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Voyage of the Dogs

Greg Van Eekhout · HarperCollins
Pages: 206
Format: Hardcover

This edge-of-your-seat action-packed story is Homeward Bound - set in space! SOS. Laika damaged. Human crew missing.We are the dogs. We are alone.Lopside is a Barkonaut - a specially trained dog who assists human astronauts on missions in space. He and the crew aboard the spaceship Laika...
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Maya

Sarah Tieck · ABDO Publishing Company
Format: Hardcover

Introduces the Mayas, including their history, religion, and customs.
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Seeing

LISA OWINGS · Blastoff! Readers
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to the sense of sight. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--
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Rad Recycled Art

Emily Kington · Hungry Tomato
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Turn everyday waste into a work of art! Design a futuristic cardboard building, make funky chicken bookends, and construct a robot from nuts. Learn how to think outside of the box while recycling.
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Hard Luck

Jeff Kinney · Thorndike Press Large Print
Format: Large print book

A #1 New York Times Bestseller Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series Greg Heffley's on a losing streak. His best friend, Rowley Jefferson, has ditched him, and finding new friends in middle school is proving to be a tough task. To change his fortunes, Greg decides to take a leap of faith and turn...
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Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library

CAROLE BOSTON WEATHERFORD · Candlewick
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

In luminous paintings and arresting poems, two of children's literature's top African-American scholars track Arturo Schomburg's quest to correct history.

Where is our historian to give us our side? Arturo asked.

Amid the scholars, poets, authors, and artists of the Harlem...
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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth

FRANK COTTRELL BOYCE · Walden Pond Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

A one-of-a-kind story of heart, humor, and finding one's place in the universe.

Prez knows that the best way to keep track of things is to make a list. That's important when you have a grandfather who is constantly forgetting. And it's even more important when your grandfather...

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Comics Squad #3: Detention!

Jennifer L. Holm · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 145
Format: Paperback

A comics collection from some of the biggest stars in graphic novels, including Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm, Jarrett J. Krosoczka, and Victoria Jamieson!

Calling all kidz! Do you like comics? Do you like laughing till you get sent to the principal?!

Don't punish...
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Special Ops

Nelson Yomtov · Bellwether Media
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Men and women in special ops are chosen carefully, plucked from the strongest and smartest of soldiers. Their missions are some of the most dangerous and require detailed planning, sometimes months or years in advance. Read more about the challenges and successes of special ops missions...
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Superstars of WWE

Todd Kortemeier · Amicus High Interest
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Presents some of the WWEs greatest wrestlers and their achievements, including John Cena, Randy Orton, and Seth Rollins. Includes fast fact page, further resources, glossary, index.
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