New Children's Picture Books

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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
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
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
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
Crown - an ode to the fresh cut by Barnes, Derrick D., author. Crown - an ode to the fresh cut

Celebrates the magnificent feeling that comes from walking out of a barber shop with newly-cut hair.

Oct 18, 2017
Come with me by McGhee, Holly M., author. Come with me

Frightened by news of angry people around the world, a young girl gets her parents' help in learning to be compassionate and brave a little at a time.

Oct 15, 2017
City mouse, country mouse by Rudy, Maggie, author, illustrator. City mouse, country mouse

City mouse William Gray and country mouse Tansy become good friends who enjoy visiting each other in the country and the city, but they miss each other when they are apart--is there a way for them to meet halfway without giving up the city and country lives they love?

Oct 19, 2017
City moon by Cole, Rachael, author. City moon

As they take a nighttime walk around their neighborhood looking for the elusive moon, a little boy asks his mother simple questions about it, and she patiently answers every one.

Oct 15, 2017
Choo choo - the story of a little engine who ran away by Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968, author, illustrator. Choo choo - the story of a little engine who ran away

A little engine decides it could go much faster without pulling all the other cars, so it takes off by itself.

Oct 17, 2017
Chicken wants a nap by Marchini, Tracy, author. Chicken wants a nap

"With the sun up and grass warm, a barnyard chicken is optimistic that it will be a comfortable day for a nap. However, forces keep conspiring against her--until it becomes a bad day for someone else"--

Oct 17, 2017
Cat on the bus by Kim, Aram, author. Cat on the bus

"Using onomatopoeia, this almost wordless story tells of a homeless cat who finds shelter on a bus where she meets a cat-loving Asian grandfather"--

Oct 15, 2017
Buster and the Baby by Hest, Amy/ Dunbar, Polly (ILT) Buster and the Baby

Oct 19, 2017
Bumpety, dunkety, thumpety-thump! by Going, K. L. (Kelly L.), author. Bumpety, dunkety, thumpety-thump!

Illustrations and onomatopoeic text capture a busy day in the life of two young siblings as they pick berries, help make a pie, and "thumpety-thump" their way to bed.

Oct 19, 2017
Bruce's big move by Higgins, Ryan T., author, illustrator. Bruce's big move

"With four geese, three mice, and a very grumpy bear all crowded into one den, Bruce is ready for a new home"--

Oct 21, 2017
Brave by McAnulty, Stacy. Brave

Every kid faces unique challenges, fears and pressures. Every kid can be brave. This book encourages kids to be brave in all the ways they can: trying new things, speaking their mind, confronting bullies, and more.

Oct 17, 2017
Book or bell? by Barton, Chris, author. Book or bell?

Engrossed in a book, Henry decides to ignore the school bell, which sets off a chain reaction.

Oct 19, 2017
Bonaparte falls apart by Cuyler, Margery, author. Bonaparte falls apart

Bonaparte the skeleton is literally falling to pieces and needs help from his friends to pull himself together before the first day of school.

Oct 19, 2017
Bizzy Mizz Lizzie by Shannon, David, 1959- author, illustrator. Bizzy Mizz Lizzie

Mizz Lizzie is the busiest bee in town, and she is determined to win the school spelling contest--but after studying all night she falls asleep during the contest, and when she finally wakes up she realizes that she has to learn to stop and smell the flowers.

Oct 17, 2017
Bedtime with Blippi by Blippi, author. Bedtime with Blippi

It's bedtime for Bippi, the time when he dreams. But the dreams aren't always what they seem...

Oct 15, 2017
Beautiful by McAnulty, Stacy, author. Beautiful

"Every girl is unique, talented and lovable ... Every girl is beautiful"--Jacket.

Oct 17, 2017