Featured books by Eugene Yelchin

Pip & Pup

By: Eugene Yelchin
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader

A small yellow chick in need of a playmate spies small puppy. The eager pup is more than happy to frolic but what do a pip and a pup share in common? Though wordless, their story of friendship emerges through gentle, expressive illustrations just right for slightly older toddlers.

Books illustrated by Eugene Yelchin

Seeds, Bees, Butterflies and More! Poems for Two Voices

By: Carole Gerber
Illustrated by: Eugene Yelchin
Age Level: 6-9
Reading Level: Independent Reader
Genre: Poetry

Poems intended for two voices celebrate nature and how its creatures are interrelated. Seeds helicopter, hitchhike and travel by bird; worms snack; snails leave trails and more in playful verses made more accessible by the large, colorful, almost whimsical illustrations.

Who Ate All the Cookie Dough?

By: Karen Beaumont
Illustrated by: Eugene Yelchin
Age Level: 3-6
Reading Level: Beginning Reader
Genre: Fiction, Mystery

Eeny, meeny, miney, moe! Who ate all the cookie dough? asks a mother kangaroo of other animals. No one knows, of course, until the culprit can be found quite close to home! Children will catch on to the repetition quickly and will delight in the rhyming response.

Won Ton and Chopstick

By: Lee Wardlaw
Illustrated by: Eugene Yelchin
Age Level: 6-9
Reading Level: Independent Reader
Genre: Poetry

Won Ton the cat is back with a new arrival: a puppy! How the adult cat and small dog get on — or not — (until ultimately they learn to live in harmony) is told in haiku. The staccato language of 17 syllable form adds humor and verve to ideally complement the expressive illustrations.

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