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A Hop Is Up

Kristy Dempsey · Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Wiggly, giggly preschoolers will love the action in this picture book with its catchy sequence of movements and directions -- hop up, bend down, spin round, jump over -- that are endlessly fun! A young boy and his energetic puppy take a walk in their neighborhood, where they encounter and interact...
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Chicago Cubs ABC

Brad M Epstein · Michaelson Entertainment
Format: Book

Chicago Cubs ABC is the ultimate alphabet book for every young Cubs fan! A is for at-bat (Ryne Sandberg) , F is for the Friendly Confines, I is for Ivy on the outfield wall and, of course, W is for Billy Williams and Wrigley Field. Toddlers will love learning their letters with all the great...
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When's My Birthday?

Julie Fogliano · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In this enthusiastic celebration of all things BIRTHDAY, acclaimed author Julie Fogliano and award-winning illustrator Christian Robinson bring you the perfect birthday book! Join our excited narrator as she lists all the things that will make her birthday the BEST birthday.when's my birthday?...
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Early Bird

Toni Yuly · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Early Bird wakes up before the sun. She is hungry. What will she have for breakfast?With language that emphasizes action words, this is a fun story for morning, nighttime, any time.
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Deep Deep Sea

Frann Preston-Gannon · Pavilion; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

A gorgeous new concept board book featuring colors, counting, and underwater animals Descend into the depths of the sea! And meet along the way one blue whale (spouting at the surface of the water), two green turtles, three grey dolphins, four yellow seahorses, five red starfish, and 100 colorful...
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Show Me Happy

Kathryn Madeline Allen · Albert Whitman & Company
Format: Hardcover

Show me happy. Show me helping. Show me sharing when we play. Show me NOISY, Show me quiet. Show me putting things away. From the team that created A Kiss Means I Love you, this new book of engaging photos will "show" early learners simple actions and concepts that all children...
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The Bear's Sea Escape

Benjamin Chaud · Chronicle Books (CA)
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

More adventures await The Bear's Song's Little Bear and Papa Bear. When the bears seek warmth from their chilly perch atop the Paris Opera House, Little Bear is mistaken for a toy bear and whisked away . . . to a tropical island! Papa Bear sets out on a frenzied journey to find...
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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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I Know a Bear

Mariana Ruiz Johnson · Schwartz & Wade
Format: Hardcover

In this touching, hopeful story that reads like a modern classic, a young girl befriends a bear in the zoo. He comes from far, far away, a place he calls the Land of the Bears, where the food is sweet and the land is vast. It is a wondrous home, where the rivers are like bathtubs and naps...
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Where's Mommy?

Beverly Donofrio · Schwartz & Wade
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times Best Illustrated BookIn this companion to the acclaimed picture book Mary and the Mouse, the Mouse and Mary, Maria Marys daughter and Mouse Mouse Mouses daughter are looking for their mothers. Theyre not in their bedrooms, their car and cart are still in the driveway, and they...
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The Animals' Santa

Jan Brett · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When Big Snowshoe tells Little Snow that the animals' Santa is coming with presents for everyone, Little Snow wants to know who he is. The animals say they have never seen him. Maybe he's a badger, a moose, a polar bear, or a wolf, they tell him. But this spunky little rabbit...
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Me And My Fear

FRANCESCA SANNA · Flying Eye Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Introducing a companion picture book to the award-winning picture book, The Journey, from rising star Francesca Sanna.When a young immigrant girl has to travel to a new country and start at a new school, she is accompanied by her Fear who tells her to be alone and afraid, growing bigger...
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Terrific Trains

Dennis Shealy · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Exposing children to a diverse range of literary and informational texts, the Core Concepts program helps develop important literacy and cognitive skills necessary to meet many of the Common Core State Standards. Few travel by trains today, but kids regardless are fascinated by the freight...
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I Am Famous

Tara Luebbe · Albert Whitman & Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Kiely knows she is famous! The paparazzi (her parents) follow her every move, documenting with cameras. It's exhausting being famous, but someone has to do it! She even gets to perform a big song at her grandfather's birthday. When she messes it up, she's worried she's lost her audience...
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A Seed Needs Sun

Kate Riggs · Creative Editions; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

This durable title offers up fun, foundational introductions to a plant's life cycle that are sure to fascinate every early learner. Simple, rhythmical text introduces each part of the plant, highlighting the the plant's needs for enabling growth. Detailed illustrations, meanwhile,...
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