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Popular children's stories read aloud by Buncombe County librarians and friends

Book cover of The Gingerbread Girl

The Gingerbread Girl

Written by Lisa Ernst | Illustrated by Lisa Ernst | Published by Scholastic | Read by Jesse Figuera

Can the Gingerbread Boy’s little sister out fox the sly fox in the end?

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Book cover of Anno's Magic Seeds

Anno's Magic Seeds

Written by Mitsumasa Anno | Illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno | Published by Philomel Books | Read by Lucy Kruesel

The reader is asked to perform a series of mathematical operations integrated into the story of a man who plants magic seeds and reaps an increasingly abundant harvest.

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Book cover of Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Adapted by Tony Ross | Illustrated by Tony Ross | Published by Delacorte Press, an imprint of Penguin | Read by Lucy Kruesel

A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make a fortune for himself, his mother, and his sister.

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