2011 Holiday Catalog

Holiday Books

Best of the Independent Northwest 2011

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This Holiday Books guide is a project of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association (PNBA) and its member stores. PNBA supports independent bookselling in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and British Columbia.

*Post production changes in price and on-sale date, as
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Wildwood: The Wildwood Chronicles, Book I Cover Image
By Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062024688
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - August 30th, 2011

New Land, North of the Columbia: Historic Documents That Tell the Story of Washington State from Territory to Today Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781570616938
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Published: Sasquatch Books - October 25th, 2011

Seeing Trees: Discover the Extraordinary Secrets of Everyday Trees Cover Image
By Nancy Ross Hugo, Robert Llewellyn (Photographer)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781604692198
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Published: Timber Press (OR) - August 16th, 2011

Historical Atlas of Washington & Oregon Cover Image
$41.95
ISBN: 9780520266155
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Published: University of California Press - October 18th, 2011

The Kitchen Counter Cooking School: How a Few Simple Lessons Transformed Nine Culinary Novices into Fearless Home Cooks Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780670023004
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Published: Viking Adult - September 29th, 2011

Ed King Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307271068
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Published: Knopf - October 18th, 2011

Salmon Patties and Rosehip Pie Cookbook: Art, Food, and the Coastal Life in Halibut Cove, Alaska Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780615471518
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Published: Saltry Press - August 2011

Midnight Lantern: New & Selected Poems Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781555975975
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 27th, 2011

What It Is Like to Go to War Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802119926
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - August 30th, 2011

Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802145314
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Published: Grove Press - May 10th, 2011

596 Switch: The Improbable Journey from the Palouse to Pasadena Cover Image
By Ryan D. Leaf, Greg Witter, Mike Price (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780982950531
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Published: Crimson Oak Publishing - November 1st, 2011

My Wrangell Mountains Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781602231368
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Published: University of Alaska Press - November 15th, 2011

Reamde Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061977961
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Published: William Morrow - September 20th, 2011

Dishing Up Oregon: 145 Recipes That Celebrate Farm-To-Table Flavors Cover Image
By Ashley Gartland, John Valls (Photographer)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603425667
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Published: Storey Publishing - October 5th, 2011

Brand New Cherry Flavor: A Novel of the Occult Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781936182190
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Published: Schaffner Press - October 2011

It's So Easy: And Other Lies Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781451606638
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Published: Touchstone Books - October 4th, 2011

Drylands, a Rural American Saga Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780803234246
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Published: University of Nebraska Press - October 2011

At the Kitchen Table: The Craft of Cooking at Home Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781570617348
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Published: Sasquatch Books - September 20th, 2011

I've Never Met an Idiot on the River: Reflections on Family, Fishing, and Photography Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781608870202
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Published: Insight Editions - May 31st, 2011

Bering Sea Blues: A Crabber's Tale of FEAR in the Icy North Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781935347118
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Published: Epicenter Press (WA) - June 2011

America's Great Railroad Stations Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780670023110
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - October 27th, 2011

The Batman Files Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781449408220
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 25th, 2011

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781426208287
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Published: National Geographic Society - November 1st, 2011

Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters Cover Image
By Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781426308444
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Published: National Geographic Society - October 11th, 2011

Great Journeys: Travel the World's Most Spectacular Routes Cover Image
By Lonely Planet (Manufactured by)
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ISBN: 9781742205892
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Published: Lonely Planet - October 2011

Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide Cover Image
By David Burnie (Editor), Don E. Wilson (Editor)
$50.00
ISBN: 9780756686772
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - August 29th, 2011

The Conference of the Birds Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594203060
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Published: Penguin Press - October 27th, 2011

On Bicycles: 50 Ways the New Bike Culture Can Change Your Life Cover Image
By Amy Walker (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781608680221
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Published: New World Library - September 20th, 2011

Cyclepedia: A Century of Iconic Bicycle Design Cover Image
By Michael Embacher, Bernhard Angerer (Photographer), Paul Smith (Foreword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781452101675
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Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - August 3rd, 2011

1,000 Places to See Before You Die: Revised Second Edition Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780761156864
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Published: Workman Publishing - July 2015

The Penguin Anthology of Twentieth-Century American Poetry Cover Image
By Rita Dove (Editor)
$40.00
ISBN: 9780143106432
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Published: Penguin Books - October 25th, 2011

A History of the World in 100 Objects Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780670022700
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Published: Viking Books - October 27th, 2011

Comfort Food Fix: Feel-Good Favorites Made Healthy Cover Image
By Ellie Krieger, Quentin Bacon (Photographer)
$29.99
ISBN: 9780470603093
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - September 23rd, 2011

An Everlasting Meal: Cooking with Economy and Grace Cover Image
By Tamar Adler, Alice Waters (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781439181874
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Published: Scribner - October 18th, 2011

All about Roasting: A New Approach to a Classic Art Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780393065268
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 2011

The Food Lover's Guide to Wine Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316045131
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Published: Little Brown and Company - November 3rd, 2011

1000 Great Everyday Wines: From the World's Best Wineries Cover Image
By Jim Gordon (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780756686802
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 19th, 2011

American Flavor Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061963292
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Published: Ecco Press - October 18th, 2011

Just My Type: A Book about Fonts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781592406524
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Published: Gotham Books - September 1st, 2011

Finish This Book Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399536892
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Published: Penguin Books - September 6th, 2011

Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed Cover Image
By Carl Zimmer, Mary Roach (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781402783609
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Published: Sterling - November 2011

Great Paintings Cover Image
By Angela Wilkes (Editor)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780756686758
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 19th, 2011

The Louvre: All the Paintings Cover Image
$75.00
ISBN: 9781579128869
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - November 15th, 2011

Design*Sponge at Home Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781579654313
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Published: Artisan Publishers - September 6th, 2011

Wreck the Halls: Cake Wrecks Gets
$14.99
ISBN: 9781449407759
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 18th, 2011

Listomania: A World of Fascinating Facts in Graphic Detail Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062082831
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Published: Harper Design - October 4th, 2011

You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory Is Mostly Fiction, and 46 Other Ways You're Deluding Yourse Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781592406593
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Gotham Books - October 27th, 2011

Seriously I'm Kidding Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780446585026
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 4th, 2011

That Is All Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525952442
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Published: Dutton Adult - November 1st, 2011

5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth (and Other Useful Guides) [With Poster] Cover Image
By Oatmeal
$14.99
ISBN: 9781449401160
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - March 1st, 2011

Books: A Living History Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781606060834
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Published: J. Paul Getty Museum - October 11th, 2011

Balzac's Omelette: A Delicious Tour of French Food and Culture with Honore'de Balzac Cover Image
By Anka Muhlstein, Adriana Hunter (Translator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781590514733
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Published: Other Press (NY) - October 11th, 2011

Aelian's on the Nature of Animals Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781595340757
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Published: Trinity University Press - July 12th, 2011

Food Rules: An Eater's Manual Cover Image
By Michael Pollan, Maira Kalman (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781594203084
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Published: Penguin Press - November 1st, 2011

Moral Ground: Ethical Action for a Planet in Peril Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781595340856
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Published: Trinity University Press - September 27th, 2011

Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942 Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780393068139
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 14th, 2011

Charles Dickens: A Life Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594203091
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Published: Penguin Press HC, The - October 27th, 2011

Arctic Obsession: The Lure of the Far North Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312625030
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - September 27th, 2011

Lions of the West: Heroes and Villains of the Westward Expansion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781565126268
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Published: Shannon Ravenel Books - October 18th, 2011

House of Cash: The Legacies of My Father, Johnny Cash Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9781608870288
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Published: Insight Editions - October 10th, 2011

The Heights: Anatomy of a Skyscraper Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594203039
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Published: Penguin Press - November 10th, 2011

Wicked Autumn: A Max Tudor Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312646974
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 13th, 2011

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The Night Circus Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780385534635
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Published: Doubleday Books - September 13th, 2011

American Boy Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781571310781
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 13th, 2011

The Christmas Wedding Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316097390
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 17th, 2011

Zero Day Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780446573016
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 31st, 2011

Red Mist Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399158025
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Published: Putnam Adult - December 6th, 2011

Queen of America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316154864
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Published: Little Brown and Company - November 28th, 2011

Snuff Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062011848
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Published: HarperTorch - October 11th, 2011

The Best of Me Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780446547659
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 11th, 2011

Lethal Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455501472
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 20th, 2011

The Cat's Table Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307700117
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - October 4th, 2011

Kill Alex Cross Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316198738
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Published: Little Brown and Company - November 14th, 2011

V Is for Vengeance Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780399157868
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Published: Marian Wood Book - November 14th, 2011

The Apothecary Cover Image
By Maile Meloy, Ian Schoenherr (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780399256271
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2011

Ship Breaker Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780316056199
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 3rd, 2011

Legendary Journeys: Ships Cover Image
By Brian Lavery, Sebastian Quigley (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780753466810
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Published: Kingfisher - October 25th, 2011

Tiger's Curse Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781402784033
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Published: Splinter - January 11th, 2011

Tiger's Quest Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781402784040
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Published: Splinter - June 7th, 2011

Tiger's Voyage Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781402784057
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Published: Splinter - November 1st, 2011

The Scorpio Races Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545224901
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 18th, 2011

Inheritance Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780375856112
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 8th, 2011

Terra Tempo: Ice Age Cataclysm! Cover Image
By David R. Shapiro, Christopher Herndon (Illustrator), Erica Melville (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780984442218
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Published: Craigmore Creations - October 2010

Incredible Journeys: Amazing Animal Migrations Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780753467268
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Published: Kingfisher - September 27th, 2011

Envy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781402789571
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Published: Splinter - August 1st, 2011

Mousenet Cover Image
By Prudence Breitrose, Stephanie Yue (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781423124894
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Published: Hyperion Books - November 8th, 2011

Drawing from Memory Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545176866
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 2011

Ghosts in the Fog: The Untold Story of Alaska's WWII Invasion Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545296540
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Published: Scholastic Reference - October 2011

My Name Is Not Easy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761459804
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Published: Marshall Cavendish Children's Books - October 1st, 2011

Dream School Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780983723202
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Published: Figment - December 1st, 2011

Wagons Ho! Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807586129
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 2011

Lisa Loeb's Silly Sing-Along: The Disappointing Pancake and Other Zany Songs Cover Image
By Lisa Loeb, Ryan O'Rourke (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781402769153
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Published: Sterling Children's Books - October 4th, 2011

Grandpa Green Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781596436077
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 30th, 2011

It's a Little Book Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781596437586
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 30th, 2011

Bad Kitty Christmas Cover Image
By Nick Bruel, Nick Bruel (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781596436688
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 13th, 2011

The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse Cover Image
By Eric Carle, Eric Carle (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399257131
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Published: Philomel Books - October 4th, 2011

The Man in the Moon Cover Image
By William Joyce, William Joyce (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781442430419
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2011

Nicholas St. North and the Battle of the Nightmare King Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781442430488
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2011

Otis and the Tornado Cover Image
By Loren Long, Loren Long (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399254772
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Published: Philomel Books - September 6th, 2011

The Busy Beaver Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781554537495
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Published: Kids Can Press - August 2011

Bumble-Ardy: 500 Recipes 275 Photographs Cover Image
By Maurice Sendak, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780062051981
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Published: HarperCollins - September 6th, 2011

The Giant Book of Giants [With Poster] Cover Image
By Saviour Pirotta, Mark Robertson (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781402785962
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Published: Sterling - August 2nd, 2011

The Wizard of Oz Cover Image
By Rufus Butler Seder (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780761163732
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Published: Workman Publishing - September 2011

Wheedle on the Needle Cover Image
By Stephen Cosgrove, Robin James (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781570616280
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Published: Sasquatch Books - November 3rd, 2009

Wheedle and the Noodle Cover Image
By Stephen Cosgrove, Robin James (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781570617300
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Published: Sasquatch Books - September 20th, 2011

Three Bears of the Pacific Northwest Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781570616846
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Published: Sasquatch Books - February 22nd, 2011

Bunny Rabbit in the Sunlight Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781570617492
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Published: Sasquatch Books - July 26th, 2011

Zoozical Cover Image
By Judy Sierra, Marc Tolon Brown (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375868474
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 9th, 2011

Moo Cover Image
By Matthew Van Fleet, Brian Stanton (Photographer)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781442435032
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - August 30th, 2011

The Lego Ideas Book: Unlock Your Imagination Cover Image
By Daniel Lipkowitz, Sebastiaan Arts (Contribution by), Tim Goddard (Contribution by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780756686062
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 19th, 2011

Lego Star Wars Character Encyclopedia [With Lego Han Solo Minifigure] Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780756686970
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 19th, 2011

Blowin' in the Wind [With CD (Audio)] Cover Image
By Bob Dylan, Jon J. Muth (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781402780028
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Published: Sterling - November 2011

Mary Engelbreit's Nutcracker Cover Image
By Mary Engelbreit, Mary Engelbreit (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780060885793
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Published: HarperCollins - November 2011