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Product Description: Readers will learn about the life and works of Suzanne Collins. This young adult author’s life leading up to her success as the best-selling author of the Hunger Games trilogy is discussed. Readers will also learn about the author’s writing process and what inspires her to write...read more

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9781515713340 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $7.95

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9781515713265 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Readers will learn about the life and works of Suzanne Collins.

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Product Description: Describes the life and times of William Shakespeare, world-famous poet and playwright.

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9780756551636 | Compass Point Books, August 1, 2016, cover price $35.99 | About this edition: Describes the life and times of William Shakespeare, world-famous poet and playwright.

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Product Description: Since the turn of the millennium, young adult fiction has gained unprecedented popularity with readers of all ages. Profiled in this book are six young adult authors: J.K. Rowling, Walter Dean Myers, Rainbow Rowell, Nnedi Okorafor, Suzanne Collins, and John Green.

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9781682820360 | Referencepoint Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Since the turn of the millennium, young adult fiction has gained unprecedented popularity with readers of all ages.

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Readers will learn about the life and works of J.K. Rowling. The authors life leading up to her success as the best-selling author of the Harry Potter series is discussed. Readers will also learn about the authors writing process and what inspires her. Whats next for this author and other interesting details are also included.

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9781515713364 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Readers will learn about the life and works of J.

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9781515713289 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99

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Product Description: Boy es el relato de la infancia de Roald Dahl. Momentos familiares maravillosos se mezclan con otros más tristes, y aventuras llenas de peligro siguen a otras desternillantes. La pérdida de su padre y su hermana, el gran complot de los ratones, las vacaciones en una remota isla, los castigos en el colegio y el paseo que casi le cuesta la nariz son sólo algunos de los inolvidables episodios de este libro lleno de aventuras...read more

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9786073141260 | Alfaguara Infantil, July 26, 2016, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Boy es el relato de la infancia de Roald Dahl.

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Product Description: Learn all about the creator of Peter Rabbit and celebrate Beatrix Potter's 150th birthday on July 28, 2016!Born to a wealthy family in Victorian London, Beatrix Potter never had many playmates. When she got lonely, she turned to the animals in her playroom: rabbits, mice, frogs, hedgehogs...read more
By Penguin Young Readers (corporate author)

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9780241249543 | Penguin USA, July 19, 2016, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Learn all about the creator of Peter Rabbit and celebrate Beatrix Potter's 150th birthday on July 28, 2016!

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9780241249376 | Penguin USA, July 19, 2016, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Learn all about the creator of Peter Rabbit and celebrate Beatrix Potter's 150th birthday on July 28, 2016!

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Product Description: Meet the father of science fiction, Jule Verne.Born in France in 1829, Jules Verne always dreamed of adventure. At age 11, he snuck onboard a ship headed for the Indies only to be discovered by his father and have his dreams dashed...read more
By Nancy Harrison (illustrator)

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9780448488509 | Grosset & Dunlap, June 7, 2016, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Meet the father of science fiction, Jule Verne.

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9780399542374 | Grosset & Dunlap, June 7, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Meet the father of science fiction, Jule Verne.

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Prebinding:

9780606388610 | Turtleback Books, June 7, 2016, cover price $16.00

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By Sophie Blackall (illustrator)

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9781520014531 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, May 24, 2016), cover price $38.99

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9780316324908 | Little Brown & Co, October 20, 2015, cover price $18.00

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By Michael Foreman and Michael Morpurgo (foreword by)

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9781843652991 | Pavilion, April 1, 2016, cover price $39.95

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By Sernur Isik (illustrator) and Saskia Lacey

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9781633220980, titled "The Prehistoric Masters of Literature: The Prehistoric Masters of Literature" | Walter Foster Pub, April 1, 2016, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: ALSO IN THIS SERIES: Jane Austen, Coco Chanel and Frida Kahlo.This beautifully illustrated biography follows Virginia Woolf's remarkable life and work (which includes Mrs Dalloway, To the Lighthouse and The Waves) and celebrates the literary icon's immense legacy...read more
By Nina Cosford (illustrator)

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9780711236653 | Frances Lincoln Ltd, March 15, 2015, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: ALSO IN THIS SERIES: Jane Austen, Coco Chanel and Frida Kahlo.

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Product Description: Young Charles Russell wanted to be a cowboy, so just two weeks shy of his sixteenth birthday, the determined Charlie boarded a train heading to the frontier. There, in 1880, in the land of buffalo, Indians, and open prairie, Charlie found his home...read more

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9781930900837 | Reissue edition (Purple House Pr, March 1, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Young Charles Russell wanted to be a cowboy, so just two weeks shy of his sixteenth birthday, the determined Charlie boarded a train heading to the frontier.

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Product Description: Born in Connecticut in 1811, Harriet Beecher Stowe was an abolitionist, author, and playwright. Slavery was a major industry in the American South, and Stowe worked with the Underground Railroad to help escaped slaves head north towards freedom...read more
By Gregory Copeland (illustrator)

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9781631134210, titled "¿Quién fue Harriet Beecher Stowe?/ Who was Harriet Beecher Stowe?" | Santillana USA Pub Co Inc, March 1, 2016, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Born in Connecticut in 1811, Harriet Beecher Stowe was an abolitionist, author, and playwright.

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Product Description: When Jane Sutcliffe sets out to write a book about William Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre, in her own words, she runs into a problem: Will's words keep popping up all over the place! What's an author to do? After all, Will is responsible for such familiar phrases as "what's done is done" and "too much of a good thing...read more
By John Shelley (illustrator)

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9781580896382 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, March 22, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: When Jane Sutcliffe sets out to write a book about William Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre, in her own words, she runs into a problem: Will's words keep popping up all over the place!

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Product Description: The author offers young readers an inspiring collection of stories and memoirs drawn from her childhood in Cuba. Heartwarming, poignant, and often humorous, these memories encourage children to discover the stories in their own lives.

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9781631139710 | Reprint edition (Loqueleo, February 19, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The author offers young readers an inspiring collection of stories and memoirs drawn from her childhood in Cuba.

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By C. F. Payne (illustrator)

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9781481401203 | Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman, February 16, 2016, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: The year 2016 marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death. Why do people around the globe still study and perform his plays hundreds of years later? What is it that makes Shakespeares writing timeless? This entertaining title explores the life, work, and legacy of the Bard of Avon...read more

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9780778722298 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The year 2016 marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death.

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9780778722908 | Crabtree Pub Co, February 15, 2016, cover price $30.60

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Product Description: Ted Geisel loved to doodle from the time he was a kid. He had an offbeat, fun-loving personality. He often threw dinner parties where guests wore outrageous hats! And he donned quirky hats when thinking up ideas for books-like his classic The Cat in the Hat...read more

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9780451482464 | Unabridged edition (Listening Library, February 2, 2016), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Ted Geisel loved to doodle from the time he was a kid.

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Product Description: Discover the great Women of Our Time in these reissues of short middle grade biographies on the lives of twentieth-century women written by a variety of acclaimed authors!A biography emphasizing the inspiration behind the internationally honored writer, Astrid Lindgren, and her beloved character Pippi Longstocking, the feisty carrot-topped heroine, who is loved by 40 million readers around the world...read more
By Michael Dooling (illustrator) and Johanna Hurwitz

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9780147516688 | Dgs rep edition (Puffin, February 2, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Discover the great Women of Our Time in these reissues of short middle grade biographies on the lives of twentieth-century women written by a variety of acclaimed authors!
9780140326925 | Reprint edition (Puffin, November 1, 1991), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Chronicles Lindgren's unplanned development as an author and the creator of the famous fiesty redhead Pippi Langstrump--also known as Pippi Longstocking

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9780670822072 | Kestrel Pr, October 1, 1989, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Chronicles Lindgren's unplanned development as an author and the creator of the famous fiesty redhead Pippi Langstrump--also known as Pippi Longstocking

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Hardcover:

9780805095425 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, September 16, 2014, cover price $16.99

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9781250073426 | Reprint edition (Square Fish, January 26, 2016), cover price $8.99

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By Lou Fancher (illustrator), Steve Johnson (illustrator) and Kate Klimo

Hardcover:

9781101935514 | Random House Childrens Books, January 26, 2016, cover price $12.99

Paperback:

9780553497601 | Random House Childrens Books, January 26, 2016, cover price $3.99

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9780375973765 | Random House Childrens Books, January 26, 2016, cover price $15.99

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