The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

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Atheneum Books for Young Readers #ad - Atheneum Books for Young Readers. The book that inspired the academy Award–winning short film, from New York Times bestselling author and beloved visionary William Joyce. Morris Lessmore loved words. He loved stories. He loved books. But every story has its upsets. Everything in morris Lessmore’s life, including his own story, is scattered to the winds.

But the power of story will save the day. Stunningly brought to life by william Joyce, one of the preeminent creators in children’s literature, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris lessmore is a modern masterpiece, showing that in today’s world of traditional books, no matter how you tell it, and apps, it’s story that we truly celebrate—and this story, eBooks, begs to be read again and again.

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Windows

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Candlewick #ad - Walking his dog at dusk, exploring your neighborhood, one boy catches glimpses of the lives around him in this lovely ode to autumn evenings, and coming home. Before your city goes to sleep, you might head out for a walk, your dog at your side as you go out the door and into the almost-night. Goodale have created a singular book — at once about the idea of home and the magic of curiosity, but also about how a sense of safety and belonging is something to which every child is entitled.

And as you go down your street and around the corner, the windows around you light up one by one until you are walking through a maze of paper lanterns, each one granting you a brief, glowing snapshot of your neighbors as families come together and folks settle in for the night. Anything can happen on such a walk: you might pass a cat, or a friend, or even an early raccoon.

Windows #ad - With a setting that feels both specific and universal and a story full of homages to The Snowy Day, Julia Denos and E. B.

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Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast

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Sterling Children's Books #ad - . Even without a drop of coffee! Sterling. Who will be the winner? Readers will be hungry to find out. Kirkus reviews the race is on! who will win the tastiest food fight ever? a thoroughly delicious picture book about the funniest "food fight" ever! Lady Pancake and Sir French Toast have a beautiful friendship—until they discover that there's ONLY ONE DROP of maple syrup left.

. But who will enjoy the sweet taste of victory? And could working together be better than tearing each other apart? The action-packed rhyme makes for an adrenaline-filled breakfast. Off they go, racing past the Orange Juice Fountain, skiing through Sauerkraut Peak, and reeling down the linguini. A tale of ‘to-go’ food that is good for you!

Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast #ad - Kearney's illustrations kick butter, with full command of the story's arc. Teachers and students alike will delight in this food fight.

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How to Read a Book

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HarperCollins #ad - Kwame alexander’s evocative poetry and Melissa Sweet’s lush artwork come together to take readers on a sensory journey between the pages of a book. How to read a book has received three starred reviews! Sterling. A stunning new picture book from newbery medalist kwame alexander and Caldecott Honoree Melissa Sweet! This New York Times bestselling duo has teamed up for the first time to bring you How to Read a Book, a poetic and beautiful journey about the experience of reading.

Find a tree—ablack tupelo ordawn redwood will do—andplant yourself. It’s okay if you prefer a stoop, like Langston Hughes. With these words, an adventure begins.

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Say Something

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Orchard Books #ad - If you have a brilliant idea. Say something! If you see an injustice. Reynolds explores the many ways that a single voice can make a difference. There are so many ways to tell the world who you are. What you are thinking. And how you'll make it better. Perfect for kid activists everywhere, this timely story reminds readers of the undeniable importance and power of their voice.

And what you believe. Each of us, have the chance to say something: with our actions, our words, each and every day, and our voices. The time is now: say somethiNG!"A motivational must-have for every collection. School Library Journal Sterling. Say something!in this empowering new picture book, beloved author Peter H.

Say Something #ad - From the creator of the new york times bestseller The Word Collector comes an empowering story about finding your voice, and using it to make the world a better place. A new york times BestsellerThe world needs your voice.

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Junkyard Wonders

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Philomel Books #ad - And it is here in the junkyard that Trisha learns the true meaning of genius, wonders, and that this group of misfits are, in fact, all of them. Based on a real-life event in Patricia Polacco's childhood, this ode to teachers will inspire all readers to find their inner genius. Sterling. She moved from her old town so she wouldn't be in a special class anymore! But then she meets her teacher, the quirky and invincible Mrs.

Peterson, and her classmates, an oddly brilliant group of students each with his or her own unique talent. When young trisha finds out her class at the new school is known as "The Junkyard, " she is devastated. Philomel Books.

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Saturdays and Teacakes

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Peachtree Publishing Company #ad - Set in a small town in the mid-sixties, the story evokes a gentler and more innocent time and place. Philomel Books. Afterwards, he always helps her make teacakes from scratch, breaking the eggs and stirring the batter. While she picks tomatoes, he pushes the lawnmower through the dew-wet grass. When i was nine or ten years old I couldn’t wait for Saturdays.

In this poetic memory, a young boy rides his bicycle every Saturday up and down country roads past farms, a graveyard, and a filling station, until he reaches his beloved Mammaw’s house. But the best part, he remembers, is eating the hot, sweet cakes fresh from the oven. Lester laminack’s richly detailed prose perfectly portrays the special relationship of a young boy and his grandmother.

Saturdays and Teacakes #ad - Award-winning illustrator Chris Soentpiet’s images beautifully capture the simplicity of an earlier time. Sterling. She is waiting for him.

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Each Kindness Jane Addams Award Book Awards

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Nancy Paulsen Books #ad - Nancy Paulsen Books. Jacqueline woodson is the 2018-2019 national ambassador for young people’s literaturewinner of a coretta scott king honor and the jane addams PEACE AWARD! Each kindness makes the world a little better This unforgettable book is written and illustrated by the award-winning team that created The Other Side and the Caldecott Honor winner Coming On Home Soon.

Every time maya tries to join Chloe and her friends, they reject her. When chloe's teacher gives a lesson about how even small acts of kindness can change the world, Chloe is stung by the lost opportunity for friendship, and thinks about how much better it could have been if she'd shown a little kindness toward Maya.

Each Kindness Jane Addams Award Book Awards #ad - . Philomel Books. Sterling. Chloe and her friends won't play with the new girl, Maya. With its powerful anti-bullying message and striking art, it will resonate with readers long after they've put it down. Eventually Maya stops coming to school.

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The Sandwich Swap

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Disney-Hyperion #ad - Sterling. Lily and Salma are best friends. Nancy Paulsen Books. Before they know it, a food fight breaks out. Used book in Good Condition. Philomel Books. In a glorious three-page gatefold at the end of the book, Lily, Salma, and all their classmates come together in the true spirit of tolerance and acceptance. Lily eats peanut butter and Salma eats hummus-but what's that between friends? It turns out, a lot.

Can lily and salma put aside their differences? Or will a sandwich come between them?The smallest things can pull us apart-until we learn that friendship is far more powerful than difference. They like doing all the same things, and they always eat lunch together.

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The Word Collector

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Orchard Books #ad - Philomel Books. And jerome? Jerome collected words. From the beloved bestselling creator of The Dot and our own Happy Dreamer comes an inspiring story about the transformative and profound power of words. A new york times bestsellernamed an Outstanding Literary Work for Children by the NAACPSome people collect stamps.

Reynolds, jerome discovers the magic of the words all around him -- short and sweet words, two-syllable treats, and multisyllable words that sound like little songs. Sterling. Words that connect, transform, and empower. From the creator of the dot, i am human, and Happy Dreamer comes a celebration of finding your own words -- and the impact you can have when you share them with the world.

The Word Collector #ad - . Nancy Paulsen Books. Used book in Good Condition. Some people collect art. In this extraordinary new tale from Peter H. Some people collect coins.

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The Name Jar

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Dragonfly Books #ad - But while unhei practices being a suzy, Laura, or Amanda, one of her classmates comes to her neighborhood and discovers her real name and its special meaning. Encouraged by her new friends, Unhei chooses her own Korean name and helps everyone pronounce it—Yoon-Hey. On the day of her name choosing, the name jar has mysteriously disappeared.

The new kid in school needs a new name! or does she?being the new kid in school is hard enough, but what about when nobody can pronounce your name? Having just moved from Korea, Unhei is anxious that American kids will like her. Used book in Good Condition. Her new classmates are fascinated by this no-name girl and decide to help out by filling a glass jar with names for her to pick from.

The Name Jar #ad - Sterling. Dragonfly Books. So instead of introducing herself on the first day of school, she tells the class that she will choose a name by the following week. Nancy Paulsen Books. Philomel Books.

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