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  • The Life Fantastic: A Novel in Three Acts
    Views : 323
    Pages : 256

    by: Liza Ketchum

    Publisher: pMerit Press

    Book Description

    Raised on the road with vaudevillian parents and gifted with a golden voice, young Teresa LeClair sets out to “shoot for the stars—or die trying” in Ketchum’s newest historical novel.

    Though Resa longs for fame and the bright ligh ... more

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    2017-01-01

    ISBN-10: 1440598762

    ISBN-13: 9781440598760

    Language: English

  • Krysia: A Polish Girl's Stolen Childhood During World War II
    Views : 80
    Pages : 192

    by: Krystyna Mihulka Krystyna Poray Goddu

    Publisher: pChicago Review Press

    Book Description

    A young girl endures life as a political prisoner.

    In 1939, when Krystyna “Krysia” Mihulka was 9, Russia invaded Poland. Her straightforward first-person narration, crafted with the assistance of Goddu, is convincingly childlike thoug ... more

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    2017-01-01

    ISBN-10: 1613734417

    ISBN-13: 9781613734414

    Language: English

  • Perfect
    Views : 356
    Pages : 36

    by: Nicola Davies Cathy Fisher

    Publisher: pGraffeg

    Book Description

    A fledgling swift helps a child cope with disappointment when a baby sister is different than expected.

    The swifts return the same day the baby comes home from the hospital. The white narrator watches from the window, imagining "raci ... more

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    2016-11-01

    ISBN-10: 1910862460

    ISBN-13: 9781910862469

    Language: English

  • Ultimate Explorer Field Guide: Reptiles and Amphibians: Find Adventure! Go Outside! Have Fun! Be a Backyard Ranger and Amphibian Adventurer (National Geographic Kids: Ultimate Explorer Field Guide)
    Views : 491
    Pages : 160

    by: Catherine Herbert Howell

    Publisher: pNational Geographic Children's Books

    Book Description

    Following two titles focusing on birds and rocks and minerals (both 2016, not reviewed), the Ultimate Explorer field-guide series continues to expand.

    With its compact trim, strong visuals, and easy-to-use table of contents, glossary, and ... more

    Publish on

    2016-10-25

    ISBN-10: 1426325444

    ISBN-13: 9781426325441

    Language: English

  • Ocean (Topsy Turvy World)
    Views : 415
    Pages : 24

    by: Wes Magee Tracey Tucker

    Publisher: pQEB Publishing

    Book Description

    A set of unabashedly surreal marine mix-ups designed to inspire young rhymesters.

    Rhymes—not always exact ones—definitely trump logic as well as metrical regularity in these boisterous quatrains. Plunging in without preamble, Magee op ... more

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    2016-10-15

    ISBN-10: 1609929993

    ISBN-13: 9781609929992

    Language: English

  • Wind: Explore, create and investigate (What On Earth?)
    Views : 62
    Pages : 64

    by: Isabel Thomas Pau Morgan

    Publisher: pQEB Publishing

    Book Description

    A multifaceted invitation to young readers to explore, create, and investigate the phenomenon of wind.

    As part of a new series with an interdisciplinary approach to learning about our world, this combines reading with doing, offering fact ... more

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    2016-09-21

    ISBN-10: 1682970183

    ISBN-13: 9781682970188

    Language: English

  • Revolutionaries (Shifters)
    Views : 285
    Pages : 400

    by: Douglas Pershing Angelia Pershing

    Publisher: pPershing Books

    Book Description

    This third volume of a YA series finds the Ascunse siblings on different planets and at odds thanks to a formidable manipulator.

    Fifteen-year-old Tanner and 14-year-old Ryland had been leading normal lives until they learned the ... more

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    2016-11-14

    ISBN-10: 0997512938

    ISBN-13: 9780997512939

    Language: English