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A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars

Seth Fishman · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"This picture book is one in a gazillion." - Jane O'Connor, the New York Times-bestselling author of the Fancy Nancy seriesDid you know that the earth is covered in three trillion trees? And that seven billion people weigh about the same as ten quadrillion ants? Our world...
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The Crystal Caverns: A Branches Book

Katrina Charman · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 96
Format: Library Binding

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. Branches...
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Charlie Numbers and the Man in the Moon

Ben Mezrich · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Charlie is recruited to use his mathematical prowess to discover what happened to a box of stolen moon rocks in this follow up to Bringing Down the Mouse.Charlie Lewis is really good at math. So good, that he's approached by a mysterious woman who needs his help. The woman is carrying an incredible...
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The Secret of Nightingale Wood

LUCY STRANGE · Chicken House
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

1919. Mama is ill. Father has taken a job abroad. Nanny Jane is too busy to pay any attention to Henrietta and the things she sees -- or thinks she sees -- in the shadows of their new home, Hope House.All alone, with only stories for company, Henry discovers that Hope House is full of strange...
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Tamba Hali

David Seigerman · Aladdin
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Long before he was sacking quarterbacks, Tamba Hali was facing bigger challenges. Learn about his life in this second book in a brand-new nonfiction series about the childhoods of your favorite athletes.Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali's story seems almost unbelievable. He and his seven...
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The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian's Art Changed Science

Joyce Sidman · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Bugs, of all kinds, were considered to be "born of mud" and to be "beasts of the devil." Why would anyone, let alone a girl, want to study and observe them? One of the first naturalists to observe live insects directly, Maria Sibylla Merian was also one of the first...
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Chewie and the Porgs

KEVIN SHINICK · Disney Lucasfilm Press
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

From Emmy award-winning writer Kevin Shinick comes a lovable tale of Chewbacca the Wookiee and the pesky porgs of Ahch-To Island. Featuring adorable illustrations by artist Fiona Hsieh.
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My Brigadista Year

KATHERINE PATERSON · Candlewick
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

In an engrossing historical novel, the Newbery Medal-winning author of Bridge to Terabithia follows a young Cuban teenager as she volunteers for Fidel Castro's national literacy campaign and travels into the impoverished countryside to teach others how to read.When thirteen-year-old...
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How to Be a Ninja

CHRIS CONTI · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

I am Master Splinter. For many years now, I have been sensei to the greatest team of warriors I have ever known: the Ninja Turtles. Being their teacher in these ancient skills -- and guiding them as they have come of age -- has been the greatest honor of my life. If my great students, the Ninja...
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From Hot Lava to a Spy Rocket: A Journey Through Transportation

TOM JACKSON · QED PUB INC
Pages: 80
Format: Print book

Follow The Link takes the reader on a journey through a network of knowledge. The route they take highlights how the inspiration behind new ideas is often surprising, always unpredictable and sometimes rather bizarre.Step inside the network of time to see how lightning led to communication...
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The Wizards of Once

Cressida Cowell · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 373
Format: Hardcover

The instant New York Times and International Bestseller! In the first book of a new series by the bestselling author of How to Train Your Dragon, the warring worlds of Wizards and Warriors collide in a thrilling and enchanting adventure. Once there were Wizards, who were Magic, and Warriors,...
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Life on Surtsey: Iceland's Upstart Island

Loree Griffin Burns · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

On November 14, 1963, a volcano fifteen miles off the shore of Iceland exploded under the sea, resulting in a brand-new island. Scientists immediately recognized Surtsey for what it was: an opportunity to observe the way life takes hold. Loree Griffin Burns follows entomologist Erling...
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