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Mother's Day

Ann Heinrichs · Childs World
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

The second Sunday in June is a time to celebrate mothers and all those who are like mothers. This book discusses the origins of Mother's Day and explains how songs, poems, and food can prove useful in showing our appreciation for mothers, stepmothers, aunts, grandmothers, and sisters.
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The Crocodile Who Didn't like Water

Gemma Merino · NorthSouth (NY)
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

Meet a most unusual crocodile! Everybody knows that crocodiles love water, but this little crocodile is different - he doesn't like it at all! He tries to his best to change, but when attempt at swimming causes a shiver then a sneeze - could it be that this little crocodile isn't a crocodile...
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Splat the Cat Makes Dad Glad

Rob Scotton · HarperCollins
Format: Paperback

Join Splat the Cat in New York Times bestselling author-artist Rob Scottons hilarious beginning reader about field day. When Dads team loses a soccer game, Splat decides to cheer up his dad by entering them in a father-son six-legged race at the Cat School Picnic. The race doesnt go the way Splat...
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Heidi Heckelbeck Is the Bestest Babysitter!

Wanda Coven · Little Simon
Format: Hardcover

Heidi Heckelbeck wants to prove she can make it in the babysitting business, but shell need a little magic and a lot of help from her friends! Heidi Heckelbeck is eager to start babysitting, but her mom doesnt think shes old enough yet. To prove shes ready to be responsible, Heidi teams...
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Pete The Cat And The Lost Tooth

James Dean · Turtleback Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

While he is helping the Tooth Fairy on a busy night, Pete the Cat easily finds Callie's and Alligator's lost teeth under their pillows, but cannot find Gus the Platypus'.
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Skylanders Universe Chronicles

DK Publishing · DK CHILDREN
Format: Hardcover

Jump into the Skylanders Universe™ with Skylanders Universe™: The Skylander Chronicles featuring the Skylanders characters from all three video games including Skylanders SWAP Force™. Learn about your favorite Giants and Skylanders, swapped or not, and travel through Skylands...
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Completely Clementine

Sara Pennypacker · Disney Hyperion, 2015.
Pages: 178
Format: Print book

Summer is coming, and Clementine is not ready. She is not ready to start speaking to her father again, because she's still mad at him for eating meat. Instead, she has to express her sadness by giving him drawings of animals she knows would not want to be somebody's dinner. Then...
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Birthday gone wrong

Meg Greve; Sarah Lawrence · Rourke Educational Media
Pages: 48
Format:  Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats

Jocelyn and Kami have been best friends ever since they could play in the mud. Even though they don t always agree or like the same things, these two have done everything together. When Kami s parents go out of town for business on her birthday, Jocelyn knows just how to cheer her up: a birthday...
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Tiny Goes Back to School

Cari Meister · Penguin Young Readers
Format: Print book

Tiny is not obeying. He wont come when Elliot calls him, and he rolls over when he tells him to sit. Looks like somebody needs to go back to school! Cari Meister uses simple language in this new level 1 reader to instill confidence in beginning readers. And because of that, it is a book...
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Please, No More Nuts!

JONATHAN FENSKE · Penguin Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

These silly squirrels are feeling a bit too nutty!The same squirrels of We Need More Nuts! have been eating nothing but nuts ever since--and now they're sick of them! Nuts in milkshakes, nuts in stew, nuts in pancakes. How will they ever be able to get rid of them all? Unless, of course,...
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Stop Feedin' da Boids!

James Sage · Kids Can Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

When Swanda first moves to Brooklyn from the country, she misses the wildlife she left behind. But not for long. "Oh, look! What dear little birds!" Swanda says to her dog when she notices all the pigeons outside her apartment. "Come, Waldo, we'll get them a bird feeder...
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Du Iz Tak?

Carson Ellis · Candlewick
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

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Judy Moody and Friends: Stink Moody in Master of Disaster

Megan McDonald · Candlewick Press (MA)
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

Stink takes a star turn - and helps stave off cosmic calamity - in a new Judy Moody & Friends adventure just right for newly independent readers.Look up! Look out! A comet is coming, a comet is coming! Stink is camped out in the backyard with his sister, Judy, and he can't wait...
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Rocket the Brave!

TAD HILLS · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Kids are learning to read with Rocket! Tad Hills, the #1 New York Times bestselling author, is back with another easy-to-read story featuring the beloved dog Rocket, this time about overcoming fear and being brave.Rocket, the star of the New York Times bestselling picture books How Rocket...
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And What If I Won't?

Maureen Fergus · Owlkids Books
Format: Hardcover

When Benny's mother asks him to put his dirty plate in the sink, he responds by asking: "What would you do if I said no?" Her answer is predictable, but not enough for Benny, whose "what if?" line of questioning continues as he dreams up increasingly naughty behavior:...
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