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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 - 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
Life hacks for kids by Keller, Sunny, author. Life hacks for kids

Presents unique craft projects that have been seen on the Life hacks for kids YouTube show, including feather earrings, melted crayon art, a headband holder, and indoor s'mores, and includes questions answered by Sunny.

Oct 18, 2017
Life on Surtsey, Iceland's upstart island / Iceland's Upstart Island by Burns, Loree Griffin, author. Life on Surtsey, Iceland's upstart island / Iceland's Upstart Island

"In this addition to the Scientists in the Field series, readers join scientists as they tackle something unusual in the world of ecosystems: colonization. Not a colonization by people, but one of cells, seeds, spores, and other life forms that blow in, fly in, float in, and struggle to survive on the beautiful but harsh new island of Surtsey."--

Oct 20, 2017
Lights On! - Ike Hoover Electrifies the White House by Becker, Cynthia Simmelink/ Hummel, Benjamin (ILT) Lights On! - Ike Hoover Electrifies the White House

Oct 18, 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 Bryan, Ed, illustrator. 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 19, 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 18, 2017
LOL - a load of laughs and jokes for kids by Yoe, Craig, author. LOL - a load of laughs and jokes for kids

"What do you get when you cross a wacky, jam-packed joke book with a kid who loves to LOL? A load of laughs and jokes for kids in this perfect book for young comedians!"--

Oct 18, 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 19, 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 19, 2017
Malala's magic pencil by Yousafzai, Malala, 1997- author. Malala's magic pencil

Malala's first picture book will inspire young readers everywhere to find the magic all around them. As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil. She would use it to make everyone happy, to erase the smell of garbage from her city, to sleep an extra hour in the morning. But as she grew older, Malala saw that there were more important things to wish for. She saw a world that needed fixing. And even if she never found a magic pencil, Malala realized that she could still work hard

Oct 18, 2017
Mama Africa! - how Miriam Makeba spread hope with her song by Erskine, Kathryn, author. Mama Africa! - how Miriam Makeba spread hope with her song

A harrowing picture biography of civil-rights activist and Grammy Award-winning South African singer Miriam Makeba.

Oct 18, 2017
Many - The Diversity of Life on Earth by Davies, Nicola/ Sutton, Emily (ILT) Many - The Diversity of Life on Earth

Oct 14, 2017
Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial - A Stone of Hope by Mattern, Joanne Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial - A Stone of Hope

Oct 18, 2017
Mary Quant - Miniskirt Maker by Felix, Rebecca Mary Quant - Miniskirt Maker

Oct 20, 2017
Matter changing states by Haelle, Tara, author. Matter changing states

"What make up every single thing in the universe? Teeny tiny specks called atoms. Atoms are the tiniest forms of matter, and matter is everything. Start reading to see what else you can learn about... well, everything!" --

Oct 19, 2017
Mayors by Manley, Erika S., author. Mayors

Discusses the roles of a mayor and how mayors work with the city council.

Oct 20, 2017
Mechanical engineering in the real world by Eboch, M. M. Mechanical engineering in the real world

Mechanical engineers design machines to improve transportation, explore the solar system, and save lives. Mechanical Engineering in the Real Worldexamines the history of this branch of engineering, what mechanical engineers do today, and what's next for the field. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards an

Oct 19, 2017
Meet Cindy Sherman - artist, photographer, chameleon by Greenberg, Jan, 1942- author. Meet Cindy Sherman - artist, photographer, chameleon

"Biography of legendary artist Cindy Sherman"--

Oct 18, 2017

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