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New Picture Books
A selection of new children's picture books. Updated every two months. Last update: March 2014.
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  Cover Art: Two Hands to Love You Adams, Diane
Two Hands to Love You
Illustrations and simple rhyming text show how the guiding hands of a family are always there to love and nurture a child, from birth to the first day of school.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Music Everywhere! Ajmera, Maya.
Music Everywhere!
Photographs from around the world celebrate the universal joy that kids get from making music, whether they're playing instruments, clapping their hands, stomping their feet, or singing. Music can help express one child's feelings--or it can bring a whole community together.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Is That My Cat? Allen, Jonathan
Is That My Cat?
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Nat the Cat Can Sleep Like That Allenby, Victoria
Nat the Cat Can Sleep Like That
Nat the cat can sleep through anything, until night falls and he is ready to go.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Monster Chefs Anderson, Brian
Monster Chefs
Tired of eating only eyeballs and ketchup, a horrible king sends his four monster chefs out to find something different for him to eat, with surprising results.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Cat Says Meow and other Animalopoeia Arndt, Michael
Cat Says Meow and other Animalopoeia
Animals and the sounds they make are paired up in this colorful picture book.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Tyrannosaurus Wrecks! Bardhan-Quallen, Sudipta.
Tyrannosaurus Wrecks!
All the dinosaurs play nicely, except Tyrannosaurus Wrecks.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Ultimate Book of Vehicles from Around the World Baumann, Anne-Sophie.
The Ultimate Book of Vehicles from Around the World
All the vehicles you could imagine!
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The End (almost) Benton, Jim
The End (almost)
When Donut the bear is told his story is over and he has to leave, he employs trickery so the story can go on.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Swamp Where Gator Hides Berkes, Marianne Collins
The Swamp Where Gator Hides
Through rhyming text reminiscent of "The House that Jack Built," follow the activities of various animals and birds as they make their way through the swamp where Gator waits to catch his prey. Includes facts about swamps and the animals that make their home there.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: A Perfect Day for Digging Best, Cari.
A Perfect Day for Digging
In the spring when trees unfreeze and grass grows green and pansies say, "Please plant me!" Nell and her dog, Rusty, can't wait to dig in dirt just right for digging. But Norman, their neighbor, says "Ewww!" to digging and dirt.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Tap Tap Boom Boom Bluemle, Elizabeth.
Tap Tap Boom Boom
It's a mad dash for shelter as rain sweeps into an urban neighborhood. Where to go? The subway! It's the perfect place to wait out the wind and weather. Strangers share smiles and umbrellas and take delight in the experience of a city thunderstorm.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Run Dog! Boyer, CeCILE
Run Dog!
Wherever the bouncing red ball goes, a playful dog is close behind in this lift-the-flaps book with simple text.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: In New York Brown, Marc Tolon
In New York
Beloved children's illustrator Marc Brown takes readers on a tour of New York City with this lovingly crafted tribute that also serves as a handy travel guide.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Goodnight Songs Brown, Margaret Wise
Goodnight Songs
A previously unpublished collection of twelve lullabies, illustrated by contemporary, award-winning artists including Jonathan Bean, Sophie Blackall, Renata Liwska, and Dan Yaccarino.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Toe Shoe Mouse Carr, Jan
Toe Shoe Mouse
Chased into a theater by a cat, a mouse becomes entranced by the ballet dancers on stage and comes to be friends with one of them.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Oliver's Tree Chase, Kit
Oliver's Tree
Oliver the elephant loves playing hide-and-seek but cannot tag his friends, Lulu and Charlie, when they hide in trees--their favorite spots--so they work together to find a tree where all three can play together.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: May the Stars Drip Down Chatelain, Jeremy
May the Stars Drip Down
A lullaby that invites the reader to take a starlit journey from a wide desert, down a mountain path, and on to a coastline town.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Cheers for a Dozen Ears: a Summer Crop of Counting Chernesky, Felicia Sanzari
Cheers for a Dozen Ears: a Summer Crop of Counting
A family goes to a farm stand to buy -- and count -- a variety of fresh produce, from one watermelon to twelve ears of corn.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: A is for Awesome Clayton, Dallas
A is for Awesome
Alliterative and rhyming words of wisdom surrounded by all new art fill this energetic alphabet book by Dallas Clayton.
Easy Picture Book
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