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Bermuda Triangle (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 3)
Bermuda Triangle (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 3)
by Dk Publishing
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Strange things happen when you enter the Bermuda Triangle. Five planes vanish into the blue. Two crews disappear from a ship. Strange things happen when you enter the Bermuda Triangle. The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on... (read more)

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I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives
I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives
by Caitlin Alifirenka
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The true story of an all-American girl and a boy from an impoverished city in Zimbabwe and the letter that changed both of their lives forever. It started as an assignment. Everyone in Caitlin's class wrote to an unknown student somewhere in a distant... (read more)

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The Dead Family Diaz
The Dead Family Diaz
by P. J. Bracegirdle
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A fresh, funny take on the Day of the Dead that's packed with kid appeal! Every skeleton in the Land of the Dead is excited to celebrate el Día de los Muertos with the Living. But not Angelito. His big sister has told him all about their... (read more)

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London Calls
London Calls
by Gabby Dawnay
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A Lion in Paris is widely regarded as the most accomplished book by multi-award-winning childrenandrsquo;s author/illustrator Beatrice Alemagna. It tells the story of a lion who, bored by his rural life in the savanna, seeks excitement and opportunity in... (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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If the World Were a Village: a Book About the World's People (2ND 11 Edition)
If the World Were a Village: a Book About the World's People (2ND 11 Edition)
by David J. Smith
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The 2nd Edition of the best-selling book which has sold over 400 000 copies in 17 languages ? updated with new content and insights about the world's people. First published to wide acclaim in 2002, this eye-opening book has since become a classic... (read more)

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A Handful of Stars
A Handful of Stars
by Cynthia Lord
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This powerful middle-grade novel from the Newbery Honor author of RULES explores a friendship between a small-town girl and the daughter of migrant workers. When Lily's blind dog, Lucky, slips his collar and runs away across the wide-open blueberry... (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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Who Was Sitting Bull? (Who Was...?)
Who Was Sitting Bull? (Who Was...?)
by Stephanie Spinner
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Born in 1925, Maria Tallchief spent part of her childhood on an Osage reservation in Oklahoma. With the support of her family and world-renowned choreographer George Balanchine, she rose to the top of her art form to become America's first prima... (read more)

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Manufacturing Jobs in the U.S. (At Issue)
Manufacturing Jobs in the U.S. (At Issue)
by Amy (edt) Francis
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•Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. •Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help readers understand current social issues and prepare... (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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States and Capitals: United We Stand! [With Poster] (Basher History)
States and Capitals: United We Stand! [With Poster] (Basher History)
by Dan Green
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Basher History: States and Capitals is the follow-up title to the bestselling Basher History: U.S. Presidents. This unique and comprehensive guide to 50 states (plus DC and the six territories) presents each state in the hip Basher fashion. Who... (read more)

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Where Is Mount Everest? (Where Is...?)
Where Is Mount Everest? (Where Is...?)
by Nico Medina
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As the recent deaths of sixteen Sherpas underscore, climbing Mount Everest remains a daunting challenge. Located in the Himalayas, Everest is the highest mountain in the world at a whopping 29,029 feet. In this compelling narrative, Nico Medina guides... (read more)

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B Is for Beaver: An Oregon Alphabet
B Is for Beaver: An Oregon Alphabet
by Roland Smith and Marie Smith
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Not only are Roland Smith's myriad of kids books some of my favorites, but this recent title written with his wife Marie is a true gem! It's as approachable to picture books fans as it is to alphabet book seekers and lovers of the Northwest! I can't wait... (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 (cor)
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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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Manufacturing Jobs in the U.S. (At Issue)
Manufacturing Jobs in the U.S. (At Issue)
by Greenhaven Press
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•Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. •Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help readers understand current social issues and prepare... (read more)

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In My Family/En Mi Familia
In My Family/En Mi Familia
by Carmen Lomas Garza
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Following the best-selling "Family Pictures, In My Family/En mi Familia" is Carmen Lomas Garza's continuing tribute to the family and community that shaped her childhood and her life. Lomas Garza's vibrant paintings and warm personal stories depict... (read more)

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Bread, Bread, Bread (Foods of the World)
Bread, Bread, Bread (Foods of the World)
by Ann Morris
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Bread is a food enjoyed by people in all parts of the world. Its many shapes, sizes, textures, and colors are as varied as the people who eat it. This photographic round-the-world tour provides a glimpse into the rich variety of world cultures, as well... (read more)

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Mythology: Oh My! Gods and Goddesses [With Poster] (Basher History)
Mythology: Oh My! Gods and Goddesses [With Poster] (Basher History)
by Simon Basher
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The myths and stories of the gods and goddesses of the ancient world have a timeless appeal that captures the attention of generation after generation of children. Basher History: Mythology is an information-packed introduction to Greek/Roman, Norse and... (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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