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10 Books About Pets

    Excellent Ed

    Excellent Ed - Stacy McAnulty; illustrated by Julia Sarcone-Roach

    Everyone in the Ellis family is excellent except Ed the dog, who is determined to find something at which he too can excel.

    PICTURE BOOK McAnulty, S.
    They All Saw a Cat

    They All Saw a Cat - Brendan Wenzel

    In simple, rhythmic prose and stylized pictures, a cat walks through the world, and all the other creatures see and acknowledge the cat.

    PICTURE BOOK Wenzel, B.
    The New Girl... and Me

    The New Girl... and Me - Jacqui Robbins; illustrated by Matt Phelan

    Shakeeta boasts that she has a pet iguana and Mia learns how to help Shakeeta "feel at home" even when she is in school.

    PICTURE BOOK Robbins, J.
    A Unicorn Named Sparkle

    A Unicorn Named Sparkle - Amy Young

    A picture book about a little girl who desperately wants a beautiful unicorn as a pet, but winds up with a less than desirable one instead.

    PICTURE BOOK Young, A.    
    Black Cat & White Cat

    Black Cat & White Cat - Claire Garralon

    Black Cat, who lives in a white house, and White Cat, who lives in a black house, become friends but must find a more colorful place to play together.

    BOARD BOOK Garralon, C.
    Spot Goes Shopping

    Spot Goes Shopping - Eric Hill

    Spot loves helping his mom at the supermarket. What will they buy today?

    BOARD BOOK Hill, E.
    One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

    One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish - Dr. Seuss

    A boy, a girl, and all of the amazing creatures they have has friends and pets.

    EASY READER 1 Seuss, D.
    Dogs

    Dogs - Julie Murray

    Offers a simple introduction to dogs and how to care for them as pets.

    EASY READER 1 636.7 M982 2016
    Lulu and the Brontosaurus

    Lulu and the Brontosaurus - Judith Viorst

    Lulu's parents refuse to give in when she demands a brontosaurus for her birthday and so she sets out to find her own.

    MOVING UP Viorst, J.
    Audacity Jones to the Rescue

    Audacity Jones to the Rescue - Kirby Larson

    In 1910, Audacity Jones and her scrappy pet cat find themselves involved in a plot against the president of the United States.

    CHILDREN FICTION Larson, K.
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