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Barn swallows by Clark Sawyer, J., author.

Barn swallows

"In this book, young readers will learn about barn swallows and their winter habits."--

Mar 1, 2015
Basking sharks by Barnes, Nico, author.

Basking sharks

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and environment of the basking sharks.

Mar 1, 2015
African savanna by Llewellyn, Claire, author.

African savanna

A brief introduction to the life and diverse creatures of African savannah. Vocabulary of this text is easy and familiar, and sentences are mainly short and simple.

Mar 1, 2015
Carrie Underwood by Brown, Risa W., author.

Carrie Underwood

Mar 1, 2015
A brush full of colour - the world of Ted Harrison by Ruurs, Margriet, 1952-, author.

A brush full of colour - the world of Ted Harrison

Mar 1, 2015
Branches of the military by Callery, Sean, author.

Branches of the military

Mar 1, 2015
Big machines drive! by Veitch, Catherine, author.

Big machines drive!

"These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colorful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines you can drive including monster trucks, tractors, and giant motorbikes. Find out which driving machine is the mightiest of them all!"--

Mar 1, 2015
Anglerfish by Murphy, Julie, 1965- author.

Anglerfish

"Discover facts about anglerfish, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these ocean creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text"--

Mar 1, 2015
Big machines float! by Veitch, Catherine, author.

Big machines float!

"These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colorful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines that can float including cruise ships, hovercraft, and ice-breakers. Find out which floating machine is the mightiest of them all!--

Mar 1, 2015
Big machines fly! by Veitch, Catherine, author.

Big machines fly!

"These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colorful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines that can fly including super jumbo jets, rockets, and space shuttles. Find out which flying machine is the mightiest of them all!"--

Mar 1, 2015
Big machines ride rails! by Veitch, Catherine, author.

Big machines ride rails!

"These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colorful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines on rails including bullet trains, railway snowploughs, and the world's tallest and fastest roller coaster. Find out which machine on rails is the mightiest of them all!"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 1, 2015
Brilliant birds by Feldman, Thea.

Brilliant birds

Provides simple information about different birds. Text consists of short and simple sentences, high-interest information, easy vocabulary with a high degree of phonic regularity and lots of repetition.

Mar 1, 2015
Campground by Balcom, Katherine, author.

Campground

Mar 1, 2015
Butterflies by Delano, Marfe Ferguson, author.

Butterflies

Describes the characteristics of butterflies, including their colors, how they ward off predators, their food habits, and how caterpillars become butterflies.

Mar 1, 2015
Candy experiments 2 by Leavitt, Loralee.

Candy experiments 2

"Following the success of the first Candy Experiments, this all-new collection presents more ways to destroy store-bought candy and learn some science in the process. Candy Experiments 2 delivers fun science facts from the perspective of a real mom in the kitchen doing crazy things with brand-name store-bought candy. Marshmallows, cotton candy, Pixy Stix, Jawbreakers, Pop Rocks, gummi candy, chocolate, and even soda provide good excuses to get destructive in the kitchen. Do Peeps dissolve when y

Mar 1, 2015
Animals - mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, and other animals by Levine, Shar, 1953-

Animals - mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, and other animals

How in the world do you classify the more than one million species in the animal kingdom? This fact-packed book divides animals into the major phyla, including chordates, arthropods, and mollusks; the major classes, such as fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and insects; and by critical features, such as cell structure and the need to feed. Fascinating case histories examine the discovery of new mammal species, the need to conserve endangered species, and using natural predators to cont

Mar 1, 2015
300 step-by-step cooking & gardening projects for kids - the ultimate book for budding gardeners and super chefs with amazing things to grow and cook yourself, shown in over 2300 photographs by McDougall, Nancy (Food writer)

300 step-by-step cooking & gardening projects for kids - the ultimate book for budding gardeners and super chefs with amazing things to grow and cook yourself, shown in over 2300 photographs

Offers over 300 fun and creative projects to get children involved both in the kitchen and the garden, featuring full lists of ingredients and equipment needed as well as difficulty ratings and time estimates.

Mar 1, 2015
Air Force One by Mattern, Joanne, 1963-

Air Force One

Mar 1, 2015
Calico cats by Dash, Meredith.

Calico cats

Learn all about calico cats through easy-to-read, simple text and color.

Mar 1, 2015
Argentina by Blashfield, Jean F., author.

Argentina

Mar 1, 2015