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One girl —Beaty, Andrea, author.

Inspired by the idea of empowering girls around the world to demand their right to education, one girl lights a small spark which catches fire, and eventually lights up the whole world.

I hate reading : how to read when you'd rather not —Bacon, Beth, 1965- author.

OK. So, you have to read for 20 minutes, but you don't want to. Maybe your mom or dad or teacher even has a timer-- yikes! If you have to read, but you don't like reading, this book is for you! If someone's bugging you t...

Have I got a book for you! —Watt, Mélanie, 1975-

A persistent salesman tries every trick of the trade to get the reader to buy his book.

I do not like books anymore! —Hirst, Daisy, author.
Book + Audio
2019
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Natalie and Alphonse REALLY like books. Picture books with Dad, scary stories with Mom, and especially stories they remember or make up themselves. So when it's time for Natalie to learn to read, she thinks it will be ex...

How do dinosaurs learn to read? —Yolen, Jane, author.

Told in rhyming text young dinosaurs learn to read, but only after many mishaps, like chewing their books and throwing them at the cat--but eventually they learn to respect their books, and treat them properly.

Polly Diamond and the magic book —Kuipers, Alice, 1979- author.

Polly loves words, writing, and telling stories, so when she finds a fancy book on her doorstep labeled "Special Delivery from the Writing and Spelling Department for Polly Diamond" she is thrilled; and when she finds th...

Give me back my book! —Foster, Travis, author, illustrator.

Two friends, Redd and Bllo argue over the possession of one special book with a green cover, hard cover, a nice spine, and pages turn from right to left--but unite when Bookworm walks off with it.

Surf's up —Alexander, Kwame, author.

"Surf's up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at the beach. But as Bro continues to gasp and cheer as he reads his book (Moby Dick), Dude can...

Charlie Cook's favourite book —Donaldson, Julia, author.

In Charlie's favourite book he reads about pirates, bears, frogs, libraries, catching alligators, the Queen's birthday, and trips into space.

The red book —Lehman, Barbara A., author.

A girl finds a magical red book and is transported to a new world and a new friend.

The librarian of Auschwitz —Iturbe, Antonio, 1967- author.

Based on the experience of real-life Auschwitz prisoner Dita Kraus, this is the incredible story of a girl who risked her life to keep the magic of books alive during the Holocaust. Fourteen-year-old Dita is one of the m...

The Titanic treasure —Luper, Eric, author.

This time Cleo, Evan, the evil Mr. Locke, and his two trolls have all been transported to the Titanic--and if they do not find and save the priceless jeweled copy of the Rubiyat before the ship hits the iceberg and sinks...

Blue rider —Valério, Geraldo, 1970- author, illustrator.

"On a gray and crowded city sidewalk, a child discovers a book. That evening, the child begins to read and is immediately carried beyond the repetitive sameness of an urban skyscape into an untamed natural landscape. The...

Read to tiger —Fore, S. J.

A little boy who wants to read his book keeps being distracted by a tiger who is busy chomping on gum, growling, and practicing karate kicks.

Abby in Oz —Mlynowski, Sarah, author.

Abby, her two friends Robin and Frankie, and the annoying Penny, are in their treehouse arguing about what to do for their special school project when a tornado appears out of nowhere, scoops up the treehouse, and transp...

Inkdeath —Funke, Cornelia Caroline.

As Bluejay--Mo's fictitious double--tries to keep the Book of Immortality from unraveling, Adderhead kidnaps all the children in the kingdom, asking for Bluejay's surrender or the children will be doomed to slavery in th...

Franklin's reading club —Jennings, Sharon.

When Franklin is lucky enough to get a copy of the new Dynaroo book, his friends are so excited, they won't let him read in peace, so Franklin comes up with a solution that pleases everybody.

Fing —Walliams, David, 1971- author.

Myrtle Meek has everything she could possibly want. But everything isn't enough. She wants more, more, MORE! When Myrtle declares she wants a FING, there's only one problem; what is a FING? Mr and Mrs Meek will do anythi...

The end (almost) —Benton, Jim.

When Donut the bear is told his story is over and he has to leave, he employs trickery so the story can go on.

A story for Bear —Haseley, Dennis.

A young bear who is fascinated by the mysterious marks he sees on paper finds a friend when a kind woman reads to him.

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