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Kindergarten Is Cool!

Linda Elovitz Marshall · Cartwheel
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When you wake up for schoolyou'll get dressed, really coolwith your sneakers and socksand your lunch in a box . . .Kindergarten's begun.Big kids say that it's fun.But is that really true?Will it be fun . . . for you?Celebrate all the familiar milestones and moments shared by every kid entering...
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You Can't Ride a Bicycle to the Moon

Harriet Ziefert · Random House Childrens Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

What should I eat in space today? Something that won't float away! Food that sticks onto a spoon Is best when dining on the moon. Learn all about the pioneering dog-stronauts and how technology created for space affects our life on earth. Each section tops off with activities and kick-starting...
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DK Readers L3: LEGO® Legends of Chima: The Race for CHI

Ruth Amos · DK CHILDREN
Format: Hardcover

This fun Level 2 reader delves into the characters and stories of LEGO® Legends of Chima™ by following the tribes as they race on the their speedorz to be the first to get the ultimate power source, CHI. Giving children a wealth of facts and storylines that will enrich their play and further...
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Rory the Dinosaur Needs a Christmas Tree

Liz Climo · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

When Rory the Dinosaur starts to get excited for Christmas, he notices that his island home doesn't exactly have the best trees around for a festive holiday feel. So he and his dad set out to decorate their home the best way they can--but without the perfect tree Rory is worried that Christmas...
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Inspector Flytrap in The President's Mane Is Missing

Tom Angleberger · Amulet Books
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Welcome to Inspector Flytrap's Detective Agency, home to the world-renowned solver of BIG DEAL mysteries. Inspector Flytrap, a Venus flytrap, works tirelessly with his assistant Nina the Goat, a goat, on his community's unsolved cases. There's no case too big, but there are definitely...
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The Notebook of Doom #2: Day of the Night Crawlers

Troy Cummings · Scholastic Inc.; 8.2.2013 edition
Format: Paperback

Monsters have never been this much fun!This series is part of Scholastics early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading...
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Mr. Hulot at the Beach

David Merveille · North-South Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Mr. Hulot is back in this wordless picture book celebrating the comical misadventures of a day at the beach! Created and played by French comic actor and filmmaker Jacques Tati, Mr. Hulot is a beloved character in France. David Merveille's meticulously designed comic strip style illustrations...
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Doug Unplugged

Dan Yaccarino · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format: Book

Doug is a robot. His parents want him to be smart, so each morning they plug him in and start the information download. After a morning spent learning facts about the city, Doug suspects he could learn even more about the city by going outside and exploring it. And so Doug . . . unplugs....
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Birthdays Around the World

Margriet Ruurs · Kids Can Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Everyone in the world has a birthday. But birthdays are not celebrated in the same way everywhere. Meet Mercedes in Peru, who eats a cake and a purple pudding called mazamorra morada. Ieva in Latvia is raised in the birthday chair, one lift for each year. And rather than celebrating his own birthday,...
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Five Trucks

Brian Floca · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Trucks of different shapes and sizes share one important purpose in this classic picture book from the bestselling creator of Moonshot and Locomotive.You have hurried to be on time. You look now through a window and see five trucks. They are hurrying, too. Where are they going? Five...
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Ants

Valerie Bodden · Creative Educ
Format: Print book

Creepy Creatures inspects the ground, observes plants, and peers into crevices to spotlight six more mini-beasts that scurry, fly, slide, or crawl. Each book matches clear text with up-close (and often startling) photos to give young readers an easy-to-follow introduction to the featured...
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The Official DC Super Hero Cookbook: 50+ Simple, Healthy, Tasty Recipes for Growing Super Heroes

Matthew Mead · Downtown Bookworks; Nov Spi edition
Format: Hardcover

The DC SUPER HERO COOKBOOK is packed with simple, fun recipes designed to evoke kids favorite super heroes and to enhance their super powers. DC Super Hero logo stencils and character cut-outs make for extra-fun food styling. More than fifty easy, tasty recipes inspired by beloved DC characters...
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Skeleton for Dinner

Margery Cuyler · Albert Whitman & Company
Format: Hardcover

Big Witch and Little Witch have made stew, and now they want to have their friends for dinner! But when Skeleton mistakes the guest list for a menu, he takes off running, and soon Ghost and Ghoul join him too! But poor Little Witch has no idea there's a misunderstanding. Luckily there's...
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Beetles

Valerie Bodden · Creative Education
Format: Hardcover

''A basic introduction to beetles, examining where they live, how they grow, what they eat, and the unique traits that help to define them, such as their ability to make sounds or glow''--Provided by publisher.Title: BeetlesAuthor: Bodden, ValeriePublisher: Creative CoPublication...
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The Half-Court Hero

Mike Lupica · Philomel Books
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

#1 New York Times bestseller Mike Lupica begins an exciting new chapter book series, perfect for fans of Cam Jansen, featuring his trademark sports action and heart, and a lovable twin brother-sister duo who solve sports-related mysteries.There's nothing eight-year-old twins Zach and Zoe Walker...
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