New Release Books by Jim Aylesworth

Jim Aylesworth is the author of The Gingerbread Man (2016), Teddy Bear Tears (2015), Our Abe Lincoln (2009), Cock-A-Doodle Doo, Creak, Pop-Pop, Moo (2013) and other 40 books.

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The Gingerbread Man

release date: May 31, 2016
The Gingerbread Man
This irresistible retelling of the Gingerbread Man by Jim Aylesworth and illustrated by Barbara McClintock is a perfect treat for cookie lovers everywhere.

Teddy Bear Tears

release date: Jan 27, 2015
Teddy Bear Tears
Imagine have four beloved teddy bears, each of whom is afraid of something at bedtime. That is the challenge for the little boy in Jim Aylesworth''s charming bedtime story, Teddy Bear Tears. Just as the boy is ready to settle in for the night, each bear -- Willie Bear, then Fuzzy, Ringo, and Little Sam -- begins to sniffle and each''s particular fear has to be explained away. Whether it is noises outside or concern that there might be something scary under the bed, our hero offers explanations for each and, in the process, just might make the nighttime worry-free for himself, too.

Our Abe Lincoln

release date: Jan 01, 2009
Our Abe Lincoln
Rhythmic verse tells the story of Abraham Lincoln''s life, from his childhood in the wilderness of Illinois to his famous achievements as the sixteenth President of the United States.

Cock-A-Doodle Doo, Creak, Pop-Pop, Moo

release date: Jan 01, 2013
Cock-A-Doodle Doo, Creak, Pop-Pop, Moo
Lyrical text and beautiful art celebrate work, play, family, food, and farm life!

Cock-a-doodle-doo, Creak, Pop-pop, Moo

release date: Jan 01, 2012
Cock-a-doodle-doo, Creak, Pop-pop, Moo
Lyrical text and beautiful art celebrate work, play, family, food, and farm life!

Little Bitty Mousie

release date: Oct 16, 2007
Little Bitty Mousie
Little Bitty Mousie sneaks into a house one night and discovers many tantalizing new things, as well as one very scary thing.

Jim Aylesworth and You

release date: Jan 01, 2005
Jim Aylesworth and You
Features the life and work of Jim Aylesworth, a popular picture book author, providing a fascinating window into the life and work of a popular children''s author and giving insight into Old Black Fly, Tricky Fox, and each of his tales.

The Completed Hickory Dickory Dock

release date: Nov 05, 2008
The Completed Hickory Dickory Dock
Recounts the antics of a young mouse each hour after the clock strikes one.

Jim Aylesworth's Book of Bedtime Stories

release date: Jan 01, 1998
Jim Aylesworth's Book of Bedtime Stories
A collection of four of the author''s best bedtime stories includes Two Terrible Frights, Teddy Bear Tears, The Completed Hickory-Dickory-Dock, and The Good-Night Kiss, with new introductions for each.

Old Black Fly

release date: Apr 15, 1992
Old Black Fly
On a hot summer day, a family chases a pesky, old black fly through the house--and through the alphabet, in a rhyming tale complemented by zany full-color artwork by the illustrator of The Relatives Came.

Naughty Little Monkeys

release date: Mar 01, 2006
Naughty Little Monkeys
While Mom and Dad think that their twenty-six monkeys are angelic, each of them finds a way to get into mischief when the parents leave them alone for the evening.

The Burger and the Hot Dog

release date: Oct 01, 2001
The Burger and the Hot Dog
A burger and a hot dog One day had a nasty spat. The burger got insulted ''Cause the hot dog called him flat... So what happened after that? Well, you''ll have to look inside this book to find out. Because, you see, there is a whole world out there in which burgers, hot dogs, sticky buns, ice-cream bars, bologna, popcorn, and all sorts of other food folks exist together and do and go through all the daily stuff we all do. But it''s only folks like Jim Aylesworth, together with artist Stephen Gammell, who can bring to us that world in a collection of hilarious rhymes and pictures. After all, what happens when a bunch of sugar cookies give a bagel a hard time, or an ice-cream bar gets stranded on a beach, or a couple of pickles go out dancing?...Well, come on in and see! And when you''re done, try to invent some food folks of your own.

The Tale of Tricky Fox

release date: Jan 01, 2001
The Tale of Tricky Fox
Tricky Fox uses his sack to trick everyone he meets into giving him ever more valuable items.

Wake Up, Little Children

release date: Jan 01, 1996
Wake Up, Little Children
The beauty of a brand-new day, the warmth of sunlight, and the movements of fluffy clouds floating in a blue sky are captured in a collaboration between gentle, rhyming verse and warm paintings.

Full Belly Bowl

release date: Oct 01, 1999
Full Belly Bowl
In return for the kindness he showed a wee small man, a very old man is given a magical bowl that causes problems when it is not used properly.

McGraw's Emporium

release date: Apr 15, 1998
McGraw's Emporium
A little boy is looking for the perfect gift for his friend. But all he finds at McGraw''s Emporium is A can, a clock, a feathered fan, A vase, a bank, a frying pan, A sword, a couch, a magazine, A lamp that lights with kerosene, A garden hoe, a telescope, A Scrabble game, a coil of rope, A model ship, a baby''s crib, A record by the Brothers Gibb... In addition to everything McGraw sells, young readers will find compulsively readable verse and funny, unexpected pictures in this remarkably absorbing treasure trove of a book.

The Folks in the Valley

release date: Feb 20, 1998
The Folks in the Valley
A rhyming alphabet book about the people and activities of a Pennsylvania Dutch settlement in a rural valley. On board pages.

Through the Night

release date: Jan 01, 1998
Through the Night
Daddy drives through the night, thinking of his wife and children, who greet him upon his arrival home.

My Son John

release date: Sep 15, 1997
My Son John
An NCTE Notable Children''s Book in the Language Arts.

Country Crossing

release date: Jan 01, 1995
Country Crossing
Recreates the sights and sounds at a country crossing one summer night, as an old car patiently awaits the passing of a long and noisy freight train. Whooawoo!

The Bad Dream

release date: Jan 01, 1985
The Bad Dream
When a little boy is awakened by a bad dream, his parents comfort him by reminding him that nightmares are not real.

Mary's Mirror

Mary's Mirror
When Mary finds an old mirror, she doesn''t like what she sees in it.

Tonight's the Night

Tonight's the Night
Daniel tries to find out exactly how it feels to fall asleep.

Two Terrible Frights

release date: Jan 01, 1987
Two Terrible Frights
A little girl mouse and a little girl person meet while getting a snack in the kitchen at bedtime and scare each other--only to dream of each other later.

Mr. McGill Goes to Town

release date: Jan 01, 1989
Mr. McGill Goes to Town
Mr. McGill and four of his friends agree to help each other finish their chores so that they will all have time to go to the town fair.

Siren in the Night

release date: Jan 01, 1983
Siren in the Night
A mother reassures her little boy when their quiet family walk is disturbed by a loud firetruck blowing its siren.

Hanna's Hog

release date: Jan 01, 1988
Hanna's Hog
Hanna finds a way to protect her hog and chickens from a thieving neighbor.
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