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Bank Street Children's Book Committee's Best Books of 2014 for Children Five to Nine
Emma in Paris Cover Image
By Claire Frossard (Created by), Christophe Urbain (Photographer)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781592701391
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - December 17th, 2013

A tour of Paris in photographs follows a New York sparrow when she goes to visit her cousin.  

 


The Pearl of Bengal (Agatha: Girl of Mystery #2) Cover Image
By Steve Stevenson, Stefano Turconi (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780448462196
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Published: Grosset & Dunlap - February 7th, 2013

Dash and his spunky cousin Agatha join forces to discover who defiled the temple of Hindu goddess Kali.

 


The Market Bowl Cover Image
By Jim Averbeck, Jim Averbeck (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781580893688
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Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - February 1st, 2013

In a Cameroonian village, a girl must find a way to restore the blessing over the market bowl after she offends the powerful Brother Coin. 

 


Splash, Anna Hibiscus! Cover Image
By Atinuke, Lauren Tobia (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781610671736
Availability: Special Order
Published: Kane/Miller Book Publishers - June 1st, 2013

A warm look at an African family's day at the beach and the lure of the "laughing" waves. 

 


Deep in the Sahara Cover Image
By Kelly Cunnane, Hoda Hadadi (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375870347
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Published: Schwartz & Wade Books - October 8th, 2013

Young Lalla wants to wear a malafa and grow into a fuller understanding of her traditions in the vibrant cultural life of Muslim West Africa.

 


Snow School Cover Image
By Sandra Markle, Alan Marks (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781580894104
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Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - February 1st, 2013

A snow leopard teaches her cubs to survive in the harsh Pakistan Hindu Kush mountain range.

 


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Nelson Mandela Cover Image
By Kadir Nelson, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061783746
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 2nd, 2013

Through this brief but powerful portrait, meet the South African leader who helped establish racial equality in his country.

 


Tito Puente, Mambo King/Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo: Bilingual Spanish-English Cover Image
By Monica Brown, Rafael Lopez (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780061227837
Availability: Backordered
Published: HarperCollins Espanol - March 5th, 2013

Tito Puente's life as a Grammy award-winning musician and bandleader is described in English and Spanish.

 


Brush of the Gods Cover Image
By Lenore Look, Meilo So (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375870019
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Published: Schwartz & Wade Books - June 25th, 2013

Seventh-Century Chinese artist Wu Daozi's paintings were so magical that they came to life.

 


King for a Day Cover Image
By Rukhsana Khan, Christiane Kromer (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781600606595
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Published: Lee & Low Books - January 20th, 2014

Stationed in his wheelchair on a rooftop in Lahore, Malik celebrates the festival of Basant, expertly bringing down competitors' kites with his small, speedy kite.

 


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