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Counting to Perfect

Suzanne M LaFleur · Wendy Lamb Books
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

From the author of Eight Keys comes a loving story of sisters who are trying to find their way back to each other.

Julia used to be the perfect big sister: she played great games and took good care of Cassie. Now life at home revolves around Julia and her daughter, Addie....
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Illumanatomy

Kate Davies · Wide Eyed Editions
Pages: 63
Format: Hardcover

An anatomy lesson like no other! Look inside the human body with the magic three-colour lens and x-ray from head to toe to discover how your body works. Use the red lens to reveal the skeleton, the green to see the muscles working, and x-ray your organs with the blue lens to find out what...
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Scholastic Book of World Records 2020

Scholastic · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Incredible world records, social media sensations, and pop culture crazes from the past year! This best-selling annual covers everything from science, tech, sports, music, movies, animals, and more.

Discover all the amazing world records and all the latest and greatest pop culture...
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Protest Movements: Then and Now

Eric Braun · Capstone Press
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover(Library Binding)

Discusses the main concerns of the protest movements of the 1960s, and how those have evolved since; what's changed for the better, what might be worse, and where do we go from here.
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Learning About Colonial America With Arts & Crafts

Paul Challen · Powerkids Pr
Format: Print book

32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 27 cm.
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Oh, Rats!

Tor Seidler · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

When a hawk snatches up an adventurous squirrel named Phoenix, he's ready to kiss his tail goodbye. But what should have been a death sentence becomes the beginning of a sweeping big-city adventure in this captivating novel by National Book Award­-nominated author Tor Seidler.

Phoenix...
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Penguin Rescue

Clare Hibbert · PowerKids Press
Format: Hardcover

Penguin Rescue follows the ups and downs of the lives of these special animals as they are cared for at a specialist rescue centre and focuses on both individual animals and the incredible people who look after them. Packed with emotional stories, but these books are also supported by environmental...
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Rowan Blanchard: Teen Actress

JEANNE MARIE FORD · Momentum
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Bring readers along to witness teen actress Rowan Blanchard's rise to fame. Rowan is the star of the Disney Channel's Girl Meets World. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, critical thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary,...
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What Happens to Space Probes?

Todd Swatling · Gareth Stevens Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

We've come so far in space exploration in just the past 10 years. Young readers know that NASA sends spacecrafts to space regularly. They may even hear in the news about the incredible photographs and information they send back. But do they know how they work once they're released into...
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Mouse House Hunter

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

"When you're with me, Geronimo Stilton, it's always a fabu-mouse adventure! Sally Ratmousen broke some shocking news: The Rodent's Gazette was out of money and in danger of closing. Then Grandfather William broke even worse news to me: I needed to sell my comfy, cozy house...
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