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Color Books @ Staley Library
The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.C21476 Ar 2011
Publication Date: 2011-10-04
Rather than use the same old colors, a child paints animals and objects in a variety of different hues.
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.H389 Bg 2009
Publication Date: 2009-02-17
Fascinated by the colors, shapes, sounds, and movements of the many different birds she sees through her window, a little girl is happy to discover that she and they have something in common.
The Black Book of Colors by
Call Number: JUV. QC495.5 .C647 2008
Publication Date: 2008-06-28
This title invites readers to imagine living without sight through remarkable illustrations done with raised lines and descriptions of colors based on imagery. Braille letters accompany the illustrations and a full Braille alphabet offers sighted readers help reading along with their fingers.
Black and White by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.H638 Bk 2007
Publication Date: 2007-01-02
White illustrations against a black background, alternating with black illustrations against a white background, depicting objects such as an elephant, butterfly, leaf, horse, baby bottle, and sailboat.
Color Zoo by
Call Number: JUV. ND1490 .E35
Publication Date: 1989-04-04
Introduces colors and shapes with illustrations of shapes that form animal faces when placed on top of one another.
Food for Thought by
Call Number: JUV. TX652.5 .F736 2005
Publication Date: 2005-02-01
Presents fruits and vegetables carved into shapes to teach colors, numbers, letters, shapes, and opposites.
Freight Train by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.C868 F7
Publication Date: 2003-03-04
Brief text and illustrations trace the journey of a colorful train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.
Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns by
Call Number: JUV. PZ8.3.K493 Go 2012
Publication Date: 2012-06-06
From a red prayer rug to a blue hijab, everyday colors are given special meaning as young readers learn about clothing, food, and other important elements of Islamic culture, with a young Muslim girl as a guide.
Call Number: JUV. PZ8.3.S4504 Gre 2012
Publication Date: 2012-03-27
Illustrations and simple, rhyming text explore the many shades of the color green.
Green Is a Chile Pepper by
Call Number: JUV. PZ8.3.T328 Gre 2014
Publication Date: 2014-02-18
Green is a chile pepper, spicy and hot.
Green is cilantro inside our pot.
In this lively picture book, children discover a world of colors all around them: red is spices and swirling skirts, yellow is masa, tortillas, and sweet corn cake.
I Went Walking by
Call Number: JUV. PZ8.3.M1569 I3 1997
Publication Date: 1997
During the course of a walk, a young boy identifies animals of different colors.
In a Red House by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.T117 I5
Publication Date: 1987-09-01
A young child lists the orange ball, brown bear, green blocks, and other colorful toys found in the blue room of a red house.
Lemons Are Not Red by
Call Number: JUV. QC495.5 .S44 2004
Publication Date: 2004-11-01
A simple story highlights such things as a yellow lemon, a pink flamingo, and a silver moon in a visual game in which die-cut shapes fall on the correct color backgrounds.
Of Colors and Things by
Call Number: JUV. QC495.5 .H62
Publication Date: 1989-04-01
Photographs of toys, food, and other common objects are grouped on each page according to color.
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.O8775 O54 2008
Publication Date: 2008-10-01
A number/color book reminding us that it just takes one to make everyone count.
One Lighthouse, One Moon by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.L7794 O6 2000
Publication Date: 2000-04-30
Presents the days of the week, the months of the year, and numbers from one to ten through the activities of a cat and people in and around a lighthouse.
Pantone: Colors by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7 .P1936 2012
Publication Date: 2012-03-01
This artful first colors book introduces children to 9 basic colors and 20 shades of each.
A Penguin Story by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.P8362 Pen 2009
Publication Date: 2008-12-23
Edna the penguin tries to find something in her surroundings that is not black, white, or blue.
Pink Is for Blobfish by
Call Number: JUV. QL767 .K43 2016
Publication Date: 2016-02-02
Some people think pink is a pretty color. A fluffy, sparkly, princess-y color. But it's so much more. Sure, pink is the color of princesses and bubblegum, but it's also the color of monster slugs and poisonous insects. Not to mention ultra-intelligent dolphins, naked mole rats and bizarre, bloated blobfish.
Isn't it about time to rethink pink?
Red Sings from Treetops by
Call Number: JUV. PS3569.I295 R43 2009
Publication Date: 2009-04-06
The names of colors are woven into unrhymed poems that celebrate the seasons.
Ruby, Violet, Lime by
Call Number: JUV. QC495.5 .B75 2012
Publication Date: 2011-09-01
Presents brightly colored photograph illustrations that demonstrate the three primary colors and three secondary colors, as well as brown, pink, black, white, gray, silver, and gold.
Samuel Todd's Book of Great Colors by
Call Number: JUV. QC495.5 .K65
Publication Date: 1990-02-28
Brief text and illustrations introduce a variety of colors and where they may seen, alone or in combinations.
White Is the Moon by
Call Number: JUV. PZ8.3.G7458 W5 1990
Publication Date: 1991-03-01
The natural world provides a series of colorful scenes during the course of one twenty-four-hour period, as white moon is superseded by golden sun above a host of active animals.
White Rabbit's Color Book by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.B1688 W4 1997
Publication Date: 1997
White Rabbit hops from one paint pot to another, changing colors as he goes, until he ends up brown.
Who Said Red? by
Call Number: JUV. PZ8.3.S4688 W5 1988
Publication Date: 1988
A dialogue between two speakers, one of whom must keep insisting on an interest in the color red, introduces that hue as well as green, blue, yellow, and others.