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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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Wonderfall

Michael Hall · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

In this book you will discover1 colorful tree,2 scurrying squirrels,and 15 blended wordscreated to celebrate the wonder of fall!
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The Life of Clara Barton

Kathleen Connors · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Format: Book

Clara Barton made a difference in the lives of many wounded soldiers during the American Civil War. She not only cared for them in hospitals, but also helped families identify those who died or went missing during battle. As founder of the American Red Cross, Clara Bartons life continues...
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Creature Features: Twenty-Five Animals Explain Why They Look the Way They Do

Steve Jenkins · HMH Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Dear axolotl: Why do you have feathers growing out of your head?
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Anna & Elsa #3: A Warm Welcome

Erica David · RH/Disney
Format: Hardcover

Princess Anna, Queen Elsa, Olaf the snowman, and all the stars from Disney Frozen are back in an all-new magical chapter book series perfect for girls and boys ages 6 to 9. Olaf has news for Elsa! He has heard of a summer queen from a summer land with summer magic—someone with similar...
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Giraffe

Anders Hanson · ABDO Publishing Company
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Readers learn all about giraffes, like where they live, how big they are next to a human, their body characteristics, family life and more.
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The Story of the X-Men Level 2 Reader

Thomas Macri · Marvel Press
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

The Marvel titles in Disney's World of Reading line are designed to offer reluctant readers, specifically boys, books that they will want to read by featuring characters they love. The series is broken into three levels that invoke the rigorous training courses that their favorite Marvel...
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Magic School Bus Presents: The Human Body: A Nonfiction Companion to the Original Magic School Bus Series

Tom Jackson · Scholastic Inc.
Format: Print book

THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS PRESENTS THE HUMAN BODY is a photographic nonfiction companion book to the original bestselling title, THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS INSIDE THE HUMAN BODY.INSIDE THE HUMAN BODY taught thousands of kids about the incredible systems that work together to make the human body function....
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Diary of a Circus Performer

Angela Royston · Heinemann
Format: Print book

This book takes a fun look at a typical week in the life of a circus performer. It is written in the form of a first-person diary and looks at some of the key skills that a circus performer needs and how they became a circus performer. The endmatter includes a spread on how readers can start...
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Iguanas

Mari C. Schuh · Jump!
Format: Audio CD

In Iguanas, early readers will learn how iguanas search for food and escape from predators in the rain forest. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they observe a day in the life of an iguana.
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Firefighters

Cari Meister · Bullfrog Books
Format: Print book

In Firefighters, emergent readers will learn how firefighters put out fires and keep people safe. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage early readers as they discover what firefighters do on the job.
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Spies in the CIA

Laura K Murray · Creative Education
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

"An early reader's guide to CIA spies, introducing American espionage history, famous agents such as Aldrich Ames, technology such as spy satellites, and the dangers all spies face"--
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Water Is Water: A Book About the Water Cycle

Miranda Paul · Roaring Brook Press, 2015.
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Drip. Sip. Pour me a cup. Water is water unless...it heats up.Whirl. Swirl. Watch it curl by. Steam is steam unless...it cools high.This spare, poetic picture book follows a group of kids as they move through all the different phases of the water cycle. From rain to fog to snow to mist,...
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The Magical Crafts Fairies #4: Josie the Jewelry Fairy

Daisy Meadows · Scholastic Paperbacks
Format: Print book

These fairies are crafty!Rainspell Island is hosting an Arts and Crafts Week. Rachel and Kirsty can't wait to try all the different creative activities! But Jack Frost has other plans. He likes making chaos more than making art.Josie the Jewelry Fairy's beaded ribbon is gone--and...
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Super Simple No-Bake Cookies: Easy Cookie Recipes for Kids!

Alex Kuskowski · Abdo Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Get young bakers making their own treats with Super Simple No-Bake Cookies! Kids can follow the super simple recipes in this book to learn how to make chocolate-filled cookie pops, gooey smores bites and more. With simple text, how-to photos, and tricks and tips, cooking has never been...
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