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Malala Yousafzai - shot by the Taliban, still fighting for equal education by Doeden, Matt, author.

Malala Yousafzai - shot by the Taliban, still fighting for equal education

"On October 9, 2012, Malala Yousafzai was on her way home from school in Swat Valley, Pakistan, when she was shot in the head by members of the Taliban. Though she was only fifteen years old, the Taliban targeted her because she wrote blog posts and appeared on television defending girls' right to education in Pakistan. Malala survived the attack and went on to write a book, earn a nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize, and meet President Barack" -- Provided by publisher.

Oct 20, 2014
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder by Rodger, Ellen, author.

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

"An estimated 40,000 children are born with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in the United States each year. The impacts on school and family, and social life are immense. FASDs are a group of disorders and conditions that occur in people whose mothers drank alcohol during pregnancy. This useful title gives an overview of the mental, behavioral, and physical impairments of FASD, as well as new research, treatments and methods for managing behavioral issues. A chapter on caring for others addres

Oct 20, 2014
Edgy Equations by Arias, Lisa

Edgy Equations

Oct 20, 2014
Legend of Sleeping Bear by Wargin, Kathy-jo

Legend of Sleeping Bear

Oct 20, 2014
Langston Hughes by Berry, S. L.

Langston Hughes

"An exploration of the life and work of 20th-century American writer Langston Hughes, whose poetry is known for its accounts of the African American experience and its call to racial equality"--

Oct 20, 2014
The iridescence of birds - a book about Henri Matisse by MacLachlan, Patricia, author.

The iridescence of birds - a book about Henri Matisse

A story inspired by the life of the influential French master artist considers how he transformed his dreary childhood community in northern France through his expressions of color and form.

Oct 20, 2014
Invisible to the Eye - Animals in Disguise by Muntz, Kendra

Invisible to the Eye - Animals in Disguise

Oct 20, 2014
Great moments in Olympic snowboarding by Howell, Brian, 1974- author.

Great moments in Olympic snowboarding

Oct 20, 2014
The little mermaid and other fishy tales by Ray, Jane, 1960- author, illustrator.

The little mermaid and other fishy tales

An illustrated collection of deep-sea adventures features an international selection of stories and poems including "The Fisherman and His Wife," "Whalesong," and "The Ballad of John Silver."

Oct 20, 2014
Look and find. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles by

Look and find. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are battling their most evil enemies and need help as the reader moves swiftly through eight action scenes that lead the Turtles to victory.

Oct 20, 2014
Everything World War I by Kenney, Karen Latchana, author.

Everything World War I

A one hundredth anniversary tribute introduces World War I's key events, major battles, and most prominent players, incorporating informative photography, maps, and an interactive glossary.

Oct 20, 2014
Gus & me - the story of my granddad and my first guitar by Richards, Keith, 1943- author.

Gus & me - the story of my granddad and my first guitar

Tells the story of the young Keith Richards, who was introduced to the joy of music through his beloved granddad, affectionately known as "Gus."

Oct 20, 2014
Goldie takes a stand! - Golda Meir's first crusade by Krasner, Barbara, author.

Goldie takes a stand! - Golda Meir's first crusade

A look at the early life of Israel's first female prime minster shares a story from her childhood in which, at age nine, she organized her friends to raise money to buy textbooks for immigrant classmates.

Oct 20, 2014
Is it hard or soft? by Mason, Helen, 1950- author.

Is it hard or soft?

Oct 20, 2014
How to save a species by Baillie, Marilyn, author.

How to save a species

Oct 20, 2014
David and God's giant victory by Jones, Dennis G., 1956-

David and God's giant victory

Retells the Bible story of the battle between the boy David, armed with only a sling, and the giant warrior Goliath.

Oct 20, 2014
Armond goes to a party - a book about Asperger's and friendship by Carlson, Nancy L., author.

Armond goes to a party - a book about Asperger's and friendship

"A boy with Asperger's overcomes his social challenges to help a friend celebrate her birthday"--

Oct 20, 2014
Antarctica by Fowler, Allan.

Antarctica

An introduction to the continent of Antarctica, its geographical features, visitors, and animals.

Oct 20, 2014
Animal stories - heartwarming true tales from the animal kingdom by Yolen, Jane, author.

Animal stories - heartwarming true tales from the animal kingdom

Presents a collection of true animal stories from different historical periods, including the tales of Balto the Alaskan sled dog, Smoky the Bear, and Internet sensation Christian the lion.

Oct 20, 2014
Ali - an American champion by Denenberg, Barry.

Ali - an American champion

Puts the famous boxer in to historical context through the use of newspaper articles, interviews, opinion pieces, and photographs.

Oct 20, 2014