Early Literacy - Writing

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Reading and writing go together.  To get them ready check out these books that have fun with letters.


A fabulous fair alphabet Cover
Debra Frasier
Letters of the alphabet in various graphic styles accompany words associated with fairs
E Fra
Book
Nov 13, 2011
A to z Cover
Sandra Boynton
A variety of humorous animal characters introduce the letters of the alphabet
E Boy
Book
Nov 8, 2011
A was once an apple pie Cover
Suse MacDonald
Edward Lear
A collection of twenty-six nonsense rhymes, one for each letter of the alphabet
E Mac
Book
Nov 13, 2011
ABC T-Rex Cover
Bernard Most
A young T-Rex loves his ABCs so much that he eats them up, experiencing on each letter a word that begins with that letter
E Mos
Book
Nov 8, 2011
ABC, I like me! Cover
Nancy L Carlson
An alphabet book that explores self-esteem
E Car
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Achoo! Bang! Crash! : a noisy alphabet Cover
Ross Macdonald
Words about sound and noise illustrate the letters of the alphabet
E Mac
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Alphabeasties and other amazing types Cover
Sharon Werner
Sarah Nelson Forss
Illustrations of animals and other objects for each letter of the alphabet, designed from that letter in different type-faces, introduce the different letters and the ways that different typography can express different ideas
E Wer
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Alphabet rescue Cover
Audrey Wood
Bruce Robert Wood
While on vacation in Alphabet City, Little e and the other lowercase letters repair an old fire truck and come to the rescue when a fire engulfs the letter-making factory
E Woo
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Alphabet under construction Cover
Denise Fleming
A mouse works his way through the alphabet as he folds the "F," measures the "M, " and rolls the "R."
E Fle
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Animal antics, A to Z Cover
Anita Lobel
E Lob
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Bad kitty Cover
Nick Bruel
When a kitty discovers there is no cat food in the house, she decides to become very, very bad
E Bru
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Chicka chicka boom boom Cover
Bill Martin
John Archambault
Lois Ehlert
An alphabet rhyme/chant that relates what happens when the whole alphabet tries to climb a coconut tree
E Mar
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Creature abc Cover
Andrew Zuckerman
Alphabet book featuring two wildlife photographic portraits for each creature, offering an up-close view of the animal kingdom
E Zuc
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Curious George learns the alphabet Cover
H. A. (Hans Augusto) Rey
The man with the yellow hat illustrates the alphabet for his curious monkey friend
E Rey
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Eating the alphabet : fruits and vegetables from A to Z Cover
Lois Ehlert
An alphabetical tour of the world of fruits and vegetables, from apricot and artichoke to yam and zucchini
E Ehl
Book
Nov 8, 2011
If rocks could sing : a discovered alphabet Cover
Leslie McGuirk
Displays photographs of rocks that resemble the letters of the alphabet and objects represented by each letter
E McG
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Into the A, B, sea : an ocean alphabet Cover
Deborah Lee Rose
Steve Jenkins
An alphabet book featuring twenty-six animals found in the ocean and including endnotes giving additional details about each of these sea creatures
J 591.77 Ros
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Kipper's A to Z Cover
Mick Inkpen
Kipper the dog and his friend Arnold work through the alphabet by collecting animals and other things for each letter
E Ink
Book
Nov 8, 2011
LMNO peas Cover
Keith Baker
Busy little peas introduce their favorite occupations, from astronaut to zoologist
E Bak
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Old black fly Cover
Jim Aylesworth
Stephen Gammell
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
E Ayl
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Ox, house, stick : the history of our alphabet Cover
Don Robb
Anne Smith
See how the Roman alphabet began and how it has changed through the years
J 411 Rob
Book
Nov 8, 2011
Peanut butter and jellyfishes : a very silly alphabet book Cover
Brian P. Cleary
Betsy E. Snyder
E Cle
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Sleepy ABC Cover
Margaret Wise Brown
Karen Katz
Simple rhymes for each letter of the alphabet are illustrated with an array of toddlers and babies saying goodnight
E Bro
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Talk to me about the alphabet Cover
Christopher Raschka
Illustrations and simple text for each letter of the alphabet demonstrate the sounds made by that letter
E Ras
Book
Nov 13, 2011
The alphabet tree Cover
Leo Lionni
After a storm blows some of them away, the letters on the alphabet tree learn from a strange bug to be stronger by forming words, then a caterpillar comes along and tells them that words are not enough; they must say something important
E Lio
Book
Nov 13, 2011
The Artful Alphabet Cover
Martina Jirankova-Limbrick
Illustrations representing each letter of the alphabet reveal a variety of objects for the reader to identify
E Jir
Book
Nov 13, 2011
The construction alphabet book Cover
Jerry Pallotta
Rob Bolster
E Pal
Book
Nov 13, 2011
The turn-around upside-down alphabet book Cover
Lisa Campbell Ernst
An alphabet book in which each letter becomes three different objects as the book is turned different directions, as when A becomes a bird's beak, a drippy ice cream cone, and the point of a star
E Ern
Book
Nov 8, 2011
The zoo I drew Cover
Todd H Doodler
A child who visited the zoo at age two shares drawings and rhymes featuring an animal for each letter of the alphabet
E Doo
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Z goes home Cover
Jon Agee
Everybody has a job to do, and so does the letter Z. But when the workday's done, Z goes home
E Age
Book
Nov 13, 2011
Syndicate content
Debra Frasier
E Fra
Leslie McGuirk
E McG
Sandra Boynton
E Boy
Deborah Lee Rose
Steve Jenkins
J 591.77 Ros
Suse MacDonald
Edward Lear
E Mac
Mick Inkpen
E Ink
Bernard Most
E Mos
Keith Baker
E Bak
Nancy L Carlson
E Car
Jim Aylesworth
Stephen Gammell
E Ayl
Ross Macdonald
E Mac
Don Robb
Anne Smith
J 411 Rob
Sharon Werner
Sarah Nelson Forss
E Wer
Brian P. Cleary
Betsy E. Snyder
E Cle
Audrey Wood
Bruce Robert Wood
E Woo
Margaret Wise Brown
Karen Katz
E Bro
Denise Fleming
E Fle
Christopher Raschka
E Ras
Anita Lobel
E Lob
Leo Lionni
E Lio
Nick Bruel
E Bru
Martina Jirankova-Limbrick
E Jir
Bill Martin
John Archambault
Lois Ehlert
E Mar
Jerry Pallotta
Rob Bolster
E Pal
Andrew Zuckerman
E Zuc
Lisa Campbell Ernst
E Ern
H. A. (Hans Augusto) Rey
E Rey
Todd H Doodler
E Doo
Lois Ehlert
E Ehl
Jon Agee
E Age