New Children's Picture Books

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'Twas nochebuena by Thong, Roseanne.

'Twas nochebuena

Explores Latin American traditions for celebrating Christmas Eve in a text that combines English and Spanish words and follows the rhythm of Clement Moore's "The Night Before Christmas".

Oct 28, 2014
100 things that make me happy by Schwartz, Amy, author, illustrator.

100 things that make me happy

Lists a wide variety of items, from red socks to peekaboo, that can make one happy.

Oct 31, 2014
A bean, a stalk, and a boy named Jack by Joyce, William, author.

A bean, a stalk, and a boy named Jack

A magic bean and an ordinary boy solve a royal problem for King Blah Blah Blah.

Oct 31, 2014
A Christmas wish for Corduroy by Hennessy, B. G. (Barbara G.)

A Christmas wish for Corduroy

A teddy bear in the toy department of a big store receives a new name and a new home from Santa.

Oct 28, 2014
A Christmas wish for Corduroy by Hennessy, B. G. (Barbara G.), author.

A Christmas wish for Corduroy

A teddy bear in the toy department of a big store receives a new name and a new home from Santa.

Oct 30, 2014
A hero's journey by Pendergrass, Daphne, author.

A hero's journey

Manolo Sanchez longs to play music rather than follow in the footsteps of his champion bullfighting family members until his love for a general's daughter inspires him to save his community.

Oct 31, 2014
A Letter for Leo by Ruzzier, Sergio

A Letter for Leo

Oct 31, 2014
A new friend for Marmalade by Reynolds, Alison, 1962- author.

A new friend for Marmalade

Best friends Ella, Maddy, and Marmalade the cat have different reactions when neighbor Toby comes over to play with them.

Oct 31, 2014
A perfectly messed-up story by McDonnell, Patrick, 1956- author, illustrator.

A perfectly messed-up story

Louie becomes angry when the story in which he appears is ruined by messes from jelly, peanut butter, and other things that do not belong in books.

Oct 31, 2014
A piece of cake by Pham, LeUyen, author, illustrator.

A piece of cake

Mouse has baked a special treat for Little Bird's birthday, but delivering it to his friend isn't easy--not when everyone he meets along the way offers to trade something for a piece of cake.

Oct 31, 2014
All aboard! by Dotlich, Rebecca Kai.

All aboard!

"Illustrations and rhyming text show two boys who meet on a train ride--as they pass through various landscapes and by other hard-working trains--on their way to camp"--

Oct 31, 2014
And then comes Christmas by Brenner, Tom, author.

And then comes Christmas

Describes the seasonal changes that come with winter and details the ways people prepare and decorate for Christmas celebrations.

Oct 28, 2014
And then comes Christmas by Brenner, Tom, author.

And then comes Christmas

A story that celebrates the signs of the approaching season -- from icicles clinging to roofs and houses strung with colorful lights to visiting Santa and hunting for the perfect tree!

Oct 30, 2014
Andrew's angry words by Lachner, Dorothea.

Andrew's angry words

When his sister trips and sends all his toys flying, Andrew lets loose a lot of nasty angry words that start to spread from person to person creating trouble wherever they go.

Oct 26, 2014
Angelina's big city ballet by Holabird, Katharine.

Angelina's big city ballet

Angelina goes to the most famous city in Mouseland to perform at the Big Cheese Dance Show with her cousin Jeanie, but the two clash over whether tap or ballet is better.

Oct 31, 2014
Angelina's Big City Ballet by Holabird, Katharine/ Craig, Helen (ILT)

Angelina's Big City Ballet

Oct 28, 2014
Anna's heaven by Hole, Stian, author, illustrator.

Anna's heaven

After the death of her mother, Anna and her father imagine that Heaven might be a place where one can help in God's garden, visit with old friends, and take off one's socks whenever one pleases.

Oct 24, 2014
Arto's big move by Arnaldo, Monica, author, illustrator.

Arto's big move

Having lived in the cold, snowy North his entire life, Arto is upset about moving to the South when his mother gets a new job, until he makes a friend who teaches him that adapting to his surroundings might not be such a bad idea.

Oct 31, 2014
As an oak tree grows by Karas, G. Brian, author, illustrator.

As an oak tree grows

"From 1775 to the present, the landscape around a lone oak tree goes through significant changes"--

Oct 24, 2014
Bad dog Flash by Paul, Ruth, author, illustrator.

Bad dog Flash

"When it comes to mischief, there are some things Flash just can't resist. From shoes to sticks and mud to licks, Flash gets into all kinds of trouble that elicits some (tough) love from from his owners. But as all dog lovers know, you can only scold your puppy for so long--and then it's back to giving them lots of love and affection"--

Oct 31, 2014