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Welcome to the Ice House
3.87 avg. rating
· 107 Ratings
Welcome to the ice house, where through the long winter night of the Arctic prowl all kinds of animals--the fox looking for lemmings, the howling wolf pack on the trail of snowshoe hare, the lynx, the…
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A wordless picture book about what we lose, what we find, and what we give back.

Jenn’s beloved dog was lost sometime ago. Long enough that she has given up the search. But she still misses her friend.…
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Chick and Brain: Smell My Foot!
3.56 avg. rating
· 608 Ratings
"Maybe your foot smells good.
Maybe your foot smells great.
But I will not smell your foot until you say PLEASE."

Meet Chick and Brain. And their friend Spot. Chick likes to follow the rules. Brain mig…
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The Rusty, Trusty Tractor
3.99 avg. rating
· 70 Ratings
Mr. Hill of Hill's Tractor Sales is doing his best to sell a brand-new tractor to Micah's grandfather. He even wagers twenty jelly doughnuts that Granpappy's old tractor won't make it through haying s…
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The Book of Mistakes
4.22 avg. rating
· 3543 Ratings
A picture book about the creative process, and the way in which "mistakes" can blossom into inspiration.

One eye was bigger than the other. That was a mistake.
The weird frog-cat-cow thing? It made an e…
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The Secret Box
3.69 avg. rating
· 527 Ratings
Times change.
Cities may grow large.
Summers may come and go.
And people might grow old,
but the one thing that always
remains the same is the desire for
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Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreño Played the Piano for President Lincoln
The story of Teresa Carreño, a child prodigy who played piano for Abraham Lincoln.

As a little girl, Teresa Carreño loved to let her hands dance across the beautiful keys of the piano. If she felt sad,…
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My Heart
4.28 avg. rating
· 1583 Ratings
My heart is a window. My heart is a slide. My heart can be closed...or opened up wide.

Some days your heart is a puddle or a fence to keep the world out. But some days it is wide open to the love that …
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Oliver Button Is a Sissy
4.12 avg. rating
· 1007 Ratings
A little boy must come to terms with being teased and ostracized because he’d rather read books, paint pictures, and tap-dance than participate in sports. “There is a good balance between the simple t…
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The Noisy Paint Box
4.16 avg. rating
· 3775 Ratings
In this exuberant celebration of creativity, Barb Rosenstock and Mary Grandpre tell the fascinating story of Vasily Kandinsky, one of the very first painters of abstract art. Throughout his life, Kand…
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When God Made You
4.61 avg. rating
· 899 Ratings
YOU, you... God thinks about you.
God was thinking of you long before your debut.

From early on, children are looking to discover their place in the world and longing to understand how their personalit…
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Mighty, Mighty Construction Site
4.16 avg. rating
· 1139 Ratings
The #1 New York Times bestseller

At last--here from the team behind the beloved international bestseller comes a companion to Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site. All of our favorite trucks are bac…
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A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington, #1)
4.22 avg. rating
· 74172 Ratings
An alternate cover edition of this ISBN can be found here.

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A Weekend with Wendell
4.09 avg. rating
· 3058 Ratings
What happens when the bossiest cousin ever comes to visit for the weekend? This classic picture book about sharing and accepting others is a funny and realistic look at handling a friend or family mem…
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Brave Irene
4.18 avg. rating
· 3581 Ratings
"Brave Irene" is Irene Bobbin, the dressmaker's daughter. Her mother, Mrs. Bobbin, isn't feeling so well and can't possibly deliver the beautiful ball gown she's made for the duchess to wear that very…
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The House at Pooh Corner: A.A. Milne's Pooh Classics, Volume 2
"One day when Pooh Bear had nothing else to do, he thought he would do something, so he went round to Piglet's house to see what Piglet was doing." Thus begins The House At Pooh Corner, A.A. Milne's w…
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White Rabbit's Color Book
4.25 avg. rating
· 550 Ratings
White Rabbit's Color Book (Little Rabbit Books)

One inquisitive hop, and splash! goes White Rabbit into a bucket of yellow paint. Soon the little rabbit is jumping from bucket to bucket and learning al…
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Lost and Found (The Boy, #2)
4.34 avg. rating
· 7761 Ratings
From the illustrator of the #1 smash hit The Day The Crayons Quit comes a humorously warm tale of friendship. Now also an animated TV special!

What is a boy to do when a lost penguin shows up at his do…
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Love Is
4.35 avg. rating
· 1011 Ratings
Perfect for Valentine's Day—or any tender moment—this story of a girl and a duckling who share a touching year together will melt hearts old and young. In this tenderly funny book, girl and duckling g…
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A Giraffe and a Half
4.13 avg. rating
· 4802 Ratings
Delightfully zany rhymes about a giraffe who accumulates some ridiculous things--like glue on his shoe and a bee on his knee--only to lose them again, one by one. "Infectiously funny . . . a good nons…
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Tico and the Golden Wings
3.92 avg. rating
· 412 Ratings
Tico, a little bird born without wings, is one day granted his dearest wish. But the wings he gets are made of gold and his bird friends turn against him. “You think you are better than we are,” they …
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My Mom Is Magical
4.12 avg. rating
· 225 Ratings
A joyful tribute to moms from the bestselling creators of Hello!Lucky!
Is your mom more amazing than a billion butterflies?
More sparkly than a universe of stars?
Sweeter than a cloud of cotton cand…
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4.18 avg. rating
· 2268 Ratings
A boy's small paper boat and his large imagination fill the pages of this wordless picture book, a modern-day classic from the creator of Pardon Me! that includes endpaper instructions for building a …
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A Dragon in a Wagon
3.81 avg. rating
· 110 Ratings
When Susie Fogg takes her dog for a walk, she dreams of having a more exciting pet. Something huge, fierce or odd, like a dragon in a wagon. She soon gets carried away by her imagination. An imaginati…
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A Loud Winter's Nap
3.89 avg. rating
· 504 Ratings
Every year Tortoise sleeps through winter. He assumes he isn't missing much. However, his friends are determined to prove otherwise! Will Tortoise sleep through another winter, or will his friends con…
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One Mitten
3.60 avg. rating
· 343 Ratings
What can you do with only one mitten? Use your imagination! Award-winning poet Kristine O'Connell George shows that the simplest object can be a springboard into playful exploration. Spare rhyming tex…
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Tomie dePaola's Front Porch Tales & North Country Whoppers
These laugh-out-loud stories from New Hampshire and Vermont are set during the four seasons of the year. The storyteller in his appealing dialect tells little-known tales, among them aMothah Skunka an…
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Snowball Moon
3.71 avg. rating
· 115 Ratings
Snowball moon,
bright as noon.
Mittens, boots,
warm snowsuits.

Grab the sled
in the shed.
Down the hill,
winter thrill

On a quiet snowy night, the lights go out, and the bright snowball moon outside illumina…
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Thelma the Unicorn
4.21 avg. rating
· 1496 Ratings
From the best-selling author of Pig the Pug comes this joyful book about learning to love who you are... even if you don't have sparkles.

Thelma dreams of being a glamorous unicorn. Then in a rare pink…
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Vincent Can't Sleep: Van Gogh Paints the Night Sky
Vincent can't sleep . . .
out, out, out he runs!
flying through the garden--marigold, geranium, blackberry, raspberry--
past the church with its tall steeple, down rolling hills and sandy paths meant fo…
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Now One Foot, Now the Other
4.42 avg. rating
· 948 Ratings
This touching story about a young boy coping with his grandfather's disabilityhas long been one of Tomie dePaola's most popular picture books. Now, for the first time, it is available in a larger form…
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