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  • Peter and the wolf

    Peter and the wolf1986

    by Sergey Prokofiev

    (714)

    Summary: Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy who, ignoring his grandfather's warnings, proceeds to capture a wolf.

    BOOK

    Call #: E PROKOFIEV

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Under the quilt of night

    Under the quilt of night2001

    by Deborah Hopkinson

    (276)

    Summary: A young girl flees from the farm where she has been worked as a slave and uses the Underground Railroad to escape to freedom in the north.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HOPKINSON

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Counting kisses

    Counting kisses2001

    by Karen Katz , illustrator

    (4,648)

    Summary: How many kisses does a tired baby need to change her from crying into sleeping.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KATZ

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Push, pull, empty, full; a book of opposites.

    Push, pull, empty, full; a book of opposites.1972

    by Tana Hoban

    Summary: Black and white photos illustrate fifteen pairs of opposites such*as front-back, first-last, push-pull.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HOBAN

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Shadows and reflections

    Shadows and reflections1990

    by Tana Hoban

    (61)

    Summary: Photographs without text feature shadows and reflections of various objects, animals, and people.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HOBAN

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Exactly the opposite

    Exactly the opposite1990

    by Tana Hoban

    (133)

    Summary: Photographs of familiar outdoor scenes illustrate pairs of opposites.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HOBAN

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The oldest elf

    The oldest elf1996

    by James Stevenson

    (58)

    Summary: Elwyn, Santa's oldest elf, and Blitzen, a retired reindeer, help Santa out for one last Christmas.

    BOOK

    Call #: E STEVENSON

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Mary had a little lamb

    Mary had a little lamb1990

    by Sarah Josepha Buell Hale

    (245)

    Summary: A contemporary interpretation of the well-known nineteenth-century nursery rhyme about the school-going lamb, accompanied by color photographs, a sample exercise from McGuffey's reader, and a note on the history of the author and her famous rhyme.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HALE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Ira says goodbye

    Ira says goodbye1988

    by Bernard Waber

    (168)

    Summary: Ira is surprised to discover that his best friend Reggie feels happy about having to move to a new town.

    BOOK

    Call #: E WABER

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The beastly feast

    The beastly feast1998

    by Bruce Goldstone

    (99)

    Summary: All sorts of animals bring a variety of foods to share at a picnic: bears bring pears, parrots bring carrots, mosquitoes bring burritos, mice bring rice, and so on.

    BOOK

    Call #: E GOLDSTONE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Sheep dreams

    Sheep dreams1993

    by Arthur A Levine

    (3)

    Summary: Although Liza, a young sheep, dreams of being a star, she is too shy to try out for the lead in the class play, but a crisis on opening night thrusts her into the spotlight.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LEVINE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • This is the pumpkin

    This is the pumpkin1997

    by Abby Levine

    (46)

    Summary: A cumulative rhyme describes the activities of Max, his younger sister, and other children as they celebrate Halloween at school and trick-or-treating.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LEVINE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Froggy's best Christmas

    Froggy's best Christmas2000

    by Jonathan London

    Series: Froggy Books (Jonathan London)

    (483)

    Summary: Froggy experiences his first Christmas, celebrating it with his friends and family.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LONDON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Runaway dreidel!

    Runaway dreidel!2002

    by Leslea Newman

    (100)

    Summary: In this rhyming tale in the style of "The Night before Christmas," a family's preparations for Chanukah are disrupted by a wildly spinning dreidel.

    BOOK

    Call #: E NEWMAN

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Small gifts in God's hands

    Small gifts in God's hands2000

    by Max Lucado

    (73)

    Summary: A young boy named Elijah learns that no gift is too small in God's hands as he watches Jesus feed thousands of hungry people from Elijah's basket of bread and fish.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LUCADO

    Location: Picture Books

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  • I'm still here in the bathtub : brand new silly dilly songs

    I'm still here in the bathtub : brand new silly dilly songs2003

    by Alan Katz

    (531)

    Summary: Well-known songs, including "Itsy Bitsy Spider" and "Farmer in the Dell," are presented with new words and titles, such as "Tiny Baby Brother" and "I'm in My Room and Bored."

    BOOK

    Call #: E KATZ

    Location: Picture Books

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  • A day in the life of Murphy

    A day in the life of Murphy2003

    by Alice Provensen

    (146)

    Summary: Murphy, a farm terrier, describes a day in his life as he gets fed in the kitchen, hunts mice, goes to the vet, returns to the house for dinner, investigates a noise outside, and retires to the barn for sleep.

    BOOK

    Call #: E PROVENSEN

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Mouse's first day of school

    Mouse's first day of school2003

    by Lauren Thompson

    Series: Mouse's First

    (258)

    Summary: When he goes to school, Mouse finds a world of new objects and new friends.

    BOOK

    Call #: E THOMPSON

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Amanda Bean's amazing dream : a mathematical story

    Amanda Bean's amazing dream : a mathematical story1998

    by Cindy Neuschwander

    Series: Marilyn Burns Brainy Day Books

    (230)

    Summary: Amanda loves to count everything, but not until she has an amazing dream does she finally realize that being able to multiply will help her count things faster.

    BOOK

    Call #: E NEUSCHWANDER

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The friend

    The friend2004

    by Sarah Stewart

    (332)

    Summary: With Mom too busy and Dad away much of the time, Belle finds companionship with a household employee who after each day's work takes Belle "hand in hand" to the beach.

    BOOK

    Call #: E STEWART

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The great dragon rescue

    The great dragon rescue2004

    by M. P Robertson

    Series: George Books (M.P. Robertson)

    (111)

    Summary: George and his old friend the dragon try to rescue a baby dragon from a witch.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ROBERTSON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The seals on the bus

    The seals on the bus2000

    by Lenny Hort

    (2,799)

    Summary: Different aniamls--including seals, tigers, geese, rabbits, monkeys, and more--make their own sounds as they ride all around the town on a bus.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HORT

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The happy egg

    The happy egg2005

    by Ruth Krauss

    (211)

    Summary: A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KRAUSS

    Location: Picture Books

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  • One little lamb

    One little lamb2004

    by Elaine Greenstein

    (68)

    Summary: Describes how a lamb's coat is made into yarn, which is made into mittens worn by a little girl when she visits the lamb on the farm.

    BOOK

    Call #: E GREENSTEIN

    Location: Picture Books

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  • A monkey among us

    A monkey among us2004

    by Dave Horowitz

    (74)

    Summary: Illustrations and brief text follow the antics of a mischievous monkey and his animal friends. He's a monkey among us - among a fungus - now humongous. What will that monkey get up to next?

    BOOK

    Call #: E HOROWITZ

    Location: Picture Books

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  • My first Chinese New Year

    My first Chinese New Year2004

    by Karen Katz , illustrator

    (321)

    Summary: A girl and her family prepare for and celebrate Chinese New Year.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KATZ

    Location: Picture Books

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  • My penguin Osbert

    My penguin Osbert2004

    by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel

    (718)

    Summary: When a boy finally gets exactly what he wants from Santa, he learns that owning a real penguin may not have been a good idea after all.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KIMMEL

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Horace the Horrible : a knight meets his match

    Horace the Horrible : a knight meets his match2003

    by Jackie French Koller

    (76)

    Summary: The fearsome knight Horace tries to prove to his niece that he is as good as his brother, the King, while all she really wants is someone to help her stop missing her father.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KOLLER

    Location: Picture Books

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  • McDuff's Christmas

    McDuff's Christmas2005

    by Rosemary Wells

    (118)

    Summary: On Christmas Eve, McDuff's persistent "woofing" begins to annoy Fred and Lucy, but it leads to the rescue of Santa, whose sleigh has gotten stuck in the snow.

    BOOK

    Call #: E WELLS

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Goodnight, goodnight, sleepyhead

    Goodnight, goodnight, sleepyhead2004

    by Ruth Krauss

    (116)

    Summary: In simple rhyming text, a child says goodnight to the things around her.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KRAUSS

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Baby talk : a book of first words and phrases

    Baby talk : a book of first words and phrases2006

    by Judy Hindley

    (63)

    Summary: Rhyming text describes the the activities in a baby's day and the words he says while going to the playground, eating dinner, and taking a bath.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HINDLEY

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The boy of steel : a baseball dream come true

    The boy of steel : a baseball dream come true2006

    by Ray Negron

    (23)

    Summary: A young boy stricken with cancer has his dream come true when he gets to be a Yankee batboy for a day.

    BOOK

    Call #: E NEGRON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Harvey the gardener

    Harvey the gardener2006

    by Lars Klinting

    (90)

    BOOK

    Call #: E KLINTING

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The princess and the pea

    The princess and the pea2007

    by Rachel Isadora

    (573)

    Summary: A simplified version of the tale in which a girl proves that she is a real princess by feeling a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty featherbeds.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ISADORA

    Location: Picture Books

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  • A creature was stirring : one boy's night before Christmas

    A creature was stirring : one boy's night before Christmas2006

    by Carter Goodrich

    (261)

    Summary: As a family lives out the famous poem by Clement Moore, a young boy is unable to sleep and, in his excitement, performs several deeds bound to place him on the naughty list, and one that just might save him.

    BOOK

    Call #: E GOODRICH

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Henry's freedom box

    Henry's freedom box2007

    by Ellen Levine

    (15,699)

    Summary: A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LEVINE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • 1, 2, buckle my shoe

    1, 2, buckle my shoe2008

    by Anna Grossnickle Hines

    (214)

    Summary: A child learns to count with the help of a classic nursery rhyme.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HINES

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Lili on stage

    Lili on stage1995

    by Rachel Isadora

    (48)

    Summary: Lili is thrilled to be dancing the part of a guest in the party scene of the Nutcracker ballet.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ISADORA

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Pink

    Pink2007

    by Nan Gregory

    (100)

    Summary: Vivi loves the color pink. She is working and saving her money in order to buy a pink doll from the store. How does she feel when the doll is sold to someone else?

    BOOK

    Call #: E GREGORY

    Location: Picture Books

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  • My travelin' eye

    My travelin' eye2008

    by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw

    (208)

    Summary: Jenny Sue loves that her "travelin' eye" lets her see the world in a special way, and so she is not happy when her teacher suggests that her parents take her to an opthamologist to fix the lazy eye.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KOSTECKI-SHAW

    Location: Picture Books

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