Children’s Room New Arrivals

Reader Books – March New Arrivals

 

    • J READER SNYDER
      Snyder, Laurel
      Charlie & Mouse & Grumpy
      Summary:Brothers Charlie and Mouse enjoy a special visit from Grumpy.



    • 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.



    • J READER STAR WARS
      Millici, Nate
      Han and the rebel rescue
      Summary:Han Solo and Chewbacca must evade Imperial stormtroopers and dodge dangerous bounty hunters to rescue a stranded rebel spy.



    • J READER STAR WARS
      Millici, Nate
      The fight in the forest
      Summary:Rey learns that she has the power of the force when she engages in a light saber battle against Kylo Ren in the forest.





    • J READER STAR WARS
      Stock, Lisa
      Rey to the rescue!
      Summary:Introduces Rey, a heroine from “Star Wars, The Force Awakens,” discussing her life on Jakku, her fighting and piloting skills, and her friends and enemies.

Picture Books – March New Arrivals

 

    • J EASY BANG
      Bang, Molly
      When Sophie thinks she can’t…
      Summary:Sophie is discourgaged because she always struggles with math and puzzles–until her teacher shows her the hidden value of “try” and “yet.”





    • J EASY BRITT
      Britt, Paige
      Why am I me?
      Summary:In a poetic, philosophical exchange, two children of different races ask themselves why they are who and what they are, and speculate on how they could be different.





    • J EASY GERSTEIN
      Gerstein, Mordicai
      The boy and the whale
      Summary:Abelardo defies his father’s instructions and sets out to free a whale caught in their tangled fishing net.



    • J EASY GILANI
      Gilani-Williams, Fawzia
      Yaffa and Fatima : shalom, salaam
      Summary:“Yaffa and Fatima live on neighboring date farms. When very little rain leads to a poor harvest, both women go to extra measures to make sure that their neighbor doesn’t go hungry”–





    • J EASY HUANG
      Huang, Rebecca
      Bobo & the new baby
      Summary:When his owners bring a baby home, Bobo the dog competes for attention.



    • J EASY HUDSON
      Hudson, Katy
      A loud winter’s nap
      Summary:Unmoved by his friends’ attempts draw him out with singing classes and snowball fights, Tortoise tries to settle down for his annual winter nap and instead stumbles into a wonderfully icy experience.



    • J EASY KIM
      Kim, Jean (Children’s author)
      Rabbit moon
      Summary:In rhyming text, Rabbit comes out to play with his friends in the moonlight.













    • J EASY SCANLON
      Scanlon, Elizabeth Garton
      Kate, who tamed the wind
      Summary:A young girl finds a way to tame the winds besieging an old man who lives on a hill above her village.



 

Graphic Novels – March Arrivals

 

 



    • J GRAPHIC GALLIGAN
      Galligan, Gale
      Dawn and the impossible three : a graphic novel
      Summary:“Dawn Schafer is the newest member of The Baby-sitters Club. Even though she’s still adjusting to life in Stoneybrook after moving from sunny California, she’s eager to accept her first big job. But taking care of the three Barrett kids would be too much for any baby-sitter. The house is always a mess, the kids are out of control, and Mrs. Barrett never does any of the things she promises. On top of all that, Dawn wants to fit in with the other members of the BSC, but she can’t figure out how to get along with Kristy. Was joining The Baby-sitters Club a mistake?”–Back cover.



    • J GRAPHIC LINIERS
      Liniers
      Good night, Planet : a Toon book
      Summary:“After being played with all day, Planet, a friendly stuffed animal, comes to life at night and goes on a moonlit adventure with a dog and a mouse”–



    • J GRAPHIC PEIRCE
      Peirce, Lincoln.
      Big Nate : a good old-fashioned wedgie
      Summary:Nate endures a series of middle school hijinks and adventures while dealing with his crush on his baseball team’s new pitcher.



    • J GRAPHIC PILKEY
      Pilkey, Dav
      Dog Man : a tale of two kitties
      Summary: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!

Fiction – March Arrivals

 





    • J FICTION ELLIOTT
      Elliott, Rebecca
      Baxter is missing
      Summary:A famous author is coming to visit and Eva and her classmates are assigned to write a story–but Eva Wingdale is totally distracted because her pet bat, Baxter, has gone missing, and she suspects that the sneaky squirrels have something to do with her missing pet.



    • J FICTION ELLIOTT
      Elliott, Rebecca
      The Wildwood Bakery
      Summary:Macy’s little sister has wings that are too small, so Eva’s class decides to raise money to buy her a flying chair, and half the class opens a bakery, and the other half opens a candy store–but soon competition between the two stores becomes more important than their goal, and Eva needs to convince the other owls that they will collect more money if everyone works as a team.





    • J FICTION JOHNSON
      Johnson, Terry Lynn
      Avalanche!





    • J FICTION NERI
      Neri, Greg
      Tru & Nelle
      Summary:In their small town of Monroeville, Alabama, in 1930, misfits Tru and Nelle strike up a friendship and find a mystery to solve when someone breaks into the drugstore and steals some candy and a fancy brooch.







    • J FICTION POTTER
      Potter, Ellen
      Going places
      Summary:Hidden in the fairy hole of the red maple tree are x-ray vision glasses that Piper takes to school to use as her class learns about traveling to China.





    • J FICTION RIORDAN
      Riordan, Rick
      The Ship of the Dead
      Summary:Magnus and his friends set sail for the farthest borders of Jotunheim and Niflheim in pursuit of Asgard’s greatest threat, Loki’s demonic ship full of zombies.



    • J FICTION RUSSELL
      Russell, Rachel Renée
      Tales from a not-so-secret crush catastrophe
      Summary:As Nikki plans how she’s going to spend her summer, things get more complicated after she starts hanging out with a visiting student.





    • J FICTION STILTON
      Stilton, Geronimo
      Cyber-thief showdown
      Summary:When Geronimo discovers someone has stolen his identity, he enlists Professor Margo Bitmouse, a well-known computer expert, to help him track down the thief.





 

Nonfiction – March New Arrivals

 

 




    • J 591.3 RIDLEY
      Ridley, Kimberly
      Extreme survivors : animals that time forgot
      Summary:Looks at animals that existed in prehistoric times and still exist today and suggests how these creatures managed to survive while other animals are now extinct.





    • J 599.25 SAXBY
      Saxby, Claire
      Koala
      Summary:“In this nonfiction account, two renowned Australian picture-book creators bring us a surprising and authentic look at the ever-popular koala”–Front jacket flap.