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Product Description: A beautifully illustrated account of the Greek myth of Jason and the Argonauts with informative details from the award-winning author of Electric Ben   The story of Jason and the Argonauts is one of the earliest recorded Greek myths...read more

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9780803741188 | Dial Books for Young Readers, October 11, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A beautifully illustrated account of the Greek myth of Jason and the Argonauts with informative details from the award-winning author of Electric Ben   The story of Jason and the Argonauts is one of the earliest recorded Greek myths.

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Product Description: Children and adults alike will love the intricate illustrations that accompany the retelling of this classic tale. The rhyming text makes it a wonderful read aloud.
By Robert Byrd (adapted by)

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9788426142023 | Juventud, April 30, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Children and adults alike will love the intricate illustrations that accompany the retelling of this classic tale.

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Product Description: Inspired by a true account, here is the compelling story of a child who arrives in America on the slave ship Amistad —and eventually makes her way home to Africa.When a drought hits her homeland in Sierra Leone, nine-year-old Magulu is sold as a pawn by her father in exchange for rice...read more
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Monica Edinger

Hardcover:

9780763650384 | Candlewick Pr, October 8, 2013, cover price $17.99

Paperback:

9780763676476 | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, February 24, 2015), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Inspired by a true account, here is the compelling story of a child who arrives in America on the slave ship Amistad —and eventually makes her way home to Africa.

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Product Description: Whack!What’s that? Could it be? A piece of the sky! Oh my!Chicken Little and his friends run, run, run to tell the king. Nothing stands in the way except...the sly Foxy Loxy. Surely they have time to stop for lunch with Foxy and his kits...read more
By Robert Byrd (other contributor)

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9780670786169 | Viking Childrens Books, August 7, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Whack!

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Product Description: Archaeologist? Mythmaker? Crook? This engaging, illustrated biography of Heinrich Schliemann — a nineteenth-century romantic who most believe did find the ancient city of Troy — reveals him to be a fascinating mixture of all three...read more
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Laura Amy Schlitz

Paperback:

9780763665043 | Candlewick Pr, February 26, 2013, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Archaeologist?

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9780763622831 | Candlewick Pr, July 11, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A biography of Heinrich Schliemann--a nineteenth-century German romantic who most believe found the ancient city of Troy--reveals him to be a fascinating mixture of archaeologist, mythmaker, and crook.

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Product Description: Electric Ben is now a 2013 Boston Globe-Horn Book Nonfiction Book Award Winner, a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book, a Horn Fanfare Book, and a  Robert F. Sibert Honor book!“a true standout…bright, witty, informative and cleverly organized as the man himself...read more

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9780803737495 | Dial Books for Young Readers, September 13, 2012, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Electric Ben is now a 2013 Boston Globe-Horn Book Nonfiction Book Award Winner, a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book, a Horn Fanfare Book, and a  Robert F.

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Product Description: The ancient Romans used the word barbarian to describe people who were coarse, rude, or even just foreign. Over time the word has also come to connote bloodthirsty cruelty. But were the Goths, the Huns, the Vikings, and the Mongols as barbaric as we?ve been led to believe? In dynamic, detailed spreads that young readers will pore over, bestselling author Steven Kroll and illustrator Robert Byrd explore how these nomadic warriors lived, worshipped, and celebrated...read more
By Robert Byrd (illustrator)

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9780525479581 | Dutton Childrens Books, July 9, 2009, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: The ancient Romans used the word barbarian to describe people who were coarse, rude, or even just foreign.

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Product Description: Step back to an English village in 1255, where life plays out in dramatic vignettes illuminating twenty-two unforgettable characters. Winner of the Newbery Medal.Maidens, monks, and millers’ sons — in these pages, readers will meet them all...read more
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Laura Amy Schlitz

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9780763650940, titled "Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices from a Medieval Village" | 2 edition (Candlewick Pr, September 13, 2011), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Step back to an English village in 1255, where life plays out in dramatic vignettes illuminating twenty-two unforgettable characters.
9780763643324, titled "Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices From a Medieval Village" | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, December 23, 2008), cover price $10.99 | About this edition: NEWBERY MEDAL WINNER!
9780156064590, titled "Miller Gaas Guide 1997: A Comprehensive Restatement of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards" | Harcourt, December 1, 1996, cover price $59.00 | also contains Miller Gaas Guide 1997: A Comprehensive Restatement of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards

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9780763615789 | Candlewick Pr, July 10, 2007, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A collection of short one-person plays featuring characters, between ten and fifteen years old, who live in or near a thirteenth-century English manor.

Prebinding:

9780606231800, titled "Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices from a Medieval Village" | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, September 13, 2011), cover price $17.20 | About this edition: This binding is recommended for school and libraries.
9781439590959, titled "Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices from a Medieval Village" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A collection of short one-person plays featuring characters between ten and fifteen years old who live in or near a thirteenth-century English manor.

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Product Description: This book contains techniques and procedures required to build a police force from scratch. The processes in this book were derived from personal experience gained during Operation Iraqi Freedom I and II regarding Iraqi Police Service development...read more

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9781425941246 | Authorhouse, October 18, 2006, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: This book contains techniques and procedures required to build a police force from scratch.

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Illustrations and text portray the life of Leonardo da Vinci, who gained fame as a artist through such works as the Mona Lisa, and as a scientist by studying various subjects including human anatomy and flight.

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9788484882152 | Serres Ediciones Sl, September 30, 2005, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Illustrations and text portray the life of Leonardo da Vinci, who gained fame as a artist through such works as the Mona Lisa, and as a scientist by studying various subjects including human anatomy and flight.

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Provides readers with an exciting retelling of the classic myth of Theseus and his battle to slay the half-bull, half-man creature in order to stop him from eating the children living in the city of Athens, enhanced with bright and lively illustrations.

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9780525473916 | Dutton Childrens Books, July 21, 2005, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Retells the classic myth of Theseus and his battle to slay the half-bull, half-man creature in order to stop him from eating the children living in the city of Athens.

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Offers a comprehensive look at this creative genius through a review of his writings, inventions, masterpieces, jokes, sculptures, and more, enhanced with twenty full-color spreads, quotes, side drawings, and more.

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9780525470335 | 1 edition (Dutton Childrens Books, July 1, 2003), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Illustrations and text portray the life of Leonardo da Vinci, who gained fame as a artist through such works as the Mona Lisa, and as a scientist by studying various subjects including human anatomy and flight.

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When Saint Francis stumbles upon a sad donkey, he feels obliged to tell him about the wonderful history the donkey has in the Christian religion as the animal who carried Mary to Nazareth when she was pregnant with Baby Jesus. 25,000 first printing.

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9780525464808 | Dutton Childrens Books, September 1, 2000, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Saint Francis, who loves all animals, explains to a sullen donkey why his kind have always had to work hard, but also tells him of a donkey's role in the first Christmas.

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With the help of the brains and magic of his brave and clever wife Oonagh, Finn MacCoul bests the fearsome giant, Cucullin, in a retelling of an ancient Irish folktale. By the author of The Bear and the Bird King.

School and Library:

9780525459712 | Dutton Childrens Books, February 1, 1999, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: With the help of his brave and clever wife, Finn MacCoul bests the fearsome giant, Cucullin

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Examines how natural and mechanical processes produce everyday objects, from the cutting of trees to make paper to the digging of peanuts to make peanut butter
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Kathleen Kain

Hardcover:

9780716616344 | World Book Inc, September 1, 1995, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Examines how natural and mechanical processes produce everyday objects, from the cutting of trees to make paper to the digging of peanuts to make peanut butter

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In a little-known Brothers Grimm tale, when a grouchy bear sparks a feud between air and land animals, he must apologize for his mischief.

Hardcover:

9780525451181 | Dutton Childrens Books, January 1, 1994, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: When the bear insults the children of the Bird King, a war develops between the creatures of the ground and the creatures of the air

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A collection of twenty-eight of Aesop's classic tales are brought to life in a fully illustrated work for children. By the author of Fido and What Am I?
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Stephanie Calmenson

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9781563970412 | Boyds Mills Pr, February 1, 1992, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: An illustrated collection of twenty-eight traditional fables including 'The Fox And The Crow,' 'Borrowed Feathers,' and 'The Goose Who Laid The Golden Eggs'

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An illustrated guide to growing fruits and vegetables includes a basic gardening section for novices and complete listings of gourmet seed companies and garden suppliers
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Annie Proulx

Paperback:

9780449902271 | Fawcett Books, March 1, 1987, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: An illustrated guide to growing fruits and vegetables includes a basic gardening section for novices and complete listings of gourmet seed companies and garden suppliers

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Marcella's boredom with her everyday life is erased after a night lost in the country

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9780525441564 | Dutton Childrens Books, September 1, 1985, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Marcella's boredom with her everyday life is erased after a night lost in the country

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Charles Rat and his good friend, Miranda Armadillo's plans for a picnic are turned upside down by his wild ideas

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9780525440673 | Dutton Childrens Books, September 1, 1983, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Charles Rat and his friend Miranda have planned to go on a picnic, but Charles thinks of many other things to do along the way.

When everyone in the neighborhood but her gets sick, selfish Rebecca learns some new values.
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Robert Kraus

School and Library:

9780525615200 | Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1974, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: A selfish girl learns to be kind when all the people in her neighborhood become ill

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The Hairy Man had gotten Pappy and he was going to get Wiley unless the boy could fool him three times.
By Robert Byrd (illustrator) and Jack Stokes

Hardcover:

9780825584268 | Macrae Smith Co, September 1, 1970, cover price $6.75 | About this edition: The Hairy Man had gotten Pappy and he was going to get Wiley unless the boy could fool him three times.

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