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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!

The Last Garden

The Last Garden

Author: Rachel Ip Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Two Bears An epic journey of hope

Two Bears An epic journey of hope

Author: Rotem Teplow, Patricia Hegarty Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Discover what happens when two bears who are worlds apart embark on the journeys of a lifetime and find that sometimes differences are only skin-deep. Beautifully illustrated by Rotem Teplow, this is a heartwarming picture book to treasure.

The Kiss

The Kiss

Author: Linda Sunderland Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Edwyn blows Grandma a kiss that brings smiles, laughter and dancing! But a rich man wants the kiss all to himself - and he'll do anything to get it!

I Love You With all my Heart

I Love You With all my Heart

Author: Jane Chapman Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Little Bear has broken Mummy's favourite sunflower. What if her mum won't love her any more? Luckily, Mummy knows just what to do... Put your paw on your heart, she smiles, and you'll feel my love going on and on for ever! A heartwarming story of unconditional love, with gorgeous illustrations from Jane Chapman (Love Enough For Two, I'm Not Sleepy!, Squish Squash Squeeze!).

The Moonlight Zoo

The Moonlight Zoo

Author: Maudie Powell-Tuck Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Eva has looked everywhere for her missing cat, Luna. Then she discovers the Moonlight Zoo - a magical place for all lost animals. There amongst lions and elephants she sees parrots, dogs, even guinea pigs... But can Eva find Luna before the zoo fades at dawn? A peep-through adventure from the creators of Last Stop on the Reindeer Express.

Tad

Tad

Author: Benji Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Sometimes the biggest stories come from the smallest beginnings... Meet Tad. She's the smallest tadpole in a big pond, and lives there with all her tadbrothers and tadsisters. Although something else lives there too... BIG BLUB! And when everyone else starts to disappear, Tad starts to wonder if Big Blub will get her too... Or is everyone else going somewhere else; somewhere better? And if so, will Tad ever get there too? A big story about a tiny tadpole - about growing up, branching out, and taking a leap into life. From the award-winning author and illustrator of The Storm Whale and Granddad's Island, and the perfect story for everyone who's ever grown up, or still has a way to go...

Where Does a Giraffe Go to Bed?

Where Does a Giraffe Go to Bed?

Author: Craig MacLean Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2020

THE BEDTIME BOOK SEQUEL TO THE DELIGHTFUL WHAT NOISE COMES FROM A GIRAFFE? When it needs to rest a bird naps in a nest.But where does a giraffe go to bed? Perfect for the curious preschooler - now that we know what kind of noise giraffes make, let's find out where they go to sleep. Author-illustrator Craig MacLean follows up his delightful debut What Noise Comes From a Giraffe? with a book that is sure to become a favourite at bedtime. AWARDS AND PRAISE FOR WHAT NOISE COMES FROM A GIRAFFE? Shortlisted - 2016 Speech Pathology Australia Book Awards 'Perfect to read aloud - particularly with the larger, clear text' - Buzz Words Magazine 'Allowing and promoting creativity, Craig MacLean's silly but thoroughly enjoyable story will have children giggling and guessing as they turn every page' - ReadPlus 'A great hit at story time for kindy kids' - 4MBS 'Wonderful repetition which will have the audience joining in very quickly' - My Book Burrow 'The simple rhyming text, as well as the bold and colourful illustrations, will quickly draw children in' - Book Share Time

All the Love in the World

All the Love in the World

Author: Tammi Salzano Format: Board book Release Date: 09/01/2020

You are my joy, my little one - my brightest shining star. This world of ours is full of love because of who you are! Tell your little one just how much you treasure them with this touching, tender rhyme.

Shhh! I'm Reading!

Shhh! I'm Reading!

Author: John Kelly Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Shhh! Do not disturb! Bella is busy reading. Please come back when she has finished this UTTERLY AMAZING and TOTALLY INCREDIBLE book! A fantastically funny tale, celebrating imagination and the joy of reading.

Charlie Cook's Favourite Book 15th Anniversary Edition

Charlie Cook's Favourite Book 15th Anniversary Edition

Author: Julia Donaldson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Celebrate the joy of books and reading with this special anniversary edition of Charlie Cook's Favourite Book, featuring the much-loved original story plus additional bonus content. Charlie Cook is reading a book about a pirate captain, who is reading a book about Goldilocks, who is reading about a knight, who is reading about a frog . . . From kings and queens to aliens and ghosts, there's something for everyone in Charlie's amazing book of adventure! Charlie Cook's Favourite Book 15th Anniversary Edition features the classic story by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo, as well extra-special additional content to celebrate the anniversary year.

Knock Knock Superhero

Knock Knock Superhero

Author: Caryl Hart Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/01/2020

A hilarious rhyming superhero counting book - perfect for fans of the Ten Littles series! Knock, knock! There's a superhero at the door! Pasta Man has run out of Pasta Power. . . Can our young hero help him to get his powers back and defeat evil Madame Chilli, who wants to rule the world with lashings of chilli sauce? With action-packed adventure and bright, detailed artwork, this is the ultimate fun-filled counting storybook! Also look out for: Knock Knock Dinosaur Knock Knock Pirate Knock Knock Alien

Waiting for Wolf

Waiting for Wolf

Author: Sandra Dieckmann Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2020

Fox and Wolf spend all their perfect days together - talking and laughing for hours, swimming together in the big blue lake, and watching the stars come out, one by one. Until one day, Wolf is gone. A beautiful and moving picture book about learning to carry on after the death of a loved one, stunningly illustrated by an outstanding new picture book talent. Perfect for sharing, it will bring comfort to both children and parents. Sandra Dieckmann's debut picture book, Leaf, was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal, longlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize and shortlisted for both the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize and the AOI World Illustration Award. Sandra has written and illustrated three picture books, and has also illustrated the cover for Cerrie Burnell's The Girl with the Shark's Teeth.