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Orangutanka: A Story in Poems

Margarita Engle · Henry Holt
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

All the orangutans are ready for a nap in the sleepy depths of the afternoon . . . all except one. This little orangutan wants to dance! A hip-hop, cha-cha-cha dance full of somersaults and cartwheels. But who will dance with her? Written in bold poems in the tanka style, an ancient Japanese...
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Anna & Elsa #3: A Warm Welcome

Erica David · RH/Disney
Format: Hardcover

Princess Anna, Queen Elsa, Olaf the snowman, and all the stars from Disney Frozen are back in an all-new magical chapter book series perfect for girls and boys ages 6 to 9. Olaf has news for Elsa! He has heard of a summer queen from a summer land with summer magic—someone with similar...
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Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse 20th Anniversary Edition

Kevin Henkes · Greenwillow Books, 2016.
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Hooray For Lilly!Lilly loves everything about school, especially her teacher, Mr. Slinger. But when Lilly brings her new favorite thingsmovie star sunglasses (complete with diamonds) three quarters (shiny ones) a purple plastic purse (it plays lively music when opened) to school,...
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Letter getter! English language arts

Findaway World LLC. · Findaway World

"Letters become a world of play as words and sentences come together for young readers! Practice letter recognition; Learn new sight words and vocabulary; Explore phonics; Improve basic reading skills."--
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Hailey the Hedgehog: Fairy Animals of Misty Wood

Lily Small · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Enter an enchanted world of fairy animal friends!Hailey the Hedgehog is very excited about the Christmas Parade. It's her favorite time of year! But as Hailey flutters around Misty Wood, she meets some fairy animals who are feeling down in the dumps. How can Hailey make them as happy...
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Pete the Cat: Five Little Ducks

James Dean · Harpercollins
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

#1 New York Times bestseller James Dean turns it up in Pete the Cat's cool adaptation of the classic children's song "Five Little Ducks."Fans of Pete the cat will love rocking out to this classic tune with a groovy twist in this low-price hardcover picture book.
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Habitats of the World

Sindy McKay · Treasure Bay

This book features beautiful photographs and fascinating information on all the major animal habitats of our world. Readers will travel through savannas, rainforests, coral reefs, deserts, mountains, swamps, Arctic ice, and much more! It's a stunning tour around the world that helps...
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The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Peter Sís · Frances Foster Books - Farrar Straus Giroux, 2014.
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born in France in 1900, when airplanes were just being invented. Antoine dreamed of flying and grew up to be a pilot -- and that was when his adventures began. He found a job delivering mail by plane, which had never been done before. He and his fellow pilots...
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What I Love About You

Susan Farrington · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A sweet and funny "I Love You" picture book about everything a parent loves about his or her child - from acclaimed artist Susan Farrington.Do you know what I love?So many things! When you smile,When you're brave,When you hold my hand,And a million more things, too many to list,All...
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The Sword in the Stove

Frank W Dormer · Atheneum Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division, 2016.
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Two knights have their dinner plans derailed as they discover object after object in their stove - objects that ominously belong to their missing friend, Harold - in this delightfully slapstick picture book.Someone has put a sword in the stove. Was it Eenie? Was it Meenie? Was it Harold?...
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Daddies Are Awesome

Meredith Costain · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Daddies are awesome! They're warm and delicious.They tickle and hug you and shower you with kisses.Loving and thoughtful, playful and daring, cuddly and caring--daddies are awesome. This gentle rhyming text celebrates the special bond between father and child. Adorable doggy daddy and pup illustrations...
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I Do Not Like Al's Hat

Erin McGill · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

When Herb, a magician's rabbit, gets sick and tired of being pulled out of Abracadabra Al's hat, he quits and sets out to find a new job. A funny and irreverent picture book about standing up for yourself, complete with bright collage art and a healthy dose of friendship. "What a romp!...
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Book buddies

Findaway World, LLC. · Findaway World

"Elementary students will take reading, writing, spelling, phonics, and vocabulary to the next level with these interactive storybooks, challenges, and games. This SuperPack contains 2X as many apps as the standard Launchpad. Discover fun ways to use words; Read along with interactive...
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Stowaway in a Sleigh

C Roger Mader · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

The cat's out of the bag and holiday adventure awaits! When Slipper finds Mr. Furry Boots in her house, she does what any cat would do and investigates. But curiosity gets the best of her when she finds herself on a trip she hadn't planned on taking . . . Join Slipper as she discovers...
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