Best Children's Performing Arts Fiction Books
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1. Jesus Loves Me 5-Button Songbook – Perfect Gift for Easter Baskets, Christmas, Birthdays, Baptisms, and More, Ages 2-7 (Little Sunbeams)
Author: by Ginger Swift
Cottage Door Press
Enjoy a fun, family activity by reading and singing to 5 Bible songs! Read along to the lyrics of each familiar song and press the buttons on the wooden side panel to play sounds for your sing-along. Each button has a corresponding icon on the page to match lyrics with the melody.
Pushing the interactive buttons helps toddlers and babies develop fine motor skills, while singing builds early literacy skills. Religious songs included are All Things Bright and Beautiful, Jesus Loves Me, Go Tell It on the Mountain, This Little Light of Mine, and I’ve Got the Joy in My Heart.
This adorable sound book is perfect for Easter gifts for kids, as well as other holidays and birthdays throughout the year. Little Sunbeam books encourage your little boy or girl to understand and appreciate God’s love and let their light shine!
Add to the family collection of religious books with more from Cottage Door Press! Sturdy board pages allow Children's exploring hands to play and read over and over again. Includes a handle to carry along at home or on the go.
2. Barnyard Dance! (Boynton on Board)
Author: by Sandra Boynton
Workman Publishing Company
Everybody sing alongbecause it’s time to do-si-do in the barnyard with a high-spirited animal crew! From Boynton on Board, the bestselling series of board books, here is BARNYARD DANCE, with Sandra Boynton’s twirling pigs, fiddle-playing cows, and other unforgettable animals.
Extra-big, extra-fat, and extra-fun, BARNYARD DANCE features lively rhyming text and a die-cut cover that reveals the wacky characters inside. Guaranteed to get kids and adults stomping their feet. The “Barnyard Dance! Song, performed by John Stey, is available for download.For ages 0-4.
Oversized lap edition also availableperfect for reading aloud!
3. Disney Moana – I Am Moana Little Sound Book – PI Kids (Play-A-Song)
Author: by Editors of Phoenix International Publications
All her life, Moana of Motunui has heard the legends of a voyager who will sail far beyond her island home. What will her legend be? Join Moana on her daring adventure beyond her reef and sailing into the high-seas in I Am Moana, a sound book retelling of the major motion picture film.
Bring her rich, vibrant journey to life by pressing the seven movie-inspired sound buttons to add cool sound effects and character voices to the story. Readers will find big inspiration in Moana’s passion for greatness. This Sound Book is special because: Hands on interaction engages young readers Multisensory reading experiences stimulate the imaginations of young readers Matching pictures to play-a-sound buttons builds concentration Includes popular Disney characters: Moana, Maui, and more!
4. The Unofficial Ultimate Harry Potter Spellbook: A complete reference guide to every spell in the wizarding world (The Unofficial Harry Potter Reference Library)
Author: by Media Lab Books
Media Lab Books
DISCOVER THE MAGIC!A comprehensive compendium of spells from every Potter book, movie, video game and card game- Keepsake quality, with a silky, embossed cover and sturdy interior pages- The perfect gift for wizards, witches and muggles everywhere! The Unofficial Ultimate Harry Potter Spellbook is a beautiful, elegantly designed reference that details all of the known spells cast in the Harry Potter films, books, video games and card games, as well as official Harry Potter spinoffs, such as Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
There are more than 240 spells, charms, curses, hexes and jinxes in all, plus a catalog of enchanted objects. Each spell is given its own entry including spell name, pronunciation and etymology, a description of the spell effect, wand movements and vocalizations where applicable, explanatory notes, and fun facts related to each spell, such as who it was used against, what the outcome was, or what a spell’s unusual history might be.
Sharp-eyed readers will also find handwritten comments throughout. With an introduction on spell-casting and a guide to wand woods and cores, The Unofficial Ultimate Harry Potter Spellbook is a must-have magical treasure for any Harry Potter fan’s library.
Author: by Raina Telgemeier
From Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile and Sisters! Callie loves theater. And while she would totally try out for her middle school’s production of Moon over Mississippi, she can’t really sing. Instead she’s the set designer for the drama department’s stage crew, and this year she’s determined to create a set worthy of Broadway on a middle-school budget.
But how can she, when she doesn’t know much about carpentry, ticket sales are down, and the crew members are having trouble working together? Not to mention the onstage AND offstage drama that occurs once the actors are chosen. And when two cute brothers enter the picture, things get even crazier!
6. Bedtime Songs: 11-Button Interactive Children's Sound Book (Early Bird Song)
Author: by Scarlett Wing
Cottage Door Press
Toddlers and preschoolers can sing along with the classic bedtime melodies in this charming songbook. Featuring a wooden inlay and sturdy construction, giving it a vintage feel, this book is sure to delight while teaching an appreciation for both music and together time.
Perfect for little ones (and their grown-ups) to sing along as part of a nightly bedtime routine. Bedtime Songs is sure to be a family favorite. Follow along through the book’s lyrics for the melodies played by the buttons! Sing Along with 10 sleepy-time songs paired with adorable illustrations.
Songs include Twinkle, Twinkle, Hush Little Baby, Brahms Lullaby, I See the Moon and more An icon on each page corresponds with the correct melody button, providing an opportunity to practice matching and fine motor skills All of our Early Bird Song books are designed for curious little ones to explore alone or with their grown-up Please note that audio buttons play melodies only, without a singing voice
7. Every Little Thing: Based on the song 'Three Little Birds' by Bob Marley (Preschool Music Books, Children Song Books, Reggae for Kids)
Author: by Bob Marley
“Will strike a chord with worrywarts and loving children everywhere.” School Library Journal A beautiful book that brings Bob Marley’s beloved song to life for a new generation: Every family will relate to this universal story of a boy who won’t let anything get him down, as long as he has the help of three special little birds.
This cheerful book will bring a smile to faces of all agesbecause every little thing’s gonna be all right This cute Children's book includes all the lyrics of the original song “Three Little Birds” by Bob Marley, along with exciting new song verses ; Written by Cedella Marley, Bob Marley’s daughter, who has dedicated herself to keeping her father’s message and memory alive Illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton, Every Little Thing contains beautiful, full-page designs that are as colorful and fun as the storylineFans of Get Up, Stand Up and One Love will also love the lyrical rhythm and the powerful message of love, peace and harmony presented in Every Little Thing.
8. Everybody Potties – Songs To Help You Go! 5-Button Song Children's Board Book, Potty Training (Early Bird Song Books)
Author: by Minnie Birdsong
It’s potty time!Little boys and girls will love listening to familiar melodies of instrumental nursery rhyme favorites. Read the potty-themed lyrics throughout the book to sing along! Fun tunes include P-O-T-T-Y (Bingo), Sit and Try (If You’re Happy and You Know It), Do You Have to Go?
(Do Your Ears Hang Low?, Everybody Potties (Dem Dry Bones), and It’s So Great to Wear Undies (Boom Boom, Ain’t It Great to Be Crazy). Lyrics to all five toilet training songs are accompanied by playful artwork and audio buttons that match up with the icons on the pages are surrounded by a textured bathroom tile for an enhanced sensory experience.
Pushing the buttons helps toddlers develop fine motor skills while singing strengthens early literacy skills. Sing along to the sound board book and get ready to go with this encouraging and fun potty training book! Collect the entire Early Bird Sound Book series from Cottage Door Press!
Toddlers and preschoolers will enjoy pressing the bathroom-themed buttons for an interactive experience while sitting on the potty Sturdy board pages for little toddler hands to read over and over again. Includes a handle to carry along at home or on the go Several icons on each page correspond with the buttons, providing an opportunity for your boy and girl to practice matching and fine motor skills Includes 5 fun potty songs: P-O-T-T-Y, Sit and Try, Everybody Potties, Do You Have to Go?, and It’s So Great to Wear Undies A perfect resource to add to the family collection of potty training books for little ones learning to use the potty
9. Marcus Makes a Movie
Author: by Kevin Hart
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Stand-up comedian and Hollywood box-office hit Kevin Hart keeps the laughs coming in an illustrated middle-grade novel about a boy who has big dreams of making a blockbuster superhero film. Perfect for readers of James Patterson’s Middle School series and Lincoln Peirce’s Big Nate series.”Keep[s] kid readers on the edge of their seat.” Parents Magazine Marcus is NOT happy to be stuck in after-school film class …
Until he realizes he can turn the story of the cartoon superhero he’s been drawing for years into an actual MOVIE! There’s just one problem: he has no idea what he’s doing. So he’ll need help, from his friends, his teachers, Sierra, the strong-willed classmate with creative dreams of her own, even Tyrell, the local bully who’d be a perfect movie villain if he weren’t too terrifying to talk to.
Making this movie won’t be easy. But as Marcus discovers, nothing great ever isand if you want your dream to come true, you’ve got to put in the hustle to make it happen. Comedy superstar Kevin Hart teams up with award-winning author Geoff Rodkey and lauded illustrator David Cooper for a hilarious, illustrated, and inspiring story about bringing your creative goals to life and never giving up, even when nothing’s going your way.
10. Disney Maps: A Magical Atlas of the Movies We Know and Love
Author: by Disney Book Group
Explore the various worlds in the Disney and Pixar movies with this book of illustrated maps! From the fairytale forest of Snow White to the contemporary world of Toy Story, Disney and Pixar movies do an amazing job of introducing unique worlds.
Those worlds have now been mapped out. Each of the twenty-four beautifully illustrated maps brings to life the movies we know and love, and each comes with further information about the movie and the characters. A foreword by Pete Docter is included.
This is a book of maps that will please fans young and old!
11. Click (A Click Graphic Novel)
Author: by Kayla Miller
From The New York Times best-selling author-illustrator Kayla Miller comes a graphic novel about friendship and finding where you “click” in middle school, perfect for fans of Smile and Real Friends. Olive wants to get in on the act ……Any act!
Olive clicks with everyone in the fifth gradeuntil one day she doesn’t. When a school variety show leaves Olive stranded without an act to join, she begins to panic, wondering why all her friends have already formed their own groups …Without her.
With the performance drawing closer by the minute, will Olive be able to find her own place in the show before the curtain comes up? The New York Times best-selling author-illustrator Kayla Miller has woven together a heartfelt and insightful story about navigating friendships, leaning on family, and learning to take the stage in the most important role of all.
12. Wild Symphony
Author: by Dan Brown
#1 New York Times bestselling author Dan Brown makes his picture book debut with this mindful, humorous, musical, and uniquely entertaining book! The author will be donating all US royalties due to him to support music education for children worldwide, through the New Hampshire Charitable foundation.
Travel through the trees and across the seas with Maestro Mouse and his musical friends! Young readers will meet a big blue whale and speedy cheetahs, tiny beetles and graceful swans. Each has a special secret to share. Along the way, you might spot the surprises Maestro Mouse has left for you- a hiding buzzy bee, jumbled letters that spell out clues, and even a coded message to solve!
Children and adults can enjoy this timeless picture book as a traditional read-along, or can choose to listen to original musical compositions as they read-one for each animal-with a free interactive smartphone app, which uses augmented reality to play the appropriate song for each page when a phone’s camera is held over it.
13. What a Wonderful World
Author: by Bob Thiele
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
First recorded in 1967 by Louis Armstrong, and with sales of over one million copies, “What a Wonderful World” has become a poignant message of hope for people everywhere. Sweet and positive in its message, with bright, beautiful art, this book is sure to be a hit.
Perfect for sharing!
Author: by Mo Willems
Mo Willems, a number one New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, composes a powerful symphony of chance, discovery, persistence, and magic in this moving tale of a young girl’s journey to center stage. Illustrator Amber Ren brings Willems’ music to life, conducting a stunning picture-book debut.
15. Mickey Mouse Clubhouse – Surprise Mirror Sound Book: Sing-Along Songs – PI Kids (Play-A-Song)
Author: by Editors of Phoenix International Publications
Published at: Phoenix International Publications, Inc. (January 5, 2010)
Surprise!Which Mickey Mouse Clubhouse pal will light up in time to the music? Press a song button to see Mickey, Daisy, Minnie, or goofy appear in the mirror. Sing along to favorite tunes with new Mickey Mouse Clubhouse lyrics This sound book is special because: Hands on interaction engages young readers Singing and music build language and literacy skills Includes classic Disney characters: Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck, Donald Duck, Goofy, and Pluto
16. Daniel Tiger's Friendly Songs: Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood (Early Bird Sound Books 5 Button)
Author: by Cottage Door Press
Sing along to favorite songs from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood! The lyrics for each song are accompanied by Daniel Tiger artwork, and the matching audio button plays the tune. Pushing the buttons helps little ones develop fine motor skills, and singing builds early literacy skills.
Perfect for all Daniel Tiger fans! Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood interactive board books feature scenarios and music from the top-rated series for preschoolers on PBS KIDS. Singing is learning! Singing develops listening and memory skills, important to early literacy Kiddos will love pressing the buttons, singing and learning with this “Friendly Songs” book.
Enjoy reading and singing together for hours of fun Featuring Daniel Tiger and Friends including Katerina Kittycat, O the Owl, Miss Elaina, Prince Wednesday and more Includes 5 songs: Be My Neighbor, Be My Friends; Sharing With You Is Fun for Me Too; This is My Happy Song; Friends Help Each Other, Yes They Do; It’s You I Like Officially licensed Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood product Please note that audio buttons play melodies only, without a singing voice