New Children's Picture Books

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Gingerbread Christmas by Brett, Jan, 1949- author. Gingerbread Christmas

"Gingerbread Baby and his friend, Matti, take his gingerbread band to the Christmas Festival where they are a hit--until the aroma of gingerbread reaches the children, signaling the time to run away"--

Sep 29, 2016
Giraffes ruin everything by Schulz, Heidi, author. Giraffes ruin everything

It seems that giraffes will misbehave whether attending a birthday party, going to the movies, playing in the park, or just about anything else.

Sep 28, 2016
Good night, bat! - good morning, squirrel! by Meisel, Paul, author, illustrator. Good night, bat! - good morning, squirrel!

"In this fresh and funny picture book from Geisel Honor-winning author-illustrator Paul Meisel, a lonely bat thinks he has found a perfect home until he discovers that it's already inhabited by a persnickety squirrel. Since each is asleep during the other's waking hours, the two begin exchanging notes. With these notes, Squirrel does her best to oust her unwelcome guest, but Bat misunderstands and thinks Squirrel is happy to have a new friend. This is a sweet opposites-attract friendship story t

Sep 29, 2016
Good pirate by Winters, Kari-Lynn, 1969- author. Good pirate

The sea pup is still under pressure to fit in, this time by abandoning her love for fancy things. When the rest of the crew is captured by Captain Fishmonger's mangy pirate cats, Augusta gets the chance to show just what a well-dressed, sweet-smelling, clever pup can do.

Sep 29, 2016
Goodbye summer, hello autumn by Pak, Kenard, author, illustrator. Goodbye summer, hello autumn

"In a simple, evocative conversation with nature, a young girl witnesses how the season changes from summer to autumn"--

Sep 28, 2016
Grimelda - the very messy witch by Murray, Diana, author. Grimelda - the very messy witch

Grimelda likes pickle pie. Problem is, she can't find the pickle root to make the pickle pie! What is a very messy witch to do?

Sep 29, 2016
Groovy Joe- Ice cream & dinosaurs by Litwin, Eric, author. Groovy Joe- Ice cream & dinosaurs

Groovy Joe is a fun-loving dog with a tub full of ice cream--which he shares with his unexpected dinosaur guests.

Sep 29, 2016
Grumpy Bird by Tankard, Jeremy. Grumpy Bird

Feeling too grumpy to fly, Bird begins to walk and finds that his mood changes as other animals join him.

Sep 28, 2016
Grumpy Bird by Tankard, Jeremy. Grumpy Bird

Feeling too grumpy to fly, Bird begins to walk and finds that his mood changes as other animals join him.

Sep 29, 2016
Hand in hand by Wells, Rosemary, author, illustrator. Hand in hand

"This sweet and heartfelt picture book celebrates all that parents do with and for their children from the very beginning"--

Sep 29, 2016
Hank's big day - the story of a bug by Kuhlman, Evan, author. Hank's big day - the story of a bug

Hank is a pill bug whose daily routine involves nibbling a dead leaf, climbing up a long stick, avoiding a skateboarder, and playing pretend with his best friend, a human girl named Amelia.

Sep 29, 2016
Henry & Leo by Zagarenski, Pamela, author, illustrator. Henry & Leo

"Leo isn't just a stuffed toy, he is Henry's best friend and brother. But when the two are accidentally separated, no one in Henry's family believes Leo is real enough to find his way home"--

Sep 29, 2016
Home at last by Williams, Vera B., author, illustrator. Home at last

"After Lester is adopted from his foster home by Daddy Albert and Daddy Rich, he can't fall asleep in his new bed. What will it take to make Lester feel home at last?"--

Sep 29, 2016
How this book was made - based on a true story by Barnett, Mac. How this book was made - based on a true story

Presents the journey of a book's creation, from its initial writing and illustrating to its misadventures with pirates and an angry tiger.

Sep 23, 2016
How to be a hero by Heide, Florence Parry, author. How to be a hero

Gideon is a little boy who wants to be a hero and get his picture in the paper--but first he has to figure out just what a hero is.

Sep 29, 2016
I am a story by Yaccarino, Dan, author, illustrator. I am a story

Author-illustrator Dan Yaccarino presents a powerful picture book that celebrates storytelling--from the past to the present and beyond. From cave drawings to the invention of the printing press to our digital age, discover how a story has been told in many different ways from the past to today. It's always been around, making us happy, sad, excited, or scared and bringing people together. With simple text and delightful illustrations, Dan Yaccarino reminds us of the power of story.

Sep 29, 2016
I want a bedtime story! by Ross, Tony, author, illustrator. I want a bedtime story!

The King is away on royal business and since no one is as good as her dad at telling bedtime stories, the palace maid shows the Little Princess how to read to herself by using the palace library.

Sep 29, 2016
I will not eat you by Lehrhaupt, Adam. I will not eat you

A dragon resists the urge to eat the animals that approach his cave.

Sep 29, 2016
I will not eat you by Lehrhaupt, Adam. I will not eat you

A dragon resists the urge to eat the animals that approach his cave.

Sep 23, 2016
If you give a mouse a brownie by Numeroff, Laura Joffe, author. If you give a mouse a brownie

Relates the increasingly outrageous demands a mouse is likely to make if it is given a brownie.

Sep 29, 2016