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Christianity by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author. Christianity

May 23, 2017
Chinchillas by Black, Vanessa Chinchillas

May 23, 2017
Chicken by Markovics, Joyce L., author. Chicken

May 23, 2017
Can an aardvark bark? by Stewart, Melissa, author. Can an aardvark bark?

"A non-fiction look at the sounds that animals make and the reasons behind them."--

May 23, 2017
Cambodia by Sheehan, Sean, 1951- author. Cambodia

Cambodia is a predominantly Buddhist country, with many of its customs and traditions tied to the religion and its beliefs. Readers will uncover the culture and customs of everyday life in Cambodia, and learn about the country’s tumultuous history from its time as a French colony to the communist rule of the Khmer Rouge to present day. Maps highlight the economic and cultural landmarks of Cambodia, and vibrant photographs take readers on a visual journey to this Asian nation. --

May 23, 2017
Buzz, bee! by Szymanski, Jennifer, author. Buzz, bee!

Introduces readers to the world of bees, discussing what they need to live and how they behave.

May 23, 2017
Buddhism by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author. Buddhism

May 23, 2017
Blast back! - the Great Wall of China by Ohlin, Nancy, author. Blast back! - the Great Wall of China

"When people think about the Great Wall of China, that massive structure is likely to come to mind. But why did they build the wall in the first place, and how is it even still standing? This engaging nonfiction book, complete with black and white interior illustrations, will make readers feel like they've traveled back in time. It covers everything from how the Wall was built to what life in China was like at that time, and more. Find out interesting, little-known facts such as how working on t

May 23, 2017
Black holes - a space discovery guide by Roland, James, author. Black holes - a space discovery guide

"This book explores the latest discoveries about black holes while also exploring various theories and discoveries throughout history and even looking into the future."--

May 23, 2017
Black caiman by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Black caiman

As darkness falls over the Amazon rain forest, a large black caiman waits in a slow moving, muddy river. Only the reptile's eyes and nostrils are visible above the water. The caiman is watching a young deer that has come to the river to drink. As the deer dips its head toward the water, the caiman attacks. In just a few seconds, the large predator has dragged the deer under the water. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primarygrade audience, this color

May 23, 2017
Bigfoot by Peabody, Erin, author. Bigfoot

"This new nonfiction series 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 Bigfoot, readers learn about all the sightings and "proof" of it, from the famous photograph and video to footprints and other evidence. It also discusses additional history about the monster, such as how Bigfoot became a major figure in popular culture, and ho

May 23, 2017
Beyoncé by Strand, Jennifer, author. Beyoncé

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May 23, 2017
Behind-the-scenes pro sports careers by Hammelef, Danielle S., author. Behind-the-scenes pro sports careers

A behind-the-scenes tour of ten ways to earn a living in the world of sports and recreation, including practical tips on how to prepare for each career.

May 23, 2017
Behind-the-scenes fashion careers by Henneberg, Susan, author. Behind-the-scenes fashion careers

Fascinating facts, fun pictures, and easy-to-read sidebars highlight informative text about some of the most interesting jobs that take place behind the scenes in the fashion industry. Readers will get a glimpse at what it takes to make it as a retail buyer, stylist, fashion writer, and more and find out what goes on behind the glamour.

May 20, 2017
Bathe, buff, and beautify - DIY crafts and recipes for natural body care by Andrus, Aubre, author. Bathe, buff, and beautify - DIY crafts and recipes for natural body care

May 23, 2017
Awesome 8 extreme by Flynn, Sarah Wassner, author. Awesome 8 extreme

May 23, 2017
Astronauts - a space discovery guide by Goldstein, Margaret J. Astronauts - a space discovery guide

Provides a simple description of how astronauts live, work, and prepare for the future in space.

May 23, 2017
Asteroids, comets, and meteoroids by Kukla, Lauren, author. Asteroids, comets, and meteoroids

Climb Aboard! Explore the difference between meteor, meteorite, and meteoroid! Investigate comet composition and development and their observation through history! Learn about asteroids! Learn about key astronomers tools such as telescopes and the Deep Impact spacecraft!

May 23, 2017
Around the world right now by Cascone, Gina, 1955- author. Around the world right now

In this multicultural travelogue through each of the 24 time zones, young readers are invited to travel the world and experience all the people, places, and things that exist on our planet right now. In every minute of every hour of every day, something wonderful is happening around our world. In Santa Fe, New Mexico, an artist sits behind his easel working on a painting. While at the same time in Greenland, an Inuit boy begins training his first pack of sled dogs. While in Madagascar, a playful

May 23, 2017
Arkansas by Kirchner, Jason, author. Arkansas

"This book uses maps, full color photographs, and easy-to-read text to introduce the state of Arkansas"--

May 19, 2017