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Leo Lionni Books In Order

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Publication Order of Children's Books

An Extraordinary Egg (1948)Description / Buy at Amazon
Six Crows (1949)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Blue and Little Yellow (1959)Description / Buy at Amazon
Inch by Inch (1960)Description / Buy at Amazon
On My Beach There Are Many Pebbles (1961)Description / Buy at Amazon
Swimmy (1963)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tico and the Golden Wings (1964)Description / Buy at Amazon
Frederick (1967)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Alphabet Tree (1968)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Biggest House in the World (1968)Description / Buy at Amazon
Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse (1969)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fish is Fish (1970)Description / Buy at Amazon
Theodore and the Talking Mushroom (1971)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Greentail Mouse (1973)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Color of His Own (1975)Description / Buy at Amazon
In the Rabbitgarden (1975)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pezzettino (1975)Description / Buy at Amazon
Parallel Botany (1976)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Flea Story (1977)Description / Buy at Amazon
Geraldine, the Music Mouse (1979)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mouse Days: A Book of Seasons (1981)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let's Make Rabbits (1982)Description / Buy at Amazon
Who? (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
When? (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
What? (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where? (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cornelius (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Numbers (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Words (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
It's Mine! (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nicolas, Where Have You Been? (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tillie and the Wall (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Matthew's Dream (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Busy Year (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mr. McMouse (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let's Play (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Six Lionni Favorites (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Between Worlds (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Colors, Numbers, Letters (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Leo Lionni's 123 (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Little Book about Spring (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Little Book about ABCs (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Little Book about Colors (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Little Book about 123s (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Little Book about Opposites (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where Are Swimmy's Friends? (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Little Book about Winter (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mouse Seasons (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Step into Reading Books

Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse (1969)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Nutcracker Ballet (By: Deborah Hautzig,Carolyn Ewing) (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Witch's Big Night (By: Marc Brown,Deborah Hautzig) (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Best Mistake Ever! (By: Richard Scarry) (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wake Up, Sun! (By: David L. Harrison,Hans Wilhelm) (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hungry, Hungry Sharks! (By: Joanna Cole,Patricia Wynne) (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Teeny Tiny Woman (By: Jane O'Connor) (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Norma Jean, Jumping Bean (By: Joanna Cole) (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Missing Tooth (By: Joanna Cole,Marylin Hafner) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fox On The Job (By: James Marshall) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bravest Dog Ever: Story of Balto (By: Natalie Standiford,Donald Cook) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Whales: The Gentle Giants (By: Joyce Milton,Alton Langford) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Five Silly Fishermen (By: Roberta Edwards) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Beef Stew (By: Barbara Brenner) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
The First Thanksgiving (By: James Watling,Linda Hayward) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Richard Scarry's Watch Your Step, Mr. Rabbit! (By: Richard Scarry) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christopher Columbus (By: Stephen Krensky) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wild, Wild Wolves (By: Larry Schwinger,Joyce Milton) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dolphins! (By: Sharon Bokoske) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
The True Story of Pocahontas (By: Lucille Recht Penner) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur's Reading Race (By: Marc Brown) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Twisters! (By: Allen Garns,Lucille Recht Penner) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur Tricks the Tooth Fairy (By: Marc Brown) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Fly on the Ceiling (By: Joy Allen) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Dragon's Scales (By: John Manders,Sarah Albee) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Worst Helper Ever (By: Richard Scarry) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Witch Goes to School (By: Deborah Hautzig) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur's Lost Puppy (By: Marc Brown) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Say Cheese! (By: Nancy Smiler Levinson) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Johnny Appleseed (By: David L. Harrison) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
George Washington and the General's Dog (By: Frank Murphy) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lewis and Clark: A Prairie Dog for the President (By: John Manders,Shirley Raye Redmond) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur and the School Pet (By: Marc Brown) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dinosaur Days (By: Joyce Milton) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tentacles! (By: Shirley Raye Redmond) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gorillas (By: Joyce Milton) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Eat My Dust!: Henry Ford\'s First Race (By: Monica Kulling) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Home, Stinky Home (By: Walt Disney Company,Melissa Lagonegro) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
As You Wish (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Incredible Dash (By: Walt Disney Company,Dennis R. Shealy) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Babe Ruth Saves Baseball! (By: Frank Murphy) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Just Keep Swimming (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Don't Be a Chicken! (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pirate Mom (By: Deborah Underwood) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Listen Up!: Alexander Graham Bell's Talking Machine (By: Monica Kulling) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Motorcycles! (By: Susan E. Goodman,Michael J Doolittle) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Flying High (By: Nick Eliopulos) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur in New York (By: Marc Brown) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dogerella (By: Maribeth Boelts) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Paul Bunyan: My Story (By: David L. Harrison,John Kanzler) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Too Many Cats (By: Lori Haskins Houran) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Disney Fairies: Tink's Treasure Hunt (By: Walt Disney Company,Jeff Clark,Adrienne Brown,Melissa Lagonegro,Charles Pickens,Denise Shimabukuro,Merry Clingen) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur's Reading Trick (By: Marc Brown) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Amazing Armadillos (By: Jennifer Mckerley) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Show Me the Honey (By: Tish Rabe) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Big Friend, Little Friend (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Paddywack (By: Daniel Howarth,Stephanie Spinner) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gulliver in Lilliput (By: Lisa Findlay,Antonio Caparo) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vidia Takes Charge (By: Walt Disney Company,Melissa Lagonegro) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monster Trucks! (By: Susan E. Goodman) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Monster is Coming! (By: David L. Harrison) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sleeping Bootsie (By: Maribeth Boelts,Patricia Cantor) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Lucy (By: John Kanzler,Ilene Cooper) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fox and Crow Are Not Friends (By: Melissa Wiley,Sebastien Braun) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
How to Help the Earth-By the Lorax (By: Tish Rabe) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Francis Scott Key's Star-Spangled Banner (By: Richard Walz,Monica Kulling) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Abe Lincoln's Hat (By: Martha F. Brenner) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Trains! (By: Susan E. Goodman) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Stinky Giant (By: Ellen Weiss,Alessia Girasole,Mel Friedman) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Home For Christmas (By: Tish Rabe) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Twinky the Dinky Dog (By: Kate Klimo) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hooray for Hair! (By: Tish Rabe) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Step This Way (By: Tish Rabe) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thomas Jefferson's Feast (By: Frank Murphy) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wedgieman to the Rescue (By: Bob Shea,Charise Mericle Harper) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
S-S-snakes! (By: Peter Barrett,Lucille Recht Penner) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dream Closet (By: Kristen L. Depken) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wedgieman and the Big Bunny Trouble (By: Bob Shea,Charise Mericle Harper) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Too Many Puppies! (By: Mary Tillworth) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Miss Grubb, Super Sub!: A Write-In Reader (By: David L. Harrison) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Lucy Goes to School (By: Ilene Cooper) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Barack Obama (By: Shana Corey) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Licensed to Drive (By: Mary Tillworth) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monster Bugs (By: Pamela Johnson,Lucille Recht Penner) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Big Battle (By: Walt Disney Company) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fight to the Finish! (By: Bill Scollon,The Disney Storybook Art Team) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dr. Seuss (By: Kate Klimo) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cupcake Challenge! (By: Mary Tillworth) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Welcome to Headquarters (By: Walt Disney Company) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Journey into the Mind (By: Walt Disney Company) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Danger: Dinosaurs! (By: Random House,Courtney Carbone) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stingrays! Underwater Fliers (By: Carole Gerber) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ready to Play! (By: Walt Disney Company,Victoria Saxon) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Heavy-Duty Trucks (By: Joyce Milton) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Take a Hike, Teddy Roosevelt! (By: Frank Murphy) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Super Agents (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Big Case (By: Walt Disney Company,Bill Scollon) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hillary Clinton (By: Adam Gustavson,Shana Corey) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Space (By: Thomas Girard,Joe Rhatigan) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Cookie Boogie (By: Walt Disney Company,Melissa Lagonegro) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pupunzel (By: Maribeth Boelts) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Mystery of the Riverboat Robber (By: Geoffrey Hayes) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
All About the Trolls (By: Random House,Kristen L. Depken) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Poppy's Party (By: Fabio Laguna,Francesco Legramandi,Gabriella Matta,Frank Berrios) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Quest for the Heart (By: Walt Disney Company) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sky High: George Ferris's Big Wheel (By: Gene Barretta,Monica Kulling) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Poppy and Branch's Big Adventure (By: Mona Miller) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Alexander Hamilton (By: Monica Kulling) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Driven to Win! (By: Walt Disney Company) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Fairy Dogmother (By: Maribeth Boelts) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Welcome To Super Hero High! (By: Courtney Carbone) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Showdown in Space! (By: Courtney Carbone,Pernille Orum) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Family Mystery (By: Walt Disney Company) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Miguel's Music (By: Walt Disney Company,Liz Rivera) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dream March: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (By: Sally Wern Comport,Vaunda Micheaux Nelson) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Butterfly Battle! (By: Courtney Carbone,Pernille Orum) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Brave Clara Barton (By: Sarah Green,Frank Murphy) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Incredibles 2 Deluxe (By: Walt Disney Company) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Incredible Elastigirl (By: Walt Disney Company,Natasha Bouchard) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dinosaur Rescue! (By: Random House,Kristen L. Depken) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Saving the Day! (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Eliza Hamilton (By: Valerio Fabbretti,Monica Kulling) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Michelle Obama (By: James Bernardin,Shana Corey) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Game Time! (By: Walt Disney Company) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Starstruck: The Cosmic Journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson (By: Frank Morrison,Kathleen Krull) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Baby Panda Goes Wild! (By: David Salomon) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Truth or Lie: Sharks! (By: Michael Slack,Erica S. Perl) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Puppy for Miguel (By: Walt Disney Company,Melissa Lagonegro) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Truth or Lie: Dinosaurs! (By: Michael Slack,Erica S. Perl) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Elsa's Epic Journey (By: Walt Disney Company,Susan Amerikaner) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Frederick Douglass (By: Nicole Tadgell,Frank Murphy) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Truth or Lie: Presidents! (By: Michael Slack,Erica S. Perl) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Critter Goes to School (By: Mercer Mayer) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pizza Patrol! (By: Christy Webster) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Day with Dad (By: Walt Disney Company,Random House Disney) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Harley at Bat! (By: Arie Kaplan) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Critter and the Best Present (By: Mercer Mayer) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Welcome to Camp! (By: Patrick Spaziante,Steve Behling) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gingerbread Pup (By: Hollie Hibbert,Maribeth Boelts) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Truth Or Lie: Inventors! (By: Erica S. Perl) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Journey to You (By: RH Disney) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let's Be Friends (By: Random House) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Copycat! (By: Marco Lesko,Fabio Laguna,Steve Foxe) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lost in the Wild! (By: Patrick Spaziante,Steve Behling) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Fight for Kumandra (By: RH Disney) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Sea Monster Story (By: RH Disney) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Purr-Fect Pets (By: Random House) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Survival Mode! (By: Alan Batson,Nick Eliopulos) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Meet Mario! (By: Random House,Malcolm Shealy) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Snack Attack! (By: Random House,Elle Stephens) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mobs in the Overworld! (By: Alan Batson,Nick Eliopulos) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Samantha Helps a Friend (By: Rebecca Mallary) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Freedom for Addy (By: Tonya Leslie) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Get in the Game! (By: Random House) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tylor's First Big Job (By: RH Disney) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Molly's Christmas Surprise (By: Lauren Clauss) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Beware of Dogbot! (By: Random House,Elle Stephens) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mirabel's Discovery (By: The Disney Storybook Art Team,VickyWeber) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Truth or Lie: Cats! (By: Michael Slack,Erica S. Perl) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Birthday Helpers! (By: Random House,Steve Foxe) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Kindness Club (By: Random House) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Escape from the Nether! (By: Random House,Nick Eliopulos) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Search for the Spyglass! (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Batman (By: Random House,David Lewman) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Melody Lifts Her Voice (By: Parker-Nia Gordon,Bria Alston) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mei's Wild Ride (By: RH Disney) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dinosaurs in the Wild! (By: Random House,Dennis R. Shealy) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Welcome to the Inkwell Isles! (By: Random House,Rachel Chlebowski) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Costume Capers (By: Random House,Steve Foxe) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Space Ranger to the Rescue (By: RH Disney) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Kaya Rides to the Rescue (By: Emma Carlson Berne) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Martin and Chris Kratt (By: Richard Walz,Chris Kratt) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Juneteenth (By: Kim Holt,Sharon Dennis Wyeth) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Monsters (By: Nicole Johnson) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Truth or Lie: Dogs! (By: Michael Slack,Erica S. Perl) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Scooby's Scary Christmas! (By: Random House) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Adventure Awaits! (By: RH Disney) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
One Fancy Day (By: Random House,Elle Stephens) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Sky's the Limit! (By: Random House,Nick Eliopulos) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Be You! (By: Random House) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Meet the Singer! (By: Random House,Steve Foxe) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Level Up! (By: Random House) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Heroes Unite! (By: Alan Batson,Nicole Johnson) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
The First Woman Cherokee Chief: Wilma Pearl Mankiller (By: Patricia Morris Buckley) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Princess Treasury (By: Melissa Lagonegro) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Family's Dream (By: Disney Storybook Art Team,Kathy McCullough) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Great Escape! (By: Random House) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Off to the Races! (By: Random House) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Once Upon a Zombie (By: Deborah Underwood) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Step into Reading Books

Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse (1969)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hungry, Hungry Sharks (By: Joanna Cole,Patricia Wynne) (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Missing Tooth (By: Joanna Cole,Marylin Hafner) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bravest Dog Ever: Story of Balto (By: Natalie Standiford,Donald Cook) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
The First Thanksgiving (By: Linda Hayward) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christopher Columbus (By: Dr Stephen Krensky) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wild, Wild Wolves (By: Joyce Milton) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Nutcracker Ballet (By: Deborah Hautzig) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monster Bugs (By: Pamela Johnson,Lucille Recht Penner) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur's Reading Race (By: Marc Brown) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur Tricks The Tooth Fairy (By: Marc Brown) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
George Washington And The General's Dog (By: Richard Walz,Frank Murphy) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur And The School Pet (By: Marc Brown) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lewis and Clark: A Prairie Dog for the President (By: John Manders,Shirley Raye Redmond) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tentacles!: Tales of the Giant Squid (By: Bryn Barnard,Shirley Raye Redmond) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Whales (By: Joyce Milton) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Witch's Big Night (By: Deborah Hautzig) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The True Story of Pocahontas (By: Lucille Recht Penner) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Witch Learns to Read (By: Deborah Hautzig,Sylvie Wickstrom) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Incredible Dash (By: RH Disney) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Babe Ruth Saves Baseball! (By: Richard Walz,Frank Murphy) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur Lost In The Museum (By: Marc Brown) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Listen Up!: Alexander Graham Bell's Talking Machine (By: Richard Walz,Monica Kulling) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Motorcycles! (By: Susan E. Goodman) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur in New York (By: Marc Brown) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Twisters! (By: Allen Garns,Lucille Recht Penner) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Arthur's Reading Trick (By: Marc Brown) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sleeping Bootsie (By: Maribeth Boelts,Patricia Cantor) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dream Closet (By: Mattel,Kristen L. Depken) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Alien Encounter (By: Charise Mericle Harper) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Big Hero 6: The Big Battle (By: RH Disney) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Too Many Puppies! (By: Mary Tillworth) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Licensed to Drive (By: Mary Tillworth) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cupcake Challenge! (By: Mary Tillworth) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Journey into the Mind (By: RH Disney) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Inside Out: Welcome To Headquarters (By: Walt Disney Company) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ready to Play! (By: Erik Doescher,Victoria Saxon) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Take a Hike, Teddy Roosevelt! (By: Richard Walz,Frank Murphy) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Big Case (By: Bill Scollon,The Disney Storybook Art Team) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Space: Planets, Moons, Stars, and More! (By: Thomas Girard,Joe Rhatigan) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Meet the Pets (By: Random House,Mary Man-Kong) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Quest for the Heart (By: RH Disney) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Driven to Win! (By: RH Disney) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Family Mystery (By: The Disney Storybook Art Team,Sarah Hernandez) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Game Time! (By: RH Disney) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
My Journey to the Stars (By: Scott Kelly,André Ceolin) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Elsa's Epic Journey (By: Susan Amerikaner) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pizza Patrol! (By: Patrick Spaziante,Christy Webster) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Onward (By: Walt Disney Company,Random House Disney) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lost Bots! (By: Random House,Lauren Clauss) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lost in the Wild! (By: Patrick Spaziante,Steve Behling) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Snack Attack! (By: Random House,Elle Stephens) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Meet Mario! (By: Random House,Malcolm Shealy) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Beware of Dogbot! (By: Erik Doescher,Elle Stephens) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dinosaurs in the Wild! (By: Random House,Dennis R. Shealy) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
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Leo Lionni
Leo Lionni was born May 5, 1910 in the Netherlands but spent two years in Philadelphia before living in Italy when he was in high school. His mom was an opera singer and his dad was an accountant.

He spent much of his time as a kid in Amsterdam’s museums, teaching himself to draw. None of his education didn’t include formal art courses.

Leo was a well known and respected painter in Italy, working in the avant-garde and Futurism styles from 1931 to 1939. In 1935, he got an economics degree from the University of Genoa. Towards the end of this period, he devoted himself more to advertising design.

Starting in 1939, he worked as an art director for several advertising agencies in the United States, where he worked as an art director, at which he was very successful at, acquiring accounts from Chrysler Plymouth and Ford Motors, among others. He commissioned art from Saul Steinberg, Fernand Leger, Alexander Calder, and Willem de Kooning. Leo was a member of the Advertising Art Hall of Fame.

Starting in 1946, he also held various teaching jobs, when he taught advertising art at Black Mountain College. He also was a teacher at the Parsons School of Design in 1954, the Institute of Design in Ahmedabad, India in 1967, the University of Illinois in 1967, and the Cooper Union from 1982 to 1985.

In 1948, he took a job as the art director at Fortune, which he held onto until the year 1960. Leo also had outside clients, which included designing The Family Man catalogue design for the Museum of Modern Art, and he was also design director for Olivetti, for whom he produced brochures, ads, and showroom design for.

In 1960, he went back to Italy and began writing and illustrating children’s books. In 1962, “Inch by Inch” won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award.

He also won the 1984 American Institute of Graphic Arts Gold Medal and was a four time Caldecott Honor Winner for “Inch by Inch”, “Swimmy”, “Frederick”, and “Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse”. In 1965, he won the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis. Based on a 2007 online poll, “Frederick” was listed by the National Education Association as one of its “Teachers’ Top 100 Books for Children”.

He always thought of himself as an artist. He worked in many disciplines that included painting, photography, drawing, and sculpture. He had one man shows in countries such as the Middle East, the United States, Asia, and Europe. Leo continued working as an artist until right before his death in the year 1999.

Leo married Nora Maffi, daughter of Fabrizio Maffi, a founder of the Italian Communist Part, and they had two sons together, Paolo and Louis.

Leo launched his career as an author/illustrator of children’s books in 1959. Little Blue and Little Yellow was originally developed from a story which he improvised for his grandkids during a boring train ride. It is the first of what is now a long list of children’s picture books.

He’d usually draw pictures as he told stories to his grandkids, however on the long train ride he came up with “Little Blue and Little Yellow”, he had no drawing materials. So he ripped out circles of blue and yellow from a magazine to aid him in telling the story he had in mind.

He died at the age of 89 on October 11, 1999 at his home in Tuscany, Italy.

“Inch by Inch” is a children’s picture book that was released in the year 1960. Is it possible to measure a song?

Meet a winsome, winning inchworm that is proud of his own ability to measure anything under the sun; from a toucan’s beak to a robin’s tail.

But when a hungry nightingale threatens to eat him for breakfast unless he’s able to measure her song, this inchworm calls upon his skill and craft to creatively solve this dilemma.

“The Alphabet Tree” is a children’s picture book that was released in the year 1968. When this fierce wind threatens to blow all of the letters right out of the alphabet tree, they have to band together in words—and then sentences—so that they can create a message that is even stronger than the wind. Peace on Earth.

With their new found knowledge, there is nothing that letters cannot do in this gentle little parable about the power of the written word.

“Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse” is a children’s picture book that was released in the year 1969. Everybody loves Willy the wind-up mouse, but Alexander, who is a real mouse, gets chased away with mousetraps and brooms. Wouldn’t it be just wonderful to be cuddled and loved, Alexander thinks, and he wishes that he too could be a wind-up mouse.

In this gentle fable about a mechanical mouse and a real one, Leo explores the magic of friendship.

“Fish is Fish” is a children’s picture book that was released in the year 1974. A tadpole and a minnow, who are two best friends and practically inseparable from each other until the tadpole grows legs and decides to explore the world outside of the pond.

When the tadpole, who is now a frog, comes back to tell his buddy about the extraordinary things that he has seen, the minnow, who is now a fish, attempts following in the frog’s footsteps. However soon finds that land isn’t what he expected. Friendship really saves the day in this imaginative story about a fish out of water.

“An Extraordinary Egg” is a children’s picture book that was released in the year 1974. It is an extraordinary day for three frogs on Pebble Island when one finds a beautiful white egg. They have never seen a chicken egg in their lives, but they are certain that is what it has to be.

So when the egg hatches and out crawls a long green, scaly creature, it is only natural that they would refer to it as a chicken. This is a hilarious case of mistaken identity that kids are sure to delight in.

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