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'Ohana means family by Loomis, Ilima, author. 'Ohana means family

In this cumulative rhyme in the style of "The House That Jack Built," a family celebrates Hawaii and its culture while serving poi at a luau.

Sep 2, 2020
A place inside of me - a poem to heal the heart by Elliott, Zetta, author. A place inside of me - a poem to heal the heart

Illustrations and easy-to-read text express a child's awareness of being filled with deep emotions, from joy to sorrow and anger to compassion, but above all, love.

Sep 17, 2020
Addy's cup of sugar / Based on an Ancient Buddhist Tale by Muth, Jon J., author, illustrator. Addy's cup of sugar / Based on an Ancient Buddhist Tale

In this reworking of the Buddhist parable, Stillwater, a giant panda, teaches Addy that the grief she feels for the loss of her kitten, is part of life and is shared by everybody.

Sep 22, 2020
Alien tomato by Schroeder, Kristen, author. Alien tomato

When a mysterious red orb appears one day, the vegetables are not sure what to make of it and they decide that it must be an alien tomato, but Gopher is not convinced.

Sep 17, 2020
All welcome here by Preller, James, author. All welcome here

A picture book collection of haiku poems celebrates the first day of school and all of its excitement, challenges, and anxieties, while multimedia paintings and collages by the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of The Noisy Paintbox depict diverse characters navigating relatable first day experiences.

Sep 24, 2020
An ordinary day by Arnold, Elana K., author. An ordinary day

"An ordinary day in an ordinary neighborhood turns out to be extraordinary in this story about new life, death, and family"--

Sep 22, 2020
Attack of the Underwear Dragon by Rothman, Scott/ Oswald, Pete (ILT) Attack of the Underwear Dragon

Sep 22, 2020
Awesome Man - The Mystery Intruder by Chabon, Michael/ Parker, Jake (ILT) Awesome Man - The Mystery Intruder

Sep 17, 2020
Boy With Big, Big Feelings by Lee, Britney Winn Boy With Big, Big Feelings

Sep 22, 2020
Butts are everywhere by Stutzman, Jonathan, author. Butts are everywhere

"A celebration of one of our most useful (and hilarious) body parts"--

Sep 17, 2020
Cannonball by Cotter, Sacha, author. Cannonball

Determined to execute the perfect cannonball dive, a boy tries to follow everyone's advice but finally hears Nan, an expert and former champion, who advises doing it his own way.

Sep 14, 2020
Castle of Books by Sanna, Alessandro Castle of Books

Sep 22, 2020
Catch that chicken! by Atinuke, author. Catch that chicken!

"The team behind Baby Goes to Market and B Is for Baby visit a Nigerian village for a humorous ode to childhood ingenuity. Lami is the best chicken catcher in the whole village. Her sister may be speedy at spelling, her friend fast at braiding hair, and her brother brave with bulls, but when it comes to chickens, nobody is faster or braver than Lami. That is, until the day when Lami chases a little too fast, up the baobab tree, and reaches a little too far ... ow! How can she catch chickens with

Sep 22, 2020
Construction site mission - demolition by Rinker, Sherri Duskey, author. Construction site mission - demolition

In rhyming text, the vehicles of the construction crew set to work demolishing an old rickety building--the necessary first step to building something new.

Sep 17, 2020
Dear Baby - A Love Letter to Little Ones by Rosenthal, Paris/ Hatam, Holly (ILT) Dear Baby - A Love Letter to Little Ones

Sep 17, 2020
Dear Mrs. LaRue - letters from obedience school by Teague, Mark. Dear Mrs. LaRue - letters from obedience school

Gertrude LaRue receives typewritten and paw-written letters from her dog Ike, entreating her to let him leave the Igor Brotweiler Canine Academy and come back home.

Sep 14, 2020
Deep Breaths by Thompson, Carol Deep Breaths

Aug 31, 2020
Deep breaths by Thompson, Carol, 1951- author, illustrator. Deep breaths

Dolly the pig and Jack Rabbit are best friends, even after they have a fight.

Aug 31, 2020
Fairy science - solid, liquid, gassy by Spires, Ashley, 1978- author, illustrator. Fairy science - solid, liquid, gassy

A magical STEM-centric follow-up to Fairy Science finds practical-minded fairy scientist Esther putting on her no-nonsense cap and teaming up with her friends to help when a nearby pond dries up.

Sep 22, 2020
Fast Friends by Cena, John/ McWilliam, Howard (ILT) Fast Friends

Sep 17, 2020