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Alphabet


Fun books that highlight the ABC's.






Paratore, Colleen
J612.97 PARAT

Goes through the letters from A to Z to describe things small hands can do.
Doyle, Elizabeth
J BOARDBK DOYLE

An illustrated alphabet book in which each letter is formed by objects beginning with that letter.
Katz, Susan B.
J BOARDBK KATZ

"'ABC, baby me!' follows babies through their busy days from A to Z..."--Back cover.
Macdonald, Ross
JE MACDO

Words about sound and noise illustrate the letters of the alphabet.
Joubert, Beverly
J591.96 JOUBE

Blackstone, Stella
JE BLACK

Animals represent each letter of the alphabet, from alligators to zebras.
Demarest, Chris
J355 DEMAR

An alphabet book about words used by the United States military.
Fleming, Denise
JE FLEMI

A mouse works his way through the alphabet as he folds the "F," measures the "M," and rolls the "R."
Bottner, Barbara
JE BOTTN

When Adelaide annoys Bailey, their entire preschool class gets upset, one child after another, until Zelda zaps Adelaide and a round of apologies begins.
Bruel, Nick
JE BRUEL

When a kitty discovers there is no cat food in the house, she decides to become very, very bad-- and does misdeeds in alphabetical order.
Sweet, Melissa
JE SWEET

While a little girl who loves red--and loves to dilly-dally--stops to paint a picture on the way to visit her grandmother, her dog Rufus meets a wolf and leads him directly to Granny's house.
Isadora, Rachel
JE ISADO

Twenty-six black-and-white drawings of scenes of city life suggest words beginning with each letter of the alphabet.
Cronin, Doreen
JE CRONI

An assortment of animals gathers for a picnic.
Geisert, Arthur
JE GEISE

Provides a portrait of America's farmlands through an illustrated journey down Iowa's country road Y31, highlighting farm-related things for each letter of the alphabet.
Dodd, Emma
JE DODD

"Dog is back and into as much trouble as ever. The clumsy canine finds an alphabet's worth of adventure as he patrols his neighborhood..."
Ehlert, Lois
JE EHLER

An alphabetical tour of the world of fruits and vegetables, from apricot and artichoke to yam and zucchini.
O'Connor, Jane
JE OCONN

Fancy Nancy provides one or more of her favorite fancy words for each letter of the alphabet, defines them, and uses some in sentences that show what they mean to her, such as that she yearns--wants really badly--to visit Paris someday.
Reynolds, Cynthia Furlong
J917.72 REYNO

The letters of the alphabet are represented by words, set in short rhymes with additional information, relating to the state of Indiana.
Asper-Smith, Sarah
JE ASPER

Explore the alphabet and animals in a playful and delightfully unusual way - through their collective nouns.
Baker, Keith
JE BAKER

Busy little peas introduce their favorite occupations, from astronaut to zoologist.
Krull, Kathleen
J780 KRULL

An alphabet book introducing musical terms, from allegro to zarzuela.
Wells, Rosemary
JE WELLS

Max is in trouble the Ants are taking Bites of his sandwich and drinking his Cranberry juice. Children will enjoy learning the alphabet with Max and Ruby in this charming concept book.
Slate, Joseph
JE SLATE

Introduces the letters of the alphabet as Miss Bindergarten and her students get ready for kindergarten.
Aylesworth, Jim
JE AYLES

Rhyming text and illustrations follow a mischievous old black fly through the alphabet as he has a very busy bad day landing where he should not be.
Isadora, Rachel
J792.8 ISADO

Each letter of the alphabet is represented by an illustration of a ballet-related word.
Scarry, Richard
JE SCARR

Brief stories for each letter of the alphabet include the letter printed in red every time it appears, whether in the text or in the labels for the many illustrations.
Sobel, June
JE SOBOL

Having decided that R is not enough for them, a bumbling band of pirates sets sail on a quest to capture the rest of the alphabet.
Heller, Lora
J419 HELLE

Teaches children the American Sign Language alphabet through a combination of letters, hand spelling, and bold, bright illustrations.
Pallotta, Jerry
J595.76 PALLO

Uses letters of the alphabet to introduce various kinds of beetles.
Seeger, Laura Vaccaro
JE SEEGE

An alphabet book in which windows open to reveal the letters hidden within each picture.
Kalman, Bobbie
J973 KALMA

An alphabetical introduction to various aspects of the United States, such as "Baseball," "Kennedy Space Center," "Presidents of the U.S.A.," and "Yellowstone."
Bingham, Kelly L.
JE BINGH

Moose, terribly eager to play his part in the alphabet book his friend Zebra is putting together, then awfully disappointed when his letter passes, behaves rather badly until Zebra finds a spot for him.
Howell, Will C.
J736.98 HOWEL

Snowflake-style cutouts present a different animal for each letter of the alphabet. Includes instructions.