A colorful collection of the latest picture books.
A lovely, lyrical ode to the magic of sisterhood by beloved former first daughters and bestselling authors Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush.$17.99ISBN: 9781419736568Availability: Available nowPublished: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 12th, 2019A caveboy-meets-cavegirl tale, with a twist!
Neander is a young caveboy. He spends his days doodling on cave walls, chasing mammoth butterflies, and playing with his pet rock, Rock. But one day, he meets Neanne—and he’s CRUSHED! She’s short, she’s hairy, she’s perfect!$17.99ISBN: 9781534414532Availability: Available nowPublished: Beach Lane Books - November 12th, 2019
Pluto gets a call from Earth telling him he isn’t a planet anymore, so he sets out on a journey through the solar system to find out why in this funny and fact-filled romp that’s perfect for fans of The Scrambled States of America.
Pluto loves being a planet.$17.99ISBN: 9781534429710Availability: Available nowPublished: Aladdin - November 12th, 2019
From Inside Edition’s national correspondent Megan Alexander comes a heartwarming picture book in the tradition of The Wonderful Things You Will Be that shows us there’s always time for one more hug as a young boy starts his day and his journey through life.
A tree branch tapping on a window, a pretend sword breaking in two, the skreeeetch of a school$16.99ISBN: 9781368020046Availability: Available nowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 12th, 2019This child and their parent are almost ready for story time--but first, they must find the perfect seat! This cozy picturebook by Drawn Together author Minh Lê takes readers through various opposites ("Too rough! Too slippery!") as his characters search for just the right spot.$17.99ISBN: 9780763681692Availability: Available nowPublished: Candlewick - November 5th, 2019
In an epic adventure like no other, an unflappable mother will stop at nothing to find a cure for her ailing young son — even if it means traveling to the moon itself.
“Where are you going?”
“To the moon. A quick trip.”
“But you can’t fly.”$18.99ISBN: 9781250232212Availability: Available nowPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - November 5th, 2019
I Am Perfectly Designed is an exuberant celebration of loving who you are, exactly as you are, from Karamo Brown, the Culture Expert of Netflix's hit series Queer Eye, and Jason Brown—featuring illustrations by Anoosha Syed.$17.99ISBN: 9781984847973Availability: Available nowPublished: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019
The differences between cats and dogs have never been funnier! In this hilarious new story from the illustrator of I Don't Want to Be a Frog, a little girl really, really wants a dog . . . but gets a cat instead!$16.99ISBN: 9781536208146Availability: Available nowPublished: Nosy Crow - November 5th, 2019
"In this quiet tale by Corderoy, an unlikely friendship grows through the seasons...A sweet tale of unexpected pals."
— Publishers Weekly$16.99ISBN: 9780735230415Availability: Available nowPublished: Dial Books - November 5th, 2019
Two woodland friends spot a mysterious pile of snow decked out with funny objects which they put to use in unintended and highly original ways, proving that things are what you make of them$8.95ISBN: 9780735843875Availability: Available nowPublished: NorthSouth Books - November 5th, 2019
Sometimes a bad mood can be contagious!
Badger got up one morning feeling very grumpy. "Humph!" Badger said to himself. What was the point of being in a bad mood if nobody noticed? he thought. So Badger headed out, slamming the door behind him. Badger spreads his bad mood far and wide, greeting all his friends with angry, rude remarks that put them in bad moods, too.$17.99ISBN: 9780062689887Availability: Available nowPublished: HarperCollins - November 5th, 2019
“The messages of inclusion and acceptance are welcome. An enjoyable addition to noisy storytimes.” —Kirkus$16.99ISBN: 9780399547546Availability: Available nowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019
Lyrical poetry and stunning paintings showcase the surprise, the fun, and the beauty of everyone's favorite winter adventure: snow!
Some snow is First Snow,
we've waited for so long snow.
Is it really snow snow
or only heavy rain?$16.99ISBN: 9781536209891Availability: Available nowPublished: Candlewick - November 5th, 2019
An inquisitive baby badger is drawn to discover the world outside his den in an endearing, delightfully illustrated father-and-child story.$17.99ISBN: 9780763686987Availability: Available nowPublished: Candlewick - October 22nd, 2019
In this seasonal treasure, Newbery Medalist Susan Cooper’s beloved poem heralds the winter solstice, illuminated by Caldecott Honoree Carson Ellis’s strikingly resonant illustrations.
So the shortest day came,
and the year died . . .$17.99ISBN: 9781984848185Availability: Available nowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 22nd, 2019
Superstar illustrators celebrate the iconic Sesame Street theme song with stunning original art in this one-of-a-kind picture book!$18.99ISBN: 9781626727465Availability: Available nowPublished: Roaring Brook Press - October 22nd, 2019
Winner of the 2020 Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal
A 2020 American Indian Youth Literature Picture Book Honor Winner
“A wonderful and sweet book . . . Lovely stuff.” —The New York Times Book Review$17.99ISBN: 9781984814302Availability: Available nowPublished: Dial Books - October 22nd, 2019
A unicorn's bad day turns into a laugh-out-loud look at the pressure to be perfect and the importance of expressing your feelings$14.95ISBN: 9780500652121Availability: Available nowPublished: Thames & Hudson - October 22nd, 2019
An enchanting story about a boy living in a hotel who befriends an eccentric old lady claiming to be a queen in exile.$17.99ISBN: 9780802853707Availability: Available nowPublished: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - October 22nd, 2019$17.99ISBN: 9781328852137Availability: Available nowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019The #1 New York Times Bestseller
Beep! Beep! Beep! It’s time for sleep. Say goodnight with Little Blue Truck and friends!
A storm is brewing and Little Blue Truck and his good friend Toad are hurrying home for bed. But who can sleep with all that racket? It’s not long before other friends show up seeking safety from the storm.$17.99ISBN: 9781624148194Availability: Available nowPublished: Page Street Kids - October 22nd, 2019
Gus was the best fisherman in all of town…no contest (although he’d won many).
Gus is trying to break his own record of most fish ever caught. When he falls overboard, he must change his tactics. He follows a clever, shape-shifting school of fish and comes to realize that it’s more fun when fish are friends, not food.$18.99ISBN: 9780316478366Availability: Available nowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019A companion to the Caldecott Honor book A Big Mooncake for Little Star!
A heartwarming and tender picture book introducing readers to their first snow, from award-winning, bestselling author-illustrator Grace Lin.When it was quiet, Little Snow grinned and then jumped, jumped, jumped!$17.99ISBN: 9781534451865Availability: Available nowPublished: Aladdin - October 15th, 2019
A New York Times bestseller!
A visit to Washington, DC’s National Portrait Gallery forever alters Parker Curry’s young life when she views First Lady Michelle Obama’s portrait.
When Parker Curry came face-to-face with Amy Sherald’s transcendent portrait of First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Portrait Gallery, she didn’t just s$17.99ISBN: 9781624147654Availability: Available nowPublished: Page Street Kids - October 8th, 2019
Liam loved his father’s stories of life at sea. But one day, his father’s ship doesn’t return, and Liam’s love of stories fades. Then the Traveler, a mysterious old man who spins stories with a magical beard like a tapestry, arrives, reminding Liam of his father.$17.99ISBN: 9781452137803Availability: Available nowPublished: Chronicle Books - October 15th, 2019
Caspian Finds a Friend is an imaginative picture book about how the power to change our world lies within ourselves.
Caspian lives in a lighthouse surrounded by a cold gray-blue sea—every day, he watches, wishing for a friend, but no one comes. So, Caspian decides that wishing is not enough.$17.99ISBN: 9780062741578Availability: Available nowPublished: HarperCollins - October 8th, 2019
* An Indie Next List Pick *
“Appealing illustrations combine with a timely message that one kind act can start a chain reaction of kindness. A sweet and far-from-cloying ode to love.” —Kirkus$18.99ISBN: 9780823443581Availability: Available nowPublished: Neal Porter Books - October 8th, 2019
Mini Rabbit is prepared to travel far and wide when he and Mother Rabbit realize they've run out of berries for the cake they're baking. And really, it's all about cake.$18.99ISBN: 9781338332650Availability: Available nowPublished: The Blue Sky Press - October 15th, 2019Two-time Caldecott Medalists Leo and Diane Dillon celebrate the love we feel for our children in this touching, multi-generational story about the lasting power of family.$17.99ISBN: 9780316315258Availability: Available nowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019Beloved author-illustrator Liz Climo is back with a hilarious take on (reluctant) friendship that will appeal to fans of We Don't Eat Our Classmates and I Want My Hat Back!When a carefree bunny is approached by a voracious bear in the woods, Bunny has just one request: "Please don't eat me."
$17.99ISBN: 9781452174617Availability: Available nowPublished: Chronicle Books - October 8th, 2019
The Hike is a plucky and sweet adventure story about three intrepid young female explorers set out to conquer the outdoors intheir local forest.
Here is the best and worst of any hike: from picnics to puffing and panting, deer-sighting to detours.$16.99ISBN: 9781452161556Availability: Available nowPublished: Chronicle Books - October 8th, 2019
Two T. Rexes are whisked away by their time machine to ancient Egypt, where King Tut mistakes them for Sobek, god of the Nile. They are treated to glorious feasts and magnificent tours. But when the aliens land—they're in the middle of constructing the pyramids—and expose the supposed gods as mere dinosaurs, everyone's mad. Will the dinosaurs escape?$17.99ISBN: 9781328852137Availability: Available nowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019The #1 New York Times Bestseller
Beep! Beep! Beep! It’s time for sleep. Say goodnight with Little Blue Truck and friends!
A storm is brewing and Little Blue Truck and his good friend Toad are hurrying home for bed. But who can sleep with all that racket? It’s not long before other friends show up seeking safety from the storm.$17.99ISBN: 9780525580294Availability: Available nowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019
This is a book that answers all the kids who have ever posed the question What kind of book is it?$14.95ISBN: 9780500652121Availability: Available nowPublished: Thames & Hudson - October 22nd, 2019
An enchanting story about a boy living in a hotel who befriends an eccentric old lady claiming to be a queen in exile.$17.99ISBN: 9780525515661Availability: Available nowPublished: Philomel Books - October 8th, 2019
From the #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator of She Persisted comes a book about friendship, flying, and facing your fears together.$16.99ISBN: 9781433830211Availability: Available nowPublished: Magination Press - October 15th, 2019
"Always amigos "
My Singing Nana is a compassionate tribute to families dealing with Alzheimer's Disease. This story celebrates the ideals of family, heritage, and happy memories, showing kids that no matter how their loved one might change they always have ways to maintain their special connection.$16.99ISBN: 9781433830334Availability: Available nowPublished: Magination Press - October 8th, 2019
Camilla loves maps. Old ones, new ones, she loves them all She often imagines what it must have been like to explore and discover a new path for the first time. One morning, Camilla wakes up to a huge snow storm. Her neighbor Parsley can't find the path to the creek.$17.99ISBN: 9780802853707Availability: Available nowPublished: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - October 22nd, 2019$17.99ISBN: 9780803741218Availability: Available nowPublished: Dial Books - October 8th, 2019
A handsome and totally fetching street cat with a penchant for trouble stars in the new picture book by Judy Schachner, creator of the inimitable, irrepressible Skippyjon Jones$18.99ISBN: 9780823443444Availability: Available nowPublished: Neal Porter Books - October 8th, 2019
A perfect book to share with the little ones you love, from bestselling author Julie Fogliano and Christian Robinson, Caldecott Honoree and author-illustrator of Another.
just in case you want to fly
here's some wind
and here's the sky$17.99ISBN: 9781250113771Availability: Available nowPublished: Feiwel & Friends - October 15th, 2019
Here comes another heartfelt picture book from bestselling author Nancy Tillman, this time about resilience and reaching one's goals.
I knew you could do it!
I knew that you could!
Of everyone out there
I knew that you would.$17.99ISBN: 9781250206596Availability: Available nowPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 8th, 2019
Celebrate cats in all their flowing, furry glory in Cats Are a Liquid, a charming picture book that examines the unusual physical properties of felines by writer Rebecca Donnelly and illustrator Misa Saburi.
Cats fill./ Cats spill./ Cats flow downhill.// Cats tip./ Cats drip./ Cats grip, snip, rip.// Cats are a liquid/ Except when they’re not.$16.99ISBN: 9781250245601Availability: Available nowPublished: Feiwel & Friends - October 8th, 2019
Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC's The Tonight Show and #1 New York Times bestselling author of Your Baby's First Word Will Be DADA and Everything Is Mama, returns with a book that teaches new babies the words for the various parts of their body--This is Baby.
Baby!$17.99ISBN: 9780525579731Availability: Available nowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019
How to get baby to sleep? Mami and Papi will try anything in this bouncy, loving, bilingual lullaby that gently says good night in both Spanish and English.
Mami starts a salsa song.
Papi keeps the beat.
Baby loves this lullaby,
moves those dancing feet.
Baila, baby, baila!
Dance, dance, dance.$17.99ISBN: 9780593118627Availability: Available nowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019
Everyone's favorite New York Times bestselling Grumpy Monkey is back in this hilarious sequel about managing social anxiety and listening to your needs!$19.99ISBN: 9781984815774Availability: Available nowPublished: Dial Books - October 15th, 2019
The #1 New York Times bestselling Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel is now available in a book and toy set!
This book and toy set comes with a bite-sized 7.5" x 7.5" copy of Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel and two 4" dragon plush toys. Storytime just got twice as fun!$17.99ISBN: 9781524773533Availability: Available nowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 8th, 2019
Superstar entertainer John Cena's second picture book in the #1 New York Times bestselling series features a high-octane story--starring the truck who never gives up, Elbow Grease!$17.99ISBN: 9781524853723Availability: Available nowPublished: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 15th, 2019
Engage the imagination and teach animal recognition with this carefully designed, interactive picture book for curious children.
Using abstract art, Can You See Me? challenges the mind and celebrates diverse ways of seeing. Each spread contains an illustration of an animal made up entirely of equilateral triangles.$17.99ISBN: 9781534443655Availability: Available nowPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - October 1st, 2019
“Double trouble finds comic relief.” —Kirkus Reviews
From beloved author-illustrator Rosemary Wells comes a brand-new story about the inimitable brother and sister Max and Ruby. Max and Ruby’s family is expanding and soon enough nobody will be getting any sleep!
Max and Ruby are in for a big surprise.$16.99ISBN: 9781536204469Availability: Available nowPublished: Candlewick - October 8th, 2019
From the author-illustrator of Do You Believe in Unicorns? comes a sweet, colorful celebration of how we choose the things we love best.$16.99ISBN: 9781536209334Availability: Available nowPublished: Candlewick - October 8th, 2019
Young Frida Kahlo’s imaginary friend comes to life in a touching story by Anthony Browne enhanced by exquisite surreal illustrations.$16.99ISBN: 9781536211122Availability: Available nowPublished: Candlewick - October 8th, 2019
In a captivating follow-up to April and Esme, Tooth Fairies, a master of whimsy sends his tiny heroines on another adventure.$14.95ISBN: 9781944903749Availability: Available nowPublished: Cameron Kids - August 20th, 2019A funny picture book about the ever-popular word poop
Admit it: You love saying the word poop. It’s so much fun to say, much to your polite friend’s dismay. Poop. Poop. Poop.$17.95ISBN: 9781911171799Availability: Available nowPublished: Flying Eye Books - August 20th, 2019
Where do we go when we die? Use this vibrantly illustrated story to guide your kids through the grieving process, with the help of a jellyfish that eternally regenerates and a young boy missing his grandfather.$16.99ISBN: 9780802855244Availability: Available nowPublished: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - August 20th, 2019
Isabella has lots of questions about the world. She asks her grandma, "Why does the sea stop at the sand?" and "What keeps the moon from falling out of the sky?" and "Who paints the clouds?" But maybe Isabella doesn't need to have all the answers. Maybe it's enough to simply appreciate the amazing world around her.$17.99ISBN: 9781536205756Availability: Available nowPublished: Templar - August 20th, 2019
A breathtaking picture book about the water cycle from Kate Greenaway Medal winner Grahame Baker-Smith$17.99ISBN: 9781328967190Availability: Available nowPublished: Clarion Books - August 20th, 2019Are hats for cats?$16.99ISBN: 9781536205923Availability: Available nowPublished: Nosy Crow - August 20th, 2019
Lionel the lion does NOT like to share. After all, he’s learned that lions always get the lion's share. He gets all the best instruments from the music shop, all the handsomest hats from the hat shop, and all the brightest balloons from the balloon cart. But at Chloe’s birthday party Lionel goes too far, eating ALL the cake.$17.99ISBN: 9780735264311Availability: Available nowPublished: Tundra Books - August 20th, 2019
A scrumptiously adorable story about a boy, a school play and his love for food. Featuring foods from all over the world, this debut picture book will make you hungry for more!$17.99ISBN: 9781984850140Availability: Available nowPublished: Rodale Kids - August 20th, 2019
This gorgeous picture-book meditation on loss and family love is a useful tool for children navigating a first experience with death.