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Mark Shulman and Tamara Petrosino return with a fabulous follow-up to last season’s AA is for Aardvark. And it’s got a clever new twist.

 

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Awarded a 2011 Caldecott Honor!

A favorite joke inspires this charming tale, in which a little chicken’s habit of interrupting bedtime stories is gleefully turned on its head.


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Butterflies on the First Day of School
The first day of school is exciting—but it can be scary, too! Meet Rosie, a brand-new student who just happens to have butterflies in her stomach.
 
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· 318 Ratings
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· 418 Ratings
Lily loves to read. She is fascinated by the stories in her books, and reads wherever she goes—through summer, autumn, winter, and spring. But one day, Lily meets a girl who hates reading. Milly invit…
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· 209 Ratings
A gorgeous picture book that celebrates the magic of the seasons and the joys of family.

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When Daisy comes down with chicken pox, Peter proves he’s a friend she can count on: On Monday, he makes her a get-well card–and his stuffed elephant comes to life to deliver it. On Tuesday, he sends …
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A young girl named Nina recounts her feelings about her parents' divorce and describes what it is like to live in two households in this touching picture book. Everything is different from the way it …
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Thankful
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· 685 Ratings
Celebrate everyday blessings, practice thankfulness, and observe the wonderful acts of service that keep us going each and every day. Eileen Spinelli, bestselling and award-winning children's author, …
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A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation
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Phil Stead takes us on a tour of all of the animals near his home.

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· 625 Ratings
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· 133 Ratings
“Don’t slam the door!” pleads a parent as a boy and his dog head out to run an errand, but the distracted boy doesn't hear. What follows is a fantastical calamity of epic and silly proportions, all th…
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· 204 Ratings
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· 223 Ratings
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When a Monster Is Born
4.03 avg. rating
· 438 Ratings
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The Dark
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Laszlo is afraid of the dark. The dark is not afraid of Laszlo.

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The War Between the Vowels and the Consonants
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For as long as any letter could remember, Vowels and Consonants had been enemies.

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· 139 Ratings
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· 11153 Ratings
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· 609 Ratings
A spider tricks other animals into thinking a melon can talk.
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Five Little Monkeys Go Shopping
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· 284 Ratings
The day before school starts, Mama takes her five little monkeys shopping for clothes. “Stay right here,” she says, “AND DON'T GO WANDERING OFF!” But one little monkey has to go to the bathroom . . . …
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Pete the Cat and the Bedtime Blues
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· 1418 Ratings

Join Pete the Cat in a story about bedtime in Pete the Cat and the Bedtime Blues by New York Times bestselling authors James and Kimberly Dean! Pete the Cat and his friends are having so much fun play…

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· 123 Ratings
Monkey may scamper and Elephant galump, but they're the best of buddies as they search for shade. That is, when they're not bickering about how to get there!

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· 1278 Ratings
A classic trickster folktale told with humor and charm, this is a perfect read along book both parents and children will love.

When Anansi the Spider finds a strange moss-covered rock in the forest, he…
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Do You Believe in Unicorns?
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· 445 Ratings
Is believing in magic the key to seeing a unicorn? If you keep your eyes open to wonder, the possibilities are endless.

Is that a horse wearing a hat? It's definitely not a unicorn in disguise -- that …
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