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City of Dogs
Audience: 3rd Grade - 5th Grade
Jenny, a mysterious dog, shows up on Sam's birthday and is happily taken in. At first, Jenny feels safe in her new home, but then she realizes there's danger about. She pulls together a ragtag band of neighborhood dogs to help her in her quest to prevent the destruction of the world.
Date read: 5/19/2009
Audience: Preschool - Preschool
Cat, dog, pig, and duck climb aboard Mr. Horse for a ride. 'Faster,' they beg and horse agrees. Will 'faster' lead to disaster? A simple book with engaging illustrations that depicts animals enjoying a ride on a horse in the same way a child might enjoy riding on a parent's shoulders, with a feeling of safety, familiarity, and excitement.
Date read: 4/28/2009
Comic Adventures of Boots
Comic Adventures of Boots
Audience: 1st Grade - 4th Grade
Follow 3 different adventures in the daily life of Boots the Cat. In 'Operation Fish Biscuit,' Boot schemes to get his favorite nap place on the wall back by luring the other cats away. In 'Please to Meet You, Madam Quark,' Boots befriends a duck, learns how to swim, and tries to fly. In the final episode, 'Let's Play a Guessing Game,' Boots and his friends play charades, with hilarious results. This is truly an entertaining book from start to finish!
Date read: 3/26/2009
Commander Toad in Space
Audience: K - 3rd Grade
Commander Toad, 'brave and bright,' commands the spaceship, Star Warts, and its intrepid crew, Mister Hop, Lieutenant Lily and young Jake Skyjumper. In this first book in the series, the Star Warts approaches a planet which turns out to be all water. The crew lands, or dives, and encounters the very unfriendly Deep Wader, who desires to make a meal of our heroes. This very funny adventure will have you wondering if the crew will escape before becoming the monster's supper.
Similar authors: Daniel Pinkwater
Date read: 10/3/2012
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa
Audience: 1st Grade - 2nd Grade
Meet Cowgirl Kate and her cowhorse, Cocoa! Learn how they met, see what surprise Cowgirl Kate has for Cocoa, and see the many ways these two friends always take care of each other. If you like this story, check out other books about Cowgirl Kate and her trusty companion. (Reading Level: 2.4)
Similar books: Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: Partners by Erica Silverman; Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: School Days by Erica Silverman; Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: Rain or Shine by Erica Silverman; Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: Horse in the House by Erica Silverman; Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: Spring Babies by Erica Silverman
Awards won: Theodor Seuss Geisel Award Honor Book
Date read: 5/26/2011
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