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Left for Dead: A Young Man's Search for Justice for the USS Indianapolis
Left for Dead: A Young Man's Search for Justice for the USS Indianapolis
by Peter Nelson
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Nelson tells the true story of 11-year-old Hunter Scott, who in 1998 began to uncover the truth behind a historic World War II naval disaster aboard the "Indianapolis," which led to the reversal of the wrongful court martial of the ship's captain.... (read more)

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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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The Greatest Dinosaur Ever
The Greatest Dinosaur Ever
by Brenda Z Guiberson
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Which dinosaur was the greatest? Was it the tallest, the biggest, the strongest, the smartest, the weirdest, the fastest, or the smallest? Or was it the oldest bird, the best parent, the one with the best night vision, the best armor, or the longest... (read more)

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Weird But True! 3: 300 Outrageous Facts
Weird But True! 3: 300 Outrageous Facts
by National Geographic
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Did you know that a lion's roar can be heard up to five miles away? That an astronaut's heartbeat slows down in space? That about $50 billion of Monopoly money is printed each year? Three hundred wacky facts pop from the colorful, compact pages of Weird... (read more)

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The Frog Scientist (Scientists in the Field)
The Frog Scientist (Scientists in the Field)
by Pamela S Turner
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The critically acclaimed Scientist in the Field book about how one boys interest in backyard science inspired a career in scientific discovery. Growing up in South Carolina, Tyrone Hayes didnt worry about pesticides. He just liked to collect frogs, and... (read more)

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Trout
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Trout
by Teri Sloat
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A bright, energetic retelling of a beloved children's rhyme, with a Pacific Northwest twist. "There was an old lady who swallowed a trout That splished and splashed and thrashed about." Everyone has heard about the old lady who swallowed a fly, but there... (read more)

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Flight of the Honey Bee
Flight of the Honey Bee
by Raymond Huber
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Follow the flight of a honey bee as she searches for nectar to sustain her hive and, along the way, pollinates flowers to produce seeds and fruits. A tiny honey bee emerges from the hive for the first time. Using sunlight, landmarks, and scents to... (read more)

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Baby Elephant (All Aboard Science Reader - Level 2)
Baby Elephant (All Aboard Science Reader - Level 2)
by Ginjer L Clarke
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Learn all about puppies in this photo-filled book that captures all the charm of these adorable animals! This new nonfiction reader will teach kids how to take good care of their own puppy.... (read more)

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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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DK Big Book of Trains
DK Big Book of Trains
by Dk
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All aboard! "The Big Book of Trains" is setting off on a journey to explore the fastest, heaviest, longest, and most fantastic trains in the world. Features more than 50 of the world's most amazing trains, from the Bullet train (the fastest) and the... (read more)

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Kate & Pippin an Unlikely Love Story
Kate & Pippin an Unlikely Love Story
by Martin Springett
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When Pippin, a fawn abandoned by her mother, cries out for help, she is found by author Isobel Springett. After carrying the tiny fawn back to her home, Isobel places Pippin next to Kate, a Great Dane who has never had puppies of her own. What... (read more)

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Do All Spiders Spin Webs?: Questions and Answers about Spiders (Scholastic Question & Answer)
Do All Spiders Spin Webs?: Questions and Answers about Spiders (Scholastic Question & Answer)
by Melvin Berger
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How many kinds of spider webs are there? What makes spider silk so strong? How do small spiders eat bigger frogs and birds? Which spider uses a lasso to catch its prey? How do spiders see at night to hunt? Do all spiders have fangs? These, and more... (read more)

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Children Just Like Me: In Association with United Nations Children's Fund
Children Just Like Me: In Association with United Nations Children's Fund
by Barnabas Kindersley and Anabel Kindersley
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A photographer and a teacher traveled the world meeting and talking to children for two years. Readers will enjoy learning about the dreams, beliefs, hopes, fears, and day-to-day lives of other children. Over 500 color photos.... (read more)

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Biology: Life As We Know It!
Biology: Life As We Know It!
by Simon Basher
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Natures building blocks have never been more sociable than in this newest offering from the creators of The Periodic Table and Physics. From cells to DNA, from viruses to mammals, from chlorophyll to flowers and fruit, and including the human bodys... (read more)

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Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives (Scientists in the Field)
Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives (Scientists in the Field)
by Elizabeth Rusch
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“At 11:35 p.m., as Radio Armero played cheerful music, a towering wave of mud and rocks bulldozed through the village, roaring like a squadron of fighter jets.” Twenty-three thousand people died in the 1985 eruption of Colombias Nevado del... (read more)

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Whales, the Gentle Giants (Step Into Reading: A Step 3 Book)
Whales, the Gentle Giants (Step Into Reading: A Step 3 Book)
by Joyce Milton
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Illus. in full color. "Milton understands what kids like about whales, and packs a considerable amount of information into the book. This easy-reader leaps with appeal."--Bulletin, Center for Children's Books.  ... (read more)

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Magic School Bus Chapter Books #06: The Giant Germ
Magic School Bus Chapter Books #06: The Giant Germ
by Magic School Bues
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Learn all about germs when Ms. Frizzle's class takes another exciting field trip! Ms. Frizzle takes her class on amazing field trips in the Magic School Bus. They never know what will happen when they get on the bus, but they always learn something new... (read more)

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Helen Keller (In Their Own Words)
Helen Keller (In Their Own Words)
by George Sullivan
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This paperback edition tells the life story of Helen Keller, who lived in a world of silence and darkness yet became a college graduate, best-selling author, and tireless fund-raiser. Helen's inspirational story is told with the help of her own writing... (read more)

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Dear Children of the Earth: A Letter from Home
Dear Children of the Earth: A Letter from Home
by Schim Schimmel
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"Dear Children of the Earth" begins a remarkable letter from Mother Earth asking for help from children everywhere. She writes to express her love for each and every child and asks for their love and appreciation in return. In her own words, and with all... (read more)

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Today I Will: A Year of Quotes, Notes, and Promises to Myself
Today I Will: A Year of Quotes, Notes, and Promises to Myself
by Jerry Spinelli
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Reassuring advice for every day of the year From an esteemed husband-and-wife team comes a book of daily advice and insight. In dated entries meant to be read one per day, the Spinellis open with a brief quote from childrens literature, write a paragraph... (read more)

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