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From far away —Munsch, Robert N., 1945- author.

"When Saoussan immigrated with her family from war-torn Lebanon, she was only seven years old. This picture book tells the story of how she had to adjust to her new home in Canada. She describes the frustration of not un...

The unicorn in the barn —Ogburn, Jacqueline K., author.

Fifth-grader Eric's life transforms when he encounters a unicorn in the woods around Chinaberry Creek and discovers a special veterinary clinic that cares for "supernatural exotic patients."

How to be a good creature a memoir in thirteen animals —Montgomery, Sy, author.
Large Print
2018
Availability: 3 of 5

As an author, naturalist, and adventurer, National Book Award finalist Sy Montgomery has traveled the world and encountered some of the planet's rarest and most beautiful animals. This memoir reflects on the personalitie...

How to tell stories to children —West, Silke Rose, author.

"What you hold in your hands is not a collection of stories. It is a simple, yet revolutionary method to create your own"-- Provided by publisher.

Kafka and the doll —Theule, Larissa, author.

"Inspired by a true story, Kafka and the Doll recounts a remarkable gesture of kindness from one of the world's most bewildering and iconic writers. In the fall of 1923, Franz Kafka encountered a distraught little girl o...

Becoming a good creature —Montgomery, Sy, author.

"A luxe, full color picture book adaptation of Sy Montgomery and Rebecca Green's New York Times bestselling How to Be a Good Creature"-- Provided by publisher.

How to be a good creature : a memoir in thirteen animals —Montgomery, Sy, author.

A naturalist and adventurer discusses the personalities and quirks of thirteen animals who have profoundly affected her, exploring themes of learning to become empathetic, creating families, coping with loss, and the oth...

Iqbal and his ingenious idea : how a science project helps one family and the planet —Suneby, Elizabeth, 1958- author.

"It's monsoon season in Bangladesh, and that means Iqbal's mother must cook indoors over an open flame, even though the smoke is making her and the family sick. When Iqbal learns about the district science fair, with the...

The Glass Town game —Valente, Catherynne M., 1979- author.

"Inside a small Yorkshire parsonage, Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne Brontë have invented a game called Glass Town, where their toy soldiers fight Napoleon and no one dies. This make-believe land helps the four esc...

The great hibernation —Dairman, Tara, author.

In the tiny northern town of St. Polonius, everyone over the age of twelve falls asleep after the traditional tasting of the Sacred Bear Liver at the Founders' Day Festival, leaving the children in charge, including Jean...

Cómo ser una buena criatura —Montgomery, Sy, author

Sy Montgomery es una de las naturalistas más importantes de nuestro tiempo. Pero no es una naturalista demasiado convencional. The Boston Globe dijo de ella que era «una mezcla de Emily Dickinson e Indiana Jones». ¿Una e...

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