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The Alien Next Door 2: Aliens for Dinner?!

A I Newton - little bee books
Format: Paperback

In the second book of the Alien Next Door series, Harris and Roxy go over to Zeke's house and meet his strange family. Will Harris be able to prove to Roxy that Zeke and his family are aliens?Harris has his suspicions that the new kid at school, Zeke, is an alien, but he hasn't...
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DK findout! Ancient Egypt

Dk. - Dk Publishing
Format: Print book

Travel back in time to discover what life was like in Ancient Egypt in DK findout! Ancient Egypt.Unwrap the mysteries of this ancient civilization, from a day in the town of Deir el-Medina to the process of mummification. Learn how the Egyptians built the pyramids, using math and technology...
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GOOD NIGHT, PLANET: TOON Level 2

Liniers - TOON Books
Format: Hardcover

New York Times Notable Children's Books of 2017When you go off to sleep, your toys go out to play! After a long day of jumping in leaves and reading her favorite books, this little girl is wornout, but her favorite stuffed animal, Planet, is just getting started. Planet befriends...
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The Un-Friendship Bracelet

Martha Maker - Little Simon
Format: Hardcover

In the first book of the Craftily Ever After chapter book series, a new student gets between best friends Emily and Maddie - and changes the meaning of their friendship bracelets!Emily Adams, Maddie Wilson, Bella Diaz, and Sam Sharma are eight-year-olds with one special thing in common:...
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Everything in Its Place: A Story of Books and Belonging

Pauline David-Sax - Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

An inspiring and poetic story about reading, libraries, and overcoming shyness to find community.I gather the books in my arms, and give them a hug. "Welcome back," I whisper. Nicky is a shy girl who feels most at home in the safe space of her school library, but the library closes...
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The Berenstain Bears' Big Machines

MIKE BERENSTAIN - HarperCollins
Format: Hardcover

The Berenstain Bears discover various construction vehicles in this heavy-duty addition to the classic New York Times bestselling series.Gramps takes Brother, Sister, and Honey around town with Big Jake to learn all about construction vehicles. They see different types of machines workers...
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Weather Words and What They Mean

Gail Gibbons - Holiday House
Format: Hardcover

The perfect introduction to how we talk and think about the weatherEveryone talks about the weather. In Weather Words and What They Mean, young readers are introduced to common terms--like moisture, air pressure, and temperature--and their definitions. The origins of fog, clouds, frost,...
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Hello Hello

Brendan Wenzel - Chronicle Books
Format: Hardcover

This gorgeous follow-up to the Caldecott Honor-winning They All Saw a Cat explores another aspect of seeing the world for young children. Beginning with two cats, one black and one white, a chain of animals appears before the reader, linked together by at least one common trait. From simple...
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Disney Princess Phonics Collection: Short Vowels

Scholastic - Scholastic Inc.
Format: Paperback

The youngest Disney fans can discover the joy of reading with Tiana, Rapunzel, Ariel, and the rest of the Disney Princesses!This introduction to short vowel sounds is perfect for beginning readers who know and love the Disney Princesses!Beloved characters, familiar stories, and simple text...
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Pup the Sea Otter

Jonathan London - WestWinds Press
Format: Print book

Watch Pup grow from his birth to first dive and from rambunctious play with other pups to a frightening encounter with a predator. Bestselling author Jonathan London tells Pup's story in sparse, poetic text with vivid vocabulary while luminous illustrations by London's son, Sean...
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