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All about baseball by Doeden, Matt, author.

All about baseball

"Explains the game of baseball, including the game's goals, positions, basic rules, and other points of interest"--

Sep 4, 2015
Alex Morgan by Illugi Jökulsson, author.

Alex Morgan

"Recounts the story of American soccer star Alex Morgan,one of the best female players in the world. The book tracks her success in helping to win the FIFA World Cup, a team gold medal in the 2012 Olympics, and her achievements outside of soccer, including writing and modeling"--

Sep 4, 2015
The 12 biggest breakthroughs in computer technology by Ventura, Marne, author.

The 12 biggest breakthroughs in computer technology

This book features 12 of the most influential technology breakthroughs in computer science covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.

Sep 4, 2015
The 12 biggest breakthroughs in energy technology by Eboch, M. M., author.

The 12 biggest breakthroughs in energy technology

This book features 12 of the most influential energy technology breakthroughs covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.

Sep 4, 2015
12 great moments that changed TV history by Fromowitz, Lori, author.

12 great moments that changed TV history

Brief two-page discussions of twelve major events in the history of television broadcasting.

Sep 4, 2015
The 12 most amazing American natural wonders by Rowell, Rebecca.

The 12 most amazing American natural wonders

Amazing America celebrates the most incredible aspects of the United States. This volume features the breathtaking natural wonders and is packed with fun facts and historical information that highlights the best aspects of the United States.

Sep 4, 2015
Action art - hands-on active art adventures by Kohl, MaryAnn F., author.

Action art - hands-on active art adventures

Art experiences and art activities for children and the adults who work with them.

Sep 4, 2015
Baby owls by Leaf, Christina, author.

Baby owls

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

Sep 4, 2015
Be a survivor by Oxlade, Chris.

Be a survivor

Sep 4, 2015
Lice by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Lice

"This book details the life and habits of lice"--

Sep 4, 2015
Savvy saving by Spath, Carolyn E. W.

Savvy saving

Explains the concept and importance of saving and suggests ways to help children save.

Sep 4, 2015
The young investigator's guide to ancient aliens by

The young investigator's guide to ancient aliens

"Based on the popular History Channel show, this book takes a look at history while asking the question: What if there were aliens involved?"--

Sep 4, 2015
When the earth shakes - earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis by Winchester, Simon, author.

When the earth shakes - earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis

"'New York Times' bestselling author, explorer, journalist, and geologist Simon Winchester who's been shaken by earthquakes in New Zealand, skied through Greenland to help prove the theory of plate tectonics, and even charred the soles of his boots climbing a volcano looks at the science, technology, and societal impact of these inter-connected natural phenomena"--

Sep 4, 2015
Vultures by Riggs, Kate, author.

Vultures

"A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of vultures, the carrion-eating birds of prey. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why vultures are bald"--

Sep 4, 2015
The sun by Riggs, Kate, author.

The sun

"A young scientist's guide to the sun and other stars, including how they interact with other elements in the universe and emphasizing how questions and observations can lead to discovery"--

Sep 4, 2015
The strangest animals in the world by Gagne, Tammy, author.

The strangest animals in the world

"Interesting facts, colorful photographs, and simple text introduce readers to the world's strangest animals"--

Sep 4, 2015
Chickens don't fly - and other fun facts by DiSiena, Laura Lyn.

Chickens don't fly - and other fun facts

"A book of fun facts about animals of all sizes, shapes, and species!"--

Sep 4, 2015
Can we help? - kids volunteering to help their communities by Ancona, George, author.

Can we help? - kids volunteering to help their communities

Describes how children can help their communities in different ways, from tending a community garden and training service dogs to volunteering to help people with disabilities and mentoring younger students.

Sep 4, 2015
Sand swimmers - the secret life of Australia's desert wilderness by Oliver, Narelle, 1960- author.

Sand swimmers - the secret life of Australia's desert wilderness

In the center of Australia lies a strange desert wilderness called the Dead Heart. It is difficult to imagine that anything can exist in such a harsh place. But the Dead Heart has a secret: it holds amazing stories of adaptation and survival. Follow in the footsteps of early explorers such a Charles Sturt and learn what the indigenous people of Australia have long known: not all is quite as it seems.

Sep 4, 2015
Optical illusions by Franklin, Carolyn, 1956- author.

Optical illusions

"Art doodling stimulates creativity and develops drawing skills. Discover the thill of using simple Art Doodle patterns to build up a stunning optical illusion. Step-by-step guides lead you through from rough sketch to finished artwork. Learn how to use geometric shapes to create incredible visual trickery! Packed with inspirational ideas and designs that show how easily amazing 3D effects can be achieved."--Back cover.

Sep 4, 2015