Picture Books We Love

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The Baby-Changing Station By Rhett Miller, Dan Santat (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rhett Miller, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316459327
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 2nd, 2022

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Rhett Miller teams up again with Caldecott Medalist and bestselling artist Dan Santat in a laugh-out-loud rhyming story about an older sibling who gets an opportunity to trade his younger brother for cool stuff when he finds a magical baby changing station.

Before Joe rolled in / I was the ten-year-old King / of all I surveyed /


Nana, Nenek & Nina By Liza Ferneyhough, Liza Ferneyhough (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593353943
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Published: Dial Books - August 9th, 2022

Nina loves visiting her two faraway grandmas—one in Malaysia and one in England. Spot the similarities and differences between their homes in this cozy and beautifully illustrated picture book!


Parfait, Not Parfait! By Scott Rothman, Avery Monsen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Scott Rothman, Avery Monsen (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250265814
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 9th, 2022

A minimally worded, highly entertaining, and uniquely offbeat picture book that takes readers on a surprising wordplay journey that sort of makes sense but will totally make you laugh.


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Leo + Lea By Monica Wesolowska, Kenard Pak (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Monica Wesolowska, Kenard Pak (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338302875
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Published: Scholastic Press - August 2nd, 2022

A beautiful celebration of friendship, math, and art that honors different ways of seeing and being in the world.

"A warm portrayal of a friendship sparked by an unexpected connection . . .


Skater Cielo By Rachel Katstaller, Rachel Katstaller (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338751116
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Published: Orchard Books - August 2nd, 2022

Meet Cielo, a fierce skater who finds that facing your fear of failing gives you the courage to persevere!

Cielo loves to skateboard! But when she messes up on a new ramp she's embarrassed and afraid to fall again in front of so many people.


A Spoonful of Frogs By Casey Lyall, Vera Brosgol (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Casey Lyall, Vera Brosgol (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062890290
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Published: Greenwillow Books - July 19th, 2022

Lyall masterfully times her comedy.  Reminiscent of old sitcoms which Brosgol then perfectly captures. This will be a delight for kids and parents.


The Night Wild By Zoë Tilley Poster, Zoë Tilley Poster (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553786
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Published: Dial Books - July 19th, 2022

A stunningly illustrated picture book debut about a dog's fantastical moonlit adventure and wild new friendship.


Little Bat Up All Day By Brian Lies Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358269854
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Published: Clarion Books - July 12th, 2022

 

 


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I Forgive Alex: A Simple Story About Understanding By KERASCOET, Sebastien Cosset, Marie Pommepuy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593381502
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Published: Random House Studio - July 12th, 2022

A simple, yet powerful, picture book--from New York Times bestselling creators, Kerascoët—about compassion and forgiveness.


What Feelings Do When No One’s Looking By Tina Oziewicz, Aleksandra Zajac (Illustrator), Jennifer Croft (Translated by) Cover Image
By Tina Oziewicz, Aleksandra Zajac (Illustrator), Jennifer Croft (Translated by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781953861283
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Published: Elsewhere Editions - July 5th, 2022

Loved everything about this. So cute and clever and the illustrations are perfect. Perfect for sharing with children; the illustrations call for conversation.

Highly Recommended by Anna & Kristine


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Nervous Nigel By Bethany Christou, Bethany Christou (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536223866
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Published: Templar - July 5th, 2022

A nervous crocodile from a long line of competitive swimmers must find the courage to be honest with his family in this illustrated picture book about being true to yourself.


Two Dogs By Ian Falconer, Ian Falconer (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ian Falconer, Ian Falconer (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062954473
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Published: Michael di Capua Books - June 28th, 2022

From Ian Falconer, Caldecott Honor winner and #1 New York Times bestselling creator of the Olivia series, comes a dashingly delightful picture book about two unforgettable dachshunds and their search for fun!