A colorful collection of the latest picture books.
From the bestselling creators of The Bad Seed, a timely story about not having to be Grade A perfect!
Meet the good egg. He’s a verrrrrry good egg indeed.
But trying to be so good is hard when everyone else is plain ol’ rotten.
An accidental-friendship story packed with humor from author-illustrator Eric Barclay
Sheep is an expert at protecting sheep—or so she thinks until one happy afternoon when she bumps into a very hairy someone on the farm.
“Who are you?” she asks.
The perfect story for anyone who’s ever felt overshadowed.
A joyful picture book that celebrates every kid's favorite day of the year, full of adorable art from the illustrator of Goodnight Goodnight Construction Site and I Wish You More.
The most important rule is #1: It must be your birthday.
The fifth book by the authors of the media sensation and instant New York Times bestseller The SheepOver, featuring a curious bunny and her baby farm animal friends solving an Easter mystery together.
Newbery Honor author Cynthia Lord likes fostering rabbits—or, as she fondly calls it, “borrowing bunnies.” This is the heartwarming true story of the author’s own journey with two very special rabbits.
The kids are in for a treat when their parents leave them with a babysitter who is truly out of this world--an alien!
A girl learns that a cold needs a LOT of things, as she waits for a bad case of the sniffles to run its course.
What does a cold need? It needs a comfy bed by a window, warm socks, Grandma's chicken soup, and plenty of Dad's silly jokes. Sometimes, a cold just needs a little time.
All in step with wing in wing . . . Chicks can conquer anything! Nerdy Chick has been waiting all day for the Rocket Club meeting. But when she gets there, she finds a disturbing sign tacked to the door: “NO CHICKS ALLOWED!!!” Puzzled, then baffled, then just plain mad, Nerdy Chick sets out to change the rules.$17.99ISBN: 9781481495318Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - February 12th, 2019
“The story’s tempo segues to a gentler, lulling tone at the end, soothing readers into a peaceful mindset, making the book a perfect end for the day.” —Booklist
“Addressing readers who are likely to draw inspiration from the outdoors, Thomas’s exhortations celebrate both natural beauty and human virtue in a kind of gentle eco-theology.&$16.95ISBN: 9781611805871Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bala Kids - February 12th, 2019
Follow Buddha on a wild journey—
from mountain peaks
to the ocean deep,
past Saturn’s rings
and butterfly wings.
This sweet story reveals that Buddha can be found everywhere you go.$17.99ISBN: 9780062427588Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - February 5th, 2019
New York Times bestselling author Pat Zietlow Miller celebrates individuality in her remarkable picture book about the beauty of being yourself.
Heartfelt and timeless, Remarkably You is an inspirational manifesto about all of the things—little or small, loud or quiet—that make us who we are.$17.99ISBN: 9781534412088Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - February 5th, 2019
“Easily shareable with sibs of different ages, and they’ll be delighted to join in on the goofy brotherly song.” —Bulletin Center Children’s Books (starred review)
“Poetic, unusual vocabulary…make the text fun to read aloud.” —Booklist
“Johnston writes in a$17.99ISBN: 9781624146565Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Page Street Kids - February 5th, 2019
Maria loves tea parties and dancing and wearing her hair in pigtails, but more than anything in the world…Maria loves churros.$17.99ISBN: 9781627797573Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - February 5th, 2019
Bearnard's Book by writer Deborah Underwood and illustrator Misa Saburi is a charming picture book about a bear who discovers that to shine in his own story, he just needs to be himself.$14.95ISBN: 9781594658068Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Humanoids, Inc. - February 5th, 2019
A series of vignettes on imagination, science, mathematics, and the life of our planet...shared from the perspective of a curious bear and his furry, forest-dwelling friends
Bigby Bear lives peacefully in the lush mountains where he was born. Struggling to figure out nature and its elements, Bigby engages in silly experiments of all kinds.$17.99ISBN: 9781534438187Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Margaret K. McElderry Books - February 5th, 2019
A rabbit who prefers real-life adventures to stories finds a lost book that takes him on an exciting journey in this charming picture book about the power of tales to inspire children and bring them together.
Everyone in Rabbit Town loves to read. Well, everyone except for Henry, who would much prefer to play outside.$15.99ISBN: 9781534438286Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - February 5th, 2019
From beloved author/illustrator Nicola Killen comes an enchanting spring story about a magical friendship between a little girl and her stuffed rabbit who comes to life, lovingly told and illustrated in limited color with lovely foil and interactive die cut pages.
Ollie and her favorite friend bunny have been waiting for the rain to stop and spring to come, and at long last the sun a$17.99ISBN: 9780544959002Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 5th, 2019Under the sea, a crab follows its heart and its calling, bringing everyone together in the wake of a disaster.$17.99ISBN: 9781101919255Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tundra Books - February 5th, 2019
What's a pampered cat to do now that she has to compete for attention with an ill-mannered puppy? Award-winning author Susin Nielsen delights in this laugh-a-minute twist on the classic sibling rivalry story.$17.99ISBN: 9781481478007Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - February 5th, 2019
Bunnies—not tigers—rule the forest in this adorable take on William Blake’s classic poem.
Bunnies, bunnies, burning bright
In the forests of the night—
Wait, bunnies?! Yes, bunnies.
Tigers may be the most feared animal in some forests, but in this one, they fear the bunny.$17.99ISBN: 9781484722831Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Disney-Hyperion - February 5th, 2019William and his animal friends have had the whole winter to nap. Now it's time for them to wake up and welcome a very special guest. There's lots to do to get ready, from scrubbing the floors to decorating the house to baking a tasty treat. But it's so hard to leave a cozy bed. . . . Will everyone get up in time to do their part?$16.99ISBN: 9781484773413Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Disney-Hyperion - February 5th, 2019As a family grows, so does its capacity for love, for dreams, and for hope. Two lions celebrate their grandchild and express all the ways this new life has expanded their world, and the hope they hold for his future.$16.99ISBN: 9781510744295Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Sky Pony - February 5th, 2019
To find all the Easter Bunny’s hidden treasures, all you need to do is track her as she hides them the night before Easter!
Legend has it that the only way to find all the hidden Easter eggs is to track an Easter Bunny’s every move. . . . But be careful: Easter Bunnies hop fast! To find one, you’ll need to be clever in crafting a tricky nest.$17.99ISBN: 9781534440043Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Margaret K. McElderry Books - February 5th, 2019
It’s time for bed!$17.99ISBN: 9780399558153Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Schwartz & Wade - January 29th, 2019
A New York Times bestselling author and a rising-star illustrator present an utterly hilarious, oh-so-silly tale about Mr. Pockles, an odd little dog with a big hat collection--and an even bigger heart.$17.99ISBN: 9781338113884Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Orchard Books - January 29th, 2019In this new Misunderstood Shark story from New York Times bestselling duo Ame Dyckman and Scott Magoon, Shark dares to ask the question: Can friends eat friends (and get away with it)?
Last time on Underwater World with Bob Jellyfish...
"SHARK ATE ME! Now get me OUT, Shark!"
"That's strange! I can hear Bob, but I can't see Bob!"
$17.99ISBN: 9780525707189Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 29th, 2019
A comforting primer in emotional literacy and mindfulness that suggests we approach the feeling of sadness as if it is our guest.
Sadness can be scary and confusing at any age! When we feel sad, especially for long periods of time, it can seem as if the sadness is a part of who we are--an overwhelming, invisible, and scary sensation.$17.99ISBN: 9780525552314Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - January 22nd, 2019
This triumphant picture book recasts a charged phrase as part of a black girl's everyday life--hands up for a hug, hands up in class, hands up for a high five--before culminating in a moment of resistance at a protest march.$17.99ISBN: 9780553511574Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 22nd, 2019
From the author of Jumpstart's Read for the Record pick Quackers comes the story of Henrietta the Elephant, whose life goes from calm to chaotic when a baby goose comes to stay.
Henrietta likes her quiet life. A morning swim, a cup of tea--all is serene.$17.99ISBN: 9781534414518Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - January 22nd, 2019
“Fans of Elephant and Piggie will be right at home with the humor and the repartee.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Vibrant art and a comical text make this a great pick for storytime.” —Booklist
Owl and Monkey from I Have a Balloon are back! But what happened to Owl’s balloon?$17.99ISBN: 9780062845221Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Balzer + Bray - January 22nd, 2019
Hush, Little Bunny is a heartwarming, lyrical love letter from a papa bunny to his little one—from David Ezra Stein, Caldecott Honor-winning creator of Interrupting Chicken and Leaves. Fans of Kevin Henkes and Beatrix Potter will adore this gorgeous book.
Come, little bunny, don’t be shy . . .$16.99ISBN: 9780525514244Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 22nd, 2019
A boy and his dragon embark on a dazzling nighttime journey in this heartwarming friendship story about facing fears and helping others.$16.99ISBN: 9780525516507Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Philomel Books - January 22nd, 2019
With one of his shoes untied, and all of the animals too scared to help, what's Bear going to do? The surprisingly clever answer will make kids -- and parents -- laugh. A perfect read-aloud.$17.99ISBN: 9781481470018Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - January 22nd, 2019
“Hurley’s book is as sleek and modern as its subject.” –Booklist
“Kids will leave with a solid foundation about the immensity of large-scale construction.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A sophisticated vehicle primer with detailed construction vocabulary.” —Publishers Weekly
Acclaimed picture book creato$17.99ISBN: 9781524765699Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Schwartz & Wade - January 22nd, 2019
Follow an adorable little dust bunny on a quest to make a friend in this sweet and simple wordless picture book. Perfect for fans of Annie Silvestro's Bunny's Book Club.$17.99ISBN: 9780062398642Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - January 15th, 2019
The chickens on the farm have a message for their farm owners! They’re tired of arugula salad, how about putting a fan in their hot coop, and HEY—watch out for that snake in your tent.$17.99ISBN: 9781534414419Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 15th, 2019
Penguin mastered his quest to soar with the eagles in Flight School—now he’s heading home to teach his friends in this sweet and inspiring stand-alone companion story!
Penguin loves everything about flying: the wind beneath his wings, the song that rises from his belly, and the sight of new and wonderful places.
Still, he misses his penguin friends in the S$9.99ISBN: 9780062404503Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - January 15th, 2019
New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean takes us on a St. Patrick's Day adventure with Pete the Cat as Pete discovers how lucky he actually is!$17.99ISBN: 9781442421134Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - January 15th, 2019
A young slave girl witnesses the heartbreak and hopefulness of her family and their plantation community when her brother escapes for freedom in this brilliantly conceived picture book by Coretta Scott King Award winner James E. Ransome.
Every single morning, the overseer of the plantation rings the bell. Daddy gathers wood. Mama cooks. Ben and the other slaves go out to work.$17.99ISBN: 9780735227934Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - January 8th, 2019
From the author-illustrator of The Book of Mistakes comes a gorgeous picture book about caring for your own heart and living with kindness and empathy.
My heart is a window. My heart is a slide. My heart can be closed...or opened up wide.$17.99ISBN: 9780399556654Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2019
The creator of the New York Times bestselling The Bear Ate Your Sandwich brings us another sly story of a hungry bear and a smooth-talking narrator.
A tough gumshoe of a cat--the name's Muffin--protects his territory: The Little Bear Bakery. But there are no bears here. Not on Muffin's watch.$17.99ISBN: 9780062475770Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - January 8th, 2019
An Amazon Best Book of the Month pick!
What’s a seal to do when she’s new to the zoo? Make new friends, of course!
But when the other animals aren’t so friendly, a wise sparrow inspires them to surprise Seal with a special treat.$17.99ISBN: 9780375836152Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Schwartz & Wade - January 8th, 2019
This final, magnificent picture book from three-time Coretta Scott King Award winner and Newbery Honor author Patricia McKissack is a poignant and uplifting celebration of the joy of giving.$16.99ISBN: 9781419731686Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harry N. Abrams - January 8th, 2019$16.95ISBN: 9781454923589Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Sterling Children's Books - January 8th, 2019
"Navigating friendships and popularity can be difficult for youngsters; Percy is a shining example of empowerment." --Kirkus
"This sweet and giggle-inducing story carries a great message about how acceptance of a friend's new role and a little independence can strengthen a friendship." --Booklist$17.99ISBN: 9781536202779Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Templar - January 8th, 2019
Lyrical text and magical illustrations combine to create a modern fable with an important message about striving for what you want and escaping your comfort zone.$17.99ISBN: 9781580897969Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Charlesbridge - January 8th, 2019
This is the bilingual story of the farm maiden and her cadre of animals, who crafted a festive piñata for a surprise birthday party. A beautiful and lively companion to the award-winning The Cazuela That the Farm Maiden Stirred.$18.99ISBN: 9780823442430Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Holiday House - January 8th, 2019
In this unique novelty book, join a young boy named Thomas on his adventure in a book . . . inside a book . . . inside a book
Having wandered off from his vacationing family, Thomas is a little bit lost and looking for something interesting-- which he finds, in the form of an abandoned book on the beach. As Thomas opens up the little book, so does the reader!$14.95ISBN: 9780884487197Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tilbury House Publishers - January 8th, 2019
"Have I ever told you that, for me, there is no one more special than you? That for me, you are the most special child in the world, and that I love you now and will love you forever? Have I ever told you that?"