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Kumon, the Sacramento Public Library and News10 have come together to bring you "10 Books to Read." Following are the selections for August 2014.

Everywhere Babies – Susan Meyers
Every day, everywhere, babies are kissed and dressed and rocked and fed--and completely adored by the families who love them. An exuberant celebration of all the things babies do best. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

Wemberly Worried – Kevin Henkes
Wemberly, who worries about everything, finds that she has a whole list of things to worry about when she faces the first day of nursery school. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

How Rocket Learned to Read – Tad Hills
A little yellow bird teaches Rocket the dog how to read by first introducing him to the "wondrous, mighty, gorgeous alphabet." CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

Pecan Pie Baby – Jacqueline Woodson
When Mama's pregnancy draws attention away from Gia, she worries that the special bond they share will disappear forever once the baby is born. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

City Dog, Country Frog – Mo Willems
Through the seasons, whenever City Dog visits the country he runs straight for Country Frog's rock to play games with him, but during the winter things change for them both. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

The New Girl and Me – Jacqui Robbins
Shakeeta and Mia become friends when Shakeeta boasts that she has a pet iguana and Mia learns how to help Shakeeta "feel at home" even when she is in school. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

Bugs in My Hair – David Shannon
A horrified boy discovers he has head lice and tries some wild remedies to get rid of them. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

Jingle Dancer – Cynthia Leitich Smith
Jenna, a member of the Muscogee, or Creek, Nation, borrows jingles from the dresses of several friends and relatives so that she can perform the jingle dance at the powwow. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel – Nikki Grimes
Dyamonde Daniel misses her old neighborhood, but when she befriends another new student at school, she finally starts to feel at home. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

The Year of the Dog – Grace Lin
Frustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog by making new friends and finding herself. CHECK THIS BOOK OUT NOW at the Sacramento Public Library.

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