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Product Description: Hip, hip hooray! Street and Brace have put their heads together and came up with a book about idioms that hits the topic right on the nose for elementary school students and English language learners. This handy volume allows readers to have hundreds of idioms at their fingertips so they can stay on their toes...read more
By Eric Brace (illustrator) and Pat Street

School and Library:

9780823421350 | Holiday House, February 1, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Hip, hip hooray!

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Paperback:

9780778718765 | Crabtree Pub Co, December 15, 2015, cover price $8.95

Library:

9780778717768 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 15, 2016, cover price $27.60

Product Description: Designed to bolster reading comprehension and enhance writing skills, this imaginative title helps children identify and decipher the meaning of similes. Accessible text and engaging examples support a solid understanding of this figurative language form.

Paperback:

9780778718758 | Crabtree Pub Co, December 15, 2015, cover price $8.95

Library:

9780778717751 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 15, 2016, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: Designed to bolster reading comprehension and enhance writing skills, this imaginative title helps children identify and decipher the meaning of similes.

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Product Description: Similes and metaphors are a complex yet fundamental concept for readers of any age. The world of figurative language is decoded through age-appropriate text and relatable, easy-to-understand examples of both similes and metaphors...read more

Paperback:

9781477773543 | Pck edition (Rosen Pub Group, January 1, 2015), cover price $49.50
9781477773536 | Powerkids Pr, January 1, 2015, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Similes and metaphors are a complex yet fundamental concept for readers of any age.

Library:

9781477773529 | Powerkids Pr, January 1, 2015, cover price $23.60 | About this edition: Similes and metaphors are a complex yet fundamental concept for readers of any age.

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Hardcover:

9781938164064 | Nov edition (Ingram Pub Services, September 1, 2014), cover price $15.95

Paperback:

9781938164057 | Ingram Pub Services, September 1, 2014, cover price $8.95

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Product Description: A taste of your own medicine Rub salt in the wound Warts and all Have you ever heard these crazy expressions? People use them even when you don't have to take any medicine and you don't have any wounds or warts! That's because these sentences are idioms--phrases that mean something different than what the words in them actually say...read more
By Aaron Blecha (illustrator) and Matt Doeden

Library:

9780761381631 | Lerner Pub Group, October 1, 2012, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: A taste of your own medicine Rub salt in the wound Warts and all Have you ever heard these crazy expressions?

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Product Description: Clear the hurdles Roll with the punches Batting a thousand Have you ever heard these crazy expressions? People use them even when they're not running races, facing a prizefighter, or hitting every single pitch. That's because these sayings are idioms--phrases that mean something different from what the words in them actually say...read more
By Aaron Blecha (illustrator) and Sandy Donovan

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9780761378891 | Lerner Pub Group, October 1, 2012, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Clear the hurdles Roll with the punches Batting a thousand Have you ever heard these crazy expressions?

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Product Description: On cloud nine A pretty penny The sixty-four-thousand-dollar question Have you heard these crazy expressions? People use them even when the sky is cloud-free and there are no pennies in sight! That's because these sayings are idioms—phrases that mean something different than what the words in them actually say...read more

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9780761381648 | Lerner Pub Group, October 1, 2012, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: On cloud nine A pretty penny The sixty-four-thousand-dollar question Have you heard these crazy expressions?

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Product Description: Win by a nose Pulling your leg Turn a blind eye Have you ever heard these crazy expressions? People use them even when noses, legs, and eyes have nothing to do with whatever they're discussing! That's because these sayings are idioms--phrases that mean something different than what the words in them actually say...read more
By Aaron Blecha (illustrator) and Matt Doeden

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9780761378877 | Lerner Pub Group, October 1, 2012, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Win by a nose Pulling your leg Turn a blind eye Have you ever heard these crazy expressions?

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Product Description: An A for effortCracking the booksPutting your nose to the grindstoneHave you ever heard these crazy expressions? People use them even when no one's really grading you, breaking books in two, or sharpening your nose. That's because these sayings are idioms--phrases that mean something different than what the words in them actually say...read more
By Aaron Blecha (illustrator) and Matt Doeden

Library:

9780761378914 | Lerner Pub Group, October 1, 2012, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: An A for effortCracking the booksPutting your nose to the grindstoneHave you ever heard these crazy expressions?

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Product Description: Out of the Blue shows children the magic of idioms – words that separately have one meaning, but together take on something entirely different. Children are curious about words, especially phrases that make them laugh (“Tickled Pink”), sound silly (“Shrinking Violet”) or trigger images that tickle a child’s sense of the absurd (“A Red Letter Day”)...read more
By Robin Hegan (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780983290421 | Ingram Pub Services, May 1, 2012, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Out of the Blue shows children the magic of idioms – words that separately have one meaning, but together take on something entirely different.

Paperback:

9780983290414 | Vanitabooks Llc, May 1, 2012, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Out of the Blue shows children the magic of idioms – words that separately have one meaning, but together take on something entirely different.

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By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761339458 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 2011, cover price $6.95

School and Library:

9780822591511 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $16.95

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By Laurie Lawlor and Ethan Long (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780823423897 | Nov edition (Holiday House, July 1, 2011), cover price $7.95

School and Library:

9780823422296 | Holiday House, February 11, 2010, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Teachers and parents know that teaching is more effective when kids are having fun. Rick Walton’s Language Adventures Series combines entertainment and education with eight newly revised picture books that cleverly teach grammar and usage...read more
By Jimmy Holder (illustrator) and Rick Walton

Paperback:

9781423620860 | Revised edition (Gibbs Smith, March 1, 2011), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Teachers and parents know that teaching is more effective when kids are having fun.

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Product Description: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'I'm all thumbs.'

Library:

9781602536821 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2011, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'I'm all thumbs.

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Product Description: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'That's the last straw.'

Library:

9781609542306 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2011, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'That's the last straw.

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Product Description: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'It's a long shot.'

Library:

9781602536838 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2011, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'It's a long shot.

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Product Description: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'Hold your horses.'

Library:

9781602536814 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2011, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as 'Hold your horses.

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Product Description: Here's a BRIGHT IDEA: read this book. It's a PIECE OF CAKE. And trust us; no one will call you A TURKEY. For more metaphors, look inside.
By Donald Wu (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780198611189, titled "The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary" | 2 revised edition (Clarendon Pr, April 1, 1975), cover price $29.50 | also contains The Oxford Illustrated Dictionary

Paperback:

9781404867178 | Picture Window Books, January 1, 2011, cover price $7.49

Library:

9781404862708 | Picture Window Books, January 1, 2011, cover price $27.32 | About this edition: Here's a BRIGHT IDEA: read this book.

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Hardcover:

9780198611189 | 2 revised edition (Clarendon Pr, April 1, 1975), cover price $29.50 | also contains You're Toast and Other Metaphors We Adore

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