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Nike by Green, Sara, 1964- author.

Nike

"Engaging images accompany information about Nike, Inc. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

May 29, 2015
Neptune - god of the sea and earthquakes by Temple, Teri. author.

Neptune - god of the sea and earthquakes

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman god Neptune, and discusses his abilities as the god of freshwater and the sea and his reputation for having a violent temper.

May 29, 2015
National geographic kids almanac 2016. by

National geographic kids almanac 2016.

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

May 29, 2015
Myths busted! 3 - just when you thought you knew what you knew by Krieger, Emily, author.

Myths busted! 3 - just when you thought you knew what you knew

"This is the book that will put to rest even more rumors, misconceptions, superstitions, and flat out lies that you hear every day--also known as the book your mom never wanted you to see. Think boys are better at math? Don't bet on it. Think an apple-a-day keeps the doctor away? Better buy some oranges too. Think you evolved from a chimp? You might want to check your sources on that. Be in the know on all kinds of amazing subjects!"--

May 29, 2015
More baby's first signs by Votry, Kim.

More baby's first signs

Provides words, illustrations, and sign language for common objects. On board pages.

May 29, 2015
Miniature reptiles by Kuskowski, Alex.

Miniature reptiles

Young readers learn about some of the smallest reptiles in the world.

May 29, 2015
Miniature mammals by Kuskowski, Alex.

Miniature mammals

An introduction to different types of miniature mammals. Includes maps of where the animals live, size charts compared to humans, fun facts and a quick comprehension quiz.

May 29, 2015
Minerva - goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts by Temple, Teri. author.

Minerva - goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts

May 29, 2015
Milton Hershey by Ribke, Simone T.

Milton Hershey

Introduces the life and legacy of the entrepreneur, philanthropist, and founder of Hershey Foods, who built a town around his factory with unique housing for his workers and a school for disadvantaged students.

May 29, 2015
Measuring temperature by Bailer, Darice, author.

Measuring temperature

"Real-world examples and engaging activities guide readers in learning about measuring temperature. Readers practice selecting appropriate measuring tools and units of measurement, converting between units, and solving problems by measuring."--

May 29, 2015
Maya Angelou- A Biography of an Award-Winning Poet and Civil Rights Activist by Agins, Donna Brown

Maya Angelou- A Biography of an Award-Winning Poet and Civil Rights Activist

May 27, 2015
Maya Angelou - a biography of an award-winning poet and civil rights activist by Agins, Donna Brown.

Maya Angelou - a biography of an award-winning poet and civil rights activist

"Read about Maya Angelou's life: her upbringing, travels, civil rights work, and her writings"--Provided by publisher.

May 29, 2015
Math at the Art Museum by Group Majoongmul

Math at the Art Museum

A family explores paintings and other masterpieces at the art museum. The paintings are brilliant and many of them have mathematical dimensions, whether visible or hidden. Elementary math concepts that relate to perspective, composition, symmetry, and other principles turn a stroll through the art museum into an eye-opening adventure.

May 29, 2015
Mars - god of war by Temple, Teri. author.

Mars - god of war

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman god Mars, and discusses his abilities and bloodthirsty temperament and some of his warlike deeds.

May 29, 2015
Malala Yousafzai - Nobel Peace Prize winner and education activist by Wang, Andrea, author.

Malala Yousafzai - Nobel Peace Prize winner and education activist

Details the life and work of the education activist, covering her childhood, shooting at the hands of the Taliban, and life in England today.

May 29, 2015
Magic vs. Bird in the NCAA final by Daniel, P. K, author.

Magic vs. Bird in the NCAA final

Gives an overview of the historic 1979 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament and the confrontation between Larry Bird and Magic Johnson, looking at the earlier history of the tournament, and the game's legacy.

May 29, 2015
Mae Jemison by Shepherd, Jodie.

Mae Jemison

A biography of Mae Jemison, the first female African American astronaut.

May 29, 2015
Lunch lines, tryouts, and making the grade - questions and answers about school by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Lunch lines, tryouts, and making the grade - questions and answers about school

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about school in a question-answer format"--

May 29, 2015
Luna and me - the true story of a girl who lived in a tree to save a forest by Kostecki-Shaw, Jenny Sue, author, illustrator.

Luna and me - the true story of a girl who lived in a tree to save a forest

"Social activism combines with environmentalism in this picture book bio of Julia Butterfly Hill and Luna, the thousand-year-old redwood tree whose life she saved"--

May 29, 2015
Lucky leopards! - and more true stories of amazing animal rescues by Newman, Aline Alexander, author.

Lucky leopards! - and more true stories of amazing animal rescues

Retells the stories of three animal rescues, including two orphaned leopards, a sea turtle, and a loon.

May 29, 2015