New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

July 23, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Top cops

July 22, 2014
Stubbs, Clark, author.
©2014.
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
At head of title: Nickelodeon Team UmiZoomi.
Milli, Geo, and Bot become police officers for a day and have to use their mighty math powers to protect Umi City from the stinkbugs.

Star girl

July 22, 2014
Littlewood, Karin, author, illustrator.
Islington [London] : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, [2013].
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Janetta Otter-Barry Books"--Page facing title page.
Gracie has a star. Every night it shines for her outside her bedroom window. "You're my special star," she whispers. But every morning, as dawn breaks, Gracie's star fades from the sky. So one sparkling night Gracie climbs the tallest tree and gently takes her star out of the sky. Now she will have it with her all the time. But what a disappointment! In Gracie's hands, her star lies dull, cold, and grey. She fills her room with sparkly things, puts the star in a tide pool, and takes it to the place where the fireflies flitter. But nothing can make her star shine. At last Gracie knows what she has to do . . . and that night she gets a wonderful surprise.

Kay Kay's alphabet safari

July 22, 2014
Sullivan, Dana, 1958- author, illustrator.
Ann Arbor, MI : Sleeping Bear Press, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Kay Kay decides to paint a picture of an animal for each letter of the alphabet on the bright white walls of a new classroom in his village of Bungoma, Kenya, but deciding which animals to portray may be a problem.

Hana Hashimoto, sixth violin

July 22, 2014
Uegaki, Chieri, author.
Toronto : Kids Can Press, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm

Made by Raffi

July 22, 2014
Pomranz, Craig, author.
2014
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Raffi is a shy boy who doesnt like noisy games and is often teased at school. But when he gets the idea of making a scarf for his dads birthday he is full of enthusiasm, even though the other children think it is girly to knit. Then the day draws near for the school pageant, and there is one big problem, no costume for the prince. And thats when Raffi has his most brilliant idea of all to make a princes cape. On the day of the pageant, Raffis cape is the star of the show. Ages 5+.

Lola goes to the doctor

July 22, 2014
Goldman, Marcia, author, illustrator.
Berkeley : Creston Books, LLC, [2014].
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 17 cm.
Lola, a therapy dog, is nervous and even a bit frightened when she has her annual check-up, but by the time the doctor gives her a shot, she is feeling very brave. Includes Curriculum Guide.

Ezra and the pilot

July 22, 2014
Heddle, Jennifer, author.
Los Angeles : Disney/Lucasfilm Press, [2014]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
At head of title: Star Wars rebels.
Focuses on Ezra's interaction with the pilot Hera Syndulla.

Zeb to the rescue

July 22, 2014
Siglain, Michael, author.
Los Angeles : Disney/Lucasfilm Press, [2014]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
At head of title: Star Wars rebels.
Zeb, a member of the rebel group, battles Storm Troopers to help an old man and his droid.

Tricks and treats

July 22, 2014
Jakobs, D. (Devlan), 1974- author.
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Twilight Sparkle and her friends dress up in silly costumes for Nightmare Night, but the appearance of Princess Luna terrifies everyone in Ponyville.

Let's tell time!

July 22, 2014
King, Trey, author.
New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
At head of title: Tickety Toc.
Tommy and Tallulah share a busy day that is kept on schedule by their careful observations of the time, in a volume that includes movable hands attached to an image of a clock.

Ollie's first year

July 21, 2014
London, Jonathan, 1947-
Fairbanks : University of Alaska Press, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm
A playful, young otter learns how to paddle with his hind feet, use his powerful tail as a rudder, and root in the river bottom mud for crayfish.

Ariel's royal wedding

July 18, 2014
Jordan, Apple, author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Titles from separate title pages.
May include stickers.
"Ariel and Aurora share their wonderful wedding tales in this full-color picture book, which includes two stories."--Publisher's website.

Barbie and the secret door

July 18, 2014
Carbone, Courtney.
New York: Golden Books, c2014.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Barbie stars as Alexa, a shy princess who discovers a secret door that unlocks a whimsical fantasy world! When Alexa meets a mermaid and a fairy who have lost their powers, the three friends must come together to save all the magic in the land.

Bug parade!

July 18, 2014
Pohlmeyer, Krista, author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
May include poster, card game, and stickers.

The puppy and the ring

July 18, 2014
Tillworth, Mary, author.
New York : Random House, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
At head of title: Nickelodeon Bubble Guppies.
Bubble Puppy must return a magical ring to its owner.

The legend of Pinkfoot

July 18, 2014
Tillworth, Mary, author.
©2014
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"Nickelodeon Bubble Guppies."
The Bubble Guppies go on a camping trip on which they sing songs by the fire, roast marshmallows for s'mores, and listen to a spooky story about a giant pink shrimp that lives in the woods.

Doug unplugs on the farm

July 18, 2014
Yaccarino, Dan.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2014].
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
"Doug the robot takes a hands-on approach to learning about farm life when the family car gets stuck in a ditch on the way to visit the grandbots"-- Provided by publisher.

Tale of the brave

July 18, 2014
Stubbs, Tommy, illustrator.
New York : Golden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Random House, LLC, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
At head of title: Thomas & Friends
"A Golden Book."
Thomas and his friends face their fears as they encounter giant footprints, myserious shadows, and other strange things on the Island of Sodor.

Bubble-riffic!

July 18, 2014
Posner-Sanchez, Andrea, author.
New York : Golden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Random House, LLC, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
At head of title: Disney Doc McStuffins.
"A Golden Book."
Doctor McStuffins teaches Bubble Monkey how to wipe and blow her nose.

Sofia the second

July 18, 2014
Posner-Sanchez, Andrea.
New York : Golden Book, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
At head of title: Disney Sofia the First.
Princess Sofia uses a magic spell to make a copy of herself so she can be in two places at once, but her plan goes haywire when her copy turns out to be a big troublemaker.

M is for monster

July 18, 2014
New York : Golden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, [2014]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
At head of title: Disney Pixar Monsters, Inc.
One-eyed green monster Mike Wazowski presents a word from his life as an assistant scarer at Monsters, Inc. for each letter of the alphabet.

Barbie : bedtime story collection.

July 18, 2014
© 2014
320 pages : color illustrations, 24 cm
The stories contained in this work were originally published separately by Random House Children's Books.
All stories adapted by Mary Man-Kong with various illustrators.
Barbie Mariposa & the fairy princess: true fairy friends -- Barbie in the pink shoes: in the spotlight -- Barbie the princess & the popstar: best friends rock! -- Barbie in a mermaid tale -- Barbie in a mermaid tale 2: a fairy-tail adventure -- Barbie princess charm school -- Barbie a fairy secret -- Barbie a fashion fairytale -- Barbie and the three musketeers -- Barbie Thumbelina -- Barbie Mariposa -- Barbie & the diamond castle -- Barbie as the island princess -- Barbie in the twelve dancing princesses.

Licensed to drive

July 18, 2014
Tillworth, Mary, author.
©2014
48 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Based on the screenplay by David Wiebe."
"A comic reader."

Beauty : Aurora's sleepy kitten

July 18, 2014
Redbank, Tennant, author.
©2014
54 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
At head of title: Disney.
Princess Aurora's kitten, Beauty, loves to sleep, but she promised Aurora she would stay awake for the star shower at midnight and now must find a way to stop herself from sleeping.

Caillou goes apple picking

July 18, 2014
Patenaude, Danielle, 1958 April 10-
Montréal : Chouette, [2014].
1 volume unpgaged : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Translation of : Caillou cueille des pommes.

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