Wednesday, September 20, 2006

New Picture Books!

We have received numerous picture books! Check some out today!

Book and CD:

Drachman, Eric. A FROG Thing. Kidwick Books, 2005.
Illustrated by James Muscarello
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This is a heartwarming tale of a frog who really, really wants to fly. He learns the importance of his own talents when a baby bird falls into the pond. This title is accompanied with the story on a compact disc.

Picture Books:

Bailey, Linda. Stanley's Wild Ride. Kid's Can Press, 2006.
Illustrated by Bill Slavin
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What kind of trouble can Stanley get into after his crazy party? Well, for starters, do you think a dog should try skateboarding?!

Bernhard, Durga. In the Fiddle is a Song. Chronicle Books, 2006.
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See what is hidden in this inspiring title!

Broach, Elise. Cousin John is Coming! Dial Books for Young Readers, 2006.
Illustrated by Nate Lilly
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How will Bean deal with his mean cousin who is on his way to visit?

Carlson, Nancy. First Grade, Here I Come! Viking, 2006.
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Find out if Henry was ready to tackle his first day of first grade as he tells his mother all about it.

DeGroat, Diane. No More Pencils, No More Books, No More Teacher's Dirty Looks! HarperCollins Publishers, 2006.
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Is Ms. Byrd going to be really, really, really sad when school lets out for summer?

Garland, Sarah. Eddie's Garden and How to Make Things Grow. Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2004.
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Read about Eddie's garden and learn how to make one of your own!

Klise, Kate. Why Do You Cry?: Not a Sob Story. Henry Holt and Company, 2006.
Illustrated by M. Sarah Klise
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What will Little Rabbit do for a birthday party when he finds out that all of his friends and even his mother still cry sometimes?

LaReau, Kara. Ugly Fish. Harcourt, Inc., 2006.
Illustrated by Scott Magoon
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If you don't want to be lonely don't eat your friends!

Lin, Grace. The Ugly Vegetables. Charlesbridge, 1999.
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Sometimes ugly vegetables taste the best!

Neubecker, Robert. Wow! America! Hyperion Books for Children, 2006.
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Check out some of this nation's amazing sights!

Peck, Jan. Way Far Away on a Wild Safari. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2006.
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
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Go on an adventure but watch out for the lion!

Peters, Lisa Westberg. We're Rabbits! Harcourt, Inc., 2004.
Illustrated by Jeff Mack
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Will the rabbits get stuck with smelly leeks and rutabagas or will they get the carrots they love so much?!

Pfeffer, Wendy. From Seed to Pumpkin. HarperCollins Publishers, 2004.
Illustrated by James Graham Hale
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I did not know that a pumpkin was considered a fruit. Find out more in this informative book!

Pinkwater, Daniel. Dancing Larry. Marshall Cavendish Children, 2006.
Illustrated by Jill Pinkwater
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Polar bear ballet!

Prince, April Jones. What Do Wheels Do all Day? Houghton Mifflin Books, 2006.
Illustrated by Giles Laroche
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Apparently wheels do a whole lot!

St. Pierre, Stephanie. What the Sea Saw. Peachtree, 2006.
Illustrated by Beverly Doyle
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A beautifully illustrated look at the sea and its eco-system.

Stadler, Alexander. Beverly Billingsly Takes the Cake. Gulliver Books/Harcourt Inc., 2005
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Can Beverly pull off the "Caramel Candy Castle Cake?"

Stein, David Ezra. Cowboy Ned and Andy. A Paula Wiseman Book/Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2006.
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Learn why friendship makes an awesome gift.

Wilson, Karma. Bear's New Friend. Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2006.
Illustrated by Jane Chapman
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Our friend Bear, from Bear Snores On, is back and finds a friend who likes to fly.

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