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Our Pool By Lucy Ruth Cummins, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534499232
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 13th, 2023

On a hot day, people come from all over the city to spend the day at the pool in this joyful picture book that’s a love song to summer, the city, community, and staying cool!

Today is a pool day in the city! The sun is shining, so what are you waiting for? Friends and family. Kids and grandparents. Big bodies and small bodies. Everybody is welcome at our pool!


Sleepy Sheepy By Lucy Ruth Cummins, Pete Oswald (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lucy Ruth Cummins, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593465912
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Published: Flamingo Books - January 31st, 2023

From critically acclaimed author Lucy Ruth Cummins and Pete Oswald, New York Times bestselling illustrator of The Sour Grape, comes a rhyming bedtime tale featuring brand new picture book character Sleepy Sheepy, a sheep who is definitely NOT sleepy!

Sleepy Sheepy was not sleepy
But it was time for bed


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Sylvie By Jean Reidy, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jean Reidy, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534463486
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

One small spider takes a big risk to bring together the people she watches over in her apartment building in this charming picture book from the celebrated author and illustrator of Truman.

Sylvie hangs on a silvery thread, safely hidden under her damp, dark fire escape.


Truman By Jean Reidy, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jean Reidy, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534416642
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - July 9th, 2019

An NPR Favorite Book of 2019
A New York Times Best Children’s book of 2019
A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Book of 2019
A School Library Journal Best Picture Book of 2019

"An enchanting tale of bravery, heroism, and undying devotion." —The New York Times Book Review

After his best frien


The Love Letter By Anika Aldamuy Denise, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062741578
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Published: HarperCollins - October 8th, 2019

* An Indie Next List Pick *

“Appealing illustrations combine with a timely message that one kind act can start a chain reaction of kindness. A sweet and far-from-cloying ode to love.” —Kirkus


Stumpkin By Lucy Ruth Cummins, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534413627
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - July 24th, 2018

From the critically acclaimed author and illustrator of A Hungry Lion comes a unique Halloween story about a stemless pumpkin who dreams of becoming a jack-o-lantern.

Stumpkin is the most handsome pumpkin on the block. He’s as orange as a traffic cone! Twice as round as a basketball! He has no bad side!


A Hungry Lion, or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals By Lucy Ruth Cummins, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
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ISBN: 9781481448895
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2016

“So smart and so cute and so dark all at the same time.


The Rescuer of Tiny Creatures By Curtis Manley, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Curtis Manley, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$18.99
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ISBN: 9781250246714
Published: Roaring Brook Press - June 8th, 2021

Covered in earthworm slime and assisted only by her cat and her little brother, Roberta rescues tiny creatures. You know, the ones stranded in the middle of the sidewalk. Upside-down, flopping, or near-frozen.

A lot of the time, that earns her funny looks from kids in school.


From Ed's to Ned's By Gideon Sterer, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gideon Sterer, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$17.99
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ISBN: 9780525648062
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 2nd, 2020

What starts with just two kids quickly escalates into a rhyming, rollicking romp through the neighborhood, where all the kids are invited!

Climb to Cal's
Whirl to Will's
Trampoline from Ted's to Jill's!


The Taking Tree: A Selfish Parody By Shrill Travesty, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781442407633
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 19th, 2010

We all know the story of the "selfless" tree that gave all she had just to make sure a young boy was "happy".
Snore. This is a different tree. This is a different boy. This is a very different book.


Vampenguin By Lucy Ruth Cummins, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534466982
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - July 20th, 2021

From the critically acclaimed author and illustrator of A Hungry Lion and Stumpkin comes a charming, wryly humorous story of adventure, mistaken identity, and a vampire family’s day at the zoo.

On a Saturday morning, baby Dracula visits the zoo with his family, where baby Penguin lives with hers.


Rock That Vote By Meg Fleming, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Meg Fleming, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593108352
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Published: Dial Books - October 4th, 2022

An interactive, joyful celebration of classroom elections and the power of voting.


This Is Not a Valentine: (Valentines Day Gift for Kids, Children's Holiday Books) By Carter Higgins, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carter Higgins, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781452153742
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Published: Chronicle Books - December 26th, 2017

The Season, Sarah's YA novel.


Sounds Like School Spirit By Meg Fleming, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Meg Fleming, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$17.99
Out of Stock - Not Available
ISBN: 9780593108321
Published: Dial Books - July 20th, 2021

The ultimate back-to-school ode, this interactive, cheer-filled picture book joyfully celebrates the community we build at school