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Little Books, Big Feelings

Jabari Jumps (Softcover)
Cornwall, Gaia
"This simple and sincere tale of working up courage to face fears makes quite a splash." -- Kirkus Reviews

Jabari is definitely ready to jump off the diving board. He's finished his swimming lessons and passed his swim test, and he's a great jumper, so he's not scared at all. "...

Item No. 9781536202908
$7.99
Layla's Happiness
Tallie, Mariahadessa Ekere

Affirmations of black childhood abound, and whimsical wishes float like dandelion fluff. Equally as imaginative as the lyrical text, Corrin's boldly colored, textured illustrations beautifully capture the buoyant spirit of Layla, a brown girl exuding confidence, comfortable in her own...

Item No. 9781592702886
$17.95
Looking for Smile
Tarlow, Ellen
In this sweet and gentle picture book, Bear wakes one day to find his Smile gone and enlists his friends to help him find it.

Bear and Smile are always together. They wake up together, swim by the waterfall together, and eat honey together. But one day, Bear wakes up and Smile is nowhere...

Item No. 9781534466197
$17.99
Lost and Found
Tan, Shaun
A collection of three jaw-dropping stories: The Red Tree, The Lost Thing, and The Rabbits, by New York Times bestselling author and illustrator Shaun Tan

A girl finds a bright spot in a dark world. A boy leads a strange, lost creature home. And a group of peaceful...
Item No. 9780545229241
$24.99
Lots of Feelings
Kelly, Sheila M

You can read a book, but did you know that you can also read a face? A face can tell you what someone is feeling. In this expressive photo-essay, simple text and photographs introduce basic emotions - happy, grumpy, thoughtful, and more - and how people show them.

Item No. 9780761323778
$7.95
Map into the World
Yang, Kao Kalia

Filled with wonder and sorrow and happiness. --Alison McGhee, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Someday

A heartfelt story of a young girl seeking beauty and connection in a busy world.

As the seasons change, so too...

Item No. 9781541538368
$17.99
Me and My Fear
Sanna, Francesca
With its warm palette and gentle scenes of the worried child being comforted, this book could function as a sequel to Sanna's astounding debut picture book, The Journey, which recounted a family's dangerous flight from their home in a war zone. Sanna provides an...
Item No. 9781911171539
$17.95
My Cold Plum Lemon Pie Bluesy Mood
Brown, Tameka Fryer
What color is your mood?

On a really good day, Jamie feels purple like the first bite of a juicy cold plum.

And with a crayon in his hand, Jamie eases into a green feeling--like a dragon dancing through a jungle made of green jello.

But when his brothers push him around and...

Item No. 9780670012855
$17.99
My Heart
Luyken, Corinna
From the author-illustrator of The Book of Mistakes comes a gorgeous picture book about caring for your own heart and living with kindness and empathy.

My heart is a window. My heart is a slide. My heart can be closed...or opened up wide.

Some days your heart is a...

Item No. 9780735227934
$17.99
Out of a Jar
Marcero, Deborah
This highly anticipated follow-up to the critically acclaimed and bestselling picture book In a Jar stars one little bunny dealing with some very big feelings.

Llewellyn does not like to feel afraid or sad, angry, lonely, or embarrassed. And so he comes up with a brilliant...

Item No. 9780593326374
$17.99
Outside Inside (with Autographed Bookplate)
Pham, Leuyen

Free bookplate autographed by LeUyen Pham with purchase.  Pre-order now for shipping Feb 21st.

From Caldecott honoree LeUyen Pham, Outside, Inside is a moving picture book that captures the unforgettable moment during the pandemic when people all over the world came together. It celebrates the essential workers, frontline workers, and communities that worked with each other to...

Item No. 9781250798350
$18.99
Outside, Inside - Autographed
Pham, LeUyen

From Caldecott honoree LeUyen Pham, Outside, Inside is a moving picture book that captures the unforgettable moment during the pandemic when people all over the world came together. It celebrates the essential workers, frontline workers, and communities that worked with each other to...

Item No. AUTOLP1
$18.99
Pecan Pie Baby
Jacqueline Woodson & Sophie Blackall

Gia is tired of hearing about the new baby. It hasn't even been born yet, but everyone, even her friends, seem fixated on it. Gia thinks things are fine just the way they are! And she's worried: if the baby's such a big deal now, what's going to happen to Gia's nice, cozy life with Mama once it'...

Item No. 9780399239878
$16.99
Pecan Pie Baby PB
Woodson, Jacqueline
A sweet addition to the family is coming! Written by National Book Award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson. Illustrated by Caldecott Award-winning illustrator Sophie Blackall.

All anyone wants to talk about with Mama is the new "ding-dang baby" that's on the way, and Gia is...

Item No. 9780147511287
$7.99
Rain (Board Book Edition)
Ashman, Linda
2014 Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award Winner *"Altogether delightful." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review One rainy day in the city, an eager little boy exclaims, "Rain!" Across town a grumpy man grumbles, "Rain." In this endearing book, now in board book format, a rainy-day cityscape...
Item No. 9780544880375
$7.99
Sidewalk Flowers
Lawson, Jonarno
In this wordless picture book, a little girl collects wildflowers while her distracted father pays her little attention. Each flower becomes a gift, and whether the gift is noticed or ignored, both giver and recipient are transformed by their encounter. Written by award-winning poet JonArno Lawson...
Item No. 9781554984312
$16.95
Small Things
Tregonning, Mel

A stunning graphic picture book about childhood anxiety from an extraordinarily talented illustrator. On the cusp of having everything slip from his grasp, a young boy has to find a way to rebuild his sense of self.

In this wordless graphic picture book, a young boy feels alone...

Item No. 9781772780420
$18.95
Boy and the Gorilla
Kramer, Jackie Azúa
This profoundly moving tale about a grieving boy and an imaginary gorilla makes real the power of talking about loss.

On the day of his mother's funeral, a young boy conjures the very visitor he needs to see: a gorilla. Wise and gentle, the gorilla stays on to answer the heart-heavy...

Item No. 9780763698324
$16.99
Happy Book
Rash, Andy

From the creator of ARCHIE THE DAREDEVIL PENGUIN comes the unique story of two friends who can't escape all the feels.

Camper is happy as a clam and Clam is a happy camper. When you live in The Happy Book, the world is full of daisies and sunshine and friendship cakes...

Item No. 9780451471253
$17.99
The Heart and the Bottle
Jeffers, Oliver
From #1 New York Times bestseller Oliver Jeffers, comes a poignant and beautiful story about finding joy after loss.

There is a wonder and magic to childhood. We don't realize it at the time, of course . . . yet the adults in our lives do. They encourage us to see things...
Item No. 9780399254529
$18.99
Invisible Boy
Ludwig, Trudy

A gentle story that teaches how small acts of kindness can help children feel included and allow them to flourish, from esteemed author and speaker Trudy Ludwig and acclaimed illustrator Patrice Barton.

A simple act of kindness can transform an invisible boy into a friend...

...

Item No. 9781582464503
$17.99
Many Colors of Harpreet Singh
Kelkar, Supriya
"Alea Marley's cover illustration screams JOY and LOVE. I love everything about this important and necessary picture book, especially Harpreet Singh and his big heart." --Mr. Schu, Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic

"This simple yet sensitive story about a child coming to terms...

Item No. 9781454931843
$16.95
The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota's Garden
Smith, Heather

★ "Smith spins a quietly moving narrative...Wada's large-scale woodblock style illustrations are a perfect complement to the story's restrained text...The graceful way in which this book handles a sensitive and serious subject makes it a first purchase.--School Library Journal...

Item No. 9781459821033
$19.95
The Pigeon Has Feelings, Too! - Board Book
Willems, Mo
How does it feel to be a Pigeon? Well, the bus driver is trying to get him to act happy, but as we all know, this is one bird that is not going to be told what to do! Throughout this hilarious board book, Pigeon runs through his signature gamut of emotions while attempting to thwart his old nemesis.
Item No. 9780786836505
$6.99
The Rabbit Listened
Doerrfeld, Cori
A moving and universal picture book about empathy and kindness, sure to soothe heartaches big and small--now a New York Times bestseller and a perfect gift for any special occasion

When something sad happens, Taylor doesn't know where to turn. All the animals are sure they have...

Item No. 9780735229358
$17.99