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That's What Dinosaurs Do

Jory John · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From The Bad Seed and The Good Egg creators, Jory John and Pete Oswald, comes a story about a dinosaur who loves to ROAR.William the dinosaur likes to roar. At the park?"ROAR."At the bus stop?"ROAR!"At the farm? You bet. ROARRR!William never lets the chance to roar pass...
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The Goat Café

Francesca Simon · Faber & Faber Children's
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Goats eat EVERYTHING! Especially when a garden gate is left open and a feast awaits. Not content with strawberries, lemons and beans they continue to munch until all the plants, the shed and the garden gnomes have been devoured. And then . . . off to the next cafe!
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Make a Wish, Henry Bear

Liam Francis Walsh · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Henry Bear has very unusual parents. They encourage him to stay up all night, eat chocolate cake at every meal, and get into trouble with his teacher.But what happens when Henry Bear grows tired of indulging in childish things? Find out in this droll tale about making wishes with unanticipated...
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Bilal Cooks Daal

Aisha Saeed · Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Six-year-old Bilal introduces his friends to his favorite dish - daal! - in this charming picture book that showcases the value of patience, teamwork, community, and sharing.Six-year-old Bilal is excited to help his dad make his favorite food of all-time: daal! The slow-cooked lentil dish...
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Bear Came Along

Richard T. Morris · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A cheerful and action-packed adventure about the importance of friendship and community from a successful author and illustrator duo!Once there was a river flowing through a forest. The river didn't know it was capable of adventures until a big bear came along. But adventures aren't any fun by yourself,...
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It's Not a Bed, It's a Time Machine

Mickey Rapkin · Imprint
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this clever picture book, a young boy anxious for bedtime discovers his bed is a time machine! Bedtime means lights out, with dark corners and spooky sounds. But it also means . . . Adventure! Because it's not a bed, it's a time machine. Our hero rides it to the coolest time...
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I'm Worried

Michael Ian Black · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A girl, a flamingo, and a worried potato star in the third book in New York Times bestselling author Michael Ian Black and illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi's series about feelings - and why they're good, even when they feel bad.Potato is worried. About everything. Because anything might happen....
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Little Doctor and the Fearless Beast

Sophie Gilmore · Owlkids
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Crocodiles come from far and wide to seek Little Doctor's care. She treats each one with skill and kindness -- even the toughest crocs with thick skins and large, powerful jaws. Little Doctor marvels at these fearless beasts, listening to their stories, while she diagnoses and cures what...
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Fox and the Box

Yvonne Ivinson · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

What can a fox do with a box? Have a grand adventure!In this debut picture book, author-illustrator Yvonne Ivinson invites readers on an imagination- and vocabulary-fueled journey. With colorful, engaging paintings; a lively, limited word count; an adorable fox; and a story with a surprise...
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A Normal Pig

K-Fai Steele · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This charming picture book celebrates all our differences while questioning the idea that there is only one way to be "normal."Pip is a normal pig who does normal stuff: cooking, painting, and dreaming of what she'll be when she grows up.But one day a new pig comes to school and starts...
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Cece Loves Science and Adventure

Kimberly Derting · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Cece loves science and adventure!In this STEM-themed picture book, the second in a series, Cece and her Adventure Girls troop use science, technology, engineering, and math to solve problems and earn their camping pin.Illustrated by New York Times-bestseller Vashti Harrison, the Cece Loves...
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Hum and Swish

Matt Myers · Neal Porter Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Jamie's day at the beach turns into the perfect place for an artistic adventure.All Jamie wants is to spend some time alone at the beach and finish her art project in the sand. But everyone around keeps asking her pesky questions she doesn't know how to answer: what are you making? Aren't...
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Big Boys Cry

Jonty Howley · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Let boys cry! This picture book imagines a world in which boys are encouraged to express their full range of emotions.It's Levi's first day at a new school, and he's scared. His father tries to comfort Levi by telling him "Big boys don't cry." Though the father...
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Max Attacks

Kathi Appelt · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Fish and birds and lizards and socks ... is there anything Max won't attack? Watch your ankles and find out in this clever, rhyming picture book about a very naughty kitty cat.Max is a cat. He attacks. From socks to strings to many a fish, attacking, for Max, is most de-lish. But how many...
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The Little Green Girl

Lisa Anchin · Dial Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A heartwarming and wildly imaginative tale about broadening your horizons, with a wonderfully unique father-daughter pair at the root of the story.The Little Green Girl is no ordinary topiary. She dreams of visiting far off places and exploring the world beyond her garden's walls. But for her gardener,...
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Being Edie Is Hard Today

Ben Brashares · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This warm and tender story about being yourself--even when you're sad, anxious, or feeling lonely--reminds readers that human connection is essential, tears can heal, and a new day is always coming.Being Edie is hard today. No one understands. Not her mother. Not her teachers, or the kids...
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Dibs!

Laura Gehl · Carolrhoda Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Teaching your little brother his first word —dibs —is funny. Until he starts calling dibs on everything, from your parents' bed to a real airplane to the White House. What's next? Calling dibs on the moon? Sure enough, Julian's little brother, Clancy, calls dibs on NASA and blasts...
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Noni the Pony Rescues a Joey

Alison Lester · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Noni the Pony and her friends help a lost wallaby joey find his family in this jaunty follow-up to Noni the Pony and Noni the Pony Goes to the Beach.Noni the Pony and her friends Dave Dog and Coco the Cat are headed out to spend the day roaming the hills near Waratah Bay. But then they...
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I Can Only Draw Worms

Will Mabbitt · Penguin Workshop
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A hilarious picture book in bright, neon colors that is perfect for fans of The Book With No Pictures and The Day the Crayons Quit.This is part counting book, part introduction to worms, but all superbly silly. The fact that the author/illustrator can only draw worms will not take anything...
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I'm a Baked Potato!

Elise Primavera · Chronicle Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When a baked potato-loving lady adopts a dog, she adores him unconditionally - and given the pup's small, round frame and warm, brown coat she can't help but call him "Baked Potato"! But what happens when a dog who thinks he's a baked potato gets lost? Will he find...
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My Papi Has a Motorcycle

Isabel Quintero
Format: Hardcover

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Grandpa Cacao: A Tale of Chocolate, from Farm to Family

Elizabeth Zunon · Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This beautifully illustrated story connects past and present as a girl bakes a chocolate cake with her father and learns about her grandfather harvesting cacao beans in West Africa.Chocolate is the perfect treat, everywhere! As a little girl and her father bake her birthday cake together,...
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The Fisherman & the Whale

Jessica Lanan · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Jessica Lanan's dreamy and dramatic watercolor paintings bring to life a wordless story about wonder in the natural world.A fisherman takes his son for a trip out on the water. When they encounter a whale entangled at sea, they realize a connection that transcends the animal kingdom.
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When Aidan Became a Brother

Kyle Lukoff · Lee & Low Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This sweet #ownvoices picture book celebrates the changes in a transgender boy's life, from his initial coming-out to becoming a big brother. When Aidan was born, everyone thought he was a girl. His parents gave him a pretty name, his room looked like a girl's room, and he wore...
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Maisy Goes to a Show

Lucy Cousins · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Are you ready for the big show? Maisy and her friends show little ones what it's like to attend their first live performance.Today, Maisy and her friends are off to the theater to see a show starring Flora Fantastica! First they line up to show their tickets. After the usher helps them...
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Lola Goes to School

Anna McQuinn · Charlesbridge
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Spunky Lola embarks on a new adventure--the first day of school!Lola and her family prepare for the first day of school the night before, then get up early, take pictures, and head to class. Lola puts her things in her cubby, chooses her activities, reads, plays, and has a snack. Before...
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The Forever Sky

Thomas Peacock · Minnesota Historical Society Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"Nooko's spirit is there in the stars," says Niigaanii to his younger brother, Bineshiinh, as they sprawl in a meadow, gazing skyward. "Uncle said when Nooko':s spirit left this world it went there." Nooko was their grandmother, and they miss her. But Uncle helps...
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Adopting a Dinosaur

Jose Carlos Andres · NubeOcho
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A little girl wants a pet, but her parents won't let her have one. They jokingly tell her she may have a dinosaur if she can find one, and she does! A charming and humorous tale about imagination, fantastical pets, and parents who get themselvees in trouble.
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The Big Five

Bella Makatini · Clavis
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"A sweet celebration of family and introduction to some perennially popular animals." - Kirkus Reviews Danny is spending the week with his grandpa. Grandpa has a painting of five animals. "Those are the big five," says Grandpa, "the most famous animals from my homeland."...
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Nugget and Fang Go to School

Tammi Sauer · Clarion Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Can a shark really fit in at Mini Minnows Elementary, or will he be a fish out of water? The popular undersea pals Nugget, a minnow, and Fang, a shark, are back in this first-day-of-school story that's full of heart and humor. When Fang the shark is invited by his friends to attend...
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The Peculiar Pig

Joy Steuerwald · Nancy Paulsen Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The sweet, funny story of a dachshund puppy who learns it is fine to be different from her piglet siblings.There was a different sort of piglet in the pigpen one cool spring morning.That "different" one is named Penny, and she's really not a piglet at all . . . she's a puppy....
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The Great Gran Plan

Elli Woollard · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From the author of The Giant of Jum comes a rollicking new rhyming fairytale retelling in which one of the Three Little Pigs must save Little Red Riding Hood's granny. In this riff on Little Red Riding Hood, the pig from The Three Little Pigs gets mixed up in the Big Bad Wolf's...
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So Big!

Mike Wohnoutka
Format: Hardcover

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The Pigeon HAS to Go to School!

Mo Willems · Hyperion Books for Children
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Why does the Pigeon have to go to school? He already knows everything! And what if he doesn't like it? What if the teacher doesn't like him? What if he learns TOO MUCH!?!Ask not for whom the school bell rings; it rings for the Pigeon!
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Hundredth Day Disaster

Bridget Reistad · Beaver's Pond Press
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

OH NO! The principal is hopping mad, we flubbed his favorite day. If Teacher doesn't make it right, he's sending her away! We love our teacher, she's a peach-- But numbers flabbergast her. We students need to somehow mend this HUNDREDTH DAY DISASTER! The 100th day of school...
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Puppy Truck

Brian Pinkney · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Find out what happens when a boy who wants a puppy gets a truck instead in this simple and sweet picture book from Caldecott Honor winner Brian Pinkney. Vroom ... beep ... bark! Carter wants a puppy, but he gets a truck instead. So he pets it, puts a leash around it, and takes it to the park....
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Vroom!

Barbara McClintock · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Join a little girl as she zooms -- past fields and forests, up mountains, over rivers, through deserts, home again, and into bed in this playful picture book about the power of imagination, from award-winning author and artist Barbara McClintock.
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First Day of Groot!

Brendan Deneen · Marvel Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

You'll find adventure at every turn. Now, come on, quick-it's time to learn! Just like the rest of us, Groot's learning that there's a first time (and a first day!) for everything. Follow Rocket and Groot as they set off across the galaxy learning new lessons, developing...
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A Visit to Grandad: An African ABC

Sade Fadipe · Cassava Republic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Join Adanah on an alphabetical adventure as she goes to visit her grandfather in Modakeke, Nigeria. Every letter, from A to Z, is featured in this African alphabet book, including C for a camera to take pictures, E for an eagle spied above the trees, P for a pump for fetching water, and S for stories...
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Bear Out There

Jacob Grant · Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Bear and Spider are back in another charming odd-couple friendship story, perfect for fans of Peter Brown and Greg Pizzoli.Bear's favorite place is inside. He loves sharing his tidy home with his friend Spider. Spider loves the outdoors! When Spider's kite flies away, Bear must...
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Nope. Never. Not For Me!

Samantha Cotterill · Dial Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This deceptively simple story guides sensitive kids through trying a new food, with support and encouragement aplenty.Children are often picky eaters, but for kids on the autism spectrum or with sensory issues, trying new foods can be especially challenging. In Nope! Never! Not for Me! a young...
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Llama Llama Happy Birthday!

Anna Dewdney · Penguin Young Readers Licenses
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

It's Llama Llama's birthday in this 8x8 based on an episode of the animated Netflix series.Look out, world--Llama Llama is a TV star! The beloved character, made famous by Anna Dewdney's best-selling picture books, is the star of his own original series, now airing on Netflix....
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How to Read a Book

Kwame Alexander · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A stunning new picture book from Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander and Caldecott Honoree Melissa Sweet! This New York Times bestselling duo has teamed up for the first time to bring you How to Read a Book, a poetic and beautiful journey about the experience of reading.Find a tree - ablack...
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This Beach Is Loud!

Samantha Cotterill
Format: Hardcover

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Engines Around the World

Christy Webster · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

Two exciting new Thomas & Friends(TM) stories in one book--plus stickers!Here are two exciting Thomas & Friends(TM) stories based on the new Thomas & Friends movie about Thomas' latest adventures. Train-loving boys and girls ages 4 to 7 will be thrilled to read this...
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Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas

Aaron Blabey · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Everyone knows that piranhas don't eat bananas -- except for Brian. This little fish loves to munch not only on bananas, but on fruit of all kinds! Brian's piranha friends think he's crazy. Piranhas don't eat bananas -- their sharp teeth are for eating meat! And there's...
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Mr. Squirrel and the King of the Forest

Sebastian Meschenmoser · NorthSouth Books
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

Mr. Squirrel is back in another hilarious tale.Mr. Squirrel can't believes his eyes - an unknown, mysterious creature is under his tree. It must be the legendary king of the forest. Will the king share his wisdom to Mr. Squirrel and the other animals and help them have a better life,...
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Be Brave Like Aquaman!

Laura Hitchcock · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

An all-new storybook featuring Aquaman(TM) and the DC Super Friends(TM) !Aquaman(TM) is a hero on land and in the sea. Now boys and girls ages 3 to 7 can be brave like Aquaman(TM) and his pals, the DC Super Friends(TM) ! This new full-color storybook is the perfect way to help...
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Unicorn Is Maybe Not So Great After All

Bob Shea
Format: Hardcover

You remember Unicorn. You know, Goat's friend? The one who can fly, make it rain cupcakes, and turn things into gold? On the first day of school, Unicorn expects to make his usual big splash. But no one pays him much attention--the other kids are much more interested in the latest trend...
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Trick or Treat, Little Critter

Mercer Mayer · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

Celebrate Halloween with Little Critter in this full-color storybook--with cards, stickers, and a poster!It's time to go trick-or-treating with Little Critter and friends! Children ages 3 to 7 will love this adorable Halloween storybook--now featuring cards, stickers, and a poster!
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Ninjas United!

David Lewman · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

An all-new storybook featuring Nickelodeon's Rise of the Teenage Mutatnt Ninja Turtles--plus collector cards!Journey beneath the streets of New York City to meet Raphael, Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo, and the evildoers they battle. Boys and girls ages 3-7 who love Nickelodeon's...
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The Night Is Yours

Abdul-Razak Zachariah · Dial Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times bestselling illustrator of I Am Enough, this glowing, empowering picture book about a nighttime hide-and-seek game celebrates blackness and self-confidence.Little one, so calm and so happy, the darkness of the night is yours like the darkness of your skin.This lyrical...
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