New Picture Books

A colorful collection of the latest picture books.

 

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Moose's Book Bus Cover Image
By Inga Moore, Inga Moore (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217674
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Published: Candlewick - October 26th, 2021

In Inga Moore’s charming companion to A House in the Woods, Moose’s library outing soon has the whole woodland community crowding into his house to read together. Leave it to Moose to find a solution—on wheels!


An Elephant & Piggie Biggie! Volume 4 (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368071123
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - September 21st, 2021

From award-winning, best-selling author and illustrator Mo Willems comes a bind-up of five Elephant & Piggie adventures that celebrate friendship.
This bind-up includes the titles: My Friend is Sad; I Love My New Toy!; Pigs Make Me Sneeze!; A Big Guy Took My Ball!; and My New Friend is So Fun!


Looking for a Jumbie Cover Image
By Tracey Baptiste, Amber Ren (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062970817
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 21st, 2021

New York Times bestselling author Tracey Baptiste and acclaimed illustrator Amber Ren take readers on a fun, creepy, storytime-ready romp through a forest filled with creatures from Caribbean folklore.

I’m looking for a jumbie, I’m going to find a scary one.


Beautifully Me Cover Image
By Nabela Noor, Nabi H. Ali (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534485877
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 14th, 2021

From designer, creator, and self-love advocate Nabela Noor (@Nabela) comes a much-needed picture book about loving yourself just as you are.

Meet Zubi: a joyful Bangladeshi girl excited about her first day of school. But when Zubi sees her mother frowning in the mirror and talking about being “too big,” she starts to worry about her own body and how she looks.


My Two Border Towns Cover Image
By David Bowles, Erika Meza (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593111048
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Published: Kokila - September 14th, 2021

A picture book debut by an award-winning author about a boy's life on the U.S.-Mexico border, visiting his favorite places on The Other Side with his father, spending time with family and friends, and sharing in the responsibility of community care.


Bear Is a Bear Cover Image
By Jonathan Stutzman, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062880512
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 14th, 2021

A gorgeous, classic gift book about the enduring love between a little girl and her childhood friend, Bear, from popular author Jonathan Stutzman and Caldecott Medal–winning and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Dan Santat.

Bear is . . . a new friend, a fellow mischief-maker, a protector, and a dreamer.


The Met Vincent Van Gogh: He Saw the World in Vibrant Colors Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780744033663
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 7th, 2021

See the world through Vincent van Gogh's eyes and be inspired to produce your own masterpieces.


Norman Didn't Do It!: (Yes, He Did) (Mother Bruce Series) Cover Image
By Ryan Higgins, Ryan Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368026239
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 7th, 2021

Ryan T. Higgins, the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Mother Bruce series, delivers a contemporary tale of friendship.
Norman is a porcupine. Mildred is a tree. Norman and Mildred are best friends. Just the two of them. And only the two of them. But when a surprise pops up, life will never be the same again.


Negative Cat Cover Image
By Sophie Blackall, Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399257193
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 31st, 2021

Two-time Caldecott winner Sophie Blackall spins a winning tale about Max, a feline whose behavior doesn't win any raves, except from the boy who believes in him and finds a way to turn a negative into a positive.


Bright Star Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823443284
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Published: Neal Porter Books - September 7th, 2021

From the creator of the New York Times bestseller Dreamers comes a beautiful story about growth, empowerment, and finding one's own voice.

Child, you are awake!
You are alive!
You are a bright star,
Inside our hearts.


Where Three Oceans Meet Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419741296
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - August 24th, 2021

 A child, mother, and grandmother travel all the way to the end of the earth in this picture book that celebrates multigenerational love—perfect for fans of Drawn Together and Alma.

“I want to see what’s at the end of the earth!”
    
Sejal, Mommy, and Pati travel together to the southern tip of India.


Frog and Ball Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780823443413
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Published: Holiday House - August 24th, 2021

A frog, a magic spell book, and one big, angry yellow ball. What could go wrong? Everything in this hilarious early reader comic.


Bat Wings! Cat Wings? Cover Image
By Laura Gehl, Monique Felix (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781568463742
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Published: Creative Editions - August 10th, 2021

They're Tearing Up Mulberry Street Cover Image
By Yvonne Ng, Richard Smythe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781681522388
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Published: Amicus Ink - August 10th, 2021

Take young readers on a rhyming journey with engineer Yvonne Ng's (The Mighty Steam Engine) picture book about what it takes to build a road.


Boogie Boogie, Y’all Cover Image
By C. G. Esperanza, C. G. Esperanza (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062976222
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - August 10th, 2021

Author-illustrator C. G. Esperanza delivers a celebratory ode to graffiti and the Boogie Down Bronx through an infectious read-aloud beat and colorful illustrations that leap right off the page! Perfect for fans of Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut and Keith Haring.


The The World Below the Brine Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781568463612
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Published: Creative Editions - August 10th, 2021

Nineteenth-century poet Walt Whitman employs the language of his day to express a wonder about the world below the sea that is timeless.


Be Strong (Be Kind #2) Cover Image
By Pat Zietlow Miller, Jen Hill (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250221117
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 10th, 2021

A picture book about finding strength in unlikely places from the team behind the hugely popular New York Times bestseller Be Kind.

When her gym class must face the school rock-climbing wall, Tanisha is discouraged. Her muscles are weak, and she knows she'll never reach the top like Cayla.

But maybe strength is about more than just muscles.


Baby Loves Scientists (Baby Loves Science) Cover Image
By Ruth Spiro, Irene Chan (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781623542474
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Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - August 10th, 2021

Babies who love science can be anything Move over Wonder Woman and Superman--here come Aerospace Engineer and Particle Physicist Now available in board book


Usha and the Big Digger (Storytelling Math) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781623542023
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Published: Charlesbridge - August 3rd, 2021

Celebrate diversity, math, and the power of storytelling!


What I Am Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593204016
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 3rd, 2021

The creator of Little Owl's Night explores and celebrates the complexities of what makes us who we are in this comforting and thoughtful picture book.


Here We Are: Book of Numbers Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593466124
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Published: Philomel Books - August 3rd, 2021

From Oliver Jeffers, world-renowned picture book creator of the #1 New York Times bestseller Here We Are, comes a charming board book companion and counting book. Learning all about our planet is as easy as 1, 2, 3!


A Song of Frutas Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Sara Palacios (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534444898
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 3rd, 2021

From Pura Belpré Award–winning author Margarita Engle comes a lively, rhythmic picture book about a little girl visiting her grandfather who is a pregonero—a singing street vendor in Cuba—and helping him sell his frutas.

When we visit mi abuelo, I help him sell
frutas, singing the names of each fruit
as we walk, our footst


Cat Problems (Animal Problems) Cover Image
By Jory John, Lane Smith (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593302132
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Published: Random House Studio - August 3rd, 2021

What could a pampered house cat possibly have to complain about? This latest collaboration from picture book superstars--and cat devotees--Lane Smith and Jory John brings with it a hilarious set of feline problems!

Just like most cats, this cat lives an extremely comfortable life. But he has his problems too!


Here We Are: Book of Animals Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593466094
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Published: Philomel Books - August 3rd, 2021

From Oliver Jeffers, world-renowned picture book creator of the #1 New York Times bestseller Here We Are, comes a charming board book companion all about the animals we share our planet with, from A to Z!


Henry at Home Cover Image
By Megan Maynor, Alea Marley (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328916754
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Published: Clarion Books - July 27th, 2021

The love between a brother and sister shines through in this reassuring picture book about a common childhood transition—an older sibling starting school and leaving the younger one behind.

Liza is Henry's big sister, and Henry is Liza's little brother. As long as there has been a Henry and Liza, they have always done everything together.


Amara and the Bats Cover Image
By Emma Reynolds, Emma Reynolds (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534469013
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - July 20th, 2021

Environmental activism gets a nocturnal twist in this utterly charming picture book about a young girl and her mission to save the bats!

Amara loves bats! Her favorite thing to do is to collect bat facts and watch the amazing mammals fly at night by her house.


Never, Not Ever! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063076495
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Published: HarperCollins - July 13th, 2021

A perfect back-to-school book...with a twist! For little kids everywhere who feel anxious leaving home to go back to school.

A Kids' Indie Next Pick!


Dr. Fauci: How a Boy from Brooklyn Became America's Doctor Cover Image
By Kate Messner, Alexandra Bye (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665902434
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 29th, 2021

The definitive picture book biography of Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and one of the most crucial figures in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Before he was Dr.


Kalamata's Kitchen Cover Image
By Sarah Thomas, Derek Wallace (Created by), Jo Kosmides Edwards (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593307915
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 20th, 2021

Dora the Explorer meets No Reservations in this delicious picture book debut! Follow Kalamata and her alligator sidekick on the first of many exciting food adventures in a charming story about facing fears and overcoming back-to-school jitters.


Hardly Haunted Cover Image
By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534441705
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 20th, 2021

From the bestselling creator of Not Quite Narwhal comes a delightfully spooky story about an old house who wants to be a home…even if her new family isn’t what she expected.

House has a problem.

She’s a little spooky. She’s a little cobwebby. Oh, no! What if she’s haunted?

She’s not sure, but…her hinges creak.


Nerdy Babies: Dinosaurs Cover Image
By Emmy Kastner, Emmy Kastner (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250756077
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - July 13th, 2021

Nerdy Babies is a series that will ignite curiosity in even the youngest readers and encourage them to ask questions and explore the world around them.


Listen Cover Image
By Gabi Snyder, Stephanie Graegin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534461895
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - July 13th, 2021

“A memorable experience.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

In the tradition of Tomie dePaola’s Quiet and Scott Magoon’s Breathe comes this lyrical, meditative picture book about listening and mindfulness.

BEEP!
WOOF!
VROOM!

Isn’t the world a noisy place?
But what if you
stop,


Nerdy Babies: Transportation Cover Image
By Emmy Kastner, Emmy Kastner (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250756091
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - July 13th, 2021

Nerdy Babies is a series that will ignite curiosity in even the youngest readers and encourage them to ask questions and explore the world around them.


Halal Hot Dogs Cover Image
By Susannah Aziz, Parwinder Singh (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499811575
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Published: little bee books - May 4th, 2021

"Musa's enthusiasm for halal hot dogs is infectious, and this portrait of a family and community that takes joy and pride in their identity and traditions is refreshing . . . .


The Perfect Plan Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781547605262
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - July 6th, 2021

A gorgeously illustrated picture book about a little girl's leadership, creative thinking, and perseverance, for fans of Rosie Revere, Engineer and The Curious Garden.


Lala's Words: A Story of Planting Kindness Cover Image
By Gracey Zhang, Gracey Zhang (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338648232
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 6th, 2021

From debut author-illustrator Gracey Zhang comes a timeless and timely picture book that celebrates the unassuming power of kind words.

Oh, there goes Lala! She carries a pot of water around the corner, down the block, and over the fence, to a patch of dirt and concrete where tiny weeds sprout. "Hello, hello, friends!" she whispers.


T. Rexes Can't Tie Their Shoes Cover Image
By Anna Lazowski, Steph Laberis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593181386
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - June 29th, 2021

A funny and encouraging alphabetic book about all the things animals CAN'T do but kids CAN! Every parent teaching their children new skills will be happy to have this super-positive picture book on hand.


Jenny Mei Is Sad Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316537711
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 15th, 2021

With this educational and entertaining picture book, learn how to approach difficult emotions with compassion and understanding—and be the best friend you can be.

My friend Jenny Mei is sad. But you might not be able to tell.

Jenny Mei still smiles a lot. She makes everyone laugh. And she still likes blue Popsicles the best.


Best Day Ever! Cover Image
By Marilyn Singer, Leah Nixon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328987839
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Published: Clarion Books - June 29th, 2021

A sweet dog-loves-kid/kid-loves-dog story, in which the kid uses a wheelchair, from an award-winning children’s poet and talented debut illustrator.

This playful puppy thinks she’s having the best day ever! She's so happy to be out with her friend, she doesn't even realize that she's being a little naughty.


Samira Surfs Cover Image
By Rukhsanna Guidroz, Fahmida Azim (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984816191
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Published: Kokila - June 29th, 2021

A middle grade novel in verse about Samira, an eleven-year-old Rohingya refugee living in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, who finds strength and sisterhood in a local surf club for girls.


Little Bat in Night School Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358269847
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Published: Clarion Books - June 29th, 2021

Little Bat is excited about his first night in school! Readers will love to see him spread his wings in this sweet, inspiring picture book from New York Times best-selling and Caldecott Honor–winning Brian Lies.


Somewhere in the City Cover Image
By J. B. Frank, Yu Leng (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781641702607
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Familius - April 13th, 2021

Somewhere in the city,

Lucy’s just not ready to go to bed.  

She opens her bedroom window and lets in the bustle of the street below.  

Stores are closing. A scruffy dog sniffs an empty pail.


How to Wear a Sari Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328635204
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Published: Versify - June 22nd, 2021

Sparkling with voice and charm, this picture book about a fashionable kid out to prove she’s not as small as everyone thinks is perfect for kids eager to grow up, and for those who love to play dress-up.

Being a little kid isn’t always fun and games.


Time for School, Little Blue Truck Cover Image
By Alice Schertle, Jill McElmurry (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358412243
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Published: Clarion Books - June 22nd, 2021

Ride along to school with the #1 New York Times best-selling Little Blue Truck and meet Blue's new friend: a bright yellow school bus. Beep-beep!

Little Blue Truck and his good friend Toad are excited to meet a bright yellow school bus on the road.


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Areli Is a Dreamer: A True Story by Areli Morales, a DACA Recipient Cover Image
By Areli Morales, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984893994
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Published: Random House Studio - June 8th, 2021

In the first picture book written by a DACA Dreamer, Areli Morales tells her own powerful and vibrant immigration story.

When Areli was just a baby, her mama and papa moved from Mexico to New York with her brother, Alex, to make a better life for the family--and when she was in kindergarten, they sent for her, too.
 


Rez Dogs Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593326213
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Published: Dial Books - June 8th, 2021

****Four starred reviews ****

From the U.S.'s foremost Indigenous children's author comes a middle grade verse novel set during the COVID-19 pandemic, about a Wabanaki girl's quarantine on her grandparents' reservation and the local dog that becomes her best friend


Pippo's Journey Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9784865055344
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Published: Nippan Ips - June 2nd, 2021

A visually stunning picture book by the winner of the International Award for Illustration at the Bologna Children's Book Fair, Satoe Tone. Her artwork has been praised world-wide, and her picture books are available in not only Japanese, but have been translated into French, Italian, Chinese, Spanish, and Russian.


The Bench Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593434512
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 8th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex's first children's book, The Bench, beautifully captures the special relationship between father and son, as seen through a mother's eyes. The book's storytelling and illustration give us snapshots of shared moments that evoke a deep sense of warmth, connection, and compassion.


Faraway Things Cover Image
By Dave Eggers, Kelly Murphy (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316492195
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 8th, 2021

From a bestselling author comes an evocative, classic-feeling adventure tale about a boy and his sword, and how giving away something precious leads to an even more important discovery.


Comparrotives (A Grammar Zoo Book) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781419746437
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - June 8th, 2021

From the creators of Hippopposites, Rhymoceros, and Llamaphones comes a new board book about comparatives

In this oversize board book, young readers will learn about comparative adjectives via a very humorous parrot—from noisy and noisier, to messy and messier, to happy and happier when it finally finds a friend.


Lucas at the Paralympics Cover Image
By Igor Plohl, Urska Stropnik Sonc (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823447657
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Published: Holiday House - June 8th, 2021

Introduce your child to the Paralympics--where physically disabled world-class athletes exemplify strength, determination, and courage.


Strollercoaster Cover Image
By Matt Ringler, Raúl the Third (Illustrator), Elaine Bay (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316493222
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2021

This joyous romp through the neighborhood celebrates the bond between a father and a child, illustrated by an award-winning artist team.

Buckle up as a toddler's tantrum is cleverly averted when a loving dad transforms an everyday neighborhood stroll into an extraordinary adventure, reminding us that all you need to chase away a bad mood is love and a little bit of imagination.


Dumplings for Lili Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781324003427
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Published: Norton Young Readers - June 1st, 2021

A heartfelt picture book celebration of food, community, and family—and little dumpling treasures from around the world.


Sharice’s Big Voice: A Native Kid Becomes a Congresswoman Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062979667
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Published: HarperCollins - June 1st, 2021

On Here Wee Read's 2021 Ultimate List of Diverse Children's Books! 

"Rich, vivid illustrations by Ojibwe Woodland artist Pawis-Steckley are delivered in a graphic style that honors Indigenous people. The bold artwork adds impact to the compelling text." (Kirkus starred review)


Not Yeti Cover Image
By Kelly DiPucchio, Claire Keane (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593114070
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 18th, 2021

New York Times bestselling author Kelly DiPucchio and celebrated illustrator Claire Keane have created an irresistible new monster!


Nothing at All Cover Image
By Marie-Helene Jarry, Amelie DuBois (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781772290271
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Published: Simply Read Books - May 18th, 2021

Daddy would like me to be busy from morning to night.
But today, doing nothing is exactly what I want to do


1001 Bees Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780500652657
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Published: Thames & Hudson - May 18th, 2021

In the vein of the bestselling Big Book of Bugs, a beautifully illustrated, informative book introducing children to the world of bees.


The Octopus Escapes Cover Image
By Maile Meloy, Felicita Sala (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984812698
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2021

From a New York Times bestselling author comes this poignant, lyrical tale about nature's great escape artist—perfect for fans of the Oscar-winning documentary film My Octopus Teacher.


Bedtime with Art (Sabrina Hahn's Art & Concepts for Kids) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781510762749
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Published: Sky Pony - May 11th, 2021

A new addition to the series that Serena Williams calls "a fun way to inspire children’s imagination and creativity!"

Discover the wonders of fine art with this enchanting read-aloud bedtime book featuring some of the world's iconic paintings!

Nurture your child’s creativity as they get ready for bed by reading gentle rhymes accompanied by deli


Peace Train Cover Image
By Cat Stevens, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063053991
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Published: HarperCollins - May 11th, 2021

The instant #1 New York Times and Indie bestseller!

Hop aboard the Peace Train in this picture book adaptation of Cat Stevens’s legendary anthem of unity and harmony in time for the song’s 50th anniversary! With illustrations by New York Times bestselling illustrator Peter H. Reynolds.


Oh Look, a Cake! Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358380306
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Published: Clarion Books - May 11th, 2021

A subversively hilarious picture book about a sloth, a lemur, a giant cake, and what happens when you don’t share, for fans of Jon Klassen and Mo Willems.  

When Sloth and Lemur come across a giant, mouth-watering cake, they can’t believe their luck. Sloth wonders if they should tell the others, but Lemur is pretty sure they shouldn't.


A Day for Rememberin': Inspired by the True Events of the First Memorial Day Cover Image
By Leah Henderson, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419736308
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2021

A moving tribute to the little-known history behind the first Memorial Day, illustrated by Coretta Scott King Award winner Floyd Cooper

Today is a special day.


Princesses Can Fix It! Cover Image
By Tracy Marchini, Julia Christians (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781645672142
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Published: Page Street Kids - May 4th, 2021

The castle is crawling with wayward alligators, and the clueless king doesn’t know how to fix it. Lila, Margaret, and Harriet have lots of ideas, but their father won’t listen! According to him, the Princesses should be focusing on proper pursuits like drawing, jewelry, and music. When the three girls start falling asleep during the day, the King sends the Prince to investigate …


What Will You Be? Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062839954
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Published: HarperCollins - May 4th, 2021

From Yamile Saied Méndez, acclaimed author of Where Are You From?, comes a stunning lyrical picture book that tells the story of one girl who is always asked a simple question: What will you be when you grow up? 


Hair Twins Cover Image
By Raakhee Mirchandani, Holly Hatam (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316495301
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 4th, 2021

A Sikh father and daughter with a special hair bond proudly celebrate and share a family tradition in this charming story perfect for fans of Hair Love and I Love My Hair!

Every morning Papa combs through his daughter's waves like he does his own—parting it down the middle, using coconut oil to get all the tangles out.

Some days he braids her hair in


Flip! How the Frisbee Took Flight Cover Image
By Margaret Muirhead, Adam Gustavson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781580898805
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Published: Charlesbridge - April 27th, 2021

This charming picture book biography about the inventor of the Frisbee follows the twists and turns of innovation and highlights the persistence it takes to succeed. 


Keeping the City Going Cover Image
By Brian Floca, Brian Floca (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534493773
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - April 27th, 2021

Caldecott Award winner Brian Floca gives a heartfelt thank you to the essential workers who keep their cities going during COVID-19 quarantine in this tenderly illustrated picture book.

We are here at home now, watching the world through our windows. Outside we see the city we know, but not as we’ve seen it before. The once hustling and bustling streets are empty.


Prince & Knight: Tale of the Shadow King Cover Image
By Daniel Haack, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499811216
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Published: little bee books - April 27th, 2021

This follow-up to Prince & Knight is an inclusive, modern fairy tale for young readers!

Praise for Prince & Knight:
"Victorious . . .


Grandpa Across the Ocean Cover Image
By Hyewon Yum, Hyewon Yum (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419742255
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 27th, 2021

We Are Still Here!: Native American Truths Everyone Should Know Cover Image
By Traci Sorell, Frane Lessac (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781623541927
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Charlesbridge - April 20th, 2021

Twelve Native American kids present historical and contemporary laws, policies, struggles, and victories in Native life, each with a powerful refrain: We are still here!


Hannah and the Ramadan Gift Cover Image
By Qasim Rashid, Aaliya Jaleel (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593114667
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

The debut picture book by author and human rights activist Qasim Rashid that celebrates good deeds during the month of Ramadan.


On the Farm Cover Image
By David Elliott, Holly Meade (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536218152
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Candlewick - April 20th, 2021

New York Times best-selling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator evoke life on a farm in a simple, lyrical text and boldly expressive images.


Your Mama Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328631886
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Published: Versify - April 6th, 2021

A sweet twist on the age-old “yo mama” joke, celebrating fierce moms everywhere with playful lyricism and gorgeous illustrations. Perfect for Mother’s Day.

Yo’ mama so sweet, she could be a bakery. She dresses so fine, she could have a clothing line. And, even when you mess up, she’s so forgiving, she lets you keep on living.


Billy Miller Makes a Wish Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063042797
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Greenwillow Books - April 6th, 2021

“Full of heart and depth.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“Henkes is a master of characterization. —The Horn Book (starred review)

“A first-rate choice for reading aloud.”—Booklist (starred review)


I Sang You Down from the Stars Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316493161
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2021

New York Times bestseller!

This unique baby book sings with Native cultural detail, while striking a universal chord in its celebration of the blossoming of love that comes with expecting and welcoming a new baby--with art by New York Times bestselling illustrator and Caldecott Medalist Michaela Goade

  As she waits for the arrival of her


Fatima's Great Outdoors Cover Image
By Ambreen Tariq, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984816955
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kokila - March 30th, 2021

An immigrant family embarks on their first camping trip in the Midwest in this lively picture book by Ambreen Tariq, outdoors activist and founder of @BrownPeopleCamping


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