The Amazing Hamweenie

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Published: 2012-10-25

ISBN: 9780399256882

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Philomel

Synopsis

A truly unique debut about a precocious cat with BIG dreamsDressed in his signature top hat and black cape, Hamweenie is poised to earn his place among the most famous celebrities and daredevils of all time. From the stage to the red carpet, the skies to the sea, Hamweenie believes, without a doubt, that he will be the greatest star the world has ever seen.The horrors of reality, alas, befall him: a beautiful apartment, a loving little girl, his every need fulfilled to excess. His treats are simply too delicious. His pillows? Beyond luxurious. Such torture! Hamweenie must escape! But with his wretchedly

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Price: $16.99


Every Day's a Dog's Day

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Published: 2012-03-15

ISBN: 9780803737150

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Dial

Synopsis

Poems perfect for a year in the life – a dog’s life, that is! Day in, day out, our dogs are there for it all. But they see holidays quite differently than we do – Halloween, for example, is when you can’t tell the real cats from the costumes! And, of course, dogs have special days of their own, like Hole Digging Day or the dreaded Visit to the Vet Day. Perfect for dog lovers of all ages, this clever book by one of the leading children’s poets celebrates all those days and more, looking at a whole year in the life of our canine companions.

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Little Monsters: The Creatures that Live on Us and in Us

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Published: 2011-12-08

ISBN: 9780525422624

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile

Synopsis

Albert Marrin is a much-decorated historian and writer whose most recent book, Terror of the Spanish Main, was called “addictive reading” in The Horn Book. He lives in Riverdale, New York.

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Price: $19.99


At This Very Moment

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Published: 2011-05-12

ISBN: 9780525422525

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile

Synopsis

Using gentle, rhythmic text and gorgeous watercolor paintings, Jim Arnosky invites young readers to imagine what wondrous things animals are doing across the globe. While you might be sweating in the middle of the afternoon, an owl has found a cool hiding place inside a cactus. And while you’re filling up on dinner, puffins are swooping down on the ocean by the cliffs to catch fish. It’s an amazing world out there-at this very moment.

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Little Pink Pup

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Published: 2010-06-10

ISBN: 9780399254352

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Putnam Juvenile

Synopsis

Pink was the runt of the pig litter. He was so small that the Kerby family didn?t think he would survive? so they brought him into the house where he met Tink, a new dachshund mom. When Tink saw Pink, she immediately adopted him into her family, and helped nurse him back to health. Pink thrived in his new family: the puppies didn?t mind that Pink looked nothing like them?he was just their size. This remarkable story has already garnered a great deal of media attention: the irresistible photographs documenting Pink and Tink?s relationship have appeared on Good Morning America and The Ellen DeGeneres

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Baby Meerkats

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Published: 2010-06-10

ISBN: 9780448451060

Format: B-Mass Market

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap

Synopsis

When baby meerkats are born, they are only the size of an adult hand. But even though they are small, they quickly take on big responsibilities within the complex meerkat community. From keeping a lookout for predators and prey, to foraging for food, these baby meerkats spend a lot of time fighting to be in charge!

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Price: $3.99


Flight of the Butterflies

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Published: 2010-05-13

ISBN: 9780448453965

Format: B-Mass Market

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap

Synopsis

Starting from the northern United States and southern Canada, millions of Monarchs converge every fall in one region in central Mexico. It?s not only an amazing sight to behold for the lucky residents of the area, but also a true miracle of nature. This easy reader follows the 2,500 mile-long journey of the Monarchs, with both full color illustrations and photographs.

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Price: $3.99


The Buffalo Are Back

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Published: 2010-05-13

ISBN: 9780525422150

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile

Synopsis

The buffalo, an American icon once nearly extinct, has made a comeback. This stirring picture book tells the dramatic story, following bison from the Plains Indians to the cowboys, Teddy Roosevelt to the Dust Bowl, and from the brink of extinction to the majestic herds that now roam our national parks. Paired with gorgeous paintings by landscape artist Wendell Minor, Jean Craighead George?s engaging text will inspire a new generation to understand and protect nature?s delicate balance.

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Maxed Out!

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Published: 2010-03-18

ISBN: 9780448448275

Format: B-Mass Market

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap

Synopsis

Dinosaurs aren?t the only animals that roamed the earth during the prehistoric era. There was the Archelon, the largest turtle ever, measuring over 13 feet, and the Argentavis, the largest bird ever recorded, weighing in at over 140 pounds! Veteran All Aboard Science Reader author Ginjer L. Clarke packs Maxed Out! with facts about humongous animals from this time period.

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Price: $3.99


The Great Alaska Adventure!

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Published: 2010-03-04

ISBN: 9780142414095

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Puffin

Synopsis

This is the second book in Jeff Corwin?s young middle-grade fiction series, which shows kids that no matter where you live, you can have fun discovering the plants, animals, and natural life around you.

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Price: $4.99


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