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The bear who wasn't there and the fabulous forest by Lavie, Oren, 1976- author. The bear who wasn't there and the fabulous forest

One day, a few minutes after Once Upon a Time, a bear awakes to find he has lost something very important: himself! He sets out into the Fabulous Forest to find himself, using only a few clues scrawled on a piece of paper: the bear he's looking for is a nice bear; he is a happy bear; and he's very handsome too! These sound like pretty good qualities to Bear, and so begins his memorable journey. With the help of Fabulous Forest critters like the Convenience Cow, the Lazy Lizard, and the Penultima

Feb 23, 2017
The alphabet thief by Richardson, Bill, 1955- author. The alphabet thief

When night falls, a peculiar thief steals each letter of the alphabet, creating a topsy-turvy world as she goes.

Feb 23, 2017
The Zabajaba Jungle by Steig, William, 1907-2003, author, illustrator. The Zabajaba Jungle

Leonard penetrates the mysterious Zabajaba Jungle where odd adventures await him, from carnivorous flowers to a petrified monster.

Feb 22, 2017
Things to do by Magliaro, Elaine, author. Things to do

Told in rhyming text, the story takes us through a child's day, focusing on the animals and objects around the child.

Feb 22, 2017
Spunky little monkey by Martin, Bill, 1916-2004, author. Spunky little monkey

Little monkey will not get out of bed, so the doctor prescribes some exercise, and monkey learns to dance.

Feb 22, 2017
Sometimes it's storks by Kelly, L. J. R, author. Sometimes it's storks

Relates where some babies come from as a parent tells a child of the long and strange journey that began with a careless stork and ended with the baby finally reaching home.

Feb 22, 2017
A perfect day by Smith, Lane, author, illustrator. A perfect day

A perfect day means different things to different animals in Bert's backyard--cat, dog, chickadee, squirrel--and even bear.

Feb 22, 2017
Pax and Blue by Richmond, Lori, author, illustrator. Pax and Blue

"A little boy forms an unlikely friendship with a pigeon who knows what it's like to be small"--

Feb 22, 2017
On the first day of kindergarten by Rabe, Tish, author. On the first day of kindergarten

"A five-year-old recounts the cool new things she got to do in the first twelve days of kindergarten"--

Feb 22, 2017
Muddle & Mo by Slade-Robinson, Nikki, author, illustrator. Muddle & Mo

Muddle, an enthusiastic little duckling who asks a lot of questions, and Mo, a not very adventurous white goat who has a lot of patience, are best friends, but Muddle is confused about what type of animals they both are.

Feb 22, 2017
Mr. Fuzzbuster knows he's the favorite by McAnulty, Stacy, author. Mr. Fuzzbuster knows he's the favorite

Longtime pet cat Mr. Fuzzbuster knows that he is Lily's favorite, but with four new animals in the house, Mr. Fuzzbuster decides to show everyone who his young owner loves best.

Feb 22, 2017
Mighty, mighty construction site by Rinker, Sherri Duskey, author. Mighty, mighty construction site

Told in rhyming text, Excavator, Bulldozer, Crane Truck, Dump Truck, and Cement Mixer will all need to work together as they tackle their biggest job yet--a massive building.

Feb 22, 2017
Lucky Lazlo by Light, Steve, author, illustrator. Lucky Lazlo

Lazlo chooses a red rose and ventures to the theater to present it to the performer he cherishes, only to have the rose grabbed by a mischievous cat who races around backstage, past actors dressed as characters from Alice in Wonderland.

Feb 22, 2017
Lily and Bear - grumpy feet by Stubbs, Lisa, author. Lily and Bear - grumpy feet

"When Lily wakes up one morning with grumpy feet, her imaginary friend Bear tries to cheer her up"--

Feb 22, 2017
The land of Nod by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894. The land of Nod

Ever wondered about the mysterious place we all visit when we fall asleep? Robert Louis Stevenson's classic children's poem about dreamland is given new life in this wonderfully illustrated book. Accompanied by Robert Hunter's bold and beautiful illustrations, this picture book will bring the beloved Scottish author's work to a whole new generation of young readers.

Feb 22, 2017
I do not like Al's hat by McGill, Erin, author, illustrator. I do not like Al's hat

Tired of being pulled out of a magician's hat, Herb the rabbit looks for a new profession.

Feb 22, 2017
I am not a chair! by Burach, Ross, author, illustrator. I am not a chair!

A giraffe's day goes from bad to worse when every animal he encounters mistakes him for a chair.

Feb 22, 2017
How to be a bigger bunny by Minor, Florence Friedmann, author. How to be a bigger bunny

When her older siblings go on an adventure without her, little Tickles the bunny reads from her book, "How to Be a Bigger Bunny," and winds up on an adventure of her own before she is challenged to summon up the courage to save her family.

Feb 22, 2017
Gus explores his world by Dunrea, Olivier, author, illustrator. Gus explores his world

Meet Gus, a gosling who likes to be by himself. But when his adventures lead him to a turtle's nest, he's in for some unexpected companionship!

Feb 22, 2017
Good night, baby animals you've had a busy day by Winnick, Karen B., author. Good night, baby animals you've had a busy day

"Six read-aloud stories for toddlers about baby animals in the wild: tiger, elephant, giraffe, rhinoceros, panda, and gorilla"--

Feb 22, 2017