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Modern dance by Lanier, Wendy Hinote, author. Modern dance

Describes the history and styles of modern dance.

Oct 18, 2017
Monorails by Leighton, Christina, author. Monorails

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces monorails to young readers through leveled text and related photos"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 18, 2017
More girls who rocked the world - heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland by McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968- author. More girls who rocked the world - heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland

"From the inspiring author of Girls Who Rocked the World comes another comprehensive collection of true, inspiring profiles of successful young women throughout history who made their mark on the world before turning twenty. Young women today crave strong, independent role models to look to for motivation. In the follow-up to the bestseller Girls Who Rocked the World, More Girls Who Rocked the World offers a fun and uplifting collection of influential stories with forty-five more movers and shak

Oct 16, 2017
Mr. Potato Head Inventor - George Lerner by Polinsky, Paige V. Mr. Potato Head Inventor - George Lerner

Oct 19, 2017
Murphy's ticket - the goofy start and glorious end of the Chicago Cubs billy goat curse by Herzog, Brad, author. Murphy's ticket - the goofy start and glorious end of the Chicago Cubs billy goat curse

Rhyming text shares how in 1945 the Chicago Cubs were cursed after a billy goat named Murphy was refused a seat at the game, leading to the team's losing streak that lasted until 2016.

Oct 18, 2017
My baseball book by Gibbons, Gail. My baseball book

An introduction to baseball, describing the equipment, playing field, rules, players, and process of the game.

Oct 17, 2017
My home in the desert by Lewis, J. Patrick. My home in the desert

Rhyming text provides facts about such desert animals as road runners, meerkats, and camels.

Oct 19, 2017
My home in the rainforest by Lewis, J. Patrick, author. My home in the rainforest

Did you know that half of the planets animals and plants can be found in the rainforest? There are jaguars, gorillas, boa constrictors, toucans and more in the pages of this book.

Oct 21, 2017
My home in the water by Lewis, J. Patrick, author. My home in the water

Did you know that Earths freshwater and saltwater habitats are teeming with life? There are blue whales, green sea turtles, octopuses, crocodiles, and more in the pages of this book.

Oct 21, 2017
My home on the ice by Lewis, J. Patrick, author. My home on the ice

Rhyming text provides facts about such arctic animals as polar bears, arctic foxes, and snowy albatrosses.

Oct 21, 2017
My journey to the stars by Kelly, Scott, 1964- My journey to the stars

Provided by publisher.

Oct 18, 2017
New Hands, New Life - Robots, Prostheses and Innovation by Mihailidis, Alex/ Andrysek, Jan New Hands, New Life - Robots, Prostheses and Innovation

Oct 18, 2017
Newton and the anti-gravity formula by Novelli, Luca, 1947- author, illustrator. Newton and the anti-gravity formula

Describes the life and accomplishments of the famous physicist and mathematician, detailing the advances he made in the fields of motion, universal gravitation, and calculus.

Oct 19, 2017
Night creepers by Stanek, Linda, author. Night creepers

"Short, lyrical text makes this a perfect naptime or bedtime story. Young readers are introduced to nocturnal animals and their behaviors. Older readers learn more about each animal through sidebar information"--

Oct 22, 2017
Nipêhon = I wait by Nicholson, Caitlin Dale, 1966- author, illustrator. Nipêhon = I wait

A young child, her grandmother and mother are going out to pick wild yarrow. As Grandmother gets ready, the child and her mom wait. Grandmother leads the way to the field of blossoms, where they can finally start to pick ... only now they have to wait for Mom!The simple story, written in Cree and English and accompanied by rich acrylic illustrations, shows the patience, love and humor involved as three generations accommodate one another on a family outing.

Oct 19, 2017
Norman Rockwell - America's best-loved illustrator by Cohen, Joel H. Norman Rockwell - America's best-loved illustrator

A biography of the painter and illustrator who for sixty-five years portrayed America for Americans as they liked to see themselves.

Oct 22, 2017
Norman Rockwell - storyteller with a brush by Gherman, Beverly. Norman Rockwell - storyteller with a brush

Describes the life and work of the popular American artist who depicted both traditional and contemporary subjects, including children, family scenes, astronauts, and the poor.

Oct 22, 2017
Norse myths - tales of Odin, Thor, and Loki by Crossley-Holland, Kevin, author. Norse myths - tales of Odin, Thor, and Loki

Collects tales of Norse mythology featuring the powerful Odin, Thor and his hammer, Mjolnir, Loki, the final battle of Ragnarok, and power stuggles among the figures.

Oct 20, 2017
Northern Lights by Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman), 1975- author. Northern Lights

Simple text introduces young readers to the Northern Lights, explaining why they occur, where they can be seen, and how often they color the sky.

Oct 18, 2017
Not so different / What You Really Want to Ask About Having a Disability by Burcaw, Shane. Not so different / What You Really Want to Ask About Having a Disability

Oct 22, 2017

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