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What Miss Mitchell Saw

Hayley Barrett · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Discover the amazing true story of Maria Mitchell, America's first professional female astronomer.

Every evening, from the time she was a child, Maria Mitchell stood on her rooftop with her telescope and swept the sky. And then one night she saw something unusual - a comet no one had ever...
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A Werewolf Named Oliver James

NICHOLAS JOHN FRITH · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

On his way home one moonlit night, a strange thing happens to Oliver James -- he unexpectedly turns into a werewolf! He can't believe it, it's so . . . AMAZING.Suddenly, he can run super-fast, leap super-high, and lift trucks with his super-strength! But even werewolves need to be home...
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National Geographic Kids Readers: Ancient Egypt

STEPHANIE WARREN DRIMMER · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 48
Format: Paperback

Dig into the amazing past of ancient Egypt in this new Level 3 Reader from National Geographic Kids.From pyramids and mummies to pharaohs and gods, kids will learn all about the history and culture of this fascinating land. Level 3 text provides accessible yet wide-ranging information for fluent...
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Phonics From A to Z, 3rd Edition: A Practical Guide

Wiley Blevins · Teaching Resources
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

In this new edition of his best-selling classic, Wiley Blevins outlines the most recent brain research, 7 key characteristics of strong phonics instruction, and powerful instructional routines for accelerating student learning. Also includes special sections on meeting the needs of struggling...
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The Berenstain Bears 5-Minute Inspirational Stories: Read-Along Classics

Stan and Jan Berenstain w/ Mike Berenstain · Zonderkidz
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

The Berenstain Bears 5-Minute Read-Along Stories is the perfect companion for young readers at bedtime or anytime. With classic stories from the Berenstain Bears Living Lights series, join the Bear family and all their friends in Bear Country as they learn how to be good friends, how to play...
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Babar on Paradise Island

Laurent de Brunhoff · Harry N. Abrams
Format: Hardcover

This newest book in the beloved series is sure to delight longtime fans as well as new readers. Babar and his family are enjoying a relaxing ocean cruise when a sudden, violent storm whisks them far away from Celesteville. Shipwrecked on a desert island, they meet fabulous creatures as they...
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The Philippines

Bitsy Kemper · Child's World
Format: Hardcover

Highlights the geography, government, cities, currency, people, customs, and culture that make Philippines unique in an increasingly globalized world.
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Tidy

Emily Gravett · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Pete the badger learns that being tidy isn't always the best thing in this save-the-environment picture book from award-winning author and illustrator Emily Gravett.

Pete the badger likes everything to be neat and tidy at all times, but what starts as the collecting of one fallen...
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Keeping Chickens: A Kid's Guide to Everything You Need to Know about Breeds, Coops, Behavior, Eggs, and More!

Mindie Dittemore · Sky Pony
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

The best homesteading tips to raise happy, healthy chickens! Whether you have chickens already or are just thinking of starting your own flock, this book is packed full of valuable information that will help you raise and maintain a happy, healthy flock. Not only will you learn the basics...
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Pass the Ball, Mo!

DAVID A ADLER · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The third installment in this adorable Level 2 Geisel Award-winning series from a classroom favorite!

Mo's latest obsession is basketball. He's determined to learn how to pass, but as the shortest member of the team, he can't seem to launch the ball high enough. Can Mo learn to pass...
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5-Minute Puppy Dog Pals Stories

Disney Book Group · Disney Press
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px 'Helvetica Neue'; color: #454545}Join Bingo and Rolly on gift-getting missions, space-based missions, next-doggy-door neighbor missions, and so much more! Each story in this collection is ideal for reading aloud in just five minutes-making...
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Epic LEGO Adventures with Bricks You Already Have: Build Crazy Worlds Where Aliens Live on the Moon, Dinosaurs Walk Among Us, Scientists Battle Mutant Bugs and You Bring Their Hilarious Tales to Life

Sarah Dees · Page Street Publishing
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Have a Blast Building New LEGO® Creations That Crash, Crumble, Catch on Fire and Make You Laugh

Gather up your LEGO® bricks and get ready for a wild and fun adventure! Sarah Dees went all out with this new collection of crazy-cool creations you can build at home with bricks...

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Biscuit Finds a Friend

Alyssa Satin Capucilli · HarperCollins
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Biscuit is back - and he's got a new friend. In his second adventure, the lovable yellow puppy meets an adorable lost duckling. Biscuit helps the duckling back to its pond, and their fun begins. Simple text and charming illustrations make this timeless story of first friendship perfect...
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Only a Witch Can Fly

Alison McGhee · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover(First Edition)

Only a witch can fly. But one little girl "wants "to fly more than anything. So on a special night, with the moon shining bright and her cat by her side, she gathers herself up, she grips her broom tight, and she tries. And she fails. And she's brave. And she tries again. Until...
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Ada Lace and the Suspicious Artist

Emily Calandrelli
Format: Hardcover

From Emily Calandrelli - Emmy-nominated host of Xploration Outer Space, correspondent on Bill Nye Saves the World, and graduate of MIT - comes the fifth novel in a fun illustrated chapter book series about an eight-year-old girl with a knack for science, math, and solving mysteries with...
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