Picture Books ~ Alphabet Books
An alphabet book containing entries about the history of railroads and popular terms used to describe trains and railway work. 2007.
Z Goes Home
Everybody has a job to do, and so does the letter Z. But when the workday's done, Z goes home. 2003.
Little Bitty Mousie
Rhyming text and bold illustrations enhance a fun-filled introduction to the alphabet for preschoolers as Little Bitty Mousie explores the contents of a house using her sense of sight, smell, sound, and touch. 2007.
With an O for a looped overpass and a B to denote the arches of a bridge, this easy-to-read alphabet book provides a creative presentation of the common structures one sees and uses while getting from place to place. 2008.
Ellsworth's Extraordinary Electric Ears and Other Amazing Alphabet Anecdotes
Photographs depict twenty-six scenes, one for each letter of the alphabet. 2002.
The Racecar Alphabet
An exciting day at the races highlights the letters of the alphabet as a variety of automobiles burn fuel speeding through the curves of the track. 2003.
Country Road ABC: An Illustrated Journey Through America's Farmland
Presents the alphabet using words related to a country farm. 2010.
My Little Sister Hugged an Ape
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Wild animals don’t scare Little Sister. And to show how much she likes them, she’s going to hug them all, from an Ape to a Zebra, whether they like it or not! 2004.
Jacobs, Paul DuBois
Young NASCAR fans can discover the ins and outs of stock-car racing with this fun alphabet primer that uses car terminology, race-day lingo, and exciting illustrations to introduce young readers to the thrills of the race and reading. 2007.
AlphaOops! H is for Halloween
While putting on a Halloween pageant, the alphabet mixes things up with some spooky, and funny, results. 2010.
A is for Salad
Each letter of the alphabet is presented in an unusual way, such as: A is for salad showing an alligator eating a bowl of greens. 2000.
O'Keefe, Susan Heyboer
Hungry Monster ABC
When a child tries to teach the alphabet to ten insatiable monsters, things quickly get out of hand and chaos abounds until the teacher returns with just the right threat to chase them all away. 2007.
Agent A to Agent Z
Agent A is on Assignment to find the spy not in alignment--whose actions don't quite match his name. 2004.
The Sleepy Little Alphabet: A Bedtime Story from Alphabet Town
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Sleepy letters of the alphabet get ready for bed. 2009.
B is for Bulldozer: A Construction ABC
As children watch over the course of a year, builders construct a rollercoaster using tools and materials that begin with each letter of the alphabet. 2003.
Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book
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Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mâché skeletons, or calaveras, for Mexico's Day of the Dead fiesta. From Angel and Doctor to Mariachi and Unicornio, each letter of the alphabet has its own special calavera. 2004.
Little x is missing from Charley's Alphabet and the other lowercase letters go off to solve the mystery of his disappearance, learning in the end how valuable a little x can be. 2003.
W is for Wind: A Weather Alphabet
An A-Z pictorial for children including weather terms such as barometer, cloud, tornado, and sunshine introduced with poems accompanied by expository text to provide detailed information. 2005.
Alphabet book featuring two wildlife photographic portraits for each creature, offering an up-close view of the animal kingdom. 2009.
Gone Wild: An Endangered Animal Alphabet
Feast your eyes on these amazing creatures before they disappear. This stampede of wild animals, from Chinese Alligator to Grevy’s Zebra, are so rare, they're all endangered. David McLiman’s bold and playful illustrations transform each letter into a work of art, graphically rendered with animal characteristics. Scales, horns, even insect wings transform the alphabet into animated life. 2006.
The Construction Alphabet Book
The author's trademark humor punctuates the informative text of a lively alphabet book that explores the many uses of construction equipment. By the creators of The Airplane Alphabet Book. 2006.
Johnson, Stephen T.
A is for Art: An Abstract Alphabet
Can you find the hidden letters? Look closely and you will see a letter C made of colorful candy, a letter H hidden in a hook, and an S in a soft shadow. This colorful alphabet book also features a candy collage, a receptacle for recycling, and fake French fries. 2008.
An illustrated collection of children's poems about animals. The first letter in each line of verse spells the name of a particular animal. The animals are in alphabetical order. This is an alphabet and poetry book. 2005.
P is for Passport: A World Alphabet
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A passport and rhyming text celebrate the author's adventures discovering differences as well as similarities, from "A" for the variety of animals that populate the planet to "Z" for the time zones that mark the days around the world. 2003.
Mannis, Celeste D.
The Queen's Progress
Uses the letters of the alphabet to provide an account of Queen Elizabeth's annual holiday, known as a "royal progress". 2003.
Krach, Maywan Shen
D is for Doufu: An Alphabet Book of Chinese Culture
An alphabet-book approach to exploring the beauty and richness of the Chinese culture. 1997.
K is for Korea
A photographic alphabet that reveals the customs, cultures and traditions of Korea in all their colorful diversity. 2008.
K is for Kabuki: A Japan Alphabet
Cheney, Lynne V.
America: A Patriotic Primer
Each letter of the alphabet is represented by important people, ideas, and events in the history of the United States. 2002.
Raven, Margot Theis
M is for Mayflower: A Massachusetts Alphabet
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Presents information about the state of Massachusetts in an alphabetical arrangement. 2002.