Laugh Out Loud
Books for Younger Readers
Frankencrayon by Michael Hall
Mom, There’s a Bear at the Door by Sabine Lipan
A mother has several questions when her son tells her there's a bear standing outside the front door of their eleventh-floor apartment.
Froggy Goes to the Library by Jonathan London
When Froggy, Mom, and Pollywogilina set out for the library, Froggy brings a wheelbarrow to hold all the books he plans to borrow but he is so excited that he forgets to use his indoor voice.
Super Happy Magic Forest by Matty Long
When the Mystical Crystals of Life are stolen from the Super Happy Magic Forest--where everybody parties all the time--five unlikely heroes are chosen to go on a quest to retrieve them.
Playtime? by Jeff Mack
Who would want to go to sleep when Playtime is so much more fun? But the gorilla's responsible friend thinks enough is enough; no more fun and games. It's not Playtime--It's Bedtime! So the boy turns off the lights and the gorilla goes . . .well, definitely NOT to sleep! Using only two words--Playtime and Bedtime--and an abundance of clever, giggle-inducing artwork.
President Squid by Aaron Reynolds
A giant squid decides that he has the right stuff to be President Squid.
A Beginner’s Guide to Bear Spotting by Michelle Robinson
"A young aspiring bear spotter ventures into bear country. But coming face-to-face with the furry creatures themselves, whether black or brown, can be dangerous, and our protagonist, accompanied by a trusty teddy bear, might need to use some unconventional means to stay out of trouble and avoid being (gulp!) eaten.
Bartlett Public Library District