Spotlight
Mordicai Gerstein
Gerstein
THE SLEEPING GYPSY author and illustrator!
read more >>

Common Core State Standards
I Like to Read Books
Holiday House eBooks

Alpha by title

Animal School Animal School
What Class Are You?
by Michelle Lord
Michael Garland, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 11 x 9 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823430451

Themes: Animals/Nonfiction, Science & Nature, Rhyme & Alliteration, Poetry
Recommendations: A, K*, LMC, SLJ
CCSS: RI. 2.1, 3-6, 8-10
L. 2.3-4a, 4e, 5a, 5b, 6
RF. 2.3, 3f, 4a, 4b
SL. 2.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 2-4, 6
W. 2.2, 5-8
Grade: SECOND | Age: 4 to 8 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2014-07-01 | Pages: 32


Barnyard Slam Barnyard Slam
by Dian Curtis Regan
Paul Meisel, Illustrator
Paperback | size: 8 1/2 x 11 | US $6.95 | ISBN: 9780823423064

Themes: Poetry, Animals/Fiction
Recommendations: K*, SLJ
Grade: SECOND | Age: 4 to 8 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2010-07-01 | Pages: 32


Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson
Taking the Stage as the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History
by Lesa Cline-Ransome
James E. Ransome, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 11 x 9 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823423620

Themes: Biography, African American Interest, 20th Century, Music, Song & Theater, Poetry
Recommendations: A, C, H, K, LMC*, PW, SLJ
CCSS: 3: RL. 1, 3, 5
4-5: RL. 2, 3, 5
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2014-01-01 | Pages: 32


BIG IS BIG (AND LITTLE, LITTLE) A BOOK OF CONTRASTS BIG IS BIG (AND LITTLE, LITTLE) A BOOK OF CONTRASTS
by J. Patrick Lewis
Bob Barner, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 11 x 9 1/2 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823419098

Themes: Opposites, Preschool, Poetry
Recommendations: K, PW, SLJ
Grade: KINDERGARTEN | Age: 2 to 5 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2007-04-01 | Pages: 32


BLUES JOURNEY BLUES JOURNEY
by Walter Dean Myers
Christopher Myers, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 11 X 8 1/2 | US $18.95 | ISBN: 9780823416134

Themes: Poetry, African American Interest
Recommendations: A, H*, K*, PW, SLJ*
CCSS: 1, 2: RL.4
3: RL.4, RL.5, RL.7
4: RL.2, RL.5, RL.6
5: RL.2, RL.5, L.3.b
Grade: FIFTH | Age: All ages | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2003-03-01 | Pages: 48


A CHILD'S CALENDAR A CHILD'S CALENDAR
by John Updike
Trina Schart Hyman, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823414451

Themes: Poetry, Weather, Family & Relationships
Recommendations: A, BL, C, H, K, PW, SLJ*, WC
CCSS: K: RL.4, RL.5
1, 2: RL.4
3: RL.5, RL.7
Grade: FIRST | Age: All ages | Season: FALL
Pub date: 1999-09-01 | Pages: 32


A CHILD'S CALENDAR A CHILD'S CALENDAR
by John Updike
Trina Schart Hyman, Illustrator
Paperback | size: | US $7.99 | ISBN: 9780823417667

Themes: Poetry, Weather
Recommendations: A, BL, C, H, K, PW, SLJ*, WC
CCSS: K: RL.4, RL.5
1, 2: RL.4
3: RL.5, RL.7
Grade: FIRST | Age: 1 to 4 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2002-09-01 | Pages: 32


Edgar Allan's Official Crime Investigation Notebook Edgar Allan's Official Crime Investigation Notebook
by Mary Amato
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823422715

Themes: Writing, Humor, Poetry
Recommendations: K
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 6 to 10 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2010-10-15 | Pages: 176


Edgar Allan's Official Crime Investigation Notebook Edgar Allan's Official Crime Investigation Notebook
by Mary Amato
Paperback | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $6.99 | ISBN: 9780823423866

Themes: Writing, Humor, Poetry
Recommendations: K
Grade: FOURTH | Age: | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2011-06-01 | Pages: 176


Forest, What Would You Like? Forest, What Would You Like?
by Irene O'Garden
Pat Schories, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 7 3/4/x 10 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823423224

Themes: Poetry, Science & Nature
Recommendations: K
CCSS: K: RL.1, 3, 5
1: L.1e, RI.6, RL.3, 4, 7
2: RI.3, RL.2-4, 7
3: RL.7
Grade: | Age: 4 to 8 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2013-01-15 | Pages: 32


Halloween Forest Halloween Forest
by Marion Dane Bauer
John Shelley, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 8 x 10 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823423248

Themes: Halloween, Poetry
Recommendations: A, K*, PW, SLJ
Grade: SECOND | Age: 4 to 8 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2012-09-01 | Pages: 32


HERE IN HARLEM HERE IN HARLEM
poems in many voices
by Walter Dean Myers
Trade Binding | size: 5 X 9 1/4 | US $18.95 | ISBN: 9780823418534

Themes: Poetry, Community, African American Interest
Recommendations: A*, C*, K*, PW*, SLJ*
CCSS: 6: RL.10
7: RL.4, RL.5, RL.6, RL.10
Grade: SEVENTH | Age: 12 up | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2004-10-01 | Pages: 96


HERE IN HARLEM HERE IN HARLEM
poems in many voices
by Walter Dean Myers
Paperback | size: 5 X 9 1/4 | US $12.95 | ISBN: 9780823422128

Themes: Poetry, Community, African American Interest
Recommendations: A*, C*, K*, PW*, SLJ*
CCSS: 6: RL.10
7: RL.4, RL.5, RL.6, RL.10
Grade: SEVENTH | Age: 12 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2009-01-15 | Pages: 96


JAZZ JAZZ
by Walter Dean Myers
Christopher Myers, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 9 1/2 X 11 | US $18.95 | ISBN: 9780823415458

Themes: Poetry, African American Interest
Recommendations: A*, C, H, K*, PW*, SLJ*
CCSS: 4: RL.2, RL.5, RL.6
5: RL.2, RL.5, L.3.b
Grade: THIRD | Age: All ages | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2006-09-01 | Pages: 48


JAZZ JAZZ
by Walter Dean Myers
Christopher Myers, Illustrator
Paperback | size: 9 1/2 x 11 | US $12.95 | ISBN: 9780823421732

Themes: Poetry, African American Interest
Recommendations:
CCSS: 4: RL.2, RL.5, RL.6
5: RL.2, RL.5, L.3.b
Grade: THIRD | Age: All ages | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2008-08-01 | Pages: 48


The Night Before Christmas, Deep Under the Sea The Night Before Christmas, Deep Under the Sea
by Kathie Kelleher
Dan Andreasen, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 10 x 10 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823423361

Themes: Christmas, Animals/Fiction, Poetry
Recommendations: K, PW, SLJ
Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 8 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2012-09-01 | Pages: 32


RAIN MAKES APPLESAUCE RAIN MAKES APPLESAUCE
by Julian Scheer
Marvin Bileck, Illustrator
Trade Binding | size: 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823400911

Themes: Fantasy, Poetry, Weather
Recommendations: A, CE, E, PW, R, SLJ*, TE, WC
CCSS: K: RL.5, RI.7
1, 2: RL.4
3: RL.4, RL.7
Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 8 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 1964-09-01 | Pages: 36


When the Wind Blows When the Wind Blows
by Stacy Clark
Brad Sneed, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 7 1/4 x 11 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823430697

Themes: Poetry, Ecology & Conservation, Technology and Computers, Rhyme & Alliteration
Recommendations: A, K, SLJ
CCSS: L.2.1, 3, 3a, 4, 4a, 4c, 4d, 5, 5a, 5a
RF.2.3, 3f, 4, 4a-c
SL.2.1, 1a-c, 2-6
W.2.2, 3, 6-8
RL.2.1, 4, 5, 7, 10
RI.2.1, 3, 4, 6-10
Grade: FIRST | Age: 4 to 8 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2015-01-15 | Pages: 32


You're Pulling My Leg You're Pulling My Leg
400 Human-Body Sayings from Head to Toe
by Pat Street and Eric Brace
Eric Brace, Illustrator
Paperback | size: 9 x 10 7/8 | US $8.99 | ISBN: 9780823437726

Themes: Humor, Poetry, Writing
Recommendations: A, K, SLJ
CCSS: RF.4.3, 4, 4a L.4.1, 3, 3a, 4, 5, 5a, 5b, 5c, 6 RL.4.1, 2, 4, 7, 9, 10 SL.4.1, 1c, 1d, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 W.4.4, 7, 8, 9, 10
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 6 to 10 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2017-01-31 | Pages: 48


You're Pulling My Leg! You're Pulling My Leg!
400 Human-Body Sayings from Head to Toe
by Pat Street and Eric Brace
Eric Brace, Illustrator
Trade Binding | size: 9 x 10 7/8 | US $18.95 | ISBN: 9780823421350

Themes: Humor, Poetry, Writing
Recommendations: A, K, SLJ
CCSS: RF.4.3, 4, 4a
L.4.1, 3, 3a, 4, 5, 5a, 5b, 5c, 6
RL.4.1, 2, 4, 7, 9, 10
SL.4.1, 1c, 1d, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
W.4.4, 7, 8, 9, 10
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 6 to 10 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2016-01-31 | Pages: 48