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Albie's First Word: A Tale Inspired by Albert Einstein's Childhood

Jacqueline Tourville · Schwartz & Wade
Format: Print book

Here's a beautiful historical fiction picture book - perfect for the Common Core - that provides a rare glimpse into the early childhood of Albert Einstein, the world's most famous physicist. Three-year-old Albie has never said a single word. When his worried mother and father...
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Zoom in on Butterflies

Melissa Stewart · Enslow Elementary
Format: Book

Another title in the Zoom In on Insects! series, ZOOM IN ON BUTTERFLIES takes an up close look at these beautiful insects. The Zoom Bubbles offer a closer look at different butterfly body parts including the eyes, antennae, and wings. Lots of color photographs make it easy to understand...
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The Fairy Bell Sisters #4: Clara and the Magical Charms

Margaret McNamara · Balzer + Bray
Format: Paperback

Aspiring young fairies who adore Rainbow Magic and Disney Fairies will delight in the fourth magical installment in Margaret McNamara's Fairy Bell Sisters series, about Tinker Bell's little sisters.All the fairies on Sheepskerry Island look up to Clara Bell. Clara can do anything,...
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Hello Kitty's Superterrific Sleepover!

Mark Mcveigh · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Hello Kitty and her friends are going to play lots of fun games and eat yummy pizza at their sleepover party. They even have a spooky mystery to solve when a tray of cupcakes disappears!
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Elizabeth Started All the Trouble

Doreen Rappaport · Disney Hyperion
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

She couldn't go to college.She couldn't become a politician.She couldn't even vote.But Elizabeth Cady Stanton didn't let that stop her.She called on women across the nation to stand together and demand to be treated as equal to men-and that included the right to vote. It took...
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Smelly, Stinky Skunk: Teaching Adjectives

Yvonne Pearson · The Childs World Inc
Pages: 16
Format: Print book

Learn about adjectives 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.
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Rocks & Minerals

Seymour Simon · HarperCollins
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon explains to readers the different types of rocks and minerals with fascinating facts and stunning full-color photographs. Readers will learn how to identify and classify various kinds of stones, such as granite, sandstone, basalt, quartz, and crystal.This...
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DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Games Workbook

Jon Woodcock · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 40
Format: Paperback

Get kids building their own computer games in no time with DK Workbooks: Coding with Scratch: Games Workbook. Computer coding is quickly becoming a necessary and sought-after skill and many schools have incorporated it into their curriculum, beginning as early as kindergarten to ensure...
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Guitar

Kate Riggs · Creative Education; New edition
Format: Hardcover

A primary prelude to the guitar, including what the string instrument looks and sounds like, basic instructions on how to play it, and the kinds of music that feature it -- Provided by publisher.
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Fancy Nancy: Saturday Night Sleepover

Jane O'Connor · Harper
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

When Nancy's parents win an all-expenses-paid vacation, Nancy and JoJo get to sleep over at their neighbor's home, Mrs. DeVine's. But JoJo is a little nervous to sleep at someone else's house - luckily Nancy is an expert on sleepovers and can help prepare her little sister. The big night...
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Puppy Pirates #1: Stowaway!

Erin Soderberg · Random House Books for Young Readers; Dgs edition
Format: Print book

Ahoy, mateys! Set sail for fun and adventure on a pirate ship full of puppies! Wally is a pup with a nose for adventure. So when he stumbles onto a ragtag group of puppies who sail the seven seas, he knows he has to join the fun! But if pirates are supposed to be gruff and tough, this...
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Dinosaur Dig

Wendy Clemson · Ticktock ; Mankato
Format: Hardcover

Discover how dinosaur hunters use math every day; use real life data to make actual dinosaur dig calculations; practice your math skills doing fun activities; learn facts about dinosaurs. With more than 50 math questions and activities, this entertaining series reinforces the math studied...
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Moms Are the Best!

Sarah Wilson · Random House Books for Young Readers
Format: Paperback

Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants celebrates mothers everywhere in this Step 2 leveled reader that is sure to entertain boys and girls ages 4 to 6. It's perfect for Mother's Day - and year-round!
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Good Manners with Your Teachers

Rebecca Felix · Magic Wagon
Format: Book

"Learn which behaviors to use and which to avoid to show respect for your teacher. Then see how these simple lessons can be used in fun stories of etiquette in action."--
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World of Reading: Avengers Battle With Ultron: Level 2

Marvel Book Group · Marvel Press
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

The Marvel Heroes of Reading line of early readers is designed to offer reluctant readers, specifically boys, books that they will want to read by featuring characters they love. The series is broken into three levels that invoke the rigorous training courses their favorite Marvel heroes...
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