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Something, Someday By Amanda Gorman, Christian Robinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Amanda Gorman, Christian Robinson (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780593203255
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 26th, 2023

The stunning new picture book by presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman and Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator Christian Robinson

You’re told that
This won’t work,
But how will you know
If you never try?


We Could Fly By Rhiannon Giddens, Briana Mukodiri Uchendu (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536222548
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Published: Candlewick - November 7th, 2023

A Coretta Scott King–John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award Winner
"This magical picture book will have readers entranced. Sublime."—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)


The Digger and the Butterfly (The Digger Series) By Joseph Kuefler, Joseph Kuefler (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Joseph Kuefler, Joseph Kuefler (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780063237940
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 23rd, 2023

From Joseph Kuefler, the acclaimed author-illustrator of The Digger and the Flower, comes a new book in his popular Digger picture book series, about a crew of building trucks who befriend a caterpillar and witness its metamorphosis into a beautiful butterfly. Perfect for readers who love the machines in Sherri Duskey Rinker’s Construction Site series.


The Imaginary Alphabet By Sylvie Daigneault Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781772782998
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Published: Pajama Press - August 22nd, 2023

"There's a prismatic intensity to Daigneault's pictures that gives them a giddy feel."--The Wall Street Journal, Closer Look Feature

Step inside the deliciously detailed pages of Sylvie Daigneault's The Imaginary Alphabet. You never know what you might discover


The Littlest Weaver By Robin Hall, Stella Lim (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Robin Hall, Stella Lim (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781641709774
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Published: Familius - October 3rd, 2023

Far from the sea
    in the hills and hollers of Appalachia’s great Southern Highlands
        lived Laurel, the littlest weaver, and her pa. 
Together they wove story rugs filled with honeysuckle and summer sunshine. 
For Laurel, though small, had a gift for weaving as if her mama’s angel hands guided hers.


The Only Way to Make Bread By Cristina Quintero, Sarah Gonzales (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cristina Quintero, Sarah Gonzales (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780735271760
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Published: Tundra Books - October 3rd, 2023

A delicious exploration of all kinds of breads, from sourdough to bannock to bao, that will tickle your taste buds and warm your heart.

What's the only way to make bread?
 
You might use white flour in your bread, or whole wheat flour or corn flour.
 
You might use water or milk, maybe an egg or two.
 


The Truth about Max By Alice Provensen (Created by), Martin Provensen (Created by) Cover Image
By Alice Provensen (Created by), Martin Provensen (Created by)
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ISBN: 9781592703753
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Published: Enchanted Lion - August 22nd, 2023

A never-before-published original work from renowned children's book duo Alice and Martin Provensen, which invites into the mystery that is Max the cat!

A Publishers Weekly 2023 Summer Read, with starred reviews from Kirkus and PW!

In this picture book from the Provensens’ archives, the unforgettable Max, who appears in many of the Provensens' pict


My Father's Dragon 75th Anniversary Edition By Ruth Stiles Gannett Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593652060
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2023

Rediscover the classic fantasy and Newbery Honor winner My Father's Dragon in this 75th-anniversary edition that includes the original illustrations--now in full-color! A perfect family read-aloud that has delighted parents and children for generations!


Oliver and the Night Giants: (Magical Books for Kids, Bedtime Picture Books) By Kitty O'Meara, Anna Pirolli (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kitty O'Meara, Anna Pirolli (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781735311500
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Published: Tra Publishing - October 24th, 2023

"Positively enchanting...


I Am a Tornado By Drew Beckmeyer, Drew Beckmeyer (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Drew Beckmeyer, Drew Beckmeyer (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781665916745
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 9th, 2023

An emotionally unaware tornado carves a path of destruction until it picks up a very empathetic cow in this quirky and sweet picture book about compassion and navigating negative emotions.

Tornado is on a rampage. It tosses cars and knocks over barns. Tornado is also angry, only it doesn’t know that or want to admit it. Then Tornado picks up Cow. Oh, no!


Once Upon a Book By Grace Lin, Kate Messner Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316541077
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - February 7th, 2023

A Kirkus Best Picture Book of 2023!
A Smithsonian Magazine Best Kids Books of 2023!

From Caldecott and Newbery Honoree Grace Lin and bestselling author Kate Messner comes a modern folktale about the joy of reading.


Once upon a time, there was a girl. She went to a place alive with colors, where even the morning dew was warm.&


The North Wind and the Sun By Philip C. Stead Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780823455836
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Published: Neal Porter Books - October 24th, 2023

She Persisted meets Be Kind in this reinterpretation of a classic fable, whose timeless message of perseverance and hope will encourage readers to stand up for themselves.

Who will win the war of trust— 
the forceful, spiteful, cruel North Wind
or the gentle, patient, determined Sun?


Lila Greer, Teacher of the Year (The Questioneers) By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781419769047
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - November 7th, 2023

From the #1 New York Times bestselling creators of Ada Twist, Scientist and Rosie Revere, Engineer comes the story of the very first Questioneer: Lila Greer, Teacher of the Year!


If I Was a Horse By Sophie Blackall Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316510981
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 3rd, 2023

INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER!​   ★ "Charming and whimsical visual surprises are found throughout the impeccably designed pages…An exquisite equine fantasy, this encourages imaginations to giddyup and run wild and free.”—Booklist, starred review
A gift for any child with an unbridled imagination, this bestseller from award-winning


Stickler Loves the World (A Stickler Story) By Lane Smith Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593649831
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Published: Random House Studio - August 22nd, 2023

From award-winning author/illustrator Lane Smith comes Stickler, a woodland creature who reminds us to appreciate the everyday wonders we often ignore. In a picture book that’s both silly and sweet, readers will find Stickler’s enthusiasm irresistible and see the world anew.


Go-Go Guys By Rowboat Watkins Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781797205717
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 19th, 2023

★ “[Little ones] will have a blast go-go-going with these irrepressible tots.”—Booklist, starred review 
★ “Magnificent.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review 


Beloved author Rowboat Watkins’s vivid comic-style take on a universal dilemma―bedtime!

New from the beeping brai


Brave Little Bear By Steve Small, Steve Small (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Steve Small, Steve Small (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781665951104
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - October 24th, 2023

From internationally acclaimed picture book creator Steve Small comes a tender story about fear of change and what it means to be brave.

It’s time for Arlo the bear and his family to leave their winter den and journey to Spring Valley, but he doesn’t feel ready for the big departure from the home he likes just the way it is.


Mistakes: What's Wrong with the Picture & Other Puzzles By Seymour Chwast Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781644212677
Published: Triangle Square - November 28th, 2023

A clever and quirky puzzle book from the legendary graphic designer is a blast for kids and caregivers.


My Dog and I: A Picture Book By Luca Tortolini, Felicita Sala (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Luca Tortolini, Felicita Sala (Illustrator)
$20.99
ISBN: 9781990252303
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Published: Milky Way Picture Books - November 21st, 2023

My Dog and I is a delightfully imaginative picture book about a little girl who’s always wanted a dog, showing us that love knows no bounds, from award-winning creators, author Luca Tortolini and illustrator Felicita Sala.
 
Out for a walk one day, a girl stumbles upon a lost “dog.” Having always wanted a dog of her own, she brings the &ldquo


Doris By Sarah Jacoby, Sarah Jacoby (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Jacoby, Sarah Jacoby (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781250829382
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 15th, 2023

Doris dances to her own tune in this whimsical and emotionally resonant tale about finding the courage to be yourself.

Doris has always reveled in the warmth of a spotlight.

Her whole life, she’s danced the nights away,

With friends from the only home she’s ever known.

But one day, Doris twirls…

Out

Of

Step


The Welcome Home By Amy June Bates, Amy June Bates (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Amy June Bates, Amy June Bates (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534492325
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 19th, 2023

“The gorgeous illustrations and lovely storyline make this an instant classic.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

From the creator of The Big Umbrella comes another poetic and lushly illustrated picture book about the joy of companionship and there always being room for one more in this tale about the search for the perfect pet.

Mr.


Weather Together (Not Quite Narwhal and Friends) By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781665916981
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 2nd, 2023

Nimbus learns how to weather her cloudy moods and accept help from her best friend, Kelp, in this charming and gently encouraging picture book companion to the New York Times bestselling Not Quite Narwhal and Perfectly Pegasus.

Nimbus has so much fun being Kelp’s friend! Their days are filled with games, sunshine, and a whole lot of rainbows.


A Walk in the Woods By Nikki Grimes, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator), Brian Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nikki Grimes, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator), Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823449651
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Published: Neal Porter Books - September 12th, 2023

In this moving account of loss, a boy takes a walk in the woods and makes a discovery that changes his understanding of his father.

week after the funeral
I stare in the morning mirror
Angry that my father’s eyes
Stare back at me.


Why Did the Monster Cross the Road? By R. L. Stine, Marc Brown (Illustrator) Cover Image
By R. L. Stine, Marc Brown (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338815252
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Published: Orchard Books - July 4th, 2023

From beloved, bestselling children's book icons, R.L. Stine and Marc Brown, comes a storybook filled with hilariously spooky jokes and fun-loving monsters that will have everyone giggling!

Why did the monster cross the road?

To BITE someone on the other side!

Turn scary to silly with this laugh-out-loud joke book. Hunny and Funny are monster best friends.


Manolo & the Unicorn: A Picture Book By Jackie Azúa Kramer, Jonah Kramer, Zach Manbeck (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781951836528
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 18th, 2023

Manolo & the Unicorn is a picture-book story about seeing and believing wholeheartedly in the extraordinary—unicorns and oneself—from award-winning children’s author Jackie Azúa Kramer and Jonah Kramer, with lavish, full-color illustrations by Zack Menbeck.

To Manolo, the world is a magical place—a place where he searches for the


There Was a Party for Langston: (Caldecott Honor & Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor) By Jason Reynolds, Jerome Pumphrey (Illustrator), Jarrett Pumphrey (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Jerome Pumphrey (Illustrator), Jarrett Pumphrey (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534439443
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 3rd, 2023

A Caldecott Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book

New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Jason Reynolds’s debut picture book is a snappy, joyous ode to Word King, literary genius, and glass-ceiling smasher Langston Hughes and the luminaries he inspired.

Back in the day, there was a heckuva party, a jam, for a word-m