Books: New at CADL

New at CADL

New Kids Picture Books

These picture books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

"On the first day of school, vivacious Amanda the Panda meets anxious Alfred the Alligator. But when Amanda decides that Alfred would be the perfect best friend for her, the difference in their temperaments leads to hurt feelings"--Publisher.
Sophie the giraffe and her friends have lots of fun from bouncing a ball to blowing bubbles.
Follows the story of a tractor as it plows, sows, and harvests the fields throughout the course of a year, with a little help from some other farm machinery.
"Two fuzzy creatures can't agree on who is small and who is big, until a couple of surprise guests show up, settling it once and for all!"--Page 2 of cover.
Invites young readers to learn about colors, using simple, rhyming text and underwater photographs of various dogs swimming to fetch their favorite, colorful toys.
The very busy--and hungry--Paddington Bear enjoys breakfast with Jonathan and Judy, then tea with Mrs. Bird, before the end of the day arrives and he hangs up his duffel coat and lies down to rest his sleepy head.
Rhyming verses catalogue a profusion of amusing, unusual, imaginative, and incredible things that can be thought about.
Kay Kay decides to paint a picture of an animal for each letter of the alphabet on the bright white walls of a new classroom in his village of Bungoma, Kenya, but deciding which animals to portray may be a problem.
Discover how a precious bunny named Berry, a prancing puppy named Pumpkin, a seafaring kitten named Treasure, and a performing pup named Teacup became royal Palace Pets.
An adaptation of the classic nursery rhyme that offers clumsy Humpty Dumpty a happier ending.
Froggy tries to find just the right costume for Halloween and although his trick-or-treating does not go as he had planned, he enjoys himself anyway.
Farley the frog has a problem --he can't stop farting. While his sister thinks it's funny, his parents and his teacher are not amused. The doctor says it's only gas and it will pass. The trouble is, it does. Farley tries to control himself, but the result…
Resisting bedtime because she thinks everyone else is having fun without her, Cowbella and her Pajanimal friends visit Mr. Moon, who takes them around town to reveal how everyone else is sleeping peacefully in their beds
Introduces young readers to shapes, using die-cut pages to gradually reveal the parts of a very large creature that lived a long time ago.
George is a young and courageous explorer, determined to track down the elusive Yeti against all the odds. With only a map, a woolly hat and a tin of spaghetti in his rucksack, George sets off on his quest up the steep mountain path... and spots the Yeti …
"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"--Provided by publisher.
Invites young readers to lift flaps to see familiar food items transformed into surprising animals.
Invites young readers to lift flaps to see familiar fruits transformed into surprising animals.
Explains what a continent is, shows where each continent is located in the world, and describes a few animals native to each continent.
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.
A collection of stories feature characters from such Nickelodeon television shows as SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer, the Bubble Guppies, and Team Umizoomi.
Ezra Bridger, a street-smart kid living on the planet Lothal, describes how he came to be a part of the rebel movement against the Empire by joining up with the crew of the ship "Ghost."
An illustrated treasury of stories featuring favorite Disney Junior characters invites young fans to help care for toys with Doc in her backyard clinic, share royal fun with Sofia, and visit Minnie's Bow-tique.
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.
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.
Told in rhyming text, Betty O'Barley and Harry O'Hay, two scarecrows, plan their wedding, enlisting the help of the animals around the farm.
An alien is mystified by the sights and sounds of Earth, but a decoder beam helps identify such oddities as a pig, vegetables, and a tractor.
"Mama Nut says it's bedtime, but Hazel Nut and Wally Nut just aren't quite ready to stop the fun and go to bed"--Provided by publisher.
As all of her friends embark on exciting vacations, Tilly finds it hard to believe that she and her mother will have fun staying home.
Fourteen stories feature Barbie and her friends on a number of adventures, including attending princess charm school, transforming into mermaids, and saving France as the Three Musketeers.
In this interactive book with sliding panels, it's time for Bad Kitty's breakfast, and she has some interesting food choices that span the alphabet from ape to zebra.
Encourages young readers to lift the flap to discover what baby animal belongs to each set of parents.
Lola, a therapy dog, is nervous and even a bit frightened when she has her annual check-up, but by the time the doctor gives her a shot, she is feeling very brave. Includes Curriculum Guide.
Invites readers to imagine what would make a book the best in the world and what it would take to stop reading it.
Big Blue Bill introduces different types of trucks, including Bony Tony the trailer truck, Mo the tow truck, and Dirk the dump truck.
Julius Jr. and his friends go on an adventure through the Hall of Doors, where they encounter the Sagebrush Farm, Castledonia, and the Seashelly Islands.
When Dora and Boots travel to a magical land called Fairytale Land, they help the enchanted creatures find water for the rainbow vine that gives Fairytale Land its magic.
Rhyming text counts groups of one to ten animals, which are illustrated with finger and thumb prints, and relates their activities.
Dad seems to get into more trouble than the children do, but it turns out he is not such a bad dad after all.
Thirteen stories feature Thomas the tank engine and his friends having a series of adventures on the island of Sodor.
Dora and her friends want to ride the pirate ship at the town festival, but when her mami tells her the pirate ship isn't coming, Dora builds her own with a little magical help.
The Bubble Guppies go on a camping trip on which they sing songs by the fire, roast marshmallows for s'mores, and listen to a spooky story about a giant pink shrimp that lives in the woods.
Barbie and her sisters Skipper, Chelsea, and Stacie are excited to have a sleepover together, and they play a game of hide and seek in the dark.
Collects six Fancy Nancy stories, including "Splendid Speller," wherein Nancy, who loves to use fancy words, comes up against a tough spelling quiz and is faced with a difficult decision.
Follows Paddington bear as he makes his rounds at the Portobello market, where all the shopkeepers greet him by name and where he runs a very special--and tasty--errand for Mr. Gruber.
A playful, young otter learns how to paddle with his hind feet, use his powerful tail as a rudder, and root in the river bottom mud for crayfish.
Although he sees no need for more books to read, Bear agrees to accompany Mouse to the library.
Three little bears set out, on a dark night, to explore a mysterious hollow tree and, once inside, make surprising discovery after surprising discovery.
"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"--Provided by publisher.
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.
Simple, vibrant illustrations depict one everyday object for each letter of the alphabet.
When their first day of school arrives, Brobee and Toodee are nervous, but Plex helps them realize school is nothing to fear, and instead is a fun place for learning new things.
In preparation for Halloween night, a family visits Mr. Comstock's farm to pick apples and pumpkins.
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, an…
Celebrates a toddler's growing comfort with such things as hearing loud noises and being left with a babysitter.
A collection of Halloween stories featuring Disney characters includes Rapunzel planning a Halloween party, Nemo and his friends searching a sunken ship, and Vanellope and Ralph stumbling upon a haunted house.
After Francine invites her to a party, Olivia spends a lot of time choosing an outfit and learning her manners, but when she reaches the party, she can see that it is a casual affair.
When Ella the elephant goes to the carnival and loses her lucky hat in a storm, she learns a valuable lesson about the real meaning of luck.
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