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Product Description: Experience Arctic chills and warm hugs in this nonfiction picture book about a loving polar bear family from acclaimed author-illustrator Jeanette Winter.At the top of the world, Nanuk the ice bear hunts for food, meets a mate, and hibernates through the winter with her newborn cubs...read more

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9781481446679 | Beach Lane Books, January 19, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Experience Arctic chills and warm hugs in this nonfiction picture book about a loving polar bear family from acclaimed author-illustrator Jeanette Winter.

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Product Description: Kali must learn to hunt, like the rest of the men in his tribe. But when Kali plucks the string on his bow, he forgets about shooting arrows, and makes music long into the night. Even the stars come close to listen. This lovely story celebrates the uniqueness in all of us, the beauty of the natural world, and the power of music and art over violence...read more

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9781633796089 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, February 24, 2015), cover price $38.99 | also contains Kali's Song, Kali's Song | About this edition: Kali must learn to hunt, like the rest of the men in his tribe.

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Product Description: En una pequeña ciudad francesa, un joven llamado Henri Émile Matisse se pasaba eltiempo dibujando. Cuando creció, se trasladó a París y se convirtió en un famoso artista.Ya mayor, una enfermedad grave le inmovilizó en la cama y tuvo que buscar valor paraseguir amando la vida… Un día recortó unas formas en papel pintado...read more

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9788426140333 | Juventud, June 30, 2014, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: En una pequeña ciudad francesa, un joven llamado Henri Émile Matisse se pasaba eltiempo dibujando.

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Product Description: Step into the colorful world of Henri Matisse and his magnificent paper cutouts in this biography by acclaimed picture book creator Jeanette Winter.In a small weaving town in France, a young boy named Henri-Emile Matisse drew pictures everywhere, and when he grew up, he moved to Paris and became a famous artist who created paintings that were adored around the world...read more

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9781442464841 | Beach Lane Books, August 27, 2013, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Step into the colorful world of Henri Matisse and his magnificent paper cutouts in this biography by acclaimed picture book creator Jeanette Winter.

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Product Description: This story begins with an author's note that succinctly explains the drastic changes that occurred when the Taliban came to power in Afghanistan in 1996. The focus is primarily on the regime's impact on women, who were no longer allowed to attend school or leave home without a male chaperone, and had to cover their heads and bodies with a burqa...read more

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9788426138088 | Italian edition edition (Juventud, December 20, 2010), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This story begins with an author's note that succinctly explains the drastic changes that occurred when the Taliban came to power in Afghanistan in 1996.

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Product Description: A man, his burros, and his books bring joy to children in remote Colombian villages in this inspiring book based on a true story by celebrated picture book creator Jeanette Winter.Luis loves to read, but soon his house in Colombia is so full of books there’s barely room for the family...read more

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9781416997788 | 1 edition (Beach Lane Books, June 8, 2010), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A man, his burros, and his books bring joy to children in remote Colombian villages in this inspiring book based on a true story by celebrated picture book creator Jeanette Winter.

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Product Description: As a young girl growing up in Kenya, Wangari was surrounded by trees. But years later when she returns home, she is shocked to see whole forests being cut down, and she knows that soon all the trees will be destroyed. So Wangari decides to do something—and starts by planting nine seedlings in her own backyard...read more

Miscellaneous:

9780547546384 | Houghton Mifflin, September 21, 2008, cover price $17.00

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9780152065454 | Houghton Mifflin, September 21, 2008, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: As a young girl growing up in Kenya, Wangari was surrounded by trees.

An introduction to the life of Hildegard of Bingen, who lived in a time when women were expected only to obey--not to have visions or speak about them. Yet she did speak, and through her courage became one of the greatest mystics and composers of the medieval age.An introduction to one of the greatest mystics and composers of the medieval age, who lived in a time when women were expected only to obey--not to have visions or speak about them.

Miscellaneous:

9780439507387 | B&t Database Management/Cip, September 1, 2007, cover price N/A
| About this edition: An introduction to the life of Hildegard of Bingen, who lived in a time when women were expected only to obey--not to have visions or speak about them.

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Product Description: Joseph Cornell is well known for the oneiric quality of his art and films. Many have tried, often in vain, to put into words the strange power of his boxes--toy-like constructions whose playfulness and humor are anchored in a profound melancholy and loneliness...read more

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9781878972415 | Exact Change, June 17, 2007, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Joseph Cornell is well known for the oneiric quality of his art and films.

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Every day, Angelina dreams of her home in Jamaica and imagines she is there, until her mother finds a wonderful way to convince her that New York is now their home.

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9780374303495 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 17, 2007, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Every day, Angelina dreams of her home in Jamaica and imagines she is there, until her mother finds a wonderful way to convince her that New York is now their home.

When a Red-tailed Hawk makes his home atop a high-rise building in New York City, he gains both fans and enemies, so when the tenants of the building try to have his nest removed, an historic battle ensues.

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9780152059729 | Harcourt Childrens Books, March 1, 2007, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The true story of two red-tailed hawks who nested on a tall apartment building on Fifth Avenue in New York City in 1993 and thereby attracted widespread attention from the public.

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Product Description: Book by Winter, Jeanette

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9788426135827 | Juventud, February 7, 2007, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Book by Winter, Jeanette

An inspiring picture-book biography discusses in English and Spanish Diego Rivera's childhood and how it influenced his art. Reissue. K. SLJ.
By Jeanette Winter (illustrator) and Jonah Winter

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9780679819875 | Reissue edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, January 9, 2007), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Discusses the childhood of Diego Rivera and how it influenced his art.

Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mãachâe skeletons, or calavera, for Mexico's Day of the Dead holiday, and every letter of the alphabet gets its own unique bones.

Miscellaneous:

9780547537924 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 2006, cover price $6.99 | also contains Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book

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9780152051105 | Harcourt Childrens Books, September 1, 2004, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mãachâe skeletons, or calavera, for Mexico's Day of the Dead holiday, and every letter of the alphabet gets its own unique bones.

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Come celebrate with Don Pedro and his family as they prepare for Mexico's Day of the Dead fiesta, featuring each letter of the alphabet and wonderful folk art.

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9780152059064 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 2006), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mãachâe skeletons, or calavera, for Mexico's Day of the Dead holiday, and every letter of the alphabet gets its own unique bones.

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Offers the true story of a baby hippo who, after being torn away from his mother during the 2004 tsunami and left alone for several days, was rescued, brought to an animal refuge, and found a new mother-figure in a giant male tortoise who was more than happy to oblige. 20,000 first printing.

Miscellaneous:

9780547541853 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 2006, cover price $16.00

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9780152054953 | Harcourt Childrens Books, April 1, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Offers the true story of a baby hippo who, after being torn away from his mother during the 2004 tsunami and left alone for several days, was rescued, brought to an animal refuge, and found a new mother-figure in a giant male tortoise.

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When war comes, Alia Muhammad Baker, the librarian of Basra, fears the library will be destroyed, so she asks government officials for help, but they refuse, which means Alia must take matters into her own hands to protect the books that she loves.

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9780152054458 | Houghton Mifflin, January 1, 2005, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Presents the true story of how Alia Baker, the librarian of the Basra library, and her friends managed to save the books of the library before the library was burned to the ground during the 2003 Iraq War.

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On September 11, 2001, two sisters from South Africa flew into New York City with 2,400 roses for a flower show, but in the wake of the terrorist attacks they found themselves stranded in the city with all of their roses--and a desire to remember the victims of the attack.

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9780374367367 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 11, 2004, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: On September 11, 2001, two sisters from South Africa find a good use for the roses they have grown when the flower show in New York City is canceled due to the attack on the World Trade Center.

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In South Africa, a Basotho girl named Elsina paints designs on her house as a prayer to the ancestors for rain, in keeping with the traditions of her people.

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9780374321185 | Frances Foster Books, April 1, 2004, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In South Africa, a Basotho girl paints designs on her house as a prayer to the ancestors for rain.

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Although Niño wants to take part in the annual harvest fiesta and wear the special mask needed in order to catch the jaguar, his parents think he is too young to take on such a risky task, but Niño is determined and so secretly makes his own special mask in the hopes of getting his chance at the fiesta.

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9780803728073 | Dial Books for Young Readers, March 1, 2003, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Told that he is too young to wear a mask at the Fiesta, Niäno make his own mask and surprises his family and the whole village.

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Presents, in brief text and illustrations, the life of the painter who drew much of her inspiration from nature.

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9780606274487 | Demco Media, March 1, 2003, cover price $14.75 | About this edition: Presents, in brief text and illustrations, the life of the painter who drew much of her inspiration from nature.

Prebinding:

9780613599122 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2003, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Presents, in brief text and illustrations, the life of the painter who drew much of her inspiration from nature.

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A richly illustrated biography of Georgia O'Keeffe follows her life from the time she was a young girl, when she viewed the world in her own way, practicing her drawings and running free, to adulthood, when she followed her love of art from the steel canyons of New York City to the plains of New Mexico. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

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9780152045975 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 2003), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Presents, in brief text and illustrations, the life of the painter who drew much of her inspiration from nature.

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9780152016494 | Harcourt Childrens Books, October 1, 1998, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Presents, in brief text and illustrations, the life of the painter who drew much of her inspiration from nature.

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This simple biography of Beatrix Potter, best known for writing The Tale of Peter Rabbit, includes excerpts from her published letters and journals and reveals why she drew and wrote about animals.

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9780374306557 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 1, 2003, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: This simple biography of Beatrix Potter, best known for writing 'The Tale of Peter Rabbit,' includes excerpts from her published letters and journals and reveals why she drew and wrote about animals.

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Simple rebus illustrations are used to present the familiar cumulative nursery rhyme about the antics that go on in the house built by an unsuspecting Jack

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9780142301265, titled "The House That Jack Built" | Reprint edition (Puffin, March 1, 2003), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Simple rebus illustrations are used to present the familiar cumulative nursery rhyme about the antics that go on in the house built by an unsuspecting Jack

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9780803725249, titled "The House That Jack Built" | Dial Books for Young Readers, May 1, 2000, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Simple rebus illustrations are used to present the familiar cumulative nursery rhyme about the antics that go on in the house built by an unsuspecting Jack

Reinforced:

9780606281638 | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Simple rebus illustrations are used to present the familiar cumulative nursery rhyme about the antics that go on in the house built by an unsuspecting Jack

Prebinding:

9780613616300 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $17.25 | About this edition: Simple rebus illustrations are used to present the familiar cumulative nursery rhyme about the antics that go on in the house built by an unsuspecting Jack

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