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Discovery Bugopedia: The Complete Guide to Everything Bugs, Insects, and Other Creepy Crawlies

Discover Channel

Did you know that the praying mantis has only one ear? That slugs have 27,000 teeth? Or that only female mosquitoes bite? From the science experts at Discovery, Bugopedia is the ultimate book for kids who are curious about earth's creepiest, crawliest, coolest creatures! Bugopedia is the complete visual guide to the exciting world of insects and bugs, with more bugs, more photos, and more awesome facts than any other kids' guide. Ages 7 and up.

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The Grasshopper & the Ants

Jerry Pinkney

A playful grasshopper wonders why the busy ants around him won't join in his merrymaking as the seasons pass by. But when winter arrives, he soon sees the value of his friends' hard work--just as the ants learn the value of sharing what they've worked for. This third book in Jerry Pinkney's gorgeous trilogy of picture book fables subtly suggests a resonant moral: Don't put off for tomorrow what you can do today. Ages 3 to 6.

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Pete the Cat's Groovy Guide to Life

James Dean

Everyone's favorite cat shares a collection of his favorite inspirational and feel-good quotes in Pete the Cat's Groovy Guide to Life. Pete's glass-half-full outlook on life shines through as he adds his own fun take on well-known classics attributed to luminaries from Albert Einstein to Confucius to Abraham Lincoln to Shakespeare and more! Ages 4 to 8.

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Sniff! Sniff!

Ryan Sias

A lively puppy is on the loose, sniffing his way through town and wreaking havoc! But what is the pup sniffing? Young readers are invited to follow the visual clues, from bacon and pancakes at breakfast to garbage cans and fire hydrants in the park, to guess what the dog is searching for next. Will he finally find what he is looking for? Ages 2 to 5.

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The Tapper Twins Go to War (With Each Other)

Geoff Rodkey

Twelve-year-old fraternal twins, Claudia and Reese, couldn't be more different...except in their determination to come out on top in a vicious prank war! But when the competition escalates into an all-out battle that's fought from the cafeteria of their New York City private school all the way to the fictional universe of an online video game, the twins have to decide if their efforts to destroy each other are worth the price. Ages 8 to 12.

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