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Circle

When Triangle breaks the rule about not hiding behind the waterfall while playing hide-and-seek with Circle and Square, Circle must rescue him.

Circle

Mac Barnett
Juvenile Picture Books - Ej Bar

When Triangle breaks the rule about not hiding behind the waterfall while playing hide-and-seek with Circle and Square, Circle must rescue him.

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Lines

In this wordless picture book, each image starts with a single line, whether made by a pencil or the blade of a skate--and the magic flows from there.

Lines

Suzy Lee
Juvenile Picture Books - Ej Lee

In this wordless picture book, each image starts with a single line, whether made by a pencil or the blade of a skate--and the magic flows from there.

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Blue Rider

In a book without words, a child finds a book on a crowded city sidewalk and is transported beyond the repetitive sameness of an urban skyscape into an untamed natural world.

Blue Rider

Geraldo Valerio
Juvenile Picture Books - Ej Val

In a book without words, a child finds a book on a crowded city sidewalk and is transported beyond the repetitive sameness of an urban skyscape into an untamed natural world.

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The Dot

Vashti believes that she cannot draw, but her art teacher's encouragement leads her to change her mind and she goes on to encourage another student who feels the same as she had.

The Dot

Peter H. Reynolds
Juvenile Picture Books - Ej Rey

Vashti believes that she cannot draw, but her art teacher's encouragement leads her to change her mind and she goes on to encourage another student who feels the same as she had.

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Jonathan Cleaned Up, Then He Heard a Sound: Or, Blackberry Subway Jam

Jonathan goes to City Hall to complain after his nice clean living room is suddenly turned into a messy subway station.

Jonathan Cleaned Up, Then He Heard a Sound: Or, Blackberry Subway Jam

Robert Munsch
Juvenile Picture Books - Ej Mu

Jonathan goes to City Hall to complain after his nice clean living room is suddenly turned into a messy subway station.

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Harold and the Purple Crayon

*This item also available on HooplaHarold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon.

Harold and the Purple Crayon

Crockett Johnson
Juvenile Picture Books - Ej Joh

*This item also available on Hoopla. Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon.

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The Artist who Painted a Blue Horse

Rather than use the same old colors, a child paints animals and objects in a variety of different hues. Includes biographical information about the German painter Franz Marc, who created unconventional animal paintings in the early 1900s.

The Artist who Painted a Blue Horse

Eric Carle
Juvenile Picture Books - Ej Car

Rather than use the same old colors, a child paints animals and objects in a variety of different hues. Includes biographical information about the German painter Franz Marc, who created unconventional animal paintings in the early 1900s.

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The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes

*This item also available on Cloud Library and Hoopla. Princess Izta had many wealthy suitors but dismissed them all. When a mere warrior, Popoca, promised to be true to her and stay always by her side, Izta fell in love. The emperor promised Popoca if he could defeat their enemy Jaguar Claw, then Popoca and Izta could wed.

The Princess and the Warrior: A Tale of Two Volcanoes

Duncan Tonatiuh
(Juvenile Nonfiction - J 398.2 Two Mountains Ton)

*This item also available on Cloud Library and Hoopla. Princess Izta had many wealthy suitors but dismissed them all. When a mere warrior, Popoca, promised to be true to her and stay always by her side, Izta fell in love. The emperor promised Popoca if he could defeat their enemy Jaguar Claw, then Popoca and Izta could wed. When Popoca was near to defeating Jaguar Claw, his opponent sent a messenger to Izta saying Popoca was dead. Izta fell into a deep sleep and, upon his return, even Popoca could not wake her. As promised Popoca stayed by her side.

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Ghosts and Goblins : Scary Stories From Around the World

* This item also available on Hoopla. A lone traveler battles a ghost in a haunted house. A werewolf's bride is on the hunt to feed her husband dinner. A vampire waits outside a girl's window for the perfect moment to pounce...This collection of traditional tales and myths from cultures around the world looks at all things spooky. From magical to ridiculous, mysterious to terrifying, watch out for things that go boo in the night!

Ghosts and Goblins : Scary Stories From Around the World

Maggie Pearson
(Juvenile Nonfiction - J 398.208 Pea)

* This item also available on Hoopla. A lone traveler battles a ghost in a haunted house. A werewolf's bride is on the hunt to feed her husband dinner. A vampire waits outside a girl's window for the perfect moment to pounce...This collection of traditional tales and myths from cultures around the world looks at all things spooky. From magical to ridiculous, mysterious to terrifying, watch out for things that go boo in the night!

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Star stories : Constellation Tales From Around the World

For thousands of years people have looked up to the night sky and told stories about the stars. These epic tales tell of vengeful gods and goddesses, of monsters and heroes. Others try to make sense of the natural world, or unravel the mysterious forces of the universe. This stunning book brings together 23 of these legends from all over the world: from Ancient Greece to North America, Egypt, China, India, and the South Pacific.

Star stories : Constellation Tales From Around the World

Anita Ganeri
(Juvenile Nonfiction - J 398.208 Gan)

For thousands of years people have looked up to the night sky and told stories about the stars. These epic tales tell of vengeful gods and goddesses, of monsters and heroes. Others try to make sense of the natural world, or unravel the mysterious forces of the universe. This stunning book brings together 23 of these legends from all over the world: from Ancient Greece to North America, Egypt, China, India, and the South Pacific.

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