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Matt Forrest Esenwine

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Baltimore, MD, The United States
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Double the Dinosaurs by Diana  Murray
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How do you make exponents fun? Add dinosaurs, of course! Kids will enjoy learning the concept of exponents with a group of dinos that keeps growing and growing and gr - well, you get the idea! Fun rhyming verse shows readers how quickly numbers can i ...more
Night Wishes by Lee Bennett Hopkins
"This book is lyrical, comforting and beautifully illustrated! The poems are a mix of rhyming metrical verse and free verse. Most of the poems feel soothing and dreamy, with lines like "Let’s watch the moon swim/through sleepy sky/and nod to night owl" Read more of this review »
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Wild Style by Jenna Grodzicki
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From dapper sponge crabs to beetles with poop umbrellas...this book is sure to fascinate young readers, especially those who think they know everything about nature! Colorful photos attract the eye while easy-to-understand text surprises the reader w ...more
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The Princess and the Petri Dish by Sue Fliess
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It seems like a simple solution to a complex problem: how do you get one of childhood's most-maligned foods to taste like one of childhood's most well-loved foods? Well, Princess Pippa, the budding young scientist, does it - but there's another probl ...more
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No Party Poopers! by Gretchen Brandenburg McLellan
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What happens when you throw a party but don't invite anyone who might cause a problem, behave differently, or do something you'd rather they not? You end being your own worst party-pooper, that's what! Take a lesson from Bear and don't be a party poo ...more
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Little Hippo by Julie Abery
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Don't you just hate it when the oxpeckers won't leave you alone? Little Hippo learns it's best to stay together when one is so new to the world! Julie Abery once again delights young readers with her comforting rhyming verse in this addition to her " ...more
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Little Monkey by Julie Abery
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Sweet, charming, warm...pick your adjective, and it will describe this cute little book for the budding animal lover. The latest in Julie Abery's "Little Animal Friends" series once again features her recognizably tender rhyming verse as we follow Li ...more
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Yusra Swims by Julie Abery
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In this picture book biography, Olympic swimmer and Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini's struggle to keep her dream - and herself - alive is told in short but compelling rhyming text. A compelling and poignant story.
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