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The Bear Ate Your Sandwich

Julia Sarcone-Roach · Alfred A Knopf
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Bear meets sandwich, adventure ensues. . . . A sly classic-in-the-making for fans of Jon Klassen, Peter Brown, and Mo Willems. By now I think you know what happened to your sandwich. But you may not know how it happened. So let me tell you. It all started with the bear . . . So begins...
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Me and Mr. Fluffernutter

Jennifer Gray Olson · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From the creator of Ninja Bunny comes a new story about a little girl and her beloved cat, who learn that friendship is the best compromise of all. A little girl and her cat, Mr. Fluffernutter, are best friends. They do everything together, all the time. But what happens when Mia wants...
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Rain Forest Colors

Janet Lawler · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Hardcover

Yellow spiders! Blue butterflies! Green lizards! Get little kids started on learning with a color concept book that will knock their little socks off! It features their favorite animals that illustrate 10 basic colors. Lyrical text is sprinkled with "Did You Know?" animal facts....
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Ladybug Girl and Her Papa

David Soman · Dial Books
Pages: 12
Format: Board book

Perfect for Father's Day or any day, this board book from the New York Times bestselling Ladybug Girl series celebrates Lulu's bond with her dad and pairs perfectly with Ladybug Girl and her Mama Join Lulu and her papa as they spend a perfect day together. They take a hike complete...
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Bus! Stop!

James Yang · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Few words are needed in this inventive and fun transportation adventure!"Bus! Stop!" a boy yells, as his bus pulls away one early morning. He must wait for the next bus. But the next one does NOT look like his bus at all. And neither does the next one, or the next. At first, the boy is annoyed....
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Penguin and Pumpkin

Salina Yoon · Bloomsbury USA
Pages: 40
Format: Book

When Penguin and Bootsy plan a field trip in search of Fall, Penguin's little brother, Pumpkin, wants to come. Pumpkin is heartbroken to find out he's too little to go, and when Penguin tries to say good-bye, his brother is nowhere to be found! At the farm, all the pumpkins Penguin sees...
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Celebrating Earth Day

M J York · The Child's World
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Engage readers with a story of celebrating Earth Day. Readers are introduced to Earth Day activities, such as planting trees or cleaning up litter. Additional features include a table of contents, phonetic glossary, index, and sources for further research. A kid-friendly project inspires...
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World of Reading: Sofia the First Blue-Ribbon Bunny: Level 1

Disney Book Group · Disney Pr
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

When the Village Faire holds a Best Pet Contest, Sofia and Clover decide to enter together to win the blue ribbon and a ride on a parade float. The other kids in the kingdom bring unique and talented pets--they seem much more special than a bunny from the forest. Should Sofia choose the fanciest...
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Mama Lion Wins the Race

Jon J Muth · Scholastic Press
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

Start your engines: The race is on! And Mama Lion and Tigey are off -- with their cool goggles and snazzy sports car! Racing teams gather from far and wide for this madcap race. But who will take home the big trophy? Will it be the playful Flying Pandinis? The mischievous Knitted Monkey...
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Ducks Away!

Mem Fox · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Count along with Mother Duck as her ducklings try to waddle across the bridge. When a sudden gust of wind sweeps one of Mother Duck's ducklings into the river, she doesn't know what to do. With four ducklings on the bridge and one below, Mother Duck is torn as to which way to go. Suddenly,...
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United States Capitol

JULIE MURRAY · ABDO KIDS
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Readers will learn about the United States Capitol, from when it was built to who works there and what takes place there. The title is complete with historical and modern images, bolded glossary terms, a More Facts page, and a picture glossary. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated...
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Hector the Collector

Emily A Beeny · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"A sweet and child-sensitive addition to any picture-book collection." -- Kirkus ReviewsWhen Hector comes across an acorn, he discovers a love for collecting them in all shapes and sizes.They were all different.They were all the same.They were all beautiful.One day his teacher...
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Curious George and the Rocket

Margret Rey · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2016.
Pages: 20
Format: Print book

This lively story captures George's adventure of becoming the first space monkey from the classic Curious George Gets a Medal.
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Ten Orange Pumpkins: A Counting Book

Stephen Savage · Dial Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Spooktacular  -- Daily CandySavages spirited rhymes no pun intended make this an ideal readaloud for younger Halloween celebrants.          --Publishers Weekly starred reviewThe landscapes Savage creates have a softness and gentle humor that will capture the imaginations of young...
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