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Woodpecker wants a waffle by Breen, Steve, author, illustrator.

Woodpecker wants a waffle

"Benny the woodpecker makes a brilliant plan to eat a tasty plate of waffles"--

Jul 17, 2016
Who wants a tortoise? by Keane, David, 1965- author.

Who wants a tortoise?

Expecting a dog for her birthday, a girl is upset and furious when she gets a tortoise instead, but soon learns that even a tortoise can be a good pet.

Jul 17, 2016
The not so quiet library by OHora, Zachariah, author.

The not so quiet library

"Oskar and and his bear Theodore must save the day when an angry monster barges into the library...and thinks it's an all-you-can-eat buffet!"--

Jul 17, 2016
My hand by Kitamura, Satoshi, author, illustrator.

My hand

Celebrates all of the things that hands can do, from painting, pushing, and patting, to enabling bad habits, like picking the nose.

Jul 17, 2016
Saturday by Lendler, Ian, author.

Saturday

"A boy tells us all the amazing things that happen on Saturday"--

Jul 17, 2016
Frank and Lucky get schooled by Perkins, Lynne Rae, author.

Frank and Lucky get schooled

A boy and his dog learn about each other, go to school to learn more, then explore the world around them as they study science, geography and even foreign languages together.

Jul 17, 2016
Zora's zucchini by Pryor, Katherine, author.

Zora's zucchini

During her summer vacation, Zora decides to plant zucchini in the family's garden but ends up having way too much zucchini for just one family to eat.

Jul 18, 2016
You belong here by Clark, M.H., author.

You belong here

Takes readers on a trip through the city, forest, and other environments, observing animals and nature, and demonstrating that all creatures belong right where they are.

Jul 18, 2016
Lizbeth Lou got a rock in her shoe by Howell, Troy, author.

Lizbeth Lou got a rock in her shoe

When Lizbeth Lou takes a rock out of her shoe, the rock goes on an adventurous journey, meeting ants, fish, birds, and other creatures along the way.

Jul 18, 2016
Field guide to the Grumpasaurus by Hemingway, Edward.

Field guide to the Grumpasaurus

"A field guide to the fierce but adorable grumpasaurus, found in every home where there are small children."--

Jul 18, 2016
Dig in! by Jenson-Elliott, Cynthia L, author.

Dig in!

A little boy digs, plays, and explores in his garden.

Jul 18, 2016
Busy builders, busy week! by Reidy, Jean.

Busy builders, busy week!

"A cast of animal characters are building a brand new playground in a local park and each day of the week contains a different construction plan. The construction project comes together for a rhyming walking tour of a neighborhood, where young readers can learn the days of the week while watching everyone work as a team!"--

Jul 18, 2016
A boy, a ball, and a dog by Marino, Gianna, author, illustrator.

A boy, a ball, and a dog

"An adventure story about a boy and his dog running through the neighborhood and playing catch"--

Jul 18, 2016
Bella up, up, and away by O'Rourke, Ryan, author, illustrator.

Bella up, up, and away

When the life preserver her new friend Claude is napping on drifts out to sea, Bella the lighthouse cat finds the adventure she is seeking--and makes another new friend along the way.

Jul 19, 2016
Daddies are awesome by Costain, Meredith, author.

Daddies are awesome

An ode to fathers and all that they do with--and for--their kids, brought to life by puppy and daddy dog illustrations.

Jul 21, 2016
Bear's big day by Yoon, Salina, author, illustrator.

Bear's big day

Bear, feeling very grown-up, says goodbye to his stuffed rabbit, Floppy, and starts his first day of school but soon he is missing Floppy and worrying that he is not ready to be a big bear, after all.

Jul 21, 2016
The red apple by Oral, Feridun, author, illustrator.

The red apple

"On a cold winter's day, Rabbit leaves his burrow in search of food, but all he can find is a single red apple hanging far out of reach. Maybe his friend Mouse can help get it down for him. But Mouse can't climb that high. Nor can their friend Fox manage to reach it. It isn't until they accidentally wake Bear from her slumber that they all find a way to work together and fill their bellies"--Dust jacket flap.

Jul 21, 2016
Rory the dinosaur wants a pet by Climo, Liz, author, illustrator.

Rory the dinosaur wants a pet

Rory the dinosaur wants a pet of his own and finds one in a coconut he names George.

Jul 21, 2016
The summer Nick taught his cats to read by Manley, Curtis, author.

The summer Nick taught his cats to read

When Nick decides to teach his cats to read, Verne is very much interested, especially in books about mice and fish, but Stevenson wants nothing to do with the project--or does he?

Jul 22, 2016
This is our baby, born today by Bajaj, Varsha, author.

This is our baby, born today

"A baby elephant's birth is celebrated by its loving herd"--

Jul 22, 2016