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Let It Shine Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Color-burst pictures illuminate gospel songs.
By Ashley Bryan
(2007)
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Waking Up Wendell Book Poster Image
age 4+
Fun, friendly look at neighbors' wake-up routines.
By April Stevens
(2007)
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Diary of a Worm Book Poster Image
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age 4+
First-person narrative from a funny boy worm.
By Doreen Cronin
(2003)
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The Dot Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Student gets inspired to unleash her creativity.
By Peter H. Reynolds
(2003)
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Brundibar Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Story will stay with the reader for years to come.
By Tony Kushner
(2003)
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The Man Who Walked Between the Towers Book Poster Image
age 4+
A man's daring stunt atop the World Trade Center towers.
By Mordecai Gerstein
(2004)
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Thunder Rose Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Singing heroine will leave you smiling.
By Jerdine Nolen
(2004)
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The Cat Who Walked Across France Book Poster Image
age 4+
Kids will cheer cat on as he makes his way home.
By Kate Banks
(2004)
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Don't Forget to Come Back! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Engaging story about classic childhood situation.
By Robie H. Harris
(2004)
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Tales from the Waterhole Book Poster Image
age 4+
Five easy-to-read but unsatisfying animal tales.
By Bob Graham
(2004)
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Henry Works Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Henry David Thoreau as a bear.
By D. B. Johnson
(2004)
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Lu and the Swamp Ghost Book Poster Image
age 4+
An irresistible storytime treasure.
By James Carville, Patricia McKissack
(2004)
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What Happens on Wednesdays Book Poster Image
age 4+
Perfect preschool read about one family's routine.
By Emily Jenkins
(2007)
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High as a Hawk: A Brave Girl's Historic Climb Book Poster Image
age 4+
Inspiring account of young climber.
By T. A. Barron
(2004)
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Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog Book Poster Image
age 4+
Hachiko waits for his master, even after he dies.
By Pamela S. Turner
(2004)
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Wild About Books Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Determined librarian gets zoo animals reading.
By Judy Sierra
(2005)
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The Kissing Hand Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Huggably sweet story calms preschool fears.
By Audrey Penn
(1993)
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Happy Birthday, Jamela! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Imagination turns disappointment to birthday joy.
By Niki Daly
(2006)
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Absolutely Essential Eloise Book Poster Image
age 4+
Eloise loves the Plaza, and kids love this prankster!
By Kay Thompson
(1999)
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Uptown Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Harlem is home in this jazzy award-winner.
By Bryan Collier
(2000)
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