New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

January 21, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

5 wild creature adventures! : a collection of five early readers

January 20, 2017
Kratt, Martin, author.
New York : Random House, 2017.
152 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
"Wild Kratts."
"A science reader."
Wild animal babies -- Wild insects -- Wild predators -- Wild reptiles -- Wild sea creatures.
A collection of five previously released Wild Kratts animal adventures.

Into the night to save the day!

January 20, 2017
Spinner, Cala.
New York : Simon Spotlight, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Based on the episode "Catboy vs. Robo-Cat."
Adapted by Cala Spinner.
"It's a Cat-astrophe! When Romeo kidnaps Amaya and Greg and steals their pajamas, it's up to Catboy to save his friends! But can Catboy do it on his own, or will it take teamwork to save the day?"-- Amazon.com

Stripes and the jungle horn

January 20, 2017
Berrios, Frank, adapter.
New York, NY : Random House, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"With flaps to lift!"--Cover.
"Based on the teleplay 'The jungle horn' by Jeff Borkin."
Stripes the tiger truck shows his friends his jungle horn which he uses to call his jungle friends to play. When Crusher grabs the horn and speeds away, the other trucks race after him to retrieve the horn.

Heart of a ninja.

January 20, 2017
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 x 23 cm
Tabbed board book.
"Half-shell heroes"--Page 3 of cover.
Splinter, April, and the brothers each name a thing that they love, including leading, battling bad guys, eating pizza, and hanging out with friends.

Pua and Heihei

January 19, 2017
Tillworth, Mary, author.
©2017
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
At head of title: Disney Moana.
"Based on an original story by Suzanne Francis."
"Can Pua the pig stop Heihei the rooster from causing trouble for Moana at the island feast?"--Back cover.

The lion guard : baboons!

January 19, 2017
Jordan, Apple.
New York : Golden Books, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"From the episode "Baboons" written by Kevin Hopps and Jack Monaco for the series developed for television by Ford Riley"--T.p.
"Disney junior"--Cover.
Fuli and the Lion Guard help a little lost baboon return home.

Elmo's Mother Goose rhymes

January 19, 2017
Allen, Constance.
New York, NY : Golden Books, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Nursery rhymes featuring characters from Sesame Street.

A is for awful : a Grumpy Cat ABC book

January 19, 2017
Webster, Christy, author.
New York, NY : Golden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Grumpy Cat needs to learn his ABCs, but he doesn't want to.

Race for the stars

January 19, 2017
Weinberg, Jennifer, 1970- author.
©2017
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Based on the screenplay by Nina Bargiel ; with additional writing by Jennifer Skelly.
"Barbie goes inside a new video game! Can she stop the nasty virus that's trying to take it over?"--Back cover.

Spring is everywhere!

January 19, 2017
©2016
85 pages: color illustrations ; 21 cm
Stories originally published separately in different form by Randowm House as The Pups Save the Bunnies in 2016; Zeg and teh Egg in 2016; Bug Parade! in 2014 and Marshall to the Resuce! in 2016.
"A Random House pictureback book"
The Pups save the bunnies / based on the telplay "Pup Saves the Bunnies" by Ursula Ziegler-Sullivan; illustrated by MJ Illustrations -- Zeg and the egg / by Mary Tillworth; illustrated by Niki Foley -- Bug parade! / by Krista Pohlmeyer; based on the teleplay "Bring on the Bugs! by Jonny Belt, Bob Mittenthal, Michael Rubiner, Robert Scull, and Clark Stubbs; illustrated by Harry Moore -- Marshall to the rescue! / based on the episode "Pup Pup Goose" by Ursula Ziegler-Sullivan; illustrated by MJ Illustrations.
Spring has sprung, and it's time for adventure! Explore the great outdoors in four stories featuring the PAW Patrol, the Bubble Guppies, and Blaze and the Monster Machines.

Thomas on the moon

January 19, 2017
New York : Golden Books, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"Originally published in a different form by Random House Children's Books, New York, in 2001."
"Based on the Railway Series by the Reverend W. Awdry."
Thomas is asked to take the school children through the exhibits of the big Space Fair in the park.

Hug it out!

January 19, 2017
Thomas, Louis, 1987- author, illustrator.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Tired of hearing her son and daughter fight, Mom devises an unusual punishment.

Pen pals

January 19, 2017
Pichard, Alexandra, 1985- author, illustrator.
New York : Aladdin Books, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Originally published in France in 2014 as Cher Bill by Gallimard Jeunesse.
"For an entire school year, Oscar the ant and Bill the octopus send letters to each other as part of a class project. Oscar loves table tennis and Bill loves modeling clay. Oscar does judo, while Bill has a garden. Despite their differences, the two new friends find shared interests...all leading up to one final surprise!"--Jacket flap.

Wolf in the snow

January 19, 2017
Cordell, Matthew, 1975- author, illustrator.
New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
When a wolf cub and little girl are lost in a snowstorm they must find their way home.

XO, Ox : a love story

January 19, 2017
Rex, Adam, author.
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"A Neal Porter book."
"The hilarious tale of an ox who is in love with a gazelle, told in correspondence"-- Provided by publisher.

And I have you : a book of mothers and babies

January 19, 2017
Smith, Maggie, 1965- author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Alfred A Knopf, an imprint of Random House, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 26 cm
This book celebrates the love between mothers and babies throughout the animal kingdom. As our human baby grows from newborn to toddler, Mom offers the constant, comforting refrain: Wherever you go, whatever you see, I'll always have you and you'll always have me. Maggie Smith has created a classic first book for mothers and babies-- a feast for the eyes and a hug for the heart.

Delivery

January 19, 2017
Meshon, Aaron, author, illustrator.
©2017
42 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 27 cm
In this nearly wordless picture book, a grandmother uses every creative means of transportation necessary to deliver cookies to her grandson on his birthday.

Really feely baby animals

January 19, 2017
Appleton, Polly, author.
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm
On board pages.
At head of title: DK.
Simple text and textured illustrations introduce young readers to baby animals, including a fuzzy owl chick, a fluffy puppy, and a soft baby rabbit.

Really feely farm

January 19, 2017
Appleton, Polly, author.
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm
Cover title.
At head of title: DK.
Simple text and textured illustrations introduce young readers to animals on the farm, including a fluffy duckling, a woolly sheep, and a bristly pig.

Let your PEEPSonality shine! : how to live the sweet life like a PEEP

January 19, 2017
Posner-Sanchez, Andrea, author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 x 16 cm.
Learn how to let your peepsonality shine with this Peeps guide to life. Features advice from Peeps Chicks and Bunnies, Peeps fun facts, and more.

Springtime friends

January 19, 2017
Depken, Kristen L., author.
©2017
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 17 cm.
On board pages.
Cover title.
Celebrate spring with Rapunzel, Merida, Tiana and Belle!

If winning isn't everything, why do I hate to lose?

January 19, 2017
Smith, Bryan (Bryan Kyle), 1978- author.
Boys Town, NE : Boys Town Press, [2015]
31 pages ; color illustrations ; 23 cm
Kelsey is a sore loser and a sore winner. With help, however, she discovers that practicing good sportsmanship (or sportsGIRLship, as Kelsey likes to say) makes playing a lot more fun -- win or lose.--Publisher.

Is there an app for that? : Hailey discovers happiness through self-acceptance

January 19, 2017
Smith, Bryan (Bryan Kyle), 1978- author.
Boys Town, NE : Boys Town Press, [2015]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Magic apps promise to change Hailey so she feels more like she fits in. But as she tries app after app, she begins to realize that trying to be like others isn't all it's cracked up to be!--Publisher.

Cheaters never prosper

January 19, 2017
Cook, Julia, 1964- author.
©2016
31 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
A friendly competition turns sour after Noodle cheats his way to victory. Young readers will learn a valuable lesson about the cost of cheating while enjoying a few laughs.--Publisher.

Ella and Penguin : a perfect match

January 18, 2017
Maynor, Megan, author.
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2017.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
When Ella and Penguin discover they do not both enjoy the same things, they are upset because they think friends have to match each other perfectly.

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