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Crackerjack Jack

Bowman Wilker · Owlkids
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

This is a book about a robber -- a wisecracker, firecracker, knucklecracking crook named Jack. Jack devises a ploy to rob a bank, with a duck as his unlikely accomplice. This villainous duo bumbles their way through a robbery, in which Jack ends up knocked unconscious, arrested for the crime,...
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Between Us and Abuela: A Family Story from the Border

Mitali Perkins · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

It's almost time for Christmas, and Maria is traveling with her mother and younger brother, Juan, to visit their grandmother on the border of California and Mexico.
For the few minutes they can share together along the fence, Maria and her brother plan to exchange stories and Christmas...
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Thomas and the Beanstalk

Golden Books. · Golden Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Thomas the Tank Engine stars in a retelling of the fairy tale "Jack and the Beanstalk." Thomas tells his friends the story of Jack, the magic beans, and the giant beanstalk before bedtime. The next day, while carrying a load of beans, Thomas is bashed in an accident and dreams...
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Amanda Panda Quits Kindergarten

Candice F Ransom · Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Kindergarten has never been funnier with the launch of this new, strong-willed character, in the style of Ladybug Girl, Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, and Bread and Jam for Frances.

Amanda Panda has BIG ideas for her first day of school. But when things don't...
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The Twelve Days of Christmas

Emma Randall · Penguin Workshop
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

With art so stunning it glistens like freshly fallen snow, this cozy Christmas tale is an essential treasure for anyone celebrating the holiday season!

Bursting with gorgeous illustrations that accompany the lyrics to this classic carol, the festive artwork and jolly characters capture...
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Hedgehog

Ashlyn Anstee · Tundra Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Hedgehog is hogging the hedge and won't let the other animals live there. In this humorous political allegory, he learns that it's not a winning strategy.Winter is coming, and the animals need homes. The worms move in with the groundhogs. The possums share a burrow with the foxes....
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Daniel Tiger's Day and Night

Alexandra Cassel · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 16
Format: Paperback

Daniel learns that by following certain routines in the morning and nighttime he's guaranteed to have a grr-ific day in this 8x8 storybook based on episodes of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood.Get to know all of the morning routines that help Daniel Tiger get ready for a grr-ific day....
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What George Forgot

Kathy Wolff · Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

George is great at remembering things! When it's time to get ready for school, he remembers to wake up his family, put on his brand-new superhero watch, and tell his daily knock-knock joke.
He even remembers to eat breakfast, brush his teeth, and find his backpack!

So why does...

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The Detective Dog

JULIA DONALDSON · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A rollicking rhyming picture book from bestselling author Julia Donaldson about a dog who uses her amazing sense of smell to solve mysteries.When Detective Dog Nell puts her nose to the task, there's no mystery she can't solve. Whether she's tracking the missing shoe of her human,...
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Maggie's Treasure

Jon-Erik Lappano · Groundwood Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Maggie finds treasure wherever she goes. Whether it's a button, a feather or a shiny stone, she picks it up and takes it home. At first the neighbors and city workers are grateful to Maggie for cleaning up; the mayor even gives her an award. But over time Maggie's collection grows...
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