For Kids: California

Adam Gamble & Mark Jasper, 20pages, 6 x 6, ISBN: 9781602197794
Good Night Redwoods features Redwood National and State Parks, coast redwoods, redwood facts, banana slugs, Roosevelt elk, redwood roots, redwood bark, park rangers, and more! The tallest living things on Earth are sure to inspire young nature lovers in this adorable bedtime board book.   This...

Eric James, 32pages, 11 x 9, ISBN: 9781492627470
It's a magical Christmas Eve, and all of the children in your town are sleeping. Well, all of the children but you! How could you  possibly  fall asleep when you know Santa and his sleigh are on their way?

Robin Johnson, 48pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 50
Discusses the California Gold Rush in American history, describing the first discovery of gold, prospectors, boomtowns, and how the gold rush changed the landscape of America.

Katherine Sully, 20pages, 6.5 x 7.5, ISBN: 9781492639398
It's bedtime in the Golden State! Say goodnight to all your favorite locations, including: • Golden Gate Bridge • Hotel del Coronado • AT&T Park • Carmel Mission • Los Angeles Coliseum • San Diego Zoo • Fisheman's Wharf • Coit Tower • Dodger Stadium • San Francisco cable car •...

Christy Mihaly, 32pages, 7 x 9, ISBN: 9781635175844
Explore the past, present, and future of California's Redwood Forest. Beautiful photos, fact-filled text, and engaging infographics help readers learn all about this natural wonder and how to protect it long into the future.

David W. Miles, 20pages, 8 x 8, ISBN: 9781942934592
7 pink anenomes waving in the sea . . . 6 orange poppies smiling at the sun . . .  2 red cable cars on a San Francisco street . . .   Numbers and colors are more fun in California! In this dynamic, colorful primer, young readers count from 1 to 10 learning colors along the way...

Anthony D. Fredericks, 32pages, 9.75 x 9.75, ISBN: 9781584696025
There’s a world teeming with life that very few people ever see. Take a peek at some of the animals that make their home in a Tall Tall Tree—a magnificent coast redwood. Count the critters, one through ten—chipmunks chattering, bats roosting, slugs sliding, and many more. Tony Frederick’s...

Jess Smart Smiley, 32pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9781942934721
10 Little Monsters discover some of the most unique and interesting things about California and what it has to offer. Silly, over-the-top fun, and a bit macabre, 10 Little Monsters Visit California is the perfect counting and cultural book for every little boy and ghoul!"

Trish Madson, 20pages, 8 x 8, ISBN: 9781944822705
With D for Death Valley, H for Hearst Castle, and R for Redwoods, going from A to Z has never been more fun! Take an alphabetized field trip around the Golden State and discover the plants, animals, foods, and places that make it, well, California!

Molly Aloian, 32pages, 8.3 x 0.1 x 10.8 inches, ISBN: 9780778704744
Describes the lifestyles and traditions of the nations that lived along the coast of California during the seventeenth century. This work helps children discover how these Native people used the area's many natural resources to construct homes, canoes, rafts, clothing, and other everyday items.

Nancy Field, 32pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780941042031
Discovering Volcanoes  helps young scientists learn about the volcanic peaks in the Cascade range from California to British Columbia. Children discover geologic and volcanic features and processes. It has been one of the best selling children's books at Mt. St. Helens. Revised with each...

Adele Schepige, Nancy Field, 40pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780941042123
Winner of Parents’ Choice Approval Discovering Earthquakes digs into geological processes and concepts through fun activities. Earthquake Safety Cops, a team game, helpschildren unearth ideas for making their communities safe. Discover 16 things to do if caught in a quake. Discovering...

Analisa Tripp, 28pages, 6 x 0.7 x 6, ISBN: 9781597143165
A California Indian ABC   This alphabet board book welcomes youngsters of all cultures into the abundant world of Native California. Beautiful illustrations of animals, plants, and cultural objects show off the spectacular diversity of California's indigenous cultures and environments....

Jason Chin, 40pages, 6 x 11, ISBN: 9781250062697
A ordinary subway trip is transformed when a young boy happens upon a book about redwood forests. As he reads the information unfolds, and with each new bit of knowledge, he travels―all the way to California to climb into the Redwood canopy. Crammed with interesting and accurate information...

Adam Gamble & Mark Jasper, 20pages, 6 x 6, ISBN: 9781602193895
Young explorers are treated to an enchanting tour of one the greatest and most scenic parks on the planet. Overflowing with majestic waterfalls, breathtaking mountain views, and abundant wildlife, this charming book captures the essence of Yosemite. Children who know the park are sure to...

Gary D. Robson, 48pages, 7.6 x 0.2 x 8.2, ISBN: 9781560373186
This charming tale of Michael, Emily, and their parents as they explore each national park and discover scat and tracks is designed to both entertain and educate. Wildlife can be elusive, and both kids are disappointed when, at first, they don'’t encounter many animals in the park. The kids...

Gary D. Robson, 48pages, 9 x 0.2 x 7.9, ISBN: 9781560376293
This edition of  Who Pooped in the Park?  follows Michael and Emily on a trip to Redwoods National and State Parks in California. Michael tries to deal with his fear of bears as Mom and Dad teach him and his sister about the wildlife in the area--without ever getting close enough to be scared....

Haily & Kevin Meyers, 22pages, 6.8 x 0.5 x 6.8, ISBN: 9781423640806
From the creators of BabyLit®: Every area of the world can be mapped out for adventure, and brilliant babies love the sophistication of traveling by train. This new board book series written by the husband and wife team of Haily and Kevin Meyers and illustrated by Haily, celebrates the unique...

32pages, 8.3 x 0.4 x 8.7, ISBN: 978-0882407494
Combining beautiful photos with fun and informative couplets about California and Oregon, these titles in Graphic Arts' See My State series are in ABC format for children, written by students for students. Full color.

Adam Gamble, 26pages, 6 x 0.7 x 6, ISBN: 9781602190214
Many of North America’s most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these boardbooks designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for the continent’s natural and cultural wonders. Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured...

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Tony Gilbert, 56pages, 8.75 x 11.2 x .5, ISBN: 9780989412803
Written by a Bay swimmer, this is a story about swimming and mermaids! Hannah learns to swim in San Francisco Bay, and discovers a mystery like no other. What does she learn from the secret society of swimmers? Why have the mermaids come to San Francisco? What will you discover? A magical and...