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  Learn something new with Laura Torres!

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Rock Your Style
 
Create a frame for your favorite photograph, make your own party games, jazz up boring notebooks with colorful covers, and more with Rock Your Style, a fun craft project book that helps you create the trendiest styles around! Rock Your Style in your bedroom, with your school stuff, your wardrobe, and at your party with great ideas like a customized corkboard, backpack zipper pull, friendship bracelets, monster piñata, and more! With step-by-step instructions and handy hints, this rockin' book also has great 'recycled' alternatives and ideas for supplies you can find around the house.
 
 
 
 

 

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Rock Your Party
 
From funky ways to customize party treats to cool suggestions on how to style up your room, clothes or school stuff, this imaginative bindup will appeal to all creative kids. Craft rocks!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Jewelry: 12 inspiring jewelry projects for you to try (Craft Smart)
 
Colorful bracelets, funky brooches, and beautiful handmade beads: young crafters learn to make all these and much more with this fantastic step-by-step guide. In 12 exciting projects with simple steps and detailed instructions, budding fashionistas create their own stylish accessories to give as gifts or add a touch of personal flair to any ensemble.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Rock Your Room
 
From funky ways to customize party treats to cool suggestions on how to style up your room, clothes or school stuff, this imaginative bindup will appeal to all creative kids. Craft rocks!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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52 School Lunches
 
Wondering what to send in your child’s school lunch box? 52 School Lunches is the perfect solution for the busy mom who wants delicious, nutritious, quick and fun recipes to keep her kids happy and healthy. Full color photography accompanies creative and easy to follow recipes.
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

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52 Activities for Family Fun
 
Included here are some of my family’s favorite activities, from silly road trip word games to service projects to cooking contests. Organized by season, these ideas have been tested many times over and continue to bring my family many hours of fun.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The Organized Mom
 
How many times have you wished you could just have one extra hour to yourself, or to finish a project, or to spend playing with your children? What if I told you that you just might be able to find that extra hour? According to the National Association of Professional Organizers, women spend an average of 55 minutes a day looking for stuff.  55 minutes! That is time that is much, much better spent elsewhere. To reclaim that extra hour, among other just as worthy reasons, you need to get yourself organized. This book is full of tips that can help you do that, even if your hands are full with kids, a job, a spouse, and a plethora of other commitments. 
 
 
 

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 Crossing Montana
 
Booklist (starred review): "Stark and beautiful, this novel takes the classic YA identity quest story to new places....Torres's characters are drawn with spare realism, and Callie's scenes with her brother, hurt and angry, are heartbreaking. Callie's brave, desperate, present-tense narrative tells the truth and doesn't let you go."

Kirkus Reviews: "Absorbing and powerful."

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books: "This is a quietly told and believable tale with diverse elements...intermingling effectively. There's a musing fluidity to Callie's narration that will sweep readers up in its currents.
 
 
 
 
 

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November Ever After
 
Publishers Weekly: "The promising prose and credible characterizations make this writer one to watch."