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Nana in the City by Castillo, Lauren

Nana in the City

Jul 25, 2014
Nancy Knows by Young, Cybele

Nancy Knows

Jul 24, 2014
Nighty night Little Green Monster by Emberley, Ed.

Nighty night Little Green Monster

"With the turn of every die-cut page, see Little Green Monster's face gradually appear. Then, as the stars come out, get ready to say good night!"--P. [4] of cover.

Jul 25, 2014
Nighty night, little green monster by Emberley, Ed, author.

Nighty night, little green monster

Invites young children to explore colorful die-cut spreads depicting an adorable yellow-eyed monster who gets ready to go to sleep as the stars begin to appear in the night sky.

Jul 24, 2014
No Nap! Yes Nap! by Palatini, Margie/ Yaccarino, Dan (ILT)

No Nap! Yes Nap!

Jul 24, 2014
Ola by D'Aulaire, Ingri, 1904-1980.


When Ola, a Norwegian boy, dons his skis in search of adventure, he meets new friends, joins a wedding party, encounters a howling dragon, and learns folklore from fishermen as they pull codfish from the icy waters.

Jul 25, 2014
Oliver and his egg by Schmid, Paul.

Oliver and his egg

When Oliver finds an egg, he imagines the amazing adventures they will have together.

Jul 25, 2014
On my way to school by Maizes, Sarah.

On my way to school

Livi imagines herself as an elephant, a Sherpa leading an expedition up Mount Everest, and a movie star signing autographs as she tries to avoid going to school.

Jul 25, 2014
Otis and the Scarecrow by Long, Loren/ Long, Loren (ILT)

Otis and the Scarecrow

Jul 24, 2014
Out of the blue by Jay, Alison, author.

Out of the blue

When a giant octopus entangled in fishing line is washed ashore during a big storm and becomes stranded on the beach, a young boy and girl, assisted by various sea creatures, push and pull him back to sea. Includes endnotes on marine life, lighthouses, and items that wash up on beaches.

Jul 25, 2014
Pardon me! by Miyares, Daniel, author, illustrator.

Pardon me!

A bird tries to keep his spot to himself, but discovers that the spot is very popular with the other animals.

Jul 25, 2014
Pete the Cat and the new guy by Dean, Kim, 1969-

Pete the Cat and the new guy

Pete the Cat and his animal friends welcome Gus the Platypus, who discovers his own special talent.

Jul 24, 2014
Princesses are not just pretty by Lum, Kate.

Princesses are not just pretty

"When Princesses Mellie, Allie, and Libby begin to argue about which princess is the prettiest, they decide to hold a contest. But of course, the girls get side-tracked helping others on their way to the contest leaving Princess Mellie as the muddiest, Princess Allie as the yuckiest, and Princess Libby as the drippiest. But due to their kindness, the princesses win in the end"--

Jul 25, 2014
Rabbi Benjamin's buttons by McGinty, Alice B., 1963-

Rabbi Benjamin's buttons

Rabbi Benjamin's congregation presents him with a special holiday vest--and cooks him so much food that soon its buttons pop off. Includes glossary, notes on Jewish holidays, and recipes for special foods associated with them.

Jul 24, 2014
Remy and Lulu by Hawkes, Kevin.

Remy and Lulu

A down-on-his-luck painter with poor eyesight teams up with a dog with a knack for painting portraits.

Jul 25, 2014
Ruthie and the (not so) very busy day by Rankin, Laura, author, illustrator.

Ruthie and the (not so) very busy day

Ruthie loves to spend Saturday with her parents, but will interruptions spoil her favorite day?

Jul 19, 2014
Spider sandwiches by Freedman, Claire.

Spider sandwiches

Monster Max will feast on anything crawly, creepy, hairy, and sticky, but his favorite snack is squirmy spider sandwiches.

Jul 25, 2014
Storm's coming by Saunders, Dave, 1939-

Storm's coming

A storm is coming and the squirrels are far away from their comfortable home in the old oak tree. With an unexpected surprise, a forest full of friendly faces, and rich warm illustrations, here's the perfect rainy day story for any child who's ever wanted to hide from a big storm.

Jul 19, 2014
Tale of the brave by Awdry, W.

Tale of the brave

Thomas and his friends face their fears as they encounter giant footprints, myserious shadows, and other strange things on the Island of Sodor.

Jul 25, 2014
The cat, the dog, Little Red, the exploding eggs, the wolf, and Grandma by Fox, Diane, author.

The cat, the dog, Little Red, the exploding eggs, the wolf, and Grandma

Cat tries to read the story of Little Red Riding Hood aloud, but Dog keeps interrupting with silly questions.

Jul 24, 2014