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The Silver Nutmeg: The Story of Anna Lavinia and Toby (1956)

On another lavender blue day Anna Lavinia explores dew pond hill and travels through the dew pond to meet her cousin Toby.

Author(s): Palmer Brown
Illustrator(s): Palmer Brown

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Goodnight Moon (1947)

A bunny going to bed says goodnight to his room.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Clement Hurd

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Animal Gym (1956)

What would happen at school if elephants walked the balance beam, monkeys climbed all over the monkey bars, and tigers went up the rope?

Author(s): Beth Greiner Hoffman
Illustrator(s): Tibor Gergely

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Wagons West! (1996)

Pioneers head west to the Oregon territory by wagon train.

Author(s): Roy Gerrard
Illustrator(s): Roy Gerrard

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Harold at the North Pole (1958)

Harold goes looking for a Christmas tree, but first he has to lend Santa Claus a helping crayon.

Author(s): Crockett Johnson
Illustrator(s): Crockett Johnson

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Smuggler’s Island and the Devil Fires of San Moros (1928)

Five children, one only a baby, are abandoned on a desert island in the Sea of Cortez. Marian, the eldest, keeps them alive for seven years, waiting for the baby to grow big enough to survive the sea voyage to safety. Read online at Hathitrust.

Author(s): Clarissa Kneeland
Illustrator(s): Wallace Goldsmith
F. C. Yohn

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Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle (1957)

Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle is the widow of a pirate who lives in a house built upside down. When worried mothers call her about Jane or Darci’s behavior problems, she always has a solution.

Author(s): Betty MacDonald
Illustrator(s): Hilary Knight

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The House at Pooh Corner (1928)

This is the second book about Pooh and Christopher Robin and their friends. The cover is from the first trade edition. There were several special limited editions as well.

Author(s): A. A. Milne
Illustrator(s): Ernest H. Shepard

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The Foxbury Force (1994)

On the second Thursday of every month, the official town burglars carry out a daring daylight burglary to give the Foxbury Police Force practice in capturing burglars, until one day things do not go as planned.

Author(s): Graham Oakley
Illustrator(s): Graham Oakley

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Penrod (1914)

A saga of the American boy, in the days when the stable behind the house was empty but had not yet become a garage. Read online at archive.org.

Author(s): Booth Tarkington
Illustrator(s): Gordon Grant

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The King of Attolia (2006)

Married to the Queen of Attolia, Eugenides must consolidate their power before the Medes return.

Author(s): Megan Whalen Turner
Illustrator(s): Vince Natale

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Alexander Botts, Earthworm Tractors (1929)

When Alexander Botts offers his services to the Earthworm Tractor Company, they do not realize what they are in for - fortunately for them and for us.

Author(s): William Hazlett Upson
Illustrator(s): Tony Sarg

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Beau Geste (1927)

When a woman’s precious jewel goes missing, suspicion falls on her nephew. Beau leaves Britain to join the French Foreign Legion, followed by his brothers.

Author(s): P. C. Wren
Illustrator(s): Helen McKie

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The Wild Christmas Reindeer (1990)

Santa asks Teeka the elf to help the eight reindeer get ready to pull his sleigh on Christmas Eve.

Author(s): Jan Brett
Illustrator(s): Jan Brett

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Luigi and the Long-Nosed Soldier (1963)

Every Saturday Luigi takes the bus from Italy to Switzerland for his violin lesson with Professor Tagliatini. The new young soldier with the long nose who checks for smugglers steals his cakes from his lunch box, until one day Professor Tagliatini teaches him a lesson and reveals the real smugglers.

Author(s): Louis Slobodkin
Illustrator(s): Louis Slobodkin

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Calendarbears: A Book of Months (1997)

Each month of the year with the bear family.

Author(s): Kathleen Hague
Illustrator(s): Michael Hague

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The Book of Ghosts (2009)

A collection of classic ghost stories from Irving and Alcott to Poe and Wilde.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Michael Hague

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Peter Spier’s Advent Calendar Little Town of Bethlehem (1987)

A three-dimensional Advent calendar to assemble from pasteboard.

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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At That Time (1947)

Robert Lawson’s memoir of growing up is set in suburban New Jersey in the early twentieth century. While aimed at older readers, younger ones will find much to enjoy as well. He is particularly good on the subject of kites, their proper construction and flying.

Author(s): Robert Lawson
Illustrator(s): Robert Lawson

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The Mysterious Tadpole (1977)

Uncle McAllister sends Louis a tadpole from Loch Ness for his birthday -- but Alphonse is no ordinary tadpole.

Author(s): Steven Kellogg
Illustrator(s): Steven Kellogg

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