Staff Picks: Picture Books

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A selection of recent and all-time favorites, updated weekly.

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I Will Read to You: A Story About Books, Bedtime, and Monsters By Gideon Sterer, Charles Santoso (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gideon Sterer, Charles Santoso (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316592611
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 1st, 2023

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Growl: A Picture Book By Jen Corace Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419757488
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - June 6th, 2023

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Ruffles and the New Green Thing By David Melling, David Melling (Illustrator) Cover Image
By David Melling, David Melling (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536229820
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Published: Candlewick Press - June 6th, 2023

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Grandma's Tipi: A Present-Day Lakota Story By S. D. Nelson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419731921
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 9th, 2023

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Simon and the Better Bone By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063275553
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 9th, 2023

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The Fastest Tortoise in Town By Howard Calvert, Karen Obuhanych (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Howard Calvert, Karen Obuhanych (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536228359
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Published: Candlewick - April 11th, 2023

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Linus By Stuart Hausmann, Stuart Hausmann (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stuart Hausmann, Stuart Hausmann (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665900300
Availability: Sold Out (Available to Order)
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - February 21st, 2023

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Beneath By Cori Doerrfeld Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316312264
Availability: Sold Out (Available to Order)
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 17th, 2023

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Mending the Moon By Emma Pearl, Sara Ugolotti (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emma Pearl, Sara Ugolotti (Illustrator)
$18.99
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ISBN: 9781645675600
Published: Page Street Kids - November 1st, 2022

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A Book, Too, Can Be a Star: The Story of Madeleine L'Engle and the Making of A Wrinkle in Time By Charlotte Jones Voiklis, Jennifer Adams, Adelina Lirius (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374388485
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - October 4th, 2022

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Farmhouse By Sophie Blackall Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316528948
Availability: Sold Out (Available to Order)
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 13th, 2022

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Kumo: The Bashful Cloud By Kyo Maclear, Nathalie Dion (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kyo Maclear, Nathalie Dion (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735267282
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Published: Tundra Books - September 13th, 2022

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Beatrice Likes the Dark By April Genevieve Tucholke, Khoa Le (Illustrator) Cover Image
By April Genevieve Tucholke, Khoa Le (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781643751573
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 13th, 2022

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King Kong's Cousin By Mark Teague, Mark Teague (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mark Teague, Mark Teague (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665912303
Availability: Sold Out (Available to Order)
Published: Beach Lane Books - August 30th, 2022

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Parfait, Not Parfait! By Scott Rothman, Avery Monsen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Scott Rothman, Avery Monsen (Illustrator)
$18.99
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ISBN: 9781250265814
Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 9th, 2022

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Old Friends By Margaret Aitken, Lenny Wen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Margaret Aitken, Lenny Wen (Illustrator)
$18.99
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ISBN: 9781250801388
Published: Feiwel & Friends - July 26th, 2022

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Lizzy and the Cloud By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534483170
Availability: Sold Out (Available to Order)
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2022

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Clementine and the Lion By Zoey Abbott, Zoey Abbott (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Zoey Abbott, Zoey Abbott (Illustrator)
$18.99
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ISBN: 9781525305627
Published: Kids Can Press - May 3rd, 2022

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The Language of Flowers By Dena Seiferling Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735270534
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Published: Tundra Books - May 3rd, 2022

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The Great Zapfino By Mac Barnett, Marla Frazee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Marla Frazee (Illustrator)
$17.99
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ISBN: 9781534411548
Published: Beach Lane Books - April 5th, 2022

I Don't Want to Read This Book By Max Greenfield, Mike Lowery (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Max Greenfield, Mike Lowery (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593326060
Availability: Sold Out (Available to Order)
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - November 9th, 2021

Chrysanthemum: A First Day of School Book for Kids By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780688096991
Availability: Sold Out (Available to Order)
Published: Greenwillow Books - September 16th, 1991

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie (If You Give...) By Laura Joffe Numeroff, Felicia Bond (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780060245863
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Published: HarperCollins - October 6th, 2015