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My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish: The SeaQuel

Mo O'Hara · Faber And Faber
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

After Tom rescued Frankie the goldfish from his big brother Mark's toxic science experiment by zapping him back to life with a battery, Frankie somehow became a BIG FAT ZOMBIE GOLDFISH with dangerous hypnotic powers. Fortunately, Frankie has appointed himself Tom's bodyguard, and together,...
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Vault of Shadows

Jonathan Maberry · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 464
Format: Print book

Milo must choose between risking his life to save both the human and magical universes - or to live and save only his own - in the explosive and fast-paced follow-up to the first novel in the Nightsiders series, which Kirkus Reviews called "the perfect mix of science fiction and magic"...
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Bella's Fall Coat

Lynn Plourde · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Bella loves the sights and sounds of fall--the crinkle-crackle of fallen leaves, the crunch of crisp, red apples, the honking and flapping of migrating geese. She wants the season to last forever. She also wants her fall coat--the one her Grams made especially for her--to last forever....
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Japanese Bobtails

Betsy Rathburn · Blastoff! Readers
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to Japanese bobtail cats. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--
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Katie's New Recipe

Coco Simon · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 133
Format: Paperback

Katie's long-lost father is finally reaching out - but is she ready for the reunion?For as long as Katie can remember, it's just been her and her mom. But that's about to change. First her mom gets a boyfriend. And then Katie gets an email from her dad, whom she's never...
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The Navajo: The Past and Present of the Diné

Donna Janell Bowman · Capstone Press
Format: Print book

The Long Walk to forced imprisonment in eastern New Mexico still haunts the Navajo people. But after years of suffering they were allowed to return to their traditional lands where they prospered. Today the Navajo celebrate their strengths and proudly maintain their cultural traditions...
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Max Tilt: Fire the Depths

PETER LERANGIS · HarperCollins
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

"A bold, big-hearted start to a groundbreaking new series." - Soman Chainani, author of The School for Good and EvilThe New York Times bestselling author of the Seven Wonders series and books in the 39 Clues series, Peter Lerangis, brings us the enthralling first installment...
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NFL's Top 10 Upsets

Will Graves · Sportszone
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Find out more about the craziest upsets in NFL history. The title features informative sidebars, honorable mentions, a glossary, and further resources. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.
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Superstars of the Cleveland Cavaliers

Annabelle T Martin · Amicus Publishing
Pages: 24
Format:  Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats

24 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
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Dragon Rider

Cornelia Funke · Chicken House; Deluxe edition
Format: Hardcover

Published before THE THIEF LORD in Germany, DRAGON RIDER established Cornelia Funke as a bestselling and critically acclaimed author. Now, this fantastical epic has come to America!Firedrake, a young dragon, receives a frightening warning one night: Humans are planning to destroy the valley...
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If: A Mind-Bending New Way of Looking at Big Ideas and Numbers

David J Smith · Kids Can Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"Some things are so huge or so old that it's hard to wrap your mind around them. But what if we took these big, hard-to-imagine objects and events and compared them to things we can see, feel and touch? Instantly, we'd see our world in a whole new way." So begins this...
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Jurassic World Special Edition Junior Novelization

David Lewman · Random House Books for Young Readers; Special edition
Format: Hardcover

Jurassic World is the long-awaited next installment of the groundbreaking Jurassic Park series. T. rex's, velociraptors, triceratops - as well as some all-new dinosaurs - will roar across the screen in this epic action-adventure directed by Colin Trevorrow starring Chris Pratt, Bryce...
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A Day at Work with a Software Developer

Devon McKinney · PowerKids Press
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

This book is sure to grab the attention of readers who love coding and computers. Readers will enjoy learning about STEM through the lens of a career as a software developer. The book introduces readers to the creative minds who develop computer programs and applications. Readers will learn...
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Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire (Book 4)

J.K. Rowling · Scholastic Press
Pages: 752
Format: Hardcover

It's the pivotal fourth novel in the seven-part saga of a young wizard's coming of age. The thickest. The juiciest yet. Harry Potter turns fourteen. But will all his friends? Rumors have persisted that one of the characters may not see the conclusion of this novel, something the author...
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