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Zach and Lucy and the Yoga Zoo

the Pifferson Sisters · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 40
Format: Paperback

Practical Zach and his inventive sister Lucy open a yoga studio for all of their friends in this sweet Level 3 Ready-to-Read that proves that even if your space is small, your imagination doesn't have to be.One morning as Lucy and Zach watch their mom do yoga, they decide they should...
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Read the Book, Lemmings!

Ame Dyckman · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The team behind the New York Times bestselling Wolfie the Bunny and Horrible Bear! is back with with new Arctic characters in this hilarious learning-to-read adventure!Aboard the S.S. Cliff, First Mate Foxy reads an interesting fact: "Lemmings don't jump off cliffs." But Foxy...
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Frog's Flying Adventure

Eve Bunting · Sleeping Bear Press
Format: Hardcover

Welcome to Frog and his world. He enjoys nothing better than spending time floating in his pond or visiting with his friends. He appreciates the simpler things in life and would prefer that things stay just the way they are* nice and peaceful. From acclaimed children's writer Eve Bunting...
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Being a Manatee

Mary Molly Shea · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Format: Book

Provides simple information about manatees, including anatomy, feeding habits, and the dangers they face.
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Feathers: Not Just for Flying

Melissa Stewart · Charlesbridge
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Young naturalists meet sixteen birds in this elegant introduction to the many uses of feathers. A concise main text highlights how feathers are not just for flying. More curious readers are invited to explore informative sidebars, which underscore specific ways each bird uses its feathers...
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Liam Says "Sorry": Repairing an Encounter Gone Sour

Jane Whelen Banks · Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Liam has a wonderful big brother called Jamie. Liam and Jamie play lots of fun things together, like computer battle games, sword fighting and pillow fighting. Liam's favorite game though is wrestling. One day when they were wrestling, Jamie had Liam pinned on the ground. Liam got frustrated...
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Fancy Nancy: It's Backward Day!

Jane O'Connor · Harpercollins Childrens B, 2016.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Why is everything topsy-turvy today? It's Backward Day at Fancy Nancy's school!Everyone is dressed for the occasion. When Ms. Glass can't think of any more backward ideas for the class, Nancy comes up with the perfect way to celebrate the day.Beginning readers will laugh along...
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Holi

Rebecca Pettiford · Jump!
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

In Holi, early readers will learn about this Hindu festival and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique celebration.
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Gingerbread for Liberty!: How a German Baker Helped Win the American Revolution

Mara Rockliff · Harcourt Brace and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Christopher Ludwick was a German-born American patriot with a big heart and a talent for baking. When cries of "Revolution!" began, Christopher was determined to help General George Washington and his hungry troops. Not with muskets or cannons, but with gingerbread!
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Yvonne Brill and Satellite Propulsion

Ellen Labrecque · Cherry Lake Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

The 21st Century Junior Library Women Innovators series highlights the contributions of women to STEM fields. Yvonne Brill and Satellite Propulsion examines the life of this important woman and her contributions to rocket science. Sidebars encourage readers to engage in the material by asking...
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Old Dog Baby Baby

Julie Fogliano · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

old doglazy lazylying on the kitchen floorhere comes babybabycrawling through the kitchen doorFollow the antics of a curious baby and his silly old dog in this funny, rhythmic, and joyful picture book from Julie Fogliano, illustrated by Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka.
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Mr. Putter & Tabby Catch the Cold

Cynthia Rylant · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 44
Format: Paperback

Even though Tabby tries to keep him warm, Mr. Putter catches a cold in this cozy addition to the series.
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ASPCA Pet Rescue Club: The Lonely Pony

Catherine Hapka · Reader's Digest
Format: Print book

Welcome to the Pet Rescue Club! Collectible bookmarks with every book feature the real-life stories! When Janey starts a blog where people can share cute pet photos and stories, she never imagined she'd receive a heartbreaking photo of a skinny, abandoned dog. She calls on her friends...
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A Suitcase Full of Ghosts: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic, 2015.
Pages: 110
Format: Print book

Breakout star Creepella von Cacklefur is back in another fur-raising adventure!Creepella is about to interview the famouse Hector Spector, who has come to Mysterious Valley with his Galloping Ghost Circus. But before she can, she has a mystery on her paws -- someone is playing tricks and making...
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Christmas

Allan Morey · Cantata Learning
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Christmas is a time for giving and receiving presents. Itis also a time of family gatherings and colorful decorations. Join in the fun in this illustrated song about one of the merriest winter holidays. This hardcover book comes with a CD and online music access.
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