New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

February 22, 2018
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

I am brave

February 21, 2018
Capozzi, Suzy, author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
On a family vacation a young girl shows bravery by trying new experiences, including surfing, horseback riding, and hiking.

I am strong

February 21, 2018
Capozzi, Suzy, author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
I Am Strong follows a young boy on a fun-filled day as he learns what it means to be strong. Despite his small size, he surprises his teammates and himself when he demonstrates mental, emotional, and physical strength to become the Field Day champion! This third title in the Positive Power series will get kids excited about their own strengths--whether it's learning to read or running really fast.

Peep and Egg : I'm not using the potty

February 21, 2018
Gehl, Laura, author.
New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Egg is scared to use the potty, until Peep convinces her to do so"-- Provided by publisher.

Baby Bear's book of tiny tales

February 21, 2018
McPhail, David, 1940- author, illustrator.
©2018
47 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Baby Bear finds a boot -- Baby Bear finds a flower -- Baby Bear finds a baby bird -- Baby Bear finds a friend.
"In four short tales, Baby Bear discovers treasures both small and large, from a delicate flower to a brand new friend"-- Provided by publisher.

Neither

February 21, 2018
Anderson, Airlie, author, illustrator.
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Because Neither is unlike both the rabbits and birds of the Land of This and That, it sets out to find a new place where all kinds of creatures are welcome.

Best friends forever

February 21, 2018
Hart, Owen, author.
Wilton, CT : Tiger Tales, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Originally published in Great Britain 2018 by Little Tiger Press.
Having all kinds of friends is special! Some friends make you laugh, while some give good advice; others know the right thing to say, and still others are the best with whom to have daring adventures. But best friends are the most special of all! A sweet celebration of best friends everywhere.

Blue monster wants it all!

February 21, 2018
Willis, Jeanne, author.
Wilton, Conn. : Tiger Tales, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Originally published in Great Britian 2018 by Little Tiger Press"--T.p. verso.
Blue Monster loves brand new things. A fancy new hat . . . a shiny submarine . . . a fabulous funfair . . . and a paradise island, all of his own. But he's still not happy! What will it take for Blue Monster to realise there are some things that money can't buy?

Passover family

February 21, 2018
Polak, Monique, author.
[Victoria, BC] : Orca Book Publishers, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
A photographic board book that focuses on family coming together to celebrate the Jewish festival of Passover.

Holi colors

February 21, 2018
Singh, Rina, 1955- author.
[Victoria, BC] : Orca Book Publishers, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
A vibrant board book that introduces little ones to the Hindu festival of Holi with a rainbow of colors.

Jinx and the Doom fight crime!

February 20, 2018
Mantchev, Lisa, author.
2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm
"A Paula Wiseman book."
Instead of fighting each other, Jinx and her little brother The Doom spend their days fighting crime, protecting the planet, defending the innocent, and taking lunch breaks.

Twinkle, twinkle, little car

February 20, 2018
Dopirak, Kate, author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
In this twist on the classic poem, a little red car takes a final cruise around town before going to bed, beeping good-night to all his vehicular friends.

Dinosaurs

February 20, 2018
McDonald, Jill (Jill McDonald-Gomez), author, illustrator.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm.
On board pages.
Cover title.
All young children love dinosaurs. Now here's a board book that teaches toddlers all about Triceratops, Stegosaurus, T-rex, and many more--with colors, shapes, sizes, and super-simple facts"--Amazon.

My body

February 20, 2018
McDonald, Jill (Jill McDonald-Gomez), author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm.
On board pages.
Cover title.
"Young children are fascinated by their eyes, ears, nose, fingers, and toes. Now here's a board book that teaches toddlers all about the human body, with shapes, sizes, colors, and super-simple facts."--Publisher.

Snoopy and Woodstock : best friends forever!

February 20, 2018
Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe), 1922-2000, author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
When Snoopy discovers Woodstock's baby book, he shares it with his best friend, and together they reminisce about how they met.

You're a big brother, Charlie Brown!

February 20, 2018
Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe), 1922-2000.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
"Peanuts."
It s hard to imagine Charlie Brown without his sister, Sally. When she was born, Charlie Brown was so overcome with joy that he told his friends, I'm a father! instead of saying he was a big brother! Soon he helps push her in the stroller, Linus teaches her how to hold a blanket, and Snoopy tags along as she crawls around the house! Best of all, Charlie Brown loves his sister no matter what. That s what being a big sibling is all about!

This is it

February 20, 2018
Peoples-Riley, Daria, author, illustrator.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
"A young dancer finds confidence in herself in this picture book about dance, individuality, and self expression"-- Provided by publisher.

Be a good dragon

February 20, 2018
Cyrus, Kurt, author, illustrator.
Ann Arbor, MI : Sleeping Bear Press, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"When a dragon catches a cold, setting off fires with its sneezes, a wizard comes to the rescue with a magic potion."--Provided by the publisher.

The boy and the blue moon

February 20, 2018
O'Leary, Sara, author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"Godwin Books."
When there's a blue moon, magical things can happen and in this enchanting picture book about a boy and his cat, they do.

The bat can bat : a book of true homonyms

February 20, 2018
Barretta, Gene, author, illustrator.
ò018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"Christy Ottaviano Books."
Playing a variety of sports, an assortment of animals introduces words that sound and are spelled the same but have different meanings, such as "bat," a flying mammal, and "bat," an implement for hitting a baseball.

Vincent comes home

February 20, 2018
Bagley, Jessixa, author, illustrator.
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2018.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Vincent lives on a cargo ship. His paws have never touched land. He spends his days chasing seagulls and eating fresh fish, and at night he stares at the stars that chart his ship's course.

My special word

February 20, 2018
Smith, Dwight (Author)
[United States] : Dwight Smith, 2017.
32 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm

Splish, splash, Ducky!

February 19, 2018
Cousins, Lucy, author.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2018.
Ducky Duckling has a rainy day adventure, but when the rain stops he feels sad.

Wild one

February 19, 2018
Whittingham, Jane, 1984- author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 26 cm
An energetic, rhyming day-in-the-life romp with a child and the animal playmates of her imagination.

Ten magic butterflies

February 19, 2018
McKellar, Danica, author.
©2018
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
One by one, ten flowers ask a fairy to turn them into butterflies for a night of magical flying, demonstrating to readers the different ways to group numbers to create ten.

Walk and see ABC

February 19, 2018
Beardshaw, Rosalind, illustrator.
©2016
1 volume : color illustrations ; 17 cm.
On board pages.
This alphabet board book will teach little ones all about nature. The Rosalind Beardshaw's illustrations and visual storytelling follow two children on a day in the countryside, bringing a narrative feel to this simple book for very young readers.

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