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  • booksreddit.com:The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: 50th Anniversary Edition

    The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: 50th Anniversary Edition

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    What is philosophy of science (and should scientists care)?
    A good book may have the power to change the way we see the world, but a great book actually becomes part of our daily consciousness, pervading our thinking to the point that we take it for granted, and we forget how provocative and challenging its ideas once were—and still are. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions is that kind of book. When it was first published in 1962, it was a landmark event in the history and philosophy of science. Fifty years later, it still has many lessons to teac… more about book…


  • booksreddit.com:Liberty Frye and the Witches of Hessen

    Liberty Frye and the Witches of Hessen

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    The average ten-year-old girl seldom travels far from home. She doesn’t worry about being kidnapped by witches or imprisoned in medieval castles where children meet their unspeakable demise. She rarely gives thought to curses, potions and magic. She certainly isn’t concerned about risking life and limb to decipher ancient rites and lost treasures…. But Liberty Frye is about to discover that she is not just an average girl. When a cryptic note from long-lost relatives arrives, the news i…


  • booksreddit.com:Evolution: How We and All Living Things Came to Be

    Evolution: How We and All Living Things Came to Be

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    Evolution is the process that created the terrible teeth of Tyrannosaurus rex and the complex human brain, clever enough to understand the workings of nature. Young readers will learn how a British naturalist named Charles Darwin studied nature and developed his now-famous concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest. And how modern-day science has added to our understanding of the theory of evolution. Can something as complex and wondrous as the natural world be explained by a s…


  • booksreddit.com:Love You Forever

    Love You Forever

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    A young woman holds her newborn sonAnd looks at him lovingly. Softly she sings to him: “I’ll love you forever I’ll like you for always As long as I’m living My baby you’ll be.” So begins the story that has touched the hearts of millions worldwide. Since publication in l986, Love You Forever has sold more than 15 million copies in paperback and the regular hardcover edition (as well as hundreds of thousands of copies in Spanish and French)…


  • booksreddit.com:Daddy's Roommate (Alyson Wonderland)

    Daddy’s Roommate (Alyson Wonderland)

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    This story’s narrator begins with his parent’s divorce and continues with the arrival of “someone new at Daddy’s house.” The new arrival is male. This new concept is explained to the child as “just one more kind of love.” The text is suitably straightforward, and the format–single lines of copy beneath full-page illustrations–easily accessible to the intended audience.


  • booksreddit.com:Mommy

    Mommy, Why is There a Server in the House?

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    A “stay-at-home” server: you know it’s the right thing for your family. But how do you explain this wonderful choice to your children? Finally, there’s a book that talks about the home server using small words and fun pictures, perfect for kids. Written by Tom O’Connor and lovingly illustrated by Jill Dublin, this is a book you and your family will want to read over and over again.


  • booksreddit.com:Hillary Rodham Clinton: Some Girls Are Born to Lead

    Hillary Rodham Clinton: Some Girls Are Born to Lead

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    Wake me up inside (can't wake up)
    In the spirit of Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope and Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride comes an inspiring portrait of Hillary Rodham Clinton, the first female presidential nominee in United States history: a girl who fought to make a difference—and paved the way for women everywhere—from Michelle Markel and LeUyen Pham.In the 1950s, it was a man’s world. Girls weren’t supposed to act smart, tough, or ambitious. Even though, deep inside, they may have felt that way. And then along c… more about book…


  • booksreddit.com:Lightbringer

    Lightbringer

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    A YA urban fantasy/romance set in a world a breath away from our own. Similar in tone to Tithe and Unleashed, this story tiptoes down the line between love and horror as Wendy discovers herself and the darkest parts of the afterlife. Wendy has the ability to see souls that have not moved on, but she does not seek them out. They seek her. They yearn for her . . . or what she can do for them. Without Wendy’s powers, the Lost, the souls that have died unnaturally young, are doomed to wander in t…


  • booksreddit.com:The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins (Classic Seuss)

    The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins (Classic Seuss)

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    Celebrate the 75th birthday of this classic treatise on bullying by Dr. Seuss with our new foil-covered, color-enhanced Anniversary Edition! As topical today as when it was first published in 1938, The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins is the story of a young peasant (the same as in Bartholomew and the Oobleck—a Caldecott Honor Award-winner), and his unjust treatment at the hands of King Derwin. While The 500 Hats is one of Dr. Seuss’s earliest and lesser known works, it is nevertheless totally…


  • booksreddit.com:Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (Chicka Chicka Book

    Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (Chicka Chicka Book, A)

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    Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault’s rhythmic chant and Lois Ehlert’s exuberant collage illustrations have made Chicka Chicka Boom Boom a read-aloud favorite for twenty years. To celebrate, here is a special anniversary edition of this quintessential picture book with these exciting new features including completely restored artwork, twenty years of Chicka historical note and a Happy Birthday, Chicka! poster on the inside jacket that will surely delight old and new generations of Chicka Ch…


  • booksreddit.com:Richard Scarry's Cars and Trucks and Things That Go

    Richard Scarry’s Cars and Trucks and Things That Go

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    It’s time to start your engines in this Richard Scarry classic all about vehicles! Buckle-up for a fun-filled day of planes, trains, automobiles . . . and even a pickle truck! Featuring hundreds of clearly labeled vehicles, this is the perfect book for little vehicle fans from the one and only Richard Scarry.


  • booksreddit.com:The Very Hungry Caterpillar Pop-Up Book

    The Very Hungry Caterpillar Pop-Up Book

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    Celebrating the 40th Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-sty…


  • booksreddit.com:The Paper Bag Princess (Munsch for Kids)

    The Paper Bag Princess (Munsch for Kids)

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    This bestselling modern classic features a princess who rescues a very snooty—and ungrateful—prince.


  • booksreddit.com:Everyone Poops (My Body Science)

    Everyone Poops (My Body Science)

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    “Everyone Poops by Taro Gomi is part biology textbook, part sociological treatise and all celebration of a very natural process. Both my daughters begged me to read the book over and over again. They marveled at the enormity of the elephant’s poop and searched with the skill of a scientist for the tiny specks which represent bug poop. The text is simple and straightforward but not without humor.


  • booksreddit.com:Alfie's Home

    Alfie’s Home

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    Book by Cohen, Richard A.


  • booksreddit.com:The Dots and Boxes Game: Sophisticated Child's Play

    The Dots and Boxes Game: Sophisticated Child’s Play

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    The game of Dots-and-Boxes, the popular game in which two players take turns connecting an array of dots to form squares, or “boxes” has long been considered merely a child’s game. In this book, however, the author reveals the surprising complexity of the game, along with advanced strategies that will allow the reader to win at any level of gameplay desired. This book is an essential guide to the game of Dots-and-Boxes and its mathematical underpinnings. Chapters of strategy are interspersed …


  • booksreddit.com:Stellaluna

    Stellaluna

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    While out searching for food, fruit bat Stellaluna and her mother are attacked by a vicious owl. Stellaluna is separated from Mother Bat and taken in by a family of birds where she must put aside her bat habits to fit in with her new family. But one fateful flight when she is separated from her adoptive siblings, Stellaluna is reunited with her bat family and learns that even though we’re different, we’re very much the same.