Animal & Pet Books for Kids

Arriba Up, Abajo Down at the Boardwalk
(Bilingual, opposites) Life’s a ball of fun! A multicultural activity book in Spanish and English—with pronunciation guide in both languages. Set in California’s historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (ages 2+, ELS, 36 illustrations) ISBN: 978-0615688237
Arriba, abajo en la playa: Un libro de opuestos (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Spanish Children's Books, Book 4 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: Spanish. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Opposites, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / Spanish
Includes Spanish pronunciation guide in English. Arriba, abajo es un libro de comparaciones en la playa (para niños de 2 – 7 años). Spanish activity book of contrasts and opposites for ages 2 - 7 years.
Butterfly Blink: A Book Without Words
Series: Stories Without Words, Book 2 · STEM Books for Kids · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 830. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
(Wordless, insects) Winner of Promoting Picture Books’ Art Cover Contest. A wordless picture book fantasy that helps kids cement vocabulary. Blink—and they multiply. Blink—and they’re gone! Includes habitat conservation info and characters of color (ages 2 – 6, 24 illustrations)
De la silla de Ivan salió: Un misterio
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 5 · Spanish Children's Books, Book 6 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Words, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
(Spanish prepositions mystery) Un libro de suspense que enseña preposiciones. Elena es una niña sensible. A diferencia de su hermano medio loco, ella se apega a la razón y a los hechos. Pero el mundo práctico de Elena está a punto de volverse sobre boca abajo gracias a un invitado inusual. Las actividades incluyen Encotrar "lo" y ver SECRETOS en línea para niños entre 4 a 7 años de edad
Ella no quiere los gusanos: Un misterio (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Spanish Children's Books, Book 3 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 930. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
Includes Spanish pronunciation guide in English Top 10 "Mejor Libros" de 2011 - ForeWord Reviews. ¿Quién regala gusanos — y POR QUÉ? En este misterio divertido por Karl Beckstrand toda la familia se va a reír aprendiendo a contar, y sobre el valor de compartir. Para cualquier edad (3 – 7 años), incluye actividades de búsqueda, una protagonista mulatta y dibujos.
Horse & Dog Adventures in Early California: Short Stories & Poems
Series: Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $3.05 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by Karl Beckstrand. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(Short stories, survival) “Simple language & homespun charm.” Ransom Wilcox’s adventures in the back country of Northern California show his love of animals and nature with courage and perseverance (ages 9+). 42-pages, soft cover/ebook, diverse characters, approx. 8,000 words, ISBN: 978-0615856162
It Came from under the High Chair: A Mystery
Series: Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 6 · Food Books for Children, Book 6 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids · Bilingual Spanish Children's Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Words, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
(Bilingual humor). Debuted at #1 in its category. A mysterious visitor brings intrigue, excitement, and humor to a biracial family. A picture book of prepositions, interjections, monsters, and heroes—with, finding/counting activity and online SECRETS for ages 4 – 7/ESL. 36 pages, 800 words, available in Spanish or bilingual, hard, soft, and ebook.
Ma MacDonald Flees the Farm: It's Not a Pretty Picture ... Book
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Food Books for Children, Book 4 · Careers for Kids, Book 2 · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 710. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(Humor) When animals ruin Mrs. MacDonald’s catering business, Ma takes action--you can too with finding activity for ages 3 - 7. Soft cover and ebook, 32 illustrations
Muffy & Valor: A True Story
Series: Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Friendship
After a painful injury, a wary dog named Muffy learns compassion for a German shepherd that has been hit by a car. Book on pet friendship by Karl Beckstrand, illustrated by Brandon Rodriguez (ages 4 - 7, hard or soft cover/ebook, 700 words, 28 illustrations)
Polar Bear Bowler: A Story Without Words
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Stories Without Words, Book 1 · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 710. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Karl Beckstrand. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Polar Regions
A polar bear finds new friends and fun at the poles. You tell the story. (Stories Without Words series, Vol. 1)
Ruidos en la casa: Un misterio (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Spanish Children's Books, Book 1 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Sounds, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
A scaredy-cat dog faces his fears. Includes Spanish pronunciation guide in English (ages 3 - 7). Otro misterio divertido por Karl Beckstrand; toda la familia va a reírse aprendiendo sobre el temor, el valor y la amistad.
She Doesn't Want the Worms! A Mystery - with Online Secrets
Series: Mini-mysteries for Minors · Food Books for Children, Book 2 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
(Humor, bilingual) Top 10 Best Books of 2011 – ForeWord Reviews. A STEM book about a bi-racial girl who responds to some unusual animal gifts--that happen to be alive. Includes full text and pronunciation guide in both English and Spanish, finding activity, and online secrets (3+ years for ESL, 24 illustrations),
She Doesn't Want the Worms! Ella no quiere los gusanos: A Mystery in Spanish & English
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books, Book 3 · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 3 · Spanish Children's Books · Activity Books for Kids · STEM Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(Humor, bilingual) Top 10 Best Books of 2011 – ForeWord Reviews. A STEM book about a bi-racial girl who responds to some unusual animal gifts--that happen to be alive. Includes full text and pronunciation guide in both English and Spanish, finding and counting activities, and online secrets (3+ years for ESL, 24 illustrations)
Sounds in the House! A Mystery
Series: Mini-mysteries for Minors · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Sounds, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
(Humor) “Suspenseful without ever getting too intense for younger readers." - Kirkus Reviews. Ever been scared by strange noises? A scaredy-cat dog faces his fears. Nothing to fear; just laughs here! (ages 3 - 7, 24 illustrations)
Sounds in the House! Sonidos en la casa: A Mystery (in English & Spanish)
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books, Book 1 · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 1 · Spanish Children's Books · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(Humor, bilingual) “Suspenseful without ever getting too intense for younger readers." - Kirkus Reviews. Ever been scared by strange noises? A scaredy-cat dog faces his fears. Nothing to fear; just laughs here! Spanish-English with pronunciation guide (ages 3 & up/ESL, 24 illustrations)
The Bridge of the Golden Wood: A Parable on How to Earn a Living
Series: Careers for Kids, Book 3 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Money, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
(Career picture book) A child with a knack for solving problems helps some hungry fish and finds a treasure. Illustrated Asian folk tale teaches the value of work and includes career ideas and online resources by former Silicon Valley recruiter Karl Beckstrand (for ages 4+). 530 words, 26 pages
The Dancing Flamingos of Lake Chimichanga
Series: Food Books for Children, Book 5 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 580. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Dance
(Humor) 5 glowing Amazon Vine Voice reviews! Quirky birds with a zest for life, revel, feast, and dance on the shores of a shimmering lake. Counting activity for ages 3 – 6 (24 illustrations, book/ebook)
Ups & Downs at the Boardwalk
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Opposites
An activity book of contrasts and opposites, Ups & Downs includes finding and counting activities and vivid illustrations that aid comprehension and help build vocabulary (ages 2 - 8).
Why Juan Can't Sleep: A Mystery?
Series: Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 4 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Daily Activities
Crazy day—of work and play—worn-out Juan “Must sleep!” A bedtime mystery--with finding activities and hilarious illustrations by Luis Sanz that aid comprehension and help build vocabulary (ages 4 - 10). Young and old will identify with this funny, spooky quest for rest.