A Little Called Pauline...and books like it

By Penny Candy Books

By Penny Candy Books

Pauline lives with her mom in a house on stilts by the sea. A Little Called Pauline is the first picture book adaptation of a poem from Gertrude Stein’s groundbreaking 1914 book Tender Buttons. Featuring vibrant illustrations from poet-artist Bianca Stone, A Little Called Pauline invites young readers to experience Stein’s playful, mysterious language for the very first time and to delight in the adventures of a girl named Pauline. 

A Little Called Pauline

Gertrude Stein and Bianca Stone

$16.95 $15.59

“This is a book for kids (and adults) unafraid to use their brains. This is a book with guts and glory packed in its pages. See if you’re brave enough to give it a shot.”—Review of the Day on Betsy Bird's Fuse 8 Productions, a School Library Journal blog

That Is My Dream!: A Picture Book of Langston Hughes's "dream Variation"

Langston Hughes and Daniel Miyares

$17.99 $16.55

A picture book adaption of Langston Hughes's poem "Dream Variation"

We Are Shining

Gwendolyn Brooks and Jan Spivey Gilchrist


A picture book adaptation of Gwendolyn Brooks's poem "We Are Shining"

Tender Buttons (Corrected Centennial)

Gertrude Stein

$9.95 $9.15

Gertrude Stein's groundbreaking 1914 poetry book which includes the poem "a little called pauline"

The World Is Round (Anniversary)

Gertrude Stein, Clement Hurd, et al.

$19.98 $18.38

The only picture book Gertrude Stein ever wrote. Illustrated by Clement Hurd.

Poetry Comics from the Book of Hours

Bianca Stone

$20.00 $18.00

poetry comics from illustrator Bianca Stone