New Arrivals · Kids’ Foreign Language Fiction & Easy Books

November 17, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Agua, agüita

November 16, 2017
Argueta, Jorge, author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Funded by grants from the City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance.
"Includes a Nahuat version"--Cover.
"Describes--in English, Spanish, and Nahuat--the life cycle of water from the perspective of one drop"-- Provided by publisher.

Si le das un pastelito a un gato

November 6, 2017
Numeroff, Laura Joffe.
New York, NY : Harper Collins , 2010.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Sumario en español: Si le das un pastelito a un gato, querrá ponerle confites de colores. Cuando le des los confites, derramará algunos en el piso. Después de limpiar, sentirá calor. Tendrás que darle un traje de baño. Y éste es sólo el comienzo.

Una sorpresa para tortuga

November 2, 2017
Merlán, Paula, author.
[Madrid] : Nubeocho, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 15 x 19 cm
Cuando Tortuga se vio reflejada en el agua, se dio cuenta de que su caparazón estaba viejo y desgastado. Se sintió muy triste, pero pronto apareció Pajarito con una idea.

Fa la la = tra-la-la

October 31, 2017
Patricelli, Leslie, author, illustrator.
Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 x 18 cm
A board book.
Baby is so excited about the upcoming Christmas season! There are things to decorate: a tree, a gingerbread house, a doggy! Celebrate the season with humor and joy as everyone s favorite baby puts a special spin on Christmas.

Mayanito's new friends = Los nuevos amigos de Mayanito

October 24, 2017
Laviera, Tato, author.
Houston, TX : Pinata Books, an imprint of Arte Publico Press, [2017]
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 29 cm
A Mayan princes dreams that children of different countries join him for an adventure, and when he is named king, he declares all the children of the hemisphere to be members of his tribe.

Nico, espía y el "ingenioso" Cervantes

October 20, 2017
Lozano Carbayo, Pilar, author.
Madrid : Bruño, [2015]
171 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 21 cm
The magic encyclopedia sends Nico and Mega to spy on Cervantes. They live through a series of real-life adventures with the author.

The birthday book = Las Mañanitas

October 18, 2017
Jaramillo, Susie, author, illustrator.
[San Francisco, California] : Encantos Media, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 x 21 cm
Two-sided accordian-folded book.
Cover title.
Inspired by the traditional Mexican Birthday Song Las Ma anitas, A little bunny is woken up by his friends to discover, it's his birthday!

Miguel y la gran armonía

October 18, 2017
de la Peña, Matt, author.
Los Angeles, CA : Disney Press, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Inspirado en la película Disney-Pixar Coco."
The spirit of Music details her role in a Mexican town and describes how she discovered Miguel, a budding musician in a family that hates music, and helped him begin to realize his part in the great harmony that surrounds the town.

The little doctor = El doctorcito

October 17, 2017
Guerra, Juan J., author.
Houston, TX : Pinata Books, an imprint of Arte Publico Press, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
"A young Salvadoran boy dreams of becoming a doctor who speaks both English and Spanish so that patients like his beloved grandmother are not afraid to visit the doctor"--Provided by publisher.

Marco Polo no fue solo

October 17, 2017
Lozano Carbayo, Pilar.
Madrid : Bruño, 2016. ©2011
158 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
"A partir de 10 años"--Page 4 of cover.
Marco Polo travels to the Orient in 1269, accompanied by a boy and a girl.

Nico, espía en Pompeya

October 17, 2017
Lozano Carbayo, Pilar, author.
Madrid : Bruño, [2015]
171 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"¿Sabes cuál es la décima regla del espía? ¡Un espía nunca se aburre! Al menos Nico y su amiga Mega...¡no tienen tiempo! En esta aventura viajan a la época de los romanos, se enfrentan a un tigre hambriento, escapan de la cárcel, resuelven un misterio y, por si fuera poco, visitan Pompeya...¡el mismo día de la gran erupción del volcán Vesubio!" -- Page 4 of cover.

Rino detective y el misterio de la piscina roja

October 17, 2017
Lozano Carbayo, Pilar, author.
©2013
49 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
"Mi nombre es Rinoceronte, aunque en el zoo todo el mundo me conoce por Rino Detective. Me encanta resolver casos misteriosos y, cuando investigo, gracias a mi buen olfato, ¡huelo enseguida a los culpables! También me gusta revolcarme en el lodo de mi charca y comer sabrosas hierbas."-- Provided by publisher.

Rino detective y el pingüino desaparecido

October 17, 2017
Lozano Carbayo, Pilar, author.
©2013
50 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
"Mi nombre es Rinoceronte, aunque en el zoo todo el mundo me conoce por Rino Detective. Me encanta resolver casos misteriosos y, cuando investigo, gracias a mi buen olfato, ¡huelo enseguida a los culpables! También me gusta revolcarme en el lodo de mi charca y comer sabrosas hierbas."-- Provided by publisher.

Peppa Pig : cuentos de Peppa en 5 minutos.

October 5, 2017
New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., 2017.
192 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
This book is based on the TV series Peppa Pig. Peppa Pig is created by Neville Astley and Mark Baker.
"Originally published in English as Peppa Pig: 5 Minute Peppa Stories by Entertainment One and Scholastic Inc."--[p.1]
The tooth fairy -- George's new balloon -- Peppa plays soccer -- Peppa's new neighbors -- Dentist trip -- Let's go shopping, Peppa -- Sports day -- Bedtime for Peppa.
Peppa Pig plays soccer, gets a visit from the tooth fairy, welcomes her new neighbors, and more! Follow the adventures of Peppa, George, and their friends in this delightful collection. All eight stories can be read aloud in five minutes or less--making any time the perfect time for Peppa.

Dāstāṉgo āyā hai

September 21, 2017
Ratan Singh, 1927- author.
Naʼī Dihlī : Qaumī Kaunsil barāʼe Furog̲ẖ-i Urdū Zabān, 2016.
16 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 24 cm.
Title from cover.
Children's story.

Ghara āyā merā Bholū

September 21, 2017
|6880-01 Puṇyamụrti, Kavitā, author.
Chennai, India : Tulika Publishers, 2016.
24 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 22 x 24 cm
Translated from English.
Children's story.
Every time Beni Ram tries to sell his camel, Bholu promptly trots back. "The villagers use vans now instead of camel-carts. Nobody wants to give your old man a job anymore," says a gloomy Beni Ram. But fate has surprising plans for the out-of-luck Beni Ram and his beloved camel.

Kun̐jobuṛi sātapari

September 21, 2017
Ābadāla, Saiẏada Najamula, author.
Ḍhākā : Pāñjerī Pābalikeśansa Li., 2016.
24 pages : illustrations (color) ; 24 cm
Children's stories.
Rājāra pośāka -- Sonāra āpela -- Byāṅa o rājāra meẏe -- Kun̐jobuṛi sātapari -- Kārigarera buddhi -- Bāgha o ghaṭakabuṛo -- Daraji o saodāgara.

Pacu mahārāṇi

September 21, 2017
|6880-01 Kiṟisṭi Ṣōpā Cutir, author.
Chennai : Tulika Publishers, 2017.
unnumbered pages: color illustrations ; 25 cm

Arturo and the bienvenido feast

September 19, 2017
Broyles, Anne, 1953- author.
Gretna, Louisiana : Pelican Publishing Company, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Includes recipes.
Arturo and his grandmother, Abue Rosa, are preparing a welcome dinner for his aunt's fiancé, but when his grandmother unexpectedly needs to rest, Arturo must prepare the feast himself. Includes recipes.

A bailar y contar en la fiesta

September 15, 2017
Litwin, Eric, author.
New York : Orchard Books, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Translation of: Dance party countdown.

Noraneko gundan sora o tobu

September 14, 2017
Kudō, Noriko, 1970- author, illustrator.
Tōkyō : Hakusensha, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.

Sŭt'ibŭege

September 14, 2017
Yi, Ro-un, author, illustrator.
Kyŏnggi-do P'aju-si : K'idari, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 x 27 cm.
Fiction.
The bear Brownie is sick of his busy city life and decides to visit a friend in countryside.

Kisimi taimaippatut angirrarijarani = Only in my hometown

September 13, 2017
Friesen, Angnakuluk, author.
Toronto ; Berkeley : Groundwood Books : House of Anansi Press, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm.

Nipehon = I wait

September 12, 2017
Nicholson, Caitlin Dale, 1966- author.
Toronto : Groundwood Books, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 32 cm

Colours = Renkler : English-Turkish.

September 12, 2017
Rudgwick [England] : Milet, 2010.
[22] pages (on board pages) : color illustrations ; 17 cm.
Cover title.
"Designed by Hakan Şan Borteçin"--Page 2 of cover.
Illustrations captioned in English and Turkish present the names of the colors as well as the names of a variety of familiar items.

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