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Pirate Picture Books Ahoy!

Are ye lookin' fer some picture books wi' seafarin' heartys in them fer yer wee buccaneers?  Look nay further!  We be havin' lots o' books t' pick from here at CPL.   Here be some suggestions:

How I became a pirate by written by Melinda Long ; illustrated by David Shannon — This be the buccanneer tale! But don't avast wi' just this one!

Pirates don't change diapers by written by Melinda Long ; illustrated by David Shannon

Pirates by C. Drew Lamm ; illustrated by Stacey Schuett

The night pirates by Peter Harris ; illustrated by Deborah Allwright — This be me favorite sea dog bedtime story

Pirates! by illustrated by Viviana Garofoli

Pirates ahoy by Hilary McKay ; illustrated by Alex Ayliffe

The pirate's parrot by Lyn Rossiter McFarland ; illustrations, Jim McFarland

Roger, the Jolly Pirate by story and illustrations by Brett Helquist

Shiver me letters : a pirate ABC by June Sobel ; illustrated by Henry Cole

You can do anything, daddy by Michael Rex

Backbeard : pirate for hire by Matthew McElligott

Bubble bath pirates! by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

The call of the Osprey by Norman Jorgensen & Brian Harrison-Lever

Camp Walkaplanka by adapted by Lara Bergen ; based on a screenplay by Kerri Grant ; illustrated by Art Mawhinney

Captain Abdul's Little Treasure by Colin McNaughton

Captain and Matey set sail by story by Daniel Laurence ; pictures by Claudio Munoz

Captain Barnacle's aquarium by Edward Miller

Captain Flinn and the pirate dinosaurs : missing treasure! by written by Giles Andreae ; illustrated by Russell Ayto

Captain Pepper's pets by Sally Grindley ; illustrated by David Parkins

Captain Pugwash : a pirate story by John Ryan

Cyrus the unsinkable sea serpent by Bill Peet

The dangerous alphabet by Neil Gaiman ; illustrated by Gris Grimly

Dirty Joe, the pirate : a true story by words by Bill Harley ; pictures by Jack E. Davis

Disney's Little Einsteins. Pirate's treasure by Marcy Kelman ; illustrated by Andy Mastrocinque ; based on the episode written by Claudia Silver and Jeff Borkin

Disney's Pirates of the Caribean : at the world's end by illustrated by Art Mawhinney and the Disney storybook artists

Do pirates take baths? by Kathy Tucker ; illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott

Don't mention pirates by Sarah McConnell

Edward and the pirates by David McPhail

The Erie Canal pirates by Eric A. Kimmel ; illustrated by Andrew Glass

Henry & the Buccaneer Bunnies by Carolyn Crimi ; illustrated by John Manders

Henry and the Crazed Chicken Pirates by Carolyn Crimi ; illustrated by John Manders

I love my pirate papa by Laura Leuck ; illustrated by Kyle M. Stone

I wish I had a pirate suit by Pamela Allen

Little Badger, terror of the seven seas by written by Eve Bunting ; illustrated by LeUyen Pham

Louise : the adventures of a chicken by written by Kate DiCamillo ; pictures by Harry Bliss

The missing pirate by Jacqueline Ching ; based on characters created for the theatrical motion picture "Pirates of the Caribbean: the curse of the Black Pearl."

The no-good do-good pirates by Jim Kraft ; illustrated by Lynne Avril

The old pirate of Central Park by written and illustrated by Robert Priest

Olive's pirate party by Roberta Baker ; illustrated by Debbie Tilley

On the go with Pirate Pete and Pirate Joe by A. E. Cannon ; illustrated by Elwood H. Smith

One-eyed Jake by Pat Hutchins

Ooey gooey by written by Erica Farber and J.R. Sansevere

Papa is a pirate by Katharina Grossman-Hensel and Annette Betz

Peg Leg Peke by Brie Spangler

The pigrates clean up by Steven Kroll ; illustrated by Jeni Bassett

The pirate and the penguin by written and illustrated by Patricia Storms

Pirate Bob by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by David Clark

Pirate girl by Cornelia Funke ; illustrated by Kerstin Meyer ; translated by Chantal Wright

Pirate jam by Jo Brown

Pirate Mom by Deborah Underwood ; illustrated by Stephen Gilpin

Pirate Pete by Kim Kennedy ; illustrated by Doug Kennedy

Pirate Pete by Lynne Benton ; illustrated by Neil Chapman

Pirate Pete sets sail by Jean-Pierre Jaggi ; illustrated by Alan Clarke ; translated by J. Alison James

Pirate Pete's Giant adventure by Kim Kennedy ; illustrated by Doug Kennedy

Pirate PiggyWiggy by Christyan and Diane Fox

The pirate, Pink by written by Jan Day ; illustrated by Janeen I. Mason

Pirate treasure by Loretta Krupinski

Pirates! by Denis Woychuk ; pictures by Kim Howard

The pirate's eye by Robert Priest

Pirates, ho! by Sarah L. Thomson ; illustrated by Stephen Gilpin

A pirate's night before Christmas by Philip Yates ; illustrated by Sebastiâa Serra

The pirates of Bedford Street by Rachel Isadora

Pirates of the Caribbean : a storm at sea by Bones, Bess

Seadogs : an epic ocean operetta by composed by Lisa Wheeler ; staged by Mark Siegel

Sloop John B : a pirate's tale by Alan Jardine ; illustrated by Jimmy Pickering

This little pirate by Philemon Sturges ; illustrated by Amy Walrod

Way out West with Pirate Pete and Pirate Joe by A.E. Cannon ; illustrated by Elwood H. Smith

Wild Will by Ingrid and Dieter Schubert

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