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Picture Me Colors by Deborah D'Andrea and Kaycee Hoffman
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The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog by Mo Willems
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Russell and the Lost Treasure by Rob Scotton
Russell the Sheep by Rob Scotton
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The Spider King by Lawrence Schoonover
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The Straw Men by Michael Marshall
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Russell and the Lost Treasure: 12/24/06

Russell and the Lost Treasure

Judy and Charlie gave Sean this sequel to Russell the Sheep. In Russell and the Lost Treasure, Russell learns the importance of family after having an adventure to find a hidden treasure chest. Whereas the last book was simply a silly story about the frustration of insomnia, this story is more sentimental.

Russell doesn't find valuable treasure. Instead he finds a camera and a blank photograph album. He decides to make the best of it by filling the pages with photographs of the other sheep. Through Russell's photography we learn about the other sheep and their relation to Russell. The sheep stop being just background elements as they are in the first book and become individuals with their own likes and dislikes. They are Russell's family and the memories he captures in his book becomes his "treasure."

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