Fall Fun

Little Ones

The Sky is Falling!

By Mark Teague
Orchard Books

  • July 2015
  • $16.99
  • Ages 3–5

Chicken Little thinks that the sky is falling—and inspires a dance craze! Bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator Mark Teague gives a hilarious retelling of Chicken Little with a zany twist in his latest picture book The Sky is Falling.



Apples A to Z

By Margaret McNamara, Illustrated by Jake Parker
Scholastic Press

  • August 2012
  • $17.99
  • Ages 3-5

Join Fox, Bear, Pig, and Rabbit as they explore the world of apples in this fun-filled ABC book. Each letter of the alphabet showcases the many marvelous facts about apples for youngsters just learning their ABCs as well as offering lots more information for slightly older children. From Aroma to Zabergau, discover the names of 26 varieties of apples, one for every letter of the alphabet-even the letter "X".



The Leaves on the Trees

By Thom Wiley, Illustrated by Andrew Day
Cartwheel Books

  • July 2011
  • $6.99
  • Ages 3-5

The Leaves on the Trees revels in the sights, sounds, smells, and general feeling of the autumn leaves. Based on the classic song, “The Wheels on the Bus,” The Leaves on the Trees explores all types of trees making the magical transformation from the green leaves of summer to fascinating foliage of fall.



Johnny Appleseed

By Jodie Shepherd, Illustrated by Masumi Furukawa
Cartwheel Books

  • July 2010
  • $3.99
  • Ages 4-8

This beautifully illustrated retelling shows how Johnny Appleseed bloomed from a young boy who loved the outdoors into the legendary man who spread apple trees all across the United States. Showing small acts of generosity and the love of nature can make a big difference, this book is sure to inspire the budding little Johnny Appleseed in every reader.



Lalaloopsy: Let's Pick Apples!

By Jenne Simon, Illustrated by Prescott Hill
Scholastic Inc.

  • August 2013
  • $6.99
  • Ages 4-8

Berry Jars ‘n’ Jam, Sunny Side Up, Blossom Flowerpot, Pepper Pots ‘n’ Pans, and Forest Evergreen go to the apple orchard. They are having a great time picking different kinds of apples together. But the best-looking apples are at the top of the tree. How will they ever get them? Luckily, their friend Ember Flicker Flame, a firefighter, is nearby and she comes to the rescue with a very tall ladder. In the end, all the friends enjoy apple pie and homemade applesauce.



The Saturday Triplets #1: Lost in the Leaf Pile!

By Katherine Kenah, Illustrated by Tammie Lyon
Scholastic Inc.

  • September 2013
  • $3.99
  • Ages 4-8

Fall has just gotten three times as nice with the Saturday Triplets. Triplets Ana, Bella, and Carlos are always looking for an adventure. And on Saturday mornings, they always seem to find one. This Saturday, the triplets race to rake the fastest, the best, the biggest leaf pile ever! And when their cat, Boo, goes missing, they think they know where he must be...but they're in for quite a surprise when Boo is nowhere to be found.