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The Angry birds movie official guidebook by Cerasi, Christopher.

The Angry birds movie official guidebook

May 2, 2016
Terriers by Murray, Laura K., 1989- author.

Terriers

"A kindergarten-level introduction to terriers, covering their personalities, behaviors, life span, and such defining features as their paws"--

May 2, 2016
Hacks for minecrafters- mods - the unofficial guide to tips and tricks that other guides won't teach you by Miller, Megan, 1963- author.

Hacks for minecrafters- mods - the unofficial guide to tips and tricks that other guides won't teach you

"Minecraft was designed to allow other people to modify it. And while there are several successful game guides on the market already, this book is the first unofficial "hacker's" super-guide dedicated to adding mods (modifications) to your Minecraft game. Mods add content to the game to alter gameplay, changing the creative feel of the game or giving the players more options for how they interact within the Minecraft world. Mods can make your game run faster, they can add new mobs, mechanics, an

May 2, 2016
Who was Joan of Arc? by Pollack, Pam, author.

Who was Joan of Arc?

Documents the life of the fifteenth-century French teenage peasant who led an army into battle and became a saint.

May 2, 2016
Public library by Meister, Cari, author.

Public library

May 2, 2016
Wild predators by Kratt, Martin, author.

Wild predators

The Kratt brothers activate their creature powers to introduce readers to different types of predator animals and how they hunt for prey.

May 2, 2016
Whoosh! - Lonnie Johnson's super-soaking stream of inventions by Barton, Chris, author.

Whoosh! - Lonnie Johnson's super-soaking stream of inventions

May 2, 2016
What happens when a loved one dies? - our first talk about death by Roberts, Jillian, 1971- author.

What happens when a loved one dies? - our first talk about death

Whether children are experiencing grief and loss for the first time or simply curious, it can be difficult to know how to talk to them about death. Using questions posed in a child's voice and answers that start simply and become more in-depth, this book allows adults to guide the conversation to a natural and reassuring conclusion. Additional questions at the back of the book allow for further discussion. Child psychologist Dr. Jillian Roberts designed the Just Enough series to empower parents/

May 2, 2016
What are the Summer Olympics? by Herman, Gail, 1959- author.

What are the Summer Olympics?

Find out all about the Summer Olympics in this informative book.

May 2, 2016
The universe, black holes, and the Big Bang by Gifford, Clive, author.

The universe, black holes, and the Big Bang

"Travel back in time to the big bang, and learn about the formation of the universe. Explore the baffling world of black holes, and find out how scientists are searching for alien life. Discover the strangest sights of the universe, from quirky quasars to clouds that smell like raspberries."--

May 2, 2016
See what a seal can do by Butterworth, Christine, author.

See what a seal can do

A lyrical portrait of seal characteristics and life explains how seals appear to be slow and sleepy creatures on land but are powerful, graceful and dynamic animals under the water who cleverly outmaneuver predators and skillfully catch fishy dinners.

May 2, 2016
Who is Elton John? by Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie), author.

Who is Elton John?

How does a little boy from the London suburbs named Reginald Kenneth Dwight grow up to become one of the biggest pop stars of all time? A lot of talent and a lot of personality! Elton John, as he would later call himself, started playing piano at the age of three. Although he was trained to play classical music, Elton's real love was rock and roll.

May 2, 2016
Weather math by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Weather math

"Introducing the different ways in which we apply mathematics to weather."--

May 2, 2016
Recording and promoting your music by Anniss, Matt, author.

Recording and promoting your music

"This is a vibrant and engaging book for aspiring young musicians who want to learn the ins and outs of being in a band. This book looks at recording, releasing, and promoting your music, including how it all works in the digital age."--Provided by publisher.

May 2, 2016
The world's craziest records by Garbe, Suzanne.

The world's craziest records

"Describes some of the craziest, silliest, and most extraordinary records achieved by people around the world"--

May 2, 2016
Wormholes by Perritano, John, author.

Wormholes

Are there white holes in space? Who said space and time are the same? Why do wormholes exist? How fast does light travel? What if you could time travel?

May 2, 2016
You wouldn't want to live without soap! by Woolf, Alex, 1964- author.

You wouldn't want to live without soap!

Soaps and detergents are among the great benefits of modern life. They help to keep us comfortable and save us from smelling unpleasant, but above all, they help to protect us from the germs that cause infectious diseases. Learn how soap works, how it is made, and how much harder life would be if we really did have to live without it.

May 2, 2016
The secrets of Mars by Radomski, Kassandra, author.

The secrets of Mars

"Discusses the planet Mars, including observations by ancient cultures, current knowledge of Mars, and plans for future scientific research and space exploration"--

May 2, 2016
Sand tiger sharks by Hansen, Grace, author.

Sand tiger sharks

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of sand tiger sharks.

May 2, 2016
Meet a baby lion by Bell, Samantha.

Meet a baby lion

May 2, 2016