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Sharks Lived with the Dinosaurs!

Jill Keppeler · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Sharks are among Earths oldest creatures. They appeared at least 420 million years agothats 200 million years before the first dinosaurs! These organisms were quite different than the ferocious marine predators we know today. Readers will love learning about these aquatic animals and how scientists...
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Middle School: Just My Rotten Luck

James Patterson · Little, Brown and Company, 2015.
Pages: 301
Format: Print book

TOUCHDOWN! James Patterson will have kids busting out laughing as they follow lovable bad-boy Rafe's struggles to score big on the field--and in the social scene! In this seventh Middle School episode, Rafe heads back to the place his misadventures began: the dreaded Hills Village Middle...
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The Case of the Three Rings

John R. Erickson · Maverick Books
Format: Print book

The Case of the Three Rings
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Basketball's Greatest Records

Ryan Nagelhout · PowerKids Press
Format: Hardcover

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored 38,387 points during his professional basketball career! Readers discover this and many other fascinating facts as they explore the history of basketball and its most impressive records. From points to blocks, the fundamentals of the sport are explained in a creative...
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The Cheese Experiment

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 103
Format: Print book

When the quest to find a cure to an epidemic targeting the citizens of New Mouse City is sabotaged, Geronimo Stilton must figure out who's behind it all before he ends up covered in blue spots too.
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Chasing Butterfree: Unofficial Adventures for Pokémon GO Players, Book Three

Alex Polan · SKY PONY PR
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

On a trip to the zoo, Team Mystic encounters plenty of rare Pokémon. There are Abras, Mankeys, and Butterfree everywhere, not to mention a gazillion PokéStops. How lucky can a group of Pokémon GO players be?Then Gianna loses her lucky Pokémon-catching cap, and their fortunes take a turn...
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How to Outrun a Crocodile When Your Shoes Are Untied

Jess Keating · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Format: Book

A 2015 Red Maple Award nominee! "A fun-filled, pitch-perfect book... about the perils of being 12 in a snake-eat-snake world." —Kirkus Starred Review Ana Wright's social life is now officially on the endangered list: she lives in a zoo (umm, elephant droppings!?),...
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American Girl: Contemporary MG Series 1, Novel 1

Kellen Hertz · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Tenney's biggest dream is to share what's in her heart through music. Little does she know, she's about to get the opportunity of a lifetime. In this first book, Tenney gets invited to perform solo at Nashville's famed Bluebird Cafe and the pressure is on to write the song that will show...
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Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions

Chris Barton · Charlesbridge
Pages: 32
Format: Audiobook

A cool idea with a big splash You know the Super Soaker. It's one of top twenty toys of all time. And it was invented entirely by accident. Trying to create a new cooling system for refrigerators and air conditioners, impressive inventor Lonnie Johnson instead created the mechanics for the iconic...
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Goosebumps Most Wanted Special Edition #1: Zombie Halloween

R.L. Stine · Scholastic Paperbacks

The infamous, Most Wanted Goosebumps characters are out on the loose and after you. Just in time for Halloween, a super special edition!Kenny Manzetti was the new kid in town. His family moved back in to an old house to help take care of his grandfather. Everyone in his new neighborhood...
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A Smart Girl's Guide: Manners

Nancy Holyoke · American Girl Publishing,
Pages: 127
Format: Paperback

Discover the new and improved guide to all things manners! With updated content and fun illustrations, this title is more relevant than ever. As a comprehensive manners guide, girls will learn proper etiquette for everyday events and tricky social situations. This guide is also filled with...
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Woodstock: Master of Disguise: A Peanuts Collection

Charles M. Schulz · Andrews McMeel Publishing
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Do a happy dance for another AMP! Comics for Kids Peanuts collection!Woodstock might be the smallest of all the Peanuts gang, but he's got a lot to say, even if Snoopy is the only one who understands him. That's because Snoopy is Woodstock's "Friend of Friends," and together...
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Spiders Lived with the Dinosaurs!

Tanya Dellaccio · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

Some spiders today are definitely scary. They might look hairy, have a poisonous bite, or especially long legs. But some spiders that lived during the age of the dinosaurs were really scaryand large! Yet, readers wont want to run away from the astonishing images and information in this...
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Pig Goat Banana Cricket : orgie borgie selfie simple-dee-doo!

Johnny Ryan; David Sacks ; Eric M Esquivel; Brianne Drouhard; Derek Fridolfs; All a · Papercutz
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

Four best friends with nothing in common embark on a series of adventures, from entering a photo contest to building a wife for Burgerstein.
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Spy Camp

Stuart Gibbs · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

In this follow-up to the Edgar-nominated Spy School, top-secret training continues into summer for aspiring spy Ben Ripley—and so does the danger. Ben Ripley is a middle-schooler whose school is not exactly average—hes spent the last year training to be a top-level spy and dodging all sorts...
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