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Harvey comes home —Nelson, Colleen, author.

"A young boy volunteering at a retirement home finds a stray dog and notices that it revives decades-old memories for a bitter resident. The boy bonds with the resident as he listens to stories about growing up in Saskat...

The too-scary story —Murguia, Bethanie Deeney, author, illustrator.

At bedtime, their father tells Grace and Walter a scary story about two children in a dark forest.

When you trap a tiger —Keller, Tae, author.

When Lily, her sister Sam, and their mother move in with her sick grandmother, Lily traps a tiger and makes a deal with him to heal Halmoni.

Uni's first sleepover —Ransom, Candice F., 1952-

When Uni the unicorn goes to her first sleepover, the other girls are better at every game, but later Uni has the opportunity to share her special talent.

It's not Jack and the beanstalk —Funk, Josh, author.

Jack is not fond of the bossy narrator of his fairy tale! When Jack is told to trade his beloved cow Bessie for some magic beans, throw the beans out the window, climb the ENORMOUS beanstalk that sprouts overnight, and s...

Everything sad is untrue : (a true story) —Nayeri, Daniel, author.

"At the front of a middle school classroom in Oklahoma, a boy named Khosrou (whom everyone calls "Daniel") stands, trying to tell a story. His story. But no one believes a word he says. To them he is a dark-skinned, hair...

The 78-story treehouse —Griffiths, Andy, 1961- author.

Join Andy and Terry in their spectacular new 78-story treehouse. They've added 13 new levels including a drive-through car wash, a combining machine, a scribbletorium, an ALL-BALL sports stadium, Andyland, Terrytown, a h...

I broke my trunk! —Willems, Mo, author.

Gerald the elephant tells his best friend Piggie a long, crazy story about how he broke his trunk.

Once upon a dragon's fire —Blue, Beatrice, 1991- author, illustrator.

A little girl befriends a sad, tiny horse, and, with a little magic (and an ice cream cone), helps him fly.

The forever sky —Peacock, Thomas D., author.

Two young Ojibwe brothers, Niigaanii and Bineshiinh, look to the stars and spin stories, some inspired by Uncle and some of their own making, as they remember their grandmother.

I do not like stories —Larsen, Andrew, 1960- author.

"The story itself is simple. Boy gets up, boy goes to school, boy comes home from school, boy goes to bed. Boy seems a bit grumpy, until the end of the day when he comes home to his cat, who he clearly loves. The boy's s...

This is the path the wolf took —Farina, Laura, 1980- author.

"This Is the Path the Wolf Took is a funny, endearing story about a boy named Gabe who doesn't like the scary parts of stories, so when he "reads" books to his little sister, he leaves those parts out. He tells her the s...

I am a story —Yaccarino, Dan, author.

"From cave drawings to the invention of the printing press to our digital age, discover how a story has been told in many different ways from the past to today. It's always been around, making us happy, sad, excited, or ...

It's a tiger! —LaRochelle, David.

A child imagines that he is in a story where he encounters a tiger at every turn.

The librarian's stories —Falcone, L. M. (Lucy M.), 1951- author.

Returning to her post on a bench in front of the burned-out remains of a beloved library, a dedicated librarian reads out loud from books that have survived until her persistence helps bolster her community's recovery, i...

Painted fences —Cassidy, Sara, author.

"On a beautiful spring day in Victoria's James Bay neighbourhood, eight-year-old Esther takes a walk with her great-grandfather on his birthday. On the same street and the same date, but seventy-five years earlier, two e...

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.

Eat, Leo! Eat! —Adderson, Caroline, 1963- author.

Leo wants no part of sitting down with his family to eat Nonna's big, delizioso lunch every Sunday. "I'm not hungry," he insists. Not hungry? Hmm. Clever Nonna gets an idea. She'll use a story to lure Leo to her table. T...

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