Picture Books Hardcover

How to Read a Book Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Melissa Sweet (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062307811
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: HarperCollins - June 18th, 2019

A stunning new picture book from Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander and Caldecott Honoree Melissa Sweet! This New York Times bestselling duo has teamed up for the first time to bring you How to Read a Book, a poetic and beautiful journey about the experience of reading.

Find a tree—a

black tupelo or


The Evil Princess vs. the Brave Knight (Book 1) Cover Image
By Jennifer Holm, Matthew Holm (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524771348
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 6th, 2019

For every parent tired of telling their kids to PLEASE JUST GET ALONG, this hilarious and imaginative new picture book--from the beloved creators of Babymouse--is here to help. Sort of.


My First Day of School Cover Image
By Alyssa Satin Capucilli, Jill Wachter (Photographs by)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534428447
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Simon Spotlight - July 2nd, 2019

Young readers can learn all about what happens at school in this Pre-Level 1 Ready-to-Read with sweet text and photographs of first-time students!

It’s the first day of school in this early reader by Biscuit creator Alyssa Satin Capucilli. What will it be like? At school, students will meet the teacher, make new friends, sing songs, play, learn, and so much more!


Once Upon a Goat Cover Image
By Dan Richards, Eric Barclay (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524773748
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019

A twisted fairy tale about a king and queen who wish for a child of their own . . . and end up with a baby goat. Perfect for readers of Children Make Terrible Pets and Wolfie the Bunny.


Arthur's Off to School Cover Image
By Marc Brown, Marc Brown (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338277616
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Cartwheel Books - June 25th, 2019

Arthur and his friends are getting ready for school! Get a sneak peek at every character's morning routine, from Francine preparing for recess to the Brain searching for his lost lizard. D.W. wishes she could join in the fun, but she's still too young for school. Can she find her own way to help Arthur get ready?


Bug City Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781623173449
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: North Atlantic Books - July 23rd, 2019

Follow a whimsical day in the life of a Bug City family, with imaginative illustrations of real insects by American artist Dahlov Ipcar


Fresh Princess Cover Image
By Denene Millner, Gladys Jose (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062884572
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: HarperCollins - April 2nd, 2019

Based on The Fresh Prince created by Will Smith, Destiny is the Fresh Princess.

Meet Destiny—a cool, energetic, and strong-willed young girl who approaches every day with her own signature style! That is, until she moves to a brand-new neighborhood, where nothing looks quite the same as it did at her old house.


Abner & Ian Get Right-Side Up Cover Image
By Dave Eggers, Laura Park (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316485869
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019

Abner and Ian are stuck sideways in this clever picture book created by a bestselling, acclaimed author and cartoonist--and perfect for fans of Elephant & Piggie and Press Here.


Lambslide Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062883384
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2019

From the international bestselling author of Bel Canto and Commonwealth, Ann Patchett, and the bestselling illustrator of the Fancy Nancy series, Robin Preiss Glasser, comes a hilarious children’s story about a slide made just for lambs.


High Five Cover Image
By Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525428893
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Dial Books - April 16th, 2019

A #1 New York Times bestseller from the creators of the beloved Dragons Love Tacos comes a rollicking, rhyme-tastic, interactive high five competition--starring YOU!


Staff Pick Badge
Hair Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553366
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Kokila - May 14th, 2019

"I love that Hair Love is highlighting the relationship between a Black father and daughter. Matthew leads the ranks of new creatives who are telling unique stories of the Black experience. We need this."
     - Jordan Peele, Actor & Filmmaker


The Girls Cover Image
By Lauren Ace, Jenny Løvlie (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984896513
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Rodale Kids - May 21st, 2019

A timeless picture book for friends of all ages, The Girls celebrates kindness, supportiveness, and the power of true friendship.

Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize Illustrated Book of the Year 2019

Meet the girls: Sasha, Lottie, Alice, and Leela.


Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
Sun-Thu 10am-7pm Fri-Sat 10am-9pm
Directions to Manchester

Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
Sun-Thu 10am-7pm Fri-Sat 10am-9pm
Directions to Saratoga Springs