» Archive for the 'Children’s Picture Book' Category

Anna Dewdney-Little excavator

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

There’s Loader and Dump Truck, Backhoe and Crane. They’re ready to transform a vacant lot into a neighborhood park. And who wants to help most of all?  Little Excavator! But are there any jobs for someone so small?  c. 2017

Jennifer Gordon Sattler-Frankie the blankie

Friday, August 25th, 2017 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Product DetailsMeet Doris the Gorilla and her blankie, Frankie. They do everything together, until one day a fellow jungle mate suggests that blankies are for babies! What will Doris do? She tries to give Frankie up, but life without Frankie just isn’t the same. She tries to disguise him, but Frankie as a hankie is way too risky when she meets an elephant with the sniffles. How will Doris find a way to keep Frankie a part of her life?  c. 2016

R. W. Alley-Annabelle at the South Pole

Friday, August 25th, 2017 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Product DetailsAnnabelle is trapped inside on a cold, wintry afternoon with her brothers and sister. When they won’t stop pestering her, she sets off into the snowy backyard in search of adventure, and soon finds herself at the South Pole in the company of an abominable (but adorable) snowman.    c. 2016

R.W. Alley-Mitchell on the moon

Friday, August 25th, 2017 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

It’s Halloween, and Mitchell’s littlest sister, Gretchen, looks up at the moon and sees that part of it is missing. Gretchen’s other siblings, Annabelle and Clark, scornfully tell her that the moon is just hiding behind some clouds, but Mitchell indulges her and sets out to save the moon. A humorous and slightly scary fantasy ensues before the four children set off for trick-or-treating.

c. 2016