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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.

Dec 10, 2014
Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold by Sidman, Joyce, author.

Winter Bees  & Other Poems of the Cold

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 2014
Tundras inside out by Bow, James.

Tundras inside out

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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."--

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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."--

Dec 10, 2014
Japan by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Japan

Dec 10, 2014
Italy by Tieck, Sarah, 1976-

Italy

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

Dec 10, 2014
India by Murray, Julie, 1969-

India

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

Dec 10, 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.

Dec 10, 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."--

Dec 10, 2014
Hunt with the fireflies by Kenney, Karen Latchana.

Hunt with the fireflies

Dec 10, 2014
Turkey by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Turkey

Dec 10, 2014