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Library day by Rockwell, Anne F., author.

Library day

Beloved author Anne Rockwell celebrates books, the love of reading, and of course, libraries, with a gorgeous new picture book about a child's first visit to the library! One day, a young boy visits the library for the very first time. While he's there he listens to stories, reads books and magazines, and learns that there are also movies, crafts, chess, and puppet shows--something for everyone! With simple, lyrical text and bright illustrations that jump off the page, Library Day brings the joy

Feb 12, 2016
Library Dragon by Deedy, Carmen Agra

Library Dragon

Feb 13, 2016
Lionheart by Collingridge, Richard, author, illustrator.

Lionheart

A boy faces unseen and imagined fears with the help of his stuffed toy lion.

Feb 13, 2016
Listen to our world by Martin, Bill, 1916-2004, author.

Listen to our world

Youngsters awaken in the morning with the belief that they are the greatest little ones in the world, whether they are children in their mothers' arms, eagles soaring above mountains, whales swimming in the ocean, or other animals in their domains.

Feb 13, 2016
Lloyd Llama by Jones, Sarah (Sarah Lucia), author, illustrator.

Lloyd Llama

"Lloyd Llama loves many things: lollipops, spelling, cello, and the color yellow--nything with a double L, really! Will he ever learn to get along with his new classmate Al Alpaca, who has an affinity for all things beginning with the letter A, like apples, art, and air guitar? The two characters settle their differences with the help of their favorite letters in this alliterative adventure" --

Feb 13, 2016
Maggie and Wendel - imagine everything by Doerrfeld, Cori.

Maggie and Wendel - imagine everything

Illustrations and easy-to-read text portray a young brother and sister as they spend an afternoon imagining great adventures together.

Feb 13, 2016
Maisy Goes to London by Cousins, Lucy

Maisy Goes to London

Feb 13, 2016
Maisy's Field Day by Cousins, Lucy

Maisy's Field Day

Feb 13, 2016
Melric and the sorcerer by McKee, David.

Melric and the sorcerer

"More power," demands the king. But Melric the magician thinks that the king has quite enough power already. A sinister visitor called Sondrak boasts that he can easily grant the king's wish. But when Melric discovers that Sondrak is an evil sorcerer and up to no good, a dramatic battle follows.

Feb 13, 2016
Mine! by Jin, Susie Lee, author, illustrator.

Mine!

A humorous picture book about a group of bunnies fighting over a big juicy carrot.

Feb 13, 2016
My bedtime monster by Schwarz, Annelies, 1938- author.

My bedtime monster

"Sometimes your very own monster makes for the perfect pet. Little Rikki wishes she had a pet that could do anything she wanted: be cuddly or fierce, small or large, or swim or fly. Though her mother tells her no such creature exists, Rikki is pretty certain it must. Sure enough, given Rikki's active imagination, her dream pet shows up to take her on an unforgettable journey that is both exciting and a little scary. This is a magical book, full of wonder and whimsy, sure to appeal to young dream

Feb 13, 2016
My dog's a chicken by Montanari, Susan McElroy, author.

My dog's a chicken

Told she cannot have a puppy because it would just be another mouth to feed, Lula Mae decides to turn one of the chickens into a very special dog.

Feb 13, 2016
My two blankets by Kobald, Irena, author.

My two blankets

Cartwheel has arrived in a new country, and feels the loss of all she's ever known. She creates a safe place for herself under an "old blanket" made out of memories and thoughts of home. But when she meets a new friend, the relationship helps her take her first steps into a new culture, and Cartwheel begins to weave a "new blanket," one of friendship and a renewed sense of belonging.

Feb 12, 2016
Nanuk the ice bear by Winter, Jeanette, author, illustrator.

Nanuk the ice bear

At the top of the world, a polar bear hunts, swims, courts, raises cubs, and worries as they go off on their own.

Feb 13, 2016
Nat the cat can sleep like that by Allenby, Victoria, 1989- author.

Nat the cat can sleep like that

Nat the cat can sleep through anything, until night falls and he is ready to go.

Feb 13, 2016
Nellie Belle by Fox, Mem, 1946- author.

Nellie Belle

Nellie Belle, a puppy, has fun from morning to night.

Feb 13, 2016
New adventures of Curious George by Rey, Margret.

New adventures of Curious George

The adventures of the ingenious little monkey who left the jungle to live with the man in the yellow hat.

Feb 13, 2016
Not for all the hamantaschen in town by Milhander, Laura Aron, author.

Not for all the hamantaschen in town

"Rishon, Sheni, and Shlishi make crowns for the Purim parade, but Rishon and Sheni hurry through theirs so they can go play. When the big, bad wolf shows up at the Purim carnival looking for hamantaschen, things go awry as he tries to steal a costume"--

Feb 13, 2016
Not for all the hamantaschen in town by Milhander, Laura Aron, author.

Not for all the hamantaschen in town

"Rishon, Sheni, and Shlishi make crowns for the Purim parade, but Rishon and Sheni hurry through theirs so they can go play. When the big, bad wolf shows up at the Purim carnival looking for hamantaschen, things go awry as he tries to steal a costume"--

Feb 12, 2016
Old Macdonald had a truck by Goetz, Steve, author.

Old Macdonald had a truck

An update of the classic folk song, Old MacDonald, featuring farm vehicles like excavator, dump truck, and bulldozer.

Feb 13, 2016