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How will Mr and Mrs Frog figure out what the mouse is missing...? (Age range 2 – 5) Big Red Barn by Margaret Brown (Age range 2 – 8); Bob’s Busy Year (Bob the Builder (Simon & Schuster Board Books)) by Tricia Boczkowski which is a favorite of ours from the series, but all Bob the Builder books are great for /b/. Currently there are many books at different levels for learning and teaching Vietnamese to foreigners and most of them meet the minimal requirement and expectations of foreign learners. (Vietnamese language book for kids) (Vietnamese Bedtime Collection) (Vietnamese Edition) by Shelley Admont and KidKiddos Books | Aug 14, 2019. Comprehensive and easy to use, it consists of a subject guide, a bibliographic guide, and title and illustrator indexes. 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The convenient indexes facilitate searches by title, author, and illustrator, as well as by subject, allowing quick responses to library user needs. F)37(or this sur)-17(v)7(e)0(y)81(,)0( w)7(e)0( used a questionnair)7(e that)]TJ -7.949 -1.182 TD 0.137 Tw (included ninety-eight close-ended questions and one open-ended ques-)Tj T* 0.13 Tw [(tion, co)17(v)7(ering a wide array of demographic and socioeconomic charac-)]TJ T* 0.1 Tw [(teristics of childr)7(en and their par)7(ents, cultural v)7(alues, identity)81(, language)]TJ T* 0.221 Tw [(pr)7(oficiency in both E)7(nglish and V)7(ietnamese, school grades, academic)]TJ T* 0.083 Tw [(aspirations, futur)7(e orientations, and mental health. It was the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book for 2008 and an Asian Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA) Picture Book winner that same year. 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