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How Carbon Footprints Work

Nick Hunter · Gareth Stevens
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

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National Geographic Kids Chapters: Best Friends Forever: And More True Stories of Animal Friendships

Amy Shields · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Paperback

This is the first in a line of four books within the National Geographic Kids Chapters series that explore unexpected animal bonds. In this book youll meet four unlikely pairings, including Billy and Lilly. Billy the boxer adopted Lilly the goat when she was abandoned by her mother. Billy...
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Math Dictionary: Homework Help for Families

Judith de Klerk · DK Publishing
Format: Book

Can't remember the difference between a prime number and a square number? Forgotten how many sides on a pentagon (5), heptagon (7), or nonagon (9)? Then you need DK's new Math Dictionary! Inside, you'll find more than 300 entries on the words, phrases, and concepts used by grade-school...
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National Geographic Kids Ultimate Weird but True: 1,000 Wild & Wacky Facts and Photos

National Geographic · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Hardcover

Did you know that a great white shark can weigh as much as 15 gorillas, that you drink the same water as the dinosaurs did, or that theres a car that drives underwater?   This supersized, hardcover addition to the blockbuster Weird But True series, Ultimate Weird But True is packed 1,000...
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The Fellowship for Alien Detection

Kevin Emerson · Walden Pond Press
Format: Hardcover

Author Kevin Emerson channels Frank Cottrell Boyce in this tween sci-fi adventure about two kids from opposite sides of the country who find themselves on a road trip to save the world from an impending alien attack. Haley and Dodger have nothing in common. But that was before they learned...
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Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream

Jenny Han · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Meet Clara Lee.Likes her best friends, her grandpa, her little sister when shes not being annoying, which is almost always, candy necklaces, and the Apple Blossom Festival.Dislikes her little sister when shes being annoying, which is almost always, her moms yucky fish soup, and bad dreams...
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: The Illustrated Edition

J.K. Rowling · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 246
Format: Print book

The beloved first book of the Harry Potter series, now fully illustrated by award-winning artist Jim Kay. For the first time, J. K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions. Rowling herself selected artist Jim Kay, whose over 100 illustrations...
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Ambush

Zachary Rau · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Jedi Master Yoda is on a secret diplomatic mission when his ship is ambushed by Count Dooku. The diminutive Jedi Master and three clone troopers must then face off against Dooku's dreaded assassin Ventress and her massive droid army in this full-color graphic novel.
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Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: One Dead Spy

Nathan Hale · Amulet Books
Pages: 127
Format: Hardcover

Nathan Hale, the author's historical namesake, was America's first spy, a Revolutionary War hero who famously said "I regret that I have but one life to give for my country" before being hanged by the British. In the Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales series, author Nathan...
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Artemis Fowl

Eoin Colfer · Disney/Hyperion Books
Pages: 277
Format: Paperback

Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is a millionaire, a genius-and, above all, a criminal mastermind. But even Artemis doesn't know what he's taken on when he kidnaps a fairy, Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit. These aren't the fairies of bedtime stories; these fairies are armed and dangerous....
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The Way of the Jedi #1

Jake Forbes · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Have you ever wanted to be a Jedi Knight? In this Decide Your Destiny story set in the world of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, you can choose from dozens of paths and create your own adventure. With over 25 different endings, every time you read the book it'll be a whole new adventure.
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Attack of the Fluffy Bunnies

Andrea Beaty · Amulet Paperbacks; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

When Joules and Kevin Rockman’s parents drop them off at Camp Whatsitooya on their way to an International Spamathon, the twins expect a summer of marshmallows, campfires, and canoe trips. What they do not expect is to defend the earth from an invasion of sugar-addicted, murderous,...
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I Survived the American Revolution, 1776

LAUREN TARSHIS · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 118
Format: Library Binding

British soldiers were everywhere. There was no escape.Nathaniel Fox never imagined he'd find himself in the middle of a blood-soaked battlefield, fighting for his life. He was only eleven years old! He'd barely paid attention to the troubles between America and England. How could he, while...
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