Animals

That Mouse Can Fly

That Mouse Can Fly written by Kim Holley; illustrated by SaVanna Dixon Share What began as the most uneventful summer vacation day turned into an exciting, heart-pounding, fun-filled adventure. How fun would it be to hear stories of world travels from a furry little rodent and see colorful illustrations as well? Listen to the story of That Mouse Can Fly and let your imagination soar. An adventurous and imaginative little boy spends the summer on his Grandparents’ farm. During a treasure hunting expedition, his mind takes over when his boots get stuck in the mud and he sees something fly past...

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Seeds, Leaves, Fruits, and Roots

Seeds, Leaves, Fruits, and Roots Second in a series of early readers by Jerilynn Henrikson ~ illustrated by Patty Kahn Share Tweet Join Joe in Seeds, Leaves, Fruits, and Roots, Book 2 of a three volume series about his continuing adventures with gardening. Thanks to his pup, Moe, he finds his lost new hoe, and the veggie growing begins! Joe is growing too, and so will young readers as they expand vocabularies and ideas. Joe loves to share what he grows with his family and their lively, diverse community. Jerilynn Henrikson’s clever use of language and Patty Kahn’s colorful...

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Murphie and the Meerkat

Murphie and the Meerkat written by Kim Holley; illustrated by Biracial Almada Share Murphie always tries to be a good girl and not get into trouble but unfortunately, trouble always seems to find her!!  She didn’t see the harm in sneaking out a warm, fuzzy little baby meerkat from the zoo but she soon discovers just exactly why she shouldn’t have taken it. REVIEWS This is not only a fun story it also introduces people and kids of all — “This is not only a fun story it also introduces people and kids of all ages to the squirrel-sized members of the Mongoose family, the Meerkat. The...

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Friends Surprise Friends

Friends Surprise Friends written and illustrated by Jennifer R. Cuthbertson Share Meet an unlikely mix, a family of friends. Puppy Fish is a different type of animal, half dog half fish, much like a doggie mermaid, with a huge heart full of compassion. A one-eyed patch wearing pony named Captain Danny. Even with his vision disability his desire to help others with his kindness abounds. A side walking Cranky Crabby Crab, with a mood disorder, is always wants to go play. Despite his crankiness and whining, his friends show patience and kindness. Sunny, the monkey, pushes the limits with his...

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It’s Hard to Hug a Cow

It’s Hard to Hug a Cow

It’s Hard to Hug a Cow by Su Colstrom ~ illustrated by Susie Wecker Share It’s Hard to Hug a Cow is about a Registered Red Angus cow that is not just seen through the eyes of a human as a milk producing, profit making animal but as a friend. It’s Hard to Hug a Cow starts out with realistic pencil drawings going to cartoon drawings with comedic intent during the anticipated act of hugging this adorable critter. This is a fun book for those who love farm animals not to mention the Registered Red Angus raisers. P.S. My friends call me the Dr. Seuss of cows! This book is about the...

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No Weeds, No Bugs, No Bunnies

No Weeds, No Bugs, No Bunnies First in a series of early readers by Jerilynn Henrikson ~ illustrated by Patty Kahn     Jerilynn Henrikson and Patty Kahn have teamed up to create a series of early readers featuring Joe and his adventures with gardening. Any gardener knows that planting a garden takes determination. It seems problems always come up like weeds… or bugs… or bunnies. Follow gardener Joe in his three book journey as he learns more and more about the joys of planting, growing, and harvesting, and young readers learn more and more about the joys of learning, growing and...

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