Funny Picture Books

These picture books will tickle your funny bone and have you laughing your socks off! Click here for a print-friendly version of this list.

Author Title Call Number
ArnoldA Pet for Fly Guy
Buzz tries to help Fly Guy find just the right pet.
JE Arnold
BarnettCount the Monkeys
Count the animals that have scared the monkeys off the pages.
JE Barnett
BeaumontI Ain't Gonna Paint No More!
A child cannot resist adding one more dab of paint in surprising places.
JE Beaumont
BinghamZ Is for Moose
Moose is terribly eager to play his part in the alphabet book Zebra is putting together, but he behaves rather badly when his letter passes.
JE Bingham
The only thing more fun than being naked is wearing nothing but a cape.
JE Black
BrownChildren Make Terrible Pets
A young bear discovers a boy lost in the woods and tries to keep him as a pet, but he is impossible to train.
JE Brown
BuckleyKel Gilligan's Daredevil Stunt Show
A preschooler performs such daring stunts as eating broccoli, dressing himself, and going to bed without checking for monsters.
JE Buckley
CroninClick, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
When Farmer Brown's cows find a typewriter in the barn, they start making demands and go on strike when the farmer refuses to give them what they want.
JE Cronin
HaughtonOh No, George!
George resists the temptation to chase cats and dig up flowers but finds his resolve wavering when he spies a mouthwatering cake on the table.
JE Haughton
HimmelmanChickens to the Rescue
Six days a week the chickens help the Greenstalk family and their animals recover from mishaps that occur on the farm, but they need one day to rest.
JE Himmelman
KaszaMy Lucky Day
When a young pig knocks on a fox's door, the fox thinks dinner has arrived, but the pig has other plans.
JE Kasza
KlassenThis Is Not My Hat
A tiny minnow wearing a pale blue bowler hat has a thing or two up his fins in this underwater light-on-dark chase scene.
JE Klassen
Cow gets her hooves on the farmer's car and takes it for a wild ride.
JE LaRochelle
McElligottEven Monsters Need Haircuts
At night under a full moon, a child operates a barber shop with a monstrous clientele.
JE McElligott
MyerDelia's Dull Day: An Incredibly Boring Story
A little girl complains that her life is boring, never realizing that amazing things are happening around her.
JE Myer
Offill17 Things I'm Not Allowed to Do Anymore
A little girl's clever ideas such as gluing her brothers slippers to the floor backfire when she is not allowed to use glue anymore.
JE Offill
ParishAmelia Bedelia
A literal-minded housekeeper causes chaos in the Rogers household when she attempts to make sense of some instructions.
JE Parish
PhillippsMonkey Ono
Left behind when his family goes to the beach, Monkey Ono concocts a series of ill-conceived plans to join in on Beach Day.
JE Phillipps
A lion, a great white shark, and a timber wolf who have been hurt by the cruelty of plant-eaters form a support group.
JE Reynolds
RobinsonHow to Wash a Woolly Mammoth
This step-by-step guide will help you successfully clean up your hairy friend. But be forewarned -- a mammoth's tummy is terribly tickly!
JE Robinson
RosenthalDuck! Rabbit!
Is it a duck or a rabbit? Decide for yourself in this take on a classic visual puzzle.
JE Rosenthal
SheaOh, Daddy!
A young hippopotamus shows his father the right way to do things.
JE Shea
StoekeThe Loopy Coop Hens
The chickens admire Rooster Sam's ability to fly up to the barn roof, but when they spy on him to see how he does it, they get a big surprise.
JE Stoeke
ThomasIs Everyone Ready for Fun?
Chicken's cow visitors jump, dance, and wiggle on his tiny couch.
JE Thomas
Fox breaks into a henhouse to steal a chicken for dinner but grabs Duck, instead--a clever fowl that pretends to be a dog.
JE Twohy
WattScaredy Squirrel
Scaredy Squirrel never leaves his tree because he's afraid of the unknown, until something unexpected happens to change his outlook.
JE Watt
WillemsThe Duckling Gets a Cookie!?
Pigeon is very angry when the duckling gets a cookie just by asking politely.
JE Willems

Last Updated: 4/15


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