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The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler's List
The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler's List
by Leon Leyson
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and#8220;Much like andlt;Iandgt;The Boy In the Striped Pajamasandlt;/Iandgt; or andlt;Iandgt;The Book Thiefandlt;/Iandgt;,and#8221; this remarkable memoir from Leon Leyson, one of the youngest children to survive the Holocaust on Oskar Schindlerand#8217... (read more)

Available August 18, 2015
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Which Side Are You On?
Which Side Are You On?
by George Ella Lyon
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"The story is a good and important one, and it is well told for an elementary-school audience. . . . Cardinale's folksy, woodcut-style paintings include several memorable images."and#151;The New York Times "Cardinale's digitally colored scratchboard art... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Curious about Zoo Vets (Smithsonian)
Curious about Zoo Vets (Smithsonian)
by Gina Shaw
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Who's Looking After the Zoo? How do you weigh a panda? Or check a sea lion's tooth? Or figure out why a llama is limping?  These are just some of the many tasks veterinarians, technicians, and animal keepers at the Smithsonians National Zoo are... (read more)

Available September 1, 2015
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The Incredible '60s: The Stormy Years That Changed America (Jules Archer History for Young Readers)
The Incredible '60s: The Stormy Years That Changed America (Jules Archer History for Young Readers)
by Jules Archer
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We often remember the 1960s as a time of peace and love, but it was also a time of assassinations, riots, and an unpopular war. Furthermore, more than three million people took to the streets in violent antiwar and civil rights demonstrations during this... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Remember Valley Forge: Patriots, Tories, and Redcoats Tell Their Stories
Remember Valley Forge: Patriots, Tories, and Redcoats Tell Their Stories
by Thomas B. Allen
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Thomas B. Allen is the author of many books on subjects ranging from military history to espionage to sharks. He has written several acclaimed titles for National Geographic, including Remember Pearl Harbor, George Washington Spymaster, and Harriet... (read more)

Available July 14, 2015
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Friend or Foe: The Whole Truth about Animals People Love to Hate
Friend or Foe: The Whole Truth about Animals People Love to Hate
by Etta Kaner
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Rats, mosquitoes, bats, cockroaches, leeches, vultures – ick! Its easy to fear and despise them. But are they all bad? When you stop and think about it, some of these critters have amazing abilities and make pretty cool contributions to the world... (read more)

Available September 2015
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National Geographic Kids Mission: Tiger Rescue: All about Tigers and How to Save Them (Ng Kids Mission: Animal Rescue)
National Geographic Kids Mission: Tiger Rescue: All about Tigers and How to Save Them (Ng Kids Mission: Animal Rescue)
by Kitson Jazynka
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KITSON JAZYNKA is a lifelong animal lover, award-winning freelance writer, and children's author. Kitson contributes to National Geographic Kids, American Girl, Horse Illustrated, and The Washington Post, among others. She lives in Washington, D.C. with... (read more)

Available July 28, 2015
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What Were the Salem Witch Trials? (What Was...?)
What Were the Salem Witch Trials? (What Was...?)
by Joan Holub
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Something wicked was brewing in the small town of Salem, Massachusetts in 1692. It started when two girls, Betty Parris and Abigail Williams, began having hysterical fits. Soon after, other local girls claimed they were being pricked with pins. With no... (read more)

Available August 11, 2015
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My First Book of Animal Hugs and Kisses (National Wildlife Federation)
My First Book of Animal Hugs and Kisses (National Wildlife Federation)
by National Wildlife Federation
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National Wildlife Federation is a strong voice dedicated to protecting wildlife and its habitat, and inspiring the future generations of conservationists.... (read more)

Available August 9, 2016
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Curious Critters: Michigan (Curious Critters Board Books)
Curious Critters: Michigan (Curious Critters Board Books)
by David Fitzsimmons
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These board books bring young readers face-to-face with brightly colored, fascinating, and fun animals commonly found in their state. Foster the love of nature in your young one through stunning photos of birds, amphibians, reptiles, mammals, fish, and... (read more)

Available September 2015
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The Fantastic Ferris Wheel: The Story of Inventor George Ferris
The Fantastic Ferris Wheel: The Story of Inventor George Ferris
by Betsy Harvey Kraft
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The World's Fair in Chicago, 1893, was to be a spectacular event: architects, musicians, artists, and inventors worked on special exhibits to display the glories of their countries. But the Fair's planners wanted something really special, something ... (read more)

Available October 13, 2015
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Ocean Friends: A Journey Beneath the Sea (Kubu)
Ocean Friends: A Journey Beneath the Sea (Kubu)
by Anna Krusinski
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US... (read more)

Available August 25, 2015
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Creature Close-Up: Insects (Creature Close-Up)
Creature Close-Up: Insects (Creature Close-Up)
by John Woodward
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Kids have always been fascinated by the amazing world of insects and bugs. From colorful butterflies to battling rhinoceros beetles, thereand#8217;s plenty for kids to discover in Creature Close-Up: Insects. This unique book is filled with interactive... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Wolf-Birds
The Wolf-Birds
by Willow Dawson
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Deep in the wild winter wood, two hungry ravens fly in search of their next meal. A pack of wolves is on the hunt, too. Food is scarce, but if they team up, the ravens and wolves just might be able to help each other. Based on the real symbiotic... (read more)

Available September 2015
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My First Book of Animal Opposites (National Wildlife Federation)
My First Book of Animal Opposites (National Wildlife Federation)
by National Wildlife Federation
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National Wildlife Federation is a strong voice dedicated to protecting wildlife and its habitat, and inspiring the future generations of conservationists.... (read more)

Available August 9, 2016
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Earth Lab: World Animals (Earth Lab)
Earth Lab: World Animals (Earth Lab)
by Linda Sonntag
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Earth Lab: World Animals takes children around the globe to discover our planetand#8217;s amazing diversity of wildlife. The various habitats of each continent are explored in detail, and informative text provides fascinating facts about the animals... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Germs Make Me Sick! (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science 2)
Germs Make Me Sick! (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science 2)
by Melvin Berger
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Winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series How are you feeling? Most of the time you feel fine, but sometimes you get sick. Sometimes a germ catches up with you.... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Team Moon: How 400,000 People Landed Apollo 11 on the Moon
Team Moon: How 400,000 People Landed Apollo 11 on the Moon
by Catherine Thimmesh
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They study the night sky, watch chimpanzees in the wild, search the beach for rare fossils, and wander into dark caves. And as they explore, they become discoverers. Young and old, they are women and girls who discover the origins of counting and writing,... (read more)

Available September 1, 2015
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Where Does the Garbage Go? (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science 2)
Where Does the Garbage Go? (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science 2)
by Paul Showers
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Follow that garbage truck…to the landfill to see how trash keeps piling up…to the incinerator to see how trash can be turned into energy…to the recycling center to see how a soda bottle can be turned into a flowerpot. This classic... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Challenge Yourself #1: Outrageous Animals: Weird Trivia and Unbelievable Facts to Test Your Knowledge about Mammals, Fish, Insects and More!
Challenge Yourself #1: Outrageous Animals: Weird Trivia and Unbelievable Facts to Test Your Knowledge about Mammals, Fish, Insects and More!
by Jeff Probst
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A new non-fiction series from Emmy Award winning host ofand#160;Survivorand#160;andand#160;New York Timesand#160;bestselling author Jeff Probst! and#160; New from Emmy-Award winning host ofand#160;Survivorand#160;andand#160;New York Timesand#160... (read more)

Available August 4, 2015
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