Hedgie’s Surprise

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers FBA-|281440 #ad - Jan brett's beloved character hedgie stars in this charming story about a little Tomten who gets tired of porridge for breakfast and starts stealing Henny's eggs. But henny wants a brood of chicks and she needs her eggs. But nothing stops that tomten until the little hedgehog hides in Henny's nest: when the Tomten reaches in to get his morning treat, all he gets is a handful of prickles.

He runs home for porridge and never comes back again! Intricate needlepoint patterns of Scandinavian designs frame the characters reacting from the borders in this beautiful picture book set in Denmark. With the help of clever hedgie, she substitutes an acorn, a strawberry, a mushroom and finally a potato in her nest.

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The Snowy Nap

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - Luckily, lisa finds him and brings him inside so Hedgie gets to see the wonders of winter from inside the cozy house. But then a snowstorm starts. When winter comes, hedgie tries to stay awake so he doesn't miss out on all the fun his friends are having. Snow is on the way, and as hedgie trundles around the farm all his friends tell him of the winter-time fun he will miss as he hibernates--Icicles decorating the chicken coop! Lisa making snowmen! The pond turned to slippery ice! It sounds so amazing, Hedgie decides to stay awake instead of going to his burrow.

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The Hat

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers 9780399231018 #ad - Library Binding. A delightfully original companion book to Jan Brett's bestseller The Mitten. When lisa's woolen stocking flies off the clothesline, Hedgie finds it and pokes his nose in. They all laugh at Hedgie, especially when he pretends he's wearing a new hat. He tries to pull it out, but the stocking gets stuck on his prickles -- and the fun begins.

A mother hen comes by, a playful farm dog, a talkative barn cat, a mama pig and her piglets, then a noisy goose, and a pony. But in the end, it is clever Hedgie who has the last laugh. And where is lisa when all of this is going on? She's in Jan Brett's signature borders, getting ready for winter, until she realizes her stocking is missing and she enters the story to look for it.

The Hat #ad - Luminous paintings of a scandinavian farm and the forest around it are bathed in northern light, as the snow begins to fall and the adventure unfolds.

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Annie and the Wild Animals

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers 9780399161049 #ad - They leave, and to annie's surprise, out of the woods comes Taffy with her three new kittens. She looks for a friendly, furry pet near the woods, but a giant moose, a grumpy bear and others show up to eat her corn cakes until they are all gone. A lively tale sure to be loved by fans of the mitten originally published in 1985, Annie and the Wild Animals is back in a large hardcover format with a striking new jacket that makes this new edition the perfect gift for young readers.

Library Binding. Putnam Publishing Group. Annie's cat, Taffy, disappears and she is lonely.

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Mossy

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - Then she and tory take Mossy home, where Scoot is waiting for her. Who will help mossy return home to Lilypad Pond? Mossy, an amazing turtle with a gorgeous garden growing on her shell, loses her freedom when Dr. Library Binding. Carolina finds a way to keep the spirit of Mossy alive at the museum. She misses the outdoors and her friend, Scoot.

Carolina's niece, tory, who notices how sad Mossy is living in a viewing pavilion. Putnam Publishing Group. Visitors flock to see Mossy, but it is Dr. Dr. She invites flora and Fauna to paint Mossy's portrait. Jan brett fans will pore over the colorful paintings of lilypad Pond and lush borders displaying wildflowers, rocks, ferns, butterflies and birds in contrast to elegant spreads of the museum filled with visitors in stylish Edwardian dress and exquisite borders of shells, crystals and birds' eggs.

Mossy #ad - Mossy gives readers a fascinating look at nature in the wild and on display in a natural history museum. Putnam Publishing Group. Carolina, a biologist,   takes her to live in her Edwardian museum.

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The Mermaid

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - Putnam Publishing Group. She’s thrilled to find a just-right breakfast, best of all, pretty little chair, and, a comfy bed that rocks in the current. Library Binding. Vibrant, intricate scenes of an underwater paradise transport this classic fairy tale to a magical setting inspired by the seas off the coast of Okinawa, Japan.

Baby has the biggest shock when she finds the mermaid asleep in her bed! Luckily, shock turns to happiness when Kiniro gives her a thoughtful gift before escaping from the twenty-four arms coming her way. A striking under-the-sea version of Goldilocks with bonus storytelling in the borders, as only Jan Brett could create.

The Mermaid #ad - . When kiniro, a young mermaid, comes upon a gorgeous house made of seashells and coral, she is so curious that she goes inside. But when the octopus family returns home, they are not happy to find that someone has been eating their food and breaking their things. Along with fun details that enrich the storytelling in Jan Brett's trademark borders, this visual treat will enchant readers of all ages.

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The Three Snow Bears

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - She races after them and comes upon an igloo. Dramatic illustrations capture the shimmering ice, and playful Arctic animals in the borders, and when Jan adds a raven-haired Inuit girl and her appealing huskies, an endearing family of polar bears, snow and deep blue seas of the Arctic, the result is one of her most beautiful picture books.

The decorative inuit patterns and clothing Jan uses throughout are sure to attract adult fans and collectors while children will want to listen to and look at this exciting version of a well-loved story over and over again. Being a curious girl, she goes inside only to find no one home. Aloo-ki glances up from fishing and sees her sled dogs floating off on an ice floe.

The Three Snow Bears #ad - Putnam Publishing Group. Meanwhile, papa, and baby bear see her dogs adrift, Mama, swim out to rescue them and return home to find Aloo-ki fast asleep in Baby Bear's bed. Jan traveled to the far North to meet the Inuit people and see the amazing land where they live. Aloo-ki eats some soup, tries on their boots, and finally crawls into the smallest bed for a nap.

. Library Binding. That's because the polar bear family who lives there is out walking while their breakfast cools off. Putnam Publishing Group.

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The Tale of the Tiger Slippers

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - Putnam Publishing Group. Putnam Publishing Group. He sets off right away to visit them, bringing the slippers along. Jan brett reimagines a powerful Middle Eastern folk tale that celebrates hard work and appreciating your roots. Set in india, this gorgeous reimagining of the classic Middle Eastern folk tale "Abu Kassem's Slippers" features a poor tiger cub who is a very hard worker.

. Feeling embarrassed, Tiger tries to get rid of the slippers, but fate keeps bringing them back. Finally, tiger sends them to his uncle, who weeps with pride when he sees the slippers his sister made and his nephew used to accomplish so much. His mother weaves him slippers to protect his feet from stones and thorns, then building houses, and they allowed him to prosper--first making bricks, and eventually becoming very wealthy.

The Tale of the Tiger Slippers #ad - He continues to wear them until someone questions why such a prominent person would wear such worn shoes. Tiger can't believe the slippers are back again, but his little cub gives him an idea: honor the slippers by building a special place for them, to remind him of how far he's come. Jan brett's lush, vibrant version of this story will inspire fans of her international retellings to appreciate the hard work that leads to all of their successes.

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The Three Snow Bears

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - Putnam Publishing Group. She comes upon an igloo with no one home and goes inside. Putnam Publishing Group. Jan brett's #1 new york times bestseller, now in board book format Jan Brett's board book audience will love this brief version of a favorite tale in which Aloo-ki, an Inuit girl, meets a polar bear family.

They all go home for breakfast to find a surprise visitor curled up in Baby Bear's bed for a nap. When aloo-ki's sled dogs float away on an ice floe, she goes looking for them. In the meantime, mama, Papa and Baby Bear swim out and rescue Aloo-ki's dogs. Putnam Publishing Group. Library Binding.

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Cinders: A Chicken Cinderella

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G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers #ad - Putnam Publishing Group. Putnam Publishing Group. Readers will find these dressed up chickens comical as they pour over the extravagant setting, including a "WOW"-inducing double gatefold of chicken couples whirling around the ballroom. A feast for the eyes sure to become a perennial favorite. Putnam Publishing Group.

Library Binding. Jan brett sets her cinderella story in a snowy russian winter where one magical night, Cinders, the most picked upon hen in the flock, becomes the most loved by Prince Cockerel when she arrives at his ball looking so beautiful that even her bossy sisters don't recognize her. Jan travelled to russia and readers will be in awe of the ice palace aglow under a deep blue moonlit sky, uniforms with gold braids and buttons on the cockerels, and a very funny flock of chickens who provide an appealing, exquisite ball gowns on the comely pullets, striking Russian architecture transformed into ice in the borders, original look at this snowy Cinderella.

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Town Mouse, Country Mouse

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Puffin Books #ad - But when they agree to swap homes, they find unexpected adventures around every corner. Putnam Publishing Group. She introduces two engaging mouse couples eager to get away from their everyday lives. Puffin. Putnam Publishing Group. Library Binding. Lush green scenes alternate with the elegant details of a fine Victorian townhouse to make a sumptuous and stunning picture book.

. Putnam Publishing Group. A story filled with suspense and humor, this classic tale of a town mouse and a country mouse takes a new twist in the imaginative and talented hands of Jan Brett.

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