Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Fleming, Meg

Summary: "A rhyming picture book about the loving parent-child relationship in animal and human families"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC FLE

Cleary, Beverly.

Summary: A series of letters from Leigh Botts to an author, Mr. Henshaw, dealing with Leigh's aspirations of becoming an author, as well as excerpts from his diary showing the concerns of a bright young boy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon 1983

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Farrington, Susan

Summary: Describes the many different reasons and situations in which parents love their children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer+Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC FAR

Graff, Lisa (Lisa Colleen)

Summary: Bedtime is near, but from the end of dinner until lights are turned off, it is not really time for sleeping until a child receives a special good night wish.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E GRA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GRA

Willems, Mo

Summary: An introductory guide to the world for new babies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children, an imprint of Disney Book Group 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E WIL

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIL

Hutton, John (John S.)

Summary: "Written by a pediatrician, this soft, rhyming story from a baby's point of view with dreamy watercolor illustrations celebrates the beloved, healthy ritual of parent-child reading. It also reinforces recent American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations to begin daily reading with children at birth, to promote bonding, language, attention, and other aspects of development."--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Manatee Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD HUT

Hopkins, Ellen.

Summary: With both joy and fear, seventeen-year-old Ariel begins to explore her sexuality, while living with her controlling, abusive father who has told Ariel that her mother deserted her years ago.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC HOP

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC HOP

Larsen, Mylisa

Summary: A child provides instructions for putting tired parents to bed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E LAR

Nakawaki, Hatsue

Summary: A young child learns that although creatures that appear can also disappear, parents will always be there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Nakawaki 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE NAK

Boynton, Sandra

Summary: Snuggle Puppy's parent expresses love for his fuzzy little one through a kind of song that includes kisses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BRD

Doller, Trish

Summary: Abducted at age five, Callie, now seventeen, has spent her life on the run but when her mother is finally arrested and she is returned to her father in small-town Florida, Callie must find a way to leave her past behind, become part of a family again, and learn that love is more than just a possibility.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC DOL

McBratney, Sam.

Summary: While exploring their surroundings, Big and Little Nutbrown Hare play hide-and-seek in a giant tree, blow dandelions atop a mountain, and chase daddy longlegs across a field.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2012

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Parkinson, Betsy

Summary: "Piper the piglet is a very picky eater, who will only eat food beginning with the letter "P"--and somehow her parents must break her of this strange quirk, and get her to eat other good foods."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAR

Auerbach, Annie.

Summary: Splat and his brother and sister cats try to come up with the perfect gift for Mom and Dad. Includes a sheet of stickers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harperfestival 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE AUE

Stansbie, Stephanie

Summary: "Poetic verse perfectly expresses the unconditional love shared between grown-ups and their precious little ones. Togetherness is always special, whether you are enjoying springtime showers, lazy summer days, or the cozy chill of autumn and winter. The touching message will resonate with parents, grandparents, and anyone who has a little one in their life. A must-have for new parents...and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Childen's Books 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE STA

Beaton, Kate

Summary: Baby is King, and all his needs must be met by his subjects, otherwise know as his parents, but soon he will grow up, and who will rule them then?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BEA

Levine, Arthur A.

Summary: A rhyming countdown of the days of the week as a father and child find ways to spend time together while waiting for the weekend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2011

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Wells, Rosemary.

Summary: While they are at work a mother and father send powerful "love waves" to their child at home, offering reassurance and comfort in their absence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Wells 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WEL

Harper, Jo.

Summary: Animal parents describe how much they love their children by comparing them to food.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Harpe

Weeks, Sarah

Summary: All her life Aurora has heard stories about how wonderful and lucky Heidi is, and soon this paragon (now grown up and expecting a baby) will be visiting; but before she arrives part of their house is damaged in a fire, and worse, Aurora's beloved dog disappears--and while her parents have always believed in "soof" (Heidi's mom's word for love), Aurora, who has never really fit in with children...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Krauss, Ruth.

Summary: Simple, rhythmic text follows a mother cat and her kitten as they discover the love of big forests for little trees, big skies for little skyscrapers, and parents for their children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Krauss 2010

Charlip, Remy.

Summary: A parent and child spend a perfect day together, from sunrise to nightfall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Charl

Danziger, Paula

Summary: Because her divorced parents share joint custody of her, nine-year-old Amber suffers from lack of self-esteem and feels that she is a piece of jointly-owned property.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED DAN

Harrington, Claudia

Summary: Lenny follows Skye for a school project and learns about her life with two homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Looking Glass Library, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC HAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR