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Animals

Whether you're more interested in pampering your pet or learning about wild animals, you're sure to find something at the library to inform and entertain you. Start with some of the titles below or ask your local librarian to find something that's just right for you.

Penguins, Penguins, Everywhere!

Penguins, Penguins, Everywhere!

Even before our Penguins made the play-offs, penguins were among the most popular and appealing animals with young readers so while you're waiting for next season, why not read up on the real things?

Fun Facts About Alligators!

Fun Facts About Alligators!

Budding herpetologists will appreciate this in-depth look at alligators.

How to Twist a Dragon's Tale: the Heroic Misadventures of Hiccup the Viking

How to Twist a Dragon's Tale: the Heroic Misadventures of Hiccup the Viking

Hiccup who has starred in a series of silly stories, encounters more outrageous adventures in this latest story, just right for fans of adventure and humor.

Oodles of Animals

Oodles of Animals

Cut paper collages and bright colors bring a group of unusual animals to life.

Monkey and Me

Monkey and Me

Meet Monkey: a fun companion for a series of imaginative adventures and a beloved friend.

Life-Size Killer Creatures

Life-Size Killer Creatures

Amazing illustrations will capture the interest of kids (and adults) who won't be able to resist comparing themselves to the ferocious creatures pictured here.

Animals in the House: A History of Pets and People

Animals in the House: A History of Pets and People

Fun illustrations and plenty of information on how pets have been perceived through the ages make this a great book for animal lovers to browse.

Froggy Goes to Camp

Froggy Goes to Camp

Froggy's back and this time he's off to summer camp: flop flop flop.

Harriet the Hamster Fairy

Harriet the Hamster Fairy

Harriet is one of the pet fairies, a new set of characters in the popular Rainbow Magic series.

Dog and Bear: Two's Company

Dog and Bear: Two's Company

Perfect for sharing, these simple stories will appeal to young listeners and beginning readers.