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On the Go Awesome Illustrated by Robert Neubecker Published by Knopf, an imprint of Penguin Random House
It's fun to watch trains, planes, excavators, and other things that go. It's even more fun to climb aboard. But most fun of all? Being the driver! This zippy read aloud allows kids to imagine themselves as the driver of everyday vehicles like a train, to the most extraordinary of all, a rocket ship.
Catkwondo Illustrated by Erin Hunting Published by Capstone Editions
Kitten wants to a break a board, but taekwondo is not easy. Kitten must focus. She must practice. And above all, she must be patient. Will Kitten's determination and dedication pay off? CATKWONDO delivers a turbo-charged story filled with action, fun, and encouragement. Korean phrases are intermixed throughout.
1, 2, 3, Jump! Illustrated by Madeline Valentine Published by Roaring Brook Press, an imprint of Macmillan Publishers
First swimming lessons can be exciting and terrifying, but this joyful and imaginative guide shows young readers how to conquer the pool. From what to wear (a bathing suit, of course!) to what to expect (no, your teacher will not be a mermaid), 1, 2, 3 Jump! covers the what if’s and how to’s of getting in the pool for the first time.
Right This Very Minute Illustrated by Renée Kurilla Published by Feeding Minds Press
What's that you say? You're hungry? Then you need a farmer. This delicious celebration of food and farming is sure to inspire readers of all ages to learn more about where their food comes from - right this very minute!
If You Had a Jetpack Illustrated by Linzie Hunter Published by Knopf, an imprint of Penguin Random House
Having a jetpack is fun--if you know what to do with one. Join one inventive little rabbit as he puts his new jetpack to good use by teaching his little brother how to build one, too, demonstrating its usefulness at school, giving the principal a ride home, fly south to visit Nana, and visiting the astronauts on the space station to help with a slight spaceship repair--bravely!
Time for Cranberries Illustrated by Jed Henry Published by Roaring Brook Press, an imprint of Macmillan Publishers
Follow Sam and his family through the process of collecting cranberries, from booming, corralling, and cleaning, all the way to eating. Filled with details of farmwork and machinery, TIME FOR CRANBERRIES is an informative and playful look at how American farms bring food to tables across the country.
TIME FOR CRANBERRIES is a Junior Library Guild selection, a 2016 Notable Social Studies Trade book for Young People K-2, and the 2017 Wisconsin Ag in the Classroom Book of the Year! Click on the book cover for a special behind-the-scenes look at the art!