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ISBN: 9781534421691
Availability: Backordered
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 2nd, 2020

Timely. This books asks readers to see the world from different points of view.

 

 


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By Linda Ashman, Taeeun Yoo (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399546099
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 26th, 2020

This book is perfect for our New England families. Makes a nor'easter seem almost welcomed.


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By Beth Ferry, Juana Martinez-Neal (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544707375
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

My new favorite picture book. So clever, so cute, so loving. It makes me wish I lived by a Swashby at the beach.


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By Chris Haughton, Chris Haughton (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536211191
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Published: Candlewick - April 7th, 2020

This book is great for so many occasions. You could give it to a kid who loves the beach but is afraid of the ocean. You can give it to anyone starting a new venture in life who's a bit nervous. Simple, bold illustrations.


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By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062878007
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 4th, 2020

In a book that is as cheerful and charming as Snail himself, Corey Tabor tells a winning tale of slow but steady Snail, whose determination and kindness bring him the best reward of all: friendship.

When Snail spies a plump, crisp cabbage across the road, nothing will stop him—not a speeding car or even a hungry crow.


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$17.95
ISBN: 9781324005193
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Published: Norton Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

"Fabulous retro feel to this simple yet poignant picture book, created with handmade stamps! Love seeing the young girl grow up into an industrious young woman."

Recommended by Kristine


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By Mike Twohy, Mike Twohy (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534444362
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - May 19th, 2020

very short, silly rhyming book. A dog, excited when a robot that looks like him lands, feels left out when the space robot plays with the household gadgets instead of him. But he gets a special gift at the end