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The case of the vanishing little brown bats - a scientific mystery by Markle, Sandra.

The case of the vanishing little brown bats - a scientific mystery

Jul 28, 2014
Brauner Bär, wen siehst denn du? by Martin, Bill, 1916-2004.

Brauner Bär, wen siehst denn du?

Jul 28, 2014
Building a motorcycle by Omoth, Tyler.

Building a motorcycle

"Before you can cruise down the highway on two wheels, a lot of work goes into making a motorcycle. How are these amazing machines built? Get ready to find out!" --Publishers description.

Jul 28, 2014
Building an airplane by Hammelef, Danielle S, author.

Building an airplane

"Describes the process of building an airplane"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 28, 2014
A Civil War timeline by Fitzgerald, Stephanie.

A Civil War timeline

"In timeline format, covers the chronology of major events of the Civil War"--

Jul 28, 2014
Big book of where by Falken, Linda, author.

Big book of where

Provides answers to a diverse collection of commonly asked geographical questions, presenting over eight hundred facts and figures that cover the entire globe and beyond.

Jul 28, 2014
Big book of what? by Nichols, Catherine.

Big book of what?

Provides answers to a diverse collection of over eight hundred commonly asked factual questions, covering such areas as animals, space, the human body, food, survival, mysteries, and inventions.

Jul 28, 2014
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 - a primary source exploration of the landmark legislation by Schwartz, Heather E, author.

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 - a primary source exploration of the landmark legislation

"Uses primary sources to explore the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964"--

Jul 28, 2014
Battle of Gettysburg by Hamilton, John, 1959-

Battle of Gettysburg

Jul 28, 2014
Birdlike dinosaurs! - small Theropods and prehistoric birds. by

Birdlike dinosaurs! - small Theropods and prehistoric birds.

"An introduction to small theropods, a group of dinosaurs that walked on two legs and that included the meat-eating dinosaurs, and to prehistoric birds. Features include an original drawing of each dinosaur, fun facts, a glossary, and a list of additional resources"--

Jul 28, 2014
Brown girl dreaming by Woodson, Jacqueline.

Brown girl dreaming

"Jacqueline Woodson, one of today's finest writers, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse. Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s, living with the remnants of Jim Crow and her growing awareness of the Civil Rights movement. Touching and powerful, each poem is both accessible and emotionally charged, each line a glimpse into a

Jul 28, 2014
Animal teachers by Halfmann, Janet, author.

Animal teachers

"Short entries portray how 12 different animals are taught various "lessons." Chicks learn to peck to get their bellies full; a prairie dog pup learns how to spot and warn others about predators; a bottlenose dolphin learns how to recognize its mother's signature call"--

Jul 28, 2014
Brainstorm! - the stories of twenty American kid inventors by Tucker, Tom, 1944-

Brainstorm! - the stories of twenty American kid inventors

Reveals some of the amazing inventions of the past and present that have come from young Americans, ages eight to nineteen.

Jul 28, 2014
Choose good food! - my eating tips by Bellisario, Gina.

Choose good food! - my eating tips

A picky eater learns about healthy food choices, visits the supermarket, and prepares a delicious snack.

Jul 28, 2014
The chocolate chip cookie queen - Ruth Wakefield and her yummy invention by Bredeson, Carmen.

The chocolate chip cookie queen - Ruth Wakefield and her yummy invention

"A biography of Ruth Wakefield's life, and her invention of the chocolate chip cookie"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 28, 2014
Children's world atlas by

Children's world atlas

Features detailed maps of different countries and regions around the world, along with information about key political and social issues that have influenced life in each place.

Jul 28, 2014
The changing environment by Chancellor, Deborah.

The changing environment

Jul 28, 2014
Be aware! - my tips for personal safety by Bellisario, Gina.

Be aware! - my tips for personal safety

"Sophie is on a mission. You can call her Agent S. Like any good spy, Sophie knows how to be safe. She helps her brother stay away from danger too. They watch for speeding cars. They avoid strangers. And they never goof around on the school bus!"--Amazon.com.

Jul 28, 2014
Beautiful ballerinas by Dombey, Elizabeth.

Beautiful ballerinas

"Kids will learn all about ballet: the most famous ballets, the positions, the outfits, the fun, and the hard work! It's not all roses and tutus for ballerinas. Dancing takes hard work and lots of practice"--

Jul 28, 2014
Affenpinschers by Petrie, Kristin, 1970-

Affenpinschers

Examines the history, physical attributes, development, and behavior of the affenpinscher breed. Coat, color, size, and care instructions are also discussed.

Jul 28, 2014