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Adventures in Cartooning (09 Edition)
Adventures in Cartooning (09 Edition)
by James Sturm
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In this action-packed cartooning adventure, kids will have as much fun making comics as reading them!    Once upon a time . . . a princess tried to make a comic.  And with the help of a magical cartooning elf, she learned how - well... (read more)

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I Heard God Talking to Me: William Edmonson and His Stone Carvings
I Heard God Talking to Me: William Edmonson and His Stone Carvings
by Elizabeth Spires
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One night in the early 1930s, William Edmondson, the son of former slaves and a janitor in Nashville, Tennessee, heard God speaking to him. And so he began to carve – tombstones, birdbaths, and stylized human figures, whose spirits seemed to emerge... (read more)

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Return to Sender
Return to Sender
by Julia Alvarez
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A heartwarming coming-of-age story set in the rural South.  With her friend Missy Violet away in Florida, Viney has big shoes to fill. While there are ailing neighbors to comfort, Vineys favorite teacher has left school—and Vineys... (read more)

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Masterpiece
Masterpiece
by Elise Broach
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Marvin lives with his family under the kitchen sink in the Pompadays apartment. He is very much a beetle. James lives with his family in New York City. He is very much an eleven year-old boy. After James gets a pen and ink set for his birthday, Marvin... (read more)

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Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice
by Phillip Hoose
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and#160; Sarah Rector was once famously hailed as and#147;the richest black girl in America.and#8221; Set against the backdrop of American history, her tale encompasses the creation of Indian Territory, the making of Oklahoma, and the establishment of... (read more)

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Panic in Level 4: Cannibals, Killer Viruses, and Other Journeys to the Edge of Science
Panic in Level 4: Cannibals, Killer Viruses, and Other Journeys to the Edge of Science
by Richard Preston
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Bizarre illnesses and plagues that kill people in the most unspeakable ways. Obsessive and inspired efforts by scientists to solve mysteries and save lives. From The Hot Zone to The Demon in the Freezer and beyond, Richard Prestons bestselling works have... (read more)

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Heart of a Shepherd
Heart of a Shepherd
by Rosanne Parry
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When Brother's dad is shipped off to Iraq, along with the rest of his reserve unit, Brother must help his grandparents keep the ranch going. Hes determined to maintain it just as his father left it, in the hope that doing so will ensure his fathers safe... (read more)

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Boost
Boost
by Kathy Mackel
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Thirteen-year-old Savvy's three-point shot is deadly. But she gets pushed around on the basketball court. Her older sister, Callie, is on varsity cheerleading, but she's not light enough to be a flier - her coveted position. Both girls need to boost... (read more)

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Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream
by Tanya Lee Stone
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They had the right stuff. They defied the prejudices of the time. And they blazed a trail for generations of women to follow. What does it take to be an astronaut? Excellence at flying, courage, intelligence, resistance to stress, top physical shape &... (read more)

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Peace: 50 Years of Protest
Peace: 50 Years of Protest
by Barry Miles
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One of the most instantly recognized images in the world--the peace sign--celebrates its 50th anniversary. Miles uses a combination of research and personal recall to recount the evolution of this iconic image. Illustrated.... (read more)

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Someday
Someday
by Alison McGhee and Peter Reynolds
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Hand lettering and whimsical illustrations by Peter H. Reynolds bring to life this powerful ode to a mother's dreams for her child. A perfect gift book for anyone at any age.... (read more)

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Ruby's Imagine
Ruby's Imagine
by Kim Antieau
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Astorm is coming. Big Oak told Ruby Butterfly and Ruby Butterfly told Ruby the girl. But how does Ruby the girl tell everyone else? Her grandmother, Mammaloose, will say its Rubys imagination—not real. Like Rubys memories of her mama and daddy—... (read more)

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Dark Fiddler: The Life and Legend of Nicolo Paganini (Creative Editions)
Dark Fiddler: The Life and Legend of Nicolo Paganini (Creative Editions)
by Aaron Frisch
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An old gravedigger recites the story of Nicolo Paganini, the 18th-century Italian violinist whose extraordinary skills and eerie stage presence made him a musical legend.... (read more)

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What the World Eats
What the World Eats
by Peter Menzel
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Sitting down to a daily family meal has long been a tradition for billions of people. But in every corner of the world this age-old custom is rapidly changing. From increased trade between countries to the expansion of global food corporations like Kraft... (read more)

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The Compound
The Compound
by S. A. Bodeen
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Eli and his family have lived in the underground Compound for six years. The world they knew is gone, and theyve become accustomed to their new life. Accustomed, but not happy. No amount of luxury can stifle the dull routine of living in the same... (read more)

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The Seer of Shadows
The Seer of Shadows
by Avi
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Newbery Medalist Avi weaves one of his most suspenseful and scary tales—about a ghost who has to be seen to be believed and must be kept from carrying out a horrifying revenge. The time is 1872. The place is New York City. Horace Carpetine has... (read more)

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