Miss Suzy by Miriam Young and Arnold Lobel

Miss Suzy is, simply put, one of those books that warm you from the inside out and put a smile on your face.

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Once Upon a Balloon by Bree Galbraith and Isabelle Malenfant

There’s something about balloons that just spells fun; more so if they’re helium-filled and seem to take on a life of their own — almost like ephemeral pets threatening to escape as soon as you loosen your grip on their flimsy leashes. Then again, watching them float away to an unknown destination is part of the magic, isn’t it?

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The Day the Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers

The only thing tougher than creating a critically acclaimed bestseller, is writing its sequel, since the fans’ expectations are predictably sky high. So when it was announced that the dynamic duo of Oliver Jeffers and Drew Daywalt were releasing the followup to The Day the Crayons Quit, the question on everyone’s mind was: will it be as good as the original? And now that we’ve finally gotten our hands on The Day the Crayons Came Home, the answer is no — it’s BETTER.

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