Browse all books

Books with author Margaret Chodos-Irvine

  • Ella Sarah Gets Dressed

    Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Paperback (HMH Books for Young Readers, May 8, 2018)
    The long-awaited paperback edition of a Caldecott Honor book that celebrates a child's unique sense of fashion and independent streak. Ella Sarah may be little, but she has a BIG sense of style—and it isn't at all like that of her mother, father, or older sister. Yet they all want her to dress just like them! Ella Sarah will have none of it—and when her flamboyantly dressed friends arrive, it's clear that Ella Sarah's favorite outfit is just right for her. Written and illustrated by Margaret Chodos-Irvine, this spirited Caldecott Honor–winning story will gently nudge young children toward independence—providing plenty of exuberant colors and patterns to identify along the way.
    F
  • Ella Sarah Gets Dressed

    Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Hardcover (HMH Books for Young Readers, May 1, 2003)
    A 2004 Caldecott Honor Book Ella Sarah may be little, but she has a BIG sense of style--and it isn't at all like that of her mother, father, and older sister. Yet they all want her to dress just like them! Ella Sarah will have none of it--and when her flamboyantly dressed friends arrive, it's clear that Ella Sarah's favorite outfit is just right for her. Written and illustrated by Margaret Chodos-Irvine, this spirited, Caldecott Honor-winning story will gently nudge young children toward independence--providing plenty of exuberant colors and patterns to identify along the way.
    F
  • Ella Sarah Gets Dressed

    Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    eBook (HMH Books for Young Readers, Nov. 20, 2018)
    Ella Sarah may be little, but she has a BIG sense of style—and it isn't at all like that of her mother, father, and older sister. Yet they all want her to dress just like them! Ella Sarah will have none of it—and when her flamboyantly dressed friends arrive, it's clear that Ella Sarah's favorite outfit is just right for her. Written and illustrated by Margaret Chodos-Irvine, this spirited, Caldecott Honor-winning story will gently nudge young children toward independence—providing plenty of exuberant colors and patterns to identify along the way.
    F
  • Ella Sarah Gets Dressed: Lap-Sized Board Book

    Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    eBook (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Aug. 1, 2008)
    Ella Sarah may be little, but she has a BIG sense of style—and it shows in her very colorful favorite outfit. Her mom, dad, and sister want her to dress just like them, but when her flamboyantly dressed friends arrive, it’s clear that Ella Sarah’s sense of style is just right.
  • Best Best Friends

    Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Hardcover (Harcourt Children's Books, May 1, 2006)
    Clare and Mary do everything together. After all, they're best best friends. But on Mary's birthday, she gets a party, a shiny crown, and lots of attention--and Clare gets jealous. The best best friends get into a big, big fight. Only after Clare comes up with a way to make peace do the girls realize that between true friends, love triumphs over jealousy every time (even when it comes to crowns and cupcakes).
    I
  • Ella Sarah Gets Dressed: Lap-Sized Board Book

    Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Board book (Red Wagon Books, Aug. 1, 2008)
    Ella Sarah may be little, but she has a BIG sense of style—and it shows in her very colorful favorite outfit. Her mom, dad, and sister want her to dress just like them, but when her flamboyantly dressed friends arrive, it’s clear that Ella Sarah’s sense of style is just right.
    K
  • Apple Pie Fourth of July

    Janet S. Wong, Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Paperback (HMH Books for Young Readers, May 1, 2006)
    Shocked that her parents are cooking Chinese food to sell in the family store on an all-American holiday, a feisty Chinese American girl tries to tell her mother and father how things really are. But as the parade passes by and fireworks light the sky, she learns a surprising lesson.
    J
  • Only You

    Robin Cruise, Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Paperback (HMH Books for Young Readers, March 1, 2016)
    Every adult who loves a child knows how deep and rich that love can be. Little ones are lovable on the outside, with their tiny ears, eyes, and toes. And they're lovable for who they are on the inside, as they sing, play, and shout. Robin Cruise and Caldecott Honor winner Margaret Chodos-Irvine portray a diverse trio of parents and children in this lyrical celebration of a love that makes each child feel like the one and only.
    J
  • Ella Sarah Gets Dressed

    Margaret chodos-irvine

    Paperback (Scholastic, Aug. 16, 2003)
    CHILDREN
    F
  • Buzz

    Janet S. Wong, Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Hardcover (Harcourt Children's Books, May 1, 2000)
    A child experiences the sights and sounds of morning--from the bee buzzing outside to the noise of the awakening household to the flurry before Daddy and Mommy leave for work and Grandma comes to spend the day. Buzz celebrates the warm familiarity of the family routine, as well as the childlike game of discovering a recurring sound--buzzzz--within the hubbub of daily life. •An acclaimed poet's first picture book •A playful concept book that explores sound •Portrays a contemporary parent-child relationship, with appeal for working parents
    I
  • Where Lily Isn't

    Julie Paschkis, Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Hardcover (Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), Jan. 21, 2020)
    Where Lily Isn't is Julie Paschkis and Margaret Chodos-Irvine's beautiful bereavement picture book celebrating the love of a lost pet.Lily ran and jumped and barked and whimpered and growled and wiggled and wagged and licked and snuggled. But not now.It is hard to lose a pet. There is sadness, but also hope―for a beloved pet lives on in your heart, your memory, and your imagination.
    K
  • Best Best Friends

    Margaret Chodos-Irvine

    Hardcover (Harcourt Children's Books, May 1, 2006)
    Clare and Mary do everything together. After all, they're best best friends. But on Mary's birthday, she gets a party, a shiny crown, and lots of attention--and Clare gets jealous. The best best friends get into a big, big fight. Only after Clare comes up with a way to make peace do the girls realize that between true friends, love triumphs over jealousy every time (even when it comes to crowns and cupcakes).
    I