BEACH HOUSE written by Deanna Caswell and illustrated by Amy June Bates. The beginning of summer with the family at the beach. The warm and inviting illustrations will make you wish you were staying at that Beach House.
FLOWERS ARE CALLING written by Rita Gray and illustrated by Kenard Pak. A beautiful rhyming account of how flowers are dependent on winged visitors to survive and how pollinators depend on flowers for food.
The Moon’s Almost Here by Patricia MacLachlan Location: Youth Picture Books Call Number: J MACLACHLAN Illustrations and rhyming text follow an assortment of creatures as they make their way to a nest, the shore, or a porch while the day comes to an end and the moon begins to rise.
Emily Arnold McCully's CLARA reviewed in the Wall Street Journal and recommended by the New York Public Library (http://balkinbuddies.tumblr.com/post/145665766467/emily-arnold-mccullys-clara-reviewed-in-the-wall) & reviewed in Shelf Awareness ((http://balkinbuddies.tumblr.com/post/146077256852/emily-arnold-mccullys-clara-reviewed-in-shelf)
FIREFIGHTERS TO THE RESCUE AROUND THE WORLD by Linda Staniford. A good introduction for children to learn about emergency services around the world. Others in this series include police and ambulances.