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Frank Einstein and the Antimatter Motor: Book One

Jon Scieszka · Amulet Books
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

"I never thought science could be funny . . . until I read Frank Einstein. It will have kids laughing." - Jeff Kinney, Diary of a Wimpy Kid "Huge laughs and great science - the kind of smart, funny stuff that makes Jon Scieszka a legend." - Mac Barnett, author of Battle...
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Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus

Tom Angleberger · Amulet Books
Pages: 205
Format: Print book

The final Origami Yoda case file from the kids at McQuarrie Middle School! After successfully fighting to save their field trip in Princess Labelmaker to the Rescue!, Tommy and the gang prepare for a well-earned day of fun and adventure in Washington, DC . . . but of course it won't...
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Among the Hidden (Shadow Children Books (Prebound))

Margaret Peterson Haddix · Perfection Learning Pre Bind
Pages: 153
Format: Hardcover

This futuristic novel focuses on a totalitarian regime and the Internet. PW noted, "The plot development is sometimes implausible and the characterizations a bit brittle, but the unsettling, thought-provoking premise should suffice to keep readers hooked." Ages 8-12. (Mar.) Copyright...
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Sleuth on Skates

Clémentine Beauvais · Holiday House
Format: Hardcover

In Book I of the hysterical Sesame Seade Mystery series, after eleven years, five months, and seventeen days of waiting, Sesame finally has the chance to prove what a brilliant supersleuth she can be!Sophie Margaret Catriona Seade aka Sesame has a penchant for roller skating, sophisticated...
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Lord and Lady Bunny--Almost Royalty!

Polly Horvath · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 293
Format: Print book

In this hilarious sequel to Mr. and Mrs. Bunny - Detectives Extraordinaire! - that even includes a guest appearance by J. K. Rowling a.k.a. "Oldwhatshername" - Madeleine wants nothing more than to save money for college, but her impractical, ex-hippie parents are broke. When the family...
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Target Practice

Mike Maihack · GRAPHIX
Format: Hardcover

A funny, action-packed graphic novel featuring a young Cleopatra -- yes, THAT Cleopatra -- who's transported to the future and learns it's up to her to save the galaxy! When a young Cleopatra (yes, THAT Cleopatra) finds a mysterious tablet that zaps her to the far, REALLY far future,...
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Minerals

Chris Bowman · Bellwether Media
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to minerals. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--
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Danny the Champion of the World

Roald Dahl · Puffin Books; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

Can Danny and his father outsmart the villainous Mr. Hazell?Danny has a life any boy would love—his home is a gypsy caravan, he's the youngest master car mechanic around, and his best friend is his dad, who never runs out of wonderful stories to tell. But one night Danny discovers...
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Hydrofracking: The Process That Has Changed America's Energy Needs

Ann O. Squire · Scholastic
Format: Paperback

This definitive series introduces the events that have helped shape the United States, from the countrys beginning to the present day. Strong narratives and eye-catching images tell the stories behind the nations growth and development. Key Features Sidebars illustrate how history affects...
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Rainbow Dash

Ryan K. Lindsay · Spotlight
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

At head of title: My little pony, pony tales, featuring.
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The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Food Technology

Marne Ventura · 12-Story Library
Format:  Print book : English

This book features 12 of the most influential food technology breakthroughs covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.
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The Lost Heir

Tui Sutherland · Scholastic Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The WINGS OF FIRE saga continues with a thrilling underwater adventure -- and a mystery that will change everything!The lost heir to the SeaWing throne is going home at last...She can't believe it's finally happening. Tsunami and her fellow dragonets of destiny are journeying under...
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