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New Children's Picture Books
Santa on Sale Street

Downtown Ellettsville will be full of holiday spirit with crafts, snacks, and activities for families to enjoy! Look for Santa to arrive by fire truck at 9:30 AM, then follow him to the Ellettsville Branch Library. Meet Santa and get a free photo and a toy (courtesy of Main Street Inc.). There will also be a breakfast at the Ellettsville Masonic Lodge (201 N. Sale Street, Ellettsville) at 8 AM. Please note: the Library will open early at 9 AM for this event. All ages.

This program is in partnership with Main Street, Inc.

View our events calendar and register for programs.

Bravo, Bucket Head! by Lester, Helen, author.

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Bravo, Bucket Head!

Field mouse Mousetta is so painfully shy she would rather hide under a bucket than be seen by her fellow mice, but when foxes attack the fieldhouse Mousetta realizes she must turn her fear into fearlessness if she wants to save the others.

Dinos driving by Leitch, Lynn, 1971-

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Dinos driving

"What kind of a car would a tiny Velociraptor drive? Perhaps a mini car? But what would suit a vegetarian Iguanodon or a pack of rowdy Triceratops? What would an ideal vehicle be for a Tyrannosaurus Rex? Whatever it is, it had better come with an adjustable steering wheel for those short arms! Illustrated by award-winning artist Scot Richie, this humorous picture book helps dinosaurs find their perfect way to get around. Carnotaurus,Brachiosaurus, Diplodocus, and more, ride around on a variety o

A home named Walter by Wallace, Chelsea Lin, author.

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A home named Walter

When his family moves away, Walter the house grows cold and quiet until he is forced to open up his doors to a new family.

In the neighborhood by Bonilla, Rocio, 1970- author, illustrator.

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In the neighborhood

"Camila the chicken, Mr. Martainez the fox, Phillip the mouse, Rodolfo the cat, Matilda the pig, Mrs. Paquita the owl, and Pepe the ogre, all live on the same street, but nobody talks to anybody else. One day a chain reaction begins that turns this neighborhood into a true community"--Provided by publisher.

It's Diwali! by Sehgal, Kabir, author.

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It's Diwali!

In this take-off of the counting rhyme One, Two, Buckle My Shoe, the wonders of Diwali are described.

Mr. Coats by Posthuma, Sieb, author, illustrator.

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Mr. Coats

"Mr. Coats is freezing cold. No matter how many heaters he turns on, how many blankets he sleeps under at night, or how many layers he wears, he can simply never get warm. Being this cold all the time is lonely. And loneliness is a chilly feeling. Mr. Coats thinks he'll be alone in the cold forever, but he's wrong. There's someone out there just like him"--

My Diwali light by Mirchandani, Raakhee, author.

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My Diwali light

Devi, her family, and their friends boldly celebrate and proudly share their Diwali traditions.

Peep! by McLaren, Meg, author.

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When her best friend, Peep, goes missing, Dot the dog, who likes staying indoors, must venture out of her comfort zone to find her favorite toy.

Twinkle, twinkle, winter night by Litwin, Megan, author.

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Twinkle, twinkle, winter night

"Whether it's the moon in the crisp, cool sky, flickering candles in a neighbor's window, or the dazzling lights strung up about town, winter is a time of glowing warmth and cozy closeness. Twinkle, Twinkle, Winter Night captures this charm, making it perfect for bedtimes and sing-alongs on days when the sun goes to sleep early--and winter wonders shine bright"--

A wee boo by Boyd, Jessica, author.

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A wee boo

"A humorous picture book about a ghost who is too cute to be scary and who realizes that she might have a more important future as an imaginary friend"--

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