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Kim Krans
Description: Drawings of creatures and natural wonders introduce numbers from one to ten.
Call Number: E Kra
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Brittany Rubiano
Description: Collects twelve Christmas stories, that can be read in five minutes, starring beloved Disney characters, including Cinderella, Winnie the Pooh, and Mike Wazowski.
Call Number: E Fiv
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 23, 2016
Joel Edward Stein, Elisa Vavouri, illustrator
Description: Misha has no one to celebrate Hanukkah with until he discovers a hungry cat in his barn. The lucky little cat inspires Misha to turn each night of Hanukkah into something special.
Call Number: E Ste
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Mary Engelbreit
Description: From the arrival of Mary and Joseph in Bethlehem to the gathering of many before the baby Jesus, this tells the story of the nativity through the performance of a childrens Christmas pageant.
Call Number: E Eng
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Scott Santoro
Description: Christmas decorations must find their way home after getting lost in a blizzard.
Call Number: E San
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Yasmeen Ismail
Description: In preparation for the Christmas season, chatty Greta and quiet Gracie enjoying decorating, shopping, and ice-skating together, and when Gracie hears a noise downstairs on Christmas Eve, she makes a revelation that leaves Greta speechless.
Call Number: E Ism
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Bruce Hale, Guy Francis, illustrator
Description: After everyone opens their Christmas gifts Clark the Shark wishes he put more effort into finding a thoughtful gift, instead of trying to figure out who his secret Santa was.
Call Number: E Hal
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Carson Ellis
Description: Readers are invited to imagine the dramatic possibilities to be found in the natural world, even the humblest back garden. With detailed illustration and a playful invented language, we soon find ourselves speaking "Bug" ... Du iz tak? What is that?
Call Number: E Ell
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 18, 2016
Craig Gerber, Cathy Hapka, Grace Lee, illustrator
Description: Sofia discovers that princess Elena is actually imprisoned in Sofia's mysterious amulet and has been waiting for another princess to set her free.
Call Number: E Ger
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 17, 2016
Jan Brett
Description: Gingerbread Baby and his friend, Matti, take his gingerbread band to the Christmas Festival where they are a hit--until the aroma of gingerbread reaches the children, signaling the time to run away.
Call Number: E Bre
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Pamela Zagarenski
Description: Leo isn't just a stuffed toy, he is Henry's best friend and brother. But when the two are accidentally separated, no one in Henry's family believes Leo is real enough to find his way home.
Call Number: E Zag
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 17, 2016
Sophie Piper, Anne Yvonne Gilbert, illustrator
Description: Retells the story of the Annunciation, the journey to Bethlehem, the birth of Jesus, and the visit of the shepherds, from the Gospel of Luke, and the Three Wise Men, from the Gospel of Matthew.
Call Number: E Pip
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Jennifer L Holm, Matthew Holm, illustrator
Description: Four-year-old Babymouse wants to replace the cookies her mom prepared for Santa with a special batch of her own pink-frosted cupcakes.
Call Number: E Hol
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Jake Parker
Description: A picture book about a robot who befriends a sparrow and learns both about happiness and loss when his best friend must fly south for the winter.
Call Number: E Par
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Lucy Cousins
Description: It's time for Maisy to go to bed. First she drinks her bedtime drink, then she has to brush her teeth, wash her hands, and put on her pajamas. There's lots to do. So pull the tabs, lift the flaps, and help Maisy get ready.
Call Number: E Cou
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 9, 2016
Ellen Jackson, Robin Page, illustrator
Description: A fascinating counting journey through the amazing and mysterious world of octopuses.
Call Number: E Jac
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Jory John, Lane Smith, illustrator
Description: A penguin whines about the uncontrollable problems in his life.
Call Number: E Joh
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Salina Yoon
Description: Penguin and his family and friends celebrate Christmas, but something unexpected happens and changes their plans.
Call Number: E Yoo
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Kim Dean, James Dean
Description: When Pete the Cat and his friends get ready for a cupcake party, where Pete is performing with his band, they discover some of the cupcakes have gone missing and must find out who is taking them.
Call Number: E Dea
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 17, 2016
Tar Gomi
Description: When busy Santa selects the presents by peering through the windows of each house and guessing what animal lives there, the results are often unexpected.
Call Number: E Gom
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Melissa Nicholson, Petra Terova, photographer
Description: Prissy and Pop get ready for Christmas by baking cookies, building gingerbread houses, and stringing popcorn.
Call Number: E Nic
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Sue Lowell Gallion, Joyce Wan, illustrator
Description: Pug is happy at home until Pig arrives, when he must share his bowl, his yard, and even his bed, but just as Pug is packing his belongings to leave things change for the better.
Call Number: E Gal
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Mike Austin
Description: A rescue squad saves a girl and her dog from their crashed sailboat during a storm.
Call Number: E Aus
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Marty Rhodes Figley, Marty Kelley, illustrator
Description: On Christmas Eve, Santa cannot find the special Christmas underwear he wears every year, and nothing else seems quite right.
Call Number: E FIg
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Shy
Deborah (Deborah Jane) Freedman
Description: Shy loves birds, but he's only ever read about them in books. When a real bird finally comes along, he's dying to meet her, but he's too afraid to leave the gutter of the book. Can he put aside his fears, step out onto the page, and get to know her?
Call Number: E Fre
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Harriet Muncaster
Description: Clementine's life is ordinary in every way except that she is very tiny--a fact that Santa Claus does not seem to understand.
Call Number: E Mun
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Lisa Wheeler, Jerry Pinkney, illustrator
Description: Hannah Greyweather's life is changed when she finds a magic wish-granting boot in the forest outside her home.
Call Number: E Whe
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 4, 2016
Bonny Becker, David Small, illustrator, Nancy Pearl, introduction
Description: When Alice Jayne finds a crocodile under the tree on Christmas Eve, her family goes into an uproar. The Christmas Crocodile doesn't mean to be bad, not really, but soon he is eating up Christmas--from the dinner roast to the left stove-top burner, even the Christmas tree. Everyone has an opinion about what to do with him. Uncle Theodore suggests they send him to Africa, Father recommends the zoo, and Aunt Figgy mentions an orphanage. But Alice Jayne thinks the Christmas Crocodile deserves a real family. Can she find him a new home? And will she and the family survive till Christmas morning, with that naughty crocodile gobbling up everything in sight?
Call Number: E Bec
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 15, 2016
Anik McGrory
Description: When a baby is born, all the animals of the forest are called, but a fox, fearing he has nothing to offer, stays behind.
Call Number: E McG
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 28, 2016
Maureen Fergus, Cale Atkinson, illustrator
Description: Santa Claus stops believing that Harold, a small child, exists, and comes up with a plan to find out once and for all if Harold is real.
Call Number: E Fer
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Ann M. Martin, Laura Godwin, Brett Helquist, illustrator
Description: Things go awry when Annabelle, a fragile, timid porcelain doll who lies in a Victorian dollhouse, tries to share some of her Christmas traditions with best friend Tiffany, a sturdy, adventurous plastic doll who lives in a modern dollhouse.
Call Number: E Mar
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 4, 2016
John (John Edmund) Duvall, Rebecca Gibbon, illustrator
Description: The spruce tree his grandfather planted means a lot to Alec, so when men from the city want to use as a Christmas tree, Alec offers a compromise.
Call Number: E Duv
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Bob Shea
Description: "This book wants to be the happiest book ever, and it has lined up all its friends--including you--to help. But wait--what's up with that frowny frog?"-- Provided by publisher.
Call Number: E She
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 17, 2016
Mac Barnett, Elise Parsley, illustrator
Description: Tired of his babysitter asking him to use the magic word, Paxton C. Heymeyer triggers a series of fantastical misadventures when he realizes he can get what he wants by saying "alakazoomba" instead of "please."
Call Number: E Bar
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 17, 2016
Valeria Docampo, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus) Hoffmann, New York City Ballet
Description: For the first time, this beloved holiday story is told based on George Balanchine's quintessential production. The storyline mimics the choreography of the famous ballet and the illustrations are inspired by the backdrops and scenery from the actual New York City Ballet production.
Call Number: E Nut
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Grace Maccarone, Célia Chauffrey, illustrator
Description: Relates the story of the popular ballet in which a little girl's love for the Nutcracker brings him to life.
Call Number: E Mac
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 29, 2016
Ross Collins
Description: Poor Mouse. A bear has settled in his favourite chair and that chair just isn't big enough for two. Mouse tries all kinds of tactics to move the pesky Bear but nothing works and poor Mouse gives up. Once Mouse has gone, Bear gets up and walks home. But what's that? Is that a Mouse in Bear's house?!
Call Number: E Col
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 9, 2016
Felix Bernard, songwriter, Richard B. Smith, lyricist, Tim Hopgood, illustrator
Description: The text of the classic Christmas song is accompanied by colorful illustrations that depict such nostalgic activities as sleigh rides, family hikes through snow-covered woods, and making snowmen.
Call Number: E Wal
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 15, 2016
Jon Klassen
Description: Two turtles find a hat that looks good on both of them, but, with fairness in mind, they decide to leave it be, until night falls and one of the turtles changes its mind.
Call Number: E Kla
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 16, 2016
Arthur A. Levine, Katie Kath, illustrator
Description: Every morning is beautiful when Noah visits his Grandparents. When Grandpa and Noah wake up, they take off singing and hardly stop: walking the dog, splashing through puddles, and eating French toast with cinnamon. But one summer Grandpa seems to have forgotten how to do the things they love. Does he even know who Noah is? Grandma steps in energetically, filling in as best she can. But it is Noah who finds the way back to something he can share with Grandpa. Something musical. Something that makes the morning beautiful again. This is a story about how love helps us find even what we think is lost.
Call Number: E Lev
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 9, 2016
Sharon Gibson Palermo, Christina Song, illustrator
Description: Birds, bears, beavers, deer, and other animals describe what they do when winter arrives.
Call Number: E Pal
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 4, 2016
Barney Saltzberg
Description: Some little ones want to be princesses; others want to be dragons. The message of this book is that you can actually be both. There are lots of things you can be: a little wild, a little sweet. A little polite, a little troublesome. A little dainty, a little dragony.
Call Number: E Sal
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 14, 2016
Richard (Richard Glenn) Ungar
Description: When the people of Chelm receive a giant menorah as a gift from the mayor of Lublin, the villagers try to come up with a fitting way to thank the mayor, but it isn't until the last night of Hanukkah that young Yitzi comes up with the right idea.
Call Number: E Ung
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 28, 2016
123 Dream
Kim Krans
E Kra
Rescue Squad No. 9
Mike Austin
E Aus
5 Minute Christmas Stories.
Brittany Rubiano
E Fiv
Santa's Underwear
Marty Rhodes Figley, Marty Kelley, illustrator
E FIg
A Hanukkah With Mazel
Joel Edward Stein, Elisa Vavouri, illustrator
E Ste
Shy
Deborah (Deborah Jane) Freedman
E Fre
A night of great joy
Mary Engelbreit
E Eng
The Biggest Smallest Christmas Present
Harriet Muncaster
E Mun
Candy Cane Lane
Scott Santoro
E San
The Christmas Boot
Lisa Wheeler, Jerry Pinkney, illustrator
E Whe
Christmas for Greta And Gracie
Yasmeen Ismail
E Ism
The Christmas Crocodile
Bonny Becker, David Small, illustrator, Nancy Pearl, introduction
E Bec
Clark The Shark Loves Christmas
Bruce Hale, Guy Francis, illustrator
E Hal
The Christmas Fox
Anik McGrory
E McG
Du Iz Tak?
Carson Ellis
E Ell
The Day Santa Stopped Believing In Harold
Maureen Fergus, Cale Atkinson, illustrator
E Fer
Elena And The Secret Of Avalor
Craig Gerber, Cathy Hapka, Grace Lee, illustrator
E Ger
The Doll People's Christmas
Ann M. Martin, Laura Godwin, Brett Helquist, illustrator
E Mar
Gingerbread Christmas
Jan Brett
E Bre
The Great Spruce
John (John Edmund) Duvall, Rebecca Gibbon, illustrator
E Duv
Henry & Leo
Pamela Zagarenski
E Zag
The Happiest Book Ever!
Bob Shea
E She
Jesus Is Born
Sophie Piper, Anne Yvonne Gilbert, illustrator
E Pip
The Magic Word
Mac Barnett, Elise Parsley, illustrator
E Bar
Little Babymouse And The Christmas Cupcakes
Jennifer L Holm, Matthew Holm, illustrator
E Hol
The Nutcracker
Valeria Docampo, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus) Hoffmann, New York City Ballet
E Nut
Little Bot And Sparrow
Jake Parker
E Par
The Nutcracker
Grace Maccarone, Célia Chauffrey, illustrator
E Mac
Maisy Goes To Bed : lift the flaps! pull the tabs!
Lucy Cousins
E Cou
There's A Bear On My Chair
Ross Collins
E Col
Octopuses One To Ten
Ellen Jackson, Robin Page, illustrator
E Jac
Walking In A Winter Wonderland
Felix Bernard, songwriter, Richard B. Smith, lyricist, Tim Hopgood, illustrator
E Wal
Penguin Problems
Jory John, Lane Smith, illustrator
E Joh
We Found A Hat
Jon Klassen
E Kla
Penguin's Christmas Wish
Salina Yoon
E Yoo
What A Beautiful Morning
Arthur A. Levine, Katie Kath, illustrator
E Lev
Pete The Cat And The Missing Cupcakes
Kim Dean, James Dean
E Dea
Winter, Winter, Cold And Snow
Sharon Gibson Palermo, Christina Song, illustrator
E Pal
Presents Through The Window : A Taro Gomi Christmas Book.
Tar Gomi
E Gom
Would You Rather Be A Princess Or A Dragon?
Barney Saltzberg
E Sal
Prissy & Pop : Deck The Halls
Melissa Nicholson, Petra Terova, photographer
E Nic
Yitzi And The Giant Menorah
Richard (Richard Glenn) Ungar
E Ung
Pug Meets Pig
Sue Lowell Gallion, Joyce Wan, illustrator
E Gal