Pinkalicious – The Musical
Recommendations from Gere Library Staff
All summaries are publisher’s summaries
By: Victoria Kann
jP Kann & jF Kann
A little girl who is obsessed with the color pink eats so many pink cupcakes that she herself turns pink.
- There are a number of other books in the Pinkalicious series by the same author, both picture books and easy readers.
Little Blue and Little Yellow
By: Leo Lionni
Little blue and little yellow share wonderful adventures. One day, they can't find one another. When they finally meet, they are overjoyed. They hug until they become green. But where did little blue and little yellow go? Are they lost?
Hello Red Fox
By: Eric Carle
Guests at Little Frog's birthday party include the red fox, the purple butterfly, the orange cat, and other colorful animals. The illustrations are designed to demonstrate the concept of complementary colors.
Color Camouflage: A Spot-it Challenge
By: Sarah L. Schuette
Simple text invites the reader to find items hidden in color-themed photographs.
A Bad Case of Stripes
By: David Shannon
In order to ensure her popularity, Camilla Cream always does what is expected, until the day arrives when she no longer recognizes herself.
Spicy Hot Colors
By: Sherry Shahan
Introduces young readers to colors in Spanish and English by interweaving images and dance moves.
Color Me a Rhyme: Nature Poems for Young People
By: Jane Yolen
What colors do you see in nature - the green of a fern, the brown of a desert, the gray of a lifeless tree? Look closer. You'll find more than meets the eye. In thirteen memorable poems, Jane Yolen takes you on a whimsical journey through Mother Nature's glorious landscape.
By: Steve Jenkins
Red, blue, yellow, green, orange, purple, pink -- animals can be amazingly colorful. Why are they found in so many hues? How do their brilliant feathers, scales, shells, and skin help them survive? Find out how animals use color to warn predators, signal friends, attract a mate, or hide from their enemies.
By: Kristin Sterling
Discusses the color blue and the wide range of its hues that can be found in nature and in society, with photographs and information about the meaning of "feeling blue."
A Book About Color: A Clear Simple Guide for Young Artists
By: Mark Gonyea
Introduces color theory with primary and secondary colors, the color wheel, and how artists visualize and choose colors.
The Berryfest Princess Movie
DVD j Strawberry Shortcake
The democratic process hits Berryland as Strawberry Shortcake and Orange Blossom compete to become the Berryfest Princess. Not only do the members of Berryland show how the election process works, from campaigning to advertising and speech-making, but they also show how everyone can celebrate each other’s best qualities and support each other, even when times are tough.
Rainbow Fish: Tails From the Sea
By: Marcus Pfister
DVD j Pfister
When Rainbow and his friends face a whole new set of challenges, they learn that difficult situations can often lead to the most important discoveries of all.