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Honeybee: A Day in the Life of Apis Mellifera

Candace Fleming - Neal Porter Books
Format: Hardcover

Get up close and personal with Apis, one honeybee, as she embarks on her journey through life, complete with exquisitely detailed illustrations.Beginning at birth, the honeybee emerges through the wax cap of her cell and is driven to protect and take care of her hive. She cleans the nursery...
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Lauren's Kingdom

Lauren Book - Sweetwater Press
Format: Hardcover

Lauren is happy until a babysitter makes her feel uncomfortable. Lauren's courage helps her overcome her problem and help a friend as well.
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Cold, Crunchy, Colorful: Using Our Senses

Jane Brocket - Millbrook Pr Trade
Format: Book

Seeing brightly colored flowers, hearing nuts go "crunch," and feeling cold ice cream on your tongue—we use our senses to explore the world. How many ways to use your senses can you find in this book?
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Glacier National Park

Katie Parker - Pebble
Format: Library Binding

Glacier National Park runs from Montana to the Canadian border. Learn how to prepare for hiking the trails of this national park and about the wildlife that lives there.
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Grow! Raise! Catch!: How We Get Our Food

Shelley Rotner - Holiday House
Format: Print book

From author and photo-illustrator Shelley Rotner comes a new and exciting book surrounding the food we eat each day and where it all comes from. Who grows our juicy fruits and yummy vegetables? Who raises animals for our tasty eggs, milk and meat? Who catches fresh fish for our table? Farmers...
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Best in Snow

April Pulley Sayre - Beach Lane Books
Format: Hardcover

Discover the wonderful world of snow with this companion to the celebrated Raindrops Roll!With gorgeous photo illustrations, award-winning author April Pulley Sayre sheds sparkly new light on the wonders of snow. From the beauty of snow blanketing the forest and falling on animals'...
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Africa: A 4D Book (Investigating Continents)

Christine Juarez - Pebble
Format: Kindle Edition

Come along and investigate the continent of Africa. What are its biggest cities? Where is its tallest mountain? What languages do people speak there? Bring augmented reality to your students by downloading the free Capstone 4D app and scanning for access to awesome videos!
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Ares and the Spear of Fear

Joan Holub - Aladdin
Format: Paperback

Ares, Zeus, and the other Olympians encounter a huge snake and a sharp challenge in this Heroes in Training adventure.After overcoming many challenges, Zeus and his fellow Olympians arrive at the temple at Delphi - only to find a giant snake guarding the entrance! Beyond the python, Pythia...
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Inspector Flytrap

Tom Angleberger - Amulet Books
Format: Hardcover

From husband-and-wife team Tom Angleberger, creator of the New York Times bestselling Origami Yoda series, and Cece Bell, author/illustrator of the Newbery Honor graphic novel El Deafo, comes the start to a funny and clever illustrated chapter-book series about a mystery-solving...
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T. Veg: The Story of a Carrot-Crunching Dinosaur

Smriti Prasadam-Halls - Abrams Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Reginald's a T. Rex just as fierce and ferocious as the rest: he's got a mighty roar, gnashing teeth, and all the speed a dino could need. But when it comes to mealtime, Reg would rather chow down on broccoli, beans, and greens than the juicy steaks his paleo pals prefer. When Reginald...
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