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Books with author Rebecca McDonald

  • I Am a Bee: A Book About Bees for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    Paperback (House of Lore Publishing, Oct. 15, 2019)
    A sure sign of spring is when we see the bees flying flower to flower, buzzing and humming, busy with work. “I Am a Bee” takes children, grades preschool through first, on a journey of learning the importance of bees in the world we live.Watching a bee for a few seconds, it’s easy to see where the term ‘busy bee’ comes from. They work nonstop building and taking care of their colony. Small but determined, these insects are crucial to the health and wellbeing of our ecosystem. From the food we depend on for survival to the beauty of the colorful flowers and trees that make up our environment, bees are a vital part of the web of life. “I Am a Bee” teaches basic environmental and biological concepts for kids ages 3 to 7. Vibrant images that match easy to follow facts help children learn beginning science on the life of a honey bee.
  • I Am a Bee: A Book About Bees for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    eBook (House of Lore, Oct. 16, 2019)
    A sure sign of spring is when we see the bees flying flower to flower, buzzing and humming, busy with work. “I Am a Bee” takes children, grades preschool through first, on a journey of learning the importance of bees in the world we live.Watching a bee for a few seconds, it’s easy to see where the term ‘busy bee’ comes from. They work nonstop building and taking care of their colony. Small but determined, these insects are crucial to the health and wellbeing of our ecosystem. From the food we depend on for survival to the beauty of the colorful flowers and trees that make up our environment, bees are a vital part of the web of life. “I Am a Bee” teaches basic environmental and biological concepts for kids ages 3 to 7. Vibrant images that match easy to follow facts help children learn beginning science on the life of a honey bee.
  • I Am the Moon: A Book About the Moon for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    Paperback (House of Lore, Nov. 28, 2018)
    I Am the Moon introduces kids to the basic concepts of Earth and Space science while also teaching how the Moon plays an important part in the cycle of life on Earth, all the way from the Moon's impact on marine life to its interaction with nature and the environment.Young children will learn about basic concepts of astronomy, explaining how the Moon moves in space with Earth, to the many other moons in our solar system that act as satellites to the other planets. I Am the Moon also takes preschool and kindergarten level children on an imaginary visit to the Moon, describing what an astronaut uses to land and explore the Moon's surface. Images are big and bright for kids ages 3-5.
  • I Am the Moon: A Book About the Moon for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    eBook (House of Lore, Nov. 28, 2018)
    I Am the Moon introduces kids to the basic concepts of Earth and Space science while also teaching how the Moon plays an important part in the cycle of life on Earth, all the way from the Moon's impact on marine life to its interaction with nature and the environment.Young children will learn about basic concepts of astronomy, explaining how the Moon moves in space with Earth, to the many other moons in our solar system that act as satellites to the other planets. I Am the Moon also takes preschool and kindergarten level children on an imaginary visit to the Moon, describing what an astronaut uses to land and explore the Moon's surface. Images are big and bright for kids ages 3-5.
  • Bo the Bear Builds a Race Car: A Car Book for Kids Who Love Race Cars

    James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald

    Paperback (House of Lore, Nov. 24, 2018)
    If you have a young child who loves to build and loves cars, then they are going to love this book. Bo the Bear is crazy about building, and he’s found all the parts to build a race car.
  • I Am the Sun: A Book About the Sun for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    eBook (House of Lore, June 9, 2019)
    There are many stars in the night sky, but only one that we’ve found so far that supports a planet filled with life, that’s our star, the Sun! I Am the Sun introduces kids to the basic concepts of Space and Earth science while also teaching how important the Sun is to our very existence here on Earth. From the air we breathe to the everchanging weather, the Sun is a source of life for all of us.Young children will learn about basic concepts of astronomy, how the sun got its start in space, and how it’s the glue that holds the solar system together. I Am the Sun is a great beginning science book for kids. Images are big and bright for kids ages 3-8. The concepts are basic and geared for preschool through second-grade learners.
  • I Am Earth: An Earth Day Book for Kids

    James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald

    eBook (House of Lore, Oct. 20, 2016)
    I Am Earth introduces kids to the basic concepts of earth science while also encouraging the importance of taking care of our special planet through environmental awareness and sustainability. Keeping Earth a happy healthy place to live is important for everyone big and small. In this Earth science book for beginners, kids learn what makes our planet so uniquely special and how people can work together to keep it a healthy home. I Am Earth is a great way to start children at an early age to care for the environment by understanding why the environment is so important and what they can do to help keep nature in balance, like recycle, reuse and conserve. For all living creatures that call planet Earth home, every day is Earth Day! Bright, vivid illustrations will capture kids’ attention and keep learning fun. “Keep Earth a happy, healthy place to live!”
  • I Am Spring: A Book About Spring for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    language (House of Lore, Dec. 21, 2019)
    After the cold of Winter, comes the warmth of Spring. I Am Spring takes young children on a journey through the many important events that occur uniquely in the beautiful growing season of Spring. From sprouting seeds to buzzing bees, children, preschool through first grade, will learn the important changes that happen during this season of rebirth.Bright and colorful pictures of busy landscapes full of life are great for keeping the attention of kids ages 3-7. Large print and illustrations make it a perfect classroom book for preschool, kindergarten and first grade.I Am Spring is a vibrant nonfiction book that represents the science of the season of Spring in a storytelling fashion that is excellent for kids 5-8.When the day becomes longer than the night, and the leaves begin to sprout on the bare branches, and bugs and animals that were hiding start to reappear, get ready, because that means Spring is here!
  • Bo the Bear Builds a Monster Truck: A Monster Truck Book for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    eBook (House of Lore, Feb. 1, 2020)
    Bo the Bear Builds a Monster Truck is the perfect book for kids who love trucks. Bo is an unusual bear who appreciates problem-solving and building machines, but most importantly he loves to have fun. Children ages 4 to 7 who like to watch giant trucks, smash, climb, and crush anything in their path will be fascinated by the vibrant images of Bo the Bear driving around the monster truck that he built himself.Bo the Bear Builds a Monster Truck encourages the benefit of planning out a big project and working it through to the end. Kids will learn the value of planning, preparing, working hard, and troubleshooting when problems arise, along with the excitement of getting to have fun with what has been created. Bo the Bear Builds a Monster Truck is written in simple, easy to understand sentences with colorful illustrations for both boys and girls in grades kindergarten through first.
  • I Am Mars: A Book About Mars for Kids

    James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald

    eBook (, Jan. 14, 2019)
    Get ready for an awesome outer space journey to visit Mars! Kids ages 3-7 will love this easy to follow book about planet Mars and its place in our solar system. Large colorful pictures will keep toddlers engaged and teach children a beginning awareness of space and astronomy. When kids gaze at the Moon and stars, they will have a new understanding of our far-off red neighbor that may soon be a planet that people actually visit.For other awesome space adventures for kids read: I Am Earth and I Am the Moon.
  • I Am Tyrannosaurus Rex: A Tyrannosaurus Rex Book for Kids

    Rebecca McDonald, James McDonald

    eBook (, March 3, 2019)
    Tyrannosaurus rex is one of the most famous dinosaurs ever found. Its giant size and mouthful of sharp teeth have caught the attention of young and old alike. Kids ages 3-7 will love the big colorful pictures showing the life and times of one of the largest meat-eating dinosaurs that ever walked the earth. Scientists have a new understanding of how T-Rex survived in its prehistoric world, and many paleontologists agree that the carnivorous dinosaur might have been covered in feathers instead of reptilian skin.Kids who are fascinated with dinosaur science, as well as the Earth sciences will love to hear and see the life of the great Tyrannosaurus rex.
  • I Am Earth: An Earth Day Book for Kids

    James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald

    Paperback (House of Lore Publishing, Oct. 20, 2016)
    I Am Earth introduces kids to the basic concepts of earth science while also encouraging the importance of taking care of our special planet through environmental awareness and sustainability. Keeping Earth a happy healthy place to live is important for everyone big and small. In this Earth science book for beginners, kids learn what makes our planet so uniquely special and how people can work together to keep it a healthy home. I Am Earth is a great way to start children at an early age to care for the environment by understanding why the environment is so important and what they can do to help keep nature in balance, like recycle, reuse and conserve. For all living creatures that call planet Earth home, every day is Earth Day! Bright, vivid illustrations will capture kids’ attention and keep learning fun. “Keep Earth a happy, healthy place to live!”