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Weeks, Sarah.

Summary: Eggs, eggs, eggs--everyone wants eggs! But do they want the same kinds of eggs? NO! Some prefer scrambled, some like fried, and some even want them raw: a look at the many different ways to prepare the very same thing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WEE

Biddulph, Rob

Summary: In a busy city where all the dogs act and dress in a similar fashion, what would you do if you felt like you didn't fit in? In this rhyming story about acceptance and self-esteem, a unique dog ventures out to find her place in the world, only to discover that it's okay to be different and your friends and family will love you no matter what.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BID

Van Dusen, Chris

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: It's a summer day so beautiful and peaceful that Hattie, paddling in her canoe in the middle of a lake, can't help but sing. In the deep water below, a creature is lurking. He's huge and green, with a long, long neck and he rarely leaves his lair. But on this day, he hears something sweet and inviting. He hears a song. What happens when the creature rises to the surface is nothing short of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE VAN

Curry, Tyler

Summary: "Peter the peacock doesn't know how it happened, but he found himself growing up in a flock of pigeons. Surrounded by a world of grey, he found himself feeling less than his peers and was embarrassed by his feathers. After he fails to blend in, he decides that it's time to learn to fly on his own. Along the way, he meets new bird friends from all different flocks that teach him a lesson he will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mascot Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CUR

Allan, Nina

Summary: "Stitch by perfect stitch, Andrew Garvie makes exquisite dolls in the finest antique style. Like him, they are diminutive, but graceful, unique and with surprising depths. Perhaps that's why he answers the enigmatic personal ad in his collector's magazine. Letter by letter, Bramber Winters reveals more of her strange, sheltered life in an institution on Bodmin Moor, and the terrible events that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Other Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

Annable, Graham

Summary: "Peter and Ernesto are sloths. Peter and Ernesto are friends. Peter and Ernesto are nothing alike. Peter loves their tree and never wants to leave, while Ernesto loves the sky and wants to see it from every place on earth. So Ernesto leaves to have a grand adventure, and Peter stays behind and frets. Will their separation tear these friends apart...or can it bring them closer together?"--Page...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: JFIC ANN

Miller, Sara (Sara F.)

Summary: In this 24-page illustrated book, written from Vampirina's very unique point of view, we learn all about the new ghoul on the block and explore her amazingly monsterful world!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MIL

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1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE WAL

Zobel Nolan, Allia.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Flaps, pull tabs, touch-and-feel features help show how our differences make us special.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Reader's Digest Children's Books 2005

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Hogan, Mary

Summary: "The third child in a family that wanted only two, Muriel Sullivant has always been the outsider. Single at twenty-three, she's living in a New York City rent-stabilized walk-up, a weaver finch nest of an apartment fitted out as much by serendipity as by intent: note the three-legged bedside table, her squat hand-painted pine dresser, a splotchy framed mirror, the spindled bathroom corner...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOG

Gray, Karlin

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Feeling quite ordinary, a plain gray moth sadly compares itself to its more exotic kin, such as the Luna Moth, the Spider Moth, and the Hummingbird Moth. And the little moth feels even worse when a young girl sees it and says "Eww!" But things change when her brother explains that this particular type of moth is his favorite kind of insect. Maybe an ordinary moth is really extraordinary after...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2018

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Martin, Ann M.

Summary: A family of porcelain dolls that has lived in the same house for one hundred years is taken aback when a new family of plastic dolls arrives and doesn't follow The Doll Code of Honor.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2008

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Macartney, Sue

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Summary: "A young blue-footed booby named Benjamin has a knack for finding "treasure" (human discards). When his discovery of a mirror causes him to become insecure about his body, Benjamin uses his collection to change his features. But his changes make it impossible to swim and fish and fly, and Benjamin realizes he's exactly the way he's meant to be."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pajama Press 2020

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1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Carnavas, Peter

Summary: "Mary, a young girl with a meditative disposition, finds her quiet curiosity at odds with her boisterous family. Eventually, Mary is so still that she seems to fade from her family's sight. When calling loudly for her gets no result, the family tries quiet waiting instead and find both Mary and the simple beauty in slowing down to listen to the world."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pajama Press 2020

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Blevins, Wiley.

Summary: A young girl adopted from China sees that her hair and skin color are different from that of her parents. She finds, however, that there's much more to making a family than sharing red hair and freckles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Chair Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BLE

Adamson, Ged

Summary: Bernard isn't like other birds. His wings are impossibly long, and try as he might, he just can't seem to fly. He's left wondering what his wings are good for ... if they're even good for anything at all. But a chance encounter with a dejected orangutan leads Bernard to a surprising discovery: that maybe what makes him different is actually something to be embraced.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Two Lions 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ADA

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ADA

Sinke, Janet Mary

Summary: A young girl with purple hair has the courage to confront two divisive kings who oppress people who do not have red or blue hair.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: My Grandma and Me Publishers 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Sinke 2007

Kitze, Carrie A.

Summary: Gentle multicultural exploration of how people are alike despite differences in appearance, background or ethnicity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EMK Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIT

Bloom, Suzanne

Summary: A diverse group of animals show how friendship can be as simple as appreciating the critter next to you.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boyds Mills Press , an imprint of Highlights 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BLO

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: A family of porcelain dolls that has lived in the same house for one hundred years is taken aback when a new family of plastic dolls arrives and doesn't follow The Doll Code of Honor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Martin

Johnson, Chelsea

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A handy book about intersectionality that depicts the nuances of identity and embraces difference as a source of community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dottir Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JOH

Goldstyn, Jacques.

Summary: This is a charming, touching story about an imaginative boy whose best friend is an oak tree named Bertolt. The boy admits to being an outlier among his peers, but insists that while he is alone, he is never lonely. Being independent suits him, and he considers his difference to be his advantage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enchanted Lion Books 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE Fiction Goldstyn 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE GOL

Weeks, Sarah.

Summary: A look at the many different ways to prepare the very same food, as everyone in a diner orders eggs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2003

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WEE

Goeminne, Siska

Summary: "No One Else like You helps teach children about diversity and explains that despite our differences we all have something in common - we are all unique. The book features bright, playful illustrations that capture the beauty of individuals and humankind alike"--Cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Westminster John Knox Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GOE

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