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Jack

Tomie dePaola · Nancy Paulsen Books
Format: Hardcover

Beloved author-illustrator Tomie dePaola's take on traditional "Jack tales" - in which a young hero ventures out to seek his fortune and gains it through luck or pluck - is perfect for preschoolers. His hero's reward is a wealth of animal friends who increase in number...
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Jake at Gymnastics

Rachel Isadora · Nancy Paulsen Books
Format: Hardcover

Caldecott Honor winner Rachel Isadoras irresistible illustrations of enthusiastic toddlers will have budding gymnasts jumping for joy. Jake and his diverse group of friend love their action-packed gymnastics class, where they stretch, tumble, balance, turn somersaults and so much more....
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A Book of Babies

Il Sung Na · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

When the flowers begin to bloom and the world starts turning green, animals everywhere are born . . .including the noisy ducklings! From the creator of A Book of Sleep and Snow Rabbit, Spring Rabbit comes a beautiful book of baby animals. Travel with the curious duck and visit babies...
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It Wasn't Me: A Hueys Book

Oliver Jeffers · Penguin Group USA
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

What's all the arguing about? There are plenty of Hueys to go around in this hilarious story from the #1 bestselling illustrator of The Day the Crayons Quit!The Hueys are back! Oliver Jeffers' jelly bean-shaped creatures may look the same, think the same, and even do the same things,...
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A Perfect Place for Ted

Leila Rudge · Candlewick Press
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

A little dog named Ted sets out to find his perfect place, but no matter where he goes, he doesn't stand out. Will anyone ever notice Ted?Ted has lived among the dogs at the pet store for as long as he can remember. But there are so many dogs there, nobody ever chooses Ted. So he decides...
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Putting the Monkeys to Bed

Gennifer Choldenko · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

A hilarious story that shows kids that they can get themselves to sleep at bedtime! Sam is never ready to go to sleep at bedtime. There are always more questions to ask Mama, more books to read . . . not to mention the monkeys! Sam's rambunctious trio of toy monkeys would much rather...
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Bear and Bee Too Busy

Sergio Ruzzier · Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

When Bear asks Bee to roll down the hill with him, Bee is too busy. Bee is too busy to lie in the sun and splash in the water, too. And by the time Bee asks Bear to watch the moon with her, he is too sleepy! Poor Bear. Poor Bee. Nothing is fun without your best friend beside you, but luckily...
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Now

Antoinette Portis · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This is my favorite cloud. . .because it's the one I am watching.This is my favorite tree. . .because it's the one where I'm swinging.This is my favorite tooth. . .because it's the one that is missing.Follow a little girl as she takes you on a tour through all of her favorite things,...
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No Nap! Yes Nap!

Margie Palatini · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Mama says, NAP.Baby says, NO NAP!Baby wants to CLAP, DRINK, READ....Anything but NAP!Margie Palatini brings her signature humor to this rollicking sing-song read-along, inviting readers on a fast-paced chase through every room in the house as we follow Mommy on her quest to settle Baby...
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Counting Chickens

Polly Alakija · Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

Tobi has a hen, and his friends each have their own animals, too. The other animals give birth to their babies: one calf, two lambs, three kids, four kittens, five puppies and six piglets. But Tobi?s hen sits on the seven eggs she laid, waiting . . . and waiting . . . and waiting.At last,...
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Not Friends

REBECCA BENDER · Pajama Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Giraffe and Bird are not friends. Not even a little bit. The bird pesters the giraffe with his face-making, feather-pruning, and disgusting eating habits. The giraffe annoys the bird with his bad breath, ear-swatting, and lack of respect for personal space. Of course they are always fighting....
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Hooray for Birds!

Lucy Cousins · Candlewick
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In an exuberant display of color, Lucy Cousins invites little ones to imagine themselves as brilliant birds.Birds of all feathers flock together in a fun, rhyme-filled offering by the creator of Maisy. From the rooster's "cock-a-doodle-doo" at dawn to the owl's nighttime "tuwit,...
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Skunk on a String

Thao Lam · Owlkids Books Inc., 2016.
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

In Skunk on a String, we meet a skunk who has been tied to the tail of a balloon. Try as he might, the persistent critter can't get anyone to untie him. In this wordless story, he is shooed and swatted through a bustling parade, past the windowpanes of the city's apartment buildings with...
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Princess! Fairy! Ballerina!

Bethanie Deeney Murguia · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

When three friends gather for a playdate, they have to decide: Will they play princess, fairy, or ballerina? It's the perfect setup for a royal, magical, graceful, and very cute standoff, with a delightful (and slightly damp) ending. (We'll say only this: Keep your eye on the frog.)...
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Where's the Party?

Ruth Chan · Roaring Brook Press, 2016.
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Georgie the cat loves throwing parties for his friends. All his parties have balloons, lights, delicious cake, and most importantly, everyone has an unforgettable time.One day, Georgie decides to throw the ultimate bash, so he puts on his party hat and races through the city to invite...
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