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Artist's alphabet

Norman Messenger · Candlewick Press
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Readers will be mesmerized by these surreal and gorgeously rendered alphabet letters, cleverly shaped from flora, fauna, and more. At first glance, this elegant alphabet book showcasing both upper- and lowercase letters seems to follow a familiar formula. There s an acrobat standing atop...
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Red Spider Hero

John Miller · Enchanted Lion Books, 2015.
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

On a small piece of sidewalk, there once lived a teeming colony of teeny tiny red spiders. These spiders were so tiny that when it rained they never got wet and when people stepped on them they never got squashed.Even so, they were all quite content living there on the same patch of sidewalk....
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Driven to Win!

RH Disney · RH/Disney
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

A Step 3 Step into Reading leveled reader based on Disney/Pixar Cars 3 - cruising into theaters June 16, 2017!Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game,...
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Crayola Color in Culture

Mari C Schuh · Lerner Pub Group
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

We can see colors all around the world! People everywhere use colors to decorate and to celebrate. Some colors even have special meanings. Encourage readers to explore the colors of the world through vibrant photos and lyrical text.
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Otter Goes to School

Sam Garton · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Otter - the irrepressible picture book character from I Am Otter, Otter in Space, and Otter Loves Halloween!, sure to be adored by fans of Llama Llama - goes to school for the first time!In Otter Goes to School, Otter starts her own school for Teddy, Giraffe, and the rest of her friends....
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Louise Trapeze Can SO Save the Day

Micol Ostow · Random House
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Spunky, sweet, and totally brave (mostly) ! Louise Trapeze dazzles and delights emerging young readers. Perfect for fans of IVY AND BEAN and JUNIE B. JONES, Louise Trapeze is adorably illustrated by Brigette Barrager, illustrator of the New York Times bestseller UNI THE UNICORN. Fact:...
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Maverick and Me

Katherine Schwarzenegger · WorthyKids/Ideals
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Dog lover and animal advocate Katherine Schwarzenegger draws from her own experience with fostering and adopting dogs to create a picture book that introduces children to the concept of adopt, don't shop. In the heartwarming story of Maverick and Me, Maverick is rescued by a kind-hearted...
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Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat

Javaka Steptoe · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the Randolph Caldecott Medal and the Coretta Scott King Illustrator AwardJean-Michel Basquiat and his unique, collage-style paintings rocketed to fame in the 1980s as a cultural phenomenon unlike anything the art world had ever seen. But before that, he was a little boy who saw art everywhere:...
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The Perfect Gift

Paula Yoo · Lee & Low Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Five friends from diverse backgrounds learn how to navigate common childhood challenges, new experiences, and the world around them in the realistic and kid-friendly Confetti Kids early chapter books.In this story, Mei's family is throwing a 100-days birthday party for her little brother—a...
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The Snurtch

Sean Ferrell · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Some days are Snurtch days. Ruthie is having one of those.Ruthie has a problem at school. It is not the students. It is not the classroom. It is not the reading or the writing or the math. It is something scribbly, scrunchy, grabby, burpy, and rude. It is the Snurtch. From the team behind...
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Friends Stick Together

Hannah E Harrison · Dial Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A touching and timeless story about finding friendship in unlikely places from the award-winning creator of Extraordinary JaneRupert is a rhinoceros of refined sensibilities. Levi, the new tickbird in class, is not. He burps the alphabet, tells corny jokes, and does really embarrassing...
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The Branch

Mireille Messier · Kids Can Press, Ltd.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When an ice storm snaps a small girl's favorite branch from the tree in her yard, she's crestfallen. The girl's mom says it's just a branch. But not to her! ?That was the branch I sat on, jumped from, played under. It was my castle, my spy base, my ship . . .? Luckily, her neighbor Mr. Frank...
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The Berenstain Bears' Holiday Cookbook: Cub-Friendly Cooking With an Adult

Mike Berenstain · Zonderkidz
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Be part of the fun and join Mama, Papa, Brother, Sister, and Honey Bear as they cook up holiday favorites and some unique eats for friends and family with the all-new The Berenstain Bears Holiday Cookbook. Filled with traditional holiday favorites like Frosted Sugar Cookies, Pumpkin Pie,...
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Good Day, Good Night

MARGARET WISE BROWN · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A never-before-published picture book from Margaret Wise Brown, the bestselling author of Goodnight Moon, brought to life by Loren Long, #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator of President Barack Obama's Of Thee I Sing. When the sun comes up and the day begins, the little bunny says...
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Barkus.

Patricia Maclachlan · Chronicle Books
Pages: 43
Format: Hardcover

Meet Barkus. Barkus is loyal. Barkus is generous. Barkus is family.The exuberant Barkus and his lucky young owner whirl and twirl across the pages of this delightful pre-chapter book series from award-winning author Patricia MacLachlan. The accessible text is ideal for even the newest independent...
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