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Airplanes take off and land by McBriarty, Patrick T., author.

Airplanes take off and land

Experience a day in the life of Pilot Stacey and her nephew Little Harry as they take a flight aboard Crow-Flies Airline flight #6. You will learn, along with Little Harry, all about the inner workings of the airplane, and the many individual steps every pilot goes through before taking off and landing.

Jul 28, 2015
Beautiful birds by Roussen, Jean, author.

Beautiful birds

"In this stunningly illustrated introduction to the world's most beautiful birds, Jean Roussen and Emmanuelle Walker pay homage to an alphabet of birds in all their feathery fancies. From Warblers to Blue-tits and Kakapos to Owls, Roussen's playful, melodic poem is complemented beautifully by Walker's delicate illustrations."

Jul 28, 2015
Bee dance by Chrustowski, Rick, author, illustrator.

Bee dance

"A honeybee searches for nectar, then returns to the hive to tell the other bees. She does a waggle dance, moving in a special figure-eight pattern to share the location of the foodsource with her hivemates. With vivid and active images, Rick Chrustowski brings these amazing bees to life!"--

Jul 24, 2015
Big bot, small bot - a book of robot opposites by Rosenthal, Marc, 1949- author.

Big bot, small bot - a book of robot opposites

Lift the flaps and discover opposites with these friendly robots!

Jul 24, 2015
Blue animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Blue animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with blue coloring, including lizards, parrots, butterflies, and slugs.

Jul 28, 2015
Curious George discovers germs by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.

Curious George discovers germs

"Journey into a fever-induced dream in which George goes inside the body to learn all about germs" --

Jul 24, 2015
Curious George discovers the ocean by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.

Curious George discovers the ocean

"Come along as George explores life under the sea and learns all about the coral reef and the plants and creatures living near the ocean floor" --

Jul 24, 2015
Curious George discovers the Sun by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.

Curious George discovers the Sun

"Come along as George explores how the sun gives off heat, light, and energy" --

Jul 24, 2015
Daylight starlight wildlife by Minor, Wendell, author.

Daylight starlight wildlife

"An introduction to diurnal (daytime) and nocturnal (nighttime) animals"--

Jul 24, 2015
Drive - a look at roadside opposites by Hatanaka, Kellen, 1987- author, illustrator.

Drive - a look at roadside opposites

"Drive will take you on a road trip into a big, wide world and into a small, narrow one, too. Any child (or adult) who has stared out the window of the family car counting license plates and state lines will recognize the highs and lows of being on the road. With stunning illustrations, including a double foldout, Drive is a show-stopping exploration of opposites. Sit back and come along for the ride!"-- From page [4] of cover.

Jul 28, 2015
Fang - the story of a fox in winter by Potter, Tessa.

Fang - the story of a fox in winter

A young fox experiences his first winter as he looks for food, interacts with other animals in the Great Wood, and finds a safe place to sleep.

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

Green animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with green coloring, including tree frogs, tree sloths, caterpillars, Amazon parrots, and sea slugs.

Jul 28, 2015
How to pee - potty training for boys by Spector, Todd.

How to pee - potty training for boys

Family physician Dr. Todd Spector presents a fresh and outrageously fun way to encourage little boys to give up their diapers. They can try it freestyle (in the backyard!), or give the potty a try with the help of a few props and plenty of imagination. Peeing in the potty is a lot more fun if you do it rocket style, cowboy style, or superhero style!

Jul 28, 2015
Minions - seek and find by King, Trey, author.

Minions - seek and find

Picture puzzles featuring the many Minions encourage readers to find such hidden items as a message in a bottle, a prehistoric turtle, a deck of playing cards, a juggling seal, and a freeze ray gun.

Jul 23, 2015
Orange animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Orange animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with orange coloring, including baboon tarantulas, orangutans, male Julia butterflies, and starfish.

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

Red animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with red coloring, including foxes, red pandas, red lily beetles, and frogfishes.

Jul 28, 2015
Shapes, shapes, shapes by Hoban, Tana.

Shapes, shapes, shapes

Photographs of familiar objects such as chair, barrettes, and manhole cover present a study of rounded and angular shapes.

Jul 24, 2015
The ABC animal orchestra by Saaf, Donald, author, illustrator.

The ABC animal orchestra

"Aardvarks play accordions Butterflies strum banjos Chimpanzees crash cymbals Preschoolers can learn their ABCs with the fresh, alliterative text and the charming illustrations of animal friends playing music with instruments from around the world"--

Jul 28, 2015
White animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

White animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with white coloring, including polar bears, silkie chickens, male snowy owls, and beluga whales.

Jul 28, 2015
Yellow animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Yellow animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with yellow coloring, including flower crab spiders, citrus bearded dragons, American goldfinches, and brain coral.

Jul 28, 2015