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Baby Monkey, Private Eye

Brian Selznick and David Serlin

Who is Baby Monkey? He is a baby. He is a monkey. He has a job. He is Baby Monkey, Private Eye! Lost jewels? Missing pizza? Stolen spaceship? Baby Monkey can help...if he can manage to figure out how to put his pants on! Baby Monkey's adventures come to life in an exciting blend of picture book, beginning reader, and graphic novel. Ages 4 to 9.

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I Can Be Anything!: Don't Tell Me I Can't

Diane Dillon

Enthusiastically embracing the wonders she encounters, young Zoe imagines herself in a variety of careers, from a wildlife vet and a paleontologist to a teacher and the U.S. president, and boldly dismisses the voices of doubt that would slow her down. Ages 4 to 8.

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Old Hat

Emily Gravett

Harbet likes his comfy knitted hat, but the others keep jeering at him—OLD HAT! OLD HAT! No matter what headwear he buys, Harbet cannot keep up with the latest fashions. As soon as he gets a brand new hat, it is already…OLD HAT! But when he decides to go his own way, Harbet discovers just how much more fun it is to stop following others and think for yourself. Ages 3 to 6.

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The Serpent's Secret

Sayantani DasGupta

Up until her twelfth birthday, Kiranmala considered herself an ordinary sixth-grader in Parsippany, New Jersey, but then her parents disappear and a drooling rakkhosh demon shows up in her kitchen. Soon, she is swept into another dimension, full of magic, winged horses, talking birds (very annoying), and cute princes--and somehow Kiranmala needs to sort it all out, find her parents, and basically save the world. Ages 8 to 12.

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The Truth about Hippos

Maxwell Eaton

Did you know that there are two types of hippo: the common hippo and the pygmy hippo (which is like a common hippo but smaller)? Did you know that all hippos live in Africa? Did you know that hippos can’t actually swim? Discover these facts and many more in this lighthearted book that will make you laugh so hard you won’t even realize you’re learning something! Ages 5 to 9.

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