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  • Mirror

    Mirror2010

    by Jeannie Baker artist

    (1,434)

    Summary: In Sydney, Australia, and in Morocco, two boys and their families have a day of shopping. Readers are invited to compare illustrations in two wordless stories that are intended to be read one from left to right and the other from right to left.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BAKER

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hear my voice : the testimonies of children detained at the southern border of the United States

    Hear my voice : the testimonies of children detained at the southern border of the United States2021

    (221)

    Summary: In Spanish and in English, a first-person account of children's experiences in detention at the southern U.S. border. Every day, children in migration are detained at the US-Mexico border. They are...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR HEAR

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Forever friends

    Forever friends2010

    by Carin Berger , illustrator

    (437)

    Summary: Seasons come, seasons go. But a little brown bunny and a graceful blue bird discover that friendship, true friendship, lasts forever.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BERGER

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • When Charley met Emma

    When Charley met Emma2019

    by Amy Webb

    (173)

    Summary: Five-year-old Charley gets teased for daydreaming and drawing more than his friends, but when he meets Emma, who is physically different, he needs help remembering that being different is okay.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR WEBB

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Story County : here we come!

    Story County : here we come!2011

    by Derek Anderson

    Series: Story County

    (126)

    Summary: A farmer and his animal friends -- Dog, Pig, Chicken, and Miss Cow -- join forces to build a farm that they can all enjoy.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ANDERSON

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Our little kitchen

    Our little kitchen2020

    by Jillian Tamaki

    (524)

    Summary: A crew of resourceful neighbors comes together to prepare a meal for their community.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR TAMAKI

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Crankypants tea party

    The Crankypants tea party2020

    by Barbara Bottner

    (75)

    Summary: Clarissa invites all of her stuffed animals to a tea party, but they refuse to attend because they think she has mistreated them.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BOTTNER

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The big umbrella

    The big umbrella2018

    by Amy June Bates , illustrator

    (1,294)

    Summary: A spacious umbrella welcomes anyone and everyone who needs shelter from the rain.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BATES

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Keeping the city going

    Keeping the city going2021

    by Brian Floca , illustrator

    (651)

    Summary: We are here at home now, watching the world through our windows. Outside we see the city we know, but not as we've seen it before. The once hustling and bustling streets are empty. Well, almost...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR FLOCA

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I am one : a book of action

    I am one : a book of action2020

    by Susan Verde

    (316)

    Summary: One child who wants to make a difference joins with another and, through a series of simple actions and others' help, succeeds in making the world a better place. Includes a mindfulness exercise and...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR VERDE

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I can be anything!

    I can be anything!2010

    by Jerry Spinelli

    (496)

    Summary: A little boy ponders the many possible jobs in his future, from paper-plane folder and puppy-dog holder to mixing-bowl licker and tin-can kicker.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR SPINELLI

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The duck who didn't like water

    The duck who didn't like water2021

    by Steve Small , illustrator

    Summary: Duck is not like other ducks. Duck doesn't like water and is perfectly fine alone, thank you very much. But then, one dark and stormy night, an outgoing, water-loving, and very lost Frog turns up at...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR SMALL

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Ways to welcome

    Ways to welcome2020

    by Linda Ashman

    (154)

    Summary: Illustrations and easy-to-read, rhyming text show how to give a friendly welcome at school, in the neighborhood, or at home.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ASHMAN

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Awesomely Emma : a Charley and Emma story

    Awesomely Emma : a Charley and Emma story2020

    by Amy Webb

    (43)

    Summary: When she encounters problems that diminish her enjoyment of a class field trip to a local art museum, Emma calls on her inner sense of awesome to stand up for herself and teach her friend Charley how to feel comfortable in his own skin.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR WEBB

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Peanut Butter & Cupcake!

    Peanut Butter & Cupcake!2014

    by Terry Border

    (1,543)

    Summary: Peanut Butter sets out with his soccer ball to find a friend after moving to a new town, but everyone from Hamburger to Soup seems to be too busy to play.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BORDER

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ballerinas and what they do

    Ballerinas and what they do2015

    by Liesbet Slegers , illustrator

    (15)

    Summary: "A cheerful and informative book for children about ballerinas and ballet dancing." -- Back cover.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR SLEGERS

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Anywhere farm

    Anywhere farm2017

    by Phyllis Root

    (474)

    Summary: All it takes for an anywhere farm is one farmer, plus soil and sunshine, some water, and a seed.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ROOT

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • May I come in?

    May I come in?2018

    by Marsha Diane Arnold

    (165)

    Summary: Raccoon does not want to be alone on a stormy night but his neighbors, Possum, Quail, and Woodchuck, each tell him they have no room to spare.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ARNOLD

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Neither

    Neither2018

    by Airlie Anderson , illustrator

    (734)

    Summary: Because Neither is unlike both the rabbits and birds of the Land of This and That, it sets out to find a new place where all kinds of creatures are welcome.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ANDERSON

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I just like you

    I just like you2018

    by Suzanne Bloom

    (209)

    Summary: A diverse group of animals show how friendship can be as simple as appreciating the critter next to you.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BLOOM

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Isaac and his amazing Asperger superpowers!

    Isaac and his amazing Asperger superpowers!2016

    by Melanie Walsh , illustrator

    (223)

    Summary: A little boy with Asperger's syndrome celebrates his differences while explaining how he often has more energy than other kids, has very acute senses, and says things that may be blunt but are never intended to be mean.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR WALSH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Time for school!

    Time for school!2017

    by Brian Biggs , illustrator

    Series: Tinyville Town

    (104)

    Summary: Even though she has just moved to Tinyville Town, everyone at her new school, from Principal Paul to the lunch lady, is kind and does his or her part to keep things running smoothly for Ellie Emberley on her first day of school.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BIGGS

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Tinyville town gets to work!

    Tinyville town gets to work!2016

    by Brian Biggs , illustrator

    (222)

    Summary: When there is a traffic jam on the Tinyville Town bridge, the residents decide to work together to build a new one.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BIGGS

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Camille and the sunflowers : a story about Vincent Van Gogh

    Camille and the sunflowers : a story about Vincent Van Gogh1994

    by Laurence Anholt

    Series: Anholt's Artists

    (686)

    Summary: Despite the derision of their neighbors, a young French boy and his family befriend the lonely painter who comes to their town and begin to admire his unusual paintings.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ANHOLT

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Our favorite day of the year

    Our favorite day of the year2020

    by A. E. Ali

    (504)

    Summary: Four kindergartners who think they have nothing in common become friends after sharing traditions of their holidays, including Eid-ul-Fitr, Rosh Hashanah, Christmas, and Pi Day.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR ALI

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A flood of kindness

    A flood of kindness2021

    by Ellen Leventhal

    (66)

    Summary: This story follows Charlotte, a young girl who watches floodwaters rise in her home and is forced to evacuate to a shelter with her parents. Kind people she doesn't know give her food, socks and...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR LEVENTHAL

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • I found a kitty!

    I found a kitty!2020

    by Troy Cummings , illustrator

    Series: Can I Be Your Dog?

    (407)

    Summary: When Arfy finds a homeless kitten, he writes letters to prospective owners, hoping to find the perfect home for his new friend.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR CUMMINGS

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Lucky and Squash

    Lucky and Squash2012

    by Jeanne Birdsall

    (146)

    Summary: Two dogs who have become best friends through a locked gate decide to help their owners fall in love with one another so that they, Lucky and Squash, can be brothers.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BIRDSALL

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fiona helps a friend

    Fiona helps a friend2021

    by Richard Cowdrey , illustrator

    (48)

    Summary: Fiona cannot figure out why the zoo seems so quiet as she wanders around, saying hello to all her friends. When she realizes she hasn't heard Matilda the Kookaburra's laughter in a while, Fiona and...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR COWDREY

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Let's play! : a book about making friends

    Let's play! : a book about making friends2021

    by Amanda McCardie

    (24)

    Summary: When Sukie's family moves and she has to start at a new school, she feels shy and lonely at first. But soon she learns that receiving small acts of kindness -- someone saying hi, or saving a hoop for...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR MCCARDIE

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Not Yeti

    Not Yeti2021

    by Kelly DiPucchio

    (101)

    Summary: Monsters are loud. And rude. They like to smash things and they always need to be right. But not Yeti. Yeti bakes banana bread and sings to whales and always has a nice word to say. But sometimes you...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR DIPUCCHIO

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The best place in the world

    The best place in the world2021

    by Petr Horaček , illustrator

    (136)

    Summary: Hare|s meadow is a beautiful place, but he can|t tell whether it|s the best place in the world. His friends all say it is. The rabbits love to run and play together in the fields, the birds love to...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR HORACEK

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Kamala and Maya's big idea

    Kamala and Maya's big idea2020

    by Meena Harris

    (1,018)

    Summary: One day, Kamala and Maya had an idea. A big idea: they would turn their empty apartment courtyard into a playground! Based on a true story, this is the uplifting tale of how the author's aunt and...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR HARRIS

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • I want to ride the tap tap

    I want to ride the tap tap2020

    by Danielle Joseph

    (83)

    Summary: Monday through Saturday, Claude and Manman walk Papa to the tap tap stop, where Claude meets all sorts of interesting people waiting for the tap tap. Claude wants to join Papa, but Claude has classes...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR JOSEPH

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Sunday funday in Koreatown

    Sunday funday in Koreatown2021

    by Aram Kim , illustrator

    (80)

    Summary: Every Sunday, Yoomi enjoys favorite foods and activities in Koreatown but when things go wrong, Daddy encourages her to try new things and she still has a wonderful day.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR KIM

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 10 things I can do to help my world : fun and easy eco-tips

    10 things I can do to help my world : fun and easy eco-tips2008

    by Melanie Walsh

    (365)

    Summary: A beautifully simple book for small children where transforming pages reveal ten things that everyone can do to help conserve their world. Many of them, such as turning off the television, and...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR WALSH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • If you come to Earth

    If you come to Earth2020

    by Sophie Blackall , illustrator

    (1,778)

    Summary: In this picture book, a boy writes a letter to an imagined alien, explaining all the things he will need to know about Earth and the people who live here -- and adding a postscript asking what the alien might look like.

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR BLACKALL

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Firefighters and what they do

    Firefighters and what they do2015

    by Liesbet Slegers

    (47)

    Summary: Fires are really dangerous. Luckily there are firefighters! They jump into their special suits and within minutes they are at the fire. But they also help people in other ways. An instructive picture...  more »

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    Call #: J P NEIGHBOR SLEGERS

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Neighbors

    copies in: 1 of 1 details