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Wally does not want a haircut by Driscoll, Amanda, author, illustrator.

Wally does not want a haircut

Wally the sheep does not want to get the haircut he really needs, even after all the other farm animals get new hairdos, but when his shaggy wool gets him in trouble, he has no choice but to ask for a trim.

Jul 24, 2016
Still a gorilla by Norman, Kim, author.

Still a gorilla

Willy the Gorilla imitates the other animals at the zoo, but despite pretending he remains always a gorilla.

Jul 24, 2016
Come home, Angus by Downes, Patrick, 1968- author.

Come home, Angus

Little Angus wakes up angry, and decides to run away from home when his mother scolds him for being rude--but he is very soon lost, hungry, and more than a little frightened.

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

My Thumb

Jul 24, 2016
101 reasons why I'm not taking a bath by McAnulty, Stacy, author.

101 reasons why I'm not taking a bath

A young boy who thinks baths are dumb, dangerous, and a complete waste of time changes his mind after finally getting into the tub with his toy boat.

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 25, 2016
T. L. C. by Clark, M. H, author.

T. L. C.

When mommy is too tired to play and says she needs some T.L.C., a young girl not understanding what that means comes up with some humorous ideas to help her mother.

Jul 25, 2016
Max and Ruby's preschool pranks by Wells, Rosemary, author.

Max and Ruby's preschool pranks

"Max's big sister Ruby and her best friend Louise play school with their younger siblings"--

Jul 25, 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 27, 2016
There's a Bear on My Chair by Collins, Ross

There's a Bear on My Chair

Jul 27, 2016
Super Bugs by Meadows, Michelle, author.

Super Bugs

In rhyming text, the Super Bugs buzz all over town, rescuing other insects in danger.

Jul 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 2016
The sound of silence by Goldsaito, Katrina.

The sound of silence

Yoshio delights in the everyday sounds of Tokyo, but when a musician tells him that her favorite sound is ma, the Japanese word for silence, Yoshio sets out to hear this sound for himself among the hustle and bustle of the city. Includes information on the Japanese concept of ma.

Jul 27, 2016
The sleeping gypsy by Gerstein, Mordicai, author, illustrator.

The sleeping gypsy

"An imagined story about Henri Rousseau's famous painting tells why a lion and a gypsy are in the painting and a lizard, a rabbit, a turtle, and other animals are not"--

Jul 27, 2016
Shapes, Reshape! by Borando, Silvia

Shapes, Reshape!

Jul 27, 2016
Shapes at Play by Borando, Silvia

Shapes at Play

Jul 27, 2016