New Children's Picture Books

New arrivals added to our Children's Picture Books Collection in the last 7 days

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Princessland by Jenkins, Emily, 1967- author. Princessland

Bored and in a bad mood, Romy wants Lady Cat to take her to Princessland, until Romy discovers that everyday life can be quite magical.

Feb 23, 2017
Queen Dog by Heos, Bridget, author. Queen Dog

Queen Dog must adjust to not being the center of attention when a new baby arrives.

Feb 23, 2017
Raisin, the Littlest Cow by Busch, Miriam/ Day, Larry (ILT) Raisin, the Littlest Cow

Feb 19, 2017
Ready, set ... baby! by Rusch, Elizabeth, author. Ready, set ... baby!

Big kids Anna and Oliver give young readers the inside scoop on what to expect when a new baby is expected. In a fresh picture book/comic style, Ready, Set...Baby offers up a funny, loving, reassuring peek into life as a big brother or sister--with solid information, kid-friendly humor, and even tips for parents on how to help kids thrive when the new baby arrives.

Feb 24, 2017
Samson - the piranha who went to dinner by Bentley, Tadgh, author, illustrator. Samson - the piranha who went to dinner

Wanting to try new things, Samson aspires to sample fine cuisine at fancy restaurants before discovering that the new restaurants in his corner of the sea are not exactly welcoming to customers with big teeth and scary smiles.

Feb 23, 2017
Say hello, Sophie by Wells, Rosemary, author. Say hello, Sophie

"Sophie's parents tell her to say 'Hello,' 'Thank-you,' and 'Goodbye,' but the words stick like glue in Sophie's mouth and won't come out"--

Feb 19, 2017
Share, Big Bear, Share! by Wright, Maureen/ Hillenbrand, Will (ILT) Share, Big Bear, Share!

Feb 23, 2017
Shine! by McDonnell, Patrick, 1956- author. Shine!

"A starfish named Little Hoshi struggles to find happiness in her underwater ocean world and wishes she could be a star in the sky, but with the help of her ocean friends, she discovers the shine within"--

Feb 23, 2017
Sometimes it's storks by Kelly, L. J. R, author. Sometimes it's storks

Relates where some babies come from as a parent tells a child of the long and strange journey that began with a careless stork and ended with the baby finally reaching home.

Feb 22, 2017
Spunky little monkey by Martin, Bill, 1916-2004, author. Spunky little monkey

Little monkey will not get out of bed, so the doctor prescribes some exercise, and monkey learns to dance.

Feb 22, 2017
Stanley's store by Bee, William, author, illustrator. Stanley's store

During a busy day at the grocery store, Stanley uses a fork lift to remove fruits and vegetables from a truck, makes a display, and helps customers.

Feb 18, 2017
The alphabet thief by Richardson, Bill, 1955- author. The alphabet thief

When night falls, a peculiar thief steals each letter of the alphabet, creating a topsy-turvy world as she goes.

Feb 23, 2017
The bear who wasn't there and the fabulous forest by Lavie, Oren, 1976- author. The bear who wasn't there and the fabulous forest

One day, a few minutes after Once Upon a Time, a bear awakes to find he has lost something very important: himself! He sets out into the Fabulous Forest to find himself, using only a few clues scrawled on a piece of paper: the bear he's looking for is a nice bear; he is a happy bear; and he's very handsome too! These sound like pretty good qualities to Bear, and so begins his memorable journey. With the help of Fabulous Forest critters like the Convenience Cow, the Lazy Lizard, and the Penultima

Feb 23, 2017
The Berenstain bears go to the doctor by Berenstain, Stan, 1923-2005. The Berenstain bears go to the doctor

Dr. Grizzly gives the Berenstain cubs a regular checkup.

Feb 18, 2017
The Berenstain Bears lose a friend by Berenstain, Stan, 1923-2005. The Berenstain Bears lose a friend

When Papa and Mama Bear find Sister Bear's pet goldfish, Goldie, floating belly-up in her fishbowl, they worry about how Sister will feel over the loss of her close friend.

Feb 19, 2017
The catawampus cat by Eaton, Jason Carter, author. The catawampus cat

The catawampus cat walked into town one day at a slant, and since then everyone in town is seeing their world with fresh eyes.

Feb 19, 2017
The Clue in the Papyrus Scroll by Warner, Gertrude Chandler (CRT)/ VanArsdale, Anthony (ILT) The Clue in the Papyrus Scroll

Feb 19, 2017
The egg thief by Adams, Alane, author. The egg thief

"Young Georgie wakes up to a morning of chores in 1920s Pennsylvania when he gets the bad news--someone has stolen all the eggs in the henhouse! The culprit is Buster, a stray dog who drags Georgie off on an adventure to find more eggs. Before Georgie can catch his breath, he's in over his head."--Page [2] of book jacket.

Feb 22, 2017
The Giant Jumperee by Donaldson, Julia, author. The Giant Jumperee

A baby frog scares the other animals.

Feb 23, 2017
The green umbrella by Kramer, Jackie Azúa, author. The green umbrella

When Elephant takes a quiet stroll with his green umbrella, he is hindered by Hedgehog, Cat, Bear, and Rabbit, each asserting that his umbrella is truly their boat, tent, flying machine, and cane.

Feb 23, 2017