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One Smile

Cindy McKinley (author), Mary Gregg Byrne (illustrator)

Publisher: Illumination Arts ISBN: 9780935699234

Even the smallest acts of kindness can impact the lives of others. This truth is beautifully demonstrated as we follow the far-reaching effects of a little girl's compassionate smile, as it touches an entire community.

Dreams to Grow On

Christine Hurley Deriso (author), Matthew Archambault (illustrator)

Publisher: Illumination Arts ISBN: 9780970190727

Every child wonders, What will I be when I grow up? In Dreams to Grow On, we follow an imaginative young girl as she explores exciting possibilities for her future. A teacher? Or a doctor? Or a writer?

The Dark

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854801

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed?

Today, Maybe

Dominique Demers (author), Gabrielle Grimard (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554694013

Today, Maybe is a story about a little girl who is waiting for someone, a friend. She doesn't yet know who it will be. In a series of surprising and humorous encounters, several well-known characters of children's literature arrive at her door. But none of them are the one she is waiting for, and she graciously sends them all away. With her bird to keep her company and hope filling her heart, weeks and then months pass as she waits and waits. When there is a scratch at the door one night, certainty fills the little girl's heart, and she opens the door to discover true friendship is indeed worth waiting for.

Night Boy

Anne Laurel Carter (author), Nino Pelletier (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554694037

Night is a boy who knows it's much more fun to play than go to sleep. When the sun sets, he travels through the night sky in a spaceship with his teddy. Night's favorite game is hide-and-go-seek, which he plays each evening with his older sister, Day. But why can't he ever find her? Night Boy is a unique playful picturebook about a brother and a sister named Night and Day. The rhythmic text and rich illustrations make for a bedtime story that is sure to lull children who say "I can't sleep" into dreamland. Through the personas of a brother and sister, Night Boy offers a unique explanation of how night turns to day astronomically.

The Dark (Arabic)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (Author), Manana Morchiladze (Illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781601950864

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed?

The Dark (Polish)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (Author), Manana Morchiladze (Illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781601950963

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? Jonah, podobnie jak wiele innych dzieci, boi się ciemności. Jego starszy brat Gor i mała siostra Arpi śpią w tym samym, co Jonah, pokoju. A jest to w nocy przerażające miejsce, gdzie pod łóżkiem i na krzesłach są potwory, i kto wie, co jeszcze ukrywa się w mrocznej szafie. Ale kiedy Gor obiecuje Jonahowi swoją ulubioną zabawkę, żołnierzyka, jeżeli ten przestanie się bać, Jonah w podnieceniu nie może zasnąć. Czy groźna ciemność zatrzyma Jonaha w łóżku?

The Dark (Slovak)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781601950468

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? JonáS sa bojí tmy, tak ako veľa iných malých chlapcov v jeho veku. Jeho starSí brat Gor a malá sestra Arpi majú s JonáSom spoločnú detskú izbu. Ale aj tak je to v noci straSidelné miesto, keď sa môYu pod posteľou alebo na stoličke skrývať príSery a ktovie čo môYe eSte číhať v tom straSidelnom Satníku! Ale keď Gor sľúbi JonáSovi svojho obľúbeného vojačika na hranie, ak sa pokúsi nebáť, JonáS ide ochotne spať. DokáYe v tej hrôzostraSnej tme zaspať?

The Dark (Russian)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854825

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? Иона, как многие другие мальчики, боится темноты. Его старший брат Гор и сестренка Арпи спят с ним в одной комнате. Но все равно ночью в ней страшно – вон какие чудовища притаились под кроватью и на стульях, да и кто знает, что прячется в этом жутком шкафу? Но когда Гор обещает, если Иона перестанет бояться, подарить ему игрушечного солдатика, о котором тот мечтает, мальчик от волнения не может заснуть. Хватит ли Ионе храбрости вылезти из своей постели в жуткой темноте?

The Dark (Spanish)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854849

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? Juan, al igual que muchos chicos de su edad, le tiene miedo a la oscuridad. Gor, su hermano mayor y Arp, su hermana mas chiquita, comparten el cuarto con el. Pero por las noches la habitacion es un lugar temeroso, quien sabe si no hay monstruos debajo de las camas, o sobre las sillas... quien sabe que es lo que acecha desde el espantoso armario. Pero cuando Gor le promete a Juan su soldado favorito si su hermano intenta no tener miedo, Juan esta demasiado expectante como para poder dormirse. Podra la terrible oscuridad hacer que Juan se quede en su cama?

The Dark (Albanian)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854771

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? Joni, si shume djem te vegjel, ka frike nga erresira. Vellai i tij i madh, Gori, dhe motra e vogel, Arpi, flene ne te njejten dhome me Jonin. Por sidoqofte eshte nje vend i frikshem naten, me perbindsha poshte shtratit dhe ne karrike, dhe kushedi cfare po fshihet ne dollap? Por kur Gori i premton Jonit lodren e preferuar: nje ushtar loder, vetem qe te provoje te mos kete frike, Jonin nuk e ze gjumi. A do ta mbaje erresira e frikshme Jonin ne shtrat?

The Dark (Serbian)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781935854832

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? Jona se, kao i vecina malih decaka plasio mraka. Spavao je u istoj sobi sa starijim bratom Gorom i mlađom sestrom Arpi. I pored toga soba je nocu bila zastrasujuce mesto; sta raditi sa cudovistima ispod kreveta i na stolicama? I ko zna sta se krije u ormanu? Kada je Gor obecao da ce Joni dati svoju omiljenu igracku vojnika, ako prestane da se plasi, Jona je bio previse uzbuden da bi zaspao. Hoce li zastrasujuci mrak zadrzati Jonu u krevetu?

The Dark (Czech)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854795

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? Jonas se jako spousta jinych malych chlapcu boji tmy. I kdyz v pokoji spi se svym starsim bratrem Gorem a malickou sestrou Arpi, nahani mu místnost v noci hruzu. Vsechna ta strasidla pod postelemi a na zidlich! A kdo ví, co ciha v temne skrini? Jednou mu Gor slibi, ze kdyz se nebude bat, da mu za odmenu sveho oblibeneho vojacka. Jonas se tak tesi, ze z toho nemuze usnout. Odvazi se v desive tme vylezt z postele?

The Dark (Hungarian)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854191

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed? Jonah, mint sok más kisfiú, fél a sötétben. Idősebb batyja, Gor, és kishuga Arpi egy szobában alszanak vele, de neki még így is ijesztő a szoba éjjelente: mi lesz a szörnyekkel az ágy alatt, a széken, és ki tudja mi settenkedik a szekrényben? Amikor Gor a kedvenc játékkatonáját ígéri Jonahnak, ha az megpróbál nem félni, Jonah a lelkesedéstől aludni se tud. Ki mer-e bújni Jonah az ágyból a sötétben?

The Dark (Armenian)

Rouzanna Baghdasaryan (author), Manana Morchiladze (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854788

Jonah, like many little boys, is afraid of the dark. His older brother, Gor, and his baby sister, Arpi, share the bedroom with Jonah. But it's still a scary place at night, what with monsters under beds and on chairs, and who knows what's lurking in the spooky cupboard? But when Gor promises Jonah his favorite toy soldier if he'll just try not to be afraid, Jonah is too excited to sleep. Will the scary dark keep Jonah in his bed?

Fiona's Luck

Teresa Bateman (author), Kelly Murphy (illustrator) (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781570916434

The greedy Leprechaun King has locked away all the luck in Ireland and the whole country has fallen in to despair. Through clever charades, Fiona outwits the Leprechaun King and restores luck to the land. Luminous illustrations add to the magic and wonder of this original folktale.

Super Sam

Lori Ries (author), Sue Rama (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781580891714

Sam is a super brother. He can run. He can leap. He can climb tall cliffs! But when his baby brother gets hurt, Super Sam must try his hardest to save the day. This simple, charming story and its bold, energetic illustrations are just right for lap sharing and story hour.

Trout are Made of Trees

April Pulley Sayre (author), Kate Endle (illustrator) (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781580891387

A deft marriage of lyrical text and energetic collage illustrations, this book explores the intricate and often surprising ways plants and animals are connected in the food web, with endmatter describing conservation efforts and responsible stewardship. "The illustrations, done in mixed-media collage, are a testament to the fact that wondrous things can be created out of the pieces of other things, and thus, they reinforce the theme of interconnectedness that is the heart of this offering."

Fix it, Sam

Lori Ries (author), Sue Rama (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781570917226

Petey wants to make something wonderful-but he can't help making a mess along the way. It's a good thing his big brother Sam is always there to fix his mistakes.

Hello Ocean

Pam Munoz Ryan (author), Mark Astrella (illustrator) (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9780881069884

Told in the first person, the narrator describes the ocean as she experiences it through her five senses.

Bugs for Lunch

Margery Facklam (author), Sylvia Long (illustrator) (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9780881062724

Bon appetit! Kudos to Chef Nature for dishing up these tasty morsels. No reader with a discriminating palate will be able to put this delicious menu of appetizing delicacies down. Bugs for Lunch caters to a full array of creatures,Äìanimal, plant, and human,Äìthat munch on bugs. From a mantis perched and ready to prey on ladybugs and butterflies, to the honey-drenched fur of a big brown bear munching on a hive full of bees, Sylvia Long's vivid illustrations show close-up details of all sorts of creatures munching on their lunch. These colorful drawings of creatures that live to eat bugs will be your key to discovering a world of insectivores in your own backyard and beyond.

If You Were My Baby: A Wildlife Lullaby

Fran Hodgkins (author), Laura J. Bryant (illustrator)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584693062

Here is a unique blend of love song and natural fact, celebrating the care that exists between the parents and offspring of many species. Baby mountain goat is guided up high cliffs. Baby beaver learns to build well. Baby bat is held in mother's protective embrace, upside-down. And YOUR baby, too, will feel the comfort and delight of nature's wonders. Here is a "sweet dream bedtime" book for nature lovers of all generations!

A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781602911444

A Christmas Carol is without question one of Charles Dickens' greatest works. This extremely popular story introduces some of the most timeless, internationally known characters such as Scrooge, the unforgettable miser; Bob Cratchit, the underpaid clerk; and Tiny Tim, Cratchit's frail, loving son.

Grandma's Feather Bed

John Denver (author), Christopher Canyon (illustrator)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584691440

Upbeat, funny and irresistibly singable, this song was made famous by John Denver and now made doubly delightful by Christopher Canyon's illustrations. Especially if you listen along with Denver, kids will say, play it again! It is all about the cousins, the chicken pie, four hound dogs and a piggy, but as the song says, the best darn thing about Grandmas house was her great big feather bed. Vince Gill put it in a nutshell: "It just makes sense--John Denver and kids!"

Polar Slumber / Sueño Polar

Dennis Rockhill (author), Dennis Rockhill (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621676799

This is the bilingual (English/Spanish) version of Polar Slumber.<P><P>Looking out her window, a little girl is enchanted by the snow bear she created. As she falls asleep, this backyard snow bear becomes an integral part of her slumber. She explores the frosty arctic landscape in the bear's cozy company visiting snowy creatures and countryside. When paw prints are all that remain in the morning, we realize the power of imagination.