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Smallpox by Andrews, Lawrence, 1955-

Smallpox

Aug 29, 2015
Smart spending by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

Smart spending

Aug 29, 2015
Spooky & spookier - four American ghost stories by Houran, Lori Haskins.

Spooky & spookier - four American ghost stories

"Recounts four fact-based tales of hauntings, including a ghost horse on the coast of Massachusetts, a haunted painting at a Virginian plantation, a skeleton in Colorado, and a ghostly sea captain in California"--

Aug 29, 2015
Tide Pool Food Chains by Kawa, Katie

Tide Pool Food Chains

Aug 29, 2015
Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee - Civil War rivals by Roxburgh, Ellis.

Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee - Civil War rivals

Aug 29, 2015
A timeline history of the early American republic by Morey, Allan.

A timeline history of the early American republic

Traces the developments within the Republic following the end of the Revolutionary War, discussing the important events and turning points of the time. --Publisher's description.

Aug 29, 2015
What you need to know about cancer by Forest, Chris, author.

What you need to know about cancer

"Introduces readers to cancer, including causes, symptoms, treatments, and the personal experience"--

Aug 29, 2015
What was Hurricane Katrina? by Koontz, Robin Michal.

What was Hurricane Katrina?

Offers easy-to-read accounts of Hurricane Katrina, one of the deadliest and most destructive hurricanes in history hit the Gulf of Mexico.

Aug 29, 2015
Who is Malala Yousafzai? by Brown, Dinah, author.

Who is 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.

Aug 29, 2015
Who is Richard Branson? by Burgan, Michael, author.

Who is Richard Branson?

Details the life and career of the trend-setting, thrill-seeking businessman famous for founding the Virgin Group.

Aug 29, 2015
Who was Beatrix Potter? by Fabiny, Sarah, author.

Who was Beatrix Potter?

Presents the life and accomplishments of the author best known for her Peter Rabbit stories.

Aug 29, 2015
Who was Ben Franklin? by Fradin, Dennis B.

Who was Ben Franklin?

A biography of the eighteenth-century printer, publisher, inventor, scientist, and statesman who played an influential role in the early history of the United States.

Aug 29, 2015
Who was Edgar Allan Poe? by Gigliotti, Jim, author.

Who was Edgar Allan Poe?

Chronicles the life and work of the famous nineteenth-century American author whose poetry is known for its lonely and macabre themes, songlike rhythms, and sense of longing.

Aug 29, 2015
Who was J.R.R. Tolkien? by Pollack, Pam, author.

Who was J.R.R. Tolkien?

Presents the life and accomplishments of the author best known for his "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.

Aug 29, 2015
Who was King Tut? by Edwards, Roberta.

Who was King Tut?

Highlights the life of the boy pharaoh, describes the process by which his body and his tomb were prepared for the afterlife, and describes the search and excavation of his tomb in 1922.

Aug 29, 2015
Who were the Brothers Grimm? by Reed, Avery, author.

Who were the Brothers Grimm?

Details the life and times of the nineteenth-century German brothers who penned many famous fairy tales.

Aug 29, 2015
The wild life of sharks by De la Bédoyère, Camilla, author.

The wild life of sharks

Aug 29, 2015
Wilderness rescue pilot by Perish, Patrick, author.

Wilderness rescue pilot

"Engaging images accompany information about wilderness rescue pilots. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Aug 29, 2015
Who was Woodrow Wilson? by Frith, Margaret, author.

Who was Woodrow Wilson?

First he was known as Tommy, then Woodrow, and eventually, Mr. President. Born on December 28, 1856, in Staunton, Virginia, Thomas Woodrow Wilson was a born leader. He was the president of Princeton University, served as governor of New Jersey after that, and was then elected president of the United States. But not everything was so easy for Wilson. He was ahead of his time in wanting a League of Nations after World War I to help prevent another war like it, but his hopes were dashed when the Un

Aug 29, 2015
Poet - the remarkable story of George Moses Horton by Tate, Don, author.

Poet - the remarkable story of George Moses Horton

Aug 29, 2015