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Dream jobs in engineering by Hynson, Colin, author. Dream jobs in engineering

"From designing robots to developing new forms of energy, 21st-century careers in engineering are not limited only to construction sites. This title explores the exciting and world-changing possibilities that an education in engineering can lead to."--Provided by publisher.

Aug 17, 2017
Draw your own nature zendoodles by Huff, Abby, 1991- author. Draw your own nature zendoodles

Stroll through the natural world with zendoodling! Following easy step-by-step instructions, learn how to take simple lines and shapes and transform them into intricate dainty daisies, frilly feathers, twisty trees, and more. With extra tips, tricks, and craft ideas, young artists of every ability will have fun drawing these tangled creations. Grab a pencil, relax, and draw your own nature zendoodles!

Aug 17, 2017
Draw your own lettering and decorative zendoodles by Huff, Abby, 1991- author. Draw your own lettering and decorative zendoodles

"Create adorable ABCs with zendoodling! Following easy step-by-step instructions, learn how to take simple lines and shapes and transform them into intricate lovely letters, bold borders, calming quotes, and more. With extra tips, tricks, and craft ideas, young artists of every ability will have fun drawing these tangled creations. Grab a pencil, relax, and draw your own lettering zendoodles!" --Publisher description.

Aug 17, 2017
Draw your own fairy tale zendoodles by Huff, Abby, 1991- author. Draw your own fairy tale zendoodles

"Begin an enchanting adventure with zendoodling! Following easy step-by-step instructions, learn how to take simple lines and shapes and transform them into intricate graceful gowns, deadly dragons, whimsical fairy wings, and more. With extra tips, tricks, and craft ideas, young artists of every ability will have fun drawing these tangled creations. Grab a pencil, relax, and draw your own fairy tale zendoodles!"-- Publisher description.

Aug 17, 2017
Draw your own animal zendoodles by Huff, Abby, 1991- author. Draw your own animal zendoodles

"Go wild with zendoodling! Following easy step-by-step instructions, learn how to take simple lines and shapes and transform them into intricate cuddly cats, feisty foxes, darling dolphins, and more. With extra tips, tricks, and craft ideas, young artists of every ability will have fun drawing these tangled creations. Grab a pencil, relax, and draw your own animal zendoodles!" --Publisher description.

Aug 17, 2017
Dinosaurs! by Stein, Lori, author. Dinosaurs!

Animal Planet introduces information-packed nonfiction chapter books that are just right for pleasure reading and schoolwork. Take a trip back in history and visit the incredible creatures that once dominated life on Earth. Profiles of popular dinosaurs, such as the Tyrannosaurus Rex and the Velociraptor, are interspersed with chapters on how dinosaurs ate, slept, and lived. Kids ready to flex their reading muscles can take dino learning to the next level with Dinosaurs!. Special features includ

Aug 17, 2017
Desert climates by Senker, Cath. Desert climates

The climate in a region affects all aspects of life. This book look at the features of desert climate zones. It explores the characteristics of the land and weather in the desert, and how plants, animals, and people have adapted to life in that climate zone. The effects of climate change and other developments in the region are also covered.

Aug 17, 2017
Dams by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. Dams

"The 21st Century Junior Library Extraordinary Engineering series explains how important feats of engineering are accomplished. Dams examines the engineering concepts that make these critical structures possible. Sidebars encourage readers to engage in the material by asking deeper questions or conducting individual research. An activity, full color photos, a glossary, and a listing of additional resources all enhance the learning experience"--

Aug 17, 2017
Cyber spies and secret agents of modern times by Lassieur, Allison, author. Cyber spies and secret agents of modern times

Uses photographs, original sources, maps, timelines, and facts to explore the lives of modern-day spies.

Aug 17, 2017
Bugs! by Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author. Bugs!

Animal Planet introduces information-packed nonfiction chapter books that are just right for pleasure reading and schoolwork. Fly away on a fascinating journey to the world of Bugs!. Meet the fastest flyers and the long-distance travelers--from huge moths and colorful butterflies to busy bees and annoying fleas. Learn about massive locust swarms and hungry caterpillars. Bugs! is the perfect overview for developing readers ready to explore this popular animal subject on their own. Special feature

Aug 17, 2017
Birds by Donner, Erica, author. Birds

"This photo-illustrated book introduces beginning readers to the characteristics of birds. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Aug 17, 2017
Behind-the-scenes music careers by Boone, Mary, 1963- author. Behind-the-scenes music careers

Fascinating facts, fun pictures, and first-person accounts highlight informative text about some of the most interesting jobs that take place behind the scenes in the music industry. Readers will get a glimpse at what it takes to make it as a songwriter, producer, manager, and more and find out what goes on behind the glamour.

Aug 17, 2017
Behind-the-scenes movie careers by Hammelef, Danielle S., author. Behind-the-scenes movie 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 entertainment industry. Readers will get a glimpse at what it takes to make it as a talent agent, location scout, casting director, and more and find out what goes on behind the glamour.

Aug 17, 2017
Baseball's record breakers by Hetrick, Hans, 1973- author. Baseball's record breakers

Looks at some of the most famous records in baseball history, including most homeruns, most stolen bases, and most innings pitched.

Aug 17, 2017
Baseball by Osborne, Mary Pope, author. Baseball

Jack and Annie share facts about baseball and its history, including when it was invented and how it's played.

Aug 17, 2017
Back-to-school projects for a lazy crafternoon by Fields, Stella, author. Back-to-school projects for a lazy crafternoon

"Step-by-step instructions help readers create fun school supplies (alone or with friends) using basic craft supplies."--

Aug 17, 2017
Architecture & construction by Reeves, Diane Lindsey, 1959- author. Architecture & construction

Provides information about careers in architecture and construction, and explains the responsibilities and education needed for each.

Aug 17, 2017
Animal traps and lairs by Spilsbury, Louise, author. Animal traps and lairs

"Engaging images accompany information about animal traps and lairs. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--

Aug 17, 2017
Amphibians by Donner, Erica, author. Amphibians

"This photo-illustrated book introduces beginning readers to the characteristics of amphibians. Includes picture glossary and index"--

Aug 17, 2017
All-terrain sports by Luke, Andrew, author. All-terrain sports

Discusses sports that take place off-road on all-terrains, including BMX, motocross, and supercross.

Aug 17, 2017

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