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The Minstrel in the Tower
The Minstrel in the Tower
Written by Gloria Skurzynski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307538444
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The Minstrel in the Tower

Written by Gloria Skurzynski


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 16, 2009
Price: $4.99

An adventurous rescue set in the time of medieval knights, castles, bandits, and music.
 
Before their father returns to France from the Crusades, daring Alice and musical Roger set off on their own journey: to find their long-lost uncle. But on the way, the siblings are kidnapped and locked in an ancient...

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Snake Camp
Snake Camp
Written by George Edward Stanley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307546807
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Snake Camp

Written by George Edward Stanley


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2009
Price: $3.99

Stevie Marsh is off for the summer to learn about computers at Camp Viper. He’s not happy about being in the woods with all the bugs and poison ivy and—yuck!—snakes. But how bad can computer camp be? Then Stevie finds out Camp Viper isn’t a computer camp at all. The vipers... Read more >
Absolutely Lucy #1: Absolutely Lucy
Absolutely Lucy #1: Absolutely Lucy
Written by Ilene Cooper, Illustrated by Amanda Harvey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307510136
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Absolutely Lucy #1: Absolutely Lucy

Written by Ilene Cooper
Illustrated by Amanda Harvey


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 9, 2009
Price: $4.99

Bobby Quinn is shy. In fact, he's so shy, he has trouble making friends. But that changes when he gets a squirmy little puppy for his birthday. Unlike Bobby, Lucy isn't shy at all. And to his surprise, she keeps dragging him into all sorts of adventures—and friendships, too! In this... Read more >
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Say What?
Say What?
Written by Gena K. Gorrell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887768781
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Say What?
The Weird and Mysterious Journey of the English Language
Written by Gena K. Gorrell


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $10.95

More than a million words, weird spellings, words that are spelled the same but pronounced differently or vice versa. Where on Earth did the English language come from? The answer is that English isn’t just the speech of one nation. It’s the memory of thousands of years of history. It tracks... Read more >
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You Can't Read This
You Can't Read This
Written by Val Ross
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490864
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You Can't Read This
Forbidden Books, Lost Writing, Mistranslations, and Codes
Written by Val Ross


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2009
Price: $10.99

Wherever people can read, there are stories about the magic, mystery, and power of what they read. Val Ross presents a history of reading that is, in fact, the story of the monumental, on-going struggle to read. From Enheduanna, daughter of Sargon the Great, the world’s oldest signed author to Empress... Read more >
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Ghost Horse
Ghost Horse
Written by George Edward Stanley, Illustrated by Ann Barrow
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ISBN: 9780307527806
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Ghost Horse

Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Ann Barrow


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 8, 2009
Price: $4.99

Emily Clark has just moved. She doesn’t like her new house, and she
doesn’t like her new town. But one night she wakes up to find a horse in her
backyard—a ghost horse! Where did he come from? And why is he haunting
Emily’s backyard? Only by solving the mystery can Emily set the... Read more >
A Kick in the Head
A Kick in the Head
Illustrated by Chris Raschka, Compiled by Paul B. Janeczko
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763641320
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A Kick in the Head
An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms
Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Compiled by Paul B. Janeczko


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $9.99

From the simplest couplet to the mind-boggling pantoum, the award-winning team behind A POKE IN THE I shows us the many fascinating ways poetic forms take shape.


In this splendid and playful volume — second of a trilogy — an acclaimed creative team presents examples of twenty-nine poetic forms, demonstrating not only... Read more >
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Zip! Pop! Hop! and Other Fun Words to Say (Sesame Street)
Zip! Pop! Hop! and Other Fun Words to Say (Sesame Street)
Written by Michaela Muntean, Illustrated by David Prebenna
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780375842092
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Zip! Pop! Hop! and Other Fun Words to Say (Sesame Street)

Written by Michaela Muntean
Illustrated by David Prebenna


Format: Board, 24 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $4.99

Elmo and his friends have lots of fun saying oodles of words with interesting sounds—and which sometimes feel a little funny in the mouth—such as pop, zip, hopscotch, growl, snip, gurgle, squiggly, ticktock, and lots more. There are giggles galore for babies and toddlers on every single page! Read more >
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For Those About to Write
For Those About to Write
Written by Dave Bidini
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887767692
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For Those About to Write
How I Learned to Love Books and Why I Had to Write Them
Written by Dave Bidini


Format: Trade Paperback, 136 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $9.95

Dave Bidini’s quirky personal path to becoming a writer (as well as a well-known rock musician and sports enthusiast) began when he was very young and loved to pick at the typewriter. Read more >
You Can't Read This
You Can't Read This
Written by Val Ross
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887767326
Our Price: $19.95
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You Can't Read This
Forbidden Books, Lost Writing, Mistranslations, and Codes
Written by Val Ross


Format: Hardcover, 152 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2006
Price: $19.95

Wherever people can read, there are stories about the magic, mystery, and power of what they read. Val Ross presents a history of reading that is, in fact, the story of the monumental, on-going struggle to read. From Enheduanna, daughter of Sargon the Great, the world’s oldest signed author to Empress... Read more >
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Did You Say Pears?
Did You Say Pears?
Written by Arlene Alda
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887767395
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Did You Say Pears?

Written by Arlene Alda


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $16.95

“If horns played cool music, and pants were just clothes...”

Horn, pants, nails, trunk, pitcher — all words that can mean more than one thing. Arlene Alda has put together words and images in a delightful and witty book of photographs as inviting as a pair of juicy pears. Did You Say... Read more >
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A Kick in the Head
A Kick in the Head
Illustrated by Chris Raschka, Compiled by Paul B. Janeczko
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763606626
Our Price: $17.99
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A Kick in the Head
An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms
Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Compiled by Paul B. Janeczko


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2005
Price: $17.99

From the simplest couplet to the mind-boggling pantoum, the award-winning team behind A POKE IN THE I shows us the many fascinating ways poetic forms take shape.


Please
Open this book for something
Extraordinary.
Twenty-nine different poetic forms await you
Inside these pages. How many
Can you master?

From sonnets to double dactyls,
Odes to limericks—
Raschka and Janeczko (and... Read more >
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A Poke in the I
A Poke in the I
Edited by Paul B. Janeczko, Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763623760
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A Poke in the I
A Collection of Concrete Poems
Edited by Paul B. Janeczko
Illustrated by Chris Raschka


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2005
Price: $7.99

"These aren't poems to read aloud, but to look at and laugh at together, with young children and especially older readers, who will enjoy the surprise of what words look like and what can be done with them." —BOOKLIST (starred review)

Concrete poems startle and delight the eye and mind. The size... Read more >
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