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Happy Birthday, Moon

children's book / cover image / Happy Birthday, Moon - Asch
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Mountain echoes convince Bear the moon talks to him, then similar contrivances result in their 'exchanging' birthday gifts.

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Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut

children's book / cover image / Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut
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Punished for her petty sins of pride, Princess Prunella is plagued by a repugnant purple peanut nose –that will only become normal if she serves others three times.

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Baby Duck’s New Friend

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Baby Duck breaks family safety rules and survives various dangers, all without consequence.

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Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes

children's book / cover image / Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes - Margaret Atwood
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Ramsay escapes his rude family by entering a weird place where Rillah saves him from attack-radishes and becomes an 'instant' friend.

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Murmel Murmel Murmel

children's book / cover image / Murmel Murmel Murmel -Munsch
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Everybody has "seventeen" unlikely reasons not to take a baby that Robin found, except for the whimsy of a trucker, who takes the baby and leaves his truck.

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30

Arthur Tricks The Tooth Fairy

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Arthur deceives D.W. in her own effort to deceive the tooth fairy.

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29

SpongeBob Squarepants:
New Student Starfish

children's book / cover image / SpongeBob Squarepants - New Student Starfish / Miglis
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In a flurry of irrelevant events at "boating school", SpongeBob and his incompetent friend argue, and then reconcile to save an incubating egg.

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29

Disney’s Duck Tales
Down The Drain

children's book / cover image / Disney's Duck Tales - Down The Drain
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Scrooge and the kids 'get' the bad guys in alligator suits, but Scrooge is an unacceptable caricature of businessmen.

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Millicent And The Wind

children's book / cover image / Millicent And The Wind - Munsch
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Lonely Millicent finds a companion and protector in The Wind, but is not happy until a real playmate is blown to her.

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The Little Mermaid — ed. Booss, Claire

children's book - cover image - The Little Mermaid - Booss
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In her quest for immortality a mermaid princess falls in love with a human, but after immense suffering and failure in life, she only partially reaches her goal.

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