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Tales of a Sixth-Grade Muppet

Kirk Scroggs · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

On a scale of one to ten, sixth-grader Danvers Blickensderfer's life is a solid minus two. But he really hits rock bottom when he auditions for the local talent show: his death-defying hula-hooping-ninja tribute to Gonzo the Great is beat out by the world's most obnoxious middle...
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How Does It Work?

Dru Hunter · Creative Education
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

A narration of the origins, advancements, and future of the physical sciences, including chemistry and physics, and the ways in which scientists utilize the scientific method to explore questions.
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Discovering Planets and Moons

Applesauce Press · Applesauce Press
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

With a unique glow-in-the dark tactile book cover that recreates the cratered surface of the moon, DISCOVERING PLANETS AND MOONS is the ultimate guide to the most fascinating features of our solar system.Blast off into outer space with DISCOVERINGS PLANETS AND MOONS! From the icy outer...
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Spirit Animals: Book 2: Hunted

Maggie Stiefvater · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 185
Format: Hardcover

The adventure continues in this second book in the New York Times bestselling series.

In the world of Erdas, only a rare few are able to summon a spirit animal in the way Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan have. The bond they share with their animals is a partnership that allows them...
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Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 1: The Sword of Summer

Rick Riordan · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 512
Format: Print book

Magnus Chase has always been a troubled kid. Since his mother's mysterious death, he's lived alone on the streets of Boston, surviving by his wits, keeping one step ahead of the police and the truant officers.

One day, he's tracked down by an uncle he barely knows-a man his mother...
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Art as Science (Shockwave: Science in Practice)

Christine Fleming · Children's Press
Pages: 36
Format: Library Binding

Check it out! Shocker facts, word stunners, and bite-sized bits of seriously strange information shake up reading interest in the Shockwave - the exciting new series that serves up the world's most extreme science and history for readers to discover.
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Castles

Deborah Murrell · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Describes the history of castles in medieval Europe, including how they were built, their different parts, and elements of castle warfare.
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City of the rats

Emily Rodda · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 132
Format: Paperback

Lief, Barda, and Jasmine have succeeded in finding the golden topaz and the great ruby gems of the magic Belt of Deltora. The gems have strengthened them and given them courage to move on to find the third stone. But none of them knows the horrors that await them in the forbidden City of the Rats...
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Bears

Jen Green · Amicus
Format: Print book

"Bears are the largest meat-eating animals that live on land. They are incredibly strong and can be bad tempered if disturbed." Read more about some of the world's most amazing and fascinating animals in this exciting eight book series --This text refers to the Hardcover...
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The Bicycle Spy

Yona Zeldis McDonough · Scholastic Press
Pages: 197
Format: Hardcover

Marcel loves riding his bicycle, whether he's racing through the streets of his small town in France or making bread deliveries for his parents' bakery. He dreams of someday competing in the Tour de France, the greatest bicycle race. But ever since Germany's occupation of France began two years...
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Jason and the golden fleece

Susan K Baumann · PowerKids Press
Format:  Book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats

In ancient times, the Greeks believed that the gods came to Earth disguised as animals and people. The ancient Greeks made up stories about these gods and the humans that surrounded them. We call these stories myths. Myths often tell us about the adventures of heroes. The story of Jason...
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Be a Citizen Scientist!

Michael Rajczak · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Citizen science, when scientists need observations from ordinary people to build a database and complete research, is hot right now in many science fields. Climate change, migration patterns, plant growth, population changes, and more require an all-hands-on-deck approach to data gathering...
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Ghosts

Raina Telgemeier · Graphix
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Catrina and her family are moving to the coast of Northern California because her little sister, Maya, is sick. Cat isn't happy about leaving her friends for Bahía de la Luna, but Maya has cystic fibrosis and will benefit from the cool, salty air that blows in from the sea. As the girls...
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