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Elders

Inbali Iserles · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Isla's search for her missing brother, Pirie, has brought her to the vast Wildlands. The forest is a treacherous place for a fox cub, but Isla is talented in foxcraft -- ancient arts of cunning known only to her kind.Skilled though she is, Isla's grasp of foxcraft is still new. And she's...
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Living Fossils: Clues to the Past

Caroline Arnold · Charlesbridge
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

You haven't changed a bit! Living fossils, or modern-day animals that very closely resemble their ancient relatives. Meet the coelacanth, horseshoe crab, dragonfly, tuatara, nautilus, and Hula painted frog. All are living fossils. Why have they changed so little over time, while other...
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Rise of the Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel

MELISSA DE LA CRUZ · HARPERCOLLINS
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

In this follow up to New York Times #1 best sellers The Isle of the Lost and Return to the Isle of the Lost, Mal, Evie, Carlos, and Jay face their biggest challenge yet as a rotten villain from their past returns. They'll have to do everything in their power-good and evil-to keep Auradon...
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Von Miller and the Denver Broncos: Super Bowl 50

James Buckley Jr. · Bearport Publishing Company
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

The last time the Broncos were in the Super Bowl, star linebacker Von Miller had to watch from the sidelines because of an injured knee. Now his team had made it to the big game again . . . and Miller would not let this chance at a championship pass by. Facing the Carolina Panthers'...
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America's oddest landmarks

Sarah Machajewski · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 32
Format:  Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life

Kwame Alexander · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times Bestseller! You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life? What if we had our own rules of the game to help us get what...
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Dragon Captives

Lisa Mcmann · Aladdin
Pages: 419
Format: Hardcover

Ten years after Alex and Aaron Stowe brought peace to Quill and Artimé, their younger twin sisters journey beyond the islands in this first novel of a new sequel series to The Unwanteds, which Kirkus Reviews called "The Hunger Games meets Harry Potter."Identical twins Fifer...
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Animal Athletics

Isabel Thomas · Heinemann Raintree
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Who would win the Olympic gold medals if all the competitors were animals? Each book in the series covers a different type of Olympic sport, while each chapter looks at a different event. Primarily intended as high-interest reads, the books contain animal-related curriculum information,...
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I Like French Bulldogs!

Linda Bozzo · Enslow Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Author Linda Bozzo and the American Canine Association provide young readers with accessible information, fun facts, and adorable full-color photos of French bulldogs. Students will learn whether a puppy or adult dog is right for them, what to feed it, and how to keep it clean and healthy....
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Star Wars The Force Awakens Junior Novel

Disney Book Group. · Disney Lucasfilm Pr, 2015.
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Junior novel tie-in to feature film.
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The Warden's Daughter

Jerry Spinelli · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 343
Format: Print book

From Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli (Maniac Magee, Stargirl) comes the "moving and memorable" (Kirkus Reviews, starred) story of a girl searching for happiness inside the walls of a prison. Cammie O'Reilly lives at the Hancock County Prison--not as a prisoner, she's the warden's...
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Minecraft: Guide to Combat

Josh Gregory · Cherry Lake Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

With more than 100 million players around the world, Minecraft is one of the most popular video games of all time. Its unique design encourages players to use their creativity and problem solving skills to build entire worlds from scratch. In this book, readers will learn everything they...
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When My Sister Started Kissing

Helen Frost · Farrar
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Claire and Abi have always loved their summers at the lake house, but this year, everything's different. Dad and Pam, their stepmom, are expecting a new baby, and they've cleared out all of Mom's belongings to make room. And last summer, Abi was looking at boys, but this summer,...
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Jason, the Argonauts, and the Golden Fleece: An Interactive Mythological Adventure

B A Hoena · Capstone Press
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

You are the mighty Greek hero Jason. Along with your crew of argonauts, you are setting sail in search of the Golden Fleece. But your journey will not be easy. Sea monsters, powerful witches, and deadly beasts stand in your way. Can you survive and bring the Golden Fleece back to your kingdom?...
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Animal Gymnastics

Isabel Thomas · Heinemann Raintree
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Who would win the Olympic gold medals if all the competitors were animals? Each book in the series covers a different type of Olympic sport, while each chapter looks at a different event. Primarily intended as high-interest reads, the books contain information relating to biology, and allow...
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