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The Discovery of Ramen: The Asian Hall of Fame

Phil Amara · Immedium
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The new series Asian Hall of Fame shows how some unique and cool things were originally created in Asia.In the debut adventure, the cute red panda named Dao guides the school kids Ethan and Emma back in time to discover how ramen was made!As Dao spices up history, children learn fun facts,...
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Lots More Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing.

Judi Barrett · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From the bestselling duo behind Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs comes the long-awaited sequel to Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing, which shows us a hilarious new group of animals that shouldn't, ever ever ever, dress like humans.Everyone knows that snakes and billy goats and walruses...
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Big Bunny

Rowboat Watkins · Chronicle Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Once upon a time there was a book about . . .MONSTERS!No.SPACE ALIENS?Nope . . . a BUNNY!A GIANT SCARY TRUCK-EATING BUNNY?!?Um . . . well, maybe it was a tiny bit big.From the curious mind of Rowboat Watkins comes a ginormously imaginative story that is as funny as it is philosophical....
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Hello Hello

Brendan Wenzel · Chronicle Books
Pages: 52
Format: Hardcover

This gorgeous follow-up to the Caldecott Honor-winning They All Saw a Cat explores another aspect of seeing the world for young children. Beginning with two cats, one black and one white, a chain of animals appears before the reader, linked together by at least one common trait. From simple...
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I Am a Cat

Galia Bernstein · Abrams Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A simple housecat named Simon encounters some bigger cats: Lion, Puma, Panther, Tiger, and Cheetah. Each of the big cats has something to say about Simon not being "cat" enough. According to them, he just doesn't measure up. He doesn't have Lion's mane or Cheetah's spots. He doesn't...
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A Hippy-Hoppy Toad

Peggy Archer · Schwartz & Wade
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From the illustrator of the award-winning Sophie's Squash comes a rollicking read-aloud featuring a very tiny toad who gets displaced as animals--and humans--brush past him on the road.In the middle of a puddlein the middle of a roadon a teeter-totter twigsat a teeny-tiny toad. Snap!...
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There Was an Old Mermaid Who Swallowed a Shark!

Lucille Colandro · Cartwheel Books
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

There was an old mermaid who swallowed a shark. I don't know why she swallowed a shark, but it left no mark!Scholastic's bestselling Old Lady is starring in a brand-new adventure series that will make you laugh AND learn! In this new spin-off, the Old Lady turns into an Old Mermaid, travels...
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Honey

David Ezra Stein · Nancy Paulsen Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This sweet companion to David Ezra Stein's award-winning Leaves celebrates the joy of savoring something you love.Bear is ravenous when he wakes up from his winter sleep and has one thing on his mind: honey! Alas, it is too soon for honey, so Bear tries hard to be patient. The world...
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The Baby Beebee Bird

Diane Redfield Massie · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

It is nighttime at the zoo. The animals are asleep. All is still, until. . . beebeebobbibobbi beebeebobbibobbi beebeebobbibobbi beebeebobbibobbi The baby beebee bird, new to the zoo, is singing his song. . .ALL NIGHT LONG! Nothing the animals do or say will stop him. Until, that is, they...
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There's a Tiger in the Garden

LIZZY STEWART · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A gorgeous and imaginative debut picture book by author/illustrator Lizzy Stewart, perfect for fans of Emily Hughes, Peter Brown, and Julie Morstad. There's nothing to do at Grandma's house and Nora refuses to believe any outlandish tales of dragonflies as big as birds, grumpy polar...
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The Funeral

Matt James · Groundwood Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Norma and her parents are going to her great-uncle Frank's funeral, and Norma is more excited than sad. She is looking forward to playing with her favorite cousin, Ray, but when she arrives at the church, she is confronted with rituals and ideas that have never occurred to her before....
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Marlo and the Dinosaurs

Christopher Browne · Balzer Bray
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Inspired by the author's rescue pit bull, this follow up to Marlo is another stunning oversized picture book with a playful seek-and-find element for readers to pore over. Perfect for fans of Aaron Becker's Caldecott Honor-winning book Journey and parents who loved Jurassic Park....
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Truck Full of Ducks

Ross Burach · Scholastic Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Did you call for a truck full of ducks? Bernie is on the road to make a duck delivery when one of the ducks EATS the directions. Oh no! How will he find his customer? Join the flock on this wacky call-and-response ride to find out just WHO ordered a truck full of ducks -- and why! Ross...
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Be a Good Dragon

Kurt Cyrus · Sleeping Bear Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When Enzo the dragon catches a cold, it's no mere sniffle. No indeed! His coughs and sneezes set fields aflame and barns on fire. The villagers are fleeing their farms and the townsfolk are up in arms. What's a poor fire-sneezing dragon to do? As it turns out, a royal magician has just...
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Petra

Marianna Coppo · Tundra Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

The humorous adventures of an irresistible little rock who finds herself in constantly changing circumstances, Petra is a picture book that celebrates the power of perspective and believing in yourself.Petra is a little rock who believes she is a mighty mountain . . . until a dog fetches...
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Beyond the Fence

Maria Gulemetova · Child's Play International
Pages: 36
Format: Hardcover

Piggy lives in a large house with Thomas. Thomas knows exactly what Piggy needs. But a chance meeting with a wild pig changes everything, and Piggy finds out what lies outside the four walls, beyond the fence. A gentle book about freedom and friendship.
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Watch Out for Muddy Puddles!

Ben Faulks · Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Watch out for muddy puddles!Because you never really know ... what there might be lurking down in the depths below.Have you ever thought about what could be in the world below the surface of puddles? Join in as one boy finds that some are very, very deep; some are teeming with particularly...
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Twilight Chant

Holly Thompson · Clarion Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A lyrical exploration of the transition between day and night and of the animals who thrive during this special time.As day slips softly into night, sharp eyes catch glimpses of the special creatures who are active at dusk. Lyrical text and lush art capture the richness and life of this...
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I'm a Duck

Eve Bunting · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Sometimes it takes a lot to get your webbed feet wet! An adorable picture book makes a splash with a satisfying story about conquering your fears.I cannot swim, and that is bad. A landlocked duck is very sad. One day, an egg rolled out of a nest and right into a deep pond. Now that egg is a little...
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Pignic

Matt Phelan · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

It's a perfect day for a pignic! A blue sky. A shady tree. A bright kite. And a full picnic basket. Four little pigs and their parents head outside to enjoy a beautiful day. With a little help from some new (and unexpected) friends, they climb trees, fly kites, and enjoy a delicious...
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Get On Your Bike

Joukje Akveld · Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Pages: 30
Format: Hardcover

An inviting book about resolving conflictsBobby and William aren't quite sure how the argument started, but it escalates until William gets so frustrated he tells Bobby to leave. Bobby does just that, hopping on his bike and furiously riding away. As he travels through the city and into...
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The King of Bees

Lester L Laminack · Peachtree Pub Ltd
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Henry can't wait until he can have a bee-suit of his own so he can help his Aunt Lilla with the sister bees. Day after day as Henry observes his Aunt Lilla work with the beehives on their Lowcountry farm, he becomes fascinated with her bee suit and her ability to communicate with the bees....
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A Fire Truck for Chuck

Annika Dunklee · Owlkids
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

At a yard sale with his mom, among the toys for sale, Chuck spots a fire truck. It only costs a buck -- what luck! Mom buys Chuck the truck, and he loves everything about it. At home, he plays with it nonstop: in the sandbox, the yard, and the mud. But after bath time, once Chuck is squeaky...
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Farmer Falgu Goes to the Market

CHITRA SOUNDAR · Karadi Tales Picturebooks
Pages: 30
Format: Paperback

Farmer Falgu is on his way to the market with eggs, onions and tomatoes loaded on his cart. During the rickety road ride, unexpected things happen. What does he encounter on the way?
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Can I Be Your Dog?

Troy Cummings · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A heart-tugging dog adoption story told through letters--deeply sincere and almost desperate pleas for a forever home--from the dog, himself!This picture book shares the tale of Arfy, a homeless mutt who lives in a box in an alley. Arfy writes to every person on Butternut Street about what...
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They Say Blue

Jillian Tamaki · Abrams Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In captivating paintings full of movement and transformation, Tamaki follows a young girl through a year or a day as she examines the colors in the world around her. Egg yolks are sunny orange as expected, yet water cupped in her hands isn't blue like they say. But maybe a blue whale...
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The Snuggly

GLEN HUSER · Groundwood Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Todd knows that his baby sister's snuggly is good for keeping things close and safe, so when he wears it to school one day, it seems like a great idea to use it to carry things for his friends. On the walk to school, Todd makes room for a treasure box, then a book, a snack, a stray...
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Can Somebody Please Scratch My Back?

Jory John · Dial Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A hilarious take on helping others and self awareness from New York Times bestselling author Jory John and comic artist sensation Liz ClimoPersnickety Elephant has an itch--a big one--and he can't reach it! While he isn't above asking for a little help, no one is up to the task....
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Ducks Away!

Mem Fox · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Count along with Mother Duck as her ducklings try to waddle across the bridge. When a sudden gust of wind sweeps one of Mother Duck's ducklings into the river, she doesn't know what to do. With four ducklings on the bridge and one below, Mother Duck is torn as to which way to go. Suddenly,...
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Sleep Train

JONATHAN LONDON · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A perfectly pitched bedtime story and counting book for sleepy train lovers, illustrated in dramatic 3D sculptures!A little boy climbs into bed with a book and starts counting the train cars in it, between the engine and caboose. "Ten sleepy cars going clickety-clack," reads the refrain....
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Bark Park!

Trudy Krisher · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Come along and play with all of the dogs at Bark Park in this exuberant rhyming picture book that's a treat for animal lovers of any age.Welcome to Bark Park! There are dogs running and dogs relaxing, dogs riding and dogs sliding, dogs with a buddy and dogs getting muddy - all before...
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A Dog With Nice Ears: Featuring Charlie and Lola

LAUREN CHILD · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Beloved siblings Charlie and Lola are back - on a quest to find Lola's version of the perfect dog, which seems suspiciously un-doglike.At the moment, all Lola can talk about is dogs. She says she would like one more than anything you could think of. "More than a squirrel or an actual...
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I Got It!

David Wiesner · Clarion Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Three-time Caldecott winner and bestseller David Wiesner works his visual magic in this near-wordless account of the most suspenseful, nerve-wracking few seconds in a baseball game.David Wiesner brings his trademark artistry and rich imagination to the iconic American game of baseball....
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People Don't Bite People

Lisa Wheeler · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Lisa Wheeler and Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator Molly Idle remind overeager little biters that biting is for food in this hysterical read-aloud picture book. Learning good behavior has never been so fun!It's good to bite a carrot. It's good to bite a steak. It's bad to bite...
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Don't Blink!

Amy Krouse Rosenthal · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This interactive book may seem to be on your side, reluctant sleeper -- but it's truly a bedtime book in disguise! New from New York Times bestselling author and illustrator Amy Krouse Rosenthal and David Roberts!Here's how it works: if you can avoid getting to the end of this book,...
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