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If you were a kid surviving a hurricane by Gregory, Josh. If you were a kid surviving a hurricane

If a hurricane was heading toward your home town, what would you do? Readers will enjoy the thrilling story of Carrie and Dan, two friends who find themselves caught in the path of a major hurricane. Along the way, they will learn how hurricanes form, how weather scientists track and study these storms, what people do to protect themselves from wind and flooding, and much more.

Oct 12, 2017
Illustrated stories from Shakespeare. At head of title Usborne. by Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Illustrated stories from Shakespeare. At head of title Usborne.

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Oct 11, 2017
Jack and the beanstalk by Nosy Crow (COR)/ Bryan, Ed (ILT) Jack and the beanstalk

Presents a retelling of the classic story of the boy who climbs a beanstalk and outwits a giant.

Oct 11, 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
Just joking - jumbo by National Geographic Society (U. S.) Just joking - jumbo

Oct 12, 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 10, 2017
Kisimi taimaippatut angirrarijarani = Only in my hometown by Friesen, Angnakuluk, author. Kisimi taimaippatut angirrarijarani = Only in my hometown

Oct 11, 2017
Knightology by Steer, Dugald Knightology

Oct 14, 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
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 10, 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
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
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
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 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
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
Little Red Riding Hood by Nosy Crow (COR)/ Bryan, Ed (ILT) 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 11, 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 10, 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 11, 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 11, 2017

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