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Books in Little Critter series

  • Little Critter's This Is My Friend

    Mercer Mayer

    Hardcover (Goldencraft, Oct. 1, 1989)
    Two friends experience the vicissitudes of friendship.
  • Little Critter® I Am Playing

    Mercer Mayer

    Board book (Sterling Children's Books, April 2, 2013)
    It's playtime with Little Critter—so let the games begin with this delightful board book. Mercer Mayer's popular and mischievous hero has a busy day romping with his dog, his friends, and his sister. There's so much to do, from flying a kite and going on the swings to playing pirates and taking a mud bath. But after all that fun, one very tired Little Critter needs his nap. Sleep tight!
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  • Just Grandpa and Me

    Mercer Mayer

    Paperback (Goldencraft, Oct. 1, 1985)
    A child describes the fun he and his grandfather have riding the train to the city, shopping for a new suit, going to a movie, eating at a restaurant, and riding home on the train
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  • Ladybugs

    Lisa J. Amstutz

    Paperback (Capstone Press, Aug. 1, 2016)
    Ladybugs can be red with black spots. But did you know they can have other colors? Appeal to young children's fascination with nature with delightfully simple, fun text and bright, close-up photos. All Little Pebble books have an Accelerated Reader ATOS level of 1.0 or below.
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  • Little Critter® Hansel and Gretel: A Lift-the-Flap Book

    Mercer Mayer

    Hardcover (Sterling, Sept. 7, 2010)
    “Beware! Beware! Don’t go there!” That’s what the little bird tells Hansel and Gretel, but they don’t listen. And when they find the gingerbread house with its witchy owner, it looks like all is lost—until the two little critters use their heads and find a way to escape. Flaps open doors and windows and provide a peek into every corner of the sweet-looking cottage.
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  • Little Critter® I Am Helping

    Mercer Mayer

    Board book (Sterling Children's Books, Nov. 6, 2012)
    Little Critter IS a good helper . . . although not everything goes quite as planned. Whether he's watering the garden (and sprinkling his mother), making the beds (and jumping on them), shopping (he never forgets the candy), or literally vacuuming up the rug, Little Critter lends a hand--in his own special way. Pitching in has never been as entertaining!
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  • Little Critter at Scout Camp

    Mercer Mayer

    Hardcover (Goldencraft, June 1, 1991)
    Little Critter describes his first experiences at scout camp, making new friends, learning about plants and animals, listening to ghost stories, and making gifts for his mother, father, and sister
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  • Just a Little Homework

    Mercer Mayer, Gina Mayer

    Library Binding (Demco Media, July 30, 2004)
    Little Critter will do anything to avoid doing his homework, including feeding the hamster, until his Mom shows him just how much fun homework can be.
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  • At the Beach With Dad

    Gina Mayer, Mercer Mayer

    Hardcover (Inchworm Pr, Feb. 1, 1998)
    Little Critter and his sister spend the day at the beach with their dad and encounter crowds of people and jellyfish
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  • Two-minute Little Critter Stories: Eight Favorite Stories, Including Just a Mess, I Just Forgot, and Just Go to Bed

    Mercer Mayer

    Hardcover (Goldencraft, Jan. 1, 1991)
    Little Critter cleans his room, spends an evening with the babysitter, forgets things, takes care of his puppy, and takes part in other everyday activities
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  • Little Critter Where's My Sneaker?

    Mercer Mayer

    Hardcover (Sterling, May 4, 2010)
    Who would possibly want to play his first baseball game ever without wearing his lucky sneakers? Not Little Critter! But one of his special sneakers is missing. Where could it be--in the toy chest, under the bed, somewhere in the closet? Surely not in sister’s bubble bath! Soon all the animals in the house are helping Little Critter in his search, and kids can, too!
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  • Grasshoppers

    Lisa J. Amstutz

    Paperback (Capstone Press, Aug. 1, 2017)
    Hop, hop hop! Grasshoppers are great jumpers. But that's not all they do. Appeal to young children's fascination with nature with delightfully simple, fun text, and bright, close-up photos. All Little Pebble books have an Accelerated Reader ATOS level of 1.0 or below.
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