The Night Gardener
Publication Date: 2016-02-16
Everyone on Grimloch Lane enjoys the trees and shrubs clipped into animal masterpieces after dark by the Night Gardener, but William, a lonely boy, spots the artist, follows him, and helps with his special work.
This Is Not a Picture Book!
Publication Date: 2016-05-03
Duck finds a book and is surprised to discover that there are books with words and no pictures--and that even without pictures a book can interest and excite you.
Freedom in Congo Square
Publication Date: 2016-01-05
A poetic tribute to a lesser-known event in African-American history describes how after working relentlessly for more than six days, slaves in 19th-century New Orleans were permitted to congregate in Congo Square to sing, dance and put aside their troubles for a few hours.
Maybe Something Beautiful
Publication Date: 2016-04-12
n this exuberant picture book about transformation through art, Mira lives in a gray urban community until a muralist arrives and, along with his paints and brushes, brings color, joy, and hope to the neighborhoo
Hensel and Gretel, Ninja Chicks
Publication Date: 2016-05-24
Ninja sisters Hensel and Gretel must rescue their parents from the cornbread cottage of a wily fox.
The Water Princess
Publication Date: 2016-09-13
"The story of one young girl's quest to bring clean drinking water to her African village"--
The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles
Publication Date: 2016-08-23
The whimsical story a man who has spent his life delivering the messages found in ocean bottles and the day he receives a message that turns out to be a party invitation"--.
A Poem for Peter
Publication Date: 2016-11-01
A celebration of the extraordinary life of Ezra Jack Keats, creator of The Snowy Day"--.
Publication Date: 2016-10-04
In this stunning, first-ever fully-illustrated biography of legendary author E.B. White, Sibert medalist and Caldecott Honor winner Melissa Sweet uses White's letters, photos, and mementos, as well as her original collaged art, to tell the true story of one of the most beloved authors of all time.
Publication Date: 2016-06-28
In a time of drought in the Kingdom of Morocco, a storyteller and a boy weave a tale to thwart a Djinn and his sandstorm from destroying their city.
The Cat from Hunger Mountain
Publication Date: 2016-11-15
Lord Cat lives a lavish lifestyle until drought strikes Hunger Mountain, but when he goes to seek sustenance, he finds much more than food.
Publication Date: 2016-05-17
Everyone in the Ellis family is excellent, except Ed the dog, who is determined to find something at which he, too, can excel.
Little Elliot, Big Fun
Publication Date: 2016-08-30
Elliot the little elephant is terrified when his friend Mouse introduces him to the carnival, but Mouse helps him to have fu
Publication Date: 2016-03-01
As crickets sing in the breeze, hunting owls watch over the bay, and sea otters doze on the tide, two children on different continents go to bed.
Publication Date: 2016-06-21
"A young girl walks through the bustling city, while a pigeon flies above, both spotting hidden shapes at every turn"--.
Publication Date: 2016-10-25
The Princess and the Warrior
Publication Date: 2016-09-20
Publication Date: 2016-09-27
Publication Date: 2016-05-10
The zoo isn't what it used to be. It's run down, and Hippo hardly ever gets any visitors. So he decides to set off for the outside with his friend Red Panda. To make it in the human world, Hippo will have to become a Hippopotamister: he'll have to act like a human, get a job, and wear a hat as a disguise. He's a good employee, whether he's a construction worker, a hair stylist, or a sous chef. But what he really needs is a job where he can be himself.