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Bubbles . . . Up!

Jacqueline Davies · Katherine Tegen Books
Format: Hardcover

An everyday visit to the pool transforms into an unforgettable celebration of the water in this remarkable picture book from Jacqueline Davies, the award-winning author of children's classic The Lemonade War, and Sonia Sánchez, the illustrator of Meg Medina's Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving...
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Oh Look, a Cake!

J.C. McKee · Clarion Books
Format: Hardcover

When Sloth and Lemur come across a giant, mouth-watering cake, they can't believe their luck. Sloth wonders if they should tell the others, but Lemur is pretty sure they shouldn't. As Sloth lists each friend one by one, Lemur is ready with excuse after excuse as to why it's...
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No Pants!

Jacob Grant · Viking Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Pablo and his dad are ready for a great day. It's party day! A cookout with the whole family. All they need to do is get ready. Eat breakfast. Brush teeth. Put on pants. And they'll be ready to go! Only Pablo has another idea: No Pants!Suddenly it's looking as if party time...
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The Worm Family Has Its Picture Taken

Jennifer Frank · Anne Schwartz Books
Format: Hardcover

Emma is excited for her worm family to have their portrait taken. But when she sees her other friends' portraits, she gets discouraged. "We had the most beautiful smiles," Ellie the Chipmunk squeals. Abigail the Cat meows, "I looked gorgeous with my big poufy hair."...
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Bedtime for Bad Kitty

Nick Bruel · Roaring Brook Press
Format: Hardcover

It's bedtime in the Bad Kitty household but Kitty does not want to go to bed.She doesn't want to brush her teeth.She doesn't want to put on her bunny pajamas.She doesn't want to use the potty.What she wants to do is:Finally, when she runs out of ideas (and energy) and is promised...
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The Bruce Swap

Ryan T. Higgins · Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

Bruce is a bear who struggles with fun. When Bruce says no to fun one too many times, Nibbs, Thistle, and Rupert secretly wish Bruce was more fun. And the geese secretly wish for sandwiches. The next morning, all their wishes come true. Bruce is cheerful. Bruce is adventurous. Bruce has pizzazz...
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Halal Hot Dogs

Susannah Aziz · little bee books
Format: Hardcover

Musa has the perfect idea for his special Jummah treat, but things don't go according to plan. Will Musa be able to get a yummy Jummah treat for his family?Every Friday after Jummah prayer at the masjid, Musa's family has a special Jummah treat. They take turns picking out what...
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Atticus Caticus

Sarah Maizes · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

Atticus Caticus,ears like a bat-tat-ticus!Snap your fingers to the beat as a boy introduces us to his beloved (and oh-so-recognizably feline) cat. Whether Atticus is lying in the sun or stealing a sip from a water glass, sharpening his nails on a favorite chair or settling in for the night...
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How to Apologize

David LaRochelle
Format: Hardcover

Wouldn't the world be a better place if everyone knew how to apologize? Luckily, this humorous guidebook is full of practical tips about when, why, and how to say you're sorry. From a porcupine who accidentally popped his friend's balloon to a snail who was running so fast he stepped...
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The Octopus Escapes

Maile Meloy · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

of The Apothecary series comes a poignant, lyrical tale about nature's great escape artist.The octopus is happy in his undersea cave until one day, a diver captures him and takes him to live in an aquarium. The humans give him food and tests that look like toys. But every day is the same,...
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