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10 Books to Give 2017

    Please, Mr. Panda

    Please, Mr. Panda - Steve Antony

    Mr. Panda has a plate of doughnuts to share, but most of the other animals forget to say "Please."

    PICTURE BOOK Antony, S.
    The Book with No Pictures

    The Book with No Pictures - B. J. Novak

    In this book with no pictures, the reader has to say every silly word, no matter what.

    PICTURE BOOK Novak, B.
    Nighttime Ninja

    Nighttime Ninja - Barbara DaCosta; art by Ed Young

    Late at night, when all is quiet and everyone is asleep, a ninja creeps silently through the house in search of treasure.

    PICTURE BOOK DaCosta, B.
    A Perfect Day

    A Perfect Day - Lane Smith

    A perfect day means different things to different animals in Bert's backyard.

    PICTURE BOOK Smith, L.
    The Good for Nothing Button

    The Good for Nothing Button - Charise Mericle Harper

    Yellow Bird has found a button and wants to share it with Red Bird and Blue Bird. When they give it try, they find that it does not do nothing, and that is something!

    EASY READER 1 Harper, C.
    Harold and the Purple Crayon

    Harold and the Purple Crayon - Crockett Johnson

    Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon.

    PICTURE BOOK Johnson, C.

    Madeline - Ludwig Bemelmans

    Madeline, smallest and naughtiest of the twelve little charges of Miss Clavel, wakes up one night with an attack of appendicitis.

    PICTURE BOOK Bemelmans, L.
    Rudas: Niño's Horrendous Hermanitas

    Rudas: Niño's Horrendous Hermanitas - Yuyi Morales

    No opponent is too big a challenge for the cunning skills of Las Hermanitas, Lucha Queens! But what happens when Niño comes after them with a move of his own?

    PICTURE BOOK Morales, Y.
    Dog Man

    Dog Man - Dav Pilkey

    Dog Man, a crimefighter with the head of a police dog and the body of a policeman, faces off against his archnemesis Petey the cat.

    The Girl Who Drank the Moon

    The Girl Who Drank the Moon - Kelly Barnhill

    An epic fantasy about a young girl raised by a witch, a swamp monster, and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon, who must unlock the powerful magic buried deep inside her.

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