New Children's Picture Books

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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
The mouse and the moon by Alborozo, 1972- author, illustrator. The mouse and the moon

"A mouse wants to meet the moon, but finds a surprising new friend instead"--

Dec 3, 2016
The most perfect snowman by Britt, Chris, author, illustrator. The most perfect snowman

Drift was a plain snowman who dreamed of wearing a scarf, mittens, and stylish hat, and having a pointy orange carrot nose. When a blizzard begins to blow, Drift gives up the things he loves to help others.

Dec 3, 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
The Littlest Family's big day by Martin, Emily Winfield, author, illustrator. The Littlest Family's big day

"The Littlest Family goes wandering in the woods and just when they think they are lost, they find their way home again"--

Dec 3, 2016
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
The king of the birds by Macam, Acree Graham, author. The king of the birds

"Young Flannery collects birds of every type she can find. But when she brings home a peacock to be the king of her collection, he refuses to show off his colourful tail"--Front jacket flap.

Dec 3, 2016
In the red canoe by Davidson, Leslie A., author. In the red canoe

In this rhyming picture book, a young girl describes the magical encounters with wildlife that she and her grandfather witness while out in the red canoe.

Dec 3, 2016
Imagine a city by Hurst, Elise, author, illustrator. Imagine a city

Two children embark on an adventure of imagination and possibility.

Dec 3, 2016
I'll wait, Mr. Panda by Antony, Steve, author, illustrator. I'll wait, Mr. Panda

Mr. Panda is making something, and all of his animal friends are interested--but only Penguin is willing to wait to see what it is.

Dec 3, 2016
The grizzly bear who lost his grrrrr! by Biddulph, Rob, author, illustrator. The grizzly bear who lost his grrrrr!

Each year, for as long as the forest has stood, a contest is held for the bears of the wood... Fred is the champion. He's the best. But being the best takes time and training, especially when it comes to having the loudest growl. Then, one morning, disaster strikes -- Fred's GRRRRR is gone! Oh, no! Will Fred find his GRRRRR and realize that there's more to life than being a winner?

Dec 3, 2016
The Great North Woods by Heinz, Brian J., 1946- author. The Great North Woods

"In the northeastern region known as the Great North Woods, day dawns with quivering Aspens, waters teem with life, forests prowl with predators, and nature is celebrated in rhyme"--Provided by publisher.

Dec 3, 2016
The gingerbread man loose at the zoo by Murray, Laura, 1970- The gingerbread man loose at the zoo

When the gingerbread man gets separated from his class during a field trip to the zoo, he uses his teacher's animal scavenger hunt clues to find his way back to them.

Dec 3, 2016
Friend or foe? by Sobol, John, 1963- author. Friend or foe?

A lonely mouse lived in a small house beside a great palace. In the great palace lived a cat.

Dec 3, 2016
Fox and the jumping contest by Tabor, Corey R., author. Fox and the jumping contest

"Fox really, really wants to win the jumping contest. He knows just where he'll put that first-place trophy. The only problem? Fox is not a very good jumper. But he is a very good schemer. . . .The irrepressible fox (sort of) wins and (sort of) gets his comeuppance in this hilarious modern-day trickster tale" Cover-flap.

Dec 3, 2016
First snow by Pak, Po-mi, author. First snow

Follows a young girl's adventures, including rolling a snowman and making snow angels, as she explores the wonder of snow.

Dec 3, 2016
Farmer Falgu goes on a trip by Chitra Soundar, author. Farmer Falgu goes on a trip

Tired of his noisy farm, Falgu decides to take a trip to find some silence, coming to a realization along the way.

Dec 3, 2016
Even superheroes have bad days by Becker, Shelly, author. Even superheroes have bad days

A group of superheroes are having a bad day and learn to cope with their emotions.

Dec 3, 2016
Dear dragon by Funk, Josh, author. Dear dragon

As a school project, George and Blaise become pen pals, writing rhyming letters about their favorite things to do, unaware that one is human and the other a dragon.

Dec 3, 2016
The cat from Hunger Mountain by Young, Ed, author, illustrator. The cat from Hunger Mountain

Lord Cat lives a lavish lifestyle until drought strikes Hunger Mountain, but when he goes to seek sustenance, he finds much more than food.

Dec 3, 2016