Sacramento Public Library

10 Books About Curiosity

    Ada Twist, Scientist

    Ada Twist, Scientist - Andrea Beaty; illustrated by David Roberts

    Ada Twist is a very curious girl who shows perseverance by asking questions and performing experiments to find things out and understand the world.

    PICTURE BOOK Beaty, A.

    Windows - Julia Denos; illustrated by E.B. Goodale

    Walking his dog at dusk, one boy catches glimpses of the lives around him in this lovely ode to autumn evenings, exploring your neighborhood, and coming home.

    PICTURE BOOK Denos, J.    
    The Cow who Climbed a Tree

    The Cow who Climbed a Tree - Gemma Marino

    Although her sisters think she is silly, Tina is a curious cow who loves to explore and try new things.

    PICTURE BOOK Merino, G.
    A Treasury of Curious George

    A Treasury of Curious George - Margret and H.A. Rey

    Here you will find eight timeless stories about George, the man with the yellow hat, and their friends.

    Du Iz Tak?

    Du Iz Tak? - Carson Ellis

    Readers are invited to imagine the dramatic possibilities to be found in the natural world, even the humblest garden!

    PICTURE BOOK Ellis, C.    
    Over and Under the Snow

    Over and Under the Snow - Kate Messner; with art by Christopher Silas Neal

    Over the snow, the world is hushed and white, but under the snow is a secret world of squirrels and snowshoe hares, bears and bullfrogs, and many others.

    PICTURE BOOK Messner, K.

    Reach - Elizabeth Verdick & Marjorie Lisovskis

    Looks at all the ways that babies reach out and explore their world.

    BOARD BOOK Verdick, E.
    Toshi’s Little Treasures

    Toshi’s Little Treasures - Nadine Robert; illustrated by Aki

    Readers join a little boy named Toshi as he and his grandmother explore six of their favorite places. At each location, Toshi finds treasures to add to his collection.

    PICTURE BOOK Robert, N.
    Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

    Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland - Lewis Carroll; illustrated by Anna Bond

    Lose yourself in Alice's story as she tumbles down the rabbit hole, swims through her own pool of tears, and finds herself in a rather curious place called Wonderland.

    The Wild Robot

    The Wild Robot - Peter Brown

    Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory, and her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment.

Back to Top
Back to Top