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Daring in the desert  by Irene Howat

Daring in the desert

Irene Howat

Book

"'You could become the greatest living painter. Your paintings would be treasured for ever.' Those were the words Lilias Trotter heard from John Ruskin, one of the world's most established art critics. She had to make a choice between her talent and her...

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Brave Jane Austen  by Lisa Pliscou

Brave Jane Austen

Lisa Pliscou

Book

Born in the late 1700s, Jane Austen was a smart, creative girl in a house full of boys, all of whom could aspire to accomplish many things as adults while girls were raised primarily to become good wives. Jane didn't have much opportunity to go to school...

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Science ideas in 30 seconds  by Mike Goldsmith

Science ideas in 30 seconds

Mike Goldsmith

Book

"30 breakthrough theories for junior geniuses explained in half a minute In this perfect book for smartypants and eggheads everywhere, great science ideas from ancient Greece to the present day are clearly outlined and explained. Ideas about motion, gravity,...

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Seasons and weather in Samoan  by Gerard Aflague

Seasons and weather in Samoan

Gerard Aflague

Book

"This Pacific island-themed book is a useful parental tool to teach children the seasons and weather in Samoan. Each page is designed with beautiful and simple colorful imagery. This first edition makes a grat addition to the library of anyone wanting...

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J.K. Rowling  by Jennifer Hunsicker

J.K. Rowling

Jennifer Hunsicker

Book

"How did J.K. Rowling go from jobless single mother to one of the best-selling author of all time? Learn about this writer's rise to fame, including the moment that Harry Potter and his wizarding world were born."--Publisher's description.

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Unofficial Minecrafters master builder workshop  by Megan Miller

Unofficial Minecrafters master builder workshop

Megan Miller

Book

Provides guidance on completing Minecraft builds, discussing tools, strategies, mining, and mobs, and outlining step-by-step instructions for building such creations as a pumpkin house, hedge maze, secret wishing well, and haunted house.

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What if you had animal feet?  by Sandra Markle

What if you had animal feet?

Sandra Markle

Book

What if you had animal feet? will teach kids about the amazing variety of feet in the animal kingdom and their specialty functions! From cheetahs' fast feet to mountain goats' nimble climbing hooves, to flies' sticky feet!

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Ordinary, extraordinary Jane Austen  by Deborah Hopkinson

Ordinary, extraordinary Jane Austen

Deborah Hopkinson

Book

"It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen is one of our greatest writers.But before that, she was just an ordinary girl.In fact, young Jane was a bit quiet and shy; if you had met her back then, you might not have noticed her at all. But...

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The explosive story of fireworks!  by Kama Einhorn

The explosive story of fireworks!

Kama Einhorn

Book

Describes the history of fireworks, from their invention in ancient China to their use in celebrations today, and explains what gives fireworks their color, sound, and sparkle.

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The 4-1-1 on phones!  by Kama Einhorn

The 4-1-1 on phones!

Kama Einhorn

Book

"Get connected with everything you'll ever want to know about phones from the switchboard to the smartphone."--Provided by publisher.

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The Riddler's battleship blitz  by J. E. Bright

The Riddler's battleship blitz

J. E. Bright

Book

When the Riddler escapes from Arkham Asylum, the Dynamic Duo discover he has a museum in his sites. But the Riddler's riddles reveal he doesn't just steal from the museum, he actually makes off with the whole thing! With the help of World War II-era decoding...

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Harley Quinn's crazy creeper caper  by Louise Simonson

Harley Quinn's crazy creeper caper

Louise Simonson

Book

Harley Quinn has the blues. Her best friend, Poison Ivy, has just been nabbed by the Dynamic Duo. And her Puddin', the Joker, is locked up in Arkham Asylum. What's a super-villain girl to do? Capture the Boy Wonder to force the Dark Knight to set her...

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Poison Ivy's rainforest revenge  by Sarah Hines-Stephens

Poison Ivy's rainforest revenge

Sarah Hines-Stephens

Book

After squashing Poison Ivy's plans to pilfer the patrons of a Gotham City gala, Batman and Robin puzzle over her foiled plot. Why would Ivy target a fundraiser for Robinson Park-the city's largest green space? All signs point toward the vine-loving villain's...

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Catwoman's purrfect plot  by Sarah Hines-Stephens

Catwoman's purrfect plot

Sarah Hines-Stephens

Book

Catwoman creates the perfect diversion at a cat show, while plotting to steal from the art museum an ancient Egyptian necklace that is supposed to give the person wearing it nine lives, and it is up to Batman and Robin to prevent the crime. Includes profile...

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Steam train, dream train. Colors  by Sherri Duskey Rinker

Steam train, dream train. Colors

Sherri Duskey Rinker

Picture book

"All aboard for a rainbow of train cars and their lively animal crew. Rhyming text inspired by the bestselling Steam Train, Dream Train will assist youngest readers in learning their colors."--Provided by publisher.

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Steam train, dream train 1-2-3  by Sherri Duskey Rinker

Steam train, dream train 1-2-3

Sherri Duskey Rinker

Picture book

"Cuddle up with the beloved animal friends from the bestselling Steam Train, Dream Train and count on lots of fun! Little train enthusiasts will love counting from one to ten along with the dreamy train cars!--

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Elmore  by Holly Hobbie

Elmore

Holly Hobbie

Picture book

"Elmore is a porcupine desperate to make friends. But it is hard to seek closeness with others when you're covered with spikes that shoot off your back every so often. Elmore suffers rejection and heartbreak, but the goodness of his forest community ultimately...

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Little Ted's big heart  by Rosie Greening

Little Ted's big heart

Rosie Greening

Picture book

"One day, Little Ted makes his friends a big heart to show them how much he loves them. The problem is, the heart is too big to fit down Rabbit's burrow and too heavy for Owl to lift to his nest. All seems lost, until Ted's friends help him see that a...

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Kate, who tamed the wind  by Elizabeth Garton Scanlon

Kate, who tamed the wind

Elizabeth Garton Scanlon

Picture book

"A wild wind blows on the tippy-top of a steep hill, turning everything upside down for the man who lives there. Luckily, Kate comes up with a plan to tame the wind. With an old wheelbarrow full of young trees, she journeys up the steep hill to add a...

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Sometimes noise is big  by Angela Coelho

Sometimes noise is big

Angela Coelho

Picture book

"Sometimes noise is too big for my ears. Sometimes the light is too loud for my eyes. I have autism and this means that sometimes the world around me is just too much! This book will help you to see the world through my eyes and to understand why I react...

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How to grow a dinosaur  by Jill Esbaum

How to grow a dinosaur

Jill Esbaum

Picture book

"Provides practical advice for a young dinosaur when a baby brother arrives, such as the good news that he will be toddling soon, but the bad news that he will not know what is dangerous."--Provided by publisher.

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The big book of Canada  by Christopher Moore

The big book of Canada

Christopher Moore

Book

From Nunavut's Barren Lands to the Torngat Mountains of Newfoundland, from Quebec's Saguenay Fjord to the pingos of the Northwest Territories, The Big Book of Canada explores the many fascinating places that make up this vast land. Christopher Moore,...

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The thrifty guide to the American Revolution  by Jonathan W. Stokes

The thrifty guide to the American Revolution

Jonathan W. Stokes

Book

Provides useful information for the practical time traveler, including appropriate period dress, how to fire a musket, what to do if you are shot by one, and how to survive a stint in the Continental Army.

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The thrifty guide to Ancient Rome  by Jonathan W. Stokes

The thrifty guide to Ancient Rome

Jonathan W. Stokes

Book

If you had a time travel machine and could take a vacation to Ancient Rome, this is the only guidebook you would need! It provides information about ancient Rome like culture, economics, fashion, history, law, and politics of the time while offering practical...

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Thomas' Easter adventure

Thomas' Easter adventure

Picture book

"Thomas can't wait until the Sodor Easter picnic! But when the Toublesome Trucks hide all the Easter eggs, Thomas has to save the day and prove just how useful he can be!"--Back cover.

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Rainforests in 30 seconds  by Jen Green

Rainforests in 30 seconds

Jen Green

Book

With fast facts, mini missions, and engaging artwork, Rainforests in 30 Seconds explores the extraordinary ecosystems of the world's rain forests. Each topic is presented in a concise 30-second summary, supported by a 3-second flash soundbite and full-colour...

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Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs

Book

A lively introduction to the mighty beasts that once ruled the world, where children can lift the flaps to learn about what life was like back then. Young readers will be amazed as they find out how dinosaurs hunted and defended themselves, the ways in...

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Peter Rabbit. Battle for the garden.

Peter Rabbit. Battle for the garden.

Picture book

"A full-colour picture book based on the major new movie, Peter Rabbit, hopping into cinemas in 2018. Brave Peter Rabbit is sneaking into Mr McGregor's garden again. Only this time he is caught red-handed! A tale of adventure, daring and mayhem! Based...

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Go Go and the silver shoes  by Jane Godwin

Go Go and the silver shoes

Jane Godwin

Picture book

"Go Go has three brothers and most of her clothes are handed down from them. Except for shoes, which is why she loves new shoes, especially her latest and most precious silver shoes. But when she loses one in the creek on a family picnic, Go Go is devastated....

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Kuaka visits Samoa  by Vanessa Peterson

Kuaka visits Samoa

Vanessa Peterson

Picture book

Children can experience the animals, foods, places and culture of Samoa by following the journey of Kuaka, a native New Zealand godwit (bird). Uses a story format and the concept of bird migration to introduce Samoan places, food and customs.

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Kuaka visits Niue  by Vanessa Peterson

Kuaka visits Niue

Vanessa Peterson

Picture book

Children can experience the animals, foods, places and culture of Niue by following the journey of Kuaka, a native New Zealand godwit (bird). Uses a story format and the concept of bird migration to introduce places in Niue, food and customs.

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Kuaka visits Fiji  by Vanessa Peterson

Kuaka visits Fiji

Vanessa Peterson

Picture book

Children can experience the animals, foods, places and culture of Fiji by following the journey of Kuaka, a native New Zealand godwit (bird). Uses a story format and the concept of bird migration to introduce Fijian places, food and customs.

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The Treaty of Waitangi in Tauranga = Te Tiriti o Waitangi ki Tauranga Moana  by Debbie McCauley

The Treaty of Waitangi in Tauranga = Te Tiriti o Waitangi ki Tauranga Moana

Debbie McCauley

Book

"The story of Te Tiriti o Waitangi in Tauranga is a fascinating one, told for the first time in this bilibngual picture book. The document arrived in Tauranga after many years of violence and bloodshed had decimated the local population. Just days before...

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The mermaid's tail by Claire Taylor-Smith

The mermaid's tail

Claire Taylor-Smith

MP3

"Discover a secret world of fairytale creatures! Another creature needs Hattie's help in the Kingdom of Bellua! This time a mermaid has lost the colour in her tail, and Hattie knows who has stolen it - evil King Ivar of the Imps. Hattie must travel across...

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Libby in the middle by Gwyneth Rees

Libby in the middle

Gwyneth Rees

MP3

"Libby and her big sister Bella used to be close, but lately Bella's become sarcastic and mean and obsessed with her boyfriend. Then there's six-year-old Grace, the baby of the family. Whenever Mum and Dad aren't at work, it's all about Grace. So where...

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There's a dragon in my dinner by Tom Nicoll

There's a dragon in my dinner

Tom Nicoll

MP3

"Small dragon ... big trouble! When Eric finds a tiny dragon nestled among the beansprouts in his Friday night takeaway, he thinks it's a free toy. But Pan the Mini-Dragon is very real indeed - and he's about to get Eric into a whole heap of trouble....

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Alex Sparrow and the really big stink by Jennifer Killick

Alex Sparrow and the really big stink

Jennifer Killick

MP3

"Alex Sparrow is a super-agent in training. He is also a human lie-detector. Working with Jess (who can communicate with animals) they must find out why their friends, and enemies, are all changing into polite and well-behaved pupils. And exactly who...

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Around the world in 50 ways  by Daniel Smith

Around the world in 50 ways

Daniel Smith

Book

Set off from London and travel across the globe. Then try to make it back! In Lonely Planet Kids' Around the World in 50 Ways, kids choose their favourite routes and transportation, from tuk-tuks and sleds, to steamboats and hot-air balloons. They'll...

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I love you, Mummy Pig  by Lauren Holowaty

I love you, Mummy Pig

Lauren Holowaty

Picture book

"Peppa and George want to give Mummy Pig a very special day to show her how much they love her, but things don't always go entirely to plan . . . Clever, brave and resourceful Mummy Pig comes to the rescue over and over again in this charming, sparkly...

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Zoom  by Sha'an D'Anthes

Zoom

Sha'an D'Anthes

Picture book

"Scout is an inventor, a dreamer, a do-er. After breakfast, Scout builds a rocket and flies to outer space to explore our solar system and the animals that make up the universe. When the rocket starts running low on fuel, it's time to go home and get...

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The three little pigs  by Ronne Randall

The three little pigs

Ronne Randall

Picture book

"The three little pigs set off to build houses of their own. But will they be safe when a hungry wolf comes along?"--Page [4] of cover.

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The ugly duckling  by Ronne Randall

The ugly duckling

Ronne Randall

Picture book

"The Ugly Duckling is pushed away because he doesn't fit in. He struggles through the winter, but is friendship just around the corner?"--Page [4] of cover.

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Come with me  by Holly M. McGhee

Come with me

Holly M. McGhee

Picture book

Frightened by news of angry people around the world, a young girl gets her parents' help in learning to be compassionate and brave a little at a time."--Provided by publisher.

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Little Red Riding Hood  by Rachel Elliot

Little Red Riding Hood

Rachel Elliot

Picture book

"Little Red Riding Hood thinks she is all alone as she skips through the wood to visit Grandmother. But who is that peeping through the trees?"--Provided by publisher.

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Cinderella  by Rachel Elliot

Cinderella

Rachel Elliot

Picture book

"Cinderella dreams of dancing at the ball but instead, she is left at home. Until, that is, her fairy godmother appears and waves her magic wand.v

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Jack and the beanstalk  by Ronne Randall

Jack and the beanstalk

Ronne Randall

Picture book

"Poor Jack and his mother don't have any money for food. But when Jack swaps their precious cow for some magic beans, everything changes."--Provided by publisher.

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Goldilocks and the three Bears  by Ronne Randall

Goldilocks and the three Bears

Ronne Randall

Picture book

"The three bears go out for a walk while their porridge is cooling down. But when they arrive back home, they find they have an unexpected visitor."--Provided by publisher.

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What you see on the farm  by Sebastien Braun

What you see on the farm

Sebastien Braun

Picture book

"From clucking hens in the henhouse to apples and pears in the orchard and lots of farm scenes in-between, this look-and-say book for little ones is a great way to start learning about nature on a farm. The spot-and-find aspect is perfect for the youngest...

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Extreme battlefields  by Tanya Lloyd Kyi

Extreme battlefields

Tanya Lloyd Kyi

Book

"Not even the most formidable tropps can match the powwer of nature. In these ten stories, well-armed forces set off to battle human enemies, but instead found themselves fighting the environment."--Back cover.

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The feelings book  by Lynda Madison

The feelings book

Lynda Madison

Book

Discusses a variety of emotions girls might experience and suggests ways of dealing with them.

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We're going on an egg hunt  by Laura Hughes

We're going on an egg hunt

Laura Hughes

Picture book

"Join the Easter Bunnies as they set off on an exciting lift-the-flap Easter egg hunt. With ten eggs to find and count, this board book is great fun. But watch out for the obstacles along the way - lambs, chicks, bees and ducks - and there's even a wolfish...

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Peppa throws a boomerang  by Mandy Archer

Peppa throws a boomerang

Mandy Archer

Picture book

Peppa and her family are on holiday in Australia, staying with Kylie Kangaroo. When it's time for them to return home, Kylie gives Peppa a present to remember her trip, but what is this funny stick? It's a boomerang! Kylie teaches Peppa how to throw...

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Peppa goes surfing  by Mandy Archer

Peppa goes surfing

Mandy Archer

Picture book

"Peppa and her family are in Australia, staying with Kylie Kangaroo. When the two families visit the beach to learn how to surf, Daddy Pig and George find their own special way of riding the waves!"

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What friends do  by Nancy Parent

What friends do

Nancy Parent

Picture book

"There's trouble on the tracks when Percy wants to borrow Thomas' carriages for an important job, but Thomas isn't sure he wants to share. Can the friends find a way to work together and save the day?"--Provided by publisher.

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Grandma Z  by Daniel Gray-Barnett

Grandma Z

Daniel Gray-Barnett

Picture book

"On an ordinary day, in an even more ordinary town, it was Albert's birthday. When Grandma Z roars into town on her motorcycle, Albert is swept up in a very extraordinary adventure. This glorious debut from Daniel Gray-Barnett is filled with wonder, imagination,...

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The human brain in 30 seconds  by Clive Gifford

The human brain in 30 seconds

Clive Gifford

Book

From award-winning author, Clive Gifford, this is a wonderful and thorough exploration of the most complex and interesting organ of the body. --Publisher

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The hole story  by Kelly Canby

The hole story

Kelly Canby

Picture book

"One day Charlie finds a hole. A hole of his very own! He picks it up and pops it in his pocket. But it doesn't take Charlie long to realise that a hole in your pocket is not a good thing to have . . ."--Provided by publisher.

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It took three to make me  by Jacqui Cooper

It took three to make me

Jacqui Cooper

Picture book

"More and more families today are being created with the assistance of IVF technologies, but the process can be confusing and intimidating - especially for children who want to know where they came from. In this charming and heartwarming picture book,...

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Granny McFlitter, the champion knitter  by Heather Haylock

Granny McFlitter, the champion knitter

Heather Haylock

Picture book

"Based on true events, a lively picture book about a sprightly granny who knits warm jumpers for little blue penguins after the oil spill following the wrecking of the Rena, with illustrations by the winner of the Storylines Gavin Bishop Award. But did...

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Look out, it's a dragon!  by Jonny Lambert

Look out, it's a dragon!

Jonny Lambert

Picture book

"Saffi isn't like other dragons. She doesn't enjoy crushing castles and capturing princesses. But when she finds the perfect new home, how can she persuade her new neighbours that she is a helpful sort of dragon? "--Provided by publisher.

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Floaty  by John Himmelman

Floaty

John Himmelman

Picture book

"Blah! Mr. Raisin is a bit of a grump. He lives all alone in a little house, and he likes it that way just fine. One day, a mysterious basket appears on Mr. Raisin's doorstep. When he opens it up, it seems there's nothing inside . . . until he notices...

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ABC mindful me  by Christiane (Illustrator) Engel

ABC mindful me

Christiane (Illustrator) Engel

Picture book

"From Awareness to Zen and everything in between, take a deep breath, find some quiet space, and together we'll discover the magic of mindfulness!" --

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Sandcastle  by Philip Bunting

Sandcastle

Philip Bunting

Picture book

"Rae and Grandad set out to build a sandcastle. They make a tall tower. They raise great ramparts. They dig a deep moat. They even find a dragon. But will it be enough to hold the tide? Sandcastle is a beautiful exploration of the ebb and flow of life."--Provided...

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I'm not using the potty  by Laura Gehl

I'm not using the potty

Laura Gehl

Picture book

"Egg is scared to use the potty, until Peep convinces her to do so"--

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Bowhead whale  by Joanasie Karpik

Bowhead whale

Joanasie Karpik

Book

Learn how bowhead whales raise their babies, where they live, what they eat, and other interesting information, like how they can eat when they don't have any teeth!

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March forward, girl  by Melba Beals

March forward, girl

Melba Beals

Book

A member of the Little Rock Nine shares her memories of growing up in the South under Jim Crow.

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Myths & legends of Aotearoa  by Annie Rae Te Ake Ake

Myths & legends of Aotearoa

Annie Rae Te Ake Ake

Book

A retelling of traditional Maori myths and legends.

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Whose eyes are these?  by Virginie Gobert-Martin

Whose eyes are these?

Virginie Gobert-Martin

Picture book

"Invites readers to identify animals by their eyes and follow them into their natural habitats."--Provided by publisher.

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Escape to Australia  by James Patterson

Escape to Australia

James Patterson

Book

"Rafe isn't exactly considered a winner in Hills Village Middle School to say the least, but everything's about to change: he's won a school-wide art competition, and the fabulous prize is getting to jet-set off to Australia for a whirlwind adventure!...

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The endsister  by Penni Russon

The endsister

Penni Russon

Book

Outwaite House is full of old shadows and new possibilities when the family arrive from Australia. Teenage Elise is hoping to reinvent herself in London. Nature-loving Clancy makes a new friend and the twins quickly find their feet. But Sibbi is misbehaving,...

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Song of the sword  by C. R. Grey

Song of the sword

C. R. Grey

Book

"Bailey, his friends, and their animal kin face a terrifying battle in the final book in the Animas trilogy"--

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Flight of the king  by C. R. Grey

Flight of the king

C. R. Grey

Book

Anxious to strengthen the bond that connects him to his Animals, the white tiger Taleth, Bailey must first join his friends in their fight against Viviana Melore and her Dominae movement.

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Young Cam Jansen and the ice skate mystery  by David A Adler

Young Cam Jansen and the ice skate mystery

David A Adler

Book

When her friend Eric loses the key to their locker at the ice skating rink, Cam uses her photographic memory to solve the mystery.

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How to be a fashion designer  by Lesley Ware

How to be a fashion designer

Lesley Ware

Book

Draw and color creations, choose materials, and learn to design through drawing your own fashion. Packed with practical tips and inspiration, children can enjoy experimenting with new ideas. Illustrations mixed with photography show kids how to choose...

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Dragon bones  by Lisa McMann

Dragon bones

Lisa McMann

Book

Trapped underground in the catacombs and made to transport the bones of ancient dragon rulers to the extracting room, where others extract the magical properties dormant in the bones, twin Thisbe must learn how to control her own fiery magic and use it...

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Marabel and the book of fate  by Tracy Barrett

Marabel and the book of fate

Tracy Barrett

Book

When Princess Marabel's twin brother, Marco, is kidnapped on their thirteenth birthday, Princess Marabel must defy expectations and prophecies, leave the castle for the first time, and face great danger to rescue him.

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Snapstreak  by Suzanne Weyn

Snapstreak

Suzanne Weyn

Book

Told from multiple viewpoints, eighth graders Vee, Lulu, Megan, and Gwynneth enter a local television station's contest for the pair of students who can prove the longest-running "snapstreak."

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Lost at sea   by Jenny Oldfield

Lost at sea

Jenny Oldfield

Book

Shipwrecked near a tiny island in a vast ocean, the Fisher family are guided to safety by a small pod of dolphins. Fleur, Alfie, Mia and their parents must learn to build shelter, find fresh water and hunt for food. Each of the children forms a special...

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Gullstruck Island  by Frances Hardinge

Gullstruck Island

Frances Hardinge

Book

"From the award-winning author of FLY BY NIGHT comes another triumph of imagination and wordplay. An adventure as fierce and fiery as the volcanoes that rule it . . . and the girl that rules them! On Gullstruck Island the volcanoes quarrel, beetles...

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How to train your parents  by Pete Johnson

How to train your parents

Pete Johnson

Book

Moving to a new neighbourhood and a new school, Louis's parents become ultra-competitive parents, wanting him and his brother to get straight As at school and join all sorts of after-school clubs and activities like the other kids in the neighbourhood....

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Natural history collector  by Michael (Museum educator) Sanchez

Natural history collector

Michael (Museum educator) Sanchez

Book

"Coming home from the beach or a walk in the woods with a fine collection of rocks, shells, pinecones, and seed pods is easy. The trick is to know what to do with them once you get them back to your room. What's fun is that identifying, preserving, and...

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My evil twin is a supervillain  by David Solomons

My evil twin is a supervillain

David Solomons

Book

When Luke is confronted with Stellar, his superpowered twin from another dimension, he is highly suspicious. No one travels through time and space without a plan, and that plan is usually EVIL. So what does Stellar want? And why is he so UNBELIEVABLY...

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Babymouse. Vol. 13, Cupcake tycoon by Jennifer L. Holm

Babymouse. Vol. 13, Cupcake tycoon

Jennifer L. Holm

Graphic novel

When her school library holds a fundraiser, the imaginative Babymouse is determined to sell the most cupcakes and win the grand prize.

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Dragon overnight  by Sarah Mlynowski

Dragon overnight

Sarah Mlynowski

Book

Dory and her friends from Ms. Starr's Upside-Down Magic class set off on an overnight school field trip to Dragon Haven to see, and learn how to care for, dragons--unfortunately there are other students with regular magic there as well, so it is not long...

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Bitsy  by Ellen Miles

Bitsy

Ellen Miles

Book

Bitsy the Morkie (maltese-yorkie mix) may be the tiniest dog Charles has ever seen. But she thinks she's a big girl and she's full of sassy attitude. Can the Petersons find her a perfect forever home?

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Stormspeaker  by Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Stormspeaker

Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Book

Framed for a crime they didn't commit, four fugitives travel the deserts of Nilo looking for a secret library that houses the wisdom of Erdas and is guarded by their old friends.

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A lamb called Lucky  by Helen (Children's fiction writer) Peters

A lamb called Lucky

Helen (Children's fiction writer) P...

Book

"It's lambing time on the farm and Jasmine has her hands full. She has two orphaned baby birds to care for, as well as a tiny motherless lamb who needs her attention. She's determined to look after little Lucky and keep him safe. But there are bigger...

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Shadow magic  by J. D. (Julie D.) Irwin

Shadow magic

J. D. (Julie D.) Irwin

Book

"When Edwin Spencer is summoned back through the vortex to help Prince Auvlin during a tournament, he’s more than a little suspicious. Once in Hysteria things aren’t as they seem. Why is Auvlin acting all weird? Who are those strange riders in the forest?...

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Cat's cradle  by Julia Golding

Cat's cradle

Julia Golding

Book

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The birth of the Earth  by Jacqui Bailey

The birth of the Earth

Jacqui Bailey

Book

Text and cartoon-style illustrations are used to explain how planet Earth came into being. Starts with the Big Bang theory, the beginnings of galaxies and the origin of our solar system, then looks at the formation of Earth, Earth's atmosphere, the importance...

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Good work, Amelia Bedelia  by Peggy Parish

Good work, Amelia Bedelia

Peggy Parish

Book

Literal-minded Amelia Bedelia does household chores and gets dinner ready.

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Mouse and the moon  by M. Christina Butler

Mouse and the moon

M. Christina Butler

Picture book

"Before Little Harvest Mouse closes his eyes each night, he sings a lullaby to his very own Moon. Then, one cloudy evening, the Moon disappears. And Little Mouse discovers that he is not the only one looking for her. With stunning sparkling glitter, this...

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The foggy, foggy forest  by Nick Sharratt

The foggy, foggy forest

Nick Sharratt

Picture book

"Who's lurking in the foggy forest? This title lets children to look through the trees and guess the shapes to find out whether it's a fairy queen on a trampoline, three brown bears on picnic chairs, or an ogre doing yoga."--Provided by publisher.

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Another night before Christmas  by Carol Ann Duffy

Another night before Christmas

Carol Ann Duffy

Picture book

"It's the night before Christmas and a young girl creeps like a mouse down the stairs, determined to find out for certain whether Santa is real. But she falls asleep within seconds ...Soon, Santa and his reindeer land on her roof-top and when he bursts...

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Sleep tight, Charlie  by Michaël Escoffier

Sleep tight, Charlie

Michaël Escoffier

Picture book

"Charlie goes through his bedtime preparations, closes his eyes, and drifts off to sleep, only to be awakened repeatedly by noisy animals outside his window."--Provided by publisher.

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Choo choo clickety-clack!  by Margaret Mayo

Choo choo clickety-clack!

Margaret Mayo

Picture book

"It's all go in this action-packed picture book. Discover a different vehicle on each page, from trains and buses, to racing cars, bikes, and even a hot air balloon! With bright, bold illustrations and lively, rhyming text this is perfect for sharing...

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Baby Monkey, private eye  by Brian Selznick

Baby Monkey, private eye

Brian Selznick

Book

Baby Monkey, private eye, will investigate stolen jewels, missing pizzas, and other mysteries--if he can manage to figure out how to put his pants on.

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Trolls. #4, "Brain freeze"

Trolls. #4, "Brain freeze"

Graphic novel

More fun adventures with the characters from the new DreamWorks hit animated movie. The first of several all-new stories featuring characters from the hit DreamWorks film finds Poppy feeling like all the bugs in town aren't given the love they deserve....

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Adventure time. 11, Princess and princess by Jeremy Sorese

Adventure time. 11, Princess and princess

Jeremy Sorese

Graphic novel

When Finn is asked to kingdom-sit for a neighboring Rock Princess, he s excited to take a break from his responsibilities back home, until the Underground Kingdom turns to him with pressing matters. Thrown into the role of princess , Finn s adopted kingdom...

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