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Treehorn learns that grownups don't pay much attention to children when he tries to convince them he's growing smaller or that he's found a tree whose leaves are turning into dollar bills

Paperback:

9780440400455 | Reissue edition (Yearling Books, April 1, 1984), cover price $2.50 | About this edition: Treehorn learns that grownups don't pay much attention to children when he tries to convince them he's growing smaller or that he's found a tree whose leaves are turning into dollar bills

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Jonah hopes to earn money for his candy bars and ice cream by winning a TV contest run by the American Banana Institute

Paperback:

9780553156027 | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, June 1, 1984), cover price $2.50 | About this edition: Jonah hopes to earn money for his candy bars and ice cream by winning a TV contest run by the American Banana Institute

School and Library:

9780823404803 | Holiday House, June 1, 1983, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Jonah hopes to earn money for his candy bars and ice cream by winning a TV contest run by the American Banana Institute

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Jonah D. Krock is addicted to TV and sweets, detests exercise and creepy people, and is determined not to get tangled up with his oddball neighbor, Goober Grube

Paperback:

9780553155495 | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, April 1, 1987), cover price $2.50 | About this edition: Jonah D.

School and Library:

9780823403349 | Holiday House, August 1, 1978, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Jonah D.

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Beasley, a rather portly hippopotamus, is afraid that he is too huge to be good at anything, until he enters a contest he simply cannot lose.

School and Library:

9780316354448 | Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1994, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A young hippopotamus worries that he is too big to be good at anything, but with the help of Aunt Emerald he learns that 'You can always find something to be good at, you just have to find out what it is.

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When Miss Violet Cunningham decides to give away her wealth, Logan Forrest and Liza Webster are concerned about her being hoaxed by unscrupulous operators like spiritualist Bella Vine

School and Library:

9780807507827 | Albert Whitman & Co, June 1, 1981, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Liza and Logan investigate a spiritualist they believe is trying to cheat their neighbor out of her inheritance.

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Liza discovers a dead body wearing Mr. Greening's jogging jacket in the Brillstone garage but when she returns to the scene with her friend Logan the body has disappeared

School and Library:

9780807508251 | Albert Whitman & Co, January 1, 1980, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Liza discovers a body wearing Mr.

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Two teenage neighbors in a city apartment building become involved in the theft of money intended as a bribe for a public official

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9780807508886 | Albert Whitman & Co, April 1, 1977, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Two teen-age neighbors in a city apartment building become involved in the theft of money intended as a bribe for a public official.

As the body changes, the soul grows strong in the spirit of God.

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9780570077886 | Concordia Pub House, June 1, 1979, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: As the body changes, the soul grows strong in the spirit of God.

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A young Egyptian boy describes the city of Cairo as he goes about his daily work and waits for the evening to share a special surprise with his family

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9780688088941, titled "The Day of Ahmed's Secret" | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, August 1, 1990, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A young Egyptian boy describes the city of Cairo as he goes about his daily work and waits for the evening to share a special surprise with his family.

Paperback:

9780688140236, titled "The Day of Ahmed's Secret" | Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1, 1995, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A young Egyptian boy describes the city of Cairo as he goes about his daily work and waits for the evening to share a special surprise with his family

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9780688088958, titled "The Day of Ahmed's Secret" | William Morrow & Co, August 1, 1990, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: A young Egyptian boy describes the city of Cairo as he goes about his daily work and waits for the evening to share a special surprise with his family.

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Product Description: Dillweed's Revenge: A Deadly Dose of Magic, by Heide, Florence Parry
By Carson Ellis (illustrator) and Florence Parry Heide

School and Library:

9780152063948 | Harcourt Childrens Books, September 6, 2010, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Dillweed's Revenge: A Deadly Dose of Magic, by Heide, Florence Parry

Includes humorous stories about the antics and just rewards of greedy Gretchen, careless Genevieve, lazy Chester, and other model youngsters

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9780397317820 | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, April 1, 1978, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A mischievous humorist informs stories about the antics and just rewards of greedy Gretchen, careless Genevieve, lazy Chester, and other model youngsters

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9780440404736 | Reprint edition (Yearling Books, May 1, 1991), cover price $2.99 | About this edition: Includes humorous stories about the antics and just rewards of greedy Gretchen, careless Genevieve, lazy Chester, and other model youngsters

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While helping her father research an article on young criminals, Liza stumbles upon a dangerous secret and she and her friend Logan must depend upon one another for their very lives

School and Library:

9780807522165 | Albert Whitman & Co, February 1, 1979, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Interviews for a research project lead two teenagers to discover the secret of a desperate man.

Two teenage neighbors in a city apartment building are drawn into the mysterious activities at an oriental import company.

School and Library:

9780807523049 | Albert Whitman & Co, June 1, 1978, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Logan and Liza, teen-aged neighbors in the Brillstone Apartments discover strange items and have mysterious experiences which place their lives in peril

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Young Bigelow was afraid of everything until he met Mrs. Pimberly who thought he was a giant.

Hardcover:

9780819303707 | Macmillan Pub Co, June 1, 1970, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Young Bigelow was afraid of everything until he met Mrs.

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Product Description: There are many things we cannot see but know are there: the sun at night, the flower in the seed, birds inside their eggs--and so it is with God's presence.

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9780570077923 | Concordia Pub House, May 1, 1975, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: There are many things we cannot see but know are there: the sun at night, the flower in the seed, birds inside their eggs--and so it is with God's presence.

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A collection of twenty-one humorous poems about monsters

Hardcover:

9780688083199 | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, August 1, 1992, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A collection of twenty-one humorous poems about monsters

Library:

9780688083229 | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, August 1, 1992, cover price $14.93 | About this edition: A collection of twenty-one humorous poems about monsters

With the help of her aunt, Florence is finally able to face a problem she has repressed for years and adjust to the changes in her life

Hardcover:

9780397316571 | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, May 1, 1976, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: With the help of her aunt, Florence is finally able to face a problem she has repressed for years and adjust to the changes in her life

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Product Description: With the help of her aunt, Florence is finally able to face a problem she has repressed for years and adjust to the changes in her life.

Paperback:

9780553205046 | Bantam Books, October 1, 1981, cover price $1.75 | About this edition: With the help of her aunt, Florence is finally able to face a problem she has repressed for years and adjust to the changes in her life.

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Jay Temple calls upon the other members of the Spotlight Club to help him trap a neighborhood sneak thief

School and Library:

9780807532706 | Albert Whitman & Co, May 1, 1973, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: A series of petty thefts in the neighborhood leads the Spotlight Club into a new mystery.

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Ishaq, the son of the chief translator to the Caliph of ancient Baghdad, travels the world in search of precious books and manuscripts and brings them back to the great library known as the House of Wisdom. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780789425621 | Dk Ink, September 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Ishaq travels the world in search of precious books and brings them back to the House of Wisdom

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An ebullient sprite leads the way through fourteen original, playful poems for very young readers about the nature of time, covering such subject matter as time zones, time travel, wasting time, and past, present, and future.

School and Library:

9780395866122 | Clarion Books, March 1, 1999, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A collection of poems about the many aspects of time, including 'The Time Machine,' 'Wasting Time,' and 'Time Zones'

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A little boy discovers the quality that makes man superior to animals.

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9780874601381 | Lion Books, June 1, 1970, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A little boy discovers the quality that makes man superior to animals.

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Eddie tries to distract Alice from watching TV but even a monster can't get her away from the television set.

Library:

9780531034491 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 1980, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: A monster is sneaking into Alice's house, but Alice is so involved in what is on the television that she doesn't notice it coming in

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To a little boy the fire-escape landing is his castle and the center of all his daily activities.
By Florence Parry Heide and Symeon Shimin (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780070278639 | McGraw-Hill, June 1, 1972, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Explores the enchanting world of a young boy who lives in the city and creates a castle out of a fire-escape landing

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