New Arrivals · Kids’ Foreign Language Fiction & Easy Books

September 22, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Gaston Au Muséum

September 21, 2016
Szczepaniak, Amandine, author, supposed illustrator.
23 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Que d&#x;os, que d&#x;os! Au Muséum d&#x;Histoire naturelle, Gaston fait le ménage. Grâce à lui, les squelettes et les dents des animaux empaillés reluisent. Mais c&#x;est la panique : la plus grande exposition de tous les temps ouvre demain, et rien n&#x;est prêt car le responsable s&#x;est cassé une jambe. Le directeur a une idée : c&#x;est Gaston qui va le remplacer. Au travail! Pas de temps à perdre. Gaston s&#x;emmêle bien un peu les pinceaux avec les caisses et les os numérotés, mais le résultat est unique. Et voilà Gaston repéré par l&#x;un des prestigieux invités" -- cover.

In die Wälder gegangen, einen Löwen gefangen : Findlinge

September 21, 2016
Wittkamp, Frantz, author.
Weinheim [Germany] : Beltz & Gelberg, 2016.
47 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm

Mufta, Polbotinka i Mokhovai︠a︡ boroda : povestʹ-skazka : kniga 1, kniga 2

September 21, 2016
Raud, Eno, author.
|6880-02 Moskva : Izdatelʹskiĭ dom "NIGMA", 2016.
190 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm

Carlota no dice ni pío

September 20, 2016
Andrés, José Carlos, 1969- author.
[Spain] : Nubeocho, 2016. ©2014
32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Carlota never needs to say a word--even in class she can make herself understood by gesture and expression--until the day the pantry door slams shut behind her while she is chasing Tom the mouse, and she cannot open it from the inside.

Cómo cuidar a tu abuela

September 20, 2016
Reagan, Jean, 1965-
Barcelona, España : Picarona, 2016.
25 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Título original: How to babysit a Grandma.
A little girl provides instructions for properly babysitting one's grandmother, such as taking trips to the park and singing duets.

Cómo cuidar a tu abuelo

September 20, 2016
Reagan, Jean, 1965-
Barcelona, España : Picarona, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
A little boy provides instructions for properly babysitting one's grandfather, such as offering him tasty treats and entertaining him with special games.

Diez princesitas

September 20, 2016
Brownlow, Michael, 1952- author.
1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 26 x 28 cm
Ten little princesses go on ponyback to the palace ball. But on the way they encounter a wolf, a dragon, a giant . . . and many other surprises!

Los gulinos

September 20, 2016
Amavisca, Luis, 1976- author.
[Spain] : Nubeocho Ediciones, 2014
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 30 cm
"Colección Somos8."
Come with us to Planet Gala and discover all its wonders: galatrees, galabars and galacomputers. . . . But why is Gala in danger? Can the Galinos help to save their planet? A book to help us appreciate nature and understand the urgency of protecting it through a fun adventure along with a group of very special alien creatures.

Los Miedos del Capitán Cacurcias

September 20, 2016
Andrés, José Carlos, 1969- author.
© 2015.
32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
"El capitán Cacurcias era el más valiente de todos los piratas, pero hace poco tiempo empezó a tener miedo de todo. Hasta de su sombra. En el barco del Fantasma de los ojos azules, Cacurcias tendrá que enfrentarse al fantasma, a un vampiro... ¡y hasta al hombre lobo!" -- publisher's or seller's website.

Colores = Colors.

September 16, 2016
New York : Sterling Children's Books, ©2012.
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 16 cm.
On board pages.
Cover title.
Learn about basic colors from bright photographs.

Vamos de visita

August 25, 2016
Williams, Sue, 1948- author.
Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 11 x 13 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
Vamos a visitar y ver que está listo para jugar y un potro, dos becerros, tres gatitos, cuatro lechones, cinco patitos, y seis cachorros! Y una vez que hemos pisado fuerte en el barro con los lechones y nadado en el lago con los patitos, vamos a rizar con este adorable colección de animales salvajes y tomar una siesta por la tarde. Este libro de conteo acumulado llena de aventuras ayudará a los jóvenes a practicar sus habilidades para contar en dos idiomas mientras aprenden a identificar su favorito de los bebés, una visita animales cada niño recordará.

Es hora de dormir = Time for bed

August 23, 2016
Fox, Mem, 1946-
New York, N.Y. : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 13 x 16 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
"As the end of the day draws near, little ones, from foals to young children, discover that it's time for bed. The gentle verse and serene illustrations make this a perfect choice for bedtime or naptime"--Page 4 of cover.

Blaise 3 en 1

August 18, 2016
Ponti, Claude, 1948- author, supposed illustrator.
Blaise et le robinet ©1994
76 pages : color illustrations ; 16 x 24 cm
Includes 3 stories originally published separately.
Blaise et la tempêteuse bouchée -- Blaise dompteur de tache -- Blaise et le robinet.

Das Herz des Affen

August 18, 2016
Mikolajetz, Anja, collector, supposed illustrator.
© 2015.
29 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Text nach einem volksmärchen aus Myanmar, nacherzählt von Anja Mikolajetz"- page facing title page.
"Text is based on a folktale from Myanmar, retold by Anja Mikolajetz." -- cataloger's translation of facing title page.
"Ein Affe lebt in einem Feigenbaum am Ufer eines Flusses. Unter dem Baum tummeln sich zwei Krokodile im Wasser. Die Krokodilsfrau, die den Affen Tag für Tag beobachtet, möchte unbedingt das Herz des Affen haben. Also wendet der Krokodilsmann eine List an, um den Affen vom Baum zu locken. Doch der Affe ist schlauer als das Krokodilspaar gedacht hat." -- publisher's or bookseller's website.

La festa di Billy

August 18, 2016
Valckx, Catharina.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Translation of: La f?ete de Billy.

Mamá the alien

August 9, 2016
Colato Laínez, René
New York : Children's Book Press, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc., [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
"A young girl misunderstands the word alien on her mother's Resident Alien Card and let's her imagination run wild, coming to the conclusion that her mother is from outer space. Includes author's note and glossary"-- Provided by publisher.

Hān̐chū! hān̐...chū!

July 21, 2016
Kolluru, Sharada.
Bengaluru : Pratham Books, 2015.
12 p. : color illustrations ; 18 x 25 cm.
Translated from English.
Children's story.
There is something that Hatchuram does that makes the whole town go topsy-turvy.

Kisāna dī samajhadārī : [bāla kahāniāṃ]

July 21, 2016
Ḍaḍawiṇḍī, Balabīra Sandhā.
Chandigarh : Lokgeet Parkashan, 2015.
51 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Stories for children.
Children's stories based on moral theme.

Pūṉaiyum nariyum : ciṟuvarkaḷukkāṉa kataikaḷ

July 21, 2016
Kōvintaṉ, Vai., 1912-1966, author.
Ceṉṉai : Āppiḷ Puks Papḷiṣiṅ Iṇṭarnēṣaṉal Piraivēṭ Limiṭeṭ, 2014.
63 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 18 cm
Children's stories.
Stories on moral themes for children.


July 21, 2016
Navaneeth, Arthi Anand, author.
Chennai : Tulika Publishers, 2013.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Ranganna, the little elephant lives near a dhobi ghat. He is captivated by the brightly colored nails of his friends and wants to paint his toes too! But whoever heard of an elephant wearing nail polish?

Thangam kachuvā = Thangam the turtle

July 21, 2016
Padma, T. V. (T. Venkatraman), 1969- author.
Naʼī Dihlī : Qaumī Kaunsil barāʼe Farog̲ẖ-i Urdū Zabān : Bī Pī Āʼī Inḍiyā Prāʼīveṭ Limiṭeḍ, 2014.
16 page : illustrations (color) ; 30 cm.
Translation of: Thangam the turtle.
Children's story.
Story based on a turtle's life; for children.

Hay un Hombre Mosca en mi sopa

July 19, 2016
Arnold, Tedd, author.
New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., [2014]
30 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Originally published in English as: There's a Fly Guy in my soup.
When Fly Guy is not allowed in the restaurant with Buzz's family he follows his nose and ends up in the soup.

Los pollitos = Little chickies

July 19, 2016
Jaramillo, Susie.
[San Francisco, California] : Encantos Media Studios, LLC, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm.
"Canticos collects the most beloved nursery rhymes and classic songs from all over the Spanish-speaking world. [The] goal is to foster bilingual play that promotes child development including language, counting, music, pattern recognition, and fine motor skills"--Insert.

Marisol McDonald and the monster

July 12, 2016
Brown, Monica, 1969-
New York : Children's Book Press, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc., [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
"A spunky, bilingual, multiracial girl finds her own way to conquer her fear of the nighttime monster that mysteriously appears in her home. Includes author's note and glossary"-- Provided by publisher.


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