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Introducing South America

Anita Ganeri · Heinemann
Format: Print book

How many countries are in South America? Where is the world's tallest waterfall? How long is the Amazon River? This book answers these questions and more as it introduces young readers to the continent of South America through age-appropriate maps, engaging photographs, and simple text....
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At Home

Margot Channing · Amicus Ink
Pages: 14
Format: Board book

A new title in our popular First Words and Pictures series highlights household items we use every day. This oversize board book shows words and pictures together, encouraging kids to name objects, begin to recognize categories, and embark on a lifetime of reading and learning.
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Scholastic Reader Level 2: Flash Forward Fairy Tales: Cinderella in the City

Cari Meister · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Modern fairy tales for modern kids! Once upon a time, Cinderella longed to go to the ball, marry a prince, and become a princess. But that was then. Flash forward to today.... Cinderella wants to to enter an awesome new dance contest more than anything. But she's got a ton of chores,...
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Lola Levine and the Ballet Scheme

Monica Brown · Little
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

When new classmate Bella, a ballet dancer, walks into Lola's class at Northland Elementary, all Lola can see is pink everywhere--pink ribbons, a pink sweatshirt, and pink tennis shoes. Yuck! Pink is Lola's least favorite color. Plus, Ballet isn't nearly as hard as soccer, is it?
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Forgiveness

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

Forgiveness is important for children to learn and understand at an early age. This title will introduce readers to what forgiveness is through everyday and relatable examples that they are sure to experience. Inviting covers and fun images throughout will keep readers engaged.Aligned to Common...
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Hanukkah Hamster

Michelle Markel · Sleeping Bear Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The holiday season is a busy time, with people bustling about. And it's a busy time for Edgar, a cabdriver who conveys passengers around the city. All day long Edgar drives his cab; many people going to many different places. At the end of one busy day, Edgar is so tired he climbs into...
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Building Roads

Rebecca Stefoff · Cavendish Square, 2016.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Roads allow people and goods to travel across land quickly and safely. Discover the engineering behind roads.
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What Do You Know About Plate Tectonics?

Jillian Gosman · Powerkids Pr
Format: Print book

The plates that make up the Earths surface are always on the move. The twenty questions posed and answered help explain the fundamentals of plate tectonics. Readers will learn about the layers that make up the Earth, how mountains and volcanoes form, and why earthquakes happen. This is a solid...
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Louise and Andie: The Art of Friendship

Kelly Light · Balzer & Bray/Harperteen
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In this stunning companion to the acclaimed Louise Loves Art, Louise has a new neighbor, the creative and offbeat Andie - but can they overcome their differences and be friends?Louise loves art more than anything. Imagine her delight when a new neighbor, Andie, moves in . . . and she loves...
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Veterinarians

Cecilia Minden · Child's World
Format: Print book

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Rapunzel

SAVIOUR PIROTTA · Qeb Publishing Quarto Library
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

A poor couple steal from an old woman, who takes their baby in revenge, and names her Rapunzel. She keeps the child locked in a tower and in years to come, uses Rapunzel's long hair to thwart a young prince's efforts to help Rapunzel escape. But the prince's love for Rapunzel...
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The Very Best Teacher

YeShil Kim · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, 2015.
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Ten little mice search for the perfect gift to give their teacher!Tomorrow is Ms. Tulip's birthday and a celebration is in order! But how will her ten students decide on the right present? Luckily ten minds are better than one when choosing the ideal gift for the very best teacher.
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So you want to grow a salad

Bridget Heos · Amicus, 2016.
Format: Print book

"A young girl wants to grow her own salad, learns where the many ingredients come from, and learns how to grow vegetables. Includes kid-friendly salad recipe"--Provided by publisher.
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Captain Awesome, Soccer Star

Stan Kirby · Little Simon
Format: Book

It’s soccer season in Sunnyview and Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man are ready to play! All superheroes are spectacular at sports...right?Eugene McGillicudy and Charlie Thomas Jones can’t wait to join Sunnyview’s eight-year-old soccer team. These superhero pals have...
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