Children’s New Arrivals – Picture Book

June Arrivals


    • J EASY ABADIA
      Abadía, Ximo
      Goliath : the boy who was different
      Summary:Goliath is much bigger than everyone around him and because he does not fit in at home he heads out into the world to find people as large as he is.
      ISBN:“389955826X : HRD”, “9783899558265 : HRD”



    • J EASY ARSENAULT
      Arsenault, Isabelle
      Albert’s quiet quest
      Summary:Albert wants a quiet place to read, but his friends just want to play and now everyone has figure out how to have fun together.
      ISBN:0553536575, 0553536567, 9780553536560, 9780553536577



    • J EASY BAILEY
      Bailey, Jenn
      A friend for Henry
      Summary:Henry would like to find a friend at school, but for a boy on the autism spectrum, making friends can be difficult, as his efforts are sometimes misinterpreted, or things just go wrong–but Henry keeps trying, and in the end he finds a friend he can play with.
      ISBN:“9781452167916 (alk. paper)”



    • J EASY BAUER
      Bauer, Marion Dane
      The stuff of stars
      Summary:Explores the formation of the universe.
      ISBN:076367883X, 9780763678838



    • J EASY BLABEY
      Blabey, Aaron
      Pig the fibber
      Summary:Pig the Pug often lies to get what he wants, and blames Trevor the sausage dog for his own misdeeds–but when his latest lie results in an accident and the loss of a tooth he finally learns his lesson (maybe).
      ISBN:“9781338291766 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY BLABEY
      Blabey, Aaron
      Pig the star
      Summary:Pig the self-centered pug, and his friend Trevor, the Dachshund, are at a photo-shoot, and as usual, Pig wants to hog all the costumes and be the star of the show–but the photographer favors Trevor, and Pig needs to learn a lesson about sharing the spotlight.
      ISBN:“133828021X (hardcover)”, “9781338280210 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY BLABEY
      Blabey, Aaron
      Pig the stinker
      Summary:Pig the Pug loves to roll in all sorts of disgusting garbage, and track dirty paw prints all over the house; he does not like the idea of a bath, but when his plan the stop up the tub seriously backfires he decides that bath time must be endured–after all he can always find some more garbage to roll in.
      ISBN:“1338337548 (hardcover)”, “9781338337549 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY BROSGOL
      Brosgol, Vera.
      The little guys
      Summary:The Little Guys might be small, but they aim to be mighty. As they head off to find breakfast, they can conquer anything through teamwork—cross deep waters, dig through obstacles, and climb the tallest trees. Nothing can stop them! But as they begin to amass more than they need, the creatures in the forest ponder—what happens when no one can stop the Little Guys?
      ISBN:1626724423, 9781626724426



    • J EASY CHOI
      Choi, Susan
      Camp tiger
      Summary:A talking tiger approaches a family during their annual end-of-summer camping trip and is befriended by the youngest, a boy who does not feel ready for first grade.
      ISBN:“0399173293 (hardcover)”, “9780399173295 (hardcover)”





    • J EASY CLEMENT
      Clement, Nathan
      Fly
      Summary:“The step-by-step process of air travel from the perspective of a young girl on a trip with her parents is revealed in this informative picture book.”–Provided by publisher.
      ISBN:1629799378, 9781629799377



    • J EASY DAVIS
      Davis, Jacky
      Olive & Pekoe : in four short walks
      Summary:Playful puppy Pekoe and his good friend, Olive, an old dog with short legs, have different approaches as they enjoy a visit to the park, get caught in a thunderstorm, meet a chipmunk, and face a bully.
      ISBN:“0062573101 (hardcover)”, “9780062573100 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY DE LA PENA
      de la Peña, Matt
      Carmela full of wishes
      Summary:Carmela, finally old enough to run errands with her brother, tries to think of the perfect wish, while his wish seems to be that she stayed home.
      ISBN:“0399549048 (hardcover)”, “9780399549045 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY DEMPSEY
      Dempsey, Kristy
      Papa Put a Man on the Moon
      Summary:It’s 1969 and Marthanne’s whole community is excited about the moon landing. Marthanne is especially proud because her father helped create the fabric for the astronauts’ space suits in this story celebrating a small community’s big contribution to one of America’s greatest accomplishments. Full color.
      ISBN:0735230749, 9780735230743





    • J EASY DUBUC
      Dubuc, Marianne
      Otto and Pio
      ISBN:1616897600, 9781616897604



    • J EASY DUNBAR
      Dunbar, Joyce.
      Grumpy duck
      Summary:Duck is grumpy in light of the fact that the pond is dry and when she complains to her friends, they each welcome her to play with them.
      ISBN:1536204242, 9781536204247



    • J EASY EGGERS
      Eggers, Dave
      Abner & Ian get right-side up
      Summary:Abner the duck and Ian the prairie dog are stuck sideways on the book’s pages, and they will need the reader’s help to set things right for storytime.
      ISBN:“0316485861 (hardcover)”, “9780316485869 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY EGGERS
      Eggers, Dave
      Tomorrow most likely
      Summary:Told in rhyme, a little boy, tucked into his bed, thinks of all the wonderful and ordinary things he will see and do tomorrow.
      ISBN:1452172781, 9781452172781



    • J EASY FERRY
      Ferry, Beth
      Ten rules of the birthday wish : according to
      Summary:A child presents ten essential rules of birthday wishes, from planning the right party through having the right dessert–with a light to blow out–to keeping the wish secret.
      ISBN:152474154X, 9781524741549



    • J EASY FROST
      Frost, Helen
      Hello, I’m here!
      Summary:A poetic text and wonderfully intimate photographs follow a newborn sandhill crane as it takes its first steps into the world. Will my legs hold me? What if I fall? Peek in as a sandhill crane hatchling makes its first wobbly stand and takes its first steps alongside its brother. With their parents close by, they flap their wings and dance before enjoying a buggy treat. Someday they will fly with the majestic cranes overhead, but for now, Mama’s soft feathers beckon. With a lyrical narrative and lovely photo illustrations, this latest venture from an acclaimed creative team makes a perfect new baby gift — and will appeal to bird lovers, too.
      ISBN:076369858X, 9780763698584



    • J EASY GAINES
      Gaines, Joanna
      We are the gardeners
      Summary:A young family learns to grow a garden, describing how they prepared the soil, watered their plants, dealt with the animals who invaded their garden, and how all their hard work finally paid off as they harvested vegetables and flowers.
      ISBN:1400314224, 9781400314225



    • J EASY GORDON
      Gordon, Gus
      The last peach
      Summary:Gus Gordon’s The Last Peach is the story of two indecisive bugs contemplating eating the last peach of the summer in a hilarious picture book about anticipation and expectation.
      ISBN:1626723508, 9781626723504



    • J EASY GRAVETT
      Gravett, Emily
      Cyril and Pat
      ISBN:1534439501, 9781534439504



    • J EASY GUEST
      Guest, Patrick
      The second sky
      Summary:From the moment he is hatched, Gilbert the penguin dreams of flying one day and, despite being discouraged by family members, finally finds a way to do just that.
      ISBN:“0802855202 : SAL”, “9780802855206 : SAL”



    • J EASY GUIDROZ
      Guidroz, Rukhsanna.
      Mina vs. the monsoon
      Summary:Mina loves to play soccer all year round. When a coming monsoon threatens her plans, an unexpected discovery changes things for the better.
      ISBN:1949528995, 9781949528992, 1949528987, 9781949528985



    • J EASY HEARD
      Heard, Georgia.
      Boom! Bellow! Bleat! : animal poems for two or more voices
      Summary:These poems for two or more voices explore the myriad sounds animals make–from a frog’s jug-o-rum to a fish’s boom! to an elephant’s bark. Laced with humor, the poems are a delight to read aloud and cover all major classes of animals: mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, insects, even a crustacean! Readers will learn how to estimate the temperature by counting a cricket’s chirps and see how creatures make sounds at specific pitches and frequencies, so that they can be heard despite other noise around them.
      ISBN:1620915200, 9781620915202



    • J EASY HEGARTY
      Hegarty, Patricia
      Everybody’s welcome
      Summary:“When little Frog loses his home, Mouse decides they’ll build a new one together. Soon all the forest animals join in to build a home where everyone can be safe and warm”–Provided by publisher.
      ISBN:1524771651, 9781524771652



    • J EASY HESSE
      Hesse, Karen
      Night job
      Summary:What is it like to work at night, while the rest of the city is asleep? Newbery Medalist Karen Hesse’s quietly powerful story of a boy and his father is tenderly brought to life by G. Brian Karas in this luminous tribute to an enduring, everyday sort of love.
      ISBN:0763662380, 9780763662387



    • J EASY HUTCHENS
      Hutchens, Verlie
      Trees
      ISBN:1481447076, 9781481447072



    • J EASY JACKSON
      Jackson, Richard
      Puddle
      Summary:A puddle sits despairingly as she is trampled on by humans and animals alike until something miraculous happens that makes her feel worthwhile.
      ISBN:“0062651951 (hardcover)”, “9780062651952 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY JOHN
      John, Jory
      The good egg
      Summary:When the other eggs in his carton behave badly, the good egg feels like he needs to be perfect.
      ISBN:0062866001, 9780062866004



    • J EASY KNISLEY
      Knisley, Lucy
      You are new
      Summary:When you are a brand new baby there are many things you can do in the world–and when you get bigger there are even more new experiences.
      ISBN:“1452161569 (alk. paper)”, “9781452161563 (alk. paper)”



    • J EASY KUEFLER
      Kuefler, Joseph
      The digger and the flower
      Summary:When Digger discovers a flower growing in the center of the town being built, his entire perspective changes.
      ISBN:0062424335, 9780062424334



    • J EASY LAM
      Lam, Thao
      My cat looks like my dad
      Summary:A narrator describes all the ways in which her cat and father are–or are not–alike. They both love milk (we see them with milk mustaches) and sardines (ew!). They both start their mornings with stretches (yoga routine) and their afternoons with naps. What starts out as a humorous series of comparisons and visual gags takes a more meaningful turn when we realize the narrator may not be much like her parents at all. In the end, the narrator proclaims, “My cat is like my dad. But me? I’m like my mom.” We see the same blue eyes, the same poofy hair–and then two pairs of dancing feet, but one belongs to a bird! It turns out the narrator is a pet parrot that readers will have glimpsed in the earlier spreads. Family, writes Thao, is what you make it.
      ISBN:1771473517, 9781771473514



    • J EASY LANG
      Lang, Suzanne
      Grumpy monkey
      Summary:Jim Panzee wakes up in a bad mood one beautiful day, but he keeps denying he is grumpy even as his friends give advice for feeling better.
      ISBN:0553537873, 9780553537871, 0553537865, 9780553537864



    • J EASY LATIMER
      Latimer, Alex
      Am I yours?
      Summary:“Some friendly dinosaurs must help a lost egg after it’s blown out of its nest. But if they are to reunite the little egg with its true parents, they must first discover what kind of dinosaur lies inside”–
      ISBN:1682630447, 9781682630440



    • J EASY LEE
      Yi, Chi-hyŏn (Illustrator)
      Door
      Summary:In this book without words, a boy opens a door and invites the reader to explore the magical world on the other side.
      ISBN:“1452171424 (hc.)”, “9781452171425 (hc.)”



    • J EASY LESLIE
      Leslie, Lindsay
      This book is spineless : (yes, yes, I am)
      Summary:“A wary and unadventurous book uses its different parts, such as the jacket, gutters, and endpapers, to try and get a sense of what kind of story might be on its pages. By navigating the book’s contents together, the reader and the book become friends and the book becomes braver”–
      ISBN:“1624146589 (hardcover)”, “9781624146589 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY LIES
      Lies, Brian
      The rough patch
      Summary:Farmer Evan and his dog do everything together and, especially, in the garden but when his dog passes away Evan lets his garden fill with weeds until a pumpkin vine brings new hope.
      ISBN:“0062671278 ((hardcover))”, “9780062671271 ((hardcover))”



    • J EASY LUYKEN
      Luyken, Corinna
      My heart
      Summary:Rhyming text explores emotions, from moments of great joy to times of quiet contemplation, illustrating that each person can control their own feelings guided by their hearts.
      ISBN:“0735227934 (lib. bdg.) :”, “9780735227934 (lib. bdg.) :”



    • J EASY MARSHALL
      Marshall, Linda Elovitz
      Good night, Wind
      Summary:After working hard through the fall and winter, Wind is ready for a nap but after being turned away time and again he becomes angry.
      ISBN:“0823437884 (hardcover)”, “9780823437887 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY MCNAMARA
      McNamara, Margaret
      The dinosaur expert
      Summary:Future scientist Kimmy eagerly shares information about dinosaurs during a school field trip until classmate Jake tells her “girls aren’t scientists,” but Mr. Tiffin sets her straight.
      ISBN:“0553511440 (hardcover library binding)”, “9780553511444 (hardcover library binding)”, “0553511432 (hardcover)”, “9780553511437 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY MEDDOUR
      Meddour, Wendy
      Lubna and Pebble
      Summary:“Lubna’s best friend is a pebble. Pebble always listens to her stories. Pebble always smiles when she feels scared. But when a lost little boy arrives in the World of Tents, Lubna realizes that he needs Pebble even more than she does”–
      ISBN:0525554165, 9780525554165







    • J EASY MORALES
      Morales, Yuyi
      Dreamers
      Summary:“An illustrated picture book autobiography in which award-winning author Yuyi Morales tells her own immigration story”–
      ISBN:0823440559, 9780823440559



    • J EASY MORRIS
      Morris, Richard T.
      Bear came along
      Summary:An assortment of animals living separate lives discover they need each other when they have a chance encounter on a river.
      ISBN:“0316464473 (hardcover)”, “9780316464475 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY PIZZOLI
      Pizzoli, Greg
      The book hog
      Summary:The Book Hog loves books and has a large collection, although he never learned to read.
      ISBN:“1368036899 (hardcover)”, “9781368036894 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY ROBINSON
      Robinson, Christian
      Another
      Summary:“A young girl and her cat take an imaginative journey into another world”–
      ISBN:“153442167X (hardcover)”, “9781534421677 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY ROUSSEY
      Roussey, Christine
      My funny bunny
      Summary:A boy is disappointed to find that the rabbit he has dreamed of having since forever is not what he expected, but soon learns why it’s important to give pets a chance, even if they seem imperfect at first.
      ISBN:“1419736183 : SAL”, “9781419736186 : SAL”



    • J EASY RUBIN
      Rubin, Adam
      High five
      Summary:Animals present hand slapping skills to readers, just in time for the annual high five contest.
      ISBN:“0525428895 (hardback)”, “9780525428893 (hardback)”



    • J EASY RYLANT
      Rylant, Cynthia
      Motor Mouse
      Summary:Follows a busy mouse as he drives a delivery car, enjoys Cake Day with friends, goes for a cab ride around town, and shares popcorn with his brother at the movies.
      ISBN:“1481491261 (hardcover)”, “9781481491266 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY SALAS
      Salas, Laura Purdie
      In the Middle of the Night: Poems from a Wide-Awake House
      Summary:Toys, food, and other everyday household objects have wild adventures at night, while the humans in the house sleep, in this imaginative collection of 26 poems. Full color.
      ISBN:1620916304, 1620916304, 9781620916308



    • J EASY SALMIERI
      Salmieri, Daniel
      Bear and wolf
      Summary:“Bear and Wolf become unlikely companions one winter’s evening when they discover each other out walking in the falling snow”–
      ISBN:“1592702384 (hardback)”, “9781592702381 (hardback)”



    • J EASY SARCONE-ROACH
      Sarcone-Roach, Julia
      There are no bears in this bakery
      Summary:When Muffin, a cat, hears a suspicious noise at the Little Bear Bakery, his investigation reveals a hungry bear cub.
      ISBN:0399556656, 0399556664, 9780399556654, 9780399556661



    • J EASY SAUER
      Sauer, Tammi
      Go fish!
      Summary:A group of friends become less enthusiastic about their fishing trip the longer they go without catching a fish.
      ISBN:“0062421557 : SAL”, “9780062421555 : SAL”



    • J EASY SAUER
      Sauer, Tammi.
      Wordy Birdy meets Mr. Cougarpants
      Summary:When Wordy Birdy and her friends go on a camping trip, they get an unexpected visit from Mr. Cougarpants. Can Wordy Birdy talk herself out of a becoming dinner?
      ISBN:1524719331, 9781524719333



    • J EASY SNICKET
      Snicket, Lemony
      Swarm of bees
      Summary:A horde of bees and a young boy race around town wreaking havoc on the townspeople.
      ISBN:“0316392820 (hardcover)”, “9780316392822 (hardcover)”



    • J EASY SOMAN
      Soman, David.
      How to two
      Summary:“A child’s solitary day at the playground turns into a park-wide adventure as he learns how to play with nine new friends”–
      ISBN:“0525427848 (hardback)”, “9780525427841 (hardback)”





    • J EASY STERER
      Sterer, Gideon
      Not your nest!
      Summary:“Bird builds the perfect nest, the only problem is everyone else wants to sleep in it!”–
      ISBN:“9780735228276 (hardback)”



    • J EASY SULLIVAN
      Sullivan, Tom
      Out There
      Summary:From the author-illustrator of “Blue vs. Yellow” and “I Used to Be a Fish” comes a stunning picture book sure to have young readers wondering about outer space and life on other planets while imparting a surprising and profound message of empathy and “otherness.” Full color..
      ISBN:0062854496, 9780062854490



    • J EASY TATULLI
      Tatulli, Mark
      They came
      Summary:The arrival of a mysterious alien ship prompts panic in a small town, until a young boy’s discovery changes everything.
      ISBN:1626723559, 9781626723559





    • J EASY UNDERWOOD
      Underwood, Deborah
      Bearnard’s Book
      ISBN:1627797572, 9781627797573



    • J EASY VEISSID
      Véissid, Jacqueline
      Ruby’s sword
      Summary:Ruby wants to play with her older brothers, but they always ignore her and leave her out of their games–but when Ruby starts to build her own castle she discovers a way to make her brothers want to play with her.
      ISBN:“145216391X : SAL”, “9781452163918 : SAL”



    • J EASY WABOOSE
      Waboose, Jan Bourdeau.
      The spirit trackers
      Summary:“Native telling of the Windigo, the Night Spirit of Winter, told by an uncle elder to two Aboriginal cousins, and the tracking of the feared creature into the forest. This illustrated story is populated with raven, moose and other forest animals, the Spirit Moon and a cold winter night; a heartwarming story of family, love, togetherness and respect for the environment.”–
      ISBN:1927083117, 9781927083116



    • J EASY WILLEMS
      Willems, Mo
      Because
      Summary:A series of events, some seemingly very insignificant, lead to a young girl attending a life-changing concert.
      ISBN:“1368019013 (hardcover)”, “9781368019019 (hardcover)”





    • J EASY YOLEN
      Yolen, Jane
      A kite for Moon
      Summary:A young boy, seeing that Moon is lonely, sends up a kite to cheer her then, after growing up and learning many things, he becomes the first human to visit her. Dedicated to Neil Armstrong and written in recognition of the fiftieth anniversary of the first U.S. moon landing.
      ISBN:0310756421, 9780310756422