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Children's Picture Books

Down By the Barn by Will Hillenbrand

down by the barn

Ride with the tractor driver around the farm to pick up all of the animals

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Lindbergh: the Tale of a Flying Mouse by Torben Kuhlmann

lindbergh: the tale of aflying mouse

In a country far away, a new invention--the mechanical mousetrap--has caused all the mice but one to flee to America. Now stranded in a dangerous country, the last mouse decides to build a plane and fly to the land of freedom.

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The Frog who Lost His Underpants by Juliette MacIver

the frog who lost his underpants

Poor Frog. Someone stole his underpants! Good thing Teddy Bear, Little Chimp, and Big Gray Elephant are there to help -- although they may find it hard to hide their smiles. A jungle frog in underpants? Now that is something to see

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Digger Dog by William Bee

digger dog

Digger Dog loves to dig up bones - the bigger the better. But for the biggest bone in the world, what will Digger Dog need? The biggest digger in the world, of course! All through the story, the diggers get bigger, the hole gets deeper and there is the most fantastic fold-out surprise at the end!

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Froodle by Antoinette Portis


One day, amidst the usual chirps, tweets, and caws, a little brown bird decides to try singing a new song and sets off an interesting reaction.

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I Am Cow, Hear Me Moo by Jill Esbaum

i am cow, hear me moo

While showing her timid gal pals the wonders of the woods, brave Nadine the cow discovers that she is not entirely fearless.

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Mogie: the Heart of the House by Kathi Appelt

mogie: the heart of the house

A rambunctious puppy finds a home at the Ronald McDonald House, a place that houses sick children and their families while they undergo treatment

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Hooray for Hat by Brian Won

hooray for hat

Elephant wakes up in a grumpy mood, but a present on his doorstep--a hat--cheers him and he sets out to greet his neighbors who all, it seems, need hats of their own.

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Turtle Island by Kevin Sherry

turtle island

A giant turtle's loneliness ends when a boatload of animals is shipwrecked and makes a temporary home on his shell. But when they decide to sail for home, will the turtle be alone once more?

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My Pet Book by Bob Staake

my pet book

A boy's search for the perfect pet leads him to the bookstore, where he finds a bright red book that becomes his best friend.

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I Got the Rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison

i got the rhythm

On a trip to the park with her mother, a young girl hears a rhythm coming from the world around her and begins to move to the beat, finally beginning an impromptu dance in which other childen join her.

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Dog Days of School by Kelly DiPucchio

dog days of school

Tired of school, Charlie envies his dog and wishes he could be a dog, too, but when his wish comes true he discovers that his life was not all bad

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