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Check out the nominees for the Bridge To Reading Picture Book award for 2014.

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Baby Bear Sees Blue

Baby Bear Sees Blue

by Ashley Wolff

Leaving the den as the weather warms, Baby Beardiscovers blue birds, red strawberries, orange butterflies, and other colorful things in nature.


Bear and Bee

 Bear and Bee

by Sergio Ruzzier

A hungry bear discovers that bees are not terrible monsters who never share their honey.


Count the Monkeys

Count the Monkeys

by Mac Barnett

The reader is invited to count the animals that have frightened the monkeys off the pages.


Duckling gets a Cookie

The Duckling Gets A Cookie?

by Mo Williems

Pigeon is very angry when the duckling gets a cookiejust by asking politely.


Find a Cow

 Find A Cow Now

by Janet Stevens

Tired of hearing Dog yipping at chairs and trying to round up rugs, Bird tells him to go to the country to find a cow, but this is one cattle dog who does not know a cow when he sees one.


Its a Tiger

It’s A Tiger

by David Larochelle

A child imagines that he is in a story where he encounters a tiger at every turn.


One Special Day

One Special Day

by Lola Schaefer

An energetic and imaginative boy becomes a big brother.




by Fodrigo Folguiera

When a pig visits a frog pond, sits on a rock, and says only “Ribbit!”, news spreads fast but only the wise old beetle has an explanation.


Tap the Magic Tree

Tap the Magic Tree

by Christie Matheson

Invites the reader to tap, rub, touch, and wiggle illustrations to make an apple tree bloom, produce fruit, and lose its leaves.



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