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The girl's body book by Dunham, Kelli S., author.

The girl's body book

Discusses the physical and emotional transitions that girls undergo during puberty, including growth spurts, sexual development, peer pressure, dating, and new relationships within the family.

Aug 31, 2015
The hungriest mouth in the sea by Walters, Peter, 1984- author, illustrator.

The hungriest mouth in the sea

"The animals of the South Sea are hungry. But who is hungrier than all of the rest? The kicking krill may swarm and the blue cod are out hunting for dinner, but neither is fierce enough to be tops in this habitat. Could it be the lurking sharks, pointy-tailed rays or the toothy barracuda? Dive into this rhythmic text to discover who is at the top of this food chain."--

Aug 31, 2015
The Magic School bus presents volcanoes and earthquakes by Jackson, Tom.

The Magic School bus presents volcanoes and earthquakes

Provides fascinating facts about some of the planet's most destructive natural forces.

Aug 31, 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
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 31, 2015
The omnivore's dilemma - the secrets behind what you eat by Chevat, Richie, author.

The omnivore's dilemma - the secrets behind what you eat

An adaptation of the famous book offers insight into food consumption in the twenty-first century, explaining how an abundance of unlimited food varieties reveals the responsibilities of consumers to protect their health and the environment.

Aug 31, 2015
The plague by Andrews, Lawrence, 1955- author.

The plague

Aug 31, 2015
The race around the world by Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco), 1962-

The race around the world

"When Nellie Bly read Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne, she had an amazing idea. What if she traveled around the world in real life, and did it in less than eighty days? In 1889, people doubted it could be done—especially by a woman. But with one small bag and a sturdy coat, Nellie set out anyway. Soon the whole world was rooting for her. Could she make it back home in time?"--

Aug 31, 2015
The sky painter - Louis Fuertes, bird artist by Engle, Margarita, author.

The sky painter - Louis Fuertes, bird artist

A collection of poems that explore the life of Louis Fuertes and his sense of wonder when he painted living, flying birds in their natural habitats.

Aug 31, 2015
The sky painter - Louis Fuertes, bird artist by Engle, Margarita, author.

The sky painter - Louis Fuertes, bird artist

A collection of poems that explore the life of Louis Fuertes and his sense of wonder when he painted living, flying birds in their natural habitats.

Aug 28, 2015
The strangest animals in the world by Gagne, Tammy, author.

The strangest animals in the world

"Interesting facts, colorful photographs, and simple text introduce readers to the world's strangest animals"--

Aug 31, 2015
The strangest animals in the world by Gagne, Tammy, author.

The strangest animals in the world

"Interesting facts, colorful photographs, and simple text introduce readers to the world's strangest animals"--

Aug 25, 2015
The sun by Riggs, Kate, author.

The sun

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

Aug 31, 2015
The sun by Riggs, Kate, author.

The sun

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

Aug 25, 2015
The Survival Guide to Bullying - Written by a Kid, for a Kid by Mayrock, Aija

The Survival Guide to Bullying - Written by a Kid, for a Kid

Aug 26, 2015
The Transformers legacy - the art of Transformers packaging by Forster, Bill, author.

The Transformers legacy - the art of Transformers packaging

Provided by publisher.

Aug 31, 2015
The US Congress for kids - over 200 years of lawmaking, deal-breaking, and compromising, with 21 activities by Reis, Ronald A.

The US Congress for kids - over 200 years of lawmaking, deal-breaking, and compromising, with 21 activities

"With a focus on dramatic stories, personalities, and turning points, and accompanied by educational, hands-on activities, The US Congress for Kids helps children understand how the government functions and why it matters"--

Aug 26, 2015
The US Congress for kids - over 200 years of lawmaking, deal-breaking, and compromising, with 21 activities by Reis, Ronald A. author

The US Congress for kids - over 200 years of lawmaking, deal-breaking, and compromising, with 21 activities

"With a focus on dramatic stories, personalities, and turning points, and accompanied by educational, hands-on activities, The US Congress for Kids helps children understand how the government functions and why it matters"--

Aug 31, 2015
The wacky and wonderful world through numbers by Martin, Steve, 1962 October 18- author.

The wacky and wonderful world through numbers

A collection of number-related facts include the number of wheels on the longest stretch limousine, the weight of a Komodo dragon, the height of a newborn giraffe, and the price of the most expensive dress ever made.

Aug 31, 2015
The wild life of sharks by De la Bédoyère, Camilla, author.

The wild life of sharks

Aug 31, 2015