Children's Non-Fiction
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Richard Scarry's Cars and Trucks and Things That Go
Richard Scarry's Cars and Trucks and Things That Go
Hardcover      ISBN: 0307157857
Children learn about various vehicles while following the Pig family on their picnic adventure
Sing a Song of Popcorn: Every Child's Book of Poems
Sing a Song of Popcorn
Every Child's Book of Poems
School & Library      ISBN: 059043974x
A collection of poems by a variety of famous authors is accompanied by illustrations by nine Caldecott medalists.
The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto
The Bravest Dog Ever
The True Story of Balto
Paperback      ISBN: 0394896955
Chronicles the fascinating true-life adventure of Balto, the dog who traveled more than fifty miles of snow-covered terrain to bring medical relief to the children of Alaska. Simultaneous.
We're Different, We're the Same
We're Different, We're the Same
Paperback      ISBN: 0679832270
Illustrations and simple rhyming text show that while the body parts of various human and Muppet characters may look different, they have similar uses.
Ride a Purple Pelican
Ride a Purple Pelican
Hardcover      ISBN: 0688040314
A collection of short nonsense verses and nursery rhymes introducing such characters as Cincinnati Patty, Justin Austin and Pennington Poe
A Light in the Attic
A Light in the Attic
Hardcover      ISBN: 0060256737
A collection of humorous poems and drawings.
I Want to Be Somebody New!
I Want to Be Somebody New!
Hardcover      ISBN: 0394876164
Spot, the magical polka-dot leopard, becomes bored with his "spot" tricks and uses his magic to transform himself into somebody new
The New Kid on the Block
The New Kid on the Block
Hardcover      ISBN: 0688022715
Humorous poems about such strange creatures and people as Baloney Belly Billy and the Gloopy Gloopers.
What Makes Day and Night
What Makes Day and Night
Paperback      ISBN: 0064450503
A simple explanation of how the rotation of the earth causes night and day
Hungry, Hungry Sharks
Hungry, Hungry Sharks
Paperback      ISBN: 0394874714
A simple discussion of the kinds of sharks and their behavior