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Greek mythology by Jennings, Ken, 1974-

Greek mythology

Provides facts on the classic myths of the Greeks and Romans, from how Prometheus outsmarted the gods to how Achilles's heel led to his death.

Aug 21, 2014
Greek mythology by Jennings, Ken, 1974-

Greek mythology

Provides facts on the classic myths of the Greeks, from how Prometheus outsmarted the gods to how Achilles's heel led to his death.

Aug 17, 2014
Guys read - true stories by Scieszka, Jon/ Murphy, Jim/ Partridge, Elizabeth/ Hale, Nathan/ Sturm, James

Guys read - true stories

"Jon Scieszka's Guys Read anthology series for tweens turns to nonfiction in its fifth volume, True Stories. The fifth installment in the Guys Read Library of Great Reading features ten stories that are 100% amazing, 100% adventurous, 100% unbelievable--and 100% true. A star-studded group of award-winning nonfiction authors and journalists provides something for every reader, all aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Compiled and edited by real-life literature legend Jon Scieszka, Guys R

Aug 21, 2014
Hades Speaks! - A Guide to the Underworld by the Greek God of the Dead by Shecter, Vicky Alvear/ Larson, J. E. (ILT)

Hades Speaks! - A Guide to the Underworld by the Greek God of the Dead

Aug 21, 2014
Handy health guide to colds and flu by Silverstein, Alvin.

Handy health guide to colds and flu

"An overview about colds and the flu--how germs are spread, how to treat these diseases, and how to avoid becoming sick"--

Aug 17, 2014
Harlem hellfighters by Lewis, J. Patrick.

Harlem hellfighters

"A regiment of African American soldiers from Harlem journeys across the Atlantic to fight alongside the French in World War I, inspiring a continent with their brand of jazz music"--

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

Hawks

"A scientific look at hawks, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their wings, behaviors, relationships with humans, and variety of the hunting raptors in the world today"--

Aug 21, 2014
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash by Neri, G./ Ford, A.g. (ILT)

Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

Aug 21, 2014
High-tech DIY projects with flying objects by Murphy, Maggie, author.

High-tech DIY projects with flying objects

Provides information about the maker movement while teaching readers how to build flying objects with step-by-step instructions.

Aug 21, 2014
High-tech DIY projects with musical instruments by Murphy, Maggie.

High-tech DIY projects with musical instruments

Provides information about music, instruments, and sound while offering step-by-step instructions on how to make musical instruments, including diddley bows, drums, and shakers.

Aug 21, 2014
Hip hip hooray! it's Family Day! - sign language for family by Prochovnic, Dawn Babb.

Hip hip hooray! it's Family Day! - sign language for family

In this rhyming story accompanied by sign language diagrams, a child enjoys spending time with various family members, including Mommy and Daddy, Auntie Karen and Grandma Rosie, and Baby Jordon and Cousin Nikki.

Aug 21, 2014
Hip hip hooray! it's Family Day! - sign language for family by Prochovnic, Dawn Babb.

Hip hip hooray! it's Family Day! - sign language for family

In this rhyming story accompanied by sign language diagrams, a child enjoys spending time with various family members, including Mommy and Daddy, Auntie Karen and Grandma Rosie, and Baby Jordon and Cousin Nikki.

Aug 17, 2014
Homer by Gagne, Tammy.

Homer

A biography of the Greek poet Homer who wrote the epic poems, The Iliad and the The Odyssey.

Aug 21, 2014
Hope for Winter - The True Story of Two Dolphins' Remarkable Friendship by Yates, David/ Hatkoff, Craig

Hope for Winter - The True Story of Two Dolphins' Remarkable Friendship

Aug 21, 2014
How do eggs hatch? by Hobbes, Elena.

How do eggs hatch?

Explains how chicks are born inside of eggs and the process by which these eggs hatch.

Aug 21, 2014
How do seeds sprout? by Rhodes, Evan.

How do seeds sprout?

Examines the steps involved when a seed sprouts to form a plant.

Aug 21, 2014
How electric and hybrid cars work by Hunter, Nick, author.

How electric and hybrid cars work

Presents information about electric and hybrid cars, looking at how they work in comparison to traditional automobiles and the different types that can be bought, as well as their benefits, drawbacks, and future potential.

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
How much can a bare bear bear? - what are homonyms and homophones? by Cleary, Brian P., 1959-

How much can a bare bear bear? - what are homonyms and homophones?

Explains the concept of homonyms and homophones.

Aug 21, 2014
How renewable energy works by Barker, Geoff, 1963- author.

How renewable energy works

Presents information about different types of renewable energy and how they are produced, looking at solar, wind, hydroelectric, tidal, geothermal, biomass, biogas, and fuel cells energy.

Aug 21, 2014