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illustrator Marvel Storybook Artists
Description: Heroes. Legends. Protectors! This padded storybook collection features 12 stories: Ms. Marvel and Captain Marvel join forces to defeat a dangerous foe, Kate Bishop proves there's room for two Hawkeyes, Jane Foster wields Thor's hammer, and more! Each action-packed adventure paired with colorful illustrations on every page- featuring Marvel's newest heroes and fan favorites - can be read aloud in just five minutes. Perfect for cuddle time, bedtime, or anytime!
Call Number: E Fiv
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 13, 2022
Adrea Theodore, Erin Robinson
Description: A mother's account of her experience as the only Black child in school serves as an empowering message to her daughter.
Call Number: E The
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 25, 2022
Amy (Amy L.) Young
Description: Sparkle the unicorn, who looks suspiciously like a goat, and Lucy make valentines for each other, but Sparkle begins to doubt his card is good enough to give to Lucy.
Call Number: E You
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Chris Gall
Description: When a cargo ship is wrecked during a storm, the first on the scene is Salvage Master Miley with her tugboat and salvage team, ready to do what it takes to bring the ship back to port.
Call Number: E Gal
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 21, 2022
Betina Birkjær, Anna Margrethe Kjærgaard, Sinéad Quirke Køngerskov
Description: Stump always has a fantastic time with his grandparents, filled with flowers, puzzles, crosswords, and endless love. But one day, Stump's grandfather starts to lose his memory--and his words, which literally fall from him. Stump tries his best to keep the lost words safe, collecting them in a special box. But Grandpa seems to forget more and more everyday, and the situation comes to a head one snowy night when Stump wakes up to find Grandpa missing. Together, Stump and Grandma must find new ways to connect with Grandpa, and show him that he's not alone.
Call Number: E Bir
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Michael H. Slack
Description: Three intrepid dinosaurs travel to Kitty Island for a playdate only to discover that their kitten friends have very different ideas of what counts as fun, and they all must find some common ground before their friendship goes extinct.
Call Number: E Sla
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Description: This sweet and snuggly collection of stories features the adorable baby animals from your favorite Disney Classics.
Call Number: E Dis
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 19, 2022
Fly
Brittany Thurman, Anna Cunha
Description: Africa asks her friends to teach her to double-dutch so she can enter a double-dutch competition, but none of her friends know how.
Call Number: E Thu
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 13, 2022
Jean Reidy, Joey Chou
Description: A slug gets a hug, and passes along the kindness to other animals.
Call Number: E Rei
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Sonia Sotomayor, Angela Dominguez
Description: In a story inspired by her own family's desire to help others, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor takes young readers on a journey through a neighborhood where kids and adults, activists and bus drivers, friends and strangers all help one another to build a better world for themselves and their community.
Call Number: E Sot
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 21, 2022
Mike (Art instructor) Kerr, Renata Liwska
Description: With help from his friend Mouse, Lion explores different and sometimes unconventional ways to express his love.
Call Number: E Ker
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 21, 2022
Charlotte Watson Sherman, Geneva Bowers
Description: When Kenzie slips on her mermaid tail, she becomes Mermaid Kenzie, protector of the deeps. One day as Kenzie snorkels around a shipwreck, she discovers more plastic bags than fish. Grabbing her spear and mermaid net, she begins to clean up the water and the shore--inspiring other kids to help.
Call Number: E She
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 21, 2022
Alice Faye Duncan, Keturah A. Bobo
Description: The true story of Black activist Opal Lee and her vision of Juneteenth as a holiday for everyone will inspire children to be brave and make a difference. Growing up in Texas, Opal knew the history of Juneteenth, but she soon discovered that most Americans had never heard of the holiday that represents the nation's creed of "freedom for all."
Call Number: E Dun
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 13, 2022
Mylo Freeman
Description: It's a special day in Macy's classroom as all the children come in dressed up in their most stylish African clothing! Zahra's Ethiopian dress is covered in beads, while Malika's Namibian outfit is bursting with colors. And who is hiding behind that elephant mask from Cameroon? No two outfits are the same, in this beautiful and varied parade of clothing from across Africa!
Call Number: E Fre
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 28, 2022
Stacey Abrams, Kitt Thomas
Description: When she is chosen to compete in the local spelling bee, Stacey learns that, win or lose, her words are powerful, and sometimes perseverance is the most important word of all, in this debut picture book from the iconic voting rights advocate.
Call Number: E Abr
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Jayne Pillemer, Sheryl Murray
Description: But what happens when the person you love is gone? Your heart hurts and you miss them, but even though your eyes can't see them anymore and your arms can't hug them, they are still there, still yours to love ... just in a different way.
Call Number: E Pil
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 21, 2022
Mara Rockliff, R. Gregory Christie
Description: A picture book biography about Georgia Gilmore, the woman whose cooking helped feed and fund the Montgomery bus boycott of 1956.
Call Number: E Roc
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 13, 2022
Carole Boston Weatherford, Laura (Illustrator) Freeman
Description: A picture book biography of Elijah Cummings, outlining major events in his childhood, career and fight for justice.
Call Number: E Wea
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 13, 2022
Mary Lundquist
Description: Ash and Pudd take care of everyone in the woods, from their furry and feathered friends to the shivering trees. But then one day, a strange new creature appears in the forest. Could it be a new friend? This story about kindness and generosity is as cozy and sweet as a mug of hot chocolate on a chilly day.
Call Number: E Lun
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Lisa Anchin
Description: There once was a time when all the colors, from midsummer blue to sunrise orange, lived at the tips of Annie's fingers...But when her classmates' sidelong glances cause Annie to notice all the tiny flaws in her art, her colorful creative spark fades to gray. With lyrical prose and eye-catching illustrations, author-artist Lisa Anchin shows readers how to find the beauty in imperfections and celebrate the joy of creating for creation's sake.
Call Number: E Anc
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 13, 2022
Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López
Description: By heeding their wise grandmother's advice, a brother and sister discover the ability to lift themselves up and imagine a better world.
Call Number: E Woo
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 3, 2022
James Sellick, Frann Preston-Gannon
Description: When a little girl discovers a mischievous orangutan on the loose in her bedroom, she cannot understand why it keeps shouting OOO!, but when Rang-tan explains that humans are burning down her rainforest to grow palm oil, the little girl knows she has to help save this endangered species. Provides tips on how to help save orangutans.
Call Number: E Sel
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 3, 2022
Bryan Collier
Description: Beloved gospel anthem and civil rights protest song We shall overcome is brought to life by esteemed illustrator Bryan Collier; following in the footsteps of one young girl, Collier traverses between historic civil rights monuments and contemporary political protests happening today. Beautifully interwoven with song lyrics that embody a message of strength and overcoming adversity.
Call Number: E Col
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Bakari Sellers, Reggie Brown
Description: When you meet someone for the first time, they might ask, "Who are your people?" and "Where are you from?" In these pages is a timeless celebration of the individuals and experiences that help shape young children into the most remarkable and unique beings that they can be.
Call Number: E Sel
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 28, 2022
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5-minute Marvel Stories.
illustrator Marvel Storybook Artists
E Fiv
Opal Lee And What It Means To Be Free : The True Story Of The Grandmother Of Juneteenth
Alice Faye Duncan, Keturah A. Bobo
E Dun
A History Of Me
Adrea Theodore, Erin Robinson
E The
Smile With African Style
Mylo Freeman
E Fre
A Unicorn Named Sparkle And The Perfect Valentine
Amy (Amy L.) Young
E You
Stacey's Extraordinary Words
Stacey Abrams, Kitt Thomas
E Abr
Big Ship Rescue!
Chris Gall
E Gal
Still Mine
Jayne Pillemer, Sheryl Murray
E Pil
Coffee, Rabbit, Snowdrop, Lost
Betina Birkjær, Anna Margrethe Kjærgaard, Sinéad Quirke Køngerskov
E Bir
Sweet Justice : Georgia Gilmore And The Montgomery Bus Boycott
Mara Rockliff, R. Gregory Christie
E Roc
Dinosaurs On Kitty Island
Michael H. Slack
E Sla
The Faith Of Elijah Cummings : The North Star Of Equal Justice
Carole Boston Weatherford, Laura (Illustrator) Freeman
E Wea
Disney My First Baby Animals Bedtime Storybook.
E Dis
The Little Forest Keepers
Mary Lundquist
E Lun
Fly
Brittany Thurman, Anna Cunha
E Thu
The Paper Bird
Lisa Anchin
E Anc
Group Hug
Jean Reidy, Joey Chou
E Rei
The Year We Learned To Fly
Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López
E Woo
Just Help! : How To Build A Better World
Sonia Sotomayor, Angela Dominguez
E Sot
There's A Rang-tan In My Bedroom
James Sellick, Frann Preston-Gannon
E Sel
Love Is For Roaring
Mike (Art instructor) Kerr, Renata Liwska
E Ker
We Shall Overcome
Bryan Collier
E Col
Mermaid Kenzie : Protector Of The Deeps
Charlotte Watson Sherman, Geneva Bowers
E She
Who Are Your People?
Bakari Sellers, Reggie Brown
E Sel