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My Weird School: Class Pet Mess!

Mr. Cooper’s class is getting a pet, and every student has a different opinion about what type of animal it should be. There is drama between classmates about who wants which animal and no one can agree. Many students decide a snake would be a great class pet, so they learn lots about snakes, especially the eastern hognose snake. The class brings in different pets for show and...

Crow Smarts: Inside the Brain of the World's Brightest Bird

://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr BYU ScholarsArchive Citation - Article 22 Author Pamela S. Turner Illustrator Andy Comins Reviewer Kristie Hinckley Rating Significant Shortcom Level Intermediate Pages 73 Year

Just an Adventure at Sea

Little Critter is ready for an adventure at sea with his dad. First, his dad buys a boat and they fix it up together. Little Critter gives the boat a name and paints it on the side of it. Although they are going fishing, Little Critter is not enchanted by the fish bait. They don’t catch anything all day, until they follow the seagulls and catch all sorts of fish. Unfortunately...

Good Morning, Grizzle Grump!

It’s spring and all of the animals have awoken from their winter slumber, except for one. Squirrel wakes Grizzle Grump, a hibernating bear, from his sleep. Grizzle Grump is grumpy because he’s hungry and goes in search of some food. He finds berries, fish, and bugs, but just in time for squirrel’s forest friends to snatch them away. He gets pretty upset, until he comes across...

One Hundred Bones

Scruff is a dog who loves to dig and doesn’t have an owner to tell him not to. His other dog friends judge him for it. One day, he finds a plethora of bones and invites all of his dog friends to help dig. They reluctantly agree. The bones are unlike any they have seen before! They take city transportation all the way to the National History Museum to inform Professor Dinovsky. He...

The Hello, Goodbye Window

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The House Jane Built: A Story about Jane Addams

ouse Jane Built: A Stor y about Jane Addams Kristie Hinckley Follow this and additional works at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr BYU ScholarsArchive Citation - Book Review Review Jane

America Is Under Attack

America is Under Attack is a picture book about the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. In this book, Don Brown portrays the ordinary day on which these terrible events occurred and the ordinary, innocent people that were affected. Readers will get an inside look of this day in the life of a firefighter, a worker in the world trade center, and an army officer at the Pentagon...

Scholastic Discover More: Birds

Readers will learn more than they ever knew about birds in Scholastic Discover More: Birds. Children can easily access the information about birds in this book by using the table of contents, glossary, and index. They will learn how different birds have different purposes for feathers, including camouflage, warmth, changing direction in flight, and showing off to female birds...

Splat the Cat: Twice the Mice

Seymour misses his brother Brice, so Brice is coming for a visit! Splat the Cat tells his mom that there will be twice the mice. Splat’s mother warns him to be extra nice because not all mice think cats are nice. Seymour and Splat work super hard to prepare for Brice’s visit. Splat makes a statue out of ice for Brice, but the ice sculpture starts to melt after they fall asleep...

Everything Goes: In the Air

This book starts out as comic book, following a little boy and his parents as they head to the airport. Sporadic speech bubbles of busy travelers provide most of the book’s text. Readers learn about the history of planes, the Wright brothers, and old planes called biplanes. Hot air balloons are also found in the air and are featured in this book. There are lots of different...

Pinkalicious and the Pink Parakeet

When the class takes a trip to the Zoo, Pinkalicious wants to see the pink parakeet that she read about in her bird book. Her teacher, Ms. Penny, warns her that they are very rare, so she shouldn’t be disappointed if she doesn’t see one. Pinkalicious doesn’t see a pink parakeet and is sad. But soon the class realizes that the pink parakeet is in Ms. Penny’s jacket hood! The pink...

Mrs. Noodlekugel

Nick and Maxine are two young, curious siblings who just moved into a new apartment building. Soon after they move in, they notice a cute little house behind their building. They venture out and knock on the door and meet a talking cat! Mrs. Noodlekugel is the owner of the little house and invites them in. They are introduced to Mr. Fuzzface, the cat, and four far-sighted mice...

My Friend Rabbit

My Friend Rabbit is about mouse's friend Rabbit who means well, but always gets into trouble. Rabbit gets an airplane stuck in a tree and has a brilliant idea to stack up zoo animals, including an elephant, a rhino, a hippo, and a bear, to help them reach it. But the plane is still out of reach! After Rabbit’s last effort, the animals come tumbling down. The animals are not happy...