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Freckle Juice

Judy Blume · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 56
Format: Paperback

What's a guy gotta do to get some freckles? This perennial bestselling favorite from Judy Blume has a fresh new look!More than anything in the world, Andrew Marcus wants freckles. His classmate Nicky has freckles - they cover his face, his ears, and the whole back of his neck. But when...
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Dinner with the Highbrows

Kimberly Willis Holt · Holt & Company
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Bernard has never been to dinner at a friend's house before. His mother gives him quite the list of rules to follow -- no elbows on the table, put your napkin on your lap, don't talk with food in your mouth, and so on. But Bernard isn't prepared to discover that the Goldsmiths think the table...
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Classic Starts™: Roman Myths

Diane Namm · Sterling Children's Books; abridged edition edition
Format: Book

Several of the best-loved Roman myths are gathered in this one beautiful abridged collection, from “Romulus and Remus” (which tells how Rome came to be) to “Cupid and Psyche,” “Oedipus and the Sphinx,” and more. For easy reference, there's also a detailed...
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World of Reading: X-Men Days of Future Past: Level 3

Thomas Macri · Marvel Press
Pages: 48
Format: Paperback

The Marvel titles in Disney's World of Reading line are designed to offer reluctant readers, specifically boys, books that they'll want to read by featuring characters they love. The series is broken into three levels that invoke the rigorous training courses that their favorite...
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Penny & Jelly: The School Show

Maria Gianferrari · Harcourt Brace and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This young and funny picture book introduces the soon-to-be star of her school talent show: Penny. Despite her desire to knock everyone's socks off, Penny's having a tough time deciding on what talent she might have. With a little help from her dog, Jelly, Penny tries out various...
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Charlie Plays Ball

Ree Drummond · Harpercollins
Pages: 40
Format: Book

Charlie the Ranch Dog trades in nap time for game time in this sporty adventure by Ree Drummond - #1 New York Times bestselling author, Food Network star, and The Pioneer Woman herself. With expressive illustrations by Diane deGroat, a new delicious recipe from Ree Drummond, and the hilarious...
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My Dad, My Hero

Ethan Long · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Format: Hardcover

A young child starts off this laugh-out-loud picture book by listing all the ways his dad is NOT a superhero: he can't leap tall buildings, run faster than a speeding bullet, or shoot webs out of his wrists. Each spread illustrates how Dad doesn't have super powers but is still...
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Superworm

Julia Donaldson · Arthur A. Levine Books
Format: Hardcover

A wacky and fun new adventure from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, starring a truly unforgettable hero!Toad in trouble? Beetle in a jam? Never fear -- Superworm is here! And he's wiggling to the rescue!But when Superworm is captured by a wicked Wizard Lizard, will his friends find a way to help...
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Teacup

Rebecca Young · Dial Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

A stunning picture book that addresses life's big journeys with hope, beauty, and reassuranceSchool Library Journal [STARRED REVIEW!] "[A] moving, allegorical tale ... inspiring reflection and empathy" Kirkus Reviews [STARRED REVIEW!] "A potent discussion starter ... Enchanting,...
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Monster Trucks

Chris Bowman · Bellwether Media
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to monster trucks. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--
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Who Wants a Tortoise?

David Keane · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

"A sweet read-aloud for first-time tortoise owners." --Kirkus, starred reviewCould there be any better pet than a puppy? One young girl is about to find out. From beloved author Dave Keane and acclaimed illustrator K.G. Campbell, a laugh-out-loud story of unexpected friendship!...
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Outside

Deirdre Gill · Harcourt Brace and Company
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In this gentle picture book fantasy, a child's world transforms through his hard work, imagination, and persistence when he opens the door and steps outside, into to the brave new world of his imagination.
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Mom, Pop, and Tot: Teaching Palindromes

Mary Lindeen · The Childs World Inc
Pages: 16
Format: Print book

Learn about palindromes through easy, engaging text andcolorful photographs. Additional features to aid comprehension include logical narratives, bolded key words, detailed photographs, an answer key, sources for furtherresearch, and an introduction to the author. This item is Non-Returnable.
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Water Is Water: A Book About the Water Cycle

Miranda Paul · Roaring Brook Press, 2015.
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Drip. Sip. Pour me a cup. Water is water unless...it heats up.Whirl. Swirl. Watch it curl by. Steam is steam unless...it cools high.This spare, poetic picture book follows a group of kids as they move through all the different phases of the water cycle. From rain to fog to snow to mist,...
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Robert Griffin III

Tammy Gagne · Mitchell Lane Publishers
Format: Book

Book by Gagne, Tammy
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