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Way too many latkes - a Hanukkah in Chelm by Glaser, Linda, author. Way too many latkes - a Hanukkah in Chelm

"When Faigel can't find her latke recipe her husband asks the rabbi, whose advice leads them to make way too many latkes, in this Hanukkah story about the foolish people of Chelm."--Provided by publisher.

Oct 21, 2017
Still stuck by Yoshitake, Shinsuke, 1973- author, illustrator. Still stuck

At bath time, a boy who believes he is ready to dress and undress himself gets stuck in his clothes, then imagines what life will be like if he remains that way forever.

Oct 21, 2017
The secret life of squirrels by Rose, Nancy (Nancy Patricia), 1954- The secret life of squirrels

"Mr. Peanuts, a rather unusual squirrel who enjoys playing the piano and reading, learns that everything is more fun with a friend"--

Oct 21, 2017
Second grade holdout by Vernick, Audrey, author. Second grade holdout

Missing the familiarity of first grade and imagining the impossible tasks assigned by his next teacher, a boy refuses to start second grade.

Oct 21, 2017
Rice & rocks by Richards, Sandra L., author. Rice & rocks

Oct 21, 2017
Princess Kitty by Metzger, Steve. Princess Kitty

Believing her life to be much more glamorous than it is in reality, a cat with a big imagination is convinced that a family surprise party must be for her.

Oct 21, 2017
Philomena's new glasses by Maloney, Brenna, author, illustrator. Philomena's new glasses

"Philomena needs new glasses. Her sister Audrey wants some, too. Pretty soon, Nora Jane is feeling the pressure to get a pair of specs, as well. The one-upmanship escalates from there with the three sisters learning that not everyone needs the same things"--

Oct 21, 2017
Merry Christmas, squirrels! by Rose, Nancy (Nancy Patricia), 1954- author. Merry Christmas, squirrels!

"When Cousin Squirrel invites Mr. Peanuts to spend the holidays together, they are both in for a whirlwind of winter fun. Features photographs of wild squirrels in handcrafted homemade miniature settings"--

Oct 21, 2017
Love the world by Parr, Todd, author, illustrator. Love the world

Whether looking at one's own nose and toes, helping others, or exploring the world, there is always something to love.

Oct 21, 2017
The littlest train by Gall, Chris, author, illustrator. The littlest train

"When a toy train falls off a train table, he gets lost in the outside world, but after meeting many different trains who help him along the way, he is finally able to return home"--

Oct 21, 2017
I love you like a pig by Barnett, Mac, author. I love you like a pig

I like you like a tree. You're funny like a fossil. I love you like a pig. Oink! Oink! Oink! This book is a celebration of the many tender, madcap ways we love one another.

Oct 21, 2017
I have a balloon by Bernstein, Ariel, author. I have a balloon

"Owl has a red balloon and Monkey wants it, but Owl does not want to share. So Monkey tries to find something to trade for the balloon"--

Oct 21, 2017
I am peace - a book of mindfulness by Verde, Susan, author. I am peace - a book of mindfulness

A child starts to get carried away with worry and rushing thoughts before taking a breath, steadying, observing thoughts, feeling kindness, feeling thankful, and experiencing the world.

Oct 21, 2017
Harvest home by Yolen, Jane. Harvest home

A young farm girl and her family bring in the new harvest and celebrate with prayers, songs, and a festive meal. Includes instructions for making a harvest doll from corn husks.

Oct 21, 2017
Harold's fairy tale - further adventures with the purple crayon by Johnson, Crockett, 1906-1975. Harold's fairy tale - further adventures with the purple crayon

With his purple crayon Harold draws his way into an enchanted garden troubled by a giant witch.

Oct 21, 2017
Frida Kahlo and the bravest girl in the world by Anholt, Laurence, author, illustrator. Frida Kahlo and the bravest girl in the world

"When Mariana goes to Frida Kahlo's house to have her portrait painted by the famous Mexican artist, she is scared. She's a little bit afraid of the beautiful lady with her exotic pets and her "frog-toad" --and she's heard that Frida keeps a skeleton in her bedroom! But as Frida paints Mariana, their friendship blossoms. Frida tells Mariana about her life and the terrible accident that almost killed her, while Mariana discovers how love, creativity, determination, and above all--courage-- can gi

Oct 21, 2017
Bruce's big move by Higgins, Ryan T., author, illustrator. Bruce's big move

"With four geese, three mice, and a very grumpy bear all crowded into one den, Bruce is ready for a new home"--

Oct 21, 2017
The Berenstain Bears we love the library by Berenstain, Mike, 1951- author. The Berenstain Bears we love the library

Looking for something new to read the Berenstain Bears head to their local library where they discover that the town is considering closing the library.

Oct 21, 2017
Apples for little Fox by Trukhan, Ekaterina, author, illustrator. Apples for little Fox

Fox, who hopes to become a famous detective one day, is excited about investigating his first case.

Oct 21, 2017
Alone together by Junior, Clayton, author. Alone together

Alone Together looks at opposites and contrasts through unusual and humorous examples in the animal world. This charming picture book will spark conversations between adult and child and is a great introduction to a key early years concept. Its bold, colorful illustrations are perfect for parents and young children to explore together and to pour over time and again.

Oct 20, 2017