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When she and her brother uncover a magic rock that will grant them one wish, Pinkalicious and Peter must think long and hard about what they want most in the whole wide world.

Juna's jar

After her best friend, Hector, moves away, Juna's brother Minho tries to make her feel better by finding things to put in her special kimchi jar, and each night, whatever is in the jar takes her on a magical journey in search of Hector. Includes glossary.

The aquanaut

"Encourages readers to explore their world, build their self-esteem and imagine what they can do and become when they grow up"--Amazon.

I don't want to be small

A young boy is frustrated because he is smaller than all his friends, but eventually he realizes that size does not matter when it comes to friendship.

What would you wish for?

"Invites readers to imagine if all their wishes would come true, would they choose fun and games, or, perhaps, to make the world a better place"--Provided by publisher.


When a young girl sees a spider on her way to bed, she and her dog think up ways to get rid of the spider.

Happy Diwali!

"Follows a little girl from dawn to dusk as she draws rangolis to welcome guests, cooks puris and chana masala, dresses up in beautiful colors, participates in the puja, and lights the diyas in honor of Diwali: the Hindu festival of lights"--Provided by publisher.

The depth of the lake and the height of the sky

"It's summertime and a boy and his dog are leaving behind their apartment in the busy city. His grandparents' home in the countryside feels like a different world. From the window, the curious boy sees a path leading enticingly into the forest. He can't wait to explore. At each bend in the trail the boy discovers more wonders of the surrounding natural world, from towering trees to a still, silent lake. He can't resist diving down, down into the cool water and greeting the fish below. Then later, when boy and dog have been warmed by the gentle sunshine, they wander back, contentedly, to their family. But before they go to sleep, nature gives them one last dazzling show: they look up, up to a night sky awash with stars"--Provided by publisher.

Lizzy and the cloud

"A young girl named Lizzy buys a cloud and keeps it as a pet--until the day it grows too big for her to handle"--.

When dinosaurs came with everything

Although his mother is a little worried, a young boy is delighted to discover that every shop in town is giving away real dinosaurs to their customers.


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