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Self-driving cars by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Self-driving cars

"Learn all about the amazing technology behind self-driving cars, from how they navigate to how they keep passengers safe."--

Apr 22, 2016
Spidermania - friends on the web by Siy, Alexandra, author.

Spidermania - friends on the web

Debunking myths about spiders, this book takes an extremely close look at these intriguing creatures that have both fascinated and terrified humans.

Apr 22, 2016
Skin care & makeup tips & tricks by Kenney, Karen Latchana.

Skin care & makeup tips & tricks

It's tricky to keep your skin looking great?but the right healthy habits and the careful use of makeup can make a world of difference. It's as simple as knowing which products and treatments work best for your skin type, whether it's oily or dry. Once you're taking good care of your skin, it's easy to use makeup to enhance your natural beauty. Discover how to make your own skin-care products and perfume. And learn how to choose among different kinds of makeup, how to take care of your products a

Apr 22, 2016
Sitting Bull - Lakota warrior and defender of his people by Nelson, S. D.

Sitting Bull - Lakota warrior and defender of his people

Sitting Bull (c. 1831-1890) was one of the greatest Lakota/Sioux warriors and chiefs who ever lived. From Sitting Bull's childhood -- killing his first buffalo at age 10 -- to being named war chief to leading his people against the U.S. Army, this book brings the story of the great chief to light. Sitting Bull was instrumental in the war against the invasive wasichus (white men) and was at the forefront of the combat, including the Battles of Killdeer Mountain and the Little Bighorn. He and Craz

Apr 22, 2016
Vietnam by Winter, Max (Freelance writer), author.

Vietnam

Highlights the geography, government, cities, currency, people, customs, and culture that make Vietnam unique in an increasingly globalized world.

Apr 22, 2016
Voices of the civil rights movement by Mortensen, Lori, 1955-

Voices of the civil rights movement

"The Civil Rights Movement brought about major changes in the United States, including the legal end of segregation between African-Americans and white Americans. Explore the points of view of the activists who fought for change and the people who opposed them through powerful primary sources and historical photos"--

Apr 22, 2016
Water wow! - a visual exploration by Banyard, Antonia, author.

Water wow! - a visual exploration

Apr 22, 2016
Just a lucky so and so - the story of Louis Armstrong by Cline-Ransome, Lesa, author.

Just a lucky so and so - the story of Louis Armstrong

Apr 22, 2016
Israel by Edgar, Sherra G., author.

Israel

"Readers are presented with an overview of Israel's geography, culture, people, government, and daily life. Intriguing text, informative sidebars, detailed maps, and full-color photographs give readers a glimpse into life in this unique country. Additional features include a table of contents, a glossary of key words and phrases, a fast-fact section, and an area listing sources for further research"-- Publisher description.

Apr 22, 2016
Russia by Alberti, Theresa Jarosz, author.

Russia

Highlights the geography, government, cities, currency, people, customs, and culture that make Russia unique in an increasingly globalized world.

Apr 22, 2016
Velociraptor by Gray, Susan Heinrichs, author.

Velociraptor

"What can scientists learn from an ancient fossil of two dinosaurs locked in battle? Plenty! One of those dinosaurs was a Velociraptor, a 'quick thief' and predator of the Cretaceous period. Like the scientists who study Velociraptor, young readers will discover how much eighty-million-year-old bones still have to say! Additional features to enhance comprehension include informative sidebars, a glossary of key words and phrases, sources for further research, a Did-You-Know section, and an overvi

Apr 22, 2016
Turkey by Robinson, Joanna Jarc, author.

Turkey

Highlights the geography, government, cities, currency, people, customs, and culture that make Turkey unique in an increasingly globalized world.

Apr 22, 2016
This kid can fly - it's about ability (not disability) by Philip, Aaron, author.

This kid can fly - it's about ability (not disability)

"Aaron Philip's memoir chronicles his extraordinary journey from happy baby in Antigua to confident teen artist in New York City. His honest, often funny stories of triumph-- despite physical difficulties, poverty, and other challenges-- are as inspiring as they are eye-opening"--

Apr 22, 2016
Their great gift - courage, sacrifice, and hope in a new land by Coy, John, 1958- author.

Their great gift - courage, sacrifice, and hope in a new land

Explores the experience of immigrants who came to America in the twenty-first century, celebrating the diversity of the country and hope for the future.

Apr 22, 2016
Kenya by Edgar, Sherra G., author.

Kenya

"Readers are presented with an overview of Kenya's geography, culture, people, government, and daily life. Intriguing text, informative sidebars, detailed maps, and full-color photographs give readers a glimpse into life in this unique country. Additional features include a table of contents, a glossary of key words and phrases, a fast-fact section, and an area listing sources for further research"-- Publisher description.

Apr 22, 2016
Living fossils - clues to the past by Arnold, Caroline, author.

Living fossils - clues to the past

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Apr 22, 2016
What you need to know about concussions by Asselin, Kristine Carlson, author.

What you need to know about concussions

"Introduces readers to concussions, including causes, symptoms, treatments, and the personal experience"--

Apr 22, 2016
Mind-blowing movie stunts by Tougas, Joe.

Mind-blowing movie stunts

"Describes movie stunts, including who accomplished these stunts and, to a certain degree, how"--

Apr 22, 2016
West Coast wild - a nature alphabet by Hodge, Deborah, author.

West Coast wild - a nature alphabet

"This stunning nature alphabet book explores the fascinating ecosystem of the Pacific West Coast a magnificent area that combines an ancient rainforest, a rugged beach and a vast, open ocean, and where whales, bears, wolves, eagles and a rich variety of marine species thrive in an interconnected web of life...The text and art have been carefully checked for scientific accuracy. The book also includes a note about the Pacific West Coast and suggestions for exploring the region and further reading

Apr 22, 2016
Wet cement - a mix of concrete poems by Raczka, Bob, author.

Wet cement - a mix of concrete poems

"A graphically designed volume of concrete poetry"--

Apr 22, 2016