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Soccer

Picture Books

The Berenstain Bears get their kicks by Stan & Jan Berenstain

This is soccer by Margaret Blackstone; illustrated by John O'Brien

Willy the wizard by Anthony Browne

Soccer beat by written by Sandra Gilbert Brug; illustrated by Elisabeth Moseng

Short Stories

Location Author Title

For Younger Readers:

J Picture Book BAB   Baby Bear's Treasury: 25 Stories for the Very, Very Young
J Picture Book DUB Dobrin, A. Love Your Neighbor: Stories of Values and Virtues
J Picture Book MAH Mahy, M. Tick Tock Tales: Stories to Read around the Clock
J Picture Book POT Potter, Beatrix A Treasury of Mouse Stories
J Picture Book ROC Rockwell, Anne

Science Fair Experiment Books

Location Author Title
J 001.422 M Markle Discovering Graph Secrets: Experiments, Puzzles"¦
J 333.917 B Baines Coasts (Ecology Alert!)
J 363.13 P (Parenting) Ranger Rick Pollution; Problems and Solutions
J 372.35 B (Parenting) Brown Bubbles, Rainbows And Worms

J 500 B

Berenstain The Berenstain Bears' Science Fair

J 500 S

Poetry Books

The frogs wore red suspenders by rhymes by Jack Prelutsky ; pictures by Petra Mathers

A world of wonders : geographic travels in verse and rhyme by J. Patrick Lewis ; pictures by Alison Jay

Hoofbeats, claws, and rippled fins : creature poems by edited by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; art by Stephen Alcorn

Lemony Snicket Readalikes

The wolves of Willoughby Chase. Illustrated by Pat Marriott by Aiken, Joan, 1924-2004

The fall of Fergal, or, Not so dingly in the Dell by Philip Ardagh ; with illustrations by David Roberts

A house called Awful End by Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by David Roberts

Molly Moon's incredible book of hypnotism by Georgia Byng

Harry Potter Readalikes

Grades 3 and 4

Saving the griffin by Kristin Wolden Nitz

How to cheat a dragon's curse by as told to Cressida Cowell

Hugo Pepper by Paul Stewart & Chris Riddell

The wonderful flight to the Mushroom Planet by Eleanor Cameron

Hockey Books

Call Number Author Title
J Picture Book ABC Napier, M. Z is for Zamboni: A Hockey Alphabet
J Picture Book BOU Bourgeois, P. Franklin Plays Hockey
J Picture Book SIE Siemiatycki, J. The Hockey Card
J Easy Fiction LEONETTI Leonetti, M. The Goalie Mask
J Series A Krensky, S. Arthur and the Goalie Ghost
J Paperback C Hirschfeld, R.

Friends

Younger Readers

Gigi and Lulu's gigantic fight by Pamela Duncan Edwards ; illustrated by Henry Cole

Four friends in autumn by story and pictures by Tomie dePaola

Abby's chairs by written by Barbara Santucci ; illustrated by Debrah Santini

Explorers

Books with Many Explorers

The encyclopedia of explorers and adventurers by written by Justine Ciovacco

Exploring the New World by Rebecca Stefoff

The Viking explorers by Jim Gallagher

Exploring the polar regions by Jen Green; [illustrated by] David Antram

Baseball Fiction

Call #AuthorTitle
J PICTURE BOOK ALBAlborough, JezHit the ball Duck
J PICTURE BOOK EGAEgan, TimRoasted peanuts
J PICTURE BOOK ISAIsadora, RachelNick plays baseball
J PICTURE BOOK JORJordan, DelorisMichael's golden rules
J PICTURE BOOK LESLester, HelenBatter up Wombat
J PICTURE BOOK MACMackall, Dandi DaleyA girl named Dan
J PICTURE BOOK MADMadison, Al

Autumn/Fall

When autumn falls by Kelly Nidey ; illustrated by Susan Swan

Four friends in autumn by story and pictures by Tomie dePaola

I know it's autumn by Eileen Spinelli ; illustrated by Nancy Hayashi

Fall leaves by written by Don L. Curry ; illustrated by Aaron Jasinski

Autobiographies

A bookworm who hatched by Verna Aardema ; photographs by Dede Smith

My writing day by David A. Adler ; photographs by Nina Crews

Oksana : my own story by Oksana Baiul ; as told to Heather Alexander

Seeing the circle by Joseph Bruchac ; photographs by John Christopher Fine

Dr. Seuss' Birthday

The Canton Children's Library celebrated Dr. Seuss' birthday on March 2 with a Reading Celebration. Members of the Plymouth Whalers hockey team, along with veterinarian Marc Alsager and Canton firefighter Jamie Strassner joined us for stories and fun. Dr. Alsager's dog, Arrow, came for a visit, too.
Dr. Seuss storytime
Dogs and Girl at Seuss party