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The Losers Club

Andrew Clements · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The beloved New York Times bestselling author of the modern classic Frindle celebrates books and the joy of reading with a new school story to love! Sixth grader Alec can't put a good book down. So when Principal Vance lays down the law - pay attention in class, or else - Alec takes...
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Two Truths and a Lie: It's Alive!

AMMI-JOAN PAQUETTE · Walden Pond Press
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Two Truths and a Lie is the first book in a fascinating new series that presents some of the most crazy-but-true stories about the living world as well as a handful of stories that are too crazy to be true - and asks readers to separate facts from the fakes! Did you know that there is a fungus...
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Escaping Peril

Tui Sutherland · Scholastic Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Peril has been loyal to Queen Scarlet, who used her fatal firescales to kill countless dragons in the SkyWing arena. Now, Peril is loyal to Clay, the only dragonet who has ever been her friend. So when Scarlet threatens Jade Mountain Academy, Peril sets off to find her former queen, stop...
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Operation: Secret Recipe

GERONIMO STILTON · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

My family and I traveled to Milan, Italy, for a special event: the unveiling of the precious ancient parchment containing the secret, original recipe for panettone, a traditional sweet holiday bread. But right before the big moment, the recipe was stolen! And the thief was masquerading...
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50 States: Our America

The Editors of Time for Kids · Time For Kids
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

Ready for a road trip? Get the scoop on the nifty fifty from North to South and coast to coast.
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Escape from the Great Earthquake

Kate Messner · Scholastic Press
Pages: 160
Format: Library Binding

Ranger travels to San Francisco and meets Lily Chen. She was sent from China to America to work as a young servant, but she dreams of studying to be a doctor. When the Great Earthquake hits, Ranger arrives in time to rescue Lily from falling beams in the mission house where she lives. Together...
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Mimi the Laughter Fairy

DAISY MEADOWS · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 80
Format: Paperback

Best friends forever!Rachel and Kirsty know a thing or two about how to be a good friend. So do the Friendship Fairies. But there's one resident of Fairyland who definitely doesn't: Jack Frost!Mimi the Laughter Fairy's missing magic smiley-face pendant is no laughing matter!...
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Rules for Thieves

ALEXANDRA OTT · Aladdin
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

After twelve-year-old orphan, Alli Rosco, is cursed with a deadly spell, she must join the legendary Thieves Guild in order to try and save herself in this high-stakes debut.Twelve-year-old Alli Rosco is smart, resourceful, and totally incapable of keeping her mouth shut. Some of these...
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The Someday Suitcase

COREY ANN HAYDU · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Readers who loved The Thing About Jellyfish and Goodbye Stranger will find a mysterious magic and unforgettable friendship in The Someday Suitcase, written by the critically acclaimed author of Rules for Stealing Stars.Clover and Danny are the kind of best friends who make each other even...
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DK Eyewitness Books: Fossil

Dorling Kindersley, Inc. · DK Publishing
Pages: 72
Format: Hardcover

A visual and informative guide to fossils, now revised and updated in the relaunched DK Eyewitness Books format.Get up close and personal and be an eyewitness to our prehistoric world through fossilized shells, skulls, teeth, plants, and, of course, skeletons with DK Eyewitness Books: Fossil....
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