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Shades of Black: A Celebration of Our Children
Shades of Black: A Celebration of Our Children
by Sandra L. Pinkney
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Using poetic language and stunning photographs, the Pinkneys create a remarkable affirmation of the beauty and diversity of African-American children in this board book edition of their bestselling picture book. Full color.... (read more)

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Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
by Donna Jo Napoli
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Donna Jo Napoli is both a linguist and a writer of children's fiction. She received her BA in mathematics in 1970 and her Ph.D. in Romance Languages and Literatures in 1973, both from Harvard University, then did a postdoctoral year in Linguistics at MIT.... (read more)

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Global Baby Girls (Global Fund for Children)
Global Baby Girls (Global Fund for Children)
by Global Fund For Children
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The Global Fund for Children is a nonprofit organization committed to advancing the dignity of young people around the world. The GFC pursues this mission by making grants to innovative community-based organizations and by developing books that celebrate... (read more)

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Global Babies (Global Fund for Children)
Global Babies (Global Fund for Children)
by Global Fund For Children
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The Global Fund for Children is a nonprofit organization committed to advancing the dignity of young people around the world. The GFC pursues this mission by making grants to innovative community-based organizations and by developing books that celebrate... (read more)

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Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons
Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons
by Ernest Drake
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I originally picked up this beautiful book, published by Candlewick Press, just to look at it, thinking I might buy one at a later time. But I soon realized that I needed to have a copy in my possession immediately! Laden with attractive illustrations... (read more)

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Who Was Louis Armstrong? (Who Was...?)
Who Was Louis Armstrong? (Who Was...?)
by Mcdonough
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Born in a little cabin in Tennessee, Dolly Parton always dreamed big, and she was right to! She wrote her first song at age five and became a country music star by the time she was in her early twenties. Of course, her success didn't stop there. Dolly... (read more)

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Global Baby Boys (Global Fund for Children Books)
Global Baby Boys (Global Fund for Children Books)
by Maya Ajmera
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Around the world, baby boys are kind, curious, smart, and fun. Baby boys can grow up to do anything!... (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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Drugs (Teen Rights and Freedoms)
Drugs (Teen Rights and Freedoms)
by Gale
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This timely new series examines a broad range of perceived, practical, or actual legal rights and freedoms impacting the daily lives of teens. Each volume focuses on a different right or freedom. Material is drawn from primary and secondary sources. Many... (read more)

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Famous Phonies: Legends, Fakes, and Frauds Who Changed History (Changed History)
Famous Phonies: Legends, Fakes, and Frauds Who Changed History (Changed History)
by Brianna Dumont
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The world's earth-shattering, history-changing movers and shakers are all well documented . . . right? Hardly! Take Homer, the author of The Iliad and The Odyssey. His famous epics have inspired generations of writers and launched Western literature as... (read more)

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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 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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Saga of the Sioux: An Adaptation from Dee Brown's Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Saga of the Sioux: An Adaptation from Dee Brown's Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
by Dee Brown
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This new adaptation of Dee Brown's multimillion-copy bestseller, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, is filled with photographs and maps to bring alive the tragic saga of Native Americans for middle-grade readers. Focusing on the Sioux nation as... (read more)

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Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
by Michelle Markel
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From acclaimed author Michelle Markel and Caldecott Honor artist Melissa Sweet comes this true story of Clara Lemlich, a young Ukrainian immigrant who led the largest strike of women workers in U.S. history. This picture book biography includes a... (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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Letters to a Young Brother: Manifest Your Destiny
Letters to a Young Brother: Manifest Your Destiny
by Hill Harper
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A compelling, important addition to Hill Harpers bestselling series, inspired by the numerous young inmates who write to him seeking guidance   After the publication of the bestselling Letters to a Young Brother, accomplished actor and speaker Hill... (read more)

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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
by Donna Jo Napoli
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The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author... (read more)

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Mummies Made in Egypt (Reading Rainbow Book)
Mummies Made in Egypt (Reading Rainbow Book)
by Aliki
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Aliki describes and illustrates the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt.... (read more)

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All in the Family (10 Edition)
All in the Family (10 Edition)
by Steven Otfinoski
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This fun new series offers a fascinating way to introduce youngsters to the characters in Greek mythology. Each book contains an Introduction that explains the origins of mythology, an A-Z Hall of Fame featuring the key characters in each book, full... (read more)

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The Little House Guidebook (Little House)
The Little House Guidebook (Little House)
by William Anderson
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In her bestselling and beloved Little House series, Laura Ingalls Wilder described in loving detail the many places where she lived while growing up on the American frontier. Now everyone can come home to Little House in The Little House Guidebook, which... (read more)

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