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The Magic School Bus presents Dinosaurs by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

The Magic School Bus presents Dinosaurs

Journeying back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the Earth, Ms. Frizzle's class learns all about these creatures, including their life cycle, diet, physical characteristics, behaviors, and extinction.

Aug 4, 2015
The Magic School Bus presents insects by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

The Magic School Bus presents insects

Introduces facts about insects, including the life cycle of butterflies, how crickets communicate, and how ants work together in a community.

Aug 4, 2015
The Magic School Bus presents polar animals by O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.

The Magic School Bus presents polar animals

Mrs. Frizzle introduces some of the amazing animals who inhabit the Arctic and Antarctic regions, and explains how they have adapted to their icy homes.

Aug 4, 2015
The Moon maiden & other Asian folktales by Hua Long, illustrator.

The Moon maiden & other Asian folktales

An illustrated collection of twelve well-known myths, legends and fables from China and East Asia adapted for younger readers.

Aug 4, 2015
The Omnivore's Dilemma for Kids - The Secrets Behind What You Eat by Pollan, Michael

The Omnivore's Dilemma for Kids - The Secrets Behind What You Eat

Aug 4, 2015
The plague by Andrews, Lawrence, 1955- author.

The plague

Traces the history of the plague, discussing its origin, how it travels, treatment, and scientific work to eliminate the disease.

Aug 4, 2015
The race around the world by Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco), 1962-

The race around the world

Aug 4, 2015
The singer in the stream - a story of American dippers by Hocker, Katherine M., author, illustrator.

The singer in the stream - a story of American dippers

"American dippers are small gray birds that live their whole lives near (and in!) fast-moving mountain streams. John Muir called them "water ouzels"and this lively book showcases the fascinating qualities he loved in them. Readers will discover what these charming little birds eat, how they find their food, where they nest, what their chicks are like, where they go in winter, and much more. A section at the end provides a wealth of additional information making this book a fantastic resource for

Aug 4, 2015
The storyteller - my years with Ernest Thompson Seton - including illustrations and excerpts from his stories by Knox, Leila Moss.

The storyteller - my years with Ernest Thompson Seton - including illustrations and excerpts from his stories

The author discusses her early childhood spent in Santa Fe with her aunt and uncle and how her uncle told her stories, taught her about wildlife, and gave her a deep respect for Native American cultures.

Aug 4, 2015
The weird world of words - a guided tour by Symons, Mitchell, author.

The weird world of words - a guided tour

A collection of English-language trivia shares facts about words and language usage, from "almost" being the longest English word with its letters in alphabetical order to "stewardesses" being the longest word typed with the left hand.

Jul 30, 2015
The wild life of sharks by De la Bédoyère, Camilla, author.

The wild life of sharks

Shares information on sharks, including what they eat, where they live, and how fast they swim.

Aug 4, 2015
Timber rattlesnakes by Clark Sawyer, J., author.

Timber rattlesnakes

"In this book, young readers will learn about timber rattlesnakes and their winter behaviors."--

Aug 4, 2015
Today's 12 hottest movie superstars by Furstinger, Nancy.

Today's 12 hottest movie superstars

Aug 4, 2015
Today's 12 hottest music superstars by Tometich, Annabelle, 1980-

Today's 12 hottest music superstars

Aug 4, 2015
Today's 12 hottest NBA superstars by Robinson, Tom, 1964- author.

Today's 12 hottest NBA superstars

Aug 4, 2015
Today's 12 hottest NFL superstars by Robinson, Tom, 1964- author.

Today's 12 hottest NFL superstars

Aug 4, 2015
Today's 12 hottest TV superstars by Tometich, Annabelle, 1980-

Today's 12 hottest TV superstars

Profiles twelve of the most popular television personalities of today, including Ty Burrell, Ellen DeGeneres, and Sofia Vergara.

Aug 4, 2015
Trainman - gaining acceptance ... and friends ... through special interests by Kavan, Stefan.

Trainman - gaining acceptance ... and friends ... through special interests

Aug 4, 2015
Tranformers Legacy- The Art of Transformers Packaging by Sorenson, Jim

Tranformers Legacy- The Art of Transformers Packaging

Aug 4, 2015
Transformers- Art of Prime by Sorenson, Jim

Transformers- Art of Prime

Aug 4, 2015