New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

December 19, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Superlove

December 18, 2014
Harper, Charise Mericle.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
"Borzoi Book, published by Alfred A. Knoff"--Colophon.
"A little girl deems herself "Superlove" and arranges a wedding between her cat, Pinky, and stuffed dog, much to Pinky's dismay"-- Provided by publisher.

Welcome to Roarsville

December 18, 2014
Higginson, Sheila Sweeny, 1966- author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
"Disney Junior"--Cover.
Henry Hugglemonster lives in Roarsville, the best place ever! Roarsville is filled with all kinds of monsters and plenty of fun things to do.

Henry loves Beckett

December 18, 2014
Higginson, Sheila Sweeny, 1966- author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
"Disney Junior"--Cover.
It's Beckett's birthday, and Henry and Summer are throwing him a surprise party. But no matter how hard they try, it seems like things just keep going wrong on Beckett's special day!

Batman : Winter wasteland

December 18, 2014
Lemke, Donald, author.
[New York, N.Y.] : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015
29 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
"Batman created by Bob Kane."
"When Mr. Freeze and the Ice Pack bring a blast of villainous cold to Gotham City, it's up to Batman to break the ice. With a little help from Wonder Woman and the Flash, the World's Greatest Detective will stop these criminals in their icy tracks" -- From Amazon.

Sharing & caring

December 18, 2014
Carbone, Courtney, author.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm

Rocket's 100th day of school

December 18, 2014
Hills, Tad, author, illustrator.
New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"Step 1, ready to read"--Cover.
Rocket the dog is excited about the 100th day of school and enlists the help of his friends to collect one hundred special things to bring to class, from heart-shaped stones found with Mr. Barker to feathers Owl provides, but will he find enough items in time?

Three little words

December 18, 2014
Pearce, Clemency.
New York : Doubleday, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Illustrations and easy-to-read, rhyming text reveal that whether one is feeling frightened, grumpy, or shy, three special words can make things better.

Llama Llama I love you

December 18, 2014
Dewdney, Anna, author.
New York, New York, : Viking, [2014].
1 volume (unpaged) : colored illustrations ; 18 cm
Title from cover.
On board pages.
"Little llama shows his friends and family how much he loves them with heart-shaped cards and lots of hugs. What could be sweeter than Llama Llama on Valentine's Day?"--Amazon.com

The hug book

December 18, 2014
Fliess, Sue, author.
New York : Golden, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.

Star wars rebels : beware the inquisitor

December 18, 2014
Stock, Lisa, author.
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2015.
47 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Meet the Empire's evil Jedi-hunter -- the inquisitor. Learn how he uses the force to track down Jedi in hiding.

Meet Unikitty!

December 18, 2014
Last, Shari, author.
©2015
47 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes index.
Princess Unikitty from the magical kingdom of Cloud Cuckoo Land and her friends save the day.

Big Bird at home

December 18, 2014
Kwiat, Ernie.
Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.
40 p. : col. ill. ; 15 x 21 cm.
"Sesame Street"--Cover.
Big Bird cleans -- Big Bird shares a snack -- Big Bird the artist -- Big Bird and Grover move.
Designed to help new readers both succeed and have fun, these four short, funny stories follow Big Bird and his friends as they clean a room, enjoy a snack, draw pictures of happy and grouchy things, and move different parts of their bodies.

Elmo and his friends

December 18, 2014
Brannon, Tom.
Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.
[40] p. : col. ill. ; 15 x 21 cm.
"Sesame Street"--Cover.
Elmo's shoes -- Elmo gets dressed -- Elmo and the cookies -- Abby flies.
Designed to help new readers both succeed and have fun, these four short, funny stories follow Elmo and his friends as they try on shoes to prepare for a jog, get dressed to go out in the snow, share a plate of cookies, and try to fly.

There's this Thing

December 18, 2014
Brecon, Connah, author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
There is a Thing that a little girl would like to know better, but she is not very brave and does not know how to ask, so she tries sending an invitation, trapping the Thing, and more with no luck.

Bear hugs!

December 17, 2014
Posner-Sanchez, Andrea, author.
New York : Random House Children's, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 15 cm.
TV tie-in.
Cover title.
Share some sweet hugs with Worry Bear, Julius Jr., Sheree, Clancy, and Ping!

A tale of two sisters

December 16, 2014
Lagonegro, Melissa, author.
New York : Random House, [2013]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
At head of title: Disney Frozen.
When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, Princess Anna teams up with Kristoff and his reindeer to embark on a journey to find Anna's sister, the Snow Queen Elsa, to put an end to her icy spell.

Caillou : mystery valentine

December 16, 2014
Paradis, Anne, 1972-
[Place of publication not identified] : Editions Chouette Inc, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations 21 cm.

Not Norman : a goldfish story

December 16, 2014
Bennett, Kelly.
Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2008.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
As a boy attempts to convince someone else to take his disappointing pet, he learns to love Norman the goldfish himself.

Who's looking at you?

December 16, 2014
Frattini, Stéphane.
New York : Sterling Children's Books, c2012.
[16] p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Each page contains a close-up picture of an animal's eye; lift the flap and discover what creature the eye belongs to and a few facts about that animal.

Big sister Sarah

December 16, 2014
Oud, Pauline, 1963- author, artist.
©2013
1 volume (unnumbered pages) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
"Original title: Saar wordt grote zus"--Preliminary page.
Sarah is excited about her new baby sister, until the new baby gets all the attention and the presents.

Eating with Lily and Milo

December 16, 2014
Oud, Pauline, 1963-
New York : Clavis Pub., c2010.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Lily the rabbit and Milo the mouse are going to eat outside. They gather all of the things they need and put them in their little cart, but when they go to set the table, all of the food has disappeared.

Betty goes bananas

December 15, 2014
Antony, Steve, author, illustrator.
New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Betty the gorilla gets very upset when she is unable to peel her banana, and every effort Mr. Toucan makes to help her only seems to make things worse.

Having a party with Lily and Milo

December 15, 2014
Oud, Pauline, 1963-
New York : Clavis, c2013.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
TLBBC; 2&3 years.
Wanting to throw Lily the rabbit a birthday party, mischievous mouse Milo puts up decorations, searches for a perfect party hat and selects festive music before offering his friend a yummy birthday cake.

Little Golden Book favorites

December 15, 2014
Scarry, Richard.
New York : Random House, c2008.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
The stories contained in this work were originally published separately as follows: Goodnight, Little Bear originally published in 1961 by Golden Press, Inc.; Richard Scarry's Chipmunk's ABC originally published in 1963 by Western Publishing Company, Inc.; The Bunny Book originally published in 1955 by Simon and Schuster, Inc. and Artists and Writers Guild, Inc.
Cover title.
Good night, Little Bear -- Chipmunk's ABC -- Bunny book.
Three beloved Little Golden Books by Richard Scarry are gathered together in one mini treasury.

What a wonderful world

December 15, 2014
Thiele, Bob, author.
New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Illustrations and lyrics introduce a song, first recorded in 1967 by Louis Armstrong, which celebrates the wonders of nature, loving friends, and the promise of the future in a baby's cry.

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