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Big Nate Goes for Broke

Lincoln Peirce · Harper
Pages: 216
Format: Book

Big Nate is going for broke in the fourth novel in the hilarious New York Times bestselling series by Lincoln Peirce! Includes a sneak peek to Big Nate Flips Out!Mighty Jefferson Middle School always wins. Then Nate decides it's time to go from zeroes to heroes! Will Nate crack under the pressure...
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The Netherlands

Martin Hintz · C. Press/F. Watts Trade
Pages: 144
Format: Library Binding

In each title of this enchanting series, readers are transported to distant lands with the fascinating text and attention-grabbing photos. Each country's culture, history, and geography are explored in detail, allowing readers a chance to see how people live in faraway nations.
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The Spy Catchers of Maple Hill

Megan Frazer Blakemore · Bloomsbury
Pages: 312
Format: Print book

Hazel Kaplansky is a firm believer in the pursuit of knowledge and truth--and she also happens to love a good mystery. When suspicions swirl that a Russian spy has infiltrated her small town of Maple Hill, Vermont, amidst the fervor of Cold War era McCarthyism, Hazel knows it's up to her to find...
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The Dangerous Book for Boys

Conn Iggulden · William Morrow
Format: Hardcover

The bestselling book for every boy from eight to eighty, covering essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses*, learning how to fish, finding true north, and even answering the age old question of what the big deal with girls is.In this digital age there is still a place for knots,...
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Deborah Wiles · Scholastic Pr
Pages: 544
Format: Hardcover

*A 2014 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST* It's 1964, and Sunny's town is being invaded. Or at least that's what the adults of Greenwood, Mississippi, are saying. All Sunny knows is that people from up north are coming to help people register to vote. They're calling it Freedom...
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DK Adventures: Star Wars: What Makes A Monster?

Adam Bray · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Are you ready for the adventure to begin? DK Adventures are nonfiction narratives for kids ages 8-11 featuring engaging, action-packed stories that help kids build their skills in vocabulary, grammar, comprehension, and critical thinking while developing a love of reading. With diaries,...
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Disney Descendants Yearbook

Disney · Disney/Time Inc.
Format: Hardcover

Based on the Disney Channel Original Movie starring Dove Cameron, Booboo Stewart, Sofia Carson, and Cameron Boyce as the teenage sons and daughters of Disney's most infamous villains.Disney Descendants Yearbook is your very own collection of behind-the-scenes photos from Auradon Prep's...
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The World According to Humphrey

Betty G Birney · Puffin Books
Pages: 124
Format: Paperback

The first book in the series about everyone's favorite classroom pet!You can learn a lot about life by observing another species. That's what Humphrey was told when he was first brought to Room 26. And boy, is it true! In addition to having FUN-FUN-FUN in class, each weekend this...
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The Boy Problem: Notes and Predictions of Tabitha Reddy

Kami Kinard · Scholastic Press
Format: Book

This companion novel to THE BOY PROJECT is the perfect next step for fans of DORK DIARIES. Tabitha Tabbi Reddy believes in signs. Like fortune cookies. Magic 8-Balls. Shooting stars. And this year, she hopes, looking for the right signs will lead her to the right boy! Inspired by her BFF,...
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