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Marine Ecosystems

Tammy Gagne · 12-Story Library
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Offers 12 fascinating facts about the worlds oceans and seas. From the coral reefs and lagoons to salt marshes and estuaries, full-color spreads highlight the key features of the worlds largest ecosystems.
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The Magician's Nephew, Collector's Edition

C. S. Lewis · HarperCollins
Format: Paperback

A full-color paperback edition of The Magician's Nephew, book one in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. This edition is complete with full-color cover and interior art by the original illustrator, Pauline Baynes.On a daring quest to save a life, two friends are hurled...
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Mary Anne Saves the Day: Full-Color Edition

Ann M Martin · Graphix
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Kristy, Mary Anne, Claudia, and Stacey are best friends and founding members of The Baby-sitters Club. Whatever comes up -- cranky toddlers, huge dogs, scary neighbors, prank calls -- you can count on them to save the day. Baby-sitting isn't always easy, and neither is dealing with strict...
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The 60's: Mods & Hippies

Joanna Hashagen · Gareth Stevens Pub
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Focuses on fashion during the 1960s while charting the rise of pop music, the birth of mods and hippies, and the impact of the boutique on couture.
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The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp

Kathi Appelt · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 326
Format: Hardcover

Meet Bingo and J'miah, raccoon brothers on a mission to save Sugar Man Swamp in this National Book Award finalist from Newbery Honoree Kathi Appelt.

Raccoon brothers Bingo and J'miah are the newest recruits of the Official Sugar Man Swamp Scouts. The opportunity to serve the Sugar...
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Skywalkers: Mohawk Ironworkers Build the City

David Weitzman · Flash Point; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Skyscrapers define the American city. Through a narrative text and gorgeous historical photographs David Weitzman explores Native American history and the evolution of structural engineering and architecture, illuminating the Mohawk ironworkers who risked their lives to build our cities...
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The Gates

John Connolly · Atria Books; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

Young Samuel Johnson and his dachshund Boswell are trying to show initiative by trick-or-treating a full three days before Halloween. Which is how they come to witness strange goings-on at 666 Crowley Avenue. The Abernathys don't mean any harm by their flirtation with the underworld....
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The Unfinished Angel

Sharon Creech · HarperCollins
Format: Print book

Peoples are strange! The things they are doing and saying - sometimes they make no sense. Did their brains fall out of their heads? And why so much saying, so much talking all the time day and night, all those words spilling out of those mouths? Why so much? Why don't they be quiet?In...
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Point-Blank Paintball

Scott Ciencin · Stone Arch Books
Format: Print book

Peter and Noah Eccleston are identical twins, so it's no surprise they make the perfect paintball teammates. But when Coach Patterson offers them a chance to compete for a single spot on his elite paintball team, the brothers turn on each other. With markers blazing, the twins cut down...
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Forbidden Sea

Sheila A. Nielson · Scholastic Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A mermaid haunts Adrianne's dreams . . . is she coming to warn her, save her, or drag her down into the depths of the briny sea forever?When Adrianne comes face-to-face with the mermaid of Windwaithe Island, of whom she has heard terrible stories all her life, she is convinced the mermaid...
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Prehistoric Beasts

Andrew Goldsmith · Bearport Publishing

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Judy Moody Goes to College

Megan McDonald · Candlewick; 1 Reissue edition
Format: Hardcover

It's her funniest adventure yet! A few sessions with a college-age math tutor turn Judy into a jargon-spouting polygon princess. Crucial!Judy Moody is in a mood. Not a good mood. And definitely NOT a math mood. The substitute teacher in Class 3T thinks Judy's math skills need improving....
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Medieval Punishment and Torture

Stephen Currie · Referencepoint Press
Format: Hardcover

Describes medieval European concepts of what behavior was criminal and discusses methods of obtaining convictions, prisons, painful and humiliating punishments, and forms of execution.
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Scholastic Year In Sports 2010

James Buckley Jr · Scholastic Reference; Original edition
Format: Book

This brand-new full-color SCHOLASTIC YEAR IN SPORTS almanac will keep kids informed of the newest stats and hottest stars.This must-have sports almanac will tell kids everything they want and need to know about the previous year in sports Fall 08 through Summer 09. It includes major sports...
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