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Picture Books – March Arrivals

    Cyrus, Kurt
    Shake A Leg, Egg
    "It's springtime, and the pond is bursting with new life. There are beaver pups, heron hatchlings, and lots and lots of ducklings. Everyone is out and about, swimming, flapping, chirping, and quacking--except for one family of geese"--
    Children's Picturebook 

    Hitchcock, Laura
    In the ancient South Pacific world of Oceania, Moana, a born navigator, sets sail in search of a fabled island. During her incredible journey, she teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui, to traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage. They encounter enormous sea creatures, breathtaking underworlds, and ancient folklore.
    Children's Picturebook 

    Gall, Chris
    A young inventor accidentally creates a group of tiny robots that employ their unique abilities and teamwork to become incredibly useful--and maybe even change the world. Includes author's note on the science and uses of nano-robotics.
    Children's Picturebook 

    Pinfold, Levi
    Mr. Barleycorn picks a green baby growing on his land, unleashing the incredible power of nature. When zucchinis flower in the kitchen and carrots sprout out of their television, Mr. Barleycorn's wife insists that the Greenling has to go. But the bounty and beauty of nature have a strange power -- the power to bring a whole community
    Children's Picturebook 

    Rim, Sujean
    Chee Kee : A Panda In Bearland
    "Chee-Kee, a young panda, moves with his parents to a new land of opportunity. Just when he's resigned to never fit in, Chee-Kee finds a way to use his own experience and ingenuity to save the day and show that he's one of a kind in all the best ways"--
    Children's Picturebook 

    Stubbs, Lisa
    Lily And Bear : Grumpy Feet
    "When Lily wakes up one morning with grumpy feet, her imaginary friend Bear tries to cheer her up"--
    Children's Picturebook 

    Wheeler, Lisa Van Dusen Chris Ilt
    Even Monsters Need To Sleep
    Children's Picturebook 

Reader Books – March Arrivals

    Dean, James
    Pete The Cat And The Surprise Teacher
    When Pete discovers that his teacher is sick and his mom is the substitute, he must teach her the ins and outs of his school.
    Children's Reader 

    Garton, Sam
    Otter : Hello Sea Friends
    "Otter keeper is taking me and Teddy on a trip to visit sea friends! I am going to meet all the animals that live in the ocean. I wonder which one will be my favorite..."--Jacket flap.
    Children's Reader 

    Hale, Bruce
    Syd Hoffs Danny And The Dinosaur And The Girl Next Door
    When Betty, a new neighbor, moves in next door, Danny wants her to meet the dinosaur he enjoys visiting at the museum.
    Children's Reader 

    Kann, Victoria
    Pinkalicious : Fashion Fun
    Pinkalicious and her friends create outfits using household items, like coffee filters and macaroni.
    Children's Reader 

Fiction – March Arrivals

    Tripp, Valerie
    Love And Loyalty
    "Felicity loves riding horses far more than stitchery or serving tea. When she falls in love with a beautiful chestnut mare, she schemes to save the mare from its cruel owner with the help of Ben, her father's young apprentice. Yet as talk of revolution rumbles around her, Felicity finds it harder to tell right from wrong. Ben wants war, while her best friend's family remains loyal to the king. Then Felicity receives an invitation to the Governor's Palace, and she must decide where her own loyalties lie."--Publisher.
    Children's Fiction 

    Banks, Angelica
    A Week Without Tuesday
    Real and imaginary worlds are colliding so Tuesday and Baxterr, at the request of the Librarian, venture to find the Gardener--the one person who can stop this catastrophe--but will they be able to save the land of story?
    Children's Fiction 

    Banks, Angelica
    Blueberry Pancakes Forever Finding Serendipity Book Three
    Children's Fiction 

    Beckhorn, Susan Williams
    The Wolfs Boy
    "Marked as tabat--the unlucky one--Kai and his wolf, Uff, must brave the long winter together and learn what it takes to survive on their own"--
    Children's Fiction 

    Clary, Julian
    The Bolds
    Two hyenas from Africa find a pair of passports (memo: do not go swimming in a crocodile pool), and move to Teddington, England, where they live suburban lives, hold jobs, and raise their children to hide their tails and act human--the only trouble is old Mr. McNumpty, their nosy neighbor, who is hiding a secret of his own.
    Children's Fiction 

    Joseph, Lynn
    Dancing In The Rain
    Children's Fiction 

    Kent, Jaden
    The Cave Of Aaaaah Doom
    A young dragon named Ella convinces her twin brother Owen to join her on a bold quest to find a wizard that will help cure Owen of his flaming cold.
    Children's Fiction 

    Khan, Hena
    Aminas Voice
    Children's Fiction 

    King, A S
    Me And Marvin Gardens
    Obe Devlin spends a lot of his time cleaning up the creek that runs through what little is left of his family's once extensive farmland, and worrying about what the developers are doing nearby, and the pollution it is causing--but one day he finds a strange creature by his creek that eats plastic, and soon the animal he calls Marvin Gardens becomes his personal secret, which he believes needs to be protected from pretty much everybody.
    Children's Fiction 

    Krishnaswami, Uma
    Book Uncle And Me
    Every day, nine-year-old Yasmin borrows a book from Book Uncle, a retired teacher who has set up a free lending library next to her apartment building. But when the mayor tries to shut down the rickety bookstand, Yasmin has to take her nose out of her book and do something. But what can she do? The local elections are coming up but she's just a kid. She can't even vote! Still, Yasmin has friends -- her best friend, Reeni, and Anil, who even has a black belt in karate. And she has grownup family and neighbors who, no matter how preoccupied they are, care about what goes on in their community. Then Yasmin remembers a story that Book Uncle selected for her. It's an old folktale about a flock of doves trapped in a hunter's net. The birds realize that if they all flap their wings at the same time, they can lift the net and fly to safety, where they seek the help of a friendly mole who chews a hole in the net and sets them free. And so the children get to work, launching a campaign to make sure the voices of the community are heard.
    Children's Fiction 

    London, Jonathan
    Grizzly Peak
    Children's Fiction 

    Miles, Ellen
    Children's Fiction 

    Mull, Brandon
    Because Dragonwatch, an ancient group of wizards, enchantresses, and dragon slayers, is crumbling, an uprising of dragons threatens to destroy the magical preserves as well as overrun the nonmagical world.
    Children's Fiction 

    Murphy, Jim
    Revenge Of The Green Banana
    Jimmy Murphy starts sixth grade determined to be a better student and impress the beautiful Kathy Guenther, but Sister Angelica has him and his friends pegged as troublemakers and they may just prove her right.
    Children's Fiction 

    Northfield, Gary
    Julius Zebra : Rumble With The Romans
    From a smelly watering hole deep in the heart of the Serengeti to the ferocious clamor of the Colosseum, join Julius Zebra and his motley menagerie of friends as they gear up to be gladiators! Only if they win the love of the Roman crowds will they win back their freedom. But do Julius and his pals have what it takes to succeed in a world where only the meanest and toughest survive?
    Children's Fiction 

    Rose, Caroline Starr
    Jasper And The Riddle Of Rileys Mine
    "Hoping to strike it rich, eleven-year-old Jasper and his older brother Melvin set out on a treacherous journey to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush"--
    Children's Fiction 

    Scamander, Newt
    Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them
    Offers alphabetically arranged entries detailing the characteristics of such mythical beasts as hippogriffs, blast-ended skrewts, dragons, and unicorns.
    Children's Fiction 

    Smith, Ronald L
    The Mesmerist
    "Thirteen-year-old Jess and her mother make a living as sham spiritualists--until they discover that Jess is a mesmerist and that she really can talk to the dead. Soon she is plunged into the dark world of Victorian London's supernatural underbelly and learns that the city is under attack by ghouls, monsters, and spirit summoners"--
    Children's Fiction 

    Wagner, Mary
    Finnigan The Circus Cat
    Children's Fiction 

Nonfiction – March Arrivals

  • J 580 HIRSCH
    Hirsch, Rebecca E
    Plants Cant Sit Still
    Describes some ways in which plants can move, from sunflowers turning towards sunlight and vines creeping up a fence to tulips folding in at night and maple seeds whirling like helicopters in the wind.
    Children's Nonfiction 

    Limentani, Alison
    How Much Does A Ladybug Weigh
    "This playful picture book has the answers. It's a fascinating look at wildlife, weight, counting, and comparisons"--Page 4 of cover.
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 598.47 BISHOP
    Bishop, Nic
    Penguin Day : A Family Story
    While his mother is off fishing for food, a baby rockhopper penguin wanders off and almost becomes a meal for a hungry skua--but luckily papa penguin drives off the predator.
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 598.842 CHRISTELOW
    Christelow, Eileen
    Robins : How They Grow Up
    "Robins are the most familiar and beloved of all birds, found throughout North America and celebrated as one of the first signs of spring. But there's a lot about them that most people don't know! In this visually stunning picture book that features comic-book panels combined with painterly illustrations, Eileen Christelow tells the story of two young robins' first year, and reveals plenty of little-known facts that are sure to captivate young naturalists. Narrated with humor and filled with kid-pleasing details, this fascinating account of how robins grow up includes an Author's Note, Glossary, More About Robins, and Sources"--
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 599.884 NIPPERT-ENG
    Nippert Eng, Christena E
    Gorillas Up Close : Christena Nippert Eng With John Dominski Frederick Grier Jim Hornor Eugene Limb Sally Limb And Miguel Martinez
    "A beautifully photographed look at the lives of gorillas." --
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 624.193 HARDYMAN
    Hardyman, Robyn
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 624.2 HARDYMAN
    Hardyman, Robyn
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 796.357 CHALLEN
    Challen, Paul C
    What Does An Infielder Do
    This book takes readers inside the heads of players diving in the infield dirt and turning double plays to help their team defensively. Whether exploring the differences between first, second, and third base or the special skills needed to play shortstop, this book is packed with facts about baseballs infield defenders and how they learn to play their unique positions.
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 940.5426 HOPKINSON
    Hopkinson, Deborah
    Dive : World War Ii Stories Of Sailors & Submarines In The Pacific
    The story of America's little known war-within-a war -- that of the "silent service" -- U.S. submarine warfare during World War II.
    Children's Nonfiction 

  • J 950 ROCKETT
    Rockett, Paul
    Mapping Asia
    "Get a close-up look at the people and places of Asia. Detailed photos and full-color maps feature the climate, population, natural resources, political boundaries, land formations, and culture of various regions." -- Back cover.
    Children's Nonfiction 

Books on CD – March Arrivals

    Bemis, John Claude
    The Wooden Prince
    The automa Pinocchio has always been duty-bound to serve in the floating palace of Venice's emperor. So when Pinocchio finds himself locked in a trunk and delivered to a new master, a wanted criminal and alchemist named Geppetto, he is curious about everything around him. But most curious is the way Pinocchio seems to be changing from a wooden servant into a living, human boy. Before Geppetto and Pinocchio can uncover the mystery surrounding the automa's transformation, Pinocchio is stolen away. Determined to find Geppetto again, Pinocchio begins a harrowing journey across the Empire, where danger in the form of half-beast outlaws and winged airmen abounds for a lost automa.
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Brown, Peter
    The Wild Robot : Library Edition Includes Pdf
    Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory of where she is from or why she is there, and her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment from the island's hostile inhabitants.
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Donoghue, Emma
    The Lotterys Plus One
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Fairstein, Linda A
    Into The Lions Den
    "Twelve year old Devlin Quick is determined to bring a thief to justice when someone steals a page out of a rare maps book in the New York Public Library"--
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Gidwitz, Adam
    The Inquisitors Tale, Or The Three Magical Children And Their Holy Dog
    1242. On a dark night, travelers from across France cross paths at an inn and begin to tell stories of three children: William, an oblate on a mission from his monastery; Jacob, a Jewish boy who has fled his burning village; and Jeanne, a peasant girl who hides her prophetic visions. They are accompanied by Jeanne's loyal greyhound, Gwenforte ... recently brought back from the dead. As the narrator collects their tales, the story of these three unlikely allies begins to come together.
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Hawkins, Rachel Maarleveld Saskia Nrt
    Journeys End : Library Edition
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Riordan, Rick
    The Hammer Of Thor
    Thor's hammer is missing again. The thunder god has a disturbing habit of misplacing his weapon, the mightiest force in the Nine Worlds. This time the hammer isn't just lost, it has fallen into enemy hands. If Magnus Chase and his friends can't retrieve the hammer quickly, the mortal worlds will be defenseless against an onslaught of giants. Unfortunately, the only person who can broker a deal for the hammer's return is the gods' worst enemy, Loki, and the price he wants is very high.
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Shepherd, Megan
    The Secret Horses Of Briar Hill
    "A girl living in a children's hospital during WWII discovers that a winged horse has entered her world and needs her help"--
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Stokes, Jonathan
    Addison Cooke And The Treasure Of The Incas
    After twelve-year-old Addison Cooke's uncle unearths ancient Incan secrets in Peru, he is kidnapped by a shadowy organization intent on stealing the treasure unless Addison and his friends can decipher the clues first.
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Weeks, Sarah
    Save Me A Seat
    Joe and Ravi don't think they have anything in common, but soon enough they have a common enemy, the biggest bully in their class, and a common mission, to take control of their lives over the course of a single crazy week.
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

    Wolk, Lauren
    Wolf Hollow
    Growing up in the shadows cast by two world wars, Annabelle has lived a mostly quiet, steady life in her rural Pennsylvania town. Until the day Betty Glengarry moves to town. Betty quickly reveals herself to be cruel and manipulative, and while her bullying at first seems isolated, things quickly spin out of control, escalating until Betty mysteriously disappears. As the town searches for Betty and days pass, fingers begin to point toward Toby, a World War I veteran who carries deep and secret scars. While others see his strangeness, Annabelle sees only kindness, and soon must find the courage to stand as a lone voice of justice as tensions mount.
    Children's Audiobook (CD) 

DVDs – March Arrivals

    Reading Rainbow, Miss Nelson Is Back.
    Take a look, it's in a book. For over thirty years, this beloved children's television series has been bringing stories to life. Hosted by acclaimed actor LeVar Burton, journey to exciting places and build a lasting connection.
    Children's DVD 

    A C O R N S : Operation Crackdown
    Frankie, a smooth squirrel with an impeccable sense of style, learns that during his zoo stint, his home forest is being plucked clean by the A.C.O.R.N.S. Institute. The Institute is turning the critters' food into butt-cream! Frankie knows he is the only one who can save the forest, but by doing so, is at risk of losing the squirrel of his dreams, Lola.
    Children's DVD 

    Adventures In Babysitting
    Sparks fly when free-spirited Lola and prim, proper Jenny learn they're up for the same internship. But that night, after newbie babysitter Lola breaks 'Rule No. One: Never take your eyes off the kids' she's forced to call Jenny, currently on her own gig, to help track down Trey, who has snuck out. Now with all their young charges in tow, these rivals must team up and brave the big city on the wildest, wackiest adventure of their lives!
    Children's DVD 

    The Lion Guard, Unleash The Power.
    Kion, the son of Simba, leads his friends known as the Lion Guard to protect the Pride Lands.
    Children's DVD 

    Middle School, The Worst Years Of My Life
    Rafe, an imaginative teenager, is tired of his school's obsession with rules at the expense of any and all creativity. Desperate to shake things up, he and his best friends have come up with a plan to break every single rule in the school and let the students run wild.
    Children's DVD 

    Norm Of The North
    A polar bear of many words, Norm's greatest gripe is simple: there is no room for tourists in the Arctic. But when a maniacal developer threatens to build luxury condos in his own backyard, Norm does what all normal polar bears would do: he heads to New York City to stop it. With a cast of ragtag lemmings at his side, Norm takes on the Big Apple, big business, and a big identity crisis to save the day.
    Children's DVD 

    Phantom Boy
    Leo is a phantom boy due to a mysterious illness. It enables him to leave his body and explore the city as a ghost. In the hospital one day, he befriends Alex, a NYC cop. Alex had gotten injured while attempting to capture a gangster who has caused chaos in the metropolis. Now this extraordinary duo work together to foil the plot of the villianous gangster and save New York from destruction.
    Children's DVD 

    Storks used to deliver babies; they now deliver packages for a global Internet store. Junior, top delivery stork, is about to be promoted when he accidentally activates the Baby Making Machine, which produces an unauthorized baby girl! Desperately, Junior must deliver the bundle of joy before his boss finds out. Get ready for this wild, revealing journey that could make more than one family whole and restore the storks' true mission in the world.
    Children's DVD 

    Blaze And The Monster Machines, Rev Up And Roar.
    There are monster-sized surprises around every turn in these four wild episodes. From dinosaur rescues to monster mayhem to a Dragon Island Duel, Blaze is revved up and ready to go!
    Children's DVD 

    David, Ellen
    Caillou, Caillou Goes For The Gold.
    Four-year-old Caillou learns new lessons about life and the world around him.
    Children's DVD 

    Caillou The Courageous
    Growing up can be fun, but sometimes preschoolers get scared! From overcoming a fear of spiders to trying something new, Caillou empowers preschoolers to take on life's little challenges and to explore the world around them! Caillou the Courageous features seven stories that will help kids feel like they can accomplish anything!
    Children's DVD 

    Octonauts : Slime Time
    Quick, it's a runaway Octopod! Captain Barnacles and crew must catch a runaway Octopod when it's hijacked by a group of crustaceans trying to escape their algae infested waters! Embark on a treasure hunt with Kwazii as he tries to find treasure in a sunken pirate ship until the slime-squirting Slime Eels find him! And venture out to the Mariana Trench to try and stop a herd of sea pigs before they march into the deepest point on earth!
    Children's DVD 

    Thorne, Alex
    Paw Patrol, Sports Day.
    A ten-year-old boy named Ryder leads a team of six heroic puppies on various rescue missions to protect their community.
    Children's DVD 

    Peppa Pig : Sunny Vacation
    It's time for a special Family Holiday. Join Peppa Pig, her little brother George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig on their fun-filled trip abroad. Peppa is enjoying all of the sights and sounds of Italy, but she also can't wait to go home and see her friends. Little ones will love the four-part sunny adventure and the rest of this cheery peppasode collection.
    Children's DVD 

    Peppa Pig, Sun Sea And Snow.
    Peppa Pig, her little brother George, Mummy Pig, and Daddy Pig enjoy a most unusual trip to the seaside, a super ski day, muddy puddle-jumping, and more. Includes twelve episodes.
    Children's DVD 

    Sesame Street, Love To Learn.
    Elmo and his friends love to learn about so many different things all the time. Elmo and Chris go on a camping trip and learn about what different animals eat. Also, Elmo and Leela teach Rosita about rainbows since she's never seen one. Join your Sesame Street friends as they learn about other fun and exciting things.
    Children's DVD 

    Marshall, Vanessa
    Star Wars Rebels. Complete Season Two
    The crew of the starship Ghost battle against the evil Empire to try and bring peace back to the galaxy.
    Children's DVD 

    Thomas & Friends : The Movie, The Great Race.
    Get ready, get set, go! When the best engines from around the world gather to compete in The Great Railway Show, Thomas is determined to find a way to represent Sodor. But he's left disappointed as Gordon is chosen to be the new "Shooting Star" for The Great Race. With Gordon and the other engines making the journey to compete, something suddenly goes terribly wrong, and Gordon is in danger!
    Children's DVD 

    Transformers Rescue Bots, Heroes Of Tech.
    Chase, Heatwave, Blades and Boulder, and a family of first responders will do whatever it takes to protect both their home and the world. They learn that new technology can assist them in wondrous ways, but it can also have consequences if misused. Join the Rescue Bots team as experimental technology turns Cody into an adult, a space elevator strands Doc and Graham in orbit, a new invention causes the entire town to sing instead of talk and more.
    Children's DVD