Picture Books & Easy Readers

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Fiona Saves the Day: Level 1

Author: Richard Cowdrey

ISBN: 9780310770978

It's Fiona the hippo to the rescue. Fiona and her animal friends are here to help Mango the little blue penguin who's stuck on a ledge. Fiona and her friends at the zoo must work together to save their friend in this exciting I Can Read adventure, from New York...

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How to Catch a Clover Thief

Author: Elise Parsley

ISBN: 9780316534284

All Roy the wild boar wants is to enjoy his precious patch of delicious clover . . . but every time he turns around, his tasty treasure seems to be shrinking! Who's stealing his favorite meal from right under his snout? To make the tedious job of standing guard by...

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Secrets of the Sea: The Story of Jeanne Power, Revolutionary Marine Scientist

Author: Evan Griffith

ISBN: 9780358244325

How did a nineteenth-century dressmaker revolutionize science? Jeanne Power was creative: she wanted to learn about the creatures that swim beneath the ocean waves, so she built glass tanks and changed the way we study underwater life forever. Jeanne Power was groundbreaking: she solved mysteries of sea animals and published...

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Marsha Is Magnetic

Author: Beth Ferry

ISBN: 9780544735842

Marsha is a scientist who has never met a problem she couldn't solve. But when it comes to making friends to invite to her birthday party, she is stumped. Luckily, Marsha knows the solution to being stumped: the scientific method. With equal parts creativity, determination, and humor, Marsha sets...

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Wonder Walkers

Author: Micha Archer

ISBN: 9780593109649

When two curious kids embark on a "wonder walk," they let their imaginations soar as they look at the world in a whole new light. They have thought-provoking questions for everything they see: Is the sun the world's light bulb? Is dirt the world's skin? Are rivers the earth's veins...

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The Tree in Me

Author: Corinna Luyken

ISBN: 9780593112595

Through poetic text and exquisite illustrations of children reveling in nature, this picture book explores the various ways we as human beings are strong, creative, and connected to others. Each of us is like a tree, with roots and fruit, and an enduring link to everything else in nature. "The...

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More Than Fluff

Author: Madeline Valentine

ISBN: 9780593179055

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Follow That Frog!

Author: Philip C. Stead

ISBN: 9780823444267

Eccentric Aunt Josephine poignantly ignores a stranger knocking at her door as she tells her niece Sadie the story of her time in the jungles of Peru, cataloguing amphibians for the scientific team of Admiral Rodriguez. When the admiral's son was suddenly swallowed by a giant frog, Aunt Josephine gave...

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We Love Fishing!

Author: Ariel Bernstein

ISBN: 9781534438644

It's a beautiful day, and a group of friends are excited to spend it together. The woodland creatures can't wait to pile into their boat and go fishing! Or, at least, Bear, Porcupine, and Otter can't wait. They love fishing. Squirrel ... does not. Squirrel tags along with his enthusiastic...

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Sharing a Smile

Author: Nicki Kramar

ISBN: 9781534497856

In a changing world, little Sophie is feeling a bit worried. She loves being outside and playing with her friends in her neighborhood. But going outside lately means wearing a mask - something Sophie is still trying to understand. It makes her nervous when she wants to be brave. And...

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No Buddy Like a Book

Author: Allan Wolf

ISBN: 9781536203073

We learn important stuff from books.We learn to speak and think.We learn why icebergs stay afloat . . .and why Titanics sink. Have you ever wanted to climb to the top of Everest with one hand behind your back? Kiss a crocodile all by yourself on the Nile River? How...

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Author: Helen Yoon

ISBN: 9781536207323

Wolf dreams of tasty sheep - sheep sandwiches, sheep sushi, sheep tacos! In his clever sheep costume, he infiltrates the friendly neighborhood herd, blending in by helping with chores, reading bedtime stories to the lambs, and working up a sweat in sheep aerobics class. Wolf's sneaky plan works so well...

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The Midnight Fair

Author: Gideon Sterer

ISBN: 9781536211153

Far from the city, but not quite the countryside, lies a fairground. When night comes and the fair is empty, something unexpected happens. Wild animals emerge from the forest, a brave raccoon pulls a lever, and the roller coasters and rides explode back into bright, neon life. It's time for...

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Rissy No Kissies

Author: Katey Howes

ISBN: 9781541597983

A lovebird who doesn't like kisses? Rissy's friends and family wonder if she's sick, confused, or rude. But kisses make Rissy uncomfortable. Can one little lovebird show everyone that there's no one right way to show you care? Rissy No Kissies carries the message that "your body and your heart...

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Meesha Makes Friends

Author: Tom Percival

ISBN: 9781547605194

Meesha doesn't know quite what to do, what to say, or when to say it, and she struggles reading and responding to social cues. But one day, she discovers that she has a special talent that will help her navigate challenging social situations and make friends.A warm and affectionate look...

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Don't Hug Doug:

Author: Carrie Finison

ISBN: 9781984813022

Doug doesn't like hugs. He thinks hugs are too squeezy, too squashy, too squooshy, too smooshy. He doesn't like hello hugs or goodbye hugs, game-winning home run hugs or dropped ice cream cone hugs, and he definitely doesn't like birthday hugs. He'd much rather give a high five--or a low...

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