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You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Mother Goose Tales to Read Together

You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Mother Goose Tales to Read Together

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Join the fun as familiar Mother Goose characters take starring roles in this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling series YOU READ TO ME, I'LL READ TO YOU. Designed with budding readers in mind, each of the tales is set in three columns with color-coded type as a script for two voices to read separately and together. These tales with a twist will delight and amuse young readers!
You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Stories to Read Together

You Read to Me, I'll Read to You: Very Short Stories to Read Together

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Here's a book with something new - you read to me! I'll read to you! We'll read each page to one another - you'll read one side, I the other.

A unique book 'in two voices' that uses traditional reading teaching techniques (alliteration, rhyme, repetition, short sentences) to invite young children to read along with an adult. Each of the twelve short stories fit on one spread and features childlike themes - family, friendship, pets and seasons. With clear, color-coded typography and amusing illustrations, this collection is sure to entertain.

You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pyramid Builder! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want To... Ancient Civili

You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pyramid Builder! (Revised Edition) (You Wouldn't Want To... Ancient Civili

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This interactive series will enthrall young and reluctant readers (Ages 8-12) by making them part of the story.

Invites readers to become the main character. Each book uses humorous illustrations to depict the sometimes dark and horrific side of life during important eras in history.
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Salem Witch!: Bizarre Accusations You'd Rather Not Face

You Wouldn't Want to Be a Salem Witch!: Bizarre Accusations You'd Rather Not Face

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This interactive series will enthrall young and reluctant readers (Ages 8-12) by making them part of the story.

Invites readers to become the main character. Each book uses humorous illustrations to depict the sometimes dark and horrific side of life during important eras in history. So you think your friends and family will stick by you through thick and thin? Then you wouldn't want to be accused of practicing witchcraft in 17th-century Salem--where practically everyone you know would send you to prison or even Gallows Hill, just to save themselves.
You're a Good Dog, Carl!

You're a Good Dog, Carl!

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""Take good care of the baby, Carl.""

Mother knows she can trust Carl, a large and lovable Rottweiler, to watch over baby Madeleine. What she doesn't know is that the minute she's gone, Carl and the baby gallop off on adventures. In this collection of six of Alexandra Day's popular Carl stories, Carl and the baby explore a department store, a park, and even a masquerade ball and always make it back before Mother knows they're gone. Carl and Madeleine's joyful romps, told mainly through lush, wordless spreads, are gathered together here for the first time, and will delight children and all those who take care of them."

You're Toast and Other Metaphors We Adore

You're Toast and Other Metaphors We Adore

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Here's a BRIGHT IDEA -- read this book! It's a PIECE OF CAKE! Even if you're sharp as a tack, metaphors can be confusing. But this colorful, silly picture book by Nancy Loewen is sure to engage and educate young readers, while teaching them about various figures of speech. A must read!
Young Artists Draw Animals

Young Artists Draw Animals

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Do You Love Animals? Now you can learn to draw them on your own!

This book has everything that the animal-loving artist needs! To get started, you'll learn how to draw animals' basic head and body shapes . . . and that's just the beginning! Over 100 different animals from around the world--from playful dogs, cuddly cats, and hungry bears to clever monkeys, giant giraffes, and ferocious sharks--are broken down into easy-to-follow steps so that you can start drawing all of your favorite animals right away.

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Young Fearless Awesome

Young Fearless Awesome

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Meet 25 young people who changed the world! Learn about some of the most gifted and brave young people on the planet and the great things they achieved. From musical geniuses to environmental activists, Young, Fearless, Awesome is packed with inspiring tales of passion and courage. It features modern-day activists including Greta Thunberg, Felix Finkbeiner and Emma González, plus a selection of inspirational heroes from recent history, such as Anne Frank and Claudette Colvin. These amazing youths stood up for what they believed in, spoke out against injustice, and overcame huge obstacles to make a change.
Young Hans Christian Andersen

Young Hans Christian Andersen

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In this intimate and gripping biography of one of the world's greatest storytellers, Hesse and acclaimed artist Blegvad connect Andersen's own experiences to the timeless stories he created. Full color.
Young Magician: Magic Tricks

Young Magician: Magic Tricks

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Oliver Ho provides step-by-step directions for performing simple magic tricks using common household objects. All 22 tricks will make your friends and family beg you to do them again and again.
Young People's History of the United States

Young People's History of the United States

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A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, slaves, immigrants, women, Native Americans, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people. A Young People's History of the United States is also a companion volume to The People Speak, the film adapted from A People's History of the United States and Voices of a People's History of the United States.
Beginning with a look at Christopher Columbus's arrival through the eyes of the Arawak Indians, then leading the reader through the struggles for workers' rights, women's rights, and civil rights during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and ending with the current protests against continued American imperialism, Zinn in the volumes of A Young People's History of the United States presents a radical new way of understanding America's history. In so doing, he reminds readers that America's true greatness is shaped by our dissident voices, not our military generals.
Young People's History of the United States Vol.1: Columbus to the Robber Barons

Young People's History of the United States Vol.1: Columbus to the Robber Barons

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A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, slaves, immigrants, women, Native Americans, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people.

Volume 1 begins with a look at Christopher Columbus's arrival through the eyes of the Arawak Indians, then leads the reader through the earliest struggles for workers' rights, women's rights, and civil rights during the 18th and 19th centuries. Volume 2 picks the thread up in the early 20th century, covering both World Wars, Vietnam, the Black Rights movement, and ending with the current protests against continued American imperialism. Zinn presents a radical new way of understanding America's history. In so doing, he reminds readers that America's true greatness is shaped by our dissident voices, not our military generals.

A Young People's History of the United States is also a companion volume to The People Speak, the film adapted from A People's History of the United States and Voices of a People's History of the United States.

Young People's History of the United States Vol.2: The Spanish-American War to

Young People's History of the United States Vol.2: The Spanish-American War to

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A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, slaves, immigrants, women, Native Americans, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people.

Volume 1 begins with a look at Christopher Columbus's arrival through the eyes of the Arawak Indians, then leads the reader through the earliest struggles for workers' rights, women's rights, and civil rights during the 18th and 19th centuries. Volume 2 picks the thread up in the early 20th century, covering both World Wars, Vietnam, the Black Rights movement, and ending with the current protests against continued American imperialism. Zinn presents a radical new way of understanding America's history. In so doing, he reminds readers that America's true greatness is shaped by our dissident voices, not our military generals.

A Young People's History of the United States is also a companion volume to The People Speak, the film adapted from A People's History of the United States and Voices of a People's History of the United States.

Young Scientist's Guide to Defying Disasters with Skill & Daring

Young Scientist's Guide to Defying Disasters with Skill & Daring

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An insider's guide to the science and mechanics of planet Earth.

If you have a thirst for adventure and dodging danger then welcome! You are now part of a very elite and specialized group of explorers who, by the end of this book, will have the firsthand skills and know-how to defy even the most dangerous situations on earth.

Complete with hands-on experiments, A Young Scientist's Guide to Defying Disasters is your guide to surviving anything planet Earth can throw at you! Ever conquered a limnic eruption or a lahar? No? Well kit up, engage your brain and prepare yourself for the ride of a lifetime.

James Doyle was born in inner city Belfast at the height of the notorious 'Troubles, ' a period which shaped and greatly impacted him and his entire family. From an early age he dodged the bullets and bombs of the city by immersing himself in books about far-flung, exotic places. He is a full-time teacher of Geography at Our Lady & St. Patrick's College in Belfast.

Your Body Boogers and All

Your Body Boogers and All

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Did you know that we: Burp at least fifteen times a day? See everything upside down but our brains turn the images right side up? Produce between one and two pints of boogery snot every day?"Your Body: Boogers and All" contains 64 pages worth of fun and fascinating facts like these . . . in a cool and unique flexibound package!
Your Favorite Seuss

Your Favorite Seuss

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From his very first book to his very last book, here in one big volume are 13 classic Dr. Seuss stories, everyone's favorites. All of the words and virtually all of the illustrations are included. Each story is prefaced by a short essay by someone whose life was changed by Dr. Seuss or who is simply an unabashed admirer. Also included are photographs of Dr. Seuss, memorabilia, and original sketches from his books. The stories included are: And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, Horton Hears a Who!, McElligot's Pool, If I Ran the Zoo, Happy Birthday to You!, Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book, Yertle the Turtle, The Cat in the Hat, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, Green Eggs and Ham, The Lorax, The Sneetches, and Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Theodor Geisel (a.k.a. Dr. Seuss) was born March 2, 1904, and died September 25, 1991.
With introductory essays to each story by:
Barbara Bader, Author and Critic
Stan and Jan Berenstain, Creators of The Berenstain Bears
Audrey Geisel, Widow of Dr. Seuss
Peter Glassman, Children's Bookseller
Starr LaTronica, Children's Librarian
John Lithgow, Actor and Children's Book Author
Barbara Mason, Kindergarten Teacher
Richard H. Minear, Author of Dr. Seuss Goes to War
Christopher Paolini, Author of Eragon
Charles D. Cohen, Author of The Seuss, the Whole Seuss, and
Nothing but the Seuss

Pete Seeger, Folksinger
Christopher Cerf, TV Writer, Composer, and Producer
Lane Smith, Children's Book Illustator
Your Skeleton Is Showing

Your Skeleton Is Showing

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The spectacular rhymes of Kurt Cyrus, paired with the deliciously grim illustrations of Crab Scrambly, take readers on an adventure through the friendliest and wackiest graveyard you'll ever find! This collection of dead-pan poems is sure to be a perennial favorite and is the perfect off-beat introduction to poetry.
Your Skin Holds You In

Your Skin Holds You In

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Did you know that Your Skin Holds You In? This intriguing title brings kids all the most interesting, thought-provoking aspects of the skin we're in: how many holes are in it? How does it stretch and shrink and when? What are all the amazing and beautiful colors it comes in? Then, once curiosity is under your skin, Zigzag a little deeper: discover that a polar bear's skin is black! Do your own skin-pinch experiment--ouch!!