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The Girls' Book 2: How To Be The Best At Everything Again

Sally Norton - 2008
    More of the best of everything for great girls everywhere.This book is guaranteed to help you have a top time, every time.Beat the rest, Be the best.


Donald Crews - 1982
    "Harbor is a picture book, and a great one at that. Every library will want it."--School Library Journal

I Spy Ultimate Challenger: A Book of Picture Riddles

Jean Marzollo - 2003
    It's the Ultimate Challenge: the most difficult riddles combined with the most incredible photographs—culled from the original I Spy books—to create the most intriguing I Spy book ever!Think you know every I Spy book out there? Think you've found every last bauble, bow, striped cat, and cloudy ship?Think again!Jean Marzollo has written her most challenging riddles yet to accompany Walter Wick's fabulous photographs culled from the original I Spy books.You've never seen I Spy like this!

Everybody Counts: A counting story from 0 to 7.5 billion

Kristin Roskifte - 2018
    Follow the characters’ stories through the book and see how their lives collide with those of others. There are a lot of secrets to be discovered for the sharp-eyed! You’ll see that everyone is different, everyone has their own life, and that—most importantly—everybody counts. At the end, a spotting section allows you to go back and have even more fun. This critically acclaimed book has been shortlisted for the prestigious Brage Prize in Norway, its country of origin.

The Inside-Outside Book of Libraries

Julie Cummins - 1996
    Here is a selection of libraries from across America, presented with intriguing shifts of perspective that are the trademark of Roxie Munro’s acclaimed Inside-Outside series.

Clutter Control: Crafts and Tips to Organize Your Backpack, Your Bedroom, Your Locker, Your Life

American Girl - 2008
    Includes label stickers to help girls get organized with style. Full color. Consumable.

Road Builders

B.G. Hennessy - 1994
    Then you'll see all the trucks up close--cement mixers, bulldozers, dump trucks, graders, pavers--and learn what each one does. And finally, you'll watch a bustling new road come to life!"A splendid introduction to a world that many children find riveting."--Publishers Weekly

I Love to Sleep in My Own Bed

Shelley Admont - 2013
    Every night he sneaks quietly into his parents’ room and falls asleep in their bed. Until one night something unexpected happened …. Are you curious? Well, children, you'll just have to read the book to find out what happened.

Weird But True Gross: 300 Slimy, Sticky, and Smelly Facts

National Geographic Kids - 2016
    Get ready to be grossed out -- in a good way! This latest addition to the crazy popular Weird but True series is slimy and sticky and jam-packed with more icky, zany fun! Step up to the plate and try not to lose your lunch, with 300 all-new, amazing facts plus photos that kids just can't get enough of.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Hornet vs. Wasp

Jerry Pallotta - 2013
    Maybe the book should be called Who Is Nastier? A Hornet or a Wasp.

Everything is Connected

Jason Gruhl - 2019
    A magical meditation on the powerful idea that we are connected to everything and everyone.Playful illustrations and funny, rhyming text show readers all of the many ways we are linked to every big, small, hairy, slimy, snuggly, scaly, floppy, flappy, bristly, buzzy, beautiful creature on Earth.

100 Most Feared Creatures on the Planet

Anna Claybourne - 2013
    Who fights off predators by spraying blood from its eyes? How does the slender, deep-sea gulper swallow prey twice its size? Who sucks out body fluids with its short, sharp mouthparts? Readers will learn everything they ever wanted to know about some of the scariest creatures on the planet.

A Little SPOT of Confidence: A Story About Believing In Yourself

Diane Alber - 2019
    Confident children are better equipped to deal with peer pressure, challenges and negative emotions. A little SPOT of Confidence is a story that uses an orange spot to help a child visual there confidence spot growing or shrinking. It shows a child real world situations on how they can grow their confidence SPOT.

Mikey and the Dragons: 1

Jocko Willink - 2018

The Lego Neighborhood Book: Build Your Own Lego Town!

Brian Lyles - 2014
    Then add the finishing touches to your models with plants, traffic lights, scaffolding, and park benches. Snap together a few houses, shops, and apartment buildings to create your own neighborhood!Inside you'll find: -Complete, step-by-step instructions for four multistory buildings-Dozens of inspiring ideas to use in your own models-Mini builds for a recliner, old-time lamp post, traffic light, and more-A gallery of the authors' designsFor ages 10+