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 train to Timbuctoo / by Margaret Wise Brown ; illustrated by Art Seiden.
"This infectious story from 1951, about a big train and a little train that have just left Kalamazoo, has captured the imaginations of generations of children. Out of print for decades, it is back to delight little ones again. "Clackety-clack--clackety-cl…
The cool bean / written by Jory John ; illustrations by Pete Oswald.
"Here come the cool beans. They swagger to the left. They strut to the right. They're sooooo cool. And then there's me, the uncool has-been. I'm about to learn what it really means to be cool....A group of beans teaches the important lesson that it's…
The serious goose / written and illustrated by Jimmy Kimmel.
"There is nothing silly about me, not one feather. I am a VERY serious goose. I don't smile. I don't even laugh. I don't like jokes. Don't even TRY to be funny with me because YOU WILL NOT AMUSE THIS GOOSE!" --book jacket
Along the Tapajós / written and illustrated by Fernando Vilela ; translated by Daniel Hahn.
Cauã and Inaê are a brother and sister who live in a small community along the Tapajós River in Brazil. Here, the homes are on stilts and everyone travels around by boat--even to school! When the rainy season comes, they must leave their village and reloc…
Bad dog / by Mike Boldt.
A little girl gets a cat as a new pet but insists it's a dog, even if it doesn't act very dog-like.
Creatures big & small / written by Calliope Glass & Caitlin Kennedy ; illustrated by Katie Cook.
Yoda introduces a variety of exotic animals from throughout the "Star Wars" universe, from the tiny, cute porgs to the huge, tentacled summa-verminoth.