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Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

Ode to an Onion: Pablo Neruda & His Muse Cover Image
ISBN: 9781944903343
Availability: Backordered
Published: Cameron Kids - October 9th, 2018

A poetic, beautifully illustrated picture book inspired by Ode to the Onion by Chilean poet Pablo Neruda (1904–1973).  Pablo has a lunch date with his friend Matilde, who shows the moody poet her garden. Where Pablo sees conflict and sadness, Matilde sees love and hope.

Parked Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399539039
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dial Books - February 4th, 2020

For fans of Rebecca Stead and Joan Bauer comes a scrappy, poignant, uplifting debut about family, friendship, and the importance of learning both how to offer help and how to accept it.

"A big-hearted novel with characters I wish were my friends in real life." --Gennifer Choldenko, author of the Al Capone at Alcatraz series

The Absolutely, Positively No Princesses Book Cover Image
By Ian Lendler, Deborah Zemke (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781939547514
Availability: Special Order
Published: Creston Books - September 3rd, 2018

Some kids like frills and sparkles and bows and lots of pink. And some don't. The girl who started The Absolutely, Positively No Princess Book is sure that she wants a story full of nature and adventure. But when a princess barges into the pages with her own opinions about what makes for a good story, the two learn that they each have something to offer. Together they make the best story of all.

One Day a Dot: The Story of You, The Universe, and Everything Cover Image
By Ian Lendler, Shelli Paroline (Illustrator), Braden Lamb (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781626722446
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: First Second - April 17th, 2018

One Day a Dot explores the age-old question: Where did we come from? Where did everything come from?

Starting with one tiny dot and continuing through the Big Bang to the rise of human societies, the story of our universe is told in simple and vivid terms. But the biggest question of all cannot be answered: Where did that one dot come from?

The Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue Presents Macbeth Cover Image
By Zack Giallongo (Illustrator), Ian Lendler
ISBN: 9781596439153
Availability: Special Order
Published: First Second - September 30th, 2014

The Stratford Zoo looks like a normal zoo... until the gates shut at night. That's when the animals come out of their cages to stage elaborate performances of Shakespeare's greatest works. They might not be the most accomplished thespians, but they've got what counts: heart. Also fangs, feathers, scales, and tails, in The Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue Presents Macbeth.