Available Illustrators and Titles


Ahlberg, Janet and Allan - Each Peach Pear Plum

Ahlberg, Allan - Jolly Postman

Ahlberg, Janet - Mrs. Wobble the Waitress

Aldridge, Alan - The Butterfly Ball and The Grasshopper Feast

Anderson, Tara - Nat the Cat Can Sleep Like That

Angland, Joan Walsh - The Brave Cowboy

Anno, Mitsumasa - Mitsumasa Anno Counting Book

Arnold, Tedd - No Jumping On the Bed!

Ardizzone, Edward - Tim in Danger

Aruego, Jose - The Chick and the Duckling, One Duck, Another Duck

Asch, Frank - Bear Shadow, Milk and Cookies

Atkinson, Allen - Humpty Dumpty and Other Favourites

Audubon, John - Woodhouse Audubon’s Animals

Austin, Virginia - Sailor Bear


Baker, Jeannie - Polar

Banbery, Fred - Paddington at the Circus

Bang, Molly - Ten, Nine, Eight

Baraldi, Severino - Magic Fairy Stories from Many Lands

Barrett, Ron - Benjamin’s 365 Birthdays

Barton, Byron - Jump, Frog, Jump!

Base, Graeme - The Water Hole

Bass, Saul - Henri’s Walk To Paris

Bayley, Nicola - One Old Oxford Ox

Baynes, Pauline - C.S Lewis’ The Silver Chair

Beek, Enid Blyton’s - Noddy Goes To School

Bemelman’s, Ludwig - Madeline, Madeline’s Rescue, Madeline and the Bad Hat, Madeline and the Gypsies

Benvenuti - Fables de La Fontaine

Berenstain, Stan - Inside, Outside, Upside Down, Bears in the Night, The Big Honey

Hunt, The Bears’ Picnic, The Bike Lesson, Mama’s New Job, Bear’s On Wheels, The Bears’ Vacation

Bileck, Marvin - Rain Makes Applesauce

Birmingham, John - Hushabye

Blair, Molly - I Can Fly

Blair, Susan - The Three Billy-Goats Gruff

Blake, Quentin - A Great Day for Up, Patrick, The Bear’s Winter House

Blegvad, Erik - Mary Norton’s Bed-Knobs and Broomsticks

Blythe, Gary - The Garden

Bonner, Susan - Just In Passing

Bond, Felicia - If You Give A Moose A Muffin, If You Give A Mouse A Cookie

Brandenberg, Franz - I Wish I Was Sick, Too!

Brett, Jan - Annie and the Wild Animals, The Valentine Bears

Brett, Molly - Goodnight Time Tales, Two In A Tent

Brewster, Patience - There’s More Much More

Brian, David - A Little Owl Book A B C

Bridwell, Norman - Clifford’s Family, Clifford Gets A Job

Bright, Robert, - Georgie, Georgie and the Noisy Ghost

Briggs, Raymond - The Snowman

Brock, Emma L - The Greedy Goat

Brooks, Leslie - Johnny Crow’s Garden, The Story of the Three Little Pigs

Brown, Marcia - Stone Soup: An Old Tale

Brown, Marc - Arthur’s Birthday, Arthur’s Nose, Rabbit’s New Rug

Bruna, Dick - Miffy (assorted titles about Miffy), The School

Burkett, Nancy Ekholm - Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach, Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs

Burmingham, John - Where’s Julius?, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Oi! Get Off Our Train, John Burmingham’s 1 2 3, Mr. Gumpy’s Motor Car

Burton, Virginia - The Little House, Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel, Katy and the Big Snow, Life Story

Butterworth, Nick - One Snowy Night



Caldecott, Randolph - The Queen Of Hearts: Sing A Song For Sixpence

Carle, Eric - Thank You, Brother Bear, Hello, Red Fox, Rooster’s Off To See The World, The Very Busy Spider, Have You Seen My Cat?

Childress, Robert - Dick and Jane Beginning Readers 1950s

Christelow, Eileen - Five Little Monkeys Sitting in a Tree

Clark, Emma Chichester - I Love You, Blue Kangaroo

Cort, Ben - Ringo Starr’s Octopus’s Garden

Cooney, Barbara - Miss Rumphius

Cousins, Lucy - Maisy

Craig, Helen - Angelina Ballerina, Angelina and Alice

Crawford, Mel - Lassie and Her Day In The Sun

Christelow, Eileen - Dear Phoebe

Cruz, Ray - Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No-good Very Bad Day

Cuffari, Richard - Robber Raccon

Cushman, Doug - Tillie and Mert



D’Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar - D’Aulaire’s Book of Greek Myths

Davenier, Christine - Miss Lina’s Ballerinas and the Prince

Dawson, Rosemary and Richard - A Walk in the City

DeBrunhoff, Jean - The Story of Babar, Babar The King, The Travels of Babar, Babar and his Children, Babar Loses His Crown

De Groat, Diane - The Wrong-Way Rabbit

DePaola, Tomie - The Cloud Book, Simple Pictures, Stories for Four Seasons, Pancakes for Breakfast, The Legend of Old Befana, I Love You Mouse, The Clown of God, The Knight and the Dragon, Strega Nona

Denslow, W. W. - The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Denton, Kady MacDonald - The Story of Little Quack, Snow

Devlin, Wende and Harry - How Fletcher Was Hatched

DeWitt, Cornelius - The Little Golden A B C

Domanska, Janina - Little Red Hen

Dr. Seuss - The Cat in the Hat, The Cat in the Hat Comes Back, Fox in Socks, One Fish Two Fish, Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now, Green Eggs and Ham, The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, The Foot Book, Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?, I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today!, Horton Hears a Who, Hop on Pop, There’s A Wocket in my Pocket

Dubac, Marianne - The Lion and the Bird

Dunbar, Polly - Hello, Tilly

Durand, Paul - Adventures in the Little Wood

Duncan, Lizzy - Tollins: Explosive Tales For Children

Dunrea, Olivier - Bear Noel

Duvoisin, Roger - Donkey, Donkey, Petunia, Three Little Horses, White Snow, Bright Snow,

R. L. Stevenson’s A Child’s Garden of Verse

Dyer, Jane - Talking Like The Rain, Picnic with Piggins



Eastman, P.D. - The Cat in the Hat Beginner Book Dictionary in French, The Alphabet Book, Are You My Mother?, Flap Your Wings, Snow, Go Dog Go!, A Fish Out of Water

Ekholm, Nancy - Snow-White and the Seven Dwarves

Egielski, Richard - Hey, Al

Elizabieta - Clown

Embleton, Gillian - The Ugly Duckling

Erdoes, Richard - Come Over to My House (written by Dr. Seuss as Theo LeSieg)

Espenscheid, Gertrude Elliott - Grimm’s Fairy Tales

Ets, Marie Hall - In The Forest, Play With Me,

Eugenie - When Dog Was Little (A First Little Golden Book)



Faithful, Horace - Tales From Woodsey Newton

Fanny - The Zlooksh

Fernandes, Kim - One Gray Mouse, Just You and Me

Flack, Marjorie - The Country Bunny and The Little Gold Shoes, Angus and the Cat

Foreman, Michael - Michael Foreman’s Mother Goose

Frankel, Si - Digger Dan

Fraser, Betty - A House is a House for Me

Frazee, Marla - Seven Silly Eaters

Freeman, Don - Corduroy, A Pocket for Corduroy, Dandelion, A Rainbow Of My Own

Fujikawa, Gyo - Mother Goose, A Child’s Book of Poems



Gag, Wanda - Millions of Cats

Galdone, Paul - The Three Little Pigs, Anatole, Anatole Over Paris, Three Ducks Went Wandering, Theodore, The Gingerbread Boy, The Little Red Hen, Jack and the Beanstalk, The Three Bears

Galouchko, Annouchka - The Nutmeg Princess

Gannett, Ruth - The Dragons of Blueland

Gay, Marie-Louise - Caramba, When Vegetables Go Bad!, Roslyn Rutabaga, Stella

Gergely, Tibor - The Taxi That Hurried, The Good Humor Man, Little Red Caboose, The Jolly Barnyard, Tootle, Dogs

Gerstein, Mordicai - The Mountains of Tibet

Gibbons, Gail - Trains

Gilman, Phoebe - The Wonderful Pigs of Jillian Jiggs, The Balloon Tree, Once Upon A Golden Apple, Something From Nothing, Jillian Jiggs, Jillian Jiggs to the Rescue

Goldsborough, June - A House For Willie, I Like To See: A Book About The Five Senses

Gomi, Taro - Who Ate It?

Gorbachev, Valeri - Little Bunny’s Sleepless Night

Gordon, Margaret - Wilberforce Goes to a Party

Graham, Margaret Bloy - Harry The Dirty Dog, Dear Garbage Man, The Meanest Squirrel I Ever Met, No Roses For Harry, Harry and the Lady Next Door

Greenaway, Kate - A Apple Pie, Mother Goose

Grifalconi, Ann - Tiny’s Hat

Gurth, Per Henrik - Canada in Colours



Hader, Berta and Elmer - Humpty Dumpty and Some Other Funny People, The Big Snow

Hague, Michael - East of the Sun, West of the Moon, Thornton Burgess Bedtime Stories, The Uncle Wiggily Book

Hahn, Sylvia - The Salamander’s Laughter and Other Poems

Hallensleben, Georg - Lisa in New York

Hargreaves, Roger - Hippo Potto and Mouse, Little Miss Naughty, Roar, Mr. Silly

Hauman, George and Doris - The Little Engine That Could

Haywood, Helen - Peter Tiggywig at School

Heap, Sue - The Fabulous Fairy Feast

Hendry, Linda - Malcom’s Runaway Soap

Henkes, Kevin - Owen, A Good Day, Kitten’s First Full Moon, Old Bear

Hepworth, Catherine - Antics: An Alphabetical Anthology

Herrod, Mike - Hiccup!

Hillman, Patricia - Count to Ten!, With Little Friends Hino,

Hoban, Lillian - A Birthday for Frances, Arthur’s Great Big Valentine, A Baby Sister for Frances, Arthur’s Back to School Day, Bread and Jam for Frances

Hoff, Syd - Danny and the Dinosaur, Who Will Be My Friends?, The Horse in Harry’s Room, Sammy The Seal

Hogrogian, Nonny - One Fine Day

Hubbard, Patricia - My Crayons Talk

Hurd, Clement - Runaway Bunny, Goodnight Moon, Johnny Lion’s Rubber Boots

Hutchins, Pat - Rosie’s Walk, Goodnight Owl, Clocks and More Clocks



Inkpen, Mick - The Blue Balloon

Ipcar, Dahlov - One Horse Farm



James, Robin - Morgan and Me

Jeffers, Oliver - How to Catch a Star

Jeffers, Susan - The Midnight Farm, A Child of Books, Waiting for the Evening Star

Jeram, Anita - My Baby Book, All Together Now, All Together Now, Bunny My Honey

Johnson, Crockett - The Carrot Seed, Harold’s Trip to the Sky, The Little Fish That Got Away, Harold and the Purple Crayon

Jones, Harold - Lavender Blue

Joyce, William - George Shrinks

Julian-Ottie, Vanessa - Whiskers and Paws



Kaufman, Joe - Joe Kaufman’s Book about Busy People and How They Work (clown & mail deliverer)

Kay, Dorothea - A Child’s Book of Fishes

Keats, Ezra Jack - The Snowy Day, Goggles, Over in the Meadow, The Pet Show

Kellogg, Steven - I Was Born About 10,000 Years Ago

Kelly, Becky - And Then in a Twinkling

Kent, Jack - The Bremen Town Musicians, Ralph Rides Away, Easy As Pie: A Guessing Game of Sayings

Kerr, Judith - Mog

Kincaids, Eric - Book of Fairy Tales

Klassen, Jon - We Found a Hat, Sam and Dave Dig a Hole, I Want My Hat Back

Kovalski, Maryann - The Cake that Mack Ate, Brenda and Edward, Alice and the Birthday Giant

Kurelek, William - A Prairie Boy’s Winter



Ladybird Books - Learning with Mother, We Have Fun (Key Words 2A), Play With Us

Langner, Nola - Hi Diddle Diddle: A Book of Mother Goose Rhymes

Lawson, Robert - Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Le Cain, Errol - Cinderella or The Little Glass Slipper

Le Mair, Henriette Willebeek - Little Songs of Long Ago: A Collection of Favorite Poems and Rhymes

Leman, Martin - Martin Leman’s Teddy Bears (photos)

Lee, Katie - Under Water With Ogden Nash

Lent, Blair - Tikki Tikki Tembo, The Funny Little Woman

Lichtenheld, Tom - Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site

Lightburn, Ron - Eagle Dreams

Lignell, Lois - A Tree is a Plant

Lionni, Leo - Frederick, Six Crows, Swimmy, Cornelius

Lobel, Arnold - Fables, Owl at Home, The Great Blueness and Other Predicaments, Dinosaur Time, Ming Lo Moves A Mountain, The Little Wooden Farmer, Miss Suzy

Locker, Thomas - The Young Artist

Loeb, Anton - The Wizard of Oz

Lorenz, Lee - Sylvester Bear Overslept

Lowery, Lawrence F. - Sounds are for Listening

Lumley, Robert - “Well-Loved Tales” Chicken Licken (A Ladybird Book)



MacGregor, A.J. - Lost at the Fair (Ladybird Books)

Malvern, Corrine - Heidi (A Golden Book)

Maris, Ron - Watch Out Bernard

Marshall, James - George and Martha (assorted titles), Miss Nelson is Missing, Miss Nelson Has A Field Day, Miss Nelson Is Back

Martin Jr., Bill - The Ghost-Eye Tree

Masha - Three Little Kittens (A Golden Book)

Mathieu, Joe - Dr. Seuss’ The Eye Book

Maxey, Dale - Three Billy Goats Gruff

Mayer, Mercer - Just Go To Bed, Little Monster’s Mother Goose, What do you do with a Kangaroo?, I Was So Mad, Oops!

McCloskey, Robert - Make Way For Ducklings, Blueberries for Sal

McClure, Nikki - All In A Day

McDonnell, Patrick - Hug Time

McCue, Lisa - Margaret Wise Brown’s Bunny’s Busy Book

McDermott, Gerald - Arrow to the Sun

McPhail, David - The Ice Cream Store, The Bear’s Bicycle

McNaughton, Colin - Put on a Show

McKie, Roy - Ten Apples Up On Top, Summer

Milhouse, Katherine - The Egg Tree

Milelli, Pascal - Rainbow Bay

Miller, John P. - The Large and Growly Bear, The Little Red Hen (Golden Books)

Mitson, Angela - The Munch Bunch

Mongeau, Marc - A World of Ghosts

Montresor, Beni - Beatrice Schenk de Regniers’ May I Bring A Friend?

Moore, Inga - Poems for Young Children

Munsinger, Lynn - It Wasn’t My Fault, Hurty Feelings

Mullins, Edward S. - Animal Limericks

Murrell, Ruth - The Story of Jack and the Beanstalk (a vintage Ladybird Book)

Mussin, Attilio - Pinocchio (retold by Freya Littledale 1979)



Newbold, Greg - Spring Song

Newfeld, Frank - Dennis Lee’s Alligator Pie, Nicholas Knock and Other People’s Problems, Garbage Delight

Newsome, Carol - An Edward Lear Alphabet

Nicholson, William - The Velveteen Rabbit

Nightingale, Sandy - Nursery Rhymes

Ninon - The Very Little Girl

Nishimaki, Kayako - The Land of Lost Buttons



Obligado. Lilian - Margaret Wise Brown’s The Golden Egg Book (A Golden Book), Four Puppies, The Little Black Puppy

Ogilvie, Sara - Dogs Don’t Do Ballet

O’Sullivan, Tom - I Live In The City A B C

Oxenbury, Helen - We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, Farmer Duck


Parsons, Virginia - A Happy Nursery Book: Snow

Pecnard, Jacques - Our Wonderful World: a treasury of knowledge

Peek, Merle - Mary Wore Her Red Dress

Peet, Bill - Cock-A-Doodle Dudley, The Caboose Who Got Loose, Huge Harold, Jennifer and Josephine, Chester the Worldly Pig

Penn, Audrey - The Kissing Hand

Perl, Susan - So That’s How I Was Born!

Petersham, Maud and Miska - The Circus Baby, The Story Book of Wheels

Phloog, Jan - Puppies Are Like That

Pignataro, Anna - Always, Mama, Will You Hold My Hand?

Pilgrim, Jane - The Adventures of Walter

Pilkey, Dav - Dragon Gets By

Potter, Beatrix - The Tale of Peter Rabbit (plus other tales)

Price, Margaret Evans - My Book of Old-Time Fairy Tales (reprint of 1921 original)

Priceman, Marjorie - Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin

Provensen, Alice and Martin - William Blake’s Inn: Poems for Innocent and

Experienced Travelers, The Fuzzy Duckling

Quakenbush, Robert - Henry’s Awful Mistake, Henry’s Important Date, If I Rode A Dinosaur


Rathmann, Peggy - Good Night, Gorilla

Read, Isobel - Fairy Tales (Whitman Publishing Company

Reid, Barbara - Have You Seen Birds?, Read Me a Book, Two by Two

Rey, H. A. - Curious George (the original books), Katy No Pocket

Reynolds, Peter - Ish

Richardson, Frederick - The Big Big Book of Mother Goose: Favorite Rhymes selected from the Original Volland Edition

Robinson, Charles - A Treasury of Best Loved Rhymes

Rojankovsky, Feodor - The Three Bears, Over in the Meadow

Rosenberg, Jane - Dance Me a Story: Twelve Tales from the Classic Ballets

Ross, Tony - I Want My Light On

Rowand, Phyllis - Ruth Krauss’ Bears

Rutherford, Bonnie and Bill - The Gingerbread Man (Giant Golden Book)


Sanders, Christopher - “Mother Goose” Nursery Rhymes

Santat, Dan - The Three Ninja Pigs

Santore, Charles - L. Frank Baum’s The Wizard of Oz

Santos, George - Anna Sewell’s Black Beauty (Wonder Books)

Sasek, M. - This is Rome

Scarry, Richard - Best Mother Goose Ever, Nicky Goes to the Doctor, Postman Pig and His Busy Neighbors, Funniest Storybook Ever, Chicken Little, I am a Bunny

Scheffler, Axel - Daley B

Schick, Eleanor - City in the Summer

Schindler, S.D. - Ursula K. Le Guin’s Catwing, Catwing Returns

Schneider, Rex - The Wide Mouthed Frog

Schoenherr, John - Sterling North’s Rascal

Sendak, Maurice - Pierre: A Cautionary Tale, Where The Wild Things Are, Outside Over There, In The Night Kitchen, A Hole is to Dig, Swine Lake, The Juniper Tree and Other Tales from Grimm, A Kiss for Little Bear, Little Bear’s Friend, Little Bear’s Visit, The Nutcracker

Sewell, Marcia - Edward Lear’s The Nutcracker and the Sugar-Tongs

Shepard, E. H. - Pooh’s Bedtime Book, Winnie the Pooh

Shortall, Leonard - Old Rosie the horse nobody understood

Shulevitz, Uri - The Treasure Siebel, Fritz - Stop That Ball!

Simmond, Posy - Lulu and the Flying Babies

Simont, Marc - A Tree Is Nice, The Happy Day, The 13 Clocks

Slobodkin, Louis - James Thurber’s Many Moons

Slobodkina, Esphyr - Caps for Sale

Small, David - The Gardener, Imogene’s Antlers

Smith, Sydney - Smoot; A Rebellious Shadow

Spier, Peter - The Fox went out on a chilly night: An Old Song

Spires, Ashley - Binky the Space Cat

Spurll, Barbara - Rhinos for Lunch and Elephants for Supper

Staub, Leslie - Whoever You Are

Stevens, Janet - The Big Bunny and the Magic Show

Steig, William - Doctor De Soto

Stock, Catherine - Sophie’s Knapsack

Stren, Patti - Hug Me

Szekeres, Cyndy - Little Richard and Prickles, Cyndy Skezeres’ Book of Poems, The Sleepy Book

Szilagyi, Mary - Night in the Country


Taback, Simms - Joseph Had a Little Overcoat, There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly

Taylor, C. J. - How Two Feathers Was Saved from Loneliness: An Abenaki Legend, Little Water and the gift of the animals

Teague, Mark - Poppleton, Pigsty

Tenggren, Gustaf - The Lion’s Paw (A Golden Book), Tawny Scrawny Lion (A Golden Book), Shy Little Kitten (A Golden Book)

Tenniel, John - Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (colourized or black & white)

Thurlby, Paul - Paul Thurlby’s Alphabet

Tobey, B. - Dr. Seuss’ I Wish that I had Duck Feet

Tomblin, Gill - Rumples and Tumbles go to the Country

Tresselt, Alvin - White Snow Bright Snow

Tripp, Wallace - “Stand Back,” Said The Elephant, I’m Going To Sneeze!



Ungerer, Tomi - Crictor

Van Allsburg, Chris - Just A Dream, Jumanji

Van Horne, Sir William Cornelius - Trunks All Aboard: An Elephant A B C

Van Zeveren, Michel - Le diner

Vaughn, Frank - Good-bye Tonsils

Velthuijs, Max - Frog in Love, Frog in Winter


Waber, Bernard - Funny, Funny Lyle, Lovable Lyle, Lyle and the Birthday Party, Ira Sleeps Over

Walsh, Ellen Stohl - You Silly Goose

Walt Disney - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Bambi

Webbe, Helen and others - Rand McNally Book of Favorite Sleepytime Tales

Wellington, Monica - Squeaking of Art: The Mice Go To The Museum

Wells, Rosemary - Bunny Cakes, Max Cleans Up, Edward’s Overwhelming Overnight

Wiesgard, Leonard - The Valentine Cat, Where does the butterfly go when it rains

Wildsmith, Brian - Brian Wildsmith’s Circus, Brian Wildsmith’s A B C, The Little Wood Duck, The Rich Man and the Shoemaker

Wiese, Kurt - Marjorie Flack’s Ping

Wilkin, Eloise - Mother Goose, The Golden Treasury of Prayers for Boys and Girls, We Like Kindergarten, A Child’s Garden of Verse, Baby Dear

Willems, Mo - The Pigeon Wants a Puppy!, Don’t Let The Pigeon Stay Up Late, Elephant and Piggie

Williams, Garth - The Friendly Book, My First Counting Book, Little House in the Big Woods, Stuart Little, Bedtime for Frances, The Sleepy Book, The Friendly Book

Wiseman, B. - Morris the Moose Goes to School

Wolff, Ashley - Home Sweet Home, Raffi Songs to Read: Baby Beluga



Yagyu, Genichiro - The Soles of Your Feet

Yaroslava - The Mitten: An Old Ukrainian Folktale

Young, Ruth - One Crow: A Counting Rhyme

Zeman, Ludmila - Adventurous Voyages of Sindbad

Zimmerman, Werner - Henny Penny, My Backyard


Anonymous - Classic Fairy Stories of the World (World Distributers), Stories from Hans Anderson (circa 1970)

Dick and Jane - assorted reprinted illustrations from old readers

Molinard, Patrice - The Paris That I Love - vintage black and white photos

The Little White House - school reader Ginn and Company, Toronto 1950s

Macmillan Very First Dictionary: A Magic World of Words 1983 various illustrators

A Garden of Stories for Grade Two - school reader 1939