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By David L. Harrison and Giles Laroche (illustrator)

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9781580896108 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, February 16, 2016, cover price $17.95

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9780547238920 | Houghton Mifflin, October 25, 2011, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: Book by Laroche, Giles

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9788426137692 | Juventud, January 30, 2010, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Book by Laroche, Giles

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Product Description: As it takes us on a tour of some of the most unique and beautiful structures, this book shows how the purpose of each structure dictated its design, or location. Here are soaring glass skyscrapers (for working people) and a humble stone barn (for working animals); a sealed tomb hewn out of a limestone hillside (for buried reasure) and a majestic marble building, honoring a goddess...read more

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9780618862474 | Houghton Mifflin, April 6, 2009, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: As it takes us on a tour of some of the most unique and beautiful structures, this book shows how the purpose of each structure dictated its design, or location.

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Simple, direct text, combined with brilliant cut-paper relief illustrations, captures kids' fascination with “things that go' and opens their minds to the wide variety of wheels and what they do.
By Giles Laroche (illustrator) and April Jones Prince

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9780618563074 | Houghton Mifflin, May 22, 2006, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Presents the wide variety of wheels, including the many types of vehicles they are used on, what they do, the sounds they make, and who they transport.

Provides an in-depth review of the incredible sailing vessels that have sailed the high seas throughout history, such as the Viking drakar, whaling ships, schooners, and more, along with a discussion of the various roles they played during their time.
By Giles Laroche (illustrator) and Philemon Sturges

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9780399234644 | Putnam Pub Group, May 19, 2005, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Poems describe a variety of watercraft, from birch bark canoes to cruise ships, and reveal their impact on the world.

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Full-color illustrations enhance this simple tale about the rotating light of a lighthouse and the many people, far and wide, that are able to see its bright beam in the dark night sky.
By Ann Fearrington and Giles Laroche (illustrator)

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9780399237034 | Putnam Pub Group, August 1, 2002, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: In this cumulative rhyme, lighthouses from around the United States are observed by one sailor, two pilots, three gulls, and more.

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Describes various types of space which are sacred to the five major world religions, including churches, mosques, synagogues, temples, and other shrines. By the creators of Bridges Are to Cross.
By Giles Laroche (illustrator) and Philemon Sturges

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9780399233173 | Putnam Pub Group, October 1, 2000, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Describes various types of space which are sacred to different religions, including churches, mosques, synagogues, temples, and other shrines.

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Depicts the pleasures of city life, people alone and in crowds, smiling and hurrying, on the sidewalk, bus, and subway
By Giles Laroche (illustrator)

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9780606098588 | Demco Media, June 1, 1996, cover price $13.49 | About this edition: Depicts the pleasures of city life, people alone and in crowds, smiling and hurrying, on the sidewalk, bus, and subway

From the flickering light of a carved pumpkin to the mysterious denizens of a haunted Halloween night, a collection of poetry--by Nancy Willard, Jane Yolen, Karla Kushkin, and others--celebrates the creepy autumn holiday.
By Lee Bennett Hopkins and Giles Laroche (illustrator)

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9780316372763 | Little Brown & Co, September 1, 1993, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems about Halloween and its creatures, by such authors as Jane Yolen, Karla Kuskin, and Nancy Willard.

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A celebration of color leads readers on an adventure with Alexander the Monkey as he slips through yellow, orange, blue, red, and green die-cut holes. By the author of Wheel Away.
By Dayle Ann Dodds and Giles Laroche (illustrator)

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9780316188203 | Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1992, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A celebration of color leads readers on an adventure with Alexander the monkey as he slips through yellow, orange, blue, red, and green die-cut holes

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After reading about faraway lands, a young girl closes her eyes and imagines all the wonderful places a road could take her, from a cave full of treasure to a witch's house and even to Mexico.
By Rachel Field and Giles Laroche (illustrator)

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9780316281782 | Little Brown & Co, October 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: After reading a book about faraway places, a young girl closes her eyes and dreams of all the places the road outside her house could take her, from a treasure-filled cave, to a hat shop, past a witch's house, even to Mexico

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