**January 2020 Staff Picks**

By Caroline O'Connor | December 18 2019 | AdultsChildren'sGeneralGiftPop Culture

New year, new you, new books!

Full list HERE!

The Little Book of Bonsai
An Easy Guide to Caring for Your Bonsai Tree
978-0-399-58259-2
This charming, beautifully photographed beginner's guide from a trusted bonsai expert covers all the basics to keep your bonsai alive and happy.
$14.99 US
Jan 28, 2020
6 x 7-5/8
Hardcover
112 Pages
Ten Speed Press
Age

Everything Chocolate
A Decadent Collection of Morning Pastries, Nostalgic Sweets, and Showstopping Desserts
978-1-948703-08-6
Make your decadent dreams come true with this chocolate-covered collection of more than 200 foolproof recipes that showcase the treasured dessert ingredient--from delicious morning baked goods and pick-me-up treats to rich after-dinner delights for special occasions.
$35.00 US
Jan 28, 2020
8-3/4 x 10-3/8
Hardcover
376 Pages
America's Test Kitchen
Age

Big Flavors from Italian America
Family-Style Favorites from Coast to Coast
978-1-945256-79-0
Celebrate the generous, comforting red sauce cooking that defines Italian America.
$29.99 US
Jan 28, 2020
7-1/4 x 9-1/2
Hardcover
288 Pages
Cook's Country
Age

Oh, the Places You'll Go! Lenticular Edition
978-0-593-11915-0
With a 3-D lenticular cover, Dr. Seuss's wonderfully wise send-off for grads or anyone moving from one phase of life to another now LITERALLY moves!
$19.99 US
Jan 07, 2020
8 x 10-7/8
Hardcover
56 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 7 and up
Grade 2 & Up

I Believe in Bunnycorns
978-0-593-12643-1
Do you believe in bunnycorns? That's right--half-unicorn, half-bunnies are hopping your way in this candy-colored die-cut board book companion to I Love My Llamacorn!
$9.99 US
Jan 07, 2020
5-7/8 x 9
Board Book
18 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 0-3 years
Up to Preschool

What's Up, Maloo?
978-0-7352-6664-3
Maloo the kangaroo has lost his hop. Can his friends help him find it again? This sweet picture book explores the idea of sadness and the importance of friendship through ups and downs.
$17.99 US
Jan 07, 2020
8 x 12
Hardcover
40 Pages
Tundra Books
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

Modern Flexitarian
Plant-inspired Recipes You Can Flex to Add Fish, Meat, or Dairy
DK
978-1-4654-9246-3
More than 100 easy vegetarian recipes that you can flex for everyone from meat-lovers to vegans
$30.00 US
Jan 07, 2020
8-3/8 x 10-1/16
Hardcover
256 Pages
DK
Age

Best Birthday Ever! (Thomas & Friends)
978-1-5247-1651-6
A storybook celebrating Thomas the Tank Engine's birthday--plus stickers, a party game, and a poster!
$9.99 US
Jan 07, 2020
8 x 8
Hardcover
Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

New Minimalism Journal
Create Your Plan for a Less Cluttered Life
978-1-63217-265-5
For anyone seeking a simpler life, this guided journal takes the reader on a journey to a new definition of minimalism, where we are all served by having fewer, better things and each person's ideal lifestyle is unique to them.
$16.95 US
Jan 07, 2020
6-1/4 x 7-1/2
Stationery & Accessories
160 Pages
Sasquatch Books
Age

I Love You With All My Heart
978-1-68010-189-8
With a wonderfully strong message of unconditional love, this book is perfect for little ones who need reassurance from time to time.
$17.99 US
Jan 07, 2020
10 x 11-1/4
Hardcover
32 Pages
Tiger Tales
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

The President of the Jungle
978-1-9848-1474-6
In this fabulous and funny introduction to how elections work, the animals decide they are tired of their king and that it is time to vote for a president.
$17.99 US
Jan 07, 2020
10 x 10
Hardcover
40 Pages
Nancy Paulsen Books
Age 5-8 years
Grades K-3

Dr. Seuss's Spring Things
978-1-9848-9509-7
A board book celebration of spring, starring Thing One and Thing Two from Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat!
$8.99 US
Jan 07, 2020
7 x 8
Board Book
26 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 0-3 years
Up to Preschool

Peter Rabbit Baby Cards for Milestone Moments
30 Cards for Your Little Bunny
978-0-241-40896-4
A delightful set of thirty Peter Rabbit cards to mark your baby's special moments.
$14.99 US
Jan 14, 2020
3-7/8 x 6-1/8
Cards
30 Pages
Warne
Age

Just Like Me
978-0-525-58209-0
An ode to the girl with scrapes on her knees and flowers in her hair, and every girl in between, this exquisite treasury will appeal to readers of Dear Girl and I Am Enough and have kids poring over it to find a poem that's just for them.
$17.99 US
Jan 14, 2020
9 x 11
Hardcover
32 Pages
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Age 4-8 years
Preschool - 3

I Am the Lorax
978-0-593-11914-3
A board book based on The Lorax for Dr. Seuss's youngest fans--perfect for encouraging a love of nature!
$7.99 US
Jan 14, 2020
7 x 7
Board Book
26 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 0-3 years
Up to Preschool

Lawrence
The Bunny Who Wanted to Be Naked
978-0-525-64665-5
In this funny, charming, and oh-so-relatable picture book, meet a young bunny named Lawrence who is determined to decide what he wears--or doesn't wear.
$17.99 US
Jan 21, 2020
9 x 11
Hardcover
40 Pages
Schwartz & Wade
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

Ruby Red Shoes
978-0-593-12346-1
Are you ready for the coziest, most charming book of the year? Pull up your comfiest chair, snuggle under your warmest blanket, and discover the cheerful, enchanting world of Ruby Red Shoes and her grandmother, where friends are always welcome.
$9.99 US
Jan 21, 2020
6 x 9-1/8
Hardcover
48 Pages
Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

I Voted
Making a Choice Makes a Difference
978-0-8234-4561-5
With the next presidential election upon us, this witty, nonpartisan book will help explain the concept of voting to the youngest readers.
$18.99 US
Jan 21, 2020
9 x 9
Hardcover
40 Pages
Neal Porter Books
Age 4-8 years
Preschool - 3