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How big is a crocodile? What about a tiger, or the world?s largest spider? Can you imagine a tongue that is two feet long or an eye that?s bigger than your head? Sometimes facts and figures don?t tell the whole story. Sometimes you need to ...see things for yourself?at their actual size. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/25/2004 Pages: 34 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Steve Jenkins Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 12.31in length x 10.33in width x 0.38in height Weight: 17.6oz. Author: Steve Jenkins Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 11.67in length x 9.23in width x 0.15in height Weight: 8oz. Read More

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When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. Years later she was diagnosed with autism. While Temple?s d...octor recommended a hospital, her mother believed in her. Temple went to school instead. Today, Dr. Temple Grandin is a scientist and professor of animal science at Colorado State University. Her world-changing career revolutionized the livestock industry. As an advocate for autism, Temple uses her experience as an example of the unique contributions that autistic people can make. This compelling biography complete with Temple?s personal photos takes us inside her extraordinary mind and opens the door to a broader understanding of autism. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/3/2012 Pages: 148 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up Author: Sy MontgomeryPublisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 0.75in length x 7.5in width x 10.5in height Weight: 23.36 oz Read More

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Set Includes: The Little Red Hen The Three Billy Goats Gruff The Gingerbread Boy Five Little Monkeys Curious George Dimensions: Ov...erall Product Weight: 7.1 Pounds Read More

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What is courage? Certainly it takes courage for a firefighter to rescue someone trapped in a burning building, but there are many ...other kinds of courage too. Everyday kinds that normal, ordinary people exhibit all the time, like ?being the first to make up after an argument,? or ?going to bed without a nightlight.? Bernard Waber explores the many varied kinds of courage and celebrates the moments, big and small, that bring out the hero in each of us. Book Details:Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 10/28/2002 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Bernard Waber Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 8.38in length x 0.39in width x 8.26in height Weight: 9.59oz. Read More

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How big is a crocodile? What about a tiger, or the world?s largest spider? Can you imagine a tongue that is two feet long or an ey...e that?s bigger than your head? Sometimes facts and figures don?t tell the whole story. Sometimes you need to see things for yourself?at their actual size. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/25/2004 Pages: 34 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Steve Jenkins Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 12.31in length x 10.33in width x 0.38in height Weight: 17.6oz. Author: Steve Jenkins Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 11.67in length x 9.23in width x 0.15in height Weight: 8oz. Read More

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On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last ninety-one kakapo parrots on earth. These trusting, f...lightless, and beautiful birds?the largest and most unusual parrots on earth?have suffered devastating population loss. Now, on an island refuge with the last of the species, New Zealand?s National Kakapo Recovery Team is working to restore the kakapo population. With the help of fourteen humans who share a single hut and a passion for saving these odd ground-dwelling birds, the kakapo are making a comeback in New Zealand. Follow intrepid animal lovers Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop on a ten-day excursion to witness the exciting events in the life of the kakapo. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/24/2010 Pages: 80 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Sy Montgomery Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 9.25in length x 10.89in width x 0.5in height Weight: 19.19oz. Read More

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Enjoy storytime with Curious George! This boxed set with handle includes six best-selling curious George 8 x 8 paperbacks. The six... titles included are Curious George and the Puppies, Curious George Makes Pancakes, Curious George Goes to a Chocolate Factory, Curious George at the Aquarium, Curious George Visits a Toy Store, and Curious Georges Dinosaur Discovery. A perfect gift for parents and kids on the go! Book Details: Format: Publication Date: 10/25/2010 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Publisher: Baker and Taylor Dimensions: 8.48in length x 8.09in width x 0.94in height Weight: 19.19oz. Curious George Goes Camping is an entertaining story of the Great Outdoors based on H. A. and Margret Rey?s popular primate and painted in the original watercolor and charcoal style. George tries to be helpful, but he of course just ends up upsetting a nearby camper. As he?s hiding in the woods, he meets a forest creature who catapults the mischievous monkey into a chain of even more outrageous events! Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/25/1999 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Margret Rey Publisher: HMH Books Dimensions: 7.75in length x 0.31in width x 7.75in height Weight: 3.2oz. One hot summer day, George and the man with the yellow hat go to the beach. What fun George has at the beach! What fun he has feeding the seagulls! Its fun, that is, until they fly away with something valuable and George must find a clever way to save the day. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/25/1999 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Dimensions: 8.26in length x 0.27in width x 7.99in height Weight: 5.6oz. Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Dimensions: 7.75in length x 0.15in width x 7.75in height Weight: 2.39oz. Curious George is one of the most beloved of all children?s book characters. Now, in these four board books, toddlers can learn about basic concepts?including the alphabet, opposites, emotions, and counting (forward and backward)?with the help of their favorite mischievous monkey. The set includes Curious George?s Opposites Riding forward and backward on his bicycle and letting pigs in and out of their pen, George is up to his usual mischief in this simple book of opposites. Curious George?s 1 to 10 and Back Again Help Curious George count ten of his favorite things, first forward and then backward. Curious George?s ABCs Read from A to Z along with George in a condensed version of the classic Curious George Learns the Alphabet. Curious George?s Are You Curious? Do you ever feel like George? Are you curious? Are you mischievous? Curious kids can read along with their parents to see if they behave like the monkey best known for getting in and out of mischief. Book Details:Format: Box Set Publication Date: 9/30/2002 Pages: 22 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Dimensions: 5.15in length x 2.04in width x 6.1in height Weight: 16.8oz. ?He was a good little monkey and always very curious.? This is how H. A. Rey and his wife, Margret, first introduced their now beloved troublemaker-hero to young readers in 1941. In this hefty 192-page hardcover treasury, Curious George fans will find eight stories based on the popular primate, painted in Rey?s original watercolor and charcoal style: Curious George Takes a Train (2002), Curious George Visits a Toy Store (2002), Curious George and the Dump Truck (1999), Curious George and the Birthday Surprise (2003), Curious George Goes Camping (1999), Curious George Goes to a Costume Party (2001), Curious George Visits the Library (2003), and Curious George in the Big City (2001). A wonderful collection for your own mischievous monkey. Book Details:Format: Box Set Publication Date: 10/25/2004 Pages: 208 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Dimensions: 9.21in length x 9.26in width x 0.74in height Weight: 25.6oz. H. A. Rey and his wife, Margret, first introduced young rea Read More

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Summary: 0 About the Author: ? Robin Page lives in Boulder, Colorado, with her husband and collaborator, Steve Jenkins, and their ...three children. Along with writing and illustrating childrens books, Steve and Robin run a graphic design studio. ^ Steve Jenkins has written and illustrated many nonfiction picture books for young readers, including the Caldecott Honor-winning What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? His books have been called stunning, eye-popping, inventive, gorgeous, masterful, extraordinary, playful, irresistible, compelling, engaging, accessible, glorious, and informative. He lives in Colorado with his wife and frequent collaborator, Robin Page, and their children. Author: Robin^Jenkins Page Illustrator: Steve Jenkins Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Published Date:05/03/2010 Format:Hardcover ISBN:0547245157 #of pages:#N/A Author: Robin Page Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 11.69in length x 8.41in width x 0.36in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

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This new book?inspired by three classic, award-winning books?reveals the how and why behind some of the most fascinating and endur...ing structures humankind has ever created. Macaulay has revised texts based on new research, created gorgeous new drawings, in some cases wholly re-imagined scenes from the books?bringing Castle and Cathedral to life in full-color for the very first time. The resulting illustrations add to the reader?s understanding of these buildings, capturing intriguing new perspectives and a depth of detail in structure and atmosphere. This impeccably researched volume is not only a necessary addition to the bookshelf of any David Macaulay or architecture fan, but will delight readers of all ages who are experiencing his work for the first time. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/25/2010 Pages: 272 Reading Level: Age 12 and Up Author: David Macaulay Publisher: HMH Books Dimensions: 11.24in length x 8.65in width x 0.91in height Weight: 40.79oz. Read More

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Summary: 0 About the Author: ?Chris Van Allsburg has won two Caldecott Medals, for Jumanji and The Polar Express, a Caldecott Hono...r for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi, the National Book Award, and the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in childrens literature. He lives in Rhode Island with his wife and two children. He has never gone over Niagara Falls in a barrel. Author: Chris Van Allsburg Illustrator:0 Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Published Date:04/04/2011 Format:Hardcover ISBN:0547315813 #of pages:#N/A Author: Chris Van Allsburg Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 11.77in length x 8.5in width x 0.46in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More

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The information age is upon us, baffling us with thousands of complicated state-of-the-art technologies. To help make sense of the... computer age, David Macaulay brings us The New Way Things Work. This completely updated and expanded edition describes twelve new machines and includes more than seventy new pages detailing the latest innovations. With an entirely new section that guides us through the complicated world of digital machinery, where masses of electronic information can be squeezed onto a single tiny microchip, this revised edition embraces all of the newest developments, from cars to watches. Each scientific principle is brilliantly explained--with the help of a charming, if rather slow-witted, woolly mammoth. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/26/1998 Pages: 400 Reading Level: Age 12 and Up Author: David Macaulay Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 8.74in length x 1.37in width x 11.25in height Weight: 63.2oz. Read More

Estes
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A rocket, a launch system and a helicopter? Well almost! The Helicat from Estes is an exciting, radically-designed, high altitude ...rocket kit that comes with a launch system and a nose cone that helicopters down. What a sight to see! From the E2X series, this cool cat is a must have for your rocket colletction! When flown on Estes standard engines, the Helicat scratches up to 600 feet high and is so big, it takes two recovery systems to tame it. The sleek nose cone helipcopters down with bright orange retractable blades while the huge main rocket returns to earth on a colorful 18 parachute. Assembly takes 2 hours or less, making it a great choice for any beginner! Youll draw a crowd at the flying field when you blast this unique space cat into outer space. Minor assembly required. Building tools, finishing supplies, Estes engines and igniters required - sold separately. Recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. ? Recommended Ages: 10 years and up Weight: 1.6 lb Read More

Franklin Sports
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Franklin Sports Marvel The Avengers Zap Attack Great outdoor fun, The Avengers Zap Attack will get you moving! Includes 2 paddles,... waterproof PVC ball and a foam ball. Perfect for ages 6 and up. Dimensions: 10.5in length x 2in width x 14.5in height Weight: 0.56lb Read More

Kushies
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Zolo by Kushies Cha Cha Barbells Kids will feel strong and powerful with Zolo by Kushies Cha Cha Barbells. Made for easy grasping ...with a soft texture, it comes with an amusing bong sound effect that entertains and amuses kids. Each movement rewards kids with fun and cool sound effects. Why Youll Love It: Improve dexterity, tactile and visual stimulation and auditory development in a fun and play manner. Age: Kids of all ages Features Easily gripped by little hands Two soft easy-to-grip rattles Made in vibrant, fun colors Individual sound effects Lightweight and easy to hold Teaches kids cause and effect Dimensions:8.75in length x 4.5 in width x 4.5 in height Product Dimensions (inches): 8.5 (L) x 6.3 (W) x 3.5 (H) Product Weight: 14.4 oz. Read More

Breyer
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Breyer Secretariat - 1973 Triple Crown Champion Ask anyone to name the world?s most famous horse and the answer will most likely b...e Secretariat. His true story is still the stuff of legend. His astonishing 31-length victory in the Belmont Stakes, accomplished after winning the first two racing jewels in the Triple Crown, has yet to be repeated. In the Kentucky Derby, Secretariat set a speed record of 1:59 2/5, and he captured the Preakness Stake with ease. Secretariat was the son of Bold Ruler out of Something royal. Known as ?Big Red?, the large, beautifully conformed chestnut ran in the blue and white checkered colors of Meadow Stables. He made it on two ?Athletes of the Century? lists for his accomplishments and brought fame to those who surrounded him including trainer Lucien Lauren; jockey Ron Turcotte and the Chenery family who owned him. Even today, ?Big Red?s? star power still shines bright! Recommended Ages: 8 years - 18 years Dimensions: 14.75in length x 9.75in width x 4.5in height Read More

Eurographics Puzzles
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EuroGraphics Da Vincis Mona Lisa -- 1000 pc. Mona Lisa, portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del Giocondo, is a Renaissa...nce oil portrait painted in the 16th century on a poplar panel. It is probably the most iconic and famous painting in the world. The womans facial expression is described as enigmatic. The original painting has been stolen from the Louvre and recovered. This puzzle features 1,000 easy-fit pieces that are unbreakable, made from recycled board and printed with vegetable-based ink. This superior quality puzzle will delight and educate all at the same time. Product Dimensions: 14.72 (L) x 10 (W) x 2.5 (H) Age: 9 years and up Recommended Ages:6 ? 15 Sustainable Materials: 100% recycled board and paper Read More

Aurora
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Aurora Plush 8 Meerkat Yoohoo with sound. YooHoo is the number one selling item for Aurora Plush. Features include: ?Realistic sty...ling ?Wonderful gift item ?Fine plush fabric ?Makes a spin sound when you squeeze tummy ?Extra long tail Recommended Ages:3 ? 15 Dimensions: 10in length x 7in width x 8.5in height Read More

Aurora
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Aurora Plush 12 Penny Penguin Flopsie. Aurora World is a premier manufacturer of gift plush, stuffed animals and soft toys. Featur...es include: ?Realistic Styling ?Wonderful Gift Item ?Fine Plush Fabric ?Soft and Cuddly ?Leading manufacturer of plush Recommended Ages:3 ? 15 Dimensions: 6in length x 8in width x 11in height Read More

White Mountain Puzzles
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Artist: Marshall Peck: Item 533: 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle: Finished size 24 X 30. Features include: ?Nantucket ?Artist Marshall Pe...ck ?Made in the USA ?Recycled materials ?1000 Pieces Recommended Ages:12 and up Dimensions: 24in length x 30in width x 0.25in height Sustainable Materials: 100% recycled material Read More

White Mountain Puzzles
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You have seen this shingled house before...on Nantucket, Marthas Vineyard, Block Island or Peaks Island, Maine. The artist has cre...ated the classic seaside cottage on a perfect summer day. When the fog rolls in (as it surely will), the family living there may set this puzzle up on a card table by the picture window to remind themselves of perfect days to come. Artist: Gretchen Huber Warren: Item 244: 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle: Finished size 24 X 30. Features include: ?Coastal scene ?Made in USA ?Recycled materials ?1000 pieces Recommended Ages:12 and up Dimensions: 24in length x 30in width x 0.25in height Sustainable Materials: 100% recycled material Read More

White Mountain Puzzles
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B-17 Bomber - Last Mission for the NINE-O-NINE The NINE-O-NINE, a Boeing B-17G Flyng Fortress of the 323rd Bomb Squadron, 91st Bom...b Group completed its last mission on 25 April, 1945. She had one of the best maintenance records in the Eighth Air Force, flying a total of 140 sorties in ememy territory, including eight over Berlin and completed 126 without an abort. Artist: Randy Green: Item 365: 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle: Finished size 24 X 30. Features include: ?Artist Randy Green paints the famous bomber from World War II ?Airplanes ?Made in USA ?Recycled materials ?1000 pieces Recommended Ages:12 and up Dimensions: 24in length x 30in width x 0.25in height Sustainable Materials: 100% recycled material Read More

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