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On a windy night by Day, Nancy Raines. On a windy night

On a windy Halloween night as a boy is returning home through the woods after trick-or-treating, he hears scary noises behind him.

Nov 18, 2017
Our Kid by Ross, Tony, author. Our Kid

Arriving late again with no homework and uniform, a young goat has a whale of a tale involving dinopirates, fish-driven submarines, and elephant rides--but will his teacher believe him?

Nov 16, 2017
Out by Chung, Arree, author, illustrator. Out

"When baby wants out of his crib, it's up to his faithful dog to keep him out of trouble"--

Nov 16, 2017
Owl bat, bat owl by Fitzpatrick, Marie-Louise, author, illustrator. Owl bat, bat owl

An owl and a bat family endeavor to share living spaces on the same tree branch, where initial wariness is overcome by the curiosity of the families' babies on a wild and stormy night that compels them to set aside their apprehensions.

Nov 18, 2017
Peek-a-boo you! by Cabrera, Jane, author, illustrator. Peek-a-boo you!

Join Kitty in a game of peek-a-boo, and see who's hiding behind cut-out holes.

Nov 16, 2017
Peg + Cat. The pizza problem by Oxley, Jennifer, author. Peg + Cat. The pizza problem

"It's lunchtime at Peg's Pizza Place! Peg and Cat are excited to take their first order -- from the Teens! -- only to learn that some of their customers want a whole pizza while one of them wants half a pie. How can Peg and Cat make half a pie when they don't know what half is? Luckily, Ramone and Mac are there to help, with a slice up the middle of the pizza. As more customers come in, things get entertaining, with Peg singing a jazzy song and Cat doing a dance. But soon there's another problem

Nov 16, 2017
Philomena's new glasses by Maloney, Brenna, author, illustrator. Philomena's new glasses

"Philomena needs new glasses. Her sister Audrey wants some, too. Pretty soon, Nora Jane is feeling the pressure to get a pair of specs, as well. The one-upmanship escalates from there with the three sisters learning that not everyone needs the same things"--

Nov 16, 2017
Pinkalicious Crazy Hair Day by Kann, Victoria Pinkalicious Crazy Hair Day

Nov 16, 2017
Princess hair by Miller, Sharee (Illustrator), author, illustrator. Princess hair

Little girls pretending to be princesses celebrate the different shapes, textures, and styles of their black hair.

Nov 22, 2017
Princess Kitty by Metzger, Steve. Princess Kitty

Believing her life to be much more glamorous than it is in reality, a cat with a big imagination is convinced that a family surprise party must be for her.

Nov 16, 2017
Quiet! by Alizadeh, Kate, author, illustrator. Quiet!

A child experiences all the sounds in her house throughout the day.

Nov 16, 2017
Read the book, lemmings! by Dyckman, Ame, author. Read the book, lemmings!

A literate fox attempts to teach a trio of overzealous lemmings to read in order to save them from their habit of jumping off cliffs.

Nov 22, 2017
Red again by Lehman, Barbara, author, illustrator. Red again

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Nov 17, 2017
Rice & rocks by Richards, Sandra L., author. Rice & rocks

Nov 16, 2017
Robinson by Sís, Peter, 1949- author, illustrator. Robinson

Robin and his friends are planning to dress up as pirates for their school's annual costume party, but instead his mother creates a Robinson Crusoe costume for him, and while the adults love it, his friends are less welcoming.

Nov 16, 2017
Rory the dinosaur needs a Christmas tree by Climo, Liz, author, illustrator. Rory the dinosaur needs a Christmas tree

"After an unsuccessful search for the perfect tree, Rory realizes Christmas is about being with family and friends"--

Nov 18, 2017
Sail away dragon by Joosse, Barbara M., author. Sail away dragon

"Dragon and Girl are the very best of friends, and they share the very same dream: to sail to the farthest far-away. So they set out to sea, Girl sailing on Dragon's back. For a year and a day the two friends search up, down, and around for the faraway place, meeting creatures along the way: dolphins, whales, and even some snarly, sword-wielding pirates. And when Girl and Dragon finally reach the farthest far-away, they still share a heart and the very same dream--home. Randy Cecil's muted, drea

Nov 22, 2017
Sam & Eva by Ohi, Debbie Ridpath, 1962- author, illustrator. Sam & Eva

Sam does not want Eva to add to his drawing, but when the scene comes to life and gets out of control, she helps him escape.

Nov 18, 2017
Sarabella's thinking cap by Schachner, Judith Byron, author, illustrator. Sarabella's thinking cap

Sarabella spends so much time thinking that she has a hard time focusing in school until an understanding teacher finds a way to help.

Nov 16, 2017
Second grade holdout by Vernick, Audrey, author. Second grade holdout

Missing the familiarity of first grade and imagining the impossible tasks assigned by his next teacher, a boy refuses to start second grade.

Nov 16, 2017