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Twinky the Dinky Dog

Kate Klimo · Random House Books for Young Readers
Format: Book

   The world treats Twinky like a dinky dog. The only problem is that Twinky doesn't feel dinky. What can a little dog do to prove the age-old adage that size doesn't matter? With engaging characters, easy-to-follow plots, and popular topics, Twinky The Dinky Dog is an ideal...
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A Dark, Dark Cave

Eric Hoffman · Viking
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

On a cold night, under a pale moon, a brother and sister explore a dark, dark cave. Strange creatures skitter along the walls while bats brush past. A wild howl makes the cave feel just a teensy bit darker. But readers are in for a delightful surprise when a beam of light reveals a softer...
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The Missing Kitten

Holly Webb · Tiger Tales
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Suzanne is excited to be moving to the country, especially because it means that she will finally be able to get a pet. She chooses Boots, an orange kitten with four white paws, and the two of them become inseparable. Then Suzanne has to start at her new school. Boots tries following Suzanne...
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Best in Snow

April Pulley Sayre · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Discover the wonderful world of snow with this companion to the celebrated Raindrops Roll!

With gorgeous photo illustrations, award-winning author April Pulley Sayre sheds sparkly new light on the wonders of snow. From the beauty of snow blanketing the forest and falling on animals'...
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Ferocious Fluffity: A Mighty Bite-y Class Pet

Erica S Perl · Harry N Abrams
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Mr. Drake's second grade class has a new class pet. Fluffity appears to be a cute and docile hamster - but the kids soon discover that she is not the cuddly pet they expected. From the moment her cage door opens, Fluffity becomes FEROCIOUS - biting and chasing everyone down the hall and into...
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Snappsy the Alligator

Julie Falatko · Viking
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Snappsy the alligator is having a normal day when a pesky narrator steps in to spice up the story. Is Snappsy reading a book ... or is he making CRAFTY plans? Is Snappsy on his way to the grocery store ... or is he PROWLING the forest for defenseless birds and fuzzy bunnies? Is Snappsy...
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The Princess in Black and the Hungry Bunny Horde

Shannon Hale · Candlewick Press, 2016.
Format: Print book

It's a case of monstrous cuteness as the Princess in Black encounters her biggest challenge yet: a field overrun by adorable bunnies.

Princess Magnolia and her unicorn, Frimplepants, are on their way to have brunch with Princess Sneezewort, an occasion Frimplepants enjoys...
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Give Bees a Chance

Bethany Barton · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

From the author-illustrator of Children's Choice Book Award Winner I'm Trying to Love Spiders: a plea to please give bees a chance!Not sure whether to high-five bees or run away from them? Well, maybe you shouldn't high-five them, but you definitely don't have to run away...
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Is That Wise, Pig?

Jan Thomas · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Cow and Pig are helping Mouse make a delicious soup, but Pig keeps trying to add ingredients that don't make sense!

Mouse is making a yummy pot of soup and Cow and Pig are helping add ingredients. Mouse adds four tomatoes, Cow adds five potatoes, and Pig adds ... six galoshes?! Is that...
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A Small Thing . . . but Big

Tony Johnston · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Lizzie and her mom go to the park. That's where Lizzie meets an elderly man and his companion, Cecile, a dog about her size.

But Lizzie is afraid of dogs, so she'll have to rely on her new friend to help her take things one step at a time.

Getting over your fears may seem...

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Pete the Cat and the Surprise Teacher

James Dean · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean brings readers in for a big school surprise in Pete the Cat and the Surprise Teacher.

When Pete goes to school, he finds out his teacher is out sick and the substitute teacher is . . . his mom! It's up to Pete to teach the teacher...

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Happy Dreamer

Peter H Reynolds · Orchard Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

In his Scholastic debut, picture book and creativity guru Peter Reynolds brings us a universally poignant celebration of the colorful spectrum of what it means to dream and the many ways to find happy!While the world tells us to sit still, to follow the rules, and to color inside the lines,...
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Never Take a Shark to the Dentist:

Judi Barrett · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 34
Format: Print book

There are many things you should never, ever, ever do.

Like sit next to a porcupine on the subway (ouch!) . Or hold hands with a lobster (double ouch!) . Or take a shark to the dentist (triple ouch!) .

Bestselling author JUDI BARRETT and imaginative illustrator...
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My Kite is Stuck! and Other Stories

Salina Yoon · Bloomsbury
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Continuing in this exciting paper over board reader format, award-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon's early readers are perfect for fans of bestselling series like Elephant & Piggie, Ballet Cat, and Pig in a Wig.Loud and in-charge Big Duck, quiet and clever Little Duck,...
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Henry and Mudge and the Funny Lunch

Cynthia Rylant · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This year Henry and Mudge are out to make the best Mother's Day lunch ever. It has to be juicy, crunchy, and perfect for family sharing. When they select a gorgeous golden pineapple, the menu is shaping up to be anything but dull. Dad is helping them carve something almost too pretty...
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