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Monster needs a Christmas tree by Czajak, Paul.

Monster needs a Christmas tree

On the day before Christmas, Monster knows he needs a special tree but there are so many fun things to do, including having a snowball fight, sledding, and visiting Santa, that finding the perfect tree may take some creativity.

Sep 23, 2014
Moosey Moose by Raschka, Christopher.

Moosey Moose

Moosey Moose wants his long pants.

Sep 30, 2014
More and more by Dodd, Emma, 1969- author.

More and more

Rhyming text helps a little monkey understand that his parents love him more and more each day.

Sep 30, 2014
Mr. Frank by Luxbacher, Irene, 1970- author, illustrator.

Mr. Frank

"On his last day before retirement, Mr. Frank is sewing the most wonderful outfit of his long career. In all his years working as a tailor, Mr. Frank has made all kinds of clothes. From the practical uniforms of the 1940s to the wild and weird designs of the 1960s and 1970s, he has seen (and sewn) just about everything. But todays project is especially close to Mr. Frank's heart. With its use of textiles and sensitive period detail, Irene Luxbacher's artwork that is the perfect complement to her

Sep 30, 2014
Mr. Tickle and the scary Halloween by Hargreaves, Adam, author, illustrator.

Mr. Tickle and the scary Halloween

Ever since Little Miss Scary moved to town, Halloween had become scare-your-pants-off scary, but Mr. Tickle has a plan to make this year different--a ticklishly, tricky plan.

Sep 30, 2014
My Bibi always remembers by Buzzeo, Toni.

My Bibi always remembers

Tembo, a little African elephant, wants to be just like her grandmother, Bibi, but is often distracted when she is supposed to be following Bibi to a watering hole. Includes a note about elephants.

Sep 30, 2014
Nana in the city by Castillo, Lauren, author, illustrator.

Nana in the city

A young boy is frightened by how busy and noisy the city is when he goes there to visit his Nana, but she makes him a fancy red cape that keeps him from being scared as she shows him how wonderful a place it is.

Sep 30, 2014
Not very scary by Brendler, Carol, author.

Not very scary

On Halloween, Melly is invited to Cousin Malberta's home for a surprise, but as she walks there on a beautifully spooky evening, she is followed by increasing numbers of creatures that may actually be frightening.

Sep 25, 2014
One big pair of underwear by Gehl, Laura.

One big pair of underwear

Progressively larger groups of animals try to share a limited number of scooters, cookbooks, nap mats, and underwear.

Sep 23, 2014
One big pair of underwear by Gehl, Laura.

One big pair of underwear

Progressively larger groups of animals try to share a limited number of scooters, cookbooks, nap mats, and underwear.

Sep 30, 2014
Otis and the scarecrow by Long, Loren, author, illustrator.

Otis and the scarecrow

When the farmer places a scarecrow in the cornfield, Otis the tractor and the farm animals try to make friends, but the scarecrow remains silent with a sour look on his face throughout the summer and fall.

Sep 25, 2014
Penguin and Pumpkin by Yoon, Salina, author.

Penguin and Pumpkin

Curious about what fall is like in places that are not always white, Penguin and his friends fly to a pumpkin farm and bring back a surprise for Penguin's brother, Pumpkin, who couldn't come with them.

Sep 30, 2014
Peppa pig and the busy day at school by

Peppa pig and the busy day at school

Peppa is having a busy day at school -- learning numbers and letters, painting, making music, and playing outside. Peppa can't wait for Special Talent time, but her excitement turns to worry when all three of her special talents are chosen by others! Luckily, Peppa can revert to her true specialty: jumping in muddy puddles!

Sep 30, 2014
Peppa pig and the day at Snowy Mountain. by

Peppa pig and the day at Snowy Mountain.

Peppa and her family enjoy such winter sports as sledding, skating, and skiing while spending a day at Snowy Mountain.

Sep 30, 2014
Peppa Pig and the lost Christmas list by

Peppa Pig and the lost Christmas list

When Peppa Pig and her friends write letters to Santa, they share with each other what presents they want.

Sep 25, 2014
Peppa Pig and the muddy puddles by

Peppa Pig and the muddy puddles

When it begins raining, Peppa is excited by the prospect of muddy puddles, but the rain soon turns into a flood and Peppa makes the most of it.

Sep 30, 2014
Peppa Pig and the vegetable garden by

Peppa Pig and the vegetable garden

Peppa and George love helping Grandpa Pig in the garden. When it is time for lunch, Granny makes a salad. But George doesn't like salad. Will Grandpa Pig change his mind?

Sep 30, 2014
Planet Kindergarten by Ganz-Schmitt, Sue, author.

Planet Kindergarten

A young child imagines going off to Kindergarten as a journey to another planet.

Sep 30, 2014
Quest by Becker, Aaron, 1974- author, illustrator.

Quest

In the Caldecott Honor-winning Journey, much of Becker's energy was devoted to the story's exquisite backdrops. Now, in the second wordless book of his planned trilogy, the focus is on his characters. On a rainy day in a city park, the girl who starred in Journey and the boy introduced at the end take refuge by a doorway under a bridge. To their surprise, a king emerges from the door just long enough to pass the two a map before soldiers apprehend him. Returning to the magical Pallonezia, they f

Sep 23, 2014
Ready, steady, ghost! by Baguley, Elizabeth, author.

Ready, steady, ghost!

A timid little ghost searches for a safe place to haunt.

Sep 30, 2014