Sandpiper Snowballs (Board Book)

Pull on your mittens and head outside for a snowball day. Grab some snow and start rolling. With a few found objects--like buttons and fabric and seeds--and a little imagination, you can create a whole family out of snow. Children will love... poring over Lois Ehlert?s bold, funny illustrations and identifying the common (and not so common) objects she uses to decorate her snowy family. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/30/1999 Pages: 36 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Lois Ehlert Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 5.58in length x 5.25in width x 0.53in height Weight: 4.79oz. Author: Lois EhlertPublisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 10.23in length x 0.23in width x 10.23in height Weight: 0.8oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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This witty and informative salute to the honeybee uses clear, lively text and detailed full-color illustrations to present a wide ...range of interesting, and sometimes amusing, facts about the life cycle, work, and history of one of the worlds most useful insects. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/25/1997 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Charles Micucci Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.25in length x 0.15in width x 9.01in height Weight: 4.96oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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The author and artist Lynne Cherry journeyed deep into the rain forests of Brazil to write and illustrate her gorgeous picture boo...k The Great Kapok Tree: A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest (1990). One day, a man exhausts himself trying to chop down a giant kapok tree. While he sleeps, the forest?s residents, including a child from the Yanomamo tribe, whisper in his ear about the importance of trees and how ?all living things depend on one another? . . . and it works. Cherry?s lovingly rendered colored pencil and watercolor drawings of all the ?wondrous and rare animals? evoke the lush rain forests, and the stunning endpapers feature world maps bordered by tree porcupines, emerald tree boas, and dozens more fascinating creatures. Awards: IRA Teacher?s Choice (1991), ABA?s Pick of the Lists, Reading Rainbow Review Book, NSTA-CBC Outstanding Trade Book for Children Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/13/2000 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Lynne Cherry Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.25in length x 0.51in width x 11.25in height Weight: 16.14oz. Author: Lynne CherryPublisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.97in length x 0.15in width x 11.02in height Weight: 7.04oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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If you?re sleepy in the jungle And you wish to find a pillow, Take a friendly word of warning: DO NOT USE AN ARMADILLO! Covering e...verything from centipedes to whales, from swinging on swings to ice-skating in winter, from eating applesauce to celebrating birthdays, the delightful poems in this extensive collection convey the experiences of childhood with a fresh timelessness. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 4/1/2006 Pages: 68 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Mary Ann Hoberman Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.66in length x 8.35in width x 0.19in height Weight: 8.8oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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?Remember the Alamo!? is one of the most familiar battle cries in American history, yet few know about the brave woman who inspire...d it. Susanna Dickinson?s story reveals the crucial role she played during that turbulent period in Texas-American history. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/24/1990 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: John Jakes Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.38in length x 10.98in width x 0.16in height Read More

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The author and artist Lynne Cherry journeyed deep into the rain forests of Brazil to write and illustrate her gorgeous picture boo...k The Great Kapok Tree: A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest (1990). One day, a man exhausts himself trying to chop down a giant kapok tree. While he sleeps, the forest?s residents, including a child from the Yanomamo tribe, whisper in his ear about the importance of trees and how ?all living things depend on one another? . . . and it works. Cherry?s lovingly rendered colored pencil and watercolor drawings of all the ?wondrous and rare animals? evoke the lush rain forests, and the stunning endpapers feature world maps bordered by tree porcupines, emerald tree boas, and dozens more fascinating creatures. Awards: IRA Teacher?s Choice (1991), ABA?s Pick of the Lists, Reading Rainbow Review Book, NSTA-CBC Outstanding Trade Book for Children Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/13/2000 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Lynne CherryPublisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.25in length x 0.51in width x 11.25in height Weight: 16.14oz. Author: Lynne Cherry Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.97in length x 0.15in width x 11.02in height Weight: 7.04oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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?Little one, / whoever you are, / wherever you are, / there are little ones / just like you / all over the world.? So begins the A...ustralian author Mem Fox?s joyful picture book Whoever You Are, a celebration of the world?s diverse cultures, both our similarities and differences. Leslie Straub?s innovative, colorful, folk art?style oil paintings of children from all corners of the globe are bordered with photographs of hand-carved, bejeweled frames?and they all reflect Fox?s message that no matter where we come from, within our hearts ?Joys are the same, / and love is the same. / Pain is the same, / and blood is the same.? A gem! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/1/2006 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Mem FoxPublisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 10.31in length x 0.19in width x 10.59in height Weight: 14.4oz. Author: Mem Fox Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 7.91in length x 0.19in width x 7.79in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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A young boy and his father visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/24/1992 Pages:... 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Eve BuntingPublisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.25in length x 0.39in width x 8.74in height Weight: 13.12oz. Author: Eve Bunting Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 8.14in length x 0.19in width x 8.22in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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So begins the story of Helen Lester, author of Tacky the Penguin and many other popular books for children. By sharing her struggl...es as a child and later as a successful author, she demonstrates that hurdles are part of the process. She even gives writing tips, such as keeping a fizzle box. Helen Lester uses her unique ability to laugh at her mistakes to create both a guide for young writers and an amusing personal story of the disappointments and triumphs of a writers life. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/26/2002 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Helen Lester Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 7.59in length x 0.15in width x 8.03in height Weight: 3.2oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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The year is 1774, and the British army has blockaded Boston. Ten-year-old Emma is stuck at Aunt Harmonys house in the city, far fr...om her family. Emma desperately wants to help the American struggle for freedom. When Papa gives her a secret code the militia uses, she finally gets her chance to change the course of history. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/1/2001 Pages: 56 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Marissa Moss Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.27in length x 7.82in width x 0.18in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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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

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