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The Complete Book of the Flower Fairies (Staff Pick)

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The Complete Book of the Flower Fairies By Cicely Mary Barker Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780723248392
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Published: Warne - October 14th, 2002

If you have ever nurtured dreams of sprouting wings and going to live in the garden you should buy this book and enjoy it in the shade of your favorite tree or nestled near a garden you love. As kids my sister and I used to flip through our books of flower fairies and pick out what flower petals we would like to wear most. Sure to be a treasured heirloom.

- Kendall


Tiger Tiger vol 1 (Staff Pick)

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Tiger, Tiger Vol. 1 By Petra Erika Nordlund Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781638584193
Availability: Available to Order from Supplier: Arrives at Store in a Week(ish)
Published: Seven Seas - June 6th, 2023

I am having a bit of a moment, like in my life, where I am obsessed with tales of the high sea and piracy. Enter Tiger, Tiger the story of a noblewoman who steals her brother's boat to go study sea sponges (iconic). This is one of the most beautifully drawn, smartly written comics out there. Hilarious, spooky, full of heart, and textured with some bonkers cool worldbuilding - this isn't one to miss!

- Kendall


Saddlehill Academy: Sweet and Bitter Rivals (Staff Pick)

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Sweet & Bitter Rivals (Saddlehill Academy #1) By Jessica Burkhart Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781665912884
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Published: Aladdin - May 30th, 2023

Horses! Friendship! Drama! Boarding School! Queer crushes! This book is everything I needed. Follow along as Abby navigates the horse show circuit and something even more intimidating... middle school drama. Kudos to Jessica Burkhart for writing characters that are intriguing, realistic, and oh so human. The emotional stakes are obvious and it's so easy to be invested in the outcomes for Abby and her friends. Plus there are horses!

- Kendall


Darius the Great Is Not Okay (Staff Pick)

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Darius the Great Is Not Okay By Adib Khorram Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780525552970
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Published: Penguin Books - August 20th, 2019

Darius struggles to fit in, in America and in Iran. And he worries he'll never quite fit in - then he meets Sohrab, his first Real friend. You will love their dynamic. And I think you'll love the way Adib Khorram portrays depression.

- Kendall


Wombat Said Come In (Staff Pick)

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Wombat Said Come In By Carmen Agra Deedy, Brian Lies (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carmen Agra Deedy, Brian Lies (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781682633212
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Published: Margaret Quinlin Books - October 6th, 2022

This charming story about generosity and banding together in times of crisis delights with its rhythmic text and memorable refrain. An ideal read aloud, with pictures worth poring over!

- Kendall


Books Aren't For Eating

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Books Aren't for Eating By Carlie Sorosiak, Manu Montoya (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carlie Sorosiak, Manu Montoya (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536214963
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Published: Walker Books US - September 20th, 2022

A playful picture book about the value of a good story. Join bookseller Leopold as he tries to find the perfect read that will tempt a goat into reading a book instead of eating it! Perfect for a cozy bedtime book.

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Tin Man

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Tin Man: A Novel By Sarah Winman Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735218765
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 9th, 2019

Tin Man is a sparse and sort of lonely book, but it is filled to the brim with those quiet moments that over a lifetime add up to something quite big. Your heart will ache, but in a good way.

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The Story Orchestra: I Can Play

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The Story Orchestra: I Can Play (vol 1): Learn 8 easy pieces of classical music! By Jessica Courtney Tickle (Illustrator), Katy Flint, Rowan Baker (Adapted by) Cover Image
By Jessica Courtney Tickle (Illustrator), Katy Flint, Rowan Baker (Adapted by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780711264915
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - October 4th, 2022

A gloriously illustrated music lesson for the littlest virtuosos in the making. The keyboard has color and shape coded instructions which make it a breeze to learn these 8-bar one-finger melodies. Beyond design, the true delight is the sound quality, which stands apart from other tinny sounding musicall toys.

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A Normal Pig

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A Normal Pig By K-Fai Steele, K-Fai Steele (Illustrator) Cover Image
By K-Fai Steele, K-Fai Steele (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062748577
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 4th, 2019

An ode and a handbook to being your wonderful and unique self, no matter what anyone else thinks of you! Gaining a wider perspective helps the polka-dotted pig Pip stand up a little taller.

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Soup Club

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Soup Club: 80 Cozy Recipes for Creative Plant-Based Soups and Stews to Share By Caroline Wright, Willow Heath (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Caroline Wright, Willow Heath (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781524868925
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - November 9th, 2021

Ahhhh, fall! The time of year where I become a goblin who thinks of nothing but soup. You too can sink into cozy mode with this cookbook that trumpets the power of soup. Sure to warm your heart and tummy

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