Penguin Young Readers

Read Liz Shanks's recommendations for books for children of all ages
Humphrey The Chronicles of Egg Shark Wars Kid's Corner Madeline Brotherband Chronicles Ladybug Girl Skippyjon Jones The Penguin Dozen Llama Llama Red Pajama Eric Carle Roald Dahl Jan Brett
Baby Tree Boom, Snot, Twitty Knuckleball Ned Madeline 75th Anniversary Edition Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too Three Bears in a Boat Magic Bone #5: Go Fetch The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats


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The Lost Stories
John A. Flanagan
The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt
Illustrator: Oliver Jeffers
Counting by 7s
Holly Goldberg Sloan

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Staff Picks

Anna Jarzab's Staff Picks

Anna lives in New York City in a tiny studio crammed full of books. Someday, she might even own a couch to read them on.

The Day the Crayons Quit
Drew Daywalt
Illustrator: Oliver Jeffers
Anna and the French Kiss
Stephanie Perkins

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Penguin Children Apps

Visit our Penguin Young Readers Group apps page to download apps for your favorite series, including the Ladybug Girl, Llama Llama and Skippyjon Jones apps!

Shark Wars

Dive into the Shark Wars book series with the FREE Shark Wars app!

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Carle's classic tale of a voracious caterpillar who eats his way through the days of the week and then changes into a eautiful butterfly has been reissued in a sumptuous twenty-fifth anniversary edition with a shiny, silver-coated cover and wonderfully thick, durably pages.
The Horn Book

"The very hungry caterpillar literally eats his way through the pages of the book—and right into your child's heart..."
Mother's Manual

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Discover Ann Hood

Ann Hood is the author of of seven novels and a short-story collection, An Ornithologist's Guide to Life. She lives in Providence, Rhode Island. Check out Treasure Chest #8: Amelia Earhart this March.