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Aaron Slater, illustrator

Aaron Slater, illustrator

Beaty, Andrea, author
2021

When Miss Greer asks each child in the class to write a story, second-grader Aaron, who loves to draw but struggles with reading, creates a story using pictures.

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Completely Emme : a cerebral palsy story

Completely Emme : a cerebral palsy story

Green, Justine, author
2021

"Completely Emme" is a story about a little girl who learns to stand up for herself when others point out her differences. She teaches the children an important lesson about compassion and acceptance.

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The fastest girl on Earth! : meet Kitty O'Neil, daredevil driver!

The fastest girl on Earth! : meet Kitty O'Neil, daredevil driver!

Robbins, Dean, 1957- author
2021

A picture book biography follows the life of Kitty O'Neil, the stuntwoman and racecar driver who broke the women's land speed record, becoming a hero to fans everywhere.

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Grandude's green submarine

Grandude's green submarine

McCartney, Paul, author.
2021

Celebrate the fun that grandparents and grandkids can get up to in this action-packed undersea adventure--a companion picture book to Paul McCartney's bestseller Hey Grandude.

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Luke and Lottie : winter is here!

Luke and Lottie : winter is here!

Wielockx, Ruth, 1971- author, artist.
2021

Winter is here! The twins Luke and Lottie go play in the garden. They put on warm coats, gloves, and winter boots. Together they give the birds food and water. Suddenly white flakes fall from the sky! What can Luke and Lottie play now?

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My Christmas wish for you

My Christmas wish for you

Swerling, Lisa, author
2021

Told in rhyming text, a group of excited children prepares for a special Christmas, spreading cheer as they decorate the tree and play in the snow with their friends while waiting for Santa.

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My friend Ben and the sleepover

My friend Ben and the sleepover

Beyl, Charles, author, illustrator
2021

Chip is excited to have his first sleepover at his best friend Ben's house where there are plenty of fun and scary things to do.

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Oh, no! Christmas

Oh, no! Christmas

Lang, Suzanne, author
2021

The jungle animals try to share their excitement over Christmas with Jim Panzee, but he feels too grumpy to appreciate their efforts.

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Rubylicious

Rubylicious

Kann, Victoria, author, illustrator.
2021

When she and her brother uncover a magic rock that will grant them one wish, Pinkalicious and Peter must think long and hard about what they want most in the whole wide world.

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The smart cookie

The smart cookie

John, Jory, author
2021

"This cookie has never felt like a smart cookie no matter how hard she tries, especially in comparison to all the clever cupcakes and brilliant rolls in the bakery. Will a dash of creativity and a sprinkle of confidence be enough to help her learn that perfect scores and having all the answers aren't the only ingredients for intelligence?"-- Provided by publisher.

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Talent show trouble

Talent show trouble

Dean, Kim, 1969- author.
2021


Wonky Donkey's big surprise

Wonky Donkey's big surprise

Smith, Craig, 1972- author
2021

Wonky Donkey has a big surprise for his daughter Dinky Donkey.

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