Marilyn Singer


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    General Fiction

    Nov-2018

    Tallulah heads out into a winter wonderland to go ice skating and finds out that having fun is sometimes more important than being the best, in this new, snowy addition to the popular Tallulah series....

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    Sep-2016

    People will tell you that all little Miss Muffet wanted was to sit quietly and eat her curds and whey. They’ll insist that she was so scared of a spider, she ran away from it, and that’s where her story ends. Well, those people are wrong! Miss Mu...

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    General Fiction

    Sep-2016

    What can you do with a banana? You can grip it, unzip it, squeeze it, freeze it -- you can even play it like a flute! With a little imagination and a sense of humor, you can transform it into anything! Turn the ordinary into the extraordinary with t...

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    Sep-2016

    What can you do with an apple? You can pick it, kick it, wash it, squash it -- but don’t forget to eat it. This charming new series will show readers how to find magic and joy in the beauty of everyday life....

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    General Fiction

    May-2015

    It’s summer, and Tallulah is excited about going to dance camp. She’ll get to take plenty of ballet classes. She’ll have to take tap, too, and she’s NOT excited about that. She’s never taken tap before, so she’ll be a beginning beginner. ...

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    Sep-2014

    Sadie is all set for her family’s rustic camping trip -- she’s packed her favorite patent leather shoes, ballerina skirt, and other stylish accessories in her sparkly suitcase -- everything a girl needs in order to have an adventure! Especially w...

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    Oct-2013

    It’s Christmastime, and Tallulah finally gets what she’s been wishing for -- a part in a real ballet, a professional production of The Nutcracker. She’s only a mouse, but she works as hard as if she had been cast as the Sugar Plum Fairy. On ...

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    May-2013

    Why can't a white kid sit with the black kids in the cafeteria? What happens when a biracial girl from Trinidad falls for a guy from a very different culture? How does a teen deal with being the only Palestinian boy or the only Japanese gir...

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    Fantasy

    Feb-2013

    Once upon a time, Mirror Mirror, a brilliant book of fairy tale themed reversos -- a poetic form in which the poem is presented forward and then backward -- became a smashing success. Now a second book is here with more witty double takes on well-lov...

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    Mar-2012

    This is The Boy Who Cried Wolf like you've never seen it before: with tentacles, wigs, and a secret code language that kids can decipher. Larry the Liar must help these friendly extra-terrestrials refuel their ship so they can get back home. But will...

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    Jun-2011

    This colorful, young read-aloud about all things canine is doggone fun. Woof! Sit. Stay. Roll Over. But, dogs can do so much more than that! Sledding. Shedding. Inspecting. Protecting. Paddling laps. Dancing? Perhaps! Be it a working dog or a pla...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2011

    Tallulah just knew she could be a great ballerina, if only she had a tutu. So she starts ballet class. When she does not receive a tutu, she quits. But everywhere she goes, things keep reminding her of ballet. Her neighbor’s basset hound always sta...

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    Jan-2011

    Do animals celebrate Valentine's Day? Nobody knows for sure. But this funny (and punny) little book imagines how some of them declare their love, affection, or friendship any day of the year."Nice to Meetcha You smell delish /Wanna share my water di...

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    Fantasy

    Mar-2010

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    General Fiction

    Mar-2010

    What’s brewing when two favorites -- poetry and fairy tales -- are turned (literally) on their heads? It’s a revolutionary recipe: an infectious new genre of poetry and a lovably modern take on classic stories. First, read the poems forward (h...

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    General Fiction

    Sep-2009

    It's natural to feel a little nervous about going to the doctor. But this book's concrete and kid-friendly approach will put everyone's fears to rest. Join three children and their parents as they visit their pediatricians for a typical checkup, and ...

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    General Fiction

    Jun-2009

    A fun day-in-the-life of a school bus and his road-hugging buddies Get ready for a rip-roaring, rhyming ride that celebrates all things drivin' with a special spotlight on a kid's four-wheeled best buddy--his school bus When you're a kid, your schoo...

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    Jun-2008

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    Oct-2007

    Ice cream truck jing-a-linging Nine phones ringing, ten horns beeping In the stroller Baby's sleeping.Will anything wake up that snoozing baby? Follow the red stroller through the cacophony of the city and find out! Rhythm, rhyme, and lots of noisy o...

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    Oct-2006

    Here is a picture book perfectly suited to tool-crazy youngsters. Marilyn Singer's short, snappy verses invite young readers to participate in the building of a clubhouse, from drawing a plan to brushing paint on the walls. In addition to the poem, t...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2006

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    Sep-2005

    Do we need cosmetic surgery, dental implants, and a new wardrobe to improve our lives? Or can transformation happen in other ways? What kind of a makeover has the power to change a person, inside and out? These stories, specially written for this col...

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    General Fiction

    Sep-2005

    Do we need cosmetic surgery, dental implants, and a new wardrobe to improve our lives? Or can transformation happen in other ways? What kind of a makeover has the power to change a person, inside and out? These stories, specially written for this col...

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    General Fiction

    May-2004

    On the first Saturday of June everyone on Berkeley Place is turning out to eat corn bread and cookies, to dance to the drumbeat, to play in the street, to have the best block party ever. Everyone except Lola. She’s too angry at her friends Yasmin a...

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    Apr-2004

    This collection of twenty-six poems features some of the creepiest, funniest, most bizarre, and fascinating creatures from myth, legend, and popular culture. Marilyn Singer has written more than sixty books for children and young adults, including Mo...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2001

    Didi’s in a hurry to take her father to the best place on earth—to the Brooklyn Promenade! Will she see dogs out for a walk? Will she hear a trumpet tune? One thing’s for sure, there are plenty of surprises in store for Didi and Daddy as they s...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2000

    Solomom Yanish uncovers his family ties to a celestial circus in this quirky middle grade novel.Solly heard a noise coming from his closet. This time it wasn't a rattling. It was a small, spongy noise, like a balloon bobbing. Cautiously he opened the...

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    Oct-2000

    An anthology of stories for teenagers explores the topics of religion, belief, and spirituality by award-winning authors, including M. E. Kerr, Kyoko Mori, Jacqueline Woodson, and Virginia Euwer Wolff....

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    General Fiction

    Feb-2000

    On the same day in March...Polar bears ride on Artic ice.People in French cafes turn up their faces to the sun. Hailstones roll over Indian hillsides. Rain makes a river in Kenya.On the same day that it's icy cold in the Artic, it's foggy in Louisian...

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    Sep-1999

    Solomon Snorkel has such a big sneeze,He can blow all the leaves off the sycamore trees.He can empty the beehives of all of the bees.That's what Solomon's sneezes can do.A delightful mini ballad by Marilyn Singer unravels the hilarious tale of Solomo...

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    General Fiction

    Mar-1999

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    May-1998

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    Mar-1998

    What has one of the most feared rear ends in the animal kingdom? Why are baboon bottoms red? How does a chicken lay an egg? These are just a few of the intriguing questions that are answered in this informative picture book about the incredible thing...

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    Horror

    May-1997

    This puppy not only couldn't play the Game, he hadn't even read the manual. And he didn't have a clue he was facing a master...It's called the Dating Game--or is it the Baiting Game? Whatever it's called...it means stealing other girls' boyfriends, t...

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    General Fiction

    Sep-1995

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    Apr-1995

    When Marianna meets Sylvain, he tells her a peculiar story of a merman rescued and a debt to be repaid. Marianna and Sylvain fall in love, but soon after, Sylvain is lost at sea and it is the merman who tells Marianna what she must do to find him. Be...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-1995

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    Mar-1995

    Witty, observant verses about various unusual pets and their loving owners are accompanied by off-beat portrayals of the eccentric creatures, in illustrations that pay homage to some great artists. By the author of Turtle in July. ...

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    Fantasy

    Sep-1994

    While practicing at making love potions, Rosie, the daughter of a witch who owns a magic shop in Los Angeles, accidentally releases a mischievous imp, who ends up in the hands of two delighted siblings on Christmas Day...

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    General Fiction

    Aug-1994

    A whimsical look at a family reunion presents a kaleidoscopic portrait of the colorful characters who make the gathering an ever-changing, entertaining experience--from fastidious Aunt Alicia to bug-lover young Max, to fun-loving Uncle Steve....

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    Apr-1994

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    Mar-1994

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    Nov-1993

    Wheel must overcome his sense of competition with Topper, the new kid in town with the big house and pool who has been stealing all his friends, if he wants to put on a great Fourth of July celebration....

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    General Fiction

    Jun-1993

    When it s 9 P.M. in Brooklyn, it s 10 P.M. in Puerto Rico, and midnight on the mid-atlantic. Far from the vroom of New York traffic, the Puerto Rican night is filled with conga music, sweet rice, and fruit ice. In India, villagers begin their morning...

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    Feb-1993

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    Jan-1993

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    Oct-1992

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    Romance

    Oct-1992

    Determined to avoid the pitfalls of romance he has witnessed in his own mother's relationships, seventeen-year-old Storm avoids getting too close to anyone--until he meets Jocelyn, a mysterious young woman with strange powers. Reprint....

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    General Fiction

    Aug-1991

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    Jan-1991

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    Fantasy

    Oct-1990

    Twelve-year-old Miranda and her companion Bastable, an invisible catlike creature from another world, discover that they are part of the Correct Combination, a team that must stop the evil Charmer from taking over the universe....

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    Fantasy

    Nov-1988

    Jessica dreams of a flying horse, then finds an old tapestry with the power to summon up her dream horse, on which she flies away through time and space to fulfill her destiny in a distant, war-torn land....

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    General Fiction

    Oct-1988

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    Sep-1988

    Sixteen-year-old football star Bart Hawkins seeks a way to rid his house of a nasty poltergeist without losing the nine friendly ghosts also haunting it, in return for which they agree to help him win the championship game....

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    General Fiction

    Jul-1988

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    Oct-1987

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    Sep-1987

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    General Fiction

    1982

    Was having a tarantula for a pet really so much to ask for? YES! Tarantulas. What would anyone like about these creatures with hairy legs and fat, fuzzy bodies? Well, Lizzie can't understand how anyone doesn't like them. After all, a tarantula won...

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    Jan-1981

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    1978

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