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A small boy tries to discover the meaning of "memory" so he can restore that of an elderly friend Satisfaction Ensured. Design is stylish and innovative. Functionality that is Unbeatable.

The Salamander Room Dragonfly Books

A boy finds a salamander in the woods and imagines the many things he can do to turn his room into a perfect salamander home. Used book in Good Condition. Together, anne mazer and steve Johnson have created a woodland paradise that any salamander would love to share with a child.

When I Was Young in the Mountains Reading Rainbow Books

Puffin Books. Caldecott honor book!"an evocative remembrance of the simple pleasures in country living; splashing in the swimming hole, taking baths in the kitchen, sharing family times, each is eloquently portrayed here in both the misty-hued scenes and in the poetic text. Association for Childhood Education International Used book in Good Condition.


A Visitor for Bear Bear and Mouse

In this slapstick tale that begs to be read aloud, all bear wants is to eat his breakfast in peace, but the mouse — who keeps popping up in the most unexpected places — just won’t go away! Used book in Good Condition. Puffin Books. Candlewick Press MA. Cheery persistence wears down a curmudgeonly bear in a wry comedy of manners that ends in a most unlikely friendship.

Bear is quite sure he doesn’t like visitors. He even has a sign. So when a mouse taps on his door one day, Bear tells him to leave. But when bear goes to the cupboard to get a bowl, there is the mouse — small and gray and bright-eyed.

Edward the Emu

But edward soon discovers that being an emu may be the best thing after all. HarperCollins. He tries swimming with the seals, he spends a day lounging with the lions, and even slithers with the snakes. If you buy one book for sheer fun, there's no question it should be this one. San diego union tribunetired of his life as an emu, Edward decides to try being something else for a change.

Puffin Books. Candlewick Press MA. Used book in Good Condition. Sheena knowles's upbeat, rhyming text and Rod Clement's expressive illustrations are sure to make readers laugh out loud in this whimsical picture book by the creators of Edwina the Emu.


From baby spiderlings to large tarantulas, here is information about ballooning, molting, and how different spiders build their webs. About 30, 000 kinds of these creatures are known to be living, and more are still being discovered. Spiders help us by eating insects that are harmful to people and crops.

Spiders have been on earth since before the first dinosaurs. Candlewick Press MA. Used book in Good Condition. HarperCollins. Puffin Books.

The Memory String

The buttons laura cherishes the most belonged to her mother—a button from her prom dress, a white one off her wedding dress, and a single small button from the nightgown she was wearing on the day she died. In eve bunting’s moving story, beautifully illustrated by Ted Rand, Laura discovers that a memory string is not just for remembering the past: it’s also for recording new memories.

. But it’s not the same—Jane isn’t Mom. Each button on laura’s memory string represents a piece of her family history. Puffin Books. HarperCollins. Used book in Good Condition. When the string breaks, is there to comfort Laura and search for a missing button, Laura’s new stepmother, Jane, just as Laura’s mother would have done.

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Sheila Rae, the Brave

Just because sheila rae is older, " Sheila Rae said, she doesn't always know better!"I am very brave, patting herself on the back. Harcourt Brace and Company. Used book in Good Condition. Children will love it. School library journalsupports the Common Core State Standards Used book in Good Condition. HarperCollins.

Written and illustrated by kevin henkes, the brave is a warm, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, and Kitten's First Full Moon, humorous, Owen, Shelia Rae, and loving story of sibling sympathy and support. Candlewick Press MA. But all the bravado in the world failed to help when Sheila Rae found herself lost.

Luckily, her sister was not far behind. Puffin Books. And when she wanted to walk home a new way and Louise wouldn't, she called her sister a scaredy-cat and set out alone. She wasn't afraid of anything—not thunder, not lightning, not the big black dog at the end of the block.

Chester's Way

When they rode their bikes, they always used hand signals. Puffin Books. HarperCollins. Harcourt Brace and Company. Chester and wilson had their own way of doing things, and they did everything together. If chester was hungry, Wilson was too. Greenwillow Books. Used book in Good Condition. They were two of a kind, who had her own way of doing things, and that's the way it was - until indomitable Lilly, moved into the neighborhood.

Candlewick Press MA. Used book in Good Condition. When they cut their sandwiches, it was always diagonally.


Candlewick Press MA. HarperCollins. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Beware of crankenstein! who is crankenstein?he is a monster of grumpiness that no one can destroy! mehhrrrr!!! he's alive!he may look like any ordinary boy, but when faced with a rainy day, a melting popsicle, or an early bedtime, one little boy transforms into a mumbling, grumbling Crankenstein.

Puffin Books. Harcourt Brace and Company. Greenwillow Books. When crankenstein meets his match in a fellow Crankenstein, the results could be catastrophic--or they could be just what he needs to brighten his day! Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

Turk and Runt: A Thanksgiving Comedy

HarperCollins. Harcourt Brace and Company. They are, after all, turkeys. He's a dancer, " says his mother. Used book in Good Condition. But you will laugh at what he has to do to get his family's attention. He's a goner, " says his little brother, Runt. Turk's parents are proud of him, the biggest, strongest, most graceful bird at Wishbone Farm.

Used book in Good Condition. Greenwillow Books. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Puffin Books. Chosen for what?" Turk asks. But no one ever listens to runt -- even after people with seasonal plans and roasting pans begin showing up at Wishbone Farm, or even after the juiciest turkeys are chosen, one by one.

No one wants to hear Runt's answer. Candlewick Press MA. He's an athlete, " says his father. Used book in Good Condition.