New Books


See What a Seal Can Do by Chris Butterworth & Kate Nelms – Are seals just adorable sunbathers? Not at all.  Learn how they flump, dive, fish and more in this beautifully illustrated book.

The Cart that Carried Martin by Eve Bunting & Don Tate – It was just an old, ordinary cart, but it pulled the body of a great man, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the day of his funeral.

We Shall Overcome: The Story of a Song by Debbie Levy & Vanessa Brantley-Newton - This book tells the history of an American song that has come to represent the fight for freedom and equality all over the world.

Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table by Jacqueline Briggs Martin & Eric-Shabazz Larkin - The story of former basketball star and current urban farmer and activist, Will Allen, whose vision of gardening from abandoned urban sites led to a grassroots feeding craze.

Is This Panama: A Migration Story by Jan Thornhill and Soyeon Kim – Sammy, A Wilson’s warbler, is ready to make his first trip south for the winter, but the other warblers have already left.  How will Sammy find his way?

Herman and Rosie by Gus Gordon - In New York City, a "groovy little jazz number" brings together a lonely crocodile and deer.