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Monster Boogie

Laurie Berkner · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Laurie Berkner, "the queen of children's music" (People) , pairs the lyrics of her infectious hit song with Ben Clanton's whimsical illustrations in this groovy and adorable picture book - a must-have for fans of Laurie, dancing, and all things monstrous!I'm the biggest...
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The Weaver

Qian Shi · Andersen Press USA
Pages: 32
Format: Print Length

Stanley is a spider, a weaver and a collector. On his web he collects seeds, twigs, leaves and all kinds of precious things he cannot name. Stanley is very proud of his collection, but what can one tiny spider do when it is washed away? In this stunning, deceptively simple and thoughtful...
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Dude!

AARON REYNOLDS · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Aaron Reynolds, the author of Nerdy Berdy and Creepy Carrots! teams up with Dan Santat, the Caldecott-winning illustrator behind The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend to create the hilarious, gnarly summer adventure picture book, Dude!Dude! You have to read this book.It's totally...
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The Hopping Hero

John Sazaklis · DC Super-Pets; Reprint edition
Format: Book

SOBEK the evil crocodile is on the loose! Luckily, HOPPY is close by. With the powers of six species, this heroic hare will wipe the smile from SOBEKs face and bounce the reptile raider back to the bayou.,
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Disney Kingdoms: The Haunted Mansion #1

Joshua Williamson · Graphic Novels
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

When a ghostly woman appears to Danny urging him for help, he enters the haunted mansion and is asked to help the spirits trapped inside. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Spotlight is a division of ABDO.
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Nothing Happens in This Book

Judy Ann Sadler · Kids Can Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Reader, don't waste your time with this book. ?You might as well stick it back on the shelf,? the narrator warns. ?Or toss it under your bed. You don't need to read it because it looks like nothing happens in this book.? But, wait, he's spotted something. There's a trumpet...
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Phones Keep Us Connected

Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld · HarperCollins
Pages: 37
Format: Hardcover

With colorful illustrations and engaging text, Phones Keep Us Connected is a fascinating look into the science, technology, and history of how phones work!Before telephones were invented, there was no way for you to sing "Happy Birthday" to your friend if she wasn't in the room...
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Geronimo Stilton and the Kingdom of Fantasy #3: The Amazing Voyage

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic
Pages: 287
Format: Hardcover

Holey cheese! Join Geronimo as he returns to the Kingdom of Fantasy for a third amazing adventure!In this 320-page, full-color hardcover adventure, Geronimo returns to the Kingdom of Fantasy when he learns that the Kingdom has fallen under an endless, freezing winter and the Queen of the Fairies...
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Mind-Blowing Physical Science Activities

Angie Smibert · Capstone Press
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Educational, easy-to-do physical science activities that will show young readers more about the field of physical science. Using simple, easy to find materials, these activities will help readers better understand gravity, states of matter, density, and more!
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Not Quite Narwhal

Jessie Sima · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of Uni the Unicorn and Gaston, this heartwarming and adorable debut picture book tells the story of a young unicorn who was born under the sea to a family of narwhals.Growing up in the ocean, Kelp has always assumed that he was a narwhal like the rest of his family. Sure,...
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Friends Stick Together

Hannah E Harrison · Dial Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A touching and timeless story about finding friendship in unlikely places from the award-winning creator of Extraordinary JaneRupert is a rhinoceros of refined sensibilities. Levi, the new tickbird in class, is not. He burps the alphabet, tells corny jokes, and does really embarrassing...
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Little Worlds

Ge?raldine Collet · Magination Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A little world is any place where a child's imagination is free to blossom. This book shows a diverse group of children in their own self-constructed little worlds as they explore and play freely, develop their own identities, and learn to understand others. Includes a "Note to Parents...
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Mr. Monkey Bakes a Cake

Jeff Mack · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

Curious George meets Mr. Bean in this adorable new picture book series from author-illustrator Jeff Mack that follows the loveable Mr. Monkey on his wacky adventures. Mr. Monkey bakes a cake. He can't wait to win a ribbon But first he has to carry it to the contest. What could possibly...
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My Family Four Floors Up

Caroline Stutson · Sleeping Bear Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This friendly, rhyming story follows a child and her father--as well as their cute pets, a puppy and a cat--through the day. From morning ritual to bedtime story (and all the fun in between!) , life in the fourth floor walk up and on the city streets and parks below is sweet and filled...
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Animal Ark: Celebrating our Wild World in Poetry and Pictures

Kwame Alexander · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

A howling wolf, a stalking tiger, a playful panda, a dancing bird - pairing the stunning photography of National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore with the delicate poetry of Newbery award-winning author Kwame Alexander, this lush picture book celebrates the beauty, diversity, and fragility...
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