New Children's Picture Books

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Zombelina by Crow, Kristyn, author. Zombelina

A young zombie gives a haunting performance in her first ballet dance recital.

Feb 18, 2017
Watersong by McCanna, Tim, author. Watersong

"A fox's journey to take shelter from a rainstorm, told entirely in onomatopoeia"--

Feb 18, 2017
Vampirina ballerina hosts a sleepover by Pace, Anne Marie, author. Vampirina ballerina hosts a sleepover

"Before Vampirina can host her very first sleepover there are a few things she must keep in mind: be polite and offer her guests food (like blood pudding); plan some games like scavenger hunt (but keep the clues simple so no one gets lost); and don't forget to dance! Vampirina may be a little nervous at first, but by following a few simple rules she will host the Best Sleepover Ever!"--

Feb 18, 2017
Trashy town by Zimmerman, Andrea Griffing. Trashy town

Little by little, can by can, Mr. Gillie, the trash man, cleans up his town.

Feb 18, 2017
This & that by Fox, Mem, 1946- author. This & that

In rhyming text Mother mouse tells her child stories at bedtime.

Feb 18, 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
Polar bear, polar bear, what do you hear? by Martin, Bill, 1916-2004. Polar bear, polar bear, what do you hear?

Zoo animals from polar bear to walrus make their distinctive sounds for each other, while children imitate the sounds for the zookeeper.

Feb 18, 2017
Pete the cat. Five little ducks by Dean, James, 1957- author, illustrator. Pete the cat. Five little ducks

Readers are invited to join Pete the Cat as he stars in the classic song "Five Little Ducks."

Feb 18, 2017
Melric and the crown by McKee, David, author, illustrator. Melric and the crown

It's time for the yearly Ceremony of the Crown, where the King proves his right to rule. But something strange is going on: the King's crown keeps going missing! Can Melric get to the bottom of this royal riddle before the King and his crown are put to the test?

Feb 18, 2017
The little mouse, the red ripe strawberry, and the big hungry bear by Wood, Don, 1945- author, illustrator. The little mouse, the red ripe strawberry, and the big hungry bear

Overview: First published in 1984, a picture book in which the Little Mouse will do all he can to save his strawberry from the Big, Hungry Bear, even if it means sharing it with the reader. The Little Mouse and the Big Hungry Bear are known and loved by millions of children around the world. Little Mouse loves strawberries, but so does the bear. How will Little Mouse stop the bear from eating his freshly picked, red, ripe strawberry?

Feb 18, 2017
In the night kitchen by Sendak, Maurice. In the night kitchen

A little boy's dream-fantasy in which he helps three fat bakers get milk for their cake batter.

Feb 18, 2017
I'm going to give you a bear hug! by Cooney, Caroline B., author. I'm going to give you a bear hug!

A playful and comforting bedtime book that imagines all the wonderful ways a child might give and receive a hug. Whether it's a big bear, gasp for air, knock over a chair hug or a wet and drippy, slimy, slippy fish hug, children will giggle their way through all the imaginative examples. Cooney's sweet, whimsical rhymes encourage playful interaction between parent and child and ultimately help them wind down before they snuggle into bed and drift off to sleep. -- Publisher description.

Feb 18, 2017
How the crayons saved the rainbow by Sweeney, Monica, author. How the crayons saved the rainbow

When best friends Sun and Clouds clash and refuse to share the sky, Earth's colors are threatened until crayons create the biggest rainbow they can.

Feb 18, 2017
How do dinosaurs go to school? by Yolen, Jane, author. How do dinosaurs go to school?

Explains how little dinosaurs should behave during a typical school day.

Feb 18, 2017
Hooray for fish! by Cousins, Lucy, author, illustrator. Hooray for fish!

Little Fish has all sorts of fishy friends in his underwater home, but loves one of them most of all.

Feb 18, 2017
Guess what? by Fox, Mem, 1946- Guess what?

Through a series of questions to which the reader must answer yes or no, the personality and occupation of a lady called Daisy O'Grady are revealed.

Feb 18, 2017
Duck soup by Urbanovic, Jackie. Duck soup

Maxwell Duck is trying to invent a soup that everyone will remember him for, but when he goes out to look for the missing ingredient and his friends show up, they think he has fallen into the soup.

Feb 18, 2017
Caterpillar dreams by McFarland, Clive, author, illustrator. Caterpillar dreams

Follows the adventures of Henri the Caterpillar, who leaves the safety of his garden to embark on an adventure of a lifetime.

Feb 18, 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
Bear snores on by Wilson, Karma, author. Bear snores on

On a cold winter night many animals gather to party in the cave of a sleeping bear, who then awakes and protests that he has missed the food and the fun.

Feb 18, 2017