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Scat
Scat
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375934865
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Scat

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 384 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2009
Price: $19.99

Bestselling author and columnist Carl Hiaasen returns with another hysterical mystery for kids set in Florida's Everglades.
 
Bunny Starch, the most feared biology teacher ever, is missing. She disappeared after a school field trip to Black Vine Swamp. And, to be honest, the kids in her class are relieved.
 
But when the principal... Read more >
Halfway to the Sky
Halfway to the Sky
Written by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307529718
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Halfway to the Sky

Written by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $5.99

Twelve-year-old Dani is running away from home, or what’s left of home anyway. Her older brother, who had muscular dystrophy, died a few months ago. Then her father left and her parents got divorced. Now home is just Dani and her sad, silent mother, and Dani’s got to get away. She... Read more >
Fern Verdant and the Silver Rose
Fern Verdant and the Silver Rose
Written by Diana Leszczynski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375891458
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Fern Verdant and the Silver Rose

Written by Diana Leszczynski


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $10.99

FERN WISHES SHE had normal parents and a normal name. Instead, she has eccentric botanist parents who named her Fern, after her father’s favorite plant. Lily, Fern’s mother, assures her one day she’ll understand their love of plants, but Fern can’t believe it. She hates plants and could do with less... Read more >
Benny Bensky and the Parrot-Napper
Benny Bensky and the Parrot-Napper
Written by Mary Borsky, Illustrated by Linda Hendry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887768408
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Benny Bensky and the Parrot-Napper

Written by Mary Borsky
Illustrated by Linda Hendry


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $9.95

When their neighbor, Mrs. Graham, charges Rosie and Fran with the responsibility of parrot sitting her pet, Peanut the Parrot, the girls and Benny think the job will be a walk in the park.

While Rosie and Fran immediately take to Peanut — going so far as to make him an... Read more >
Tweedle Dee Dee
Tweedle Dee Dee
Written by Charlotte Voake
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763637972
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Tweedle Dee Dee

Written by Charlotte Voake


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $16.99

The award-winning creator of HELLO TWINS offers a joyous celebration of nature as it springs to life.

Come into the woods, where the green leaves grow around and around and where, high in the branches, a nest is full of cheeping birds. With radiant, expressive artwork, Charlotte Voake captures the essence of... Read more >
Annie and Simon
Annie and Simon
Written by Catharine O'Neill, Illustrated by Catharine O'Neill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763626884
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Annie and Simon
Candlewick Sparks
Written by Catharine O'Neill
Illustrated by Catharine O'Neill


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $15.99

A chatty little girl and her patient older brother share an easy bond in a charming early chapter book filled with warmth and wry humor.

Annie and Simon: little sister and big, big brother. Annie likes to talk — a lot — about what she’s going to be when she grows up... Read more >
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Sticky Burr
Sticky Burr
Written by John Lechner, Illustrated by John Lechner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763635671
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Sticky Burr
Adventures in Burrwood Forest
Written by John Lechner
Illustrated by John Lechner


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $6.99

Meet Sticky Burr, his unshakable friends, and his prickly foes in a beguiling graphic storybook guaranteed to grab young readers.

Welcome to Burrwood Forest, where a village of seed pods are busy having adventures! There are friends like Sticky Burr and Mossy Burr, who stick together, and bad seeds like Scurvy Burr... Read more >
Little Fur #3: A Mystery of Wolves
Little Fur #3: A Mystery of Wolves
Written by Isobelle Carmody
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375849893
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Little Fur #3: A Mystery of Wolves

Written by Isobelle Carmody


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $6.99

Little Fur goes in search of her friend, Ginger the cat, who has vanished completely in this third book in the Little Fur quartet. The wise Sett Owl tells Little Fur that she must first discover who or what the Mystery of Wolves is. The only creature Little Fur finds who... Read more >
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And the Good Brown Earth
And the Good Brown Earth
Written by Kathy Henderson, Illustrated by Kathy Henderson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763638412
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And the Good Brown Earth

Written by Kathy Henderson
Illustrated by Kathy Henderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $6.99

"This treasure of a book highlights the bonds between the generations and between gardeners and the earth." — SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Gram and Joe love to spend time together taking care of the vegetable patch, but it takes a lot of patience. There’s digging time, planting time, weeding time, watering time, even... Read more >
Arabella Miller's Tiny Caterpillar
Arabella Miller's Tiny Caterpillar
Written by Clare Jarrett, Illustrated by Clare Jarrett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636609
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Arabella Miller's Tiny Caterpillar

Written by Clare Jarrett
Illustrated by Clare Jarrett


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2008
Price: $16.99

Keeping watch over a caterpillar leads to amazing surprises in a bright, buoyant read-aloud inspired by a children’s verse.

When Arabella Miller finds a tiny caterpillar, she brings him home and feeds him lots and lots of leaves. Soon the not-so-tiny caterpillar sheds his skin and disappears inside his chrysalis. Arabella misses... Read more >
Up, Down, and Around
Up, Down, and Around
Written by Katherine Ayres, Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763640170
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Up, Down, and Around

Written by Katherine Ayres
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2008
Price: $6.99

"An inviting introduction to the wonder of plants, food, and gardening. . . . Will be a favorite of teachers, students, and home readers alike." — KIRKUS REVIEWS

From seeds dropping into soil to corn bursting from its stalks, from children chasing butterflies to ants burrowing underground, everything in this vibrant picture... Read more >
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Up, Down, and Around Big Book
Up, Down, and Around Big Book
Written by Katherine Ayres, Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763640187
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Up, Down, and Around Big Book

Written by Katherine Ayres
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2008
Price: $24.99

"An inviting introduction to the wonder of plants, food, and gardening. . . . Will be a favorite of teachers, students, and home readers alike." — KIRKUS REVIEWS

From seeds dropping into soil to corn bursting from its stalks, from children chasing butterflies to ants burrowing underground, everything in this vibrant picture... Read more >
Little Fur #2: A Fox Called Sorrow
Little Fur #2: A Fox Called Sorrow
Written by Isobelle Carmody
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375849237
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Little Fur #2: A Fox Called Sorrow

Written by Isobelle Carmody


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 22, 2008
Price: $5.99

In a Fox Called Sorrow, the adventures continue for Little Fur, the half elf, half troll girl who heals animals in a magical grove in the heart of a big city. When Little Fur discovers that the Troll King is plotting against the earth spirit that binds all living things, she... Read more >
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Little Fur #2: A Fox Called Sorrow
Little Fur #2: A Fox Called Sorrow
Written by Isobelle Carmody
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ISBN: 9780375838576
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Little Fur #2: A Fox Called Sorrow

Written by Isobelle Carmody


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2008
Price: $5.99

In a fox called Sorrow, the adventures continue for Little Fur. When Little Fur discovers that the Troll king is plotting against the Earth Spirit that binds all living things, she sets off on a new quest with a set of unlikely companions: the faithful cat Ginger, a reluctant rat, and... Read more >
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Little Fur #1: The Legend Begins
Little Fur #1: The Legend Begins
Written by Isobelle Carmody
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ISBN: 9780375849220
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Little Fur #1: The Legend Begins

Written by Isobelle Carmody


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 22, 2008
Price: $9.99

Who is Little Fur? Why, she's a half elf, half troll, as tall as a three-year-old human child, with slanted green eyes, wild red hair that brambles about her pointed ears, and bare, broad, four-toed feet. Little Fur loves and tends to the Old Ones, the seven ancient trees that protect... Read more >
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The Story of Frog Belly Rat Bone
The Story of Frog Belly Rat Bone
Written by Timothy Basil Ering, Illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763626112
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The Story of Frog Belly Rat Bone

Written by Timothy Basil Ering
Illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $6.99

"Frog Belly plants the idea that with some strategy, good communication, and goodwill, you can grow wonderful things." — PORTLAND PRESS HERALD

Once upon a time, in a gray endless place called Cementland, there lived a boy who wished to find a treasure. After searching through piles of toaster ovens and wet... Read more >
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: Deadly Waters
Mysteries in Our National Parks: Deadly Waters
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300936
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: Deadly Waters
A Mystery in Everglades National Park
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $4.99

The Landon family is Southbound—headed for Florida to investigate a mysterious illness plaguing endangered manatees in Everglades National Park. Jack, Ashley, and their friend Bridger soon find themselves in deadly waters with a seven-foot shark, an injured manatee—and a mystery to solve. Who was the stranger in the speedboat who snatched... Read more >
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: The Hunted
Mysteries in Our National Parks: The Hunted
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300950
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: The Hunted
A Mystery in Glacier National Park
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $4.99

Grizzly cubs are disappearing from Glacier National Park, and the Landon family must figure out why! But for Jack, the real mystery is his sister Ashley's strange behavior. What was she doing alone in the woods so early in the morning? And why did she lie to their parents? Jack's efforts... Read more >
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A Drive in the Country
A Drive in the Country
Written by Michael J. Rosen, Illustrated by Marc Burckhardt
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763621407
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A Drive in the Country

Written by Michael J. Rosen
Illustrated by Marc Burckhardt


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $16.99

Climb in for the perfect road trip! Farm visits and foraging in the fields, car games and silly songs — what better way for a family to spend the day?

The car has been stocked with drinks and snacks, maps and joke books, treats for horses and ducks — and now it’s... Read more >
How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?
How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?
Written by Margaret McNamara, Illustrated by G. Brian Karas
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375840142
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How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?

Written by Margaret McNamara
Illustrated by G. Brian Karas


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2007
Price: $15.99

Here is an adorable picture book for curious kids, which explores skip counting and estimation in a fun pumpkin-themed classroom experiment. "How many seeds are in a pumpkin?" Mr. Tiffin asks his class as they gather around the big, medium, and small pumpkins on his desk. Robert, the biggest kid, guesses...

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Mysteries in Our National Parks: Cliff-Hanger
Mysteries in Our National Parks: Cliff-Hanger
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300929
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: Cliff-Hanger
A Mystery in Mesa Verde National Park
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $4.99

When a cougar attacks a hiker in Mesa Verde National Park, the Landons have another mystery on their hands. Jack and Ashley are used to visiting parks with their wildlife veterinarian mother and photographer father, but this time their hands are full with a foster child called Lucky Deal. As Lucky... Read more >
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Mysteries In Our National Parks: Ghost Horses
Mysteries In Our National Parks: Ghost Horses
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426301087
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Mysteries In Our National Parks: Ghost Horses
A Mystery in Zion National Park
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $4.99

Life-threatening accidents keep plaguing the Landon family as they investigate the mysterious deaths of white mustangs at Zion National Park in Utah. Even before they get to the park, Jack Landon knows that Ethan Ingawanup spells trouble. Things start to go awry after Ethan and his sister—two Shoshone kids—are placed in... Read more >
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Little Golden Book Collection: Animal Tales
Little Golden Book Collection: Animal Tales
Written by Golden Books
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375841781
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Little Golden Book Collection: Animal Tales

Written by Golden Books


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $10.99

Nine timeless Golden animal tales come together in one deluxe, affordable compilation. This volume of cherished stories has 224 gilded pages, beautifully bound with the famous golden spine. This wonderful collection includes such classics as The Saggy Baggy Elephant, Mister Dog, and Tawny Scrawny Lion . . . and many more... Read more >
Mysteries in Our National Parks: Night of the Black Bear
Mysteries in Our National Parks: Night of the Black Bear
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426300943
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: Night of the Black Bear
A Mystery in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $4.99

This thrilling series roars back to life with the release of Mystery #13, Night of the Black Bear. Something very strange is going on in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A teenage girl is the latest victim in a growing number of bear attacks. Officials must figure out what's causing the... Read more >
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: Night of the Black Bear
Mysteries in Our National Parks: Night of the Black Bear
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301056
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Mysteries in Our National Parks: Night of the Black Bear
A Mystery in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Written by Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $18.90

This thrilling series roars back to life with the release of Mystery #13, Night of the Black Bear. Something very strange is going on in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A teenage girl is the latest victim in a growing number of bear attacks. Officials must figure out what's causing the... Read more >
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