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The Young Chef: Recipes and Techniques for Kids Who Love to Cook
The Young Chef: Recipes and Techniques for Kids Who Love to Cook

Mark Ainsworth · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 191
Format: Print book

Learn how to cook and think like a chef from the best of the best - the experts at The Culinary Institute of America Aspiring chefs turn to The Culinary Institute of America for top-tier training - and now younger cooks can too. Coauthored by chef-instructor (and parent) Mark Ainsworth,...
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Molly & Pim and the Millions of Stars
Molly & Pim and the Millions of Stars

Martine Murray · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

For fans of Katherine Rundell's Rooftoppers comes a story about mothers and daughters and magical trees that Rebecca Stead calls "an utter delight." All Molly wants is to be normal like her friend Ellen Palmer. Ellen, with her neat braids and a tidy house and a mother and father...
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When the Sky Breaks: Hurricanes, Tornadoes, and the Worst Weather in the World
When the Sky Breaks: Hurricanes, Tornadoes, and the Worst Weather in the World

Simon Winchester · Viking Children'S Books
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

New York Times bestselling author Simon Winchester looks at which way the wind blows in this exciting book about giant storms.Simon Winchester is an avid weather watcher. He's scanned the skies in Oklahoma, waiting for the ominous "finger" of a tornado to touch the Earth....
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The Baker Street Peculiars
The Baker Street Peculiars

Roger Langridge · Kaboom
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

The Baker Street Peculiars is a supernatural twist on the beloved world of Sherlock Holmes.When a giant lion statue in Trafalgar Square comes to life and wreaks havoc on 1930s London, it seems like the perfect case for the world's most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes. With an overwhelmed...
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The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones
The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones

Wendelin Van Draanen Parsons · Alfred A Knopf
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Award-winning author Wendelin Van Draanen gives us a brilliantly fresh and funny story about a boy learning to become the brave hero of his own life. Perfect for fans of Counting by 7s and The Fourteenth Goldfish. My secret life is filled with psychic vampires, wheelchair zombies, chain-rattlin'...
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology: Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses
National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology: Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses

Blake Hoena · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Book

National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, African cultures, and more....
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Short
Short

Holly Goldberg Sloan · Dial Books for Young Readers
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

In this heartwarming and funny middle-grade novel by the New York Times bestselling author of Counting by 7s, Julia grows into herself while playing a Munchkin in The Wizard of Oz Julia is very short for her age, but by the end of the summer run of The Wizard of Oz, she'll realize how big she is inside,...
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Tales From the Arabian Nights: Stories of Adventure, Magic, Love, and Betrayal
Tales From the Arabian Nights: Stories of Adventure, Magic, Love, and Betrayal

Donna Jo Napoli · Natl Geographic
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Classic stories and dazzling illustrations of princesses, kings, sailors, and genies come to life in a stunning retelling of the Arabian folk tales from One Thousand and One Nights and other collections, including those of Aladdin, Sinbad the Sailor, and Al Baba and the Forty Thieves....
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Dear Dumb Diary #10: The Worst Things in Life Are Also Free
Dear Dumb Diary #10: The Worst Things in Life Are Also Free

Jim Benton · Scholastic
Pages: 148
Format: Paperback

Bestselling author Jamie Kelly is back with an all-new, all-funny diary! But she has no idea that anybody is reading it. So please, please, please don't tell her.School's out for the summer, and that means no more Meat Loaf Thursdays, Sunday homework-cramming, or teachers (way...
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Zoo Workers
Zoo Workers

Richard Alexander · PowerKids Press
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Working at a zoo is a great career path for someone who loves animals and isnt afraid of hands-on work. Through engaging text and fun fact boxes, readers discover what zoo workers do and how a person can prepare for a career in this field. Additional information is provided in a clear graphic...
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