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In Our Mothers' House

Patricia Polacco · Philomel Books
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Marmee, Meema, and the kids are just like any other family on the block. In their beautiful house, they cook dinner together, they laugh together, and they dance together. But some of the other families don?t accept them. They say they are different. How can a family have two moms and no dad?...
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The Story of the Easter Bunny Board Book

Katherine Tegen · HarperCollins Publishers
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Everyone knows who the Easter Bunny is. Each year, he comes with a basket of painted eggs and chocolates for children. But not everybody knows where he comes from. On a snow-cold day in a snug little house... So begins the true story of the Easter Bunny.This fresh, innovative story describes...
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Pug & Pig Trick-or-Treat

Sue Lowell Gallion · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Pug and Pig are back for a heartwarming Halloween adventure in this adorable picture book that's perfect for pet lovers of all ages.Halloween night has come to Pug and Pig's house, and the darling duo is sporting matching costumes. The costumes are cozy. They glow in the dark. And they...
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Dory Fantasmagory

Abby Hanlon · Dial Books
Format: Hardcover

Move over, Junie B. Jones and Ivy & Bean! Here comes a lovably energetic little sister with a BIG personality - and an imagination to match!As the youngest in her family, Dory really wants attention, and more than anything she wants her brother and sister to play with her. But she's...
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The Most Amazing Creature in the Sea

Brenda Z. Guiberson · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Which sea creature is the greatest? Is it the one with the most venom, the greatest diver, the one with blue blood, or the best rotating eyes? Or is it the master of disguise, the one with the best light, the most slime, or the most eggs? Fascinating facts and spectacular illustrations...
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Baxter is Missing: A Branches Book

Rebecca Elliott · Branches/Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 80
Format: Print book

Pick a book. Grow a Reader!This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina....
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Armond Goes to a Party: A book about Asperger's and friendship

Armond Isaak · Free Spirit Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Armond doesn't want to go to Felicia's birthday party. Parties are noisy, disorganized, and smelly - all things that are hard for a kid with Asperger's. Worst of all is socializing with other kids. But with the support of Felicia and her mom, good friends who know how to help...
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The Next Place

Warren Hanson · Waldman House Pr; 1st edition
Pages: 36
Format: Hardcover

"The Next Place" is an inspirational journey of light and hope to a place where earthly hurts are left behind. An uncomplicated journey of awe and wonder to a destination without barriers.
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Jellyfish

Cari Meister · Bullfrog Books
Format: Hardcover

In Jellyfish, early readers will learn about the physical features of jellyfish, and discover how they catch food even though they can't see and don't have a brain! Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they discover the fascinating underwater...
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Anna's Best Friends

Christy Webster · RH/Disney
Format: Book

Walt Disney Animation Studios, the studio behind Tangled and Wreck-It Ralph, presents Frozen, a stunning big-screen comedy-adventure. Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey - teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven - to find her sister Elsa,...
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My Little Pony: Hearts and Hooves

Jennifer Fox · Little, Brown
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

In this Level 1 reader, the Cutie Mark Crusaders are so excited to celebrate Hearts and Hooves day! They go on a mission to find a special Valentine for their teacher, Cheerilee, but soon realize they are in big trouble when their love potion spell misfires! Based on the fan favorite television...
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Leave Me Alone

Vera Brosgol · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

An epic tale about one grandmother, a giant sack of yarn, and her ultimate quest to finish her knitting.One day, a grandmother shouts, "LEAVE ME ALONE!" and leaves her tiny home and her very big family to journey to the moon and beyond to find peace and quiet to finish her knitting....
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How Do Hair and Nails Grow?

Thomas Young · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Format:  Book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats

Did you know that hair and nails are actually forms of skin? In this book, readers will learn this and many other intriguing facts about our nails and hair. Colorful photographs and illustrations help readers understand this important science topic, and a graphic organizer helps them remember...
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I am Amelia Earhart

Brad Meltzer · Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC,
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

We can all be heroes. That's the inspiring message of this lively, collectible picture book biography series from New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer. "Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it," Brad Meltzer realized, and so he envisioned...
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In the Middle of Fall

Kevin Henkes · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Everything is yellow, red, orange.Everything is chilly, frisky, gusty.Everything is changing, turning.It's the middle of Fall.Can you see it?Can you taste it?Can you smell it?Can you imagine it?
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