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Are we there yet? by Santat, Dan, author, illustrator.

Are we there yet?

"A boy goes on a long car ride to visit his grandmother and discovers time moves faster or slower depending on how bored he is"--

Apr 22, 2016
The Octonauts & the Adélie penguins. by Meomi (Firm)

The Octonauts & the Adélie penguins.

The Octonauts are in Antarctica - the coldest place on Earth - and the Adelie penguin chicks have just hatched. While the Adelie penguin parents go hunting for food, Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso are babysitting the chicks. With icebergs moving, strong storms blowing and a little penguin with a pirate heart that wants to help hunt, this is no ordinary Octonaut mission.

Apr 22, 2016
Click! by Dormer, Frank W, author, illustrator.


""It's a perfect day to catch a cat," muses a dog. But to his annoyance, all he seems to find are things that rhyme with cat"--

Apr 22, 2016
The bath monster by Boyd, Colin, author.

The bath monster

As your bath water drains down the plughole, that slurping sound is the Bath Monster-dirty bath water is his SECOND favourite food. No one wants to find out what his FIRST is ... until Jackson decides he doesn't believe in the Bath Monster any more, and he is never going to have a bath again. Starving, the Bath Monster comes to see Jackson and it turns out his FIRST favourite food is ... not little kids, but mud pies!

Apr 22, 2016
The cow who climbed a tree by Merino, Gemma, author, illustrator.

The cow who climbed a tree

Although her sisters think she is silly, Tina is a curious cow who loves to explore and try new things.

Apr 22, 2016
Friends by Ikegami, Aiko, author illustrator.


"A girl from a faraway place begins her first day at school. She doesn't speak the language and she looks different. She just doesn't fit in. But one day, she makes an unexpected friend a squirrel! Then a rabbit joins them. Soon the girl's fuzzy woodland friends are followed by human ones and school becomes more fun!"--

Apr 22, 2016
Little bitty friends by McPike, Elizabeth. author

Little bitty friends

"Babies observe and make friends with friendly little animals"--

Apr 22, 2016
More than enough - a passover story by Wayland, April Halprin. author

More than enough - a passover story

Illustrations and simple text portray children and their family as they prepare for, then celebrate, a Passover seder with foods, games, songs, and even a sleepover.

Apr 22, 2016
My new mom and me by Galindo, Renata, author, illustrator.

My new mom and me

"A puppy comes to live with his adoptive mother, who is a cat."--

Apr 22, 2016
My family is a zoo by Gerrard, K. A. (Kelly A.) author

My family is a zoo

"Everyone in my family has a special animal friend! My daddy has an elephant. My grandma has a bunny. My cousin has a kangaroo. And me? I have a bear! Pile in with the whole family--and more than a few of their favorite animals--for a special car ride"--

Apr 22, 2016
Let's go to the hardware store by Rockwell, Anne F.

Let's go to the hardware store

When the new house needs fixing up, a brother and sister accompany their father on a trip to the hardware store to find the tools and materials needed to get the job done.

Apr 22, 2016
Ten kisses for Sophie! by Wells, Rosemary, author, illustrator.

Ten kisses for Sophie!

"Sophie and her mother make very special treats for their party, but Sophie worries there won't be one left for her"--

Apr 22, 2016
Swatch - the girl who loved color by Denos, Julia, author, illustrator.

Swatch - the girl who loved color

Swatch is a girl who is passionate about color.

Apr 22, 2016
Stories from bug garden by Moser, Lisa, author.

Stories from bug garden

The garden was old and forgotten, with a tumbledown wall and a one-wheeled barrow. So they moved in one by one, by one. What may appear to be an abandoned garden is actually home to an eclectic array of insects, from a ladybug who prefers making mud angels to acting like a lady, to a roly-poly bug who loves to roll, to a cricket who dreams of grand adventures. Come peek between the blades of grass at the secret lives of a garden's tiniest inhabitants.

Apr 22, 2016
Stop following me Moon! by Farrell, Darren, author, illustrator.

Stop following me Moon!

After stealing food from hikers and other forest animals, a hungry bear thinks the moon is following him, but when Moon finally disappears, the bear promises to be good if only it will come back.

Apr 22, 2016
Happy by Dodd, Emma, 1969- author, illustrator.


"What makes one little owl happiest of all? Cuddling close and whispering, "I love you.""--

Apr 22, 2016
Wish by Dodd, Emma, 1969- author, illustrator.


"This little wolf has someone special who always wants the very best for him."--Page 4 of cover.

Apr 22, 2016
The pirate jamboree by Teague, Mark, author, illustrator.

The pirate jamboree

Pirates Blackbeard Johnson and his brothers, Eyepatch Sue, and others sail over to Peg Leg Jones' for a happily chaotic pirate jamboree--until the S.S. Clean Your Room (otherwise known as Mrs. Jones) arrives and playtime is definitely over.

Apr 25, 2016
One Hundred Bones by Zommer, Yuval

One Hundred Bones

Apr 25, 2016
Safe in a storm by Swinburne, Stephen R, author.

Safe in a storm

When a storm rumbles and the night grows dark, baby animals cuddle up to their mothers where they can sleep, safe and warm.

Apr 25, 2016