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Maribeth Boelts

Maribeth Boelts is the author of many books for young readers, including "Happy Like Soccer," illustrated by Lauren Castillo, "Those Shoes" and "A Bike Like Sergio's," both illustrated by Noah Z. Jones. Boelts lives in Iowa.

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Kaia and the Bees
Children / Teens
Candlewick Press
March 2020
ISBN 9781536201055
40 pages
$16.99, NYP
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The author of Those Shoes and an award-winning illustrator team up for the story of a girl who tries to overcome her fear of bees to see how amazing they are. More/less

A Bike Like Sergio's
Children / Teens
Candlewick Press
September 2018
ISBN 9781536202953
$6.99, INSTOCK
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