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Driven by Emotions: Five Stories Told from the Mind
Driven by Emotions
Five Stories Told from the Mind
Hardcover      ISBN: 1484722035
A middle-grade compilation inspired by the forthcoming film dedicates chapters to different retellings of the film's story from the perspective of Riley's emotions, including Joy, Sadness and Fear. 50,000 first printing. Movie tie-in.
The Girls' Book of Glamour: A Guide to Being a Goddess
The Girls' Book of Glamour
A Guide to Being a Goddess
Hardcover      ISBN: 0545085373
Transform yourself from drab to fab with this nifty guide to all things glamorous! Whether you want to have the shiniest hair or convince people you're a celebrity, this book will show you how! Being a glamour goddess has never been so easy. Inside this handy guide you'll find instructions on how to host a spa party, create your own style, exit a limo gracefully, make your own body glitter, persuade your best friend to lend you her clothes, put on a fashion show, make your own jewelry box, and much, much more!
You Can Call Me Willy: A Story for Children About AIDS
You Can Call Me Willy
A Story for Children About AIDS
Paperback      ISBN: 0945354606
Although eight-year-old Willy has AIDS, she wants to play baseball
A Smart Girl's Guide to Liking Herself-Even on the Bad Days
A Smart Girl's Guide to Liking Herself-Even on the Bad Days
Paperback      ISBN: 1593699433
In an advice-filled book that helps teach girls to feel their best in all kinds of situations, girls will learn how high self-esteem can turn a good day into a great one, while low self-esteem can make a bad day even worse. Original. 40,000 first printing.
First Things First: An Illustrated Collection of Sayings Useful and Familiar for Children
First Things First
An Illustrated Collection of Sayings Useful and Familiar for Children
Paperback      ISBN: 0064433005
A colorful collection of nearly two dozen familiar sayings--such as birds of a feather flock together, too many cooks spoil the broth, and more--help young readers learn proverbs
Where Did I Come from
Where Did I Come from
Paperback      ISBN: 0818402539
An honest, gently humorous, illustrated guide for children and their parents provides basic information about sex
Deron Goes to Nursery School
Deron Goes to Nursery School
Paperback      ISBN: 1847802524
First Experiences is an exciting series portraying young children's very first experience of nursery school, time with grandparents and other events. The first time for anything can be daunting, and these books set out to familiarise children, through simple read-aloud words and beautiful photos, with what seems at first unfamiliar but will eventually become a routine part of everyday life. Deron and his mum get ready for his first day at a Ghanaian nursery school. When theya rrive, he meets his teacher and the other children, does a bit of writing, sings and dances, has lunch and a little rest - and when he gets home, he can't wait to go back again and play with his new friends.
My Family's Changing: A First Look at Family Break Up
My Family's Changing
A First Look at Family Break Up
Paperback      ISBN: 0764109952
Explains divorce in simple terms and addresses the normal fears, worries, and questions that children have when families break up
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The "What's Happening to My Body?" Book for Boys
Paperback      ISBN: 1557047650
Provides information and advice concerning the physical, psychological, and behavioral changes associated with puberty.
Say No to Bullying
Say No to Bullying
Paperback      ISBN: 143800401x
Covers the basics of bullying, discusses the reasons people bully, and provides guidance for readers both dealing with bullies and identifying if they themselves are bullies.