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Fabulous new books for kids of all ages!

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The Galaxy Needs You

Caitlin Kennedy

Have you ever stopped to think about how there is nobody else in the galaxy who is exactly like you? This empowering picture book celebrates young heroes-in-the-making and features illustrations that follow Rey on her own hero's journey. Ages 5 to 8.

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Nian, The Chinese New Year Dragon

Virginia Loh-Hagan

A retelling of the Nian legend follows the experiences of a young girl who takes action when her village is threatened by a dragon, in a culturally inspired picture book that also explains why the Chinese New Year is celebrated for 15 days. Ages 7 to 8.

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Turn It Up!: A Pitch-perfect History of Music That Rocked the World

National Geographic, Kids

The high notes and biggest moments in music history are covered in this fun compendium. You'll learn about the world's most famous musicians through the eras, from Bach to the Beatles to Beyonce -- and beyond. Many major music genres are playfully explained, from tribal, classical, jazz, folk, rock ... all the way to today's modern forms, such as k-pop, hip-hop, and rap. Ages 8 to 12.

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