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Straw

Amy Krouse Rosenthal · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Meet Straw!
He's always rushed straight to the finish. But when his speedy streak gets the best of him, it takes a friend to show Straw how to drink in the amazing world around him. A companion to Spoon and Chopsticks, this delightful story celebrates the joys of taking...
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Hundred Feet Tall

Benjamin Scheuer · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Guess How Much I Love You meets Someday in this gentle read-aloud picture book that shows us that with just the right amount of care and support, even the smallest of seeds can grow to stand one hundred feet tall.Thanks for the love that you've shown me Right now I'm so very small...
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Duck for President (New York Times Best Illustrated Books (Awards))

Doreen Cronin · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

My fellow Americans:
It is our pleasure, our honor, our duty as citizens to present to you Duck for President. Here is a duck who began in a humble pond. Who worked his way to farmer. To governor. And now, perhaps, to the highest office in the land.
Some say, if he walks...
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Monster's Trucks

Rebecca Van Slyke · Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Monster loves his construction vehicles. They help him dig deep trenches, push dirt and rocks, and carry all kinds of materials around his construction site.

But Monster does not like sharing his trucks! No one can touch his bulldozer, fork lift, or crane. So what happens when...

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Fire Truck vs. Dragon

Chris Barton · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Can a Fire Truck and a Dragon be friends? Find out in this new companion to the household favorite Shark vs. Train!

It's the wackiest rivalry ever, when the fire-breathing ruler of the skies and the fearless fire truck go head to head in an epic battle of fire vs water! Who will...
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How to Find a Unicorn

Sue Fliess · Sky Pony
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

There's an age-old tale that magic unicorns exist . . . wandering where orchids grow within the mountain mist. Legend has it that the only way to find a unicorn is to know where to look and how to craft a beautiful gift that shows her you are a friend. If you're lucky, she may even...
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Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You

Sonia Sotomayor · Philomel Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and award-winning artist Rafael Lopez create a kind and caring book about the differences that make each of us unique.

Feeling different, especially as a kid, can be tough. But in the same way that different types of plants and flowers make a garden...
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My Best Friend

Julie Fogliano · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author Julie Fogliano and Caldecott Honor winner Jillian Tamaki come together to tell a delightful story of first friendship.

she is my best friend i think
i never had a best friend so i'm not sure
but i think she is a really good best...
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At the Pond

Geraldo Valério · Groundwood Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

On a dull gray day, a boy puts his dog on a leash and they walk to a shimmering pond where snowy white swans swim freely. One of the swans invites the boy and dog for a ride. They climb on its back and sail into a stunningly beautiful landscape, dotted with wildflowers, spoonbills and ibises....

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One Earth

Eileen Spinelli · WorthyKids
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Celebrate our planet and discover easy ways to take care of it with this picture book that's perfect for budding environmentalists and nature lovers. Kids can count reasons to love the planet and ways to protect it in the pages of this conservation-themed book. Gentle verse reminds...
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Tiny T. Rex and the Very Dark Dark:

Jonathan Stutzman · Chronicle Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

The adorable and indomitable Tiny T. Rex from the critically acclaimed Tiny T. Rex and The Impossible Hug is back in a tale about friendship and overcoming your fears.

Tiny T. Rex and his friend Pointy are having a campout in the backyard! It is what best friends do. But without...
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I Go Quiet

David Ouimet · Norton Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

An introverted young girl finds her voice through reading and the power of imagination in this stunning debut picture book.

How do you find your voice, when no one seems to be listening? In David Ouimet's spellbinding debut, a young girl struggles to make herself heard, believing...

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I Dream of a Journey

Akiko Miyakoshi · Kids Can Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

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Goodnight, Veggies

Diana Murray · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Every veggie needs their shut-eye in this restful, charming story set in the community garden, illustrated by New York Times best-selling artist Zachariah OHora. Perfect for fans of the Llama Llama series. As the sun begins to set, the tomatoes are tuckered out, the cucumbers are calm,...
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Sofia's Dream

Wilson, Land · Little Pickle Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A sweet bedtime story that will inspire children to protect the Earth and encourage others to do the same.

When Sofia dreams of visiting the Moon one night, she discovers people are hurting the Earth! With the Moon as her guide, Sofia learns how we can work together to make Earth...

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