May 11, 2021
Follow a magnificent polar bear through a world of snow. Over the ice, through the water, past Arctic animals and even a human...where is he going?
Cozbi A. Cabrera
For a little girl on a rainy day, the best place to be is with Mama.
Oona and her best friend, Otto, love to search for treasure, but often find messy, tricky and even shark-related trouble, instead.
Although she loved them, Malika eventually outgrows her red shoes and her grandmother takes them to a second-hand shop. When the shoes are given to Amina, who lives in Africa, she loves them every bit as much as Malika did.
Doug prefers not to be hugged, but there are a variety of other ways his loved ones can show him affection.
Bath time is full of magic. The faucet flows like a waterfall, the bathroom floor is a distant shore, toy boats sail against the waves. An imagination-fueled adventure on the high seas is just what it takes to get little one clean.
A diverse group of suburban kids dash and dodge while playing classic street games like tag and kick-the-can, and reconnect with nature's simple pleasures by catching frogs, hunting fireflies and climbing trees.
When a black snake threatens to destroy Earth and poison her people's water, one young water protector takes a stand to defend Earth's most sacred resource.
Join the family, or ohana, as they farm taro for poi to prepare for a traditional luau celebration.
A moving picture book celebrating essential workers and the community coming together to face the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
During his busy day, Kenny gets dressed, fights his fear of the vacuum cleaner, gets a soccer lesson from his sister and prepares for bed, with his loving family always near.
Young readers are invited to engage with the world in a new way and see how everyone is connected, and that everyone matters.
Dovey Johnson Roundtree and Katie McCabe
Roundtree, the late civil rights attorney and activist, shares a poignant moment from her childhood beside her wise grandmother, who taught her the values of self-worth, strength and justice that inspired co-author McCabe's boundary-breaking career.
J 595.799 FLE
Learn about the life of a typical worker bee, as she emerges from her cell, does different jobs around the hive while growing big enough and strong enough to fly, and flies far and wide to search for nectar.
I work in youth services and read books of all kinds, but I particularly love those that make me laugh, cry or go back in time. When I'm not working my way through all the teetering stacks of books in my house, I enjoy taking long walks with my dog, binge-watching TV shows and finding new ways to combine carbs and cheese.