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Treasure Hunt!

Amy Weingartner · Disney Books For Young Re
Pages: 74
Format: Print book

Disney Infinity is an action-packed video game in which players can create their own worlds in the Toy Box, choosing from a mix of characters as wide-ranging as Jack Sparrow from Disney Pirates of the Caribbean to Mike from Disney* PixarMonsters, Inc. to Anna from Disney Frozen. The world...
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A Short Tale About a Long Dog #2

Henry Winkler · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 122
Format: Paperback

Here's Hank stars the same Hank as in the bestselling Hank Zipzer series, only this time he's in 2nd grade! Hank is a kid who doesn't try to be funny, but he somehow always makes the kids in his class laugh. He's pretty bad at memorizing stuff, and spelling is his worst...
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How to Build a Dragon Fort

Erica David · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Join Hiccup and the rest of the Dragon Riders as they build a dragon fort in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read based on a popular episode of DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge!Hiccup and the other Dragon Riders think they have finally found the perfect place to build their dragon fort. There's...
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Thea Stilton and the Great Tulip Heist: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure

Thea Stilton · Scholastic, 2014. Â2013
Pages: 286
Format: Print book

Join Thea Stilton and the Thea Sisters on an adventure packed with mystery and friendship!While Violet is taking an art class in the Netherlands, her friend's father mysteriously disappears! The missing mouse is a renowned botanist -- and his disappearance is linked to the rare black...
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Pete Won't Eat

Emily Arnold McCully · Holiday House
Format: Hardcover

Everyone is mad at Pete! Even Mom! But Pete can't eat that green slop that Mom made for lunch. He won't even taste it! His siblings want Pete to eat so they can go out to play. But Pete stands firm, and his siblings desert him.Mom makes Pete stay, but she is feeling sad about it. She is about...
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Cesky Terriers

Kristin Petrie · Checkerboard Library

Describes the breed of dogs called Cesky terriers, covering history, color and coat, care, feeding, and more.
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Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Richard B Smith · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

The classic and beloved winter holiday song "Walking in a Winter Wonderland" is brought to life with bright and colorful illustrations.Sleigh bells ring, are you listening . . . Tim Hopgood's joyful and colorful illustrations show all the wonders of winter -- snowmen and sleigh...
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Alphabetabum: An Album of Rare Photographs and Medium Verses

Vladimir Radunsky · NYR Children's Collection
Format: Hardcover

A New York Review Children’s Collection Original  An ALPHABET book? An ALBUM of old photos? We named it ALPHABETABUM. Here celebrated artists and authors Vladimir Radunsky and Chris Raschka put a delightful new old-fashioned spin on the alphabet book. Radunsky has selected portraits...
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Bats in the Band

Brian Lies · Houghton Mifflin
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The look on our faces is easy to read: a little night music is just what we need!A late-spring night sky fills with bats flocking to a theater, already echoing and booming with delightful sounds of music. Bat music - plunky banjoes, bat-a-tat drums, improvised instruments, country ballads,...
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Pick a Picture, Write a Story!

Kristen McCurry · Capstone Press
Format: Library Binding

Want to write a story but not sure where to start? Just pick a picture! Take a look inside to discover how easy it can be to write a story.
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The Bossier Baby

Marla Frazee · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Two-time Caldecott Honor recipient Marla Frazee's Boss Baby is back - but this time there's a new baby sister CEO in town!Change is in the air - the Boss Baby's staff has stopped taking his direction! It seems that there is a new CEO in town; from the moment she comes home, Boss Baby's...
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Star Wars Workbook: Kindergarten Math Skills

Workman Publishing · Workman Publishing Company
Format: Book

The Force is strong with this series! Introducing a line of workbooks that marries the iconic popularity of Star Wars with the unique mix of editorial quality, fun presentation, and rigorous educational standards that Workman applied to the BRAIN QUEST Workbooks. Twelve titles launch the series—three...
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King Baby

Kate Beaton · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

All hail King Baby! He greets his adoring public with giggles and wiggles and coos, posing for photos and allowing hugs and kisses. But this royal ruler also has many demands, and when his subjects can't quite keep up, King Baby takes matters into his own tiny hands. Created by Kate Beaton,...
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I'm My Own Dog

David Ezra Stein · Candlewick Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Caldecott Honor winner David Ezra Stein has fans at his command with this comical dog's-eye view of having a best friend.Many dogs have human owners. Not this dog. He fetches his own slippers, curls up at his own feet, and gives himself a good scratch. But there is one spot, in the middle...
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Introducing Australia

Anita Ganeri · Heinemann
Format: Book

What is Uluru? What language is spoken in Australia? Where do koala bears live? This book answers these questions and more as it introduces young readers to the continent of Australia through age-appropriate maps, engaging photographs, and simple text. Topics covered within the book include...
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