by Kimmel, Eric A. E KIMMEL

I Took My Frog to the Library

A young girl brings her pets to the library, with predictably disastrous results.…

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by Robertus, Polly M. E ROBERTU

The Dog Who Had Kittens

Baxter the Basset Hound comes to the aid of some kittens when their mother disappears one afternoon.…

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by Richards, Keith, EB-RICHARDS RICHARD

Gus & Me : the Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar

Tells the story of the young Keith Richards, who was introduced to the joy of music through his beloved granddad, affectionately known as "Gus."…

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by Freeman, Don, E FREEMAN

Gregory's Shadow

Gregory Groundhog and his shadow desperately look for each other after they become separated from one another just before their annual appearance on Groundhog Day.…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline and the Bad Hat

The Spanish ambassador's son, Pepito, who cages any wild animal he can find, learns a lesson from Madeline, and releases his prisoners.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J495.6 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Japanese. Volume 1

Presents a musical journey through the day with Marie and her family to learn Japanese with songs, common expressions, colors, numbers, the alphabet, and more.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J468 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Spanish. Volume 1

Presents a musical journey through the day with Marie and her family to learn Spanish with songs, common expressions, colors, numbers, the alphabet, and more.…

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Leave Your Sleep : a Collection of Classic Children's Poetry

This collection of classic children's poetry, adapted to music by Natalie Merchant, opens the door to a wondrous world filled with witches and fearless girls, blind men and elephants, giants and sailors and dancing bears. Leave Your Sleep features a daring and delightful selection, ranging from the beloved (e.e. cummin…

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by Cowell, Cressida E COWELL

How to Be a Viking

Unlike his large and brave fellow Vikings, Hiccup is small and afraid of everything until he helps steer his ship to safety during a storm.…

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by Provensen, Alice E PROVENS

A Day in the Life of Murphy

Murphy, a farm terrier, describes a day in his life as he gets fed in the kitchen, hunts mice, goes to the vet, returns to the house for dinner, investigates a noise outside, and retires to the barn for sleep.…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline in London

Madeline and the other girls travel to London to visit their former neighbor on his birthday.…

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by Gibbons, Gail E635.62 GIBBONS

The Pumpkin Book

Describes how pumpkins come in different shapes and sizes, how they grow, and their traditional uses and cultural significance. Includes instructions for carving a pumpkin and drying the seeds.…

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by Jenkins, Steve, E573.87 JENKINS

What Do You Do with a Tail Like This?

Animals can do amazing things with their ears, eyes, mouths, noses, feet, and tails. Some of the skills are highlighted in this interactive guessing book. The CD also includes additional animal facts.…

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by Creech, Sharon E CREECH

A Fine, Fine School

A principal loves his school so much that he wants the children to attend classes every day of the year, and it is up to his students to show him free time is a good thing, too.…

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Skippyjon Jones in Mummy Trouble

Skippyjon Jones, a Siamese kitten who thinks he's a Chihuahua, dreams of traveling to ancient Egypt with his gang of Chihuahua amigos.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Chester's Way

Chester and Wilson share the same exact way of doing things, until Lilly moves into the neighborhood and shows them that new ways can be just as good.…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline's Rescue

A hound rescues a schoolgirl from the Seine, becomes a beloved school pet, is chased away by the trustees, and returns with a surprise.…

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by Stevens, Janet E STEVENS

The Princess and the Pea

A young girl feels a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty featherbeds and proves that she is a real princess.…

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by Pelletier, Philip E PELLETI

One Night in Frogtown

When a saxophone-playing tadpole sets out alone to jam with the big frogs, he finds that making friends can be harder than making music.…

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by Isadora, Rachel E ISADORA

Ben's Trumpet

Ben wants to be a trumpeter, but plays only an imaginary instrument until one of the musicians in a neighborhood night club discovers his ambition.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J495.7 MAHONEY

Teach Me Everyday Korean. Volume 1

An introduction to the Korean language for English speakers using simple stories and childrens' or traditional songs in both Korean and English.…

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by Simont, Marc E SIMONT

The Stray Dog

When a little dog appears at a family picnic, the girl and boy play with him all afternoon. They name him Willy. At day's end they say good-bye. But the dog has won their hearts and stays on their minds. The following Saturday the family returns to the picnic grounds to look for Willy, but they are not alone-- the dogc…

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by Myers, Walter Dean, E MYERS

The Blues of Flats Brown

To escape an abusive master, a junkyard dog named Flats runs away and makes a name for himself from Mississippi to New York City playing blues on his guitar.…

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by Meddaugh, Susan E MEDDAUG

Martha Speaks

Problems arise when Martha, the family dog, learns to speak after eating alphabet soup.…

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The Wolves Are Back

For over a century, wolves were persecuted in the United States and nearly became extinct. Gradually reintroduced, they are thriving again in the West, much to the benefit of the ecosystem.…

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by Loggins, Kenny E LOGGINS

Footloose

In this version of the pop rock song "Footloose," zookeeper Jack joins the zoo animals in an all-night dance party.…

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by Goble, Paul E GOBLE

The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses

A Native American girl grows fond of her tribe's wild horses and eventually becomes one of them, roaming happy and free.…

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by Fleming, Candace E FLEMING

Tippy-tippy-tippy, Hide!

Having worked all summer at keeping bunnies out of his garden, Mr. McGreely looks forward to a peaceful winter--if only he can keep those naughty bunnies from invading his home.…

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by Burleigh, Robert EB-EARHART BURLEIG

Night Flight : Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic

An account of Amelia Earhart's dangerous 1932 flight across the Atlantic Ocean from Newfoundland to Ireland, in which she survived bad weather and a malfunctioning airplane. Includes a brief biography of the aviator.…

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Skippyjon Jones : Class Action

Skippyjon Jones, a Siamese cat who would rather be his Chihuahua alter ego, is determined to attend dog obedience school.…

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Under the Moon : Jazz Standards and Lullabies

Storybook: With whimsical, dream-like illustrations, this book includes a selection of jazz standards and lullabies evoking the different seasons that will rock young children into a sweet, blissful sleep. Lyrics and brief explanatory notes accompany each featured song with whimsical, dream-like illustrations.…

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by Raschka, Christopher E RASCHKA

John Coltrane's Giant Steps

John Coltrane's musical composition is performed by a box, a snowflake, some raindrops, and a kitten.…

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by Rylant, Cynthia E RYLANT

The Relatives Came

The relatives come to visit from Virginia and everyone has a wonderful time.…

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Under the Moon : Jazz Standards and Lullabies

Presents a selection of classic jazz songs about the seasons, weather, and other subjects performed by well-known singers which can be used as bedtime lullabies for young children.…

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by Fleming, Candace E FLEMING

Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!

After planting his long awaited dream garden, Mr. McGreely seeks a solution to the persistent infestation of his crops by bunnies.…

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by Hoberman, Mary Ann E HOBERMA

A House is a House for Me

Lists in rhyme the dwellings of various animals and things.…

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Skippyjon Jones Snow What

Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese cat that thinks he is a Chihuahua dog, stars in a fairy tale set in the winter wonderland of his imagination.…

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Goodnight Songs

A previously unpublished collection of twelve lullabies, illustrated by contemporary, award-winning artists including Jonathan Bean, Sophie Blackall, Renata Liwska, and Dan Yaccarino.…

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by Paul, Ann Whitford E PAUL

Manana, Iguana

Iguana, Conejo, Tortuga, and Culebra are excited about having a spring party, but only Iguana is willing to do any of the work. Includes a glossary of Spanish words used.…

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by Scieszka, Jon E SCIESZK

The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs

Alexander T. Wolf gives his own bizarre version of what really happened between the three little pigs and the big bad wolf.…

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by Hall, Donald, E HALL

Ox-cart Man

Describes the day-to-day life of an early nineteenth-century New England family throughout the changing seasons.…

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When Marian Sang : the True Recital of Marian Anderso

The inspiring story of Marian Anderson, best known for her historic concert at the Lincoln Memorial in 1939.…

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Canciones De Pio Peep! : Rimas Tradicionales En Espanol

A collection of more than a dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America on the CD, along with more than two dozen rhymes in the book in Spanish with English translations.…

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by Keats, Ezra Jack E KEATS

Hi, Cat!

Archie is full of ideas to entertain his friends, but the new cat in the neighborhood makes it difficult.…

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by Thompson, Emma E THOMPSO

The Spectacular Tale of Peter Rabbit

Although they were sent to pick blueberries, Peter Rabbit and his cousin Benjamin Bunny cannot resist sneaking into the fair.…

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by Thompson, Emma E THOMPSO

The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit

In her second Further Tale of Peter Rabbit, Emma Thompson returns Peter to his home in the Lake District. Peter and his silly cousin Benjamin are helping their friend William, a turkey, who is in danger of becoming Mr and Mrs McGregor's Christmas dinner.…

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Under the Moon : Jazz Standards and Lullabies

CD: Thirteen timeless classics recorded by singing legends Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Sarah Vaughan and Ray Charles, amongst others.…

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by Kimmel, Eric A. E398.2452 KIMMEL

Anansi and the Talking Melon

A clever spider tricks Elephant and some other animals into thinking the melon in which he is hiding can talk.…

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by Freeman, Don, E FREEMAN

Corduroy

Corduroy has been on the department store shelf for a long time. Yet as soon as Lisa sees him, she knows that he's the bear she's always wanted. Her mother, though, thinks he's a little shopworn--he's even missing a button! Still, Corduroy knows that with a bit of work he can tidy himself up and be just the bear for Li…

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by Stanley, Diane E STANLEY

Raising Sweetness

Sweetness, one of eight orphans living with a man who is an unconventional housekeeper, learns to read and writes an important letter to improve their situation.…

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by LaChanze E LACHANZ

Little Diva

Nena wants to be a Diva, with a capital D, just like her mommy, who's a star on Broadway. So she learns all she can about singing and dancing when she is at the theater and trains day and night to make her dreams come true.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J491.78 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Russian. Volume 1

Presents a musical journey through the day with Marie and her family to learn Russian with songs, common expressions, colors, numbers, the alphabet, and more.…

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by Shulevitz, Uri, E SHULEVI

Snow

As snowflakes slowly come down, one by one, people in the city ignore them, and only a boy and his dog think that the snowfall will amount to anything.…

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by Hutchins, Pat, E HUTCHIN

Don't Forget the Bacon!

A little boy goes grocery shopping for his mother and tries hard to remember her instructions.…

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by Degen, Bruce E DEGEN

Jamberry

A little boy walking in the forest meets a big lovable bear that takes him on a delicious berry-picking adventure in the magical world of Berryland.…

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by Williams, Brenda, E WILLIAM

Outdoor Opposites

Rhyming lyrics teach about opposites, including high and low and fast and slow.…

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by Boynton, Sandra E BOYNTON

Frog Trouble : Deluxe Songbook

Presents a CD and illustrated songbook of country songs.…

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by DiCamillo, Kate E DICAMIL

Louise : the Adventures of a Chicken

Longing for adventure, intrepid Louise leaves her comfortable nest and goes to sea, the circus, and a bazaar.…

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by Barrett, Judi E BARRETT

Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing

Pictures of animals wearing clothes show why this would be a ridiculous custom for them to adopt.…

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by Keats, Ezra Jack E KEATS

Whistle for Willie

A little boy wishes so much that he could whistle.…

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by Collier, Bryan E COLLIER

Uptown

Explore Harlem with its many sounds, colors and moods. Visit the Apollo Theater, play basketball at Ruckers Park, hear the Boy's Choir and see the sunset over the Harlem River.…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline

Madeline, smallest and naughtiest of the twelve charges of Miss Clavel, wakes up one night with an attack of appendicitis.…

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by Flack, Marjorie, E FLACK

Ask Mr. Bear

When he doesn't know what to give his mother for her birthday, a small boy asks all the animals for advice.…

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by Numeroff, Laura Joffe E NUMEROF

The Chicken Sisters

The Chicken sisters drive a troublesome wolf home to his mother with their overwhelming eccentricities.…

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Skippyjon Jones

Skippyjon Jones is a Siamese cat with an overactive imagination who would rather be El Skippito, his Zorro-like alter ego.…

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by Leaf, Munro, E LEAF

The Story of Ferdinand

Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls.…

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by White, Linda, E WHITE

Too Many Pumpkins

Rebecca Estelle, an old woman who has hated pumpkins ever since she was a girl and her family had nothing else to eat, finds herself with a full crop of them.…

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by Starr, Ringo E STARR

Octopus's Garden

Presents a picture book rendering of the classic Beatles song and includes an accompanying CD recording and audio reading by the song's writer.…

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by Taback, Simms E TABACK

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows.…

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by Hartman, Bob, E HARTMAN

The Three Billy Goats' Stuff!

When Goat starts at a new school he's in for a big surprise. No one has told him about Troll, the school bully. But then--Troll hasn't heard about Goat's bigger brothers.…

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by Wood, Audrey E WOOD

The Napping House

Six original songs accompany the story of the granny, child, dog, cat, mouse, and flea who settle down for a not-so-restful nap on a rainy afternoon.…

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by Rylant, Cynthia E RYLANT

Henry and Mudge and Annie's Good Move

When Henry's cousin Annie prepares to move in next door, he and Mudge help calm her fears.…

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by Engelbreit, Mary J398.8 ENGELBE

Mary Engelbreit's Mother Goose : One Hundred Best-loved Verses

An illustrated collection of one hundred nursery rhymes, including "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" and other familiar poems, as well as "Mary had a Pretty Bird" and other less familiar ones.…

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by Saltzberg, Barney E SALTZBE

Crazy Hair Day

Stanley is excited about Crazy Hair Day at his school, until he discovers that he has gotten the date wrong.…

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by Falconer, Ian, E FALCONE

Olivia

Whether at home getting ready for the day, enjoying the beach, or at bedtime, Olivia is a feisty pig who has too much energy for her own good.…

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by Cronin, Doreen E CRONIN

Diary of a Spider

A young spider discovers, day by day, that there is a lot to learn about being a spider, including how to spin webs and avoid vacuum cleaners.…

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by Gantos, Jack E GANTOS

Rotten Ralph Helps out

Sarah's cat Rotten Ralph tries to help her create a school project based on ancient Egypt, but he is more of a hindrance than a help.…

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Goodnight Songs : a Celebration of the Seasons

Twelve seasonal lullabies are illustrated by contemporary artists, including Floyd Cooper, Leo Espinosa, and Dadu Shin.…

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by Warwick, Dionne E WARWICK

Say a Little Prayer

Young Dionne Warwick is ambling through childhood like any other like kid, enjoying her family and neighbors, her pet dog, her hobbies, and school, when one day she discovers that she has a special talent.…

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by Rylant, Cynthia E RYLANT

Henry and Mudge in Puddle Trouble : : the Second Book

For Henry and his big dog Mudge, spring means admiring the first snow glory, playing in puddles in the rain, and watching the five new kittens next door.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Lilly's Big Day

When her teacher announces that he is getting married, Lilly the mouse sets her heart on being the flower girl at his wedding.…

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by Knudsen, Michelle E KNUDSEN

Library Lion

A lion starts visiting the local library but runs into trouble as he tries to both obey the rules and help his librarian friend.…

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by Freeman, Don, E FREEMAN

A Pocket for Corduroy

A story about a toy bear who wants a pocket for himself and searches for one when he is left behind in the laundromat.…

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Skippyjon Jones and the Big Bones

"Holy guacamole! Skippyjon Jones is crazy-loco for dinosaurs! The kitty boy enters (via his closet) the land of dinosaurs in search of the fabled Skipposaurus. Instead he runs into his old amigos, the Chimichango gang. When a T-Mex threatens the pack, it's El Skippito, the great sword fighter, to the rescue. With yips …

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by Brown, Marcia E BROWN

Stone Soup : an Old Tale

Three hungry soldiers outwit the greedy inhabitants of a village into providing them with a feast.…

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by Gibbons, Gail E595.789 GIBBONS

Monarch Butterfly

Describes the life cycle, body parts, and behavior of the monarch butterfly. Includes instructions on how to raise a monarch.…

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by Claflin, Willy, E CLAFLIN

The Bully Goat Grim : a Maynard Moose Tale

A big bully, afflicted with Random Hostility Syndrome, terrorizes all of the forest animals until a clever young troll gets his goat.…

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by Paul, Ann Whitford E PAUL

Fiesta Fiasco

When shopping for Culebra's birthday, Conejo convinces his friends Iguana and Tortuga to buy all the wrong presents. Includes a glossary of Spanish words used.…

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by Pulver, Robin E PULVER

Punctuation Takes a Vacation

When all the punctuation marks in Mr. Wright's class decide to take a vacation, the students discover just how difficult life can be without them.…

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by Kalmanoff, Martin, E KALMANO

The Big Bell and the Little Bell

The tale of a king who has to decide which bell--large or small, loud or soft--he wants to ring out on his wedding day.…

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by Kimmel, Eric A. E398.2452 KIMMEL

Anansi Goes Fishing

Anansi the spider plans to trick Turtle into catching a fish for his dinner, but Turtle proves to be smarter and gets a free meal. Explains the origin of spider webs.…

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by Paxton, Tom, E PAXTON

The Marvelous Toy

A father gives to his young son the same marvelous toy that his father had given to him many years before.…

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by Yolen, Jane E YOLEN

How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?

Describes what a young dinosaur should do in order to quickly get over being sick.…

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by Krauss, Ruth E KRAUSS

A Hole is to Dig : a First Book of First Definitions

This is a book of funny definitions, with drawings bouncing with action and good humor.…

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Dewey Bob

Dewey Bob Crockett is a young raccoon who loves to collect shiny things, but he discovers that it is a lot harder for a raccoon to collect--and keep--a friend.…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline and the Gypsies

Gypsies do not like to stay, they only come to go away. And they've taken Madeline and Pepito with them! Miss Clavel is beside herself, but Madeline and Pepito are having the time of their lives. They don't have to got to school, brush their teeth, or ever go to sleep. But soon Madeline and Pepito start to feel homesic…

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by Mahoney, Judy J468 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Spanish. Volume 2 : Celebrating the Seasons

Listen and sing along as Marie and her brother Peter celebrate the magic of the seasons on a picnic, at the beach, visiting a museum, and building a snowman. Each season and activity introduces basic Spanish language skills through songs, phrases and vocabulary words.…

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by Barrett, Judi E BARRETT

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Life is delicious in the town of Chewandswallow where it rains soup and juice, snows mashed potatoes, and blows storms of hamburgers--until the weather takes a turn for the worse.…

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by Cuyler, Margery E CUYLER

Stop, Drop, and Roll

Jessica worries about everything from her spelling homework, to remembering to fill her dog's water dish. She learns that fire safety begins with extinguishing her fears.…

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by Hutchins, Pat, E HUTCHIN

The Doorbell Rang

Each time the doorbell rings, there are more people who have come to share Ma's wonderful cookies.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Jessica

Ruthie does everything with her imaginary friend Jessica; and then on her first day at kindergarten, she meets a real new friend with the same name.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Wemberly Worried

A mouse named Wemberly, who worries about everything, finds that she has a whole list of things to worry about when she faces the first day of nursery school.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Sheila Rae, the Brave

When brave Sheila Rae, who usually looks out for her sister Louise, becomes lost and scared one day, Louise comes to the rescue. Listen as you read along with this book and CD set.…

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by Wu, Faye-Lynn. E398.8095 WU

Chinese and English Nursery Rhymes : Share and Sing in Two Langua

A collection of nursery rhymes in English and Chinese, some originating from each tradition, interspersed with facts about Chinese culture and traditions.…

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by Aldrin, Buzz EB-ALDRIN ALDRIN

Reaching for the Moon

I Walked on the Moon. This is my journey. It didn't begin when I stepped on board Apollo 11 on July 16, 1969. It began the day I was born -- Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr., whom everyone called Buzz. Becoming an astronaut took more than education, discipline, and physical strength. It took years of determination and believing…

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by Gasoi, Jennifer E782.4208 GASOI

Blue and Red Make Purple

"This beautifully illustrated picture book featuring the irresistible songs of Grammy Award Winner Jennifer Gasoi offers children the opportunity to discover the differet colours of her jazz-inspired music. 'Blue and red make purple' is engaging, playful, and utterly endearing! Included are notes highlighting the histo…

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