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14 Cows for America, Deedy, Carmen Agra
1 Deedy, Carmen Agra 14 Cows for America
Atlanta, GA Peachtree Pub Ltd 2009 1561454907 / 9781561454907 Hardcover New new Jacket Gonzalez, Thomas 
36 pp. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Alone The Journey of the Boy Sims, Garinger, Alan
2 Garinger, Alan Alone The Journey of the Boy Sims
Indiana Historical Society 2008 087195267X / 9780871952677 Paperback New 
184 pp. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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Rosa, Giovanni, Nikki
3 Giovanni, Nikki Rosa
New York Henry Holt & Co 2005 0805071067 / 9780805071061 Hardcover New new Jacket Collier, Bryan 
40 pp. More than 50 years after her refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus, Mrs. Rosa Parks is the subject of this picture-book tribute to her courageous action and the events that followed. Caldecott Honor Book. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Why Are Elections Important?, Gorman, Jacqueline Laks
4 Gorman, Jacqueline Laks Why Are Elections Important?
Weekly Reader/Gareth Stevens Pub 2008 0836888472 / 9780836888478 Paperback New 
24 pp.This is a great resource for introducing readers to key aspects of our government - just in time for the 2008 election. Readers will learn about the importance of laws, the duties of our leaders, the election process, and the rights and responsibilities shared by all Americans. The series uses easy-to-understand language to explain important concepts that are closely tied to the social studies curriculum. 
Price: 5.95 USD
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Celebrate America Learning About the U.S.A Through Crafts & Activities, Hauser, Jill
5 Hauser, Jill Celebrate America Learning About the U.S.A Through Crafts & Activities
Nashville, TN Williamson Pub 2004 1885593937 / 9781885593931 Paperback New 
128 pp In our celebrations and remembrances: Independence Day, Martin Luther King Day, Labor Day, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving, Presidents' Day, Flag Day - In our diversity and in our history: Native Americans, the Revolutionary War, Early Settlers, the Immigrants, the Westward Movement, the Civil War, the Industrial Revolution, the Civil Rights Movement - In our values and our cherished freedoms: Democracy, Freedom of Speech, Religion & the Press, Right to Vote, Equal Rights & Opportunities for All Citizens - In our monuments, geography, and symbols of our country's values: Niagara Falls, Golden Gate Bridge, Grand Canyon, Mount Rushmore, American Farms & Farmland, American Flag, American Bald Eagle, Liberty Bell, Statute of Liberty, White House - In the powerful words that give our lives meaning: Pledge of Allegiance, Bill of Rights, "I have a Dream," "Ask what you can do for your country," Declaration of Independence, Constitution 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Wigwams, Longhouses and Other Native American Dwellings Dover Coloring Book, Lafontaine, Bruce
6 Lafontaine, Bruce Wigwams, Longhouses and Other Native American Dwellings Dover Coloring Book
New York Dover Pubns 2004 0486433277 / 9780486433271 Softcover New 
32 pp. From adobe pueblos in the Southwest to a Chippewa birch bark wigwam in the Northeast -- this carefully researched coloring book spotlights a wide array of Native American dwellings. Fact-filled captions accompany each detailed drawing. 30 black-and-white illustrations. 
Price: 3.95 USD
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Quilt of States Piecing Together America, Larson, Jeanette; Yorinks, Adrienne
7 Larson, Jeanette; Yorinks, Adrienne Quilt of States Piecing Together America
Washington DC Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books 2005 0792272854 / 9780792272854 Hardcover New new Jacket 
122 pp. There is no book quite like "Quilt of States"--the unique combination of handmade quilts with the voice of each state heard through the writing of one of the state's librarians to illustrate the coming together of the United States of America. Using one of the only two original American folk art forms--quilting (jazz is the other)--Adrienne Yorinks demonstrates her amazing talent for using quilts not only as art, but as information sources. Her work illustrates the history of our country and is accompanied by the words of librarians from every state in the Union. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Boy Who Was Raised by Librarians, Morris, Carla D.
8 Morris, Carla D. Boy Who Was Raised by Librarians
Atlanta, Georgia Peachtree Pub Ltd 2007 1561453919 / 9781561453917 Hardcover New new Jacket Sneed, Brad 
32 pp. This humorous tale of a curious young boy and his single-minded quest for knowledge is a heartfelt and affectionate tribute to librarians everywhere. Full color. Annotation: This humorous tale of a curious young boy and his single-minded quest for knowledge is a heartfelt and affectionate tribute to librarians everywhere. Full color. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Storm in the Barn, Phelan, Matt
9 Phelan, Matt Storm in the Barn
Somerville, Mass. Candlewick Pr 2009 0763636185 / 9780763636180 First printing Hardcover New new Jacket Phelan, Matt 
201 pp.With phenomenal pacing, sensitivity, and a sure command of suspense, Phelan ushers readers into Dust Bowl-era America to tell the story of a young boy who is transformed by unexpected courage. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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10 Provensen, Alice Klondike Gold
New York Simon & Schuster 2005 0689848854 / 9780689848858 First printing Hardcover New new Jacket 
This fictionalized account of the Yukon gold rush follows a young man who risks everything for the chance of striking gold. Full color. Annotation: This fictionalized account of the Yukon gold rush follows a young man who risks everything for the chance of striking gold. Full color. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Wall, Sis, Peter
11 Sis, Peter Wall
New York Farrar Straus & Giroux 2007 0374347018 / 9780374347017 Hard Cover New New Jacket Sis, Peter 
Caldecott Honor Book, no sticker on jacket. In his most personal work to date, award-winning author Peter Ss offers a brilliant graphic memoir, taking readers on an extraordinary journey as he recalls his youth growing up in Czechoslovakia in the 1960s, when his country was on the Communist side of the Iron Curtain. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Native North American Foods and Recipes, Smithyman, Kathryn;  Kalman, Bobby
12 Smithyman, Kathryn; Kalman, Bobby Native North American Foods and Recipes
NNew York Crabtree Publishing 2006 0778704750 / 9780778704751 Softcover New 

Price: 8.95 USD
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Further Adventures of a Lucky Dog Owney, U.S. Rail Mail Mascot, Wales, Dirk
13 Wales, Dirk Further Adventures of a Lucky Dog Owney, U.S. Rail Mail Mascot
Chicago Great Plains Pr 2009 0963245961 / 9780963245960 First printing Hardcover New new Jacket 
32 pp. The second adventure of Owney, a real dog, who traveled across the United States on the rail system in the late 1800's. Pocket in the front of the book contains postcards showing places that Owney visited. Full Color. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote, White, Linda Arms
14 White, Linda Arms I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote
New York Farrar Straus & Giroux 2005 0374335273 / 9780374335274 First printing Hardcover New new Jacket Carpenter, Nancy 
With lively text and humorous illustrations, this striking picture book biography shows how one girl's gumption propels her through a life filled with challenges until, in 1869, she wins the vote for women in Wyoming Territory--the first time ever in the United States. Full color. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Wangari's Trees of Peace A True Story from Africa, Winter, Jeanette
15 Winter, Jeanette Wangari's Trees of Peace A True Story from Africa
Harcourt Childrens Books 2008 0152065458 / 9780152065454 First printing Hardcover New new Jacket Winter, Jeanette 
32 pp. From the author of "The Librarian of Basra" comes a picture book based on the true story of Wangari Maathai, an environmental and political activist in Kenya and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004 who sets out to replenish her country's forests. ... 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Why Are Elections Important?, Gorman, Jacqueline Laks
Why Are Elections Important?
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I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote, White, Linda Arms
I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote
White, Linda Arms
16.00 USD

Quilt of States Piecing Together America, Larson, Jeanette; Yorinks, Adrienne
Quilt of States Piecing Together America
Larson, Jeanette; Yorinks, Adrienne
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Celebrate America Learning About the U.S.A Through Crafts & Activities, Hauser, Jill
Celebrate America Learning About the U.S.A Through Crafts & Activities
Hauser, Jill
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Wigwams, Longhouses and Other Native American Dwellings Dover Coloring Book, Lafontaine, Bruce
Wigwams, Longhouses and Other Native American Dwellings Dover Coloring Book
Lafontaine, Bruce
3.95 USD

14 Cows for America, Deedy, Carmen Agra
14 Cows for America
Deedy, Carmen Agra
10.00 USD

Storm in the Barn, Phelan, Matt
Storm in the Barn
Phelan, Matt
24.99 USD

Further Adventures of a Lucky Dog Owney, U.S. Rail Mail Mascot, Wales, Dirk
Further Adventures of a Lucky Dog Owney, U.S. Rail Mail Mascot
Wales, Dirk
10.00 USD

 
 

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