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First Thousand Words in German with Easy Pronunciation Guide

By: "Amery, Tucking and Cartwright"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1979

Seller ID: 16Y009

ISBN: 0860202682

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for owner's name in pencil on title page. Wonderful cartoons of a place are used to group words, which each have their own drawing, from Zu Hause thru Das Geschaft. Followed by groups based on a concept from Das Essen thru Der Zirkus. Ending with a pronunciation guide for all the words in the book. Text in German except for Introduction which is in English. 63 pages. Oversize, may require additional postage for Priority or International." View more info

Rama Judicial de Connecticut - Libro para colorear

By: "Apple, Ginny (Zecarias Kidane & Jen Ensign, illus.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: 2002

Seller ID: 6-4Y004

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for faint soil to front cover. 32 staple-bound pages (8.5x11"") with full page large drawings, designed for coloring, and simple large print captions explaining the judicial system of Connecticut, its courts, personnel and processes. Appropriate for copying. TEXT In SPANISH" View more info

Sid's War (Sparks World War Two)

By: "Blake, Jon (Kate Sheppard, illus.)"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1999

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 66P025

ISBN: 0749634456

Condition: FINE

"As new. ""a wonderful introduction to history through beautifully written stories and engaging artwork... a story of wartime evacuation,...(as)...Children move out of the cities and into the British countryside during World War II bombings.., humorously told through the eyes of a boy who has a tough time in his new household" View more info

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Ron's Big Mission

By: "Blue, Rose, Naden, Corinne"

Price: $16.99

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile:

Seller ID: 9780525478492

ISBN: 0525478493

Condition: NEW

Nine-year-old Ron loves going to the Lake City Public Library to look through all the books on airplanes and flight. Today, Ron is ready to take out books by "himself." But in the segregated world of South Carolina in the 1950s, Ron's obtaining his own library card is not just a small rite of passage?it is a young man's fi rst courageous mission. Here is an inspiring story, based on Ron McNair's life, of how a little boy, future scientist, and "Challenger" astronaut desegregated his library through peaceful resistance. View more info

"Insectos Voladores y Saltarines: Observa, Juega y Descubre la Fauna en Casa (Original title: J'observe les insectes: fourmis, mouches, grillons)"

By: "Brillon, Gilles"

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1994

Edition: (1st Spanish edition)

Seller ID: 11T015

ISBN: 9684037538

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean except for stain on exterior page edges that has spread onto the last 2 pages, slight curl. 5 creased page corners and crese on back cover. Edgewear to covers and spine ends. ""te intiva a que conozcas esos animalitos que pueblan tu jardin, o el parque mas cercano a tu casa..."" Text in Spanish. 175 pages illustrated with black and white line drawings. " View more info

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Harry Houdini for Kids: His Life and Adventures with 21 Magic Tricks and Illusions (For Kids series)

By: "Carlson, Laurie"

Price: $9.45

Publisher: Chicago Review Press:

Seller ID: 9781556527821

ISBN: 1556527829

Condition: GOOD

Illusionist, escape artist, movie star, aviator, and spy--Harry Houdini was all these and an international celebrity and the world's most famous magician. This fascinating biography looks at all the facets of Houdini's amazing life and includes 21 magic tricks and illusions for a hands-on learning experience. Children will be inspired by this Jewish immigrant who grew up in poverty and, through perseverance and hard work, went on to become one of the most popular and successful entertainers of all time. Houdini was an artist who created his acts carefully, practicing them for years in some cas... View more info

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What Do Authors Do?

By: "Christelow, Eileen"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers:

Seller ID: 9780395866214

ISBN: 0395866219

Condition: GOOD

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Southwest Indians Coloring Book (Dover History Coloring Book)

By: "Copeland, Peter F., Books, Coloring"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486279640

ISBN: 0486279642

Condition: GOOD

Forty detailed, carefully researched illustrations depict Native Americans from the 1840s to 1980s: Pima basket maker, Navajo medicine man and braves, Hopi pottery makers, Acoma woman baking bread, Pueblo flute player, modern Yuma woman and child, tribal drum makers of the Taos pueblo, Zuni turquoise driller, and more. Descriptive captions included. View more info

Wings of Adventure- Paper Airplanes That really Fly!

By: "Dewar, Andrew"

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Singapore, 2004

Seller ID: 5-DY006

ISBN: 0794602169

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for tiny spot on top edge of exterior page edges, a shadow of a price sticker and tiny rub on one corner of the front cover. ""Relive some of history's most amazing flights (Lindbergh, Saint-Exupery, and Burt Rutan/ Voyager and more)... build scale models of the airplanes that flew them…Includes 12 paper kits ready-to-assemble...""" View more info

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"Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.'s American Heroes: Robert Smalls, the Boat Thief"

By: "F., ROBERT, JR."

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Hyperion Book CH:

Seller ID: 9781423108023

ISBN: 1423108027

Condition: very good

On a moonlit night in the spring of 1862, six slaves stole one of the Confederacy's most crucial gunships from its wharf in the South Carolina port of Charleston, and delivered it to the Federal Navy. This audacious and intricately coordinated escape, masterminded by a 24-year-old sailor named Robert Smalls, astonished the world and exploded the Confederate claim that Southern slaves did not crave freedom or have the ability to take decisive action. Robert Smalls's heroic career had only begun. A brilliant sailor and strategist, he was quickly promoted to the rank of captain in the Federal... View more info


By: "Farndon, John"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dempsey Parr:

Seller ID: 9781840844085

ISBN: 1840844086

Condition: GOOD

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Stone Age Sentinel - The latest new from the dawn of time!

By: "Fleming & Dowswell (Smith, Hersey, McCaig, Tomlins & Woods - illus.)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1998

Seller ID: 6-1Y008

ISBN: 0746069006

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! 36 pages of factual information on Stone Age history, tabloid style, on glossy paper with color illustrations in the articles (""Cave Dwellers in Graffiti Battle"", ""Mammoth Shortage Causes Concern"", and many, many more) and the ads (""Make your own fire with Ugbert's rubbing sticks"", ""Furbelows - The Designer Pelt Outlet"", and many, many more. 36 pages, 8.5x11"", tabloid style." View more info

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The Ancient Greeks (Spotlights)

By: "Freeman, Charles"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: "Oxford University Press, USA":

Seller ID: 9780195212389

ISBN: 019521238X

Condition: GOOD

From Homer's Iliad to a farmer's hard life in the hilly farmlands near Athens, here's an introduction to daily life in Greece 2,500 years ago. Young readers will learn about early democracy, city-states, warfare, religion, and the history of the region. But they will also read about a chariot race, see a cutaway of a typical home, join the bride and groom at a wedding feast, and attend a play at a theater built into a hillside. With color illustrations on every page, this concise and fact-filled introduction to ancient Greece will please even the most reluctant of readers. View more info

Rough and Ready Loggers

By: "Gintzler, A. S."

Price: $12.95

Publisher: John Muir Pubns:

Seller ID: 9781562611644

ISBN: 156261164X

Condition: GOOD

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Mexico (First Reports: Countries)

By: "Gray, Shirley W."

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Compass Point Books:

Seller ID: 9780756500313

ISBN: 0756500311

Condition: GOOD

These comprehensive books take students on a journey through the diversity of our world. Topics range from interesting animals to cultural and natural world studies. Readers will find plenty of information for report writing on classroom studies. Each book includes a Want to Know More? section for locating additional information, and an At a Glance section with important dates and related information.Each book in this series takes a look at the geography, culture, and history of a country. Interesting places and cultures particular to the country are explained in a way that will attract the... View more info

Look Closer: Tree Life

By: "Greenway, Theresa (Kim Taylor, photos)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1998

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 06Y001

ISBN: 0789434776

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""Take a closer look at nature…larger-than-life photographs that help young readers study …the natural world of a tree as never before…"" 28 pages full of color photos and data on each of the trees inhabitants, from wood ants to woodpeckers. 7-7/8"" square." View more info

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Price: $8.00


Seller ID: 9780756607654

ISBN: 0756607655

Condition: GOOD

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Donnerblitzbub Wolfgang Amdeus

By: "Hinderks-Kutscher, Rotraut"

Price: $23.95

Publisher: "Munich, Germany", 1979

Seller ID: 4-2P002

ISBN: 3423070285

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for faintest shelfwear to exterior. ""Drei Jahre ist Wolfgang Moyart alt, als er zum erstenmal einen Dreiklang anschlägt. Von da an übt er unermüdlich auf dem geliebten Klavier."" 137 pages illustrated with small drawings and playable pieces of music. Text in German. " View more info

Nations of the World

By: "Jarolimek, John"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: NY, ©1982

Edition: (1st printing)

Seller ID: 61X001

ISBN: 0021498806

Condition: GOOD

"Macmillan Social Studies Series - Junior High? Tight, bright, light age soil to exterior, square. Some folded page corners, worn corners and spine ends of covers, some writing on end papers and page edges. Interior intact, clean." View more info