Puffin The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey

The John J. Harvey fireboat was the largest, fastest, shiniest fireboatof its time, but by 1995, the city didnt need old fireboats anymore. So the Harvey retired, until a group of friends decided to save it from the scrap heap. Then, one su...nny September day in 2001, something so horrible happened that the whole world shook. And a call came from the fire department, asking if the Harvey could battle the roaring flames. In this inspiring true story, Maira Kalman brings a New York City icon to life and proves that old heroes never die. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/4/2005 Pages: 48 Author: Maira Kalman Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 9.98in length x 9.92in width x 0.18in height Weight: 2.39oz. Read More

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More than 40 easy to follow, step-by-step instructions and clear diagrams of origami projects introduce you to the magic of origam...i. To play with, to use, to display; theres no limit to the fun you can have. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/1994 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Dokhohtei Nakano Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 9.99in length x 0.19in width x 7.99in height Weight: 8.6oz. Read More

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The Enormous Crocodile has enough disguises and tricks to catch plenty of tasty children, but little does he know that the other j...ungle animals are on to his schemes. Reprint. H. NYT. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/1/1993 Pages: 42 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Author: Roald Dahl Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 5.19in length x 0.11in width x 7.75in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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Spanish language edition of the famous book about Ferdinand-a bull who preferred sitting under a tree and smelling flowers to figh...ting. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 12/1/1990 Pages: 72 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Munro Leaf Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 7in length x 0.19in width x 8.7in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

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Did you think Cinderella married the prince and lived happily ever after, or that the three little pigs outsmarted the wolf? Think... again! Master storyteller Roald Dahl adds his own darkly comic twists to six favorite tales, complete with rambunctious rhymes and hilarious surprise endings. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/3/2009 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Roald Dahl Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 10.01in length x 7.96in width x 0.2in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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At last! Heres a brand-new board book edition of an Eric Carle picture book thats a favorite with littlest cloud gazers everywhere...! Little Cloud likes to stand out from the crowd. When all the other clouds drift up, he goes his own way, changing shapes to become a sheep, an airplane, a shark and a funny clown. Its all lots of fun, but so is playing with friends. So this time, Little Cloud joins the crowd, gathering with his pals into one giant cloud. And then they rain! In Little Cloud, Eric Carle celebrates the possibilities of imagination with textured collages of sky-blue and white in a story that will encourage the youngest child to read clouds. Eric Carle lives in Northampton and Charlemont, MA. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/16/1996 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 12.27in length x 9.33in width x 0.39in height Weight: 15.04oz. Author: Eric CarlePublisher: Puffin Dimensions: 12in length x 9.06in width x 0.1in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Award-winning biographer Jean Fritz brings one of Americas favorite Founding Fathers to life! Most people know that Alexander Hami...lton was killed in a duel with Aaron Burr, and that his face is on the ten-dollar bill. But he was much more than that, and here acclaimed biographer Jean Fritz explores all facets of his life. Born in the West Indies, Hamilton arrived in New York as an outsider. He fought in the Revolution and became Washingtons most valuable aide-de-camp. He was there for the writing of the Constitution and became the first Secretary of the Treasury. Fritzs talent for bringing historical figures to life shines as she shares her fascination with this man of action who was honorable, ambitious, and fiercely loyal to his adopted country. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/19/2012 Pages: 144 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Jean Fritz Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 6.02in length x 0.42in width x 9.02in height Weight: 7.36 oz Read More

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Stunning color photographs depict everyday life in Nigeria in this unusual ABC book by a talented African photographer. An incisiv...e, sophisticated view of her homelands rich heritage.--Publishers Weekly. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 7/1/1997 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Ifeoma Onyefulu Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 10.86in length x 0.11in width x 8.42in height Weight: 4.96oz. Read More

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While riding on a bus with her grandmother, a little girl imagines that they are carried up into the sky and fly over the sights o...f New York City. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 7/1/1997 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Arthur Dorros Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 8.11in length x 0.15in width x 10.74in height Weight: 5.6oz. Read More

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An honest and reassuring guide to puberty for elementary school children Puberty can be an exciting and confusing time for childre...n. In the follow-up to her bestselling Amazing You!, Dr. Gail Saltz navigates the curiosity and confusion that youngsters feel as they start to notice the changes their bodies undergo. She also talks about reproduction and emerging sexuality all with her renowned brand of warmth and candor. This refreshingly accessible picture book also includes an authors note to parents. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/17/2009 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Saltz Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 10.53in length x 8.58in width x 0.11in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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The ancient Chinese thought they were magical dragons. Scientists thought they could only float on water since they were so big. B...oy, were they wrong! Even today, notions about dinosaurs are being revised as new discoveries are made. This lively book offers fascinating insight into how certain theories were formulated, and then how those theories were proved or disproved. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/18/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Kathleen V. Kudlinski Publisher: Puffin Dimensions: 7.75in length x 0.11in width x 9.76in height Weight: 4.16oz. Read More

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