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How Tall, How Short, How Far Away

By: Adler, David A.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Holiday House: 1999

Seller ID: 005465


Picture book, introduces several measuring sytems such as the Egyptian system, the inch-pound system, and the metric system. View more info

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Shape Up! : Fun with Triangles and Other Polygons

By: Adler, David A.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New Yok, Holiday House: 1997

Seller ID: 005896


This takes the fear out of math and puts the fun back in. View more info

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Fun With Roman Numerals

By: Adler, David A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Holiday House: 2008

Seller ID: 005941


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Plot Chickens

By: Auch, Mary Jane; Auch, Herm

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York, Holiday House: 2009

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 6532


32 pp. Henrietta is a chicken that loves to read, so naturally she now wants to write a book. With the help of her three aunties, she hatches a plot. But when Henrietta publishes her story, the critics say she's laid an egg. Is this the end of Henrietta's career as an author? Full color. View more info

Crispin at the Edge of the World

By: Avi

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2006

Edition: Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 6420


234 pp. Uncorrected Advance Proof in wraps. In this riveting sequel to the Newbery Award-winning "Crispin: The Cross of Lead"--the second book in a planned trilogy--Avi explores themes of war, religion, and family as he continues the adventures of Crispin and Bear. View more info

Pippa's First Summer

By: Badgley, Catherine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Mitten Press: 2005

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 6647


Pippa, a big brown bat, and her brother Click are born in the rafters of an old red barn. In this upper elementary reader, follow Pippa throughout her first summer. The story chronicles the hurdles and accomplishments of the young bat as she learns to communicate, to fly using echolocation, to become independent, and to survive difficult encounters with the world of people. Based on the real lives of big brown bats, the stories are accompanied by charming illustrations. ... View more info

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Gregor Mendel The Friar Who Grew Peas

By: Bardoe, Cheryl

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harry N Abrams Inc: 2006

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 6641


40 pp. Regarded as the world's first geneticist, Mendel overcame poverty and obscurity to discover that animals, plants, and people all inherit and pass down traits through the same process. Children will be inspired by Gregor's never-ending search for knowledge, and his famous experiments are easy to understand. View more info

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I'm in Charge of Celebrations

By: Baylor, Byrd

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, Aladdin Paperbacks: 1995

Seller ID: 6554


The acclaimed team of Baylor and Parnall presents a radiant prose-poem about a girl who shares her love of desert life as she tells of treasured experiences such as dancing in the wind on Dust Devil Day and sleeping outside during the Time of the Falling Stars. View more info

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Animal Stackers

By: Belle, Jennifer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Hyperion: 2005

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 003393


Letters and words stacked to make poems with wonderful color illustrations. The alphabet endpapers are fantastic. View more info

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Little Island

By: Brown, Margaret Wise; Weisgard, Leonard

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Yearling Books: 1993

Seller ID: 6589


MacDonald and Weisgard depict the changes that occur on a small island as the seasons come and go, as day changes to night, and as a storm approaches. View more info

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Spaghetti and Meatballs for All! : A Mathematical Story

By: Burns, Marilyn; Sheffield, Stephanie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scholastic: 1997

Seller ID: 005938


The seating for a family reunion gets complicated as people rearrange the tables and chairs to seat additional guests. View more info

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George Washington's Teeth

By: Chandra, Deborah; Comora, Madeleine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2003

Seller ID: 6643


A new copy with two small nicks along the top of the back jacket. From battling toothaches while fighting the British, to having rotten teeth removed by his dentists, readers get a tongue-in-cheek dental history of the Father of His Country, who suffered all his life with tooth problems. View more info

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In Arctic Waters

By: Crawford, Laura

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mt. Pleasant, SC, Sylvan Dell Pub: 2007

Seller ID: 6468


This arctic adaptation of "This is the House that Jack Built" follows polar bears, walruses, seals, narwhals and beluga whales as they chase each other around "the ice that floats in the Arctic waters." Not only is the rhythmic, cumulative prose good for early readers; it is a pure delight to read aloud. The "For Creative Minds" section helps children learn how these animals live in the cold, icy arctic region. View more info

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Click, Clack, Quackity-Quack An Alphabetical Adventure

By: Cronin, Doreen

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2005

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 6523


24 pp. The cows on Farmer Brown's farm are typing again. Duck can't wait to show everyone their latest note. Just what are they up to this time? Duck's not telling, but if you follow the alphabet one letter at a time, you'll find out. And you'll have as much fun as the animals are going to have, and learn your letters, too! This alphabetical adventure for the very youngest fans of Duck brings alphabet books to a whole new level -- click, clack, quackity-quack! View more info

Painters of Lexieville

By: Darrow, Sharon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Candlewick: 2003

Seller ID: 6428


First Printing, signed and dated by the author on the title page. View more info

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Sassy: The Birthday Storm

By: Draper, Sharon M.

Price: $14.99

Publisher: New York, Scholastic Pr: 2009

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 6575


106 pp. Signed by Sharon Draper on the title page. It's summer vacation, and Sassy and her family head to Florida to visit Grammy for her birthday. Weather reports indicate that a possible hurricane is swirling in the Atlantic, but it is not supposed to be a threat. However, the hurricane turns, and heads right toward Grammy's town. View more info

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Ed Emberley's Great Thumbprint Drawing Book

By: Emberley, Ed

Price: $7.99

Publisher: New York, Little Brown & Co: 2005

Seller ID: 6538


37 pp. View more info

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Buffalo Music

By: Fern, Tracey E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Clarion: 2008

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 005632


Inspired by pioneer Mary Ann Goodnight, Fern and Castillo offer the story of how one woman helped to save the buffalo in the late 1800s. Full color. Target Age Group 4-8, Reading Level 4.6. View more info

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Bees, Snails, & Peacock Tails Patterns and Shapes...Naturally

By: Franco, Betsy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Margaret K McElderry: 2008

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 6469


40 pp Bold, bright illustrations by Caldecott Honoree Jenkins and lyrical poetry by Franco bring new energy to shapes and patterns. Young readers are sure to be inspired to take a closer look the next time they step outside. Full color. A View more info

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Miss Alaineus A Vocabulary Disaster

By: Frasier, Debra

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harcourt Childrens Books: 2000

Seller ID: 6642


When Sages spelling and definition of a word reveal her misunderstanding of it to her classmates, she is at first embarrassed but then uses her mistake as inspiration for the vocabulary parade. Full color. View more info