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DK Readers L1: John Deere: Good Morning, Farm!

Parachute Press · DK CHILDREN; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

People, animals and machines are up and working early in the day, and have lots to accomplish before breakfast! John Deere Reader: Good Morning Farm lets young readers learn about the very busy mornings at a farm. (c) 2009 Deere & Company. Books created and produced by Parachute Publishing,...
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National Geographic Readers: Monkeys

Anne Schreiber · National Geographic
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

This comical, adorable, and fascinating reader documents the lives of monkeys living in the wild and includes details regarding their behavior, families, and environment. This carefully constructed text guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for Level 2 readers who are able...
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A Mango in the Hand: A Story Told Through Proverbs

Antonio Sacre · Harry N. Abrams
Format: Hardcover

Francisco is finally old enough to journey to the mango grove all by himself to gather the mangoes for a special dinner. But bees swarm the fruit, and Francisco has trouble picking them from the tree. He returns to his father several times, and each time his father shares a different proverb...
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My Weird School Fast Facts: Sports

Dan Gutman · HarperCollins
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School!Did you know that the only sport that's been played on the moon is golf? Did you know that an NFL quarterback once threw a touchdown pass to himself?!Learn more weird-but-true sports facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutman's...
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Ten Days and Nine Nights: An Adoption Story

Yumi Heo · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

How many days until a little girl's adopted sibling is brought home?Follow a little girl as she and her family prepare for the new baby that will soon be joining them. And simultaneously, watch the girl's mother fly off to Korea, meet the new baby, and bring her home. Here is an utterly...
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Indiana Jones: Great Escapes

W. Rathbone · DK Publishing
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

"Indiana Jones often finds himself in dangerous situations. Learn all about his greatest escapes!"--P. [4] of cover.
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Pig and Cat Are Pals

Douglas Florian · Holiday House
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Pig and Cat are pals who like to bike, swim, read, and make art together. One day Pig notices Dog, who has a very interesting kite. Pig and Dog play, and Cat feels neglected and lonely. But Pig and Dog are generous souls after all; and now Pig, Cat and Dog are pals . . . who skateboard...
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Waiting for Sophie

SARAH ELLIS · Pajama Press
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Waiting is hard. Liam waited through half of kindergarten for his baby sister to be born. Then, when little Sophie finally comes home, he discovers she won't be ready to play with him for a long, long time. As the months pass, everyone says that Liam is Sophie's favourite. He is the best...
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Scholastic Reader Level 1: I Spy an Apple

Jean Marzollo · Cartwheel Books
Format: Paperback

I spy something new for fall!All-new easy-to-read riddles are paired with photographs culled from previous I Spy books to create this early reader that's perfect for fall!With rhythm, rhyme, and picture clues, this book is written to support the newest reader.
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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Bill Martin Jr. · Beach Lane Books
Format: Hardcover

Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault's rhythmic chant and Lois Ehlert's exuberant collage illustrations have made Chicka Chicka Boom Boom a read-aloud favorite for twenty years. To celebrate, here is a special anniversary edition of this quintessential picture book with these exciting...
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Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker (Little Boost)

Christianne C. Jones · Picture Window Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Lacey Walker loves to talk. She talks all day, and sometimes all night. But when she loses her voice, Lacey learns the importance of listening.,
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Nic Bishop: Marsupials

Nic Bishop · Scholastic Nonfiction
Format: Hardcover

Another fascinating close-up look at the wonders of the natural world from Sibert Honor photographer Nic Bishop.Most people know about lions, zebras, monkeys, and bears, but what about bettongs and bilbies? Or quolls and quokkas? And potoroos and pademelons? These animals live on the continent...
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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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