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Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever
Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever
Hardcover      ISBN: 0307155102

Richard Scarry's classic word book that's perfect for every child

Welcome to Richard Scarry's Best Word Book Ever Featuring everything from an airport to a grocery store, this fun-filled book has hundreds of objects clearly labeled so that little readers can expand their vocabularies. In print for fifty years, this classic book has sold over 5 million copies around the world and brought billions of new words to little ones across the globe. Learning has never been more fun

The First Thanksgiving
The First Thanksgiving
Paperback      ISBN: 0679802185

History comes to life on the page as readers learn the story of the Pilgrims hosting the first Thanksgiving in this Step into Reading Step 3 story. Vividly retold in simple language for beginning readers, this book is ideal for 1st to 3rd grade readers

Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics. For children who are ready to read on their own.
If You Traveled West in a Covered Wagon
If You Traveled West in a Covered Wagon
Paperback      ISBN: 0590451588

If you traveled west in a covered wagon
--Would you ride in the wagon for the whole trip?
--How would you cross rivers when there were no bridges?
--Without road signs, how would you know where you were?

This book tells you what it was like to be a pioneer and travel west to Oregon in the 1840s.
Where Did I Come From?
Where Did I Come From?
Paperback      ISBN: 0818402539

Describes the reproductive process from intercourse to birth.

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

Mummies Made in Egypt
Mummies Made in Egypt
by Aliki
Paperback      ISBN: 0064460118

Aliki describes and illustrates the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt.

Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction
Cathedral
The Story of Its Construction
Paperback      ISBN: 0395316685

Readers worldwide recognize Caldecott Medal winner David Macaulay's imaginary Cathedral of Chutreaux. This critically acclaimed book has been translated into a dozen languages and remains a classic of children's literature and a touchstone for budding architects. Cathedral's numerous awards include a prestigious Caldecott Honor and designation as a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year for Macaulay's intricate pen-and-ink illustrations.

Journey back to centuries long ago and visit the fictional people of twelfth-, thirteenth-, and fourteenth-century Europe whose dreams, like Cathedral, stand the test of time.

This title has been selected as a Common Core text exemplar (Grades 6-8, Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics, and Technical Studies).

Dolphins!
Dolphins!
Paperback      ISBN: 0679844376

Illus. in full color. Chock-full of information about the most sensitive, intelligent, and friendly of large aquatic creatures, Dolphins should fare swimmingly with kids who read about whales and sharks.

The Furry Animal Alphabet Book
The Furry Animal Alphabet Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0881064645

This fact-filled text with richly-detailed illustrations introduces not only the alphabet but also the wonders of the mammal world.

What mammal jumps ten feet high to avoid hungry lions?
What monkey almost always gives birth to twins?
What mammal has a nose so large that it has to be moved out the way just to eat?
What mammal has eyes that are bigger than its brain?
Jerry Pallotta and Edgar Stewart deliver an intriguing book which will fascinate young children.
Jambo Means Hello: A Swahili Alphabet Book
Jambo Means Hello
A Swahili Alphabet Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0140546529
A companion to the Caldecott Honor Book Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book

Jambo Means Hello introduces children to the Swahili alphabet with helpful pronunciation keys, while presenting East African culture and lifestyles through an easy-to-understand narrative and vivid illustrations.

A Caldecott Honor Book

* "A lyrical song of Swahili life."--School Library Journal, starred review