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Ruby Finds a Worry (Big Bright Feelings) by Tom Percival - Book Review

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$17.99
ISBN: 9781547602377
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - September 3rd, 2019

One day Ruby, who is usually carefree, discovers she has a "Worry" that is following her around, and it's growing. When she notices her friend also has a "Worry," they discover a solution. If you share your concerns with someone, the "Worry" will go away. ~ Reviewed by Lori Stalcup


Margaret Wise Brown 5-Minute Stories by Margaret Wise Brown - Book Review

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$12.99
ISBN: 9781684128495
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Published: Silver Dolphin Books - September 3rd, 2019

Eight original stories by the author of Goodnight Moon, each illustrated by a different artist. The stories cover counting, seasons, adventure, nature, and dreams. Brown teaches children that stories can inspire creativity, and encourages them to anticipate what comes next. The rhymes are as fun for the reader as they are for the child who listens. ~ Reviewed by Beth Byrne


How Do Dinosaurs Say Happy Chanukah? (How Do Dinosaurs...?) by Jane Yolen - Book Review

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By Jane Yolen, Mark Teague (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338330328
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Published: The Blue Sky Press - September 3rd, 2019

Another hilarious Jane Yolen dinosaur book that speaks to children on how—or how not to—behave on Chanukah. Text that rhymes coupled with superb illustrations. ~ Reviewed by Gail Cosgriff


The Shortest Day by Susan Cooper - Book Review

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By Susan Cooper, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763686987
Availability: Backordered
Published: Candlewick - October 22nd, 2019

A beautiful ode to the rituals and celebrations passed on through the ages as communities would gather to stave off the dark and to usher in a new year filled with light on the night of the solstice. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


Christmas Is Coming! An Advent Book - Book Review

Whether you’re singing a carol, crafting an ornament, or playing a game, the entire family will enjoy this sweetly illustrated book. A lovely and creative alternative to the traditional advent calendar, bound to be a keepsake for years to come. ~ Reviewed by Linda Then


Dasher: How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever by Matt Tavares - Book Review

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By Matt Tavares, Matt Tavares (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536201376
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Published: Candlewick - September 10th, 2019

A very sweet, beautifully illustrated origin story of how Santa's team of reindeer came to be, all due to the actions of a brave little doe and the one wish she kept in her heart. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


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