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Dealing with Feeling Worried

Isabel Thomas · Heinemann
Format: Paperback

This book, part of the Dealing with Feeling series, looks at worry. Topics covered within the book include what it feels like to be worried, how to stop feeling worried, and how to help other people who might be feeling worried.,
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Dad and the Dinosaur

Gennifer Choldenko · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A heartwarming father-son story about bravery and facing fears. Nicholas was afraid of the dark outside his door, the bushes where the giant bugs live, and the underside of manhole covers. His dad was not afraid of anything. Nicholas wants to be as brave as his dad, but he needs help....
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Otter: Oh No, Bath Time!

Sam Garton · Balzer Bray, 2016.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

It's bath time for Otter, the irrepressible picture book character from I Am Otter, Otter in Space, and Otter Loves Halloween! Sure to be adored by fans of Curious George or Olivia.Otter and Teddy love to play in the garden. But when they get dirty, they have to do something they do not love...
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Mischievous Mosquitoes

Kelly Doudna · Sandcastle
Format: Book

Introduces the mosquito, discussing its physical characteristics and eating habits.Title: Mischievous MosquitoesAuthor: Doudna, KellyPublisher: Abdo GroupPublication Date: 2012/01/01Number of Pages: 24Binding Type: LIBRARYLibrary of Congress: 2011023466
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When the Rain Comes

Alma Fullerton · Pajama Press Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

It is time to plant the rice crop in Malini's Sri Lankan community, and the little girl is both excited and nervous to help for the first time. What if she does it wrong? Will she be responsible if the crop fails? When the oxcart rumbles in loaded with seedlings, she reluctantly agrees...
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Nate the Great, Where Are You?

Marjorie Weinman Sharmat · Yearling; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! Nate the Great and his dog, Sludge, want to take a break from solving cases. So they hide out in the woods....
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The Polar Bear

Jenni Desmond · Enchanted Lion Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

A gorgeously illustrated nonfiction book about the polar bear, this is a factually accurate as well as a poetic exploration of polar bear bodies, habits, and habitats. Working in a painterly, expressive way, Jenni Desmond creates landscapes and creatures that are marked by atmosphere and emotion,...
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Biggest, Baddest Book of Bugs

Anders Hanson · Abdo Publishing Company
Format: Book

Introduces insects, discussing their physical characteristics and behavior.Title: Biggest, Baddest Book of BugsAuthor: Hanson, Anders/ Mann, ElissaPublisher: Abdo GroupPublication Date: 2012/08/01Number of Pages: 24Binding Type: LIBRARYLibrary of Congress: 2011050903
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Dr. Mollie Cule Reboots the Robot: Awesome Science Activities You Can Do At Home

Kendra Muntz · Bright Connections Media
Format: Paperback

Science is made fun for children through an exciting narrative adventure and hands-on experiments Join Dr. Mollie Cule on her mission to reassemble Axel the robot. Complete with step-by-step, illustrated instructions, this book introduces the amazing science behind some of the coolest...
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Ants

Grace Hansen · Abdo Kids
Format: Book

Crawl underground with Ants! This title covers everything from what ants look like to what they like to eat. Complete with a More Facts section, bolded glossary terms, and diagrams pointing out specific body parts. Young readers will gather basic information about ants through easy-to-read,...
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What Is a Conjunction?

Jennifer Fandel · Capstone Press
Format: Print book

What is a conjunction? AND what does it do? OR where does it go? Take a peek inside SO you can find out!,
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The Rumor

Anushka Ravishankar · Tundra Books
Format: Hardcover

In the village of Baddbaddpur, the people like to tell tales, “so tall that if you put them one on top of the other, they would reach the stars.” Pandurang is so dour that he can make milk turn sour. One day he coughs up a feather. As the story of Pandurang’s feather is passed...
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