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Birds

Erica Donner · Jump! Inc.
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

"This photo-illustrated book introduces beginning readers to the characteristics of birds. Includes picture glossary and index."--
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Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation

Cokie Roberts · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

In this eye-opening companion volume to her acclaimed history Founding Mothers, number-one New York Times bestselling author and renowned political commentator Cokie Roberts brings to life the extraordinary accomplishments of women who laid the groundwork for a better society. Recounted...
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Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France

Mara Rockliff · Candlewick Press
Pages: 45
Format: Print book

Discover how Benjamin Franklin's scientific method challenged a certain Dr. Mesmer's mysterious powers in a whimsical look at a true moment in history.The day Ben Franklin first set foot in Paris, France, he found the city all abuzz. Everyone was talking about something new - remarkable,...
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I Have Allergies

Simone T Ribke · Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Do some animals and flowers make you sneeze? Are their certain foods you cannot eat? These are just some signs that you might have allergies. Learn all about what allergies areand how they can be preventedin I Have Allergies.
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Not So Different: What You Really Want to Ask About Having a Disability

Shane Burcaw · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Not So Different offers a humorous, relatable, and refreshingly honest glimpse into Shane Burcaw's life tackles many of the mundane and quirky questions that he's often asked about living with a disability, and shows readers that he's just as approachable, friendly, and funny...
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All About Magnetism

Angela Royston · Heinemann Educational Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

This series introduces simple science topics using everyday objects and situations that readers can recognize in the world around them. The four titles cover different aspects of light, forces, magnetism and sound. This title looks at magnetism: what it is, what materials are magnetic,...
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Mammals

ERICA DONNER · BULLFROG BOOKS
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

In Mammals, early readers learn about the defining characteristics of this animal group. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage early readers as they discover what features set these animals apart.
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Anacondas

Imogen Kingsley · Jump!
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

In Anacondas, beginning readers will learn how giant green anacondas survive in the wild Amazon. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they discover the dramatic world of anacondas.
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My Book of Rocks and Minerals

Dorling Kindersley, Inc. · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

A children's visual reference that explains what rocks and minerals are, how they form, and how they're used, and even highlights record breakers and amazing facts. My Book of Rocks and Minerals is filled with fascinating facts about and amazing images of rocks, minerals, gems, and fossils...
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Thoroughbred Horses

GRACE HANSEN · ABDO KIDS
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

This title will focus on the unique history of the American Paint Horse, what it looks like, and what it excels in. Thoroughbreds are one of the fastest and biggest winners in horse racing. They are still mostly known for racing, but also excel in polo and jumping. Big full-bleed photographs,...
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Wet

Carey Sookocheff · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Sometimes it's fun to get wet. And sometimes it's not.This is a thoughtful exploration of the ways to get and be wet -- from puddles and pools, to puppydog kisses. A boy describes how he gets wet at the swimming pool, at the playground, at home. Emotionally resonant and carefully...
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Fighter Jets

Laura K Murray · Creative Education and Creative Paperbacks
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

"A kindergarten-level introduction to fighter jets, covering their pilots, weapons, role in battle, and such defining features as their wings"--
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Thea Stilton Special Edition: The Secret of the Snow: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure

Thea Stilton · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 306
Format: Hardcover

Join Thea Stilton and the Thea Sisters in their third magical special edition adventure!There's a mystery in the land of the lotus flowers!Thea Stilton and Thea Sisters are called to help to an enchanted land! It's a world linked to the legends of Japan, and it is in danger. The realm's...
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Life on Mars

Jon Agee · Dial Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this sneaky, silly picture book for fans of Oliver Jeffers and Jon Klassen, an intrepid - but not so clever - space explorer is certain he's found the only living thing on Mars A young astronaut is absolutely sure there is life to be found on Mars. He sets off on a solitary mission,...
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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of the Ocean

Catherine D. Hughes · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Hardcover

National Geographic Kids First Big Book of the Ocean is an adorable animal reference that includes the seas high-interest animals, such as dolphins, sharks, sea otters, and penguins, and introduces kids to some of its lesser-known creatures. More than 100 charming animal photos illustrate...
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