New Juvenile Picture Books
Friday, April 8, 2016. In rhyming text, a mother describes all the ways her days have been changed by the addition of a toddler to her life.
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Silly wonderful you
When Bear breaks a little girl's kite, she thinks he is a "HORRIBLE BEAR!"--Until she makes a mistake of her own and learns the power of saying "I'm sorry."
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Horrible bear! / written by Ame Dyckman ; illustrated by Zachariah OHora.
When Bear breaks a little girl's kite, she thinks he is a
On his first day of work, Maxi the little taxi zooms around town splashing in puddles and getting very dirty. Soon, no one wants to ride in him--until a little boy convinces Maxi to go to the car wash.
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Maxi the little taxi / by Elizabeth Upton ; pictures by Henry Cole.
It's Maxi the Taxi's first day of work. What fun it is to zip and zoom all around the town! SPLASH go the mud puddles! PLIPPITY-PLOP drips the ice cream and mustard from sticky little fingers! Soon Maxi becomes so grimy and gooey that no one wants to ride with him. Who will help this dirty little taxi discover what he needs most? It's a smart little boy who takes Maxi for a noisy, tickly bath in the car wash!
Maxi the little taxi
A lively yellow dot leads the reader through a journey through color, shape, and a child's imagination.
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An adventurous little yellow dot invites young children to come along on an imaginative ride filled with color, motion and shape while exploring many feelings.
Let's play! / Hervé Tullet ; author of Press Here
Let's play! / Hervé Tullet.
Youngsters awaken in the morning with the belief that they are the greatest little ones in the world, whether they are children in their mothers' arms, eagles soaring above mountains, whales swimming in the ocean, or other animals in their domains.
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Listen to our world / Bill Martin, Jr & Michael Sampson ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet.
Listen to our world by Bill Martin Jr.
Listen to our world
A friendly woodchuck helps shy first-graders Chuck and Caroline become friends by sharing Chuck's possessions with Caroline and encouraging Chuck to help when Caroline forgets her lines during the class play.
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Chuck and Woodchuck / Cece Bell.
Chuck and Woodchuck
Elephant wants to play hide and seek. You can play too, but you'll have to try your best, he's very good!
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Have you seen Elephant? / David Barrow
Elephant wants to play hide and seek. See if you can help the others find him? He's very good! Have You Seen Elephant? is an assured and exciting debut from a top emerging talent.
Have you seen Elephant?
Animals and children alike watch as the world transforms from the dark and dead of winter to a full and blooming spring.
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Review of Kevin Henkes and Laura Dronzek's When Spring Comes by Kitty Flynn, March/April 2016 Horn Book Magazine
When Spring Comes - Peabody South Branch
Review of When Spring Comes - The Horn Book
When spring comes
Winnie wants a monster! Some monsters smell like pirate feet and some might read your diary, but they are so darn cute! All Winnie's friends have one. But how much do Oogly-Wumps eat? Don't they ever sleep? Can monsters get lonely?
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I want a monster!
Hoot the owl is excited to teach his younger sister all of his wisdom--but much to his annoyance, Peep is more interested in capturing the magic of the world around her than in listening to his advice.
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Hoot and Peep / Lita Judge
Hoot and Peep
When Froggy, Mom, and Pollywogilina set out for the library, Froggy brings a wheelbarrow to hold all the books he plans to borrow but he is so excited that he forgets to use his indoor voice.
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When Froggy, Mom, and Pollywogilina set out for the library, Froggy brings a wheelbarrow to hold all the books he plans to borrow!
Froggy goes to the library / by Jonathan London ; illustrated by Frank Remkiewicz.
Froggy goes to the library
Surf's up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at the beach. But as Bro continues to gasp and cheer as he reads his book (Moby Dick), Dude can't help but get curious. Before you can shout 'Surf's up!' both frogs are sharing the same adventure, that is, until they get to the beach.
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While his friend Bro reads his book, Dude takes him to the beach, but when they get there Dude wants to know how the story ends.
Surf's Up - Peabody South Branch
Mixes and matches the front and back halves of animals to create brand new animals, including a zeger, lipotamus, and an eledile.
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Tuesday, March 29, 2016. Mixes and matches the front and back halves of animals to create brand new animals, including a zeger, lipotamus, and an eledile.
Crocopotamus : mix and match the wild animals
Embarking on a fun-filled Field Day, Maisie and her pals participate in an egg-and-spoon race, a wheelbarrow race, a three-legged race, a ring toss and a silly costume race before everyone chooses sides in a giant game of tug-of-war that has them all falling down laughing.
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Maisy's field day / Lucy Cousins.
Maisy's field day
Maisy's Field Day
When Maisy and her friends visit London, they go on a whirlwind tour of the city on a double-decker bus, a water taxi, and an underground train.
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Maisy goes to London / Lucy Cousins.
It’s Maisy’s first trip to London! There are so many places to see, and so many ways to travel. Maisy and her friends visit lots of important places, like Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, and the Tower of London. To get around, she and her pals ride a double-decker bus and a water taxi and even squeeze into an underground train! Of course, no sightseeing trip would be complete without taking lots of photos. This friendly introduction to a great city is perfect for little Maisy fans everywhere.
Maisy goes to London
Presents animals acting out the verbs made from their names, including hogs hogging, slugs slugging, and other creatures demonstrating homographs, words with different meanings that are spelled and pronounced the same.
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Yaks yak : animal word pairs / Linda Sue Park ; illustrated by Jennifer Black Reinhardt.
Yaks yak : animal word pairs
Yaks yak : animal word pairs
Everyone in my family has a special animal friend! My daddy has an elephant. My grandma has a bunny. My cousin has a kangaroo. And me? I have a bear! Pile in with the whole family--and more than a few of their favorite animals--for a special car ride.
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My family is a zoo
A young boy rides the bus across town with his grandmother and learns to appreciate the beauty in everyday things.