New Children's Picture Books

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

View all on one page

RSS

Sign up for new Children's Picture Books emails

Title Date addedsort ascending
Kings of the castle by Turnbull, Victoria, author, illustrator. Kings of the castle

George wants to build a sand castle that would turn any monster green, but when he meets the strangest creature he has ever seen, the night takes an unexpected turn.

May 19, 2017
Jabari jumps by Cornwall, Gaia, author, illustrator. Jabari jumps

After he passes his swimming test, little Jabari decides he's ready to try jumping off the diving board, but when the big moment arrives, Jabari needs to work up the courage to jump.

May 19, 2017
It's great being a dad by Bar-el, Dan, author. It's great being a dad

When a gang of mythical creatures needs a hand, Dad steps in to save the day.

May 19, 2017
Independence Cake - a revolutionary confection inspired by Amelia Simmons, whose true history is unfortunately unknown by Hopkinson, Deborah, author. Independence Cake - a revolutionary confection inspired by Amelia Simmons, whose true history is unfortunately unknown

In this fictional story, Amelia Simmons, writer of the first American cookbook, creates an Independence Cake in 1789 to offer the newly elected President, George Washington.

May 19, 2017
I'm Smart! by McMullan, Kate/ McMullan, Jim (ILT) I'm Smart!

May 19, 2017
I'm awake! by Eaton, Maxwell, author. I'm awake!

"An energetic young critter tries to coax his dad out of bed in the morning"--

May 19, 2017
I want two birthdays! by Ross, Tony. I want two birthdays!

A little princess decides that two birthdays would be better than one, and three better than two, until every day becomes her birthday, but she soon realizes that the more birthdays she has, the less special they are.

May 19, 2017
I want a sister! by Ross, Tony, author, illustrator. I want a sister!

Upon learning that her family is expecting a new baby, a little princess insists that a boy would be unacceptable--she wants a sister.

May 19, 2017
I don't know what to call my cat by Philip, Simon, 1988- author. I don't know what to call my cat

Before a little girl has a chance to name the cat that arrives unexpectedly at her house, he disappears again only to be replaced by another "pet," Steve the gorilla.

May 19, 2017
How to raise a mom by Reagan, Jean, 1965- author. How to raise a mom

Provides instructions for raising a happy, healthy mother, including introducing such stress-reducing activities as searching for wiggly worms, painting rainbows, eating snacks, and playing with toys.

May 19, 2017
How to find a friend by Costa, Maria S., author, illustrator. How to find a friend

A wistful blue squirrel and an athletic red rabbit are each looking for a friend and missing each other by inches, although helpful bugs are trying to steer them in the right direction.

May 19, 2017
A horse named Steve by Collier, Kelly (Kelly M.), author, illustrator. A horse named Steve

"Steve is a fine horse, begins Kelly Collier s clever picture book. But he thinks he could be finer. He wants to be EXCEPTIONAL. When Steve finds a beautiful gold horn lying on the ground in the forest, he realizes he has found his path to the exceptional! He immediately ties the horn to the top of his head and prances off to show his friends. Not everyone is impressed, but most of his friends agree Steve and his horn are indeed exceptional. In fact, many of his friends are so inspired, they dec

May 19, 2017
Hey, Boy by Strouse, Benjamin, author. Hey, Boy

"A little boy must give up his new dog after he gets hurt caring for him, but never gives up on dreams of them being together"--

May 19, 2017
Hattie & Hudson by Van Dusen, Chris, author, illustrator. Hattie & Hudson

Exploring the lake near her home, young Hattie befriends a friendly but enormous lake monster she names Hudson who terrifies everyone else because of his size and they work together to teach her community about prejudging others by their appearance.

May 19, 2017
Harry and Clare's amazing staycation by Staunton, Ted, 1956- author. Harry and Clare's amazing staycation

Not going away for vacation during spring break, Harry and Clare must use their imaginations to travel to far away places while stuck inside during a rainy day.

May 19, 2017
Greetings, Leroy by Sadu, Itah, 1961- author. Greetings, Leroy

Writing an email to his friend back in Jamaica, a young boy recounts all the events of his first day at his new school in Canada.

May 19, 2017
Goodnight, numbers by McKellar, Danica, author. Goodnight, numbers

Illustrations and simple text help the reader understand the numbers one to ten and recognize them as they appear all around us, especially at bedtime. Includes note to parents.

May 19, 2017
Good morning, Superman by Dahl, Michael, author. Good morning, Superman

Follow along as a young boy gets ready for a superhero day!

May 19, 2017
Good morning, Grizzle Grump! by Blecha, Aaron, author. Good morning, Grizzle Grump!

Winter is over! Spring has sprung! Grizzle Grump has just woken up from his long winter slumber. His big bear belly is quite rumbly. So he sets off with his trusty squirrel sidekick in search of a springtime snack.

May 19, 2017
Goldfish Ghost by Snicket, Lemony, author. Goldfish Ghost

Goldfish Ghost was born on the surface of the water in the bowl on a dresser in a boy’s room. The boy’s room was pleasant and familiar, but Goldfish Ghost wanted company, so he set out to find a friend. He floats over the neighborhood, past the pier, and let the breeze carry him into town where he discovers that not many people pay attention to goldfish ghosts. Off he floats, searching for the perfect home and the perfect friend and then he hears a voice.

May 19, 2017

Pages