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Tangled in the rainforest / Can Science Save Your Life? by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Tangled in the rainforest / Can Science Save Your Life?

"Alone in the rainforest, Joe is suddenly caught in a tropical storm. He uses his science skills to observe the habitat around him to build shelter, find food, and search for help."--

Aug 22, 2014
Shark by MacQuitty, Miranda, author.

Shark

Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of various types of sharks.

Aug 22, 2014
Swept away by the storm / Can Science Save Your Life? by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Swept away by the storm / Can Science Save Your Life?

"Adrift in heavy seas after a hurricane, Joe finds his boat pulled by strong currents and winds. He follows a flock of birds and discovers other sea creatures moving in the same direction toward some rocks. Can Joe's science skills help him to survive?"--

Aug 22, 2014
Whales by Gish, Melissa.

Whales

"A look at whales, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their streamlined bodies, behaviors, relationships with humans, and threatened status in the world today"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 22, 2014
Why is the sea salty? - and other questions about the ocean by Richmond, Benjamin, 1986- author.

Why is the sea salty? - and other questions about the ocean

Aug 22, 2014
Why did T. rex have short arms? - and other questions about... dinosaurs by Stewart, Melissa, author.

Why did T. rex have short arms? - and other questions about... dinosaurs

Presents in question and answer format the world of dinosaurs and the various species of land, sea, and air creatures.

Aug 22, 2014
Treasure hunter's handbook by Walsh, Liza Gardner.

Treasure hunter's handbook

Aug 22, 2014
Skydiving dogs by Goldish, Meish, author.

Skydiving dogs

"In this book, young readers will learn about the special dogs that assist the U.S. Military by serving as skydiving companions."--

Aug 22, 2014
Web Design with HTML5 by Van Lent, Colleen.

Web Design with HTML5

Provides information on how to create Web pages using HyperText Markup Language, covering such topics as the three main components of Web sites, common tags, page formatting, and publishing pages on the Internet.

Aug 22, 2014
Wolverines by Gish, Melissa, author.

Wolverines

"A scientific look at wolverines, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their claws, behaviors, relationships with humans, and limited range of the hungry weasels in the world today"--

Aug 22, 2014
Colin Kaepernick by Yomtov, Nelson.

Colin Kaepernick

A biography of Colin Kaepernick, the starting quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers who led his team all the way to the Super Bowl.

Aug 22, 2014
The Kid's Guide to Exploring Nature by Smith, Marilyn/ Gamell, Ashley/ Epstein, Sara/ Hulse, Patricia (CON)/ Nafici, Saara (CON)

The Kid's Guide to Exploring Nature

Aug 22, 2014
It's So Amazing! - A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families by Harris, Robie H./ Emberley, Michael (ILT)

It's So Amazing! - A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families

Aug 22, 2014
Playing pro baseball by Howell, Brian, 1974-

Playing pro baseball

Aug 22, 2014
Pandas by Gish, Melissa.

Pandas

"A look at pandas, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their black-and-white fur, behaviors, relationships with humans, and threatened status in the world today"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 22, 2014
Robert Griffin III by Yomtov, Nelson.

Robert Griffin III

A profile of football great Robert Griffin III.

Aug 22, 2014
Gandhi by Saklani, Juhi, author.

Gandhi

A biography of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian political and spiritual leader who led his country to freedom from British rule through his policy of nonviolent resistance.

Aug 22, 2014
Cultural traditions in Thailand by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Thailand

Thailand's culture is a blending of the Buddhist religion and ancient traditions passed down through centuries. This interesting book describes how influences from surrounding countries such as India, China, Cambodia, and others in southeast Asia have helped to develop many of the colorful festivals celebrated today.

Aug 22, 2014
Chimpanzees by Gish, Melissa.

Chimpanzees

"A look at chimpanzees, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their knuckle-walking, behaviors, relationships with humans, and protected status in the world today"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 22, 2014
Girls research! - Amazing tales of female scientists by Phillips, Jennifer, 1962- author.

Girls research! - Amazing tales of female scientists

"Through narrative stories, explores female scientists who have made major contributions in science and culture"--

Aug 22, 2014