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The Diary of a Young Girl
The Diary of a Young Girl
by Anne Frank
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Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank's remarkable diary has since become a world classic—a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit. In 1942, with Nazis... (read more)

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Painless Grammar (3RD 11 Edition)
Painless Grammar (3RD 11 Edition)
by Rebecca Elliott
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(back cover) Really. This won't hurt at all . . . The thought of having to learn English grammar once turned brave students into cowards . . . but no more! THE PAIN VANISHES WHEN YOU TRANSFORM GRAMMAR PROBLEMS INTO FUN-- Learn correct ways to construct... (read more)

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The Scholastic Dictionary of Idioms
The Scholastic Dictionary of Idioms
by Scholastic
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This guide to idioms provides the student with an opportunity to bring color to their speech every day. Included are idioms from Native American and African American speech as well as the Bible, Aesop, and Shakespeare.... (read more)

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The New Oxford Picture Dictionary (English)
The New Oxford Picture Dictionary (English)
by Oxford
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Published in 1988, this dictionary continues to be a favorite of many teachers.... (read more)

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The Omnivore's Dilemma Young Readers Edition The Secrets Behind What You Eat
The Omnivore's Dilemma Young Readers Edition The Secrets Behind What You Eat
by Michael Pollan
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Have you ever wondered why Twinkies never go bad? Are you eating food, or are you eating "edible food-like substances"? This book will help you answer those questions, and help you eat and cook in ways that are healthier for your body and better for the... (read more)

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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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Encyclopedia Prehistorica Dinosaurs
Encyclopedia Prehistorica Dinosaurs
by Robert Sabuda
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From renowned pop-up masters Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart comes an awe-inspiring tribute to the world's most beloved extinct animals and their 180-million-year reign on our planet. Open this book and a massive T. REX springs out, flashing a... (read more)

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The Daring Book for Girls
The Daring Book for Girls
by Andrea J. Buchanan and Miriam Peskowitz
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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 Magic School Bus Plants Seeds: A Book about How Living Things Grow (Magic School Bus)
The Magic School Bus Plants Seeds: A Book about How Living Things Grow (Magic School Bus)
by Joanna Cole
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Ms. Frizzle's class is growing a beautiful garden. But, Phoebe's plot is empty. Her flowers are back at her old school! So, the class climbs aboard the Magic School Bus. And, of course, the kids don't only go back to Phoebe's school, but they go inside... (read more)

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Knucklehead: Tall Tales and Mostly True Stories of Growing Up Scieszka
Knucklehead: Tall Tales and Mostly True Stories of Growing Up Scieszka
by Jon Scieszka
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How did Jon Scieszka get so funny, anyway? Growing up as one of six brothers was a good start, but that was just the beginning. Throw in Catholic school, lots of comic books, lazy summers at the lake with time to kill, babysitting misadventures, TV... (read more)

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Magic School Bus Chapter Books #02: The Search for the Missing Bones
Magic School Bus Chapter Books #02: The Search for the Missing Bones
by Magic School Bus
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Ms. Frizzle and her class visit the Hugh Mann Costume Company to learn all about skeletons: why we need them, what different bones are for, how doctors fix them when they're broken, and lots more. Illustrations.... (read more)

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Castle (77 Edition)
Castle (77 Edition)
by David Macaulay
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The word itself conjures up mystery, romance, intrigue, and grandeur. What could be more perfect for an author/illustrator who has continually stripped away the mystique of architectural structures that have long fascinated modern man? With typical zest... (read more)

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The Magic School Bus: Inside a Beehive (Magic School Bus)
The Magic School Bus: Inside a Beehive (Magic School Bus)
by Joanna Cole
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To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated scientific information, the bestselling science series ever is back! When the Magic School Bus turns into a beehive, Ms... (read more)

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The Wild Whale Watch
The Wild Whale Watch
by Eva Moore
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Hi, my name is Wanda. I'm one of the students in Ms. Frizzle's class. You've probably heard about Ms. Frizzle. She's always taking us on amazing field trips, and we learn tons about her favorite subject -- science!<P>And when we were working on our... (read more)

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City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction
City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction
by David Macaulay
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Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.... (read more)

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Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Journey to Change the World... One Child at a Time
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Journey to Change the World... One Child at a Time
by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin
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The moving, true story of the young woman dubbed “The Voice of Americas Bullied”; how her bond with her dog, Izzy, changed her life; and their mission to help break the cycle of bullying. In middle school, Gabrielle “Gabe” Ford... (read more)

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Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be
Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be
by Charlotte Fol Jones
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Popsicles, potato chips, Silly Putty, Velcro, and many other familiar things have fascinating stories behind them. In fact, dozens of products and everyday items had surprisingly haphazard beginnings. Mistakes That Worked offers forty of these unusual... (read more)

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The Burgess Bird Book for Children (Dover Science Books)
The Burgess Bird Book for Children (Dover Science Books)
by Thornton W Burgess
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Parents, teachers, and young readers all over the world have enthusiastically welcomed the Dover reprints of Thornton Burgess's classic nature books, including the perennial bestseller, The Adventures of Peter Cottontail. In the present volume, the... (read more)

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Red Scarf Girl : a Memoir of the Cultural Revolution (97 Edition)
Red Scarf Girl : a Memoir of the Cultural Revolution (97 Edition)
by Ji-li Jiang
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This accessible autobiography is the true story of one girl's determination to hold her family together during one of the most terrifying eras of the twentieth century. It's 1966, and twelve-year-old Ji-li Jiang has everything a girl could want... (read more)

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Adventure Bible-NIV
Adventure Bible-NIV
by Jim Madsen
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In this revised edition, kids 8-12 will discover the treasure of God's Word. Filled with great adventures and exciting features, this edition opens a fresh new encounter with Scripture for kids.... (read more)

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