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Baby Bear's Book of Tiny Tales

David McPhail · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

Great for fans of the Little Bear series, this collection of four sweet stories of friendship and discovery makes a perfect new baby gift.
This collection of simple, short, and irresistibly sweet stories about Baby Bear finding things--and figuring out what to do with them--includes...
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Lucia the Luchadora

Cynthia Leonor Garza · POW!
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Lucía zips through the playground in her cape just like the boys, but when they tell her "girls can't be superheroes," suddenly she doesn't feel so mighty. That's when her beloved abuela reveals a dazzling secret: Lucía comes from a family of luchadoras, the bold and valiant...
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Daddy Depot

Chana Stiefel · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Come to Daddy Depot: The Dad Megastore! From Acrobats to Zookeepers, we have the perfect dad for you! Exchange your old dad for a brand-new one . . . TODAY!Lizzie loves her dad, but he tells the same old jokes, falls asleep during story time, and gets distracted by football while Lizzie...
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Rumble Grumble . . . Hush

Yannis Hadzigeorgiou · Schwartz & Wade
Pages: 40
Format: Library Binding

Where the Wild Things Are meets Chicka Chicka Boom Boom in this emotionally satisfying picture book tailor-made for reading aloud, which celebrates creativity and the power of imagination.In a spare, lyrical text, young listeners and readers will follow a little boy through his day, from...
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Ladybug Girl's Day Out with Grandpa

Jacky Davis · Dial Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Ladybug Girl and Grandpa visit the museum in the New York Times bestselling series' latest picture book! Lulu wants to learn everything, but she discovers that sometimes you have to slow down to appreciate the wonder of what's around you.

When Lulu and Grandpa visit...
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Lines

SARVINDER NABERHAUS · Little Simon
Pages: 30
Format: Board book

This beautifully illustrated board book shows readers how lines make up a whole: a whole square, house, town, city, and universe!Line, Lines Square, Squares Town Line, Lines Circle, Circles Go round Think beyond shapes. Beyond colors. Beyond letters and numbers. With poetic text and beautiful...
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Windows

JULIA DENOS · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Walking his dog at dusk, one boy catches glimpses of the lives around him in this lovely ode to autumn evenings, exploring your neighborhood, and coming home.

Before your city goes to sleep, you might head out for a walk, your dog at your side as you go out the door and into the almost-night....
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Charlie's Boat

Kit Chase · G. P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Best friends really are the best when they use their imaginations to help each other. Charlie, Oliver, and Lulu love to play outside together. One fine day they all go fishing, but Charlie doesn't have much fun - all he can catch are sticks. Next, they build little boats and have a race,...
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The Secret of Black Rock

Joe Todd-Stanton · Flying Eye Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Erin loves to lie on the jetty, looking for the weirdest fish in the sea - the weirder, the better! And she knows the best ones must be further out, where her mum won't let her go . . .Out there in the deepest sea lies the Black Rock: a huge, dark and spiky mass that is said to destroy...
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Spunky Little Monkey

Bill Martin · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Sleepy little monkeys everywhere will clap, stomp, shake, and cheer -- while chanting this rhythmic, energetic dance song based on a popular playground game. And as they move their heads, hands, hips, and feet -- everyone will be bursting with clapping energy -- and ready to start a new day!...
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The Princess and the Pea

Chloe Perkins · Little Simon
Pages: 24
Format: Board book

The classic story of "The Princess and the Pea" gets a fresh twist in this Russian spin on the beloved fairy tale!The classic tale of a princess and a pea gets a fresh twist in this fourth book of the Once Upon a World board book series. With Russia as the backdrop, and stunning...
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The Only Fish in the Sea

Philip Christian Stead · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Did you hear about little Amy Scott? She got a goldfish for her birthday and then just threw it in the ocean! That doesn't seem right.

I guess Sherman and Sadie will have to go save little Ellsworth (every fish deserves a proper name) on their own. They'll need:

A boat
Fishing...

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Sheep in a Shop

Nancy E. Shaw · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 28
Format: Board book

The lovable sheep are off to the store in search of the perfect birthday gift in this latest in the sheep board book series of rhymed read-alouds.
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A Thousand Billion Things

Loic Clement · words & pictures
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Every day presents us with a wide range of choices including what to have to breakfast, what to wear and what to do in our spare time. Even deciding which piece of homework to tackle first presents a challenge. But when night comes and it's time for bed, what choice is there but to lie in the dark...
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Caring for Your Lion

Tammi Sauer · Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

What happens when you expect an itty-bitty kitty . . . but get a lion instead? It's kitten delivery day, but - SURPRISE. Congratulations on your new LION! We know you ordered a kitten, but we ran out of those. Fortunately, the big cat comes with instructions - like, try very hard NOT to look...
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