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Washington, D.C.

Bridget Parker · Next Page
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Visit the Nation's Capital! Learn about Washington, D.C.'s history, geography, weather, people, and more in this book that's all about our nation's capital.
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What Was the First Thanksgiving?

Joan Holub · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 105
Format: Paperback

The history of the feast! After their first harvest in 1621, the Pilgrims at Plymouth shared a three-day feast with their Native American neighbors. Of course, the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag didn't know it at the time, but they were making history, celebrating what would become a national...
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Jacky Ha-Ha

James Patterson · Jimmy Patterson Books/Little
Pages: 363
Format: Print book

In his new middle grade novel that debuted at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, James Patterson introduces his hilarious new heroine, Jacky Ha-Ha, a class clown who makes people laugh with her so they can't laugh at her.With her irresistible urge to tell a joke in every situation--even...
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Shailene Woodley

Rebecca Sjonger · Crabtree Publishing Company
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Shailene Woodley
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Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures

Margot Channing · Book House
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

With its striking illustrations and mind-boggling facts, Dinosaurs And Other Prehistoric Creatures takes you straight to the very heart of the most fascinating and fearsome beasts in history. Find out why the stomach of a Brachiosaurus was full of pebbles and stones, and look inside the complex...
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Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

J. K. Rowling · Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

The Dursleys were so mean that hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a strange, impish creature named Dobby who says that if Harry Potter...
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Summer According to Humphrey

Betty G. Birney · Putnam Juvenile; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In his sixth adventure, Humphrey heads off for the great outdoors. When Humphrey hears that school is ending, he panics. School ends? What?s a classroom hamster to do if he?s not in school? But as it turns out, there?s something thrilling in store for Humphrey and Og the frog: going to Camp...
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How Quick Is Quick?: Science Projects With Time

Robert Gardner · Enslow Elementary
Format: Print book

How quickly does your hair grow? How long does it take to react to a command? Can you measure time with water? There are so many things to measure in the world around you. The concepts introduced in this book will help you perform exciting and fun experiments. Some will even give you ideas...
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Clouds

Jenny Fretland VanVoorst · Jump!
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

In Clouds, vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text introduce young readers to the formation and characteristics of clouds.
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Bad Days in Sports

Jon Marthaler · Capstone Press
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Everyone makes mistakes, but they're not often on display for the whole world to see. These blunders in sports have gone down in history and will never be forgotten.
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Geronimo Stilton Spacemice #1: Alien Escape

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

An all-new Geronimo Stilton series spin-off, set in outer space!Meet Geronimo Stiltonix:He is a spacemouse -- the Geronimo Stilton of a parallel universe! He is captain of the spaceship MouseStar 1. While flying through the cosmos he visits distant planets and meets crazy aliens. His adventures...
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United Arab Emirates

Barbara A Somervill · Children's Press
Pages: 144
Format:  Print book : Juvenile audience : English

A desert land located along the east coast of the Arabian Peninsula, the area now known as the United Arab Emirates was once occupied mainly by groups of roaming nomads. Today, it is home to sprawling modern cityscapes, with luxurious accommodations that draw tourists and businesspeople...
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Bloodfate

Beth Bracken · Stone Arch Books
Format: Print book

When Soli enters the faerie ground, she learns hard truths.
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Return to Augie Hobble

Lane Smith · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Augie Hobble lives in a fairy tale--or at least Fairy Tale Place, the down-on-its-luck amusement park managed by his father. Yet his life is turning into a nightmare: he's failed creative arts and has to take summer school, the girl he has a crush on won't acknowledge him, and Hogg...
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Freedom of Religion

Stephanie Hoover · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

The freedom to practice religion without government interference predates the founding of the United States. The Puritans and other religions came to the New World partly so they could openly worship without persecution. While persecution certainly still existed, this idea became a big part...
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