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Gary

Leila Rudge - Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

Gary, a grounded racing pigeon, dreams of exploring the world - until the day he falls into an adventure of his very own.Most of the time, Gary is just like the other racing pigeons, eating and sleeping and dreaming of adventure. There's just one thing that separates him from the ordinary...
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A Bear Is a Bear

Karl Newson - Nosy Crow
Format: Hardcover

When Bear wakes up early from his hibernation, he can't remember what he is! Is he a bird? Or a moose? Maybe a fox? Just when it seems like Bear won't be able to figure it out, he finds his cave and decides another nap might help. Will Bear be able to remember what he is when he wakes...
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Cat Sees Snow: Ready-to-Read Ready-to-Go!

Laura Gehl - Simon Spotlight
Format: Hardcover

From Laura Gehl, author One Big Pair of Underwear and Goat Wants to Eat, comes another side-splitting Ready-to-Go! Ready-to-Read about three animal friends on their first snow day!. Cat sees snow. Dog cannot blow the snow. Pig is slow in the snow. Can they still have fun in the snow? Perfect...
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Will Ladybug Hug?

HILARY LEUNG - Cartwheel Books
Format: Hardcover

One ladybug.Many friends.One timeless question: Will Ladybug Hug?Meet Ladybug. Ladybug loves to hug! Now Ladybug is getting ready to go on a trip and wants to say good-bye to her friends. . . but will her friends want to receive a hug? Find out in this surprising and memorable storybook...
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Is Daddy Coming Back in a Minute?: Explaining

Elke Barber - Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Format: Print book

When we were on a No Girls Allowed! holiday, my daddy's heart stopped beating and I had to find help all by myself. He was very badly broken. Not even the ambulance people could help him...This honest, sensitive and beautifully illustrated picture book is designed to help explain the concept...
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Wonder Woman ABCs

Benjamin Bird - Picture Window Books; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

WONDER WOMAN helps young children learn their alphabet in this bright and captivating board book. In this easy-to-follow read-aloud, the AMAZON PRINCESS leads listeners through their letters and helps them become great readers.,
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Whose Bones?: An Animal Guessing Game

Gabrielle Balkan - Phaidon Press
Format: Board book

Set up as a guessing game with visual and narrative clues, Whose Bones? invites readers to examine six animal skeletons and guess to whom they belong. The answer is exposed in a vibrant, foldout reveal, accompanied by an explanation as to why each animal's bones and bodies are so special....
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Lunar New Year

HANNAH ELIOT - Little Simon
Format: Board book

Learn all about the traditions of Lunar New Year - also known as Chinese New Year - with this fourth board book in the Celebrate the World series, which highlights special occasions and holidays across the globe.After the winter solstice each year, it's time for a celebration with many...
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Baby on Board: How Animals Carry Their Young

Marianne Collins Berkes - Dawn Publications
Format: Print book

How do animals carry their babies? Not in backpacks or strollers, but tucked in pouches . . . Gripped in teeth . . . Propped on backs . . . Even underneath! Marianne Berke's rhyming verses present some of the many ways that animals carry their young. Cathy Morrison's magical illustrations...
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They, She, He easy as ABC

Maya Christina Gonzalez - Reflection Press
Format: Hardcover

Inclusive pronouns are learned alongside the alphabet in this joyously illustrated take on the classic ABC book.They, She, He easy as ABC shows that including everyone is all part of the dance. It's easy. It's fundamental. As the dance begins the kids proclaim, "No one left...
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