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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 24, 2016
Busy builders, busy week! by Reidy, Jean, author.

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 24, 2016
Caillou - backyard Olympics by Thompson, Kim, 1964- author.

Caillou - backyard Olympics

"Grandma organizes silly Olympic games for Caillou and his friends. Caillou learns that having fun is more important than winning"--Back cover.

Jul 24, 2016
Ooko by Shapiro, Esmé, 1992-, author.

Ooko

Jul 24, 2016
Make way for readers by Sierra, Judy, author.

Make way for readers

Animal toddlers arrive for storytime with Miss Bingo the flamingo.

Jul 24, 2016
School's first day of school by Rex, Adam, author.

School's first day of school

"It's the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone's just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself"--

Jul 24, 2016
At night by Bansch, Helga, author, illustrator.

At night

"The animals are all asleep in their respective homes, until things get turned upside down"--

Jul 24, 2016
Around America to Win the Vote - Two Suffragists, a Kitten, and 10,000 Miles by Rockliff, Mara/ Hooper, Hadley (ILT)

Around America to Win the Vote - Two Suffragists, a Kitten, and 10,000 Miles

Jul 24, 2016
My dad used to be so cool by Negley, Keith, author, illustrator.

My dad used to be so cool

A young boy tries to imagine his dad as the cool guy who once played in a band, rode a motorcycle, and got tattoos before he became a father.

Jul 24, 2016
Marta! big & small by Arena, Jen, author.

Marta! big & small

In this story that incorporates Spanish words, Marta explores the world of opposites and animals.

Jul 24, 2016
Lunette, the true story of the tooth fairy by Cruise, Robin, 1951- author.

Lunette, the true story of the tooth fairy

When Lunette is trying to decide which of her talents makes her unique, she meets a human boy who is scared to lose his first tooth, and through their friendship and fairy magic, Lunette discovers her unique talent.

Jul 24, 2016
Louise and Andie - the art of friendship by Light, Kelly, 1970- author, illustrator.

Louise and Andie - the art of friendship

Louise loves art more than anything. Imagine her delight when a new neighbor, Andie, moves in... and she loves art too! It's the best day ever. But liking the same thing doesn't always mean you agree on it. Can they overcome their creative differences? Sometimes friendship, like art, can require collaboration.

Jul 24, 2016
Kindergarten is cool! by Marshall, Linda Elovitz, author.

Kindergarten is cool!

Rhyming text describes the activities a child experiences on the first day of kindergarten.

Jul 24, 2016
Pete the cat - go, Pete, go! by Dean, James, 1957- author, illustrator.

Pete the cat - go, Pete, go!

A groovy Pete the Cat adaptation of "The Tortoise and the Hare" finds a bike-riding Pete accepting a challenge from Turtle, who has a new racing car with cool gadgets.

Jul 24, 2016
My Thumb by Hesse, Karen/ Deas, Rich (ILT)

My Thumb

Jul 24, 2016
NanoBots by Gall, Chris, author, illustrator.

NanoBots

A young inventor accidentally creates a group of tiny robots that employ their unique abilities and teamwork to become incredibly useful--and maybe even change the world. Includes author's note on the science and uses of nano-robotics.

Jul 24, 2016
Near, far by Borando, Silvia, author.

Near, far

In this playful, interactive introduction to ideas of perspective, you're invited to guess the seven animals that hide in the book's pages. It may sound easy but, at first, you can only see the animals right up close...and things look so different from up close and faraway! What looks like an elephant's trunk might actually be a little birdie's tail ...and those two googly eyes? Well, when we zoom out, they don't really look like eyes at all!

Jul 24, 2016
Now you see me, now you don't by Borando, Silvia, illustrator.

Now you see me, now you don't

Invites young readers to discover the concepts of visibility and camouflage on spreads depicting a menagerie of colorful animals who seem to "disappear" as the background color changes on sequential pages.

Jul 24, 2016
Ninja! attack of the clan by Chung, Arree, author, illustrator.

Ninja! attack of the clan

Maxwell is a strong, courageous, silent ninja who wants somebody to play with, but it seems Mama, Papa, and little sister Cassy are all too busy.

Jul 24, 2016
Poor little guy by Allen, Elanna, author, illustrator.

Poor little guy

"An octopus gets a big surprise when he chooses to pick on a tiny fish in the ocean"--

Jul 24, 2016