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What is poetry? by Trueit, Trudi Strain.

What is poetry?

Introduces and offers examples of the main elements of poetry--including lines, rhythm, rhyme, form, and subject--and describes such genres as free verse, concrete poems, nursery rhymes, limericks, narrative poems, and haiku.

Oct 23, 2014
What Happens When You Flush? by Hicks, Kelli

What Happens When You Flush?

Oct 23, 2014
With books and bricks - how Booker T. Washington built a school by Slade, Suzanne.

With books and bricks - how Booker T. Washington built a school

"Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Booker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students, but no school, Booker set out to build his own school--brick by brick"--

Oct 23, 2014
What's so yummy? - all about eating well and feeling good by Harris, Robie H.

What's so yummy? - all about eating well and feeling good

Gus, Nellie, and baby Jake visit their community garden before shopping at the farmer's market and grocery store to gather healthy ingredients that they help prepare for a picnic, in a story that explains the role of nutrition in health.

Oct 23, 2014
Why we live where we live by Vermond, Kira, author.

Why we live where we live

Oct 23, 2014
Positive & Negative Numbers, Oh My! by Arias, Lisa

Positive & Negative Numbers, Oh My!

Oct 23, 2014
The Los Angeles Lakers by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7-

The Los Angeles Lakers

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Los Angeles Lakers that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Oct 23, 2014
The true cost of technology by Colson, Mary.

The true cost of technology

Examines the technology products supply chain, workers' rights, and the effect of electronics on health; describes the environmental impacts that technology purchases have on the planet; and discusses how shoppers in industrial nations can make responsible choices.

Oct 23, 2014
Time for kids X why Z space by Shulman, Mark, 1962- author.

Time for kids X why Z space

Answers commonly asked questions about space and includes sections on the sun, the solar system, the stars, and space exploration.

Oct 23, 2014
Louisiana - the Pelican state by Bjorklund, Ruth, author.

Louisiana - the Pelican state

Oct 23, 2014
The Philadelphia 76ers by Stewart, Mark, 1690 July 7-

The Philadelphia 76ers

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Philadelphia 76ers that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Oct 23, 2014
The Oklahoma City Thunder by Stewart, Mark, 1960 July 7-

The Oklahoma City Thunder

"A revised Team Spirit Basketball edition featuring the Oklahoma City Thunder that chronicles the history and accomplishments of the team. Includes access to the Team Spirit website which provides additional information and photos"--

Oct 23, 2014
Sports top tens by Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

Sports top tens

Compiles lists of the top ten athletes in various sports from the top ten Olympic gold medalists to the highest scorers in the WNBA.

Oct 23, 2014
Maryland - the Old Line State by Otfinoski, Steven, author.

Maryland - the Old Line State

Oct 23, 2014
New York - the Empire State by Elish, Dan, author.

New York - the Empire State

Oct 23, 2014
Minerals up close by Glaser, Jason.

Minerals up close

Minerals are amazing. Their beauty, variety, and many properties are fascinating to observe, especially under a microscope. Readers get a chance to see close-up photographs of many minerals as they learn what a mineral is and how it forms from various elements. They'll also learn why people need minerals for their bodies to function and how we can get them through the things we eat.

Oct 23, 2014
Tiny bugs up close by Levy, Janey.

Tiny bugs up close

Oct 23, 2014
Star wars rebels - the visual guide by Bray, Adam, author.

Star wars rebels - the visual guide

Star wars rebels is set five years before Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope when a motley group of rebels affected by the Galactic Empire band together aboard a freighter starship. This is the beginnings of the group that forms the Rebel Alliance. This book shows you the beginning of the epic struggle against the Empire. Meet daring new heroes and sinister villains, discover never-before-seen vehicles, and explore exciting new worlds. Features a foreward by Rebels executive producer Dave Filoni a

Oct 23, 2014
My daily diet - grains by Waters, Rosa, 1957- author.

My daily diet - grains

Oct 23, 2014
My daily diet - fruits by Waters, Rosa, 1957- author.

My daily diet - fruits

Oct 23, 2014