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All The World
Scanlon, Liz Garton

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All the world is here.

It is there.

It is everywhere.

All the world is right where you are.

Now.

Following a circle of family and friends through the course of a day from morning till night, this book affirms the importance of all things great and small in our world, from...

Item No. 9781416985808
$18.99
Before Colors: Where Pigments and Dyes Come From
Pimentel, Annette Bay

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From award-winning author Annette Bay Pimentel and illustrator Madison Safer, Before Colors is an oversize nonfiction picture book exploring pigments and dyes made from natural sources--across time and around the world.

Colors don't come out of nothing.
They...

Item No. 9781419757068
$24.99
Blueberries for Sal 6M
McCloskey, Robert

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What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub?

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Item No. 9780593766620
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Farmhouse - To Be Autographed 12/9
Blackall, Sophie

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Two-time Caldecott Medalist Sophie Blackall invites readers to peek through windows that shine like real glass on this lavish book's cover, and explore the dollhouse-like world of a beloved farmhouse where twelve children were born and raised.

Over a hill, at the end of a road, by a...

Item No. 9780316528948
$18.99
Fingerprint Drawing Book
Emberley, Ed

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Using fingerprints and a few dots, scribbles, and lines, Ed Emberley shows would-be artists how to make all sorts of pictures, inlcuding frogs, trains, flowers, clowns, dragons, and more! This classic book is packed with fun things that kids-and many adults-really want to create. Easy and fun, the...
Item No. 9780316789691
$10.99
Freestyle
Galligan, Gale

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From New York Times bestselling author Gale Galligan, a fun, high-energy graphic novel about friendship, family, and the last hurrahs of middle school.

Cory's dance crew is getting ready for a major competition. It's the last one before they graduate eighth grade and...

Item No. 9781338045802
$12.99
Frog And Toad Are Friends - Softcover
Lobel, Arnold

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In 1957, Harper published its first I Can Read title, Little Bear, written by Else Holmelund Minarik and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Large type, simple vocabulary, chapter-like divisions, and decorative pictures made Little Bear perfect for emerging readers
Item No. 9780064440202
$5.99
Glow in the Dark Night Sky Stickers
Menges, Jeff A

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Jewels of the night sky glow in the dark! You'll become a night sky traveler in your own room when these stickers start to shine! Twelve glow-in-the-dark images of a spiral galaxy, a comet, an asteroid, stars, Earth, and other planets light up when the sun goes down.
Item No. 9780486449159
$2.99
Holding Her Own: The Exceptional Life of Jackie Ormes
Todd, Traci N

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An evocative picture book biography about the prolific life of Jackie Ormes, whose groundbreaking cartoons became some of the first empowering depictions of Black women in America!

Jackie Ormes made history. She was the first Black woman cartoonist to be nationally syndicated in the...

Item No. 9781338305906
$21.99
Jan Brett Christmas Treasury
Brett, Jan

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A festive treasury featuring seven of Jan Brett's classic Christmas titles, a perfect gift that will be the center of family holidays for years to come!

This deluxe Christmas collection is the perfect holiday gift! It includes seven of Jan Brett's most beloved Yuletide...

Item No. 9780525517184
$42.00
Matilda
Dahl, Roald

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From the bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The BFG!

Now a musical on Broadway and streaming on Netflix!

Matilda is a sweet, exceptional young girl, but her parents think she's just a nuisance. She expects school to be different but there...

Item No. 9780142410370
$8.99
Me & Mama
Cabrera, Cozbi A

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A Caldecott and Coretta Scott King Honor Book

Mama's love is brighter than the sun, even on the rainiest of days. This celebration of a mother-daughter relationship is perfect for sharing with little ones!

On a rainy day when the house smells like cinnamon...

Item No. 9781534454217
$17.99
Mythical Mermaids Coloring Book
Noble, Marty

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Thirty beautifully depicted mermaids -- and a few mermen! -- represent myths and folktales from ancient Syria, Africa, the British Isles, and many other cultures. Sophisticated, ready-to-color underwater scenes portray these alluring creatures of legend in glorious detail. Brief captions...

Item No. 9780486481692
$3.99
Nameless City #1
Hicks, Faith Erin

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Every nation that invades the City gives it a new name. But before long, new invaders arrive and the City changes hands once again. The natives don't let themselves get caught up in the unending wars. To them, their home is the Nameless City, and those who try to name it are forever outsiders....

Item No. 9781626721562
$16.99
Narwhal Puppet
Item No. 3105
$38.99
Nikki McClure Card - Equal

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Images are cut from a single piece of paper...

Item No. NM69
$5.95
On My Way Bookstore Socks

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Richard Scarry: On My Way to the Bookstore adult socks Product Details - Unisex - 75% cotton, 20% polyester, 5% spandex Size & Fit - Small: Shoe Sizes: 5.5-9/Sock: 9-11 - Large: Shoe Sizes: 8.5-12/Sock: 10-13
Item No. 9780593776520
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Papa Please Get The Moon For Me - Mini Book
Carle, Eric

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Monica wants to play with the moon, but she can't quite seem to reach it. This story literally unfolds as the pages extend both outward and upward, and readers will empathize with Monica's longing for the moon as well as be reassured by her father's willingness to try to make her dream come true.
Item No. 9780887081774
$7.99
Card-Baking Gnome
Wahl, Phoebe

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A gnome bakes at home with a little one along for the ride.

This...

Item No. 73945448
$6.95
Pigeon Needs a Bath Book
Willems, Mo

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The Pigeon really needs a bath! Except, the Pigeon's not so sure about that. Besides, he took a bath last month! Maybe. It's going to take some serious convincing to try and get the Pigeon to take the plunge.
A Mo Willems' fan favorite condensed in a bath book format.

Item No. 9781368046329
$8.99
Queer Heroes
Sicardi, Arabelle

  Staff Pick

* 2019 EUREKA! Honor Award *

This beautiful, bold book celebrates the achievements of LGBTQ+ people through history and from around the world--featuring dynamic full-color portraits of a diverse selection of 53 inspirational role models accompanied by short biographies that focus on their...

Item No. 9781786034762
$22.99
Sunshine
Krosoczka, Jarrett J

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The extraordinary -- and extraordinarily powerful -- follow-up to Hey, Kiddo.

When Jarrett J. Krosoczka was in high school, he was part of a program that sent students to be counselors at a camp for seriously ill kids and their families. Going into it, Jarrett was...

Item No. 9781338356311
$14.99
Thank You, Omu
Mora, Oge

  Staff Pick

A Caldecott Honor Book

In this Caldecott Honor winner perfect for the Thanksgiving season and for fans of Last Stop on Market Street, a generous woman is rewarded by her community. A Spanish edition, ¡Gracias, Omu!, is also available for purchase.

Everyone in...

Item No. 9780316431248
$18.99
The Secret Garden Graphic Novel

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Green-growing secrets and powerful magic await you at Misselthwaite Manor, now reimagined in this bewitching graphic novel adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett's beloved tale. From Mariah Marsden, author of the critically acclaimed Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel, comes the...

Item No. 9781524858155
$11.99
The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse
Barnett, Mac

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This is a story about a duck and mouse who get swallowed by a wolf, and then decide to live in his belly.

Early one morning a mouse met a wolf
and was quickly gobbled up.

When a woeful mouse is swallowed by a wolf, he quickly learns he is not alone: a duck has...

Item No. 9780763677541
$18.99