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See how they work & look inside diggers / Big Rigs, Fire Trucks, Diggers, Farm Equipment by Flaherty, Michael (EDT)/ Tegg, Simon (ILT)/ Watton, Ross (ILT)

See how they work & look inside diggers / Big Rigs, Fire Trucks, Diggers, Farm Equipment

Presents some of the different types of vehicles that are designed for moving the earth, knocking down buildings, building roads and tunnels, mining, and other purposes, and describes their parts and how they are used.

Jul 20, 2016
Say hello to Hb2sO by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author.

Say hello to Hb2sO

"In this book, young readers will learn all the essential facts about water"--

Jul 20, 2016
Russell Wilson by Scheff, Matt.

Russell Wilson

Chronicles the life and career of the NFL quarterback, from his childhood and his time as a minor league baseball player to his professional football accomplishments.

Jul 20, 2016
Rosa Parks - activist for equality by Hansen, Grace, author.

Rosa Parks - activist for equality

Presents the African American woman who, in refusing to obey a discriminatory rule about bus seating, set off both the Montgomery Bus Boycott and a movement that changed the nation's laws.

Jul 20, 2016
A reptile's view of the world by Brett, Flora, author.

A reptile's view of the world

"From a reptile's point of view, tells about reptile senses, providing insight into reptile behavior and abilities"--

Jul 20, 2016
A primary source history of the U.S. Civil War by Micklos, John, author.

A primary source history of the U.S. Civil War

Presents a history of the Civil War, providing such first-hand accounts as quotations, photographs, newspaper articles, and personal letters of soldiers and military officers.

Jul 20, 2016
A primary source history of the American Revolution by Webb, Sarah Powers, 1967- author.

A primary source history of the American Revolution

Chronicles the events of the American Revolution through the lens of contemporary primary documents.

Jul 20, 2016
Pierre Auguste Renoir by Venezia, Mike, author, illustrator.

Pierre Auguste Renoir

Briefly recounts the French painter's development, along with other fellow artists, of a new type of painting known as Impressionism.

Jul 20, 2016
Paul Gauguin by Venezia, Mike, author.

Paul Gauguin

Describes the life and work of the nineteenth-century French artist known for his paintings of the South Pacific.

Jul 20, 2016
Patterns in the park by Clark Sawyer, J, author.

Patterns in the park

"In this book, readers learn to identify patterns using parks as a setting."--

Jul 20, 2016
The water beneath your feet by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author.

The water beneath your feet

"In this book, young readers will learn all about groundwater."--

Jul 20, 2016
Weather by Mack, Lorrie, author, editor.

Weather

Full-color photography is paired with clearly written text to offer a unique introduction to the many forces of nature and the weather elements these forces produce.

Jul 20, 2016
What's soil made of? by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author.

What's soil made of?

"In this book, readers learn what makes up soil."--

Jul 20, 2016
Why do most plants need soil? by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author.

Why do most plants need soil?

"In this book readers will learn why plants need soil."--

Jul 20, 2016
The White House by Herrington, Lisa M.

The White House

Introduces the White House, recounting its history and describing its physical features, some of the events that take place in its different rooms, and the reasons why it is a symbol of the United States.

Jul 20, 2016
Florida wetlands by Franchino, Vicky, author.

Florida wetlands

"Explore the wetlands of Florida and learn all about what it's like to live in this biome, from what kinds of plants and animals are found there to what kinds of weather it receives."--

Jul 20, 2016
You wouldn't want to live without poop! by Woolf, Alex, 1964- author.

You wouldn't want to live without poop!

"Describes what life would be like without poop."--

Jul 20, 2016
You wouldn't want to live without sleep! by Pipe, Jim, 1966- author.

You wouldn't want to live without sleep!

"Describes what life would be like without sleep."--

Jul 20, 2016
You wouldn't want to live without vegetables by Woolf, Alex, 1964- author.

You wouldn't want to live without vegetables

Looks at what life would be like without vegetables, examining what they are, why humans need them, their history, and how people have used them for purposes other than eating.

Jul 20, 2016
Maya Angelou by Kaiser, Lisbeth/ Salaberria, Leire (ILT)

Maya Angelou

Jul 20, 2016