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  • Bright Baby Animals

    Bright Baby Animals

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Roger Priddy
    Format:   Board book
    Publisher:   Priddy Books (2006, Jun 8th).
    Pages:   26

    • Perfect for babies and toddlers. • Small and sturdy format to withstand hours of fun learning. • A fun and colourful way to learn first words. more

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  • Mountains of Jokes About Rocks, Minerals, and Soil: Laugh and Learn About Science (Super Silly Science Jokes)

    Mountains of Jokes About Rocks, Minerals, and Soil: Laugh and Learn About Science (Super Silly Science Jokes)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Gerald Kelley
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Enslow Elementary (2012, Apr 1st).
    Pages:   48


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  • Shockingly Silly Jokes about Electricity and Magnetism: Laugh and Learn about Science (Super Silly Science Jokes)

    Shockingly Silly Jokes about Electricity and Magnetism: Laugh and Learn about Science (Super Silly Science Jokes)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Gerald Kelley
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Enslow Elementary (2012, Apr 1st).
    Pages:   48

    "Learn about electricity, static, magnetism, and more. Read jokes about all of these topics, and learn how to write your own"-- more

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  • Wacky Weather and Silly Season Jokes: Laugh and Learn about Science (Super Silly Science Jokes)

    Wacky Weather and Silly Season Jokes: Laugh and Learn about Science (Super Silly Science Jokes)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Gerald Kelley
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Enslow Elementary (2012, Apr 1st).
    Pages:   48


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  • Dino-Mite Jokes About Prehistoric Life: Laugh and Learn About Science

    Dino-Mite Jokes About Prehistoric Life: Laugh and Learn About Science

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Gerald Kelley
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Enslow Elementary (2012, Apr 1st).
    Pages:   48

    In DINO-MITE JOKES ABOUT PREHISTORIC LIFE learn about everything from early arthropods to dinosaurs and early humans. After reading all the silly jokes, follow author Melissa Stewart's directions to create your own jokes! Get ready to laugh and learn about science. more

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  • Draw Cartoon People in 4 Easy Steps: Then Write a Story (Drawing in 4 Easy Steps)

    Draw Cartoon People in 4 Easy Steps: Then Write a Story (Drawing in 4 Easy Steps)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Stephanie Labaff
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Enslow Elementary (2012, Feb 1st).
    Pages:   48

    "Learn to draw people, objects, and faces and how to write a story about them, with a story example and story prompts"--Provided by publisher. more

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  • Neil Flamb� and the Aztec Abduction

    Neil Flamb� and the Aztec Abduction

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Kevin Sylvester
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers (2012, Jan 3rd).
    Pages:   320

    A fourteen-year-old crime-solving chef finds mayhem in Mexico in this full-flavored mystery.Teenage wunderchef—and budding detective—Neil Flambé heads to Mexico City to take part in the Azteca Cocina, a two-week battle of the chefs. But he’s off to an unsettling start: His box of secret ingredients contains a note that says his girlfriend, Isabella, has been kidnapped. He must lose in the final, or else she’ll be killed.Fortunately, Isabella is clever, and the locks of her hair that accompany follow-up ransom notes have been saturated with smells to help him track her down. But even Neil’s keen sense of smell can’t tackle this case alone. He’ll have to delve into Aztec history, symbolism, and the ancient ruins buried under the modern city. more

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  • Essential Children's Rooms

    Essential Children's Rooms

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Terence Conran
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Conran (2011, May 16th).
    Pages:   112

    Terence Conran's name is synonymous with stylish home design. In this book, he presents a wide range of options for designing and decorating rooms and spaces in the modern home for babies and toddlers, to school age children and teenagers. From planning and design to furniture, fittings, décor and details, practical information and inspiring visual examples demonstrate that whatever size your space, children's rooms can be stylish too. more

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  • Mealtime

    Mealtime

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Elizabeth Verdick
    Format:   Board book
    Publisher:   Free Spirit Publishing; Brdbk edition (2011, Apr 1st).
    Pages:   24

    Mealtime—“Yummy-in-the-tummy time”—is an opportunity to teach young children two major life skills: nutrition and table manners. Simple but important mealtime routines come to life as the toddlers in this book remember to wash their hands, use a napkin and fork or spoon, stay at the table, and eat healthy foods. Toddlers also learn the one big rule for mealtime: Always try one bite (“You just might like it!”). Parents and caregivers want toddlers to develop healthy eating habits and positive mealtime routines. This book helps them do so with Verdick’s keen ability to speak directly to little ones and Heinlen’s delightful, appealing illustrations. Includes tips for parents and caregivers. Part of the award-winning Toddler Tools series. more

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  • How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous

    How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Georgia Bragg
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Walker Childrens (2011, Mar 15th).
    Pages:   192

    Over the course of history men and women have lived and died. In fact, getting sick and dying can be a big, ugly mess-especially before the modern medical care that we all enjoy today. How They Croaked relays all the gory details of how nineteen world figures gave up the ghost. For example:It is believed that Henry VIII's remains exploded within his coffin while lying in state. Doctors "treated" George Washington by draining almost 80 ounces of blood before he finally kicked the bucket. Right before Beethoven wrote his last notes, doctors drilled a hole in his stomach without any pain medication.Readers will be interested well past the final curtain, and feel lucky to live in a world with painkillers, X-rays, soap, and 911. . more

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