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Gabby Garcia's Ultimate Playbook

IVA MARIE PALMER · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Dear fans of Dork Diaries and Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life - meet your new favorite kid-next-door hero! Gabby Garcia an overly confident baseball-obsessed sport nut who's going to win your heart.If life were a baseball game, all-star pitcher Gabby Garcia would be having her Best....
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Experiments with Sound and Light

Chris Oxlade; John Farndon · PowerKids Press
Format: Hardcover

Sound and light arent just sensations picked up by our sensestheyre examples of science at work in the wonderful world around us! Budding scientists will delight in the texts age-appropriate experiments, which are made easy through step-by-step instructions and photos. Each experiment is accompanied...
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Kristen Rajczak · PowerKids Press
Format:  Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats

What animal has a jellylike body, long tentacles, and the power to stop a persons heart? Its the jellyfish, and these adaptations have helped it survived over hundreds of millions of years. Readers will learn all about these living fossilsfrom their life cycle to their habitatsand how those...
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Jason Reynolds · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

A National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature. Ghost wants to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle school track team, but his past is slowing him down in this first electrifying novel of a brand-new series from Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award-winning author Jason...
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Fluffy Strikes Back

Ashley Spires · Kids Can Press
Pages: 72
Format: Paperback

Fluffy Vandermere, the cat sergeant in charge of P.U.R.S.T. (Pets of the Universe Ready for Space Travel) , works tirelessly to protect the world from alien (aka bug) domination. It's a big job. ?The whole planet is Fluffy's space station. All the people in the world are his humans....
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Savannah the Zebra Fairy: A Rainbow Magic Book

Daisy Meadows · Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition

Savannah the zebra fairy needs Rachel and Kirsty's help to find a missing baby zebra before it ends up in Jack Frost's icy zoo.
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Sleeping Beauty, Magic Master: A Graphic Novel

Stephanie True Peters · Stone Arch Books
Pages: 33
Format: Library Binding

In a faraway land, a princess named Aurora lives in a castle, honing her enchantments amid a slumbering kingdom! When the princess was just a baby, a wicked fairy cursed the realm with unending sleep. But a kind fairy had her own spell to cast -- she saved the newborn and granted the girl...
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Amphitrite the Bubbly

Joan Holub · Aladdin Paperbacks
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

A new mergirl shows up at Mount Olympus Academy - and Poseidon just might be her perfect match in this seventeenth Goddess Girls adventure.Amphitrite is a mergirl with a big crush on Poseidon - but will his quirks make her fall out of like?
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Out of Abaton, Book 1 The Wooden Prince

John Claude Bemis · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 313
Format: Paperback

The automa Pinocchio has always been duty-bound to serve in the floating palace of Venice's emperor. So when Pinocchio finds himself locked in a trunk and delivered to a new master-a wanted criminal and alchemist named Geppetto-he is curious about everything around him. But most curious...
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Rescue Rebellion

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic
Pages: 113
Format: Print book

Geronimo Stilton meets outer space in this cosmically fun spin-off series!Geronimo Stiltonix and his crew head to the planet Jurassix to warn its inhabitants of a giant comet heading straight toward them! But the creatures there turn out to be ferocious, dinosaur-like beasts . . . who like...
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Seven Dead Pirates

Linda Bailey · Tundra Books
Pages: 296
Format: Print book

Lewis Dearborn is a lonely, anxious, "terminally shy" boy of eleven when his great-grandfather passes away and leaves Lewis's family with his decaying seaside mansion. Lewis is initially delighted with his new bedroom, a secluded tower in a remote part of the house. Then he discovers...
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Wil Mara · Children's Press
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

A long, narrow country located along the northern edge of Scandinavia, Norway has been home to humans for thousands of years. Over this time, the people of Norway have developed rich cultural traditions that continue to this day. Readers will travel through time to get an up-close view...
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Big bulldozers

Amy Hayes · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 24
Format:  Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First EditionView all editions and formats

Learn all about bulldozers in this emerging readers book!
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A Wonderlandiful World

Shannon Hale · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

At Ever After High, everyone is expected to sign the Storybook of Legends, pledging to follow in their fairytale parent's footsteps. But when Raven Queen came along, things became fairy, fairy confusing. Now no one's destiny is certain, not even for the most royal of them all, Apple...
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Stinky Cecil in Terrarium Terror

Paige Braddock · Andrews Mcmeel Pub, 2016.
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Stinky Cecil is back in a hilarious new adventure!Cecil and his amphibian pals are taking a well-deserved break after saving their pond from freeway construction when a third-grade science class shows up for a field trip. The kids nab Cecil for their classroom terrarium! At first Cecil...
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