New Children's Picture Books

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Max and Marla by Boiger, Alexandra, author, illustrator.

Max and Marla

"Max and Marla are best friends. And aspiring Olympians! With their eyes on the prize, they know exactly what it'll take to reach sledding success: preparation, practice and perseverance"--

Nov 27, 2015
Moletown by Kuhlmann, Torben, 1982- author, illustrator.


"Torben Kuhlmann's stunningly illustrated, nearly wordless tale offers a fascinating window into an imaginary yet hauntingly familiar world under our feet, where the moles suddenly recognize the precarious balance between progress and preservation. But is it too late?"--

Nov 20, 2015
Mother Bruce by Higgins, Ryan T., author, illustrator.

Mother Bruce

Bruce is a grumpy bear who likes no one and nothing but cooked eggs, but when some eggs he was planning to boil hatch and the goslings believe he is their mother, he must try to make the best of the situation.

Nov 27, 2015
Naptime with Theo & Beau by Shyba, Jessica, author, photographer.

Naptime with Theo & Beau

The friendship and trust between a boy and his puppy is celebrated through simple text and photographs of them sharing naptime.

Nov 27, 2015
Naughty Mabel by Lane, Nathan, 1956- author.

Naughty Mabel

"Mabel, the fanciest and sassiest dog the Hamptons has ever seen, causes all sorts of chaos for her parents with her naughty hijinx"--

Nov 27, 2015
Ninja baby by Zeltser, David, author.

Ninja baby

Nina has always been quick, sneaky, and very independent, a Ninja baby--but then her parents bring home a Kung Fu Master, and Nina has to reconsider her strategy.

Nov 27, 2015
Ollie's class trip - a yes-and-no book by Calmenson, Stephanie, author.

Ollie's class trip - a yes-and-no book

Asks the reader a series of yes or no questions as Ollie and his classmates visit an aquarium.

Nov 20, 2015
One day, the end - short, very short, shorter-than-ever stories by Dotlich, Rebecca Kai, author.

One day, the end - short, very short, shorter-than-ever stories

A little girl tells very short stories about herself, but her full adventures are revealed in the artwork.

Nov 21, 2015
One good deed by Fields, Terri, 1948- author.

One good deed

A young boy transforms his neighborhood by performing one good deed for his neighbor, which leads to a chain of kind and helpful actions.

Nov 21, 2015
Oskar and the eight blessings by Simon, Richard, 1959-

Oskar and the eight blessings

A young Jewish refugee from Nazi Germany arrives in New York City on the seventh night of Hanukkah and receives small acts of kindness while exploring the city.

Nov 21, 2015
Pablo & Jane and the hot air contraption by Domingo, José.

Pablo & Jane and the hot air contraption

"A strange green glow is coming from the old house up on the hill, and when Pablo and Jane decide to inquire they make an unexpected discovery! Zapped into the Monster Dimension by the evil cat, Dr. Felinibus, they must now find a way home in the broken Hot Air Time Machine, with a little help from their friend Dr. Jules (a nineteenth century scientist trapped inside the body of a rat)"--

Nov 20, 2015
Pete the cat. Robo-Pete by Dean, James, 1957- author, illustrator.

Pete the cat. Robo-Pete

When Pete's friends don't want to play the same games as he does, Pete has a great idea--he'll build a robot that's just like him! But when Robo-Pete gets a little out of control, Pete realizes the best thing about his friends is that no matter what they like to play, it's always fun when they're all together.

Nov 27, 2015
Pom Pom Panda gets the grumps by Henn, Sophy, author, illustrator.

Pom Pom Panda gets the grumps

"One morning, Pom Pom Panda wakes up on the wrong side of the bed and then nothing goes right. By the time he arrives at school, Pom Pom is in a terrible mood"--

Nov 27, 2015
Robo-Sauce by Rubin, Adam, 1983-


A special sauce turns a boy into a robot, and he then transforms everyone and everything into robots, including the book.

Nov 21, 2015
Scarecrow magic by Masessa, Ed, author.

Scarecrow magic

When night falls and the moon appears, magic is in the air and Scarecrow comes alive and plays with all his ghoulish and ghostly friends.

Nov 27, 2015
Shark Detective! by Olien, Jessica, author, illustrator.

Shark Detective!

When Shark Detective finds a flier for a missing kitty, he sets out to discover what may have happened to the missing pet.

Nov 21, 2015
Slug needs a hug by Willis, Jeanne, author.

Slug needs a hug

Slug worries that the reason his mother never hugs him is that he is ugly, so he follows his friends' advice to be furry, with a beak, horns, and more, until his mother can no longer recognize him, but then he learns that she loves him, no matter what.

Nov 27, 2015
Snow by Usher, Sam, author, artist.


Join a boy and his grandfather as they enjoy a snow day in the park!

Nov 27, 2015
Snow day by Snider, Brandon T., author.

Snow day

The Minions are enjoying a snow day. They're digging holes, building igloos, and making snowmen. But when a giant bear comes along, will he ruin their day?

Nov 27, 2015
Snowy Sunday by Root, Phyllis, author.

Snowy Sunday

"One very snowy Sunday, snowflakes as big as balls of wool are falling on Bonnie Bumble's farm. The cow, the duck, the hens, and even Spot the dog are all shivery and cold. "This will never d-d-d-do," says Bonnie with chattering teeth. So she gets busy with needles and wool and knits and knits--hats and scarves, beak-warmers and tail-warmers. But how can she get the sun to make everyone warm and toasty again?" --

Nov 21, 2015