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Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World

Rachel Ignotofsky · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 127
Format: Hardcover

It's a scientific fact: Women rock! A charmingly illustrated and educational book, New York Times best seller Women in Science highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from the ancient to the modern...
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Lions & Liars

KATE BEASLEY · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Frederick Frederickson has a food-chain theory about life. There are lions, like the school bully. Gazelles, like the bullied kids. There are meerkats, and the fleas that live on the butts of meerkats. Frederick's a flea.Fifth grade is off to a terrible start when Frederick is sent to a disciplinary...
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The Cardboard Kingdom

Chad Sell · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier, Awkward, and All's Faire in Middle School, this graphic novel follows a neighborhood of kids who transform ordinary cardboard into fantastical homemade costumes as they explore conflicts with friends, family, and their own identity."A breath of fresh...
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My Weirdest School #11: Mr. Will Needs to Chill!

DAN GUTMAN · HarperCollins
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

With more than 12 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!In this eleventh book in the My Weirdest School series, local ice-cream man Mr. Will is bringing delicious treats to Ella Mentry School! But Dr. Carbles has banned desserts forever and will stop at nothing...
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Hug a Tree, Geronimo

GERONIMO STILTON · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Geronimo decides to buy his aunt's old farm where he used to spend the holidays. It's filled with memories from his childhood! There is a large oak tree in the yard that holds legendary secrets to unlock.
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Fuzzy's Great Escape (Class Pets #1)

Bruce Hale · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 192
Format: Book

Fuzzy is the ambitious and unfortunately named guinea pig of class 5B. He has big plans for this year -- namely, to be president of the Class Pets Club. Then the cutest, most charming new bunny shows up and spins Fuzzy's plan like a hamster wheel. There's only one way to topple...
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Survivors: The Gathering Darkness #5: The Exile's Journey

ERIN HUNTER · HarperCollins
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

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The Boy, the Boat, and the Beast

Samantha M. Clark · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

The Graveyard Book meets Hatchet in this eerie novel about a boy who is stranded on a mysterious beach, from debut author Samantha M. Clark.A boy washes up on a mysterious, seemingly uninhabited beach. Who is he? How did he get there? The boy can't remember. When he sees a light shining...
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The Jamie Drake Equation

Christopher Edge · Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

From the author of The Many Worlds of Albie Bright comes another cutting-edge cosmic space adventure for anyone who's ever looked up at the stars and wondered about the universe. An exploration of the constellations, an appreciation of the courage of astronauts, and a loving father-son...
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The Uncommoners #1: The Crooked Sixpence

Jennifer Bell · Crown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 309
Format: Hardcover

Anyone with a Hogwarts-shaped hole in their lives can't miss this fantasy series opener. Dive into a secret underground city below London where ordinary objects are capable of extraordinary magic! "Part Tim Burton, part J.K. Rowling! A terrific debut." - Soman Chainani, New York...
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People of Peace: Meet 40 amazing activists

SANDRINE MIRZA · Wide Eyed Editions
Pages: 88
Format: Hardcover

Dreamers, leaders, fighters for our rights... meet 40 amazing activists for peace! From Martin Luther King's dream to Gandhi's protest to Nelson Mandela's struggle, discover how each of these people dedicated their lives to making the world a better place in their own unique, and peaceful,...
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Thrilling Thieves: Thrilling Thieves: Liars, Cheats, and Cons Who Changed History

Brianna Dumont · Sky Pony Press
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Caution: don't look for the good guys in here. What do Mother Theresa, Honest Abe, and Mahatma Gandhi have in common? They're all too good for this book, that's what. Sure, you'll find some familiar faces like Queen Elizabeth I and Thomas Edison in here, but you'll learn that behind their...
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The Button War: A Tale of the Great War

AVI. · Candlewick
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Renowned, award-winning author Avi pens a stark, unflinching tale of ordinary boys living in wartime as tensions - and desperations - mount among them.Twelve-year-old Patryk knows little of the world beyond his tiny Polish village; the Russians have occupied the land for as long as anyone...
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The Lost Continent

Tui T. Sutherland · Scholastic Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

For centuries there have been rumors of another continent on the dragons' planet -- another land far across the ocean, populated by tribes of dragons very different from those we know. But there's never been any evidence, and most dragons dismissed the rumors as fairy tales.Until now.Because...
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Mason Jar Science: 40 Slimy, Squishy, Super-Cool Experiments; Capture Big Discoveries in a Jar, from the Magic of Chemistry and Physics to the Amazing Worlds of Earth Science and Biology

Jonathan Adolph · Storey Publishing, LLC
Pages: 136
Format: Hardcover

Heatproof, transparent, and durable, the mason jar is a science lab just waiting to be discovered. Unlock its potential with 40 dynamic experiments for budding scientists ages 8 and up. Using just a jar and a few ordinary household items, children learn to create miniature clouds, tiny...
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