Pop! The Invention Of Bubble Gum
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Did you know that bubble gum got its famous color because pink was the only dye the inventor had in his workshop? Author Meghan McCarthy knows how to make nonfiction fun, with bug-eyed illustrations and a humorous way with words. Be sure to check out her other exciting titles, too, such as Astronaut Handbook, Seabiscuit, and Aliens are Coming!
Orangutan Tongs
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Jon Agee delivers a collection of fun and silly tongue twisters. Old and young alike will enjoy trying out these clever word concoctions, from the easy to the challenging.
Audubon: Painter of Birds in the Wild Frontier
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The amazing life story of John James Audubon. Well-written and with many fascinating illustrations, this book is a great read for any child.
The Raucous Royals
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Was Prince Dracula a real vampire? Was Henry VIII so fat that he had to be carried by his servants? Did Louis XIV really only take three baths in his life? Discover some fascinating facts within the pages of this book.
How Angel Peterson Got His Name
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Laugh out loud funny! Although this book is dedicated to all 13-year-old boys, it will have almost any reader in tears. Gary Paulsen recounts astounding boyhood tales from his youth while growing up in small town in northwestern Minnesota. Where do boys come up these things?
Actual Size
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How big is the eye of a giant squid? How long are the legs of the Goliath Birdeater Tarantula? Take a look at the actual size of these animals and more through Jenkins’ amazing illustrations!