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Grandad's Prayers of the Earth
Grandad's Prayers of the Earth
Written by Douglas Wood, Illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763646752
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Grandad's Prayers of the Earth

Written by Douglas Wood
Illustrated by P.J. Lynch


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $6.99

"Wood conveys a sense of something larger in the world, and gives voice to the human longing to understand." KIRKUS REVIEWS (starred review)

Grandad is the boy’s best friend. Being with him always makes the world seem right. And how vast that world is: a world of tall trees that reach... Read more >
Twisters!
Twisters!
Written by Lucille Recht Penner, Illustrated by Allen Garns
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375962240
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Twisters!

Written by Lucille Recht Penner
Illustrated by Allen Garns


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $12.99

Illustrated in full color. Coming right on the heels of the Steven Spielberg summer blockbuster Twister! is a whirlwind of our own--Twisters--filled with true-life anecdotes, facts, and photos detailing the most awesome force in nature. Here's a disaster book that will leave heads spinning!  


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Little Fur #3: A Mystery of Wolves
Little Fur #3: A Mystery of Wolves
Written by Isobelle Carmody
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375838590
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Little Fur #3: A Mystery of Wolves

Written by Isobelle Carmody


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $6.99

“Even the smallest heroine can make a difference.”—School Library Journal

Little Fur goes in search of her friend, Ginger the cat, who has failed to return to the hidden grove they call home. But before she can help her friend, Little Fur must learn about the Mystery of Wolves—a mystic order... Read more >
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Roberto's Trip to the Top
Roberto's Trip to the Top
Written by John B. Paterson Jr. and John B. Paterson Sr., Illustrated by Renato Alarcao
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763627089
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Roberto's Trip to the Top

Written by John B. Paterson Jr. and John B. Paterson Sr.
Illustrated by Renato Alarcao


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $16.99

Breathtaking vistas and bustling scenes await a boy and his uncle when they ride the teleférico to the top of a mountain in Venezuela.

Today was the day! Finally it is time for Roberto to take his well-earned trip on the teleférico to the top of El Ávila, the mountain overlooking his... Read more >
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A Secret Journey (Disney Fairies)
A Secret Journey (Disney Fairies)
Written by RH Disney, Illustrated by RH Disney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780736426213
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A Secret Journey (Disney Fairies)

Written by RH Disney
Illustrated by RH Disney


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $3.99

Return to Pixie Hollow for a brand-new movie adventure with Tinker Bell!

Tinker Bell fans will love coloring scenes from her newest direct-to-DVD movie, Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure. This activity book comes with four chunky crayons so the fun can start right away! Read more >
And Then Comes Halloween
And Then Comes Halloween
Written by Tom Brenner, Illustrated by Holly Meade
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636593
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And Then Comes Halloween

Written by Tom Brenner
Illustrated by Holly Meade


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $16.99

When nighttime creeps closer to suppertime, And red and gold seep into green leaves...Then it’s time to decide what to be.

As soon as geese fly south, children take autumn's cue to start their preparations: it’s almost Halloween! With poetic language and vivid collage illustrations, Tom Brenner and Holly Meade follow all... Read more >
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The Clever Stick
The Clever Stick
Written by John Lechner, Illustrated by John Lechner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763639501
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The Clever Stick

Written by John Lechner
Illustrated by John Lechner


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $14.99

The stick has always been clever: it solves difficult problems, enjoys poetry, and ponders the music of birds and the beauty of a rose. The one thing it can’t do is speak. And because of this, no one can see that the stick is clever; all they can see is a... Read more >
Toot and Puddle: How Does Your Garden Grow?
Toot and Puddle: How Does Your Garden Grow?
Written by National Geographic
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426304828
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Toot and Puddle: How Does Your Garden Grow?

Written by National Geographic


Format: Trade Paperback, 24 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $3.99

While Toot is away, Puddle decides to plant a vegetable garden. He enlists Opal’s help and together they plant tomatoes, lettuce, and cucumbers—all the right ingredients for a salad. They gather supplies in a big wheelbarrow, they measure out their garden and dig out rows. They rake the soil, add fertilizer... Read more >
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Toot and Puddle: How Does Your Garden Grow?
Toot and Puddle: How Does Your Garden Grow?
Written by National Geographic
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304835
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Toot and Puddle: How Does Your Garden Grow?

Written by National Geographic


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 24 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $11.90

While Toot is away, Puddle decides to plant a vegetable garden. He enlists Opal’s help and together they plant tomatoes, lettuce, and cucumbers—all the right ingredients for a salad. They gather supplies in a big wheelbarrow, they measure out their garden and dig out rows. They rake the soil, add fertilizer... Read more >
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A Certain Strain of Peculiar
A Certain Strain of Peculiar
Written by Gigi Amateau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763630096
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A Certain Strain of Peculiar

Written by Gigi Amateau


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2009
Price: $16.99

This is the last time Mary Harold will have a panic attack at school when kids call her "the grossest girl." If Mom won’t move back to Alabama, her thirteen-year-old daughter will just have to drive herself 691 miles to Grandma Ayma’s farmhouse — and a whole new life. With Ayma’s... Read more >
Rain
Rain
Written by Manya Stojic, Illustrated by Manya Stojic
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385737296
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Rain

Written by Manya Stojic
Illustrated by Manya Stojic


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $7.99

When rain comes to the parched African savanna, the animals use all their senses to track the storm. The porcupine smells rain in the air. The zebras see lightning. The baboons hear thunder. The rhino feels the first drops. And the lion tastes the cool water. For a time, the grasslands... Read more >
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Scat
Scat
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375834868
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Scat

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2009
Price: $16.99

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 >
Scat
Scat
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375891670
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Scat

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 27, 2009
Price: $7.99

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 >
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 >
Pixie Paintings (Disney Fairies)
Pixie Paintings (Disney Fairies)
Written by RH Disney, Illustrated by RH Disney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780736425698
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Pixie Paintings (Disney Fairies)

Written by RH Disney
Illustrated by RH Disney


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $7.99

Art-talent fairies fill Pixie Hollow with color—now you can, too! This deluxe paint box book features 64 magical scenes to paint, a paintbrush, and 16 different watercolors! 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 >
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 >
The Apple-Pip Princess
The Apple-Pip Princess
Written by Jane Ray, Illustrated by Jane Ray
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763637477
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The Apple-Pip Princess

Written by Jane Ray
Illustrated by Jane Ray


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $16.99

With sumptuous artwork, Jane Ray tells an original fairy tale of a humble princess whose love for nature’s beauty restores a kingdom.

Once there was a kingdom full of laughter, happiness, trees, and birdsong. But when the queen dies, the land becomes quiet and barren, and everyone is filled with sadness. What... 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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Varmints
Varmints
Written by Helen Ward, Illustrated by Marc Craste
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763637965
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Varmints

Written by Helen Ward
Illustrated by Marc Craste


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $12.99

Striking, surreal illustrations and a haunting, evocative text tell a mysterious tale of a threatened natural world —- and a hopeful new start.

Once, the only sounds to be heard were the buzzing of bees in the grass, the murmuring of moles in the earth, and the song of birds in the... Read more >
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 >
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