Diverse Books to Celebrate the Everyday

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Corduroy

Corduroy

$6.99

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2018 marks Corduroy’s 50th anniversary, and Don Freeman’s classic character is even more popular today than he was when he first came on the scene. Now his original story is available in an unabridged, sturdy board book format, perfect for even the youngest readers.

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The Snowy Day

The Snowy Day

A 1963 Caldecott Medal winner, The Snowy Day is simple and beautiful. Explore the city as it is blanketed in snow. Perfect for winter, of course.

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Big Snow

Big Snow

$16.99

**Description from Amazon: While "helping" his mother with holiday housecleaning, a boy keeps a watchful eye on the progress of a winter storm. He's hoping for a big snow. A really big snow. Inside, he is underfoot, turning sheet-changing and tub-scrubbing into imaginary whiteouts. Outside, flakes are flying. But over the cou...

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Full, Full, Full of Love
A Pocket for Corduroy
Come On, Rain!

Come On, Rain!

$18.99

In this quietly affecting story, award-winning author Karen Hesse and artist Jon J. Muth deftly capture the magnificence of a sudden rainstorm on a swelteringly hot day. Much more than a simple tale of weather, Come On, Rain! also portrays the tenderness of mother-daughter relations, the rhythms of ...

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AMAZING GRACE : CAROLINE BINCH ILLUSTRATIONS / 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
Joshua’s Night Whispers
Joshua By The Sea
Do Like Kyla (Orchard Paperbacks)
Mama, Do You Love Me?
Papa, Do You Love Me?
Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! (Passport to Reading Level 3)

Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! (Passport to Reading Level 3)

$3.99

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Ling and Ting are two adorable identical twins, and they stick together, whether they are making dumplings, getting their hair cut, or practicing magic tricks. But looks are deceiving--people can be very different, even if they look exactly the same.

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You Were the First
Lola at the Library
The Favorite Daughter
Charlie Parker Played Be Bop

Charlie Parker Played Be Bop

$6.99

It would seem a riddle worthy of the sphinx: how do you give children a sense of jazz music without playing a note? Chris Raschka answers loudly and clearly with the illustrated, syncopated Charlie Parker Played Be Bop. This sparse, rhythmic, repetitive text (inspired by a recording of Parker's "A N...

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Storm in the Night
Real Cowboys
Last Stop on Market Street
I Smell Honey: Family Celebration Board Books

I Smell Honey: Family Celebration Board Books

$6.95

Help boil the greens, flip the fish, and slice the pie for a mouth-watering family meal in I Smell Honey, then join the fun as a baby boy discovers the unique features that make his face so special in Pretty Brown Face. In Shake Shake Shake and Watch Me Dance, explore the joys of rhythm and movement...

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Pretty Brown Face Pretty Brown Face
Flossie and the Fox

Flossie and the Fox

$17.99

A wily fox, notorious for stealing eggs, meets his match when he encounters a bold little girl in the woods who insists upon proof that he is a fox before she will be frightened.

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In Plain Sight: A Game

In Plain Sight: A Game

Sophie lives with Mama and Daddy and Grandpa, who spends his days by the window. Every day after school, it's Grandpa whom Sophie runs to."Here I am, Grandpa!""Ah, Sophie, how was your day?"As Sophie and her grandpa talk, he asks her to find items he's "lost" throughout the day, guiding Sophie on...

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The Talking Eggs

The Talking Eggs

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The author of such delights as The Christmas Ark and The Enchanted Tapestry joins forces with illustrator Jerry Pinkney to resurrect a colorful folktale that captures the unique flavor of the American South.

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Bee-Bim Bop!

Bee-Bim Bop!

A bouncing, rhyming book with a sing-song story about a small child and her mother making a traditional Korean rice dish. Delightful!

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Over and Under the Pond

Over and Under the Pond

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: In this gorgeous companion to the acclaimed Over and Under the Snow and Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt, Kate Messner and Christopher Silas Neal bring to life a secret underwater world. In this book, readers will discover the plants and animals that make up the rich, interconnected ecosystem o...

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Jabari Jumps

Jabari Jumps

$15.99

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Working up the courage to take a big, important leap is hard, but Jabari is almost absolutely ready to make a giant splash.Jabari is definitely ready to jump off the diving board. He’s finished his swimming lessons and passed his swim test, and he’s a great jumper, so he’s not scared at all. "...

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Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters

Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters

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A Caldecott Honor and Reading Rainbow book, this memorable retelling of Cinderella is perfect for introducing children to the fairy tale as well as the history, culture, and geography of the African nation of Zimbabwe.

FROM SARAH

The tale of Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one is aggressive and selfish, the other kind and dignified. When the Great King decides to take on a wife, who will he choose? This Cinderella retelling is especially wonderful for older kids and teens.

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Ten, Nine, Eight Board Book

Ten, Nine, Eight Board Book

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It's time for bed, but not a moment before we absolutely have to go. A wonderful bedtime book.

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Acclaimed author Molly Bang shares the going-to-bed countdown in a loving family. “Ten small toes all washed and warm,” begins the story, and then young readers journey toward tuck-in time, counting down along with the story’s African-American father and daughter.

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Whose Knees are These?

Whose Knees are These?

$6.99

FROM SARAH

Takes a loving look at knees from the vantage point of a mother's lap.

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A vibrant, playful verse that celebrates a beautiful brown baby's sweet little knees, for fans of Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes.

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When God Made You

When God Made You

YOU, you… God thinks about you.God was thinking of you long before your debut.From early on, children are looking to discover their place in the world and longing to understand how their personalities, traits, and talents fit in. The assurance that they are deeply loved and a unique creation in ou...

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We Have a Baby

We Have a Baby

$6.95

The whole family can participate in loving and caring for the new baby.

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Feast for 10

Feast for 10

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A counting book that features an African-American family shopping for food, preparing dinner, and sitting down to eat. Lively read-aloud text paired with bright collage illustrations.

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The World Is Awake: A celebration of everyday blessings

The World Is Awake: A celebration of everyday blessings

$17.99

This is the day the Lord has made.A butterfly floats through the sun and the shade,while dragonflies flit past the flowers and treesand grasshoppers hop in the soft morning breeze.The World Is Awake, A celebration of everyday blessings, written by Emmy Award winner and ABC News correspondent Linsey ...

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