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Moser, Barry

Summary: "Illustrator Barry Moser renders the memories of his youth--in luminous drawings and candid prose--on his quest to understand how he and his identically raised brother could have become such very different men"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 MOSER, BARRY MOS

Moser, Barry.

Summary: Highlights sixteen episodes in the development of aviation ranging from balloons to the space shuttle. Also includes a time line and historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Willa Perlman Books 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.1309 MOS

Moser, Barry.

Summary: A humorous retelling of the fatal episodes in the lives of two foolish pigs and how the third pig manages to avoid the same fate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MOS

Moser, Barry.

Summary: "Preeminent illustrator Barry Moser renders the memories of his youth--in luminous drawings and candid prose--on his quest to understand how he and his identically raised brother could have become such very different men. Barry and Tommy Moser were born of the same parents, were raised in the same small Tennessee community where they slept in the same bedroom and were poisoned by their family's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Moser 2015

Harper, Dan

Summary: A cat describes her activities at various times throughout the day from morning to night. Features a clock with movable hands.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Hausman, Gerald.

Summary: A collection of traditional tales about dogs from around the world, arranged in such categories as "The Trickster Dog," "The Enchanted Dog," and "The Super Dog."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 1999

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.24

Irving, Washington

Summary: In the first of these two tales set in the Catskill Mountains, a man sleeps for twenty years and wakens to a much-changed world; in the second, a superstitious schoolmaster encounters a headless horseman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1986

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

Lasky, Kathryn.

Summary: An illustrated biography of young Samuel Clemens, who grew up to be the writer known as Mark Twain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace & Co. 1998

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB TWAIN LAS

Wood, Douglas

Summary: At the height of World War II, only a few days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Prime Minister Winston Churchill began an extraordinary visit, during which they made plans that would lead to the success of the Allied powers as well as to a continuing peace after the war ended.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.5322 WOO

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J940.53 WOO

Doyen, Denise.

Summary: A cautionary tale for mice written in nonsense verse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE DOY

Hamilton, Virginia

Summary: An illustrated collection of twenty-five myths from various parts of the world explaining the creation of the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1988

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 291.24 HAM

Hodges, Margaret

Summary: An illustrated retelling of the legend of Saint Jerome and the lion that he sheltered in his monastery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1991

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MacLachlan, Patricia.

Summary: Collects poems from the perspective of various cats who love, stalk, and sleep.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.54 MAC

Maclean, Norman

Summary: From its first magnificent sentence, "In our family, there was no clear line between religion and fly fishing", to the last, "I am haunted by waters", A River Runs Through It is an American classic. Based on Norman Maclean's childhood experiences, A River Runs Through It has established itself as one of the most moving stories of our time; it captivates readers with vivid descriptions of life...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Chicago Press 1989

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MAC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MAC

Oates, Joyce Carol

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OAT

Palatini, Margie.

Summary: When Chucky Ducky feels the earth beneath him grumble and rumble, he runs to alert the other barnyard animals to the coming earthquake, but just as a wily weasel is about to take advantage of their fears, the true source is revealed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2002

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

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Palat

Palatini, Margie.

Summary: Retells the fable of a frustrated fox that, after many tries to reach a high bunch of grapes, decides they must be sour anyway.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE PAL

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PAL

Winters, Kay.

Summary: Individual craftsmen, artists, and laborers describe the work that they do in Egypt during the time of the Old Kingdom, and the historical note places them in context.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 932 WIN

Hamilton, Virginia.

Summary: A collection of stories, featuring sparrows, jays, buzzards, and bats, based on those African American tales originally written down by Martha Young on her father's plantation in Alabama after the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Sky Press 1996

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.24 HAM

Harper, Isabelle.

Summary: When the puppy Floyd joins the family, Eliza and Isabelle see how Rosie the family dog reacts and learn what it is like having and being a younger sibling.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Kipling, Rudyard

Summary: A collection of the well-known stories, including "How the Whale Got his Throat," "The Elephant's Child," and "The Butterfly That Stamped." For more than 100 years, these brilliant, delightful tales by Nobel Prize winner Rudyard Kipling have entertained young and old alike. Full color.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow/Books of Wonder 1996

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

Kumin, Maxine

Summary: Harry the Horse excels at calming skittish equines in Adams & Son's show-horse barn, but he faces a different challenge when mischievous six-year-old Algernon Adams the Third arrives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: E KUM

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KUM

Nolen, Jerdine.

Summary: When Ellie makes three wishes and begins to believe in the magic of Christmas, all kinds of miracles occur, from broken tree lights twinkling again, to angel shapes appearing in snow, to the biggest of all: a baby brother arriving soon. It all happened in the time of Billy Lee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Jump at the Sun Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE NOL

Palatini, Margie.

Summary: Three billy goats, unable to cross a bridge because they cannot pay the toll, form a car pool with The Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood, and Jack of beanstalk fame to get past the rude Troll.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2005

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