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Walk in the Forest
Dek, Maria

  Staff Pick

"... an urgent entreaty for young people to immerse themselves in the outdoors." --STARRED Kirkus Reviews

"Discover the forest in all its mysterious glory with this book." --Learning Magazine

A charming, illustrated picture book that invites young readers to...

Item No. 9781616895693
Alanna: The First Adventure (Lioness #1)
Pierce, Tamora

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From Tamora Pierce, the first book in the Song of the Lioness Quartet, honored with the Margaret A. Edwards Award.

"From now on I'm Alan of Trebond, the younger twin. I'll be a knight."

In a time when girls are forbidden to be warriors, Alanna of Trebond wants nothing more than to be...

Item No. 9781442426412
Sticker-Fuzzy Bathing Beauties
Item No. AS004441
Blank Book

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Create your own book! For kids and adults alike, this 28-page blank book offers plenty of space for sketches, photos, doodles, comics, scrapbooking, and design projects! Perfect for aspiring writers and illustrators, as well as design students, art journalers, and crafters. Makes a fun family,...

Item No. 9781441317360
Brambly Hedge Jigsaw Book
Barklem, Jill

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Watch and celebrate the changing of the seasons with the mice of Brambly Hedge in this never-seen-before jigsaw format containing six 12-piece puzzles!

Be enchanted by the miniature world of the hedgerow and see your favourite community of mice brought to life as never before!


Item No. 9780008637842
Cat Parade Watercolor Gel Crayons

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Kitten face cuteness makes...

Item No. 133-098
Endlessly Ever After
Snyder, Laurel

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This funny, original, choose-your-path picture book of fractured fairy tales will charm any young fan of the genre, putting the power of storytelling right in the reader's hands!

Grab your basket and your coat. Put on some walking shoes.
Turn the page and begin: Which story...

Item No. 9781452144825
Fix-Its: Nail Needs Help
Reul, Sarah Lynne

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The Fix-Its: Nail Needs Help is the latest in I Can Read Comics, an early reader line that familiarizes children with the world of graphic novel storytelling and encourages visual literacy in emerging readers.

Meet Nail and Hammer, two pals in...

Item No. 9780063295506
Forest Gnome Sticker Set
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Frederick and His Friends Treasury
Lionni, Leo

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Four of Caldecott-winner Leo Lionni's most beloved tales, together in one book with an introduction from Eric Carle!

Here in one sumptuous collection are four timeless picture book classics by Leo Lionni: Frederick, Swimmy, Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse, and Fish Is Fish....

Item No. 9780375822995
Greenglass House - Softcover
Milford, Kate

Staff Pick

New York Times Bestseller * National Book Award Nominee * Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery

It's wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler's inn is always quiet during this season, and twelve-year-old Milo, the innkeepers' adopted son,...

Item No. 9780544540286
Howl's Moving Castle
Jones, Diana Wynne

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This entrancing classic fantasy novel is filled with surprises at every turn. An international bestseller, this much-loved book is the source for the Academy Award nominee for Best Animated Feature.

Sophie has the great misfortune of being the eldest of three daughters,...

Item No. 9780061478789
If You Go Down to the Woods Today
Piercey, Rachel

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Journey through a magical woodland with poems to read and things to find in the beautifully illustrated picture book If You Go Down to the Woods.

My woodland's full of animals,
of every different kind.
So shall we stay here for a while

Item No. 9781419751585
Kay Nielsen: East of the Sun West of the Moon

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Step into a world of star-crossed lovers, magical winds, mischievous giants, and trolls, through some of the most exquisite illustrations in publishing history. In this gorgeous reprint, TASCHEN revives the most ambitious publication project of beloved Danish artist Kay Nielsen, one of the most...

Item No. 9783836532297
Library Card Cozy Socks-SM
Out of Print

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Our gift to your feet! Cooler days and longer nights mean more time to curl up with a book. To keep you even cozier, we made these Yellow Library Card cozy socks. Heavier and softer than our everyday socks, they will keep your toes toasty as you enjoy book after book. Just add hot cocoa. Product...
Item No. 9780593775516
Lost Words
MacFarlane, Robert

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From bestselling Landmarks author Robert Macfarlane and acclaimed artist and author Jackie Morris, a beautiful collection of poems and illustrations to help readers rediscover the magic of the natural world.

In 2007, when a new edition of the Oxford Junior...

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Night Song (Pre-Order)
Smith Despres, Mk

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A sad sack frog, who bemoans his inability to sing like a bird, discovers the vital role he's meant to play in his woodland home in this debut picture book from Mk Smith Despres, gorgeously illustrated by award-winning artist Hyewon Yum.

Every morning as the sun rises, Bernardo the...

Item No. 9781592703944
Owl at Home - Softcover
Lobel, Arnold

  Staff Pick

In 1957, Harper published its first I Can Read title, Little Bear, written by Else Holmelund Minarik and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Large type, simple vocabulary, chapter-like divisions, and decorative pictures made Little Bear perfect for emerging readers
Item No. 9780064440349
Pepper and Me
Alemagna, Beatrice

  Staff Pick

From the New York Times Book Review:
"The unnamed narrator scrapes her knee. 'I cried like a baby, ' she confesses. "It was like a scary movie with you-know-what dripping down my leg. I had never seen so much before. Blood. I said the word that really scares us kids.' How could you...
Item No. 9781662640506
Sato the Rabbit
Ainoya, Yuki

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In this surreal collection of short vignettes, we are transported to the world of Sato the Rabbit: a world very much like our own, yet one that is imbued with an added dimension of wonder and curiosity, in which ordinary objects and everyday routines become magical encounters.


Item No. 9781592703180
Sindu, Sj

  Staff Pick

A fierce, feminist, and fun middle grade fantasy graphic novel about a twelve-year-old Indian American girl named Shakti who must learn the power of her ancestral magic if she wants to save her family and town from a dangerous curse. Written by Stonewall Honor Book recipient and Lambda...

Item No. 9780063090118
Sing a Song of Seasons

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Sing a Song of Seasons is a lavishly illustrated collection of 366 nature poems -- one for every day of the year. Filled with familiar favorites and new discoveries written by a wide variety of poets, including William Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson, John Updike, Langston Hughes, N. M....

Item No. 9781536202472
Skunk and Badger
Timberlake, Amy

  Staff Pick

...Learn how Skunk and Badger first became roommates before embarking on their latest adventure, Egg Marks the Spot!


Best Book of 2020: People * Kirkus Reviews * Booklist * School Library Journal * Publishers Weekly * Shelf Awareness for...
Item No. 9781643750057
Tea Party in the Woods
Miyakoshi, Akiko

When a young girl named Kikko realizes her father has forgotten the pie he was supposed to bring to Grandma's house, she offers to try and catch him as he makes his way through the woods. She hurriedly follows her father's footprints in the snow and happens upon a large house she has never seen...
Item No. 9781771381079