Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions

These are books and media new to the library and cataloged by the Inyo County Free Library.

Additional information about each title can be found in the catalog (click on the title). For older acquisition lists choose from Select another list. To request any of these titles please contact your local library branch.

Next Page >

1 to 20 of 136

Book Cover

The Best bear in all the world

Publishing Date: 2016

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Four brand new stories about Winnie-the-Pooh, Christopher Robin, and their friends. Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet, meet a dragon, and then go on a quest to discover the "Sauce of the Nile"; all the animals rally around poor Eeyore when he thinks he sees another donkey eyeing his clover; a penguin arrives in the Hundred Acre Wood during the winter.

Book Cover

Sarah and Simon and no red paint

By Ardizzone, Edward

Publishing Date: 2011

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Sarah and Simon do all they can to help their parents, but when their father, an artist, needs red paint to complete his masterpiece and the art store owner refuses him credit, they do not know where to turn.

Book Cover

The thing about jellyfish

By Benjamin, Ali

Publishing Date: 2015

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Twelve-year-old Suzy Swanson wades through her intense grief over the loss of her best friend by investigating the rare jellyfish she is convinced was responsible for her friend's death.

Book Cover

Lailah's lunchbox: a Ramadan story

By Faruqi, Reem

Publishing Date: 2015

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Now that she is ten, Lailah is delighted that she can fast during the month of Ramadan like her family and her friends in Abu Dhabi, but finding a way to explain to her teacher and classmates in Atlanta is a challenge until she gets some good advice from the librarian, Mrs. Scrabble.

Book Cover

The stone book quartet

By Garner, Alan

Publishing Date: 2006

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

A quartet of novellas follows a working class family through four generations in Cheshire, as children from different generations learn the ancient crafts passed down through the centuries.

Book Cover

Little Red Writing

By Holub, Joan

Publishing Date: [2013]

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Once upon a time, in pencil school, a brave little red pencil sets out to write an exciting story with nouns and adverbs and everything--but first she has to face the ravenous pencil sharpener, the Wolf 3000.

Book Cover

The iron giant

By Hughes, Ted

Publishing Date: 2011

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

The fearsome iron giant becomes a hero when he challenges a huge space monster.

Book Cover

The Sable Quean

By Jacques, Brian

Publishing Date: c2010

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

The courageous Redwall creatures band together as Vilaya, the evil Sable Quean, and her horde of vermin attempt to make off with the young animals of the Abbey.

Book Cover

Max & the Midknights

By Peirce, Lincoln

Publishing Date: [2019]

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

"Max and a group of friends dubbed the Midknights go on a quest to rescue the Kingdom of Byjovia from the mean King Gastley!"--

Book Cover

Mrs. Noodlekugel

By Pinkwater, Daniel Manus

Publishing Date: 2012

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Nick and Maxine have a new babysitter--the eccentric Mrs. Noodlekugel who lives in the funny little house behind their drab high-rise apartment building along with her feline butler, Mr. Fuzzface, and three myopic mice.

Book Cover

Mary Poppins

By Travers, P. L

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Experience the fantastical adventures of the magical nanny who inspired the classic film, stage show, and young imaginations the world over in a whole new way. This illustrated gift edition features silver foil on the cover and beautiful artwork.

Book Cover

No kiss for mother

By Ungerer, Tomi

Publishing Date: c2012

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Piper Paw cannot bear being kissed by his mother all the time, and it takes some painful experiences for them to reach a mutual understanding.

Book Cover

Yuki and the one thousand carriers

By Whelan, Gloria

Publishing Date: c2008

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

In Japan, as a provincial governor, his wife, and daughter Yuki, followed by 1,000 attendants, travel the historic Tokaido Road to the Shogun's palace in Edo, Yuki keeps up with her lessons by writing poems describing the journey.

Book Cover

The wrong side of the bed

By Ardizzone, Edward

Publishing Date: 2016

Classification: E

Call Number: E

"This classic and touching tale by Edward Ardizzone is brought back into print in 2016. One day, Johnny gets out on the wrong side of the bed. His day starts badly and gets worse from there - until he finds a sixpence and decides to turn things around. This wordless story, told only by Ardizzone's trademark cross-hatched illustrations, is a heartwarming story about the very familiar feeling of nothing going your way." --Amazon.

Book Cover

Tim all alone

By Ardizzone, Edward

Publishing Date: 2015

Classification: E

Call Number: E

When Tim arrives home from a trip and finds his parents have moved, his search for them leads to adventure.

Book Cover

Tim's last voyage

By Ardizzone, Edward

Publishing Date: 2008, c1972

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Tim and his friend Ginger who have signed up as deck hands aboard the S.S. Arabella encounter rough weather conditions during their first voyage.

Book Cover

The sock thief

By Crespo, Ana

Publishing Date: 2015

Classification: E

Call Number: E

"Brazilian boy Felipe doesn't have a soccer ball. When it's his turn to bring one to school, he uses a little bit of creativity and a few socks borrowed from his neighbors"--

Book Cover

The girl who drew a phoenix

By Demi

Publishing Date: c2008

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A young girl acquires the qualities of the miraculous phoenix--wisdom, clear sight, generosity, and right judgment--by practicing drawing the mythical bird.

Book Cover

The magic pillow

By Demi

Publishing Date: c2008

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A poor young boy in China yearns for wealth and power, until a magician gives him a magic pillow that brings dreams of what would happen if his wishes came true.

Book Cover

Cece loves science

By Derting, Kimberly

Publishing Date: [2018]

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Cece, a budding and inquisitive scientist, and her equally curious best friend Isaac conduct experiments to see whether Cece's dog Einstein will eat his vegetables.

Next Page >

1 to 20 of 136