New & Notable Picture Books

Last updated on June 15, 2021.

Becoming Vanessa Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525582120
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 15th, 2021

I Is for Immigrants Cover Image
By Selina Alko, Selina Alko (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250237866
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - June 15th, 2021

Pangolina Cover Image
By Jane Goodall, Daishu Ma (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781662650406
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Published: mineditionUS - June 8th, 2021

The Bench Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593434512
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 8th, 2021

Zuri Ray Tries Ballet Cover Image
By Tami Charles, Sharon Sordo (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062914897
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Published: Quill Tree Books - June 15th, 2021

All Hands on Deck!: A Deadly Hurricane, a Daring Rescue, and the Origin of the Cajun Navy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593176894
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 15th, 2021

A Boy Named Isamu: A Story of Isamu Noguchi Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593203446
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 15th, 2021

The Birthday Almanac: Discover the meanings, symbols and rituals of your day of birth Cover Image
By Claire Saunders, Alison Czinkota (Illustrator)
$23.99
ISBN: 9780711258792
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - June 15th, 2021

Areli Is a Dreamer: A True Story by Areli Morales, a DACA Recipient Cover Image
By Areli Morales, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984893994
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Published: Random House Studio - June 8th, 2021

The Magnificent Book of Horses Cover Image
By Weldon Owen, Tom Jackson, Diana Ferguson, Simon Mendez (Illustrator), Val Walerczuk (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781681887692
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Published: Weldon Owen - June 8th, 2021

The Magnificent Book of Birds Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781681887685
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Published: Weldon Owen - June 8th, 2021

Backpack Explorer: Discovering Trees: What Will You Find? Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781635863468
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - June 8th, 2021

Bodies Are Cool Cover Image
By Tyler Feder, Tyler Feder (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593112625
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Published: Dial Books - June 1st, 2021

Bodies Are Cool is the kids picture book of our dreams - celebrating all bodies! Genni's body is short, stretch-marked, and sparesly freckled. She has glasses and curly-wavy hair. Her body is a cool body! Ellie's body is short and mole-y. She has blue eyes and tiny feet. Her body is a cool body! Whatever your body looks like, it is a cool body! --Genni


Shirley Chisholm Dared: The Story of the First Black Woman in Congress Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593123683
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - June 1st, 2021

The Little Blue Bridge Cover Image
By Brenda Maier, Brenda Maier, Sonia Sánchez (Illustrator), Sonia Sánchez (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338538014
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

Phoebe Dupree Is Coming to Tea! Cover Image
By Linda Ashman, Alea Marley (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536204834
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Published: Candlewick - June 1st, 2021

Paletero Man Cover Image
By Lucky Diaz, Micah Player (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063014442
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Published: HarperCollins - June 1st, 2021

The Cot in the Living Room Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593110478
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Published: Kokila - June 1st, 2021

Sharice’s Big Voice: A Native Kid Becomes a Congresswoman Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062979667
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Published: HarperCollins - June 1st, 2021

Memory Jars Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250314871
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - May 25th, 2021

We All Play Cover Image
By Julie Flett, Julie Flett (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781771646079
Availability: Backordered
Published: Greystone Kids - May 25th, 2021

Moon Camp Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593202678
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 25th, 2021

Brave as a Mouse Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593181836
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Published: Random House Studio - May 25th, 2021

A sweet story about a mouse filled with wild, bold, and brave ideas. But are they good ideas? Reading this delightful book with beautiful illustrations IS certainly a good idea! --Jen


I'm On It! (Elephant & Piggie Like Reading!) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781368066969
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - May 11th, 2021

A book for all the doing-their-best frogs out there trying to keep up with their humble-bragging and over-achieving goat friends ... Another hilarious and wonderful addition to the Elephant & Piggie Like Reading series. --Elese


The Octopus Escapes Cover Image
By Maile Meloy, Felicita Sala (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984812698
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2021

A beautiful and moving story for budding environmentalists, octopus is captured by a diver and taken to an aquarium. Unfortunately, he quickly tires of captive life and decides to make a daring escape. Felicita Sala's adorable illustrations only add to this poignant book. --Jen


Oh Look, a Cake! Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358380306
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Published: Clarion Books - May 11th, 2021

A hilarious book with serious Jon Klassen vibes, Sloth and Lemur find a cake and debate who to share the delicious treat with. In the end, their decision may not be the best one... --Jen