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Why fish fart - gross but true things you'll wish you didn't know by Gould, Francesca, author.

Why fish fart - gross but true things you'll wish you didn't know

Sep 12, 2014
Ready for fractions and decimals by Wingard-Nelson, Rebecca.

Ready for fractions and decimals

"Learn the basic fundamentals of adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing using fractions and decimals"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 12, 2014
Animals everywhere. by Abbott, Simon

Animals everywhere.

Sep 12, 2014
20 fun facts about the moon by Nagelhout, Ryan, author.

20 fun facts about the moon

Sep 12, 2014
Dear Wandering Wildebeest - and other poems from the Water Hole by Latham, Irene.

Dear Wandering Wildebeest - and other poems from the Water Hole

Sep 12, 2014
Costume parties - planning a party that makes your friends say "wow!" by Jones, Jen.

Costume parties - planning a party that makes your friends say "wow!"

"Learn how to throw a costume party that will go down in history. Discover themes, decorations, food, and planning tips that will kick off the perfect party"--

Sep 12, 2014
20 fun facts about galaxies by Sabatino, Michael, author.

20 fun facts about galaxies

Sep 12, 2014
20 Fun facts about asteroids and comets by Chiger, Arielle, author.

20 Fun facts about asteroids and comets

Sep 12, 2014
1000 inventions and discoveries by Bridgman, Roger Francis, 1940- author.

1000 inventions and discoveries

Summarizes one thousand notable inventions and discoveries of ancient and modern times, from 3,000,000 B.C. to the beginning of the twenty-first century A.D.

Sep 12, 2014
Unearthing igneous rocks by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Unearthing igneous rocks

Sep 13, 2014
Veterinarians by Minden, Cecilia.

Veterinarians

This book features colorful pictures and easy-to-read text that allow young readers a glimpse at the demanding but rewarding world of animal doctors.

Sep 13, 2014
The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco by Norfolk, Sherry, 1952-

The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco

Sep 13, 2014
Zebras by Riggs, Kate, author.

Zebras

"A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of zebras, the striped African horses. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how zebras came to have striped fur"--

Sep 13, 2014
Trains can float - and other fun facts by DiSiena, Laura Lyn, author.

Trains can float - and other fun facts

"A book of fun facts about all sorts of vehicles and transportation"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 13, 2014
I am Malala - how one girl stood up for education and changed the world by Yousafzai, Malala, 1997-

I am Malala - how one girl stood up for education and changed the world

"I Am Malala. This is my story. Malala Yousafzai was only ten years old when the Taliban took control of her region. They said music was a crime. They said women weren't allowed to go to the market. They said girls couldn't go to school. Raised in a once-peaceful area of Pakistan transformed by terrorism, Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. So she fought for her right to be educated. And on October 9, 2012, she nearly lost her life for the cause: She was shot point-blank while r

Sep 13, 2014
Mr. Cornell's dream boxes by Winter, Jeanette.

Mr. Cornell's dream boxes

"Joseph Cornell loved to draw and paint and collect things. With these drawings and paintings and collected treasures, he made marvelous shadowboxes--wonderlands covered in glass. And who did he most like to share them with? Children, of course.

Sep 13, 2014
20 fun facts about stars by Rajczak, Kristen, author.

20 fun facts about stars

Sep 13, 2014
Junk drawer physics - 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing by Mercer, Bobby, 1961- author.

Junk drawer physics - 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing

Sep 13, 2014
Alexander, the Great by Bankston, John, 1974-

Alexander, the Great

Presents the life of the Greek conqueror, describing his early education as a warrior, his conquests throughout the Persian empire, and his influence on the ancient world of his time.

Sep 13, 2014
Edward Hopper paints his world by Burleigh, Robert.

Edward Hopper paints his world

"As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his craft. And even though no one wanted to buy his paintings for a long time, he never stopped believing in his dream to be an artist. He was fascinated with painting light and shadow and his works explore this challenge. Edward Hopper's story is one of courage, resilience, and determination. I

Sep 13, 2014