Resourcefulness

Being able to cope with difficulties creatively and spontaneously.


Brave Charlotte

Anu Stohner
Ej St

A headstrong sheep rescues the flock when their shepherd is injured.


Hot, hot, hot

Neal Layton
Ej La

Oscar and Arabella, two woolly mammoths, try to cool off during a very hot summer.


How the Ladies stopped the wind

Bruce McMillan
Ej Mcm

The women of one village in Iceland decide to plant trees to stop the powerful winds that make it difficult even to go for a walk, but first they must find a ways to prevent sheep from eating all of their saplings, while encouraging chickens to fertilize them.


Princess Aasta

Stina Ordal
Ej Or

Princess Aasta and her new friend, a polar bear named Kvitebjorn, play in the garden, travel to the North Pole, and have supper with the king.


The Problem with Chickens

Bruce McMillan
Ej Mcm

When women in an Icelandic village buy chickens to lay eggs for them to use, the chickens follow them, adopting human ways and forgetting their barnyard roots, until the ladies hatch a clever plan.


Trust me, Mom!

Angela McAllister
Ej Mca

Ollie tries to be safe and polite on his first walk to the corner store alone, even when scary creatures appear on the way.


Violet the Pilot

Steve Breen
Ej Bre

Young Violet's only friend is her dog, Orville, until one of her homemade flying machines takes her to the rescue of a Boy Scout troop in trouble.


Yes Day!

Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Ej Ros

A little boy gets everything he asks for on Yes Day, a special day that only comes once a year.


Zara’s Hats

Paul Meisel
Ej Me

Selig, the hatmaker, creates beautiful hats with the help of his wife and daughter Zara. When he runs out of feathers, Selig travels all over the world looking for more feathers. Zara, looking at the empty display window in the shop, uses flowers and papier-mache animals and fruit to make hats that the customers love.