New Children's Picture Books

New arrivals added to our Children's Picture Books Collection in the last 7 days

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Will you be my friend? by Lurie, Susan (Susan L.), author. Will you be my friend?

"A shy mouse searches the forest for a new friend"--

Dec 3, 2016
What's an apple? by Singer, Marilyn, author. What's an apple?

Rhyming text shows all the imaginative things you can do with an apple.

Dec 3, 2016
Waiting for snow by Arnold, Marsha Diane, author. Waiting for snow

"Badger cannot wait one more minute for it to snow. When his friend Hedgehog explains that everything comes in its time, Badger is unconvinced and impatient as ever. But Badger's friends have a few tricks up their sleeves to try and get the snow's attention and distract their pal in the meantime"--

Dec 3, 2016
Seasons of the bear - a Yosemite story by Wadsworth, Ginger, author. Seasons of the bear - a Yosemite story

Bear's babies are growing fast! One cub jabs the other with his nose. Wham! Whack! They pounce on each other and roll on the ground. They try to jump on Bear. She grumbles gently. Grrrr"--Page [4] of cover.

Dec 3, 2016
The Ninjabread Man by Leigh, C. J., author. The Ninjabread Man

In this adaptation of the traditional Gingerbread man, Ninjabread Man escapes the Sensei, and defeats Ninja Bear, Ninja Snake and Ninja Mouse, only to be eaten by the clever Ninja Fox.

Dec 3, 2016
The Nian monster by Wang, Andrea, author. The Nian monster

"The legendary Nian monster has returned at Chinese New Year. Nian is intent on devouring Shanghai, starting with young Xingling! But Xingling is clever and thinks quickly to outwit him with Chinese New Year traditions"--

Dec 3, 2016
Nara and the island by Ungureanu, Dan, 1981- author, illustrator. Nara and the island

A lonely girl who lives on a very small island longs to go the other island that seems more green and interesting than her home.

Dec 3, 2016
My family is forever by Carlson, Nancy L. My family is forever

A young girl recounts how she came to be part of an adoptive family.

Dec 3, 2016
My dream dog by Howard, Arthur, author, illustrator. My dream dog

"A young pet owner knows lots about his dog, from what makes him growl to when he is dreaming. But what does his dog dream about?"--

Dec 3, 2016
The mouse and the moon by Alborozo, 1972- author, illustrator. The mouse and the moon

"A mouse wants to meet the moon, but finds a surprising new friend instead"--

Dec 3, 2016
The most perfect snowman by Britt, Chris, author, illustrator. The most perfect snowman

Drift was a plain snowman who dreamed of wearing a scarf, mittens, and stylish hat, and having a pointy orange carrot nose. When a blizzard begins to blow, Drift gives up the things he loves to help others.

Dec 3, 2016
Mervin the sloth is about to do the best thing in the world by Venable, Colleen A. F., author. Mervin the sloth is about to do the best thing in the world

Mervin the Sloth is about to do the best thing in the world. Can you guess what it is? "Flying!" says the bird. "Gazelling!" says the gazelle. "Digging!" says the prairie dog. Hurry up, Mervin! But Mervin moves so slowly. Are you patient enough to wait? No? Turn the page!

Dec 3, 2016
The Littlest Family's big day by Martin, Emily Winfield, author, illustrator. The Littlest Family's big day

"The Littlest Family goes wandering in the woods and just when they think they are lost, they find their way home again"--

Dec 3, 2016
Lila and the crow by Grimard, Gabrielle, author, illustrator. Lila and the crow

"Lila is bullied because of her dark skin, but the crows have a solution for that!"--From publisher's website.

Dec 3, 2016
The king of the birds by Macam, Acree Graham, author. The king of the birds

"Young Flannery collects birds of every type she can find. But when she brings home a peacock to be the king of her collection, he refuses to show off his colourful tail"--Front jacket flap.

Dec 3, 2016
In the red canoe by Davidson, Leslie A., author. In the red canoe

In this rhyming picture book, a young girl describes the magical encounters with wildlife that she and her grandfather witness while out in the red canoe.

Dec 3, 2016
Imagine a city by Hurst, Elise, author, illustrator. Imagine a city

Two children embark on an adventure of imagination and possibility.

Dec 3, 2016
I'll wait, Mr. Panda by Antony, Steve, author, illustrator. I'll wait, Mr. Panda

Mr. Panda is making something, and all of his animal friends are interested--but only Penguin is willing to wait to see what it is.

Dec 3, 2016
The grizzly bear who lost his grrrrr! by Biddulph, Rob, author, illustrator. The grizzly bear who lost his grrrrr!

Each year, for as long as the forest has stood, a contest is held for the bears of the wood... Fred is the champion. He's the best. But being the best takes time and training, especially when it comes to having the loudest growl. Then, one morning, disaster strikes -- Fred's GRRRRR is gone! Oh, no! Will Fred find his GRRRRR and realize that there's more to life than being a winner?

Dec 3, 2016
The Great North Woods by Heinz, Brian J., 1946- author. The Great North Woods

"In the northeastern region known as the Great North Woods, day dawns with quivering Aspens, waters teem with life, forests prowl with predators, and nature is celebrated in rhyme"--Provided by publisher.

Dec 3, 2016