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Koala Lou

Mem Fox · Harcourt Children's Books; 1 edition
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

When Koala Lou's mother becomes so busy that she forgets to tell her firstborn how much she loves her, Koala Lou enters the Bush Olympics, intending to win an event and her mother's love all at one time. "A first-rate choice for bedtime, story hour, or reading aloud."--The...
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Sugar

Jewell Parker Rhodes · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 288
Format: Book

Ten-year-old Sugar lives on the River Road sugar plantation along the banks of the Mississippi. Slavery is over, but laboring in the fields all day doesn't make her feel very free. Thankfully, Sugar has a knack for finding her own fun, especially when she joins forces with forbidden...
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Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde: The Happy Prince

Oscar Wilde · NBM Publishing; Fifth Edition edition
Pages: 32
Format: Book

Arguably the most famous and beloved of Oscar Wilde s nine fairy tales, this particular rendition stands apart from the others due to its brilliant illustrations by a master of comic art. After dying young, the Happy Prince s soul inhabits a beautiful ruby-encrusted statue covered in gold...
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Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker

Richard Watson · Picture Window Books
Pages: 32
Format: Book

Lacey Walker loves to talk. She talks all day, and sometimes all night. But when she loses her voice, Lacey learns the importance of listening.,
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You Get What You Get

Sarah Horne · Picture Window Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Melvin throws fit after fit when he doesn't get what he wants. He must learn how to deal with disappointment. After all, you get what you get and you don't throw a fit.
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1-2-3 Dinosaurs Bite: A Prehistoric Counting Book

American Museum of Natural History · Sterling Children's Books; Brdbk edition
Pages: 18
Format: Print book

Gobble, gobble, munch, and crunch: watch the pages disappear! Five hungry dinosaurs--from mighty little Microraptor to colorful Carnotaurus--sink their teeth into this tasty novelty book, created with the American Museum of Natural History and Caldecott-honor winner Steve Jenkins. Kids...
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Razia's Ray of Hope: One Girl's Dream of an Education

Elizabeth Suneby · Kids Can Press
Format: Print book

Razia dreams of getting an education, but in her small village in Afghanistan, girls haven't been allowed to attend school for many years. When a new girls' school opens in the village, a determined Razia must convince her father and oldest brother that educating her would be best...
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Snow Rabbit, Spring Rabbit: A Book of Changing Seasons

Il Sung Na · Knopf Books for Young Readers; Brdbk edition
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

What do the animals do when the snow falls to the ground and all the trees are bare? Some fly long distances, while some swim to warmer waters. Some take a long, warm sleep where they live, while others have a thick, cozy coat and can stay in the snow!Filled with rich illustrations, charming...
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Peek-a-Boo Baby

Sebastian Braun · Candlewick; Brdbk edition
Pages: 16
Format: Book

Who IS that hiding? Lift the flaps to play peekaboo with babies!Is there someone under that big hat? Behind the stack of blocks? Beneath the blanket? Every baby loves playing peekaboo - and here is the perfect board book to keep the youngest of readers satisfied. Simple (and simply endearing)...
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Super Soap

Clark Stubbs · Random House
Pages: 20
Format: Library Binding

Silly Bear has spilled glue all over himself and it's up to Milli, Geo, and Bot to save the day with Super Soap. Boys and girls ages 4-6 will love this Step 2 reader featuring Nickelodeon's Team Umizoomi - plus over 30 stickers!
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