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Because by Mo Willems

Mo Willems, a number one New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, composes a powerful symphony of chance, discovery, persistence, and magic in this moving tale of a young girl’s journey to center stage. Illustrator Amber Ren brings Willems’ music to life, conducting a stunning picture-book debut.

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Perfect by Max Amato

A fussy eraser and a mischievous pencil spar in this picture book adventure. In this funny and light-hearted picture book, a fussy eraser tries to keep the pages clean by erasing the scribbles of a mischievous pencil. But before long, the eraser discovers what can happen when two opposing forces come together to have fun. With humor and a keen eye for play, Max Amato crafts a delightful story that reveals the joys of collaborative imagination.

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Misunderstood Shark: Friends Don’t Eat Friends by Ame Dyckman

In this new Misunderstood Shark story from New York Times bestselling duo Ame Dyckman and Scott Magoon, Shark dares to ask the question: Can friends eat friends (and get away with it)? Last time on Underwater World with Bob Jellyfish… “SHARK ATE ME! Now get me OUT, Shark!” “That’s strange! I can hear Bob, but I can’t see Bob!”This hilarious follow-up to Misunderstood Shark by New York Times bestselling duo Ame Dyckman and Scott Magoon tackles what it really means…

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Pete The Cat And The Missing Cupcakes by James Dean

Pete the Cat and his friends have a mystery to solve. Who is stealing their cupcakes? Pete the Cat and his friends are baking cupcakes for a cupcake party. But, oh no! Some of the cupcakes have gone missing! Who could have taken them? In this latest Pete the Cat picture book adventure, Pete and the gang solve the mystery of the missing cupcakes and learn that it’s cool to be kind.

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Plant The Tiny Seed by Christie Matheson

Just as she did in Tap the Magic Tree and Touch the Brightest Star, Christie Matheson combines the wonder of the natural world with the interactivity of reading. Children engage with the book as they wiggle their fingers to water the seeds, clap to make the sun shine after rain, and shoo away a hungry snail. Beautiful collage and watercolor art follows the seed through its entire life cycle as it grows into a zinnia in a garden full of…

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The Day The Crayons Quit by Oliver Jeffers

Brilliant! Duncan finds a stack of letters next to his crayon box, each one from a different crayon, explaining why they quit. Red feels over-worked, with his all-year-long task of coloring things red – fire engines, valentines, Santas, strawberries, apples…he’s exhausted! Beige feels invisible, with the most boring task of coloring turkey dinners 9yawn) and wheat (seriously??). Green’s happy, but asks Duncan to settle an argument between orange and yellow, who each think they should be the color of the…

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Toot and Puddle

Toot and Puddle by Holly Hobbie Toot And Puddle is one of my personal Top Ten Favorite Picture Books of all time! Toot and Puddle are two pigs who live in Woodcock Pocket. Toot wants to travel the world, while Puddle wants to stay home in their idyllic cabin in the woods of New England. Toot sends postcards to “Puds” from around the globe – swimming off the Solomon Islands, making friends with hippos in Africa, riding a camel in…

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Monroe, CT 06468

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Monroe, CT 06468