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Colors

MANY COLORS

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J152.7 HOBAN Hoban, Tana Is it Red? Is it Yellow? Is it Blue?: an Adventure in Color
Illustrations and brief text introduce colors and the concepts of shape and size.
1978
J508.2 ENSLO Enslow, Brian Spring Colors
Learn about colors while looking at pictures of spring
2012
J535.6 ALDA Alda, Arlene Except the Color Grey
2011
J535.6 ARLON Arlon, Penelope Color
2007
KIT J535.6 COLOR Kits for Kids: Color (Early Childhood)
Enjoy these selections on the beauty of color!
2006
J535.6 DELES Delessert, Etienne Full Color
2008
J535.6 HOBAN Hoban, Tanna Colors Everywhere
1994
J535.6 KALMA Kalman, Bobbie Colors of Nature
1993
J535.6 KALMA Kalman, Bobbie What Color is It?
Rainbow of colors -- What is red? -- Orange beauty -- Sun is yellow -- It's a green world! -- Cool blue -- Purple violets -- White and black -- Make some colors! -- Colorful moods -- Words to know and index.
2008
J535.6 MCMIL McMillan, Bruce Growing Colors
1988
J535.6 SWINB Swinburne, Stephen R. What Color is Nature?
Invites the reader to see nature's color in many places, from baseball fields to plants and animals.
2002
J793.73 BLACK Blackstone, Stella Can You See the Red Balloon?
The reader is asked to pick out objects of different colors in each picture, plus the black and white cow that appears on every page.
1997
J BOARDBK ANGRY Rovio Entertainment Ltd. (Firm) Angry Birds Space : Colors
The angry birds are scattered in space. Can you find them all? This book will help brave kids learn colors.
2012
J BOARDBK COLOR Dardik, Helen Colors
This books illustrates the different shades of a color.
2012
JE AUGAR Augarde, Steve Purple Eyes
2004
JE BROWN Brown, Margaret Wise My World of Color
Rhyming verses describe things that are red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, brown, black, gray, white, and pink.
2002
JE BROWN Brown, Margaret Wise The Color Kittens
While the color kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange and purple.
1958
JE CARLE Carle, Eric The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep.
1987
JE CATAL Catalanotto, Peter Kitten Red, Yellow, Blue
After placing the red kitten with Dave the firefighter and the blue kitten with Francine the police officer, Mrs. Tuttle finds homes for fourteen other colorful kittens.
2005
JE COTTI Cottin, Menena The Black Book of Colors
This title invites readers to imagine living without sight through remarkable illustrations done with raised lines and descriptions of colors based on imagery. Braille-like letters accompany the illustrations and a full Braille alphabet offers "sighted re
2008
JE COUSI Cousins,, Lucy Maisy's Rainbow Dream
In a dream, Maisy sees different things for each color of the rainbow.
2003
JE CREWS Crews, Donald Freight Train
Brief text and illustrations trace the journey of a colorful train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.
1993
JE DEROL DeRolf, Shane The Crayon Box that Talked
Although they are many different colors, the crayons in a box discover that when they get together they can appreciate each other and make a complete picture.
1997
JE EHLER Ehlert, Lois Planting a Rainbow
A mother and child plant a rainbow of flowers in the family garden.
1988
JE FLEMI Fleming, Denise Lunch
A very hungry mouse eats a large lunch comprised of colorful foods.
1993
JE GERMA German, Donna Rathmell Octavia and Her Purple Ink Cloud
Octavia the octopus can shoot every color of ink cloud except the usual purple one. She practices knowing that she needs the purple one to camouflage from predators. Will she be able to shoot her purple cloud when it counts? Includes activities: for creat
2006
JE GOENN Goennel, Heidi Colors
Examines the world of color by making comparisons between objects in a child's world and objects found in nature.
1990
JE HARSH Harshman, Marc Red are the Apples
Leads the reader through a bountiful garden in autumn while drawing particular attention to the variety of colors found within it.
2001
JE JACKS Jackson, Ellen B. Brown Cow, Green Grass, Yellow Mellow Sun
A young boy learns about colors in a day at the farm.
1995
JE KAISE Kaiser, Ruth The Smiley Book of Colors
Smiley faces can be seen in these photographs of many common objects.
2012
JE LEE Lee, Kate Snappy Little Colors: Discovering a Rainbow of Colors
Rhyming text and pop-up illustrations of various animals present common colors, including red, blue, green, and orange.
1998
JE LIONN Lionni, Leo A Color of His Own
A little chameleon is distressed that he doesn't have his own color like other animals.
2003
JE LIONN Lionni, Leo Frederick
Frederick the field mouse stores up something special for the long cold winter.
1967
JE LIU Liu, Jae Soo Yellow Umbrella
A story, in pictures and music, of children on their way to school on a rainy day.
2002
JE LOBEL Lobel, Anita 10 Hungry Rabbits: Counting and Color Concepts
Ten rabbits are hungry for supper but Mama Rabbit has nothing to put in her soup pot, so Papa sends the little ones to the garden where they discover increasing numbers of foods in many different colors.
2012
JE LOVE Love, Jessica Colors and Shapes
Children can lift the flaps to learn about colors and shapes.
2004
JE LOVEJ Lovejoy, Sharon The Little Green Island with a Little Red House: a Book of Colors and Critters
"So many amazing critters on one little island-- and each with its own special color!"--P. [4] of cover.
2005
JE MARTI Martin, Bill Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see?
Children see a variety of animals, each one a different color, and a teacher looking at them.
1983
JE NEUBE Neubecker, Robert Courage of the Blue Boy
Tired of being in a land where everything is blue, Blue and his cow, Polly, travel in search of other hues and eventually find a way to share their own color with the world around them.
2006
JE NORMA Norman, Kimberly I Know A Wee Piggy
A cumulative, rhyming tale of an ordinary pig who leaps out of his boy's arms at a state fair and wallows in color after color, turning himself into a work of art.
2012
JE PORTI Portis, Antoinette A Penguin Story
Edna the penguin tries to find something in her surroundings that is not black, white, or blue.
2009
JE ROSEN Rosenwald, Laurie And to Name but Just a Few: Red, Yellow, Green, and Blue
Rhyming text introduces a variety of foods and colors.
2007
JE SEEGE Seeger, Laura Vaccaro Lemons are not Red
2004
JE SIDMA Sidman, Joyce Red Sings from Treetops: a Year in Colors
Nature displays different colors to announce the seasons of the year.
2009
JE SPANY Spanyol, Jessica Carlo Likes Colors
Carlo the giraffe sees many different colors in various places--red in the street, brown in the woods, white at a wedding, and orange at a cafe.
2003
JE TAFUR Tafuri, Nancy Blue Goose
When Farmer Gray goes away for the day, Blue Goose, Red Hen, Yellow Chick, and White Duck get together and paint their black and white farm.
2008
JE WARNE Warner, Carl A World of Food
Photographs of twelve miniature landscapes made entirely from edible ingredients accompanied by rhyming verses introduce a variety of foods and colors.
2012
JE WOOD Wood, Audrey The Deep Blue Sea
Introduces various colors by presenting a colorful scene on a rock in the deep blue sea.
2005
JER GILL Gill, Janie Spaht The Black Bug Sat
A colorful trip to visit a black bug.
1997
PTC J372.21 COLOR Colors
Best of The Mailbox Theme Series: Colors: Preschool
2010
CD JZM FREE CWC B 30 Freeman, Laura Color Wheel Cartwheel
A collection of color-themed songs for children, interspersed with spoken word in several foreign languages teaching how to say the word 'rainbow' and the words for the colors of the rainbow.
2005
DVD J782.4 BARNE Barney's Red, Yellow, and Blue
Red, yellow and blue are the primary colors that Barney and his friends need for their color collection. Singing and dancing their way through a color-filled day of learning, they search for red, yellow and blue objects.
2004


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: RED

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 Woolfitt, Gabrielle Red
Text and photographs describe familiar things that are red. Examples: red animals, red food, red flowers, and red in nature.
1992
J535.6 Bryant-Mole, Karen Red
Photographs of such things as toys, flowers, clothing, birds, and vehicles introduce the color red.
1996
J535.6 ANDER Anderson, Moira Red
2006
J535.6 BRUCE Bruce, Lisa Red
A simple introduction to red things found in nature.
2004
J535.6 PARKE Parker, Victoria Red with other Colors
Shows different shades of red and the colors that result when red is mixed with other colors.
2004
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Red
2009
J641.3 BULLA Bullard, Lisa Red Food Fun
2006
S J535.6 SCHUE Schuette, Red: Seeing Red All Around Us
"Text and photographs describe common things that are red, including apples, red licorice, and stop signs"--Provided by publisher.
2008
JE ASBUR Asbury, Kelly Rusty's Red Vacation
On vacation, Rusty and his family go camping in the woods. Illustrations feature the color red.
1997
JE BRIGHT Bright, Robert I like Red
This is a story about a little girl named Janey and what she thinks and does and sees because her hair is red.
1955
JE BRUEL Bruel, Nick Little Red Bird
After escaping from her cage to see the world, a little red bird finds it difficult to decide whether to stay free or to go home and never fly again.
2008
JE CHESS Chessa, Francesca Holly's Red Boots
Holly wants to play in the snow and needs her red books, so she and her cat Jasper search the house for anything red.
2008
JE DEWDN Dewdney, Anna Llama, Llama Red Pajama
At bedtime, a little llama worries after his mother puts him to bed and goes downstairs.
2005
JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Red as a Fire Trcuk
Simple text and illustrations introduce the color red and objects that bear that color.
2004
JE DOKAS Dokas, Dara Muriel's Red Sweater
Muriel the duck visits all of her friends on her birthday to invite them to a party.
2009
JE GLASS Glass, Eleri The Red Shoes
2008
JE GORBA Gorbachev, Valeri Red, Red, Red
As Turtle rushes through town, in a hurry to see something "red, red, red," his neighbors wonder what it could be and hurry after him to find out.
2007
JE HAMIL Hamilton, K.R. Red Truck
When a school bus gets stuck in the mud, Red Truck the tow truck saves the day by pulling it out.
2008
JE HEIDE Heide, Iris Van Der The Red Chalk
2006
JE LEVY Levy, Constance The Story of Red Rubber Ball
Describes the life of a red rubber ball and its encounters with a variety of insects and animals.
2004
JE MILLE Miller, Virginia Ten Red Apples
Bartholomew and George, two bears, and Little Black Kitten enjoy the apple tree in the garden and count its shiny red apples.
2002
JE ROGER Rogers, Alan Red Rhino
Red Rhino has trouble finding his red balloon among the many other red objects he sees.
1990
JE STAAK Staake, Bob The Red Lemon
Farmer McPhee's yellow lemons are ready to be picked and made into lemonade, pies, and muffins, but when a red lemon is found in the crop and discarded, it eventually yields some surprises.
2006
JE STOEK Stoeke, Minerva Louise and the Red Truck
2002
JE WHITM Whitman, Candace Ready for Red
Points out how the color red can be found all around us, in flowers, vegetables, birds, and autumn leaves.
1998
JE WINNE Winne, Joanne Red in my World
Introduces the color red through illustrations of objects such as a wagon, bowl of tomato soup, ladybug, and an apple.
2000
JE YOO Yoo, Tae-Eun The Little Red Fish
A little boy named JeJe explores a magical library with his friend, a little red fish.
2007
JER GORDO Gordon, Sharon Red
2005
JER SALZM Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Red
Simple text and photographs present a variety of red things, including a hat, apple, and bench.
1999
KIT JE BRIDW Bridwell, Norman Clifford, The Big Red Dog
Emily Elizabeth explains why she loves her big red dog, Clifford.
2005


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: ORANGE

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J COMICS GRAPHICS OTTO Cammuso, Frank Otto's Orange Day
After a genie fulfills Otto the cat's wish by turning the whole world orange, Otto realizes that his favorite color is not the best color for everything.
2008
J535.6 SCHUE Schuette, Sarah L. Orange: Seeing Orange all Around Us
2003
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Orange
2011
J591.472 STEWA Stewart, Melissa Why are Animals Orange?
"Uses examples of animals in the wild to explain why some animals are orange"--Provided by publisher.
2009
J641.3 BULLA Bullard, Lisa Orange Food Fun
2006
JE ARNOS Arnosky, Jim Armadillo's Orange
An armadillo remembers where his burrow is by the orange near the opening, but when the orange rolls away, he discovers a new way to find his home.
2003
JE McGuire, Richard The Orange Book
1992
JE SHEA Shea, Bob New Socks
A chicken is filled with excitement and self-confidence when he dons a new pair of orange socks.
2007
JE WINNE Winne, Joanne Orange in my World
A simple story highlights such orange things as orange juice, an orange jacket, carrots, and an orange sunset.
2000
JER GORDO Gordon, Sharon Orange
2005
JER SALZM Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Orange
Simple text and photographs present a variety of orange things, including a pumpkin, ball, and life jacket.
1999
F JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Orange as a Pumpkin
Simple text and illustrations introduce the color orange and objects that bear that color.
2004


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: YELLOW

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 ANDER Anderson, Moira Yellow
2006
J535.6 BRUCE Bruce, Lisa Yellow
A simple introduction to yellow things found in nature.
2004
J535.6 BRYAN Bryant-Mole, Karen Yellow
1996
J535.6 PARKE Parker, Victoria Yellow with Other Colors
Shows different shades of yellow and the colors that result when yellow is mixed with other colors.
2004
J535.6 SCHUE Schuette, Sarah L. Yellow: Seeing Yellow All Around Us
"Text and photographs describe common things that are yellow, including mustard, pencils, and lemonade"--Provided by publisher.
2003
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Yellow
2009
J535.6 WOOLF Woolfitt, Gabrielle Yellow
Text and photographs present familiar things that are yellow, including foods, animals, and flowers.
1992
J591.472 STEWA Stewart, Melissa Why are Animals Yellow?
"Uses examples of animals in the wild to explain why some animals are yellow"--Provided by publisher.
2009
J641.3 BULLA Bullard, Lisa Yellow Food Fun
2006
JE ASBUR Asbury, Kelly Yolanda's Yellow School
Young Yolanda enjoys show and tell, reading, finger painting, playing after lunch, and watching a video during a day in first grade. Illustrations feature the color yellow.
1997
JE DEMAT Dematons, Charlotte The Yellow Balloon
A yellow balloon sails around the world.
2003
JE LIU Liu, Jae Soo Yellow Umbrella
A story, in pictures and music, of children on their way to school on a rainy day.
2002
JE ROGERS Rogers, Alan Yellow Hippo
Yellow Hippo creates a yellow surprise by placing yellow objects on her yellow trolley.
1997
JE SPINE Spinelli, Eileen In My New Yellow Shirt
A boy wears his new yellow shirt and is transformed in his imagination into a duck, a lion, a daffodil, a trumpet, and other things.
2001
JE STAAK Staake, Bob The Red Lemon
Farmer McPhee's yellow lemons are ready to be picked and made into lemonade, pies, and muffins, but when a red lemon is found in the crop and discarded, it eventually yields some surprises.
2006
JE SWANS Swanson, Susan Marie House in the Night
Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore the light that makes a house in the night a home filled with light.
2008
JE WHITM Whitman, Candace Yellow and You
Points out how the color yellow can be found all around us, in clothing, food, and lights in windows.
1998
JE WINNE Winne, Joanne Yellow in my World
A simple story highlights such yellow things as the sun, butter, baby chicks, and corn.
2000
F JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Yellow as a Lemon=Jaune comme un citron
Simple text and illustrations introduce the color yellow and objects that bear that color.
2004
JER GORDO Gordon, Sharon Yellow
2005
JER HILLE Hillert, Margaret The Yellow Boat
"The adventures of a toy boat sailing on a pond"--Provided by publisher.
2009
JER SALZM Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Yellow
Simple text and pictures introduce things that are yellow, including a hair ribbon, raincoat, truck, and flower.
1999


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: GREEN

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J BOARDBK ROBER Robertson, J. Jean Green
2009
J535.6 ANDER Anderson, Moira Green
2006
J535.6 BRUCE Bruce, Lisa Green
A simple introduction to green things found in nature.
2004
J535.6 BRYAN Bryant-Mole, Karen Green
Photographs of such things as toys, insects, and vegetables introduce the color green.
1996
J535.6 NUNN Nunn, Daniel Green
Introduces the color green to readers by challenging them to find as many examples as they can during a typical day.
2012
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Green
2009
J535.6 WOOLF Woolfitt, Gabrielle Green
Text and photographs describe common things that are green, including trees, fruit, and parrots.
1992
J591.472 STEWA Stewart, Melissa Why Are Animals Green?
"Uses examples of animals in the wild to explain why some animals are green"--Provided by publisher.
2009
J641.3 BULLA Bullard, Lisa Green Food Fun
2006
JE BURRI Burris, Priscilla Five Green and Speckled Frogs
Five frogs eat bugs as they sit on a log, but one by one they jump into the cool pool until all are gone.
2003
JE FOX Fox, Mem Where is the Green Sheep?
A story about many different sheep, and one that seems to be missing.
2004
JE WINNE Winne, Joanne Green in My World
A simple story highlights such green things as green eyes, a green soccer uniform, and salad.
2000
JE ZACHA Zacharias, Thomas But Where is the Green Parrot
The brightly colored toys, train, house, or boat are easy to see, but where is the green parrot? He is in every picture someplace.
1968
F JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Green as a Frog=Vert comme une grenouille
2004
S J535.6 SCHUE Schuette, Sarah L. Green: Seeing Green all Around Us
2003
JER GORDO Gordon, Sharon Green
2005
JER SALZM Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Green
Simple text and photographs present a variety of green things, including a watermelon, stuffed frog, and bucket.
1999


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: BLUE

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 ANDER Anderson, Moira Blue
2006
J535.6 BRUCE Bruce, Lisa Blue
A simple introduction to blue things found in nature.
2004
J535.6 Bryant-Mole, Karen Blue
Photographs of such things as a plate, toy boat, and butterfly introduce the color blue.
1996
J535.6 PARKE Parker, Victoria Blue with other Colors
Shows different shades of blue and the colors that result when blue is mixed with other colors.
2004
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Blue
2009
J535.6 Woolfitt, Gabrielle Blue
Examines a variety of things associated with the color blue--electric sparks, feelings, flowers, clothing, gems, and more.
1992
J598.842 KIRBY Kirby, Pamela F. What Bluebirds Do
A male bluebird courts his young mate. She accepts, and soon they are building a nest and rearing their young. Follow this story of America's beloved backyard bird, told in stunning full-color photographs and simple text, as the chicks grow, take flight, and finally wear the same beautiful colors as their parents.
2009
JE ASBUR Asbury, Kelly Bonnie's Blue House
Bonnie Blue describes a day's activities at home--swimming, playing in the shade, getting clean, eating dessert, reading a story, and going to sleep. Illustrations feature the color blue.
1997
JE AVERB Averbeck, Jim In a Blue Room
Alice wants everything in her bedroom to be blue before she falls asleep.
2008
JE DUNBA Dunbar, Polly Dog Blue
Bertie, who loves the color blue and really wants a dog, finally gets his wish even though the dog he meets is white with black spots.
2004
JE HOLWI Holwitz, Peter The Big, Blue Spot
A spot realizes that it is lonely and asks the reader of the book to help it find a friend.
2003
JE NEUBE Neubecker, Robert Courage of the Blue Boy
Tired of being in a land where everything is blue, Blue and his cow, Polly, travel in search of other hues and eventually find a way to share their own color with the world around them.
2006
JE PINKW Pinkwater, Daniel Manus The Blue Thing
A small blue seed grows so big that it fills up all the space above the earth.
1977
JE ROCKW Rockwell, Anne F. Two Blue Jays
Miss Dana's class observes two blue jays as they make their nest, have babies, and teach them to fly. Includes information on the physical characteristics and behavior of blue jays.
2003
JE WHITM Whitman, Candace Bring on the Blue
Points out how the color blue can be found all around us, in the sky, the sea, flowers, and animals.
1998
F JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Blue as a Blueberry=Bleu comme un bluet
Simple text and illustrations introduce the color blue and objects that bear that color.
2004
JER BARON Barone, Michelle Joe's Blue Shoes
"What will Joe do with and without his favorite shoes?"--T.p. verso.
2005
JER GORDO Gordon, Sharon Blue
2005
JER SALZM Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Blue
Simple text and pictures introduce things that are blue, including a pair of overalls, sweater, popsicle, and ball.
1999


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: PURPLE

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 SCHUE Schuette, Sarah L. Purple: Seeing Purple all Around Us
2003
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Purple
2011
J591.472 STEWA Stewart, Melissa Why are Animals Purple?
"Uses examples of animals in the wild to explain why some animals are purple"--Provided by publisher.
2009
JE BECHT Bechtold, Lisze Sally and the Purple Socks
When her tiny purple socks start to expand, Sally turns them into a scarf and then curtains, but things soon get out of hand.
2008
JE HENKE Henkes, Kevin Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse
Lilly loves everything about school, especially her teacher, but when he asks her to wait a while before showing her new purse, she does something for which she is very sorry later.
1996
JE HEST Hest, Amy The Purple Coat
1986
JE JOHNS Johnson, Crockett Harold and the Purple Crayon
Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon.
1983
JE PIVEN Piven, Hanoch The Perfect Purple Feather
Rhyming text and illustrations take the reader on a journey, in which a simple purple feather becomes a whisker for a cat, a pen for an owl, a quill for a porcupine, and more.
2002
JE ZIEFE Ziefert, Harriet Lunchtime for a Purple Snake
When Jessica visits her artist grandpa they make a painting together.
2003
F JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Purple as a Plum=Violet comme une prune
Simple text and illustrations introduce the color purple and objects that bear that color.
2004
JER GORDO Gordon, Sharon Purple
2005
JER RAU Rau, Dana Meachen Purple is Best
Sue's blue paint and Fred's red paint get mixed together and create purple, the best color of all.
1999
JER SALZM Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Purple
Simple text and photographs present a variety of purple things, including a baseball uniform, inner tube, and swimsuit.
1999


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: BROWN

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 DAHL Dahl, Michael Brown: Seeing Brown all Around Us
Text and photographs describe common things that are brown, including grocery bags, footballs, and teddy bears.
2005
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Brown
2011
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Tan
2011
J641.3 BULLA Bullard, Lisa Brown Food Fun
2006
J811.6 IYENG Iyengar, Malathi Michelle Tan to Tamarind: Poems about the Color Brown
2009
JE ALLIS Allison, Catherine Brown Paper Teddy Bear
An ancient teddy bear comes to life one night and takes Jess on a magical adventure.
2004
JE BOTTN Bottner, Barbara Be Brown!
A little boy is frustrated by a rambunctious dog that refuses to obey.
2002
JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Brown as an Acorn
Simple text and photos explain the use of the color brown.
2004
JE JONES Jones, Christianne C. Brown at the Zoo
Brown animals do all kinds of things in a zoo.
2008


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: BLACK

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J BOARDBK BLACK Black and White
2008
J535.6 DAHL Dahl, Michael Black: Seeing Black all Around Us
Text and photographs describe common things that are black, including tires, hockey pucks, and black cats.
2005
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Black
2009
JE FONTE Fontes, Justine Black Meets White
2005
JE HUBBE Hubbell, Patricia Black all Around!
An African American girl contemplates the many wonderful black things around her, from the inside of a pocket, where surprises hide, to the cozy night where there is no light.
2003
JE JONES Jones, Christianne C. Batty for Black
A haunted house contains many black things.
2008
JE SWANS Swanson, Susan Marie House in the Night
Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore the light that makes a house in the night a home filled with light.
2008


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: WHITE

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 DAHL Dahl, Michael White: Seeing White all Around Us
Text and photographs describe common things that are white, including teeth, polar bears, and baseballs.
2005
J535.6 PARKE Parker, Victoria White With Other Colors
Shows colors that result when white is mixed with other colors.
2004
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. White
2009
J641.3 BULLA Bullard, Lisa White Food Fun
2006
JE DINGL] Dingles, Molly White as a Seashell
Simple text and photos explain the use of the color white.
2004
JE FONTE Fontes, Justine Black Meets White
2005
JE JONES Jones, Christianne C. Winter White
Children enjoy playing in a white winter wonderland.
2008
JE SWANS Swanson, Susan House in the Night
Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore the light that makes a house in the night a home filled with light.
2008
JE WINNE Winne, Joanne White in my World
A simple story highlights such white things as vanilla ice cream, a white cat, clouds, and milk
2000


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: GRAY

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Gray
2011
JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Gray as a Dolphin
Simple text and photos explain the use of the color gray.
2004
JE DUMON Dumont, Jean-Francois A Blue So Blue
In the big gray city, lived a little boy who never played...
2005
JE FONTE Fontes, Justine Black Meets White
2005


BOOKS ABOUT INDIVIDUAL COLORS: PINK

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 DAHL Dahl, Michael Pink: Seeing Colors All Around
Text and photographs describe common things that are pink including tongues, bubble gum, and candy hearts.
2005
J535.6 STOCK Stockland, Patricia M. Pink
2011
JE DINGL Dingles, Molly Pink as a Piglet
Simple text and illustrations introduce the color pink and objects that bear that color.
2004
JE JONES Jones, Christianne C. Pink Takes a Bow
A school dance recital contains many pink things.
2008
JER BROWN Brownrigg, Sheri All Tutus Should Be Pink
Two little girls attend ballet class and eat strawberry ice cream afterwards.
1992


BOOKS ABOUT MIXING COLORS

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J535.6 MURRA Murray, Julie First Science: Color
A colorful world -- The science of color -- Seeing color -- How colors work together -- Real-life science -- A colorful history -- Colors in the world today.
2007
J535.6 WESTR Westray, Kathleen A Color Sampler
Discusses primary and secondary colors and how to use them to get different shades, identifying such terms as earth color, pastel, and tint.
1993
JE FONTE Fontes, Justine Black Meets White
2005
JE LIONN Lionni, Leo Little Blue and Little yellow
A little blue spot and a little yellow spot are best friends, and when they hug each other they become green.
1959
JE PIROT Pirotta, Saviour Patrick Paints a Picture
2007
JER RAU Rau, Dana Meachen Purple is Best
Sue's blue paint and Fred's red paint get mixed together and create purple, the best color of all.
1999
JE WALSH Walsh, Ellen Stoll Mouse Paint
Three white mice discover jars of red, blue, and yellow paint and explore the world of color.
1989


COLOR BOOKS FOR BABIES

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
J BOARDBK BEALL Beall, Pamela Conn Wee Sing & Learn Colors
Children learn about colors and how to combine them to make more colors. Includes music CD.
2000
J BOARDBK BLACK , Black and White
2008
J BOARDBK BLAKE Blake, Michel Colors
2005
J BOARDBK CARLE Carle, Eric My Very First Book of Colors
Pages are split so the child can match colors with objects.
2005
J BOARDBK COLOR Coirault, Christine Colors
Learn about colors in five languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Italian)
2008
J BOARDBK COLOR Dardik, Helen Colors
This books illustrates the different shades of a color.
2012
J BOARDBK COLOR Little Scholastics Colors
Introduces primary colors to infants and toddlers.
2007
J BOARDBK DAVIS Davis, Sarah My First Colors : Let's Learn Them All
From bright red fire trucks to beautiful rainbows, this is the perfect first colors book for parent and toddlers to share.
2011
J BOARDBK DODD Dodd, Emma Clever Color
Illustrations are identified by their colors.
2003
J BOARDBK GILLI Gillingham, Sara Julius! I Love Color!
Finger puppet attached to back cover appears through rainbow shaped die-cut holes in the pages.
2011
J BOARDBK HAWKI Hawkins, Emily Rainbow Fun!
"Have fun and amaze baby with all the bright, beautiful colors of the rainbow!"--Cover back.
2008
J BOARDBK HILL Hill, Eric Spot's First Colors
Fun with Spot.
2011
J BOARDBK HOBAN Hoban, Tana Black and White
White illustrations against a black background, alternating with black illustrations against a white background, depicting objects such as an elephant, butterfly, leaf, horse, baby bottle, and sailboat.
2007
J BOARDBK HOBAN Hoban, Tana Black on White
Black illustrations against a white background depict such objects as an elephant, butterfly, and leaf.
1993
J BOARDBK HOBAN Hoban, Tana White on Black
White illustrations against a black background depict such objects as a horse, baby bottle, and sailboat.
1993
J BOARDBK HORAC Horacek, Petr What is Black and White?
2001
J BOARDBK HORNE Horne, Jane Colors: First Concepts
"A first look at colors. Bright, sparkling pages, beautiful photography and clear presentation."--Cover back.
2007
J BOARDBK MCELR McElroy, Jean Baby's Colorful World!
2011
J BOARDBK PENN Penn, Audrey A Color Game for Chester Raccoon
Simple text and illustrations on study board pages help young readers learn their colors.
2012
J BOARDBK PIMSL Pimsleur Levine, Julia Colors
As young readers help Little Pim the panda find objects that are red, yellow, blue, and green they learn the Spanish and French words for the colors and other terms.
2011
J BOARDBK ROBER Robertson, J. Jean Blue
2009
J BOARDBK ROBER Robertson, J. Jean Yellow
2009
J BOARDBK SIRET Sirett, Dawn Colors
My little carry books
2011
J BOARDBK WILL Karp, Ken Will You Wear a Blue Hat?
Photographs and brief, rhyming text feature a toddler getting dressed to go out in the cold.
2010
J BOARDBK YOLEN Yolen, Jane How do Dinosaurs Learn their Colors?
Illustrations and rhyming text show dinosaurs learning the names of all the colors of the rainbow.
2006
JE BROWN Brown, Margaret Wise My World of Color
Rhyming verses describe things that are red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, brown, black, gray, white, and pink.
2002
JE BROWN Brown, Margaret Wise The Color Kittens
While the color kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange, and purple.
2009


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This list was created by Children's Services Librarians.
General comments and suggestions can be sent to Mary R. Voors, Manager, Children's Services at mvoors@acpl.info.

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