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My Little Round House
3.67
Baby Jilu recounts his first year of life in a nomadic Mongolian family. From summer to autumn, autumn to winter, winter to spring, and spring to summ ...more
Sep 10, 2010
Sep 11, 2010
 
A Birthday for Cow!
3.98
Duck really loves turnips, even though Rat and Pig are clearly making a cake for Cow's birthday. Rat has had enough of Duck's ideas to add turnip to t ...more
Jun 03, 2010
Jun 03, 2010
 
Hogwood Steps Out: A Good, Good Pig Story
3.66
Hogwood is a pig who likes what he likes and isn't about to let any humans get in his way. He relishes a gardener's lettuce, savors the feel of fresh ...more
Apr 2010
Apr 01, 2010
 
Where's Walrus?
3.92
Bold colors and clean illustrations give an escaped walrus plenty of room for hiding from his zookeeper. The walrus--who tries his hand (flipper?) at ...more
Mar 23, 2011
Mar 23, 2011
 
Big Al
4.01
Al is a big, scary-looking fish. None of the little fish will get close enough to find out that Al is also the nicest fish you'll ever find in the oce ...more
May 20, 2010
May 21, 2010
 
Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Diversion
4.37
Trixie is older now--not so old that she doesn't need Knuffle Bunny, but old enough to take a big trip to visit Opa and Oma in Holland. Knuffle Bunny, ...more
Oct 12, 2010
Oct 12, 2010
 
Rhyming Dust Bunnies
4.21
This was a HUGE hit in a recent family storytime with an audience of mostly kindergarteners. They thought that the final line was hilarious and worth ...more
Aug 10, 2011
Aug 11, 2011
 
Sometimes It's Grandmas and Grandpas, Not Mommies and Daddies
4.12
Not all children are raised by the parents, as this book gently points out. Some children are raised by the grandparents, and Gayle Byrne does a nice ...more
Sep 10, 2010
Sep 11, 2010
 
Little Bird
4.12
A big part of me wonders if kids are the right audience for this. They'll certainly understand the pictures, but the text has markedly abstract ideas. ...more
May 09, 2012
May 09, 2012
 
Mama's Wild Child/Papa's Wild Child
3.94
This flip-the-book title talks about animal mothers with their babies on side one, and animal fathers with their babies on the other. Each page spread ...more
Sep 11, 2010
Sep 11, 2010
 
Wink: The Ninja Who Wanted to be Noticed
4.00
Wink, a young ninja in training, can't bear to have all of his hard work go unnoticed. His teacher despairs, his grandmother tries to help ... but it' ...more
Apr 21, 2010
May 21, 2010
 
Bears on Chairs
3.72
Four bears on four chairs--all are happy, no one shares! But what happens when a fifth, BIG bear shows up? Readers will puzzle with the bears as they ...more
May 20, 2010
May 21, 2010
 
Press Here
4.42
Even adults will be enthralled with this incredibly simple book--it's hard not to obey the instructions and press, rub, shake, blow, tilt, and manipul ...more
Jun 07, 2011
Jun 07, 2011
 
Can You Make a Scary Face?
4.07
A great read-aloud for wiggly kids at storytime! Pretend there's a bug on your nose, pretend it's gone down your shirt, pretend a frog has come along ...more
Jun 03, 2010
Jun 03, 2010
 
The Duchess of Whimsy
4.02
The Duchess of Whimsy loves extravagance and wild imagination. The Earl of Norm likes simple, ordinary things. One might think that they'll never get ...more
Sep 11, 2010
Sep 11, 2010
 
Black? White! Day? Night! - A Book of Opposites (Neal Porter Books)
4.11
Presents opposites using lift-the-flap/die-cut pages that turn one object or idea into its reverse. Great for storytime, as long as all the kids can s ...more
Feb 21, 2012
Feb 22, 2012
 
Tiny Little Fly
3.93
With oversize illustrations, striking colors, and song-like text, this would be an excellent choice for story time with toddlers or preschoolers.
Mar 23, 2011
Mar 23, 2011
 
Animal Masquerade
3.62
Rather long, and there's no plot ... but it certainly is fun. Scattered asides make it fun for adults doing the reading, too.
May 09, 2012
May 09, 2012
 
All by Myself!
2.75
I can't help but love that all of the chicks look like eggs with little yolks in their bellies.
May 09, 2012
May 09, 2012
 
Pingpong Perry Experiences How a Book Is Made
2.75
Useful and accurate information, but the alliteration gets old within the first page spread.
Jun 02, 2010
May 31, 2010
 
The Tiny King
3.44
What an odd book. I think I like it ...
Oct 24, 2013
Oct 24, 2013
 
Mr. Cookie Baker
3.85
A great pick for storytime--even with toddlers.
Jan 17, 2012
Jan 17, 2012
 
The Wizard Mouse
2.88
Gorgeous illustrations, ho-hum story.
Dec 17, 2011
Dec 17, 2011
 
The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse
3.86
Another storytime winner.
Mar 06, 2012
Mar 06, 2012
 
The Three Bully Goats
3.22
Message-heavy
Apr 21, 2011
Apr 21, 2011
 
Kitten's First Full Moon
4.05
None
Sep 20, 2011
Sep 22, 2011
 
More Bears!
3.95
None
not set
Oct 01, 2010
 
Olivia Goes to Venice
3.79
None
Oct 12, 2010
Oct 12, 2010
 
City Dog, Country Frog
4.15
None
Nov 18, 2010
Nov 26, 2010
 
Brontorina
3.96
None
not set
Feb 25, 2011
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