New Children's Picture Books

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Curious George harvest hoedown by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977, creator. Curious George harvest hoedown

Curious George can't wait to join the Uptown Bluegrass Band for a good old-fashioned country hoedown. When George accidentally ruins the man's guitar while trying to clean it, George and Allie decide to make a new guitar! With a shoestring, rubber band, fishing wire, and yoyo, George and Allie's creation has a truly unique sound! Bonus activities help reinforce the concepts in the story, including instructions for building your very own homemade string instrument!

Oct 17, 2017
Dino-dancing by Wheeler, Lisa, 1963- author. Dino-dancing

"Dinosaurs compete in genres of dance from hip-hop to ballet to swing dancing and more at the Dino-Dancing Finale"--

Oct 19, 2017
Draw the line by Otoshi, Kathryn, author, illustrator. Draw the line

After two boys drawing their own lines realize they can connect them, a misstep creates a rift between them.

Oct 17, 2017
Drop by drop - a story of Rabbi Akiva by Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- author. Drop by drop - a story of Rabbi Akiva

"With his wife's encouragement, a shepherd learns to read at age 40 and eventually becomes one of the greatest sages in Jewish history"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 17, 2017
Ellie in concert by Wu, Mike, author, illustrator. Ellie in concert

"Since Ellie the elephant saved her home with her wonderful paintings, the zoo is back in business and the animals are more energetic than ever. All except for Lucy the giraffe, who hasn't been able to sleep with all the noise. Determined to help her friend, Ellie tries to tone down the ruckus and organize the animals into an orchestra"--

Oct 17, 2017
Everything is Mama by Fallon, Jimmy, author. Everything is Mama

A lot of babies' first words were Dada. However, everything after that was Mama. Readers take a look from a baby's point of view as different animals try to teach their children that there are other words in addition to Mama for familiar objects and activities.

Oct 18, 2017
Federica by Ritchie, Scot, author. Federica

Little Federica spends time in the park to get away from her buggy, messy house, until her and her animals come up with a clever solution.

Oct 19, 2017
First times by Ghigna, Charles, author. First times

"A picture book that celebrates the important adventures children experience as they grow."--

Oct 19, 2017
Frida Kahlo and the bravest girl in the world by Anholt, Laurence, author, illustrator. Frida Kahlo and the bravest girl in the world

"When Mariana goes to Frida Kahlo's house to have her portrait painted by the famous Mexican artist, she is scared. She's a little bit afraid of the beautiful lady with her exotic pets and her "frog-toad" --and she's heard that Frida keeps a skeleton in her bedroom! But as Frida paints Mariana, their friendship blossoms. Frida tells Mariana about her life and the terrible accident that almost killed her, while Mariana discovers how love, creativity, determination, and above all--courage-- can gi

Oct 21, 2017
George and his shadow by Calì, Davide, 1972- author. George and his shadow

After George sees his shadow sitting at the kitchen table one morning, they embark on their day together and George must decide if he is a friend or foe.

Oct 19, 2017
Ghost cat by Bunting, Eve, 1928- author. Ghost cat

After his death, Sailor Boy decided to stay at Port Carrick lighthouse with his friend, the lighthouse keeper, and when disaster strikes, he is there to help.

Oct 19, 2017
Give me back my book! by Foster, Travis, author, illustrator. Give me back my book!

Two friends, Redd and Bloo argue over the possession of one special book with a green cover, hard cover, a nice spine, and pages turn from right to left--but unite when Bookworm walks off with it.

Oct 19, 2017
Good day, good night by Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952, author. Good day, good night

A little rabbit greets each day and says good night to the familiar things outside.

Oct 19, 2017
Goodbye autumn, hello winter by Pak, Kenard, author, illustrator. Goodbye autumn, hello winter

"In a simple, cheerful conversation with nature, two young children witness how the season changes from autumn to winter"--

Oct 19, 2017
Goodnight hockey fans by Larsen, Andrew, 1960- author. Goodnight hockey fans

When a young boy must go to bed before the end of the ice hockey game on television, he secretly turns on the radio under his pillow and is soon dreaming that he is a part of the game he is listening to.

Oct 19, 2017
Gum by Willard, Nancy/ Newman, Jeff (ILT) Gum

Oct 19, 2017
Harold's fairy tale - further adventures with the purple crayon by Johnson, Crockett, 1906-1975. Harold's fairy tale - further adventures with the purple crayon

With his purple crayon Harold draws his way into an enchanted garden troubled by a giant witch.

Oct 21, 2017
Harvest home by Yolen, Jane. Harvest home

A young farm girl and her family bring in the new harvest and celebrate with prayers, songs, and a festive meal. Includes instructions for making a harvest doll from corn husks.

Oct 21, 2017
Here We Are - Notes for Living on Planet Earth by Jeffers, Oliver/ Jeffers, Oliver (ILT) Here We Are - Notes for Living on Planet Earth

Oct 19, 2017
Hooray for books! by Won, Brian, author, illustrator. Hooray for books!

While Turtle seeks his favorite book, each of his friends offers his or her favorite to thank him for sharing.

Oct 17, 2017