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World adventurer Rafe Caradec promises a dying rancher that he will keep the powerful locals from taking over his Wyoming ranch
By Renne Benoit (illustrator)

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9781770497955 | Tundra Books, January 5, 2016, cover price $17.99

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9781770497962 | Reprint edition (Tundra Books, January 3, 2017), cover price $6.99
9780553232332, titled "Crossfire Trail" | Bantam Dell Pub Group, June 1, 1983, cover price $10.01 | also contains Crossfire Trail | About this edition: World adventurer Rafe Caradec promises a dying rancher that he will keep the powerful locals from taking over his Wyoming ranch

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By Gene Barretta (illustrator)

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9781101934524 | Random House Childrens Books, October 11, 2016, cover price $3.99

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9781101934531 | Random House Childrens Books, October 11, 2016, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: This volume is an exciting exploration into the life of American computer pioneer Steve Jobs, cofounder of Apple, Inc., and one of the leaders of the personal computer revolution. This book covers Jobs early life as well as his work as CEO of Apple, including his amazing computer inventions...read more

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9781508148371 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: This volume is an exciting exploration into the life of American computer pioneer Steve Jobs, cofounder of Apple, Inc.

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9781508148043 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: This volume is an exciting exploration into the life of American computer pioneer Steve Jobs, cofounder of Apple, Inc.

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Product Description: Eli Whitney is remembered as a great inventor. His cotton gin was one of the most important inventions of the Industrial Revolution, and it did much to shape the course of the American economy. This biographical title explores Whitneys entrepreneurial mind, bringing to life his inventions, innovations, and hardworking spirit...read more

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9781499421231 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: Eli Whitney is remembered as a great inventor.

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9781499421255 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Eli Whitney is remembered as a great inventor.

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By Bill Slavin (illustrator)

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9781770495227 | Tundra Books, August 2, 2016, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: Meet the man behind the board games: Milton Bradley.Born in Maine in 1836, Milton Bradley moved with his family to the working-class city of Lowell, Massachusetts, at age 11. His early life consisted of several highs and lows, from graduating high school and attending Harvard to getting laid off and losing his first wife...read more
By Nancy Harrison (illustrator)

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9780448488479 | Dgs rep edition (Grosset & Dunlap, August 2, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Meet the man behind the board games: Milton Bradley.

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9780399542367 | Grosset & Dunlap, August 2, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Meet the man behind the board games: Milton Bradley.

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Product Description: Thomas Edison became a great American inventor and businessman. But do you know what he was like as a child? From exploring shipyards and pastures to feeding a girl worms, Thomas was a curious and creative child. This playful story of his childhood will help young readers connect with a historic figure and will inspire them to want to achieve greatness...read more
By Thomas Radcliffe (illustrator)

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9781515801351 | Picture Window Books, August 1, 2016, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Thomas Edison became a great American inventor and businessman.

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9781479596836 | Picture Window Books, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Thomas Edison became a great American inventor and businessman.

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By Jeff Bane (illustrator)

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9781634705981 | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2016, cover price $12.79

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9781634704786 | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50

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Product Description: This nonfiction reader shines a light on Thomas Edison and his greatest invention—the lightbulb!As a curious child who was always asking questions, it's no wonder Thomas Edison grew up to become a famous, prolific inventor. This easy-to-read nonfiction story follows Edison from his time in school to his career as a full-time inventor...read more
By Jez Tuya (illustrator)

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9780448488318 | Penguin USA, July 19, 2016, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This nonfiction reader shines a light on Thomas Edison and his greatest invention—the lightbulb!

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9780448488301 | Penguin USA, July 19, 2016, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: This nonfiction reader shines a light on Thomas Edison and his greatest invention—the lightbulb!

Product Description: The Wright Brothers took to the sky over a hundred years ago to prove that people could fly. Readers will enjoy reading about the Wright brothers as they developed the airplane. The book follows the brothers as their idea developed into a design, and as that design was constructed, tested, and improved...read more

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9781508146438 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, February 2, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: The Wright Brothers took to the sky over a hundred years ago to prove that people could fly.

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9781508146452 | Powerkids Pr, February 2, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: The Wright Brothers took to the sky over a hundred years ago to prove that people could fly.

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9781499462869 | Rosen Young Adult, January 15, 2016, cover price $35.60

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Robert Goddard changed the face of air and space travel forever when he launched his inventionthe first liquid-fueled rocket. This book introduces readers to Goddards early days, from the moment he set his eyes to the vast sky and the space beyond, to his first explosive experiments. Readers will learn about the technology behind Goddards first rockets and how they affected the design and use of later rockets. This is a high-interest approach to introducing important STEM topics, as well as history. Readers will love paging through the authentic photographs and exploring the information-rich text and timeline for a deeper understanding of this exciting biography.

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9781508146391 | Powerkids Pr, February 2, 2016, cover price $10.00

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9781508146414 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Robert Goddard changed the face of air and space travel forever when he launched his inventionthe first liquid-fueled rocket.

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9781508146353 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, February 2, 2016), cover price $10.00

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9781508146377 | Powerkids Pr, February 2, 2016, cover price $26.25

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Product Description: In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the builder of board games, Milton Bradley. Follow the story from Bradleys childhood, his early entrepreneurial work creating and selling stationery, his drafting education at Harvard, his first business creating and selling lithographs, and how these experiences came together when he formed the Milton Bradley Company and created the Game of Life...read more

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9781624039751 | Checkerboard Library, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the builder of board games, Milton Bradley.

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By Jennifer Black Reinhardt (illustrator)

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9781682629710 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, December 15, 2015), cover price $38.99

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9781580896672 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, September 8, 2015, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: The World's Fair in Chicago, 1893, was to be a spectacular event: architects, musicians, artists, and inventors worked on special exhibits to display the glories of their countries. But the Fair's planners wanted something really special, something on the scale of the Eiffel Tower, which had been constructed for France's fair three years earlier...read more
By Steven Salerno (illustrator)

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9781627790727 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, October 13, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The World's Fair in Chicago, 1893, was to be a spectacular event: architects, musicians, artists, and inventors worked on special exhibits to display the glories of their countries.

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Product Description: In The First Telephone, discover Alexander Graham Bell's story and his determination to be the first to invent a transmitter to carry a spoken message that would transform communications. With the help of Thomas Watson, Bell perseveres and records his step-by-step progress against the wishes of his sponsors...read more

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9781465438249 | Dk Pub, October 6, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In The First Telephone, discover Alexander Graham Bell's story and his determination to be the first to invent a transmitter to carry a spoken message that would transform communications.

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9781465438256 | Dk Pub, October 6, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: In The First Telephone, discover Alexander Graham Bell's story and his determination to be the first to invent a transmitter to carry a spoken message that would transform communications.

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9780471995005, titled "Mathematics, Statistics, and Systems for Health" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, September 1, 1977, cover price $65.95 | also contains Mathematics, Statistics, and Systems for Health

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9781624037214 | Super Sandcastle, September 1, 2015, cover price $25.65

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Product Description: Samuel Morse invented Morse code and innovated the telegraph that changed the world! Kids can read this book to find out more about Morse, like that he was a painter first and how he became an inventor? Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards...read more

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9780498066122, titled "Memory of Autumn" | A S Barnes & Co, June 1, 1968, cover price $8.95 | also contains Memory of Autumn | About this edition: The Polonsky story is a life sized portrait of almost any immigrant family who came from Europe to the US in the early part of the 20th century.

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9781624037252 | Super Sandcastle, September 1, 2015, cover price $25.65 | About this edition: Samuel Morse invented Morse code and innovated the telegraph that changed the world!

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Product Description: The Wright Brothers are famous for their role in the history of flight! Kids can read this book to find out more about the Wright Brothers and how they flew the first airplane. They will learn how the Wright Brothers started a bicycle shop first and how their first flight at Kitty Hawk went...read more

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9781624037269, titled "The Wright Brothers" | Super Sandcastle, September 1, 2015, cover price $25.65 | About this edition: The Wright Brothers are famous for their role in the history of flight!

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Product Description: One of Thomas Edison's most famous inventions was the phonograph. It was the first machine to record and play sounds. Kids can read this book to find out more about Edison, like how he started a business at age twelve and what he said in his first phonograph recording...read more

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9780500021118, titled "Spain at the Dawn of History: Iberians, Phoenicians and Greeks" | Thames & Hudson, November 1, 1988, cover price $27.50 | also contains Spain at the Dawn of History: Iberians, Phoenicians and Greeks | About this edition: Eligible for FREE Super Saving Shipping!

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9781624037238 | Super Sandcastle, September 1, 2015, cover price $25.65 | About this edition: One of Thomas Edison's most famous inventions was the phonograph.

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Product Description: George Eastman was a pioneer! He changed the way people took pictures. Kids can read this book to find out how he did it and learn more about his life, like making film and box cameras and starting the Eastman Kodak Company. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards...read more

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9780486204680, titled "World''s Great Speeches" | 3rd rev edition (Dover Pubns, June 1, 1958), cover price $14.95 | also contains World''s Great Speeches | About this edition: A collection of historic and informal speeches provides a cosmopolitan reference for the public speaker or debator

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9781624037221 | Super Sandcastle, September 1, 2015, cover price $25.65 | About this edition: George Eastman was a pioneer!

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Examines the lives of the Wright brothers and discusses their experiments and triumphs in the field of flight.

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9781426322341 | Reissue edition (Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, August 4, 2015), cover price $17.90
9780792269571 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, March 1, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Examines the lives of the Wright brothers and discusses their experiments and triumphs in the field of flight.
9780405074837, titled "Social Security and Public Policy" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1976, cover price $23.95 | also contains Social Security and Public Policy
9780405074943, titled "Applied Christianity Moral Aspects of Social Questions: Moral Aspects of Social Questions" | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, February 1, 1976), cover price $26.95 | also contains Applied Christianity Moral Aspects of Social Questions: Moral Aspects of Social Questions

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9781426322211 | Reprint edition (Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, August 4, 2015), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: This is the inspiring photobiography of Wilbur and Orville Wright, whose determination and curiosity led them to create the first working airplane.

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Product Description: The biography of this most extraordinary American will inspire students by the diversity of Franklin's talents, interests, and accomplishments. This informational text emphasizes his role as a diplomat wherein his time in France influencing the French court yielded such excellent results that many would say the American Revolution could not have been won without our French allies and Franklin's diplomatic skill...read more

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9781499417845 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: The biography of this most extraordinary American will inspire students by the diversity of Franklin's talents, interests, and accomplishments.

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