CHILDREN & FAMILY
Page  1  /  2  /  3  /  4
     

Awards

Art, Poetry & Film

Biography & Memoir

Children & Family

Cookbooks

Fiction

Foreign Languages

Health & Fitness

Magazines

Middle Grade & Young Adult

Nonfiction

Spiritual


 Pleasant St. Press
 
            
 
         

Pleasant St. Press is dedicated to fostering a love of books and reading in even the youngest audience.

"Jill Ronsley has an amazing ability to provide expert service on a personal level, while exuding professionalism, dedication and an extremely admirable work ethic. Her attention to detail and what can only be described as a passion for perfection is evident on every page of our books. From line-by-line editing at the earliest stage of a manuscript, to copyediting, to gorgeous cover and interior design, Jill has proven to be an invaluable resource to Pleasant St. Press. It has been a true joy to work with Jill and we look forward to the pleasure of working with her again on our next list of children’s titles."
Jean Cochran, publisher and author, Pleasant St. Press

 
         
         

If a Monkey Jumps onto Your School Bus
by Jean M. Cochran
illustrated by Jennifer E. Morris
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-2-7

What do you do if a monkey jumps onto your school bus? There's only one way to find out! Colorful, eye catching illustrations by award-winning illustrator Jennifer E. Morris add to the hilarity and delight of this book. What would you do when there's an escape at the zoo?

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         

Off I Go!
by Jean M. Cochran
illustrated by Lee M. Gullens
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-1-0

There's so much to see and do while on a morning walk in the fall. Written in rhythmic verse with fanciful illustrations, this book takes you on a sweet sight-seeing stroll through the eyes of a child.

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
 
       

Your Tummy's Talking
by Jean M. Cochran
illustrated by Lee M. Gullens
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-3-4

This creative concept book about attuned eating has already received rave reviews! Through lyrical verse and whimsical illustrations, it introduces young children to the idea of listening to their tummies when it comes to food, hunger and satiety.

"Love it! Love it! Love it! Used early and often, this book could halt childhood obesity in one generation."
—Jessica Setnick, MS, RD/LD, Pediatric Feeding Expert and Author of The Eating Disorders Clinical   Pocket Guide

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         

Farmer Brown and His Little Red Truck
by Jean M. Cochran
illustrated by Daryl Enos
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-0-3

Take a ride with Farmer Brown in this hilarious picture book as his little red truck becomes overloaded with barnyard passengers. A fun-filled read-aloud, told in rhyme, that will be requested again and again.

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
       
 

That Kind of Dog
written and illustrated by Debra Wainwright
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-4-1

Mary Constance McAllister has a little dog and a big problem: the dog parade is only days away, and Bramble refuses to walk with her! When every trick in the book doesn't persuade Bramble to budge, she can only ask, "What kind of dog are you, anyway?" In this humorous, heartwarming story, readers will find out just what you can accomplish with a bit of imagination, a little determination and a lot of love!

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         
 

The Zoopendous Surprise
by Boots
illustrated by Andrea Gabriel

ISBN: 978-0-9792035-5-8

"We have a surprise today," the zookeepers whisper. "Shhh! Don't tell the elephants!" Mary and Ellen, the Asian elephants, are eager to find out about the surprise, but none of their animal friends at the zoo will tell them! Colorful illustrations add to the charm of this fact-based story about two real elephants living at the Little Rock Zoo in Arkansas. Little readers will be guessing until the very end just what the Zoopendous Surprise could be.

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         
 

Little Shrew Caboose
by Tina Stolberg
illustrated by Philomena O'Neill
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-7-2

The smallest of the shrew family, Little Caboose wishes he could be the engine and lead his siblings as they follow Mama instead of bringing up the rear. When he innocently chases a new friend through the forest, he soon finds himself lost and alone. As night settles around him and the danger of the forest closes in, will the Little Shrew Caboose be strong enough to lead himself back home?

Available fFrom Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         
 

My Sister, Alicia May
by Nancy Tupper Ling
illustrated by Shennen Bersani
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-9-6

Based on the lives of two real sisters, My Sister, Alicia May touches on the joys and challenges of growing up with a sibling who has Down syndrome. Exquisitely written with humor and compassion, this book shows that both sisters are, indeed, special girls. Ages 5 & up. Read review at Boston.com.

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

To read a few pages of this book, click here.

 
   
         
 

New Old Shoes
by Charlotte Blessing
illustrated by Gary Phillips
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-6-5

A brand-new pair of shoes awaits the perfect pair of feet in this beautiful story about how a simple object to one is an irreplaceable gem to another. From America all the way to Africa, follow the New Old Shoes as they are lovingly worn and used, but never worn out. Exquisitely written, New Old Shoes expresses a meaningful lesson for children about appreciating all that we have.

Available fFrom Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         
 

On a Dark, Dark Night
by Jean M. Cochran
illustrated by Jennifer E. Morris
ISBN: 978-1-935025-00-9

It's a dark, dark night with lots of creaks, booms, knocks and squeaks! Open the pages and curl up with your favorite someone for this just spooky enough book with a sweet surprise ending. Author Jean M. Cochran and award-winning illustrator Jennifer E. Morris team up again to create this kid-sized page turner, which will warm the hearts of little ones on a dark, dark night.

Available from Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         
 

The Warmest Place of All
by Licia Rando
illustrated by Anne Jewett
ISBN: 978-0-9792035-8-9

Sophie wants to find the warmest place of all after a fun, snowy day outside. But no matter where her mother suggests she warm up, the cold chill of winter seems to settle back into her bones. Ideal for cozying up, The Warmest Place of All is sure to become a bedtime favorite and warm the hearts of little ones as they wait to see if Sophie finds the warmest place of all.
Ages 3 to 8.

Available fFrom Pleasant St. Press, Amazon.com and other book sellers.

 
   
         
    Top
Page 1 / 2 / 3 / 4
 
 
Published by Blue Star Press Inc.
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Email:
Tel: 604-998-3860
Business Number: 823915905
Copyright 2002-2014 Blue Star Press Inc. | All Rights Reserved