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Ella and Penguin stick together by Maynor, Megan, author.

Ella and Penguin stick together

Ella and Penguin want to see her new stickers glow in the dark, but neither of them wants to go into a dark place.

May 28, 2016
Frank and Lucky get schooled by Perkins, Lynne Rae.

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.

May 28, 2016
Extremely cute animals operating heavy machinery by Gordon, David, 1965 January 22- author, illustrator.

Extremely cute animals operating heavy machinery

"When bullies try to stop the extremely cute animals from building their sand castle they band together to build something bigger and better"--

May 28, 2016
A friend for Mole by Armo, Nancy, author, illustrator.

A friend for Mole

"An accidental encounter throws Mole and Wolf together. One is afraid of the light, the other is afraid of the dark. Together they learn that friends are all they need to conquer their fears"--

May 28, 2016
Go, Pete, Go by Dean, James

Go, Pete, Go

May 28, 2016
Ginny Louise and the School Field Day by Sauer, Tammi/ Munsinger, Lynn (ILT)

Ginny Louise and the School Field Day

May 28, 2016
Good night, baddies by Underwood, Deborah, author.

Good night, baddies

"After a full day of evil schemes, fairy tale baddies return home to spend time with their friends and get ready for bed in this cozy bedtime book"--

May 28, 2016
The grumpy pets by Lombardi, Kristine A., author, illustrator.

The grumpy pets

"Billy is a grumpy boy who's not like the other kids. His mother takes him and his sister, Sara, to the animal shelter one Saturday in hope of cheering him up. But the pets he sees are too happy for his taste. Then he finds the grumpy pets..."--

May 28, 2016
Hello, hippo! Goodbye, bird! by Crow, Kristyn, author.

Hello, hippo! Goodbye, bird!

A hippo and a bird become unlikely friends.

May 28, 2016
I love cake! - starring Rabbit, Porcupine, and Moose by Sauer, Tammi, author.

I love cake! - starring Rabbit, Porcupine, and Moose

"Moose's love of cake threatens Rabbit's birthday party--until the friends find a way to celebrate together"--

May 28, 2016
How to dress a dragon by Godin, Thelma Lynne, author.

How to dress a dragon

A small child helps his reluctant, toddler-like dragon get dressed.

May 28, 2016
Itty Bitty Kitty and the rainy play day by Holub, Joan, author.

Itty Bitty Kitty and the rainy play day

When the rain forces Ava and Itty Bitty to stay indoors, they find creative ways to have fun.

May 28, 2016
Itty Bitty kitty by Holub, Joan, author.

Itty Bitty kitty

Against her parents' wishes, Ava adopts a tiny kitten and tries to keep it hidden, but soon Itty Bitty is enormous and frisky, which leads to big trouble.

May 28, 2016
Laughing all the way by Shannon, George.

Laughing all the way

Bear catches Duck and tries to pluck out all his feathers, but Duck outsmarts him.

May 28, 2016
Hensel and Gretel, ninja chicks by Schwartz, Corey Rosen, author.

Hensel and Gretel, ninja chicks

May 28, 2016
Malaika's costume by Hohn, Nadia L., author.

Malaika's costume

Participating in a first Carnival since her mother left to find a better job, Malaika fears she will not be able to dance in the parade without a costume and comes up with an idea to use scrap fabric to create a patchwork rainbow peacock outfit.

May 28, 2016
The legend of sea glass by Noble, Trinka Hakes, author.

The legend of sea glass

"An original legend explaining the origin of sea glass, those small pieces of colored glass found and collected on beaches. This tale attributes it to the tears of mermaids, weeping for lives lost at sea"--

May 28, 2016
Hare and Tortoise by Murray, Alison (Illustrator), author, illustrator.

Hare and Tortoise

"Hare is the fastest on the farm. Tortoise is as slow as they go. So when they decide to have a race, Hare is certain to win... isn't he? Alison Murray offers an enchanting retelling of a much-loved Aesop's fable with a mischievous twist full of fun and stylish charm."--

May 28, 2016
Circle by Baker, Jeannie, author, illustrator.


Each year, bar-tailed godwits undertake the longest unbroken migration of any bird, flying from their breeding grounds in the Arctic to Australia and New Zealand and back again. They follow invisible pathways--pathways that have been followed for thousands of years--while braving hunger and treacherous conditions to reach their destination. In Circle, Jeannie Baker follows the godwit's incredible flight, taking us over awe-inspiring scenes as the birds spread their wings above such beautiful lan

May 28, 2016
The moon's almost here by MacLachlan, Patricia, author.

The moon's almost here

Illustrations and rhyming text follow an assortment of creatures as they make their way to a nest, the shore, or a porch while the day comes to an end and the moon begins to rise.

May 28, 2016