Hello Lighthouse book
#61
Hello Lighthouse
Written and illustrated by Sophie Blackall
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

A lavish new picture book from Caldecott-winner Sophie Blackall that will transport readers to the seaside in timeless, nautical splendor! Watch the days and seasons pass as the wind blows, the fog rolls in, and icebergs drift by. Outside, there is water all around. Inside, the daily life of a lighthouse keeper and his family unfolds as the keeper boils water for tea, lights the lamp's wick, and writes every detail in his logbook. Step back in time and through the door of this iconic lighthouse into a cozy dollhouse-like interior with the extraordinary award-winning artist Sophie Blackall.

Big Al book
#62
Big Al
Written by Andrew Clements and illustrated by Yoshi
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-7

Big Al, an ugly and fierce-looking fish, longs for friends, but all the other fish flee whenever he approaches them. Then one day, in a display of strength and heroism, Big Al proves that the true test of a friend is how he acts, not how he looks.

Memoirs of a Goldfish book
#63
Memoirs of a Goldfish
Written by Devin Scillian and illustrated by Tim Bowers
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-7

A goldfish gives a personal account of his experiences while swimming around his bowl as it slowly fills with fish and other accessories, only to realize when he is relocated for a cleaning how much he misses them.

Ten Friendly Fish book
#64
Ten Friendly Fish
Written and illustrated by Debbie Tarbett
picture book
Recommend Ages: 2-5

"Follow the adventures of these bright, bold, 3D fish in this ... counting book"--P. [4] of cover.

Swim! Swim! book
#65
Swim! Swim!
Written and illustrated by Lerch
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

Lerch the fish is lonely, and after trying to befriend some unreceptive--and inanimate--objects, he finally succeeds in finding a friend.

Down, Down, Down book
#66
Down, Down, Down
Written and illustrated by Steve Jenkins
picture book
Recommend Ages: 5-8

Provides a top-to-bottom look at the ocean, from birds and waves to thermal vents and ooze.

A Fish Out of Water book
#67
A Fish Out of Water
Written by Helen Palmer and illustrated by P. D. Eastman
picture book
Recommend Ages: 3-7

A fun-filled reading experience for the beginning reader about a little boy who overfeeds his fish

I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean! book
#68
I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean!
Written and illustrated by Kevin Sherry
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-7

Now everyone's favorite squid is just the right size for babies and toddlers Kevin Sherry's unabashed squid may be the biggest thing in this catalog, but he's not too big for even the littlest kids to love. As the hubristic squid goes about bragging, babies and toddlers will get an eyeful of undersea life—from shrimp and jellyfish to turtles and more. With its snappy text and bright, bold artwork, this winning modern classic is guaranteed to have even the youngest of readers grabbing at pages and laughing along.

Fish is Fish book
#69
Fish is Fish
Written and illustrated by Leo Lionni
picture book
Recommend Ages: 3-7

From beloved Caldecott winning picture book creator Leo Lionni, this charming tale of sticking together and imagination shows how powerful friendship can be. Two best friends, a minnow and a tadpole, are practically inseparable until the tadpole grows legs and decides to explore the world beyond the pond. When the tadpole, now a frog, returns to tell his friend of the extraordinary things he’s seen, the minnow, now a fish, tries to follow in his footsteps, but quickly finds that land is not what he expected. Friendship truly saves the day in this imaginative tale of a fish out of water.

This is a Poem that Heals Fish book
#70
This is a Poem that Heals Fish
Written by Jean-Pierre Simeon and illustrated by Olivier Tallec
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

After his mother, hurrying to her tuba lesson, tells him that a poem will cure his pet fish's boredom, a little boy tries to find out what a poem is by asking friends, neighbors, and other members of his family.

Swimmy book
#71
Swimmy
Written and illustrated by Leo Lionni
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

The gorgeous, Caldecott Honor-winning tale of a very clever fish by beloved picture book creator Leo Lionni. Deep in the sea lives a happy school of fish. Their watery world is full of wonders, but there is also danger, and the little fish are afraid to come out of hiding . . . until Swimmy comes along. Swimmy shows his friends how—with ingenuity and team work—they can overcome any danger. Winner of the 1964 Caldecott Honor, this beloved tale of a brave little fish has been a favorite to generations of readers. To celebrate Swimmy's fiftieth anniversary, we are issuing a handsome special edition hardcover that includes a bonus poster.

This is Not My Hat book
#72
This is Not My Hat
Written and illustrated by Jon Klassen
picture book
Recommend Ages: 4-8

A little fish thinks he can get away with stealing a hat.

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