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1957 Caldecott Award Winner
A Tree Is Nice by
Call Number: E Ud7t 1984
Publication Date: 1987-06-26
Trees are beautiful. They fill up the sky. If you have a tree, you can climb up its trunk, roll in its leaves, or hang a swing from one of its limbs. Cows and babies can nap in the shade of a tree. Birds can make nests in the branches. A tree is good to have around. A tree is nice.
1957 Caldecott Honor Titles
Mister Penny's race horse by Mister Penny promises his animals a ride on the Ferris wheel if they win enough prize money at the fair, but some of the animals cause mischief at the fair, and Mister Penny is asked to leave. Limpy the horse and the troublemakers manage to save the day, and they all get their ride on the Ferris wheel after all.
Call Number: E Et74m
Anatole by Anatole is a most honorable mouse. When he realizes that humans are upset by mice sampling their leftovers, he is shocked! He must provide for his beloved family--but he is determined to find a way to earn his supper. And so he heads for the tasting room at the Duvall Cheese Factory. On each cheese, he leaves a small note--"good," "not so good," "needs orange peel"--and signs his name. When workers at the Duvall factory find his notes in the morning, they are perplexed--but they realize that this mysterious Anatole has an exceptional palate and take his advice. Soon Duvall is making the best cheese in all of Paris! They would like to give Anatole a reward--if only they could find him... From the Hardcover edition.
Call Number: E T541a 2006
Publication Date: 2006-11-14
Lion by In an animal factory high in the clouds, winged artists invent new animals. One day, an out-of-practice artist tries to invent a lion, with mixed results.
Call Number: E D852L