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Louder than words  by Kathy Kacer

Louder than words

Kathy Kacer

Book

Heroic actions speak volumes in a powerful middle grade novel based on real WWII events. Life is not easy for Jewish people in the midst of the Second World War, and for twelve-year-old Dina and her sisters, it gets even harder when their father dies....

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Fossils for kids  by Dan R. Lynch

Fossils for kids

Dan R. Lynch

Book

Become a young paleontologist. Learn all about ancient lifeforms preserved in rock. Dan R. Lynch, author of many Rocks & Minerals field guides, presents a kids' introduction to fossils. Whether children see their first fossil at a museum or find their...

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Bigfoot baby!  by Elias Barks

Bigfoot baby!

Elias Barks

Picture book

Over the course of a day, an adorable young bigfoot (a.k.a., Sasquatch) explores a warm and vibrant magical-realist Pacific Northwest forest realm and interacts with friendly, nonthreatening creatures including tree fairies, forest gnomes, bats, bears...

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Alien baby!  by Elias Barks

Alien baby!

Elias Barks

Picture book

In a galaxy not so far away, Alien Baby follows a young gray alien toddler over the course of an intergalactic day in a fantastical outer space wonderland brought to life with bright pinks and blues, spiral galaxies, asteroids, shooting stars and une...

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Shallow in the deep end

Shallow in the deep end

Book

Erica wants a dog. So dad brings home a new pet... a baby water buffalo! Shallow the buffalo and her friend Bruno the dog have a lot of fun, get in a lot of trouble and create a lot of havoc.

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三个小偷的越狱大战  by 穗高顺也

三个小偷的越狱大战

穗高顺也

Picture book

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The great big animal search book  by Stéphane Frattini

The great big animal search book

Stéphane Frattini

Graphic novel

"This big, beautiful book is bursting with over 2,818 creatures. From cute kittens to waddling penguins, the reader is challenged to spot over 100 distinctive individuals within each crowded scene. The book features over 1,000 fascinating facts and stats...

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My busy day  by artist Caryad

My busy day

artist Caryad

Graphic novel

"My Big Wimmelbook--What I Did Today invites readers to join a lively group of kids, families, friends, and workers as they go about their normal daily routine. From starting the day with a healthy breakfast, to a busy day at school, to swinging in the...

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Spot the dinosaurs  by Amy-Clare Barden

Spot the dinosaurs

Amy-Clare Barden

Picture book

Can you spot the dinosaurs? Lift the flaps and find out where they're hiding!

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Look inside wild weather  by Emily Bone

Look inside wild weather

Emily Bone

Book

Lift the flaps to brave all kinds of extreme weather, from violent tornadoes and hurricanes, to extreme heat-waves, droughts and wildfires. The final page explores the affect climate change is having on wild weather around the world.

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My relations  by Robin Dalton

My relations

Robin Dalton

Book

In 1929 an eight-year-old child, who had very few relations, imagined an assortment of eccentric aunts, uncles and cousins. She wrote and illustrated a little book about them, which her grandmother kept. This is it.

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Cloudburst by Wilbur A. Smith

Cloudburst

Wilbur A. Smith

Jack Courtney has lived in the UK his whole life. But this summer his parents are travelling to the Democratic Republic of Congo for a conference, and they've promised to take Jack and his friends with them. When his parents go missing, abducted by.....

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What the ladybird heard and other stories by Julia Donaldson

What the ladybird heard and other stories

Julia Donaldson

Make all the farmyard noises with the little ladybird and her friends, help Crab find a brand-new shell, rhyme along with the Rhyming Rabbit and see if Princess Eliza can escape from the Wizard. These fun stories are brought to life by Alexander Arms...

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What the ladybird heard next and other stories by Julia Donaldson

What the ladybird heard next and other stories

Julia Donaldson

Join the crime-busting ladybird as she stops two greedy thieves on the farm, help the Singing Mermaid escape the circus and return to her seaside home, follow the magical adventures of Sugarlump the horse when a unicorn grants his every wish and join...

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Good boy  by Sergio Ruzzier

Good boy

Sergio Ruzzier

Picture book

Illustrations and simple text follow a boy and a dog on an out-of-this-world adventure.

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Fuzzy baseball. 3, RBI robots by John Steven Gurney

Fuzzy baseball. 3, RBI robots

John Steven Gurney

Graphic novel

"The Fernwood Valley Fuzzies have a baseball game set with the undefeated and impeccable Geartown Clankees. The Clankees perform like well-oiled machines... mainly because they are robots in disguise just wanting to fit in and feel the love of good.....

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Ocean for Kiwi babies  by Fraser Williamson

Ocean for Kiwi babies

Fraser Williamson

Picture book

"This ... illustrated board book introduces babies to the sea creatures of Aotearoa in English and in Maori"--Publisher information.

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Vehicles for Kiwi babies  by Fraser Williamson

Vehicles for Kiwi babies

Fraser Williamson

Picture book

"This ... illustrated board book introduces babies to the vehicles of Aotearoa in English and in Maori."--Publisher information.

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Ori's stars  by Kristyna Litten

Ori's stars

Kristyna Litten

Picture book

Far out in the depths of space lives Ori. Tired of living alone in the darkness, Ori discovers how to create a star and before she knows it, she has created hundred of them. As they light up the sky around her, figures far and wide begin to flock to the...

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Gulliver's travels  by Laura (Children's author) Cowan

Gulliver's travels

Laura (Children's author) Cowan

Book

After a shipwreck, Gulliver wakes on an island to find that he is a prisoner of the tiny people of Lilliput. Gradually he adapts to his new home. He even stops a war; but he also makes enemies, and little people can be just as dangerous as large ones...

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In the sky  by Harriet Evans

In the sky

Harriet Evans

Book

Home to birds, bats, insects and towering tree tops, our skies are full of nature's best inventions. The world above our heads has inspired everything from our first forays into flight to outer-space cameras. Let your imagination soar as we take to the...

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Alice-Miranda in the outback  by Jacqueline Harvey

Alice-Miranda in the outback

Jacqueline Harvey

Book

Alice-Miranda and her friends are heading into the Australian outback for a desert adventure. What mysteries will they stumble upon?

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爷爷的新年来信  by Michael Morpurgo

爷爷的新年来信

Michael Morpurgo

Picture book

Every Christmas Mia and her family read a letter which her Grandpa wrote to her. His letter is a warm, impassioned and heartfelt wish for a better world for Mia to live in. He remembers fondly the times they spent in his garden finding frogs and worms...

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玩具熊的回家之旅  by Γερουλάνου, Ελένη

玩具熊的回家之旅

Γερουλάνου, Ελένη

Picture book

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大耳朵和半个故事  by Claude Ponti

大耳朵和半个故事

Claude Ponti

Picture book

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树上的探险家  by Claude Ponti

树上的探险家

Claude Ponti

Picture book

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看看世界有多大  by Marie-Hélène Place

看看世界有多大

Marie-Hélène Place

Picture book

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谁还不是个宝宝  by Henry Blackshaw

谁还不是个宝宝

Henry Blackshaw

Picture book

Dear Kids, Did you know that all adults have a child inside them? They try to hide them by pretending to be busy and stressed all the time, but as you know, it's impossible to keep children hidden. Sometimes they just have to come out and PLAY! This is...

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Rapunzel by Stephanie True Peters

Rapunzel

Stephanie True Peters

Graphic novel

"Long ago, a beautiful maiden named Rapunzel lived a life of loneliness. Taken at birth by an evil witch, she remained hidden, locked within a giant tower. Then one day, a prince heard her voice through the forest. To reach her, he must climb Rapunzel's...

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Rumpelstiltskin by Martin Powell

Rumpelstiltskin

Martin Powell

Graphic novel

"To repay her father's debts, Mirabelle promises the King that she'll spin his straw into gold. An evil troll agrees to help her for a price. Now, Mirabelle must repay an even greater debt, unless she can guess the terrible creature's name."--Provided...

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Girl from the sea  by Margaret Wild

Girl from the sea

Margaret Wild

Graphic novel

"Who lives in that cottage by the sea? I wish. I wish. I wish it was me."--Provided by publisher.

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Wheels on the road  by Scott Emmons

Wheels on the road

Scott Emmons

Book

Take to the road with the robot stars of StoryBots as they learn about cars and trucks and things that zoom!

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When you look up by author Decur

When you look up

author Decur

Graphic novel

"Lorenzo isn't happy about moving. But in his new room, he finds an old desk with what seems likes hundreds of drawers. Each even has its own smell! Deep inside the desk, he finds a book and begins to read. When he looks up, he sees all kinds of curi...

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5 worlds. Book 4, The amber anthem by Mark Siegel

5 worlds. Book 4, The amber anthem

Mark Siegel

Graphic novel

"Oona Lee arrives on Salassandra determined to light the yellow beacon and continue her quest to save the Five Worlds from the evil Mimic's influence. But the beacon is encased in amber! An ancient clue says that Oona and her friends must seek out the...

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Dinosaurs  by Max Walther

Dinosaurs

Max Walther

Picture book

In these one-of-a-kind picture books, every page is bursting with life - and tons to discover! Children as young as age 2 have a blast pointing out recognizable things, while older kids can follow the star characters from page to page, telling their ...

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Yorick and Bones by Jeremy Tankard

Yorick and Bones

Jeremy Tankard

Graphic novel

"Yorick is a skeleton who was just dug up after a few hundred years of sleep. He speaks like it too. 'Forsooth, my joy, I barely can contain!' Bones is the hungry dog who did the digging. Though he cannot speak, he can chomp. What will become of these...

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Where's the magical unicorn poop?  by Emily Hibbs

Where's the magical unicorn poop?

Emily Hibbs

Graphic novel

"Join Unicorn, Sloth, Flamingo, Llama, Toucan and the rest of the gang in this ULTIMATE search-and-find book! Bursting with colour - from the bustling streets of Tokyo to the centre of London, the floating market in Vietnam to the Indian holy festival,...

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Super sidekicks. Book three, Trial of heroes by Gavin Aung Than

Super sidekicks. Book three, Trial of heroes

Gavin Aung Than

Book

"The Super Sidekicks just saved the world and now they've been invited to join H.E.R.O. - the Heroic Earth Righteousness Organisation - an exclusive club for the planet's most famous superheroes. But before they can become members, the team must pass...

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The Klondike by 1923-2001 Morris

The Klondike

1923-2001 Morris

Book

"Gold has been found in the Klondike, a remote region in the Canadian far north! Jasper, the manservant of 'Tenderfoot' Waldo, went to try his luck... and vanished. Worried about his man, Waldo calls upon his old friend Lucky Luke. The two men will have...

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小兔比利  by Maurice Pledger

小兔比利

Maurice Pledger

Picture book

Meet Billy Bunny and lots of his animal friends in this charming board book, complete with textures to feel on every page.

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小猫头鹰奥奇  by Maurice Pledger

小猫头鹰奥奇

Maurice Pledger

Picture book

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不管怎样  by Debi Gliori

不管怎样

Debi Gliori

Picture book

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海象伯伯,我爱你  by 保冬妮

海象伯伯,我爱你

保冬妮

Picture book

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章鱼哥藏猫猫  by 保冬妮

章鱼哥藏猫猫

保冬妮

Picture book

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小海豹的12天  by 保冬妮

小海豹的12天

保冬妮

Picture book

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小丑鱼,快跑  by 保冬妮

小丑鱼,快跑

保冬妮

Picture book

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小海豚喜欢云  by 保冬妮

小海豚喜欢云

保冬妮

Picture book

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小海獭找爸爸  by 保冬妮

小海獭找爸爸

保冬妮

Picture book

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我不会走丢  by Dagmar Geisler

我不会走丢

Dagmar Geisler

Book

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如果没有A  by Michaël Escoffier

如果没有A

Michaël Escoffier

Picture book

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我的宠物猛犸象  by Quentin Gréban

我的宠物猛犸象

Quentin Gréban

Picture book

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我想要那个橡子!  by Madeline Valentine

我想要那个橡子!

Madeline Valentine

Picture book

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冬的口哨  by Joyce Sidman

冬的口哨

Joyce Sidman

Book

In this outstanding picture book collection of poems by Newbery Honor-winning poet, Joyce Sidman (Song of the Water Boatman, Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night), discover how animals stay alive in the wintertime and learn about their secret li...

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夜的声响  by Joyce Sidman

夜的声响

Joyce Sidman

Book

A collection of poems that celebrates the wonder, mystery, and danger of the night and describes the many things that hide in the dark.

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生命的欢歌  by Joyce Sidman

生命的欢歌

Joyce Sidman

Book

Poems and factual information about some of the creatures that live on Planet Earth.

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池塘的细语  by Joyce Sidman

池塘的细语

Joyce Sidman

Book

A collection of poems that provide a look at some of the animals, insects, and plants that are found in ponds, with accompanying information about each.

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龙的高跷  by 李燕

龙的高跷

李燕

Picture book

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小棉被  by コンドウアキ

小棉被

コンドウアキ

Picture book

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五小只  by Ralph Johnstone

五小只

Ralph Johnstone

Picture book

You've probably heard of Africa's 'Big Five': the lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant. But did you know there are five little animals who share their names, and can fit in the palm of your hand? See what happens when the 'Small Five' go up against...

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掉落的礼物  by 金晓婧

掉落的礼物

金晓婧

Picture book

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我的位置在哪里  by Pimm van Hest

我的位置在哪里

Pimm van Hest

Picture book

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迟到了一年的包裹  by Rotraut Susanne Berner

迟到了一年的包裹

Rotraut Susanne Berner

Picture book

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会开车的小狗  by John Burningham

会开车的小狗

John Burningham

Picture book

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爸爸造的房子  by Ed Young

爸爸造的房子

Ed Young

Book

"In Ed Young's childhood home in Shanghai, all was not as it seemed: a rocking chair became a horse; a roof became a roller rink; an empty swimming pool became a place for riding scooters and bikes. The house his father built transformed as needed into...

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蓝石头  by 王早早

蓝石头

王早早

Picture book

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下雪了  by 王早早

下雪了

王早早

Picture book

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掏鸟蛋  by 王早早

掏鸟蛋

王早早

Picture book

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捉虫子  by 王早早

捉虫子

王早早

Picture book

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乖宝宝, 睡觉觉  by 内田麟太郎

乖宝宝, 睡觉觉

内田麟太郎

Picture book

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小猫的幸福盒子  by 竹下文子

小猫的幸福盒子

竹下文子

Picture book

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一口咬下去  by 木曾秀夫

一口咬下去

木曾秀夫

Picture book

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甜蜜的家  by Moira Butterfield

甜蜜的家

Moira Butterfield

Book

"How is your house similar to others around the world? How is it different? From tents and huts to bobbing boats and apartments high up in the sky -- they are all wonderfully varied, but there is something that makes them all special. Discover what makes...

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美中之美  by Jutta Bauer

美中之美

Jutta Bauer

Book

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Elephant Me  by Giles Andreae

Elephant Me

Giles Andreae

Picture book

The empowering story of little elephant Num-Num, who discovers the importance of simply being YOU! It's time for the Elephant Games! One by one, the young elephants compete to impress King Elephant Mighty and earn their Elephant Name. Nina is the strongest,...

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Mission possible  by Zack (Fictitious character) Zombie

Mission possible

Zack (Fictitious character) Zombie

Book

Have you ever wondered what life is like for a Minecraft Zombie? Zombie's dad needs an important package from the Nuclear Waste Plant delivered on the hush-hush. Zombie is looking to make some pocket money, so he volunteers. But when some rotten mobs...

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Art time!  by Anh Do

Art time!

Anh Do

Book

Hotdog, Kev and Lizzie enter an art contest at the local museum. But what happens when someone steals the most famous painting there - the Llama Lisa!? Can Hotdog and his friends chase down the robbers?

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Passion for fashion  by Meredith Costain

Passion for fashion

Meredith Costain

Book

The School Disco is just around the corner and Ella has an idea for a costume that will be aDORable. And also EXcellent. And fanTABulously fabulous! Soon, using Mum's old sewing machine, Ella is stitching and gluing super-stylish outfits and costumes....

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Kiwi baby  by Helen J. (Helen Joy) Taylor

Kiwi baby

Helen J. (Helen Joy) Taylor

Picture book

"An older kiwi brother waits impatiently for his baby sister to hatch. Will she ever come? When will she be ready to play with him? His father explains to him that love takes time"--Publisher information.

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