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Jim Henson's Enchanted Sisters: Winter's Flurry Adventure

Elise Allen · Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Format: Paperback

Winter is the most daring of the seasonal Sparkle Sisters She loves to play with her sisters Autumn Spring and Summer but her very best friend is her pet polar bear Flurry Hes the perfect companion for sledding ice skating and all kinds of wild escapades When Winter and Flurry decide to build...
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Mission to Pluto: The First Visit to an Ice Dwarf and the Kuiper Belt

Mary Kay Carson · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 73
Format: Print book

In July of 2015 a robotic spacecraft reached Pluto after a nine-and-half-year journey. New Horizons is the first spacecraft mission to Pluto and revealed its five moons as never before seen. Images from the mission show a reddish surface covered in ice-water mountains, moving glaciers,...
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Another Kind of Hurricane

Tamara Ellis Smith · Schwartz & Wade
Format: Print book

In this stunning debut novel, two very different characters - a black boy who loses his home in Hurricane Katrina and a white boy in Vermont who loses his best friend in a tragic accident - come together to find healing. A hurricane, a tragic death, two boys, one marble. How they intertwine...
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The One

Kiera Cass · HarperTeen
Pages: 323
Format: Hardcover

The highly anticipated third book in Kiera Cass's #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series, The One will captivate readers who love dystopian YA fiction and fairy tales. The One is perfect for the fans who have followed America's whirlwind romance since it began - and a swoon-worthy...
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Rescue on the Oregon Trail

Kate Messner · Scholastic Press
Pages: 125
Format: Print book

Meet Ranger! He's a time-traveling golden retriever who has a nose for trouble . . . and always saves the day!Ranger has been trained as a search-and-rescue dog, but can't officially pass the test because he's always getting distracted by squirrels during exercises. One day, he finds a mysterious...
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Spirit Animals Book 7: The Evertree - Library Edition

Marie Lu · Scholastic Inc.
Format: Hardcover

Everything comes to a head in this seventh book in the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling series. The world of Erdas will be changed forever.Confidential until April 2015!
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Nine Open Arms

Benny Lindelauf · Enchanted Lion Books
Format: Hardcover

The Boon family story and their indefatigable gallows humor are Benny Lindelauf's literary memorial to those persecuted by history.A ghost story, a fantasy, a historical novel, and literary fiction all wrapped into one, this highly awarded novel for young readers begins with the Boon family's...
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The League of Beastly Dreadfuls Book 2: The Dastardly Deed

Holly Grant · Random House
Pages: 333
Format: Print book

Take one part Roald Dahl, add a pinch of Mysterious Benedict Society and a dash of Lemony Snicket. Mix with Holly Grant's unforgettable storytelling and a double helping of wit and humor, and you get this quirky and hilarious new middle-grade series! Join the League . . . After...
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Easy Coin Tricks

Stephanie Turnbull · Smart Apple Media,
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Great magicians always have a few coin tricks up their sleeves so why not learn some yourself? Coins are easy to carry around so you can surprise your friends with a quick trick such as the 'disappearing coin', the 'money mind-reader' and the 'coin squeeze' whenever...
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Lebanon

Lisa Owings · Bellwether Media
Format: Hardcover

Nearly 3,000 years ago, the area that is now Lebanon was ruled by the powerful Phoenicians. Their empire helped lay the foundation for this modern, bustling country. Take a trip to the Lebanon of the past and present in this informative title for students.
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Star Wars Rebels Rise of the Rebels

Michael Kogge · Disney Pr
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Meet Ezra and the rebels crew! The heroes of Star Wars Rebels are ready to fight the evil Empire! Kanan, Hera, and trusty old Chopper battle TIE fighters while Sabine uses her artistic talents to outsmart Stormtroopers. Zeb never misses an opportunity to take down troopers, and Ezra scores...
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National Geographic Kids Chapters: Dog Finds Lost Dolphins: And More True Stories of Amazing Animal Heroes

Elizabeth Carney · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Paperback

The first in a line of Animal Rescues chapter books, Dog Finds Lost Dolphins is a tale youll not soon forget. In this charming and awe-inspiring story youll meet Cloud, the black lab with a nose for rescue. Shes the only dog certified to sniff out stranded dolphins. Cloud can sniff out a dolphin...
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The Warden's Daughter

Jerry Spinelli · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 343
Format: Print book

From Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli (Maniac Magee, Stargirl) comes the "moving and memorable" (Kirkus Reviews, starred) story of a girl searching for happiness inside the walls of a prison. Cammie O'Reilly lives at the Hancock County Prison--not as a prisoner, she's the warden's...
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Seven Wonders Journals: The Select and The Orphan

Peter Lerangis · HarperCollins; Jou edition
Format: Paperback

The Seven Wonders adventures continue in this print bind-up of The Select and The Orphan. The Select tells the story of thirteen-year-old Burt Wenders, the first documented carrier of the G7W gene, and his fated voyage to the island that would eventually come to house the Karai Institute....
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