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Nuts in space by Dolan, Elys, author, artist.

Nuts in space

"An elite crew has finally found the Lost Nuts of Legend. Now all they have to do is go home. But?—?oh, dear?—?if only it were that simple. Everyone is starving, the Star Nav is broken, the neighbors are distinctly unfriendly, and it was a really bad idea to stop at the Death Banana and ask for directions. Will the crew find their way home? And, most importantly, will they get home before something happens to the nuts?"--

May 29, 2015
Nobody! - a story about overcoming bullying in schools by Frankel, Erin, author.

Nobody! - a story about overcoming bullying in schools

In school Kyle's persistent bullying is making Thomas feel like a nobody, and he needs help from his classmates and adults to understand and recapture his self-esteem--but Kyle needs help too. Includes activities for children and information on recognizing and preventing bullying for adults.

May 29, 2015
Night sky dragons by Peet, Mal, author.

Night sky dragons

Yazul loves making kites with his grandfather, but all he truly desires is the approval of his father. Yazul's father, lord of a han along the Silk Road, is a man made stern by loneliness, and Yazul's love of kite-making only seems to elicit disappointment. "Travel and trade are what matters," his father says. But when the han is attacked by bandits, Yazul has an idea. With the help of his grandfather, he might just be able to use his kite-making skills to scare the bandits away and save the han

May 29, 2015
Nessy's New Home by Cook, Marcy

Nessy's New Home

May 29, 2015
Mustache Baby meets his match by Heos, Bridget, author.

Mustache Baby meets his match

A play date goes awry when Baby Billy and his mustache meet Baby Javier and his beard.

May 27, 2015
Moonbear's shadow by Asch, Frank, author, illustrator.

Moonbear's shadow

Bear tries everything he can think of to get rid of his shadow.

May 29, 2015
Monsters love underpants by Freedman, Claire, author.

Monsters love underpants

"Monsters all over the world have different ways to scare, but they all have one thing in common: they all love zany underpants! And every Saturday night, you will find them in a secret cave, showing off their fancy pants as they dance the Monster Bop! But they have to make it home before the sun comes up--after all, who would be scared of monsters in underpants that are striped and dotted? Readers will love this playful and rollicking romp in the latest Underpants book from Claire Freedman and

May 29, 2015
Melissa's octopus and other unsuitable pets by Voake, Charlotte, author.

Melissa's octopus and other unsuitable pets

Melissa, Thomas, Betty, and Arthur all have pets that are very unsuitable for a wide range of very good reasons.

May 29, 2015
Magic little words by Delaunois, Angèle.

Magic little words

Teaches when and where to say words such as 'please' and 'thank you'.

May 29, 2015
Look! by Mack, Jeff, author, author, illustrator.


Using only two words--"look" and "out"--relates a story about an attention-loving gorilla, a television-loving boy, and a friendship that develops over books.

May 27, 2015
Lizzie and the last day of school by Noble, Trinka Hakes, author.

Lizzie and the last day of school

"Lizzie loves school more than anything. After starting first grade, she mistakenly thinks it will last a full year and is dismayed when it ends in June. Luckily her first grade teacher applies to teach summer school"--

May 27, 2015
Little Red Henry by Urban, Linda, author.

Little Red Henry

Well, there's overprotective--and then there's Little Red Henry's family! A hilarious tale about what happens when a coddled kid asserts his independence. Little redheaded Henry's family treats him like a baby. They dress him. They feed him. They brush his "widdle toofers." But he's not a baby anymore. He's a little boy who wants to do things for himself. So with his family watching anxiously from the wings, Henry sets out on a glorious day of independence. But will things swing too far in the o

May 29, 2015
Little Kunoichi, the ninja girl by Ishida, Sanae, author, illustrator.

Little Kunoichi, the ninja girl

"Little Kunoichi, a young ninja in training, is frustrated. Inspired by tiny Chibi Samurai's practice and skills, she works harder than ever--and makes a friend. Together, they show the power of perseverance, hard work, and cooperation when they wow the crowd at the Autumn Festival"--

May 29, 2015
Little golden book daddy stories. by

Little golden book daddy stories.

"Father knows best! These classic Little Golden Books about dads make this mini-treasury a loving tribute to fathers everywhere"--Page [4] of cover.

May 29, 2015
Lion's lunch? by Tierney, Fiona.

Lion's lunch?

When Lion comes upon Sarah walking in the jungle, he threatens to eat her unless she shows that she can do something none of the other animals can do.

May 29, 2015
Is it Passover yet? by Barash, Chris, author.

Is it Passover yet?

One family prepares for the traditional seder that ushers in Passover.

May 27, 2015
Interstellar Cinderella by Underwood, Deborah, author.

Interstellar Cinderella

In this outer space adaptation of the fairy tale in rhyme, Cinderella dreams of becoming a spaceship mechanic.

May 29, 2015
Inside this book - (are three books). by Saltzberg, Barney, author, illustrator.

Inside this book - (are three books).

Given blank books by their mother, Seymour, Fiona, and Wilbur let their imaginations fly, then put their stories, poems, and pictures together in a single, shared book.

May 27, 2015
In the waves by Stella, Lennon, author.

In the waves

"It's the perfect day for fun in the sun as the girls prepare to set off for a sandy paradise. With boogie boards in tow and homemade lemonade in hand, they are off to splash the day away"--Page [2] of book jacket.

May 29, 2015
In a village by the sea by Van, Muon.

In a village by the sea

"Moving from the wide world to the snugness of home and back out again, Village by the Sea tells the story of longing for the comforts of home"--

May 29, 2015