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Extreme tightrope by Loh-Hagan, Virginia.

Extreme tightrope

Introduces the daring sport of extreme tightrope walking, including information on equipment, skills, dangers, and famous tightrope walkers.

Jul 20, 2016
Extreme tightrope by Loh-Hagan, Virginia.

Extreme tightrope

Jul 26, 2016
Eyewitness to Japanese internment. by Roesler, Jill, author.

Eyewitness to Japanese internment.

Describes the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II, discussing the events that led to internment, what life in the camps was like, and what happened after people left them.

Jul 26, 2016
Eyewitness to the dropping of the atomic bombs by Roesler, Jill, author.

Eyewitness to the dropping of the atomic bombs

Through narrative nonfiction, tells about the dropping of atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki through the perspectives of American and Japanese leaders, scientists, U.S. Army officials, and Japanese citizens.

Jul 26, 2016
Eyewitness to the Navajo code talkers by Roesler, Jill, author.

Eyewitness to the Navajo code talkers

Through narrative nonfiction, tells about the men who used the Navajo language to create a successful, top-secret code that was never cracked by enemy forces.

Jul 26, 2016
Eyewitness to the role of women in World War II by Sherman, Jill., author.

Eyewitness to the role of women in World War II

Through narrative nonfiction, tells about numerous roles of women during the war, including as spies, army nurses, factory workers, and pilots.

Jul 26, 2016
Eyewitness to the Tuskegee Airmen by Lüsted, Marcia Amidon, author.

Eyewitness to the Tuskegee Airmen

Jul 26, 2016
Fairy world - enter the magical and mysterious realm by Caldwell, S. A. (Stella A.), author.

Fairy world - enter the magical and mysterious realm

Profiles fairies from ancient mythology, folktales, classical paintings, and international literature, and looks at their place in legend and folklore.

Jul 26, 2016
Fingerprint animals by Nuytten, Bobbie, author.

Fingerprint animals

"Includes easy step-by-step instructions for creating fingerprint illustrations of animals"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 26, 2016
Fingerprint vehicles by Nuytten, Bobbie, author.

Fingerprint vehicles

"Includes easy step-by-step instructions for creating fingerprint illustrations of vehicles"--

Jul 26, 2016
Fire trucks by Riggs, Kate, author.

Fire trucks

"A kindergarten-level introduction to fire trucks, covering their firefighters, equipment, role in rescuing, and such defining features as their ladders"--

Jul 26, 2016
Fish by Stevens, Kathryn, 1954- author.

Fish

"An introduction for young readers on the basics of how to care for pet fish. Bright photos and clear, simple text lay the foundation for children to take greater responsibility and a more active role in their pets' lives. Additional features include a table of contents, a glossary of key words and phrases, a fun-facts section, a list of needs and dangers to the pet, and sources for further research"--Publisher description.

Jul 26, 2016
Florida wetlands by Franchino, Vicky, author.

Florida wetlands

"Explore the wetlands of Florida and learn all about what it's like to live in this biome, from what kinds of plants and animals are found there to what kinds of weather it receives."--

Jul 26, 2016
Florida wetlands by Franchino, Vicky, author.

Florida wetlands

"Explore the wetlands of Florida and learn all about what it's like to live in this biome, from what kinds of plants and animals are found there to what kinds of weather it receives."--

Jul 20, 2016
Fly Guy presents - the White House by Arnold, Tedd, author.

Fly Guy presents - the White House

Fly Guy buzzes around as a tour guide to the White House, supplying facts about the American presidents and the White House's history.

Jul 26, 2016
Food safety basics by Laine, Carolee, author.

Food safety basics

"Food Safety Basics helps readers trace the history of food safety, explore the science behind it, and discuss controversies from an objective viewpoint. The title will engage readers on the topic and help them to weigh the pros and cons as they make their own food decisions."--Publisher's website.

Jul 26, 2016
Francisco Goya by Venezia, Mike, author, illustrator.

Francisco Goya

Jul 26, 2016
Giant pandas by Anderson, AnnMarie, author.

Giant pandas

Introduces the world's endangered giant pandas, and discusses what they eat, what their habitats are like, and the conservation measures being taken to protect the species.

Jul 26, 2016
Gladiators by Hyde, Natalie, 1963- author.

Gladiators

Jul 26, 2016
Gladiators by Hyde, Natalie, 1963- author.

Gladiators

Examines the lives of gladiators, covering the games, how one became a gladiator, and the ways they could survive a fight.

Jul 20, 2016