The Lover's Dictionary
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The Lover's Dictionary follows the relationship between a man and a woman. Each letter of the alphabet represents a different moment, good or bad, in that relationship. Read in alphabetical order, as if a dictionary, those moments don't always occur in the right sequence. Slowly, more and more pieces are added until finally we see the whole.
Dad Is Fat
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Comedic genius Jim Gaffigan has a knack for putting together a story that is realistic and ridiculous at the same time. In this novel (his first), he outlines the many challenges that go along with marriage and having a lot of kids. Those challenges are further compounded, in his case, by laziness and fame. Part biography and part self-help book, Dad is Fat is a great read that will have you laughing out loud from start to finish.
Who's On First?
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Arguably the greatest comedy routine of all time, Who's on First? by Abbott and Costello has been made into a picture book! With fun illustrations and zany twists and turns, this book brings the hilarity of this comic duo to a format that all generations can enjoy.
Unicorn Thinks He's Pretty Great
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Goat just can't understand why everyone loves Unicorn so much. But, as it turns out, Unicorn is pretty cool. And together, he and Goat make a great team. A wonderful book about learning to appreciate how everyone is different, and sometimes that's a good thing.
Whiskey Beach
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Nora Roberts has written yet another great romantic suspense novel. This time, she has set her story at the beach, where Eli Landon has gone to recover from the events of the past year. Events that destroyed the life he had known, and almost broke him. There he'll find inspiration, a place to rest, and (maybe) someone to love. But he'll also find that the past is hard to escape and sometimes the only way to do so is to care enough to fight.
William Shakespeare's Star Wars
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If you're a fan of either Shakespeare's works or Star Wars, you'll love this re-imagining of 'A New Hope' as a Shakespearean play. Ian Doescher has translated the classic film's dialogue into the Bard's language, even going so far as to give RD-D2 the power of speech. A fabulously fun read.
Exclamation Mark
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The Exclamation Mark stands out no matter what he does. So he spends most of his time alone until one day he meets a question mark. This new friends helps him look at his differences in a positive way. Written in Amy Krouse Rosenthal's signature clever style, Exclamation Mark is a wonderful read for all, teaching us that sometimes standing out can be a good thing.
Orangutan Tongs
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Jon Agee delivers a collection of fun and silly tongue twisters. Old and young alike will enjoy trying out these clever word concoctions, from the easy to the challenging.
A Princess Of Mars
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John Carter finds himself suddenly transported to Mars and in the custody of the ferocious Thark, a race of green-skinned warriors. Now he must learn not only how to get home, but how to survive the many dangers of the dying planet. Along the way, he'll befriend and alienate many, fall in love with a fascinating red-skinned woman, and earn the respect of many with his unrivaled fighting prowess. Recently made into a movie (John Carter), A Princess of Mars is only the first in the outstanding series of books about John Carter of Mars.
Cardboard
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Cam's dad is out of work and broke. So broke that on Cam's birthday the only present he can afford to get him is a cardboard box. Little do they both know that whatever they make out the cardboard will come to life. Cam thinks this is the best present he's ever gotten, until the neighborhood bully, Marcus, gets ahold of it and uses it to take over the neighborhood.
Dinosaur Vs. The Library
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Dinosaur is going to the library. His fabulous roaring helps him make many friends on the way. But what will happen when he gets there? Will he he be able to stop roaring long enough to stay out of trouble?
A Wrinkle In Time: The Graphic Novel
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Hope Larson has adapted Madeleine L'Engle's iconic story of Meg Murry's journeys through time and space into a wonderfully illustrated graphic novel. All original conversation is still present, but the descriptive text has been replaced with precise, detailed illustrations. A wonderful read for kids and adults alike.

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