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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."--

Sep 27, 2016
There was a man and he was mad by Feierabend, John Martin. There was a man and he was mad

In this adaptation of a classic folksong, a man finds himself in one ridiculous situation after another.

Sep 27, 2016
Tibet by Sonneborn, Liz, author. Tibet

Sep 27, 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"--

Sep 27, 2016
Tom Monaghan - Domino's Pizza innovator by Llanas, Sheila Griffin, 1958- Tom Monaghan - Domino's Pizza innovator

"In this title, unwrap the life of talented Dominos Pizza innovator Tom Monaghan! Readers will enjoy getting the scoop on this Food Dude, beginning with his childhood in a Michigan orphanage and foster care. Students can follow Monaghans success story from college dropout to US Marine Corps to successful pizza chain businessman. Monaghans family and retirement years are also highlighted. Engaging text familiarizes readers with topics of interest including his influence on pizza delivery standard

Sep 27, 2016
Totally wacky facts about planets and stars by Berne, Emma Carlson, author. Totally wacky facts about planets and stars

"Presents at more than 100 facts about planets and stars in a unique layout that appeals to struggling and reluctant readers"--

Sep 27, 2016
Totally wacky facts about sea animals by Meister, Cari, author. Totally wacky facts about sea animals

"Presents more than 100 facts about sea animals in a layout that appeals to struggling and reluctant readers"--

Sep 27, 2016
Totally wacky facts about the human body by Meister, Cari, author. Totally wacky facts about the human body

"Presents more than 100 facts about the human body in a unique layout that appeals to struggling and reluctant readers"--

Sep 27, 2016
Trailblazers - 33 women in science who changed the world by Swaby, Rachel, author. Trailblazers - 33 women in science who changed the world

"A collection of profiles of some of history's most fascinating female scientists."--

Sep 27, 2016
Treecology - 30 activities and observations for exploring the world of trees and forests by Russo, Monica, author. Treecology - 30 activities and observations for exploring the world of trees and forests

Presents facts about trees and forest ecology, describing their biology; environment; and the wildlife that live near, on, and off them.

Sep 27, 2016
Triceratops by Zeiger, Jennifer. Triceratops

"Learn about the habits of the dinosaur known as Triceratops, from its habits and lifestyle to its diet and the way it raised its young"--

Sep 27, 2016
Turtles by Stevens, Kathryn, 1954- authors. Turtles

Presents information on how to care for pet turtles.

Sep 27, 2016
Tyrannosaurus rex by Raatma, Lucia. Tyrannosaurus rex

Using simple text and illustrations, this book examines tyrannosaurus rex.

Sep 27, 2016
UFOs by O'Keefe, Emily, Author. UFOs

Learn about unidentified flying objects with explanations of famous past sightings, recent reports, and researchers' theories. 'Myth or Fact?' sidebars describe common misconceptions and confirm surprising facts. Additional features include a table of contents, a glossary of key words and phrases, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

Sep 27, 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."--

Sep 27, 2016
Understanding personification by Johnson, Robin (Robin R.), author. Understanding personification

Explains what personification is and how it can improve a story.

Sep 27, 2016
United Kingdom by Wiseman, Blaine, author. United Kingdom

Introduces United Kingdom, describing its geography and climate, industries, history, resources and wildlife, culture, politics, and sports.

Sep 27, 2016
United States by Murray, Julie, 1969- United States

Introduces the United States, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, occupations, and culture.

Sep 27, 2016
Urban biologist Danielle Lee by Cornell, Kari, author. Urban biologist Danielle Lee

"As a child, Danielle Lee loved looking at plants and animals. Learn how Lee's love of biology and rap and hip-hop music led her to become an urban scientist, teacher, and popular blogger."--

Sep 27, 2016
Vaudeville - the birth of show business by Alter, Judy, 1938- Vaudeville - the birth of show business

Discusses the history of vaudeville including performances, theaters, and actors, and examines its influence on modern entertainment.

Sep 27, 2016