Altoona Public Library

New Books at the Library

We now have all of the 2020 Kansas Notable Books.

Baby Farm Animals – A Golden Book

Pictures of baby animals that can be found on a farm. Included are sheep, ducks, chickens, pigs, goats, a cow, and a pony.

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer – A Golden Book

Children ages 3-6 will love to read this Little Golden Book retelling of the classic 1964 holiday TV special, Rudolph the RedNosed Reindeer. … But when Christmas is almost cancelled because of a huge snowstorm, Rudolph comes to the rescue with his wonderful shiny red nose.

Unexpected Treasures by Victoria Osteen


In Victoria Osteen’s new storybook series, she takes her readers on exuberant fantasy adventures that encourage children to use their imaginations to grow in their faith and inspiration. In this tale on the high-seas, two friends, “Captain” Jon and his “First Mate” Sue, embark on an adventure of imagination and discovery. While exploring the world on their imaginary ship, they meet a grumpy old pirate who is looking for the ultimate treasure.