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101 dog tricks, kids edition - fun and easy activities, games, and crafts by Sundance, Kyra, author.

101 dog tricks, kids edition - fun and easy activities, games, and crafts

Offers instructions to teach the family dog tricks, including peekaboo, hoop jump, and handstand.

Nov 28, 2014
5 elephants by Laidlaw, Rob, 1954- author.

5 elephants

Nov 27, 2014
A day I remember - an Indian wedding by Das, Prodeepta, author.

A day I remember - an Indian wedding

This is a day that Swayam will always remember: he's going to be "Markundi", the boy who keeps the bridegroom (his uncle) company through the wedding preparations.

Nov 21, 2014
A field guide to elves, dwarves, and other magical folk by Sautter, Aaron.

A field guide to elves, dwarves, and other magical folk

"Describes the features and characteristics of magical fantasy creatures in a quick-reference format"--

Nov 23, 2014
Airplanes by Hicks, Kelli L.

Airplanes

Nov 28, 2014
Alice Waters and the trip to delicious by Martin, Jacqueline Briggs, author.

Alice Waters and the trip to delicious

Chef Alice Waters takes her friends on a tour of healthy eating.

Nov 27, 2014
Amazing world atlas by Murrell, Deborah, 1963- author.

Amazing world atlas

Nov 28, 2014
Ancient animals - saber-toothed cat by Thomson, Sarah L., author.

Ancient animals - saber-toothed cat

Nov 27, 2014
Animals that make me say ouch! by Cusick, Dawn, author.

Animals that make me say ouch!

For more than forty-five years, the National Wildlife Federation has been dazzling families with amazing images and stories. Get ready for some supersonic fun that will make you say OUCH! Discover talon strength in birds of prey, sharp claws in lions and pumas, chewing mouthparts in insects, venom in snakes, and toxins in frogs. More? You want more? How about skunks that eat bees, stinging cells in jellyfish, meerkats that eat scorpions, caterpillars with spines, badgers and bears that bite, and

Nov 27, 2014
Animals that make me say wow! by Cusick, Dawn, author.

Animals that make me say wow!

"Cusick explores how gravity-defying flight, coiled and tubelike tongues, bite-proof armor and other surprising adaptations in animal bodies and behavior provide a competitive edge. This presentation of amazing animal facts is loosely organized into three sections: defense, foraging and anatomy. There's a short introduction for each section followed by a series of boxed explanations interspersed among a gallery of close-up photographs, mostly from the National Wildlife Federation archives. Some

Nov 21, 2014
Animator - the coolest jobs on the planet by Bancroft, Tom, author.

Animator - the coolest jobs on the planet

"Find out what's involved in becoming a film animator from a top professional in the field. You'll find out about the animator's heroes, the equipment and skills he uses, and the challenges of producing the illusion of movement from thousands of images called frames!"--

Nov 21, 2014
Argentina by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Argentina

Photographs and text provide information about the country of Argentina.

Nov 28, 2014
Ariana Grande by Morreale, Marie, author.

Ariana Grande

With her starring roles on two Nickelodeon sitcoms and smash hit pop albums, Ariana Grande has become a major force in the entertainment world. Readers will find out how Ariana got her start on the stage of a Broadway musical, how she broke through to a huge audience on TV, what her day-to-day life is like, and what she plans on doing next.

Nov 28, 2014
Atlantis by Karst, Ken.

Atlantis

"An investigative approach to the curious phenomena and mysterious circumstances surrounding Atlantis, from historical accounts to popular mythic qualities to hard facts"--

Nov 27, 2014
Audacious aviators - true stories of adventurers' thrilling flights by Green, Jen.

Audacious aviators - true stories of adventurers' thrilling flights

This book tells the stories of adventurers who have defied gravity and soared above the Earth, from pioneer aviators and astronauts to the free-falling fearlessness of Felix Baumgartner.

Nov 21, 2014
Australia by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Australia

Introduces Australia, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Ballerina dreams - from orphan to dancer by DePrince, Michaela, author.

Ballerina dreams - from orphan to dancer

Nov 21, 2014
Ballet spectacular - a young ballet lover's guide and an insight into a magical world by Miles, Lisa, author.

Ballet spectacular - a young ballet lover's guide and an insight into a magical world

An introduction to ballet features facts on the dance discipline's history, basic steps, costumes, and famous dancers, and includes details of iconic performances from the Royal Ballet.

Nov 27, 2014
Baltimore Ravens by Frisch, Aaron, 1975-2013.

Baltimore Ravens

"An elementary look at the Baltimore Ravens professional football team, including its formation in 1996, most memorable players, Super Bowl championship, and stars of today"--Provided by publisher.

Nov 27, 2014
Be safe around strangers by Heos, Bridget.

Be safe around strangers

"An older child walks home from school with a younger child and teaches him which strangers are safe to ask for help and which aren't"--

Nov 21, 2014
Be safe on your bike by Heos, Bridget, author.

Be safe on your bike

"Samantha teaches her somewhat clueless neighbor boy Jake how to ride his bicycle safely they go for a bike ride and get ice cream"--

Nov 21, 2014
Bear on the homefront by Innes, Stephanie, author.

Bear on the homefront

Nov 28, 2014
Bermuda Triangle by Karst, Ken.

Bermuda Triangle

"An investigative approach to the curious phenomena and mysterious circumstances surrounding the Bermuda Triangle, from tales of vanishing ships to supernatural forces to hard facts"--

Nov 21, 2014
Big Hero 6 - the essential guide by Dakin, Glenn, author.

Big Hero 6 - the essential guide

"Big Hero 6 features brilliant robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy the fast-paced, high-tech city of San Fransokyo. With the help of his closest companion--a robot named Baymax--Hiro joins forces with a reluctant team of first-time crime fighters on a mission to save their city"--Publisher.

Nov 23, 2014
Bigfoot by Karst, Ken., author.

Bigfoot

"An investigative approach to the curious phenomena and mysterious circumstances surrounding the creature known as Bigfoot, from reported sightings to hoaxes to hard facts"--

Nov 27, 2014
Blue marlin by Roumanis, Alexis, author.

Blue marlin

Nov 21, 2014
Branching out - how trees are part of our world by Galat, Joan Marie, 1963- author.

Branching out - how trees are part of our world

This book is a short social history of trees around the world and reveals the bond between trees and ourselves.

Nov 27, 2014
Brazil by Tieck, Sarah, 1976-

Brazil

Introduces Brazil, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Building a healthy diet with the 5 food groups by Etingoff, Kim, author.

Building a healthy diet with the 5 food groups

Nov 23, 2014
Center ice - the Stanley Cup by Winters, Jaime.

Center ice - the Stanley Cup

Nov 28, 2014
Character mentor - learn by example to use expressions, poses, and staging to bring your characters to life by Bancroft, Tom.

Character mentor - learn by example to use expressions, poses, and staging to bring your characters to life

Nov 28, 2014
Children growing up with war by Matthews, Jenny, 1948- author.

Children growing up with war

Provides a candid look at young lives upended by violence and strife around the world, including such nations as Rwanda, Lebanon, and Afghanistan.

Nov 21, 2014
Children's book of magic by Hildyard, Anne, author.

Children's book of magic

Traces the history of magic from its origins in Ancient Egypt through the performances of today, sharing step-by-step instructions for how to learn twenty tricks in such areas as transformation, levitation, and prediction.

Nov 21, 2014
China by Murray, Julie, 1969-

China

Introduces China, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Cinderella by Galdone, Paul.

Cinderella

A mistreated kitchen maid, with the help of her fairy godmother, attends the palace ball on the condition that she leave before midnight.

Nov 27, 2014
Coal power by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Coal power

"An examination of the ways in which coal has historically been used as an energy source and how current and future energy demands are changing its technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Nov 21, 2014
Comics - investigate the history and technology of American cartooning by Carbaugh, Samuel.

Comics - investigate the history and technology of American cartooning

Nov 21, 2014
Creating characters with personality by Bancroft, Tom.

Creating characters with personality

Character design is all around us-in feature films, in comics and video games, on the Web, in corporate icons, in children's book illustration, and in many other places. Even so, during his long and distinguished career as a character designer, Tom Bancroft made a discovery: He's never seen a book devoted to character design. So, he wrote Creating Characters with Personality, sharing his skill and insights to inspire and instruct anyone who's ever dreamed of creating an action hero or a zombie.

Nov 28, 2014
Creature features - 25 animals explain why they look the way they do by Jenkins, Steve, 1952-

Creature features - 25 animals explain why they look the way they do

"Packed with many cool facts and visuals on where certain animals live and what they eat, this book captures twenty-five humorous--and very true--explanations of why animals look the way they do in order to exist in this world."--Amazon.com.

Nov 27, 2014
Cuba by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Cuba

Introduces Cuba, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Custom confections - delicious desserts you can create and enjoy! by Besel, Jennifer M., author.

Custom confections - delicious desserts you can create and enjoy!

"Step-by-step instructions teach readers how to create baked treats and no-bake desserts. Also includes instructions for decorating cakes, cupcakes, cookies, and more"--

Nov 27, 2014
Dandy decimals - [add, subtract, multiply, and divide] by Arias, Lisa.

Dandy decimals - [add, subtract, multiply, and divide]

Nov 23, 2014
Dazzling decimals by Arias, Lisa, author.

Dazzling decimals

Rhyming text provides an introduction to the concept of decimals, including how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide them.

Nov 21, 2014
Denver Broncos by Frisch, Aaron, 1975-2013.

Denver Broncos

"An elementary look at the Denver Broncos professional football team, including its formation in 1960, most memorable players, Super Bowl championships, and stars of today"--Provided by publisher.

Nov 28, 2014
Discovering dinosaurs by Walters, Robert, author.

Discovering dinosaurs

Features information and illustrations of nearly 140 species of dinosaur, including the latest discoveries in the field of paleontology.

Nov 27, 2014
Do you really want to meet a crocodile? by Meister, Cari, author.

Do you really want to meet a crocodile?

"A child goes on an adventure to Australia in search of the largest crocodile and learns about the dangers of these wild reptiles"--

Nov 21, 2014
Do you really want to meet a monkey? by Meister, Cari, author.

Do you really want to meet a monkey?

"A child goes on a rain forest adventure and meets several different species of monkeys"--

Nov 28, 2014
Do you really want to meet a platypus? by Meister, Cari, author.

Do you really want to meet a platypus?

"A child goes on an adventure to Australia in search of a duck-billed platypus, which is hard to spot in the wild"--

Nov 21, 2014
Do you really want to meet a polar bear? by Aboff, Marcie, author.

Do you really want to meet a polar bear?

"A boy is bored with research for his school report so he decides to visit the Arctic and learn about polar bears firsthand"--

Nov 21, 2014
Do you really want to meet a swan? by Meister, Cari, author.

Do you really want to meet a swan?

"A child goes on an adventure to a marsh to observe a swan and discovers swans can be dangerous if they're defending their nest"--

Nov 21, 2014
Do you really want to meet a tiger? by Meister, Cari, author.

Do you really want to meet a tiger?

"A child goes on an adventure to Russia as a junior researcher to study tigers in the wild, and learns about this endangered species"--

Nov 21, 2014
Do you really want to visit a wetland? by Heos, Bridget, author.

Do you really want to visit a wetland?

"A child goes on an adventure to the Florida Everglades, discovering what the climate is like and encountering many animals and plants that live in wetlands. Includes world map of wetlands and glossary"--

Nov 28, 2014
Doctors without Borders by Marsico, Katie, 1980-

Doctors without Borders

Nov 21, 2014
Dragonflies - catching, identifying, how and where they live by Earley, Chris G., 1968- author.

Dragonflies - catching, identifying, how and where they live

An illustrated guide to observing, catching and releasing dragonflies.

Nov 28, 2014
Dynamic denominators by Arias, Lisa, author.

Dynamic denominators

Rhyming text teaches young readers how to convert fractions to have common denominators so that the fractions can then be added and subtracted.

Nov 21, 2014
Edgar Allan Poe by Frisch, Aaron, 1975-2013.

Edgar Allan Poe

"An exploration of the life and work of 19th-century American writer Edgar Allan Poe, whose poetry is known for its lonely and macabre themes, songlike rhythms, and sense of longing"--

Nov 23, 2014
Edgy equations - [one-variable equations] by Arias, Lisa.

Edgy equations - [one-variable equations]

Nov 23, 2014
Egypt by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Egypt

Nov 28, 2014
Explore money! by Blobaum, Cindy, 1966- author.

Explore money!

In Explore Money! money is more than something to earn, save, and spend. It's an opportunity to explore history, art, science, economics, and math! While checking out the change in their pockets and bills from their banks, young readers search for hidden treasures, learn how money can multiply, and see how countries keep their currency secure. Very large and very small numbers take on a new relevance when seen through the lens of money. Using familiar materials found in the home or classroom, yo

Nov 27, 2014
F is for feelings by Millar, Golden Melanie, 1972-

F is for feelings

"This alphabet book teaches young children about feelings and the idea that all emotions are natural and important. Colorful illustrations accompany the text. A section in the back provides tips and activities for parents, teachers, and caregivers to reinforce the book's themes and lessons"--

Nov 27, 2014
Families around the world by Ruurs, Margriet, author.

Families around the world

Children from fourteen countries in the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa introduce themselves, their families, and their everyday lives, in a book that also discusses the idea of family and invites readers to describe their own.

Nov 23, 2014
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder by Rodger, Ellen, author.

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

"An estimated 40,000 children are born with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in the United States each year. The impacts on school and family, and social life are immense. FASDs are a group of disorders and conditions that occur in people whose mothers drank alcohol during pregnancy. This useful title gives an overview of the mental, behavioral, and physical impairments of FASD, as well as new research, treatments and methods for managing behavioral issues. A chapter on caring for others addres

Nov 27, 2014
Five epic disasters by Tarshis, Lauren.

Five epic disasters

"From the author of the New York Times-bestselling I Survived series come five harrowing true stories of survival, featuring real kids in the midst of epic disasters. From a group of students surviving the 9.0 earthquake that set off a historic tsunami in Japan, to a boy nearly frozen on the prairie in 1888, these unforgettable kids lived to tell tales of unimaginable destruction -- and, against all odds, survival. Read their incredible stories: The Children's Blizzard, 1888 The Titanic Disaster

Nov 27, 2014
Flags over America - a star-spangled story by Harness, Cheryl.

Flags over America - a star-spangled story

Explains how flags have been used throughout history to represent cultures, including the colonial era, the Revolutionary War, and the War of 1812.

Nov 21, 2014
Flight school - how to fly a plane, step by step by Barnard, Nick.

Flight school - how to fly a plane, step by step

"Here is a flying class for children who relish the details of dials, widgets, and flight panels. Filled with facts and statistics, it covers flying hardware, gadgets, and pilot know-how, and will delight all turbo-charged girls and boys who want to learn how aviation works. Here is a flying class for children who relish the details of dials, widgets, and flight panels. Filled with facts and statistics, it covers flying hardware, gadgets, and pilot know-how, and will delight all turbo-charged

Nov 28, 2014
For such a time as this - stories of women from the Bible, retold for girls by Smith, Angie, author

For such a time as this - stories of women from the Bible, retold for girls

Nov 27, 2014
Fraction action by Arias, Lisa, author.

Fraction action

Rhyming text provides an introduction to the concept of fractions, including how to add, subtract, and compare them.

Nov 21, 2014
Frogs play cellos - and other fun facts by DiSiena, Laura Lyn, author.

Frogs play cellos - and other fun facts

Rock out with this book of fun facts about xylophones, cymbals, concerts, and more!

Nov 27, 2014
Funky fractions - [multiply and divide] by Arias, Lisa.

Funky fractions - [multiply and divide]

Nov 23, 2014
Galactic geometry by Arias, Lisa.

Galactic geometry

Nov 23, 2014
George Ferris, what a wheel! by Lowell, Barbara, author.

George Ferris, what a wheel!

A portrait of the engineer who invented the Ferris wheel describes the ambitious ideas that inspired him to build the largest wheel in the world for the Chicago World's Fair in 1893.

Nov 27, 2014
Giant moray eel by Yasuda, Anita, author.

Giant moray eel

Nov 21, 2014
Glorious geometry by Arias, Lisa, author.

Glorious geometry

Rhyming text provides an introduction to geometry, including lines, types of angles, measuring angles, and symmetry.

Nov 21, 2014
Goldie takes a stand - Golda Meir's first crusade by Krasner, Barbara, author.

Goldie takes a stand - Golda Meir's first crusade

A look at the early life of Israel's first female prime minster shares a story from her childhood in which, at age nine, she organized her friends to raise money to buy textbooks for immigrant classmates.

Nov 23, 2014
Groovy graphing by Arias, Lisa

Groovy graphing

Students will enjoy learning about graphing in a groovy way through rhyming text and colorful graphics.

Nov 23, 2014
Half for you and half for me - best-loved nursery rhymes and the stories behind them by Govier, Katherine, 1948- author.

Half for you and half for me - best-loved nursery rhymes and the stories behind them

Nov 27, 2014
Hansel and Gretel - a Toon graphic by Gaiman, Neil.

Hansel and Gretel - a Toon graphic

Two abandoned children come upon a gingerbread cottage inhabited by a cruel witch who wants to eat them.

Nov 26, 2014
Hello from 2030 - the science of the future and you by Schutten, Jan Paul, 1970- author.

Hello from 2030 - the science of the future and you

"Would you like to know the future? And, will it be what we think it will be, or will today's predictions be laughably wrong? In Hello from 2030, middle graders get a peek at what's coming just around the corner. In the year 2030, today's kids will be grappling with issues adults are just starting to address now. No, not flying cars: real world conundrums like, what will 8 billion people eat? How can humans produce less trash? Which cool technologies will be used to figure all this out? And, how

Nov 23, 2014
Here is the world - a year of Jewish holidays by Newman, Lesléa, author.

Here is the world - a year of Jewish holidays

A celebration of the Jewish holidays throughout the year touches on the seasons and corresponding traditions for such events as Shabbat, Rosh Hashanah, Purim, and Chanukah.

Nov 21, 2014
Hop, bunny! - explore the forest by Neuman, Susan B., author.

Hop, bunny! - explore the forest

Hop Bunny! uses simple vocabulary and fun pictures to capture the interest and help develop the skills of beginning readers. The cuteness, humor, and fun information make this new reading experience a treat.

Nov 23, 2014
How to be a space explorer - your out-of-this-world adventure by Brake, Mark, author.

How to be a space explorer - your out-of-this-world adventure

Nov 28, 2014
Humpback whale by Zayarny, Jack, author.

Humpback whale

"Did you know humpback whales have lungs and need to reach the ocean surface in order to breathe? The humpback whale turns off half of its brain in order to sleep, while the other half stays awake to control the whale's breathing. Discover more about this intriguing underwater dweller in Humpback Whales, a Giants of the Ocean book."--

Nov 21, 2014
Hunt with the fireflies by Kenney, Karen Latchana.

Hunt with the fireflies

Nov 28, 2014
Hydropower by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Hydropower

"An examination of the ways in which water has historically been used as an energy source and how current and future energy demands are changing its technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Nov 21, 2014
I cry by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

I cry

"Offers answers to questions about those salty tears. Explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Text features, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words."--

Nov 28, 2014
In search of the Little Prince - the story of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by Landmann, Bimba, author, illustrator.

In search of the Little Prince - the story of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

As a child, Antoine dreamed of flying. His dream was realized when he became a pilot, first serving France during World War I, then working as an international mail courier. As he wrote letters to his family describing the foreign countries he visited, he soon discovered that writing contained its own sense of adventure. His stories showed a childlike fascination with the world, culminating with The Little Prince, one of the best-selling books ever published.

Nov 28, 2014
India by Murray, Julie, 1969-

India

Introduces India, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, religion, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Indianapolis Colts by Frisch, Aaron, 1975-2013.

Indianapolis Colts

"An elementary look at the Indianapolis Colts professional football team, including its formation in Baltimore in 1953, most memorable players, Super Bowl championships, and stars of today"--Provided by publisher.

Nov 27, 2014
Invisible to the eye - animals in disguise by Muntz, Kendra.

Invisible to the eye - animals in disguise

Nov 21, 2014
Ireland by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Ireland

Introduces Ireland, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Israel by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Israel

Introduces Israel, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
It can't be true!. by

It can't be true!.

"[This book] brings ... unbelievable facts ... to life with the help of 200 jaw-dropping visual comparisons across a wide range of subjects from outer space to the human body"--Front jacket flap.

Nov 28, 2014
It's perfectly normal - changing bodies, growing up, sex and sexual health by Harris, Robie H.

It's perfectly normal - changing bodies, growing up, sex and sexual health

Introduces human sexuality, describes the changes brought about by puberty, and discusses sexual abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, AIDS, and pregnancy.

Nov 21, 2014
Italy by Tieck, Sarah, 1976-

Italy

An introduction to the history, geography, and life of Italy.

Nov 28, 2014
Japan by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Japan

Nov 28, 2014
Just joking 6 - 300 hilarious jokes about everything, including tongue twisters, riddles, and more! by Pattison, Rosie Gowsell, author.

Just joking 6 - 300 hilarious jokes about everything, including tongue twisters, riddles, and more!

Presents a variety of jokes and facts, including knock-knocks, tongue twisters, riddles, and traditional question and answer jokes.

Nov 21, 2014
Kid presidents - true tales of childhood from America's presidents - stories by Stabler, David, author.

Kid presidents - true tales of childhood from America's presidents - stories

Nov 28, 2014
Langston Hughes by Berry, S. L., author.

Langston Hughes

"An exploration of the life and work of 20th-century American writer Langston Hughes, whose poetry is known for its accounts of the African American experience and its call to racial equality"--

Nov 27, 2014
Leaves change color by Brennan, Linda Crotta, author.

Leaves change color

"Offers answers to the most compelling questions about the changing seasons. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words."--

Nov 28, 2014
LeBron James by Morreale, Marie.

LeBron James

Nov 27, 2014
Lifesize rainforest by Ganeri, Anita, 1961- author.

Lifesize rainforest

Nov 21, 2014
Lifetimes - a beautiful way to explain death to children by Mellonie, Bryan.

Lifetimes - a beautiful way to explain death to children

Explains life and death for all living things with illustrations about plants, animals and people.

Nov 28, 2014
Loch Ness monster by Karst, Ken, author.

Loch Ness monster

"An investigative approach to the curious phenomena and mysterious circumstances surrounding the Loch Ness Monster, from legendary sightings to exploratory sonar use to hard facts"--

Nov 21, 2014
Magical mathematical properties by Arias, Lisa, author.

Magical mathematical properties

Rhyming text provides an introduction to the properties of mathematical operations, including the associative property, the distributive property, and the commutative properties of multiplication and addition.

Nov 21, 2014
Malala, a brave girl from Pakistan ; Iqbal, a brave boy from Pakistan by Winter, Jeanette, author.

Malala, a brave girl from Pakistan ; Iqbal, a brave boy from Pakistan

Nov 28, 2014
Manta ray by McDowell, Pamela, author.

Manta ray

"Did you know manta rays cannot stop swimming? Manta ray skeletons are made entirely of cartilage, which bends easily so the manta ray can flap and curl its pectoral fins. Discover more about this intriguing underwater dweller in Manta Rays, a Giants of the Ocean book."--

Nov 21, 2014
Marvelous measurement by Arias, Lisa, author.

Marvelous measurement

Rhyming text provides an introduction to measurement systems, and sample problems show how to convert from one measurement to another.

Nov 21, 2014
Matisse's garden by Friedman, Samantha, author.

Matisse's garden

Nov 21, 2014
Mexico by Tieck, Sarah, 1976-

Mexico

Introduces Mexico, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Microwave ovens by Reed, Cristie, author.

Microwave ovens

Did you know the microwave oven was actually invented by mistake? That mistake led to the technology that has made cooking faster, more convenient, and more popular than conventional cooking. This book addresses the differences between a standard oven and a microwave oven. So, pop in a snack, set the timer, and in a few seconds you'll be ready to enjoy! This book will allow students to plan and conduct an investigation to determine the effect of placing objects made with different materials in t

Nov 28, 2014
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.

Nov 28, 2014
Mission- elephant rescue - all about elephants and how to save them by Blewett, Ashlee Brown, author.

Mission- elephant rescue - all about elephants and how to save them

Shares stories and facts that reveal the real-life survival challenges that have caused elephants to become endangered, and provides information about what kids can do to support conservation efforts.

Nov 28, 2014
Mission- polar bear rescue - all about polar bears and how to save them by Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco), 1962- author.

Mission- polar bear rescue - all about polar bears and how to save them

Shares stories and facts that reveal the real-life survival challenges that have caused polar bears to become endangered, and provides information about what kids can do to support conservation efforts.

Nov 28, 2014
More or less and a vampire's guess by Brinker, Spencer, author.

More or less and a vampire's guess

"In this book, young readers learn to identify quantities with a Vampire guide."--

Nov 28, 2014
Movies and TV top tens by Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

Movies and TV top tens

Lists trivia on motion pictures and television programs in a series of top-ten lists, including the highest-earning movies of all time, the most-watched reality television series, and the highest-paid television personalities.

Nov 23, 2014
Multiplication master by Arias, Lisa, author.

Multiplication master

Rhyming text provides an introduction to multiplication, including simple rules, charts, and tips to make the concept easier to understand.

Nov 23, 2014
Multiplication meltdown by Arias, Lisa, author.

Multiplication meltdown

Rhyming text provides an introduction to multiplication, explaining the concepts of factors and multiples.

Nov 23, 2014
Music and theater top tens by Donovan, Sandra, 1967- author.

Music and theater top tens

Compiles top ten lists in music and theater from the youngest musicians to win a grammy to the longest running broadway show.

Nov 21, 2014
My daily diet - dairy by Waters, Rosa, 1957- author.

My daily diet - dairy

Nov 23, 2014
My daily diet - fruits by Waters, Rosa, 1957- author.

My daily diet - fruits

Nov 23, 2014
My daily diet - grains by Waters, Rosa, 1957- author.

My daily diet - grains

Nov 23, 2014
My daily diet - proteins by Scott, Celicia, 1957- author.

My daily diet - proteins

Nov 23, 2014
My daily diet - vegetables by Scott, Celicia, 1957- author.

My daily diet - vegetables

Nov 23, 2014
My grandfather's coat by Aylesworth, Jim.

My grandfather's coat

A tailor's very old overcoat is recycled numerous times over the years into a variety of garments and other uses.

Nov 21, 2014
My shadow by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894.

My shadow

An illustrated version of Stevenson's popular poem in which a child tells about her relationship with her shadow.

Nov 28, 2014
Natural gas power by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Natural gas power

"An examination of the ways in which natural gas has historically been used as an energy source and how current and future energy demands are changing its technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Nov 21, 2014
Neighborhood sharks - hunting with the great whites of California's Farallon Islands by Roy, Katherine., author.

Neighborhood sharks - hunting with the great whites of California's Farallon Islands

"An up close look at the ocean's most fearsome and famous predator and the scientists who study them--just twenty-six miles from the Golden Gate Bridge"--

Nov 21, 2014
Nelson Mandela - South Africa's anti- apartheid revolutionary by Dakers, Diane.

Nelson Mandela - South Africa's anti- apartheid revolutionary

A biography of the South African leader, focusing on his struggle to overthrow the tyrannies of apartheid.

Nov 27, 2014
Niagara Falls - North America's largest waterfall by Goldsworthy, Steve.

Niagara Falls - North America's largest waterfall

Niagara Falls is one the most recognizable waterfalls in the world. More than 20 million people visit the falls every year in either Canada or the United States.

Nov 28, 2014
Nuclear power by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Nuclear power

"An examination of the ways in which nuclear reactions have historically been used as energy sources and how current and future energy demands are changing their technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Nov 21, 2014
Oceans inside out by Johnson, Robin (Robin R.), author.

Oceans inside out

"From sunlit surface water that teems with life to the deepest, darkest depths filled with some of Earth's most unusual creatures, oceans are home to a wide array of life. Peel back the corners of the ocean to find out what fascinating life exists within this ecosystem, from Earth's biggest animal, the blue whale, to tiny organisms, such as kelp. Discover where the world's oceans are and what you can do to help protect our planet's rich waters."--

Nov 21, 2014
Odd or even in a monstrous season by Brinker, Spencer, author.

Odd or even in a monstrous season

"In this book, young readers learn to identify odd or even amounts."--

Nov 21, 2014
Ode to a comode - concrete poems by Cleary, Brian P., 1959-

Ode to a comode - concrete poems

Features a collection of concrete poems inspired by such objects as a football, clock, and fork.

Nov 28, 2014
On two feet and wings - one boy's amazing story of survival by Kazerooni, Abbas, author.

On two feet and wings - one boy's amazing story of survival

Recounts the author's experiences fleeing Iran as a young boy during the Iran-Iraq war, and making his way on his own in the unfamiliar city of Istanbul in hopes of attaining a visa in England.

Nov 21, 2014
Our solar system by Simon, Seymour, author.

Our solar system

Takes readers on an interplanetary tour from the sun to the ever-mysterious Mars, and then, thanks to the Voyager missions, to the planets beyond.

Nov 21, 2014
Peaceful piggy yoga by Maclean, Kerry Lee.

Peaceful piggy yoga

Learn how to do yoga poses as these kids and piggies do!

Nov 23, 2014
Positive and negative numbers, oh my! - [number lines] by Arias, Lisa.

Positive and negative numbers, oh my! - [number lines]

Nov 23, 2014
Powerful place value by Arias, Lisa, author.

Powerful place value

Rhyming text introduces the concept of place value in mathematics and teaches how to read and write numbers in standard and expanded notation form.

Nov 21, 2014
Rain forests inside out by Johnson, Robin (Robin R.)

Rain forests inside out

Nov 21, 2014
Rock and roll highway - the Robbie Robertson story by Robertson, Sebastian, author.

Rock and roll highway - the Robbie Robertson story

"Canadian guitarist and songwriter Robbie Robertson is known mainly for his central role in the musical group the Band. But how did he become one of Rolling Stone's top 100 guitarists of all time? Written by his son Sebastian, this is the story of a rock-and-roll legend's journey through music, beginning when he was taught to play guitar at nine years old on a Native American reservation"--Amazon.com.

Nov 27, 2014
Rocketry - investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics by Mooney, Carla, 1970- author.

Rocketry - investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics

Traces the history of rocket development from early Chinese fire arrows to modern-day space shuttles, discussing the science behind rocket flight while outlining projects that use the forces of thrust, gravity, lift, and drag.

Nov 27, 2014
Sacajawea of the Shoshone by Yim, Natasha.

Sacajawea of the Shoshone

"One minute she was picking berries and the next her tribe was under attack. Running for her life, Sacajawea was scooped up and taken far away from her village and family--and into history. From her mountain home to the banks of the Missouri River, over the majestic Rockies to the pounding waves of the Pacific, Sacajawea would travel farther than any American woman of her time."--Jacket.

Nov 27, 2014
San Francisco 49ers by Frisch, Aaron, 1975-2013.

San Francisco 49ers

"An elementary look at the San Francisco 49ers professional football team, including its formation in 1946, most memorable players, Super Bowl championships, and stars of today"--Provided by publisher.

Nov 27, 2014
Saving turtles - a kids' guide to helping endangered creatures by Carstairs, Sue, 1961-, author.

Saving turtles - a kids' guide to helping endangered creatures

Turtles are among the most beloved but endangered animals on the planet. Freshwater, marine and land turtles all face the same threats.

Nov 28, 2014
Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders by Iorizzo, Carrie.

Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders

Provides an overview of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders; discusses symptoms, causes, treatment options, and behavior management; and provides advice for caregivers, family, and friends.

Nov 27, 2014
Scholastic book of world records 2015 by Morse, Jenifer Corr, author.

Scholastic book of world records 2015

Names approximately three hundred world records in such categories as sports, nature, and technology, and includes over six hundred color photos and graphics.

Nov 27, 2014
Scholastic year in sports 2015 by Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author.

Scholastic year in sports 2015

"From the football field to the baseball diamond ... from the soccer pitch to the hockey rink, this book takes you everywhere in the world of sports. Relive the drama and excitement of the wins, losses, records, and more!"--

Nov 28, 2014
Scrumptious statistics by Arias, Lisa, author.

Scrumptious statistics

Rhyming text provides an introduction to statistics, including how to collect statistics, methods of displaying statistics, and using mean, median, and mode to analyze the data.

Nov 21, 2014
Silly cat jokes to tickle your funny bone by Gonzales, Doreen.

Silly cat jokes to tickle your funny bone

"Read jokes, limericks, tongue twisters, and knock-knock jokes about house cats and other types of cats. Also find out fun facts about these animals"--Provided by publisher.

Nov 27, 2014
Sleeping bear - the legend by Lewis, Anne Margaret.

Sleeping bear - the legend

A heartwarming story of a mother's love, based on a Native American legend.

Nov 28, 2014
Solar power by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Solar power

"An examination of the ways in which the sun has historically been used as an energy source and how current and future energy demands are changing its technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Nov 27, 2014
Sports top tens by Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

Sports top tens

Compiles lists of the top ten athletes in various sports from the top ten Olympic gold medalists to the highest scorers in the WNBA.

Nov 23, 2014
Star stuff - Carl Sagan and the mysteries of the cosmos by Sisson, Stéphanie Roth, author.

Star stuff - Carl Sagan and the mysteries of the cosmos

"A biography of Carl Sagan focusing on his childhood and culminating in the Voyager mission and the Golden Record"--Provided by publisher.

Nov 28, 2014
Stars of the World Cup by Illugi Jökulsson.

Stars of the World Cup

"Profiles of 28 of the best-known soccer players competing in the 2014 FIFA World Cup, with photographs and summaries of their strengths and weaknesses"--

Nov 21, 2014
Sweden by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Sweden

Photographs and text provide information about the country of Sweden.

Nov 28, 2014
Take shelter - at home around the world by Tate, Nikki, 1962- author.

Take shelter - at home around the world

A roof, a door, some windows, a floor. All houses have them, but not all houses are alike. Some have wings (airplane homes), some have wheels((Romany vardoes), some float; some are made of straw, some of snow and ice. Some are enormous, some are tiny; some are permanent and some are temporary. But all are home. Take Shelter explores the way people live all over the world and beyond--from the Arctic to the Antarctic, from an underground house in Las Vegas to the International Space Station. Every

Nov 27, 2014
Tales of the cryptids - mysterious creatures that may or may not exist by Halls, Kelly Milner, 1957-

Tales of the cryptids - mysterious creatures that may or may not exist

Cryptozoology is the study of animals that may or may not be real: familiar animals like Bigfoot and the Loch Ness Monster, and those that are less familiar like the Marozi of Kenya, the Orang-pendek of Sumatra and the Thylacine of Tasmania. Meet these and more in this introduction to cryptozoology.

Nov 21, 2014
Technology top tens by Donovan, Sandra, 1967- author.

Technology top tens

"The five exciting lists inside this book answer some of the burning questions about technology. Each spread uses facts-based rankings to reveal the top ten record breakers and history makers in each category--and to offer the inside scoop on those at the top of the heap."--

Nov 21, 2014
Tent caterpillars by Linde, Barbara M., author.

Tent caterpillars

Nov 21, 2014
That's sneaky! by Boyer, Crispin, author.

That's sneaky!

A treasury of facts about strange science, masked history, and amazing phenomena includes entries ranging from hidden treasure stories and dangers in the animal world to the secret work of spies and tips for spotting forgeries.

Nov 28, 2014
The Boston Celtics by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Boston Celtics

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Boston Celtics that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The Brooklyn Nets by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Brooklyn Nets

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Brooklyn Nets that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 28, 2014
The Chicago Bulls by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Chicago Bulls

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Chicago Bulls that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The Dallas Mavericks by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Dallas Mavericks

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Dallas Mavericks that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The Detroit Pistons by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Detroit Pistons

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Detroit Pistons that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The garden of time by Hammer, Jill.

The garden of time

"With beautiful images and words, The Garden of Time offers a magical path through the seasons and allows the sacred breath of life to blow through all our souls. Take a walk in the garden; be refreshed and renewed." --Provided by publisher.

Nov 27, 2014
The ghost of Skip-Count Castle by Brinker, Spencer, author.

The ghost of Skip-Count Castle

"In this book, young readers learn counting in multiples."--

Nov 21, 2014
The glass mountain - tales from Poland by Walser, David, author.

The glass mountain - tales from Poland

Nov 27, 2014
The Internet by Greve, Meg, author.

The Internet

Nov 23, 2014
The iridescence of birds - a book about Henri Matisse by MacLachlan, Patricia.

The iridescence of birds - a book about Henri Matisse

If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be full of color and art? Full of lines and dancing figures? Find out in this beautiful, unusual picture book about one of the world's most famous and influential artists by acclaimed author and Newbery Medal-winning Patricia MacLachlan and innovative illustrator Hadley Hooper.

Nov 21, 2014
The legend of sleeping bear by Wargin, Kathy-jo.

The legend of sleeping bear

In this retelling of an Ojibwe Indian tale, a mother bear loses sight of her two cubs as they all attempt to escape a forest fire by swimming across Lake Michigan.

Nov 27, 2014
The Los Angeles Lakers by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Los Angeles Lakers

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Los Angeles Lakers that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The Miami Heat by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Miami Heat

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Miami Heat that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The New York Knicks by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The New York Knicks

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the New York Knicks that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 28, 2014
The Oklahoma City Thunder by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Oklahoma City Thunder

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Oklahoma City Thunder that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The Philadelphia 76ers by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The Philadelphia 76ers

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Philadelphia 76ers that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 23, 2014
The Red Cross by Marsico, Katie, 1980-

The Red Cross

Nov 21, 2014
The San Antonio Spurs by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7- author.

The San Antonio Spurs

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the San Antonio Spurs that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Nov 28, 2014
The science of a bridge collapse by Bethea, Nikole Brooks, author.

The science of a bridge collapse

Nov 21, 2014
The science of a pandemic by Koontz, Robin Michal, author.

The science of a pandemic

Discusses the science behind pandemics and their effects, examining the deadliest pandemics in history and explaning how scientists are working to prevent and contain future outbreaks.

Nov 28, 2014
The science of a plane crash by Surges, Carol S., author.

The science of a plane crash

Discusses the science behind plane crashes, presents information on the worst plane crashes in history, explains how airplanes fail, and shows how scientists and engineers are designing safer airplanes.

Nov 21, 2014
The true cost of technology by Colson, Mary.

The true cost of technology

What happens to your old phone or computer when you need an upgrade? What rights does the worker who built your phone have? This thought-provoking title helps readers discover the answers to these questions and many more.

Nov 23, 2014
The ultimate book of family card games by Ho, Oliver.

The ultimate book of family card games

A collection of fifty-six card games.

Nov 28, 2014
The United Nations by Marsico, Katie, 1980-

The United Nations

Nov 21, 2014
The witch's things - a counting to 20 rhyme by Brinker, Spencer, author.

The witch's things - a counting to 20 rhyme

Nov 21, 2014
Thomas Jefferson - president and philosopher by Meacham, Jon.

Thomas Jefferson - president and philosopher

"In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers"--

Nov 27, 2014
Time for kids X why Z space by Shulman, Mark, 1962- author.

Time for kids X why Z space

Answers commonly asked questions about space and includes sections on the sun, the solar system, the stars, and space exploration.

Nov 23, 2014
Time travel - [intervals and elapsed time] by Arias, Lisa.

Time travel - [intervals and elapsed time]

Nov 21, 2014
To this day - for the bullied and beautiful by Koyczan, Shane.L., 1976- author.

To this day - for the bullied and beautiful

In February 2013, Shane Koyczan's passionate anti-bullying poem "To This Day" electrified the world. An animated video of the lyric narrative went viral, racking up over 12 million hits to date and inspiring an international movement against bullying in schools. Shane later performed the piece to sustained applause on the stage of the 2013 annual TED Conference. Now this extraordinary work has been adapted into an equally moving and visually arresting book. Thirty international artists, as diver

Nov 21, 2014
Tundras inside out by Bow, James.

Tundras inside out

Nov 28, 2014
Turkey by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Turkey

Nov 28, 2014
United Kingdom by Tieck, Sarah, 1976-

United Kingdom

Learn about life in the United Kingdom, its geography, history, economy, society, people, and culture.

Nov 28, 2014
Walt Whitman by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Walt Whitman

"An exploration of the life and work of 19th-century American writer Walt Whitman, whose poetry is known for both its passionate celebration of American life and its direct, speechlike style"--

Nov 21, 2014
What are graphic novels? by Berne, Emma Carlson.

What are graphic novels?

Nov 27, 2014
What happens when you flush? by Hicks, Kelli L., author.

What happens when you flush?

Have you ever thought about what really happens when you flush a toilet? In this book, students will learn all about this quirky subject and the different parts of this simple machine.

Nov 23, 2014
What is poetry? by Trueit, Trudi Strain.

What is poetry?

Introduces and offers examples of the main elements of poetry--including lines, rhythm, rhyme, form, and subject--and describes such genres as free verse, concrete poems, nursery rhymes, limericks, narrative poems, and haiku. --Publisher's description.

Nov 23, 2014
What shall we do today? by Woram, Catherine.

What shall we do today?

"... crafting projects for boys and girls. There are ideas for cute gifts and seasonal decorations, as well as things to do on rainy afternoons and sunny summer days alike!"--P. [4] of cover.

Nov 28, 2014
What we eat by Stones, Brenda, author.

What we eat

A guide to food and nutrition explains what foods are healthiest, how much to eat of each type, where foods come from, and regional differences around the world.

Nov 28, 2014
What's that smell? - a kids' guide to keeping clean by Kreisman, Rachelle, author.

What's that smell? - a kids' guide to keeping clean

Discusses how body odors form and how to keep various parts of the body clean, including the skin, hands, nails, ears, feet, hair, and teeth.

Nov 28, 2014
White-tailed deer by Llanas, Sheila Griffin, 1958- author.

White-tailed deer

Explains the life of white-tailed deer and where they live. Includes information on equipment and hunting tips.

Nov 28, 2014
Who was here? - discovering wild animal tracks by Posada, Mia.

Who was here? - discovering wild animal tracks

Study the picture and read the clues to figure which animal left each set of tracks.

Nov 28, 2014
Why giraffes have long necks by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Why giraffes have long necks

"Offers answers to their most compelling questions about this long-necked animal that uses its height to reach leaves at the very top of trees. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos. Additional text features help students locate information and learn new words."--

Nov 27, 2014
Why there is day and night by Brennan, Linda Crotta, author.

Why there is day and night

"Offers answers to the most compelling questions about the rotation of the earth. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words."--

Nov 21, 2014
Why we have tornadoes by Brennan, Linda Crotta, author.

Why we have tornadoes

"Offers answers to the most compelling questions natural disasters and weather. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words"--

Nov 21, 2014
Why we live where we live by Vermond, Kira, author.

Why we live where we live

Nov 23, 2014
Wild sea creatures - sharks, whales, and dolphins! by Kratt, Martin, author.

Wild sea creatures - sharks, whales, and dolphins!

The Kratt Brothers use their creature powers to swim with sharks, whales, and other wild sea creatures, in a book that identifies the characteristics of sperm whales, tiger sharks, blowfish, and dolphins.

Nov 27, 2014
William Shakespeare by Fandel, Jennifer.

William Shakespeare

"An exploration of the life and work of 16th-century English writer William Shakespeare, whose poetry is known best for its sonnet form as well as its transcendent descriptions of love"--

Nov 21, 2014
Wind by Cox-Cannons, Helen, 1971-

Wind

"Through stunning photographs and simple text, books in this series introduce children to different types of weather. In Wind, children learn what wind does, how the wind can vary in strength from gentle breezes to hurricanes and tornadoes, and how the wind can help us"--

Nov 27, 2014
Wind power by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Wind power

"An examination of the ways in which wind has historically been used as an energy source and how current and future energy demands are changing its technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Nov 21, 2014
Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold by Sidman, Joyce, author.

Winter Bees  & Other Poems of the Cold

Nov 28, 2014
With books and bricks - how Booker T. Washington built a school by Slade, Suzanne.

With books and bricks - how Booker T. Washington built a school

"Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Booker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students, but no school, Booker set out to build his own school--brick by brick"--

Nov 23, 2014
World's scariest prisons by Berne, Emma Carlson, author.

World's scariest prisons

Examines twenty prisons from around the world and includes descriptions of living conditions, information on famous prisoners, and facts about when the prisons were in operation and what types of prisoners were held at each facility.

Nov 28, 2014
Your brain - understand it with numbers by Waldron, Melanie.

Your brain - understand it with numbers

Nov 21, 2014
Your digestive system - understand it with numbers by Waldron, Melanie.

Your digestive system - understand it with numbers

Nov 27, 2014
Your respiration and circulation - understand them with numbers by Waldron, Melanie.

Your respiration and circulation - understand them with numbers

Nov 21, 2014