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Bella Tabbypaw in Trouble

Daisy Meadows · Scholastic Paperbacks
Format: Paperback

From the mind of Daisy Meadows comes a new fantasy world, with the same great magical voice as Rainbow Magic but brand-new adventures!Best friends Jess and Lily visit Friendship Forest, where animals can talk and magic exists!The girls can't wait to have a sleepover in Friendship Forest!...
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Woodpeckers

Kate Riggs · Creative Education
Format: Hardcover

"A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of woodpeckers, nature's drummers. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how woodpeckers take good care of their young"--
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Mother Teresa

Emma E Haldy · Cherry Lake Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

The My Itty-Bitty Bio series are biographies for the earliest readers. This book examines the life of Mother Teresa in a simple, age-appropriate way that will help children develop word recognition and reading skills. Includes a timeline and other informative backmatter.
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Superworm

Julia Donaldson · Arthur A. Levine Books
Format: Hardcover

A wacky and fun new adventure from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, starring a truly unforgettable hero!

Toad in trouble? Beetle in a jam? Never fear -- Superworm is here! And he's wiggling to the rescue!

But when Superworm is captured by a wicked Wizard Lizard, will his friends...
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A Short History of Thanksgiving

Sally Lee · Capstone Press
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Young readers learn about the early traditions which have led to our present-day celebration of Thanksgiving.
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Octopuses

Kate Riggs · Creative Education/Creative Paperbacks
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

The popular Seedlings series offers irresistible introductions to animals, birds, sea life, insects, eco systems, and an array of transporation. Written in a friendly voice, filled with dynamic photos, and featuring text crafted for the youngest of readers, these books spotlight the bodies,...
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Curious George Discovers the Senses

H. A. Rey · Harcourt Brace and Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A hole in the roof means George and the man with the yellow hat have to sleep in the living room while their bedrooms are being repaired. But their adventure quickly turns into a disaster when George's nightly trips to the kitchen keep his friend awake at night. Can George use his other...
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Chefs

Cari Meister · Jump!
Format: Hardcover

In Chefs, early readers will learn about the different kinds of chefs and what they do. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they discover what a chefs job is like.,
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Introducing South America

Anita Ganeri · Heinemann
Format: Print book

How many countries are in South America? Where is the world's tallest waterfall? How long is the Amazon River? This book answers these questions and more as it introduces young readers to the continent of South America through age-appropriate maps, engaging photographs, and simple text....
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Dance Class #7: School Night Fever

Beka · Papercutz
Pages: 45
Format: Hardcover

The national competition is coming up fast, and Julie, Lucie, and Alia will need all their skills, all their poise, and a lot of grit and determination to get their routine in perfect shape. The always jealous, ever-scheming Carla is trying to sabotage everything again, but the girls are used...
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Luna & Me: The True Story of a Girl Who Lived in a Tree to Save a Forest

Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw · Henry Holt and Co.
Format: Hardcover

Once there was a redwood tree--one of the world's largest and tallest trees, and one of the oldest. And once, born nearly a thousand years after the tree first took root, there was a girl named Julia, who was called Butterfly. When exploring her beloved forest, Butterfly wandered into...
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Carnival Capers!

Eric Esquivel · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

It's summer in Gotham City, and Batman treats Robin, Beast Boy, and Starfire (the Teen Titans) to a day at the new Gotham City Carnival in return for their excellent grades. Little do they know that the carnival is a trap set by The Joker and his friends! It's up to Aquaman, Batman,...
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Diplodocus

Grace Hansen · Abdo Kids Jumbo
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

This title will help readers discover Diplodocus dinosaurs that lived in the late Jurassic period around 150 million years ago. Each title is complete with cool realistic illustrations, photographs of fossils, and a map of where Diplodocus fossils have been found. Aligned to Common Core...
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Sleepover party.

Dorling Kindersley Inc. · DK Publishing
Format: Print book

Full of slumber party ideas for girls, this book guides party hosts from planning to clean up.
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Georgia: The Peach State

Lisa Owings · Bellwether Media
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Historically, farming has played a major role in Georgias economy. The state is known best for its crops of cotton, peanuts, and peaches. Today Georgia is an economic leader in the South, with Atlanta acting as a center for trade and finance. See how life in Georgia varies from city to countryside...
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