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Conjunctions with Your Friends

Kristen Rajczak · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Format: Paperback

Varying sentence structure is one great way to make writing more interesting. Knowing how to use the three different kinds of conjunctions is a big part of crafting sentences of varying lengths and styles. Readers will learn the basics of conjunctions, including common conjunctions and when...
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Classic Starts: Little Women (Classic Starts Series)

Deanna McFadden · Sterling
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children)...
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Ms. Krup Cracks Me Up!

Dan Gutman · New York
Pages: 104
Format: Paperback

Something weird is going on!A.J. thinks that nothing can possibly be as boring as a sleepover in the natural history museum. But anything can happen when Ms. Krup is in charge. The tour guide says that dinosaur skeletons come to life in the middle of the night. Is she right?
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Pardon Me!

Daniel Miyares · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A little bird just wants some peace and quiet - but he's about to get a whole lot more than he bargained for in this clever picture book debut, in the tradition of Jon Klassen's I Want My Hat Back.It's a beautiful, sunny day in the swamp when a little yellow bird settles down...
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Patterns with Pandas

Bobby Kennedy Shea · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

This item is Non-Returnable.
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DK Readers L1: Star Wars: Are Ewoks Scared of Stormtroopers?

Catherine Saunders · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

An all-new addition to DK's top-selling line of Star Wars readers. It's the question on everyone's minds: Are Ewoks scared of stormtroopers? Let's find out! Level 1 readers feature simple sentences and limited vocabulary, as well as a picture glossary and a simple index....
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Andy & Sandy and the First Snow

Tomie dePaola · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Andy and Sandy play in the snow in this third book of a brand-new easy-to-read picture book series about friendship - from Caldecott and Newbery Honoree Tomie dePaola and Emmy Award-winning writer for the Muppets Jim Lewis.When the first big snow of winter hits, Sandy wants to play outside...
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DK Readers L1: LEGO Star Wars: A New Hope

Emma Grange · DK Children
Format: Paperback

DK Readers is a multi-level reading program guaranteed to capture children's interest while developing their reading skills and general knowledge. With nine new exciting titles to choose from this season, kid's ages 4-9 will find the perfect book at their appropriate reading level...
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Trucks

Cari Meister · Jump!
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

In Trucks, early readers will learn about different types of trucks and the jobs they perform. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they discover just how useful trucks can be.
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Owl Diaries #2: Eva Sees a Ghost

Rebecca Elliott · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 80
Format: Library Binding

Is there a ghost in Treetopolis? Eva sure thinks so!This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books...
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Flora and the Flamingo

Molly Schaar Idle · Chronicle Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A 2014 Caldecott Honor BookIn this innovative wordless picture book with interactive flaps, Flora and her graceful flamingo friend explore the trials and joys of friendship through an elaborate synchronized dance. With a twist, a turn, and even a flop, these unlikely friends learn at last...
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Gabe: The Dog Who Sniffs Out Danger

Thea Feldman · Simon & Schuster Books
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Meet Gabe, a real dog who worked with the United States military, in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read based on one of the winners of the annual American Humane Association's Hero Dog Awardsâ„¢!Meet Gabe. Gabe had an important job: He used his canine sense of smell to find weapons before they...
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Enormous Elephants/Elefantes Enormes

Ryan Nagelhout · Gareth Stevens Publishing; Bilingual edition
Format: Book

Why are elephants ears so big? Early readers will learn that and more in this exciting first concepts book filled with fun information and full-color photographs. Through easy-to-read text presented in both English and standard Latin American Spanish, readers will discover the difference...
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Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas

Lynne Cox · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

World-renowned swimmer and bestselling author Lynne Cox and Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator Brian Floca team up to bring us this inspiring story of an elephant seal who knew exactly where she belonged. Here is the incredible story of Elizabeth, a real-life elephant seal who made her home...
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