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The secret life of Figgy Mustardo by Chall, Marsha Wilson, author.

The secret life of Figgy Mustardo

Figgy Mustardo the dog waits alone each day for his family to return home, especially George. Figgy eats what he shouldn't, and then dreams about adventures that cause him to be tired when they do return. The family figures out Figgy's secret life and takes action.

Aug 25, 2016
The secret life of pets by Lewman, David, author.

The secret life of pets

Find out what Max and his pet pals do after their owners leave for work or school each day!

Aug 25, 2016
The Snurtch by Ferrell, Sean.

The Snurtch

"Ruthie has a problem at school. It is the Snurtch. The Snurtch is a scribbly, grabby, rude monster who follows Ruthie around and gets her into all sorts of trouble. It seems Ruthie will never be rid of the Snurtch. But eventually, she realizes she's not the only one ... George has one too"--

Aug 25, 2016
The sound of silence by Goldsaito, Katrina.

The sound of silence

Yoshio delights in the everyday sounds of Tokyo, but when a musician tells him that her favorite sound is ma, the Japanese word for silence, Yoshio sets out to hear this sound for himself among the hustle and bustle of the city. Includes information on the Japanese concept of ma.

Aug 25, 2016
The uncorker of ocean bottles by Cuevas, Michelle, author.

The uncorker of ocean bottles

"The whimsical story a man who has spent his life delivering the messages found in ocean bottles and the day he receives a message that turns out to be a party invitation"--

Aug 25, 2016
The very fluffy kitty, Papillon by Kang, A. N.

The very fluffy kitty, Papillon

Papillon is a cat who is so fluffy he floats, so his owner tries many silly ways to keep him on the ground.

Aug 25, 2016
The water princess by Verde, Susan.

The water princess

"The story of one young girl's quest to bring clean drinking water to her African village"--

Aug 25, 2016
There's a bear on my chair by Collins, Ross.

There's a bear on my chair

Poor Mouse! A bear has settled in his favourite chair and that chair just isn't big enough for two. Mouse tries all kinds of tactics to move the pesky Bear but nothing works and poor Mouse gives up. Once Mouse has gone, Bear gets up and walks home. But what's that? Is that a Mouse in Bear's house?!

Aug 25, 2016
They all saw a cat by Wenzel, Brendan, author, illustrator.

They all saw a cat

In simple, rhythmic prose and stylized pictures, a cat walks through the world, and all the other creatures see and acknowledge the cat.

Aug 24, 2016
They all saw a cat by Wenzel, Brendan, author, illustrator.

They all saw a cat

In simple, rhythmic prose and stylized pictures, a cat walks through the world, and all the other creatures see and acknowledge the cat.

Aug 25, 2016
This is our baby, born today by Bajaj, Varsha, author.

This is our baby, born today

"A baby elephant's birth is celebrated by its loving herd"--

Aug 25, 2016
This Orq. - He #1! by Elliott, David/ Nichols, Lori (ILT)

This Orq. - He #1!

Aug 25, 2016
Thomas & Friends. 5-minute stories- the sleepytime collection. by

Thomas & Friends. 5-minute stories- the sleepytime collection.

"Settle down with 12 adventure-filled tales that follow Thomas the Tank Engine and his railway friends all around the Island of Sodor. Each of these stories is perfect for reading aloud in just five minutes. They're ideal for naptime, quiet time, bedtime--or any time!"-- Backcover.

Aug 25, 2016
Time for spring by Johnson, Crockett, 1906-1975, author, illustrator.

Time for spring

Spring is due anytime, but the snowman Irene makes during an unseasonable snow storm says it won't arrive while he's around.

Aug 25, 2016
Too many moose! by Bakos, Lisa M, author.

Too many moose!

"When Martha gets an unusual pet, she's delighted by all of the fun things they do together. If one moose is this marvelous, then more moose must be even better! Pretty soon, Martha has more moose than she can handle"--

Aug 25, 2016
Turn on the night by Valerio, Geraldo, author, illustrator.

Turn on the night

Aug 25, 2016
Unlike other monsters by Vernick, Audrey.

Unlike other monsters

"Zander is a monster. And monsters don't have friends. But one day Zander meets Bird, and a strange thing happens. They start to spend some time together. Zander even tells Bird a secret no one else knows about. When another monster asks, "Is that your friend?" Zander says no...but is that true?"--

Aug 25, 2016
Wake up, city! by Silverman, Erica, author.

Wake up, city!

A little girl and her father make their way to school as the whole city wakes up around them.

Aug 25, 2016
Wally does not want a haircut by Driscoll, Amanda, author, illustrator.

Wally does not want a haircut

Wally the sheep does not want to get the haircut he really needs, even after all the other farm animals get new hairdos, but when his shaggy wool gets him in trouble, he has no choice but to ask for a trim.

Aug 24, 2016
Walter's wonderful web by Hopgood, Tim, author.

Walter's wonderful web

Trying to build a sturdy web, Walter the spider tries a number of shapes before weaving the perfect one.

Aug 25, 2016