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The Berenstain Bear Scouts and the Ice Monster

Stan Berenstain · Scholastic
Pages: 95
Format: Paperback

Beartown is getting ready for its big winter carnival, and the Bear Scouts hear that a visitor is on his way. Is it Santa--or the legendary Ice Monster? Ages 7-12. Pub: 12/97. .
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Aaron Becker · Candlewick Press
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Welcome the much-anticipated finale of Caldecott Honoree Aaron Becker's wordless trilogy - a spectacular, emotionally satisfying story that brings its adventurer home.

Failing to get the attention of her busy father, a lonely girl turns back to a fantastic world for friendship and adventure....
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The Wreck of the Zephyr

Chris Van Allsburg · HMH Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

At the edge of a cliff lies the wreck of a small sailboat. How did it get there? Waves carried it up in a storm, says an old sailor. But is it possible that waves could ever get that high? There is another story -- the story of a boy and his obsessive desire to be the greatest sailor, the story...
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Fly Guy #2: Super Fly Guy!

Tedd Arnold · Cartwheel Books; Number Line: 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 edition
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The second book in a humorous, easy-to-read series about a boy and his fly! Books have foil covers!Fly Guy loves the school lunchroom. He loves the dirty dishes, the smelly mop, and the garbage cans. But when the lunch ladies discover there's a fly in the cafeteria, chaos ensues!...
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We Are in a Book!

Mo Willems · Hyperion Books for Children
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

Gerald is careful. Piggie is not. Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can.

Gerald and Piggie are best friends.
In We Are in a Book! Gerald and Piggie discover the joy of being read. But what will happen when the book ends?

Using vocabulary perfect for beginning readers (and...
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My Body Needs Rest

Jenna Lee Gleisner · Amicus High Interest
Format: Hardcover

"Introduces the benefits of rest on the human body, how much rest young bodies need, and what happens when we sleep while offering tips to get better rest."--
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Tales of the Time Dragon #1: Days of the Knights - Library Edition

Robert Neubecker · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Let Red the Time Dragon take you on an action-packed adventure through history in this new series for beginning readers."I'm Red the Time Dragon! I will be your guide to the Middle Ages! But we have to be careful. Dragons aren't exactly popular here."So begins Joe and Lilly's...
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Berenstains' A Book

Stan Berenstain · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 36
Format: Hardcover

Now joining forces with The B Book and The C Book is the reissue of The Berenstains' A Book--an astonishing album with almost any A word children can say. It's guaranteed to make learning to read a bundle of fun!
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Animal Mouths

Mary Holland · Arbordale Publishing
Format: Hardcover

What are some things we can learn about animals from the shape of their mouths, beaks, or bills? What can we infer about animals with sharp teeth compared to large, flat teeth? Are there any animals that don't have mouths? Following in the footsteps of Animal Eyes, award-winning nature...
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Two for Me, One for You

Jorg Muhle · Gecko Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Bear finds three tasty mushrooms on her way home through the woods. Her friend Weasel cooks them up in the frying pan. But the friends have a problem: how to share three between two?

Bear and Weasel each come up with one argument after another for why they should have more:...

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Water

Melissa Stewart · National Geographic
Format:  Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats

Water is all around us we drink it every day. In this level 3 reader, kids will learn about the water cycle, discovering how rain and snow flow into our lakes, rivers, and oceans, and later evaporate into the sky again. Vivid photography and accessible text make this book an ideal introduction...
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Butterfly Story

Anca Hariton · Dutton Juvenile
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Breathtaking watercolor illustrations introduce children to one of nature's miracles, the development and hatching of a butterfly, following the process from the laying of eggs to the emergence of the butterfly from the cocoon.
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Noisy Bird Sing-Along

John Himmelman · Dawn Publications
Pages: 1
Format: Print book

Every kind of bird has their very own kind of sound! Cheerful sounds, mournful sounds, sweet sounds, weird sounds. You can tell who they are without even opening your eyes. And what fun to sing along! Enjoy this fun new title from the author and illustrator of Noisy Bug Sing-Along and Noisy...
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Marisol McDonald and the Monster: Marisol McDonald y El Monstruo

Monica Brown · Children's Book Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Marisol McDonald loves words that begin with the letter m except the word monster. Monsters are scary, with big eyes, wild fur, pointy claws, and sharp teeth. One night, when Marisol hears loud bumps under her bed, she is immediately convinced that a monster is making the noise. Checking...

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