The beautiful pictures in this book tell a delightful story about a litter of rabbits on their first day out of the nest.

Rabbits & Raindrops

Thirteen animals are presented, with descriptions of their “crimes” and information about how to deal with them.

Wanted! Criminals of the Animal Kingdom

Railway Jack by KT Johnston

After losing his legs in a railway accident, Jim needed help—and found it in the form of a smart baboon!

Railway Jack

Fur, Fins and Feathers: The Invention of the Modern Zoo by Cassandre Maxwell

One man who loved animals made huge changes in the way animals were housed in zoos.

Fur, Fins and Feathers: The Invention of the Modern Zoo

Different? Same! by Heather Tekavec

Animals that seem very different have characteristics that make them very similar.

Different? Same!

The Smallest Turtle by Lynley Dodd

A baby sea turtle who hatches later than all the others struggles to reach the sea.

The Smallest Turtle

Wonder Horse by Emily Arnold McCully

A former slave taught his horse to spell and answer many questions.

Wonder Horse

Shadow the Barn Cat by Helga Moser

Shadow the cat has a secret—but can she find a safe place to keep her secret until she’s ready to share it?

Shadow the Barn Cat

Capyboppy by Bill Peet

The story of one family with a pet capybara who just couldn’t stay out of trouble.


Smudge, the Little Lost Lamb by James Herriot

A lamb thinks he just has to get through a hole and out of his pasture, but what happens when he does?

Smudge, the Little Lost Lamb

Oscar, Cat-About-Town by James Herriot

When the Herriots adopt a stray cat, they learn that the cat loves to be with people.

Oscar, Cat-About-Town

Little Jewel Books series by Various

A series of lovely picture books for little children with wholesome stories of normal Christian family life, as well as animal pictures and ABC or counting books.

Little Jewel Books series

The Christmas Day Kitten by James Herriot

A cat brings her kitten, when she is dying, to the only place she has ever found warmth and comfort, and gives a unique Christmas present to a kind woman.

The Christmas Day Kitten

Box Turtle at Long Pond by William T. George

Box turtle has a very busy, adventurous day at Long Pond. Box Turtle at Long Pond is a beautifully illustrated story about a turtle’s day.

Box Turtle at Long Pond

The Little Pig by Judy Dunn

Michael wants a pet pig, but he doesn’t realize how much work and trouble his pig will cause!

The Little Pig

The Little Duck by Judy Dunn

The life story of a duck, from being a duckling through adulthood.

The Little Duck