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When the Sea Turned to Silver

Grace Lin · Little
Pages: 370
Format: Print book

A New York Times Bestseller A National Book Award FinalistAn IndieBound BestsellerThis breathtaking, full-color illustrated fantasy is inspired by Chinese folklore, and is a companion to the Newbery Honor winner Where the Mountain Meets the Moon - now available in paperback! Pinmei's gentle,...
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Civil War, The

Steven Otfinoski · Children's Press
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

In 1860, the United States was split in two as several southern states seceded from the Union to form their own nation, the Confederate States of America. As President Abraham Lincoln attempted to hold the country together, war broke out between the Union and the Confederates. Readers will...
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Marvel Universe Ultimate Spider-Man Volume 5

Joe Caramagna · Marvel
Format: Paperback

Thor Frog of Thunder?! When Peter Parker discovers that Thor has been transformed into a frog, he must travel to Asgard to save the Nine Realms from Lokis wrath! Then, Spider-Man teams up with X-Man Wolverine to take down the mutant Mesmero...but things get freaky when Mesmero uses his powers...
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The Dark Wild

Piers Torday · Viking, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 2015.
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Twelve-year-old Kester Jaynes thought he had discovered the last wild animals in the land. He thought his adventure was over. He was wrong. Below the sparkling city of Premium, deep underground, a dark wild remains: animals who believe the time is right to rise up against their human enemies....
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Georgia

Nelson Yomtov · Childrens Pr
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

As the southernmost of the original 13 colonies that formed the United States, Georgia occupies an important place in the country's history. As readers explore the state's rugged wilderness and amazing cities, they will learn all about its fascinating past. They will also find out what...
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Chasing Gold

Catherine Hapka · Aladdin
Format: Book

When all of Haleys time goes to training her pony, keeping an eye on the prize causes problems in this third book in a contemporary middle grade series in the tradition of Marguerite Henrys Misty of Chincoteague. For months, Haley Duncan has been saving up to ride with her pony Wings in a clinic...
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Moone Boy: The Blunder Years

Chris O'Dowd · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Martin Moone is eleven and completely fed up with being the only boy in a family of girls. He's desperate for a decent wingman to help him navigate his idiotic life. So when best mate Padraic suggests Martin get an imaginary friend--or "IF" for short--he decides to give it a go. His first...
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Amazon Adventure: How Tiny Fish Are Saving the World's Largest Rainforest

Sy Montgomery · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 65
Format: Hardcover

Considered the "lungs of the world," the Amazon provides a full fifth of the world's oxygen, and every year unsustainable human practices destroy 2.7 million acres. What can be done to help? That's where Project Piaba comes in. Join the award-winning author Sy Montgomery...
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Knit, Hook, and Spin: A Kid's Activity Guide to Fiber Arts and Crafts

Laurie M Carlson · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 148
Format: Print book

Dive into the wonderful and creative world of fiber arts and crafts with this easy-to-follow activity book packed with over 70 projects across a variety of fiber arts including knitting, felting, knotting and braiding, spinning, weaving, crocheting, and dyeing. Clear instructions and illustrations...
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Frozen Junior Novelization

Sarah Nathan · Turtleback Books
Pages: 123
Format: Print book

Walt Disney Animation Studios presents an epic tale of adventure and comedy with Frozen. When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, Anna, a young dreamer, must team up with Kristoff, a daring mountain man, and his reindeer on the grandest of journeys to find Anna's sister, the Snow...
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Lug, Dawn of the Ice Age

David Zeltser · EgmontUSA
Format: Hardcover

A hilarious middle-grade novel about a misunderstood caveboy perfect for fans of Ice Age, Happy Feet, The Time Warp Trio, and Platypus Police Squad. Lug is a caveboy who would rather paint than club other caveboys. The clan even mocks him, calling him "Little Slug." Like all the other...
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The School for Good and Evil #3: The Last Ever After

Soman Chainani · HarperCollins
Pages: 655
Format: Hardcover

In the riveting third installment of the New York Times bestselling School for Good and Evil series, everything old is new again, as Sophie and Agatha fight the past as well as the present to find the perfect end to their fairy tale.Former best friends Sophie and Agatha thought their ending...
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Time Stoppers

Carrie Jones · Bloomsbury Childrens Book
Pages: 372
Format: Print book

Annie Nobody thought she was, well, nobody, living in a nowhere town where nothing goes her way. Day 1 at her newest foster home proves to be dreadful, too . . . and things get even worse when she's chased by something big and scary that definitely wants to eat her. Luckily for Annie, not everything...
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Bizarre Space: A Kid's Guide to Our Strange, Unusual Universe

Jenn Dlugos · Prufrock Press
Pages: 300
Format: Paperback

Since ancient times, humans have been puzzled and awed by the strange stars, peculiar planets, and out of this world objects that appear in our sky. Advancements in technology are now giving scientists closer looks and first peeks at the weird and wonderful things that make up our solar...
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