If You Give a Dog a Donut

Laura Numeroff, illustrated by Felicia Bond

Balzer & Bray, $16.99, ages 3-7

Numeroff continues her hit "If You Give …" series looking at the mischief caused by a pooch with a real sweet tooth.

In Search of Sasquatch

Kelly Milner Halls

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $16.99, ages 9 and up

The author interviews cryptozoologists, linguistics experts, anthropologists to discover whether Bigfoot really does exist.

Inheritance

Christopher Paolini

Knopf Books for Young Readers, $27.99, ages 12 and up

The fate of Alagaësia rests on the shoulders of Eragon and his dragon, who must confront the evil Galbatorix in this concluding book in the "Inheritance" cycle.

A Little History of the World

Illustrated Edition

E.H. Gombrich

Yale University Press, $29.95, all ages

This edition of the author's popular history book for children is supplemented by art, maps and photographs illustrating the advances and conflicts of human history.



Never Forgotten

Patricia C. McKissack, artwork by Leo and Diane Dillon