Kid's Books for Summer

The Brave Cowboy Cover Image
ISBN: 9780740706493
Availability: Ships from our supplier - you choose to your home or to the store
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 3rd, 2000

Reanimating a classic, Joan Walsh Anglund adds her beautiful line drawings to the timeless story of a young cowboy--a perfect gift for children.

"Once there was a cowboy. He was strong and brave. He was not afraid of coyotes. He was not afraid of mountain lions. He was not afraid of ornery rustlers. . .

Blueberries for Sal Cover Image
ISBN: 9780670175918
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers -

Caldecott Honor Book

What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? A beloved classic is born!

Florette Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544876835
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Published: Clarion Books - February 20th, 2018

A 2018 New York Times and New York Public Library Best Illustrated Picture Book

When Mae’s family moves to a new home, she wishes she could bring her garden with her. She’ll miss the apple trees, the daffodils, and chasing butterflies in the wavy grass. But there’s no room for a garden in the city.

Bonkers About Beetles (About Animals) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781911171980
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Published: Flying Eye Books - June 5th, 2018

A Children's Book Council 2019 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12.

Owen Davey's dynamic art and witty informational tidbits shine a light on the toughest bugs in the insect world: those brawny beetles!

The Little Fisherman Cover Image
By Margaret Wise Brown, Dahlov Ipcar (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781944762155
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Published: Islandport Press - May 16th, 2017

It's a rare and exciting event when two giants of children's literature work on a book together, and The Little Fisherman is one of those books.

What Miss Mitchell Saw Cover Image
By Hayley Barrett, Diana Sudyka (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781481487597
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Published: Beach Lane Books - September 3rd, 2019

Discover the amazing true story of Maria Mitchell, America’s first professional female astronomer.

Every evening, from the time she was a child, Maria Mitchell stood on her rooftop with her telescope and swept the sky. And then one night she saw something unusual—a comet no one had ever seen before!

Barnaby Bear’s Story Time & Art Kits!


  • 2 Books: Barnaby Seasons in the Park and Barnaby’s Nantucket Coloring & Activity Book.
  • A set of crayons & colored pencils.
  • 3 Barnaby Greeting Cards + envelopes.
  • A Barnaby notepad.
  • A Barnaby sticker and tattoos.
  • A Barnaby tote bag.

You can now order a BARNABY BEAR STORY TIME & ART KIT for your little one or send a gift to someone you love! Each tote is $25 plus shipping! 10% of sales will be donated to the Nantucket Food Pantry. 

Home Cover Image
By Carson Ellis, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763665296
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - February 24th, 2015

Influential artist Carson Ellis makes her solo picture-book debut with a whimsical tribute to the many possibilities of home.

In the Garden Cover Image
By Kate Riggs, Monique Felix (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781568463353
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Published: Creative Editions - February 25th, 2020

Unfold the flaps of this board book to watch what grows in a garden environment.