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Hawkes, Kevin.

Summary: A down-on-his-luck painter with poor eyesight teams up with a dog with a knack for painting portraits.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAW

Ibbotson, Eva.

Summary: A young English boy decides to establish a sanctuary for an assortment of ghosts when the homes they have haunted are replaced by highways and other modern "improvements."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Ibbotson

Isaacs, Anne.

Summary: In 1870, Tulip Jones, a wealthy, self-reliant widow from England, acquires the By-Golly Gully Ranch in Texas and soon finds herself saddled with 1000 suitors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ISA

Anderson, M. T.

Summary: A boy enjoys living quietly by himself at The End of the World until Mr. Constantine Shimmer, "Professional Visionary," builds an inn and an amusement park, demanding that tourists come and have "Fun Without End!"

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Ander

Black, Michael Ian.

Summary: Illustrations and simple text describe the back ends of various animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE Bla

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Black 2008

Ibbotson, Eva.

Summary: After twelve-year-old Annika, a foundling living in late nineteenth-century Vienna, inherits a trunk of costume jewelry, a woman claiming to be her aristocratic mother arrives and takes her to live in a strangely decrepit mansion in Germany.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC IBB

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Ibbotson

Black, Michael Ian.

Summary: Explains precisely why, although it may sound like a good idea, gathering hundreds of pigs to march in a parade through one's hometown is inadvisable.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BLA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BLA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Black 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Reference, Call number: JE REF BLA

Cowan, Catherine.

Summary: When a piano which loves to play "symphonies" but refuses to practice is sold for use as a storage chest, it escapes with the help of a child and plunges into the sea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Cowan 1998

Jackson, Richard

Summary: Through illustrations and simple, rhyming text, a book invites its reader to explore fluffy, furry, or squishy objects and creatures, both real and imaginary, that are found within its pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE JAC

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAC

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE JAC

Sierra, Judy

Summary: Presents an account of the early career of Ted Geisel, otherwise known as Dr. Seuss, describing how he adhered to strict literary guidelines while writing "The Cat in the Hat."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 SEU

Staniszewski, Anna

Summary: Ben selects from the shelter a most unusual "dog" that wreaks havoc in town until she has a chance to prove her worth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE STA

Stutson, Caroline.

Summary: In this cumulative story, a cat's pursuit of a toe sets off a chain of events.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE STU

Contents: The night before Christmas-- and more classic holiday tales. The night before Christmas / by Clement Clarke Moore, illustrated by Ruth Sanderson -- In the month of Kislev / by Nina Jaffe, illustrated by Louise August -- Seven candles for Kwanzaa / by Andrea Davis Pinkney, illustrated by Brian Pinkney -- Too many tamales / by Gary Soto, illustrated by Ed Martinez -- Max's Christmas / written and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods Studios 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: DVD JUV NIG

De la Mare, Walter

Summary: A kind but poor farmer gains a fortune and his rich brother's envy when he grows an enormous turnip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: D.R. Godine 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.21 DEL

Fleischman, Paul.

Summary: A young girl watches as the activities across the street from her bus stop become a circus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Fleischman, Paul.

Summary: Wesley's garden produces a crop of huge, strange plants which provide him with clothing, shelter, food, and drink, thus helping him create his own civilization and changing his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FLE

Grossman, Bill.

Summary: Little sister has no problem eating one hare, two snakes, and three ants, but when she gets to ten peas, she throws up quite a mess.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GRO
1 available in Juvenile Reference, Call number: JE REF GRO

Ibbotson, Eva.

Summary: As they get older, several sisters decide that they must kidnap children and bring them to their secluded island home to help with the work of caring for an assortment of unusual sea creatures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Ibbotson

Isaacs, Anne.

Summary: In 1870, Tulip Jones, a wealthy, self-reliant widow from England, acquires the By-Golly Gully Ranch in Texas and soon finds herself saddled with 1000 suitors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E ISA

Knudsen, Michelle.

Summary: A lion starts visiting the local library but runs into trouble as he tries to both obey the rules and help his librarian friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E KNU

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Knudsen

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KNU

Knudsen, Michelle.

Summary: A lion starts visiting the local library but runs into trouble as he tries to both obey the rules and help his librarian friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2006

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Krull, Kathleen.

Summary: "Traces the life of L. Frank Baum from his dreamy privileged childhood in mid-19th-century upstate New York through the many detours on his road to Oz. A failure as an actor, a breeder of prize chickens, a merchant in a wild west town, among other occupations, he finally made a success doing exactly what he had always loved to do: tell stories for children."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 BAU

Kuskin, Karla.

Summary: After a boy's mother buys him a hat, she buys him a mouse, shoes, boots, skis, mask, cello, and an elephant--none of which he is ever without.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Laura Geringer Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KUS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KUS

Lasky, Kathryn.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Describes the life and work of Eratosthenes, the Greek geographer and astronomer who accurately measured the circumference of the Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ERA

Copies Available at Peninsula

2 available in Stacks, Call number: JB ERATHOST LAS
Call number: JB ERATOSTHE LAS