Happy Easter Country Bunny

Happy Easter  Country Bunny Author DuBose Heyward
ISBN-10 132868394X
Year 2018-01-09
Pages 18
Language en
Publisher Hmh Books for Young Readers
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Mother Cottontail s twenty-one children learn to take care of their home and each other so she can do a very important job: Delivering Easter eggs to children around the world! "

Porgy

Porgy Author Dubose Heyward
ISBN-10 9786050374223
Year 2015-04-22
Pages
Language en
Publisher
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Porgy by Dubose Heyward. Edwin DuBose Heyward (1885–1940) was an American author best known for his 1925 novel Porgy, which was adapted by his wife Dorothy into a 1927 play. The stage Porgy inspired the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess with music by George Gershwin, which was later adapted into a 1959 film. Heyward also wrote poetry and other novels and plays, as well as the children's book The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes (1939). By 1924, Heyward had achieved a measure of financial independence, allowing him to give up business and devote himself full-time to literature. That year he published his first poetry collection, Jasbo Brown and Other Poems (1924). Between stints of writing, he supplemented his income by lecturing on southern literature at colleges and the Porter Military Academy. Opening on Broadway in 1927, the non-musical play Porgy was a considerable success, more so than the Gershwin opera Porgy and Bess (1935) produced eight years later. The plot line of the opera follows the play almost exactly, while both differ greatly from the novel, particularly in the ending. Large sections of dialogue from the play were set to music for the recitatives in the opera. Describing Heyward's achievement in Porgy, the African-American poet and playwright Langston Hughes said Heyward was one who saw "with his white eyes, wonderful, poetic qualities in the inhabitants of Catfish Row that makes them come alive." Heyward's biographer James M. Hutchisson characterizes Porgy as "the first major southern novel to portray blacks without condescension" and states that the libretto to Porgy and Bess was largely Heyward's work. Many critics have believed that Heyward was sympathetic in his portrayal of the Southern black. Others, however, have noted that the characters in Porgy, though viewed sympathetically, are still viewed for the most part as stereotypes.

The Easter Egg

The Easter Egg Author Jan Brett
ISBN-10 9781101652015
Year 2010-02-09
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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Jan Brett’s lovable bunny hero, Hoppi, and her remarkable Easter Rabbit will enchant readers as they pore over illustrations filled with dazzling eggs made by Flora Bunny, Aunt Sassyfrass and others. If Hoppi can make the best Easter egg, he will get to help the Easter Rabbit with his deliveries on Easter morning. But it is not so easy. Discouraged, he goes into the woods to think when a blue robin’s egg tumbles out of its nest. Hoppi keeps it safe and warm until the baby bird hatches, and when the Easter Rabbit arrives, he declares the empty blue eggshell the very best one to reward Hoppi for his kindness. Spring is everywhere in gorgeous illustrations framed with pussy willows, flowering vines and flowers. Side borders feature busy rabbits making their unusual eggs and, in a border above, the Robin’s family drama unfolds. A gatefold surprise reveals the Easter Rabbit. Watch a Video From the Hardcover edition.

Marshmallow

Marshmallow Author Clare Turlay Newberry
ISBN-10 9780060724863
Year 2008-01-08
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Harper Collins
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Oliver is a tabby cat who is always the center of attention. Marshmallow is a baby rabbit who moves into Oliver's home. At first Oliver does not welcome Marshmallow, but the little bunny's charms are impossible to resist. This is the true story of how Oliver and Marshmallow become friends. Clare Turlay Newberry's lifelong passions for cats and for drawing come together in this elegantly illustrated book, winner of the 1943 Caldecott Honor. Her legacy as an author of more than fifteen picture books, most of which feature cats, still endures.

The Boats on the River

The Boats on the River Author Marjorie Flack
ISBN-10 0670839183
Year 1946
Pages 31
Language en
Publisher Viking Juvenile
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A ferryboat, paddlewheeler, ocean liner, tug boat, motorboat, sailboat, rowboat, freighter, submarine, and a warship all share the river waters around the big city.

The Golden Egg

The Golden Egg Author A.J. Wood
ISBN-10 0811828379
Year 2000-02-01
Pages 20
Language en
Publisher Chronicle Books
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Little Duck joins other animals in an Easter egg hunt for a special golden egg

Dare Dream Do

Dare  Dream  Do Author Whitney L. Johnson
ISBN-10 9781351862011
Year 2016-10-21
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher Routledge
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Thinkers50 Management Thinker of 2015 Whitney Johnson has a goal: to help us identify and achieve our dreams. Her belief is that we can each achieve greater happiness when focusing both on our dreams and on other people in our lives. In this inspiring book, Johnson directs her attention to teaching women, in particular, a three-step model for personal advancement and happiness. She first encourages us to Dare to boldly step out, to consider disrupting life as we know it. Then she teaches us how to Dream, to give life to the many possibilities available, whether to start a business, run a marathon, or travel the world. She shows us how to "date" our dreams (no need to commit!) and how to make space for dreams. Finally, Whitney's model brings out the businesswoman in her; she teaches us to Do, to execute our dreams. She showcases the importance of sharing dreams with others to give them life, creating your own "dream team." Rich with real stories of women who have dared to dream, Dare, Dream, Do offers a practical framework for making remarkable things happen.

Ten Little Rabbits

Ten Little Rabbits Author Virginia Grossman
ISBN-10 0811821323
Year 1998-07-01
Pages 24
Language en
Publisher Chronicle Books
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A counting rhyme with illustrations of rabbits in Native American costume, depicting traditional customs such as rain dances, hunting, and smoke signals. On board pages.

The Biggest Easter Basket Ever

The Biggest Easter Basket Ever Author Steven Kroll
ISBN-10 0545017025
Year 2008
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Cartwheel Books
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When the mayor of Mouseville announces a contest for the best Easter basket, Desmond and Clayton are in competition with each other until they realize that if they work together they could create the biggest Easter basket.

Bunny Trouble

Bunny Trouble Author Hans Wilhelm
ISBN-10 0439259827
Year 2001
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Scholastic Paperbacks
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Ralph is a bunny who loves soccer. But when his soccer high-jinks almost land him in a farmer's stewpot, he discovers he needs the help of his brave sister -- and lots of Easter eggs -- to get him safely home again. Full-color illustrations.

Grandpa Toad s Secrets

Grandpa Toad s Secrets Author Keiko Kasza
ISBN-10 0399226109
Year 1995
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Putnam Publishing Group
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Grandpa Toad teaches his grandson the secrets of survival, but Little Toad is the one who saves the day when a huge monster attacks them.

How to Catch the Easter Bunny

How to Catch the Easter Bunny Author Adam Wallace
ISBN-10 149263817X
Year 2017-02-01
Pages 40
Language en
Publisher Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
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Is this the year you'll be able to catch the Easter bunny in action? Start an Easter tradition with this fun and funny children's book, from the New York Times bestselling creators of How to Catch a Leprechaun! "I've been working long and hard with all my peeps and crew. We've made the eggs, and now I'm here to bring them all to you!"