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Picture books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Picture books category. Presented with a red border are the Picture books books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Picture books books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

My Story Treasury

My Story Treasury

Author: Julia Donaldson Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/10/2020

Red

Red

Author: Jan De Kinder Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/09/2020

Maia and the Very Tall Wall

Maia and the Very Tall Wall

Author: ,Brian Wray Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/09/2020

Faster, Please!: Vehicles on the Go

Faster, Please!: Vehicles on the Go

Format: Board book Release Date: 28/09/2020

Dragon's Castle

Dragon's Castle

Author: ,Laurent Richard Format: Board book Release Date: 28/09/2020

I'll Believe You When . . .

I'll Believe You When . . .

Author: Susan Schubert Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/09/2020

You've probably heard the expression when pigs fly, but have you heard the Spanish phrase when frogs grow hair or the Yoruba saying when chicken have teeth ? This fun-filled collection of idioms from around the world includes expressions in ten languages . . . all of them sure to put a smile on any child's face.

Taking Time

Taking Time

Author: Jo Loring-Fisher Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/09/2020

Taking time to listen to a bird's song on the breeze. Taking time to gather up the blossom dancing free. Taking time to imagine the deep sounds of the sea. Taking time to cherish you . . . and cherish me. This poem is inspired by principles of mindfulness and invites children around the world to experience the wonders of nature and home.

Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman

Author: Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara Format: Board book Release Date: 26/09/2020

This board book version of Harriet Tubman - from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series - follows the incredible life of the Underground Railroad conductor who 'never lost a single passenger.' Little Harriet was born into slavery on a plantation in Maryland. Though life was hard, Harriet persisted. She used all of her strength and bravery to escape slavery and journey north on the Underground Railroad. Harriet made the dangerous mission back to the South many times, fighting her whole life to bring others with her to freedom. Babies and toddlers will love to snuggle as you read to them the engaging story of this courageous activist, and will also enjoy exploring the stylish and quirky illustrations of this sturdy board book on their own. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!

How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?

How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?

Author: Mark Teague, Jane Yolen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/09/2020

The popular HOW DO DINOSAURS... series continues with a hilarious look at dinosaurs at dinner time! When dinosaurs eat their food, what do they do? This book runs through the gamut of mealtime bad behaviour, satisfyingly concluding with impeccably behaved dinosaur dinner guests: 'Eat up. Eat up, little dinosaur.' A sure-fire winner with parents of young children - it will be an invaluable help with meal time manners.

Pete the Cat and his Four Groovy Buttons

Pete the Cat and his Four Groovy Buttons

Author: Eric Litwin, James Dean Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/09/2020

Pete the Cat loves his four groovy buttons... but can he keep singing without them? Pete the Cat is back in another rock'n'roll story about staying positive no matter what life throws at you. Pete is a rock along, sing along Cat... and with his Four Groovy Buttons it's easy to keep singing! But when his groovy buttons don't want to stay on, what does Pete do? Don't worry, it's all good... Count along with Pete as he sees the bright side and keeps on rockin'. Pete the Cat is a NYT bestselling character guaranteed to keep you feeling good, and with a free song, you can sing along too!

A More Graceful Shaboom

A More Graceful Shaboom

Author: Jacinta Bunnell Format: Hardback Release Date: 24/09/2020

My Baby Loves Halloween

My Baby Loves Halloween

Author: Jabari Asim Format: Board book Release Date: 17/09/2020

The perfect Halloween gift for your baby or toddler! With My Baby Loves Halloween, celebrate all the lovely things that Baby discovers about Halloween: Baby loves the crisp autumn air. Baby loves candles in pumpkins that grin. Baby loves candy... Celebrate all the sweet things that Baby discovers about Halloween. This Own Voices board book, the perfect gift for a new baby, features rhythmic poetry from Jabari Asim and adorable art from Tara Nicole Whitaker.