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A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers, and Changed the Country
A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers, and Changed the Country
by Ilene Cooper
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For the first 128 years of our countrys history, not a single woman served in the Senate or House of Representatives. All of that changed, however, in November 1916, when Jeannette Rankin of Montana became the first woman elected to Congress—even... (read more)

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Mummies Made in Egypt (Reading Rainbow Book)
Mummies Made in Egypt (Reading Rainbow Book)
by Aliki
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Aliki describes and illustrates the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt.... (read more)

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Crystal and Gems (07 Edition)
Crystal and Gems (07 Edition)
by R F Symes
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“A mini museum between the covers of a book.”-- The New York Times “Pioneering...visually captivating, dependable nonfiction.”-- Booklist “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.” -- Library Media Connection (starred review) Includes spectacular, detailed full... (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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Writing Magic : Creating Stories That Fly (06 Edition)
Writing Magic : Creating Stories That Fly (06 Edition)
by Gail Carson Levine
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In Writing Magic, Newbery Honor author Gail Carson Levine shares her secrets of great writing. She shows how you, too, can get terrific ideas for stories, invent great beginnings and endings, write sparkling dialogue, develop memorable characters&... (read more)

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The New Way Things Work
The New Way Things Work
by David Macaulay
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Winner of the 1991 Caldecott Medal for Black and White, author-illustrator David Macaulay has more than demonstrated his playful humor, imagination, and technical know-how in over fifteen books for children. His greatest success so far, though,... (read more)

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Wolves (National Geographic Readers)
Wolves (National Geographic Readers)
by Laura Marsh
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National Geographic Kids — Science Reader Level 2 They run in packs, stalk their prey, and howl at the moon. And no matter where you are — they're always lurking somewhere nearby. Wolves, the predatory puppy dogs of the wild, are feared and... (read more)

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Accidents May Happen: Fifty Inventions Discovered by Mistake
Accidents May Happen: Fifty Inventions Discovered by Mistake
by Charlotte Fol Jones
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-84) and index.... (read more)

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When Plague Strikes: The Black Death, Smallpox, AIDS
When Plague Strikes: The Black Death, Smallpox, AIDS
by James Cross Giblin
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Compassionate and arresting, this exploration of three major diseases that have changed the course of history--the Bubonic Plague, smallpox, and AIDS--chronicles their fearsome death toll, their lasting social, economic, and political implications and... (read more)

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Secrets of the Mummies (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4)
Secrets of the Mummies (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 4)
by Dk
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Egyptian mummies, Inca mummies, mummies of today -- discover their secrets if you dare! These 48-page books about fascinating subjects like pirates, mummies, and volcanoes are for proficient readers who can understand a rich vocabulary and challenging... (read more)

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A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.
A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.
by David Adler
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Full-color illustrations tell the life story of the civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Martin Luther King, Jr.... (read more)

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The Magic School Bus Wet All Over: A Book about the Water Cycle
The Magic School Bus Wet All Over: A Book about the Water Cycle
by Magic School Bus
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Experience the earth's water cycle first hand as Ms. Frizzle's class rises into the air, forms a rain cloud and drizzles down upon earth, just like rain!... (read more)

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Deadliest Animals (National Geographic Readers)
Deadliest Animals (National Geographic Readers)
by Melissa Stewart
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National Geographic Kids — Science Reader Level 3 Did you know that a tiny golf ball-sized creature called the blue-ringed octopus contains enough venom to kill 26 adult humans? Or why the Sydney funnel web spider is one of the most dangerous... (read more)

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Where Do I Sleep?: A Pacific Northwest Lullaby
Where Do I Sleep?: A Pacific Northwest Lullaby
by Jennifer Blomgren and Andrea Gabriel
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This beautifully illustrated lullaby book features shimmering salmon fry, a long-legged baby moose, feathery eaglets, and fifteen other Northwest animals bedding down for the night (or day!). Rhythmic and soothing four-line stanzas describe the animals... (read more)

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The Egyptology Handbook: A Course in the Wonders of Egypt with Sticker
The Egyptology Handbook: A Course in the Wonders of Egypt with Sticker
by Emily Sands
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Inside this illustrated workbook is everything one needs to know to become an esteemed Egyptologist. Among the book's delightful novelty elements are the Top Ten Things to See in Egypt, flaps that lift to reveal hidden treasure in the desert sands, and a... (read more)

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Unlikely Friendships for Kids #02: The Dog and the Piglet: And Four Other True Stories of Animal Friendships
Unlikely Friendships for Kids #02: The Dog and the Piglet: And Four Other True Stories of Animal Friendships
by Jennifer Holland
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Unlikely Friendships is a phenomenon.  A book with its compelling message of hope and friendship and differences overcome. Temple Grandin called it “. . . amazing. It shows the power of friendship.” Now Unlikely Friendships is rewritten... (read more)

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The Shaman's Apprentice: a Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest
The Shaman's Apprentice: a Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest
by Lynne Cherry
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In a Tirio village deep in the heart of the Amazon rain forest, the shaman Nahtahlah has a place of honor in his tribe. Young Kamanya wants to learn the healing secrets of the forest plants--he hopes that he, too, will become the tribes shaman, so that... (read more)

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Basher Planet Earth: What Planet Are You On? (Basher)
Basher Planet Earth: What Planet Are You On? (Basher)
by Simon Basher
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From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, bioligy, astronomy and rocks and minerals, comes Planet Earth, a book that sheds light on this rock we live on, from its mountains... (read more)

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Thomas Jefferson: President & Philosopher
Thomas Jefferson: President & Philosopher
by Jon Meacham
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Jon Meacham is the author of Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power and American Lion, his Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Andrew Jackson, as well as the bestsellers American Gospel and Franklin and Winston. He is an executive editor at Random... (read more)

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Album of Horses
Album of Horses
by Marguerite Henry
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How did the Morgan horse get its name? What are the differences between a Belgian and a Clydesdale? Why are the Byerly Turk, Darley Arabian, and Godolphin Arabian so important? Find the answers to these and many other intriguing questions in Marguerite... (read more)

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