Children’s Room New Arrivals

Board and Holiday Books – May Arrivals

 



 


    • J JEWISH HOLIDAY PURIM BOARD NEWMAN
      Newman, Tracy.
      Purim Is Coming!
      ISBN:9781512408270

Picture Books – May Arrivals

    • J EASY ASHMAN
      Ashman, Linda.
      William’s winter nap
      Summary:“A cozy winter bedtime story, featuring a boy and animal characters, that touches on the concept of hibernation”–
      ISBN:1484722825, 9781484722824



    • J EASY BATES
      Bates, Amy June
      The big umbrella
      Summary:A spacious umbrella welcomes anyone and everyone who needs shelter from the rain.
      ISBN:1534406581, 9781534406582



    • J EASY BERNSTEIN
      Bernstein, Galia
      I Am a Cat
      ISBN:1419726439, 9781419726439





    • J EASY CORDELL
      Cordell, Matthew
      Wolf in the snow
      Summary:When a wolf cub and little girl are lost in a snowstorm they must find their way home.
      ISBN:1250076366, 9781250076366



    • J EASY DAVIES
      Davies, Nicola
      The pond
      Summary:A young boy and his family are trying to overcome the loss of his father. The natural world becomes part of the healing process —
      ISBN:1912050706, 9781912050703



    • J EASY DE LA PENA
      de la Pena, Matt
      Love
      Summary:Illustrations and easy-to-read text celebrate the bonds of love that connect us all.
      ISBN:1524740918, 9781524740917, 9781524740924, 9781524740931, 9781524740948



    • J EASY DIAZ
      Díaz, Junot
      Islandborn
      Summary:“Lola was just a baby when her family left the Island, so when she has to draw it for a school assignment, she asks her family, friends, and neighbors about their memories of her homeland…and in the process, comes up with a new way of understanding her own heritage”–
      ISBN:0735229864, 9780735229860



    • J EASY DIECKMANN
      Dieckmann, Sandra
      Leaf
      ISBN:1911171313, 9781911171317



    • J EASY DOERRFELD
      Doerrfeld, Cori
      The rabbit listened
      Summary:“When Taylor’s block castle is destroyed, all the animals think they know just what to do, but only the rabbit quietly listens to how Taylor is feeling”–
      ISBN:073522935X, 9780735229358



    • J EASY DYCKMAN
      Dyckman, Ame
      Read the book, lemmings!
      Summary:A literate fox attempts to teach a trio of overzealous lemmings to read in order to save them from their habit of jumping off cliffs.
      ISBN:031634348X, 9780316343480







    • J EASY HONG
      Hong, Nari
      Days with Dad
      Summary:A young girl and her wheelchair-bound father share many special moments because she treasures all they can do together, although he apologizes for not being able to do more.
      ISBN:1592702333, 9781592702336



    • J EASY JACKSON
      Jackson, Richard
      Snow Scene
      ISBN:1626726809, 9781626726802







    • J EASY KOKIAS
      Kokias, Kerri
      Snow Sisters!
      ISBN:1101938838, 9781101938836



    • J EASY LADEN
      Laden, Nina
      Yellow kayak
      Summary:“A child and his beloved giraffe go on a grand sea adventure”–
      ISBN:1534401946, 9781534401945, 9781534401952



    • J EASY MACLEAR
      Maclear, Kyo
      Flo
      Summary:While the other pandas try to rush her from one activity to another, Flo enjoys relaxing, stopping to smell the roses, and really seeing the world around her.
      ISBN:9780374305260







    • J EASY PERKINS
      Perkins, Useni Eugene
      Hey Black Child
      ISBN:0316360309, 9780316360302





    • J EASY SIERRA
      Sierra, Judy
      The great dictionary caper
      Summary:When the words in the dictionary get bored and leave to attend a convention in Hollyword, it is up to Noah Webster to restore (alphabetical) order.
      ISBN:1481480049, 9781481480048, 9781481480055



    • J EASY SLACK
      Slack, Michael H.
      Bunny built
      Summary:LaRue is the handiest rabbit in Westmore Oaks, and when he grows an enormous carrot, he uses it to help his neighbors.
      ISBN:9781627792707



    • J EASY YELCHIN
      Yelchin, Eugene.
      Pip & pup
      ISBN:978162779394

 

 

Reader Books – May Arrivals

 



    • J READER KANN
      Kann, Victoria
      Pinkalicious at the fair
      Summary:When she and Molly are ready to go to the fair, Pinkalicious worries that she won’t have a good time because she can’t seem to find her unicorn, Goldie.
      ISBN:0062566911, 0062566946, 9780062566911, 9780062566942



    • J READER LIBERTS
      Weinberg, Jennifer
      Go, go, trucks!
      Summary:Two siblings spot a variety of trucks, play with toy trucks, and watch monster trucks at a state fair.
      ISBN:039954951X, 0399549528, 9780399549519, 9780399549526



    • J READER SHARMAT
      Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman
      Nate the Great and the wandering word
      Summary:“Nate the Great helps his friend Esmeralda find the word she wrote down that was going to be the name of the upcoming pet concert, before it’s too late”–
      ISBN:1524765449, 1524765457, 9781524765446, 9781524765453



    • J READER STAR WARS
      Last, Shari
      Star wars : rebel heroes
      Summary:Introduces the rebels and members of the Resistance, including Poe Dameron, Princess Leia, Rey, Luke Skywalker, and Han Solo.
      ISBN:1465455825, 1465455833, 1518235395, 9781465455826, 9781465455833, 9781518235399




Graphic Novels – May Arrivals


    • J GRAPHIC MCDONNELL
      McDonnell, Patrick
      The Mutts spring diaries
      Summary:Collects Mutts comic strips featuring the winter adventures of Earl, Mooch, and their animal friends.
      ISBN:1449485146, 9781449485146



    • J GRAPHIC O’CONNOR
      O’Connor, George
      Artemis : wild goddess of the hunt
      Summary:Retells in graphic novel format the stories from Greek mythology featuring Artemis, goddess of the hunt.
      ISBN:1626725217, 1626725225, 9781626725218, 9781626725225













 

 

Fiction – May Arrivals

 



    • J FICTION BROWN, PETER
      Brown, Peter
      The wild robot escapes
      Summary:After being captured by the Recons and returned to civilization for reprogramming, Roz is sent to Hilltop Farm where she befriends her owner’s family and animals, but pines for her son, Brightbill.
      ISBN:0316382043, 9780316382045, 9780316475181, 9780316510288











    • J FICTION FAGAN, CARY
      Fagan, Cary
      Wolfie & Fly : band on the run
      Summary:Wolfie reluctantly joins Fly’s one-man band for the school talent show, and the pair use their imagination to become superstars.
      ISBN:1101918233, 9781101918234



    • J FICTION GEORGE
      George, K.
      A true home
      Summary:Mona the mouse is precisely the maid they need at the grandest hotel in Fernwood Forest, where animals come from far and wide for safety, luxury, and comfort.
      ISBN:1484731611, 1484746384, 9781484731611, 9781484746387



    • J FICTION GEORGE
      George, Kallie
      The greatest gift
      Summary:The peaceful winter that Mona the mouse expected at the Heartwood Hotel is disturbed by a difficult guest, food shortages caused by a huge blizzard, and secrets.
      ISBN:0606399674, 9780606399678



    • J FICTION GUTERSON
      Guterson, Ben
      Winterhouse
      ISBN:1250123887, 9781250123886





    • J FICTION KELLY
      Kelly, Erin Entrada
      You go first
      Summary:Charlotte, twelve, and Ben, eleven, are highly-skilled competitors at online Scrabble and that connection helps both as they face family issues and the turmoil of middle school.
      ISBN:0062414186, 9780062414182





    • J FICTION MERIANO
      Meriano, Anna
      A dash of trouble
      Summary:Wanting to be a part of her family’s Dia de los Muertos preparations, Leonora sneaks out of school to discover her mother, aunt, and older sisters have been keeping a secret.
      ISBN:0062498460, 9780062498465



    • J FICTION MULL
      Mull, Brandon
      Time Jumpers
      ISBN:1442497122, 9781442497122



    • J FICTION MURDOCK
      Murdock, Catherine Gilbert
      The book of Boy
      Summary:In 1350, a boy with a large hump on his back becomes the servant of a shadowy pilgrim on his way to Rome, who pulls the boy into a dangerous expedition across Europe to gather the seven precious relics of Saint Peter.
      ISBN:0062686208, 9780062686206





    • J FICTION PEARCE
      Pearce, Jackson
      Ellie, engineer
      Summary:When Ellie, who loves to invent and build things, decides to build a doghouse as a gift, she needs to get past the boys-against-the-girls neighborhood feud and ask for help.
      ISBN:1681195194, 9781681195193





    • J FICTION RIORDAN
      Riordan, Rick
      The burning maze
      Summary:The Greek god Apollo, cast down to earth as the ungifted human teenager Lester Papadopoulos, and his demigod friends must go through the Labyrinth to find the third emperor–and an Oracle who speaks in word puzzles–somewhere in the American Southwest.
      ISBN:1484746430, 9781484746431





    • J FICTION SENZAI
      Senzai, N. H.
      Escape from Aleppo
      Summary:After Nadia is separated from her family while fleeing the civil war, she spends the next four days with a mysterious old man who helps her navigate the checkpoints and snipers of the rebel, ISIS, and Syrian armies that are littering Aleppo on her way to meeting her father at the Turkish border.
      ISBN:1481472178, 9781481472173, 9781481472197



    • J FICTION SMITH
      Smith, Ronald L.
      The young prince
      Summary:T’Challa is training to inherit Wakanda, a technologically-advanced African kingdom ruled by his father, when he is unexpectedly sent to a Chicago public school with his best friend where he encounters an ancient evil that he must destroy.
      ISBN:1484787641, 9781484787649





    • J FICTION STILTON
      Stilton, Thea
      Thea Stilton and the Niagara splash
      Summary:When a member of their group goes missing, the Thea sisters head to Niagara Falls to find him.
      ISBN:1338215280, 9781338215281







    • J FICTION YEE
      Yee, Wong Herbert
      Hammy and Gerbee : mummies at the museum
      Summary:When best friends Hammy and Gerbee join their class on a field trip to the science museum, they find their own fun–and trouble–along the way.
      ISBN:1549019007, 978154901900

 

 

Biographies – May Arrivals

 

 

    • J BIO CLARK
      Felix, Rebecca
      Eugenie Clark
      Summary:“All animals deserve safety. But sometimes they are mistreated and misunderstood. In this Eugenie Clark book, kids will follow her on her journey to become an undersea expert. From shark diving to discovering new fish, Clark taught about ocean conservation and protecting shark habitats. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning Principles.”–Publisher’s website.
      ISBN:1680784323, 9781680784329



    • J BIO GANDHI
      Meltzer, Brad
      I am Gandhi
      Summary:This book tells the story of how Gandhi used the principles of nonviolent resistance and civil disobedience to fight discrimination against Indians in South Africa and to end British rule in India. Like the series biography of Martin Luther King, Jr., Gandhi’s story focuses on his peaceful heroism in the struggle for civil rights and social change.
      ISBN:0735228701, 9780735228702



    • J BIO GOODALL
      Felix, Rebecca
      Jane Goodall
      Summary:“All animals deserve safety. But sometimes they are mistreated and misunderstood.Jane Goodall studies chimpanzees and works to protect their habitats. Look inside to follow Goodall on her journey to become a primate expert”–P. [4] of cover.
      ISBN:1680784331, 9781680784336



    • J BIO GRANDIN
      Felix, Rebecca
      Temple Grandin
      Summary:“All animals deserve safety. But sometimes they are mistreated and misunderstood. In this Temple Grandin book, kids will follow her on her journey to become a livestock expert. From having autism to becoming a scientist and inventing a “squeeze machine”, Grandin works to improve the treatment of cows, sheep, and other farm animals. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning Principles.”–
      ISBN:168078434X, 9781680784343



    • J BIO HANNA
      Kukla, Lauren
      Jack Hanna
      Summary:“All animals deserve safety. But sometimes they are mistreated and misunderstood. Jack Hanna improves conditions for zoo animals. He teaches the world about wildlife and protects their habitats. Look inside to follow Hanna on his journey to become an animal expert. Then explore the rest of the Awesome Animal Heroes series to meet other animal champions who dedicated their lives to making a difference.”–
      ISBN:1680784358, 9781680784350



    • J BIO IRWIN
      Felix, Rebecca.
      Steve Irwin
      ISBN:9781680784367, 9781680797893



    • J BIO MILLAN
      Kukla, Lauren
      Cesar Millan
      Summary:“All animals deserve safety. But sometimes they are mistreated and misunderstood. In this Cesar Millan book, kids will follow him on his journey to become an expert dog trainer. From his TV show The Dog Whisperer to starting his PACK Project foundation, Millan works to improve the lives of dogs around the world. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning Principles.”–
      ISBN:1680784374, 9781680784374, 9781680797909

 

Nonfiction – May Arrivals

 















    • J 621.381 THOMAS
      Thomas, AnnMarie P.
      Building squishy circuits
      Summary:Through simple text written to foster creativity and problem solving, students will learn about building squishy circuits.
      ISBN:1634726901, 1634727231, 9781634726900, 9781634727235, 9781634727563































    • J 796.332 MYERS
      Myers, Jess
      NFL’s Top 10 coaches
      Summary:Find out more about the best coaches in NFL history. The title features informative sidebars, honorable mentions, a glossary, and further resources.
      ISBN:153211138X, 9781532111389





    • J 823 HARRY
      Harry Potter : a journey through A history of magic.
      Summary:Complementing the British Library exhibit, provides an overview of the Hogwarts curriculum, covering thousands of years of magic history and displaying artifacts released from the Library’s archives, previously-unseen materials, and items from throughout the world.,”As the British Library unveils a very special new exhibition in the UK, Harry Potter: A History of Magic, readers everywhere are invited on an enchanting journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, from Care of Magical Creatures and Herbology to Defense Against the Dark Arts, Astronomy, and more in this book uncovering thousands of years of magical history. Prepare to be amazed by artifacts released from the archives of the British Library, unseen sketches and manuscript pages from J.K. Rowling, and incredible illustrations from artist Jim Kay. Discover the truth behind the origins of the Philosopher’s Stone, monstrous dragons, and troublesome trolls; examine real-life wands and find out what actually makes a mandrake scream; pore over remarkable pages from da Vinci’s notebook; and discover the oldest atlas of the night sky. Carefully curated by the British Library and full of extraordinary treasures from all over the world, this is an unforgettable journey exploring the history of the magic at the heart of the Harry Potter stories.”–Cover flap.
      ISBN:1338267108, 1544403771, 9781338267105, 9781544403779

 

 

Launchpads – May Arrivals

 





  • J LAUNCHPAD SCHOOL OF (Marblehead pickup only)
    School of fish!.
    Summary:“Learning is a splash as children join their underwater buddies in games, stories and puzzles that teach subjects from reading to writing and art! Solve puzzles ; Learn to think critically ; Explore reading and writing; Learn values including bravery, honesty and compassion”–
    ISBN:1509430296, 9781509430291



  • J LAUNCHPAD TAKE THE (Marblehead pickup only)
    Take the Cake!
    ISBN:9781509444335