New Kids' Picture Books

Go baby!, go dog! / by Anne Kennedy Vittur. cover
"Baby likes dog. Dog likes to be alone. But baby loves to crawl ... and follows Dog wherever he goes"--Back cover.
The dreamer / Il Sung Na. cover
A young pig admires the birds he sees flying above him, and yearns to copy them--but even when he succeeds he finds that his favorite thing is still watching the birds.
Sweet Clara and the freedom quilt / by Deborah Hopkinson ; paintings by James Ransome. cover
A young slave stitches a quilt with a map pattern which guides her to freedom in the North.
A parade of elephants / Kevin Henkes. cover
Illustrations and easy-to-read text introduce such basic concepts as adjectives, adverbs, daytime, and nighttime as they follow five elephants marching from dawn to dusk.
Not my idea : a book about whiteness, / written and illustrated by Anastasia Higginbotham. cover
A white child sees a TV news report of a white police officer shooting and killing a black man. "In our family, we don't see color," his mother says, but he sees the colors plain enough. An afternoon in the library's history stacks uncover the truth of white supremacy in America. Racism was not his idea and he refuses to defend it.
Pinny in fall / Joanne Schwartz ; Isabelle Malenfant. cover
"On a crisp fall day, Pinny decides to go for a walk. She packs a sweater, her rain hat, a book, a snack and her treasure pouch. Set for adventure, Pinny's day includes a windy game of tag with her friends, an exciting call for help from the lighthouse keeper and a surprising encounter with the falling autumn leaves."-- Provided by publisher.
Seven Pablos / Jorge Lujan ; Chiara Carrer ; translated by Mara Lethem. cover
"Seven vignettes of seven young boys named Pablo living throughout the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Over the river and through the wood / illustrated by Emma Randall. cover
The popular Thanksgiving song is illustrated with scenes of a family going to Grandfather's house for dinner.
Fangsgiving / Ethan Long. cover
The monsters of the Fright Club have gathered for a Thanksgiving feast at Vlad's home, but his family arrives unexpectedly and puts their own spin on every dish.
Duck and Hippo give thanks / by Jonathan London ; illustrated by Andrew Joyner. cover
While Hippo prepares a traditional Thanksgiving dinner for his friends, Duck is busy making her own plans for a surprise that will remind Hippo of all that he has to be thankful for.
Eraser / by Anna Kang; illustrated by Christopher Weyant. cover
Eraser is always cleaning up everyone else's mistakes. Except for Ruler and Pencil Sharpener, none of the other school supplies seem to appreciate her.
The dam / David Almond ; illustrated by Levi Pinfold. cover
''This is a true story. It was told to me by Mike and Kathryn Tickell. Kielder Water is the largest artificial lake in the UK. It is in North Northumberland, a wild an beautiful place, rich in folk music, story and legend. It was created in the late 70s and early 80s. A great dam was constructed across the Kielder Valley, a place of farms, a school, several homesteads and a stretch of the Border Counties Railway. The valley took two years to fill with water. Kielder is now a place for walking, fishing, boaring. It is part of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park, the fourth largest in the world.''--David Almond, postscript.
Angel in Beijing / Belle Yang. cover
In busy Beijing, New Year's Eve firecrackers scare a stray white cat into the courtyard of a young girl. The two become fast friends, riding the girl's bike through the city and seeing all kinds of people and things. Trrrring-trrrring! the girl chimes with her bicycle bell. Niaow-niaow! answers Kitty. On the day of the Dragon Boat Festival, the girl and the cat watch the kites soaring above crowded, chaotic Tiananmen Square. Kitty is enthralled by the enormous, colorful dragon kite, and she leaps to catch it as it sails up into the sky - taking Kitty with it and carrying her out of sight! The girl searches the city, visiting all their favorite spots and ringing her bell along the way, but Kitty is nowhere to be found. Will the two ever be reunited? Or could another unexpected friendship be in store - for both of them?
The tiger's egg / by Nele Brönner ; translated by David Henry Wilson. cover
"Herman the tiger is grumpy because of all the noisy neighbors around him at the zoo. But when a defenseless little egg falls into his lap, suddenly the cranky cat's mood changes."-- Provided by publisher.
The pout-pout fish and the can't-sleep blues / Deborah Diesen ; pictures by Dan Hanna. cover
Mr. Fish cannot fall asleep, but with help from his underwater friends, he finds a bedtime routine.
Toesy toes / Sarah Tsiang. cover
This board book explores the sensations babies feel when they explore their toes.
Snowplace like home / adapted by Chelsea Beyl ; illustrated by Imaginism Studio and the Disney Storybook Art Team. cover
"It's Vampirina's first winter in Pennsylvania, and a big snowstorm is on the way. But when the snow doesn't arrive, Vee gets homesick for all the snowy fun she used to have in Transylvania"--Page [4] of cover.
Peppa Pig and the silly sniffles. cover
When Peppa and her friends are playing store, Pedro Pony comes in with the sniffles and they don't have anything that will help him feel better so they decide to play a new game.
Hiking day / by Anne Rockwell ; illustrated by Lizzy Rockwell. cover
A little girl and her family go hiking up a nearby mountain for the very first time. As they climb up and up the path, they see everything from a friendly toad to a prickly porcupine, tall leafy trees to tiny red berries.
Inky's amazing escape : how a very smart octopus found his way home / Sy Montgomery ; illustrated by Amy Schimler-Safford. cover
"The story of how in April 2016, Inky the octopus escaped from the New Zealand aquarium and became an international sensation."-- Provided by publisher.
I love you more than ... / by Taye Diggs ; illustrated by Shane W. Evans. cover
A father reassures his young son that although they cannot always be together, he misses his baby boy and always thinks about him.
Police in action : a LEGO adventure in the real world / [Penelope Arlon] cover
"Join the LEGO minifigures and see the police in action as they help keep LEGO City safe. Learn amazing facts about their vehicles, daily tasks, and real-life situations. Bursting with stunning photographs, fun facts, mini comics, building ideas, and stickers, Police in Action is the perfect book for any young reader."--Amazon.
Goodnight, Anne / written by Kallie George ; illustrated by Genevieve Godbout. cover
Inspired by Anne of Green Gables-- it's time for Anne to go to bed, but not before saying goodnight to everyone and everything she loves.
When I grow up / Julie Chen ; illustrated by Diane Goode. cover
When a young boy imagines what he might be and do one day, his mother assures him that he can be anything, and she will always be there for him.