New & Notable Children's
Can't get enough horse stuff : fun facts, awesome info, cool games, silly jokes, and more!
Be wild : amazing animal behaviors to inspire young humans
Crandall, Leigh, author
"A nonfiction picture book for young children with a twist; packed with interesting facts, it shows young children the healthy habits they can learn from wild animals, encouraging them to go on: be wild!"-- Provided by publisher.
Elmo says surprise!
Elmo and his Sesame Street friends plan a super surprise party for his puppy Tango.
Fantasy costumes for manga, anime & cosplay : a drawing guide and sourcebooks
Morozumi, Junka, author
Create one-of-a-kind outfits with this essential guide to Japanese-style fantasy fashion! Using the authors' unique Costume Matrix, you will learn how to develop new and daring designs for your anime and manga characters and cosplay creations. First, choose a look to serve as your fashion foundation. Then select an alternate style and fuse it with the first fashion theme to create an unexpected ensemble combining elements have never before been seen together! Mixing and matching basic themes and styles in this way results in one-of-a-kind mashups and hybrids, for example: School Uniforms & Military ApparelCasual Basics & Gothic Formal WearJapanese Fashion & Folk CostumesPlant Motifs & Animal MotifsNature Motifs & Mechanical ObjectsSeasonal Motifs & all of the above! Using the Costume Matrix, the fashion mashup possibilities are endless! Here are just some of the unique combos made possible by applying the Costume Matrix technique: A Folk Costume crossed with a snake motif that results in a Scheherazade vixen with veils transforming into slinky scarf-like vipers!A Gothic Lolita paired with a Rabbit for a fun and furry character with fuzzy paws for boots and a crazy carrot-top hairdo!A Sailor Girl School Uniform combined with a Female Ninja fighting outfit--with a throwing star as the perfect accessory!A mashup of Casual Basics and Plant Motifs creates a head-turning Sunflower Girl complete with a green-leaf collar and flared-petal skirt
The far-out fort
Petrik, Mike, author, illustrator.
Duck and the gang are bored! The arcade is closed and the skate park is way too crowded! What about a tree house? Turkey has always wanted one! Now they'll need to find a great spot and get to work!
How does chocolate taste on Everest? : explore earth's most extreme places through sight, sound, smell, touch, and taste
Stewart-Sharpe, Leisa, author
"An adventure to experience all five senses at the world's most extreme locations"-- Provided by publisher.
Magical treasury : a visual guide to the wizarding world
Depicts the students, teachers, villains, and scenes of the Harry Potter and "Magical beasts" films crafted from LEGOs, and offers an interview with the LEGO team who created the toy sets.
Manga fashion art secrets : the ultimate guide to drawing awesome artwork in the manga style
Sharawna, Dalia, author
Naaahsa aisinaki! = Naaahsa is an artist!
Heavy Shield, Hali, author, illustrator
Naaahsa says art is a language everyone understands.... Sometimes we draw. Sometimes we bead. Sometimes we sing. Sometimes Naaahsa tells stories in Blackfoot. A young girl celebrates her grandmother's art, and the wonderful connection between them.
Quinnelope and the cookie king catastrophe
Brownfield, HF, author, artist.
Quinnelope wakes up one morning to learn that all of the cookies in her town have gone missing...What is a cookie-obsessed queen supposed to do? Solve the mystery of the cookie catastrophe, of course!...Can Quinnelope bring the Cookie King and his cookies back to Pleasant Towne, or will she be doomed to eat crummy cakes forever?
Snoopy touchdown! : a Peanuts collection
Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe), 1922-2000, author.
"Snoopy is a master of many different activities, from writing a novel on the top of his doghouse to sledding down the ski slopes in his supper dish. He even manages to team up with Charlie Brown to score a touchdown--though their endzone celebration could use some improvement. Linus waits for the Great Pumpkin and struggles to give up his blanket, Marcie and Peppermint Patty go to summer camp, and Snoopy's brother Spike makes a dangerous trek across the country to see his brother beagle. Join the whole gang in this special collection of Peanuts comics for kids."-- Provided by publisher.
Warriors. SkyClan & the stranger. 2, Beyond the code
Jolley, Dan, writer
Leafstar, having escaped from the Twoleg's home with the help of Billystorm and her Clanmates, finds more trouble when Sol joins the ranks of the SkyClan and his actions bring about a disaster, leaving Leafstar to decide if trusting a stranger in her ranks is worth risking the clan's future.
Welcome to Stubtoe Elementary
Nichols, Travis, author, illustrator.
"Vampires, mummies, and gelatinous balls of goo (oh my!). That's right, monsters are real and they've settled down on the quiet island of Creep's Cove. It's a pretty typical place: houses, stores, portals to various nightmarish parallel dimensions. And a school for the kiddos. Meet Vlad, the fame-thirsty vampire; Allie, a stuffed animal-dissecting alien; Lizzie, a short-tempered kaiju; and many others"-- Publisher description.
When the stars came home
After his family moves to the city, young Ojiig misses the life he knew back home and the night sky full of stars until his parents help him find ways to make the city feel more like home.
Wrapped up : the complete collection
Scheidt, Dave, author
Milo is just your average twelve-year-old boy. His loving parents are mummies, his best friend is an old wizard, and his babysitter is a witch. When Milo isn't busy at school or visiting the comic book store, he loves to hang out with cool teen vampires, play with magical kitties, feed a hungry kaiju, and avoid a love-crazed gorilla at all cost. You know, typical kid stuff.