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The Medusa Plot

Gordon Korman · Scholastic Inc.; Gmc Har/Cr edition
Format: Hardcover

Are you ready to save the world? The bestselling series returns with an adventure spanning 6 explosive books, 2 secret-filled card packs, and a website that places readers right in the action.Thirteen-year-old Dan Cahill and his older sister, Amy, thought they belonged to the worlds most...
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The Nine Lives of Jacob Tibbs

Cylin Busby · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 263
Format: Print book

For fans of Katherine Applegate's The One and Only Ivan comes the swashbuckling story of a little cat's adventures on the high seas Captain Natick does not want to take a kitten on board his ship when it sets sail in 1837, but his daughter convinces him that the scrawny yellow...
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Fault Lines

John Perritano · Saddleback Educational Publishing
Pages: 51
Format: Print book

Engage your most struggling readers in grades 3-6 with Red Rhino Nonfiction! This new series features high-interest topics in every content area. Visually appealing full-color photographs and illustrations, fun facts, and short chapters keep emerging readers focused. Written at a 1.5-1.9...
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The Building of the Hoover Dam

Arnold Ringstad · The Child's World
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the building of the Hoover Dam. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research....
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Ghost of a Chance

Susan Maupin Schmid · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 302
Format: Hardcover

Fans of the Land of Stories and the Descendants series are sure to find the lighthearted fantasy adventure of 100 Dresses a perfect fit! Inside an enchanted castle, there's a closet - a closet with one hundred magical dresses that only Darling Dimple can wear. Each one disguises her as somebody...
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Firelight

Kazu Kibuishi · Graphix
Pages: 197
Format: Print book

Emily, Trellis, and Vigo visit Algos Island, where they can access and enter lost memories. They're hoping to uncover the events of Trellis's mysterious childhood -- knowledge they can use against the Elf King. What they discover is a dark secret that changes everything. Meanwhile, the Voice...
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Pacific Ocean

Emily Rose Oachs · Bellwether Media
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to the Pacific Ocean. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--
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I Survived #6: I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001

Lauren Tarshis · Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

On the day that shocks the world, one boy just wants to find his family. A powerful addition to the gripping I SURVIVED series.The only thing Lucas loves more than football is his Uncle Benny, his dad's best friend at the fire department where they both work. Benny taught Lucas everything...
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Thea Stilton and the Tropical Treasure: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure

Thea Stilton
Pages: 176

While the Thea Sisters are on a tropical vacation in the Bahamas, they stumble upon an old pirate map! It's related to a local legend. Could it lead to treasure?! The five mice venture onto the sparkling Caribbean Sea to follow the map... but someone else is trying to find the treasure...
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365 Bible Answers for Curious Kids: An If I Could Ask God Anything Devotional

Kathryn Slattery · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

How do I know the Bible is true? What does it mean when the Bible talks about the kingdom of God? How can God be three persons at the same time? Help the kids in your life find answers to the questions they ask and deepen their faith along the way with 365 Bible Answers for Curious Kids,...
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Whatever After Books 1-3

Sarah Mlynowski · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 528
Format: Print book

A magical collection of the New York Times bestselling series!
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Heads & Tails

Carli Davidson · Chronicle Books
Pages: 20
Format: Print book

From wet noses to fuzzy paws, babies and toddlers will love learning the parts of the body from the adorable dogs and puppies in Heads & Tails. With lively images from the lens of expert animal photographer Carli Davidson, this sturdy book is perfect for the very youngest readers - and fun for the whole...
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Plants vs. Zombies: Bully For You

Paul Tobin · Dark Horse Books
Pages: 92
Format: Hardcover

Young adventurers Patrice and Nate have followed neighborhood defender Crazy Dave throughout time--but are they ready to investigate a school campus to keep the streets safe from zombies? In Plants vs. Zombies: Bully For You, they'll be visiting a very strange college in an attempt to take...
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Ice Rink Rookie

Jake Maddox · Stone Arch Books
Format: Hardcover(Library Binding)

Pilar Ramirez loves ice-skating, and she's never let the fact she was born without part of her right foot hold her back. So she's decided to join the hockey team. But being a rookie isn't easy, and what's worse, a fellow player accuses Pilar's newbie mistakes of hurting...
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The Ugly Truth

Jeff Kinney · Amulet Books

The massively funny fifth book in the bestselling and award-winning Diary of a Wimpy Kid series - now in paperback. Greg Heffley has always been in a hurry to grow up. But is getting older really all it's cracked up to be? Suddenly Greg is dealing with the pressures of boy-girl parties,...
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