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Stop That Yawn!

Caron Levis - Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Pack your toothbrushes, but leave your pajamas and pillows behind for this one-of-a-kind bedtime story from Ida, Always author Caron Levis and bestselling illustrator LeUyen Pham. And whatever you do ... DON'T YAWN!Gabby Wild has had enough of bedtime. Yawn, curl, snuggle,...
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The Scariest Book Ever

BOB SHEA - Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

Reader beware! This is the scariest book ever! Or so claims its melodramatic ghost narrator. You can go ahead and turn the page, but don't expect him to come with you. Anything might pop out of that black hole in the middle of the forest. What do you mean it's just a bunny? Well, it's probably...
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Squeak the Mouse Likes His House

Pat Schories - Holiday House
Format: Hardcover

The illustrator of the best-selling Biscuit books has created an adorable mouse who inhabits a Borrowers-like world.To a tiny creature like Squeak, a sneaker can become a bed, a toy can become a vehicle, and a few crumbs can become a meal. Readers will be fascinated by the contrast in scale...
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Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #6: Amelia Bedelia Cleans Up

Herman Parish - Greenwillow Books
Format: Hardcover

In the sixth book in the New York Times-bestselling chapter book series about the childhood of America's favorite housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia and her friends clean up a vacant lot in their neighborhood and build a clubhouse for explorers. Short, fast-paced chapters, tons of friends...
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The Broken Ornament

Tony DiTerlizzi - Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

When a beloved ornament breaks, will it ruin the holidays or save them? New York Times bestselling author and Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi offers a brand-new Christmas story that is sure to be a holiday classic.Jack wants this to be the best Christmas ever,...
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A Book for Escargot

Dashka Slater - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

In A Book for Escargot, the standalone sequel to Escargot--written by award-winning author Dashka Slater and illustrated by Sydney Hanson--we follow a funny and charming French snail through a library to find the book of his dreams.Bonjour! It is moi, Escargot, your favorite French snail.Today...
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The Book Hog

Greg Pizzoli - Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

The Book Hog loves books-the way they look, the way they feel, the way they smell-and he'll grab whatever he can find. There's only one problem: he can't read! But when a kind librarian invites him to join for storytime, this literature-loving pig discovers the treasure that books...
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Beauty and the Beast: The Enchantment

Disney Book Group. - Disney Pr
Format: Print book

This 8x8 storybook with foil is filled with film stills and features a beautiful scene from the Walt Disney Studios' film, Beauty and the Beast.
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Snowiest Christmas Ever!

Jane Chapman - Tiger Tales
Format: Hardcover

Bear cubs Button and Mungo are so excited for Christmas! Theyre especially happy when just before bed they see that its snowing. I wish it would snow forever, Button tells Papa. It snows all night, and suddenly, theres too much snow! It blows in through the mail slot, comes in through the window,...
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We're All Wonders

R. J. Palacio - Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

The unforgettable bestseller Wonder, soon to be a major motion picture, has inspired a nationwide movement to Choose Kind. Now parents and educators can introduce the importance of choosing kind to younger readers with this gorgeous picture book, featuring Auggie and Daisy on an original...
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