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Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101918715
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Published: Tundra Books - October 4th, 2016

New York Times Bestselling series

“Hilarious and charming. The most lovable duo since Frog and Toad.” —NYT-bestselling creator of the Dog Man and Captain Underpants series, Dav Pilkey

Eva's Treetop Festival: Branches Book (Owl Diaries #1) Cover Image
By Rebecca Elliott, Rebecca Elliott (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780545683623
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - January 6th, 2015

This adorable early chapter book series is perfect for young girls who love friendship stories starring animal characters!

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers.

The Chicken Squad: The First Misadventure Cover Image
By Doreen Cronin, Kevin Cornell (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781442496774
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2015

They might be chicks, but they sure aren’t chicken, and they’re on a mission. And on this, their first (mis)adventure “in this delightful spinoff of the J.J. Tully series” (Kirkus Reviews), the Chicken Squad launches a galactic backyard expedition.

Meet the Chicken Squad: Dirt, Sugar, Poppy, and Sweetie.

A New Friend (The Adventures of Sophie Mouse #1) Cover Image
By Poppy Green, Jennifer A. Bell (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781481428323
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Published: Little Simon - January 20th, 2015

In this first of a charming series about a little mouse and her forest friends, Sophie Mouse must convince her classmates—and herself—that a new student is nothing to fear. Even if he is a snake! Readers will delight in The Adventures of Sophie Mouse!

In the first book of The Adventures of Sophie Mouse, springtime has arrived at Silverlake Forest!

Dragons and Marshmallows (Zoey and Sassafras #1) Cover Image
By Asia Citro, Marion Lindsay (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781943147090
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Published: Innovation Press - March 14th, 2017

A New York Public Library Best Books for Kids 2017 Pick With magical animals, science, mystery, and adventure -- the brand new series Zoey and Sassafras has something for everyone Easy-to-read language and illustrations on nearly every page make this series perfect for a wide range of ages.

Douglas Cover Image
By Randy Cecil, Randy Cecil (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763633974
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Published: Candlewick - September 10th, 2019

In his follow-up to Lucy, Randy Cecil again tells a visually arresting tale in four acts — this time about a brave movie-theater mouse on a daring adventure.