Archive for April, 2013
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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Owl Moon

The pictures that adorn this book is as wide as the broad sweep of the great owl’s wings and as close and comforting as a small hand held on a wintry night . The illustrations have a sense of depth and seem to invite read...


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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Holes

This book won the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award. It is about Stanley Yelnats, a child who is under a curse. A curse that began with his great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of family. Now the m...



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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Peek-a Who?

Beautiful pictures and simple rhyming texts make children guess what’s peeking through the windows in these fun board book. The question of what’s hiding on the next page creates excitement and the colorful, engagin...


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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Hi! Fly Guy

Boy and fly becomes friends in this book’s start. And it turns out to be a very funny friendsip indeed. Using hyperbole, puns, slapstick, and silly drawings, talented and famous author/illustrator Tedd Arnold creates an e...



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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh

Mrs. Frisby is a widowed mouse with four small children. Now, she has a terrible problem. She must move her children to their summer quarters as soon as possible, or face almost certain death. But her youngest son is sick with ...


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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Llama Llama Red Pajama

Llama, Llama red pajama waiting, waiting for his mama. Mama isn’t coming yet. Baby Llama starts to fret. In this book, Baby Llama makes bedtime an all-out llama drama! Lied on bed by his mama, Baby Llama immediately start...



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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: What Do You Do with a Tail Like This?

Most animals have strange behaviors when compared to humans. They can have noses for digging, ears for seeing or eyes that squirt blood for example. With this book you will find the chance to explore the many wonderful things a...


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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Lincoln: A Photobiography

This is the story of the boyhood, marriage, and young professional life of Abraham Lincoln. It also contains chapters about his presidential years. In the last chapter of the book there are reflections on the latest scholarly t...



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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Ivy and Bean

This is a part of book series written by Annie Barrows. It’s illustrated by Sophie Blackall and published by Chronicle Books. Ivy- A quiet, intelligent child who loves reading books. She has fiery orange hair and is alway...


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America’s Best 100 Books for Kids: Yoko

Today is the sushi day for Yoko! But her classmates don’t think it looks that delicious. “Ick!” says one of them. “It’s seaweed!” They don’t like her dessert, too. Of course, Mrs. Jenki...