Children's Books

AntWiki: The Ants --- Online
List of major children's books on ants
Title Author Year of Publication Publisher Language Subject Notes
Ant Colony, An Fischer-Nagel, Heiderose & Fischer-Nagel, Andreas 1989 Nature Watch Series: Carolrhoda Books English Natural History Describes the life cycle and community life of ants
Ants Stewart, Melissa 2010 National Geographic English Biology 4-6 years
Bees and Ants Strickland, Ruth G. 1946 Charles E. Merrill English Natural History Young readers
I Saw an Ant on the Railroad Prince, Joshua 2006 Sterling Publishing Co. English Conservation Preschool; illustrated by Macky Pamintuan
I Saw an Ant in a Parking Lot Prince, Joshua 2006 Sterling Publishing Co. English Conservation Preschool; illustrated by Macky Pamintuan
Ant and the Grasshopper, The Emberley, Rebecca & Emberley, Ed 2012 Roaring Brook Press English Fable 3-6 years
One Hundred Hungry Ants Pinczes, Elinor J. 1993 Houghton Mifflin English Mathematics 5-8 years; illustrated by Bonnie MacKain
Let's Watch the Ants Dance! Gallo, Tina 2011 Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon English Social Skills From the series Ni Hao, Kai-lan on Nickelodeon; 4-6 years
Two Bad Ants Van Allsburg, Chris 1988 Houghton Mifflin English Adventure Young readers
Ant and the Elephant, The Peet, Bill 1972 Houghton Mifflin English Friendship Young readers
Ant and Honey Bee : What a Pair! McDonald, Megan 2005 Candlewick Press English Friendship Illustrated by G. Brian Karas
Lion's Share, The McElligott, Matthew 2009 Walker English Mathematics Elementary school readers
Crickwing Cannon, Janell 2000 Harcourt English Friendship Elementary school readers
Ants Go Marching, The Freschet, Berniece 1973 Charles Scribner's Sons English Mathematics & Behavior Young readers; illustrated by Stefan Martin
Story of Ants, The Shuttlesworth, Dorothy Edwards 1964 Doubleday English Natural History Young readers; illustrated by Su Zan Noguchi Swain
Hey, Little Ant Hoose, Philip & Hoose, Hannah 1998 Tricycle Press English Conservation & Perspective Elementary school readers; illustrated by Debbie Tilley
Ant Bully, The Nickle, John 1998 Scholastic Press English Ants and Bullies Elementary school readers
Are You an Ant? Allen, Judy & Humphries, Tudor 2001 Kingfisher English Introduction to Ants Elementary school readers. A part of the series Up the Garden Path
Under One Rock: Bugs, Slugs, and Other Ughs Fredericks, Anthony D. Dawn Publications 2001 English Introduction to Ants Elementary school reader to Young reader level. A part of the Sharing Nature with Children book series. Illustrated by Jennifer DiRubbio