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Break the ice! ; Everest saves the day

Courtney Carbone · Random House Children's Books
Pages: 24

In the first tale, the pups help a baby whale who's trapped in the ice. In the second one, Everest saves the day when Jake finds himself in trouble in the ice fields.
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Lola Levine Meets Jelly and Bean

Monica Brown · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

The Levines are finally getting a pet--a furry one that is. They are excited about adopting a kitty they name Jelly, but they don't get very far in the process when Ben starts sneezing. Oh no, he's allergic Lola is devastated and sets out to find Jelly a good home. Luckily, Lola...
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Mother Bruce

Ryan T. Higgins · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Bruce the bear likes to keep to himself. That, and eat eggs. But when his hard-boiled goose eggs turn out to be real, live goslings, he starts to lose his appetite. And even worse, the goslings are convinced he's their mother. Bruce tries to get the geese to go south, but he can't seem...
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Honestly, Our Music Stole the Show!: The Story of the Bremen Town Musicians as Told by the Donkey

Jessica Gunderson · Picture Window Books
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

They blew their audition . . . and became accidental heroes! Settle in for a listen as the donkey shares the Bremen Town musicians' rags-to-riches fairy tale with a pitch-perfect twist.
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Maya Angelou

Lisbeth Kaiser · Frances Lincoln Children's Bks
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream. The book follows Maya Angelou, from her early traumatic...
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Before Morning

Joyce Sidman · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

There are planes to fly and buses to catch, but a child uses the power of words, in the form of an invocation, to persuade fate to bring her family a snow day - a day slow and unhurried enough to spend at home together. In a spare text that reads as pure song and illustrations...
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Misunderstood Shark

AME DYCKMAN · Orchard Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Every beachgoer knows that there's nothing more terrifying than a... SHARRRK! But this shark is just misunderstood, or is he? In a wholly original, side-splittingly funny story, New York Times bestselling author Ame Dyckman and illustrator Scott Magoon take this perennial theme and turn...
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National Geographic Readers: Helen Keller

Kitson Jazynka · Natl Geographic
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Readers will be inspired by the amazing story of Helen Keller in this informative biography. They will learn all about her life, her achievements, and the challenges she faced along the way. The Level 2 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for independent readers.
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Keena Ford and the field trip mix-up

Melissa Thomson; Frank Morrison · Puffin Books
Format: Paperback

Keena and her second-grade class go on a field trip to the United States Capitol where they meet a congressman and Keena makes a big impression, which she documents in her new journal.
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The Bad Guys in Attack of the Zittens

Aaron Blabey · Turtleback Books
Pages: 144
Format: Library Binding

It's a zombie kitten apocalypse! Can the Bad Guys save the world from evil Dr. Marmalade's meowing monsters?!? They'll need help from foxy Agent Fox, a swampy secret zombie antidote, and the feistiest, toothiest, hungriest granny around. Get ready to watch the fur fly!
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Who Are Government's Leaders?

Jennifer Boothroyd · Lerner Publications
Format: Print book

Who are the leaders of our government? What do they do? How do they become government leaders? Accessible text and explanatory photos help students understand key concepts about the role of different government leaders.
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Where Will I Live?

Rosemary A McCarney · Second Story Press
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

This stunning photo essay takes a look at the thousands of children around the world who have been forced to flee war, terror, hunger and natural disasters, young refugees on the move with very little left except questions. It's hard to imagine, but the images here will help unaffected...
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Magic Molly

Marty Kelley · Picture Window Books
Pages: 56
Format: Library Binding

Molly decides she wants to be a famous magician, but there's one problem-she doesn't know any REAL magic tricks. An old magic kit in the attic may do just the trick! Will Molly make REAL magic? Or will her magic fizzle?
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Goldie Blox Rules the School!

Random House. · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 124
Format: Paperback

An original chapter-book series featuring the characters from GoldieBlox!This all-new chapter-book series based on the successful toy line focuses on Goldie Blox's mission to encourage girls to roll up their sleeves and get building! When Goldie Blox accidentally blows off the roof of her school,...
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