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Winter is coming by Johnston, Tony, 1942-

Winter is coming

Each day, from September through November, brings glimpses of forest animals seeking food in preparation for the onset of winter, from a fox sniffing the last apple on the ground to a flock of wild turkeys that finds nothing.

Sep 17, 2014
While you were napping by Offill, Jenny, 1968-

While you were napping

A child tells an outlandish tale of what took place while a younger sibling was taking a nap.

Sep 17, 2014
When Aunt Mattie got her wings by Mathers, Petra, author, illustrator.

When Aunt Mattie got her wings

When Aunt Mattie dies, best friends Lottie and Herbie console each other and celebrate Aunt Mattie's life by scattering her ashes and preparing her favorite snack--peanut butter and jelly sandwiches (with bananas).

Sep 17, 2014
What there is before there is anything there / A Scary Story by Liniers, 1973- author, illustrator.

What there is before there is anything there / A Scary Story

A boy who is afraid of the dark waits anxiously in bed for the strange creatures that visit him every night to descend from the ceiling, before discovering that even his parents' bed is not safe.

Sep 17, 2014
Wednesday by Bertier, Anne.

Wednesday

"Wednesday is about Little Round and Big Square, two friends that get together to play every Wednesday"--

Sep 17, 2014
Very little red riding hood. by Heapy, Teresa

Very little red riding hood.

Very Little Red Riding Hood's off to her Grandmama's for a sleepover, and she won't let anything stand in her way--not even a wolf.

Sep 17, 2014
Vanilla ice cream by Graham, Bob, 1942- author, illustrator.

Vanilla ice cream

Stowing away in the back of a truck that carries interesting-looking food, a curious young sparrow takes a voyage through the rice paddies of India, across the sea, and into a new city, where he transforms the life of a girl at a cafe´.

Sep 17, 2014
Uni the unicorn by Rosenthal, Amy Krouse.

Uni the unicorn

Uni the unicorn believes that little girls are real.

Sep 17, 2014
Two by Otoshi, Kathryn

Two

Sep 17, 2014
Tuck-in time by Gerber, Carole.

Tuck-in time

At bedtime, a parent carefully checks baby's body from head to toe, encouraging gentle play.

Sep 17, 2014
Three little peas by Rivoal, Marine, author, illustrator.

Three little peas

"The story of two little peas as they explore the world of the garden and set off to become just what they are meant to be"--

Sep 17, 2014
Thomas and friends. Tale of the brave by

Thomas and friends. Tale of the brave

Thomas and his friends face their fears as they encounter giant footprints, myserious shadows, and other strange things on the Island of Sodor.

Sep 17, 2014
The zoo box by Cohn, Ariel, author.

The zoo box

"When Erika and Patrick's parents leave them home alone for the night, they head straight to the attic to explore. When they open a mysterious box, hundreds of animals come pouring out! Soon the town is awash in more and more zoo animals, until Erika and Patrick discover that the tables have been turned... and the animals now run a zoo full of humans!" --

Sep 17, 2014
The way to the zoo by Burningham, John, author, illustrator.

The way to the zoo

Discovering a magical door in her bedroom that leads her to the zoo, a little girl is tempted to bring one little bear back to her room, and then a menagerie of smaller animals, and then a medley of big animals, until pandemonium ensues.

Sep 17, 2014
The very cranky bear by Bland, Nick, 1973- author.

The very cranky bear

On a cold, rainy day in the jungle, four animal friends hide in a cave to play, but unexpectedly meet a very cranky bear trying to nap.

Sep 17, 2014
The sweetest witch around by McGhee, Alison, 1960-

The sweetest witch around

On Halloween, a little witch and her baby sister study humans and their mysterious ways.

Sep 17, 2014
The orchestra pit by Wright, Johanna, author, illustrator.

The orchestra pit

"When a slightly befuddled but surprisingly endearing snake wanders into the wrong pit--the orchestra pit--peculiar things start to happen"--

Sep 17, 2014
The monsterator by Graves, Keith, author, illustrator.

The monsterator

"A boy wishes to be a monster for one day, but doesn't know what he's in for in this picture book with a split-page novelty element"--

Sep 17, 2014
The little moose who couldn't go to sleep - a Maynard Moose tale by Claflin, Willy, 1944- author.

The little moose who couldn't go to sleep - a Maynard Moose tale

Little Moose learns the value of a good night's sleep.

Sep 17, 2014
The leaves on the trees by Wiley, Thom.

The leaves on the trees

Follows a group of children as they enjoy the sights and smells of fall, including the crunchy leaves and those that have changed color. Based on the song "The wheels on the bus."

Sep 17, 2014
The last king of Angkor Wat by Base, Graeme.

The last king of Angkor Wat

Among the ruins of Angkor Wat, Tiger, Gibbon, Water Buffalo, and Gecko accept Elephant's challenge to race to a certain temple to settle their argument over who would have made the greatest king, and at the end Elephant explains how the competition showed each one's strengths and weaknesses. Includes search-and-find illustrations and a brief history of the "City of Temples."

Sep 17, 2014
The heaven of animals by Tillman, Nancy, author, illustrator.

The heaven of animals

"With all of my heart, I believe it is true, that there is a heaven for animals, too. The heaven of animals is a magical place. Angels know every dog's favorite game; cats bask in their own rays of sunshine; horses thunder across the sky. The loss of a pet is heartbreaking. But in the heaven of animals, the love you have for your animal friends lives on. National bestselling author Nancy Tillman's message of comfort will help readers of all ages through the process of grieving and healing."--Ama

Sep 17, 2014
The great Googly Moogly by Dicmas, Courtney, author, illustrator.

The great Googly Moogly

Stella sets out to catch a giant fish of legend, the great Googly Moogly, but wonders what she will do with it when she succeeds.

Sep 17, 2014
The ghosts go haunting by Ketteman, Helen.

The ghosts go haunting

"Verses written to the tune of "The Ants Go Marching" describe an ever-increasing parade of ghosts, witches, and other spooky creatures as they haunt a school on Halloween"--

Sep 17, 2014
The forever flowers by Rosen, Michael J., 1954-

The forever flowers

"A young grouse packs a precious cargo of seeds for her migratory journey, only to find an unexpected home in another land while she awaits the coming of another spring"--

Sep 17, 2014
The flat rabbit by Oskarsson, Bárður, 1972- author.

The flat rabbit

When a dog and a rat come upon a rabbit flattened on the road in their neighborhood, they contemplate her situation, wondering what they should do to help her. They decide it can't be much fun to lie there; she should be moved. But how? And to where? Finally, the dog comes up with an inspired and unique idea and they work together through the night to make it happen. Once finished, they can't be positive, but they think they have done their best to help the flat rabbit get somewhere better than

Sep 17, 2014
The coziest place by Michalak, Jamie.

The coziest place

"After a fun winter's day of sledding, a family of bears returns to their cozy home. They share big bear hugs, grilled cheese and hot cocoa, books, and cookies. Then, Mother and Father Bear carry their tired, happy children to bed"--

Sep 17, 2014
The cat, the dog, Little Red, the exploding eggs, the wolf, and Grandma by Fox, Diane, author.

The cat, the dog, Little Red, the exploding eggs, the wolf, and Grandma

Cat tries to read the story of Little Red Riding Hood aloud, but Dog keeps interrupting with silly questions.

Sep 17, 2014
The bear's sea escape by Chaud, Benjamin, author, illustrator.

The bear's sea escape

Still looking for a place to hibernate, Papa Bear follows Baby Bear to a cruise ship, and winds up on a tropical island.

Sep 17, 2014
Telephone by Barnett, Mac, author.

Telephone

In this picture book a string of birds on a telephone wire plays a game of telephone, with the usual mixed up results.

Sep 17, 2014
Superfab saves the day by Delaporte, Bérengère, 1979- author, illustrator.

Superfab saves the day

With a large superhero costume collection, Superfab is the best-dressed superhero around, but his frequent costume changes often stop him for arriving in time to help people in trouble, until one day, his style sense may just save the day.

Sep 17, 2014
Small Blue and the deep dark night by Davis, Jon (Illustrator), author, illustrator.

Small Blue and the deep dark night

Small Blue is afraid that all sorts of frightening things are lurking in the dark, but as Big Brown takes her through a dark house to warm some milk, he suggests preposterous alternatives.

Sep 17, 2014
Sleep tight, Anna Banana! by Roques, Dominique, author.

Sleep tight, Anna Banana!

Tyrannically subjecting her long-suffering stuffed animals to delays and excuses when she does not want to settle down for the night, a lively Anna Banana finally becomes sleepy only to be given a taste of her own medicine.

Sep 17, 2014
Shh! we have a plan by Haughton, Chris, author, illustrator

Shh! we have a plan

Spotting an exquisite bird in a tree, three friends execute a series of stealthy plans to capture the bird only to have their efforts foiled, while their quiet, observant companion stretches out his hand to execute a plan of his own.

Sep 17, 2014
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer - the classic story based on the original television classic, 1964-2014 by Feldman, Thea, author.

Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer - the classic story based on the original television classic, 1964-2014

Recounts the adventures Rudolph had before he became Santa's guiding light in a story inspired by the animated television favorite.

Sep 17, 2014
Ripple's effect by Achor, Shawn.

Ripple's effect

The residents of an aquarium learn that often a smile can turn a bully into a friend.

Sep 17, 2014
Richard Scarry's best Lowly Worm book ever! by Scarry, Richard.

Richard Scarry's best Lowly Worm book ever!

During his busy day, Lowly Worm goes to school, helps Postman Pig deliver the mail, plays hide and seek, and flies his applecopter.

Sep 17, 2014
Remy and Lulu by Hawkes, Kevin, author, illustrator.

Remy and Lulu

A down-on-his-luck painter with poor eyesight teams up with a dog with a knack for painting portraits.

Sep 17, 2014
Red, white, and boom! by Wardlaw, Lee, 1955-

Red, white, and boom!

Parades, beach picnics, and fireworks in the park are some of the ways Americans celebrate the Fourth of July.

Sep 17, 2014
Ready, steady, ghost! by Baguley, Elizabeth, author.

Ready, steady, ghost!

A timid little ghost searches for a safe place to haunt.

Sep 17, 2014
Quest by Becker, Aaron, 1974- author, illustrator.

Quest

In the Caldecott Honor-winning Journey, much of Becker's energy was devoted to the story's exquisite backdrops. Now, in the second wordless book of his planned trilogy, the focus is on his characters. On a rainy day in a city park, the girl who starred in Journey and the boy introduced at the end take refuge by a doorway under a bridge. To their surprise, a king emerges from the door just long enough to pass the two a map before soldiers apprehend him. Returning to the magical Pallonezia, they f

Sep 17, 2014
Planet Kindergarten by Ganz-Schmitt, Sue, author.

Planet Kindergarten

A young child imagines going off to Kindergarten as a journey to another planet.

Sep 17, 2014
Pick a pumpkin, Mrs. Millie! by Cox, Judy.

Pick a pumpkin, Mrs. Millie!

Silly teacher Mrs. Millie gets her words wrong when the class goes on a field trip to a pumpkin patch.

Sep 17, 2014
Pi-rat! by Lee, Maxine, author, illustrator.

Pi-rat!

Pi-Rat and his swashbuckling crew are fearsome and brave, living by their own rules and afraid of almost nothing.

Sep 17, 2014
Peppa Pig and the vegetable garden. by Candlewick Press (COR)

Peppa Pig and the vegetable garden.

Join Peppa and her spirited family as they shoo away birds and "mon-sta" snails, imitate butterflies and worms, make a scarecrow, and gather ingredients for a fresh salad and Granny Pig's delicious blackberry pie.

Sep 17, 2014
Peppa pig and the muddy puddles. by Astley, Neville (CRT)/ Baker, Mark (CRT)

Peppa pig and the muddy puddles.

When it begins raining, Peppa is excited by the prospect of muddy puddles, but the rain soon turns into a flood and Peppa makes the most of it.

Sep 17, 2014
Peppa Pig and the lost Christmas list. by Candlewick Press (COR)

Peppa Pig and the lost Christmas list.

When Peppa Pig and her friends write letters to Santa, they share with each other what presents they want.

Sep 17, 2014
Peppa pig and the day at Snowy Mountain. by Candlewick Entertainment (COR)

Peppa pig and the day at Snowy Mountain.

Peppa and her family enjoy such winter sports as sledding, skating, and skiing while spending a day at Snowy Mountain.

Sep 17, 2014
Peppa Pig and the busy day at school. by Candlewick Press (COR)

Peppa Pig and the busy day at school.

Peppa the pig is excited for Special Talent Day at school, but when she has trouble deciding what special talent she should demonstrate, Madame Gazelle helps her realize that what she loves to do most is also what she does best.

Sep 17, 2014
Penguin and Pumpkin by Yoon, Salina, author.

Penguin and Pumpkin

Curious about what fall is like in places that are not always white, Penguin and his friends fly to a pumpkin farm and bring back a surprise for Penguin's brother, Pumpkin, who couldn't come with them.

Sep 17, 2014
Otis and the scarecrow by Long, Loren, author, illustrator.

Otis and the scarecrow

When the farmer places a scarecrow in the cornfield, Otis the tractor and the farm animals try to make friends, but the scarecrow remains silent with a sour look on his face throughout the summer and fall.

Sep 17, 2014
One special Christmas by Butler, M. Christina.

One special Christmas

On Christmas Eve, Little Hedgehog is delighted to deliver some presents for the ailing Santa, but he will never be able to finish the job in time without help from his friends.

Sep 14, 2014
One big pair of underwear by Gehl, Laura.

One big pair of underwear

Progressively larger groups of animals try to share a limited number of scooters, cookbooks, nap mats, and underwear.

Sep 17, 2014
Not very scary by Brendler, Carol.

Not very scary

On Halloween, Melly is invited to Cousin Malberta's home for a surprise, but as she walks there on a beautifully spooky evening, she is followed by increasing numbers of creatures that may actually be frightening.

Sep 17, 2014
No! by Corderoy, Tracey.

No!

Once Otto learns the word "no" he will not stop saying it, but after a very bad day at school, Daddy finds a way to remind him of another special word.

Sep 17, 2014
Ninja Red Riding Hood by Schwartz, Corey Rosen, author.

Ninja Red Riding Hood

In this twist on "Little Red Riding Hood," a certain wolf trains to be a ninja in order to catch his prey, but he is not the only one mastering a martial art.

Sep 17, 2014
Ninja boy goes to school by Wilson, Nathan D., author.

Ninja boy goes to school

"A little boy explains what it's like to go to school--when you're a ninja"--

Sep 17, 2014
Nana in the city by Castillo, Lauren, author, illustrator.

Nana in the city

A young boy is frightened by how busy and noisy the city is when he goes there to visit his Nana, but she makes him a fancy red cape that keeps him from being scared as she shows him how wonderful a place it is.

Sep 17, 2014
My Bibi always remembers by Buzzeo, Toni.

My Bibi always remembers

Tembo, a little African elephant, wants to be just like her grandmother, Bibi, but is often distracted when she is supposed to be following Bibi to a watering hole. Includes a note about elephants.

Sep 17, 2014
Mr. Tickle and the scary Halloween by Hargreaves, Adam, author, illustrator.

Mr. Tickle and the scary Halloween

Ever since Little Miss Scary moved to town, Halloween had become scare-your-pants-off scary, but Mr. Tickle has a plan to make this year different--a ticklishly, tricky plan.

Sep 17, 2014
Mr. Frank by Luxbacher, Irene, 1970- author, illustrator.

Mr. Frank

On his last day of work, Mr. Frank, a tailor, receives an order to complete the most important outfit of his career.

Sep 17, 2014
More and more by Dodd, Emma, 1969- author.

More and more

Rhyming text helps a little monkey understand that his parents love him more and more each day.

Sep 17, 2014
Moosey Moose by Raschka, Christopher.

Moosey Moose

Moosey Moose wants his long pants.

Sep 17, 2014
Mix it up! by Tullet, Hervé, author, illustrator.

Mix it up!

Using no special effects other than the reader's imagination, simple directions lead the reader to experiment with mixing and changing colors on the printed page.

Sep 17, 2014
Miss Brooks' Story Nook by Bottner, Barbara, author.

Miss Brooks' Story Nook

A school librarian encourages her students to make up stories, and teaches a lesson about bullying in the process.

Sep 13, 2014
Max & Ruby at the Warthogs' wedding by Wells, Rosemary.

Max & Ruby at the Warthogs' wedding

Shortly before the Warthogs' wedding is set to begin, ring-bearer Max loses the ring and he, Ruby, and their friend Louise search the Ritz Hotel from bottom to top trying to get it back in time.

Sep 17, 2014
Louise loves art by Light, Kelly, 1970- author, illustrator.

Louise loves art

After drawing a picture of her cat, a young girl searches for the perfect place to hang her masterpiece.

Sep 17, 2014
Little Golden Book favorites. The Poky Little Puppy, Scuffy the Tugboat, the Saggy Baggy Elephant by Lowrey, Janette Sebring/ Tenggren, Gustaf (ILT)

Little Golden Book favorites. The Poky Little Puppy, Scuffy the Tugboat, the Saggy Baggy Elephant

Presents a collection of three stories featuring a little puppy, a toy tugboat, and a baby elephant.

Sep 17, 2014
Little Elliot, big city by Curato, Mike, author, illustrator.

Little Elliot, big city

Elliot the little elephant has a hard time with a lot of things in the city he loves until he meets Mouse, who is even smaller--and hungrier.

Sep 17, 2014
Little Critter - just a storybook collection by Mayer, Mercer, 1943-

Little Critter - just a storybook collection

Collects six stories starring Little Critter, in which he trains for a race, builds a snowman, spends the weekend with his grandparents, and works on a project for the science fair.

Sep 17, 2014
Jack by DePaola, Tomie, 1934- author, illustrator.

Jack

"Young Jack meets a host of animals on his way to ask the king for a house"--

Sep 17, 2014
It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown by Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe), 1922-2000.

It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

On Halloween, Linus and Sally wait for the Great Pumpkin, while the other children go for treats. And all Charlie Brown gets for trick-or-treat is a rock.

Sep 11, 2014
Is it Christmas yet? by Chapman, Jane, 1970-

Is it Christmas yet?

While waiting impatiently for the big day to arrive, Teddy tries to help Big Bear with Christmas preparations.

Sep 11, 2014
Immi's Gift by Littlewood, Karin

Immi's Gift

Sep 17, 2014
If kids ruled the world by Bailey, Linda, 1948- author.

If kids ruled the world

Describes a perfect world from a child's point of view, including no bedtimes, no baths, pets of all kinds, tree houses in every yard, and play for everyone.

Sep 17, 2014
If kids ran the world by Dillon, Leo, author, illustrator.

If kids ran the world

In text and pictures, this book tells us how much better the world would be, if kids were allowed to run the world.

Sep 17, 2014
If an armadillo went to a restaurant by Fischer, Ellen, 1947-

If an armadillo went to a restaurant

Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore what various animals, from an armadillo in an underground restaurant to a wallaby in a sandwich shop, might choose to eat.

Sep 17, 2014
I'm gonna climb a mountain in my patent leather shoes by Singer, Marilyn.

I'm gonna climb a mountain in my patent leather shoes

Sadie is all-girl, but she does not let that--or her wardrobe--stop her from enjoying a family camping trip as she helps pitch the tent in "fancy ruffled pants" and looks for Bigfoot while wearing a tutu.

Sep 17, 2014
I'm brave! by McMullan, Kate.

I'm brave!

"He's a big red engine with a siren, a horn, a tank full of water, and whole lotta hose! He's a good-lookin' fire truck, and he's brave, too. When the alarm sounds, he's gotta drive through smoke and heat straight to a blazing fire!!"--Front jacket flap.

Sep 17, 2014
I wish I could draw by Fagan, Cary, author, illustrator.

I wish I could draw

Cary denounces his abilities and wishes he could draw well, but when he actually tries to draw a story about subjects that he likes, he finds that he isn't so bad.

Sep 17, 2014
I love you night and day by Prasadam-Halls, Smriti, author.

I love you night and day

"A sweet message of unconditional love follows a bear and a bunny through their day"--

Sep 17, 2014
I know a bear by Ruiz Johnson, Mariana, author, illustrator.

I know a bear

Each time a girl visits a bear in a zoo, she listens to his tales of the vast and wondrous Land of the Bears, his home that he will never see again.

Sep 17, 2014
I don't want to go to bed! by Sykes, Julie.

I don't want to go to bed!

A little tiger that hates to go to bed scampers away to visit some animal friends.

Sep 17, 2014
I am too absolutely small for school by Child, Lauren.

I am too absolutely small for school

When Lola is worried about starting school, her older brother Charlie reassures her.

Sep 17, 2014
Hug machine by Campbell, Scott, 1973- author, illustrator.

Hug machine

The hug machine is available to hug anyone, any time, whether they are square or long, spikey or soft.

Sep 17, 2014
Horton and the Kwuggerbug and more lost stories by Seuss, Dr.

Horton and the Kwuggerbug and more lost stories

"A collection of 'lost' stories written and illustrated by Dr. Seuss and published in magazines in the 1950s. Includes an introduction by Seuss scholar Charles D. Cohen"--

Sep 17, 2014
Hickory dickory dog by Murray, Alison (Illustrator) author.

Hickory dickory dog

A boy named Zack and his dog Rufus go to school, where Rufus joins in on all the activities and goes home a mess.

Sep 17, 2014
Harry and the monster by Mongredien, Sue.

Harry and the monster

"One night, a monster stomps into Harry's dreams. The next day, Harry is scared to go to sleep. 'If he comes back, just imagine him with pink pants on his head,' suggests Mom. 'He won't be scary then!' But can Mom's clever plan possibly work?"--

Sep 17, 2014
Happy birthday, Mrs. Millie! by Cox, Judy.

Happy birthday, Mrs. Millie!

Students surprise their beloved but silly teacher with a birthday party, giving her ample opportunity to make them laugh by mixing up her words.

Sep 17, 2014
Hana Hashimoto, sixth violin by Uegaki, Chieri, author.

Hana Hashimoto, sixth violin

Hana decides to play violin in the school talent show, but when the show day arrives, Hana is overcome with nerves until she recalls her grandfather's encouraging words, and shows the audience how beautiful music can take many forms.

Sep 17, 2014
Halloween hustle by Gunnufson, Charlotte, author.

Halloween hustle

Skeleton is dancing his way to a Halloween party, but as he grooves across town, he keeps stumbling, tumbling, and falling apart.

Sep 17, 2014
Goodnight, Ark by Sassi, Laura, 1969-

Goodnight, Ark

When frightened animals squeeze into Noah's bed during a storm, causing the Ark to tip, Noah soothes the beasts with a lullaby.

Sep 17, 2014
Goodnight football by Dahl, Michael, author.

Goodnight football

In rhyming text a child, home from a game, bids goodnight to all the sights and sounds of a school football game.

Sep 17, 2014
Goldi Rocks and the three bears by Schwartz, Corey Rosen, author.

Goldi Rocks and the three bears

In this fractured fairy tale, the Three Bear Band holds tryouts for a lead singer.

Sep 17, 2014
Go to sleep, little farm by Ray, Mary Lyn.

Go to sleep, little farm

"The farm's creatures prepare for night and rest"--

Sep 17, 2014
Give and take by Raschka, Christopher, author, illustrator.

Give and take

In his apple orchard, a farmer meets a little man named Take and follows his advice, which does not turn out well, and the next day meets a little man named Give, whose advice is just as bad.

Sep 17, 2014
Flashlight by Boyd, Lizi, 1953- author.

Flashlight

In this story without words, a boy explores the woods after dark with a flashlight.

Sep 14, 2014
Firebird by Copeland, Misty.

Firebird

American Ballet Theater soloist Misty Copeland encourages a young ballet student, with brown skin like her own, by telling her that she, too, had to learn basic steps and how to be graceful when she was starting out, and that some day, with practice and dedication, the little girl will become a firebird, too. Includes author's note about dancers who led her to find her voice.

Sep 17, 2014
Fiona's lace by Polacco, Patricia, author, illustrator.

Fiona's lace

"Fiona and her family moved from Ireland to Chicago to begin a new life. Yet, when the family is struck with misfortune, will Fiona's lace help save them?"--

Sep 17, 2014
Extra yarn by Barnett, Mac.

Extra yarn

With a supply of yarn that never runs out, Annabelle knits for everyone and everything in town until an evil archduke decides he wants the yarn for himself.

Sep 17, 2014
Elephantantrum! by Shields, Gillian.

Elephantantrum!

"Ellie has everything, but she wants more. She wants an elephant. And she won't eat or sleep or brush her hair until she gets one! But when she finally gets her wish, the elephant decides to teach Ellie a thing or two about manners"--

Sep 17, 2014
Earth space moon base by Price, Ben Joel, author, illustrator.

Earth space moon base

An unlikely trio lands on a planet and keeps the inhabitants at bay using bananas.

Sep 17, 2014
Draw! by Colón, Raúl.

Draw!

In this wordless picture book, a boy who is confined to his room fills his sketch pad with lions and elephants, then imagines himself on a safari.

Sep 17, 2014
Doggy Dog by Raschka, Christopher.

Doggy Dog

Simple words and illustrations detail some of the things that Doggy Dog is not, including a cat, a lampshade, and a potato.

Sep 17, 2014
Day dreamers - a journey of imagination by Martin, Emily Winfield, author, illustrator.

Day dreamers - a journey of imagination

"Scaled, horned, and feathered creatures are the mythical friends that carry children into their day dreams"--

Sep 17, 2014
Croco'nile by Gerrard, Roy.

Croco'nile

Set sail for adventure with Hamut and his sister, Nekatu as they explore the wonders of ancient Egypt.

Sep 17, 2014
Copycat bear! by Sandall, Ellie, author, illustrator.

Copycat bear!

"Mango the bird has a 'ginormous' bear friend named Blue. To Mango's annoyance, Blue copies everything Mango does. One day, Mango has had enough of Blue's copying and flies off in a huff. But once she's on her own, she finds herself thinking only of Blue"--

Sep 17, 2014
Clammy Clam by Raschka, Christopher.

Clammy Clam

Clammy Clam refuses to open his shell to say hello.

Sep 17, 2014
Catch that cookie! by Durand, Hallie.

Catch that cookie!

Marshall refuses to believe that gingerbread men can run, even after a series of clues leads his class on a riddle-filled gingerbread cookie hunt.

Sep 12, 2014
Caillou goes apple picking by Patenaude, Danielle, author.

Caillou goes apple picking

Caillou takes a class field trip to an apple orchard and gets to pick apples with his friends.

Sep 17, 2014
Caillou borrows a book by Paradis, Anne, 1972- author.

Caillou borrows a book

Promising his teacher that he will be careful with a borrowed schoolbook, Caillou learns an important lesson in responsibility when he gets home and realizes that he has lost the book.

Sep 17, 2014
Buggy Bug by Raschka, Christopher.

Buggy Bug

Buggy Bug has something very important to say.

Sep 17, 2014
Best teacher ever by Mayer, Mercer, 1943-

Best teacher ever

"Little Critter has the best teacher around. Miss Kitty even makes math class fun!"--P. [4] cover.

Sep 17, 2014
Ben Franklin's big splash - the mostly true story of his first invention by Rosenstock, Barb, author.

Ben Franklin's big splash - the mostly true story of his first invention

Retells the story of the famous thinker's first invention as a young Ben Franklin, troubled by the fact that fish swim better than he does, tries to invent a way to swim more fluidly.

Sep 17, 2014
Barbie - bedtime story collection. by

Barbie - bedtime story collection.

Sep 13, 2014
Baking day at Grandma's by Denise, Anika.

Baking day at Grandma's

"Children go to their grandmother's house to bake and enjoy spending time with their loving grandmother"--

Sep 17, 2014
Baby bedtime by Fox, Mem, 1946- author.

Baby bedtime

"After all the kissing and the hugging and the rocking and the snuggling, there at last comes a time for sleeping"--

Sep 17, 2014
As an oak tree grows by Karas, G. Brian, author, illustrator.

As an oak tree grows

"From 1775 to the present, the landscape around a lone oak tree goes through significant changes"--

Sep 17, 2014
Anna's heaven by Hole, Stian, author, illustrator.

Anna's heaven

After the death of her mother, Anna and her father imagine that Heaven might be a place where one can help in God's garden, visit with old friends, and take off one's socks whenever one pleases.

Sep 17, 2014
And two boys booed by Viorst, Judith.

And two boys booed

A boy is nervous about a presentation he has to give at school.

Sep 17, 2014
Always by Dodd, Emma, 1969- author, illustrator.

Always

In rhyming text, a baby elephant is assured of being loved unconditionally.

Sep 17, 2014
Alexander, who's trying his best to be the best boy ever by Viorst, Judith.

Alexander, who's trying his best to be the best boy ever

After eating an entire box of doughnuts leads to consequences Alexander does not like, he decides to be the best boy ever for the rest of his life.

Sep 17, 2014
Ahmed and the feather girl by Ray, Jane, 1960-

Ahmed and the feather girl

One morning, Ahmed heard a cracking sound. The egg was hatching! He watched in amazement as the egg opened to reveal a beautiful little child...

Sep 17, 2014
Abigail by Rayner, Catherine, author, illustrator.

Abigail

Abigail the giraffe wants to count the spots on her animal friends, Ladybug, Zebra, and Cheetah, but when they move too fast for counting, Abigail comes up with a new plan.

Sep 17, 2014
A perfect place for Ted by Rudge, Leila, author, illustrator.

A perfect place for Ted

Looking for the perfect place where he can stand out on his own, Ted the dog visits the circus, the pet store, and the pet pageant, but when he meets a young girl named Dot, he may have finally found his perfect place.

Sep 17, 2014
A new reindeer friend by Julius, Jessica, author.

A new reindeer friend

Anna and Elsa are outside gathering flowers for their first royal ball when they spot a baby reindeer in trouble. Can the royal sisters and Olaf save the reindeer and make it to the party in time?

Sep 17, 2014