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Island of Legends

Lisa McMann · Aladdin Paperbacks
Pages: 478
Format: Hardcover

Uncover adventure and dangerous secrets in book four of the New York Times bestselling Unwanteds series, which Kirkus Reviews called "The Hunger Games meets Harry Potter."As Alex grows more confident in his role as the mage of Artimé, he expands his skills and brings his first...
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Superstars of the San Antonio Spurs

Paul Hoblin · Amicus
Pages: 24
Format:  Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English

Presents some of the San Antonio Spurs greatest players and their achievements in pro basketball, including George Gervin, Tim Duncan, and Kawhi Leonard.
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Emma's Not-So-Sweet Dilemma

Coco Simon · Simon Spotlight
Format: Hardcover

"Emma is playing ball with her brothers on an unusually warm winter afternoon. But an errant toss from her brother Matt hits her right on the nose! Luckily, it's nothing more serious than a little swelling, but it's enough to make her lose an important modeling job at The Special...
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I Survived The Great Chicago Fire, 1871

Lauren Tarshis · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

In a national contest, readers voted and decided that the next I SURVIVED topic will be the Great Chicago Fire, 1871!In the next book of the I SURVIVED series, one boy will struggle to stay alive as the great city of Chicago burns.
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Ocicats

Betsy Rathburn · Blastoff! Readers
Pages: 24

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to Ocicat cats. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--
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The Lilac Tunnel: My Journey with Samantha

Erin Falligant · American Girl

What if you suddenly found yourself in Samanthas world at the start of the 20th century? If you were meeting her for the first time, Samantha may tuck one leg behind the other and dip into a curtsy, the way girls did a very long time ago. But what other things might you experience in 1904?...
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The Haunted Sanatorium: A Chilling Interactive Adventure

Matt Doeden · Capstone Press
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Experience the Waverly Hills Sanatorium as you've never seen it before--up close and personal! YOU CHOOSE the path you take through this haunted asylum. Follow the path of a modern-day visitor in this thrilling nonfiction title.
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The Cry of the Loon

Jacqueline Dembar Greene · American Girl
Format: Kindle Edition

Samantha cant wait to take Nellie to Piney Point, Grandmarys summer home in the mountains. But the girls arrive to find the lodge plagued with accidents--and Grandmary begins to think about selling. Samantha and Nellie must figure out whats going on before they lose Piney Point forever!...
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Stanley Hotel: A Chilling Interactive Adventure

Allison Lassieur · Capstone Press
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Experience the Stanley Hotel as you've never seen it before up close and personal! YOU CHOOSE the path you take through this haunted hotel. Follow the path of a modern-day visitor in this thrilling nonfiction title.
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Big News!

Ida Siegal · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

WNBC reporter Ida Siegal makes her debut as a chapter book author with a hilarious look at one girl's journey into journalism, mystery-solving, and fame -- or at least two out of those three! This is Emma Perez, and I'm ON THE AIR!Today at lunch, my friend Javier found a slimy worm...
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Henry Huggins (Morrow Junior Books)

Beverly Cleary · HarperCollins Publishers
Pages: 11
Format: Paperback

In the first novel from Newbery Award-winning author Beverly Cleary, boys and girls alike will instantly be charmed by an average boy whose life is turned upside down when he meets a lovable puppy with a nose for mischief. Just as Henry Huggins is complaining that nothing exciting ever...
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Oggie Cooder, Party Animal

Sarah Weeks · Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

Oggie Cooder returns. . .this time showing what a party animal he can be (birthday party animal, that is)!Oggie Cooder has never set foot (or swim fin) in his neighbor Donnica Perfecto's swimming pool. But now he has his chance - it's Donnica's birthday, and her mom has forced...
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Weirdest Moments in Sports

Marty Gitlin · ABDO Co.
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Presents a collection of unusual moments in a variety of sports, including baseball, football, and the Olympic games.
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