New Children's Picture Books

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Finding wild by Lloyd, Megan Wagner, author.

Finding wild

"All the ways and places that wild exists in our world and where you can find it"--

Aug 24, 2016
Bossy Flossy by Bogan, Paulette, author, illustrator.

Bossy Flossy

A bossy girl meets her match.

Aug 24, 2016
Come home, Angus by Downes, Patrick, 1968- author.

Come home, Angus

Little Angus wakes up angry, and decides to run away from home when his mother scolds him for being rude--but he is very soon lost, hungry, and more than a little frightened.

Aug 24, 2016
101 reasons why I'm not taking a bath by McAnulty, Stacy, author.

101 reasons why I'm not taking a bath

A young boy who thinks baths are dumb, dangerous, and a complete waste of time changes his mind after finally getting into the tub with his toy boat.

Aug 24, 2016
You've got dragons by Cave, Kathryn.

You've got dragons

A young boy discovers that he has worries and fears that appear to him as dragons and shares what he learns about living with them.

Aug 24, 2016
Wild backyard by Riggs, Kate, author.

Wild backyard

"Detailed illustrations and simple text are paired within a board book format to introduce young readers to six animals and their mini-habitats common to urban or rural backyards"--

Aug 24, 2016
What a beautiful morning by Levine, Arthur A., 1962- author.

What a beautiful morning

When his grandpa seems to have forgotten how to do the things that they love, Noah's grandma steps in, while Noah tries to find something he can share with his grandpa.

Aug 24, 2016
The water princess by Verde, Susan.

The water princess

"The story of one young girl's quest to bring clean drinking water to her African village"--

Aug 24, 2016
Walter's wonderful web by Hopgood, Tim, author.

Walter's wonderful web

Trying to build a sturdy web, Walter the spider tries a number of shapes before weaving the perfect one.

Aug 24, 2016
Wake up, city! by Silverman, Erica, author.

Wake up, city!

A little girl and her father make their way to school as the whole city wakes up around them.

Aug 24, 2016
This is our baby, born today by Bajaj, Varsha, author.

This is our baby, born today

"A baby elephant's birth is celebrated by its loving herd"--

Aug 24, 2016
Shapes, reshape! by Borando, Silvia, author, illustrator.

Shapes, reshape!

EARLY LEARNING: NUMBERS & COUNTING. Count down from 10 to 1 in this playful interactive exploration of the shapes that make up our favourite animals. The shapes, at first, are lined up neatly in rows. But, at the turn of the page, they're mixed up, moved around and reshaped into all kinds of animals! Buzzy and clucky and scaly and sluuuurpy! Look - these green shapes reshape into scaly things. What they could be? Turn the page to reveal ...of course! 3 alligators, snip, snap and snappy! As we vi

Aug 24, 2016
Wally does not want a haircut by Driscoll, Amanda, author, illustrator.

Wally does not want a haircut

Wally the sheep does not want to get the haircut he really needs, even after all the other farm animals get new hairdos, but when his shaggy wool gets him in trouble, he has no choice but to ask for a trim.

Aug 24, 2016
The mystery of the haunted farm by Dolan, Elys, author.

The mystery of the haunted farm

When spooky things begin to happen on his farm, Farmer Greg contacts a team of ghost-hunting pigs, who discover there's something suspicious about the chicken coop up on the hill, but the pigs soon realize that perhaps all is not quite as it seems.

Aug 24, 2016
The happy egg by Krauss, Ruth, author.

The happy egg

A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly.

Aug 24, 2016
Emerson barks by Woodruff, Liza, author, illustrator.

Emerson barks

"A little dog with a big bark saves the day"--

Aug 24, 2016
88 instruments by Barton, Chris, author.

88 instruments

"A little boy can't choose which instrument to play, so he decides to try them all"--

Aug 24, 2016
The sound of silence by Goldsaito, Katrina.

The sound of silence

Yoshio delights in the everyday sounds of Tokyo, but when a musician tells him that her favorite sound is ma, the Japanese word for silence, Yoshio sets out to hear this sound for himself among the hustle and bustle of the city. Includes information on the Japanese concept of ma.

Aug 24, 2016
Goodnight, goodnight, construction site [Glow-in-the-dark edition] by Rinker, Sherri Duskey, author.

Goodnight, goodnight, construction site [Glow-in-the-dark edition]

Even the roughest, toughest readers will want to turn off their engines and snuggle up with these sweet and soothing stories. Gentle rhyming text and vibrant art make these books surefire bedtime favorites for train- and construction-crazy kids everywhere.

Aug 24, 2016
Wonderfall by Hall, Michael, 1954- author, illustrator.

Wonderfall

Follows the story of a single tree through the changing of the seasons from fall to winter, as people, animals, and vehicles pass in front of the tree, celebrating holidays, playing in the leaves, and building nests. Includes blended words.

Aug 24, 2016