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Do you love picture books? Well, you may enjoy these new picture books in CCPL’s collection! The next time you’re in a branch, make sure you take a look at these newbies! There’s something for everyone to enjoy.

*CCPL Staff picks are chosen by CCPL staff members and are not intended to be comprehensive lists. We’d love to hear your ideas too, so write to us and tell us what you’d recommend!*

A Hundred Thousand Welcomes by Mary Lee Donovan

This multicultural picture book explores the importance of being welcoming and extending kindness to others.

Astronaut Training by Aneta Cruz

Astrid is an astronaut in training! Join her as she trains for future space adventures.

Be Strong by Pat Zietlow Miller

A little girl learns what it means to be strong and how to persevere through challenges.

Frankie Get a Doggie by Amy Huntington

Frankie’s dad takes him to an animal shelter to choose a dog who’s a perfect fit for their family.

Fuzzy, Inside & Out by Zachariah Ohora

Fuzzy Haskins loves to show kindness. What happens when Fuzzy needs a little help from his friends? Does it all work out in the end?

Milo is Missing Something by Vern Kousky

Milo hatches and explores the deep blue sea. He discovers something very important is missing. Does he find it?

Raj’s Rule by Lana Button

Raj has a rule about not using the bathroom while he’s in school. Does Raj break his own rule for using the bathroom when he’s in school?

School is Cool by Sabrina Moyle 

This rhyming picture book that explores how cool life can be on the first day of school. The illustrations in this book are bright and colorful! 

The Missing Pairs by Yvonne Ivinson

Join a bear, fox, badger and hare as they search for missing pairs.

The Smart Cookie by Jory John & Pete Oswald

This is a rhyming picture book about a cookie who discovers his own unique gift.