New Children's Picture Books

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Ida, Always by Levis, Caron/ Santoso, Charles (ILT)

Ida, Always

Feb 6, 2016
The House That Zack Built by Murray, Alison/ Murray, Alison (ILT)

The House That Zack Built

Feb 6, 2016
Be a friend by Yoon, Salina, author, illustrator.

Be a friend

"Dennis is an ordinary boy who expresses himself in extraordinary ways. Some children do show-and-tell. Dennis mimes his. Some children climb trees. Dennis is happy to BE a tree... But being a mime can be lonely. It isn't until Dennis meets a girl named Joy that he discovers the power of friendship--and how special he truly is!"--

Feb 6, 2016
Bunny dreams by McCarty, Peter, author, illustrator.

Bunny dreams

"In bunny dreams, anything can happen. A bunny might know the ABCs, or count by 1-2-3s. A bunny might find the perfect carrot. A bunny might hop, hop, hop. or even fly! But every bunny needs a cozy place to rest"--

Feb 6, 2016
Ben Says Goodbye by Ellis, Sarah/ LA Fave, Kim (ILT)

Ben Says Goodbye

Feb 6, 2016
Worm loves Worm by Austrian, J.J., author.

Worm loves Worm

Two worms in love decide to get married, and with help from Cricket, Beetle, Spider, and the Bees they have everything they need and more, but which one will be the bride and which the groom?

Feb 7, 2016
Hop by Hurley, Jorey, author, illustrator.


"A day in the life of a rabbit family, from sleeping to grazing to hiding from danger"--

Feb 7, 2016
A beginner's guide to bear spotting by Robinson, Michelle (Michelle Jane), 1977- author.

A beginner's guide to bear spotting

"A young aspiring bear spotter ventures into bear country. But coming face-to-face with the furry creatures themselves, whether black or brown, can be dangerous, and our protagonist, accompanied by a trusty teddy bear, might need to use some unconventional means to stay out of trouble and avoid being (gulp!) eaten"--

Feb 8, 2016
If I had a gryphon by VanSickle, Vikki, 1982- author.

If I had a gryphon

Feb 9, 2016
A crash of rhinos - and other wild animal groups by Danylyshyn, Greg.

A crash of rhinos - and other wild animal groups

Introduces in rhyming text the collective names used for various animal groups.

Feb 9, 2016
The perfect tree by Bonfield, Chloe, author.

The perfect tree

Jack heads out in search of the perfect tree for him to chop, hack, and stack, but instead finds new friends who help him find something surprising.

Feb 9, 2016
Whoops! by Moore, Suzi/ Ayto, Russell (ILT)


Feb 9, 2016
Lloyd Llama by Jones, Sarah (Sarah Lucia), author, illustrator.

Lloyd Llama

"Lloyd Llama loves many things: lollipops, spelling, cello, and the color yellow--nything with a double L, really! Will he ever learn to get along with his new classmate Al Alpaca, who has an affinity for all things beginning with the letter A, like apples, art, and air guitar? The two characters settle their differences with the help of their favorite letters in this alliterative adventure" --

Feb 10, 2016
Leave me alone by Gray, Kes.

Leave me alone

With the help of his animals friends a little boy stands up to the giant who bullies him.

Feb 10, 2016
Pierre - a cautionary tale in five chapters and a prologue by Sendak, Maurice.

Pierre - a cautionary tale in five chapters and a prologue

There once was a boy named Pierre who only would say, "I don't care!" Read his story, my friend, for you'll find at the end that a suitable moral lies there.

Feb 10, 2016
Peddles by Stanton, Elizabeth Rose, author, illustrator.


"Peddles is a pig with big ideas--he wants to be a dancer"--

Feb 10, 2016
Nellie Belle by Fox, Mem, 1946- author.

Nellie Belle

Nellie Belle, a puppy, has fun from morning to night.

Feb 10, 2016
Templeton gets his wish by Pizzoli, Greg, author, illustrator.

Templeton gets his wish

"Templeton the cat makes a wish for his family to disappear, but quickly learns that being alone isn't as great as he had thought it would be"--

Feb 10, 2016
Red, yellow, blue (and a dash of white, too!) by Esperanza, Charles George, author, illustrator.

Red, yellow, blue (and a dash of white, too!)

In rhyming stanzas, the painter's images come to life, seize the paintbrush and mix colors, creating figures of their own.

Feb 10, 2016
New adventures of Curious George by Rey, Margret.

New adventures of Curious George

The adventures of the ingenious little monkey who left the jungle to live with the man in the yellow hat.

Feb 10, 2016