Silvestro, Annie, author
Bunny's human friend, Josie, is nervous about starting a new school so he and his Book Club friends pay her a surprise visit--once they get past the distractions.
Silvestro, Annie, author
Rosie can't wait to start kindergarten--she's had her pencils sharpened and her backpack ready for weeks. But suddenly, on the night before the big day, her tummy hurts. Rosie's mom reassures her that it's just butterflies in her belly, and she'll feel better soon. Much to Rosie's surprise, when she says hello to a new friend on the bus, a butterfly flies out of her mouth! As the day goes on, Rosie frees all her butterflies, and even helps another shy student let go of hers, too.
Wheeler, Lisa, 1963- author
Illustrations and rhyming text describe some of the things that monsters do to get ready for school as well as the activities they enjoy during the day.
Paul, Ann Whitford, author
Illustrations and simple, rhyming text follow different members of the animal kingdom as they experience a day at school.
Ornstein, Mike, author
After his parrot companion flies away, a rough and tough pirate experiences anxiety on his first day as a school bus driver, echoing some of the concerns expressed by the young students in his care.
Barnes, Derrick D, author.
Instilled with confidence by his parents, a young boy has a great first day of kindergarten.
McQuinn, Anna, author.
Lola meets new friends and tries many new things on her fun but exhausting first day of school.
Brown, Jeffrey, 1975- author, illustrator
Fred is bored at school and is sure his teacher is a robot, as he helps his classmates see their lessons in a new, imaginative way.
Sauer, Tammi, author.
With a lot of support and encouragement from his minnow friend, Nugget, Fang the shark makes it through his first day at Mini Minnows Elementary.
Willems, Mo, author, illustrator
The pigeon must go to school, but frets about math, learning the alphabet, heavy backpacks, and what the teacher and other birds will think of him.
Parr, Todd, author, illustrator
"Todd Parr introduces readers to all the things they can do at school"-- Provided by publisher.
Wohnoutka, Mike, author, illustrator
Just when a little bear starts to feel overwhelmed on his first day of school, he meets a new friend, and together they find the courage to overcome their fear.
Geist, Christina, author.
Lady and Buddy must insist that school is only for children and teachers when their parents, grandparents, and even a dog get excited about joining them for games, stories, and experiments.
Boldt, Mike, author, illustrator