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Mom Loves Little Jumbo: Hello, I am Jumbo

Yasushi Muraki - minedition
Pages: 22
Format: Board book

Little Jumbo's mama is not only the greatest, but the biggest elephant ever! Naturally, she is not really the biggest in the world but from his perspective, she is a giant. She is brave and protects him; she plays with him, finds the tastiest fruit and cuddles him when it is time to sleep....
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Thank You, Garden

Liz Garton Scanlon - Beach Lane Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From the author of the Caldecott Honor-winning picture book All the World comes an exuberant, lyrical celebration of the plants - and people - that grow and thrive in a busy community garden.

A community garden unites children and neighbors in this celebration of all the things...
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Polar Bear's Story

Harriet Blackford - Boxer Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Follow an adorable little polar bear cub as she grows and learns about life in the Arctic. "A science primer for the youngest environmentalists." - Kirkus In the frigid Arctic, a polar bear is born, white and fluffy, with thick fur to protect her from the cold. This fourth...
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Nanette's Baguette

Mo Willems - Hyperion Books for Children
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Today is the day Nanette gets to get the baguette Is she set? YOU BET Mo Willems' hilarious new picture book, Nanette's Baguette, follows our plucky heroine on her first big solo trip to the bakery. But . . . will Nanette get the baguette from baker Juliette? Or will Nanette soon be beset...
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BE QUIET!

Ryan T Higgins - Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

All Rupert the mouse wants is to star in a beautiful, wordless picturebook. One that's visually stimulating! With scenic pictures! And style! He has plenty of ideas about what makes a great book, but his friends just WON'T. STOP. TALKING.
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Moo, Baa, La La La!

Sandra Boynton - Little Simon
Pages: 16
Format: Board book

It's BIG fun from Sandra Boynton in this big, big size of this favorite title. Great for laps and sharing, this oversized edition on thick, sturdy board material is perfect for oversized fun for children of all ages. This raucous story about the sounds animals make -- including three pigs...
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Baby Loves Quarks!

Ruth Spiro - Charlesbridge
Pages: 20
Format: Print book

Big, brainy science for the littlest listeners

Accurate enough to satisfy an expert, yet simple enough for baby, this book explores the basics of particle physics and chemistry - quarks, protons, neutrons, atoms and molecules - and ties it all to baby's world. Beautiful, visually...
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Five Little Pumpkins

- Childrens Pr
Pages: 12
Format: Board book

Count the pumpkins together as this classic rhyme is brought to life!
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Friday Night Wrestlefest

J. F. Fox - Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Are you ready to WRESTLE? Don't miss Friday Night Wrestlefest, a bedtime book inspired by WWE professional wrestling that will wear kids out before they go to bed. Ladies and Gentlemen, it's Friday night, and these kids are ready to wrestle! Join Dangerous Daddoo as he dishes out some...
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Bee: A Peek-Through Picture Book

Britta Teckentrup - Doubleday
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Fans of Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book can now fly along with Bee on her very busy day! Through a hole in the book's cover, a bee is buzzing inside a flower. Peek into this bright and lively book and discover the big ways this little insect contributes to the beauty of the environment,...
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A Midsummer Night's Dream: A BabyLit® Fairies Primer

Jennifer Adams - Gibbs Smith Publishers
Pages: 22
Format: Print book

The perfect lullaby for a magical midsummer night, and a beautiful way to introduce your little one to the Bard. Jennifer Adams' adaptation of Shakespeare's original lines and Alison Oliver's whimsical illustrations bring the world of fairies to life and will enchant little...
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Saturday

Oge Mora - Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In this warm and tender story by the Caldecott Honor-winning creator of Thank You, Omu!, join a mother and daughter on an up-and-down journey that reminds them of what's best about Saturdays: precious time together.

Today would be special. Today would be splendid. It was Saturday!...
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See Zip Zap

David Milgrim - Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Meet the unlucky magician Zip and his friends in the first of the Adventures of Zip Ready-to-Go! books from author-illustrator David Milgrim, who was awarded a Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor for his Ready-to-Read, Go, Otto, Go!This is Zip. Zip likes to zap. What will Zip zap today? Perfect...
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Silly Monsters at Mealtime

Kerilyn Acer - Childrens Pr
Pages: 12
Format: Board book

Rookie Toddler books are perfect for beginning learners. All feature die-cut tabs to make it easy to hold and turn the pages as well as simple, engaging text and big photographs and illustrations. In this title, the silly monsters dont know what to do when its time to eat. Its up to us to show...
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The Music of Life

Louis Thomas - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Full of joy and discovery, Louis Thomas' The Music of Life is a simple, melodious picture book about finding big inspiration and beauty in the smallest of details.At night when everyone else is asleep, one artist sits awake--pencil in hand, stuck. Lenny is a composer, but this evening,...
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As Warm As the Sun

Kate McMullan - Neal Porter Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

French bulldogs Toby and Pinkie learn to live together and form a heartwarming friendship.

Toby loves basking in the morning sun, snuggling in a lap in the afternoon, and toasting his tummy by the fireside at night, but somehow his warm spots never last. What Toby wants more than...
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Do Not Go in There

Horn, Ariel - IMPRINT


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Will You Be My Friend?

Sam McBratney - Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From legendary author and illustrator duo Sam McBratney and Anita Jeram comes the delightful sequel to the heartwarming picture book classic Guess How Much I Love You. Little Nutbrown Hare is out exploring on his own. Off he hops along the path and through the grass until he reaches Cloudy...
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Don't Forget Dexter!

LINDSAY WARD - Two Lions
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Introducing Dexter T. Rexter, the toughest, coolest dinosaur ever. At least he likes to think so.

When his best friend, Jack, leaves him behind at the doctor's office, Dexter T. Rexter panics. First he tries to find Jack. Then he sings their special song. Then he sings their special...

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Superman Colors

Benjamin Bird - Picture Window Books; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

SUPERMAN guides young learners through a universe of color in this hard to resist board book. Each bright page helps the listener identity a familiar color with its corresponding word. All super heroes know their colors!,
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Bonaparte Falls Apart

MARGERY CUYLER - Crown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Library Binding

Readers who love stories about friendship, school, and little monsters will love this clever and humorous picture book about a skeleton who is falling to pieces and needs help pulling himself together. Bonaparte is having a tough time. It's hard for this young skeleton to just hang...
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Don Quixote: A BabyLit® Spanish Language Primer

Jennifer Adams - Gibbs Smith; Brdbk Blg edition
Format: Board book

BabyLit® is a fashionable way to introduce your toddler to the world of classic literature. With clever, simple text by Jennifer Adams, paired with stylish design and illustrations by Sugar's Alison Oliver, these books are a must for every savvy parent's nursery library. Jennifer...
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Found

Salina Yoon - Bloomsbury USA Childrens; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

When Bear finds a lost stuffed toy bunny in the forest, he begins to worry. After all, the stuffed bunny must feel lonely and want to return safely to its owner and home! But as Bear searches for the bunny's owner, he begins to grow attached to his newfound friend. What will happen...
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Happy Easter, Pout-Pout Fish

Deborah Diesen - Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr)
Pages: 12
Format: Print book

A short and sweet mini-adventure especially created to introduce the youngest guppies to the New York Times-Bestselling Pout-Pout Fish series.Hippity-hoppity, the pout-pout bunny is on his way! Toddlers will love swimming along with the pout-pout fish this Easter as he turns little pouts...
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Bears Are Big

Douglas Florian - Little Bee Books
Pages: 18
Format: Print book

Discover animal opposites in this playful board book by award-winning author Douglas Florian.Bears are big. Bees are small. Shrews are short. Giraffes are tall. In this fun, rhyming story by award-winning author Douglas Florian, little ones can meet pairs of animals and discover how they're...
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Froggy's Lemonade Stand

Jonathan London - Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Froggy has a lemonade stand, but he's done it his way!

Froggy has great plans for all the money he's going to make from his lemonade stand. But there's a problem: he was so thirsty that he drank all the lemonade. Luckily lovable Froggy has lots of good friends to help him find...
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Senorita Mariposa

Ben Gundersheimer
Format: Hardcover


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Don't Go There!

Jeanne Willis - Andersen Pr USA
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Lid up, pants down, bottom on the seat!

They must not have toilets in outer space, because this baby Martian keeps going in the wrong place: a bird bath, a bin, an up-turned hat. Perhaps if he masters "The Toilet Song," he might learn where to go.

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This Is Gus

Chris Chatterton - Penguin Workshop
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Meet Gus. He is one grumpy dog who doesn't like much of anything, especially making new friends. So what will Gus do when a little puppy comes barking into his life?Readers are invited to giggle their grumps away with Gus and his adorable, new puppy friend in this hilarious picture...
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Can a Cat Do That?

Eric Carle - Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A bee can fly. Can a cat do that? Find out in this Ready-to-Go! Ready-to-Read filled with Eric Carle's iconic art style. Perfect for kids at the beginning of their reading journeys, Can a Cat Do That? was written for children who have learned the alphabet and are ready to start reading!...
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Pup on the Run

Elle Stephens - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

This Step 2 Step into Reading Level Reader is based on Barbie's Dreamhouse Adventures on Netflix!Barbie loves to help. But when she and her pup Honey get stuck in a tree, will Barbie be able to put her pride aside and ask for help? Children ages 4 to 6 will love this Step 2 Step into...
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So Many Sounds

TIM MCCANNA - Abrams Appleseed
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

Listen! Do you hear a sound? Noises come from all around.
Soft and gentle, loud and clear. Oh so many sounds to hear!

SoMany Sounds is a wonderful rhyming read-aloud featuring everyday sounds and a refrain that children will love repeating. The playful text and illustrations...
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Bedtime for Yeti

Vin Vogel - Dial Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Snuggle up with this sweet bedtime story about friendship and bravery that's sure to give you the warm fuzzies.

Yeti loves his stuffed toy Chunk. They play together all day and snuggle up under the covers each night. But when Chunk goes missing, Yeti has to go to bed alone in the shadowy...
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Doc McStuffins Stuffy's Colorful Cure

Disney Book Group - Disney Press; Ltf Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

Shaped like Docs backyard clinic, this board book brings interactive fun with the turn of every page. Peek under the flaps to find Doc and her friends and all kinds of fun surprises as you explore the clinic and diagnose patients with Doc. ,
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An Alphabet

Oliver Jeffers - Philomel Books
Pages: 26
Format: Print book

The New York Times bestselling alphabet/story book from the artist of The Day the Crayons Quit is now available in an abridged edition for the littlest learners! The perfect introduction to both the alphabet and to the world of Oliver Jeffers! This clever and funny board book from the #1 bestselling...
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The Big Book of Small to Tall Pokémon

STEVE FOXE - Golden Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Meet Pokémon of all shapes and sizes in this full-color hardcover storybook!Get to know the various Pokémon in this hardcover illustrated storybook! It features all types of Pokémon, from tiny Cutiefly to the gargantuan Gyarados. Pokémon fans of all ages will love being introduced to these...
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Chomp Goes the Alligator

Matthew Van Fleet - Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 26
Format: Hardcover

From #1 New York Times bestselling novelty book creator Matt Van Fleet comes an irresistible picture book about a very hungry alligator who likes to chomp, chomp, chomp, which will delight readers as they learn animal names, colors, and counting.Along came the alligator, chomp, chomp, chomp!...
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Once Upon a Goat

Dan Richards - Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A twisted fairy tale about a king and queen who wish for a child of their own . . . and end up with a baby goat. Perfect for readers of Children Make Terrible Pets and Wolfie the Bunny.

Once upon a time, a very prim and proper king and queen begged their fairy godmother...
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Little Owl's Bedtime

Debi Gliori - Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Little Owl cannot sleep--his pillow is lumpy, his quilt too hot, and he hears strange noises--until Mommy Owl says that tomorrow, and his grandparents' visit, will come sooner if he sleeps.
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Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Disney Little Golden Book

Diane Muldrow - Random House Disney
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Have you forgotten how to see the magic in the world around you? To get that childlike sparkle back in your life, look no further than timeless Disney Little Golden Books! Featuring illustrations from classic favorites such as Cinderella, Frozen, Dumbo, Peter Pan, The Lion King, Snow White,...
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Penguins Don't Wear Sweaters!

Marikka Tamura - Nancy Paulsen Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This uplifting, charmingly told story, tells what happens when well-meaning humans knit sweaters for penguins who've encountered an oil spill. You may have seen the cute pictures of penguins wearing sweaters--but did you know why they were wearing them? Debut author Marikka Tamura answers...
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Soaked!

Abi Cushman - Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A Hula-Hooping moose, a badger with a bumblebee umbrella, a rabbit in a cashmere sweater, and a very wet bear star in this unpredictable and laugh-out-loud picture book in which having fun gets the best of a grumpy bear.It looks like a wet and dreary day for Bear and his trio of friends....
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Penguin on Vacation

Salina Yoon - Bloomsbury USA Childrens; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

Penguin is tired of the snow and cold, so he decides to visit the beach! But when his favorite activities like skiing and skating dont work so well on sand, can a new friend help Penguin learn how to have fun in the sun? Seasoned illustrator Salina Yoons charming text and bright, energetic...
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The 12 Engines of Christmas

Random House - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 14
Format: Board book

This oversized, shaped Thomas & Friends board book offers the beloved Christmas carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas," adapted to the world of Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends. Children can also count up to the twelve days of Christmas with each verse featuring a different...
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The Great Race: The Story of the Chinese Zodiac

CHRISTOPHER CORR - Frances Lincoln Children's Bks
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Celebrate Chinese New Year and learn how every animal earned its place in the Chinese zodiac by taking part in the Great Race! Discover who will come first to win the ultimate prize, and find out why Cat will never forgive his friend Rat in this ancient folk tale that has been passed from...
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Peck Peck Peck

Lucy Cousins - Candlewick Press (MA)
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"Not only has irresistible charm but in Cousins's signature fashion, there's a lot to learn. . . . There's a world of interactive enjoyment here." - BOOKLIST (starred review) Little woodpecker has just learned to peck. He's having so much fun that he peck-peck-pecks...
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Summer Supper

RUBIN PFEFFER - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A bold and graphic farm-to-table story, told entirely in words beginning with the letter "s"!

From sowing seeds in spring to savoring succotash, follow the creation of a family meal from the farm to the picnic table on a warm summer evening. Told entirely in words beginning...
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S Is for Santa: A Christmas Alphabet

GREG PAPROCKI - Gibbs Smith
Pages: 32
Format: Board book

From the creators of BabyLit, a Christmas board book for infants and toddlers, to evoke the wonder of Christmas. A collection of twenty-six illustrations featuring colorful Christmas-themed concepts sure to evoke a sense of wonderment for toddlers and nostalgia for parents, including Christmas...
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Batman Is Fast!

Maggie Testa - Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Now very new readers can reach for the stars with Batman in this book that's part of an all-new Ready-to-Read level, Ready-to-Go!Perfect for kids at the beginning of their reading journeys, Batman Is Fast! was written for children who have learned the alphabet and are ready to start...
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Spirit Day: A Book About Spreading Joy

Little Bee Books
Format: Board Book


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What Is Hip-Hop?

ERIC MORSE - Black Sheep
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"Morse and Yi (the team behind What Is Punk?) highlight hip-hop's cultural hegemony via an impressively encyclopedic parade of rhyming biographies. Yi's meticulously styled clay figures are as magical as in the previous book, combining profound expressiveness with the playfulness...
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Olaf's Frozen Adventure Olaf's Journey: A Light-Up Board Book

DISNEY BOOK GROUP. - Disney Press
Pages: 10
Format: Hardcover

Join Olaf on a fantastic adventure in this board book featuring LED lights showing through every page.
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I Love My Glam-Ma!

Samantha Berger - Orchard Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A celebration of EVERY grandma's glamorous ways -- and the special love that glam-mas share with everything they do!

"Glam-mas don't just come over... they make a grand entrance!

Glam-mas don't just celebrate holidays... they celebrate everything!

Glam-mas...
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Welcome: A Mo Willems Guide for New Arrivals

Mo Willems - Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Mo Willems' introductory guide for new arrivals welcomes readers to the world using bold, eye-catching graphics and clever text that is perfect for reading aloud. With a fun and heartwarming message, Welcome playfully interacts with the reader with its meta-humor, while addressing...
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Old MacDonald Had a Boat

Steve Goetz - Chronicle Books LLC
Pages: 44
Format: Print Length

Old Mac and Mrs. Mac are at it again! This time, these DIY-happy farmers wield a host of noisy tools - from hammers to sanders, and even a blowtorch - to soup up their rusty old fishing boat. With a BANG BANG here and a BUZZ BUZZ there, this silly, summery sequel to the wildly popular Old MacDonald...
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Crayons' book of colors

Drew Daywalt - Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 18
Format: Print book

The crayons are back and brighter than ever in this board book of colors from the creators of the #1 New York Times Best Sellers, The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home.

It's Duncan's birthday, and all the crayons want to make him a card!...
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Ladybug Girl Gives Thanks

Jacky Davis - Dial Books
Pages: 14
Format: Print book

Ladybug Girl gives thanks for all her favorite things in this board book, perfect for the New York Times bestselling series's youngest fans Lulu has much to be thankful for: Bingo, the trees, her books, her friends and family, and, of course, pumpkin pie! This sweet, simple board...
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DK Readers L1: All About Bats

Dk. - Dk Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Fly through the spectacular, nocturnal world of bats with All About Bats. From leathery wings to echolocation, this nonfiction reader is an exciting look at these creatures of the night, and includes fantastic photography that will amaze kids as they read.

Perfect for 3-5 year...

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The Evil Princess vs. the Brave Knight

Jennifer Holm - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

For every parent tired of telling their kids to PLEASE JUST GET ALONG, this hilarious and imaginative new picture book--from the beloved creators of Babymouse--is here to help. Sort of.

Meet the Evil Princess and the Brave Knight. She casts terrible spells, while he fights dragons....
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Mighty, Mighty Construction Site

Sherri Duskey Rinker - Chronicle Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The #1 New York Times bestseller

At last - here from the team behind the beloved international bestseller comes a companion to Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site. All of our favorite trucks are back on the construction site - this time with a focus on team-building, friendship,...
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Maya Papaya and Her Amigos Play Dress-Up

Susan Middleton Elya - Charlesbridge
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this rhyming celebration of playtime, bilingual Maya Papaya welcomes all four seasons with a flair for dress-up and an inclusion of Spanish words in an English narrative. Strong writing, a spunky protagonist, and themes of playtime and the changing seasons lead to a celebration as Maya...
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My Ocean Is Blue

Darren Lebeuf - Kids Can Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"This is my ocean," the young girl begins as she heads over the dunes with her mother. Then, as they pass the whole day at the seaside, she lyrically describes her ocean in simple, sensory detail. It's both "slimy" and "sandy," "sparkly" and "dull."...
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Richard Scarry's Busy Busy Airport

Richard Scarry
Format: Board Book


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It's Not a Bed, It's a Time Machine

Mickey Rapkin - Imprint
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this clever picture book, a young boy anxious for bedtime discovers his bed is a time machine!

Bedtime means lights out, with dark corners and spooky sounds. But it also means . . .

Adventure! Because it's not a bed, it's a time machine. Our hero rides it to the coolest...

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The Owl and the Two Rabbits

Nadia Sammurtok - Inhabit Media
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When two rabbit sisters ignore their parents' warnings and decide to play outside on the open tundra, a hungry owl soon spots them and decides they will make a delicious meal. As a chase ensues, the sisters must act quickly, using the owl's own greed against him in order to get away....
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Last Stop on Market Street

Matt Pena - G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2016 Newbery Medal
A 2016 Caldecott Honor Book
A 2016 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book
A New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of 2015
A Wall Street Journal Best Children's Book of 2015

Every Sunday after church, CJ and his grandma...
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Let's Go ABC!: Things That Go, from A to Z

Rhonda Gowler Greene - Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The alphabet comes to zooming, vrooming life with vehicles for every letter, A to Z! A big, boxy bus drives up for letter B, a kayak floats by for letter K, and a rocket blasts off for letter R. A fun and thrilling range of planes, trains, automobiles, and more take readers...

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Big Cat, Little Cat

Elisha Cooper - Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

There was a cat
who lived alone.
Until the day
a new cat came . . .

And so a story of friendship begins, following two cats through their days, months, and years until one day, the older cat has to go. And he doesn't come back.

Big Cat, Little Cat is a poignant...

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Mouse Loves Snow

LAUREN THOMPSON - Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

On a bright, snowy day Mouse discovers sledding, skating, and making snow mice in this beautiful Pre-Level 1 Ready-to-Read book all about winter!

When Mouse and Poppa venture into the great outdoors, they discover all the seasonal pastimes that make winter a special time of year...
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Batman Is Fast!

MAGGIE TESTA - Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Now very new readers can reach for the stars with Batman in this book that's part of an all-new Ready-to-Read level, Ready-to-Go!Perfect for kids at the beginning of their reading journeys, Batman Is Fast! was written for children who have learned the alphabet and are ready to start...
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Sad

Genevieve Nilsen - Jump!, Inc.
Pages: 16
Format: Library Binding

Sad helps emergent readers recognize the emotion of sadness and the actions that define it while providing them with a supportive first nonfiction reading experience. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support...
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Snow Beast Comes to Play

Phil Gosier - Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever met a snow beast?
You would know if you had. They are nothing like us.
Snow beasts are LOUD.
Snow beasts are LARGE.
And snow beasts are more than a little clumsy.
But there is one thing you might have in common with a snow beast: sometimes they just want...

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Grizzly Boy

Barbara Davis-Pyles - Little Bigfoot
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

One morning Theo decides he is no longer human. "I'm a GRIZZLY! I'm WILD AND FREE!" But being a grizzly boy isn't easy if you still have to go to school. A fun, endearing, and sweet picture book, Grizzly Boy will have "wild and free" little grizzlies everywhere...
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National Geographic Readers: Plants

Kathryn Williams - National Geographic Kids
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Adult and child readers will learn all about plants - including how they grow, the different parts of plants, seeds, and flowers - together in this new Co-reader from National Geographic Kids.From the Trade Paperback edition.
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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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Barbie 5-Minute Stories: The Sister Collection

Random House. - Random House
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

BarbieTM fans ages 3 to 7 will love this hardcover collection of sweet sister stories - all of which can be read in five minutes or less. It's perfect for bedtime or anytime!
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Stormy: A Story About Finding a Forever Home

Guojing - Schwartz & Wade
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From the creator of the New York Times best-illustrated children's book award winner The Only Child, comes a gorgeous and moving wordless picture book that's perfect for dog lovers.

In this heartwarming, wordless picture book that's perfect for dog lovers, a woman visits...
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Baby's First Bank Heist

Jim Whalley - Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Meet Baby Frank, the world's most unlikely criminal, as he masterminds his very own bank heist. Perfect for fans of Boss Baby.

Move over, Bonnie and Clyde, because there's a new criminal mastermind in town . . . Baby Frank!

He's the world's most unlikely criminal,...

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Loud Lion, Quiet Mouse

Pamela Chanko - Childrens Pr
Pages: 12
Format: Hardcover

Get ready to use your loudest and quietest voices as you imitate animal sounds, from a lions big roar to a mouses tiny squeak!
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Bad Brows

Jason Carter Eaton - Abrams Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Hilarity ensues when a boy's eyebrows go rogue in this riotous picture book from the bestselling author of How to Train a Train One morning, Bernard wakes up to find that his eyebrows have gone rogue. They're sabotaging Picture Day, taunting his teacher, and growing, growing,...
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When Everyone Was Fast Asleep

Tomie dePaola - Holiday House
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Float along with the Fog Maiden as she takes two children on an enchanted bedtime adventure.When everyone was fast asleep, two children were awakened by Token, the Fog Maiden's mysterious cat, and sent into the magical night. Gentle and lyrical, this forgotten classic bedtime story...
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All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah

Emily Jenkins - Schwartz & Wade
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The beloved characters from Sydney Taylor's All-of-a-Kind Family return in this heartwarming picture book from a critically adored team--perfect for Hanukkah gift-giving!

Acclaimed author Emily Jenkins (A Greyhound, a Groundhog) and Caldecott Award-winning artist Paul...
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You Must Bring a Hat!

SIMON PHILIP - Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"You are cordially invited to the BIGGEST, BESTEST, HATTIEST party of all time!"
Come join the fun - but only if you have a hat. AND you know the entry rules. Unfortunately, there seems to be a surprising number of those, as a young boy discovers. Will he - and the cool...
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The Secret Garden (Puffin Classics)

Frances Hodgson Burnett - Puffin; Reprint edition
Pages: 340
Format: Hardcover

The "Secret Garden" by Frances Hodgson Burnett is a magical novel for adults and children alike. 'I've stolen a garden,' she said very fast. 'It isn't mine. It isn't anybody's. Nobody wants it, nobody cares for it, nobody ever goes into it. Perhaps...
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The Serious Goose

Jimmy Kimmel - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Library Binding

Meet a very Serious Goose in late-night host Jimmy Kimmel's first fun and funny picture book! There is nothing silly about this goose. You CANNOT make her laugh, so DON'T EVEN TRY!Written, illustrated, and lettered by Jimmy Kimmel, this picture book challenges young readers to bring...
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Grumpy Duck

Joyce Dunbar - Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When Duck's grumpiness becomes contagious, what can possibly turn it around?

Duck is in a very grumpy mood. The pond is dry, and she doesn't want to roll in the mud with Pig, sing with Rooster, doze with Tortoise, eat laundry with Goat, or join any of the other animals in their pastimes....
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Birthday Counting

Barbara Barbieri McGrath - Charlesbridge
Pages: 12
Format: Board book

The perfect choice for baby's birthday party! This festive board book introduces counting in reverse from six to one, with all the typical trappings of a birthday fete, including cakes, balloons, and presents.
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Maple & Willow's Christmas Tree

Lori Nichols - Nancy Paulsen Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Lori Nichols's delightful book celebrates the bond of two nature-loving sisters, and their ability to find fantastic kid-powered solutions to any problem - and it will give allergy sufferers an extra reason to celebrate.

Maple and Willow love trees - and now they are getting...
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Bad Kitty: Searching for Santa

Nick Bruel - Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

In Bad Kitty: Searching for Santa, written and illustrated by Nick Bruel, Kitty's back for another Christmas tale -- this time involving Santa and complete with a colorful poster! In this hilarious story, Kitty battles with Santa and loses. Or does she...
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This Is a Dog

Ross Collins - Nosy Crow
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Uh-oh! An excitable (but very lovable) dog has found his way into this book of animals, and he will not let any of the other animals share the spotlight. Dogs are far more important, after all! And when the other animals get angry, this dog comes up with a cunning plan to outwit them.
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Christmas Parade

Sandra Boynton - Little Simon
Pages: 32
Format: Board book

BOOM biddy BOOM biddy BOOM BOOM BOOM! What's that noise filling the room? From this rousing beginning unfolds Christmas Parade, a merry board book from Sandra Boynton. As the dynamic parade of spiffy and intent musicians marches by, young readers will see animals and their instruments...
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Froggy Picks a Pumpkin

Jonathan London - Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Froggy and friends enjoy a back-to-school ritual: a trip to the pumpkin patch.

Froggy can't wait to pick a pumpkin. He plans to carve a jack-o'-lantern and make a pumpkin pie. Prizes are given for the biggest, smallest, and prettiest pumpkin, but when Froggy trips and smashes his pumpkin,...
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Five Minutes:

Audrey Vernick - G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A one-of-a-kind, laugh-out-loud picture book, perfect for any kid who has ever begged or bemoaned, "Five more minutes?!"

Families everywhere will recognize themselves in this clever, hilarious, and completely irresistible picture book. Five minutes is a lot of time......
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Sophie la girafe: Sophie's Big Busy Play Book

INC DORLING KINDERSLEY - DK Children
Pages: 14
Format: Board book

With touch-and-feel textures, peepholes, and flaps, this book is packed with hands-on learning.Babies and toddlers can have hours of fun exploring Sophie's Big Busy Play Book. Inside, there are ten big bright pages, showing familiar things little ones will love, from animals and toys...
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Everybody's Welcome

Patricia Hegarty - Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

An adorable and timely tale about opening a welcoming door to those in need, with clever peek-through holes and panoramic pages to beckon young readers inside. Poor Frog's pond has dried up and he has nowhere to live. Luckily, he meets friendly Mouse, who is just starting to build a new house....
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Morris Wants More . . . For Christmas

JOSHUA SEIGAL - Flying Eye Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Prince Horace is used to getting everything he wants, and this Christmas he wants the biggest and best present ever! But how big is enough for Horace?Inspired by the well-loved traditional carol, this modern versiontells the story of a very spoiled little prince who will not be satisfied...
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Goodnight Football

Michael Dahl - Capstone Young Readers
Pages: 30
Format: Board book

Football, food, fans, and fun are highlighted in this entertaining bedtime board book. The rhyming text, vibrant illustrations, and gentle ending perfectly capture the love of the game. Goodnight Football is a win for everyone!
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When's My Birthday?

Julie Fogliano - Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In this enthusiastic celebration of all things BIRTHDAY, acclaimed author Julie Fogliano and award-winning illustrator Christian Robinson bring you the perfect birthday book! Join our excited narrator as she lists all the things that will make her birthday the BEST birthday.

when's...

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Thunder Pug

Kim Norman - Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"Navigating friendships and popularity can be difficult for youngsters; Percy is a shining example of empowerment." - Kirkus

What's a superhero without a sidekick? This delightful follow-up to the popular Puddle Pug brings back that perfectly THUNDER-ful pug-and-pig...
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Noah Noasaurus

Elaine Kiely Kearns - Albert Whitman & Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Noah Noasaurus woke up feeling very No. No to brushing his teeth. No to eating breakfast. And definitely No to playing with his little brother. Things only get worse when Noah goes for a walk and relentlessly cheerful Toby Rex, Brian Brontosaurus, and Ava Ceratops follow him. Together,...
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Triceratops Stomp

Karen Patkau - Pajama Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Deep in the forest is a nest full of eggs. But what could be inside? With picks, pokes, pops, and wriggles a gaggle of baby dinosaurs hatch. They are quick to scamper and scramble about under mother Triceratops' watchful eye, but could danger lurk in the forest for the little dinos? With...
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Stop! Bot!

James Yang - Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Rear Window meets Wes Anderson meets Richard Scarry in this fun picture book follow-up to Bus! Stop!

In this very young picture book mystery, a little boy out for a walk with his family stops to show a building doorman his new "bot": "I have a bot!"...
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The ABCs of Christmas

Jill Howarth - Running Press Kids
Pages: 26
Format: Print book

LEARN the ALPHABET and DECK the HALLS!Spread the joy of Christmas with this sparkly board book that features clever word associations and delightfully festive illustrations.
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Little Blue Truck's Springtime

Jill McElmurry - HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 16
Format: Board book

Celebrate the beauty of springtime with Little Blue Truck! Young fans will love finding all sorts of baby animals beneath the flaps in this delightful novelty board book. Beep! Beep! Peep!
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How Much Does a Ladybug Weigh?

Alison Limentani - Boxer Books Ltd, 2016.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

What does a little ladybug weigh? A snail? A swan? In her extraordinary picture book Alison Limentani introduces children to a fascinating world of wildlife, weight, numbers, and comparisons. Did you know that five starlings weigh the same as one squirrel - or that three rabbits weigh the same...
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100 First Words

Dk. - Dk Publishing
Pages: 16
Format: Print book

Cleverly designed in a large trim size to inform and entertain, 100 First Words is the start of your baby's learning adventure and introduces them to primary concepts like shapes, colors, animals, and so much more.Crystal-clear photos show the wonder of the real world, from baby's...
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Leaping Lemmings!

John Briggs - Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Think before you leap! Lemmings look alike, they sound alike, and they act alike. So if one jumps off a cliff, the others will jump right after him . . . except Larry. Larry's very independent-minded and he won't follow his fellow lemmings blindly to their doom. But can he teach...
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Diggersaurs

Michael Whaite - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Bigger than a digger...hungrier than a dinosaur...it's a DIGGERSAUR! This rhyming mash-up of dinosaurs and trucks will delight dino fanatics and construction fans alike.

A dozen dinosaur trucks crunch, scrape, chomp, and rumble through this book as they work on roads and construction...
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Nutcracker Night

Mireille Messier - Pajama Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Beep! Beep! go the taxis. Voof! go the velvet curtains. The Nutcracker ballet and New York City's David H. Koch Theater come to life in this onomatopoeic representation of a little girl's experience at the ballet. From the swish of her dress and the tick-tick-tick of the conductor's baton...
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Llama Llama Loves to Read

ANNA DEWDNEY - Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Anna Dewdney's Bestselling Llama Llama series continues with Llama learning to read!

Llama Llama learns at school.
Counting, writing, reading, rules.
Friends and school -- there's nothing better.
Llama learning all the letters!

Anna...
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Angry

Genevieve Nilsen - Jump!, Inc.
Pages: 16
Format: Library Binding

Angry helps emergent readers recognize the emotion of anger and the actions that define it while providing them with a supportive first nonfiction reading experience. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support...
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Clive and His Babies

Jessica Spanyol - Childs Play (International) Ltd
Pages: 14
Format: Print book

Meet Clive - and his imagination! Clive loves his dolls. He enjoys playing with them, and sharing them with his friends. A gentle, affectionate book, celebrating diversity and challenging gender stereotypes.
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Peekity Boo--What You Can Do!

Heidi Bee Roemer - Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A charming preschool picture book that flows through the motions of a toddler's bedtime routine.

There are ears to nuzzle.
Towel to snuggle.
Jammies to slip in.
Chair to sit in.

This sweet rhyming picture book flows smoothly...

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Top Secret!

Mary Man-Kong - Random House, 2016.
Pages: 16
Format: Print book

Children ages 3 to 7 will love this full-color storybook based on the latest BarbieTM movie, releasing in spring 2016. It includes press-out paper dolls and over 30 stickers to add to the fun!
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Best Sister Ever

Olivia teams up with Ian to discover what their baby brother, William, loves the most in this adorable 8x8 storybook based on a popular episode! When baby William celebrates his first birthday, will Olivia have the perfect present for him? Grab your binoculars and go undercover with the best...
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Princess Peppa and the Royal Ball

COURTNEY CARBONE - SCHOLASTIC (US)
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Princess Peppa has so much to do to get ready for the Royal Ball! She must invite the guests, clean the castle, decorate the ballroom, and help the royal baker make some tasty treats. Will Princess Peppa have enough time to make this ball a night to remember?
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Goldfish Ghost

Lemony Snicket - Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Goldfish Ghost was born on the surface of the water in the bowl on a dresser in a boy's room. The boy's room was pleasant and familiar, but Goldfish Ghost wanted company, so he set out to find a friend.

He floats over the neighborhood, past the pier, and let the breeze carry...

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Shake a Leg!

Constance Allen - Random House Books for Young Readers; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

Okay, everybodee (as Grover would say), it’s time for some exercise! So shake a leg—and every other limb—to get warmed up for some fitness and fun. Toddlers will have a good giggle as the Sesame monsters try different routines to get in shape. They can even follow along...
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Afraid

Genevieve Nilsen - Jump!, Inc.
Pages: 16
Format: Library Binding

Afraid helps emergent readers recognize the emotion of fear and the actions that define it while providing them with a supportive first nonfiction reading experience. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support...
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Night Animals Need Sleep Too

Gianna Marino - Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Daytime brings a whole new set of problems and adventures to the crew of Night Animals Need Sleep Too!

It's daytime and night animals are all sleeping soundly. Well, all except for Possum. Skunk tries to be helpful, pointing out a cave, then a tree, then a den. But the more...
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What a Team!

CALLIOPE GLASS - RH/Disney
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

An original story starring Anna, Elsa, and Kristoff from Disney Frozen competing in the Ice Games - plus stickers! An original story featuring the beloved characters from Disney Frozen! Kristoff has always wanted to take part in the Ice Games - days of fun winter competitions. But growing...
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Where's Baby?

Anne Hunter - Tundra Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Papa Fox is looking for Baby Fox, who is just out of his sight . . . but not ours! An adorable, interactive read-aloud for fans of Are You My Mother?In this clever introduction to prepositions, a near-sighted Papa is looking for his baby. Is Baby up in the tree? Is Baby under the log? Is Baby...
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This Book Will Not Be Fun

CIROCCO DUNLAP - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

A mouse who acts as a careful custodian of his book tries to guarantee his reader some peace and order in spite of escalating chaos. For fans of The Book With No Pictures and This Book Just Ate My Dog!A book is no place for tomfoolery, and this mouse assures us that his book is to be no exception....
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Across the Bay

Carlos Aponte - Penguin Workshop
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Author-illustrator Carlos Aponte takes readers on a journey to the heart of Puerto Rico in this enchanting picture book set in Old San Juan.

Carlitos lives in a happy home with his mother, his abuela, and Coco the cat. Life in his hometown is cozy as can be, but the call of the capital...
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All the Ways to be Smart

Davina Bell - Scribe US
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A tender, funny, and exquisitely illustrated picture book celebrating all the unique and wonderful qualities that make children who they are. With heartwarming rhyming text all about knowing what makes you special, All the Ways to Be Smart is a wonderful introduction to conversations about...
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How to Grow a Dinosaur

Jill Esbaum - Dial Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Big brother dinosaur can't wait to teach the new baby everything he knows in this funny, sweet, surprisingly practical "guide" for big siblings, from the celebrated artist of I Don't Want to Be a Frog

Good news: Your mom's hatching a baby! Bad news: Babies take their...
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I Used to Be Famous

Becky Cattie - Albert Whitman & Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Kiely's been famous her entire life, but when a baby sister appears on the scene, she feels like a has-been. Now Kiely has to figure out how to gain back the attention of her adoring fans (her family) , even if it means sharing the spotlight.
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Gold Rush Pups!

RANDOM HOUSE. - Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 16
Format: Paperback

Chase, Rubble, and the rest of Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol strike gold in Adventure Bay - but will the mischievous kittens from Foggy Bottom let them keep it? Boys and girls ages 3-7 will love this full color storybook that features glittery pages and a shiny poster.Get on the case with...
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The Moon Man

ISABEL HARRIS - Tiger Tales
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

One sunny day, Cat, Rabbit, and Squirrel see a farmer put a scarecrow in a nearby field. That night, Owl, Fox, and Hedgehog see the scarecrow, too. “I think it’s a man,” Fox says. “From the moon!” adds Owl. Fox, Owl, and Hedgehog decide he must be hungry after traveling such a long...
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What Is Punk?

Eric Morse - Black Sheep
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"A punk primer for the youngest set....Yi's incredibly detailed clay figures are a kinetic and inspired art choice. Their crazy creativity matches the expressive spirit of punk....As [Morse] points out, the best way to learn about punk it just to listen....If invested adults love...
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The Lost Christmas

B. B. Cronin - Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A Christmas confection from the brilliant creator of The Lost House and The Lost Picnic!

It's time to decorate the tree for Christmas--but Grandad can't find any of his ornaments! The hunt for the missing decorations takes the children up and down in Grandad's bric-a-brac-filled...
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Five Little Ducks: Fingers & Toes Tabbed Board Book

Natalie Marshall
Format: Print book

Five Little Ducks is a beloved nursery action rhyme perfect for springtime -- the third in our bright, new Fingers & Toes collection!

Five little ducks went out one day,
Over the hills and far away
Mother duck says, "Quack, quack, quack, quack!&q
...
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