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The antlered ship by Slater, Dashka, author. The antlered ship

An inquisitive fox named Marco and a bored flock of pigeons join the crew of deer Captain Sylvia, setting sail in her antlered ship in search of a wonderful island and finding friendship on the way.

Sep 17, 2017
Singing in the rain by Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973. Singing in the rain

A picture book adaptation of the song Singing in the rain, which celebrates the glory of clouds and rain.

Sep 16, 2017
Sam, the most scaredy-cat kid in the whole world by Willems, Mo, author, illustrator. Sam, the most scaredy-cat kid in the whole world

When two fearful children are terrified of each other, their respective monsters try to help.

Sep 16, 2017
The little red cat - (who ran away from home and learned his ABC's the hard way) by McDonnell, Patrick, 1956- author, illustrator. The little red cat - (who ran away from home and learned his ABC's the hard way)

"In this nearly wordless alphabet book, a little red cat runs away and gets caught up in a wild chase that goes everywhere from A to Z and back home again"--

Sep 16, 2017
Hungry Bird by Tankard, Jeremy, author, illustrator. Hungry Bird

"Bird is hiking with his friends when his tummy rumbles. But no one packed him a snack that he likes! With every step, his hunger mounts until he collapses on the ground. How will Bird survive if he doesn't eat the perfect something this instant?!"--

Sep 16, 2017
The garden of happiness by Tamar, Erika. The garden of happiness

Marisol and her neighbors turn a vacant New York City lot into a lush community garden. Marisol's seed, planted in a New York City cracked sidewalk, grows into a huge sunflower. A littered lot in New York's Alphabet City is transformed into a lush garden by people of the neighborhood. Young Marisol finds a small patch of her own, where she plants a large, flat seed. As it grows up and up, it surprises everyone and becomes the most special plant in the Garden of Happiness.

Sep 16, 2017
Engineer Arielle and the Israel Independence Day surprise by Cohen, Deborah Bodin, 1968- author. Engineer Arielle and the Israel Independence Day surprise

"Engineer Arielle drives her train through Jerusalem on Israel Independence Day, greeting friends and waiting to celebrate with her brother Ezra, who is the lead pilot in the Israeli Air Force's special air show"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 16, 2017
Dangerously ever after by Slater, Dashka. Dangerously ever after

A feisty princess with a garden said to be the most dangerous in the world makes a new friend when a shy prince gives her some rather unusual seeds.

Sep 16, 2017
Boo hoo Bird by Tankard, Jeremy. Boo hoo Bird

When Bird gets hit on the head while playing ball, his friends have many suggestions to try to make him feel better.

Sep 16, 2017
Where, oh where, is Baby Bear? by Wolff, Ashley, author, illustrator. Where, oh where, is Baby Bear?

"When Mama and Baby Bear go out to look for food one night, curious Baby Bear wants to wander and explore. Each time his Mama Bear calls for him, Baby Bear turns up in a different place. Where, oh where, could Baby Bear be?"--

Sep 15, 2017
Trucks Galore by Stein, Peter/ Staake, Bob (ILT) Trucks Galore

Sep 15, 2017
Sonia Delaunay - a life of color by Manes, Cara. Sonia Delaunay - a life of color

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Sep 15, 2017
Small Walt by Verdick, Elizabeth/ Rosenthal, Marc (ILT) Small Walt

Sep 15, 2017
Silas's seven grandparents by Horrocks, Anita, 1958-, author. Silas's seven grandparents

Silas' Seven Grandparents is a fun and loving story about having multiple sets of grandparents and stepgrandparents. When Silas' parents go away on a business trip, all seven grandparents invite Silas to stay with them. How can he choose one without hurting the others' feelings?

Sep 15, 2017
Sail Away Dragon by Joosse, Barbara M./ Cecil, Randy (ILT) Sail Away Dragon

Sep 15, 2017
Rock-a-bye baby by Cabrera, Jane, author, illustrator. Rock-a-bye baby

In this lovely rendition of the favorite nursery rhyme, different animals living in and around an old oak tree rock their babies to sleep. Cabrera’s charming lyrics and sweet illustrations familiarize children with the places common animals live?owls in a tree hole, mice underground, deer in a meadow?and will settle them down for quiet time or bed. This is an irresistible addition to the Cabrera library of refreshed nursery rhymes.

Sep 15, 2017
Preschool time by Kelly, Mij, author. Preschool time

When Suzy Sue goes to preschool, the farm animals fear they will never see her again.

Sep 15, 2017
Pete the cat. Trick or Pete by Dean, James, 1957- author. Pete the cat. Trick or Pete

"Pete the cat celebrates Halloween in this new fun-filled lift-the-flap book!. Pumpkins, candy, and costumes! With more than ten flaps that reveal spooky surprises, this Halloween tale is sure to be a sweet treat for every Pete the cat fan"--Page [4] of cover.

Sep 15, 2017
Peppa goes apple picking by Rusu, Meredith, author. Peppa goes apple picking

As fall begins, Peppa and her family go apple picking in order to gather delicious apples for a pie.

Sep 15, 2017
Peacock among pigeons by Curry, Tyler, author. Peacock among pigeons

After trying to fit in with the pigeons, Peter the peacock sets out on his own and meets other birds with qualities that make them special in their own way.

Sep 15, 2017