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The colors of Israel by Raz, Rachel, author, photographer.

The colors of Israel

"Blue and white are not the only colors of Israel! This book by author/photographer Rachel Raz (ABC Israel) showcases the many vibrant and beautiful colors of the land of Israel, from the red double-decker train in Akko to the white dome of the Shrine of the Book, from pink postage stamps to orange beach umbrellas in Tel Aviv. The Colors of Israel includes the English, Hebrew, and transliterated words for all the colors along with beautiful color photographs. Blue and white are not the only colo

Aug 28, 2015
The colors of Israel by Raz, Rachel, author, photographer.

The colors of Israel

Aug 27, 2015
The boys in the boat - the true story of an American team's epic journey to win gold at the 1936 olympics by Brown, Daniel, 1951-

The boys in the boat - the true story of an American team's epic journey to win gold at the 1936 olympics

Aug 28, 2015
The boy's body book / Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up You by Dunham, Kelli S, author.

The boy's body book / Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up You

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

Aug 26, 2015
The boy who harnessed the wind by Kamkwamba, William, 1987- author.

The boy who harnessed the wind

"When 14-year-old William Kamkwamba's Malawi village was hit by a drought in 2001, everyone's crops began to fail. His family didn't have enough money for food, let alone school, so William spent his days in the library. He came across a book on windmills and figured out how to build a windmill that could bring electricity to his village. Everyone thought he was crazy but William persevered and managed to create a functioning windmill out of junkyard scraps. Several years later he figured out ho

Aug 27, 2015
The 12 most amazing American natural wonders by Rowell, Rebecca.

The 12 most amazing American natural wonders

Describes twelve notable natural landmarks in the United States, from Niagara Falls and the Mississippi River to the Grand Canyon and Kilauea Volcano, and discusses their dimensions and other characteristics that make them distinctive.

Aug 26, 2015
The 12 most amazing American natural wonders by Rowell, Rebecca.

The 12 most amazing American natural wonders

Amazing America celebrates the most incredible aspects of the United States. This volume features the breathtaking natural wonders and is packed with fun facts and historical information that highlights the best aspects of the United States.

Aug 28, 2015
The 12 biggest breatkthroughs in computer technology by Ventura, Marne, author.

The 12 biggest breatkthroughs in computer technology

Highlights twelve advancements in computer technology, including the transistor, the microprocessor, and the smartphone.

Aug 26, 2015
The 12 biggest breakthroughs in energy technology by Eboch, M. M., author.

The 12 biggest breakthroughs in energy technology

This book features 12 of the most influential energy technology breakthroughs covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.

Aug 28, 2015
The 12 biggest breakthroughs in energy technology by Eboch, M. M, author.

The 12 biggest breakthroughs in energy technology

Highlights twelve influential energy technology breakthroughs, including the gasoline engine, wind turbine, and plant fuel.

Aug 26, 2015
The 12 biggest breakthroughs in computer technology by Ventura, Marne, author.

The 12 biggest breakthroughs in computer technology

This book features 12 of the most influential technology breakthroughs in computer science covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.

Aug 28, 2015
Terrible typhoid Mary - a true story of the deadliest cook in America by Bartoletti, Susan Campbell, author.

Terrible typhoid Mary - a true story of the deadliest cook in America

"What happens when a person's reputation has been forever damaged? With archival photographs and text among other primary sources, this riveting biography of Mary Mallon by the Sibert medalist and Newbery Honor winner Susan Bartoletti looks beyond the tabloid scandal of Mary's controversial life. How she was treated by medical and legal officials reveals a lesser-known story of human and constitutional rights, entangled with the science of pathology and enduring questions about who Mary Mallon r

Aug 28, 2015
Technology - cool women who code by Diehn, Andi, author.

Technology - cool women who code

"In Technology : women who code, young readers discover excatly what technology is, how it evolved, and where the future might lead."--

Aug 28, 2015
Technology - cool women who code by Diehn, Andi, author.

Technology - cool women who code

Introduces readers to technology and coding, discussing how it developed and what it can be used to create, before providing profiles on three women who have greatly impacted the field.

Aug 26, 2015
Teach your kids to code - a parent-friendly guide to Python programming by Payne, Bryson.

Teach your kids to code - a parent-friendly guide to Python programming

"A guide to teaching basic programming skills for parents and teachers, with step-by-step explanations, visual examples, and exercises. Covers programming concepts including loops, lists, functions, and variables, and how to build games and applications"--

Aug 28, 2015
Teach your kids to code - a parent-friendly guide to Python programming by Payne, Bryson.

Teach your kids to code - a parent-friendly guide to Python programming

"A guide to teaching basic programming skills for parents and teachers, with step-by-step explanations, visual examples, and exercises. Covers programming concepts including loops, lists, functions, and variables, and how to build games and applications"--

Aug 26, 2015
Swan - the life and dance of Anna Pavlova by Snyder, Laurel.

Swan - the life and dance of Anna Pavlova

An introduction to one of the most famous ballerinas in history describes how she was inspired to pursue dancing after going to the ballet as a child and how her achievements have inspired subsequent generations of dancers.

Aug 26, 2015
Swan - the life and dance of Anna Pavlova by Snyder, Laurel, author.

Swan - the life and dance of Anna Pavlova

The world is big. Anna is small. The snow is everywhere and all around. But one night ...One night, her mother takes her to the ballet, and everything is changed. Anna finds a beauty inside herself that she cannot contain. So begins the journey of a girl who will one day grow up to be the most famous prima ballerina of all time, inspiring legions of dancers after her: the brave, the generous, the transcendently gifted Anna Pavlova. Beautiful, inspirational, and triumphant, Anna Pavlova's life is

Aug 28, 2015
Survival guide to bullying / written by a teen by Mayrock, Aija author

Survival guide to bullying / written by a teen

Aug 28, 2015
Stella - the dog with the big heart by Feldman, Thea, author.

Stella - the dog with the big heart

"Stella is a real dog. She is a special dog with an important job. Stella is a therapy dog and she creates happiness wherever she goes. That makes her a hero to many people. Read her story to find out more about Stella and what makes her a hero dog."--

Aug 28, 2015