New Children's Picture Books

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5 little ducks by Fleming, Denise, 1950- author, illustrator. 5 little ducks

Each day, Papa Duck goes out with his ducklings but on Monday only four come back, on Tuesday only three, but on Saturday all return when he calls and on Sunday, they stay home and rest.

Dec 2, 2016
A moon of my own by Rustgi, Jennifer, author. A moon of my own

"A young girl travels the world in a dream with her faithful companion, the moon, showing moon phases from iconic places on all seven continents. Includes resources and activities for teachers and facts about the moon and the places visited"--

Dec 1, 2016
Adrift - An Odd Couple of Polar Bears by Olien, Jessica Adrift - An Odd Couple of Polar Bears

Dec 1, 2016
All aboard for the Bobo Road by Davies, Stephen, 1976- author. All aboard for the Bobo Road

"In Burkina Faso, Fatima and Galo load the luggage while their dad Big Ali drives the bus. Help count bikes, sacks of rice, melons and even goats and chickens as the bus travels past Gurunsi houses, the hippo lake, waterfalls and jungle, all the way to Bobo"--

Dec 3, 2016
All my treasures - a book of joy by Witek, Jo, 1968- author. All my treasures - a book of joy

"When a girl receives a beautiful porcelain box from her grandmother, she immediately wants something special to put inside it. What does she love best? She loves jumping in puddles on rainy days, blowing bubbles in the park, and watching her little sister's first steps. Life's most precious treasures cannot be contained in a box! Features a sparkly die-cut star on the cover, and flaps throughout reveal hidden surprises"--

Dec 1, 2016
Almost a full moon by Workman, Hawksley, 1975- author. Almost a full moon

Almost a Full Moon is a warm-hearted story of family, community, food and home. A boy and his grandmother host a gathering in their small cabin in the middle of winter. Friends travel from near and far, and some new friends even turn up. The walls of the cabin are elastic and the soup pot bottomless; all are welcome.

Dec 3, 2016
Alphonse, that is not ok to do! by Hirst, Daisy, author, illustrator. Alphonse, that is not ok to do!

Monster Natalie gets angry with her little brother Alphonse when he starts eating her favorite book, but she doesn't stay mad for long.

Dec 3, 2016
Also an octopus, or, A little bit of nothing by Tokuda-Hall, Maggie, author. Also an octopus, or, A little bit of nothing

"It begins with an octopus who plays the ukulele. Since this is a story, the octopus has to want something--maybe to travel to faraway galaxies in a totally awesome purple spaceship. Then the octopus sets out to build a spaceship out of soda cans, glue, umbrellas, glitter, and waffles. OK, maybe the octopus needs some help, like from an adorable bunny friend, and maybe that bunny turns out to be . . . a rocket scientist? (Probably not.) But could something even more amazing come to pass? Debut a

Dec 3, 2016
Anna Sewell's Black Beauty by Brown, Ruth, 1941- author, illustrator. Anna Sewell's Black Beauty

In this picture book adaptation of Anna Sewell's classic novel, a horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters.

Dec 1, 2016
Are pirates polite? by Demas, Corinne, author. Are pirates polite?

In rhyming text, this story demonstrates that even pirates can be polite, and say "please" and "thank you."

Dec 1, 2016
Ballerina gets ready by Kent, Allegra, author. Ballerina gets ready

"From the time she wakes at 8 a.m. until the curtain rises at 8 p.m., a prima ballerina's day is busy, busy, busy with classes, rehearsals and fittings, as well as meals and friendship"--

Dec 3, 2016
Bear's winter party by Hodge, Deborah, author. Bear's winter party

Feeling lonely in his forest home, Bear invites the other forest animals to a party before he hibernates for the winter.

Dec 1, 2016
Because of Thursday by Polacco, Patricia, author, illustrator. Because of Thursday

"Annie Fetlock--born on Thursday, met the love of her life on Thursday, and when a special cat comes into her life on Thursday, she knows he has found the right home"--

Dec 3, 2016
Bedtime for Yeti by Vogel, Vin, 1972- author, illustrator. Bedtime for Yeti

"Yeti loves playing with his stuffed toy, but when it goes missing he has to find the courage to brave bedtime alone"--

Dec 1, 2016
Before You by Doughty, Rebecca Before You

Dec 1, 2016
Big bear, small mouse by Wilson, Karma, author. Big bear, small mouse

"A big bear and a small mouse discover all of the opposites between their animal friends"--

Nov 29, 2016
Big Bob, Little Bob by Howe, James, 1946- author. Big Bob, Little Bob

"Big Bob likes trucks and throwing balls and being loud. Little Bob likes dolls and jingling bracelets and being quiet. No matter what they do, they do not do it the same way. Can they possibly be friends despite these differences?" --

Dec 2, 2016
Bitty Bot by McCanna, Tim, author. Bitty Bot

"All of the bots in Botsburg are powering down for the night ... but Bitty Bot isn't tired! Bitty decides to build a rocket and go on a space adventure instead of going to sleep"--

Dec 3, 2016
Bonesville by Fromental, Jean-Luc, author. Bonesville

A mysterious beast is terrorizing the resident skeletons of Bonesville by stealing a different bone from each townsperson, so Detective Sherlock Bones traps the monster to learn the truth about this bone thief.

Dec 3, 2016
Brave as can be - a book of courage by Witek, Jo, 1968- Brave as can be - a book of courage

"An older sister explains to her younger sister all the things she used to be afraid of, along with some tricks to help, whether it's a special blanket for bedtime or singing during a storm"--

Dec 1, 2016