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Are you an art sleuth? - look, discover, learn! by Evans, Brooke DiGiovanni, author. Are you an art sleuth? - look, discover, learn!

Invites readers to closely inspect twenty-one famous paintings and includes lists of small details to find in each.

Oct 1, 2016
Tibet by Sonneborn, Liz, author. Tibet

Oct 1, 2016
What Milly did - the remarkable pioneer of plastics recycling by Moser, Elise, author. What Milly did - the remarkable pioneer of plastics recycling

"Milly Zantow wanted to solve the problem of her town's full landfill and ended up creating a global recycling standard --the system of numbers you see inside the little triangle on plastics. This is the inspiring story of how she mobilized her community, creating sweeping change to help the environment."--Amazon.com

Oct 1, 2016
Ron Weasley - Cinematic Guide - Harry Potter by Scholastic Inc. (COR) Ron Weasley - Cinematic Guide - Harry Potter

Oct 1, 2016
Ugly by Hoge, Robert, 1972- author. Ugly

"Robert Hoge was born with a tumor the size of a tennis ball in the middle of his face and short, twisted legs, but he refused to let what made him different stand in the way of leading a happy, successful life. This is the true story of how he embraced his circumstances and never let his "ugly" stop him from focusing on what truly mattered."--

Oct 1, 2016
Mexico by Senker, Cath, author. Mexico

PEOPLE & PLACES (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). Mexico: the Land and People takes you on a whistlestop tour around this most incredible country. Explore its rainforests, deserts, mountains and beaches, and meet some incredible wildlife along the way. Marvel at the vibrant street life, the amazing food and the diverse, multiethnic culture, and delve into the country's rich history. Discover what it's like to grow up in Mexico - school, family life, socializing and religion - and find out how life is for

Oct 1, 2016
Willa - the Story of Willa Cather, an American Writer by Ehrlich, Amy, 1942- author. Willa - the Story of Willa Cather, an American Writer

"A chapter book biography of Willa Cather, an American novelist"--

Oct 1, 2016
When Grandma Gatewood took a hike by Houts, Michelle. When Grandma Gatewood took a hike

Oct 1, 2016
Do you really want to meet an owl? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet an owl?

"After learning about several species of an owl, a boy goes to the wilderness nearby to observe owls' behavior in the wild"--

Oct 1, 2016
Do you really want to meet an orca? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet an orca?

"A girl goes to the coast of Norway to view killer whales in the ocean and observes their behavior in pods"--

Oct 1, 2016
Chile by Burgan, Michael, author. Chile

Oct 1, 2016
Designer dog projects by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- Designer dog projects

Oct 1, 2016
Daytime visions - an alphabet by Isol, adapter, illustrator. Daytime visions - an alphabet

This alphabet book explores feelings, raises questions, and features rich, thought-provoking pictures.

Oct 1, 2016
Counting money by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- Counting money

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to counting money. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Oct 1, 2016
Sound waves and communication by Winterberg, Jenna, author. Sound waves and communication

"Beep, beep, beep! Whirrrr. From loud and annoying to peaceful and relaxing, sounds are an ever-present part of life. Sound not only helps us send messages to one another, but also tells us about our world."--

Oct 1, 2016
Space travel by DeYoe, Aaron, author. Space travel

Oct 1, 2016
Starting your own business by Minden, Cecilia, author. Starting your own business

The focus of Real World Math: Personal Finance is the intersection between personal financial literacy and age-appropriate math skills.

Oct 1, 2016
Stegosaurus by Raatma, Lucia. Stegosaurus

Young readers learn about the stegosaurus, how it looked and how it lived.

Oct 1, 2016
Theoretical physicist Brian Greene by Doeden, Matt, author. Theoretical physicist Brian Greene

"Brian Greene's father taught him to look at the world in different ways. Years later, he started helping others understand the universe from new perspectives. Learn how Brian became a physics expert and bestselling author."--

Oct 1, 2016
Tigers - built for the hunt by Vogel, Julia, author. Tigers - built for the hunt

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to the predatory lives of tigers"--

Oct 1, 2016