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New Picture Books in 2009

Just click on the titles to read our original reviews for these picture books and easy readers published in 2009.

Jackson and Bud's Bumpy Ride / by Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff, illustrated by Wes Hargis
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato: An Irish folktale / by Tomie dePaola
Joe Louis, My Champion / by WIlliam Miller, illustrated by Rodney Pate
Just Grace Goes Green / by Charise Mericle Harper
Leonardo Da Vinci / by Steve Augarde
Listen to the Wind / by Greg Mortenson and Susan Roth, collages by Susan Roth
Long Walk to Freedom / by Nelson Mandela, abridged by Chris van Wyk, illustrated by Paddy Bouma
Louis Sockalexis: Native American Baseball Pioneer / by Bill Wise, illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Louisa: The Life of Louisa May Alcott / by Yona Z. McDonough, ill. by Bethanne Andersen
Max Quigley Technically Not a Bully / by James Roy
Mermaid Queen / by Shana Corey, illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham
Molly Bannaky / by Alice McGill, illustrated by Chris K. Soentpiet
Money Madness / by David Adler, illustrated by Edward Miller
Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Noisy Problem / by Chris Monroe
Most Loved in All the World / by Tonya Cherie Hegamin, illustrated by Cozbi A. Cabrera
Muktar and the Camels / by Janet Graber, illustrated by Scott Mack
Mule Train Mail / by Craig Brown
My School in the Rain Forest / by Margriet Ruurs
Neo Leo: The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci / by Gene Barretta
Nice Nathan and Nasty Nathan (series) / by Robert Djed Snead
Noah Webster: Weaver of Words / by Pegi Deitz Shea, illustrated by Monica Vachula
One Fine Trade / by Bobbi Miller, illustrated by Will Hillenbrand
Otto Grows Down / by Michael Sussman, illustrated by Scott Magoon
Our World of Water: Children and Water Around the World / by Beatrice Hollyer
Paul Robeson / by Eloise Greenfield, illustrated by George Ford
Pennies for Elephants / by Lita Judge
Piper Reed Gets a Job / by Kimberly Willis Holt, illustrated by Christine Davenier
Police Officers on Patrol / by Kersten Hamilton, pictures by R. W. Alley
Put It on the List! / by Kristen Darbyshire