Picture Books - July 3, 2016
1.The Thank You Book, by Mo Willems. Piggie’s expressing her gratitude, but will she remember to include Gerald?
2.How To Babysit A Grandpa, by Jean Reagan. Taking care of your charge; snack ideas included.
3.The Wonderful Things You Will Be, by Emily Winfield Martin. A celebration of future possibilities.
4.What Do You Do With An Idea?, by Kobi Yamada. Wrestling with a seemingly impossible new idea, then giving it the room to grow.
5.Dragons Love Tacos, by Adam Rubin. What to serve your dragon-guests.
6.The Book With No Pictures, by B. J. Novak. Silly songs and sound effects in a book without images.
7.Extremely Cute Animals Operating Heavy Machinery, by David Gordon. Bullies can’t stop these hard-working critters from building their own fun.
8.The Day The Crayons Quit, by Drew Daywalt. Problems arise when Duncan’s crayons revolt.
9.I Wish You More, by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. A bounty of good wishes.
10.Press Here, by Hervé Tullet. A whimsical dance of color and motion, at the touch of a finger.
Childrens Middle Grade - August 23, 2015
1.The Isle Of The Lost, by Melissa de la Cruz. Children of famous villains band together to retrieve the Dragon’s Eye; a Descendants novel.
2.Wonder, by R. J. Palacio. A boy with a facial deformity enters a mainstream school.
3.Mal's Spell Book, by . It was Maleficent’s before it was Mal’s; a Descendants book.
4.Descendants, by adapted Rico Green. A second chance for the offspring of evil; the junior novelization.
5.A Long Walk To Water, by Linda Sue Park. A Sudanese tale of survival.
6.Max, by Boaz Yakin and Sheldon Lettich. The story of a canine military hero; also a movie.
7.The Care And Keeping Of You, by Valorie Schaefer. The changing body.
8.The Princess In Black, by Shannon Hale and Dean Hale. Princess Magnolia’s alter ego.
9.Counting By 7s, by Holly Goldberg Sloan. Willow struggles to adjust after the death of her adoptive parents.
10.Jurassic World, by David Lewman. More prehistoric havoc; the junior novelization.