2016 May/June

Bear in Love

Bear in Love

Daniel Pinkwater
Illustrator:  Will Hillenbrand 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Candlewick, 2012   ISBN: 978-0763645694
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Mr. Hulot at the Beach

Mr. Hulot at the Beach

David Merveille
Wordless Picture Book
For ages 5 and up
NorthSouth, 2016   ISBN: 978-0735842540
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The Amazing Discoveries of Ibn Sina

The Amazing Discoveries of Ibn Sina

Fatima Sharafeddine
Illustrator:  Intelaq Mohammed Ali 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Groundwood Books, 2015   ISBN: 978-1554987108
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Can I Eat That?

Can I Eat That?

Joshua David Stein
Illustrator:  Julia Rothman 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Phaidon Press, 2016   ISBN: 978-0714871400
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The Real Poop on Pigeons

The Real Poop on Pigeons

Kevin McCloskey
Nonfiction Graphic Novel
For ages 5 to 8
TOON Books, 2016   ISBN: 978-1935179931
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The Help Yourself Cookbook for Kids

The Help Yourself Cookbook for Kids

Ruby Roth
Nonfiction Cookbook
For ages 7 to 10
Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2016   ISBN: 978-1449471873
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Strange Trees: And the Stories Behind Them

Strange Trees: And the Stories Behind Them

Bernadette Pourpuie
Illustrator:  Cecile Gambini 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Princeton Architectural Press, 2016   ISBN: 978-1616894597
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From Wolf to Woof: The Story of Dogs

From Wolf to Woof: The Story of Dogs

Hudson Talbott
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Penguin, 2016   ISBN: 978-0399254048
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The Somewhat True Adventures of Sammy Shine

The Somewhat True Adventures of Sammy Shine

Henry Cole
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Peachtree Publishers, 2016   ISBN: 978-1561458660
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The Mouse and the Motorcycle

The Mouse and the Motorcycle

Beverly Cleary
Illustrator:  Jacqueline Rogers 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
HarperCollins, 2016   ISBN: 978-0380709243
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Tales from Maple Ridge: Logan Pryce Makes a Mess

Tales from Maple Ridge: Logan Pryce Makes a Mess

Gracie Gilmore
Illustrator:  Petra Brown 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 8
Simon and Schuster, 2015   ISBN: 978-1481426244
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About Arachnids: A Guide for Children

About Arachnids: A Guide for Children

Cathryn P. Sill
Illustrator:  John Sill 
Nonfiction
For ages 6 to 8
Peachtree Publishers, 2006   ISBN: 978-1561453641
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Levi Strauss and Blue Jeans

Levi Strauss and Blue Jeans

Nathan Olson
Illustrator:  Dave Hoover , Keith Williams , Charles Barnett III 
Nonfiction Graphic Novel  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Capstone Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-0736864848
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Judy Moody and Stink: The Big Bad Blackout

Judy Moody and Stink: The Big Bad Blackout

Megan McDonald
Illustrator:   Peter H. Reynolds 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Candlewick, 2014   ISBN: 978-0763665203
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Blackbird Fly

Blackbird Fly

Erin Entrada Kelly
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
HarperCollins, 2015   ISBN: 978-0062238610
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