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  • Details about Ready for Pumpkins

    Ready for Pumpkins

    Kate Duke

    "Hercules, a classroom guinea pig, has a revelation when he watches the first graders grow plants from seeds. He wants to grow things, too! And during summer vacation (spent with the teacher's dad), he gets his chance. With the help of a friendly rabbit, Herky prepares the soil, carefully plants pumpkin seeds, and waits. And waits, and waits. One of the most important things he learns about gardening is patience. It's very hard to go back to school when fall comes--especially because his pumpkin……more

  • Details about The Bumpy Little Pumpkin

    The Bumpy Little Pumpkin

    Margery Cuyler; Will Hillenbrand (Illustrator)

    Little Nell chooses the bumpiest, littlest pumpkin in the patch to carve a jack-o'-lantern of her very own in this sweet Halloween companion to top-seller THE BIGGEST, BEST SNOWMAN. All summer, Little Nell has tended the garden with BIG Mama, BIG Sarah, and BIG Lizzie, and finally the pumpkins are ready for Halloween. Her sisters choose smooth, round pumpkins to carve, but Little Nell likes a bumpy little one best. Sarah and Lizzie jeer, "It's bumpy and little and ugly!" But Little Nell perseve……more

  • Details about Pumpkin Hill

    Pumpkin Hill

    Elizabeth Spurr; Whitney Martin (Illustrator)

    Seeds from a plump pumpkin grew into a huge army of roly-poly pumpkins. All it took was a mighty wind to set those pumpkins off on a tumble that would wakeup a sleepy valley town with a rumbling, tumbling surprise.…more

  • Details about The Runaway Pumpkin

    The Runaway Pumpkin

    Kevin Lewis; S. D. Schindler (Illustrator); Keith Lewis

    Kevin Lewis, author of the bestselling Chugga-Chugga Choo-Choo, pairs up with award-winning illustrator S. D. Schindler to create the perfect picture book about a pumpkin on the run. When Buck, Billy, and their little sister Lil spy the biggest pumpkin they've ever seen, they can't resist. Buck and Billy try to roll the pumpkin down the hill to show everyone, but it's too big! Before they know it, it's bumping and thumping and rolling out of control down the hillside. It busts through Momma Bax……more

  • Details about Ten Orange Pumpkins: A Counting Book

    Ten Orange Pumpkins: A Counting Book

    Stephen Savage

    " Spooktacular" -- Daily Candy " Savage's spirited rhymes (no pun intended) make this an ideal readaloud for younger Halloween celebrants." --Publishers Weekly (starred review) "The landscapes Savage creates... have a softness and gentle humor that will capture the imaginations of young children and add to their anticipation." --Kirkus Reviews From a sneaky spider to a ghostly chef to a sly mummy and crafty witch, join your favorite spooky creatures as ten orange pumpkins disappear in a c……more

  • Details about Penguin and Pumpkin

    Penguin and Pumpkin

    by Salina Yoon

    When Penguin and Bootsy plan a field trip in search of Fall, Penguin's little brother, Pumpkin, wants to come. Pumpkin is heartbroken to find out he's too little to go, and when Penguin tries to say good-bye, his brother is nowhere to be found! At the farm, all the pumpkins Penguin sees remind him of his own special Pumpkin. So Penguin and Bootsy bring a special surprise home to share a little touch of Autumn with Pumpkin. Prolific author/illustrator Salina Yoon's spare text and bright, energeti……more

  • Details about The Ugly Pumpkin

    The Ugly Pumpkin

    by Dave Horowitz

    No one wants to take home the Ugly Pumpkin. Sure, he doesn?t look like any of the other pumpkins, but why does everyone have to tease him so much? The poor, lonely pumpkin goes in search of a place where he?ll fit in?and finally discovers the truth about who he is and where he belongs.…more

  • Details about Five Little Pumpkins

    Five Little Pumpkins

    James Dean (Illustrator)

    Pete the Cat takes on the classic favorite children's song "Five Little Pumpkins" in New York Times bestselling author James Dean's Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins. Join Pete as he rocks out to this cool adaptation of the classic Halloween song!…more

  • Details about Apples and Pumpkins

    Apples and Pumpkins

    by Anne Rockwell

    "When red and yellow leaves are on the trees," a little girl goes with her parents to a farm where they pick apples and choose "the best pumpkin of them all." Back home, she helps to carve a grinning jack-o'-lantern face on the big orange pumpkin, which guards their doorstep on halloween night while her mother hands out shiny red apples and she and her father go trick-or-treating with the neighborhood ghosts and goblins. Bold, autumn-colored paintings and a simple but lively story capture a litt……more

  • Details about Seven Orange Pumpkins Board Book

    Seven Orange Pumpkins Board Book

    Stephen Savage

    "A spooky good time"- Kirkus Reviews A rhyming Halloween counting board book sure to delight the youngest trick-or-treaters Now in a board book edition for the youngest reader, join a sneaky spider, a wily witch, a silly scarecrow, and other favorite spooky creatures as seven orange pumpkins disappear in a countdown to a Halloween surprise. Bright, bold, and fun, Seven Orange Pumpkins is a perfect read-aloud and is sure to capture the imagination of the littlest trick-or-treaters.…more