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Star Wars Rebels: Kanan's Jedi Training

Elizabeth Schaefer · Leveled Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Kanan teaches Ezra how to be a Jedi. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Spotlight is a division of ABDO.
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Machines on the Farm

Teddy Borth · Abdo Kids
Format: Book

This title introduces little readers to machines they might find on the farm. Complete with a More Facts section and bolded glossary terms. Readers will gather basic information about farm machines through easy-to-read, simple text alongside beautiful full-bleed photographs. Aligned to Common...
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High-Tech Ninja Heroes

Michael Petranek · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

See how six teenage ninja came together to save Ninjago City from Lord Garmadon and his army of Sharkmen, as told by Master Wu himself! With full-color images from the film and one sheet of stickers.The LEGO(R) NINJAGO(R) Movie(TM) hits theaters September 22nd 2017, with an all-star...
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Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh

Sally M Walker · Henry Holt
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear at a train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry was a veterinarian. But he was also a soldier in training during World War I. Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town, and he brought her along to the military...
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Dance

Carol Thompson · Childs Play Intl Ltd
Pages: 12
Format: Hardcover

We're amazing! We can dance, dress up, sing and make music. There's nobody quite like us! Enjoy the antics of this inclusive and diverse group of friends, as they celebrate the natural and boundless creativity to be found in every child.
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If Wendell Had a Walrus

Lori Mortensen · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this heartwarming story about friendship and imagination, a boy named Wendell dreams of getting a pet walrus. Together, they'd ride bikes, tell jokes, and have a grand time. If only he could find one! But looking for a walrus turns out to be its own adventure, one with an unexpected...
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Ned the Knitting Pirate

Diana Murray · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

The crew of the pirate ship the Rusty Heap are a fearsome bunch! They're tougher than gristle and barnacle grit. They heave and they ho and they swab and they . . . knit? Well, one of them does, at least! Unfortunately for Ned, his knitting doesn't go over well with the captain and crew....
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Poop Power

Ellen Lawrence · Bearport Publishing
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

How is yak dung turned into fuel for cooking in Tibet? Can manure from dairy farms really be used to produce electricity? And could your car one day be powered by your own family's poop? With plenty of poop being produced every day, many people around the world are using this unwanted...
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Little Ducks Go

Emily Arnold McCully · Holiday House
Format: Hardcover

Six little ducks are whisked down a storm drain, and its up to Mother Duck to get them safely back home in this adorable story from a Caldecott-winning artist.
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Ms. Frizzle's Adventures: Imperial China (From the Creator of the Magic School Bus)

Joanna Cole · Scholastic Press
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

There's no denying the Frizzle magic, and the zany teacher is at her best as she journeys to ancient China. Full of historical and cultural facts, the book is a learning adventure - and a lot of fun.Is it magic? Ms. Frizzle, Wanda, and Arnold simply duck under the dragon at the local...
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Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets: A Muslim Book of Shapes

Hena Khan · Chronicle Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From a crescent moon to a square garden to an octagonal fountain, this breathtaking picture book celebrates the shapes - and traditions - of the Muslim world. Sure to inspire questions and observations about world religions and cultures, Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets is equally at home...
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Xoloitzcuintli

Kristin Petrie · Checkerboard Library
Format: Print book

24 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
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The Story of Diva and Flea

Mo Willems · Disney Hyperion Books
Pages: 65
Format: Print book

Diva, a small yet brave dog, and Flea, a curious streetwise cat, develop an unexpected friendship in this unforgettable tale of discovery.For as long as she could remember, Diva lived at 11 avenue Le Play in Paris, France. For as long as he could remember, Flea also lived in Paris, France-but...
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Hammerhead Sharks

Leo Statts · Abdo Zoom
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Provides a basic introduction to hammerhead sharks, describing their physical characteristics, habitat, behaviors, and life cycle.
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The Antlered Ship

Dashka Slater · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

An inquisitive fox sets off on a seafaring voyage with a crew of deer and pigeons in this enchanting tale of friendship and adventure.Marco the fox has a lot of questions, like: how deep does the sun go when it sinks into the sea? And why do birds have such lizardy feet? But none of the other...
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