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Lola and I by Segré, Chiara Valentina, 1982- author, translator. Lola and I

A story about the special friendship between a young girl and her dog, featuring a surprise ending.

Sep 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.

Sep 28, 2016
Goodbye summer, hello autumn by Pak, Kenard, author, illustrator. Goodbye summer, hello autumn

"In a simple, evocative conversation with nature, a young girl witnesses how the season changes from summer to autumn"--

Sep 28, 2016
Giraffes ruin everything by Schulz, Heidi, author. Giraffes ruin everything

It seems that giraffes will misbehave whether attending a birthday party, going to the movies, playing in the park, or just about anything else.

Sep 28, 2016
Elmer and Super El by McKee, David. Elmer and Super El

Elmer the patchwork elephant distracts his animal friends from noticing Super El's torn costume until he can escort him to Aunt Zelda who mends Super El's clothes.

Sep 28, 2016
The cranky ballerina by Gravel, Elise, author, illustrator. The cranky ballerina

"Saturdays make Ada cranky because that's the day of her ballet class, and she hates ballet"--

Sep 28, 2016
Can one balloon make an elephant fly? by Richards, Dan, 1966- author. Can one balloon make an elephant fly?

A mother takes her son to the zoo to answer his science question.

Sep 28, 2016
The branch by Messier, Mireille, 1971- author. The branch

"When a branch from her beloved tree snaps off in an icy storm, a plucky girl refuses to let it be hauled away. Her neighbor, Mr. Frank, says it's full of potential. So with imagination and spirit (and Mr. Frank's help), the girl creates something whole and new out of the broken branch, to be enjoyed again and again!"--Cover flap.

Sep 28, 2016
The bear's surprise by Chaud, Benjamin, author, illustrator. The bear's surprise

Waking up from his long winter's nap, Little Bear searches for his father along a forest path that leads him to a mysterious cave, an exciting circus, and a family surprise.

Sep 28, 2016
Armstrong - the adventurous journey of a mouse to the moon by Kuhlmann, Torben, 1982- author, illustrations. Armstrong - the adventurous journey of a mouse to the moon

A long time ago a mouse learned to fly... and crossed the Atlantic. But what happened next? Torben Kuhlmann's book transports readers to the moon and beyond! On the heels of Lindbergh: The Tale of a Flying Mouse comes Armstrong: A Mouse on the Moon--where dreams are determined only by the size of your imagination and the biggest innovators are the smallest of all. The book ends with a brief non-fiction history of human space travel--from Galileo's observations concerning the nature of the univer

Sep 28, 2016
Alice & Lucy will work for bunk beds by Temairik, Jaime, author, illustrator. Alice & Lucy will work for bunk beds

"Alice and Lucy, two bear sisters, find employment at a bakery in order to raise money to buy bunk beds"--

Sep 28, 2016
Biscuit - storybook collection by Capucilli, Alyssa Satin, 1957- Biscuit - storybook collection

A collection of ten previously published stories featuring Biscuit, a small and mischievous yellow dog.

Sep 28, 2016
Pinny in summer by Schwartz, Joanne (Joanne F.), 1960- author. Pinny in summer

"On a long, lazy summer day, Pinny searches for a wishing rock, watches the clouds and picks wild blueberries with her friends, feeds a seagull and bakes a cake. This engaging story reveals the joy to be found in nature and an unstructured life. Pinny explores her world freely, and her small setbacks and triumphs will be familiar to many young readers."--Dust jacket.

Sep 28, 2016
A perfect mess by Breen, Steve, author, illustrator. A perfect mess

Henry McHenry is trying his best to keep clean for his class photo, but his attempts to stay spotless get his classmates messy instead.

Sep 28, 2016
Grumpy Bird by Tankard, Jeremy. Grumpy Bird

Feeling too grumpy to fly, Bird begins to walk and finds that his mood changes as other animals join him.

Sep 28, 2016
Some pets by DiTerlizzi, Angela, author. Some pets

"At the pet show, there are so many different types of pets! With dogs and cats, horses and chickens, hamsters and chinchillas--and many, many more--this book celebrates animal companions of all shapes and sizes"--

Sep 28, 2016
A tiger tail - (or what happened to Anya on her first day of school) by Boldt, Mike, author, illustrator. A tiger tail - (or what happened to Anya on her first day of school)

Anya awakens to discover she has grown a tiger tail, and it just happens to be her very first day of school.

Sep 28, 2016
Too many moose! by Bakos, Lisa M., author. Too many moose!

"When Martha gets an unusual pet, she's delighted by all of the fun things they do together. If one moose is this marvelous, then more moose must be even better! Pretty soon, Martha has more moose than she can handle"--

Sep 28, 2016
Walter's wonderful web by Hopgood, Tim. Walter's wonderful web

A young spider named Walter tries to weave a very sturdy web. Can you pick out the different shapes that are formed while he is working?

Sep 28, 2016
Unlike other monsters by Vernick, Audrey, author. Unlike other monsters

"Zander is a monster. And monsters don't have friends. But one day Zander meets Bird, and a strange thing happens. They start to spend some time together. Zander even tells Bird a secret no one else knows about. When another monster asks, "Is that your friend?" Zander says no ... but is that true?"--

Sep 28, 2016