New Arrivals · Kids’ Foreign Language Fiction & Easy Books

January 12, 2019
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

¡Di por favor! = Say please!.

January 11, 2019
New York, NY : BuzzPop, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
"Disney Junior" -- cover.
"Únete a Bingo y Rolly con sus buenos modales mientras dicen palabras educadas para hablar con sus amigos y su familia."

Lluvia o sol = Rain or shine.

January 9, 2019
New York, NY : BuzzPop, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
"¡Español & English!"--Cover.
¡Prepárate para jugar haga el tiempo que haga con tus amigos favoritos de Disney! Get ready to play in any weather with your favorite Disney pals!

The animals of Chinese New Year

January 9, 2019
Lee, Jen Sookfong, author.
Victoria, British Columbia : Orca Book Publishers, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
Translation by Kileasa Che Wan Wong.
"In this festive, dual-language board book (English and Simplified Chinese), twelve animals race to see who will represent the Chinese zodiac."-- Provided by publisher.

12 lucky animals : a bilingual baby book

January 7, 2019
Lee, Vickie, author.
New York, NY : Henry Holt and Company, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
"Using the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac, this bright and appealing board book introduces the youngest of readers to the names of animals in both English and Chinese, using Chinese characters alongside their pinyin (romanized spelling)."--Publisher's description.

Animales de granja = Farm animals.

January 3, 2019
On board pages.
Cover title.
"¡Conoce los animales del corral con Mickey Mouse y sus amigos! Meet the animals of the barnyard with Mickey Mouse and his friends!"--Back cover.

Bonjour, mon amie = Hello, my friend.

January 3, 2019
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
On board pages.
"Disney Junior"--Cover.
"Retrouvez Fancy Nancy et ses meilleurs conseils pour être toujours chic! Join Fancy Nancy as she shares her best tips for how to be fancy"--Back cover.

Kiss by kiss : a counting book for families = Ocêtôwina : peyak ôskân ohcih - akitâh-masinahikan

December 31, 2018
Van Camp, Richard, author.
[Victoria, B.C.] : Orca Book Publishers, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
"Count your kisses with baby in this delightful dual-language rhyming board book, written in English and Plains Cree."-- Provided by publisher.

The year of the pig : tales from the Chinese zodiac

December 17, 2018
Chin, Oliver Clyde, 1969- author.
San Francisco : Immedium, Inc., [2006]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Patty the piglet learns what her best qualities really are when Farmer Wu needs everyone's help to find a lost ring. Lists the birth years and characteristics of individuals born in the Chinese Year of the Pig.

Problème de thé = Tea party trouble

December 14, 2018
Stein, Carol, author.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Français & English!--Cover.
Nancy wants her tea party to be fabulous! But when her bracelet charm falls into Grandma's special teapot, Nancy reaches inside and gets her hand stuck! Can she get free before Mom finds out?

Movie storybook = Libro basado en la película

December 14, 2018
Stack, Stevie, adapter.
New York : BuzzPop, an imprint of Bonnier Publishing, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Title from cover.
"¡Español & English!"--Cover.
Ariel sueña con unirse al mundo humano. Ella arriesga todo y renuncia a su voz por la posibilidad de hacer sus sueños realidad. Pero, ¿se interpondrá Úrsula, la bruja del mar, entre Ariel y todos sus seres queridos?

Con sinh ra t̀ư đâu h̉a mẹ? : (Bé tìm hî̉eu v̂è sinh lý ngừơi)

December 13, 2018
Tinman, author.
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
"Where babies come from." -- cataloger's judgment and summary.

Hihihihihi umasō

December 13, 2018
|6880-01 Miyanishi, Tatsuya, 1956- author, illustrator.
|6880-03 Tōkyō : Popurasha, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
A Tyrannosaurus happens upon two baby Triceratops and ends up rescuing them instead of eating them.

Hua guo shan mei hou wang

December 13, 2018
|6880-01 Xiaoqian.
|6880-03 Taibei shi : Ren lei wen hua shi ye gu fen you xian gong si, 2018.
27 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.

Obakekun doko doko? : anaaki ehon

December 13, 2018
Kashiwara, Akio, 1969- author, illustrator.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 16 cm

The amazing watercolor fish

December 10, 2018
Flores, Carolyn Dee, author, illustrator.
Houston, Texas : Pinata Books, an imprint of Arte Publico Press, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
An imaginative fish dreams about what is beyond his bowl and uses watercolors to paint what he imagines.

Just one itsy bitsy bite

December 6, 2018
Garza, Xavier, author.
Houston, TX : Piñata Books, an imprint of Arte Público Press, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, 29 cm
Just as Joaquin and his mother are about to enjoy their pan de muerto on the Day of the Dead, a skeleton arrives offering to play music in exchange for one tiny bite.

The little pigs and the sweet rice cakes : a story told in English and Chinese

December 6, 2018
Li, Jian (Art teacher), author, illustrator.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Told in a bilingual Chinese and English edition, this is the story of three little pigs whose appetites initially get the better of them. In a shared dream, they met an old man who tells them to deliver sweet rice cakes to him a week before New Year's Eve. The next morning, they see some sweet rice cakes on their kitchen table. The three little pigs completely forget the old man and eat every bit of them. When their mother comes home, she is very angry to discover all the cakes gone. Seeing their mother unhappy, the three little pigs help her make more delicious sweet rice cakes. When there is only a week left before Chinese New Year's Eve, their mother lays the sweet rice cakes in front of the portrait of the Kitchen God and prays for the peace for the family. On seeing the portrait, the three little pigs realize that the old man in their dreams is actually the Kitchen God!"--Provided by publisher.

Puppy Dog Pals diversión buena y limpia = good, clean fun.

December 4, 2018
New York, NY : BuzzPop, an imprint of Bonnier Publishing USA, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Based on the episode "A.R.F.," by Bob Smiley
"Disney Junior Puppy Dog Pals"--cover
Bob introduces his pug puppies Bingo and Rolly to A.R.F., a robotic dog that is supposed to clean up after them, but things do not go according to plan.

Cuando amamos cantamos = when we love someone we sing to them

November 30, 2018
Martínez, Ernesto Javier, author.
San Francisco, CA : Reflection Press, 2018
38 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
A reclamation of the Mexican serenata tradition, follow the story of a young boy who asks his father if there is a song for a boy who loves a boy.

My First Mandarin words with Gordon & Li Li

November 27, 2018
McSween, Michele Wong, author.
unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Originally published in 2008 as three separate titles: Godon & Li Li : words for everyday, Godon & Li Li : learn animals in Mandarin, and Godon & Li Li : count in Mandarin.
Cover title.
"Every word includes the English word, Chinese character, Pinyin, and a pronunciation guide for easy learning success!"--Back cover.

¿Cómo se siente Mickey? = How is Mickey feeling?

November 23, 2018
New York, NY : BuzzPop, an imprint of Bonnier Publishing, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
Title from cover.
"Discover sixteen emotions, qualties, and states with Mickey Mouse and friends!"--Page [4] of cover.

¡Atrapa ese pez! = Catch that fish!

November 15, 2018
Stack, Stevie, author.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Based on the episode "Gone Fishin'," by Mark Drop.
¡Español & English! Bilingual / Bilingüe"--Cover.
Mickey Mouse y Goofy están muy emocionados por su viaje de pesca annual, pero cuando sus amigos deciden unirse a ellos, ¡la tranquila excursión de Goofy y Mickey se convierte en una misión de rescate! Mickey Mouse and Goofy are excited for their annual fishing trip. But when the other Roadster Racers decide to join them, Mickey and Goofy's quiet outing turns into a rescue mission!

Galápagos girl

November 14, 2018
Arnold, Marsha Diane, author.
New York : Children's Book Press, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc., [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
"A bilingual story, inspired by the childhood of Valentina Cruz, whose family was one of the first permanent inhabitants of the Galapagos islands. Valentina makes a promise to protect the islands and her animal friends"-- Provided by publisher.

Amo a mi familia = I love my family.

November 2, 2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
¡Español & English! Bilingual / Bilingüe" --Cover.
"Conoce a la princesa Elena y su familia, y descubre lo que ama de su hermana, padres, abuelos y mucho más. Meet Princess Elena and her family, and discover what she loves about her sister, parents, grandparents, and much more!"--Back cover.

¿Quieres jugar? = Do you want to play?

November 1, 2018
New York, NY : BuzzPop, an imprint of Bonnier Publishing, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
Olaf the snowman plays with Anna and Elsa and his other friends throughout the day.


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