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The Last Council
The Last Council

Kazu Kibuishi · GRAPHIX; Original edition

Kazu Kibuishis thrilling, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling series continues!Emily and her friends think theyll find the help they need in Cielis, but something isnt right. Streets that were once busy are deserted, and the townspeople who are left live in crippling fear. Emily is escorted to the Academy...
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The Missing Pieces of Me
The Missing Pieces of Me

Jean Van Leeuwen · Two Lions
Pages: 226
Format: Book

More than anything, ten-year-old Weezie wants to please her momma. She babysits her spoiled half-sister, Ruth Ann, and little Jackson. She makes tea for Momma in Gramma Emmeline's beautiful teapot. She even tries to cook dinner. But nothing turns out quite right. And Momma is never pleased....
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Lowriders in Space
Lowriders in Space

Cathy Camper · Chronicle Books
Format: Book

Lupe Impala, El Chavo Flapjack, and Elirio Malaria love working with cars. You name it, they can fix it. But the team's favorite cars of all are lowriders - cars that hip and hop, dip and drop, go low and slow, bajito y suavecito. The stars align when a contest for the best car around...
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Girls' Hockey
Girls' Hockey

Chris Peters · Sportszone
Format: Print book

On the court, on the field, on the course, or in the gym, female athletes are getting it done. This title highlights the stars who rule girls hockey today and the skills theyve mastered on the way. You will find informative chapters that help readers better understand the skills of each...
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Sioux
Sioux

Sarah Tieck · Big Buddy Books
Format: Book

Informative, easy-to read text and oversized photographs draw in readers as they learn about the Sioux. Traditional ways of life, including social structure, homes, food, art, clothing, and more are covered. A map highlights the tribes homeland, while fun facts and a timeline with photos...
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Police Cars
Police Cars

Allan Morey · Bullfrog Books
Format: Hardcover

In Police Cars, early readers will learn about the different parts of a police car and how they help police officers do their jobs. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they discover the unique features of these machines.
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Healthy Plates Proteins
Healthy Plates Proteins

Valerie Bodden · Creative Education
Format: Hardcover

Offers information on the health benefits of proteins, nutritional concepts such as vitamins, and a recipe for peanut butter-banana pops.
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The Bolds
The Bolds

Julian Clary · Carolrhoda Books
Pages: 266
Format: Print book

The Bold family seems fairly normal: they live in a nice house, the parents have good jobs, and they all love to have fun. One slight difference: they're hyenas. That's right - they're covered in fur, have tails tucked into their clothes, and really, really like to laugh.For years, the Bolds...
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Aikido
Aikido

Alex Monnig · Sportszone
Format: Hardcover

Aikido - translating to "the way of harmonious sprit" - is used to protect oneself without harming the attacker. Learn about Aikido's history, moves, training, and more with this title. Complete with a photo diagram, informative sidebars, and glossary. SportsZone is an imprint...
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A Seed is Sleepy
A Seed is Sleepy

Dianna Hutts Aston · Amicus
Format: Book

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Rodrick Rules
Rodrick Rules

Jeff Kinney · Amulet Books
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

Whatever you do, don't ask Greg Heffley how he spent his summer vacation, because he definitely doesn't want to talk about it.As Greg enters the new school year, he's eager to put the past three months behind him . . . and one event in particular. Unfortunately for Greg, his older...
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Among the Barons (Shadow Children Books)
Among the Barons (Shadow Children Books)

Margaret Peterson Haddix · Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers; 1 edition
Pages: 182
Format: Hardcover

Smits had nothing left of his brother. He was gone. And Luke had taken his name. How could anyone hear Smits sobbing and think he was merely a foolish, homesick kid? Luke knew what grief was like....What if Oscar suddenly understood, too? Smits's grief was dangerous. Smits's...
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