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Your stomach by Fittleworth, George, author. Your stomach

Describes the stomach and the digestive system and explains how the human body processes food to get nutrients.

Jan 13, 2017
Your muscles by Fittleworth, George, author. Your muscles

Explains how the muscles in the human body work, including skeletal muscle, tendons, and smooth muscles, and offers information on exercise, injuries, and maintaining healthy muscles.

Jan 13, 2017
Your lungs by Fittleworth, George, author. Your lungs

Presents an introduction to the lungs and the respiratory system, offering information on lung structure, function, and maintaining lung health.

Jan 13, 2017
Your heart by Bassington, Cyril, author. Your heart

Presents an introduction to the human heart, discussing its structure, function, and importance, and offering information on maintaining heart health.

Jan 13, 2017
Your brain by Bassington, Cyril, author. Your brain

Describes the functions of the human brain and central nervous system, identifies the different parts of the brain, and describes its importance in controlling the body.

Jan 13, 2017
Your bones by Bassington, Cyril, author. Your bones

Presents a introduction to the body's skeletal system, describing how bones fit together to support the body and give it shape, discussing bone structure and function, and offering suggestions for maintaining bone health.

Jan 13, 2017
You wouldn't want to live without money! by Woolf, Alex, 1964- You wouldn't want to live without money!

Traces the history of money and moneylending, looks at some of the items that have been used as currency over time, and explains how today's banking industry came into being.

Jan 13, 2017
Wood duck by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Wood duck

Jan 13, 2017
What's great about Ohio? by Bailer, Darice. What's great about Ohio?

Jan 13, 2017
What makes a magnet? by Branley, Franklyn M. (Franklyn Mansfield), 1915-2002. What makes a magnet?

"How does a magnet work? Why does a magnet pick up a paper clip but not a leaf or a penny? How can the whole world be a magnet? Read and find out more about how magnets work! Franklyn M. Branley's classic text is seamlessly updated by NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Honoree Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano in this reissue. New edition includes a find-out-more section with glossary and step-by-step instructions on how to make your own magnet and find magnetic technology in the world around you! This is a Leve

Jan 13, 2017
Unofficial Minecraft lab for kids - family-friendly projects for exploring and teaching math, science, history, and culture through creative building by Miller, John, author. Unofficial Minecraft lab for kids - family-friendly projects for exploring and teaching math, science, history, and culture through creative building

"Includes a variety of creative exercises that explore the game's aspects and use them to teach fun, educational lessons. Begin the book by brushing up on some common Minecraft language and examining each of the four game modes: survival, creative, adventure, and spectator. Then, use this knowledge to venture off onto the six different quests that encourage child and adult participation. These "gamified" labs will allow your child to earn stickers and badges as rewards as they complete quests. Y

Jan 13, 2017
The U.S. Constitution - discover how democracy works by Mooney, Carla, 1970- author. The U.S. Constitution - discover how democracy works

Explains how and why such documents as the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and the Bill of Rights still have an important impact on our country today.

Jan 13, 2017
The U.S. Constitution by Lüsted, Marcia Amidon, author. The U.S. Constitution

"Learn how the U.S. Constitution established the American government and what this document means for modern Americans."--Publisher's website.

Jan 13, 2017
Tugboats by Meister, Cari. Tugboats

Explains what a tugboat is, how they work, and why they are so important.

Jan 13, 2017
Temple Grandin - pioneer for animal rights and autism awareness by Barghoorn, Linda, author. Temple Grandin - pioneer for animal rights and autism awareness

"American Temple Grandin is a renowned scientist, champion for animal rights, and an advocate for people with autism. This book highlights the achievements of this inspirational woman who lives with high-functioning autism. Grandin overcame language and social challenges to become one of the world's most influential minds in animal welfare and in autism education, exposing the incredible, and sometimes unacknowledged, potential of people who have special needs. Primary sources, sidebars, and dis

Jan 13, 2017
Taking action to improve schools by Lawson, Sabina, author. Taking action to improve schools

Profiles individuals involved in improving access to education, school policies, cultural and gender issues, and school safety, including resistance to testing, overcrowding, homelessness, equality in sports, and wheelchair accessibility.

Jan 13, 2017
Strange fruit - Billie Holiday and the power of a protest song by Golio, Gary, author. Strange fruit - Billie Holiday and the power of a protest song

Jan 13, 2017
Stone Age by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR) Stone Age

Jan 13, 2017
Steppin' out - playful rhymes for toddler times by Oliver, Lin, author. Steppin' out - playful rhymes for toddler times

"A collection of nineteen original poems featuring toddlers exploring their world"--

Jan 13, 2017
Star Wars- Rogue One - the ultimate visual guide by Hidalgo, Pablo, author. Star Wars- Rogue One - the ultimate visual guide

"This exciting reference format accompanies the eagerly anticipated, first-ever standalone Star Wars" movie: Rogue One. This beautifully detailed title features in-depth character profiles, plus 5 newly commissioned and fully annotated cross-sections of vehicles and mapped-out locations. With clear and authoritative text, this book is packed with essential information--and presented alongside stunning stills from the movie."--Amazon.

Jan 13, 2017
Space dictionary for kids - the everything guide for kids who love space by Anderson, Amy (Amy Larissa), 1993- Space dictionary for kids - the everything guide for kids who love space

Packed with hundreds of illustrated definitions about astronomy and space, Space Dictionary for Kids is certain to spark any kid's enthusiasm for the solar system and galaxy. Explore cosmology, stars and galaxies, the solar system, space exploration, and exoplanets and astrobiology. Hop on an astronomy timeline to learn the story of how primitive ancient beliefs evolved over centuries to become a high-technology science. Crack up over the humorous sidebars that expand on the topic of space with

Jan 13, 2017
A Song About Myself by Raschka, Christopher A Song About Myself

Jan 13, 2017
Soldier song - a true story of the Civil War by Levy, Debbie, author. Soldier song - a true story of the Civil War

Jan 13, 2017
Social lives of pigs by Riley, Elliot, author. Social lives of pigs

Describes how pigs interact and express themselves.

Jan 13, 2017
Social lives of gorillas by Wilson, Rachel, 1977- author. Social lives of gorillas

WILDLIFE (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). A look at the social and emotional lives, as well as communication methods, of gorillas. Ages 7+

Jan 13, 2017
Skateboards by Lakin, Patricia, 1944- author. Skateboards

Jan 13, 2017
Shyness by Orr, Tamra, author. Shyness

Introduces readers to shyness through the story of a mother and her child running into a neighbor at the grocery store.

Jan 13, 2017
Sharks by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR) Sharks

Jan 13, 2017
Self-driving car by Currie, Stephen, 1960- author. Self-driving car

"Describes the invention and development of Self Driving Cars. Explores trials and tribulations along with the technological advances seen today. Includes glossary, websites, and bibliography for further reading"--Provided by publisher.

Jan 13, 2017
Secrets of the national parks - weird and wonderful facts about America's natural wonders by Weintraub, Eileen, author. Secrets of the national parks - weird and wonderful facts about America's natural wonders

A guide to some of America's most significant national parks reveals lesser-known points of interest and trivia about such sites as the Great Smoky Mountains, the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, and Denali.

Jan 13, 2017
Secrets of our nation's capital - weird and wonderful facts about Washington, DC by Lee, Susan Schader, author. Secrets of our nation's capital - weird and wonderful facts about Washington, DC

A treasury of facts and trivia about Washington, D.C. includes entries about the Capitol basement's ghost cat, the one-eared bust of President Lincoln, and the famous memorials at the National Mall.

Jan 13, 2017
The secret project by Winter, Jonah, 1962- author. The secret project

"The world's greatest scientists gather in a secret town in the desert to develop the atomic bomb."--

Jan 13, 2017
School of dragons - greatest inventions by Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco), 1962- author. School of dragons - greatest inventions

"The DreamWorks Dragons introduce young readers to the greatest inventions of all time, including transportation, clocks, communication, and more."--

Jan 13, 2017
Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Niver, Heather Moore, author. Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Profiles the Supreme Court justice, covering her childhood, education, personal style, and time on the Supreme Court.

Jan 13, 2017
Roots by Hansen, Grace, author. Roots

"A complicated topic is made easier with this title introducing roots and explaining their anatomy and how they help plants and soil. Labeled diagrams and photographs and a glossary will make learning about roots even simpler!"--

Jan 13, 2017
Rocks, Minerals and Gems by Farndon, John Rocks, Minerals and Gems

Jan 13, 2017
Robotics engineering and our automated world by Sjonger, Rebecca, author. Robotics engineering and our automated world

"Robots are machines that follow a decision-making process when performing tasks. They are playing an increasing role in manufacturing, agriculture, medicine, mining, and aerospace, as well as in our everyday lives. Readers will learn how robotics engineers find new ways for robots to do work that would be dangerous, time-consuming, dull, or impossible for humans to perform. Real-life examples and a design challenge help students understand key concepts related to the engineering design process,

Jan 13, 2017
Rally car racing by Bowman, Chris, 1990- Rally car racing

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

Jan 13, 2017
Pueblo by Lajiness, Katie, author. Pueblo

Jan 13, 2017
Pope Francis by Morreale, Marie, author. Pope Francis

Describes the life and achievements of Pope Francis, born Jorge Bergoglia in Argentina, now the first Latin American pope.

Jan 13, 2017
Polar bear babies by Ring, Susan, author. Polar bear babies

Repetitive, rhythmic text and sweet, accessible artwork introduce polar bears to young readers and explain how cubs practice their fishing, swimming and running skills to survive in their Arctic environment.

Jan 13, 2017
Pirates by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR) Pirates

Jan 13, 2017
Pararescue jumpers by Slater, Lee, 1969- author. Pararescue jumpers

Examines the history, duties, accomplishments, and gear of the U.S. Air Force's pararescue jumpers.

Jan 13, 2017
The Panama Canal by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951- author. The Panama Canal

"This title explores and explains how the Panama Canal was built. The canal's construction is described in terms of the engineering process"--

Jan 13, 2017
One minute till bedtime - 60-second poems to send you off to sleep by One minute till bedtime - 60-second poems to send you off to sleep

Book of bedtime poetry.

Jan 13, 2017
One last word - wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance by Grimes, Nikki, author. One last word - wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance

"In this collection of poetry, Nikki Grimes looks afresh at the poets of the Harlem Renaissance -- including voices like Langston Hughes, Georgia Douglas Johnson, and many more writers of importance and resonance from this era -- by combining their work with her own original poetry. Using "The Golden Shovel" poetic method, Grimes has written a collection of poetry that is as gorgeous as it is thought-provoking. This special book also includes original artwork in full-color from some of today's m

Jan 13, 2017
Olympians vs. Titans - an interactive mytholoical adventure by Gunderson, Jessica, author. Olympians vs. Titans - an interactive mytholoical adventure

"Takes readers on a self-guided tour of the mythical war between the Olympian and Titan gods with each choice affecting the outcome of the story"--

Jan 13, 2017
Night sky by Schneider, Howard, author. Night sky

Provides a guide for beginning stargazers, including sky maps and constellation charts, identification tips, and space facts and jokes.

Jan 13, 2017
Natumi takes the lead - the true story of an orphan elephant who finds family by Ellis, Gerry, author. Natumi takes the lead - the true story of an orphan elephant who finds family

After losing her mother, shy Natumi is rescued by a team from the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, an orphanage for baby elephants. At the shelter, Natumi hides behind keepers' legs to watch the other elephants at the shelter. But soon, she meets several other orphans, and the eight of them play together in the surrounding bush. As the babies become closer and more like a real family, they need a leader, someone they can trust. Can Natumi grow into this role? Join the herd to find out what happen

Jan 13, 2017
Muskrat by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Muskrat

Jan 13, 2017
Mistakes that worked - the world's familiar inventions and how they came to be by Jones, Charlotte Foltz, author. Mistakes that worked - the world's familiar inventions and how they came to be

"Do you know how many things in your daily life were invented by accident? SANDWICHES came about when an English earl was too busy gambling to eat his meal and needed to keep one hand free. POTATO CHIPS were first cooked by a chef who was furious when a customer complained that his fried potatoes weren't thin enough. Coca-Cola, Silly Putty, and X rays have fascinating stories behind them too! Their unusual tales, and many more, along with hilarious cartoons and weird, amazing facts, make up this

Jan 13, 2017
Martin Luther - "Here I stand..." by Elschner, Géraldine, author. Martin Luther - "Here I stand..."

"This handsome picture book biography of Martin Luther begins by clearly establishing the setting (1483, in the German Town of Eisleben) and then recounting the major events in Luther's life. Readers learn of his decision to become a monk and later a priest and a professor of theology; his opposition to several practices of the church, such as the selling of indulgences, or forgiveness of sins in exchange for money; and his nailing of the 95 theses enumerating his complaints to the door of the A

Jan 13, 2017
Living with wolves - true stories of adventures with animals by Dutcher, Jim, 1943- author, photographer. Living with wolves - true stories of adventures with animals

Jan 13, 2017
Life in motion - an unlikely ballerina by Copeland, Misty, author. Life in motion - an unlikely ballerina

Determination meets dance in this middle grade adaptation of the New York Times bestselling memoir by the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre history, Misty Copeland. Determination meets dance in this middle grade adaptation of the New York Times bestselling memoir by the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre history, Misty Copeland. Life in Motion is a story for all the kids who dare to be different, dream bigger, and want to break ste

Jan 13, 2017
LEGO Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu. secret world of the ninja by Hester, Beth Landis, author. LEGO Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu. secret world of the ninja

An introduction to the LEGO Ninjago heroes includes coverage of their enemies, battles, weapons, vehicles, dragons, and training regimens.

Jan 13, 2017
LEGO Nexo Knights. The book of knights by March, Julia, author. LEGO Nexo Knights. The book of knights

"Calling all Knights in Training! Prepare to enter the futuristic kingdom of Knighton. Join the heroic knights--Clay, Macy, Lance, Aaron, and Axl--as they battle armies of fiery monsters. See NEXO Powers in action and discover awesome vehicles and weapons."--Back cover.

Jan 13, 2017
The Lego Batman Movie - The Making of the Movie by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR) The Lego Batman Movie - The Making of the Movie

Jan 13, 2017
LEGO Batman movie - the essential guide by March, Julia, author. LEGO Batman movie - the essential guide

Profiles the heroes and villains of the LEGO movie and explores the film's settings through location spreads.

Jan 13, 2017
The LEGO animation book - make your own LEGO movies! by Pagano, David, author. The LEGO animation book - make your own LEGO movies!

"A guide to stop-motion LEGO animation, with instructions and exercises covering all the steps in the filmmaking process. Includes equipment suggestions, sound and lighting tips, animation and special effects techniques, storyboarding exercises, tricks for designing sets, and acting methods for minifigs"--

Jan 13, 2017
Learn to draw Disney Moana by Learn to draw Disney Moana

Presents step-by-step instructions for drawing characters from the movie Moana, including Moana, Maui, and other favorite characters.

Jan 13, 2017
Ladies of liberty - the women who shaped our nation by Roberts, Cokie, author. Ladies of liberty - the women who shaped our nation

Shares the stories of remarkable women who shaped American history between 1796 and 1828, including Dolley Madison, Theodosia Burr, and Sacajawea.

Jan 13, 2017
Krupp digging machine by Arnold, Quinn M., author. Krupp digging machine

"A high-interest introduction to the size, speed, and purpose of one of the world's largest excavators, including a brief history and what the future holds for the Krupp Digging Machine"--

Jan 13, 2017
Keith Haring - the boy who just kept drawing by Haring, Kay, author. Keith Haring - the boy who just kept drawing

Jan 13, 2017
It's Hanukkah! by Sebra, Richard, 1984- author. It's Hanukkah!

Jan 13, 2017
Isaac the Alchemist - Secrets of Isaac Newton, Reveal'd by Losure, Mary Isaac the Alchemist - Secrets of Isaac Newton, Reveal'd

Jan 13, 2017
International Space Station - an interactive space exploration adventure by Lassieur, Allison, author. International Space Station - an interactive space exploration adventure

"Explores various perspectives on the International Space Station. The reader's choices reveal the historical details"--

Jan 13, 2017
Incredible human body by Smith, Miranda (Children's nonfiction author), author. Incredible human body

"This photographic information book features facts about the human body. Children can read about the bones that make up a skeleton, what organs - like the heart and lungs - do, and how DNA makes us all unique. Kids can also discover facts about body processes, like respiration, digestion, and circulation"--

Jan 13, 2017
If you were me and lived in ... Australia - a child's introduction to cultures around the world. by Roman, Carole P., author. If you were me and lived in ... Australia - a child's introduction to cultures around the world.

See what life would be like if you lived in Australia. Australian words with a pronunciation guide is included.

Jan 13, 2017
If you were a kid on the Oregon Trail by Gregory, Josh, author. If you were a kid on the Oregon Trail

"As Josephine Jenkins sets off on the Oregon Trail with her mother and younger brothers to reunite with her father out West, she realizes that her beloved diary has gone missing. Meanwhile, her fellow traveler Stephen Byrd is sad to be leaving his friends behind as his family makes the move to Oregon. Follow Josephine and Stephen along the trail as they camp in the wilderness, look out over incredible landscapes, and prepare for their new lives in the West."--

Jan 13, 2017
If you were a kid during the Civil War by Mara, Wil, author. If you were a kid during the Civil War

Uses a story about two friends whose parents support opposite sides to introduce information about the Civil War and everyday life at that time.

Jan 13, 2017
If you were a kid during the civil rights movement by Hooks, Gwendolyn, author. If you were a kid during the civil rights movement

Jan 13, 2017
Icebreakers by Meister, Cari, author. Icebreakers

"Carefully leveled text in a narrative format couple with vibrant photograph to explore the function and features of icebreakers. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Jan 13, 2017
How to write your best story ever! by Edge, Christopher, author. How to write your best story ever!

Presents instructions for writing fictional stories, including tips on creating characters, crafting plot ideas, and utilizing imagination.

Jan 13, 2017
How the legislative branch works by Spalding, Maddie, 1990- author. How the legislative branch works

Discusses the legislative branch of the United States government, including what it is, its history, and its responsibilities.

Jan 13, 2017
How the judicial branch works by Krueger, Naomi J., author. How the judicial branch works

Discusses the judicial branch of the United States government, including what it is, its history, and its responsibilities.

Jan 13, 2017
How the executive branch works by Spalding, Maddie, 1990- author. How the executive branch works

An introduction to the executive branch of the United States government discusses its history, members, and responsibilities.

Jan 13, 2017
How LEDs work by Roland, James, author. How LEDs work

"This book will explain how light-emitting diodes (LEDs) work and what products they are used in, as well as comparing LEDs with traditional incandescent and fluorescent light bulbs."--

Jan 13, 2017
How elections work by Ford, Jeanne Marie, 1971- author. How elections work

Explores the United States election process, discussing who can vote, the process, and national elections.

Jan 13, 2017
How do tanks work? by Silverman, Buffy, author. How do tanks work?

"Young readers will love this exciting, in-depth yet accessible look at tanks, including how they work, the special equipment they need, and what makes them the toughest all-terrain vehicles on the planet"--Provided by publisher.

Jan 13, 2017
How do fire trucks work? by Silverman, Buffy, author. How do fire trucks work?

"Young readers will love this exciting, in-depth yet accessible look at fire trucks, including how they work, the special equipment they need, and how they help firefighters battle blazes to keep people and property safe"--Provided by publisher.

Jan 13, 2017
A horse's view of the world by Brett, Flora, author. A horse's view of the world

"From a horse's point of view, tells about horse senses, providing insight into horse behavior and abilities"--

Jan 13, 2017
Hidden figures - the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space by Lee Shetterly, Margot, author. Hidden figures - the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space

Explores the previously uncelebrated but pivotal contributions of NASA's African-American women mathematicians to America's space program, describing how Jim Crow laws segregated them from their white counterparts despite their groundbreaking successes.

Jan 13, 2017
Hercules and his 12 labors - an interactive mythological adventure by Fajardo, Anika, author. Hercules and his 12 labors - an interactive mythological adventure

"Interactive adventures about the mythical Greek hero Hercules and his 12 labors in You Choose format"--

Jan 13, 2017
Guarding supermax prisons by Spalding, Maddie, 1990- author. Guarding supermax prisons

See what goes into safely securing and guarding some of the world's most violent criminals in supermax prisons.

Jan 13, 2017
The great number rumble - a story of math in surprising places by Lee, Cora, author. The great number rumble - a story of math in surprising places

"Math can show up in the most unlikely places! When the schools in Jeremy|s town ban math, all the kids cheer, all except his friend Sam, a self-proclaimed mathnik, who sets out to prove that math is not only important, but fun. Running parallel to the fictional narrative are informative sidebars that discuss the weird, puzzling, and amusing aspects of mathematics. Some topics covered are math in nature, art, music, magic and tricks, crime solving, and sports"--Publisher's description.

Jan 13, 2017
Grandmother fish - a child's first book of evolution by Tweet, Jonathan, author. Grandmother fish - a child's first book of evolution

"Inquisitive young readers will delight in wiggling, chomping, squeaking, and hooting their way through our evolutionary family tree in this charming tale that answers one of life's biggest questions: where do we come from?"--

Jan 13, 2017
Grand Canyon by Chin, Jason, 1978- author. Grand Canyon

"An exploration of the Grand Canyon on a grand scale, as only Jason Chin can illustrate and explain."--

Jan 13, 2017
Girls play rugby by Jones, Emma, 1985- author. Girls play rugby

Examines the sport of rugby and how women all around the world engage in this rough game.

Jan 13, 2017
From raindrop to tap by Bright, Michael, author. From raindrop to tap

Describes the water cycle, following the journey of a raindrop from source to resource, and exploring how water is used in the home and in industry and why it is important to conserve water.

Jan 13, 2017
Frogs matter by Gagne, Tammy, author. Frogs matter

"What can we learn about the health of an ecosystem through frogs? This title takes readers to our freshwater sources to see how pollution is disrupting the reproduction and lives of frogs, how humans are to blame, and what we can do to fix it"--Publisher's website.

Jan 13, 2017
Frederick Douglass - the lion who wrote history by Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014. Frederick Douglass - the lion who wrote history

Jan 13, 2017
Find the constellations by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977. Find the constellations

This second edition of Find the Constellation contains star charts, a guide to the constellations, and details about seasons and the movement of the objects we see in the sky with planetary and solar system information in the latter part of the book. Facts and figures for each planet have been revised, and new scientific information has been added, such as Pluto's reclassification as a dwarf planet.

Jan 13, 2017
Fancy party gowns - the story of fashion designer Ann Cole Lowe by Blumenthal, Deborah, author. Fancy party gowns - the story of fashion designer Ann Cole Lowe

"As soon as Ann Cole Lowe could walk, her momma and grandma taught her to sew. When her mom died, Ann continued sewing dresses. It wasn't easy, especially when she went to design school and had to learn alone, segregated from the rest of the class. But the work she did set her spirit soaring, as evidenced in the clothes she made. Rarely credited, Ann Cole Lowe became "society's best kept secret." This beautiful picture book shines the spotlight on a figure who proved that with hard work and pass

Jan 13, 2017
Explore with Hernando de Soto by Stuckey, Rachel, author. Explore with Hernando de Soto

Presents a biography of the Spanish explorer who became the first European to reach the Mississippi River.

Jan 13, 2017
Everything reptiles by Hoena, B. A., author. Everything reptiles

Presents general information about different types of reptiles, looking at what they are, how they are classified, the characteristics of different species, their origins, and fun facts about them.

Jan 13, 2017
Emily Dickinson - poetry for kids by Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886, author. Emily Dickinson - poetry for kids

An illustrated introduction to the poetry of Emily Dickinson.

Jan 13, 2017
The Eiffel Tower by Roberts, Russell, author. The Eiffel Tower

Jan 13, 2017
Eat your greens, reds, yellows, and purples by Eat your greens, reds, yellows, and purples

With 25 delicious and simple vegetarian recipes, this healthy cookbook makes fruits and vegetables fun and delicious while teaching kids the benefits of eating healthy. Teach your kids how carrots help their vision while baking carrot and orange muffins or why peppers boost their immune system while making a red pepper hummus. Written in a tone that focuses on why colorful fruit and vegetables are good, this book is for parents looking for a way to get their children excited about fruit, vegeta

Jan 13, 2017
Dropping in on... Chicago by Staton, Hilarie N., author. Dropping in on... Chicago

Chicago is an amazing place full of fascinating history and invention. Drop in on the Windy City to learn all about its past and present from the time the city burned to the ground to the amazing way it was built back up to the bustling metropolis it is today. Find places to play in the parks or listen to concerts, view fireworks, or check yourself out in The Bean!

Jan 13, 2017
DK Children's illustrated encyclopedia by DK Children's illustrated encyclopedia

A highly illustrated one-volume encyclopedia containing entries ranging from Abolitionist movement to Zoos.

Jan 13, 2017
Dinosaur dictionary for kids - the everything guide for kids who love dinosaurs by Korpella, Bob, author. Dinosaur dictionary for kids - the everything guide for kids who love dinosaurs

"Packed with hundreds of illustrated definitions about dinosaurs and the world in which they lived, "Dinosaur Dictionary for Kids" is certain to spark any kid's enthusiasm for the age of dinosaurs. Explore the Mesozoic era. Learn about dinosaurs that lived on land, those that swam the waters, and species that patrolled the skies. Find out about dinosaur extinction, how scientists date fossils, and what it takes to become a paleontologist. "Dinosaur Dictionary for Kids" will be there when it's ti

Jan 13, 2017
Diggers by Meister, Cari, author. Diggers

Explains what a digger is, how they work, and why they are important.

Jan 13, 2017
The Declaration of Independence by Meinking, Mary, author. The Declaration of Independence

Examines the factors that led to the Declaration of Independence and the conditions that resulted from it.

Jan 13, 2017
Crop circles by O'Keefe, Emily, author. Crop circles

Readers will learn about the strange designs found in farm fields with explanations of possible alien connections, hoaxes, and famous crop circle sites.

Jan 13, 2017
Create your own podcast by Anniss, Matt, author. Create your own podcast

"Practical tips on how to make your own podcast, from planning and preparing to actually recording, editing, and posting your work"--

Jan 13, 2017
The college football championship - the fight for the top spot by Doeden, Matt. The college football championship - the fight for the top spot

"Doeden takes readers on a journey from the disorganized games of the early years to the most recent playoffs to determine the best college team in the nation. Along the way, discover some of the most incredible moments, games, blunders, and statistics in the history of college football championships"--Amazon.com.

Jan 13, 2017
The Bill of Rights by Lüsted, Marcia Amidon, author. The Bill of Rights

Explains how the American Constitution is amended and examines the first ten amendments and the freedoms they provide.

Jan 13, 2017
Big dogs, little dogs - a visual guide to the world's dogs by Medway, Jim, author. Big dogs, little dogs - a visual guide to the world's dogs

Provides information on different types of dogs, including working dogs, sporting dogs, and toy dogs.

Jan 13, 2017
Bicycles by Lakin, Patricia, 1944- author. Bicycles

"Go behind the scenes and learn how craftsman Aaron Dykstra makes one-of-a-kind bicycles by hand with this nonfiction book that's full of photographs and illustrations about his process. Aaron Dykstra of Six-Eleven Bicycles in Roanoke, Virginia, got hisfirst job at a small local bike shop when he was fifteen and he spent the majority of his teen years riding and racing bikes. After a stint in the air force, Aaron realized his true passion was on land: making these beautiful machines. This book

Jan 13, 2017
Being your best at cheerleading by Yomtov, Nelson. Being your best at cheerleading

Jan 13, 2017
Being your best at baseball by Yomtov, Nelson. Being your best at baseball

Looks at the history of baseball, explaining different positions on a team, the way a field is arranged, and the rules of the game.

Jan 13, 2017
Becoming a grasshopper by Hansen, Grace, author. Becoming a grasshopper

Introduction to the life cycle and characteristics of grasshoppers.

Jan 13, 2017
Becoming a dragonfly by Hansen, Grace, author. Becoming a dragonfly

Describes the various stages in the life cycle of a dragonfly, from the egg to the adult dragonfly that emerges from the nymph state and adapts to life on land.

Jan 13, 2017
Auroras - behind the Northern and Southern lights by Peters, Elisa, author. Auroras - behind the Northern and Southern lights

Explains what auroras are, including how they form and where they are found.

Jan 13, 2017
Astronomy lab for kids - 52 family-friendly activities by Nichols, Michelle. Astronomy lab for kids - 52 family-friendly activities

Introduces readers to the basics of space in lessons that can be done with everyday items from around your house.

Jan 13, 2017
Astronomy in the real world by Hamen, Susan E., author. Astronomy in the real world

Take a look into the fascinating world of astronomy, why it is an intriguing STEM career, and the amazing work scientists in this field have accomplished throughout the years.

Jan 13, 2017
Artificial eyes by Sheen, Barbara, author. Artificial eyes

"Describes the invention and development of Artificial Eyes. Explores trials and tribulations along with the technological advances seen today. Includes glossary, websites, and bibliography for further reading"--

Jan 13, 2017
Antonov An-225 Mriya by Arnold, Quinn M., author. Antonov An-225 Mriya

"A high-interest introduction to the size, speed, and purpose of the world's largest cargo plane, including a brief history and what the future holds for the Antonov An-225"--

Jan 13, 2017
Anger by Orr, Tamra, author. Anger

Introduces readers to the emotion of anger, looking into what it is, when it happens, why it can happen and how to handle it.

Jan 13, 2017
Ancient Egypt by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR) Ancient Egypt

Jan 13, 2017
Ambulances by Meister, Cari, author. Ambulances

"Carefully leveled text in a narrative format couple with vibrant photograph to explore the function and features of ambulances. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Jan 13, 2017
Alcatraz - a chilling interactive adventure by Chandler, Matt, author. Alcatraz - a chilling interactive adventure

"You Choose adventure that takes place at Alcatraz Island"--

Jan 13, 2017
50 things you should know about space by Prinja, Raman, 1961- author. 50 things you should know about space

Everything you need to know about space is condensed into 50 bite-sized chunks. --Publisher.

Jan 13, 2017
3D printing - science, technology, engineering by Otfinoski, Steven, author. 3D printing - science, technology, engineering

"Learn about the history of 3D printing and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field"--

Jan 13, 2017
12 incredible facts about the first moon landing by Smibert, Angie, author. 12 incredible facts about the first moon landing

Describes the United States' first moon landing, providing information on both international and domestic events leading up to the launch of Apollo 11 in 1969, such as the launch of Sputnik and the failure of Apollo 1.

Jan 13, 2017
Shyness by Orr, Tamra, author. Shyness

Introduces readers to shyness through the story of a mother and her child running into a neighbor at the grocery store.

Jan 14, 2017
One last word - wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance by Grimes, Nikki, author. One last word - wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance

"In this collection of poetry, Nikki Grimes looks afresh at the poets of the Harlem Renaissance -- including voices like Langston Hughes, Georgia Douglas Johnson, and many more writers of importance and resonance from this era -- by combining their work with her own original poetry. Using "The Golden Shovel" poetic method, Grimes has written a collection of poetry that is as gorgeous as it is thought-provoking. This special book also includes original artwork in full-color from some of today's m

Jan 14, 2017
A horse's view of the world by Brett, Flora, author. A horse's view of the world

"From a horse's point of view, tells about horse senses, providing insight into horse behavior and abilities"--

Jan 14, 2017
Alcatraz - a chilling interactive adventure by Chandler, Matt, author. Alcatraz - a chilling interactive adventure

"You Choose adventure that takes place at Alcatraz Island"--

Jan 14, 2017
You wouldn't want to live without money! by Woolf, Alex, 1964-, author. You wouldn't want to live without money!

Money allows people to exchange goods and services. How would you buy things without money? A simple timeline provides an easily understood history of money.

Jan 19, 2017
Why is art full of naked people? - and other vital questions about art by Hodge, Susie, 1960-, author. Why is art full of naked people? - and other vital questions about art

Artists ask questions when they make art and viewers ask questions when they look at art. This gently provocative book provides an engaging way for young people to start asking and answering questions for themselves. Why is art full of naked people? is structured around 22 questions, each one tackled over two spreads. The opening spread explores the question and answer, inviting the reader to study a full-bleed image of an important artwork. The second spread shows a selection of work on the the

Jan 19, 2017
Who was Charlie Chaplin? by Demuth, Patricia, author. Who was Charlie Chaplin?

"Charlie Chaplin sang on a London stage for the first time at the age of five. Performing proved to be his salvation, providing a way out of a life of hardship and poverty. Success came early and made Chaplin one of the best loved people in the United States until the McCarthy witch hunts drove Chaplin from his adopted country. This is a moving portrait of a multi-talented man -- actor, director, writer, even music composer -- and the complicated times he lived in." --

Jan 19, 2017
What's the big deal about first ladies? by Shamir, Ruby, author. What's the big deal about first ladies?

Discusses what made each first lady unique and describes their role, ambitions, and partnerships with their presidential husbands.

Jan 19, 2017
West Highlands, Scotties, and other terriers by Gagne, Tammy, author. West Highlands, Scotties, and other terriers

"Informative text and vivid photos introduce readers to various terrier dog breeds"--

Jan 19, 2017
Weird butterflies & moths by Orenstein, Ronald I. (Ronald Isaac), 1946- author. Weird butterflies & moths

Looks at some of the most rare and interesting species of butterflies and moths from all over the world.

Jan 19, 2017
The untold story of the Black regiment - fighting in the revolutionary war by Burgan, Michael, author. The untold story of the Black regiment - fighting in the revolutionary war

Jan 19, 2017
Underneath my bed - list poems by Cleary, Brian P., 1959- author. Underneath my bed - list poems

Explains how to compose a list poem and presents a collection of fifteen list poems on a variety of topics, including summer camp, the bus stop, a wish list, and the lost and found.

Jan 19, 2017
U.S. Marine raider missions - a timeline by Simons, Lisa M. B., 1969- author. U.S. Marine raider missions - a timeline

"Introduces readers to major special operation missions of the US Marine Corps in a timeline format"--

Jan 19, 2017
Tugboats by Meister, Cari. Tugboats

Jan 19, 2017
Taxes at work by Mara, Wil, author. Taxes at work

Jan 19, 2017
Taking action to improve schools by Lawson, Sabina, author. Taking action to improve schools

Profiles individuals involved in improving access to education, school policies, cultural and gender issues, and school safety, including resistance to testing, overcrowding, homelessness, equality in sports, and wheelchair accessibility. --Publisher

Jan 19, 2017
Taking action to help the environment by Braun, Eric, 1971- Taking action to help the environment

Profiles four environmentalists who are helping to save the world's wildlife, fighting for safe food, promoting clean energy, and battling against climate change. --Publisher

Jan 19, 2017
Taking action for civil and political rights by Braun, Eric, 1971- author. Taking action for civil and political rights

Profiles individuals involved in such issues as representative government, equal rights, worker's rights, and freedom of information, including activists in Hong Kong, Black Lives Matter leaders, and Edward Snowden. --Publisher

Jan 19, 2017
Superman science - the real-world science behind Superman's powers by Biskup, Agnieszka, author. Superman science - the real-world science behind Superman's powers

Jan 19, 2017
The stars - a new way to see them by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977, author. The stars - a new way to see them

A simple guide to the location and recognition of stars and constellations presents the constellations in shapes that correspond sensibly to their names.

Jan 19, 2017
Spaniels, retrievers, and other sporting dogs by Gagne, Tammy, author. Spaniels, retrievers, and other sporting dogs

"Informative text and vivid photos introduce readers to various sporting dog breeds"--

Jan 19, 2017
Sometimes jokes aren't funny - what to do about hidden bullying by Doering, Amanda F., 1980- author. Sometimes jokes aren't funny - what to do about hidden bullying

"Sensitive, narrative text from illustrated animal characters shows readers what covert bullying is and provides possible solutions to stop it"--

Jan 19, 2017
Shakespeare - investigate the bard's influence on today's world by Diehn, Andi, author. Shakespeare - investigate the bard's influence on today's world

Explores the language and themes of Shakespeare's plays and examines the playwright's reach in today's books, music, and movies.

Jan 19, 2017
Shackles from the deep - discovering the story of slavery on the seafloor by Cottman, Michael H., author. Shackles from the deep - discovering the story of slavery on the seafloor

Jan 19, 2017
Serena vs. Venus - how a photograph spotlighted the fight for equality by Smith-Llera, Danielle, 1971- author. Serena vs. Venus - how a photograph spotlighted the fight for equality

Jan 19, 2017
Samoyeds by Polinsky, Paige V., author. Samoyeds

Jan 19, 2017
Russia by Blake, Kevin, 1978- author. Russia

Jan 19, 2017
Rise of the rogues by Davies, Beth, author. Rise of the rogues

Meet the vile villains trying to take over Gotham City.

Jan 19, 2017
Rat terriers by Polinsky, Paige V., author. Rat terriers

With a wag and a "woof," this book invites readers to meet the Rat Terrier. Readers will examine the history, physical attributes, development, and behavior of the Rat Terrier breed. Coat, color, size, and care instructions are also discussed.

Jan 19, 2017
Presidents of the United States by Presidents of the United States

Did you know that James Monroe was the first president to appear without a wig in public? Or that George W. Bush appointed the first African-American secretary of state? Presidents of the United States invites the reader inside the White House to discover fascinating facts about the U.S. commanders-in-chief-their origins, accomplishments, and place in history-as told through famous quotes, important historical dates, and a timeline of events. Special sections cover the election process, the bran

Jan 19, 2017
Polar bears matter by Gagne, Tammy, author. Polar bears matter

"What can we learn about the health of an ecosystem through polar bears? This title takes readers to polar bear habitats to understand why polar bears are suffering, what humans are doing to make matters worse, and the ways humans can help to ultimately save polar bears and Earth"--Publisher's website.

Jan 19, 2017
Pirates and shipwrecks - real tales of terror on the high seas - true stories by McCarthy, Tom, 1952- author. Pirates and shipwrecks - real tales of terror on the high seas - true stories

Each of the true tales in Pirates and Shipwrecks, including stories about pirate Barbarossa and adventurer John Franklin, is paired with interesting facts about the setting, industry, and time period.

Jan 19, 2017
Pathfinders - the journeys of 16 extraordinary Black souls by Bolden, Tonya, author. Pathfinders - the journeys of 16 extraordinary Black souls

Profiles sixteen high-achieving African Americans, including magician Richard Potter, concert singer Sissieretta Jones, and architect Paul R. Williams.

Jan 19, 2017
Pakistan by Cantor, Rachel Anne, author. Pakistan

Jan 19, 2017
The owl and the pussy-cat by Lear, Edward, 1812-1888, author. The owl and the pussy-cat

On a sea voyage, the owl and the pussycat decide to marry as soon as they can find a ring.

Jan 19, 2017
One proud penny by Siegel, Randy, author. One proud penny

Jan 19, 2017
Nonfiction in motion - connecting preschoolers with nonfiction books through movement by Dietzel-Glair, Julie, 1976- author. Nonfiction in motion - connecting preschoolers with nonfiction books through movement

"An underutilized source for storytime programs, quality nonfiction books can help bridge the reading gap between preschool boys and girls; boys enjoy facts and "true stuff," and including these books in storytime helps boys see that reading can be fun. Here, Dietzel-Glair spotlights a multitude of nonfiction titles published since 2005 that will engage young children's curiosity while activating learning through movement-based activities. A huge time-saver for storytime planners and presenters

Jan 19, 2017
The Negro Leagues by Doeden, Matt, author. The Negro Leagues

Jan 19, 2017
My first karate class by Capucilli, Alyssa Satin, 1957- author. My first karate class

Jan 19, 2017
My first ballet class by Capucilli, Alyssa Satin, 1957- author. My first ballet class

Photographs of young ballet dancers demonstrate warm-up exercises, the first two positions and other simple steps, and working at the barre.

Jan 19, 2017
Modeling clay - with 3 basic shapes by Cuxart, Bernadette, author. Modeling clay - with 3 basic shapes

Provides instructions for making animals using three basic shapes, covering techniques, creating new colors, and adding finishing touches.

Jan 19, 2017
Mission to Pluto - the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt by Carson, Mary Kay, author. Mission to Pluto - the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt

"Follow a spacecraft the size of a piano, named New Horizons, on the first ever spacecraft mission to Pluto, the space entity formerly known as a planet, in the latest addition to the epic and authoritative Scientists in the Field series."--

Jan 19, 2017
Mickey Mantle - the Commerce Comet by Winter, Jonah, 1962- author. Mickey Mantle - the Commerce Comet

Jan 19, 2017
Martin's dream day by Kelley, Kitty, author. Martin's dream day

Jan 19, 2017
Malala Yousafzai by McAneney, Caitie, author. Malala Yousafzai

Jan 19, 2017
Maker projects for kids who love woodworking by Levete, Sarah, author. Maker projects for kids who love woodworking

"This amazing title instructs young readers on how to shape wooden objects based on their own, unique ideas. Kids will explore this exciting and popular field by learning a few basic techniques of woodworking and what tools to use, which they can then experiment with in safe and accessible projects. "Makers and Shakers" sidebars introduce kids to furniture makers and builders and to different styles in woodworking."--

Jan 19, 2017
Maker projects for kids who love paper engineering by Sjonger, Rebecca, author. Maker projects for kids who love paper engineering

"This interesting title unfolds the art and science of paper engineering. Readers interested in crafting and designing patterns and structures will be inspired to create "Maker" projects using paper--a medium readily accessible to any classroom or library. Kids will learn about popular trends and possibilities in paper engineering, and how great engineers in many different fields often visualize and create their most amazing projects in paper models first. Readers are encouraged to experiment wi

Jan 19, 2017
Mae Jemison - trailblazing astronaut, doctor, and teacher by Barghoorn, Linda, author. Mae Jemison - trailblazing astronaut, doctor, and teacher

"The first African American woman to travel in space, Mae Jemison has broken barriers in science and medicine to become one of the most admired women worldwide. This fascinating book describes how Jemison refused to let anyone stand in the way of her dreams. She became a doctor and worked in the Peace Corps until NASA invited her to join the astronaut program. Today, she is an important advocate for science in education--especially for girls and women. Jemison also continues to push scientific r

Jan 19, 2017
Little kids first big book of birds by Hughes, Catherine D., author. Little kids first big book of birds

A fact-filled introduction to a variety of birds expands from backyard favorites to rainforest exotics.

Jan 19, 2017
Let's clap, jump, sing, & shout; dance, spin, & turn it out! - games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood by McKissack, Pat, 1944- author. Let's clap, jump, sing, & shout; dance, spin, & turn it out! - games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood

Jan 19, 2017
Lego Star Wars. Chronicles of the force by Bray, Adam, author. Lego Star Wars. Chronicles of the force

Source other than Library of Congress.

Jan 19, 2017
The legendary Miss Lena Horne by Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author. The legendary Miss Lena Horne

Surveys the life of the actress and civil rights activist, describing her childhood, early years in vaudeville, and achievements as the first African American actress to be offered a studio contract.

Jan 19, 2017
Learn to draw Disney classic animated movies by Learn to draw Disney classic animated movies

Learn to draw all of your favorite characters from classic Disney movies! Featured drawing subjects include Alice, the Queen of Hearts, the Mad Hatter and the March Hare, the Cheshire Cat, Mowgli, Baloo, Kaa, Shere Khan, Sorcerer's Apprentice Mickey, Yen Sid, Cruella De Vil, Pongo, Peter Pan, the Darling Children, Tinker Bell, Captain Hook, Mr. Smee, Tod, Copper, Bambi, Thumper, Pinocchio, Jiminy Cricket, Geppetto, Lady, Tramp, Thomas O'Malley, Duchess, Marie, Dumbo, and Timothy Q. Mouse. Tips a

Jan 19, 2017
A kids' guide to America's first ladies by Krull, Kathleen, author. A kids' guide to America's first ladies

Examines America's first ladies and how they helped advance women's rights, political causes and other important progressive changes.

Jan 19, 2017
If you were a kid in the thirteen colonies by Mara, Wil, author. If you were a kid in the thirteen colonies

Uses a story about two neighbors, an English girl and a Dutch boy, to introduce information about everyday life in the American colonies for prosperous longtime settlers and poorer new immigrants.

Jan 19, 2017
If you were a kid during the American Revolution by Mara, Wil, author. If you were a kid during the American Revolution

Uses a story about two Boston cousins whose fathers are about to be arrested by British soldiers to introduce information about the American Revolution and everyday life at that time.

Jan 19, 2017
Huskies, Mastiffs, and other working dogs by Gagne, Tammy, author. Huskies, Mastiffs, and other working dogs

"Informative text and vivid photos introduce readers to various working dog breeds"--

Jan 19, 2017
How to live like a Stone-Age hunter by Ganeri, Anita, 1961- How to live like a Stone-Age hunter

Provides a brief look at human history and describes the skills, tools, shelter, art, and daily life of a Stone-Age hunter.

Jan 19, 2017
How the executive branch works by Spalding, Maddie, 1990- author. How the executive branch works

"Learn about the President, the presidential advisors, and the departments that manage the nation's laws and keep it operating smoothly."--Publisher's website.

Jan 19, 2017
How LEDs work by Roland, James, author. How LEDs work

"This book will explain how light-emitting diodes (LEDs) work and what products they are used in, as well as comparing LEDs with traditional incandescent and fluorescent light bulbs."--

Jan 19, 2017
How elections work by Ford, Jeanne Marie, 1971- author. How elections work

Explores the United States election process, discussing who can vote, the process, and national elections.

Jan 19, 2017
How do trains work? by Silverman, Buffy, author. How do trains work?

"Young readers will love this exciting, in-depth yet accessible look at trains, including how they work, the special equipment they need, and how they tote thousands of tons of cargo down the tracks"--Provided by publisher.

Jan 19, 2017
How do monster trucks work? by Silverman, Buffy, author. How do monster trucks work?

"Young readers will love this exciting, in-depth yet accessible look at monster trucks, including how they work, the special equipment they need, and how they crush puny cars under their enormous tires"--Provided by publisher.

Jan 19, 2017
Guts & glory - World War II by Thompson, Ben, 1980- author. Guts & glory - World War II

From massive aerial battles that clouded the skies with planes to deathly secret operations deep behind enemy lines, the events of World War II are some of the most awe-inspiring of all time. Discover legendary commanders, tremendous fights, elite soldiers, and courageous individuals whose deeds truly made the difference in this jaw-dropping guide to the biggest war the world has ever seen.

Jan 19, 2017
Ground zero - how a photograph sent a message of hope by Nardo, Don, 1947- author. Ground zero - how a photograph sent a message of hope

"Discusses the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and the iconic photo of three firemen raising a flag at Ground Zero that typified the strong American spirit"--

Jan 19, 2017
The gift of the unicorn and other animal helper tales for storytellers, educators, and librarians by Keding, Dan, author. The gift of the unicorn and other animal helper tales for storytellers, educators, and librarians

Jan 19, 2017
Germs - fact and fiction, friends and foes by Cline-Ransome, Lesa, author. Germs - fact and fiction, friends and foes

"This clever and informative picture book introduces young readers to the world of good and bad bacteria--germs!"--

Jan 19, 2017
The further adventures of the owl and the pussy-cat by Donaldson, Julia, author. The further adventures of the owl and the pussy-cat

"The Owl and the pussy-cat sailed away in a beautiful blue balloon. They took some jam, and a honey-roast ham, which they ate with their runcible spoon."--Back cover.

Jan 19, 2017
Frederick Douglass - the lion who wrote history by Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014. Frederick Douglass - the lion who wrote history

Jan 19, 2017
Foxhounds, Coonhounds, and other hound dogs by Gagne, Tammy, author. Foxhounds, Coonhounds, and other hound dogs

"Informative text and vivid photos introduce readers to various hound dog breeds"--

Jan 19, 2017
Fly Guy presents - weather by Arnold, Tedd, author. Fly Guy presents - weather

"Fly Guy is buzzing over to the weather station today. Come along to learn all about weather!"--Back cover.

Jan 19, 2017
The fire station by Murray, Julie, 1969- author. The fire station

"The fire station is an important place in our communities. Kids will learn about why fire stations are needed, who works there, and what kinds of things happen there. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards"--

Jan 19, 2017
Fault lines & tectonic plates - discover what happens when the earth's crust moves - with 25 projects /. by Reilly, Kathleen M. Fault lines & tectonic plates - discover what happens when the earth's crust moves - with 25 projects /.

Learn about earthquakes and volcanoes and how the earth's surface is always changing.

Jan 19, 2017
Explore with Hernando de Soto by Stuckey, Rachel, author. Explore with Hernando de Soto

Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto is known for leading the first European expedition to discoverand crossthe Mississippi River. This intriguing book describes his career beginning with being a leader in the Spanish conquests of Central America and Peru, making first contact with the Inca emperor Atahuallpa, and being made the governor of Cuba. He was also a fierce and controversial explorer, who was involved in many conflicts with the Native Americans who lived in the lands he explored and conqu

Jan 19, 2017
Explore predators and prey! by Blobaum, Cindy, 1966- author. Explore predators and prey!

Jan 19, 2017
Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport by Berne, Emma Carlson, author. Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport

Tells the stories of several thousand Jewish children rescued from Nazi Germany during World War II and brought to new homes in the United Kingdom.

Jan 19, 2017
Elon Musk - and the quest for a fantastic future by Vance, Ashlee, author. Elon Musk - and the quest for a fantastic future

An authorized portrait of one of Silicon Valley's most dynamic entrepreneurs evaluates his role in the successes of such innovations as Tesla and Space X while evaluating America's technological competitiveness.

Jan 19, 2017
Does the yeti exist? by Hunter, Nick, author. Does the yeti exist?

Jan 19, 2017
The Disney princess cookbook - 50 delicious recipes! by Littlefield, Cindy A., author. The Disney princess cookbook - 50 delicious recipes!

Jan 19, 2017
Discover cryobiology by Amstutz, Lisa J., author. Discover cryobiology

"Discover how scientists are using extremely low temperatures to save lives. Explore the theories behind cryobiology in this high-interest book that uses simple language and striking photos to engage even the most reluctant readers"--

Jan 19, 2017
Diggers by Meister, Cari, author. Diggers

Jan 19, 2017
The Declaration of Independence by Meinking, Mary, author. The Declaration of Independence

"Learn about the key role of the Declaration of Independence in our nation's past and its continued importance to Americans today."--Publisher's website.

Jan 19, 2017
D'Aulaires' book of Norwegian folktales by D'Aulaire, Ingri, 1904-1980, editor, illustrator. D'Aulaires' book of Norwegian folktales

Twenty-one of the Norwegian folk tales collected by Asbjørnsen and Moe telling of trolls, sprites, princesses, cinderlads, talking cats, and mountains made of glass.

Jan 19, 2017
Creatures close up by Martin, Philippe, 1954- photographer. Creatures close up

This stunning book looks at nature using a revolutionary method of extreme close-up photography. --Publisher

Jan 19, 2017
Cottonmouth by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Cottonmouth

Explores the eating habits, physical features, habitat, and life cycle of cottonmouths.

Jan 19, 2017
Concrete mixers by Meister, Cari, author. Concrete mixers

Jan 19, 2017
Collies, Corgis, and other herding dogs by Gagne, Tammy, author. Collies, Corgis, and other herding dogs

"Informative text and vivid photos introduce readers to various herding dog breeds"--

Jan 19, 2017
Children of the past - archaeology and the lives of kids by Huey, Lois Miner, author. Children of the past - archaeology and the lives of kids

Jan 19, 2017
Chihuahuas, Pomeranians, and other toy dogs by Gagne, Tammy, author. Chihuahuas, Pomeranians, and other toy dogs

"Informative text and vivid photos introduce readers to various toy dog breeds"--

Jan 19, 2017
Chameleons by Bodden, Valerie, author. Chameleons

"A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of chameleons, the color-changing reptiles. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why chameleons shake while they walk"--

Jan 19, 2017
Bulldogs, Poodles, Dalmatians, and other non-sporting dogs by Gagne, Tammy, author. Bulldogs, Poodles, Dalmatians, and other non-sporting dogs

"Informative text and vivid photos introduce readers to various non-sporting dog breeds"--

Jan 19, 2017
Bugs, bees, and other buzzy creatures. by Bugs, bees, and other buzzy creatures.

Find out about amazing ants, dazzling dragonflies, and brilliant beetles. Then get crafty and make a bug, decorate a butterfly, or even bake delicious honey cookies.--

Jan 19, 2017
Brazil by Markovics, Joyce L., author. Brazil

Jan 19, 2017
Blue jays by Amstutz, Lisa J. Blue jays

"Simple text and full-color photographs introduce blue jays"--

Jan 19, 2017
The Bill of Rights by Lüsted, Marcia Amidon, author. The Bill of Rights

Provides an overview of the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution.

Jan 19, 2017
Benjamin Franklin's wise words - how to work smart, play well, and make real friends by Kostyal, K. M., 1951- author. Benjamin Franklin's wise words - how to work smart, play well, and make real friends

Presents a collection of the Founding Fathers famous quotes as culled from Poor Richards Almanack, his personal letters and other writings, and offers advice on subjects ranging from good citizenship and manners to friendship and happiness.

Jan 19, 2017
Being your best at soccer by Yomtov, Nelson. Being your best at soccer

Jan 19, 2017
Bees matter by Wassall, Erika, author. Bees matter

"This title takes readers through our warming world where bee habitats are dwindling. Learn why humans are the cause of dropping bee populations and what we can do to help them bounce back"--Publisher.

Jan 19, 2017
Army Rangers by Slater, Lee, 1969- author. Army Rangers

Examines the history, duties, accomplishments, and gear of the U.S. Army Rangers.

Jan 19, 2017
Animals by Mills, Andrea, author. Animals

Introduces animals, describing the physical characteristics and behavior of different animal groups, including how they hunt, defend themselves, and attract a mate.--

Jan 19, 2017
Ambulances to the rescue around the world by Staniford, Linda. Ambulances to the rescue around the world

"How do the emergency services in different countries of the world rescue people? How do they travel and what equipment do they use? This book looks at the work of ambulance services around the world, including how they take sick and injured people to hospitals and how they care for patients during transport" --

Jan 19, 2017
Ambulances by Meister, Cari, author. Ambulances

"Carefully leveled text in a narrative format couple with vibrant photograph to explore the function and features of ambulances. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Jan 19, 2017
Ali's knockout punch - how a photograph stunned the boxing world by Burgan, Michael, author. Ali's knockout punch - how a photograph stunned the boxing world

Jan 19, 2017
Abraham by Keating, Francis Anthony, 1944- Abraham

Jan 19, 2017
5 giraffes by Dagg, Anne Innis, author. 5 giraffes

"The latest in the 5 Animals series, with an introduction by Rob Laidlaw, 5 Giraffes profiles five unique giraffes from both captivity and the wild. Accompanying the five giraffe profiles is information on their diet, social life, and chapters on some of their more unique aspects, like the giraffe's unusual body. Includes full color photographs throughout, glossary, bibliography, table of contents and index." -- Amazon.com

Jan 19, 2017
12 incredible facts about the first moon landing by Smibert, Angie, author. 12 incredible facts about the first moon landing

This title examines 12 facts about the first moon landing.

Jan 19, 2017