Booklists

Wordless Picture Books

A Ball for Daisy

By: Chris Raschka

ISBN: 9780375958618

A wordless picture book showing the fun a dog has with her ball, and what happens when it is lost.

A Boy, A Dog, A Frog

By: Mercer Mayer

ISBN: 9780803728806

Tells in pictures a boy's unsuccessful attempts to catch a frog.

Ball

By: Mary Sullivan

ISBN: 9780547759364

While searching for someone to play ball with him, a dog dreams of fantastical adventures he could have with his ball

Beaver is Lost

By: Elisha Cooper

ISBN: 9780375857652

A lost beaver looks for the way home.

Carl’s Birthday

By: Alexandra Day

ISBN: 9780374311506

Carl the rottweiler and the toddler in his care watch the preparation for Carl's surprise birthday party.

Chalk

By: Bill Thomson

ISBN: 9780761455264

A wordless picture book about three children who go to a park on a rainy day, find some chalk, and draw pictures that come to life.

Chicken and Cat Clean Up

By: Sara Varon

ISBN: 9780439634083

When Chicken opens a housekeeping business, his best friend Cat comes to mind as the perfect partner. But Cat is sleepy, clumsy, and makes a lot of mistakes, until he finds his own way to save the day.

Do You Want to Be My Friend?

By: Eric Carle

ISBN: 9780694007097

A mouse searches everywhere for a friend.

Draw!

By: Raul Colon

ISBN: 9781442494923

In this wordless picture book, a boy who is confined to his room fills his sketch pad with lions and elephants, then imagines himself on a safari.

Float

By: Daniel Miyares

ISBN: 9781481415248

"Wordless picture book about a boy who loses his paper boat in the rain"-- Provided by publisher.

Flora and the Flamingo

By: Molly Idle

ISBN: 9781452110066

In this wordless book, a friendship develops between a girl named Flora and a graceful flamingo, as they learn to dance together.

Four Hungry Kittens

By: Emily McCully

ISBN: 9780803725058

In this wordless story, four kittens share adventures while their mother is away hunting food.

Jack and the Missing Piece

By: Pat Schories

ISBN: 9781932425178

Jack the dog loves to knock over the block tower that two boys are building, so when a piece goes missing, Jack gets the blame until the real thief is discovered.

Journey

By: Aaron Becker

ISBN: 9780763660536

Using a red marker, a young girl draws a door on her bedroom wall and through it enters another world where she experiences many adventures, including being captured by an evil emperor.

Mr. Wuffles

By: David Wiesner

ISBN: 9780618756612

"Mr. Wuffles ignores all his cat toys but one, which turns out to be a spaceship piloted by small green aliens. When Mr. Wuffles plays rough with the little ship, the aliens must venture into the cat's territory to make emergency repairs"-- Provided by publisher.

Sidewalk Circus

By: Paul Fleischman

ISBN: 9780763611071

A young girl watches as the activities across the street from her bus stop become a circus.

Spot, the Cat

By: Henry Cole

ISBN: 9781481442251

In this wordless picture book, a cat named Spot ventures out an open window and through a city on a journey, while his owner tries to find him.

The Farmer and the Clown

By: Marla Frazee

ISBN: 9781442497443

When a little clown gets lost after falling off a train, a farmer finds him and befriends him until the train returns.

Trainstop

By: Barbara Lehman

ISBN: 9780618756407

In this wordless picture book, a young girl takes a train and makes a stop at a most unusual place where she has an important task to perform.

Water Boy

By: David McPhail

ISBN: 9780810917842

Fascinated by the fact that humans are made mostly of water, a boy develops an unusual relationship with it once he stops being afraid.

Wave

By: Suzy Lee

ISBN: 9780811859240

A wordless picture book that shows a little girl's first experiences at the beach, as she goes from being afraid of the roaring waves to playing on the shore while gulls soar overhead.