Keena Ford is back and trying to stay out of trouble. She’s running for student council and, understandably, is excited about her upcoming class field trip to the U.S. Capitol. KEENA FORD AND THE FIELD TRIP MIX-UP (Dial, $15.99), Melissa Thomson’s hilarious sequel to Keena Ford and the Second-Grade Mix-Up is a perfect end-of-summer reminder of just how much fun you can have at school. Come and check out our display of other good back-to-school books. Ages 7-9. • Sylvan Bongi
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By Melissa Thomson, Frank Morrison (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780803732643
Availability: Out of Print in This Format
Published: Dial Books - July 9th, 2009

Gerald the elephant insists that Elephants Cannot Dance! (Hyperion, $8.99), but his best friend Piggie is not convinced. Always the optimist, Piggie tries to teach his large, heavy friend some dance moves. In Watch Me Throw The Ball! (Hyperion, $8.99), Piggie is ever confident of her inabilities. But it looks like the friendship may be in jeopardy when Gerald worries that Pigs Make Me Sneeze! (Hyperion, $8.99) Mo Willems’ entertaining duo returns for more fun and laughs. Ages 4-8. DDL
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By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423114109
Availability: Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - June 9th, 2009

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By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423113485
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - March 17th, 2009

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By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423114116
Availability: Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books for Children - October 6th, 2009

Jacob thinks he’s a big boy since he is two plus two plus two years old, but his older siblings make it clear that he‘s just a little boy who can’t do ANYTHING. When Jacob’s father relents and sends Jacob off on his first solo errand, there is a misunderstanding and Jacob is accused of the high crime of insulting a grown-up. He flees and finds that he has entered a foggy system of juvenile injustice where Jacob Two-Two Meets The Hooded Fang (Tundra Books, $10.95), a ghastly jailer with a sweet tooth and a soft heart. Mordecai Richler’s funny tale heralds the return of a young hero with a vivid imagination. This Canadian classic has been reprinted with illustrations by Dusan Petricic. Enjoy this and all the other Jacob Two-Two tales. Ages 7-10. DDL
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By Mordecai Richler, Dusan Petricic (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780887769252
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Tundra Books - September 8th, 2009

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