Sandpiper Out of the Ocean

Open this book and youll be walking along the ocean shore, looking for all kinds of special things. Some will be small enough to fit in your hand--like shells and sea glass. Others--like the sun and the sky and the waves--will be too big to... carry home. But no matter what your journey holds, youll soon learn that looking for the oceans treasures can be as important as finding them. Debra Frasier, author-illustrator of the bestselling On the Day You Were Born, invites you along on this beach journey of discovery. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/2002 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Debra Frasier Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 0.25in length x 9.5in width x 9.5in height Weight: 6.72 oz Read More

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Simple language and bold illustrations make this a fun and informative book about the sun. ?Add this one to primary-grade science ...shelves.?--Booklist Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/7/1987 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.92in length x 7.96in width x 0.11in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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This educational and enjoyable book helps children understand how to plant bulbs, seeds, and seedlings, and nurture their growth. ...?The stylized representations of flower species are labeled throughout, allowing young children to get an idea of how each flower type contributes to the rainbow effect.?--Booklist Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/11/1988 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Lois Ehlert Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 11.25in length x 0.35in width x 8.74in height Author: Lois EhlertPublisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.52in length x 11in width x 0.18in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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In an unusual blend of fiction and nonfiction, A Pioneer Sampler chronicles one year in the lives of the Robinson family. Illustra...ted historical notes enlarge on the social history and describe activities related to the stories, from churning butter to predicting the weather. Young readers are invited to try their hand at these tasks to experience a bit of pioneer life. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/30/1998 Pages: 240 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Barbara Greenwood Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.26in length x 0.7in width x 9.25in height Weight: 25.6oz. Read More

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A zookeeper recounts the story of John, Tonky, and Wanly, three performing elephants at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo, whose turn it is to... die, and of their keepers, who weep and pray that World War II will end so their beloved elephants might be saved. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/30/1997 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Yukio Tsuchiya Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.11in width x 9.99in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

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The lively imagination of Caldecott medalist David Wiesner forecasts astounding goings-on for a Tuesday in the not too distant fut...ure -- an occurrence of gigantic vegetal proportions. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/18/1995 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: David Wiesner Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.84in length x 0.11in width x 9.05in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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A beautiful book about Molly Bannaky, a woman who married a slave and became Benjamin Bannekers grandmother. After escaping death ...on the gallows and working for seven years as an indentured servant, Molly Walsh staked her claim to a piece of land in Maryland, and there she fell in love with an African slave. How rare it was for a woman to claim her own land. Even rarer was for her to marry a slave. Yet Molly persevered and prospered, and with her new husband, Bannaky, she turned a one-room cabin in the wilderness into a thriving one-hundred-acre farm. One day she had the pleasure of writing her new grandsons name in her cherished Bible: Benjamin Banneker . . . Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/12/2009 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Chris K. Soentpiet Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 11.19in length x 8.19in width x 0.1in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

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Inspired by her in-laws recollections of working in coal country, Susan Campbell Bartoletti has gathered the voices of men, women,... and children who immigrated to and worked in northeastern Pennsylvania at the turn of the century. The story that emerges is not just a story of long hours, little pay, and hazardous working conditions; it is also the uniquely American story of immigrant families working together to make a new life for themselves. It is a story of hardship and sacrifice, yet also of triumph and the fulfillment of hopes and dreams. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/27/1999 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Susan Campbell Bartoletti Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.26in length x 0.31in width x 8.5in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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Everything you ever wanted to know about owls on the North American continent. Features the twenty-one species of owls and all the...ir vital statistics. Includes a detailed, illustrated glossary with maps showing residence and breeding ranges. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/23/1998 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Helen Roney Sattler Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.81in length x 0.19in width x 11.02in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

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One of the worlds experts on hammerhead sharks, marine biologist Pete Klimley is fighting the stereotype of sharks as primitive an...d vicious killers. In fact, hammerheads exhibit some remarkably sophisticated social behaviors, including their schooling in the hundreds at underwater seamounts in the Pacific Ocean. To tell the story of these incredible animals, author Ken Mallory talked with Pete Klimley and then traveled to tiny Cocos Island, 330 miles off the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. There, he had the chance of a lifetime to see these awe-inspiring animals up close. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/26/2002 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Kenneth Mallory Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 10.98in length x 0.15in width x 8.85in height Weight: 8.48oz. Read More

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First-hand accounts that include diary entries and personal letters describe the experiences of boys, sixteen years old or younger..., who fought in the Civil War. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/22/1993 Pages: 128 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Jim Murphy Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.35in width x 10.23in height Weight: 17.6oz. Read More

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