Wednesday, August 25, 2010
New Picture Books!
Principal Fred Won't Go to Bed - At bedtime, Principal Fred's wife, son, and dog help him search for his missing teddy bear so that he can go to sleep.
A Balloon For Isabel -As graduation day approaches, Isabel tries to convince her teacher that she and Walter, both porcupines, should receive balloons on the big day just like the other children.
The Village Garage - Throughout the seasons the workers at the Village Garage are busy taking care of the town and its residents.
Bridget's Beret - When Bridget loses the beret that provides her with artistic inspiration like other great artists, she thinks she will never be able to draw again.
Dino Baseball - Meat-eating dinosaurs face plant-eating dinosaurs in a baseball game.
Little Pink Pug - Pink, a piglet who is the runt of the litter, is adopted by Tink, a dachshund who is nursing a litter of her own, and Pink is raised in the house along with the puppies.
Buy My Hats! - Frank and Carl try to figure out why no one wants to buy their hats while other vendors are attracting many customers.
Cork and Fuzz The Babysitters - Cork the muskrat tries to persuade his best friend Fuzz, a possum, to help babysit for a porcupine.
James and the Red Balloon - Summer at the station is a very busy time! James helps rescue a red hot air balloon that is about to make and unexpected stop at the station. Four other friends learn what amazing things they can do when they get on track and work together.
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters - Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife.
City Lullaby - A baby in a stroller sleeps listening to loud city noises, from ten horns beeping to two motorbikes roaring, until awakened by the soft chirp of one sparrow.
Posted by Children's Department at 4:16 PM