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I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967

Lauren Tarshis
Format: Paperback

No grizzly has ever killed a human in Glacier before . . . until tonight. Eleven-year-old Melody Vega and her family come to Glacier National Park every year, and it's always been a place where she can forget her troubles. But this year is different. With Mom gone, every moment in the park...
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Ranger's early years.

John A Flanagan - Philomel Books
Format: Print book

John Flanagan, author of the bestselling Ranger's Apprentice fantasy adventure epic, delivers a second prequel to Ruins of Gorlan, the novel that started it all, with Halt and Crowley preparing for war against a near-unstoppable enemy When the former Baron Morgarath escaped to avoid punishment...
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The Boy, the Boat, and the Beast

Samantha M. Clark - Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
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...
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I Totally Funniest: A Middle School Story

James Patterson - jimmy patterson
Format: Hardcover

Jamie Grimm is back and better than ever in the third episode of James Pattersons bestselling I FUNNY series Finding himself one step closer to his dream of being the best kid comic in the world Jamie faces his biggest challenge yet After scoring big on national TV in the semifinals contest...
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9 From the Nine Worlds

RICK RIORDAN - Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

The Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard trilogy may have concluded, but we haven't heard the last of our favorite peeps from the Nine Worlds. Join Hearthstone, Blitzen, Samirah, Alex, Jack, T.J., Mallory, Halfborn, and more on a hilarious and unforgettable journey through Rick Riordan's...
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The Fourteenth Goldfish

Jennifer L. Holm - Random House
Format: Hardcover

Believe in the possible . . . with this "warm, witty, and wise" New York Times bestselling novel from three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer.Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far? Eleven-year-old Ellie has never...
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Daniel X: Lights Out

James Patterson - Little
Format: Print book

James Patterson's high-octane sci-fi adventure series comes to a white-knuckle conclusion in the final battle that Daniel X has been waiting for his entire life. In this sixth and last installment of the Daniel X series, the alien-hunting hero is finally ready to take on the biggest threat...
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Survivors: The Gathering Darkness #3: Into the Shadows

Erin Hunter - HarperCollins
Format: Hardcover

Darkness threatens the Wild Pack in this epic third book in the second Survivors series! From Erin Hunter, #1 nationally bestselling author of Warriors, Survivors is full of "wild and wonderful adventure" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) that will thrill fans of Spirit Animals...
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The Tree Book for Kids and Their Grown-Ups

Gina Ingoglia - Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Format: Hardcover

The birds, the bees, the flowers and the ... TREES! How do trees grow? Why do leaves change? What kind of tree is that? The acclaimed Brooklyn Botanic Garden's guide answers all kids' (and their parents') tree-related questions in an easy-to-understand way. It features 33 different...
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Here We Grow: The Secrets of Hair and Nails

Melissa Stewart - Marshall Cavendish Benchmark
Format:  Book : Juvenile audience : English

Provides comprehensive information on the role hair and nails play in the body science of humans and animals--Provided by the publisher.Title Here We GrowAuthor Stewart, Melissa Hamlin, Janet ILTPublisher Marshall Cavendish CorpPublication Date 20100901Number of Pages 48Binding Type LIBRARYLibrary...
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