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...

I Spy with My Little Eye
Edward Gibbs (Paperback - May 1, 2012)
a really pleasingly designed picture book for early years
Foxly's Feast
Owen Davey (Paperback - May 1, 2012)
wordless picture book
Missing Mummy: A book about bereavement
Rebecca Cobb (Paperback - Apr 12, 2012)
subject theme: bereavement
The Fishing Trip
Béatrice Rodriguez (Hardcover - Jul 1, 2012)
delightful wordless tale
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
The Birthday Cake Mystery (Gecko Press Titles)
Thé Tjong-Khing (Hardcover - Apr 1, 2012)
a wordless detective story
Azzi In Between
Sarah Garland (Hardcover - Jun 18, 2012)
refugee theme
My Grandpa
Marta Altes (Hardcover - Jul 5, 2012)
Farmer Clegg's Night Out
Peter Bently (Paperback - Jul 5, 2012)
exuberant humour from the winner of the 2011 Roald Dahl Funny Prize
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?
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
When Dad Was Away
Liz Weir (Hardcover - Jul 5, 2012)
theme: parent in prison
It's Not Fairy
Ros Asquith (Hardcover - Jul 5, 2012)
feisty fairy on a mission given the feisty Asquith presentation - highly enjoyable!
Me and My Cat
Ekaterina Trukhan (Hardcover - Jun 7, 2012)
debut picture by by Russian illustrator who trained at Camberwell College of Arts
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
Lily the Little Princess
Daniela Drescher (Hardcover - Sep 20, 2012)
first published in German in 2008 as Pia, die kleine Prinzessin
Rosalind and the Little Deer
Elsa Beskow (Hardcover - Sep 20, 2012)
a large selection of Elsa Beskow books is available from Floris Books
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
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'
Night Sky Wheel Ride
Sheree Fitch (Hardcover - Jun 14, 2012)
by one of Canada's leading children's poets, illustrated by Yayo
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
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
Naughty Kitty
Adam Stower (Hardcover - Jul 1, 2012)
followup to Silly Doggy!
Bob and the Moon Tree Mystery
Simon Bartram (Hardcover - Sep 1, 2012)
fabulous new edition to Simon Bartram's Bob series
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
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
Showtime for Billie and Coco
Tor Freeman (Hardcover - Aug 2, 2012)
animal talent school bursting with tutus, tantrums and talent
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