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What's Your Favorite Animal?
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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Calendar Mysteries #11: November Night
Calendar Mysteries #11: November Night

Ronald Roy · Random House Books for Young Readers; Dgs edition
Format: Paperback

It's a mystery every month from A to Z Mysteries author Ron Roy! It's November, and the younger siblings of the A to Z Mysteries detectives have a new mystery to solve. ''The twins' new neighbors are up to something! It's Thanksgiving, and a mysterious couple has moved...
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Tiptop Cat
Tiptop Cat

Roger Mader · HMH Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

A curious cat plus a big fall leads to squashed confidence. How this cat bounces back will encourage readers everywhere to try, try again. Eye-catching art and crisp graphic paneling invite even the youngest of children to get back on their feet to explore the city alongside TipTop Cat.
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P. Zonka Lays An Egg
P. Zonka Lays An Egg

Julie Paschkis · Peachtree Publishers
Pages: 1
Format: Hardcover

Extraordinary hen P. Zonka spends her time taking in the beauty around her: the shiny green of the grass, the buttery yellows of the dandelions, the deep blue of the sky. The other hens can't understand why she never lays eggs like they do. Finally, P. Zonka gives in and lays an egg....
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Pete the Cat: Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Pete the Cat: Old MacDonald Had a Farm

James Dean · HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Join Pete, from New York Times bestselling author James Dean's Pete the Cat picture-book series, as he visits a farm in this groovy version of the classic children's song "Old MacDonald Had a Farm." Children will love singing along - e-i-e-i-o! - with Pete the Cat.
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Born in the Wild: Baby Mammals and Their Parents
Born in the Wild: Baby Mammals and Their Parents

Lita Judge · Roaring Brook Press
Format: Hardcover

What do grizzly bear cubs eat? Where do baby raccoons sleep? And how does a baby otter learn to swim?Every baby mammal, from a tiny harvest mouse "pinky" to a fierce lion cub, needs food, shelter, love, and a family. Filled with illustrations of some of the most adorable babies...
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My Bus
My Bus

Byron Barton · Greenwillow Books
Format: Hardcover

My Bus is a lively celebration of vehicles and transportation, occupations, pets, and basic math concepts. The busy bus driver in Byron Barton's preschool tour-de-force has a job to do. He drives his bus along his route, picks up the cat and dog passengers waiting at the bus stops,...
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The Animal Book: A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest—and Most Surprising—Animals on Earth
The Animal Book: A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest—and Most Surprising—Animals on Earth

Steve Jenkins · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Trade & Reference Publishers
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Animals smooth and spiky, fast and slow, hop and waddle through the two hundred plus pages of the Caldecott Honor artist Steve Jenkins's most impressive nonfiction offering yet. Sections such as "Animal Senses," "Animal Extremes," and "The Story of Life"...
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The Sasquatch Escape
The Sasquatch Escape

Suzanne Selfors · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

When Ben Silverstein is sent to the rundown town of Buttonville to spend the summer with his grandfather, hes certain it will be the most boring vacation ever. That is, until his grandfathers cat brings home what looks like . . . a baby dragon?Amazed, Ben enlists the help of Pearl Petal,...
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Body Bones
Body Bones

Shelley Rotner · Holiday House
Format: Hardcover

In this fascinating introduction to skeletal systems, mesmerizing images show how different types of skeletons work. Full-color photographs of people and other animals are overlaid with illustrations of bones to show these supporting frameworks. Kids will learn that bones come in all shapes...
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A Terrible Thing Happened
A Terrible Thing Happened

Margaret M Holmes · Magination Press
Pages: 31
Format: Print book

Sherman Smith saw the most terrible thing happen. At first he tried to forget about it, but something inside him started to bother him. He felt nervous and had bad dreams. Then he met someone who helped him talk about the terrible thing, and made him feel better.
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In the Rainforest
In the Rainforest

Kate Duke · HarperCollins Publishers
Pages: 33
Format: Hardcover

The rainforest is home to millions of plant and animal species. Some animals live high up in the trees, some crawl across the forest floor, and some tunnel underground, but they all depend on one another and the rain to survive. With colorful illustrations and fascinating diagrams from...
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Mr. Putter & Tabby Turn the Page
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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Harry goes to the hospital : a story for children about what it's like to be in the hospital
Harry goes to the hospital : a story for children about what it's like to be in the hospital

Howard J Bennett · Magination Press
Pages: 1
Format: Hardcover

Book Description: Harry gets sick and he has to go to the hospital. But he's never been there and he's scared! There are lots of new people, he gets poked with needles, and he has to stay the night in a strange place. But with his parents' comfort and the help of lots of doctors, nurses,...
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