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Think Smart, Be Fearless: A Biography of Bill Gates

Mentyka, Sharon · Little Bigfoot
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

How do fearless ideas begin? Travel along with young Bill Gates on his life's journey full of curiosity, discovery, hard work, and most important, fearlessness--the inability to see limits. The book invites young readers to pursue their passions and awaken a sense of ambition and responsibility...
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Nya's Long Walk: A Step at a Time

Linda Sue Park · Clarion Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this picture book companion to the bestseller A Long Walk to Water, a young South Sudanese girl goes on a journey that requires determination, persistence, and compassion. Young Nya takes little sister Akeer along on the two-hour walk to fetch water for the family. But Akeer becomes...
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Our Flag Was Still There: The True Story of Mary Pickersgill and the Star-Spangled Banner

Hartland, Jessie · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

From beloved author-illustrator Jessie Hartland comes a whimsical nonfiction picture book that tells the story of the American flag that inspired the poem and our national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner."If you go to the Smithsonian in Washington, DC, you can see a massive...
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Basketball Superstar Stephen Curry

Fishman, Jon M.
Format: Library Binding

Stephen Curry is a star player for the Golden State Warriors. With carefully leveled text, colorful photos, and critical thinking questions, this title will be a slam dunk with young basketball fans.
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Handimals: Animals in Art and Nature

Lopez, Silvia · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Discover the beauty of Handimals: hands modeled and painted into animals paired with facts and photos of the corresponding animals in nature. With a gift for fine art and a lifelong love of nature, Guido paints magnificent animal subjects on an unconventional canvas -- human hands. This...
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The Return

Natalia Chernysheva · Groundwood Books
Pages: 36
Format: Hardcover

A young woman gets on the bus and rides out of the big city. She arrives in the countryside, where she is as big as a giant, looming over a tiny house, a garden and her tiny grandmother. The cabbages and the apple trees are far below. Her grandmother smiles up at her in her yellow hat....
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The Shortest Day

Cooper, Susan · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this seasonal treasure, Newbery Medalist Susan Cooper's beloved poem heralds the winter solstice, illuminated by Caldecott Honoree Carson Ellis's strikingly resonant illustrations.So the shortest day came,and the year died . . .As the sun set on the shortest day of the year,...
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The Egg

Teckentrup, Britta · Prestel
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Beautiful, whimsical, and entertaining, this book of illustrations by Britta Teckentrup shows eggs in all their fragility, complexity, and variety. Is there anything as simple as an egg? Is there anything as complex? In this gorgeous picture book, Britta Teckentrup portrays eggs through...
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Superstars of the Stanley Cup Finals

Brendan Flynn · Pop!
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

From Sidney Crosby to Jonathan Quick, Superstars of the Stanley Cup Finals introduces readers to some of the greatest sports players in the Stanley Cup Finals. Vivid photographs and easy-to-read text aid comprehension for early readers. Features include a table of contents, an infographic,...
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Very Lulu: The

Stephanie Campisi · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A heartwarming and funny tale, based on a true story of a dog named Lulu who learned that the best job is being yourself! Lulu is training to be a police dog. But while the other dogs sniff out clues and follow orders, Lulu likes to run, play, and chew things instead.She's different...
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