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Girls star - amazing tales of Hollywood's leading ladies by Tougas, Shelley.

Girls star - amazing tales of Hollywood's leading ladies

"Through narrative stories, explores actresses who have made major contributions in movies and television"--

Aug 23, 2014
Chinese New Year by Marsico, Katie, 1980-

Chinese New Year

Overview: Cultural Holidays investigates holidays all around the world! Each book brings the spirit of a holiday alive with colorful illustrations and provides clear facts about the holiday's special traditions and history. Which holiday will you celebrate next?.

Aug 23, 2014
Edward Hopper paints his world by Burleigh, Robert.

Edward Hopper paints his world

"As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his craft. And even though no one wanted to buy his paintings for a long time, he never stopped believing in his dream to be an artist. He was fascinated with painting light and shadow and his works explore this challenge. Edward Hopper's story is one of courage, resilience, and determination. I

Aug 23, 2014
Cool kids cook. Fresh & Fit Fresh and fit by Kid Chef Eliana, 2000-

Cool kids cook. Fresh & Fit Fresh and fit

Aug 23, 2014
Georgia by Haywood, Karen Diane.

Georgia

Aug 23, 2014
Genetic modification - should humans control nature? by Gray, Leon, 1974-

Genetic modification - should humans control nature?

Discusses issues surrounding genetic modification, exploring how it is used by scientists and in the food and pharmaceutical industries.

Aug 23, 2014
Hades Speaks! - A Guide to the Underworld by the Greek God of the Dead by Shecter, Vicky Alvear/ Larson, J. E. (ILT)

Hades Speaks! - A Guide to the Underworld by the Greek God of the Dead

Aug 23, 2014
Cultural traditions in Greece by Peppas, Lynn.

Cultural traditions in Greece

Greek culture has influenced many other cultures around the globe for thousands of years. Many of the cultural traditions celebrated in Greece today have been passed down through the centuries by the people of this ancient civilization. This book describes how the traditions, beliefs, and rituals of people across the country are observed in the many different festivals celebrated today. Young readers will also learn how the Greek people celebrate family occasions.

Aug 23, 2014
Cool Creations in 101 Pieces by Kenney, Sean/ Kenney, Sean (ILT)

Cool Creations in 101 Pieces

Aug 23, 2014
Cultural traditions in the United States by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in the United States

Aug 23, 2014
From plastic to soccer ball by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From plastic to soccer ball

Aug 23, 2014
From steel to bicycle by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From steel to bicycle

Aug 23, 2014
The End of World War I - the Treaty of Versailles and its tragic legacy by Swayze, Alan.

The End of World War I - the Treaty of Versailles and its tragic legacy

Explores the events that occured after the armistice of 1918 ended World War I, describing the outcome of the Paris Peace Conference of 1919 that would create bitter resentment in Germany and pave the way for World War II.

Aug 23, 2014
Excavators by Lennie, Charles

Excavators

Aug 23, 2014
Everything is a poem - the best of J. Patrick Lewis by Lewis, J. Patrick.

Everything is a poem - the best of J. Patrick Lewis

"A delightfully wide-ranging poetry collection taken from previously published and new works by American poet J. Patrick Lewis is illustrated by Italian artist Maria Cristina Pritelli"--

Aug 23, 2014
The deep dish on pizza! by Krensky, Stephen.

The deep dish on pizza!

Young readers can chow down on a slice of mouthwatering history in this nonfiction reader all about pizza. A special section at the back includes relevant information on subjects like geography and science.

Aug 23, 2014
Football's greatest running backs by Braun, Eric, 1971-

Football's greatest running backs

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro running backs"--

Aug 23, 2014
Football's greatest receivers by Braun, Eric, 1971- author.

Football's greatest receivers

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro receivers"--

Aug 23, 2014
Football's greatest quarterbacks by Doeden, Matt.

Football's greatest quarterbacks

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro quarterbacks"--

Aug 23, 2014
Football's greatest defenders by Doeden, Matt.

Football's greatest defenders

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro defenders"--

Aug 23, 2014