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Max and Ruby: Max's Birthday

by Rosemary Wells
edition: Paperback
tagged: birthdays, media tie-in

Max loves all his birthday presents--except his new wind-up lobster! But wherever Max goes, the lobster follows. What's a young bunny to do?

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My New Shirt

by Cary Fagan, illustrated by Dusan Petricic
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: birthdays, humorous stories, clothing & dress

Receiving the yearly birthday gift from his grandmother has become David’s living nightmare. The “surprise” she always has for him never varies. How can he stop this never-ending flow of stiff, white, scratchy shirts — “perfect gentlemen” shirts that make him squirm and pull and shift and twitch? David closes his eyes and imagines a lon …

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Houndsley and Catina and the Birthday Surprise

Candlewick Sparks

by James Howe, illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 9
  • Grade: k to 4
tagged: birthdays, friendship, intermediate

Great friends think alike, as James Howe and Marie-Louise Gay bring a beguiling duo back for their second adventure.

Houndsley is sad. Not because it is raining or because there are holes in his sweater, but because he doesn't know when his birthday is. All of a sudden Catina is sad, too. But friends are very good at cheering each other up, and Houn …

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A Noodle Up Your Nose

by Frieda Wishinsky, illustrated by Louise-Andrée Laliberté
edition: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: friendship, birthdays, emotions & feelings

Kate has decided on a pirate theme for her party. She thinks that seven is going to be the best age to be. Her friend Jake is going to teach her to ride a two-wheeler. And her party is going to be fabulous. That is, until Violet starts spreading stories. Kate goes right on with her planning, but she is worried. When Violet is the only one to show u …

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The Birthday Girl

by Jean Little, illustrated by June Lawrason
edition: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: cats, self-esteem & self-reliance, birthdays

Nell makes two wishes on her birthday, but the next day they show little sign of coming true. Everyone in her household is busy and wants her out from underfoot and no one is willing to help her find her lost cat. In the end she finds more than a cat and she makes her own wishes come true with the help of a row of tall, bright, smiling sunflowers.

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Flower Garden

by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
edition: Book
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: birthdays

“An urban African-American girl and her father buy plants, potting soil, and a window box at the supermarket, ride the bus to their apartment, and put together a colorful gift for the child’s mother. Rhyming verse carries the brief story, while wonderful, warm, full-color illustrations present scenes from novel angles, and depict a loving famil …

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