Miniature Horses by Alix Wood

Ponies and miniature horses may seem the same, but they’re actually very different. Readers discover this and other fascinating facts as they learn about different kinds of miniature horses. Through accessible main text and fact boxes, they explore ways to care for these horses, as well as essential science curriculum topics such as animal adaptations. Full-color photographs of miniature horses are sure to captivate readers, who can then take the included quiz to test their reading comprehension. From the hills of Scotland to a horse show, readers will go on a fun journey to learn about these

 

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Little Fox in the Snow by Jonathan London

Little foxling, where will you go? 
A red fox emerges from its burrow one wintry morning, a fiery streak against stark white surroundings, driven by hunger and curiosity to investigate its world. Encountering a mouse, a hare, and a wolverine, the little fox takes on the role of both hunter and hunted before returning to the safety of its den, where — perhaps — it dreams of something more. Jonathan London’s poetic text and Daniel Miyares’s stunning impressionistic paintings provide an evocative portrait of a fox and its place in the natural world.

 

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Sign up your child in the national campaign here at Lepper Library to read 1000 books before they start Kindergarten.  This is a great way to get them Kindergarten ready and it is free!  Children get incentives along the way and a gift at the completion.  Sign up anytime in the Children’s Department.