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We Adopted a Baby Lamb

by Lori Joy Smith
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: farm animals, pets, farm & ranch life

An adorable and rascally lamb is the latest addition to the family in this sweet picture book based on a true story. An irresistible and unique twist on the pet story and for fans of cute baby animals.

Ila is excited about her family's move to the country -- mostly because it means she can have more pets! But no one expected their next addition to b …

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Izzy in the Doghouse

by Caroline Adderson, illustrated by Kelly Collier
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: friendship, pets, adoption

From the author of the Jasper John Dooley series comes a new lovable character: Isabel! The first title in this early chapter book series tells us why Isabel just has, has, has to get a dog!

Isabel and Zoë are favorite friends --- most of the time. They have side-by-side cubbies at school. They never take off their friendship bracelets. And they ma …

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Elisapee and Her Baby Seagull

by Nancy Mike, illustrated by Charlene Chua
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: pets, birds, native canadian, polar regions

When Elisapee’s father brings home a baby seagull, Elisapee falls in love with the bird right away. She feeds and cares for her new friend, named Nau, and even helps Nau learn how to fly!
Nau grows, and grows, and grows some more, until she’s big enough to fly all over town and play with the other seagulls. Soon, it seems like Nau is ready to …

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Chester's Masterpiece

illustrated by Mélanie Watt
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: humorous stories, pets, cats

Chester's finally ready to write his own masterpiece --- he just needs to get Mélanie Watt out of the way! A wry take on the creative process and how good stories are constructed.

When Chester (the cat) announces he's taking over for Mélanie Watt on this book due to some technical difficulties*, Mélanie begs to differ. She tells him that no one w …

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The Barnabus Project

by Terry Fan; Eric Fan & Devin Fan
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 9
  • Grade: k to 4
tagged: pets, survival stories, friendship

In a world built for Perfect Pets, Barnabus is a Failed Project, half mouse, half elephant, kept out of sight until his dreams of freedom lead him and his misfit friends on a perilous adventure. A stunning picture book from international bestsellers The Fan Brothers, joined by their brother Devin Fan.

Deep underground beneath Perfect Pets, where chi …

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Where is my Baby?

text by Marine Guion, illustrated by Jonathan Miller & Annie Sechao, translated by Carine Laforest
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 18
  • Grade: k to 12
tagged: baby animals, pets, rabbits

Introduce your baby to books!

 

Sharing a book is the perfect way to interact and bond with your child.

Each page invites you to associate a baby animal with its parents. This soft cloth book with a crinkly cover will keep baby busy with plenty of visual and sensory stimulation.

  • Reading is a bonding experience between parent and child;
  • Colorful pic …
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Cone Cat

by Sarah Howden, illustrated by Carmen Mok
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: k to 4
tagged: cats, humorous stories, pets, new experience

One day, Jeremy wakes up at the vet’s with a giant cone around his head. In a momentary existential crisis, he resigns himself to his new role as clumsy, smelly Cone Cat. That is, until the cone becomes instrumental in lapping up the last few bites of cereal on the breakfast table.
Surprisingly, Cone Cat can do a lot of things old Jeremy couldn …

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The Rainbow Bridge

A Visit to Pet Paradise

by Adrian Raeside
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: k
tagged: pets, death & dying

Adrian Raeside has created a magical tale of adventure for pet lovers of all ages in The Rainbow Bridge. Using his gift for creating spunky characters, Raeside has created a valuable fable for anyone who cherishes the companionship of a family pet.

Seven-year-old Rick and his beloved dog Koko are inseparable. They cavort in the swimming hole, chase …

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Dog vs. Ultra Dog

by Troy Wilson, illustrated by Clayton Hanmer
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: superheroes, friendship, pets, dogs

Tim loves his pet dog, Tuffy, and Tuffy adores his boy. Tim also happens to be an überfan of the TV superhero Ultra Dog: he watches the shows, reads the books, plays the video games, wears the cape, and even sports Ultra Dog underwear. Despite cajoling from the neighboring cat, Tuffy has absolutely no fear that Ultra Dog is stealing his boy. Ultr …

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Brady Brady : Brady Brady et le super frappeur

by Mary Shaw, illustrated by Chuck Temple
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: baseball & softball, pets, friendship

 

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Le premier match de baseball de la saison approche, et Titan n’arrive toujours pas à frapper la balle. Brady essaie de l’aider, mais sans succès. De plus, Champion n’arrête pas de japper et empêche les joueurs de s’entraîner. La série Brady Brady a été applaudie par la légende canadienne du hockey …

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