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The Moon

Tracey Campbell Pearson · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

So begins Robert Louis Stevensons famous poem The Moon. Now Tracey Campbell Pearson takes readers on an illustrative late-night adventure set to this text in which we follow not only the moon as it shines on the creatures of the night, but also a father and his young son out on a late-night...
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Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses

James Dean · HarperCollins Publishers
Format: Hardcover

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Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People

Monica Brown · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Once there was a little boy named Neftalí who loved wild things wildly and quiet things quietly. From the moment he could talk, he surrounded himself with words. Neftalí discovered the magic between the pages of books. When he was sixteen, he began publishing his poems as Pablo Neruda....
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Spring Blossoms

Carole Gerber · Charlesbridge
Format: Book

Spring is here, and with the new season come trees full of life, color . . . and blossoms! From the creators of LEAF JUMPERS and WINTER TREES, SPRING BLOSSOMS introduces readers to a variety of different flowering trees.During a stroll through the forest, two children come across the small...
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Fancy Nancy: Ooh La La! It's Beauty Day

Jane O'Connor · HarperCollins
Format: Hardcover

What better way to fancy Mom up for her birthday than to treat her to a super-deluxe beauty day created by Fancy Nancy herself? Its a pampering paradise, and right in the backyard! With relaxing music, fragrant lotions, colorful nail polish, and foamy mousse, Nancy gives her mom a total...
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All Star!: Honus Wagner and the Most Famous Baseball Card Ever

Jane Yolen · Philomel Books
Format: Hardcover

The Honus Wagner baseball card is the most valuable baseball card of all time! But he was born poor, ugly, bow-legged, and more suited to shoveling coal in his Pennsylvania mining town than becoming the greatest shortstop of all time. How could it happen? Did those strong arms and fast...
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Military Trucks (Military Machines)

Melissa Abramovitz · Capstone Press
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

The military uses trucks to deliver troops and supplies. Read to find out about the militarys tough, trusty trucks.
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A Small Thing . . . but Big

Tony Johnston · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Lizzie and her mom go to the park. That's where Lizzie meets an elderly man and his companion, Cecile, a dog about her size. But Lizzie is afraid of dogs, so she'll have to rely on her new friend to help her take things one step at a time.Getting over your fears may seem like a small thing...
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The Little Green Goose

Adele Sansone · NorthSouth; Revised edition
Format: Hardcover

  When a male goose longs for a chick of his own, he borrows an egg and ends up with a baby dinosaur!   This “unusual adoption tale will delight young readers.” (The Horn Book Guide) We’re pleased to present The Little Green Goose to a new generation of readers,...
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The Ghost in the Tree House #7

Dori Hillestad Butler · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 128

Here is Edgar Award Winner Dori Hillestad Butler's seventh title in her not-too-scary chapter book mystery series, The Haunted Library. Perfect for reluctant readers in the mood for a great mystery!A group of girls in Claire's town have noticed strange sights and sounds coming from...
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Oloyou

Teresa Cárdenas Angulo · Groundwood Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Oloyou the Cat, the very first creature that the God-child creates, is also the very first friend. God-child and Oloyou play together for hours on end, until one day the cat falls into the void and lands in the dark, featureless, sea kingdom of ferocious Okún Aró. Oloyou is terribly lonely...
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Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges

Antonin Scalia · Thomson West; 1st edition
Pages: 269
Format: Hardcover

In their professional lives courtroom lawyers must do these two things well: speak persuasively and write persuasively. In this noteworthy book, two of the most noted legal writers of our day Justice Antonin Scalia and Bryan A. Garner systematically present every important idea about judicial...
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