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08/28/2014 - 10:02am

Alexander, who's trying his best to be the best boy ever Cover
Judith Viorst
Isidre Mones, illustrator
After eating an entire box of doughnuts leads to consequences Alexander does not like, he decides to be the best boy ever for the rest of his life.
E Vio
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Aug 25, 2014
Always Cover
Emma Dodd
In rhyming text, a baby elephant is assured of being loved unconditionally.
E Dod
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Aug 28, 2014
Baby bedtime Cover
Mem Fox
Emma Quay, illustrator
After all the kissing and the hugging and the rocking and the snuggling, there at last comes a time for sleeping.
E Fox
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Aug 26, 2014
Baking day at Grandma's Cover
Anika Denise
Christopher Denise, illustrator
Children go to their grandmother's house to bake and enjoy spending time with their loving grandmother.
E Den
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Aug 26, 2014
Calvin, look out! : a bookworm birdie gets glasses Cover
Jennifer Berne
Keith Bendis, illustrator
Relates how Calvin the starling's book knowledge and new glasses aid him during a perilous adventure.
E Ber
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Aug 28, 2014
Catch that cookie! Cover
Hallie Durand
David Small, illustrator
Marshall refuses to believe that gingerbread men can run, even after a series of clues leads his class on a riddle-filled gingerbread cookie hunt.
E Dur
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Aug 13, 2014
Clifford visits the zoo Cover
Norman Bridwell
A fun-filled adventure starring Emily Elizabeth and her big red dog finds them exploring the zoo together and discovering opposites along the way, in a story complemented by fun animal facts.
E Bri
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Aug 25, 2014
Colors versus shapes Cover
Mike Boldt
Colors face off against Shapes in a talent show.
E Bol
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Aug 26, 2014
Dear panda Cover
Miriam Latimer
Missing her friends after moving to a new school, little Florence writes a letter to the panda at the zoo next door, asking him to be her friend before meeting another little girl who shares her love of pandas.
E Lat
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Aug 4, 2014
Duck in the fridge Cover
Jeff Mack
When his son is curious about their tradition of reading a story at bedtime, a father explains how it all started when he was a young boy and found an unusual visitor in the refrigerator.
E Mac
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Aug 25, 2014
First day at zoo school Cover
undefined Dillard
On the first day of school, vivacious Amanda the Panda meets anxious Alfred the Alligator. But when Amanda decides that Alfred would be the perfect best friend for her, the difference in their temperaments leads to hurt feelings.
E Dil
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Aug 18, 2014
Flashlight Cover
Lizi Boyd
In this story without words, a boy explores the woods after dark with a flashlight.
E Boy
Book
Aug 13, 2014
Flo & Wendell explore Cover
William Wegman
When Flo takes her little brother, Wendell, camping in their backyard, they use their imaginations to have the best adventure ever.
E Weg
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Aug 26, 2014
Gigantosaurus Cover
Jonny Duddle
Four young dinosaurs are told to fear the gigantosaurus, but when the lookout among them decides to have a little fun, they all learn a valuable lesson about false warnings.
E Dud
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Aug 4, 2014
Give and take Cover
Chri Raschka
In his apple orchard, a farmer meets a little man named Take and follows his advice, which does not turn out well, and the next day meets a little man named Give, whose advice is just as bad.
E Ras
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Aug 25, 2014
Go to sleep, little farm Cover
Mary Lyn Ray
Christopher Silas Neal
The farm's creatures prepare for night and rest.
E Ray
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Aug 27, 2014
Hana Hashimoto, sixth violin Cover
Chieri Uegaki
Qin Leng
When Hana announces that she'll be playing violin in the school talent show, her brothers laugh so hard they nearly fall out of a tree. But Hana doesn't let that stop her, she practices and practices, inspired by memories of the time she spent in Japan with her ojichan, a professional violinist. But when the day of the performance arrives, will she be able to overcome a sudden case of nerves?
E Ueg
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Aug 5, 2014
Hermelin the detective mouse Cover
Mini Grey
A mouse with typewriting skills secretly helps the people of Offley Street find lost items, and eventually saves the day.
E Gre
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Aug 4, 2014
Hug machine Cover
Scott Campbell
The hug machine is available to hug anyone, any time, whether they are square or long, spikey or soft.
E Cam
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Aug 26, 2014
I wish I had a pet Cover
Maggie Rudy
Features a sequence of mice who offer advice on the elements of proper pet care as demonstrated by their interactions with their pet bumblebees, ladybugs, and butterflies.
E Rud
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Aug 12, 2014
I'm my own dog Cover
David Ezra Stein
A dog without a human companion fetches his own slippers and curls up at his own feet but cannot reach a certain itchy spot in the middle of his back, compelling him to leash a poor lonely human who will loyally offer a helpful scratch.
E Ste
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Aug 4, 2014
If kids ran the world Cover
Leo Dillon
Diane Dillon
In text and pictures, this book tells us how much better the world would be, if kids were allowed to run the world.
E Dil
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Aug 25, 2014
Library mouse : a friend's tale Cover
Daniel Kirk
Sam, the shy mouse that lives in the library and likes to write books, collaborates with a boy in the library's Authors and Illustrators Club.
E Kir
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Aug 12, 2014
Library mouse : a museum adventure Cover
Daniel Kirk
Sam the library mouse and his friend Sarah leave the library and go to a museum so that Sam can make sketches in his explorer's journal, and while there, they see different kinds of artwork and make friends with another artist.
E Kir
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Aug 12, 2014
Lola plants a garden Cover
Anna McQuinn
Rosalind Beardshaw, illustrator
Lola plants a flower garden with her parent's help, and watches it grow.
E McQ
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Aug 4, 2014
Maddi's fridge Cover
Lois Brandt
Vin Vogel, illustrator
Maddi's fridge is almost empty, while Sophia's fridge is full of food. How can Sophia help her friend Maddi without breaking her promise not to tell anyone?
E Bra
Book
Aug 21, 2014
Max & Ruby at the Warthogs' wedding Cover
Rosemary Wells
Shortly before the Warthogs' wedding is set to begin, ring-bearer Max loses the ring and he, Ruby, and their friend Louise search the Ritz Hotel from bottom to top trying to get it back in time.
E Wel
Book
Aug 25, 2014
Mr. Brown's fantastic hat Cover
Ayano Imai
Sometimes when you are most in need of friends, they will flock to you- or at least to your hat.
E Ima
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Aug 28, 2014
Mr. Wayne's masterpiece Cover
Patricia Polacco
Because she is afraid to read an essay aloud in English class, young Patricia is invited to take Mr. Wayne's drama class where she paints sets, participates in fun exercises, and memorizes every part in the play the others are rehearsing.
E Pol
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Aug 4, 2014
My Bibi always remembers Cover
Toni Buzzeo
Mike Wohnoutka, illustrator
Tembo, a little African elephant, wants to be just like her grandmother, Bibi, but is often distracted when she is supposed to be following Bibi to a watering hole.
E Buz
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Aug 25, 2014
Nancy knows Cover
Cybele Young
Nancy the elephant knows many things with her remarkable memory--but she also knows that she has forgotten something very important.
E You
Book
Aug 4, 2014
Oh no! a fox! Cover
Janet Morgan Stoeke
When a fox finds their coop, Rooster Sam unwittingly saves the hens of Loopy Coop Farm.
E Sto
Book
Aug 4, 2014
Pig and small Cover
Alex Latimer
Pig and Bug want to become friends but their size difference gets in the way, until they find something they both enjoy doing.
E Lat
Book
Aug 20, 2014
Quest Cover
Aaron Becker
Two children are swept up in an imaginative quest to save the king and his realm from dark forces when the king emerges from a magical door at the park and presses a map and strange objects into their hands before being captured and disappearing.
E Bec
Book
Aug 26, 2014
R is for robot : a noisy alphabet Cover
Adam F.Watkins
Introduces the letters and their sounds through a group of robots who attempt to build the alphabet.
E Wat
Book
Aug 11, 2014
Runaway tomato Cover
Kim Cooley Reeder
Lincoln Agnew, illustrator
After dodging an enormous, rolling tomato, townsfolk hold a festival to honor the red fruit.
E Ree
Book
Aug 11, 2014
Rupert can dance Cover
Jules Feiffer
Although Rupert liked watching his owner Mandy dance during the day, he secretly enjoyed dancing at night while Mandy slept.
E Fei
Book
Aug 4, 2014
Small Blue and the deep dark night Cover
Jon Davis
Small Blue is afraid that all sorts of frightening things are lurking in the dark, but as Big Brown takes her through a dark house to warm some milk, he suggests preposterous alternatives.
E Dav
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Aug 20, 2014
Stanley's garage Cover
William Bee
Stanley is working at his garage today. From filling up Hattie's red sport car with gas to changing the tire on Shamus' and Little Woo's blue car, it sure is a busy day. As his friends each come in with their car problems, Stanley knows just what to do to get them back on the road.
E Bee
Book
Aug 27, 2014
Superfab saves the day Cover
Berengere Delaporte
Jean Leroy
Sarah Quinn, translator
With a large superhero costume collection, Superfab is the best-dressed superhero around, but his frequent costume changes often stop him for arriving in time to help people in trouble, until one day, his style sense may just save the day.
E Del
Book
Aug 4, 2014
The bear's sea escape Cover
Benjamin Chaud
Still looking for a place to hibernate, Papa Bear follows Baby Bear to a cruise ship, and winds up on a tropical island.
E Cha
Book
Aug 4, 2014
The cat, the dog, Little Red, the exploding eggs, the wolf, and Grandma Cover
Diane Fox
Christyan Fox
Cat tries to read the story of Little Red Riding Hood aloud, but Dog keeps interrupting with silly questions.
E Fox
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Aug 25, 2014
The dragon and the gruesome twosome Cover
M. P Robertson
George encounters a magical dragon that takes him to a kingdom under siege by two trolls, and George sets off to capture them.
E Rob
Book
Aug 12, 2014
The night parade Cover
Lily Roscoe
David Walker, illustrator
In the Night Parade children play and sing while their parents sleep.
E Ros
Book
Aug 20, 2014
Three little peas Cover
Marine Rivoal
The story of two little peas as they explore the world of the garden and set off to become just what they are meant to be.
E Riv
Book
Aug 28, 2014
Uni the unicorn Cover
Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Brigette Barrager, illustrator
Uni the unicorn believes that little girls are real.
E Ros
Book
Aug 25, 2014
Wednesday Cover
Anne Bertier
Claudia Zoe Bedrick, translator
Wednesday is about Little Round and Big Square, two friends that get together to play every Wednesday.
E Ber
Book
Aug 28, 2014
What if...? Cover
Anthony Browne
As Joe and his mother walk down a street on their way to a party, Joe starts to worry about such things as what if he doesn't like the party and what if he doesn't like the food.
E Bro
Book
Aug 4, 2014
When a grandpa says "I love you" Cover
Douglas Wood
Jennifer (Jennifer A.) Bell
Explores some of the many and varied ways a grandfather can express his love, even without saying the words, such as by sharing his coin collection, holding hands when crossing the street, and attending tea parties.
E Woo
Book
Aug 20, 2014
Who's next door? Cover
Mayuko Kishira
Jun Takabatake, illustrator
Shana Rieko Shimizu, translator
When Owl moves in next door to Chicken, they must find a find a creative way to enjoy each other's company despite their different schedules.
E Kis
Book
Aug 4, 2014
You are (not) small Cover
Anna Kang
Christopher Weyant, illustrator
Not being able to agree who is small and who is big, two fuzzy animals have their argument settled by a couple of mystery guests.
E Kan
Book
Aug 11, 2014
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Judith Viorst
Isidre Mones, illustrator
E Vio
Rosemary Wells
E Wel
Emma Dodd
E Dod
Ayano Imai
E Ima
Mem Fox
Emma Quay, illustrator
E Fox
Patricia Polacco
E Pol
Anika Denise
Christopher Denise, illustrator
E Den
Toni Buzzeo
Mike Wohnoutka, illustrator
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Jennifer Berne
Keith Bendis, illustrator
E Ber
Cybele Young
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Hallie Durand
David Small, illustrator
E Dur
Janet Morgan Stoeke
E Sto
Norman Bridwell
E Bri
Alex Latimer
E Lat
Mike Boldt
E Bol
Aaron Becker
E Bec
Miriam Latimer
E Lat
Adam F.Watkins
E Wat
Jeff Mack
E Mac
Kim Cooley Reeder
Lincoln Agnew, illustrator
E Ree
undefined Dillard
E Dil
Jules Feiffer
E Fei
Lizi Boyd
E Boy
Jon Davis
E Dav
William Wegman
E Weg
William Bee
E Bee
Jonny Duddle
E Dud
Berengere Delaporte
Jean Leroy
Sarah Quinn, translator
E Del
Chri Raschka
E Ras
Benjamin Chaud
E Cha
Mary Lyn Ray
Christopher Silas Neal
E Ray
Diane Fox
Christyan Fox
E Fox
Chieri Uegaki
Qin Leng
E Ueg
M. P Robertson
E Rob
Mini Grey
E Gre
Lily Roscoe
David Walker, illustrator
E Ros
Scott Campbell
E Cam
Marine Rivoal
E Riv
Maggie Rudy
E Rud
Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Brigette Barrager, illustrator
E Ros
David Ezra Stein
E Ste
Anne Bertier
Claudia Zoe Bedrick, translator
E Ber
Leo Dillon
Diane Dillon
E Dil
Anthony Browne
E Bro
Daniel Kirk
E Kir
Douglas Wood
Jennifer (Jennifer A.) Bell
E Woo
Daniel Kirk
E Kir
Mayuko Kishira
Jun Takabatake, illustrator
Shana Rieko Shimizu, translator
E Kis
Anna McQuinn
Rosalind Beardshaw, illustrator
E McQ
Anna Kang
Christopher Weyant, illustrator
E Kan
Lois Brandt
Vin Vogel, illustrator
E Bra