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Step by step through the creative process. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/1/1996 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age... 6 and Up Author: Janet Stevens Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.76in length x 0.11in width x 9.76in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Cool and smooth and sweet, ice cream has long been a favourite treat. It cools you off when its hot and is too delicious to resist... even in cold weather. How did it get to be so scrumptious? Best-selling author/illustrator Gail Gibbons dishes out the latest scoop on ice cream production. Ice cream has come a long way from its humble beginnings as a mixture of snow, milk, and rice. Gail Gibbons details the many firsts in ice cream history, from the earliest ice cream crank to the original waffle cone. Childrens mouths will be watering as they follow ice creams journey from farm to factory to freezer. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/2/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10in length x 9.9in width x 0.15in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Every child studies dental care in school and this lively picture book makes learning how to care for your teeth fun. Taking good ...care of your teeth and gums is an important part of maintaining overall health. After all, you need your pearly whites to eat, smile, and talk. But what should you expect when you go to the dentist? What should you do if you lose a tooth? Full of straightforward advice and animated, colorful art, as well as some bite-sized bits of history and lore, this guide provides accessible information about taking care of your teeth. The much-needed dental advice in this book is both timely and accessible to todays children. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/1/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Edward Miller Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 1018in length x 886in width x 39in height Weight: 6.40oz Read More

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Best-selling author-illustrator Gail Gibbons explores our solar systems planets in this absolutely up-to-date edition that include...s Plutos new status as a dwarf planet.Our solar system is a fascinating place. The planets in it, named in ancient times after Greek and Roman gods and goddesses, are very different from each other in size, shape, orbit, and even weather. An update of Gail Gibbonss popular first two editions, this third edition clearly explains basic information about each planet in our solar system as well as the many new discoveries that have come to light in recent years, such as Plutos new disignation as dwarf planet.Plutos designation has been in the news lately. This edition provides a clear explanation of the controversy and why Pluto was named a dwarf planet. Children are often curious about the night sky and will be fascinated to see it up close. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/1/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 7.98in length x 9.98in width x 0.13in height Weight: 4.79oz. Author: Gail GibbonsPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.08in length x 10.41in width x 0.3in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

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Bees are disappearing at an alarming rate. We use honeybees to pollinate nearly all of our domestic fruits, nuts, vegetables, cott...on, and grains. The book looks at possible explanations for bees disappearance, what scientists are doing to address the problem, and also what young readers can do. Bibliography and fascinating bee facts included. Book Details: Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 5/1/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Shelley Rotner Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.33in length x 10.48in width x 0.41in height Weight: 16oz. Read More

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Presents the life of the nineteenth-century Frenchman, accidentally blinded as a child, who originated the raised dot system of re...ading and writing used throughout the world by the blind. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/1/1998 Pages: 30 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8in length x 9.5in width x 0.3in height Weight: 4.63oz. Read More

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Marine biologists believe coral reefs existed 400 million years ago, when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Today this active environmen...t is home to about 20,000 kinds of brilliantly coloured corals, plants, and animals-more sea creatures than are found anywhere else in the world. The Great Barrier Reef in Australia is so large that astronauts can see it from outer space! But what is life like in a coral reef? What do corals eat? Why are corals more colourful at nighttime? Children will enjoy Gibbons informative text and clear, detailed illustrations on this journey into the unique lives of coral reefs. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/4/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.48in length x 10.74in width x 0.12in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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A brief account of the life and accomplishments of Eleanor Roosevelt. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/1995 P...ages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.08in length x 9.51in width x 0.1in height Weight: 7.2oz. Read More

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Who knew there were so many different kinds of vegetables? From glossy red peppers to lush, leafy greens to plump orange pumpkins,... vegetables are explored in depth in this fascinating picture book that clearly explains the many vegetable varieties, how they are grown, and why they are so good for us to eat. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/1/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.32in length x 10.33in width x 0.39in height Weight: 16oz. Author: Gail GibbonsPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.75in length x 9.96in width x 0.11in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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The characteristics and lifestyles of the eight different kinds. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/1998 Pages:... 30 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 7.99in length x 9.75in width x 0.12in height Weight: 3.83oz. Read More

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Nonfiction master Gail Gibbons explores the age of the dinosaurs in her best new book yet, written especially for the very young r...eader. A giant meteor blasts an enormous crater into Earths surface, causing the end of what scientists call the Age of Dinosaurs. Gail Gibbons presents the most recent and up-to-date theories about the history of dinosaurs and dinosaur discoveries. she discusses the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods and the non-bird dinosaurs that lived during each time. Each dinosaur is explored in just the right amount of detail for young paleontologists, as this book brings these magnificent creatures to life again. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/2009 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.59in length x 9.5in width x 0.3in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

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A brief account of the life and accomplishments of Eleanor Roosevelt. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/1995 P...ages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.08in length x 9.51in width x 0.1in height Weight: 7.2oz. Read More

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A biography of the man who, after escaping slavery, became an orator, writer, and leader in the abolitionist movement in the ninet...eenth century. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/1/1995 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.01in length x 9.55in width x 0.16in height Weight: 2.88oz. Read More

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The first African-American to serve on the Supreme Court. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/1999 Pages: 32 Rea...ding Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.02in length x 9.52in width x 0.18in height Weight: 3.68oz. Read More

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She joined the Lewis and Clark Expedition as a translator and guide. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/2001 Pa...ges: 28 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8in length x 9.5in width x 0.11in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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A brief biography of the African American scientist who overcame tremendous hardship to make unusual and important discoveries in ...the field of agriculture. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/1/2000 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 7.98in length x 9.52in width x 0.13in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Follows the life of the popular president, from his childhood on the frontier to his assassination after the end of the Civil War.... Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 2/1/1990 Pages: 26 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 7.92in length x 9.43in width x 0.12in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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The first African American to play in the major leagues. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/1997 Pages: 29 Read...ing Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8in length x 9.5in width x 0.12in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Harry Houdini repeatedly amazed audiences around the globe with his death-defying acts and illusions. With his wife, Bess, often b...y his side, he freed himself from ropes, handcuffs, and prison cells. Though Harry was always intrigued by magic, his life was not always so glamorous. His family was extremely poor, and as a boy he shined shoes to help them make ends meet. Yet a career in magic was always in the cards. Readers will be mesmerized by this captivating picture book biography. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 7/1/2010 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.11in length x 9.48in width x 0.12in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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This is the story of John Hancock, American Patriot and Founding Father. When the English started imposing unfair taxes on the col...onists, John Hancock decided to stand up to the injustice. He served as a delegate to the First Continental Congress; and as the president of the Second Continental Congress, and he was the first to add his bold signature to the declaration of Independence. Book Details: Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 4/1/2007 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.19in length x 10.09in width x 0.34in height Weight: 9.6oz. Read More

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Surveys the life of Benjamin Franklin, highlighting his work as an inventor and statesman. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publica...tion Date: 3/1/1991 Pages: 28 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 0.25in length x 9.5in width x 8in height Weight: 4.13 oz Read More

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Betsy ripped. Rip, rip. Seven rich, crimson strips. Inch by inch, bit by bit, Betsy Ross clips, dips, and stitches the first Ameri...can flag. Based on a sketch Betsys friend George Washington gave her in 1776, the flag had thirteen stripes and thirteen stars, which Betsy showed George how to make with a single clip of her scissors. Included activity shows children how to make their own Betsy Ross star. Book Details: Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 9/12/2011 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Becky White Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.21in length x 8.64in width x 0.36in height Weight: 11.19oz. Read More

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This nontraditional tribute to Benjamin Franklin all in almanac format is brimming with humorous cartoons, instructive adages, and... a wealth of information about a Founding Father who was as amusing as he was amazing. Benjamin Franklin devised armonicas and bifocals, helped bring us the Constitution and signed the Declaration of Independence, and even experimented with electricity and invented the Franklin stove. He amassed enough noteworthy accomplishments to cover the entire alphabet from A to Z! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/1/2011 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Alan Schroeder Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.19in length x 10.09in width x 0.4in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

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Explores the intricate relationship between seeds and the plants which they produce. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication D...ate: 3/1/1993 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Author: Gail GibbonsPublisher: Holiday House Author: Gail GibbonsPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 7.79in length x 9.8in width x 0.2in height Weight: 2.87oz. Read More

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Bugs bite, drink blood, and rob food from gardens and fields. They can even kill plants, animals, and, occasionally, people. Is bu...gging a crime? Alexandra Siy compiles rap sheets on several of the major categories of bugs and takes a very close look at some of the types of insects in an engaging text. The fascinating photo micrographs magnify insect parts from 10 to 300,000 times their actual sizes. this kid-friendly approach, coupled with meticulous research and lively writing, turns learning about insects into an intriguing experience. Book Details: Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 9/12/2011 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Alexandra Siy Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.27in length x 10.25in width x 0.39in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More

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Here are the most recent theories about the history of dinosaurs, backed up with amazing facts about dinosaur discoveries. Gibbons... discusses the triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods and many of the non-bird dinosaurs that lived during each of those times. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/1/2006 Pages: 33 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.48in length x 10.75in width x 0.12in height Weight: 5.6oz. Read More

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An introduction to the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of chickens, as well as a discussion of how chickens are... raised on farms. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/1/2003 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.85in length x 9.74in width x 0.1in height Weight: 4oz. Author: Gail GibbonsPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.46in length x 10.08in width x 0.34in height Weight: 14.08oz. Read More

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Depicts a number of different tools used in building and the kinds of work they are used for. Book Details: Format: Library Bindin...g Publication Date: 3/1/1982 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.31in length x 9.3in width x 0.34in height Weight: 11.68oz. Read More

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Fin MCouls wife, Oonagh, helps him outwit his arch rival, Cucullin. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/1981 Pag...es: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Tomie De Paola Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.76in length x 8.22in width x 0.12in height Weight: 5.12 oz Read More

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All about apples, from pollination to picking and eating. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/1/2000 Pages: 32 Re...ading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.31in length x 10.28in width x 0.38in height Weight: 13.73oz. Author: Gail GibbonsPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.01in length x 9.8in width x 0.11in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Davy Crockett was born on August 17, 1786 in a backwoods cabin in eastern Tennessee. At age twelve, David learned how to shoot a r...ifle. When he grew up, he won most of the shooting matches he entered and became a well-known storyteller. No matter where he lived, he was popular. He was elected to three terms in the House of Representatives. After being defeated in the congressional election of 1835, he was ready for new adventure. He rode to Texas, where he fought and died in the Battle of the Alamo. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/1998 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 0.25in length x 9.5in width x 8.25in height Weight: 4 oz Read More

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Humans have always been frightened of and intrigued by alligators and crocodiles. With her acclaimed style combining accessible te...xt and detailed pictures, Gail Gibbons shares fascinating facts about these magnificent cold-blooded reptiles: how they live, how they hunt, and the differences between them. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 11/1/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.09in length x 9.8in width x 0.1in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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A brief account of the life of the Father of Our Country. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/1990 Pages: 32 Rea...ding Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8in length x 9.53in width x 0.18in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Jesse Owens started life as a poor sharecroppers son and through hard work, skill, and determination, grew up to become an award-w...inning sprinter and champion of the long jump. During the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, he won four gold medals, then returned to racial prejudice in the U.S. Book Details: Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 9/1/1992 Pages: 29 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.33in length x 10.11in width x 0.45in height Weight: 12.32oz. Read More

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This is the story of Samuel Adams, American Patriot and a founding father of the new American nation. He wrote and spoke out about... the unfair British taxes imposed upon the colonists and helped organize the Stamp Act. He instigated the Boston Tea Party - an act of rebellion by the Sons of Liberty that would lead directly to the Revolutionary War. He was a delegate at the First and Second Continental Congresses, and was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Adams continued to lead the struggle for liberty until his death.In this book, the Adlers offer a compelling hero for young readers - a man passionate about freedom, and determined to make a difference. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/1/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.11in length x 10.11in width x 0.36in height Weight: 11.2oz. Read More

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He was a silversmith and soldier before his famous ride to Lexington. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/1997 P...ages: 28 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: David A. Adler Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8in length x 9.55in width x 0.16in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

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Perennial nonfiction favourite Gail Gibbons turns her spotlight on corn.Popcorn, corn on the cob, corn dogs, cornflakes--corn is u...sed in many childrens favorite foods. This book offers a cornucopia of information about the history of corn as well as details concerning planting, cultivation, harvesting, and its many uses. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/15/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.92in length x 9.67in width x 0.1in height Weight: 8.8oz. Author: Gail GibbonsPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.35in length x 10.26in width x 0.43in height Weight: 16oz. Read More

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Tells the story of the authors struggles after being orphaned at the age of three and how he held on to his dream of coming to the... United States as he passed from one relative to another and was even sold to a Communist couple. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/1/2001 Pages: 212 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Lu Chi Fa Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 8.41in length x 5.96in width x 0.85in height Weight: 13.6oz. Read More

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Explains the varieties, functions, and characteristics of the eggs of a multitude of creatures, including insects, birds, and rept...iles. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 3/15/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Author: Marilyn Singer Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.5in length x 10.16in width x 0.45in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

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Best-selling nonfiction maven Gail Gibbons explores elephants, the worlds largest land animal. Elephants are very intelligent and ...social, with a trunk that serves as nose, foot, hand, and tool. Using her signature combination of clear information and detailed illustrations, Gail Gibbons presents important facts about these mesmerizing animals, describing elephant behavior, habitats, diet, and more. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 7/1/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.8in length x 9.59in width x 0.1in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Fin MCouls wife, Oonagh, helps him outwit his arch rival, Cucullin. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/1981 Pag...es: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Tomie De Paola Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.76in length x 8.22in width x 0.12in height Weight: 5.12 oz Read More

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From the snug sleeping bags made out of leaves constructed by Honduran white bats to the thirty-feet-high towers filled with passa...geways and rooms that termites build, animals have impressive abodes. Nature lovers will be fascinated by how animals solve the problem of locating safe places in which to live and raise families. Book Details: Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 8/29/2011 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Irene Kelly Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.6in length x 11.34in width x 0.46in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

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On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to move to the back of the bus and give up her seat to a white man. This refusal to give u...p her dignity sparked the Montgomery bus boycott, which eventually ended segregation on buses. But the boycott did not start or end there, and here Russell Freedman breathes life into all the key personalities and events that contributed to the yearlong struggle, a major victory in the civil rights movement. This compelling and poignant volume, illustrated with arresting black-and-white phototgraphs from the period, is sure to be an essential addition to the civil rights phenomemon. Source notes, map, bibliography, index. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/30/2006 Pages: 114 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Russell Freedman Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9in length x 7.4in width x 0.3in height Weight: 12oz. Author: Russell FreedmanPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.48in length x 7.9in width x 0.56in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

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Step by step through the creative process. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/1/1996 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age... 6 and Up Author: Janet Stevens Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.76in length x 0.11in width x 9.76in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Describes the events leading up to the Declaration of Independence as well as the personalities and politics behind its framing. B...ook Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/2002 Pages: 90 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Russell Freedman Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10.14in length x 8in width x 0.27in height Weight: 11.2oz. Read More

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Every February 2, people all across the country wonder about the groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil. Will he see his shadow on that day ...or wont he? Will spring come early or late? Here is information about Groundhog Day, its origins, and the animal at the center of this delightful annual event. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 7/30/2007 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10in length x 9.48in width x 0.11in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Imagine a force that can toss boats around like toys, wash away bridges, and create waves as high as eighteen feet. With fierce wi...nds and torrential rains, hurricanes can do all of these things. They can cause tremendous damage and even change the shape of a shoreline. For centuries people did not know when a hurricane was coming. But now we have new methods to predict when and where these storms will occur. Young readers will learn how hurricanes are formed, how they are named and classified, and what to do if a dangerous storm is on the way. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/10/2010 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 9.51in length x 9.74in width x 0.1in height Weight: 0.8oz. Read More

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Cool and smooth and sweet, ice cream has long been a favourite treat. It cools you off when its hot and is too delicious to resist... even in cold weather. How did it get to be so scrumptious? Best-selling author/illustrator Gail Gibbons dishes out the latest scoop on ice cream production. Ice cream has come a long way from its humble beginnings as a mixture of snow, milk, and rice. Gail Gibbons details the many firsts in ice cream history, from the earliest ice cream crank to the original waffle cone. Childrens mouths will be watering as they follow ice creams journey from farm to factory to freezer. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/2/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 10in length x 9.9in width x 0.15in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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Why was I adopted? What was it like where I was born? How did you find me? Children have many questions about adoption. With a per...ceptive text and dynamic photographs, the creators of this book demystify adoption for young children and celebrate the joy that comes with adding to a family. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/1/2011 Pages: 28 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Shelley Rotner Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 11in length x 9.24in width x 0.2in height Weight: 5.59oz. Author: Shelley RotnerPublisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 11.28in length x 9.75in width x 0.38in height Weight: 16oz. Read More

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Ladybugs are a type of beetle. They live on six of the seven continents. There are believed to be about 5,000 different kinds of l...adybugs around the world. Here are descriptions of their characteristics, their four stages of development from egg to adult, and how they live. Ladybugs eat insets that damage plants and are an important part of our environment. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/20/2012 Pages: 32 Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Holiday House Dimensions: 0.5in length x 10.25in width x 10.25in height Weight: 16 oz Read More

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