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).

Relive the magic of Frozen with this deluxe storybook featuring the complete lyrics to "Do you want to build a snowman?", "For the first time in forever," and "Let it go." Then play your instrumental CD and sing along! -- Book jacket.
Matt, who loves fire trucks, wakes up one morning to find that he has become a fire truck, with one driver, two ladders, three hoses, and ten boots. Features a gate-fold illustration that opens into a three-page spread.
An instruction manual for aspiring superheroes that follows the adventures of action-figure Captain Magma and his sidekick/owner Lava Boy as they outsmart a villainous dinosaur, evade a bee, and save a worm from certain destruction.
An original story based on Hindu mythology, this book tells the story about how Ganesha's love of sweets led to a broken tusk and the writing of the epic poem, the Mahābhārata. Includes author's note about the myth.
After moving to the big city, a little dog named Norbert seeks to answer the question "What can little me do?" This lovable tale about discovering one's purpose is inspired by a real three-pound dog named Norbert.
When cast members in the school play "Romeo and Grizzliet" get angry and start a fight, Brother and Sister Bear help with the peacekeeping.
"It was supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year, but after battling monsters and villains, the mighty Avengers just weren't in the holiday spirit. Not even gifts from the Wasp could make their days merry. But who was that dashing through the sn…
TWO's best friend is ONE...until THREE jumps in between them. A powerful story of friendship, loss, letting go, and self-discovery."--Provided by publisher.
Readers can count letters as they appear in various situations such as "10 Js jumping" and "18 Rs raining."
The Hamada brothers and their friends challenge each other to create an amazing new invention by Friday and the Hamada brothers intend to win
Sam and Dave are sure they will discover something exciting if they just keep digging their hole.
The Octopod has located a steaming volcano at the bottom of an ocean trench. It's an undersea emergency-everybody needs to get out, fast! But will there be time to save three floating blobfish before the big blast! Octonauts, let's do this!
In this picture book a string of birds on a telephone wire plays a game of telephone, with the usual mixed up results.
As they travel through deep, dark waters, the Octonauts find themselves in a battle with a colossal squid over the Octopod! Can the crew win this bout of tentacle wrestling? Octonauts, let's do this!
"One snowy night, a fox loses its way, entering a village. Chased away by the grown ups, Fox takes shelter in a greenhouse. A little boy sees this from his window. Without hesitating, he brings a basket of food to the greenhouse, where he leaves it for th…
Peppa the pig is excited for Special Talent Day at school, but when she has trouble deciding what special talent she should demonstrate, Madame Gazelle helps her realize that what she loves to do most is also what she does best.
Retells Luke Skywalker's journey from a Tatooine farm boy to a Jedi Knight, as he learns how to use the Force in the battle against the Empire.
"With all of my heart, I believe it is true, that there is a heaven for animals, too. The heaven of animals is a magical place. Angels know every dog's favorite game; cats bask in their own rays of sunshine; horses thunder across the sky. The loss of a pe…
In this wordless, lift-the-flap picture book, Flora and her new friend, the penguin, dance on the ice together and learn to treat each other with respect and kindness.
Julie welcomes all lost and homeless creatures into her house, whether they be cats or trolls, ghosts or dragons, but soon realizes that each must have a chore in order for the arrangement to work.
It's hard work being a farmer--and even harder running a DINOSAUR FARM! Children will love spending a day on this vibrant farm, filled with appealing prehistoric creatures of every shape and size. They'll follow the farmer from dawn till dusk, through fee…
Little Red Riding Hood is a precocious toddler who fearlessly hugs the Big Bad Wolf, turning him into a confused ally during an exhausting afternoon of tea parties, dancing, and games of hide-and-seek at Grandma's house.
"In this book with no pictures, the reader has to say every silly word, no matter what"--Provided by publisher.
Invites readers to slide the pages open to discover who is traveling in various modes of transportation.
Red Knit Cap Girl and her animal friends create a library inside a mighty oak tree, where they can read and exchange books.
Tired of standing still on their old hill, several sheep board an airplane for a round-the-world adventure.
"There is pandemonium in the jungle. A strange roaring sounds sends the animals stampeding, convinced it's a monster. But all is not as it seems. Only Elmer the patchwork elephant is brave enough to investigate, and what he discovers comes as quite a surp…
When the Royal Family moves to a new castle, Little Princess misses her old room.
Answers many of the questions the author receives from children on writing, including where she gets her ideas, how she learned to draw, and how many books she can write in one day.
Introduces ten rabbits who like to dance, sing, jump, and wiggle their noses in unison to entertain their audience, but anyone is welcome to join the chorus line after donning a pair of bunny ears.
An illustrated, easy-to-read story about Hercules who, before becoming a legendary Roman hero, disobeys his mother and then must set things right. Includes a retelling of the Roman myth of Hercules' twelve labors.
Moosey Moose wants his long pants.
Among the ruins of Angkor Wat, Tiger, Gibbon, Water Buffalo, and Gecko accept Elephant's challenge to race to a certain temple to settle their argument over who would have made the greatest king, and at the end Elephant explains how the competition showed…
Simple words and illustrations detail some of the things that Doggy Dog is not, including a cat, a lampshade, and a potato.
Clammy Clam refuses to open his shell to say hello.
Buggy Bug has something very important to say.
In this version of the classic song, residents of a rural Guatemalan village travel by bus to the city. Includes endnotes on Guatemala's geography, agriculture, transportation, currency, landmarks, and customs.
An illustrated, easy-to-read retelling of the Greek myth of Pandora, whose curiosity leads her to disobey her mother and open a mysterious box.
Using no special effects other than the reader's imagination, simple directions lead the reader to experiment with mixing and changing colors on the printed page.
A boy is nervous about a presentation he has to give at school.
Little Cub and Papa Bear wander their arctic neighborhood discussing what angels are, whether they are really all around, what they look like, and how they serve God and protect His cubs.
Orq the cave boy loves his friend, the wooly mammoth Woma, but Orq's mother doesn't think Woma should be kept as a pet, so Orq hatches a plan to convince his mother that his friend belongs with them.
Nolan is delighted to find a stray backhoe and, after naming it Joe and persuading it to follow him home, sets out to train it so that his parents will let him keep Joe as his very own.
"For one dog, a boy is his everything"--Provided by publisher.
Bizzy Bear measures, saws, drills, and paints as he and his animal friends work together on a do-it-yourself project.
Invites youngsters to move the slides to find the answers to simple questions about color, counting, and other topics as Hello Kitty and her friends visit the farmers' market, a café, the beach, a carnival, a school, and the park.
Poky, a puppy who always lags behind, makes friends with a skunk called Herman, and when Herman's home is destroyed, Poky uses his Christmas gift to help him out.
"In this story (told in the form of a television broadcast), bears emerge from hibernation demanding to be fed."
Describes how taking away a letter of the alphabet can change one word into a different word, including taking away the letter "A" which changes beast into best and taking away the letter "M" which changes farm into far.
"From 1775 to the present, the landscape around a lone oak tree goes through significant changes"--Provided by publisher.
A book featuring photographs of boys from all around the world celebrates global diversity.
"In this ten-page board book, young readers learn animal sounds. The up-close-and-personal images of everyone's favorite animals makes this a perfect gift for any child learning his or her colors as well as mini works of art that can be enjoyed by animal …
"In this ten-page board book, young readers learn their baby animals. The up-close-and-personal images of everyone's favorite animals makes this a perfect gift for any child learning his or her colors as well as mini works of art that can be enjoyed by an…
The countryside of New England is depicted in the pictures accompanying this folk song in which a fox travels many miles to get dinner for his wife and ten cubs.
On his last day of work, Mr. Frank, a tailor, receives an order to complete the most important outfit of his career.
Six energetic ninjas at daycare fight over toys, throw fits during story time, and tip chairs at lunch, as their master attempts to teach them about honor, kindness, and respect.
Marcel, an old elephant who is writing an encyclopedia, reminisces about his memorable world travels and experiences in Paris.
After drawing a picture of her cat, a young girl searches for the perfect place to hang her masterpiece.
Dog believes he has everything he needs to be happy before befriending Mouse, who helps him discover that his big blue suitcase is ideal for sharing.
Peppa and her family enjoy such winter sports as sledding, skating, and skiing while spending a day at Snowy Mountain.
Describes the seasonal changes that come with winter and details the ways people prepare and decorate for Christmas celebrations.
Spotting an exquisite bird in a tree, three friends execute a series of stealthy plans to capture the bird only to have their efforts foiled, while their quiet, observant companion stretches out his hand to execute a plan of his own.
A down-on-his-luck painter with poor eyesight teams up with a dog with a knack for painting portraits.
Babies and toddlers enjoy a day filled with fun activities, including playing with toys, playing at the park, and reading a book.
Infants encourage their parents to be patient with their crying in a book that includes tips for dealing with a fussy baby.
While making separate floats for the fall parade, Max and Ruby want to use the same supplies, but soon Max devises an idea that satisfies them both.
A gentleman bat takes a stroll through the city, where he dances in the town square and meets a ladyfriend before a sudden downpour dampers his evening activities.
Toby and his friends in his village all have baby animals, as they count the number of eggs and young that they have and Toby ends up with fifty chickens.
Teaches young readers the alphabet along with introducing insects, from egg-laying aphids to the striped zebra longwing butterfly, with fun facts about the insects on each page.
Progressively larger groups of animals try to share a limited number of scooters, cookbooks, nap mats, and underwear.
In a variation of the nursery rhyme "I'm a little teapot," a little vampire with a sweet tooth is trick-or-treating on Halloween.
"Stanley is working at his garage today. From filling up Hattie's red sport car with gas to changing the tire on Shamus' and Little Woo's blue car, it sure is a busy day. As his friends each come in with their car problems, Stanley knows just what to do t…
"This football-themed alphabet book features full-color photographs and fun, simple text"--Provided by publisher.
"This football-themed color book features full-color photographs and fun, simple text"--Provided by publisher.
During her day, Dora encounters surprises in the form of colors, shapes, and objects.
When Elmo gets a new puppy, he learns all kinds of ways to care for his new friend while sharing a series of adventures.
A little girl and her Bitty Baby doll go to a birthday party where the birthday girl is reluctant to share her new gifts.
Describes a perfect world from a child's point of view, including no bedtimes, no baths, pets of all kinds, tree houses in every yard, and play for everyone.
Introduces young readers to a wide variety of animals and where they live while teaching basic concepts including colors, opposites, and counting.
There is an elegant substitute teacher in class today, but Katie's attempts to impress her keep going wrong.
Princess Sophia enjoys her busy day at Royal Prep Academy where she takes classes in etiquette, dancing, art, and music.
Minnie needs to make a special bow for an important customer but cannot find her Sparkle-izer tool.
Colors face off against Shapes in a talent show.
Elliot the little elephant has a hard time with a lot of things in the city he loves until he meets Mouse, who is even smaller--and hungrier.
Tembo, a little African elephant, wants to be just like her grandmother, Bibi, but is often distracted when she is supposed to be following Bibi to a watering hole. Includes a note about elephants.
Stowing away in the back of a truck that carries interesting-looking food, a curious young sparrow takes a voyage through the rice paddies of India, across the sea, and into a new city, where he transforms the life of a girl at a café.
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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