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12 great moments that changed newspaper history by Fromowitz, Lori.

12 great moments that changed newspaper history

Feb 13, 2016
12 great moments that changed radio history by Smibert, Angie, author.

12 great moments that changed radio history

Brief two-page discussions of twelve of the most important events in the history of broadcast radio.

Feb 13, 2016
A great big cuddle - poems for the very young by Rosen, Michael, 1946- author.

A great big cuddle - poems for the very young

Invites children to celebrate the sounds and versatility of language, presenting nonsense verses in the style of classic nursery rhymes designed to induce giggles and help children recognize their feelings.

Feb 13, 2016
A history of civilization in 50 disasters by Eaton, Gale.

A history of civilization in 50 disasters

Feb 13, 2016
A primary source history of the Dust Bowl by Langston-George, Rebecca, author.

A primary source history of the Dust Bowl

"Uses primary sources to tell the story of the Dust Bowl"--

Feb 13, 2016
A smart girl's guide to sticky situations - how to tackle tricky, icky problems and tough times by

A smart girl's guide to sticky situations - how to tackle tricky, icky problems and tough times

Offers advice on how to take charge and be confident when things get complicated, scary or just plain embarrassing.

Feb 13, 2016
A wisher's guide to Starland. by

A wisher's guide to Starland.

Offers an illustrated introduction to the world of the Disney Star Darlings franchise, with information about the characters, places, and things of Starland and Wishworld.

Feb 13, 2016
Abraham Lincoln - the 16th President by Gregory, Josh.

Abraham Lincoln - the 16th President

The life and career of Abraham Lincoln.

Feb 13, 2016
Acadia National Park by Connors, Kathleen, author.

Acadia National Park

Introduces Acadia National Park, discussing its history, geological features, touring the park, plant and animal life, and efforts to preserve it.

Feb 13, 2016
Aircraft by Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth, 1968- author.

Aircraft

"In Aircraft, young readers will learn all about the different kinds of aircraft, from hot air balloons to fighter jets to rockets. Beautiful design, fascinating photographs, and simple text introduce new readers to the famous invention."--

Feb 13, 2016
Al Capone vs. Eliot Ness - opposite sides of the law by Roxburgh, Ellis.

Al Capone vs. Eliot Ness - opposite sides of the law

Feb 13, 2016
Allergies by Squire, Ann.

Allergies

Readers will find out why some people have allergies and others don't, how allergies are diagnosed and treated, and which substances are the most common allergens. They will also learn how people with allergies avoid hidden everyday allergens and get a sneak peak at the new allergies treatments doctors are preparing for the future."--Provided by publisher.

Feb 13, 2016
Amazing hairstyle tricks - 44 great ideas inspired by Anna and Elsa by Theodóra Mjöll Skúladóttir Jack, author.

Amazing hairstyle tricks - 44 great ideas inspired by Anna and Elsa

Learn how to replicate the royal sisters' famous hairdos, and create your very own hair accessories inspired by the Frozen princesses.

Feb 13, 2016
American alligators - armored roaring reptiles by Hirsch, Rebecca E.

American alligators - armored roaring reptiles

Provides details on the habitat, characteristics, and behavior of American alligators before comparing them to other animals such as lizards, turtles, and snakes.

Feb 13, 2016
American food by Gilbert, Sara, author.

American food

"An elementary introduction to the relationship between cooking and American culture, the effect of local agriculture on the diets of different regions, common tools such as grills, and recipe instructions"--

Feb 13, 2016
Anacondas by Gregory, Josh, author.

Anacondas

"This book details the life and habits of anacondas"--

Feb 13, 2016
Andrew Jackson - the 7th President by Gregory, Josh.

Andrew Jackson - the 7th President

Which president helped American soldiers fight for freedom during the Revolutionary War--when he was just 13 years old? Andrew Jackson! As an adult, he led American troops against the British in the War of 1812. Then he became the seventh president of the United States. Look inside to discover more about Andrew Jackson, including what his childhood was like and the different ways we remember him today.

Feb 13, 2016
Andrew Luck by Scheff, Matt, author.

Andrew Luck

Feb 13, 2016
Animal architects by Franchino, Vicky, author.

Animal architects

"Learn all about nature's most incredible architects, from what kind of structures they construct to what kinds of materials they use to build."--

Feb 13, 2016
Animal camouflage by Franchino, Vicky, author.

Animal camouflage

"Learn all about animals that rely on camouflage to help them stay hidden, whether it's to avoid predators or launch a surprise attack on prey"--

Feb 13, 2016