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How Do Dinosaurs Choose Their Pets?

Jane Yolen · The Blue Sky Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"Can I keep it? It's so cute!" Brimming with laugh-aloud humor, enormous dinosaur children surprise their parents by bringing home a wild menagerie of highly unusual pets! What would happen if your child walked in the door with a pet tiger? Or an elephant, boa constrictor, zebra,...
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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 puddle
in the middle of a road
on a teeter-totter...
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Hill & Hole Are Best Friends

Kyle Mewburn · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Hill and Hole were best friends. Hill likes being a hill, and Hole likes being a hole, but sometimes they wonder what it would be like to swap places. Maybe Mole and Wind can help?
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Send for a Superhero!

Michael Rosen · Candlewick Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Comic-book action meets picture-book adventure in this exciting and funny new outing from beloved author Michael Rosen and illustrator Katharine McEwen. Tune in as a father reads his children a bedtime story about the exploits of two villains, Filth and Vacuum, and their wicked plan to suck...
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Owl Bat Bat Owl

MARIE-LOUISE FITZPATRICK · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Can two very different families find their space in the world together? A wonderful wordless picture book offers stylish art, humor, and charm.

A mother owl and her three little owlets live happily on their branch. That is, until the bat family moves in. The newfound neighbors (owls...
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Beautiful Hands

Bret Baumgarten · Blue Dot Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This colorful concept book reveals an illustrative surprise and reading delight with every turn of the page. Little hands can do so many wonderful things: plant ideas; stretch imaginations; and reach for dreams. Parents and educators will enjoy sharing the word play with young readers....
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How to Give Your Cat a Bath: in Five Easy Steps

Nicola Winstanley · Tundra Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In this hilarious and clever "how-to," a little girl and a know-it-all narrator are thwarted by a cat who refuses to take a bath. The perfect read-aloud for fans of Snappsy the Alligator and Interrupting Chicken.

Step one: fill the bath
Step two: put the cat in the bath
Step...
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Papa Seahorse's Search

Anita Bijsterbosch · Clavis Publishing Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Daddy Sea horse lost one of his ten baby sea horses. He looks behind the coral, in the shell and underneath the rocks. But he mostly finds other animals. Can you count them? And can you find the tenth baby sea horse? A funny search and count (and lift-the-flap) book about daddy Sea horse...
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Give Me Back My Book!

Travis Foster · Chronicle Books
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

This book is full of wonderful WORDS and beautiful PICTURES! And it's EXCITING! And it's FUNNY! It might be the BEST BOOK EVER - if we could decide whose book it is. Redd and Bloo explore the way a book is made and accidentally build a friendship, too, in this tale told only in dialogue....
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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly!

Lucille Colandro · Cartwheel Books
Format: Book

The bestselling Old Lady series finally delivers its own version of the original, classic song: THERE WAS AN OLD LADY WHO SWALLOWED A FLY!It's the Old Lady as you've never seen her before! Now she's swallowing animals from the classic story...to create a home full of lovable...
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Every Cowgirl Goes to School

Rebecca Janni · Dial Books
Format: Hardcover

Nellie Sue is a true cowgirl with an imagination the size of Texas, and she is looking forward to a great school year. But when new girl Maya sits next to her best friend, Anna, and she finds her new desk is sandwiched between the rough and wild J-Twins, and a mysterious cow picture lands...
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Sleep Tight, Charlie

Michae?l Escoffier · Princeton Architectural Press
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

It's been a busy day, and Charlie, like any tired rabbit, is ready for bed. He arranges his slippers and glass of water, finds his teddy bear, and checks to make sure there are no monsters under the bed. But just as he drifts off to sleep, TAP TAP TAP, a loud noise outside the window, wakes...
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I'm Afraid Your Teddy Is In Trouble Today

JANCEE DUNN · Candlewick
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

What do your toys do when your back is turned? Mischief - and a bit of wish fulfillment - are in play when a ringleader teddy bear throws a very memorable party.Have you ever wondered what stuffed animals do while their companion humans are at school? What if a teddy bear invited all his stuffed...
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Old MacDonald Had a Boat

Steve Goetz · Chronicle Books LLC
Pages: 44
Format: Print Length

Old Mac and Mrs. Mac are at it again! This time, these DIY-happy farmers wield a host of noisy tools - from hammers to sanders, and even a blowtorch - to soup up their rusty old fishing boat. With a BANG BANG here and a BUZZ BUZZ there, this silly, summery sequel to the wildly popular Old MacDonald...
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Little Red Gliding Hood

Tara Lazar · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Little Red Riding Hood straps on ice skates in this fractured fairy tale! A figure-skating enthusiast, Little Red has worn out her skates and must win a pairs competition to earn new ones. But who will be her partner? The Dish is already skating with the Spoon, and Hansel has Gretel. You won't...
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