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Doggo and Pupper
Doggo and Pupper

Doggo, an older dog, learns how to welcome and accept a young puppy into the household.

Ancestor Approved
Ancestor Approved

Edited by award-winning and bestselling author Cynthia Leitich Smith, this collection of intersecting stories by both new…

Ben Yokoyama and the Cookie of Doom
Ben Yokoyama and the Cookie of Doom

Eight-year-old Ben takes a fortune cookie literally, and believing he has only one day left to live, tries to do…

Amari and the Night Brothers
Amari and the Night Brothers

Thirteen-year-old Amari, a poor Black girl from the projects, gets an invitation from her missing brother to join the…

Lunch Box Bully
Lunch Box Bully

"Max outwits a bully and makes a new friend in this I Like to Read easy reader"--

Dog Meets Dog
Dog Meets Dog

Big Dog and Little Dog meet, become friends, and have adventures together.

Ducks Run Amok!
Ducks Run Amok!

"When a flock of ducks arrives at an unsuspecting turtle's pond, the turtle is mistaken for a green duck and can't seem…

Roller Bears
Roller Bears

A group of bears love to roller skate.

Camila the Baking Star
Camila the Baking Star

Camila and her papa enter a baking competition on TV. As they start their challenge, Camila is determined to take…

Fox at Night
Fox at Night

Fox is up late in the night. There are shadows and noises everywhere. Fox is sure the night is full of monsters!

Ferry Boat
Ferry Boat

A child describes each moment of the ferry boat ride from Manhattan to Staten Island and back, including seeing the…

The Doll in the Hall and Other Scary Stories
The Doll in the Hall and Other Scary Stories

The Clark children are Mia's first babysitting job, and everything is going fine until she sees a life-sized doll sitting…

Crazy for Apples
Crazy for Apples

Emma, a deaf girl, and her best friend Izzie are going to the apple orchard today in order to pick apples for cooking,…

Cat Likes Red
Cat Likes Red

Illustrations and simple text follow Cat as he explores seven monochromatic landscapes, including a yellow field and a…

Laxmi's Mooch
Laxmi's Mooch

After Laxmi's friend Zoe points out the hairs on her lip, Laxmi is very self-conscious until her East Indian parents help…

My First Day
My First Day

"This is no ordinary first journey. The rainy season has come to the Mekong Delta, and An, a young Vietnamese boy, sets…

Trouble
Trouble

A squirrel sees nothing but trouble in a bear newcomer who has terrible teeth, knife-like claws, and an oversized…

The Ramble Shamble Children
The Ramble Shamble Children

"Five siblings worry that their shabby old house isn't 'proper' enough, but come to see that it's perfect just the way it…

I Am A Bird
I Am A Bird

Each morning, a little girl and her dad ride their bike to school. As they twist and turn through the city streets, the…

Gifts of the Magpie
Gifts of the Magpie

A helpful magpie misunderstands her friends' requests, but they soon discover her gifts are more useful than they first…

Dreams for A Daughter
Dreams for A Daughter

A black mother describes her dreams for her newborn daughter, and her hopes for a future in which her little one will…

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