New Children's Picture Books

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I wonder - celebrating daddies doin' work by Richards, Doyin, 1974- author.

I wonder - celebrating daddies doin' work

"Words and photos celebrating fathers"--

May 24, 2016
Stick and Stone by Ferry, Beth.

Stick and Stone

Stick and Stone are both lonely until Pinecone's teasing causes one to stick up for the other, and a solid friendship is formed.

May 24, 2016
Strong As a Bear by Stangl, Katrin (ILT)

Strong As a Bear

May 24, 2016
Steamboat school by Hopkinson, Deborah.

Steamboat school

In 1847 St. Louis, Missouri, when a new law against educating African Americans forces Reverend John to close his school, he finds an ingenious solution to the new state law by moving his school to a steamboat in the Mississippi River. Includes author's note on Reverend John Berry Meachum, a minister, entrepreneur, and educator who fought tirelessly for the rights of African Americans.

May 24, 2016
Snail and Slug by Cazet, Denys, author, illustrator.

Snail and Slug

When Snail and Slug decide to have a picnic, a mean banana slug demands they fork over their lettuce, but the pair of new friends find the courage to stand up to the bully.

May 24, 2016
Doctor Nice by Gorbachev, Valeri, author, illustrator.

Doctor Nice

Doctor Nice spends a busy morning helping his patients with various winter ailments, including Moose, who caught cold after falling through the ice, and the goat kids, who have headaches from head-butting while playing hockey.

May 24, 2016
Chicken in space by Lehrhaupt, Adam.

Chicken in space

"An adventurous chicken and her pig friend travel to what they believe is outer space, fueled by their imaginations"--

May 24, 2016
Blocks by Dickson, Irene, author.


Ruby has red blocks. Benji has blue blocks. But what happens when they won't share?

May 24, 2016
The blobfish book by Olien, Jessica, author, illustrator.

The blobfish book

"Did you know that the deepest parts of the ocean are over one mile deep|too far down for any sunlight to reach? That|s where Blobfish lives. But this book isn|t about Blobfish...or is it?"--Publisher.

May 24, 2016
Beard in a box by Cotter, Bill, author, illustrator.

Beard in a box

Wanting to be more like his father, a young boy spends all of his money on a product that will supposedly let him grow a beard almost instantly.

May 24, 2016
Beard boy by Flannery, John (John Patrick), author.

Beard boy

"Young Ben wants a beard of his very own so he can look like the coolest guy around--his dad"--

May 24, 2016
This is not a picture book by Ruzzier, Sergio, 1966- author, illustrator.

This is not a picture book

Duck finds a book and is surprised to discover that there are books with words and no pictures--and that even without pictures a book can interest and excite you.

May 24, 2016
What to do with a box by Yolen, Jane, auhor.

What to do with a box

"Jane Yolen poetically reminds young readers that a simple box can be a child's most imaginative plaything as artist Chris Sheban illustrates its myriad and magical uses"--

May 24, 2016
The Saddest Toilet in the World by Apple, Sam/ Ricks, Sam (ILT)

The Saddest Toilet in the World

May 24, 2016
Painting Pepette by Lodding, Linda/ Fletcher, Claire (ILT)

Painting Pepette

May 24, 2016
Opal's Big Move by Marsh, Laura F. (ADP)

Opal's Big Move

May 24, 2016
One day in the eucalyptus, eucalyptus tree by Bernstrom, Daniel, author.

One day in the eucalyptus, eucalyptus tree

Gobbled by a snake, a crafty boy finds a find a way out of his predictament by encouraging the snake to eat an increasing number of animals.

May 24, 2016
Wolf camp by Zuill, Andrea, author, illustrator.

Wolf camp

"Homer the dog goes away to wolf camp to learn how to bring out his inner wolf"--

May 24, 2016
With Dad, it's like that by Brun-Cosme, Nadine, author.

With Dad, it's like that

"When Mom's at the movies, Dad is in charge of bath time, dinnertime, and bedtime. Nothing is quite right--but maybe that's not so bad"--

May 24, 2016
Samanthasaurus rex by Mandell, B. B., author.

Samanthasaurus rex

Samanthasaurus rex is a T. rex who marches to the beat of her own drummer, and saves the day in her own unique way.

May 24, 2016