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GUM GIRL #3

Rhode Montijo · Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

Gabby Gomez knows she needs to come clean with her family about her secret identity. But just as she works up the courage, trouble pops up again as Ninja-Rina twirls onto the scene! Has Gum Girl finally met her match? Is Ninja-Rina tutu much to handle?Buckle up for more flavored-packed...
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DK findout! Pirates

Dk. · Dk Publishing
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Meet swashbuckling pirates in DK findout! Pirates and see how they really lived out on the high seas. Discover the truth behind the myths, and tease out the facts from the fiction.DK findout! Pirates takes you on board a pirate ship and shows you what they ate, the rules they followed,...
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Robots Rule the School

Ada Hopper · Little Simon
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

In the fourth DATA Set adventure, the DATA Set race to deprogram an army of robots before they take over Newtonberg Elementary School.One morning, Mrs. Bell, the science teacher, challenges the students to invent their own robots. The class builds their best creations and on presentation...
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Stanley's Diner

William Bee · Peachtree Publishers, 2014. ©2014
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Eggs and pancakes, coming right up! Stanley is cooking for all the hungry customers who come into his diner, while Hattie takes their orders. Then Stanley serves up a special cake-but whose birthday are they celebrating?
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Wampanoag

Katie Lajiness · ABDO Publishing Company
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

This title introduces readers to the Wampanoag people. Text covers traditional ways of life, including social structure, homes, food, art, clothing, and more. Also discussed is contact with Europeans, as well as how the people keep their culture alive today. Table of contents, map, fun facts,...
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Madeline Finn and the Library Dog

Lisa Papp · Peachtree Publishers
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Madeline Finn DOES NOT like to read.Not books.Not magazines.Not even the menu on the ice cream truck.But Madeline Finn DOES want a gold star from her teacher.Stars are for good readers.Stars are for understanding words.And saying them out loud.Fortunately, Madeline Finn meets Bonnie, a library...
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DK Readers L2: LEGO City: Heroes to the Rescue

Esther Ripley · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

Join the firefighters, paramedics, and police officers of LEGO® City as they race to save the day! Featuring an exciting range of brand-new 2016 minifigures and sets, this well-loved LEGO theme will capture kids' imagination as they begin to read.Nonfiction narratives packed with fascinating...
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The Man Who Lost His Head

Claire Huchet Bishop · NYR Children's Collection
Format: Print book

It’s bad news when you wake up in the morning and find you’ve lost your head, especially if it’s an especially agreeable and handsome head, but there you go, such things happen. In any case, the man who loses his head in The Man Who Lost His Head isn’t about to grin...
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The Bee Book

CHARLOTTE MILNER · DK Children
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Explore the secret world of bees: how they live, how they work, how they support each other and their hive.DK's The Bee Book is a wonderful introduction to the humble honeybee: nature's hardest worker, and much more than just a provider of honey! Bees are incredibly industrious,...
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Duck, Duck, Dinosaur: Perfect Pumpkin

Kallie George · HarperCollins Publishers
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Feather, Flap, and Spike are on the hunt for the perfect pumpkin to decorate in this sweet story about autumn fun.Spike thinks all the pumpkins they find are perfect, indeed: for juggling, leaping over, and bowling! But what will they do when Spike accidentally squishes all the perfect...
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Dory Dory Black Sheep

Abigail Hanlon · Dial
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Dory the rascal turns learning to read into a hilarious adventure through the power of imagination Ever since Dory met Rosabelle, a real true friend whose imagination and high spirits match her own, school has been pretty good. But now the class is learning to read, and it's proving...
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Barack Obama: Groundbreaking President

Jodie Shepherd · Children's Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Meet Barack Obama. Our countrys first African-American President is getting ready to leave office after two terms. This book offers a look back at Obamas road to the highest office in the landand provides an overview of some of his greatest accomplishments as chief executive.
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The Ugly Five

Julia Donaldson · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Meet Wildebeest, Warthog, Spotted Hyena, Lappet-Faced Vulture, and Marabou Stork. On the African savannah, they're known as the Ugly Five, but for all their bumps and bristles, these animals are just as lovable and intriguing as their more celebrated counterparts. Told in Julia Donaldson's...
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