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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

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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

Universe

By: "Farndon, John"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dempsey Parr:

Seller ID: 9781840844085

ISBN: 1840844086

Condition: GOOD


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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

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Universe (DK Eyewitness Books)

By: "Kerrod, Robin"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: DK CHILDREN:

Seller ID: 9780756650308

ISBN: 0756650305

Condition: very good


The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, "Eyewitness Books" provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. "Eyewitness Universe" is DK's classic look at black holes, galaxies, and other amazing features of the universe, now reissued with a CD and wall chart. View more info

Subtraction Action

By: "Leedy, Loreen"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic Inc:

Seller ID: 9780439300377

ISBN: 0439300371

Condition: GOOD


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Supergiants: The Biggest Dinosaurs

By: "Lessem, Don"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Scholastic:

Seller ID: 9780590115360

ISBN: 0590115367

Condition: GOOD


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Astronomy (DK Eyewitness Books)

By: "Lippincott, Kristen"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: DK Children:

Seller ID: 9780756637675

ISBN: 0756637678

Condition: very good


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Why Should I Listen? (Why Should I? Books)

By: "Llewellyn, Claire"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series:

Seller ID: 9780764132193

ISBN: 0764132199

Condition: GOOD


When children are caught up by the excitement of the moment, they sometimes forget to listen--and the result might be an accident or an avoidable mistake. This book helps them understand the importance of listening to parents and teachers. Titles in the enlightening and entertaining "Why Should I? " series of picture storybooks answer questions that younger boys and girls are likely to ask about a wide range of topics. Part of every child's development consists of asking questions about themselves, their friends and neighbors, and their surroundings. "Why Should I? " books help them discover g... View more info

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Castle

By: "Macaulay, David"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers:

Seller ID: 9780395329207

ISBN: 0395329205

Condition: very good


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Investigating the Supernatural (Forensic Files)

By: "Mason, Paul"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Heinemann/Raintree:

Seller ID: 9781403454720

ISBN: 1403454728

Condition: GOOD


Each book explores the lives of fascinating animals in danger of extinction, as well as those who have been saved, and offers solutions for protecting the animals' environment, and how the reader can get involved. Features include world maps of habitat areas, population statistics, food webs that show the relationship between the animal and other organisms, and case studies of conservation efforts. View more info

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The Pilgrims' First Thanksgiving

By: "Mcgovern, Ann"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780590461887

ISBN: 0590461885

Condition: GOOD


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Dinosaurs: A Lost World (A Pop-up book)

By: "Moseley, Keith"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Putnam Juvenile:

Seller ID: 9780399210631

ISBN: 0399210636

Condition: GOOD


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The Peanut Butter Jam

By: "Nassau, Elizabeth Sussman"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Health Press (NM):

Seller ID: 9780929173351

ISBN: 092917335X

Condition: GOOD


Sam's in a jam when his classmates work on a project using peanut butter. Sam is allergic to peanuts This delightful story promotes understanding, tolerance, and sensitivity to the seriousness of allergies and other health issues. View more info

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"The Everything Kids' Astronomy Book: Blast into outer space with stellar facts, intergalactic trivia, and out-of-this-world puzzles"

By: "Wagner, Kathi,Racine, Sheryl"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Everything:

Seller ID: 9781598695441

ISBN: 1598695444

Condition: GOOD


Explore the galaxies Aliens, space ships, and constellations, oh my Ride on a rocket ship to another galaxy with this stellar book. With "The Everything Kids' Astronomy Book," astronomers-in-training will learn: How galaxies like the Milky Way were built.Why the sun's surface is 20,000-50,000-degrees Fahrenheit.Why the earth spins and how gravity works.What comets and asteroids are made of and how they affect planets.The truth about the man in the moon.Why Mars is so hot and what those rings around Saturn are.What scientists think about aliens and life in outer space If you want to build a... View more info