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Oh, Dylan

Tracey Corderoy · Good Books
Format: Book

Dylan duckling and his three sisters are off to the pond for their very first swim. "Hold on to the daisy chain, then you won't get lost," says Mummy duck. But Dylan has other ideas…
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Red and Lulu

MATT TAVARES · Candlewick
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Separation and miles cannot keep a determined cardinal from his loved one in an ode to serendipity and belief that is destined to be a new Christmas classic.Red and Lulu make their nest in a particularly beautiful evergreen tree. It shades them in the hot months and keeps them cozy in the cold...
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My First Soccer Game

Alyssa Satin Capucilli · Simon & Schuster Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Simple text and photographs help young readers learn all about playing soccer in this Pre-level 1 Ready-to-Read.It's the first day of soccer practice, and it's going to be great! In this Pre-level 1 Ready-to-Read by Alyssa Satin Capucilli, beginning readers will learn that soccer...
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Valentine Surprise

Corinne Demas · Walker Childrens
Format: Paperback

It’s only a week until Valentine’s Day, and Lily wants to make the perfect heart-shaped valentine for Mommy. But every time she cuts out a heart, it’s either too pointy, too round, or too skinny. As the days go by, Lily tries again and again, and when Valentine’s...
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Plume

ISABELLE SIMLER · Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Pages: 42
Format: Hardcover

In this lovely book, young readers are introduced to a variety of beautiful birds, from the familiar chicken to the exotic ibis. But lurking in the background of every page is a cat, who also seems very interested in the birds. With its funny illustrations and engaging concepts, this clever...
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Twelve Terrible Things

Marty Kelley · Tricycle Press
Format: Hardcover

At last, a grown-up brings to light some of the awful, horrible things kids must endure. A brother's smelly socks, a jump off the high-dive, or a sloppy kiss from a great-aunt--hey, childhood isn't without peril. In-your-face graphic paintings paired with droll text will have readers...
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The Smallest Snowflake

Bernadette Watts · NorthSouth
Format: Hardcover

The smallest snowflake longs for a home, and while her snowflake friends journey to far off destinations she finds her place in life, too, as the inspiration for an artist. When Spring finally comes the smallest snowflake knows that she has fulfilled her destiny.,
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Beep Beep

Petr HorácÃŒ?ek · Candlewick Press
Pages: 16
Format: Print book

Hop in! The bold illustrations and playful sound words in these two board books with die-cut pages will beckon to preschoolers who love things that go.When a family piles into a bright yellow car to drive to Grandma's house, they go BROOM, BROOM through the town; VROOM, VROOM along...
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A Child's Good Night Book

Margaret Wise Brown · HarperCollins; Reissue edition
Format: Hardcover

Night is coming and small things without words are going to sleep . . . sleepy bunnies, sleepy birds, and sleepy children, too, are getting under their covers. Jean Charlots illustrations are first-rate. —NYT. Barbara Bader called this 1943 book, now restored to its original size and format,...
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The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau

Dan Yaccarino · Knopf Books for Young Readers; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Jacques Cousteau was the worlds ambassador of the oceans. His popular TV series brought whales, otters, and dolphins right into peoples living rooms. Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to the man behind the snorkel.From the first moment he got a glimpse...
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Red Wagon

Renata Liwska · Philomel
Format: Hardcover

All Lucy wants to do is play with her brand-new, bright red wagon. But her mother has other plans for her-and the wagon. Lucy must go to the market and buy vegetables for dinner. Lucy doesnt want to do chores! But she sets off for the market nonetheless, hauling her red wagon with her....
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The Potty Train

David Hochman · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

The Potty Train is coming! All aboard! Time to say good-bye to diapers and take the journey to Underpants Station. Are you ready? Let's chug away on the Potty Train!...
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Fox in Socks (Beginner Books)

Dr. Seuss
Format: Paperback

This classic Dr. Seuss Beginner Book features silly tongue twisters that will have readers of all ages giggling with glee. When a fox in socks meets Knox in a box, you know that hilarity will ensue. Add chicks with bricks (and blocks and clocks) and you’re sure to get your words twisted...
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