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12 Mammals Back from the Brink by Furstinger, Nancy

12 Mammals Back from the Brink

Mar 28, 2015
A bird is a bird by Rockwell, Lizzy.

A bird is a bird

Describes the unique features that birds have, including beaks, wings, and feathers, and how they are used by different varieties of birds.

Mar 30, 2015
A Chicken Followed Me Home! - Questions and Answers About a Familiar Fowl by Page, Robin

A Chicken Followed Me Home! - Questions and Answers About a Familiar Fowl

Mar 28, 2015
A children's guide to Arctic birds by Pelletier, Mia, author.

A children's guide to Arctic birds

Mar 30, 2015
A field guide to dragons, trolls, and other dangerous monsters by Sautter, Aaron.

A field guide to dragons, trolls, and other dangerous monsters

"Describes the features and characteristics of dangerous fantasy creatures in a quick-reference format"--

Mar 30, 2015
A field guide to goblins, gremlins, and other wicked creatures by Sautter, Aaron.

A field guide to goblins, gremlins, and other wicked creatures

"Describes the features and characteristics of wicked and mischievous fantasy creatures in a quick-reference format"--

Mar 26, 2015
A field guide to goblins, gremlins, and other wicked creatures by Sautter, Aaron.

A field guide to goblins, gremlins, and other wicked creatures

"Describes the features and characteristics of wicked and mischievous fantasy creatures in a quick-reference format"--

Mar 30, 2015
A Field guide to griffins, unicorns, and other mythical beasts by Sautter, Aaron.

A Field guide to griffins, unicorns, and other mythical beasts

"Describes the features and characteristics of mythical creatures in a quick-reference format"--

Mar 30, 2015
A haunted capital by Lunis, Natalie.

A haunted capital

"Places that are filled with history are also thought to be filled with ghosts. If that is true, then Washington, D.C.--a city that dates back to the earliest days of the United States of America--is surely one of the most haunted cities in the country. Within this book, you will visit eleven of the most haunted spots in America's capital and come across some of its most famous ghosts."--Back cover.

Mar 30, 2015
A haunted capital by Lunis, Natalie.

A haunted capital

Introduces eleven of the most haunted spots in Washington, D.C., including the White House, the Cutts-Madison House, and the Octagon House.

Mar 24, 2015
A timeline history of the thirteen colonies by Pratt, Mary K.

A timeline history of the thirteen colonies

Chronicles the history of the American colonies, from the first English settlement in Jamestown to the growing unrest with Britain that culminated in the American Revolution.

Mar 30, 2015
A World War I timeline by Dell, Pamela, author.

A World War I timeline

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

Mar 25, 2015
A World War I timeline by Dell, Pamela, author.

A World War I timeline

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

Mar 30, 2015
Abe Lincoln - his wit and wisdom from A to Z by Schroeder, Alan, author.

Abe Lincoln - his wit and wisdom from A to Z

Abe Lincoln is known for his many memorable adages. As the sixteenth president he needed all the wisdom he could muster to guide the country through the Civil War, preserve the union, and end slavery. This nontraditional tribute to the president who brought the homespun humor of his humble beginnings to the White House uses the alphabet to organize informat ion about his life and accomplishments.

Mar 30, 2015
Air Force One by Mattern, Joanne, 1963-

Air Force One

Mar 25, 2015
Air travel - science, technology, engineering by Otfinoski, Steven, author.

Air travel - science, technology, engineering

"Learn about the history of air travel and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field"--

Mar 30, 2015
Albert Einstein and Sir Arthur Eddington by Colson, Mary, author.

Albert Einstein and Sir Arthur Eddington

Mar 30, 2015
All the world's a stage by Davidson, Rebecca Piatt.

All the world's a stage

An introduction to some of the characters and plays of William Shakespeare, written in the style of "The House That Jack Built."

Mar 30, 2015
Amazing plant powers - how plants fly, fight, hide, hunt, & change the world by Leedy, Loreen, author, illustrator.

Amazing plant powers - how plants fly, fight, hide, hunt, & change the world

Imagine if plants had superhero qualities. According to Spike E. Prickles, a TV personality who happens to be a cactus, plants have plenty of awesome abilities, and his houseplant fans agree. From protecting themselves from forest fires and voracious leaf-eating insects to surviving in hostile environments that are numbingly cold or stiflingly hot, Spike highlights the impressive range of adaptations plants have developed.

Mar 30, 2015
Amazing plant powers - how plants fly, fight, hide, hunt, & change the world by Leedy, Loreen, author, illustrator.

Amazing plant powers - how plants fly, fight, hide, hunt, & change the world

Describes some of the properties of plants, detailing how some plants make seeds and flowers, some require no soil to live, and some protect themselves from harmful pests, but explains how all plants turn sunlight and carbon dioxide into oxygen and energy.

Mar 24, 2015