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  • Curious George goes to an ice cream shop

    Curious George goes to an ice cream shop1989

    Series: Curious George (Film Adaptations)

    Summary: Curious George makes a messy mistake while visiting a new ice cream shop, but he redeems himself by attracting customers when he puts together a big sundae in the window.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES CURIOUS

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  • 5-minute Star Wars stories.

    5-minute Star Wars stories.2015

    (476)

    Summary: Young readers are invited to join Anakin, Luke and Yoda for an epic collection of 12 stories that can be read in five minutes, adapted from all seven Star Wars films, including "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES STAR

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Curious George and the pizza

    Curious George and the pizza1985

    Series: Curious George (Film Adaptations)

    Summary: Curious George creates havoc in a pizza shop but redeems himself by making an unusual delivery.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES CURIOUS

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  • The 20th century children's book treasury : celebrated picture books and stories to read aloud

    The 20th century children's book treasury : celebrated picture books and stories to read aloud1998

    (2,925)

    Summary: A collection of picture book stories by such authors as Ludwig Bemelmans, Ezra Jack Keats, and Maurice Sendak.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES TWENTIETH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The farmer

    The farmer2019

    by Ximo Abadía

    (196)

    Summary: But not Paul. Paul mows. Paul rakes. Paul sows. Paul draws water. And soon Paul has beautiful plants and flowers growing all around him. But one day, the water dries up. The sun beats down. Paul...  more »

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    Call #: J P STORIES ABADIA

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Yours truly, Goldilocks

    Yours truly, Goldilocks1998

    by Alma Flor Ada

    Series: Hidden Forest Series

    Summary: Presents the correspondence of Goldilocks, the three pigs, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and Little Red Riding Hood as they plan to attend a housewarming party for the pigs and avoid the evil wolves in the forest.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ADA

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  • Nothing

    Nothing2007

    by Jon Agee , illustrator

    (468)

    Summary: When Suzie Gump, the richest lady in town, walks into Otis' empty antique shop and insists on buying nothing, she starts a fad that has everyone buying nothing and emptying their homes and stores to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES AGEE

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Fairy tales for Mr. Barker

    Fairy tales for Mr. Barker2016

    by Jessica. Ahlberg

    (281)

    Summary: While Lucy tries to read to her dog Mr. Barker, he runs off and she ends up chasing him through a fairy tale world where she helps Goldilocks, Jack, the Three Little Pigs, and Sleeping Beauty escape from their enemies.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES AHLBERG

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Child of glass

    Child of glass2019

    by Beatrice Alemagna

    (218)

    Summary: A story about difference, exclusion, and ultimately self-acceptance, Child of Glass explores the interplay between inner and outer and the journey we have to go on to become ourselves. Child of Glass...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ALEMAGNA

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Miss Nelson is back

    Miss Nelson is back1982

    by Harry Allard

    (29,578)

    Summary: When their teacher has to go away for a week, the kids in room 207 plan to "really act up."

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    Call #: J P STORIES ALLARD

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Miss Nelson is missing!

    Miss Nelson is missing!1977

    by Harry Allard

    (104,873)

    Summary: The kids in Room 207 take advantage of their teacher's good nature until she disappears and they are faced with a vile substitute.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ALLARD

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • It's so nice to have a wolf around the house

    It's so nice to have a wolf around the house1997

    by Harry Allard

    (65)

    Summary: Cuthbert Q. Devine tries to hide the fact that he is a wolf with a shady past by becoming the companion to a kind old man and his pets.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ALLARD

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The little mermaid

    The little mermaid2013

    by H. C. Andersen

    (23,877)

    Summary: A little sea princess, longing to be human, trades her mermaid's tail for legs, hoping to win the love of a prince and earn an immortal soul for herself.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ANDERSEN

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The little match girl

    The little match girl1968

    by H. C. Andersen

    (24,691)

    Summary: Relates how the wares of the little match girl illuminate her cold world on the last day of the old year.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ANDERSEN

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Thumbelina

    Thumbelina1990

    by H. C. Andersen

    (3)

    Summary: A tiny girl no bigger than a thumb is stolen by a great, ugly toad, and subsequently has many adventures and makes many animal friends before finding the perfect mate in a warm and beautiful southern land.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ANDERSEN

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  • The ugly duckling

    The ugly duckling1999

    by H. C. Andersen

    (40,756)

    Summary: An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ANDERSEN

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The emperor's new clothes

    The emperor's new clothes1997

    by H. C. Andersen

    (13,360)

    Summary: Two rascally weavers convince the emperor they are making him beautiful new clothes, visible only to those fit for their posts, but when he wears them during a royal procession, a child recognizes that the emperor has nothing on.

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ANDERSEN

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  • The fir tree

    The fir tree1990

    by H. C. Andersen

    (1,163)

    Summary: A little fir tree realizes too late that it did not appreciate the grand moments of life, such as being a Christmas tree, while they were happening.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ANDERSEN

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Good night sleep tight : eleven-and-a-half Good Night Stories with Fox and Rabbit

    Good night sleep tight : eleven-and-a-half Good Night Stories with Fox and Rabbit2018

    by Kristina Andres , illustrator

    (43)

    Summary: "Heartwarming stories of friendship, fun and going to bed." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ANDRES

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The boy who changed the world

    The boy who changed the world2010

    by Andy Andrews

    (397)

    Summary: Beginning with Norman Borlaug and going back to those who influenced him directly or indirectly, shows how one ordinary boy came to develop "super plants" that helped save billions of people from starvation.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ANDREWS

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Trombone Shorty

    Trombone Shorty2015

    by Troy Andrews

    (4,014)

    Summary: Hailing from the Tremâe neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by...  more »

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    Call #: J P STORIES ANDREWS

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Crankee Doodle

    Crankee Doodle2013

    by Tom Angleberger

    (1,541)

    Summary: A pony tries to convince his cranky owner to take a ride into town. Includes notes about the song, "Yankee Doodle."

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    Call #: J P STORIES ANGLEBERGER

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The magical garden of Claude Monet

    The magical garden of Claude Monet2017

    by Laurence Anholt

    Series: Anholt's Artists

    (423)

    Summary: When Julie crawls into a mysterious garden, she meets an old man tending the flowers. The gentle gardener turns out to be the great artist, Claude Monet, and together they explore his magical world.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ANHOLT

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Across the bay

    Across the bay2019

    by Carlos Aponte , illustrator

    (476)

    Summary: Carlitos lives in a happy home with his mother, his abuela, and Coco the cat. Life in his hometown is cozy as can be, but the call of the capital city pulls Carlitos across the bay in search of his father.

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    Call #: J P STORIES APONTE

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Cocoa ice

    Cocoa ice1997

    by Diana Karter Appelbaum

    (62)

    Summary: A girl in Santo Domingo tells how cocoa is harvested during the late 1800s while at the same time her counterpart in Maine tells about the harvesting of ice. On the island of Santo Domingo, the sun...  more »

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    Call #: J P STORIES APPELBAUM

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  • The pumpkin runner

    The pumpkin runner1998

    by Marsha Diane Arnold

    (196)

    Summary: An Australian sheep rancher who eats pumpkins for energy enters a race from Melbourne to Sydney, despite people laughing at his eccentricities.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ARNOLD

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • No jumping on the bed!

    No jumping on the bed!1987

    by Tedd Arnold

    (1,219)

    Summary: Walter lives near the top floor of a tall apartment building, where one night his habit of jumping on his bed leads to a tumultuous fall through floor after floor, collecting occupants all the way down.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ARNOLD

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  • No more water in the tub!

    No more water in the tub!1995

    by Tedd Arnold

    (265)

    Summary: After filling the bathtub too full one night, William goes sailing through his apartment building floor by floor in his tub, collecting neighbors in his wake.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ARNOLD

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Ollie forgot

    Ollie forgot1992

    by Tedd Arnold

    (43)

    Summary: Ollie's rather unreliable memory, which loses whatever he has in mind whenever he hears something new, gets him into all kinds of trouble on the way to the market.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ARNOLD

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The signmaker's assistant

    The signmaker's assistant1992

    by Tedd Arnold , illustrator

    (115)

    Summary: A young signmaker's apprentice dreams of having his own sign shop but creates havoc when he is left in charge by himself.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ARNOLD

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  • Mr. Maxwell's mouse

    Mr. Maxwell's mouse2004

    by Frank Asch

    (292)

    Summary: Mr. Maxwell, a contented cat who wants to celebrate his promotion, is tricked by a mouse and is now in the hospital with his tail healing.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASCH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Moonbear's dream

    Moonbear's dream1999

    by Frank Asch

    Series: Moonbear Books

    (103)

    Summary: When Moonbear and his friend Little Bird see a kangaroo in the backyard, they think they must be dreaming, so they do things they would not do if they were awake.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASCH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • The Daily comet : boy saves Earth from giant octopus!

    The Daily comet : boy saves Earth from giant octopus!2010

    by Frank Asch

    (71)

    Summary: Hayward likes facts. However, he does not like the fact that his father works for a sensationalistic tabloid which he believes is a big fake. This belief is changed when he joins his father on Go To...  more »

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASCH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Mooncake

    Mooncake2014

    by Frank Asch

    Series: Moonbear Books

    (647)

    Summary: One night while watching the moon, Moonbear turns to Little Bird and asks, "I wonder what the moon tastes like?" The ever-curious Moonbear begins a quest that ends up taking him all the way to the moon and back again.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASCH

    Location: New Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Moonbear's shadow

    Moonbear's shadow1999

    by Frank Asch , illustrator

    (462)

    Summary: Bear tries everything he can think of to get rid of his shadow.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASCH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Popcorn

    Popcorn2015

    by Frank Asch , illustrator

    Series: Frank Asch Bear Stories

    (970)

    Summary: Sam's Halloween party is popping -- with a massive amount of popcorn! Find out how he and his friends handle the delicious surplus in this reissue of a classic picture book.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASCH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Moongame

    Moongame2014

    by Frank Asch , illustrator

    Series: Moonbear Books

    (342)

    Summary: During a game of hide-and-seek, Moon hides behind a cloud, leaving Bear worried his friend is lost.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASCH

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Too many frogs!

    Too many frogs!2005

    by Sandy Asher

    (361)

    Summary: Rabbit's comfortable nightly routine is disturbed by exuberant Froggie, who settles in for a snack and a story without being invited.

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    Call #: J P STORIES ASHER

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Catch that chicken!

    Catch that chicken!2020

    by Atinuke

    (361)

    Summary: Lami is the best chicken catcher in the whole village. Her sister may be speedy at spelling, her friend fast at braiding hair, and her brother brave with bulls, but when it comes to chickens, nobody...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J P STORIES ATINUKE

    Location: Junior Picture Books - Stories

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  • Splash, Anna Hibiscus!

    Splash, Anna Hibiscus!2013

    by Atinuke

    Series: Anna Hibiscus (Picture Books)

    (184)

    Summary: Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa. Amazing Africa -- and today she is going to the beach with her family. The laughing waves are splashing! Who will splash with Anna?

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    Call #: J P STORIES ATINUKE

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