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Reference and Handbooks


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The Dangerous Book for Boys
The Dangerous Book for Boys
by Conn Iggulden and Hal Iggulden
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These volumes, The Dangerous Book for Boys and The Daring Book for Girls, are utterly brimming with tips, tools, maps, pictograms, glossaries, advice, game rules, blueprints... you name it! They're fantastic guidebooks for kids. And, truth be told, I... (read more)

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The Big Book of Girl Stuff
The Big Book of Girl Stuff
by Bart King
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The Big Book of Girl Stuff shares everything a girl needs to know-from sleepovers to diaries to makeup to boys to shopping, and everything in between It's the ultimate guide to unlocking the delightful mysteries of being a girl. It's filled with... (read more)

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The Double-Daring Book for Girls
The Double-Daring Book for Girls
by Andrea Buchanan
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The eagerly anticipated follow-up to the bestselling phenomenon The Daring Book for Girls is an even more daring guide to everything from making a raft to learning how to play football to the art of the Japanese Tea ceremony. This second volume, with all... (read more)

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The Big Book of Gross Stuff
The Big Book of Gross Stuff
by Bart King
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From boogers, B.O., and belches to sneezes, diseases, and demon cheeses, The Big Book of Gross Stuff is chock-full of practical knowledge including a Gross Quiz (kids can see how they stack up against the rest of society) and the World's Most Disgusting... (read more)

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First Aid for Youths
First Aid for Youths
by Buck Tilton
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Essential information for youths on how to aid a person in trouble, including checking a scene for safety and taking care of someone who is not breathing, is bleeding, has a broken bone, or is sick.... (read more)

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The Real Spy's Guide to Becoming a Spy
The Real Spy's Guide to Becoming a Spy
by Peter Earnest
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Created by the founding executive director of the International Spy Museum, who is also a former operative in the CIAs Clandestine Service, this is the official handbook for kids who dream of one day becoming a spy or working in the intelligence field. &#... (read more)

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The Pocket Daring Book for Girls: Things to Do
The Pocket Daring Book for Girls: Things to Do
by Andrea Buchanan
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A portable, pocket-sized take on the bestselling phenomenon,The Daring Book for Girls, this book is filled with many favorite activities from the original, plus some exciting new games, crafts, and projects. Whether following tips for riding a skateboard,... (read more)

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Cute!: A Guide to All Things Adorable
Cute!: A Guide to All Things Adorable
by Bart King
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Cute is peppered with sweet surprises, fun features, and delightful facts. Girls can use this book's special Cuteness Checklist to figure out how adorable anything is Humorous and written in a kid-friendly style, Cute even reveals how pink was once... (read more)

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The Boys' Book of Survival: How to Survive Anything, Anywhere
The Boys' Book of Survival: How to Survive Anything, Anywhere
by Scholastic
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Now you, too, can survive anything, anywhere! Lost in the desert? Stuck in quicksand? Confronted by a man-eating tiger? Trapped at a school dance? Fear not, brave reader! With this essential survival guide, you'll find a way to get yourself out of every... (read more)

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Pirate Handbook (Handbooks)
Pirate Handbook (Handbooks)
by Monica Carretero
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Just right for aspiring pirates, this illustrated activity book includes bright and distinctive illustrations and descriptions of different types of pirates—the short pirate, the evil pirate, and lady pirates. This delightfully engaging handbook... (read more)

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The Boys' Book: How to Be the Best at Everything
The Boys' Book: How to Be the Best at Everything
by Scholastic
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Ideal for boys and girls, these classic guides explain how to to do everything and anything better than the rest, from fighting off a crocodile to reading someones mind. Illustrations.... (read more)

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Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents How to Be a World Explorer: Your All-Terrain Training Manual (Lonely Planet Not for Parents)
Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents How to Be a World Explorer: Your All-Terrain Training Manual (Lonely Planet Not for Parents)
by Lonely Planet
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It's a wonderful world out there just waiting to be discovered, but are you ready to be an explorer? Do you know how to cope with searing heat and intense cold? Can you find food and water in the wild? Can you avoid deadly diseases and fight back against... (read more)

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The Sneaky Book for Girls: How to Perform Sneaky Magic Tricks, Escape a Grasp, Use Sneaky Codes and Ciphers, Detect Counterfeit Currency, and Make Spy Devices...
The Sneaky Book for Girls: How to Perform Sneaky Magic Tricks, Escape a Grasp, Use Sneaky Codes and Ciphers, Detect Counterfeit Currency, and Make Spy Devices...
by Cy Timony
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Thank you, Cy . . . for opening up the world of tinkering and creativity to a whole new generation . . . looking to get their hands dirty with new and exciting projects." --NPR's Ira Flatow, host of Science Friday Like a real MacGyver, Tymony is hoping... (read more)

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The Curious Boy's Book of Adventure
The Curious Boy's Book of Adventure
by Sam Martin
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Boys of all ages love to hunt, explore, and discover. They like expeditions, secret messages, and remote hideaways. They love to build, fix, and create. In short, they love adventure, and this four-color paperback is jammed full of 100 hijinks and... (read more)

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The Girls' Book of Excellence: Even More Ways to Be the Best at Everything
The Girls' Book of Excellence: Even More Ways to Be the Best at Everything
by Scholastic
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Girls will learn how to be excellent....at everything! In this book, girls will find even more tremendous tips on how they can be the best at everything. This time around, they will learn how to: Survive a charging elephant. Be a synchronized swimmer... (read more)

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How to Survive Anything: Shark Attack, Lightning, Embarrassing Parents, Pop Quizzes, and Other Perilous Situations (National Geographic Kids)
How to Survive Anything: Shark Attack, Lightning, Embarrassing Parents, Pop Quizzes, and Other Perilous Situations (National Geographic Kids)
by Rachel Buchholz
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Let's face it. With school pressures, social pressures, parental pressures...the teenage years are tough. Your best friend is with you one day, dating your crush the next. But it could be worse! You could be face-to-face with an angry grizzly, or chest... (read more)

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The Pocket Daring Book for Girls: Wisdom & Wonder
The Pocket Daring Book for Girls: Wisdom & Wonder
by Andrea Buchanan
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Revisit old favorites and discover even more facts and stories. The perfect pocket book for any girl on a quest for knowledge. Includes New Chapters + the Best Wisdom & Wonder from The Daring Book for... (read more)

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The Pocket Guide to Girl Stuff
The Pocket Guide to Girl Stuff
by Bart King
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Girls can be a mystery-even to themselves. Sometimes girls just need a little guidance and know-how. They get that and more with Pocket Guide to Girl Stuff. Acclaimed author Bart King delves into the secret world of girls-with the help of his five... (read more)

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Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook Gross Junior Edition
Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook Gross Junior Edition
by David Borgenicht
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Leave it to the authors of the best-selling Worst-Case Scenario series to serve up a hilarious and totally gross handbook that will guide kids through all things slippery, slimy, and stinky. Find out how to survive boogers, bloody noses, barfing... (read more)

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For Girls Only: Everything Great about Being a Girl
For Girls Only: Everything Great about Being a Girl
by Laura Dower
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Hey, Girls!   Wanna have some fun?   Here is a collection of everything great about being a girl! Are you ready to give the best sleepover party ever? Or the best pedicure? Make fortune-tellers, friendship bracelets, and collages? You’ll... (read more)

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