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That Is My Dream!: A picture book of Langston Hughes's "Dream Variation"

Langston Hughes · Schwartz & Wade
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"Dream Variation," one of Langston Hughes's most celebrated poems, about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice, is now a picture book stunningly illustrated by Daniel Miyares, the acclaimed creator of Float. To fling my arms wide In some place of the sun,...
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#2: Scarlet's Big Break

Melody Reed · little bee books
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

In book 2 of the Major Eights series, Scarlet goes solo and risks alienating her bandmates.After their Battle of the Bands competition, the girls are famous! Everyone knows who they are now--even strangers recognize them! But the attention starts to go to Scarlet's head, and she decides...
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Doozers Have Green Thumbs

Cordelia Evans · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Doozers love radishes - and find a new way to grow them - in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read based on a popular episode of Jim Henson's Doozers.The Pod Squad needs to find a place to grow radishes. Plants need soil, water, and sunshine to grow, but the Doozers have trouble finding the perfect...
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Cookies with Clara Barton

Kyla Steinkraus · Rourke Educational Media
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Fiona and Finley bake up a storm in their parent's Sweet Shop, but nothing's sweeter than the magic that happens when their parrot, Tick Tock, squawks: Look at the time That means a special customer has arrived, and a new adventure is set to begin. Each title features a notbale...
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Slugs

John Willis · Let's Read
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

The Fascinating Insects series examines a wide range of insects, from butterflies to crickets. Readers will learn exciting facts about each insect, including its body features, where it lives, what it eats, and its role in nature. Vibrant photos and easy-to-read text will engage beginning...
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Baseball Jokes

Pam Rosenberg; Bob Ostrom · The Childs World
Format:  Book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats

From School Library Journal Gr 3-5 - Q: What's better than a third grader who knows a new joke? A: A third grader who knows 560 new jokes. This series contains eight books, each of which has 23 pages of jokes, with one to six jokes per page. That's a lot of jokes, including...
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Heidi Heckelbeck Has a New Best Friend

Wanda Coven · Little Simon
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Heidi has a new best friend in the twenty-second Heidi Heckelbeck adventure!A new family moves in next door and Heidi is excited to meet them. They have a daughter Heidi's age! Her name is Bryce Beltran, and she's Heidi's super nice, super talkative new neighbor. After spending...
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I Can Make Slippery Slime

Cody Crane · Childrens Pr
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

"Shows the reader how to make slippery slime."--
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Bear Wants More

Karma Wilson · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Format: Hardcover

When springtime comes in his warm winter den a bear wakes up very hungry and thin Bear finds some roots to eat but thats not enough He wants more With his friends help he finds some berries clover and fish to eat but thats not enough Bear wants more How Bears friends help him to finally...
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In Andal's House

Gloria Whelan · Sleeping Bear Press
Format: Hardcover

As a young boy in Gujarat, India, Kumar sometimes feels like he lives in two worlds. First there is the old world where people and their choices are determined by prejudice and bigotry. But then there is the second, modern world: in this world Kumar can be friends with whomever he chooses...
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Ready, Set, Build!

Meg Fleming · little bee books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Grab your hard hat and get ready for a day of construction fun with a busy builder and his friend!Grab your hard hat, tie your boots. Pack your lunch. Ready? Scoot! Sketch a dream. Post a chart. Hatch the plan before you start. Get ready for a day full of construction fun! Children...
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The Boy and the Blue Moon

SARA O'LEARY · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

On the night of a blue moon, a boy and his cat set out for a walk and find themselves on a magical adventure. Together they travel through fields of flowers, forests of towering trees, and lakes of deep dark blue. Flying through starry blue skies, they reach the blue moon. But the blue...
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The Magic Hat

Mem Fox · Sandpiper
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

One fine day, from out of town--and without any warning at all--a magic hat appears in the sky. It tumbles and bounces through the air and makes magic wherever it lands. Everyone is delighted as, one by one, the townspeople are transformed into giant playful animals. And then a wizard arrives....
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Me, Myselfie & I: A Cautionary Tale

Jamie Lee Curtis · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Mom is old-fashioned. She likes things hand sewn.To make her more modern, we bought a smartphone. . . .For Mom's birthday, her kids are excited to teach her how to take selfies with her new smartphone. At first, it's lots of fun for the whole family. Soon, driven to take the perfect selfie,...
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Hello, Monster!

Cl√©mentine Beauvais · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 28
Format: Hardcover

A whimsical story about childhood imagination and the freedom to be oneself. Parents always tell their children to go play with other children on the playground. When the mother in Hello, Monster! tells her son to join another boy in the sandbox while he is happily playing by himself, he rebels....
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