Picture Books ~ Feelings

Jeron Ashford Frame

Yesterday I Had the Blues

JUV 398.8.A8434y

A young boy ponders a variety of emotions and how different members of his family experience

them, from his own blues to his father's grays and his grandmother's yellows. 2008.


Jamie Lee curtis

Today I Feel Silly

JUV 398.8.C944to

A child's emotions range from silliness to anger to excitement, coloring and changing

each day. 2007.

Lezlie Evans
Sometimes I Feel Like a Storm Cloud

JUV 398.8.E922so

A child describes how it feels to experience a variety

of emotions. 1999

Saxton Freymann
How Are You Peeling? Foods With Moods

JUV 398.8.F898h

Brief text and photographs of carvings made from

vegetables introduce the world of emotions by presenting leading questions such as Are you feeling

angry? 1999


Robie H. Harris

The Day Leo Said I Hate You!

JUV 398.8.H2434dl

Leo, upset that he has been hearing the word "no" all day, lets three words slip out that he wishes

he could take back.  2008.

Holly Hobbie
Toot & Puddle: You Are My Sunshine

JUV 398.8.H6519tp

Puddle cannot make his friend Toot stop moping until a

huge thunderstorm clears the air. 1999

Helen Lester
JUV 398.8.L5674hf
Hurty Feelings

It looks like trouble when Fragility, a hippopotamus, whose feelings are easily hurt,

meets Rudy, a rude elephant, on the soccer field. 2004

Tom Lichtenheld
What Are You So Grumpy About?

JUV 398.8.L6178w 

A collection of cartoons that present various reasons for being

grumpy, such as eating grown-up cereal, getting a boring birthday present, doing chores, and being

touched by your brother or sister. 2003


Eileen Spinelli

When You Are Happy

JUV 398.8.S757wh

A young child learns that love complements every mood 2006.


Jeremy Tankard

Grumpy Bird

JUV 398.8.T1564g

Feeling too grumpy to fly, Bird begins to walk and finds that his mood changes as other animals

join him.  2007.

Tamra Wight
The Three Grumpies

JUV ME COLL 398.8.W6394t

A little girl wakes up with the grumpies, three of them in fact, who follow her

around all day causing trouble, until she figures out how to get rid of them. 2003

Harriet Ziefert
Clara Ann Cookie

JUV 398.8.Z62ca  

When Clara does not want to get dressed, her mother encourages her to make

the meanest, ugliest, scariest faces in the mirror while she assists the girl in putting on her clothes. 2003