Picture Books We Love

Ducks on the Road: A Counting Adventure Cover Image
By Anita Lobel, Anita Lobel (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534465923
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - January 19th, 2021

A rural version of Make Way for Ducklings. A family of ducks goes on a country stroll and encounters different surprises.


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Seaside Stroll Cover Image
By Charles Trevino, Maribel Lechuga (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580899321
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Published: Charlesbridge - January 19th, 2021

Explore the beach through and alliterative book featuring the letter S! Perfect for winter walks here on the South Shore of MA!

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Sloth Wasn't Sleepy Cover Image
By Kate Messner, Valentina Toro (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781683645467
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Published: Sounds True - January 12th, 2021

Good bedtime book! Sloth can get to sleep because of all the worries in her head so her momma teaches her how to breath and send those worries away.

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101 Bums Cover Image
By Sam Harper, Chris Jevons (By (artist))
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316461917
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 12th, 2021

Bums. Butts. Derrières. 101 are in this book. Kids will love it.

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Kate's Light: Kate Walker at Robbins Reef Lighthouse Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823443482
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Published: Margaret Ferguson Books - January 12th, 2021

True story of Kate Walker who ran the Robbins Reef Lighthouse (NY) for 33 years after her husband passed away. She also raised 2 kids out there and retired at the age of 71.

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Welcome Flower Child: The Magic of Your Birth Flower Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984830395
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2021

A lovely picture book that displays images and info about birth flowers for the months of the year. Great for new parents, nature lovers, and future gardeners!

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Harry and the Guinea Pig Cover Image
By Gene Zion, Margaret Bloy Graham (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062747730
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Published: HarperCollins - January 5th, 2021

The first new Harry the Dirty Dog book in over 50 years!

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Sincerely, Emerson: A Girl, Her Letter, and the Helpers All Around Us Cover Image
By Emerson Weber, Jaclyn Sinquett (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063066960
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Published: HarperCollins - December 8th, 2020

One tiny act of kindness can have a huge impact. And in this heartwarming, hopeful, absolutely true story, a simple letter does just that.


Pirate Stew Cover Image
By Neil Gaiman, Chris Riddell (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062934574
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Published: Quill Tree Books - December 1st, 2020

Fans of Gaiman will love this. Illustrations by the iconic Chris Riddle. When their parents go out and leave the kids under the care of pirate babysitters, crazy things happen.

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The Square Root of Possible: A Jingle Jangle Story Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593203835
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Published: Razorbill - December 1st, 2020

 

 

 


The Purple Puffy Coat Cover Image
By Maribeth Boelts, Daniel Duncan (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536204971
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Published: Candlewick - November 10th, 2020

Really cute BUGS. Stink Bug gives his friend Stick Bug an unwanted present but the two eventually come to the truth of the matter and find a solution that makes both of them happy.


The Little Mermaid Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316440318
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 3rd, 2020

Pinkney is a master at picture books. In this, he retells the story featuring a young black mermaid who gives up her voice for a friend. It all ends happily ever after, don't worry!

Recommended by Kristine