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Product Description: Terror at Bottle Creek by Watt Key is a harrowing survival story set in a gripping, man vs. nature situation. “This is Hatchet for the post-Katrina generation, and it’s sure to find an audience.” ―BooklistIn this gritty, realistic wilderness adventure, thirteen-year-old Cort is caught in a battle against a Gulf Coast hurricane...read more

Hardcover:

9780374374303 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 5, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Read the story Booklist calls “Hatchet for the post-Katrina generation”!

Paperback:

9781250104212 | Reprint edition (Square Fish, January 10, 2017), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Terror at Bottle Creek by Watt Key is a harrowing survival story set in a gripping, man vs.

Hardcover:

9780062241559 | Harperteen, February 23, 2016, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: The most notorious, creepiest, ghouliest Goosebumps characters are on the loose and out to get you! No place is safe. You can't hide, you can't escape. You may not want them but the Most Wanted Goosebumps villains want YOU!

Paperback:

9780545825474 | Scholastic Paperbacks, February 23, 2016, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The most notorious, creepiest, ghouliest Goosebumps characters are on the loose and out to get you!

Prebinding:

9780606385879 | Turtleback Books, February 23, 2016, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Sure to appeal to fans of the bestselling Beautiful Creatures series, New York Times bestselling author Kiersten White called Beware the Wild ""American myth at its very best."" The swamp in Sterling's small Louisiana town proves to have a power over its inhabitants when her brother disappears and no one but Sterling even remembers that he existed...read more

Hardcover:

9780062241528 | Harperteen, October 21, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Southern Gothic gets a whole new twist in this debut novel, sure to appeal to fans of the New York Times bestselling Beautiful Creatures series.

Paperback:

9780062241535 | Reprint edition (Harperteen, January 26, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Southern Gothic gets a whole new twist in Beware the Wild, now in paperback.

Prebinding:

9780606381772 | Turtleback Books, January 26, 2016, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Discover the horrible fate of Jonathan York as he sets out on his journey through a spooky forest with an alarming party of travelmates! “…[a] hair-raising tribute to the life-changing power of stories . . . Merritt shows both a knack for evocative phrasing … and a deft hand at crafting flamboyantly icky monsters in creepy settings...read more

Paperback:

9781449471002 | Andrews McMeel Pub, October 6, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Discover the horrible fate of Jonathan York as he sets out on his journey through a spooky forest with an alarming party of travelmates!

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Product Description: Fans of Jerry Spinelli's Maniac Magee and Louis Sachar's Holes will enjoy this story about a boy and the ancient secrets that hide deep in the heart of the Florida everglades near a place called Muck City.When Charlie moves to the small town of Taper, Florida, he discovers a different world...read more

Hardcover:

9780449816738 | Random House Childrens Books, April 8, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Fans of Jerry Spinelli's Maniac Magee and Louis Sachar's Holes will enjoy this story about a boy and the ancient secrets that hide deep in the heart of the Florida everglades near a place called Muck City.

Paperback:

9780449816769 | Yearling Books, July 28, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Fans of Jerry Spinelli's Maniac Magee and Louis Sachar's Holes will enjoy this story about a boy and the ancient secrets that hide deep in the heart of the Florida everglades near a place called Muck City.

Library:

9780449816745 | Random House Childrens Books, April 8, 2014, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Fans of Jerry Spinelli's Maniac Magee and Louis Sachar's Holes will enjoy this story about a boy and the ancient secrets that hide deep in the heart of the Florida everglades near a place called Muck City.

Prebinding:

9780606376440 | Turtleback Books, July 28, 2015, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Archibald Rutledge's story "The Doom of Ravenswood" is a harrowing account of the power of the natural world and of the dangers for humans and animals alike to be found in the ominous swamps of the South Carolina lowcountry. As the narrator of this cautionary tale is riding home astride his faithful horse, Redbird, to Ravenswood Plantation, he is compelled to stop along the isolated road to pick wildflowers...read more
By Stephen Chesley (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781611175707 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, May 15, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Archibald Rutledge's story "The Doom of Ravenswood" is a harrowing account of the power of the natural world and of the dangers for humans and animals alike to be found in the ominous swamps of the South Carolina lowcountry.

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Product Description: The year is 1703. The place: the Carolina settlement of Charles Town. Matthew Corbett, professional 'problem solver,' has accepted a lucrative, if unusual, commission: escorting a beautiful woman to a fancy dress ball. What should be a pleasant assignment takes a darker turn when Matthew becomes involved in a murder investigation...read more

Hardcover:

9781596066304 | Deluxe edition (Subterranean, May 31, 2014), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The year is 1703.

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Product Description: Unseen by readers for a century, Archibald Rutledge's story "Claws" is a fast-paced adventure tale of a young boy, Paul, lost in the foreboding terrain of Spencer's Swamp, the domain of the mighty bobcat Claws, which is deftly evading hounds and hunters alike...read more
By Ben Mcc. Mo‹se (other contributor)

Hardcover:

9781611174229 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, May 15, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Unseen by readers for a century, Archibald Rutledge's story "Claws" is a fast-paced adventure tale of a young boy, Paul, lost in the foreboding terrain of Spencer's Swamp, the domain of the mighty bobcat Claws, which is deftly evading hounds and hunters alike.

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Product Description: Three brothers are supposed to go to a mangrove swamp to take pictures of horseshoe crabs for a school project, but they really just want to have some fun. They end up having more than just fun – they have the adventure of a lifetime...read more
By Cheng Puay Koon (illustrator)

Paperback:

9789814484169 | Pck fol pa edition (Marshall Cavendish Intl, February 7, 2014), cover price $11.90 | About this edition: Three brothers are supposed to go to a mangrove swamp to take pictures of horseshoe crabs for a school project, but they really just want to have some fun.

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Product Description: Down in the swamp where the cypress grows, Old Man Gator starts tappin' his toes...Pretty soon, all the swamp animals are movin' and swingin' to Gator's beat. Sing along with the river otter, bullfrog, dragonfly, and many other swamp animals as their music swells into a natural chorus of croaking, whirring, and buzzing, all brought to life by Ponder Goembel's colored ink and acrylic-wash-paint illustrations...read more

Paperback:

9781477815946 | Amazon Childrens Pub, January 21, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Down in the swamp where the cypress grows, Old Man Gator starts tappin' his toes.

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Product Description: This simple and elegant nonfiction picture book introduces young scientists to food chains.
By Paul Meisel (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780823424078 | Holiday House, January 14, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This simple and elegant nonfiction picture book introduces young scientists to food chains.

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Product Description: “Librarians often say that every book is not for every child, but The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp is” (The New York Times). Meet Bingo and J’miah, raccoon brothers on a mission to save Sugar Man Swamp in this rollicking tale and National Book Award Finalist from Newbery Honoree Kathi Appelt...read more

Hardcover:

9781442421059 | Atheneum, July 23, 2013, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Meet Bingo and J’miah, raccoon brothers on a mission to save Sugar Man Swamp in this National Book Award finalist from Newbery Honoree Kathi Appelt.
9780299086800, titled "Accountability in Athenian Government" | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, August 1, 1982, cover price $35.00 | also contains Accountability in Athenian Government | About this edition: Good, no highlighting.

Paperback:

9781442421080 | Reprint edition (Atheneum, May 20, 2014), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: “Librarians often say that every book is not for every child, but The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp is” (The New York Times).

CD/Spoken Word:

9781442366121 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster Childrens, July 23, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Meet Bingo and J’miah, raccoon brothers on a mission to save Sugar Man Swamp in this tale from Newbery Honoree Kathi Appelt.

Prebinding:

9780606357937 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, May 20, 2014), cover price $19.65 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Trosclair loves to row to Bee Island, but he has been warned not to go there because Gargantua, a giant alligator, is lurking there. Using his wits and a beehive, Trosclair rids the swamp of Gargantua for good.

Hardcover:

9781595726407 | Board book edition (Star Bright Books, September 30, 2013), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Trosclair loves to row to Bee Island, but he has been warned not to go there because Gargantua, a giant alligator, is lurking there.
9781932065985 | Star Bright Books, January 2, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Trosclair ignores his father's warning about Gargantua, the rogue alligator living in nearby Bayou Fontaine, and heads off into Bee Island Swamp to hunt for turtle eggs.

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Product Description: A dentist from New Jersey, marooned at midnight in the Florida swamps, makes the mistake of falling into the clutches of a hilariously depraved family of amateur surgeons devoted to a 17th-century libertine whose discovery of an elixir has kept his evil presence alive for the past three-hundred years...read more

Hardcover:

9781604890761 | Livingston Pr, October 31, 2011, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: A dentist from New Jersey, marooned at midnight in the Florida swamps, makes the mistake of falling into the clutches of a hilariously depraved family of amateur surgeons devoted to a 17th-century libertine whose discovery of an elixir has kept his evil presence alive for the past three-hundred years.

Paperback:

9781604890778 | Livingston Pr, October 31, 2011, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A dentist from New Jersey, marooned at midnight in the Florida swamps, makes the mistake of falling into the clutches of a hilariously depraved family of amateur surgeons devoted to a 17th-century libertine whose discovery of an elixir has kept his evil presence alive for the past three-hundred years.

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When the wind blows her hat into a sycamore tree, Virginnie, determined to retrieve it, tries to dislodge it by throwing her boots up one after the other, unaware of the threatening swamp creatures gathering behind her.
By Dori Chaconas and Holly Meade (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780124308015, titled "Physical Methods in Modern Chemical Analysis" | Academic Pr, December 1, 1978, cover price $90.00 | also contains Physical Methods in Modern Chemical Analysis | About this edition: Library copy.

School and Library:

9780763623975 | Candlewick Pr, April 10, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Determined to retrieve her hat from the sycamore tree where it had been blown by the wind, Virginnie tries to dislodge it by throwing her boots up one after the other, unaware of the threatening swamp creatures behind her.

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Product Description: Good, no highlighting.

Hardcover:

9780299086800 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, August 1, 1982, cover price $35.00 | also contains The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp | About this edition: Good, no highlighting.

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Product Description: Library copy. Sticker on spine and card holder on first page.
By Theodore Kuwana (editor)

Hardcover:

9780124308015 | Academic Pr, December 1, 1978, cover price $90.00 | also contains Virginnie's Hat | About this edition: Library copy.

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