Picture Books About Books, Words, and Storytelling
Give Me Back My Book! by Travis Foster and Ethan Long
Lexie the Word Wrangler by Rebecca
Betty’s Burgled Bakery An Alliteration Adventure by Travis Nichols
I Want to Be in a Scary Story by Sean Taylor, illustrated by Jean Jullien
Nibbles The Monster Hunt by Emma Yarlett
Nibbles is a book monster who makes a monstrous mess in the boy’s books. First, the boy chases Nibbles but then he joins him. Read the mini-books about colors and numbers and peek through the holes.
Alpha Better by Linda Ragsdale, illustrated by Martina Hogan
Word Play by Ivan Brunetti
Rocket Writes a Story by Tad Hills
Rocket loves reading stories so it’s only natural that he wants to write his own story. He collects words and looks for inspiration which he finds with Owl. Little by little he adds to a story about his new friend owl. This book is sure to inspire storytelling and writing.
The Book Without a Story by Carolina Raberi
The books in this library help their friend Dusty who hasn’t had a reader in so long he’s well, dusty. They push him off a shelf and soon, a reader discovers him!
This is Not That Kind of Book by Christopher Healy, illustrated by Ben Mantle
Is this an alphabet book, a fairy tale, a first day of school book, or just what? The confused characters finally realize an important truth about stories –(and get meta)– that anyone can be in them, that the characters work together to solve problems, and they will learn a valuable life lesson.