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The Bolds to the Rescue

Julian Clary · Carolrhoda Books
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

The Boldsthe hyena family successfully impersonating as humanshave become legendary in the animal kingdom. Soon their house is full of visitors hoping to learn how to pass as humans too. There's a crocodile who can't quite tame her appetite, a poodle who wants to be a famous singer,...
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Olga and the Smelly Thing from Nowhere (Olga Series #1)

Elise Gravel · Harpercollins
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Meet Olga, the amazing child scientist who LOVES animals (because they are super-cute) !Olga and the Smelly Thing from Nowhere is jam-packed with fun: vibrant illustrations, word bubbles, quirky humor, olgamus facts, and plenty of excitement for readers who love making discoveries and meeting...
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In Over Their Heads

Margaret Peterson Haddix · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 307
Format: Hardcover

Nick and Eryn must figure out a way to save the world without sacrificing their newly discovered family in this follow-up to Under Their Skin, which BOOKLIST called "crisp, intriguing, and thought-provoking" in a starred review.In Under Their Skin, twins Nick and Eryn successfully...
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What Was the San Francisco Earthquake?

Dorothy Hoobler · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 108
Format: Print book

In this addition to the What Was? series, kids will experience what it was like to be in San Francisco in 1906 when the ground buckled in a major, catastrophic earthquake.One early April morning in 1906, the people of San Francisco were jolted awake by a mammoth earthquake - one that registered...
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How Things Work

Tamara J Resler · National Geographic
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Ever wanted to take apart the microwave to see how it works? Crack open your computer and peek inside? Intrigued by how things work? So are we! That's why we're dissecting all kinds of things from rubber erasers to tractor beams! Read along as National Geographic Kids unplugs, unravels,...
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The Great Big Body Book

Mary Hoffman · Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Find out all about your body and how it works in the fourth best in this internationally best-selling series. Bodies come in all shapes and sizes and they change throughout our lives as we grow from babies to children to teenagers to adults. Find out about growing and learning, keeping...
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All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook

Leslie Connor · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 381
Format: Print book

From Leslie Connor, award-winning author of Waiting for Normal and Crunch, comes a soaring and heartfelt story about love, forgiveness, and how innocence makes us all rise up. All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook is a powerful story, perfect for fans of Wonder and When You Reach Me.Eleven-year-old...
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The Goat

Anne Fleming · Groundwood Books
Pages: 168
Format: Print book

When Kid accompanies her parents to New York City for a six-month stint of dog-sitting and home-schooling, she sees what looks like a tiny white cloud on the top of their apartment building. Rumor says there s a goat living on the roof, but how can that be? As Kid soon discovers, a goat...
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Dragonwatch: A Fablehaven Adventure

Brandon Mull · Shadow Mountain
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In the long-awaited sequel to Fablehaven, the dragons who have been kept at the dragon sanctuaries no longer consider them safe havens, but prisons and they want their freedom. The dragons are no longer our allies.... In the hidden dragon sanctuary of Wyrmroost, Celebrant the Just, King...
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You Can Read

Helaine Becker · Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

In this fun and funny celebration of literacy, kids of all ages will discover that the act of reading is a daring adventure that can take you anywhere! You can read at the playground, under the sea, at the opera and even in outer space! It turns out you can read everywhere! And when you do, you open...
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