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125 Cool Inventions by National Geographic Society (U. S.)

125 Cool Inventions

May 17, 2015
125 cool inventions. by

125 cool inventions.

May 23, 2015
125 Cute Animals - Meet the Cutest Critters on the Planet, Including Animals You Never Knew Existed, and Some So Ugly They're Cute by National Geographic Society (U. S.)

125 Cute Animals - Meet the Cutest Critters on the Planet, Including Animals You Never Knew Existed, and Some So Ugly They're Cute

May 17, 2015
125 cute animals - meet the cutest critters on the planet, including animals you never knew existed, and some so ugly, they're cute. by

125 cute animals - meet the cutest critters on the planet, including animals you never knew existed, and some so ugly, they're cute.

May 23, 2015
A butterfly called Hope by Monroe, Mary Alice, author.

A butterfly called Hope

"The colorful flowers in Mama's garden reveal a strange-looking creature. "What is it? Does it sting, does it bite?" Join in this photographic journey as the young girl and her mother care for the caterpillar. Watch as it transforms into a chrysalis and then emerges as a beautiful monarch butterfly. How can the young girl "claim" the butterfly as her own but still let it go free?"--

May 23, 2015
A chicken followed me home! - questions and answers about a familiar fowl by Page, Robin, 1957- author, illustrator.

A chicken followed me home! - questions and answers about a familiar fowl

"A nonfiction picture book exploration of chickens, and all the fascinating things about them--how they fly, what they eat, what the different breeds are, and more"--

May 23, 2015
A nest is noisy by Aston, Dianna Hutts, author.

A nest is noisy

Introduces the world of nests, revealing the variety created by the world's birds, animals, and insects.

May 23, 2015
A place for birds by Stewart, Melissa, author.

A place for birds

Examines the environmental needs of birds around the world and the effect that human behavior has had on their ability to survive, with examples of the efforts being made by scientists and conservationists to save specific species of birds.

May 21, 2015
A timeline history of the thirteen colonies by Pratt, Mary K.

A timeline history of the thirteen colonies

Chronicles the history of the American colonies, from the first English settlement in Jamestown to the growing unrest with Britain that culminated in the American Revolution. --Publisher's description.

May 16, 2015
About dinosaurs by McKay, Sindy.

About dinosaurs

Pictures and text provide an introduction to dinosaurs.

May 23, 2015
Abraham Lincoln by D'Aulaire, Ingri & Edgar Parin

Abraham Lincoln

May 23, 2015
Abraham Lincoln by Mara, Wil.

Abraham Lincoln

This book is a brief overview of the life of the man who was President of the United States during the difficult years of the Civil War, and who issued the Emancipation Proclamation, freeing the slaves.

May 23, 2015
Abraham Lincoln by Mara, Wil.

Abraham Lincoln

Chronicles the life and political career of the sixteenth president.

May 18, 2015
Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author.

Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson

An uplifting portrait of a leading NASA engineer describes her childhood ambition to pursue a life in science, her achievement as her university's first woman to receive a Ph.D. in her field and her pivotal role in building history-making spacecraft. --Publsiher's description.

May 23, 2015
Afghanistan by Ali, Sharifah Enayat, 1943-

Afghanistan

"Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Afghanistan"--Provided by publisher.

May 23, 2015
All kinds of bikes - off-road to easy-riders by Amstutz, Lisa J.

All kinds of bikes - off-road to easy-riders

"Full-color photos and simple text introduce different styles of bicycles"--

May 23, 2015
All kinds of bikes - off-road to easy-riders by Amstutz, Lisa J.

All kinds of bikes - off-road to easy-riders

"Full-color photos and simple text introduce different styles of bicycles"--

May 18, 2015
Alligators and crocodiles by Marsh, Laura, author.

Alligators and crocodiles

"A pair of eyes lurks just above the water's surface. Is it a crocodile or an alligator? Packed with beautiful and engaging photos, kids will learn all about these two reptiles--and find out what makes them different" --

May 21, 2015
Alternate reality game designer Jane Mcgonigal by Suen, Anastasia.

Alternate reality game designer Jane Mcgonigal

Discusses the life of the gaming pioneer, including her childhood love of video games, her early work with alternate reality games, and why she believes that games can solve real-world problems.

May 23, 2015
Alternate reality game designer Jane Mcgonigal by Suen, Anastasia.

Alternate reality game designer Jane Mcgonigal

Discusses the life of the gaming pioneer, including her childhood love of video games, her early work with alternate reality games, and why she believes that games can solve real-world problems.

May 17, 2015
An insider's guide to lacrosse by Jones, Cameron.

An insider's guide to lacrosse

An introduction to lacrosse provides information on its history, the playing field, the rules of the game, strategies, the various positions and their roles, levels of the game, and equipment.

May 23, 2015
Andrew McCutchen - National League MVP by Flynn, Brendan, 1968- author.

Andrew McCutchen - National League MVP

Presents the life and career of the Pittsburgh Pirates star who won the 2013 National League MVP award.

May 19, 2015
Andrew McCutchen - National League MVP by Flynn, Brendan, 1968- author.

Andrew McCutchen - National League MVP

Presents the life and career of the Pittsburgh Pirates star who won the 2013 National League MVP award.

May 23, 2015
Animal mouths by Holland, Mary, 1946-

Animal mouths

May 23, 2015
Animal Sanctuaries by Hicks, Kelli

Animal Sanctuaries

May 17, 2015
Animal sanctuaries by Hicks, Kelli L., author.

Animal sanctuaries

May 23, 2015
Anne Frank - her life by Hoefnagel, Marian, 1950- author.

Anne Frank - her life

Traces the life of the Jewish girl who lived in hiding with seven others in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam and recorded her experience in a diary discovered after her death.

May 23, 2015
Anne Frank - the young writer who told the world her story by Kramer, Ann.

Anne Frank - the young writer who told the world her story

Uses personal writings, family photographs, and primary source quotations to create a scrapbook-style layout which introduces the life of Anne Frank, the young Jewish girl whose diary chronicled the years she and her family hid from the Nazis in an Amsterdam attic.

May 23, 2015
Apollo - god of the sun, healing, music, and poetry by Temple, Teri. author.

Apollo - god of the sun, healing, music, and poetry

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman god Apollo, and discusses his association with prophecy and some of his great deeds.

May 23, 2015
Arctic & Antarctic by Taylor, Barbara, 1954-

Arctic & Antarctic

Shows and describes wildlife found in the polar regions, looks at Inuit clothing and artifacts, and depicts the equipment used by polar explorers.

May 23, 2015
Art installations by Wood, Alix.

Art installations

May 23, 2015
Aviation firefighters by White, Nancy, 1942-

Aviation firefighters

Introduction to airport fire fighters.

May 23, 2015
Aviation firefighters by White, Nancy, 1942-

Aviation firefighters

Details the men and women who fight fires on aircraft or in airports, looking at their responsibilities and gear.

May 17, 2015
Be a meteorologist by Rajczak, Kristen, author.

Be a meteorologist

This accessible book explains the career options of a meteorologist, including television and NASA. It also delves into the past history of meteorology as well as the modern technology that meteorologists now have to aid them.

May 21, 2015
Be a zoologist by Belton, Blair, author.

Be a zoologist

"People pursuing careers in zoology usually focus on certain groups of animals. Herpetologists study reptiles and amphibians, and entomologists are experts on insects. They don't just work at zoos, either. They're teachers, writers, researchers, and more. Some zoologists work in labs and classrooms, while others travel the oceans and trek over mountains. A deep interest in animals and understanding of biology is needed to succeed in this high-interest career. Animal lovers will enjoy learning ab

May 21, 2015
Benjamin Franklin by Mara, Wil.

Benjamin Franklin

Introduces the life and legacy of the colonial printer and scientist who became a leader in the struggle for independence and the establishment of the new nation.

May 23, 2015
Besties, sleepovers, and drama queens - questions and answers about friends by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Besties, sleepovers, and drama queens - questions and answers about friends

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about friendships in a question-answer format"--

May 23, 2015
Besties, sleepovers, and drama queens - questions and answers about friends by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Besties, sleepovers, and drama queens - questions and answers about friends

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about friendships in a question-answer format"--

May 17, 2015
Bicycle basics - let it roll! by Amstutz, Lisa J.

Bicycle basics - let it roll!

"Full-color photos and simple text provide an overview of bicycling"--

May 23, 2015
Bicycle basics - let it roll! by Amstutz, Lisa J.

Bicycle basics - let it roll!

"Full-color photos and simple text provide an overview of bicycling"--

May 17, 2015
Biggest, baddest book of caves by Kuskowski, Alex.

Biggest, baddest book of caves

Introduces caves, describing how they are formed, where they are found, and the unusual creatures that live in them, with examples of some the world's most famous caves.

May 23, 2015
Biggest, baddest book of flight by Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth, 1968- author.

Biggest, baddest book of flight

Provides information on flight and the history of flying, including the first manned flight in a hot air balloon, how helicopters work, and the beginnings of the American space program.

May 23, 2015
Biggest, baddest book of ghosts by DeYoe, Aaron.

Biggest, baddest book of ghosts

Provides information on ghosts, including spirit orbs, poltergeists, and haunted houses.

May 23, 2015
Bike safety - a crash course by Amstutz, Lisa J.

Bike safety - a crash course

"Full-color photos and simple text introduce the basics of bicycle safety"--

May 23, 2015
Book of elements - air & earth by Hutchinson, Barry, author.

Book of elements - air & earth

Flynn and Hugo, characters from the video games from the Skylanders universe, are featured in a handbook that focuses on the air and earth elemental Skylander tribes and their unique and mystical characters.

May 17, 2015
Budgeting, spending and saving by Kemper, Bitsy.

Budgeting, spending and saving

A guide on how to save and spend money in accordance with responsible budgeting.

May 23, 2015
Build Your Own Lego Knights Realm - The Big Unofficial Lego Builder's Book by Klang, Joachim/ Bischoff, Tim/ Honvehlmann, Philipp/ Uhlmann, Lutz

Build Your Own Lego Knights Realm - The Big Unofficial Lego Builder's Book

May 17, 2015
Build your own LEGO knights realm - the big unofficial LEGO builders book by Klang, Joachim.

Build your own LEGO knights realm - the big unofficial LEGO builders book

"This new unofficial Lego builders book combines the fascinating world of medieval knights and other fantasy kingdoms with iconic items and great building ideas all illustrated with easy-to-follow step-by-step building instructions - a real well of inspiration to create your own castles, fortresses and catapults, not forgetting some fantasy figures such as the awesome dragon from Game of Thrones!" - Amazon

May 23, 2015
Bullet trains by Riggs, Kate, author.

Bullet trains

"A kindergarten-level introduction to bullet trains, covering their speed, drivers, role in transportation, and such defining features as their cars"--Provided by publisher.

May 23, 2015
By trolley past Thimbledon Bridge by Bileck, Marvin, author, illustrator.

By trolley past Thimbledon Bridge

Offers fanciful illustrated poems set in a dream-like, colorful world.

May 23, 2015
Canada by Pang, Guek-Cheng, 1950- author.

Canada

Includes information on Canada's geography, history, government, economy, environment as well as Canadians' lifestyle, religion, language, arts, food, leisure and festivals.

May 23, 2015
Capybaras by Schafer, Susan, author.

Capybaras

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and environment of capybaras.

May 21, 2015
Catfish by Hamilton, Sue L., 1959- author.

Catfish

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and environment of catfish.

May 23, 2015
Changing weather by Wilder, Nellie, author.

Changing weather

"It is time to learn how the weather can change."--

May 23, 2015
Christopher Columbus by Wade, Mary Dodson.

Christopher Columbus

Introduces the life and legacy of the explorer whose journey west from Spain in search of China brought knowledge of the Americas to Europe, and describes his later life.

May 23, 2015
City firefighters by Goldish, Meish, author.

City firefighters

"In this book, young readers will learn about firefighters."--

May 23, 2015
Clouds by Delano, Marfe Ferguson, author.

Clouds

Explains how clouds form and profiles different varieties while outlining a range of outdoor-themed activities.

May 16, 2015
Colonial kids - an activity guide to life in the New World by Carlson, Laurie M., 1952-

Colonial kids - an activity guide to life in the New World

Gives instructions for preparing foods, making clothes, and creating other items used by European settlers in America, thereby providing a description of the daily life of these colonists.

May 23, 2015
Command Blocks - The Unofficial Guide to Tips and Tricks That Other Guides Won't Teach You by Miller, Megan

Command Blocks - The Unofficial Guide to Tips and Tricks That Other Guides Won't Teach You

May 17, 2015
Computer engineer Ruchi Sanghvi by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author.

Computer engineer Ruchi Sanghvi

Discusses Sanghvi's early life in India and education in the U.S., as well as how her work as the first female engineer at Facebook helped it become the largest social networking site in the world.

May 23, 2015
Cool art - 50 fantastic facts for kids of all ages by Armstrong, Simon, author.

Cool art - 50 fantastic facts for kids of all ages

Welcome to Cool Art! This fact-tastic book is packed with reasons why art is cooler than you'd ever imagine. Learn why the Mona Lisa has no eyebrows, which artist liked to throw artichokes around, and how to paint like Monet. Discover exactly how strange the Surrealists were, how Duchamp made art out of plumbing, and how art can truly change your life. From Caravaggio to Banksy, the Renaissance to Minimalism, explore the ideas, meaning and techniques behind the world's masterpieces, with a hefty

May 23, 2015
Cool main dishes - easy & fun comfort food by Kuskowski, Alex., author.

Cool main dishes - easy & fun comfort food

"Serve a meal that your friends and family will love! Make a taco pizza, a chicken pie, or even a tasty fettuccine!"--Back cover.

May 23, 2015
Cool treats & sweets - easy & fun comfort food by Kuskowski, Alex.

Cool treats & sweets - easy & fun comfort food

Introduces making baked and chilled desserts; identifies cooking terms, equipment, and ingredients; and shares recipes for such foods as sweet vanilla pudding, raspberry ice cream pie, velvety chocolate cake, and sweet s'more bars.

May 23, 2015
Could an octopus climb a skyscraper? - ... and other questions by De la Bédoyère, Camilla, author.

Could an octopus climb a skyscraper? - ... and other questions

This title provides an introduction into the life of an octopus. By imagining the octopus in everyday scenarios, readers can learn about their size, diet and other features.

May 23, 2015
Could an octopus climb a skyscraper? - ... and other questions by De la Bédoyère, Camilla, author.

Could an octopus climb a skyscraper? - ... and other questions

Offers facts about octopuses and the way they live, including what they eat, how they use the suckers on their tentacles, and where they can be found.

May 17, 2015
Cupid - god of love by Temple, Teri. author.

Cupid - god of love

Tells different versions of the mythological origin of the Roman god Cupid and explains his use of his arrows of love and hate, his place in Roman mythology, and how he is different from, and similar to, the Greek god Eros.

May 23, 2015
Deep-sea fishing by Pendergast, George.

Deep-sea fishing

Deep-sea fishermen know the big fish are always in the oceans. In this exciting book, readers are taken out on the waters of the world's biggest oceans in search of a great catch. From marlin to swordfish, this book shows readers what kind of equipment they'll need to catch the big one.--

May 21, 2015
Delaware - the First State by King, David C.

Delaware - the First State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Delaware.

May 21, 2015
Diana - goddess of hunting and protector of animals by Temple, Teri. author.

Diana - goddess of hunting and protector of animals

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman goddess Diana, and discusses her abilities as goddess of the hunt and some of the punishments she gave to those who offended her.

May 23, 2015
Digital filmmaking for kids for dummies by Willoughby, Nick, author.

Digital filmmaking for kids for dummies

"If you've been bitten by the filmmaking bug—even if you don't have a background in video or access to fancy equipment—Digital Filmmaking For Kids makes it easy to get up and running with digital filmmaking! This fun and friendly guide walks you through a ton of cool projects that introduce you to all stages of filmmaking. Packed with full-color photos, easy-to-follow instruction, and simple examples, it shows you how to write a script, create a storyboard, pick a set, light a scene, master top-

May 23, 2015
Dinosaurs live on! and other fun facts by DiSiena, Laura Lyn, author.

Dinosaurs live on! and other fun facts

"A book of fun facts about fossils, pterodactyls, the T. rex, and more!"--

May 23, 2015
Discovering native North American cultures by Ciovacco, Justine.

Discovering native North American cultures

Introduces the culture of Native Americans, describing their history, interactions with Europeans, and social customs.

May 23, 2015
Disney Infinity - character encyclopedia by Saunders, Catherine, author.

Disney Infinity - character encyclopedia

"Disney Infinity: Character Encyclopedia features all of your favorite Disney and Disney/Pixar characters from Disney's popular video game! Join Woody, Jack Sparrow, Lightning McQueen, Wreck-it Ralph, Sorcerer's Apprentice Mickey, Sulley, Rapunzel, Anna and Elsa, and many more Disney and Disney/Pixar characters as they interact in the wonderful world of Disney Infinity. As readers discover more about each heroes' and villains' vehicles, gadgets, weapons, home worlds, and animals they can learn a

May 16, 2015
Divorce is the worst by Higginbotham, Anastasia, author, illustrator.

Divorce is the worst

"A lovingly crafted picture book speaking to the child's perspective on divorce. The book offers advice, sympathy, and wit to match without being pandering or authoritative. While admitting that divorces are painful, it above all empowers its young reader to cope with and even make the best of a difficult situation"--

May 16, 2015
DK Merriam-Webster children's dictionary. by

DK Merriam-Webster children's dictionary.

May 23, 2015
Drawing amazing animals, drawing wild animals by Colich, Abby, author.

Drawing amazing animals, drawing wild animals

"Gives readers easy instructions on how to draw different wild animals"--

May 17, 2015
Drawing wild animals by Colich, Abby, author.

Drawing wild animals

"Gives readers easy instructions on how to draw different wild animals"--

May 23, 2015
Earth day by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Earth day

"Readers will learn about the origin of Earth Day and the conservation movement in the United States. Key players such as Gaylord Nelson and Denis Hayes are introduced, leading up to the very first Earth Day celebration on April 22, 1970. Also discussed are the changes brought about by Earth Day."--

May 23, 2015
Ellis Island - an interactive history adventure by Burgan, Michael.

Ellis Island - an interactive history adventure

Describes the experiences of immigrants who left their homes in the early 1900s and came to the United States through Ellis Island, in a book where the reader's choices reveal the historical details from three different perspectives.

May 23, 2015
Elvis - the story of the rock and roll King by Christensen, Bonnie, author.

Elvis - the story of the rock and roll King

May 23, 2015
Emily Dickinson by Hinds, Maurene J.

Emily Dickinson

An introduction to the life and career of the beloved 19th-century American poet.

May 23, 2015
Endangered and extinct fish by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Endangered and extinct fish

"Cape seahorses and speartooth sharks are two examples of endangered fish. Few of them exist in the wild. Other fish have already gone extinct. What hurts these animals? What can you do to help?"--

May 23, 2015
Endangered and extinct fish by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Endangered and extinct fish

Looks at some of the endangered and extinct fish that roam or have roamed the Earth, including winter skates, cape seahorses, and megalodons.

May 17, 2015
Endangered and extinct invertebrates by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Endangered and extinct invertebrates

"Oahu tree snails and pink velvet worms are two examples of endangered invertebrates. Few of them exist in the wild. Other invertebrates have already gone extinct. What hurts these animals? What can you do to help?"--Page 4 of cover.

May 23, 2015
Endangered and extinct invertebrates by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Endangered and extinct invertebrates

Looks at some of the endangered and extinct invertebrates that roam or have roamed the Earth, including staghorn coral, white-clawed crayfish, and trilobites.

May 17, 2015
Everyone prays - celebrating faith around the world by Lumbard, Alexis York, 1981-

Everyone prays - celebrating faith around the world

Shows young readers that the practice of prayer can be found in religions around the world.

May 23, 2015
Everyone prays - celebrating faith around the world by Lumbard, Alexis York, 1981-

Everyone prays - celebrating faith around the world

Shows young readers that the practice of prayer can be found in religions around the world.

May 17, 2015
Everything animals by Nichols, Catherine, author.

Everything animals

Provides over two hundred fifty facts about animals, including the oldest living species, a dog's most powerful sense, the most deadly animal, and the differences between African and Asian elephants.

May 23, 2015
Everything space by Nichols, Catherine, author.

Everything space

Provides over two hundred fifty facts about space, including what is the biggest known star in the universe, what is the largest moon in the solar system, and the difference between a comet and an asteroid.

May 23, 2015
Explore 360° Pompeii by Chrisp, Peter, author.

Explore 360° Pompeii

Presents the people, places, and treasures of the Roman city of Pompeii as it was before the volcanic eruption of Vesuvius in 79 A.D. that devastated the city.

May 23, 2015
Favorite horses - breeds girls love by Kolpin, Molly, author.

Favorite horses - breeds girls love

"Photos and text introduce readers to different horse breeds, including specific breed characteristics, features, and origins"--

May 20, 2015
Finding out about wind energy by Doeden, Matt, author.

Finding out about wind energy

"Did you know that the same wind that messes up your hair can be used to create energy? How exactly do you harness the wind? And what is the effect on the environment? Read this book to find out all about wind energy."--Provided by publisher.

May 16, 2015
Fish by Head, Honor, author.

Fish

Describes the life cycle of fishes, from tiny sea horses to giant hammerhead sharks.

May 23, 2015
Fit girl - yoga for fitness and flexibility by Rissman, Rebecca, author.

Fit girl - yoga for fitness and flexibility

"Presents various yoga poses designed to improve fitness and flexibility"--

May 23, 2015
Fit girl - yoga for fitness and flexibility by Rissman, Rebecca.

Fit girl - yoga for fitness and flexibility

"Presents various yoga poses designed to improve fitness and flexibility"--

May 17, 2015
Football fuel - recipes for before, during, and after the big game by Jorgensen, Katrina, author.

Football fuel - recipes for before, during, and after the big game

"A fun cookbook with recipes aimed to prepare student athletes for a game, as well as provide nutritious options during and after the game"--

May 23, 2015
Football fuel - recipes for before, during, and after the big game by Jorgensen, Katrina, author.

Football fuel - recipes for before, during, and after the big game

"A fun cookbook with recipes aimed to prepare student athletes for a game, as well as provide nutritious options during and after the game"--

May 17, 2015
France by Gofen, Ethel, 1937-

France

"Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of France"--Provided by publisher.

May 23, 2015
Freshwater fishing by Pendergast, George.

Freshwater fishing

Freshwater fishing is a great way to cast a line when you're far away from the ocean. There are plenty of big fish to be found in lakes and rivers, and this exciting book will teach readers how to have a great time on the beautiful waterways where freshwater fish are found.

May 21, 2015
Frogs by Simon, Seymour, author.

Frogs

Details the life cycles of frogs and toads while introducing different species that can be found around the world.

May 20, 2015
Genetics expert Joanna L. Kelley by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author.

Genetics expert Joanna L. Kelley

"Growing up, Joanna L. Kelley was quizzed at the dinner table. As an adult, she's answering even tougher questions. Her research helps scientists treat tumors and understand evolution. Learn how Joanna became a genetics superstar."--

May 21, 2015
George Washington Carver by Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-

George Washington Carver

When George Washington Carver grew up, African Americans were not allowed to attend most schools. Yet he never gave up on his intense desire to further his education. Read about how Carver worked to become a top agricultural scientistand how he used his knowledge to better the lives of poor farmers.

May 23, 2015
Germany by Fuller, Barbara, 1961-

Germany

"Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Germany"--Provided by publisher.

May 23, 2015
Girls standing on lawns by

Girls standing on lawns

"Combining vintage photographs from MoMA's collection, original paintings by Kalman inspired by these photographs, and text by Handler, Girls standing on lawns puts on display the creators' shared fascination with anonymous snapshots and the rich lives, memories, and stories they evoke."--Page 4 of cover.

May 23, 2015
Good enough to eat - a kid's guide to food and nutrition by Rockwell, Lizzy.

Good enough to eat - a kid's guide to food and nutrition

Describes the six categories of nutrients needed for good health, how they work in the body, and what foods provide each.

May 23, 2015
Good enough to eat - a kid's guide to food and nutrition by Rockwell, Lizzy.

Good enough to eat - a kid's guide to food and nutrition

Describes the six categories of nutrients needed for good health, how they work in the body, and what foods provide each.

May 17, 2015
Good night yoga - a pose-by-pose bedtime story by Gates, Mariam.

Good night yoga - a pose-by-pose bedtime story

Presents a nightime yoga practice for young children in which they can use their imagination as they do the poses, including bending like a crescent moon, stretching like a tree, arching their back like a cat, and floating like a cloud.

May 23, 2015
Good sports - winning, losing, and everything in between by Kauchak, Therese, 1964-

Good sports - winning, losing, and everything in between

Provides advice on being a great teammate, a good winner, and a gracious loser, as well as dealing with coaches and other aspects of playing sports.

May 23, 2015
Google Glass and robotics innovator Sebastian Thrun by Ventura, Marne.

Google Glass and robotics innovator Sebastian Thrun

Follow Thrun's rise from computer enthusiast to robotics innovator.

May 23, 2015
Google Glass and robotics innovator Sebastian Thrun by Ventura, Marne.

Google Glass and robotics innovator Sebastian Thrun

Discusses the life of the inventor, including his childhood in Germany, his work on service robots, and his work at Google.

May 17, 2015
Greece by DuBois, Jill, 1952-

Greece

May 23, 2015
Groundhog day by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Groundhog day

"Readers will learn about the origin of the holiday in Europe and how it was brought to the United States. Also discussed are the characteristics of groundhogs, as well as the famous groundhogs Punxsutawney Phil and Canada's Wiarton Willie."--

May 23, 2015
Growing good food by Flounders, Anne, author.

Growing good food

In this book, you'll find out why community-supported agriculture is growing fast and how the choices you make at the grocery store can make a big difference in Earth's health as well as your own. Includes step-by-step ideas for taking action, different points of view, an up-close look at relevant careers, and more.

May 23, 2015
Growing good food by Flounders, Anne, author.

Growing good food

Discusses agriculture, the food system, and the benefits of organic farming for the health of people and the planet, and explains the rise of community-supported agriculture.

May 17, 2015
Guess! - research and form a hypothesis by Berne, Emma Carlson.

Guess! - research and form a hypothesis

Presents information about how scientists use the scientific method to research a topic and form a hypothesis, and offers tips on taking notes, organizing one's research, and proving a hypothesis.

May 20, 2015
Hacking fashion - T-shirts by Fontichiaro, Kristin, author.

Hacking fashion - T-shirts

"Learn how to recycle old clothes into brand-new fashions with these fun do-it-yourself activities"--

May 23, 2015
Hacking fashion - T-shirts by Fontichiaro, Kristin, author.

Hacking fashion - T-shirts

"Learn how to recycle old clothes into brand-new fashions with these fun do-it-yourself activities"--

May 17, 2015
Hacks for Minecrafters - command blocks - the unofficial guide to tips and tricks that other guides won't teach you by Miller, Megan, author.

Hacks for Minecrafters - command blocks - the unofficial guide to tips and tricks that other guides won't teach you

May 23, 2015
Hacks for Minecrafters - Redstone - the unofficial guide to tips and tricks that other guides won't teach you by Miller, Megan, author.

Hacks for Minecrafters - Redstone - the unofficial guide to tips and tricks that other guides won't teach you

Packed with expert tips, cheats, and hacks on redstone and with over one hundred screenshots, Hacks for Minecrafters: Redstone shows exactly how the experts wield redstone power and build amazing contraptions. In Minecraft, the risk of attack is ever-present, and players need to utilize every resource available to them, especially redstone.

May 23, 2015
Helen Keller by Mattern, Joanne, 1963-

Helen Keller

Introduces the life and legacy of Helen Keller, the first deaf and blind person to graduate from college.

May 23, 2015
Helen Keller by Mattern, Joanne, 1963-

Helen Keller

Introduces the life and legacy of Helen Keller, the first deaf and blind person to graduate from college.

May 18, 2015
Heroine of the Titanic- the Real Unsinkable Molly Brown by Landau, Elaine

Heroine of the Titanic- the Real Unsinkable Molly Brown

May 23, 2015
High-tech DIY projects with 3D printing by Murphy, Maggie, author.

High-tech DIY projects with 3D printing

Provides information about 3-D printers while offering step-by-step instructions for three-dimensional printer projects, including a key chain and a jumping frog.

May 23, 2015
Hillary Clinton by Shepherd, Jodie.

Hillary Clinton

Introduces young readers to Hillary Clinton, senator, secretary of state, and advocate for the less fortunate.

May 23, 2015
Hillary Clinton by Shepherd, Jodie.

Hillary Clinton

Shares the life of the former secretary of state, including her childhood, her law career, and her charity work.

May 18, 2015
Homing pigeons by Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny, 1972-

Homing pigeons

"In this book, young readers will learn about how homing pigeons are able to carry messages across great distances."--

May 23, 2015
Homing pigeons by Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny, 1972-

Homing pigeons

"In this book, young readers will learn about how homing pigeons are able to carry messages across great distances."--

May 18, 2015
How can I deal with bullying? - a book about respect by Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

How can I deal with bullying? - a book about respect

"What should you do if you see someone bullying another person at school? Is it better to just stay out of it? Or what should you do when your best friend says she won't play with you if you talk to someone she doesn't like? It's really tricky to handle situations like these. But if you show respect for others, it gets easier. This book offers examples of several tough problems and shows what you might do in each situation. See how a little respect can go a long way!"--

May 23, 2015
How can I deal with bullying? - a book about respect by Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

How can I deal with bullying? - a book about respect

Provides information and advice on how to deal with bullies, including how to cope with name-calling, how to stand up to bullies, and how to celebrate Unity Day.

May 17, 2015
How come? - every kid's science questions explained by Wollard, Kathy, author.

How come? - every kid's science questions explained

Why don't we fall off the spinning Earth? How do fireflies glow? Why is the sky blue? Fact-filled and whimsically illustrated throughout, this volume answers more than 175 questions about the world we live in.

May 23, 2015
How do I use a library? by Harasymiw, Therese, author.

How do I use a library?

May 16, 2015
How harmful are fossil fuels? by Chambers, Catherine, 1954-

How harmful are fossil fuels?

May 23, 2015
How to Art Doodle Color Patterns by Scrace, Carolyn

How to Art Doodle Color Patterns

May 23, 2015
How to draw Batman and his friends and foes by Sautter, Aaron.

How to draw Batman and his friends and foes

"Simple, step-by-step instructions teach readers how to draw Batman and his friends and enemies"--

May 23, 2015
How to draw Superman and his friends and foes by Sautter, Aaron.

How to draw Superman and his friends and foes

"Simple step-by-step instructions teach readers how to draw Superman and his friends and enemies"--

May 23, 2015
How to draw the Joker, Lex Luthor, and other DC super-villains by Sautter, Aaron.

How to draw the Joker, Lex Luthor, and other DC super-villains

"Simple step-by-step instructions teach readers how to draw Lex Luthor, the Joker, and several other DC super-villains"--

May 23, 2015
How to draw Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, and other DC super heroes by Sautter, Aaron.

How to draw Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, and other DC super heroes

"Simple step-by-step instructions teach readers how to draw Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, The Flash, and several other DC super heroes"--

May 23, 2015
Hunting gear by Hemstock, Annie Wendt, author.

Hunting gear

Introduces equipment used for hunting, including clothing, weapons, and tools.

May 23, 2015
Hunting laws and safety by Hemstock, Annie Wendt.

Hunting laws and safety

Discusses common safety practices concerning hunting, including licenses and stamps, seasons, and proper attire.

May 23, 2015
I am Lucille Ball by Meltzer, Brad.

I am Lucille Ball

May 23, 2015
I can make a bunch of flowers by Issa, Joanna, author.

I can make a bunch of flowers

"Using simple text and step-by-step instructions alongside clear, labeled photographs, this book shows how to make artificial roses and poppies out of a selection of different household materials"--

May 23, 2015
I can make a bunch of flowers by Issa, Joanna, author.

I can make a bunch of flowers

"Using simple text and step-by-step instructions alongside clear, labeled photographs, this book shows how to make artificial roses and poppies out of a selection of different household materials"--

May 17, 2015
I can make a mask by Issa, Joanna, author.

I can make a mask

"Using simple text and step-by-step instructions alongside clear, labeled photographs, this book shows how to make a selection of different bird masks"--

May 23, 2015
I can make a mask by Issa, Joanna, author.

I can make a mask

"Using simple text and step-by-step instructions alongside clear, labeled photographs, this book shows how to make a selection of different bird masks"--

May 17, 2015
I can make a monster by Issa, Joanna, author.

I can make a monster

"Using simple text and step-by-step instructions alongside clear, labeled photographs, this book shows how to make a monster out of an old sock and pieces of felt"--

May 23, 2015
I can play it safe by Feigh, Alison.

I can play it safe

In a non-threatening way, teaches seven important rules to personal safety, such as safe versus harmful secrets and touches, and gives children the knowledge and confidence they need to make smart choices about their well-being.

May 23, 2015
I wanted to fly like a butterfly - a child's recollections of the Holocaust by Morgenshṭern, Noʻomi.

I wanted to fly like a butterfly - a child's recollections of the Holocaust

May 23, 2015
I'm allergic to bees by Rajczak, Kristen, author.

I'm allergic to bees

Provides information on bee allergies, discussing causes, symptoms, treatments, and ways to avoid being stung.

May 23, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Greece - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Greece - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Greece.

May 23, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Hungary - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Hungary - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Hungary.

May 23, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Peru - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Peru - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Peru.

May 23, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Portugal - a child's introduction to cultures around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Portugal - a child's introduction to cultures around the world

What types of foods would you eat if you lived in Portugal? What kind of games would you play? How would you greet your friends or tell your parents you love them? And where would you and your family go for fun?

May 23, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Scotland - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Scotland - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Scotland.

May 23, 2015
If you were me and lived in... South Korea - a child's introduction to cultures around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... South Korea - a child's introduction to cultures around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in South Korea.

May 23, 2015
Igneous rocks by Owings, Lisa, author.

Igneous rocks

"Get ready to get your hands dirty with Igneous Rocks. With its reader-friendly and interactive approach, this title covers key curriculum Earth science topics in an engaging way. This title explores the natural processes, how geologists study igneous rocks, and how igneous rocks relate to the reader's daily life"--

May 23, 2015
Igneous rocks by Owings, Lisa, author.

Igneous rocks

Introduces igneous rocks, discussing their characteristics; types; the rock cycle; how they are formed, classified, identified, and used; and landforms that are composed of them.

May 17, 2015
Iguanas by Hansen, Grace, author.

Iguanas

Learn all about scaly and cold-blooded iguanas through easy-to-read, simple text.

May 23, 2015
Illinois - the Prairie State by Price-Groff, Claire, author.

Illinois - the Prairie State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Illinois.

May 21, 2015
In Mary's garden by Kügler, Tina, author, illustrator.

In Mary's garden

Introduces Midwestern American artist Mary Nohl as a young girl who is just discovering her talent, and follows her as she transforms her home into a sculpture garden.

May 19, 2015
In Mary's garden by Kügler, Tina, author, illustrator.

In Mary's garden

"While the rest of her classmates were making pastries in cooking classes, Mary Nohl was making art--anything she fancied out of anything she could find. Inspiration struck Mary even when she wasn't looking for it. Mary used common objects to make uncommon art. And one day, her garden was a gallery"--Amazon.com.

May 23, 2015
In the waves by Stella, Lennon, author.

In the waves

A tale written to be sung to the tune of the debut original song by Lennon and Maisy finds the duo sharing a sunny day at the beach complete with boogie boards, homemade lemonade, and a sweet surprise ending.

May 18, 2015
Indianapolis 500 by Scarpati, Kevin, author.

Indianapolis 500

Looks into the history and rules of the five-hundred-mile car race in addition to the people who have played a part in it.

May 23, 2015
Investigating zombies and the living dead by Kamberg, Mary-Lane, 1948-

Investigating zombies and the living dead

Discusses the history and popularity of zombie lore.

May 23, 2015
iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell by Suen, Anastasia.

iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell

Do you spend hours tinkering with projects? Do you also love listening to and collecting music? So did inventor Tony Fadell. He combined two of his passions to create the iPod, the world's most popular music player. Even as a child, Fadell was curious about how things worked. He invented a new processor for his computer and sold it to Apple when he was still a teenager! Years later, Apple reached out to Fadell to create an iPod prototype, and he helped lead the team that revolutionized portable

May 23, 2015
iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell by Suen, Anastasia.

iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell

Discusses the life of the creator of the iPod, including his childhood interests in music and engineering, his early work with PDAs, and his current projects.

May 17, 2015
Ireland by Levy, Patricia, 1951-

Ireland

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Ireland.

May 23, 2015
Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy by Icinori (Publishing studio)

Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy

Equipped with a needle and a rice bowl, Issun Bo^shi, an inch-tall boy, leaves home for the city and finds work as the companion to a nobleman's daughter, whom he uses his wits to save from a gigantic ogre.

May 23, 2015
Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy by Icinori/ Grindell, Nicholas (TRN)

Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy

Equipped with a needle and a rice bowl, Issun Bo^shi, an inch-tall boy, leaves home for the city and finds work as the companion to a nobleman's daughter, whom he uses his wits to save from a gigantic ogre.

May 17, 2015
It came from Ohio! - my life as a writer by Stine, R. L, author.

It came from Ohio! - my life as a writer

A portrait of the author of the Goosebumps series, shares insight into his childhood, education, and literary inspirations, with answers to frequently asked questions about his life, books, and writing style.

May 17, 2015
It came from Ohio! - my life as a writer by Stine, R. L., author.

It came from Ohio! - my life as a writer

A portrait of the author of the Goosebumps series, shares insight into his childhood, education, and literary inspirations, with answers to frequently asked questions about his life, books, and writing style.

May 23, 2015
Italy by Winter, Jane Kohen, 1959-

Italy

May 23, 2015
Jamaica by Sheehan, Sean, 1951-

Jamaica

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Jamaica.

May 21, 2015
Jets by Riggs, Kate, author.

Jets

"A kindergarten-level introduction to jets, covering their speed, pilots, role in transportation, and such defining features as their pointy noses"--Provided by publisher.

May 21, 2015
John Green - star author, vlogbrother, and nerdfighter by Braun, Eric, 1971-

John Green - star author, vlogbrother, and nerdfighter

May 21, 2015
Julia Child - an extraordinary life in words and pictures by Hagar, Erin, author.

Julia Child - an extraordinary life in words and pictures

May 23, 2015
Juno - queen of the gods, goddess of marriage by Temple, Teri. author.

Juno - queen of the gods, goddess of marriage

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman goddess Juno, known as the protector and special counselor of the Roman state and queen of the gods.

May 23, 2015
Jupiter - king of the gods, god of sky and storms by Temple, Teri. author.

Jupiter - king of the gods, god of sky and storms

Tells the different versions of the mythological origin of the Roman god Jupiter, and discusses his war against the Titans, his rule over the gods, the children he begat, and his deeds and adventures.

May 23, 2015
Kofi Kingston by Scheff, Matt, author.

Kofi Kingston

Chronicles the life and career of the popular wrestler from Ghana.

May 23, 2015
Kofi Kingston by Scheff, Matt, author.

Kofi Kingston

Chronicles the life and career of the popular wrestler from Ghana.

May 17, 2015
Learn to Draw Disney's Frozen - Featuring Anna, Elsa, Olaf, and All Your Favorite Characters! by Disney Storybook Artists (COR)

Learn to Draw Disney's Frozen - Featuring Anna, Elsa, Olaf, and All Your Favorite Characters!

May 17, 2015
Learn to draw Disney's Frozen by

Learn to draw Disney's Frozen

May 23, 2015
LEGO by Green, Sara, 1964-

LEGO

"Engaging images accompany information about LEGO. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

May 17, 2015
Lego by Green, Sara, 1964- author.

Lego

"Engaging images accompany information about Lego. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

May 23, 2015
Life story of a salamander by Guillain, Charlotte, author.

Life story of a salamander

"This book tells the life story of a salamander, using simple, concise text and stunning photographs. Read it to discover the unique life cycle and metamorphosis undergone by this fascinating amphibian as it changes from an egg to a larva to a fully grown adult salamander"--

May 23, 2015
Little League World Series by Johnson, Sean, author.

Little League World Series

"Come take a stroll with us onto the perfectly manicured fields in Williamsport just before the first pitch of the Little League World Series"--Back cover.

May 23, 2015
Little Red Riding Hood - 3 beloved tales by Gunderson, Jessica, author.

Little Red Riding Hood - 3 beloved tales

Retells the classic German version of the fairy tale of a girl and a wolf, along with similar tales from Italy and Taiwan.

May 23, 2015
Little Red Riding Hood by Alperin, Mara, author.

Little Red Riding Hood

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother.

May 23, 2015
Little Red Riding Hood by Francia, Giada.

Little Red Riding Hood

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother.

May 23, 2015
Look and see - a what's-not-the-same game by Kontzias, Bill.

Look and see - a what's-not-the-same game

An innovative interactive puzzle book. Eye-catching photographs of toys, trinkets, and more present spot-the-difference puzzles that support early learning skills.

May 23, 2015
Lucky leopards! - and more true stories of amazing animal rescues by Newman, Aline Alexander, author.

Lucky leopards! - and more true stories of amazing animal rescues

Retells the stories of three animal rescues, including two orphaned leopards, a sea turtle, and a loon.

May 23, 2015
Lucky leopards! - and more true stories of amazing animal rescues by Newman, Aline Alexander, author.

Lucky leopards! - and more true stories of amazing animal rescues

Retells the stories of three animal rescues, including two orphaned leopards, a sea turtle, and a loon.

May 17, 2015
Luna and me - the true story of a girl who lived in a tree to save a forest by Kostecki-Shaw, Jenny Sue, author, illustrator.

Luna and me - the true story of a girl who lived in a tree to save a forest

"Social activism combines with environmentalism in this picture book bio of Julia Butterfly Hill and Luna, the thousand-year-old redwood tree whose life she saved"--

May 23, 2015
Lunch lines, tryouts, and making the grade - questions and answers about school by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Lunch lines, tryouts, and making the grade - questions and answers about school

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about school in a question-answer format"--

May 23, 2015
Lunch lines, tryouts, and making the grade - questions and answers about school by Loewen, Nancy, 1964- author.

Lunch lines, tryouts, and making the grade - questions and answers about school

Provides answers to forty questions about school from homework and grades to classmates and extracurricular activities.

May 20, 2015
Mae Jemison by Shepherd, Jodie.

Mae Jemison

A biography of Mae Jemison, the first female African American astronaut.

May 23, 2015
Mae Jemison by Shepherd, Jodie.

Mae Jemison

Introduces the life and legacy of the astronaut, who was the first African American woman to travel into space.

May 18, 2015
Magic vs. Bird in the NCAA final by Daniel, P. K, author.

Magic vs. Bird in the NCAA final

Gives an overview of the historic 1979 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament and the confrontation between Larry Bird and Magic Johnson, looking at the earlier history of the tournament, and the game's legacy.

May 23, 2015
Maine - the Pine Tree State by Hicks, Terry Allan, author.

Maine - the Pine Tree State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Maine.

May 21, 2015
Malala Yousafzai - Nobel Peace Prize winner and education activist by Wang, Andrea, author.

Malala Yousafzai - Nobel Peace Prize winner and education activist

Details the life and work of the education activist, covering her childhood, shooting at the hands of the Taliban, and life in England today.

May 23, 2015
Mars - god of war by Temple, Teri. author.

Mars - god of war

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman god Mars, and discusses his abilities and bloodthirsty temperament and some of his warlike deeds.

May 23, 2015
Math at the Art Museum by Group Majoongmul

Math at the Art Museum

A family explores paintings and other masterpieces at the art museum. The paintings are brilliant and many of them have mathematical dimensions, whether visible or hidden. Elementary math concepts that relate to perspective, composition, symmetry, and other principles turn a stroll through the art museum into an eye-opening adventure.

May 23, 2015
Math at the art museum by Group Majoongmul (COR)/ Kim, Yun-ju (ILT)

Math at the art museum

An introduction to such concepts as patterns, composition, and symmetry explains mathematical properties that can be found in art through the story of a young boy who explores hidden and visible mathematical elements in famous masterpieces.

May 17, 2015
Maya Angelou- A Biography of an Award-Winning Poet and Civil Rights Activist by Agins, Donna Brown

Maya Angelou- A Biography of an Award-Winning Poet and Civil Rights Activist

May 23, 2015
Measuring temperature by Bailer, Darice, author.

Measuring temperature

"Real-world examples and engaging activities guide readers in learning about measuring temperature. Readers practice selecting appropriate measuring tools and units of measurement, converting between units, and solving problems by measuring."--

May 23, 2015
Measuring temperature by Bailer, Darice, author.

Measuring temperature

Explains the basics of temperature and how to measure it, including thermometers, thermostats, and boiling and freezing.

May 17, 2015
Milton Hershey by Ribke, Simone T.

Milton Hershey

Introduces the life and legacy of the entrepreneur, philanthropist, and founder of Hershey Foods, who built a town around his factory with unique housing for his workers and a school for disadvantaged students.

May 23, 2015
Milton Hershey by Ribke, Simone T.

Milton Hershey

Introduces the life and legacy of the entrepreneur, philanthropist, and founder of Hershey Foods, who built a town around his factory with unique housing for his workers and a school for disadvantaged students.

May 18, 2015
Minerva - goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts by Temple, Teri. author.

Minerva - goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts

May 23, 2015
Miniature mammals by Kuskowski, Alex.

Miniature mammals

An introduction to different types of miniature mammals. Includes maps of where the animals live, size charts compared to humans, fun facts and a quick comprehension quiz.

May 23, 2015
Miniature mammals by Kuskowski, Alex.

Miniature mammals

Presents examples of miniature mammals, including the Fennec fox and pygmy hedgehog which are found in Africa and the Pudu´ which is found in South America.

May 18, 2015
Miniature reptiles by Kuskowski, Alex.

Miniature reptiles

Young readers learn about some of the smallest reptiles in the world.

May 23, 2015
Miniature reptiles by Kuskowski, Alex.

Miniature reptiles

Introduces some of the smallest reptiles on Earth, including the pygmy chameleon, the green anole, and the bog turtle, and describes some of their other characteristics.

May 17, 2015
More baby's first signs by Votry, Kim.

More baby's first signs

Provides words, illustrations, and sign language for common objects. On board pages.

May 23, 2015
Myths busted! 3 - just when you thought you knew what you knew by Krieger, Emily, author.

Myths busted! 3 - just when you thought you knew what you knew

"This is the book that will put to rest even more rumors, misconceptions, superstitions, and flat out lies that you hear every day--also known as the book your mom never wanted you to see. Think boys are better at math? Don't bet on it. Think an apple-a-day keeps the doctor away? Better buy some oranges too. Think you evolved from a chimp? You might want to check your sources on that. Be in the know on all kinds of amazing subjects!"--

May 23, 2015
Myths busted! 3 - just when you thought you knew what you knew by Krieger, Emily.

Myths busted! 3 - just when you thought you knew what you knew

"This is the book that will put to rest even more rumors, misconceptions, superstitions, and flat out lies that you hear every day--also known as the book your mom never wanted you to see. Think boys are better at math? Don't bet on it. Think an apple-a-day keeps the doctor away? Better buy some oranges too. Think you evolved from a chimp? You might want to check your sources on that. Be in the know on all kinds of amazing subjects!"--

May 19, 2015
National geographic kids almanac 2016. by

National geographic kids almanac 2016.

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

May 23, 2015
National geographic kids almanac 2016. by National Geographic Society (COR)

National geographic kids almanac 2016.

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

May 17, 2015
Neptune - god of the sea and earthquakes by Temple, Teri. author.

Neptune - god of the sea and earthquakes

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman god Neptune, and discusses his abilities as the god of freshwater and the sea and his reputation for having a violent temper.

May 23, 2015
New Jersey - the Garden State by King, David C., author.

New Jersey - the Garden State

May 21, 2015
Nike by Green, Sara, 1964-

Nike

"Engaging images accompany information about Nike, Inc. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

May 17, 2015
Nike by Green, Sara, 1964- author.

Nike

"Engaging images accompany information about Nike, Inc. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

May 23, 2015
Optical engineering and the science of light by Rooney, Anne.

Optical engineering and the science of light

Examines how optical engineers combine the study of light and vision with the engineering design process to create world-changing instruments and technologies, including how these engineers define problems, find solutions, and build and test models.

May 23, 2015
Optical engineering and the science of light by Rooney, Anne.

Optical engineering and the science of light

Examines how optical engineers combine the study of light and vision with the engineering design process to create world-changing instruments and technologies, including how these engineers define problems, find solutions, and build and test models.

May 17, 2015
Optical Illusions by Scrace, Carolyn

Optical Illusions

May 23, 2015
Pakistan by Sheehan, Sean, 1951-

Pakistan

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Pakistan.

May 21, 2015
PB&J Hooray! - your sandwich's amazing journey from farm to table by Nolan, Janet, author.

PB&J Hooray! - your sandwich's amazing journey from farm to table

Describes the journey a sandwich has made before it is eaten, from planting, farming, and harvesting to production, delivery, and shopping.

May 23, 2015
PB&J Hooray! - your sandwich's amazing journey from farm to table by Nolan, Janet, author.

PB&J Hooray! - your sandwich's amazing journey from farm to table

Describes the journey a sandwich has made before it is eaten, from planting, farming, and harvesting to production, delivery, and shopping.

May 17, 2015
Pennsylvania - the Keystone State by Hart, Joyce, 1954- author.

Pennsylvania - the Keystone State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Pennsylvania.

May 21, 2015
Peyton Manning - NFL MVP and champion by Hammer, Maxwell, author.

Peyton Manning - NFL MVP and champion

Chronicles the life and career of the star quarterback, including his childhood in New Orleans and his Superbowl Championship.

May 23, 2015
Pillbugs by Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman), 1975-

Pillbugs

Learn about the life cycle of the pillbug.

May 23, 2015
Plants vs. zombies - official guide to protecting your brains by Swatman, Simon.

Plants vs. zombies - official guide to protecting your brains

The zombies are coming! Do you how to protect your home? And more importantly, your brains? Based on the smash hit Plants vs. Zombies, this is your essential guide to defeating the zombie horde. -- P.[4] of cover.

May 23, 2015
Pluto - god of the underworld by Temple, Teri. author.

Pluto - god of the underworld

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman god Pluto, and discusses his part in the war with the Titans, his rule over the underworld, and some of his other deeds.

May 23, 2015
Pocahontas and the Powhatans by Donaghey, Reese.

Pocahontas and the Powhatans

May 23, 2015
Pocahontas by Fay, Gail

Pocahontas

May 23, 2015
Pocahontas by Mattern, Joanne, 1963-

Pocahontas

A short biography on Pocahontas, the young American Indian girl who helped the earliest English settlers survive in their new land.

May 23, 2015
Pocahontas by Mattern, Joanne, 1963-

Pocahontas

Introduces the life and legacy of the American Indian girl, whose help was instrumental in the survival of the early English settlers at Jamestown.

May 18, 2015
Pope Francis - Catholic spiritual leader by Woll, Kris, author.

Pope Francis - Catholic spiritual leader

Details the life of the Argentine pontiff, discussing his youth in Buenos Aires, his election as Pope, and his changes since taking office.

May 23, 2015
Prehistoric mammals by Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner, author.

Prehistoric mammals

"From woolly mammoths to saber-toothed cats, prehistoric mammals once roamed Earth. With beautiful and engaging illustrations, authentic photos, and accessible text, kids will learn all about these mighty mammals in this Level 2 reader" --

May 21, 2015
Printing & Other Amazing Techiques by Scrace, Carolyn

Printing & Other Amazing Techiques

May 23, 2015
Pyramids of Giza by Matthews, Sheelagh.

Pyramids of Giza

Provides an overview of the Pyramids of Giza, discussing topics such as its history, chief architect, structural aspects, and construction techniques and materials, and offers information about careers in architecture and construction.

May 23, 2015
Quiz whiz 5 - 1,000 super fun mind-bending totally awesome trivia questions. by

Quiz whiz 5 - 1,000 super fun mind-bending totally awesome trivia questions.

May 23, 2015
Raindrops roll by Sayre, April Pulley, author, illustrator.

Raindrops roll

"In her latest gorgeously photo-illustrated nonfiction picture book, celebrated author April Pulley Sayre sheds new light on the wonders of rain, from the beauty of a raindrop balanced on a leaf to the amazing, never-ending water cycle that keeps our planet in perfect ecological balance."--

May 23, 2015
Rebel Wilson - from stand-up laughs to box-office smash by Schwartz, Heather E.

Rebel Wilson - from stand-up laughs to box-office smash

Profiles the life and career of actress/comedian Rebel Wilson.

May 23, 2015
Remember the a la mode - riddles and puns by Keller, Charles.

Remember the a la mode - riddles and puns

A collection of old and new riddles, including "What did the piece of pie say to the man who was about to eat it?"

May 23, 2015
Rescue and Shelter Cats by Summers, Alex

Rescue and Shelter Cats

May 23, 2015
Rescue and Shelter Dogs by Summers, Alex

Rescue and Shelter Dogs

May 17, 2015
Rescue and shelter dogs by Summers, Alex.

Rescue and shelter dogs

May 23, 2015
Rhode Island - the Ocean State by Petreycik, Rick.

Rhode Island - the Ocean State

May 21, 2015
Rosa Parks by Mara, Wil, author.

Rosa Parks

A brief biography on civil rights activitist Rosa Parks.

May 23, 2015
Rosa Parks by Mara, Wil.

Rosa Parks

A short biography of the famous civil rights figure and her work.

May 18, 2015
Roses by Murray, Peter, 1952 September 29-

Roses

Examines different types of roses and their cultural use as symbols of love.

May 23, 2015
Ruby Bridges by Ribke, Simone T.

Ruby Bridges

A biography on Ruby Bridges and how she stood up against racism and hatred to help integrate Louisiana's school system.

May 23, 2015
Ruby Bridges by Ribke, Simone T.

Ruby Bridges

Introduces the life and legacy of the first African-American student to attend an all-white school in Louisiana.

May 18, 2015
Ruff Ruffman's 44 favorite science activities. by

Ruff Ruffman's 44 favorite science activities.

A treasury of offbeat science projects simplifies the scientific method, provides essential safety information, shares tips for turning activities into science-fair entries, and is complemented by whimsical character commentary.

May 23, 2015
Ruff Ruffman's 44 favorite science activities. by

Ruff Ruffman's 44 favorite science activities.

"Launch a marshmallow catapult! Decode invisible ink! Get ready to get your paw dirty tackling feats of chemistry, physics, and engineering with Ruff Ruffman's 44 favorite science activities. Need a project for school? No problem! Check out the science"--Page 4 of cover.

May 23, 2015
Sailing the Great Barrier Reef by Woolf, Alex, 1964- author.

Sailing the Great Barrier Reef

Provides a first person account of a sailing and diving trip in the Great Barrier Reef, including preparing for the trip, a description of the animals who live in the reef, and survival tips.

May 21, 2015
Saturn - god of sowing of seeds by Temple, Teri. author.

Saturn - god of sowing of seeds

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman god Saturn, and discusses his abilities as the god of agriculture and other peaceful arts.

May 23, 2015
Science experiments with food by Kuskowski, Alex.

Science experiments with food

Offers instructions for carrying out simple experiments at home that demonstrate scientific principles with food.

May 23, 2015
Science experiments with liquid by Kuskowski, Alex.

Science experiments with liquid

Make science simple! This book features easy and fun Science Experiments with Liquid using household items. Young readers can assemble experiments at home from Floating on Liquid Rainbows to Cleaning up Copper. No laboratory needed! Each activity includes easy instructions with how-to photos, and short science explanations. Use fun to introduce math and science to kids. Super simple says it all. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Super SandCastle is an imprint of

May 23, 2015
Science experiments with sight & sound by Kuskowski, Alex.

Science experiments with sight & sound

Offers instructions for carrying out simple experiments at home that demonstrate scientific principles of sight and sound.

May 23, 2015
Scooby-Doo's Laugh-out-loud jokes! by Dahl, Michael, author.

Scooby-Doo's Laugh-out-loud jokes!

May 20, 2015
Scratch for kids for dummies by Breen, Derek, author.

Scratch for kids for dummies

Scratch is a fast, fun, and easy way to get started in computer science. Do you want to make cool games, impressive animations, and become an all-around Scratch super star? You've come to the right place! Packed with full-color photos and easy-to-follow instructions, Scratch For Kids For Dummies makes it easy to get started--even if you've never attempted computer programming or coding. Inside, you'll find out how to design and develop your own games, create amazing animations, interact with the

May 23, 2015
Sea dragons by Meister, Cari, author.

Sea dragons

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about the physical features of sea dragons, how they hide using camouflage, and how they have babies. Includes picture glossary"--

May 23, 2015
Sharks have six senses by Waters, John F., 1930-2012, author.

Sharks have six senses

Combines engaging facts with colorful mixed-media artwork in an introduction to the world of sharks that challenges popular misconceptions, reveals the shark's powerful sixth sense and describes ongoing conservation efforts. --Publisher's description.

May 23, 2015
Siblings, curfews, and how to deal - questions and answers about family life by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Siblings, curfews, and how to deal - questions and answers about family life

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about family life in a question-answer format"--

May 23, 2015
Siblings, curfews, and how to deal - questions and answers about family life by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Siblings, curfews, and how to deal - questions and answers about family life

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about family life in a question-answer format"--

May 17, 2015
Skateboarding skills - [everything a new rider needs to know] by Stutt, Ryan, author.

Skateboarding skills - [everything a new rider needs to know]

From selecting the right board, to learning which way to stand, to landing a kick flip, Skateboarding Skills provides critical instruction for young riders of all experience levels. New riders will learn essential skills to advance their riding ability while experienced riders will learn new tricks to add to their repertoire. Ryan Stutt shows riders the fundamental techniques that will lead them to success as they practice skateboarding's most important and widely used flips, grinds and slides.

May 23, 2015
Skylanders universe. Book of elements - air & earth by Hutchison, Barry, author.

Skylanders universe. Book of elements - air & earth

Fans can continue their exploration into the world of Skylanders with this fourth title in the Book of Elements series: Air & Earth. These 80-page handbooks focus on all the elemental Skylander tribes and their unique and mystical characters.

May 23, 2015
Skylanders universe. Book of elements - fire & water by

Skylanders universe. Book of elements - fire & water

The legendary video game character Spyro the Dragon--star of the Skylanders universe--is featured in a handbook that focuses on the fire and water elemental Skylander tribes and their unique and mystical characters.

May 23, 2015
Skylanders universe. Book of elements - life and undead by

Skylanders universe. Book of elements - life and undead

FILMS, CINEMA. Fans can continue their exploration into the world of Skylanders with this third title in the Book of Elements series: "Life and Undead." These 80-page handbooks focus on all the elemental Skylander tribes and their unique and mystical characters. Ages 7+

May 23, 2015
Skylanders. Giants - Master Eon's official guide. by

Skylanders. Giants - Master Eon's official guide.

May 23, 2015
Sleep, Bear! by Alinsky, Shelby

Sleep, Bear!

May 18, 2015
Sleep, bear! by Alinsky, Shelby, author.

Sleep, bear!

"Follow a bear cub and its family as they prepare to hibernate for the winter. Through engaging text features, such as the vocabulary tree and the wrap-up activity, kids will be introduced to vocabulary in concept groups--helping them make connections between words and expanding their understanding of the world" --

May 23, 2015
Slither, Snake! by Alinsky, Shelby

Slither, Snake!

May 17, 2015
Slither, snake! by Alinsky, Shelby, author.

Slither, snake!

"Meet different kinds of snakes! Find out where they live and what they do. Through engaging text features, such as the vocabulary tree and the wrap-up activity, kids will be introduced to vocabulary in concept groups--helping them make connections between words and expanding their understanding of the world" --

May 23, 2015
South Korea by DuBois, Jill, 1952-

South Korea

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of South Korea.

May 21, 2015
SpaceX and Tesla Motors engineer Elon Musk by Doeden, Matt.

SpaceX and Tesla Motors engineer Elon Musk

An introduction to the life and achievements of the founder of Tesla Motors describes his early achievements in computer programming, his creation of a tech empire, his electric cars designs and his ambition to create an alternative transportation system. --Publisher's description.

May 21, 2015
Spain by Kohen, Elizabeth, 1960-

Spain

"Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Spain"--Provided by publisher.

May 23, 2015
Spin with the spiders by Kenney, Karen Latchana.

Spin with the spiders

Bugs are part of your life every day. You see them flying, crawling, and creeping inside and outside. But have you thought about the bug's world? Explore each creature's body parts, environment, feeding habits, and life cycle to see how it survives in the wild.

May 23, 2015
Strong girl - yoga for building strength by Rissman, Rebecca.

Strong girl - yoga for building strength

"Presents yoga poses designed to promote strength"--

May 23, 2015
Strong girl - yoga for building strength by Rissman, Rebecca.

Strong girl - yoga for building strength

"Presents yoga poses designed to promote strength"--

May 17, 2015
Sturgeon by Hamilton, Sue L., 1959- author.

Sturgeon

This title introduces young readers to the sturgeon, also known as the Living Fossil. Easy-to-read text examines the sturgeon's habitat and distribution. Readers will learn about the sturgeon's color, size, and shape. The fish's anatomy is examined, especially the unique plates that cover the fish's skin. Sturgeon prey is discussed, as are the sturgeon's predators, including human fishers. Bolded glossary terms, phonetic spellings, and an index enhance readability for xtreme ichthyologists. Alig

May 16, 2015
Sweden by Gofen, Ethel, 1937-

Sweden

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Sweden.

May 21, 2015
Tangles, growth spurts, and being you - questions and answers about growing up by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Tangles, growth spurts, and being you - questions and answers about growing up

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about growing up in a question-answer format"--

May 23, 2015
Tangles, growth spurts, and being you - questions and answers about growing up by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Tangles, growth spurts, and being you - questions and answers about growing up

"Provides tween-girl-specific information about growing up in a question-answer format"--

May 17, 2015
Tell Me about the Presidents- Lessons for Today's Kids from America's Leaders by Henry, Mike

Tell Me about the Presidents- Lessons for Today's Kids from America's Leaders

May 23, 2015
Texas - the Lone Star State by Altman, Linda Jacobs, 1943- author.

Texas - the Lone Star State

"Learn about the geography, the history, the people, the government, and the business of the state of Texas."--Provided by publisher.

May 21, 2015
The art of plants vs. zombies by

The art of plants vs. zombies

Collects the concept art and character sketches from the Plants vs. Zombies video game franchise.

May 23, 2015
The best MLB infielders of all time by Monnig, Alex, author.

The best MLB infielders of all time

Looks at some of the best infielders in baseball history, including Honus Wagner, Jackie Robinson, Ozzie Smith, and Derek Jeter.

May 17, 2015
The best MLB infielders of all time by Monnig, Alex.

The best MLB infielders of all time

This book introduces stories of some of the best infielders in MLB history.

May 23, 2015
The best MLB outfielders of all time by Smolka, Bo, 1965-

The best MLB outfielders of all time

This book introduces stories of some of the best outfielders in MLB history.

May 23, 2015
The best MLB outfielders of all time by Smolka, Bo, 1965- author.

The best MLB outfielders of all time

Looks at some of the best outfielders in baseball history, including Joe DiMaggio, Hank Aaron, Rickie Henderson, and Ichiro Suzuki.

May 17, 2015
The blue whale by Desmond, Jenni, author, illustrator.

The blue whale

"The is a gorgeously illustrated nonfiction picture book about the blue whale. It is full of relatable facts from every day life that help to make the size and habits of the blue whale easily comprehensible and engaging."--

May 23, 2015
The encyclopedia of immaturity by

The encyclopedia of immaturity

Presents a series of entries for amusing activities and tricks which include such projects as making a paper boomerang, sending a secret message with a rubber band, and building a domino chain with books and junk items.

May 23, 2015
The founding fathers vs. King George III - the fight for a new nation by Roxburgh, Ellis.

The founding fathers vs. King George III - the fight for a new nation

May 23, 2015
The high score and lowdown on video games by Krensky, Stephen, author.

The high score and lowdown on video games

Learn about the history of video games in this non-fiction level three reader. In this book readers will learn all about how video games came to be, from Pong to Pac-Man and everything in between!

May 21, 2015
The history of Independence Day by Donaghey, Reese.

The history of Independence Day

An introduction to Independence Day, or the Fourth of July, describes the history of the holiday and provides information on how it is celebrated.

May 23, 2015
The Korean War - showdown with China by George, Enzo.

The Korean War - showdown with China

A look at the Korean War through primary documents supplemented with facts and analysis to give the reader a comprehensive grasp of events.

May 21, 2015
The Little Red Hen makes a pizza by Sturges, Philemon.

The Little Red Hen makes a pizza

In this version of the traditional tale, the duck, the dog, and the cat refuse to help the Little Red Hen make a pizza but do get to participate when the time comes to eat it.

May 23, 2015
The octopus scientist - exploring the mind of a mollusk by Montgomery, Sy, author.

The octopus scientist - exploring the mind of a mollusk

Looks at the work of renowned octopus scientist Jennifer Mather and a team of researchers on the island of Moorea, where they work to learn more about octopuses and their behavior.

May 23, 2015
The Salem witch trials by Benoit, Peter, 1955- author.

The Salem witch trials

Discusses the Salem Witch Trials, including their historical context, what happened to the accused, and how the trials changed the American legal system.

May 23, 2015
The Salem witch trials by Benoit, Peter, 1955- author.

The Salem witch trials

Discusses the Salem Witch Trials, including their historical context, what happened to the accused, and how the trials changed the American legal system.

May 17, 2015
The ultimate girls' body book - not-so-silly questions about your body by Larimore, Walter L.

The ultimate girls' body book - not-so-silly questions about your body

Offers information to girls entering puberty on things they should know about their changing bodies, including menstruation, modesty, and sex.

May 23, 2015
The ultimate unofficial guide to Minecraft strategies - everything you need to know to build, explore, attack, and survive in the world of Minecraft by Instructables.com (COR)/ Smith, Nicole (EDT)

The ultimate unofficial guide to Minecraft strategies - everything you need to know to build, explore, attack, and survive in the world of Minecraft

Collects expert advice and detailed instructions for mastering the computer game, covering such topics as how to defend against zombies and building basic utilities, with Minecraft-themed projects, including a pickaxe lamp and an enderman plush.

May 17, 2015
The ultimate unofficial guide to Minecraft® strategies - everything you need to know to build, explore, attack, and survive in the world of Minecraft by Instructables (Firm), author.

The ultimate unofficial guide to Minecraft® strategies - everything you need to know to build, explore, attack, and survive in the world of Minecraft

Page after page of hints, tips, tricks and cheats will help you to become the best Minecraft creator you know!

May 23, 2015
The Vietnam Conflict - war with communism by George, Enzo.

The Vietnam Conflict - war with communism

A collection of primary source documents, fact boxes, and photos and letters from participants form a comprehensive look at United States' role in the Vietnam War.

May 21, 2015
This or that? 3 - even more wacky choices to reveal the hidden you by Mortimer, J. R., author.

This or that? 3 - even more wacky choices to reveal the hidden you

A series of either-or quizzes leads readers to such answers as their ideal career, the species of their inner animal, and their ideal place to live.

May 23, 2015
Thomas Jefferson by Ribke, Simone T.

Thomas Jefferson

May 23, 2015
Tooling around - crafty creatures and the tools they use by Jackson, Ellen, 1943-

Tooling around - crafty creatures and the tools they use

Presents rhyming text with realistic nature artwork in an introduction to animals and the surprising tools used, from a dolphin that protects its nose with a sponge to a deer that bedecks its antlers with mud and grass.

May 17, 2015
Tooling around - crafty creatures and the tools they use by Jackson, Ellen, 1943- author.

Tooling around - crafty creatures and the tools they use

Presents rhyming text with realistic nature artwork in an introduction to animals and the surprising tools used, from a dolphin that protects its nose with a sponge to a deer that bedecks its antlers with mud and grass.

May 23, 2015
Trash talk! - moving toward a zero-waste world by Mulder, Michelle, 1976- author.

Trash talk! - moving toward a zero-waste world

"Humans have always generated garbage, whether it's a chewed-on bone or a broken cell phone. Our landfills are overflowing, but with some creative thinking, stuff we once threw away can become a collection of valuable resources just waiting to be harvested. [This book] digs deep into the history of garbage, from Minoan trash pits to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, and uncovers some of the many innovative ways people all over the world are dealing with waste"--Amazon.com.

May 16, 2015
Tyrannosaurus rex by Carr, Aaron, author.

Tyrannosaurus rex

Learn about Tyrannosaurus Rex.

May 23, 2015
Unusual and awesome jobs in math - stunt coordinator, cryptologist, and more by Simons, Lisa M. B., 1969- author.

Unusual and awesome jobs in math - stunt coordinator, cryptologist, and more

Shares different occupations that require math, including stunt coordinator, cryptologist, and fluid mechanics engineer.

May 23, 2015
Unusual and awesome jobs in sports - pro team mascot, pit crew member, and more by Johnson, Jeremy, 1975-

Unusual and awesome jobs in sports - pro team mascot, pit crew member, and more

Discover fascinating facts, figures, and pictures while learning about the most interesting and extreme jobs in sports. Find out what kind of training it takes to be a pro team mascot, how much money a NASCAR pit crew member makes, and exactly what in the world a Zamboni driver does!

May 23, 2015
Unusual and awesome jobs in sports - pro team mascot, pit crew member, and more by Johnson, Jeremy, 1975-

Unusual and awesome jobs in sports - pro team mascot, pit crew member, and more

Discusses jobs that have to do with sports, including rodeo clown, ice technician, and sports commentator.

May 21, 2015
Venus - goddess of love and beauty by Temple, Teri, author.

Venus - goddess of love and beauty

Tells the mythological origin of the Roman goddess Venus, and discusses how she became a metaphor for sexual love.

May 23, 2015
Vietnam by Seah, Audrey, 1958- author.

Vietnam

Explores the geography, history, culture and beliefs of Vietnam and its people.

May 21, 2015
Virginia - The Old Dominion State by Sullivan, Laura L.

Virginia - The Old Dominion State

May 21, 2015
Vladimir Putin - Russian leader by Sylvan, Lu, author.

Vladimir Putin - Russian leader

Details the life and career of the Russian leader, discussing his childhood, how he got started in politics, and his handling of crises.

May 23, 2015
Wangari Maathai - the woman who planted millions of trees by Prévot, Franck, 1968-

Wangari Maathai - the woman who planted millions of trees

Recounts the life and accomplishments of the environmentalist and Nobel Peace Prize winner.

May 23, 2015
Washington - the Evergreen State by Otfinoski, Steven, author.

Washington - the Evergreen State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Washington.

May 21, 2015
Water is water - a book about the water cycle by Paul, Miranda, author.

Water is water - a book about the water cycle

"A spare, poetic picture book exploring the different phases of the water cycle in surprising and engaging ways"--

May 23, 2015
What are habitats & biomes? by Spilsbury, Louise, author.

What are habitats & biomes?

Describes the different types of biomes on Earth, from oceans and rivers to grasslands and scrublands.

May 20, 2015
What If a Stranger Approaches You? by Guard, Anara

What If a Stranger Approaches You?

May 23, 2015
What is a constellation? by Loria, Laura.

What is a constellation?

May 16, 2015
What is magnetism? by Loria, Laura, author.

What is magnetism?

May 16, 2015
What was D-Day? by Demuth, Patricia, author.

What was D-Day?

"In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, an armada of 7,000 ships carrying 160,000 Allied troops stormed the beaches of Nazi-occupied France. Up until then the Allied forces had suffered serious defeats, yet D-Day, as the invasion was called, spelled the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany and the Third Reich. Readers will dive into the heart of the action and discover how it was planned and carried out and how it overwhelmed the Germans who had been tricked into thinking the attack would

May 23, 2015
What's great about Washington, DC? by Hirsch, Rebecca E.

What's great about Washington, DC?

Provides information on the top ten things to see or do in Washington, DC, including the National Museum of Natural History, Cherry Blossom Festival, and the White House.

May 23, 2015
When the animals saved Earth - an eco-fable by Lumbard, Alexis York, 1981- author.

When the animals saved Earth - an eco-fable

The trial of the millennium: animals vs humans. Brought before the spirit king, and charged by the animals with spreading fear and pain throughout the land, the humans must answer for their actions. Will justice be had? Will balance return to land, sea, and sky? Will the earth be saved?

May 23, 2015
Who is king? - ten magical stories from africa. by Naidoo, Beverley.

Who is king? - ten magical stories from africa.

Collects ten stories of African folklore, from Amharic and Arabic tales to Shona and Zulu lore.

May 23, 2015
Who was Harriet Beecher Stowe? by Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971- author.

Who was Harriet Beecher Stowe?

Examines the life of the nineteenth-century author famous for the novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin," which denounced slavery and intensified the disagreement between the North and South.

May 23, 2015
Who was Jacques Cousteau? by Medina, Nico, 1982- author.

Who was Jacques Cousteau?

Examines the life and accomplishments of the oceanographer Jacques Cousteau, describing his work studying and filming the undersea world.

May 23, 2015
Who was Winston Churchill? by Labrecque, Ellen, author.

Who was Winston Churchill?

Provides an introduction to the life of Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister during World War II.

May 23, 2015
Wild world - an encyclopedia of animals by Johnson, Jinny, 1949-

Wild world - an encyclopedia of animals

Presents the main groups within the animal kingdom -- mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, and invertebrates -- and reveals the similarities and differences between the animals within each group.

May 23, 2015
Women inventors by Indovino, Shaina Carmel.

Women inventors

Profiles such famous women inventors as Margaret Knight, Stephanie Kwolek, and Patsy Sherman.

May 23, 2015
Woodpecker wham! by Sayre, April Pulley, author.

Woodpecker wham!

"Enter woodpecker world and get a bird's eye view of everyday life: hiding from hawks, feeding hungry chicks, and drilling holes to build homes. Woodpeckers are nature's home builders, creating holes that many other animals live in when the woodpeckers move on. A variety of woodpecker species fly through these pages--perhaps some that live near you!"--

May 23, 2015
You can do yoga by Wood, Alix, author.

You can do yoga

Presents information about yoga, including meditation, breathing, exercises, and poses.

May 21, 2015
YouTube founders Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed Karim by Wooster, Patricia.

YouTube founders Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed Karim

Discusses the creators of Youtube, including how they met, their early ideas for the website, and what they are currently doing with their lives.

May 23, 2015
YouTube founders Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed Karim by Wooster, Patricia.

YouTube founders Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed Karim

Discusses the creators of Youtube, including how they met, their early ideas for the website, and what they are currently doing with their lives.

May 17, 2015
Zlatan by Illugi Jökulsson.

Zlatan

"A complete profile of Swedish football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Includes information about his childhood, a record of his famous goals, his successes and disappointments with Barcelona, his family and a discussion of his future as a living legend"--

May 23, 2015
Zlatan by Illugi Jökulsson.

Zlatan

"A complete profile of Swedish football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Includes information about his childhood, a record of his famous goals, his successes and disappointments with Barcelona, his family and a discussion of his future as a living legend"--

May 17, 2015
Zoology for kids - understanding and working with animals by Hestermann, Josh, 1983-

Zoology for kids - understanding and working with animals

This engaging resource provides readers with new knowledge, a healthy respect for the animal kingdom, and the idea that they can pursue animal-related careers and make a difference to preserve and protect the natural world.

May 23, 2015