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  • Marvelous MattieMarvelous Mattie : How Margaret E. Knight Became an Inventor

    McCully, Emily Arnold.

    This book describes inventor Margaret E. Knight's childhood, explains how her interest in mechanical innovations began, and tells the story of her invention of a paper bag maker and her legal battle for the patent after someone stole her idea.

  • Sheep 101Sheep 101

    Morris, Richard T.

    One hundred sheep have leapt over a fence to help a child fall asleep, but chaos ensues when Sheep 101 has a problem.

  • The Boo-Boos that Changed the WorldThe Boo-Boos that Changed the World : A True Story about an Accidental Invention (Really)

    Wittenstein, Barry.

    In the 1920s, a cotton buyer named Earle Dickson worked for Johnson & Johnson and had a klutzy wife who often injured herself. The son of a doctor, Earle set out to create an easier way for her to bandage her injuries.

  • Where Are My Books?Where Are My Books?

    Ohi, Debbie Ridpath.

    Spencer loves books and reads one every night, sometimes aloud, and then puts the book back in its place. One morning, his favorite book is missing and the next day another, each replaced by a different object.

  • ElmoreElmore

    Hobbie, Holly.

    Elmore is a porcupine desperate to make friends, but it is difficult when you're covered with spikes that shoot off your back every so often. The goodness of his forest community ultimately shines through as the animals find a way to connect with him.

  • Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns to ListenHoward B. Wigglebottom Learns to Listen

    Binkow, Howard.

    Howard B. Wigglebottom has a great deal of difficulty listening, which gets him into a great deal of trouble.

  • Waiting Is Not Easy!Waiting Is Not Easy!

    Willems, Mo.

    Piggie tells Gerald she has a surprise for him, but Gerald must be patient.

  • Sting: It Takes a Crook to Catch a CrookSting: It Takes a Crook to Catch a Crook : Book 2

    Watson, Jude.

    When March and Jules's latest job goes wrong, they end up with one jewel, a sapphire called the Morning Star, one of three cursed jewels. The only way they can break the curse is to elude the FBI, Interpol, and a gang of international criminals. Book #2.

  • Snow Globe FamilySnow Globe Family

    O'Connor, Jane.

    wo families, one a tiny one that lives in a snow globe in a larger family's home, anxiously await a big snowstorm.

  • The Univers Ate My HomeworkThe Univers Ate My Homework

    Zeltser, David.

    Abby hates doing homework. In fact, she'll do just about anything to get out of it. So when she discovers and amazing scientific recipe for creating a parallel universe where she'll never have to do homeowrk again, she's ready to jump right in.

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  • Noodleheads See the FutureNoodleheads See the Future

    Arnold, Ted.

    Inspired by folktales about fools from around the world, brothers Mac and Mac Noodlehead exasperate Uncil Ziti, are foolded by their friend Meatball, and make a garden for their mother.

  • Stick Dog Tries to Take the DonutsStick Dog Tries to Take the Donuts / Book 5

    Watson, Tom, 1965-, author.

    Stick Dog and his team of strays are off on another outrageous canine caper. To snatch some breakfast treats for his hungry pals, Stick Dog will need to stop a moving truck, outfox a man on a telephone pole, and calm down a very caffeinated Karen. But that's not all. He'll also need to manage the greatest confrontation in history when his good friend Poo-Poo comes face-to-face with the ultimate enemy--a squirrel. With Stick Dog's smarts, daring, loyalty--and patience--he just might lead his buddies to the best breakfast ever.

  • Noodlehaed NightmaresNoodlehaed Nightmares

    Arnold, Ted.

    Mac and Mac, who love pie and hate making their beds, are hollow-headed.

  • My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish: Jurassic CarpMy Big Fat Zombie Goldfish: Jurassic Carp : Book 6

    O'Hara, Mo.

    In the first of two stories, zombie goldfish Frankie is good at saving the day, but the medieval-day-reenactment joust may be too much. In the second story, Tom's evil brother clones a Jurassic carp, putting the school in danger. Book #6.

  • CheetahsCheetahs

    Archer, Claire.

    Through simple text and photographs, young readers will learn about cheetahs.

  • The Secret World of MermaidsThe Secret World of Mermaids / Book 8

    Quinn, Jordan, author.

    Lucas and Clara are floating on a raft when a wave casts them into the sea, where Lucas catches a glimpse of a coral kindom and a dark-haired mermaid helps him, but when his father, King Caleb, hears of this, he scolds Lucas and tells him he has broken an age-old pact.

  • Biscuit Loves the LibraryBiscuit Loves the Library

    Capucilli, Alyssa Satin.

    There is so much to do - and there are so many friends to see- at the library!.

  • Pete the Cat: Pete's Big LunchPete the Cat: Pete's Big Lunch

    Dean, James.

    Pete the cat shares his big lunch with his friends.

  • Tales From a Not-So-Happy HeartbreakerTales From a Not-So-Happy Heartbreaker : Book 6

    Russell, Rachel Renee.

    Nikki Maxwell worries about asking a boy to her school's "sweetheart dance." Book #6.

  • Me! (Just Like You, Only Better)Me! (Just Like You, Only Better) : Book 12

    Benton, Jim.

    Everyone is copying Jamie, who has a short time to come up with an accomplishment by her birthday. Book #12.

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