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Sharon Creech by Wheeler, Jill C., 1964-

Sharon Creech

Offers information on the author's life, including her childhood, her work as a teacher, and her writing process.

Mar 25, 2015
U.S. Navy true stories - tales of bravery by Gunderson, Jessica.

U.S. Navy true stories - tales of bravery

"Provides gripping accounts of Navy servicemen and servicewomen who showed exceptional courage during combat"--

Mar 25, 2015
The Titanic's crew - working aboard the great ship by Dougherty, Terri, author.

The Titanic's crew - working aboard the great ship

Explores the crew of the Titanic, discussing the different duties workers were in charge of and how their choices influenced the events that led to the ocean liner sinking.

Mar 25, 2015
Learn to draw rainforest & jungle animals - learn to draw and color 21 different exotic creatures, step by easy step, shape by simple shape! by Phan, Sandy.

Learn to draw rainforest & jungle animals - learn to draw and color 21 different exotic creatures, step by easy step, shape by simple shape!

Simple step-by-step instructions make it fun and easy to draw a toucan, an Amazon river dolphin, a howler monkey, and other rainforest and jungle animals."--Page 4 of cover.

Mar 25, 2015
The search for the Titanic - finding the ship's watery grave by Dougherty, Terri, author.

The search for the Titanic - finding the ship's watery grave

Provides details on the search for the lost oceanliner, Titanic.

Mar 25, 2015
Start sweating! - a kids' guide to being active by Kreisman, Rachelle, author.

Start sweating! - a kids' guide to being active

There are many ways to be active. Some ways are good for you and keep you healthy. Learn why it is important to be active and discover the fun in sweating for a healthy body.

Mar 25, 2015
Malala Yousafzai by Doak, Robin S. (Robin Santos), 1963-

Malala Yousafzai

Chronicles the life of the young Pakistani student who advocates for women's rights and education, survived an assassination attempt, and in 2014 became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize-winner in history.

Mar 25, 2015
Thirteen-lined ground squirrels by Clark Sawyer, J., author.

Thirteen-lined ground squirrels

"In this book, young readers will learn about thirteen-line ground squirrels and their winter habits."--

Mar 25, 2015
Kangaroo to the rescue! - and more true stories of amazing animal heroes by Donohue, Moira Rose, author.

Kangaroo to the rescue! - and more true stories of amazing animal heroes

Read about these amazing animal heroes, stories that will inspire pet owners, farm hands, anyone who has an infinity for animals and their unique behaviors.

Mar 25, 2015
Monster goose nursery rhymes by Herz, Henry, author.

Monster goose nursery rhymes

Darker versions of traditional Mother Goose nursery rhymes using gnomes, goblins, zombies, and other mythical creatures.

Mar 25, 2015
Michelle Obama by Taylor-Butler, Christine.

Michelle Obama

Traces the life of the United States' first African American first lady, describing her childhood, education, and family, as well as initiatives she's undertaken since Barack Obama was elected president.

Mar 25, 2015
Secrets of Mesa Verde - cliff dwellings of the pueblo by Fay, Gail.

Secrets of Mesa Verde - cliff dwellings of the pueblo

"Describes the archeological wonder of Mesa Verde, including discovery, artifacts, ancient peoples, and preservation"--

Mar 25, 2015
The story of the Little Rock Nine and school desegregation in photographs by Aretha, David.

The story of the Little Rock Nine and school desegregation in photographs

"Discusses the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School, including the nine African-American students that successfully integrated the Arkansas school and the controversy and crisis surrounding the event"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 25, 2015
The story of the civil rights march on Washington for jobs and freedom in photographs by Aretha, David.

The story of the civil rights march on Washington for jobs and freedom in photographs

"Discusses the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963, including the causes for the march, how the march was organized and its leaders, the important speeches, and the impact it had on the Civil Rights Movement"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 25, 2015
The story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott in photographs by Aretha, David.

The story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott in photographs

"Examines the Montgomery Bus Boycott through primary source photographs, including Rosa Parks' role in the effort, other important leaders, the daily struggles of the boycott, and the end of segregation on Montgomery's buses"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 25, 2015
Sport bikes by Hamilton, John, 1959- author.

Sport bikes

Describes motorcycles intended for high performance, and provides information on their types, structure, riding techniques, and racing.

Mar 25, 2015
Space exploration / Library Edition by Stott, Carole, author.

Space exploration / Library Edition

Describes rockets, exploratory vehicles, and other technological aspects of space exploration, satellites, space stations, and the life and work of astronauts.

Mar 25, 2015
Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo by Torres, John Albert.

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo

"International soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo has already played for two of the sport's biggest teams, Manchester United and Real Madrid. This sports biography will examine everything from Ronaldo's childhood and early difficulties to becoming one of the best soccer players in the world!"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 25, 2015
Early people by Pipe, Jim, 1966- author.

Early people

Describes the lives of early prehistoric peoples, describing their early migratory-based existence, the discovery of fire, the invention of tools, the domestication of animals, the creation of art, and the gradual transitions to agricultural settlements,and town life.

Mar 25, 2015
Inheritance of traits - why is my dog bigger than your dog? by Green, Jen, author.

Inheritance of traits - why is my dog bigger than your dog?

"This fun book about dog shows teaches the core curriculum topic of inheritance."--

Mar 25, 2015