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Rosie Goes to Preschool
3.71
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Jul 11, 2015
 
Penguin in Peril
3.52
really liked it
A wily penguin leads three cats on a wild escapade through the city streets as he runs for his life. Although his odds for survival aren't good, espec ...more
Mar 04, 2014
Mar 04, 2014
 
The Promise
4.00
really liked it
When a desperate girl struggles with an elderly woman for her bag, she makes a bargain and agrees to plant its contents. To her surprise, the bag cont ...more
Mar 03, 2014
Mar 03, 2014
 
Digger Dog
3.89
liked it
Anyone who has spent much time with canines knows that dogs often love to dig. In this picture book, filled with fold-out pages and vibrant mixed medi ...more
Apr 11, 2014
Apr 14, 2014
 
Five Nice Mice  the Great Car Race
3.46
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Five mice plan and build a race car, and then they hop into the vehicle and participate in a swift race to the finish line. Along the way, they face q ...more
Apr 23, 2014
Apr 23, 2014
 
From Caterpillar to Butterfly
3.00
it was ok
Accompanied by a CD to which youngsters can sing, this simple account of the cycle that starts with an egg and results in a lovely butterfly allows yo ...more
Nov 02, 2015
Dec 12, 2015
 
The Festival of Bones / El festival de las calaveras
3.77
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Young readers may enjoy this short introductory bilingual text describing the Festival of Bones because of its descriptions of some of the customs sur ...more
Oct 20, 2014
Oct 27, 2014
 
Joseph Fipps
3.06
liked it
Because of his inquisitive nature, Joseph simply can't stay out of trouble. After his mother reprimands him one too many times, he declares that he wa ...more
Jul 08, 2014
Jul 09, 2014
 
Emu
3.88
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Young readers will enjoy following the emu father as he settles down on his nest to keep his little ones warm and then later protects his young. The f ...more
Apr 16, 2015
Apr 18, 2015
 
The Geese March in Step
2.99
liked it
Igor is a tough geese taskmaster, and he works hard to make sure that all the geese stay in line. But Zita is a young, inexperienced goose, and she fi ...more
May 20, 2014
May 23, 2014
 
Little Big Boubo
3.21
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Like many youngsters, Boubo can't wait to grow up. In fact, he's sure that he's already much bigger than he was, and he shows off his big eyes and big ...more
May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015
 
Numeralia
3.48
liked it
Although this is a counting book, starting with 0 and moving all the way to 10, it's much more than simply that. Readers are encouraged to regard the ...more
Jan 25, 2014
Jan 25, 2014
 
I Scream! Ice Cream!: A Book of Wordles
3.54
really liked it
Although some of these wordles are more enjoyable than the ones that require a second or third thought and some are rather clunky, overall this is a t ...more
Jan 26, 2013
Jan 29, 2013
 
Cuckoo!
3.45
liked it
As do his other feathered siblings, Cuckoo hatches and enjoys a blissful childhood. That is--until the others find it impossible to understand anythin ...more
Apr 23, 2014
Apr 26, 2014
 
Secrets of the Rain Forest
4.39
liked it
Readers can use a flashlight or a reading lamp to allow them to see what might be hiding in the rain forest depicted in this picture book. Among the h ...more
May 12, 2015
May 12, 2015
 
This is My Rock
3.82
liked it
A mountain goat claims supremacy on the highest peak and chases all the other animals that try to climb up beside him. At first he enjoys his solitude ...more
Apr 2015
Apr 07, 2015
 
If You Plant a Seed
4.24
it was amazing
Plenty of picture books and chapter books extoll the virtues of planting seeds of kindness. But this picture book, filled with stunning illustrations ...more
Dec 29, 2015
Dec 29, 2015
 
Night Sounds
3.24
liked it
The sounds of a crying baby keep the inhabitants of the rain forest awake, but they patiently, and then with a little less patience, try to soothe its ...more
May 08, 2013
May 09, 2013
 
Count with Maisy, Cheep, Cheep, Cheep!
3.53
liked it
In this lift-the-flap book, readers will help Maisy find Mommy Chick's 10 missing chicks. The gouache illustrations are quite colorful and will catch ...more
Apr 08, 2015
Apr 10, 2015
 
The White Book: A Minibombo Book
3.75
really liked it
A little boy is busily painting the walls of this book's pages in vivid colors. As he rolls on the paint on the left-hand page, animals emerge, but th ...more
Aug 17, 2015
Aug 20, 2015
 
First Fire: A Cherokee Folktale
3.95
liked it
Based on an engaging Cherokee folktale about how animals were able to obtain fire, this story also serves as an explanation for the appearance of vari ...more
Jan 17, 2014
Jan 18, 2014
 
Elephantastic
3.84
really liked it
Everyone can use another friend, and when Michael opens a package intended for a neighbor, he finds an incredibly imaginative friend in the form of Ti ...more
Mar 10, 2015
Mar 12, 2015
 
The Day the Sun Didn't Feel Like Rising
3.50
liked it
Owl is exhausted from flying around all night and goes the wrong way when he's heading to bed. As he stumbles about in the attic, he realizes that the ...more
Jan 05, 2015
Jan 05, 2015
 
A Gluten-Free Birthday for Me!
3.62
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As more children and adult realize that they have allergies to soy and/or gluten, books that describe their special dietary needs are cropping up. I'm ...more
Sep 16, 2013
Sep 17, 2013
 
A Tale of Two Beasts
4.40
really liked it
There are always at least two sides to a story as this picture book clearly demonstrates. The first version relates how a little girl rescues a squirr ...more
Jan 24, 2015
Jan 26, 2015
 
Dinosaurs from Head to Tail
3.83
liked it
Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator illustrations feature various parts of different dinosaurs so that readers can identity what type of dinosaur is being ...more
Jun 09, 2015
Jun 10, 2015
 
Goal!
3.50
liked it
Large, colorful photographs accompany interesting snippets of text providing information about soccer. Taken singly, the facts and photographs show th ...more
Jun 18, 2014
Jun 21, 2014
 
Where Is Pim?
3.08
liked it
Best friends Pim and Pom do everything together, but when Pim wants to fly in the air, he ends up attracting the attention of a dog who snatches him o ...more
Jan 05, 2015
Jan 05, 2015
 
R Is for Rocket: An ABC Book
3.54
liked it
Attractive oil paint, acrylic, and colored pencil illustrations feature Rocket, the adorable black and white dog who has helped so many youngsters lea ...more
Jul 09, 2015
Jul 11, 2015
 
Queenie: One Elephant's Story
3.89
really liked it
The saga of Queenie, an elephant born in India, captured and shipped to Melbourne where she became the star attraction at the Melbourne Zoo, inevitabl ...more
Jun 06, 2013
Jun 06, 2013
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