Jazz Masters 9: Astrud Gilberto
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Nobody comes close to Astrud’s “Girl From Ipanema”. Check out the rest of the beautiful melodies on this fabulous compilation.
Hungry Hen
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Take a very large hungry hen and add a very hungry fox and what do you get? A hilarious surprise ending!
How to Get Your Child to Love Reading
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According to Esme, reading is more than a skill…it’s an ADVENTURE! If you’re looking for activities, ideas, or inspiration through the world of books, check out this great resource for parents and teachers.
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?
Hang On Little Tomato
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This amazing band out of Portland creates an interesting jazz/international musical blend.
Frontier House
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A PBS version of “Survivor” between three modern families in what would have been the old west! Pretty amazing how everyday life for our ancestors would be a survival test today.
French Women Don't Get Fat
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Not a diet book! Convincing, wise and funny common-sense lessons on food, health, and lifestyle.
Food Inc.
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Do you have any idea where the food on your plate came from?
Finding Neverland
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Another beautiful, instrumental soundtrack must-have!
Elephants-Teeth Sinking Into Heart
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Apart from a few angry numbers, this album is a must for any ultimate heartbreak collection. Heart-wrenching.
Cuban Lullaby
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Beautiful, rhythmic lullabies you’ll catch yourself humming for days!
Bread and Jam for Frances
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What would happen if you got your wish to eat your favorite food for every meal? This is one of my favorite childhood classics.

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