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And Then Comes Summer

TOM BRENNER · CANDLEWICK Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A joyful, sun-drenched tribute to the anticipation and adventures of the warmest season of the year.When the days stretch out like a slow yawn, and the cheerful faces of Johnny-jump-ups jump up . . . then it's time to get ready for summer! From flip-flops and hide-and-seek to fireworks...
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Welcome: A Mo Willems Guide for New Arrivals

Mo Willems · Hyperion Books for Children
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

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 such...
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Say Hello, Sophie

Rosemary Wells · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Another pitch-perfect story about an irrepressible, charming, and endearing two-year-old from the creator of Max & Ruby

Can Sophie say the word Hello?
No! She just can't say it.
Why?
Because Hello and Thank you and Goodbye...
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Noisy Night

Mac Barnett · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

It's a noisy night in this city building! The residents of each floor can hear their neighbors above them, and are wondering what's going on above their heads. Climb floor by floor and page by page to find out whose singing, dancing, cheering, and cooing are keeping a grumpy old man awake.

With...

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The Last Tree

Ingrid Chabbert · Kids Can Press
Pages: 36
Format: Hardcover

A small boy longed to roll and play in the grass like his father had when he was a child. But the boy lived in a concrete city without any grass or trees. Instead, they ?had roads, walls and lots of other ugly things.? Then one day the boy and his friend discovered a sapling hiding behind...
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Bulldozer Helps Out

Candace Fleming · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

A very little bulldozer learns that taking care of kittens is a very big job in this darling follow-up to Bulldozer's Big Day from award-winning author Candace Fleming and Caldecott Medalist Eric Rohmann.The construction site bustled. Cement Truck was stirring ... stirring ... stirring....
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That Neighbor Kid

Daniel Miyares · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Acclaimed author/illustrator Daniel Miyares returns to the sweet, nostalgic tone of his beloved illustrated book, Float, in this gorgeous, spare picture book about making a new friend.There's a new boy in the neighborhood, and he's up to something very curious. His next door neighbor,...
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Independence Cake: A Revolutionary Confection Inspired by Amelia Simmons, Whose True History Is Unfortunately Unknown

Deborah Hopkinson · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 44
Format: Print book

Celebrate American independence with this delightful picture book as you travel to Revolutionary America and meet the amazing Amelia Simmons: mother's helper, baker of delectable cakes, and soon-to-be authoress of the first American cookbook! Master of the historical fiction picture...
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Rodzilla

Rob Sanders · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

This just in! There's a Rodzilla on the loose! Is he a monster ... or just your typical toddler? Tune in for the full report in this riotous picture book from Rob Sanders and Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat.Rodzilla is the mightiest toddler to ever roam the streets of the city. Marvel...
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Stack the Cats

Susie Ghahremani · Abrams Appleseed
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

One cat sleeps. Two cats play. Three cats stack!Stack the Cats is a charming book about counting and organizing cats in various formations. But when the cats decide to go their own way - as cats often will - it's time to count down until there's only one sweet cat left. Counting...
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