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  • My First Disney Princess Bedtime Storybook:Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    My First Disney Princess Bedtime Storybook:Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Disney Books

    With this Disney Princess story of Snow White featuring classic illustrations, little ones will fall asleep dreaming of fairy-tale endings and happily ever afters. more

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  • The Just Right Gift

    The Just Right Gift

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Vermette, Katherena; Kuziw, Irene

    Migizi loves his Gookom. Can he find the perfect gift to show her how much?

    The Just Right Gift is one book in The Seven Teachings Stories series. The Seven Teachings of the Anishinaabe—love, wisdom, humility, courage, respect, honesty, and truth—are revealed in these seven stories for children. Set in an urban landscape with Indigenous children as the central characters, these stories about home and family will look familiar to all young readers.

    A pronunciation guide for the Anishnaabemowin words can be found at the back of the book.

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  • Return of the Djinn (LEGO Ninjago: Reader)

    Return of the Djinn (LEGO Ninjago: Reader)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Howard, Kate; Scholastic,

    It's a peaceful time on Ninjago Island. The ninja have defeated the Preeminent and destroyed the Cursed Realm. Now Cole, Jay, Kai, Zane, Lloyd, and Nya are famous throughout the land, and they're enjoying a little time off. Enter Nadakhan the djinn, a famous pirate and genie. He's back in Ninjago, and he's got big plans for the Destiny's Bounty, his old ship -- and for the ninja. Can they stop him before he tears their group apart for good? more

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  • One for Sorrow

    One for Sorrow

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Hahn, Mary Downing

    Against the ominous backdrop of the influenza epidemic of 1918, Annie, a new girl at school, is claimed as best friend by Elsie, a classmate who is a tattletale, a liar, and a thief. Soon Annie makes other friends and finds herself joining them in teasing and tormenting Elsie. Elsie dies from influenza, but then she returns to reclaim Annie's friendship and punish all the girls who bullied her. Young readers who revel in spooky stories will relish this chilling tale of a girl haunted by a vengeful ghost.
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  • Emily Windsnap and the Falls of Forgotten Island

    Emily Windsnap and the Falls of Forgotten Island

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Kessler, Liz; Farley, Erin

    While on vacation, Emily Windsnap finds herself swept up in an ancient prophecy as the New York Times best-selling series continues.


    Emily is headed to a tropical island for a relaxing vacation with friends and family. And this time, Emily promises her best friend, Shona, there will be absolutely no adventure — just plenty of fun. But somehow excitement always seems to find Emily, and before she knows it, she ends up on the other side of a powerful waterfall on a forgotten island no one else can get to. Well, no one that isn’t a half-mer like Emily and her boyfriend, Aaron. The people who live on the island believe in a prophecy that foretells how they can be saved from an imminent, devastating earthquake — and this prophecy seems to revolve around Emily and Aaron, as well as a mysterious, mythic giant. Will they be able to find the giant — and fulfill the prophecy — before it’s too late?

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  • Daniel's Potty Time

    Daniel's Potty Time

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Cassel Schwartz, Alexandra; Fruchter, Jason

    A new generation of children love Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, inspired by the classic series Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood!

    Daniel Tiger goes to the potty in this relatable 8x8 storybook based on an episode of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.

    Do you have to go potty? Maybe yes? Maybe no? Why don’t you sit and try to go?

    Daniel is so excited to go to the market that he insists he doesn’t need to go potty. But then he learns that it’s important to try to go before leaving the house! This storybook about going to the potty includes a double-sided poster with an “I Spy” game that little tigers can play while they’re sitting on the toilet.

    © 2019 The Fred Rogers Company more

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  • STEAM Lab for Kids

    STEAM Lab for Kids

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Heinecke, Liz Lee

    STEAM Lab for Kids is an art-forward doorway to science, math, technology, and engineering through 52 family-friendly experiments and activities.

    While many aspiring artists don't necessarily identify with STEM subjects, and many young inventors don’t see the need for art, one is essential to the other. Revealing this connection and encouraging kids to explore it fills hungry minds with tools essential to problem solving and creative thinking. Each of the projects in this book is designed to demonstrate that the deeper you look into art, the more engineering and math you’ll find. \"The STEAM Behind the Fun\" sections throughout explain the science behind the art. 

    Learn about:
    • angular momentum by making tie-dyed fidget spinners.
    • electrical conductors by making graphite circuits.
    • kinetic energy by making a rubber band shooter.
    • symmetry by making fruit and veggie stamps.
    • much more!
    From graphite circuit comic books to edible stained glass, young engineers and artists alike will find inspiration aplenty. 

    The popular Lab for Kids series features a growing list of books that share hands-on activities and projects... more

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  • Little Women

    Little Women

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Alcott, Louisa May

    Now a major motion picture starring Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Timothée Chalamet, and Meryl Streep!

    Discover Louisa May Alcott’s enchanting tale of the March sisters for yourself with this beautiful keepsake edition of Little Women!

    The quintessential American story, Little Women captured readers’ hearts right from the start. A bestseller from the time it was originally published in 1868, it is the tale of the March sisters: Meg, Beth, Jo, and Amy. The four girls couldn’t be more different, but with their father fighting in the Civil War and their mother supporting the family, the sisters will have to rely on each other as they grow up and grow together, experiencing love, loss, and the importance of family. Louisa May Alcott recreates her own family’s dramatic, comic, and sometimes tragic experiences in this heartfelt novel that has been celebrated and shared for generations—and this unabridged edition will continue to be shared for years to come. more

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  • Pages & Co.: The Book Smugglers (Pages & Co., Book 4)

    Pages & Co.: The Book Smugglers (Pages & Co., Book 4)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   James, Anna

    Fourth in the modern-classic and bestselling bookwandering series for ages eight to twelve that celebrates all that is best in life: books, adventure, friendship – and cake.

    Milo lives on board the Sesquipedalian, or “Quip” – a magical train that uses the power of imagination to travel through both Story and the real world. The train is owned by Milo’s uncle, Horatio, and Milo has witnessed many of his uncle’s dodgy dealings as a book smuggler trading in rare books.

    When Horatio takes on a dangerous new job, he needs the help of Tilly Pages. And Tilly owes Horatio a favour. But when poisoned copies of The Wizard of Oz are sent to Horatio and Tilly's grandfather, sending them both into deep sleeps, Milo and Tilly find themselves racing against time to save them – and to figure out what is going on.

    Their journey takes them to the Emerald City with Dorothy, rocketing on the unruly Quip, and eventually to Venice in Italy, in pursuit of the mysterious Alchemist. The very essence of imagination, story itself, may be in danger . . .

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  • Zombie Army

    Zombie Army

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Steve, M. C.

    When zombies attack, Alex has to choose between being a human or saving humans as we know them.

    Alex is a human turned zombie who has been thrown into a world of chaos after waking up in an attack by zombies, which are under the spell of an evil wizard. The series continues with Alex, a courageous young woman and her new partner Steve, a stubborn young man set upon getting revenge on the wizard for ruining his town.

    The two companions part ways, only to be reunited in an unexpected way. Alex wants to retreat to her old village, become human again and begin rebuilding. But Steve insists that the wizard needs to be stopped. Although she might not want to, Alex will have to make a serious decision about her life and the lives of those around her. Meanwhile, Alex has a surprise for Steve - she holds the key for them to become human again.

    Will Alex join Steve in his quest for justice? Or will she follow her heart and return home? Only time will tell.

    Zombie Army is a refreshing, whimsical story with heart that will have your little one rooting for the heroes. If your child loves Minecraft, this audiobook is for them.

    Disclaimer: This book is a work of fanfiction; it is not an official Minecraft book. It is not endorsed, authorized, licensed,... more

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  • Diary of a Minecraft Zombie Villager

    Diary of a Minecraft Zombie Villager

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Steve, MC

    Lewis is a Zombie Villager and is Blacklisted from Anyone he Socializes With! Until One Day Something Happens





    Lewis has never been to school before. His best friend, Sebastian, talks him into coming to his school. So he joins the fifth grade at Golden Apple Elementary. He’s not entirely surprised when most of the kids think he is weird, being a zombie and all, but he tries not to let it bother him.





    He spends the first few weeks trying to make friends, but nothing seems to work. The other kids make fun of him and laugh at him. But one day, when the school’s basement is infested with zombies, they all turn to him for help.





    Can Lewis save the day, and finally make some friends?





    Disclaimer: This book is a work of fanfiction; it is not an official Minecraft book. It is not endorsed, authorized, licensed, sponsored, or supported by Mojang AB, Microsoft Corp. or any other entity owning or controlling rights to the Minecraft name, trademarks or copyrights. more

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  • Recipe for Disaster

    Recipe for Disaster

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Lucido, Aimee

    In this heartfelt middle school drama, Hannah's schemes for throwing her own bat mitzvah unleash family secrets, create rivalries with best friends, and ultimately teach Hannah what being Jewish is all about.

    With a delicious mix of prose, poetry, and recipes, this hybrid novel is another fresh, thoughtful, and accessible Versify novel that is cookin’. - New York Times Best-Selling Author Kwame Alexander

    Hannah Malfa-Adler is Jew . . . ish. Not that she really thinks about it. She'd prefer to focus on her favorite pastime: baking delicious food! But when her best friend has a beyond-awesome Bat Mitzvah, Hannah starts to feel a little envious ...and a little left out.

    Despite her parents firm no, Hannah knows that if she can learn enough about her own faith, she can convince her friends that the party is still in motion. As the secrets mount, a few are bound to explode. When they do, Hannah learns that being Jewish isn't about having a big party and a fancy dress and a first kiss -- it's about actually being Jewish. Most importantly, Hannah realizes that the only person's permission she needs to be Jewish, is her own.
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  • A Feast for Joseph

    A Feast for Joseph

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Farish, Terry; Bonny, OD; Daley, Ken

    Joseph misses sharing meals with lots of people like he did back in the refugee camp, so when the neighbors finally come over, it’s a feast! A companion book to Joseph’s Big Ride, described in Kirkus as “a joyful, upbeat tale.”

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  • Baking Day!

    Baking Day!

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Shaw, Natalie; Fruchter, Jason

    A new generation of children love Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, inspired by the classic series Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood!

    Join Daniel Tiger in this Pre-Level 1 Ready-to-Read as he visits the bakery and makes cookies!

    Daniel Tiger takes a fun trip to the bakery and learns to make Trolley Cookies with Baker Aker and Prince Wednesday! The last page of the book includes a fun cookie-decorating activity for little bakers!

    © 2021 The Fred Rogers Company more

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  • Frankie & Bug

    Frankie & Bug

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Forman, Gayle

    In the debut middle grade novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Gayle Forman comes a poignant and powerful coming-of-age story that follows a young girl and her new friend as they learn about family, friendship, allyship, and finding your way in a complicated world.

    It’s the summer of 1987, and all ten-year-old Bug wants to do is go to the beach with her older brother and hang out with the locals on the boardwalk. But Danny wants to be with his own friends, and Bug’s mom is too busy, so Bug is stuck with their neighbor Philip’s nephew, Frankie.

    Bug’s not too excited about hanging out with a kid she’s never met, but they soon find some common ground. And as the summer unfolds, they find themselves learning some important lessons about each other, and the world.

    Like what it means to be your true self and how to be a good ally for others. That family can be the people you’re related to, but also the people you choose to have around you. And that even though life isn’t always fair, we can all do our part to make it more just. more

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  • Great Too

    Great Too

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Holomis, Lauri; Gretzky, Glen; Sylvester, Kevin

    This follow-up to the bestselling picture book, Great, focuses on building confidence and learning how to focus on the game, featuring hockey great Wayne Gretzky and his dad, Coach Wally.

    Taylor and Wayne, The Great One, have been working with Coach Wally on their Perfect Play: Taylor fakes a shot and Wayne gets open -- pass; shoot; GOAL! And now that their team is going to the biggest tournament in the country, they'll have a chance to show it off. But as the tournament goes on, Taylor is distracted by the loud cheering crowd, and his confidence starts to fade. Lucky for him, Coach Wally is in his corner, reminding Taylor that it's okay to be nervous but the most important thing is to remember that he is part of a team, working together with his teammates. As Coach Wally says, if you have a good time, work hard and do your best, \"that is all that matters.\" more

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  • Two at the Top

    Two at the Top

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Krishnaswami, Uma; Corr, Christopher

    Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary each tell their story, culminating in their thrilling ascent of Mount Everest.

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  • The Book of Elemental Powers (LEGO Ninjago)

    The Book of Elemental Powers (LEGO Ninjago)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Random House; Random House

    Step into the action-packed world of LEGO® NINJAGO®: Spinjitzu and learn everything there is to know about mastering the art of Spinjitzu in the ancient full-color tome known as The Book of Elementals! 

    Do you have what it takes to become a Spinjitzu Master? If you think so, The Book of Elementals is packed with all the knowledge you will need to master all the elements and become a ninja hero . . . or perhaps villain! This full-color book features big glossy pages with art and exciting information about the world of LEGO NINJAGO!
    LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and Knob configurations, the Minifigure and NINJAGO are trademarks of the LEGO Group. ©2021 The LEGO Group.
    Manufactured by AMEET Sp. z o.o. under license from the LEGO Group. more

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  • We Are Family

    We Are Family

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   James, LeBron; Williams, Andrea

    Kids have big dreams. And when those dreams are on the line, how far are they willing to go to achieve them?

    When Jayden and his teammates find out there’s not going to be a Hoop Group this year—and maybe ever again—they have to learn to lean on each other if they want to save their basketball season, in this inspiring new middle grade novel from NBA superstar LeBron James and acclaimed author Andrea Williams. A New York Times bestseller!

    Jayden Carr has been training all summer to be ready for Hoop Group—the free afterschool basketball program where his hero, NBA superstar Kendrick King, got his start. But when his beloved coach tells him there’s not going to be a Hoop Group this year, Jayden is heartbroken.

    And he’s not the only one. Coach Beck’s daughter, Tamika, was planning to be the first girl ever to start for the squad. Chris King, Kendrick’s only nephew, spent the summer bragging that his uncle was coming home just to watch him play. For Anthony Pierson, Hoop Group was supposed to be his way out of trouble. And for Dexter Donyel, all 4’6” of him, Hoop Group was his chance to finally be part of a team, instead of just watching from the stands.

    For each kid, Hoop Group was... more

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  • Mop Rides the Waves of Change

    Mop Rides the Waves of Change

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Yogis, Jaimal; Allen, Matt

    The second in the Mop Rides series! Surfer kid Mop and his friends are back in a quest to save the ocean with mindfulness, surfing, and a band

    Mop and his friends are back, this time with a band, The Coconut Heads. Mop is riding high from the lessons he's learned about riding the waves of life: to breathe, ride the good waves, and let the bad waves go by. But just when he feels like he's getting the hang of it, he notices a turtle tangled in plastic at the beach. Paddling out to catch a wave, he sees more plastic, and he can't get rid of his anger. It seems like he's back to square one. But after an epic wipeout, he has a realization: deep down, under the anger, is love. He loves the ocean, and he wants to help keep it clean.

    But how? Let's just say it involves some party waves and a benefit concert by the Coconut Heads--and it's not just their parents who show up.

    Celebrated San Francisco surfer-journalist-dad Jaimal Yogis teaches 4-8 year-olds timeless beach wisdom with the continuing story of Mop, a sensitive and fun-loving kid who just wants to be in the ocean.

    With stylish full-color beachy illustrations from cover to cover by So-Cal surfer Matt Allen. more

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