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february 2018

Hot off the Press

This unique online bibliography features anticipated bestsellers, either recently released or forthcoming, published by CBC members.

A Possibility of Whales
by Karen Rivers
A Possibility of Whales Ages 8-up
The story of a girl who—thanks to her friends, her . . . more
Be the Change
by Eunice Moyle and Sabrina Moyle
Be the Change Ages 12-up
Be the Change! gives you the tools and encouragement needed . . . more
Black Bird Yellow Sun
by Steve Light
Black Bird Yellow Sun Illustrated by: Steve Light
Ages 0-3
As a solitary black bird wings its way through the . . . more
Black Comix Returns
by John Jennings and Damian Duffy
Black Comix Returns Illustrated by: Ron Wimberly, Sanford Greene, Afua Richardson, Jeremy Love, Robert Love, Keith Knight
Ages 14-up
A celebration of African American independent comic art and culture, . . . more
Dear Komodo Dragon
by Nancy Kelly Allen
Dear Komodo Dragon Illustrated by: Laurie Allen Klein
Ages 4-8
Lots of children have pen pals but one little girl . . . more
George the Hero Hound
by Jeffery Ebbeler
George the Hero Hound Illustrated by: Jeffrey Ebbeler
Ages 4-8
George is a good ol’ hound dog. He helps Farmer . . . more
In the Past
by David Elliot
In the Past Illustrated by: Matthew Trueman
Ages 3-7
Care to meet a dunkleosteus? An apatosaurus? How about the . . . more
In the Rain
by Elizabeth Spurr
In the Rain Illustrated by: Manelle Oliphant
Ages 2-6
A young girl makes a paper boat, splashes in puddles, . . . more
Is it Warm Enough for Ice Cream?
by DK
Is it Warm Enough for Ice Cream? Ages 2-5
A simple and fun introduction to beginner science, covering the . . . more
JoJo Siwa: Things I Love
by JoJo Siwa
JoJo Siwa: Things I Love Ages 13-up
You might recognize firecracker JoJo Siwa from Abby’s Ultimate Dance . . . more
Like Vanessa
by Tami Charles
Like Vanessa Ages 10-up
In this semi-autobiographical debut novel, thirteen-year-old Vanessa Martin watches as . . . more
Little Worlds
by Géraldine Collet
Little Worlds Illustrated by: Sébastien Chebret
Ages 4-8
This book shows a diverse group of children in their . . . more
Maggie: Alaska’s Last Elephant
by Jennifer Keats Curtis
Maggie: Alaska’s Last Elephant Illustrated by: Phyllis Saroff
Ages 4-8
Elephants are social animals. Maggie and Annabelle used to live . . . more
Miguel y su valiente caballero
by Margarita Engle
Miguel y su valiente caballero Illustrated by: Raúl Colón
Ages 8-12
This fictionalized first-person biography in verse of Miguel de Cervantes . . . more
My Dirty Dog: My Informative Essay
by Darcy Pattison
My Dirty Dog: My Informative Essay Illustrated by: Ewa O'Neill
Ages 6-10
When the family gathers for Grandma’s birthday, they spend the . . . more
Señor Sí
by Carmen Gil
Señor Sí Illustrated by: Miguel Cerro
Ages 6-up
Mr. Yes could do a lot of different, funny things…but . . . more
So Far Up
by Susanne Strasser
So Far Up Illustrated by: Susanne Strasser
Ages 0-3
Toddlers will be drawn in by repetition, opposites, humor, and . . . more
Tess Of The Road
by Rachel Hartman
Tess Of The Road Ages 12-up
Meet Tess, a brave new heroine from beloved epic fantasy . . . more
The Bee Book
by Charlotte Milner
The Bee Book Illustrated by: Charlotte Milner
Ages 5-8
Explore the secret world of bees: how they live, how . . . more
The Sweetest Kind of Fate
by Crystal Cestari
The Sweetest Kind of Fate Ages 12-up
Amber Sand, legendary matchmaker, couldn’t be more surprised when her . . . more
Wild Swans
by Xanthe Gresham Knight
Wild Swans Illustrated by: Charlotte Gastaut
Ages 6-up
For ten years, Eliza has lived with a foster family . . . more
Animals with Tiny Cat
by Viviane Schwarz
Animals with Tiny Cat Illustrated by: Viviane Schwarz
Ages 2-5
What do you do when you’re fond of animals and . . . more
Around the World in 50 Ways
by Dan Smith
Around the World in 50 Ways Ages 8-12
Set off from London and travel across the globe. Then . . . more
Bedtime, Ted!
by Sophy Henn
Bedtime, Ted! Illustrated by: Sophy Henn
Ages 0-3
Ted is a sweet but willful toddler. In Bedtime, Ted! . . . more
Between the Lines
by Nikki Grimes
Between the Lines Ages 12-up
This thought-provoking companion to Nikki Grimes’ Coretta Scott King Award-winning . . . more
Clang! Ernst Chladni’s Sound Experiments
by Darcy Pattison
Clang! Ernst Chladni’s Sound Experiments Illustrated by: Peter Willis
Ages 6-10
What if your science experiments were so interesting that even . . . more
Cooking Step by Step
by DK
Cooking Step by Step Ages 6-up
Learn to chop, mix, and stir your way to kitchen . . . more
Izzy Gizmo
by Pip Jones
Izzy Gizmo Illustrated by: Sara Ogilvie
Ages 4-8
Izzy Gizmo’s inventions are marvelous, magnificent—and they often malfunction. But . . . more
Just Like Brothers
by Elizabeth Baguley
Just Like Brothers Illustrated by: Aurélie Blanz
Ages 3-7
A small boy and a young wolf cub are told . . . more
Little Pierrot Vol. 2: Amongst the Stars
by Alberto Varanda
Little Pierrot Vol. 2: Amongst the Stars Ages 4-7
Little Pierrot and Mr. Snail's imaginative adventures take them to . . . more
Mister Yes
by Carmen Gil
Mister Yes Illustrated by: Miguel Cerro
Ages 6-up
Mr. Yes could do a lot of different, funny things…but . . . more
Mom’s Busy Days
by Elise Raucy
Mom’s Busy Days Illustrated by: Estelle Meens
Ages 4-8
Maggie and Ethan’s mom has a lot to do. But . . . more
Plant, Cook, Eat!
by Joe Archer
Plant, Cook, Eat! Illustrated by: Caroline Craig
Ages 7-10
For beginners and green-thumbed foodies, this garden-to-kitchen cookbook is part . . . more
Samantha Spinner and the Super-Secret Plans
by Russell Ginns
Samantha Spinner and the Super-Secret Plans Illustrated by: Barbara Fisinger
Ages 8-up
For fans of Mr. Lemoncello’s Library and the Secret series, . . . more
The Ambrose Deception
by Emily Ecton
The Ambrose Deception Ages 8-up
Melissa is a nobody. Wilf is a slacker. Bondi is . . . more
The Belles
by Dhonielle Clayton
The Belles Ages 14-up
Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of . . . more
The Coral Kingdom
by Laura Knowles
The Coral Kingdom Illustrated by: Jennie Webber
Ages 4-7
From brightly coloured corals to shimmering shoals of fish, the . . . more
The Lizard Lady
by Nicole Angeli and Jennifer Keats Curtis
The Lizard Lady Illustrated by: Veronica V. Jones
Ages 4-8
Join the Lizard Lady as she cuts her way through . . . more
These Little Piggies Go to the Beach
by Amy E. Sklansky
These Little Piggies Go to the Beach Illustrated by: Christine Davenier
Ages 1-5
From New York Times bestselling illustrator Christine Davenier and bestselling . . . more
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Boy
by Tony Medina
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Boy Illustrated by: Floyd Cooper; Cozbi A. Cabrera; Skip Hill; Tiffany McKnight; Robert Liu-Trujillo; Keith Mallett; Shawn K. Alexander; Kesha Bruce; Brianna McCarthy; R. Gregory Christie; Ekua Holmes;Javaka Steptoe; Chandra Cox.
Ages 6-11
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Boy by Tony . . . more
Tinyville Town: I’m A Mail Carrier
by Brian Biggs
Tinyville Town: I’m A Mail Carrier Illustrated by: Brian Biggs
Ages 0-3
In Tinyville Town: I'm a Mail Carrier, Rita the mail . . . more
Tough Tug
by Margaret Read MacDonald
Tough Tug Illustrated by: Rob McClurkan
Ages 3-7
Tough Tug is a brand-new boat. He likes to swirl . . . more
Votes for Women
by Winifred Conkling
Votes for Women Ages 11-up
On August 18, 1920, American women finally won the right . . . more

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