Penguin Young Readers

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

Minisites for Children

Check out all of our cool minisites!

The Apothecary
A mysterious apothecary. A magic book. A missing scientist. An impossible plan. Visit to watch the trailer for The Apothecary, find out more about author Maile Meloy and the characters, read an excerpt and download a discussion guide!

Books 4 Boys
Here you'll find awesome boy-approved* book suggestions, FREE downloads, and plenty of fun stuff to keep the boys you know reading and—most of all—having fun.

Brotherband Chronicles
Check out this brand new website for The Brotherband Chronicles, the Ranger’s Apprentice spin-off series! The site features information about the new series, excerpts from the books, author videos featuring John Flanagan, polls and quizzes, games, and more!

The Chronicles of Egg
Sail the seas of The Chronicles of Egg. Quizzes, games, and maps await you, but be careful. The seas of Deadweather and Sunrise are full of pirates and sudden storms, and you may just be swept along for the ride!

Using a hybrid of comic-book panels and text, Ursula Vernon introduces an irresistible set of characters with a penchant for getting themselves into sticky situations.

Ezra Jack Keats's Neighborhood
Join Ezra Jack Keats's Neighborhood! Discover the author of The Snowy Day along with activities, games, and news!

Flower Fairies
There are Flower Fairies at work and play in every garden. They only reveal themselves to those who believe in them. So, leave your disbelief behind, and prepare to enter the secret world of the Flower Fairies.

Hank Zipzer
Inspired by the true life experiences of Henry Winkler, this winning series about the world's greatest underachiever is funny, touching, and deals with learning differences with gentleness and humor.

Everyone's favorite classroom pet has his very own website! Check it out for activities, sweepstakes, and the extremely new, extremely mysterious Mysteries According to Humphrey.

Katie Kazoo
Katie Kazoo will amaze readers when she turns into other peopleand even animals!

Ladybug Girl
All dressed up with everywhere to go!

Llama Llama
When Llama Llama faces drama, he can always turn to Mama! Visit our brand new Llama Llama website. Download printable activities, learn more about author Anna Dewdney, and play the irresistible "Find Llama Llama" game!

The Little Engine That Could
The classic tale of the determined little engine that, despite its size, triumphantly pulls a train full of toys to the waiting children on the other side of a mountain.

Little Toot
This classic story of a New York City tugboat (actually a Moran tugboat that Dad saw out his studio window) has received the Library of Congress award, been a float in the Rose Bowl parade, and made into an animated movie ("Melody Time") by Walt Disney. Over 6 million copies of the Little Toot books have been sold.

Whether in Paris, London, or Rome, Madeline and friends are always at home.

Mad Libs
Check out our new look and play Mad Libs on the web!

Marcel the Shell With Shoes On
His name is Marcel and he’s partially a shell, but he also has shoes and a face, and other great qualities as well. He won the heart of millions of people when his short film became an Internet sensation. And now he’s pleased to present to you his very own picture book. Visit his website to learn more about Marcel, listen to the audio book, learn more about the authors, download Marcel activities and the Marcel the Shell With Shoes on app!

Oliver Jeffers
Oliver Jeffers’ picture books have captured the imaginations of children since a little boy decided to catch a star of his very own. Visit the dedicated Oliver Jeffers website to watch videos of Oliver talking about his books, and find out more about this New York Times bestselling author and illustrator.

The Penguin Dozen
Visit the Penguin Dozen website for information, games, activities, and videos for your favorite picture book characters, including Skippyjon Jones, Llama Llama, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and more!

Peter Rabbit
Learn about and play games with one of the world's most famous and beloved rabbits and all of his friends.

Roald Dahl
A wealth of information about the author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, and many other classic works.

Learn all about the magical secret of the Beaumont family!

Shark Wars
Gray is already bigger than all the other sharks in his shiver. He can't stop growing, and when his hunger gets him into trouble, he's banished from the reef. Luckily his best friend Barkley comes with him... but their hunt for food forces them to journey deep into the Big Blue. Can Gray and Barkley trust when the ocean is full of slippery fish and one mistake means you're someone else's dinner? Dive into a story of deep friendship, true blue courage, and how it feels to be big cartilaged in SHARK WARS!

Sir Fartsalot Hunts the Booger
Sir Fartsalot is on an explosive quest! Be sure to turn up the volume (and plug your nose) to experience a webisode most foul!

Skippyjon Jones
Hola, amigos! It's me, Skippyjon Jones! Click on the link to come visit me at my website! There's much to read in there, and many games to play!

Celebrate more than 20 years of fun with Eric Hill's famously cuddly puppy.

Tao Nyeu
Admire the art of Tao Nyeu and learn more about this fresh, talented author/illustrator at this website dedicated to her beautiful picture books!

Tomie dePaola
Enter the world of award winning author and illustrator Tomie dePaola.

Return to the Hundred-Acre Wood with Winnie-the-Pooh.

Yours Truly, Lucy B. Parker series
What if your stepsister was the most famous girl in the world?