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Peyton Manning

Matt Scheff · Sportszone
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Chronicles the life and career of the NFL quarterback, from his childhood and family roots in football to his professional football accomplishments.
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The children of Willesden Lane : a true story of hope and survival during World War II

Mona Golabek · Little
Pages: 213

The true story of Lisa Jura, one of the thousands of Jewish children who survived World War II via the Kindertransport.
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Intro to Show Jumping

Sarah Aswell · Sportszone
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

This title explores everything a young horse lover would want to know about show jumping, from the history to the rules of the competition. The title features informative sidebars, exciting photos, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.
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Fresh Fish

Michael J Rosen · Creative Education
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

To some, fishing is a sport. To others, it is a relaxing pastime. To beginners, though, it can be just plain confusing! This new series seeks to guide novices through the basic dos and donts of fishing. From stocking a tackle box and baiting a hook to landing and cleaning a fish, young...
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Alabama

Jason Kirchner · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Take a trip through the Heart of Dixie! Learn about Alabama's geography, weather, history, people, and more in this book that's all about our 22nd state.
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One Trick Pony

Nathan Hale · Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 127
Format: Hardcover

The aliens have arrived. And they're hungry for electricity. In the Earth of the future, humans are on the run from an alien force - giant blobs who suck up electrical devices wherever they can find them. Strata and her family are part of a caravan of digital rescuers, hoping to keep the memory...
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The Haunter

R L Stine · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Most Wanted Goosebumps characters are out on the loose just in time for Halloween in a super special edition! Sammy Baker, 12, is a quiet kid who wishes he wasn't so shy and timid. He is frightened but eager to prove he can be brave. On Halloween night, he follows his friends to the Barlow...
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Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Calvin Cruz · Bellwether Media, Inc., 2016.
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

"Engaging images accompany information about the Chevrolet Corvette Z06. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--Provided by publisher.
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Sandro Boticelli

Mike Venezia
Format: Print book

Clever illustrations and story lines, together with full-color reproductions of Sandro Boticelli's actual works, give children a light yet realistic overview of this artist's life and style.
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12 Great Tips on Writing a Blog

Barbara Krasner · 12-Story Library
Pages: 32
Format: Print book


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Minecraft: Mobestiary

MOJANG AB. · Del Rey
Pages: 104
Format: Hardcover

With insider gaming info and tips, this is the official, definitive, fully illustrated guide to mobs - and how to outsmart them - in Minecraft.

Minecraft: Mobestiary reveals the secrets of every mob in the game. You'll find little-known facts about passive, neutral, hostile,...
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Carnival Magic

Amy Ephron · Philomel Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

This companion to Castle In the Mist features a mysterious carnival, an ominous psychic, and a wind that whisks Tess and Max away from their vacation in South Devon, England. Which fantastical world will they find this time?

Tess and Max are back in England for another summer...
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Spaniels, Retrievers, and Other Sporting Dogs

Tammy Gagne · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A German Shorthaired Pointers nose is always the same color as its coat. A Spinone Italiano drools a lot more than other dogs. Learn all about the characteristics of sporting dog breeds and much more! Packed with amazing photographs and fun facts, dog owners and fans will get an in-depth...
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Dragon's Green

Scarlett Thomas · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

The Neverending Story meets Jonathan Stroud's Bartimaeus trilogy in this first magical adventure in a new series from acclaimed novelist Scarlett Thomas.Effie Truelove believes in magic, as does her grandfather Griffin (although he refuses to do any magic, let alone teach Effie how to use it) . After...
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