New Children's Picture Books

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Boom, Snot, Twitty this way that way by Cronin, Doreen, author.

Boom, Snot, Twitty this way that way

Three friends decide which way to go to find the perfect spot to spend the day.

Jul 7, 2015
Boats for Papa by Bagley, Jessixa, author.

Boats for Papa

Buckley and his mother cope with the loss of their father/husband by sending small wooden boats, built by Buckley, off into the ocean.

Jul 7, 2015
Billy and Goat at the state fair by Yaccarino, Dan, author, illustrator.

Billy and Goat at the state fair

A visit to the state fair cements the friendship between a boy and a goat who are very different from one another.

Jul 7, 2015
Bunnies!!! by Atteberry, Kevan, author, illustrator.


"A monster searches everywhere to find the things he loves: bunnies!!!"--

Jul 7, 2015
Touch the brightest star by Matheson, Christie, author, illustrator.

Touch the brightest star

An interactive picture book showcasing the beauty of nighttime.

Jul 7, 2015
Sheep go to sleep by Shaw, Nancy (Nancy E.), author.

Sheep go to sleep

At the end of the day, tired sheep return to their shed but none can sleep until the collie arrives, giving a hug, a drink of water, and more until all have begun to snore.

Jul 7, 2015
Ninja bunny by Olson, Jennifer Gray, author, illustrator.

Ninja bunny

A little rabbit tries to follow the rules in order to become a "super awesome ninja," but discovers that his book is wrong about one very important thing.

Jul 7, 2015
No, silly! by Krug, Ken, author, illustrator.

No, silly!

As their mothers and fathers listen, animal preschoolers describe favorite things to do.

Jul 7, 2015
Dad's first day by Wohnoutka, Mike, author, illustrator.

Dad's first day

Oliver and Dad have spent a fun summer together but when it comes time for the first day of school, Dad discovers that he is not ready and does everything he can to postpone the big day.

Jul 7, 2015
Little Bird's bad word by Grant, Jacob, 1984-

Little Bird's bad word

Little Bird loves learning new words and sharing them with his friends, so when he realizes that his latest one is a bad word, he knows just what to say to set things right.

Jul 7, 2015
Your baby's first word will be Dada by Fallon, Jimmy, author.

Your baby's first word will be Dada

A series of animal fathers try to teach their young to say "Dada."

Jul 7, 2015
Bob and Flo by Ashdown, Rebecca, author, illustrator.

Bob and Flo

"On her first day of preschool, penguin Flo loses her lunch bucket--and finds a funny new friend"--

Jul 7, 2015
Chooky-doodle-doo by Whiten, Jan, author.


Two little chooky chicks pulling at a worm. Clucky cluck, worm's stuck. What should chookies do? This cute book by Jan Whiten with funky art from newcomer Sinead Hanley will teach children both rhyming and counting.

Jul 7, 2015
Spy Guy - the not-so-secret agent by Young, Jessica (Jessica E.), author.

Spy Guy - the not-so-secret agent

Spy Guy is determined to become a good, sneaky spy, but he cannot do it without the help of his father, the Chief.

Jul 7, 2015
Daisy saves the day by Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, illustrator.

Daisy saves the day

Working in a big house owned by two refined ladies to support her mother and brothers, a young scullery maid in early-twentieth-century England borrows books and dreams of a better life before saving her employers from a kitchen fire.

Jul 7, 2015
Drum dream girl - how one girl's courage changed music by Engle, Margarita.

Drum dream girl - how one girl's courage changed music

Follows a girl in the 1920s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there has never been a female drummer in Cuba. Includes note about Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, who inspired the story, and Anacaona, the all-girl dance band she formed with her sisters.

Jul 7, 2015
A day at Grandma's by Yi, Mi-ae, 1964- author.

A day at Grandma's

Yujin is spending the day at her grandmother's house. She is busy, and there are many fun things to explore! But from dawn to dusk, she thinks about-and misses her mama at home. The day seems long, until she's home...and happy again in her mother's arms.

Jul 7, 2015
Click! by Ebbeler, Jeffrey, author, illustrator.


After bedtime a house comes alive as a lamp in the shape of a bird solves an array of problems including a leaky faucet, a creaking chair, and sneezing broom, all while the family sleeps.

Jul 7, 2015
Why dogs have wet noses by Steven, Kenneth C., 1968- author.

Why dogs have wet noses

A retelling of the Ark story shares the whimsical adventures of a funny-looking misfit dog who trudges aboard Noah's lifeboat, inadvertently preventing it from sinking.

Jul 7, 2015
The big blue thing on the hill by Zommer, Yuval, author.

The big blue thing on the hill

Far away from the city, in the middle of the Great Forest, is a special place called howling hill. It has always been peaceful and quiet, until one night, when a thing appears. It's blue, it's big, and the animals all agree that it has to go.

Jul 7, 2015