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Why do zebras have stripes? - questions and answers about animals by Canavan, Thomas.

Why do zebras have stripes? - questions and answers about animals

"Gives answers to common questions that kids have about animals"--

Jul 22, 2014
What makes you hiccup? by Canavan, Thomas.

What makes you hiccup?

"Answers common questions young readers have about the human body"--

Jul 22, 2014
Lily - A True Story of Courage & the Joplin Tornado by Mueller, Carolyn/ Hayes, Nick (ILT)

Lily  - A True Story of Courage & the Joplin Tornado

Jul 22, 2014
Beautiful ballerinas by Dombey, Elizabeth.

Beautiful ballerinas

"Kids will learn all about ballet: the most famous ballets, the positions, the outfits, the fun, and the hard work! It's not all roses and tutus for ballerinas. Dancing takes hard work and lots of practice"--

Jul 22, 2014
Feeding Time at the Zoo Step into Reading Book by Shahan, Sherry/ Shahan, Sherry (ILT)

Feeding Time at the Zoo Step into Reading Book

Jul 22, 2014
Colours/ Farben by Milet Publishing (COR)

Colours/ Farben

Jul 22, 2014
Die Kleine Raupe Nimmersatt/ the Very Hungry Caterpillar by Carle, Eric

Die Kleine Raupe Nimmersatt/ the Very Hungry Caterpillar

Jul 22, 2014
Affenpinschers by Petrie, Kristin, 1970-

Affenpinschers

Examines the temperament, coloring, anatomy, feeding habits, and needs of the Affenpinscher.

Jul 22, 2014
Treasure Hunter's Handbook - For Kids by Walsh, Liza Gardner

Treasure Hunter's Handbook - For Kids

Jul 23, 2014
Why is the sea salty? - and other questions about... oceans by Richmond, Benjamin, 1986- author.

Why is the sea salty? - and other questions about... oceans

Answers questions about the ocean, including how water gets to the ocean, what causes waves, and how rubber duckies helped ocean scientists learn more about how the ocean's waters move.

Jul 23, 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.

Jul 23, 2014
Robert Griffin III by Yomtov, Nelson.

Robert Griffin III

Profiles the life and career of the star NFL quarterback, including his college career, awards, setbacks, and comebacks.

Jul 23, 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."--

Jul 23, 2014
Cultural traditions in France by Peppas, Lynn.

Cultural traditions in France

Looks at religious, historical, and cultural traditions that occur in France.

Jul 23, 2014
Designing early literacy programs - differentiated instruction in preschool and kindergarten by McGee, Lea M.

Designing early literacy programs - differentiated instruction in preschool and kindergarten

"This acclaimed teacher resource and course text describes proven ways to accelerate the language and literacy development of young children, including those at risk for reading difficulties. The authors draw on extensive research and classroom experience to present a complete framework for differentiated instruction and early intervention. Strategies for creating literacy-rich classrooms, conducting effective assessments, and implementing targeted learning activities are illustrated with vivid

Jul 23, 2014
The race to the moon - an interactive history adventure by Lassieur, Allison.

The race to the moon - an interactive history adventure

"Describes the space race and the moon landing. Readers' choices reveal various historical details"--

Jul 23, 2014
Cultural traditions in Canada by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Canada

Looks at religious, historical, and cultural traditions that occur in Canada.

Jul 23, 2014
How strong is an ant? - and other questions about... bugs and insects by Carson, Mary Kay, author.

How strong is an ant? - and other questions about... bugs and insects

"In a simple, accessible question-and-answer format, this Good Question! book asks the questions and gives the answers about bugs and insects that young readers really want to know: what the difference is between bugs and insects, how they grow and live,how many bugs and insects there are, and so on. Filled with full-color illustrations showing what's being discussed. Includes list of recommended readings and websites to visit at the back."--

Jul 23, 2014
Cultural traditions in Thailand by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Thailand

Examines the holidays and festivals of Thailand, including Chakri Day, Buddha's Birthday, and Khao Phansa.

Jul 23, 2014
Eye benders - the science of seeing and believing by Gifford, Clive, author.

Eye benders - the science of seeing and believing

Jul 23, 2014