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Incredible human body by Smith, Miranda (Children's nonfiction author), author. Incredible human body

"This photographic information book features facts about the human body. Children can read about the bones that make up a skeleton, what organs - like the heart and lungs - do, and how DNA makes us all unique. Kids can also discover facts about body processes, like respiration, digestion, and circulation"--

Jan 13, 2017
If you were me and lived in ... Australia - a child's introduction to cultures around the world. by Roman, Carole P., author. If you were me and lived in ... Australia - a child's introduction to cultures around the world.

See what life would be like if you lived in Australia. Australian words with a pronunciation guide is included.

Jan 13, 2017
If you were a kid on the Oregon Trail by Gregory, Josh, author. If you were a kid on the Oregon Trail

"As Josephine Jenkins sets off on the Oregon Trail with her mother and younger brothers to reunite with her father out West, she realizes that her beloved diary has gone missing. Meanwhile, her fellow traveler Stephen Byrd is sad to be leaving his friends behind as his family makes the move to Oregon. Follow Josephine and Stephen along the trail as they camp in the wilderness, look out over incredible landscapes, and prepare for their new lives in the West."--

Jan 13, 2017
If you were a kid during the Civil War by Mara, Wil, author. If you were a kid during the Civil War

Uses a story about two friends whose parents support opposite sides to introduce information about the Civil War and everyday life at that time.

Jan 13, 2017
If you were a kid during the civil rights movement by Hooks, Gwendolyn, author. If you were a kid during the civil rights movement

Jan 13, 2017
Icebreakers by Meister, Cari, author. Icebreakers

"Carefully leveled text in a narrative format couple with vibrant photograph to explore the function and features of icebreakers. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Jan 13, 2017
How to write your best story ever! by Edge, Christopher, author. How to write your best story ever!

Presents instructions for writing fictional stories, including tips on creating characters, crafting plot ideas, and utilizing imagination.

Jan 13, 2017
How the legislative branch works by Spalding, Maddie, 1990- author. How the legislative branch works

Discusses the legislative branch of the United States government, including what it is, its history, and its responsibilities.

Jan 13, 2017
How the judicial branch works by Krueger, Naomi J., author. How the judicial branch works

Discusses the judicial branch of the United States government, including what it is, its history, and its responsibilities.

Jan 13, 2017
How the executive branch works by Spalding, Maddie, 1990- author. How the executive branch works

An introduction to the executive branch of the United States government discusses its history, members, and responsibilities.

Jan 13, 2017
How LEDs work by Roland, James, author. How LEDs work

"This book will explain how light-emitting diodes (LEDs) work and what products they are used in, as well as comparing LEDs with traditional incandescent and fluorescent light bulbs."--

Jan 13, 2017
How elections work by Ford, Jeanne Marie, 1971- author. How elections work

Explores the United States election process, discussing who can vote, the process, and national elections.

Jan 13, 2017
How do tanks work? by Silverman, Buffy, author. How do tanks work?

"Young readers will love this exciting, in-depth yet accessible look at tanks, including how they work, the special equipment they need, and what makes them the toughest all-terrain vehicles on the planet"--Provided by publisher.

Jan 13, 2017
How do fire trucks work? by Silverman, Buffy, author. How do fire trucks work?

"Young readers will love this exciting, in-depth yet accessible look at fire trucks, including how they work, the special equipment they need, and how they help firefighters battle blazes to keep people and property safe"--Provided by publisher.

Jan 13, 2017
A horse's view of the world by Brett, Flora, author. A horse's view of the world

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

Jan 13, 2017
Hidden figures - the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space by Lee Shetterly, Margot, author. Hidden figures - the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space

Explores the previously uncelebrated but pivotal contributions of NASA's African-American women mathematicians to America's space program, describing how Jim Crow laws segregated them from their white counterparts despite their groundbreaking successes.

Jan 13, 2017
Hercules and his 12 labors - an interactive mythological adventure by Fajardo, Anika, author. Hercules and his 12 labors - an interactive mythological adventure

"Interactive adventures about the mythical Greek hero Hercules and his 12 labors in You Choose format"--

Jan 13, 2017
Guarding supermax prisons by Spalding, Maddie, 1990- author. Guarding supermax prisons

See what goes into safely securing and guarding some of the world's most violent criminals in supermax prisons.

Jan 13, 2017
The great number rumble - a story of math in surprising places by Lee, Cora, author. The great number rumble - a story of math in surprising places

"Math can show up in the most unlikely places! When the schools in Jeremy|s town ban math, all the kids cheer, all except his friend Sam, a self-proclaimed mathnik, who sets out to prove that math is not only important, but fun. Running parallel to the fictional narrative are informative sidebars that discuss the weird, puzzling, and amusing aspects of mathematics. Some topics covered are math in nature, art, music, magic and tricks, crime solving, and sports"--Publisher's description.

Jan 13, 2017
Grandmother fish - a child's first book of evolution by Tweet, Jonathan, author. Grandmother fish - a child's first book of evolution

"Inquisitive young readers will delight in wiggling, chomping, squeaking, and hooting their way through our evolutionary family tree in this charming tale that answers one of life's biggest questions: where do we come from?"--

Jan 13, 2017

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