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Jokes and Riddles

By: N/A

Price: $1.95

Publisher: KidsBooks Incorporated: January 2005

Seller ID: 43451

ISBN: 1588652963

Condition: Used - Good


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Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened

By: Allie Brosh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Touchstone Books: January 2013

Seller ID: 43135

ISBN: 1451666179

Condition: Used - Good


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The Daring Book for Girls

By: Andrea J. Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz

Price: $4.95

Publisher: William Morrow: November 2007

Seller ID: 43819

ISBN: 0061472573

Condition: Used - Good


The Daring Book for Girls is the manual for everything that girls need to know--and that doesn't mean sewing buttonholes Whether it's female heroes in history, secret note-passing skills, science projects, friendship bracelets, double dutch, cats cradle, the perfect cartwheel or the eternal mystery of what boys are thinking, this book has it all. But it's not just a guide to giggling at sleepovers--although that's included, of course Whether readers consider themselves tomboys, girly-girls, or a little bit of both, this book is every girl's invitation to adventure. View more info

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The Hiding Place

By: Corrie Ten Boom

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Bantam Books: October 1996

Seller ID: 43739

ISBN: 0553256696

Condition: Used - Good


"I pray that God forgive them..." Corrie Ten Boom stood naked with her older sister Betsie, watching a concentration camp matron beating a prisoner. "Oh, the poor woman," Corrie cried. "Yes. May God forgive her," Betsie replied. And, once again, Corrie realized that it was for the souls of the brutal Nazi guards that her sister prayed. Both woman had been sent to the camp for helping the Jews. Christ's Spirit and words were their guide; it was His persecuted people they tried to save--at the risk of their own lives; it was His strength that sustained them through times of profound horr... View more info

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Butterflies and Moths (Eyewitness Handbooks)

By: David J. Carter

Price: $4.95

Publisher: DK ADULT: March 1992

Seller ID: 44885

ISBN: 1564580628

Condition: Used - Good


The Dorling Kindersley Handbooks are the most visually appealing guides on the natural world in the book marketplace. Featuring more than 500 full-color illustrations and photographs, along with detailed annotations, Dorling Kindersley Handbooks make identification easy and accurate. View more info

DK Workbooks: Computer Coding: An Introduction to Computer Programming

By: DK

Price: $2.40

Publisher: DK Children: August 2014

Seller ID: 44391

ISBN: 146542685X

Condition: Used - Good


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Medicine Women: A Pictoral History of Women Healers

By: Elisabeth Brooke

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Quest Books: August 1997

Seller ID: 42961

ISBN: 0835607518

Condition: Used - Good


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How to Survive on Land and Sea (Physical Education)

By: Frank C. Jr. Craighead,John J. Craighead

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Naval Inst Pr: June 1984

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 43140

ISBN: 0870212788

Condition: Used - Good


The classic one-stop guide to outdoor survival for everyone from the novice hiker to the experienced mariner. View more info

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Guinness World Records 2005: Special 50th Anniversary Edition

By: Guinness World Records

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Guinness: August 2004

Seller ID: 44594

ISBN: 1892051222

Condition: Used - Good


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Guinness World Records 2007

By: Guinness World Records

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Guinness: August 2006

Seller ID: 44637

ISBN: 1904994121

Condition: Used - Good


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Unlikely Friendships: 47 Remarkable Stories from the Animal Kingdom

By: Jennifer S. Holland

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Workman Publishing Company: June 2011

Seller ID: 44632

ISBN: 0761159134

Condition: Used - Good


It is exactly like Isaiah 11:6: ""The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid . . . " "Written by "National Geographic "magazine writer Jennifer Holland, "Unlikely Friendships" documents one heartwarming tale after another of animals who, with nothing else in common, bond in the most unexpected ways. A cat and a bird. A mare and a fawn. An elephant and a sheep. A snake and a hamster. The well-documented stories of Koko the gorilla and All Ball the kitten; and the hippo Owen and the tortoise Mzee. And almost inexplicable stories of predators befriending ... View more info

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Good Germs, Bad Germs: Health and Survival in a Bacterial World

By: Jessica Snyder Sachs

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Hill and Wang: October 2007

Seller ID: 44539

ISBN: 0809050633

Condition: Used - Good


Making Peace with Microbes Public sanitation and antibiotic drugs have brought about historic increases in the human life span; they have also unintentionally produced new health crises by disrupting the intimate, age-old balance between humans and the microorganisms that inhabit our bodies and our environment. As a result, antibiotic resistance now ranks among the gravest medical problems of modern times. "Good Germs, Bad Germs" addresses not only this issue but also what has become known as the "hygiene hypothesis"-- an argument that links the over-sanitation of modern life to now-epidem... View more info

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Victoria and Vancouver Island, 5th: A Personal Tour of an Almost Perfect Eden (Hill Guides Series)

By: Kathleen Thompson Hill,Gerald Hill

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Globe Pequot: November 2005

Edition: 5

Seller ID: 44580

ISBN: 0762738758

Condition: Used - Acceptable


This guide to the very best of Victoria and Vancouver Island focuses on the region''s excellent restaurants, interesting wineries, and unique shops. Kathleen and Gerald Hill also introduce readers to the history and culture of this region rich in culinary tradition. View more info

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No Excuses: The True Story of a Congenital Amputee Who Became a Champion in Wrestling and in Life

By: Kyle Maynard

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Regnery Publishing: August 2006

Seller ID: 43355

ISBN: 1596980109

Condition: Used - Good


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The Washington Monument (Symbols of Freedom)

By: Lola M. Schaefer

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Heinemann: July 2001

Seller ID: 44230

ISBN: 1588104001

Condition: Used - Good


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What's Happening to My Body? Book for Boys: Revised Edition

By: Lynda Madaras,Area Madaras,Simon Sullivan

Price: $2.95

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: June 2007

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 43212

ISBN: 1557047650

Condition: Used - Good


Everything preteen and teen boys need to know about their changing bodies and feelingsWritten by an experienced educator and her daughter in a reassuring and down-to earth style, The "What's Happening to My Body?" Book for Boys gives sensitive straight talk on: the body's changing size and shape; diet and exercise; the growth spurt; the reproductive organs; body hair; voice changes; romantic and sexual feelings; and puberty in the opposite sex. It also includes information on steroid abuse, acne treatment, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and birth control. Featuring detailed illustr... View more info

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Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived

By: Ralph Helfer

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Harper Perennial: August 1998

Seller ID: 43493

ISBN: 0060929510

Condition: Used - Good


Spanning seven decades and three continents, Modoc is one of the most amazing true animal stories ever told. Raised together in a small German circus town, a boy and an elephant formed a bond that would last their entire lives, and would be tested time and again; through a near-fatal shipwreck in the Indian Ocean, an apprenticeship with the legendary Mahout elephant trainers in the Indian teak forests, and their eventual rise to circus stardom in 1940s New York City. Modoc is a captivating true story of loyalty, friendship, and high adventure, to be treasured by animal lovers everywhere. View more info

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Basher: Rocks & Minerals: A Gem of a Book

By: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Kingfisher: September 2009

Seller ID: 44463

ISBN: 0753463148

Condition: Used - Good


Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and biology, ROCKS AND MINERALS is an in-depth look at the ground beneath our feet. Like his other titles, Basher presents these topics through charming and adorable illustrations and pairs them with basic information told from a first person perspective. He develops a community of characters based on the things that form the foundations of our planet: rocks, gems, crystals, fossils and more. And what's more, he makes it understandable, interesting, and cute. It's no... View more info

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Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations

By: Thomas L. Friedman

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: November 2016

Seller ID: 43033

ISBN: 0374273537

Condition: Used - Good


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Cartographia: Mapping Civilizations

By: Vincent Virga,Library of Congress

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: October 2007

Seller ID: 42882

ISBN: 0316997668

Condition: Used - Good


CARTOGRAPHIA offers a stunning array of 200 of the most beautiful, important, and fascinating maps in existence, from the world's largest cartographic collection, at the Library of Congress. These maps show how our idea of the world has shifted and grown over time, and each map tells its own unique story about nations, politics, and ambitions. The chosen images, with their accompanying stories, introduce the reader to an exciting new way of "reading" maps as travelogues---living history from the earliest of man's imaginings about planet earth to our current attempts at charting cyberspace. View more info