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Square
4.06 avg. rating
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This book is about Square. Square spends every day taking blocks from a pile below the ground to a pile above the ground. This book is also about Square's friend Circle. Circle thinks Square is an ar…
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4.22 avg. rating
· 1591 Ratings
A foolish knight is certain that his side of the wall is the safe side in this meta picture book.

There's a wall in the middle of the book, and our hero—a young knight—is sure that the wall protec…
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Crunch, the Shy Dinosaur
4.05 avg. rating
· 585 Ratings
Crunch is a lovely and quiet brontosaurus who has hidden himself in some shubbery and is rather shy. He would like to play, but it will require some gentle coaxing from you! If you are patient and en…
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A House That Once Was
4.02 avg. rating
· 1133 Ratings
Deep in the woods
is a house
just a house
that once was
but now isn’t
a home.

Who lived in that house? Who walked down its hallways? Why did they leave it, and where di…
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The Good Egg
4.09 avg. rating
· 1941 Ratings
In this follow-up to Jory John and Pete Oswald’s popular picture book The Bad Seed, meet the next best thing: a very good egg, indeed!

The good egg has been good for as long as he can remember.…
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Alma and How She Got Her Name
4.39 avg. rating
· 2310 Ratings
What's in a name? For one little girl, her very long name tells the vibrant story of where she came from — and who she may one day be.

If you ask her, Alma Sofia Esperanza José Pura Candela has…
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A Big Mooncake for Little Star
4.18 avg. rating
· 1787 Ratings
A gorgeous picture book that tells a whimsical origin story of the phases of the moon, from award-winning, bestselling author-illustrator Grace Lin

Pat, pat, pat...

Little Star'…
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They Say Blue
3.85 avg. rating
· 1364 Ratings
Caldecott and Printz Honor-winning illustrator Jillian Tamaki brings us a poetic exploration of colour and nature from a young child’s point of view. They Say Blue follows a young girl as she contemplate…
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Drawn Together
4.36 avg. rating
· 3558 Ratings
When a young boy visits his grandfather, their lack of a common language leads to confusion, frustration, and silence. But as they sit down to draw together, something magical happens-with a shared l…
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A Stone for Sascha
4.07 avg. rating
· 724 Ratings
A girl grieves the loss of her dog in an achingly beautiful wordless epic from the Caldecott Honor–winning creator of Journey.

This year’s summer vacation will be very different for a young girl and…
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Giraffe Problems
3.96 avg. rating
· 1170 Ratings
Penguins aren't the only animals with problems. . . . A second hilarious collaboration from picture-book superstars Lane Smith and Jory John!

Can you guess what's making this giraffe self-consciou…
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Hello Hello
4.23 avg. rating
· 1177 Ratings
This gorgeous follow-up to the Caldecott Honor–winning They All Saw a Cat explores another aspect of seeing the world for young children. Beginning with two cats, one black and one white, a chain of ani…
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We Found A Hat
4.25 avg. rating
· 3988 Ratings
Hold on to your hats for the conclusion of the celebrated hat trilogy by Caldecott Medalist Jon Klassen, who gives his deadpan finale a surprising new twist.

Two turtles have found a hat. The hat l…
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The Rough Patch
4.41 avg. rating
· 1696 Ratings
Evan and his dog do everything together, from eating ice cream to caring for their award-winning garden, which grows big and beautiful. One day the unthinkable happens: Evan’s dog dies. Heartbroken,…
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Hello Lighthouse
4.37 avg. rating
· 3245 Ratings
A new picture book that will transport readers to the seaside.

Watch the days and seasons pass as the wind blows, the fog rolls in, and icebergs drift by. Outside, there is water all around. Inside,…
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Thank You, Omu!
4.40 avg. rating
· 1685 Ratings
A generous woman is rewarded by her community in this remarkable author-illustrator debut that's perfect for the Thanksgiving season, perfect for fans of Last Stop on Market Street.

Everyone in the n…
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Julián Is a Mermaid
4.47 avg. rating
· 4172 Ratings
In an exuberant picture book, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world.

While riding the subway home from the pool with his abuela one day, Ju…
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We Don't Eat Our Classmates
4.52 avg. rating
· 4574 Ratings
Penelope the dinosaur starts school, but it’s hard to make friends when her classmates are so delicious!

It’s the first day of school for Penelope Rex, and she can’t wait to meet her class…
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Ocean Meets Sky
4.26 avg. rating
· 2324 Ratings
Finn lives by the sea and the sea lives by him. Every time he looks out his window it’s a constant reminder of the stories his grandfather told him about the place where the ocean meets the sky. Wher…
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