New Arrivals · Kids’ Picture & Easy Books

December 2, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The gift of Maud Pie

December 1, 2016
Fox, Jennifer.
©2016
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
"Based on the episode written by Michael P. Fox & Will Fox"--T.p.
"What happens when Maud Pie sells her things so she can give her wacky sister, Pinkie Pie, a gift? And what happens when Pinkie Pie does the same thing for Maud?"--Publisher.

Jane Foster's colors.

December 1, 2016
Foster, Jane, 1970- illustrator.
New York, New York : Little Bee Books, 2016.
26 unnumbered pages: color illustrations ; 19 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
Illustrations of animals and household objects introduce readers to the colors, from green and gray to red and yellow.

Kate and the Mitty Kats

December 1, 2016
Jacobs, Lana, author.
New York, New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Kate and Mim-Mim babysit an entire box of adorable kittens.

Merida is our babysitter

December 1, 2016
Jordan, Apple.
New York : Random House Children's Books, a division of Pengin Random House LLC, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.

Moana

December 1, 2016
Hitchcock, Laura, 1959- author.
New York, NY : Golden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
At head of title: Disney.
In the ancient South Pacific world of Oceania, Moana, a born navigator, sets sail in search of a fabled island. During her incredible journey, she teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui, to traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage. They encounter enormous sea creatures, breathtaking underworlds, and ancient folklore.

Wendy saves the day!

December 1, 2016
Milton, Elizabeth, author.
©2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
At head of title "Bob the builder"
"Based on the episode "Saffi's tree house" written by Miranda Larson" --Title page.
PICTURE STORYBOOKS. When Saffi designs an amazing treehouse, she knows just who to ask to build it: Bob the Builder and his crew! But when a tough job gets even tougher, it looks like Saffi's treehouse might not happen after all. Can Saffi's hero, Wendy, save the day?. Ages 0+

Muck on ice

November 30, 2016
Sollinger, Emily, author.
New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, 2016.
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
At head of title: Bob the builder.
Bob and the team build a new ice rink for the hockey team.

Jane Foster's black and white.

November 30, 2016
Foster, Jane, 1970-
New York, New York : Little Bee Books, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
Illustrations of animals introduce readers to the colors black and white.-- Source other than Library of Congress.

Kate's wish

November 30, 2016
Jacobs, Lana. author.
New York, New York : Penguin Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]
31 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
A Penguin Young Reader based on the popular Disney Jr. animated show Kate & Mim-Mim!
"Kate & Mim-Mim" -- Cover.
"Kate learns a valuable lesson when her best friend Mim-Mim makes a wish to change himself in the magical land of Mimiloo" -- Provided by publisher.

Moana

November 30, 2016
Hitchcock, Laura, 1959- author.
New York, NY : Golden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 cm
In the ancient South Pacific world of Oceania, Moana, a born navigator, sets sail in search of a fabled island. During her incredible journey, she teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui, to traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage. They encounter enormous sea creatures, breathtaking underworlds, and ancient folklore.

Moo dog

November 30, 2016
Milgrim, David, author.
New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., 2016.
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Follow-up to: Moo bird.
Moo Dog and Moo Bird are different form the other animals. The other animals laugh at Dog when he moos instead of barks, but Dog and Bird show the others that being different can be fun.

Very Little Sleeping Beauty

November 30, 2016
Heapy, Teresa, author.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
It is time for bed, but Very Little Sleeping Beauty is not tired and does not want to go to bed.

Melena's jubilee : the story of a fresh start

November 30, 2016
Elliott, Zetta, author.
©2016
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Finding herself forgiven on a rain-scrubbed morning after a difficult day, Melena makes a fresh start, and shares the song in her heart with her family and friends.

One minute

November 29, 2016
Ahn, Somin, author, illustrator.
San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books LLC, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
In simple text and illustrations, the author explains all the things that can happen in a minute--both good and bad.

5 little ducks

November 28, 2016
Fleming, Denise, 1950- author, illustrator.
©2016
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Each day, Papa Duck goes out with his ducklings but on Monday only four come back, on Tuesday only three, but on Saturday all return when he calls and on Sunday, they stay home and rest.

Dinosaurs in disguise

November 28, 2016
Krensky, Stephen, author.
©2016
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm
Did a comet kill off the dinosaurs, or are they masters of disguise, hiding in plain sight all along?

Subway train adventure

November 28, 2016
Fenner, Julie, author.
©2016
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Based on the TV series teleplay written by Lazar Saric."
Curious George is excited to ride the subway to the zoo. He gets separated from his friend, the man with the yellow hat.

Sweet competition

November 28, 2016
Reed, Liz, author.
©2016
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
For this pair of twin cherries, everything is a competition. If Girl Cherry can swing higher, Boy Cherry will boast that he can swing lower. If one is smarter, then the other is cooler. So when they enter a contest to build the best dessert ever, they immediately pit themselves against each other. But when you're attached at the stem, there's only so much you can do on your own. Things could be easy as pie -- so to speak -- if they put aside their differences and join forces. Will Boy Cherry and Girl Cherry cream the competition by working together... or will one try to be the cherry on top?

One cheetah, one cherry : a book of beautiful numbers

November 28, 2016
Morris, Jackie, author, illustrator.
Herfordshire, UK : Otter-Barry Books, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
One cherry, one cheetah. Two dogs, two balls, one big, one small. Three bears, three bowls, three silver spoons. With playful words and beautiful animal paintings, this spectacular counting book features numbers up to ten in words and numerals, illustrated in watercolour, with gold and silver leaf, and including elephants, tigers, swans, mice and more.

Dinosaurs don't have bedtimes!

November 23, 2016
Knapman, Timothy, author.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
A little boy tries to persuade his mother that dinosaurs don't have bedtimes.

Gary

November 23, 2016
Rudge, Leila, author, illustrator.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Gary, a racing pigeon who cannot fly, winds up lost in the big city, where he finds the big adventure he has been searching for.

The grizzly bear who lost his grrrrr!

November 23, 2016
Biddulph, Rob, author, illustrator.
©2015
29 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
"Originally published in Great Britain by HarperCollins Children's Books in 2015"--Copyright page.
Each year, for as long as the forest has stood, a contest is held for the bears of the wood... Fred is the champion. He's the best. But being the best takes time and training, especially when it comes to having the loudest growl. Then, one morning, disaster strikes -- Fred's GRRRRR is gone! Oh, no! Will Fred find his GRRRRR and realize that there's more to life than being a winner?

It is not time for sleeping : (a bedtime story)

November 23, 2016
Graff, Lisa (Lisa Colleen), 1981- author.
©2016
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Bedtime is near, but from the end of dinner until lights are turned off, it is not really time for sleeping until a child receives a special good night wish.

Waiting for snow

November 23, 2016
Arnold, Marsha Diane, author.
©2016
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
"Badger cannot wait one more minute for it to snow. When his friend Hedgehog explains that everything comes in its time, Badger is unconvinced and impatient as ever. But Badger's friends have a few tricks up their sleeves to try and get the snow's attention and distract their pal in the meantime"-- Provided by publisher.

Little big girl

November 23, 2016
Keane, Claire, author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Dial Books for Young Readers, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Matisse is a little girl in a big world, until her baby brother is born and she discovers she is not so little, after all.

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