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Walter Wick's Optical Tricks: 10th Anniversary Edition

Walter Wick · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 43
Format: Print book

Walter Wick's amazing puzzler celebrates its 10th anniversary with a new redesigned foil cover and an eye-popping magic-picture postcard!You may have seen drawings of impossible objects, but have you ever seen them photographed? Wick's book of optical illusions leaves readers of all ages...
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New Shoes

SARA VARON · First Second
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

From Sara Varon (Robot Dreams, Bake Sale) comes New Shoes, a heartwarming graphic novel about a donkey on a quest to make the perfect pair of shoes.Francis the donkey is the best shoemaker in the village. He uses only the finest materials: coconut wood for the soles, goat's wool...
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Jackrabbit McCabe and the Electric Telegraph

Lucy Margaret Rozier · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The fastest man in the West meets his match in this deliciously clever original tall tale - perfect for the Common Core classroom. With his extra-long legs, Jackrabbit McCabe can outrun anything on the American frontier: horses, trains, and even twisters. So of course, everyone in the town...
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Little Elliot, Big Family

Mike Curato · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

When Mouse heads off to a family reunion, Little Elliot decides go for a walk. As he explores each busy street, he sees families in all shapes and sizes. In a city of millions, Little Elliot feels very much alone-until he finds he has a family of his own!
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Tiny the Birthday Dog

Cari Meister · Penguin Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Today is Tiny's birthday! His best friend prepares a cake, present, and decorations, all described in simple, easy-to-read vocabulary. Like the previous books in this series about the lovable, oversized dog Tiny, this is a relatable and funny friendship story that beginning readers...
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Amelia Bedelia Talks Turkey (I Can Read Book 2)

Herman Parish · Greenwillow Books; Reprint edition
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

When Amelia Bedelia helps out with the school Thanksgiving play, she causes quite a scene. Let's all give thanks for another funny new Amelia Bedelia story!
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Tink's Treasure Hunt

RH Disney · RH/Disney
Format: Paperback

Return to Pixie Hollow for a brand-new movie adventure with Tinker Bell!When Tink sets out on a quest to find the magical Mirror of Incanta, she encounters danger, adventure, and some very unexpected surprises along the way. Experience the magic of the second Disney Fairies movie, Tinker...
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My Kite is Stuck! and Other Stories

Salina Yoon · Bloomsbury
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Continuing in this exciting paper over board reader format, award-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon's early readers are perfect for fans of bestselling series like Elephant & Piggie, Ballet Cat, and Pig in a Wig.Loud and in-charge Big Duck, quiet and clever Little Duck,...
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President Barack Obama (Pebble Plus)

Jennifer L. Marks · Pebble Plus
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Introduces young readers to the 44th President of the United States. The text is simple, complemented with large, vibrant photos sure to captivate beginning readers. A time line integrated at the bottom of each spread captures important events, culminating in a complete summary on the final...
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Black Beauty Stolen!

Susan Hill · Square Fish
Format: Print book

Black Beauty has been stolen! He's taken far away from his home by a mean man who plans to sell him. Will Black Beauty escape and find his way home? The beloved Black Beauty returns in this new story created especially for beginning readers.
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Tales for Very Picky Eaters

Josh Schneider · Clarion Books
Format: Hardcover

2012 Winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award! James is a very picky eater. His dad has to get creative—very creative—in order to get James to eat foods he thinks he doesnt like. He presents James with a series of outlandish scenarios packed with fanciful and gross kid-friendly details—like...
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A Family Is a Family Is a Family

Sara O'Leary · Groundwood Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

When a teacher asks the children in her class to think about what makes their families special, the answers are all different in many ways - but the same in the one way that matters most of all.One child is worried that her family is just too different to explain, but listens as her classmates...
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On a beam of light : a story of Albert Einstein

Jennifer Berne · Chronicle Books
Format: Print book

A boy rides a bicycle down a dusty road. But in his mind, he envisions himself traveling at a speed beyond imagining, on a beam of light. This brilliant mind will one day offer up some of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived. From a boy endlessly fascinated by the wonders around...
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The Ruby Rose Show

Sindy McKay · Treasure Bay
Format: Hardcover

Funny mishaps abound, as Molly & Abby set out to see their favorite singer. Simultaneous.Title: The Ruby Rose ShowAuthor: McKay, Sindy/ Johnson, Meredith (ILT)Publisher: Treasure Bay IncPublication Date: 2010/12/15Number of Pages: 41Binding Type: HARDCOVERLibrary of Congress: bl2011000447
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Butterflies

Seymour Simon · HarperCollins
Format: Book

Butterflies are beautiful, inspiring, amazing insects. Did you know that butterflies . . .have eyes that can look in all directions—up, down, forward, backward, left, and right—all at the same time?taste with their feet?can migrate 3,000 miles every year?Award-winning science writer...
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