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Construction Handbook - An Official Mojang Book by Needler, Matthew/ Southam, Phil

Construction Handbook - An Official Mojang Book

Jul 27, 2015
Redstone Handbook - An Official Mojang Book by Farwell, Nick

Redstone Handbook - An Official Mojang Book

Jul 27, 2015
Shark wars by Woodward, John, 1954- author.

Shark wars

Examines the deadliest underwater creatures; describes their attacks and defenses; and suggests which one is more likely to win if they fought each other.

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind zombies by Collins, Terry (Terry Lee), author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind zombies

"The popular Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang teach kids all about zombies"--

Jul 28, 2015
Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind werewolves by Weakland, Mark, author.

Scooby-Doo! and the truth behind werewolves

"The popular Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang teach kids all about werewolves"--

Jul 28, 2015
Origami bugs by Ard, Catherine, author.

Origami bugs

Provides detailed directions for folding five paper insects, including a bumblebee, beetle, and butterfly.

Jul 28, 2015
Watch out for flying kids! / How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community by Levinson, Cynthia.

Watch out for flying kids! / How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community

Jul 28, 2015
Your muscular system works! by Brett, Flora, author.

Your muscular system works!

"Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their muscular system"--

Jul 28, 2015
Dachshunds by Finne, Stephanie, author.

Dachshunds

Shares information about Dachshunds, including what they are like, their average size, and the type of care they need.

Jul 28, 2015
Dogs by Furstinger, Nancy.

Dogs

Presents information about dogs and how they demonstrate intelligence by problem solving, matching words with objects, and performing jobs to assist humans.

Jul 28, 2015
Life during World War II by Lanier, Wendy H., author.

Life during World War II

Describes life during World War II, including rationing, the changing workforce, and the role of Hollywood in the war effort.

Jul 28, 2015
Life during the Civil War by Halls, Kelly Milner, 1957- author.

Life during the Civil War

Describes life during the Civil War, including causes for the division of the nation, a comparison between Northern and Southern industry, and the reconstruction.

Jul 28, 2015
Minecraft Modding for Kids for Dummies by Foster, Stephen/ Guthals, Sarah/ Handley, Lindsey

Minecraft Modding for Kids for Dummies

Jul 28, 2015
Changes - a child's first poetry collection by Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013.

Changes - a child's first poetry collection

Offers children's poems about the seasons, including such topics as spring flowers, Halloween, and the first snowfall of the year.

Jul 28, 2015
Boy, were we wrong about weather! by Kudlinski, Kathleen V, author.

Boy, were we wrong about weather!

"Examines what is known about weather--storms, predictions, climate, and other characteristics--and how different the facts are from what scientists, from ancient Sumerians to the recent past, believed to be true."--

Jul 28, 2015
The boy who harnessed the wind by Kamkwamba, William, 1987-

The boy who harnessed the wind

"When 14-year-old William Kamkwamba's Malawi village was hit by a drought in 2001, everyone's crops began to fail. His family didn't have enough money for food, let alone school, so William spent his days in the library. He came across a book on windmills and figured out how to build a windmill that could bring electricity to his village. Everyone thought he was crazy but William persevered and managed to create a functioning windmill out of junkyard scraps. Several years later he figured out ho

Jul 28, 2015
Heather has two mommies by Newman, Lesléa, author.

Heather has two mommies

When Heather goes to playgroup, at first she feels bad because she has two mothers and no father, but then she learns that there are lots of different kinds of families and the most important thing is that all the people love each other.

Jul 28, 2015
Minimus Secundus - Moving on in Latin by Bell, Barbara/ Forte, Helen (ILT)

Minimus Secundus - Moving on in Latin

Jul 28, 2015
Minimus - starting out in Latin by Bell, Barbara.

Minimus - starting out in Latin

Teaches children the basics of Latin grammar and vocabulary, as well as Roman British history and culture, through vocabulary lists, mythical tales, and illustrations.

Jul 28, 2015
What's great about Pennsylvania? by Marciniak, Kristin.

What's great about Pennsylvania?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Lancaster County and Gettysburg to the Pocono Mountains and Valley Forge.

Jul 29, 2015