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Zombies by Peabody, Erin, author. Zombies

"Are undead, brain-hungry zombies real, or just a myth? You decide with this new book in the nonfiction series, Behind the Legend! Behind the Legend looks at creatures and monsters throughout history and analyzes them through a scientific, mythbusting lens, debating whether or not the sightings and evidence provided are adequate proof of their existence. In Zombies, readers learn about all the stories and "proof" of them, from accounts in history and literature of people being made into zombies,

Oct 19, 2017
Zion National Park by Shepherd, Jodie, author. Zion National Park

Oct 18, 2017
Zigzag zooborns! - zoo baby colors and patterns by Bleiman, Andrew, author. Zigzag zooborns! - zoo baby colors and patterns

"Get to know a whole new herd of zoo babies in this darling picture book about colors and patterns from the creators of ZooBorns.com. Calling all animal enthusiasts! It's time to learn about colors and patterns with a crew of irresistible zoo babies. Featuring adorable animal photos, a zippy text, and a fact-filled glossary, this just might be the cutest concept book ever to hit the shelves!"--

Oct 18, 2017
You're in trouble - fib or truth? you choose the ending by Miller, Connie Colwell, 1976- author. You're in trouble - fib or truth? you choose the ending

"In this illustrated choose-your-own-ending book, George breaks his mother's lamp and is afraid to tell her the truth. Readers make choices for George and read what happens next, with each story path leading to different consequences. Includes three different endings and discussion questions"--

Oct 18, 2017
You're angry - throw a fit or talk it out? - you choose the ending by Miller, Connie Colwell, 1976- author. You're angry - throw a fit or talk it out? - you choose the ending

"In this illustrated choose-your-own-ending book, Kendra is angry that her dad wants her to go to bed. Will she throw a fit or talk it out? Readers make choices for Kendra and read what happens next, with each story path leading to different consequences.Includes four different endings and discussion questions"--

Oct 18, 2017
You can stay in control - wild or calm? - you choose the ending by Miller, Connie Colwell, 1976- author. You can stay in control - wild or calm? - you choose the ending

"In this illustrated choose-your-own-ending book, Toby can hardly contain his excitement to meet his new baby brother. Will he act wild or stay calm? Readers make choices for Toby and read what happens next, with each story path leading to different consequences. Includes three different endings and discussion questions"--

Oct 18, 2017
You can listen to directions - stop or go? - you choose the ending by Miller, Connie Colwell, 1976- author. You can listen to directions - stop or go? - you choose the ending

"In this illustrated choose-your-own-ending book, Eric is excited to be at the mall and has trouble staying near his dad. Readers make choices for Eric and read what happens next, with each story path leading to different consequences. Includes three different endings and discussions questions"--

Oct 18, 2017
You can handle conflict - hands or words? by Miller, Connie Colwell, 1976- author. You can handle conflict - hands or words?

"In this illustrated choose-your-own-ending book, Quinn deals with conflict on the playground: who will get to use the swing? Readers make choices for Quinn and read what happens next, with each story path leading to different consequences. Includes fivedifferent endings and discussion questions"--

Oct 18, 2017
You can control your voice - loud or quiet? you choose the ending by Miller, Connie Colwell, 1976- author. You can control your voice - loud or quiet? you choose the ending

"In this illustrated choose-your-own-ending book, Haneen is so excited at the library that she has trouble controlling her voice. Readers make choices for Haneen and read what happens next, with each story path leading to different consequences. Includesthree different endings and discussion questions"--

Oct 18, 2017
Yosemite National Park by Wallace, Audra, author. Yosemite National Park

Oct 18, 2017
Yellowstone National Park by Wallace, Audra, author. Yellowstone National Park

Oct 18, 2017
World of Nexo Knights heroes - official guide by Howard, Kate, author. World of Nexo Knights heroes - official guide

It takes a special hero to join the NEXO KNIGHTS(TM) team! In this official guide you'll meet the NEXO KNIGHTS heroes, discover the history of Knighton and the Cloud of Monstrox, explore the knights' newest, gear, learn all about their shields enemies, vehicles, weapons, and more! If that wasn't enough, you'll also get a sneak peek at what's next for the heroes of Knighton. Plus, it includes a scanable Forbidden Power! It's everything you wanted to know about the NEXO KNIGHTS heroes!

Oct 17, 2017
Women in combat - bringing the fight to the front lines by Simons, Lisa M. B., 1969- author. Women in combat - bringing the fight to the front lines

Discusses the controversy surrounding women in combat while detailing stories of women from today and yesterday who found themselves on the front lines of battle.

Oct 18, 2017
Wind energy by Woll, Kris, author. Wind energy

"Across the country, huge open spaces are covered in gently turning wind turbines. In Wind Energy, explore how these machines generate electricity, learn about the history of wind power, and discover the latest advances in the field. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject."--Publisher's description.

Oct 19, 2017
Wildebeest Migration by Hansen, Grace. Wildebeest Migration

Readers will learn about the impressive migration of wildebeest living in the Serengeti in Tanzania, Africa. The title will cover information like why and when they migrate, how far they migrate, and where they migrate. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids Jumbo is an imprint of Abdo Kids, a division of ABDO.

Oct 16, 2017
Wild winter creatures! by Kratt, Martin, author. Wild winter creatures!

PBS's successful animated show Wild Kratts joins the adventures of zoologists Chris and Martin Kratt as they travel to animal habitats around the globe. Along the way, they encounter incredible creatures while combining science education with fun. Boys and girls 4 to 6 will love learning to read as the Kratts investigate the different ways in which certain creatures live and survive in cold climates in this Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader. Step 2 Readers use basic vocabulary and short se

Oct 15, 2017
Why, Fly Guy? - a big question & answer book by Arnold, Tedd, author, illustrator. Why, Fly Guy? - a big question & answer book

"Come along with Fly Guy as he asks (and answers!) over 100 "why?" questions! Why do I have to brush my teeth? Why do cats climb trees if they can't get down? Why do elephants have trunks? And more! There are also science projects and fun activities -- so kids can use what they've learned in a hands-on way! With engaging full-color photographs on every page, content appropriate for a young audience, humorous artwork, and colorful comic strips starring their favorite character Fly Guy, this book

Oct 16, 2017
Who is Ralph Lauren? by O'Connor, Jane, author. Who is Ralph Lauren?

"The polo player with the raised mallet - everyone knows the Ralph Lauren logo. Now readers can learn the amazing story of the man who is a true American fashion icon. Born in the Bronx, even as a teenager Ralph Lauren was known for his distinctive fashion sense, having a taste for both classic preppy clothes and vintage looks like beat-up leather jackets. He got his start in the fashion business by selling ties that he designed. From ties he went on to create a global fashion empire. In this ea

Oct 14, 2017
Who Am I? - An Animal Guessing Game by Page, Robin/ Jenkins, Steve Who Am I? - An Animal Guessing Game

Oct 14, 2017
Where is the Mississippi River? by Anastasio, Dina, author. Where is the Mississippi River?

"Discover the history and culture of one of the most famous waterways in the world: the mighty Mississippi! The most famous river in America runs like a spine between the eastern and western parts of the country, flowing through ten states before it empties into the Gulf of Mexico. The mighty Miss also flows through the history of America, giving rise to great stories about the people who lived on it and used it as a watery highway, from Native Americans and European explorers to skillful river

Oct 17, 2017
Where is Easter Island? by Stine, Megan, author. Where is Easter Island?

Describes Easter Island and tell how people first came to live there and discusses how they built the enormous statues and why.

Oct 17, 2017
When I was a turkey - based on the PBS documentary My life as a turkey / Joe Hutto with Brenda Z. Guiberson. by Hutto, Joe. When I was a turkey - based on the PBS documentary My life as a turkey / Joe Hutto with Brenda Z. Guiberson.

Oct 14, 2017
What is entrepreneurship? by Hyde, Natalie, 1963- author. What is entrepreneurship?

"Entrepreneurs are a vital component of a successful economy. They can create jobs and help keep money in their local communities. What is Entrepreneurship? explains the risks and rewards involved for entrepreneurs as they work to bring innovative ideas to life and make their mark on the business world. This title outlines key steps involved in starting, managing, and growing a small business, including research and idea development, writing a business plan, managing financial input and output,

Oct 19, 2017
What is digital entrepreneurship? by Mason, Helen, 1950- author. What is digital entrepreneurship?

This timely title examines the fast-changing world of technological innovation and entrepreneurship. From the successes of Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook to Nick D Aloisio and his meteoric success as a teenager in summarizing digital data, this book offers a comprehensive look at the ways young people can succeed as entrepreneurs. From apps and games to blogs and social networks, opportunities for innovation in digital goods and services continue to grow. Engaging and interactive content links wit

Oct 19, 2017
What is an idiom when it's at home? by Berne, Emma Carlson, author. What is an idiom when it's at home?

Describes what an idiom is and how language has evolved to use idiomatic phrases, and provides examples of how to use idioms to spice up prose and poetry.

Oct 18, 2017
What if you had animal eyes!? by Markle, Sandra, author. What if you had animal eyes!?

"What if you woke up one morning and your eyes weren't yours? What If You Had Animal Eyes?--the next imaginative book in the What If You Had series--explores what would happen if you looked in the mirror and saw an pair of animal eyes instead of your own! From the chameleon's eyes that can point in different directions, to the colossal squid's eyes that shine in the dark, discover what it would be like if you had these special eyes--and find out why your eyes are just the right ones for you!"--

Oct 17, 2017
What if you had an animal nose!? by Markle, Sandra, author. What if you had an animal nose!?

Explains how certain animals use their noses to help them survive, including a cottontail rabbit, rhinoceros, and a hammerhead shark.

Oct 16, 2017
What are the Ten Commandments? by McDonough, Yona Zeldis, author. What are the Ten Commandments?

"Here is the story behind the ten laws that have been the guiding light of Judeo-Christian belief. Not just about Moses, whose origin story leaves open questions, this book looks back at the time when the commandments were written, how the belief in one all-powerful God set the Israelites apart from other ancient peoples, and the roles the Ten Commandments have played in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. It also looks at what each individual commandment means and how together they form the basis

Oct 19, 2017
Werewolves by Peabody, Erin, author. Werewolves

Are ferocious, shapeshifting werewolves real, or just a myth? You decide with this new book in the nonfiction series, Behind the Legend! Behind the Legend looks at creatures and monsters throughout history and analyzes them through a scientific, myth-busting lens, debating whether or not the sightings and evidence provided are adequate proof of their existence. In Werewolves, readers learn about all the sightings and "proof" of them, from stories in history of wolves that terrorized towns, such

Oct 19, 2017
Weird but true! Christmas - 300 festive facts to light up the holidays by Weird but true! Christmas - 300 festive facts to light up the holidays

Presents unusual facts about the holiday, including how upside-down Christmas trees can be purchased, how Sweden erects a giant straw goat for the occasion, and how mystery elves have been spotted in Michigan handing out money to strangers.

Oct 19, 2017
Walrus migration by Hansen, Grace, author. Walrus migration

Readers will learn about the impressive migration of Pacific Walruses. The title will cover information like why and when they migrate, how far they migrate, and where they migrate. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids Jumbo is an imprint of Abdo Kids, a division of ABDO.

Oct 14, 2017
Walrus by Paniaq, Hervé, author. Walrus

"Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children's non-fiction books on Arctic animals. Each volume contains first-hand accounts from authors who live in the Arctic, along with interesting facts on the behaviours and biology of each animal. In this book, kids will learn how walruses raise their babies, where they live, what they eat, and other interesting informa

Oct 19, 2017
Vincent can't sleep - Van Gogh paints the night sky by Rosenstock, Barb, author. Vincent can't sleep - Van Gogh paints the night sky

Describes how Van Gogh's insomnia, possibly a symptom of mental or phyical illness, allowed him to view the night sky while everyone else was asleep and influenced how he saw the world around him.

Oct 14, 2017
Understanding coding using boolean logic by Harris, Patricia, 1943 October 17- author. Understanding coding using boolean logic

"George Boole, for whom Boolean logic is named, developed the idea of expressing any idea as a mathematical or logical statement. Today, Boolean logic is foundational to computer programs and computer hardware, but it is also important in our everyday thinking. This guide includes an overview of logic gates and a review of differences between computer logic and human logic"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 16, 2017
Understanding coding like a programmer by Harris, Patricia, 1943 October 17- author. Understanding coding like a programmer

Do programmers think differently than non-programmers? How do programmers approach problems and create solutions? This book explores several attributes of thinking used by programmers. Important STEM concepts are incorporated into the text to give readers an understanding of how STEM fits into the everyday work of a programmer. Readers will enjoy a glimpse inside the minds of some of the most creative minds in the computer world. Photographs and sidebars add to engaging text to give readers a cl

Oct 16, 2017
Understanding coding by building algorithms by Harris, Patricia, 1943 October 17- author. Understanding coding by building algorithms

"This detailed guide explores the historical development of algorithms and how they are used as a way of teaching computers to work through problems. Named for Persian mathematician Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi, modern algorithms and functions make programming more efficient. Algorithms are simplified for readers using words, flowcharts, and pseudo code to build a beginning understanding of algorithms and how they are used in our modern, computerized world. Young coders and STEM students are s

Oct 16, 2017
Trickiest! - 19 sneaky animals by Jenkins, Steve, 1952- author. Trickiest! - 19 sneaky animals

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 18, 2017
The year with Grandma Moses by Nikola-Lisa, W., author. The year with Grandma Moses

A collection of paintings and memoirs by the American folk artist describing the seasons and their related activities in rural upstate New York.

Oct 14, 2017
The women behind Rosie Riveter - working for the U.S. war effort by Dell, Pamela, author. The women behind Rosie Riveter - working for the U.S. war effort

Discusse the importance of women to the war effort at home and how Rosie the Riveter became a symbol of women's strength during World War 2.

Oct 18, 2017
The wedding portrait by Nagara, Innosanto, author. The wedding portrait

The Wedding Portrait is an essential book for kids about standing up for what s right. Here are stories of direct action from around the world that are bookended by the author s wedding story. He and his bride led their wedding party to a protest, and were captured in a photo by the local newspaper kissing in front of a line of police just before being arrested.

Oct 18, 2017
The way downtown - adventures in public transit by Gertsberg, Inna, author. The way downtown - adventures in public transit

In this one-of-a-kind book, the complex and fascinating world of urban public transit is explored using five different characters' journeys through the imaginary city of Zoom.

Oct 19, 2017
The water walker by Robertson, Joanne, author, illustrator. The water walker

"This is the story of a determined Ojibwe Grandmother (Nokomis) Josephine Mandamin and her great love for Nibi (Water). Nokomis walks to raise awareness of our need to protect Nibi for future generations, and for all life on the planet. She, along with other women, men, and youth, have walked around all of the Great Lakes from the four salt waters - or oceans - all the way to Lake Superior. The water walks are full of challenges, and by her example Josephine inspires and challenges us all to tak

Oct 18, 2017
The watcher by Grimes, Nikki, author. The watcher

A poetic story inspired by Psalm 121. Jordan lives in fear of Tanya, the class bully. But Tanya has worries of her own, no matter how much she tries to ignore them. It seems impossible that Jordan and Tanya could be anything other than enemies, but the Lord is watching over them, guiding each of them along a path that might just help them to understand one another.

Oct 19, 2017
The U.S. WASP - trailblazing women pilots of World War II by Simons, Lisa M. B., 1969- author. The U.S. WASP - trailblazing women pilots of World War II

Discusses the over one thousand women who volunteered to be a United States Women's Air Service Pilot (WASP) to contribute to World War 2.

Oct 18, 2017
The Twelve Days of Christmas by Randall, Emma (ILT) The Twelve Days of Christmas

Oct 14, 2017
The twelve days of Christmas by The twelve days of Christmas

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 18, 2017
The Super Bowl - more than a game by Ellenport, Craig. author. The Super Bowl - more than a game

Explains how the Super Bowl became the biggest single-day sporting event in the world, and why the action on the field is just the tip of the iceberg for this business and entertainment powerhouse.

Oct 13, 2017
The Soviet night witches - brave women bomber pilots of World War II by Dell, Pamela, author. The Soviet night witches - brave women bomber pilots of World War II

Oct 18, 2017
The science of acne and warts - the itchy truth about skin by Woolf, Alex, 1964- author. The science of acne and warts - the itchy truth about skin

Oct 18, 2017
The red bandanna by Rinaldi, Tom, author. The red bandanna

The inspirational story of September 11 hero Welles Crowther traces his faith-based outlook on life, his position as a volunteer in his local fire department and desire to join the FDNY, and how he sacrificed his life to save people trapped in the South Tower.

Oct 16, 2017
The Nutcracker & the Mouse King by Raecke, Renate, 1943- author. The Nutcracker & the Mouse King

A new retelling of Nutcracker, a tale that is perfect for celebrating the magic of the Christmas season.

Oct 15, 2017
The man who knew everything - the strange life of Athanasius Kircher by Peters, Marilee, 1968- author. The man who knew everything - the strange life of Athanasius Kircher

"This book is a non-fiction biography of Athanasius Kircher, a 17th-century Jesuit, scientist and polymath. He was one of the modern world's first scientific celebrities. His interests ranged from hieroglyphics to China to astrology to geology. He was one of the first scientists to formulate theories based on observation. In 1638, he was lowered into the smoking crater of Mount Vesuvius to observe how volcanoes worked. He published his findings 30 years later."--

Oct 13, 2017
The magnificent book of animals by Walerczuk, Val, illustrator. The magnificent book of animals

Features oversized pages with detailed full-color illustrations of 36 of the world's most majestic mammals. Concise facts highlight each animal's unique behaviors and abilities, and fact boxes allow the reader to compare each animal's size, habitat, life span, and diet. Rich, authentic illustrations will capture the reader's interest in the magnificent animals that live all across the world.

Oct 18, 2017
The little book of little activists by The little book of little activists

Filled with inspiring photos of children at the Women's March on Washington and other protests and rallies, this book also includes inspirational quotes, simple ideas for how kids can get involved, brief definitions of concepts like "equality" and "feminism," and an introduction from a leading activist who's making a difference in the world today.

Oct 13, 2017
The life and times of Martin Luther by Roth-Beck, Meike, 1960- author. The life and times of Martin Luther

This sophisticated book commemorates the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation by examining the details of Martin Luther's life and his lasting legacy.

Oct 16, 2017
The iridescence of birds - a book about Henri Matisse by MacLachlan, Patricia, author. The iridescence of birds - a book about Henri Matisse

If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be full of color and art? Full of lines and dancing figures? Find out in this beautiful, unusual picture book about one of the world's most famous and influential artists by acclaimed author and Newbery Medal-winning Patricia MacLachlan and innovative illustrator Hadley Hooper.

Oct 13, 2017
The byte-sized world of technology! by Berger, Melvin, author. The byte-sized world of technology!

Provides unusual facts and information about technology, revealing that penicillin was invented by accident, Google answers over three billion questions per day, and the world's highest bridge is in China.

Oct 19, 2017
The boy's body book by Dunham, Kelli S., author. The boy's body book

"Growing up isn't as easy as it looks. With changing emotions, friends, expectations, and bodies, some days it can seem like life is one big roller coaster ride. The Boy's Body Book is the #1 bestselling guide for boys, and it's here to help with expert advice, common sense tips, fast facts, and answers to all questions a boy might have. Topics include: From hair care to athlete's foot, a head to toe guide to what's happening with your changing body ; Basketball, football, soccer, chess: How you

Oct 14, 2017
The boy's body book by Dunham, Kelli S., author. The boy's body book

Discusses the physical and emotional transitions that boys undergo during puberty, including growth spurts, voice changes, sexual development, peer pressure, dating, and new relationships within the family.

Oct 19, 2017
The boy's body book by Dunham, Kelli S. The boy's body book

Discusses the physical and emotional changes associated with puberty in boys and suggests ways to ease the adjustment to these changes.

Oct 14, 2017
The animal book - over 100 incredible creatures and how we share the planet with them by Martin, Ruth, 1977- author. The animal book - over 100 incredible creatures and how we share the planet with them

Animals are all around us, but sometimes we forget just how remarkable they are. In this beautiful hardback, we take a look at some of the world's most incredible creatures, from those you can spot in your back garden, to more endangered species in jungles, deserts, and freezing oceans. We also explore our relationship with these animals and how humans are affecting their lives and habitats.

Oct 16, 2017
The amazing planet Earth by Emmons, Scott, author. The amazing planet Earth

"The StoryBots want to tell you about their favorite planet. Which one is it? Earth, of course"--Back cover.

Oct 17, 2017
That is my dream! by Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967, author. That is my dream!

"Dream Variation," one of Langston Hughes's most celebrated poems, about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice, is now a picture book stunningly illustrated by Daniel Miyares...An African-American boy faces the harsh reality of segregation and racial prejudice, but he dreams of a different life--one full of freedom, hope, and wild possibility, where he can fling his arms wide in the face of the sun"--

Oct 16, 2017
Tessie tames her tongue - a book about learning when to talk and when to listen by Martin, Melissa, 1959- author. Tessie tames her tongue - a book about learning when to talk and when to listen

"Book for kids about when to talk and when to listen. Tessie talks too much, but with the help of her counselor, she learns how to become a better listener. Teaches kids strategies to tame talkativeness and improve their listening skills. Includes tips for parents and educators"--

Oct 19, 2017
Tennis legends by Butler, Erin, author. Tennis legends

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2017
Tamba Hali by Seigerman, David, author. Tamba Hali

"Long before he was sacking quarterbacks, Tamba Hali was facing bigger challenges. Learn about his life in this second book in a brand-new nonfiction series about the childhoods of your favorite athletes. Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali's storyseems almost unbelievable. He and his seven siblings fled war-torn Liberia to the Ivory Coast during his youth and later joined their father, a chemistry and physics professor, in New Jersey. There Tamba played both basketball and soccer, but he

Oct 14, 2017
Tai ji dancing for kids - five moving elements by Huang, Al Chung-liang, author. Tai ji dancing for kids - five moving elements

"With simple and evocative words, calligraphy, and home photos of the words in action, grandfather and granddaughter team Chungliang and Sylvie bring to life the spirit of Tai Ji. This book is the perfect introduction to Tai Ji for kids. Written and conceived by Master Chungliang Al Huang, in collaboration with his granddaughter Sylvie, it brings to life the five elements underpinning Chinese thought, Earth, Fire, Water, Wood, and Metal, and how they can be simply and instinctively expressed thr

Oct 18, 2017
Survivors - extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond by Long, David, 1961- author. Survivors - extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond

These real-life stories of extreme survival, include The Man Who Sucked Blood from a Shark, a sailor who survived for 133 days on a raft in the Atlantic when his ship was torpedoed, using shark's blood in place of fresh water. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky, a teenager who fell 2 miles from an aeroplane and trekked through the Amazon jungle to safety. The Woman Who Froze to Death - Yet Lived, a woman who was trapped under freezing water for so long her heart stopped. It combines classic tales su

Oct 17, 2017
Step forward with integrity by Welbourn, Shannon, author. Step forward with integrity

"Doing the right thing even when no one is watching can be a challenge sometimes. Integrity means doing what is right in every situation-even when times are tough. This empowering title offers helpful ideas, practical tips, and inspiring stories about how integrity can help you reach your goals. From ways to show your integrity every day to how to be a role model to everyone around you, learn how to step forward with integrity and be the best person you can be!"--

Oct 13, 2017
Step forward with gratitude by Welbourn, Shannon, author. Step forward with gratitude

"Gratitude is the quality of being thankful and appreciative. People who are grateful are aware of and thankful for the opportunities that they have. This helpful book provides ideas, practical tips, and inspiring stories about how you can make expressing gratitude a regular habit. Discover how showing your appreciation and returning kindness to others is a rewarding experience that will enrich your life."--

Oct 13, 2017
Step forward with empathy by Welbourn, Shannon, author. Step forward with empathy

"Empathy helps us to understand the feelings, perspectives, and situations of other people. Being able to put yourself in someone else's shoes helps you to be kind to others and be a person that others depend on for help. This empowering title offers helpful ideas, practical tips, and inspiring stories about how having empathy for others can help you reach your goals. From how to listen respectfully to the concerns of others to ways you can be a positive light in the lives of those around you, l

Oct 19, 2017
Spiders! - strange and wonderful by Pringle, Laurence, 1935- author. Spiders! - strange and wonderful

An accessible and comprehensive introduction to spider species from all over the world.

Oct 16, 2017
Speed Skating / by Laura Hamilton Waxman. by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author. Speed Skating / by Laura Hamilton Waxman.

"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about Olympic speedskating. Includes descriptions of each of the men's and women's long and short races. Readers will get a primer to some rules and athletes that may participate in the 2018 PeyongChang, South Korea Winter Olympic Games. Includes Q&A feature, table of contents, glossary, further resources, and index"--

Oct 18, 2017
Solar energy by Conley, Kate A., 1977- author. Solar energy

"For the past few centuries, fossil fuels have generated most of our world's energy. But these fuels pollute the environment, and they will eventually run out. Today, scientists are developing cleaner and more sustainable sources of power. Alternative Energy examines several of these promising technologies, as well as the science behind them. Learn how the energy sources of the future can change our world for the better."--

Oct 19, 2017
Soccer legends by Wiseman, Blaine, author. Soccer legends

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 13, 2017
Snowboarding by Waxman, Laura Hamilton. Snowboarding

"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about Olympic snowboarding. Includes descriptions of slopestyle, halfpipe, snowboard cross, and parallel slalom events, along with the new big air event. Readers will get a primer to some rules and athletesthat may participate in the 2018 PeyongChang, South Korea Winter Olympic Games. Includes Q&A feature, table of contents, glossary, further resources"--

Oct 18, 2017
Snow by McAuliffe, Bill. Snow

"A countdown of five of the most devastating snowstorms provides thrills as readers discover more about the features of this icy, precipitation-based weather phenomenon"--

Oct 14, 2017
Skunks by Dieker, Wendy Strobel, author. Skunks

"This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about a skunk's habitat, body parts, and behaviors"--

Oct 18, 2017
Skiing by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author. Skiing

"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about Olympic skiing. Includes descriptions of each of the men's and women's aerial, freestyle, alpine, and Nordic ski events. Readers will get a primer to some rules and athletes that may participate in the 2018 PeyongChang, South Korea Winter Olympic Games. Includes Q&A feature, table of contents, glossary, further resources, and index"--

Oct 18, 2017
Sinking the sultana - a civil war story of imprisonment, greed, and a doomed journey home by Walker, Sally M., author. Sinking the sultana - a civil war story of imprisonment, greed, and a doomed journey home

The worst maritime disaster in American history wasn t the Titanic. It was the steamboat Sultana on the Mississippi River and it could have been prevented.

Oct 18, 2017
Silent days, silent dreams by Say, Allen, author. Silent days, silent dreams

A fictional biography of James Castle, a deaf, autistic artist whose drawings hang in major museums throughout the world.

Oct 16, 2017
Seven ways to trick a troll by Lunge-Larsen, Lise, author. Seven ways to trick a troll

A collection of seven Norwegian folktales from various historical and international sources, all featuring trolls and showing how even small children can trick them. Includes an introduction explaining what trolls are and how they came to be.

Oct 18, 2017
Secrets of the sea by Baker, Kate, author. Secrets of the sea

Traveling from the rock pools of the shoreline to the deepest depths of the ocean, a blending of illustrations and facts about marine animals provides an introduction to some of the ocean's rarely seen creatures.

Oct 19, 2017
Sandwiches! by Deering, Alison, author. Sandwiches!

"From a classic PB&J to a triple-decker club, discover everything you've ever wanted to know (and MORE) about America's favorite food: SANDWICHES! In this cookbook meets guidebook, kids and adults will learn to assemble and enjoy a variety of delicious breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert sandwiches. With fun factoids and trivia, plus an array of vegetarian sandwiches and regional specialties, this truly is the ultimate guide to what takes place between the bread." -- Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2017
S is for the Stanley Cup - a hockey championship alphabet by Ulmer, Michael, 1959- author. S is for the Stanley Cup - a hockey championship alphabet

An alphabet book shares facts and records and answers questions about a range of topics in Stanley Cup history.

Oct 19, 2017
Rubik's Cube creator - Erno Rubik by Polinsky, Paige V., author. Rubik's Cube creator - Erno Rubik

In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the inventor of Rubik's Cube, Erno Rubik. Follow the story of Professor Rubik as he invents the Magic Cube and moves past its disappointing flop in Hungary to winning Toy of the Year and international success as Rubik's Cube. Sidebars, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table of contents, an index, a timeline and fun facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated

Oct 19, 2017
Room love - 50 DIY projects to design your space by Wutschke, Heather, author. Room love - 50 DIY projects to design your space

Offers step-by-step instructions for fifty projects designed to create unique spaces, including furniture makeovers, storage ideas, and wall accents.

Oct 18, 2017
Rocky Mountain National Park by Herrington, Lisa M, author. Rocky Mountain National Park

Oct 18, 2017
Rewilding - giving nature a second chance by Drake, Jane, author. Rewilding - giving nature a second chance

"A comprehensive look at the environmental movement of rewilding whereby habitats are restored to their natural states and native plants and animals are reintroduced to these habitats around the world."--

Oct 16, 2017
Revolutionary rogues - John André and Benedict Arnold by Castrovilla, Selene, 1966- Revolutionary rogues - John André and Benedict Arnold

Longing for reward and recognition, American Major General Benedict Arnold turns traitor as he plots with British Major John Andre to help the British win the Revolutionary War.

Oct 13, 2017
Rapunzel by Woollvin, Bethan, author, illustrator. Rapunzel

"The prisoner of an evil witch, Rapunzel lives all alone in a tall, dark tower. If she ever escapes, the witch will put a terrible curse her. But is Rapunzel frightened? Oh no, not she!"--

Oct 19, 2017
Raccoons by Storm, Marysa, author. Raccoons

"This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about a raccoon's habitat, body parts, and behaviors"--

Oct 18, 2017
Pro wrestling's greatest tag teams by Scheff, Matt, author. Pro wrestling's greatest tag teams

"From good guys ("faces") to bad guys ("heels") and everything in between, Pro Wrestling's Greatest will give young readers a look inside the thrilling world of professional wrestling. Each book builds suspense as a top ten list counts down to the biggest and best in each category. Readers will learn the secrets and stories behind these legendary athletes and their exploits in the ring."--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 19, 2017
Pro wrestling's greatest secrets exposed by Scheff, Matt, author. Pro wrestling's greatest secrets exposed

"From good guys ("faces") to bad guys ("heels") and everything in between, Pro Wrestling's Greatest will give young readers a look inside the thrilling world of professional wrestling. Each book builds suspense as a top ten list counts down to the biggest and best in each category. Readers will learn the secrets and stories behind these legendary athletes and their exploits in the ring."--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 19, 2017
Pro wrestling's greatest heels by Scheff, Matt, author. Pro wrestling's greatest heels

"From good guys ("faces") to bad guys ("heels") and everything in between, Pro Wrestling's Greatest will give young readers a look inside the thrilling world of professional wrestling. Each book builds suspense as a top ten list counts down to the biggest and best in each category. Readers will learn the secrets and stories behind these legendary athletes and their exploits in the ring."--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 19, 2017
Pro wrestling's greatest faces by Scheff, Matt, author. Pro wrestling's greatest faces

"From good guys ("faces") to bad guys ("heels") and everything in between, Pro Wrestling's Greatest will give young readers a look inside the thrilling world of professional wrestling. Each book builds suspense as a top ten list counts down to the biggest and best in each category. Readers will learn the secrets and stories behind these legendary athletes and their exploits in the ring."--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 19, 2017
Poverty and hunger by Spilsbury, Louise, author. Poverty and hunger

An introduction to poverty and hunger answers such questions as what hunger and poverty are, how people around the world are affected by both, and how readers can help them.

Oct 18, 2017
Poop eaters by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Poop eaters

Oct 18, 2017
Poop detectives by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Poop detectives

Oct 18, 2017
Ponies by Roberts, Angela, 1972- author. Ponies

"A Step 2 Step into reading, all about ponies!"--

Oct 16, 2017
Polly and her duck costume - the true story of a little blind rescue goat by Lauricella, Leanne, author. Polly and her duck costume - the true story of a little blind rescue goat

Polly and Her Duck Costume tells the true story of Polly, a little blind goat who was rescued by Leanne Lauricella, rescuer of farmyard animals and founder of the immensely popular Instagram account The Goats of Anarchy. Polly has some trouble adapting to her new life until her new mom gives her a warm and fuzzy duck costume, which turns out to be the perfect fit! Follow along with Polly as she finds love with her new family, gains confidence, and makes new friends.

Oct 16, 2017
Pokémon designer - Satoshi Tajiri by Polinsky, Paige V., author. Pokémon designer - Satoshi Tajiri

"In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the designer of Poke´mon, Satoshi Tajiri. Follow the story of Tajiri as he founds Game Freakmagazine which turned into Game Freak video-game development company and the creation of the Poke´mon video games, trading cards, television series, and Poke´mon Go! Sidebars, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table of contents, an index, a timeline and fun facts. Aligned to Comm

Oct 19, 2017
Poetry for Kids - Robert Frost by Frost, Robert, 1874-1963, author. Poetry for Kids - Robert Frost

"Kids will discover the poetry of Robert Frost in this installment in the Poetry for Kids series. Professor, poet, novelist, and Frost biographer Jay Parini has carefully chosen 35 poems of interest to children and their families, including "Mending Wall," "Birches," "The Road Not Taken," "Fire and Ice," "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening," and many more of Frost's favorite and most accessible works"--

Oct 19, 2017
Piranhas by Gish, Melissa, author. Piranhas

"A countdown of five of the most dang.erous piranha encounters provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these South American river predators"--

Oct 19, 2017
People by Lajiness, Katie, author. People

This book introduces artists to basic drawing concepts and describes in step-by-step instructions how to turn simple shapes into people. Young readers will learn to draw a man, a woman, a boy, a baby, and a grandma. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Oct 19, 2017
Penguins by Salomon, David, 1952- author. Penguins

"A Step 2 STEP INTO READING all about Penguins!"--

Oct 16, 2017
Peanut of Blind Faith Farm - the heartwarming true story of a little blind lamb by Thompson, Jim, author. Peanut of Blind Faith Farm - the heartwarming true story of a little blind lamb

Meet Peanut, a tiny lamb born on a farm one summer. The farmers, Jim and Laura, soon noticed that Peanut was different than other lambs. She stayed close to her mother and showed no interest in playing with the other lambs. She bobbed her head and appeared to be listening to even the smallest of noises. That's when Jim and Laura realized: Peanut had been born blind. How would she survive? This is the joyful and true story about how a lamb overcame a lot of hard challenges to become a happy and h

Oct 19, 2017
Paul Klee by Connolly, Sean, 1956- Paul Klee

Introduces the life and work of Paul Klee, discussing his early years, life in Switzerland and Germany, and development as an artist.

Oct 14, 2017
Origami birds - easy & fun paper-folding projects by George, Anna, author. Origami birds - easy & fun paper-folding projects

Offers instructions for creating origami birds, including owls, penguins, and swans.

Oct 19, 2017
Old MacDonald had a farm by Grimly, Gris, author, illustrator. Old MacDonald had a farm

A new version of the traditional American song, with an unexpected twist at the end.

Oct 16, 2017
Ocean wonders by Hynes, Margaret, 1970- author. Ocean wonders

"This photographic information book features facts about Earth's oceans and seas. Children can read about what makes up the seabed, how waves start, and why the ocean has tides. Kids can also discover lots facts about a variety of sea animals, including fish, sharks, whales, and dolphins"--

Oct 19, 2017
Ocean energy by Murray, Laura K., 1989- author. Ocean energy

"Throughout the world's oceans, the tides are always in motion. In Ocean Energy, learn how scientists harness this motion to generate clean electricity, discover where ocean energy is being used today, and explore what the future of this technology may hold. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject."--Publisher's description.

Oct 19, 2017
Nuclear energy by Marquardt, Meg, author. Nuclear energy

"A piece of nuclear fuel the size of your fingertip holds as much energy as 150 gallons (568 L) of oil. In Nuclear Energy, learn how scientists developed this amazing source of energy, how it works, and why it has attracted controversy. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject."--Publisher's description.

Oct 19, 2017
Not so different / What You Really Want to Ask About Having a Disability by Burcaw, Shane. Not so different / What You Really Want to Ask About Having a Disability

Oct 14, 2017
Northern Lights by Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman), 1975- author. Northern Lights

Simple text introduces young readers to the Northern Lights, explaining why they occur, where they can be seen, and how often they color the sky.

Oct 18, 2017
Norman Rockwell - storyteller with a brush by Gherman, Beverly. Norman Rockwell - storyteller with a brush

Describes the life and work of the popular American artist who depicted both traditional and contemporary subjects, including children, family scenes, astronauts, and the poor.

Oct 14, 2017
Norman Rockwell - America's best-loved illustrator by Cohen, Joel H. Norman Rockwell - America's best-loved illustrator

A biography of the painter and illustrator who for sixty-five years portrayed America for Americans as they liked to see themselves.

Oct 14, 2017
Nipêhon = I wait by Nicholson, Caitlin Dale, 1966- author, illustrator. Nipêhon = I wait

A young child, her grandmother and mother are going out to pick wild yarrow. As Grandmother gets ready, the child and her mom wait. Grandmother leads the way to the field of blossoms, where they can finally start to pick ... only now they have to wait for Mom!The simple story, written in Cree and English and accompanied by rich acrylic illustrations, shows the patience, love and humor involved as three generations accommodate one another on a family outing.

Oct 19, 2017
Night creepers by Stanek, Linda, author. Night creepers

"Short, lyrical text makes this a perfect naptime or bedtime story. Young readers are introduced to nocturnal animals and their behaviors. Older readers learn more about each animal through sidebar information"--

Oct 14, 2017
Newton and the anti-gravity formula by Novelli, Luca, 1947- author, illustrator. Newton and the anti-gravity formula

Describes the life and accomplishments of the famous physicist and mathematician, detailing the advances he made in the fields of motion, universal gravitation, and calculus.

Oct 19, 2017
New Hands, New Life - Robots, Prostheses and Innovation by Mihailidis, Alex/ Andrysek, Jan New Hands, New Life - Robots, Prostheses and Innovation

Oct 18, 2017
My journey to the stars by Kelly, Scott, 1964- My journey to the stars

Provided by publisher.

Oct 18, 2017
My home on the ice by Lewis, J. Patrick, author. My home on the ice

Rhyming text provides facts about such arctic animals as polar bears, arctic foxes, and snowy albatrosses.

Oct 13, 2017
My home in the water by Lewis, J. Patrick, author. My home in the water

Did you know that Earths freshwater and saltwater habitats are teeming with life? There are blue whales, green sea turtles, octopuses, crocodiles, and more in the pages of this book.

Oct 13, 2017
My home in the rainforest by Lewis, J. Patrick, author. My home in the rainforest

Did you know that half of the planets animals and plants can be found in the rainforest? There are jaguars, gorillas, boa constrictors, toucans and more in the pages of this book.

Oct 13, 2017
My home in the desert by Lewis, J. Patrick. My home in the desert

Rhyming text provides facts about such desert animals as road runners, meerkats, and camels.

Oct 19, 2017
My baseball book by Gibbons, Gail. My baseball book

An introduction to baseball, describing the equipment, playing field, rules, players, and process of the game.

Oct 17, 2017
Murphy's ticket - the goofy start and glorious end of the Chicago Cubs billy goat curse by Herzog, Brad, author. Murphy's ticket - the goofy start and glorious end of the Chicago Cubs billy goat curse

Rhyming text shares how in 1945 the Chicago Cubs were cursed after a billy goat named Murphy was refused a seat at the game, leading to the team's losing streak that lasted until 2016.

Oct 18, 2017
Mr. Potato Head Inventor - George Lerner by Polinsky, Paige V. Mr. Potato Head Inventor - George Lerner

Oct 19, 2017
More girls who rocked the world - heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland by McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968- author. More girls who rocked the world - heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland

"From the inspiring author of Girls Who Rocked the World comes another comprehensive collection of true, inspiring profiles of successful young women throughout history who made their mark on the world before turning twenty. Young women today crave strong, independent role models to look to for motivation. In the follow-up to the bestseller Girls Who Rocked the World, More Girls Who Rocked the World offers a fun and uplifting collection of influential stories with forty-five more movers and shak

Oct 16, 2017
Monorails by Leighton, Christina, author. Monorails

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces monorails to young readers through leveled text and related photos"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 18, 2017
Modern dance by Lanier, Wendy Hinote, author. Modern dance

Describes the history and styles of modern dance.

Oct 18, 2017
Miguel's brave knight - young Cervantes and his dream of Don Quixote by Engle, Margarita. Miguel's brave knight - young Cervantes and his dream of Don Quixote

Describes how Miguel de Cervantes found refuge from his childhood troubles by daydreaming of a brave knight who would right the wrongs of the world, the inspiration for his famous character Don Quixote.

Oct 15, 2017
Michael Phelps by Scheff, Matt, author. Michael Phelps

Presents the life of the Olympic swimmer, including his early years, his participation in the Olympics starting in 2000 and success at the 2004 through 2012 games, and his brief retirement and return to competititon at the 2016 Olympics.

Oct 19, 2017
Mice by Storm, Marysa, author. Mice

"This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about a mouse's habitat, body parts, and behaviors"--

Oct 18, 2017
Meet Cindy Sherman - artist, photographer, chameleon by Greenberg, Jan, 1942- author. Meet Cindy Sherman - artist, photographer, chameleon

"Biography of legendary artist Cindy Sherman"--

Oct 18, 2017
Mechanical engineering in the real world by Eboch, M. M. Mechanical engineering in the real world

Mechanical engineers design machines to improve transportation, explore the solar system, and save lives. Mechanical Engineering in the Real Worldexamines the history of this branch of engineering, what mechanical engineers do today, and what's next for the field. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards an

Oct 19, 2017
Matter changing states by Haelle, Tara, author. Matter changing states

"What make up every single thing in the universe? Teeny tiny specks called atoms. Atoms are the tiniest forms of matter, and matter is everything. Start reading to see what else you can learn about... well, everything!" --

Oct 19, 2017
Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial - A Stone of Hope by Mattern, Joanne Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial - A Stone of Hope

Oct 18, 2017
Many - The Diversity of Life on Earth by Davies, Nicola/ Sutton, Emily (ILT) Many - The Diversity of Life on Earth

Oct 14, 2017
Mama Africa! - how Miriam Makeba spread hope with her song by Erskine, Kathryn, author. Mama Africa! - how Miriam Makeba spread hope with her song

A harrowing picture biography of civil-rights activist and Grammy Award-winning South African singer Miriam Makeba.

Oct 18, 2017
Malala's magic pencil by Yousafzai, Malala, 1997- author. Malala's magic pencil

Malala's first picture book will inspire young readers everywhere to find the magic all around them. As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil. She would use it to make everyone happy, to erase the smell of garbage from her city, to sleep an extra hour in the morning. But as she grew older, Malala saw that there were more important things to wish for. She saw a world that needed fixing. And even if she never found a magic pencil, Malala realized that she could still work hard

Oct 18, 2017
Make me the best volleyball player by Ackerman, Jon, author. Make me the best volleyball player

"Learn more about volleyball's top stars and what it takes to be the best of the best. The title features historical sidebars, how-to fact boxes, tips and drills, and a glossary."--

Oct 19, 2017
Make me the best soccer player by Kortemeier, Todd, 1986- author. Make me the best soccer player

"Learn more about soccer's top stars and what it takes to be the best of the best. The title features historical sidebars, how-to fact boxes, tips and drills, and a glossary."--Publisher's website.

Oct 19, 2017
LOL - a load of laughs and jokes for kids by Yoe, Craig, author. LOL - a load of laughs and jokes for kids

"What do you get when you cross a wacky, jam-packed joke book with a kid who loves to LOL? A load of laughs and jokes for kids in this perfect book for young comedians!"--

Oct 18, 2017
Living things and nonliving things by Kurtz, Kevin, author. Living things and nonliving things

"Using a wide variety of stunning photographs, author Kevin Kurtz poses thought-provoking questions to help readers determine if things are living or nonliving. For example, if most (but not all) living things can move, can any nonliving things move? As part of the Compare and Contrast series, this is a unique look at determining whether something is living or nonliving."--

Oct 18, 2017
Little Red Riding Hood by Bryan, Ed, illustrator. Little Red Riding Hood

Presents a retelling of the story of a little girl who meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother.

Oct 19, 2017
Little kids first big book of things that go by De Seve, Karen, author. Little kids first big book of things that go

"This charming reference book takes a closer look at the different ways people move from place to place, whether it is in a car, subway, hang glider, or submarine. More than 100 colorful photos are paired with age-appropriate text that explains how race cars, bicycles, rockets, and so many other modes of transportation work. This book inspires kids to be curious, ask questions, and explore the world around them."--

Oct 14, 2017
Lights On! - Ike Hoover Electrifies the White House by Becker, Cynthia Simmelink/ Hummel, Benjamin (ILT) Lights On! - Ike Hoover Electrifies the White House

Oct 18, 2017
Life hacks for kids by Keller, Sunny, author. Life hacks for kids

Presents unique craft projects that have been seen on the Life hacks for kids YouTube show, including feather earrings, melted crayon art, a headband holder, and indoor s'mores, and includes questions answered by Sunny.

Oct 18, 2017
Leonardo da Vinci - the genius who defined the Renaissance by Phillips, John. Leonardo da Vinci - the genius who defined the Renaissance

Examines the life of Renaissance genius Leonardo da Vinci, discussing his inquiries and accomplishments in art and various fields of science.

Oct 14, 2017
Leonardo da Vinci - a nonfiction companion to Monday with a mad genius by Osborne, Mary Pope. Leonardo da Vinci - a nonfiction companion to Monday with a mad genius

Join Jack and Annie as they research Leonardo da Vinci and find out the facts behind the fiction.

Oct 13, 2017
Leonardo and the pen that drew the future by Novelli, Luca, 1947- author. Leonardo and the pen that drew the future

Describes the life and accomplishments of the greatest thinker of the Renaissance, detailing his art works, his inventions, and his legacy.

Oct 16, 2017
LEGO Star Wars. Secrets of the dark side by Jones, Matt, author. LEGO Star Wars. Secrets of the dark side

Discover the dark side of the LEGO (R) Star Wars (TM) galaxy. From Darth Vader to Kylo Ren, learn all about the evil villains that want to destroy the heroic Jedi. This Level 1 book is illustrated with brand-new LEGO Star Wars sets, and has true kid appeal. Narrative spreads are supported with captions and annotations, and a quiz, to encourage children to develop comprehension skills.

Oct 19, 2017
Leatherback turtle migration by Hansen, Grace, author. Leatherback turtle migration

"Readers will learn about the impressive migration of leatherback turtles from around the globe. The title will cover information like why and when they migrate, how far they migrate, and where they migrate." - Abdo Publishing website.

Oct 15, 2017
Laura's album - a remembrance scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder by Anderson, William, 1952- compiler, author of prologue. Laura's album - a remembrance scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder

A spectacular full-color scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s life and the Little House books featuring historic family photos, reproductions of original documents, and other special memorabilia. Beloved by millions as the author of the classic Little House books, Laura Ingalls Wilder led a rich life that spanned almost a century of American history. She saved many mementos from her past, including early writings, letters, drawings, photographs, and more. Lovingly preserved in private and public

Oct 15, 2017
Last laughs - prehistoric epitaphs by Yolen, Jane, author. Last laughs - prehistoric epitaphs

Macabre, ironic, and witty epitaphs share how prehistoric creatures like the terror bird, the woolly mammoth, and the T-rex met their demise. The ever-entertaining J. Patrick Lewis and the inimitable Jane Yolen offer a collection organized by era, with posthumous poems paired with short secondary text providing additional, factual information about each creature.

Oct 18, 2017
Koala by Saxby, Claire, author. Koala

In a high tree fork, a grey ball unfurls. It's time for young Koala to leave his mother. Good luck, little Koala, you'll have many adventures finding a new home.

Oct 16, 2017
Knightology by Steer, Dugald Knightology

Oct 14, 2017
Kisimi taimaippatut angirrarijarani = Only in my hometown by Friesen, Angnakuluk, author. Kisimi taimaippatut angirrarijarani = Only in my hometown

Oct 19, 2017
Kids' guide to fishing - the young angler's guide to catching more and bigger fish by Maas, David R, author. Kids' guide to fishing - the young angler's guide to catching more and bigger fish

Explains what fish live in particular areas of the U.S., what those fish look like, what kind of tackle to use, and where to cast in different water bodies.

Oct 18, 2017
Kid authors - true tales of childhood from famous writers by Stabler, David, author. Kid authors - true tales of childhood from famous writers

Funny and totally true childhood biographies and full-color illustrations tell the tales from the challenging yet defining growing-up years of J. K. Rowling, Beverly Cleary, J. R. R. Tolkien, and 12 other great writers. Every great author started out as a kid. Before the best sellers, fan clubs, and beloved stories we know today, the world's most celebrated writers had regular-kid problems just like you. Sam Clemens (aka Mark Twain) loved to skip school and make mischief, with his best friend To

Oct 18, 2017
Journey around our national parks by Zschock, Martha Day, author. Journey around our national parks

An alphabetical tour of the American National Park system explores the biodiversity, sights, activities, and history of these places.

Oct 14, 2017
Jack and the beanstalk by Jack and the beanstalk

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2017
Inside out - discover secrets and science behind trick candles, 3-D printers, penguin propulsion, and everything in between by Resler, Tamara J., author. Inside out - discover secrets and science behind trick candles, 3-D printers, penguin propulsion, and everything in between

Read along as we dissect, explore, and explain how things do what they do. Complete with exciting diagrams and illustrations, accessible explanations, trivia, and fun features, How Things Work: Inside Out explains cell phones, 3D printers, lava lamps, skyscrapers, and everything in between!

Oct 19, 2017
If you were a kid docking at the International Space Station by Gregory, Josh, author. If you were a kid docking at the International Space Station

"Learn all about space exploration and find out what astronauts do aboard the International Space Station, how they travel back and forth from Earth, and more."--

Oct 19, 2017
If you were a kid discovering dinosaurs by Gregory, Josh, author. If you were a kid discovering dinosaurs

"Learn how fossils are formed, how scientists search for and unearth them, and what they can tell us about life in the distant past."--

Oct 19, 2017
If you were a kid building a pyramid by Schimel, Lawrence, author. If you were a kid building a pyramid

"Find out what it was like to be a kid in ancient Egypt at the time the pyramids were being built."--

Oct 13, 2017
Ice hockey and curling by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author. Ice hockey and curling

"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about Olympic ice hockey and curling. Includes descriptions of each of these men's and women's ice sports, including the mixed doubles curling event. Readers will get a primer to some rules and athletes that may participate in the Winter Olympic Games. Includes Q&A feature, table of contents, glossary, further resources, and index"--

Oct 18, 2017
I'm not a scaredy cat - a prayer for when you wish you were brave by Lucado, Max, author. I'm not a scaredy cat - a prayer for when you wish you were brave

A young cat is afraid of such things as a marching band, the elephant at the zoo, a crawling caterpillar, and a ticking clock, but there is a prayer to God that he can recite which will make him feel happy and cheerful.

Oct 18, 2017
I'm just no good at rhyming and other nonsense for mischievous kids and immature grown-ups by Harris, Chris, 1970- author. I'm just no good at rhyming and other nonsense for mischievous kids and immature grown-ups

"An illustrated collection of comically irreverent rhyming poems for readers of all ages, ranging in topic from avocados and anacondas to zombies and zebras (dressed like ghosts)"--

Oct 17, 2017
I'm an HTML web page builder / Build 12 Programs by Wainewright, Max, author. I'm an HTML web page builder / Build 12 Programs

Oct 18, 2017
I'm an app developer / Build 6 Programs by Wainewright, Max, author. I'm an app developer / Build 6 Programs

Oct 18, 2017
I'm a Scratch coder / Build 9 Programs by Wainewright, Max, author. I'm a Scratch coder / Build 9 Programs

Oct 18, 2017
I'm a Python programmer / Build 11 Programs by Wainewright, Max, author. I'm a Python programmer / Build 11 Programs

Oct 18, 2017
I'm a JavaScript games maker. The Basics The basics by Wainewright, Max, author. I'm a JavaScript games maker. The Basics The basics

Oct 18, 2017
I'm a JavaScript games maker. Advanced Coding Advanced coding by Wainewright, Max, author. I'm a JavaScript games maker. Advanced Coding Advanced coding

Oct 18, 2017
Hydrogen fuel cells by Marquardt, Meg, author. Hydrogen fuel cells

"Fossil-fuel cars emit poisonous gases, but the only thing that comes from the tailpipe of a car powered by a hydrogen fuel cell is water. Hydrogen Fuel Cellsshows how these fuel cells work, how they came to be, and how they are coming into wider use. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject."--Publisher's description.

Oct 19, 2017
Hydroelectric energy by Jennings, Terry Catasús, author. Hydroelectric energy

"The movement of a rushing river is a valuable energy source. Hydroelectric Energyshows how engineers build and operate dams, turbines, and generators to turn this movement into electricity. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject."--Publisher's description.

Oct 19, 2017
Hurricanes by McAuliffe, Bill. Hurricanes

"A countdown of five of the most devastating hurricanes provides thrills as readers discover more about the features of this massive, ocean-borne weather phenomenon"--

Oct 19, 2017
Humpback whales by Leaf, Christina, author. Humpback whales

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to humpback whales. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Oct 19, 2017
How to be an elephant - growing up in the African wild by Roy, Katherine, author. How to be an elephant - growing up in the African wild

Provided by publisher.

Oct 15, 2017
Hockey legends by Wiseman, Blaine, author. Hockey legends

Oct 14, 2017
Hidden dangers - seek and find 13 of the world's deadliest animals by Schaefer, Lola M., 1950- Hidden dangers - seek and find 13 of the world's deadliest animals

Oct 18, 2017
Hey black child by Perkins, Useni Eugene, author. Hey black child

"A lyrical, empowering poem that celebrates black children and seeks to inspire all young ones to dream big and achieve their goals"--

Oct 14, 2017
Heroes who risked everything for freedom - Civil War by Lakin, Patricia, 1944- author. Heroes who risked everything for freedom - Civil War

Profiles some of the spies of the Civil War, including Harriet Tubman, Robert Smalls, and Mary Touvestre.

Oct 14, 2017
Her right foot by Eggers, Dave, author. Her right foot

In this fascinating, fun take on nonfiction, uniquely American in its frank tone and honest look at the literal foundation of our country, Dave Eggers and Shawn Harris investigate a seemingly small trait of America's most emblematic statue. What they find is about more than history, more than art. What they find in the Statue of Liberty's right foot is the powerful message of acceptance that is essential to an entire country's creation. Can you believe that?

Oct 15, 2017
Henri Matisse by Raboff, Ernest Lloyd. Henri Matisse

A brief biography of the modern French artist accompanies reproductions and analyses of several of his works.

Oct 14, 2017
Helloflo - the guide, period. by Bloom, Naama, author. Helloflo - the guide, period.

From the founder of HelloFlo, a modern and insightful guide to periods and puberty for a new generation. When will I get boobs? Does wearing a tampon hurt? What's the deal with menstrual cups? Seriously, when will I get boobs? Honest, funny, and unafraid of the messy, real-life facts about a girl's changing body, this is definitely not your mother’s puberty book. HelloFlo founder Naama Bloom’s mission is to create informed, empowered young women who are unafraid to ask questions and make the bes

Oct 19, 2017
Hello Ruby. Journey inside the computer by Liukas, Linda, author, illustrator. Hello Ruby. Journey inside the computer

Ruby and her friend Mouse imagine themselves on the inside of a computer in search of Cursor and discover its components, including bits, logic gates, and hardware.

Oct 18, 2017
Haym Salomon - American patriot by Rubin, Susan Goldman. Haym Salomon - American patriot

Introduces young readers to Haym Salomon, the Jewish immigrant from Poland credited with being the "Financier of the American Revolution."

Oct 14, 2017
Hawk mother - the story of a red-tailed hawk who hatched chickens by Hagedorn, Kara, author. Hawk mother - the story of a red-tailed hawk who hatched chickens

What happens when two baby chickens find themselves in a nest with a hawk? Don't hawks usually eat chickens? Sunshine, a red-tailed hawk, can no longer fly free. But her instinct to be a mother is so strong that she builds a nest in her aviary every spring and lays two infertile eggs. One year, Kara, her caretaker, decides to try something different. She gives Sunshine two chicken eggs. Join zoologist Kara Hagedorn and Sunshine to find out what happens in this delightful story of interspecies co

Oct 15, 2017
Harry Potter - A Journey Through a History of Magic by British Library (COR) Harry Potter - A Journey Through a History of Magic

Oct 16, 2017
Guinness World Records - amazing animals. by Guinness World Records - amazing animals.

"Whether it's a selfie-taking monkey, a skateboarding dog or a weasel flying on a woodpecker, the world can't get enough of crazy animal stories. Guinness world records: amazing animals is the perfect opportunity to paws for thought and celebrate the incredible creatures that steal our hearts!"--Back cover.

Oct 17, 2017
Grill master - finger-licking grilled recipes by Omoth, Tyler, author. Grill master - finger-licking grilled recipes

"Easy-to-follow instructions and cooking tips teach young readers how to cook a variety of amazing grilled recipes"--

Oct 19, 2017
Great Smoky Mountains National Park by Herrington, Lisa M, author. Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Oct 18, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park by Herrington, Lisa M, author. Grand Canyon National Park

Oct 18, 2017
Golf legends by Golf legends

Oct 19, 2017
God's great love for you by Warren, Richard, 1954- author. God's great love for you

The pastor describes how perfect, endless, and large God's love is, showing how it is wider than the sky, deeper than the ocean, and higher than the Moon and stars.

Oct 18, 2017
Gila monster - venomous desert dweller by Bernhardt, Carolyn, author. Gila monster - venomous desert dweller

"Meet the monstrous Gila Monster as it creeps across the desert! This book introduces the unique features of this wild animal including habitat, life cycle, physical characteristics, diet, threats, and defenses."--

Oct 19, 2017
Giant squid - mysterious monster of the deep by Polinsky, Paige V., author. Giant squid - mysterious monster of the deep

"Meet the monstrous Giant Squid as it lurks in the ocean's depths! This book introduces the unique features of this wild animal including habitat, life cycle, physical characteristics, diet, threats, and defenses. Also included are a range map and food chain and body diagrams."--

Oct 19, 2017
Gertrude B. Elion and pharmacology by Labrecque, Ellen. Gertrude B. Elion and pharmacology

The 21st Century Junior Library Women Innovators series highlights the contributions of women to STEM fields. Gertrude B. Elion and Pharmacology examines the life of this important woman and her contributions to the field of pharmacology. Sidebars encourage readers to engage in the material by asking deeper questions or conducting individual research. Full color photos, a glossary, and a listing of additional resources all enhance the learning experience. Index; Sources for further research; Glo

Oct 19, 2017
Geothermal energy by Mangor, Jodie, author. Geothermal energy

Explains what geothermal energy is, the history of the technology, how it generates electricity, and its future uses.

Oct 19, 2017
Fun experiments with light by Ives, Rob, author. Fun experiments with light

Provides step-by-step instructions for experiments involving light, from a cardboard camera to ice on fire.

Oct 18, 2017
Fun and Friendly Calligraphy for Kids - A Hands-on Guide to Creative Lettering by Hart, Virginia Lucas Fun and Friendly Calligraphy for Kids - A Hands-on Guide to Creative Lettering

Oct 18, 2017
From spore to mushroom by Owings, Lisa, author. From spore to mushroom

How does a tiny spore become an umbrella-shaped mushroom? Follow each step in nature's cyclefrom spores drifting in the wind to fully grown mushroomsin this fascinating book!

Oct 19, 2017
From seed to cactus by Owings, Lisa, author. From seed to cactus

How does a little seed grow into a prickly cactus? Follow each step in nature's cyclefrom seeds in the sand to fully grown cactiin this intriguing book!

Oct 13, 2017
From here to there - the story of how we transport ourselves and everything else by Newquist, H. P. (Harvey P.), author. From here to there - the story of how we transport ourselves and everything else

"A history of transportation from primitive technology to driverless cars."--Provided by publisher.

Oct 19, 2017
From acorn to oak tree by Berne, Emma Carlson, author. From acorn to oak tree

"Learn how some of nature's treasures are produced--from start to finish. Suitable for both struggling and at-level readers, these titles teach life science concepts as well as sequential thinking."--

Oct 13, 2017
Football legends by Wiseman, Blaine, author. Football legends

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 13, 2017
Figure skating by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author. Figure skating

"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about Olympic figure skating. Includes descriptions of men's and women's singles program, ice dancing, pairs skating, and the team figure skating events. Readers will get a primer to some rules and athletesthat may participate in the Winter Olympic Games. Includes Q&A feature, table of contents, glossary, further resources, and index"--

Oct 18, 2017
Feeling worried! by Barnham, Kay, author. Feeling worried!

Oct 19, 2017
Feeling shy! by Barnham, Kay, author. Feeling shy!

Oct 19, 2017
Feeling scared! by Barnham, Kay, author. Feeling scared!

Oct 19, 2017
Feeling sad! by Barnham, Kay, author. Feeling sad!

Oct 19, 2017
Feeling jealous! by Barnham, Kay, author. Feeling jealous!

Oct 19, 2017
Feeling angry by Douglass, Katie, author. Feeling angry

"Harry is great at helping others deal with anger. He helps his dad keep cool when his dad is running late for work, soothes his sister's tantrums, and calms down his angry friend using strategies such as taking deep breaths, slowing down, counting to ten, and thinking about something else. But when Harry has to turn off his computer game, it's his turn to be angry. Join Harry and his friends and family to see how he decides to handle his own angry feelings. Everyday Feelings Series: Young child

Oct 19, 2017
Fault lines - understanding the power of earthquakes by Wagstaffe, Johanna, author. Fault lines - understanding the power of earthquakes

"This fully illustrated, nonfiction book for middle readers focuses on earthquakes, how they happen and what you need to know."--

Oct 18, 2017
Farm to table - organic food by Squire, Ann, author. Farm to table - organic food

Oct 15, 2017
Fallingwater by Harshman, Marc, author. Fallingwater

This book guides readers through the process American architect Frank Lloyd Wright used in designing Fallingwater, a now-famous house in Bear Run, Pennsylvania, perched atop a waterfall. Full color.

Oct 18, 2017
Extinction - what happened to the dinosaurs, mastodons, and dodo birds? by Perdew, Laura, author. Extinction - what happened to the dinosaurs, mastodons, and dodo birds?

Have you seen a dodo bird recently? Do you have mastodons playing in your back yard? Not likely-- these species are extinct! In Earth's 4.5 billion-year history, more than 5 billion species have gone extinct, some of them at the same time. In EXTINCTION: WHAT HAPPENED TO THE DINOSAURS, MASTODONS, AND DODO BIRDS? kids ages 9 to 12 learn about the detective work scientists perform to find out why mass extinctions happen...Try these hands-on STEM projects! Draw a geological timeline; Create your o

Oct 19, 2017
Explore makerspace ; with 25 great projects by Klepeis, Alicia. Explore makerspace ; with 25 great projects

In Explore Makerspace! With 25 Great Projects, readers ages 7 through 10 explore what it means to be an engineer. They discover how inventors use science, art, and math to create new and exciting structures, games, and more. Readers also learn how to set up their own makerspaces at home, using inexpensive and easy-to-find supplies for their tinkering projects.

Oct 17, 2017
Engineering by Hunt, Emily M., author. Engineering

Have you every wanted to know how a roller coaster works? Or how engineers work in space? This book is packed with surprising facts and amazing pictures. It's a small book filled with big ideas.

Oct 19, 2017
Edward Hopper paints his world by Burleigh, Robert. Edward Hopper paints his world

"As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his craft. And even though no one wanted to buy his paintings for a long time, he never stopped believing in his dream to be an artist. He was fascinated with painting light and shadow and his works explore this challenge. Edward Hopper's story is one of courage, resilience, and determination. I

Oct 13, 2017
Edward Hopper - summer at the seashore by Lyons, Deborah. Edward Hopper - summer at the seashore

Discusses artist Edward Hopper's lifelong love of the sea, and looks at some of the many paintings and drawings he created of scenes along the coast of New England.

Oct 14, 2017
Dream Big Dreams - Photographs from Barack Obama's Inspiring and Historic Presidency by Souza, Pete Dream Big Dreams - Photographs from Barack Obama's Inspiring and Historic Presidency

Oct 18, 2017
Doll crafts - a kid's guide to making simple dolls, clothing, accessories, and houses by Carlson, Laurie M., 1952- author. Doll crafts - a kid's guide to making simple dolls, clothing, accessories, and houses

These concepts guide award-winning children s author Laurie Carlson s Doll Crafts, which opens up the world of doll making to children. The emphasis is on following basic instructions that are clearly illustrated with line drawings in order to help children develop creative, open-ended projects that result in unique dolls and doll play.

Oct 19, 2017
Deadliest! - 20 dangerous animals by Jenkins, Steve, 1952- author. Deadliest! - 20 dangerous animals

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 18, 2017
Darwin and the true story of the dinosaurs by Novelli, Luca, 1947- author. Darwin and the true story of the dinosaurs

"When Charles Darwin published The Origin of Species in 1859, he shocked the world. In it he claimed that humans were just another animal species that had evolved from more primitive life forms. Years earlier, Darwin had collected thousands of animal specimens during a five-year voyage around the world, specimens that he used to make his case for biologic evolution through natural selection. Darwin and the True Story of the Dinosaurs tells the story of the brilliant naturalist who changed humank

Oct 19, 2017
Codes, ciphers, and cartography - math goes to war by Burrows, Terry, 1963- Codes, ciphers, and cartography - math goes to war

Oct 18, 2017
Cao Chong weighs an elephant by Daemicke, Songju Ma, author. Cao Chong weighs an elephant

2,000 years ago in China, a curious boy named Cao Chong solves the problem of how to weigh an elephant when the prime minister's most trusted and knowledgeable advisors are stumped. Includes activities.

Oct 18, 2017
Bunny Man Bridge by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. Bunny Man Bridge

Presents information about the bridge where the Bunny Man urban legend was discovered.

Oct 18, 2017
Bulldozers by Bowman, Chris, 1990- author. Bulldozers

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to bulldozers. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Oct 19, 2017
Building amazing creations - Sean Kenney's art with LEGO bricks by Kenney, Sean, author. Building amazing creations - Sean Kenney's art with LEGO bricks

Presents the author's LEGO brick creations in such categories as robots, vehicles, household objects, and people, including a giant boybot, a tricycle, an Nintendo DSi, and a human head.

Oct 18, 2017
Bugs from head to tail by Roderick, Stacey, author. Bugs from head to tail

"Part bug book, part guessing game, Bugs from Head to Tail is the third book in the successful Head to Tail series. This informational picture book challenges readers to guess which creepy crawly each of the eight body parts belong to. The refrain (for example, "What bug has a head like this?") offers just the right amount of repetition for little readers and invites them to join in on the guessing fun! The following spread reveals the answer and provides a short overview of the critter - includ

Oct 15, 2017
Breathe and be - a book of mindfulness poems by Coombs, Kate, author. Breathe and be - a book of mindfulness poems

A collection of poems paired with imagery of the natural world reminds readers about the importance of staying calm, soothing emotions, and appreciating the world aroung them.

Oct 18, 2017
Bound by ice - a true North Pole survival story by Wallace, Sandra Neil, author. Bound by ice - a true North Pole survival story

In the years following the Civil War, "Arctic fever" gripped the American public, fueled by myths of a fertile, tropical sea at the top of the world. Several explorers attempted to find a route to the North Pole, but none succeeded. Bound by Ice follows the journey of George Washington De Long and the crew of the USSJeannette, who departed San Francisco in the summer of 1879 hoping to find a route to the North Pole. However, in mid-September the ship became locked in ice north of Siberia and dri

Oct 13, 2017
Book of bones - 10 record-breaking animals by Balkan, Gabrielle, author. Book of bones - 10 record-breaking animals

"Ten record-breaking animal bones are introduced through a series of superlatives set up as a guessing game with clues. Readers examine animals' skeletons and guess to whom they belong; the answers are revealed in vibrant, full-color scenic habitats, with easily understood -- and humorous -- explanations. This entertaining introduction to the connection between animal bones (anatomy) and behavior is playful, relatable, and includes touch-and-feel finishes that bring the bones to life!"--Publishe

Oct 16, 2017
Bobsled and luge by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author. Bobsled and luge

"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about Olympic bobsled, luge, and skeleton events. Includes descriptions of each of these men's and women's sliding sports. Readers will get a primer to some rules and athletes that may participate in the 2018 Peyong Chang, South Korea Winter Olympic Games. Includes Q&A feature, table of contents, glossary, further resources, and index"--

Oct 18, 2017
Biometrics - your body and the science of security by Birmingham, Maria, author. Biometrics - your body and the science of security

"An informative, engaging introduction to biometrics. This book explores nine biometrics in detail, explaining how each works, where it's used, its pros and cons, and how it compares to other techniques. It also discusses privacy, security, and why we need methods of identification. An engaging and colorful design and playful illustrations alongside surprising anecdotes, historical context, and humor make this an enjoyable, in-depth look at a hot topic. Informational text features include sideba

Oct 14, 2017
Big cats by Simon, Seymour, author. Big cats

The grace and power of big cats -- lions, tigers, leopards, jaguars, cheetahs, pumas, and snow leopards -- are captured in full-color photographs and a text that explores how they hunt, care for their young, and rest in their varied natural habitats.

Oct 17, 2017
Bertha takes a drive by Adkins, Jan, 1944- author, illustrator. Bertha takes a drive

Oct 16, 2017
Beliefs and ideas that changed the world by Hibbert, Clare, 1970- author. Beliefs and ideas that changed the world

Explores key concepts that have shaped human society, from mythological creation stories to the mono- and polytheistic religions of the world and prominent philosophies of thought.

Oct 18, 2017
Before she was Harriet - the story of Harriet Tubman by Cline-Ransome, Lesa, author. Before she was Harriet - the story of Harriet Tubman

Oct 14, 2017
Becky Sauerbrunn by Seigerman, David, author. Becky Sauerbrunn

"Before she was scoring goals, Becky Sauerbrunn was just a kid trying to fit in. Learn more in this first book in a brand-new nonfiction series about the childhoods of your favorite athletes. Midway through her first soccer game for the US Women's National Team, Becky Sauerbrunn broke her nose. More to the point, it exploded, really, in a head-to-head collision. Still, it never occurred to her to leave the field until she saw the horrified reaction from her teammates and coaches. Sauerbrunn's t

Oct 14, 2017
Bats by Dieker, Wendy Strobel. Bats

"This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about a bat's habitat, body parts, and behaviors"--

Oct 18, 2017
Basketballogy - supercool facts you never knew by Sylvester, Kevin, author. Basketballogy - supercool facts you never knew

"For die-hard basketball fans and casual spectators alike, this collection of fascinating facts about the game will be a welcome addition to their library. From the origins of the game to how much players are paid, and the evolution of the basketball shoe, this book covers a wide range of topics. Among others are how the color barrier was breached, the rise of women's basketball, and innovations that have made the game accessible to disabled athletes. Lots of humorous, colorful illustrations, ch

Oct 16, 2017
Bald eagles by Omoth, Tyler, author. Bald eagles

Learn about North America's most common kind of bear -- where the American black bear lives, how it looks, and how it grows from a cub to an adult bear ready to survive in the wild.

Oct 19, 2017
Art up close - from ancient to modern by D'Harcourt, Claire, 1960- author. Art up close - from ancient to modern

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2017
Animalsaurus - incredible creatures from prehistoric and modern times by Turner, Tracey. Animalsaurus - incredible creatures from prehistoric and modern times

Oct 19, 2017
Animal tails by Holland, Mary, 1946- author. Animal tails

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Oct 19, 2017
Animal senses by Mangor, Jodie, author. Animal senses

Imagine being able to taste or hear with your feet, or feel your way through the dark with your nose! Like humans, animals interact with the world through their senses. Unlike humans, many animals use their senses in truly unique ways to communicate, reproduce, and survive.

Oct 14, 2017
Amelia Earhart - pioneering aviator and force for women's rights by Dakers, Diane, author. Amelia Earhart - pioneering aviator and force for women's rights

"As a girl, Amelia Earhart aspired to a future that would take her beyond the family and medical problems of her younger years, as well as the restrictions imposed on her because she was female. Widely celebrated for her long-distance flights, she also set records for altitude and speed, and helped develop passenger airline service. As a writer and magazine editor, Earhart also further advanced the cause of flight and of women in aviation. Her disappearance during a daring around-the-world fligh

Oct 19, 2017
Alligators by Gish, Melissa, author. Alligators

"A countdown of five of the most dangerous alligator encounters provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these swamp-dwelling predators"--

Oct 19, 2017
All About Ear Infections by Potts, Francesca, R.N. All About Ear Infections

Oct 18, 2017
All About Broken Bones by Potts, Francesca, R.N. All About Broken Bones

Oct 18, 2017
All About Allergies by Potts, Francesca, R.N. All About Allergies

Oct 18, 2017
Aircraft by Lajiness, Katie, author. Aircraft

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2017
A world of cookies for Santa - follow Santa's Tasty Trip Around the World by Furman, M. E., author. A world of cookies for Santa - follow Santa's Tasty Trip Around the World

A World of Cookies for Santa takes readers across the globe to see all the treats that await Santa on Christmas Eve. M. E. Furman provides recipes for children to bake some of Santa's cookies for themselves.

Oct 18, 2017
A smart girl's guide. Digital world - how to connect, share, play, and keep yourself safe by Anton, Carrie, 1977- author. A smart girl's guide. Digital world - how to connect, share, play, and keep yourself safe

Provides tips and guidance for young girls when navigating their digital worlds, discussing such issues as the ways in which people communicate online, the need for taking breaks from technology, and the importance of online safety.

Oct 14, 2017
A journey with Sieur de La Salle by Owens, L. L., author. A journey with Sieur de La Salle

Oct 19, 2017
A journey with Juan Ponce de León by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author. A journey with Juan Ponce de León

Oct 19, 2017
A journey with Hernán Cortés by Owens, L. L., author. A journey with Hernán Cortés

Oct 19, 2017
A journey with Christopher Columbus by Kallen, Stuart A., 1955- A journey with Christopher Columbus

Oct 19, 2017
A Journey Through Transportation - From Hot Lava to a Spy Rocket by Jackson, Tom/ Shepherd, Nick (ILT) A Journey Through Transportation - From Hot Lava to a Spy Rocket

Oct 19, 2017
A hundred billion trillion stars by Fishman, Seth, author. A hundred billion trillion stars

"A look at the numbers that surround us, big and small, on earth and in outer space."--

Oct 18, 2017
A fair deal - shopping for social justice by Jones, Kari, 1966- author. A fair deal - shopping for social justice

"This nonfiction book in the Orca Footprints series, illustrated with color photographs throughout, looks at trade from the perspective of making it fair for all people."--

Oct 15, 2017
50 things you should know about the Civil War by Wright, John D., 1938- author. 50 things you should know about the Civil War

In 1860, the North and the South of the United States were very different societies. The North had abolished slavery in the early 19th century, while the South still relied on slaves to work on its farms and plantations. The first chapter will set the scene, showing how simmering tensions over the right to keep slaves in the new states that were being founded as the country pushed westwards eventually erupted into war following the election of the pro-abolition president, Abraham Lincoln. The mi

Oct 16, 2017
42 is not just a number - the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero by Rappaport, Doreen, author. 42 is not just a number - the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero

An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.

Oct 19, 2017
1,000 facts about the White House by Flynn, Sarah Wassner, author. 1,000 facts about the White House

Welcome to the White House! Go behind the scenes to get a 360-degree view of America s most famous president s residence, from how it was built in 1792 and the fire of 1812, to today's state dinners, celebrations, celebrity pets, and more.

Oct 19, 2017