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South by Duncan, Daniel, author, illustrator. South

"When a lonely fisherman finds an injured bird on his boat, he nurtures it back to health, and--since the bird can no longer migrate with its family--charts a course heading south for the winter. Together, the two form a special friendship and enjoy lifeat sea until both the healing process and the journey come to an end"--

May 19, 2017
Shorty & Clem by Slack, Michael H., 1969- author, artist. Shorty & Clem

Meet Shorty & Clem! Shorty is a really short dinosaur. A shortysaurus, to be exact. Clem is a blue quail. A quail is some kind of bird. While Clem is out, a package arrives at the door with his name on it. Shorty gets super excited and finds the box irresistible. What's inside? A race car…trampoline…bongos…monkeys? He REALLY wants to open it but, he knows that it's Clem's. Should he open the box? Of course not! Instead, he jumps on it like a trampoline—THUMP!—a

May 19, 2017
Shine! by McDonnell, Patrick, 1956- author. Shine!

"A starfish named Little Hoshi struggles to find happiness in her underwater ocean world and wishes she could be a star in the sky, but with the help of her ocean friends, she discovers the shine within"--

May 19, 2017
Shawn loves sharks by Manley, Curtis. Shawn loves sharks

"Shawn loves sharks with all his heart, so when his nemisis, Stacy, is assigned "sharks" for the big class project, Shawn is not happy"--

May 19, 2017
Shark Dog! by Adamson, Ged, author, illustrator. Shark Dog!

Half shark and half dog, Shark Dog is like no other pet, but when he gets homesick it may be time for him to return to Shark Dog Island.

May 19, 2017
Share, big bear, share! by Wright, Maureen, 1961- author. Share, big bear, share!

Big bear has a pail of berries that his friends would like him to share. He doesn't pay attention well, so each time the tree tells him to share he does something different.

May 19, 2017
Secrets I know by George, K. (Kallie), 1983- Secrets I know

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

May 22, 2017
Sea Monkey & Bob by Reynolds, Aaron, 1970- author. Sea Monkey & Bob

A sea monkey who is afraid of sinking and a pufferfish afraid of floating to the surface conquer their fears by sticking together.

May 19, 2017
Rulers of the playground by Kuefler, Joseph, author, illustrator. Rulers of the playground

One morning, Jonah decided to become ruler of the playground. Everyone agreed to obey his rules to play in King Jonah's kingdom . . . Everyone except for Lennox . . . because she wanted to rule the playground, too. A gloriously rendered, hilariously deadpan tale of playground politics.

May 19, 2017
Rosebud & Red Flannel by Pochocki, Ethel, 1925-2010, author. Rosebud & Red Flannel

A snobbish nightgown finds true love with a shy pair of long johns after they are blown off their clothesline in a snowstorm.

May 19, 2017
Rodzilla by Sanders, Rob, 1958- author. Rodzilla

"A toddler causes Godzilla-like mayhem in the city of his playpen"--

May 19, 2017
Prince & Pirate by Gunnufson, Charlotte, author. Prince & Pirate

"When a pirate fish and a prince fish are dropped into the same fishtank, it doesn't seem like they'll ever get along--until the arrival of a third fish inspires them to cooperate"--

May 19, 2017
Poor Louie by Fucile, Tony, author. Poor Louie

Loving life with his human parents, Louie becomes alarmed when his routine changes and double sets of new furniture and clothing begin showing up in his home as his mom's tummy gets bafflingly larger.

May 19, 2017
Please please the bees by Kelley, Gerald, author, illustrator. Please please the bees

When the bees in his yard go on strike, everything goes wrong for Benedict, until he finds a way to bring them back.

May 19, 2017
Pinkalicious - school lunch by Kann, Victoria, author, illustrator. Pinkalicious - school lunch

Pinkalicious decides to get school lunch for the first time.

May 19, 2017
Peterrific by Kann, Victoria, author, illustrator. Peterrific

Peter, Pinkalicious's brother, builds a tower out of blocks high enough to reach the stars, but once he's up there, he realizes he has no way down.

May 19, 2017
Pete with no pants by Watkins, Rowboat, 1967- author, illustrator. Pete with no pants

Pete does not like wearing pants, so he imagines himself as a boulder, or a squirrel, or maybe a cloud--just as long as he does not have to wear pants.

May 19, 2017
Pete the cat and the cool cat boogie by Dean, Kim, 1969- author, illustrator. Pete the cat and the cool cat boogie

Pete the Cat is learning a new dance--the Cool Cat Boogie! When he hears a groovy beat, he's full of happy feet. But when Grumpy toad tells him, "Pete, you dance all wrong!" Pete is determined to become a better dancer. With the help of his friends and some wise words from Owl, Pete learns that he's the grooviest when he's being himself.

May 19, 2017
Peek-a-boo zoo! by Cabrera, Jane, author, illustrator. Peek-a-boo zoo!

Rhyming text and pages with cut outs allow readers to explore which animals call the zoo home.

May 19, 2017
One hundred sausages by Zommer, Yuval, author, illustrator. One hundred sausages

A riotous follow-up to One Hundred Bones finds sausage-loving pooch Scruff inciting the wrath of his neighbors with his food-snatching activities until a theft at the butcher shop compels Scruff to use his sausage-sniffing nose to track down the culprit.

May 19, 2017