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Wordless and Nearly Wordless Books

WORDLESS

NOTE: All call numbers are for the Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
JE Alexander, Martha G. Bobo's Dream
A grateful dachshund dreams of returning his master's favor.
1970
JE Alexander, Martha G. Out! Out! Out!
After Baby coaxes a pigeon into the house, adults add to the ensuing chaos, so another little boy coaxes the pigeon back outside. Pictures alone tell the stories.
1968
JE Aliki Tabby
Pictures tell the story of a kitten's first year in her new home, with a warm bed, good food, and a little girl to play with and love.
1995
JE Amoss, Berthe By the Sea
No one on the beach but the dog notices when a little boy is lifted into the sky by his kite but everyone notices when he comes down.
1969
JE Anderson, Lena Bunny Bath
Translation of: Kanin-Bad.
1986
JE Anderson, Lena Bunny Box
Bunny has a whole box of toys to keep the little boy entertained, but only one works.
1991
JE ANDRE Andreasen, Dan The Treasure Bath
A wordless picture book in which a young boy explores a creature-filled world beneath the bubbles in his bathtub.
2009
JE Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's Counting House
1982
JE Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's Flea Market
1984
JE Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's Italy
1980
JE Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's Journey
1978
JE Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's Peekaboo
By turning half pages, the reader is invited to play a game of peekaboo with a variety of animals and people.
1987
JE Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's U.S.A.
1983
JE Arnosky, Jim Mouse Letters
A whimsical mouse experiences many mishaps while using sticks to form the letters of the alphabet.
1999
JE Arnosky, Jim Mouse Numbers
A mouse counts objects from one to ten on the way to the beach and back again.
1999
JE Arnosky, Jim Mouse Numbers and Letters
A mouse encounters ten groups of objects to be counted during a visit to the beach and then constructs the letters of the alphabet from twigs.
1982
JE Arnosky, Jim Mouse Writing
1983
JE Baker, Jeannie Window
Chronicles the events and changes in a young boy's life and in his environment, from babyhood to grownup, through wordless scenes observed from the window of his room.
1991
JE Bang, Molly The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher
The strawberry snatcher tries to wrest the strawberries from the grey lady but as he follows her through shops and woods he discovers some delicious blackberries instead.
1980
JE Banyai, Istvan R.E.M.: Rapid Eye Movement
The toys surrounding a boy who has fallen asleep while playing in his room reappear in fantastical images as he dreams.
1997
JE Banyai, Istvan Re-Zoom
Open this wordless book and take off on a mindbending visual journey full of twists, turns, and surprises--from the creator of "Zoom!".
1995
JE Banyai, Istvan Zoom
A wordless picture book presents a series of scenes, each one from farther away, showing, for example, a girl playing with toys which is actually a picture on a magazine cover, which is part of a sign on a bus, and so on.
1995
JE Barton, Byron Elephant
After reading and dreaming about all sorts of elephants, a little girl is delighted to meet a real one.
1971
JE Baum, Willi Birds of a Feather
A bird decorates itself with feathers from a hat and is caught by the zoo's bird catcher.
1969
JE Briggs, Raymond The Snowman
A young boy and his wintertime friend share a magical night of friendship, fun, and flying in this award-winning, wordless story.
1978
JE Brouillard, Anne Three Cats
Three cats leap from a branch into water and exchange places with three fish who are splashed up onto the branch.
1992
JE Brouillard, Anne Three Topsy-Turvy Tales
In three wordless episodes, animal friends endure life's surprises together.
1992
JE Brown, Craig McFarland The Patchwork Farmer
After ripping his overalls again and again in the course of his daily work, a farmer ends up with a colorful patchwork pair.
1989
JE Butterworth, Nick Amanda's Butterfly
While looking for butterflies, a young girl discovers an even more beautiful winged creature, who needs her help.
1991
JE Carrick, Donald Drip, Drop
Traces the journey of a raindrop through a leak in the roof.
1973
JE Carroll, Ruth Rolling Downhill
This picture-story relates the adventures of a playful dog and cat as they pursue, and become entangled in, a ball of yarn.
1973
JE Carroll, Ruth The Chimp and the Clown
1968
JE Carroll, Ruth The Christmas Kitten
After several unsuccessful attempts a homeless kitten finally finds a home.
1970
JE Carroll, Ruth The Witch Kitten
A kitten that takes a wild ride on the witch's broom gets into all kinds of trouble.
1973
JE Chesworth, Michael Rainy Day Dream
A young boy imagines a rainy day adventure in which the wind sweeps him and his umbrella on an incredible flight across country.
1992
JE Collington, Peter On Christmas Eve
Dozens of tiny fairies guide Santa Claus to the home of a little girl who lives in a house without a chimney.
1990
JE Collington, Peter Small Miracle
The figures in a nativity scene come to life to help an old woman in need at Christmas.
1997
JE Collington, Peter The Angel and the Soldier Boy
1987
JE Collington, Peter The Midnight Circus
A young boy's favorite mechanical horse comes to life and carries him to a circus for a night of adventure and stardom.
1992
JE Collington, Peter The Tooth Fairy
A resourceful tooth fairy goes to great lengths when a little girl loses a tooth.
1995
JE Crews, Donald Truck
Follows the journey of a truck from loading to unloading.
1980
JE Day, Alexandra Carl's Christmas
While his mistress is out, Carl, a large dog, and the baby in his care have a wonderful time.
1990
JE De Groat, Diane Alligator's Toothache
It is a serious problem when an alligator gets a toothache especially when it is afraid of the dentist.
1977
JE Degen, Bruce Aunt Possum and the Pumpkin Man
1977
JE dePaola, Tomie Pancakes for Breakfast
Activities and fun stories for the kid in the kitchen!
1978
JE dePaola, Tomie Sing, Pierrot, Sing: A Picture Book in Mime
Long ago and without fail, three characters brought delight to audiences: the pantalooned Pierrot; Columbine, ever saucy and adroit; and Harlequin her lover, full of good natured drolleries and amusing tricks.
1983
JE dePaola, Tomie The Hunter and the Animals
When the discouraged hunter falls asleep, the forest animals play a trick on him.
1981
JE DEVER Devernay, Laëtitia The Conductor
Pairing two seemingly disparate elements - an orchestra conductor and a grove of trees - illustrations appear to take flight before our eyes as the conductor prompts the leaves to rustle, then whirl, then swirl to unexpected life with each turn of the page..
2011
JE DIAMO Diamond, Donna The Shadow
A young girl comes home and begins to draw in her bedroom, slowly realizes that a frightening shadow has followed her, and decides how to respond.
2010
JE Dupasquier, Philippe I Can't Sleep
A wordless story about the activities of a family one night when no one can sleep.
1990
JE Elzbieta Little Mops and the Butterfly
When he returns a tiny lost shoe to its caterpillar owner, Little Mops is rewarded by being able to observe a beautiful transformation.
1972
JE Emberley, Ed A Birthday Wish
Relates the round about way in which the birthday wish of a small mouse is granted during his birthday party.
1977
JE Euvremer, Teryl Sun's Up
1987
JE FALLE Faller, Regis Polo and Lily
"Open the door to Polo's house and meet two good friends: Polo and Lily…"--back cover.
2004
JE FALLE Faller, Regis Polo and the Magic Flute
"Open the door to Polo's house and journey to new lands…"--back cover.
2003
JE Félix, Monique The Alphabet
Charming illustrations of a little mouse's adventures inside each book.
1992
JE Félix, Monique The Colors
A little mouse trapped in a book discovers what colors are.
1991
JE Félix, Monique The Further Adventures of the Little Mouse Trapped in a Book
A mouse trapped inside the pages of a book chews his way out to an ocean and sails away in a paper boat.
1983
JE Félix, Monique The House
A little mouse trapped in a book travels through a house.
1991
JE Félix, Monique The Wind
A little mouse trapped in a book discovers the wind.
1991
JE GEISE Geisert, Arthur Ice
This wordless tale depicts a community of pigs that suffer from the heat and go in search of ice despite the odds against them.
2011
JE Gill, Madelaine The Spring Hat
Though Mother Bunny's children cause her to lose her hat, they make it up to her very nicely.
1993
JE Goffin, Josse Ah!
Illustrations are large fold-outs that transform into other pictures.
1991
JE Goffin, Josse Oh!
Illustrations are large fold-outs that transform into other pictures.
1991
JE Goffin, Josse Silent Christmas
The story of the Annunciation, journey to Bethlehem, birth of Christ, and adoration by shepherds and magi, told without words.
1991
JE Goodall, John S. An Edwardian Christmas
Illustrations without text depict the celebration of Christmas in an English country home at the turn of the century.
1978
JE Goodall, John S. An Edwardian Summer
Illustrations without text depict everyday life in an English village during the Edwardian era.
1976
JE Goodall, John S. Creepy Castle
In "Creepy Castle", a brave young mouse and his lady fair find a seemingly deserted castle one summer day. Once inside, the villain locks them in!
1998
JE Goodall, John S. Jacko
After escaping his organ-grinder master, Jacko, a monkey, embarks on a perilous journey on a sailing ship.
1971
JE Goodall, John S. Naughty Nancy
Nancy, a venturesome small mouse, creates a series of crises at her sister's wedding and reception.
1975
JE Goodall, John S. Naughty Nancy Goes to School
Nancy's naughtiness in school is alleviated by a courageous act during a school trip to the seashore.
1985
JE Goodall, John S. Paddy Goes Traveling
Half size pages inserted between full ones.
1982
JE Goodall, John S. Paddy Pork's Holiday
A summer camping expedition turns into a series of unexpectedly dramatic adventures for young Paddy.
1976
JE Goodall, John S. Paddy Under Water
Paddy's underwater adventures include rescuing a small sea monster from an octopus, meeting King Neptune, and following a pack of mermaids to find a treasure chest. Features half pages that reveal hidden portions of the illustrations.
1984
JE Goodall, John S. Paddy's New Hat
The purchase of an elegant straw hat leads Paddy Pork into a series of wild adventures
1980
JE Goodall, John S. Shrewbettina's Birthday
The gallant gentleman who rescues Shrewbettina from a purse snatcher goes on to help her plan and give a grand birthday party.
1998
JE Goodall, John S. The Adventures of Paddy Pork
1968
JE Goodall, John S. The Ballooning Adventures of Paddy Pork
The further adventures of Paddy Pork as he sets out on a balloon journey that takes him to many strange places.
1969
JE Goodall, John S. Paddy Pork - Odd Jobs
Paddy's attempts to be a handyman in the village cause many humorous disasters. Turning the narrower pages reveals hidden portions of the illustrations.
1983
JE Goodall, John S. The Surprise Picnic
Two kittens and their mother meet with scary and unexpected adventures on a summer's day.
1977
JE Guilloppé, Antoine One Scary Night
"Black-and-white illustrations narrate this spooky story."--Jacket.
2004
JE Hamberger, John The Lazy Dog
A dog chases a runaway beach ball across the countryside.
1971
JE Hartelius, Margaret A. The Birthday Trombone
The enjoyment of her new trombone has unexpected consequences for a young monkey and her jungle friends.
1977
JE Hartelius, Margaret A. The Chicken's Child
The chicken's child is an adopted baby alligator whose insatiable appetite causes him to be banished from the farm.
1975
JE Hauptmann, Tatjana A Day in the Life of Petronella Pig
1978
JE Heller, Linda Lily at the Table
A reluctant eater transforms the food around her into a fantasy playground.
1979
JE Henstra, Friso Mighty Mizzling Mouse and the Red Cabbage House
1984
JE HENTE Henterly, Jamichael Good Night, Garden Gnome
Depicts a gnome at work and play in his garden.
2001
JE Hogrogian, Nonny Apples
The apple peddler replenishes his cart from the trees that grow from the discarded cores of the apples he sells.
1972
JE Hughes, Shirley Up and Up
A small girl wants to fly and succeeds after several attempts.
1979
JE Hutchins, Pat Changes, Changes
Two wooden dolls rearrange wooden building blocks to form various objects.
1971
JE Jenkins, Steve Looking Down
A series of views of one landscape is seen from progressively higher vantage points, beginning with a view of the sidewalk as seen by a kneeling child and ending outside our galaxy.
1995
JE Keats, Ezra Jack Clementina's Cactus
Clementina discovers a delightful surprise in the prickly skin of the cactus.
1999
JE Kent, Jack The Egg Book
An optimistic hen hatches a turtle, an alligator, and an ostrich before she discovers how to hatch a chick.
1975
JE Knobler, Susan The Tadpole and the Frog
1974
JE Koontz, Robin Michal Dinosaur Dream
A boy who loves dinosaurs is taken on a journey to their land one night.
1988
JE Krahn, Fernando A Flying Saucer Full of Spaghetti
No one who saw the flying saucer could guess what was inside or where it was going.
1970
JE Krahn, Fernando A Funny Friend from Heaven
A curious creature from heaven befriends a forlorn hobo and teaches him to be a clown.
1977
JE Krahn, Fernando April Fools
Two boys create a monster that mysteriously appears and disappears all over town until they have to reveal their prank to get out of a tight spot.
1974
JE Krahn, Fernando Arthur's Adventure in the Abandoned House
When he stops to explore an abandoned house, Arthur stumbles into a dangerous adventure which he handles with calm resourcefulness and a bit of luck.
1981
JE Krahn, Fernando Catch That Cat!
The adventures of a little boy chasing his runaway cat.
1978
JE Krahn, Fernando How Santa Claus Had a Long and Difficult Journey Delivering His Presents
Pictures without words show Santa Claus trying to get airborne after the reindeer break away from their traces.
1970
JE Krahn, Fernando Journeys of Sebastian
Three stories without words relate a boy's journeys into the imagination by means of bee-helicopter, mirror, and monster.
1968
JE Krahn, Fernando Little Love Story
1976
JE Krahn, Fernando Robot-bot-bot
A family's new robot is all work and no play until the daughter takes matters into her own hands.
1979
JE Krahn, Fernando Sebastian and the Mushroom
Accompanied by the man in the mushroom, Sebastian takes a journey on a star.
1976
JE Krahn, Fernando The Creepy Thing
A small boy goes fishing and catches a creepy thing with a strange life of its own.
1982
JE Krahn, Fernando The Great Ape: Being the True Version of the Saga of Adventure and Friendship Newly Discovered
A little girl meets an extraordinarily large ape on a tropical island.
1978
JE Krahn, Fernando The Mystery of the Giant Footprints
When their children run off to pursue some giant footprints in the snow, the parents anxiously follow the trail.
1977
JE Krahn, Fernando The Secret in the Dungeon
A curious child slips away from a tour group at an old castle and stumbles upon a sleeping dragon in a dungeon.
1983
JE Krahn, Fernando The Self-Made Snowman
Knocked off the cliff by a mountain sheep, a clump of snow rolls down the mountain gradually taking the appearance of an enormous and well-dressed snowman.
1974
JE Krahn, Fernando Who's Seen the Scissors?
The tailor's scissors suddenly take off on a rampage, snipping their way around town leaving a wake of mild destruction.
1975
JE LEHMA Lehman, Barbara Rainstorm
It can be lonely sometimes on a rainy day in a big house with no one else around and there's only the quiet to keep you company. But if you find a key, a mysterious key, that leads you to an unexpected place . . . chances are your afternoon is about to get a lot more interesting.
2007
JE LEHMA Lehman, Barbara Museum Trip
Museums: filled with mysterious, magical art and curiosities? Or secrets? And what might happen if a boy suddenly became part of one of the mind-bending exhibits?
2007
JE Lisker, Sonia O. Lost
In this story without words a little boy gets separated from the rest of his family on a visit to the zoo.
1975
JE Lisker, Sonia O. The Attic Witch
A wordless tale depicting a little girl's adventurous ride on a magic broom.
1973
JE Lisowski, Gabriel The Invitation
Everyone but Little Pig has been invited to a party and Little Pig decides to get even.
1980
JE Liu, Jae Soo Yellow Umbrella
A story, in pictures and music, of children on their way to school on a rainy day.
2002
JE Louchard, Antonin Little Star
A tiny starfish dreams of leaving its ocean home and traveling high up into the dark sky to shine among the celestial stars.
2003
JE Lubach, Peter Harry and the Singing Fish
A bagpipe player teams up with a fish that loves to sing everywhere they go--except when they are asked to perform on stage.
1992
JE Ludy, Mark Flower Man
This beautiful, wordless story told visually from beginning to end features a small, meek man who transforms a small town through simple moral principles. Children will also delight in searching for Squeakers the mouse, hidden somewhere on every page.
2005
JE MacGregor, Marilyn Baby Takes a Trip
Baby explores the world outside the crib and creates havoc throughout the house.
1985
JE Maizlish, Lisa The Ring
A boy finds a magic ring that enables him to float above New York City and have adventures.
1996
JE Mari, Iela Eat and Be Eaten
1980
JE Mari, Iela The Apple and the Moth
Illustrates without words how a worm becomes a moth.
1969
JE Mari, Iela The Chicken and the Egg
In this story without words a hen lays and hatches an egg and the baby chick begins to grow into an adult.
1969
JE Mari, Iela The Little Red Balloon
1967
JE Mari, Iela The Magic Balloon
A little boy blows a bubble which becomes an apple which in turn becomes a butterfly which turns into a flower which when picked becomes a large umbrella.
1967
JE Mayer, Mercer A Boy, A Dog, A Frog, and A Friend
A quiet fishing party is interrupted when something unexpected bites on the line.
1971
JE Mayer, Mercer Frog Goes to Dinner
Having stowed away in a pocket, Frog wreaks havoc and creates disgrace for the family at the posh restaurant where they are having dinner.
1974
JE Mayer, Mercer Frog on His Own
On a walk in the park with his friends, Frog decides to do some exploring on his own.
1973
JE Mayer, Mercer Frog, Where Are You?
A boy and his dog suffer through several adventures while searching for a pet frog that escaped during the night.
1969
JE Mayer, Mercer One Frog Too Many
A boy's pet frog thinks that the new little frog the boy gets for his birthday is one frog too many.
1975
JE Mayer, Mercer Two Moral Tales
A bear dresses up in dilapidated clothing only to be laughed at and two birds quarrel over the ownership of a top hat in these two stories told in pictures.
1974
JE Mayer, Mercer Two More Moral Tales
The pictorial adventures of two pigs who dress up for an evening out and a sly fox who attempts to trick two ladies.
1974
JE Mayo, Virginia Don't Forget Me, Santa Claus
On Christmas Eve, Santa forgets to fill one boy's stocking.
1993
JE McCully, Emily Arnold First Snow
Some little mice spend a snowy day skating and sledding with their grandparents.
1985
JE McCully, Emily Arnold Four Hungry Kittens
In this wordless story, four kittens share adventures while their mother is away hunting food.
2001
JE McCully, Emily Arnold New Baby
1988
JE McCully, Emily Arnold Picnic
A little mouse gets lost on the way to a family picnic.
1984
JE McCully, Emily Arnold School
A curious little mouse decides to find out what school is all about.
1987
JE McCully, Emily Arnold The Christmas Gift
When a little mouse's treasured Christmas gift is broken, Grandpa consoles her with a toy train from his own childhood.
1988
JE McTrusty, Ron Dandelion Year
1975
JE Meyer, Renate Hide-and-Seek
Illustrates without words a game of hide-and-seek.
1969
JE Meyer, Renate Vicki
A story without text tells about the friendships and loneliness of a little girl.
1969
JE MOGEN Mogensen, Jan The 46 Little Men
Relates, in wordless illustrations, the adventures of the forty-six little men that live in the pictures on the nursery wall.
1991
JE Olschewski, Alfred Winterbird
As the bird leaves a trail in the snow, the cat stalks the bird and the dog stalks the cat. When the showdown comes, the bird yells for help and cat and dog make tracks.
1969
JE O'Malley, Kevin The Box
A boy and his teddy bear share some adventures when they take a trip to another planet in a cardboard box.
1993
JE Ormerod, Jan Moonlight
As her parents attempt to help a child fall asleep at bedtime, they themselves become more and more sleepy.
1982
JE Peddle, Daniel Snow Day
One glorious day a boy builds a snowman.
2000
JE PINKN Pinkney, Jerry The Lion & the Mouse
In this wordless retelling of an Aesop fable, an adventuresome mouse proves that even small creatures are capable of great deeds when he rescues the King of the Jungle.
2009
JE Ponti, Claude Adele's Album
Adele's album depicts animals and characters in a variety of transformations for the reader to study and enjoy.
1986
JE Popov, Nikolai Why?
A frog, peacefully sitting in a meadow, is suddenly attacked by an umbrella-wielding mouse in a confrontation that quickly turns into full-scale war.
1996
JE Prater, John The Gift
Two children fly over their town, travel to the bottom of the ocean, and explore a jungle in the cardboard box that had wrapped a gift
1985
JE RASCH Raschka, Chris A Ball for Daisy
A wordless picture book about all the fun a dog can have with her ball.
2011
JE Remington, Barbara Boat
Illustrations follow the building of a ship which, by the time it is completed, has no place to sail.
1975
JE Ringi, Kjell The Winner
The attempts of two neighbors to outdo each other ends in disaster for both.
1969
JE Rockwell, Anne F. Albert B. Cub & Zebra: An Alphabet Storybook
1977
JE RODRI Rodriguez, Beatrice The Chicken Thief
A fox steals a chicken. Why would the fox do this and not eat the bird?
2010
JE RODRI Rodriguez, Béatrice Fox and Hen Together
In this sequel to The chicken thief, the chicken goes on an adventure when the refrigerator is empty and finds a surprise when returning home.
2011
JE RODRI Rodriguez, Béatrice Rooster's Revenge
Together with Bear and Rabbit, the disappointed Rooster is making his way home over the sea when a terrific storm hits. After running aground in the storm, the trio finds itself in a strange cave. Rooster notices a mysterious glowing ball. What kind of a ball is it? Will it lead them to safety or to more trouble? And will the friends ever find their way home?--Jacket flap.
2011
JE Rohmann, Eric Time Flies
A wordless tale in which a bird flying around the dinosaur exhibit in a natural history museum has an unsettling experience when the dinosaur seems to come alive and view the bird as a potential meal.
1994
JE Saltzberg, Barney The Yawn
A boy's morning yawn is passed on throughout the day until it returns to the boy who began it all.
1985
JE Sara Across Town
A man in a lonely tunnel is befriended by a cat.
1991
JE Schick, Eleanor Making Friends
On his way to the park a little boy makes many friends, including an ant, a spider, a cat, several birds, and finally a little girl.
1969
JE SCHOR Schories, Pat Jack and the Missing Piece
Jack the dog loves to knock over the block tower that two boys are building, so when a piece goes missing, Jack gets the blame until the realthief is discovered.
2004
JE SCHOR Schories, Pat Jack Wants a Snack
Jack the dog discovers that he is not the only uninvited guest at a tea party.
2008
JE Schories, Pat Mouse Around
A little mouse has a wonderful journey all around town when he falls from his nest into a plumber's back pocket.
1991
JE Schubert, Dieter Where's My Monkey?
Through a wordless chain of events, a boy's toy monkey is lost in a rainstorm and retrieved only after it passes through many hands.
1987
JE Shimin, Symeon A Special Birthday
A wordless picture book which reveals a young girl's birthday surprise.
1976
JE Simmons, Ellie Cat
In this story without words a stray black kitten finds a home.
1968
JE Simmons, Ellie Wheels
After seeing a parade of unusual wheeled vehicles at the fair, a little boy tries to devise one for himself but is thwarted in his attempts until his father lends a hand.
1969
JE Sís, Peter Dinosaur!
While taking a bath, a young boy is joined by all sorts of dinosaurs.
2000
JE Smith, Lane Flying Jake
In pursuing his escaping bird, Jake discovers he has acquired the power of flight, which leads him to amazing experiences amid the birds outside.
1996
JE Spier, Peter Peter Spier's Rain
Two children's adventures through a rainy day told using watercolor pictures.
1982
JE Sugano, Yoshikatsu The Kitten's Adventure
Color photographs record a white Persian cat's curiosity about a roll of felt.
1968
JE Tafuri, Nancy Junglewalk
A little boy falls asleep after reading a book about animals in a jungle, and then he meets them all in his dream.
1988
JE THOMS Thomson, Bill Chalk
Three children discover a magical bag of chalk on a rainy day
2010
JE TURK Turk, Hanne Do It Yourself Max
1986
JE Turk, Hanne Friendship Max
Max sets out on an island adventure but discovers that his friendship with Tiger is even stronger than the lure of paradise!
1985
JE Turkle, Brinton Deep in the Forest
A curious bear explores a cabin in the forest with disastrous results.
1976
JE Ueno, Noriko Elephant Buttons
As each animal unbuttons its buttons another animal appears.
1973
JE Vincent, Gabrielle A Day, A Dog
Pictures tell the story of a dog's day, from the moment he is abandoned on the highway until he finds a friend in a young boy. B&W illustrations.
1999
JE Vincent, Gabrielle Breakfast Time, Ernest and Celestine
Ernest the bear is willing to help when his mouse friend Celestine breaks a cup, but she wants to take the responsibility for cleaning up her mess herself.
1982
JE Vincent, Gabrielle Ernest and Celestine's Patchwork Quilt
Ernest and Celestine make a patchwork quilt, but when they realize only one can use it, they make another one.
1982
JE Ward, Lynd The Silver Pony
Recounts without words the adventures of a boy and his winged horse.
1973
JE Weitzman, Jacqueline Preiss You Can't Take a Balloon into the Metropolitan Museum
In this wordless story, a young girl and her grandmother view works inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art, while the balloon she has been forced to leave outside floats around New York City causing a series of mishaps that mirror scenes in the museum's artworks.
1998
JE Weitzman, Jacqueline Preiss You Can't Take a Balloon into the National Gallery
While a brother and sister, along with their grandmother, visit the National Gallery of Art, the balloon they were not allowed to bring into the museum floats around Washington, D.C., causing a series of mishaps at various tourist sites.
2000
JE WIESN Wiesner, David Flotsam
A bright, science-minded boy goes to the beach equipped to collect and examine flotsam--anything floating that has been washed ashore…
2007
JE Wiesner, David Free Fall
In the silence of a dream, a young boy takes off on a dazzling night flight. Artist David Wiesner invites us along on the journey, to conquer dragons, roam castles, and soar above the fields of an uncharted land that looks strangely familiar.
1988
JE Wiesner, David Sector 7
While on a school trip to the Empire State Building, a boy is taken by a friendly cloud to visit Sector 7, where he discovers how clouds are shaped and channeled throughout the country.
1999
JE Wildsmith, Brian The Apple Bird
There is nothing more that this hungry bird likes to eat than a plump, juicy apple. But eat too much, and even fat birds get full. This colorful, wordless book follows one bird's apple feast.
1983
JE WILDS Wildsmith, Brian The Trunk
1997
JE Willhoite, Michael The Entertainer
Using only pictures, tells the story of Alex, a talented boy who loves to juggle.
1992
JE Wilson, April April Wilson's Magpie Magic: A Tale of Colorful Mischief
A wordless picture book that depicts a young artist who draws a picture of a magpie which then comes to life and interacts with a series of colorful drawings.
1999
JE Winter, Paula Sir Andrew
A very dapper but very vain donkey takes an eventful promenade one windy day.
1980
JE Winter, Paula The Bear & The Fly: A Story
1976
JE Wouters, Anne This Book Is For Us
Feeling a bit frightened when it begins to get dark, Little Mole turns to his friend Little Bear for comfort.
1991
JE Wouters, Anne This Book Is Too Small
Little Bear's rapid growth presents a problem until his friend Little Mole finds a solution.
1991
JE Young, Ed Up a Tree
1983
JE YUM Yum, Hyewon Last Night
Sent to her room for refusing to eat her dinner, a little girl soon falls asleep and together with her bear friend begins a fantastic voyage deep into the forest where they dance and play all night.
2008
J Félix, Monique The Story of a Little Mouse Trapped in a Book
1980
J Wetherbee, Holden The Wonder Ring: A Fantasy in Silhouette
When a poor and mistreated boy shows kindness to a beggar, the beggar thanks him by giving him a magic ring.
1978
J COMICS GRAPHICS IAM Allison, Rachel Hope I'm Not a Plastic Bag
What happens to the things we so casually throw away? In fact, much of our trash makes its way to the middle of the Pacific Ocean, where it joins one of the largest accumulations of human consumer waste on the planet…
2012
J398.21 Goodall, John S. Little Red Riding Hood
A wordless retelling of the fairy tale about the little girl who meets a hungry wolf in the forest
1988
J511.1 Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's Counting Book
A counting book depicting the growth in a village and surrounding countryside during twelve months.
1975
J574.5 Cristini, Ermanno In the Pond
Illustrations present a wordless panorama of the marshy wetlands where a variety of fish, birds, animals, and plants share a habitat.
1984
J670 Lewis, Stephen How's It Made?
A wordless photo study showing how seven common objects are made: a flashlight, rocking chair, bicycle, candy, umbrella, jump rope, and football.
1977
J914.2 Anno, Mitsumasa Anno's Britain
The illustrations lead the reader on a journey through Great Britain moving freely through time and space.
1981

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