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The miraculous journey of Edward Tulane —DiCamillo, Kate.
Book
2006
34 available of 42 items

Edward Tulane, a cold-hearted and proud toy rabbit, loves only himself until he is separated from the little girl who adores him and travels across the country, acquiring new owners and listening to their hopes, dreams, ...

Coyote moon —Gianferrari, Maria, author.
Book
2016
7 available of 8 items

"A nonfiction picture book about coyotes hunting in suburban neighborhoods at night."-- Provided by publisher.

Crow call —Lowry, Lois.
Book
2009
17 available of 20 items

Nine-year-old Liz accompanies the stranger who is her father, just returned from the war, when he goes hunting for crows in Pennsylvania farmland.

Sea glass summer —Houts, Michelle, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 6 items

"A boy named Thomas finds pieces of sea glass on the beach and dreams of where they came from."--Provided by publisher.

Boom boom go away! —Geringer, Laura, 1948-
Book
2010
8 available of 9 items

A cumulative rhyme in which a young boy emphatically and noisily tells his parents to go away when they say it is time for bed.

Thumbelina —Alderson, Brian.
Book
2009
8 available of 9 items

A tiny girl no bigger than a thumb is stolen by a great ugly toad and subsequently has many adventures and makes many animal friends, before finding the perfect mate in a warm and beautiful southern land.

Secrets of the Sphinx —Giblin, James Cross, 1933-2016
Book
2004
10 available of 11 items

Discusses some of Egypt's most famous artifacts and monuments, including the pyramids, the Rosetta Stone, and, especially, the Great Sphinx, presenting research and speculation about their origins and their future.

The Snow Queen : a retelling of the fairy tale —Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875.
Book
2013
4 available of 4 items

The strength of a little girl's love enables her to overcome many obstacles and free a boy from the Snow Queen's spell.

The third gift —Park, Linda Sue.
Book
2011
4 available of 5 items

After harvesting an especially large "tear" of a resin known as myrrh, a young boy and his father visit a spice merchant whose three customers are seeking a special gift to bring to a baby. Includes biblical references a...

On the Blue Comet —Wells, Rosemary.
Book
2010
5 available of 5 items

When the Depression hits in Cairo, Illinois, and Oscar Ogilvie's father must sell their home and vast model train set-up to look for work in California, eleven-year-old Oscar is left with his dour aunt, where he befriend...

Crossing —Booth, Philip, 1925-2007.
Book
2013
9 available of 9 items

Great joy —DiCamillo, Kate.
Book
2007
14 available of 14 items

Just before Christmas, when Frances sees a sad-eyed organ grinder and his monkey performing near her apartment, she cannot stop thinking about them, wondering where they go at night, and wishing she could do something to...

Bella at midnight —Stanley, Diane.
Book
2006
1 available of 1 items

Raised by peasants, Bella discovers that she is actually the daughter of a knight and finds herself caught up in a terrible plot that will change her life and the kingdom forever.

The matchbox diary —Fleischman, Paul, author.
Book
2016
12 available of 12 items

Follow a girl's perusal of her great-grandfather's collection of matchboxes and small curios that document his poignant immigration journey from Italy to a new country.

The first Christmas stocking —Winthrop, Elizabeth.
Book
2006
11 available of 11 items

Grieving for her dead mother, a poor girl finds all her dreams fulfilled when, on Christmas Eve, she hangs above her hearth a stocking she has knitted.

The scarecrow's dance —Yolen, Jane.
Book
2009
5 available of 6 items

A scarecrow happily dances away from his post one windy night, until a child's prayer teaches him how important he is to the farm.

The nightingale —Mitchell, Stephen, 1943-
Book
2002
1 available of 1 items

Though the emperor banishes the nightingale in preference of a jeweled mechanical imitation, the little bird remains faithful and returns years later when the emperor is near death and no one else can help him.

The Queen's progress : an Elizabethan alphabet —Mannis, Celeste Davidson.
Book
2003
5 available of 5 items

Uses the letters of the alphabet to provide an account of Queen Elizabeth's annual holiday, known as a "royal progress."

The animal hedge —Fleischman, Paul.
Book
2003
3 available of 3 items

After being forced to sell the animals he loves, a farmer cuts his hedge to look like them and teaches his sons about following their hearts.

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