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The Oboe Goes Boom Boom Boom

Written by Colleen AF Venable, Illustrated by Lian Cho This is a loud, colorful picture book that introduces the instruments of a band accompanied by the …
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The Last Straw: Kids vs. Plastics

Written by Susan Hood, Illustrated by Christiane Engel The Last Straw is a great informational book on taking better care of our planet and especially how …
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A Thousand Questions

Written by Saadia Faruqi When a Pakistani-American girl, Mimi, travels with her mom to Pakistan to visit family, she gets more than she bargains for. …
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One Time

Written by Sharon Creech “Who are you? Who could you be?” Miss Lightstone inspires her students, opens their minds, and helps them develop a love …
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Will You Be My Friend?

Written by Sam McBratney, Illustrated by Anita Jeram Little Nutbrown Hare is back to share his adventures in finding a new friend. If you enjoyed …
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North & South: A Tale of Two Hemispheres

Written and Illustrated by Sandra Morris North & South is a beautifully written and illustrated book comparing animals and habitats in the northern and southern hemispheres. …
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Chunky

Written and Illustrated by Yehudi Mercado Chunky is a book about a Jewish/Mexican kid named Yehudi who is overweight. His parents make him try out sports …
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Cathedral of Bones

Written by A. J. Steiger This book is a fantastic choice for Harry Potter fans! Full of elements of magic, twisted otherworldly creatures, and political intrigue, …
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Small Room, Big Dreams

Written by Monica Brown, Illustrated by Mirelle Ortega Twins Julian and Joaquin Castro chose public service after watching the strong women in their family fight for …
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The Little Butterfly That Could

Written and Illustrated by Ross Burach The Little Butterfly that Could is the sequel to the picture book, The Very Impatient Caterpillar. In this one he …
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