Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions

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

Additional information about each title can be found in the catalog (click on the title). For older acquisition lists choose from Select another list. To request any of these titles please contact your local library branch.

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Lulu the big little chick

By Bogan, Paulette

Publishing Date: 2009

Classification: E

Call Number: E

When Lulu gets tired of being told she is too little to do things, she decides to go far, far away.

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Naughty toes

By Bonwill, Ann

Publishing Date: c2011

Classification: E

Call Number: E

When sisters Chloe and Belinda start dance class with Madame Mina, Chloe struggles with making her feet do what they are supposed to, while Belinda seems to be a born dancer.

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Hey, duck

By Bramsen, Carin

Publishing Date: c2013

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A plucky duckling attempts to befriend a cat that just wants to be left alone.

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Bad astrid

By Brennan, Eileen

Publishing Date: c2013

Classification: E

Call Number: E

"Bad Astrid has been terrorizing everyone and everything on her block ever since her family moved in. But when an accident befalls the bully, it's up to a new neighbor to teach Astrid how to be a friend."--

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Fritz and the beautiful horses

By Brett, Jan

Publishing Date: 1981

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Fritz, a pony excluded from the group of beautiful horses within the walled city, becomes a hero when he rescues the children of the city.

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Gingerbread friends

By Brett, Jan

Publishing Date: 2008

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Lonely Gingerbread Baby, having set out to find a friend, enters a bakery where he tries to talk to different cookies and other figures, but winds up leading a crowd back to his house on a chase similar to the one in the familiar tale.

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Hedgie's surprise

By Brett, Jan

Publishing Date: c2000

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Hedgie, the hedgehog, helps Henny, the speckled hen, trick the Tomten who has been eating all of Henny's eggs for breakfast.

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Mossy

By Brett, Jan

Publishing Date: c2012

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Mossy, a turtle with a garden growing on her shell, is taken from her home and new friend to become an exhibit in a museum, until the director's niece, Tory, notices how sad Mossy is and helps arrange for her to go home.

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Mary Wrightly, so politely

By Bridges, Shirin Yim

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: E

Call Number: E

"Mary Wrightly is a polite young girl who speaks a small, soft voice--unless she really wants to be heard!"--Provided by publisher.

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Mary Wrightly, so politely

By Bridges, Shirin Yim

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: E

Call Number: E

"Mary Wrightly is a polite young girl who speaks a small, soft voice--unless she really wants to be heard!"--Provided by publisher.

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Open very carefully

By Bromley, Nick

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A crocodile falls into a quiet storybook and wreaks havoc on the characters, in a tale that invites youngsters to slam the book shut or find the courage to take a peek inside.

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Boy wonders

By Brown, Calef

Publishing Date: c2011

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A young boy's questions lead to more and more questions, but there do not seem to be any answers.

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Boy wonders

By Brown, Calef

Publishing Date: c2011

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A young boy's questions lead to more and more questions, but there do not seem to be any answers.

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Goodnight moon 123: a counting book = Buenas noches, luna 123 : un libro para contar

By Brown, Margaret Wise

Publishing Date: 2007

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A little bunny counts and bids goodnight to all the objects in his room before falling asleep.

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The little scarecrow boy

By Brown, Margaret Wise

Publishing Date: c1998

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Early one morning, a little scarecrow whose father warns him that he is not fierce enough to frighten a crow goes out into the cornfield alone.

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The runaway bunny

By Brown, Margaret Wise

Publishing Date: 2005, c1942

Classification: E

Call Number: E

A little rabbit who wants to run away tells his mother how he will escape, but she is always right behind him.

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The curious garden

By Brown, Peter

Publishing Date: 2009

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Liam discovers a hidden garden and with careful tending spreads color throughout the gray city.

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The flight of the Dodo

By Brown, Peter

Publishing Date: 2005

Classification: E

Call Number: E

Penguin and his other flightless bird friends invent a flying machine, but they fly right into a thunderstorm.

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The quiltmaker's gift

By Brumbeau, Jeff

Publishing Date: 2001, c2000

Classification: E

Call Number: E

When a generous quiltmaker finally agrees to make a quilt for a greedy king but only under certain conditions, she causes him to undergo a change of heart.

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The quiltmaker's journey

By Brumbeau, Jeff

Publishing Date: 2005

Classification: E

Call Number: E

The quiltmaker grows up wealthy and sheltered, but radically changes her life after she discovers the poverty and need outside her town.