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Robot builders! - create the future of machines with-- by Cassriel, Betsy, author.

Robot builders! - create the future of machines with--

Feb 7, 2016
Romania by Sheehan, Sean, 1951-

Romania

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Romania.

Feb 12, 2016
Ruby-throated hummingbirds - tiny hovering birds by Hirsch, Rebecca E.

Ruby-throated hummingbirds - tiny hovering birds

Feb 12, 2016
Russia by Torchinski, O. (Oleg).

Russia

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Russia.

Feb 12, 2016
S is for sewing - over 25 playtime projects for creative children by

S is for sewing - over 25 playtime projects for creative children

Feb 12, 2016
Saving eyesight - adventures of Seva around the world by Pruessen, Linda, author.

Saving eyesight - adventures of Seva around the world

"Saving Eyesight chronicles the efforts of Seva, an international development agency. Its mission is to restore sight and prevent blindness in the developing world. Readers will learn about how the eye works and how eye problems are corrected. They will be touched by the true stories of those who have discovered sight after living in blindness. "--

Feb 12, 2016
Saving eyesight - adventures of Seva around the world by Pruessen, Linda, author.

Saving eyesight - adventures of Seva around the world

Takes readers on a trip around the world with the charity organization Seva Canada as the organization helps people from developing countries cure and correct their vision problems.

Feb 9, 2016
Scaly, slippery creatures by Rake, Matthew, author.

Scaly, slippery creatures

"Can you name the most poisonous snake on Earth? Can you tell the difference between a Komodo dragon and a crocodile? Meet some of the world's creepiest critters in this photo-packed book of reptilian monsters"--

Feb 12, 2016
Science stunts - fun feats of physics by Brown, Jordan, author.

Science stunts - fun feats of physics

Introduces the laws of physics through twenty-five interactive experiments, including instant ice, straw symphony, and lemon liftoff.

Feb 12, 2016
Scratch by Benson, Pete, 1960-

Scratch

Feb 12, 2016
Searching for the Yeti by Rivkin, Jennifer

Searching for the Yeti

Feb 12, 2016
Sewing by Turnbull, Stephanie, author.

Sewing

"Try this! Sewing brings you a wealth of creative ideas, as well as advice on techniques and materials. There are clear step-by-step instructions, and some great suggestions on how to take your sewing a stage further."--Page 4 of cover.

Feb 12, 2016
Sewing stories - Harriet Powers' journey from slave to artist by Herkert, Barbara, author.

Sewing stories - Harriet Powers' journey from slave to artist

"Harriet Powers learned to sew and quilt as a young slave girl on a Georgia plantation. She lived through the Civil War and Reconstruction, and eventually owned a cotton farm with her family, all the while relying on her skills with the needle to clothe and feed her children. Later she began making pictorial quilts, using each square to illustrate Bible stories and local legends. She exhibited her quilts at local cotton fairs, and though she never traveled outside of Georgia, her quilts are now

Feb 6, 2016
Sheep by Murray, Julie, 1969- author.

Sheep

Introduces sheep, and describes their appearance, the sounds they make, what they eat, their climbing ability, and how they pass their time on a farm.

Feb 12, 2016
Silk screening by Luidens, Lyz.

Silk screening

Feb 12, 2016
Singapore by Mara, Wil, author.

Singapore

Feb 12, 2016
Skyscraper builder by Perish, Patrick, author.

Skyscraper builder

"Engaging images accompany information about skyscraper builders. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Feb 12, 2016
Slinky's guide to caring for your snake by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author.

Slinky's guide to caring for your snake

"In this book, Slinky the Snake reveals how readers should go about choosing a pet snake, what supplies they will need, how to make a new snake feel at home, and how to properly care for a pet snake, including feeding, exercising, and keeping a snake vivarium clean. Text is accompanied by clear, labeled photographs to further reinforce key concepts, and the use of an animal narrator also allows the book to be used to teach perspective"--

Feb 12, 2016
Snakes by Hansen, Grace, author.

Snakes

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and environment of snakes.

Feb 12, 2016
Snow White - from a fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm by Francia, Giada, author.

Snow White - from a fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the fairest of them all? When a vain queen learns that her stepdaughter, Snow White, is the fairest in all the kingdom, she becomes enraged. Can Snow White escape her wrath? Thanks to the help of a huntsman, seven dwarves, and a handsome prince, she may just outwit the evil queen.

Feb 12, 2016