Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions

These are books and media new to the library and cataloged by the Inyo County Free Library.

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Brother Hugo and the bear

By Beebe, Katy

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: E

Call Number: E

After painstakingly handcrafting a replacement copy of a library book, a medieval monk tries to protect it from a hungry bear with a taste for literature. Includes historical note on illuminated manuscripts.

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Buenas noches, luna

By Brown, Margaret Wise

Publishing Date: 1995

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Before going to sleep, a little rabbit says goodnight to many different things.

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Emily's blue period

By Daly, Cathleen

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: E

Call Number: E

After her parents get divorced, Emily finds comfort in making and learning about art.

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The turn-around upside-down alphabet book

By Ernst, Lisa Campbell

Publishing Date: c2004

Classification: E

Call Number: E

An alphabet book in which each letter becomes three different objects as the book is turned different directions, as when A becomes a bird's beak, a drippy ice cream cone, and the point of a star.

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You can't have too many friends

By Gerstein, Mordicai

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: E

Call Number: E

When Duck's jellybeans win a prize at the fair, the king comes and "borrows" some but after much time passes Duck, accompanied by many of his friends, arrives at the castle to get them back.

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Bad dog, Marley

By Grogan, John

Publishing Date: 2007

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Marley, a rambunctious puppy, makes himself at home while causing lots of trouble but then proves in a very dramatic way that he is a valuable member of the household.

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Remy and Lulu

By Hawkes, Kevin

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A down-on-his-luck painter with poor eyesight teams up with a dog with a knack for painting portraits.

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Remy and Lulu

By Hawkes, Kevin

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A down-on-his-luck painter with poor eyesight teams up with a dog with a knack for painting portraits.

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All different now: Juneteenth, the first day of freedom

By Johnson, Angela

Publishing Date: [2014]

Classification: E

Call Number: E

In 1865, members of a family start their day as slaves, working in a Texas cotton field, and end it celebrating their freedom on what came to be known as Juneteenth.

Alexander and the wind-up mouse

By Lionni, Leo

Publishing Date: c1969

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Alexander, the mouse, makes friends with Willy, a toy mouse, and wants to be just like him until he discovers that Willy is to be thrown away.

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Make way for ducklings

By McCloskey, Robert

Publishing Date: [1999], 1976

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring.

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Make way for ducklings

By McCloskey, Robert

Publishing Date: 1977, c1941

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring.

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Backbeard and the birthday suit

By McElligott, Matthew

Publishing Date: 2006

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A humorous story of a rough, tough, and hairy pirate who gets some new clothes.

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Winston & George

By Miller, John

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Relates the special friendship between a rascally plover bird and a patient crocodile.

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The keeping quilt

By Polacco, Patricia

Publishing Date: c1988

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A homemade quilt ties together the lives of four generations of an immigrant Jewish family, remaining a symbol of their enduring love and faith.

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Mr. Putter & Tabby turn the page

By Rylant, Cynthia

Publishing Date: [2014]

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Mr. Putter and Mrs. Teaberry bring Tabby and Zeke to the library for a special storytime.

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Happy birthday to you

By Seuss

Publishing Date: [1959]

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Describes a birthday celebration in Katroo presided over by the Birthday Bird.

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Dusk

By Shulevitz, Uri

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A boy, his grandfather, and his dog watch holiday lights turn on in the city.

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Alexander, who's trying his best to be the best boy ever

By Viorst, Judith

Publishing Date: [2014]

Classification: E

Call Number: E

After eating an entire box of doughnuts leads to consequences Alexander does not like, he decides to be the best boy ever for the rest of his life.

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Stella's starliner

By Wells, Rosemary

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Stella is unnerved by a bullying group of weasels who say mean things about her humble home until her mother offers words of comfort and her father drives the trailer to a new location where kind friends are found.

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