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Blueberry Queen

Marci Peschke · Picture Window Books
Format: Book

Its time for the annual Blueberry Festival, and Kylie Jean just knows she'd be the perfect Blueberry Queen.,

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Be Glad Your Dad...

Matthew Logelin · Little
Pages: 40
Format: Book

Be glad your dad is not a dog, because he would lick your face to say hello "Most of the time, you're glad your dad is your dad, until he gets grouchy, bossy, or just totally gross. Then you wish you could swap him for something else. But be careful what you wish for, because...

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Otis and The Kittens

Loren Long · Philomel Books
Pages: 40
Format: Book

On the farm where Otis the tractor lives, it hasn't rained in a long time and farmers all over the valley have grown anxious with water in such short supply. One hot afternoon, when Otis and his friends are resting beneath the shade of the apple tree, Otis spots something moving...

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The Notebook of Doom #6: Pop of the Bumpy Mummy

Troy Cummings · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

In this sixth book, Alexander's class goes on a field trip to the history museum. The students have been learning about the legend of the bumpy mummy in class. But then Alexander thinks he sees the REAL bumpy mummy walking around!

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When the Cousins Came

Katie Yamasaki · Holiday House
Pages: 32
Format: Book

A multicultural family story that celebrates kindness and differences. Lila is excited for her cousins Takeo and Rosie to visit. They're going to ride bikes, paint, and camp together! But when the cousins arrive, everything's wrong: Rosie and Takeo are better painters than Lila,...

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Mad, Mad Bear!

Kimberly Gee · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 40
Format: Book

Bear is very, very, very MAD! Will he ever feel better? Find out in this sweet and silly picture book about toddler tantrums that little ones - and their caretakers - are sure to relate to.

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National Geographic Readers: Dinosaurs

Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

There's nothing more fascinating than dinosaurs. In this Level 1 reader, youngsters learn all about the terrifying giants that once roamed the Earth—maybe even as close as their own backyard!

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Switching on the Moon: A Very First Book of Bedtime Poems

Jane Yolen · Candlewick; First Edition edition
Format: Book

From the hoot of an owl to the horns of the city, from children giggling in the bath to the hushed notes of a lullaby, here is an exquisite anthology that captures the universal poetry of bedtime.

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My Brother Charlie

Holly Robinson Peete · Scholastic Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

From bestselling author and actress Holly Robinson Peete--a heartwarming story about a boy who happens to be autistic, based on Hollys son, who has autism.Charlie has autism. His brain works in a special way. Its harder for him to make friends. Or show his true feelings. Or stay safe. But as his big sister...
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Minette's Feast: The Delicious Story of Julia Child and Her Cat

Susanna Reich · Harry N. Abrams
Format: Hardcover

Minette's Feast introduces the iconic American chef Julia Child to a new audience of young readers through the story of her spirited cat, Minette, whom Julia adopted when living in Paris. While Julia is in the kitchen learning to master delicious French dishes, the only feast Minette...
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