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The Scariest Book Ever

BOB SHEA · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 40
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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Marigold Bakes a Cake

Mike Malbrough · Philomel Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Mo Willems' Don't Let the Pigeon... series. Baking the perfect cake is how Marigold spends Mondays. Being messy, noisy, and disruptive in Marigold's kitchen are how one finch, two pigeons, and three loons spend their Mondays!Marigold the cat loves Mondays, for that...
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Go Go Gorillas: A Romping Bedtime Tale

PATRICK WENSINK · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Ever wonder who the life of the safari is? It's go-go-gorillas!All safari guide Jungle Jed wants is for the gorillas to go to sleep, but after they brush their teeth and comb their fur, it's an all-out jungle boogie, complete with baby gorilla doing the robot.Brought to life with colorful...
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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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If I Had a Little Dream

Nina Laden · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A Spring 2017 Indie Next Selection Nina Laden's warm and lyrical picture book sees and appreciates through a child's eyes how fortunate we are to live in the world we do.Celebrate the wonder of the world in this reassuring picture book about the joy, love, and beauty that is part of each...
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This Bear's Birthday

Alyssa Satin Capucilli · Henry Holt
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

It's Bear's birthday, and he's determined to prepare for his party all by himself. Who can get dressed, pick apples, and make peanut butter and honey sandwiches without (much) help from Mama and Papa? This bear can! Then Bear finds out there are some things that can't be done. But with...
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Whobert Whover, Owl Detective

JASON GALLAHER · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Help Whobert Whover, Owl Detective, keep his woods safe in this hilarious who-who-dun-it.What happened to Perry the Possum? Whobert Whover, Owl Detective, is on the case! Did Debbie the Duck whack Perry with her wicked wings? Or did Freddie the Frog soak Perry in his sickening slime? And what...
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Blue Ethel

Jennifer Black Reinhardt · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Ethel is old, she is fat, she is black, and she is white. She is also a cat who is very set in her ways...until the day she turns blue! BLUE ETHEL is an adorable story written and illustrated by Jennifer Black Reinhardt, showing readers that being different can be a good thing.A Margaret...
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Jack and the Beanstalk and the French Fries

Mark Teague · Orchard Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

FEE FI FO FUM!When Jack trades the family cow for a handful of magic beans, he gets more beans than he ever expected or wanted. It's bean porridge for breakfast! Bean salad for lunch! Bean chowder for dinner! It doesn't take long before Jack is tired of eating nothing but beans--no matter...
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The Antlered Ship

Dashka Slater · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

An inquisitive fox sets off on a seafaring voyage with a crew of deer and pigeons in this enchanting tale of friendship and adventure.Marco the fox has a lot of questions, like: how deep does the sun go when it sinks into the sea? And why do birds have such lizardy feet? But none of the other...
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Out!

Arree Chung · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

After a long day, everyone is ready to settle down -- except the baby. When Jo Jo, the family dog, checks on him, she discovers this baby wants OUT.Escaping his crib, he sets off on a nighttime romp, leaving a trail of domestic destruction in his wake. It's up to Jo Jo to keep the baby...
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In the Middle of Fall

Kevin Henkes · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Everything is yellow, red, orange.Everything is chilly, frisky, gusty.Everything is changing, turning.It's the middle of Fall.Can you see it?Can you taste it?Can you smell it?Can you imagine it?
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Monkey Brother

Adam Auerbach · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A clever and surprising tale of sibling rivalry and unconditional love from an Ezra Jack Keats Honor Award winner.Little brothers can be a handful. They're wild and messy. They follow you everywhere and they love to copy everything you do. But what if your little brother was a monkey? Would...
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The 5,000 Friends of Veronica Veetch

JEAN HANSON · Bailiwick Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Precocious Veronica Veetch is worldly beyond her years. She talks about opera and oysters. She fences, ballroom dances, and ties nautical knots. When her classmates decide she's too snooty to be their friend, Veronica invites them to her house to embark on an around-the-world trip....
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Ghost Cat

Eve Bunting · Sleeping Bear Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Miss Maggie McCullen has been the keeper for the Port Carrick lighthouse for many years. She has never missed a night, keeping the big light going. And while the people in Port Carrick are grateful to her, they worry about her lonely life at the lighthouse. But they don't know that...
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Tyrannosaurus Rex vs. Edna the Very First Chicken

Douglas Rees · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Tyrannosaurus Rex wants breakfast. He stomps and he roars and he gnashes his teeth -- and he scares all the other dinosaurs right out of the forest. Only Edna, the very first chicken, is unafraid. She won't let that bully T. rex push her around! But will Edna's mighty beak and terrible...
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Barnaby Never Forgets

PIERRE COLLET-DERBY · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Meet Barnaby, an unforgettable bunny (with a few blind spots) !Barnaby has a very good memory. He remembers to brush his teeth and feed his grasshoppers, and he always, always remembers when it's ice-cream night. So how can someone with such a good memory forget something so important?...
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My Very Own Space

Pippa Goodhart · Flying Eye Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A little rabbit is trying to read his book in peace, but there's so much going on around him! Maybe he needs some space just for himself. . .With minimal text accompanying beautiful and sweet illustrations, this charming picture book explores ideas of personal space and sharing in a way that...
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Hello Goodbye Dog

Maria Gianferrari · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

For Zara's dog, Moose, nothing is more important than being with his favorite girl. So when Zara has to go to school, WHOOSH, Moose escapes and rushes to her side.Hello, Moose!Unfortunately, dogs aren't allowed at school and Moose has to go back home.Goodbye, Moose. But Moose...
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Things to Do with Dad

Sam Zuppardi · Candlewick Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Can a young boy figure out how to turn an obstacle into an opportunity in this nearly wordless picture book?A morning of fun with Dad takes a turn for the boring when a long to-do list interferes. At first content to let Dad cross things off his list, the boy in the story soon realizes...
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