New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

May 27, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Batman and Robin's training day

May 26, 2017
Cregg, R. J., author.
New York : Simon Spotlight, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 x 21 cm
"Batman created by Bob Kane with Bill Finger."
Robin trains with Batman by driving the Batmobile for the first time, going on a major mission, and learning about working on a team.

Olivia : best sister ever

May 26, 2017
Cregg, R. J., author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 21 x 21 cm
"Based on the TV series Olivia as seen on Nickelodeon."
"Based on the screenplay written by Andy Guerdat and Steve Sullivan."
On the occasion of William's first birthday, Olivia and Ian team up to discover what their baby brother loves the most in order to give him the perfect present.

Ollie & Moon in New York City

May 26, 2017
Kredensor, Diane, author.
©2012
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Originally published in hardcover in the United States under the title Ollie & Moon: Fuhgeddaboudit! by Random House Children's Books, New York, in 2012.
"Watch on Sprout" --Cover.
"Ollie and Moon are best friends. Moon loves to make Ollie laugh. But today, her favorite gags aren't working. She tries wacky dance moves, funny lip sounds, and even a troupe of chicken mimes! Will Moon make Ollie laugh before the last page? Fuhgeddaboudit! Join Ollie and Moon on a playful day in New York City!"--Back cover.

Ollie & Moon in Paris

May 26, 2017
Kredensor, Diane, author.
©2011
Originally published in hardcover in the United States under the title Ollie & Moon by Random House Children's Books, New York, in 2011.
"Watch on Sprout"--Cover.
"Ollie and Moon are best friends. Ollie loves surprising Moon almost as much as Moon loves guessing Ollie's surprises. This time Ollie has the best surprise for her yet. Will Moon guess what it is before they reach it?"--Back cover.

Migloo's weekend

May 26, 2017
Bee, William, author.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Cover title.
A search-and-find adventure invites readers to spot hidden items as they follow fun-loving dog Migloo throughout his weekend, during which he visits the fair, a farm, a museum, and other locations.

Batman is fast!

May 26, 2017
Testa, Maggie, author.
New York : Simon Spotlight, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
At head of title: Batman.
"Batman created by Bob Kane with Bill Finger."
When the Joker steals a car, it is up to Batman to save the day.

I got a new friend

May 26, 2017
Edwards, Karl, author, illustrator.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"A little girl and her new puppy get to know one another"-- Provided by publisher.

Dr. Wonderful and her dog : blast off to the moon!

May 26, 2017
Gunderson, Lauren, author.
New York : Two Lions, [2017]
1 volume : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Dr. Wonderful loves asking big questions and using science to answer them. She and her dog, Newton, want to know why the moon changes shape in the sky every night. But how can they study the moon when it's so far away? By blasting off into space, of course! On their amazing journey, this detective duo gathers clues to solve their lunar mystery using the powers of science, curiosity, and teamwork.

The queen of the frogs

May 26, 2017
Calì, Davide, 1972- author.
Grand Rapids, Michigan : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
"When a frog discovers a crown at the bottom of the pond, she is instantly pronounced queen over all the other frogs"-- Provided by publisher.

Waiting for Sophie

May 26, 2017
Ellis, Sarah, 1952- author.
©2017
47 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Liam finds it hard to be patient while waiting for his sister to be born, then while waiting for her to grow up, so he builds something to speed up the process with the help of Nana-Downstairs.

One hundred sausages

May 25, 2017
Zommer, Yuval, author, illustrator.
©2016
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Sausage-loving pooch Scruff is inciting the wrath of his neighbors with his food-snatching activities until a theft at the butcher shop compels Scruff to use his sausage-sniffing nose to track down the culprit.

Time for bed

May 25, 2017
Bedouet, Thierry, 1970- illustrator author.
Toulouse : Twirl, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 x 20 cm.
On board pages.
Cover title.
It's bedtime, but no one can fall asleep! One animal friend says it's too dark, another can't find her bunny, and on just wants to play some more.

Sunny and cloudy

May 25, 2017
Veale, Viola L., author.
[Place of publication not identified] : [CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform], [2017]
27 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
"Though seven year old Sussie has a childlike way of imagining how weather cycles work, she has a wise beyond her years understanding of the importance of enjoying the beautiful sunny days of life and knowing that our cloudy and rainy days have a purpose"--Amazon.

Ashlyn grows...cherry tomatoes

May 25, 2017
Powell, Gene (Children's author), author.
[Place of publication not identified] : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm
"Ashlyn loves cherry tomatoes. So, with Grandpa's help, she's going to grow her own" --Amazon.

Ladybug Girl's day out with Grandpa

May 24, 2017
Soman, David, author, illustrator.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Lulu, who likes to dress in a ladybug costume, wants to learn everything when she visits the natural history museum with Grandpa, but as she moves from exhibit to exhibit, she discovers that sometimes you have to slow down to appreciate the wonder of what is around you.

Duck, duck, dinosaur. Bubble blast

May 24, 2017
George, K. (Kallie), 1983- author.
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2017.
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
It's bath time for two little ducklings and one big dinosaur! Spike loves soap, but Feather and Flap don't want to scrub. What will Spike do to make getting clean fun for everyone? This short, sweet, and very bubbly story will help show kids how much fun bath time can be.

Otter : let's go swimming!

May 24, 2017
Garton, Sam, author, illustrator.
©2017
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Otter is going to learn to swim at the beach--if she can get over her fear of the sea.

Toad on the road : a cautionary tale

May 24, 2017
Shaskan, Stephen, author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Illustrations and rhyming text invite the reader to help Toad learn that the road is no place to play.

Bow-wow-meow

May 24, 2017
Lacasa, Blanca, author.
[Madrid, Spain] : NubeOcho, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Max and his parents have a dog called Fabio. Fabio doesn't like doing what other dogs do. One day, Max discovers that his dog goes out every night, and he decides to follow him...

The fog

May 24, 2017
Maclear, Kyo, 1970- author.
Toronto : Tundra Books, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
When the fog arrives on his island, a bird with a passion for people watching sets out to discover if anyone else has noticed it taking over the island.

Shark dog!

May 24, 2017
Adamson, Ged, author, illustrator.
2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Half-shark, half-dog Shark Dog ends up on the boat of a boy and his explorer dad, and becomes their pet. But when he gets homesick, he'll have to decide whether to go back to Shark Island or stay in his new home.

The wolf who wanted to be an artist

May 24, 2017
Lallemand, Orianne, author.
Paris (France) : Auzou, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
A gray wolf, wanting to be an artist, tries out a number of artistic endeavors before realizing his true ability.

Good night, Chirp!

May 24, 2017
Iriyama, Satoshi, 1958-
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2004]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 15 x 20 cm
It's bedtime in the henhouse, but Chirp doesn't want to sleep. Chirp wants to follow the big bright moon! Luckily, Kitty is up for a stroll too, and together they set off on a nighttime adventure. But when the moon disappears behind the clouds, Chirp and Kitty are stuck in the dark! Will a few helpful friends be able to light the way home for a good night's sleep?

The dragon tamers

May 24, 2017
Russell, James, 1972- author.
©2013
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm.
Map on endpapers.
"Includes bonus Dragon Brothers map in 3D for your phone or tablet"--Cover.
When brothers Flynn and Paddy follow a map found in their attic to go exploring and find a place called Dragon Hatchery, they come home with more than a story.

Greetings, Leroy

May 23, 2017
Sadu, Itah, 1961- author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"The first day at a new school is nerve-wracking enough, never mind when it's in a new country! In this lively picture book from award-winning storyteller Itah Sadu, Roy realizes he may come to love his new home in Canada as much as he loves his old home in Jamaica"--Provided by publisher.

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