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Skippyjon Jones, Lost in Spice (With Audio CD)
Skippyjon Jones, Lost in Spice (With Audio CD)
by Judy Schachner
Staff Pick
Holy hot tamales! El Skippito is my favorite Siamese cat, and in his fifth adventure he is off to Mars. Judy Schachner created another excellent read-aloud full of imagination, silly songs, and Spanish vocabulary. I dare any kid on your holiday list not... (read more)

List Price $17.99
Your price: $7.98
Sale - Hardcover

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LEGO Star Wars Brickmaster
LEGO Star Wars Brickmaster
by DK Publishing
Staff Pick
LEGO and Star Wars together? Perfect! Not only do you get detailed instructions on how to build eight exclusive models, you also get 240 bricks and two action figures. Follow the instructions or build your own. Either way, there are hours of fun ahead!... (read more)

Your price: $29.99
New - Hardcover

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Pop-Up: Everything You Need to Create Your Own Pop-Up Book
Pop-Up: Everything You Need to Create Your Own Pop-Up Book
by Frances Castle and Ruth Wickings
Staff Pick
Unfold the mystery behind pop-up books. This guide contains everything you need to construct your own pop-up book, including basic folds, techniques, and hands-on examples. No scissors or glue needed because all the pieces are press-out and self-adhesive.... (read more)

List Price $19.99
Your price: $8.98
Sale - Hardcover

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Eating the Dinosaur
Eating the Dinosaur
by Chuck Klosterman
Staff Pick
Klosterman quotes the late Kurt Cobain as saying, "Give the kids what they want," and this book does just that. Eating the Dinosaur includes entertaining pieces about pop-culture subjects from Ralph Sampson to Weezer. Also, Klosterman gets bonus points... (read more)

List Price $25.00
Your price: $4.50
Used - Hardcover

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The Hunger Games Trilogy (Boxed Set)
The Hunger Games Trilogy (Boxed Set)
by Suzanne Collins
Staff Pick
The Hunger Games is the best series I've read in years. If you haven't read it, you're in for a dystopian treat. I recommend the boxed set because, as soon as you finish one book, you'll want to start the next one right away!... (read more)

List Price $53.97
Your price: $24.00
Used - Set Hardcover

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Million-Dollar Throw
Million-Dollar Throw
by Mike Lupica
Staff Pick
Lupica pulls the reader directly into the action with detailed football play-by-play and just the right amount of off-the-field drama. A timely plot, real life struggles, and big sports dreams make this novel relatable to almost anyone. How would you... (read more)

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Used - Hardcover

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Brave Dragons: A Chinese Basketball Team, an American Coach, and Two Cultures Clashing
Brave Dragons: A Chinese Basketball Team, an American Coach, and Two Cultures Clashing
by Jim Yardley
Staff Pick
Pulitzer Prize winner Jim Yardley brings us an entertaining account of a season with the Shanxi Brave Dragons, one of the worst teams in the Chinese Basketball Association. In an attempt to improve his team, owner Boss Wang hires a former NBA coach (the... (read more)

List Price $26.95
Your price: $9.50
Used - Hardcover

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Princess Hyacinth: The Surprising Tale of a Girl Who Floated
Princess Hyacinth: The Surprising Tale of a Girl Who Floated
by Florence Parry Heide and Lane Smith
Staff Pick
A whimsical tale about a floating princess, a balloon man, and a kite-flying boy named Boy... what's not to love? An excellent story, gorgeous illustrations, and a clever design make this unconventional princess book a must-have. It's light hearted and... (read more)

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Used - Hardcover

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Brave Dragons: A Chinese Basketball Team, an American Coach, and Two Cultures Clashing
Brave Dragons: A Chinese Basketball Team, an American Coach, and Two Cultures Clashing
by Jim Yardley
Staff Pick
Pulitzer Prize winner Jim Yardley brings us an entertaining account of a season with the Shanxi Brave Dragons, one of the worst teams in the Chinese Basketball Association. In an attempt to improve his team, owner Boss Wang hires a former NBA coach (the... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

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FreeDarko Presents... The Undisputed Guide to Pro Basketball History
FreeDarko Presents... The Undisputed Guide to Pro Basketball History
by Bethlehem Shoals and Big Baby and Dr. Lawyer IndianChief and Billups and Silverbird 5000
Staff Pick
The guys at FreeDarko have delivered another outstanding basketball book, this time about the history of the game. While not a complete history, they hit many of the highlights of the sport, including the first organized leagues, the Celtics of the 1960s,... (read more)

List Price $25.00
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Used - Hardcover

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Play Their Hearts Out: A Coach, His Star Recruit, and the Youth Basketball Machine
Play Their Hearts Out: A Coach, His Star Recruit, and the Youth Basketball Machine
by George Dohrmann
Staff Pick
Play Their Hearts Out is a must-read book for basketball fans at all levels. Pulitzer Prize winner Dohrmann presents an engrossing saga of an AAU team as its players grow up and try to achieve their basketball dreams. In addition to following the boys... (read more)

List Price $26.00
Your price: $11.95
Used - Hardcover

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