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The Gift of Nothing

Patrick McDonnell · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Library Binding edition
Format: Hardcover

Mooch the cat desperately wants to find a gift for his friend - Earl the Dog. But what do you give the guy who has everything? Mooch wonders. The answer, of course, is nothing! This simple story features characters from one of the worlds most successful comic strips - Patrick McDonnells...
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Mittens Book and CD

Lola M Schaefer · HarperFestival
Pages: 25
Format: Audiobook

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The First Day of Winter

Denise Fleming · Square Fish; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

A cozy, cumulative book to warm a cold winter day Alive with swirling snow and lots of outdoor fun, the first ten days of winter bring special gifts for a special friend. This cumulative tale will have children chanting along as they discover all the trimmings needed for the most perfect...
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The Very Fairy Princess Sparkles in the Snow

Julie Andrews · Little, Brown
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The Winter Wonderland Festival is just around the corner, and Gerry knows this is her moment to SHINE. She's the most enthusiastic singer around, so she's certain her music teacher will choose her to perform the solo. She takes every opportunity to show him her VERY best voice-during...
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Nurse Clementine

Simon James · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

Clementine really wants to practice her first-aid skills, but her brother presents an unexpected challenge in a sweet, funny story from Simon James.It’s Clementine Brown’s birthday, and Mr. and Mrs. Brown have given her a nurse’s outfit and a first-aid kit — just...
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Runaway Mummy: a Petrifying Parody

Michael Rex · Puffin Books
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

A hysterical (and creepy) parody of a children's classic! Filled with uproarious illustrations, a beloved classic gets a kindhearted send-up in this utterly monsterized parody from Michael Rex, creator of the New York Times bestselling Goodnight Goon. This is The Runaway Bunny like...
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Peep!

Kevin Luthardt · Peachtree Publishers; Reprint edition
Format: Book

This original and humorous story is told in expressive illustrations and simple language.PEEP! A baby duck breaks through its shell and immediately attaches itself to the first thing it sees a warmhearted young boy. The duck follows the boy home and soon the two are inseparable. But the baby...
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Say Hello, Sophie

Rosemary Wells · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Another pitch-perfect story about an irrepressible, charming, and endearing two-year-old from the creator of Max & RubyCan Sophie say the word Hello? No! She just can't say it. Why? Because Hello and Thank you and Goodbye get stuck in Sophie's mouth and won't come out. What can help...
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Secret Pizza Party

Adam Rubin · Penguin Group
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Shhhh! Don't tell anyone about this mouth-watering book from the New York Times bestselling creators of Dragons Love Tacos!How does Racoon love pizza? Oh, let him count the ways. He loves the gooey cheesy-ness, salty pepperoni-ness, sweet sweet tomato-ness, and of course the crispity...
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The Most Magnificent Thing

Ashley Spires · Kids Can Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Award-winning author and illustrator Ashley Spires has created a charming picture book about an unnamed girl and her very best friend, who happens to be a dog. The girl has a wonderful idea. ?She is going to make the most MAGNIFICENT thing! She knows just how it will look. She knows just...
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Up, Up and Away

Tom McLaughlin · Bloomsbury Childrens
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

What does it take to build your very own planet? Orson is about to find out.He takes:A cup full of rocksA dash of waterA sprinkling of metalA lot of nothingnessA big bang ...And before long, BOOM! He has it - a tiny planet with rings around it, right there in his bedroom! But it seems that...
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Llama Llama and the Bully Goat

Anna Dewdney · Scholastic
Pages: 40
Format: Book

Llama Llama likes to sing.Gilroy laughs at everything.Llama sings out just the same.Gilroy says a not-nice name.Teacher has some things to say:calling names is not OK.Llama Llama is learning lots of new things at school and making many friends. But when Gilroy Goat starts teasing him and some...
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Give Thank You a Try

Bill O'Reilly · jimmy patterson
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

James Patterson, author of the #1 bestselling Give Please a Chance, continues his celebration of simple civility in this follow-up picture book about the power of expressing thanks.In Give Please a Chance, bestselling author James Patterson showed little ones the magic of the word "please."...
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World of Reading This is Captain America: Level 1

Disney Book Group · Marvel Press
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

The Marvel Heroes of Reading line of early readers is designed to offer reluctant readers, specifically boys, books that they will want to read by featuring characters they love. The series is broken into three levels that invoke the rigorous training courses their favorite Marvel heroes...
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