Hedge hog! / Ashlyn Anstee.

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageAs the cold winter approaches, the grumpy hedgehog refuses to share his hedge with the garden animals looking for shelter, but he's about to learn a valuable lesson about helping others.

What do they do with all that poo? / written by Jane Kurtz ; illustrated by Allison Black.

  • 18 July 2018
cover image"An exploration of different types of animal poo and what the zoo uses it for"-- Provided by publisher.

Anna and Johanna / Géraldine Elschner, Florence Koenig.

  • 18 July 2018
cover image"This delightful tale about two young friends in 17th-century Holland is inspired by Vermeer's two masterpieces, The Milkmaid and The Lacemaker. Although one is the daughter of a wealthy Dutch family and the other a household servant, Anna and Johanna become friends. Born on the same day, they celebrate their joint birthdays by making gifts for each other. But then a letter arrives that changes their lives forever. Told against the backdrop of the 17th-century Dutch city of Delft and its thriving commercial and artistic culture, this story of an unlikely friendship echoes the themes of Vermeer's luminous depiction of domestic life. Florence Koenig's brightly colored illustrations evoke Vermeer's style through the city's multifaceted landscapes, from misty mornings by the canals to busy households preparing for a special day. Young readers will be fascinated by this uplifting story of friendship inspired by Jan Vermeer."--Amazon.com

Off & away / Cale Atkinson.

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageJo fears what lives in the ocean but when her father is too ill to deliver messages in bottles, she courageously takes on the job, making new friends along the way.

Pretty kitty / Karen Beaumont ; illustrated by Stephanie Laberis.

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageIn this charming counting book, a lonely old man discovers one kitty on his front step. But he does not want a kitty cat - scat! As the number of kitties grows, will the man find room in his heart-and home-for his new feline friends? A counting picture book in rhyme about a lonely old man whose heart is slowly melted by an ever-growing number of kitties hoping to find a home.

How to be a lion / Ed Vere.

  • 18 July 2018
cover image"When Leonard the lion and his friend Marianne, a duck, are confronted by a pack of lion bullies, they find a creative way to stand up for themselves"-- Provided by publisher.

Geraldine / Elizabeth Lilly.

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageStruggling to fit in as the only giraffe in a school of children, reluctant newcomer Geraldine meets fellow outcast Cassie and learns how to stand out by being herself, playing by her own rules, and staying true to her new friend.

We love dinosaurs / Lucy Volpin.

  • 18 July 2018
cover image"Big, small, fast, or slow, there are so many types of dinosurs. And we love them all!" -- Book jacket.

Touch the Earth / Julian Lennon with Bart Davis ; illustrated by Smiljana Coh.

  • 18 July 2018
cover imageWhile on the White Feather Flier, children learn to do what they can to help save the environment, including creating clean water for people to drink and taking pollution out of the ocean.

The honeybee / Kirsten Hall ; Isabelle Arsenault.

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageIllustrations and rhyming text follow endangered honeybees through the year as they forage for pollen and nectar, communicate with others at their hive, and make honey.--Provided by Publisher.

Kit & Kaboodle / Rosemary Wells.

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageA little mouse named Spinka creates mischief that twin kittens Kit and Kaboodle are blamed for by their parents.

World of insects.

  • 17 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to insects, using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Marvelous Maravilloso : me and my beautiful family / by Carrie Lara ; illustrated by Christine Battuz.

  • 17 July 2018
cover image"Marvelous Maravilloso Me and My Beautiful Family is a story from the point of view of a young interracial child about what color means within the dynamics of race, ethnicity, and culture. This sweet simple story blends the colors of the world and the color of the people in her life and shares the experience of her culture in a complex multicultural world"-- Provided by publisher.

An orange for Frankie / Patricia Polacco.

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageFrankie and his eight brothers and sisters learn lessons about giving, family, and tradition during a snowy Michigan Christmas long ago.

What were you thinking? : a story about learning to control your impulses / written by Bryan Smith ; illustrated by Lisa M. Griffin.

  • 17 July 2018
cover image"Third-grader Braden loves to be the center of attention. His comic genius, as he sees it, causes his friends to look at him in awe. But when his ill-timed jokes and actions result in interrupting class or hurting others, it's time for a lesson about impulse control"--Provided by publisher.

Game changers : the story of Venus and Serena Williams / Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustrated by James Ransome.

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageShares the story of the sisters and tennis stars, including their special relationship as sisters and best friends, their constant training as children, and their incredible success in professional tennis.

Clare's goodbye / Libby Gleeson ; [illustrated by] Anna Pignataro.

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageThree children find a way to say goodbye to their old house before they move.

Andy Web : artist / written and illustrated by Maree Coote.

  • 17 July 2018
cover imageAndy Web studied art at the National Gallery. His dream was to exhibit there one day . . . But there is one creative skill that Andy has never been able to accomplish. How will he ever achieve his dream? Join Andy as he develops his talent among the great masters of Art History.

World of Dinosaurs / by World Book, Inc. : Paul A. Kobasa (editor in chief) ; Steve Holmes, Francis Paola and Jon Stuart (llustrators) ; and Tom Evans (Senior Art Director).

  • 16 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to dinosaurs using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Wild animals.

  • 16 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to wild animals that live in Africa using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Tough trucks.

  • 16 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to heavy-duty trucks such as cranes, fire engines, tractors, and others, using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

An eagle's feather : based on a story by the Philippine Eagle Foundation / by Minfong Ho ; illustrations by Frances Alvarez.

  • 16 July 2018
cover imageKalayaan, a Great Philippine Eagle shot by a hunter, is rescued by kind villagers and eventually released back into the wild with his companion Pinpin, in a book that focuses on the conservation efforts of the Philippine Eagle Foundation.

Amanda Panda and the bigger, better birthday / by Candice Ransom ; illustrated by Christine Grove.

  • 16 July 2018
cover imageWhen Amanda Panda finds out that her best friend is turning six the day before her, she threatens to boycott birthdays altogether.

Two problems for Sophia / by Jim Averbeck and Yasmeen Ismail.

  • 16 July 2018
cover image"Sophia is happy to have Noodle, her One True Desire, yet her new pet comes with two giraffe-sized problems"-- Provided by publisher.

Ta-da! / by Kathy Ellen Davis ; illustrated by Kaylani Juanita.

  • 16 July 2018
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The doll hospital / by Kallie George ; illustrated by Sara Gillingham.

  • 16 July 2018
cover imageDr. Pegs and the Nesting Nurses have a very busy day repairing dolls--and even Teddy--at the Doll Hospital.

The magnificent land of the multi-colored horses by Ken Barry, illustrated by Patti Barry.

  • 16 July 2018
cover imageA picture book describing a land of horses learning to get along with each other and celebrate their differences.

Counting on Katherine / Helaine Becker ; illustrated by Dow Phumiruk.

  • 15 July 2018
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Koko and Bo / Lisen Adbåge ; translated from Swedish by Annie Prime.

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageLittle Koko does not want to do anything Bo tells him he should, but each time Bo lets him do as he pleases, Koko learns a lesson.

Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain / written by Cheryl Bardoe ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock.

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageA biography of Sophie Germain, who grew up during the French Revolution and followed her dream of studying mathematics, becoming the first woman to win a grand prize from the Royal Academy of Sciences and changing the world with her discoveries.-- Provided by publisher.

Run wild / David Covell.

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageA celebration of the joy of being outdoors features a child who abandons his digital device in favor of joining a friend outside.

Under the sea.

  • 15 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to animals that live in the sea using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Weather.

  • 15 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to weather using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

My great big feelings: a story for sensitive children / story and illustrations by C.M. Tolentino.

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageA picture book in rhyme describes challenges for sensitive children and appropriate coping skills.

Don't make me fly / By Elaine Powers; illustrations by Nicholas Thorpe.

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageRoadrunners run. Why don't they fly? Take a look in this book and you'll find out why.

Don't call me turtle / by Elaine A. Powers ; illustrated by Nicholas Thorpe.

  • 15 July 2018
cover imageTortoises and turtles may look alike, but they are VERY different! Look inside to learn the differences and many interesting facts.

On the move.

  • 14 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to modes of transportation using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Rain forest animals.

  • 14 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to animals that live in the rain forest using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Animal homes.

  • 14 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to animal homes using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

My body.

  • 14 July 2018
cover image"Introduction to the human body and how it works using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Sometimes you fly / by Newbery Medalist Katherine Applegate ; illustrated by Jennifer Black Reinhardt.

  • 14 July 2018
cover imageIllustrations and simple, rhyming text remind the reader that any achievement may be preceded by mistakes, and learning from them makes accomplishments sweeter.

In the air / Brian Biggs.

  • 14 July 2018
cover imageAn interactive picture book that introduces early readers to different forms of transportation that can be found in the air.

On land / by Brian Biggs.

  • 14 July 2018
cover imageA young boy learns about land vehicles from bicycles to subways and trolleys as he and his father travel to the train station.

Charlie plays ball / by Ree Drummond ; illustrations by Diane deGroat.

  • 14 July 2018
cover image"Charlie the basset hound participates in a variety of sports on the ranch"-- Provided by publisher.

The lost picnic : a seek and find book / B.B. Cronin.

  • 14 July 2018
cover imageGrandpa and the children have an adventurous drive to the picnic grounds in this seek-and-find book.

1 2 3, Little Donkey / by Rindert Kromhout & Annemarie van Haeringen.

  • 14 July 2018
cover imageMama brings home a shopping bag with some treats and Little Donkey tries to get them.

The bear in my bed / Joyce Wan.

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageA child faces the challenging task of putting a bear to bed.

Stegothesaurus / Bridget Heos ; illustrated by T.L. McBeth.

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageStegothesaurus has little in common with his fellow dinosaurs until he meets an allosaurus that seems as hungry for synonyms as he is.

Zach stands up / William Mulcahy ; illustrated by Darren McKee.

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageWhen Zach sees his friend Sonya being bullied at school, he doesn’t know what to do. The kids who are being mean are popular—it’s scary to think about getting involved. After talking with his brother and remembering what his teacher taught the class about bullying prevention, Zach creates the stand-up-to-bullying STAR: speak up by talking to the people being bullied, take off by helping them leave the area, ask questions about how they are feeling and actively listen to the answers, report what happened to an adult as soon as you can. The next day when Zach stands up for Sonya, he realizes it feels great to be an upstander.

Thirteen ways of looking at a black boy / Tony Medina & 13 artists.

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageA fresh perspective of young men of color depicting thirteen views of everyday life: young boys dressed in their Sunday best, running to catch a bus, and growing up to be teachers, and much more. Each of Tony Medina's tanka is matched with a different artist including recent Caldecott and Coretta Scott King Award recipients.

Woodpeckers : drilling holes and bagging bugs / written and photographed by Sneed B. Collard, III.

  • 13 July 2018
cover imageIf you see a bird standing on the side of a tree banging its beak against the trunk, chances are you're watching a woodpecker. Woodpeckers not only dazzle us with their good looks and personality, they exhibit some of the most interesting behaviors in the animal world. Explore this dynamic, exciting group of birds with award-winning children's science writer Sneed B. Collard III. Discover what scientists have learned about woodpeckers, why woodpeckers drill into trees, and the best way to serve ants at your next sleep-over. Be forewarned: the more you read, the faster woodpeckers will peck their way into your imagination! --dust jacket.

When the cousins came / Katie Yamasaki.

  • 12 July 2018
cover imageEven though Lila's cousins do some things differently, Lila loves when they come to visit.

When sparks fly : the true story of Robert Goddard, father of US rocketry / by Kristen Fulton ; illustrated by Diego Funck.

  • 12 July 2018
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Twig / Aura Parker.

  • 12 July 2018
cover imageHeidi, a tall, twig-like stick insect, does everything she can to make friends on her first day at Bug School, but even her teacher, Miss Orb, fails to notice her.

The turtle ship / by Helena Ku Rhee ; illustrated by Colleen Kong-Savage.

  • 12 July 2018
cover imageAn adaptation of the legend of Sunsin Yi, a young boy in sixteenth-century Korea, who, inspired by his pet turtle, designs one of the greatest battleships in history and fulfills his dream of sailing the world.

The Princess and the pit stop / by Tom Angleberger ; illustrated by Dan Santat.

  • 12 July 2018
cover imageWhen a Princess learns from her Fairy Godmother that she is in last place in a car race against such fairy tale notables as Humpty Dumpty, the Three Bears, and Rumpelstiltskin, she boldly rebuffs defeat and steps on the gas.

Sweet success / by Liz and Jimmy Reed.

  • 11 July 2018
cover imageScoops loves starting new craft projects, finishing them is another matter which causes problems when its time for the Cherry twins surprise birthday party and their present isn't ready.

Goldilocks / Ruth Sanderson.

  • 11 July 2018
cover imageAfter finding the bears' cottage in the woods and making a mess inside, Goldilocks helps the family clean up and enjoys a nice meal.

They came / Mark Tatulli.

  • 11 July 2018
cover imageThe arrival of a mysterious alien ship prompts panic in a small town, until a young boy's discovery changes everything.

Someone new / Anne Sibley O'Brien.

  • 11 July 2018
cover imageWhen three children, Jesse, Jason, and Emma, are confronted with new classmates from different ethnic backgrounds, they strive to overcome their initial reactions, and to understand, accept, and welcome Maria, Jin, and Fatima.

Love is love / written by Michael Genhart, PhD ; illustrated by Ken Min.

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageA boy becomes upset when he is teased for having two dads, but viewing his friend's family (with a mom and a dad) as not all that different from his own, he realizes the best way to counter the ridicule is to be proud of who his fathers are and know that it is love that makes a family.

Froggy's lemonade stand / by Jonathan London ; illustrated by Frank Remkiewicz.

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageAlthough many things go wrong when Froggy decides to make money by setting up a lemonade stand, he still has fun with his friends.

A lullaby of summer things / Natalie Ziarnik & Madeline Valentine.

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageSights and sounds of a summer twilight mingle with recollections of a lovely day at the beach as a household settles in for the night.

Grandma Gatewood hikes the Appalachian trail / Jennifer Thermes.

  • 10 July 2018
cover image"Emma Gatewood's life was far from easy. In rural Ohio, she managed a household of eleven kids alongside a less-than-supportive husband. One day, at age 67, she decided to go for a nice long walk. . . and ended up at the other end of the Appalachain Trail. With just the clothes on her back and a pair of thin canvas sneakers on her feet, Grandma Gatewood hiked up ridges and down ravines. She braved angry storms and witnessed breathtaking sunrises. When things got particulary tough, she relied on the kindness of strangers or sheer dumb luck to get her through the night. When the newpapers got wind of her amazing adventure, the whole country cheered her on to the end of her trek, which came just a few months after she set out. A story of real resilience and hardcore lady power, Grandma Gatewood proves that no peak is insurmountable. After all, at age 83, she hiked the whole trail again (sneakers and all)"-- Provided by publisher.

All of us / Carin Berger.

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageSimple text and collage illustrations remind the reader that we are stronger together than alone.

Red / Jed Alexander.

  • 10 July 2018
cover imageRed is on her way through the woods to visit Grandmother when she meets the Big Bad Wolf. What are that Wolf and all of those woodland creatures up to? This version of the classic folktale ends a bit differently. A delightful surprise awaits Red and readers in this wordless picture book featuring newcomer Jed Alexander's exquisite two-color illustrations.--Publisher's description.

Neymar : a soccer dream come true / by Mina Javaherbin ; pictures by Paul Hoppe.

  • 10 July 2018
cover image"Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior is an international soccer star. But he wasn't always the best. He was once a child--just like you--who dreamed of playing professional soccer. Growing up in Brazil, Neymar practiced day and night, learning from his father and his coaches. Becoming a living legend takes hard work, a never-quit attitude, and some luck, too. Come along on Neymar's journey to see how a soccer star was born"--Jacket.

The moon man / by Isabel Harris ; illustrated by Ada Grey.

  • 9 July 2018
cover image"One sunny day, Cat, Rabbit, and Squirrel see a farmer put a scarecrow in a nearby field. That night, Owl, Fox, and Hedgehog see the scarecrow, too. "I think it's a man," Fox says. "From the moon!" adds Owl. Fox, Owl, and Hedgehog decide he must be hungry after traveling such a long way, so they leave food for him. In the morning, Cat, Rabbit, and Squirrel find the food and think that the scarecrow has left it for them! With each passing day and night, all of the friends discover that the Moon Man is full of surprises!"-- Provided by publisher.

Circle rolls / words by Barbara Kanninen ; art by Serge Bloch.

  • 9 July 2018
cover imageFollow the chain reaction among different shapes when circle rolls.

Snail mail / Samantha Berger ; pictures by Julia Patton.

  • 9 July 2018
cover imageA long, long time ago, before email and texting, the mail was delivered in a much slower way-it was called Snail Mail (because some thought it was delivered by a snail). Although it took much longer, everyone agreed that letters were a little more special when they were delivered by Snail Mail. They might be handwritten. They might include a drawing. They might even contain a surprise inside! One such letter was sent by a Girl to the Boy she loved, and it was up to four special snails to deliver her card across the country.--Publisher's website.

See how we move! : a first book of health and well-being / [written and illustrated by] Scot Ritchie.

  • 9 July 2018
cover image"This gentle and engaging introduction to physical and health education will help children to understand how keeping their bodies and minds healthy can enhance their lives. In this fifth book in the series, the five friends are members of their school's swim team and are training for an upcoming meet. Along the way, they learn about: the benefits of physical fitness, setting goals, teamwork, safety, coping skills, respect for others, nutrition as fuel for their bodies, how the body and mind work together, and much more! The book concludes with fun ideas for how kids can get their bodies moving, an index and a glossary of terms."-- Provided by publisher.

Walk your dog / words by Elizabeth Stevens Omlor ; pictures by Neesha Hudson.

  • 9 July 2018
cover image"This bouncy day-in-the-life adventure shows what happens when you pair a spunky little girl with a dog who's as stubborn as he is furry"-- Provided by publisher.

Brave enough for two / Jonathan D. Voss.

  • 9 July 2018
cover imageHoot loves adventures. Olive does not. But as long as they're together, they can accomplish anything.

How do dinosaurs learn to read? / Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Mark Teague.

  • 8 July 2018
cover imageTold in rhyming text young dinosaurs learn to read, but only after many mishaps, like chewing their books and throwing them at the cat--but eventually they learn to respect their books, and treat them properly.

ABC ready for school : an alphabet of social skills / Celeste C. Delaney ; illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman.

  • 8 July 2018
cover image"C is for cooperate. G is for grow. P is for play! This friendly and reassuring alphabet book helps young children (and those who care for them) consider, explore, and discuss a wide range of skills related to school readiness. Kids preparing for kindergarten or preK will learn social skills from A to Z, building or reinforcing their knowledge of the alphabet at the same time. Charming art brings the skills to life with encouraging scenes of fun and learning in the classroom, on the playground, and more. A special section for adults presents ideas for helping children get ready for this big change and have a successful start to school"-- Provided by publisher.
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