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Laminack, Lester L.

Summary: When life on the Tucker farm is disrupted by the arrival of a peacock, whose shrieking and strutting bring many welcome visitors, the hens complain that they are doing all of the work until the hound suggests a trade.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E LAM

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LAM

Hest, Amy.

Summary: "Little Chick wants her small carrot to grow tall, and her kite to fly high, up in the sky. And she wants to reach her star so she can put it in her pocket. Here are three gentle stories about Little Chick, who is very patient, and tries very hard, and stretches very high, all with the help of her wise Old-Auntie."--jacket

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Pr. 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HES

Kasza, Keiko.

Summary: A hungry wolf's attempts to fatten a chicken for his stewpot have unexpected results.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1987

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E KAS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Kasza 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KAS

Stoeke, Janet Morgan.

Summary: On her first Halloween, Minerva Louise the hen puzzles over costumes but enjoys her first taste of candy corn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE STO

Trasler, Janee.

Summary: Silly rhyming text invites young readers to join the chickies as they have their pictures taken and learn about opposites.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harperfestival, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE BOARD TRA

Rave, Friederike.

Summary: "Once there was a little fox who thought he was too smart for school. After all, he thought, foxes are clever already. A fox like himself could certainly outwit a chicken ... or could he?"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NorthSouth 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RAV

Harrington, Claudia

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: When Hank leaves his bike in the driveway to be run over by his dad, he needs to help pay for a new one. But Hank is a kid. What can he do? Pet-sitting sounds easy! When Melissa asks Hank to watch her chicks for the weekend it sounds like fun! But the chicks follow Ralph from their brooder box. Can Hank get them back in their box?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico Kid, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2019

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Blabey, Aaron

Summary: Still yearning to be seen as heroes, Wolf, Shark, Snake, and Piranha set out to rescue ten thousand chickens from a high-tech cage farm--but one unexpected problem is Mr. Snake himself, also known as "The Chicken Swallower."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Blabey 2016

Stoeke, Janet Morgan.

Summary: When Minerva Louise, a curious chicken, mistakes a baby crib for a rabbit hutch, she searches for the rabbit and in the process discovers new additions around the house.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STO

Rees, Douglas

Summary: "A humorous picture book in which Edna the very first chicken faces off against a hungry Tyrannosaurus Rex"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE REE

Genechten, Guido van.

Summary: Teaches young children about patience and understanding through a story about Ricky Rabbit who attends to his friend, Mia the Chicken while she is sitting on her eggs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clavis Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC GEN

Martin, Jacqueline Briggs.

Summary: When a case of chicken measles steals the voice of the blue-headed rooster who used to crow all day long, his friend, a plain brown hen, brings musicians to remind him to sing and save him from becoming "quiet rooster stew."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC MAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MAR

Yanish, Brian

Summary: Barnyard chicken Lily realizes her dream of becoming a pirate but when she turns into the feared Redfoot, her crew stages a mutiny and Lily may have to "squawk the plank."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2019

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Gorbachev, Valeri.

Summary: Two little chickens are worried about their first day of school and hope they will make new friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North-South Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GOR

Pauli, Lorenz.

Summary: When Fox goes to the library looking for mice, Mouse offers fox a book so that he will get new ideas -- like wanting to eat chickens. But when the chicken-eating, fox-hunting farmer walks into the library, Fox and Chicken think fast and come up with a surprising solution that just might save them both.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North-South 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAU

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PAU

McMillan, Bruce.

Summary: The women of one village in Iceland decide to plant trees to stop the powerful winds that make it difficult even to go for a walk, but first they must find a ways to prevent sheep from eating all of their saplings, while encouraging chickens to fertilize them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCM

Blabey, Aaron

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: Still yearning to be seen as heroes, Wolf, Shark, Snake, and Piranha set out to rescue ten thousand chickens from a high-tech cage farm--but one unexpected problem is Mr. Snake himself, also known as "The Chicken Swallower."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Blabey 2017

Blevins, Wiley

Summary: Max finds and cares for an egg and, although what emerges is not the dinosaur he had hoped for, he learns that a chicken can be a good friend--and dancer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE BLE

Marko, Cyndi

Summary: Gordon Blue and his brother Benny, unlikely superheroes, must save Fowladelphia from Granny Goosebumps, who has filled the city with cookies that cause innocent chickens' feathers to fall off.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: JFIC MAR

Rodriguez, Beatrice

Summary: In this sequel to The chicken thief, the chicken goes on an adventure when the refrigerator is empty and finds a surprise when returning home. A story without words.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enchanted Lion Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROD

Manning, Mick.

Summary: When a tired, lonely owl finds shelter in a hen house during a storm, he is awakened by a flock of bossy hens who try to force him to be a cockerel, until he demonstrates what he can do for them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Good Books 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Man

Dowell, Frances O'Roark.

Summary: Since the death of his mother, Tobin's family life and school life have been in disarray, but after he starts raising chickens with his seventh-grade classmate, Henry, everything starts to fall into place.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DOW

Knudsen, Michelle.

Summary: Sallie's class is supposed to be raising chicks as a science project, but although Argus, the large, green, scaly creature that hatches from her egg, causes all sorts of trouble she worries about him when he disappears.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE FIC KNU

Wiles, Deborah.

Summary: When her quirky grandmother goes to Hawaii for the summer, nine-year-old Ruby learns to survive on her own in Mississippi by writing letters, befriending chickens as well as the new girl in town, and finally coping with her grandfather's death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC WIL