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Maker Lab: 28 Super Cool Projects: Build * Invent * Create * Discover

Dorling Kindersley. · DK Children
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

As seen on Kim Kardashian's InstagramSupporting STEAM education initiatives and the Maker Movement, the National Parenting Publication Award-winner Maker Lab includes 28 kid-safe projects and crafts that will get young inventors' wheels turning and make science pure fun.Each step-by-step...
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The Screaming Bridge

J A Darke · Stone Arch Books
Pages: 116
Format: Print book

Fifty years ago, a busload of orphans careered off the side of a bridge and plunged into the wild river below. Now Emma Donovan and her friends want to investigate the abandoned orphanage and the bridge that is rumored to haunt anyone who visits. Emma swears she's not afraid of anything....
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You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Libraries!

FIONA MACDONALD · Franklin Watts
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

For 5,000 years and more, libraries have been gathering and preserving writings of all kinds. Theyre keepers of the worlds memory. Theyre storehouses of knowledge, and imagination, and fun. Learn about how these places and their collections of written
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Artificial Eyes

Barbara Sheen · Norwood House Press
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Scientists have been perfecting artificial eyes for several centuries. From the most basic versions where artificial eyes were painted and worn over the eyelid, to todays versions that make it virtually impossible to tell a person has lost their eye. Correlates with STEM instruction. Includes...
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Bob

Wendy Mass · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

It's been five years since Livy and her family have visited Livy's grandmother in Australia. Now that she's back, Livy has the feeling she's forgotten something really, really important about Gran's house.It turns out she's right.Bob, a short, greenish creature dressed in a chicken suit,...
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Cartoon Faces: How to Draw Heads, Features & Expressions

Christopher Hart · Chris Hart Books
Pages: 144
Format: Book

Make a face - a funny face! The personality of a cartoon character begins with the face: the head, the features, the expressions. Get that right and you can create a memorable personality. Bestselling how-to-draw author Christopher Hart presents the ultimate tutorial on the topic in masterful...
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Cody and the Mysteries of the Universe

Tricia Springstubb · Candlewick
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Not everything turns out to be as it first appears when Cody and her best friend, Spencer, navigate a neighborhood mystery and the start of a new school year.Cody's best friend, Spencer, and his parents are moving in with his grandmother right around the corner, and Cody can't wait. For one thing,...
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Navajo

Sarah Tieck · Big Buddy Books
Format: Print book

Informative, easy-to read text and oversized photographs draw in readers as they learn about the Navajo. Traditional ways of life, including social structure, homes, food, art, clothing, and more are covered. A map highlights the tribes homeland, while fun facts and a timeline with photos...
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Where Is Walt Disney World?

Joan Holub · Penguin Workshop
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Building the most magical place on earth was no fairy tale. Learn the story behind the creation of Walt Disney World.In 1964, when Walt Disney and his brother Roy decided to build a second theme park in the Florida swamplands, they kept it super hush-hush. Why? Well, if word got out that...
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Recess Warriors: Hero Is a Four-Letter Word

Marcus Emerson · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 133
Format: Paperback

Saving the world... one playground at a time.When imaginations go wild in the schoolyard, anything can happen. Normal kids become world-saving heroes, girls become power-hungry pirates, and zombies take over the school after being infected by the dreaded epidemic -- cooties! It's up to Scrap,...
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Kevin Durant

Jon M Fishman · Lerner Pub Group
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Kevin Durant is a star small forward for the Golden State Warriors and has also won two Olympic gold medals. Read all about Durant's health and fitness routines, his life on and off the court, and more.
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Can You Survive a Virus Outbreak?: An Interactive Doomsday Adventure

Matt Doeden · Capstone Press
Format: Print book

The Center for Disease Control has issued a warning about an outbreak of a new deadly virus""Blood Fever."" Any person you pass on the street could be a carrier. To make it through the outbreak, you'll have to make the right decisions. When YOU CHOOSE what to do next,...
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Phase Two: Marvel's Ant-Man

Alex Irvine · Little
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Before he was Ant-Man, Scott Lang was a master thief who wanted to change his ways. But he didn't expect to change his height! So when Dr. Hank Pym recruits him to wear a super-powered suit that shrinks him down to the size of an insect, he reluctantly realizes his life of breaking-and-entering...
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Wing & Claw #2: Cavern of Secrets

Linda Sue Park · HarperCollins
Pages: 309
Format: Hardcover

In the second installment of the spellbinding Wing & Claw series, Newbery Medal - winning author Linda Sue Park takes a young apothecary hero to new heights of danger, exciting adventure, and intriguing botanical magic.Raffa Santana has spent all winter hiding in the harsh wilderness...
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