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Baby Radar

Baby Radar

by Naomi Shihab Nye
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publishers: Greenwillow, HarperCollins, 2003
Pages: 32
ISBN: 06881594806

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 18 months - 4 years

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Nye

Balderdash! John Newbery and the Boisterous Birth of Children’s Books

Balderdash! John Newbery and the Boisterous Birth of Children’s Books

by Michelle Markel
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Chronicle, 2017
Pages: 36
ISBN: 9780811879224

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 7-10

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 070 Markel

Big Bear's Big Boat

Big Bear's Big Boat

by Eve Bunting
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Clarion, 2013
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780618585373

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 3-6

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Bunting

Dear Mr. Washington

Dear Mr. Washington

by Lynn Cullen
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Dial, 2015
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780803730380

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 6-9

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Cullen

Emma Dilemma: Big Sister Poems

Emma Dilemma: Big Sister Poems

by Kristine O'Connell George
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Clarion, 2011
Pages: 47
ISBN: 9780618428427

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-9

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 811 George

Heroes of the Surf: A Rescue Story Based on True Events

Heroes of the Surf: A Rescue Story Based on True Events

by Elisa Carbone
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Viking, 2012
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780670063123

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-9

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Carbone

Imogene's Last Stand

Imogene's Last Stand

by Candace Fleming
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade, 2009
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780375836077

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 6-10

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Fleming

Lighthouse Christmas

Lighthouse Christmas

by Toni Buzzeo
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Dial, 2011
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780803730533

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 4-8

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Buzzeo

Lucky Ducklings

Lucky Ducklings

by Eva Moore
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publishers: Orchard, Scholastic, 2013
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780439448611

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 2-5

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Moore

Sitti's Secrets

Sitti's Secrets

by Naomi Shihab Nye
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

Publisher: Four Winds Press, 1994
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0027684601

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-9

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Nye