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Extreme cave diving by Loh-Hagan, Virginia.

Extreme cave diving

Introduces the daring sport of extreme cave diving, including equipment, skills, dangers, and famous cave divers.

Jul 29, 2016
Europe by Oachs, Emily Rose, author.

Europe

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to Europe. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Jul 29, 2016
Enchanted gardening - growing miniature gardens, fairy gardens, and more by Amstutz, Lisa J., author.

Enchanted gardening - growing miniature gardens, fairy gardens, and more

"Provides readers with projects for fairy gardens and other magical gardens"--

Jul 29, 2016
Emergency rescue by Gersh, Camilla, author.

Emergency rescue

What's your emergency? From flashing lights and blaring sirens to K-9 units and EMTs, emergency services have vital roles in saving lives. Find out what it takes to respond to an emergency in Emergency Rescue. Learn police officers' secret radio code, look at a firefighter's daily schedule, and hear what emergency dispatchers say on the phone. Make sure you are prepared for an emergency and that you know who to call! Emergency Rescue shows how hard emergency responders, police officers, and fire

Jul 29, 2016
Eastern chipmunks by Bowman, Chris, 1990- author.

Eastern chipmunks

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to Eastern Chipmunks. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Jul 29, 2016
Drawing awesome sea creatures by Toll, Damien, author.

Drawing awesome sea creatures

"Readers learn to draw a varity of sea creatures with the help of detailed, step-by-step instructions and helpful illustrations, including full-color examples of each finished drawing. As readers draw, they learn about art as well as science. Fascinating facts about animal life cycles, diets, and habitats are presented before readers start drawing each animal."--Provided by publisher.

Jul 29, 2016
Drawing awesome people at work by Toll, Damien.

Drawing awesome people at work

Step-by-step instructions with helpful illustrations guide aspiringartists as they learn to draw people in a variety of occupations.

Jul 29, 2016
Did King Arthur exist? by Hunter, Nick, author.

Did King Arthur exist?

Jul 29, 2016
Crocodiles by Meister, Cari, author.

Crocodiles

"This photo-illustrated book for beginning readers describes the physical features and behaviors of crocodiles. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Jul 29, 2016
Colonial cooking by Dosier, Susan, author.

Colonial cooking

"Discusses the everyday life, family roles, cooking methods, most important foods, and celebrations of the colonial period in American history. Includes recipes and sidebars"--

Jul 29, 2016
Cold War spies by Goodman, Michael E.

Cold War spies

"A historical account of espionage during the Cold War, including famous spies such as Aldrich Ames, covert missions, and technologies that influenced the course of the conflict"--

Jul 29, 2016
Coding projects in Scratch - a step-by-step visual guide to coding your own animations, games, simulations, and more! by Woodcock, Jon, author.

Coding projects in Scratch - a step-by-step visual guide to coding your own animations, games, simulations, and more!

You can learn to create mind-bending illusions, crazy animations, and interactive artworks with this collection of Scratch projects! Woodcock shows you simple steps to becoming an expert coder, and helps you improve your coding skills so you can share games online.

Jul 29, 2016
Cleveland Cavaliers by Moussavi, Sam

Cleveland Cavaliers

Jul 29, 2016
Chameleons by Meister, Cari, author.

Chameleons

"This photo-illustrated book for beginning readers describes the physical features and behaviors of chameleons. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Jul 29, 2016
Canada through time. First Nations and early explorers by Corrigan, Kathleen, author.

Canada through time. First Nations and early explorers

Introduces different groups of Canadian Aboriginal people from First Nations to the Metis. Meet pre-Confederation explorers form France and England, and even the Vikings.

Jul 29, 2016
Bubonic panic - when plague invaded America by Jarrow, Gail, author.

Bubonic panic - when plague invaded America

In March 1900, San Francisco's health department investigated a strange and horrible death in Chinatown. A man had died of bubonic plague, one of the world's deadliest diseases. But how could that be possible? Bubonic Panic tells the true story of America's first plague epidemic--the public health doctors who desperately fought to end it, the political leaders who tried to keep it hidden, and the brave scientists who uncovered the plague's secrets. Once again, acclaimed author and scientific exp

Jul 29, 2016
Bridges by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author.

Bridges

"How can we get from one place to another when something blocks our way? It might be a rushing river. Or it might be a huge cavern or a deep ravine. The answer to that question is to build a bridge. Learn about the different types of bridges, the civilizations and people who engineered and risked their lives to construct them, and the advances in bridge building that have made them safe and effective ways to keep us moving!" --cover.

Jul 29, 2016
Bonobos by Hansen, Grace, author.

Bonobos

Introduces bonobos, including where they live, what they eat, and their behavior.

Jul 29, 2016
Florida wetlands by Franchino, Vicky, author.

Florida wetlands

"Explore the wetlands of Florida and learn all about what it's like to live in this biome, from what kinds of plants and animals are found there to what kinds of weather it receives."--

Jul 29, 2016
Extreme tightrope by Loh-Hagan, Virginia.

Extreme tightrope

Jul 29, 2016