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Henry Ford for kids - his life and ideas - with 21 activities by Reis, Ronald A., author.

Henry Ford for kids - his life and ideas - with 21 activities

Introduces the automotive, engineering, and labor innovator, discussing both his finer points and his flaws and also providing 21 hands-on activities to encourage young people to apply engineering and production ideas and learn more about the era.

Feb 6, 2016
Heroes of Hurricane Katrina by Zullo, Allan, author.

Heroes of Hurricane Katrina

Ten stories of the people who risked their lives to save others during Hurricane Katrina.

Feb 6, 2016
Hillary by Winter, Jonah, 1962-

Hillary

Discusses the life and career of presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton, trace her early years as an outspoken student at Wellesley and Yale, her marriage to the 42nd president, and her achievements as a senator and secretary of state.

Jan 30, 2016
Hillary Rodham Clinton - do all the good you can by Levinson, Cynthia, author.

Hillary Rodham Clinton - do all the good you can

A portrait of the former first lady, secretary of state, and presidential candidate includes coverage of her childhood in Illinois, rise to political prominence, struggles with personal setbacks, and achievements as a senator and beyond.

Feb 6, 2016
Hillary Rodham Clinton - some girls are born to lead by Markel, Michelle, author.

Hillary Rodham Clinton - some girls are born to lead

Feb 6, 2016
Hot pink - the life & fashions of Elsa Schiaparelli by Rubin, Susan Goldman.

Hot pink - the life & fashions of Elsa Schiaparelli

Presents the life and accomplishments of the fashion designer, from her early life of poverty, to her successes in the Paris fashion world, her collaboration with well-known artists of her day, and the influence of her innovative designs on later fashion.

Feb 4, 2016
How to live like a Viking warrior by Ganeri, Anita, 1961-, author

How to live like a Viking warrior

Feb 6, 2016
Hummingbirds by Petrie, Kristin, 1970- author.

Hummingbirds

Looks at the habitats, life cycles, physical characteristics, diets, and defenses of hummingbirds.

Feb 6, 2016
Hungary by Bjorklund, Ruth.

Hungary

Feb 6, 2016
Hyenas - built for the hunt by Gagne, Tammy, author.

Hyenas - built for the hunt

"Describes the features, behaviors, and adaptations that make hyenas skilled predators"--

Jan 31, 2016
Hyenas - built for the hunt by Gagne, Tammy, author.

Hyenas - built for the hunt

"Describes the features, behaviors, and adaptations that make hyenas skilled predators"--

Feb 6, 2016
Hypnotize a tiger - poems about just about everything by Brown, Calef.

Hypnotize a tiger - poems about just about everything

"A whimsical collection of nonsense poetry and art by an award-winning creator"--

Jan 31, 2016
Hypnotize a tiger - poems about just about everything by Brown, Calef.

Hypnotize a tiger - poems about just about everything

"This is the first longer-format, middle-grade collection from #1 New York Times-bestselling author-illustrator Calef Brown. Moving away from the picture book format offers Calef the opportunity to tackle a variety of themes and poetry styles as well as reach a slightly older audience along the lines of Doug Florian and Shel Silverstein. The book is chock-full of Calef's zany black-and-white artwork and features his wonderfully inventive characters and worlds--from the "completely nonviolent and

Feb 6, 2016
I am Martin Luther King, Jr. by Meltzer, Brad, author.

I am Martin Luther King, Jr.

Presents an illustrated biography of the man who spent his life pursuing his dream of equality and peace and was at the forefront of the civil rights movement until his assassination in 1968.

Jan 31, 2016
I am Martin Luther King, Jr. by Meltzer, Brad, author.

I am Martin Luther King, Jr.

"A biography of Martin Luther King Jr. that tells the story of how he used nonviolence to lead the civil rights movement"--

Feb 6, 2016
I get hungry by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

I get hungry

"Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Get Hungry offers answers to their most compelling questions about their rumbling tummy. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words."--Provided by publisher.

Feb 4, 2016
I like to exercise by Herrington, Lisa M.

I like to exercise

Discusses the importance of exercise and some ideas to help get the blood pumping and strengthen the entire body.

Feb 3, 2016
I see falling stars by Orr, Tamra, author.

I see falling stars

"Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. I See Falling Stars offers answers to their most compelling questions about meteors. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words."--

Feb 6, 2016
Iguanas by Gish, Melissa, author.

Iguanas

"A look at iguanas, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their dewlaps, behaviors, relationships with humans, and their protected status in the world today"--

Feb 6, 2016
Incredible car stunts by Omoth, Tyler, author.

Incredible car stunts

"Describes car stunts, including who accomplished these stunts and, to a certain degree, how"--Provided by publisher.

Feb 6, 2016