Downloadables for Kids – Picture Books

Even the youngest can read with these picture books. Download these titles from our digital collections.

A Color of His Own by Leo Lionni

Review provided by OverDrive

Elephants are gray. Pigs are pink. Only the chameleon has no color of his own. He is purple like the heather, yellow like a lemon, even black and orange striped like a tiger! Then one day a chameleon has an idea to remain one color forever by staying on the greenest leaf he can find. But in the autumn, the leaf changes from green to yellow to red . . . and so does the chameleon. When another chameleon suggests they travel together, he learns that companionship is more important than having a color of his own. No matter where he goes with his new friend, they will always be alike.

What Does It Do? Fire Truck by Josh Gregory

Review provided by Hoopla

Fire trucks help to save lives and prevent the spread of dangerous fires every day. Readers will learn where a fire truck gets its water supply, what kind of equipment it contains, and the ways firefighters use these tools to help keep people safe.

Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker

Review provided by OverDrive

As the sun sets behind the big construction site, all the hardworking trucks get ready to say goodnight. One by one, Crane Truck, Cement Mixer, Dump Truck, Bulldozer, and Excavator finish their work and lie down to rest—so they'll be ready for another day of rough and tough construction play! With irresistible artwork by best-selling illustrator Tom Lichtenheld and sweet, rhyming text, this book will have truck lovers of all ages begging for more.

Farm Animals: Chickens by Cecilia Minden

Review provided by Hoopla

Describes the physical traits and behavior of chickens and the role that they play on the farm.

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