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Sarah Rising Cover Image
By Ty Chapman, Deann Wiley (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781506478357
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Published: Beaming Books - May 24th, 2022

The Queen of Kindergarten Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593111420
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 24th, 2022

A confident little Black girl has a fantastic first day of school in this companion to the New York Times bestseller The King of Kindergarten.


Luli and the Language of Tea Cover Image
By Andrea Wang, Hyewon Yum (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823446148
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Published: Neal Porter Books - May 24th, 2022

Though they may speak different languages, kids from all over the world come together to enjoy the shared pastime of tea in this delicious book for young readers.
 


Tell Me a Lion Story Cover Image
By Kara Kramer, Kara Kramer (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536218015
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Published: Candlewick - May 24th, 2022

The reader becomes the storyteller in this funny, interactive picture book by author-illustrator Kara Kramer.

Tell me a story—a new one—and make it about a ______!


The Queen in the Cave Cover Image
By Júlia Sardà, Júlia Sardà (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781536220544
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Published: Candlewick Studio - May 24th, 2022

In her debut as author-illustrator, Júlia Sardà spins an enthralling and evocative tale, rich with layers of meaning to be discovered.


Everywhere with You Cover Image
By Carlie Sorosiak, Devon Holzwarth (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536214970
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Published: Walker Books US - May 24th, 2022

The heartwarming friendship between a girl and the dog next door tenderly evokes the power of stories to bring—and keep—us together.


Hot Dog Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593308431
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 24th, 2022

From a critically acclaimed creator comes this summery picture book featuring an overheated—and overwhelmed—pup who finds his calm with some sea, sand, and fresh air.
 
“An utter joy from beginning to end!” —Sophie Blackall, two-time Caldecott Medal winner


Wait and See Cover Image
By Helen Frost, Rick Lieder (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536216318
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Published: Candlewick - May 24th, 2022

Longtime collaborators Helen Frost and Rick Lieder team up for a breathtakingly beautiful glimpse at the praying mantis—and entice us to take the time to open our eyes to the world in front of us.


Home Is Where the Birds Sing Cover Image
By Cynthia Rylant, Katie Harnett (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534449572
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Published: Beach Lane Books - May 17th, 2022

A beautiful and poignant meditation on what makes a home from Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant.

There are so many things, both big and small, that make a place feel like home. Home is where you might have a special nickname or a special toy. It’s where you might have a snack or a nap or a bath—or all three!


Lily Leads the Way Cover Image
By Margi Preus, Matt Myers (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536214031
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Published: Candlewick - May 17th, 2022

A little sailboat has a big burst of determination when a fleet of tall ships needs assistance.


I'm Not Missing Cover Image
By Kashelle Gourley, Skylar Hogan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499812640
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Published: little bee books - May 17th, 2022

"The tone and elevated vocabulary, as well as the art, may speak to older, even adult readers, but younger ones will certainly be reminded of their own gleeful temporary breaks for freedom as toddlers." --Booklist, STARRED REVIEW

"Simpatico collaborators Gourley and Hogan (Poe and Lars) match deadpan, world-weary narration with images of finely tuned c


The Best Bed for Me Cover Image
By Gaia Cornwall, Gaia Cornwall (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536207156
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Published: Candlewick - May 17th, 2022

From the creator of Jabari Jumps and Jabari Tries, the tale of a stalling child with a lively imagination—and a passion for animal facts—makes for the best kind of bedtime story.


Little Pea's Drawing School Cover Image
By Davide Cali, Sébastien Mourrain (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781990252075
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Published: Milky Way - May 17th, 2022

Little Pea is now an accomplished artist. One day, a friend encourages him to open a drawing school and help others tap into their creativity — what a marvelous idea!


Tisha and the Blossoms Cover Image
By Wendy Meddour, Daniel Egnéus (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536221985
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Published: Candlewick - May 17th, 2022

Tisha and Mommy are always having to hurry up. What would happen if they slowed down? A gentle, gorgeously illustrated story of mindfulness—and sharing the small moments.

Tisha was catching a blossom in her backyard.
“Hurry up,” cried Mommy. “You’ll be late for school.”


How to Make a Mountain: in Just 9 Simple Steps and Only 100 Million Years! Cover Image
By Amy Huntington, Nancy Lemon (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452175881
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 17th, 2022

Geology and earth science made easy (to learn) and super quick (to read about). You, too, can make a mountain—just grab this nonfiction picture book and start today!

DO IT YOURSELF!
START TODAY!


Lion Needs a Shot Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419748295
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 17th, 2022

A lion family navigates their fears of going to the doctor in this adorable, hilariously relatable companion to Lion Needs a Haircut

Little lion Luka is NOT worried about a visit to the doctor. He’s NOT scared of getting a shot. And he’s definitely NOT a little lion anymore.


Elefantastic!: A Story of Magic in 5 Acts: Light Verse on a Heavy Subject Cover Image
By Jane Yolen, Brett Helquist (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452176819
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 17th, 2022

Experience a magical story of ele-friendship and one disappearing elephant's ele-fate.

Discover the unlikely—and entirely unforgettable—friendship between Flora, an elephant calf stolen from her African home, and David, the circus impresario and magician who adopts, trains, and ultimately liberates her, in this tale freely inspired by actual events.


Build! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593376119
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - May 17th, 2022

For all young truck lovers and fans of books like Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site! Watch a series of amazing construction vehicles—a dump truck, a bulldozer, and many others—build a building unlike any other.


Some Daddies Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781506460567
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Published: Beaming Books - May 17th, 2022

Angelina at the Fair (Angelina Ballerina) Cover Image
By Katharine Holabird, Helen Craig (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665912839
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Published: Little Simon - May 17th, 2022

Angelina Ballerina has to babysit her cousin during a trip to the fair in this beautiful, refreshed hardcover edition of the classic bestselling picture book!

All year long, Angelina has been eagerly looking forward to the fair coming to town. When the wonderful day arrives at last, Angelina can hardly wait to join her friends at the fairground.


The World Belonged to Us Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Leo Espinosa (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399545498
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 10th, 2022

Two children’s book superstars—#1 New York Times bestseller Jacqueline Woodson, the author of The Day You Begin, and Leo Espinosa, the illustrator of Islandborn­—join forces to celebrate the joy and freedom of summer in the city, which is gloriously captured in their rhythmic text and lively art.


Vampire Vacation Cover Image
By Laura Lavoie, Micah Player (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593203132
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

Fang isn’t like the other vampires. Will he be able to make his dreams of a beach vacation come true?
 


All Cats Welcome Cover Image
By Susin Nielsen, Vivian Mineker (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534476974
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

In this sweet and affirming picture book, two cats discover they don’t need to share a language to become friends.

Leonard adores his human. “Stay! Let’s play!” he says when it’s time to leave for work. His human just hears “Meow.”

Sometimes Leonard gets lonely. So does Mariposa, who is new in town.


Sylvie Cover Image
By Jean Reidy, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534463486
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

One small spider takes a big risk to bring together the people she watches over in her apartment building in this charming picture book from the celebrated author and illustrator of Truman.

Sylvie hangs on a silvery thread, safely hidden under her damp, dark fire escape.


Old Wood Boat Cover Image
By Nikki McClure, Nikki McClure (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536216585
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Published: Candlewick - May 10th, 2022

Raise the sails and follow the wind across the green sea in this captivating marriage of lyrical prose and intricate illustrations from a renowned West Coast artist.


A Gift for Nana Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593430330
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Published: Random House Studio - May 10th, 2022

Two-time Caldecott Honor author/illustrator Lane Smith tells a whimsical story about a little rabbit searching for the best gift for someone very special.


A Day for Sandcastles Cover Image
By Jonarno Lawson, Qin Leng (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536208429
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Published: Candlewick - May 10th, 2022

A dazzling wordless picture book celebrates creative problem-solving, teamwork, and the sun-splashed wonder of a day at the beach.


Richard Scarry's 5-Minute Stories Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593310007
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

A humorous hardcover collection of Richard Scarry’s Busytown stories, each of which can be read aloud in five minutes!


One Turtle's Last Straw: The Real-Life Rescue That Sparked a Sea Change Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593372463
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

The inspiring true story of how one small turtle and kids all over the country sparked an environmental movement. Based on the viral video that created awareness of the harm caused by plastic straws, this heart-wrenching story is a perfect tool for teaching children about sustainability.


Peppa Pig and the Great Race Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781536224139
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Published: Candlewick Entertainment - May 10th, 2022

Peppa and her family race to the fair to discover Daddy Pig’s big surprise in a story tailor-made for little fans who love vehicles.


The Family Tree Cover Image
By Sean Dixon, Lily Snowden-Fine (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735267664
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Published: Tundra Books - May 10th, 2022

A family tree assignment leads an adopted girl to discover the different ways to be a family.

When her teacher gives her class a simple family tree assignment, Ada is stumped. How can she make her family fit into this simple template?


Growing an Artist: The Story of a Landscaper and His Son Cover Image
By John Parra, John Parra (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534469273
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - May 10th, 2022

From award-winning artist John Parra comes a touching and deceptively simple picture book based on his childhood experience about the bond between a father and son, hard work, and the links between nature, art, and creativity.

Today is a big day—the first time Juanito gets to help his papi on the job as a landscape architect!


A Garden of Creatures Cover Image
By Sheila Heti, Esmé Shapiro (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735268814
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Published: Tundra Books - May 10th, 2022

A tender and deeply moving picture book about loss and the big questions it leaves behind from New York Times bestselling author Sheila Heti and acclaimed illustrator Esmé Shapiro.


My Day in the Park Cover Image
By Marta Orzel, Marta Orzel (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781737603245
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Published: Blue Dot Kids Press - May 10th, 2022

Explore a city park in this playful, illustrated adventure full of two hundred words for children to learn: names for interesting plants, birds, delicious picnic foods, and more


Time for an adventure Families will join Sam as they explore the young adventurer's city's park, from the bandstand and the greenhouse to the great lawn and the animal farm.


Lizzy and the Cloud Cover Image
By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534483170
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2022

From the critically acclaimed, award-winning creators of Ocean Meets Sky and The Night Gardener comes a whimsical and sweet tale of a young girl who cares for her pet cloud as it grows.

It’s a little out of fashion to buy a pet cloud, but Lizzy doesn’t mind. She’s not looking for a big one or a fancy one, just one that’s right for her.


The Blur Cover Image
By Minh Lê, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593377468
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2022

Meet a child with superhero-like abilities . . . and the parents who are racing to keep up with her in this sweetly funny picture book about the blur of childhood, from the award-winning creators of Drawn Together. A perfect gift to celebrate all of our special milestones--from graduations to birthdays and beyond!


The Comet Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781838740658
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Published: Flying Eye Books - May 3rd, 2022

When Nyla is forced to leave her home in the country to start life again in the city, all she can think about is everything she misses from before. So when a comet comes crashing through the city streets and starts growing into a forest, Nyla can’t resist a chance to head somewhere that feels closer to what she had before ...


Francis Discovers Possible Cover Image
By Ashlee Latimer, Shahrzad Maydani (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419749100
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 3rd, 2022

This lyrical picture book from Tony award–winning producer Ashlee Latimer models joyful self-acceptance

Francis loves learning new words.


Uncle John's City Garden Cover Image
By Bernette Ford, Frank Morrison (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823447862
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Published: Holiday House - May 3rd, 2022

How does this city garden grow? With help from L’il Sissy and her siblings--and love, love, love! A celebration of nature, family, and food.


School Is Wherever I Am Cover Image
By Ellie Peterson, Ellie Peterson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250845245
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - May 3rd, 2022

From Ellie Peterson, the author-illustrator of How to Hug A Pufferfish comes a timely new picture book about learning, exploration, and the ever-expanding definition of school.

Is school only one place?

Are there other classrooms?
Different teachers?
New Lessons?


Duck, Duck, Dad? Cover Image
By Lorna Scobie, Lorna Scobie (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250822734
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - May 3rd, 2022

One dog . . . SO many ducklings! In this laugh-out-loud picture book that explores the meaning of family, Ralph the dog unexpectedly becomes the new dad to a flock of ducklings, and soon realizes he’s bitten off more than he can chew!


Dreams of Near and Far Cover Image
By Martin Widmark, Emilia Dziubak (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781782507406
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Published: Floris Books - May 3rd, 2022

Noah and Mia have never met. They live far, far apart but look out upon the same sea.

Noah is heartbroken when his old dog Gus dies. He slips into dreams, searching for his loyal friend, but instead finds something unexpected.

Mia has no home, only her cat Olive. So when Olive sets off travelling, Mia follows her on an unexpected journey.


Big Truck Little Island Cover Image
By Chris Van Dusen, Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536203936
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Published: Candlewick - May 3rd, 2022

That big truck is stuck! How will the island residents get where they’re going? A tale of community and ingenuity from the celebrated Chris Van Dusen, inspired by a true story.


The Wishing Balloons Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250317377
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - May 3rd, 2022

For fans of Be Kind, Come With Me, and Waiting, Jonathan D. Voss’s stunning new picture book, The Wishing Balloons, is a timeless story of the struggle, wonder, and power of making a new friend.


Sato the Rabbit, a Sea of Tea Cover Image
By Yuki Ainoya (Created by), Michael Blaskowsky (Translator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781592703555
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - May 3rd, 2022

The winsome Sato continues his magical adventures, traversing snowy landscapes and crossing a sea made of tea.


Just to See Cover Image
By Morgane de Cadier, Florian Pigé (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781737603207
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Published: Blue Dot Kids Press - May 3rd, 2022

Fans of Peter Brown and Jon Klassen will cherish this inspiring story about exploration, curiosity and an unexpected discovery.


There are wonders all around us ... Why not go see what you can find?


Every day, perched high up in her tree house, a girl surveys the distant forest through her binoculars. She knows every plant and animal.


I Won’t Give Up My Rubber Band Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781797214924
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 3rd, 2022

An everyday object (the endlessly versatile rubber band) becomes an invitation to imagine new possibilities in the latest laugh-out-loud picture book from acclaimed author-illustrator Shinsuke Yoshitake!


The Language of Flowers Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735270534
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Published: Tundra Books - May 3rd, 2022

An adopted bumblebee learns the language of flowers from her floral family in this enchanting picture book, inspired by floriography, that celebrates one of nature's most important relationships.


Mako and Tiger: Two Not-So-Friendly Sharks Cover Image
By Scott Rothman, Mika Song (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593120712
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Published: Random House Studio - May 3rd, 2022

Two sharks, the ocean's most ferocious predators, try to resolve their differences by trading jokes and making each other laugh in this picture book about learning to get along with others.


Norton and the Bear Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781922610447
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Published: Berbay Publishing - May 3rd, 2022

"With a message sure to resonate with both trend setters and follower, this story will have wide appeal, especially for those with time to savor the artwork."

Booklist, starred review


Heartwarming and humorous, as well as filled with rewarding discussion opportunities, this is a valuable addition to all collections."


Rube Goldberg's Simple Normal Definitely Different Day Off (Rube Goldberg’s Simple Normal) Cover Image
By Jennifer George, Ed Steckley (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419748301
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2022

Follow along with young inventor Rube Goldberg on his day off from school in this wacky, STEAM-focused picture book
 

A “definitely different” follow-up to Rube Goldberg’s Simple Normal Humdrum School Day, written by Jennifer George, the granddaughter of Rube Goldberg, and illustrated by award-winning artist Ed Steckley.


Twas the Night Before Pride Cover Image
By Joanna McClintick, Juana Medina (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536213430
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Published: Candlewick - May 3rd, 2022

A glittering celebration of queer families puts Pride gently in perspective—honoring those in the LGBTQ+ community who fought against injustice and inequality.

Pride’s . . . a day that means “Together, we are strong!”


Blaze and the Castle Cake for Bertha Daye Cover Image
By Claude Ponti, Claude Ponti (Illustrator), Alyson Waters (Translated by), Margot Kerlidou (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781953861184
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Published: Elsewhere Editions - May 3rd, 2022

Claude Ponti’s nimble wordplay and punning, combined with his phantasmagorical and joyful illustrations, create an endearing gem of a book, bound to be a bedtime story favorite.

From one of the world’s most beloved children’s book authors comes a story of a high-spirited flock of friends building an unusual birthday cake. 


Book of Questions Cover Image
By Pablo Neruda, Paloma Valdivia (Illustrator), Sara Lissa Paulson (Translator)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781592703227
Availability: Backordered
Published: Enchanted Lion Books - April 26th, 2022

Where is the center of the sea? Why do the waves never break there? A book containing unanswerable, fantastical questions, inviting us to be curious, while simultaneously embracing what we cannot know.



Where the Wee Ones Go: A Bedtime Wish for Endangered Animals Cover Image
By Karen Jameson, Zosienka (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452184647
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 26th, 2022

Wee readers will connect with wee endangered-animals in this mesmerizing bedtime book by Karen Jameson (Woodland Dreams, Farm Lullaby), promoting environmental awareness and encouraging the very sweetest of dreams!

When stars are out and the moon's above,
where do the wee ones go, my love?
Where do the wee ones go?


Together We Ride Cover Image
By Kaylani Juanita (Illustrator), Valerie Bolling
$16.99
ISBN: 9781797212487
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 26th, 2022

Hair Love meets bike rides in this loving portrait of a father-daughter relationship.

Learning to ride is no easy feat! But with a little courage, a guiding hand from her dad, and an enthusiastic bark from her pup, one brave girl quickly learns the freedom that comes from an afternoon spent outside on a bike.


Always with You, Always with Me Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593465516
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 26th, 2022

An instant New York Times bestseller!
 
A loving ode to modern motherhood by Kelly Rowland and Jessica McKay.


The Boy with Flowers in His Hair Cover Image
By Jarvis, Jarvis (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536225228
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Published: Candlewick - April 26th, 2022

Jarvis offers a moving tale of friendship, kindness, and acceptance, softly touching on the subjects of illness or hardship in a way that young children can understand.


Bailey and Blanket Cover Image
By Emily House, Emily House (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781737603221
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Published: Blue Dot Kids Press - April 26th, 2022

A heartwarming read-aloud about the special relationship between a child and their best friend in all the world... a soft, cozy blanket.


Everywhere Bailey goes, Blanket goes too. They love to adventure together. Until an uninvited guest
joins the family picnic, and... disaster strikes.


The Song of the Nightingale Cover Image
By Tanya Landman, Laura Carlin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217681
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Published: Candlewick Studio - April 26th, 2022

How did the nightingale get its golden voice? A beautiful creation story answers the question.


Children of the Forest Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823447671
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Published: Neal Porter Books - April 26th, 2022

Two siblings set off to live a life of adventure in the untamed wilds of their own backyard in this funny and beautifully illustrated picture book.

We are wild.
We are children of the forest.

We were raised by wolves.
And raccoons. And owls.


What Goes Inside? Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9788000063591
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Published: Albatros Media - April 26th, 2022

Tetris challenge accepted Find out what goes inside a fridge, a school gym, or a music band van

There are so many things around us that we cannot see inside. All those cabinets, suitcases, and closed doors--be they small, big, mysterious, or even quite plain, they make you wonder what's inside them. Food goes inside a fridge. Laundry goes inside a washing machine.


Endlessly Ever After: Pick YOUR Path to Countless Fairy Tale Endings! Cover Image
By Laurel Snyder, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452144825
Availability: Backordered
Published: Chronicle Books - April 19th, 2022

This funny, original choose-your-path picture book of fractured fairy tales will charm any young fan of the genre, putting the power of storytelling right in the reader's hands!

Grab your basket and your coat. Put on some walking shoes.
Turn the page and begin: Which story will you choose?


Things to Look Forward To Cover Image
By Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781797214481
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 19th, 2022

Everyone needs things to look forward to: big things and small things, on good days and on bad days, whether we actively create delight for ourselves or simply allow it to enter our lives.


Chasing Rainbows Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781849767606
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Published: Tate Publishing - April 19th, 2022

Unique and delightful, this book allows the reader to join a journey to find light and positivity when we have never needed it more!

It is a wet and miserable day and Emmy is stuck inside—the whole world seems terribly gray and there’s nothing to do. But then Emmy’s dad suggests they go outside to chase a rainbow!


We Are Better Together Cover Image
By Bill McKibben, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250755155
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - April 19th, 2022

From environmentalist and bestselling author Bill McKibben comes a hopeful, inspiring picture book celebrating the power of human cooperation and the beauty of life on Earth, beautifully illustrated by artist Stevie Lewis.

When we work together, we humans can do incredible things.


Kick Push Cover Image
By Frank Morrison, Frank Morrison (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547605927
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - April 19th, 2022

Award-winning picture book creator Frank Morrison makes his author/illustrator debut in an exuberant story about being yourself.


The Depth of the Lake and the Height of the Sky Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781782507420
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Published: Floris Books - April 19th, 2022

'Astonishing to behold.' New York Times

It's summertime and a boy and his dog are leaving behind their apartment in the busy city.

His grandparents' home in the countryside feels like a different world. From the window, the curious boy sees a path leading enticingly into the forest. He can't wait to explore.


Badger is Bored Cover Image
By Moritz Petz, Jackowski Amélie (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780735844797
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Published: NorthSouth Books - April 19th, 2022

Fun is just a fresh perspective away in this entertaining book about boredom. 

 


What a boring day! Badger doesn’t feel like doing anything. Unfortunately, Fox, Squirrel, Blackbird, and Rabbit feel the same way. One after the other, they appear at Badger’s door. Even together they don’t know what to do.


This Book Is Not for You! Cover Image
By Shannon Hale, Tracy Subisak (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984816856
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Published: Dial Books - April 19th, 2022

From New York Times bestselling and Newbery Honor–winning author Shannon Hale and award-winning illustrator Tracy Subisak, comes a zany picture book that pokes fun at overly gendered notions of "boy books" and "girl books" and celebrates the pleasure of a good book.


Tofu Takes Time Cover Image
By Helen H. Wu, Julie Jarema (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781506480350
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Published: Beaming Books - April 19th, 2022

Homemade tofu is good, and good things take time.


Patience, Patches! Cover Image
By Christy Mihaly, Sheryl Murray (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593108291
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Published: Dial Books - April 19th, 2022

A sweet-new sibling story, perfect for gifting to expecting parents, big siblings to-be, and dog-loving families everywhere


Tiny Dino Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593352649
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 19th, 2022

Did you know dinosaurs still roam the earth?


Pumpkin and Me Cover Image
By Alicia Acosta, Mercé Galì (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9788417673925
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Published: Nubeocho - April 19th, 2022

When Pumpkin, my dog, died, everyone at home was sad. The next day, a dark cloud began to follow me around and it felt like I had soap in my eyes and an octopus wrapped tightly around my heart...
Written by the renowned child author and psychologist, Alicia Acosta, this uplifting, beautifully illustrated story explores themes of loss and grief and the power of memories.


Maybe: A Mindfulness Tale Cover Image
By Bushel & Peck Books (Editor)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781638191018
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Published: Bushel & Peck Books - April 19th, 2022

When a farmer's horse runs away, his neighbors call it the worst of news.

Maybe, says the wise farmer, in what will become the book's refrain as more unexpected events come his way. This delightful tale teaches that what seems bad might be good; what seems good might be bad; and in the end, all are essential, helpful experiences in our personal journeys of growth.


Monsters in the Briny Cover Image
By Lynn Becker, Scott Brundage (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534111493
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Published: Sleeping Bear Press - April 15th, 2022

What do you do with a grumpy kraken, a sickly sea serpent, and a tearful gigantic tortoise? You sing them a tune, of course Following the sea shanty rhyme of What Do You Do With . . ., a ship's crew of sailors has to contend with a coterie of mythical sea creatures, all demanding comfort and attention.


Mud! Cover Image
By Annie Bailey, Jen Corace (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419750977
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - April 12th, 2022

An energetic picture book ode to rainy days, outdoor play, and siblings, all about oozy, smoozy, squishy mud!

Gloopy, gloppy, gorgeous mud.
Ooozy, smoozy, soupy mud.


I'll Take Care of You Cover Image
By Maria Loretta, Nicoletta Bertelle (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781737603238
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Published: Blue Dot Kids Press - April 12th, 2022

Warm, vibrant illustrations combine with the steady reassurance "I'll take care of you" to introduce children to the cycles of nature and the gift of nurturing.


Perfectly Imperfect Mira Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316541169
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2022

This sweet story teaches us to embrace our messy imperfections in this book perfect for fans of The Most Magnificent Thing and The Book of Mistakes.

Mira wants to be perfect at everything she tries. Everyone around her is good at something, but Mira's not sure if she'll ever find a thing of her own.

One day, Mira decides to try . . .


Donut: The Unicorn Who Wants to Fly Cover Image
By Laura Gehl, Andrea Zuill (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593376256
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Published: Random House Studio - April 12th, 2022

Here's the hilarious story of Donut, a scruffy unicorn who can't fly-- but who keeps on trying! From the author of One Big Pair of Underwear and the illustrator of Sweety.


My Best Friend Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735270701
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Published: Tundra Books - April 12th, 2022

Every kid loves their dog . . . and every dog loves their kid. A sweet, funny and stylish celebration of the human-dog relationship. For fans of Maira Kalman's Beloved Dog and Emily Gravett's Dogs.

My best friend is soft, warm, and comfy as a ball of cotton.

My best friend doesn't like baths.


Out of This World: Star-Studded Haiku Cover Image
By Sally M. Walker, Matthew Trueman (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536203561
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Published: Candlewick - April 12th, 2022

This companion to Earth Verse: Haiku from the Ground Up soars into space with a perfect fusion of poetry and science, accompanied by breathtaking illustrations.

one minuscule speck
grows into the universe
a mind-boggling birth


Cats Can Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593115596
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2022

A rollicking rhyme that celebrates the playful and mischievous similarities between cats and toddlers!


Pippin Paints a Portrait Cover Image
By Charlotte Mei (Created by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781800660144
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Published: Cicada Books - April 12th, 2022

A laugh-out-loud story of artistic expression, told in direct speech and adorable manga-inflected illustrations by Charlotte Mei.

''I love that this book talks about famous artists but ultimately Pippin finds his own way of creating. Perfect for budding artists''. -- Picturebook Playdate


Counting to Bananas: A Mostly Rhyming Fruit Book Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593354865
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Published: Flamingo Books - April 12th, 2022

A hilarious, mostly-rhyming picture book about a banana and narrator who can't quite agree on what their book is about. Perfect for fans of Mo Willems' We Are in a Book and Adam Rex's Nothing Rhymes With Orange!

"Mo Willems fans will give this book one, two, three, four, five stars!" --Parents


Big and Small and In-Between Cover Image
By Carter Higgins, Daniel Miyares (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452166506
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 12th, 2022

You Are (Not) Small meets The Quiet Book in this beautiful compilation of all the little things that make up our big world.

This wide, wonderful world contains many things. Some things are as big as a family of bears; some are as small as a reflection in a puddle. Some things are felt rather than seen.


Mommy's Hometown Cover Image
By Hope Lim, Jaime Kim (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536213324
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Published: Candlewick - April 12th, 2022

When a young boy and his mother travel overseas to her childhood home in Korea, the town is not as he imagined. Will he be able to see it the way Mommy does?


The Velveteen Rabbit: 100th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Margery Williams (Illustrator), Erin Stead (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593382103
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2022

Celebrate the 100th anniversary of The Velveteen Rabbit with a stunning new edition of the timeless classic, with illustrations by Erin Stead, Caldecott Medal winner of A Sick Day for Amos McGee.


Goodbye, Bear Cover Image
By Jane Chapman, Jane Chapman (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781680102475
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Published: Tiger Tales - April 12th, 2022

This gentle, touching story of the death of a dear friend, Bear, introduces children to the complex and often confusing feelings of grief, and the ways that Bear’s friends honor his memory as they learn how to cope with the loss.


Hundred Years of Happiness Cover Image
By Thanhhà Lai, Nguyen Quang (Illustrator), Kim Lien (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063026926
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Published: HarperCollins - April 5th, 2022

A stunning picture book debut, showcasing the love between grandparents and grandchildren, the challenges of memory loss, and the joy that sweet reminders of a faraway home can bring, from award-winning, bestselling author Thanhhà Lại.


Peanut Gets Fed Up Cover Image
By Dana Wulfekotte, Dana Wulfekotte (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062455826
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Published: Greenwillow Books - April 5th, 2022

A favorite stuffed animal can’t be too loved . . . or can it? Toy Story meets Knuffle Bunny in this picture book exploring the enduring bond between a child and her beloved stuffed penguin. A must-have for fans of Strictly No Elephants and Bear Is a Bear


I'm Terrified of Bath Time Cover Image
By Simon Rich, Tom Toro (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316628334
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2022

A hilarious and clever bath-time picture book by humorist, novelist, and TV writer Simon Rich, with illustrations by Tom Toro (How to Potty Train Your Porcupine).
 
And so begins a hilarious dip into the choppy waters of a nightly ritual that parents and children alike often dread.


Mama: A World of Mothers and Motherhood Cover Image
By Helene Delforge, Quentin Greban (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781782507710
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Published: Floris Books - April 5th, 2022

A unique and emotive celebration of the different facets of motherhood with striking portraits by an award-winning illustrator.

Powerful, emotive, unforgettable - Mama speaks to all mothers in the international language of love.


This Book Will Get You to Sleep! Cover Image
By Jory John, Olivier Tallec (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374311308
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 5th, 2022

For little ones reluctant to say good night, this laugh-out-loud story from beloved author Jory John and internationally acclaimed illustrator Olivier Tallec will guide them through different methods of falling asleep—until they might just get tired after all.


I'd Like to Be the Window for a Wise Old Dog Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593375082
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2022

A comforting and timely new picture book that feels like an instant classic, written and illustrated by Philip Stead, author of the Caldecott Medal-winning A Sick Day for Amos McGee and the New York Times bestselling The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine.


I Color Myself Different Cover Image
By Colin Kaepernick, Eric Wilkerson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338789621
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - April 5th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

An inspiring story of identity and self-esteem from celebrated athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick.

When Colin Kaepernick was five years old, he was given a simple school assignment: draw a picture of yourself and your family.


A Good Place Cover Image
By Lucy Cousins, Lucy Cousins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536224252
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Published: Candlewick - April 5th, 2022

From the creator of Maisy, a joyful picture book with a gentle environmental message finds four insect friends in search of a good place to live.


You're Loved Cover Image
By Liz Climo, Liz Climo (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250802606
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 5th, 2022

From international bestselling author Liz Climo comes You're Loved, a funny and heartfelt picture book about new babies and the joys of growing up.

You’re brand new, and you’re perfect
You’re demanding, but you’re worth it.


The Planet in a Pickle Jar Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781838740184
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Published: Flying Eye Books - April 5th, 2022

A book touching on the importance of protecting the world we live in, whilst also reinforcing the beauty of grandparent and grandchildren relationships. This poignant and humorous picture book from debut author/illustrator Martin Stanev would make a beautiful, and fun, addition to any child's bookshelf.

Selected by The Guardian as a Best Children's Book of 2021


Show the World! Cover Image
By Angela Dalton, Daria Peoples (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593351390
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2022

A celebration of self-expression and the power of using your voice, centering Black children, and exploring the many things they can do, create, and say to make their mark.

Look around! Can you see?
The many spaces, places, and ways to
show the world all that you can be?
 


I Am!: A Book of Reminders (An I WILL! Book) Cover Image
By Juana Medina, Juana Medina (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358621256
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Published: Versify - April 5th, 2022

From Pura Belpré Award-winning author-illustrator Juana Medina, I AM! helps inspire young readers to have confidence in themselves. This paper-over-board picture book, the second in the I WILL! series, grabs the eye with bold, colorful illustrations and simple text.

I am strong.

I am confident.

I am funny.


Creature Cover Image
By Andrea Ballance, Grasya Oilyko (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781838740412
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Published: Flying Eye Books - April 5th, 2022

Creature is playing and dreaming in space. Making worlds appear and disappear and sleeping in the crescent of the Moon. The comfort of cats and the magic of space comes together in this brightly illustrated and quirky picture book.


A Blue Kind of Day Cover Image
By Rachel Tomlinson, Tori-Jay Mordey (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593324011
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Published: Kokila - April 5th, 2022

A moving picture book debut about depression, sensory awareness, and the power of listening, from psychologist and author of Teaching Kids to be Kind.

Coen is having a sniffling, sighing, sobbing kind of day.


All You Need Cover Image
By Howard Schwartz, Jasu Hu (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823443291
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Published: Neal Porter Books - April 5th, 2022

A little girl grows up to be an accomplished artist in this sumptuously illustrated book about the small things that lead to a rich and fulfilling life.

All You need
Is a planet to live on,
A sun to give you light,
And warmth. . .


Little Fairy Can't Sleep Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781782507673
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Published: Floris Books - April 5th, 2022

A magical midsummer bedtime story from the bestselling creator of much-loved In the Land of Fairies

It's a warm summer's night and Faith can't get to sleep. The curious little fairy feels magic is in the air and flies off to see who else is still awake.


A Grandma's Magic Cover Image
By Charlotte Offsay, Asa Gilland (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593376003
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2022

A picture book celebrating grandmas and all that makes them "magic", ideal for fans of How to Babysit a Grandma.

"When a child is born, a grandma is born too. Grandmas aren't like regular grown-ups. Grandmas are filled with magic."


After the Buzz Comes the Bee: Lift-the-Flap Animal Sounds Cover Image
By Robie Rogge, Rachel Isadora (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780823449200
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Published: Holiday House - April 5th, 2022

Buzz! Quack! Lift the flap to find the animals that are making all the noise! With humorous illustrations by Caldecott honoree Rachel Isadora.

 
“After the buzz comes the . . . “ 
Lift the flap to find the bee!
“After the quack comes the . . . “
Lift the flap to find the duck!
 


I Wish for You Cover Image
By David Wax, Brett Blumenthal (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250822185
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 5th, 2022

A moving and beautiful keepsake book for fans of On the Night You Were Born.

I wish for you, my little one...

What do you wish for your child? Do you wish for them to be kind? To be strong? To be proud of who they are?


My Parents Won't Stop Talking! Cover Image
By Emma Hunsinger, Tillie Walden, Emma Hunsinger (Illustrator), Tillie Walden (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250800275
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 5th, 2022

A child's plans are ruined when her parents have the gall to stop to talk to the neighbors in My Parents Won't Stop Talking!, a laugh-out-loud picture book about patience by Emma Hunsinger and Tillie Walden.

It’s time to go to the park, and Molly can’t wait! It’s going to be awesome and amazing and—

OH NO!


The Path: A Picture Book About Finding Your Own True Way Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781662650635
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Published: mineditionUS - April 5th, 2022

Perfect for a new generation of path-forgers, this buoyant picture book from an award-winning author and New Yorker cover artist is a hip new take on the graduation book.

With an exclusive bonus print from Bob Staake inside the jacket.


My Very First 100 Words Cover Image
By Rosemary Wells, Rosemary Wells (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665901161
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - March 22nd, 2022

This engaging and endlessly satisfying picture book from beloved creator Rosemary Wells is the perfect tool for introducing baby and toddlers to language with witty humor and mischievous fun!

Little ones will delight in the imaginative illustrations that introduce each word and phrase in this pitch-perfect read aloud.


The Library Fish (The Library Fish Books) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534477056
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - March 22nd, 2022

In this sweet and adventurous picture book, an unusually literary fish leaves the safety of her bowl to explore her library home for the first time.

When Mr. Hughes finds a fish all alone in the library and names her Library Fish, she knows she’s found her true home.


I Love You Like Yellow Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419748073
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - March 29th, 2022

From New York Times bestselling author Andrea Beaty and New York Times bestselling illustrator Vashti Harrison, a sweet and playful bedtime book that reminds young readers just how loved they are

I love you like yellow.
I love you like green.
Like flowery orchid
and sweet tangerine . .


Little Wonder Cover Image
By Claire Keane (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781797208121
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 29th, 2022

A mama's wishes for her brave Little Wonder tell a tale as old as time in a whole new world perfect for new graduates, gift-givers, and anyone who wants to share a splash of courage with a loved one.

Wake up, Little Wonder! The whole wide world awaits you!


The Rhino Suit Cover Image
By Colter Jackson, Colter Jackson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781683648147
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Published: Sounds True - March 29th, 2022

When a little girl feels like the pain of the world is too much, she builds a tough-skinned rhino suit to protect herself.

When one little girl sees litter in the streets, an animal without shelter, and the pain of a parent, the weight of the world feels like too much to bear. She feels everything so deeply, it makes her want to hide.


Mama and Mommy and Me in the Middle Cover Image
By Nina LaCour, Kaylani Juanita (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536211511
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Published: Candlewick - March 29th, 2022

A little girl stays home with Mama when Mommy goes off on a work trip in this tender, inviting story that will resonate with every child who has missed a parent.


I'll Go and Come Back Cover Image
By Rajani LaRocca, Sara Palacios (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536207170
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Published: Candlewick - March 29th, 2022

A tender, beautifully illustrated story about a girl in America and her grandmother in India, whose love stretches between languages and cultures—and across the world.


Nana Loves You More Cover Image
By Jimmy Fallon, Miguel Ordóñez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250823946
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - March 29th, 2022

Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC's The Tonight Show and #1 New York Times bestselling author, is back with a book for grandmothers.

NANA loves you more!

How much does Nana love you?
More than the moon? More than the stars?
More than all of the planets by far!


This Is a School Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536204582
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Published: Candlewick - March 29th, 2022

A moving celebration of school and all it may signify: work and play, creativity and trust, and a supportive community that extends beyond walls


Where Butterflies Fill the Sky: A Story of Immigration, Family, and Finding Home Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547606511
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - March 29th, 2022

An evocative picture book debut that tells the true story of the author's immigration from Kuwait to the United States.


Zebra's Umbrella Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9788418133367
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Published: Nubeocho - April 5th, 2022

With the first drops of rain, Zebra opens his colorful umbrella. He invites Gazelle, Rhinoceros, Elephant and Hare under so they don't get wet. Lion doesn't want to get wet either. Will there be room for everyone under Zebra's umbrella?

With gentle text and bright colours, Zebra's umbrella is a lovely story about friendship, kindness and sharing.


Stop the Clock! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781910328828
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Published: Tiny Owl Publishing - April 5th, 2022

When Mr. Khan asks the children to paint what they saw on their way to school, Joe notices his baby sister is crying in the picture. He stops the clocks and goes back to the street to find out why... This sweet story reminds us to slow down, take a breath and notice the small details in our busy everyday life.


Dress-Up Day Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419744105
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - March 22nd, 2022

After missing her class costume party, a girl decides she doesn’t need an excuse to dress up in this charming, relatable school story

When a little girl is home sick for dress-up day at school, she decides there’s no need to miss out entirely: She’ll just wear her rabbit costume the next day!

But when the next day arrives and she’s the only one in costu


Hello, Puddle! Cover Image
By Anita Sanchez, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358381440
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Published: Clarion Books - March 22nd, 2022

A nonfiction picture book exploring a deceptively simple but unexpectedly crucial resource for wildlife: puddles! This lyrical, gorgeously illustrated nonfiction picture book is perfect for young science learners and nature lovers.

Hello, puddle! Who's here?

A normal everyday puddle may not seem very special.


Let's Do Everything and Nothing Cover Image
By Julia Kuo, Julia Kuo (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250774347
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 22nd, 2022

Let's Do Everything and Nothing is a lush and lyrical picture book from Julia Kuo celebrating special moments—big and small—shared with a child.

Will you climb a hill with me?
Dive into a lake with me?
Reach the starry sky with me,
and watch the clouds parade?


All from a Walnut Cover Image
By Ammi-Joan Paquette, Felicita Sala (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419750021
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - March 22nd, 2022

A moving, multigenerational story about love, family roots, and the cycle of life

When Emilia finds a walnut one morning, Grandpa tells her the story behind it: of his journey across the ocean to a new home, with only one small bag and a nut in his pocket.
   
“I planted my little tree in good brown soil, so it would grow strong here forever.”
&ld


Not a Cat: a memoir Cover Image
By Winter Miller, Danica Novgorodoff (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780884488798
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - March 22nd, 2022

A funny, expansive, affirming story with a powerful message of self-determination for young kids: No one can label us if we do not allow ourselves to be labeled. Our identities are ours to choose and to live.


Courage Hats Cover Image
By Kate Hoefler, Jessixa Bagley (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781797202761
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 22nd, 2022

What if the Cowardly Lion took a leap of faith? A story of courage, determination, and a dash of friendship.

Courage is something that comes from your heart. But if you can't find it there, you can wear it on your head at first.

Mae is a girl.

Bear is a bear.


Oona and the Shark Cover Image
By Kelly DiPucchio, Raissa Figueroa (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063071421
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - March 22nd, 2022

The big sea’s littlest mischief-maker, Oona, is back in another delightful tale from New York Times bestselling author Kelly DiPucchio and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award winner Raissa Figueroa.


Capybara Is Friends with Everyone Cover Image
By Maddie Frost, Maddie Frost (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063021020
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Published: HarperCollins - March 22nd, 2022

“A delightfully silly story with a sweet heart.” —Booklist

Capybara is simply a hoot.” —BCCB


The Upside Down Hat Cover Image
By Stephen Barr, Gracey Zhang (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452182025
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 22nd, 2022

The Little Prince meets Journey in this gorgeous, reassuring picture book fable about loss, perseverance, and finding what matters most.

What happens to a boy who has nothing but a hat?

Everything.


Just Try One Bite Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593324141
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Published: Dial Books - March 22nd, 2022

An instant New York Times bestseller! From the bestselling author of Go the **** to Sleep and healthy eating advocate Camila Alves McConaughey comes a whimsical role reversal in which picky eater parents are confronted by their three kids, with hilarious results


Somewhere, Right Now Cover Image
By Kerry Docherty, Suzie Mason (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593350492
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Published: Flamingo Books - March 22nd, 2022

Debut author Kerry Docherty reminds us that even when we are having a bad day, just imagining that somewhere, right now, something beautiful is happening can bring a feeling of calm.


Biking with Grandma: A
By Chris Santella, Vivienne To (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419748042
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2022

Sam and their intrepid grandma bike around the world together in this sweet intergenerational adventure!

Grandma Rose's job is having amazing adventures around the globe and writing about them. Her next trip is extra-special—because this time, Sam is tagging along!


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Knight Owl Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316310628
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Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - March 15th, 2022

A determined Owl builds strength and confidence in this medieval picture book about the real mettle of a hero: wits, humor, and heart. 

Since the day he hatched, Owl dreamed of becoming a real knight. He may not be the biggest or the strongest, but his sharp nocturnal instincts can help protect the castle, especially since many knights have recently gone missing.


In Our Garden Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984812100
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2022

From the New York Times bestselling author of Be Kind comes an uplifting classroom tale about students who create a vegetable garden on their school's rooftop.


Emile and the Field Cover Image
By Kevin Young, Chioma Ebinama (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984850423
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Published: Make Me a World - March 15th, 2022

In this lyrical picture book from an award-winning poet, a young boy cherishes a neighborhood field throughout the changing seasons. With stunning illustrations and a charming text, this beautiful story celebrates a child's relationship with nature.


There was a boy
named Emile
who fell
in love with a field.


Marshmallow Clouds: Two Poets at Play among Figures of Speech Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536203035
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Published: Candlewick - March 15th, 2022

Celebrated poets Ted Kooser along with Connie Wanek, and illustrator Richard Jones, explore figures of speech in a spirited and magical way—and invite our imaginations out to play.


No Nibbling! Cover Image
By Beth Ferry, A. N. Kang (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781250762412
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 15th, 2022

From New York Times-bestselling author Beth Ferry and illustrator A.N. Kang comes a tale filled with fantastic word play that will have kids laughing and insisting, "No nibbling!"


The Tantrum That Saved the World Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781623176846
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Published: North Atlantic Books - March 15th, 2022

Tantrums are bad--except when they save the world.
 
An environmental picture book about finding your voice, taking collective action, and saving the planet--for kids ages 5 - 9.


The Lady and the Unicorn Cover Image
By Béatrice Fontanel, Vanessa Hié (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781648961236
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - March 15th, 2022

Gallop into the mythical world of this beautifully illustrated and educational picture book adventure about love, magic, and art history, inspired by the Unicorn Tapestries held by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and Cluny Museum in Paris.


Home Is Where the Heart Is Cover Image
By Jonny Lambert, Jonny Lambert (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781680102697
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Published: Tiger Tales - March 15th, 2022

In this humorous yet touching story of friendship, Bear finds that his house has been destroyed in a storm, so he moves in with his friend Hare—but can the two learn to live together, even though they’re very different, and still be best friends?


I'm Not Scared, You're Scared Cover Image
By Seth Meyers, Rob Sayegh (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593352373
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Published: Flamingo Books - March 15th, 2022

From the incomparable host of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” comes a hilarious new picture book.


Chester van Chime Who Forgot How to Rhyme Cover Image
By Avery Monsen, Abby Hanlon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780759554825
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2022

From the coauthor of the smash hit All My Friends Are Dead and the creator of the beloved Dory Fantasmagory chapter book series comes a hilarious read aloud about a boy who loses his gift for rhyme.

There once was a youngster named Chester van ChimeWho woke up one day and forgot how to rhyme.Chester loved rhyming, in poem or song.It always felt righ


This or That: A Story about Choosing Cover Image
By Kell Andrews, Hector Borlasca (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780884488712
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - March 15th, 2022

A funny, instructive story about making decisions

Alexander can’t decide on a Halloween costume, so he winds up as a pumpkin; he can’t decide what to wear to school, so he misses the bus; he can’t decide what school lunch to eat, so he winds up with tuna casserole.  


Pretty Perfect Kitty-Corn Cover Image
By Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781419750939
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - March 8th, 2022

From the bestselling superstar duo Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham, creators of Itty-Bitty Kitty-Corn, comes another positively delightful kitty and unicorn story that celebrates the magic of friendship—and the beauty of imperfection

Unicorn is perfect.
Everybody thinks so.
He yearns to look the way everyone thinks he should.  

But when a fumble


With Lots of Love Cover Image
$17.99
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 8th, 2022

A beautiful, lyrical story about a girl who moves from her home in Central America to the United States, and everything she leaves behind and longs for—especially her Abuela—as she makes a new life.


Smitten With Kittens Cover Image
By Florence Minor, Wendell Minor (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781623541675
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Published: Charlesbridge - March 8th, 2022

Snuggly, fun, bouncy, and playful--who isn't smitten with kittens? A simple, rhyming story perfect for kitty loving kiddos everywhere!


The Red Canoe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781568463681
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Published: Creative Editions - March 8th, 2022

Behold Our Magical Garden: Poems Fresh from a School Garden Cover Image
By Allan Wolf, Daniel Duncan (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536204551
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Published: Candlewick - March 8th, 2022

Witty and inspiring, Allan Wolf’s upbeat poems are poised to cultivate a new crop of gardeners, aided by Daniel Duncan’s bountiful illustrations.

In our garden, can you see?
A grand adventure? And it’s free!
A green delicious fantasy?
Behold our magical garden.


Color Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781568463667
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Published: Creative Editions - March 8th, 2022

Elmer and the Bedtime Story Cover Image
By David McKee, David McKee (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781728449708
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Published: Andersen Press - March 1st, 2022

It's bedtime, and Elmer's looking after two baby elephants. But how will he get them to sleep?

A good walk will do it, Elmer thinks. But as they walk past their friends, everyone in the jungle seems to think he should tell them a bedtime story, and they each have their own favorites.

What's yours?


Elephant Island Cover Image
By Leo Timmers, Leo Timmers (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781776574346
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Published: Gecko Press - March 1st, 2022

A shipwrecked elephant makes his tiny island a home for the many friends who come to the rescue, in the new picture book from New York Times Illustrated Book Award winning author Leo Timmers.


We Belong Cover Image
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Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - March 1st, 2022

We all belong

You and I, we're alike, / but we're different too. / That's not good. / That's not bad. / It's just what is true.


Dearest One Cover Image
By Arielle Dance, Jenny Duke (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781913747800
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Published: Lantana Publishing - March 1st, 2022

Inspirational words of wisdom passed down from older generations to the young.


What Do You See?: A Conversation in Pictures Cover Image
By Barney Saltzberg, Barney Saltzberg (Illustrator), Jamie Lee Curtis (Photographer)
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ISBN: 9781954354050
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Published: Creston Books - March 1st, 2022

How creatively do you see things?

She took photographs of things she loved and sent them to him. He drew pictures on her photographs of things he saw and sent them back to her.


Moving Words About a Flower Cover Image
By K. C. Hayes, Barbara Chotiner (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781623541651
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Published: Charlesbridge - March 8th, 2022

Words tumble, leap, and fly in this clever shape poem about a resilient dandelion.

The inspiring story of a dandelion that survives against all odds, ingeniously told through shape poems (also called "concrete poems") full of visual surprises. When it rains, letters fall from the sky; and when seeds scatter, words FLY!


Carrimebac, the Town That Walked Cover Image
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Published: Candlewick - March 8th, 2022

A stunning feat of original storytelling from the recipient of the 2018 John Steptoe New Talent Author Award


The Crab Ballet Cover Image
By Renée LaTulippe, Cécile Metzger (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781951836368
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Published: Cameron Kids - March 8th, 2022

When the tide is out, the curtain is up on this clever tale of an underwater, watercolor ballet featuring dancing crabs and all of their aquatic friends
 

Welcome. Enter. Sit right there. The Crab Ballet is about to begin!


Can Sophie Change the World? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781452181561
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 8th, 2022

This is Pay It Forward meets the #BeKind movement, as seen through a Jewish principle.

It's Grandpop's birthday, and all he wants is one little thing: for Sophie to change the world.

He wants Sophie to do a mitzvah—something kind for others. But what exactly does that mean?


Skater Baby Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593324547
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Published: Razorbill - March 8th, 2022

In this hilarious picture book debut, a precocious baby sneaks away from her mom, snags a skateboard, and begins one heck of a daring (and disruptive) joyride through the park!


Earth, Sea & Stars: Inspiring Tales of the Natural World Cover Image
By Isabel Otter (Retold by), Ana Sender (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781680102789
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Published: Tiger Tales - March 8th, 2022

This collection of 20 engaging stories about the natural world is drawn from global cultures and reminds readers of everyone’s responsibility to care for and respect Earth. 
 


Pink, Blue, and You!: Questions for Kids about Gender Stereotypes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593178638
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - March 8th, 2022

Simple, accessible, and direct, this picture book is perfect for kids and parents or teachers to read together, opening the door to conversations about gender stereotypes and everyone's right to be their true selves.
 


Con mucho amor Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593205037
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 8th, 2022

The Spanish-language edition of With Lots of Love! A beautiful, lyrical story about a girl who moves from her home in Central America to the United States, and everything she leaves behind and longs for—especially her Abuela—as she makes a new life.


See You Soon Cover Image
By Mariame Kaba, Bianca Diaz (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781642597639
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Published: Haymarket Books - March 1st, 2022

From New York Times Bestselling Author Mariame Kaba, a poignant, beautifully illustrated story of a little girl's worries when her Mama goes to jail, and the love that bridges the distance between them.

Even though I'm away,

My love is always here to stay.
See you soon, Queenie.
Love, Mama


Gibberish Cover Image
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Published: Levine Querido - March 1st, 2022

It's Dat's first day of school in a new country! Dat and his Mah made a long journey to get here, and Dat doesn't know the language. To Dat, everything everybody says – from the school bus driver to his new classmates – sounds like gibberish. How is Dat going to make new friends if they can't understand each other?


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Bear and the Whisper of the Wind Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781648961199
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - March 1st, 2022

From the award-winning author and illustrator of Up the Mountain Path, The Fish and the Cat, and Otto & Pio comes an imaginative read-aloud picture book about one bear's journey to believe in himself and discover the beauty of change.


When I'm With You Cover Image
By Pat Zietlow Miller, Eliza Wheeler (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316429153
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 1st, 2022

There’s something that I’ve noticed.
Perhaps you’ve seen it, too.
Life is so much better
when it’s me and you.
 
From the time we are young, we are drawn to special people—the ones who complete our sentences and who know our favorite color, food, and song.


Somewhere in the Bayou Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781324015932
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Published: Norton Young Readers - March 1st, 2022

Simple, subtle, and drolly funny, the Pumphrey brothers’ newest picture book is a layered exploration of the foolishness of making assumptions and the virtue of curiosity.


People Are Wild Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593301944
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - March 1st, 2022

An inviting and inventive classic-in-the-making about learning to have compassion for every living thing, gorgeously illustrated by a rising star in the picture book world.

Wild creatures come in all shapes and sizes. They can be playful or loud or smelly or curious or cute—just like kids!
 


Tilda Tries Again (Big Bright Feelings) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781547608225
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - March 1st, 2022

From the creator of Ruby Finds a Worry, the perfect picture book for helping children embrace change.


One Sun and Countless Stars: A Muslim Book of Numbers (A Muslim Book Of Concepts) Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452182728
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 1st, 2022

Counting and culture come together in this stunning companion to Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns.


Big Dreams, Small Fish Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781646141265
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Published: Levine Querido - March 1st, 2022

In the new country, Shirley and her family all have big dreams. Take the family store: Shirley has great ideas about how to make it more modern! Prettier! More profitable! She even thinks she can sell the one specialty no one seems to want to try: Mama's homemade gefilte fish.


Pretzel and the Puppies Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358659594
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Published: Clarion Books - March 1st, 2022

From the creators of Curious George, this rediscovered 1946 picture book about a family of dachshunds features newly remastered art. The inspiration for Pretzel and the Puppies, streaming on Apple TV+.


Me and Ms. Too Cover Image
By Laura Ruby, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780062894335
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Published: Balzer + Bray - March 1st, 2022

National Book Award finalist Laura Ruby and New York Times-bestselling illustrator Dung Ho bring us an unforgettable story of the many different ways in which families are made and the beautiful, unknowable, magical things that hold them together.


Rosie the Truffle Hound Cover Image
By Jessie Hartland, Jessie Hartland (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780399548758
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - March 1st, 2022

Rosie the truffle hound finds a yummy solution to the problem of not being able to safely eat the delicious chocolate truffles her family sells.


Good Job, George! Cover Image
By Jane O'Connor, Andrew Joyner (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780593205631
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Published: Flamingo Books - March 1st, 2022

From the bestselling author of Fancy Nancy comes a book about George, a little boy who is always eager to help!


How to Bake a Universe Cover Image
By Alec Carvlin, Brian Biggs (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781324004233
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Published: Norton Young Readers - March 1st, 2022

This whimsical and informed debut picture book takes a leaf from a cookbook to show readers how the universe came into being.


A Beach Tail Cover Image
By Karen Lynn Williams, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781635925531
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Published: Astra Young Readers - March 1st, 2022

"A charming tale of creativity and discovery." —School Library Journal, starred review
 
 
A creative and intelligent little boy must fight his fear and find his way back to his loving father when they become separated at the beach.


If You Live Here Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062865328
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 22nd, 2022

A charming, classic picture book that imagines all the different types of places you could live—from the author of Lovely Beasts, Kate Gardner, and award-winning illustrator Christopher Silas Neal. The perfect next read for fans of Carson Ellis's Home.

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to live . . .

in a treehouse,


Also Cover Image
By E. B. Goodale, E. B. Goodale (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358153948
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Published: Clarion Books - February 22nd, 2022

An ode to the way memories allow us to be in many places at once, Also is a powerful exploration of being present as well as looking back. Perfect for Mother’s Day, birthdays, or graduation, this modern classic is by Ezra Jack Keats Honor–winner E. B.


Hat Cat Cover Image
By Troy Wilson, Eve Coy (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536213669
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Published: Candlewick - February 22nd, 2022

When Hat the cat’s doting human friend doesn’t come home for a while, will a young visitor offer the lonely kitty a taste of freedom? A gentle, touching story for cat lovers of all ages.


Lost And Found Cover Image
By Kate Banks, Galia Bernstein (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358004226
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Published: Clarion Books - February 22nd, 2022

A story of woodland creatures discovering a lost doll is transformed into the perfect parable of love in this sweet, timeless picture book for fans of Corduroy and The Velveteen Rabbit.

The wood mouse and the rabbit find a rag doll in the woods.


How to Say Hello to a Worm: A First Guide to Outside Cover Image
By Kari Percival, Kari Percival (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593226797
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - February 22nd, 2022

Say "hello" to worms, dirt, peas, and more in this gentle how-to guide for connecting with nature.


Mouse Seasons Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593374757
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 22nd, 2022

The first new original Leo Lionni picture book in nearly 30 years, featuring the beloved mouse Frederick as he guides his fellow mice--and young listeners--through a joyous celebration of the seasons.


A Friend for Yoga Bunny Cover Image
By Brian Russo, Brian Russo (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063017849
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Published: HarperCollins - February 22nd, 2022

Yoga Bunny returns in this adorable, mindful, and meditative friendship story! Great for finding calm and practicing easy fun-to-do yoga poses in the classroom or at home.


More Than Enough: A Passover Story Cover Image
By April Halprin Wayland, Katie Kath (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593462546
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Published: Dial Books - February 22nd, 2022

A family's Passover celebration is equal parts warmth and charm in this cozy picture book, with the traditional seder song “Dayenu” as the grateful refrain.
 


Excellent Ed Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593428610
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Published: Dragonfly Books - February 22nd, 2022

Dog lovers will adore this imperfect yet endearing mutt and his quest for excellence!

***Winner of an Ezra Jack Keats New Author Honor Award!***

 
Everyone in the Ellis family is excellent--except Ed.
 


The Blacker the Berry Cover Image
By Joyce Carol Thomas, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780063144880
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Published: Amistad - February 22nd, 2022

Black is dazzling and distinctive, like toasted wheat berry bread; snowberries in the fall; rich, red cranberries; and the bronzed last leaves of summer. In this lyrical and luminous poetry collection, Coretta Scott King honorees Joyce Carol Thomas and Floyd Cooper celebrate these many shades of Black beautifully.


Eyes That Speak to the Stars Cover Image
By Joanna Ho, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063057753
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Published: HarperCollins - February 15th, 2022

New York Times bestselling team Joanna Ho and Dung Ho present Eyes That Speak to the Stars, companion to the acclaimed Eyes That Kiss in the Corners.

“A brilliant treatise to love of self and heritage.” —School Library Journal (starred review)


Everything Will Be OK Cover Image
By Anna Dewdney, Judy Schachner (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593206638
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - February 15th, 2022

The bestselling creators of Llama Llama and Skippyjon Jones bring warmth and humor to a story with a comforting message we could all use when times are tough: everything will be OK.

Nothing is going right for little bunny today.
His sandwich has jelly instead of cheese.
He's lost his kite.
Ow! And he's stubbed his toe!


Olu and Greta Cover Image
By Diana Ejaita, Diana Ejaita (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593384909
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - February 15th, 2022

The geographical and cultural distance between two cousins is counteracted by the universalities of childhood and the dream of uniting.


Crocodile Hungry Cover Image
By Eija Sumner, John Martz (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735267879
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Published: Tundra Books - February 15th, 2022

A hilarious story about a hungry and hapless crocodile, for fans of How to Give Your Cat a Bath and I Want My Hat Back.

Crocodile hungry.

What can crocodile eat?

Canned ham? Too hard to open.
Beef jerky? Gets stuck in teeth.
Eggs? Bite shell, get toothache.

Crocodile must find food. But where?


Nigel and the Moon Cover Image
By Antwan Eady, Gracey Zhang (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063056282
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - February 15th, 2022

From debut author Antwan Eady and artist Gracey Zhang comes a glowing tale about the young dreaming big. A perfect story to demonstrate how pride in where we come from can bring a shining confidence.

When Nigel looks up at the moon, his future is bright. He imagines himself as…an astronaut, a dancer, a superhero, too!


Rodney Was a Tortoise Cover Image
By Nan Forler, Yong Ling Kang (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735266629
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Published: Tundra Books - February 15th, 2022

This comforting and gently humorous picture book about bereavement and the strength of friendship shows how a child overcomes the sadness of her beloved pet's death.


Uncle Shelby’s ABZ Book: A Primer for Adults Only Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063139671
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Published: HarperCollins - February 15th, 2022

The notorious Shel Silverstein classic you won’t want your children to read.

Dive into this a satirical, entertaining alphabet book for adults with quirky humor and Shel’s signature black-and-white art! No, this is not for your kids—this is just for you! 


Beauty Woke Cover Image
By NoNieqa Ramos, Paola Escobar (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358008415
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Published: Versify - February 15th, 2022

Beauty Woke is a powerful story of pride and community, told with bold lyricism and the heart of a fairy tale. Readers looking for a next-generation Sleeping Beauty will fall in love with the vivid art and lyrical text.


First Notes of Spring Cover Image
By Jessica Kulekjian, Jennifer Bower (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781547604739
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - February 15th, 2022

Not Quite Narwhal meets ­­­­And Then It's Spring in this funny, charming picture book debut about marching to the beat of your own drum to create a song that wakes Spring.


A History of Underwear with Professor Chicken Cover Image
By Hannah Holt, Korwin Briggs (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250766496
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - February 15th, 2022

Packed with information, hilariously but accurately (well...except for the chickens) illustrated, Hannah Holt and Korwin Briggs' A History of Underwear with Professor Chicken is sure to wedge its way into the annals of history-based picture books.


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Bathe the Cat Cover Image
By Alice B. McGinty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452142708
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Published: Chronicle Books - February 8th, 2022

Bathe the floor? Sweep the dishes? This riotous romp of a picture book follows a frantic family as they try to get some chores done—with no help from the family cat, who keeps scrambling the list of chores with hilarious effects. Get ready for a rollicking read-aloud with a truly purrfect ending.


My Own Way: Celebrating Gender Freedom for Kids Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780711265868
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - March 1st, 2022

Small children are often asked to choose between a gendered binary–"boy" or "girl", "pink" or "blue".


Once Upon a Forest Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593380147
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Published: Random House Studio - February 8th, 2022

This gorgeous picture book follows a helpful marmot working to save a forest recovering after a wildfire. Perfect for teaching children to practice kindness while developing an appreciation for animals and the earth.


Out of a Jar Cover Image
By Deborah Marcero, Deborah Marcero (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593326374
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - February 8th, 2022

This highly anticipated follow-up to the critically acclaimed and bestselling picture book In a Jar stars one little bunny dealing with some very big feelings.


Not Enough Lollipops Cover Image
By Megan Maynor, Micah Player (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593372562
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 8th, 2022

Alice thinks it's her lucky day when she wins a wagon full of lollipops, but sharing them with her classmates is more complicated than it seems. Can she find a fair way to divvy up the sweets?


Midnight and Moon Cover Image
By Kelly Cooper, Daniel Miyares (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735266308
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Published: Tundra Books - February 8th, 2022

A girl who doesn't fit in befriends a blind horse who also struggles to find his place in the herd. A beautiful picture book that helps readers celebrate the qualities that challenge us and make us different.


Powwow Day Cover Image
By Traci Sorell, Madelyn Goodnight (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580899482
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Published: Charlesbridge - February 8th, 2022

In this uplifting, contemporary Native American story, River is recovering from illness and can't dance at the powwow this year. Will she ever dance again?


Tiny Cedric Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524770723
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - February 8th, 2022

“The grouchiest character since the Grinch." —School Library Journal, starred review
 
A hilarious, heartwarming picture book from a New York Times bestselling author and award-winning illustrator about a tiny king who grows into a big-hearted monarch after he banishes almost his entire court from the palace.

 


How to Welcome a New Baby (How To Series) Cover Image
By Jean Reagan, Lee Wildish (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593430606
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 8th, 2022

From the New York Times bestselling creators of How to Babysit a Grandma and How to Babysit a Grandpa comes a fun and adorable picture book about how to welcome a new baby into your family!


Snail's Ark Cover Image
By Irene Latham, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593109397
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - February 8th, 2022

In this gorgeously depicted and timeless story of friendship and perseverance, two snails journey to the ark.


Just a Piggy Bank (Little Critter) (Pictureback(R)) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781984830739
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - February 8th, 2022

Little Critter learns a lesson about saving money in this classic full-color storybook for children--includes cards, stickers, and a poster!


Hey You!: An Empowering Celebration of Growing Up Black Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593529423
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 1st, 2022

This remarkable picture book is a lyrical, inspirational exploration of growing up Black, written by award-winning illustrator Dapo Adeola, and brought to life by some of the most exciting Black artists of today.

Remember to dream your own dreams
   Love your beautiful skin
   You always have a choice
 


I Am Golden Cover Image
By Eva Chen, Sophie Diao (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250842053
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - February 1st, 2022

An Instant New York Times Bestseller!

This joyful and lyrical picture book from New York Times bestselling author Eva Chen and illustrator Sophie Diao is a moving ode to the immigrant experience, as well as a manifesto of self-love for Chinese American children.


What do you see when you look in the mirror, Mei? Do you see beauty?


Not That Pet! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217766
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Published: Candlewick - February 1st, 2022

Some are too scary, some are too smelly, some are too wiggly, and some are too giggly. Can Mabel find the perfect pet for her family?

Not noisy or scary or covered in spikes.
She’d choose something friendly that EVERYONE likes.


The Legend of the Storm Goose Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781645673484
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Published: Page Street Kids - February 1st, 2022

With his great sheltering wings and crown of stars that lights the Scottish skies, Erin knows the heroic Storm Goose from her favorite legend will always guide Papa home from sea. But when a terrible storm strikes, it’s not Papa that comes ashore, but an injured white bird.


When the Sakura Bloom Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780648953319
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Published: Berbay Publishing - February 1st, 2022

"An understated ode to an iconic Japanese cultural celebration, mindfulness, and the restorative power of the seasons."Kirkus Reviews



Why?: A Conversation about Race Cover Image
By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250806093
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - February 1st, 2022

A piercing picture book about racial injustice from a child’s perspective from Taye Diggs and Shane Evans.

"Daddy?"
"Yes, my sweet boy."

"Why are those people shouting?"

"Our people are shouting because we need to be heard. We need to be heard."


Marley and the Family Band  Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593301111
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - February 1st, 2022

A picture book that celebrates music, love, and family from author Cedella Marley. A poetic story about a young girl who moves to a new country and learns to make friends—inspired by a childhood growing up with the musician Bob Marley as a father.


¡Solo Ayuda!: Como construir un mundo mejor Cover Image
By Sonia Sotomayor, Angela Dominguez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593404737
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Published: Philomel Books - February 1st, 2022

Todas las noches, cuando Sonia se va a dormir, Mami le hace la misma pregunta: ¿Qué hicistepara ayudar hoy? Y como al igual que su mami, Sonia quiere ayudar a su comunidad, siempre se asegura de tener una buena respuesta a la pregunta de Mami.
 


El año en que aprendimos a volar Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illustrator), Yanitzia Canetti (Translated by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593407608
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 1st, 2022

Los creadores del best seller número 1 del New York Times The Day You Begin se unen de nuevo para deslumbrar a los lectores con una historia que rinde homenaje al poder que hay en cada uno de nosotros para soñar algo y hacerlo realidad.
 


Puppet, Plum Pit, Plum, Log and Back to Puppet (Love) Cover Image
By Chrudos Valousek (Illustrator), Vojtěch Masek
$27.00
ISBN: 9781912278183
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Published: Centrala - January 18th, 2022

'The story is filled with twists and turns, escapades, absurd humour and wonderful linocuts.'

Pinocchio, Carlo Collodi's peppy impish wooden puppet, must encounter many adventures before finally coming to his senses... But what must a plum pit endure before it can become a puppet?


Justice Is...: A Guide for Young Truth Seekers Cover Image
By Preet Bharara, Sue Cornelison (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593176627
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 25th, 2022

Introduce the concept of justice to young people with this picture book by New York Times bestselling author of Doing Justice, Preet Bharara.


Ear Worm! Cover Image
By Jo Knowles, Galia Bernstein (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536207835
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Published: Candlewick - January 25th, 2022

A musical treat for the ear and eye, this antic tale of a worm on a mission doubles as a cozy bedtime book.


Just Help!: How to Build a Better World Cover Image
By Sonia Sotomayor, Angela Dominguez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593206263
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Published: Philomel Books - January 25th, 2022

From the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Just Ask! comes a fun and meaningful story about making the world--and your community--better, one action at a time, that asks the question: Who will you help today?


Wutaryoo Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358172383
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Published: Versify - January 25th, 2022

Wutaryoo is tired of not knowing who she is or where she came from. Inspired by her friends' fantastical origin stories, she sets off on an adventure of a lifetime that will help reveal her true history.


Amah Faraway Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547607211
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - January 25th, 2022

A delightful story of a child's visit to a grandmother and home far away, and of how families connect and love across distance, language, and cultures.

Kylie is nervous about visiting her grandmother-her Amah-who lives SO FAR AWAY.


Lion Lullaby Cover Image
By Kate Banks, Lauren Tobia (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536209822
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Published: Candlewick - January 25th, 2022

Follow ten lion cubs as they make their way home through the savanna in a lulling, lyrical read-aloud that gently introduces counting to young ones.

Little lions everywhere listen to evening’s sounds.
The wind is crying.
Trees are sighing.
It’s time to run along home.


The Donkey's Gone! Cover Image
By Omid Arabian, Shilla Shakoori (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781644210901
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Published: Triangle Square - January 25th, 2022

A Rumi story turned into a fun, illustrated allegory for kids.


The Great Big Easter Egg Hunt (Peter Rabbit) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780241544709
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Published: Warne - January 25th, 2022

Help Peter Rabbit find the missing Easter eggs in this fun lift-the-flap book!

Peter is so excited for the Easter picnic—there will be carrots and radishes, fresh lemonade and, best of all, Easter eggs for everyone! But Peter accidentally knocks over everyone’s Easter eggs, and now he has to find them all before the picnic starts!
 


Max Cover Image
By Bob Graham, Bob Graham (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536222746
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Published: Candlewick - January 25th, 2022

A success story for anyone who knows the highs—and lows—of learning to do something for the first time. Max will fly away with your heart!


I Love You Because I Love You Cover Image
By Muon Thi Van, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062894595
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 18th, 2022

Author Muợn Thị Văn and Stonewall Book Award-winning artist Jessica Love detail all the big and small reasons why we love the people we do within a call-and-response picture book that features families across the spectrum.

“I love you because you tell the best stories.

Because I love you, my best story is you.


Pig and Horse and the Something Scary Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419745010
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - January 18th, 2022

A gentle, perceptive story about facing our fears, worries, and anxieties—and the power of a supportive friend

“I have something in my head and it is scaring me,” Pig said.
“What is it?” asked Horse.
“I can’t say.


Maxine Cover Image
By Bob Graham, Bob Graham (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217704
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Published: Candlewick - January 18th, 2022

Max has a little sister! Fans of the late-blooming superhero will thrill to meet super-sibling Maxine, who flies high with style—her own.


Mr. Filkins in the Desert Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781849767507
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Published: Tate Publishing - January 18th, 2022

Renowned illustrator and storyteller Quentin Blake shows us that small acts of kindness are the stuff of life

When Mr. Flikins sets off for his ninetieth birthday party, he has no idea how eventful the journey will be. Crossing the desert to visit his family, armed only with a picnic, a walking stick, and an umbrella, Mr.


Who Are Your People? Cover Image
By Bakari Sellers, Reggie Brown (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063082854
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Published: Quill Tree Books - January 11th, 2022

This inspiring picture book by New York Times bestselling author Bakari Sellers is a tribute to the family and community that help make us who we are. Perfect for sharing and gifting.

When you meet someone for the first time, they might ask, "Who are your people?" and "Where are you from?"


You Are Not Alone Cover Image
By Alphabet Rockers, Ashley Evans (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781728240282
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - January 11th, 2022

"Exuberantly affirming and infectiously joyful." –Kirkus Reviews

Empower kids to love themselves, stand up for what's right, and have each others' backs with this inspiring and inclusive picture book


The Treasure Box Cover Image
By Dave Keane, Rahele Jomepour Bell (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984813183
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 11th, 2022

A poignant, gorgeously-illustrated story about a girl's bond with her grandfather and how it evolves after his death.


Millions of Maxes Cover Image
By Meg Wolitzer, Micah Player (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593324110
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - January 11th, 2022

Max discovers that uniqueness is more than just a name, in this funny, lively picture book debut by the bestselling author of The Interestings.


Where Is Bina Bear? Cover Image
By Mike Curato, Mike Curato (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250762207
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 11th, 2022

In Mike Curato's funny, poignant picture book Where Is Bina Bear?, a little rabbit throws a party—but can't find best friend Bina Bear anywhere!


Petal the Angry Cow Cover Image
By Maureen Fergus, Olga Demidova (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735264687
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Published: Tundra Books - January 11th, 2022

A hilarious barnyard tale about big-hearted cow with an even bigger temper, for fans of Penguin Problems.

Petal is everything you could want in a cow.

She is kind, thoughtful, a great baker and a wonderful artist.

She also has a temper. A very big, out-of-control temper. And it doesn't help that her barnyard pals like to push her buttons . . .


Wombat Underground: A Wildfire Survival Story Cover Image
By Sarah L. Thomson, Charles Santoso (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316707060
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 11th, 2022

Inspired by viral online stories during the 2019-2020 wildfires in Australia featuring wombats 'saving' other animals taking shelter in their burrows, here is a lyrical story about strangers in need of refuge.

Up on the hill, Wallaby licks a puddle’s last drop. Skink slips into the shade. Echidna hides in grass as dry as tinder.


The Year We Learned to Fly Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399545535
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - January 4th, 2022

Jacqueline Woodson and Rafael López's highly anticipated companion to their #1 New York Times bestseller The Day You Begin illuminates the power in each of us to face challenges with confidence.


Bright Brown Baby Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780545872294
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Published: Orchard Books - January 4th, 2022

A rhythmic, whimsically illustrated celebration of Black and brown babies and the joy, tender moments, and boundless love shared between children and their caregivers, from New York Times bestselling and award-winning duo Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney.

Brown baby, born bright.

Greet the world.


Friends Are Friends, Forever Cover Image
By Dane Liu, Lynn Scurfield (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250778185
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 4th, 2022

A picture book based on the author's own immigration story, the infinite impact of friendship, and passing on love and kindness around the world.


Love You by Heart Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338783636
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Published: Orchard Books - January 4th, 2022

Acclaimed creator of The Word Collector, Happy Dreamer, Say Something, and Be You, #1 New York Times bestseller Peter H. Reynolds breaks new ground in this ultimate gift book format perfect for readers of every age.


Love, Violet Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374313722
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - January 4th, 2022

Perfect for Valentine's Day, Love, Violet by Charlotte Sullivan Wild and Charlene Chua is a touching picture book about friendship and the courage it takes to share your feelings.

A 2022 Lambda Literary Award Finalist

Only one person
makes Violet’s heart skip


Daddy Speaks Love Cover Image
By Leah Henderson, E. B. Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593354360
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - January 4th, 2022

A moving tribute to the joy and grounding that fathers bring to their children's lives.


We Shall Overcome Cover Image
By Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338540376
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Published: Orchard Books - December 28th, 2021

A celebration of the gospel anthem and Civil Rights protest song "We Shall Overcome," masterfully brought to life by Caldecott Honor recipient and a nine-time Coretta Scott King Award winner Bryan Collier.

"We Shall Overcome" is one of the most recognizable anthems of the Civil Rights movement, widely performed at protests and rallies to promote nonviolent civil rights activism.


The Legend of Gravity: A Tall Basketball Tale Cover Image
By Charly Palmer, Charly Palmer (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374313289
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - January 4th, 2022

In his author-illustrator debut, Coretta Scott King-John Steptoe–and Africana Book Award–winning illustrator Charly Palmer spins a tall tale about a neighborhood basketball hero.

Have you ever heard of Gravity? No, not gravity, the centrifugal force pulling us to the Earth. I'm talking about Gravity--the greatest ball player to ever lace up a pair of sneakers.


What Is Love? Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452176406
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Published: Chronicle Books - December 28th, 2021

A beautiful fable about the nature of love, from beloved, award-winning picture book creators Mac Barnett and Carson Ellis.


Stacey’s Extraordinary Words Cover Image
By Stacey Abrams, Kitt Thomas (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063209473
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Published: Balzer + Bray - December 28th, 2021

#1 New York Times bestseller and NAACP Image Award winner! The debut picture book from iconic voting rights advocate and bestselling author Stacey Abrams is an inspiring tale of determination, based on her own childhood. 


The Little Forest Keepers Cover Image
By Mary Lundquist, Mary Lundquist (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062287823
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Published: Balzer + Bray - December 21st, 2021

A winter wonderland of a picture book about being kind to friends and strangers alike, perfect for the holiday season.

Ash and Pudd take care of everyone in the woods, from their furry and feathered friends to the shivering trees. But then one day, a strange new creature appears in the forest. Could it be a new friend?


When I Wake Up Cover Image
By Seth Fishman, Jessixa Bagley (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062455802
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Published: Greenwillow Books - December 14th, 2021

Every single day holds so many possibilities—how do you choose what to do when you wake up? Award-winning author Seth Fishman and acclaimed illustrator Jessixa Bagley introduce a young child and four different paths for their day in this inventive and original picture book that recognizes the imagination, courage, and independence of every child.


Viking in Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593202289
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - December 14th, 2021

In this laugh-out-loud picture book, a Viking falls in love and must face the only thing in his way of attaining it: his fear of the sea.


Coffee, Rabbit, Snowdrop, Lost Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781592703739
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - December 14th, 2021

A beautiful, candid picture book for children to understand what happens when a loved one begins suffering from dementia, and how best to care for them.



Wild Cover Image
By Sam Usher, Sam Usher (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536220001
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Published: Templar - December 14th, 2021

The second title in a quartet of imaginative picture books in which a boy and his beloved granddad discover the wonder of the natural world


How War Changed Rondo Cover Image
By Romana Romanyshyn (Created by), Andriy Lesiv (Created by), Oksana Lushchevska (Translator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781592703678
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - December 14th, 2021

A Kirkus Best Book of 2021: A Best Picture Book for Starting Conversations
A USBBY Outstanding International Book of 2022A Bank Street College of Education Best Book of 2022


War has come to the idyllic town of Rondo. Can three gentle but brave friends stop War's destruction and save their beloved home?


Love Was Inside Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593375181
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Published: Random House Studio - December 7th, 2021

From a #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator comes a picture book to celebrate and remember the days we spent inside—the joys and the hardships, the bravery and the resilience, but most of all the love.


Home: A Peek-Through Picture Book Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593379295
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - December 7th, 2021

From the bestselling series that began with Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book comes an elaborate and beautiful children's book with peek-through holes that celebrates the coziness of home through the eyes of the animal world.

"All of us need a place to rest: A cave, a warren, a pond, a nest. Wherever we may choose to roam, we need a place to call our home."


If You Miss Me Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338680690
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Published: Orchard Books - December 7th, 2021

A healing story of loss and love, this beautiful picture book reminds us that the people who mean the most to us are always with us.

Charlie loves to dance her way through life with her grandma. They may not always be together, but each time they part Grandma says, "If you miss me, look at the moon." Then winter brings unexpected change, and not even dancing feels the same.


Bulldozer's Christmas Dig (The Bulldozer Books) Cover Image
By Candace Fleming, Eric Rohmann (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534438200
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - September 21st, 2021

A very little bulldozer digs up a most unexpected Christmas gift for his friends at the construction site in this holly jolly third book in the Bulldozer series from award-winning author Candace Fleming and Caldecott Medalist Eric Rohmann.

It’s Christmas Eve, and Dump Truck is carrying…carrying…carrying garland.
Digger Truck is stringing…stringing&helli


Michael Hague's Treasury of Christmas Carols: Deluxe Edition Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781454943952
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Published: Union Square Kids - December 14th, 2021

Ring in the holiday season with this deluxe edition of Michael Hague's beautifully illustrated collection of Christmas carols


The Cookie Maker of Mavin Road Cover Image
By Sue Lawson, Liz Anelli (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536219975
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Published: Candlewick - December 7th, 2021

On Mavin Road, there’s no time for hellos or chats—until a lonely and mysterious cookie maker’s gifts bring everyone together.


The Little One Cover Image
By Kiyo Tanaka (Created by), David Boyd (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781592703586
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - December 7th, 2021

A Bank Street College of Education Best Book of 2022

On her way home, a young girl meets a little figure that only she can see. Join the pair on an afternoon filled with tea and adventures, friendship and magic


Ben and Emma's Big Hit Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593204115
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Published: Philomel Books - December 7th, 2021

From California Governor Gavin Newsom comes an empowering picture book about a young boy with dyslexia who discovers a new way to look at reading.


Walrus Song Cover Image
By Janet Lawler, Timothy Basil Ering (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536207552
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Published: Candlewick - December 7th, 2021

Learn about how these captivating creatures flop and plop and call and play their way in and out of the icy waters they call home.

What’s the ruckus?
What’s that sound?
Walrus calls and songs astound—
Honk, honkkkk! HOOO, HOOOOT!


Castle Gesundheit Cover Image
By Mark Fearing, Mark Fearing (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536214123
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Published: Candlewick - December 7th, 2021

The Baron Von Sneeze's coughing and sniffling is keeping the village of Handkerchief awake! Will Fiona be able to help him . . . and his many cats?


Light for All Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Raúl Colón (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534457270
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - December 7th, 2021

A lyrical and unifying picture book that “will inspire young readers” and “magnificently showcases the immigrant experience” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) in America from Newbery Honoree Margarita Engle and award-winning illustrator Raúl Colón.

Discover the myriad contributions that all immigrants have made as they come to join family or st


The Magic Hug: A Story about Emotions Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781910716922
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Published: Boxer Books - December 7th, 2021

There's nothing like a hug to make your anger go away. It's MAGIC


12 Days of Christmas (The Christmas Choir) Cover Image
By Lara Hawthorne (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780711245402
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - October 6th, 2020

"​On the first day of Christmas 
my true love gave to me
a partridge in a pear tree."

Celebrate the magic of Christmas time with this well-loved traditional poem, The Twelve Days of Christmas, beautifully illustrated by Laura Hawthorne.

Take a walk through each beautiful scene brimming with details that will remind you of


Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch Cover Image
By Eileen Spinelli, Paul Yalowitz (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781665907460
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - December 7th, 2021

One wintry day, a postman delivers a mysterious package with a big pink bow to a lonely man named Mr. Hatch.

“Somebody loves you,” the note says.
“Somebody loves me!” Mr. Hatch sings as he dusts his living room.
“Somebody loves me!” Mr. Hatch whistles as he does his errands in town.
“But who,” Mr.


Quentin Blake's A Christmas Carol Cover Image
By Charles Dickens, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781843655077
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Published: Pavilion Children's - November 30th, 2021

Quentin Blake turns his artistic talents to Dickens’ much-loved Christmas story in this beautiful gift edition of a timeless classic.


The Night Before Christmas Cover Image
By Steve Richardson, Clement C. Moore (Based on a Book by), Chris Dunn (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781736456507
Availability: Backordered
Published: Impossible Dreams Publishing Company - October 1st, 2021

A magical blend of vintage picture book art and animal characters that will be a beloved family read at Christmastime.


The Impossible Mountain Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316427746
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 30th, 2021

You are never too small for a big adventure.
Anna and her little brother Finn have lived their whole lives safe behind the stone wall of their village, never knowing what lay beyond. Until the day they peek over the edge and see the Mountain for the first time. Now, there's no stopping them.