New Children's Picture Books

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Mr. Wayne's Masterpiece by Polacco, Patricia/ Polacco, Patricia (ILT)

Mr. Wayne's Masterpiece

Jul 13, 2014
My cold plum lemon pie bluesy mood by Brown, Tameka Fryer.

My cold plum lemon pie bluesy mood

Jamie describes his mood throughout the day, using colors and rhythmic text, as he changes from an "easy green mood" while drawing a picture for his sister to a "brooding black mood" when he is teased for doing so.

Jul 9, 2014
My first Kafka - runaways, rodents, & giant bugs by Roth, Matthue, author.

My first Kafka - runaways, rodents, & giant bugs

"Storyteller Matthue Roth and artist Rohan Daniel Eason adapt three Kafka stories into startling, creepy, fun stories for all ages."--Jacket flap.

Jul 13, 2014
My pet book by Staake, Bob, 1957- author, illustrator.

My pet book

A boy's search for the perfect pet leads him to the bookstore, where he finds a bright red book that becomes his best friend.

Jul 13, 2014
My teacher is a monster! (no, I am not) by Brown, Peter, 1979- author, illustrator.

My teacher is a monster! (no, I am not)

Bobby thinks his teacher, Ms. Kirby, is horrible, but when he sees her outside of school and they spend a day in the park together, he discovers she might not be so bad after all.

Jul 13, 2014
Nancy Knows by Young, Cybele

Nancy Knows

Jul 13, 2014
Ninja! by Chung, Arree, author, illustrator.

Ninja!

"A ninja must be strong, courageous, and silent! He creeps through the house on a secret mission. There may be obstacles! But have no fear--a true ninja can overcome all challenges"--

Jul 10, 2014
No Nap! Yes Nap! by Palatini, Margie/ Yaccarino, Dan (ILT)

No Nap! Yes Nap!

Jul 13, 2014
Norman, speak! by Adderson, Caroline, 1963- author.

Norman, speak!

After a family adopts a dog from a local shelter, they cannot understand why he doesn't respond to commands, until a chance encounter in the dog park reveals that their new dog only understands Chinese.

Jul 9, 2014
Ola by D'Aulaire, Ingri, 1904-1980.

Ola

When Ola, a Norwegian boy, dons his skis in search of adventure, he meets new friends, joins a wedding party, encounters a howling dragon, and learns folklore from fishermen as they pull codfish from the icy waters.

Jul 13, 2014
On my way to school by Maizes, Sarah.

On my way to school

Livi imagines herself as an elephant, a Sherpa leading an expedition up Mount Everest, and a movie star signing autographs as she tries to avoid going to school.

Jul 13, 2014
On my way to school by Maizes, Sarah.

On my way to school

Livi imagines herself as an elephant, a Sherpa leading an expedition up Mount Everest, and a movie star signing autographs as she tries to avoid going to school.

Jul 7, 2014
Otis and the Scarecrow by Long, Loren/ Long, Loren (ILT)

Otis and the Scarecrow

Jul 13, 2014
Pardon me! by Miyares, Daniel, author, illustrator.

Pardon me!

A bird tries to keep his spot to himself only to discover that spot is not so safe.

Jul 13, 2014
Peep leap by Verdick, Elizabeth, author.

Peep leap

A counting book that highlights the giant leap that wood ducks must make on their second day in the world.

Jul 13, 2014
Pete the Cat and the new guy by Dean, Kim, 1969-

Pete the Cat and the new guy

Pete the Cat and his animal friends welcome Gus the Platypus, who discovers his own special talent.

Jul 13, 2014
Pomelo's big adventure by Badescu, Ramona, author.

Pomelo's big adventure

"Pomelo leaves his garden for the first time and goes on an adventure into the wide world. He meets up with many obstacles, learns to feel safe on his own, and makes his first real friend"--

Jul 11, 2014
Princess wannabe by Lammle, Leslie, author, illustrator.

Princess wannabe

After magically entering her bedtime fairy tale book, Fern discovers what it is like to be a princess.

Jul 10, 2014
Princesses are not just pretty by Lum, Kate.

Princesses are not just pretty

"When Princesses Mellie, Allie, and Libby begin to argue about which princess is the prettiest, they decide to hold a contest. But of course, the girls get side-tracked helping others on their way to the contest leaving Princess Mellie as the muddiest, Princess Allie as the yuckiest, and Princess Libby as the drippiest. But due to their kindness, the princesses win in the end"--

Jul 13, 2014
Princesses are not just pretty by Lum, Kate.

Princesses are not just pretty

"When Princesses Mellie, Allie, and Libby begin to argue about which princess is the prettiest, they decide to hold a contest. But of course, the girls get side-tracked helping others on their way to the contest leaving Princess Mellie as the muddiest, Princess Allie as the yuckiest, and Princess Libby as the drippiest. But due to their kindness, the princesses win in the end"--

Jul 7, 2014