Picture Books

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Otto Goes North Cover Image
By Ulrika Kestere, Ulrika Kestere (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781776572410
Availability: NONE IN-STORE but we can probably order it for you
Published: Gecko Press - September 3rd, 2019

Otto the lemur has biked many months to see his friends, a lynx and a bear, and to paint the Northern Lights – but his fur isn’t warm enough for the far North. While Otto recovers from hypothermia in the sauna, his friends learn how to knit him a sweater. A delightful story of crafty problem-solving. – Ruth


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Dozens of Doughnuts Cover Image
By Carrie Finison, Brianne Farley (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525518358
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - July 21st, 2020

A bear makes doughnuts for a pre-hibernation snack, but her friends keep dropping by to visit, and she keeps graciously feeding them all her delicious doughnuts until there are none left for a cranky, sleepy bear with a full house and a sticky kitchen. Can her friends make things right?


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Margaret's Unicorn Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984896537
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - September 15th, 2020

Margaret finds a baby unicorn tangled in the briars, and keeps it safe through the winter until the rest of the unicorns migrate back to her mountains in the springtime. This lovely story has the feel of an instant classic.


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On Account of the Gum Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452181547
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - October 6th, 2020

Rollicking rhymes and expressive illustrations make for laughs on every page.


Cozy Cover Image
By Jan Brett, Jan Brett (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593109793
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2020

Another delightful winter story from beloved illustrator Jan Brett – and she even visited Palmer’s own Musk Ox Farm while researching the book!


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Gustavo, the Shy Ghost Cover Image
By Flavia Z. Drago, Flavia Z. Drago (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781536211146
Availability: BACKORDERED - Availability will be delayed
Published: Candlewick - July 14th, 2020

A really cute picture book chronicling Gustavo’s attempts to overcome his social anxiety and break out into the world via a violin concert. – Justice