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How to speak cat - a guide to decoding cat language by Newman, Aline Alexander, author.

How to speak cat - a guide to decoding cat language

We know cats are beautiful, secretive, and independent... but even the most loyal cat owners are often baffled by their own pet's behavior. With veterinarian expert Dr. Gary Weitzman as guide, this fun book helps kids understand what cats are trying to communicate by their body language and behavior. So if you've ever wondered what Fluffy means when she's purring or moving her tail emphatically from left to right--this book is for you! It's full of insights, expert advice, and real-life cat scen

Jan 28, 2015
How to make a universe with 92 ingredients by Dingle, Adrian, 1967- author.

How to make a universe with 92 ingredients

Explores the periodic table, by showing how they can be combined to create an entire universe.

Jan 28, 2015
Greece by Bodden, Valerie, author.

Greece

"A historical overview of the Greek civilization from the perspectives of the social classes, from the aristocrats to the slaves, including the Mediterranean city-states' growth and decline"--

Jan 28, 2015
Go-kart racing by Hamilton, John, 1959- author.

Go-kart racing

Jan 28, 2015
Get a job helping others by Jacobson, Ryan.

Get a job helping others

Jan 28, 2015
Foxy! by Souhami, Jessica.

Foxy!

"Don't look in the sack!" says Foxy. But everyone just has to have a little peep. Crafty Foxy tricks them all--and into his sack go a fine rooster, a fat pig, and even a little boy! Can anyone put a stop to Foxy's wicked plan?"--Cover verso. A retelling of the American vresion of this folk tale.

Jan 28, 2015
Climate change by Green, Dan, 1975 June 20- author.

Climate change

An introduction to climate change covers such topics as the polar ice caps, the greenhouse effect, global warming, and fossil fuels.

Jan 28, 2015
BMX by Hamilton, John, 1959- author.

BMX

Jan 28, 2015
Aztec empire by Bodden, Valerie, author.

Aztec empire

"A historical overview of the Aztec civilization from the perspectives of the social classes, from the nobles to the commoners, including the Mexican empire's growth and decline"--

Jan 28, 2015
American flag - the story of old glory by Ferry, Joseph.

American flag - the story of old glory

Jan 28, 2015
Alphabetics - an aesthetically awesome alliterated alphabet anthology by Concepcion, Patrick, author.

Alphabetics - an aesthetically awesome alliterated alphabet anthology

Jan 28, 2015
Alexander Graham Bell by Kramer, Barbara, author.

Alexander Graham Bell

Presents the life and career of Alexander Graham Bell, examining how he invented the telephone and his work with the deaf.

Jan 28, 2015
Albert Einstein - revolutionary physicist by Anderson, Jennifer Joline, author.

Albert Einstein - revolutionary physicist

Jan 28, 2015
The Alamo - myths, legends, and facts by Gunderson, Jessica.

The Alamo - myths, legends, and facts

"Explores the myths, facts, and legends associated with the Alamo"--

Jan 28, 2015
Planet Earth - continents, oceans, climate, geology - with 19 easy-to-do experiments and 250 exciting pictures by Farndon, John, author.

Planet Earth - continents, oceans, climate, geology - with 19 easy-to-do experiments and 250 exciting pictures

Jan 28, 2015
Welcome to the family by Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author.

Welcome to the family

Introduces different types of households and discusses families with children, adoption, foster parents, same-sex parents, and fertility treatments.

Jan 28, 2015
Rocks & minerals by Symes, R. F.

Rocks & minerals

Examines the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals.

Jan 28, 2015
Let's talk about going to the doctor by Johnston, Marianne.

Let's talk about going to the doctor

Explains what happens during a typical visit to the doctor, covering such activities as having your temperature taken, having your blood pressure measured, and getting a shot.

Jan 28, 2015
Plan a holiday party by Braun, Eric, 1971-

Plan a holiday party

Jan 28, 2015
Strike it rich! - the story of the California Gold Rush by Hall, Brianna.

Strike it rich! - the story of the California Gold Rush

"Explores the California Gold Rush by examining the causes leading up to it and the immediate and lasting effects it had on the people and places involved"--

Jan 28, 2015