Animal & Pet Books for Kids

Arriba Up, Abajo Down at the Boardwalk: A Book of Opposites in English & Spanish
(Bilingual, opposites) “Highly recommended” – Midwest Book Review. A multicultural activity picture book—with a pronunciation guide in both languages, finding, and counting. Set in California’s historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (for kids ages 2+ ESL, 93 words, 36 illustrations)
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: 980. Language: Spanish. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Opposites, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / Spanish
(Spanish opposites). “Highly recommended” – Midwest Book Review Un libro de comparaciones, opuestos y de búsqueda con protagonistas hispanos. Includes multicultural characters, finding and counting activity, parts of speech (niños/kids ages 2 – 7, 93 words, 26 ilustraciones)
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: 900. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
(Stories Without Words series) Winner: Promoting Picture Books’ Art Cover Contest. A wordless picture book that helps kids (2 - 6) cement vocabulary. Blink—and the butterflies multiply. Insect habitat conservation info & characters of color; 24 pg.
De la silla de Ivan salió: Un misterio (with pronunciation guide in English)
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: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,380. 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. 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. 36 pg., 800 words
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: 1,020. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(Insects, Spanish) ¿Quién regala gusanos — y POR QUÉ? Mientras piensas y repiensas, cuenta los bichos. Diversión para niños entre 3 – 8 años, protagonista hispana. Bugs! Find them—don’t eat them. STEM book; 24 illustrations, 180 palabras, online secrets; ages 3 – 8
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
(Country living) “Simple language and homespun charm.” Ransom Wilcox’s adventures in the back country of Northern California show his courage and love of animals and nature (for ages 9+). 42-pages, diverse characters, approx. 8,000 words
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: 780. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(Zoo humor) When animals ruin Mrs. MacDonald’s catering business she takes action—you can too with finding activity, food, and diverse characters (for ages 3 – 7). 500 words, 32 illustrations
Muffy & Valor: A True Dog Story
Series: Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Friendship
(Nonfiction, pets) After her own injury, a wary dog named Muffy learns empathy for a German shepherd that has been hit by a car. Illustrated book teaches compassion, friendship, courage, and trust (Hispanic characters, 28 illustrations, 700 words in dyslexic-friendly font for children ages 4 – 7);
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
(Bedtime humor, sports) “A charming wordless story…full of…polish and physical comedy” – Publisher’s Weekly. The adventures of a polar bear who hitches a ride to Antarctica. He’s never seen penguins before; to him they look like something fun to play with. You tell/write the story (Stories Without Words series, Vol. 1 for ages 2 – 6); 30 illustrations
Ruidos en la casa: Un misterio cómico (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: 1,080. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Sounds, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
(Humor, Spanish) "Suspenseful without ever getting too intense" - Kirkus Reviews. ¿Has oído en tu casa ruidos que te asustan? No hay nada que temer – un libro chistoso (para niños entre 3 – 7 años) con una actividad de búsqueda. ¡Te vas a divertir! 180 palabras, 24 ilustraciones
She Doesn't Want the Worms! Ella no quiere los gusanos: A Mystery in English & Spanish
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: 1,160. 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. “Delightful...humorous...bright illustrations” – Ana Rodriguez for School Library Journal. A STEM book about a bi-racial girl who responds to some unusual gifts--that happen to be alive! Full text and pronunciation guide in both languages, bug finding activity, online secrets (ages 3+ ESL, 180 words, 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: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,200. 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." - Kirkus Reviews. Ever been scared by strange noises? A scaredy-cat dog faces his fears. Spanish-English picture book with pronunciation guide and finding activity (ages 3+/ESL, 180 words, 24 pages)
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: 1,600. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Money, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
Selected for Vermont’s elementary school economics curriculum. A child helps hungry fish and finds a treasure. Illustrated Asian folk tale shows the value of work and gives career and business ideas. Kids (4+) love the story; older ones apply what they learn. 530 dyslexic-friendly words; 26 pg.
The Dancing Flamingos of Lake Chimichanga: Silly Birds
Series: Food Books for Children, Book 5 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Dance
Quirky birds with a zest for life, revel, feast, and dance on the shores of a shimmering lake. Counting activity for ages 3 – 6 (350 words, 24 illustrations). "5 out of 5 stars…Playful, inspired, funny…full of fun! …Brilliantly colored!" - Jean B. Yates, Vine Voice Reviewer
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: 890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Daily Activities
(Bedtime humor) "Crosses cultural boundaries...Lovely exploration...fabulously rich and evocative of the artistry of Shel Silverstein” - Mark Condon, Unite for Literacy. Worn-out Juan “Must sleep!” Tonight he’ll dream of dragons...or will he? Includes finding activity, Spanglish (for ages 4 – 8); 32 illustrations, 290 words
Boliche polar: Un cuento sin palabras
Series: Spanish Children's Books · Stories Without Words · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 720. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Games
(Arctic Humor, Spanish) "Charming wordless story...full of...polish and physical comedy" - Publisher's Weekly. Un oso polar va a la Antártica. Él nunca ha visto a un pingüino. A él se ven como algo divertido con el cual jugar. Para niños de 2 - 6 años; 30 ilustraciones (Cuentos sin palabras serie). Kids love to tell or write the story.