NOTE: The Lovell Street entrance to the Central Library parking lot will be closed periodically due to construction. The Rose Street (west) entrance will remain open.

New Picture Books

September 2014

Lola Plants a Garden by Anna McQuinnLola Plants a Garden  
McQuinn, Anna
Call Number: JE MCQU
Lola plants a flower garden with her parent's help, and watches it grow.
Doctor White by Jane GoodallDoctor White  
Goodall, Jane
Call Number: JE GOOD
Every day, a small white dog goes to the hospital to visit sick children and help them recover.
I'm Brave! by Kate McMullanI'm Brave!  
McMullan, Kate
Call Number: JE MCMU
 "He's a big red engine with a siren, a horn, a tank full of water, and whole lotta hose! He's a good-lookin' fire truck, and he's brave, too. When the alarm sounds, he's gotta drive through smoke and heat straight to a blazing fire!!"
Mix It Up! by Herve TulletMix It Up!  
Tullet, Herve
Call Number: JE TULL
Using no special effects other than the reader's imagination, simple directions lead the reader to experiment with mixing and changing colors on the printed page. 
The Heaven of Animals by Nancy TillmanThe Heaven of Animals  
Tillman, Nancy
Call Number: JE TILL
With all of my heart, I believe it is true, that there is a heaven for animals, too. The heaven of animals is a magical place. Angels know every dog's favorite game; cats bask in their own rays of sunshine; horses thunder across the sky. The loss of a pet is heartbreaking. But in the heaven of animals, the love you have for your animal friends lives on. National bestselling author Nancy Tillman's message of comfort will help readers of all ages through the process of grieving and healing.
Peanut Butter and Jellyfish by Jarrett KrosoczkaPeanut Butter and Jellyfish  
Krosoczka, Jarrett
Call Number: JE KROS
Best friends Peanut Butter and Jellyfish are constantly being taunted by their neighbor, Crabby, until they help him out of a jam!