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Product Description: In the style and format of our alphabet books comes "H is for Horse: An Equestrian Alphabet". From basics such as mucking out the stall and how to judge a horse's qualities to historical facts on the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Mike Ulmer relays the fun and fundamentals of the world of horses...read more

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9781585362134 | Sleeping Bear Pr, August 31, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Detailed paintings and alphabet-style presentations offer information on horses, including breeds, horse care, and historical facts.

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9781489637505 | Weigl Pub Inc, July 15, 2015, cover price $34.28 | About this edition: In the style and format of our alphabet books comes "H is for Horse: An Equestrian Alphabet".

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Product Description: Long ago Beaver did not look like he does now. Yes, he had two very large front teeth, but his tail was not wide and flat. It was thick with silky fur. Vain Beaver is inordinately proud of his glorious tail. When he's not bragging about his tail, Beaver spends his time grooming it, while the other woodland creatures go about their business of finding food and shelter for their families...read more

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9781585368983 | Sleeping Bear Pr, April 1, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Long ago Beaver did not look like he does now.

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Product Description: Following the alphabet this book uses poetry and expository text to explore the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, which is located along the northwest coast of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan. Named for its famed dunes, this national part was designated the "Most Beautiful Place in America" in 2011 on ABC's Good Morning America show...read more

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9781585369171 | Sleeping Bear Pr, April 1, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Following the alphabet this book uses poetry and expository text to explore the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, which is located along the northwest coast of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan.

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Product Description: While pulling weeds and planting seeds with her dad on Hazel Ridge Farm's prairie, Heather discovers a wood duckling alone in the grass. Worried for the duckling's safety, Heather asks her dad if she can care for him. "You have to keep him safe and warm and fed...read more

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9781585368396 | Sleeping Bear Pr, January 28, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: While pulling weeds and planting seeds with her dad on Hazel Ridge Farm's prairie, Heather discovers a wood duckling alone in the grass.

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Product Description: In T is for Titanic, husband-and-wife writing team Michael and Debbie Shoulders sift through the stories, documents, and artifacts surronding the famous ship, giving a you-are-there view to one of the greatest disaster stories.

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9781585361762 | Sleeping Bear Pr, November 1, 2011, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In T is for Titanic, husband-and-wife writing team Michael and Debbie Shoulders sift through the stories, documents, and artifacts surronding the famous ship, giving a you-are-there view to one of the greatest disaster stories.

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Product Description: Quilting has existed for thousands of years, spanning the globe, practiced by women as well as men, and bringing together communities and generations. F is for Friendship: A Quilt Alphabet examines the subject of quilting, as an art form as well as an item of utility, tracing its early history from a cave in Mongolia to patchwork bedcoverings transported in overland wagon trains to present-day exhibits at renowned museums...read more

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9781585365326 | Sleeping Bear Pr, April 5, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Quilting has existed for thousands of years, spanning the globe, practiced by women as well as men, and bringing together communities and generations.

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9781585365173, titled "The Legend of Mackinac Island: 10th Anniversary Edition" | 10 rei/dvd edition (Sleeping Bear Pr, April 1, 2010), cover price $17.95

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Product Description: Where can one find the world's largest mounted African elephant? Or the world's largest blue diamond? Why, at the world's largest museum complex and research organization, of course! In S is for Smithsonian® readers can take an armchair tour of the incredible exhibitions and collections found in the Smithsonian Museum...read more

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9781585363148, titled "S is for Smithsonian: America's Museum Alphabet" | 1 edition (Sleeping Bear Pr, April 1, 2010), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Where can one find the world's largest mounted African elephant?

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Detailed paintings and alphabet-style presentations offer information on horses, including breeds, horse care, and historical facts.

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9781585363346 | Sleeping Bear Pr, January 1, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Detailed paintings and alphabet-style presentations offer information on horses, including breeds, horse care, and historical facts.

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Although it will mean that their father can no longer make a living running a ferry boat, thirteen-year-old Mark and his brother Luke are excited about the building of a five-mile bridge across the Straits of Mackinac in Michigan in 1957.

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9781585362837 | Sleeping Bear Pr, September 1, 2006, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Although it will mean that their father can no longer make a living running a ferry boat, thirteen-year-old Mark and his brother Luke are excited about the building of a five-mile bridge across the Straits of Mackinac in Michigan in 1957.

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An old warrior and a young boy, traveling through the frigid cold with only warm hearts and a pair of ratty mittens, turn the wintry landscape of Michigane into a place filled with hope.

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9781585362783 | Sleeping Bear Pr, June 30, 2006, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An old warrior and a young boy travel through the frigid cold of the north to teach the fierce North Wind how to live peacefully with his brothers, allowing the formerly uninhabitable land of Michigane to be settled.

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Growing up on Hazel Ridge Farm, Kelly paints a vibrant picture of life on a wildlife sanctuary where both the land and its many animal residents, including white-tailed deer, sand-hill cranes, and snapping turtles, are nurtured and kept safe from harm.

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9781585362684 | Sleeping Bear Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Inspired by a school writing assignment, Kelly takes a fresh look at her family's Michigan farm and notes the ways in which her parents have chosen to nurture the land and the wildlife living on it.

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After several failed attempts to release Challenger, an American bald eagle, back into the wild after he had been taken in by humans, he has become an ambassador to the plight of these fabulous birds and has appeared at numerous important ceremonies and on many television shows.

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9781585362615 | Sleeping Bear Pr, November 30, 2005, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Challenger is an American bald eagle raised by humans after failed attempts to release him into the wild.

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On a cold December night, Louis must decide whether to brave the treacherous Detroit River to take a slave family to freedom.

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9781585362226 | Sleeping Bear Pr, January 28, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: On a cold December night, Louis must decide whether to brave the treacherous Detroit River to take a slave family to freedom.

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Recounts the life of Petosegay, an Ottawa Indian chief, who gave his name to the small town in northern Michigan--Petoskey--where a unique stone can be found along its shores.

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9781585362172 | Sleeping Bear Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Recounts the life of Petosegay, an Ottawa Indian chief, who gave his name to the small town in northern Michigan--Petoskey--where a unique stone can be found along its shores.

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Told in journal form and rendered in beautifully detailed artwork, a day-in-the-life view of a fox named Samantha shows her growth from an injured kit to an independent adult living on her own. Teacher's Guide available.

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9781585362202 | Sleeping Bear Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Recounts in diary format the authors' rescue of a red fox pup and the year they spent raising her and returning her to the wild.

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Offers the true and tragic story of the giant transport ship and its crew that never returned after encountering a devastating storm on Lake Superior while on a routine journey to carry its load of ore to its destination port in Cleveland, Ohio. 35,000 first printing.

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9781585361267 | Sleeping Bear Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Describes the voyage and sinking of the giant transport ship, the Edmund Fitzgerald, which was caught in a raging storm while crossing Lake Superior in November, 1975.

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Although she knows it is forbidden to go into the Spirit Wood, young maiden Leelinau misses her fairy friends, the Pukwudjinees, and risks her safety to visit them on special occasions.

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9781585361502 | Sleeping Bear Pr, May 1, 2003, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A young maiden is entranced by the Spirit Wood, where playful fairies known as the Pukwudjininees live, and wants to keep visiting there despite being forbidden to do so by her family.

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Holly and her mother, Nellie, pick berries all summer in order to make enough money so that Holly can get a coat to wear to school in the winter.

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9781585361090 | Sleeping Bear Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A Nellie and her mother pick berries all summer in order to make enough money so that Nellie can get a coat to wear to school in the winter.

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During the Berlin Airlift, a humanitarian rescue mission that utilized British and American pilots to fly supplies into West Berlin, one of the American pilots, Lt. Halvorsen, came to be known as the Chocolate Pilot to seven-year-old Mercedes and the other children of Berlin. 20,000 first printing.

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9781585360697 | Sleeping Bear Pr, April 1, 2002, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The true story of a young German girl, Mercedes Simon, and of the American pilot, Gail Halvorsen, who shared hope and joy with the children of West Berlin by dropping candy-filled parachutes during the Airlift.

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Jackson, a great horned owl, chooses to stay with the family that raised him after a boy stole him from his nest when he was just an owlet.

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9781585360703 | Sleeping Bear Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Jackson, a great horned owl, chooses to stay with the family that raised him after a boy stole him from his nest when he was just an owlet.

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Product Description: Yet another moving and beautiful tale from the Legends team of author Kathy-jo Wargin and Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen, The Legend of the Lady's Slipper is a suspenseful tale of a young maiden's run through the forest in an attempt to save the people of her village...read more

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9781585361687 | Sleeping Bear Pr, June 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Yet another moving and beautiful tale from the Legends team of author Kathy-jo Wargin and Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen, The Legend of the Lady's Slipper is a suspenseful tale of a young maiden's run through the forest in an attempt to save the people of her village.

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9781886947740 | Sleeping Bear Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: One winter, when the people of her village become terribly ill, Running Flower braves the snow and freezing cold to race to the village on the other side of the forest for medicine.

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After the Campbell family learns that they will be forced to leave Fort Michilimackinac for the new island settlement on Mackinac, Robert Campbell asks permission from Governor Sinclair to build a sawmill at Mill Creek instead.

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9781585360543 | Sleeping Bear Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: After the Campbell family learns that they will be forced to leave Fort Michilimackinac for the new island settlement on Mackinac, Robert Campbell asks permission from Governor Sinclair to build a sawmill at Mill Creek instead.

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Product Description: While nearly everyone has a memory of their own favorite tattered teddy bear, the details of the day President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt refused to shoot a bear have been lost to time. Now, nearly 100 years later, the legend that has grown around that fateful encounter will captivate you in this delightful tale...read more

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9781585360130 | Sleeping Bear Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: While nearly everyone has a memory of their own favorite tattered teddy bear, the details of the day President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt refused to shoot a bear have been lost to time.

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Product Description: The home of one of America's most revered Presidents is also home to American icons such as the Ferris wheel, Montgomery Ward stores, and John Deere tractors. This latest offering from the award-winning team of author Kathy-jo Wargin and illustrator Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen is sure to be a must-have for every "Illini...read more

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9781585362509 | Sleeping Bear Pr, September 30, 2004, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: The home of one of America's most revered Presidents is also home to American icons such as the Ferris wheel, Montgomery Ward stores, and John Deere tractors.

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9781585360161 | Sleeping Bear Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Illustrations and rhyming text introduce people, places, and things associated with the state of Illinois, each accompanied by a more detailed explanation.

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