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Star in the Jar

Sam Hay · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

What would you do with a fallen star?

When a little boy stumbles across a lost star, he decides to take care of it, putting it in a jar and carrying it with him everywhere. But when the sky calls out for its missing star, can the little boy and his sister figure out a way to return...

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Woodrow at Sea

Wallace Edwards · Pajama Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Award-winning author-illustrator Wallace Edwards is striking out in a bold, new artistic direction. Woodrow At Sea is a friendship story in the tradition of the great epics, but made accessible to the very young. Loose, energetic illustrations carry the story in this wordless picture book....
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Unplugged

Steve Antony · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Meet Blip. Blip loves being plugged into her computer. When a blackout occurs, Blip trips over her wire and tumbles outside.

Suddenly, Blip's gray world is filled with color and excitement. She plays with her new friends and has adventures all day long. When Blip finally returns...
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Mice Skating

Annie Silvestro · Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This mouse doesn't want to stay in the house . . . even if it's cold outside!
For most field mice, winter means burrowing down and snuggling in. But not for Lucy! She loves snow crunching under her paws and wearing a fluffy wool hat. And most of all, Lucy loves to skate, and she's just...
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Boo Who?

Ben Clanton · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Board book

A shy little ghost who's new to the group has trouble fitting in - until his special talent comes to the fore.Boo is new. And even if the other kids are welcoming, it can be scary being new, especially for a shy ghost who can't play any of their games. ("You tagged me? Oh, sorry....
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First 100 Lift-the-Flap Bilingual First Words

ROGER PRIDDY · Priddy Books
Pages: 14
Format: Board book

Another title in Priddy's highly successful First 100 Lift-the-Flap series, First Words / Primeras Palabras, is an engaging introduction to Spanish and English for early learners. Each bright, photographic image is labeled in Spanish -- simply lift the flap to reveal the word in English....
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The Imaginary Okapi

JUDY KATSCHKE · DISNEY Books FOR YOUNG RE
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

A new Little Golden Book starring Disney Junior's The Lion Guard!Children ages 2 to 5 will roar with delight when they get this Little Golden Book retelling an episode of the hit Disney Junior series The Lion Guard. Beshte discovers an okapi - a shy animal that looks like a cross between...
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Picture Fit Board Books: A Stampede of Dinosaurs: An Opposites Book

Lisa Barlow · Priddy Books
Pages: 14
Format: Board book

There are big, small, short, and tall dinosaurs stampeding across the pages of this colorful and humorous first opposites book. Learn opposites from the friendly dinosaur collections, from a team of tall dinosaurs to a huddle of short dinosaurs! On the turn of every page, there are raised...
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Colors Are Nice

ADELAIDE HOLL · Golden Books
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

A beloved 1962 Little Golden Book about colors (and not just primary ones) is back in print!". . . I like the way the sky is blue,And I like orange oranges, too.But I LOVE mixed-up colors best--A baby robin's speckled breast,Blackish dots on greenish frogs,Rainbow beetles under...
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Anywhere Farm

Phyllis Root · Candlewick Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

For any anywhere farm, here's all that you need: soil and sunshine, some water, a seed.

You might think a farm means fields, tractors, and a barnyard full of animals. But you can plant a farm anywhere you like! A box or a bucket, a boot or a pan - almost anything can be turned...
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A Feel Better Book for Little Tempers

Holly Brochmann · Magination Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This book helps young children who are just beginning to recognize and identify their emotions understand how anger feels and affects them. Readers are taught that it's okay to get mad, if you know what to do. Told in rhyme, the gentle and calming narration introduces the subject delicately...
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Mommy, Baby, and Me

Linda Elovitz Marshall · Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A long time ago, it was just Mommy and me.We were very good friends.We did everything together.It was very nice.But then . . . things changed.A dog's world is turned upside-down when his owner brings home a new baby. How will the pooch adjust to the noisy, smelly, mostly furless creature...
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The Very Berry Counting Book

Jerry Pallotta · Charlesbridge
Pages: 10
Format: Print book

Best-selling author Jerry Pallotta's latest counting book is for the youngest readers to devour. Covering familiar North American berries like blueberries and strawberries, as well as lesser-known ones such as mul-berries and salmonberries, this fruity board book combines evocative...
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Go Sleep in Your Own Bed

Candace Fleming · Schwartz & Wade
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From bestselling, award-winning author Fleming and beloved illustrator of the Maple books Nichols comes a giggle-inducing read-aloud starring a cast of comically grumpy barnyard animals. Sure to become a bedtime favorite.

This funny and irresistible picture book feels like a classic...
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