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36 Results
The dinosaurs are back and it's all your fault, Edward! —Hartmann, Wendy.
Book
1997
10 available of 13 items

Edward gets more and more nervous as his older brother tries to convince him that a dinosaur egg is about to hatch under his bed.

The greatest skating race : a World War II Story from the Netherlands —Borden, Louise.
Book
2004
0 available of 2 items

During World War II in the Netherlands, a ten-year-old boy's dream of skating in a famous race allows him to help two children escape to Belgium by ice skating past German soldiers and other enemies.

Once upon a time —Daly, Niki.
Book
2003
5 available of 6 items

Sarie struggles when she reads aloud in class in her South African school, but then she and her friend Auntie Anna find a book about Cinderella in Auntie Anna's old car and begin to read together.

The littlest lighthouse keeper —Howarth, Heidi.
Book
2009
11 available of 13 items

Henry the mouse is a big help to an old lighthouse keeper, but when the keeper disappears for a few days, Henry needs some help of his own.

Next stop--Zanzibar Road! —Daly, Niki.
Book
2012
4 available of 5 items

In Africa, Mama Jumbo puts on a jazzy dress, struggles to get her hat straight with no mirror, then jumps in Mr. Motiki's taxi to go to the market, where she finds everything she needs and more.

The herd boy —Daly, Niki.
Book
2012
3 available of 4 items

While doing a good job of caring for his grandfather's sheep and goat on the grasslands of South Africa, young Malusi dreams of everything from owning his own dog to becoming president one day.

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears-- and more African folk tales
DVD
2011
3 available of 5 items

Perfect for celebrating Black History Month and learning about stories from the African tradition, Scholastic presents five stories on DVD, two of which are new! Stories include Why Mosquitos Buzz in People's Ears; Hot H...

Pretty Salma : a Little Red Riding Hood story from Africa —Daly, Niki.
Book
2007
9 available of 9 items

In this version of "Little Red Riding Hood," set in Ghana, a young girl fails to heed Granny's warning about the dangers of talking to strangers.

A family for Old Mill Farm —Crum, Shutta.
Book
2007
2 available of 3 items

When animals seeking new homes see Old Mill Farm, they know that it is just right, while human house-hunters, shown a variety of houses by their realtor, finally make clear what they are truly seeking and wind up at the ...

My friend the Weather Monster —Smallman, Steve.
Book
2012
5 available of 6 items

Tired of the rain, soggy villagers try to cheer up the Weather Monster.

The squeaky, creaky bed —Thomson, Pat.
Book
2003
1 available of 1 items

A cumulative tale about a little boy who cannot fall asleep in the noisy old bed at his grandparents' house.

No more kisses for Bernard! —Daly, Niki.
Book
2012
6 available of 7 items

What's cooking, Jamela? —Daly, Niki.
Book
2001
4 available of 4 items

Jamela is responsible for fattening up the chicken intended for Christmas dinner, but instead she gives it a name and makes it her friend.

Surprise! Surprise! —Daly, Niki, author, illustrator.
Book
2017
1 available of 2 items

Mr. and Mrs. Tati love the baby piglet that Mr. Tati brings home, but they wonder what will happen when the piglet goes to school.

NOT SO FAST SONGOLOLO. —Daly, Niki.
Book
1 available of 1 items

Red light, green light, mama and me —Best, Cari.
Book
1995
6 available of 6 items

After taking the train downtown, Lizzie spends the day at the public library, helping her mother who is a children's librarian.

Home sweet home —Pitcher, Caroline.
Book
2009
10 available of 10 items

When the cool and damp bucket he was living in gets thrown away, Frog tries to find another compatible home.

The boy on the beach —Daly, Niki.
Book
1999
4 available of 5 items

Reluctant to let the surf crash over him, Joe runs down the beach and has an adventure with an old boat.

Digger and Lew —Doyle, Malachy.
Book
2009
10 available of 10 items

Lollopy Lew the hare does not want to share the food in the cabbage patch with Digger the mole, so Digger challenges Lew to a race and tricks him into playing fair.

Somewhere in Africa —Mennen, Ingrid.
Book
1992
3 available of 3 items

Ashraf, a South African boy who lives in a big city, dreams of the African wild.

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