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ALL TITLES IN UEB UNLESS NOTATED WITH AN "e" AFTER THE NUMBER

  (Last Updated 9/19/2016)

Adult Fiction

Num. Title Author Vols. Pgs. Description
7173 Dead Rapunzel Houston, Victoria 3 356 It's the dead of winter in Loon Lake when a wealthy widow is run down and killed by a logging truck on an icy street. The truck driver insists he saw a man shove the woman into the path of his truck.
7140e Benediction Haruf, Kent 4 440 Set on the high plains of Colorado this is a story about the grace that lies within us all.
7144e Big House, The Colt, George Howe 5 760 A century in the life an an American summer home.
7129e Carpe Diem, Illinois Oakley, Kristin 3 522 For decades, the small town of Carpe Diem, Illinois has quietly unschooled its children, eschewing tests and classrooms for real-life experiences. Now, long-smoldering political feuds and deep personal secrets threaten to explode.
7121e Circling Faith Reed, Wendy; Horne, Jennifer 3 400 Short essays on various religions including some lesser know ones.
7126e Dead Lil Hustler Houston, Victoria 2 305 It's mid-July and the police chief has her hands full with the discovery of the skeletal remains of a missing bank executive and the murder of a graduate student. To complicate matters, both victims were discovered on a hidden river deep in the national forest-a place that just so happens to be a dangerous wolf rendezvous site.
7154e Home in the Valley L'Amour, Louis 2 282 Six short stories taking place on the western frontier.
7130e Invention of Wings, The Kidd, Sue Monk 5 672 Hetty “Handful” Grimke, an urban slave in early nineteenth century Charleston, yearns for life beyond the suffocating walls that enclose her within the wealthy Grimke household. The Grimke’s daughter, Sarah, has known from an early age she is meant to do something large in the world, but she is hemmed in by the limits imposed on women.
7139e Lord of Snow and Shadows Ash, Sarah 6 994 A saga filled with epic adventure and unforgettable characters. Far-reaching in scope and imagination, Lord of Snow and Shadows embarks on a journey like no other—into a shape-shifting world teeming with political intrigue, astonishing magic, and passions both dark and light. 
7149e Love's Enduring Promise Oke, Janette 3 363 Their family growing, Clark and Marty look to bind each other together with love and faith. 
7127e Mockingjay Collins, Suzanne 4 562 My name is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I not dead? I should be dead." Katniss Everdeen, girl on fire, has survived, even though her home has been destroyed. There are rebels. There are new leaders. A revolution is unfolding.
7161e Rose Harbor in Bloom Macomber, Debbie 4 535 Since moving to Cedar Cove, Jo Marie Rose has truly started to feel at home, and her neighbors have become her closest friends. Now it's springtime, and Jo Marie is eager to finish the most recent addition to her inn.

Adult Non-Fiction

Num. Title Author Vols. Pgs. Description
7145e Becoming a Contagious Christian Hybels, Bill; Mittelberg, Mark 3 412 Evangelism doesn't have to be frustrating or intimidating. Bill Hybels and Mark Mittelberg believe that effectively communicating our faith in Christ should be the most natural thing in the world. We just need encouragement and direction. 
7141e Becoming A Contagious Church Mittelberg, Mark 4 462 Increasing your church's evangelistic temperature.
7152e Heart of Meditation, The Durgananda, Swami 3 358 This guide to the inner being reveals techniques for moving beyond troublesome thoughts, finding keys to unlock practices like mantra repetition, and learning how to troubleshoot your own meditation practice.
7122e Hope and Courage Across America Mortimer, Bob 3 498 Hope and Courage Across America tells the story of one family's journey from Gig Harbor, Washington to the Statue of Liberty on bicycles. Along the way, Bob Mortimer revisits the roads of his life that brought him through losing three limbs to becoming truly whole...the journey never ends.
7166 HOPE the Best of Things Tada, Joni Eareckson 1 42 If hope is scarce in your life, this booklet will draw you toward a fresh perspective on suffering, true scriptural encouragement, and this author's hard-won insights about the goodness of God.
7169 Hope Within Year Heart Compiled & edited by Grimaldi, Jennifer 1 34 Inspirational poems about hope.
7163e NO SALE Keeping Your Child Safer in the World   1 74 Tips for Children, Teens, and Parents.
7133e My Struggle With Faith Girzone, Joseph F. 2 348 Girzone recounts the long, complicated, and often painful process he went though as he sought to find peace with his beliefs.
7165 One Hope, One Purpose Sword, Sue 1 66 The Christian Appalachian Project.
7171 Pure Joy The Dogs We Love Steel, Danielle 1 154 Presents an endearing love letter to the pet dogs who have enriched the author's life, in a volume that celebrates the laugh-inducing moments, poignant exchanges, and heartfelt farewells shared by her family.
7168 Riches of His Grace, The Compiled & edited by Grimaldi, Jennifer 1 29 Inspirational poems about God's grace.
7128e Twelve Years a Slave Northup, Solomon 3 418 True account of Solomon Northup who was born and raised as a free man in New York. In 1841 he was kidnapped and sold into slavery. This is a memoir of his 12 years as a slave in Louisiana.
7167 Walk Home With Me Sword, Sue; Sword, Candace Delona 1 55 The Christian Appalachian Project.
7162e NO SALE Women and the Word Gench, Frances Taylor 2 153 A presentation of women as models of faith as seen in the stories of the Gospel of John..
7143e Zealot Aslan, Reza 5 689 A fascinating, provocative, and meticulously researched biography that challenges long-held assumptions about the man we know as Jesus of Nazareth.

Children's

Num. Title Author Vols. Pgs. Description
3454e NO SALE A Foot in the Mouth: Poems to Speak, Sing and Shout Janeczko, Paul 1 89 A collection of lively rhymes and tricky tongue twisters, poems for more than one voice, bilingual poems -- from classic Shakespeare and Lear to anonymous rhymes to contemporary riffs on everything under the sun. These poems just might inspire kids to memorize them!
3551e NO SALE Black Beauty Sewell, Anna 2 304 A heartwarming tale told from the perspective of a horse named Black Beauty whose courage and perserverance sustain him as he travels from one owner to the next, often experiencing cruelty and mistreatment.
3583 NO SALE Book With No Pictures, The Novak, B. J 1 15 This is a simple and ingeniously imaginative book that can inspire laughter as it introduces young children to the idea that words are a source of great fun.
3592 NO SALE Case For Loving, The Alko, Selina; Qualls, Sean 1 21 In 1958 Richard Loving and Mildred Jeter decided they wanted to marry. Unfortunately for them, it was against the law in Virginia. A white man and a black woman could not marry. This is the true story of Richard and Mildred and their fight to make unconstitutional the laws which prevented interracial marriage.
3449e NO SALE Charley's First Night & When Charley Met Grampa Hest, Amy 1 23 Charley's First Night is a comforting, sweet story of a puppy's first night in his new home and is simply told and as warm and cozy as a blanket. When Charley Met Grandpa: It's a snowy day, and Grampa is coming by train for a visit. Henry can't wait for him to meet his new puppy, Charley.
3588 NO SALE Code Talker Bruchac, Joseph 3 343 A novel about the Navajo Marines of World War II. 16 year old Ned Begay enlisted in the U.S. Marines during World War II and was trained as a code talker, using his native languare to radio battlefield information and commands in a code kept secret until 1969.
3530e Complete Winnie-the-Pooh, The Milne, A. A. 2 318 Contains Winnie the Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner.
3578e NO SALE Conquering the Sun's Empire Ordway III, Frederick I.; Wakeford, Ronald C. 1 190 Exploring the solar system.
3584 NO SALE Do You Still Love Me? Burg, Sarah Emmanuelle 1 11 Carrot is having a bad day. This morning her mommy and daddy had an argument, and she feels terrible. Do they still love each other? Carrot wonders. Do they still love her?
3577e NO SALE First Book of Stones, The Cormack, M. B. 1 80 Covers types of rocks, formations, what is made from stone, and how to keep your own rock collection.
3453e NO SALE Heart on Fire: Susan B. Anthony Votes for President Malaspina, Ann 1 25 Recounts the suffragist Susan B. Anthony's first trip to the ballot box on November 5, 1872, her subsequent arrest, and trial.
3580 NO SALE I Am Malala Yousafzai, Malala 2 276 Young reader's edition of Yousafzai's best selling memoir, the Nobel Peace Prize winner retells her experiences at home and at school and discusses the impact of the Taliban presence in Pakistan.
3591 NO SALE Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorrilla Applegate, Katherine 1 20 The story about Ivan, a gorilla that was taken from its natural habitat in Africa to live capitve in a US shopping mall until finally petitioners secured his releaes to Zoo Atlanta, a premier facility that houses gorillas in natual habitat.
3586 NO SALE Lend A Hand: Poems about Giving Frank, John 1 25 Simple acts of kindness are the first steps to changing the world. This collection of original poems celebrates the joys of bridging the invisible boundaries among people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.
3452e NO SALE Listen for the Bus: David's Story McMahon, Patricia 1 24 A real-life look at David, who is blind, as he begins kindergarten.
3456e NO SALE Lulu and the Cat in the Bag McKay, Hilary 1 67 When a mysterious bag is left on Lulu's doorstep, the last thing her grandmother expects to be in it is a cat--a huge, neon orange cat. But Lulu knows this cat doesn't mean any harm and in fact it needs a lovely new home.
3590 NO SALE Madam and Nun and 1001: What is a Palindrome Cleary, Brian P. 1 14 Hannah is a palindrome like Mom and Dad and Sis. So begins this walk into the world of palindromes.
3451e NO SALE National Geographic Kids: Ultimate Weird but True   2 204 Packed with 1,000 amazing facts and eye-popping photos that prove truth really is stranger than fiction.
3455e NO SALE Olivia Sharp: Nate the Great's Cousin-The Green Toenails Gang Weinman-Sharmat, Marjorie; Sharmat, Mitchell 1 34 Wealthy Olivia Sharp, agent for secrets, uncovers several secrets on a trip to Carmel, California to help a friend become a member of an exclusive club.
3447e NO SALE Only You Cruise, Robin 1 9 A parent describes everything there is to love about a child, from a stretch and yawn in the morning to dreams at night.
3457e NO SALE P.S. Be Eleven Williams-Garcia, Rita 2 329 Eleven-year-old Brooklyn girl Delphine feels overwhelmed with worries and responsibilities. She's just started sixth grade and is self-conscious about being the tallest girl in the class, and nervous about her first school dance. She's supposed to be watching her sisters, but Fern and Vonetta are hard to control. Her uncle Darnell is home from Vietnam and seems different. And her pa has a girlfriend. At least Delphine can write to her mother in Oakland, California, for advice. But why does her mother tell her to 'be eleven' when Delphine is now twelve?
3422e NO SALE Rabbit and the Robot--The Sleepover Bell, Cece 1 62 New readers who like silly stories will race through this funny adventure about a rabbit who likes to be in control and an obliging robot who calmly keeps their friendship humming.
3448e NO SALE Sassy: The Dazzle Disaster Dinner Party Draper, Sharon M. 1 173 Sassy Simone Sanford plans a fabulous dinner party for her fourth grade class, but it turns into a recipe for disaster when her dog eats the food, her friends make a mess, and the new girl in school is missing.
3593 NO SALE Water Rolls, Water Rises & Gracias Mora, Pat 1 19 Water Rolls, Water Rises - A poetic bilingual celebration of the movement, moods, and majesty of water on Earth. Gracias-Thanks - Straight from the heart of a child flows this delighful bilingual celebration of family, friendship and fun.
3587 NO SALE Wednesday Bertier, Anne 1 29 Every Wednesday, Little Round and Big Square get together to play their favorite game. As soon as one of them says a word, they transform themselves into it.
3585 NO SALE Winder Candle Ashford, Jeron 1 16 The families at Juniper Court Apartments always seem to need a candle. Themes of sharing, friendship and cultural traditions are explored in this book.
3589 NO SALE Year of the Forturne Cookie, The Cheng, Andrea 2 165 Anna Wang, an 11-year-old Chinese American girl, learned how to be a big sister when her parents adoped a baby from a Chinese orpahage. Now Anna (who is learning to speak Chinese) has the opportunity to travel to China with her teacher who is adopting a little girl from the same orphanage. The trip becomes an occasion to explore her own identiry.

Cookbooks

Num. Title Author Vols. Pgs. Description
7153e NO SALE Beyond TV Dinners Canter, Patricia; Cole, Mike; Hatlen, Betsy; LeDuc, Paula 1 210 Three levels of recipes for visually handicapped cooks.
7125e Crockpot - The Original Slow Cooker Recipes   1 66 Original Crockpot slow cooker recipes.
7164e Everyday Mediterranean Diet Cookbook, The Sharpe, Diane 1 115 An interesting mix of genuine Mediterranean recipes that are specially designed to simplify and add variety to your meals, while achieving your health goals.
7160e Great Chefs of Lodi   2 340 A compilation of recipes appearing in the Lodi Enterprise with everything from appetizers to desserts.
3450e NO SALE Grilled Pizza Sandwich and Other Vegetarian Recipes Johnson, Kristi 1 44 Have you ever munched on Wormy Apple Croissants? How about Peanut Butter and Jelly Sushi? These are not your ordinary cookbooks! Easy step-by-step instructions guide you through each unique recipe. Equipment lists, safety tips, and difficulty ratings for each recipe are also included.
7124e Home Cooking   2 226 Recipes from the Wisconsin School for the Visually Handicapped.
7123e I Want that Recipe First Baptist Church 2 270 A collection of recipes from the First Baptist Church of Doyline, LA.
7133e Recipes for the Turbo Blend Two Speed Vitamix   2 242 Recipes for the Turbo Blend Two Speed Vitamix.
7150e NO SALE Timeless Recipes With Minute Rice General Foods 1 80 Minute rice recipes.
7151e NO SALE Casserole Cook Book, The Good Housekeeping 1 99 Good Housekeeping casserole cookbook.

Crafts

Num. Title Author Vols. Pgs. Description
7132e A Dozen 12-Hour Doilies Annie's Attic 1 98 Create 12 Doilies in 12 hours or less with size 10 crochet cotton.
7147e A Year of Baby Afghans Leisure Art 1 96 12 baby afghan crochet designs.
7146e Adorable Baby Sweaters Amer School of Needlework 1 84 4 designs to knit and crochet.
7156e NO SALE Animal Magic   1 50 Knitting animals, including chickens, pigs, cows, sheep, dolphins, reindeer, turtles and bunnies.
7137e Baskets & Bowls in Crochet Annie's Attic 1 44 Beginning and intermediate skill levels on how to create six different kinds of baskets. Each basket is crocheted with a different material, including jute, fabric strips, cotton, or acrylic yarns, giving each project a distinct look.
7159e NO SALE Crocheted Christmas Ornaments   1 35 Various patterns for crocheted Christmas ornaments and snowflakes.
7131e Easy Crocheted Baby Blankets Clark, Evelyn 1 16 3 crocheted baby blanket patterns.
7155e NO SALE Family Affair   1 72 Sweaters, cardigans and scarves for children and adults.
7148e Family Knits Bliss, Debbie 2 258 25 handknits for all seasons.
7138e Granny Square Wear Annie's Attic 1 125 Crochet Sweaters, Vest, Pullovers, Skirt, Tote Bag.
7172 I Can't Believe I'm Loom Knitting Norris, Kathy 1 164 Everything you need to know about loom knitting.
7134e In-Style Bags Kotary, Kim 1 54 Stylishly accessorize any outfit with one of these 6 attention getting crocheted bags.
7135e Irish Beauty Doilies White, Kathryn 1 106 Seven intricate designs in this book from Annie's Attic features classic Irish rose accents. All are made using size 10 crochet cotton. Finished sizes range from 12" x 13" to a generous 18" across. Skill level: Intermediate.
7136e NO SALE Manual for Macrame, A Porter, Marie 2 58 A manual for macrame. 2nd volume is illustrations.
7142e Market Totes Annie's Attic 1 24 Crochet market tote patterns.
7170e Molly   1 12 A knit tam pattern.
7158e NO SALE Precious Preemies   1 41 Knit patterns for preemies, inlcuding booties, baptismal gown, bonnets, sweaters, overalls and diaper covers.
7157e NO SALE Selection of Sweaters and Cardigans   1 67 Sweaters and cardigan patterns to knit.

Print/Braille
(NOT FOR SALE)

Num. Title Author Vols. Pgs. Description
3490 10-Step Guide to Living with your Monster Numeroff, Laura 1   Is your monster misbehaving? Is he eating your favorite shirts? Never fear those monster mishaps again!
3576 A Day in the Life of Oscar the Grouch Hayward, Linda 1   Oscar the Grouch describes the things he likes about living in a garbage can on Sesame Street, as well as the things that make him grouchy.
3487 A Green, Green Garden Mayer, Mercer 1   Little Critter and his family plant some vegetables. After lots of watering, weeding, and waiting, they enjoy a delicious meal.
3466 A Lunch With Punch Kittinger, Jo S. 1   A boy packs his lunch with delicious items, and then shares it with a friend who has forgotten his own lunch at school.
3458 A Picnic in the Rain Fear, Sharon 1   Moosling comes to the rescue when Rabbit, Mouse and Skunk want a dry place to picnic.
3469 A Surprise for Roxy Robinson, Fay 1   Stories about a family of foxes.
3515 All By Myself Mayer, Mercer 1   All the many things a young child can do independently are demonstrated, (tying shoes, riding bike, kicking ball), but there is one thing one cannot do alone.
3608e Amelia Bedelia Parish, Peggy 1   A literal-minded housekeeper causes chaos in the Rogers household when she attempts to make sense of some instructions.
3615e Animal ABC's Patrick, Denise Lewis 1   Animal ABC's.
3573 Anybody Can Play Stevenson, Jocelyn 1   Bert and Ernie think of new games to play inside on a rainy day.
3599 Baby Animals on the Farm Alexander, Liza 1   As Grover searches all over the farm for a missing kitten, he meets many animals with their new babies.
3525 Baby Sister Says No Mayer, Mercer 1   Little Critter is having a bad day. His baby sister follows him everywhere and stops him from doing what he wants to do.
3540 Barn Party O'Brien, Claire 1   The Chicken Sisters are planning a party and invite all the barnyard animals. But mean old Rooster thinks that only neat, clean animals should be allowed to attend. 
3545 Berenstain Bears and Mama's New Job, The Berenstain, Stan; Berenstain, Jan 1   When Mama Bear decides to turn her hobby into a business, each member of the Bear family tries to help a little more around the house.
3505 Berenstain Bears and the Big Road Race, The Berenstain, Stan; Berenstain, Jan 1   Brother Bear in his little red car slowly but surely wins out against the yellow and blue cars in this tortoise-and-hare story.
3496 Berenstain Bears On the Job, The Berenstain, Stan; Berenstain, Jan 1   Brother and Sister meet Firebear Bob, Police Officer Marguerite, and others as they try to discover "What will I be when I grow up?
3511 Best Seat in Second Grade, The Kenah, Katharine 1   Sam is tired of waiting to be Hamster Helper. So when his class takes a trip to the science museum, Sam decides to bring along something extra. Companion book.
3482 Biscuit and the Baby Capucilli, Alyssa Satin 1   Biscuit wants to meet the new baby. But the baby is sleeping, and Biscuit must be patient–and quiet!
3473 Biscuit Meets the Class Pet Capucilli, Alyssa Satin 1   When Nibbles, the new class pet, gets lost during a visit, Biscuit the puppy helps find him.
3474 Biscuit Wins a Prize Capucilli, Alyssa Satin 1   Biscuit, a small puppy, gets excited when he is entered in a pet show.
3532 Buzzzzzzzz said the Bee Lewison, Wendy Cheyette 1   A bee sits on Duck, and when duck QUACKS at it to scat, it doesn't listen! So Duck sits on Hen. Hilarity ensues as each animal sits on another.
3568 Come Out to Play   1   Mother goose rhymes from Ladybug.
3544 Copycat Fish, The Donovan, Gail 1   Rainbow Fish is angry that Tug copies everything he does, especially when their teacher, Miss Cuttle, picks them to work on a project together.
3555 Corduroy Freeman, Don 1   A girl named Lisa fell in love with a little brown bear wearing green overalls with one button missing.
3598 Curious George 2 Follow That Monkey   1   George's elephant frient Kayla misses her family-and on this whirlwind adventure, George will stop at nothing to help her find them!
3549 Curious George Takes a Job Rey, H. A. 1   Curious George takes a job as a dishwasher and a window washer.
3606 Dandelion Seed's Big Dream, The Anthony, Joseph 1   A seed dreams of becoming a dandelion.
3560 Darcy and Gran Don't Like Babies Cutler, Jane 1   Darcy and Gran are not happy about the idea of a new baby coming, but they change their minds after the birth.
3486 Diary of a Worm: Teacher's Pet Cronin, Doreen; Bliss, Harry 1   Worm is all about having fun, respecting the earth, and never taking baths.
3548 Doctor DeSoto Steig, William 1   Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain.
3554 Donkey - Donkey Duvoisin, Roger 1   A little donkey, unhappy that his big ears stick straight up, asks other farm animals for advice on how to improve his appearance.
3601 Doris's Dinosaur Wells, Rosemary 1   When Mrs. Jenkins proposes the class paint dinosaurs, Doris's unusual artistic talent is not recognized until the class visits a modern art museum.
3579 Down on the Farm with Grover Sipherd, Ray 1   When Grover takes care of his uncle's farm for the summer, he discovers being a farmer isn't as easy as he thought.
3461 Ear Book, The Perkins, Al 1   What fun it is to hear popcorn popping, flutes tooting, hands clapping, and fingers snapping.
3534 Eloise Has a Lesson Thompson, Kay 1   It's time for Eloise's lesson. Today her tutor, Philip, wants her to learn math, but Eloise has a better idea!
3614e Emperor's Egg, The Jenkins, Martin 1   Describes the parental behavior of Emperor penguins, focusing on how the male keeps the egg warm until it hatches and how the parents care for the chick after it is born.
3602 Excuse me, I'm trying to read! Amani, Mary Jo 1   This book is full of charm, humour and cuteness. With its wonderful African flair, gorgeous pictures and message to encourage reading.
3535 Fall Leaf Project McNamara, Margaret 1   The first-graders of Robin Hill School love to look at all the different fall leaves. When they hear that in some states the leaves don't change color, they come up with a plan to share fall with other first-graders.
3524 Fire Engines Rockwell, Anne 1   Describes the parts of a fire engine and how fire fighters use them to fight fires.
3533 First Grade Friends Recess Mess Maccarone, Grace 1   A story of poor Sam, who needs to go to the boys' room, but since he cannot read or spell, he worries that he will not know which door to enter. 
3600 Fix It, Please Weiss, Ellen 1   With all the characters of Sesame Street wanting their broken things fixed, Luis, who runs the Fix-it Shop, doesn't have time to work on his broken clock.
3574 Franklin Wants a Pet Bourgeois, Paulette, Clark, Brenda 1   Franklin can count forwards and backwards. He can zip zippers and button buttons. And ever since he was small, he really wanted a pet.
3459 Freddy the Frog Greydanus, Rose 1   This easy reader contains only 30 different words, repeated often to help the young reader develop word recognition and interest in reading.
3506 Grasshopper and the Ants   1   Classic story of the grasshopper who played and the ants who prepared for winter.
3497 Groundhog Day Lewin, Betsy 1   An incident on Groundhog Day reveals the true relationship between Phil the groundhog and his shadow.
3567 Grover's Book of Cute Little Baby Animals Ford, B. G. 1   Grover reads a library book that introduces the characteristics of a variety of baby animals.
3605 Happy Birthday Martin Luther King Marzollo, Jean 1   Because Martin Luther King worked so hard for freedom and helped so many people to gain it, we honor him every year on his special day.
3521 Harry Takes a Bath Ziefert, Harriet 1   When Harry Hippo takes a bath, he wants to get clean, but he also wants to play! Harry has lots of fun splish-splashing around! Then he cleans up the messy bathroom.
3489 Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night Rylant, Cynthia 1   Henry and his dog Mudge go camping with Henry's parents.
3609e Henry and Mudge in the Sparkle Days Rylant, Cynthia 1   In the winter Henry and his big dog Mudge play in the snow, share a family Christmas dinner, and gather around a crackling winter fireplace.
3541 Henry and Mudge Take the Big Test Ryland, Cynthia 1   Henry and his 180-pound dog Mudge are best friends forever. And they're off to a school for dogs so Mudge can learn some manners!
3610e Henry and Mudge The First Book Rylant, Cynthia 1   Henry, feeling lonely on a street without any other children, finds companionship and love in a big dog named Mudge.
3611e Henry and Mudge Under the Yellow Moon Rylant, Cynthia 1   In the autumn Henry and his big dog Mudge watch the leaves turn, meet with some Halloween spooks and share Thanksgiving dinner.
3464 Here Comes Trouble Brimmer, Larry Dane 1   A young girl thinks that Wayne is a pest, until she gets to know him better.
3460 How Many Feet? How Many Tails? Burns, Marilyn 1   A book of math riddles.
3491 How Many Kisses do you want Tonight? Bajaj, Varsha 1   How many kisses do you want tonight?" the animals ask, snuggling critters tight.
3483 I Am Confident! Parker, David 1   Young children need to learn and know that they can do many things. That is what builds true confidence.
3514 I Can Do It Myself Kingsley, Emily 1   The Sesame Street characters describe the many activities they can do on their own.
3443e I Dare You Not to Yawn Boudreau, Helene 1   A comical cautionary tale for bedtime-resistant youngsters which challenges them to avoid yawning, from a dozing dog and a cuddly blanket to endearing baby orangutans who stretch out long arms for a nighttime hug.
3517 I Hate My Bow! Wilhelm, Hans 1   A furious and embarrassed dog hates the big frilly bow that his owners have put on the top of his head, and he wishes with all his heart that he could go play with his friends in the mud.
3504 I Just Forgot Mayer, Mercer 1   Little Critter struggles to remember what he is supposed to do each day. 
3492 I Love You as Much... Melmed, Laura Krauss 1   The bond between mothers and their babies can be shared at naptime or bedtime or whenever it is time to say "I love you."
3563 I Want to Be a Fire Fighter Maifair, Linda Lee 1   Grover learns how fire fighters put out fires, steer hook and ladder trucks, wash fire trucks, and handle the hoses.
3499 I Was So Mad Mayer, Mercer 1   The Critter family says no to everything Little Critter wants to do. Finally, mad at the world, Little Critter announces he will run away.
3445e If You Were a Penguin Minor, Wendell and Florence 1   Pictures and rhyming text present some of the many extraordinary things penguins can do. Includes facts about penguins as well as related websites.
3475 In A Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories Schwartz, Alvin 1   Creak... Crash... BOO! Shivering skeletons, ghostly pirates, chattering corpses, and haunted graveyards...all to chill your bones! Share these seven spine-tingling stories in a dark, dark room.
3564 It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Bown Schulz, Charles 1   Linus waits for the Great Pumpkin, Snoopy has a run in with the Red Baron, and all Charlie Brown gets for trick-or-treat is a rock.
3513 Just For You Mayer, Mercer 1   A little creature tries and tries to do something special for his mother but something always seems to go wrong.
3500 Just Go to Bed Mayer, Mercer 1   This simple story shows Little Critter resisting his father's efforts to get him ready for bed.
3495 Just Grandma and Me Mayer, Mercer 1   Little Critter and his grandmother spend the day at the beach.
3556 Just Me and My Cousin Mayer, Gina; Mayer, Mercer 1   A visit to a cousin's house turns out not to be so bad after all.
3501 Just Me and My Dad Mayer, Mercer 1   It's the tale of a father-and-son camping trip filled with Little Critter's mistakes and good intentions.
3498 Just Me and My Puppy Mayer, Mercer 1   Even though Puppy misbehaves, he makes a wonderful pet.
3508 Ladybug and the Cricket, The Berman, Luka 1   Two friends, a ladybug and a cricket, each have talents and find out how they can work and play together using their talents together.
3512 Little Critter's Staying Overnight Mayer, Mercer 1   Little Critter causes quite a commotion when he spends the night at his friend's mansion.
3597 Little Engine That Could, The Piper, Watty 1   When the other engines refuse, the Little Blue Engine tries to pull a stranded train full of dolls, toys, and good food over the mountain.
3559 Little Peep Kent, Jack 1   A chick is warned by the other barnyard animals never to annoy the old rooster, because without him to bring up the sun, there may be no future.
3550 Little Sister Daly, Kathleen 1   David's little sister, Liz, proves that she is more than just a pest when she rescues a baby from walking over a bed of sea urchins at the beach.
3529 Look What I Can Do Hayward, Linda 1   The Sesame Street characters are able to do many things such as folding clothes, feeding pets, and painting pictures.
3463 Mac and Cheese Weeks, Sarah 1   Two cats that are as different as night and day are nevertheless best friends.
3547 Marcellus' Birthday Cake Simeon, Lorraine 1   Marcellus, a five-year-old African-American boy who decides to bake himself a birthday cake, learns some lessons about the difficulties of baking in an illustrated tale that includes a cake and icing recipe for young bakers.
3595 Marley & Me Marley to the Rescue   1   Marley is always getting into trouble. But when trouble comes to his friends, it's up to the frisky dog to save the day!
3527 Merry Christmas Mom and Dad Mayer, Mercer 1   Little Critter approaches Christmas with the intention of being a good helper. When he makes a mistake, he has a logical explanation.
3594 Miss Moore Thought Otherwise Pinborough, Jan 1   Examines the story of how librarian Ann Carroll Moore created the first children's room at the New York Public Library.
3552 Miss Nelson is Back Allard, Harry; Marshall, James 1   When their teacher has to go away for a week, the kids in room 207 plan to "really act up."
3565 Miss Smith's Incredible Storybook Garland, Michael 1   When the new teacher, Miss Smith, reads to her class, Zack and his classmates are amazed to find that the storybook characters come to life.
3537 Mittens Schaefer, Lola M. 1   Mittens is a small, shy kitten in a big, new house. Will he find a place just for him?
3616e Momies Say Shhh! Polacco, Patricia 1   Animals make many different noises, but when they make too much noise their mommies quiet them down.
3543 More Bunny Trouble Wilhelm, Hans 1   When his baby sister crawls away while he is supposed to be watching her, Ralph and the other bunnies stop decorating Easter eggs to search for her.
3472 Mr. Putter & Tabby Ring The Bell Rylant, Cynthia; Howard, Arthur 1   While enjoying autumn weather and activities, Mr. Putter, realizing how much he misses going to school, takes his cat Tabby, their adventurous neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, and her cake-loving dog Zeke to "Show and Tell."
3481 Mr. Putter & Tabby Run the Race Rylant, Cynthia 1   Mr. Putter is convinced to run in a senior marathon with his neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, when he learns that second prize is a train set.
3470 Mutts Rake, Jody Sullivan 1   Marvelous mix -- From puppy to adult -- Taking care of mutts.
3493 My Dog Buddy Milgrim, David 1   Only the little boy in this story knows how to get Buddy to do what he should--with hugs and cuddles and lots of love!
3507 My Five Senses Aliki 1   How do you learn what the world is like? Through your five senses! Every sound, taste, smell, sight, and touch helps kids to discover something new.
3531 Nanny Goat's Boat Moncure, Jane Belk 1   A book of rhyming.
3522 Never Talk to Strangers Joyce, Irma 1   Discusses different situations to help make important distinctions between people who are "safe" and people to avoid.
3465 New Baby, The Packard, Mary 1   A boy is a little jealous of his new baby brother until mommy gives him a hug and the new baby gives him a smile.
3503 Noah's Ark Hayward, Linda 1   A simple retelling of the Old Testament story of Noah, who followed God's orders to build a great ark in preparation for the coming flood.
3546 Noah's Ark Lorimer, Lawrence 1   A retelling of the Bible story of Noah and the huge ark God asked him to build.
3561 Nobody's Mother is in Second Grade Pulver, Robin 1   Second grade is about the age where children are torn between wanting mom to visit school, but aware their friends might think it uncool.
3562 Norman Fools the Tooth Fairy Carrick, Carol 1   Norman wanted a visit from the tooth fairy. He had a loose tooth, but it was taking so long to come out. Then Norman had an idea. Why couldn't he fool the tooth fairy?
3526 Now I Know All About Seeds Kuchalla, Susan 1   Introduces children to the wonderful world of nature and plants all around them.
3528 Nuts to You! Ehlert, Lois 1   It's summer in the city, and a rascally squirrel is up to all sorts of tricks. But when he sneaks inside an apartment window, he'll need one nutty solution to get back out!
3557 Owly Thaler, Mike 1   When Owly asks his mother question after question about the world, she finds just the right ways to help him find the answers.
3582 Paper Bag Princess, The Munsch, Robert 1   Elizabeth is a beautiful princess who has to use courage and a lot of brains to outwit the dragon who has kidnapped her prince who truns out to be not-so-charming.
3607 Parts Arnold, Tedd 1   A five-year-old boy thinks his body is falling apart untill he learns new teeth grow and hair and skin replace themselves.
3612e Peterkin Meets a Star Boon, Emilie 1   A child plucks a star from the sky and takes it home for his own; but the star is not happy in its new environment.
3519 Picky Mrs. Pickle Schneider, Christine 1   Picky Mrs. Pickle won't eat anything that isn't green or pickled. That is, until her stubborn niece, Sophie Claire, introduces Mrs. Pickle to a new, "non-pickle" ice cream flavor. Mrs. Pickle will never be the same again. 
3536 Picnic! A Day in the Park Holub, Joan 1   Summer is the perfect time for a picnic -- and everyone knows that ants love a good picnic! Watermelon and corn on the cob -- yum! But when the sun starts to set, the ants must find their way home after a long afternoon in the park.
3488 Pigs on a Blanket Axelrod, Amy 1   Mr. Pig, Mrs. Pig, and the piglets are hot, hot, hot and they really want to go to the beach. But time is running out for the Pigs! Will they be able to count the seconds, minutes, and hours and enjoy a swim in the ocean?
3485 Rainy-Day Dance Moncure, Jane Belk 1   Word Bird and classmates perform a play showing how seeds, sun, and rain combine to produce growing plants.
3462 Ready? Set. Raymond! Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux 1   Three stories in which a little boy does everything fast, from brushing his teeth to making friends to running races.
3467 Rooster's Alarm Smith, Ian; Julian, Sean 1   When a sheep cries "Cock-a-doodle-doo" to awaken the other animals, each responds with a surprising sound, while all wonder where the rooster has gone.
3471 Rude Ralph Fontes, Justin 1   Rude Ralph only learns to be polite after no one will play with him.
3553 School Bus Driver from the Black Lagoon, The Thaler, Mike 1   Rex Fenderbender is the new school bus driver, and rumour has it that he drives as if he's racing in the Indy 500 and that he makes the kids rebuild the engine when it breaks down. Are the rumours true? The students will soon find out.
3477 See Pip Point Milgrim David 1   When Pip the mouse floats off with Otto the robot's balloon, Otto and Zee the Bee go to the rescue.
3570 Sesame Stree Circus of Opposites, The Kingsley, Emily Perl 1   The Sesame Street Muppets perform daring circus acts demonstrating such opposite concepts as big/little, up/down, and clean/dirty.
3572 Show and Tell Relf, Patricia 1   On show and tell day at school, everyone has brought something fun and exciting to school, and Bert especially wants his to be a surprise.
3581 Silly Milly Lewison, Wendy Cheyette 1   A funny book for beginning readers. It has simple, repetitive words with rhyming sentences.
3494 Silly Pig Has An Idea Graves, Sue 1   Silly Pig does silly things! So, the animals aren't surprised when she goes looking for treasure. One day, she finds something sparkling in the mud. Perhaps Silly Pig is also a clever pig! 
3484 Sleepy Dog Ziefert, Harriet 1   A dog and his pet cat share good-night kisses and playful dreams until morning wakes them.
3478 Small Pig Lobel, Arnold 1   Because the farmer's wife insists on cleaning his mud puddle, a little pig runs away to the city where he becomes permanently stuck in what he thought was a mud puddle.
3523 Snow Day McNamara Margaret 1   The kids in Mrs. Connor's class love the snow! And they love snow days even more! But when the snow will not stop falling, Nia realizes that staying at home is not so much fun after all.
3516 Snowball, The Armstrong, Jennifer 1   Watch out below! Here comes a giant snowball tumbling down a hill, picking up everything--and everybody--in its path! 
3558 Something Good Munsch, Robert 1   Something good" is exactly what Tyya, Andrew and Julie want to put into their shopping cart.
3444e Sophie's Squash Miller, Pat Zietlow; Wilsdorf, Anne 1   A young girl befriends a squash.
3476 Spot the Frog Sander, Sonia 1   Book 3 of the Backyardigan series.
3446e Squeak, Rumble, Whomp! Whomp! Whomp! Marsalis, Wynton 1   Takes readers (and listeners) on a rollicking, clanging, clapping tour through the many sounds that fill a neighborhood. 
3569 Thanksgiving Treat Stock, Catherine 1   There seems to be no place for the smallest child in a family's busy preparations for Thanksgiving, until Grandpa steps in and they perform a vital task everyone else has forgotten.
3575 The Dog Who Found Christmas Jennings, Linda 1   Poor Buster the dog has been abandoned on Christmas Eve. Cold and frightened, he wanders in search of comfort. He is chased away from every door. Finally he follows carolers to the home of an old man who wants a dog just as much as Buster wants a home.
3468 There Was an Old Lady who Swallowed Some Leaves Colando, Lucille 1   You won't believe why this old lady swallowed some leaves, a shirt, a pumpkin, a pole, some pants, a rope, and some hay!
3520 Three Bears, The Ingoglia, Gina 1   The classic story of Goldilocks and the three bears.
3509 Too Many Puppies Brewster, Patience 1   Delighted when her dog Milly has seven puppies, a little girl wants to keep them all, until she sadly realizes that so many puppies require much more work than she can accomplish. 
3479 Too Many Valentines McNamara, Margaret 1   When Neil tells his classmates that he does not want any more valentines, especially pink or frilly ones, the class comes up with a good idea.
3538 Tummy Trouble Page, Josephine 1   Clifford, Cleo and T-Bone decide to give themselves treats for doing tricks. Now three crates of treats are empty and there's tummy trouble all around.
3502 Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse and the Peanuts West, Cindy 1   Mickey Mouse goes for a walk and discovers the amazing properties of peanuts.
3541 We Eat Dinner in the Bathtub Medearis, Angela Shelf 1   A young boy visits a friend who lives in a topsy-turvy house.
3603 What Grandmas Do Best; What Grandpas Do Best Numeroff, Laura 1   One side of this upside-down book celebrates all of the things grandmas do for their grandchildren. Turning the book over and around produces a similar celebration of grandpas.
3571 When is Saturday? Kovacs, Deborah 1   Grover wants to know when Saturday is.
3480 When Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry... Bang, Molly 1   A young girl is upset and doesn't know how to manage her anger but takes the time to cool off and regain her composure.
3510 Where is the Bear? Hefter, Richard 1   Two little bears are trying to find their friend, who is slow to get up in the morning.
3604 White Cane Day Grender, Kristin 1   This book for very young children presents White Cane Day from a child's point of view.
3566 Why the Banana Split Walton, Rick 1   So why did the banana split? Well, for the same reason that the jackhammers hit the road, the lettuce headed out, and the skipping ropes skipped town. Here's a hint: it's bigger than a breadbox and named Rex.
3613e Will You Com Back for Me? Tompert, Ann 1   Four-year old Suki is worried about being left in day care for the first time until her mother reassures her that she loves her and will always return for her.
3539 Wind Bauer, Marion Dane 1   Though you can't see the wind, you can certainly feel it when the wind blows! But where does wind come from? 
3518 Witch Grows Up, The Bridwell, Norman 1   The kindhearted witch enthralls her friends with the story of her own very unusual childhood.
3596 Worm and Farmer Maguire Dinardo, Jeff 1   The farmer loves his garden. Worm loves to work in her home. Can the two learn to work together?

Textbooks

Num. Title Author Vols Pgs Description
5072 WISCONSIN: Our State, Our Story Motovilott, John 5 670 History & Geographic story of Wisconsin.
5073 Making Connection: A Strategic Approach to Academic Reading/Second Edition Pakenham, Kenneth J. 6 878 High intermediate level academic reading skills book.
5074 Grammar and Beyond Workbook 2A Zwier, Lawrence; Holden Harry 2 260 Based on extensive research, Grammar and Beyond ensures that students study accurate information about grammar and apply it in their own speech and writing. This is the first half of Workbook Level 2. In the Workbook, learners grain additional practice in the grammar from the Student's Book, including practice correcting common learner errors.
5075 Grammar and Beyond Workbook 2B Zwier, Lawrence; Holden Harry 2 298 This is the second half of Workbook Level 2


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