New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

February 27, 2015
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Special delivery

February 26, 2015
Stead, Philip Christian, author.
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
"A little girl goes on a long journey to deliver an elephant to her great aunt"-- Provided by publisher.

Counting crows

February 26, 2015
Appelt, Kathi, 1954-
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
The reader is invited to count hungry crows as they hunt for savory snacks.

Stanley the farmer

February 26, 2015
Bee, William.
Atlanta, Georgia : Peachtree Publishers, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
"It's going to be a busy day down on Stanley's Farm! From plowing the field, to planting the seeds, to harvesting the wheat, Stanley and his friends Shamus and Little Woo have a lot to do"-- Provided by publisher.

Glamorous garbage

February 26, 2015
Newman, Barbara Johansen, author, illustrator.
Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Boyds Mills Press, an imprint of Highlights, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
After coming up with a room plan to clean out her room, Bobbie adds more stuff to it, until her best cousin Joanie storms out.

Power down, Little Robot

February 26, 2015
Staniszewski, Anna.
New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
"It's time to power down for the night, but Little Robot isn't ready! He quickly opens his stalling program. Luckily, Mom Unit knows exactly how to get him into his sleep module"-- Provided by publisher.

Spring walk

February 26, 2015
Snow, Virginia Brimhall, author, illustrator.
Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, [2015]
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Grammy takes her grandchildren on a spring walk, and they learn about the beautiful flowers that they see, and make a bouquet for their mother.

Wish

February 26, 2015
Cordell, Matthew, 1975- author, illustrator.
Los Angeles : Disney * Hyperion Books, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 23 cm.
When an elephant couple decides it is time to have a child, unexpected challenges arise but, at last, the pair's deepest wish comes true.

Olive marshmallow

February 26, 2015
Saunders, Katie, author.
New York : Little Bee Books, 2015.
[32] pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
First published in Australia by The Five Mile Press.
When Archie notices his mummy's tummy growing, he knows something strange in happening. And when a fluffy pink bundle arrives back home, Archie wonders if life will ever be the same again.

Dinosaur vs. Mommy

February 26, 2015
Shea, Bob, author, illustrator.
Los Angeles ; New York : Disney*Hyperion, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Dinosaur spends a day "helping" his mother, from the time he roars to awaken her until their final contest at bedtime.

Avengers Reading Adventures.

February 26, 2015
New York : Little Brown & Company, 2015.
190 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm

Big tractor

February 25, 2015
Clement, Nathan, 1966- author, artist.
Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Boyds Mills Press, an imprint of Highlights, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Farmer uses his tractor, Ol' Partner, to do all of his important farm chores, including planting, cultivating, and harvesting.

No, no, kitten!

February 25, 2015
Thomas, Shelley Moore, author.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 27 cm
Kitten likes to explore, pretend and get into trouble.

Bedtime at Bessie and Lil's

February 25, 2015
Sternberg, Julie, author.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, 26 cm
"It's bedtime at Bessie and Lil's, but neither of these bunnies seems to be listening to Mama. She is trying to read them a bedtime book, one of her favorites from when she was a little bunny. But Bessie is more interested in her headstands, and Lil is practicing her skipping. Will they ever get to bed? Alternating between the girls playing in their room and the interior pages of Mama's book, this heartfelt story offers just the right mixture of humor and sweetness. With irresistible illustrations and lyrical text, it is both a celebration of sisterhood and a perfect way for parents to coax their own active little ones to bed" -- From Amazon.

The stone angel

February 25, 2015
Yolen, Jane.
New York, NY : Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
While trying to escape with her family from the Nazis, a young Jewish French girl feels protected by angels.

The littlest bunny in Cincinnati : an Easter adventure

February 25, 2015
Jacobs, Lily, author.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 x 25 cm
"The littlest bunny in Cincinnati has a Big secret: he's the Easter Bunny! Follow his adventure as he hides eggs high and low, with a final stop at your house!"--Page 4 of cover.

Bunny's first spring

February 25, 2015
Lloyd-Jones, Sally, 1960- author.
Grand Rapids, Michigan : Zonderkidz, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Puzzled and even frightened by seasonal changes, a little rabbit discovers the joy of the return of spring.

Spots in a box

February 25, 2015
Ward, Helen, 1962- author, illustrator.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Ordering some spots by mail when he worries about his lack thereof, a young guinea fowl is surprised by his delivery, which contains spots of various sizes, colors, and patterns.

My family adventure

February 25, 2015
Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- author.
North Mankato, MN : Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint, [2015]
91 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Picture perfect -- Abuela's birthday -- The missing mouse.
In this compilation of three separately published books, Sofia Martinez, her sisters, and her cousins cope with the everyday problems of a happy Hispanic American family.

Cartwheel Katie

February 25, 2015
Manushkin, Fran, author.
North Mankato, Minnesota : Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint, [2015].
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Katie is enrolled in a gymnastics class, but when she has trouble doing some of the moves she gets discouraged and considers dropping out.

Katie's noisy music

February 25, 2015
Manushkin, Fran, author.
North Mankato, Minnesota : Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint, [2015]
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Katie Woo wants to learn an instrument, but she is having trouble deciding what kind of music suits her best.

Always twins

February 25, 2015
Weidner, Teri, author, illustrator.
New York : Holiday House, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Duck twins Lily and Olivia are alike in many ways, including their love for each other, but they can also be very different.

Shabbat shalom, hey!

February 25, 2015
Koffsky, Ann D., author, illustrator.
Minneapolis : Kar-Ben Publishing, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
On the Sabbath, a lion searches for his animal friends to wish them "Shabbat Shalom!"

Rosie's run through Reds country

February 24, 2015
Altman, Joel, author.
©2013
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
The Cincinnati Reds mascot adventures continue with a tour of Reds country! Join Rosie as she travels to Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, and West Virginia. This journey takes her from Great American Ball Park to Paul Brown Stadium and beyond! Learn along with Rosie about the home of the best fans around, Cincinnati Reds fans!

The boy who lost his bumble

February 24, 2015
Esberger, Trudi, author, artist.
Auburn, Maine : Child's Play, 2014.
1 volume (unnumbered pages) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
"The boy in this debut picture book is fascinated by the bees in his garden, and is puzzled and saddened when they disappear one rainy day. What can have caused them to leave, and is there anything he can do to get his bumble back? Nothing he tries is successful, but things start to look a little brighter with the arrival of Spring. A gentle, quirky introduction to the cycles of nature, with an important and highly topical message about the value of bees to our world" -- provided by publisher.

The littlest bunny in Ohio : an Easter adventure

February 24, 2015
Jacobs, Lily, author.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 x 25 cm
It's Easter morning, and the littlest bunny in Ohio has a big secret: he's the Easter Bunny! Follow his adventure as he hides eggs high and low, with a final stop at your house!

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