New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

June 16, 2018
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Charlie Chick finds an egg

June 15, 2018
Denchfield, Nick, paper engineer.
London : Campbell Books, 2017.
1 volume : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 19 cm
Cover title.
"A pop-up book."
Readers can guess along with Charlie the chick as he wonders what could be inside of the large egg he has found.

Baby loves coding!

June 15, 2018
Spiro, Ruth, author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
"Baby's train is in the toy box--all the way across the room. Can Baby think step-by-step like a coder to get it?" -- Back cover.

Baby dinosaur

June 15, 2018
Lloyd, Clare (Children's book author), author.
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
Can you find Mommy T. rex hiding under the flaps? Watch out, the baby dinosaurs might jump out at you!

At the circus

June 15, 2018
McFarlane, Sheryl, 1954-
Markham, Ont. : Fitzhenry & Whiteside, c2006.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 14 x 18 cm.
On board pages.
At the circus, ringmasters cry, elephants trumpet, and the audience cheers.

Dear substitute

June 15, 2018
Scanlon, Elizabeth Garton, author.
Los Angeles ; New York : Disney/HYPERION, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
In a series of letters a student laments the absence of her teacher and daily routine, but she soon realizes there are benefits to mixing things up, and that perhaps having a substitue teacher is not so bad afterall.

We don't eat our classmates!

June 15, 2018
Higgins, Ryan T., author, illustrator.
Los Angeles ; New York : Disney-Hyperion, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 32 cm
When the class pet bites the finger of Penelope, a tyrannosaurus rex, she finally understands why she should not eat her classmates, no matter how tasty they are.

Be still, life

June 15, 2018
Hale, Ohara, author, illustrator.
New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2018.
1 volume : illustrations ;c21 cm
"Illustrations and easy-to-read text encourage the reader to be still, peaceful, and calm inside while imagining using all five senses to experience nature." -- (Source of summary not specified)

Finn's feather

June 15, 2018
Noble, Rachel, author.
New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
When Finn finds a feather he believes was sent by his deceased brother, Hamish, his mother and teacher are not excited but his friend Lucas helps him find great joy in Hamish's gift.

I'm sad

June 15, 2018
Black, Michael Ian, 1971- author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Flamingo learns that it is okay to be sad sometimes and that her friends, the little girl and Potato, will stand by her no matter how she feels.

Johnny

June 15, 2018
Genechten, Guido van, author, illustrator.
New York : Clavis Publishing Inc., [2018].
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
First published as Jonnie in Belgium and Holland by Clavis Uiteverij, Hasselt Amsterdam, 2012.
"Johnny is a very sweet spider, but nobody knows it. Because everywhere Johnny goes, the other insects run screaming out the door without giving him a chance."--Front jacket flap.

Vernon is on his way : small stories

June 15, 2018
Stead, Philip Christian, author.
©2018
64 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
"A Neal Porter Book."
Waiting -- Fishing -- Gardening.
Join Vernon and his friends Skunk and Porcupine on a series of three enchanting adventures entitled Waiting, Fishing, and Gardening, as they comb the forest floor for trinkets and go fishing in their own unconventional way.

Spot plays soccer

June 15, 2018
Hill, Eric, 1927-2014, author, illustrator.
New York, New York : Frederick Warne, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 16 x 19 cm.
Cover title.
Spot goes to the park, where he plays soccer with his friends Tom, Helen, and Steve.

Spot the difference : at the beach

June 15, 2018
Wilkinson, Naomi, author.
London : Lincoln Children's Books, an imprint of The Quarto Group, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.

Sweet baby smiles

June 15, 2018
Dodd, Emma, 1969- author, illustrator.
Hauppauge, New York : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
On board pages.
"With peep through shapes for little hands to explore" -- cover.
It's a great big world with so much to see! What's baby going to do today?

This book

June 15, 2018
Allen, Kathryn Madeline, author.
Park Ridge, IL : Albert Whitman & Company, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm
On board pages.
Told in rhyme, This Book explains exactly what it is--a book about numbers, shapes, colors, and more! Using simple explanations and told from a clever "meta" perspective, both parents and kids alike will delight in its playfulness.

What is light?

June 15, 2018
Sheppard, Markette, author.
Chicago : Bolden, an Agate Imprint, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 14 x 15 cm
"A Denene Millner Book."
Children discover the many sources of light in the world--from the sun to the smile on a friend's face.

Who? : a celebration of babies

June 15, 2018
Harris, Robie H., author.
New York : Abrams Appleseed, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
This board book shows babies and the ones they love.

Whose boat?

June 15, 2018
Buzzeo, Toni, author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 cm
On board pages.
"This nonfiction ode to boats features six kinds of workers and their boats--a patrol boat, a tugboat, a car ferry, a lobster boat, a lifeboat, and a fireboat--with important parts properly labeled. The answer to each inquiring refrain lies under a gatefold, engaging the reader in an informative guessing game. With lyrical (and factual!) text by New York Times-bestselling author Toni Buzzeo, and the stylized art of Tom Froese, this sturdy board book is perfect for curious and playful young readers."--Amazon.com.

Will bear share?

June 15, 2018
Leung, Hilary, author, illustrator.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Title from cover.
On board pages.
Meet Bear. Bear has so much to give. . . but will she share? Find out in this surprising and memorable storybook all about friendship, compromise, and of course, sharing. A fresh and funny book in a new series of animal question stories by creative talent Hilary Leung that will keep little ones laughing. . . and sharing (when it's appropriate!).

Will sheep sleep?

June 15, 2018
Leung, Hilary, author, illustrator.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Title from cover.
On board pages.
After Sheep's long day, his friends help him go through his bedtime routines before he goes to sleep.

Two problems for Sophia

June 14, 2018
Averbeck, Jim, author.
New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
"Sophia is happy to have Noodle, her One True Desire, yet her new pet comes with two giraffe-sized problems"-- Provided by publisher.

Amelia Bedelia gets a break

June 14, 2018
Parish, Herman, author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
When Harry, the class pet, gets out while at Amelia Bedelia's school break, Amelia and her friends must find him.

Pinkalicious and the pirates

June 14, 2018
Kann, Victoria, author, illustrator.
©2018
23 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
When Pinkalicious and Peter go to the hidden cove to meet their friend Aqua, a mini-mermaid, they see pirates instead.

This makes me angry

June 14, 2018
Carbone, Courtney, author.
New York, NY : Rodale Kids, [2018]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
A young boy having a bad day that continues to get worse has a chance to reflect on the events and determine why he was so mad.

This makes me silly

June 14, 2018
Carbone, Courtney, author.
New York : Rodale Kids, [2018]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
A little girl spends the day at the zoo with her family and learns that it is okay to be silly but sometimes it is important to be calm.

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