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Ojibwe

Torren Ramsey · PowerKids Press
Pages: 32
Format:  Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats

32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
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What Were the Twin Towers?

Jim O'Connor · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Discover the true story of the Twin Towers - how they came to be the tallest buildings in the world and why they were destroyed.When the Twin Towers were built in 1973, they were billed as an architectural wonder. At 1,368 feet, they clocked in as the tallest buildings in the world and changed...
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Into the Wild (Warriors, Book 1)

Erin Hunter · Avon Books
Pages: 3
Format: Paperback

Join the legion of fans who have made Erin Hunter's Warriors series a #1 national bestseller! Epic adventures. Fierce Warrior cats. A thrilling fantasy world. It all begins here with Warriors #1: Into the Wild.For generations, four Clans of wild cats have shared the forest according to the laws...
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Henry and the Chalk Dragon

Jennifer Trafton · Rabbit Room Press

"A perfect title to hand to young readers looking for laughs along with a wild and crazy adventure." --School Library Journal (Starred) "Altogether, a delicious face-off between forces of conformity and creativity run amok, spiced with offbeat names as well as insights...
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Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus: An Origami Yoda Book

Tom Angleberger · Amulet Books
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

The final Origami Yoda case file from the kids at McQuarrie Middle School! After successfully fighting to save their field trip in Princess Labelmaker to the Rescue!, Tommy and the gang prepare for a well-earned day of fun and adventure in Washington, DC . . . but of course it won't...
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Tugboats

Cari Meister · Jump!
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

In Tugboats, beginning readers will learn about the parts of a tugboat that allow it to move boats and freighters of much greater size. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage emergent readers as they discover the unique features of these machines.
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Nero: Ruthless Roman Emperor

Shalini Saxena · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Nero was the ruthless ruler who fiddled while Rome burned, or was he? The fifth Roman emperors reputation is unsavory at best. However, in this detailed biography, Neros reign is thoroughly examined, casting doubt on some of the criticisms of the leader. Readers will be fascinated by the machinations...
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Sports Media Relations

James Buckley Jr. · Mason Crest
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

How do athletes get into the spotlight? Often it is thanks to the expert work of someone just outside the spotlight. Media relations professionals are the behind-the-scenes connection between reporters, athletes, and fans. If you're an outgoing person with writing skills, this could...
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China

Nelson Yomtov · Childrens Pr
Pages: 144
Format: Library Binding

With the largest population of any country on Earth, China occupies a major position in the global community. With a history dating back thousands of years, it is also one of the worlds oldest civilizations. Readers will tour this geographically diverse nation from its most remote natural...
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Bully for You #3

Paul Tobin · Graphic Novels
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

With Zomboss's army on one side, and the Anti-Bully Squad army's on the other, Nate and Patrice must join forces with Crazy Dave to beat them ... but could Crazy Dave's ice cream obsession save the day? Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Spotlight is a division...
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The Truth About Stacey: Full-Color Edition

Ann M. Martin · GRAPHIX
Pages: 141
Format: Paperback

This graphic novel adapted by Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, is now available in full color! Poor Stacey. She just moved to a new town, is still coming to terms with her diabetes, and is facing baby-sitting problems left...
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Polaris

Michael Northrop · Scholastic Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Alone at sea, with only the stars to guide them...The proud sailing ship Polaris is on a mission to explore new lands, and its crew is eager to bring their discoveries back home. But when half the landing party fails to return from the Amazon jungle, the tensions lead to a bloody mutiny....
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Bedtime for Buzzy

T J HACKWORTH · DOWNTOWN & BROWN VENTURES
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

A young boy is playing with his toys and doesn't want to go to bed. He imagines his toys coming to life one by one, and they convince him that going to sleep is the best way to continue his adventures. As parents of young children know all too well, convincing a child that it is time to go to bed can sometimes...
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Free Throw Fail

JAKE MADDOX · Stone Arch Books
Pages: 96
Format: Library Binding

Jake's jump shot is as good as money in the bank, but when he heads to the foul line . . . clank! If Jake doesn't find a way to solve his free throw woes, his coach will have no choice but to put him on the pine. Will Jake nail it, or will he fail it?
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Prescription Drugs

Hilary W Poole · Mason Crest
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Drugs prescribed by doctors can save livesbut they can also destroy them if used incorrectly. This book looks at the various types of prescription drugs, including painkillers, ADHD medication, sleeping pills, and muscle relaxants, that can be tremendously helpful if used in the right context...
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