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Susan Goldman Rubin
Rubin Meet Susan Goldman Rubin
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I Like to Read Books
Holiday House eBooks

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A look behind the writing of Freedom Summer:The 1964 Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi
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COLONEL THEODORE ROOSEVELT
by David A. Adler


Master biographer David A. Adler crafts a meticulously researched, handsome portrait of perhaps our most colorful and energetic president. Includes over fifty photographs and pictures, copies of historical documents, and a time line.

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BIOGRAPHY

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Two Tough Crocs
by David Bedford
Tom Jellett, Illustrator

Two equally tough crocodile bullies undergo an attitude adjustment when the toughest croc of all arrives in their swamp.

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PICTURE BOOK

Row, Row, Row Your Boat
by Jane Cabrera
Jane Cabrera, Illustrator

Lively animal characters are a delight in this version of the well-loved children's song, with new lyrics and sheet music included.

E-book available

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PICTURE BOOK

Eliza Bing Is (NOT) a Big, Fat Quitter
by Carmella Van Vleet

In this uplifting debut novel about determination and the rewards of hard work, a preteen girl struggling with ADHD must stick with a summer taekwondo class to prove that she's dedicated enough to pursue her true passions.

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MIDDLE-GRADE FICTION

Classroom Picks . . . Summer Reading
I Have a Garden
An I Like to Read® Book Level B
by Bob Barner
Bob Barner, Illustrator

"I have a garden," an energetic dog announces. The dog guides new readers through a bright and lush garden, which is home to a chipmunk, a bird, a bug, and all sorts of other creatures. "No. This garden is for all of us. We have a garden," answer his animal neighbors.

CCSS:
K: RF.3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 3d, 4, RL.1-10
1: RF.1, 1a, 3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 3g, 4, 4a, 4b, 4c, RL.1-9
2: RL.1-7
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