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Battleship Island: The Deserted Island

Lisa Owings (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681034232

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Hashima, Japan’s sea walls give it the appearance of a ship lost at sea. This look is the reason for the Battleship Island nickname. In this title, reluctant readers will also see Battleship Island as a time capsule. Pieces from the past will point to the deserted island’s coal-mining boom time.

Lobsters

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681033723

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Did you know that clawed lobsters can be right-clawed or left-clawed? Every baby is born with two cutter claws. Then one cutter claw eventually develops into a crusher claw, which determines handedness. Beginning readers will want to get their hands on this ocean animal profile!

Poseidon: God of the Sea and Earthquakes

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733300

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Introduces the Greek god Poseidon and explains his importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.

Under the Sea

Kyla Steinkraus (author), Alan Brown (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919096

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Pirates are ready to loot Atlantis. Paisley and Ben build a submarine to travel to the hidden city to save it.

Grand Canyon

Sara Louise Kras (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622993680

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This book discusses the early people, creatures, and plants of the Grand Canyon.

Social Lives of Dolphins

Sue Laneve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918983

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A look at the social and emotional lives, as well as communication methods, of dolphins.

Erased by a Tornado!

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781936088546

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On February 5, 2008, a powerful tornado ripped through Jackson, Tennessee, leveling everything in its path. Dangerous and unpredictable, tornadoes are monster storms that can strike without warning. With little time to find shelter, how would residents of Jackson survive the storm? Eyewitness accounts and incredible photos bring to life the experiences of ordinary people who faced catastrophic danger---and lived to tell their stories. Kids will discover the causes and characteristics of tornadoes and learn about scientific advances in storm prediction. Safety tips show young readers what to do in case a tornado hits.

Make Money! Have a Lemonade Stand

Bridget Heos (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607534099

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Through trial and error and few humorous mistakes, a girl learns how to make her lemonade stand successful and earn enough money for the toy she wants.

Amazing Animals: Rhinoceroses

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601795

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A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of rhinoceroses, the famously horned animals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why rhinos have bumpy skin.

I like riding

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427196576

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Riding on something is one of the first steps to independence for children. This simple book features children riding on bikes, ponies, buses, trains, and planes. A simple activity asks children what kinds of things they would like to ride.

Body talk

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427195166

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This interesting book shows children how our faces and body postures show the emotions we are feeling. Throughout the book and in an activity at the end, young readers are asked to figure out which emotions the children pictured in the photos are feeling. This important book will help children read the unspoken feelings that they and others express. It can be a big help to children with Aspergers syndrome, who may have difficulty picking up on social cues and reading the body language of others.

Delicious Desserts

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427198044

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It's hard to believe that the delicious desserts shown in this book are nutritious as well! Kids will look at "sweets" in a whole new way once they taste these amazing desserts, which include the following: chocolate-dipped fruit, tofu berry cheesecake, caramel oranges, stuffed pears with chocolate sauce, fruit-and-cream parfaits, jumpin' juice jello, baked fruit compote, cookie sandwiches, trifle, puddings, and more. The whole family will love these recipes, which are high in taste and nutrients, low in fat and sugar, and contain no sweeteners or artificial ingredients.

Taekwondo in Action

Bobbie Kalman Kelley Mac Aulay (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427197757

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Taekwondo is one of the most popular martial arts in the world. Taekwondo in Action provides an in-depth look at how to perform the high-flying moves of this sport. Colorful images and informative text teach kids about: the history of Taekwondo basic positions, such as ready stance and horseback-riding stance how to throw punches and perform kicks the skills and techniques required to perform combinations the two main styles of sparring

Nombres de animales bebe

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427195760

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This delightful book teaches readers about the world of baby animals by identifying animals that share the same names. Adorable photos feature pups (baby dogs and foxes), cubs (baby wolves and bears), and kids (baby goats and human children). An activity featuring photographs of animals asks children how many baby animal names they know.

Mercury

Ariel Kazunas (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800969

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Find out about the closest planet to the Sun and learn why its years are so short.

Hammerhead Sharks

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624314469

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This book takes readers on a journey under the sea to discover the fascinating facts about hammerhead sharks, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and more. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text, while additional search tools--including a glossary and an index--help students locate and review important information.

NBA Champions: Portland Trail Blazers

Aaron Frisch (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600958

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A basic introduction to the Portland Trail Blazers professional basketball team, including its formation in 1970, great players such as Bill Walton, championship, and stars of today.

Towering Homes (US)

Gerry Bailey (author), Michelle Todd And Joelle Dreidemy Moreno Chiacchiera (illustrator)

Publisher: BrambleKids Ltd ISBN: 9781909711396

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Introduction to structures and buildings.

If You Were My Baby

Fran Hodgkins (author), Laura J. Bryant (illustrator)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584690900

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A sweet-dream bedtime book for nature lovers! The children in your life will learn about animals in nature, and fall asleep knowing that they, along with animal babies, are loved and secure. This book is part of Dawn Publications' new Simply Nature Board Book series!