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I got a new friend by Edwards, Karl, author, illustrator. I got a new friend

"A little girl and her new puppy get to know one another"--

May 23, 2017
Colette's lost pet by Arsenault, Isabelle, 1978- author, illustrator. Colette's lost pet

Colette can't find something to talk about with the new kids in the she invents a pet! Her fib quickly escalates, and suddenly her parakeet is a larger-than-life world-traveler named Marie Antoinette. Have her new friends figured out her secret? What will they do? This charming story both clearly identifies the struggle of navigating a different experience, and demonstrates to kids a lovely and welcoming way to treat someone new in their community.

May 23, 2017
Secrets I know by George, K. (Kallie), 1983- Secrets I know

"A little girls shares secrets only she can tell"--

May 22, 2017
Star Wars. A new hope by Smith, Geof, author. Star Wars. A new hope

When Luke leaves his uncle's farm on the remote, desolate planet of Tatooine to seek adventure, he is soon headed for a desperate encounter with evil warriors on the enemy battle station known as the Death Star.

May 20, 2017
Ladybug Girl's day out with Grandpa by Soman, David, author. Ladybug Girl's day out with Grandpa

Lulu, who likes to dress in a ladybug costume, wants to learn everything when she visits the natural history museum with Grandpa, but as she moves from exhibit to exhibit, she discovers that sometimes you have to slow down to appreciate the wonder of what is around you.

May 20, 2017
Hug time by McDonnell, Patrick, 1956- Hug time

Jules the kitten learns that giving a hug is the simplest but kindest gift of all.

May 20, 2017
Bulldozer helps out by Fleming, Candace, author. Bulldozer helps out

"Bulldozer proves that he can help on the construction site"--

May 20, 2017
Zombelina - school days by Crow, Kristyn, author. Zombelina - school days

"The only thing Zombelina loves as much as dancing is going to school. Zombelina has an idea to help her new friend work through his show-and-tell day jitters!"--

May 19, 2017
Zebra on the go by Nogales, Jill, author. Zebra on the go

When Zebra accidentally steps on Lion's toe, Lion gets angry and begins chasing Zebra in what turns out to be a remarkable show.

May 19, 2017
You Can't Win Them All, Rainbow Fish by Pfister, Marcus You Can't Win Them All, Rainbow Fish

May 19, 2017
Wonderful You - an adoption story by McLaughlin, Lauren, author. Wonderful You - an adoption story

Adoptive parents promise to fill their new baby girl's life with love, security, and adventure.

May 19, 2017
The Whopper by Ashdown, Rebecca, author, illustrator. The Whopper

A little boy named Percy tells a lie, which turns into the Whopper, a hungry and persistant monster. As Percy's guilt grows, the Whopper does too, until finally ... the Whopper easts Percy! It is only when the the Whopper threatens to also eat Percy's brother that Percy finally speaks up --

May 19, 2017
Where is bear? by Bentley, Jonathan, author, illustrator. Where is bear?

"A little boy and his best friend - an actual bear - go on a search for a teddy bear before bedtime"--

May 19, 2017
Where do jet planes sleep at night? by Sayres, Brianna Caplan, author. Where do jet planes sleep at night?

Illustrations and rhyming text reveal what airplanes, helicopters, and blimps do to get ready for bed after a hard day's work.

May 19, 2017
When I carried you in my belly by Umrigar, Thrity N, author. When I carried you in my belly

A young mother explains to her daughter how her laughter, her love of music, her sweet disposition, and her caring spirit were shaped by the time she spent in her mother's tummy.

May 19, 2017
What are you waiting for? by Menchin, Scott, author. What are you waiting for?

When he finds his rabbit friend outside waiting for something, badger is given clues as to what it is, eventually figuring out they are waiting to see the moon appear.

May 19, 2017
We are the dinosaurs by Berkner, Laurie, author. We are the dinosaurs

Laurie Berkner, “the queen of children’s music,” (People) pairs the lyrics of her beloved hit with Ben Clanton’s whimsical illustrations in this winning, adorable picture book—a must-have for fans of Laurie, dinosaurs, and all things cute. We are the dinosaurs. Marching, marching. We are the dinosaurs. Laurie Berkner’s chart-topping, beloved hit “We Are the Dinosaurs” is now a picture book! Featuring an adorable cast of characters and vibrant, playful art by Ben Clanton, We Are the Dinosaurs tra

May 19, 2017
Uncle Holland by Lawson, JonArno, author. Uncle Holland

When Holland is caught stealing and joins the army to avoid jailtime, he is sent south, where he begins to paint the beautiful palm trees, parrots, flowers, and fish he finds there.

May 19, 2017
Troll stinks by Willis, Jeanne, author. Troll stinks

"Two billy goats discover the perils of making assumptions and acting on prejudice in this timely tale about online bullying"--

May 19, 2017
The treasure box by Wild, Margaret, 1948- author. The treasure box

When war forces people to flee their homes, young refugee Peter carries a cherished family possession throughout a difficult period of survival before reflecting on its importance years later.

May 19, 2017