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Schwartz and Wade
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Mr. Tiffin and his students from the perenially popular How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin? are back in this picture book about a school ...trip to an apple orchard! In this playful, humorous, and child-friendly classroom story, the students learn a lot about apples and apple orchards--including how apples are harvested, how cider is made, and what the different varieties of apples are--while trying to solve a riddle. The book also celebrates how some children learn differently than others. Margaret McNamara and illustrator G. Brian Karas bring us another fun and educational picture book. Author: Margaret Mcnamara Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 8.88in length x 0.37in width x 10.78in height Weight: 15 oz Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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Its Christmas and Nella is beside herself with excitement! She and her sisters have been given a real gift?a beautiful Baby Betty ...doll. But its hard to share something youve waited your whole seven-year-old life for, and Nella grabs the doll for herself. It isnt long before she discovers that a doll cant do the fun things she and her sisters do together. So, as Christmas day fades, Nella shares it with her sisters. Set in the Depression era South, heres a heartwarming story that captures the essence of the holiday. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/11/2007 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Patricia C. Mckissack Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 9.85in length x 0.43in width x 11.33in height Weight: 17.6 oz Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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Learn to read with this New York Times-bestselling picture book, starring an irresistible dog named Rocket and his teacher, a litt...le yellow bird. Follow along as Rocket masters the alphabet, sounds out words, and finally . . . learns to read all on his own! With a story that makes reading fun?and will even help listeners learn to read?this book is ideal for kindergarten classrooms and story hour or as a gift for that beginning reader. Fresh, charming art by Tad Hills, the New York Times bestselling author/illustrator of Duck and Goose, will make this a favorite. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 7/27/2010 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Tad Hills Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 9.93in length x 0.43in width x 10.86in height Weight: 17.6oz. How Rocket Learned to Read + Doll Learn to read with this New York Times-bestselling picture book, starring an irresistible dog named Rocket and his teacher, a little yellow bird. Follow along as Rocket masters the alphabet, sounds out words, and finally . . . learns to read all on his own! With a story that makes reading funand will even help listeners learn to readthis book is ideal for kindergarten classrooms and story hour or as a gift for that beginning reader. Fresh, charming art by Tad Hills, the New York Times bestselling author/illustrator of Duck and Goose, will make this a favorite. And dont miss the instant #1 New York Times Bestseller, Rocket Writes a Story. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 7/27/2010 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Tad Hills Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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Acclaimed picture book biographer Jeanette Winter has found her perfect subject: Jane Goodall, the great observer of chimpanzees. ...Follow Jane from her childhood in London watching a robin on her windowsill, to her years in the African forests of Gombe, Tanzania, invited by brilliant scientist Louis Leakey to observe chimps, to her worldwide crusade to save these primates who are now in danger of extinction, and their habitat. Young animal lovers and Winters many fans will welcome this fascinating and moving portrait of an extraordinary person and the animals to whom she has dedicated her life. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/5/2011 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Jeanette Winter Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 9.09in length x 0.45in width x 8.82in height Weight: 13.59oz. Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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Before everyone recycled . . . There was a town that had 3,168 tons of garbage and nowhere to put it. What did they do? Enter the ...Garbage Barge! Amazing art built out of junk, toys, and found objects by Red Nose Studio makes this the perfect book for Earth Day or any day, and photos on the back side of the jacket show how the art was created. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/9/2010 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Jonah Winter Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 11.88in length x 0.38in width x 9.71in height Weight: 15.19oz. Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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In a starred review, Publishers Weekly raves, Chef and TV personality Julia Child likely would have delighted in and hooted over t...his wide-ranging picture-book biography.... Readers young and old will devour this fete pour les yeux. Follow Julia Child?chef, author, and television personality?from her childhood in Pasadena, California, to her life as a spy in WWII, to the cooking classes she took in Paris, to the publication of Mastering the Art of French Cooking, to the funny moments of being a chef on TV. This is a comprehensive and enchanting picture book biography, told in many panels and jam-packed with lively, humorous, and child-friendly details. Young chefs and Julia Child fans will exclaim, ooooh la la, about this book, which is as energetic and eccentric as the chef herself. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 5/22/2012 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Jessie Hartland Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.47in width x 10.74in height Weight: 16.8oz. Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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In this striking picture book biography, an old-timer tells us what made Sandy Koufax such an amazing baseball player. We learn th...at the beginning of his career with the Brooklyn Dodgers was rocky, that he was shy with his teammates, and experienced discrimination as one of the only Jews in the game. We hear that he actually quit, only to return the next season?different?firing one rocket after another over the plate. We watch him refuse to play in the 1965 World Series because it is a Jewish high holy day. And we see him in pain because of an overused left arm, eventually retiring at the peak of his career. Finally, we are told that people are still ?scratchin? their heads over Sandy,? who remains a modest hero and a mystery to this day. Accompanied by sidebars filled with statistics, this Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year and Booklist Top of the List is sure to delight budding baseball fans. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/24/2009 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Jonah Winter Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 9.33in length x 0.38in width x 11.33in height Weight: 16oz. Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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Paula Young Shelton, daughter of Civil Rights activist Andrew Young, brings a child?s unique perspective to an important chapter i...n America?s history. Paula grew up in the deep south, in a world where whites had and blacks did not. With an activist father and a community of leaders surrounding her, including Uncle Martin (Martin Luther King), Paula watched and listened to the struggles, eventually joining with her family?and thousands of others?in the historic march from Selma to Montgomery. Poignant, moving, and hopeful, this is an intimate look at the birth of the Civil Rights Movement. Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 12/22/2009 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Paula Young Shelton Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 9in length x 0.43in width x 11.26in height Weight: 18.39oz. Read More

Schwartz and Wade
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The New York Times praised this best-selling picture book as adorable, original, well-illustrated and fabulous. In this first book... in the How-To Series (which includes How To Get Married and How to Get a Job), the know-it-all big sister narrator tells it like it is: When youre a baby you dont read books. You eat them. You dont know how old you are, or even if youre a boy or a girl. And you have to keep a special plug in your mouth to stop your scream from coming out. But one day, you wont be little anymore, and then youll be taller and smarter, and actually quite clever. Like the narrator. And youll be able to share memories of what it was like when you were little with your incredible Big Sister. From the Hardcover edition. Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 5/10/2011 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Sally Lloyd Jones Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 8.94in length x 0.41in width x 11.83in height Weight: 12.8oz. Author: Sally Lloyd Jones Publisher: Schwartz and Wade Dimensions: 8.56in length x 0.18in width x 11.49in height Weight: 7.2oz. Read More

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