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Batarangs and grapnels - the science behind Batman's utility belt by Biskup, Agnieszka.

Batarangs and grapnels - the science behind Batman's utility belt

Looks at several of the tools and weapons from Batman's utility belt and the science behind similar real-world technologies, from boomerangs and bolos to rebreathers for underwater diving.

Apr 23, 2014
Being a bullfrog by Youssef, Jagger, author.

Being a bullfrog

Presents information about bullfrogs, including habitat, diet, physical characteristics, and behavior.

Apr 23, 2014
Being a toucan by Ponka, Katherine, author.

Being a toucan

Presents information about toucans, including habitat, diet, physical characteristics, and behavior.

Apr 23, 2014
The best MLB hitters of all time by Graves, Will, author.

The best MLB hitters of all time

Looks at some of the best hitters in baseball history, including Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Willie Mays, and Albert Pujols.

Apr 23, 2014
The best MLB teams of all time by Monnig, Alex, author.

The best MLB teams of all time

Looks at some of the best teams in baseball history, including the 1929 Philadelphia A's, the 1961 New York Yankees, and the 1975 Cincinnati Reds.

Apr 23, 2014
D-Day - the invasion of Normandy, 1944 by Atkinson, Rick.

D-Day - the invasion of Normandy, 1944

Apr 23, 2014
Box jellyfish by Owen, Ruth, 1967- author.

Box jellyfish

Introduces box jellyfish, discussing their physical features, habitat, behavior, and defenses.

Apr 23, 2014
Bug jokes by Rosenberg, Pam (COM)/ Ostrom, Bob (ILT)

Bug jokes

Collects jokes, riddles, and humorous illustrations about ants, bees, butterflies, fleas, flies, grasshoppers, and other bugs.

Apr 23, 2014
Animals by Hynes, Margaret, 1970- author.

Animals

Presents a visual introduction to animals, discussing physical characteristics, defenses, habitats, migration patterns, life cycles, and conservation.

Apr 23, 2014
Cherry Pickers by Rogers, Hal

Cherry Pickers

Apr 23, 2014
Cement mixers by Osier, Dan.

Cement mixers

Provides details about cement mixers, including their parts, how they are used, and when they were first created.

Apr 23, 2014
50 body questions - a book that spills its guts by Kyi, Tanya Lloyd, 1973-, author.

50 body questions - a book that spills its guts

Looks at how the human body works, answering fifty questions on such topics as digestion, blood, bones and muscles, the immune system, senses, the brain, and the nervous system.

Apr 23, 2014
Arlington National Cemetery by Temple, Bob, author.

Arlington National Cemetery

Introduces the history of the national cemetery and discusses some of the memorials and monuments on its grounds.

Apr 23, 2014
The color book by Benini Pietromarchi, Sophie.

The color book

Presents a journey into the world of color, offering techniques for creating a personal diary filled with the colors and designs that memories evoke.

Apr 23, 2014
Diary of Carrie Berry - a Confederate girl by Berry, Carrie, 1854-1921.

Diary of Carrie Berry - a Confederate girl

"Presents excerpts from the diary of Carrie Berry, a 10-year-old girl who lived in the Confederate South in 1864"--

Apr 23, 2014
Depression and other mood disorders by Field, Jon Eben, author.

Depression and other mood disorders

"Studies indicate that approximately four percent of adolescents experience serious depression. Depression and other mood disorders such as bipolar disorder, occur across all age groups, genders, economic classes, and ethnic groups. This informative title examines the causes and symptoms of depression and other mood disorders and provides information about treatment options. A chapter on caring for others discusses the difficulties young people encounter living with or caring for siblings or par

Apr 23, 2014
Even my ears are smiling by Rosen, Michael, 1946-

Even my ears are smiling

Apr 23, 2014
Bachelor's Grove Cemetery - and other haunted places of the Midwest by Chandler, Matt.

Bachelor's Grove Cemetery - and other haunted places of the Midwest

"Describes ghost sightings and hauntings in the Midwestern United States"--

Apr 23, 2014
About habitats - forests by Sill, Cathryn P., 1953- author.

About habitats - forests

Presents an introduction to the forest habitat, describing the variety of animals and plants that live there and why it needs to be protected.

Apr 23, 2014
Bill Clinton by Gregory, Josh.

Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton served as President of the United States from 1993-2001.

Apr 23, 2014