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Newly arrived at the library!

07/01/2015 - 3:53pm

A possum's tail Cover
Gabby Dawnay
Alex Barrow, illustrator
Samuel Drew and his toy dog walk through a busy streetscape to visit the possum family at the London Zoo and disappointedly make their way home after discovering the possums asleep, unaware that their animal friends are following them.
E Daw
Book
Jul 1, 2015
Audrey's tree house Cover
Jenny Hughes
Jonathan Bentley, illustrator
Because she is getting bigger, Audrey decides she needs a new house, so her father builds her a tree-house of her own.
E Hug
Book
Jun 19, 2015
Curious George discovers the ocean Cover
Bethany V. Freitas
George and the Man in the Yellow Hat travel under the sea on a submarine to find a lost satellite and learn about the plants and animals living in the ocean.
E Cur
Book
Jun 15, 2015
Daisy saves the day Cover
Shirley Hughes
Working in a big house owned by two refined ladies to support her mother and brothers, a young scullery maid in early-twentieth-century England borrows books and dreams of a better life before saving her employers from a kitchen fire.
E Hug
Book
Jun 9, 2015
Duncan the story dragon Cover
Amanda Driscoll
Duncan the Dragon loves to read--but he keeps accidentally lighting his book on fire. He wants to get to the end of his story, so he tries to find a friend to read to him.
E Dri
Book
Jun 9, 2015
Edmond, the moonlit party Cover
Astrid Desbordes
Marc Boutavant, illustrator
Claudia Zoe Bedrick, translator
Edmond the squirrel shares a tree with George, an owl who loves costumes, and Harry the bear, who throws wonderful parties that turn out even better when Edmond overcomes his shyness and joins in.
E Des
Book
Jul 1, 2015
Eeny, Meeny, Miney, Mo and Flo! Cover
Laurel Molk
Based on a classic nursery rhyme, four mice brothers attempt to catch animals, only to lose track of their sister, Flo, in the process.
E Mol
Book
Jun 9, 2015
Ferret fun in the sun Cover
Karen Rostoker-Gruber
Paul Rátz de Tagyos, illustrator
Two pet ferrets named Fudge and Einstein get ready for an Arizona vacation, and even though Fudge is nervous about going, Einstein is ready for an adventure.
E Ros
Book
Jun 19, 2015
Float Cover
Daniel Miyares
Wordless picture book about a boy who loses his paper boat in the rain.
E Miy
Book
Jun 9, 2015
Ginny Louise and the school showdown Cover
Tammi Sauer
Lynn Munsinger, illustrator
Ginny Louise stands up to bullying by the Truman Elementary Troublemakers and wins them over with her unwavering cheerfulness.
E Sau
Book
Jun 15, 2015
Goose goes to school Cover
Laura Wall
Goose follows Sophie to school.
E Wal
Book
Jun 18, 2015
I will never get a star on Mrs. Benson's blackboard Cover
Jennifer K Mann
Struggling in a class where her teacher puts stars on the board for good spelling, neatness, and correct answers, creative little Rose worries that she will never earn merits until she makes an oversized card that reflects her artistic talents.
E Man
Book
Jun 9, 2015
Little lost puppy Cover
Holly Webb
Rebecca Harry, illustrator
Excited for his first trip to the park Harry runs after a ball, and after getting lost in the woods, he befriends Ginger who helps him find his way home.
E Web
Book
Jun 19, 2015
Little Miss, big sis Cover
Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Peter Reynolds, illustrator
Illustrations and simple, rhyming text follow Little Miss as she learns to be a wonderful big sister.
E Ros
Book
Jun 15, 2015
Luke & the little seed Cover
Giuliano author Ferri
When Luke's grandfather gives him a bag of seeds as a birthday present, he is not impressed, but his grandfather assures him that if he plants them and takes care of them, eventually he will have something to eat and a place to play.
E Fer
Book
Jun 19, 2015
Megan Owlet Cover
Beth Anne Maresca
Tired of just supporting her big brothers in their activities, Megan Owlet tries to find something of her own to do and when she decides dancing is right for her, her brothers are there to help her succeed.
E Mar
Book
Jun 19, 2015
Melissa's octopus and other unsuitable pets Cover
Charlotte Voake
Melissa, Thomas, Betty, and Arthur all have pets that are very unsuitable for a wide range of very good reasons.
E Voa
Book
Jun 19, 2015
My dog is the best Cover
Laurie Ann Thompson
Paul Schmid, illustrator
A little boy identifies what makes his dog so special.
E Tho
Book
Jun 10, 2015
Never ask a dinosaur to dinner Cover
Gareth Edwards
Guy Parker-Rees, illustrator
Through a series of amusing examples, a young boy learns how to get ready for a good night's sleep--and bedtime should not include dinosaurs or sharks.
E Edw
Book
Jun 15, 2015
No yeti yet Cover
Mary Ann Fraser
When big brother decides that a snowy winter day is perfect for a yeti hunt, his little brother comes along, asking questions about the mysterious creatures all along the way.
E Fra
Book
Jun 24, 2015
Not this bear Cover
Alyssa Satin Capucilli
Lorna Hussey, illustrator
It's Bear's first day of school, and he's a bit reluctant to go. Mama says all bears love school; Bear isn't so sure. But school turns out to be full of fun--painting pictures, listening to stories, and making new friends. Maybe this bear will like school after all.
E Cap
Book
Jun 24, 2015
One word from Sophia Cover
Jim Averbeck
Yasmeen Ismail, illustrator
All Sophie wants for her birthday is a pet giraffe, but as she tries to convince different members of her rather complicated family to support her cause, each tells her she is using too many words until she finally hits on the perfect one.
E Ave
Book
Jun 15, 2015
Peanut Butter & Cupcake! Cover
Terry Border
Peanut Butter sets out with his soccer ball to find a friend after moving to a new town, but everyone from Hamburger to Soup seems to be too busy to play.
E Bor
Book
Jun 24, 2015
Polar bear's underwear Cover
Tupera Tupera (Firm)
Polar Bear has lost his underwear and he asks his friend, Mouse, to help him find it.
E Tup
Book
Jun 24, 2015
So cozy Cover
Lerryn Korda
When Dog's bed looks so inviting to his numerous animal friends that a teetering pileup of coziness ensues, a sneeze triggered by Mouse's presence on Elephant's trunk temporarily frightens everyone away.
E Kor
Book
Jun 10, 2015
Something extraordinary Cover
undefined Clanton
A little boy wants his wishes to come true.
E Cla
Book
Jun 10, 2015
Sun and moon Cover
Lindsey Yankey
Although he has always stayed in his own place in the sky, Moon asks to trade places with Sun for one day, but when Sun asks Moon to carefully examine the night, Moon has a change of heart.
E Yan
Book
Jul 1, 2015
The buk buk buk festival Cover
Mary Jane Auch
Herm Auch
Henrietta is a reader and a writer, unusual traits for a chicken, but when her book is published and she is invited to the Children's Book Festival, only the local librarian believes she is the author.
E Auc
Book
Jun 15, 2015
The fly Cover
undefined Horáček
A housefly introduces himself and talks about his day, and how he spends his time flying laps around a lamp to keep fit, avoiding being eaten by animals, and dodging flyswatters.
E Hor
Book
Jun 19, 2015
The night world Cover
undefined Gerstein
Sylvie the cat persuades her boy to go into the darkness very late at night, where they are greeted by the shadows of roses and other flowers, and by nocturnal animals who whisper, "it's almost here."
E Ger
Book
Jun 15, 2015
The two cars Cover
Ingri D'Aulaire
Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
On a magic moonlit night, the sleek, shiny automatic new car and the beat-up old car with many miles on its speedometer go for a drive to see which car is the best.
E DAu
Book
Jul 1, 2015
There was an old lady who swallowed a frog! Cover
Lucille Colandro
Jared D Lee, illustrator
Presents a retelling of the classic tale in which the solution proves worse than the predicament when an old lady swallows a frog and other objects associated with a garden.
E Col
Book
Jun 19, 2015
Three little owls Cover
Emanuele Luzzati
Quentin Blake, illustrator
John Yeoman, translator
Three irrepressible little owls mischievously journey around the world for a year between Christmas holidays.
E Luz
Book
Jul 1, 2015
What James said Cover
Liz Rosenberg
Matthew Myers, illustrator
A little girl ignores her best friend James after she hears rumors that he has been talking about her, but soon realizes that she misses his friendship.
E Ros
Book
Jun 15, 2015
Wherever you go Cover
Pat Zietlow Miller
Eliza Wheeler, illustrator
Illustrations and rhyming text follow a young rabbit as he leaves home on a journey, discovering the joys of different kinds of roads and what they may bring--including a way back home.
E Mil
Book
Jun 10, 2015
Who wants Broccoli? Cover
Val Jones
Broccoli is a big, noisy dog at Beezley's Animal Shelter who desparately wants to be adopted--but it seems like his loud bark and his trick of throwing his water dish in the air and catching it is not working.
E Jon
Book
Jun 15, 2015
Whose shoe? Cover
Eve Bunting
Sergio Ruzzier, illustrator
A conscientious mouse tries to locate the owner of a single unclaimed shoe.
E Bun
Book
Jun 10, 2015
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Gabby Dawnay
Alex Barrow, illustrator
E Daw
Mary Ann Fraser
E Fra
Jenny Hughes
Jonathan Bentley, illustrator
E Hug
Alyssa Satin Capucilli
Lorna Hussey, illustrator
E Cap
Bethany V. Freitas
E Cur
Jim Averbeck
Yasmeen Ismail, illustrator
E Ave
Shirley Hughes
E Hug
Terry Border
E Bor
Amanda Driscoll
E Dri
Tupera Tupera (Firm)
E Tup
Astrid Desbordes
Marc Boutavant, illustrator
Claudia Zoe Bedrick, translator
E Des
Lerryn Korda
E Kor
Laurel Molk
E Mol
undefined Clanton
E Cla
Karen Rostoker-Gruber
Paul Rátz de Tagyos, illustrator
E Ros
Lindsey Yankey
E Yan
Daniel Miyares
E Miy
Mary Jane Auch
Herm Auch
E Auc
Tammi Sauer
Lynn Munsinger, illustrator
E Sau
undefined Horáček
E Hor
Laura Wall
E Wal
undefined Gerstein
E Ger
Jennifer K Mann
E Man
Ingri D'Aulaire
Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
E DAu
Holly Webb
Rebecca Harry, illustrator
E Web
Lucille Colandro
Jared D Lee, illustrator
E Col
Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Peter Reynolds, illustrator
E Ros
Emanuele Luzzati
Quentin Blake, illustrator
John Yeoman, translator
E Luz
Giuliano author Ferri
E Fer
Liz Rosenberg
Matthew Myers, illustrator
E Ros
Beth Anne Maresca
E Mar
Pat Zietlow Miller
Eliza Wheeler, illustrator
E Mil
Charlotte Voake
E Voa
Val Jones
E Jon
Laurie Ann Thompson
Paul Schmid, illustrator
E Tho
Eve Bunting
Sergio Ruzzier, illustrator
E Bun
Gareth Edwards
Guy Parker-Rees, illustrator
E Edw