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Amelia Bedelia Joins the Club

Herman Parish · Greenwillow Books
Format: Hardcover

Join in the fun! Amelia Bedelia loves her school. Her whole class gets along—except when it rains. Then they split into two groups—the Puddle Jumpers and the Puddle Stompers. Both clubs ask Amelia Bedelia to join, but she doesnt want to choose between her friends. Oh, no! Luckily Amelia...
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A Halloween Drawing Spooktacular!

Jennifer M. Besel · Capstone Press; Csm edition
Format: Paperback

What's more fun than celebrating Halloween? Try drawing Halloween! Become an artist, and learn to sketch the sights and symbols that make this holiday special. It just takes a pencil and a spooktacular attitude!
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Antsy Ansel: Ansel Adams, a Life in Nature

Cynthia L Jenson-Elliott · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

You may be familiar with Adams's iconic black-and-white nature photographs. But do you know about the artist who created these images?As a child, Ansel Adams just couldn't sit still. He felt trapped indoors and never walked anywhere--he ran. Even when he sat, his feet danced (today,...
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Christmas

Rebecca Pettiford · Jump!

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers describes the Christian holiday of Christmas and the things people do to celebrate"--
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Pizza

Joanne Mattern · Bellwether Media
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

What do you like on your pizza? From pepperoni to fried eggs, just about anything can be a topping! Readers can get the deep-dish on this popular meal, from preparation to history, and get a taste of it for themselves with special recipes. Additional features including an origin map, a timeline,...
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Bloom

Doreen Cronin · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Doreen Cronin and Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator David Small comes a picture book about how an extraordinary "ordinary" girl can save a kingdom with the help of a mud fairy.

A glass kingdom is no place for a Mud Fairy....
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Halloween

Rebecca Pettiford · Jump!, Inc.
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

In Halloween, early readers will learn about the holiday of Halloween and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday.
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Margaret and the Moon

Dean Robbins · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Margaret Hamilton loved numbers as a young girl. She knew how many miles it was to the moon (and how many back) . She loved studying algebra and geometry and calculus and using math to solve problems in the outside world.

Soon math led her to MIT and then to helping NASA put a man on the moon!...
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Oregon

Emily Rose Oachs · Bellwether Media, 2014.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Book by Oachs, Emily Rose
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The Owl and the Lemming

Roselynn Akulukjuk · Inhabit Media Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

As Owl swoops down and blocks the entrance to a lemming den, he is sure that he has a tasty meal in the little animal he has cornered. But this lemming is not about to be eaten! This smart little rodent will need to appeal to the boastful owl's sense of pride to get away. This fun and cheeky...
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