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Dinosaurs Across California graphic novel
Apr.01.2009
Dinosaurs Across California continues Phil Yeh's popular Dinosaurs Across America series with a wonderful tour of the Golden State, highlighting some of the noted people who changed the world in the arts, sports, science and other fields. In spite of his attitude, Patrick Rabbit learns more than he...
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Feb.16.2009
In this collection of humorous plays, contemporary kids with real-life problems learn about the saints and get inspired to do the right thing. The book includes a play for every month of the year, each featuring a particular saint. Written in an easy-to-use readers theater format, these scripts...
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Feb.02.2009
In a cozy, tropical place called Washtub Pond, three web-footed creatures pass carefree days playing and dreaming together. Sue-Lin Salamander, Mao-Mao Mudpuppy, and Foo Frog have been best, samesize friends since the day they were born. But like all young creatures, these three grow up — and some...
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Oct.15.2008
These contemporary, humorous, readers theatre plays are themed to fit special times of the year such as the beginning of school, holidays, and special days like snow days. This engaging collection will be useful to teachers and librarians who are looking for fun things to do with kids to promote...
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Oct.15.2008
A collection of humorous plays with real-life settings and contemporary characters, JDWI includes readers theatre scripts that poke gentle fun at annoying traits, school-based dilemmas, or the embarrassing moments that are part of growing up. With resolutions that emphasize creative solutions, good...
Buzz Bumble to the Rescue
Aug.09.2008
A story of sibling rivalry that's sure to have kids buzzing! Buzz Bumble is admired by all the bees in the garden for his fancy flying-and he loves being the center of attention. That is, until Baby Bumble arrives. Then everyone overlooks poor Buzz while they gush over the new bee. Buzz is not...
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Apr.20.2008
Gerald and Sue Glasco wanted to farm and rear their children in the country. Leaving a farm management job at Columbiana Ranch near Eldred, Illinois, they bought a 75-acre farm in partnership with Gerald's brother Keith and wife Barbara in Southern Illinois and rented another. Their big old farm...
CINDER RABBIT by Lynn E. Hazen, illustrated by Elyse Pastel
Apr.18.2008
  "Children will hop, skip, and jump to read this story again and again. A delightful early reader." --Elissa Haden Guest, author of the Iris and Walter series "Hip hop hurrah for Hazen's satisfying romp about a courageous rabbit who saves the day and the school play!...
Granny Gert and the Bunion Brothers
Mar.21.2008
Buddy and Buck Bunion, known as the dumbest boys in Texas and worthless rascals, have met their match with Granny Gert. After being chased out of Amarillo, the Bunion Brothers ask Granny Gert for a job. She agrees to give them a chance but threatens to sic Mad Dog on them if they don't behave....