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Tumbleweed Baby by Anna Myers

Tumbleweed Baby

Long ago in Nowhere, Texas, Mama and Papa Upagainstit agree to take in the wild baby their five children find in a passing tumbleweed, despite the objections of the one who used to be "the littlest-of-all girl."

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Breaking News Bear Alert by David Biedrzycki

Breaking News Bear Alert

Two bears awaken from hibernation and go to town—literally. During their visit, they eat at a diner, dress up at a department store, and stop a couple of bank robbers, all the while mistaking the townspeople’s terror for friendliness

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Please Mr. Panda by Steve Antony

[lease mr. panda

Mr. Panda has a plate of doughnuts to share, but most of the other animals forget to say please

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Edible Colors by Jennifer Vogel Bass

edible colors

This title presents photographs of vegetables that explore a variety of colors, and common or unusual fruits and vegetable

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A Bean, a Stalk, and a Boy Named Jack by Joyce William

a bean a stalk and a boy named jack

A magic bean and an ordinary boy solve a royal problem for King Blah Blah Blah

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Dojo Daycare by Chris Tougas

dojo daycare

One morning, six young ninjas are dropped off at Dojo Daycare. As soon as their ninja moms and ninja dads have left: KABOOM! KAPOW! The ninja boys and girls kick, push, punch, and quickly turn the place upside down in a full-blown ninja riot. Try as he might, the hapless master can't control the children, and the disaster plays out through lunchtime and story time. No one heeds the master's repeated mantra of honor, kindness, and respect -- until one little ninja steps up and rallies his ninja pals to undo all that they have done, just in time for pickup

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Ten Thank You Letters by Daniel Kirk

ten thank you letters

While Pig is trying to finish a thank-you note to his grandmother, his best friend Rabbit repeatedly interrupts to borrow supplies for a series of his own notes, thanking all of the special people in their lives.

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Race From A to Z by Jon Scieszka

race from A to Z

Dump trucks, fire trucks, and even garbage trucks join in a race through the streets of Trucktown

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The Adventures of Beekle the Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat

The Adventures of Beekle the Unimaginary Friend

An imaginary friend waits a long time to be imagined by a child and given a special name, and finally does the unimaginable--he sets out on a quest to find his perfect match in the real world.

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Princess Patty Meets Her Match by Charise Mericle Harper

Princess Patty Meets Her Match

With no Prince Charming in sight, Princess Patty sets out on a journey to find one for herse

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Over There by Steve Pilcher

Over There

When Shredder, a little shrew who lives alone, overcomes his worry and sets out to explore what lies beyond the forest, he finds himself in trouble and discovers a new friend.

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The Girl and the Bicycle by Mark Pett

The Girl and the Bicycle

A wordless picture book in which a girl sees a bicycle she wants to buy, works hard for a kindly neighbor to earn the money for it, then gets a pleasant surprise.

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