Pink is for boys / by Robb Pearlman ; illustrated by Eda Kaban.

  • 19 May 2019
cover imageA celebration of how colors are for everyone depicts characters engaging in their favorite activities.

Little Red Riding Hood of the Pacific Northwest / Marcia Crews ; illustrated by Jeremiah Trammell.

  • 19 May 2019
cover imageLittle Red Riding Hood takes cherries to her great-grandmother's house for her birthday and encounters animals native to the Pacifc Northwest, including the much nicer great-grandson of the big bad wolf.

Little Frog and the spring polliwogs / story by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Ellen Shi.

  • 19 May 2019
cover imageLittle Frog likes being an only frog, but when a net-wielding boy presents danger, Little Frog has to remember all that she has been taught in order to save the tadpoles from disaster.

Octopus escapes! / Nathaniel Lachenmeyer ; illustrated by Frank W. Dormer.

  • 19 May 2019
cover imageOctopus slips out of his tank while the aquarium sleeps, teases the animals in the other displays, and leads the security guard on a merry chase.

Look / Fiona Woodcock.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageA brother and sister spend an exciting day at the zoo where they find balloons, baboons, kangaroos, and more. Told entirely through illustrations and single words containing a double "O."

10 little rubber ducks / Eric Carle.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageA brand-new batch of rubber ducks is loaded onto a ship and sent off to be delivered to children everywhere. But when a storm strikes, 10 little ducks are tossed into the sea and swept away in 10 different directions -- with some wonderfully unexpected adventures along the way. Come ride the waves as legendary children's book author and illustrator Eric Carle explores numbers, directions, opposites, geography, animals, and more in an extraordinary interactive picture book beautifully illustrated with his unique collage-style art. And for a final surprise, the last page contains a duck with a squeaking sound chip for a special treat at the end of the story!

Under my hijab / by Hena Khan ; illustrated by Aaliya Jaleel.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageAs a young girl observes that each of six women in her life wears her hijab and hair in a different way, she considers how to express her own style one day.

Goodnight, Anne / written by Kallie George ; illustrated by Geneviève Godbout.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageInspired by Anne of Green Gables-- it's time for Anne to go to bed, but not before saying goodnight to everyone and everything she loves.

The great fairy tale disaster / by David Conway ; illustrated by Melanie Williamson.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageWhen an old Big Bad Wolf who no longer has enough huff and puff to blow down a house tries to find a nice relaxing fairy tale for a change, he winds up making a big mess for Cinderella, Rapunzel, and other well-known characters.

Chirri & Chirra : the snowy day / Kaya Doi ; translated from the Japanese by Yuki Kaneko.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageSheltering in a cavern, Chirri and Chirra enjoy sweet treats, a game of marbles, soaking in a hot spring, and a comfortable rest in an igloo that is just the right size.

What's the problem? : a story teaching problem solving / written by Bryan Smith ; illustrated by Lisa Griffin.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageThis story introduces and encourages readers to use SODAS (Situation, Options, Disadvantages, Advantages, and Solutions) as a way to logically and thoughtfully solve any problem, from the silly to the serious. This is the sixth book in the Executive FUNction series, which skillfully weaves skill teaching into humorous storylines.--Publisher.

I'm happy-sad today : making sense of mixed-together feelings / Lory Britain ; illustrated by Matthew Rivera.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageHappy, and also sad. Excited, but nervous too. Feeling friendly, with a little shyness mixed in. Mixed feelings are natural, but they can be confusing. There are different kinds of happy--the quiet kind and the "noisy, giggly, jump and run" kind. And there are conflicting feelings, like proud and jealous, frustrated and determined. With gentle messaging and charming illustrations, a little girl talks about her many layered feelings, ultimately concluding, "When I have more than one feeling inside me, I don't have to choose just one. I know that all my feelings are okay at the same time." A special section for adults presents ideas for helping children explore their emotions, build a vocabulary of feeling words, know what to do if they feel overwhelmed, and more.

I have an idea! / Hervé Tullet.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageThe author meditates on the search for an idea, and the wonderful feeling when the right idea comes along, unleashing the creative process.

Off we go! / by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Laurel Molk.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageOne by one, baby woodland creatures leave home and sing their way to visit grandma.

You are new / by Lucy Knisley.

  • 18 May 2019
cover image"A world of being new is waiting--exciting, cool, and fascinating! Napping, crying, cuddling, playing, making friends, exploring--such a wealth of experiences await each new life."--Page [2] of cover.

The three billy goats Gruff / [retold and] pictures by Stephen Carpenter.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageThree clever billy goats outwit a big, ugly troll that lives under the bridge they must cross on their way up the mountain.

If I was the sunshine / Julie Fogliano + Loren Long.

  • 18 May 2019
cover imageIllustrations and simple, rhyming text explore the nature of connection and relationships.

River rescue / by Jennifer Keats Curtis and Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research, Inc. ; illustrated by Tammy Yee.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageWhen oil spills, workers hurry to clean the land and water. But oil spills can also affect every animal that lives in the area. Who helps these wild animals? On the East Coast, a team from Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research rushes to the scene to save as many as possible. Follow along to learn how these experts capture oiled animals and treat them quickly and safely so that they may be returned to the wild. This illustrated nonfiction is based on the extensive experience of the Oiled Wildlife Response Team at Tri-State.

Kitchen disco / written by Clare Foges ; illustrated by Al Murphy.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageAt night when you are sleeping there's a party in your house. It's a pumping, jumping, funky bash when all the lights go out ... When the sun goes down, the Kitchen Disco starts up - and all the fruit in the fruit bowl come out to play! There are lemons who break-dance, tangerines who twirl and some very over-excited apples! Amazon.

All you need is love / written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney ; illustrated by Marc Rosenthal.

  • 17 May 2019
cover image"Illustrations and easy-to-read text share John Lennon and Paul McCartney's world-renowned song that celebrates the love that surrounds us."--Publisher's description.

Goodnight, good dog / written by Mary Lyn Ray and illustrated by Rebecca Malone.

  • 17 May 2019
cover image"For one restless pup the waking world is too full of wonder to leave behind at bedtime, until he closes his eyes and finds comfort in his dreams"-- Provided by publisher.

Never trust a tiger : a story from Korea / retold by Lari Don ; illustrated by Melanie Williamson.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageA merchant stops to help a tiger that is trapped in a hole but the tiger then tries to eat him, until the merchant convinces the beast to ask passersby if it is fair to repay good deeds with bad.

Eagle boy : a Pacific Northwest native tale / retold by Richard Lee Vaughan ; illustrated by Lee Christiansen.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageAn Indian boy's friendship with eagles ultimately saves his village in the Pacific Northwest from starvation.

A mirror to nature : poems about reflection / Jane Yolen ; photographs by Jason Stemple.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageWater possesses reflective qualities, creating fascinating patterns and double images that allow us to see things in new ways. Celebrated writer Jane Yolen and photographer Jason Stemple capture this natural beauty in twelve thoughtful poems and breathtaking pictures. Watery reflections provide an appropriate backdrop for Jane's musings on nature. Jason's extraordinary photographs offer whimsical peeks at the natural world we rarely see.

Monsters under bridges / words by Rachel Roellke Coddington ; pictures by Jolby.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageIn this unique guidebook, the reader is invited to take a tour of the bridges of the Pacific Northwest and meet the friendly monsters who live under them.

Rainbow : a first book of pride / by Michael Genhart, PhD ; illustrated by Anne Passchier.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageChildren from different kinds of families demonstrate the original meanings of the colors in the rainbow flag, and then come together at a Pride parade.

Merlin and the dragons / Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Li Ming.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imageWhen young Arthur is troubled by dreams, Merlin tells him a story about a fatherless boy who himself dreamed about dragons and the defeat of the evil king Vortigern.

Pete the Cat and the itsy bitsy spider / by James Dean.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imagePresents an adaptation of the "Itsy Bitsy Spider," in which Pete and his friends know just how to help the spider succeed.

Octopus escapes again / written and illustrated by Laurie Angus.

  • 17 May 2019
cover image"Whether searching for its next meal or avoiding becoming a meal, an octopus is an underwater master through color camouflage, or by spewing a cloud of obscuring ink, or by sacrificing a limb, or squeezing its boneless body into or through unlikely spaces. Includes resources and activities for teachers and parents"-- Provided by publisher.

Flora Forager ABC / Bridget Beth Collins.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imagePresents the letters of the alphabet using illustrations of animals made with foraged materials to represent each letter, from angelfish and camels to hedgehogs, narwhals, turtles, and zebras.

Color me a rhyme : nature poems for young people / by Jane Yolen ; photographs by Jason Stemple.

  • 17 May 2019
cover imagePoems that celebrate the colors of nature.

Strega Nona's magic ring / story and pictures by Tomie dePaola.

  • 16 May 2019
cover imageWhen Big Anthony borrows Strega Nona's magic ring to turn himself into a handsome man, he gets more trouble than fun.

Going down home with daddy / written by Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter.

  • 16 May 2019
cover imageAlan looks forward to the annual family reunion at the farm where Daddy grew up, but everyone is supposed to share something special and Alan worries about arriving with empty hands.

The Prayer of St. Francis / Francis of Assisi ; illustrated by Giuliano Ferri ; [text by Elio Sala].

  • 16 May 2019
cover imageAlthough the prayer of St. Francis is widely known and loved by people of all ages, here is a new slant a children's book that brings the prayer to life with tenderness, wonder and joy. A gentle, loving wolf is the protector and helper to his little forest friends, bringing them light to banish darkness, joy to counter their sadness, even contemplating the sunset with his arm around his friend the sheep. A short history of St. Francis and of the prayer is included to help readers put it in perspective.

Feather / Rémi Courgeon ; translated from the French by Claudia Zoe Bedrick.

  • 16 May 2019
cover imageHow does this piano-loving featherweight of a girl respond when her brothers keep on making her do their chores? She takes up boxing, of course! Maybe if she gets good enough, they'll even stop calling her Feather. French illustrator Rémi Courgeon has created a beautiful book about a tenacious girl in an all-male household. Gorgeous illustrations frame one family's story of differences, acceptance, and love. Readers will see Feather's determination and sense of justice as positive, transformative traits that help us on the road to becoming who we really are. And they will root for her as she learns to stand up to her brothers and proves that sometimes the best way to go after what you want is to leap into something new! -- from dust jacket.

Poo in the zoo / by Steve Smallman ; illustrated by Ada Grey.

  • 15 May 2019
cover imageBob McGrew, the head keeper at the zoo, loves his job--except when he has to clean up after the animals! One day, after escaping his cage, the iguana leaves behind something that catches the attention of the entire town--and a poo museum owner--that ends up making Bob's messy job a lot easier!

Sweet dreamers / Isabelle Simler ; translated by Sarah Ardizzone.

  • 15 May 2019
cover imageSeveral different animals settle in for the night, each with their own unique way of sleeping.

Starstruck : the cosmic journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson / Kathleen Krull and Paul Brewer ; illustrated by Frank Morrison.

  • 15 May 2019
cover image"A picture-book biography on science superstar Neil deGrasse Tyson, the groundbreaking American astrophysicist whose work has inspired a generation of young scientists and astronomers to reach for the stars!"-- Provided by publisher.

Side by side / Chris Raschka.

  • 15 May 2019
cover imageA heartfelt ode to the physical and emotional roles of father and child.

A friend like Iggy / written by Kathryn Cole ; photography by Ian Richards.

  • 15 May 2019
cover image"The true story of Iggy, a special dog who helps kids get through difficult times. When children disclose abuse, they often navigate an unfamiliar chain of events, sometimes testifying in court. Iggy is a specially-trained facilitator dog, and his job is to make each child he meets comfortable with the job they have to do."-- Provided by publisher.

Party croc! : a folktale from Zimbabwe / retold by Margaret Read MacDonald ; illustrated by Derek Sullivan.

  • 14 May 2019
cover image"In this retelling of a Shona folktale from Zimbabwe, a girl promises a crocodile he can come to a party in exchange for a favor, but since crocodiles aren't allowed in the village, she doesn't expect she'll have to keep the promise"-- Provided by publisher.

The lion and the bird / Marianne Dubuc ; translated by Sarah Ardizzone.

  • 14 May 2019
cover image"One autumn day, a lion finds a wounded bird in his garden. This is the beginning of a beautiful friendship"--Back cover.

Eat Pete! / Michael Rex.

  • 14 May 2019
cover image"Pete is excited when a monster climbs in his window. Now he has someone to play with! The monster is pretty excited, too. Excited to ... EAT PETE! Fortunately, the monster is easily distracted and he and Pete have a blast playing cars and pirates. But unfortunately, the monster does have a one-track mind ..."--Page 2 of cover.

The knight and the dragon / story and pictures by Tomie de Paola.

  • 14 May 2019
cover imageA knight who has never fought a dragon and an equally inexperienced dragon prepare to meet each other in battle.

The universe is a tree / by Laura Filippucci.

  • 14 May 2019
cover image"This collection of stories, proverbs, and poems about trees from around the world reveals that a tree's roots not only go down deep into the earth, but its branches also reach up and out into the universe, connecting us all"-- Provided by publisher.

Everybody's welcome / Patricia Hegarty, Greg Abbott.

  • 14 May 2019
cover image"When little Frog loses his home, Mouse decides they'll build a new one together. Soon all the forest animals join in to build a home where everyone can be safe and warm"-- Provided by Publisher.

A kite for Moon / Jane Yolen and Heidi E.Y. Stemple ; illustrated by Matt Phelan.

  • 14 May 2019
cover imageA young boy, seeing that Moon is lonely, sends up a kite to cheer her then, after growing up and learning many things, he becomes the first human to visit her. Dedicated to Neil Armstrong and written in recognition of the fiftieth anniversary of the first U.S. moon landing.

The quiet boat ride and other stories / Sergio Ruzzier.

  • 13 May 2019
cover imageFox enjoys quiet boat rides and watching the sunrise, but Chick is noisy and hyperactive and frequently disrupts their adventures--nevertheless they remain friends and enjoy their time together.

The new hippos / Lena Landström ; translated by Joan Sandin.

  • 13 May 2019
cover imageWhen two new hippos arrive at the river bank and proceed to do many things differently from everyone else, the community is standoffish until they see that maybe different might even be better.

The cutest critter / story by Marion Dane Bauer ; photography by Stan Tekiela.

  • 13 May 2019
cover imageWhich is the cutest critter in the land? Real-life photographs of baby bears, wolves, raccoons, and other animals lead children to the answer.

There is a monster under my bed who farts / Tim Miller ; illustrated by Matt Stanton.

  • 13 May 2019
cover imageEveryone says, 'It wasn't me!' But what if it REALLY wasn't you? What if it was the monster who lives under your bed? How much trouble can one little monster cause ... From two amazing new talents comes a hilarious picture book that's guaranteed to be a runaway hit with both young and old.

Stonewall : a building, an uprising, a revolution / written by Rob Sanders ; illustrated by Jamey Christoph.

  • 13 May 2019
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The popcorn book / [written and illustrated by] Tomie dePaola.

  • 13 May 2019
cover imagePresents a variety of facts about popcorn and includes two recipes.

Don't tell! / Tom Booth.

  • 13 May 2019
cover imageA group of animals tries to find out who told the reader about this book, which is "super-duper secret."

The crayon man : the true story of the invention of Crayola crayons / by Natascha Biebow ; illustrated by Steven Salerno.

  • 13 May 2019
cover image"Celebrating the inventor of the Crayola crayon! This gloriously illustrated picture book biography tells the inspiring story of Edwin Binney, the inventor of one of the world's most beloved toys. A perfect fit among favorites like The Day the Crayons Quit and Balloons Over Broadway"-- Provided by publisher.

Stubby : a true story of friendship / Michael Foreman.

  • 13 May 2019
cover imageStubby was a brave soldier, a loyal friend and a dog. From an army training camp to the trenches in France, this is the incredible true story of Sergeant Stubby, the dog who served bravely in the First World War, sniffing out gas attacks, catching spies and winning the hearts of his fellow soldiers.

A little house Christmas : holiday stories from the Little house books / by Laura Ingalls Wilder ; illustrated by Garth Williams.

  • 12 May 2019
cover imageA collection of stories which describe the experiences of a pioneer girl and her family as they celebrate various Christmases In the Big Woods in Wisconsin, on the prairie in Indian Territory, and On the banks of Plum Creek.

Why salmon cry / Roger Blain ; illustrated by Amy Ostwald, native art by Linda Weichman.

  • 12 May 2019
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Got to get to Bear's! / written and illustrated by Brian Lies.

  • 12 May 2019
cover imageIn spite of the worsening weather, Izzy the chipmunk sets off to Bear's den in response to an urgent request from a friend in need.

Nine months : before a baby is born / Miranda Paul ; illustrations by Jason Chin.

  • 12 May 2019
cover image"As a baby grows in her mother's tummy, a soon-to-be big sister and her family spend nine months preparing for the newest member of the family to arrive."-- Provided by publisher.

Erandi's braids / written by Antonio Hernandez Madrigal ; illustrated by Tomie dePaola.

  • 12 May 2019
cover imageIn a poor Mexican village, Erandi surprises her mother by offering to sell her long, beautiful hair in order to raise enough money to buy a new fishing net.

Pandamonia / Chris Owen and [illustrations by] Chris Nixon.

  • 12 May 2019
cover imageWhen visiting the zoo, DON'T WAKE THE PANDA . . . whatever you do!

Spike : ugliest dog in the universe / Debra Frasier.

  • 12 May 2019
cover imageWinning the Ugliest Dog in the Universe contest was awful for Spike, but when the cat Evangeline is threatened by a thief, Spike proves that he is also good-hearted, loyal, smart, and much more.

The pea patch jig / Thacher Hurd.

  • 12 May 2019
cover imageDespite being picked with the lettuce and almost ending up in a salad, Baby Mouse refuses to stay out of Farmer Clem's garden.

Paul Revere's ride : the landlord's tale / by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ; illustrated by Charles Santore.

  • 12 May 2019
cover imageAn illustrated version of the narrative poem which describes Paul Revere's midnight ride in 1775 to warn the people of the Boston countryside of an impending attack by the British.

Pepper Zhang : Artist Extraordinaire! / written by Jerry Zhang ; illustrated by Trisha Hautéa.

  • 12 May 2019
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The three vikings / Adam Auerbach.

  • 11 May 2019
cover imageOn their daring trip to Valhalla, three Vikings, even the littlest, use their skills in different ways.

Zen happiness / with artwork by Jon J. Muth.

  • 11 May 2019
cover image"This is a book to cherish. Every saying inspires delight, and each picture is worth a thousand words!" -back cover page.

Carl and the meaning of life / Deborah Freedman.

  • 11 May 2019
cover imageWhen a field mouse asks Carl the earthworm why he tunnels through the dirt, Carl doesn't have an answer, so he sets off to find out.

The Cottingley fairies / Ana Sender.

  • 11 May 2019
cover image"In 1918, Elsie Wright and her cousin Frances Griffith photographed fairies in their garden, in the small village of Cottingley (Yorkshire). Without expecting it, many people paid attention-- including renowned writer and spiritualist Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This is the story, narrated by Elsie herself, of the true events that led to the Cottingley Fairies becoming a international phenomenon"--Provided by publisher.

Thank you for me! / by Marion Dane Bauer ; illustrated by Kristina Stephenson.

  • 11 May 2019
cover imageRhythmic text enumerates what various body parts can do, including hands to clap and a body to twirl, then expresses thanks for each of those parts--and for the whole.

S is for salmon : a Pacific Northwest Alphabet / Hannah Viano.

  • 11 May 2019
cover imageC is for Crab; E is for Eagle, etc. Based on Pacific Northwest artist Hannah Viano's regionally themed paper-cut art, this lovely children's book sheds a new light on the ABCs that will appeal to young and old alike.

Take your octopus to school day / by Audrey Vernick ; illustrated by Diana Schoenbrun.

  • 11 May 2019
cover image"Just once, Sam wants to be the best on a special day at school, but on "Take Your Octopus to School Day," his pet, Thurgood, surprises even him."-- (Source of summary not specified).

I love my purse / by Belle DeMont ; art by Sonja Wimmer.

  • 11 May 2019
cover image"Charlie loves the bright red purse that his grandmother let him have. One day, he decides to take it to school. First his father, then his friends, and even the crossing guard question him about his "strange" choice. After all, boys don't carry purses. They point out that they, too, have things they like, but that doesn't mean they go out in public wearing them. But Charlie isn't deterred. Before long, his unselfconscious determination to carry a purse starts to affect those around him. His father puts on his favorite, though unconventional, Hawaiian shirt to go to work; his friend Charlotte paints her face, and the crossing guard wears a pair of sparkly shoes. Thanks to Charlie, everyone around him realizes that it isn't always necessary to conform to societal norms. It's more important to be true to yourself. With its humorous, energetic illustrations, this book is ideal as a read-aloud or as a story for emerging readers. It can also be used as a starting point for a discussion about gender roles."-- Pr.

Sugar and snails / by Sarah Tsiang ; art by Sonja Wimmer.

  • 11 May 2019
cover imageFeaturing a grandfather, and his grandson and granddaughter, this picture book provides a twist to a classic rhyme, "sugar and spice and everything nice."
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