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Books in Reading Railroad series

  • The Night Before The 100th Day Of School

    Natasha Wing, Mindy Pierce

    Library Binding (Turtleback, Dec. 1, 2005)
    FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When a little boy finally decides what to bring to the celebration of the one hundredth day of school, he has no idea what a surprise it will be for everyone, in a perfect modern twist on Clement C. Moore's classic poem.
  • Wee Sing & Learn 123

    Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp, Yudthana Pongmee

    Paperback (Price Stern Sloan, Aug. 6, 2001)
    Travel under the sea for some fabulous fun with numbers. Meet colorful characters-from one giant whale to twelve tiny angelfish. Each page features a number that can be read aloud as children count that number of animals on the respective page, making for an adventure that teaches while it entertains-Book and CD.
  • Brave Potatoes

    Toby Speed, Barry Root

    Paperback (Puffin, May 27, 2002)
    When the sun goes down at the county fair, the brave potatoes set off across the darkened fair grounds to enjoy the rides, but Hackemup the chef has other plans for them. Reprint.
  • How Tough Was a Tyrannosaurus?


    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, Nov. 1, 1989)
    The question-and-answer format of prehistoric reptiles makes for an introduction for young people to the world of the dinosaur
  • It's a Tea Party!

    Sonali Fry, Elizabeth Hathon

    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, July 24, 2000)
    A group of children have fun planning, preparing, and attending an outdoor tea party.
  • Wee Sing & Learn ABC

    Pamela Conn Beall, Susan Hagen Nipp, Yudthana Pongmee

    Paperback (Price Stern Sloan, Aug. 6, 2001)
    Picture a camel playing the clarinet and a squirrel on the sax. On each page a letter of the alphabet is pictured in both upper and lower case, and features an animal and instrument for that letter-Book and CD.
  • All Aboard Trucks

    Lynn Conrad

    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, March 15, 1989)
    Young truck lovers will delight in this stunning collection of twenty-five familiar and not-so-familiar trucks shown in big, bright realistic pictures.
  • Sam's First Library Card

    Gail Herman, Tamara Petrosino

    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, July 28, 2003)
    Sam likes the library books he checked out with his new card so much, he is not ready to part with them on the due date.
  • Tiny Tilda's Pumpkin Pie

    Susan Kantor, Rick Brown

    Mass Market Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, Aug. 26, 2002)
    A magical pumpkin seed helps Tiny Tilda the Hippo teach her three selfish sisters, Hilda, Gilda, and Wilda a valuable lesson when she bakes the most incredible pumpkin pie that any hippo has ever seen! Original.
  • The Story of Ferdinand

    Munro Leaf, Robert Lawson

    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, Oct. 23, 2000)
    Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls.
  • Max's 4 Questions

    Bonnie Bader, Bryan Hendrix

    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, Feb. 2, 2006)
    Max is the youngest of four brothers and lives in a house with four dogs, four parakeets, and four goldfish—so all the grown-ups are usually too busy to answer his questions. That is, of course, until Passover comes along and he gets to ask the four questions. Little ones will delight in this sweet, funny story that teaches them all about Passover with this lovable main character.
  • Bus to Booville

    Wendy Wax

    Board book (Grosset & Dunlap, Aug. 25, 2003)
    These Halloween board books are the perfect treat for this fun holiday! Eye-catching, captivating photo-collage illustrations and rhyming text really make these books stand out. In Bus to Booville, a bus driver gets spooked when he picks up ghosts, witches, and skeletons on Halloween night. All the spooky characters are just kids in costumes on their way to a Halloween party...but it turns out that the normal-looking bus driver is a little monster, in a bus driver costume, and he's going to the party, too! You Can't Scare Me! is about a little girl whose friends keep trying to scare her with their spooky Halloween costumes. Nothing scares her...until she catches a glimpse of herself in the mirror, all dressed up in the spookiest costume of all! Written and illustrated by Wendy Wax.