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When You Are Brave by Pay Zietlow Miller

An inspiring picture book affirmation about having courage even in difficult times, because some days, when everything around you seems scary, you have to be brave. Saying goodbye to neighbors. Worrying about new friends. Passing through a big city. Seeing a dark road ahead. In these moments, a young girl feels small and quiet and alone. But when she breathes deeply and looks inside herself, a hidden spark of courage appears, one she can nurture and grow until she glows…

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She’s Got This by Laurie Hernandez

From bestselling author of I Got This and Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez comes a fictional picture book about a little girl gymnast who dreams of making it big. This fictional story—inspired by parts of Laurie’s real life—is about a young girl named Zoe who sees a famous gymnast performing on TV and decides she wants to fly just like her. Zoe begs her parents to start her in gymnastics classes, and she quickly learns to tumble and roll and…

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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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Millie Fierce Sleeps Out By Jane Manning

Millie has a couple of fierce bones in her body – they show themselves when she needs to stand up to bullies, but unfortunately they also emerge when it’s inappropriate – like when things aren’t going her way. Now that she’s getting more control over herself, she decides to invite some friends over for a sleepover. She has everything planned. (Uh-oh. That doesn’t always work out so well.) Will her fierceness spoil the fun and ruin her friendships? Millie Fierce…

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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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Unicorn Thinks He’s Pretty Great

Unicorn Thinks He’s Pretty Great by Bob Shea Goat is a regular guy. He’s pretty confident about himself, but he knows he has his faults. The Unicorn comes along all  hoity-toity with his ability to make it rain cupcakes, his talent for flying, his beautiful  horn. Goat is jealous until he hears Unicorn’s side of the story and finds out that Unicorn is just as jealous of Goat! This a very funny book and an  important lesson on friendship! (Great…

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