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The Riches of Rangoberra / Las riquezas de Rangoberra

Jane Weber (author), Rijalynne Saari (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621672128

This bilingual (English/Spanish) text has Spanish sprinkled in and, as each word is introduced, it is used from there thru to the end of the book. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Escape to the magical kingdom of Rangoberra,. The inhabitants include a simple seamstress, a daring sea captain, a noble king, a gracious queen and a humble handmaiden. The Riches of Rangoberra is the classic fairy tale of good vs. evil in which a dutiful handmaiden makes a quilt that becomes the physical proof of the virtuous nature of its maker. This traditional yarn illustrates the power of compassion and celebrates kindness. In the land of Rangoberra, inner goodness outweighs worldly riches. Here's an enchanting story with a life lesson to take to heart.

La florecita de la maleza

Vicky Whipple (author), Pamela Barcita (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671275

This is the Spanish only version of The Little Weed Flower, a Mom's Choice Awards® Gold Recipient. Have you ever felt like you are unsure where you belong? Little Weed Flower is growing in a weed patch, but secretly longs to be in the beautiful garden tended by the loving gardener. With the help of a new friend her wish comes true and she is able to share positive lessons with other garden flowers. We also learn that no matter where we come from, everything has its own beauty and a special purpose in the garden of life. A timeless story of hope for those who dare to dream.

Pedro the Pirate

Tim Hoppey (author), Dianna Bonder (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671343

Pedro yearns for the pirate's life. Though he is only the cabin boy on Captain Crossbones' ship, he daydreams about becoming a real pirate. When that chance finally comes, Pedro steals a mermaid's gold locket. The mermaid chastises Pedro, but he laughs and boasts, "It's what we pirates do!" That initial boast, however, soon gives way to regret as Pedro contemplates his actions. He resolves to return the locket and to free the mermaid that Captain Crossbones holds captive. The outcome is a happy one as Pedro expresses his contrition to the mermaid, and assures her that the pirate's life is not for him.(The parrot clues are in Spanish for only Pedro to understand!!)

StinkyKids and the Runaway Scissors

Britt Menzies (author), Greg; Trent Hardin (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621670971

Meet the StinkyKids&reg;, a diverse group of 10 "little stinKers," each with their own unique qualities. The StinkyKids series helps children learn to make right choices and reminds them to <i>"Always Be A Leader Of Good."</i> Their heartwarming, funny and real-life adventures capture the true innocence of childhood and the lessons we learned through our mistakes--when we were just StinkyKids ourselves. In this first book of the StinkyKids series, the 'little stinkers' try their best to help Britt with her secret. Along they way, they learn that sometimes, some secrets need a parent's help to solve. Saturday was Britt's favorite day. It was the day Britt had a playdate with her friends Hannah, Max and Julie. But this Saturday Britt had a secret. A secret she didn't want to tell her mommy and daddy. A secret that could stop her favorite playdate from happening! The "little stinKers" try their best to help Britt with her secret. Along the way, they learn that sometimes secrets need a parent's help to solve.

Stinky Kids See a Full Moon

Britt Menzies (author), Greg; Trent Hardin (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621670988

Meet the StinkyKids&reg;, a diverse group of 10 "little stinKers," each with their own unique qualities. The StinkyKids series helps children learn to make right choices and reminds them to <i>"Always Be A Leader Of Good."</i> Their heartwarming, funny and real-life adventures capture the true innocence of childhood and the lessons we learned through our mistakes--when we were just StinkyKids ourselves. In the second book of the StinkyKids series, Trey, Johnny, Skye, Billy and Jen are playing flashlight hide-n-seek during a nighttime playdate in Trey's backyard. During the fun, Skye notices the full moon and tells the others that full moons can make you act crazy! But does this full moon create a wild adventure that gets out of hand? Come and enjoy this StinkyKids nighttime playdate and see whether our little stinKers' actions become a bit too crazy. Will these friends work together to turn a wrong into a right and save the playdate?

StinkyKids Have a Heart

Britt Menzies (author), Greg; Trent Hardin (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621670995

In this little stinKer adventure, best friends Britt and Jen are enjoying a fun summer day at the pool with all of the StinkyKids. While playing Marco Polo, the kids hear a familiar sound...the ice cream truck. The StinkyKids excitement over these tasty treats quickly turns sour when Britt and Jen get into a disagreement over which flavor they should all buy. Jen tells Britt that she wants them to get the same flavor because "that's what best friends do." Britt gets upset as she does not like Jen's bullying and does not want to follow her. Can these best friends be Leaders of Good and "work it out," or will their fun day at the pool turn into just a wet and soggy afternoon? Can the other StinkyKids help Britt and Jen get over their troubles or will they all have to learn a lesson about what it means to "Have A Heart"? StinkyKids Have A Heart is the third book in the StinkyKids series, which delivers another fun-filled story of learning from your mistakes and striving to "Always Be A Leader of Good." Also enjoy StinkyKids And the Runaway Scissors and StinkyKids See A Full Moon.

Nathan and the Really Big Bully / Nathan y el gran abusador

Gerry Renert (author), Carrie Anne Bradshaw (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671008

This is the bilingual version (English and Spanish of Nathan and the Really Big Bully, a Mom's Choice Awards&reg; Gold Recipient. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. This second book in the Nathan series tells the story of a hyena who enjoys picking on a penguin--a classic example of bullying. The penguin turns to Nathan for advice. Nathan tells the penguin that the worst thing he can do is to strike back saying, "two wrongs never make a right." Then one day, an elephant wanders into the lagoon,fills his trunk with water and playfully sprays a huge stream at Nathan. Nathan's first reaction is to get angry. But, with the penguin watching, Nathan decides to follow his own advice and looks the elephant right in the eye and tells him what he's doing is wrong. The elephant is apologetic. Then, when the hyena is about to splash the penguin, he copies Nathan and tells the hyena not to splash him again. Nathan's behavior demonstrates it's better to speak up to bullies than to strike back.

Nathan and the Really Big Bully

Gerry Renert (author), Carrie Anne Bradshaw (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671015

Nathan and the Really Big Bully is a Mom's Choice Awards&reg; Gold Recipient. This second book in the Nathan series tells the story of a hyena who enjoys picking on a penguin--a classic example of bullying. The penguin turns to Nathan for advice. Nathan tells the penguin that the worst thing he can do is to strike back saying, "two wrongs never make a right." Then one day, an elephant wanders into the lagoon, fills his trunk with water and playfully sprays a huge stream at Nathan. Nathan's first reaction is to get angry. But, with the penguin watching, Nathan decides to follow his own advice and looks the elephant right in the eye and tells him what he's doing is wrong. The elephant is apologetic. Then, when the hyena is about to splash the penguin, he copies Nathan and tells the hyena not to splash him again. Nathan's behavior demonstrates it's better to speak up to bullies than to strike back.

Nathan y el gran abusador

Gerry Renert (author), Carrie Anne Bradshaw (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671022

This is the Spanish only version of Nathan and the Really Big Bully, a Mom's Choice Awards&reg; Gold Recipient. This second book in the Nathan series tells the story of a hyena who enjoys picking on a penguin--a classic example of bullying. The penguin turns to Nathan for advice. Nathan tells the penguin that the worst thing he can do is to strike back saying, "two wrongs never make a right." Then one day, an elephant wanders into the lagoon,fills his trunk with water and playfully sprays a huge stream at Nathan. Nathan's first reaction is to get angry. But, with the penguin watching, Nathan decides to follow his own advice and looks the elephant right in the eye and tells him what he's doing is wrong. The elephant is apologetic. Then, when the hyena is about to splash the penguin, he copies Nathan and tells the hyena not to splash him again. Nathan's behavior demonstrates it's better to speak up to bullies than to strike back.

The Little Weed Flower / La florecita de la maleza

Vicky Whipple (author), Pamela Barcita (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671251

This is the bilingual version (English and Spanish of The Little Weed Flower, a Mom's Choice Awards&reg; Gold Recipient. There is also a vocabulary page at the end of the book. Have you ever felt like you are unsure where you belong? Little Weed Flower is growing in a weed patch, but secretly longs to be in the beautiful garden tended by the loving gardener. With the help of a new friend her wish comes true and she is able to share positive lessons with other garden flowers. We also learn that no matter where we come from, everything has its own beauty and a special purpose in the garden of life. A timeless story of hope for those who dare to dream.

The Little Weed Flower

Vicky Whipple (author), Pamela Barcita (illustrator)

Publisher: Raven Tree Press ISBN: 9781621671268

Have you ever felt like you are unsure where you belong? Little Weed Flower is growing in a weed patch, but secretly longs to be in the beautiful garden tended by the loving gardener. With the help of a new friend her wish comes true and she is able to share positive lessons with other garden flowers. We also learn that no matter where we come from, everything has its own beauty and a special purpose in the garden of life. A timeless story of hope for those who dare to dream.