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The Apothecary
The Apothecary
by Maile Meloy
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A whimsical adventure with elements of intrigue and menace, The Apothecary is a sweet coming-of-age tale set in Cold War London. Like the tonics and balms in the story, the author deftly mixes the first whispers of love and heartache with just the right... (read more)

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The Rabbits' Wedding
The Rabbits' Wedding
by Garth Williams
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Eeee! This book will fill you with an endless supply of the warm fuzzies. And, who knew, but when the title was first published in 1958 it was banned! Adorable bunnies equals controversy? Unfortunately, yes. It was banned because it supposedly encouraged... (read more)

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Kid Made Modern
Kid Made Modern
by Todd Oldham
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Perfect for the young and the young at heart, this kapow of a craft book has tons of projects and ideas for kids and adults with fresh and modern twists. I think of myself as somewhat crafty, but Kid Made Modern had great and inventive ideas that even I... (read more)

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Slowly, Slowly, Slowly, Said the Sloth
Slowly, Slowly, Slowly, Said the Sloth
by Eric Carle
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Eric Carle... Sloths... What else could you want? Sloths are soooooo adorable! Sloths are cool! Some fun facts about them: Three-toed sloths have an extra vertebrae in their neck that lets them turn their head 270 degrees! They love naps! Sloths sleep 15-... (read more)

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The Brick Bible: The New Testament: A New Spin on the Story of Jesus
The Brick Bible: The New Testament: A New Spin on the Story of Jesus
by Brendan Powell Smith
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Completely ignore whatever your own inclinations are toward organized religion when picking up this book. Cuz it's KWAZY! Everybody can take something away from this, even if it's just enjoying looking at literal interpretations of Bible passages in LEGO... (read more)

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The Rogue Crew (Redwall)
The Rogue Crew (Redwall)
by Brian Jacques
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The Rogue Crew follows the Hares of the Long Patrol and a band of sea otters as they join forces to stop evil Razzid Wearat from conquering Redwall. It's bittersweet, since the book was published after Brian Jacques passed away.... (read more)

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Cozy Classics-Moby Dick Board (Cozy Classics)
Cozy Classics-Moby Dick Board (Cozy Classics)
by Jack Wang
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I have never laughed so much at a board book! Authors who plainly have the best tongue-in-cheek sense of humor ever present 12 words and 12 needle-felted illustrations. This is the perfect book for those who enjoy "artisanal knots" and find Portlandia... (read more)

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The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures
The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures
by Edward Ball
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From the author of the National Book Award winner Slaves in the Family, The Inventor and the Tycoon is about the partnership of Eadweard Muybridge and Leland Stanford — one an eccentric inventor of stop-motion photography, the other a railroad... (read more)

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A Little Book of Sloth
A Little Book of Sloth
by Lucy Cooke
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Do you shriek or weep easily? Then be prepared to go into overload! These little bundles of SQUEE! will melt even the most curmudgeonly naysayers. You'll  find yourself saying, "Kittens? What kittens?", or possibly becoming what I call "sloth-drunk." As... (read more)

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The Little Book of Hindu Deities: From the Goddess of Wealth to the Sacred Cow
The Little Book of Hindu Deities: From the Goddess of Wealth to the Sacred Cow
by Sanjay Patel
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Pixar animator Sanjay Patel presents the major gods and goddesses of Hinduism in a colorful and friendly form, perfect for kids interested in other cultures or mythologies. For example, previously I associated Kali with the Temple of Doom and the... (read more)

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Snowman (78 Edition)
Snowman (78 Edition)
by Raymond Briggs
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The Snowman is a timeless classic. Wonderfully sweet and nostalgic illustrations conjure all kinds of winterland memories and fantasies. It's wordless, so it's a lovely choice for even the littlest reader.... (read more)

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Animalibus: Of Animals and Cultures #1: The Breathless Zoo: Taxidermy and the Cultures of Longing
Animalibus: Of Animals and Cultures #1: The Breathless Zoo: Taxidermy and the Cultures of Longing
by Rachel Poliquin
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No Kiss for Mother
No Kiss for Mother
by Tomi Ungerer
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