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Raccoon siblings Amanda and Philip join a traveling circus as clowns--the former for the excitement, the latter to prove he is not a stick in the mud--and the duo cooks up the performance of a lifetime with the aid of monkeys, villains, and a real clown
By Avi and David Wisniewski (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780380803385 | Camelot, February 1, 1999, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Raccoon siblings Amanda and Philip join a traveling circus as clowns--the former for the excitement, the latter to prove he is not a stick in the mud--and the duo cooks up the performance of a lifetime with the aid of monkeys, villains, and a real clown

Reinforced:

9780606154321 | Demco Media, January 1, 1999, cover price $12.03 | About this edition: Raccoon siblings Amanda and Philip join a traveling circus as clowns--the former for the excitement, the latter to prove he is not a stick in the mud--and the duo cooks up the performance of a lifetime with the aid of monkeys, villains, and a real clown

Prebinding:

9780613170796 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $12.25 | About this edition: Raccoon siblings Amanda and Philip join a traveling circus as clowns--the former for the excitement, the latter to prove he is not a stick in the mud--and the duo cooks up the performance of a lifetime with the aid of monkeys, villains, and a real clown

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Provides information on numerous religious and secular holidays and other days that commemorate special occasions throughout the calendar year.

Hardcover:

9780917882548 | 3 edition (Maryland Historical Pr, April 1, 2002), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Provides information on numerous religious and secular holidays and other days that commemorate special occasions throughout the calendar year.
9780917882463 | 2nd edition (Maryland Historical Pr, April 1, 1997), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Provides information on numerous religious and secular holidays and other days that commemorate special occasions throughout the calendar year.

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An Icelandic legend explains the origin of the Northern Lights
By Lee Salsbery (illustrator) and David Wisniewski

Hardcover:

9780688095895, titled "Elfwyn's Saga: Story and Pictures" | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, October 1, 1990, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Although born blind because of a curse cast on her family by an evil enemy, Elfwyn finds a way to erase the curse with the help of the Hidden Folk.

Library:

9780688095901, titled "Elfwyn's Saga: Story and Pictures" | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, October 1, 1990, cover price $13.89 | About this edition: Although born blind because of a curse cast on her family by an evil enemy, Elfwyn finds a way to erase the curse with the help of the Hidden Folk.

A saintly rabbi miraculously brings to life a clay giant who helps him watch over the Jews of sixteenth-century Prague

Miscellaneous:

9780547531793 | Houghton Mifflin, November 19, 2007, cover price $7.99 | also contains Golem

School and Library:

9780395726181 | Clarion Books, October 18, 1996, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A saintly rabbi miraculously brings to life a clay giant who helps him watch over the Jews of sixteenth-century Prague

Five stories offer comical rewrites of well-known horror movies.

Hardcover:

9780060005139 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Five stories offer comical rewrites of well-known horror movies.

Paperback:

9780060005153 | Trophy Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Five stories offer comical rewrites of well-known horror movies.

Library:

9780060005146 | Harpercollins, August 1, 2003, cover price $16.89 | About this edition: Five stories offer comical rewrites of well-known horror movies.

Reinforced:

9780606257329 | Demco Media, December 1, 2002, cover price $13.14 | About this edition: Five stories offer comical rewrites of well-known horror movies.

Prebinding:

9780613549219 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $13.40 | About this edition: Five stories offer comical rewrites of well-known horror movies.

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A lyrical tale about the joys of outdoor play brings together in friendship a group of multiethnic children, who romp in the sun, wind, rain, and moonlight, in a hand-sized story featuring cut-paper illustrations.

School and Library:

9780395903735 | Clarion Books, August 21, 2000, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Children speak to the sun, wind, clouds, rain, stars, and moon, asking to play with them.

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Having decided to launch her career as a thief's apprentice by breaking into an empty house, Amanda the raccoon is warned against a life of crime by her brother Philip, a runaway train, and virtually every animal in town. Original.
By Avi and David Wisniewski (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780380803378 | Camelot, February 1, 1999, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Having decided to launch her career as a thief's apprentice by breaking into an empty house, Amanda the raccoon is warned against a life of crime by her brother Philip, a runaway train, and virtually every animal in town

Reinforced:

9780606156004 | Demco Media, January 1, 1999, cover price $12.03 | About this edition: Having decided to launch her career as a thief's apprentice by breaking into an empty house, Amanda the raccoon is warned against a life of crime by her brother Philip, a runaway train, and virtually every animal in town

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Assured that he is the one and only Master Man, Shadusa brags to all about his strength and power, yet when another Master Man declares his superiority, a challenge will soon take place.
By Aaron Shepard and David Wisniewski (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780688137830 | William Morrow & Co, December 1, 2000, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A boastful strong man learns a lesson harder than his muscles when he encounters one of Nigeria's superheroes in this Hausa tale which explains the origin of thunder.

Library:

9780688137847 | William Morrow & Co, December 1, 2000, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: A boastful strong man learns a lesson harder than his muscles when he encounters one of Nigeria's superheroes in this Hausa tale which explains the origin of thunder.

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To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok

Paperback:

9780395720844 | Pap/cas edition (Clarion Books, April 1, 1996), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok.
9780395720837 | Houghton Mifflin, September 18, 1995, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok

School and Library:

9780395551127 | Clarion Books, September 23, 1991, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok

Reinforced:

9780606080521 | Demco Media, September 1, 1995, cover price $15.80 | About this edition: To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok

Prebinding:

9780613377591 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: To bring rain to his thirsty village, Pik challenges the rain god to a game of pok-a-tok

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A humorous revelation of the real reasons why adults tell children to do things, such as 'Eat your vegetables,' 'Comb your hair,' and 'Don't blow bubbles in your milk'

Hardcover:

9780688153397, titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups" | Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1, 1998, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A humorous revelation of the real reasons why adults tell children to do things, such as 'Eat your vegetables,' 'Comb your hair,' and 'Don't blow bubbles in your milk'

Paperback:

9780064437530, titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups" | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 1, 2001), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A grown-up disguised under bread pudding, in a chocolate milkshake, and in a vegetable truck reveals the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children to eat vegetables, brush their hair, and drink milk.

Library:

9780688153403, titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-Ups" | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, March 1, 1998, cover price $17.89 | About this edition: A humorous revelation of the real reasons why adults tell children to do things, such as 'Eat your vegetables,' 'Comb your hair,' and 'Don't blow bubbles in your milk'

Reinforced:

9780606222792 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $15.85 | About this edition: A grown-up disguised under bread pudding, in a chocolate milkshake, and in a vegetable truck reveals the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children to eat vegetables, brush their hair, and drink milk.

Prebinding:

9781439554029, titled "The Secret Knowledge of Grown-ups" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, September 18, 2008), cover price $15.99
9780613442541 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: A grown-up disguised under bread pudding, in a chocolate milkshake, and in a vegetable truck reveals the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children to eat vegetables, brush their hair, and drink milk.

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In the follow-up to The Secret Knowledge of Grown-ups, a Caldecott Medal winner reveals more of the real reasons grown-ups tell kids to do things such as brush their teeth or clean under the bed. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780688178543 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, August 1, 2001, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A grown-up disguised as a sneaker, the tooth fairy, and a mop, exposes the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children not to swallow their gum, eat junkfood, or stay in the bathtub too long.

Paperback:

9780060590178 | Reprint edition (Harper Torch, August 1, 2004), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A grown-up disguised as a sneaker, the tooth fairy, and a mop, exposes the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children not to swallow their gum, eat junkfood, or stay in the bathtub too long.

Library:

9780688178550 | Harpercollins, August 1, 2001, cover price $16.89 | About this edition: A grown-up disguised as a sneaker, the tooth fairy, and a mop, exposes the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children not to swallow their gum, eat junkfood, or stay in the bathtub too long.

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When an evil toy store owner brings crime to the city of Tokyo, only a mysterious, and large, hero is able to defeat the villain.

Hardcover:

9780756785062 | Diane Pub Co, November 30, 2002, cover price $17.00

School and Library:

9780811834926 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: When an evil toy store owner brings crime to the city of Tokyo, only a mysterious, and large, hero is able to defeat the villain.

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The story of Sundiata, who overcame physical handicaps, social disgrace, and strong opposition to rule Mali in the thirteenth century.

Paperback:

9780395764817 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, January 22, 1999), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Sundiata overcomes handicaps and opposition to rule Mali

School and Library:

9780395613023 | Clarion Books, October 19, 1992, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Sundiata overcomes handicaps and opposition to rule Mali

Prebinding:

9780613178679 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Sundiata overcomes handicaps and opposition to rule Mali

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When his friend Chips is snatched and chewed, Tough Cookie sets out from the bottom of the jar to stop Fingers.

Hardcover:

9780688153373 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: When his friend Chips is snatched and chewed, Tough Cookie sets out from the bottom of the jar to stop Fingers.

Library:

9780688153380 | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, September 1, 1999, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: When his friend Chips is snatched and chewed, Tough Cookie sets out from the bottom of the jar to stop Fingers.

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An emperor gives his twin sons, one a warrior and one a wise man, a quest to see which will rule his kingdom

Hardcover:

9780688078898 | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, March 1, 1989, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: An emperor gives his twin sons, one a warrior and one a wise man, a quest to see which will rule his kingdom.

Paperback:

9780688161590 | Reprint edition (Mulberry Books, August 1, 1998), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: An emperor gives his twin sons, one a warrior and one a wise man, a quest to see which will rule his kingdom

Library:

9780688078904 | Lothrop Lee & Shepard, March 1, 1989, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: An emperor gives his twin sons, one a warrior and one a wise man, a quest to see which will rule his kingdom.

Reinforced:

9780606157582 | Demco Media, January 1, 1999, cover price $13.49 | About this edition: An emperor gives his twin sons, one a warrior and one a wise man, a quest to see which will rule his kingdom

Prebinding:

9780613122498 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.70 | About this edition: An emperor gives his twin sons, one a warrior and one a wise man, a quest to see which will rule his kingdom

Product Description: Intricate cut-paper illustrations incorporating Pacific Northwest motifs accompany this original story of the Tlingit princess Kchokeen, who is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables her to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers.

Paperback:

9780618569373, titled "The Wave Of The Sea-wolf" | Pap/cas edition (Sandpiper, June 27, 2005), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Kchokeen, a Tlingit princess, is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables Kchokeen to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers.
9780395968925, titled "The Wave of the Sea-Wolf" | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, September 20, 1999), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Kchokeen, a Tlingit princess, is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables Kchokeen to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers

School and Library:

9780395664780, titled "The Wave of the Sea-Wolf" | Clarion Books, October 1, 1994, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Kchokeen, a Tlingit princess, is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables Kchokeen to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers

Reinforced:

9780606228558 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $14.21 | About this edition: Kchokeen, a Tlingit princess, is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables Kchokeen to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers

Prebinding:

9781442003354, titled "The Wave of the Sea-wolf" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Intricate cut-paper illustrations incorporating Pacific Northwest motifs accompany this original story of the Tlingit princess Kchokeen, who is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables her to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers.
9780613194891 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Kchokeen, a Tlingit princess, is rescued from drowning by a guardian spirit that later enables Kchokeen to summon a great wave and save her people from hostile strangers

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Describes, in rhyming text and illustrations, the characteristics of woodworking tools commonly found in most toolboxes as a boy assists workers in creating a spectacular carousel. By the illustrator of the Caldecott Medal-winner, Golem. 15,000 first printing.
By Andrew Clements and David Wisniewski (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780395855799 | Clarion Books, April 19, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Describes, in rhyming text and illustrations, the characteristics of tools commonly found in most toolboxes

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