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Our Story
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Adoption
“Why did my birth parents place me for adoption?” This is the burning question that weighs heavily on the heart of every adopted child. I searched for years for an answer that would help my children find peace with their past. I came to realize there was no painless answer to this question… here on Earth anyway…
Why? Moxie Whitworth.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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Moxie is an older golden retriever whose friends depend on her for answers to questions all dogs have. In this book, in a poetic way, Moxie lets her friends figure out the answer this time to their newest question. To their surprise, the answer comes from the one least expected.
Tommy Turtle Gets Lost
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Strangers
"One day Tommy Turtle got up early and took a bath. Then he sat down and ate his breakfast of turtle mush, which he didn't like." This book will help your child learn their name, address and phone # without frightening him/her. There are lines to show where they should say the information that pertains to them. Give them a sense of pride and accomplishment for being smarter than Tommy Turtle!
The Big Interactive Quiz Book - Quiz Questions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Get instant answers to a huge selection of general knowledge questions. Can you complete the interactive quiz? Enjoy and learn in the process! Hundreds of multiple choice questions! Four answers have been provided for each question, simply click on the correct answer to proceed to the next question or return to the beginning and try again if you answer incorrectly.
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds includes photos and descriptions of breeds from around the world. The background to each breed is detailed - its origins, development, characteristics and, where applicable, mode of working. Breed standards are given as well as care tips for looking after each breed.
I Wonder... Can A Bald Eagle Grow Hair
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Series: 15-Minute Books · I Wonder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
I wonder … About Birds. Do snowy owls melt in the summer months? How many words can a parrot learn? How big is the pelican’s stretchy pouch? How many neck bones does a swan have? Do kookaburras laugh at people? Does an ostrich really hide by sticking its head in the ground? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this fascinating 15-minute book about birds.
I Wonder... Do Bedbugs Snore
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Series: 15-Minute Books · I Wonder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
I Wonder… About Insects. Are all ladybugs females? Does a honeybee make flavored honey? Will a stinkbug smell better if it takes a bath? Can a walking stick fly? Will fruit flies eat vegetables? Do army ants carry guns? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this fascinating 15-minute book about insects.
Just a Cat!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Pets
This book is about the cats that many of us love as our friends and companions. The cat in this story tells us about her adventures and battles, and the loss of eight of her lives. But as we see the world through her eyes, we see that, in countries like Australia, cats are regarded as feral predators that have a devastating effect on our native animals. This book asks young readers the question: H
Betsy Ross: The Woman Who Made The First Flag
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
On the first day of 1752, a new baby was born. Her parents were Samuel and Rebecca Griscom. They named their baby Elizabeth, but soon everyone called her Betsy. Betsy grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her father worked as a carpenter. He helped to build many buildings. He even built the house that Betsy and her family lived in. Learn about Betsy Ross and her life in this fun, fact-filled book
I Am Cornflower: The Story of a White Mountain Apache Girl
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
My white name is Kathy, but my Indian name is Cornflower. I was born in the time when the flowers blossom in the stalks of corn around our village. The cornflower blossom was the first thing my father saw after I had been brought into the world of men. That is why I have the name Cornflower. Read the story of this White Mountain Apache Girl and what her life is like on the reservation.
The Amazing Echidna: Puggles In Pouches
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Echidnas have spiny hairs all over their body. This makes them look like a porcupine. Echidnas are also covered in fur. Depending on where they live, some are furrier than others. They can vary in color from very light brown to red-brown and right through to black. Did you know that the spines are really hairs? They are just very large and strong hairs. Find out more about the amazing echidna!
Kangaroos: Australian Hoppers
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Kangaroos
The kangaroo is a marsupial. A marsupial is an animal that lives in its mother’s pouch after being born. Kangaroos are often called roos for short. The kangaroo has two large back feet. It uses these feet to hop or jump around. The kangaroo also has two smaller front feet. It uses these feet much like we use our hands and arms. Learn more about this amazing animal in this fun, fact-filled book.
The Extraordinary Emu
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
The emu is Australia’s biggest native bird. It is the second biggest bird in the world. The biggest is the ostrich. The emu belongs to the family known as ratites. Ratites are birds that don’t fly and have small wings and flat breastbones. Even though emus can’t fly they can run very fast. They run up to 31 miles per hour (50 kilometres per hour). Find out more about this extraordinary animal!
I Am An Ostrich, Don't You Know
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
"Well hello there. My name is like, Val. I’m, like, an ostrich, ya know. But I bet you knew that. You’re a smart one, you are. But even if you’re smart, I’m a lot smarter. And I’m better looking. Don’t I look just grand?" Meet Val, the vain ostrich, and let her tell you all about her life and what it is like to be an ostrich growing up in Africa. Ages 7 to 10.
Sea Creatures Book #2: A Set Of Seven 15-Minute Books
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
BUY SETS AND SAVE! 7 BOOKS FOR THE PRICE OF 5. This is a set of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. It contains the full text from the individual books: "Sharks: Chompers of the Sea", "Sea Otters: Clowns of the Sea", "Frogfish: The Weirdest Fish in the Sea", "Whales: Giants of the Deep", "Barnacles: Hated Squatters of the Sea", "Sea Stars: Stars of the Sea", "Elephant Seals: Mountains of Blubber".
Badgers: Ready For A Fight
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
A badger is an animal. It looks like a cross between a skunk and a dog. It has a long nose. They use it to stick into holes they have dug. This lets them reach the insects they find underground. Badgers have a funny looking face. It is mostly black, but has white stripes. That helps them to hide in the nighttime shadows. Learn more about this amazing animal and learn the answers to these questions
Sea Creatures Book 1: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
BUY SETS AND SAVE! This is a set of 7 of our popular 15-Minute Books. It contains the full text and pictures from the individual books: "Dolphins: Playmates of the Sea", "Clown Fish: Friends of the Stinging Anemone", "Jellyfish: Boogers of the Sea", "Octopuses: Eight-Armed Wonders", "Rays and Skates: Pancakes of the Sea", "Sea Horses: Tiny Horses of the Sea", "Sea Dragons: Animals in Disguise"
I Came from Heavenly Parents
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Inspirational
Although we cannot remember the details of our pre-earth life, this is a story about you and how it might have been.
Arriba, abajo en la playa
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Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: Spanish. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Opposites
Includes Spanish pronunciation guide in English. Arriba, abajo es un libro de comparaciones en la playa (para niños de 2 – 7 años). Spanish activity book of contrasts and opposites for ages 2 - 7 years.
Imp Hunt (Battle Cards)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Description Imp Hunt The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.