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From Seed to Pumpkin by Pfeffer, Wendy/ Hale, James Graham (ILT)

From Seed to Pumpkin

Aug 26, 2015
About insects - a guide for children by Sill, Cathryn P., 1953- author.

About insects - a guide for children

Describes the anatomy, behavior, and habitat of various insects, including the beetle, moth, and cockroach.

Aug 26, 2015
A railway ABC by Townend, Jack, author, illustrator.

A railway ABC

Uses behind-the-scenes information on railroads to teach young readers the alphabet.

Aug 26, 2015
Yellow animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Yellow animals

This book will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Aug 28, 2015
White animals by Borth, Teddy, author

White animals

This book will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Aug 28, 2015
Red animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Red animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Aug 28, 2015
Orange animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Orange animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Also included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Aug 28, 2015
Green animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Green animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Also included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Aug 28, 2015
Blue animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Blue animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Also included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Aug 28, 2015
From apple trees to cider, please! by Chernesky, Felicia Sanzari, author.

From apple trees to cider, please!

Follows the process of picking apples from an orchard, crushing them into mush, and pressing them to make apple cider.

Aug 28, 2015
My five senses by Aliki.

My five senses

A simple presentation of the five senses, demonstrating some ways we use them. Children love to explore. Each day brings new sights and sounds, new things to smell and taste and touch . Aliki's simple text and cheerful art in this enlarged edition introduce very young children to the wonder of the five senses and all they reveal about the world around us.

Aug 29, 2015
From apple trees to cider, please! by Chernesky, Felicia Sanzari, author.

From apple trees to cider, please!

"Grab the wagon, it's a bright autumn day and the trees are full of ripe, red apples! There's an apple festival underway at the farm and lots of work to do making cider. This visit finishes with a cider doughnut and a cup of freshly pressed cider. DELICIOUS! Told in crisp, action-driven rhymes from a young child's point of view, From Apple Trees to Cider, Please! is a realistic account of how apple cider is pressed, flavored with the charm and vigor of a harvest celebration.--

Aug 31, 2015
A railway ABC by Townend, Jack author

A railway ABC

Take a rhyming ride on the rails in the this vintage ABC book, originally published in 1942. A Railway ABC is a nostalgic, behind-the-scenes look at the railroad...Beautifully reproduced vintage lithograph illustrations and gently humorous rhymes will capitvate children and adults alike.

Aug 31, 2015
Alphabet school by Johnson, Stephen, 1964-

Alphabet school

Explore the alphabet in everyday objects found at school in this dazzling picture book. A classroom companion to celebrated artist Stephen Johnson's Caldecott Honor book Alphabet City, this alphabet book is a tour de force in the genre. There is much more to this book than meets the eye!

Aug 31, 2015
Curious George discovers the rainbow by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.

Curious George discovers the rainbow

There's a chance of rain in the forest, and George wants nothing more than to catch sight of a vibrant rainbow across the sky. When the weather makes his wish come true, George chases the rainbow and learns all about colors, weather, and the effect of light.

Aug 31, 2015
What in the World? - Numbers in Nature by Day, Nancy Raines/ Cyrus, Kurt (ILT)

What in the World? - Numbers in Nature

Aug 31, 2015
Clothesline clues to sports people play by Heling, Kathryn, author.

Clothesline clues to sports people play

Using the image of uniforms and equipment hanging on a clothesline, the text invites children to identify the sport played by each child.

Aug 31, 2015
ABCs on wings by Olivera, Ramon, author, illustrator.

ABCs on wings

"In this book, kids will learn their ABCs through the amazing world of aviation. From A is for ace to Z is for zeppelin, young children will be introduced to biplanes, carriers, gliders, jets, and many more vehicles of flight. Refreshing and unique, this concept book is filled with bold, graphic illustrations that soar off the pages!"--

Aug 31, 2015