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Over the Fence

Kirsten McDonald (author)Fátima Anaya (illustrator)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781532130649

When Carmen's wild toss sends the Hula-Hoop soaring over the fence, the twins don't know how to get it back. But then, as if by magic, their toys come sailing back over the fence. Soon after, there's a new neighbor poking her head over the Garcia's fence. Join in the fun as Carlos and Carmen meet their new neighbor. Calico Kid is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO.

Too Many Valentines

Kirsten McDonald (author)Fátima Anaya (illustrator)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781532130656

It's almost Valentine's Day, and Carlos and Carmen don't have any cards for their class! So they spend the day making valentines. They make big valentines and little valentines. They make valentines with glitter and valentines with stickers. Mamá and Papá think the twins may have made too many valentines. But, the twins have the perfect plan to make sure everybody has a happy Valentine's Day. Calico Kid is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO.

Roosevelt Banks, Good-Kid-in-Training

Laurie Calkhoven (author) Debbie Palen (illustrator)

Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group ISBN: 9781947159204

When ten-year-old Roosevelt Banks discovers that his two best friends are planning a bike and camping trip, he wants more than anything to go along. There's just one problem—he doesn't have a bike. Roosevelt's parents agree to buy him a bike if he can manage to be good for two whole weeks. How can Roosevelt be good and be the same fun guy his friends want on the camping trip? Trying to be good leads to more trouble than expected—and to the discovery that being a good friend is more important than any bicycle.

Princess Angelica, Junior Reporter

Monique Polak (author) Jane Heinrichs (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459823594

Angelica just can’t help herself! In this third book in the series, Angelica, aka Jelly, is confused for a junior reporter and decides to make the most of her mistaken identity to learn what it’s like to be a real journalist. Jelly and her bestie, Joon, are soon busy with problems at the new library, trouble in the lap lane at the local pool and a predicament in a rare-book room. With her keen observational abilities and a knack for creative solutions, Jelly soon has more than enough material for an article. But will she be able to keep up the ruse when a new friend starts nosing around?

Rabbit's Prize

Clare Mishica (author) Kathi Ember (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389522

Rabbit guessed the correct number of jellybeans in Mr. Tortoise's ja,r and his friends have many suggestions about what he should choose for a prize.

Forgetful Red

Rosalie Maggio (author) Wayne Alfano (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389232

This girl finds a surprising way to make friends at a new school.

Mole Cleans Up

Nichola Tanner (author) Kathi Ember (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389416

Mole's friends find a way to help get rid of the clutter in his house.

How to Use an Umbrella

Marilyn Kratz (author) Kara Fellows (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389294

Mrs. Cottontail finds a great use for her gift.

Mandy Takes the Bus

Nancy E. Walker Guye (author) John Steven Gurney (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389386

This girl makes a new friend when she has to ride the bus.

Digger and Dander

Wendi Silvano (author) Liisa Chauncy Guida (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389188

These friends thought they had a perfect plan to earn money.

Afraid of the Dark

Stephen L. Moss (author) Gary R. Phillips (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389010

Quinn was afraid of the dark--until Dylan's sleepover.

As Cheerful as Cheerful Can Be

Mary E. Furlong (author) Mary Sullivan (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389041

Miss Dinsmore learns that her little gray house is fine just as it is.

A Rat for Dana

Denny Dart (author) Erin Mauterer (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389072

Tim realizes that an old toy can be the best gift.

Edward the Frog

Diana Logue (author) Beth Selvig (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389195

Edward is unhappy as a frog. Emily is unhappy as a worm. Can "magic" help both of them?

Egg Drop Soup

Heather Tomasello (author) Elizabeth O. Dulemba (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682389201

Two friends win more than the Egg Drop Challenge.

Peter Pays the Price

Mary Morberg (author) Erin Mauterer (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387399

Peter did everything to make friends but look out the window.

Making the Pie

Valeri Gorbachev (author, illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387474

Bert Beth and Grandpa make a pumpkin pie to share with friends at their pumpkin party.

Jacob and the Baby-Sitter

Kristin M. Lord (author) Mary Sullivan (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387382

A clever baby-sitter finds imaginative ways for Jacob to pass the time until his parents come home.

Bear's Plum Tree

Maggie Murphy (author) Kristin Sorra (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682385838

Bear picks plums from his tree and shares them with his friends. By sharing he is able to put together the perfect lunch.

Fall Fun

Nancy Walker-Guye (author) Bridget Strevens-Marzo (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682385982

Max is grumpy because he can't find any flowers for Mrs. Mole. Felix and Harriet help him make a leaf bouquet instead. Mrs. Mole invites them in for hot cocoa and a story.

The Chilling Mayflower Mystery

Beverly Patt (author) Karen Stormer Brooks (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682385135

Lucky's luck finally changes for the better.

Valentine's Day Disaster

Michelle L. Brown (author) Paula J. Becker (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682385241

A big mistake actually helps Chance and Iggy win the talent contest.

Fair and Square

Eva Apelqvist (author) Gary Undercuffler (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682384770

Hannah who feels as if she cheated gives her prize to another bicyclist.

Neighbors Friends and Canaries

Lynea Bowdish (author) Barbara Kiwak (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682384985

Who says that friends have to be the same age?

Happy Birthday to...?

Heather Lynne Banks (author) Amy Wummer (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682384848

Nathan selects just the right gift for himself even though it's Claire's birthday.