New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

October 21, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

I'm not moving

October 20, 2014
Blevins, Wiley, author.
South Egremont, MA : Red Chair Press, [2015]
32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
When Keesha's dad gets a new job, her family has to move to the city. Keesha finds that change is hard when it means leaving behind the home she loves and moving to a new house, a new school, and meeting new friends.

My first book of super-villains : learn the difference between right and wrong

October 20, 2014
Katz, David Bar.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 x 21 cm
Statement of responsibility from publisher's website.
At head of title: DC comics.
"Don't do what they do! DC's super-villains and super heroes join forces to illustrate bad and good choices for young super hero fans."--Publisher's website.

Dragon & the knight : a pop-up misadventure

October 20, 2014
Sabuda, Robert, author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Title from cover.
"Classic faerie tales"--Cover.
A brave knight chases a dragon through the land of fairy tales, speeding through Rapunzel, flying through Aladdin, and blowing through The Three Little Pigs. Through the chase, each fairy tale literally pops off the page in a brand-new, exuberant, and wildly creative book from world-renowned paper engineer Robert Sabuda. Will the knight be triumphant? Jump in and find out!

Caillou makes a snowman

October 20, 2014
Harvey, Roger, 1940- author.
[Montreal] : Chouette/DHX Media, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Caillou has never made a snowman before, and asks his friend Sarah to show him how.

Not the quitting kind

October 20, 2014
Roth, Sarra J., 1978-
White Plains, New York : Peter Pauper Press, Inc., 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"A spunky young girl tries out different endeavors--from ballet to karate--and feels like she fails at each one. Finally her mother sits her down and gives her the encouragement she needs to persevere and succeed--and most importantly to not give up"-- Provided by publisher.

The zoo is closed today!

October 20, 2014
Beilenson, Evelyn L.
White Plains, N.Y. : Peter Pauper Press, Inc., 2014.
1 volune (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Sue and John ask Pete the zookeeper why Kalama Zoo is closed, and he tells them the animals are ill, from Edward the elephant who has a cold to Fran the flamingo who has a sore throat.

Whose hat is that?

October 20, 2014
Bijsterbosch, Anita, author, illustrator.
©2014
[25] pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 30 cm
First published in Belgium and Holland by Clavis Uitgeverij, Hasselt - Amsterdam, 2013.
English translation from the Dutch by Clavis Publishing.
"'Whoosh!' The wind blows a hat up into the air. ... All the animals look good wearing the hat. But whose hat is it really?"--Page [4] of cover.

Elsa's gift

October 20, 2014
New York : Disney Press, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
On board pages.
"Based on the story "All I Want for Christmas", written by Calliope Glass"--Page 3 of cover.
"Queen Elsa and Princess Anna are hosting a ball for the people of Arendelle. Elsa knows it's the prefect time to show everyone how much she loves her sister. But can Elsa find the right gift for Anna before she loses sight of what's really important?"--Page 4 of cover.

Lullaby & good night

October 20, 2014
Geddes, Anne.
Naperville, IL : Sourcebooks, Jabberwocky, an imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc., [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
On board pages.
"Features photography set to the verse of a classic lullaby"-- Provided by publisher.

This little baby

October 20, 2014
Geddes, Anne.
Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, an imprint of Sourcebooks Inc., [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm
On board pages.
"Introduce your little baby to new friends down in the garden of Anne Geddes. Join baby flowers, butterflies, and bumblebees on a busy journey through a world of whimsy"-- Provided by publisher.

Minnie's winter bow show

October 20, 2014
Scollon, Bill, adapter.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
"Based on the story by Ashley Mendoza and on the episode written by Ashley Mendoza and Thomas Hart."
Millie and Melody take Aunt Minnie on an adventure through the snowy mountains, but will she get back in time for her Winter Bow Show?

'Twas the night before Christmas on Sesame Street

October 20, 2014
Jaine, Lillian.
Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm

Over there

October 20, 2014
Pilcher, Steve, author, illustrator.
New York : Disney Press, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Pixar Animation Studios artist showcase"--Title page.
When Shredder, a little shrew who lives alone, overcomes his worry and sets out to explore what lies beyond the forest, he finds himself in trouble and discovers a new friend.

The king and the magician

October 20, 2014
Bucay, Jorge, 1949-
New York : Abbeville Kids, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
"First published in Spain in 2011 by Océano Travesía."
"A mighty ruler discovers someone in his kingdom has more power than himself. But when the king sets out to destroy this fearsome enemy, a humble magician, the tables are turned, and an unexpected journey begins"-- Provided by publisher.

10 times 10

October 17, 2014
Tullet, Herve, author, illustrator.
©2014
1 volume of unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
How many ways can you count to 10? With numbers, fingers, paints? How about with racing cars or with a fairy tale? In fact, you can do it almost any way you like! Herve Tullet, who has established an international reputation for creating dynamic books for young children, brings us this smart and silly counting book that will teach and entertain in equal measure. Counting has never been so much fun!

Bug on a bike

October 17, 2014
Monroe, Chris, author, illustrator.
Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
"The bug on a bike is riding somewhere, but no one quite knows the destination. But that doesn't stop all the other animals from following along"-- Provided by publisher.

Roc and Roe's twelve days of Christmas

October 17, 2014
Cannon, Nick, 1980- author.
New York : Scholastic Press, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey's twins, Roc and Roe, decorate their Christmas tree with their 'pip' version of The Twelve Days of Christmas"-- Provided by publisher.

Macarooned on a dessert island

October 17, 2014
Downing, Johnette.
Gretna, Louisiana : Pelican Publishing Company, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"A dream takes a child to a dessert island, with cake for a bed and a moon like a pie. Natural snacks abound too: fruits, nuts, and vegetables. Ends with an easy recipe for a healthy treat"-- Provided by publisher.

The secret life of squirrels

October 17, 2014
Rose, Nancy (Nancy Patricia), 1954-
New York : Megan Tingley Books, Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
"Mr. Peanuts, a rather unusual squirrel who enjoys playing the piano and reading, learns that everything is more fun with a friend"-- Provided by publisher.

Sometimes you barf

October 17, 2014
Carlson, Nancy L., author, illustrator.
Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
When you are sick, vomiting can be a scary experience, but you will get better.

My first book of girl power

October 17, 2014
Merberg, Julie, author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 x 21 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
Super heroines Batgirl, Wonder Woman, Black Canary are among those profiled.

Outside

October 17, 2014
Gill, Deirdre, author, illustrator.
Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
When his brother refuses to come outside, a child plays by himself in the snow and creates an imaginary world.

Merry Christmas tales.

October 16, 2014
Los Angeles : Dreamworks Press, [2014]
296 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
"Dreamworks storytellers collection"--Cover.
Shrek the halls / adapted by Catherine Hapka -- A Christmas caper / adapted by Barbara Layman -- Holiday / adapted by Barbara Layman -- Story of Jack Frost / adapted by Farrah McDoogle -- Jamie to the rescue / adapted by David Cody Weiss -- The all-nighter before Christmas / adapted by Barbara Layman -- Snowmageddon / adapted by K. Emily Hutta -- Operation Antarctica / adapted by K. Emily Hutta -- Made in the North Pole / written by Natalie Shaw.
Collects Christmas-themed stories adapted from DreamWorks animated films and television series, including "Rise of the Guardians" and "Penguins of Madagascar."

A big day for Migs

October 16, 2014
Hodgkinson, Jo, author, illustrator.
[Minneapolis, MN] : Andersen Press USA, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
"First published in Great Britain in 2014 by Andersen Press Ltd."
Migs' first day of school gets off to a rough start, but he overcomes his shyness to ask for help from his new classmates and makes the day special for everyone.

Tin

October 16, 2014
Judge, Chris, author, illustrator.
Minneapolis, MN : Andersen Press USA : Distributed in the United States by Lerner Publishing Group, Inc., 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
"A metal boy named Tin is looking after his little sister Nickel one afternoon when she grabs hold of a balloon and floats away. Tin and his dog Zinc set off in hot pursuit as she floats towards the big city. Can they rescue Nickel before she goes too far?"-- Provided by publisher.

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