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Little Chanclas / by José Lozano ; translation by Luis Humberto Crosthwaite.
Little Chanclas /  by José Lozano ; translation by Luis Humberto Crosthwaite.
Lily Lujan is known as Little Chanclas because she wears her chanclas, or flip flops, wherever she goes, especially to parties, so when the chanclas come apart while she is dancing at a family barbecue and Chewcho the bulldog eats one, Lily is inconsolable until Granny Lola arrives with a solution.


Penguin's big adventure / by Salina Yoon.
Penguin's big adventure /  by Salina Yoon.
Penguin embarks on his next journey--becoming the first penguin to explore the North Pole! Along the way, he says hello to all of his old friends. But when he finally reaches his destination, he realizes he's all alone in a strange, foreign place. How will Penguin overcome his fears of the unknown and enjoy this new adventure?--


Loula and Mister the monster / written and illustrated by Anne Villeneuve.
Loula and Mister the monster /  written and illustrated by Anne Villeneuve.
Loula tries to teach her clumsy, messy dog Mister how to behave.


Tucky Jo and Little Heart / Patricia Polacco.
Tucky Jo and Little Heart /  Patricia Polacco.
A fifteen-year-old soldier in World War II meets a sweet young girl in the Philippines who helps him remember what he is fighting for as he helps her and others of her village avoid starvation, and many years later she returns his kindness.


Max the brave / by Ed Vere.
Max the brave /  by Ed Vere.
Max is a cute kitten who dreams of becoming a brave mouse-catcher. So he sets off in search of a mouse, and discovers that bravery perhaps is not so important after all.


Thankful / Eileen Spinelli ; illustrated by Simon James.
Thankful /  Eileen Spinelli ; illustrated by Simon James.
Combines rhymes and illustrations to convey the importance of being thankful for everyday blessings--


The fox chase / Sven Nordqvist ; [translated by Tara Chace].
The fox chase /  Sven Nordqvist ; [translated by Tara Chace].
Afraid that their neighbor will hurt a little fox while trying to protect his chickens, Pettson and Findus work on a plan to outsmart the fox, with results even better than they could have imagined.


Look and be grateful / by Tomie dePaola.
Look and be grateful /  by Tomie dePaola.
A boy awakes with the dawn and expresses gratitude for this unique day--


The wonderful fluffy little squishy / Beatrice Alemagna.
Eddie is five and a half and things she is the only one in her family without a special talent. So when she hears her sister saybirthday-Mommy-fluffy-little-squishy, she worries that her sister will give Mom the better present.


Mango, Abuela, and me / Meg Medina ; illustrated by Angela Dominguez.
Mango, Abuela, and me /  Meg Medina ; illustrated by Angela Dominguez.


The Little Shop of Monsters / by R.L. Stine and Marc Brown.
The Little Shop of Monsters /  by R.L. Stine and Marc Brown.
An illustrated, interactive story with a narrator who invites the reader to meet a vast array of pet monsters, such as the Yucky Mucky twins, and choose one to take home.


The Queen's hat / Steve Antony.
The Queen's hat /  Steve Antony.
A sudden gust of wind takes the Queen's favorite hat and blows it all over London, as the Queen's men give chase.


How to be a dog / Jo Williamson.
How to be a dog /  Jo Williamson.
Suggests how dogs can be happy in a new home by carefully choosing a human to live with, greeting their owners in a friendly way, learning how to get extra treats, and eventually becoming a human's best friend.


In the deep dark deep / by Ben Joel Price.
In the deep dark deep /  by Ben Joel Price.
Deep Sea Diver, Robot, and Monkey board a submarine, the Guppy, to delve into the darkest depths to discover what has taken the light from the sea.


Leo : a ghost story / by Mac Barnett ; illustrated by Christian Robinson.
Leo : a ghost story / by Mac Barnett ; illustrated by Christian Robinson.
Leo is a friendly house ghost--but when a family moves into his house, and tries to get rid of him, he leaves and roams the city looking for a friend.


Pirate's lullaby : mutiny at bedtime / by Marcie Wessels ; illustrated by Tim Bowers.
Pirate's lullaby : mutiny at bedtime / by Marcie Wessels ; illustrated by Tim Bowers.
A little pirate stages a mutiny to avoid bedtime.


Simon's new bed / by Christian Trimmer ; art by Melissa van der Paardt.
Simon's new bed /  by Christian Trimmer ; art by Melissa van der Paardt.
A humorous picture book about a dog's new bed being taken over by a cat--


We forgot Brock! / Carter Goodrich.
We forgot Brock! /  Carter Goodrich.
Phillip and Brock are best friends, although everyone else thinks Brock is imaginary, so when Phillip gets tired out at the Big Fair while Brock is still having fun, they are separated and it will take a very special twosome to bring them back together again.


The wonderful things you will be / Emily Winfield Martin.
The wonderful things you will be /  Emily Winfield Martin.
Illustrations and simple, rhyming text reveal a parent's musings about what a child will become, knowing that the child's kindness, cleverness, and boldness will shine through no matter what, as will the love they share.


The troll and the Oliver / Adam Stower.
The troll and the Oliver /  Adam Stower.
Every day, Oliver goes to the shops and every day Troll tries to eat him. But Troll finds catching an Oliver is very tricky - he's too fast, too sneaky and too plain clever! It is only when it looks like Troll has given up and Oliver celebrates winning that - CHOMP!


Bug in a vacuum / written and illustrated by Mélanie Watt.
Bug in a vacuum /  written and illustrated by Mélanie Watt.
A bug flies through an open door into a house, through a bathroom, across a kitchen and bedroom and into a living room ... where its entire life changes with the switch of a button. Sucked into the void of a vacuum bag, this one little bug moves through denial, bargaining, anger, despair and eventually acceptance -- the five stages of grief -- as it comes to terms with its fate. Will there be a light at the end of the tunnel? Will there be dust bunnies in the void?


Elephant in the dark / based on a poem by Rumi ; retold by Mina Javaherbin ; pictures by Eugene Yelchin.
Elephant in the dark  /  based on a poem by Rumi ; retold by Mina Javaherbin ; pictures by Eugene Yelchin.
In this version of The blind men and the elephant, based on a poem by Rūmī, Persian villagers try to figure out what strange animal in a dark barn has arrived from India.


Ladybug Girl and the best ever playdate / by David Soman and Jacky Davis.
Ladybug Girl and the best ever playdate /  by David Soman and Jacky Davis.
Lulu is excited to play with the toy that her best friend Finny brings over, but when the toy loses a wheel and fixing it becomes a game in itself, Lulu realizes that it's even better to play with Finny.


Who's hiding? / Agnese Baruzzi.
Who's hiding? /  Agnese Baruzzi.
Kids will love discovering what animal is hiding behind the fold out flap on each spread of this beautiful book! Rhyming text gives the reader clues about which animal it could be, and the fold outs reveal the surprise. The animals included are rabbits, deer, frogs, ladybugs, birds, and lizards.--


Toby and the ice giants / Joe Lillington.
Toby and the ice giants /  Joe Lillington.
Toby the bison makes new friends while exploring the Ice Age Tundra.


Puppy birthday to you! / illustrated by Fabrizio Petrossi.
Puppy birthday to you! /  illustrated by Fabrizio Petrossi.
The puppies of PAW Patrol attempt to plan a surprise birthday party for Chase while dealing with the aftermath of a storm that has left much of Adventure Bay in a blackout.


Giraffe meets Bird / Rebecca Bender.
Giraffe meets Bird /  Rebecca Bender.


In a cloud of dust / Alma Fullerton ; art by Brian Deines.
In a cloud of dust /  Alma Fullerton ; art by Brian Deines.
5-8 years.~Inspired by the many bicycle libraries that have opened all across Africa, In a cloud of dust is an uplifting example of how a simple opportunity can make a dramatic change in a child's life--Page 4 of cover.


A mouse so small / by Angela McAllister ; illustrated by Caroline Pedler.
A mouse so small /  by Angela McAllister ; illustrated by Caroline Pedler.


The world-famous cheese shop break-in / words by Sean Taylor ; pictures by Hannah Shaw.
The world-famous cheese shop break-in /  words by Sean Taylor ; pictures by Hannah Shaw.


Caillou : my first ABC : alphabet soup / text, Anne Paradis ; illustrations, Pierre Brignaud ; coloration, Marcel Depratto.
Caillou : my first ABC : alphabet soup / text, Anne Paradis ; illustrations, Pierre Brignaud ; coloration, Marcel Depratto.
Caillou and Daddy play a fun letter game while they wait for their alphabet soup to cool down.


In the canyon / Liz Garton Scanlon ; Illustrated by Ashley Wolff.
In the canyon /  Liz Garton Scanlon ; Illustrated by Ashley Wolff.
Illustrations and simple rhyming text present a child who is hiking with a group into the Grand Canyon, enjoying the wonders of nature--whether a lizard, a picture on the stone, or a glimpse of the moon from the bottom.


Mae and the moon / by Jami Gigot.
Mae and the moon /  by Jami Gigot.


The day the crayons came home / by Drew Daywalt ; pictures by Oliver Jeffers.
The day the crayons came home /  by Drew Daywalt ; pictures by Oliver Jeffers.
One day, Duncan is happily coloring with his crayons when a stack of postcards arrives in the mail from his former crayons, each of which has run away or been left behind, and all of which want to come home.


One snowy rescue / by M. Christina Butler ; illustrated Tina Macnaughton.
One snowy rescue /  by M. Christina Butler ; illustrated Tina Macnaughton.


Fish on a dish! / by Jack Tickle.
Fish on a dish! /  by Jack Tickle.


1-2-3 zooborns! / Andrew Bleiman and Chris Eastland.
1-2-3 zooborns! /  Andrew Bleiman and Chris Eastland.
Attention, animal lovers! It's time to count along with a whole new crew of adorable zoo babies. Featuring irresistible animal photos, bouncy text, and a fact-filled glossary, this just might be the cutest counting book ever to hit the shelves!--


 

 

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