New Children's Picture Books

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

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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
Little night cat by Danowski, Sonja, author, illustrator. Little night cat

"When Tony, a little boy, bravely offers his stuffed animals--including his favorite toy cat--to the animal shelter to raise money for the needy dogs and cats, it touches his mom's heart. Later that night when Tony misses his toy, she gives him her old stuffed cat. He embraces it with such care and devotion that his mom rewards him in a way that he never imagines"--Page [4] of cover.

Dec 2, 2016
Love by Dodd, Emma Love

Dec 1, 2016
Mac & Cheese by Proimos, James, author, illustrator. Mac & Cheese

"Best friends Mac and Cheese prove that it is important to always be yourself"--

Dec 1, 2016
Madeline Finn and the library dog by Papp, Lisa, author, illustrator. Madeline Finn and the library dog

Reluctant reader Madeline really wants to earn a star at school, so when Mrs. Dimple, the librarian, suggests she read to a dog, Madeline gives it a try.

Dec 2, 2016
Magritte's apple by Verplancke, Klaas, author, illustrator. Magritte's apple

Rene´ Magritte wanted to paint and he found his inspiration in combining ordinary things.

Dec 2, 2016
Max speed by Shaskan, Stephen, author. Max speed

"Tiny speedcar racer, Max, goes on the imagined adventure of a lifetime after cleaning his room--over hot lava, across bright blue skies, through shark-infested waters, and past super-secret doors--until he finds his way back home to his mom...and the mess he made of his bedroom"--

Dec 1, 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
Monster trucks by Denise, Anika, author. Monster trucks

Readers will delight in this lively read-aloud story with a clever and surprising twist at the end--perfect for Halloween and year round! Ready, set, go! The monster truck race is on in this frightfully delightful picture book. On a spooky speedway, Monster Trucks moan! Monster Trucks grumble! Monster Trucks groan! Join Frankentruck, Zombie Truck, Ghost Truck, and more as they race to the finish line. But one of these trucks isn't quite who you think.

Dec 2, 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
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 grandparents love me by Freedman, Claire, author. My grandparents love me

"A visit to Gran and Grandpa's house is always a special and fun time for a child"--

Dec 1, 2016
My turn! by Rankin, Laura, author, illustrator. My turn!

Best friends Pammy and Wyatt argue because Pammy always gets her way, but after shooting baskets with her older brother, she is ready to give Wyatt a turn.

Dec 2, 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
Never follow a dinosaur by Latimer, Alex, author. Never follow a dinosaur

"Sally and Joe are convinced that the mysterious footprints they have discovered must belong to a dinosaur"--

Dec 2, 2016
Newspaper hats by Cummings, Phil, author. Newspaper hats

A little girl, Georgie, visits her grandfather in the nursing home where he is suffering from memory loss, and manages to reconnect with him when they make newspaper hats for everyone.

Dec 1, 2016
Pablo in the snow by Sloat, Teri, author. Pablo in the snow

"The heartwarming tale of one little lamb's first snowy adventure"--

Dec 1, 2016
Panda pants by Davies, Jacqueline, 1962- author. Panda pants

Panda wants to wear pants, but father Panda does not agree.

Dec 2, 2016
Paul & Antoinette by Kerascoët, author, illustrator. Paul & Antoinette

Paul and Antoinette have very different personalities and enjoy very different things, but somehow they are still the best of friends.

Dec 1, 2016
Peace is an offering by LeBox, Annette, author. Peace is an offering

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text show different ways that peace can be found, made, and shared.

Nov 29, 2016