Alan loves animals, but the great cat house at the Bronx Zoo makes him sad. Whyare theyall alone in empty cages?
Are they being punished? More than anything, he wants to be their champion—their voice…. A Boy and a Jaguar by Alan Rabinowitz. More than anything, he wants to be their champion—their voice… More. Want to Read.
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Shelving menu. Shelve A Boy and a Jaguar. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Rate it:. As a child in the late s, Horace Pippin loved to draw: He loved the feel of the charcoal as it slid across the floor.
He loved looking at something in the room and making it come alive again in… More. This picture book biography tells the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, who bicycled across Ghana--nearly miles--with only one leg.
With that achievement he forever changed how his country… More. In spring, when City Dog runs free in the country for the first time, he spots Country Frog sitting on a rock, waiting for a friend. Shelve City Dog, Country Frog. An inspiring picture-book biography of Louis Braille—a blind boy so determined to read that he invented his own alphabet.
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Louis Braille was just five years old when he lost his sight. He was a… More. Based on a real-life partnership, the heartening story of the love and teamwork between a girl and her service dog will illuminate and inspire. Rescue thought he'd grow up to be a Seeing Eye dog --… More. The Seventh Wish by Kate Messner.
Charlie feels like she's always coming in last.
From her Mom's new job to her sister's life at college, everything seems more important than Charlie. Then one day while ice fishing, Charlie makes a… More.
Shelve The Seventh Wish. He was deaf, mute, autistic, and probably dyslexic. He didn't walk until he was four; he would… More. Shelve Silent Days, Silent Dreams.
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Doubles are good for lots of things—double scoops of ice cream, double features at the movies. But double vision is NOT a good kind of double. In fact, it can make kindergarten kind of hard.
Ginny… More. Shelve The Pirate of Kindergarten. Girls cannot be drummers. Long ago on an islandfilled withmusic, no one questioned that rule—until the drum dream girl. In her city of drumbeats, she dreamed of pounding tall congas and tapping small… More.
Joseph Hopkins. Unearth the true story of green-thumbed pioneer and activist Kate Sessions, who helped San Diego grow from a dry desert town into a lush, leafy city known for its gorgeous parks and gardens.
Katherine… More. Nana in the City by Lauren Castillo.
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A Caldecott Honor Book In thismagical picture book,a young boyspends an overnight visit withhis nana and is frightened to find that the city where she lives is filled with noise and crowds and… More.
Shelve Nana in the City. Firebird by Misty Copeland. In her debut picture book, Misty Copeland tells the story of a young girl--an every girl--whose confidence is fragile and who is questioning her own ability to reach the heights that Misty has… More. Shelve Firebird. The Monkey Goes Bananas by C. A determined monkey spies a banana tree across the water. What happens next is an inventive romp, as the resourceful monkey attempts to grab a snack, with some hilarious… More.
Shelve The Monkey Goes Bananas. It's the principal Mr. Slipper's birthday, and while the rest of the class gets busy writing cards for the occasion, Stan becomes frustrated when his letters come out all in a muddle. Stan is afraid… More. Shelve Back to Front and Upside Down. In a country that was not known for freedom of speech, he first drew political cartoons, much to the amusement of the local… More.
When a tiny fish shoots into view wearing a round blue topper which happens to fit him perfectly , trouble could be following close behind.
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So it's a good thing that enormous fish won't wake up. And… More. The Deaf Musicians by Pete Seeger. Poor Lee! He used to be a jazzman who could make the piano go yimbatimba- TANG—zang-zang. But now he's lost his hearing, and the bandleader had to let him go. So Lee goes to a school for the deaf to… More.
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Shelve The Deaf Musicians. The Remember Balloons by Jessie Oliveros. He has balloons showing Dad when he was young and Grandma when they were married. Grandpa has balloons about camping and Aunt… More.
Shelve The Remember Balloons. Before there was Winnie-the-Pooh, there was a real bear named Winnie. In this exuberant celebration of creativity, Barb Rosenstock and Mary Grandpre tell the fascinating story of Vasily Kandinsky, one of the very first painters of abstract art.
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Throughout his life,… More. Shelve The Noisy Paint Box. Trombone Shorty by Troy Andrews. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age… More. Shelve Trombone Shorty. In a spare, powerful text and evocative illustrations, the Newbery medalist Katherine Applegate and the artist G.
Brian Karas present the extraordinary real story of a special gorilla. Captured as a… More. Above the treetops of Puerto Rico flies a flock of parrots as green as their island home. These are Puerto Rican parrots. They lived on this island for millions of years, and then they nearly… More.
Shelve Parrots Over Puerto Rico.
Shelve Mr. Ferris and His Wheel. Temple Grandin by Julia Finley Mosca. When young Temple… More. Temple Grandin. For most children these days it would come as a great shock to know that before , they could not marry a person of a race different from their own. That was the year that the Supreme Court issued… More.
Amos McGee, a friendly zookeeper, always made time to visit his good friends: the elephant, the tortoise, the penguin, the rhinoceros, and the owl. But one day—"Ah-choo! Almost 10 years before Brown vs. She has no idea the rope will become part of… More.