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Pumpkin Spice

Jenny Meyerhoff · Aladdin
Format: Print book

Anna and her community gardening friends are excited for the Windy City Pumpkin Fest but then their prize pumpkin disappears in the second book in the Friendship Garden series.Autumn has arrived at the Friendship Garden! That means: 1. Pumpkins for carving 2. Sweet potatoes for eating 3. Piles...
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Google

Sara Green · Bellwether Media
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

"Engaging images accompany information about Google Inc. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--
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Warriors Super Edition: Tigerheart's Shadow

ERIN HUNTER · HarperCollins
Pages: 528
Format: Hardcover

An epic stand-alone adventure in Erin Hunter's #1 nationally bestselling Warriors series! Also includes an exclusive ten-page Warriors manga adventure!In this super edition, set during the events of A Vision of Shadows, one of ShadowClan's most loyal warriors must go on a perilous...
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Redeemed

Margaret Peterson Haddix · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

Jonah was able to save all of time from collapsing but in doing so gained a twin brother, Jordan, who must learn what has happened and do his own part to save time--and his parents.
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Black Bears

Joyce Jeffries · PowerKids Press
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Black bears are the most common bears found in North America. Readers learn fun facts about these familiar bears through accessible main text, a detailed graphic organizer, and eye-catching fact boxes. These facts are presented alongside full-color photographs of black bears in their natural...
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Eyewitness to the Dropping of the Atomic Bombs

Jill Roesler · The Childs World Inc
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Through narrative nonfiction, tells about the dropping of atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki through the perspectives of American and Japanese leaders, scientists, U.S. Army officials, and Japanese citizens.
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China

Anita Ganeri · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

China is a land of cultural treasures. The Forbidden City, the Great Wall, and the Terracotta Army are all found within its borders. Its a country of amazing natural resources, including the mighty river called the Yangtze. Its also a nation of busy cities, delectable foods, and diverse...
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Zack Files 30: It's Itchcraft!: SuperSpecial

Dan Greenburg · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 118
Format: Paperback

Zack is nervous about the fifth-grade Halloween dance. He doesn't know how to dance and he doesn't have a date! When Zack meets Prudence, a beautiful girl who speaks with a funny accent and dresses in old-fashioned clothing, he's smitten. He thinks he's found the perfect...
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Iris the Colorful

Joan Holub · Aladdin
Pages: 254
Format: Paperback

Iris has a rainbow of colorful experiences, from visiting the Underworld to conversing with her crush in this Goddess Girls adventure.Iris is the most colorful goddess girl at Mount Olympus Academy. In fact, her hair and delicate wings can change color according to her mood! When Principal...
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Look, a Jellyfish!

Tessa Kenan · Lerner Publications
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about jellyfish. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.
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The Case of the Secret Tunnel

Holly Webb · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Mr. Fred Grange claims to work as a clerk for a biscuit company, but he's out and about on the London streets at odd hours, and girl detective Maisie Hitchins soon discovers something very precious hidden in his rooms. Maisie is determined to unmask him as a thief, but the truth is far more...
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The Baltimore Ravens Story

Allan Morey · Bellwether Media
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

The Baltimore Ravens are a young team, but they have a lot of heart! Standing strong and blocking opponents, their defensive linesmen are known as top-notch athletes in the league. Ravens fans, called the flock, cheer them on. This title will show what dedication and teamwork mean to the Baltimore...
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Human Rights

TIM COOKE · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

Throughout recorded history there have been reports of individuals or groups of people being treated unequally or unfairly for various reasons like the color of their skin or the people they love. Rights in the ancient world were much different than modern human rights. People were sometimes...
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Spirit Animals: Book 7

Marie Lu · Scholastic
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Everything comes to a head in this seventh book in the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling series. The world of Erdas will be changed forever.Confidential until April 2015!
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