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Albert Whitman & Company
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Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Bo...oker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students but no school, Booker set out to build his own school--brick by brick. An afterword gives detailed information on how the school was built. Read More

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One day Freddie Ramos comes home from school and finds a strange box just for him. What's inside? ZAPATO POWER-shoes that change... Freddie's life by giving him super speed! But what will Freddie do with his fast new skills? Weird things are happening at the Starwood Park Apartments where he lives, and his friends at school need his help. Is Freddie Ramos ready to be a hero? In this imaginative new story by Jacqueline Jules, an ordinary boy in a city neighborhood learns how to use his new-found powers for good. Illustrations by Miguel Benitez lend just a touch of comic-book style to this chapter book adventure. Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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Here's a light way to talk to children about that old nuisance head lice. Rhyming verses describe how one little girl gets head li...ce and how she and her parents get rid of them. Kids will enjoy the rollicking cartoon "cooties" playing hide-and-seek and having a party in the girl's hair until they are sent packing. Notes on each page provide detailed, factual information about head lice. Read More

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The Boxcar Children have long been known for being creative and resourceful. This hardcover book is filled with fun how-to guides ...for everyday adventures. It includes tips and tricks for mystery solving (how to make invisible ink and create secret codes), travel (how to pack a suitcase; how to take great snapshots), and enjoying the great outdoors. Each of the four Boxcar Children has their own section--practical advice from Jessie, a "roughing it" guide from Henry, crafts and art projects from Violet, and recipes from Benny! A great gift for Boxcar fans. Read More

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At an astronomy conference, the Boxcar Children meet Mark who has made an important discovery. Then someone steals Mark's papers.

Albert Whitman & Company
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Penelope Tredwell, the pen behind bestselling author, Montgomery Flinch, is cursed with writer's block. She needs a sensational ne...w story or her magazine, the Penny Dreadful, will go under. So when a mysterious letter arrives, confessing to the impossible crime of stealing the Crown Jewels just days before the King's coronation, Penelope thinks she has found a plot to enthrall her readers, until the police charge Montgomery Flinch with the theft of the jewels. Can Penelope solve the mystery, restore the jewels, rescue Monty, save the magazine, and keep the true identity of Montgomery Flinch a secret? Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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In the first tale, when a dragon snatches the youngest of seven talented Chinese sisters, the other six come to her rescue, and in... the second, a poor old Chinese farmer finds a magic brass pot that duplicates whatever is placed inside it.<br><br>  Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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Spend a day at sea tracking sharks--with the help of a robot! How do you spy on a shark? Join a team of marine biologists as they ...head out in their boat to study mako sharks. They catch, tag, and release a young mako, then follow it with a special robot that can track the shark on video! Simple, entertaining text and bright, accurate illustrations bring science and technology to life, and additional pages of facts about sharks follow the story. The latest book in this read-aloud science series is bound to make a splash with young minds! Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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No one at school knows that Kelsey, Becca, and Leo are secretly friends. They have nothing in common--until they rescue three kitt...ens and form a club to help animals through volunteering, spying, and solving mysteries. In the first book of this series, Kelsey helps catch a runaway zorse (horse + zebra) with the help of another girl from school named Becca. The two are walking home when they happen upon a litter of kittens trapped in a dumpster and Leo Polanski is the only person around who can help get them out. The three unlikely friends decide to work together to help solve animal crimes with their secret club! Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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It is time for the Mermaid Bay Spring Ball and the friends are busy creating stunning outfits to wear. All they need to complete t...heir fabulous looks are their jewels stored in a special chest. But now the chest is gone! Melody thinks the Sea Dragon has stolen it and decides to confront him. Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
$7.57 at Amazon

A choking wolf is rushed to City Hospital. What on earth did the wolf eat? This zany hospital adventure based on the classic Littl...e Red Riding Hood tale will have young readers devouring the pages and howling for more! Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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When a calico cat appears at Grandfather's, the children look for the founder of the town's animal shelter.Book Details:Format: Pa...perbackPublication Date: 1/1/1991Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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Grandfather is taking everyone on a special holiday trip to an old-fashioned New England inn. The Aldens have fun playing in the s...now, ice-skating and working puzzles. Then suddenly they become part of a very special puzzle.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1994Pages: 100Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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Marooned on a mountain, the Aldens survive a landslide and find a Native American secret.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication... Date: 1/1/1990Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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A photograph of the statue of a Revolutionary War hero contains a secret message.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1.../1/1996Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
$4.99 at YoYocom

The Aldens ake a trip with Grandfather to Pilgrim Village which has been built to look like an old colonial town. They love the ol...d-fashioned candle shop, printing shop, and the general store. They even get to wear colonial costumes.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1995Pages: 121Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
$4.99 at YoYocom

Greenfield's famous basketball stars, Tipper and Buzz Nettleton, coach a community team that the Boxcar Children join. Then someon...e steals Tipper's MVP trophy and the Alden's investigate.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1999Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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The local radio station is putting on the Great Detective Race, where contestants must solve riddles and search all over Greenfiel...d for clues leading to the grand prize. The Aldens sign up, and soon they're following the riddles' clues all over town.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/1/2008Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

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Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/1/2012Pages: 144Reading Level: Age 7 and Up

Albert Whitman & Company
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When Grandfather's friend Mrs. Winkles needs some extra workers at her candy factory, the Boxcar Children are thrilled to help. Wh...at could be more fun than spending their days making candy? But working in the factory isn't as sweet as they expected.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/2002Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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The Boxcar Children take a trip to Washington, D.C, and visit the Capitol Building and the Air and Space Museum. But when things s...tart disappearing from their hotel, and they realize they are being followed, the children know there's a mystery.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1994Pages: 110Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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The five mermaid friends visit King Neptune's Palace. There they learn about the magical singing shells--and the loss of the one s...hell that has the power to calm the sea. The next day, there is a bad storm, and Coral, Melody, Jasmine, and Rosa are trapped. Can Sula conquer her fears and rescue her friends?Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 3/1/2012Pages: 76Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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The spooky old house on Surprise Island intrigues Benny.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/1/1953Pages: 192Reading ...Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
$4.99 at YoYocom

The Aldens are sight-seeing in New York City. But before the end of their very first day in the city someone steals the priceless ...Elizabeth Star Diamond from their friend Mr. Pound--and the Boxcar Children spring into mystery-solving action.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1999Pages: 121Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
$15.99 at YoYocom

Brave Peter, a young knight, stands on the lookout, protecting the castle. A ferocious dragon creeps out of the woods! Brave Pet...er charges after him - until wheeze, wheeze, sputter, sputter - it's time for My Lady, his mother, to bring the rescue inhaler. Soon a trip to the doctor follows, and Brave Peter learns how to manage his asthma and keep fit for fighting dragons. Kids with asthma - and their parents - will appreciate Janna Matthies's funny and informative story. Anthony Lewis's playful paintings add just the right touch.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/1/2009Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
$15.99 at YoYocom

The spooky old house on Surprise Island intrigues Benny.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/1/1953Pages: 192Reading ...Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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The discovery of a painting of the children's grandmother involves the Aldens in a search for a sapphire necklace.Book Details:For...mat: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/1992Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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The Aldens begin their adventure by making a home in a boxcar. Their goal is to stay together, and in the process they find a gran...dfather.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 6/1/1989Pages: 154Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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When the Aldens visit their friend Fran in Wisconsin, they can't wait to hear her tell the story of the runaway ghost. The ghost h...asn't been spotted in years, but the Aldens still shiver at the spooky tale of the ghost's bell clanging after dark.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/2004Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Read More

Albert Whitman & Company
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Tree House Mystery (Book 14)

Albert Whitman & Company
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The Boxcar Children (Book 1)

Albert Whitman & Company
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Mystery Ranch (Book 4)

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