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Playing pro basketball by Gitlin, Marty.

Playing pro basketball

Aug 31, 2014
Nebraska by Sanders, Doug

Nebraska

Aug 31, 2014
Planes, trains and cars by Abbott, Simon, 1967- illustrator.

Planes, trains and cars

A vibrant and fact-packed range illustrated by the popular children's artist Simon Abbott. In this, fun bright, easy-to-follow full-color book, young readers are introduced to the amazing world of transport, the many different types and the basics on how they work.

Aug 31, 2014
Photos framed - a fresh look at the world's most memorable photographs by Thomson, Ruth, 1949- author.

Photos framed - a fresh look at the world's most memorable photographs

Explores some of the most famous photographs in history, including Stephen Dalton's "Ladybird Take-off," Charles C. Ebbets' "Lunchtime atop a Skyscraper," and Neil Leifer's "Muhammad Ali versus Sonny Liston."

Aug 31, 2014
Jennifer Hudson - a biography of an American music idol by Micklos, John.

Jennifer Hudson - a biography of an American music idol

"Examines the life of Jennifer Hudson, including her childhood in Chicago, her rise to superstardom from American Idol contestant to Grammy and Academy award winner, her family life, and her music and movie career"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 31, 2014
Junk drawer physics - 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing by Mercer, Bobby, 1961- author.

Junk drawer physics - 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing

Aug 31, 2014
North Dakota by Sanders, Doug

North Dakota

Aug 31, 2014
North Carolina by Gaines, Ann.

North Carolina

Aug 31, 2014
Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu - brickmaster by Last, Shari, author.

Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu - brickmaster

Depicts battle between Kai and Frakjaw with instructions and lego bricks for creating five different sets that are featured in the story.

Aug 31, 2014
The preschooler's busy book by Kuffner, Trish.

The preschooler's busy book

This book contains 365 activities for three-- to six-year-olds, using things found around the home. It shows parents and day-care providers how to: prevent boredom during even the longest stretches of indoor weather with ideas for indoor play, kitchen activities, adn arts and crafts projects; stimulate a child';s natural curiosity with fun reading, math, and science activities; encourage a child's physical, mental, and emotional growth with ideas for music, dance, drama, and outdoor play; celebr

Aug 31, 2014
Minecraft combat handbook by Milton, Stephanie, author.

Minecraft combat handbook

An official reference to Minecraft combat explains what players need to defend against hostile monsters and enemy players, covering subjects ranging from fort building and armor crafting to weapons and setting mob traps.

Aug 31, 2014
Oklahoma by Sanders, Doug, 1972-

Oklahoma

Aug 31, 2014
Geckos by Gish, Melissa, author.

Geckos

"A scientific look at geckos, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their tuberculate skin, behaviors, relationships with humans, and variety of the vocalizing lizards in the world today"--

Aug 31, 2014
Pitch and throw, grasp and know - what is a synonym? by Cleary, Brian P., 1959-

Pitch and throw, grasp and know - what is a synonym?

Clever rhymes and comical illustrations combine to explain the concept of synonyms. The latest addition to the best-selling Words Are Categorical? series, this fun-filled guide uses playful puns and humorous illustrations to creatively clarify the concept of synonyms. Key synonyms appear in color for easy identification to show, not tell, readers what synonyms are all about.

Aug 31, 2014
Explorers by Oxlade, Chris, author.

Explorers

Presents the history of exploration, from explorers in ancient times to the discovery and exploration of Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, Antarctica, and outer space.

Aug 31, 2014
Minnesota by Brill, Marlene Targ.

Minnesota

Aug 31, 2014
Minerals up close by Glaser, Jason.

Minerals up close

Introduces minerals at a molecular level, and includes information on their properties, where they can be found, and how humans use minerals in nutrition and technology.

Aug 31, 2014
Laff-o-tronic animal jokes! by Dahl, Michael.

Laff-o-tronic animal jokes!

Collects jokes all about animals, from bats to whales.

Aug 31, 2014
Kindergarten magic - theme-based lessons for building literacy and library skills by MacMillan, Kathy, 1975-

Kindergarten magic - theme-based lessons for building literacy and library skills

Aug 31, 2014
The legend of Saint Nicholas by Grün, Anselm, author.

The legend of Saint Nicholas

An introduction to the saint who's the inspiration for giving.

Aug 31, 2014