Picture Book Table Updated

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Our updated selection of recent picture books, with apologies to ipad users and others unable to display Flash slideshows - we're still working on making our content more accessible to tablets and smartphones...


1.
I Spy with My Little Eye
Edward Gibbs (Paperback - May 1, 2012)
a really pleasingly designed picture book for early years
2.
Foxly's Feast
Owen Davey (Paperback - May 1, 2012)
wordless picture book
3.
Missing Mummy: A book about bereavement
Rebecca Cobb (Paperback - Apr 12, 2012)
subject theme: bereavement
4.
The Fishing Trip
Béatrice Rodriguez (Hardcover - Jul 1, 2012)
delightful wordless tale
5.
The Best Singer in the World
Ulf Nilsson, Eva Eriksson (Hardcover - Apr 1, 2012)
Highly recommedned offering from this Swedish author-illustrator team, about overcoming stagefright
6.
The Birthday Cake Mystery (Gecko Press Titles)
Thé Tjong-Khing (Hardcover - Apr 1, 2012)
a wordless detective story
7.
Azzi In Between
Sarah Garland (Hardcover - Jun 18, 2012)
refugee theme
8.
My Grandpa
Marta Altes (Hardcover - Jul 5, 2012)
9.
Farmer Clegg's Night Out
Peter Bently (Paperback - Jul 5, 2012)
exuberant humour from the winner of the 2011 Roald Dahl Funny Prize
10.
Melric the Magician Who Lost His Magic
David McKee (Hardcover - Jul 5, 2012)
Can Melric get his magic back in time to protect the kingdom?
11.
Flotsam
David Wiesner (Paperback - Jul 5, 2012)
paperback edition of this wonderful wordless, Caldecott winner about a boy who discovers an ancient underwater camera while beachcombing
12.
When Dad Was Away
Liz Weir (Hardcover - Jul 5, 2012)
theme: parent in prison
13.
It's Not Fairy
Ros Asquith (Hardcover - Jul 5, 2012)
feisty fairy on a mission given the feisty Asquith presentation - highly enjoyable!
14.
Me and My Cat
Ekaterina Trukhan (Hardcover - Jun 7, 2012)
debut picture by by Russian illustrator who trained at Camberwell College of Arts
15.
The Story of Little Billy Bluesocks
Sibylle Von Olfers (Hardcover - Sep 20, 2012)
the Prussian author-illustrator's first book, published in 1905, and lovingly reissued by Floris Books
16.
Lily the Little Princess
Daniela Drescher (Hardcover - Sep 20, 2012)
first published in German in 2008 as Pia, die kleine Prinzessin
17.
Rosalind and the Little Deer
Elsa Beskow (Hardcover - Sep 20, 2012)
a large selection of Elsa Beskow books is available from Floris Books
18.
Eddie's Toolbox: And How to Make and Mend Things
Sarah Garland (Paperback - Aug 2, 2012)
2010 title now out in paperback - Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week - check out Eddie's Garden and Eddie's Kitchen
19.
The Pirate House
Rebecca Patterson (Paperback - Aug 2, 2012)
bold comic-style illustrations from someone described as 'a rising star in children's picture books'
20.
Night Sky Wheel Ride
Sheree Fitch (Hardcover - Jun 14, 2012)
by one of Canada's leading children's poets, illustrated by Yayo
21.
The Tomtes of Hilltop Farm
Brenda Tyler (Hardcover - Sep 20, 2012)
Brenda Tyler approaches her tale of little people coming to the rescue of a farm threatened with closure in a satisfyingly traditional style
22.
Matilda's Cat
Emily Gravett (Hardcover - Aug 2, 2012)
A new book by Emily Gravett, hooray! The fun here is in the cat's varying expressions of disdain and displeasure up until the final huglovin doublespread
23.
Naughty Kitty
Adam Stower (Hardcover - Jul 1, 2012)
followup to Silly Doggy!
24.
Bob and the Moon Tree Mystery
Simon Bartram (Hardcover - Sep 1, 2012)
fabulous new edition to Simon Bartram's Bob series
25.
The Magical Life of Mr. Renny
Leo Timmers (Hardcover - Aug 1, 2012)
Gecko Press publish this art-thmed book by a Belgian author-illustrator - with nods in the direction of Rene Magritte
26.
Grandpa Green
Lane Smith (Hardcover - Aug 2, 2012)
a garden hands down memories from grandfather to grandson through the shapes of topiary trees - a Caldecott Honor book
27.
Showtime for Billie and Coco
Tor Freeman (Hardcover - Aug 2, 2012)
animal talent school bursting with tutus, tantrums and talent
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