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Product Description: Rivers wind through earth, cutting down and eroding the soil for millions of years, creating a cavity in the ground 277 miles long, 18 miles wide, and more than a mile deep known as the Grand Canyon.Home to an astonishing variety of plants and animals that have lived and evolved within its walls for millennia, the Grand Canyon is much more than just a hole in the ground...read more

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9781596439504 | Roaring Brook, February 21, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Rivers wind through earth, cutting down and eroding the soil for millions of years, creating a cavity in the ground 277 miles long, 18 miles wide, and more than a mile deep known as the Grand Canyon.

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9781101995907 | Grosset & Dunlap, February 7, 2017, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: Featuring new artwork and a new trim size perfect for gift giving, this companion to the best-selling Larry Gets Lost in Seattle follows Larry and his owner, Pete, on an alphabetical journey throughout Seattle.   A playful, colorful alphabet book based on the popular Larry Gets Lost in Seattle children’s book...read more

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9781632170934 | Little Bigfoot, February 7, 2017, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Featuring new artwork and a new trim size perfect for gift giving, this companion to the best-selling Larry Gets Lost in Seattle follows Larry and his owner, Pete, on an alphabetical journey throughout Seattle.

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Product Description: A comprehensive biographical history of each U.S. president with updated information for President Trump. The New Big Book of U.S. Presidents is the perfect introduction for young readers to learn the lives and times of America's 45 most influential leaders...read more
By Running Press (corporate author)

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9780762460601 | Running Pr Book Pub, February 7, 2017, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive biographical history of each U.

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Product Description: Basher's US Presidents shows you the nation's leaders as you've never seen them before. Every president, from George Washington to the winner of the 2016 election, has an individual entry and speaks directly to the reader. Often humorous, these lively and enlightening articles bring history to life...read more

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9780753473184, titled "U.s. Presidents" | Revised edition (Kingfisher, January 17, 2017), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Basher's US Presidents shows you the nation's leaders as you've never seen them before.

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9780753473191, titled "U.s. Presidents" | Revised edition (Kingfisher, January 17, 2017), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Basher's US Presidents shows you the nation's leaders as you've never seen them before.

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Product Description: First Ladies are more than just wives of U.S. presidents! This fun, kid-friendly book of trivia and history shows that First Ladies help influence America in ways both large and small.Did you know that Mary Todd Lincoln hated slavery and helped to end it in America?  Or that Edith Wilson helped decode secret messages during World War I? How about that Sarah Polk didn’t let anyone dance in the White House while she was first lady?   It’s true! In addition to being hostesses, advocates, ambassadors, activists, patriots, and role-models, each first lady put her own stamp on the White House—and on our country...read more
By Matt Faulkner (illustrator)

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9780399547249 | Philomel Books, January 3, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: First Ladies are more than just wives of U.

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Product Description: Fans of Who Was? and Jean Fritz will love this introduction to our sixteenth President by beloved author and illustrator Maira Kalman.     Who was Lincoln really? This little girl wants to find out. She discovers, among other things, that our sixteenth president was a man who believed in freedom for all, had a dog named Fido, loved Mozart, apples, and his wife's vanilla cake, and kept his notes in his hat...read more

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9780397445691, titled "Pocket Picture Guide: Head Injuries" | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, May 1, 1990, cover price $16.95 | also contains Pocket Picture Guide: Head Injuries

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9780147517982 | Puffin, January 3, 2017, cover price $8.99 | also contains Looking at Lincoln | About this edition: Fans of Who Was?
9780395734377, titled "Insight Comact Guides Ireland" | Apa Productions, May 1, 1996, cover price $7.95 | also contains Insight Comact Guides Ireland | About this edition: Excellent travel guide.

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9781633796140 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, January 20, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Lincoln's legacy is everywhere - there he is on your penny and five-dollar bill.

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Product Description: Fans of Who Was? and Jean Fritz will love this introduction to our sixteenth President by beloved author and illustrator Maira Kalman.     Who was Lincoln really? This little girl wants to find out. She discovers, among other things, that our sixteenth president was a man who believed in freedom for all, had a dog named Fido, loved Mozart, apples, and his wife's vanilla cake, and kept his notes in his hat...read more

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9780147517982 | Puffin, January 3, 2017, cover price $8.99 | also contains Looking at Lincoln | About this edition: Fans of Who Was?

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Product Description: Through this engaging Who Was? biography, kids will discover the woman behind the sunglasses.Private and bookish, Jackie Kennedy found herself thrust into the world spotlight as the young and glamorous wife of the President John F...read more
By Bonnie Bader and Joseph J. M. Qiu (illustrator)

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9780448486987 | Dgs edition (Grosset & Dunlap, December 6, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Through this engaging Who Was?

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9780399542428 | Grosset & Dunlap, December 6, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Through this engaging Who Was?

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Product Description: No one thought Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass would ever become friends. The former slave and the outspoken woman came from two different worlds. But they shared deep-seated beliefs in equality and the need to fight for it...read more
By Nicole Tadgell (illustrator)

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9781580895682 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, September 9, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: No one thought Susan B.

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9781580895699 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, December 6, 2016, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: No one thought Susan B.

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Product Description: N is for New Hampshire is an alphabet picture book that introduces children to the sights, landscape, culture, and history of New Hampshire told through stories, anecdotes, verse, and fun facts. But this is no ordinary alphabet book...read more
By Scott Snyder (photographer)

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9781934031681 | Islandport Pr Inc, November 3, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: N is for New Hampshire is an alphabet picture book that introduces children to the sights, landscape, culture, and history of New Hampshire told through stories, anecdotes, verse, and fun facts.

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Product Description: Which national park is the best for stargazers? Has the coolest waterfalls? Features a grotto filled with bats? Find out in Secrets of the National Parks! This engaging guide explores some of America’s most stunning landscapes, including the Great Smoky Mountains, the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Denali, Haleakala, the Everglades, and more...read more
By Sterling Children's (corporate author)

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9781454920045 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, November 1, 2016, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Which national park is the best for stargazers?

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Product Description: This fabulously fun New York-based book contains over 20 activities that will entertain children on a day out in the vibrant city of New York. Big pages with plenty of space to draw on and color in will appeal to young children who may still be developing their fine motor skills, while other pages with more detailed drawings and activities will suit older children...read more
By Esther Coombs (illustrator)

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9781908985705 | Act csm edition (Button Books, October 11, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: This fabulously fun New York-based book contains over 20 activities that will entertain children on a day out in the vibrant city of New York.

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Product Description: This beautiful picture book follows the journey of a young gray wolf who garnered nationwide attention when he became the first wild wolf in California in almost a century. Using facts recorded by Fish & Wildlife scientists, author Emma Bland Smith imagines the wolf’s experiences in close detail as he makes an epic 2,000-mile trek over three years time...read more
By Robin James (illustrator) and Emma Bland Smith

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9781632170651 | Little Bigfoot, October 11, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: This beautiful picture book follows the journey of a young gray wolf who garnered nationwide attention when he became the first wild wolf in California in almost a century.

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Product Description: John F. Kennedy was a popular, charismatic president, beloved by many. But he didn't always believe he had the strength or courage for that office. As a child he was sickly, and overshadowed by his strong, capable, athletic older brother Joe...read more
By Matt Tavares (illustrator)

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9781484749616 | Disney Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: John F.

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Product Description: A classic biography of Benjamin Franklin for young readers in a new, illustrated edition.Benjamin Franklin was a true American original -- an accomplished scientist, athlete, inventor, writer, statesman, diplomat, printer, and philosopher...read more

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9781402745232 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, April 28, 2007, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Offers a portrait of this self-made man blessed with a wealth of talents: a best-selling author, the most important newspaper publisher in America, and a world-renowned scientist and inventor before he took on the task of becoming the true 'Father' of American independence.

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9780760352281 | Reprint edition (Voyageur Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: A classic biography of Benjamin Franklin for young readers in a new, illustrated edition.
9781402741432 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, April 1, 2007, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Offers a portrait of this self-made man blessed with a wealth of talents: a best-selling author, the most important newspaper publisher in America, and a world-renowned scientist and inventor before he took on the task of becoming the true 'Father' of American independence.

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9781439536766 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Perhaps more than even Washington, Jefferson, or Adams, Ben Franklin is the Founding Father who best exemplifies the authentic American spirit and values.

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Product Description: A classic biography of John Paul Jones for young readers in a new, illustrated edition. Called a pirate by the British and a patriot by the Americans, John Paul Jones was a brilliant sea captain, a true American hero, and the father of the U...read more

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9781402731853 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, July 28, 2006, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Presents the life and accomplishments of John Paul Jones, who commanded the American fleet during the Revolution and is recognized as the founder of the United States Navy.

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9780760352304 | Reprint edition (Voyageur Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: A classic biography of John Paul Jones for young readers in a new, illustrated edition.
9781402736155 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, August 28, 2006, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Presents the life and accomplishments of John Paul Jones, who commanded the American fleet during the Revolution and is recognized as the founder of the United States Navy.

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Product Description: The early life of George Washington in a new, illustrated edition of the classic biography by Sterling North.Before he became the first president of the United States, George Washington was a frontiersman. North fully captures the spirit of the man as he examines Washington's childhood in colonial Virginia, his work as a teenage surveyor, his early experiences as a member of the Virginia militia, and his many adventures before the American Revolution...read more

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9781402731877, titled "George Washington: Frontier Colonel" | Sterling Pub Co Inc, July 3, 2006, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the early life of George Washington, from his childhood years in Virginia, his career as a surveyor, his early victories in the French and Indian War, and his assumption of the leadership of the Continental Army during the Revolution.

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9780760352298, titled "George Washington: Frontier Colonel" | Reprint edition (Voyageur Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: The early life of George Washington in a new, illustrated edition of the classic biography by Sterling North.
9781402736117, titled "George Washington: Frontier Colonel" | Sterling Pub Co Inc, August 28, 2006, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the early life of George Washington, from his childhood years in Virginia, his career as a surveyor, his early victories in the French and Indian War, and his assumption of the leadership of the Continental Army during the Revolution.

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Product Description: Decode the story of the Sioux who helped win the war. In World War II, code making and code breaking reached a feverish peak. The fabled Enigma cipher had been broken, and all sides were looking for a secure, reliable means of communication...read more

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9781455622436, titled "Sioux Code Talkers of World War II" | Pelican Pub Co Inc, September 29, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Decode the story of the Sioux who helped win the war.

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Product Description: Learn all about the most influential explorers who searched the world far and wide in this engaging and colorful board book perfect for pioneers-in-training!Little explorers discover a great big world. The follow up to This Little President, now even the youngest adventurers can learn about the greatest explorers in history with this bright and playful board book...read more
By Daniel Roode (illustrator)

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9781481471756 | Board book edition (Little Simon, September 27, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Learn all about the most influential explorers who searched the world far and wide in this engaging and colorful board book perfect for pioneers-in-training!

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Product Description: Selections from M. Sasek’s most popular children’s travel guides compiled into one big look at the United States and its unique history. Celebrated the world over for his famous children’s books, master illustrator and storyteller M...read more

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9780789332585 | Universe Pub, September 6, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Selections from M.

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Product Description: In the 2017 edition of Birnbaum's Walt Disney World for Kids, we'll tell young readers how to:-- Join the vacation-planning fun, with kid-friendly descriptions of all the theme park shows and attractions, including maps, photos, colorful illustrations, and more...read more
By Birnbaum Guides (corporate author)

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9781484737781 | Disney Editions, September 20, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: In the 2017 edition of Birnbaum's Walt Disney World for Kids, we'll tell young readers how to:-- Join the vacation-planning fun, with kid-friendly descriptions of all the theme park shows and attractions, including maps, photos, colorful illustrations, and more.

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Product Description: In this charming New York City souvenir gift book, children learn the alphabet and the city through the art in one of the world’s greatest museums. From “Avenue” to “Zeppelin,” this deluxe alphabet book looks at New York City through the eyes of artists whose works are in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York...read more
By Metropolitan Museum of Art (other contributor)

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9780789325976 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, September 13, 2016, cover price $4.98 | also contains NYC ABC | About this edition: In this charming New York City souvenir gift book, children learn the alphabet and the city through the art in one of the world’s greatest museums.

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Product Description: Here come the Boston babies, ready to give you a tour of their city in this appealing board book. Spirited and charming images pair with quirky text to introduce young readers to a group of smart, active, stylish, and just plain silly tots enjoying life in Boston...read more

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9781938093692 | Board book edition (Duo Pr Llc, September 13, 2016), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Here come the Boston babies, ready to give you a tour of their city in this appealing board book.

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Product Description: In this charming New York City souvenir gift book, children learn the alphabet and the city through the art in one of the world’s greatest museums. From “Avenue” to “Zeppelin,” this deluxe alphabet book looks at New York City through the eyes of artists whose works are in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York...read more
By Metropolitan Museum of Art (other contributor)

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9780789325976 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, September 13, 2016, cover price $4.98 | also contains NYC ABC | About this edition: In this charming New York City souvenir gift book, children learn the alphabet and the city through the art in one of the world’s greatest museums.
9780847837014 | Skira, September 6, 2011, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In this charming New York City souvenir gift book, children learn the alphabet and the city through the art in one of the world’s greatest museums.

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