201 Results
201 Results
The book thief —Zusak, Markus, author.
Book
2007
64 available of 87 items

Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as wel...

The too-scary story —Murguia, Bethanie Deeney, author, illustrator.
Book
2017
11 available of 16 items

At bedtime, their father tells Grace and Walter a scary story about two children in a dark forest.

I broke my trunk! —Willems, Mo, author.
Book
2011
16 available of 71 items

Gerald the elephant tells his best friend Piggie a long, crazy story about how he broke his trunk.

The clothesline swing —Ramadan, Ahmad Danny, author.
Book
2017
10 available of 17 items

"The clothesline swing is a journey through the troublesome aftermath of the Arab Spring. A former Syrian refugee himself, Ramadan unveils an enthralling tale of courage that weaves through the mountains of Syria, the va...

Bear has a story to tell —Stead, Philip Christian.
Book
2012
3 available of 19 items

Bear, with the help of his animal friends, remembers the story he had hoped to tell before the onset of winter.

The Fifth Avenue Story Society : a novel —Hauck, Rachel, 1960- author.
Book
2020
7 available of 12 items

"An invitation to join The Fifth Avenue Story Society gives five New York strangers a chance to rewrite their own stories. Executive assistant Lexa is eager for a much-deserved promotion, but her boss is determined to ke...

Life of Pi : a novel —Martel, Yann, author.
Book
2001
81 available of 87 items

The panda problem —Underwood, Deborah, author.
Book
2019
9 available of 16 items

A narrator's story is disrupted by the main character (Panda) who refuses to play the part.

Gooney Bird Greene —Lowry, Lois, author.
Book
2014
17 available of 18 items

A most unusual new student who loves to be the center of attention entertains her teacher and fellow second graders by telling absolutely true stories about herself, including how she got her name.

The end (almost) —Benton, Jim.
Book
2014
14 available of 15 items

When Donut the bear is told his story is over and he has to leave, he employs trickery so the story can go on.

A spool of blue thread : a novel —Tyler, Anne.
Book
2016
32 available of 37 items

"It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon." This is the way Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red that day in July 1959. The whole family--their two daughters and two sons,...

Breakfast on a dragon's tail : and other book bites —Springett, Martin.
Book
2011
10 available of 13 items

An interactive collection of illustrated book covers for thirteen different storybooks along with the story's beginning, but the reader invited to allow their imagination to take over and write the ending.

Interrupting chicken —Stein, David Ezra, author.
Book
2010
36 available of 49 items

Little Red Chicken wants Papa to read her a bedtime story, but interrupts him almost as soon as he begins each tale.

An Irish country girl —Taylor, Patrick, 1941-
Large Print
2010
0 available of 3 items

The unflappable Mrs. Kinky Kincaid is a trusted fixture in the life of the Irish village of Ballybucklebo, and it often seems that she's been there forever. But some forty years before and many miles to the south, she wa...

Drawn together —Lê, Minh, 1979- author.
Book
2018
12 available of 14 items

A boy and his grandfather cross a language and cultural barrier using their shared love of art, storytelling, and fantasy.

It's a tiger! —LaRochelle, David.
Book
2012
12 available of 14 items

A child imagines that he is in a story where he encounters a tiger at every turn.

No boring stories! —Falatko, Julie, author.
Book
2018
13 available of 15 items

Bored with sweet, boring picture books about cute and fluffy creatures, a group of unpopular animals tries to write an adventure story featuring themselves, with unwanted help from over-eager Bunny.

Fishbone's song —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2016
17 available of 18 items

"Deep in the woods, in a rustic cabin, lives an old man and the boy he's raised as his own. This sage old man has taught the boy the power of nature and how to live in it, and more importantly, to respect it. In Fishbone...

Interrupting chicken and the elephant of surprise —Stein, David Ezra, author, illustrator.
Book
2018
16 available of 22 items

When Little Red Chicken comes home excited about what she learned in school, she explains to Papa that every story has "an elephant of surprise."

Idea Jar —Lehrhaupt, Adam, author.
Book
2018
8 available of 18 items

What happens when the story ideas--from a bored Viking to a space robot--kept in a teacher's special jar escape and get rowdy?

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