Membrino, Anna, author
Little Shark is very excited about the first day of school, but Big Shark sleeps late and they miss the bus.
Clanton, Ben, 1988- author, illustrator
Narwhal and Jelly become substitute teachers for a school of fish when Mr. Blowfish comes down with a cold and must use their unconventional methods-and love of waffles-to make the day a success!
Craft, Jerry, author, illustrator
After his parents send him to a prestigious private school known for its academics, Jordan Banks finds himself torn between two worlds.
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.
Korman, Gordon, author
Chase does not remember falling off the roof, in fact he does not remember anything about himself, and when he gets back to middle school he begins to learn who he was through the reactions of the other kids--trouble is, he really is not sure he likes the Chase that is being revealed, but can he take the opportunity amnesia has provided and restart his life?
Chabert, Jack, author
Sam Graves discovers that his elementary school is alive and plotting against the students, and, as hall monitor, it is his job to protect them--but he will need some help from his friends.
Sachar, Louis, 1954- author
Presents humorous episodes from the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, which was accidentally built sideways with one classroom on each story.
Gibbs, Stuart, 1969-, author
Ben Ripley is recruited for a magnet school with a focus on science-but he's entirely shocked to discover that the school is actually a front for a junior C.I.A. academy. Ben becomes an undercover agent and goes on his first assignment in this graphic novel adaptation of SPY SCHOOL.
Bones, Bobby, 1980- author
Tells the story of Stanley the bulldog's first day of school, during which he learns the importance of being himself.
Schertle, Alice, author
Ride along to school with the Little Blue Truck and meet Blue's new friend: a bright yellow school bus. Beep-beep! Little Blue Truck and his good friend Toad are excited to meet a bright yellow school bus on the road. They see all the little animals lined up in the school bus's many windows, and Blue wishes he could be a school bus too. What a fun job--but much too big for a little pickup like Blue. Or is it? When somebody misses the bus, it's up to Blue to get his friend to school on time. Beep! Beep! Vroom!
Lewman, David, author
Tiny Diamond is nervous about his first day of school, but he learns to make new friends at music time.
See how unicorns pack for school in this adventurous, backpack-shaped board book with flaps little ones can lift! Have you ever wondered what a unicorn packs in her backpack for school? What do her pencils and notebooks look like? What does she eat for lunch? What kind of toys does she bring for afterschool fun?