Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions

These are books and media new to the library and cataloged by the Inyo County Free Library.

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The Best bear in all the world

Publishing Date: 2016

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Four brand new stories about Winnie-the-Pooh, Christopher Robin, and their friends. Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet, meet a dragon, and then go on a quest to discover the "Sauce of the Nile"; all the animals rally around poor Eeyore when he thinks he sees another donkey eyeing his clover; a penguin arrives in the Hundred Acre Wood during the winter.

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Sarah and Simon and no red paint

By Ardizzone, Edward

Publishing Date: 2011

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Sarah and Simon do all they can to help their parents, but when their father, an artist, needs red paint to complete his masterpiece and the art store owner refuses him credit, they do not know where to turn.

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The thing about jellyfish

By Benjamin, Ali

Publishing Date: 2015

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Twelve-year-old Suzy Swanson wades through her intense grief over the loss of her best friend by investigating the rare jellyfish she is convinced was responsible for her friend's death.

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Lailah's lunchbox: a Ramadan story

By Faruqi, Reem

Publishing Date: 2015

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Now that she is ten, Lailah is delighted that she can fast during the month of Ramadan like her family and her friends in Abu Dhabi, but finding a way to explain to her teacher and classmates in Atlanta is a challenge until she gets some good advice from the librarian, Mrs. Scrabble.

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The stone book quartet

By Garner, Alan

Publishing Date: 2006

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

A quartet of novellas follows a working class family through four generations in Cheshire, as children from different generations learn the ancient crafts passed down through the centuries.

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Little Red Writing

By Holub, Joan

Publishing Date: [2013]

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Once upon a time, in pencil school, a brave little red pencil sets out to write an exciting story with nouns and adverbs and everything--but first she has to face the ravenous pencil sharpener, the Wolf 3000.

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The iron giant

By Hughes, Ted

Publishing Date: 2011

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

The fearsome iron giant becomes a hero when he challenges a huge space monster.

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The Sable Quean

By Jacques, Brian

Publishing Date: c2010

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

The courageous Redwall creatures band together as Vilaya, the evil Sable Quean, and her horde of vermin attempt to make off with the young animals of the Abbey.

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Max & the Midknights

By Peirce, Lincoln

Publishing Date: [2019]

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

"Max and a group of friends dubbed the Midknights go on a quest to rescue the Kingdom of Byjovia from the mean King Gastley!"--

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Mrs. Noodlekugel

By Pinkwater, Daniel Manus

Publishing Date: 2012

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Nick and Maxine have a new babysitter--the eccentric Mrs. Noodlekugel who lives in the funny little house behind their drab high-rise apartment building along with her feline butler, Mr. Fuzzface, and three myopic mice.

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Mary Poppins

By Travers, P. L

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Experience the fantastical adventures of the magical nanny who inspired the classic film, stage show, and young imaginations the world over in a whole new way. This illustrated gift edition features silver foil on the cover and beautiful artwork.

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No kiss for mother

By Ungerer, Tomi

Publishing Date: c2012

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Piper Paw cannot bear being kissed by his mother all the time, and it takes some painful experiences for them to reach a mutual understanding.

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Yuki and the one thousand carriers

By Whelan, Gloria

Publishing Date: c2008

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

In Japan, as a provincial governor, his wife, and daughter Yuki, followed by 1,000 attendants, travel the historic Tokaido Road to the Shogun's palace in Edo, Yuki keeps up with her lessons by writing poems describing the journey.

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