New Books for Kids

We just ordered these cool, new books! Click on one to request it!

Maribel's Year by Sterling, Michelle
Our Pool by Cummins, Lucy Ruth
Spanish Is the Language of My Family by Genhart, Michael
What Do We Know About the Chupacabra? by Pollack, Pam
Little Land by Sudyka, Diana
The Fantastic Bureau of Imagination by Montague, Brad
Ode to A Bad Day by Wallace, Chelsea Lin
Sorry, Snail by Subisak, Tracy
Grandma's Tipi by S. D. Nelson
Tadpoles by James, Matt
The Train Home by Kim, Dan-Ah
Remembering by González, Xelena
Hockey Strategies by Clarke, David J
The North Wind & the Sun by Stead, Philip Christian
Is This . . . Easter? by Yoon, Helen
This Little Kitty by Obuhanych, Karen
Asha and Baz Meet Elizebeth Friedman by Fernandez, Caroline
Bear With Me by Kerascoët
When You Can Swim by Wong, Jack
I'm An American by Khiani, Darshana
Friends Beyond Measure by Fisher, Lalena
Ancient Night by Álvarez Hernández, David Daniel
You Go First by Bernstein, Ariel
The Splish-Splash Puddle Dance! by Lakin, Patricia
Where Stars Go to Die by Bolte, Mari
Under the Blanket Sky by Fischer, Tim
This Book Is Banned by Haldar, Raj
The Tree and the River by Becker, Aaron
That Flag by Brown, Tameka Fryer
Rise to the Sky by Rebecca E. Hirsch
The Young Teacher and the Great Serpent by Vasco, Irene
Grumpy Monkey by by Suzanne Lang
Patchwork Prince by Paul, Baptiste
A Walk In the Woods by Grimes, Nikki
What My Daddy Loves by Figueroa, Raissa
Before, Now by Salmieri, Daniel
What Your Ribbon Skirt Means to Me by by Alexis Bunten
The Red Tin Box by Burgess, Matthew
Mother of Sharks by Márquez, Melissa Cristina
Mole Is Not Alone by Tatsukawa, Maya
The Walk by Bingham, Winsome
Finding Papa by Krans, Angela Pham
My Grandfather's Song by Phung, Nguyen Quang
Do You Remember? by Smith, Sydney
The Light Within You by Mehra, Namita Moolani
What If I'm Not A Cat? by Winters, Kari-Lynn
The Magnificent Book of Monsters by Ferguson, Diana
Water Day by Engle, Margarita
The Red Jacket by Holt, Bob
Skating Wild On An Inland Sea by Pendziwol, Jean

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