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Kids Picture Books

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Newly arrived at the library!

07/29/2014 - 2:56pm

A library book for Bear Cover
Bonny Becker
Kady MacDonald Denton, illustrator
Although he sees no need for more books to read, Bear agrees to accompany Mouse to the library.
E Bec
Book
Jul 24, 2014
Andrew draws Cover
David McPhail
Andrew's scribbles with a crayon he found become better and better until he is making drawings so realistic that they come right off the page.
E McP
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Bats in the band Cover
Brian Lies
When the weather warms up, bats take advantage of an empty theater to stage a concert.
E Lie
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Bears in the bath Cover
Shirley Parenteau
David Walker, illustrator
When Big Brown Bear tries to get four very dirty, little bears into the bath tub, they resist his efforts, until he shows them how much fun baths can be.
E Par
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Brave Chicken Little Cover
Robert Byrd
A retelling of the classic story of Chicken Licken, who has an acorn fall on his head and runs in a panic to his friends Henny Penny, Lucky Ducky, and others, to tell them the sky is falling.
E Byr
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Chukfi Rabbit's big, bad bellyache : a trickster tale Cover
Greg Rodgers
Leslie Stall Widener, illustrator
Bear, Turtle, Fox, and Beaver agree to build Ms. Possum a new house, but Chukfi Rabbit says he is too busy to help until he hears there will be a Chocktaw feast afterwards and helps himself to a treat while the work is being done.
E Rod
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Doug unplugs on the farm Cover
Dan Yaccarino
Doug the robot takes a hands-on approach to learning about farm life when the family car gets stuck in a ditch on the way to visit the grandbots.
E Yac
Book
Jul 18, 2014
Eddie and Dog Cover
Alison Brown
Eddie longs for a friend who likes adventure and finds the perfect match in Dog.
E Bro
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Extraordinary Jane Cover
Hannah E Harrison
Jane the dog doesn't have a unique talent in the circus like the rest of her family, until the ringmaster discovers what is truly special about her.
E Har
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Father's Chinese opera Cover
Rich Lo
A little boy wishes to join his father's Chinese opera but learns that you must work hard in order to reach your goals. With an author's note at the end.
E Lo
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Goatilocks and the three bears Cover
Erica S Perl
Arthur Howard, illustrator
In this version of the classic tale, a hungry goat pays a visit to the home of the three bears.
E Per
Book
Jul 10, 2014
Goodnight football Cover
Michael Dahl
Christina Forshay, illustrator
In rhyming text a child, home from a game, bids goodnight to all the sights and sounds of a school football game.
E Dah
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Hot dog! : Eleanor Roosevelt throws a picnic Cover
Leslie Kimmelman
Victor Juhasz, illustrator
In June of 1939, British monarchs King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit America, the first visit ever by reigning British royalty. As part of the festivities, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt hosts an all-American picnic that includes hot dogs, a menu item that shocks some people.
E Kim
Book
Jul 22, 2014
I am Abraham Lincoln Cover
Brad Meltzer
Christopher Eliopoulos, illustrator
Follows Abraham Lincoln from his childhood to the presidency, showing how he spoke up about fairness and eventually led the country to abolish slavery.
E Mel
Book
Jul 18, 2014
I am Amelia Earhart Cover
Brad Meltzer
Christopher Eliopoulos, illustrator
Presents the life of the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, who mysteriously disappeared in 1937 while attempting to fly around the world.
E Mel
Book
Jul 18, 2014
I am Rosa Parks Cover
Brad Meltzer
Chris Eliopoulos, illustrator
Recounts Rosa Parks' daring effort to stand up for herself and other African Americans by helping to end segregation on public transportation.
E Mel
Book
Jul 18, 2014
I didn't do my homework because.. Cover
Davide Calì
Benjamin Chaud, illustrator
A humorous story about the absurd excuses for not doing homework.
E Cal
Book
Jul 22, 2014
It's okay to make mistakes Cover
Todd Parr
Presents a series of situations in which taking chances and trying new things can lead to good results, even if there were mistakes along the way.
E Par
Book
Jul 10, 2014
Just one more Cover
Jennifer Hansen Rolli
Little Ruby always wants one more of just about everything until she learns that more is sometimes too much.
E Rol
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Let's dance, grandma! Cover
Nigel McMullen
Dance-loving fox Lucy anticipates a fun-filled visit with grandma in spite of her mother's warning that grandmas do not dance, a declaration that leads to enjoying other games and Lucy's growing wish that grandma and she might still dance together.
E McM
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Little green peas : a big book of colors Cover
Keith Baker
Little green peas make their way into collections of objects of many different colors, from blue boats, seas, and flags, to orange balloons, umbrellas, and fizzy drinks.
E Bak
Book
Jul 18, 2014
Millie Fierce sleeps out Cover
Jane Manning
Hosting a backyard sleepover for her two friends, Millie struggles to keep her temper when things do not go as she hoped, a situation that is further challenged by a scary howling dog.
E Man
Book
Jul 10, 2014
Miss Brooks' Story Nook : (where tales are told and ogres are welcome) Cover
Barbara Bottner
Michael Emberley, illustrator
A school librarian encourages her students to make up stories, and teaches a lesson about bullying in the process.
E Bot
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Nat the cat can sleep like that Cover
Victoria Allenby
Tara Anderson, illustrator
Nat the cat can sleep through anything, until night falls and he is ready to go.
E All
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Ninja Red Riding Hood Cover
Corey Rosen Schwartz
Dan Santat, illustrator
In this twist on "Little Red Riding Hood," a certain wolf trains to be a ninja in order to catch his prey, but he is not the only one mastering a martial art.
E Sch
Book
Jul 10, 2014
No nap! yes nap! Cover
Margie Palatini
Dan Yaccarino, illustrator
Follow Mommy on her quest to settle Baby down for a nap as Baby dashes from family room to living room, both on the table and under it, through the kitchen and even hiding in the laundry basket.
E Pal
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Off to market Cover
Elizabeth Dale
Erika Pál, illustrator
Everyone crowds into the market bus to go to market, but with the bus weighed down with so many people, animals, and objects it might not be able to get there.
E Dal
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Out of the blue Cover
Alison Jay
When a giant octopus entangled in fishing line is washed ashore during a big storm and becomes stranded on the beach, a young boy and girl, assisted by various sea creatures, push and pull him back to sea. Includes endnotes on marine life, lighthouses, and items that wash up on beaches.
E Jay
Book
Jul 29, 2014
P is for pirate : a pirate alphabet Cover
Eve Bunting
John Manders, illustrator
An illustrated alphabetical examination of the history of piracy uses poetry and expository text to cover topics including legendary ships, fabled hideouts, notorious villains like Edward Teach, also known as Blackbeard, and much more.
E Bun
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Penguin and pumpkin Cover
Salina Yoon
Curious about what fall is like in places that are not always white, Penguin and his friends fly to a pumpkin farm and bring back a surprise for Penguin's brother, Pumpkin, who couldn't come with them.
E Yoo
Book
Jul 22, 2014
Pete the Cat and the new guy Cover
Kim Dean
James Dean
Pete the Cat and his animal friends welcome Gus the Platypus, who discovers his own special talent.
E Dea
Book
Jul 29, 2014
The lion and the mouse Cover
Jenny Broom
Nahta Nój
How can a humble little mouse save a great and mighty lion? Find out in this fresh retelling of one of Aesop's most popular fables. Interactive artwork makes you the storytelle.Release the mouse from the lion's claws and free the lion from his net simply by turning the page.
E Bro
Book
Jul 10, 2014
The Paddington treasury : six classic bedtime stories about the bear from Peru Cover
Michael Bond
R. W. Alley, illustrator
A collection of best-loved tales featuring the bear from Peru includes "Paddington at the Zoo," in which Paddington's marmalade sandwiches prove to be irresistable to the zoo animals.
E Bon
Book
Jul 24, 2014
The quayside cat Cover
Toby Forward
Ruth Brown, illustrator
Jim, the quayside cat, having heard many tales of life at sea from Old Tregarn, persuades the former ship's cat to join him on a voyage of his own.
E For
Book
Jul 22, 2014
The raven and the loon Cover
Rachel A. Qitsualik
Sean A Tinsley
Kim Smith
When Raven and Loon decide to change their plain white coats by adding some color, a series of mishaps leaves them with the forms and colors they have today.
E Qit
Book
Jul 21, 2014
The tooth fairy wars Cover
Kate Coombs
Jake Parker, illustrator
A determined young boy and a no-nonsense Tooth Fairy tussle over who gets to keep his baby teeth.
E Coo
Book
Jul 15, 2014
The Tweedles go electric Cover
Monica Kulling
Marie Lafrance, illustrator
Feeling less than enthusiastic when her eccentric family buys an electric car, avid reader Frances endures taunts by owners of gas-fueled vehicles before driving an injured neighbor to the hospital, an adventure that changes her mind about automobile travel.
E Kul
Book
Jul 10, 2014
The twins' little sister Cover
Hyewon Yum
Twin sisters who already compete for their mother's attention have an especially hard time after their baby sister is born.
E Yum
Book
Jul 29, 2014
The very cranky bear Cover
Nick Bland
On a cold, rainy day in the jungle, four animal friends hide in a cave to play, but unexpectedly meet a very cranky bear trying to nap.
E Bla
Book
Jul 22, 2014
There's a pig in my class! Cover
Johanna Thydell
Charlotte Ramel, illustrator
Helle Martens, translator
A lonely pig sneaks into school where he enjoys lunchtime and making new friends.
E Thy
Book
Jul 24, 2014
This old band Cover
Tamera Will Wissinger
Matt Loveridge, illustrator
Following the popular nursery rhyme, This Old Man, a cowboy band counts down from ten to one all day and night long.
E Wis
Book
Jul 29, 2014
Whose hat is that? Cover
Anita Bijsterbosch
As a hat flies on the wind, different animals encounter it and want to keep it, but the wind keeps blowing until the hat gets back to its rightful owner.
E Bij
Book
Jul 24, 2014
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Bonny Becker
Kady MacDonald Denton, illustrator
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Jane Manning
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David McPhail
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Barbara Bottner
Michael Emberley, illustrator
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Brian Lies
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Victoria Allenby
Tara Anderson, illustrator
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Shirley Parenteau
David Walker, illustrator
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Corey Rosen Schwartz
Dan Santat, illustrator
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Robert Byrd
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Margie Palatini
Dan Yaccarino, illustrator
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Greg Rodgers
Leslie Stall Widener, illustrator
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Elizabeth Dale
Erika Pál, illustrator
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Dan Yaccarino
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Alison Jay
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Alison Brown
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Eve Bunting
John Manders, illustrator
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Hannah E Harrison
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Salina Yoon
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Rich Lo
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Kim Dean
James Dean
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Erica S Perl
Arthur Howard, illustrator
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Jenny Broom
Nahta Nój
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Michael Dahl
Christina Forshay, illustrator
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Michael Bond
R. W. Alley, illustrator
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Leslie Kimmelman
Victor Juhasz, illustrator
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Toby Forward
Ruth Brown, illustrator
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Brad Meltzer
Christopher Eliopoulos, illustrator
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Rachel A. Qitsualik
Sean A Tinsley
Kim Smith
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Brad Meltzer
Christopher Eliopoulos, illustrator
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Kate Coombs
Jake Parker, illustrator
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Brad Meltzer
Chris Eliopoulos, illustrator
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Monica Kulling
Marie Lafrance, illustrator
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Davide Calì
Benjamin Chaud, illustrator
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Hyewon Yum
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Todd Parr
E Par
Nick Bland
E Bla
Jennifer Hansen Rolli
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Johanna Thydell
Charlotte Ramel, illustrator
Helle Martens, translator
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Nigel McMullen
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Tamera Will Wissinger
Matt Loveridge, illustrator
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Keith Baker
E Bak
Anita Bijsterbosch
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