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10 Books for Paws to Read

    Hello Baby!

    Hello Baby! - Mem Fox

    Rhyming text and bold illustrations provide a fun introduction to baby animals, including a precocious monkey, a sleepy leopard, and a little lion, as they sleep, eat, play, purr, hoot, and howl.

    I Went Walking

    I Went Walking - Sue Williams

    A young child goes for a walk and discovers a colorful parade of animals along the way.

    PICTURE BOOK Williams, S.
    Is Your Mama a Llama?

    Is Your Mama a Llama? - Deborah Guarino

    Rhyming riddles and six lovable baby animals help Lloyd the llama discover just what kind of animal his mama really is.

    PICTURE BOOK Guarino, D.
    The Lion & The Mouse

    The Lion & The Mouse - Jerry Pinkney

    In this retelling of an Aesop fable set in the African Serengeti, a mouse proves that even small creatures are capable of great deeds when she rescues the King of the Jungle.

    PICTURE BOOK Pinkney, J.
    Almost an Animal Alphabet

    Almost an Animal Alphabet - Katie Viggers

    A quirky combination of alphabet and (almost) animal book, introducing young children to the letters of the alphabet via a collection of critters with character.

    PICTURE BOOK Viggers, K.
    Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing

    Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing - Judi Barrett

    Colorfully illustrates the many humorous problems animals would have if they wore clothing.

    PICTURE BOOK Barrett, J.
    Can We Save the Tiger?

    Can We Save the Tiger? - Martin Jenkins

    Through stunning portraits of rare creatures, explore the many ways that human behavior can either threaten or conserve the amazing animals that share our planet.

    CHILDREN 591.68 J52 2011                
    The Fire Cat

    The Fire Cat - Esther Averill

    Pickles is a young cat with big paws and big plans. But all he can find to do is chase other cats, until he is adopted by the local firehouse.

    EASY READER 3 Averill, E.
    Lulu and the Duck in the Park

    Lulu and the Duck in the Park - Hilary McKay

    Lulu takes a duck egg to school to keep it safe, even though pets aren't allowed.

    Stuart Little

    Stuart Little - E. B. White

    The adventures of the debonair mouse, Stuart Little, as he sets out in the world to seek out his dearest friend, a little bird who stayed a few days in his family's garden.

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