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Product Description: Charlotte’s life is changed forever when her parents’ marriage breaks up, and Charlotte has to leave her beloved house and her old life behind. Then two very different boys cross her path, and a new emotion creeps into her sadness and anger — an emotion that is both confusing and sweet...read more
By Shelley Tanaka (trans)

Hardcover:

9781554988037 | Groundwood Books, October 6, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Charlotte’s life is changed forever when her parents’ marriage breaks up, and Charlotte has to leave her beloved house and her old life behind.

By Shelley Tanaka (trans)

Hardcover:

9781554984114 | Groundwood Books, August 11, 2015, cover price $16.95

Paperback:

9788493721237, titled "Cambio climático / Climate Change" | Ediciones Ekare, December 1, 2014, cover price $14.99
9780394322889, titled "Psychological Research: An Introduction" | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 1981), cover price $22.05 | also contains Psychological Research: An Introduction

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Product Description: All of the animals in the jungle are grumpy — no, they will not take a nap! But one little girl may know just what to do to make sure these creatures can get some much-needed shut-eye. The crocodile and hippo insist that naps are for babies, the ostrich hides its head in the sand, and the hyena simply laughs at the suggestion...read more
By Shelley Tanaka (trans)

Hardcover:

9781554984879 | Italian edition edition (Groundwood Books, October 14, 2014), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: All of the animals in the jungle are grumpy — no, they will not take a nap!

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Product Description: A little mouse and his friend Gustave go out to play one afternoon in this darkly comic story about the sadness of losing a friend and the joy of making a new one. The mouse’s mother has always warned the young friends not to stray too far from home...read more
By Shelley Tanaka (trans)

Hardcover:

9781554984510 | Italian edition edition (Groundwood Books, October 14, 2014), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A little mouse and his friend Gustave go out to play one afternoon in this darkly comic story about the sadness of losing a friend and the joy of making a new one.

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Product Description: It’s autumn in Tokyo, and 12-year-old Akira and his younger siblings Kyoko, Shige, and little Yuki have just moved into a new apartment with their mother. Akira hopes it’s a new start for all of them. But their mother soon begins to spend more and more time away from the apartment, and then one morning Akira finds an envelope of money and a note...read more

Hardcover:

9781554981403 | Groundwood Books, August 7, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: It’s autumn in Tokyo, and twelve-year-old Akira and his younger siblings, Kyoko, Shige and little Yuki, have just moved into a new apartment with their mother.

Paperback:

9781554981182 | Groundwood Books, June 24, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: It’s autumn in Tokyo, and 12-year-old Akira and his younger siblings Kyoko, Shige, and little Yuki have just moved into a new apartment with their mother.

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Product Description: Travel back in time to the fateful maiden voyage of the majestic Titanic in this compelling narrative. Told through the eyes of two young survivors, seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer and twenty-two-year-old Harold Bride, this thrilling account vividly recreates the night the worlds most famous passenger ship sank to the bottom of the icy Atlantic...read more
By Terry Bregy (narrator) and Shelley Tanaka

CD/Spoken Word:

9781609987039 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, March 13, 2012), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Travel back in time to the fateful maiden voyage of the majestic Titanic in this compelling narrative.

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Examines the causes and implications of global warming and discusses such topics as the role of everyday choices and the policy-making practices of governments and industries.

Hardcover:

9780888996794 | Groundwood Books, September 30, 2006, cover price $15.95
9780888997838 | Groundwood Books, August 18, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Examines the causes and implications of global warming and discusses such topics as the role of everyday choices and the policy-making practices of governments and industries.

Paperback:

9781554981595 | Revised edition (Groundwood Books, February 21, 2012), cover price $10.00
9780888997845 | Reprint edition (Groundwood Books, August 28, 2007), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Examines the causes and implications of global warming and discusses such topics as the role of everyday choices and the policy-making practices of governments and industries.
9780205297665, titled "The Allyn and Bacon Guide to Peer Tutoring" | Allyn & Bacon, August 1, 1999, cover price $25.80 | also contains The Allyn and Bacon Guide to Peer Tutoring

Prebinding:

9781417782789 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2007, cover price $20.80

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Product Description: Early on the morning of December 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan launched a massive surprise attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. Two brief and terrible hours later, much of the American fleet lay sunk or burning; 2,388 Americans were dead; and the United States and Japan were at war...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781935430681 | Unabridged edition (Audio Bookshelf, December 1, 2011), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Early on the morning of December 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan launched a massive surprise attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.

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Product Description: Hiding behind a chair, five-year-old Emma can’t see her mother being murdered, but she hears everything. When the assassins finally leave, the terrified girl stumbles away from the scene, motivated only by the memory of her mother’s last words: "You must not die, Emma!" Eventually, Emma is taken in by an old Hutu woman who risks her own life to hide the child...read more
By Shelley Tanaka (trans)

Hardcover:

9780888998927 | Groundwood Books, October 1, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Hiding behind a chair, five-year-old Emma can’t see her mother being murdered, but she hears everything.

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Product Description: Fifteen-year-old Miriam is having stupid arguments with her mother, is bored to death in class, and is trying to get excited by the same old parties with the same old friends in the same old town. She wishes she lived in a big city where she could meet new people and experience new things...read more
By Shelley Tanaka (trans)

Hardcover:

9780888997241 | Groundwood Books, April 28, 2008, cover price $16.95

Paperback:

9780888997258 | Groundwood Books, October 1, 2009, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Miriam is having stupid arguments with her mother, is bored to death in class, and is trying to get excited by the same old parties with the same old friends in the same old town.

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Product Description: Stories like "The Frog Prince" and "Tom Thumb" have been enduring favorites of young readers for their fantastic stories and captivating characters, while adults have appreciated the moral lessons they impart. But there are dark elements in these and other tales by the Brothers Grimm — from Rapunzel's entrapment by an evil witch to Little Red Riding Hood's deadly encounter with the Wolf...read more
By Rotraut Susanne Berner (illustrator) and Shelley Tanaka (trans)

Hardcover:

9780888999573 | Groundwood Books, September 1, 2009, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Stories like "The Frog Prince" and "Tom Thumb" have been enduring favorites of young readers for their fantastic stories and captivating characters, while adults have appreciated the moral lessons they impart.

Describes some of the newly discovered dinosaurs and what paleontologists have learned about these prehistoric creatures in recent years.
By Alan Barnard (illustrator) and Shelley Tanaka

Paperback:

9781897330555, titled "New Dinos: The Latest Finds! the Coolest Dinosaur Discoveries!" | Reprint edition (Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010), cover price $9.95

School and Library:

9780689851834 | Atheneum, June 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Describes some of the newly discovered dinosaurs and what paleontologists have learned about these prehistoric creatures in recent years.

Describes the Allied landing on the beaches of Normandy on June 6, 1944, from the point of view of four soldiers who were there.
By David Craig (illustrator) and Shelley Tanaka

Paperback:

9781897330388 | Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010, cover price $9.95

School and Library:

9780786818815 | Hyperion, May 1, 2004, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Describes the Allied landing on the beaches of Normandy on June 6, 1944, from the point of view of four soldiers who were there.

Provides a short history of the siege of the Alamo.
By David Craig (illustrator) and Shelley Tanaka

Hardcover:

9780786819232 | Hyperion, September 1, 2003, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Provides a short history of the siege of the Alamo.

Paperback:

9781897330371 | Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: Investigating the prehistoric world—from the Gobi desert in the heart of Mongolia to the Valley of the Moon in Argentina to the Provincial Park in Canada—this fascinating exploration teaches children about dinosaurs as they discover fossilized remains and skeletal structures...read more

Paperback:

9781897330623 | Reprint edition (Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010), cover price $9.95 | also contains Graveyards of the Dinosaurs: What It's Like to Discover Prehistoric Creatures | About this edition: Investigating the prehistoric world—from the Gobi desert in the heart of Mongolia to the Valley of the Moon in Argentina to the Provincial Park in Canada—this fascinating exploration teaches children about dinosaurs as they discover fossilized remains and skeletal structures.
9780786815401 | Special edition (Hyperion, September 1, 2000), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Discusses the work of paleontologists who have found dinosaur bones and fossils in Canada, Argentina, and the Gobi Desert.

Prebinding:

9780613897341 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2000, cover price $16.85 | About this edition: Discusses the work of paleontologists who have found dinosaur bones and fossils in Canada, Argentina, and the Gobi Desert.

Provides a short history of the Battle of Gettysburg and the commemorative address President Lincoln made there during the Civil War.
By David Craig (illustrator) and Shelley Tanaka

Hardcover:

9780786819225 | Hyperion, September 1, 2003, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Provides a short history of the Battle of Gettysburg and the commemorative address President Lincoln made there during the Civil War.

Paperback:

9781897330401 | Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: Investigating the prehistoric world—from the Gobi desert in the heart of Mongolia to the Valley of the Moon in Argentina to the Provincial Park in Canada—this fascinating exploration teaches children about dinosaurs as they discover fossilized remains and skeletal structures...read more

Paperback:

9781897330623 | Reprint edition (Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010), cover price $9.95 | also contains Graveyards of the Dinosaurs: What It's Like to Discover Prehistoric Creatures | About this edition: Investigating the prehistoric world—from the Gobi desert in the heart of Mongolia to the Valley of the Moon in Argentina to the Provincial Park in Canada—this fascinating exploration teaches children about dinosaurs as they discover fossilized remains and skeletal structures.

Uses the discovery of the temple in Mexico City, what was the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, to introduce the story of the Spanish conquest of Moctezuma and his empire in the sixteenth century.
By Greg Ruhl (illustrator) and Shelley Tanaka

Paperback:

9781897330593 | Reprint edition (Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010), cover price $10.95 | also contains Lost Temple of the Aztecs: What It Was Like When the Spaniards Invaded Mexico
9780786815425 | Special edition (Hyperion, September 1, 2000), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Uses the discovery of the temple in Mexico City, what was the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, to introduce the story of the Spanish conquest of Moctezuma and his empire in the sixteenth century.

Reinforced:

9780606207737 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $16.93 | About this edition: Uses the discovery of the temple in Mexico City, what was the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, to introduce the story of the Spanish conquest of Moctezuma and his empire in the sixteenth century.

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Seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer explores the Titanic and forms a brief friendship with another passenger before experiencing the wreck of the giant ocean liner
By Ken Marschall (illustrator) and Shelley Tanaka

Hardcover:

9780786802838 | Hyperion, September 1, 1996, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer explores the Titanic and forms a brief friendship with another passenger before experiencing the wreck of the giant ocean liner

Paperback:

9781897330609 | Reprint edition (Madison Press Books, August 1, 2010), cover price $9.95
9780786813186 | Hyperion, September 1, 1998, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer explores the Titanic and forms a brief friendship with another passenger before experiencing the wreck of the giant ocean liner

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Product Description: The sinking of the great liner Titanic in 1912 is lavishly illustrated by a student of the wreck and is recounted from the perspective of seventeen-year old Jack Thayer and twenty-two-year old Harold Bride, who were both saved by getting themselves onto a life raft.

Miscellaneous:

9781605147925 | Findaway World Llc, July 1, 2008, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The sinking of the great liner Titanic in 1912 is lavishly illustrated by a student of the wreck and is recounted from the perspective of seventeen-year old Jack Thayer and twenty-two-year old Harold Bride, who were both saved by getting themselves onto a life raft.

Reinforced:

9780606156592 | Demco Media, January 1, 1999, cover price $16.93 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer explores the Titanic and forms a brief friendship with another passenger before experiencing the wreck of the giant ocean liner

Prebinding:

9780613110181 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.85 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Jack Thayer explores the Titanic and forms a brief friendship with another passenger before experiencing the wreck of the giant ocean liner

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Starting in 1959, fifteen-year-old Algonquian Indian Nipishish deals with being kicked out of residential school, attending high school off the reservation, his love for Pinamen, and the previous death of his father. Reprint.

Paperback:

9780888996169 | Reprint edition (Groundwood Books, October 30, 2006), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Starting in 1959, fifteen-year-old Algonquian Indian Nipishish deals with being kicked out of residential school, attending high school off the reservation, his love for Pinamen, and the previous death of his father.

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When Rat--who is the only animal who knows how to make fire--takes his best friend's advice and stores his food in Elephant's solid house, Elephant turns him away from his fair share when the drought comes, so Rat leaves, leaving the other animals without fire.

School and Library:

9780888996985 | Italian edition edition (Groundwood Books, February 9, 2006), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Elephant offers to store the grain of his best friend, Rat, in his house to stop thieves during a drought, but ends up stealing it himself, causing Rat, who is the only animal who knows how to make fire, to run away.

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Presents an overview of mummies from around the world, discussing their discoveries, the methods used to create them, and their possible significance for the cultures in which they lived.
By Paul G. Bahn (contributor) and Shelley Tanaka

Hardcover:

9780810957978 | Harry N Abrams Inc, November 1, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents an overview of mummies from around the world, discussing their discoveries, the methods used to create them, and their possible significance for the cultures in which they lived.

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A true story told from the point of view of the author's father as a boy, featuring archival photographs, historical maps, and educational sidebars, follows a family of Lithuanian Jews on their perilous flight from Adolf Hitler's advancing armies. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780888993328 | Groundwood Books, November 1, 1998, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Follows a Lithuanian family's escape

Paperback:

9780888996381 | Reprint edition (Groundwood Books, October 16, 2004), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Follows a Lithuanian family's escape

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