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  • Who Will Tuck Me In Tonight?

    Carol Roth, Valeri Gorbachev

    Paperback (North-South Books, Feb. 1, 2006)
    It's bedtime, but Woolly the little lamb can't find his mother. Who will tuck him in? ""I will, I will,"" said Mrs. Cow. ""Don't you worry. I know how. Everything will be all right. I'll tuck you in real snug and tight."" But Mrs. Cow wraps poor Woolly up so tight that he can't move. ""STOP!"" cries Woolly. ""That's not right! Oh, who will tuck me in tonight?"" Mrs. Cat, Mrs. Horse, Mrs. Pig, and Mrs. Duck all try, but their efforts prove disastrous, and Woolly grows more and more desperate. Mother Sheep returns at last and tucks her little one in just right--""as only a mother can. From the team who created the best-selling ""Little Bunny's Sleepless Night comes another comic, yet sweet and satisfying, bedtime story.
  • Over in the Meadow

    Olive A. Wadsworth, Anna Vojtech

    Paperback (North-South Books, Aug. 1, 2003)
    Over in the Meadow in the sand in the sun Lived an old mother turtle and her little turtle one.
  • I Have a Little Problem, Said the Bear

    Heinz Janisch, Silke Leffler

    Paperback (NorthSouth Books, Nov. 1, 2012)
    The bear has a problem. He asks everyone for help, but no one seems to have time to talk with him. What will it take to get someone listen to him?
  • A Ruckus in the Garden: The Adventures of Pettson and Findus

    Sven Nordqvist

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, May 1, 2018)
    Pettson and Findus are back in this uproarious tale about gardening! When Pettson announces that it’s time to plant seeds in the garden, Findus, his cat, plants a meatball. The hilarity continues as each night their hard work is undone by hungry chickens, then a rogue pig. When cows set up shop, Pettson and Findus must hatch a plan to protect their garden and Findus’s meatballs.
  • Let's Try Skiing

    Susa Hammerle, Friederike Grobekettler, Marianne Martens

    Hardcover (North-South Books, Oct. 1, 2007)
    Simon is going on his first ski trip, and he can't wait to learn how to ski, even his pesky big brother can't spoil the fun. By the end of the week, Simon is schussing down the mountain, taking jumps, and even participating in a slalom race. This reassuring guide for the beginning skier is packed with facts and information--as well as a good dose of encouragement. Affordably priced and durably constructed, this is the latest in the Let's Try series.
  • Rainbow Fish Finds His Way

    Marcus Pfister

    Paperback (NorthSouth Books, Feb. 1, 2015)
    Marcus Pfister's award-winning Rainbow Fish is back--""in a brand-new adventure! This time, Rainbow Fish gets lost in an undersea storm and has to find his way back home. Luckily, with the help of some new friends, it isn't long before Rainbow Fish is reunited with his glittering school of fish.
  • Over the River and Through the Wood

    Lydia Maria Child, Christopher Manson

    Paperback (North-South Books, Aug. 1, 1998)
    ""Recalling a simpler time, this book captures the poem's sense of excitement and celebration. Readers who join the family en route to Grandfather's house will observe many details about life in the 19th century. . . . Manson's woodcuts, painted in the colors of a snowy evening, lovingly depict the wintry countryside"".--""School Library Journal"". Full-color illustrations.
  • The Tortoise and the Hare

    Bernadette Watts

    Paperback (NorthSouth Books, May 5, 2020)
    A classic retold by Bernadette Watts—one of Europe’s most recognized and beloved fairy-tale artists. Now available in paperbackWhen Tortoise says to Hare, “I bet I can beat you in a running race!” everyone laughs. Tortoise puts one foot in front of the next. Hare stops to nibble carrot tops and cabbages. . . . Who will have the last laugh? “A fresh retelling of the old Aesop Fable so much beloved by past generations of young readers.”—Midwest Book Review
  • Who Will Tuck ME in Tonight? by Carol Roth

    Carol Roth; Valeri Gorbachev;

    Board book (North-South Books, March 15, 1800)
    Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include CDs or access codes. 100% money back guarantee.
  • Snow Ravens

    Bruno Hachler, Birte Muller

    Hardcover (North-South Books, Aug. 1, 2002)
    In the dead of winter, three ravens perch on the gnarly branch of an old tree. Two of the ravens complain bitterly, grumbling and squawking about the cold and snow. But the third raven doesn't say a word. As he watches the children frolicking in the snow, flopping on the ground and filling the field with fresh snow angels, he longs to join in the fun. The plucky little raven spends a tireless night, wiggling and hopping, trying to make a snow angel of his own. His comic efforts, his cheerful outlook, and his perseverance-and the surprising reward they bring-will warm young readers' hearts, even on the coldest winter night.
  • Ahoy There, Little Polar Bear!

    Hans de Beer

    Paperback (North-South Books, Sept. 1, 1995)
    Lars is accidentally scooped up in a fishnet and put into a ship. How is he ever going to get home?
  • Surf's Up

    Kwame Alexander, Daniel Miyares

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, Feb. 1, 2016)
    Surf's up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at the beach. But as Bro continues to gasp and cheer as he reads his book (Moby Dick), Dude can't help but get curious. Before you can shout 'Surf's up!' both frogs are sharing the same adventure, that is, until they get to the beach. Newbery Award Medal Winner, Kwame Alexander, and Daniel Miyares have joined forces to give little listeners a wild ride.