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Mitzi Tulane, preschool detective, in What's that smell

Lauren McLaughlin · Random House
Format: Print book

Mitzi Tulane may be only three years old, but she sure knows how to follow a trail of evidence and solve tough mysteries. From the strange happenings in the kitchen to the sudden arrival of every family member she's ever met, Mitzi pieces together the clues and (finally) realizes that...
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Romping Monsters, Stomping Monsters

Jane Yolen · Candlewick; First Edition edition
Format: Book

Those little monsters are back - and on the move! Jane Yolen takes her rhymes to the playground, aided by Kelly Murphy's exuberant illustrations.Stretching, twirling, tumbling, jumping! Welcome to a playground teeming with monsters, bristling with energy, and scaring up ways to have...
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Duck Sock Hop

Jane Kohuth · Dial Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A rollicking, rhyming read-aloud that will knock your socks off! Warm-up, wiggle, stretch your beak. Duck Sock Hop comes once a week! The mood is high, the sun is low, the music starts, get ready, go! In this tongue-twisting, toe-tapping picture book, ducks grab socks from a big sock box and head...
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Tuesday Takes Me There: The Healing Journey of a Veteran and his Service Dog

Luis Carlos Montalvn · Post Hill Pr
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

From New York's Staten Island Ferry to a double-decker bus in Washington, DC, a delightful service dog, named Tuesday, narrates this fun and exciting journey -- with his disabled veteran partner -- to a very special place.Tuesday and Luis, an Iraq War veteran, must travel by boat,...
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Bad Apple's Perfect Day

Edward Hemingway · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

What can you do with . . . a dried-up watering hole,some mud,and a thunderstorm? Just ask Mac and Will! When these unlikely friends fun plans go awry, they show how a day of unexpected ups and downs can still be a perfect day—all it takes is a little imagination.The stars of Bad Apple,...
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Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

Peter Brown · Little
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Are you bored with being so proper? Do you want to have more fun? Mr. Tiger knows exactly how you feel. So he decides to go wild. But does he go too far? From Caldecott Honor artist Peter Brown comes a story that shows there's a time and place for everything... even going wild.
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Cityblock

Christopher Franceschelli · Abrams Appleseed
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Cityblock explores city life in an exciting and unique way, from up in a high-rise building to down in the subway. Divided into three sections - things that go, things to see, and things to eat - it features 24 different aspects of city living. As with the other acclaimed books in the series,...
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Sam's Pet Temper

Sangeeta Bhadra · Kids Can Press
Format: Hardcover

The hero of this picture book, Sam, has to wait for everything on the playground one day, and this makes him mad. "He got madder and madder until he was the maddest he had ever been in his whole life." And then, suddenly, an unusual thing appears. It runs around, shoving and tripping...
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How to Pee: Potty Training for Boys

Todd Spector · Henry Holt
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Out with the old and in with the new! Family physician Dr. Todd Spector presents a fresh and outrageously fun way to encourage little boys to give up their diapers. They can try it freestyle (in the backyard!) , or give the potty a try with the help of a few props and plenty of imagination....
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Wherever You Go

Pat Zietlow Miller · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Roads give you chances to seek and explore. Want an adventure?
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A Surprise for Giraffe and Elephant

Paul Gude · Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

Elephant has a lot to say about surprises-about surprise alpine horn serenades, and surprise toboggans, and surprise parties.And while Giraffe doesn't have a lot to say about surprises, or anything else, he always seems to get the last word.With surprising wit and humor, Paul Gude brings...
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Here Comes Destructosaurus!

Aaron Reynolds · Chronicle Books Llc
Format: Hardcover

Watch the unstoppable destructive force of a raging temper tantrum! Tremble at the enormous mess and disrespectful roaring! Despair as no amount of scolding can stem the heedless fury! Someone is heading for a time-out, Mister! Anyone who has witnessed (or been) a toddler in the throes...
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This book just ate my dog!

Richard Byrne · Henry Holt
Pages: 32
Format: Book

When her dog disappears into the gutter of the book, Bella calls for help. But when the helpers disappear too, Bella realizes it will take more than a tug on the leash to put things right. Cleverly using the physicality of the book, This book just ate my dog! is inventive, ingenious, and just...
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Batman and Robin's Training Day

R J Cregg · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

Get a training lesson from Batman in this 8x8 storybook based on the animated film, Batman: Mechs vs. Mutants!Batman is training a new kid, Damian, to be his sidekick, Robin. What does it take to wear Robin's super hero costume? Follow along as Robin gets to drive the Batmobile for the first...
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