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  • The Napping House by Audrey Wood
    The Napping House (English, Hardback) Audrey Wood, Don Wood

    Features a cozy bed, a snoring granny, a dreaming child, a dozing dog, and a snoozing. This title includes a CD that begins with a reading of the story and follows with six original songs.

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  • The Librarian of Basra by Jeanette Winter
    The Librarian of Basra (English, Hardback) Jeanette Winter

    Presents the true story of how Alia Baker, the librarian of the Basra library, and her friends managed to save the books of the library before the library was burned to the ground during the 2003 Iraq War.

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  • Whoever You Are by Mem Fox
    Whoever You Are (English, Paperback) Mem Fox, Leslie Staub

    Now in a board-book format, this book tells a story that weaves its way around the Earth--across cultures and generations--celebrating the bonds that unite us all. Full-color.

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  • Mr. Putter and Tabby Catch the Cold by Cynthia Rylant
    Mr. Putter and Tabby Catch the Cold (English, Paperback) Cynthia Rylant, Arthur Howard

    Mr Putter is feeling a bit - Achoo - under the weather. And as everyone knows, it's no fun to be old with a cold. Luckily, Mrs Teaberry and her good dog, Zeke, know just what to do to help Mr Putter feel better.

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  • Tangerine by Edward Bloor
    Tangerine (English, Paperback) Edward Bloor

    Though legally blind, Paul Fisher can see what others cannot. He can see that his parents' constant praise of his brother, Erik, the football star, is to cover up something that is terribly wrong. But no one listens to Paul - until his family moves to Tangerine. Maybe this new start in Tangerine will help Paul finally see the truth about his past.

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  • Le Petit Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
    Le Petit Prince (French, Paperback) Antoine de Saint-Exupery

    A small boy learns of the wonders and ironies of life during a celestial odyssey.

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  • Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert
    Leaf Man (English, Hardback) Lois Ehlert

    A man made of leaves blows away, traveling wherever the wind may take him. With illustrations made from actual fall leaves and die-cut pages on every spread that reveal gorgeous landscape vistas, here is a playful, whimisical and evocative book that celebrates the natural world and the rich imaginative life of children. Ages 4-8.

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  • Wangari's Trees of Peace by Jeanette Winter
    Wangari's Trees of Peace (English, Hardback) Jeanette Winter

    As a young girl growing up in Kenya, Wangari was surrounded by trees. But years later when she returns home, she is shocked to see whole forests being cut down, and she knows that soon all the trees will be destroyed. So Wangari decides to do something - and starts by planting nine seedlings in her own backyard. And as they grow, so do her plans.

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  • Mr. Putter and Tabby Fly the Plane by Cynthia Rylant
    Mr. Putter and Tabby Fly the Plane (English, Paperback) Cynthia Rylant, Arthur Howard

    Mr Putter loves toys. He's old and he knows he shouldn't love them anymore. But he does. His fine cat, Tabby, however, does not. She's especially bothered by toys that fly. So when Mr Putter brings home a little toy biplane that's supposed to really fly, he and Tabby are in for quite an adventure.

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  • Gooseberry Park by Cynthia Rylant
    Gooseberry Park (English, Paperback) Cynthia Rylant

    When Kona, a Labrador retriever, meets Stumpy, a squirrel in Gooseberry Park, they're best friends at first sight. But after Stumpy's babies are born, disaster strikes in the form of a violent ice storm. Kona is not a fair-weather friend; he's worried sick. How will Stumpy and her babies survive?

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  • The Magic Hat by Mem Fox
    The Magic Hat (English, Paperback) Mem Fox, Tricia Tusa

    One fine day, from out of town - and without any warning at all - a magic hat appears in the sky. It tumbles and bounces through the air and makes magic wherever it lands. Everyone is delighted as, one by one, the townspeople are transformed into giant playful animals. And then a wizard arrives....

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  • Hickory Dickory Dock by Keith Baker
    Hickory Dickory Dock (English, Hardback) Keith Baker

    Presents an adaptation of the familiar nursery rhyme "Hickory Dickory Dock." A companion to "Big Fat Hen", this work features some antics on the part of a busy little mouse. As a huge grandfather clock strikes each hour from one o' clock in the afternoon to midnight, a different animal passes by, and the mouse has an interaction with each of them.

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  • No Matter What by Debi Gliori
    No Matter What (English, Hardback) Debi Gliori

    Small, a little fox, seeks reassurance that Large will always provide love, no matter what.

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  • Mr Putter & Tabby Clear the Decks by Cynthia Rylant
    Mr Putter & Tabby Clear the Decks (English, Paperback) Cynthia Rylant, Arthur Howard

    Mr Putter and his fine cat, Tabby, are itchy. Not because of fleas, but because it is hot, they're bored, and they're out of ice lollies. So when their neighbour, Mrs Teaberry, suggests a sightseeing cruise, they're excited to set sail.

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  • Winter Danger by William O. Steele
    Winter Danger (English, Paperback) William O. Steele

    When a harsh winter hits the mountains, Caje Amis and his father are forced to take shelter with distant relatives . . . and the experience changes both of them.

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  • Great Philosophers: Anselm and Nicholas of Cusa v.2 by Karl Jaspers
    Great Philosophers: Anselm and Nicholas of Cusa v.2 (Multiple languages, Paperback) Karl Jaspers

    Taken from the Great Philosphers, Volume II.

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  • A Friend is Someone Who Likes You by Joan Walsh Anglund
    A Friend is Someone Who Likes You (English, Hardback) Joan Walsh Anglund

    Written by the author who has created books for children and adults worldwide, this classic has been a favourite gift between friends.

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  • Mrs. Spitzer's Garden by Edith Patou
    Mrs. Spitzer's Garden (English, Hardback) Edith Patou, Tricia Tusa

    Mrs Spitzer is a wise teacher who knows many things. She knows about gardens. She knows about children. She knows how similar they are, and how both will flourish if tended lovingly. This story along with illustrations aims to help children grow and blossom.

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  • Mr Putter and Tabby Take the Train by Cynthia Rylant
    Mr Putter and Tabby Take the Train (English, Paperback) Cynthia Rylant, Arthur Howard

    Mr Putter and his fine cat, Tabby, are going for a train ride with their neighbours, Mrs Teaberry and her good dog, Zeke. They've planned the perfect afternoon trip. But when they get to the station, they're in for a big surprise: No pets are allowed on the train! It looks like the trip is off, until Mr Putter comes up with a clever idea.

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  • The Old Woman Who Named Things by Cynthia Rylant
    The Old Woman Who Named Things (English, Paperback) Cynthia Rylant, Kathryn Brown

    An old woman discovers an abandoned puppy that she is afraid to name--or to even love. This moving story features Gary Larson-esque "(The Far Side)" visuals that will appeal to adults as well as kids. Full-color illustrations.

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