New Fiction Books for Kids
Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most recent Fiction books for kids.
Based on actual events, this picture book tells the story of the first Earth Day through the eyes of a young girl named Sam.
Format: BookView Black Beach
Members of Theo's class help him understand his feelings about becoming a big brother.
Format: BookView Theo's Mood
"Raquela yearns to celebrate a Passover seder, but Inquisition-era Spain is a time when Jews must hide their religion. Her clever papa, the best fisherman in town, creates a unique celebration for his family"--
Format: BookView Raquela's Seder
The Night Anansi Stole Kwanzaa
Jealous because his stories aren't being told, Anansi steals the principles of Kwanzaa, known as the Nguzo Saba, and hides them away so people would forget about Kwanzaa and start telling his stories again.
Format: BookView The Night Anansi Stole Kwanzaa
Let's Clean up the Forest!
"Celebrate the magic of believing! Uni and the little girl are having a wonderful walk in the woods when they discover something is wrong. There is a trail of candy wrappers littering the forest floor. The wrappers don't belong here! Who made such a mess? It's time to clean up the forest"--Page  of cover.
Format: BookView Let's Clean up the Forest!
The Haunted Pumpkin Patch
"This new line of UNI THE UNICORN paperback storybooks begins with a spooky twist! Uni is planting a pumpkin patch. But, uh oh! Uni's very first pumpkin gets squished! Uni's friend Goldie thinks she saw something spooky in the pumpkin patch... What could it be? Uni isn't scared -- Uni knows just how to be brave and solve the mystery! UNI 8x8's are storybooks with a strong magical theme and a hopeful message (plus a sticker sheet, too!). We see Uni experiencing real world feelings that familes want to read about and kids can identify with."--
Format: BookView The Haunted Pumpkin Patch
Anna and the Scandinavian Hearts
"What's your symbol of love? Follow Anna's journey to discovering her heritage--and ignite your passion for discovering your own along the way. Do you have a hard time explaining heritage and culture to your child? Or maybe you feel they are too young to understand? If yes, this colorful kids' book could be a lifesaver... In it, your child will meet Anna, who is about to learn the magic of the little and big things around her when she's faced with the big question--"what do different symbols mean to you?" She discovers that rainbows, hearts, butterflies, stars, birds in the...
Format: BookView Anna and the Scandinavian Hearts
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
Recounts the legend of Robin Hood, who plundered the king's purse and poached his deer and whose generosity endeared him to the poor.
Format: BookView The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
Folktales for A Better World
Seven tales celebrating peace, kindness, and forgiveness from seven countries that have all suffered from wars and conflicts in recent times.
Format: BookView Folktales for A Better World
Grimm's Fairy Tales
Presents a selection of the classic German fairy tales, including such favorites as "Cinderella" and "Little Red Riding Hood."
Format: BookView Grimm's Fairy Tales