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  • Keeping the city going

    Keeping the city going2021

    by Brian Floca , illustrator

    (596)

    Summary: We are here at home now, watching the world through our windows. Outside we see the city we know, but not as we've seen it before. The once hustling and bustling streets are empty. Well, almost...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR FLOCA

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • City chicken

    City chicken2003

    by Arthur Dorros

    (45)

    Summary: Egged on by the cat next door, a chicken from the city visits the country to see what she's been missing, and finds that it's not "all it's cracked up to be."

    BOOK

    Call #: E DORROS

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Little Blue Truck leads the way

    Little Blue Truck leads the way2009

    by Alice Schertle

    Series: Little Blue Truck

    (3,842)

    Summary: A country truck feels out of place in the speedy, noisy city until he comes to the rescue during a giant traffic jam.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SCHERTLE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The Betsy-Tacy treasury

    The Betsy-Tacy treasury2011

    by Maud Hart Lovelace

    Series: Betsy Tacy Series

    (1,049)

    Summary: The first four books in the beloved Betsy-Tacy series are ready to delight a new generation of readers -- and to bring a grownup generation of readers back to the engrossing stories of their youth....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F LOVELACE

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Poppleton

    Poppleton2019

    by Cynthia Rylant

    Series: Poppleton - #1

    (1,236)

    Summary: Poppleton the pig moves from the city to a small town, where he makes new friends and spends Mondays reading adventure books in the library.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE RYLANT

    Location: Junior Readers Blue

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Eventown

    Eventown2019

    by Corey Ann Haydu

    (1,903)

    Summary: The world tilted for Elodee this year, and now it's impossible for her to be the same as she was before. Not when her feelings have such a strong grip on her heart. Not when she and her twin sister,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F HAYDU

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • Pearl and Squirrel give thanks

    Pearl and Squirrel give thanks2020

    by Cassie Ehrenberg

    (45)

    Summary: Pearl the dog and her shy friend, Squirrel, find much to be thankful for while roaming their big city on Thanksgiving, but at day's end, they have a reason for lasting gratitude.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P HOLIDAYS EHRENBERG

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Holidays

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • At night

    At night2007

    by Jonathan Bean

    (380)

    Summary: A sleepless city girl imagines what it would be like to get away from snoring family members and curl up alone with one's thoughts in the cool night air under wide-open skies.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P GROWING BEAN

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Growing Up

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • ¡Vamos! Let's go eat!

    ¡Vamos! Let's go eat!2020

    by Raúl the Third

    (415)

    Summary: Little Lobo, a Mexican American, and Bernabe, his dog, gather tacos, frutas picadas, cuernos, and more and deliver them to los luchadores preparing for Lucha Libre 5000.

    BOOK

    Call #: E RAUL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Little Elliot, big city

    Little Elliot, big city2014

    by Mike Curato

    Series: Little Elliot

    (2,288)

    Summary: Elliot the little elephant has a hard time with a lot of things in the city he loves until he meets Mouse, who is even smaller--and hungrier.

    BOOK

    Call #: E CURATO

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Goldfish on vacation

    Goldfish on vacation2017

    by Sally Lloyd-Jones

    (454)

    Summary: Three goldfish live in a small bowl, in an apartment building, in the middle of a big city, until one summer they get to go on vacation--in a fountain, with lily pads, and reeds, and other...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E LLOYD-JONES

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Willowood

    Willowood2010

    by Cecilia Galante

    (188)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Lily has trouble leaving her best friend behind and moving to the city when her mother changes jobs, but she makes some very unlikely friends that soon become like family members.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F GALANTE

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The balcony

    The balcony2019

    by Melissa Castrillón , illustrator

    (268)

    Summary: When a little girl moves from her home to an apartment in the city, she takes her plants with her and one by one they grow and bloom and change both her world and the world all around her as she makes a new friend.

    BOOK

    Call #: E CASTRILLON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • ¡Vamos! Let's go to the market

    ¡Vamos! Let's go to the market2019

    by Raúl the Third

    (846)

    Summary: Little Lobo, a Mexican American, and Bernabe, his dog, deliver supplies to vendors at the Mercado, a busy border town market.

    BOOK

    Call #: E RAUL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The Addams family : a frightful welcome

    The Addams family : a frightful welcome2019

    by Alexandra West

    (34)

    Summary: "The Addams family isn't your typical American family. Together, Gomez, Morticia, Wednesday, Pugsley, Mad Uncle Fester, and Grandma are an eccentric clan who delight in the macabre and are unaware...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE ADDAMS

    Location: Junior Readers Blue

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Syd Hoff's Danny and the dinosaur in the big city

    Syd Hoff's Danny and the dinosaur in the big city2019

    by Syd Hoff

    (27)

    Summary: When Danny and the dinosaur go on a class trip to the big city, they marvel at the skyscrapers, subway, and a carousel.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE HOFF

    Location: Junior Readers Blue

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Brina the cat. Book 2, City cat

    Brina the cat. Book 2, City cat2020

    by Giorgio Salati

    (30)

    Summary: On a vacation in the countryside, Brina got a taste of her innate feline freedom when she briefly escaped her owners and joined a band of wild cats who left (or were left by) their owners. Now, Brina...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN SAL

    Location: Junior Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A pipkin of pepper

    A pipkin of pepper2005

    by Helen Cooper

    (234)

    Summary: While making pumpkin soup, three friends discover they have no salt and go to the city to buy some, but while Cat and Squirrel head straight to the salt store, Duck pauses at a pepper shop, then fears he will never see his friends again.

    BOOK

    Call #: E COOPER

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Say hello!

    Say hello!2010

    by Rachel Isadora

    (689)

    Summary: A little girl greets people in her neighborhood in many different languages.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ISADORA

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Maybe something beautiful : how art transformed a neighborhood

    Maybe something beautiful : how art transformed a neighborhood2016

    by F. Isabel Campoy

    (2,571)

    Summary: "Mira lives in a gray and hopeless urban community until a muralist arrives and, along with his paints and brushes, brings color, joy, and togetherness to Mira and her neighbors." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: E CAMPOY

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Claude in the city

    Claude in the city2015

    by Alex T Smith

    Series: Claude Books (Alex T. Smith)

    (571)

    Summary: When Claude, a small, plump dog, and his friend, Sir Bobblysock, visit the city Claude heroically, if accidentally, stops a thief. Then, when Sir Bobblysock becomes ill, Claude rushes him to a hospital and is mistaken for a doctor.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F SMITH

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Quiet down, loud town!

    Quiet down, loud town!2020

    by Alastair Heim

    (100)

    Summary: Mr. Elephant wants nothing more than some peace and quiet -- that is, until he gets it.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HEIM

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Mr. Tiger goes wild

    Mr. Tiger goes wild2013

    by Peter Brown

    (7,151)

    Summary: Are you bored with being so proper? Do you want to have more fun? Mr. Tiger knows exactly how you feel. So he decides to go wild. But does he go too far? Bored with city life and the proper behavior...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E BROWN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 13 stories about Harris

    13 stories about Harris2020

    by Amy Schwartz , illustrator

    (134)

    Summary: Thirteen vignettes reveal the everyday life of Harris, who makes butter with his mother, attends the birthday party of his best friend, Ayana, and begins preschool in their city neighborhood.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SCHWARTZ

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Spot & Dot

    Spot & Dot2019

    by Henry Cole

    (253)

    Summary: In a wordless picture book, Spot the cat goes out the open window and ventures through the city with Dot the dog, seeking her home.

    BOOK

    Call #: E COLE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Room one : a mystery or two

    Room one : a mystery or two2006

    by Andrew Clements

    (3,187)

    Summary: Ted Hammond, the only sixth grader in his small Nebraska town's one-room schoolhouse, searches for clues to the disappearance of a homeless family.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F CLEMENTS

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Anywhere farm

    Anywhere farm2017

    by Phyllis Root

    (474)

    Summary: All it takes for an anywhere farm is one farmer, plus soil and sunshine, some water, and a seed.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ROOT

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • What can you do with a paleta? = ¿Que puedes hacer con una paleta?

    What can you do with a paleta? = ¿Que puedes hacer con una paleta?2009

    by Carmen Tafolla

    (461)

    Summary: A young Mexican American girl celebrates the paleta, an icy fruit popsicle, and the many roles it plays in her lively barrio.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 468 TAF

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Little dog, lost

    Little dog, lost2012

    by Marion Dane Bauer

    (1,261)

    Summary: A boy, a dog, and an old man are lonely before the boy plans a rally, the dog looks for a boy, and all the townspeople run to the old man's aid when lightning strikes his home and something miraculous happens.
  • Find a cow now!

    Find a cow now!2012

    by Janet Stevens

    (306)

    Summary: Tired of hearing Dog yipping at chairs and trying to round up rugs, Bird tells him to go to the country to find a cow, but this is one cattle dog who does not know a cow when he sees one.

    BOOK

    Call #: E STEVENS

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The bear ate your sandwich

    The bear ate your sandwich2015

    by Julia Sarcone-Roach , illustrator

    (3,669)

    Summary: "When a sandwich goes missing, it seems that a bear is the unlikely culprit"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SARCONE-ROACH

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Tinyville town gets to work!

    Tinyville town gets to work!2016

    by Brian Biggs , illustrator

    (217)

    Summary: When there is a traffic jam on the Tinyville Town bridge, the residents decide to work together to build a new one.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BIGGS

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Goldilocks and just one bear

    Goldilocks and just one bear2012

    by Leigh Hodgkinson

    (1,383)

    Summary: Little Bear, all grown up, finds himself lost in a noisy, busy city where he happens to bump into someone with golden hair who remembers exactly how he likes his porridge.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HODGKINSON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • My city

    My city2019

    by Joanne Liu , illustrator

    (68)

    Summary: "A young boy discovers the excitement and unexpected delight of exploring his city--and so will readers of this vibrant picture book." -- Publisher's description

    BOOK

    Call #: E LIU

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • In the city

    In the city2020

    by Christopher Raschka , illustrator

    (165)

    Summary: Illustrations and rhyming text celebrate pigeons as colorful, chatty denizens of the city.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P ANIMALS RASCHKA

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Animals

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • City shapes

    City shapes2016

    by Diana Murray

    (584)

    Summary: "A young girl walks through the bustling city, while a pigeon flies above, both spotting hidden shapes at every turn." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: E MURRAY

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alphabet city

    Alphabet city1995

    by Stephen Johnson

    (3,594)

    Summary: Photographs of objects in an urban setting present the letters of the alphabet.

    BOOK

    Call #: E JOHNSON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Biscuit visits the big city

    Biscuit visits the big city2006

    by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

    Series: Biscuit (Easy Readers)

    (829)

    Summary: On his first visit to the city, an excited puppy sees tall buildings, hears loud buses, and tries to say hello to everyone he meets.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER YELLOW CAPUCILLI

    Location: Junior Readers Yellow

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Betsy and Tacy go downtown

    Betsy and Tacy go downtown1979

    by Maud Hart Lovelace

    Series: Betsy Tacy Series - #4

    (6,873)

    Summary: The further adventures of 12-year-old Betsy, Tacy, and Tib as they explore the world beyond their neighborhood and discover the public library, see a real play, and make friends with the owners of the downtown hotel.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F LOVELACE

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Village Garage

    The Village Garage2010

    by G. Brian Karas

    (167)

    Summary: Throughout the seasons the workers at the Village Garage are busy taking care of the town and its residents.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KARAS

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details