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Work, dogs, work - a highway tail by Horvath, James (Cartoonist), author, illustrator.

Work, dogs, work - a highway tail

Duke and his construction crew of worker dogs race to build and repair a highway from the city to the beach.

Aug 29, 2016
Pug by Long, Ethan, author, illustrator.

Pug

"After seeing his friend Peg getting a walk outside in the snow Pug must be persistent to convince his teenaged master to take him out for a walk as well"--

Aug 29, 2016
Penguin's Christmas wish by Yoon, Salina, author.

Penguin's Christmas wish

Penguin and his family and friends celebrate Christmas, but something unexpected happens and changes their plans.

Aug 29, 2016
Time for spring by Johnson, Crockett, 1906-1975, author, illustrator.

Time for spring

Spring is due anytime, but the snowman Irene makes during an unseasonable snow storm says it won't arrive while he's around.

Aug 29, 2016
Swimmy by Lionni, Leo, 1910-1999, author, illustrator.

Swimmy

A little black fish in a school of red fish figures out a way of protecting them all from their natural enemies.

Aug 29, 2016
Aberdeen by Previn, Stacey, author, illustrator.

Aberdeen

"Aberdeen is a small mouse with a big sense of adventure. He never meant to leave the yard in the first place. BUT a balloon floated by and ... Join Aberdeen on his playful romp and his endearing search for his mama!"--

Aug 29, 2016
Dojo surprise by Tougas, Chris, author, illustrator.

Dojo surprise

Six little inijas sneak into Dojo Daycare. It's early, and Master things he's all alone. So how to explaine the strange noises and darting shadows that he sees and hears? Could it be the monster of his daydreams?

Aug 29, 2016
Bobbo goes to school by Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author, illustrator.

Bobbo goes to school

"It starts out as a regular trip to the store with Mom, but then Lily does a dreadful thing: she flings her beloved stuffed toy, Bobbo, high in the air, only to have him land on top of a school bus just as it's pulling away! Lily is inconsolable. What if she never sees Bobbo again? Little does she know (though the reader can see) that Bobbo is having an exciting adventure at school--and will be well cared for until he finds his way back to Lily."--Publisher's website.

Aug 29, 2016
They all saw a cat by Wenzel, Brendan, author, illustrator.

They all saw a cat

In simple, rhythmic prose and stylized pictures, a cat walks through the world, and all the other creatures see and acknowledge the cat.

Aug 29, 2016
The very fluffy kitty, Papillon by Kang, A. N.

The very fluffy kitty, Papillon

Papillon is a cat who is so fluffy he floats, so his owner tries many silly ways to keep him on the ground.

Aug 29, 2016
Unlike other monsters by Vernick, Audrey.

Unlike other monsters

"Zander is a monster. And monsters don't have friends. But one day Zander meets Bird, and a strange thing happens. They start to spend some time together. Zander even tells Bird a secret no one else knows about. When another monster asks, "Is that your friend?" Zander says no...but is that true?"--

Aug 29, 2016
Turn on the night by Valerio, Geraldo, author, illustrator.

Turn on the night

Aug 29, 2016
Too many moose! by Bakos, Lisa M, author.

Too many moose!

"When Martha gets an unusual pet, she's delighted by all of the fun things they do together. If one moose is this marvelous, then more moose must be even better! Pretty soon, Martha has more moose than she can handle"--

Aug 29, 2016
A tiger tail! by Boldt, Mike, author, illustrator.

A tiger tail!

Anya awakens to discover she has grown a tiger tail, and it just happens to be her very first day of school.

Aug 29, 2016
This Orq. - He #1! by Elliott, David/ Nichols, Lori (ILT)

This Orq. - He #1!

Aug 29, 2016
Some pets by DiTerlizzi, Angela, author.

Some pets

"At the pet show, there are so many different types of pets! With dogs and cats, horses and chickens, hamsters and chinchillas--and many, many more--this book celebrates animal companions of all shapes and sizes"--

Aug 29, 2016
Pond by LaMarche, Jim, author.

Pond

"A group of friends discovers a neglected pond in the woods and decides to fix it up together"--

Aug 29, 2016
Please say please! by Webster, Kyle T, author.

Please say please!

In rhyming text, a little girl learns the importance of saying please when she asks for anything.

Aug 29, 2016
Pinny in summer by Schwartz, Joanne (Joanne F.), 1960- author.

Pinny in summer

On a lazy summer day, Pinny engages in such activities as searching for a wishing rock, watching clouds, picking wild blueberries, feeding a seagull, and baking a cake to share with her friends.

Aug 29, 2016
A perfect mess by Breen, Steve, author, illustrator.

A perfect mess

Henry McHenry is trying his best to keep clean for his class photo, but his attempts to stay spotless get his classmates messy instead.

Aug 29, 2016