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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale —Aardema, Verna.
Book
1975
42 available of 46 items

A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit.

If kids ran the world —Dillon, Leo, author, illustrator.
Book
2014
20 available of 22 items

In text and pictures, this book tells us how much better the world would be, if kids were allowed to run the world.

One winter's night —Herman, John, 1944-
Book
2003
19 available of 20 items

A lonely cow about to give birth on a cold winter's night finds shelter in a deserted shed with a man and a woman who are also having a baby.

Two little trains —Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.
Book
2001
8 available of 8 items

Two little trains, one streamlined, the other old-fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug, chug, on their way West.

Mother Goose : numbers on the loose —Dillon, Leo.
Book
2007
6 available of 7 items

Presents an illustrated collection of twenty-four counting rhymes, from "Baa, baa black sheep" to "Wash the dishes, wipe the dishes."

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears-- and more African folk tales
DVD
2011
4 available of 5 items

Perfect for celebrating Black History Month and learning about stories from the African tradition, Scholastic presents five stories on DVD, two of which are new! Stories include Why Mosquitos Buzz in People's Ears; Hot H...

The girl who spun gold —Hamilton, Virginia.
Book
2000
5 available of 6 items

In this African American retelling of "Rumpelstiltskin," Lit'mahn spins thread into gold cloth for the king's new bride.

Switch on the night —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012
Book
1993
6 available of 7 items

Who's in Rabbit's house? —Aardema, Verna.
Kit
2002
1 available of 2 items

Rabbit has a problem - someone is inside her house and won't let her in.

Rap a tap tap : here's Bojangles-- think of that! —Dillon, Leo.
Book
2002
1 available of 3 items

In illustrations and rhyme describes the dancing of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, one of the most famous tap dancers of all time.

Wayward Pines. [Season 1]
DVD
2015
3 available of 5 items

Secret Service agent Ethan Burke wakes up in a hospital in a strangely idyllic mountain town in Idaho. But the more Ethan tries to find out what happened to him, and to two missing fellow agents, the more he discovers th...

20,000 leagues under the sea —Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.
Book
1969
2 available of 4 items

Retells the adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo.

Two pairs of shoes —Travers, P. L. (Pamela Lyndon), 1899-1996.
Book
1980
5 available of 6 items

Retellings of two middle Eastern folktales reveal how two pairs of shoes unwittingly reflect the true character of the men who own them.

Love and the rocking chair —Dillon, Leo, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
7 available of 8 items

Before the baby arrives a couple orders a rocking chair, and as the family grows and changes, the rocking chair is always there, a center of love and continuity.

Curious George rides a bike -- and a lot more monkeying around
DVD
2008
9 available of 10 items

The man in the yellow hat gives Curious George a brand new bicycle. What adventures are ahead for the curious chimp. An unhappy mouse uses a magic potion to turn him into something else. A nice, or maybe nasty, old woman...

The goblin and the empty chair —Fox, Mem, 1946-
Book
2009
10 available of 12 items

A goblin who for many years has been hiding himself so that he does not frighten anyone finally finds a family.

Where have you been? —Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.
Book
2004
9 available of 9 items

In rhyming verse, various animals tell where they have been.

Who's in Rabbit's house? : a Massai tale —Aardema, Verna.
Book
1977
6 available of 7 items

Rabbit has a problem - someone is inside her house and won't let her in.

Northern lullaby —Carlstrom, Nancy White.
Book
1992
12 available of 12 items

A child says goodnight to the natural world and all those that occupy it.

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