New Children's Picture Books

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Clark the Shark Takes Heart by Hale, Bruce/ Francis, Guy (ILT)

Clark the Shark Takes Heart

Dec 17, 2014
Betty Goes Bananas by Antony, Steve

Betty Goes Bananas

Dec 17, 2014
Bad Kitty - Puppy's big day by Bruel, Nick, author, illustrator.

Bad Kitty - Puppy's big day

Uncle Murray takes Puppy on a walk on a day that Bad Kitty is being unusually difficult, but has several unpleasant encounters with a police officer and one mean dog along the way. Text is interspersed with information about dog behavior, pet care, and more.

Dec 17, 2014
Baby party by O'Connell, Rebecca, 1968-

Baby party

"A baby party introduces toddlers to basic shapes"--

Dec 17, 2014
Last stop on Market Street by de la Peña, Matt.

Last stop on Market Street

A young boy rides the bus across town with his grandmother and learns to appreciate the beauty in everyday things.

Dec 17, 2014
The jacket by Hall, Kirsten, author.

The jacket

Book is very happy when he is finally found by the perfect child, and delighted to become one of her favorite things, but the girl also loves her dog, Egg Cream, whose clumsiness, messiness, and drool threaten to ruin Book. Includes directions for making a book jacket.

Dec 17, 2014
Horus's horrible day by Corey, Shana.

Horus's horrible day

As the school year begins on Mars, Horus the Martian gets off to a rocky start, but soon discovers that first grade is not really as bad as he thought. Delighted to start first grade, Horus is dismayed to discover that there are no slime tables, no nap mats, and no snacks, and after being put in the Beta reading group instead of the Alpha, Horus longs to be back in Martiangarten.

Dec 17, 2014
Community soup by Fullerton, Alma.

Community soup

In a garden outside a Kenyan schoolhouse, the children work together to harvest the vegetables they have grown and make them into a soup for everyone to share, but some goats are trying to eat all the vegetables. Includes recipe.

Dec 17, 2014
Chippy Chipmunk parties in the garden by Miller, Kathy M.

Chippy Chipmunk parties in the garden

Chippy the chipmunk forages for food in the garden and encounters a box turtle, birds having a peanut party, and a hungry red-tailed hawk.

Dec 17, 2014
Chippy Chipmunk - babies in the garden by Miller, Kathy M.

Chippy Chipmunk - babies in the garden

Chippy the chipmunk and Lily are joined in the garden by 4 new babies who explore and learn.

Dec 17, 2014
Alone together by Bloom, Suzanne, 1950- author, illustrator.

Alone together

Wondering if solitary Bear is sad, mad, or lonely, Fox learns that Bear sometimes enjoys just sitting quietly, a revelation that prompts Fox to enjoy some not-so-quiet time of her own.

Dec 17, 2014
Supertruck by Savage, Stephen, 1965-


"When the city is hit by a colossal snowstorm, only one superhero can save the day. But who is this mysterious hero, and why does he disappear once his job is done?"--

Dec 17, 2014
Two little gardeners by Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.

Two little gardeners

Two young gardeners plant vegetable seeds in the spring, watch over the plants as they grow during the summer, and have a bountiful harvest in the fall.

Dec 17, 2014
Chick 'n' Pug by Sattler, Jennifer Gordon.

Chick 'n' Pug

Chick leaves the boring coop in order to find his hero, Wonder Pug, and a little bit of excitement.

Dec 17, 2014
Noodle magic by Thong, Roseanne, author.

Noodle magic

Grandpa Tu is famous for his special noodles, and as the emperor's birthday approaches, he encourages his granddaughter, Mei, to find her own noodle magic.

Dec 17, 2014
The legend of St. Nicholas - a story of Christmas giving by Mackall, Dandi Daley, author.

The legend of St. Nicholas - a story of Christmas giving

As Nick does last-minute Christmas shopping, he sees several Santas and overhears one retelling the legend of Saint Nicholas, which he takes to heart as he examines his own attitudes towards gift-giving.

Dec 17, 2014
The olive tree by Marston, Elsa, author.

The olive tree

Sameer's neighbors left when war came to Lebanon, but now they have returned and instead of finding a friend to play with, Sameer meets an unfriendly girl, Muna, who confronts him about taking olives that fall from her family's tree to his side of the wall.

Dec 17, 2014
Pete the cat - big Easter adventure by Dean, Kim, 1969- author.

Pete the cat - big Easter adventure

Pete the Cat is appointed as an unwitting helper to a troubled Easter Bunny and races to deliver eggs before time runs out, in a tale complemented by a poster, punch-out cards, and stickers.

Dec 17, 2014
Peppa Pig. The Tooth Fairy. by

Peppa Pig. The Tooth Fairy.

3 yrs+

Dec 17, 2014
Pirate, Viking, & Scientist by Chapman, Jared, author, illustrator.

Pirate, Viking, & Scientist

"A pirate and a Viking fight to become the very best friend of a kid scientist, who meanwhile devises the perfect formula for all three friends to play happily together"--

Dec 17, 2014