"It's time for Bear to hibernate but he can't sleep, so his friends all band together to help"-- Provided by publisher.
New Kids' Picture Books
Sammy is having a very bad day at school and at home until his autistic brother, Benji, finds a way to make him feel better.
It is Christmas Eve, and all the construction vehicles are finishing up work on the site, and when they leave they find that there is a special present waiting for each of them.
Elise is afraid of everything, and so she never leaves her house, but one day a paper airplane flies into her house and she meets a boy named Emil.
"A small, frail girl with wobbly legs and turned-out toes became the first Jewish prima ballerina assoluta in history, Alicia Markova"-- Provided by publisher. Includes facts about Markova's life.
"Abby really doesn't want to do her homework. So she creates a black hole to swallow it up... but the black hole turns into a baby universe!"-- Provided by publisher.
"Three toy trucks don't want to stop scooping, grinding, and digging on the playground until they get so overtired that a child must take them home and tuck them into bed"-- Provided by publisher.
Explores the ways thankfulness can find expression throughout the day.
When professional ghost Simon is transferred to his first house, Chester, the boy who just moved in, spots Simon immediately and peppers him with annoying questions until Simon realizes he may be able to trick Chester into doing his ghost chores.
The shadow in the moon : a tale of the Mid-Autumn Festival / Christina Matula ; illustrated by Pearl Law.
Two young sisters celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival, admire their mooncakes decorated with a picture of a lady in the moon, and listen to their Ah-ma tell the ancient tale of how the holiday began.
When Matilda goes on vacation with her friends, the Jolley-Rogers, to the island of Scurvy Sands, the swashbuckling residents are not happy to have a landlubber among them, but Matilda makes an important discovery that just may win them over.
After his beloved pets disrupt classroom activities and his teacher issues a no pet rule, Bartholomew Botts comes up with a creative way to follow the rule.
When a young immigrant girl starts at a new school, she is accompanied by her fear, which grows bigger and bigger every day and keeps her isolated from her classmates, until one day a fellow student makes an offer of friendship.
When Allie's crayon breaks, she stomps, smashes, crashes, and throws a tantrum, a fuss, and a fit. Her big brother wants to help her feel better. Will punching a pillow, squeezing a toy, or breathing deep breaths help Allie let go of her angry feelings, one layer at a time?
The Berenstain Bears stand up to bullying / by Mike Berenstain ; based on the characters created by Stan & Jan Berenstain.
When Brother, Sister, and Honey Bear are bullied by Too-Tall Grizzly and his gang, they visit Mrs. Ben, where they learn that anyone can be bullied, and the effect is hurtful for everyone involved.
Catboy, Gekko, and Owlette race into space to keep Luna Girl from capturing the harvest moon crystal.
La frontera : el viaje con papá = My journey with papa / Deborah Mills & Alfredo Alva ; ilustrado por/illustrated by Claudia Navarro.
Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.
Despite all his efforts, Monty the frog is wide awake and cannot seem to get to sleep so he seeks advice from the readers on how to fall asleep.
Ibb, curious about the lone castle in her town, forms a long-distance friendship with the guard and, despite warnings there is something fearful inside, accepts his invitation to enter.
"Mrs. Badger, an avid collector and naturalist, takes a weekly journey up to Sugarloaf Peak, greeting her friends on the way and sharing her discoveries with them. One day she meets Lulu, a very small cat, who wants to come with her to the top of the mountain. On the way, Lulu learns to take care of the natural world, help those in need, and listen to her heart"-- Provided by publisher.
Gabby convinces Granny to leave Sleepytown and stay up all night in a new place, but before long, a contagious yawn takes control.
"When an elephant plants himself in the road and refuses to move, the people of Prickly Valley try all sorts of methods to get him to go--but one thoughtful little girl works up the courage to do what no one else has done: ask him."-- Provided by publisher.
Galapagos girl / Galpague♯ by Marsha Diane Arnold ; illustrated by Angela Dominguez ; translated by Adriana Dominguez = Galápagueña / por Marsha Diane Arnold ; ilustratdo por Angela Dominguez ; tr...
"A bilingual story, inspired by the childhood of Valentina Cruz, whose family was one of the first permanent inhabitants of the Galapagos islands. Valentina makes a promise to protect the islands and her animal friends"-- Provided by publisher.
A city-dwelling mouse carries a slice of pizza on a subway and delivers it to his family in this easy-to-read book.
While walking down the road, the narrator sees a donkey that he shares more about as the story progresses.