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The Too Little Fire Engine

Jane Flory · Grosset & Dunlap
Format: Hardcover

Discover a treasure trove of beautifully illustrated books with our new series, GD Vintage! Featuring books from our Wonder Books line originally published in the 1940s, 50s, and 60s, theres something for every reader in these timeless stories accompanied by classic illustrations.The little...
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Honeyky Hanukah

Woody Guthrie · Doubleday Books for Young Readers; Har/Com edition
Format: Hardcover

A Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book of the Year, 2015"Sure to become a tradition at Hanukkah parties everywhere."—Kirkus Reviews"inspires a toe-tapping performance"—Publishers Weekly"a happy tune for a festive time"—Booklist"Read...
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The Busy Little Squirrel

Nancy Tafuri · Little Simon; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

The leaves have started to fall. The air is cold. Squirrel needs to get ready for winter. He cannot nibble with the mice. He does not have time to hop with the frogs or run with the dogs. Will this busy little squirrel ever slow down? Focusing on all the charming features of the fall season,...
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How Gator Says Good-bye!

Abigail Samoun · Sterling Children's Books; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

How many ways can Gator say "good-bye?" Find out, as he travels from China, Japan, and India, to Egypt, Russia, and France, and finally to Argentina and back home again to San Francisco. It's hard to leave friends, but learning how to bid someone farewell in seven different...
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Into the Snow

Yuki Kaneko · Enchanted Lion Books, 2017.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Into the Snow is an exuberant story told in the child's own voice. Celebrating immediacy and exploration, along with the tender bond between mother and child, this is a story that feels good, the way all real things do.Masamitsu Saito was born in 1958 in Japan. He studied graphic design...
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Race Cars

Cody Crane · Childrens Pr
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

Race car technology has come a long way from the early days of auto racing. Todays cars rely on sleek, aerodynamic shapes and powerful engines to give drivers more speed and control than ever before. In this book, readers will find out how engineers and other creative, forward-thinking...
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Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation

Cokie Roberts · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

In this eye-opening companion volume to her acclaimed history Founding Mothers, number-one New York Times bestselling author and renowned political commentator Cokie Roberts brings to life the extraordinary accomplishments of women who laid the groundwork for a better society. Recounted...
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The Nutcracker Mice

KRISTIN KLADSTRUP · Candlewick
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

A young mouse must save her production of The Nutcracker in a charming holiday tale from the author of The Gingerbread Pirates and the illustrator of A Series of Unfortunate Events.Hidden in Saint Petersburg's famed Mariinsky Theater are the world's tiniest ballet fans: the Mariinsky mice,...
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Race to the Bottom of the Sea

LINDSAY EAGAR · Candlewick
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

Can a clever young inventor uncover a ruthless pirate's heart of gold? Thrilling sea adventure takes on a hint of steampunk in the second book by the author of the acclaimed Hour of the Bees.When her parents, the great marine scientists Dr. and Dr. Quail, are killed in a tragic accident,...
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