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03/04/2015 - 11:02am

5-minute Disney Junior stories Cover
This treasury of 12 stories star Disney favorites, Sofia, Doc McStuffins, Minnie and other Disney characters, each taking around five minutes to read aloud.
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Feb 13, 2015
A lullaby for Little One Cover
Dawn Casey
Charles Fuge, illustrator
Sharing a last game at the end of a lovely day filled with laughter and fun, little Bunny and Big Daddy Rabbit are joined by their woodland friends until little Bunny tires of all the hullabaloo, prompting a special lullaby by Big Daddy Rabbit.
E Cas
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Mar 4, 2015
A surprise for Giraffe and Elephant Cover
Paul Gude
Quiet Giraffe and chatty Elephant have a friendship that sees them through misunderstanding, disappointment, and an interesting surprise.
E Gud
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Mar 2, 2015
Batman : an origin story Cover
John Sazaklis
Luciano Vecchio, illustrator
Bob Kane, creator
In simple text, this book tells the story of how Bruce Wayne grew up to become the Dark Knight of Gotham City.
E Saz
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Feb 13, 2015
Book-o-hats : a wearable book Cover
Donald B Lemke
Bob Lentz, illustrator
Become a firefighter, a chef, or perhaps a pirate with six wearable hat masks in this interactive board book with die cut holes and rhyming text.
E Lem
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Mar 2, 2015
Book-o-masks : a wearable book Cover
Donald B Lemke
Bob Lentz, illustrator
Become a superhero, a scuba diver, or perhaps a ninja with six wearable masks in this interactive board book with die cut holes and rhyming text.
E Lem
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Mar 2, 2015
Bunnies!!! Cover
Kevan Atteberry
A monster searches everywhere to find the things he loves: bunnies.
E Att
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Mar 2, 2015
Click, clack, peep Cover
Doreen Cronin
Betsy Lewin, illustrator
All of the barnyard animals are excited about the arrival of a new duckling, until the noisy little one refuses to go to sleep.
E Cro
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Feb 25, 2015
Counting fun! : an abacus book Cover
Katie Saunders
This interactive abacus book has movable beads that little ones can use to learn their numbers. Children will be introduced to the early learning concept of counting with the aid of the bright, tactile abacus beads that they can move across the pages. On board pages.
E Sau
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Feb 17, 2015
Elephantastic! Cover
Michael Engler
Joelle Tourlonias, illustrator
Andrew finds a mysterious box in his hallway with a talking stuffed elephant inside! The two friends set off on an adventure. It's a wonderful afternoon--until Mommy interrupts. It turns out the box was meant for someone else.
E Eng
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Feb 24, 2015
Findus disappears! Cover
Sven Nordqvist
Tara Chace, translator
When a neighbor brings him a tiny kitten, the old farmer Pettson's lonely days are over and he spends his days talking to his new pet, but when the house is suddenly quiet, Pettson fears something is wrong.
E Nor
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Feb 13, 2015
Gingerbread for liberty! : how a German baker helped win the American Revolution Cover
Mara Rockliff
Vincent X Kirsch, illustrator
A stirring picture book biography about a forgotten hero of the American Revolution who rose to the occasion and served his country, not with muskets or canons, but with gingerbread!
E Roc
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Feb 13, 2015
Harlem Renaissance party Cover
Faith Ringgold
Lonnie and his uncle journey back in time to the Harlem Renaissance.
E Rin
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Feb 13, 2015
Hooray for Hoppy! Cover
Tim Hopgood
A curious bunny looks for signs of the arrival of spring, in a story that celebrates the five senses.
E Hop
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Feb 25, 2015
I will fight monsters for you Cover
Santi Balmes
Lyona, illustrator
Two little girls--one human and the other a monster--are afraid to go to sleep for fear of what's living under their beds.
E Bal
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Feb 12, 2015
Is it Passover yet? Cover
Chris Barash
Alessandra Psacharopulo, illustrator
One family prepares for the traditional seder that ushers in Passover.
E Bar
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Mar 2, 2015
Juna's jar Cover
Jane Bahk
Felicia Hoshino, illustrator
After her best friend, Hector, moves away, Juna's brother Minho tries to make her feel better by finding things to put in her special kimchi jar, and each night, whatever is in the jar takes her on a magical journey in search of Hector.
E Bah
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Feb 25, 2015
Leopardpox! Cover
Orna Landau
Omer Hoffmann, illustrator
When Sadie, a kindergartner, suddenly turns into a frisky leopard cub, her mother and brothers take her to a doctor, a veterinarian, and even a zoo seeking a cure.
E Lan
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Feb 13, 2015
Mahalia Jackson : walking with Kings and Queens Cover
Nina Nolan
John Holyfield, illustrator
A picture-book introduction to the gospel singer's life and career.
E Nol
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Feb 13, 2015
Naptime with Theo & Beau Cover
Jessica Shyba
The friendship and trust between a boy and his puppy is celebrated through simple text and photographs of them sharing naptime.
E Shy
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Feb 27, 2015
Night owl Cover
Toni Yuly
A baby owl flies through the night, listening carefully to different sounds as he tries to find Mommy Owl.
E Yul
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Feb 13, 2015
No, silly! Cover
Ken Krug
As their mothers and fathers listen, preschoolers describe favorite things to do.
E Kru
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Feb 25, 2015
Nobody's perfect Cover
David Elliott
Sam Zuppardi, illustrator
A young boy reflects on the idea that nobody is perfect, including the other members of his family, but decides that, on the whole, with a little patience, they come close.
E Ell
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Mar 4, 2015
Noisy bird sing-along Cover
John Himmelman
Listen to the bird. They are often very noisy. You can tell what kind of bird it is just by listening. It's fun to learn their sounds and to sing along.
E Him
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Mar 4, 2015
One plastic bag : Isatou Ceesay and the recycling women of the Gambia Cover
Miranda Paul
Elizabeth Zunon
Plastic bags are cheap and easy to use. But what happens when a bag breaks or is no longer needed? In Njau, Gambia, people simply dropped the bags and went on their way. One plastic bag became two. Then ten. Then a hundred.
E Pau
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Mar 2, 2015
Pitter and Patter Cover
Martha Sullivan
Cathy Morrison, illustrator
The water cycle becomes a down-to-earth reality when children follow Pitter on his overland journey from cloud to ocean, and Patter on her journey from cloud to ocean by way of an underground route. In the ocean they meet and join in a cloud once again. 'Explore More' endnotes provide additional explanations of water cycle principles.
E Sul
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Mar 4, 2015
Queen of the diamond : the Lizzie Murphy story Cover
Emily Arnold McCully
A picture book biography about Lizzie Murphy, the first woman to play in a major league exhibition game and the first person to play on both the New England and American leagues' all-star teams.
E McC
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Mar 2, 2015
Red : a crayon's story Cover
Michael Hall
Red's factory-applied label clearly says that he is red, but despite the best efforts of his teacher, fellow crayons and art supplies, and family members, he cannot seem to do anything right until a new friend offers a fresh perspective.
E Hal
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Feb 25, 2015
Second banana Cover
Keith Graves
A picture book about Oop, a gorilla, who is second banana to The Amazing Mr. Bubbles, a monkey, until one day, Mr. Bubbles finds himself in trouble and Oop has to save the day.
E Gra
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Feb 25, 2015
Sharing & caring Cover
Courtney Carbone
Fabio Laguna, illustrator
Andrea Cagol, illustrator
Ariel, Rapunzel, Merida, Cinderella, and the rest of the Disney princesses share their tips for sharing and caring in this rhyming storybook.
E Car
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Feb 13, 2015
Show me happy Cover
Kathryn Madeline Allen
Eric Futran, photographer
Explores simple actions and concepts that children learn as they start to socialize and communicate.
E All
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Mar 2, 2015
Smick! Cover
Doreen Cronin
Juana Medina, illustrator
Can friendship bloom between a dog and a chick?
E Cro
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Feb 13, 2015
Superman : an origin story Cover
Matthew K Manning
Luciano Vecchio, illustrator
Jerry Siegel, creator
Joe Shuster, creator
An alien orphan from the planet Krypton crash lands on Earth, and is adopted by a human couple--one day he will become Superman, defender of the people of Earth.
E Man
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Feb 13, 2015
The birthday cake Cover
Sven Nordqvist
Tara Chace, translator
This story is about baking a 'pancake-cake' for the cat with three birthdays a year. When Pettson sets out to make Findus a cake, he finds that he's missing a key ingredient. This starts a hilarious chain of events resulting in Pettson distracting a bull, climbing through a skylight into his attic to find his fishing pole to fish the key out of the well, so he can open his shed, fix his flat tire, then ride to the store to buy some flour (and a new pair of overalls), then made a tasty cake for Findus.
E Nor
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Feb 13, 2015
The crown affair : (from the files of a hard-boiled detective) Cover
Jeanie Franz Ransom
Stephen Axelsen, illustrator
Just before the Mother Gooseland Games, hard-boiled detective Joe Dumpty is called upon to solve the mystery of what made Jack and Jill fall down the hill--and who took Jack's prized crown after the fall.
E Ran
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Feb 25, 2015
The house that's your home Cover
Sally Lloyd-Jones
Jane Dyer, illustrator
Celebrates all the things that make one's home special, including the family that dwells there.
E Llo
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Feb 12, 2015
The misadventures of Sweetie Pie Cover
Chris Van Allsburg
Sweetie Pie escapes the confines of her hamster cage (and several insufferable owners) to find a new home in the wild.
E Van
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Feb 13, 2015
The new small person Cover
Lauren Child
Elmore Green likes being an only child, so when his parents bring a new small person, his baby brother, into the house he is not pleased and does his best to keep the new small person out of his life.
E Chi
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Mar 4, 2015
The queen's shadow : a story about how animals see Cover
Cybele Young
Uses the story of someone stealing a Queen's shadow at a ball to illustrate the different types of vision that various animals have, including chameleons, sharks, lancehead snakes, dragonflies, pigeons, and sea urchins.
E You
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Mar 4, 2015
There's no one I love like you Cover
Jutta Langreuter
Stephanie Dahle, illustrator
.Disliking his mom's rules about washing his ears and cleaning his room, Little Bunny decides to move in with a series of friends, but every new home he tries introduces a new problem.
E Lan
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Mar 2, 2015
Virgil & Owen Cover
Paulette Bogan
Virgil the penguin finds a polar bear and tries to claim it as his own, but the polar bear wants to splash with the terns, slide with the seals, twirl with all the penguins, and be called by his name--Owen.
E Bog
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Feb 13, 2015
What a wonderful world Cover
Bob Thiele
George (George David) Weiss
Tim Hopgood, illustrator
Illustrations and lyrics introduce a song, first recorded in 1967 by Louis Armstrong, which celebrates the wonders of nature, loving friends, and the promise of the future in a baby's cry.
E Thi
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Mar 2, 2015
Wonder Woman : an origin story Cover
John Sazaklis
Luciano Vecchio, illustrator
William Moulton Marston, creator of Wonder Woman
Born an Amazon princess on the island of Themyscira, Diana leaves the island to become Wonder Woman, defender of Earth.
E Saz
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Feb 13, 2015
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David Elliott
Sam Zuppardi, illustrator
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Dawn Casey
Charles Fuge, illustrator
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John Himmelman
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Paul Gude
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Miranda Paul
Elizabeth Zunon
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John Sazaklis
Luciano Vecchio, illustrator
Bob Kane, creator
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Martha Sullivan
Cathy Morrison, illustrator
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Donald B Lemke
Bob Lentz, illustrator
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Emily Arnold McCully
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Donald B Lemke
Bob Lentz, illustrator
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Michael Hall
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Kevan Atteberry
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Keith Graves
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Doreen Cronin
Betsy Lewin, illustrator
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Courtney Carbone
Fabio Laguna, illustrator
Andrea Cagol, illustrator
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Katie Saunders
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Kathryn Madeline Allen
Eric Futran, photographer
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Michael Engler
Joelle Tourlonias, illustrator
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Doreen Cronin
Juana Medina, illustrator
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Sven Nordqvist
Tara Chace, translator
E Nor
Matthew K Manning
Luciano Vecchio, illustrator
Jerry Siegel, creator
Joe Shuster, creator
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Mara Rockliff
Vincent X Kirsch, illustrator
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Sven Nordqvist
Tara Chace, translator
E Nor
Faith Ringgold
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Jeanie Franz Ransom
Stephen Axelsen, illustrator
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Tim Hopgood
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Sally Lloyd-Jones
Jane Dyer, illustrator
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Santi Balmes
Lyona, illustrator
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Chris Van Allsburg
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Chris Barash
Alessandra Psacharopulo, illustrator
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Lauren Child
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Jane Bahk
Felicia Hoshino, illustrator
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Cybele Young
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Orna Landau
Omer Hoffmann, illustrator
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Jutta Langreuter
Stephanie Dahle, illustrator
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Nina Nolan
John Holyfield, illustrator
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Paulette Bogan
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Jessica Shyba
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Bob Thiele
George (George David) Weiss
Tim Hopgood, illustrator
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Toni Yuly
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John Sazaklis
Luciano Vecchio, illustrator
William Moulton Marston, creator of Wonder Woman
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Ken Krug
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