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The Ninjabread Man

C J Leigh · Orchard Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

"Try, try, as best as you can,you can't beat me,I'm the Ninjabread Man!"In this fun spinoff of the classic "Gingerbread Man" story, Sensei makes an age-old recipe for ninjabread. But the cookie escapes from the oven and runs loose!Can the Ninjabread Man trick Ninja Bear,...
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Hello, Crabby!: An Acorn Book

Jonathan Fenske · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 48
Format: Paperback

Check out this hilarious early reader series from Geisel Award Honoree Jonathan Fenske!Pick a book. Grow a Reader!This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read. With easy-to-read text, a short-story format, plenty of humor,...
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Heidi Heckelbeck Lends a Helping Hand

Wanda Coven · Little Simon
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Heidi lends a helping hand in the twenty-sixth Heidi Heckelbeck adventure!One day, when Heidi's teacher, Mrs. Welli, teaches a lesson on the importance of helping and giving back to the community, she and her friends decide that it's time to volunteer! With easy-to-read language...
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The Very Impatient Caterpillar

Ross Burach · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This clever send-up of every child's biggest challenge --being patient!--is a STEM-friendly, laugh-out-loud comedy about metamorphosis.HEY! What are you guys doing?We're going to metamorphosize.Meta-WHAT-now?Transform into butterflies.Right. Right. I knew that...WAIT?! You're telling me I can become...
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Sophie Johnson, Unicorn Expert

Morag Hood · Aladdin
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Meet the master of magical creatures: Sophie Johnson! She's an expert on unicorns ... or so she thinks!Sophie is a unicorn expert. She dresses up her toys, stuffed animals, and even her baby brother as unicorns! But living with enchanted animals can be tricky business. And Sophie is so caught...
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When Sadness is at Your Door

Random House · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A comforting primer in emotional literacy and mindfulness that suggests we approach the feeling of sadness as if it is our guest.Sadness can be scary and confusing at any age! When we feel sad, especially for long periods of time, it can seem as if the sadness is a part of who we are--an...
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Not Your Nest!

Gideon Sterer · Dial Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A hilarious and oh-so-honest look at the art of sharing, from two rising picture-book stars.Bird is just about to put the finishing touches on her new home when she suddenly finds that her nest is already full--of someone else. So she reluctantly builds another nest. But Fox finds this...
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