Feature Friday: Good Books Coming out in 2012

Besides my own books there are a number of picture books I'm quite excited about this year. Here are a few of them:

Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett and illustrated by Jon Klassen comes out on Jan. 17th

Petunia Goes Wild by Paul Schmid comes out on Jan. 24th

The Monster Returns by Peter McCarty comes out Jan. 31st

A Hen for Izzy Pippik by Aubrey Davis and illustrated by Marie LaFrance comes out March 1st

Animal Masquerade by Marianne Dubuc comes out March 1st
Here is a book trailer for Marianne Dubuc's previous book:

Dear Flyary by Dianne Young and illustrated by John Martz comes out March 1st

Sam and His Dad by Serge Bloch comes out on March 1st

Virginia Wolf by Kyo Maclear and illustrated by Isabelle Arsenault comes out March 1st

Me Want Pet! by Tammi Sauer and illlustrated by Bob Shea comes out on March 6th

Oh No, George! by Chris Haughton comes out March 13th
House Held Up by Trees by Ted Kooser and illustrated by Jon Klassen comes out on March 27th

The Duckling Gets a Cookie!? by Mo Willems comes out on April 3rd

The Dunderheads Behind Bars by Paul Fleischman and illustrated by David Roberts comes out on April 10th

Bink and Gollie, Two for One by Kate DiCamillo and Alison McGhee and illustrated by Tony Fucile comes out on June 12th

Earthling! by Mark Fearing comes out June 20th

Hubble Bubble, Granny Trouble by Tracy Corderoy and illustrated by Joe Berger comes out July 10th

Have a great weekend!