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Adelita

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By Tomie dePaola, Tomie dePaola (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142401873
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Published: Puffin Books - August 3rd, 2004

You've read the Western version, now read the Mexican Cinderella story. With all of the familiar elements of the original story, this fantastically illustrated edition has the delightful additions of Mexican folk images. Filled with dePaolo's signature paintings of Mexico, this is a Cinderella that is not quite like any other. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Cha-Cha Chimps

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By Julia Durango, Eleanor Taylor (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781416995746
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 20th, 2010

These silly monkeys want to have fun, so they sneak out of the house and go dancing at the local watering hole with their animal friends. But soon it is time to go to bed. However, Mama has other plans for herself. Do the hokey-pokey with the hippo and a jitterbug with the lion, dance the night away with these and other animals. Serious fun for your own little one, and the dancing monkey in us all. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Princesses Are Not Quitters

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By Kate Lum, Sue Hellard (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781582349879
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - July 8th, 2005

Thinking that their servants have all the fun, a group of princesses swap jobs with them. What ensures is a lot more than they bargained for. However, they will finish what they started, because after all, princesses are not quitters. For the princess (or prince) in your life. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Porcupining: A Prickly Love Story

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By Lisa Wheeler, Janie Bynum (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316989121
Availability: Special Order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 2003

After trying to find love in all the wrong places (and a few misunderstandings), a porcupine finds love with an equally prickly hedgehog at a petting zoo. Amazing text and wonderfully bright illustrations will have this as a family favorite for years to come. Give it to your little one, or to the one that you are "Porcupining" over. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Stablemates: Starlight

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By Kristin Earhart, Dan Andreasen (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780439722377
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Cartwheel Books - March 2006

Starlight is part of the Breyer Stablemates series for early readers who love horses. These simple and wonderful stories teach different values such as friendship and patience. Comes with a postcard side picture of the type of horse the story is about. Also has facts about the breed and horses. Some titles, Patch, Snowflake, Diamond, Belle, Stormy, Lucky, Penny, and Fancy~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Stablemates: Patch

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By Kristin Earhart, Lisa Papp (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780439722360
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Published: Cartwheel Books - March 2006

Patch is part of the Breyer Stablemates series for early readers who love horses. These simple and wonderful stories teach different values such as friendship and patience. Comes with a postcard side picture of the type of horse the story is about. Also has facts about the breed and horses. Some titles, Starlight , Snowflake, Diamond, Belle, Stormy, Lucky, Penny, and Fancy~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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