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The Best Nest

Little Kitty Big Cat (author), Scotti Cohn (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607180272

Long ago, when the world was young, the magpies' nests were the envy of all other birds. To help the other birds, Maggie Magpie patiently explained how to build a nest. But some birds were impatient and flew off without listening to all the directions, which is why, to this day, birds' nests come in all different shapes and sizes. This clever retelling of an old English folktale teaches the importance of careful listening.

Danny's Rocket

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624402

Danny builds a rocket to go to the moon. He is too big for his rocket but Bee is just the right size.

Snow Danny

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624396

Danny loves to play in the snow.

Berries for Baby Elephant

Mia Coulton (author), D.B. Campbell (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624457

Baby Elephant and his mother go to the forest to eat berries.

A Lucky Pony

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624044

Meet Lucky, the pony and why he feels so lucky.

Danny's Castle

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624006

Danny and his friend, Abby play dress-up in a castle.

The Chickens and the Fox

Mia Coulton (author), D.B. Campbell (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624754

Fox is up to his old tricks again. What do the chickens tell the fox?

A Birthday for Danny's Bee

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624679

Danny has a party to celebrate Bee's birthday.

What a Hippopota-Mess!

Pat Skene (author), Graham Ross (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781551437798

The poems in this book tell stories of animals and nature, from two sweaty hippos, a smiling lizard and some creepy crawlers to a few tricky dandelions. At the end of each poem, find out more in an interview with a key character or a list of fascinating facts.

Danny's Birthday Wishes

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624389

It's Danny's birthday! Danny hopes his wishes come true as he blows out the candles on his caked

Danny Goes for a Walk

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624129

Look what Danny sees on his daily walk around the block with Dad.

The Cat Wants to Play

Mia Coulton (author), D.B. Campbell (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624747

Will the cat find a friend to play with on the farm?

Buttercup's Lovely Day

Carolyn Beck (author), Andrea Beck (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554690626

In poetry that winds and wends like a creek through a farmer's field, we journey through one lovely day in Buttercup's life. Whether she is ruminating on the mud beneath her feet or the moon and the stars in the blue-black sky, she draws us deep into her rich and wonderful world. Carolyn Beck spent her summers in fields and meadows. She spends as much time as she can at her cottage in the Muskokas. This is the second book she has worked on with her sister, Andrea. Carolyn lives in Toronto, Ontario. Andrea Beck, creator of the Elliot Moose series, loves animals. She had a beagle named Toby whose black spots reminded her of cow patches. She wishes all cows lived Buttercup's life. Andrea lives in Unionville, Ontario. She created this book using acrylic paint on watercolor paper.

Danny's Hats

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624648

Danny has many jobs. He wears a different hat for each job.

I Like Flowers

Mia Coulton (author), D.B. Campbell (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624730

The baby goat loves to eat many different colors of flowers.

Danny the Dinosaur

Mia Coulton (author), Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624785

Danny loves dinosaurs! In fact, he has everything dinosaur.

Baby Elephant's Trunk

Mia Coulton (author), D.B. Campbell (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781933624433

Baby Elephant can do many things with his trunk.

Wiggle and Waggle

Caroline Arnold (author), Mary Peterson (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781580893077

Two worms who are best friends have fun together as they tunnel their way through a garden. Includes facts on how worms help plants grow.

I can write a book about Butterflies

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179937

This fun book teaches children concepts, or big ideas, about butterflies, including metamorphosis, migration, symmetry, and pollination. Children are encouraged to draw their own butterflies, take photographs, or find butterfly photos on the Internet. The text styles taught in this book include informational text, using headings and different fonts, boxed info, and creative writing.

Tales of Cats

Pleasant DeSpain (author)

Publisher: August House ISBN: 9780874837131

This collection of nine short stories features a range of cat "tales" from different countries that are especially worth sharing. You will find stories that explain why cats choose women over men, how cats trick other (in cat's view) "lesser" animals, how cats outwit humans, and how cats wait patiently for their time in the sun.

Speed Up, Sammy the Tree Sloth

Carl Emerson (author), Zachary Trover (illustrator)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617855825

Sammy the Tree Sloth is very, very slow. The monkeys in the trees breeze right by him. Sammy doesn't mind--but when a big storm hits, will he be fast enough to save himself? Or will Sammy save someone else?  

Run...It's a Bee!

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104533

When Jasper sees a bee in one of the sunflowers, he gets everyone to run away with him.

Robin Hood

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104458

As the cast of merry hikers start along the trail they decide to mark the trees with forks and spoons so they can find their way home. After a relaxing hike they start back only to find all the forks and spoons are gone. They are lost and begin to get scared when a ranger finds them and leads them to a shelter. He offers them something to eat and they notice the spoon he gives them is one of theirs. He told them he thought someone had littered and he collected the forks and spoons to give to someone who really needed them. The hikers remarked by saying that made him like Robin Hood.

Who's Right

Lin Picou (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104434

As Priscilla Pony and Lucy Goose prepare to play a game of Duck, Duck, Goose they are finding trouble finding anyone to join them. So, they decide to ask Cooper Cub and Calypso Cat whom they have never talked to before. After the two decide to join in the game and neither Priscilla or Lucy choose them as the goose they lose interest, leaving Priscilla and Lucy wondering why.

A Donkey Reads

Muriel Mandell (author), André Letria (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595723789

A fanciful adaptation of a Turkish folktale that tells the story of a poor villager, a donkey, and a wise man whose clever plan outwits a tyrannical Mongol ruler.