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My house by Barton, Byron, author, illustrator.

My house

"Jim the cat describes his favorite places inside and outside his house"

May 5, 2016
My mom is a runner by Reimold, Mary Gallagher, 1953-

My mom is a runner

A child is proud of his mother who runs.

May 5, 2016
Oceans of Color by RH Disney (COR)

Oceans of Color

May 4, 2016
Oh no, Astro! by Roeser, Matt.

Oh no, Astro!

Astro, an asteroid that wants nothing more than for his personal outer space to be respected, is hit by a passing satellite and sent on what turns out to be a great adventure from the asteroid belt to Earth. Includes "space facts."

May 5, 2016
On the farm, at the market by Karas, G. Brian, author, illustrator.

On the farm, at the market

"On the farm, workers pick vegetables, collect eggs, and make cheese. At the market the next day, the workers set up their stands and prepare for shoppers to arrive. Amy, the baker at the Busy Bee Cafe´, has a very special meal in mind--and, of course, all the farmers show up at the cafe´ to enjoy the results of their hard work"--

May 5, 2016
One day in the eucalyptus, eucalyptus tree by Bernstrom, Daniel, author.

One day in the eucalyptus, eucalyptus tree

Gobbled by a snake, a crafty boy finds a find a way out of his predictament by encouraging the snake to eat an increasing number of animals.

May 5, 2016
One day on our blue planet - the Antarctic by Bailey, Ella, author, illustrator.

One day on our blue planet - the Antarctic

"From breakfast to dinner, dusk to dawn, children will love spending the day with this curious penguin chick. The One Day on Our Blue Planet series by Ella Bailey is a new set of children's books focused on the way our young animal friends spend a day. This time we head to the biting cold of Antarctica to meet a curious penguin chick!"--Pubilsher.

May 5, 2016
One hundred bones! by Zommer, Yuval, author, artist.

One hundred bones!

May 5, 2016
Papa gave me a stick by Levy, Janice.

Papa gave me a stick

After seeing a mariachi band, Antonio wants a guitar of his own but his father cannot afford one and gives Antonio a stick, instead, which leads Antonio to perform a series of good deeds, each of which provides a seemingly useless reward. Includes glossary of Spanish terms.

May 5, 2016
Pigs and a blanket by Burks, James (James R.), author, illustrator.

Pigs and a blanket

"Pig siblings Henry and Henrietta love their blanket. As much as they each love playing with the blanket, they don't love sharing it. Will ripping it in two solve all their problems?"--

May 5, 2016
Playground by Hout, Mies van, author, illustrator.


"Sometimes the journey is even more fun than the destination. Follow two children as they trek through trees, climb over sand dunes, cross a river, bushwhack through blackberry bushes, hop on clouds, and even descend into a dark cave on their way to the playground. Invite your little ones to let their fingers do the walking on their way through this interactive journey."--Back cover.

May 5, 2016
Playground by Hout, Mies van, author, illustrator.


Two friends decide to go to the playground and take an extraordinary journey to get there.

May 3, 2016
President Squid by Reynolds, Aaron, 1970- author.

President Squid

A giant squid decides that he has the right stuff to be President Squid.

May 5, 2016
Puppy! by Graves, Keith, author, illustrator.


"When a cave boy gets a 'puppy, ' things don't quite turn out as he expected"--

May 5, 2016
Quackers by Wong, Liz, author, illustrator.


"Quackers has always believed that he is a duck, but when he meets new friends who look like him and call themselves cats, he has to find a way to combine the best of both worlds"--

May 5, 2016
Rain fish by Ehlert, Lois, author, illustrator.

Rain fish

"Through rhyme and mixed-media collage illustrations, 'rain fish'--the varied, colorful, and unique little collections of materials that float along on streams of rain water during storms--come to life"--

May 5, 2016
Safe in a storm by Swinburne, Stephen R., author.

Safe in a storm

When a storm rumbles and the night grows dark, baby animals cuddle up to their mothers where they can sleep, safe and warm.

May 5, 2016
Secret tree fort by Farley, Brianne, author, illustrator.

Secret tree fort

There's a secret tree fort and you're not invited! In this hilarious and hugely imaginative sibling story from the creator of the internationally celebrated Ike's Incredible Ink, two sisters are told to go and play outside on a beautiful day. The little sister wants them to play together - but the big sister, instead, wants to sit under a tree with a book. So the younger sister decides to tempt her with a description of her super-cool, super-secret tree fort. Just what will it take to get her si

May 5, 2016
Some birds by Spink, Matt, author, illustrator.

Some birds

A rhyming celebration of birds of all shapes and sizes.

May 5, 2016
Spot goes to the farm by Hill, Eric, 1927-2014.

Spot goes to the farm

Spot searches for new babies among the farm animals, each of which greets him with its own distinctive noise. Movable flaps conceal portions of the illustrations.

May 5, 2016