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Life story of a salamander by Guillain, Charlotte, author.

Life story of a salamander

"This book tells the life story of a salamander, using simple, concise text and stunning photographs. Read it to discover the unique life cycle and metamorphosis undergone by this fascinating amphibian as it changes from an egg to a larva to a fully grown adult salamander"--

May 30, 2015
Little League World Series by Johnson, Sean, author.

Little League World Series

"Come take a stroll with us onto the perfectly manicured fields in Williamsport just before the first pitch of the Little League World Series"--Back cover.

May 30, 2015
Little Red Riding Hood - 3 beloved tales by Gunderson, Jessica, author.

Little Red Riding Hood - 3 beloved tales

Retells the classic German version of the fairy tale of a girl and a wolf, along with similar tales from Italy and Taiwan.

May 30, 2015
Little Red Riding Hood by Alperin, Mara, author.

Little Red Riding Hood

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother.

May 30, 2015
Little Red Riding Hood by Francia, Giada.

Little Red Riding Hood

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother.

May 30, 2015
Look and see - a what's-not-the-same game by Kontzias, Bill.

Look and see - a what's-not-the-same game

An innovative interactive puzzle book. Eye-catching photographs of toys, trinkets, and more present spot-the-difference puzzles that support early learning skills.

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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 2015
Mae Jemison by Shepherd, Jodie.

Mae Jemison

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

May 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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
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 30, 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 30, 2015
Minerva - goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts by Temple, Teri. author.

Minerva - goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts

May 30, 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 30, 2015