New Books for Kids
|Miss Maple’s Seeds
By Wheeler, Eliza
Illustrator Wheeler, Eliza
2013-04—Nancy Paulsen Books
9780399257926 Reserve a copy now!
Kind Miss Maple celebrates the miracle in each seed. She gathers lost seeds that haven’t yet found a place to sprout. She takes them on field trips to explore places to grow. In her cozy maple tree house, she nurtures them; keeping them safe and warm until it is growing season. Full color.
|I Love You, Nose! I Love You, Toes!
By Davick, Linda
2013-04 —Beach Lane Books
9781442460379 Reserve a copy now!
A joyous picture book for the very young from a New York Times-bestselling illustrator that celebrates the incredible human body. Full color.
|Everyone Can Learn to Ride a Bicycle
By Raschka, Chris
Illustrator Raschka, Chris
2013-04—Schwartz & Wade Books
9780375870071 Reserve a copy now!Learning to ride a bike is one of the most important milestones of childhood, and no one captures the emotional ups and downs of the experience better than Raschka, who won the 2012 Caldecott Medal for A Ball for Daisy. In this simple yet emotionally rich “guide,” a father takes his daughter through all the steps in the process. Full color.
|See Me Dig
By Meisel, Paul
9780823427437 Reserve a copy now!
|Tiger in My Soup
By Sheth, Kashmira
Illustrator Ebbeler, Jeffery
9781561456963 Reserve a copy now!
|The Book Boat’s in
By Cotten, Cynthia
Author Lessac, Frane
9780823425211 Reserve a copy now!
|How to Bicycle to the Moon to Plant Sunflowers: A Simple But Brilliant Plan in 24 Easy Steps
By Gerstein, Mordicai
2013-04—Roaring Brook Press
9781596435124 Reserve a copy now!
Too busy with school, soccer, and other activities, a young boy who wants to cheer up the sad, lonely moon presents the reader with a step-by-step plan for becoming the the first human to bicycle to the moon. Full color.
|World Rat Day: Poems about Real Holidays You’ve Never Heard of
By Lewis, J. Patrick
Illustrator Raff, Anna
2013-03—Candlewick Press (MA)
9780763654023 Reserve a copy now!
Luckily, the fantastically zany poems of Children’s Poet Laureate Lewis and Raff’s equally hilarious illustrations have memorialized these holidays forever. Full color.
|The Princess and the Peas
By Hart, Caryl
Illustrator Warburton, Sarah
9780763665326 Reserve a copy now!