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In New York by Marc Brown

Recommended Grades: 3-5

Part homage to Marc Brown’s beloved hometown and part travel guide, In New York is a great informational picture book about the largest city in the United States.   130 more words

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Rules of Summer by Shaun Tan

Recommended Grades: 5-8

What if the rules of summer feel completely arbitrary? What if your older brother is the only one who gets to make them up all summer long? 90 more words

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Hi, Koo! A Year of Seasons by Jon J Muth

Recommended Grades: 4-6

Using an adorable panda, Koo, Jon J. Muth challenges readers to stretch their minds and imaginations with twenty-six haiku about the four seasons. 155 more words

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Galapagos George by Jean Craighead George

Recommended Grades: 4-6

This is the story of the famous Lonesome George, a giant tortoise who was the last of his species, lived to be one hundred years old, and became known as the rarest creature in the world. 116 more words

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What Do You Do With An Idea? by Kobi Yamada

Recommended Grades: 4-6

A beautifully illustrated picture book with an inspiring message. This is the story of one brilliant idea and the child who helps bring it into the world. 147 more words

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