Let's Play Baseball book
#1
Let's Play Baseball
Written by Ginger Swift and illustrated by Zoe Waring
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-5

This chunky board book has especially thick flaps that babies can grasp and lift. See and say the names of all things baseball. Simple sentences reinforce future language structure. Illustrations include patterns and details to hold baby's attention.

Round Like a Ball! book
#2
Round Like a Ball!
Written and illustrated by Lisa Campbell Ernst
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

Everyone tries to guess what is round and warm and cold and strong and fragile, until they finally realize it is Earth.

Ball book
#3
Ball
Written and illustrated by Mary Sullivan
picture book
Recommend Ages: 0-3

A dog with a ball is one of the most relentlessly hopeful creatures on Earth. After his best little-girl pal leaves for school, this dog hits up yoga mom, baby, and even the angry cat for a quick throw. No luck. Forced to go solo, the dog begins a hilarious one-sided game of fetch until naptime’s wild, ball-centric dream sequence. The pictures speak a thousand words in this comic book-style ode to canine monomania. Ball? Ball.

The Very Frustrated Monster book
#4
The Very Frustrated Monster
Written and illustrated by Andi Green
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

Twitch tries hard to do everything right, but when something doesn’t go his way he stomps, yells and quickly gives up! If only Twitch could see that giving up is not the answer. Maybe you can offer Twitch some positive ways to deal with his frustration.

Mouse Was Mad book
#5
Mouse Was Mad
Written by Linda Urban and illustrated by Henry Cole
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-7

When his little brother breaks his toy, Miles gets mad, but when he looks at himself in the mirror he sees a big, red, furry monster named Mad.

When Miles Got Mad book
#6
When Miles Got Mad
Written by Sam Kurtzman-Counter and illustrated by Abbie Schiller
picture book
Recommend Ages: 3-8

When his little brother breaks his toy, Miles gets mad, but when he looks at himself in the mirror he sees a big, red, furry monster named Mad.

When Sophie Gets Angry - Really, Really Angry... book
#7
When Sophie Gets Angry - Really, Really Angry...
Written and illustrated by Molly Bang
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

A young girl is upset and doesn't know how to manage her anger but takes the time to cool off and regain her composure.

Our Emotions and Behaviour book
#8
Our Emotions and Behaviour
Written by Sue Graves and illustrated by Desideria Guicciardini
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

Sam is having a bad day and nothing is going right. Dad is too busy to play with him, he doesn't like his lunch and he doesn't enjoy Archie's party. Can Aunt Jen help him to stop feeling so angry This series introduces young children to different aspects of our emotions and behaviour. A fictional story is backed up by suggestions for activities and ideas to talk about, while a wordless storyboard encourages children to tell another story.

When I Feel Angry book
#9
When I Feel Angry
Written by Cornelia Maude Spelman and illustrated by Nancy Cote
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

A little rabbit describes what makes her angry and the different ways she can control her anger.

I was So Mad book
#10
I was So Mad
Written by Ron Miller and illustrated by Mercer Mayer
picture book
Recommend Ages: 3-7

A child tries a variety of ways to dissolve anger.

It Looked Like Spilt Milk book
#11
It Looked Like Spilt Milk
Written and illustrated by Charles G. Shaw
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

The white shape silhouetted against a blue background changes on every page.Is it a rabbit, a bird, or just spilt milk? Children are kept guessing until the surprise ending -- and will be encouraged to improvise similar games of their own.

Little cloud book
#12
Little cloud
Written and illustrated by Eric Carle
picture book
Recommend Ages: 0-3

The clouds drift across the bright blue sky-all except one. Little Cloud trails behind. He is busy changing shapes to become a fluffy sheep, a zooming airplane, and even a clown with a funny hat. Eric Carle's trademark collages will make every reader want to run outside and discover their very own little cloud.

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