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The Ultimate Book of Optical Illusions Al Seckel 1402734042 9781402734045 Prepare to be amazed! Inside the covers of this incredible, colorful collection are hundreds of the worlds most powerful optical illusions. Theyre beautiful to behold, and stun The Ultimate Book of Optical Illusions

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My Life in Dog Years Gary Paulsen 0440414717 9780440414711 Gary Paulsen has owned dozens of unforgettable and amazing dogs. In each chapter he tells the story of one special dog, among them Snowball, the puppy he owned as a boy in the Philippines; Ik My Life in Dog Years

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100 Best-Loved Poems (Dover Thrift Editions) Philip Smith 0486285537 9780486285535 Popular, well-known poetry: The Passionate Shepherd to His Love, Shall I compare thee to a summers day? Death, be not proud, The Raven, The Road Not Taken, plus works 100 Best-Loved Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Who Was Albert Einstein? Jess Brallier, Who HQ 0448424967 9780448424965 Everyone has heard of Albert Einstein but what exactly did he do? How much do kids really know about Albert Einstein besides the funny hair and genius label? For instance, do the Who Was Albert Einstein?

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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier Ishmael Beah 0374105235 9780374105235 My new friends have begun to suspect I havent told them the full story of my life. Why did you leave Sierra Leone? Because there is a war. You mean, you saw people runnin A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

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Of Beetles and Angels: A Boys Remarkable Journey from a Refugee Camp to Harvard Mawi Asgedom 0316826200 9780316826204 Now in a paperback edition, this acclaimed memoir tells the unforgettable story of a young boys journey from a refugee camp in Sudan Of Beetles and Angels: A Boys Remarkable Journey from a Refugee Camp to Harvard

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Bennys Pennies (Picture Yearling Book) Pat Brisson 0440410169 9780440410164 Benny McBride starts his day with five new pennies and is determined to spend them all. His mother wants him to buy something beautiful. His brother wants something good to e Bennys Pennies (Picture Yearling Book)

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Global Babies The Global Fund for Children 1580891748 9781580891745 The Global Fund For Children develops innovative titles that help young readers expand their appreciation of the multicultural world in which they live. Each book depicts positive im Global Babies

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STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #1: Home Court STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #1: Home Court

Amare Stoudemire  Paperback

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Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? Bonnie Bader, Who HQ 0448447231 9780448447230 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was only 25 when he helped organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott and was soon organizing black people across the country in support of the right Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

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Who Was Dr. Seuss? Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ 0448455854 9780448455853 Who Was Dr. Seuss?   Who Was Dr. Seuss?

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Who Was Leonardo da Vinci? Roberta Edwards, Who HQ 0448443015 9780448443010 Leonardo da Vinci was a gifted painter, talented musician, and dedicated scientist and inventor, designing flying machines, submarines, and even helicopters. Yet he had a har Who Was Leonardo da Vinci?

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The Houdini Box Brian Selznick 0689844514 9780689844515 Victor is forever trying to escape from locked trunks, walk through walls, and perform any number of Houdinis astonishing magic tricks...without success. Then -- amazingly -- he actually meets h The Houdini Box

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Cant You Make Them Behave, King George? Jean Fritz 0698114027 9780698114029 This entertaining volume sheds light on the life of England? King George III. It begins when he was a bashful boy who blushed easily, goes on to his early days as king, and f Cant You Make Them Behave, King George?

Jean Fritz  Paperback

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What to Expect When Youre Expecting Heidi Murkoff, Sharon Mazel 0761148574 9780761148579 For its fourth edition, the best-selling pregnancy book of all time has been given a completely fresh and contemporary feel. With her finger on the pregnancy pul What to Expect When Youre Expecting

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Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? Yona Zeldis McDonough, Who HQ 0448431041 9780448431048 For use in schools and libraries only. Intriguing jacket art and black-and-white illustrations on every spread help illuminate the life of a unique musician to re Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart?

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Who Was Daniel Boone? Who Was Daniel Boone?

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Who Was Rosa Parks? Yona Zeldis McDonough, Who HQ 0448454424 9780448454429 In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earne Who Was Rosa Parks?

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Martha Stewarts Cupcakes: 175 Inspired Ideas for Everyones Favorite Treat Martha Stewart Living Magazine 0307460444 9780307460448 Featuring 175 cupcake ideas and recipes for the cakes, frostings, fillings, and toppings, this guide includes templates Martha Stewarts Cupcakes: 175 Inspired Ideas for Everyones Favorite Treat

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The Tarantula in My Purse: and 172 Other Wild Pets Jean Craighead George 0064462013 9780064462013 Imagine growing up with a skunk in your closet, a bat in your refrigerator, and a tarantula in your purse   The Tarantula in My Purse: and 172 Other Wild Pets

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Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps Andrea Warren 0060007672 9780060007676 Think of it as a game, Jack. Play the game right and you might outlast the Nazis. Caught up in Hitlers Final Solution to annihilate Europes Jews, fifteen-year-old Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps

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The Story of My Life Helen Keller 0486292495 9780486292496 Great story of human courage and dedication recounted in autobiography of a remarkable woman: the magical moment when Miss Keller first recognizes the connection between words and objects, he The Story of My Life

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Survivors: True Stories of Children in the Holocaust Allan Zullo 0439669960 9780439669962 These are the true-life accounts of nine Jewish boys and girls whose lives spiraled into danger and fear as the Holocaust overtook Europe. In a time of great ho Survivors: True Stories of Children in the Holocaust

Allan Zullo  Paperback

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Who Was Paul Revere? Roberta Edwards 0448457156 9780448457154 Who Was Paul Revere?   Who Was Paul Revere?

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Facing the Lion: Growing Up Maasai on the African Savanna (Biography) Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton, Herman Viola 0792272978 9780792272977 Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton gives American kids a firsthand look at growing up in Kenya as a member of a tribe of nomad Facing the Lion: Growing Up Maasai on the African Savanna (Biography)

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Who Was Thomas Alva Edison? Margaret Frith, Who HQ 0448437651 9780448437651 This accessible, appealing biography shines the light on Thomas Edison, the inventor of the electric light bulb, along with the phonograph and a precursor to the movie camera Who Was Thomas Alva Edison?

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George Washingtons Socks (Time Travel Adventure) Elvira Woodruff 0590440365 9780590440363 A magical rowboat transports five adventurous kids back in time to the eve of the Battle at Trenton where they get a first-hand lesson on the American Revolutio George Washingtons Socks (Time Travel Adventure)

Elvira Woodruff  Paperback

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Who Was Marco Polo? Joan Holub, Who HQ 0448445409 9780448445403 Marco Polo was seventeen when he set out for China . . . and forty-one when he came back! More than seven hundred years ago, Marco Polo traveled from the medieval city of Venice to the f Who Was Marco Polo?

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Rosa Parks: My Story Rosa Parks, Jim Haskins 0141301201 9780141301204 Rosa Parks is best known for the day she refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus, sparking the Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott. Yet there is much more to her story than th Rosa Parks: My Story

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Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie (1st Avenue) Connie Roop, Peter Roop 0876144547 9780876144541 In the winter of 1856, a storm delays the lighthouse keepers return to an island off the coast of Maine, and his daughter Abbie must keep the lights burning Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie (1st Avenue)

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Miss Spitfire: Reaching Helen Keller Sarah Miller 1442408510 9781442408517 Annie Sullivan was little more than a half-blind orphan with a fiery tongue when she arrived at Ivy Green in 1887. Desperate for work, shed taken on a seemingly impossible job Miss Spitfire: Reaching Helen Keller

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Behind Rebel Lines: The Incredible Story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War Spy Seymour Reit 0152164278 9780152164270 In 1861, when war erupted between the States, President Lincoln made an impassioned plea for volunteers. Determined not to remain on the sid Behind Rebel Lines: The Incredible Story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War Spy

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Ten Black Dots Donald Crews 0688135749 9780688135744 First published in 1968, Ten Black Dots is a counting book, a book of simple rhymes, and a book of everyday objects.   Ten Black Dots

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My ntonia (Dover Thrift Editions) Willa Cather 0486282406 9780486282404 Splendid early novel (1918) evokes the Nebraska prairie life of the authors childhood, and touchingly commemorates the spirit and courage of the immigrant pioneers who settled th My ntonia (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Self-Working Card Tricks (Dover Magic Books) Karl Fulves 0486233340 9780486233345 72 spectacular and entertaining tricks: card locations, coincidence tricks, mental magic with cards, tricks with double endings, tricks with two decks, predictions, tri Self-Working Card Tricks (Dover Magic Books)

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The Great Little Madison (Unforgetable Americans) Jean Fritz 0698116216 9780698116214 James Madison used his quiet eloquence, intelligence and passion for unified colonies to help shape the Constitution, steer America through the turmoil of two wars, The Great Little Madison (Unforgetable Americans)

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Websters Thesaurus for Students, Third Edition Merriam-Webster 1596950943 9781596950948 An invaluable tool for students learning writing skills, this revised and expanded thesaurus is designed to make it easy to find the best word to express an idea. Websters Thesaurus for Students, Third Edition

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass 0486284999 9780486284996 Douglasssnbsp;graphic depictions of slavery, harrowing escape to freedom, and life as a newspaper editor, eloquent orator, and impassioned abolitionist.   Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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The Island of Dr. Moreau (Dover Thrift Editions) H. G. Wells 0486290271 9780486290270 After a collision between two ships in rough seas, the wrecks sole survivor languished for eight days under a merciless sun. With neither food nor drink death seeme The Island of Dr. Moreau (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Within Reach: My Everest Story (Nonfiction) Mark Pfetzer, Jack Galvin 0141304979 9780141304977 May 10, 1996. Sixteen-year-old Mark Pfetzer huddles in his tent at 26,000 feet, waiting for his turn to attempt Everests summit. As a fierce storm descends Within Reach: My Everest Story (Nonfiction)

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Who Was Annie Oakley? Stephanie Spinner, Who HQ 0448424975 9780448424972 You want girl power? Meet Annie Oakley! Born in 1860, she became one of the best-loved and most famous women of her generation. She amazed audiences all over the world with her Who Was Annie Oakley?

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Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt? Gare Thompson, Who HQ 0448435098 9780448435091 For a long time, the main role of First Ladies was to act as hostesses of the White House...until Eleanor Roosevelt. Born in 1884, Eleanor was not satisfied to just be a glorif Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt?

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Parallel Journeys Eleanor H. Ayer, Helen Waterford, Alfons Heck 0689832362 9780689832369 More stats, more stories, more stars! The definitive guide to pro hoops, which netted 70,000 copies its first time out, is back in an all-new, championship editi Parallel Journeys

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Who Was Thomas Jefferson? Dennis Brindell Fradin, Who HQ 0448431459 9780448431451 Did you know that John Adams had to coax Thomas Jefferson into writing the Declaration of Independence? Its true. The shy Virginia statesman refused at first, but then Who Was Thomas Jefferson?

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A Picture Book of Sacagawea (Picture Book Biography) A Picture Book of Sacagawea (Picture Book Biography)

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Martins Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Doreen Rappaport 1423106350 9781423106357 This picture-book biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world??s most influential leaders Martins Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Lincoln: A Photobiography (Houghton Mifflin social studies) Russell Freedman 0395518482 9780395518489 A description of the boyhood, marriage, and young professional life of Abraham Lincoln includes his presidential years and also reflects on the late Lincoln: A Photobiography (Houghton Mifflin social studies)

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Freedom Train: The Story of Harriet Tubman Dorothy Sterling 0590436287 9780590436281 Born into slavery, young Harriet Tubman knew only hard work and hunger. Escape seemed impossible--certainly dangerous. Yet Harriet did escape North, by the secret ro Freedom Train: The Story of Harriet Tubman

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Who Was Abraham Lincoln? Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ 0448448866 9780448448862 Born to a family of farmers, Lincoln stood out from an early age?iterally! (He was six feet four inches tall.) As sixteenth President of the United States, he guided the nation Who Was Abraham Lincoln?

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Learning to Sail: The Annapolis Sailing School Guide for All Ages Di Goodman, Ian Brodie 0070240140 9780070240148 This book is about learning to sail. It follows the techniques perfected at the world-famous Annapolis Sailing School, where thousands o Learning to Sail: The Annapolis Sailing School Guide for All Ages

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Who Was Harriet Tubman? Yona Zeldis McDonough, Who HQ 044842889X 9780448428895 Born a slave in Maryland, Harriet Tubman knew first-hand what it meant to be someones property; she was whipped by owners and almost killed by an overseer. It was from oth Who Was Harriet Tubman?

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Riding Freedom Pam Munoz Ryan, Pam Munoz Ryan 0439087961 9780439087964 This fascinating fictionalized biography tells the story of Charlotte Parkhurst, the first woman to vote in the state of California. A young orphan, Charlotte soon learns that lif Riding Freedom

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Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime (Christian Heroes: Then & Now) Janet Benge, Geoff Benge 1576580199 9781576580196 Christian Heroes: Then & Now have set a new standard of quality in Christian biography. These thrilling true adve Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

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Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary

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Helen Keller (Scholastic Biography) Margaret Davidson 0590424041 9780590424042 The bestselling biography of Helen Keller and how, with the commitment and lifelong friendship of Anne Sullivan, she learned to talk, read, and eventually graduate from co Helen Keller (Scholastic Biography)

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Who Was Walt Disney? Whitney Stewart, Who HQ 0448450526 9780448450520 Walt Disney always loved to entertain people. Often it got him into trouble. Once he painted pictures with tar on the side of his family? white house. His family was poor, and the Who Was Walt Disney?

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What to Expect: Eating Well When Youre Expecting Heidi Murkoff 0761133267 9780761133261 Announcing Eating Well When Youre Expecting , providing momsto- be with a realistic approach to navigating healthily and deliciously through the nine months of pr What to Expect: Eating Well When Youre Expecting

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