Get Outside and Read!

It’s that time of the year: birds chirping, flowers blooming, the days are brighter, longer, and warmer. Spring is in the air! Here are some of our favorite children’s titles to celebrate the season.


Borre Flies a Kite by Jeroen Aalbers, Borre Educatief bv
Book 6 in the Borre Series

“This is the best kite I’ve ever built!” Borre screams as they disappear into a cloud. “Hold on tight, Fuzz Fuzz!”

Blustery spring days are perfect for flying kites, and Borre and Fuzz Fuzz are in for the ride of their lives when their kite takes them off into the clouds. Check out other exciting Borre adventures by this sensational Dutch author!



Catbug: Space Chickens by Jason James Johnson, Frederator Books
Book 8 in the Catbug eBooks Series

Find out what over 4 million people who watched the Catbug episode of Cartoon Hangover’s Bravest Warriors are talking about. Bravest Warriors writer, Jason Johnson, wrote all new lines, while illustrator Charis Jackson-Barrios gave Catbug a clucking great makeover. 

This latest in the 10 book series of Catbug gives you a peek into the glamorous life of Space Chickens. Each eBook features read-along with the talented voice of Sam Lavagnino. Catbug’s silly antics will keep children and adults giggling!


A Sergeant in the House by Betty Turnbull, Light Messages Publishing

This heartwarming story is a salute to military families across the country, and a cheer for our nation’s heroes.

Everyday Lenny asks his parents for a puppy, but their military life isn’t conducive to raising one. It isn’t until Lenny’s father is injured during his deployment that Lenny learns that what he really wants is his daddy. This touching story teaches children about responsibility and offers a tribute to America’s military families.


Fergus Goes to Sea by J.W. Noble, Snowball Press Pty Ltd
Book 24 in the Fergus the Ferry Series

Dr Seuss meets Thomas the Tank Engine in this popular series of rhyming books for 2 to 6 year olds. Come with Fergus, the brave little ferry, and his friends, as they have thrilling adventures and make daring rescues on the harbour.

Fergus’ stories offer life lessons for young children through clever story telling. In this adventure, Boris the boastful ferry gets into trouble during a storm at sea. Even though Boris is mean to Fergus, it’s up to Fergus to save the day!



Africa: Rhythm of Life, Take Pride Learning
Book 3 in the iKnow Series

The amazing animals that live across the vast African plains invite children to discover their secret letters in the Animal Alphabet. As children explore the African plains the animals migrate in search of water.

This fantastic interactive eBook teaches children their ABCs through sight, sound, and touch with vivid images, video, and music. In addition, children learn about the importance of protecting nature.