CCPL Staff Picks: 10 Picture Books for Back to School! Back to Blog Hi, Friends! It’s back to school time and you’re ready for new schools, new teachers, new friends and new adventures. Check out these picture books you’re sure to enjoy! *CCPL Staff picks are chosen by CCPL staff members and are not intended to be comprehensive lists. We’d love to hear your ideas too, so write to us and tell us what you’d recommend!*Need a library card? Please visit Get a Library Card to sign up for one today! The King of Kindergarten by Derrick Barnes The King of Kindergarten goes to school, meets his teachers and makes new friends. Place a hold request Mae’s First Day of School by Kate Berube Mae is nervous about her first day of school. She discovers she has something in common with her new teacher, Ms. Pearl. Place a hold request Ebook available on Hoopla We Don’t Eat Our Classmatesby Ryan T. Higgins Penelope is excited and prepares for her big day. She learns a valuable lesson about friendship. Place a hold request Ebook available on Overdrive Ebook available on Hoopla Butterflies on the First Day of School by Annie Silvestro Rosie’s excited about her first day of school. She becomes nervous as her first day approaches and has “butterflies” in her stomach. Does Rosie’s “butterflies” disappear by the end of her first day? Place a hold request Your Name is a Song by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow When her new teacher struggles to remember her name, her mom teaches her an innovative way to remember them. Place a hold request Ebook available on Hoopla Mouse’s First Day of School by Lauren Thompson It’s mouse’s first day of school. Join him on his adventure in an empty classroom. Place a hold request The Pigeon has to Go to School by Mo Willems The Pigeon is scared about going to school and thinks about all of the things that could possibly go wrong. Place a hold request The Night Before Kindergarten by Natasha Wing This rhyming picture book follows children on their first day of kindergarten. Place a hold request The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson Angelina is scared to meet her new classmates. She learns her story is uniquely her own. Place a hold request Ebook available on Overdrive Audiobook available on Overdrive Mom, It’s My First Day of School by Hyewon Yum It’s his first day of school. He’s excited for his first day as he meets his teachers and makes new friends. Place a hold request webadmin2021-09-10T08:30:05-04:00September 10th, 2021|Children| Share This Story... FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInTumblrPinterestVkEmail Related Posts Cozy Winter Favorites Gallery Cozy Winter Favorites Tween Comic Club Recommends 37 Gallery Tween Comic Club Recommends 37 5 Children’s Books for National Gratitude Month Gallery 5 Children’s Books for National Gratitude Month YUM! We Love Cookies! Gallery YUM! We Love Cookies! Celebrate Bison! Gallery Celebrate Bison!