I catalog hundreds of new picture books each year, and I read as many of them as I can. Unfortunately, I can’t review them all. But I can share them! Below are a few recent titles. (Summaries have been taken directly from the books whenever possible.) Check your local library or bookstore for availability.
Dogs engage in all sorts of fun activities at the dog park.
A boy is determined to catch the ball even if it takes a bit of imagination.
An older brother encourages his younger brother to take a leap of faith.
A young mouse ventures out on his own to find the most wonderful words.
Stanley the spider likes to collect things, but he soon finds out that nothing lasts forever.
Quincy wants to blend in at chameleon school, but his daydreams always make him stand out.
Greedy Greenbackboy’s got an idea for a game; he wants Snowboy to help him cut down all the trees in the forest.
A fox is caught burglarizing a house by the owners, the three bears. Fantastic illustrations!
Follow a group of friends as they go sailing, explore an island, and return home to tell their tale. Cute art!
Animals love playing sports. Clever concept book!
When two of Moose’s letters come loose, he vanishes, but his best friend Cow has a plan. Fun!
A toad is bumped, bounced, and blown along a bustling road. Fun read aloud!