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Things that buzz, and flutter and inch along - we have picture books on them all!


Aaaarrgghh! spider! Cover
Lydia Monks
A clever spider is lonely and longs to become a family pet
E Mon
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Jul 3, 2012
Ant and grasshopper Cover
Luli Gray
Giuliano Ferri
All summer long, Ant carries out the very serious business of gathering food for the winter, while carefree Grasshopper sings the days away, but Grasshopper ends up in trouble when a dreadful winter storm arrives
E Gra
Book
Jul 3, 2012
Ant, ant, ant! : (an insect chant) Cover
April Pulley Sayre
Trip Park
A humorous story of all kinds of insects, with some facts thrown in
E Say
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Jul 3, 2012
Are you a ladybug? Cover
Judy Allen
Tudor Humphries
Introduces the life cycle of a ladybug, showing how it changes from an egg to an adult ladybug
E All
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Jul 3, 2012
Big rig bugs Cover
Kurt Cyrus
Insects resemble heavy equipment as they clean up some litter
E Cyr
Book
Jul 3, 2012
Bob and Otto Cover
Nick Bruel
Robert O Bruel
Otto the worm is shocked to discover that his best friend Bob is actually a caterpillar who emerges one day as a butterfly
E Bru
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Jul 3, 2012
Bubba and Trixie Cover
Lisa Campbell Ernst
An adventuresome ladybug befriends an apprehensive caterpillar and helps him learn to enjoy life and be happy with what he is and what he becomes
E Ern
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Jul 3, 2012
Bugs by the numbers Cover
Sharon Werner
Sarah Nelson Forss
"The creators of the award-winning Alphabeasties And Other Amazing Types are back, this time with an amazing array of insects: butterflies to termites, dragonflies to walking sticks." --Excerpt from the publisher
E Wer
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Jul 3, 2012
Bugs galore Cover
Peter Stein
Bob Staake
Bugs of all shapes, colors, and sizes--including bed bugs, cute bugs, live bugs, and dead bugs--are presented in illustrations and rhyme
E Ste
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Jul 3, 2012
Diary of a spider Cover
Doreen Cronin
Harry Bliss
A young spider discovers, day by day, that there is a lot to learn about being a spider, including how to spin webs and avoid vacuum cleaners
E Cro
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Jul 3, 2012
Diary of a worm Cover
Doreen Cronin
Harry Bliss
A young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so good things about being a worm in this great big world
E Cro
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Jul 3, 2012
Find the insect Cover
Cate Foley
Shows how different kinds of insects, including moths, an inchworm, a ladybug, and a grasshopper, are able to blend into their surroundings
E Fol
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Jul 3, 2012
Hello, bugs! Cover
Smriti Prasadam
Emily Bolam
A charming introduction to ten beautiful little bugs, featuring high-contrast black-and-white patterns and a glittering burst of color on every page
E Pra
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Jul 3, 2012
I love bugs! Cover
Emma Dodd
Easy-to-read text celebrates the many kinds of bugs that can be found in a backyard
E Dod
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Jul 3, 2012
I wish I were a butterfly Cover
James Howe
Ed Young
A wise dragonfly helps a despondent cricket realize that he is special in his own way
E How
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Jul 3, 2012
In the tall, tall grass Cover
Denise Fleming
Rhymed text (crunch, munch, caterpillars lunch) presents a toddler's view of creatures found in the grass from lunchtime till nightfall, such as bees, ants, and moles
E Fle
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Jul 3, 2012
Itsy Bitsy Spider Cover
Keith Chapman
Jack Tickle
The wind blows Itsy Bitsy Spider to a day of adventure among various farm animals
E Cha
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Jul 3, 2012
Little buggy Cover
Kevin O'Malley
A young ladybug is determined to learn how to fly and, with the help of his father, he succeeds
E OMa
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Jul 3, 2012
Manuelo the playing mantis Cover
Don Freeman
A praying mantis who longs to make music gets help from a spider named Debby Webster
E Fre
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Jul 3, 2012
Martina, the beautiful cockroach : a Cuban folktale Cover
Carmen Agra Deedy
Michael Austin
In this humorous retelling of a Cuban folktale, a cockroach interviews her suitors in order to decide whom to marry
J 398.2 Dee
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Jul 3, 2012
Old black fly Cover
Jim Aylesworth
Stephen Gammell
Rhyming text and illustrations follow a mischievous old black fly through the alphabet as he has a very busy bad day landing where he should not be
E Ayl
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Jul 3, 2012
Pest fest Cover
Julia Durango
Kurt Cyrus
In beauty, talent and skills, the housefly can't compete with other bugs. But as a pest he is a winner. Book shows beetle, firefly, cricket, cicada, housefly and spider
E Dur
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Jul 3, 2012
Some bugs Cover
Angela DiTerlizzi
Brendan Wenzel, illustrator
From butterflies and moths to crickets and cicadas, a rhyming exploration of backyard-bug behavior.
E DiT
Book
Feb 26, 2014
The bugliest bug Cover
Carol Diggory Shields
Scott Nash
All kinds of insects compete to see who is the "bugliest" bug of all, but there is a sinister surprise behind the contest
E Shi
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Jul 3, 2012
The Eensy Weensy Spider freaks out! (Big time) Cover
Troy Cummings
Frightened after the scary waterspout incident, the Eensy Weensy Spider needs some encouragement from her friend the ladybug before she will try climbing again
E Cum
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Jul 3, 2012
The house at the end of Ladybug Lane Cover
Elise Primavera
Valeria Docampo, illustrator
Angelina Neatolini's wish for a pet, denied by her family on the grounds that pets are too messy, is overheard by a hard-of-hearing ladybug, who fills their tidy new home with assorted pests.
E Pri
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Jul 5, 2012
The three grasshoppers Cover
Francesca Bosca
Giuliano Ferri
Three grasshopper friends learn the value of friendship and co-operation
E Bos
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Jul 3, 2012
The ugly caterpillar Cover
Carl Sommer
Greg Budwine
Speckles the spider and Crumbs the cricket think a caterpillar is too ugly to be their friend, but Annie the ant insists that something beautiful might be inside
E Som
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Jul 3, 2012
The very greedy bee Cover
Steve Smallman
Jack Tickle
A greedy bee learns a lesson when he "slurps and burps" too much nectar, falls asleep in a meadow, and needs help from other insects to find his way home after dark
E Sma
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Jul 3, 2012
The very hungry caterpillar Cover
Eric Carle
Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep
E Car
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Jul 2, 2012
The very lonely firefly Cover
Eric Carle
A lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies
E Car
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Jul 3, 2012
The very quiet cricket Cover
Eric Carle
A very quiet cricket who wants to rub his wings together and make a sound as do so many other animals finally achieves his wish. The cricket's sound is reproduced at the end of the book
E Car
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Jul 3, 2012
Tiny Little Fly Cover
Michael Rosen
Kevin. ill Waldron
With a tramp and a roll and a swat, Great Big Elephant, Great Big Hippo, and Great Big Tiger try to capture Tiny Little Fly as he teases each one in turn
E Ros
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Jul 3, 2012
Ugh! a bug Cover
Mary Bono
Rhyming text and illustrations present various reactions to encounters with such bugs as an ant, beetle, and ladybug
E Bon
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Jul 3, 2012
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Lydia Monks
E Mon
Kevin O'Malley
E OMa
Luli Gray
Giuliano Ferri
E Gra
Don Freeman
E Fre
April Pulley Sayre
Trip Park
E Say
Carmen Agra Deedy
Michael Austin
J 398.2 Dee
Judy Allen
Tudor Humphries
E All
Jim Aylesworth
Stephen Gammell
E Ayl
Kurt Cyrus
E Cyr
Julia Durango
Kurt Cyrus
E Dur
Nick Bruel
Robert O Bruel
E Bru
Angela DiTerlizzi
Brendan Wenzel, illustrator
E DiT
Lisa Campbell Ernst
E Ern
Carol Diggory Shields
Scott Nash
E Shi
Sharon Werner
Sarah Nelson Forss
E Wer
Troy Cummings
E Cum
Peter Stein
Bob Staake
E Ste
Elise Primavera
Valeria Docampo, illustrator
E Pri
Doreen Cronin
Harry Bliss
E Cro
Francesca Bosca
Giuliano Ferri
E Bos
Doreen Cronin
Harry Bliss
E Cro
Carl Sommer
Greg Budwine
E Som
Cate Foley
E Fol
Steve Smallman
Jack Tickle
E Sma
Smriti Prasadam
Emily Bolam
E Pra
Eric Carle
E Car
Emma Dodd
E Dod
Eric Carle
E Car
James Howe
Ed Young
E How
Eric Carle
E Car
Denise Fleming
E Fle
Michael Rosen
Kevin. ill Waldron
E Ros
Keith Chapman
Jack Tickle
E Cha
Mary Bono
E Bon