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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.

Aug 28, 2016
My thumb by Hesse, Karen, author.

My thumb

Follows the antics of a happy little girl who explains how sucking her thumb is comforting and that her parents do not need to worry about it.

Aug 24, 2016
My friend Maggie by Harrison, Hannah E., author, illustrator.

My friend Maggie

"Paula and Maggie are best friends until Paula starts playing with some new friends instead, but when her new playmates turn on her, it's Maggie who rushes to Paula's defense"--

Aug 28, 2016
Motor Miles by Burningham, John, author, illustrator.

Motor Miles

Miles the dog is unruly and disobedient until Mr. Huddy makes him a car of his own, and he takes his owner Norman on driving adventures.

Aug 28, 2016
Miss Muffet, or what came after by Singer, Marilyn, author.

Miss Muffet, or what came after

With the help of friendly spider Webster, aspiring violinists Patience Muffet and LIttle Bo-Peep find personal fulfillment in the court of Old King Cole.

Aug 28, 2016
Max & Ruby's preschool pranks by Wells, Rosemary, author.

Max & Ruby's preschool pranks

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

Aug 25, 2016
Marta! big and small by Arena, Jen, author.

Marta! big and small

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

Aug 28, 2016
Mamá the alien = Mamá la extraterrestre by Colato Laínez, René

Mamá the alien = Mamá la extraterrestre

"A young girl misunderstands the word alien on her mother's Resident Alien Card and let's her imagination run wild, coming to the conclusion that her mother is from outer space. Includes author's note and glossary"--

Aug 28, 2016
Lunette, the true story of the tooth fairy by Cruise, Robin, 1951- author.

Lunette, the true story of the tooth fairy

Lunette is a little fairy with a big dream. A dream to be brave, clever, and kind--and to help her home of Moonglow Glen to shine a little brighter. Little Lunette has many talents--sewing, collecting shiny things, and making friends. But she can't quite see how these things will help her become something truly special. Then, one day, she meets a human boy who's quite scared to lose his first tooth. Through their friendship and a little fairy magic, Lunette discovers her unique talent and change

Aug 25, 2016
Lucy and company by Dubuc, Marianne, 1980-

Lucy and company

Aug 28, 2016
Looking for loons by Lloyd, Jennifer.

Looking for loons

When a young boy, accompanied by other pajama-wearing family members, stands out on the front porch just after sunrise searching for loons, he experiences nature's beautiful sights and sounds firsthand.

Aug 28, 2016
Lola and I by Segré, Chiara Valentina, author, translator.

Lola and I

Describes the relationship between a girl and her dog.

Aug 28, 2016
Little Elliot, big fun by Curato, Mike, author, illustrator.

Little Elliot, big fun

Elliot the little elephant is terrified when his friend Mouse introduces him to the carnival, but Mouse helps him to have fun.

Aug 28, 2016
Let me finish! by Lê, Minh, 1979- author.

Let me finish!

"A young boy wants to read his favorite books without interruption, but the creatures around him keep spoiling the ending!"--

Aug 28, 2016
Leave me alone by Brosgol, Vera, author, illustrator.

Leave me alone

Grandmother wants so badly to be left alone to finish the knitting for her grandchildren that she leaves her tiny home and her big family to journey to the moon and beyond to find peace and quiet to finish her knitting.

Aug 28, 2016
King Baby by Beaton, Kate

King Baby

Aug 28, 2016
Is that wise, Pig? by Thomas, Jan, 1958- author.

Is that wise, Pig?

"Mouse and Cow are making soup, but Pig keeps trying to add strange ingredients"--

Aug 28, 2016
I want a bedtime story! by Ross, Tony, author, illustrator.

I want a bedtime story!

The King is away on royal business and since no one is as good as her dad at telling bedtime stories, the palace maid shows the Little Princess how to read to herself by using the palace library.

Aug 28, 2016
I Am a Story by Yaccarino, Dan/ Yaccarino, Dan (ILT)

I Am a Story

Aug 28, 2016
Home at last by Williams, Vera B, author, illustrator.

Home at last

"After Lester is adopted from his foster home by Daddy Albert and Daddy Rich, he can't fall asleep in his new bed. What will it take to make Lester feel home at last?" --

Aug 28, 2016