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Maurene J. Hinds · Core Library
Format: Book

Book by Hinds, Maurene J.
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Lost in a Rain Forest

Michael Burgan · Bearport Publishing
Format: Book

Presents information about the rain forest and the skills needed for survival in its environment, with two separate accounts of people who became lost and used their knowledge of the forest to survive.
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Sports Illustrated Kids Slam Dunk!: Top 10 Lists of Everything in Basketball

The Editors of Sports Illustrated Kids · Sports Illustrated
Format: Hardcover

Fly high with pro basketballs biggest stars in SLAM DUNK TOP 10 LISTS OF EVERYTHING IN BASKETBALL. Presented in the format of Top 10 lists, this book is a comprehensive yet fun look at the best aspects of the ABA, NBA and WNBA. From the most dominant big men to the quirkiest uniforms,...
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Malala Yousafzai: Shot by the Taliban, Still Fighting for Equal Education

Matt Doeden · Lerner Publications
Format: Book

On October 9, 2012, Malala Yousafzai was on her way home from school in Swat Valley, Pakistan, when she was shot in the head by members of the Taliban. Though she was only fifteen years old, the Taliban targeted her because she wrote blog posts and appeared on television defending girls...
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The Mystery at Lilac Inn #4

Carolyn Keene · Grosset & Dunlap; New edition
Format: Hardcover

A special treat for Nancy Drew fans, and any reader who's new to the series! We're releasing a stunning new edition of an old favorite: The Mystery at Lilac Inn, the fourth book in the incredibly popular, long-running series. It's the same exciting mystery that readers have...
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45th President

Not Available · Big Buddy Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

This item is Non-Returnable.
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Jonathan Toews

Brenda Haugen · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A team leader and one of the best defensiveforwards in the game, Jonathan Toews became a hockey superstar at a very young age. As a little kid, he wouldn't eat breakfast until his mom let him put on his skates. Now he's captain of the Stanley Cup-winning Chicago Blackhawks. Learn...
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"Shouldn't You Be in School?"

Lemony Snicket · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Lrg edition
Format: Hardcover

Is Lemony Snicket a detective or a smoke detector?Do you smell smoke? Young apprentice Lemony Snicket is investigating a case of arson but soon finds himself enveloped in the ever-increasing mystery that haunts the town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea. Who is setting the fires? What secrets are hidden...
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Electricity

Louise Spilsbury · Heinemann Educational Books
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

We depend on electricity in nearly every facet of our daily lives. But what exactly is electricity, how do we generate it, and how can we use it? This book explores the phenomenon that keeps the modern world up and running.
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Foxes After Dark

Heather Moore Niver · Enslow Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

"Describes the habits and nature of foxes at night"--
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Spectrum Math Workbook, Grade 4

Spectrum · Spectrum; Csm edition
Format: Book

Reinforce your childs fourth-grade skills with Spectrum Math. With the progressive lessons in this workbook, your child will strengthen skills that include multiplication and division, fractions, classifying geometric figures, and preparing for algebra. The best-selling SpectrumR Math workbook...
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Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret Pitch

Donald J. Sobol · Spotlight
Format: Hardcover

A cross-eyed baseball pitch...A missing penknife named Excalibur...Poems that pack a punch...A kid-lover tumed kidnapper...And some tall tales that come up short!These are just some of the ten brain-twisting mysteries that Encyclopedia Brown must solve by using his famous computerlike brain....
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Curious Constructions: A Peculiar Portfolio of Fifty Fascinating Structures

Michael Hearst · Chronicle Books
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Curious about constructions? Inside this book, you'll come face-to-face with 50 incredible structures, including: a fire-breathing octopus sculpture; the skateboard ramp you'd need to jump the Great Wall of China; a whole community of tree houses in Costa Rica; and a lifesize X-Wing...
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A Hall Lot of Trouble at Cooperstown

David Aretha · Speeding Star
Format: Book

Author David Aretha introduces readers to the "baseball geeks": Joe, Kevin, and Omar. In their first adventure, they find themselves in a crazy situation when they find out one of their family members stole something extremely important from the Baseball Hall of Fame. How are the baseball...
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Follow the Drinking Gourd: Come Along the Underground Railroad

Wim Coleman · Red Chair Press
Format: Paperback

Our story begins in 1880 with Old Ellie and Old Sam, two escaped slaves who share their brave story along the path to freedom called the Underground Railroad. ,
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