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The ingredients for a quality narrative, informational, or opinion piece of writing are found in this thorough guide to the world of writing. Readers will examine the steps of crafting a well-written report as well as learn how fiction writers construct believable characters and helpful dialogue to keep their stories flowing. "Tips for Success" boxes and plenty of examples make this book an accessible and valuable tool for any writer's toolbox.

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9780750291033 | Wayland, November 22, 2016, cover price $17.99

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9781482401554 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: The ingredients for a quality narrative, informational, or opinion piece of writing are found in this thorough guide to the world of writing.

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9781482401547 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: The ingredients for a quality narrative, informational, or opinion piece of writing are found in this thorough guide to the world of writing.

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Product Description: Tips for Better Researching teaches readers essential study skills to help them achieve their academic goals. It also gives advice on using these skills in everyday life to help readers gain valuable life skills and gain confidence in extra-curricular activities...read more

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9780750291002 | Wayland, November 15, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Tips for Better Researching teaches readers essential study skills to help them achieve their academic goals.

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9781482401608 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: Offers information on conducting research, including choosing sources, filtering information, and organizing notes.

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9781482401592 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Good research skills are imperative for success in school and in life.

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Product Description: Featuring six pieces of pottery from around the world, this book explores different types of story; from Greek legend in Pablo Picasso's Pan plaque to Chinese legend in the Fo porcelain lion-dog. Each piece of pottery is looked at in detail, and a more general introduction to the medium provides a historical context...read more

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9780750294454 | Wayland, November 8, 2016, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Featuring six pieces of pottery from around the world, this book explores different types of story; from Greek legend in Pablo Picasso's Pan plaque to Chinese legend in the Fo porcelain lion-dog.

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9781404244375 | Powerkids Pr, September 1, 2008, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Describes what decorated pottery is and how it is made, presents important details from six pieces and discusses the stories behind them, and provides instructions for creating three projects related to pottery.

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Product Description: Creepy Crawlies

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9781910706862 | Scribo Pubns Ltd, September 6, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Creepy Crawlies

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Product Description: Climbing a mountain takes bravery and training even without considering the dangers that could await climbers. Lighting strikes, avalanches, sheer cliffs, and terrible cold can all be life-threatening, and readers hoping to trek high in the mountains need to know how to handle them...read more

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9781482450859 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Climbing a mountain takes bravery and training even without considering the dangers that could await climbers.

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Product Description: Is it a bird, a plane, or maybe even a drone flying overhead? This amazing book tackles the history of drone technology and where future development will take these exciting aircraft. Known mostly for its use in the military as surveillance equipment or even in combat, these pilotless flying machines are now used all over the world by ordinary people who love remote controlled vehicles...read more

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9781482451566 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Is it a bird, a plane, or maybe even a drone flying overhead?

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9781482450736 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $31.95

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Product Description: Visit the vicious Vikings and find out how these fearsome warriors lived! Learn about Viking loot and terrorizing raids. Discover the Viking gods and the mysteries of their afterlife. Read amazing Viking stories, find out about deadly blood feuds, and learn what would happen to you if you became a Viking slave as you hunt down the secrets of the dead...read more

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9781515725527 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Visit the vicious Vikings and find out how these fearsome warriors lived!

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Product Description: Dig deep to discover the incredible history of Ancient China. Come face-to-face with the fearsome Terracotta army. Be blown away by ancient inventions, from gunpowder to the umbrella. Get to grips with gods, mysterious medicine, and really riotous rituals as you hunt down the secrets of the dead...read more

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9781515725251 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Dig deep to discover the incredible history of Ancient China.

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Product Description: Jump into the past and visit the world of the mysterious Mayans. Get the lowdown of gruesome sacrifice. Discover why the Mayans wore the heads of their enemies. Take a peek inside the world of the spooky Mayan priest, find out why children were cross-eyed, and discover the world’s first chocolate money as you hunt down the secrets of the dead...read more

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9781515725510 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Jump into the past and visit the world of the mysterious Mayans.

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Product Description: A fantastic book aimed at children aged 9+ that explains why we should all be feminists. Divided into sections such as Work and Money, Politics and Power, Media, Education, Family and Bodies, the book looks at the how feminism and the feminist movement, have affected each area in turn throughout history, and at the issues they are working to combat today...read more

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9780750298377 | Gardners Books, May 26, 2016, cover price $21.35 | About this edition: A fantastic book aimed at children aged 9+ that explains why we should all be feminists.

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Product Description: Search and Rescue Pilot

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9781445145112 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, April 14, 2016), cover price $20.40 | About this edition: Search and Rescue Pilot
9780521236690, titled "Simone De Beauvoir and the Limits of Commitment" | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1981, cover price $59.95 | also contains Simone De Beauvoir and the Limits of Commitment | About this edition: Simone de Beauvoir, whose name is inextricably linked with that of Jean-Paul Sartre, became famous as a leader of the existentialist movement and as a member of a coterie of influential left-wing intellectuals in postwar France.

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9781499407891 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Search and rescue pilots do a tough and dangerous job.

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9781499407877 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Search and rescue pilots do a tough and dangerous job.

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Product Description: Discover the heroic work of paramedic crews in this book. It explores how people begin a career as a paramedic, the skills they need to carry out their job, the equipment they use to give first aid and save lives and the risks and rewards of their life-saving work...read more

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9781445145099 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, April 14, 2016), cover price $20.40 | About this edition: Discover the heroic work of paramedic crews in this book.

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This book introduces children to the Pacific Ocean, looking at climate, ports, and features of its geography. Different types of islands and the ocean floor are explored using key geography terms. Children are encouraged to use geographical skills to locate information by reading maps and interpreting simple keys. This series complements the Introducing Continents series.

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9781406287578 | Gardners Books, April 7, 2016, cover price $13.60
9781484607770 | Heinemann First Library, January 1, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: This book introduces children to the Pacific Ocean, looking at climate, ports, and features of its geography.

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9781484607718 | Heinemann First Library, January 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: This book introduces children to the Pacific Ocean, looking at climate, ports, and features of its geography.

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Product Description: Adaptation and Survival introduces the key concept of adaptation through fun, engaging and detailed descriptions of great white sharks' camouflage, giraffes' extremely long tongue and lots more. Brightly coloured, up-close photographs of these amazing creatures will engage readers as they learn all about how animals have come to survive in the wild...read more

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9781474715720 | Gardners Books, April 7, 2016, cover price $19.60 | also contains Adaptation and Survival | About this edition: Adaptation and Survival introduces the key concept of adaptation through fun, engaging and detailed descriptions of great white sharks' camouflage, giraffes' extremely long tongue and lots more.

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9781433986994 | Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library, January 1, 2013, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Readers will learn about the important concept of adaptation through detailed descriptions of great white sharks camouflage, giraffes extremely long tongue, and more.

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Product Description: This book introduces children to the Atlantic Ocean, looking at its resources, famous places, and people who live along the coast. Different types of islands and the ocean floor are explored using key geography terms. Children are encouraged to use geographical skills to locate information by reading maps and interpreting simple keys...read more

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9781406287561 | Gardners Books, April 7, 2016, cover price $13.60 | About this edition: This book introduces children to the Atlantic Ocean, looking at its resources, famous places, and people who live along the coast.
9781484607763 | Heinemann First Library, January 1, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: This book introduces children to the Atlantic Ocean, looking at its resources, famous places, and people who live along the coast.

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9781484607701 | Heinemann First Library, January 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: This book introduces children to the Atlantic Ocean, looking at its resources, famous places, and people who live along the coast.

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9781445145266 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, February 25, 2016), cover price $20.95

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As the 13 colonies grew, they prospered with new industries and trade. However, some of these trades, like tanning animal hides, were unpleasant. In fact, from slaves and indentured servants, to mad hatters and risk-taking whalers, jobs in the colonies could be downright horrible! Readers will delight in viewing the colonial world through a different lens while they continue to learn about life in early America. Enhanced by detailed images, the social studies content augments classroom learning through truethough sometimes disgustingfacts and examples of making a living in the 13 colonies.

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9781474715614 | Gardners Books, February 11, 2016, cover price $22.90

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9781482403312 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $14.05

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9781482403305 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: As the 13 colonies grew, they prospered with new industries and trade.

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Product Description: Discover the heroic work of firefighting crews in this book. It explores how brave men and women begin a career in firefighting, the skills they need to carry out their job, the equipment they use to fight fires and save lives and the risks and rewards of their life-saving work...read more

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9781445145051 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, February 11, 2016), cover price $21.25 | About this edition: Discover the heroic work of firefighting crews in this book.
9780521230858, titled "Sensibility and English Song: Critical Studies of the Early 20th Century" | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1985, cover price $79.95 | also contains Sensibility and English Song: Critical Studies of the Early 20th Century | About this edition: This highly acclaimed study of English song is the first detailed account of an unusually fruitful interrelationship between English music and English poetry.
9780521212007, titled "Symbol and Theory: A Philosophical Study of Theories of Religion in Social Anthropology" | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1976, cover price $49.95 | also contains Symbol and Theory: A Philosophical Study of Theories of Religion in Social Anthropology | About this edition: Anthropologists have always been concerned with the difference between traditional (or 'primitive') and scientific modes of thought and with the relationships between magic, religion and science.

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9781499408058 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Firefighting is definitely a career that counts.

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9781499408034 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Firefighting is definitely a career that counts.

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A medical physiologist and counselor to thousands of drug users and a nutritionist present evidence that marijuana and other drugs taken to enhance sensual experience cause physical and psychological damage and describe various rehabilitation strategies

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9781445145075 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, February 11, 2016), cover price $21.25
9780521236393, titled "The Henrician Reformation" | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 1981, cover price $49.50 | also contains The Henrician Reformation
9780521212472, titled "Sensual Drugs: Deprivation and Rehabilitation of the Mind" | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1977, cover price $44.50 | also contains Sensual Drugs: Deprivation and Rehabilitation of the Mind | About this edition: A medical physiologist and counselor to thousands of drug users and a nutritionist present evidence that marijuana and other drugs taken to enhance sensual experience cause physical and psychological damage and describe various rehabilitation strategies

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9781499407938 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Police officers are some of our communities most important people.

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9781499407914 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Police officers are some of our communities’ most important people.

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Product Description: An innovative science series which uses an action-adventure story to explore different aspects of scientific learning and to show that we really do need science to survive

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9781445123073 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, February 11, 2016), cover price $14.70 | About this edition: An innovative science series which uses an action-adventure story to explore different aspects of scientific learning and to show that we really do need science to survive

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Product Description: Horrible Jobs of the Renaissance looks at some of the horrible jobs that some unfortunate people had to do during the Renaissance. Find out more about the daily hazards for the groom of the stole, woad dyers, cabin boys and many others...read more

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9781474715607 | Gardners Books, February 11, 2016, cover price $22.90 | About this edition: Horrible Jobs of the Renaissance looks at some of the horrible jobs that some unfortunate people had to do during the Renaissance.

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9781482403718 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $14.05 | About this edition: Presents several of the most dangerous, dirty, and otherwise unpleasant jobs done during the Renaissance, including bilge boys, woad dyers, artists' assistants, and grooms.

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9781482403701 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: During the Renaissance, people were pinned into their clothing, even elaborate gowns.

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Product Description: Ben are his friends are enjoying snowboarding but noisy snowmobiles trigger an avalanche. Amelie is hurt. Can the children get off the mountain safely? How will their use their knowledge of forces and other science to survive? Science has never been more exciting with this attention-grabbing approach which delivers true scietific learning through an action-packed story and spectacular graphic illustrations...read more

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9781445123066 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, February 11, 2016), cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Ben are his friends are enjoying snowboarding but noisy snowmobiles trigger an avalanche.

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