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Books published by publisher NorthSouth (NY)

  • The Rainbow Fish

    Marcus Pfister, J. Alison James

    Paperback (NorthSouth (NY), July 1, 2012)
  • The Rainbow Fish

    Marcus Pfister

    Board book (NorthSouth Books, Jan. 27, 1999)
    The award-winning book about a beautiful fish who finds friendship and happiness when he learns to share is now available in a board book edition for the youngest child.
  • Good Night, Little Rainbow Fish

    Marcus Pfister

    Board book (NorthSouth Books, June 6, 2017)
    An adorable Rainbow Fish board book, perfect for bedtime!When Little Rainbow Fish can’t fall asleep, there’s only one thing that can help—his Mommy! Little Rainbow Fish’s mom promises to watch over him, no matter if he is in the ink cloud of an octopus, lost in the deep blue sea, or simply having a bad dream. A sweet adaptation of the hardcover storybook. "Just the thing to help calm nerves when the day is almost done."—Booklist
  • Advent Storybook

    Antonie Schneider, Maja Dusikovaa, Marisa Miller

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, Oct. 1, 2005)
    The beloved, bestselling readaloud storybook.Benjamin Bear cannot wait for Christmas to come. To help the time pass more quickly, his mother tells him that every day when he opens a door on his Advent calendar she'll tell him a story about another little bear and his long, arduous journey to Bethlehem.The little bear, led by a glittering star, meets many others on his travels. His adventures, filled with acts of heroism and kindness and many small miracles, show him the path to the Christ Child. A beautiful book that teaches the true spirit of Christmas.
  • Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos

    Monica Brown, John Parra

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, Sept. 5, 2017)
    Pura Belpré Illustrator Honor 2018 ALA Notable Children's Book 2018 New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2017 Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2017 Smithsonian Top Ten Best Children's Book of 2017 2018 Bank Street Best Children's Book of the YearFrida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, written by Monica Brown and illustrated by John Parra, is based on the life of one of the world's most influential painters, Frida Kahlo, and the animals that inspired her art and life. The fascinating Mexican artist Frida Kahlo is remembered for her self-portraits, her dramatic works featuring bold and vibrant colors. Her work brought attention to Mexican and indigenous culture and she is also renowned for her works celebrating the female form. Brown's story recounts Frida's beloved pets—two monkeys, a parrot, three dogs, two turkeys, an eagle, a black cat, and a fawn—and playfully considers how Frida embodied many wonderful characteristics of each animal.
  • Happy Birthday, Harvey Hare

    Bernadette Watts

    Hardcover (NorthSouth, March 1, 1998)
    In this delightful sequel to ""Harvey Hare, Postman Extraordinaire"", Harvey Hare is delivering invitations to his birthday party along with the daily mail. His friends are all pleased and wish him a happy day, but everyone is ""so"" busy--will they have time for Harvey's party? Full color.
  • Edison: The Mystery of the Missing Mouse Treasure

    Torben Kuhlmann

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, Oct. 2, 2018)
    2019 Batchelder Honor Award 2019 ALA Notable Children's BookAward-winning illustrator Torben Kuhlmann’s stunning new book transports readers to new depths where imagination lights the way! A long time ago, one mouse learned to fly, another landed on the moon...what will happen in the next Mouse adventure? From the creator of Lindbergh—The Tale of a Flying Mouse and Armstrong, comes Edison—The Mystery of the Missing Mouse Treasure. When two unlikely friends build a vessel capable of taking them to the bottom of the ocean find a missing treasure—the truth turns out to be far more amazing.
  • Ragged Bear

    Brigitte Weninger, Alan Marks

    Hardcover (NorthSouth, Oct. 1, 1996)
    Teddy bears are meant to be loved, no matter how old and ragged they may be. But sadly, some children don't realize this. That's what happens to one particular honey-brown bear. Fortunately, some children do know the truth about teddy bears. Every child who has ever loved a stuffed animal will be moved by this simple story. Full color.
  • The Falling Stars

    The Brothers Grimm, Eugen Sopko, Rosemary Lanning

    Hardcover (NorthSouth, Sept. 1, 1985)
    A poor child who possesses nothing but the clothes on her back gives everything away to others who are suffering and receives a reward from the heavens.
  • Animals Speak

    Lila Prap

    Hardcover (NorthSouth, Feb. 1, 2006)
    Did you ever wonder what animals say in different languages? In German a sheep says MC$h, but in Spain a sheep says Bee. Speaking of bees, in English they buzz, but in Swedish, bees say Surr. Complete with a guide to animal ""languages"" around the world, children and adults alike will enjoy seeing and hearing how animals ""speak"" in other lands.
  • Wynken, Blynken, & Nod

    Eugene Field, Johanna Westerman

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, Sept. 1, 1995)
    Eugene Field's classic bedtime poem—about three children’s adventures sailing in a wooden shoe—is brought to life with Johanna Westerman's vivid illustrations.“Westerman’s minutely detailed watercolors depict a Dutch landscape. The luminosity of the moonlit sea is captured in muted shades of blue that create a soothing mood for the dramatic verse.”—School Library Journal “Westerman captures the tone of the poem in a fittingly traditional way. . . . a pleasing rendition of an old favorite.” —Booklist “Westerman’s inventive design elements provide a soothing accompaniment for the familiar text, a staple for bedtime reading.”—Publishers Weekly
  • What Could Be Keeping Santa?hc

    Marilyn Janovitz

    Hardcover (NorthSouth, Jan. 26, 1999)
    Here is the perfect book for the night before the night before Christmas. Marilyn Janovitz's jolly, chant-aloud text and adorable illustrations present Santa's reindeer at their most endearing. As they scurry (to confirm that all the Christmas preparations have been made) and worry (what is keeping Santa?) they are like children everywhere -- bubbling with excitement and oh-so-eagerly anticipating Christmas.