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Rabbits by Meister, Cari, author.

Rabbits

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how to take care of a pet rabbit"--

Jul 22, 2015
Prefixes and suffixes by Murray, Kara, author.

Prefixes and suffixes

Introduces readers to common prefixes and suffixes, explaining what they are and how they are used, as well as offering advice to readers on using them.

Jul 22, 2015
Praying mantises by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Praying mantises

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how praying mantises defend themselves from predators and hunt other bugs for food. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 22, 2015
Jonathan Goforth by Goforth, Rosalind, 1864-1942.

Jonathan Goforth

After conversion to Christ as a young man, Jonathan Goforth eventually arrived in China with his wife Rosalind. They endured incredible hardships, including the loss of their first child to malaria. They fled for their lives from the Boxer Rebellion. Deeply inspired by a reading of Finney's Revival Lectures, Goforth set out with renewed determination and faith to spearhead a revival which rarely has been equaled in the history of modern missions. --From publisher's description.

Jul 22, 2015
Walkingsticks by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Walkingsticks

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how walkingstick insects hide from predators and find food. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 22, 2015
Cicadas by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Cicadas

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about the life cycle of cicadas. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 22, 2015
Essential Handbook - An Official Mojang Book by Milton, Stephanie/ Soares, Paul, Jr./ Maron, Jordan

Essential Handbook - An Official Mojang Book

Jul 22, 2015
Art installations by Wood, Alix, author.

Art installations

Jul 22, 2015
The greatest hockey records by Doeden, Matt.

The greatest hockey records

"Short stories and tables of statistics describe the history and greatest records of the National Hockey League"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 22, 2015
The ultimate book about me by Platt, Richard, author.

The ultimate book about me

Explores what makes a person a person, including their genes, body, brain, memory, emotions, gender, and ancestors.

Jul 23, 2015
The ultimate unofficial encyclopedia for Minecrafters - an A-Z book of tips and tricks the official guides don't teach you by Miller, Megan, author.

The ultimate unofficial encyclopedia for Minecrafters - an A-Z book of tips and tricks the official guides don't teach you

"From abandoned mineshafts to mini-games, mods, and zombie sieges, "The Ultimate Unofficial Encyclopedia for Minecrafters" reveals expert tricks of the trade for gamers."--Provided by publisher.

Jul 23, 2015
Small wonders - Jean-Henri Fabre & his world of insects by Smith, Matthew Clark, 1982- author.

Small wonders - Jean-Henri Fabre & his world of insects

"Meet Jean-Henri Fabre, one of the most important naturalists of all time, whose own life was as unusual as the lives of the creatures he studied"--Front jacket flap.

Jul 23, 2015
Judy Blume by Krull, Kathleen, author.

Judy Blume

"Judy Blume wrote her way through controversy and censorship to become a pioneer who helped make it okay for kids and teens to discuss their everyday concerns, including the kinds of things people don't always like to talk about. Now more than forty years into her career of writing frank and funny books, Judy still has the amazing ability to connect with young readers and adults"--

Jul 23, 2015
Minions - seek and find by King, Trey, author.

Minions - seek and find

Picture puzzles featuring the many Minions encourage readers to find such hidden items as a message in a bottle, a prehistoric turtle, a deck of playing cards, a juggling seal, and a freeze ray gun.

Jul 23, 2015
Choosing courage - inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero by Collier, Peter, author.

Choosing courage - inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero

"What turns an ordinary person into a hero? What happens in the blink of an eye on a battlefield (or in any dangerous situation) to bring out true courage? The men and women who have been recognized by the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation know the answers to these questions deep in their hearts"--Amazon.com.

Jul 23, 2015
Speak up! giving an oral presentation by McHugh, Jeff.

Speak up! giving an oral presentation

Offers tips and techniques for giving an oral presentation, from planning to practicing.

Jul 24, 2015
Sonia Sotomayor by Krull, Kathleen, author.

Sonia Sotomayor

"Sonia Sotomayor's path, from growing up in the projects to success in Ivy League universities to her rise in the legal profession is a true testament to the American dream. She broke the rules women were supposed to follow in her life and career, ultimately becoming the first Latino justice to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, and the third woman to serve the Court"--

Jul 24, 2015
Smokejumper by Mara, Wil.

Smokejumper

Jul 24, 2015
Skateboarding by Hamilton, John, 1959- author.

Skateboarding

Introduces the sport of skateboarding, including its history, the parts of a skateboard, safety gear, and different types of skateboarding, including street, downhill, and vert.

Jul 24, 2015
Sharks and other predators by Osborne, Mary Pope, author.

Sharks and other predators

"When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #53: 'Shadow of the Shark,' they had lots of questions. How many teeth do sharks have? What is their favorite food? What are some other top predators? How do they keep life in balance? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about sharks and other predators"--

Jul 24, 2015
The original cowgirl - the wild adventures of Lucille Mulhall by Lang, Heather, 1966- author.

The original cowgirl - the wild adventures of Lucille Mulhall

"A picture book biography of Lucille Mulhall, a Wild West performer in the early 1900s whose skills were as considerable as her male counterparts and who is often regarded as "the original cowgirl.""--

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Maine? by Wang, Andrea.

What's great about Maine?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in Maine, including the Coastal Maine Botanical Garden, Monhegan Island, and the Portland Observatory.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Iowa? by Marciniak, Kristin.

What's great about Iowa?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in Iowa, including the Iowa State Fair, Matchstick Marvels Tourist Center, and the Living History Farms in Urbandale.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Illinois? by Marciniak, Kristin.

What's great about Illinois?

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Connecticut? by Rissman, Rebecca.

What's great about Connecticut?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in Connecticut, including the Beardsley Zoo, Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum, and the Long Island Sound.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Arizona? by Hirsch, Rebecca E.

What's great about Arizona?

An introduction to the people and places of Arizona.

Jul 24, 2015
What was the Alamo? by Pollack, Pam.

What was the Alamo?

""Remember the Alamo!" is still a rallying cry more than 175 years after the siege in Texas, where a small band of men held off about two thousand soldiers of the Mexican Army for twelve days. The Alamo was a crucial turning point in the Texas Revolution, and led to the creation of the Republic of Texas. With 80 black-and-white illustrations throughout and a sixteen-page black-and-white photo insert, young readers will relive this famous moment in Texas history"--

Jul 24, 2015
What are rocks made of? by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author.

What are rocks made of?

"In this book, young readers learn abut the composition of rocks."--

Jul 24, 2015
Welcome, Bao Bao by Shaw, Gina.

Welcome, Bao Bao

Jul 24, 2015
Weird but true! - ripped from the headlines 2 - real-life stories you have to read to believe. by

Weird but true! - ripped from the headlines 2 - real-life stories you have to read to believe.

A treasury of bizarre-but-true stories from history includes accounts of such uncanny events as the Great Molasses Flood of 1919 in Boston and the world record set by an armless archer.

Jul 24, 2015
Weather. by

Weather.

What's the weather like today? Find out about all types of weather from sunny and windy days to thunderstorms.

Jul 24, 2015
Wasps by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Wasps

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about the different nests built by wasps. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 24, 2015
Vikingworld - the age of seafarers and sagas by MacLeod, Robert, author.

Vikingworld - the age of seafarers and sagas

Learn all about vikings.

Jul 24, 2015
Velociraptor by Riehecky, Janet, 1953-

Velociraptor

"Introduces young readers to Velociraptor, including physical characteristics, diet, habitat, and life cycle"--

Jul 24, 2015
Untamed - the wild life of Jane Goodall by Silvey, Anita, author.

Untamed - the wild life of Jane Goodall

"This biography for children trace's Goodall's life, but each chapter will also focus on two or more the chimpanzees that she observed, with information in sidebars about these particular animals. Along with biographical details, the book will explore the ethical issues that surround Goodall's work and show what has changed in our understanding of Great Apes. What do we know today about these animals in terms of language, speech, tool use, and DNA? How has sophisticated technology - GPS systems,

Jul 24, 2015
Tyrannosaurus rex by Wegwerth, A. L., author.

Tyrannosaurus rex

"Introduces young readers to Tyrannosaurus Rex, including physical characteristics, diet, habitat, life cycle, and the Cretaceous period"--

Jul 24, 2015
Triceratops by Riehecky, Janet, 1953- author.

Triceratops

"Introduces young readers to Triceratops, including physical characteristics, diet, habitat, and life cycle"--

Jul 24, 2015
Total tractor! by Roberts, Josephine, author.

Total tractor!

"Tractors--from the oldest steam engines to the latest monster machines"--

Jul 24, 2015
Surviving in wild waters by Mooney, Carla, 1970-

Surviving in wild waters

Provides survival tips for ocean emergencies, discusses different types of water survival situations, and shares the stories of survivors.

Jul 24, 2015
Surprising experiments with sound by Navarro, Paula, author.

Surprising experiments with sound

Presents 16 simple experiments that can be performed with common objects found around the house. The book uses rhythm, voice, water and more reveal what sound is and how it travels. Each experiment includes illustrated, step-by-step instructions and a simple scientific explanation of what is happening during the experiment. Full-color illustrations on each page.

Jul 24, 2015
Stingrays! - underwater fliers by Gerber, Carole, author.

Stingrays! - underwater fliers

"Did you know that stingrays are cousins of sharks? This Step 3 Step into Reading Science Reader is full of exciting photographs, illustrations, and facts about these magnificent sea creatures"--

Jul 24, 2015
Stegosaurus by Wegwerth, A. L., author.

Stegosaurus

"Introduces young readers to Stegosaurus, including physical characteristics, diet, habitat, life cycle, and the Jurassic period"--

Jul 24, 2015
Stand tall! - a book about integrity by Meiners, Cheri J., 1957-

Stand tall! - a book about integrity

Counsels children about the value of integrity, providing themed activity suggestions while explaining how to discern right from wrong, make positive decisions, keep promises, and stay true to oneself.

Jul 24, 2015
Splish, splash, zooborns! by Bleiman, Andrew, author.

Splish, splash, zooborns!

Presents photographs and information about baby zoo animals, from hippos and elephants to dolphins and seals, who manage the summer heat by splashing in the cool water.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Mississippi? by Yasuda, Anita.

What's great about Mississippi?

"What's so great about Mississippi? Find out the top ten sites to see or things to do in the Magnolia State"--

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Rhode Island? by Felix, Rebecca, 1984- author.

What's great about Rhode Island?

"What's so great about Rhode Island? Readers will build skills to identify and summarize the top ten sites to see or things to do in the Ocean State. We'll explore Rhode Island's breathtaking beaches, exciting parks, historic landmarks, and fascinating history. The Rhode Island by Map feature helps students locate all the places covered in the book. A special section provides key state details such as the state motto, capital, population, animals, foods, and more. Take a fun-filled tour of all t

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Puerto Rico? by Yasuda, Anita.

What's great about Puerto Rico?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in Puerto Rico, including the Caguana Indigenous Ceremonial Park, La Guancha Boardwalk, and Mosquito Bay.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Oregon? by Felix, Rebecca, 1984-

What's great about Oregon?

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Oklahoma? by Dillard, Sheri.

What's great about Oklahoma?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in Oklahoma, including the Red Earth Native American Cultural Festival, the Blue Whale, and the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about South Dakota? by Meinking, Mary.

What's great about South Dakota?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in South Dakota, including Mount Rushmore, Jewel Cave National Monument, and Broken Boot Gold Mine.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about South Carolina? by Felix, Rebecca, 1984-

What's great about South Carolina?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in South Carolina, including Fort Sumter, Congaree National Park, and Hollywild Animal Park.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about New Hampshire? by Rissman, Rebecca.

What's great about New Hampshire?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in New Hampshire, including the Keene Pumpkin Festival, Mount Washington, and the Poore Family Homestead Historic Farm Museum.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Nebraska? by Bailer, Darice.

What's great about Nebraska?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in Nebraska, including the Strategic Air and Space Museum, Omaha's Henry Doorly zoo and aquarium, and Fort Robinson State Park.

Jul 24, 2015
When on Earth? - history as you've never seen it before. by

When on Earth? - history as you've never seen it before.

Incredible maps show where history was made. Much more than an atlas or a history book, When on Earth? charts global historical events through stunning world maps. A truly visual guide to discovering when, where, and why things happened, When on Earth? presents history as a series of stunning, specially commissioned historical maps of the world. Each of these maps charts a key global event, such as the migration of the earliest humans, the spread of the Black Death, or the European, African, and

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Washington? by Meinking, Mary.

What's great about Washington?

Find out the top ten sites to see or things to do in the Evergreen State! We'll explore Washington's scenic coasts, lush parks, iconic landmarks, and rich history. The Washington by Map feature shows where you'll find all the places covered in the book. A special section provides quick state facts such as the state motto, capital, population, animals, foods, and more. Take a fun-filled tour of all there is to discover in Washington.

Jul 24, 2015
What's great about Utah? by Felix, Rebecca, 1984-

What's great about Utah?

Jul 24, 2015
Shailene Woodley by Sjonger, Rebecca.

Shailene Woodley

Jul 24, 2015
Sacajawea by Krull, Kathleen, author.

Sacajawea

"Sacajawea was only sixteen when she made one of the most remarkable journeys in American history. She traveled over four thousand miles by foot, canoe, and horse-all while carrying a baby on her back! Without her, the Lewis and Clark expedition might have failed. Two hundred years later, we still can see how her unique journey demonstrated the strength and value of women"--

Jul 24, 2015
Queen of the diamond - the Lizzie Murphy story by McCully, Emily Arnold, author, illustrator.

Queen of the diamond - the Lizzie Murphy story

"A picture book biography about Lizzie Murphy, the first woman to play in a major league exhibition game and the first person to play on both the New England and American leagues' all-star teams"--

Jul 24, 2015
Pinstripe pride - the inside story of the New York Yankees by Appel, Martin.

Pinstripe pride - the inside story of the New York Yankees

"Get the complete story of the Yankees, from Babe Ruth to Derek Jeter--with twenty-seven World Championships in between--in this middle grade adaptation of "Pinstripe Empire," a celebrated adult nonfiction tome from author and former Yankees PR director ..."--

Jul 24, 2015
Pulling back the curtain on magic by Higginson, Sheila Sweeny, 1966- author.

Pulling back the curtain on magic

"Did you know that every time a magician uses sleight of hand, he is secretly tracking your eye movements at the same time? How does a magician make a dove appear out of thin air? Amaze your friends with the secrets you learn in this fun, fact-filled Level 3 Ready-to-Read!"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 24, 2015
Prehistoric predators by Switek, Brian, author.

Prehistoric predators

Jul 24, 2015
The popcorn astronauts - and other biteable rhymes by Ruddell, Deborah, author.

The popcorn astronauts - and other biteable rhymes

"Take a bite out of the calendar with this ... collection of ... seasonal poems, each one an ode to a favorite food"--Amazon.com.

Jul 24, 2015
A year on the farm by Unstead, Sue, 1951- author.

A year on the farm

Follows the busy lives of Mr. and Mrs. Farmer on their farm throughout the seasons of the year, including turning over the soil in winter, caring for the baby animals born in spring, watering crops in the summer, and apples and wheat in fall.

Jul 24, 2015
Zebra sharks by Barnes, Nico, author.

Zebra sharks

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and environment of zebra sharks.

Jul 24, 2015
You'll love puggles by Edison, Erin, author.

You'll love puggles

Simple text and full-color photographs describe the characteristics and care of a puggle, a cross between a pug and a beagle.

Jul 24, 2015
100 Pablo Picassos by Lemay, Violet, artist.

100 Pablo Picassos

Pablo Picasso is one of the most celebrated artists in the world, and this amusing book shows his life in a remarkably original way. By featuring 100 Pablo Picassos throughout the book, young readers will explore the artist life from his childhood, to his major contributions to modern art, and from his love for pets to his endless curiosity about life. The book also invites readers to count the Picassos all the way to a 100, adding an entertaining element to discover the life and work of the gre

Jul 24, 2015
Eruption! - the story of volcanoes by Ganeri, Anita, 1961- author.

Eruption! - the story of volcanoes

Provides a basic introduction to volcanoes, explaining how they form and how volcanic eruptions occur, and describing the effect of different kinds of eruptions on people and the environment.

Jul 24, 2015
Dolley Madison by Krull, Kathleen, author.

Dolley Madison

"Dolley Madison had a strong will and unique personality that made her one of the most memorable First Ladies. From hosting parties for Washington D.C.'s social and political elite to saving a portrait of George Washington before the British burned down the White House in the War of 1812, Dolley did it all!"--

Jul 24, 2015
Disney Pixar Inside out - the essential guide by Bynghall, Steve, author.

Disney Pixar Inside out - the essential guide

Describes the settings, characters, and plot of the animated film about a young girl, Riley Anderson, whose five key emotions--Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear, and Disgust--try to lead the girl through her life.

Jul 24, 2015
Dirtmeister's nitty gritty planet Earth - all about rocks, minerals, fossils, earthquakes, volcanoes, and even dirt! by Tomecek, Steve, author.

Dirtmeister's nitty gritty planet Earth - all about rocks, minerals, fossils, earthquakes, volcanoes, and even dirt!

"Come and explore the world under your feet with the Dirtmeister and friends! Part graphic novel, part fun guidebook, this very cool, rocky journey introduces both eager and reluctant readers to the basic geologic processes that shape our Earth. Clear and concise explanations of the various geologic processes reveal the comprehensive science behind each fascinating topic. Fun facts and simple DIY experiments reinforce the concepts while short biographies of important scientists inspire future ge

Jul 24, 2015
Climate change - discover how it impacts spaceship earth by Sneideman, Joshua, author.

Climate change - discover how it impacts spaceship earth

In Climate Change: Discover How It Impacts Spaceship Earth, young readers examine real studies concerning planetary science, Arctic ice bubbles, and migratory patterns. Kids explore the history of human impact from the Industrial Revolution to our modern-day technology, as well as the innovations underway around the world to address global climate change.

Jul 24, 2015
Calm girl - yoga for stress relief by Rissman, Rebecca.

Calm girl - yoga for stress relief

"Presents various yoga poses and breathing techniques designed to promote stress relief and a calm state of mind"--

Jul 24, 2015
Beauty and the beast by

Beauty and the beast

Retelling of the classic fairy tale about a girl whose great capacity to love releases a prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.

Jul 24, 2015
Battle heroes - voices from Afghanistan by Zullo, Allan, author.

Battle heroes - voices from Afghanistan

Ten stories of American heroes who have risked their lives for their country while fighting in the Afghan War.

Jul 24, 2015
Backyard chickens by Reed, Avery, author.

Backyard chickens

Describes how to raise chickens in an urban environment, and provides such information as the different varieties of chickens, how to raise chicks into adults, and why it is important to keep chickens safe and healthy.

Jul 24, 2015
Apatosaurus by Lee, Sally, 1943- author.

Apatosaurus

"Introduces young readers to Apatosaurus, including physical characteristics, habitat, behavior, diet, and fossil discovery"--

Jul 24, 2015
The Amazon by Jackson, Tom, 1953- author.

The Amazon

Introduces the Amazon River and the rain forest that surrounds it, describing their physical characteristics and the plants and animals that live there, and discusses its people, their history, economic and social conditions, and other details.

Jul 24, 2015
Allosaurus by Lee, Sally, 1943- author.

Allosaurus

"Introduces young readers to Allosaurus, including physical characteristics, habitat, behavior, diet, and fossil discovery"--

Jul 24, 2015
Aladdin - a story from Arabian nights by

Aladdin - a story from Arabian nights

"A sudden flash of blue light forced Aladdin to cover his face with his hands. When the young man finally lowered his hands, he was shocked by what appeared before him. It was a huge genie, hovering in midair!"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 24, 2015
The explosive story of fireworks! by Einhorn, Kama, 1969- author.

The explosive story of fireworks!

"In this book readers will learn all about how fireworks were invented in China over 2,000 years ago, how Queen Elizabeth I created a special honor for the person who created the best fireworks, and much more!"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 24, 2015
Explore poetry! by Diehn, Andi, author.

Explore poetry!

Introduces the many different forms of poetry while delving into a variety of literary techniques such as personification, metaphor, and alliteration, and includes creative writing exercises designed to reinforce language arts skills.

Jul 24, 2015
Fly Guy presents - insects by Arnold, Tedd, author.

Fly Guy presents - insects

Fly Guy is buzzing around outside today learning about insects.

Jul 24, 2015
Fort Sumter by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author.

Fort Sumter

"When the Civil War began, Fort Sumter was an unfinished building in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina. Over the next three years, this fort would become one of the most important symbols of the Civil War. Now open to the public as a national monument, visitors arrive at the fort by boat from Charleston. Walk over several acres and see many Civil War guns and cannonballs. National Park Service rangers are also on the island to give talks and demonstrations to bring the Civil War and othe

Jul 24, 2015
Goldilocks and the three bears by Alperin, Mara, author.

Goldilocks and the three bears

"When Goldilock sneaks into the three bears' cottage, it seems there's no one home. But the bears soon return from their walk ... Will they catch that naughty little girl?"--p. [4] of cover.

Jul 24, 2015
Get into art. Telling stories by Brooks, Susie.

Get into art. Telling stories

Showcases works of art that tell stories, from the Bayeaux Tapestry to Edward Hopper's "Automat" to Henri Matisse's portrait of Icarus, and provides instructions for creating art projects inspired by these pieces.

Jul 24, 2015
Guts & glory - the Vikings by Thompson, Ben, 1980-

Guts & glory - the Vikings

"Ferocious raids, heroic battles, larger-than-life leaders, and courageous explorers that changed the course of human history. From battle-axe-wielding tribes plundering the greatest cities of Europe to powerful kings and queens ruling their dominions with iron fists, the Vikings were some of the most feared and fearless figures in European history. Find the bravest heroes, the most menacing villains, and unbelievably awesome facts and myths inside this action-packed overview that will amaze kid

Jul 24, 2015
How to babysit a leopard - and other true stories from our travels across six continents by Lewin, Ted.

How to babysit a leopard - and other true stories from our travels across six continents

"A first person account of two acclaimed author's and illustrator's travels throughout the world"--

Jul 24, 2015
How Jelly Roll Morton invented jazz by Winter, Jonah, 1962- author.

How Jelly Roll Morton invented jazz

"In this unusual ... picture book that riffs on the language and rhythms of old New Orleans, ... picture book biographer Jonah Winter ... turns his focus to one of America's early jazz heroes"--Amazon.com.

Jul 24, 2015
Hurricane watch by Stewart, Melissa, author.

Hurricane watch

"Winds whip. Waves crash. Rain pours down. A superstorm moves across the ocean and gets closer and closer to land. Hurricane watch! Read and find out how hurricanes form, how scientists track the storms, and what you can do to keep yourself safe if one strikes. With colorful illustrations from Taia Morley and engaging text from Melissa Stewart, Hurricane Watch is a look into a powerful natural disaster."--Provided by publisher.

Jul 24, 2015
Iguanodon by Lee, Sally, 1943- author.

Iguanodon

"Introduces young readers to Iguanodon, including physical characteristics, habitat, diet, behavior, and fossil discovery"--

Jul 24, 2015
Learning to sew by Petelinsek, Kathleen, author.

Learning to sew

"Complete a variety of fun sewing projects"--

Jul 24, 2015
Nudibranch by Gray, Susan Heinrichs, author.

Nudibranch

"Discover facts about nudibranchs, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these ocean creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text"--

Jul 24, 2015
Moths by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Moths

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about the physical features of moths and briefly describes their life cycle. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 24, 2015
Mosquitoes by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Mosquitoes

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how mosquitoes find food and briefly describes their life cycle. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 24, 2015
More web design with HTML5 by Van Lent, Colleen, author.

More web design with HTML5

"Learn intermediate HTML5 skills with these interesting activities. With this companion to Web Design with HTML5, makers can take their computer skills to the next level. Photos, sidebars, and callouts help readers draw connections between new concepts in this book and other makers-related concepts they may already know. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words."--Provided by publisher.

Jul 24, 2015
Migration nation - animals on the go from coast to coast by O'Sullivan, Joanne, author.

Migration nation - animals on the go from coast to coast

An introduction to the migration patterns of nine very different types of animals, from gray whales and sandhill cranes to polar bears and monarch butterflies, discusses their life cycles and how to spot them.

Jul 24, 2015
Megalosaurus by Lee, Sally, 1943- author.

Megalosaurus

"Introduces young readers to Megalosaurus, including physical characteristics, habitat, diet, behavior, and fossil discovery"--

Jul 24, 2015
Little kids first big book of who by Esbaum, Jill.

Little kids first big book of who

"Read amazing stories about Martin Luther King, Jr., Amelia Earhart, Mohandas Gandhi, and many other fascinating and inspiring people from all over the world. These colorful and kid-friendly pages introduce younger readers to more than 50 people and their interesting lives"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 24, 2015
Handy health guide to sore throats by Silverstein, Alvin.

Handy health guide to sore throats

"An overview of what causes sore throats and other illnesses such as tonsillitis and strep throat"--

Jul 25, 2015
Explore honey bees! by Blobaum, Cindy, 1966- author.

Explore honey bees!

Jul 25, 2015
Emu by Saxby, Claire, author.

Emu

An emu father in Australia's eucalyptus forest watches over his growing hatchlings as they outmaneuver regional dangers, in this illustrated introduction to the emu life cycle.

Jul 25, 2015
Red Cloud's War - Brave Eagle's account of the Fetterman Fight - December 21, 1866 by Goble, Paul.

Red Cloud's War - Brave Eagle's account of the Fetterman Fight - December 21, 1866

Describes the defeat of the Civil War veteran Captain Fetterman against the Lakota chief Red Cloud in 1866 and the peace truce which gave the Lakota Indians control over the Bozeman Trail in Wyoming, as told through the eyes of a fictional character, Brave Eagle.

Jul 25, 2015
Patterns in the jungle by Markovics, Joyce L., author.

Patterns in the jungle

"In this book, young readers will learn about patterns using jungle landscape as a guide."--

Jul 25, 2015
A kid's guide to keeping chickens by Caughey, Melissa, author.

A kid's guide to keeping chickens

Chickens make wonderful pets, and Melissa Caughey (author of the award-winning blog Tilly's Nest) provides all the information kids need to raise healthy chickens and have tons of fun doing it! Caughey shares her advice in an engaging way so that kids understand what it means to keep chickens and what kind of housing, food, equipment, and care the chickens will need to thrive. She also suggests lots of creative activities sure to spark enthusiasm and imagination, such as speaking chicken, creati

Jul 25, 2015
The house that Jane built - a story about Jane Addams by Stone, Tanya Lee.

The house that Jane built - a story about Jane Addams

Jul 25, 2015
U.S. Women's Team - soccer champions! by Illugi Jökulsson.

U.S. Women's Team - soccer champions!

Learn all about the U.S. Womens National Team, the winner of the first ever Womens World Cup, which made soccer superstars of Mia Hamm and Brandi Chastain.

Jul 25, 2015
Superstars of history - the good, the bad, and the brainy by Grant, R. G., author.

Superstars of history - the good, the bad, and the brainy

History doesn't just happen! It is made by real-life superstars. Read about the good deeds of Abraham Lincoln, Gandhi, and Nelson Mandela, the evildoings of Genghis Khan, Hitler, and Stalin, and the superbrainy thinking of Archimedes, Marie Curie, and Einstein.

Jul 25, 2015
Major League Baseball by Rausch, David.

Major League Baseball

"Engaging images accompany information about Major League Baseball. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 2 through 7"--

Jul 25, 2015
Remember my name - my story, from first pitch to game changer by Davis, Mo'Ne, author.

Remember my name - my story, from first pitch to game changer

Mo'ne's story is one of determination, hard work, and an incredible fastball. Mo'ne is a multisport athlete who also plays basketball and soccer and is an honor-roll student at her school in Philadelphia.

Jul 25, 2015
Wood frogs by Markovics, Joyce L., author.

Wood frogs

"In this book, young readers learn about wood frogs and their hibernation patterns"--

Jul 25, 2015
Knight by Gravett, Christopher, 1951- author.

Knight

Here is an inside look at the history of medieval knights and their armor, jousting, heraldry, and crusades. The life of the knight is considered from battles and banquets to sieges and chivalry.

Jul 25, 2015
Scarlett the cat to the rescue - fire hero by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Scarlett the cat to the rescue - fire hero

"Simple text and full-color illustrations describe the true story of Scarlett, the stray cat that famously saved her kittens from a Brooklyn garage fire"--

Jul 25, 2015
Neymar - the new Pelé by Illugi Jökulsson, author.

Neymar - the new Pelé

"This book tells the story of Neymar da Silva Santos Junior, one of the great players of the game, from his childhood days in Brazil to his signing by the legendary Spanish soccer club Barcelona for a record amount of money. One of the biggest names at the 2014 World Cup, Neymar, playing for Brazil, sustained a serious injury but healed quickly and is now back on the field, winning games for Barcelona. The book also traces the history of the Brazilian national team, the most successful organizat

Jul 25, 2015
Children's book of philosophy - an introduction to the world's great thinkers and their big ideas by Tomley, Sarah, author.

Children's book of philosophy - an introduction to the world's great thinkers and their big ideas

Explores philosophy and notable philosophers, discussing "thought experiments," and how to explain a complex idea through a story.

Jul 25, 2015
Children's encyclopedia of American history by King, David C, author.

Children's encyclopedia of American history

Full-color maps, photographs, and paintings illustrate a comprehensive reference guide to American history.

Jul 25, 2015
Are you what you eat? - a guide to what's on your plate and why! by

Are you what you eat? - a guide to what's on your plate and why!

Explains why your body is an amazingly complex machine and what foods you should eat to fuel it. If you've felt sleepy during school or wondered what a superfood is, this explains which foods and food groups boost your energy and keep you healthy. Take the quizzes, read the facts and answer the questions to find out which foods keep your brain in top gear. You can understand why healthy eating is so important and the positive impact it has on every aspect of your life. Packed with information on

Jul 25, 2015
Ancient Rome by James, Simon, 1957- author.

Ancient Rome

A photo essay documents ancient Rome and the people who lived there as revealed through the many artifacts they left behind, including shields, swords, tools, toys, cosmetics, and jewelry.

Jul 25, 2015
Diving dolphin by Wallace, Karen, author.

Diving dolphin

Presents the life of a young dolphin as he interacts with other dolphins, leaps and flips out of the water, hunts for fish to eat, and hides from killer whales.

Jul 25, 2015
Combat Handbook - An Official Mojang Book by Milton, Stephanie

Combat Handbook - An Official Mojang Book

Jul 27, 2015
Construction Handbook - An Official Mojang Book by Needler, Matthew/ Southam, Phil

Construction Handbook - An Official Mojang Book

Jul 27, 2015
Redstone Handbook - An Official Mojang Book by Farwell, Nick

Redstone Handbook - An Official Mojang Book

Jul 27, 2015
One Direction by Morreale, Marie.

One Direction

Together, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, and Liam Payne are One Direction, the British pop group. Readers will discover how each of the five starting singing, how the group got together and kicked off its music career, and why millions of fans around the world can't get enough of One Direction.

Jul 28, 2015
Nelson Mandela - South African president and civil rights activist by Woll, Kris.

Nelson Mandela - South African president and civil rights activist

"Learn who Nelson Mandela was and how he made a difference in the lives of the people of South Africa and around the world."--Publisher's website.

Jul 28, 2015
My tail is long and striped by Markovics, Joyce L.

My tail is long and striped

Invites readers to guess the animal being described based on clues about its features, which include a striped tail, yellow eyes, and fuzzy ears.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Pennsylvania? by Marciniak, Kristin.

What's great about Pennsylvania?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Lancaster County and Gettysburg to the Pocono Mountains and Valley Forge.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about North Dakota? by Bailer, Darice, author.

What's great about North Dakota?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center and Fort Union Trading Post to Theodore Roosevelt National Park and Killdeer Mountain Roundup Rodeo.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Florida? by Meinking, Mary.

What's great about Florida?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the theme parks in Orlando and Daytona International Speedway to Kennedy Space Center and Everglades National Park. --Publisher's description.

Jul 28, 2015
Skylanders Trap Team - Master Eon's official guide. by

Skylanders Trap Team - Master Eon's official guide.

"Trap Team is the fourth game in the Skylanders franchise, and this official guide is the definitive source for all the new realms and characters. This 176-page book will help young Portal Masters navigate all the new and exciting adventures in Skylanders Trap Team. Also includes a fold-out full-color poster" --

Jul 28, 2015
Smallpox by Andrews, Lawrence, 1955-

Smallpox

Traces the history of smallpox, discussing its origin, how it travels, treatment, and scientific work to eliminate the disease.

Jul 28, 2015
Similes and metaphors by Murray, Kara, author.

Similes and metaphors

Introduces readers to similes and metaphors, explaining what they are and how they are used, as well as offering advice to readers on using them.

Jul 28, 2015
Shark wars by Woodward, John, 1954- author.

Shark wars

Examines the deadliest underwater creatures; describes their attacks and defenses; and suggests which one is more likely to win if they fought each other.

Jul 28, 2015
Seeing is believing by Moore, Gareth, 1975-

Seeing is believing

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind zombies by Collins, Terry (Terry Lee), author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind zombies

"The popular Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang teach kids all about zombies"--

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind werewolves by Weakland, Mark, author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind werewolves

"The popular Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang teach kids all about werewolves"--

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind sea monsters by Collins, Terry (Terry Lee), author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind sea monsters

"The popular Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang teach kids all about sea monsters"--

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind ghosts by Collins, Terry (Terry Lee), author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind ghosts

"The popular Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang teach kids all about ghosts"--

Jul 28, 2015
The plague by Andrews, Lawrence, 1955- author.

The plague

Traces the history of the plague, discussing its origin, how it travels, treatment, and scientific work to eliminate the disease.

Jul 28, 2015
Paul Gauguin by Wood, Alix.

Paul Gauguin

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Paul Gauguin, describing his painting style and lasting influence.

Jul 28, 2015
Parts of speech by Murray, Kara, author.

Parts of speech

Introduces readers to the eight basic parts of speech, explaining what they are and how they are used, as well as offering advice to readers on using them.

Jul 28, 2015
Origami on the move by Ard, Catherine, author.

Origami on the move

Shares instructions on creating origami vehicles, including a car, truck, and canoe.

Jul 28, 2015
Origami bugs by Ard, Catherine, author.

Origami bugs

Provides detailed directions for folding five paper insects, including a bumblebee, beetle, and butterfly.

Jul 28, 2015
North and South America by Harris, Tim (EDT)

North and South America

"Describes various animals in North and South America that are endangered and at risk of becoming extinct. Data Sheet sidebars and maps accompany the text."--

Jul 28, 2015
Why are there stripes on the American flag? by Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman), 1975- author.

Why are there stripes on the American flag?

Do you know why the US flag has stars and stripes on it? What does the flag stand for, and why do we say the Pledge of Allegiance? Join Mr. Gomez's class as they study the flag to find out! They'll learn when the first American flag was made, what the Pledge of Allegiance means, and why we still honor the flag today.

Jul 28, 2015
Today's 12 hottest NBA superstars by Robinson, Tom, 1964- author.

Today's 12 hottest NBA superstars

Jul 28, 2015
Smart spending by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

Smart spending

Describes how to spend money wisely, from finding good deals and asking about warranties to setting a budget and the basics of credit.

Jul 28, 2015
Skylanders Trap Team by Schmidt, Ken, author.

Skylanders Trap Team

"Kaos has blown up the walls of the feared Cloudcracker Prison, freeing the most notorious villains in Skylands. Learn everything you need to know about the all new Trap Masters"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 28, 2015
The singer in the stream - a story of American dippers by Hocker, Katherine M., author, illustrator.

The singer in the stream - a story of American dippers

"American dippers are small gray birds that live their whole lives near (and in!) fast-moving mountain streams. John Muir called them "water ouzels"and this lively book showcases the fascinating qualities he loved in them. Readers will discover what these charming little birds eat, how they find their food, where they nest, what their chicks are like, where they go in winter, and much more. A section at the end provides a wealth of additional information making this book a fantastic resource for

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Tennessee? by Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny, 1972- author.

What's great about Tennessee?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Bell Witch Cave and Dollywood to the Tennessee Aquarium and Lookout Mountain.

Jul 28, 2015
What Is inside the Lincoln Memorial? by Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman), 1975- author.

What Is inside the Lincoln Memorial?

Look at that giant statue! What did this person do to earn his own monument in Washington, DC? Join Mr. Williams's class on a field trip to the Lincoln Memorial to find out. Ranger May gives the students a tour, tells them about the Civil War, and talks about how President Abraham Lincoln's ideas still matter to all of us.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Colorado? by Meinking, Mary.

What's great about Colorado?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Pikes Peak and the Durango and Silverton Railroad to Mesa Verde and the Dinosaur Journey Museum.

Jul 28, 2015
Walkingsticks by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Walkingsticks

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how walkingstick insects hide from predators and find food. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 28, 2015
A trip through the body by Blake, Laurie, author.

A trip through the body

Combines engaging text and vibrant images in an introduction to the inner workings of the human body.

Jul 28, 2015
Trapped! - a whale's rescue by Burleigh, Robert, author.

Trapped! - a whale's rescue

In the icy waters of the Pacific, a massive humpback whale unexpectedly finds herself tangled in a net abandoned by fishermen. When a rescue boat and a convoy of divers arrive to help the struggling humpback, a realistic and moving encounter bridges the human and aquatic worlds.

Jul 28, 2015
Terrible typhoid Mary - the most harmless and yet most dangerous woman in America - a true story of the deadliest cook in America by Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.

Terrible typhoid Mary - the most harmless and yet most dangerous woman in America - a true story of the deadliest cook in America

Jul 28, 2015
Taylor Swift - country music's American sweetheart by Heatley, Michael, author.

Taylor Swift - country music's American sweetheart

Chronicles the life, work, and popularity of the American country and pop singer known for her versatile performances and such songs as "Shake it off."

Jul 28, 2015
Tanks by Morey, Allan.

Tanks

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers explains the parts of tanks that help keep the crew safe when they go into battle"--

Jul 28, 2015
Surviving animal attacks by Newman, Patricia, 1958-

Surviving animal attacks

Wild animals are often cute. But even the most adorable creatures can sometimes snap and bite your face off. Sharks and grizzly bears certainly have the power to rip people limb-from-limb. But animals such as chimpanzees or even pet dogs can also cause a lot of bodily harm. See how these people survived some much-too-close encounters. --Publishers description from Amazon.com

Jul 28, 2015
Rabbits by Meister, Cari, author.

Rabbits

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how to take care of a pet rabbit"--

Jul 28, 2015
SWAT team member by Perish, Patrick.

SWAT team member

"Engaging images accompany information about SWAT team members. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Jul 28, 2015
Spider by Bodden, Valerie, author.

Spider

Jul 28, 2015
Social media - like it or leave it by Rowell, Rebecca.

Social media - like it or leave it

"Social media is everywhere in society today. It can be a great tool for communication but it is easily abused. Should you craft a careful social media presence? Or is it better to just stay away?"--

Jul 28, 2015
Scottish fold cats by Dash, Meredith, author.

Scottish fold cats

Scottish Fold Cats is a super introduction to one of your favorite, fluffy felines. Complete with a More Facts section and bolded glossary terms.

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind vampires by Weakland, Mark, author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind vampires

Scooby-Doo and the gang have seen their fair share of monsters, but Shaggy still has lots of questions. Have you ever wondered how people become vampires, where vampires hang out, or how to protect yourself from vampires? Scooby and the gang have all the answers! Take a look, and learn the truth behind vampires. from cover.

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind mummies by Weakland, Mark, author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind mummies

"The popular Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang teach kids all about mummies"--

Jul 28, 2015
School buses by Morey, Allan.

School buses

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers explains the things on a school bus that help keep students safe as they travel to and from school"--

Jul 28, 2015
Saturn could sail - and other fun facts by DiSiena, Laura Lyn, author.

Saturn could sail - and other fun facts

"A book of fun facts about planets, stars, space ships, and more!"--

Jul 28, 2015
Red pandas by Marsh, Laura F., author.

Red pandas

Provides information about red pandas, including their diet, life cycle, physical characteristics, behaviors, and habitat.

Jul 28, 2015
Pugs by Barnes, Nico.

Pugs

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of pugs.

Jul 28, 2015
Out of the woods - a true story of an unforgettable event by Bond, Rebecca, 1972-

Out of the woods - a true story of an unforgettable event

Jul 28, 2015
Out of sight till tonight! - all about nocturnal animals by Rabe, Tish, author.

Out of sight till tonight! - all about nocturnal animals

"The Cat in the Hat takes Sally and Nick to visit with nocturnal animals and to explore their special adaptations for living in the dark."--

Jul 28, 2015
Vampire bats - nighttime flying mammals by Hirsch, Rebecca E., author.

Vampire bats - nighttime flying mammals

"This book covers information (life cycle, appearance, habitat) about the vampire bat. Each chapter discusses an aspect of the vampire bat's life, comparing the bat to a similar mammal and to a very different mammal."--

Jul 28, 2015
Tree frogs by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Tree frogs

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells the story of a tree frog's life in the rain forest"--

Jul 28, 2015
Wild adventures / Look, Make, Explore - in Nature's Playground by Manning, Mick, author, illustrator.

Wild adventures / Look, Make, Explore - in Nature's Playground

A treasury of outdoor activities for children and their families is designed to foster awareness of the natural world and includes such activities as wildlife spotting, stargazing, and making plaster-cast animal tracks.

Jul 28, 2015
Rembrandt van Rijn by Wood, Alix.

Rembrandt van Rijn

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Rembrandt, describing his painting style and lasting influence.

Jul 28, 2015
Racehorses by Turnbull, Stephanie, author.

Racehorses

Discusses various types of racing horses, styles of riding, events, dress and grooming, and equipment.

Jul 28, 2015
Python for Kids for Dummies by Scott, Brendan

Python for Kids for Dummies

Jul 28, 2015
What happens when I cry? by Landolfi, Libby.

What happens when I cry?

In this volume, readers learn the different reasons why we cry--whether it's dirt in the air or a really strong emotion. They also learn about the parts of the body that make crying possible.

Jul 28, 2015
What does the principal do? by Kidde, Rita.

What does the principal do?

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Virginia? by Kallio, Jamie.

What's great about Virginia?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the Jamestown settlement and Busch Gardens to Colonial Williamsburg and Mount Vernon.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Texas? by Lanser, Amanda.

What's great about Texas?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the Houston Space Center and Austin to the Alamo and the state fair. --Publisher's description.

Jul 28, 2015
One Direction - a year with us by Delmege, Sarah, author.

One Direction - a year with us

Worldwide sensation One Direction is back to share all their secrets, dreams and stories from the past year with the fans they love.

Jul 28, 2015
Timber rattlesnakes by Clark Sawyer, J., author.

Timber rattlesnakes

"In this book, young readers will learn about timber rattlesnakes and their winter behaviors."--

Jul 28, 2015
Today's 12 hottest movie superstars by Furstinger, Nancy.

Today's 12 hottest movie superstars

Jul 28, 2015
Today's 12 hottest music superstars by Tometich, Annabelle, 1980-

Today's 12 hottest music superstars

Jul 28, 2015
What fish? a buyer's guide to tropical fish - essential advice from a team of experts by Fletcher, Nick, 1949-

What fish? a buyer's guide to tropical fish - essential advice from a team of experts

Jul 28, 2015
Polio by Grayson-Jones, Timothy.

Polio

Traces the history of polio, discussing its origin, how it travels, treatment, and scientific work to eliminate the disease.

Jul 28, 2015
Today's 12 hottest NFL superstars by Robinson, Tom, 1964- author.

Today's 12 hottest NFL superstars

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Wisconsin? by Wittekind, Erika, 1980- author.

What's great about Wisconsin?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Wisconsin Dells and the Ice Age Trail to the Circus World Museum and the Cave of the Mounds.

Jul 28, 2015
Your circulatory system works! by Brett, Flora, author.

Your circulatory system works!

"Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their circulatory system."--

Jul 28, 2015
When crabs cross the sand - the Christmas Island crab migration by Katz Cooper, Sharon, author.

When crabs cross the sand - the Christmas Island crab migration

"Follows a single Christmas Island crab on its annual migration journey"--

Jul 28, 2015
Zombies! - evacuate the school by Holbrook, Sara.

Zombies! - evacuate the school

Collection of 41 poems about familiar school experiences. Includes poetry facts, definitions, and challenges to get young poets writing. Some poems previously published.

Jul 28, 2015
Your skeletal system works! by Brett, Flora, author.

Your skeletal system works!

"Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their skeletal system"--

Jul 28, 2015
Your respiratory system works! by Brett, Flora, author.

Your respiratory system works!

"Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their respiratory system"--

Jul 28, 2015
Your nervous system works! by Brett, Flora, author.

Your nervous system works!

"Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their nervous system"--

Jul 28, 2015
Your digestive system works! by Brett, Flora, author.

Your digestive system works!

"Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their digestive system"--

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about New Mexico? by Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny, 1972-

What's great about New Mexico?

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Montana? by Bailer, Darice.

What's great about Montana?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the Little Bighorn battlefield and Glacier National Park to the Grant-Kohrs Ranch and the World Museum of Mining.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Minnesota? by Higgins, Nadia, author.

What's great about Minnesota?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the largest ball of twine and the Mall of America to Jeffers Petroglyphs historic site and the Raptor Center.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Massachusetts? by Lanser, Amanda.

What's great about Massachusetts?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Cape Cod and Boston to the Mohawk Trail and Fenway Park. --Publisher's description.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Georgia? by Wang, Andrea.

What's great about Georgia?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Okefenokee Swamp and Atlanta to Stone Mountain Park and Centennial Olympic Park.

Jul 28, 2015
Trainman - gaining acceptance ... and friends ... through special interests by Kavan, Stefan.

Trainman - gaining acceptance ... and friends ... through special interests

Jul 28, 2015
Today's 12 hottest TV superstars by Tometich, Annabelle, 1980-

Today's 12 hottest TV superstars

Profiles twelve of the most popular television personalities of today, including Ty Burrell, Ellen DeGeneres, and Sofia Vergara.

Jul 28, 2015
Transylvania by Weingarten, Ethan, author.

Transylvania

"The Romanian region of Transylvania is overshadowed by the terrifying specter of Dracula. This book delves into the origin of the Dracula legend, including the historic figure of Vlad Dracula, also known as Vlad the Impaler. It also introduces actual places in Transylvania that may be connected to this frightening character. Fact boxes and photographs help provide the perfect, though sometimes spooky, snapshot of this interesting part of Eastern Europe"--Provided by the publisher.

Jul 28, 2015
Tuberculosis by McPartland, Randall

Tuberculosis

Jul 28, 2015
Yellow jackets by Berne, Emma Carlson.

Yellow jackets

Jul 28, 2015
What does the school nurse do? by Garrett, Winston, author.

What does the school nurse do?

Jul 28, 2015
Plants and animals of the Great Lakes by LaPlante, Walter, author.

Plants and animals of the Great Lakes

Jul 28, 2015
The weird world of words - a guided tour by Symons, Mitchell, author.

The weird world of words - a guided tour

A collection of English-language trivia shares facts about words and language usage, from "almost" being the longest English word with its letters in alphabetical order to "stewardesses" being the longest word typed with the left hand.

Jul 28, 2015
Temple Run - race through time to unlock secrets of the ancient worlds by West, Tracey, 1965- author.

Temple Run - race through time to unlock secrets of the ancient worlds

National Geographic Kids and Temple Run have teamed up to bring you real-life facts and information about how the ancients lived. This book is jam-packed with amazing places, fun facts, glittering treasures, cool animals, history's mysteries, and more from over 10 ancient cultures! Also includes stories of real-life adventure and discoveries by National Geographic explorers.

Jul 28, 2015
Sylvia's super-awesome project book. Volume 2, Super simple Arduino! by Todd, Sylvia, author.

Sylvia's super-awesome project book. Volume 2, Super simple Arduino!

In this super fun book, Sylvia teaches you to understand Arduino microcontroller programming by inventing an adjustable strobe and two digital musical instruments you can play! Along the way, you'll learn a lot about electronics, coding, science, and engineering.

Jul 28, 2015
Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee - Civil War rivals by Roxburgh, Ellis.

Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee - Civil War rivals

Examines the rivalry between Union Army general-in-chief Ulysses S. Grant and Confederate Army general Robert E. Lee.

Jul 28, 2015
Voice of Freedom - Fannie Lou Hamer- The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement by Weatherford, Carole Boston/ Holmes, Ekua (ILT)

Voice of Freedom - Fannie Lou Hamer- The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement

Jul 28, 2015
Prefixes and suffixes by Murray, Kara, author.

Prefixes and suffixes

Prefixes and suffixes are the building blocks of more complex words that young readers begin to encounter as they move up in grade level. This age-appropriate text teaches readers how to recognize words and decipher unfamiliar ones, an essential word analysis skill. Students will learn how to build complex words using prefixes and suffixes, and will delight seeing how their vocabulary grows with each newly created word. Helpful language charts, a quiz question on each spread, engaging visuals, a

Jul 28, 2015
Praying mantises by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Praying mantises

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how praying mantises defend themselves from predators and hunt other bugs for food. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 28, 2015
Watch out for flying kids! / How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community by Levinson, Cynthia.

Watch out for flying kids! / How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community

Jul 28, 2015
The storyteller - my years with Ernest Thompson Seton - including illustrations and excerpts from his stories by Knox, Leila Moss.

The storyteller - my years with Ernest Thompson Seton - including illustrations and excerpts from his stories

The author discusses her early childhood spent in Santa Fe with her aunt and uncle and how her uncle told her stories, taught her about wildlife, and gave her a deep respect for Native American cultures.

Jul 28, 2015
Stars of women's soccer by Illugi Jökulsson.

Stars of women's soccer

Jul 28, 2015
Tropical fish by Hansen, Grace, author.

Tropical fish

Tropical fish are vibrant and beautiful. Some are shy, some are curious, and some are deadly! Learn these things and more alongside beautiful, full-bleed color photographs.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Alabama? by Kallio, Jamie.

What's great about Alabama?

Features the top ten sites to see and things to do in Alabama, including the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, the Birmingham Zoo, and Splash Adventure Water Park.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Arkansas? by Bailer, Darice.

What's great about Arkansas?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the Rodeo of the Ozarks and Blanchard Springs Caverns to Crater of Diamonds State Park and Fort Smith.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about California? by Yasuda, Anita.

What's great about California?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Disneyland and Hearst Castle to Death Valley and Alcatraz. --Publisher's description.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about North Carolina? by Yasuda, Anita.

What's great about North Carolina?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Ocracoke Island and Tweetsie Railroad to the Biltmore Estate and the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about New York? by Malaspina, Ann, 1957-

What's great about New York?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Broadway and the Statue of Liberty to the Erie Canal and Niagara Falls.

Jul 28, 2015
Who was Queen Victoria? by Gigliotti, Jim, author.

Who was Queen Victoria?

Describes the life of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain from 1837 to 1901, and the social and political conditions in Great Britain during her lifetime.

Jul 28, 2015
The wild life of sharks by De la Bédoyère, Camilla, author.

The wild life of sharks

Shares information on sharks, including what they eat, where they live, and how fast they swim.

Jul 28, 2015
Your muscular system works! by Brett, Flora, author.

Your muscular system works!

"Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their muscular system"--

Jul 28, 2015
Beastly verse by

Beastly verse

"This is an anthology of 16 animal poems for children, illustrated by the graphic artist JooHee Yoon. The authors range from Lewis Carroll to D. H. Lawrence to Anonymous"--

Jul 28, 2015
Bark scorpion by Goldish, Meish.

Bark scorpion

"Young readers will learn all about the desert environment where the bark scorpion lives, as well as its physical characteristics, what it eats, and how it survives in its hot, dry home."--

Jul 28, 2015
Jonathan Goforth by Goforth, Rosalind, 1864-1942.

Jonathan Goforth

After conversion to Christ as a young man, Jonathan Goforth eventually arrived in China with his wife Rosalind. They endured incredible hardships, including the loss of their first child to malaria. They fled for their lives from the Boxer Rebellion. Deeply inspired by a reading of Finney's Revival Lectures, Goforth set out with renewed determination and faith to spearhead a revival which rarely has been equaled in the history of modern missions. --From publisher's description.

Jul 28, 2015
Creating horror comics by Belmonte, David.

Creating horror comics

Provides step-by-step instructions for drawing a zombie, a scarecrow, and a haunted scarecrow.

Jul 28, 2015
Dachshunds by Finne, Stephanie, author.

Dachshunds

Shares information about Dachshunds, including what they are like, their average size, and the type of care they need.

Jul 28, 2015
Doyli to the Rescue - Saving Baby Monkeys in the Amazon by Burnham, Cathleen

Doyli to the Rescue - Saving Baby Monkeys in the Amazon

Jul 28, 2015
Dogs by Furstinger, Nancy.

Dogs

Presents information about dogs and how they demonstrate intelligence by problem solving, matching words with objects, and performing jobs to assist humans.

Jul 28, 2015
I am Lucille Ball by Meltzer, Brad, author.

I am Lucille Ball

A first-person presentation of the life and career of comedian and studio head Lucille Ball.

Jul 28, 2015
Golden retrievers by Finne, Stephanie, author.

Golden retrievers

Shares information on the dog breed, including what they are like, their average size, and the kind of care they need.

Jul 28, 2015
The Girl's Body Book - Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up You by Dunham, Kelli/ Tallardy, Laura (ILT)

The Girl's Body Book - Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up You

Jul 28, 2015
Galloping through history - amazing true horse stories by MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

Galloping through history - amazing true horse stories

Presents six stories of horses throughout history that have made a lasting impression, from Bucephalus, the warhorse of Alexander the Great, to the modern-day racehorse Seabiscuit.

Jul 28, 2015
The flying birds by Han, Eun-sun, author.

The flying birds

Explains basic multiplication concepts through the story of an old carpenter who is inspired to build birdhouses and uses math to help him make decisions throughout the building process.

Jul 28, 2015
Fly Guy presents - bats by Arnold, Tedd, author, illustrator.

Fly Guy presents - bats

During a visit to the nocturnal house at the city zoo, Fly Guy and Buzz learn all about bats, including where they live, what they eat, and their unique physical characteristics.

Jul 28, 2015
Edgar Degas by Wood, Alix.

Edgar Degas

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Edgar Degas, describing his painting style and lasting influence.

Jul 28, 2015
Ebola by Miller, Petra

Ebola

Jul 28, 2015
An insider's guide to paintball by Power, Bob, 1959-

An insider's guide to paintball

An introduction to paintball provides information on its history, equipment and clothing, the playing field, rules, variant forms of the game, strategies, and how to get started in the sport.

Jul 28, 2015
Disney Descendants yearbook - based on the Disney Channel original movie. by

Disney Descendants yearbook - based on the Disney Channel original movie.

Peek inside the yearbook for an exclusive look at Mal, Evie, Ben, Jay, and Carlos, and all your favorite moments from Descendants. Find out who was voted Most Athletic, Best Dressed, Biggest Flirt, and even Most Likely to Take Candy from a Baby. Relive all the action in the halls and on the tourney field, from Family Day to an unforgettable coronation. Go Fighting Knights!

Jul 28, 2015
A day and night in the rain forest by Arnold, Caroline, author, illustrator.

A day and night in the rain forest

"Highlights the activities of animals in the Amazon rain forest during one average 24-hour period"--

Jul 28, 2015
Crafty fun with clay! - 25 brilliant Ideas, from pretty pots to scary monsters by Smith, Thomasina, author.

Crafty fun with clay! - 25 brilliant Ideas, from pretty pots to scary monsters

Provides step-by-step instructions for models that kids can make, from a space rocket to a secret treasure chest, using all kinds of clay materials.

Jul 28, 2015
CM Punk by Scheff, Matt, author.

CM Punk

Highlights the life and career of the wrestling star, best known for his tattoos.

Jul 28, 2015
Chemical engineering and chain reactions by Snedden, Robert.

Chemical engineering and chain reactions

Examines how chemical engineers combine the science of chemistry with the engineering design process to develop products used in daily life such as cleaning supplies, fuels, and medicines.

Jul 28, 2015
The call of the osprey by Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.

The call of the osprey

"A stunning addition to the Scientists in the Field series that explores mercury pollution found in the rivers and streams of Western Montana that might cause harm to humans--and the extinction of the entire osprey species."--

Jul 28, 2015
Biggest, baddest book of space by Schoeller, Jen.

Biggest, baddest book of space

Provides information on outer space, including the planets in the black holes, the Milky Way, and the planets in the solar system.

Jul 28, 2015
Life during World War II by Lanier, Wendy H., author.

Life during World War II

Describes life during World War II, including rationing, the changing workforce, and the role of Hollywood in the war effort.

Jul 28, 2015
Life during the Civil War by Halls, Kelly Milner, 1957- author.

Life during the Civil War

Describes life during the Civil War, including causes for the division of the nation, a comparison between Northern and Southern industry, and the reconstruction.

Jul 28, 2015
Lego Star Wars - Free the Galaxy by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)

Lego Star Wars - Free the Galaxy

Jul 28, 2015
Kyle Goes Alone by Thornhill, Jan/ Barron, Ashley (ILT)

Kyle Goes Alone

Jul 28, 2015
Investigating witches and witchcraft by Shea, Therese.

Investigating witches and witchcraft

Discusses the history of witchcraft, contemporary views on witches, and offers examples of witches in pop culture.

Jul 28, 2015
Investigating Atlantis and other lost cities by Wolny, Philip.

Investigating Atlantis and other lost cities

Explores the legend of the lost city of Atlantis, and provides brief information on other lost cities, including El Dorado and Shangri-la.

Jul 28, 2015
Cells by Duke, Shirley Smith.

Cells

Offers an introduction to cells and their study, looking at their discovery, what they contain, the different kinds of cells, and how they function.

Jul 28, 2015
Can people count on me? - a book about responsibility by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

Can people count on me? - a book about responsibility

Provides information and advice on being responsible, including doing homework, remembering commitments, and not littering.

Jul 28, 2015
At battle in World War I - an interactive battlefield adventure by Lassieur, Allison.

At battle in World War I - an interactive battlefield adventure

"In You Choose format, explores World War I through the eyes of sailors, pilots, and infantry soldiers on the frontline"--

Jul 28, 2015
Abbreviations by Murray, Kara, author.

Abbreviations

Introduces readers to common abbreviations, explaining what they are and how they are used, as well as offering advice to readers on using them.

Jul 28, 2015
Minecraft Modding for Kids for Dummies by Foster, Stephen/ Guthals, Sarah/ Handley, Lindsey

Minecraft Modding for Kids for Dummies

Jul 28, 2015
Mason jar crafts for kids - more than 25 cool, crafty projects to make for your friends, your family, and yourself! by Braden, Linda Z.

Mason jar crafts for kids - more than 25 cool, crafty projects to make for your friends, your family, and yourself!

"Accompanied by photo tutorials and helpful step-by-step instructions, these projects are kid-friendly and offer a variety of options for both beginning and more advanced DIY fans. Be inspired and discover the endless possibilities with the world's most famous jar!"--

Jul 28, 2015
Animal records - the biggest, fastest, grossest, tiniest, slowest, and smelliest creatures on the planet by Furgang, Kathy, author.

Animal records - the biggest, fastest, grossest, tiniest, slowest, and smelliest creatures on the planet

Offers thousands of animal facts and records that identify animals in such categories as fastest, oldest, and biggest, as well as smelliest, loudest, and deadliest.

Jul 28, 2015
Disney Princess Joke Book by Carbone, Courtney/ Legramandi, Francesco (ILT)/ Brick, Scott (NRT)

Disney Princess Joke Book

Jul 28, 2015
From termite den to... office building by Yomtov, Nelson, author.

From termite den to... office building

Takes a look at how innovators of today use the models of termites' dens and living styles to create modern office structures and renewable energy spaces.

Jul 28, 2015
From accident to hospital by Suen, Anastasia.

From accident to hospital

Learn about the chronological timeline of events just after an accident is discovered to the time it takes to transport the victim to the hospital.

Jul 28, 2015
Fox by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author.

Fox

"Who needs to fly to Africa or visit a safari park, when there is so much wildlife on our doorsteps? This book examines foxes and discusses where city foxes live, what they eat, what dangers they face, and why they like living so close to people. Special "spotter's clues" symbols highlighting key fox behaviors and features are used throughout the book to enable readers to go on their own "city safari" once they have finished reading the book."--

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about space exploration by Felix, Rebecca, 1984- author.

12 things to know about space exploration

Presents news stories about space exploration, including how an astronaut will live in space for a year and how the first flyby of Pluto will take place in 2015.

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about political parties by Mccabe, Matthew, author.

12 things to know about political parties

Describes twelve important points in the development and role of political parties in the United States, from the fact that the founders did not want there to be parties to the place of third parties, and explains why parties are so important.

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about invasive species by Kallio, Jamie, author.

12 things to know about invasive species

Describes twelve examples of introduced plants and animals, from kudzu and killer bees to black rats and northern snakehead fish, and explains why they spread, the damage they cause, and their cost to society and the environment.

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about climate change by Kallio, Jamie, author.

12 things to know about climate change

Describes twelve factors involved in climate change, including that the world is warming up, that farming and deforestation play a role in the process, and that it could change ecosystems.

Jul 28, 2015
12 birds back from the brink by Furstinger, Nancy, author.

12 birds back from the brink

Shares the survival stories of birds that were endangered but made a comeback, including the Puerto Rican parrot, bald eagle, and whooping crane.

Jul 28, 2015
12 amphibians back from the brink by Bell, Samantha S., author.

12 amphibians back from the brink

This book shares the survival stories of endangered species that have made a comeback. Learn about the human and natural factors that drove each species to the edge of extinction, and find out what helped them survive and thrive.

Jul 28, 2015
Forgive and let go! - a book about forgiveness by Meiners, Cheri J., 1957-

Forgive and let go! - a book about forgiveness

Counsels children on how to manage feelings of disappointment so that they can avoid holding grudges and learn to let go, and shares information for parents and teachers about how to teach forgiveness skills.

Jul 28, 2015
Changes - a child's first poetry collection by Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013.

Changes - a child's first poetry collection

Offers children's poems about the seasons, including such topics as spring flowers, Halloween, and the first snowfall of the year.

Jul 28, 2015
Boy, were we wrong about weather! by Kudlinski, Kathleen V, author.

Boy, were we wrong about weather!

"Examines what is known about weather--storms, predictions, climate, and other characteristics--and how different the facts are from what scientists, from ancient Sumerians to the recent past, believed to be true."--

Jul 28, 2015
The boy who harnessed the wind by Kamkwamba, William, 1987-

The boy who harnessed the wind

"When 14-year-old William Kamkwamba's Malawi village was hit by a drought in 2001, everyone's crops began to fail. His family didn't have enough money for food, let alone school, so William spent his days in the library. He came across a book on windmills and figured out how to build a windmill that could bring electricity to his village. Everyone thought he was crazy but William persevered and managed to create a functioning windmill out of junkyard scraps. Several years later he figured out ho

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about wild weather by Kallio, Jamie, author.

12 things to know about wild weather

Describes twelve examples of extreme weather conditions, from thunderstorms and tsunamis to wildfires and cold waves, and explains what causes them, how common they are, and why they cause so much damage.

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about the stock market by Sepahban, Lois, author.

12 things to know about the stock market

Describes twelve aspects of the stock market, including its origins and purpose, and explains that stock prices are not set but vary according to supply and demand, and that while investing in stocks has risks, there are laws to keep it fair.

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about terrorism by Mccabe, Matthew, author.

12 things to know about terrorism

Describes twelve aspect of terrorism, including the difficulty of defining it, its risks and effects, and different kinds of terrorists, and discusses the role of governments in causing, preventing, and dealing with it.

Jul 28, 2015
Kali's story - an orphaned polar bear rescue by Curtis, Jennifer Keats, author.

Kali's story - an orphaned polar bear rescue

"Follow the photographic journey of orphaned polar bear Kali (pronounced Cully) as he is rescued and whisked away to the Inupiat village of Kali (Point Lay in English). Villagers care for him until a plane flies him to the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage. There, he grows and learns skills from zookeepers filling in for his mother. Since young cubs need companionship, animal experts find a friend for Kali, Luna, a female polar bear, at the Buffalo Zoo in New York"--

Jul 28, 2015
Frogs by Bishop, Nic, 1955- author, photographer.

Frogs

Describes frogs, discussing their habitat, the difference between them and toads, physical characteristics, diet, different types, defenses, calls, and life cycle, and includes close-up photographs of an array of diverse frogs.

Jul 28, 2015
Big top burning - the true story of an arsonist, a missing girl, and the greatest show on Earth by Woollett, Laura A.

Big top burning - the true story of an arsonist, a missing girl, and the greatest show on Earth

Draws upon primary source documents and survivor interviews to recount the story of one of the worst disasters in American history, the 1944 Hartford circus fire, which claimed the lives of over one hundred people.

Jul 28, 2015
12 insects back from the brink by Bell, Samantha.

12 insects back from the brink

This book shares the survival stories of endangered species that have made a comeback. Learn about the human and natural factors that drove each species to the edge of extinction, and find out what helped them survive and thrive.

Jul 28, 2015
12 marine animals back from the brink by Furstinger, Nancy.

12 marine animals back from the brink

This book shares the survival stories of endangered species that have made a comeback. Learn about the human and natural factors that drove each species to the edge of extinction, and find out what helped them survive and thrive.

Jul 28, 2015
The 12 most amazing American battles by Yasuda, Anita.

The 12 most amazing American battles

Includes facts on U.S. battlefield history including the American Revolution, the Texas Revolution, the Plains Wars, the American Civil War, and World War II.

Jul 28, 2015
12 reptiles back from the brink by Bell, Samantha.

12 reptiles back from the brink

This book shares the survival stories of endangered species that have made a comeback. Learn about the human and natural factors that drove each species to the edge of extinction, and find out what helped them survive and thrive.

Jul 28, 2015
The 12 most amazing American inventions by Rowell, Rebecca.

The 12 most amazing American inventions

Includes facts on the top 12 inventions of America, from the lightbulb to basketball and blue jeans to the personal computer.

Jul 28, 2015
Amazing hockey records by Storden, Thom.

Amazing hockey records

"Provides information on the most stunning records in the sport of professional hockey"--

Jul 28, 2015
12 things to know about fracking by Felix, Rebecca, 1984- author.

12 things to know about fracking

Presents an overview of the fracking process, innovations in the fracking industry, who is involved and who or what is affected by fracking.

Jul 28, 2015
Disney Descendants. Secrets of Auradon Prep, an insider's handbook by Foreman, Matthew Sinclair, author.

Disney Descendants. Secrets of Auradon Prep, an insider's handbook

"This Secrets of Auradon Prep handbook uncovers little-known fact about the elite school attended by heirs of some of the world's most well-known heroes. But when the sons and daughters of some of the world's most well-known villains are invited to go there, havoc breaks loose. Write-ins and secret notes reveal what Mal and her friends--as well as the Auradon kids--are really thinking about each otehr. Take a peek inside to see who says what next!"--Back cover.

Jul 28, 2015
Magical experiments with light & color by Navarro, Paula, author.

Magical experiments with light & color

Presents 16 simple experiments that can be performed with common objects found around the house. The book explores the nature of light through refraction, optical illusion, and more.. Each experiment includes illustrated, step-by-step instructions and a simple scientific explanation of what is happening during the experiment. Full-color illustrations on each page.

Jul 28, 2015
Digging for Tyrannosaurus rex by Holtz, Thomas R., 1965- author.

Digging for Tyrannosaurus rex

"Provides an annotated timeline of the discovery of Tyrannosaurus rex including details on the scientists, dig sites, fossils, and other findings that have shaped our knowledge of this dinosaur"--

Jul 28, 2015
51 impossible stunts anyone can do by Bartlett, Sam.

51 impossible stunts anyone can do

Jul 28, 2015
Minecraft combat handbook by Milton, Stephanie, author.

Minecraft combat handbook

An official reference to Minecraft combat explains what players need to defend against hostile monsters and enemy players, covering subjects ranging from fort building and armor crafting to weapons and setting mob traps.

Jul 28, 2015
How to spy on a shark by Houran, Lori Haskins, author.

How to spy on a shark

"A crew of scientists at sea use a camera-equipped robotic device to track a shark's movements through the water."--

Jul 28, 2015
Middle Eastern food by Gilbert, Sara, author.

Middle Eastern food

"An elementary introduction to the relationship between cooking and Middle Eastern food, the effect of local agriculture on the diets of different regions, common tools such as pestles, and recipe instructions"--

Jul 28, 2015
Mary Cassatt by Cernak, Linda, 1953- author.

Mary Cassatt

"Introduces Leonardo da Vinci as one of the greatest painters of the Renaissance by exploring the techniques he used to create masterpieces such as Last Supper and the Mona Lisa"--

Jul 28, 2015
Baby gorillas by Leaf, Christina, author.

Baby gorillas

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces baby gorillas to young readers through leveled text and related photos."--

Jul 28, 2015
At battle in the revolutionary war - an interactive battlefield adventure by Raum, Elizabeth.

At battle in the revolutionary war - an interactive battlefield adventure

"In You Choose format, explores the Revolutionary War from the perspectives of colonists, British soldiers, militia soldiers, and foreigners"--

Jul 28, 2015
Apollo 13 - how three brave astronauts survived a space disaster by Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner.

Apollo 13 - how three brave astronauts survived a space disaster

Jul 28, 2015
Anne Frank and the remembering tree by Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg, author.

Anne Frank and the remembering tree

Jul 28, 2015
Animal testing - lifesaving research vs. animal welfare by Sepahban, Lois.

Animal testing - lifesaving research vs. animal welfare

Examines both sides of the issue of animal experimentation, discussing the practice's historical benefits to science and the ethical concerns of animal cruelty.

Jul 28, 2015
Lego Star Wars - into battle! by Bray, Adam, author.

Lego Star Wars - into battle!

Surveys the biggest and most important battles in LEGO's galactic history, including detailed information on key characters and events.

Jul 28, 2015
Biggest, baddest book of dinosaurs by Hanson, Anders, 1980-

Biggest, baddest book of dinosaurs

Uncover the most dangerous and fascinating dinosaurs. Learn about the biggest, fastest, and most deadly dinos. Discover their amazing relatives in the sky and the sea.

Jul 28, 2015
Ecosystems by Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny, 1972-

Ecosystems

"Explores the different roles each organism (from Hawaiian cane toads to humans, or even the soil) plays to maintain Earth's ecosystems."--

Jul 28, 2015
Biggest, baddest book of sea creatures by Schoeller, Jen, author.

Biggest, baddest book of sea creatures

Jul 28, 2015
Everything inventions by Nichols, Catherine, author.

Everything inventions

Explores thirteen inventions and six mysteries, as well as what the future might hold.

Jul 28, 2015
Extraordinary people - a semi-comprehensive guide to some of the world's most fascinating individuals by Hearst, Michael, 1972- author.

Extraordinary people - a semi-comprehensive guide to some of the world's most fascinating individuals

Jul 28, 2015
Food chains by Surges, Carol S., author.

Food chains

"Delves into how food chains work and the delicate balance required to keep the food chain links connected when ecosystems are disrupted."--

Jul 28, 2015
The gandy dancers - and work songs from the American railroad by Oelschlager, Vanita, author.

The gandy dancers - and work songs from the American railroad

Describes the various types of work people did on railroads, and gives examples of some of the work songs they sang, particularly gandy dancers, the crews that worked on the tracks, many of whom were African Americans.

Jul 28, 2015
Garbage galore by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author.

Garbage galore

"In this book, young readers will learn why recycling is important, which materials can be reprocessed into new goods, and how improved design can make products easier to recycle."--

Jul 28, 2015
George Washington - the 1st president by Gregory, Josh.

George Washington - the 1st president

A biography of George Washington.

Jul 28, 2015
Helicopters by Confalone, Nick, author.

Helicopters

"Helicopters are amazing machines! They can take off and land vertically, hover over an area, and even fly forward, backward, and laterally. This new nonfiction 8x8 is full of fascinating facts and photographs of these flying giants"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 28, 2015
My legs are long and strong by Markovics, Joyce L.

My legs are long and strong

Introduction to the ostrich.

Jul 28, 2015
My fur is thick and spotted by Rudolph, Jessica.

My fur is thick and spotted

An introduction to the snow leopard.

Jul 28, 2015
My fangs are white and sharp by Rudolph, Jessica.

My fangs are white and sharp

Introduction to the vampire bat.

Jul 28, 2015
My eyes are big and red by Markovics, Joyce L.

My eyes are big and red

An introduction to the red-eyed tree frog.

Jul 28, 2015
Mountain food chains by Royston, Angela, 1945- author.

Mountain food chains

"This book explores the food chains and webs that exist in a mountain habitat. It equips readers with crucial vocabulary, using examples from that habitat to explain the roles of producers, consumers and decomposers, and illustrates how living things depend upon each other. Readers learn how fragile food chains can be, how they can be broken, and what we can do to prevent this."--

Jul 28, 2015
Motocross by Hamilton, John, 1959- author.

Motocross

Learn about motocross motorcycles and motocross racing, including the history of the motocross racing, the equipment used and the different types of races and competitions.

Jul 28, 2015
Modern art adventures - 36 creative, hands-on projects inspired by artists from Monet to Banksy by Pitamic, Maja.

Modern art adventures - 36 creative, hands-on projects inspired by artists from Monet to Banksy

"Modern Art Adventures" introduces young artists to groundbreaking masterpieces and fresh techniques, then lets them loose to create their own works of art.

Jul 28, 2015
Metamorphic rocks by Swanson, Jennifer, author.

Metamorphic rocks

"Get ready to get your hands dirty with Metamorphic Rocks. With its reader-friendly and interactive approach, this title covers key curriculum Earth science topics in an engaging way. This title explores the natural processes, how geologists study metamorphic rocks, and how metamorphic rocks relate to the reader's daily life"--

Jul 28, 2015
Marvelous money tricks by Barnhart, Norm.

Marvelous money tricks

"Step-by-step instructions and photos show how to do a variety of fun and entertaining tricks using money"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 28, 2015
Markus "Notch" Persson - creator of Minecraft by Orr, Tamra, author.

Markus "Notch" Persson - creator of Minecraft

Chronicles the life and career of the creater of Minecraft.

Jul 28, 2015
Marissa Mayer by Green, Sara, 1964-

Marissa Mayer

"Engaging images accompany information about Marissa Mayer. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Jul 28, 2015
Major League Soccer by Rausch, David.

Major League Soccer

"Engaging images accompany information about Major League Soccer. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 2 through 7"--

Jul 28, 2015
The Magic School Bus presents polar animals by O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.

The Magic School Bus presents polar animals

Mrs. Frizzle introduces some of the amazing animals who inhabit the Arctic and Antarctic regions, and explains how they have adapted to their icy homes.

Jul 28, 2015
The Magic School Bus presents insects by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

The Magic School Bus presents insects

Introduces facts about insects, including the life cycle of butterflies, how crickets communicate, and how ants work together in a community.

Jul 28, 2015
The Magic School Bus presents Dinosaurs by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

The Magic School Bus presents Dinosaurs

Journeying back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the Earth, Ms. Frizzle's class learns all about these creatures, including their life cycle, diet, physical characteristics, behaviors, and extinction.

Jul 28, 2015
Life on the frontier by Onsgard, Bethany, author.

Life on the frontier

"What did pioneers eat on the wide-open frontier as they made their way west? What kinds of clothes did people wear during the Civil War? What was school like in colonial America? Daily Life in US History answers all of these questions and more. Take a trip to the past to learn what everyday life was like in the different eras of US history." --

Jul 28, 2015
Life in colonial America by Garstecki, Julia, author.

Life in colonial America

"Have you ever wondered what life was like for individuals and families living in Colonial America? Learn about what their days consisted of, what they ate and wore, and more!"--OverDrive website.

Jul 28, 2015
Life during the Revolutionary War by Hinman, Bonnie, author.

Life during the Revolutionary War

"What did pioneers eat on the wide-open frontier as they made their way west? What kinds of clothes did people wear during the Civil War? What was school like in colonial America? Daily Life in US History answers all of these questions and more. Take a trip to the past to learn what everyday life was like in the different eras of US history."--

Jul 28, 2015
Life during the industrial revolution by Garstecki, Julia, author.

Life during the industrial revolution

"Have you ever wondered what life was like for individuals and families in the Industrial Revolution? Learn about what their days consisted of, what they ate and wore, and more!"--Publisher's website.

Jul 28, 2015
King Thrushbeard by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863, author.

King Thrushbeard

Because of her hateful pride, the king gives his daughter in marriage to the first beggar that comes to the door.

Jul 28, 2015
Independence Hall - birthplace of freedom by Marcovitz, Hal.

Independence Hall - birthplace of freedom

Traces the history of Independence Hall in Philadelphia and the documents brought there including the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution.

Jul 28, 2015
Impressionism - 13 artists children should know by Heine, Florian, author.

Impressionism - 13 artists children should know

"Who were the Impressionists? Why did they become so famous? What do you need to know about their pictures, their way of painting and what made them so exceptional? In this book, you will get to know the most important Impressionists and their masterpieces. Easy-to-understand explanations and stimulating ideas will introduce you to these painters and their times." --cover p. 4.

Jul 28, 2015
How to read a story by Messner, Kate, author.

How to read a story

"A picture book celebration of the act of exploring--and sharing--a book"--

Jul 28, 2015
Hornbill by Gray, Susan Heinrichs, author.

Hornbill

"Introduces facts about hornbills, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text."--

Jul 28, 2015
Minecraft essential handbook by Milton, Stephanie, author.

Minecraft essential handbook

Provides readers with tips, techniques, and strategies for Minecraft, including how to find resources, make a shelter, create tools, and defend against monsters.

Jul 28, 2015
My skin is gray and wrinkly by Markovics, Joyce L.

My skin is gray and wrinkly

An introduction to the walrus.

Jul 28, 2015
A+ projects & dioramas - the student's handbook. by

A+ projects & dioramas - the student's handbook.

Jul 28, 2015
Leonardo da Vinci by Cernak, Linda, 1953- author.

Leonardo da Vinci

"Introduces Leonardo da Vinci as one of the greatest painters of the Renaissance by exploring the techniques he used to create masterpieces such as Last Supper and the Mona Lisa"--

Jul 28, 2015
Karate by McNulty, Mark, author.

Karate

Jul 28, 2015
Heather has two mommies by Newman, Lesléa, author.

Heather has two mommies

When Heather goes to playgroup, at first she feels bad because she has two mothers and no father, but then she learns that there are lots of different kinds of families and the most important thing is that all the people love each other.

Jul 28, 2015
Judo by Tometich, Annabelle, 1980- author.

Judo

Jul 28, 2015
The Moon maiden & other Asian folktales by Hua Long, illustrator.

The Moon maiden & other Asian folktales

An illustrated collection of twelve well-known myths, legends and fables from China and East Asia adapted for younger readers.

Jul 28, 2015
Minecraft Redstone handbook by Farwell, Nick, author.

Minecraft Redstone handbook

Back cover.

Jul 28, 2015
Minecraft construction handbook by Needler, Matthew, author.

Minecraft construction handbook

An official guide to Minecraft construction shares essential tips and tricks for building creative structures and innovations ranging from theme parks and waterslides to pirate coves and animal cannons.

Jul 28, 2015
Lizards by Bishop, Nic, 1955- author.

Lizards

Introduces the appearance, habitat, behavior, and life cycle of lizards.

Jul 28, 2015
Minimus Secundus - Moving on in Latin by Bell, Barbara/ Forte, Helen (ILT)

Minimus Secundus - Moving on in Latin

Jul 28, 2015
Minimus - starting out in Latin by Bell, Barbara.

Minimus - starting out in Latin

Teaches children the basics of Latin grammar and vocabulary, as well as Roman British history and culture, through vocabulary lists, mythical tales, and illustrations.

Jul 28, 2015
Backyard hunter - the praying mantis by Lavies, Bianca.

Backyard hunter - the praying mantis

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of this insect that eats other insects alive.

Jul 28, 2015
In the next three seconds by Morgan, Rowland.

In the next three seconds

Predicts events that will occur in the near and distant future, including "In the next three months, 1,000 households in Zimbabwe will be hooked up to solar electricity."

Jul 28, 2015
Cicadas by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Cicadas

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about the life cycle of cicadas. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 28, 2015
Kate & Pippin - an unlikely friendship by Springett, Martin, author.

Kate & Pippin - an unlikely friendship

Photographs and simple text reveal the true story of a fawn which, abandoned by her mother and brought to live on a farm, is raised by Kate, a Great Dane.

Jul 28, 2015