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The Best Tailor in Pinbauê

EYMARD TOLEDO · Triangle Square
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The first book written and illustrated by Eymard Toledo shows one boy's pluck when his beautiful town is ruined by the arrival of a gray, dusty factory.Uncle Flores is the best tailor in the small river town of Pinbaue in Brazil. He used to make beautiful dresses and colorful costumes...
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Shai & Emmie Star in Dancy Pants!

Quvenzhane? Wallis · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

From Academy Award-nominated actress Quvenzhané Wallis comes the second story in a brand-new series about best friends Shai and Emmie, two third graders destined for superstardom.Shai Williams - third-grader and superstar in the making - loves to act, sing, and dance. So when her teacher,...
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Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan

Ashley Bryan · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 56
Format: Print book

Newbery Honor Book Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book Using original slave auction and plantation estate documents, Ashley Bryan offers a moving and powerful picture book that contrasts the monetary value of a slave with the priceless value of life...
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Blobfish Throws a Party

Miranda Paul · little bee books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Introducing Blobfish Throws a Party, a wild and hilarious story from award-winning author Miranda Paul!Blobfish lives at the bottom of the ocean with no lights, no friends, and no delicious treats. The only two ways he can think to change this would be to 1) throw a party, or 2) save...
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Baby Bear

Kadir Nelson · Harpercollins Childrens Books
Pages: 1
Format: Hardcover

From Kadir Nelson, winner of the Caldecott Honor and the Coretta Scott King Author and Illustrator Awards, comes a transcendent picture book in the tradition of Margaret Wise Brown about a lost little bear searching for home.This simple story works on so many levels: as the tale of a bear...
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Calendar Mysteries #8: August Acrobat (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))

Ron Roy
Format: Book

It's a mystery every month from popular A to Z Mysteries author Ron Roy!August is for Acrobat...In the eigth book of the Calendar Mysteries - an early chapter book mystery series featuring the younger siblings of the A to Z Mysteries detectives - something special is coming to Green...
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Wallace and Grace and the Cupcake Caper

Heather Alexander · Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Pages: 71
Format: Hardcover

The Read & Bloom line offers high interest, character driven stories for newly independent readers that feature full-color illustrations throughout and will transition kids from leveled readers to a lifetime of reading. In this charming series, kids will be treated to simple whodunit...
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Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins

James Dean · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Pete the Cat takes on the classic favorite children's song "Five Little Pumpkins" in New York Times bestselling author James Dean's Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins.Join Pete as he rocks out to this cool adaptation of the classic Halloween song!A perfect way to share the Halloween...
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A Fairy's Gift

KIKI THORPE · RH/Disney
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Enjoy twice the fairies and twice the magic and adventure of the Disney Never Girls in this special double-length holiday edition of the New York Times bestselling series - now in paperback! In this special holiday story starring the Disney Never Girls, Kate, Mia, Lainey, and Gabby must...
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The Day We Lost Pet

CHUCK YOUNG · Penny Candy Books
Pages: 52
Format: Hardcover

Part creation myth, part fairy tale, The Day We Lost Pet tells the story of a family that comes together to mourn the death of their beloved Pet. These endearing balloon characters harness the language of poetry, science, and nature in order to understand one of life's most difficult...
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We Found a Hat

Jon Klassen · Candlewick Press
Pages: 56
Format: Print book

Click Here For the Autographed Copy Hold on to your hats for the conclusion of the celebrated hat trilogy by Caldecott Medalist Jon Klassen, who gives his deadpan finale a surprising new twist. Two turtles have found a hat. The hat looks good on both of them. But there are two turtles....
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What's on Your Plate?: Exploring the World of Food

WHITNEY STEWART · Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

It's a big, tasty world out there - and this book takes kids on a tour through the cuisines of 14 countries, complete with a recipe for each one. What's on your plate? Chances are it's not quite the same as what's on other children's plates around the world. Come on a journey to see how people...
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Hello Hello

Brendan Wenzel · Chronicle Books
Pages: 52
Format: Hardcover

This gorgeous follow-up to the Caldecott Honor-winning They All Saw a Cat explores another aspect of seeing the world for young children. Beginning with two cats, one black and one white, a chain of animals appears before the reader, linked together by at least one common trait. From simple...
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A Pig, a Fox, and Stinky Socks

Jonathan Fenske · Penguin Group Usa
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

The stars of Jonathan Fenske's 2016 Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor book, A Pig, a Fox, and a Box, are back!Pig and Fox are back - and so are their shenanigans! Told in a silly three-part story, A Pig, a Fox, and Stinky Socks begins with a prank, with Fox "gifting" Pig with a pair...
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My Dog Mouse

Eva Lindstrom · Gecko Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

My Dog Mouse offers friendship, humor, and gentle heartache in one dog walk. This is a book for anyone who knows what it is to love an old, slow dog with ears as thin as pancakes.
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