Tag Archives: Alphabet

Baby Einstein: First Words

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Julie Aigner-Clark Publisher: Disney Press Product Description Build your baby’s vocabulary with this new first words book. Split into familiar catagories such as animals, nature, food and babies themselves, the youngest learners will be able to identify the names of familiar objects. Baby Einstein Books is an imprint of developmentally appropriate, […]

Elmo’s ABC Book (Sesame Street)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Sarah Albee Publisher: Dalmatian Press Product Description Elmo the little monster cannot decide which is his favorite letter of the alphabet, because he has favorite things for almost every letter.

B Is for Bethlehem: A Christmas Alphabet Board Book

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Isabel Wilner Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Product Description Tender and joyful, this alphabet board book tells the story of Jesus’ birth in graceful couplets. Radiant collage art shimmers with all the glad expectancy of the Christmas season. The original picture book edition was an American Bookseller Pick of the Lists and a […]

Nutshell Library (Caldecott Collection)

Rating: (59 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description This 4-volume boxed set contains an alphabet book, a book of rhymes about each month, a counting book, and a cautionary tale all written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Includes the titles Alligators All Around, Chicken Soup with Rice, One Was Johnny, and Pierre.(Titles available separately in […]

America : A Patriotic Primer

Rating: (69 reviews) Author: Lynne Cheney Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Amazon.com Review Written by Lynne Cheney, author and wife of Vice President Richard Cheney, to honor this “beautiful land made more beautiful still by our commitment to freedom,” America: A Patriotic Primer is a proud celebration of the individuals, milestones, and principles of […]

The Construction Alphabet Book

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Jerry Pallotta Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing

Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten (Miss Bindergarten Books)

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Joseph Slate Publisher: Puffin Amazon.com On the first day of kindergarten, Miss Bindergarten must prepare her classroom for her beloved students. This noble, whimsical teacher greets her dark, summertime-empty classroom with an explosion of color–a bouquet of fall leaves, a goldfish, rolled-up posters, and shoeboxes full of no-doubt-delightful surprises. Meanwhile, her […]

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Preschool (Comprehensive Curriculumà)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description Offering an entire Preschool curriculum, this best-selling Comprehensive Curriculum workbook features educational activities and instruction. Containing 544 pages organized by subject area with lessons in reading, writing, spelling, math, citizenship, and science. Perfect as a home schooling resource or as a supplement […]

First 100 Words (First 100)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Priddy Books Product Description Ideal for ages 2 and up. Features 100 everyday words for children to learn and help build their vocabulary. Beautiful color photographs. Simple design in a sturdy format.

Wee Sing Bible Songs (Wee Sing) CD and Book Edition (Wee Sing)

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp Publisher: Price Stern Sloan Book Description The bestselling Wee Sing line is now tailored for the most modern Wee Sing fans! These eight classic Wee Sing titles are now in a great new package—a book and CD in a reusable blister!

First Words Flash Cards (Brighter Child Flash Cards)

Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: Brighter Child Product Description Brighter Child First Words Flash Cards offer children a fun and easy way to practice those first words to prepare for school. Featuring 54 cards that help reinforce phonics, letter recognition, and reading readiness skills with full-color illustrations. A special card also offers creative game ideas […]

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Grade 3 (Comprehensive Curriculumà)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description Offering an entire grade 3 curriculum, this best-selling Comprehensive Curriculum workbook features educational activities and instruction. Containing 544 pages organized by subject area with lessons in reading, writing, spelling, math, citizenship, and science. Perfect as a home schooling resource or as a […]

The Wheels on the Bus

Rating: (70 reviews) Author: Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Amazon.com “The wheels on the bus go round and round…. All over town.” This traditional song, a favorite of children everywhere, is adapted and illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky, winner of the Caldecott Medal for his lush version of Rapunzel, and Caldecott honors for Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, […]

ABC3D

Author: Marion Bataille Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Product Description “One of the most delightful and innovative pop-up books I have ever seen.”–Robert Sabuda Prepare to be amazed. From the lenticular cover that changes with the angle of your hands all the way to the Z, ABC3D is as much a work of art as it […]

The Giving Tree (Slipcased Mini Edition)

Rating: (581 reviews) Author: Shel Silverstein Publisher: HarperCollins Amazon.com To say that this particular apple tree is a “giving tree” is an understatement. In Shel Silverstein’s popular tale of few words and simple line drawings, a tree starts out as a leafy playground, shade provider, and apple bearer for a rambunctious little boy. Making the […]

Ready, Set, Go!

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Amazon.com With its simple rhyming text, vibrant pictures, “peekaboo” windows, and small board-book format, Ready, Set, Go! is ideal for curious young minds and hands. On alternating two-page spreads, the words “ready/set” are repeated, opposite an illustrated page with a die-cut hole. Readers guess what’s behind […]

Grow Up!

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description From the author and illustrator of the best-selling Peek-a-Who? comes another irresistible board book that’s sure to entertain curious babies and toddlers. With peek-a-boo windows featuring adorable baby animals, bright colors and a simple, playful text, Grow Up! takes guessing games for toddlers to […]

Alphabet

Author: Matthew Van Fleet Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books Book Description An Amazing ABC Safari for Preschoolers! In Matthew Van Fleet’s incredible new multiconcept book, over 100 creatures and plants from A to Z hilariously demonstrate action words, synonyms, opposites, and more. Young explorers are challenged to spot four plants or animals that begin […]

How Big Is a Foot?

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Rolf Myller Publisher: Yearling Book Description The King wants to give the Queen something special for her birthday. The Queen has everything, everything except a bed. The trouble is that no one in the Kingdom knows the answer to a very important question: How Big is a Bed? because beds at […]

Sticker Activity A B C (First Concepts)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Priddy Books Book Description Ideal for preschool kids.Easy to peel, self-adhesive stickers.Includes fun games and activities that encourage early learning skills.Well over 100 stickers in each book.

The Important Book

Rating: (33 reviews) Author: Margaret Wise Brown Publisher: HarperTrophy Amazon.com “The important thing about rain is/ that it is wet./ It falls out of the sky,/ and it sounds like rain,/ and makes things shiny,/ and it does not taste like anything,/ and is the color of air./ But the important thing about rain is […]

Charley Harper ABC’s

Author: Publisher: Ammo Books Book Description Charley Harpers incredible illustrations from A to Z.

How Do Dinosaurs Clean Their Rooms?

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Come along for some BIG fun as your favorite dinosaurs learn to pick up and put away their toys. How do dinosaurs clean their rooms? With trash cans and dusters and brooms!Now Jane Yolen’s playful, read-aloud text and Mark Teague’s hilarious illustrations show […]

Max and Ruby Play School: A Picture Reader with 24 Flash Cards (All Aboard Reading)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Ruby wants to teach Max all the things a wise big sister knows, such as the alphabet, numbers, and colors. But first she has to teach him to pay attention!

Baby’s First Words in Chinese (Baby’s First Words)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Living Language Publisher: Living Language Book Description Before they focus in on their native language, babies have an amazing ability to hear and absorb sounds that adults unconsciously block out, like the subtleties of a foreign language. Baby’s First Words in Chinese is an introduction to the sounds of Chinese and […]

Perro grande… Perro pequeño / Big Dog… Little Dog

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: P.D. Eastman Publisher: Random House Book Description Illus. in full color. Trans. by Pilar de Cuenca & Inés Alvares. “The presence of the English text beneath the Spanish makes it especially helpful in the primary-grade bilingual classroom.”–Booklist.  

My Mommy’s Tote

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: P. H. Hanson Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Book Description Now it’s mommy’s turn! Cuter than a button, My Mommy’s Tote is a delicious interactive gift for mothers and their kids. Created by P. H. Hanson, whose previous books—My Granny’s Purse and My Grandpa’s Briefcase—this is a die-cut cornucopia stuffed with marvelous […]

I Stink!

Rating: (53 reviews) Author: Kate Mcmullan Publisher: HarperTrophy Amazon.com “I stink!” How can you not love such swagger and candor? And Kate and Jim McMullan’s big-eyed, loudmouthed garbage truck really must stink–by its own admission, and given all those smelly bags it’s been cramming into its huge back hopper. Most kids already love garbage trucks […]

Not a Stick

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperCollins Book Description Antoinette Portis again captures the thrill of when pretend feels so real that it becomes real. With a stick in hand, the options are endless—whether it’s conducting an orchestra, painting a masterpiece, or slaying a dragon—give a child a stick and let imagination take over and the […]

When I’m Big: A Guess How Much I Love You Storybook (Guess How Much I Love You)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Sam Mcbratney Publisher: Candlewick Book Description For the first time in twelve years, the Nutbrown Hares hop back for a brand-new GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU story. Happy spring! Out in the fresh spring air, the two Nutbrown Hares see a tiny acorn growing. “Someday it will be a tree,” […]

Baby! Baby!

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Vicky Ceelen Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description With these striking and adorable photographs, Vicky Ceelen cleverly captures the similiarities between human and animal babies. From a sleeping baby alongside a snoozing kitten to a teetering toddler and a wobbly duckling, Ceelen’s comparisons are striking. Bright photos paired […]

Dr. Seuss’s ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!

Rating: (74 reviews) Author: Dr. Seuss Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Amazon.com BIG R, little r, what begins with R? Rosy’s red rhinoceros. R…r…R From Aunt Annie’s Alligator to Rosy’s red rhinoceros to a Zizzer-Zazzer-Zuzz, learning the alphabet is bound to be fun with Dr. Seuss. And with this small, sturdy board-book version […]

The Alphabet Book (Bright & Early Board Books(TM))

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: P.D. Eastman Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description From American ants to zebras with zithers, kids will love exploring the alphabet in this classically creative P. D. Eastman alphabet book.

Christmas Pop-up

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Robert Clarke Sabuda Publisher: Orchard Books Book Description Inspiring pop-ups from Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart’s bestselling pop-up book THE CHRISTMAS ALPHABET beautifully form the word “christmas” in this stocking-stuffer sized book. This is a perfect holiday gift, as well as a must-have collectible for Sabuda and Reinhart’s many fans.

Curious George’s ABCs

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Amazon.com “A is an alligator with its mouth wide open, B is a big blue bird, C is a crab with two clamping claws….” You get the idea. It’s never too early to get your babies chewing on books and ruminating on the alphabet, and […]

My First Book Of Uppercase Letters (Kumon Workbooks)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Description coming soon…

Hooked on Phonics: Letter Sounds / Pre-k

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Hooked on Phonics Publisher: Hooked On Phonics Book Description Workbooks Pre-K – Hooked on Phonics Letter Sounds 64 colorful pages, Progress poster and stickers, Certificate of completion

My First Book Of Lowercase Letters (Kumon’s Practice Books)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description This book begins with simple strokes such as l, t, i and gradually moves on to letters containing diagonal lines and curves. Ages: 4, 5, 6 Manufacturer: Marlon Creations

The Z Was Zapped: A Play in Twenty-Six Acts

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Chris Van Allsburg Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Book Description A dramatic black- and- white presentation of the alphabet in which the three-time Caldecott medalist depicts a mysterious transformation of each letter.

Mary Engelbreit’s A Merry Little Christmas: Celebrate from A to Z

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperCollins Book Description In a tiny little village blanketed with snow, Gregory Mouse is ready to ring in the holidays! This adorable fellow, whom readers may recognize from Mary Engelbreit’s The Night Before Christmas, shares Christmas carols, sleigh rides, and gingerbread houses with his family and all the friends they’ve […]

Eating the Alphabet

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Lois Ehlert Publisher: Red Wagon Books Amazon.com Ages 1-3. This appetizing alphabet book shows fruits and vegetables so juicy and alive, you’ll wish they could jump off the page and into your mouth. Even vegetable haters will find it hard to resist the vibrantly colored collage illustrations, which make each item […]

My First Touch & Feel Picture Cards: First Words (Touch & Feel)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK Preschool Book Description Perfect for helping children develop early language skills, this exciting range of interactive flash cards reinforces learning through touch.

A Is for Angry: An Animal and Adjective Alphabet

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Sandra Boynton Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Book Description “Because you can’t stand another apple, ball, or cup,” Sandra Boynton presents an alphabet book of animals and adjectives. An Angry Animal Assortment Along an Arrow starts off the whimsy as a Big Bashful Bear, a Cute Clean Cat, a Tangled Turkey, a […]

P Is for Pilgrim: A Thanksgiving Alphabet (Sleeping Bear Alphabets)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Carol Crane Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press Book Description P is for Pilgrim covers the history and traditions of Thanksgiving from its earliest days to modern times. Educators will find the inclusion of the Core Democratic Values, and how our early settlers laid the foundations for these ideals, of valuable use for […]

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Rating: (153 reviews) Author: Bill Martin Jr., John Archambault Publisher: Little Simon Amazon.com The 26 characters in this rhythmic, rhyming baby book are a lowercase alphabet with attitude. “A told b, and b told c, ‘I’ll meet you at the top of the coconut tree’”–which probably seemed like a good idea until the other 23 […]

Alphabet Flash Cards (Brighter Child Flash Cards)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: Brighter Child Book Description Brighter Child Alphabet Flash Cards offer children a fun and easy way to practice their alphabet skills. Featuring 54 cards that help reinforce phonics, uppercase and lowercase letter recognition, and reading readiness skills. Full-color, charming illustrations help to engage children. A special card […]

Eric Carle’s ABC (The World of Eric Carle)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description A. B. C. D. Unfold the full-page flaps to reveal an ant, bear, camel, and duck! Eric Carle’s illustrated alphabet and animals make learning your ABCs as easy as . . . well, A, B, C!

A Is for Adventure (The Backyardigans)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Irene Kilpatrick Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Book Description From astronaut to zeppelin, join the Backyardigans on alphabetic adventures!

Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Jeanette Winter Publisher: Voyager Books Book Description Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mâché skeletons, or calaveras, for Mexico’s Day of the Dead fiesta. From the Angel and Doctor to the Mariachi and Unicornio, there’s a special calavera for each letter of the alphabet. Come dance with them! Includes […]

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Rating: (153 reviews) Author: Bill Martin Jr., John Archambault Publisher: Aladdin Amazon.com The 26 characters in this rhythmic, rhyming baby book are a lowercase alphabet with attitude. “A told b, and b told c, ‘I’ll meet you at the top of the coconut tree’”–which probably seemed like a good idea until the other 23 members […]