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Mammalabilia

Douglas Florian · Harcourt Children's Books; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In Douglas Florian's latest menagerie of twenty-one original poems and paintings, readers will be laughing out loud at the sheer silliness of his animal observations. With mammals ranging from the howling coyote and the wood-chopping beaver to the daring ibex and the speedy tiger, here...
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Starting with Alice

Phyllis Reynolds Naylor · Atheneum; 1st edition
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

This is where it all started! Eight-year-old Alice McKinley wants pierced ears, really long hair, a pet, and, most of all, a mother. Oh, and some friends would be nice. As the new girl in third grade, Alice doesn't know a single person in Takoma Park, Maryland, except for her next-door...
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The Lion and the Bird

Marianne Dubuc · Enchanted Lion Books
Format: Hardcover

Note The blank pages are not a defect but part of the storytelling. The snow increases until all the animals can see is white. One autumn day, a lion finds a wounded bird in his garden. With the departure of the birds flock, the lion decides that its up to him to care for the bird. He does...
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Skydiver: Saving the Fastest Bird in the World

Celia Godkin · Pajama Press
Format: Hardcover

High in the sky a peregrine falcon joins her mate for some swooping and diving before returning to her nest to guard her eggs The couple doesnt know it yet but they will lose most of these eggs - the first clutch to a volunteer scaling the cliff and the next to the harmful effects of DDT Told...
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Time for Bed, Fred!

Yasmeen Ismail · Walker Childrens; BRDBK edition
Format: Hardcover

Meet Fred--a mischievous, playful, loving dog. It's time for Fred to go to bed . . . but Fred really, really doesn't want to! From hiding up in trees, to splashing in muddy puddles, to hiding behind bookshelves, Fred will do anything to avoid bedtime. He would even rather have a bath...
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Love, Splat

Rob Scotton · HarperCollins; Reissue edition
Format: Hardcover

From bestselling author Rob ScottonIts Valentines Day and Splat has a special valentine for a certain someone in his class. Her name is Kitten, and Splat likes her even more than fish sticks and ice cream. But Kitten doesnt seem to like him at all. And then theres Splats rival, Spike, who also...
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The Princess in Black

Shannon Hale · Candlewick
Pages: 89
Format: Hardcover

Who says princesses don't wear black? When trouble raises its blue monster head, Princess Magnolia ditches her flouncy dresses and becomes the Princess in Black!Princess Magnolia is having hot chocolate and scones with Duchess Wigtower when . . . Brring! Brring! The monster alarm! A big blue...
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I Broke My Trunk!

Mo Willems · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 57
Format: Hardcover

Gerald is careful. Piggie is not.Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can.Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to. Gerald and Piggie are best friends.In I Broke My Trunk! Gerald tells Piggie the long, crazy story about breaking his trunk. Will Piggie end up with a long, crazy story...
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Seeds

Ken Robbins · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

SEEDS! SEEDS! SEEDS! From summer's flourishing flowers to autumn's succulent fruits, everything begins with a tiny little seed. In this fascinating chronicle, young readers will learn how seeds grow, and how they vary in shape, size, and dispersal patterns. From cherry pits...
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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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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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How Big Were Dinosaurs?

Lita Judge · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

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Big Jabe

Jerdine Nolen · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When Addy finds a little boy floating down the river in a basket, she's surprised. When he calls to the fish to jump out of the river and into Addy's wagon, she's speechless. And when the fish obey, she knows for a fact that life on the Plenty Plantation is about to change!...
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Triangle

Mac Barnett · Candlewick
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Multi-award-winning, New York Times best-selling duo Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen conspire again on a slyly funny tale about some very sneaky shapes.Meet Triangle. He is going to play a sneaky trick on his friend, Square. Or so Triangle thinks. . . . With this first tale in a new trilogy,...
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Northwest Passage

Stan Rogers · Groundwood Books
Format: Hardcover

For hundreds of years explorers attempted to find the Northwest Passage — a route through the islands of Canada’s north to the Pacific Ocean and Asia. Others attempted to find a land route. Many hundreds of men perished in the attempt until finally, in 1906, Roald Amundsen completed...
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