Imaginations Run Wild!

April Wilson
A wordless picture book that depicts a young artist who draws a picture of a magpie which then comes to life and interacts with a series of colorful drawings. JE Fic Wil
Bob Shea, Lane Smith (illustrator)
A little boy sits in the corner of his classroom dreaming about his big plans for his future. JE Fic She
Katie Van Camp, illustrated by Lincoln Agnew
Harry sneaks out of bed one night with his best friend, Horsie. Bubbles fill Harry's room and begin carrying items into space. Can Harry find Horsie? JE Fic Van
Leslie Patricelli
One child. One swing. An obliging dad. The inevitable plea to go "Higher! Higher!" Add Leslie Patricelli's wildly expressive illustrations, and an everyday pastime reaches new heights of humor and whimsy. How high can it go? Higher than a giraffe? Taller than a mountain? Is Earth the final frontier? The creator of a popular series of board books rises to the occasion with an ingenious picture book of very few words that expresses the giddy glee of being pushed in a swing. JE Fic Pat
Karen Beaumont, David Catrow (illustrator)
In the rhythm of a familiar folk song, a child cannot resist adding one more dab of paint in surprising places. JE Fic Bea
Sarah Perry
Illustrations present such imaginative possibilities as worms with wheels, caterpillar toothpaste, and whales in outer space. JE Fic Per
Sarah L. Thomson, paintings by Rob Gonsalves
Presents a night when imagination takes over and gravity does not work quite as expected. Don't miss the sequel Imagine a Day. JE Fic Tho
Carole Lexa Schaefer, Pierr Morgan (illustrator)
On a gray drizzly day, school children imagine themselves as many different things, from firefighters to dinosaurs to kings and queens. JE Fic Sch
Tony Fucile
After playing actively all day two friends learn something when they try to do nothing at all. JE Fuc
Jan Ormerod
Her mother calls it nonsense when Lizzie pretends that their house is pretty or that a bath is the sea, but it turns out that imagination runs in the family. JE Fic Orm
Antoinette Portis
An imaginative young pig shows some of the many things that a stick can be. JE Fic Por
Julian Scheer and Marvin Bileck

Delightful and imaginative nonsense talk is enhanced by equally nonsensical drawings. JE Fic Sch

Andrew Larsen, illustrated by Irene Luxbacher
Poppa's move to an apartment brings his gardening to an end until granddaughter Theo comes up with an idea to grow a new, imaginary garden! JE Lar