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Akissi: Tales of Mischief

MARGUERITE ABOUET · Flying Eye Books
Pages: 188
Format: Paperback

Akissi: Tales of Mischief brings together all the hilarious and heartfelt Akissi comics by Marguerite Abouet, the award winning author of Aya of Yop City.Poor Akissi! The neighborhood cats are trying to steal her fish, her little monkey Boubou almost ends up in a frying pan and she's...
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Curious George Goes to a Bookstore

H. A. Rey · Hmh Books for Young Readers
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

George's favorite author is doing a signing at the new bookstore in town. Waiting in line is hard when you're as curious as our little monkey, especially when surrounded by so many great books! Children will love his silly antics as George explores the wonderful world that is the local...
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Summer Color!

Diana Murray · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A celebration of the wonder and colors of every child's favorite season--summer!
In this celebration of the outdoors, two rambunctious children take off on an adventure from their own backyard. In each new scene they discover the wondrous details--and beautiful colors--of nature. Even...
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The Lake Monster Mystery

Shannon Gilligan · Dragonlark Book
Pages: 44
Format: Paperback

WATCH OUT!This book is different than every book you've ever read.Don't believe me? Have you ever read a book that's about you? This book is! YOU get to choose what happens next - and even how the story will end. Champ is a lake monster who lives in Lake Champlain. No one has ever...
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Hummingbird

Nicola Davies · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Follow a tiny hummingbird on its journey from Central America to Central Park in a captivating tale with exquisite illustrations echoing the creature's jeweled tones.

Tz'unun! Tz'unun! A buzz of wings, a flash of color . . . There's a very special visitor in Granny's garden....
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The Lost Kitten

LEE. · Gecko Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When a tiny stray kitten turns up on the doorstep, Hina and her mother take the kitten in. Hina makes a home for her and learns all about caring for a living creature. Then one day the kitten goes missing.
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Bugs from Head to Tail

Stacey Roderick · Kids Can Press
Pages: 36
Format: Hardcover

In the latest addition to the popular Head to Tail series, author Stacey Roderick focuses on bugs --- a kid favorite! --- and challenges readers to guess which bug each of eight different body parts belongs to. A full spread asks a question about a body part, ?What bug has eyes like this??...
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The Hoity-Toity Angel

Caroline Hoile · SPCK
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

There was once a very beautiful angel. Her hair gleamed, her wings sparkled and her dress was whiter than white. She was the most elegant angel that you could ever have wished to see. But she was also very, very proud. She really thought that she was the best! When Gabriel appears to Mary,...
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PJ Masks Save the Library!

Daphne Pendergrass · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Head into the night to save the library with Catboy, Owlette, and Gekko in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read based on PJ Masks, the hit preschool series airing on Disney Junior!

The villain Romeo has a new machine. It erases stories from books so he can put his picture inside. Can Owlette...
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His Royal Highness, King Baby: A Terrible True Story

SALLY LLOYD-JONES · Candlewick
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

When an older sibling with a flair for the dramatic shares her kingdom with a baby tyrant, can there be a happily ever after?

Once upon a time there was a happy family: A mom, a dad, a gerbil, and the most beautifulest, cleverest, ever so kindest Princess. . . .
On one horrible...
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How Do You Take a Bath?

KATE MCMULLAN · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Perfect for fans of Five Little Monkeys Jump in the Bath, this fun and educational picture book brings together adorable baby animals and bathtime.

How do YOU take a bath?
Does your mama comb your fur?
Do you shake off all your dirt?
Do you splash...
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A Family Haggadah

Shoshana Silberman · Kar-Ben
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

With just the right blend of text and commentary, the popular "A Family Haggadah," with new full color art, is the haggadah of choice for families with young children to use at their seders. With its updated text and new full color illustrations, but same page numbers, this haggadah...
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Fancy Nancy and the Dazzling Jewels

JANE O'CONNOR · HarperFestival
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

Join Fancy Nancy in a fabulous story about friendship and sharing, complete with fancy stickers!Fancy Nancy has so many jewels that her jewelry boxes are overflowing! (That's a fancy way of saying she can't even close them.) But when she and Bree decide to have a jewelry swap,...
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The Eye That Never Sleeps: How Detective Pinkerton Saved President Lincoln

Marissa Moss · Abrams Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

From award-winning author Marissa Moss comes the first children's book about Allan Pinkerton, one of America's greatest detectives. Everyone knows the story of Abraham Lincoln, but few know anything about the spy who saved him! Allan Pinkerton's life changed when he helped the Chicago Police...
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The Un-Friendship Bracelet

Martha Maker · Little Simon
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

In the first book of the Craftily Ever After chapter book series, a new student gets between best friends Emily and Maddie - and changes the meaning of their friendship bracelets!Emily Adams, Maddie Wilson, Bella Diaz, and Sam Sharma are eight-year-olds with one special thing in common:...
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