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What Will These Hands Make? by Nikki McClure
E MCCLURE
Follows a family through one day and muses in the possibilities that the day holds--from enjoying treats at the bakery, to admiring handmade goods from local artisan shops, to observing the new construction in town.
Paolo Emperor of Rome by Mac Barnett
E BARNETT
Paolo the dachshund is trapped. Though he lives in Rome, a city filled with history and adventure, he is confined to a hair salon. Paolo dreams of the sweet life--la dolce vita--in the Eternal City. And then, one day, he escapes!
Baa! Moo! What Will We Do? by A.H. Benjamin
E BENJAMIN
A new animal has arrived on Buttercup Farm and everyone from Rooster to Cat worries that she will take his or her job, but when they discover Kangaroo's talent, they gladly welcome her into their home.
ABCs of Kindness by Samantha Berger
CONCEPT ALPHABET E BERGER
Learn some of the ways kindness can go a long way.
Mama Kisses, Papa Hugs by Lisa Tawn Bergren
E BERGREN
Explores a child's curiosity about how love is shown between parent and child from a faith-based perspective, with the reassurance that Mama and Papa will always love their little one.
A Whale of a Mistake by Ioana Hobai
COPING FEELINGS E HOBAI
Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore how a mistake can seem enormous and life-changing but, with time, perspective, and reflection, one can move on from even the biggest blunder.
Elmore and Pinky by Holly Hobbie
E HOBBIE
Elmore the porcupine and Pinky the skunk, each wish for a best friend.
Nattiq and the Land of Statues: a Story from the Arctic by Barbara Landry
E LANDRY
A ringed seal, known in Inuktitut as Nattiq, has returned to his Arctic home after a long journey south. His friends -- a polar bear, caribou, raven, walrus and narwhal -- gather round to hear about his trip.
We are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom
E LINDSTROM
When a black snake threatens to destroy the Earth and poison her people's water, one young water protector takes a stand to defend Earth's most sacred resource.
I Dream of a Journey by Akiko Miyakoshi
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Day in and day out, an innkeeper graciously tends to the guests at his little hotel, but finds himself daydreaming of what it would be like to travel to new and wonderful places.
Hike by Pete Oswald
E OSWALD
In the cool and quiet early light of morning, a father and child wake up. Today they're going on a hike. Follow the duo into the mountains as they witness the magic of the wilderness, overcome challenges, and play a small role in the survival of the forest.
Roy Digs Dirt by David Shannon
E SHANNON
Roy is a West Highland terrier who loves to dig in the dirt and mud; sometimes he buries things, and sometimes he finds things, but mostly he just likes to dig--even though he does not like the bath that may follow the digging.
The Nest That Wren Built by Randi Sonenshine
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In the rhyming style of "The House That Jack Built," this poem about the care and specificity that Carolina wrens put into building a nest is at once tender and true to life.
The Cat Man of Aleppo by Irene Latham
E LATHAM
The true story of Mohammad Alaa Aljaleel, founder of animal sanctuary Ernesto's House in Aleppo.
Grandpa Grumps by Katrina Moore
E MOORE
When Daisy's grandfather, or Yeh-Yeh, visits from China, she does everything she can think of to make him smile and finally finds a way.
A Story About Afiya by James Berry
E BERRY
Some people have dresses for every occasion but Afiya needs only one. Her dress records the memories of her childhood, from roses in bloom to pigeons in flight, from tigers at the zoo to October leaves falling.
A Way With Wild Things by Larissa Theule
E THEULE
Poppy Ann Fields loves bugs and feels more comfortable outdoors than with other people until a special bug lands on Grandma Phyllis's birthday cake.
A Girl Like Me by Angela Johnson
E JOHNSON
Empower young readers to embrace their individuality, reject societal limitations, and follow their dreams.