A colorful collection of the latest picture books.
From Children's Literature Legacy Award-winning author Nikki Grimes and acclaimed illustrator Elizabeth Zunon comes an adventurous bath time story.
This comical and heartfelt picture book is a winning celebration of invention, creativity, and friendship. With gorgeous underwater scenes and a crowd-pleasing tale, this is one little mermaid who is here to make a splash!
From the Newbery Honor–winning author of Genesis Begins Again comes a shimmering picture book that shines the light on Zora Neale Hurston, the extraordinary writer and storycatcher extraordinaire who changed the face of American literature.
Zora was a girl who hankered for tales like bees for honey.
A New York Times Bestseller and #1 Indie Bestseller
This lyrical, stunning picture book tells a story about learning to love and celebrate your Asian-shaped eyes, in the spirit of Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry, and is a celebration of diversity.
In this evocative and heartwarming novel for readers who loved The Thing About Jellyfish, the author of I Can Make This Promise tells the story of a Native American girl struggling to find her joy again.
It’s been a hard year for Maisie Cannon, ever since she hurt her leg and could not keep up with her ballet training and auditions.
Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents critically acclaimed indigenous fantasy writer Rebecca Roanhorse's thrilling adventure about a Navajo girl who discovers she's a monsterslayer.$17.99ISBN: 9781534445345Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2021
The Snowy Day meets Last Stop on Market Street in this heartwarming classic in the making about a young boy who is in a new town and doesn’t have much, but with the help of a loving community discovers the joys of his first snowy day.
On the day it snows, Gabo sees kids tugging sleds up the hill, then coasting down, whooping all the while.$17.99ISBN: 9780062747730Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: HarperCollins - January 5th, 2021
The beloved character Harry the Dirty Dog returns in this brand-new picture book! A fun story to share with all dog fans, as well as guinea pig families and classrooms.$17.99ISBN: 9781368043083Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2021Celebrate the power of differences with this funny and heartwarming children's book about a little girl who faces her fears on the first day of school -- and learns to love what makes her unique.$14.95ISBN: 9781523507498Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Workman Publishing Company - December 8th, 2020
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
B is for Beautiful, Brave, and Bright!$8.99ISBN: 9781536216035Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - December 8th, 2020
Day and night, black and white—this playful tale of opposite personalities celebrates the adventure of sharing life’s discoveries with a friend.$17.99ISBN: 9780062915320Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - December 1st, 2020
"A well-thought-out presentation of an important environmental message." —Kirkus$16.99ISBN: 9781419731532Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Abrams Appleseed - December 1st, 2020
Learn how animals around the world show their love in this interactive board book
Love is strong.
You have my back and I’ll always have yours.
Animals show their love in so many ways! This interactive board book, with its chunky, die-cut pages and surprise-filled gatefolds, is the perfect gift for anyone you love.$19.99ISBN: 9780062934574Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Quill Tree Books - December 1st, 2020
Meet LONG JOHN McRON, SHIP'S COOK . . . and the most unusual babysitter you've ever seen.$16.99ISBN: 9781536212693Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - November 24th, 2020
Friendship, kindness, and gratitude are all illuminated in a quiet tale of a magical girl with mothlike wings.$17.99ISBN: 9781524741044Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - November 17th, 2020
This lyrical, whimsical picture book, set in the old city of Istanbul, celebrates kindness and generosity of spirit.$18.99ISBN: 9780593206034Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - November 17th, 2020
Llama Llama loses his loose tooth in this new hardcover adventure, part of Anna Dewdney's New York Times bestselling series!
Llama Llama's tooth is wiggling! Is it time for his first tooth to come out?$17.99ISBN: 9780358307112Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - November 17th, 2020Did you know you share your home with monsters?! In this book explore the menagerie of tiny and unusual creatures—arthropods (insects, mites, and spiders)—found in our lawns and gardens, our food, our beds, our clothes, and even our eyelashes.
You may not know it . . .$18.99ISBN: 9781952119071Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: McSweeney's - November 17th, 2020
You may have heard of ships. You may have also heard of the sea and the night. But did you realize there's nothing more beautiful than a ship and its lights on the sea at night? In warm and witty prose, this picture book's narrator asks the reader to consider the splendor of glowing lights cast by ships on a shimmering waterway.$17.99ISBN: 9780593111024Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - November 3rd, 2020
An Indie Next List Selection
Keri Smith, creator of the mega-bestselling Wreck This Journal, now brings her imagination and inspiration to children with this picture book that explores the very active experience of reading.
What if there were a book that changed every time you read it?$17.99ISBN: 9781419742033Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 3rd, 2020
Discover birds who survive winter against all odds in this poetic, gorgeously illustrated picture book
Snowflakes whirling, snow-flocks swirling, streaks of white twirl through the night . . .
You’ve heard of birds who migrate to warmer climates in the wintertime—but what about those who persevere through snowy weather and freezing temperatures?$17.99ISBN: 9780062877703Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: HarperCollins - November 3rd, 2020
Pura Belpré Honor winner Anika Aldamuy Denise (Planting Stories) and New York Times bestselling illustrator Leo Espinosa (Islandborn) tell the story of Rita Moreno, the Puerto Rican superstar best known for her Oscar-winning performance in the original West Side Story film, in this gorgeous picture book biography.$18.99ISBN: 9780316440318Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 3rd, 2020
In this captivating reimagining of Hans Christian Andersen's classic, Caldecott medalist and bestselling artist Jerry Pinkney conjures a poignant friendship story and an epic tale of redemption -- the definitive new version for our time.$17.99ISBN: 9780593222751Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Rise x Penguin Workshop - October 27th, 2020
A tornado, a blizzard, a forest fire, and a hurricane are met, in turn, with resilience and awe in this depiction of nature's power and our own.$18.99ISBN: 9780358153955Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 27th, 2020A resonant story of two friends trying to maintain their relationship from afar with dazzling results, filled with wishes, curiosity, and bravery.$18.99ISBN: 9781250241405Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 27th, 2020
Where Is Our Library? is a companion to Lost in the Library and our second picture book in partnership with the New York Public Library.
Curious Patience and steadfast Fortitude wait every morning to greet visitors of the New York Public Library—and slip away every night to read in the Children's Center.$18.99ISBN: 9780593109793Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2020
A New York Times Bestseller!
A group of clever animals find an unusual but warm and furry home during Alaska's long winter in Jan Brett's newest snowy adventure.$19.99ISBN: 9781338622089Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - October 20th, 2020From the New York Times bestselling author of The Arrival$19.99ISBN: 9781250246868Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Feiwel & Friends - October 20th, 2020
Academy Award-winning actress, director, producer, and activist Natalie Portman retells three classic fables and imbues them with wit and wisdom.$17.99ISBN: 9781338617665Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - October 20th, 2020N.H. Senzai and Shannon Hitchcock expertly craft the intersection of the lives of two girls-one, a Muslim fleeing civil war, the other, an American from the South-as they are forced to examine their beliefs and the true meaning of friendship in the midst of the president's 2017 Muslim ban.$17.99ISBN: 9780439634281Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - October 20th, 2020
Stillwater, the beloved Zen panda, now in his own Apple TV+ original series!
Jon J Muth's enlightening new picture book is based on an ancient Buddhist legend, and features Stillwater the Panda from Jon's Caldecott Honor Book and New York Times Bestselling book, Zen Shorts.$17.99ISBN: 9780399186332Availability: Temporarily Out of StockPublished: Kokila - October 13th, 2020
A snowy day, a trip to Grandma's, time spent cooking with one another, and space to pause and discover the world around you come together in this perfect book for reading and sharing on a cozy winter day.$17.99ISBN: 9781536203967Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - October 13th, 2020
A majestic polar bear heads out on a mysterious walk in a dazzling, playful collaboration from an exciting pair of picture-book creators.$15.99ISBN: 9780525555940Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - October 13th, 2020
The 22nd book in the New York Times bestselling series of biographies about heroes tells the story of Anne Frank, the young Jewish girl who documented her life while hiding from the Nazis during World War II.$16.99ISBN: 9780763698324Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - October 13th, 2020
This profoundly moving tale about a grieving boy and an imaginary gorilla makes real the power of talking about loss.$15.99ISBN: 9780525555919Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Dial Books - October 13th, 2020
The 21st book in the New York Times bestselling series of biographies about heroes tells the story of Benjamin Franklin, one of the Founding Fathers of the U.S. who helped draft the Declaration of Independence while making important scientific contributions.$17.99ISBN: 9780762495191Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Running Press Kids - October 6th, 2020
A timely and timeless picture book about immigration that demonstrates the power of diversity, acceptance, and tolerance from a gifted storyteller.
A Kirkus Best Books of 2020
A School Library Journal Best Books of 2020
"An engaging, beautiful, and memorable book." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review
&$19.99ISBN: 9780593206751Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Philomel Books - October 6th, 2020
An instant New York Times bestseller!
From Oliver Jeffers, world-renowned picture book creator and illustrator of The Crayons' Christmas, comes a gorgeously told father-daughter story and companion to the #1 New York Times bestseller Here We Are!$16.99ISBN: 9781536212389Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - October 6th, 2020
The star of Julián Is a Mermaid makes a joyful return—and finds a new friend—at a wedding to be remembered.$18.99ISBN: 9780593119754Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020
Everyone's favorite New York Times bestselling Grumpy Monkey is back in this hilarious bedtime story about dealing with frustration when you don't get to do what you want!$17.99ISBN: 9780525518778Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Nancy Paulsen Books - September 1st, 2020
Winner of the NCTE Charlotte Huck Award!
An upbeat, empowering, important picture book from the team that created the award-winning Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut
a nonstop ball of energy.
Powerful and full of light.
I am a go-getter. A difference maker. A leader.$8.99ISBN: 9781536207019Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 8th, 2020
The creator of King Arthur’s Very Great Grandson and Green Pants switches gears with a slyly silly introduction to shapes—just watch out for the emus!$17.99ISBN: 9781536217476Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 29th, 2020
From legendary author and illustrator duo Sam McBratney and Anita Jeram comes the delightful sequel to the heartwarming picture book classic Guess How Much I Love You.$14.99ISBN: 9780744021462Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: DK Children - September 22nd, 2020
Through this charming story, children will become aware of the growing problem of trash polluting the ocean. Fish highlights the issues with a simple and engaging illustrated narrative and also suggests a solution in the form of recycling.$17.99ISBN: 9780399547645Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020
Instant New York Times bestselling series opener inspired by prima ballerina and author Misty Copeland's own early experiences in ballet.$18.99ISBN: 9780593123843Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Rodale Kids - September 1st, 2020
#1 New York Times bestselling author Dan Brown makes his picture book debut with this mindful, humorous, musical, and uniquely entertaining book!
The author will be donating all US royalties due to him to support music education for children worldwide, through the New Hampshire Charitable foundation.$18.99ISBN: 9780593180945Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - September 22nd, 2020
An A to Z celebration of the world of ballet, from the renowned American Ballet Theatre.$16.99ISBN: 9780525514510Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020
A triumphant celebration of the tushee.
Big ones, little ones, round ones and flat ones, furry ones and prickly ones--butts are everywhere, and each one is special! These powerful muscles make it possible for people and animals to jump, sit, and everything in between. The gluteus really is the maximus!