43 Results
43 Results
Mommy, Mama, and me —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2009
8 available of 13 items

In rhyming text, a toddler spends the day with its mommies. They play inside and outside until it's time for a bath and to say good-night.

A sweet Passover —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2012
7 available of 8 items

By the end of the eight days of Passover, Miriam is tired of eating matzah, and it is up to her grandfather and his recipe for matzah brei, a sort of Passover version of French toast, to show her the true meaning of the ...

Heather has two mommies —Newman, Lesléa, author.
Book
2016
12 available of 22 items

"Heather's favorite number is two. She has two arms, two legs, and two pets. And she also has two mommies. When Heather goes to school for the first time, someone asks her about her daddy, but Heather doesn't have a dadd...

Skunk's spring surprise —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2007
6 available of 8 items

After waking from her winter nap, Skunk worries that her friends have forgotten her but it turns out they have planned a spring surprise.

Welcoming Elijah : a Passover tale with a tail —Newman, Lesléa, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 3 items

Inside the house, a boy prepares for the Passover ritual of welcoming Elijah--meanwhile, outside the house, a kitten lingers in the cold.

Sparkle boy —Newman, Lesléa, author.
Book
2017
9 available of 11 items

"Three-year-old Casey wants what his older sister, Jessie, has--a shimmery skirt, glittery painted nails, and a sparkly bracelet--but Jessie does not approve. After two boys tease Casey about his appearance, Jessie evolv...

Daddy, Papa, and me —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2009
6 available of 9 items

In rhyming text, a toddler spends the day with its daddies. They play dress-up, do crafts, make music, drink tea, and when the daddies need a rest the toddler tucks them in and wishes them good-night.

1 2 3 cats —Newman, Lesléa, author.
Book
2021
2 available of 9 items

"Cat Number One has nothing to do ... Until she makes friends with Cat Number Two. Meet cats from one to a dozen in this adorable board book introduction to counting with a feline twist."--Provided by publisher.

ABC cats —Newman, Lesléa, author.
Book
2021
3 available of 10 items

"Adorable cat with eyes of gold. Baby cat just two weeks old. From curious to elegant, grouchy to inquisitive, rowdy to tangled to ... well, unusual (who says cats don't swim in the tub?), these twenty-six charming felin...

A fire engine for Ruthie —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2004
3 available of 5 items

Ruthie's Nana suggests playing tea party and fashion show during their visit, but Ruthie is much more interested in the vehicles that a neighbor boy is playing with as they pass his house each day.

Dogs, dogs, dogs! —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2002
4 available of 6 items

A counting book featuring dogs engaged in various activities, from walking through the city all alone to slurping up a fallen ice cream cone.

Ketzel, the cat who composed —Newman, Lesléa, author.
Book
2015
11 available of 12 items

Composer Moshe Cotel adopts a six-toed, black-and-white kitten whom he calls Ketzel, and when he needs a piece to enter in a contest for music less than a minute long, it is Ketzel who provides the solution.

Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story —Newman, Lesléa, author.
Book
2019
2 available of 3 items

"Brings to life a not too distant history of immigration to Ellis Island. When it's time for nine-year-old Gittel and her mother to leave their homeland behind and go to America for the promise of a new life, a health in...

Hachiko waits —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2004
2 available of 3 items

Professor Ueno's loyal Akita, Hachiko, waits for him at the train station every afternoon, and even after the professor has a fatal heart attack while at work, Hachiko faithfully continues to await his return until the d...

Where is Bear? —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2004
5 available of 5 items

The animals in the forest are playing hide-and-seek, but none of them can find Bear anywhere.

The best cat in the world —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2004
4 available of 5 items

A young boy deals with the loss of his beloved cat Charlie, eventually accepting the arrival of another, very different cat.

Cats, cats, cats —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2001
5 available of 5 items

At night when Mrs. Brown begins to snore, her sixty cats have fun galore.

Pigs, pigs, pigs! —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2003
4 available of 4 items

A town prepares for and enjoys a visit with a large group of very entertaining pigs in this rhyming tale of hospitality.

Daddy's song —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
2007
2 available of 2 items

At bedtime, a father conjures up images of all sorts of strange things that could happen--from ice cream cones faling from the sky to penguins jumping on trampolines--but no matter what, he and his love will be there.

Too far away to touch —Newman, Lesléa.
Book
1995
2 available of 2 items

Zoe's favorite uncle Leonard takes her to a planetarium and explains that if he dies he will be like the stars, too far away to touch, close enough to see.

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