Arnie was fascinated as he watched the customers stream into the bakery. One by one, doughnuts were chosen, placed in paper bags, and whisked away with their new owners. Some went by the dozen in giant boxes.
He was made by one of the best bakeries in town. Still, a doughnut is just a doughnut, right? Not if Arnie has anything to say about it. And, for a doughnut, he sure seems to have an awful lot to say.
Can Arnie change the fate of all doughnuts--or at least have a hand in his own future? S27 S84 - Picture Books. Everyone's a New Yorker on Thanksgiving Day, when young and old rise early to see what giant new balloons will fill the skies for Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Who first invented these "upside-down puppets"? Meet Tony Sarg, puppeteer extraordinaire! In brilliant collage illustrations, Caldecott Honor artist Melissa Sweet tells the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg, capturing his genius, his dedication, his zest for play, and his long-lasting gift to America: the inspired helium balloons that would become the trademark of Macy's Parade.
Encourage creativity with this wildly entertaining picture book mash-up from the minds of Jon Scieszka and Mac Barnett. Alex has been given a saccharine, sappy, silly-sweet picture book about Birthday Bunny that his grandma found at a garage sale. Alex isn't interested-until he decides to make the book something he'd actually like to read.
So he takes out his pencil, sharpens his creativity, and totally transforms the story! Birthday Bunny becomes Battle Bunny, and the rabbit's innocent journey through the forest morphs into a supersecret mission to unleash an evil plan-a plan that only Alex can stop. Featuring layered, original artwork that emphasizes Alex's additions, this dynamic exploration of creative storytelling is sure to engage and inspire.
S3 B44 - Picture Books. An award-winning photographer asked several children "What is the best part of you? Ideal for parents and teacher to use to discuss body image, self-esteem, and diversity with children. R BI - Picture Books. One hot summer night in the city, all the power goes out. The TV shuts off and a boy wails, "Mommm!
What's a family to do? When they go up to the roof to escape the heat, they find the lights--in stars that can be seen for a change--and so many neighbors it's like a block party in the sky! On the street below, people are having just as much fun--talking, rollerblading, and eating ice cream before it melts.
The boy and his family enjoy being not so busy for once. They even have time to play a board game together. When the electricity is restored, everything can go back to normal. The boy switches off the lights, and out comes the board game again. Using a combination of panels and full bleed illustrations that move from color to black-and-white and back to color, John Rocco shows that if we are willing to put our cares aside for a while, there is party potential in a summer blackout.
The Book with No Pictures by B. Novak Call Number: PZ7. N BO - Picture Books. You might think a book with no pictures seems boring and serious. Even if the words say. Cleverly irreverent and irresistibly silly, The Book with No Pictures is one that kids will beg to hear again and again.
And parents will be happy to oblige. In this wordless picture book, readers can tag along in the adventure of three children who discover a magical bag of chalk on a rainy day. Call Number: PZ8. M CH - Picture Books.
The Tortoise and the Hare (Sommer-Time Story Classic Series Book 12) - Kindle edition by Carl Sommer, Enrique Vignolo. Download it once and read it on your. The Tortoise and the Hare: Sommer-Time Story Classics, Book 12 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged . Sommer-Time Story Classic Series. The Boy Who Cried.
R CH - Picture Books. Meet Chopsticks! They've been best friends forever. But one day, this inseparable pair comes to a fork in the road. And for the very first time, they have to figure out how to function apart. From New York Times best-selling author Amy Krouse Rosenthal and rising artistic talent Scott Magoon, this witty and inventive tale celebrates both independence and the unbreakable bonds of friendship. Farmer Brown has a problem. His cows like to type. All day long he hears: Click, clack, moo. Click, clack, moo. When James and Eamon go to a week of Nature Camp and stay at Eamon's grandparents' house, it turns out that their free time spent staying inside, eating waffles, and playing video games is "way" more interesting than nature.
But sometimes things work out best when they "don't" go exactly as planned. This Caldecott Honor-winning book is a moving and hilarious celebration of young boys, childhood friendships, and the power of the imagination, where Marla Frazee captures the very essence of summer vacation and what it means to be a kid. A CR - Picture Books.
Martinez-Russotto of the Klesch Group. Nathan Bridgewater. When nothing happens in her first probing of his chest, she gets bolder and bolder. While I was an avid reader as a child I hardly read any classics, something I wish I could go back and change. The mission: solve a vengeful ex-teacher's deadly spelling and vocabulary challenges. This is her inspiring story - her passionate fight to save the creature she loves, but most of us fear - sharks. Alice Liddell herself is there, while Carroll is caricatured as the Dodo because Dodgson stuttered when he spoke, he sometimes pronounced his last name as Dodo-Dodgson.
Many know the song Yankee Doodle Dandy,but few understand it. This unapologetically silly picture book reveals that the legendary ride to town and the whole macaroni thing was all suggested by Mr. Doodle's overeager pony. A historical note ends this colorful, comical take on a nonsensical old song. Creepy Carrots! In this Caldecott Honor-winning picture book, The Twilight Zone comes to the carrot patch as a rabbit fears his favorite treats are out to get him.
Jasper Rabbit loves carrots-especially Crackenhopper Field carrots. He eats them on the way to school. He eats them going to Little League. He eats them walking home. Until the day the carrots start following him B CU - Picture Books.
One boy's quest for a greener world While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world. This is an enchanting tale with environmental themes and breathtaking illustrations that become more vibrant as the garden blooms.
Red-headed Liam can also be spotted on every page, adding a clever seek-and-find element to this captivating picture book. The companion to the 1 bestseller, The Day the Crayons Quit!