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You Are Not Small

Anna Kang · Two Lions
Pages: 32
Format: Book

Winner of the 2015 Theodor Seuss Geisel Award Two fuzzy creatures can't agree on who is small and who is big, until a couple of surprise guests show up, settling it once and for all!The simple text of Anna Kang and bold illustrations of New Yorker cartoonist Christopher Weyant tell an original...
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Duck & Goose, Honk! Quack! Boo!

TAD HILLS · Schwartz & Wade
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

It's Halloween in the meadow, and the beloved, classic, and New York Times bestselling feathered friends Duck & Goose are ready for trick-or-treating! Duck is going as a spooky ghost. Goose is going as a brave superhero. And Thistle's costume . . . well, that's a secret. But what...
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The Only Fish in the Sea

Philip Christian Stead · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Did you hear about little Amy Scott? She got a goldfish for her birthday and then just threw it in the ocean! That doesn't seem right.I guess Sherman and Sadie will have to go save little Ellsworth (every fish deserves a proper name) on their own. They'll need: A boatFishing gearTwenty-one...
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Hello Spring!

Shelley Rotner · Holiday House
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

When winter ends, spring begins! The days get longer and the air gets warmer. Trees and flowers bloom and animals have their babies. Spring is the perfect time to have fun! Preschoolers will love this lyrical yet simple introduction to the wondrous surprises brought by spring. Featuring...
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Why do cats have tails?

David Ling · Starfish Bay Pub
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Children can come up with some pretty funny questions! Here in this warm and amusing story, Grandpa teases his granddaughters with some very unusual answers. The girls are spending time with Grandpa and his cats, and reject all his silly answers until one of them comes up with an idea that...
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"Oh, No," Said Elephant

A H Benjamin · Minedition
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

All the animals want to play hide-and-seek, but- "oh, no!" -Elephant isn't very good at that. He's too easy to find. What about leap-frog? He's not good at that, either. What about hopscotch, or skipping, or tag? No, no and no. Poor Elephant isn't very good at many games, and the animals...
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Whose Tools?

Toni Buzzeo · Abrams Appleseed
Pages: 16
Format: Hardcover

This nonfiction ode to building a house from the ground up features six kinds of craftsmen and the 24 tools they use, accurately labeled. The answer to each inquiring refrain is revealed under a gatefold, seven in all, engaging the reader in an informative guessing game. With lyrical (and...
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Migloo's Day

William Bee · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

A search-and-find adventure follows a dog named Migloo on a day packed with excitement.This is the story of Migloos day, a day filled with food, fun, friends, and adventure. There are things to find and puzzles to solve on action-filled spreads brimming with details. From acclaimed author-illustrator...
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An African Alphabet

Eric Walters · Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 28
Format: Board book

An African Alphabet is a vibrant ABC book that introduces babies and toddlers to the unique variety of animals found in Africa. An alphabet for all ages, the stunning linocut-influenced artwork brings an uncommon selection of critters to life in this lively concept book. From aardvark...
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Pepper & Poe

Frann Preston-Gannon · Orchard Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Maurice Sendak Fellowship Award Winner Frann Preston-Gannon makes her US picture book debut with this hilarious yet touching story about two soon-to-be sibling cats, Pepper & Poe.Pepper is an old cat. He's set in his ways, and used to his normal routine in the house that he rules--or...
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On the Wing

David Elliott · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

David Elliotts witty verse takes flight with gorgeous illustrations in an enchanting look at fifteen avian species for birders of all ages.Take to the sky to explore a glorious array of all things avian, from the tiny, restless hummingbird to the inscrutable horned owl to the majestic bald...
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R Is for Rocket: An ABC Book

Tad Hills · Schwartz & Wade
Format: Print book

Learn the ABCs with Rocket, the dog who inspires kids to read and write! This irresistible alphabet book from the creator of the New York Times bestsellers How Rocket Learned to Read and Rocket Writes a Story is sure to appeal to kids, parents, teachers, and librarians.   From finding...
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Trouble is a Friend of Mine

Stephanie Tromly · Kathy Dawson Books
Pages: 334
Format: Print book

Sherlock meets Veronica Mars meets Ferris Bueller's Day Off in this story of a wisecracking girl who meets a weird but brilliant boy and their roller-coaster of a semester that's one part awkward, three parts thrilling, and five parts awesome.When Philip Digby first shows up on her doorstep,...
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Can I Be Your Dog?

Troy Cummings · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A heart-tugging dog adoption story told through letters--deeply sincere and almost desperate pleas for a forever home--from the dog, himself!This picture book shares the tale of Arfy, a homeless mutt who lives in a box in an alley. Arfy writes to every person on Butternut Street about what...
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William's Winter Nap

Linda Ashman · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Just when William is ready to fall asleep in his cozy cabin, there is a tap on his window. A chilly chipmunk asks to stay, and Will scooches over in bed. "There's room for two--I'm sure we'll fit." The chipmunk is just the first in a parade of mammals, each bigger than the last,...
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