New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

April 18, 2015
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Hiccupotamus

April 17, 2015
Smallman, Steve, author.
Wilton, CT : Tiger Tales, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Originally published in Great Britain by Little Tiger Press, 2015."
The jungle animals are having a musical celebration! Mouse squeaks, Bird tweets, and Centipede taps his feet. Then more animals hear the music and want to join in, as Monkey, Warthog, and Crocodile bring their own music-making talents to the group. But what is that silly Hippo doing?

Do princesses make happy campers?

April 17, 2015
Coyle, Carmela LaVigna, author.
Lanham, Maryland : Taylor Trade Publishing, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 28 cm
During a family camp-out, a young girl asks many questions about what they will do, how she can help, and what they see and hear.

Book-o-teeth : a wearable book

April 17, 2015
Lemke, Donald B., author.
North Mankato, MN : Capstone Young Readers, a Capstone imprint, [2015]
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Become a vampire, shark, or perhaps a zombie with six wearable teeth masks in this interactive board book with die cut holes and rhyming text.

Book-o-hats : a wearable book

April 17, 2015
Lemke, Donald B. author.
North Mankato, MN : Capstone Young Readers, a Capstone imprint, [2015]
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Become a firefighter, a chef, or perhaps a pirate with six wearable hat masks in this interactive board book with die cut holes and rhyming text.

Book-o-beards : a wearable book

April 17, 2015
Lemke, Donald B., author.
North Mankato, MN : Capstone Young Readers, a Capstone imprint, [2015]
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
A wearable board book with die-cut holes, which invite the reader to try out the six bearded masks.

Norbert : what can little me do?

April 17, 2015
Freyermuth, Julie.
South Carver, MA : Polly Parker Press, c2013.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
After moving to the big city, a little dog named Norbert seeks to answer the question "What can little me do?" This lovable tale about discovering one's purpose is inspired by a real three-pound dog named Norbert and his Momma, Julie.

Stickley sticks to it! : a frog's guide to getting things done

April 17, 2015
Miles, Brenda.
Washington, DC : Magination Press, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
"American Psychological Association."
When it comes to homework, projects, and goals, Stickley the frog is a flexible thinker who never gives up.

Polar bear's underwear

April 17, 2015
Tupera Tupera (Firm), creator.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Translation of: Shirokuma no pantsu. Tokyo : Buronzushinsha, 2012.
Polar Bear has lost his underwear and he asks his friend, Mouse, to help him find it.

Gwendolyn Grace

April 16, 2015
Hannigan, Katherine.
New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
Gwendolyn Grace, an alligator, does not want to obey when her mother tells her to be quiet while the baby is sleeping, but finally sees that being patient has its rewards.

Fancy Nancy super secret surprise party

April 16, 2015
O'Connor, Jane, author.
©2015
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24cm
"Shh! Fancy Nancy and her classmates are planning a surprise party--that means it's top secret! Together Nancy and her friends prepare the treats and decorate the classroom for the party. Everything has to be kept super secret. Even the cupcakes have a surprise inside! Will you be able to guess who the party is for?" -- provided by publisher.

By trolley past Thimbledon Bridge

April 16, 2015
Bryan, Ashley, author.
Carrboro, North Carolina : Alazar Press, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 32 cm
"This book is a dream caught on paper with the sense of magic and wonder and unfettered imagination of a child. As sleep starts the journey into the blue, marvelous threads unravel dreamy images out of the blue revealing animals, far-off places, a circus, games, toys, wind, rain, a touch of this and a touch of that, words and wordplay. A poem accompanies the whimsical illustrations, perfectly capturing the sense of awe and excitement of childhood. With the eyes of a child, or simply the heart of a child, this book invites you into a dream world, an allegory, a journey."--Amazon

The Berenstain Bears hospital friends

April 16, 2015
Berenstain, Mike, 1951- author.
New York, NY : HarperFestival, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015].
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
"Based on the characters created by Stan and Jan Berenstain."
'The Berenstain Bears take a trip to the hospital and discover that it's such a busy place! There are doctors, nurses, patients--and lots to learn about how to be healthy. Brother and Sister Bear see all the amazing things that happen in a hospital and make new friends along the way!"--Page [4] of cover.

Could you lift up your bottom?

April 16, 2015
Chang, Hee-jung, author.
Los Angeles, California : Tantan Publishing Inc., 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm

Don't put yourself down in Circus Town : a story about self-confidence

April 16, 2015
Sileo, Frank J., 1967-
Washington, DC : Magination Press, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
"American Psychological Association."
Ringmaster Rick calls an emergency meeting to boost the self-confidence of Circus Town's performers after hearing several put themselves down for mistakes made while rehearsing their acts. Includes note to parents.

Wherever you go

April 15, 2015
Miller, Pat Zietlow.
New York ; Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 2015.
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Illustrations and rhyming text follow a young rabbit as he leaves home on a journey, discovering the joys of different kinds of roads and what they may bring--including a way back home.

Magic little words

April 15, 2015
Delaunois, Angèle.
Toronto : Owlkids Books Inc., 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 23 cm
Translation of: Les mots magiques.

Amelia Bedelia is for the birds

April 15, 2015
Parish, Herman, author.
New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Amelia Bedelia's after-school routine includes playing on her swing set every day, but when she discovers that robins are building a nest atop her slide, she watches them raise a family, instead.

I scream for ice cream

April 15, 2015
Driscoll, Laura, author.
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
32 unnumbered pages : colored illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Based on the bestselling books by Rob Scotton."
"Splat's class is going on a year-end field trip to the ice cream factory. Splat is extremely excited thinking about the mountain of ice cream he's going to eat. But when things don't go as planned, that ice cream mountain turns out to be more of an avalanche. It's up to Splat and his classmates to save the day! Beginning readers will scream for more Splat the Cat fun after devouring this delectable tale"--Jacket.

Where's the knight

April 15, 2015
Harris, Nick, 1958- illustrator.
New York : Sterling Children's Books, [2013]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 27 cm
Grandfather, George, and their dog Meg set out for an ancient castle in Grandfather's flying machine to investigate reports of knights living there, in a book that challenges readers to find the knights hidden in the illustrations.

Yard sale

April 13, 2015
Bunting, Eve, 1928- author.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Callie and her family are moving from their house to an apartment, so they're having a yard sale. It can be hard to let things go, but in the end, it's who you have - not what you have - that counts.

Baby love

April 13, 2015
DiTerlizzi, Angela, author.
New York : Beach Lane Books, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 27 cm
Illustrations and rhyming text reveal the special love between a parent and baby, from button nose to tiny toes.

I don't like Koala

April 13, 2015
Ferrell, Sean, author.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 25 cm
Adam doesn't like his stuffed koala because of its terrible eyes, terrible face, and terrible paws, but each time he tries to get rid of it, Koala comes back until Adam realizes that Koala is on his side.

Izzy & Oscar

April 13, 2015
Estes, Allison, author.
Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 29 cm
"Octopuses make the best pets! Pretend pirate captain Izzy is looking for a pet when an adventurous little octopus squiggles into town"-- Provided by publisher.

The potato king

April 13, 2015
Niemann, Christoph.
Toronto : Owlkids Books Inc., 2015.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
Translation of: Der kartoffelkönig.

The candy conspiracy : a tale of sweet victory

April 13, 2015
Snyder, Carrie, author.
Toronto : Owlkids Books Inc., 2015.
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 25 cm.

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