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Francine Poulet Meets the Ghost Raccoon: Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Two

Kate DiCamillo · Candlewick Press
Pages: 91
Format: Print book

Deckawoo Drive's intrepid animal control officer meets her match - or does she? A funny, heartfelt, and fast-paced romp from Kate DiCamillo.Francine Poulet is the greatest animal control officer in Gizzford County. She hails from a long line of animal control officers. She's battled snakes,...
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World of Reading Star Wars Rescue from Jabba's Palace: Level 2

Disney Book Group · Disney Lucasfilm Pr
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Luke goes head-to-head with the evil Jabba the Hutt! This fully-illustrated level 2 reader retells the classic scenes from Return of the Jedi where Luke visits Jabba's Palace and fights to rescue his friends.
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A Ghost on the Track

Richard Courtney · Random House
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

A Step 2 leveled reader full of Thomas Halloween fun!It's Halloween on the Island of Sodor! Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 who love trains will thrill to this Thomas & Friends Step 2 Step into Reading adventure, featuring a shiny foil cover and a card game!From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Charlie & Mouse

Laurel Snyder · Chronicle Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Four hilarious stories, two inventive brothers, one irresistible book! Join Charlie and Mouse as they talk to lumps, take the neighborhood to a party, sell some rocks, and invent the bedtime banana. With imagination and humor, Laurel Snyder and Emily Hughes paint a lively picture of brotherhood...
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Olivia the Spy

Ian Falconer · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Everyone's favorite pig is about to have a birthday ... but will her penchant for eavesdropping lead to more than presents?Olivia's birthday is days away. Plans must be made. Who makes plans? Moms! Who simply must know the plans? Olivia, who is NOT above eavesdropping. But when she not-so-accidentally-but-kinda...
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DK Readers: Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! (Level 2: Beginning to Read Alone)

Jennifer Dussling · DK CHILDREN
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This Level 2 book is appropriate for children who are beginning to read alone. Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this series of 48-page books slightly more challenging: Level 2 is appropriate for children who have started to read but still need help. Information boxes...
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That's Good! That's Bad! on Santa's Journey

Margery Cuyler · Square Fish/Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

On Christmas Eve, Santa sets off to deliver presents to a little boy. But between a snowstorm, an icy roof, and a dusty chimney, things don't go as expected. Get ready to laugh out loud as Mr. Claus trips on a cat, bumps his head on a table, and rips his pants. There's never a dull...
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Batman Character Encyclopedia

Matthew K Manning · Dk Publishing, 2016.
Pages: 207
Format: Print book

From Robin to the Joker, Batman Character Encyclopedia is your guide into over 75 years of the Dark Knight's friends and foes. This compact, informative guide takes you through over 200 heroes and villains of Gotham City as well as tons of facts and information on the Caped Crusader himself....
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Curious George Boxcar Derby

C A Krones · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

When George hears about the annual boxcar derby, there's no way he's going to miss out. George enlists the help of his friend Allie to build the winning boxcar. But the race is starting in just a few hours, and even with the help of Bill's instruction manual, building a car takes...
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Slugs

Megan Borgert-Spaniol · Bellwether Media
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Did you know most slugs have eyes on the tips of their tentacles? These slimy, no-shell creatures like to eat plants and live in damp environments. Trails of slime indicate that slugs have creepy-crawled through the area! Learn more about the fascinating life of slugs in this title for young...
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Pete the Cat's Got Class

James Dean · Harper
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean brings us a new story about the classiest cat around - Pete! This time Pete teaches us how to add and subtract our way to loving math in Pete the Cat's Got Class - which comes complete with a poster, stickers, and a set of 20 punch-out...
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Disney Kingdoms: The Haunted Mansion #3

Joshua Williamson · Spotlight
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

After chasing Danny through the mansion, the Captain makes Madame Leota confess a secret about Danny's grandpa. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Spotlight is a division of ABDO. This item is Non-Returnable.
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First Grade Dropout

Audrey Vernick · Clarion Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The first grade narrator of this book has been lots of things: Hungry. Four years old. Crazy bored. Soaking wet. Pretty regular kid . . . until he makes a mistake so big that he's sure he will never be able to go back to Lakeview Elementary School. All readers, even those not in first...
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Little Frog and the Scary Autumn Thing

Jane Yolen · Cornell Lab Pub Group
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

It's Little Frog's first autumn, and she doesn't like it one bit. It is not the green world she loves so much, but something scarier and ominous, filled with red and gold and yellow. And noise! WHIRRRRR. CHIRRRR. BAROOOOOOM. But encouraged by her Mama, who reminds her that "Most...
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A Letter to My Teacher

Deborah Hopkinson · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This funny, touching picture book -the perfect gift for a child to give to his/her own teacher- celebrates the difference a good teacher can make. Written as a thank-you note to a special teacher from the student who never forgot her, this moving story makes a great read-aloud and a perfect...
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