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Sequoia by Johnston, Tony/ Minor, Wendell (ILT)

Sequoia

Aug 23, 2014
Shape-shifting animals by Lunis, Natalie.

Shape-shifting animals

Meet 8 amazing shape-shifting animals that use their abilities to scare off, escape from, or appear less tasty to their enemies. Eye-popping photographs and clear, simple text bring these one-of-a-kind creatures to life.

Aug 23, 2014
Shark by MacQuitty, Miranda, author.

Shark

Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of various types of sharks.

Aug 22, 2014
Shark by MacQuitty, Miranda, author.

Shark

"Dive into the fascinating world of sharks--from the tiny dwarf dogfish to the ferocious great white"--Cover.

Aug 27, 2014
Simply fantastic - an introduction to classical music by Gerhard, Ana.

Simply fantastic - an introduction to classical music

"The words of Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Verdi, and others are introducted to children thorugh the magical beings from legends and clasic tales--including gnomes, fairies, witches, goblins, elves, and wizards--that inspired the composers."--P. [4] of cover.

Aug 23, 2014
Sitting Bull In His Own Words by McDonnell, Julia, 1979- author.

Sitting Bull In His Own Words

Aug 27, 2014
Skydiver - saving the fastest bird in the world by Godkin, Celia, author.

Skydiver - saving the fastest bird in the world

Aug 27, 2014
Skydiving dogs by Goldish, Meish, author.

Skydiving dogs

"In this book, young readers will learn about the special dogs that assist the U.S. Military by serving as skydiving companions."--

Aug 22, 2014
Slon Khorton vysizhivaet i͡|aĭt͡|so by Seuss, Dr.

Slon Khorton vysizhivaet i͡|aĭt͡|so

When a lazy bird hatching an egg wants a vacation, she asks Horton, the elephant, to sit on her egg--which he does through all sorts of hazards until he is rewarded for doing what he said he would.

Aug 27, 2014
Smart Girl's Guide- Friendship Troubles by Criswell, Patti Kelley

Smart Girl's Guide- Friendship Troubles

Aug 27, 2014
Smart Girl's Guide- Manners by Holyoke, Nancy

Smart Girl's Guide- Manners

Aug 27, 2014
So many feelings - sign language for feelings and emotions by Prochovnic, Dawn Babb.

So many feelings - sign language for feelings and emotions

Playful stories in simple rhymes introduce the American Sign Language signs for feelings and emotions.

Aug 27, 2014
So, you want to work in fashion? - how to break into the world of fashion and design by Wooster, Patricia.

So, you want to work in fashion? - how to break into the world of fashion and design

Aug 23, 2014
Soldering by Nelson, David Erik, author.

Soldering

Aug 27, 2014
Soldering by Nelson, David Erik, author.

Soldering

Teaches readers how to solder electronic components together and build electronic devices.

Aug 25, 2014
South Dakota by Bjorklund, Ruth.

South Dakota

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of South Dakota"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 27, 2014
Sports jokes! by Dahl, Michael.

Sports jokes!

Presents a collection of sports themed jokes.

Aug 27, 2014
States and capitals by Green, Dan, 1975 June 20- author.

States and capitals

A comprehensive guide to the fifty U.S. states includes fun facts about each state, including their mottos, state birds, flags, and state flowers.

Aug 27, 2014
Stranded on an island - can science save your life? by Bailey, Gerry, 1945-

Stranded on an island - can science save your life?

"After a freak wave maroons Joe on a deserted island, he investigates the food chain of the island's ecosystem. He learns to gather food and build shelter, copying other living things and using whatever materials he can find on the island."--

Aug 27, 2014
Super sniffers - dog detectives on the job by Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.

Super sniffers - dog detectives on the job

"A dog's nose is 300 times more powerful than a human nose, so it's no wonder that dogs use their incredibly advanced sense of smell to do some very important jobs. Dorothy Hinshaw Patent explores the various ways specific dogs have put their super sniffing ability to use: from bedbug sniffers to explosive detectors to life-saving allergy detectors...and more. This dynamic photo-essay includes first-hand accounts from the people who work closely with these amazing dogs."--

Aug 23, 2014