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Girls rebel! - amazing tales of women who broke the mold by Schwartz, Heather E.

Girls rebel! - amazing tales of women who broke the mold

"Through narrative stories, explores females who fought for their beliefs, broke society's rules, and forever changed the world"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 21, 2014
Mr. Ferris and his wheel by Davis, Kathryn, 1946-

Mr. Ferris and his wheel

Aug 21, 2014
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker 30 - Ninjas and Samurai- a Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House 5- Night of the Ninjas by Osborne, Mary Pope/ Boyce, Natalie Pope/ Murdocca, Sal (ILT)

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker 30 - Ninjas and Samurai- a Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House 5- Night of the Ninjas

Aug 21, 2014
Geckos by Gish, Melissa, author.

Geckos

"A scientific look at geckos, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their tuberculate skin, behaviors, relationships with humans, and variety of the vocalizing lizards in the world today"--

Aug 21, 2014
Gandhi by Saklani, Juhi, author.

Gandhi

A biography of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian political and spiritual leader who led his country to freedom from British rule through his policy of nonviolent resistance.

Aug 21, 2014
Pitch and throw, grasp and know - what is a synonym? by Cleary, Brian P., 1959-

Pitch and throw, grasp and know - what is a synonym?

Clever rhymes and comical illustrations combine to explain the concept of synonyms. The latest addition to the best-selling Words Are Categorical? series, this fun-filled guide uses playful puns and humorous illustrations to creatively clarify the concept of synonyms. Key synonyms appear in color for easy identification to show, not tell, readers what synonyms are all about.

Aug 21, 2014
The four elements and the periodic table by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

The four elements and the periodic table

Is it science? shows the scientific method at work. Each volume in the series explores a branch of modern science or a major scientific mileatone, comparing and contrasting it with an older idea that has been proved wrong or fails to meet the standrads of science.

Aug 21, 2014
Cultural traditions in Thailand by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Thailand

Thailand's culture is a blending of the Buddhist religion and ancient traditions passed down through centuries. This interesting book describes how influences from surrounding countries such as India, China, Cambodia, and others in southeast Asia have helped to develop many of the colorful festivals celebrated today.

Aug 21, 2014
Colorado by Altman, Linda Jacobs, 1943-

Colorado

Aug 21, 2014
Explorers by Oxlade, Chris, author.

Explorers

Presents the history of exploration, from explorers in ancient times to the discovery and exploration of Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, Antarctica, and outer space.

Aug 21, 2014
Minnesota by Brill, Marlene Targ.

Minnesota

Aug 21, 2014
Minerals up close by Glaser, Jason.

Minerals up close

Introduces minerals at a molecular level, and includes information on their properties, where they can be found, and how humans use minerals in nutrition and technology.

Aug 21, 2014
Legend of Atlantis by Troupe, Thomas Kingsley

Legend of Atlantis

Aug 21, 2014
Girls race! - amazing tales of women in sports by Allen, Kathy.

Girls race! - amazing tales of women in sports

"Through narrative stories, explores female athletes who have made major contributions to sports and culture"--

Aug 21, 2014
Girls research! - Amazing tales of female scientists by Phillips, Jennifer, 1962- author.

Girls research! - Amazing tales of female scientists

"Through narrative stories, explores female scientists who have made major contributions in science and culture"--

Aug 21, 2014
Eye benders by Gifford, Clive.

Eye benders

Aug 21, 2014
Cultural traditions in South Africa by Aloian, Molly, author.

Cultural traditions in South Africa

Aug 21, 2014
The legend of Saint Nicholas by Grün, Anselm, author.

The legend of Saint Nicholas

An introduction to the saint who's the inspiration for giving.

Aug 21, 2014
How is my brain like a supercomputer? - and other questions about the human body by Stewart, Melissa, author.

How is my brain like a supercomputer? - and other questions about the human body

"Why do I have a belly button? What happens to the food I eat? Why am I different from everyone else on Earth? All children want to understand how their body works, and this lively illustrated book explains it all, from what DNA is to how their heart pumps blood"--

Aug 21, 2014
Florida by Hess, Debra

Florida

Aug 21, 2014