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Picture storybooks

See below for a selection of the latest books from Picture storybooks category. Presented with a red border are the Picture storybooks 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 storybooks books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Ninja, Ninja, Never Stop!

Ninja, Ninja, Never Stop!

Author: Todd Tuell Format: Board book Release Date: 03/03/2020

A playful adventure full of action, humor, and sneak attacks-now in board book! Follow this little ninja as he sneaks up on the family dog, swipes a cookie from his younger brother, and knocks over a carefully stacked block tower . . . only to be eventually out-ninja'd by his brother's sneak attack! With fast-paced rhymes that parallel the little ninja's quick moves, this humorous ode to sneaking, spying, and scheming-as well as unexpected teamwork-is sure to be read over and over again. Praise for Ninja, Ninja, Never Stop Bright primary hues add an energetic yet retro feel to Carpenter's illustrations... a good choice for mischievous preschoolers with an interest in the martial arts. --Kirkus Reviews The blocky, bold illustrations and quickly paced narrative combine to evoke satisfying comic-book action. --School Library Journal

The Welcome Wagon: A Cubby Hill Tale

The Welcome Wagon: A Cubby Hill Tale

Author: Cori Doerrfeld Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/03/2020

Welcome to Cubby Hill! Meet Cooper Cub, a curious young bear who notices a new family moving to town. Cooper jumps on his scooter and sets off on a journey through town, assembling his best friends to welcome the newcomers. Along the way, they consider what the new family might be like and the changes they might bring to Cubby Hill. In The Welcome Wagon, Cori Doerrfeld brings the world of Cubby Hill to life with humor, charm, and a whole lot of warmth.

The One-Stop Story Shop

The One-Stop Story Shop

Author: Tracey Corderoy Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/03/2020

Hey you - fearless Knight! Can't you find a dragon to fight? Then why hang about in a story that's stuck? Come to The One-Stop Story Shop! A thrilling adventure told through the magical world of storytelling.

Tom Sawyer or the largest playroom in all the world

Tom Sawyer or the largest playroom in all the world

Author: Mark Twain Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/02/2020

In a very small town, on the banks of the Mississippi, with his aunt Polly, his cousin Mary, and his half-brother Sid, lives the naughtiest, wildest, unruliest... good boy in America: Tom Sawyer.

Wanted: Witch's Cat - Apply Within

Wanted: Witch's Cat - Apply Within

Author: Joy H. Davidson Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/02/2020

Bear Was There

Bear Was There

Author: Sally Anne Garland Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/02/2020

Sarah's Heavy Heart

Sarah's Heavy Heart

Author: Peter Carnavas Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/02/2020

Extraordinary!

Extraordinary!

Author: Penny Harrison Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/02/2020

Round Fish Square Bowl

Round Fish Square Bowl

Author: Tom Skinner Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/02/2020

Harry in a Hurry

Harry in a Hurry

Author: Gary Mitchell, Jerry Jones Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/02/2020

Harry Snail dreamed of a different life, where he might be able to enjoy a faster, more thrilling, existence. With help from friends including Mick the Quick Mouse and Benny Bee, he tries different ways to move faster. Each time it goes wrong - but maybe he is better off just the way he is... Come and join Harry on a jovial journey of self discovery, aided by many inventive and fun friends, in his quest to hurry !

Gail the Sheepdog Pup

Gail the Sheepdog Pup

Author: K.M. Waddington, J.H. Shepherd Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/02/2020

Meet Gail. She's a sheepdog puppy who is about to discover a new world of work when she goes to live with her new boss and his family. Gail is no ordinary pup, she's destined to be a sheepdog. Arriving at her new home, she meets all the other sheepdogs who have been at the home for a while. Although she's nervous, they take her under their paws and show her the ropes of how to be a great sheepdog. Every day brings a new challenge, and although everyone gives her lots of encouragement and praise, Gail is worried she won't succeed. Will she rise to the challenge and become the best sheepdog she can be? This beautifully illustrated 'tail' will be enjoyed by readers aged 0-5 years, as they follow Gail on her adventure to become a shepherd's hardworking companion.

As Big as the Sky

As Big as the Sky

Author: Carolyn Rose Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/02/2020

What happens when a brother and sister who share a love as big as the sky must separate? In a small African village in Malawi, Prisca and her brother, Caleb, work together and play together, chasing each other as fast as they can. But when Caleb has to leave home to attend a good school, Prisca misses him terribly. Hoping to earn enough money to visit him, Prisca begs a local peddler to sell her crafts - but no one buys what she's made. However, thanks to Prisca's kindness and compassion, her dreams of reuniting with Caleb come true. This heartwarming story set in an African village shows that, with a little generosity, there's always a way to come together.