Kids Picture Books

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

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The hiccuppy dragon / Sue Samuels, Cee Biscoe.
"Dragon has a great big problem--fiery, smoky, noisy hiccups! Dragon's friends try to make them stop, but end up covered in soot and cinders. Follow the tale of friends working together to help a dizzy dragon feel better." --back cover
Merry Christmas, PJ Masks! / adapted by May Nakamura from the series PJ Masks.
"The PJ Masks are exchanging Christmas gifts--that is, until Wolfy Kids destroy all their presents. It's up to the PJ Masks to fix their gifts and teach the Wolfy Kids a little big about Christmas." --back cover
Will you be my sunshine / written by Julia Lobo ; illustrated by Nicola Slater.
"Yes, I'll be your sunshine each and every day. You're my sunshine, too, in each and every way! [This book] strengthens relationships & emotional security, reinforces use of language patterns, [and] encourages understanding of unconditional love" --back…
Good night, beach / Adam Gamble ; [illustrated by] Cooper Kelly.
Presents the sights of beaches throughout the day, including such recreational activities as snorkeling, crabbing, sailing, playing ball, and surfing, as well as some of the creatures found on beaches and the changing scene.
Little yellow bee : garden lift-a-flap / written by Ginger Swift ; illustrated by Katya Longhi.
"Lift the flaps to explore the garden with Little Yellow Bee." --back cover
Snippets : a story about paper shapes / written and illustrated by Diane Alber.
"Snippets is a fun story about paper shapes. The main character, Snipped, looks different from the perfect shapes, and because of that he is told he can't play. Snippet's kind heart leads him to show everyone in the paper place how to get along. In the…
Who is the Mystery Reader? / by Mo Willems.
"Zoom Squirrel tries out a new superpower with help from a mysterious Mystery Reader. Will the Squirrel pals find out who the real Mystery Reader is? Do you know more about reading than the squirrels do? You will by the end of this book!" --back cover.
Monsters come out tonight! / by Frederick Glasser ; illustrated by Edward Miller.
Trick-or-treat! Open the doors to find monsters getting ready for a night of Halloween fun. All of the monsters are getting ready for the big Halloween bash in this rhyming board book. Lift the flaps to reveal Dracula brushing his fangs, witches combing t…
The very hungry caterpillar [board book & cd] / by Eric Carle.
Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep and wakes up a butterfly.
Duck! / Meg McKinlay ; illustrated by Nathaniel Eckstrom.
"When Duck runs around the farm shouting 'DUCK!' to all the other animals, the animals grow increasingly frustrated as they try to explain to Duck just which animal is which. Unfortunately, something is falling from the sky. And 'DUCK!' just isn't enough …
Would you ever pet a platypus? / [written by Rosie Greening ; illustrated by Stuart Lynch].
Children's book about animals; contains touch-and-feel silicone parts.
Love is kind / written by Laura Sassi ; illustrated by Lison Chaperon.
On his quest to find the perfect gift for his grandmother's birthday, Little Owl discovers the real meaning of love.
PJ Masks save Halloween! / [adapted by May Nakamura].
The PJ Masks have to protect all the kids from Luna Girl, Night Ninja, and the Wolfy Kids who team up to steal everyone's treat bags. It's up to the PJ Masks to save the day--and Halloween!
I am love : a book of compassion / by Susan Verde ; art by Peter H. Reynolds.
"I put my hands on my heart and listen. And that is where I find the answer: I have compassion. I act with tenderness. I am love. Love means showing kindness, living with gratitude, and taking care of our minds and bodies. Letting our hearts lead the…
Three cheers for Kid McGear! / Sherri Duskey Rinker ; AG Ford.
Told in rhyme, the big construction trucks are skeptical when Kid McGear the skid-steer shows up on the big construction site, after all a skid-steer is rather small--but when the big trucks run into trouble on a steep incline, Kid McGear proves that some…
Who wet my pants? / written by Bob Shea ; illustrated by Zachariah OHora.
When Reuben the bear brings doughnuts to his forest friends, they discover that his pants are wet and he angrily accuses them of the dirty deed.
Mr. Pumpkin's tea party / Erin Barker.
Rhyming text describes the thirteen sights and sounds at a tea party hosted by Mr. Pumpkin.
Pumpkin orange, pumpkin round / by Rosanna Battigelli ; illustrated by Tara Anderson.
Before putting on their costumes for trick-or-treating, a group of cats take a trip to the pumpkin patch to find the perfect pumpkins to carve into jack-o-lanterns.
The proudest blue : a story of hijab and family / Ibtihaj Muhammad with S. K. Ali ; art by Hatem Aly.
Faizah relates how she feels on the first day her sister, sixth-grader Asiya, wears a hijab to school.
Sweep / by Louise Greig ; illustrated by Júlia Sardà.
"Edgar's bad mood begins as something small, but before long it grows, gathers strength, and sweeps through the entire town. Can Ed clear his troubles away? Or will everyone be swept up in his bad mood." --book jacket
Bruce's big storm / Ryan T. Higgins.
Grumpy Bruce the bear does not like neighbors, but is forced to help when a big storm draws them all to his home.
Once upon a goat / Dan Richards ; pictures by Eric Barclay.
When a proper king and queen ask their fairy godmother for a child, they find themselves gifted instead with a baby goat.
This book of mine / Sarah Stewart ; pictures by David Small.
Illustrations and easy-to-read text celebrate the connection between diverse readers of all ages and the books they enjoy.
Spencer's new pet / Jessie Sima.
Spencer excitedly takes his new pet to the park, the veterinarian's office, and a birthday party, but for a pet balloon, those places are full of danger.
Spot & Dot / Henry Cole.
In a wordless picture book, Spot the cat goes out the open window and ventures through the city with Dot the dog, seeking her home.
The Berenstain Bears patience, please / by Mike Berenstain.
Brother, Sister, and Honey Bear eagerly select seeds and plant their own gardens, but when the growing takes longer than expected, Mama and Papa remind them that patience is also required.
Disney princess 5-minute princess stories.
Collects twelve short stories about the Disney princesses, including Moana, Belle, Pocahontas, Tiana, and Snow White.
Bedtime for Baby shark : doo doo doo doo doo doo / art by John John Bajet.
"Late late at night in an ocean dark, one Baby Shark would NOT go to sleep! Join Baby Shark as he gets ready for bed in this playful song and story. [Includes] dance instructions so you can sing and dance along!"
The wonder that is you / written by Glenys Nellist ; illustrated by Aurelie Blanz.
A new parent describes the love felt when embracing a child for the first time, and the feeling that all creation is welcoming the baby, too.