Who's on first? by Abbott & Costello ; illustrated by John Martz
A is for amazing moments: a sports alphabet by written by Brad Herzog ; illustrated by Melanie Rose
Happy like soccer by Maribeth Boelts ; illustrated by Lauren Castillo
Clorinda plays baseball! by Robert Kinerk ; illustrated by Steven Kellogg
Babar's Celesteville Games by Laurent de Brunhoff
The Babe & I by written by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Terry Widener
Lucky Luis by Gary Soto ; illustrated by Rhode Montijo
Good sports by Jack Prelutsky ; illustrated by Chris Raschka
Lay-ups and long shots: an anthology of short stories by Joseph Bruchac, Lynea Bowdish, David Lubar, Terry Trueman, C.S. Perryess, Dorian Cirrone, Jamie McEwan, Max Elliot Anderson, Peggy Duffy
The Million Dollar Kick by Dan Gutman
The girl who threw butterflies by Mick Cochrane
The rivalry: mystery at the Army-Navy game by John Feinstein
Pop by Gordon Korman
Sports jokes to tickle your funny bone by Stew Thornley
Share the ways you've been able to combine reading with gaming or sports. Earn your badge by sharing a photo of you reading a baseball book at a Tigers Game, reading about improving your chess skills while playing a formidable opponent, or come up with your own way of creatively reading while playing.
- Monday, June 24 from 1-1:30 PM
- Wednesday, July 24 from 10-10:30 AM
- Tuesday, August 6 from 1:00-1:30 PM
Saturday, May 18 from 1-1:45 PM
It's not too late to sign up! Register online beginning April 26, then pick up a copy of the book at the Children's Help Desk before the book discussion.
Star seeker: a journey to outer space by Theresa Heine, Victor Tavares
Stars! Stars! Stars! by written and illustrated by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace
Full Moon and star by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrated by Marcellus Hall
How to catch a star by Oliver Jeffers
Stars by Mary Lyn Ray and ; [illustrated by] Marla Frazee
Dodsworth in New York by written and illustrated by Tim Egan
Cork & Fuzz by Dori Chaconas ; illustrated by Lisa McCue
Iris and Walter by written by Elissa Haden Guest ; illustrated by Christine Davenier
Houndsley and Catina and the birthday surprise by James Howe ; illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay
Mouse and Mole, fine feathered friends by Wong Herbert Yee
A bargain for Frances by Russell Hoban ; pictures by Lillian Hoban
Star Wars, the clone wars: the secret villain by Rob Valois
Pearl and Wagner: four eyes by Kate McMullan ; pictures by R.W. Alley
Elvis the rooster and the magic words by Denys Cazet
Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish ; pictures by Fritz Siebel
Camping: a Mr. and Mrs. Green adventure by Keith Baker
George and Martha: the best of friends by written and illustrated by James Marshall
Fancy Nancy: Pajama Day by Jane O'Connor ; cover illustration by Robin Preiss Glasser ; interior pencils by Ted Enik ; color by Carolyn Bracken
Danny and the dinosaur by story and pictures by Syd Hoff
Splat the cat sings flat by Rob Scotton
Go away, crows! by [Harriet Ziefert] ; pictures by Santiago Cohen
Pete's party by written by Jon Scieszka ; characters and environments developed by the Design Garage: David Shannon, Loren Long, David Gordon
Diego saves a butterfly by adapted by Lara Bergen ; illustrated by Warner McGee
Word Bird's shapes by Jane Belk Moncure ; illustrated by Chris McEwan
Amy's big race: the sound of long A by Cecilia Minden and Joanne Meier
Bob Books listen and read 1. Set 1, Beginning readers 1- 4 by text, Bobby Lynn Maslen ; pictures, John R. Maslen
Biscuit plays ball by story by Alyssa Satin Capucilli ; pictures by Pat Schories
Clifford's best friend by Norman Bridwell
Family Storytimes begin the week of April 29. These storytimes are designed for children ages 5 and under with a caregiver, and do not require registration. Weekday sessions are held in the Community Room. Saturday sessions are in the Purple Room.
Open Family Storytimes , April 29-June 1:
- Mondays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Community Room
- Tuesdays 7:00-7:30 PM in the Community Room
- Wednesdays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Community Room
- Thursdays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Community Room
- Saturdays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Purple Room
NOTE: The library is closed and there will be no storytime on Monday, May 27.
Guppy up! by Jonathan Fenske -- Using opposites and rhymes, Guppy is all over the place!
Hop on Pop by Dr. Seuss — A Dr. Seuss classic featuring basic rhyming pairs to introduce simple words.
Have you seen my cat? by Eric Carle — An easy reading version of Eric Carle.
The big, red blanket by Harriet Ziefert — Harriet Ziefert's easiest readers.
A mop for pop by Foster & Erickson -- word banks feature
Fish and Frog by Michelle Knudsen ; illustrated by Valeria Petrone
You can also look for more in the series: