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$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780805097153
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 1/2015

Who could care for a bear?


When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear for sale at the train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry was a veterinarian. But he was also a soldier in training for World War I.

Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town, and he brought her along to the training camp in England. Winnie followed Harry everywhere and slept under his cot every night. Before long, she became the regiment's much-loved mascot.

But who could care for the bear when Harry had to go to the battleground in France? Harry found ...more


$13.99
ISBN-13: 9780316297790
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 4/2015


$16.99
ISBN-13: 9781442476844
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 3/2015


Only One You (Hardcover)

$9.71
ISBN-13: 9780873589017
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Published: Rising Moon Books, 7/2006


$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780385755795
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers, 4/2015


$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780399255373
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Published: Philomel Books, 7/2013


Sisters (Paperback)

$10.99
ISBN-13: 9780545540605
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Published: Graphix, 8/2014


$4.99
ISBN-13: 9780763678890
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Published: Candlewick Entertainment, 3/2015

Gardening is more fun with Peppa!

Peppa and her little brother, George, love to help Grandpa Pig in the garden. They discover that everything grows from seeds planted in the dirt, and that even the apple that falls on Grandpa Pig’s head has seeds inside! Join the amiable Peppa and her spirited family as they shoo away birds and "monsta" snails, imitate butterflies and worms, make a scarecrow, and gather ingredients for a fresh salad — and Granny Pig’s delicious blackberry pie.

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$7.99
ISBN-13: 9780061992278
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Published: HarperCollins, 1/2015

Winner of the 2013 Newbery Medal and a #1 New York Times bestseller, this stirring and unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of unexpected friendship. Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated novel is told from the point of view of Ivan himself.

Having spent twenty-seven years behind the glass walls of his enclosure in a shopping mall, Ivan has grown accustomed to humans watching him. He hardly ever thinks about his life in the jungle. Instead, Ivan occupies himself with television, his frien...more


The Crossover (Hardcover)

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ISBN-13: 9780544107717
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Published: Houghton Mifflin, 3/2014

2015 Newbery Medal Winner
2015 Coretta Scott King Honor Award Winner

""With a bolt of lightning on my kicks . . .The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. Stop all that quivering. Cuz tonight I'm delivering, "" announces dread-locked, 12-year old Josh Bell. He and his twin brother Jordan are awesome on the court. But Josh has more than basketball in his blood, he's got mad beats, too, that tell his family's story in verse, in this fast and furious middle grade novel of family and brotherhood from Kwame Alexander ("He Said, She Said" 2013).


Josh and Jordan must come to grip...more


$17.99
ISBN-13: 9781423184317
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Published: Disney-Hyperion, 3/2015

With the defeat of the Overtakers behind them, the five teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers should be celebrating. By all accounts they saved Disneyland from certain destruction. Why then did their mentor leave one last puzzle for them to decipher? The Keepers must solve a puzzle of the past, or be crushed under an evil that makes the Overtakers seem like gentle souls.

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Aqualicious (Hardcover)

$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780062330161
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Published: HarperCollins, 3/2015

$12.99
ISBN-13: 9780062351357
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Published: HarperCollins, 4/2015

Everyone's favorite cat shares a collection of his favorite inspirational and feel-good quotes in Pete the Cat's Groovy Guide to Life. Pete's glass-half-full outlook on life shines through as he adds his fun take on well-known classics attributed to luminaries from Albert Einstein to Confucius to Abraham Lincoln to Shakespeare and more Fans of Pete the Cat will delight in this amusing look at quotes that are accompanied by Pete's witty responses and Pete illustrations by New York Times bestselling artist James Dean....more


$8.99
ISBN-13: 9780694003617
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Published: HarperFestival, 9/1991

In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar things in the softly lit room--to the picture of the three little bears sitting in chairs, to the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens, to everything one by one--he says goodnight.

In this classic of modern children's literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day.

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$4.99
ISBN-13: 9780307977762
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers, 2/2013

Next up to the plate—book #6 in our early chapter book mystery series, where each book is set in a different American ballpark! 

Ivy-covered walls—they're the most famous part of the Chicago Cubs' historic ballpark, Wrigley Field. Mike and Kate can't wait to get down on the field to see the ivy for themselves. But when they do, they're horrified to discover patches of the ivy have been ripped away! Who would want to sabotage the stadium? Is it someone trying to curse the Cubs? Or is the rumor of a treasure hidden under the ivy tempting greedy fans? The Wrigley Riddle<...more