Good Night  Gorilla
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Good Night Gorilla


  • Author : Peggy Rathmann
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1994-04-13
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 40
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698152236


Good Night Gorilla Book Description :

For a short time, this new larger edition includes a print signed by Peggy Rathmann! It's bedtime at the zoo, and all the animals are going to sleep. Or are they? Who's that short, furry guy with the keys in his hand and the mischievous grin? Sneak along behind the zookeeper's back and see who gets the last laugh in this riotous good-night romp. The new generous trim size of every toddler's favorite book is even easier to share. With a warm, funny author's note highlighting how much this book has meant to kids and families since it was first published and some clever new details hidden in the illustrations, Good Night, Gorilla is the perfect gift for new babies as well as fans young and old.

Celebrating Cuentos

Celebrating Cuentos


  • Author : Jamie Campbell Naidoo
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 381
  • ISBN 10 : 9781591589044


Celebrating Cuentos Book Description :

More effectively meet the diverse literacy needs of the growing Latino population by learning how to evaluate and select quality Latino children's literature. * Figures relating to Latino population growth, home language of Latinos, and stressors of recently arrived Latinos * Extensive bibliography of print and web resources for developing collections of quality materials about Latino cultures, professional publications related relating to evaluating Latino children's literature and integrating the literature into classrooms and libraries, and recommended English, Spanish, and bilingual children's and young adult books about Latinos * Contains useful resources such as reproducible bookmarks of recommended Latino children's books, evaluation sheets for analyzing Latino children's books for stereotypes, and a bingo sheet for professional development related to library services for Latinos and Latino children

Bootsie Barker Bites

Bootsie Barker Bites


  • Author : Barbara Bottner
  • Publisher : Putnam Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 0399221255


Bootsie Barker Bites Book Description :

Bootsie Barker only wants to play games in which she bites, until one day her friend comes up with a better game.

Good Night  Sweet Butterflies  Mini Edition
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

Good Night Sweet Butterflies Mini Edition


  • Author : Dawn Bentley
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-01-09
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 14
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416912965


Good Night Sweet Butterflies Mini Edition Book Description :

Follows five colorful butterflies as they fly from yellow daisies to red roses looking for a place to fall asleep.

Good Night   Buenas Noches

Good Night Buenas Noches


  • Author : Meritxell Marti
  • Publisher : Gibbs Smith
  • Release Date : 2018-09-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages : 18
  • ISBN 10 : 142365028X


Good Night Buenas Noches Book Description :

A bilingual slide-the-tab board book, with text in English and Spanish. Cleverly provides a number of gentle good night wishes for baby at bedtime, as baby along with the cat, the trees outside, and even baby's house all close their eyes and fall asleep. The sliding tabs do the work of closing the eyes on illustrator Xavier Salomó's simple but engaging art. Illustrator Xavier Salomó was born in Barcelona. He studied illustration, drawing, and printing at the Massana School of Barcelona and art history at the University of Barcelona. He's worked as an illustrator and graphic designer for various advertising agencies and publishers. In 2006, he won the Junceda Prize for his book The Sounds of . . . Meritxell Martí was born in Barcelona, and is a writer and professor of humanities at the Open University of Catalonia.

Up  Down  and Around
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Up Down and Around


  • Author : Katherine Ayres
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 0763623784


Up Down and Around Book Description :

Sprightly illustrations set the mood for a rhythmic text that follows nature's course as it demonstrates how seeds in a garden grow into a final feast of backyard bounty. Full color.

Officer Buckle and Gloria
Score: 4
From 78 Ratings

Officer Buckle and Gloria


  • Author : Peggy Rathmann
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1995-09-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 40
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698152250


Officer Buckle and Gloria Book Description :

"Besides the beguiling story, the affable illustrations of the smiling Gloria, the accidental mayhem in the background, and the myriad safety tips -- such as 'always pull the toothpick out of your sandwhich' and 'never lick a stop sign in the winter' -- add to the enjoyment. A glorious picture book." -- The Horn Book"Rathmann is a quick rising star in the world of chidren's books. In this book, she again shows her flair for creating real characters, dramatic situations and for knowing what will make young audiences giggle and think." -- Children's Book Review Magazine"Rathman brings a lighter-than-air comic touch to this outstanding, solid-as-a-brick picture book." -- Publisher's Weekly"A five-star performance." -- School Library Journal