*September Staff Picks*

By Caroline O'Connor | August 28 2019 | AdultsChildren'sGeneralAllGiftPop Culture

We are sad to see summer end but look what fall has in-store for us!! See our whole list HERE!

Everything I Need to Know I Learned from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
Wonderful Wisdom from Everyone's Favorite Neighbor
978-1-9848-2644-2
With beautiful illustrations by Max Dalton, this officially licensed gift book, offers life lessons and delightful quotes from Mister Rogers and his cast of characters--just in time for the film It's a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood starring Tom Hanks as Fred Rogers. Touching on themes of kindness, empathy, self-care, respect, and love, this is the feel-good book for our times.
$15.00 US
Sep 17, 2019
5-3/4 x 7-1/4
Hardcover
128 Pages
Clarkson Potter


Amazing Facts About Baby Animals
An Illustrated Compendium
978-0-399-58068-0
A whimsically illustrated collection of fascinating, surprising, and funny facts about baby animals and their parents, from the author of The Illustrated Compendium of Amazing Animal Facts.
$14.99 US
Sep 10, 2019
6 x 7-1/2
Hardcover
112 Pages
Ten Speed Press


Lasagna
A Baked Pasta Cookbook
978-1-9848-2406-6
A cheesy, luscious love letter to everyone's favorite comfort food, lasagna
$16.99 US
Sep 10, 2019
7-1/2 x 8-1/2
Hardcover
144 Pages
Clarkson Potter

What’s Cooking at 10 Garden Street?
Recipes for Kids From Around the World
978-3-7913-7397-3
This delightfully illustrated children's cookbook offers a global menu of dishes to share with friends, family, and neighbors.
$14.95 US
Sep 24, 2019
8-3/4 x 11-1/2
Hardcover
48 Pages
Prestel Junior
Age 6-9 years

Alma and the Beast
978-0-7352-6396-3
Alma's beautiful, hairy world is turned upside down by the arrival of a stranger. From the utterly original imagination of the author-illustrator of Ooko comes a story about celebrating differences and making new friends. For fans of Where the Wild Things Are and Wild.
$17.99 US
Sep 03, 2019
8-1/2 x 11
Hardcover
44 Pages
Tundra Books
Age 3-7 years

The Fate of Fausto
A Painted Fable
978-0-593-11501-5
A TIME Best Children's Book of 2019!A Chicago Public Library 2019 Best of the Best Book!*"This minimalistic masterpiece is a must-read for all ages." --School Library Journal (starred review!)A quirky, cautionary tale from beloved New York Times bestselling picture book creator Oliver Jeffers!
$24.99 US
Sep 17, 2019
7 x 10
Hardcover
96 Pages
Philomel Books
Age 4-8 years

Just Ask!
Be Different, Be Brave, Be You
978-0-525-51412-1
Justice Sonia Sotomayor and award-winning artist Rafael Lopez create a kind and caring book about the differences that make each of us unique.
$17.99 US
Sep 03, 2019
9 x 11
Hardcover
32 Pages
Philomel Books
Age 4-8 years

Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum
978-0-399-55912-9
This #1 New York Times bestseller is the perfect gift for the young artist in your life! A never-before-published Dr. Seuss non-fiction book about creating and looking at art!
$18.99 US
Sep 03, 2019
8 x 10-7/8
Hardcover
80 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 7 and up

Hey Grandude!
978-0-525-64867-3
From Paul McCartney--an action-packed picture-book adventure celebrating the fun that grandparents and grandkids can get up to.
$17.99 US
Sep 05, 2019
9-7/8 x 11-11/16
Hardcover
32 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 4-6 years

Dasher
How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever
978-1-5362-0137-6
From the celebrated creator of Red and Lulu comes the story of a brave little doe who meets Santa and changes Christmas forever.Dasher is an adventurous young reindeer with a wish in her heart. She spends her days with her family under the hot sun in a traveling circus, but she longs for a different life — one where there is snow beneath her hooves and the North Star above her head. One day, when the opportunity arises, Dasher seizes her destiny and takes off in pursuit of the life she wants to live. It’s not long before she meets a nice man in a red suit with a horse-drawn sleigh — a man named Santa. And soon, with the help of a powerful Christmas wish, nothing will be the same.
$17.99 US
Sep 10, 2019
10-5/8 x 9-7/16
Hardcover
40 Pages
Candlewick
Age 4-8 years

The Tree That's Meant to Be
978-0-593-11967-9
A heartfelt, gorgeous Christmas picture book that's destined to become a holiday classic - about a crooked little fir tree and a powerful message about love and embracing what makes you different.
$17.99 US
Sep 24, 2019
9-1/2 x 12
Hardcover
32 Pages
Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Age 3-7 years

Good Night, Santa
A Magical Christmas Story
DK
978-1-4654-8538-0
A heart-warming Christmas story to share with young children.
$12.99 US
Sep 10, 2019
8 x 8
Board Book
12 Pages
DK Children
Age 0-3 years

Five Minutes
(That's a Lot of Time) (No, It's Not) (Yes, It Is)
978-0-525-51631-6
A one-of-a-kind, laugh-out-loud picture book, perfect for any kid who has ever begged or bemoaned, "Five more minutes?!"
$16.99 US
Sep 17, 2019
9-1/2 x 9-1/2
Hardcover
32 Pages
G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Age 3-7 years

King Mouse
978-0-7352-6404-5
King Mouse finds his authority in question when his subjects find crowns of their own. A gentle and humorous modern fable about imaginative play and kindness in the tradition of classics like Little Bear and Frog and Toad.
$17.99 US
Sep 24, 2019
7-3/4 x 8
Hardcover
40 Pages
Tundra Books
Age 3-7 years

A Little Book of Self Care: Breathwork
Use The Power Of Breath To Energize Your Body And Focus Your Mind
978-1-4654-8505-2
Use breathwork to transform every area of your life. New science has revealed the effectiveness of breathwork to balance the body, relieve stress, control anxiety, boost self-esteem, and more. In a beautifully illustrated package, Breathwork gives you 50 step-by-step practices that you can use at home, each with expert advice on body position, depth of breath, speed of breath, visualization, duration, and repetition. Techniques include conscious connected breathing, pranayama, and qigong breathwork. With internationally renowned author and teacher Nathalia Westmacott-Brown, you'll learn how to breathe mindfully and with control, using different breath practices for targeted outcomes - from overcoming insomnia to releasing anger or relieving depression. Breathing with purpose can help you to heal - and become the healthiest and happiest you can be. 
$14.99 US
Sep 10, 2019
5-13/16 x 7-9/16
Hardcover
144 Pages
DK

Creative Paris
Urban Interiors, Inspiring Innovators
978-2-08-020400-4
Viewed from the streets, Paris is where true inspiration lies. But stepping inside--where real Parisians live, work, and create--makes the heart beat stronger.
$35.00 US
Sep 03, 2019
7 x 9-1/2
Hardcover
352 Pages
Flammarion

Climbing Rock
Vertical Explorations Across North America
978-0-8478-6611-3
A dream list of the most celebrated climbing destinations in North America, each explored in depth.
$50.00 US
Sep 10, 2019
9 x 12
Hardcover
272 Pages
Rizzoli

In Comfort and Style
978-0-8478-6533-8
The Los Angeles celebrity-home interior designer's first book reveals how to achieve laid-back luxury through her casual-yet-elegant decorating style, which mixes tailored, lived-in pieces with an airy, inviting spirit.
$45.00 US
Sep 10, 2019
8-1/2 x 10
Hardcover
256 Pages
Rizzoli

The Style of Movement
Fashion & Dance
978-0-8478-6408-9
Style meets movement: a new photography book featuring more than eighty of today's most famous dancers, captured in movement and styled in garments designed by some of fashion's biggest names.
$85.00 US
Sep 24, 2019
10 x 12-7/16
Hardcover
300 Pages
Rizzoli