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Here comes Santa Cat

Deborah Underwood · Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC
Pages: 88
Format: Hardcover

"Cat wants off Santa's naughty list and makes several valiant attempts, but this 'being nice' business is trickier than he thought"--
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The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots

Beatrix Potter · Warne
Pages: 72
Format: Audiobook

Written in 1914 by Beatrix Potter but never illustrated, The Tale of Kitty in Boots has been made complete by illustrations from Quentin Blake just in time for the author's 150th birthday!When one serious, well-behaved young black cat named Miss Catherine St. Quintin - or Kitty for short...
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The First Dog

Jan Brett · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers; Reissue edition
Format: Hardcover

An exciting tale of adventure in prehistoric times, set against a spectacular Ice Age landscape.Kip the cave boy bounds along the trail home with a sack of warm and tasty Woolly Rhino ribs. If he could only get rid of pesky Paleowolf, who follows him, hoping for a taste of those delicious...
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The Bear Ate Your Sandwich

Julia Sarcone-Roach · Alfred A Knopf
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Bear meets sandwich, adventure ensues. . . . A sly classic-in-the-making for fans of Jon Klassen, Peter Brown, and Mo Willems. By now I think you know what happened to your sandwich. But you may not know how it happened. So let me tell you. It all started with the bear . . . So begins...
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Max and the Won't Go to Bed Show

Mark Sperring · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A fabulous bedtime show that's perfect for a bedtime reading adventure!Join Max and his dazzling show! But in the end, even great magicians need to go to sleep.Max the Magnificent is a daring magician. He can make cookies disappear, make animals appear, and even tame savage beasts!...
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Flashlight

Lizi Boyd · Chronicle Books (CA)
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Inside a tent it's cozy. But what is going on outside? Is it dark? Is it scary? Not if you have your trusty flashlight! Told solely through images and using a spare yet dramatic palette, artist Lizi Boyd has crafted a masterful exploration of night, nature, and art. Both lyrical and humorous,...
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Snow Rabbit, Spring Rabbit: A Book of Changing Seasons

Il Sung Na · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

What do the animals do when the snow falls to the ground and all the trees are bare? Some fly long distances, while some swim to warmer waters. Some take a long, warm sleep where they live, while others have a thick, cozy coat and can stay in the snow!As with Il Sung Na's previous books,...
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Dog vs. Cat

Chris Gall · Little
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Dog and Cat do not get along. But when they're forced to share a room, they agree to be on their best behavior...until Dog won't stop sniffing. Cat won't stop primping. Dog won't stop howling. Cat won't stop scratching. And when it comes to the litter-box...sharing is not an option!
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Otis and the Scarecrow

Loren Long · Philomel Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING CREATOR OF OTIS AND THE ILLUSTRATOR OF THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULDOn the farm where Otis the tractor lives, the farmer has introduced someone new - a scarecrow to shoo away the pesky crows. But when Otis and the animals greet the scarecrow with friendly smiles,...
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Such a Little Mouse

Alice Schertle · Orchard Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Explore the world of such a little mouse--from the bestselling author of LITTLE BLUE TRUCK!"And way down deep in the holelives a mouse.Such a little mouse,with his smart gray coat,with his ears pink as petals,with three twitchety whiskerson each side of his nose."With Alice Schertle's...
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Rude Cakes

Rowboat Watkins · Chronicle Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Who knew that cakes were so rude?! In this deliciously entertaining book, a not-so-sweet cake - who never says please or thank you or listens to its parents - gets its just desserts. Mixing hilarious text and pictures, Rowboat Watkins, a former Sendak fellow, has cooked up a laugh-out-...
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Supertruck

Stephen Savage · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When the city is hit by a colossal snowstorm, only one superhero can save the day. But who is this mysterious hero, and why does he disappear once his job is done?Find out in this snowy tale about a little truck with a very big job, the second of Stephen Savage's vehicle-based picture books.
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Families Around the World

Margriet Ruurs · Kids Can Press
Format: Hardcover

A successor to the popular Children Around the World written and illustrated by Donata Montanari, this book allows young readers to visit with fourteen children, each from a different country, to learn about their families. Based on real children, each one's story fills a two-page spread...
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The Incredible Life of Balto

Meghan McCarthy · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Most people know the story of Balto, the world famous dog who led his dogsled team through a blizzard to deliver a lifesaving serum to the stricken people of Nome, Alaska, in 1925. Balto shot to instant stardom - a company named dog food after him, a famous sculptor erected a statue of him that...
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Have You Seen My Dragon?

Steve Light · Candlewick Press
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Enter a fascinating, ornately drawn cityscape and help a boy find his dragon while counting objects from hot dogs to traffic lights.In the heart of the city, among the taxis and towers, a small boy travels uptown and down, searching for his friend. Readers will certainly spot the glorious...
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