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<p>In this Masterpiece Adventure, the first in a companion series for younger readers from bestselling author Elise Broach, James ...is going on vacation for a week. His best friend, Marvin the beetle, has to stay at home. Without James to keep him company, Marvin has to play with his annoying cousin, Elaine. Marvin and Elaine quickly find themselves getting into all sorts of trouble--even getting trapped inside a pencil sharpener! Marvin misses James and starts to worry about their friendship. Will James still be Marvin's friend when he gets home or will James have found a new best friend?</p><p>A Christy Ottaviano Book</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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<div>This is not really a book. This is a building in the shape of a book...a maze. Each numbered page depicts a room in the maze.... Tempted? Test your wits against mine. I guarantee that my maze will challenge you to think in ways you've never thought before. But beware. One wrong turn and you may never escape!<br></div> Read More

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<p>A dog's account of one of the most extraordinary expeditions of all time.</p><p><i>"Dog and man can fit together like no others... do. Lewis and I had that fit....</i></p><p><i>How did we get that close? I think the wilderness had something to do with it. Lewis and I would have been close anywhere, but the wilderness brought out the best in both of us. We were made for that territory."</i></p><p> In 1803, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set off on a journey to explore the vast territory of the United States west of the Mississippi River. Accompanying Lewis and Clark and their team of explorers through this uncharted wilderness was Lewis' dog Seaman.</p><p><i>Lewis and Clark and Me </i>is Seaman's story. From his first meeting with Lewis, to being mistaken for a bear by Indians who had never seen such a large dog, to his encounters with wild animals both familiar and unfamiliar, Seaman's tales are filled with the joys of companionship and the tingling excitement of adventure. </p><p>Seaman's stories are based information provided in the explorers' journals. The book include many of these direct quotes from the original text as well as a detailed map showing the highlights of this amazing expedition.</p> Read More

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<p><i>"Fleming's vibrant picture-book hodgepodge surely lives up to its title."-</i>Publishers Weekly<i>, starred review</i></p><p...><i>"Fleming makes learning a fun, colorful experience . . . This unique combination of playfulness and learning . . . will keep young readers enthralled. </i>[The Everything Book]<i> truly has everything.."-</i>Kirkus Reviews<i>, starred review</i></p><p><i>"All the first concepts children learn are endearingly presented in Fleming's vibrant, distinctively textured style . . . The illustrations are both accessible to children and simply lovely to adults."</i>-The New York Times Book Review</p><p>A new board-book edition of the bestselling <br>The Everything Book</p><p>Denise Fleming knows what babies and toddlers love. Her art has universal appeal, with its vibrant colors and rich textures. She is known for her ability to enliven the most basic concepts-the concepts every child needs to learn in order to thrive.</p><p>In this board-book edition of the wildly popular <i>The Everything Book</i>, Ms. Fleming has gathered and illustrated all the essentials: ABCs, 1-2-3s, colors, shapes, and more. Bright, bouncy babies and exuberant toddlers abound in this joyful board book.</p> Read More

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<p>Maybelle doesn't go looking for adventures, but they seem to find her anyway. She just can't be content eating crumbs in the da...rk like a cockroach should. No, Maybelle wants to taste the delicious surprise in Mrs. Peabody's famous Chocolate Surprise Cookies. </p><p>So when Mrs. Peabody holds a Ladies' Spring Tea, Maybelle follows the advice of her new fly friend, Maurice. She goes for it--and tumbles into a tasty but terrifying adventure in this delightful sequel to <i>Maybelle in the Soup.</i></p><p><i>Maybelle Goes to Tea</i> is a 2009 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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<p>A fabulously redesigned edition of a Michael Hague backlist classic</p><p><i>Peter Pan</i>, the book based on J. M. Barrie's fa...mous play, is filled with unforgettable characters: Peter Pan, the boy who would not grow up; the fairy, Tinker Bell; the evil pirate, Captain Hook; and the three children-Wendy, John, and Michael-who fly off with Peter Pan to Neverland, where they meet Indians and pirates and a crocodile that ticks. </p><p>Renowned children's-book artist Michael Hague has brought the amazing adventures of Peter Pan to life. His beautiful illustrations capture the wild, seductive power of this classic book. This newly designed edition will be enjoyed by fans young and old alike.</p> Read More

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<p>Suryia is not your average orangutan. In the first book about him, Suryia and Roscoe, Suryia found an unusual best friend: a do...g named Roscoe. Now Suryia jumps into an unusual new hobby: swimming!</p><p>Orangutans don't swim; it doesn't come naturally to them. But Suryia shows that adventures await those who are willing to try something new.</p><p>Set on a preserve for endangered animals, The Institute of Greatly Endangered and Rare Species (T.I.G.E.R.S.), here is another true tale of an original orangutan--the first ever known to swim!</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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<p>Farmer Greenstalk and his family have the darnedest luck. Broken-down tractors, kites stuck in trees--they're always having pro...blems! It's a good thing they have such helpful farm animals on hand.</p><p>This time around, the pigs want to pitch in, and boy, do they ever! The Greenstalks soon find, though, that life might just be a little easier <i>without</i> their help? <br><i>Pigs to the Rescue</i> is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
$14.70 at Amazon

<p>Beginning with the six houses on Color Street--red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple--and concluding with the introductio...n of the color wheel, in this follow-up to <i>A Book About Design</i> Mark Gonyea explains how artists visualize and choose colors. <i>A Book about Color</i> uses simple building blocks of color, shape, and design to introduce young artists to the world of color theory. <br><i>A Book About Color</i> is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.</p> Read More

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<p>With more than 6.5 million copies sold in board book alone, Bill Martin Jr and Eric Carle's classic Bear books have been a hit ...with young children for many generations. Now, for the first time, <i>Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?</i>; <i>Polar Bear, Polar Bear,What Do You Hear?</i>; and <i>Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? </i>are available together in a boxed board book gift set--perfect for every baby's first library.</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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<p>The adventures of Perfect the pig begin when his wish for a pair of wings is granted. </p>

Henry Holt and Co
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<p><i></i><br><i>It's the day of the county fair!</i></p><p>Three-legged races, a "Smartest Pig" contest, the Ferris wheel--what c...ould be more fun? But the Greenstalks' car won't start, so they'll need some help getting there. . . .<br><i>Cows to the Rescue </i>is the fabulous new book in John Himmelman's hilarious barnyard saga. It follows <i>Chickens to the Rescue </i>and <i>Pigs to the Rescue</i>, bringing back the fun with brand new mishaps and brand moo--er, new--problem-solvers.</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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<p>When a poor boy in China receives a magical paintbrush, everything he paints turns to life. But the wicked emperor wants to cap...ture the boy when he hears the news. The story will excite readers as the ruler gets his just reward when the boy creates a masterpiece that spells his doom.</p> Read More

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$14.36 at Amazon

<p>Denise Fleming's book gives young readers a frog's-eye view of life in a pond throughout the seasons.</p><p><i>In the Small, Sm...all Pond</i> is a 1994 Caldecott Honor Book.</p> Read More

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<p>At last, a board book edition of this beloved preschool story.</p><p><i>One sunny day Mr. Gumpy decides to take a ride in his s...mall boat. It's a perfect idea for a lovely summer day, and soon he is joined by children, a rabbit, a cat, a pig, and a host of other friends. But when the goat kicks, the chickens flap, the dog teases the cat and the children squabble -- the boat tips into the water and everyone tumbles out. No one minds getting wet on such a nice day, though, especially since Mr. Gumpy invites everyone to his house for tea. </i></p><p>A colorful new design and sturdy board book format bring this beloved classic to a whole new audience of children.</p><br><p><i>Mr. Gumpy's Outing</i> is the winner of the 1972 Boston Globe - Horn Book Award for Picture Books and a 1971 New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year.</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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<p>Meeting a new dog is exciting, but it can also be scary. This humorous how-to manual shows kids the best ways to interact with ...unfamiliar dogs, providing helpful tips about all sorts of dog behavior. Children often don't understand what dogs' actions mean and can misinterpret a threatening signal for a friendly one and vice versa. Kids and parents will return to Wendy Wahman's playful illustrations again and again for useful reminders: Slow Down. Stay very still. And remember, don't lick the dog!</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
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<p>One dark and windy autumn night when the sun has long gone down, a young boy and his older sister are sent to the end of town t...o get a bucket of milk. As they walk down the lonely road, bathed in eerie moonlight, all the boy can think about is the ghost-eye tree.</p><p>Oooo...<br>I dreaded to go...<br>I dreaded the tree....<br><i>Why does Mama always choose me</i><br><i>When the night is so dark</i><br><i>And the mind runs free?</i></p><p>What will happen when they come to the tree? Can they run past it or will it reach out and grab them?</p><p>Any child who has been frightened of the dark will enjoy this scary book, which is meant to be read aloud. Bill Martin, Jr., and John Archambault developed the story as a reader's theater piece, which they have performed in schools across the country. Now, with Ted Rand's stunning illustrations, the ghost-eye tree comes to life. Watch out!</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
$14.06 at Amazon

<DIV><DIV><P>Sixteen-year-old Sophie Nicolaides was practically raised in the kitchen of her family?s Italian-Greek restaurant, Ta...verna Ristorante. When her best friend, Alex, tries to persuade her to audition for a new reality show, <I>Teen Test Kitchen</I>, Sophie is reluctant. But the prize includes a full scholarship to one of America?s finest culinary schools and a summer in Napa, California, not to mention fame.</P><P></P><P>Once on set, Sophie immediately finds herself in the thick of the drama?including a secret burn book, cutthroat celebrity judges, and a very cute French chef. Sophie must figure out a way to survive all the heat and still stay true to herself. A terrific YA offering?fresh, fun, and sprinkled with romance.</P></DIV></DIV> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
$12.81 at Amazon

<p>Caldecott Honor-winning Hondo and Fabian are back! </p><p>The award-winning cat and dog duo returns for another set of adventur...es. This time, Hondo stays home while Fabian goes outside. Seen from a cat-and-dog's-eye view, an ordinary day is elevated to an exciting new level. </p><p>Peter McCarty's simple text and signature lush watercolor-and-pencil illustrations make it clear that wherever these two furry friends go, mischief is sure to follow!</p><p><i>Fabian Escapes </i>is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.</p> Read More

Henry Holt and Co
$16.19 at Amazon

<p>Once there was a little boy named Neftalí who loved wild things wildly and quiet things quietly. From the moment he could talk,... he surrounded himself with words. Neftalí discovered the magic between the pages of books. When he was sixteen, he began publishing his poems as Pablo Neruda. </p><p>Pablo wrote poems about the things he loved--things made by his friends in the café, things found at the marketplace, and things he saw in nature. He wrote about the people of Chile and their stories of struggle. Because above all things and above all words, Pablo Neruda loved people.</p> Read More

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