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Yeti and the bird by Shireen, Nadia.

Yeti and the bird

A lonely forest monster and a lost bird become friends.

May 23, 2015
Yellow copter by Hamilton, K. R. (Kersten R.).

Yellow copter

"A teacher is stuck on a Ferris wheel! Who can save her? WHUP WHUP WHUP...it's Yellow Copter!"--

May 23, 2015
Wild by Hughes, Emily (Emily M.), author, illustrator.

Wild

The story of a little girl who has known nothing but nature from birth. Bears taught her to eat, birds to speak, foxes to play; she is unabashedly, irrefutably, irrespressibly Wild. That is, until one day she meets a new animal that looks oddly like her...

May 23, 2015
Wild about us! by Beaumont, Karen, author.

Wild about us!

From Elephant's long nose to Kangaroo's huge feet to Monkey's stick-out ears, everyone is worth celebrating, no matter what they look like.

May 23, 2015
Wherever you go by Miller, Pat Zietlow, author.

Wherever you go

Illustrations and rhyming text follow a young rabbit as he leaves home on a journey, discovering the joys of different kinds of roads and what they may bring--including a way back home.

May 23, 2015
Where is Pim? by Landström, Lena, author.

Where is Pim?

Pom is playing with Pim, until suddenly Pim disappears! Pom and the dog look everywhere. Where is Pim? A wonderfully simple story for toddlers told with few words, humor, unique illustrations, and heart.

May 23, 2015
Where are my books? by Ohi, Debbie Ridpath, 1962- author, illustrator.

Where are my books?

Spencer loves books and reads one every night, sometimes aloud, then puts the book back in its place, but one morning his favorite book is missing, and the next day another, each replaced by a different object.

May 23, 2015
Wake up, Bear by Dodd, Lynley.

Wake up, Bear

Despite all their efforts none of the animals can get bear to wake up from his winter sleep.

May 16, 2015
Vincent and the night by Enersen, Adele, author, illustrator.

Vincent and the night

Having decided he does not want to go to sleep, Vincent unravels the blanket of night and transforms it into a cat, a lullaby, and even an elephant before finally giving in and closing his eyes.

May 23, 2015
Vegetables in underwear by Chapman, Jared, author, illustrator.

Vegetables in underwear

Illustrations and brief text reveal the wide variety of unmentionables sported by vegetables.

May 23, 2015
Under a pig tree - a history of the noble fruit by Palatini, Margie, author.

Under a pig tree - a history of the noble fruit

Using sticky notes, an author tries to convince her publisher that her book is about figs, not pigs, but the wording, illustrations, and even recipes present pigs as growing on trees, and tasty with orange and ginger sauce.

May 23, 2015
Uh-oh! by Crum, Shutta.

Uh-oh!

Two toddlers have a nearly-silent adventure at the beach.

May 23, 2015
Turtle and me by Harris, Robie H., author.

Turtle and me

"This charming story details the beautiful friendship between a boy and his plush toy turtle. Turtle and Me is a charming story about the adventures a little boy has with his cuddly toy turtle. Over the years, Turtle gets covered in spaghetti, splattered by mud, chewed by a puppy, and much more--but the boy still loves him. Turtle has become his security blanket, as well as his best friend. But one day Turtle suffers a horrible rip that the boy can't repair. The boy decides he doesn't need his o

May 23, 2015
Troto and the trucks by Shulevitz, Uri, 1935- author, illustrator.

Troto and the trucks

Troto's a happy little car who likes to go places until he drives all the way to Cactusville and meets some big trucks that tease him for being so small.

May 23, 2015
Tommy can't stop! by Federle, Tim, author.

Tommy can't stop!

Tommy's worn out his parents and sister with his bouncing, clomping, and leaping, but when they convince him to try tap dancing, he finds it the perfect outlet for his energy.

May 23, 2015
This is Sadie by O'Leary, Sara, author.

This is Sadie

"Sadie is a small girl with a big imagination. She likes to make and do and be lots of different things. Maybe you're a bit like her?"--Jacket.

May 23, 2015
There's no such thing as little by Pham, LeUyen, author, illustrator.

There's no such thing as little

Reveals how things that seem little are actually very important, such as a little light that is really a welcoming light, or a little idea that is actually a fantastic idea.

May 23, 2015
The world in a second by Martins, Isabel Minhós, author.

The world in a second

"Inspired by the question, "What are they doing right at this moment on the other side of the world?" this book focuses on natural and human events happening all over the world in the same second"--

May 23, 2015
The song of Delphine by Kraegel, Kenneth, author, illustrator.

The song of Delphine

A lonely servant girl with no family works in the palace of Queen Theodora, where she is tormented by a spoiled princess and finds comfort by singing and making unexpected friends with giraffes who visit her window.

May 23, 2015
The sock thief by Crespo, Ana, 1976- author.

The sock thief

"Brazilian boy Felipe doesn't have a soccer ball. When it's his turn to bring one to school, he uses a little bit of creativity and a few socks borrowed from his neighbors"--

May 23, 2015
The sock thief by Crespo, Ana, 1976-

The sock thief

"Brazilian boy Felipe doesn't have a soccer ball. When it's his turn to bring one to school, he uses a little bit of creativity and a few socks borrowed from his neighbors"--

May 18, 2015
The skunk by Barnett, Mac, author.

The skunk

"A man is followed by a skunk all day until the tables turn."--

May 23, 2015
The potato king by Niemann, Christoph, author.

The potato king

King Fritz, aka Frederick the Great of Prussia, tricks his citizens into enjoying potatoes when he plants a field and has an army of men guard the perimeter.

May 23, 2015
The night before the Fourth of July by Wing, Natasha.

The night before the Fourth of July

In rhyming text based on "The Night Before Christmas," a family, decked in red, white, and blue, heads to the Fourth of July parade, hosts a backyard BBQ with neighbors, dodges an afternoon thundershower, and watches the fireworks show.

May 23, 2015
The fly by Horáček, Petr, author, illustrator.

The fly

A funny look at the life of a fly who doesn't quite understand why no one likes him.

May 23, 2015
The five of us by Blake, Quentin, author, artist.

The five of us

"Angie, Ollie, Simona, Mario and Eric are five fantastic friends, each of whom has an unusual ability. Disaster strikes on a day out to the countryside but, working together and combining their individual powers, the Fantastic Five save the day"--Dust jacket.

May 23, 2015
The Fabulous Foskett Family Circus by Blake, Quentin.

The Fabulous Foskett Family Circus

Roll up, roll up for the Fabulous Foskett Family Circus! There are Milly and Willy who perform with young Fred, who does a back flip and lands on his head. Uncle Phoenix Foskett who blows smoke rings, Jess and Bess with their conjuring tricks, not to mention singing dogs and birds and performing parrots. And at the end of all that excitement it is time for a well earned rest.

May 23, 2015
The duchess bakes a cake by Kahl, Virginia.

The duchess bakes a cake

The duchess bakes a cake so light that it rises to the sky, taking her with it.

May 23, 2015
The bus is for us! by Rosen, Michael, 1946- author.

The bus is for us!

In rhyming text, an exuberant cast of kids express their travel preferences while ultimately agreeing that the bus is the best ride of all because it's designed for everyone to share.

May 23, 2015
The big book of PAW Patrol by Tillworth, Mary, author.

The big book of PAW Patrol

Introduces the members of the PAW Patrol, describing what each member is responsible for, their headquarters, and their special badges.

May 23, 2015
Tell me what to dream about by Potter, Giselle, author, illustrator.

Tell me what to dream about

At bedtime, a little girl asks her big sister to tell her what to dream about and together they imagine the possibilities.

May 23, 2015
Tallulah's tap shoes by Singer, Marilyn.

Tallulah's tap shoes

Tallulah loves the grace and elegance of ballet and can pirouette perfectly but at dance camp struggles to learn tap.

May 23, 2015
Tad and Dad by Stein, David Ezra, author, illustrator.

Tad and Dad

"A growing tadpole loves his frog dad so much he never gives him a moment's peace"--

May 23, 2015
Superman - an origin story by Manning, Matthew K., author.

Superman - an origin story

An alien orphan from the planet Krypton crash lands on Earth, and is adopted by a human couple--one day he will become Superman, defender of the people of Earth.

May 23, 2015
Sun above and blooms below - a springtime of opposites by Chernesky, Felicia Sanzari, author.

Sun above and blooms below - a springtime of opposites

"A class takes a springtime field trip to a farm to see chicks hatch and discover many opposite things in their surroundings"--

May 23, 2015
Stella brings the family by Schiffer, Miriam B., author.

Stella brings the family

Stella brings her two fathers to school to celebrate Mother's Day.

May 23, 2015
Spots in a box by Ward, Helen, 1962- author, illustrator.

Spots in a box

Ordering some spots by mail when he worries about his lack thereof, a young guinea fowl is surprised by his delivery, which contains spots of various sizes, colors, and patterns.

May 23, 2015
Splat the cat- the big helper by Bright, J. E., author.

Splat the cat- the big helper

"When Dad decided to create to-do lists for the family, Splat is sure he'll never have fun again, But then he learns how using his imagination can make anything fun!" -- Back cover.

May 23, 2015
Space boy and his dog by Regan, Dian Curtis, author.

Space boy and his dog

"Niko may live on boring old Earth with his family, but he's always finding a new adventure. Using the spaceship that he built from a box in his backyard and a little imagination, he flies off into space with his robot Radar and his dog Tag. The only one NOT invited is his sister Posh, who keeps trying to insert herself into Niko's story. In this first mission, Niko and crew (and maybe also pesky Posh) fly to the moon in search of a lost cat"--Amazon.com.

May 23, 2015
Sock monkey boogie-woogie by Bell, Cece, author, illustrator.

Sock monkey boogie-woogie

Sock Monkey, the famous toy actor, tries to find a dance partner for the Big Celebrity Dance.

May 23, 2015
Sleeping ugly by Yolen, Jane.

Sleeping ugly

May 23, 2015
Side by side by Bright, Rachel, author.

Side by side

Told in rhyming text, Little Mouseling searches the forest for a friend who can share her adventures.

May 23, 2015
See you next year by Larsen, Andrew, 1960- author.

See you next year

Summer vacations can be magical. Especially when you go back to the same place every year. A place where you can learn to dive under the waves. A place where digging a hole to the center of the earth seems possible. A place where nothing ever changes and where each long, lazy day unfolds just as it did the year before. See You Next Year is the story of one such place. Only this year, something does change. And sometimes, change turns out to be a good thing.

May 23, 2015
Rufus goes to sea by Griswell, Kim T., author.

Rufus goes to sea

When school lets out for the summer, Rufus Leroy Williams III, a determined pig who loves to read, decides to become a pirate.

May 23, 2015
Rosario's fig tree by Wahl, Charis, author.

Rosario's fig tree

Rosario plants a fig tree in his yard, which yields plump, purple fruit in the fall, but in the winter he must bury it in the ground in order to keep it warm.

May 18, 2015
Rosario's fig tree by Wahl, Charis, author.

Rosario's fig tree

"Every spring the little girl who lives next door to Rosario helps him plant vegetables. One spring, Rosario plants a fig tree, which soon bears sweet purple fruit. But when fall comes, he bends it over and buries it in the ground."--Publisher.

May 23, 2015
Rory the dinosaur - me and my dad by Climo, Liz, author, illustrator.

Rory the dinosaur - me and my dad

Rory lives with his father on an island and one day, when his father needs some quiet time, Rory decides to go on an adventure by himself for the first time, unaware that his father's following behind to help.

May 23, 2015
Ron's big mission by Blue, Rose.

Ron's big mission

One summer day in 1959, nine-year-old Ron McNair, who dreams of becoming a pilot, walks into the Lake City, South Carolina, public library and insists on checking out some books, despite the rule that only white people can have library cards. Includes facts about McNair, who grew up to be an astronaut.

May 23, 2015
Rodeo Red by Perkins, Maripat, author.

Rodeo Red

"Rodeo Red and her hound dog, Rusty, are happy as can be until Side Swiping Slim comes to town and starts stirring up trouble for them, but when Slim steals Rusty, Red will do anything to get him back--even give up the birthday gift her Aunt Sal, a city slicker, sent." -- Verso.

May 23, 2015
Richard Scarry's Postman Pig and his busy neighbors. by Scarry, Richard, author, illustrator.

Richard Scarry's Postman Pig and his busy neighbors.

Postman Pig meets his neighbors as he makes his daily deliveries throughout Busytown.

May 23, 2015
Rhinos don't eat pancakes by Kemp, Anna, author.

Rhinos don't eat pancakes

"Daisy's life takes a very odd turn when a big purple rhino shows up in her kitchen."--Page 4 of cover.

May 23, 2015
Rappy the Raptor by Gutman, Dan, author.

Rappy the Raptor

"Rappy the Raptor tells the story of how he bacame a rapping velociraptor, all in rhyme"--

May 23, 2015
Pups to the rescue! by

Pups to the rescue!

The Paw Patrol, a pack of six heroic puppies: Chase, Marshall, Rocky, Zuma, Rubble, and Skye led by a tech-savvy ten-year-old boy named Ryder, use a unique blend of problem-solving skills, cool vehicles and lots of cute doggy humor, to work together on high-stakes rescue missions to protect the Adventure Bay community.

May 23, 2015
Pumpkin countdown by Holub, Joan, author.

Pumpkin countdown

May 23, 2015
Pool by Yi, Chi-hyŏn (Illustrator)

Pool

Two shy children meet at a noisy pool and dive beneath the crowd into a magical undersea land, where they explore a fantastical landscape and meet various creatures.

May 23, 2015
Polar bear's underwear by Tupera Tupera (Firm), creator.

Polar bear's underwear

Polar Bear has lost his underwear and he asks his friend, Mouse, to help him find it.

May 23, 2015
Pig and Pug by Berry, Lynne (Children's fiction writer)

Pig and Pug

Two pocket-size pets meet and get into a tussle when Pug insists that Pig is a pudgy pug, and again when Pig calls Pug a muddy pig.

May 23, 2015
Pete the cat. Construction destruction by Dean, James, 1957- author, illustrator.

Pete the cat. Construction destruction

Pete the cat gets construction workers and equipment to build the coolest playground ever.

May 23, 2015
Outstanding in the rain by Viva, Frank, author, illustrator.

Outstanding in the rain

Rhyming text tells of a boy's birthday at Coney Island, while each turn of the page reveals a new meaning for an oronym--a pair of words or phrases which sound the same but have different spellings and meanings.

May 23, 2015
Otto the owl who loved poetry by Kousky, Vern, author, illustrator.

Otto the owl who loved poetry

"Otto the Owl doesn't fit in because he would rather recite poetry than hunt mice"--

May 23, 2015
Otter in space by Garton, Sam, author, illustrator.

Otter in space

After visiting an outer space exhibit in a museum, Otter and Teddy decide they need a moon rock, and the only way to get one is to build a space ship and go get one.

May 23, 2015
One family by Shannon, George.

One family

A family can be many things, in this story that introduces numbered groups from one to ten.

May 23, 2015
Olivia helps the tooth fairy by Evans, Cordelia, author.

Olivia helps the tooth fairy

With Ian upset that he cannot meet the tooth fairy since his loose tooth wont fall out, Olivia tries to cheer him up by telling him about another fairy whose gifts he can easily attain.

May 23, 2015
Nuts in space by Dolan, Elys, author, artist.

Nuts in space

"An elite crew has finally found the Lost Nuts of Legend. Now all they have to do is go home. But?—?oh, dear?—?if only it were that simple. Everyone is starving, the Star Nav is broken, the neighbors are distinctly unfriendly, and it was a really bad idea to stop at the Death Banana and ask for directions. Will the crew find their way home? And, most importantly, will they get home before something happens to the nuts?"--

May 23, 2015
Nobody! - a story about overcoming bullying in schools by Frankel, Erin, author.

Nobody! - a story about overcoming bullying in schools

In school Kyle's persistent bullying is making Thomas feel like a nobody, and he needs help from his classmates and adults to understand and recapture his self-esteem--but Kyle needs help too. Includes activities for children and information on recognizing and preventing bullying for adults.

May 20, 2015
Nobody! - a story about overcoming bullying in schools by Frankel, Erin, author.

Nobody! - a story about overcoming bullying in schools

In school Kyle's persistent bullying is making Thomas feel like a nobody, and he needs help from his classmates and adults to understand and recapture his self-esteem--but Kyle needs help too. Includes activities for children and information on recognizing and preventing bullying for adults.

May 23, 2015
Night sky dragons by Peet, Mal, author.

Night sky dragons

Yazul loves making kites with his grandfather, but all he truly desires is the approval of his father. Yazul's father, lord of a han along the Silk Road, is a man made stern by loneliness, and Yazul's love of kite-making only seems to elicit disappointment. "Travel and trade are what matters," his father says. But when the han is attacked by bandits, Yazul has an idea. With the help of his grandfather, he might just be able to use his kite-making skills to scare the bandits away and save the han

May 23, 2015
Nessy's New Home by Cook, Marcy

Nessy's New Home

May 23, 2015
Mustache Baby meets his match by Heos, Bridget, author.

Mustache Baby meets his match

A play date goes awry when Baby Billy and his mustache meet Baby Javier and his beard.

May 23, 2015
Moonbear's shadow by Asch, Frank, author, illustrator.

Moonbear's shadow

Bear tries everything he can think of to get rid of his shadow.

May 23, 2015
Monsters love underpants by Freedman, Claire, author.

Monsters love underpants

"Monsters all over the world have different ways to scare, but they all have one thing in common: they all love zany underpants! And every Saturday night, you will find them in a secret cave, showing off their fancy pants as they dance the Monster Bop! But they have to make it home before the sun comes up--after all, who would be scared of monsters in underpants that are striped and dotted? Readers will love this playful and rollicking romp in the latest Underpants book from Claire Freedman and

May 23, 2015
Melissa's octopus and other unsuitable pets by Voake, Charlotte, author.

Melissa's octopus and other unsuitable pets

Melissa, Thomas, Betty, and Arthur all have pets that are very unsuitable for a wide range of very good reasons.

May 23, 2015
Margret & H.A. Rey's Curious George visits the dentist by Rey, Margret.

Margret & H.A. Rey's Curious George visits the dentist

Curious George accompanies his friend to the dentist's office and helps alleviate a girl's fear of the chair.

May 21, 2015
Magic little words by Delaunois, Angèle.

Magic little words

Teaches when and where to say words such as 'please' and 'thank you'.

May 23, 2015
Look! by Mack, Jeff, author, author, illustrator.

Look!

Using only two words--"look" and "out"--relates a story about an attention-loving gorilla, a television-loving boy, and a friendship that develops over books.

May 23, 2015
Lizzie and the last day of school by Noble, Trinka Hakes, author.

Lizzie and the last day of school

"Lizzie loves school more than anything. After starting first grade, she mistakenly thinks it will last a full year and is dismayed when it ends in June. Luckily her first grade teacher applies to teach summer school"--

May 23, 2015
Little Red Henry by Urban, Linda, author.

Little Red Henry

Well, there's overprotective--and then there's Little Red Henry's family! A hilarious tale about what happens when a coddled kid asserts his independence. Little redheaded Henry's family treats him like a baby. They dress him. They feed him. They brush his "widdle toofers." But he's not a baby anymore. He's a little boy who wants to do things for himself. So with his family watching anxiously from the wings, Henry sets out on a glorious day of independence. But will things swing too far in the o

May 23, 2015
Little Kunoichi, the ninja girl by Ishida, Sanae, author, illustrator.

Little Kunoichi, the ninja girl

"Little Kunoichi, a young ninja in training, is frustrated. Inspired by tiny Chibi Samurai's practice and skills, she works harder than ever--and makes a friend. Together, they show the power of perseverance, hard work, and cooperation when they wow the crowd at the Autumn Festival"--

May 23, 2015
Little golden book daddy stories. by

Little golden book daddy stories.

"Father knows best! These classic Little Golden Books about dads make this mini-treasury a loving tribute to fathers everywhere"--Page [4] of cover.

May 23, 2015
Lion's lunch? by Tierney, Fiona.

Lion's lunch?

When Lion comes upon Sarah walking in the jungle, he threatens to eat her unless she shows that she can do something none of the other animals can do.

May 23, 2015
Just fishing with grandma by Mayer, Gina. author.

Just fishing with grandma

Little Critter and his grandma have a day of adventure when they go fishing.

May 16, 2015
Is it Passover yet? by Barash, Chris, author.

Is it Passover yet?

One family prepares for the traditional seder that ushers in Passover.

May 23, 2015
Interstellar Cinderella by Underwood, Deborah, author.

Interstellar Cinderella

In this outer space adaptation of the fairy tale in rhyme, Cinderella dreams of becoming a spaceship mechanic.

May 23, 2015
Inside this book - (are three books). by Saltzberg, Barney, author, illustrator.

Inside this book - (are three books).

Given blank books by their mother, Seymour, Fiona, and Wilbur let their imaginations fly, then put their stories, poems, and pictures together in a single, shared book.

May 23, 2015
In the waves by Stella, Lennon, author.

In the waves

"It's the perfect day for fun in the sun as the girls prepare to set off for a sandy paradise. With boogie boards in tow and homemade lemonade in hand, they are off to splash the day away"--Page [2] of book jacket.

May 23, 2015
In a village by the sea by Van, Muon.

In a village by the sea

"Moving from the wide world to the snugness of home and back out again, Village by the Sea tells the story of longing for the comforts of home"--

May 23, 2015
Ice Cream Summer by Sis, Peter

Ice Cream Summer

May 20, 2015
Ice cream summer by Sís, Peter, 1949- author.

Ice cream summer

A little boy writes a letter to his grandfather about all the reading and studying he is doing this summer--but all his activities revolve around ice cream.

May 23, 2015
I'm the biggest thing in the ocean by Sherry, Kevin.

I'm the biggest thing in the ocean

A giant squid brags about being bigger than everything else in the ocean--almost.

May 23, 2015
I'm not ready! by Allen, Jonathan, 1957-

I'm not ready!

When Baby Owl doesn't feel ready to start school, he delays by picking up his toys, brushing his feathers, and taking care of Owly, his stuffed animal.

May 21, 2015
I wish you more by Rosenthal, Amy Krouse, author.

I wish you more

In simple text and pictures, the author and illustrator create a compendium of small daily moments.

May 23, 2015
I love ewe - an ode to animal moms by Zenz, Aaron.

I love ewe - an ode to animal moms

"From baby geese to kangaroos to humans, every mom and dad is known by his or her own special name. Bouncing texts full of fun wordplay and adorable illustrations feature animal parents of every shape and size, and encourage little readers to express big love. Don't be afraid to say I love ewe!"--

May 23, 2015
I don't like Koala by Ferrell, Sean, author.

I don't like Koala

Adam doesn't like his stuffed koala because of its terrible eyes, terrible face, and terrible paws, but each time he tries to get rid of it, Koala comes back until Adam realizes that Koala is on his side.

May 23, 2015
Hug me by Ciraolo, Simona, author, artist.

Hug me

Ever feel like you need a hug, a really big hug from someone? That's how Felipe the young cactus feels, but his family just isn't the touchy-feely kind. Cactuses can be quite prickly sometimes you know . . . and so can Felipe. But he'll be darned if this one pointy issue will hold him back, so one day Felipe sets off on his own to find a friend and just maybe, that long awaited hug.

May 23, 2015
Hug a bull - an ode to animal dads by Zenz, Aaron.

Hug a bull - an ode to animal dads

"From baby geese to kangaroos to humans, every mom and dad is known by his or her own special name. Bouncing texts full of fun wordplay and adorable illustrations feature animal parents of every shape and size, and encourage little readers to express big love. Go ahead and hug a bull!"--

May 23, 2015
How to surprise a dad by Reagan, Jean, 1965- author.

How to surprise a dad

"Two siblings provide instructions for how to surprise one's dad, including surprises you can make, do, or find--and how to plan a Special Day surprise party for him"--

May 21, 2015
How to draw a dragon by Florian, Douglas, author, illustrator.

How to draw a dragon

Illustrations and rhyming text guide the reader in drawing scaly, knobby-kneed dragons that fly, play musical instruments, ride bicycles, and more.

May 23, 2015
How to catch a mouse by Leathers, Philippa, author, illustrator.

How to catch a mouse

A confident but inexperienced cat is certain she has scared all the mice out of her house, but things are not always as they seem. --

May 23, 2015
Hey, baby, it's time to come out! by Ziefert, Harriet.

Hey, baby, it's time to come out!

When Max learns that his mother is going to have a baby, he talks and sings to his unborn sibling but he cannot seem to make the baby come out sooner.

May 23, 2015
Here comes the Tooth Fairy Cat by Underwood, Deborah.

Here comes the Tooth Fairy Cat

"Cat tries to trick the Tooth Fairy, but he meets his match in a mischievous mouse"--

May 18, 2015
Here comes the Tooth Fairy Cat by Underwood, Deborah, author.

Here comes the Tooth Fairy Cat

"Cat tries to trick the Tooth Fairy, but he meets his match in a mischievous mouse"--

May 23, 2015
Henry's stars by Elliot, David, 1952- author, illustrator.

Henry's stars

Henry the pig is excited to spot the Great Pig in the sky one starry night, but when he shows the other farm animals, he gets frustrated because they each see something different.

May 23, 2015
Happy birthday, Sam by Hutchins, Pat, 1942-

Happy birthday, Sam

Sam's birthday brings a solution to several of his problems.

May 23, 2015
Grandma lives in a perfume village by Fang, Suzhen, 1957- author.

Grandma lives in a perfume village

"Xiao Le's grandmother lives in a faraway village. A visit with Grandma is always a special event, but this time she is frail. With encouragement from his mom, Xiao Le plays with and helps Grandma. When Grandma dies shortly thereafter, Xiao Le comforts his mom--reminding her that when it rains, Grandma is washing her clothes in the sky ... and that although the Perfume Village in heaven cannot be reached by train, it can be accessed by the heart. Fang Suzhen's moving story, with stunning illustr

May 23, 2015
Grandma in blue with red hat by Menchin, Scott, author.

Grandma in blue with red hat

After his teacher says that anything can be in an art exhibition, and his fellow students give myriad reasons why something might belong in a museum, a child offers his special grandmother as an exhibit but when the curator cites a rule against accepting grandmas, the child has a better idea.

May 23, 2015
Good morning to me! by Judge, Lita, author, illustrator.

Good morning to me!

"A picture book about a parrot named Beatrix, who is very awake, very excited to see her friends, and has a very hard time using her 'inside voice"'--

May 23, 2015
Giraffes can't dance by Andreae, Giles, 1966-

Giraffes can't dance

Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music.

May 23, 2015
Fun in the sun by Catrow, David, author, illustrator.

Fun in the sun

Illustrations and easy-to-read text relate a trip to the beach that features a man in a funny hat--or hat on a funny man, a sandy lunch and swimsuit, and a high-flying kite.

May 23, 2015
Faraway friends by Cox, Russ, author, illustrator.

Faraway friends

Sheldon's best friend has moved away, possibly to Jupiter, so Sheldon and his dog, Space Cadet Jet, build a spaceship to go for a visit but things go awry until they spy an alien life form, ready to help.

May 23, 2015
Everything by Dodd, Emma, 1969- author, artist.

Everything

"One little koala discovers that a mother's love makes everything better, from unhappy tears to twinkly smiles."--Back cover.

May 23, 2015
Duck in the fridge by Mack, Jeff, author, illustrator.

Duck in the fridge

When Dad was a boy, he found a duck in the fridge, and so begins his explanation as to why he reads Mother Goose rhymes to his own son every night.

May 23, 2015
Don't copy me! by Allen, Jonathan, 1957-

Don't copy me!

Little Puffin wants to enjoy a walk in the nice fresh air. But Small Gull, Tiny Gull, and Baby Gull follow him everywhere and do everything Little Puffin does. How will Little Puffin stop them from playing this annoying game?

May 20, 2015
Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too? by Carle, Eric

Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too?

May 23, 2015
Dinosaur parade by Halpern, Shari, author, illustrator.

Dinosaur parade

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text present a wide variety of dinosaurs. Includes "dinosaur factoids".

May 23, 2015
Daniel's new friend by Friedman, Becky, author.

Daniel's new friend

After he meets a new friend, who likes to play similar games and loves the same color, Daniel notices that she walks with braces on her legs, but he soon realizes that though she walks differently from him, they are the same in many other ways.

May 23, 2015
Daniel feels left out by Testa, Maggie, author.

Daniel feels left out

When Daniel Tiger sees his friends playing together without him, he feels left out, but talking about his feelings with his dad make him feel better.

May 20, 2015
By Mouse and Frog by Freedman, Deborah (Deborah Jane), 1960- author, illustrator.

By Mouse and Frog

"Mouse has one idea about what a book should be and how to tell a story. Frog has another. What happens when these two very different friends try to create a book together?"--

May 23, 2015
Bunny-Roo, I love you by Marr, Melissa, author.

Bunny-Roo, I love you

A mother makes her baby feel safe by sharing how all kinds of mama animals care for their little ones.

May 23, 2015
Bulldozer's big day by Fleming, Candace, author.

Bulldozer's big day

Bulldozer wants to invite all of his coworkers to a party to celebrate his special day, but to them it's just another day for scooping, sifting, stirring, and more.

May 23, 2015
Billy's Booger by Joyce, William

Billy's Booger

May 23, 2015
Bedtime at Bessie and Lil's by Sternberg, Julie, author.

Bedtime at Bessie and Lil's

"It's bedtime at Bessie and Lil's, but neither of these bunnies seems to be listening to Mama. She is trying to read them a bedtime book, one of her favorites from when she was a little bunny. But Bessie is more interested in her headstands, and Lil is practicing her skipping. Will they ever get to bed? Alternating between the girls playing in their room and the interior pages of Mama's book, this heartfelt story offers just the right mixture of humor and sweetness. With irresistible illustratio

May 23, 2015
Bear counts by Wilson, Karma, author.

Bear counts

As friends Bear and Mouse share a day together, Bear counts various objects, from one to five, and the reader is invited to do the same.

May 23, 2015
Bear and Duck by Hudson, Katy, author, illustrator.

Bear and Duck

"Bear doesn't want to be a bear anymore so he tries out what it's like to be a duck. With a few lessons from Duck, Bear realizes he makes a much better bear after all"--

May 23, 2015
Batman - an origin story by Sazakalis, John author.

Batman - an origin story

In simple text, this book tells the story of how Bruce Wayne grew up to become the Dark Knight of Gotham City.

May 23, 2015
Apple days - a Rosh Hashanah story by Soffer, Allison.

Apple days - a Rosh Hashanah story

Katy looks forward to her family's Rosh Hashanah tradition of making applesauce from scratch, but with a new baby, will the family be too busy this year?

May 23, 2015
Apple countdown by Holub, Joan.

Apple countdown

Rhyming text describes a school field trip to an apple orchard, where the students count down all the things they see, from twenty nametags to one apple pie.

May 23, 2015
Apple countdown by Holub, Joan.

Apple countdown

Rhyming text describes a school field trip to an apple orchard, where the students count down all the things they see, from twenty nametags to one apple pie.

May 20, 2015
All my stripes - a story for children with autism by Rudolph, Shaina.

All my stripes - a story for children with autism

Zane rushes home to tell his mother about problems he faced during his school day, and she reminds him that while others may only see his "autism stripe," he has stripes for honesty, caring, and much more.

May 23, 2015
Aliens Love Underpants by Freedman, Claire/ Cort, Ben (ILT)

Aliens Love Underpants

May 23, 2015
Aliens in underpants save the world by Freedman, Claire.

Aliens in underpants save the world

The Aliens in Underpants want to save the world.

May 23, 2015
A funny thing happened on the way to school ... by Calì, Davide, 1972- author.

A funny thing happened on the way to school ...

A humorous story about imaginative excuses for being late to school.

May 23, 2015
A crow of his own by Lambert, Megan Dowd.

A crow of his own

Clyde the rooster is a little scrawny, so he is having a hard time trying to measure up to his predecessor on the farm--but with a little help from a friendly goose he may find a crow of his own.

May 23, 2015