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Guts
by Raina Telgemeier

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

September 17, 2019

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Raina wakes up one night with a terrible upset stomach. Her mom has one, too, so it's probably just a bug. Raina eventually returns to school, where she's dealing with the usual highs and lows: friends, not-friends, and classmates who think the school year is just one long gross-out session. It soon becomes clear that Raina's tummy trouble isn't going away... and it coincides with her worries about food, school, and changing friendships. What's going on?<br /><br />Raina Telgemeier once again brings us a thoughtful, charming, and funny true story about growing up and gathering the courage to face -- and conquer -- her fears.
JoJo's Guide to the Sweet Life: #PeaceOutHaterz
by JoJo Siwa

Language

English

Pages

240

Publication Date

October 03, 2017

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You might recognize firecracker JoJo Siwa from <i>Abby鈥檚 Ultimate Dance Competition</i>, or maybe you fell in love with her on <i>Dance Moms</i>. JoJo鈥檚 nonfiction middle-grade debut is the next generation鈥檚 version of a real life Cinderella story: Nebraska girl becomes Hollywood鈥檚 belle of the ball, thanks to her spunky attitude and creative drive. Through the lens of JoJo鈥檚 personal experience and playful voice, she digs into themes such as finding your passion, keeping strong in the face of adversity, appreciating your individualism, the importance of being loyal, and never giving up. Most of all, JoJo鈥檚 story is meant to inspire young girls to find the courage and confidence to go after their dreams. Go Siwanatorz!<br /> 聽
Meet Ryan! (pocket.watch)
by Ryan Kaji

Language

English

Pages

16

Publication Date

December 11, 2018

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<b>Meet Ryan, the seven-year-old YouTube mega-star from <i>Ryan ToysReview,</i> in this 8x8 storybook that鈥檚 perfect for his millions of fans! This story is filled with fun facts about Ryan鈥檚 videos, family, and hobbies!</b><br /><br />This is Ryan! You probably know him from his YouTube channel, <i>Ryan ToysReview</i>. But do you know what his favorite food is? Or what he wants to be when he grows up? Learn all about Ryan, like how he got started on YouTube, what he does when he鈥檚 not making videos, and how much he loves his fans鈥ike you!<br /> <br />Watch it. Read it. Love it!<br /> <br />漏 2018 RTR Production, LLC, RFR Entertainment, Inc., and Remka, Inc., and PocketWatch, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The Crafter's Defense: A Dungeon Core Novel (Dungeon Crafting Boo...
by Jonathan Brooks

Language

English

Pages

419

Publication Date

September 30, 2019

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Sandra managed to survive the first major incursion from the nearby Orcs, thanks in part to the help a certain Half-Orc/Half-Dwarf provided. However, Kelerim left her dungeon to seek out his father, leaving her all alone with just Winxa 鈥?her Dungeon Fairy 鈥?as company.<br /><br />With the loss of her new friend comes some opportunities, at least; she now has the freedom to craft whatever she wants, and the threat of her Dungeon Core鈥檚 destruction from outside forces is practically absent. She even has the opportunity to upgrade her Core Size, unlocking additional constructs for use as Dungeon Monsters, as well as a new Core-specific Skill.<br /><br />Unfortunately for Sandra, a particular action outside of the dungeon has unintentionally drawn attention to her activities, and there鈥檚 now a very serious threat to her survival. Racing against the clock, the crafting-based dungeon needs to find a way to prevent her destruction, all the while dealing with the problems her expanding Area of Influence has created.<br /><br />Because it鈥檚 not only the nearby races that she has to deal with 鈥?but the nearby dungeons, as well.<br /><br />This Dungeon Core story contains LitRPG/GameLit elements such as statistics and leveling and a heavy crafting emphasis. No profanity and no harems.
Sisters
by Raina Telgemeier

Language

English

Pages

208

Publication Date

August 26, 2014

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Raina Telgemeier鈥檚 #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling, Eisner Award-winning companion to <i>Smile</i>!<br /><br />Raina can't wait to be a big sister. But once Amara is born, things aren't quite how she expected them to be. Amara is cute, but she's also a cranky, grouchy baby, and mostly prefers to play by herself. Their relationship doesn't improve much over the years, but when a baby brother enters the picture and later, something doesn't seem right between their parents, they realize they must figure out how to get along. They are sisters, after all.<br /><br />Raina uses her signature humor and charm in both present-day narrative and perfectly placed flashbacks to tell the story of her relationship with her sister, which unfolds during the course of a road trip from their home in San Francisco to a family reunion in Colorado.
Smile
by Raina Telgemeier

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

July 29, 2014

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Raina Telgemeier's #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling, Eisner Award-winning graphic memoir based on her childhood!<br /><br />Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth. What follows is a long and frustrating journey with on-again, off-again braces, surgery, embarrassing headgear, and even a retainer with fake teeth attached. And on top of all that, there's still more to deal with: a major earthquake, boy confusion, and friends who turn out to be not so friendly.
Hoyle's Modern Encyclopedia of Card Games: Rules of All the Basic...
by Walter B. Gibson

Language

English

Pages

418

Publication Date

October 23, 2013

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"According to Hoyle" is the card-table synonym for <i>Correct</i> --a definitive guide to the correct playing of all known card games, with full descriptions and explanations of rules and techniques for each game and its variations.<br /><br />B & W photographs throughout.
Along the Tapaj貿s
by Fernando Vilela

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

October 01, 2019

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<p>Cau茫 and Ina錨 are a brother and sister who live in a small community along the Tapaj貿s River in Brazil. Here, the homes are on stilts and everyone travels around by boat鈥攅ven to school! When the rainy season comes, they must leave their village and relocate to higher ground for a while. But after moving this year, Cau茫 and Ina錨 realize they鈥檝e left behind something important: their pet tortoise, Titi! Unlike turtles, tortoises can鈥檛 swim, and Cau茫 and Ina錨 are really worried. So the pair sneaks back at night on a journey along the river to rescue him. Will they be able to save Titi?</p><p>This picture book, first published in Brazil, offers kids a unique look into the lives of children who live along Brazil鈥檚 beautiful Tapaj貿s River.</p>
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American ...
by Dee Brown

Language

English

Pages

482

Publication Date

October 23, 2012

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<b>The 鈥渇ascinating鈥?#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller that awakened the world to the destruction of American Indians in the nineteenth-century West (<i>The Wall Street Journal</i>).</b><br /> First published in 1970, <i>Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee</i> generated shockwaves with its frank and heartbreaking depiction of the systematic annihilation of American Indian tribes across the western frontier. In this nonfiction account, Dee Brown focuses on the betrayals, battles, and massacres suffered by American Indians between 1860 and 1890. He tells of the many tribes and their renowned chiefs鈥攆rom Geronimo to Red Cloud, Sitting Bull to Crazy Horse鈥攚ho struggled to combat the destruction of their people and culture.聽Forcefully written and meticulously researched, <i>Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee</i> inspired a generation to take a second look at how the West was won.聽This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dee Brown including rare photos from the author鈥檚 personal collection.
Best Friends
by Shannon Hale

Language

English

Pages

256

Publication Date

August 27, 2019

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<p><b>A National and <i>New York Times</i> Bestseller!</b></p><p><b>The creators of <i>Real Friends </i>Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham are back with a true story about popularity, first crushes, and finding your own path in the graphic novel, <i>Best Friends</i>.</b></p><p><i>Follow your heart. Find your people.</i></p><p>Sixth grade is supposed to be perfect. Shannon鈥檚 got a sure spot in the in-crowd called The Group, and her best friend is their leader, Jen, the most popular girl in school. </p><p>But the rules are always changing, and Shannon has to scramble to keep up. She never knows which TV shows are cool, what songs to listen to, and who she鈥檚 allowed to talk to. Who makes these rules, anyway? And does Shannon have to follow them?</p>

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