Children's Room New Arrivals

Holiday – October Arrivals



  • J HALLOWEEN CONCEPT SLOAT
    Sloat, Teri
    Zip Zoom On A Broom
    Children's Holiday Books 


  • J HALLOWEEN EASY GRABILL
    Grabill, Rebecca
    Halloween Good Night
    "Ghastly ghouls count down to Halloween"--
    Children's Holiday Books 


  • J HALLOWEEN EASY HILLS
    Hills, Tad
    Duck & Goose Honk Quack Boo
    Children's Holiday Books 


  • J HALLOWEEN EASY RYLANT
    Rylant, Cynthia
    Herberts First Halloween
    Herbert and his father prepare for his first Halloween by making a tiger costume and practicing a big roar.
    Children's Holiday Books 

Board Books – October Arrivals



  • J BOARD CARLE
    Carle, Eric
    My First Peek A Boo Animals
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD CONTRAIRE
    Contraire, Bastien
    Animals : Hide And Seek
    Presents collections of similar animals and objects, asking young readers to identify which one is not the same.
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD DAVIDSON
    Davidson, Carli
    Heads & Tails
    "This early learning board book shares the parts of the body, from nose to paws, illustrated by adorable photographs of dogs and puppies."--
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD DOTLICH
    Dotlich, Rebecca Kai
    Race Car Count
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD HOBAN
    Hoban, Tana
    Black White : A Babys Very First Book
    White illustrations against a black background, alternating with black illustrations against a white background, depicting such objects as an elephant, butterfly, leaf, horse, baby bottle, and sailboat.
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD JENNINGS
    Jennings, Sarah Ilt
    Feelings
    Offers an introduction to emotions and suggests ways that children can express and share their feelings.
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD MARA
    Mara, Nichole
    So Many Feet
    A board book showing the great diversity of feet in the natural world.
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD MITTER
    Mitter, Patricia
    My Colors Book
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD RIGGS
    Riggs, Kate
    Crowds Of Creatures
    "Detailed illustrations and simple text are paired within a board book format to introduce young readers to six diverse animal groups and the unique names by which they are known"--
    Children's Board Book 


  • J BOARD WALTERS
    Walters, Eric
    Bedtime 123
    "A counting board book that introduces little ones to all the animals around the farm that are going to bed."--
    Children's Board Book 

Picture Books – October Arrivals



  • J EASY BEENY
    Beeny, Emily A
    Hector The Collector
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY CALI
    Cali, Davide
    The Tiny Tale Of Little Pea
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY CALI
    Cali, Davide
    The Call Of The Swamp
    "Boris, a swamp creature who was adopted by human parents, starts to question where he truly belongs"--
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY CAMPBELL
    Campbell, Jen
    Franklins Flying Bookshop
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY CARR
    Carr, Matt
    Superbat
    Pat the bat wants to be a superhero, but the trouble is he has no special powers, and the other bats just laugh at him--but when he hears a mouse in distress, he learns that sometimes you just have to use the abilities you already have to make a difference, and that makes you a superhero.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY CHAPIN
    Chapin, Tom
    The Library Book
    Using the lyrics to Tom Chapin and Michael Mark's "The Library Song," this picture book celebrates the magic of reading and of libraries.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY CURATO
    Curato, Mike
    Little Elliot, Fall Friends
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY GLIORI
    Gliori, Debi
    Goodnight World
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY HAMBURG
    Hamburg, Jennifer
    Billy Bloo Is Stuck In Goo
    Told in rhyme, a parade of characters tries to help Billy Bloo free himself from the goo, but only manages to get trapped in the goo instead.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY HARBRIDGE
    Harbridge, Paul
    When The Moon Comes
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY HARNETT
    Harnett, Katie
    Ivy And The Lonely Raincloud
    A lonely little raincloud searches for a friend who might like rain.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY HENKES
    Henkes, Kevin
    In The Middle Of Fall
    "Introduces concepts and vocabulary of fall--autumn colors, changes in plants and animals . . . and wind, which soon leads to the next season"--
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY ISERN
    Isern, Susanna
    Middle Bear
    "A middle child discovers his own unique gifts. He was the second of three brothers. "He was not big, but he was not little, either. Neither strong nor weak, neither tall nor short, neither a lot nor a little . . . He was the middle one." And when you'realways in the middle, sometimes it's hard to feel special. Until one day, his parents needed an important task to be done. And suddenly, middle-sized was the perfect size to be. Kids will be reassured by this powerful message: No matter your age, you're always the best at being you!"--
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY KLISE
    Klise, Kate
    Stay A Girl, A Dog A Bucket List
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY KWAN
    Kwan, James
    How It Feels To Be A Boat
    "As a little boat's high seas adventures get underway, disagreeable passengers make her seasick. When she runs aground, will teamwork turn the tide?"--
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY LEGO
    Petranek, Michael
    Lord Garmadon, Evil Dad
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY LEGO
    Petranek, Michael
    High Tech Ninja Heroes
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY LEHRHAUPT
    Lehrhaupt, Adam
    Wordplay
    Learn about the parts of speech, as Noun and Verb contend to see which is the most important.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY MACLEAR
    Maclear, Kyo
    Yak And Dove
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY MCGHEE
    Mcghee, Holly M
    Come With Me
    Frightened by news of angry people around the world, a young girl gets her parents' help in learning to be compassionate and brave a little at a time.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY MENA
    Mena, Pato
    The Perfect Siesta
    Even though he has something urgent to do, a jaguar decides to take advantage of a cool breeze to take a nap, so he asks the coati to wake him in exactly ten minutes, but the coati decides to take a nap too and asks another animal to wake him.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY MIYANISHI
    Miyanishi, Tatsuya
    I Will Love You Forever
    A female Maiasaura finds a lost egg in the forest and decides to look after it with her own egg. Surprisingly, a baby tyrannosaurus hatches from the egg! The greathearted mother accepts and raises him as her own son, Heart. One day, Heart goes to pick berries and comes across another tyrannosaurus. Heart then makes a tough decision and leaves his family behind to discover who he really is. The fourth title in this series, "I Will Love You Forever" delivers a heartwarming story about adoption with vivid illustrations and endearlingly drawn characters.--Publisher.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY NABERHAUS
    Naberhaus, Sarvinder
    Blue Sky White Stars
    "A stirring poetic tribute to the beauty and wonder of America's symbols, history, landscape"--
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY NEUBECKER
    Neubecker, Robert
    Fall Is For School
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY NILSSON
    Nilsson, Ulf Eriksson Eva Ilt Beard Susan Trn
    Little Sister Rabbit Gets Lost
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY PAUL
    Paul, Miranda
    The Great Pasta Escape
    Various types of pasta have followed the rules since they were made but when the learn they are meant to be eaten, they plot how to escape the factory.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY PFISTER
    Pfister, Marcus
    Yiou Cant Win Them All, Rainbow Fish
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY RANSOM
    Ransom, Candice F
    Amanda Panda Quits Kindergarten
    When Amanda Panda's first day of kindergarten does not go according to plan, she decides to quit and join her older brother in the second grade.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY REYNOLDS
    Reynolds, Aaron
    Creepy Pair Of Underwear
    "A young rabbit is frightened by his underwear"--
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY SÍS
    Sis, Peter
    Robinson
    Robin and his friends are planning to dress up as pirates for their school's annual costume party, but instead his mother creates a Robinson Crusoe costume for him, and while the adults love it, his friends are less welcoming.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY SANDERS
    Sanders, Rob
    Rodzilla
    "A toddler causes Godzilla-like mayhem in the city of his playpen"--
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY SCHAEFER
    Schaefer, Carole Lexa
    The Childrens Garden Growing Food In The City
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY SONG
    Song, Mike
    Tea With Oliver
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY STEINBERG
    Steinberg, David
    King Louies Shoes
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY TUMA
    Tuma, Refe
    What The Dinosaurs Did At School
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY UNDERWOOD
    Underwood, Deborah
    Super Saurus Saves Kindergarten
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY WATKINS
    Watkins, Rowboat
    Pete With No Pants
    Pete does not like wearing pants, so he imagines himself as a boulder, or a squirrel, or maybe a cloud--just as long as he does not have to wear pants.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY WILLIAMSON
    Williamson, Sarah
    Where Are You
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J EASY YOUNG
    Young, Amy
    A New Friend For Sparkle
    When Lucy's friend Brock visits, Sparkle the "unicorn" is jealous until he and Brock discover a shared love of drumming and dancing.
    Children's Picturebook 


  • J FICTION LAREAU
    Lareau, Kara
    The Infamous Ratsos Are Not Afraid
    Children's Picturebook 

Concept Books – October Arrivals



  • J CONCEPT GOMI
    Gomi, Taro
    I Know Numbers
    Children's Concept Book 


  • J CONCEPT HESSELBERTH
    Hesselberth, Joyce
    Shape Shift
    "Round, curvy, pointy, or straight-shapes are all around us. With illustrations that highlight shapes in all their forms, this book reinforces the identification of circles, squares, crescents, diamonds, triangles, rectangles, trapezoids, and ovals while encouraging kids to pair shapes together to make new forms"--
    Children's Concept Book 


  • J CONCEPT MCDONNELL
    Mcdonnell, Patrick
    The Little Red Cat : Who Ran Away From Home And Learned His Abcs The Hard Way
    "In this nearly wordless alphabet book, a little red cat runs away and gets caught up in a wild chase that goes everywhere from A to Z and back home again"--
    Children's Concept Book 

Graphic Novels – September Arrivals



  • J GRAPHIC HALE
    Hale, Nathan
    Alamo All Stars
    Shares the Lone Star State's bloody fight for independence from the Mexican government and features the exploits of historical legends, Jim Bowie and Davy Crockett.
    Children's Graphic 


  • J GRAPHIC HATKE
    Hatke, Ben
    Mighty Jack And The Goblin King
    "Like a bolt from the blue, Jack's little sister Maddy is gone, carried into another realm by an ogre. When Jack and Lilly follow Maddy's captor through the portal, they are ready for anything except what they find waiting for them in the floating crossroads between worlds. Even the power of their magic plants may not be enough to get them back to earth alive. Alone and injured, Jack and Lilly must each face their own monsters as well as giants who grind the bones of human children to feed their "beast" and a fearsome goblin king in the sewers down below. But when Jack finds himself in a tough spot, help comes from the most unlikely person: the goblin king!".
    Children's Graphic 


  • J GRAPHIC HILLENBURG
    Hillenburg, Stephen
    Spongebob Comics Book 1 Silly Sea Stories
    Children's Graphic 


  • J GRAPHIC JAMIESON
    Jamieson, Victoria
    Alls Faire In Middle School
    Homeschooled by Renaissance Fair enthusiasts, eleven-year-old Imogene has a hard time fitting in when her wish to enroll in public school is granted.
    Children's Graphic 


  • J GRAPHIC PILKEY
    Pilkey, Dav
    Dog Man : A Tale Of Two Kitties
    Dog Man, the newest hero from the creator of Captain Underpants, hasn't always been a paws-itive addition to the police force. While he can muzzle miscreants, he tends to leave a slick of slobber in his wake! This time, Petey the cat's dragged in a tiny bit of trouble -- a double in the form of a super-cute kitten. Dog Man will have to work twice as hard to bust these furballs and remain top dog!
    Children's Graphic 


  • J GRAPHIC PONTI
    Ponti, Claude
    Adele In Sand Land : A Toon Book
    Adele sits down to play in the sandbox and embarks on a fantasy adventure involving a barefoot king, a cloud of fluffy chicks, and a dessert island.
    Children's Graphic 


  • J GRAPHIC SIEGEL
    Siegel, Mark
    5 Worlds. Book 1, The Sand Warrior.
    Five imperiled worlds will be rendered extinct unless five ancient and mysterious beacons can be lit in the wake of erupting wars during which three unlikely heroes make surprising discoveries about their homes and themselves.
    Children's Graphic 


  • J GRAPHIC TERRY
    Terry, Laura
    Graveyard Shakes
    Katia and Victoria are sisters and scholarship students at a private boarding school. While Victoria tries to fit in, Katia is unapologetic about her quirks, even though their classmates tease her. After a big fight, Katia runs away from school. And when Victoria goes looking for her, she accidentally tumbles into the underworld of a nearby graveyard. It's inhabited by ghosts and a man named Nikola, who's preparing a sinister spell that's missing one key ingredient.
    Children's Graphic 

Fiction – October Arrivals



  • J FICTION APPLEGATE
    Applegate, Katherine
    Wishtree
    An old red oak tree tells how he and his crow friend, Bongo, help their human neighbors get along after a threat against an immigrant family is carved into the tree's trunk.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION ARONSON
    Aronson, Sarah
    The Worst Fairy Godmother Ever
    Resolving to pass her fairy godmother training, Isabelle is given the daunting challenge of helping a non-royal "practice princess" who does not believe in fairy godmothers or happily ever-afters.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION ATKINS
    Atkins, Jeannine
    Finding Wonders : Three Girls Who Changed Science
    "A biographical novel in verse of three different girls in three different time periods who grew up to become groundbreaking scientists"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION AVI
    Avi
    The Player King
    In 1486 England, a penniless kitchen boy named Lambert Simnel is told by a mysterious friar that he, Lambert, is actually Prince Edward, the true King of England, setting him on a dangerous course to regain the throne. Based on a true story.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION BAPTISTE
    Baptiste, Tracey
    Rise Of The Jumbies
    Suspicion falls on half-jumbie Corinee when local children from her Caribbean island home begin to disappear, and she is forced to go deep into the ocean to seek the help of a dangerous jumbie who rules the waves.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION BOGLAR
    Boglar, Krystyna
    Clementine Loves Red
    When Mark, Annie, and Pudding find a little girl in distress in the forest saying she has lost someone named Clementine, they enlist their friends to help look for her and find that, amid a storm, they are not the only ones on the hunt.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION BRACKEN
    Bracken, Alexandra
    The Dreadful Tale Of Prosper Redding
    A modern New England boy must rid himself of the ancient demon inhabiting his body and break his family's curse.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION CAO
    Cao, Wenxuan
    Bronze And Sunflower
    Taken in by a poor family in a rural village after the death of her father, Sunflower bonds with the family's only child, Bronze, who has not spoken since being traumatized by a terrible fire.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION CHARMAN
    Charman, Katrina
    The Ember Stone
    Perodia is threatened by Thorn, a powerful vulture, who is using magic to spread a terrible darkness--but when a young owl named Tag, and his best friend, the squirrel Skyla, rescue a golden egg from Thorn's Tiger bats they may have found the key to Perodia's salvation: the last firehawk, guardian of the ember stone.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION CLEMENTS
    Clements, Andrew
    The Losers Club
    Alec, a sixth-grade bookworm always in trouble for reading instead of listening and participating in class, starts a book club, solely to have a place to read, and discovers that real life, although messy, can be as exciting as the stories in his favorite books.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION COLFER
    Colfer, Chris
    The Land Of Stories : An Authors Odyssey
    In order to end the Masked Man's literary army, the twins and their friends must enter Conner's short stories, where they find allies in unexpected places.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION COLFER
    Colfer, Chris
    Worlds Collide
    With all of the fairy tale characters occupying the same world, Conner and Alex face their biggest challenge to date of restoring order to the human and fairy tale realms.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION COTTER
    Cotter, Charis
    The Painting
    After her mother slips into a coma following a car accident, Annie finds herself falling into a painting of a lonely lighthouse, where she meets Claire.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION COWELL
    Cowell, Cressida
    The Wizards Of Once
    Young wizard prince Xar, who has no magic, and warrior princess Wish, an outcast, team up on an adventure that brings them to witches long believed to be extinct.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION CRONIN
    Cronin, Doreen
    Cyclone
    Riding the Cyclone, the world famous Coney Island rollercoaster was supposed to be the highlight of twelve-year-old Nora's summer, but right after they disembark, Nora's thirteen-year-old cousin Riley falls to the ground and into a coma that Nora thinks is her fault.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION CROWDER
    Crowder, Melanie
    Three Pennies
    Referring to the I-Ching and a trio of good-luck pennies whenever she is bounced to a new foster home, Marin finds herself in a place that feels like a forever home while trying to find her birth mother, before receiving unwelcome news.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION DAHL
    Dahl, Roald
    The Bfg
    The Big Friendly Giant is no ordinary bone-crunching giant. He is far too nice and it's lucky for Sophie that he is. If she had been carried off by any of the other giants she would have been breakfast. When Sophie hears that the giants are headed to England to steal some little children, she and the BFG decide they must stop them once and for all.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION DESTEFANO
    Destefano, Lauren
    The Girl With The Ghost Machine
    Neglected by her father who spends all of his time building a ghost machine to bring her mother back from the dead, twelve-year-old Emmaline decides that the only way to bring her father back will be to make the machine work, or destroy it forever.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION EULBERG
    Eulberg, Elizabeth
    The Great Shelby Holmes Meets Her Match
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION GAARDER
    Gaarder, Jostein
    Questions Asked
    "Follows a little boy traveling alone in an open landscape, asking questions about loss, love, friendship, language, magic, and what it means to be a human being"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION GIBBS
    Gibbs, Stuart
    Spy School Secret Service
    Thirteen-year-old Ben Ripley is assigned to protect the president from an assassination attempt in his first solo mission, but he may be in over his head.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION GLASER
    Glaser, Karina Yan
    The Vanderbeekers Of 141st Street
    Told that they will have to move out of their Harlem brownstone just after Christmas, the five Vanderbeeker children, ages four to twelve, decide to change their reclusive landlord's mind.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION GRABENSTEIN
    Grabenstein, Chris
    Mr Lemoncellos Great Library Race
    "Mr. Lemoncello holds a contest for his young friends where they must race to bring interesting facts back to his library"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION GRATZ
    Gratz, Alan
    Refugee
    Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connections that tie their stories together.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION HAUTMAN
    Hautman, Pete
    Slider
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION HAYDU
    Haydu, Corey Ann
    Someday Suitcase
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION HOLM
    Holm, Jennifer L
    Swing It, Sunny
    In the mid-1970s Sunny Lewin is back, star of her personal show, facing the prospect of Middle School, and dealing with the problems of her somewhat dysfunctional family -- in particular her older brother, Dale, who has been sent off to a military academy because of his delinquent behavior.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION HOLMES
    Holmes, Sara Lewis
    The Wolf Hour
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION HOLT
    Holt, K A
    Gnomeageddon
    "Buck discovers that the world in his favorite novels is real, and he must intervene in a war between gnomes and trolls"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION HORVATH
    Horvath, Polly
    The Night Garden
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION JOHNSON
    Johnson, Terry Lynn
    Falcon Wild
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION JOHNSON
    Johnson, Kij
    The River Bank : A Sequel To Kenneth Grahames The Wind In The Willows
    "In this delightful dive into the bygone world of Kenneth Grahame's The Wind in the Willows staunch Mole, sociable Water Rat, severe Badger, and troublesome and ebullient Toad of Toad Hall are joined by a young mole lady, Beryl, and her dear friend, Rabbit. There are adventures, kidnappings, lost letters, and family secrets-lavishly illustrated throughout by award-winning artist Kathleen Jennings. Praise for Kij Johnson: "The Fox Woman immediately sets the author in the front rank of today's novelists." -Lloyd Alex-ander "Johnson has a singular vision and I'm going to be borrowing (stealing) from her." -Sherman Alexie "Johnson's language is beautiful, her descriptions of setting visceral, and her characters compellingly drawn." -Publishers Weekly (starredre-view) "Johnson would fit quite comfortably on a shelf with Karen Russell, Erin Morgen-stern and others who hover in the simultaneous state of being both "literary" and "fantasy" writ-ers." -Shelf Awareness Kij Johnson's stories have won the Sturgeon,World Fantasy, and Nebula awards. She has taught writing and has worked at Dark Horse, Microsoft, and Real Networks. She has run bookstores, worked as a radio announcer and engineer, edited cryptic crosswords, and waitressed in a strip bar. Kathleen Jennings was raised on fairytales in western Queensland. She trained as a lawyer and filled the margins of her notes with pen-and-ink illustrations. She has been nominated for the World Fantasy award and has received several Ditmar Awards. She lives in Brisbane, Australia"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION KENDALL
    Kendall, Jodi Campion Pascal Ilt
    The Unlikely Story Of A Pig In The City
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION LAFLEUR
    Lafleur, Suzanne M
    Threads Of Blue
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION LEGO
    Rusu, Meredith
    The New Ninja
    Now that Nya's a full-fledged ninja, she learns that teamwork may be the most powerful force against evil.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION LEGO
    Rusu, Meredith
    Legend Of The Brown Ninja
    When one of his publicity stunts to help his friends take advantage of having defeated the Preeminent goes wrong, Dareth, the Brown Ninja, finds himself in trouble and surrounded by angry warriors.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION LEGO
    Rusu, Meredith
    Pythors Revenge
    "Pythor P. Chumsworth, the last of the Anacondrai, has shed his skin many times. The ninja have defeated him over and over again, but somehow Pythor always manages to bounce back. When Pythor hears about the BorgWatch--a top secret new invention from Dr. Cyrus Borg--he sees an opportunity to best the ninja in a new and different way. He swipes part of the BorgWatch from under their noses and threatens to reveal it on TV. Catching Pythor should be a simple task for six Masters of Spinjitsu, right? But Pythor is as slippery as a, er, snake. Can the ninja stop their longtime enemy before he slithers his way into the spotlight?"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION LEVINE
    Levine, Gail Carson
    The Lost Kingdom Of Bamarre
    When visited by a fairy, fifteen-year-old Peregrine learns she is not Latki-born, so she begins to free her people from tyranny, even if it means fighting monsters--both magical and human.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION LYSIAK
    Lysiak, Hilde
    Hero Dog
    Nine-year-old Hilde Lysiak is an aspiring reporter with her own newspaper, the Orange Street News, and she is investigating break-ins and missing baked goods--and with the help of Zeus, a little dog with a big bark, she intends to track down the thief whois trying to steal a win in the Bake-Off Bonanza, one of Selinsgrove's biggest events.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION MILFORD
    Milford, Kate
    Ghosts Of Greenglass House
    "Twelve-year-old Milo is stuck spending the winter holidays in a house full of strange guests who are not what they seem-again! He will have to work with friends old and new to uncover clues in search of a mysterious map and a famous smuggler's lost haul"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION MONTALBANO
    Montalbano, Andrea
    Caught Offside
    Val feels left out when her soccer teammates focus on boys rather than soccer, and when Jessie tries to push her out she considers leaving the Brookville Breakers.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION MORRIS
    Morris, Chad
    Mustaches For Maddie
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION MULL
    Mull, Brandon
    Death Weavers
    Cole and his friends finally reach the fourth of the five kingdoms, Necronum, land of the dead, where they confront unexpected dangers and meet new allies.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION O'BRIEN
    Obrien, Anne Sibley
    In The Shadow Of The Sun
    Twelve-year-old Mia is on a five-day tour of North Korea with her older brother, Simon, and their father, Mark, an food aide worker, but she is scared because her father keeps sneaking off at night, and terrified that her brother's sullen, rebellious behavior (which has absolutely nothing to do with the Koreans) is going to get them in trouble--and things get much worse when she is pulled into a deadly political game that seeks to expose North Korean atrocities, and her father is arrested.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION OGBURN
    Ogburn, Jacqueline K
    The Unicorn In The Barn
    Fifth-grader Eric's life transforms when he encounters a unicorn in the woods around Chinaberry Creek and discovers a special veterinary clinic that cares for "supernatural exotic patients."
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION PHILBRICK
    Philbrick, W R
    Who Killed Darius Drake : A Mystery
    Arthur Bash is the school thug-for-hire (paid in candy bars), mostly because he just looks the part, so when orphan Darius Drake offers him three candy bars to accompany him to the run-down Stompanado Housing Complex, and just look menacing, he agrees--and soon finds himself deep in a mystery involving Darius' estranged grandfather, the lost Dunbar Diamonds, and the villainous Jasper Jones.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION REYNOLDS
    Reynolds, Jason
    Patina
    "A newbie to the track team, Patina "Patty" Jones must learn to rely on her family and teammates as she tries to outrun her personal demons"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION SAVAGE
    Savage, J Scott
    Embers Of Destruction
    "Trenton, Kallista, and their friends from Discovery trace the origins of the dragons to San Francisco where they must battle a powerful white dragon in order to save the city and everyone who lives there"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION STONE
    Stone, Tamara Ireland
    Clickd
    "After spending the summer at coding camp, Allie Navarro is excited to share the app she built with her friends, until it starts to cause problems between them"--
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION SUTHERLAND
    Sutherland, Tui
    Darkness Of Dragons
    When a young NightWing has the first prophecy in generations of the end of Pyrrhia, five young dragons are tasked with saving the world.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION THOMPSON
    Thompson, Gare
    Mount St Helens 1980 : Fiery Eruption
    Wendy and Alex are exploring Mount St. Helens when suddenly the volcano erupts and that realize they must work together if they hope to save others as well as themselves.
    Children's Fiction 


  • J FICTION THOMPSON
    Thompson, Gare
    Underground Railroad 1854 : Perilous Journey
    Children's Fiction 

Biography – October Arrivals



  • J BIO ANGELOU
    Kaiser, Lisbeth
    Maya Angelou
    "Maya Angelou spent much of her childhood in Stamps, Arkansas. After a traumatic event at age eight, she stopped speaking for five years. However, Maya rediscovered her voice through wonderful books, and went on to become one of the world's most beloved writers and speakers. This inspiring story of her life features a facts and photos section at the back."--Page 4 of cover.
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO BLAIR
    Tourville, Jacqueline
    Pocket Full Of Colors The Magical World Of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordinaire
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO CROWTHER
    Rinaldi, Tom
    The Red Bandanna Young Readers Adaptation
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO GINSBURG
    Winter, Jonah
    Ruth Bader Ginsburg The Case Of R B G Vs Inequality
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO HADID
    Winter, Jeanette
    The World Is Not A Rectangle A Portrait Of Architect Zaha Hadid
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO HERNANDEZ
    Tonatiuh, Duncan
    Danza Amalia Hernandez And Mexicos Folkloric Ballet
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO KAHLO
    Brown, Monica
    Frida Kahlo And Her Animalitos
    "Chronicles Frida's life -- from her childhood to her rise as one of the world's most influential painters -- capturing the beauty and strength of Frida's creative spirit, which carried her through tragedy and triumph, and the animals that inspired her along the way." -- Book jacket.
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO LUTHER
    Roth Beck, Meike
    The Life And Times Of Martin Luther
    This sophisticated book commemorates the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation by examining the details of Martin Luther's life and his lasting legacy.
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO NEWTON
    Lasky, Kathryn
    Newtons Rainbow : The Revolutionary Discoveries Of A Young Scientist
    "A picture-book biography of young Isaac Newton, who "discovered" gravity, developed calculus, and uncovered the secrets of light and color"--
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO PICKERSGILL
    Fulton, Kristen
    Long May She Wave : The True Story Of Caroline Pickersgill And Her Star Spangled Creation
    "Discover the story of the girl who sewed the American flag that inspired the lyrics of the National Anthem in this beautifully illustrated celebration of our country's iconic symbol for freedom. Caroline Pickersgill came from a family of the best flag makers in Baltimore. She and her family proudly stitched the grand flag that gallantly whipped in the wind over Fort McHenry. But when the British attacked Baltimore on September 12, 1814, would those broad stripes and bright stars still wave strong? Would America still be free and remain the home of the brave?"--Goodreads.com
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO SCHOMBURG
    Weatherford, Carole Boston
    Schomburg The Man Who Built A Library
    Children's Biography 


  • J BIO YOUSAFZAI
    Yousafzai, Malala
    Malalas Magic Pencil
    The author presents her story and life philosophy, describing how she wished for a magic pencil that she would use to fix the world's problems, and how she realized that even if she never found the pencil, she could still have a positive impact.
    Children's Biography 

Nonfiction – October Arrivals



  • J 005.1 SCOTT
    Scott, Marc
    A Beginners Guide To Coding
    Ever wondered how to make your computer do what you want it to? If so, then it is time to get coding! A Beginner's Guide to Coding is an easy-to-follow guide to the basics of coding, using the free programming languages of Scratch and Python. These step-by-step projects will have you talking to your own chatbot or making your own computer games in no time. Accessible, engaging and fun, this book is bursting with eye-catching illustrations and fantastic projects to introduce you to the world of coding.
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 130 CLAYBOURNE
    Claybourne, Anna
    Dont Read This Book Before Bed : Thrills Chills And Hauntingly True Stories
    Presents true stories about real-life monsters, doomed domains, and strange disappearances, many attributed to ghosts and other supernatural encounters.
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 292.13 FAJARDO
    Fajardo, Anika
    Hercules And His 12 Labors : An Interactive Mythological Adventure
    "Interactive adventures about the mythical Greek hero Hercules and his 12 labors in You Choose format"--
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 292.13 HOENA
    Hoena, B A
    Epic Adventures Of Odysseus : An Interactive Mythological Adventure
    "Interactive adventures about the mythical Greek hero Odysseus in You Choose format"--
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 361.7 CERONE
    Cerone, Lulu
    Philanthroparties : A Party Planning Guide For Kids Who Want To Give Back
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 388.4 GERTSBERG
    Gertsberg, Inna
    The Way Downtown : Adventures In Public Transit
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 507.8 FELIX
    Felix, Rebecca
    Mini Science Fun
    "Young science enthusiasts will love testing and creating these shrunken-down science experiments, making each project as entertaining as it is educational."--
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 513 ADLER
    Adler, David A
    Lets Estimate : A Book About Estimating And Rounding Numbers
    "This introduction to the mathematical estimating and rounding explains the difference between the two, their uses, and gives directions for estimating and rounding."--
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 513.21 ADLER
    Adler, David A
    Place Value
    "The mathematical concept of place value is explained using a place value chart, descriptions of how money is notated, and humorous examples from a recipe that a group of monkeys is using to make a gigantic banana muffin."--
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 513.211 ADLER
    Adler, David A
    Money Math : Addition And Subtraction
    Children's Nonfiction 



  • J 577.4 BERNHARDT
    Bernhardt, Carolyn
    Super Simple Grassland Projects : Fun & Easy Animal Environment Activities
    Presents facts about the grassland habitat and provides instructions for six grassland-related crafts.
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 591.47 DENNIS
    Dennis, Sarah Hutchinson Sam
    Animal Camouflage : Search And Find
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 595.799 SOCHA
    Socha, Piotr
    Bees : A Honeyed History
    "One part science, one part cultural history, and countless parts fascination, Bees celebrates the important role that these intriguing insects have played in our ecosystem throughout the ages. From Athena to Alexander the Great and from Egypt to Ethiopia, Bees explores different methods of beekeeping and uncovers the debt that humans owe this vital species. With beautifully accessible illustrations depicting everything from bee anatomy to the essentials of honey making, readers will be captivated by the endless wonders of this seemingly small speck of the animal kingdom."--
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 597.3 SHARKS
    Dorling Kindersley, Inc Cor
    Sharks And Other Sea Creatures
    Presents information on sharks and marine animals, and includes such craft projects as an egg carton ocean, an octopus maze, and a puffer fish painting.
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 599.775 KALMAN
    Kalman, Bobbie
    Fox Family Adventures
    "Students will love learning about the way of life of foxes and the challenges they face as babies and adults. There are gray foxes, arctic foxes, fennec foxes, cape foxes, swift foxes, kit foxes, and red foxes. An exciting narrative format supported by fun facts, questions, and activities, tells the story of a red fox family. Found all over the planet, red fox families start with the birth of four to six kits. Born in a den, the baby foxes leave the den with their mothers after two to three weeks and start to play, pounce, and hunt. What adventures will they have? Will they meet some other animals along the way? Readers will love these adorable animals and learn to write their own stories about them."--
    Children's Nonfiction 



  • J 702.8 BOLDT
    Boldt, Claudia
    Think And Make Like An Artist
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 745.5 CARLSON
    Carlson, Laurie M
    Knit, Hook And Spin : A Kids Activity Guide To Fiber Arts And Crafts
    "Dive into the wonderful and creative world of fiber arts and crafts with this easy-to-follow activity book packed with over 70 projects across a variety of fiber arts including knitting, felting, knotting and braiding, spinning, weaving, crocheting, and dyeing. Clear instructions and illustrations guide you in creating these cute, useful crafts. Learn to: felt a handy bag, braid a small rug, weave a colorful tapestry, knit comfy slippers, crochet an eye-catching belt, make and use natural dyes, repurpose old clothing, and much more! Along the way you'll learn fascinating fiber facts and history, such as how Viking ships' woolen sails were made, the history of rope bridges, how artists in Japan craft giant straw sculptures, and much more. Fun for younger kids to explore with a caregive or older kids to work through alone, Knit, Hook, and Spin belongs in any craft-loving kid's home or classroom."-- Page [4] of cover.
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 745.54 WESTING
    Westing, Jemma
    Out Of The Box
    "Recycle household cardboard into incredible art projects that you can wear, share, and play with. Learn how to build and decorate more than 25 amazing creations, including costumes and castles, gifts and games, puppets and pirate ships"--
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 794.8 MINECRAFT
    Miller, John
    Unofficial Minecraft Lab For Kids : Family Friendly Projects For Exploring And Teaching Math Science History And Culture Through Creative Building
    "Includes a variety of creative exercises that explore the game's aspects and use them to teach fun, educational lessons. Begin the book by brushing up on some common Minecraft language and examining each of the four game modes: survival, creative, adventure, and spectator. Then, use this knowledge to venture off onto the six different quests that encourage child and adult participation. These "gamified" labs will allow your child to earn stickers and badges as rewards as they complete quests. You'll learn how to screencast and narrate your own videos to share with family and friends"--Publisher's description.
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 940.4 BARTON
    Barton, Chris
    Dazzle Ships World War I And The Art Of Confusion
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 954.01 SHIN
    Shin, Hye Eun
    The Warli People
    Introduces the Warli people, discussing their history, traditions, and daily life.
    Children's Nonfiction 


  • J 974.7 EGGERS
    Eggers, Dave
    Her Right Foot
    If you had to name a statue, any statue, odds are good you'd mention the Statue of Liberty. Have you seen her? She's in New York. She's holding a torch. And she's in mid-stride, moving forward. But why? In this fun take on nonfiction, Dave Eggers and Shawn Harris investigate a seemingly small trait of America's most emblematic statue. What they find is about more than history, more than art. What they find in the Statue of Liberty's right foot is the powerful message of acceptance that is essential to an entire country's creation.
    Children's Nonfiction 

Parent-Teacher Books – October Arrivals

DVDs – October Arrivals



  • CHILD DVD 590 WILD
    Wild Kratts, Wild Reptiles.
    Using their Creature Power Suits the Wild Kratts showcase a rare wildlife moment filled with villains, daring resues, and lots of comedy in the four adventures.
    Children's DVD 


  • CHILD DVD 590 WILD
    Wild Kratts, Panda Monium.
    While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts gets stranded in China without power to any of their vehicles. They must figure out how to 'power up' in time to help save the pandas, who are being turned into roboticized stuffed toys by the nefarious villain, Zach Varmitech. An 'ancient panda secret' just might lead to the creature power that will restart their engines and save the pandas.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD FEATURE AMAZING
    Amazing Trains
    Follow ChooChoo and his pals as they take an educational adventure through the history of trains from steam engines to modern TGVs.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD FEATURE BAMBI
    Bambi : Signature Collection
    The story of a young deer growing up in the forest.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD FEATURE BOSS
    The Boss Baby
    It is a hilariously universal story about how a new baby's arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator, a wildly imaginative seven-year-old named Tim. With a sly, heart-filled message about the importance of family, it is an authentic and broadly appealing original comedy for all ages.
    Children's DVD 
    Adult DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD FEATURE HORSE
    The Horse Dancer
    A group of girls at Black River Horse Camp start a horse dancing team to raise money to save their camp.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD FEATURE JUNGLE
    Mcnamara, William
    Jungle Tales
    A brave, young koati leads the animals of the jungle in a fight against a monster that is destroying their home.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD FEATURE LEGO
    The Lego Batman Movie
    In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble, LEGO Batman, stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from the Joker's hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others, and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD FEATURE SPARK
    Spark : A Space Tail
    Thirteen years ago, the power-mad General Zhong seized control of Planet Bana, tearing it to pieces in the process. Enter Spark and his friends, Chunk and Vix, who learn of Zhong's plan to take over the universe. If Zhong is able to harness the power of an ancient beast known as the Kraken, he will have history's deadliest weapon at his fingertips. And it's up to Spark and his friends to stop him.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD TV BOB
    Artist Not Provided
    Bob The Builder, Yes We Can.
    Bob and his partner Wendy work with a variety of machines in the construction yard.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD TV PEG
    Negrin, Hayley Faith
    Peg + Cat, Peg And Cat Save The World.
    Peg and Cat are invited to the White House to help interpret strange signals coming from space.
    Children's DVD 


  • RENTAL CHILD DVD TV SESAME
    Sesame Street, Monster Magic.
    This latest video release from the perennially popular Sesame Street series includes two educational stories, Tribute to the Number Seven and Abby Tries and Tries Again.
    Children's DVD