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Dinky DonkeyThe dinky donkey

by Craig Smith

Wonky Donkey has a daughter with the same rambunctious spirit as her dad ... This adorable pint-sized donkey has beautiful long eyelashes, loves to listen to rowdy music, has a very cool spiky haircut ... and sometimes smells a bit bad (like her Dad!) She's a blinky, punky, stinky ... you know how it goes ... dinky donkey! 

 

Miss KrakenStink-o-saurus saves Christmas

by Deano Yipadee

The dinosaurs can't wait for Christmas morning, but unfortunately Santa is having transport problems! Stan heads off to the North Pole to see if he can help. Luckily, he comes up with a super (if smelly) solution! Can Stan the Stink-o-saurus live up to his hero reputation and save Christmas Day? 

 

TriceratopsCookie blast off!

by Helen Clare Welsh

Captain McSqueaky and his crew of pirate mice are trying to fly to the moon to steal moon cheese, but to get there they need some help from Oliver and his cookies. This charmingly illustrated story about Oliver and a band of pirate mice uses leveled text to help young children learn to read. 

 

 

The last
the dragons breakfast

by Katherine Applegate

Byx is the youngest member of her dairne pack. Believed to possess remarkable abilities, her mythical doglike species has been hunted to near extinction in the war-torn kingdom of Nedarra. After her pack is hunted down and killed, Byx fears she may be the last of her species: the Endling. So Byx sets out to find safe haven, and to see if the legends of other hidden dairnes are true. Along the way, she meets new allies--animals and humans alike--who each have their own motivations for joining her quest. And although they begin as strangers, they become their own kind of family--one that will ultimately uncover a secret that may threaten every creature in their world. 

 

GlimmeGolden unicorn (Rise of the Mythix #1)

by Anh Do

Some heroes are legends. Some legends are real. The tyrant known as the Soul Collector hunts down anything that is beautiful, unusual or unique. Kelly Swift is trying hard to be an average teenager, to fit in. But every day her powers are growing: she can run faster than the wind, she can hear people's thoughts, she is not normal. When her mother is taken by the Soul Collector, Kelly can't linger in the shadows any longer. But who is she really? Can she be the one in the prophecy? Is she...the Golden Unicorn? 

 

 

Children's Non-Fiction
Build yourself Happy

Build yourself happy : the joy of LEGO play

by Abbie Headon

Failing to find inner peace on a yoga mat? Overwhelmed by choosing what box set to watch next? Then it's time to grab some LEGO (R) bricks and build your way to joy. Playing with LEGO elements brings a sense of fun as well as calmness to everyday life. LEGO (R) Build Yourself Happy includes more than 20 LEGO building activities and ideas, such as builds that help you find balance, connect with friends and family and help you chill out before bed to get a better night's sleep.

 

Helen KellerHelen Keller

by Libby Romero

Discover the inspiring story of Helen Keller, who overcame the odds by learning to understand and communicate with the world. Helen Keller lost her sight and hearing due to an early childhood illness and spent the first 6 years of her life unable to interact with other people. She remained isolated from the outside world until Anne Sullivan came to work as her teacher ... Learn all about Helen Keller's amazing life and achievements - how she learned to read Braille and speak, go to college, write books, and ultimately revolutionize the world through her activism on behalf of the deaf and blind.

 

guardians of the planetGuardians of the planet

by Clive Gifford

This environmentally positive book encourages readers to become guardians of the planet, suggesting proactive ways of addressing the factors that contribute to climate change in their own home.

 

 

 

Guinness World RecordsGuinness world records. 2020, Gamer's edition.

by Guinness World records

The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2020 is the global authority on all things videogames. The 13th edition of the annual puts the characters you love - including Mario, Luigi, Sonic, Link and Spider-Man at its core. This year we also include a 14-page Fortnite section that covers all aspects of the game that has taken the industry by storm.

 

 

OceansOceans

by Camilla De la Bédoyère

Where do loggerhead turtles lay their eggs? Which is the biggest ocean animal in the ocean? How many kinds of shark can you name? Learn more surprising facts about the world's oceans in this lively and fascinating book. Wow! is a fantastic series not only filled with the best and most amazing facts about popular science topics, but each book also includes beautiful illustrations with fun and interactive artwork clues that lead readers through the book and stimulate discussion. This appealing series is certain to make readers say "Wow!"over and over again.

 

 

Updated 03/12/2019