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By: "Long, Lynette"
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series:
Seller ID: 9780764134340
For students who are intimidated by all forms of math, here is a set of easy steps that lead to an understanding of elementary algebra. The author defines all terms, points out potential pitfalls in algebraic calculation, and makes problem solving a fun activity. New in this edition are painless approaches to understanding and graphing linear equations, solving systems of linear inequalities, and graphing quadratic equations. Barron's popular "Painless Series " of study guides for middle school and high school students offer a lighthearted, often humorous approach to their subjects, trans... View more info
Seller ID: 9780064401753
Shirley Temple Wong sails from China to America with a heart full of dreams.Her new home is Brooklyn, New York. America is indeed a land full of wonders, but Shirley doesn't know any English, so it's hard to make friends. Then a miracle-baseball-happens. It is 1947, and Jackie Robinson, star of the Brooklyn Dodgers, is everyone's hero. Jackie Robinson is proving that a black man, the grandson of a slave, can make a difference in America and for Shirley as well, on the ball field and off, America becomes the land of opportunity. View more info
By: "Lord, Cynthia"
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks:
Seller ID: 9780439443838
This 2007 Newbery Honor Book is a humorous and heartwarming debut about feeling different and finding acceptance. Now in After Words paperback Twelve-year-old Catherine just wants a normal life. Which is near impossible when you have a brother with autism and a family that revolves around his disability. She's spent years trying to teach David the rules from "a peach is not a funny-looking apple" to "keep your pants on in public"---in order to head off David's embarrassing behaviors.But the summer Catherine meets Jason, a surprising, new sort-of friend, and Kristi, the next-door frien... View more info
By: "Lorentz, Dayna"
Publisher: Scholastic Press:
Seller ID: 9780545276467
The storm has passed -- but the adventure has just begun Fans of WARRIORS and WOLVES OF THE BEYOND have a new animal adventure series to sink their teeth into Shep the German shepherd doesn't know why his family has left him alone, nor does he understand the terrible, shrieking storm that tears apart his city. He just knows that the new pack of dogs he's met are his best chance at survival -- especially now that they've made enemies of the wild dogs in the city. Can Shep keep his new friends safe until his family -- maybe -- returns? "Curl up with your kibble and savor this incre... View more info
By: "Low, Alice"
Seller ID: 9780064442558
Wendy is a little witch who is afraid of her mean, bossy witch sisters--until one special Halloween night when she makes a magical discovery and outwitches her older sisters. In this new edition, complete with full-color art, Alice Low has adapted her popular story specifically for beginning readers View more info
Publisher: "Columbus, OH", Wartburg Press: 1941
Edition: (1st edition)
Seller ID: 0DT024
"Reading copy. Tight, slight page yellowing, clean interior, light age soil to exterior. Damage to top of spine (surface only). Dust jacket is present but dirty and tattered. ""the story of a stray cocker Spaniel pup which unexpectedly arrives at the home of several children..."" chapter book." View more info
By: "Lupica, Mike"
Seller ID: 9780142407578
The #1 Bestseller Michael Arroyo has a pitching arm that throws serious heat along with aspirations of leading his team all the way to the Little League World Series. But his firepower is nothing compared to the heat Michael faces in his day-to-day life. Newly orphaned after his father led the family's escape from Cuba, Michael's only family is his seventeen-yearold brother Carlos. If Social Services hears of their situation, they will be separated in the foster-care system--or worse, sent back to Cuba. Together, the boys carry on alone, dodging bills and anyone who asks too many questio... View more info
By: "Lynch, Chris"
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks:
Seller ID: 9780545270304
"The best Vietnam War novels yet for this age range." - KIRKUS REVIEWS Morris, Rudi, Ivan, and Beck are best friends for life. So when one of them is drafted into the Vietnam War, the others sign up, too - each with a different branch of the US military. Morris joins the US Navy, and he makes it his personal mission to watch over his friends from the USS Boston. But the Boston itself isn't safe from attack. And although Morris means to keep his friends safe, he may have his hands full just watching out for himself. View more info
Seller ID: 9780064405744
Eight going on nine, Rose Wilder is beginning to settle into her new life in Missouri, the Land of the Big Red Apple. Her father is building their farmhouse and she dreams of the day they'll have their own bright crop to harvest. But before that can happen, she has a fierce ice storm to contend with and her first real Christmas in the Ozarks to enjoy. View more info
Seller ID: 9780064405102
Meet Rose Wilder, Laura Ingalls Wilder's daughter, and the last of the Little House girls.Going fishing for the first time, starting in a new school, saving the farmhouse from a fire-these are the elements of young Rose Wilder's first year at Rocky Ridge Farm. She has moved there with her parents, Laura and Almanzo, to begin a new life in the Missouri Ozarks. Rose feels out of place as the new girl in her class but gradually gains confidence, and Rocky Ridge truly becomes her home.Little Farm in the Ozarks is the second book in The Rose Years, an ongoing series about another spirited girl f... View more info
Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1994
Seller ID: 05H006
"As new - gift quality! 4 children of different ethnic backgrounds (illustrations) learn to make a pizza with dad in charge. ""Hello reader!"" Level 1, Preschool - Grade 1. " View more info
By: "Mack, Tracy"
Publisher: Scholastic Press:
Seller ID: 9780439112031
Aurora is an artist, like her father. Through years of drawing lessons, he taught her about light and color, perspective and form. "The great thing about art, " Rory thinks, "is you can bring back something you've lost and keep it forever."But when her father leaves the family, it's Rory who is lost. In this exquisitely told story, a young girl must find her own way of creating, her own way of connecting, and her own way of being. View more info
Seller ID: 9780064402057
"Did Mama sing every day?"Caleb asks his sister Anna."Every-single-day," she answers."Papa sang, too."Their mother died the day after Caleb was born. Their house on the prairie is quiet now, and Papa doesn't sing anymore. Then Papa puts an ad in the paper, asking for a wife, and he receives a letter from one Sarah Elisabeth Wheaton, of Maine. Papa, Anna, and Caleb write back. Caleb asks if she sings. Sarah decides to come for a month. She writes Papa: I will come by train. I will wear a yellow bonnet. I am plain and tall, and Tell them I sing. Anna and Caleb wait and wonder. Will Sarah be n... View more info