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Product Description: Hip, hip hooray! Street and Brace have put their heads together and came up with a book about idioms that hits the topic right on the nose for elementary school students and English language learners. This handy volume allows readers to have hundreds of idioms at their fingertips so they can stay on their toes...read more
By Eric Brace (illustrator) and Pat Street

School and Library:

9780823421350 | Holiday House, February 1, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Hip, hip hooray!

Product Description: Designed to bolster reading comprehension and enhance writing skills, this imaginative title helps children identify and decipher the meaning of similes. Accessible text and engaging examples support a solid understanding of this figurative language form.

Paperback:

9780778718758 | Crabtree Pub Co, December 15, 2015, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Designed to bolster reading comprehension and enhance writing skills, this imaginative title helps children identify and decipher the meaning of similes.

Library:

9780778717751 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 15, 2016, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: Designed to bolster reading comprehension and enhance writing skills, this imaginative title helps children identify and decipher the meaning of similes.

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Product Description: From New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark, comes the final installment in the Official Queen of Street Literature's unrivaled Payback series.Someone wants every member of the consortium dead and they’ll stop at nothing to make that happen...read more

Hardcover:

9781936399505, titled "Blood, Sweat & Payback" | Simon & Schuster, April 22, 2014, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: From New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark, comes the highly anticipated next installment in the Queen’s Payback series.

Paperback:

9781936399871, titled "Blood, Sweat & Payback" | Cashmoney, September 29, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: From New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark, comes the final installment in the Official Queen of Street Literature's unrivaled Payback series.
9781936399413, titled "Blood, Sweat & Payback" | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, November 11, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: From New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark, comes the highly anticipated next installment in the Queen’s Payback series.
9780448404516, titled "A Cache of Jewels: And Other Collective Nouns" | Reprint edition (Price Stern Sloan, April 1, 1991), cover price $6.99 | also contains A Cache of Jewels: And Other Collective Nouns | About this edition: Illustrations and a rhyming text explain the principle of collective nouns

CD/Spoken Word:

9781482971231, titled "Blood, Sweat, and Payback" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 22, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Cary Hite]From New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark comes the highly anticipated next installment in the Queen's notorious Payback series.
9781482971224, titled "Blood, Sweat, and Payback" | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 22, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Cary Hite]From New York Times bestselling author Wahida Clark comes the highly anticipated next installment in the Queen's notorious Payback series.

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Product Description: Did you know that ‘Almost’ is the longest word in the English language with all of its letters in alphabetical order? Or that ‘Stewardesses’ is the longest word you can type solely with your left hand? Or that fireflies aren’t actually flies, they’re beetles? From information about words and their uses, to useful lists of things you never knew had names, palindromes, famous lines from literature and film, bizarre test answers and more, The Weird World of Words is bursting with truly oddball facts about words and language – and will have you hooked from the very first page...read more

Paperback:

9781936976935 | Zest Books, May 26, 2015, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Did you know that ‘Almost’ is the longest word in the English language with all of its letters in alphabetical order?

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Product Description: Writing flows more smoothly when writers use transition words. In addition, they make stories more orderly and often provide more detail. Readers will learn the many kinds of transitions and how to use them in a piece of writing. Relatable examples will introduce this important language arts concept in an understandable way while fun fact boxes give useful tips and additional information...read more

Paperback:

9781433990861 | Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library, August 1, 2013, cover price $8.15 | About this edition: Writing flows more smoothly when writers use transition words.

Library:

9781433990854 | Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library, August 1, 2013, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Writing flows more smoothly when writers use transition words.

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Product Description: "An examination of the rules behind English grammar, focusing on the components known as phrases, clauses, and conjunctions, which are groups of words that comprise and connect all parts of a sentence"--Provided by publisher.

Hardcover:

9781445110776, titled "Phrases, Clauses and Conjunctions" | Gardners Books, July 26, 2012, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: "An examination of the rules behind English grammar, focusing on the components known as phrases, clauses, and conjunctions, which are groups of words that comprise and connect all parts of a sentence"--Provided by publisher.

Library:

9781608180943 | Creative Educ, July 1, 2011, cover price $38.50 | About this edition: "An examination of the rules behind English grammar, focusing on the components known as phrases, clauses, and conjunctions, which are groups of words that comprise and connect all parts of a sentence"--Provided by publisher.

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Product Description: Will be shipped from US. Brand new copy.
By Chronicle Books (corporate author) and Woop Studios (creator)

School and Library:

9781452104928 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 10, 2011, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Will be shipped from US.

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Product Description: This fun and colorful activity book is perfect for helping young children learn 50 basic English phrases Covering all that is needed to get started, this book is ideal for children who are new to the English language in learning 50 important phrases...read more
By Leighton Noyes (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781905710607 | B Small Pub, June 1, 2009, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: This fun and colorful activity book is perfect for helping young children learn 50 basic English phrases Covering all that is needed to get started, this book is ideal for children who are new to the English language in learning 50 important phrases.

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Product Description: Have you ever been so angry that you were mad as a wet hen? The meanings of 134 lively idioms are explained in this entertaining and useful book.
By Giulio Maestro (illustrator) and Marvin Terban

Hardcover:

9780899194783 | Clarion Books, June 1, 1987, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Illustrates and explains over 100 common English idioms, in categories including animals, body parts, and colors

Reinforced:

9780606018050 | Demco Media, October 1, 1987, cover price $16.89 | About this edition: Illustrates and explains over 100 common English idioms, in categories including animals, body parts, and colors

Prebinding:

9781439527474, titled "Mad As a Wet Hen!: And Other Funny Idioms" | Reissue edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Have you ever been so angry that you were mad as a wet hen?

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Product Description: Thirty popular expressions such as "straight from the horse's mouth" and "white elephant" are amusingly explained and illustrated.

Prebinding:

9781435273429, titled "In a Pickle: And Other Funny Idioms" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 9, 2008), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Thirty popular expressions such as "straight from the horse's mouth" and "white elephant" are amusingly explained and illustrated.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins.

Paperback:

9780439770835 | Revised edition (Scholastic Reference, July 1, 2006), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins.
9780590381574 | Reprint edition (Scholastic, February 1, 1998), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins

School and Library:

9780590275491 | Scholastic, March 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins

Reinforced:

9780606137621 | Demco Media, May 1, 1998, cover price $17.83 | About this edition: An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins

Prebinding:

9781435275232 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 9, 2008), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9781417785353 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2006, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9780613087063 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.25 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9780613887175 | Turtleback Books, February 1, 1998, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins

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Product Description: "In light verse and brightly colored pictures, Heller provides an introduction to a specialized part of speech, the collective noun."--Publishers Weekly. "Bright, richly colored oil pencil and line drawings . . . will delight small eyes and ears."--School Library Journal.

Hardcover:

9780448192116, titled "Cache of Jewels and Other Collective Nouns" | Grosset & Dunlap, October 1, 1987, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Illustrations and a rhyming text explain the principle of collective nouns

Paperback:

9780698113541, titled "A Cache of Jewels and Other Collective Nouns" | Puffin, February 1, 1998, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Illustrations and a rhyming text explain the principle of collective nouns
9780448404516 | Reprint edition (Price Stern Sloan, April 1, 1991), cover price $6.99 | also contains Blood, Sweat and Payback | About this edition: Illustrations and a rhyming text explain the principle of collective nouns

Reinforced:

9780606051781 | Demco Media, April 1, 1991, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Illustrations and a rhyming text explain the principle of collective nouns

Prebinding:

9781435265448, titled "A Cache of Jewels and Other Collective Nouns" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 25, 2008), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: "In light verse and brightly colored pictures, Heller provides an introduction to a specialized part of speech, the collective noun.
9780833558619, titled "A Cache of Jewels and Other Collective Nouns" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Illustrations and a rhyming text explain the principle of collective nouns

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The Cheetah girls give definitions of words or phrases that they commonly use and show readers how to properly incorporate them into sentences, including the terms 'growl power,' 'cheetah pound,' and 'majordomo wack.'

Paperback:

9780786847167 | Disney Pr, July 1, 2006, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: The Cheetah girls give definitions of words or phrases that they commonly use and show readers how to properly incorporate them into sentences, including the terms 'growl power,' 'cheetah pound,' and 'majordomo wack.

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Product Description: A brightly illustrated book that makes learning more than 200 useful phrases and expressions easy and fun.

Hardcover:

9781550744774 | Ill edition (Kids Can Pr, September 1, 1999), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Offers a series of sentences in French and English about Rose, her family and friends, and their activities

Paperback:

9781553376507 | Kids Can Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $7.95 | also contains The Kids Can Press French & English Phrase Book | About this edition: A brightly illustrated book that makes learning more than 200 useful phrases and expressions easy and fun.

Presents a collection of animal sayings with each one explained, including 'I have butterflies in my stomach,' 'that will get his goat,' and 'bear hug.'

Reinforced:

9780606331456 | Demco Media, September 1, 2003, cover price $14.75 | About this edition: Presents a collection of animal sayings with each one explained, including 'I have butterflies in my stomach,' 'that will get his goat,' and 'bear hug.

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Presents a collection of animal sayings with each one explained, including 'I have butterflies in my stomach,' 'that will get his goat,' and 'bear hug.'

Paperback:

9780823418190 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, September 1, 2003), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Presents a collection of animal sayings with each one explained, including 'I have butterflies in my stomach,' 'that will get his goat,' and 'bear hug.

School and Library:

9780823417742 | Holiday House, February 1, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of animal sayings with each one explained, including 'I have butterflies in my stomach,' 'that will get his goat,' and 'bear hug.

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Defines and illustrates more than four hundred metaphors and similes involving animals, such as 'I rule the roost', 'I got egg on my face', and 'Let sleeping dogs lie.'
By Loreen Leedy (illustrator) and Pat Street

Hardcover:

9781890817244 | Winslow Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Looks at figures of speech that involve animals.

Discusses the history and meaning of all kinds of food-related words and phrases and describes customs and beliefs about various foods. (view table of contents)

Reinforced:

9780606179966 | Demco Media, November 1, 2000, cover price $19.33 | About this edition: Discusses the history and meaning of all kinds of food-related words and phrases and describes customs and beliefs about various foods.

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Provides an explanation as to how certain foods and food terminology, such as 'hush puppies' and 'selling like hotcakes', came to be apart of today's everyday conversation. (view table of contents)
By Charlotte Foltz Jones and John O'Brien (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780385325752 | Delacorte Pr, June 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Discusses the history and meaning of all kinds of food-related words and phrases and describes customs and beliefs about various foods

Paperback:

9780385325783 | Delacorte Pr, August 1, 2000, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Discusses the history and meaning of all kinds of food-related words and phrases and describes customs and beliefs about various foods.

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A collection of more than two hundred common phrases and expression, rendered in both English and Spanish and accompanied by bright clear illustrations, features double-page displays focusing on one event, helping to hone young language skills.

Hardcover:

9781550745412 | Kids Can Pr, September 1, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Offers a series of sentences in Spanish and English about Rosa, her family and friends, and their activities

Defines the mode of comparison known as simile and provides many examples in rhyming text
By David Small (illustrator)

Reinforced:

9780606154437 | Demco Media, January 1, 1999, cover price $11.59 | About this edition: Defines the mode of comparison known as simile and provides many examples in rhyming text

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Previously published under the title, As: A Surfeit of Similes, a delightful book by the author of The Phantom Tollbooth defines the mode of comparison known as simile and provides many examples in rhyming text. Reprint. K.
By Norton Juster and David Small (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780688163600 | Beech Tree Books, September 1, 1998, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Defines the mode of comparison known as simile and provides many examples in rhyming text

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Product Description: With his hilarious wordplay and zany humor, Fred Gwynne keeps children of all ages in stitches!

Paperback:

9780689878275 | Aladdin Paperbacks, January 1, 2005, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: A little girl pictures the things her parents talk about, such as a chocolate moose, a gorilla war, and shoe trees.
9780590995153 | Scholastic Educational, October 1, 1997, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: A young girl pictures the things her parents talk about.
9780671667412 | Aladdin Paperbacks, February 1, 1988, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A little girl pictures the things her parents talk about, such as a chocolate moose, a gorilla war, and shoe trees

School and Library:

9780671666859 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1989, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A little girl pictures the things her parents talk about, such as a chocolate moose, a gorilla war, and shoe trees

Reinforced:

9780606035583 | Demco Media, February 1, 1988, cover price $15.81 | About this edition: A little girl pictures the things her parents talk about, such as a chocolate moose, a gorilla war, and shoe trees

Prebinding:

9781439599488 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: With his hilarious wordplay and zany humor, Fred Gwynne keeps children of all ages in stitches!
9780613064927 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: A little girl pictures the things her parents talk about, such as a chocolate moose, a gorilla war, and shoe trees

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Offers the Hawaiian and English names for several animals common to Hawaiian culture. On board pages.
By Maile and Wren

Hardcover:

9781880188279 | Board book edition (Bess Pr Inc, June 1, 1997), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Gives Hawaiian and English names for animals native to Hawaii

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An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins

Paperback:

9780590275521 | Scholastic, March 1, 1996, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins

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