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Don't miss these great titles that inspire back-to-school spirit in your preschooler and kindergartener.
 
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School Rules
Series: Tony Baloney, Book #2
by Pam Muñoz Ryan Illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham

Readers everywhere will adore Tony Baloney — the loveable, highly relatable hero of this bravura new Beginning Reader series!

Tony Baloney is excited because "today he won't have to obey Bossy Big Sister Baloney. He won't have to play with the Bothersome Babies Baloney. Today, he is going to school!"

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Arthur's Back to School Day
by Lillian Hoban Illustrated by Lillian Hoban
"Brrr ... ing!" There's the school bell! It's the first day back at school for Arthur and Violet and all of their friends. Time for riding the school bus, going to class, and best of all, eating snacks and playing games at recess. But this year the first day is full of surprises.
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Ready for Kindergarten, Stinky Face?
Series: Stinky Face
by Lisa McCourt Illustrated by Cyd Moore

It's time to go to kindergarten, but Stinky Face has a question...

"But, Mama, what if the sink in my classroom pours grape juice instead of water?"

As the situations grow stranger, Stinky Face's mama always has just the right answer to make him feel better.

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Paperback Reader Level 1 : $3.19

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Lucky Goes to School
by Gail Herman Illustrated by Norman Gorbaty
It's the first day of school! But Lucky the puppy is worried-what will he do all day while his boy is in school? Emergent readers will be eager to find out how Lucky spends his day in this perfect for back-to-school level 1 book.
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How Do Dinosaurs Go to School?
by Jane Yolen Illustrated by Mark Teague

Everyone's favorite dinosaurs are back, and this time they are going to school. More fun dinosaur antics await. These prehistoric pupils are in a class of their own! As in their previous books, Yolen and Teague capture children's rambunctious natures with playful read-aloud verse and wonderfully amusing pictures.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $11.89

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If You Take a Mouse to School
Series: If You Give, Book #5
by Laura Numeroff Illustrated by Felicia Bond

If you take a mouse to school, he'll ask you for your lunch box. When you give him your lunch box, he'll want a sandwich to go in it. Then he'll need a notebook and some pencils. He'll probably want to share your backpack, too...

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The New Bear at School
by Carrie Weston Illustrated by Tim Warnes

It's hard enough being the new kid at school, but when you're a big bear like Boris, it's even worse! Poor Boris tries his best to be gentle, but his sharp-toothed smile scares away the other animals. How will he ever make a friend?

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Kindergarten, Here I Come!
by D.J. Steinberg Illustrated by Mark Chambers

This upbeat tale features easy-to-follow rhyming text, expressive illustrations, and familiar classroom scenes that will help get little ones excited for their first day of school.

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David Goes to School
Series: No, David!
by David Shannon

David's teacher has her hands full. From running in the halls to chewing gum in class, David's high-energy antics fill each school day with trouble — and are sure to bring a smile to even the best-behaved reader.

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Paperback Picturebooks : $4.79

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Clifford's First School Day
Series: Clifford
by Norman Bridwell Illustrated by Norman Bridwell

Clifford's first day at school is filled with fingerpainting, cookie-baking, and other messy misadventures that make Clifford more lovable than ever. Full color.

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Paperback Picturebooks : $2.79

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Clifford Goes to Kindergarten
Series: Clifford
by Norman Bridwell

Join Clifford in this brand-new storybook as he spends the day with Emily Elizabeth in kindergarten!

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Rocking in My School Shoes
by Eric Litwin Illustrated by James Dean

It's Pete the Cat's first day of school! He's wearing his totally awesome school shoes, which take him all over the school. From the library to the playground, Pete encounters one new place after another. But he knows he has nothing to worry about, because he's ready for anything in his special red shoes!

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $13.59

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How Will I Get to School This Year?
by Jerry Pallotta Illustrated by David Biedrzycki

A hilarious back to school story from bestselling duo Jerry Pallotta and David Biedrzycki!

Embarrassed by getting dropped off at school by mom or dad? School bus more trouble than it's worth? If you could choose, how would you get to school?

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Paperback Picturebooks : $5.59

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Eddie Gets Ready for School
by David Milgrim Illustrated by David Milgrim

Now that Eddie can get ready all by himself, his morning routine is anything but ordinary. He wakes up with a megaphone, gets dressed in a costume, pack a watermelon snack, and runs like mad to catch the school bus. Illustrations.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $6.29

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The Night Before Kindergarten
by Natasha Wing Illustrated by Julie Durrell

'Twas the night before kindergarten, and as they prepared, kids were excited, and a little bit scared. It's the first day of school! Join the kids as they prepare for kindergarten, packing school supplies, posing for pictures, and the hardest part of all-saying goodbye to Mom and Dad.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $11.69

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The Kissing Hand
by Audrey Penn Illustrated by Ruth E. Harper , Nancy M. Leak

Here is the story of a little raccoon who confronts the first day of school and needs reassurance. Mother Raccoon finds an unforgettable way of communicating the message that everyone most needs to hear.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $14.36

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