by Fox, Mem, E FOX

Early One Morning

"A little boy takes a walk to fetch something for his breakfast before sitting down for a meal with his grandmother"--…

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Milo Imagines the World

While Milo and his sister travel to a detention center to visit their incarcerated mother, he observes strangers on the subway and draws what he imagines their lives to be.…

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by John, Jory E JOHN

The Couch Potato

"The Couch Potato has everything he needs within reach of his sunken couch cushion. But when the electricity goes out, Couch Potato is forced to peel himself away from the comforts of his living room and venture outside. And when he does, he realizes fresh air and sunshine could be just the things he needs ..."--…

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by Pulford, Elizabeth, E PULFORD

Seeking an Aurora

In the quiet of the night, a child's father bundles them up and shows them the majesty of an aurora…

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by Charles, Tami E CHARLES

All Because You Matter

A lyrical, heart-lifting love letter to Black and Brown children everywhere reminds them how much they matter, that they have always mattered and they always will.…

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by Relth, Michael, E RELTH

Picture Book by Dog

"A dog writes the story of its adoption-and learning to live in a loving home"--…

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by Mitchell, Malcolm, E MITCHEL

My Very Favorite Book in the Whole Wide World

Henley hates to read, so his homework assignment to bring in his favorite book seems an impossible challenge--until his mother shows him a box of books he made himself when he was younger.…

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by Ramadan, Ahmad Danny, E RAMADAN

Salma the Syrian Chef

"Newcomer Salma and friends cook up a heartwarming dish to cheer up Mama. All Salma wants is to make her mama smile again. Between English classes, job interviews, and missing Papa back in Syria, Mama always seems busy or sad. A homemade Syrian meal might cheer her up, but Salma doesn't know the recipe, or what to call…

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by Dopirak, Kate E DOPIRAK

Hurry Up! : a Book About Slowing Down

"A busy boy and his dog learn to slow down and enjoy life together"--…

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by Lichtenheld, Tom E LICHTEN

Moo-moo, I Love You!

Udderly perfect expressions of affection to share between any cow and calf: I love you no matter your moo-d. I love giving you a big s-moo-ch. My love for you is as big as . . . a MOO-SE! With a universal message and warm, funny text that families will read and reread together.…

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by English, Karen E ENGLISH

Red Shoes

Malika loves her new red shoes and wears them everywhere, but eventually she outgrows them, and her grandmother takes them to a second-hand shop--where they will become a special present for Amina (who fasted half the month of Ramadan) in Africa, who will enjoy her special red shoes every bit as much as Malika did.…

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by Velasquez, Eric E VELASQU

Octopus Stew

Ramsey dons his superhero cape to rescue Grandma from the huge octopus she is trying to cook--or is he simply telling a story? Includes author's note on the story's origin and a recipe for Octopus stew.…

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by Meddour, Wendy, E MEDDOUR

Lubna and Pebble

"Lubna's best friend is a pebble. Pebble always listens to her stories. Pebble always smiles when she feels scared. But when a lost little boy arrives in the World of Tents, Lubna realizes that he needs Pebble even more than she does." -- From dust jacket.…

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Around the Table That Grandad Built

A family gathers with friends and neighbors to share a meal around a table that is full of associations of how every member contributed to the meal.…

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by Gerstein, Mordicai E GERSTEI

Moose, Goose, and Mouse

"Moose, Goose, and Mouse ride a loose caboose on their way to finding a new house"--…

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by Jackson, Richard, E JACKSON

All Ears, All Eyes

As darkness falls in the forest, animals hoot, chirp, whirr, and bark, lulling drowsy children to sleep.…

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by Ali, A. E., E ALI

Our Favorite Day of the Year

Four kindergartners who think they have nothing in common become friends after sharing traditions of their holidays, including Eid-ul-Fitr, Rosh Hashanah, Christmas, and Pi Day.…

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by Larsen, Andrew, E LARSEN

I Do Not Like Stories

"The story itself is simple. Boy gets up, boy goes to school, boy comes home from school, boy goes to bed. Boy seems a bit grumpy, until the end of the day when he comes home to his cat, who he clearly loves. The boy's story is told in a traditional picture book style--in the meantime, the cat's story is told in graphi…

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by Rinker, Sherri Duskey E RINKER

Construction Site Mission : Demolition!

In rhyming text, the vehicles of the construction crew set to work demolishing an old rickety building--the necessary first step to building something new.…

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by Muhammad, Ibtihaj, E MUHAMMA

The Proudest Blue : a Story of Hijab and Family

The first day of wearing hijab is important. It means being strong. With her new backpack and light-up shoes, Faizah knows the first day of school is going to be special. It's the start of a brand-new year, and best of all, it's her older sister Asiya's first day of hijab - made of a fabric of beautiful blue, like the …

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by Camper, Cathy E CAMPER

Ten Ways to Hear Snow

Walking to her grandmother's home to help make warak enab, Lina discovers many ways to hear snow, from the scrape of a shovel on a sidewalk to the quiet pats of snowman-building.…

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by Piper, Watty E PIPER

The Little Engine That Could

The kindness and determination of the Little Blue Engine have inspired millions of children around the world since the story was first published in 1930. Cherished by readers for ninety years, The Little Engine That Could is a classic tale of a little engine that, despite her size, triumphantly pulls a train full of wo…

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by Stein, Joshua David E STEIN

The Invisible Alphabet

Illustrations and simple text for each letter of the alphabet represent invisible items, some that are gone and some that have not arrived, such as a bus that has been delayed--or missed.…

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by Neal, Trinity, E NEAL

My Rainbow

"A dedicated mom puts love into action as she creates the perfect rainbow-colored wig for her transgender daughter, based on the real-life experience of mother-daughter advocate duo Trinity and DeShanna Neal"--…

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by Neilson, Emily, E NEILSON

Can I Give You a Squish?

Kai, a merboy, loves to share hugs with his mother, but learns that some friends prefer fin bumps, tail claps, tentacle shakes, or claw pinches.…

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by Underwood, Deborah E UNDERWO

Every Little Letter

In a world where all the letters of the alphabet live in separate cities surrounded by walls, little h and small i's newfound friendship inspires all the divided communities to connect and form such words as courage, cooperate, and kindness. How do you tear down walls? With words at first, then brick by brick…

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by Sehgal, Kabir E SEHGAL

The Wheels on the Tuk Tuk

In this twist on the classic song "The Wheels on the Bus," the wheels on the tuk tuk go round and round all over the city in India.…

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by Shiraishi, Ashima, E SHIRAIS

How to Solve a Problem : the Rise (and Falls) of a Rock-climbing Champion

Describes solving a complex problem in terms of rock climbing, which may include false starts, breaking the challenge into smaller parts, and always being thoughtful and persistent.…

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by Soundar, Chitra E SOUNDAR

Shubh Diwali!

"One family celebrates the Hindu festival of lights"--…

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by Gee, Kimberly, E GEE

Mad, Mad Bear!

Bear is very angry that he has to leave the park, but after taking a deep breath he learns to let it go.…

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by Zollars, Jaime E ZOLLARS

The Truth About Dragons

"A girl's frightening and exciting first day of school is full of prowling dragons that aren't quite what they seem"--…

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by Larsen, Rachel, E LARSEN

The Tiny Chef and Da Mishing Weshipee Blook

"It's the first day of fall, which means it's time for our Tiny Chef to make his special Blegaful Mie. But what's happening in the Chef's kitchen? It's a mess! He's misplaced his favorite recipe book--the one he uses to cook all of his best dishes! What is the chef to do?"--Book jacket…

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by Jeffers, Oliver E JEFFERS

What We'll Build : Plans for Our Together Future

A father and his young daughter gather their tools and begin building a future where love can be set aside until it is needed, enemies become friends, and exploration is key.…

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by Harkness, Andy, E HARKNES

Wolfboy

Wolfboy is very hungry, and as he seeks rabbits he becomes growly, drooly, and more, until finally his stomach is filled, with a little help from his friends.…

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by Verde, Susan E VERDE

I Am One : a Book of Action

One child who wants to make a difference joins with another and, through a series of simple actions and others' help, succeeds in making the world a better place. Includes a mindfulness exercise and notes about the importance of taking one first step.…

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by Minnema, Cheryl, E MINNEMA

Hungry Johnny

"At the community feast, observing the bounty of festive foods and counting the numerous elders yet to be seated, Johnny learns to be patient and respectful despite his growling tummy"--…

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by Awan, Jashar, E AWAN

What a Lucky Day!

Four animals make their way to a pier, hoping to catch some fish for dinner, but as they spy one another each fears another will ruin his or her luck.…

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by Portis, Antoinette E508 PORTIS

A New Green Day

"Explore nature through evocative riddles and bold imagery that take the reader from day to night and back again in this perfect read aloud. Who scribbles on the sidewalk with glistening ink? Snail! Who's a comma in a long, long sentence of a stream? Tadpole! Active readers will delight in the clever language and strik…

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by Berger, Samantha E BERGER

What if ...

A child who likes to draw and write stories imagines what would happen if there were no pencils, paper, or other tools for being creative.…

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by Manushkin, Fran E MANUSHK

Plenty of Hugs

Illustrations and gently rhyming text follow two mothers and their toddler on a sunny day.…

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by John, Jory E JOHN

The Cool Bean

Everyone knows the cool beans. They're sooooo cool. And then there's the uncool has-bean ... Always on the sidelines, one bean unsuccessfully tries everything he can to fit in with the crowd--until one day the cool beans show him how it's done.…

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by Woodruff, Liza E WOODRUF

Once Upon a Winter Day

"Milo's mother is too busy to read him a story so she sends him outside to play in the snow where he discovers a story of his own"--…

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by Tamaki, Jillian, E TAMAKI

Our Little Kitchen

"A crew of resourceful neighbors comes together to prepare a meal for their community. Includes a recipe and an author's note about the volunteering experience that inspired the book"--…

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by Bernstein, Galia, E BERNSTE

I Am a Cat

Simon the housecat points out that he may not roar like a lion or run fast like a cheetah, but he has many other things in common with the big cats.…

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by Higgins, Carter E HIGGINS

Bikes for Sale

Maurice rides his bike all over selling lemonade, while Lotta rides her bike collecting sticks as she goes; they ride different routes and are completely unaware of each other--until their bikes are wrecked and they meet at Sid's who has turned their damaged bikes into a one tandem bike, and a friendship is born.…

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by Dean, Kim, E DEAN

Pete the Cat : Crayons Rock!

When his friends are less than impressed by the crayon portraits he draws of them, Pete the cat begins doubting his artistic abilities before reconnecting with his unfailingly creative, groovy spirit and the realization that there are no mistakes in art.…

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Goodnight, Sleepyville

While the sun goes down in Sleepyville, animals of all kinds are choosing pajamas, snuggling into bed, and enjoying a lullaby or story as they look forward to sweet dreams.…

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by Wellington, Monica E WELLING

Ana Cultiva Manzanas = Apple Farmer Annie

Annie the apple farmer saves her most beautiful apples to sell fresh at the farmers' market.…

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by Taylor, Jane, E TAYLOR

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

"As a curious little chipmunk leaves his nest to greet the twilight, he gazes at the glittering sky above him. He can't help but also notice the sparkling dewdrops on a spider's web, the lights of the fireflies, and the shimmers of moonlight on the water. 'How I wonder what you are!' marvels the tiny creature, launchin…

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by Blackall, Sophie E BLACKAL

If You Come to Earth

In this picture book, a boy writes a letter to an imagined alien, explaining all the things he will need to know about Earth and the people who live here--and adding a postscript asking what the alien might look like.…

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by Pinkney, Jerry E PINKNEY

The Grasshopper & the Ants

In this retelling of the classic Aesop fable, hardworking ants stock up for the winter while a fun-loving grasshopper plays all year long, until the cold weather arrives and he realizes his mistake in not planning ahead.…

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by Finison, Carrie, E FINISON

Don't Hug Doug

"Doug prefers not to be hugged, but there are a variety of other ways his loved ones can show him affection"--…

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by Osada, Hiroshi, E OSADA

Every Color of Light

Illustrations and easy-to-read, rhyming text depict nature darkened by a brief rainstorm then, at sunset, colors brighten, rain drips like crystals, and the bright white moon shines as we fall asleep.…

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by Sima, Jessie E SIMA

Jules Vs. the Ocean

Determined to build "the biggest, fanciest, most excellent sandcastle" to impress her sister, Jules is foiled again and again by the ocean.…

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by Wahl, Phoebe E WAHL

The Blue House

Both Leo and his father are angry and sad when their landlord says their old house will be torn down, but soon they find a way to make their new house feel like home.…

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Layla's Happiness

Seven-year-old Layla divulges many things that make her happy, especially her family and their community garden.…

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by Pippins, Andrea E PIPPINS

Who Will You Be?

"A picture book about how family and community help shape the wonderful people our children become"--…

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by Elliott, Zetta E ELLIOTT

A Place Inside of Me : a Poem to Heal the Heart

Illustrations and easy-to-read text express a child's awareness of being filled with deep emotions, from joy to sorrow and anger to compassion, but above all, love.…

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by Nelson, Marilyn, E NELSON

Lubaya's Quiet Roar

The drawings of an introverted young girl make a powerful impression at a peaceful protest her family engages in.…

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by Medina, Meg E MEDINA

Evelyn Del Rey is Moving Away

Evelyn Del Rey is Daniela's best friend. They do everything together and even live in twin apartments across the street from each other: Daniela with her mami and hamster, and Evelyn with her mami, papi, and cat. But not after today--not after Evelyn moves away. Until then, the girls play amid the moving boxes until it…

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by Joyner, Andrew E JOYNER

Stand Up! Speak Up! : a Story Inspired by the Climate Change Revolution

Celebrate young climate change activists in this charming story about an empowered girl who shows up, listens up, and ultimately, speaks up to inspire her community to take action against climate change. After attending a climate march, a young activist is motivated to make an effort and do her part to help the planet.…

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by Uegaki, Chieri E UEGAKI

Ojiichan's Gift

"A young girl finds a way to give the gift of a traditional Japanese garden back to her beloved grandfather and accept a difficult change."--…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Sun Flower Lion

Invites the reader to see the sun, bright as a flower, a flower on a hill that looks like a lion, a lion that dreams of flowers as big as the sun, and more.…

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by Davis, Jacky, E DAVIS

Sunny-side Up

A little girl who is very unhappy when her father says she cannot play outside on a rainy day uses her imagination to make the most out of being indoors.…

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by Patchett, Ann E PATCHET

Escape Goat

From the creators of Lambslide, comes a hilarious children's story about a scapegoat who escapes blame just in time. The Farmer family has a big problem! Every day their goat escapes, and every day, Mr. Farmer brings him back. So when things start to go awry on the farm, it must be the goat's fault. Who's to blame when…

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by Pinkney, J. Brian E PINKNEY

Time for Kenny

During his busy day, Kenny gets dressed, fights his fear of the vacuum cleaner, gets a soccer lesson from his sister, and prepares for bed, with his loving family always near.…

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by Loney, Andrea J. E LONEY

Bunnybear

"Although Bunnybear was born a bear, he feels more like a bunny. He loves to bounce through the forest, wiggle his nose, and munch on strawberries. The other bears don't understand him, and neither do the bunnies. Will Bunnybear ever find a friend who likes him just the way he is?"--…

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by Davis, Jacky, E DAVIS

Sunny-side Up

"A child uses her imagination to make the most of a dreary gray day"--…

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by Thong, Roseanne E THONG

Round is a Tortilla : a Book of Shapes

A little girl discovers things that are round, square, and rectangular in her Hispanic American neighborhood.…

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by Frazee, Marla E FRAZEE

The Farmer and the Monkey

A nearly wordless picture book in which the farmer who returned the baby clown to the circus train is followed home by a playful circus monkey, leading to a wonderful new friendship.…

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by Zhang, Kat, E ZHANG

Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao

Amy is determined to make a perfect dumpling like her parents and grandmother do, but hers are always too empty, too full, or not pinched together properly.…

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by Lichtenheld, Tom E LICHTEN

Louis

Tired of the "dangerous adventures" with his human boy, a teddy bear decides to run away but reconsiders when bedtime arrives.…

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by Cole, Henry, E COLE

One Little Bag : an Amazing Journey

In pictures without words, the reader follows the journey of one brown paper bag from a tree in the forest through the years it is used by three generations of one family until eventually the old bag becomes the container in which a new tree is planted.…

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by Kooser, Ted E KOOSER

Mr. Posey's New Glasses

To overcome his gloomy feeling, Mr. Posey and his young neighbor, Andy, visit the Cheer Up Thrift Shop, where they discover that each pair of glasses reveals something different.…

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by Barnett, Mac E BARNETT

A Polar Bear in the Snow

"Follow a magnificent polar bear through a fantastic world of snow and shockingly blue sea. Over the ice, through the water, past Arctic animals and even a human...where is he going?"--…

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by Pinkney, Jerry E PINKNEY

The Little Mermaid

"In this reinvention of Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale, a little mermaid trades her voice for legs and makes a new friend on land, but must return to the sea to save her family"--…

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by Oswald, Pete E OSWALD

Hike

A father and child head out on a hike, keeping a cherished family tradition alive.…

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by Dealey, Erin, E DEALEY

Snow Globe Wishes

After the worst snowstorm of the year, a young girl wishes on a snow globe that everyone will come out to play and share a dream of peace.…

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by Tan, Shaun E TAN

Eric

"When a foreign exchange student comes to live with a typical suburban family, he brings with him a boundless sense of curiosity--and a stream of unexpected questions (which his hosts are never quite sure how to answer). But when the moment comes to say good-bye, a beautiful surprise awaits, and a gift the family will …

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by Fan, Terry E FAN

The Barnabus Project

"In a world built for Perfect Pets, Barnabus is a Failed Project, half mouse, half elephant, kept out of sight until his dreams of freedom lead him and his misfit friends on a perilous adventure. A stunning picture book from international bestsellers The Fan Brothers, joined by their brother Devin Fan."--…

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by Teague, Mark E TEAGUE

Fly!

Mama bird wants Baby bird to learn to fly so he can migrate with the rest of the flock, but Baby bird would rather go by hot air balloon or car, instead.…

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by Lam, Thao E LAM

The Paper Boat

"Thao Lam's family came to Canada as refugees during the Vietnam War. When Thao started thinking about how to tell this story, she couldn't stop thinking about ants: small, seemingly insignificant creatures who are able to travel amazingly long distances overwater, work hard, and thrive on almost every continent on the…

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by John, Jory E JOHN

First Day Critter Jitters

"It's almost the first day of school, and the animals are nervous. Sloth worries about getting there on time, snake can't seem to get his backpack fastened onto his body, and bunny is afraid she'll want to hop around instead of sitting still. When they all arrive at their classroom, though, they're in for a surprise: S…

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by Sterer, Gideon E STERER

From Ed's to Ned's

Children whirl, climb, slide, float, and jump as they go from house to house for playdates.…

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by White, Dianne E WHITE

Sometimes a Wall...

"A day at the playground starts out with a chalk wall to draw on, a water wall to splash in, a climbing wall to clamber up, and a wall of kids playing an all-in-good-fun game. But it isn't long before one child is excluded, as another child leads the rest in building a castle wall that comes between them and the child …

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by Cena, John E CENA

Fast Friends

Monster truck Elbow Grease and his brothers meet a monster-cycle, Chopper, and hope to be her friend--until she proves to be faster, smarter, and more capable than they are.…

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by Venable, Colleen A. F. E VENABLE

The Oboe Goes Boom Boom Boom

"The band is assembled and the band director is ready to tell you all about the instruments, but an enthusiastic little drummer girl keeps interrupting"--…

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by Denos, Julia E DENOS

Starcrossed

A young girl named Eridani and her best friend Acamar, a bright star in the sky, trade places.…

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by Marino, Gianna E MARINO

We Will Live in This Forest Again

When a thriving forest is swallowed by wildfire, its residents brace themselves and look to new beginnings.…

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Where Are You From?

"When a young girl is asked where she's from--where she's really from--she's no longer as she was. She decides to turn to her dear abuelo for some help with this ever-persistent question. But he doesn't quite give her the answer she expects."--Page [2] of cover.…

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by Schwartz, Amy E SCHWART

13 Stories About Harris

Thirteen vignettes reveal the everyday life of Harris, who makes butter with his mother, attends the birthday party of his best friend, Ayana, and begins preschool in their city neighborhood.…

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by Higgins, Ryan T. E HIGGINS

We Will Rock Our Classmates

Penelope the T. Rex was born to be a rock star. But playing her heart out is hard when her friends only see her as a dinosaur!…

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by Lobel, Anita E LOBEL

Ducks on the Road : a Counting Adventure

"Ten little ducks go for a walk with their parents but one by one, they get distracted and go off on their own adventures, meeting new friends along the way"--…

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by Antrobus, Raymond, E ANTROBU

Can Bears Ski?

Little Bear feels the world around him. He feels the floor shake when someone stomps to get his attention - but something is missing. Little Bear is not sure what is happening. All around him he hears the familiar refrain: "Can bears ski?" Then Dad Bear takes him to see an audiologist and they learn that Little Bear ha…

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Bedtime Bonnet

As family members braid, brush, twirl, roll, and tighten their hair before bedtime, putting on kerchiefs, wave caps, and other protective items, the little sister cannot find her bonnet.…

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by Gaiman, Neil E GAIMAN

Pirate Stew

Pirate stew! Pirate stew! Pirate stew for me and you! Pirate stew! Pirate stew! Eat it and you won't be blue. You can be a pirate too!…

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by Barnes, Derrick E BARNES

I Am Every Good Thing

Illustrations and easy-to-read text pay homage to the strength, character, and worth of a child.…

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by Robbins, Rose, E ROBBINS

Talking is Not My Thing

A girl with autism who almost never speaks demonstrates how easily she communicates with her brother and grandmother through facial expressions, gestures, flashcards, and drawings.…

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by Hale, Christy E HALE

Out the Door

Follows a girl through her day in a busy city as she travels to school and back again.…

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by Guidroz, Rukhsanna, E GUIDROZ

Leila in Saffron

Shy and unsure of herself, Leila discovers all the things that make her special with the loving help of her Naani.…

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by Muhammad, Ibtihaj, E MUHAMMA

The Proudest Blue : a Story of Hijab and Family

Faizah relates how she feels on the first day her sister, sixth-grader Asiya, wears a hijab to school.…

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by Bird, Betsy E BIRD

The Great Santa Stakeout

Freddy Melcher is obsessed with Santa Claus: he has posters, clothes, underwear, action figures, everything but a photograph of the real Santa--and though it will take planning, trip wires, and staying awake late, this year he is determined to get the ultimate selfie.…

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by Scott, Jordan, E SCOTT

I Talk Like a River

When a child has a "bad speech day" at school, his father gives him a new perspective on his stuttering.…

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by Boldt, Mike, E BOLDT

Find Fergus

Fergus the bear wants to play hide and seek with the reader, but will need help--and practice--to hide well.…

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by Brown, Lisa, E BROWN

How to Be

When two children pretend to be various animals, they discover how to be themselves.…

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by Liu, Chingyen, E LIU

Woodpecker Girl

A little girl was born with cerebral palsy, a condition that rendered her wheelchair bound. One day, her art teacher affixed a paintbrush to her forehead with a headband. From then on, the little girl was able to express herself and freely explore the world through her paintings.…

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by Brett, Jan, E BRETT

Cozy

The coat of a huge wooly musk ox named Cozy is the winter home for a growing number of Alaskan animals who mostly get along.…

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by DiCamillo, Kate E DICAMIL

A Piglet Named Mercy

When a pig named Mercy arrives at the Watsons' front door, she brings love and chaos to their lives.…

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by Curry, Parker, E CURRY

Parker Looks Up : an Extraordinary Moment

"This book is based on the viral photograph of African American toddler Parker Curry, who, during a visit to the National Portrait Gallery, became mesmerized by Amy Sherald's portrait of Michelle Obama, who she thought was a queen"--…

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by Lappano, Jon-Erik, E LAPPANO

Maggie's Treasure

"Maggie finds treasure wherever she goes. Whether it's a button, a feather or a shiny stone, she picks it up and takes it home. At first the neighbors and city workers are grateful to Maggie for cleaning up; the mayor even gives her an award. But over time Maggie's collection grows bigger and bigger, until it spills ou…

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by Copeland, Misty E COPELAN

Bunheads

From prima ballerina and New York Times bestselling author Misty Copeland comes the story of a young Misty, who discovers her love of dance through the ballet Coppelia--a story about a toymaker who devises a villainous plan to bring a doll to life. Misty is so captivated by the tale and its heroine, Swanilda, she decid…

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by Umrigar, Thrity N. E UMRIGAR

Sugar in Milk

"A young immigrant girl joins her aunt and uncle in a new country that is unfamiliar to her. She struggles with loneliness, with a fierce longing for the culture and familiarity of home, until one day, her aunt takes her on a walk. As the duo strolls through their city park, the girl's aunt begins to tell her an old my…

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by Barton, Chris E BARTON

Fire Truck Vs. Dragon

Friends Fire Truck and Dragon demonstrate what a good team they make at campfires, cookouts, birthday parties, and more, but in unexpected and unimpressive ways.…

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by Khalil, Aya, E KHALIL

The Arabic Quilt : an Immigrant Story

The beautiful story of diversity follows a young girl named Kanzi whose most treasured reminder of her old home provides a pathway for acceptance in her new one.…

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I Got the School Spirit

As a new school year begins, a young girl is filled with school spirit as she zips her book bag shut, rides the bus, enjoys her classes, and eagerly anticipates the next day.…

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by Gaines, Joanna, E155.4191 GAINES

The World Needs Who You Were Made to Be

"Author Joanna Gaines follows up her #1 New York Times bestselling We Are the Gardeners with The World Needs Who You Were Made to Be. This children's book, beautifully illustrated by Julianna Swaney, celebrates how creativity and acceptance can come together in a bright and beautiful adventure"--…

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by Paul, Miranda E PAUL

Speak Up

Illustrations and easy-to-read, rhyming text encourage the reader to speak up about everything from their own name being mispronounced to someone bring a weapon to school. Includes author's note about real people who have found their voices, when to speak up, and how to express oneself without speaking.…

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by Hong, Leah, E HONG

Happy Dreams, Little Bunny

When Little Bunny is restless at bedtime, Mommy encourages him to imagine the adventures he will have in his dreams once he is asleep.…

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by Lumbard, Rabiah York, E LUMBARD

The Gift of Ramadan

Sophie tries to fast for Ramadan for the first time, but her grumbling stomach and her little brother's cookies are too much and she must find a different way to celebrate.…

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by DePalma, Kate, E DEPALMA

The Bread Pet : a Sourdough Story

"Cora promises to keep Uncle JB's Bread Pet alive but didn't anticipate its exponential growth! She needs to come up with a solution -- and fast! ... Includes sourdough starter and sourdough bread recipes."--…

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