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Red, white, and boom! by Wardlaw, Lee, 1955-

Red, white, and boom!

Parades, beach picnics, and fireworks in the park are some of the ways Americans celebrate the Fourth of July.

Oct 23, 2014
Red Knit Cap Girl and the reading tree by Stoop, Naoko, author, illustrator.

Red Knit Cap Girl and the reading tree

Red Knit Cap Girl and her animal friends create a library inside a mighty oak tree, where they can read and exchange books.

Oct 23, 2014
Peppa pig and the busy day at school by

Peppa pig and the busy day at school

Peppa is having a busy day at school -- learning numbers and letters, painting, making music, and playing outside. Peppa can't wait for Special Talent time, but her excitement turns to worry when all three of her special talents are chosen by others! Luckily, Peppa can revert to her true specialty: jumping in muddy puddles!

Oct 23, 2014
Sleep tight, Anna Banana! by Roques, Dominique, 1948- author.

Sleep tight, Anna Banana!

Tyrannically subjecting her long-suffering stuffed animals to delays and excuses when she does not want to settle down for the night, a lively Anna Banana finally becomes sleepy only to be given a taste of her own medicine.

Oct 22, 2014
Planet Kindergarten by Ganz-Schmitt, Sue, author.

Planet Kindergarten

A young child imagines going off to Kindergarten as a journey to another planet.

Oct 22, 2014
Stanley the builder by Bee, William, author, illustrator.

Stanley the builder

"What a job for Stanley--he's building a house for his friend, Myrtle. He will need his digger and his bulldozer and his cement mixer. He will also need his friend, Charlie to help. But will they manage to build the whole house?"--

Oct 22, 2014
Sam's pet temper by Bhadra, Sangeeta, author.

Sam's pet temper

When Sam's new pet temper keeps getting him into trouble, he has to figure out a way to control it.

Oct 22, 2014
I'm gonna climb a mountain in my patent leather shoes by Singer, Marilyn, author.

I'm gonna climb a mountain in my patent leather shoes

Sadie is all-girl, but she does not let that-- or her wardrobe-- stop her from enjoying a family camping trip as she helps pitch the tent in "fancy ruffled pants" and looks for Bigfoot while wearing a tutu.

Oct 22, 2014
The night parade by Roscoe, Lily, author.

The night parade

In the Night Parade children play and sing while their parents sleep.

Oct 22, 2014
You are (not) small by Kang, Anna, author.

You are (not) small

Not being able to agree who is small and who is big, two fuzzy animals have their argument settled by a couple of mystery guests.

Oct 22, 2014
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer by May, Robert Lewis, 1905-

Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer

Although the other reindeer laugh at him because of his bright red nose, Rudolph proves his worth when he is chosen to lead Santa Claus' sleigh on a foggy night.

Oct 22, 2014
How many sleeps 'til Christmas? by Sperring, Mark, author.

How many sleeps 'til Christmas?

Little Pip is so excited for Christmas he doesn't know how he is going to make it the last four sleeps, until Papa begins to tell him all the things they still have to do.

Oct 22, 2014
Hello, airplane! by Cotter, Bill, author, illustrator.

Hello, airplane!

Illustrations and easy-to-read text follow an airplane as it says good-bye to the ground and hello to the sky, where it flies over a town, mountains, clouds, and people.

Oct 22, 2014
Frosty the snowman by Capozzi, Suzy, author.

Frosty the snowman

A magic hat helps a jolly snowman come to life in this adaptation of the classic television special.

Oct 22, 2014
The dreidel that wouldn't spin - a toyshop tale of Hanukkah by Simpson, Martha Seif, 1954-

The dreidel that wouldn't spin - a toyshop tale of Hanukkah

The most beautiful dreidel a shopkeeper has ever seen will not spin for the two children who insist they must own it, but perhaps it would spin for a child with the true spirit of Hanukkah in his heart.

Oct 22, 2014
The little moose who couldn't go to sleep - a Maynard Moose tale by Claflin, Willy, 1944- author.

The little moose who couldn't go to sleep - a Maynard Moose tale

Little Moose learns the value of a good night's sleep.

Oct 22, 2014
Mary Engelbreit's Nutcracker. by Engelbreit, Mary.

Mary Engelbreit's Nutcracker.

In this retelling of the original 1816 German story, a nutcracker under a terrible spell is given to young Marie as a Christmas gift, and when she helps him defeat the Mouse King, breaking the spell, he takes her to visit kingdom.

Oct 22, 2014
Peppa pig and the day at Snowy Mountain. by

Peppa pig and the day at Snowy Mountain.

Peppa and her family enjoy such winter sports as sledding, skating, and skiing while spending a day at Snowy Mountain.

Oct 22, 2014
Stanley's garage by Bee, William, author, ilustrator.

Stanley's garage

"Stanley is working at his garage today. From filling up Hattie's red sport car with gas to changing the tire on Shamus' and Little Woo's blue car, it sure is a busy day. As his friends each come in with their car problems, Stanley knows just what to do to get them back on the road"--

Oct 22, 2014
Richard Scarry's The night before the night before Christmas! by Scarry, Richard, author, illustrator.

Richard Scarry's The night before the night before Christmas!

When Mr. Frumble makes his way to the North Pole to help Santa he accidentally tears off a calendar page, causing everyone to think it is Christmas Eve already, and he has to try to set things right.

Oct 22, 2014