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Extreme animals by Parker, Steve, 1952- author. Extreme animals

Describes animals that have unique characteristics, including the cheetah, peregrine falcon, sunfish, and star-nosed mole.

Sep 14, 2017
Fallingwater / The Building of Frank Lloyd Wright|s Masterpiece by Harshman, Marc, author. Fallingwater / The Building of Frank Lloyd Wright|s Masterpiece

Sep 16, 2017
Farm to table - organic food by Squire, Ann, author. Farm to table - organic food

Sep 20, 2017
Fine art adventures - 36 creative, hands-on projects inspired by classic masterpieces by Pitamic, Maja, author. Fine art adventures - 36 creative, hands-on projects inspired by classic masterpieces

"Classic masterpieces are bold, fascinating, and sometimes shocking -- in other words, perfect for creative children who love to be inspired. Fine Art Adventures introduces young artists, ages 6 and up, to key masterpieces and interesting techniques, then lets them loose." -- Back cover.

Sep 20, 2017
Fire trucks by Bowman, Chris, 1990- author. Fire trucks

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to fire trucks. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Sep 20, 2017
Florida by Orr, Tamra, author. Florida

Located in the far southeastern corner of the United States, Florida is a popular vacation destination with plenty of beaches and other attractions. It is also a state with a rich history and vibrant local culture. Readers will explore all of Florida as they learn about its government, history, economy, landscape, and much more.

Sep 18, 2017
Flying creepy crawlers by Turner, Matt, 1964- author. Flying creepy crawlers

Looks at flying insects, describing their physical features and defense mechanisms, and including such creatures as bumblebees, paper wasps, shorthorn grasshoppers, and blowflies.

Sep 15, 2017
Food around the world. by Brundle, Joanna. Food around the world.

Learn about the different kinds of food people eat around the world. Read about traditional foods, like Russian borscht and Indian curry. Learn about food and religious festivals, fasting, where people get food, the different ways to eat food, and learn about hunger in the world. A map at the end shows the different countries discussed, from Borneo to USA.

Sep 17, 2017
Freshwater biome by Hansen, Grace, author. Freshwater biome

Introduces the idea of a biome and describes the main characteristics of such freshwater biomes as ponds and lakes, and rivers and streams, and the plants and animals that may live there.

Sep 20, 2017
Frida Kahlo and her animalitos by Brown, Monica, 1969- author. Frida Kahlo and her animalitos

"Chronicles Frida's life -- from her childhood to her rise as one of the world's most influential painters -- capturing the beauty and strength of Frida's creative spirit, which carried her through tragedy and triumph, and the animals that inspired her along the way." -- Book jacket.

Sep 15, 2017
Gauguin by Siponta De Salvia, Maria. Gauguin

Discusses the style and technique of the French Impressionist painter Paul Gauguin.

Sep 16, 2017
Get coding! - learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and build a website, app, and game by Young Rewired State (Organization), author. Get coding! - learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and build a website, app, and game

"All you need to get started is a computer and this programming guide, a book that's just right for beginners of any age to develop real coding skills. Follow the step-by-step instructions through six exciting missions and you will learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Once you've helped secure the infamous Monk Diamond, continue to improve and test your expertise by coding your own projects and accomplishing your own daring missions!"--Dust jacket.

Sep 18, 2017
Grassland biome by Hansen, Grace, author. Grassland biome

Introduces the idea of a biome and describes the two different types of grassland biome--tropical, or savanna, and temperate--and the plants and animals that may live there.

Sep 20, 2017
Great Lakes shipwrecks by Shofner, Melissa Raé, author. Great Lakes shipwrecks

Looks at the history of shipwrecks in the Great Lakes, from the "white hurricane" of 1913 to the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald.

Sep 16, 2017
Grit and grace - heroic women of the Bible by Rivadeneira, Caryn Dahlstrand, author. Grit and grace - heroic women of the Bible

Experience the grit and grace of seventeen women of the Bible through creative first-person retellings of each person's story. This book connects preteen girls with the women of the Bible, showing them that they are created in the image of God to do mighty things in this world. Grit and Grace is for girls who long to know where they fit in God's kingdom, who want to know they are made for more than the frilly and frivolous, and that they can make a difference in the world around them. Through st

Sep 15, 2017
Guinness world records - amazing animals. by Guinness World Records Limited (COR)/ Jiffpom (INT) Guinness world records - amazing animals.

Presents a collection of Guinness world records featuring animals, from the world's tallest cow and the largest crab migration to the fastest tortoise and the first ape to survive a space flight.

Sep 14, 2017
Guinness world records 2018. by Guinness world records 2018.

The record-breaking records annual is back and packed with more incredible accomplishments, stunts, cutting-edge science and amazing sporting achievements than ever before. With more than 3,000 new and updated records and 1,000 eye-popping photos, it has thousands of new stats and facts and dazzling new features. There is so much to explore inside. Go on a whirlwind tour of the planet's most amazing places, from the largest swamps to the deepest points on Earth. Find out what happens when you gi

Sep 15, 2017
Haunted houses around the world by Axelrod-Contrada, Joan, author. Haunted houses around the world

Explores some of the spookiest houses around the world.

Sep 15, 2017
Hawai'i by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author. Hawai'i

As the nations only island state, Hawaii lies in the waters of the Pacific Ocean, far off the west coast. Readers will tour Hawaiis 132 islands as they learn about the states incredible history. They will enjoy surfing, luaus, and other elements of local culture. They will also discover how the states government works, what jobs people do in Hawaii, what wildlife is found there, and much more.

Sep 18, 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

Sep 20, 2017

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