Book Sets

Whole Book Approach Storytime Set - Pre-K

Use The Carle's unique approach to looking at picture books right at home or in your library or classroom! Each bin includes ten hand-picked picture books perfect for preschoolers, a copy of Megan Dowd Lambert's Reading Picture Books with Children, and a Whole Book Approach Storytime Guide created by Megan, including discussion plans, extension activities and resources for all 10 books in your bin.

Pre-K bin includes:

  • Baby Says by John Steptoe
  • City Shapes by Diana Murray, illus. by Bryan Collier
  • Freight Train by Donald Crews
  • Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback
  • Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book by Yuyi Morales
  • Little You by Richard Van Camp, illus. by Julie Flett
  • Looking for Bongo by Eric Velasquez
  • The Twins' Blanket by Hyewon Yum
  • We Don't Eat Our Classmates! by Ryan T. Higgins
  • When's My Birthday? by Julie Fogliano, illus. by Christian Robinson
Item No. 9781642413823
$247.74
Whole Book Approach Storytime Set - Kindergarten

Use The Carle's unique approach to looking at picture books right at home or in your library or classroom! Each bin includes ten hand-picked picture books perfect for kindergarteners, a copy of Megan Dowd Lambert's Reading Picture Books with Children, and a Whole Book Approach Storytime Guide created by Megan, including discussion plans, extension activities and resources for all 10 books in your bin. Kindergarten bin includes:

  • Bob by Tracey Campbell Pearson
  • Grandma's Tiny House by JaNay Brown-Wood, illus. by Priscilla Buris
  • If I Was the Sunshine by Julie Fogliano, illus. by Loren Long
  • Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall
  • Thank You, Omu! by Oge Mora
  • The Girl and the Wolf by Katherena Vermett, illus. by Julie Flett
  • The King of Kindergarten by Derrick Barnes, illus. by Vanessa Brantley-Newton
  • The Little Red Stroller by Joshua Furst, illus. by Katy Wu
  • This is Sadie by Sara O'Leary, illus. by Julie Morstad
  • We've Got the Whole World in Our Hands by Rafael Lopez
Item No. 9781642413830
$265.78
Whole Book Approach Storytime Set - First Grade

Use The Carle's unique approach to looking at picture books right at home or in your library or classroom! Each bin includes ten hand-picked picture books perfect for first graders, a copy of Megan Dowd Lambert's Reading Picture Books with Children, and a Whole Book Approach Storytime Guide created by Megan, including discussion plans, extension activities and resources for all 10 books in your bin.

First grade set includes:

  • A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin
  • Green by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
  • Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhod by F. Isabel Campoy & Theresa Howell, illus. by Rafael Lopez
  • Owls are Good at Keeping Secrets: An Unusual Alphabet by Sara O'Leary, illus. by Jacob Grant
  • Real Sisters Pretend by Megan Dowd Lambert, illus. by Nicole Tadgell
  • Saturday by Oge Mora
  • Sing, Don't Cry by Angela Dominguez
  • Water is Water: A Book about the Water Cycle by Miranda Paul, illus. by Jason Chin
  • Wave by Suzy Lee
  • Wild Berries by Julie Flett
Item No. 9781642413847
$264.75
Early Childhood Whole Book Approach Storytime Guide Set

Read-Aloud time with kids is now easier with the help of these Early Elementary Whole Book Approach Storytime Guides.

This set contains 4 guides (Pre-K, Kindergarten, First Grade and Second Grade) PLUS the book Reading Picture Books with Children: How to Shake Up Storytime and get kids talking about what they See from award-winning author, Megan Dowd Lambert. The Storytime Guides offer suggested discussion points and engaging questions for 10 read-aloud titles per grade.

This set is the perfect solution for teachers, librarians or parents who may already have the picture books in their library and are looking for helpful tools in the way of a Storytime Guide to engage children while reading them.

Item No. 9781642416879
$176.99
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 1

Save 58% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • The World of Eric CarleNovember 22, 2002 - March 23, 2003
  • The Art of Maurice Sendak: Inside and OutNovember 22, 2002 - January 12, 2003
  • Nancy Ekholm Burkert: The Art of IllustrationJanuary 31, 2003 - March 30, 2003
  • The Art of Mitsumasa Anno: Bridging Cultures April 15, 2003 - January 29, 2003
  • Leo Lionni: A Passion for CreativityJuly 12, 2003 - October 19, 2003
  • From the Silver Age to Stalin: Russian Children's Book Illustration in the Sasha Lurye CollectionNovember 7, 2003 - January 18, 2004
Item No. EXCA1
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 2

Save 58% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Heart and Humor: The Picture Book Art of William SteigFebruary 8, 2004 - April 25, 2004
  • Dancing Line and Merry Color: Worlds of Margot and Kaethe Zemach July 25, 2004 - November 7, 2004
  • The Mysteries of Chris Van AllsburgNovember 20, 2004 - March 13, 2005
  • The Picture Book Made New: Margaret Wise Brown and Her IllustratorsMarch 29, 2005 - JJuly 10, 2005
  • Painter and Poet: The Wonderful World of Ashley BryanJuly 23, 2005 - November 6, 2005
  • Picturing the World: The Art of Alice and Martin ProvensenNovember 19, 2005 - March 12, 2006
Item No. EXCA2
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 3

Save 65% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Dutch Treats: Contemporary Illustration from The NetherlandsMarch 28, 2006 - June 25, 2006
  • The Wonderful Art of OzJuly 11, 2006 - October 22, 2006
  • Quentin Blake: The Theater of the PageNovember 7, 2006 - March 11, 2007
  • The Art of Allen Say: A Sense of Place July 3, 2007 - October 28, 2007
  • Seeking a State of Grace: The Art of Arnold LobelMarch 15, 2008 - June 17, 2008
  • Children Should Be Seen: The Image of the Child in American Picture-Book ArtNovember 15, 2007 - March 9, 2008
Item No. EXCA3
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 4

Save 70% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Flights into Fantasy: The Kendra and Allan Daniel Collection of Children's IllustrationJuly 1, 2007 - October 26, 2008
  • Those Telling Lines: The Art of Virginia Lee BurtonMarch 24, 2009 - June 21, 2009
  • Drawings from the Heart: Tomie dePaola Turns 75July 3, 2009 - November 1, 2009
  • Over Rainbows and Down Rabbit Holes: The Art of Children's BooksNovember 11, 2008 - March 8, 2009
  • Into the Woods: Antonio Frasconi's Art for ChildrenMarch 23, 2010 - June 21, 2010
  • Monsters and Miracles: A Journey through Jewish Picture BooksOctober 15, 2010 - January 23, 2011
Item No. EXCA4
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 5

Save 67% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • What a Circus! The Art of Etienne DelessertFebruary 8, 2011 - June 5, 2011
  • Tomi Ungerer: Chronicler of the AbsurdJune 18, 2011 - October 9, 2011
  • Growing Every Which Way But Up: The Children's Book Art of Jules FeifferOctober 25, 2011 - January 22, 2012
  • Beyond Books: The Independent Art of Eric CarleSeptember 30, 2012 - February 24, 2013
  • Seriously Silly: A Decade of Art and Whimsy by Mo WillemsJune 22, 2013 - February 23, 2014
  • Simms Taback: Art by DesignJune 28, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Item No. EXCA5
$35.00
Exhibiton Catalog Bundle 6

Save 65% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile & Friends: The Art of Bernard WaberMarch 18, 2014 - June 8, 2014
  • Tall Tales & Short Tales: The Art of Uri ShulevitzMarch 14, 2015 - June 14, 2015
  • Magician of the Modern: The Art of Leonard WeisgardMarch 8, 2016 - June 5, 2016
  • Americana on Parade: The Art of Robert McCloskeyJune 19, 2016 - October 23, 2016
  • The Golden Age to the Modern Era: The Michael and Esther Droller CollectionNovember 6, 2016 - January 29, 2017
  • The Picture Book Odysseys of Peter Sis June 8, 2019 - October 27, 2019
Item No. EXCA6
$35.00