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Cover art for !No dejes que la paloma conduzca el autobus!

!No dejes que la paloma conduzca el autobus!
Willems, Mo.

Cover art for ¡No, David!

¡No, David!
Shannon, David

Cover art for ¡No!

¡No!
Zaid, Alvar

Cover art for ¡Olinguito, de la A a la Z!

¡Olinguito, de la A a la Z!
Delacre, Lulu

Cover art for ¡Que cosas dice mi Abuela!

¡Que cosas dice mi Abuela!
Galan, Ana

Cover art for ¿Debo compartir mi helado?

¿Debo compartir mi helado?
Willems, Mo

Cover art for ¿Qué puedes hacer con un rebozo?

¿Qué puedes hacer con un rebozo?
Tafolla, Carmen

Cover art for A Chair for My Mother

A Chair for My Mother
Williams, Vera B.

Cover art for Abuela

Abuela
Dorros, Arthur

Cover art for Abuela

Abuela
Dorros, Arthur

Cover art for Adivina cuanto te quiero

Adivina cuanto te quiero
McBratney, Sam

Cover art for Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Viorst, Judith

Cover art for Alma y cómo obtuvo su nombre

Alma y cómo obtuvo su nombre
Martinez-Neal, Juana

Cover art for Arándanos para Sal

Arándanos para Sal
McCloskey, Robert

Cover art for Big Fat Hen

Big Fat Hen
Baker, Keith

Cover art for Biggest, Strongest, Fastest

Biggest, Strongest, Fastest
Jenkins, Steve

Cover art for Blueberries for Sal

Blueberries for Sal
McCloskey, Robert

Cover art for Book Fiesta! Celebremos El día de los niños / El día de los libros // Celebrate Children's Day / Book Day

Book Fiesta! Celebremos El día de los niños / El día de los libros // Celebrate Children's Day / Book Day
Mora, Pat

Cover art for Bread and Jam for Frances

Bread and Jam for Frances
Hoban, Russell

Cover art for Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Martin, Bill

Cover art for Buenas noches gorila

Buenas noches gorila
Rathmann, Peggy

Cover art for Buenas noches, Luna

Buenas noches, Luna
Brown, Margaret Wise

Cover art for Caldo, caldo, caldo / Sip, Slurp, Soup, Soup

Caldo, caldo, caldo / Sip, Slurp, Soup, Soup
Bertrand, Diane Gonzales

Cover art for Canta, rana, canta

Canta, rana, canta
Flores, Carolyn Dee

Cover art for Canta, Rana, Canta / Sing, Froggie, Sing

Canta, Rana, Canta / Sing, Froggie, Sing
Flores, Carolyn Dee

Cover art for Caperucita roja

Caperucita roja
Grimm, Jacob

Cover art for Caps for Sale

Caps for Sale
Slobodkina, Esphyr

Cover art for celebremos El día de los niños/El día de los libros

celebremos El día de los niños/El día de los libros
Mora, Pat

Cover art for Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Martin, Bill, Jr.

Cover art for Clic, clac, muu : vacas escritoras

Clic, clac, muu : vacas escritoras
Cronin, Doreen

Cover art for Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
Cronin, Doreen

Cover art for Clifford el gran perro colorado

Clifford el gran perro colorado
Bridwell, Norman

Cover art for Clifford the Big Red Dog

Clifford the Big Red Dog
Bridwell, Norman

Cover art for Cómo dan las buenas noches los dinosaurios?

Cómo dan las buenas noches los dinosaurios?
Yolen, Jane

Cover art for Corduroy

Corduroy
Freeman, Don

Cover art for Corduroy

Corduroy
Freeman, Don

Cover art for Curious George

Curious George
Rey, H. A.

Cover art for ¿Debo compartir mi helado?

¿Debo compartir mi helado?
Willems, Mo

Cover art for Diez deditos de las manos y diez deditos de los pies

Diez deditos de las manos y diez deditos de los pies
Fox, Mem

Cover art for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus

Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus
Willems, Mo

Cover art for Dónde está la oveja verde?

Dónde está la oveja verde?
Fox, Mem

Cover art for Dónde está Spot?

Dónde está Spot?
Hill, Eric

Cover art for Donde viven los monstruos

Donde viven los monstruos
Sendak, Maurice

Cover art for Donde viven los monstruos

Donde viven los monstruos
Sendak, Maurice

Cover art for Dragones y tacos

Dragones y tacos
Rubin, Adam

Cover art for Dragons Love Tacos

Dragons Love Tacos
Rubin, Adam

Cover art for Duermevela

Duermevela
Muñoz-Tébar

Cover art for Eating the Alphabet

Eating the Alphabet
Ehlert, Lois

Cover art for El cocodrilo al que no le gustaba el agua

El cocodrilo al que no le gustaba el agua
Merino, Gemma

Cover art for El conejito andarín

El conejito andarín
Brown, Margaret Wise

Cover art for El cuento de Ferdinandó

El cuento de Ferdinandó
Leaf, Munro

Cover art for El cuento de Ferdinando

El cuento de Ferdinando
Leaf, Munro

Cover art for El día de Elmer

El día de Elmer
McKee, David

Cover art for El día que los crayones renunciaron

El día que los crayones renunciaron
Daywalt, Drew

Cover art for El fuertecito rojo

El fuertecito rojo
Maier, Brenda

Cover art for El gallo de bodas

El gallo de bodas
González, Lucía M

Cover art for El lugar donde vives

El lugar donde vives
Luna, James

Cover art for El lugar donde vives / The Place Where You Live

El lugar donde vives / The Place Where You Live
Luna, James

Cover art for El mejor libro de palabras de Richard Scarry

El mejor libro de palabras de Richard Scarry
Scarry, Richard

Cover art for El patito feo

El patito feo
Escardó i Bas, Mercè

Cover art for El Patito Feo / The Ugly Duckling

El Patito Feo / The Ugly Duckling
Escardó i Bas, Mercè

Cover art for El pequeño pez blanco

El pequeño pez blanco
Genechten, Guido van

Cover art for El Ratoncito, la fresa roja y madura, y el gran oso hambriento

El Ratoncito, la fresa roja y madura, y el gran oso hambriento
Wood, Don & Audrey

Cover art for El Ratoncito, la fresa roja y madura, y el gran oso hambriento

El Ratoncito, la fresa roja y madura, y el gran oso hambriento
Wood, Don

Cover art for Elmer

Elmer
McKee, David

Cover art for Fancy Nancy

Fancy Nancy
O'Connor, Jane

Cover art for Frog and Toad are Friends

Frog and Toad are Friends
Lobel, Arnold

Cover art for Froggy Gets Dressed

Froggy Gets Dressed
London, Jonathan

Cover art for Froggy se viste

Froggy se viste
London, Jonathan

Cover art for Fuego, Fueguito

Fuego, Fueguito
Argueta, Jorge

Cover art for George and Martha

George and Martha
Marshall, James

Cover art for Gingerbread Baby

Gingerbread Baby
Brett, Jan

Cover art for Go Away, Big Green Monster!

Go Away, Big Green Monster!
Emberley, Ed

Cover art for Go, Dog, Go!

Go, Dog, Go!
Eastman, P. D.

Cover art for Good Night, Gorilla

Good Night, Gorilla
Rathmann, Peggy

Cover art for Goodnight Moon

Goodnight Moon
Brown, Margaret Wise

Cover art for Gracias

Gracias
Mora, Pat

Cover art for Gracias / Thanks

Gracias / Thanks
Mora, Pat

Cover art for Green Is a Chile Pepper

Green Is a Chile Pepper
Thong, Roseanne Greenfield

Cover art for Guess How Much I Love You

Guess How Much I Love You
McBratney, Sam

Cover art for Harold and the Purple Crayon

Harold and the Purple Crayon
Johnson, Crockett

Cover art for Harold y el lápiz color morado

Harold y el lápiz color morado
Johnson, Crockett

Cover art for Henny Penny

Henny Penny
Galdone, Paul

Cover art for Hola mar

Hola mar
Ryan, Pam Muñoz

Cover art for Hola noche

Hola noche
Costales, Amy

Cover art for How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?

How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?
Yolen, Jane

Cover art for I Stink!

I Stink!
McMullan, Kate

Cover art for I Want My Hat Back

I Want My Hat Back
Klassen, Jon

Cover art for I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean

I'm the Biggest Thing in the Ocean
Sherry, Kevin

Cover art for If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
Numeroff, Laura Joffe

Cover art for Is Your Mama a Llama?

Is Your Mama a Llama?
Guarino, Deborah

Cover art for Jamberry

Jamberry
Degen, Bruce

Cover art for Kitten's First Full Moon

Kitten's First Full Moon
Henkes, Kevin

Cover art for La casa adormecida

La casa adormecida
Wood, Audrey

Cover art for La gallina grande

La gallina grande
Baker, Keith

Cover art for La llama llama rojo pijama

La llama llama rojo pijama
Dewdney, Anna

Cover art for La oruga muy hambrienta

La oruga muy hambrienta
Carle, Eric

Cover art for La oruga muy hambrienta

La oruga muy hambrienta
Carle, Eric

Cover art for La pequeña locomotora que sí pudo

La pequeña locomotora que sí pudo
Piper, Watty

Cover art for La primera luna llena de gatita

La primera luna llena de gatita
Henkes, Kevin

Cover art for La princesa vestida con una bolsa de papel

La princesa vestida con una bolsa de papel
Munsch, Robert N

Cover art for La siesta perfecta

La siesta perfecta
Mena, Pato

Cover art for Las lechucitas

Las lechucitas
Waddell, Martin

Cover art for Last Stop on Market Street

Last Stop on Market Street
de la Peña, Matt

Cover art for Lemons are Not Red

Lemons are Not Red
Seeger, Laura Vaccaro

Cover art for Leo the Late Bloomer

Leo the Late Bloomer
Kraus, Robert

Cover art for Leo, el retoño tardío

Leo, el retoño tardío
Kraus, Robert

Cover art for Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse
Henkes, Kevin

Cover art for Little Critter

Little Critter
Mayer, Mercer

Cover art for Little Red Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood
Galdone, Paul

Cover art for Llama Llama Red Pajama

Llama Llama Red Pajama
Dewdney, Anna

Cover art for Lola at the Library

Lola at the Library
McQuinn, Anna

Cover art for Lola en la biblioteca

Lola en la biblioteca
McQuinn, Anna

Cover art for Los tres cerditos

Los tres cerditos
Escardó i Bas, Mercè

Cover art for Los tres cerditos / The Three Little Pigs

Los tres cerditos / The Three Little Pigs
Escardó i Bas, Mercè

Cover art for Los tres chivitos

Los tres chivitos
Ottolenghi, Carol

Cover art for Los Tres Chivitos / The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Los Tres Chivitos / The Three Billy Goats Gruff
Ottolenghi, Carol

Cover art for Madeline

Madeline
Bemelmans, Ludwig

Cover art for Make Way for Ducklings

Make Way for Ducklings
McCloskey, Robert

Cover art for Margarita y Margaret

Margarita y Margaret
Reiser, Lynn

Cover art for Margarita y Margaret / Margaret and Margarita

Margarita y Margaret / Margaret and Margarita
Reiser, Lynn

Cover art for María tenía una llamita

María tenía una llamita
Dominguez, Angela N

Cover art for María tenía una llamita / Maria had a little llama

María tenía una llamita / Maria had a little llama
Dominguez, Angela

Cover art for Mi papi tiene una moto

Mi papi tiene una moto
Quintero, Isabel

Cover art for Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel

Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
Burton, Virginia Lee

Cover art for Mis cinco sentidos

Mis cinco sentidos
Aliki

Cover art for Mis colores, mi mundo

Mis colores, mi mundo
Gonzalez, Maya Christina

Cover art for Miss Rumphius

Miss Rumphius
Cooney, Barbara

Cover art for Mouse Paint

Mouse Paint
Walsh, Ellen Stoll

Cover art for Moví la mano

Moví la mano
Luján, Jorge

Cover art for My Colors, My World / Mis Colores, Mi Mundo

My Colors, My World / Mis Colores, Mi Mundo
Gonzalez, Maya Christina

Cover art for My Very First Mother Goose

My Very First Mother Goose
Opie, Iona A.

Cover art for Nadarín

Nadarín
Lionni, Leo

Cover art for No, David!

No, David!
Shannon, David

Cover art for Nochecita

Nochecita
Morales, Yuyi

Cover art for Olivia

Olivia
Falconer, Ian

Cover art for Olivia

Olivia
Falconer, Ian

Cover art for Olivia (en Español)

Olivia (en Español)
Falconer, Ian

Cover art for One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
Seuss, Dr.

Cover art for Oso en un cuadrado

Oso en un cuadrado
Blackstone, Stella

Cover art for Oso en un cuadrado / Bear in a Square

Oso en un cuadrado / Bear in a Square
Blackstone, Stella

Cover art for Oso pardo, oso pardo, qué ves ahí?

Oso pardo, oso pardo, qué ves ahí?
Martin, Bill

Cover art for Owl Babies

Owl Babies
Waddell, Martin

Cover art for Pelitos

Pelitos
Cisneros, Sandra

Cover art for Pete el gato

Pete el gato
Litwin, Eric

Cover art for Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes

Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes
Litwin, Eric

Cover art for Pintura de ratón

Pintura de ratón
Walsh, Ellen Stoll

Cover art for Por qué zumban los mosquitos en los oídos de la gente : un cuento de Africa Occidental

Por qué zumban los mosquitos en los oídos de la gente : un cuento de Africa Occidental
Aardema, Verna

Cover art for Por todo nuestro alrededor

Por todo nuestro alrededor
Gonzalez, Xelena

Cover art for ¡Qué cosas dice mi Abuela!

¡Qué cosas dice mi Abuela!
Galan, Ana

Cover art for ¿Qué puedes hacer con un rebozo? / What can you do with a rebozo?

¿Qué puedes hacer con un rebozo? / What can you do with a rebozo?
Tafolla, Carmen

Cover art for Quinito, dia y noche

Quinito, dia y noche
Cumpiano, Ina

Cover art for Quinito, día y noche / Quinito, Day and Night

Quinito, día y noche / Quinito, Day and Night
Cumpiano, Ina

Cover art for Quizás algo hermoso : cómo el arte transformó un barrio

Quizás algo hermoso : cómo el arte transformó un barrio
Campoy, F. Isabel

Cover art for Read-aloud Rhymes for the Very Young

Read-aloud Rhymes for the Very Young
Prelutsky, Jack

Cover art for Richard Scarry's Best Counting Book Ever

Richard Scarry's Best Counting Book Ever
Scarry, Richard

Cover art for Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever

Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever
Scarry, Richard

Cover art for Ricitos de oro y los tres osos

Ricitos de oro y los tres osos
Ransom, Candice F

Cover art for Ricitos de Oro y los tres osos / Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Ricitos de Oro y los tres osos / Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Ransom, Candice

Cover art for Rosie's Walk

Rosie's Walk
Hutchins, Pat

Cover art for Sapo y Sepo, inseparables

Sapo y Sepo, inseparables
Lobel, Arnold

Cover art for Se venden gorras : la historia de un vendedor ambulante, unos monos y sus travesuras

Se venden gorras : la historia de un vendedor ambulante, unos monos y sus travesuras
Slobodkina, Esphyr

Cover art for Señorita Mariposa

Señorita Mariposa
G, Mister

Cover art for Sergei Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf

Sergei Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf
Schulman, Janet

Cover art for Si le das una galletita a un ratón

Si le das una galletita a un ratón
Numeroff, Laura Joffe

Cover art for Silly Sally

Silly Sally
Wood, Audrey

Cover art for Sip, slurp, soup, soup caldo, caldo, caldo

Sip, slurp, soup, soup caldo, caldo, caldo
Bertrand, Diane Gonzales

Cover art for Soñadores

Soñadores
Morales, Yuyi

Cover art for Strega Nona

Strega Nona
DePaola, Tomie

Cover art for Swimmy

Swimmy
Lionni, Leo

Cover art for Tacky the Penguin

Tacky the Penguin
Lester, Helen

Cover art for Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes

Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes
Fox, Mem

Cover art for Tenemos el mundo entero en las manos

Tenemos el mundo entero en las manos
López, Rafael

Cover art for The Cat in the Hat

The Cat in the Hat
Seuss, Dr.

Cover art for The Day the Crayons Quit

The Day the Crayons Quit
Daywalt, Drew

Cover art for The Little Engine That Could

The Little Engine That Could
Piper, Watty

Cover art for The Little House

The Little House
Burton, Virginia Lee

Cover art for The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear

The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear
Wood, Don

Cover art for The Little Red Hen

The Little Red Hen
Galdone, Paul

Cover art for The Mitten

The Mitten
Brett, Jan

Cover art for The Napping House

The Napping House
Wood, Audrey

Cover art for The Paper Bag Princess

The Paper Bag Princess
Munsch, Robert N.

Cover art for The Runaway Bunny

The Runaway Bunny
Brown, Margaret Wise

Cover art for The Snowy Day

The Snowy Day
Keats, Ezra Jack

Cover art for The Story of Ferdinand

The Story of Ferdinand
Leaf, Munro

Cover art for The Tale of Peter Rabbit

The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Potter, Beatrix

Cover art for The Three Bears

The Three Bears
Barton, Byron

Cover art for The Three Billy Goats Gruff

The Three Billy Goats Gruff
Galdone, Paul

Cover art for The Three Little Pigs

The Three Little Pigs
Galdone, Paul

Cover art for The Tortoise and the Hare

The Tortoise and the Hare
Pinkney, Jerry

Cover art for The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Carle, Eric

Cover art for There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
Taback, Simms

Cover art for Thunder Boy Jr.

Thunder Boy Jr.
Alexie, Sherman

Cover art for Town Mouse, Country Mouse

Town Mouse, Country Mouse
Brett, Jan

Cover art for Trashy Town

Trashy Town
Zimmerman, Andrea Griffing

Cover art for Tu mamá es una llama?

Tu mamá es una llama?
Guarino, Deborah

Cover art for Última parada de la calle Market

Última parada de la calle Market
De la Peña, Matt

Cover art for Un dia de nieve

Un dia de nieve
Keats, Ezra Jack

Cover art for Un gato y un perro

Un gato y un perro
Masurel, Claire

Cover art for Un gato y un perro / A Cat and a Dog

Un gato y un perro / A Cat and a Dog
Masurel, Claire

Cover art for Un nuevo hogar

Un nuevo hogar
De Regil, Tania

Cover art for Un pez, dos peces, pez rojo, pez azul

Un pez, dos peces, pez rojo, pez azul
Seuss, Dr

Cover art for Un sillón para mi mamá

Un sillón para mi mamá
Williams, Vera B

Cover art for un tesor de rimas infantiles

un tesor de rimas infantiles
Ada, Alma Flor | Campoy, F. Isabel | Suárez, Maribel

Cover art for Uno, Dos, Tres

Uno, Dos, Tres
Mora, Pat

Cover art for Uno, dos, tres

Uno, dos, tres
Mora, Pat

Cover art for Vamos a cazar un oso

Vamos a cazar un oso
Rosen, Michael

Cover art for Ve, perro. ve!

Ve, perro. ve!
Eastman, P. D.

Cover art for Viva Frida

Viva Frida
O'Meara, Tim

Cover art for We are in a Book

We are in a Book
Willems, Mo

Cover art for We're Going on a Bear Hunt

We're Going on a Bear Hunt
Rosen, Michael

Cover art for Where is the Green Sheep?

Where is the Green Sheep?
Fox, Mem

Cover art for Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are
Sendak, Maurice

Cover art for Where's Spot?

Where's Spot?
Hill, Eric

Cover art for Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears
Aardema, Verna

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