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Play Ball
Posada, Jorge

Autographed by Raúl Colón

Based on the childhood of New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada, this is the story of a boy from Puerto Rico who grew up to be a champion.

Jorge loved the feel of the ball in his glove, the bat in his hand, and the game of baseball. Day and night he would play with his sister, his father...

Item No. 9781416998259
Jihyeon Lee
What happens when two shy children meet at a very crowded pool? Dive in to find out! Deceptively simple, this masterful book tells a story of quiet moments and surprising encounters, and reminds us that friendship and imagination have no bounds.
Item No. 9781452142944
Rules of Summer
Tan, Shaun
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Arrival

Never be late for a parade.Never forget the password.Never ruin a perfect plan.It's all about the rules. But what if the rules feel completely arbitrary? What if your older brother is the only one who gets to make them up...
Item No. 9780545639125
S is for Sea Glass
Michelson, Richard
The tickle of sand on the bottom of bare feet... the taste of salt from a spray of water... the rumble-roar as waves come ashore. These are just a few of the many sensory experiences a day at the beach can bring. S is for Sea Glass: A Beach Alphabet uses a variety of poetry forms such as free verse...
Item No. 9781585368624
Sari-Sari Summers
Bontigao, Lynnor
In this love letter to the Philippines (and to grandmothers), a young girl comes up with a brilliantly delicious way to attract customers after a heat wave leaves her lola's store empty.

Nora loves spending summers with Lola at her sari-sari store, a treasure trove filled with...

Item No. 9781536226140
Scaredy Squirrel at the Beach
Watt, Melanie

We know by now that Scaredy Squirrel only feels safe when he's at home in his nut tree, with his defenses, his emergency kit and his back-up plans at the ready. So even though the sun is shining and it's time for a vacation, Scaredy does not want to go to the beach --- that vast, frightening...

Item No. 9781554534623
Senses at The Seashore
Shelley Rotner
Item No. 9780761328971
Should I Share My Ice Cream?
Willems, Mo
Gerald is careful. Piggie is not.
Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can.
Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to.

Gerald and Piggie are best friends.

In Should I Share My Ice Cream? Gerald has a big decision to make. But will he make it in time?

Item No. 9781423143437
Song Below Water
Morrow, Bethany C

Bethany C. Morrow's A Song Below Water is the story for today's readers -- a captivating modern fantasy about Black sirens, friendship, and self-discovery set against the challenges of today's racism and sexism.

In a society determined to keep her under lock and key,...

Item No. 9781250315335
Patricelli, Leslie
Yippee! Towel, hat, sunglasses, sand toys . . . everyone's favorite baby is off and running for a day at the beach--with a new friend.

Pack a beach bag and join Baby for that quintessential summer activity: a day at the seashore. With a new buddy in tow to join in the fun, it's time to...

Item No. 9781536219838
Muller, Gerda

A beautiful seasonal wordless board book from an USSBY Outstanding International Books nominated author.

Full of fun, active illustrations, this chunky board book shows the joys of fishing for tadpoles, playing at the beach, eating ice-cream, and enjoying evening picnics...

Item No. 9780863151941
Summer Is Here
Watson, Renée

New York Times bestselling creators Renée Watson and Bea Jackson offer a picture book ode to a picture-perfect summer day, from sunrise to sunset.

Summer is here!
No dark clouds in the sky,
it's a perfect day for play.
What joy will summer bring me...

Item No. 9781547605866
Sunflowers Puzzle

24 piece puzzle featuring artwork by Eric Carle. Completed puzzle measures 11" x 15". Ages 5+

Item No. 40000C
Surf's Up
Alexander, Kwame
It's a wild ride on the sea of imagination, and a rousing high-five to the power of reading.
-Publishers Weekly, starred review

Surf's up, Bro! Not yet, Dude. Books are boring. Not this one!

Newbery Award Winner Kwame Alexander's bouncy ode to the joy of reading.


Item No. 9780735842205

4" x 6" postcard featuring artwork by Suzy Lee from the book, Wave.

Item No. 88486726
Swallows and Amazons (Book 1)
Arthur Ransome

The first title in Arthur Ransome's classic series, originally published in 1930: for children, for grownups, for anyone captivated by the world of adventure and imagination. Swallows and Amazons introduces the lovable Walker family, the camp on Wild Cat island, the able-bodied catboat Swallow,...

Item No. 9780879235734
Ferrada, María José
Fish dream of becoming Olympic swimmers...Olympic swimmers dream that they're fish. It's a very unlikely dream. Swimmers uses humor and poetry to show the reader how a page can be a deep, blue sea or an Olympic swimming pool and blurs the line between what is and isn'...
Item No. 9781734783933
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble Print - Picnic
William Steig

11" x 14" print featuring artwork from William Steig's Caldecott-winning picture book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble.

Item No. 1114-26827
Tar Beach - Softcover
Ringgold, Faith
Illus. in full color. "Ringgold recounts the dream adventure of
eight-year-old Cassie Louise Lightfoot, who flies above her apartment-building
rooftop, the 'tar beach' of the title, looking down on 1939 Harlem. Part
autobiographical, part fictional, this allegorical tale sparkles...
Item No. 9780517885444
The Beach
Undurraga, Sol
From the fishermen and women who head out to sea at five in the morning to the bathers packing the beach at four in the afternoon, to the night owls hanging in until the stroke of midnight, every page of The Beach is a gorgeous new adventure full of fun creatures both real and imaginary....
Item No. 9781734783940
Last Last Day of Summer PB
Giles, Lamar

The Last Last-Day-of-Summer reminds me that all children deserve to exist in magical spaces where their imaginations and familial bonds will them into heroism. Every single child should have the freedom to be one of The Legendary Alstons. And I, for one, am grateful to Giles,...

Item No. 9780358244417
The Penderwicks #1 (Softcover)
Birdsall, Jeanne
This series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager. Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look!

This summer the...

Item No. 9780440420477
The Penderwicks #3: The Penderwicks at Point Mouette (Softcover)
Birdsall, Jeanne
This series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager. Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look!

When summer comes around,...

Item No. 9780375851353
The Penderwicks #5: Penderwicks at Last (Hardcover)
Birdsall, Jeanne
The finale you've all been waiting for: The Penderwicks at Last is the final, flawless installment in the modern classic series from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Jeanne Birdsall!

Nine years, five older...

Item No. 9780385755665
The Pigeon Finds Hot Dog!
Willems, Mo
When Pigeon finds a delicious hot dog, he can hardly wait to shove the entire thing in his beak. But . . . then a very sly and hungry duckling enters the scene and wants a bite. Who will be the more clever bird?In this hilarious follow-up to the acclaimed Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the...
Item No. 9780786818693