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Joe Mathieu, who wrote and illustrated this book, has also illustrated countless other books for children, including Big Frank’s Fire Truck, many Sesame Street titles, books in the Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library series, and many more.


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Read Around Sesame Street (Sesame Street)
Written by Sarah Albee, Abigail Tabby and Linda Hayward
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Trade Paperback

FIVE Sesame Street Step into Reading Step 1 leveled readers are collected in one paperback volume! Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 who are getting ready to read or who are just beginning will enjoy these simple stories: B Is for Books; I Can Do It!; Baker, Baker, Cookie Maker... Read More
 





B is for Books! (Sesame Street)
Written by Annie Cobb
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Trade Paperback

In this full color illustrated book, Slimey, Oscar the Grouch's pet worm, plays the bookworm in this delightful ode to reading. "B is for books. All kinds of books! Books about counting. Books about cooks..."   Read More
 





B is for Books! (Sesame Street)
Written by Annie Cobb
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
eBook

In this full color illustrated book, Slimey, Oscar the Grouch's pet worm, plays the bookworm in this delightful ode to reading. "B is for books. All kinds of books! Books about counting. Books about cooks..."  


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B is for Books! (Sesame Street)
Written by Annie Cobb
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Hardcover Library Binding

Illustrated in full color. Slimey, Oscar the Grouch's pet worm, plays the bookworm in this delightful ode to reading. "B is for books. All kinds of books! Books about counting. Books about cooks..."   Read More
 





The Tooth Book
Written by Dr. Seuss
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Hardcover

A classic work by Dr. Seuss writing as Theo. LeSieg, with new illustrations by Joe Mathieu, about who has teeth, who doesn't, and how to keep the ones you have!


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The Tooth Book
Written by Dr. Seuss
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

Teeth–they come in handy when you chew or smile! In Dr. Seuss’s hilarious ode to teeth, little ones will laugh out loud as they find out all the things teeth can do and how to take care of them so they last a lifetime! All the fun and charm of the... Read More
 





The Tooth Book
Written by Dr. Seuss
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Hardcover Library Binding

A classic work by Dr. Seuss writing as Theo. LeSieg, with new illustrations by Joe Mathieu, about who has teeth, who doesn't, and how to keep the ones you have! Read More
 





Tree's Company (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu and Aristides Ruiz
Non-traditional book

Based on an episode of The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!, the new animated series on PBS Kids, this Reusable Sticker Book features 12 full-color pages and over 40 reusable stickers. Kids will be able to play with a squirrel monkey, a tree frog, a boa constrictor... Read More
 





Happy Alphabet!
Written by Anna Jane Hays
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Trade Paperback

A string of wacky people, animals, and objects, each beginning with a different letter of the alphabet, gather to celebrate a birthday! Each page presents a letter of the alphabet, and every phrase rhymes with the next to help beginning readers anticipate words! Read More
 





The Sesame Street Dictionary (Sesame Street)
Written by Linda Hayward
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Hardcover

This first book of words and their meanings is one of the best-loved Sesame Street titles published by Random House. It includes more than 1,300 entries, which include verbs, nouns, and adjectives. The full-color illustrations are full of trademark Sesame Street humor, making this book as much fun to leaf through... Read More
 





Too Many Cats
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Trade Paperback

Cat after cat makes its way over the fence and into the backyard of a lady who’s looking for a little quiet to enjoy some music. There are slinky cats and stinky cats, gray cats and stray cats, but all the cats have one thing in common—they love to sing. Meow!

This... Read More
 





We're Different, We're the Same (Sesame Street)
Written by Bobbi Kates
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Trade Paperback

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Abby Cadabby Makes a Wish (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

Abby Cadabby is Sesame Street's newest beloved Muppet. As a fairy-in-training, she's always practicing the magical spells she learns at Mrs. Sparkle's Flying Fairy School. But more often than not, her spells go a little bit awry. Sometimes Abby is frustrated by her mixed-up spells, but Elmo and all of her...

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Grouches Are Green (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

Being green means recycling, which is important for our planet. Elmo knows that and so does his friend Oscar the Grouch, who has always been green, in every way. Oscar loves trash, and he loves to reuse it! As everyone's favorite grouch shows his Sesame Street friends (including Big Bird, Bert... Read More
 





Is My Face Red! (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

Emotions are sometimes described in terms of color: green with envy, feeling blue, and in the pink, to name a few. In this sturdy board book, Elmo, Grover, Big Bird, Oscar, Zoe, Bert, Ernie, and Abby Cadabby show toddlers how different interactions give rise to a range of feelings, at the... Read More
 





Plant a Tree for Me! (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

The Sesame Street monsters jump on the bandwagon to support the environmental movement! Simple text and speech balloons give toddlers basic information about how trees help the environment and the ways in which we all benefit from them. Illustrations show different species of trees and their leaves through the cycle of... Read More
 





Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood (Sesame Street)
Written by Naomi Kleinberg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

When Elmo and Grover take a walk around their neighborhood, they meet all the people who keep the neighborhood humming, friendly, and safe, from police and firefighters to food cart vendors to park rangers. Toddlers can flip open the flaps to see some of these familiar, friendly faces. Many small details... Read More
 





The Eye Book
Written by Theo. LeSieg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

Our eyes see flies. Our eyes see ants. Sometimes they see pink underpants.
Oh, say can you see? Dr. Seuss’s hilarious ode to eyes gives little ones a whole new appreciation for all the wonderful things to be seen! Read More
 





The Eye Book
Written by Theo. LeSieg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Hardcover

Our eyes see flies.
Our eyes see ants.
Sometimes they see
pink underpants.


Oh, say can you see? Dr. Seuss’s hilarious ode to eyes gives little ones a whole new appreciation for all the wonderful things to be seen!
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The Eye Book
Written by Theo. LeSieg
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Hardcover Library Binding

Our eyes see flies.
Our eyes see ants.
Sometimes they see
pink underpants.


Oh, say can you see? Dr. Seuss’s hilarious ode to eyes gives little ones a whole new appreciation for all the wonderful things to be seen!
Read More
 





Big Joe's Trailer Truck
Written by Joe Mathieu
eBook

Vehicle-obsessed boys and girls can follow Big Joe through a typical day’s work in his giant trailer truck. Detail-packed full-color illustrations will fascinate readers—especially the final two-page spread, which labels every working part of a tractor-trailer rig.


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Elmo's Big Lift-And-look Book (Sesame Street)
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

With illustrations in full color, turn playtime into learning time with lovable Sesame Street Muppet Elmo and the biggest flap book ever!  Toddlers can lift alphabet blocks to find a word beginning with each letter, open doors and windows on Sesame Street to count objects from one to ten, lift flaps that... Read More
 





The Nose Book
Written by Al Perkins
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Board

"I see a nose on every face. I see noses every place!” Noses come in all shapes, colors, and sizes and are handy to have for sniffling, smelling, and . . . playing horns? This simple, sometimes silly story offers little ones a first ode to the nose and all that... Read More
 





The Cat in the Habitat Flap Book (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu and Aristides Ruiz
Board

Hop aboard the Thingamajigger and join the Cat and Co. as they travel the world and visit six different habitats—a tropical rainforest, the African savanna, a desert, the Arctic, a rocky shore, and Sally's backyard—in this sturdy, oversize board book with 50 flaps about places visited in the PBS Kids show... Read More
 





Chasing Rainbows (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat)
Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Trade Paperback

Sally and Nick want to paint rainbows, but they don't know what colors to use, or what order to put the colors. And where do rainbows come from, anyway? The Cat in the Hat is not quite sure himself, but he knows someone who will know—King Kaleidoscope, ruler of Colorgalore! So... Read More
 

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