New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

January 23, 2019
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

All you need is love

January 22, 2019
Lennon, John, 1940-1980, author.
New York : Little Simon, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Illustrations and easy-to-read text share John Lennon and Paul McCartney's world-renowned song that celebrates the love that surrounds us.

Sea bear : a journey for survival

January 22, 2019
Moore, Lindsay, 1983- author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
A polar bear waits patiently for spring when the ice breaks up, but after months of hunting, paddling, and resting on ice floes, summer ends and the bear must swim very far to find land. Includes facts about polar bears and the effect of climate change on their environment.

Hissy's big day

January 22, 2019
Miller, Sara (Sara F.), author.
Los Angeles : Disney Press, 2019.
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
At head of title: Disney puppy dog pals.
"Based on the episode by Bill Fuller for the series created by Harland Williams."--T.p.
When Bingo and Rolly's cat sister, Hissy, has a bad morning, the pups make it their mission to give Hissy the best day ever.

Oh no, Bobo! You're in trouble

January 22, 2019
Gosier, Phil, 1971- author, illustrator.
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
When Bobo steals and then breaks the zookeeper's flashlight, he frantically tries to fix it so he will not get caught, while his friend Fifi tauntingly reminds Bobo that he is in trouble.

Rosa rides her scooter

January 22, 2019
Spanyol, Jessica, author, illustrator.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
On board pages.
A board book.
"Join Rosa and her friends as they play with their scooters."--Provided by cataloguer.

Harini & Padmini say namaste

January 22, 2019
Maranville, Amy, author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
"Approved by the Hindu American Foundation HAF"--Cover.
Join Harini and Padmini for yoga! Miss Janini will teach the class about the ancient spiritual history of yoga, along with some asanas (poses). It's Padmini's first yoga class, and she doesn't know most of the poses, but she cannot wait to learn. Come learn with her!

Super Satya saves the day

January 22, 2019
Mirchandani, Raakhee, author.
[Place of publication not identified] : Bharat Babies, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
"Super Satya is ready to have a super day, including finally conquering the tallest slide in Hoboken. But her day takes a not-so-super turn when she realizes her superhero cape is stuck at the dry cleaner. Will she be able to face her fears, help her friends and be the true hero everyone knows she is? Introducing Satya, a precocious Indian-American superhero."--Publisher's web site.

How to give your cat a bath in five easy steps

January 21, 2019
Winstanley, Nicola, author.
[Toronto, Ontario, Canada] : Tundra, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 x 23 cm
A little girl and her cat make an escalating mess while respectively trying to follow and resist the cat-bathing instructions of a bossy narrator.

Be a good sport, Charlie Brown!

January 21, 2019
Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe), 1922-2000, author.
©2019
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 cm
"Bonus baseball facts inside!"--Cover.
It's the beginning of the baseball season, and Charlie Brown's team is losing 63-0. Good grief! Linus reminds Charlie Brown that he can't always win, but that doesn't make Charlie Brown feel any better. Is there really something better in baseball than winning?

Supergirl is patient

January 21, 2019
Harbo, Christopher L., author.
North Mankato, Minnesota : Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint, [2019]
23 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Inspires readers to practice patience with examples from Supergirl like when she waits her turn and takes her time and when she lets her friend finish speaking before jumping in to share her opinions.

Superman is cooperative

January 21, 2019
Harbo, Christopher L., author.
North Mankato, MN : Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint, [2019]
23 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"Superman always lends a hand to get things done. He works alongside the police to keep Metropolis safe. When he battles alongside his Justice League teammates, sometimes he leads and sometimes he follows. If Superman partners with Batman to defeat villains like Darkseid, he recognizes and respects his partner's strength. Superman is cooperative! Building on school character education themes, this exciting picture book shows young readers that even the mightiest of super heroes are cooperative." --Amazon.com.

Wonder Woman perseveres

January 21, 2019
Harbo, Christopher L, author.
North Mankato, MN : Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint, [2019]
23 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"Wonder Woman shows grit, never giving up, even when the job gets tough. When the Amazon Princess is challenged by the villain Circe, she battles back until the threat is gone. If she takes a misstep, she simply dusts herself off and keeps on going. The other members of the Justice League can count on Wonder Woman to persist no matter what."--Amazon.com.

Bear needs help

January 21, 2019
Brannen, Sarah S., author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Philomel Books, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
A young bear needs help with an untied shoe.

Dragon night

January 21, 2019
Krause, J. R., author, illustrator.
New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Georgie is afraid of the dark, but after an adventure with a dragon that is afraid of the knight in the book where he normally dwells, both are ready to sleep.

Lucia Lacorte, poor sport

January 21, 2019
Jones, Christianne C., author.
North Mankato, Minnesota : Picture Window Books, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Lucia Lacorte's gaming club meets on Fridays, but the truth is the other members are not having fun because, win or lose, Lucia is a very poor sport; a fact that is finally made clear to her when the others stop showing up, and her grandfather mimics her behavior when he wins--and loses.

Meet the new dragons

January 21, 2019
Testa, Maggie, author.
New York , New York : Simon Spotlight, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division, 2019
"With dragon trading cards"--Cover.
"Get to know the newest dragons from How to train your dragon: the hidden world--as well as favorites--like Toothless--in this book"--Page [4] of cover.

Tails.

January 21, 2019
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 x 18 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
What animal has a tail like these? Little ones will love guessing which of their favorite animals belong to each set of tails in this question and answer title filled with bold text and bright photographs.

123

January 21, 2019
Deneux, Xavier, author, illustrator.
San Francisco, California : A Handprint Book, an imprint of Chronicle Books LLC, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
On board pages with cutouts.
"Originally published in France in 2017 by éditions Milan under the title Un point, c'est tout?"
"TouchThinkLearn: 123 is another large-trim, gifty book with the recognizably innovative production. This book is at once a counting book and a guessing game. Each page has a number, counting up from one, of circular die-cuts that conceal a simply designed animal underneath. One dot turns into a glow-worm, three dots turns into a duck, and ten dots a dinosaur!"-- Provided by publisher.

When the moon comes

January 21, 2019
Harbridge, Paul, author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
The beaver flood has finally frozen perfect ice, without a bump or a ripple. For the kids in town, it's Christmas in November. They wait, impatiently, for the right moment. Finally, it arrives: the full moon. They huff and puff through logging trails, farms, back roads and tamarack swamps, the powdery snow soaking pant legs and boots, till they see it--their perfect ice, waiting. And the game is on.

Dress like a girl

January 18, 2019
Toht, Patricia, 1960- author.
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Explores the concept of dressing "like a girl," in which girls dress in space suits, police officer uniforms, and laboratory coats to prove that girls can be anything they want to be.

Hush, little bunny

January 18, 2019
Stein, David Ezra, author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 25 cm
A father rabbit offers messages of nuturing protection and comfort to his baby.

Family is a superpower

January 18, 2019
Dahl, Michael, author.
©2019
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
At head of cover title: DC
"In this DC Comics picture book, the heroic adventures of the Justice League mirror the extraordinary lives of real-life children and their diverse families. With bold illustrations and poetic text, this story makes all families--no matter how big or how small--feel out of this world!"--Jacket.

Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland

January 18, 2019
Archer, Mandy, author.
Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Cover title.
"A babylit storybook."
"When the white rabbit scampers past Alice, she decides to follow. Where is the curious creature going, and why is he in such a hurry?"--Back cover.

Anne of Green Gables

January 18, 2019
Clarkson, Stephanie, author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
On board pages.
Cover title.
When orphan Anne Shirley arrives at Green Gables, she's determined to make a new start, but can she stay out of trouble?

Bee still : an invitation to meditation

January 18, 2019
Sileo, Frank J., 1967- author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Includes note for parents and caregivers.
"American Psychological Association."
Illustrations and rhyming text tell of Bentley, a bee from a busy, crowded, and noisy hive who teaches others to meditate in order to handle stress.

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