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New Picture Books
A selection of new children's picture books. Updated every two months. Last update: July 2014
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Cover Art: There Was a Tree Isadora, Rachel
There Was a Tree
A favorite children's song, "The green grass grew all around," becomes a colorful book filled with African wildlife. 2012
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Phonics for Kindergarten Phonics for Kindergarten
"Support students' phonetic development as they practice key kindergarten phonics skills. Focus on phonics with fun and engaging activity pages that are research-based and support the Common Core State Standards. This professional resource reinforces phonics skills for kindergarten and is great for teachers, tutors, and parents to use with students for enrichment, re-teaching, preteaching, or review" --Publisher's web site.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Planes Trains and Cars Abbott, Simon,
Planes Trains and Cars
A vibrant and fact-packed range illustrated by the popular children's artist Simon Abbott. In this, fun bright, easy-to-follow full-color book, young readers are introduced to the amazing world of transport, the many different types and the basics on how they work.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Norman Speak! Adderson, Caroline
Norman Speak!
After a family adopts a dog from a local shelter, they cannot understand why he doesn't respond to commands, until a chance encounter in the dog park reveals that their new dog only understands Chinese.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Where's My Tushy? Aronson, Deborah
Where's My Tushy?
Late one night, all of the tushes leave their small town and set out for parts unknown, so the townspeople awaken to ill-fitting clothes and no way to sit.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Across the Midwest Backer, Miles.
Across the Midwest
Describes the landmarks and geography of the midwestern United States : Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, illinois, Michigan, and Indiana.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress Baldacchino, Christine
Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
Morris faces taunts and criticism when he wears an orange dress to school, but things begin to change for him after he uses his imagination to paint a fantastic picture that he shares with his classmates.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Around the World with Ant and Bee Banner, Angela
Around the World with Ant and Bee
Bee's hunt for his lost umbrella takes Ant and Bee on a trip around the world.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: My Bus Barton, Byron.
My Bus
"A bus driver named Joe heads out on his route, stopping at one bus stop after another to pick up passengers. He picks up five dogs and five cats in all, dropping nine of them off at the plane, train, or boat. The tenth passenger, a dog, Joe takes home"--Provided by publisher.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Digger Dog Bee, William.
Digger Dog
Digger Dog loves to dig up bones - the bigger the better. But for the biggest bone in the world, what will Digger Dog need? The biggest digger in the world, of course! All through the story, the diggers get bigger, the hole gets deeper and there is the most fantastic fold-out surprise at the end!
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Meet the Parents Bently, Peter
Meet the Parents
Although it sometimes seems that parents are just there to boss their children around, they are also good for many other things, from mending toys, kneecaps, and clothing to telling bedtime stories.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Whoosh and Chug! Braun, Sebastien
Whoosh and Chug!
"Some trains may think fast is best, but only slow and steady Chug can save the day"--Provided by publisher.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Little Bear Book Browne, Anthony
The Little Bear Book
As Bear walks in the forest, with pencil in hand, he meets several grumpy forest dwellers and knows just what to do for them.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Ninja! Chung, Arree
Ninja!
"A ninja must be strong, courageous, and silent! He creeps through the house on a secret mission. There may be obstacles! But have no fear--a true ninja can overcome all challenges"--Provided by publisher.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Lily the Unicorn Clayton, Dallas
Lily the Unicorn
"Lily the unicorn teaches her new pal, Roger the penguin, that it's fun to try new things"--
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: My Animal Book: Facts and Fun Questions and Answers Things to Make and Do Dauvois, Sophie
My Animal Book: Facts and Fun Questions and Answers Things to Make and Do
My animal book is a hands-on, action-packed title to share with young children. The starting point is the child and the questions they ask about animals. First, there's a big surprise: a human being is an animal! Then come all kinds of questions and activities to encourage children to think about where different animals live, what they eat and how they have families. There are things to do both on and off the page, including games, recipes and craft activities.
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too Dewdney, Anna.
Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too
Nelly Gnu spends a day building a play house with her father.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Gaston DiPucchio, Kelly.
Gaston
A proper bulldog raised in a poodle family and a tough poodle raised in a bulldog family meet one day in the park.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Veggies with Wedgies Doodler, Todd H.
Veggies with Wedgies
The vegetables in Farmer John's garden are intrigued when he hangs his underwear out to dry but when Corn, Potato, Beet, and the others pull things off the line and try them on, they are not at all comfortable.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Lion and the Bird Dubuc, Marianne
The Lion and the Bird
"A lion finds a wounded bird in his garden and decides to care for it through the winter. When spring arrives, the bird's flock returns. The bird goes off with its flock. Lion is sad. But autumn brings a wonderful surprise"--
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Geese March in Step Dumont, Jean-Francois
The Geese March in Step
Zita just can't seem to march to the same beat as the rest of the geese, but before long, she realizes, as do the other barnyard animals, that her own special rhythm is just right.
Easy Picture Book
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