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My daily diet - proteins by Scott, Celicia, 1957- author.

My daily diet - proteins

Oct 21, 2014
Neighborhood sharks - hunting with great whites of California's Farallon Islands by Roy, Katherine, author.

Neighborhood sharks - hunting with great whites of California's Farallon Islands

"An up close look at the ocean's most fearsome and famous predator and the scientists who study them--just twenty-six miles from the Golden Gate Bridge"--

Oct 21, 2014
Natural gas power by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Natural gas power

"An examination of the ways in which natural gas has historically been used as an energy source and how current and future energy demands are changing its technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Oct 21, 2014
My grandfather's coat by Aylesworth, Jim.

My grandfather's coat

A tailor's very old overcoat is recycled numerous times over the years into a variety of garments and for other uses.

Oct 21, 2014
Music and theater top tens by Donovan, Sandra, 1967- author.

Music and theater top tens

Compiles top ten lists in music and theater from the youngest musicians to win a grammy to the longest running broadway show.

Oct 21, 2014
Multiplication meltdown by Arias, Lisa, author.

Multiplication meltdown

Rhyming text provides an introduction to multiplication, explaining the concepts of factors and multiples.

Oct 21, 2014
Multiplication master / Divisibility Rules by Arias, Lisa, author.

Multiplication master / Divisibility Rules

Rhyming text provides an introduction to multiplication, including simple rules, charts, and tips to make the concept easier to understand.

Oct 21, 2014
Movies and TV top tens by Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

Movies and TV top tens

Lists trivia on motion pictures and television programs in a series of top-ten lists, including the highest-earning movies of all time, the most-watched reality television series, and the highest-paid television personalities.

Oct 21, 2014
Matisse's Garden by Friedman, Samantha/ Amodeo, Christina (ILT)/ Matisse, Henri (CON)

Matisse's Garden

Oct 21, 2014
Marvelous measurement by Arias, Lisa, author.

Marvelous measurement

Rhyming text provides an introduction to measurement systems and sample problems show how to convert from one measurement to another.

Oct 21, 2014
Manta rays by McDowell, Pamela, author.

Manta rays

"Did you know manta rays cannot stop swimming? Manta ray skeletons are made entirely of cartilage, which bends easily so the manta ray can flap and curl its pectoral fins. Discover more about this intriguing underwater dweller in Manta Rays, a Giants of the Ocean book."--

Oct 21, 2014
Friends for freedom - the Story of Susan B. Anthony & Frederick Douglass by Slade, Suzanne, author.

Friends for freedom - the Story of Susan B. Anthony & Frederick Douglass

Discusses how a former slave and an outspoken woman, who came from two different worlds, shared deep-seated beliefs in equality and the need to fight for it.

Oct 21, 2014
Dolphins by Claybourne, Anna.

Dolphins

Here's an animal lover's one-stop source for in-depth information on dolphins! What do they eat? How do they behave? Are they at risk? This book also includes loads of fun and fascinating facts about dolphins, as well as maps, charts, and wonderful photographs of these clever creatures.

Oct 21, 2014
Frogs by Frisch, Aaron, 1975-2013.

Frogs

"A kindergarten-level introduction to frogs, covering their growth process, behaviors, the watery places they call home, and such defining physical features as their tongues"--

Oct 21, 2014
Nuclear power by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Nuclear power

"An examination of the ways in which nuclear reactions have historically been used as energy sources and how current and future energy demands are changing their technical applications and efficiency levels"--

Oct 21, 2014
The night before Christmas by Moore, Clement Clarke, 1779-1863, author.

The night before Christmas

The text of the famous Christmas poem is accompanied by pictures of a family as they might have appeared when the poem was written in 1822.

Oct 21, 2014
Find out about ancient Egypt, Rome & Greece by Hurdman, Charlotte, author.

Find out about ancient Egypt, Rome & Greece

Enrich your knowledge and understanding of the past, with this lively fact packed reference and project book. Find out about the ancient cultures that shaped history, look at the photographs and inside view artworks of palaces and humble homes, and make your own historical models, costumes and even recipes.

Oct 21, 2014
Great moments in Olympic skating by Barnas, Jo-Ann, author.

Great moments in Olympic skating

Great Moments in Olympic Skating tells the stories of surprise and dominance, of inspiration and determination, of persistence and overcoming adversity. Title includes colorful descriptions of memorable moments old and new, a list of great Olympians in skating, and Great Moment sidebars.

Oct 21, 2014
Mount Rushmore - myths, legends, and facts by Gunderson, Jessica.

Mount Rushmore - myths, legends, and facts

"Explores the myths, facts, and legends associated with Mount Rushmore"--

Oct 21, 2014
Modern houses - who built that? - an introduction to modern houses and their architects by Cornille, Didier, 1951- author.

Modern houses - who built that? - an introduction to modern houses and their architects

Who Built That? Modern Houses takes readers on a tour through ten of the most important houses by the greatest architects of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

Oct 21, 2014