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I am Lucille Ball

Brad Meltzer · Dial Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

"We can all be heroes" is the message of this picture-book biography series from #1 New York Times Bestselling author Brad Meltzer. "Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it," Brad Meltzer realized, and so he envisioned this friendly, fun approach...
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A Day and Night in the Rain Forest

Caroline Arnold · Picture Window Books
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Award-winning author/illustrator Caroline Arnold invites readers to hunker down in the Amazon from sunrise to sunrise and experience one 24-hour cycle of animal activity in the rain forest habitat, starting and ending withcricka, cricka!a noisy toucan call. Her cut-paper illustrations and story-like...
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Born to Be Giants: How Baby Dinosaurs Grew to Rule the World

Lita Judge · Flash Point; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

TOO TINY TO BE TERRIFYING. The fascinating world of baby dinosaurs--in amazing pictures!What did a dinosaur look like sitting on its eggs? What kind of parent was a Tyrannosaurus rex? How could an Argentinosaurus, who probably hatched from an egg no bigger than 18 inches long, grow up to weigh...
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Surprise for a Princess (Step into Reading)

Peter Emslie · RH/Disney
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

It’s Princess Aurora’s birthday, and the good fairies want to prepare a surprise for her without using any magic. Young readers will enjoy the fun and mayhem that ensues in this Step 2 reader based upon the Disney classic, Sleeping Beauty.
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Your Alien

Tammi Sauer · Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

One day, you'll be looking out your window when something wonderful comes your way ... and you will want to keep him. When a little boy meets a stranded alien child, the two instantly strike up a fabulous friendship. They go to school, explore the neighborhood, and have lots of fun....
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Freddie & Gingersnap

Vincent X. Kirsch · Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

Freddie is a little dinosaur that wants more than anything to know what clouds are like. Gingersnap is a little dragon that wishes more than anything to fly. When Gingersnap in a failed first attempt at flight falls right on top of Freddie, the two glare at each other. Then they growl...
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Disney Princess Beginnings: Belle's Discovery

Rh Disney. · Disney Books For Young Re
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

An all-new chapter-book series introducing each Disney Princess as a young girl!Before Belle went to the enchanted castle and met the beast, she was a young girl, and this is her story. At age 7, Belle is happy living at home with her father. But at school she feels like an outsider. Then...
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An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures

Theresa Breslin · Floris Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Mysterious selkies, bad-tempered giants, devious fairies and even Loch Ness's most famous resident -- these are the mythical beasts of Scottish folklore. In the highly anticipated companion volume to the much-loved An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales, award-winning...
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Mine!

Susie Lee Jin · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Several competitive bunnies compete in an epic battle to claim a single carrot in this hilarious and sweet debut picture book about sharing.Mine! No, Mine! No, Mine! Yours? Wait...ours? Who does the carrot belong to? For a bunch of adorable bunnies, that question is up for an endless debate....
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A Periodical Cicada's Life

Ellen Lawrence · Bearport Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

One spring evening in a forest, a young child watches as millions of periodical cicada nymphs emerge from the ground. She decides to observe these long-lived insects and record what happens to them in a diary. Readers will follow along as the narrator sees the nymphs become adults, swarm...
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Huff and Puff Have Too Much Stuff!

Tish Rabe · HarperCollins
Format: Book

Huff pulls the train. Puff pushes the train. Together they can haul a lot. Big stuff, small stuff, they’ve got it all! But what happens when the best friends realize that they’re stuck with too much stuff? Farmer Fluff has a brilliant idea! With colorful illustrations from Gill...
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Hygiene... You Stink!

Julia Cook · Boys Town Press
Format: Print book

How do you make young children understand the importance of bathing and brushing? In this inegenious tale, young readers are sure to get the message that good hygiene will improve their health and their relationships! The story centers around a fork named Jean who hates taking baths in the sink...
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Pterodactyl

Daniel Nunn · Heinemann
Format: Book

This book takes a very simple look at pterodactyls, examining what they looked like, what they ate, how they behaved, and their special features and skills such as their wings and their ability to fly. The book also discusses how we know about pterodactyls and other dinosaurs today, showing...
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Indianapolis Colts

Tom Glave · The Childs World Inc, 2015.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Learn about the key players and big wins that have made the Indianapolis Colts one of the most popular teams in the NFL. Readers will get a glimpse into the league, the team's history, its home stadium, its fans, and the team's most memorable moments. Additional features to enhance comprehension...
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Buck's Tooth

Diane Kredensor · Aladdin
Format: Hardcover

Chuckle your way through this easy-to-read illustrated chapter book about a big-toothed beaver who learns the importance of self-acceptance.All beavers have flat tails and furry coats. Most beavers have two front teeth. And then there's Buck. Unlike the rest of his family, he has one gigantic...
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