Father's Day

Dads might like to curl up with a good book on their special holiday. Here are some varied recommendations.

 

 

Say Daddy! Cover Image
By Michael Shoulders, Teri Weidner (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781585368631
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Sleeping Bear Press - February 21st, 2013

Everybody reads to Baby, but Daddy’s reading gets the first-word results.


Dad By My Side Cover Image
By Soosh
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316438087
Availability: Not on our shelves now, usually available for pick-up or shipping in 1-10 days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 8th, 2018

Father looms large in this rhyming picture book with hilarious art. 


You Made Me a Dad Cover Image
By Laurenne Sala, Mike Malbrough (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062396945
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2019

“When you were born, you gave me the best job in the world.” 


Just Like Dad (Little Golden Book) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781984830876
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Golden Books - January 7th, 2020

A classic Little Critter book about wanting to be like Pop


Grandpa's Wish List (Love You Always) Cover Image
By Madison Lodi, Sydney Hanson (Illustrator), Cottage Door Press (Editor)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781680521061
Availability: Not on our shelves now, usually available for pick-up or shipping in 1-10 days
Published: Cottage Door Press - April 1st, 2016

A badger grandfather has exciting dreams for his grandchild. 


My Papi Has a Motorcycle Cover Image
By Isabel Quintero, Zeke Peña (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553410
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kokila - May 14th, 2019

A girl and her hard-working father on a neighborhood adventure. 


Three Tales of My Father's Dragon Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780679889113
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - November 25th, 1997

The absolutely essential read-aloud book, in which Elmer Elevator recounts his father’s boyhood adventures with a baby dragon. 


Dad's Maybe Book Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358362784
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - May 12th, 2020

Celebrated author Tim O’Brien came to fatherhood late in life--and wrote all he wishes to impart to his sons.


Deacon King Kong: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735216723
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - March 3rd, 2020

A glorious, jazzy novel, set in 1969 in a Brooklyn housing project, in which men’s behavior, good and bad and indifferent, is always generously understood.


The Overstory: A Novel Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393356687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2019

An eco-epic to get lost in. Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer 


The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525563389
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - March 3rd, 2020

An environmental history class between covers, taught by the best science professor you could wish for.