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Zombie Elementary: The Real Story

Howard Whitehouse - Tundra Books
Format: Hardcover

Larry Mullet is your typical fourth grader. He's not the biggest kid or the smartest kid or the best looking kid. He rides his bike, plays baseball, takes the school bus, avoids cafeteria food, and--oh yeah, he's a zombie hunting expert. Larry was just doing his usual thing when...
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Minecraft: Blockopedia

Alex Wiltshire - Scholastic Inc.; Box edition
Format: Hardcover

Discover everything you ever wanted to know about the amazing blocks of Minecraft in this mega-oversized Blockopedia that comes in a ground-breaking new hexagonal format! Presented in a ground-breaking format - a hexagonal book - Blockopedia contains everything you need to know to make...
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Black Bears

Mara Grunbaum - Childrens Pr
Format: Library Binding

Did you know that black bears are the most common bears on Earthbut that some black bears actually have white fur? Be surprised and awed by every page of this captivating book! Features include stunning photography; a fact file which breaks down vital data points in an easy-to-follow and understand...
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Exploring the Georgia Colony

Brianna Hall - Capstone Press
Format: Print book

Step back in time and visit Georgia during the Colonial period. What began as a place where poor people could start over and learn to stay out of debt grew to a colony that immigrants from Ireland, Sweden, Germany, and England called home. Find out what made Georgia unique, why its citizens...
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Learn to Draw Disney's Moana: Learn to draw Moana, Maui, and other favorite characters step by step!

Disney Storybook Artists. - Walter Foster Pub
Format: Print book

Learn to Draw Disney's Moana teaches young artists how to draw favorite characters from Disney's latest animated feature film, Moana. Featured step-by-step drawing subjects include Moana, Maui, and more. Each lesson begins with a simple shape before progressing to a finished color...
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Going Wild

Lisa Mcmann - HarperCollins
Format: Hardcover

Spider-Man meets Animorphs in this thrilling middle grade series from Lisa McMann, New York Times bestselling author of the Unwanteds series. Katherine Applegate - Newbery Medal winning author of The One and Only Ivan, Wishtree, and Endling - calls this book "gripping, action-packed,...
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City Trails - Washington DC

LONELY PLANET KIDS. - Lonely Planet
Format: Paperback

Here's a book that's seriously streetwise. Lonely Planet Kids' City Trails: Washington DC features colorful themed trails, from history and culture to food and nature, that reveal amazing facts and intriguing tales that kids won't find on the tourist routes or inside the average...
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Composting

Rebecca Pettiford - Pogo
Format: Hardcover

In Composting, early fluent readers learn how organic matter breaks down to create a nutritious soil additive. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn about how compost can be used to help their garden thrive.
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Discover Bionics

Nikole Brooks Bethea - Lerner Publications
Format: Print book

Bionics uses mechanical and electronic technology to solve biological problems. How does it help people who have lost limbs walk again? How does it return hearing or vision to the deaf or blind? What crucial organs can it replace inside the body? Learn more about how today's bionics...
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Distress Signal

Mary E. Lambert - Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

Lavender's class is on a field trip in the desert of Chiricahua National Monument, hiking down a ravine, when a flash flood strikes!As the water hurtles down the ravine, everyone sprints for safety. Lavender runs in the opposite direction as the rest of her class and scrambles up a tree...
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