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Say Zoop!

HERVE TULLET · Chronicle Books
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

PRESS HERE, MIX IT UP!, LET'S PLAY! and now SAY ZOOP! Collect all four interactive books from Hervé Tullet!Make some noise! Shout "OH!" Whisper "oh!" Say "Zoop"? Yes! "Zoop!" "Zoop!" "Zoop!" The newest book from Hervé Tullet...
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Bang

Leo Timmers · Lerner Publishing Group
Format: Hardcover

From the acclaimed author of The Magical Life of Mr. Renny , this nearly-wordless picture book is guaranteed to make pre-schoolers giggle. Filled with bright colors, car crashes, and animal mix-ups, young readers will delight in every humorous detail!
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Juana and Lucas

Juana Medina · Candlewick
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2017 Pura Belpré Author AwardFans of Judy Moody and Clarice Bean will love Juana, the spunky young Colombian girl who stars in this playful, abundantly illustrated new series.Juana loves many things - drawing, eating Brussels sprouts, living in Bogotá, Colombia, and especially...
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Old Hat

Emily Gravett · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From the creator of Wolves, Dogs, Tidy, and the Bear and Hare series and twice-winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal, Emily Gravett comes a fresh, funny, and punchy picture book about the futility of fads and the joy of learning to be yourself.Harbet had a hat. His Nana had knitted it for him when...
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Elmore

Holly Hobbie · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The creator of the Toot & Puddle series brings us Elmore--the warmhearted porcupine sure to steal the hearts of a new generation of Holly Hobbie fans!Elmore is a porcupine desperate to make friends. But it is hard to seek closeness with others when you're covered with spikes that shoot...
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Que Sucede En Primavera?/What Happens in Spring?

Alex Appleby · Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2014.
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

After a cold winter, spring is an exciting season no matter where you live. Young readers learn about the science behind spring in simple, easily accessible text presented in both English and standard Latin-American Spanish. Readers will explore the growth of new plants, animals coming...
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A Seed is the Start

Melissa Stewart · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 31
Format: Library Binding

Beautiful photography and lyrical text pair with comprehensive picture captions in award-winning author Melissa Stewart's story about the surprisingly diverse world of seeds. Learn all about the plant cycle, from how seeds grow, the fascinating ways they travel, and what it takes for a seed...
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Rodent Rascals

Roxie Munro · Holiday House
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

What is the smallest rodent in the world? What is the biggest? How long can rodents live? How do they find mates? In this wonderfully detailed new book from an award-winning author, life-sized illustrations of rodent species from around the world accompany simple, thorough text describing...
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Jimmy the Joey: The True Story of an Amazing Koala Rescue

Susan Kelly · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Book

This warm and inspirational photographic picture book for ages 4 to 8 is a compelling and uplifting true story, with a sweet message about coping with loss that draws attention to an important and threatened wild animal. Jimmy is an adorable baby koala whose tender tale is sure to strike...
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Trucks Line Up

Jon Scieszka · Simon Spotlight; Repackage edition
Format: Print book

Jack truck takes the lead in this Ready to Roll, calling out colors and characteristics. All the trucks of Trucktown line up when it's their turn. But what about Pete? He's not red, or green, or pink, or blue. He doesn't have a scraper or flashers. Once he makes it to the line,...
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Grace for Gus

HARRY BLISS · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Bestselling cartoonist and master visual storyteller Harry Bliss has concocted a delightful, near wordless graphic picture book with nods to famous cartoons, cultural icons, and the secret lives that creative people make for themselves.Grace is the quiet girl in the class. And Gus is the class...
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Rumble of the Coaster Ghost: A Branches Book

Troy Cummings · Branches/Scholastic, 2016.
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches...
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