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Prehistoric predators by Rake, Matthew, author. Prehistoric predators

Looks at predatory dinosaurs, describing their physical characteristics, the geographical areas where they lived, and the unique abilities they used to hunt their prey.

Jul 17, 2017
Prehistoric sea beasts by Rake, Matthew, author. Prehistoric sea beasts

"Great White Sharks are gigantic - but what else used to swim in the oceans that might be bigger? Readers will discover fascinating creatures and compare their incredible sizes to modern day settings."--

Jul 17, 2017
President Donald Trump by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author. President Donald Trump

Describes the life and career of the 45th president of the United States, including his childhood in New York, his business career, and his personal life.

Jul 14, 2017
Raccoons by Riggs, Kate, author. Raccoons

"A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of raccoons, the ring-tailed North American mammals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why raccoons have masked faces"--

Jul 21, 2017
Rainbow baby story- the rainbow after the storm by Falk, Crystal A. Rainbow baby story- the rainbow after the storm

Jul 17, 2017
Real-life heroes by Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author. Real-life heroes

Provides information on people who have risked their lives to save people, discovered life saving medicine, and explored new places.

Jul 17, 2017
Roberto Clemente by Strand, Jennifer, author. Roberto Clemente

Discusses the life, career, and generosity of Latin American baseball player Roberto Clemente.

Jul 21, 2017
Robots by Oxlade, Chris, author. Robots

"Kingfisher Readers are developed with literacy experts to span five levels, from Level 1 (beginning to read) to level 5 (reading fluently). Robots introduces children who can read alone with some help to these incredible inventions. It includes facts about different types of robots, such as automatons, humanoids, androids, drones, factory robots and domestic robots. Children will read about robots that have gone to space, robots that can play sports and robots that look a lot like people. See w

Jul 14, 2017
Rosa Parks by Kaiser, Lisbeth/ Antelo, Marta (ILT) Rosa Parks

Jul 20, 2017
Runny Babbit Returns by Silverstein, Shel Runny Babbit Returns

Jul 20, 2017
Schomburg - The Man Who Built a Library by Weatherford, Carole Boston/ Velasquez, Eric (ILT) Schomburg - The Man Who Built a Library

Jul 20, 2017
See what we eat! - a first book of healthy eating by Ritchie, Scot, author, illustrator. See what we eat! - a first book of healthy eating

"The book opens with Nick, Yulee, Pedro, Sally and Martin -- the five friends from Follow That Map! (2009), Look at That Building! (2011) and Look Where We Live! (2015) - about set off for Yulee's Aunt Sara's farm for some apple-picking. Their plan is topick some apples to use in a dessert they will take to their neighborhood's potluck celebrating the fall harvest. While on their agricultural adventure, they discover how food is grown and produced before it ends up in their kitchens and on their

Jul 20, 2017
Shaken - discovering your true identity in the midst of life's storms by Tebow, Tim, 1987- author. Shaken - discovering your true identity in the midst of life's storms

Jul 20, 2017
Shell, beak, tusk - shared traits and the wonders of adaptation by Heos, Bridget, author. Shell, beak, tusk - shared traits and the wonders of adaptation

Introduces how evolution provides common traits for different animals, and the unique ways in which each uses them, from the shelled snail and turtle to the billed duck and platypus.

Jul 20, 2017
Shoe Dog - Young Readers Edition by Knight, Phil Shoe Dog - Young Readers Edition

Jul 20, 2017
Single-parent families by Poole, Hilary W, author. Single-parent families

Examines single-parent families, covering the reasons parents are single, how they survive economically, and the unique challenges they face.

Jul 21, 2017
Sleeping Beauty by Rylant, Cynthia, author. Sleeping Beauty

A beautiful princess is put into a deep sleep by a curse until she is awakened by a brave prince.

Jul 15, 2017
Someone I love died by Tangvald, Christine Harder, 1941- Someone I love died

"When children lose a loved one, they might feel sad, angry, or confused. But death can be hard to talk about. This very special book is just for kids and contains words to help them understand their loss, answers to their questions about Heaven, and illustrations to guide them through this difficult time. interactive pages encourage children to draw how they fell and allow them to process their grief in a tangible way."--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 17, 2017
Sort it! by Higgins, Nadia, author. Sort it!

"Carefully leveled text and vibrant photographs introduce early fluent readers to the practice of sorting and encourage them to try it themselves. Includes infographics, activity, glossary, and index."--

Jul 21, 2017
Spacesuits by Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- Spacesuits

If you're going to orbit the Earth, moonwalk, or float in space, you need the right outfit. From helmet to space boots, every part of an astronaut's spacesuit is designed for survival. This reader, developed with Smithsonian's popular Air and Space Museum, provides a close look at the suits, boots, helmets, gloves, and other gear astronauts have worn into space, from the early days of space exploration to the present-day. --Publisher

Jul 14, 2017

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