Picture Books

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Picture Books
They All Saw a Cat
Author: Brendan Wenzel

In simple, rhythmic prose and in stylized pictures, a cat walks through the world, and all the other creatures see and acknowledge the cat in their own way; this book is an excellent example of perspective.

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A Busy Creature's Day Eating: an Alphabetical Smorgasbord
Author: Mo Willems

"A busy creature eats his way through the alphabet!"-- publisher.

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Picture Books
Astro Girl
Author: Ken Wilson-Max

In this reassuring picture book Astrid tells her father that she wants to be an astronaut, so he tells her of all the things that astronauts have to be able to do.  *Multiple formats available; Hoopladigital.com video version also has a read-along option.

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Picture Books
Stop! Bot!
Author: James Yang

When a little boy stops to show a building doorman his new "Bot," it floats up out of his hands; the kind doorman runs up to each floor of the building to try to catch it, with help from the building's residents.

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Early Readers

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Early Readers
Cork and Fuzz
Author: Dori Chaconas

A possum and a muskrat become friends despite their many differences

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Early Readers
Iris and Walter
Author: Elissa Guest

When Iris moves to the country, she misses the city where she formerly lived; however, with the help of a new friend named Walter, she learns to adjust to her new home.

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Early Readers
Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same!
Author: Grace Lin

Ling and Ting are identical twins that people think are exactly the same, but time and again they prove to be different.  Also available in RB Digital.

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Early Readers
Barkus
Author: Patricia MacLachlan

Barkus is a large and very smart dog who comes to live with seven-year-old Nicky when Nicky's Uncle Everton goes traveling--and soon he is a family and school favorite.  Also available in Overdrive Digital ebook in Infosoup

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Early Readers
Pearl and Wagner: Two Good Friends
Author: Kate McMullan

Pearl and Wagner, a rabbit and a mouse, work together to build a robot for their science project.

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Early Readers
Little Bear
Author: Else Minarik

This beloved early reader includes chapters:  What will Little Bear wear? -- Birthday soup -- Little Bear goes to the moon -- Little Bear's wish.

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Early Readers
Poppleton
Author: Cynthia Rylant

Poppleton the pig makes a friend, reads a library book about adventure, and helps a sick friend get better.

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Early Readers
Monkey and Elephant go Gadding
Author: Carol Schaefer

Monkey and Elephant are very good friends who look too nice to just stay at home. So they decide to go gadding.  "Gadding?" said  Elephant. "What's that?" "Gadding," said Monkey, "is walking along, looking around, finding something fun, stopping awhile, then moving on." You never know what fun surprises you'll discover when you decide to go gadding!

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Early Readers
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa
Author: Erica Silverman

Cowgirl Kate and her cowhorse Cocoa, who is always hungry, count cows, share a story, and help each other fall asleep.

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Nonfiction

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Nonfiction
Do Not Lick This Book
Author: Iden Ben-Barak

Min is a microbe. She is small. Very small. In fact, so small that you'd need to look through a microscope to see her. Or you can simply open this book and take Min on an adventure to amazing places she's never seen before -- like the icy glaciers of your tooth or the twisted, tangled jungle of your shirt.

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Nonfiction
Baby Chickens
Author: Megan Borgert-Spaniol

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces baby chickens to young readers through leveled text and related photos"--from series Blastoff! Readers. 1, Super Cute!

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Nonfiction
The Toad
Author: Elise Gravel

This child nonfiction book presents facts about toads, covering anatomy, eating habits, and life cycle in an engaging format.

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Nonfiction
Living and Nonliving Things: A Compare and Contrast Book
Author: Kevin Kurtz

"Using a wide variety of stunning photographs, author Kevin Kurtz poses thought-provoking questions to help readers determine if things are living or nonliving." --publisher.

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Nonfiction
How Much Does a Ladybug Weigh?
Author: Alison Limentani

How Much Does a Ladybug Weigh? "This playful picture book has the answers. It's a fascinating look at wildlife, weight, counting, and comparisons"--from page 4.

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Nonfiction
Baby Dolphin's First Day
Author: Peter Roop

This child nonfiction book follows a baby dolphin through its first day of life in the big, blue sea. American Museum of Natural History easy readers. Level 1

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Nonfiction
Baby Whale's Long Swim
Author: Connie Roop

This child nonfiction book follows a baby calf gray whale and its mother on their long, four-month migration from Mexico to Alaska in search of food. American Museum of Natural History easy readers. Level 1

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Audiobooks

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Audiobooks
Crankee Doodle
Author: Tom Angleberger

A pony tries to convince his cranky owner to take a ride into town.

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A Piglet Named Mercy
Author: Kate DiCamillo

When a pig named Mercy arrives at the Watsons' front door, she brings love and chaos to their lives.

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The Rabbit Listened
Author: Cori Doerrfeld

"When Taylor's block castle is destroyed, all the animals think they know just what to do, but only the rabbit quietly listens to how Taylor is feeling"--publisher.

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Baabwaa and Wooliam: A Tale of Literacy, Dental Hygiene, and Friendship
Author: David Elliott

Baabwaa and Wooliam are friends, and together they decide to have an adventure of their own. After meeting a fierce wolf in sheep's wool, they form an unusual friendship with the wolf, teaching him to read and knit. Also available in RB Digital as seen in Infosoup Baabwaa and Wooliam [electronic resource] : a tale of literacy, dental hygeine, and freindship  e-audiobook

 

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Audiobooks
Chu’s Day
Author: Neil Gaiman

When the panda named Chu sneezes, bad things happen!

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Planet Kindergarten
Author: Sue Ganz-Schmitt

A young child imagines going off to Kindergarten as a journey to another planet.

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Barkus
Author: Patricia MacLachlan

Barkus is a large and very smart dog who comes to live with seven-year-old Nicky when Nicky's Uncle Everton goes traveling--and soon he is a family and school favorite.  Also available in Overdrive Digital ebook in Infosoup

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Audiobooks
Tiptop Cat
Author: Roger Mader

A cat finds the courage to climb again after a frightening fall from his owner's apartment balcony.

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Dear Girl
Author: Amy Rosenthal

Encourages readers to accept and love themselves as they are and advises them to be confident, curious, adaptable, and willing to speak up.

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Audiobooks
The Dark
Author: Lemony Snicket

In this picture book illustrated by Jon Klassen, Laszlo is afraid of the Dark which lives in the same big, creaky house as him, until one night the Dark pays him a visit.

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They All Saw a Cat
Author: Brendan Wenzel

In simple, rhythmic prose and in stylized pictures, a cat walks through the world, and all the other creatures see and acknowledge the cat in their own way; this book is an excellent example of perspective.

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Audiobooks
Astro Girl
Author: Ken Wilson-Max

In this reassuring picture book Astrid tells her father that she wants to be an astronaut, so he tells her of all the things that astronauts have to be able to do.  *Multiple formats available; Hoopladigital.com video version also has a read-along option.

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eBooks

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eBooks
Hello Lighthouse
Author: Sophie Blackall

"Explores the life of one lighthouse as it beams its message out to sea through shifting seasons, changeable weather, and the tenure of its final keeper."-- publisher.

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eBooks
Wolf in the snow
Author: Matthew Cordell

In this mostly wordless picture book, a wolf cub and little girl are lost in a dangerous snowstorm; the little girl kindly carries the wolf cub as she tries to find her own way home safely.

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The Day the Crayons Quit
Author: Drew Daywalt

When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them.

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The Rabbit Listened
Author: Cori Doerrfeld

"When Taylor's block castle is destroyed, all the animals think they know just what to do, but only the rabbit quietly listens to how Taylor is feeling"--publisher.

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Little Roja Riding Hood
Author: Susan Elya

A rhyming twist on the classic fairy tale in which a little girl saves her grandmother from a wolf. Includes glossary of Spanish words.

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Red: A Crayon’s Story
Author: 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.

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eBooks
Julius, the Baby of the World
Author: Kevin Henkes

Lilly is convinced that the arrival of her new baby brother is the worst thing that has happened in their house, until Cousin Garland comes to visit.

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We Don’t Eat Our Classmates
Author: Ryan Higgins

When the class pet bites the finger of Penelope, a tyrannosaurus rex, she finally understands why she should not not eat her classmates, no matter how tasty they are.  May also be available on hoopladigital.com.

 

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