books by Viking Juvenile
M. M. Kaye
Viking Juvenile, 2002
Along with Wit, Charm, Health, and Courage, Princess Amy of Phantasmorania receives a special fairy christening gift: Ordinariness. Unlike her six beautiful sisters, she has brown hair and freckles, and would rather have adventures than play the harp, embroider tapestries- or become a Queen. When her royal parents try to marry her off, Amy runs away, and because she's so ordinary, easily becomes the fourteenth assistant kitchen maid at a ...
The Story of Ferdinand
Viking Juvenile, 1936
A true classic with a timeless message, The Story of Ferdinand has enchanted readers since it was first published in 1936. All the other bulls would run and jump and butt their heads together. But Ferdinand would rather sit and smell the flowers. So what will happen when our pacifist hero is picked for the bullfights in Madrid? This new edition contains the complete original text of the story and the original illustrations with watercolor ...
Viking Juvenile, 1982
A beloved classic is lovelier than ever! Barbara Cooney's story of Alice Rumphius, who longed to travel the world, live in a house by the sea, and do something to make the world more beautiful, has a timeless quality that resonates with each new generation. The countless lupines that bloom along the coast of Maine are the legacy of the real Miss Rumphius, the Lupine Lady, who scattered lupine seeds everywhere she went. Miss Rumphius received ...
Llama Llama and the Bully Goat
Viking Juvenile, 2013
Llama Llama likes to sing. Gilroy laughs at everything. Llama sings out just the same. Gilroy says a not-nice name. Teacher has some things to say: calling names is not OK. Llama Llama is learning lots of new things at school and making many friends. But when Gilroy Goat starts teasing him and some of their classmates, Llama Llama isn't sure what to do. And then he remembers what his teacher told ...
Make Way for Ducklings
Viking Juvenile, 1941
This classic tale of the famous Mallard ducks of Boston is available for the first time in a full-sized paperback edition. Awarded the Caldecott Medal in 1941, Make Way for Ducklings has been described as "one of the merriest picture books ever" ( The New York Times ). Ideal for reading aloud, this book deserves a place of honor on every child's bookshelf. "Robert McCloskey's unusual and stunning pictures have long been a delight for their ...
The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs!
Viking Juvenile, 1989
A spoof on the three little pigs story, this time told from the wolf's point of view. Lane Smith also illustrated Hallowe'en ABC which was one of The New York Times Best Illustrated Books of the Year.
Llama Llama Misses Mama
Viking Juvenile, 2009
Blueberries for Sal (Viking Kestrel picture books)
Viking Juvenile, 1948
Caldecott Honor Book What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? A beloved classic is born! Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother a picking blueberries to can for the winter. But when Sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill, she discovers a mama bear preparing for her own long winter. Meanwhile Sal's mother is being followed by a small bear with a big appetite for berries! Will ...
The Snowy Day
Ezra Jack Keats
Viking Juvenile, 2012
A beloved classic in a perfect read-aloud format! The year 2012 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of The Snowy Day , Ezra Jack Keats's most recognized and beloved book. Now young readers can enjoy this Caldecott winner as a full-sized board book, perfect for bookstore storytime, classrooms and libraries, and read-alouds of all kinds. This big, sturdy edition will bring even more young readers to the story of Peter and his ...
Llama Llama Time to Share
Viking Juvenile, 2012
Llama has a sharing drama! Build a tower. Make a moat. Nelly's dolly sails a boat. What can Llama Llama add? Maybe sharing's not so bad. Llama Llama has new neighbors! Nelly Gnu and her mama stop by for a play date, but Llama's not so sure it's time to share all his toys. Maybe just his blocks? It could be fun to make a castle with Nelly . . . But wait--Nelly has Llama's little Fuzzy Llama! The fun turns to tears when Fuzzy Llama is ...
Little Owl's Night
Viking Juvenile, 2011
It's evening in the forest and Little Owl wakes up from his day-long sleep to watch his friends enjoying the night. Hedgehog sniffs for mushrooms, Skunk nibbles at berries, Frog croaks, and Cricket sings. A full moon rises and Little Owl can't understand why anyone would want to miss it. Could the daytime be nearly as wonderful? Mama Owl begins to describe it to him, but as the sun comes up, Little Owl falls fast asleep. Putting a twist on the ...
The Story of Holly and Ivy
Viking Juvenile, 2006
Ivy, Holly, and Mr. and Mrs. Jones all have one Christmas wish. Ivy, an orphan, wishes for a real home and sets out in search of the grandmother she's sure she can find. Holly, a doll, wishes for a child to bring her to life. And the Joneses wish more than anything for a son or daughter to share their holiday. Can all three wishes come true? This festive tale is perfectly complemented by beloved Barbara Cooney's luminous illustrations, filled ...
The Adventures of Pippi Longstocking
Viking Juvenile, 1996
Follow My Leader: 2
James B. Garfield
Viking Juvenile, 1976
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. After he is accidentally blinded, Jimmy must make many adjustments including using a guide dog.
Each Peach Pear Plum
Viking Juvenile, 2004
This is an "I Spy" game involving all the best-loved nursery characters, from Cinderella to the Three Bears to the Wicked Witch. Its gentle rhyme and illustrations should make it an ideal picture book for young children.
Ronia, the Robber's Daughter
Viking Juvenile, 1983
Ronia, who lives with her father and his band of robbers in a castle in the woods, causes trouble when she befriends the son of a rival robber chieftain.
By : Joseph Had a Little Overcoat (Caldecott Medal Book)
Viking Juvenile, 1998
The Brothers Lionheart
Viking Juvenile, 1975
Two brothers share many adventures after their death when they are reunited in Nangiyala, the land where sagas come from.
Zoom (Viking Kestrel picture books)
Viking Juvenile, 1995
A unique and groundbreaking picture book offers compelling illustrations that, without words, create a world full of nuances and details, full of striking tableaus that seem to transform before your eyes.
One Morning in Maine
Viking Juvenile, 1952
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. It's a big day for a little girl when she discovers her first loose tooth and makes a trip to the grocery store on the mainland.
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