New Children's Picture Books

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A brave bear by Taylor, Sean, 1965- author.

A brave bear

After suggesting he and his father go to the river to cool down, a little bear tries to impress his father along the way.

May 1, 2016
A fire truck named Red by De Sève, Randall, author.

A fire truck named Red

"A young boy has his heart set on a brand-new toy fire truck, so he is disappointed when he gets his grandfather's rusty old fire truck, Red, instead. But working together, the boy and his grandfather patch Red right up while Grandpa tells his grandson all about the adventures he had with Red when he was a boy"--

May 1, 2016
A morning with grandpa by Liu, Sylvia, author.

A morning with grandpa

Curious and energetic Mei Mei attempts some tai chi forms as her grandfather demonstrates them, then tries to teach him basic yoga poses. Includes introductions to t'ai chi and yoga, as well as instructions for the exercises described in the text.

May 1, 2016
Absolutely one thing by Child, Lauren, author, illustrator.

Absolutely one thing

Charlie and Lola choose a single treat at the store, count ladybugs, note the lateness of the time, and are introduced to other simple math concepts.

May 1, 2016
All for a dime! - a Bear and Mole story by Hillenbrand, Will, author, illustrator.

All for a dime! - a Bear and Mole story

Bear has no trouble selling his berries at the farmers' market, but Mole and Skunk are less successful with their worms and perfume.

May 1, 2016
Are we there yet? by Santat, Dan, author, illustrator.

Are we there yet?

"A boy goes on a long car ride to visit his grandmother and discovers time moves faster or slower depending on how bored he is"--

May 1, 2016
Are you the pirate captain? by Jones, Gareth P., author.

Are you the pirate captain?

"First mate Hugh has got the whole crew and the pirate ship ready, but they can't set sail until they find a captain!"--

May 1, 2016
Bear & Hare - where's Bear? by Gravett, Emily, author, illustrator.

Bear & Hare - where's Bear?

Friends Bear and Hare play a game of hide and seek, counting from one to ten each round.

May 1, 2016
Bear & Hare, where's Bear? by Gravett, Emily, author, illustrator.

Bear & Hare, where's Bear?

Friends Bear and Hare play a game of hide and seek, counting from one to ten each round.

Apr 28, 2016
Breaking news - bears to the rescue by Biedrzycki, David, author.

Breaking news - bears to the rescue

In this story, told in the form of a television broadcast, the bears and their cub catch two escaping prisoners who are hiding at the carnival.

May 1, 2016
Buddy and Earl go exploring by Fergus, Maureen, author.

Buddy and Earl go exploring

Buddy is just settling in for the night when Earl announces that he's going on a trip. Before buddy knows it, he and Earl are off on another grand adventure. While exploring the wilds of the kitchen, they see wondrous sights, make delicious discoveries and even encounter a couple of unusual monsters.

May 1, 2016
Bye-bye binky by Van Lieshout, Maria, author.

Bye-bye binky

A little girl explains that she does not need a pacifier anymore, because she is a big kid now.

May 1, 2016
Captain Jack and the pirates by Bently, Peter, 1960- author.

Captain Jack and the pirates

When brave mariners Jack, Zack and Caspar build a galleon then set off on an imaginary adventure at sea, they face pirates, a storm, and a shipwreck.

May 1, 2016
Chicken Lily by Mortensen, Lori, 1955- author.

Chicken Lily

"Through puns and poetry, Chicken Lily overcomes her fears and reads a poem onstage at her school poetry jam"--

May 1, 2016
Click! a story by Dormer, Frank W., author, illustrator.

Click! a story

""It's a perfect day to catch a cat," muses a dog. But to his annoyance, all he seems to find are things that rhyme with cat"--

May 1, 2016
Curious George boxcar derby by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977, author.

Curious George boxcar derby

After hearing about the annual boxcar derby, George enlists the help of his friend Allie to build a car, learning about simple physics and the parts of a car in the process of trying to win the race.

May 1, 2016
Dad School by Van Slyke, Rebecca.

Dad School

A child imagines what lessons are taught at Dad School, from learning how to give piggy-backs to singing along to the radio.

May 1, 2016
Dinotrux - Team dinotrux!. by

Dinotrux - Team dinotrux!.

"Welcome to the Mechazoic era, home to the Dinotrux! Tyfaces danger at every turn in this action-packed storybook-- first from an erupting volcano, and then from D-Structs, the giant T-Trux who is definitely not friendly! While Ty doesn't stand a chance against D-Sructs on his own, he realizes that he can stand up to him with some help from his new Dinotrux friends. It's a great day for teamwork in this fun and exciting storybook that will be a must-have for fans of the brand!" --

May 1, 2016
Dinotrux dig the beach by Gall, Chris, author, illustrator.

Dinotrux dig the beach

Part-dinosaur, part-truck monsters called Dinotrux take a vacation to cool off at the beach, where they have to work together to build a sandcastle and to rescue a friend.

May 1, 2016
Dump Truck Duck by Bryant, Megan E, author.

Dump Truck Duck

Dump Truck Duck and his friends break ground on a new playground, helping each other overcome obstacles to get the job done.

May 1, 2016