MY MOMMY by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 25, 2014

"Unlikely to win Peppa any new admirers, but her steadfast fans will be pleased as punch with this paean to Mummy Pig. (Board book. 2-5)"
Peppa Pig, of British TV and Nick Jr. fame, celebrates all the wonderful things about her mommy. Read full book review >
THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR & FRIENDS by StoryToys
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: March 20, 2014

"Overall, this engaging app provides long-lasting, skill-building fun, and parents who revere Carle's watercolor work won't be disappointed in this digital incarnation. (iPad informational app. 2-5)"
A 3-D pop-up app of preschool games built around Eric Carle's dreamy watercolor world. Read full book review >

OLIVER'S TREE by Kit Chase
Released: March 20, 2014

"As gentle and unassuming as Oliver, this story thoroughly charms. (Picture book. 2-5)"
It's no fun for anyone when someone is left out! Read full book review >
PRINCESSES ARE NOT JUST PRETTY by Kate Lum
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 18, 2014

"Exuberant and humorous, this pretty book has style and, yes, substance. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Who is prettiest: Princess Allie, Princess Mellie or Princess Libby? Read full book review >
WHEN MAMA GOES TO WORK by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 15, 2014

"Spare in both text and art, earnest in heart, limited in scope. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Various mothers and children have parallel experiences throughout their days. Read full book review >

BAD DOG by David McPhail
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 15, 2014

"Tom is full of curiosity, like a lot of young'uns. Not bad at all. (Early reader. 2-7)"
A preschool-age boy narrates this short early reader, a straightforward story about a mischievous dog and the boy who loves him. Read full book review >
ED AND KIP by Kay Chorao
Released: March 15, 2014

"An engaging tale of friendship, play and cooperation, replete with mild suspense and gentle humor. (Early reader. 2-6)"
There's always fun to be had if you know where to look. Read full book review >
CAN YOU SEE ME? by Ted Lewin
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 15, 2014

" An inviting exploration of a beautiful biome for budding nature lovers. (Early reader. 2-6)"
Sharp-eyed readers are invited to spot various animals in the Costa Rican rain forest. Read full book review >
TUGBOAT by Michael Garland
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 15, 2014

"Children who love boats will thrill at the sights and see that small size does not preclude great strength. (Informational picture book. 2-5)"
It's all in a day's work for a tugboat. Read full book review >
SPLAT! by Roslyn Schwartz
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 15, 2014

"Even the most straight-laced will be hard-pressed not to laugh. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Who knew that pigeon poo could be so much fun? Read full book review >
SHARE by Sally Anne Garland
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 15, 2014

"A warm, cuddly tale and a total delight. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Mom says it's important to share, but it's not always easy. Read full book review >
TICKLE by Leslie Patricelli
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 11, 2014

"Here's hoping this cheeky tyke never grows up so young readers and their delighted grown-ups can enjoy more adventures (and misadventures, too). (Board book. 6 mos.-3)"
Patricelli's mischievous, gender-indeterminate cherub claims to be tickle-proof, but readers know the giggles are inevitable. Read full book review >