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Picture Books (JE)
|Bateman||Fluffy, Scourge of the Sea |
Fluffy is a pampered poodle whose pleasure cruise is interrupted by a band of scurvy pirate pooches.
Captain Firebeard thinks that he and his band of pirates rule the high seas. But everything changes after they kidnap Molly.
|Harley||Dirty Joe, the Pirate: A True Story|
Dirty Joe and his pirate crew terrorize the seven seas in their quest for dirty socks, but they meet their match in Stinky Annie.
|Harris||The Night Pirates|
Tom convinces the band of rough, tough, little girl pirates who have come to steal the front of his house to let him join in their adventures.
When night falls, pajama-clad pirates set out in search of treasure but soon find themselves surrounded by foes.
|Krosoczka||Bubble Bath Pirates!|
When pirate mommy announces bath time, it is yo ho ho and to the bath we go for her little pirates.
|Long||How I Became a Pirate|
Jeremy Jacob joins Braid Beard and his pirate crew and finds out about pirate language, pirate manners, and other aspects of their life.
|Reynolds||Pirates Vs. Cowboys|
A scurvy pirate crew, led by Burnt Beard, finds trouble when they try to hide their treasure in Old Cheyenne.
|Smith||Pirate Nap: A Book of Colors|
Two brothers use their imaginations to turn their surroundings into a colorful pirate adventure before naptime.
Will Small Saul be able to prove his worth as a pirate, or will he be thrown overboard?
Easy Readers (JE ER)
|Cannon||On the Go With Pirate Pete and Pirate Joe|
Pirate Pete and Pirate Joe go out for seafood with their cat Studley and their dog Dudley.
|JE ER Cannon|
When Captain Short Bob, the pirate king, cooks up a dish of bubblegum and tuna fish, he loses his gold tooth to a sea beast.
|JE ER Farber|
|Hayes||The Mystery of the Pirate Ghost|
Otto and his Uncle Tooth track down the pirate ghost terrorizing Boogle Bay.
|JE ER Hayes|
|Kessler||Poppy the Pirate Dog|
Poppy can't wait to go on vacation with her family. When she finds a skull-and-crossbones scarf, she's sure a pirate's life of adventure on the open seas awaits.
|JE ER Kessler|
|Morgan||Pirates Drive Buses|
While conducting a tour of the "landlubbers' world" for a busload of sea creatures, Pirate intercepts school-bound siblings Billy and Heidi.
|JE ER Morgan|
Children’s Fiction (J)
|Babbitt||Jack Plank Tells Tales|
Jack Plank started out as a pirate, but he wasn't very good at plundering.
|McDonald||The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt|
On a trip to "Artichoke" Island, Judy and Stink are involved with Cap'n Weevil, a treasure map, and a hunt for gold. (Judy Moody and Stink series)
|Milway||The Curse of Mousebeard|
When Emiline and Scratcher set off on a quest to free Mousebeard from the curse, they end up in the lost land of mice.
|Osborne||Pirates Past Noon|
The magic tree house whisks Jack and Annie back to the days of deserted islands, secret maps, hidden gold, and nasty pirates. (Magic Tree House series)
|Rees||Uncle Pirate to the Rescue|
When Captain receives a plea from his former crew, he heads out to rescue them and is soon followed by his nephew Wilson and others.
|Root||Lilly and the Pirates|
Ten-year-old Lilly leaves the home of her librarian great-uncle and sets out with an old woman pirate to rescue her parents.
|Scieszka||The Not-So-Jolly Roger|
Three friends are sent back in time by a magic book, and they find themselves prisoners of the evil pirate Blackbeard. (Time Warp Trio series)
Nonfiction, Folktales & Poetry
|Florian||Shiver Me Timbers!: Pirate Poems and Paintings|
An illustrated collection of poems for children about pirates.
Examines the hunt for treasures lost or hidden by pirates to see whether any of the legends of buried treasure could really be true.
|Lubber||Pirateology: The Sea Journal of Captain William Lubber, Pirate Hunter General, Boston, Massachusetts|
Discover the pirate's world through treasure maps, charts, and other interesting resources.
Last Updated: 6/14