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A Kooky Easter Surprise (Shopkins)

Meredith Rusu · Scholastic
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

It's Easter in Shopville, which means it's time for the Great Chocolate Hunt! Cheeky Chocolate must hide somewhere in Small Mart, and whoever finds her gets a special Easter prize. Cheeky has a plan to make sure she gets the prize for herself--but what happens when another Shopkin(TM)...
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This Is MY Fort!

Drew Daywalt · Orchard Books
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

Meet Monkey and Cake.Cake has lots of questions. Monkey has lots of answers.They are silly. They are curious.Sometimes they fight. But Monkey and Cake are always best friends. When Cake decides to build an exclusive fort, Monkey feels left out. But before long, Cake discovers that being...
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Door

Chi-hyo?n Yi · Chronicle Books
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

What's on the other side of the door? There's only one way to find out: You'll have to go through it.JiHyeon Lee's debut book, Pool, was lauded as a wordless masterpiece. Here she takes readers on another journey into an unexpected world. Delicate drawings transform from grays to vivid...
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Hooray for Librarians!

Tessa Kenan · Lerner Publishing Group
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Do you like to visit the library? Librarians have the important job of keeping the library's materials in order and helping people find what they are looking for. Discover more about the importance of librarians and how they help your community, with carefully leveled text and vivid...
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Just Like Me?

Vickie Saxon · Lerner Pub Group
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Olaf is dismayed to discover his brothers don't like warm hugs like he does. Anna and Elsa comfort him by explaining how they too are different. Tag along with Olaf and the rest of the cast of Disney's Frozen to learn how differences are valuable and can make families fun!
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Crinkle, Crackle, Crack: It's Spring!

Marion Dane Bauer · Holiday House
Pages: 1
Format: Hardcover

Rap, bap, tap. Late one winter night, a boy wakes to strange noises. There's a bear in his yard! The bear leads him to a forest, where the snow has grown muddy and the trees have sprouted buds. The frost is melting - crinkle, crackle, CRACK. As they move deeper into the forest, the sounds...
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Search for the Lightning Dragon: A Branches Book

Tracey West · Branches/Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Pick a book. Grow a Reader!This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina....
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Spidey 9: To Catch a Spider!

ROBBIE THOMPSON · Spotlight
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

With Aunt May's birthday around the corner, Peter's chances of making some money taking photos of Spidey for the Daily Bugle seem slim until he finds out Kraven the Hunter has his target set on his most formidable foe, Peter Parker! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated...
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The Squirrel Manifesto

Ric Edelman · Aladdin
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

From acclaimed and award-winning financial adviser Ric Edelman comes a modern-day fable in the spirit of The Ant and the Grasshopper that teaches kids - and their parents - the value of spending money, saving for the future, and giving to charity.Financial habits form early. Children learn...
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Blue Jays

Lisa J Amstutz · Keystone Press, 2016.
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Who s that singing in the backyard? It s a blue jay! Find out where blue jays live, what they eat, and how to identify the birds and their eggs."
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Great, Now We've Got Barbarians!

Jason Carter Eaton · Candlewick Press
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

An untidy kid sets off a pest invasion like no other in this boisterously fun picture book about the perils of messy habits.Playing and having fun is a kid's job, right? Cleaning up is a parent's job, right? Why do grown-ups make such a fuss about tidiness and cleanliness, anyway? What's...
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Grace Hopper: Queen of Computer Code

Laurie Wallmark · Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

"If you've got a good idea, and you know it's going to work, go ahead and do it."The inspiring story of Grace Hopper - the boundary-breaking woman who revolutionized computer science - is told told in an engaging picture book biography. Who was Grace Hopper? A software tester,...
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The Pope's Cat

Jon M Sweeney · Paraclete Press (MA)
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

This is the story of a stray born on the Via della Conciliazione in Rome, how she's adopted by the Pope, and then "rules" the Vatican from museum to floorboard First in a new series. No one has a closer view of what's happening in the world's tiniest nation, Vatican...
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Remembering Vera

PATRICIA POLACCO · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From beloved author Patricia Polacco comes the heartwarming and true story of Vera, an amazing dog who was found as a stray by the US Coast Guard, moved into the San Francisco Bay base, and became a hero and friend.In 1962 a stray dog was found under a pile of boxes in a Coast Guard warehouse...
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Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years

Stacy McAnulty · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"Hi, I'm Earth! But you can call me Planet Awesome." Prepare to learn all about Earth from the point-of-view of Earth herself! In this funny yet informative book, filled to the brim with kid-friendly facts, readers will discover key moments in Earth's life, from her childhood...
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