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Product Description: It's not fair! Anna doesn't have a granny. All her friends have at least one. Grannies are great. They buy you treats and take you on special trips. So Anna decides to draw a pretend secret granny. Imagine her surprise when Granny steps out of her picture and comes to life! Having a secret granny is fun -and full of surprises...read more
By Phillip Morrison (illustrator)

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9780862786861 | O''Brien Pr, September 15, 2000, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: It's not fair!

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Product Description: Honour Book, 2002 Jane Addams Children's Book AwardA 2002 New York Public Library Selection for Books for the Teen AgeBank Street College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year, 2002Cooperative Children's Book Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Choices, 2002Hey Tara, what's your mother tongue?Questions like this make fifteen-year-old Tara Mehta's blood boil, especially when asked by a teacher who ought to know better...read more

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9781550419252 | Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd, February 25, 2005, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Honour Book, 2002 Jane Addams Children's Book AwardA 2002 New York Public Library Selection for Books for the Teen AgeBank Street College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year, 2002Cooperative Children's Book Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Choices, 2002Hey Tara, what's your mother tongue?

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9780805064759 | Henry Holt & Co, July 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Learning from her grandmother that her family was active in the Quit India movement of 1942, a rebellion against nearly two centuries of British occupation, gives fifteen-year-old Tara new pride in her heritage, but she still objects when her teacher implies she is not a 'regular Canadian.

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Product Description: There are some things a teen can take for granted, or so Penny thinks. Beautiful girls get all the breaks. An eccentric old woman is going to be the target of every kid in the 'hood. But what if things are not all they seem? Lori Weber's talents are on full display in this in this remarkable, insightful story of beauty's fleeting power and the effects of time...read more

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9781550289442 | James Lorimer & Co, March 1, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: There are some things a teen can take for granted, or so Penny thinks.

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9781550289411 | James Lorimer & Co, March 17, 2006, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: After years of taunting an eccentric, elderly gypsy nicknamed the Queen of Sheba, fourteen-year-old Penny is surprised to learn the true story of the shy woman's past from her grandmother.

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9781417771233 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2007, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: After years of taunting an eccentric, elderly gypsy nicknamed the Queen of Sheba, fourteen-year-old Penny is surprised to learn the true story of the shy woman's past from her grandmother.

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9780722338254 | Gardners Books, August 17, 2007, cover price $4.65

After accidentally swallowing her grandson's pet fly, Grandma tries to retrieve it by consuming progressively larger animals.

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9780126225600, titled "Studies in Mother-Infant Interaction: Proceedings of the Loch Lomond Symposium, Ross Priory, University of Strathclyde, September, 1975" | Academic Pr, June 1, 1977, cover price $69.00 | also contains Studies in Mother-Infant Interaction: Proceedings of the Loch Lomond Symposium, Ross Priory, University of Strathclyde, September, 1975

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9780439639064 | Cartwheel Books, September 1, 2007, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: After accidentally swallowing her grandson's pet fly, Grandma tries to retrieve it by consuming progressively larger animals.

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9780738383323 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2007, cover price $17.20

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By Mark Beech (illustrator)

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9780747594697 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, September 1, 2008, cover price $8.30

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9781406308716 | Gardners Books, January 4, 2010, cover price $7.85

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Product Description: As family and friends arrive from near and far for Grandma's seventieth birthday, Cora is surrounded by excited shouts and laughter and the smells of favorite Cape Verdean dishes cooking. Everyone's getting ready for the big beach party tomorrow, but Cora still doesn't know what to give Grandma as a present...read more
By Lambert Davis (illustrator)

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9781600603471 | Lee & Low Books, September 30, 2010, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: As family and friends arrive from near and far for Grandma's seventieth birthday, Cora is surrounded by excited shouts and laughter and the smells of favorite Cape Verdean dishes cooking.

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Product Description: No one has a gran like Ellie and Morris. Gran has red hair, a leather jacket, and she's part of a motorbike gang. When Gran's lodger disappears with her motorbike, Ellie and Morris decide to take matters into their own hands.

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9780007336388 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, January 5, 2011, cover price $9.05 | About this edition: No one has a gran like Ellie and Morris.

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Product Description: Rusty’s Grandma Margo is a writer. She and Rusty even write stories together. But when Rusty discovers that Margo sometimes suffers from writer’s block, he worries. What can he do to help her? This unique story tackles an issue that not only affects grown-ups...read more
By Melissa Conroy and Elliot Kreloff (illustrator)

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9781609050399 | Jou har/pa edition (Blue Apple Books, November 8, 2011), cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Rusty’s Grandma Margo is a writer.

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9781434238238 | Stone Arch Books, January 1, 2012, cover price $24.65

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Product Description: A touching story of family, loss, and memory.Dara's grandmother, Lok Yeay, is full of stories about her life growing up in Cambodia, before she immigrated to the United States. Lok Yeay tells her granddaughter of the fruits and plants that grew there, and how her family would sit in their yard and watch the stars that glowed like fireflies...read more

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9781570917356 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, February 1, 2012, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A touching story of family, loss, and memory.

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Product Description: Grandma and Anya are back and this time they're cooking up a feast! When Anya goes to stay with Grandma, they make all sorts of delicious meals—and then they take them on adventures around the house! This is a beautiful story about the special world that exists between children and their grandparents...read more

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9781921564192 | Hardie Grant Egmont, April 30, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Grandma and Anya are back and this time they're cooking up a feast!

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Product Description: When Echo and the rest of the Bat Pack hear that the Fogville Museum will be hosting an exhibit about ancient Egypt, they're thrilled. But when they attend the opening of the exhibit, they learn that the museum's mummy isn't quite as dead as they expected.
By Blasco Pisapia (illustrator)

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9781434242457 | Stone Arch Books, August 1, 2012, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: When Echo and the rest of the Bat Pack hear that the Fogville Museum will be hosting an exhibit about ancient Egypt, they're thrilled.

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Product Description: Follow the clues and find the treasure with Max and Ruby! Oh no! A thunderstorm has ruined the picnic that Max and Ruby and their friends, Louise and Lily, have planned. Now the four friends have nothing to do. But Grandma saves the day with an ingenious treasure hunt...read more

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9780670063178 | Ltf edition (Viking Childrens Books, October 30, 2012), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Follow the clues and find the treasure with Max and Ruby!

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Product Description: A moving story of a young girl's struggle with love, loss, family, and magic from the beyond, from critically acclaimed author Kimberley Griffiths Little.Everybody thinks Tara Doucet has the perfect life. But Tara’s life is anything but perfect: Her dear Grammy Claire has just passed away, her mom is depressed and distant, and she and her sister, Riley, can’t agree on anything...read more

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9780545425131 | Scholastic Pr, April 1, 2013, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A moving story of a young girl's struggle with love, loss, family, and magic from the beyond, from critically acclaimed author Kimberley Griffiths Little.

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Product Description: Tonia loves to listen to her Abuela's stories about when she was a young girl. When her grandmother remembers planting a vegetable garden "on my own little square patch of land," Tonia wishes she too could have her very own garden...read more

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9781558857636 | Bilingual edition (Pinata Books, May 31, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Tonia loves to listen to her Abuela's stories about when she was a young girl.

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Product Description: When Grandma Eunice gives Malcolm a strange bottle that she "won" during the 1939 World's Fair, it turns out to contain the ectoplasm of the performer that she tricked--so if Malcolm wants to keep his bottle he is going to have to figure out how to evictthis stubborn ghost.

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9781624020025 | Abdo Group, January 1, 2014, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: When Grandma Eunice gives Malcolm a strange bottle that she "won" during the 1939 World's Fair, it turns out to contain the ectoplasm of the performer that she tricked--so if Malcolm wants to keep his bottle he is going to have to figure out how to evictthis stubborn ghost.

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Product Description: Perry's mother and father are busy people ... they're impatient, they're tired, they get cross easily. And they think that only children, like Perry, should be kept busy. On Saturday mornings Perry and her father visit her gran, Honora Lee, at the Santa Lucia rest home, but Gran never remembers them...read more
By Gregory O'Brien (illustrator)

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9781770497221 | Tundra Books, April 8, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Perry's mother and father are busy people .

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Product Description: One of America's most influential Hispanics -- 'Maria' on Sesame Street -- presents a powerful novel set in New York's El Barrio in 1969.There are two secrets Evelyn Serrano is keeping from her Mami and Papo? her true feelings about growing up in her Spanish Harlem neighborhood, and her attitude about Abuela, her sassy grandmother who's come from Puerto Rico to live with them...read more

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9780545325059 | 1 edition (Scholastic, September 1, 2012), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: One of America’s most influential Hispanics -- 'Maria' on Sesame Street -- presents a powerful novel set in New York's El Barrio in 1969There are two secrets Evelyn Serrano is keeping from her Mami and Papo?

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9780545325066 | Reprint edition (Scholastic Pr, May 27, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: One of America's most influential Hispanics -- 'Maria' on Sesame Street -- presents a powerful novel set in New York's El Barrio in 1969.

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Product Description: For twelve-year-old Lucy Crandall, the last week of August is the most perfect time in the world. It's the week she gets to spend with Grams at the lake house, canoeing, baking cookies, and glazing pots in Grams's potting shed. Grams has a way of making Lucy feel centered, like one of the pots on her kick wheel―perfect, steady, and completely at peace...read more

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9781250044181 | Square Fish, June 10, 2014, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: For twelve-year-old Lucy Crandall, the last week of August is the most perfect time in the world.

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9780374346706 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 27, 2010, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: For twelve-year-old Lucy Crandall, the last week of August is the most perfect time in the world.

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The third in a contemporary series just like Encyclopedia Brown, but with a little more brawn, and a lot more brainteasers!Super-sleuth Charlie Collier is thinking about taking a hiatus from his detective agency to play a private eye in a school play—but when some real robberies stump the police, Charlie realizes that detective work really is his true calling.He and his sidekicks Henry and Scarlett team up with Charlie’s grandma and her old buddy Eugene to set a trap for the robber—one they’re sure will catch him. But the trap doesn’t work out quite the way they thought it would, leaving Charlie, Henry and Scarlett in grave danger.This high-stakes adventure is filled to the brim with brainteasers. Charlie can solve them all—can you?What people are saying about Charlie Collier's first caper:“I loved reading The Homemade Stuffing Caper. The mystery is challenging. The many characters in the book are great fun. I look forward to reading the next Charlie Collier story, and the next, and the next, and the . . .”—David A. Adler, author of the Cam Jansen mysteries “The Homemade Stuffing Caper is an exciting mystery, full of jokes and puns, as well as brainteasers and lots of detective work. This may be the first mystery you don’t want the detective to solve, because you won’t want it to end!”—Bookpage “Brisk and absorbing, author John Madormo’s debut tips its fedora to hard-boiled classics with its ‘sixth-grader meets Sam Spade’ narration.”—FamilyFun Magazine “With mysteries to solve, codes to decrypt, and an extended cast of colorful characters in tow, this first in a new series offers lots of mystery fans to chew on and will leave them hungry for the next installment.”—Booklist A Bookpage Top Ten Summer Reading Selection for 2012 

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9780399162565 | Philomel Books, September 26, 2013, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The third in a contemporary series just like Encyclopedia Brown, but with a little more brawn, and a lot more brainteasers!

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9780142426395 | Reprint edition (Puffin, August 14, 2014), cover price $7.99

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Product Description: One Christmas Eve in a far kingdom, the royal family gathered to open presents―which mainly meant watching the prince open his...  So begins a children's story about taking, but also giving―about stubbornness, but also a change of heart...read more
By Tim J. Myers and Necdet Yilmaz (illustrator)

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9781612615714 | Paraclete Pr, November 1, 2014, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: One Christmas Eve in a far kingdom, the royal family gathered to open presents―which mainly meant watching the prince open his.

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Product Description: Time with grandma is always special, and these special moments are captured in this picture book using beautiful illustrations and minimal text. From biking to bird watching, these small moments are the ones that create big memories and show the importance of family.
By Pascal Campion (illustrator)

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9781479557950 | Picture Window Books, January 1, 2015, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Time with grandma is always special, and these special moments are captured in this picture book using beautiful illustrations and minimal text.

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9781479557974 | Picture Window Books, January 1, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Time with grandma is always special, and these special moments are captured in this picture book using beautiful illustrations and minimal text.

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