New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

March 13, 2020
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Kittens

March 12, 2020
Swift, Ginger, author.
©2020
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 15 cm.
On board pages.
"Lift-a-flap book"--Cover.
"Introduce your baby or toddler to everyone's favorite...kittens! In this adorable lift-a-flap board book, simple sentences reinforce future language structure while grasping and lifting the sturdy flaps helps develop fine motor skills. A perfect early learning book!"--Amazon website.

Gigantosaurus. The last dragonfly.

March 12, 2020
©2020
volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27cm
This book is based on the episode "Mazu Takes a Chance" from the television series Gigantosaurus.
"As seen on TV. Based on the book by Jonny Duddle."--Cover.
When Mazu discovers a rare dragonfly -- the last of its kind -- she is determined to find a safe place for the tiny creature to lay her eggs. But when the Raptors steal the dragonfly, Mazu needs to figure out a way to convince them to give it back. She offers to trade for something even more exotic: a scale from Gigantosaurus! But, how will Mazu snatch one from the biggest, scariest dinosaur of all? She'll have to use her smarts. And nobody is better at that than Mazu! --Provided by publisher.

Do I have to wear a coat? : a journey through the seasons

March 12, 2020
Isadora, Rachel, author, illustrator.
©2020
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"A diverse group of children have fun enjoying the highlights of all four seasons"-- Provided by publisher.

I found a kitty!

March 12, 2020
Cummings, Troy, author, illustrator.
©2020
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
When Arfy finds a homeless kitten, he writes letters to prospective owners, hoping to find the perfect home for his new friend.

Trolls world tour. One big party

March 12, 2020
Stephens, Elle.
©2020
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
At head of title: Dreamworks.
"Poppy discovers different musical Trolls! Can she get them to sing in harmony?" -- page [4] of cover.

Havdalah is coming!

March 12, 2020
Newman, Tracy, 1971- author.
©2020
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm.
On board pages.
A family prepares for Havdalah, the weekly ritual celebrating the end of the Sabbath and welcoming the new week, in this simple board book story told in rhyme.

Trolls world tour

March 12, 2020
Lewman, David, author.
©2020
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Queen Poppy, Branch and their friends come together on a mission to unite Trolls Kingdom.

Peppa Pig story treasury.

March 12, 2020
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Entertainment, 2020.
180 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"The stories in this collection were previously published individually by Candlewick Press. These books are based on the TV series Peppa Pig. Peppa Pig is created by Neville Astley and Mark Baker"--Page facing title page.
"A collection of favorite tales"--Page 1 of cover.
Peppa Pig and the muddy puddles -- Peppa Pig and the great vacation -- Peppa Pig and the busy day at school -- Peppa Pig and the library visit -- Peppa Pig and the day at the museum -- Peppa Pig and the treasure hunt.
Pass the time with plenty of Peppa! Celebrate every little one's favorite pig with a treasury of six much-loved stories. Join Peppa Pig, George, and all their friends and family for six separate stories -- all in one book! Perfect for curling up with during story hour or bedtime, this collection whisks readers away on adventure after adventure. From jumping in muddy puddles to checking out books from the library, Peppa's days are filled with fun. Fans will spend hours poring over the delightful trove of tales, including: Peppa Pig and the Muddy Puddles Peppa Pig and the Busy Day at School Peppa Pig and the Day at the Museum Peppa Pig and the Great Vacation Peppa Pig and the Library Visit Peppa Pig and the Treasure Hunt.

Monster's trucks

March 12, 2020
Van Slyke, Rebecca, author.
New York : Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2020.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 29 cm
"Don't touch!"--Cover
In this interactive story, readers are encouraged to "play" with Monster's toy construction vehicles, even though Monster does not like to share.

One earth

March 12, 2020
Spinelli, Eileen, author.
©2020
32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
An illustrated counting rhyme that celebrates the beauty of nature and recommends ways to protect our one and only world, including recycling, conserving energy, and repairing broken items.

The Ghoul

March 12, 2020
Najjār, Taghrīd ʻĀrif, author.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Originally published in Arabic by Al Salwa Publishers, Amman, Jordan.
The villagers are afraid of the "Ghoul." For years, they've tiptoed around the village for fear of disturbing it. The monster doesn't look like them, and it is believed to eat humans. One day, the brave Hassan embarks on a dangerous mission to face the long-feared Ghoul. When Hassan finally meets the Ghoul living on top of the mountain, he discovers that the Ghoul is just as terrified of people as they are of him. Hassan and the Ghoul realize that they can still be friends, despite their differences.

Hello, world!

March 12, 2020
Long, Ethan, author, illustrator.
New York : Christy Ottaviano Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2020.
45 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm.
"Come meet the busy, spirited world of Happy County in this interactive compendium for young children."--Cover.
"Introduces the sights and residents of Happy County, where a lot of things are happening and every day can end on a happy note."--Provided by publisher.

The three billy goats buenos

March 12, 2020
Elya, Susan Middleton, 1955- author.
New York : Putnam, G. P. Putnam's Sons, [2020]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
"A rhyming twist on the classic tale in which the goats help fix what is making the troll so grumpy in order to cross the bridge. Incorporates Spanish words and includes a glossary"-- Provided by publisher.

A way with wild things

March 12, 2020
Theule, Larissa, author.
New York : Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2020.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Poppy Ann Fields loves bugs and feels more comfortable outdoors than with other people until a special bug lands on Grandma Phyllis's birthday cake. Includes a glossary of insects.

Tummy time friends

March 12, 2020
McDougall, Carol, author.
Halifax, Nova Scotia : Nimbus Publishing, 2019.
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 16 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
"Tummy Time Friends is a fun, accordion-style book that can be unfolded on the floor to entertain your baby during tummy time (an important developmental activity that helps to strengthen baby's neck and back muscles). Babies love to look at faces, and both sides of this dual-sided book feature smiling baby faces. Your baby will love saying hello to their new tummy time friends and will delight in gazing at their own face reflected in the mirror at the centre of the book. This book is perfect for new parents, baby programs, or baby shower gifts. high-quality mirror engaging baby faces encourages tummy time celebrates diversity visual stimulation."-- Provided by publisher.

ABC : the alphabet from the sky

March 12, 2020
Gross, Benedikt, 1980- author.
©2020
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, maps ; 18 cm
On board pages.
"Map services and data available for free and in the public domain from the United States Geological Survey (USGS), National Geospatial Program."--Back cover.
"Discover the alphabet from a bird's-eye view!"--Back cover.

B is for Becca : an ABC book.

March 12, 2020
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Entertainment, an imprint of Candlewick Press, [2020] ©2020
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
On board pages.
"This book is based on the TV series Becca's Bunch. Becca's Bunch is produced by JAM Media"--Back cover.
Join Becca and the Bunch as they romp through the alphabet--from acorns to zipper--in this celebration of familiar objects from their world. All's good in the world!--Back cover.

Baby sees shapes. Circles

March 12, 2020
Kashiwara, Akio, 1969- author, illustrator.
Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, Japan : Gakken Plus Co., Ltd, [2020]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
Introduces the shape of a circle and some of the fun and amazing things that circles can be. --Provided by publisher

Maria Montessori : my first maria montessori.

March 12, 2020
Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel)
[S.l.] : FRANCES LINCOLN, 2020.
1 volume : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 16 cm.
"Introduce your baby to the pioneering educator and doctor."--Back cover.

My hair is beautiful

March 12, 2020
Grant, Shauntay, author.
Nimbus, CA : Nimbus Publishing, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm
On board pages.
"Mirror inside!"--Back cover.
"A celebration of natural hair, from afros to cornrows and everything in between."--Provided by publisher.

Vivienne Westwood : my first vivienne westwood.

March 12, 2020
Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel)
London, United Kingdom : Frances Lincoln, 2020.
1 volume : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 16 cm.
On board pages.

Operation fix Marabelle

March 11, 2020
Parent, Nancy, author.
©2020
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
At head of title: Disney Junior Fancy Nancy.
"Fancy Nancy" is based on the series of books by Jane O'Connor.
Fancy Nancy discovers a new talent for repairing broken toys in her neighborhood, but she must learn to keep her cool when her next patient is her beloved doll Marabelle.

Charlie & Mouse outdoors

March 11, 2020
Snyder, Laurel, author.
©2020
36 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Boring -- The hike -- Kittens -- The fire.
Charlie and Mouse and their parents are going on a camping trip, and there will be hiking, storytelling, marshmallows, and campfires, and the joy that comes from sharing it all.

I [heart] Pluto

March 11, 2020
Ferrie, Chris, author.
[Naperville, IL] : Sourcebooks Explore, [2020]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
The word "heart" in the title and series statement appears as the heart symbol.
"Pluto the planet was really quite proud. But at the party of planets, It wasn't allowed... Scientists have determined that Pluto is a minor planet and is no longer considered one of the main planets of the Solar System. But that doesn't mean we don't love Pluto and the other minor planets in the universe! From the team behind the adorably popular 8 Little Planets comes a new tale about the planet who no longer fits in"-- Provided by publisher.

Flamingo

March 11, 2020
Sirett, Dawn, author.
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2020.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 14 cm.
On board pages.
Cover title.

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