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How to be a T. Rex

Ryan North · Dial Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

An upROARiously funny take on following your wildest dreams, from the bestselling creator of Dinosaur Comics

Being a regular old human is kind of a drag. That's why Sal is not going to be a teacher or doctor or lawyer when she grows up. She is going to grow up to be an awesome...
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Mira's Curly Hair

Maryam Al Serkal · Lantana Pub
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Mira doesn't like her hair. It curls in the front. It curls in the back. It curls everywhere! She wants it to be straight and smooth, just like her mama. But then something unpredictable happens . . . and Mira will never look at her mama's hair the same way again! A delightful celebration...
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Decorative Card Crafts

Annalees Lim · Windmill Books
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Decorative cards are a great way to celebrate any occasion, and when readers have a hand in making them, the occasion becomes much more special! This high-interest crafting guide teaches readers how to create decorative cards for birthdays, Christmas, Diwali, Hanukkah, Valentines Day, Eid-Ul-Fitr,...
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Pizza-pie Snowman

Valeri Gorbachev · Holiday House
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

This funny story has charming ink-and-watercolor paintings and endearing characters.

One snowy day, Pinky is heading to town to get a pizza for himself and his mother. He must run quickly so he doesn't forget: mushrooms, mozzarella cheese, fresh tomatoes, onions and peas....

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No More Noisy Nights

Holly L Niner · Flashlight Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Who is making so much noise and how will Jackson ever get to sleep? Despite some silly, sleepy mistakes, genteel Jackson finds a fun and quiet activity for each of his noisy neighbors. He finally gets a great night's sleep - and discovers three new friends in the morning. Cozier than a mole...
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Over on the Farm

Marianne Collins Berkes · Dawn Publications
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A counting book in rhyme presents various farm animals and their offspring, from a mother hen and her "little chick one" to a mother pig and her "little piglets ten." Includes related facts and activities.
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Being Honest

Rebecca Pettiford · Jump!, Inc.
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

In Being Honest, beginning readers will learn about all the ways they can practice truthfulness. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they discover how they can build character by being honest.
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Rules in Class

Dwayne Hicks · PowerKids Press
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

It's the first day of school! Abby is excited to meet her new teacher, Mr. Bauer, and learn all about her new classroom. The first day is a big day to learn the rules of the classroom. Readers and young listeners will follow along as Abby and her friends learn how to behave in class,...
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A Place to Call Home

Ellen Lawrence · Ruby Tuesday Books
Format: Hardcover

Introduces some of the place people across the globe call home, including boats, apartments, and huts.
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The White House: A Pop-Up of Our Nation's Home

Robert Sabuda · Orchard Books, 2016.
Pages: 12
Format: Print book

In this spectacular pop-up guide to the White House by bestselling paper engineer Robert Sabuda, readers can take a tour behind the scenes of the office of the executive branch and the residence of the president and his family.Travel through time as you open each spread and discover the North...
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The fuzzy, furry hat

Étienne Delessert · Creative Editions
Format: Print book

A lonely bear who lives in a magical tree provides shelter for countless animals in his fuzzy, furry hat as they all withstand a deluge and become forever friends.
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The Book No One Ever Read

Cornelia Funke · BREATHING Books
Pages: 36
Format: Print book

What if books want to be read as much as we want to read them? This is certainly true of our young hero in THE BOOK NO ONE EVER READ. Morry, a young book, is tired of standing still on a shelf amid dignified first editions, and yearns for the excitement of sharing his story with a child....
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Hair

Pete Jenkins · Rourke Pub Group
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Hey, what?s that growing out of the top of my head? It?s my hair. Learn all about different kinds of hair and how people wear it. Everyone?s hair is different but everyone?s hair is special!
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DK Readers L1: The LEGO Movie: Calling All Master Builders!

Helen Murray · DK Children
Format: Hardcover

Who are the Master Builders? Do they have what it takes to stop an evil LEGO® tyrant from ending the LEGO world? This all-new Level 1 reader from DK's levelled reading program follows the adventures of The LEGO® Movie, assembling in February 2014. DK Readers are a multi-level...
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Farm Fresh Fun #2

Veera Hiranandani · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 89
Format: Paperback

"Gently humorous black-and-white illustrations pair nicely with the text. With all the foodies out there, this delightful series deserves a long shelf life ... and many more courses."--Kirkus Reviews"Fans of Junie B. Jones and Judy Moody . . . will enjoy this."--School...
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