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Maps
Maps
by Aleksandra Mizielinska and Daniel Mizielinski
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I am obsessed with this book; I have spent hours poring over all of the maps. The authors include all sorts of information on various countries from around the world: historical events and people, landmarks, traditional food and dress, wildlife, and more... (read more)

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My Librarian Is a Camel (05 Edition)
My Librarian Is a Camel (05 Edition)
by Margriet Ruurs
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Do you get books from a public library in your town or even in your school library? In many remote areas of the world, there are no library buildings. In many countries, books are delivered in unusual way: by bus, boat, elephant, donkey, train, even... (read more)

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This Is San Francisco
This Is San Francisco
by Miroslav Sasek
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Facsimile edition of a beloved, long out-of-print children's classic. Let the rumbling cable car tell you the story! And what a story: From the crookedest street in the world to the Peking ducks in Chinatown, San Francisco is easily one of the world's... (read more)

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Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents London: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents London)
Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents London: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents London)
by Klay Lamprell
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Introducing Lonely Planet's brand new Not for Parents series! This is not a guidebook. And it is definitely 'not-for-parents'. It is the real, inside story about one of the world's most famous cities -- London. In this book you'll hear fascinating tales... (read more)

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People
People
by Peter Spier
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"A wonderful introduction to a global view that will answer and arouse curiosity in the young and act as an absorbing reminder for any age." --School Library Journal. The Christopher Award, An American Bookseller Pick of the Lists.... (read more)

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Walk This World
Walk This World
by Lotta (ilt) Nieminen
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101 Places You Gotta See Before You're 12! with Sticker
101 Places You Gotta See Before You're 12! with Sticker
by Joanne Osullivan
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To children, the world can seem huge, filled with exciting places to visit and new things to experience. But how can they start uncovering the many treasures that await them? This fun and informative guidebook—the first in a new series—invites... (read more)

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Little Humans
Little Humans
by Brandon Stanton
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Street photographer and storyteller extraordinaire Brandon Stanton is the creator of the wildly popular blog "Humans of New York." He is also the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Humans of New York. To create Little Humans, a 40-page... (read more)

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School Like Mine (07 Edition)
School Like Mine (07 Edition)
by Dk Publishing
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In this unique celebration of the commonalties and differences between school days in different countries, children discuss their lives, views, and hopes for the future. Full color.... (read more)

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Let's Talk about Race
Let's Talk about Race
by Julius Lester
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I am a story. So are you. So is everyone. Julius Lester says, "I write because our lives are stories. If enough of these stories are told, then perhaps we will begin to see that our lives are the same story. The differences are merely in the details... (read more)

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Everybody Cooks Rice (Carolrhoda Picture Books)
Everybody Cooks Rice (Carolrhoda Picture Books)
by Norah Dooley
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On her way to find her little brother for dinner, Carrie samples each family's dinner in her neighborhood. By the time she tracks down her brother, Carrie has discovered a world of rice dishes in her own backyard.... (read more)

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Are We There Yet a Journey Around Australia
Are We There Yet a Journey Around Australia
by Alison Lester
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Join Grace and her family on a year of adventure as they hit the road; camping, experiencing, and meeting all the people and places that make up Australia. Based on author Alison Lester's real life travels.... (read more)

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Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
by Rosemary Mccarney
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Rosemary McCarney has over 20 years of international development work and runs the Canadian operations of Plan International as President and CEO. Her skills and passion play a pivotal role in Plan's Because I am a Girl Initiative, which... (read more)

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Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents Rome: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents Rome)
Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents Rome: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents Rome)
by Klay Lamprell
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Introducing Lonely Planet's brand new Not for Parents series! This is not a guidebook. And it is definitely 'not-for-parents'. It is the real, inside story about one of the world's most famous cities - Rome. If you were a cat why would you want to live... (read more)

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Our World: A Country-By-Country Guide
Our World: A Country-By-Country Guide
by Millie Miller
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A perfect first introduction to the countries of the world for elementary school students. OUR WORLD makes it fun and easy for children to learn more about the world around them. Millie Miller contributes more of her beautiful, watercolor illustrations... (read more)

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Lily's Garden of India
Lily's Garden of India
by Jeremy Smith
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Lily's mother has a beautiful garden of plants from all over the world. When Lily visits the Indian section of the garden, she discovers her own adventure. With lush illustrations in the jewel tones of India, this story includes a glossary and additional... (read more)

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A Cool Drink of Water
A Cool Drink of Water
by Barbara Kerley
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This Is London
This Is London
by Miroslav Sasek
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With the same wit and perception that distinguished his charming books on Paris, New York, and San Francisco, M Sasek presents stylish, elegant London in This is London, first published in 1959 and now updated for the 21st century.  Here this... (read more)

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What the Rat Told Me
What the Rat Told Me
by Marie Sellier
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Nina and her father live in a beautiful riding school famous for their Lippizaners--precious, rare performing horses.  Nina loves the horses that her father looks after, but she also loves Zelda, one of the old carriage horses who she sneaks... (read more)

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Children Just Like Me: In Association with United Nations Children's Fund
Children Just Like Me: In Association with United Nations Children's Fund
by Barnabas Kindersley and Anabel Kindersley
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A photographer and a teacher traveled the world meeting and talking to children for two years. Readers will enjoy learning about the dreams, beliefs, hopes, fears, and day-to-day lives of other children. Over 500 color photos.... (read more)

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