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'Little Blue Truck's Halloween' by Alice Schertle

"Little Blue Truck's Halloween" by Alice Schertle

Children's Book ★★★★★ Beep! Beep! Boo! Little Blue Truck is back just in time for Halloween. Little Blue Truck and his friend Toad are on their way to the barn for a Halloween party. While journeying to the barn, they encounter different farmyard animals in their Halloween costumes. When you lift the flap, the identity of the costumed animal is revealed. This book is recommended for families to enjoy together; children will enjoy guessing who each costumed a ...

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'The Case of the Weird Blue Chicken: The Next Misadventure (Chicken Squad Adventure, #2)' by Doreen Cronin

"The Case of the Weird Blue Chicken: The Next Misadventure (Chicken Squad Adventure, #2)" by Doreen Cronin

Children's Book ★★★★ The Chicken Squad is a group of four hilarious chicks who are out to solve crime. When a blue jay, the weird blue chicken, flies in saying his house has been kidnapped, the Chicken Squad embarks on a journey to figure out who took the birdhouse and why. Filled with funny characters and an entertaining plot, this book is a great beginning chapter book for early readers. The illustrations by Kevin Cornell add to the story and Doreen Cronin b ...

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'Counting Kisses: A Kiss & Read Book' by Karen Katz

"Counting Kisses: A Kiss & Read Book" by Karen Katz

Children's Book How many kisses does a tired baby need? Count and kissalong with this bedtime book, now in a sturdy format perfect for the youngest readers. ...

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'Move!' by Steve Jenkins

"Move!" by Steve Jenkins

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'I Love You Through and Through' by Bernadette Rossetti-Shustak

"I Love You Through and Through" by Bernadette Rossetti-Shustak

Children's Book A rhyming story of unconditional love and adorable illustrations of a toddler and a teddy bear who declare "I love you through and through!"I love your hair and eyes,Your giggles and cries...A toddler and his teddy bear illustrate a young child's happy side, sad side, silly side, mad side, and more! Babies and toddlers will feel loved all over when they hear this declaration of adoration and affection! The book ...

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'Tails' by Matthew Van Fleet

"Tails" by Matthew Van Fleet

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'Yummy Yucky' by Leslie Patricelli

"Yummy Yucky" by Leslie Patricelli

Children's Book 'Spaghetti is yummy, worms are yucky. Sandwiches are yummy, sand is yucky.' With bold illustrations, Leslie Patricelli humorously introduces concepts to very young children. The book also has a double spread section featuring 'more yummy things' and 'more yucky things'. ...

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'Toes, Ears, & Nose! (A Lift-the-Flap Book)' by Marion Dane Bauer

"Toes, Ears, & Nose! (A Lift-the-Flap Book)" by Marion Dane Bauer

Children's Book Help Baby discover toes, ears, nose, and more in this lift-the-flap book by Marion Dane Bauer and illustrated by Karen Katz!Inside my boots I've got toes, and beneath my scarf is a... Baby is bundled in a mountain of clothes! Peek under the flaps of clothing to find out what's underneath, and play this fun peekaboo book again and again! ...

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'Where Is Baby's Belly Button?' by Karen Katz

"Where Is Baby's Belly Button?" by Karen Katz

Children's Book Karen Katz's adorable babies play peekaboo in this delightful interactive book.Where are Baby's hands? Under the bubbles! Where are baby's eyes? Under her hat!The sturdy format and easy-to-lift flaps are perfect for parents and children to share. ...

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'Time for Bed' by Mem Fox

"Time for Bed" by Mem Fox

Children's Book Darkness is falling everywhere and little ones are getting sleepy, feeling cozy, and being tucked in. It’s time for a wide yawn, a big hug, and a snuggle under the covers—sleep tight! “Working beautifully with the soothingly repetitive text, each painting conveys a warm feeling of safety and affection.” —School Library Journal ...

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'Moo, Baa, La La La!' by Sandra Boynton

"Moo, Baa, La La La!" by Sandra Boynton

Children's Book Serious silliness for all ages. Artist Sandra Boynton is back and better than ever with completely redrawn versions of her multi-million selling board books. These whimsical and hilarious books, featuring nontraditional texts and her famous animal characters, have been printed on thick board pages, and are sure to educate and entertain children of all ages. ...

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'Freight Train' by Donald Crews

"Freight Train" by Donald Crews

Children's Book In powerful words and vibrant illustrations, Donald Crews evokes the essence of inexorably rolling wheels, so that even a child not lucky enough to have counted freight cars will feel he has watched a freight train passing.A book truly for the youngest child -- and for every one of us who has been that child. ...

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