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The Little Mermaid

Kathleen Petelinsek · Child's World
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All about Colds

Francesca Rn Potts · Super Sandcastle
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

The human body is amazing. But sometimes it gets sick or hurt. In All About Colds, kids delve inside the body to learn all about the causes, symptoms, and treatments of colds. In this engaging introductory title, readers will explore fascinating topics, from germs and viruses to fevers...
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The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy

Béatrice Alemagna · Enchanted Lion Books
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Eddie is five and a half, and thinks she is the only one in her family who isn't really good at something. So when she hears her little sister say "birthday - Mommy - fluffy - little - squishy," it's extra important for her to find this amazing present before anyone else does....
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The Pirate Pig

Cornelia Funke · Random House Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

The beloved and bestselling author of Inkheart brings imagination, adventure, and humor to a swashbuckling full-color chapter book!   Who needs a treasure map when you have a pirate pig with a nose for gold? Stout Sam and his deckhand, Pip, find a pig washed up in a barrel on the beach....
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Toilet: How It Works

David Macaulay · Henry Holt & Co
Pages: 28
Format: Hardcover

Celebrated author-illustrator and master explainer David Macaulay brings his unique voice and style to high-interest nonfiction books for newly independent readers. Everyone knows what a toilet is for, right? But what exactly happens after you flush? Where does our waste go, and how is it made...
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Raccoons

Patricia Whitehouse · Heinemann; 2 edition
Format: Book

Each book in the 'What's Awake?' series opens the door to the world of a mysterious nocturnal animal. This book introduces the reader to the nighttime world of the raccoon. You will learn about the raccoon's habitat, nightly activities, diet, and the unique things...
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Mrs. Noodlekugel and Four Blind Mice

Daniel Pinkwater · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

Four farsighted mice get glasses — and a talking cat solves a family mystery — as the charmingly eccentric Mrs. Noodlekugel returns.When Mrs. Noodlekugels four mice make a terrible mess with cookie crumbs at tea, she decides to take them on the bus to visit the eye doctor — and invites...
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Disney Fairies Graphic Novel #12: Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure

Tea Orsi · Papercutz
Format: Hardcover

This year's Autumn Revelry in Pixie Hollow promises to be something special. A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree — the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell accidentally puts all of Pixie Hollow...
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Alexander, Who's Trying His Best to Be the Best Boy Ever

Judith Viorst · Atheneum Books for Young Readers; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Alexander tries his hand at behaving in this hilarious companion to the bestselling classic Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.Last night somebody ate a whole box of jelly donuts. That somebody woke up with a terrible bellyache, and that somebody's mom found...
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Find Out Firsthand:: Using Primary Sources

Kristin Fontichiaro · Cherry Lake Publishing; Unabridged edition
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

The Information Explorer Junior series provides readers with the tools they need to FIND, ORGANIZE and SHARE information clearly and effectively. Targeted at an earlier age range than our popular Information Explorer: Super Smart Information Series, this Title: Find Out Firsthand:Author:...
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DK Readers: LEGO Star Wars: Attack of the Clones

Elizabeth Dowsett · DK CHILDREN
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones will be released in 3D on September 20, 2013! Young readers will learn all about the rise of the enormous Clone Army and the first battle of the Clone Wars in this action-packed Level 2 reader, featuring kids' favorite Jedi minifigures in their...
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Stripes of All Types

Susan Stockdale · Peachtree
Pages: 28
Format: Print book

In Stripes of All Types, author and illustrator Susan Stockdale brings to life a patterned parade of animals, showing young readers some of the many reasons stripes are found so often in nature. Bouncy, alliterative rhyme and simple phrases keep readers entertained, while a glossary at the back...
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When Crabs Cross the Sand: The Christmas Island Crab Migration

Sharon Katz Cooper · Picture Window Books
Format: Print book

Few migrations are as visually stunning as that of the Christmas Island crab. Crawl alongside one particular crab as it makes its way to the waters edge, and marvel at this small creatures big, life-changing journey.,
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