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Welcome to Kirsten’s World – Susan Sinnott

See larger image Welcome to Kirsten’s World, 1854: Growing Up in Pioneer America (American Girl Collection) After reading the book series that came with her American Girl Doll, our daughter has delighted in finding lots of other American Girl books at the library about her doll. Her favorite has been this oversized picture book […]

ZooZical – Judy Sierra

See larger image ZooZical Our little one spotted this fun Judy Sierra picture book when her class visited the library last week. When the weather turns cold and visitors to the zoo are few, the animals become bored and a bit grumpy. ZooZical details how the animals decide to have some fun – putting […]

Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Stolen Diamonds – David A. Adler

See larger image CAM Jansen and the Mystery of the Stolendiamonds The Cam Jansen series has been a quick favorite for our daughter. She instantly seemed to want to know more about the little girl with the photographic memory, and the stories have not disappointed. This is a great early reader chapter book series […]

American Girl Boxed Set ~ Kirsten – Janet Shaw

See larger image Kirsten Boxed Set with Game (American Girl) Our daughter received the Kirsten book set along with a mini American Girl Kirsten doll this Christmas, and it was love at first sight. She has simply delighted in the fact that her doll has her very own stories and now playtime often includes […]

The Library Gingerbread Man – Dotti Enderle

See larger image The Library Gingerbread Man This was a fun find at the library! The Library Gingerbread Man tells the traditional gingerbread man story with a twist. This time he escapes his book and the running around occurs in the library which is detailed via the use of the Dewey Decimal system. While […]

Red Knit Cap Girl – Naoko Stoop

See larger image Red Knit Cap Girl Red Knit Cap Girl is a little gem. It a sweet, gentle story about a little girl who lives with her animal friends in a magical forest and wants to talk to the moon. Imagination and the power and wonder of the natural world are presented beautifully […]

Born to Read – Judy Sierra

See larger image Born to Read Our family loves Judy Sierra’s previous book Wild About Books so we were excited about finding Born to Read on a recent visit to the library. Born to Read is written in rhyming text and introduces the reader to Sam who was truly “born to read”. He starts […]

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Princess Posey and the First Grade Parade – Stephanie Greene

See larger image Princess Posey and the First Grade Parade: Book 1 (Princess Posey, First Grader) The Princess Posey series in a cute early reader chapter book series geared toward little girls. Tutu wearing Posey is nervous about first grade. With the help of a very special teacher, she makes the transition to “big […]

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