Houghton Mifflin The Lonely Doll

Once there was a little doll. Her name was Edith. She lived in a nice house and had everything she needed except someone to play with. She was lonely! Then one morning Edith looked into the garden and there stood two bears! Since it was fir...st published in 1957, The Lonely Doll has established itself as a unique childrens classic. Through innovative photography Dare Wright brings the world of dolls to life and entertains us with much more than just a story. Edith, the star of the show, is a doll from Wrights childhood, and Wright selected the bear family with the help of her brother. With simple poses and wonderful expressions, the cast of characters is vividly brought to life to tell a story of friendship. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/28/1998 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Dare Wright Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 9.25in length x 0.47in width x 12.51in height Weight: 20.8oz. 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 JenkinsPublisher: 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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H. A. Rey and his wife, Margret, first introduced young readers to the big-hearted, fun-loving troublemaker-hero Curious George in... 1941. In this two-hundred-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 Goes to a Chocolate Factory (1998), Curious George and the Puppies (1998), Curious George Makes Pancakes (1998), Curious George Feeds the Animals (1998), Curious George Goes to a Movie (1998), Curious George and the Hot Air Balloon (1998), Curious George in the Snow (1998), and Curious George?s Dream (1998). A five-page essay about the author-illustrator team closes this appealing collection of adventures for Curious George fans young and old. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/4/2006 Pages: 208 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Dimensions: 9.09in length x 9.19in width x 0.8in height Weight: 37.43oz. Read More

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Summary: 0 About the Author: ? Steve Jenkins has written and illustrated many nonfiction picture books for young readers, includin...g 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: Steve Jenkins Illustrator: Steve Jenkins Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Published Date:05/04/2009 Format:Hardcover 0618966366 Author: Steve Jenkins Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 11in length x 9.09in width x 0.6in height Weight: 17.6oz. 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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Find what youre looking for with Peterson Field Guides?their field-tested visual identification system is designed to help you dif...ferentiate thousands of unique species accurately every time. This field guide features detailed descriptions of 455 species of trees native to eastern North America, including the Midwest and the South. The 48 color plates, 11 black-and-white plates, and 26 text drawings show distinctive details needed for identification. Color photographs and 266 color range maps accompany the species descriptions. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 7/15/1998 Pages: 448 Author: George A. Petrides Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Dimensions: 4.48in length x 0.94in width x 7.24in 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

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