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Bizzy Mizz Lizzie

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

Lizzie is the busiest, buzziest bee in Hivetown! David Shannon's vivid artwork and Lizzie's endearing efforts to "do it all" will make children laugh aloud at her frantic antics as she juggles school, multiple sports, dance, violin, and art. With charm and determination, she longs...
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Draw the Line

KATHRYN OTOSHI · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Draw the Line is a powerful picture book about forgiveness from Kathryn Otoshi, author of the bestselling book One.When two boys draw their own lines and realize they can connect them together -- magic happens! But a misstep causes their lines to get crossed.Push! Pull! Tug! Yank!Soon their...
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How to Find an Elephant

Kate Banks · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

What to do on a dull gray day? Head into the wilds and look for an elephant. You will need a pair of binoculars, a blanket, a flute, some food, a little imagination, and a lot of curiosity. Look and listen closely, because elephants can be anywhere. And watch out, because if you're...
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The Little Reindeer

Nicola Killen · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

An enchanting Christmas story about a magical yet unlikely friendship between a little girl and a lost reindeer, lovingly told and illustrated with red foil highlights and interactive die cuts.When a jingling sound wakes her from her sleep, a little girl's dreams come true when she meets...
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Llama Llama and Friends

ANNA DEWDNEY · Penguin Young Readers Licenses
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Anna Dewdney's best-selling picture book series is now a Netflix original animated series! This charming title introduces readers and viewers to Llama, his Mama, and all of their friends who appear on the show.
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Monkey: Not Ready for Bedtime

MARC BROWN · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

It's time to go to bed . . . but Monkey is NOT ready. Acclaimed author and illustrator Marc Brown (Arthur) offers a fun and reassuring story about bedtime. Every night at bedtime, it's the same problem. . . . Monkey puts on his pajamas. He brushes his teeth. He makes sure his favorite...
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Red and Lulu

MATT TAVARES · Candlewick
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Separation and miles cannot keep a determined cardinal from his loved one in an ode to serendipity and belief that is destined to be a new Christmas classic.Red and Lulu make their nest in a particularly beautiful evergreen tree. It shades them in the hot months and keeps them cozy in the cold...
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Rufus Blasts Off!

KIM GRISWELL · Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"My name is Rufus Leroy Williams III. And I am ready to blast off.""NO PIGS IN SPACE." Rufus the Pig has already sailed the seven seas on a pirate ship. Now he dreams of the Moon, the stars, and Mars! So he bids his mateys goodbye and reports for duty at the space center....
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Small Walt

Elizabeth Verdick · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A tiny snowplow determined to prove his worth battles a blizzard in this supremely charming story in the tradition of Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel and The Little Engine that Could.My name is Walt, I plow and I salt. They say I'm small, but I'll show them all. Small Walt and his driver,...
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Winter Dance

Marion Dane Bauer · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Snow is coming, and it's time to get ready! The squirrel gathers nuts, the geese soar south, and the snowshoe hare puts on its new white coat. But what should the fox do? Each animal advises the fox that its own plan is best, but the fox thinks otherwise - yet it's not until he meets...
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