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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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This Is Paris
This Is Paris
by Miroslav Sasek
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All the latest titles from M. Sasek's beloved and nostalgic children's travel series, now in one convenient ISBN. These facsimile editions of M. Sasek's beloved classic books from the 1960s are still timely and current in every way.  The brilliant... (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 Lonely Planet
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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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Walk This World
Walk This World
by Lotta (ilt) Nieminen
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Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents The Travel Book (Lonely Planet Not for Parents Travel Book)
Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents The Travel Book (Lonely Planet Not for Parents Travel Book)
by Michael Dubois
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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'. Cool stuff to know about every country in the world. Everyone knows the world's highest mountain, but do you know which country... (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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The Yellow Star: The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark
The Yellow Star: The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark
by Carmen Agra Deedy
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Deedy retells the story of King Christian X and the Danish resistance to the Nazis during World War II. Full-color illustrations.... (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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Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents Paris: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents Paris)
Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents Paris: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents Paris)
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 - Paris. In this book you'll hear fascinating tales... (read more)

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The Great Big Book of Families
The Great Big Book of Families
by Mary Hoffman
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This fun and fascinating treasury features all kinds of families and their lives together. Each spread showcases one aspect of home life-from houses and holidays, to schools and pets, to feelings and family trees. Ros Asquith's humorous illustrations... (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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A Cool Drink of Water
A Cool Drink of Water
by Barbara Kerley
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This Is Ireland
This Is Ireland
by M Sasek
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Originally published in the 1960s, this title in Sasek's beloved travel series for children is reproduced in this facsimile edition, which offers a colorful, spirited, and unique tour of Ireland via the deft paintbrush strokes and witty voice of a master... (read more)

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Pirate
Pirate
by Dk Publishing
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The Eye Wonder series pairs full-color with clearly written text to help build a foundation for advanced exploration. Here, young readers enter the world of pirates. Full color.... (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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Chocolate: Riches from the Rainforest
Chocolate: Riches from the Rainforest
by Robert Burleigh
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Accompanies a four-year touring exhibition.<P>Discover the story of chocolate from rainforest to candy store.... (read more)

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Hands of the Maya
Hands of the Maya
by Rachel Crandell
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Witness loving, working hands in action in this vivid portrait of life in a Maya village. "Grandmother Apolonia has gone to market for the day to weave and sell her baskets." Experience a day in the life of a Maya village. The wisdom of the phrase "Many... (read more)

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Vacation
Vacation
by Pierre Yves Njeng
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School is out. Now it's time for Nweb's vacation. He should be excited, but instead he's worried. This year Nweb's family has decided to leave the city and vacation in the village of his grandparents. Nweb has never been to the village. He doesn't know... (read more)

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Not for Parents Great Britain (Not-For-Parents)
Not for Parents Great Britain (Not-For-Parents)
by Lonely Planet
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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 exciting places--Great Britain. In this book you'll read fascinating takes about kids down in mines, battles on the soccer field... (read more)

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Chinese Children's Favorite Stories (Children's Favorite Stories)
Chinese Children's Favorite Stories (Children's Favorite Stories)
by Mingmei Yip
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This volume of beloved Chinese stories contains a delightful selection from the rich store of Chinese folklore and legend. Discover the many delightful animal characters as well as Chang-E, the famous Eight Immortals, and Guan Yin, goddess of compassion.... (read more)

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