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Monkey - not ready for kindergarten by Brown, Marc Tolon, author, illustrator.

Monkey - not ready for kindergarten

Kindergarten is just a week away and Monkey is not ready, but with help and encouragement from family and friends, he begins to get excited.

Jul 4, 2015
Monkey and the little one by Alexander, Claire, author, illustrator.

Monkey and the little one

"Monkey lives a quiet life, all alone in the jungle. That is until a visitor arrives and makes himself right at home. Now Monkey's life is anything but peaceful. Will he ever get along with the Little One? Monkey and the Little One is a heartwarming story of reluctant friendship and the power of jam sandwiches"--Jacket.

Jul 4, 2015
Mr. Postmouse's Rounds by Dubuc, Marianne

Mr. Postmouse's Rounds

Jul 4, 2015
Mummy Cat by Ewert, Marcus.

Mummy Cat

"Mummy Cat prowls his pyramid home, longing for his beloved owner. As he roams the tomb, lavish murals above his head display scenes of the cat with his young Egyptian queen. Hidden hieroglyphs deepen the tale and are explained in an informative author'snote"--

Jul 4, 2015
My autumn book by Yee, Wong Herbert, author, illustrator.

My autumn book

A young girl rushes outside when the air is crisp and the sky turns gray to observe all of the changes that autumn brings.

Jul 4, 2015
My cousin Momo by OHora, Zachariah, author, illustrator.

My cousin Momo

When Momo the flying squirrel arrives for a much-anticipated visit with his cousins, they think Momo is no fun until they try doing things his way.

Jul 4, 2015
My dog is the best by Thompson, Laurie Ann.

My dog is the best

A little boy identifies what makes his dog so special.

Jul 4, 2015
My humongous hamster goes to school by Freytag, Lorna, author, illustrator.

My humongous hamster goes to school

On Bring Your Pet to School Day, a boy's hamster grows to enormous size after he eats all the students' packed lunches.

Jul 4, 2015
My Yiddish vacation by Skye, Ione.

My Yiddish vacation

Ruth loves going on vacation with her brother, Sammy, to their grandparents home in Florida, and one of her favorite parts is practicing her Yiddish, a Jewish language full of fun words.

Jul 4, 2015
Nessy's New Home by Cook, Marcy.

Nessy's New Home

Look inside to discover how Nessy the bird and her brothers enter the foster care system and are placed in a new nest! Rhyming text and beautiful, hand-drawn illustrations make this an ideal book for parents and young children to share. -- From back cover.

Jul 4, 2015
Night Animals by Marino, Gianna

Night Animals

Jul 4, 2015
Ninja bunny by Olson, Jennifer Gray, author, illustrator.

Ninja bunny

A little rabbit tries to follow the rules in order to become a "super awesome ninja," but discovers that his book is wrong about one very important thing.

Jul 4, 2015
No, silly! by Krug, Ken, author, illustrator.

No, silly!

As their mothers and fathers listen, animal preschoolers describe favorite things to do.

Jul 4, 2015
Not this bear by Capucilli, Alyssa Satin, 1957- author.

Not this bear

"It's Bear's first day of school, and he's a bit reluctant to go. Mama says all bears love school; Bear isn't so sure. But school turns out to be full of fun--painting pictures, listening to stories, and making new friends. Maybe this bear will like school after all"--

Jul 4, 2015
Olivia helps the tooth fairy by Evans, Cordelia, author.

Olivia helps the tooth fairy

With Ian upset that he cannot meet the tooth fairy since his loose tooth won't fall out, Olivia tries to cheer him up by telling him about another fairy whose gifts he can easily attain.

Jul 4, 2015
One family by Shannon, George, author.

One family

In this story that introduces numbered groups from one to ten, we realize that families can be many things.

Jul 4, 2015
One word from Sophia by Averbeck, Jim.

One word from Sophia

All Sophie wants for her birthday is a pet giraffe, but as she tries to convince different members of her rather complicated family to support her cause, each tells her she is using too many words until she finally hits on the perfect one. Includes glossary.

Jul 4, 2015
Orion and the dark by Yarlett, Emma, author, illustrator.

Orion and the dark

Fearing the dark more than anything, little Orion is approached by a friendly Dark, who takes him on an wondrous, fear-conquering adventure.

Jul 4, 2015
Papa's backpack by Carroll, James Christopher, 1960- author, illustrator.

Papa's backpack

Illustrations and rhyming text portray a bear cub who understands that because Papa is a soldier, he sometimes must go, but imagines what it would be like to stay near by riding in Papa's backpack.

Jul 4, 2015
Pat-a-cake baby by Dunbar, Joyce.

Pat-a-cake baby

Late one night pat-a-cake baby wakes up his friends to help him bake a cake for a special guest.

Jul 4, 2015