Kids@RandomKids@Random
Kids@Random
.
. KIDS TEENS TEACHERS LIBRARIANS ABOUT US RANDOMHOUSE.COM .
. FAVORITES NEW RELEASES AUTHORS GAMES and CONTESTS .
.
. AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT .
.
  

Advanced Search

 
NEWS AT THE HOUSE

NEWSLETTER

Sign up for the Read & Play Newsletter for age-by-age recommendations, discounts, news about upcoming books, literacy activities and more!
Click here for more info...

NEW RELEASES


Hot off the press! Check out some of this month's reading highlights...
See New Releases

AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT
Author Photo

Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily.

Read more

RANDOM HOUSE RECOMMENDS


Click here for age-appropriate recommendations on our bestselling pre-school, chapter, and middle-grade book series!

For a full list of book recommendations try Search by Theme!

FAVORITES
Seussville


From Dr. Seuss to Dora the Explorer, Random House has books featuring your favorite characters!

.
.
Search Again
. .
Richard Scarry

. Richard ScarryAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Richard Scarry

Richard Scarry is one of the world's best-loved children's authors EVER! Generations of children all over the world have grown up spending hours poring over his books filled with all the colorful details of their daily lives. No other illustrator has shown such a lively interest in the words and concepts of early childhood. For himself, whenever he was asked how old he was, Scarry would always put up one hand and laugh, saying, "five!"
 
Born in 1919, Richard Scarry was raised and educated in Boston, Massachusetts. After five years of drawing maps and designing graphics for the U.S. Army, he moved... Read More


. .
Author's Bookshelf
.




The Animals' Merry Christmas
Written by Kathryn Jackson
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

Golden Books is proud to reissue this beloved Christmas collection, chock-full of funny animal stories and poems. This oversize format features Scarry’s earlier, more painterly style and makes a perfect gift. A true holiday treat for Scarry fans! Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Chipmunk's ABC
Written by Roberta Miller
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
eBook

Chipmunk lives under the apple tree, in a burrow. He likes to eat cake and pick daffodils.This cheerful book features appealing animal characters, bright artwork in Scarry's early painterly style, and simple sentences that teach the alphabet. Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Chipmunk's ABC
Written by Roberta Miller
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

Chipmunk lives under the apple tree, in a burrow. He likes to eat cake and pick daffodils.This cheerful book features appealing animal characters, bright artwork in Scarry's early painterly style, and simple sentences that teach the alphabet. Read More
 





Richard Scarry's The Gingerbread Man
Written by Nancy Nolte
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

“Run, run, as fast as you can!” Catch Richard Scarry’s gingerbread man as he returns to Little Golden Books after a decades-long hiatus. Originally published in 1953, The Gingerbread Man makes a perfect “Christmas gift, ready to delight any child who loves this favorite funny folk tale. Read More
 





The Gingerbread Man
Written by Nancy Nolte
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

RUN, RUN as fast as you can.
You can’t catch me—
I’m the Gingerbread Man!


Recently discovered in the Golden Books archive, this favorite folktale has been out of print for over 30 years. The early painterly art style of Richard Scarry looks new and fresh again in this keepsake edition. His lively images... Read More
 





I Am a Bunny
Written by Ole Risom
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Board

I am a bunny. My name is Nicholas. I live in a hollow tree.

This classic Golden Book, illustrated by Richard Scarry, celebrates its 50th anniversary with the story of Nicholas, a bunny clad in red overalls. In the spring, he picks flowers, and in the summer, watches the frogs... Read More
 





I Am a Bunny
Written by Ole Risom
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
eBook

I am a bunny. My name is Nicholas. I live in a hollow tree.

In the spring, Nicholas likes to sniff the flowers, and in the summer, watch the frogs in the pond. In the fall, he watches the animals getting ready for winter, and in winter, watches the snow falling from... Read More
 





I Am A Bunny
Written by Ole Risom
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

The Richard Scarry classic about the seasons is now available as a Little Golden Book—for the first time ever!
 
I Am A Bunny now stars in the Little Golden Book line! Richard Scarry’s character of Nicholas the bunny, who celebrates the seasons as they go by, will now be available... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's A Day at the Fire Station
Written by Huck Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Trade Paperback

Drippy and Sticky the house painters have come to paint the Busytown Fire Station. But with Smokey and the other brave firefighters rushing in and out to rescue people, there are quite a few wet paint mishaps! Filled with information about firefighters and Scarry’s sense of fun, this book is sure... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Just For Fun
Written by Patricia Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

Proudly reissued, a 1960 Richard Scarry Little Golden Book about playtime, pretending, and having fun!
 
Richard Scarry’s adorable rabbits, cats, and pigs have fun making masks, costumes, and toys from paper bags, boxes, and other things found around the house. This simple book, which encourages little ones to use their... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's The Bunny Book
Written by Patricia M. Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
eBook

A daddy bunny plays with his baby bunny and says, “What will our baby be when he grows up?” Everyone, from the baby’s mother to big sister to Great Aunt Bunny, seems to know: a clown, a policeman, a candy store owner. But the baby only nibbles on his carrot and... Read More
 





The Bunny Book
Written by Patsy Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Board

This sweet story is one of Richard Scarry’s very best. Long popular as a Little Golden Book, this tale of a large bunny family wondering what their baby will grow up to become is now available as a board book—perfect for springtime gift-giving. Read More
 





Richard Scarry's The Bunny Book
Written by Patsy Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

A daddy bunny plays with his baby bunny and says, “What will our baby be when he grows up?” Everyone, from the baby’s mother to big sister to Great Aunt Bunny, seems to know: a clown, a policeman, a candy store owner. But the baby only nibbles on his carrot and... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's The Bunny Book
Written by Patsy Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

A favorite Richard Scarry Little Golden Book is now in print in a gorgeous Big Golden Book edition!
 
Long a popular Little Golden Book, the tale of a large bunny family wondering what their baby will grow up to be is one of Richard Scarry’s best—and is now available in... Read More
 





Good Night, Little Bear
Illustrated by Patsy Scarry and Richard Scarry
Hardcover

First a story, and then a kiss from Mother Bear, and Father Bear carries Little Bear to bed. And that's when the fun begins. Father Bear gets to Little Bear's room, but Little Bear is missing! Little readers will see him hiding in the MOST obvious place but Father Bear cannot... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Good Night, Little Bear
Written by Patsy Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

A favorite Richard Scarry Little Golden Book is now available in a gorgeous Big Golden Book edition!
 
In this Richard Scarry classic from 1961, it’s bedtime for Little Bear. But where can he be? Father Bear searches all over the house. Has he forgotten that Little Bear has been riding... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Best Little Golden Books Ever!
Written by Patsy Scarry, Kathryn Jackson and Byron Jackson
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

Nine of Richard Scarry’s best Little Golden Books come together in a colorful, deluxe volume, ready for gift-giving!
 
This unique collection of Richard Scarry’s Little Golden Books brims with colorful cars, droll animals, and a sly fox or two. From fables (“The Country Mouse and the City Mouse”) to folktales... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Be Careful, Mr. Frumble!
Written by Richard Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Trade Paperback

The wind has blown away the hat of Richard Scarry’s beloved, bumbling Mr. Frumble—and now he’s in hot pursuit. With chaos and humor at every turn, this Step into Reading Step 2 book will have readers laughing and shouting, “BE CAREFUL, MR. FRUMBLE!” Unavailable for nearly ten years, this super-simple, super-silly... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Be Careful, Mr. Frumble!
Written by Richard Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover Library Binding

Illus. in full color. Mr. Frumble's leisurely walk through town becomes a fast-paced chase for his hat in this funny 48-word story. Includes a page of cut-out mini learning cards. Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Best Bunny Book Ever!
Written by Richard Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

This bunny-rific collection presents three classic Golden Book stories by Richard Scarry, in their entirety, in a quality hardcover volume with a gleaming gold spine. At only $6.99, it's a go-to Easter and baby shower gift! Featuring Naughty Bunny, Bunnies, and The Bunny Book for hours of furry reading fun! Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Best Little Board Book Ever
Written by Richard Scarry
Illustrated by Random House
Board

Concepts like colors and simple words have never been easier and more fun than when presented by Richard Scarry. Here are two classic board books, THE COLOR BOOK and EARLY WORDS, available for the first time together in one volume.

Frannie the bunny shows you all the important words to identify what's... Read More
 





Best Little Word Book Ever
Written by Richard Scarry
Illustrated by Random House
eBook

Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, and Goldbug guide children on a point-and-learn journey through the words around them.

Now available as an eBook. Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Best Little Word Book Ever!
Written by Richard Scarry
Illustrated by Richard Scarry
Trade Paperback

RICHARD SCARRY is one of the world’s best-loved children’s authors EVER! In his extraordinary career, Scarry illustrated over 150 books, many of which have never been out of print. His books have sold over 100 million copies around the world and are currently published in over twenty languages. No other illustrator has shown... Read More
 





Richard Scarry's Best Little Word Book Ever
Written by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, and Goldbug guide children on a point-and-learn journey through the words around them. Read More
 





Best Lowly Worm Book Ever!
Written by Richard Scarry
Hardcover

The debut of a newly discovered, never before published, classic-in-the-making from Richard Scarry is cause for joyous celebration!
 
Join Richard Scarry’s most beloved character, Lowly Worm, in this fun, engaging picture book. It’s quite the busy day for Lowly Worm. Whether he is at school, on the farm, helping his... Read More
 

.

Next page>


.
.
. .
.