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221 RIDGWAY, TOM. Mad Cow Disease: Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy.
The Rosen Publishing Group, New York: 2002. 082393487X / 9780823934874 First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
according to the author, "Before we go any further, it's only fair to warn you: This is not a book for the squeamish. We're going to have to talk about experiments on animals, about how animals are killed so that we can eat them, and about what we do with the bits of animals that we don't eat. And there aren't going to be many neat and simple answers either, because not even the world's best scientists have got them." Includes an Index. 
Price: 36.14 USD
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222 ROBERTS, WILLO DAVIS. The Pet-sitting Peril.
Aladdin Book, New York: 1983. 0689710429 / 9780689710421 First Aladdin Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 9.50 USD
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223 ROCKWELL, ANNE. Glass, Stones & Crown: The Abbe Suger And The Building Of St. Denis.
Atheneum, New York: 1968. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Very good condition. Library discard. 
The Abbey of St. Denis was old, a part of long past history, when the monk Sugar became its abbot in the year 1122. He had two dreams: to rebuild the old church, and to restore the power that the King of the Franks had held at the time of Charlemagne. Using the loyalty of the people to St. Denis, he brought about the beginnings of a united French nation. And using his own creative ability and all the resources at his command, he gave the church a glory no church had ever had before. This is a book of history, of architecture, and of a man who most truly represents medieval times. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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224 RODGERS, MARY. Freaky Friday.
Scholastic Inc., New York: 1972. 059011848X / 9780590118484 s Softcover. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 1.90 USD
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225 ROGERS, MATILDA; KORACH, MIMI (PICTURES). The First Book On Cotton.
Franklin Watts, Inc., New York: 1954. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Very good reading copy. Library discard. 

Price: 4.51 USD
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226 RYLANT, CYNTHIA. Missing May.
Yearling Books, New York: 1993. 0440408652 / 9780440408659 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Since Summer was six years old she lived with dear Aunt May and Uncle Ob. Now, six years later, Aunt May has died. Summer, who misses May with all her might, is afraid something will happen to Ob. Most days Ob seems like he doesn't want to go on. Winner of the 1993 Newbery Award, For ags 10 and up. 
Price: 2.90 USD
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227 SABIN, EDWIN L. With Carson And Fremont.
J. B. Lippincott Co., Philadelphia: 1912. Second Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. Previous owner's names on front end paper. 
The adventures of Kit Carson, based on the journals of John Charles Fremont, and written in story form for boys. Contains 6 illustrations. 
Price: 10.70 USD
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228 SCHENKER, DONA. Throw A Hungry Loop.
Alfred A Knopf, NY: 1990. 0679803327 / 9780679803324 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
An adolescent boy lives on a ranch, has a talent for throwing loops, and yearns for a roping horse. A bittersweet novel about growing up that is as raw and big-hearted as Texas itself. 
Price: 10.21 USD
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229 SCHWARTZ, JULIUS AND SIMONT, MARC (PICTURES). The Earth Is Your Spaceship.
McGraw Hill / Whittlesey House, NY: 1963. Library Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar cover. Reading copy. Library discard. 
Boys and girls will find science and fun, too, in this exciting book as Julian Schwartz reminds them of their everyday adventures on their merry-go-riding spaceship, Earth. 
Price: 5.37 USD
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230 SCOTT, ELAINE. Poles Apart.
Viking, New York: 2004. 0670059250 / 9780670059256 First printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Explains why penguins and polar bears will never be neighbors. With dramatic color photographs and clear, simple text, Poles Apart offers the perfect introductionto all the secrets of the North and South Poles. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.82 USD
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231 SELSAM, MILLICENT E. Tree Flowers.
William Morrow and Company, Inc. New York: 1984. 0688027695 / 9780688027698 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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232 SEUSS, DR. Green Eggs And Ham.
Random House, New York. 0394800168 / 9780394800165 Reprint Edition. Beginner Books Division. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
This is an "I can read it all myself" Beginners Book with a controlled vocabulary. Hailed by elementary educators and remedial reading specialists. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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233 SEUSS, DR. The Cat In The Hat.
Random House, New York: 1957 039480001X / 9780394800011 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
"Ten years ago, Dr. Seuss took 220 words, rhymed them, and turned out The Cat in the Hat, a little volume of absurdity that worked like a karate chop on the weary little world of Dick, Jane and Spot." Ellen Goodman, The Detroit Free Press, November 1966. Designed to encourage children to read. 
Price: 3.33 USD
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234 SEWELL, ANNA; RICHARDSON, I. M. (ADAPTED BY); MILONE, KAREN (ILLUSTRATIONS). Anna Sewell's The Adventures Of Black Beauty: Black Beauty And The Runaway Horse.
Troll Associates, Mahwah: 1983 0893758132 / 9780893758134 First Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Black Beauty tells of his experiences at the Earl's stable, his stint as a "job horse," and his sale at a horse fair. 
Price: 7.98 USD
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235 SIERRA, JUDY; HILLENBRAND, WILL (ILLUSTRATIONS). Twas The Fright Before Christmas.
Harcourt, Inc., Orlando: 2002. 0152056408 / 9780152056407 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
When a little mouse accidentally tickles a dragon's snout during a winter night in a haunted house, it sets off a series of cumulative actions which throw all of the creatures into a frenzy. 
Price: 6.18 USD
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236 SILVERMAN, ERICA Sholom's Treasure: How Sholom Aleichem Became A Writer.
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York: 2005. 0374380554 / 9780374380557 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 85.50 USD
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237 SIMON, SEYMOUR. Galaxies.
Mulberry Books, New York: 1991. 0688109926 / 9780688109929 First Mulberry Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 7.60 USD
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238 SIMON, SEYMOUR. Uranus.
William Morrow and Company, Inc. New York: 1987. 0688065821 / 9780688065829 

Price: 51.78 USD
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239 SNEVE, VIRGINIA DRIVING HAWK. Lana's Lakota Moons.
University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln & London: 2007. A Bison Original. First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Brand new book. 
This charming and poignant contemporary story about two Lakota girls and their Laotian friend illuminates for children and adults the Lakota meaning of family, friendship, life, and death. In the Lakota way, Lana and her cousin Lori are like sisters, growing up together under the caring eyes of an extended family of parents and grandparents. Also like sisters, they have their share of squabbles and fights, but when they meet a new girl at school who has recently arrived from Laos, they are drawn closer by their shared friendship, their discoveries about cultural differences, and their experience with loss and death. An image of footprints in the snow, one under the other so that it looks as if only one person is walking, becomes the central compelling image in the story. "We can't keep snow from melting," says Grandpa, "But the footprints will always be there, even if we can't see them." Taking her inspiration from Lakota and Asian students in her home state of South Dakota, award-winning children's writer Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve has crafted a simple story of friendship that survives a tragic year, beautifully illuminating along the way many profound truths about the human spirit. Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve is a well-known author of stories and essays about Native American life and culture and a recipient of the National Humanities Medal. She is the author of Grandpa Was a Cowboy and an Indian and Other Stories and The Trickster and the Troll, both available in Bison Books editions. Her memoir, Completing the Circle (Nebraska 1995) won the North American Indian Prose Award. "[An] unassuming yet potent chronicle of a fateful year in the lives of two preteen cousins."—Publishers Weekly "Both educational and historical in nature, Lana's Lokota Moons is sure to capture the interest of the young and the young-at-heart. With its beautifully narrated legends and amusing characters, Sneve has created a story that is both a tribute to her heritage and a poignant chronicle of the end of adolescent innocence."—ForeWord "I can't imagine a young reader of this book who won't be drawn to the portrait of the strong community around these girls that Driving Hawk Sneve creates."—Jenny Shank, New West "The mix of Great Plains history with the contemporary scene rings true. . . . Lori's lively personal narrative will draw readers as she copes with anger, guilt, sorrow, and finally, the loss of her sister, even as she realizes that, in the Lakota way, the girls will always be connected."—Hazel Rochman, Booklist 
Price: 11.39 USD
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240 SOTO, GARY. Baseball In April And Other Stories.
Harcourt, Inc., San Diego: 1991. 0152025677 / 9780152025670 Reprint edition. s Softcover. Brand New Book. 
In this unique collection of short stories, the small events of daily life reveal big themes - love and friendship, youth and growing up, success and failure. Calling on his own experiences of growing up in California's Cenral Valley, poet Gary Soto brings to life the joy and pain of yung people everywhere. The smart, tough, vulnerable kids in these stries are Latino, but their dreams and desires belong to all of us. For ages 8 to 12. 
Price: 5.70 USD
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