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Mr. Putter & Tabby Turn the Page

Cynthia Rylant · HMH Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Mr. Putter and his fine cat, Tabby, love reading their favorite books over and over. So when Mr. Putter sees a sign at the library that says "Read Aloud with Your Pet at Story Time," he signs up! But then Mr. Putter's friend and neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, wants to join. If Mrs....
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Hermelin the Detective Mouse

Mini Grey · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Ratatouille meets Sherlock Holmes in this heartwarming story of mystery and adventure, acceptance and friendship, by the acclaimed creator of Traction Man and Toys in Space. Hermelin is a special little mouse. He was born in a box of cheese and lives in an attic at 33 Offley Street. He can read...
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What's Your Favorite Animal?

Eric Carle · Henry Holt
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Everybody has a favorite animal. Some like little white dogs or big black cats or hoppy brown bunnies best. Others prefer squishy snails or tall giraffes or sleek black panthers. With beautiful illustrations and charming personal stories, 14 children's book artists share their favorite...
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Bulldozer's Big Day

Candace Fleming · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Big trucks and a birthday surprise make this construction site treat an irresistible read-aloud, illustrated by a Caldecott Medalist!It's Bulldozer's big day - his birthday! But around the construction site, it seems like everyone is too busy to remember. Bulldozer wheels around asking...
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Me & Dog

Gene Weingarten · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

This endearing friendship story about a boy and his dog from a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer gently explores a timeless question: who's really in charge?Meet Sid. He's an ordinary kid. He's far from perfect. But to Murphy, Sid's faithful dog, Sid is the whole world. Murphy...
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Click, Clack, Boo!: A Tricky Treat

Doreen Cronin · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Will the barnyard animals trick - or treat - Farmer Brown? Find out in this Halloween tale from the #1 New York Times bestselling creators of Click, Clack, Moo.Farmer Brown does not like Halloween. So he draws the shades, puts on his footy pajamas, and climbs into bed. But do you think...
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Spider-Man 2: Spider-Man Versus Doc Ock

Mark W. Mcveigh · HarperCollins; First Edition edition
Format: Paperback

There is a new villain in town and his name is Doc Ock. With four long and scary tentacles, he is a force to be reckoned with, even for Spider-Man. Will our web-crawling hero be able to stop Doc Ock before it's too late?
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Tacky and the Haunted Igloo

Helen Lester · Harcourt Brace and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

It's Halloween, and Goodly, Lovely, Angel, Neatly, and Perfect are planning the spookiest haunted igloo ever! They've decorated with spoohooky cobwebs, they've baked some awful waffle treats, and the only thing left to do is dress up as something scary to haunt the igloo. Everything...
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The Adventures of Robin Hood (Classic Starts)

John Burrows · Sterling
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children)...
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Ada Twist, Scientist

Andrea Beaty · Abrams Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A #1 New York Times Bestseller A Wall Street Journal Bestseller A USA Today Bestseller The creators of the New York Times bestselling picture books Rosie Revere, Engineer and Iggy Peck, Architect are back with a story about the power of curiosity in the hands of a child who is on a mission...
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Possum and the Peeper

Anne Hunter · HMH Books for Young Readers; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Peep! Peep! Peep! Possum opened one small eye. What was that noise? Snug and warm in the midst of his winter's nap, Possum is roused by a small peep, peep, peep. In cranky morning fashion he is determined to find out who has so rudely awakened him. He and his friends, a bear, a muskrat,...
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Two Little Birds

Mary Newell DePalma · Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Two little birds hatch and grow until one day, they see an amazing sight hundreds of birds, all flying together in one direction. They decide to join in, and so begins an amazing and sometimes dangerous journey that they never could have imagined. Eventually they return home mdash and the cycle...
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DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide

Brandon T. Snider · DK CHILDREN
Format: Hardcover

From AQUAMAN to ZATANNA, DC Comics The Ultimate Character Guide is youre A-Z guide to your favorite DC heroes and villains! This compact, informative guide takes you alphabetically through the heroic and villainous characters that make up the DC Universe, shedding new light on your favorite...
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Monkey Me #4: Monkey Me and the School Ghost

Timothy Roland · Scholastic Inc.
Format: Paperback

When Clyde gets excited and hyper, he brings a whole new meaning to "monkeying around!"This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots,...
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Just One Bite

Lola Schaefer · Chronicle Books
Format: Hardcover

This fabulous, life-sized introduction to what animals eat, how they eat it, and how much they eat in a single bite is full ofcompelling facts and images. From the tiny sand-grain-sized bite of earth that the earthworm takes to the double-gatefold spread of a sperm whale sucking a whole...
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