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New juvenile fiction and non-fiction books.

New Juvenile Picture Books

Are You My Mother? by P.D.Eastman

Baby Beluga by Raffi, illustrated by Ashley Wolff

Big Al by Andrew Clements

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See by Bill Martin Jr

Dinosaur Dance! (board book) bySandra Boynton

The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds

Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
 by Sherri Duskey Rinker

Grumpy Bird by Jeremy Tankard

Guess How Much I Love You(board book) by Sam McBratney

Have Fun, Molly Lou Melon by Patty Lovell

How Do Dinosaurs Learn to Be Kind? by Jane Yolen & Mark Teague

I Am Thankful: A Thanksgiving Book for Kids by Sheri Wall

The Invisible String by Patrice Karst

Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle

The Midnight Library by Kazuno Kohara

Planting A Rainbow
by Lois Ehlert

Sheep in a Jeep by Nancy Shaw

Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco

Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug by Jonathan Stutzman

Twinkle, Twinkle Winter Night by Megan Litwin

We All Play by Julie Flett

 We Don't Lose Our Class Goldfish by Ryan T. Higgins

New Juvenile Fiction

Barbie, The Pearl Princess by Molly McGuire Woods

Big Bear and Little Fish by Sandra Nickel

Cece Loves Science by Kimberly Derting
& Shelli R. Johannes

Duck on a Tractor by David Shannon

Every Color by Erin Eitter Kono

The Great Cookie Kerfuffle by Jessica Shaw

In the Wild by David Elliott

Marley Learns a Lesson by Caitlin Birch

Maybe You Might by Imogen Foxwell

Merry Christmas, Stinky Face by Lisa McCourt

Monkey Play by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

The Night Before Father's Day by Natasha Wing

On Kiki's Reef by Carol. L. Malnor

Paint Me a Picture by Emily Bannister

Roar! by Tammi Sauer

The Rough Patch by Brian Lies

Spooky Friends by Jane Feder

Super Joe Does Not Say Sorry by Michael Catchpool & Emma Proctor

Wordy Birdy by Tammi Sauer

Beginning Chapter Books
Ballet Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins
The Berestain Bears Share & Share Alike!
by Mike Berenstain
Houndsley and Catina by James Howe

Houndsley and Catina and the Birthday Surprise by James Howe

Houndsley and Catina at the Library by James Howe

Houndsley and Catina Plink and Plunk by James Howe

Houndsley and Catina and the Quiet Time by James Howe

Elementary Chapter Books Fiction
Magic Tree House: #37 Rhinos at Recess by Mary Pope Osborne

New Chapter Books

Ancestor Approved Intertribal Stories for Kids Edited by Cynthia Leitich Smith

Odder by Katherine Applegate

New Juvenile Nonfiction

Alexander Graham Bell by Barbara Kramer

Alexander Hamilton by Libby Romero

Amelia Earhart by Caroline Crosson Gilpin

Anne Frank by Alexandra Zapruder

The Big Island: A Story of Isle Royale by Julian May

Concrete From the Ground Up by Larissa Theule

Copycat: Nature-inspired Design Around the World by Christy Hale

Footprints across the planet by Jennifer Swanson

Fold Your Own Origami Air Force by Mark Bolitho

Fly Guy Presents: Sharks! by Tedd Arnold

Good Eating: The Short Life of Krill by Matt Lilley

Helen Keller by Kitson Jazynka

Hello, Mama Wallaroo by Darrin Lunde

Mel Fell by Corey R. Tabor

Michigan's Haunted Lighthouses by Diane Telgen

Octopuses Have Zero Bones by Anne Richardson

Owl Babies by Martin Waddell 

Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea: Marle Tharpe Maps the Ocean Floor by Robert Burlough

Susan B. Anthony by Kitson Jazynka

What's Great About Michigan by Anita Yasuda

Who Was Rosa Parks by Yona Zeldis McDonaugh

The Universe in You: A Microscopic Journey by Jason Chin

Yoshi and the Ocean: A Sea Turtle's Incredible Journey Home by Lindsay Moore

What’s Inside Me Series:
My Bones
by Rachel Rose

My Brain by Sloane Hughes

My Heart by Jennifer Wendt

My Lungs by Jennifer Wendt

My Muscles by Rachel Rose

My Stomach by Sloane Hughes

Upcoming Events
Betsie Valley District Library 2023 "All Together Now" Children's Summer Reading Program! Jun 03, 2023 10:00 AM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
Betsie Valley District Library 2023 “All Together Now” Teen Summer Reading Program Jun 03, 2023 10:00 AM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
Betsie Valley District Library Temporary Time Change for Board Meeting June 13, 2023 at 10AM Jun 13, 2023 10:00 AM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
Nature Discovery's Michigan Reptiles, Amphibians, Bugs and Bird Calls Jun 17, 2023 11:00 AM (US/Eastern) — Thompsonville Fire Hall and Community Center Park
All Together Now: My Community Story Hour at the BVDL! Jun 21, 2023 11:00 AM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
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