|JE BUN||ONE GREEN APPLE|
While on a school field trip to an orchard to make cider, a young Muslim immigrant named Farah gains self-confidence when the green apple she picks perfectly complements the other students' red apples.
A farm family scurries for shelter from a violent thunderstorm that brings welcome relief from the heat and also an unexpected surprise.
J 599.635 HAT
|OWEN AND MZEE : The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship|
Details through text and photographs the special bond shared by Owen, an orphaned hippo, and Mzee, a 130-year-old giant tortoise.
|JE KLA||THIS IS NOT MY HAT|
A little fish thinks he can get away with stealing a hat.
Recycling magic turns a garbage-filled park into a "greentastic" garden.
|JE LEV||HENRY'S FREEDOM BOX|
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia.
|JE MCC||ADELE & SIMON|
When Adele walks her little brother Simon home from school he loses one more thing at every stop: his drawing of a cat at the grocer's shop, his books at the park, his crayons at the art museum, and more.
|JE MOR||MR. MOSQUITO PUT ON HIS TUXEDO|
Mr. Mosquito saves the insect ball from an intruding bear. Illustrations reveal a surprise ending.
|Barbara Olenyik Morrow|
|JE ROD||FIRST GRADE STINKS|
First-grader Haley wishes she were back having fun in kindergarten with her old teacher, until she finds out that first-grade is special, too.
|Mary Ann Rodman|
|JE SWA||THE HOUSE IN THE NIGHT|
Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore the light that makes a house in the night a home filled with light.
|Susan Marie Swanson|
|JE WIL||TIME TO SLEEP, SHEEP THE SHEEP!|
Cat the Cat has a slumber party with her animal friends.
|JE WOO||COMING ON HOME SOON|
After Mama takes a job in Chicago during World War II, Ada Ruth stays with Grandma but misses her mother who loves her more than rain and snow.
|JE RED CHA||CORK & FUZZ : The Swimming Lessons|
Cork the muskrat wants his best friend Fuzz, a possum, to visit his home, but first he must teach Fuzz to swim and not be afraid of the water.
|JE RED DIC||BINK AND GOLLIE|
Two roller-skating best friends--one tiny, one tall--share three comical adventures involving outrageously bright socks, an impromptu trek to the Andes, and a most unlikely marvelous companion.
|JE RED HOW||HOUNDSLEY AND CATINA : Plink and Plunk|
Houndsley likes canoeing and his friend Catina likes bicycling, but each has to help the other learn to enjoy these activities in order to do them together.
|JE RED KOH||DUCKS GO VROOM|
Relates three silly ducks' rather impolite visit to their Auntie Goose's house, introducing simple action and noise words.
|JE RED LIN||LING & TING : Not Exactly the Same|
Ling and Ting are identical twins that people think are exactly the same, but time and again they prove to be different.
|JE RED LOB||THE FROGS AND TOADS ALL SANG|
Presents a linked collection of ten short stories in rhyme featuring frogs, toads, and polliwogs.
|JE RED MAN||KATIE WOO, WHERE ARE YOU?|
While shopping with her parents in a mall, Katie helps a lost boy, not realizing that she may be lost, too.
|JE RED MAY||JUST A LITTLE SICK|
Staying home from school when he falls ill, Little Critter visits the doctor and is ordered to stay in bed to get plenty of rest while his mother cares for him.
|JE RED MCM||PEARL AND WAGNER : One Funny Day|
April Fools' Day turns into a bad day for Wagner the mouse when his best friend, Pearl the rabbit, and other children and adults at school play tricks on him.
|JE RED RYL||MR. PUTTER AND TABBY CLEAR THE DECKS|
To relieve the boredom of a long, hot summer, Mr. Putter and his cat Tabby join their fun-loving neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, and her mischievous dog Zeke on an adventurous sightseeing boat cruise.
|JE RED WEE||MAC AND CHEESE|
Two cats that are as different as night and day are nevertheless best friends.
|JE RED YEE||MOUSE AND MOLE : A Winter Wonderland|
Best friends Mouse and Mole enjoy playing in the snow with Sno-Mouse and Sno-Mole, two more best friends.
|Herbert Wong Yee|