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Boston Marathon by Petersen, Justin, author.

Boston Marathon

Outlines the history of the Boston Marathon and discusses clothing and equipment, the course, the rules, qualifying to run, notable marathoners, records, the influence of the fans along the route, and other details.

Aug 28, 2015
Learn to draw Angry Birds Bad Piggies by Burr, Kristina (ILT)

Learn to draw Angry Birds Bad Piggies

Presents detailed, step-by-step instructions for drawing Bad Piggies, popular characters in the "Angry Birds" video game.

Aug 28, 2015
Kobe Bryant by Indovino, Shaina Carmel.

Kobe Bryant

Chronicles the life and career of the Los Angeles Lakers star, from his childhood in Italy to his many NBA championships.

Aug 28, 2015
All about hockey by Doeden, Matt.

All about hockey

"Explains the game of hockey, including the game's goals, positions, basic rules, and other points of interest"--

Aug 28, 2015
Arctic Ocean by Spilsbury, Louise.

Arctic Ocean

Presents information about the Arctic Ocean, describing its geography, weather, resources, islands, and the animals who live in its waters.

Aug 28, 2015
Astronomy - Cool Women in Space by Yasuda, Anita/ Chandhok, Lena (ILT)

Astronomy - Cool Women in Space

Aug 28, 2015
The most amazing creature in the sea by Guiberson, Brenda Z, author.

The most amazing creature in the sea

"Fascinating facts and spectacular illustrations will inspire young readers to choose their own favorite sea creatures"--

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

Dachshunds

Aug 28, 2015
Origami papertainment - Samurai, owls, ninja stars, and more! by Harbo, Christopher L, author.

Origami papertainment - Samurai, owls, ninja stars, and more!

"Provides instructions and photo-illustrated step diagrams for folding a variety of traditional and original origami models"--

Aug 28, 2015
Planets by Riggs, Kate, author.

Planets

"A young scientist's guide to planetary bodies, including how they interact with other elements in the universe and emphasizing how questions and observations can lead to discovery"--

Aug 28, 2015
Poet - The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton by Tate, Don

Poet - The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton

Aug 28, 2015
Demons & dragons by Peebles, Alice, author.

Demons & dragons

"Meet the fiercest dragons and the creepiest demons in the mythical universe. Who's the most powerful of them all? Check out the lineup to find out."--

Aug 28, 2015
Shark wars by Woodward, John, 1954- author.

Shark wars

Would a giant squid stand a chance against a whopping whale? Which is the deadliest shark in the world? Take a dive into the depths of the sea and uncovers the terrifying wars taking place beneath the surface of the water, with amazing CGI artwork accompanied by battle statistics, fearsome facts and much more.

Aug 28, 2015
Rocket science by Lock, Deborah, author.

Rocket science

Looks at the science behind rockets and rocketry, with experiments to try at home that demonstrate the principles involved.

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

Origami bugs

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

Aug 28, 2015
Minecraft modding for kids for dummies by Guthals, Sarah, author.

Minecraft modding for kids for dummies

Presents nine projects to teach children the basics of enhancing Minecraft games with modifications, including earning modding badges, building and protecting structures, and designing a multiplayer minigame.

Aug 28, 2015
Life during World War II by Lanier, Wendy, 1963- author.

Life during World War II

"What did pioneers eat on the wide-open frontier as they made their way west? What kinds of clothes did people wear during the Civil War? What was school like in colonial America? Daily Life in US History answers all of these questions and more. Take a trip to the past to learn what everyday life was like in the different eras of US history." --

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

Life during the Civil War

"Have you ever wondered what life was like for individuals and families living through the Civil War? Learn about what their days consisted of, what they ate and wore, and more!"--Publisher's website.

Aug 28, 2015
Dogs by Furstinger, Nancy.

Dogs

"Learn more about dogs, how they use their cleverness to survive, and how they are astonishing scientists with their surprising smarts."--

Aug 28, 2015
Endangered rain forests - investigating rain forests in crisis by Iyer, Rani, author.

Endangered rain forests - investigating rain forests in crisis

"Discusses what rain forests are, their importance to humans and to the ecosystem, how humans are harming them, and what can be done to protect them"--

Aug 28, 2015