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Waiting

Kevin Henkes · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Caldecott Honor and Geisel Honor BookWhat are you waiting for? An owl, a puppy, a bear, a rabbit, and a pig all toys arranged on a child s windowsill wait for marvelous things to happen in this irresistible picture book by the New York Times bestselling and Caldecott Medalist Kevin Henkes....
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Love

Matt de la Pen?a · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From Newbery Medal-winning author Matt de la Peña and bestselling illustrator Loren Long comes a story about the strongest bond there is and the diverse and powerful ways it connects us all.

"In the beginning there is light
and two wide-eyed figures standing near the foot...
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I Have a Balloon

Ariel Bernstein · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"This tightly paced narrative soars." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review) "Big laughs through pratfalls & other physical comedy." --Publisher's Weekly (starred review) A Junior Library Guild Selection 2017 Owl has a balloon. Monkey does not. What...
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If You Were a Kid During the Civil Rights Movement

Gwendolyn Hooks · Children's Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Joyce Jenkins has recently moved to a new town with her family, and she will soon be attending a segregated school for the first time. Meanwhile, Connie Underwood is trying to figure out what her twin brothers are planning in secret. Follow along with the two girls as they find themselves...
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The Good Egg

Jory John · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From the bestselling creators of The Bad Seed, a timely story about not having to be Grade A perfect!

Meet the good egg. He's a verrrrrry good egg indeed.

But trying to be so good is hard when everyone else is plain ol' rotten.

As the other eggs in the dozen behave...

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Journey to Star Wars The Last Jedi Look and Find Book 9781503725591

Erin Rose Wage · Phoenix International Publications
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

Journey to Star Wars The Last Jedi Look and Find Book. Use the force to locate 125 Star Wars find' ems. The galaxy is counting on you. Hit the hyperdrive and search through eight busy Star Wars scenes. Think you've defeated the First Order? Blast to the back of the book for more...
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Dog Man Unleashed

Dav Pilkey · GRAPHIX
Pages: 220
Format: Hardcover

Dog Man, the newest hero from the creator of Captain Underpants, is still learning a few tricks of the trade. Petey the cat is out of the bag, and his criminal curiosity is taking the city by storm. Something fishy is going on! Can Dog Man unleash justice on this ruffian in time to save...
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The Mouse and the Meadow

Chad Wallace · Dawn Publications,
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A young mouse quickly comes of age as he sets out to explore his meadow. There he meets many remarkable creatures. Spider has tangled intentions. Firefly really knows how to put on a show. Mother rabbit is kind. Turtle is wise. Others would have him for lunch! Fortunately, help arrives...
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Does Frankenstein Get Hungry?

John Solimine · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this monstrously funny picture book, an inquisitive young girl with some pressing questions proves these creatures may not be so scary after all.Tucked up in her bed, a little girl wonders about the creatures rumored to go bump in the night. But instead of pulling the covers over her head,...
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It's Great Being a Dad

Dan Bar-el · Tundra Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A celebration of the best kind of dad: the kind that's willing to join in the fun.


A gang of mythical creatures is roaming around a magical land having a great time, until Bigfoot gets his foot stuck in a tree trunk and Unicorn gets her horn impaled on a table and Robot's saw-arm...
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Humphrey's Pet Show Panic

Betty G Birney · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Humphrey is the favorite pet in Room 26, but will he also be a favorite at the pet show?When A.J. brings Humphrey to the town pet show, he's sure Humphrey will win a prize. But Humphrey isn't convinced. There are all kinds of animals in the show--from dogs and cats to parrots and even...
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North, South, East, West

Margaret Wise Brown · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From Margaret Wise Brown, the bestselling author of classics like Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, comes a never-before-published story about a little bird's first journey, brought to life by Geisel Award-winning illustrator Greg Pizzoli.

It's time for a little bird to fly away

to...

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Finding Dory Deluxe Step into Reading #2

RH Disney · Random House
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Disney/Pixar Finding Dory reunites the friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish with her loved ones, and everyone learns a few things about the true meaning of family along the way. This Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader based on the film is perfect for boys and girls ages 4 to 6. Step...
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A Werewolf Named Oliver James

NICHOLAS JOHN FRITH · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

On his way home one moonlit night, a strange thing happens to Oliver James -- he unexpectedly turns into a werewolf! He can't believe it, it's so . . . AMAZING.Suddenly, he can run super-fast, leap super-high, and lift trucks with his super-strength! But even werewolves need to be home...
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Dear Dragon Goes to the Beach

Margaret Hillert · Norwood House Press
Format: Print book

"A boy and his pet dragon take a family trip to the beach. Together they see sand, seashells, and the water for the first time. This title includes reading activities and a word list"--
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