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Basketball

Julie Murray · Abdo Kids Junior
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Kids love reading about and playing basketball! This simple title will introduce young readers to the basic rules of the game and what gear is needed to play. Diagrams of the court or field and photos of both professional and kid athletes make these titles extra fun.Aligned to Common Core...
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I Can Make Remarkable Robots

Kristina Holzweiss · Children's Press
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Easy-to-follow instructions help kids discover how to make a drawbot, a robotic hand, and a robotic arm. Readers will also learn about vibration, opposable thumbs, and tensionand meet some robotics pioneers.
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Move On Up That Beanstalk, Jack!: The Fairy-Tale Physics of Forces and Motion

Thomas Kingsley Troupe · Picture Window Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

When times are tough, you pull yourself up and push yourself to the top ... of a beanstalk ... where you might get schooled in the science of forces and motion by a STEM-loving giant named Dennis. At least that's what happens to Jack in this delicious twist on a classic fairy tale.
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All about Allergies

Francesca Rn Potts · Super Sandcastle
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

The human body is amazing. But sometimes it gets sick or hurt. In All About Allergies, kids delve inside the body to learn all about the causes, symptoms, and treatments of allergies. Readers will explore fascinating topics, from common allergens to severe allergic reactions, in this engaging...
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That's Not Hockey!

Andree Poulin · Annick Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The legendary goalie who revolutionized the game of hockey. Young Jacques Plante's way of playing hockey may look different from everyone else's. Instead of a puck, he uses a tennis ball, and his shin pads are made out of potato sacks and wooden slats. But that's not going to stop him....
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A Whale in the Bathtub

Kylie Westaway · Clarion Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Praise for A Whale in the Bathtub: "This exuberantly illustrated tale is perfect for pre-scrub reading." - Weekend Australia "Superb storytelling and lively illustrations combine perfectly to make a great read." - Parents in Touch (UK) Bruno! It's bath time!...
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The Witch's Curse

Jordan Quinn · Little Simon
Format: Hardcover

It’s up to Lucas and Clara to reverse a curse on the kingdom in this fourth chapter book in the fantastical Kingdom of Wrenly series.Someone has cursed the Kingdom of Wrenly, making it rain nonstop for six whole days! The fields are in danger of flooding, which will ruin all the crops....
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Jane Goodall

REBECCA FELIX · SUPER SANDCASTLE
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

All animals deserve safety. But sometimes they are mistreated and misunderstood. In this Jane Goodall book, kids will follow her on her journey to become a primate expert. From living in the Gombe Stream National Park to starting a nature Institute and programs, Goodall studies chimpanzees...
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Shape

Henry Pluckrose · Childrens Pr
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Squares, triangles, circles Shapes are all around us. In this book, real-world examples and corresponding photos make this math concept easy for the youngest readers to grasp.
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Exciting Engineering Activities

Angie Smibert · Capstone Press
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Educational, easy-to-do activities will teach young readers more about engineering. Using simple, easy to find materials, these activities will help readers better undestand electrical engineering, structural engineering, environmental engineering, and more!
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DK Readers L3: Star Wars: Rebel Heroes

Shari Last · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

DK Readers L3: Star Wars™: Rebel Heroes combines DK's four-level reading scheme with the record-breaking Star Wars movies, helping kids learn how to read - and learn to love reading. Young readers will learn about the most daring rebels and members of the Resistance in the Star Wars...
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Ultimate

Darice Bailer · Childs World Inc
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

A very simple introduction to the sport of ultimate (sometimes called ultimate frisbee) , the basic rules, the equipment used, and how it is played. Additional features to aid comprehension include fun facts, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index,...
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National Geographic Kids Chapters: The Whale Who Won Hearts: And More True Stories of Adventures with Animals

Brian Skerry · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Book

National Geographic Kids Chapters picks up where the best-selling National Geographic Readers series leaves off. This new series offers young animal lovers who are ready for short chapters lively, full-color true stories just right to carry in a backpack, share with friends, and read under...
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Merry Christmas, Squirrels!

Nancy Rose · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"When Cousin Squirrel invites Mr. Peanuts to spend the holidays together, they are both in for a whirlwind of winter fun. Features photographs of wild squirrels in handcrafted homemade miniature settings"--
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