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Dahl, Roald.

Summary: A small boy with a desire to own a candy shop meets a window-washing team composed of a giraffe, a pelican, and a monkey and together they go to work for the wealthy Duke of Hampshire, who makes all their dreams come true.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dahl, Michael

Summary: Giraffe has outgrown his crib, and needs to graduate to a big boy bed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD DAH

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DAH

Michalak, Jamie.

Summary: Sparky is a turtle who likes to stay inside his shell. Joe is a giraffe who likes to stretch his neck and see the world. When a car appears one day at the famous cageless zoo where they live, the two set off on the ride of their lives, with Joe behind the wheel and Sparky hanging on for dear life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE Mic

Dominguez, Angela N.

Summary: "The story of two giraffes - one English-speaking and one Spanish-speaking - that overcome the language barrier to forge a friendship"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2016

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Benjamin, A. H.

Summary: Although Giraffe cannot see well, she refuses to wear eyeglasses because she thinks they will make her look silly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BEN

Dominguez, Angela

Summary: "Two baby giraffes meet a baby ostrich and must guess how their potential new friend is feeling"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DOM

Elbee, Viviane

Summary: Trying to teach your giraffe to ski can be difficult--especially when she only wants to fly down the Big Scary Slope.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman and Company 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ELB

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE ELB

St. John, Lauren

Summary: After a fire kills her parents, eleven-year-old Martine must leave England to live with her grandmother on a wildlife game reserve in South Africa, where she befriends a mythical white giraffe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC StJ

Averbeck, Jim

Summary: Sophia has one true desire for her birthday. But she has Four Big Problems in the way: Mom, Dad, Uncle Conrad ... and Grand-mama. Will her presentations, proposals, and pie charts convince them otherwise? Turns out, all it takes is one word.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: JE VOX AVE

Averbeck, Jim.

Summary: All Sophie wants for her birthday is a pet giraffe, but as she tries to convince different members of her rather complicated family to support her cause, each tells her she is using too many words until she finally hits on the perfect one. Includes glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE AVE

Holmes, Mary Tavener.

Summary: Recounts the 1827 journey of a young giraffe named Belle, a gift from the Pasha of Egypt to King Charles X of France, as she makes her way by boat and land to Paris, accompanied by her devoted caretaker, Atir.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HOL

Morton, Lone.

Summary: The elephant and the giraffe are both unhappy as they are and would like to be more like each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1994

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Foreign Language, Call number: JE French Fiction Morton 1994

Andreae, Giles

Summary: Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J READ-ALONG AND

Gude, Paul

Summary: Quiet Giraffe and chatty Elephant have a friendship that sees them through misunderstanding, disappointment, and an interesting surprise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney, Hyperion Books 2015

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GUD

Buzzeo, Toni.

Summary: A curious baby giraffe keeps wandering away from his mother to explore the interesting sights and smells that surround them. Includes a note on giraffes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney-Hyperion Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BUZ

Gude, Paul.

Summary: Loud, boisterous Elephant learns how to be friends with calm, quiet Giraffe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney * Hyperion Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GUD

Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto)

Summary: A lonely giraffe teams up with the nine playful monkeys.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1989

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE REY

Flory, Neil

Summary: When Boba tries to take a group photograph of the tallest animals in the world, he has trouble fitting Geri, the shortest giraffe who ever lived, into the picture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman & Co 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FLO

Leung, Hilary

Summary: Giraffe is cranky, so his friends try to cheer him up, but Giraffe will not laugh at anything.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cartwheel Books, an imprint of Scholastic 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD LEU

Marino, Gianna

Summary: While playing hide-and-seek with her brother, Little Giraffe describes him to other animals, and wonders how she will ever be just like him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MAR

John, Jory

Summary: "A giraffe struggles to feel comfortable with his neck"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Joh

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE JOH

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JOH

Kraegel, Kenneth

Summary: A lonely servant girl with no family works in the palace of Queen Theodora, where she is tormented by a spoiled princess and finds comfort by singing and making unexpected friends with giraffes who visit her window.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

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Summary: Super Fly Guy: Fly Guy loves the school lunchroom. He loves the dirty dishes, the smelly mop, and the garbage cans. But when the lunch ladies discover there's a fly in the cafeteria, chaos ensues! Though Fly Guy makes a mess of things, he also shows his powers as a Super Fly Guy!

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2010

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Iwasa, Megumi

Summary: When Giraffe decides to write a letter and send it to the other side of the horizon, he finds a penguin pen pal and the two curious animals begin to exchange letters to try to learn more about each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gecko Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED IWA