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Neil Armstrong

Dana Meachen Rau · Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Simple, engaging text and vivid photographs introduce young learners to the most important and influential men and women in history. From presidents, to civil rights leaders, to visionary artists, young readers will learn about how these individuals worked to attain their goals and accomplished...
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Princess Patty Meets Her Match

Charise Mericle Harper · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

One day your prince will come . . .. . . or so Princess Patty was told.But he's taking too long, and she's tired of waiting; so with Miss Loverpuff (her pet starfish) in tow, Patty sets off to find her own happily-ever-after. Along the way, she meets a prince who places leftover...
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The Twelve Days of Christmas

Jane Ray · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

With luminous artwork full of elaborate detail, the acclaimed Jane Ray brings new life to a classic holiday song.In this lushly illustrated interpretation of the familiar Christmas carol, each spread offers surprises for the eye as nostalgic city scenes depict a multiethnic cast of characters...
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Percy's Neighborhood

Stuart J. Murphy · Charlesbridge
Format: Hardcover

Percy helps his dad hang signs for the Neighborhood Fun Run. Along the way, Percy meets the community helpers who make See and Learn City a better place to live, work, and play. Percy is excited to tell the gang about the new friends he met in the neighborhood.
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You Are My Baby: Ocean

Lorena Siminovich · Chronicle Books; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

In a new title in this series of charming and inventive board books, readers will find a little book nestled inside a bigger one Turn the pages to match the baby animals to their parents, and learn some early concepts along the way.,
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Milia's Big Day

Thea Feldman · Meredith Books
Pages: 1
Format: Book

There comes a moment in every zebra's life when it is grown up enough to guard its herd. And for Milia, that day is today. Milia helps keep her herd safe, watches her mother and father, and joins the herd's search for food and water during this very special very big day.
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Walt Disney's Classic Storybook Collection Special Edition

Disney Book Group · Disney Press; 3 edition
Format: Hardcover

The third edition of Walt Disney's Classic Storybook Collection retells some of Disney's best known stories, including Cinderella, Peter Pan, and Lady and the Tramp, as well as some lesser-known but equally charming tales such as Pluto Pup Goes to Sea and The Flying Car. This...
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Guess How Much I Love You: Colors

Anita Jeram · Candlewick; Brdbk edition
Pages: 14
Format: Board book

What a concept! The beloved Nutbrown Hares hop into a new board book, enticing the youngest of readers to explore colors.Is there a color that Little Nutbrown Hare doesn’t like? Here’s a beautiful red flower to sniff, a blue-winged bird to make friends with, yellow daisies to pick,...
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Revenge of the Dinotrux

Chris Gall · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

THE DINOTRUX ARE BACK... AND LOOKING FOR A SNACK!Millions of years ago, DINOTRUX ruled the earth. But in the present day, people rule them! Their rusty fossils have spent decades stuck in a drafty museum surrounded by screaming kids, and now theyre ready to break out and let off some really...
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Alice the Fairy

David Shannon · Blue Sky Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Caldecott Honor artist and bestselling author David Shannon's warm and funny new picture book introduces Alice, a mischievous little girl with a "No, David" nose for trouble and a magic wand.Alice has a nose for trouble, but luckily she's a fairy--a Temporary Fairy. She has a magic...
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Don't Be Afraid, Little Pip

Karma Wilson · Margaret K. McElderry Books; Gift edition
Format: Hardcover

Its the day all baby penguins are going to learn to swim, but Little Pip is afraid.... Nothing scares Little Pip more than the thought of swimming in the deep dark ocean -- she would much rather learn to fly just like other birds do. But soon it comes time for all the young penguins to learn...
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ABC: A Child's First Alphabet Book

Alison Jay · Dutton Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Book

B is for boy . . . but in Alison Jay's ABC, B also stands for basket, beehive,and butterfly. Featuring a simple format and bright paintings, this acclaimed alphabet book is perfect for toddlers. Older readers are encouraged to look and look again as each spread reveals a new perspective...
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The Doghouse

Jan Thomas · HMH Books for Young Readers; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

Mouse, Pig, Cow, and Duck are playing a carefree game of ball when (horror of horrors!) their ball gets kicked into . . . the doghouse. Who will risk a run-in with scary Dog to get it back? Hysterical high anxiety ensues as Mouse volunteers each animal to do the dirty-work - but you'll...
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Let's Go, Hugo!

Angela Dominguez · Dial; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

After conquering his fear of flying, talented artist Hugo the bird makes a new friend and explores his beloved city of Paris.
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