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100 things to do before you grow up by Gerry, Lisa, author.

100 things to do before you grow up

Presents ideas for living each day to the fullest such as becoming an explorer, volunteering in the community, learning yoga, and solving a mystery, with tips from real life adventurers and profiles of interesting jobs for kids.

Jul 30, 2014
20 Fun Facts About Asteroids and Comets by Chiger, Arielle

20 Fun Facts About Asteroids and Comets

Jul 25, 2014
20 Fun Facts About Galaxies by Sabatino, Michael

20 Fun Facts About Galaxies

Jul 25, 2014
20 Fun Facts About Gas Giants by Chiger, Arielle

20 Fun Facts About Gas Giants

Jul 25, 2014
20 Fun Facts About Rocky Planets by Niver, Heather Moore

20 Fun Facts About Rocky Planets

Jul 25, 2014
20 Fun Facts About Stars by Rajczak, Kristen

20 Fun Facts About Stars

Jul 25, 2014
20 Fun Facts About the Moon by Nagelhout, Ryan

20 Fun Facts About the Moon

Jul 25, 2014
A Civil War timeline by Fitzgerald, Stephanie.

A Civil War timeline

"In timeline format, covers the chronology of major events of the Civil War"--

Jul 30, 2014
A Civil War timeline by Fitzgerald, Stephanie.

A Civil War timeline

"In timeline format, covers the chronology of major events of the Civil War"--

Jul 29, 2014
A smart girl's guide - money - how to make it, save it, and spend it by Holyoke, Nancy, author.

A smart girl's guide - money - how to make it, save it, and spend it

A practical reference for young girls helps them identify personal spending styles while outlining strategies for earning money, saving funds, and making smart shopping choices as recommended through the advice of other girls.

Jul 30, 2014
A smart girl's guide, middle school - everything you need to know about juggling more homework, more teachers, and more friends! by Williams, Julie (Julie A.), author.

A smart girl's guide, middle school - everything you need to know about juggling more homework, more teachers, and more friends!

"Starting middle school can be scary. But knowing what to expect will make you feel more confident. Packed with tips and fun quizzes, here's the inside scoop on topics like classes, lockers, homework, and getting involved in after-school activities. Get help deciding the best way to introduce yourself to those new classmates. Plus, you'll read letters from other girls who were just as worried about starting middle school, and advice from girls who have already been there"--

Jul 30, 2014
About parrots - a guide for children by Sill, Cathryn P., 1953- author.

About parrots - a guide for children

Presents an introduction to parrots, describing their different types, what they eat, where they live, and how they protect themselves from predators.

Jul 30, 2014
Affenpinschers by Petrie, Kristin, 1970-

Affenpinschers

Examines the history, physical attributes, development, and behavior of the affenpinscher breed. Coat, color, size, and care instructions are also discussed.

Jul 30, 2014
Ali - An American Champion by Denenberg, Barry

Ali - An American Champion

Jul 30, 2014
An ABC of what art can be by McArthur, Meher.

An ABC of what art can be

Rhyming text introduces 26 artistic concepts, one for each letter of the alphabet.

Jul 30, 2014
Animal babies. by

Animal babies.

"Introduction to animal babies using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Animal teachers by Halfmann, Janet, author.

Animal teachers

"Short entries portray how 12 different animals are taught various "lessons." Chicks learn to peck to get their bellies full; a prairie dog pup learns how to spot and warn others about predators; a bottlenose dolphin learns how to recognize its mother's signature call"--

Jul 30, 2014
Animal Trainer by Trueit, Trudi Strain

Animal Trainer

Jul 26, 2014
Animalium by Broom, Jenny/ Scott, Katie (ILT)

Animalium

Jul 30, 2014
Animals everywhere! by Abbott, Simon, 1967- author.

Animals everywhere!

Features facts about animals, including the size of a toucan's bill, how crocodiles hunt for food, and the weight of a bighorn sheep's horns.

Jul 30, 2014
Animals work by Lewin, Ted.

Animals work

Jul 30, 2014
Anna & Solomon by Snyder, Elaine, author.

Anna & Solomon

Based on the story of the author's grandparents' migration to the United States from late-nineteenth-century Russia, shares how Solomon moved to the U.S. first, where he worked to save money for Anna to join him.

Jul 30, 2014
Armond goes to a party - a book about Asperger's and friendship by Carlson, Nancy L, author, illustrator.

Armond goes to a party - a book about Asperger's and friendship

"A boy with Asperger's overcomes his social challenges to help a friend celebrate her birthday"--

Jul 30, 2014
Armored dinosaurs! - the Ornithischians. by

Armored dinosaurs!  - the Ornithischians.

"An introduction to armored and duckbilled dinosaurs, plant-eating dinosaurs that belong to the group called ornithischians, one of the two major groups of dinosaurs. Features include an original drawing of each dinosaur, fun facts, a glossary, and a list of additional resources"--

Jul 30, 2014
Ashley Bryan's puppets by Bryan, Ashley, author.

Ashley Bryan's puppets

Introduces puppets created out of found objects by describing each with a poem.

Jul 30, 2014
Astrology and Astronomy by Stefoff, Rebecca

Astrology and Astronomy

Jul 26, 2014
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder by Tournemille, Harry, author.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

"This insightful title provides an overview of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and other emotional and behavioral disorders, including Oppositional Defiant Disorder. Symptoms, causes, and treatment options and management are discussed"--

Jul 30, 2014
Battle of Gettysburg by Hamilton, John, 1959-

Battle of Gettysburg

Jul 30, 2014
Battle of Gettysburg by Hamilton, John, 1959- author.

Battle of Gettysburg

Offers an overview of the 1863 battle of Gettysburg, looking at the historical context, the leaders involved, the events leading up to the battle, how the battle played out, and the aftermath of the bloody conflict.

Jul 24, 2014
Be aware! - my tips for personal safety by Bellisario, Gina.

Be aware! - my tips for personal safety

"Sophie is on a mission. You can call her Agent S. Like any good spy, Sophie knows how to be safe. She helps her brother stay away from danger too. They watch for speeding cars. They avoid strangers. And they never goof around on the school bus!"--Amazon.com.

Jul 30, 2014
Beautiful ballerinas by Dombey, Elizabeth.

Beautiful ballerinas

"Kids will learn all about ballet: the most famous ballets, the positions, the outfits, the fun, and the hard work! It's not all roses and tutus for ballerinas. Dancing takes hard work and lots of practice"--

Jul 30, 2014
Big book of how. by

Big book of how.

Provides answers to a diverse collection of over five hundred commonly asked questions, covering such areas as animals, buildings, transportation, food, the human body, and going green.

Jul 27, 2014
Big book of what? by Nichols, Catherine.

Big book of what?

Provides answers to a diverse collection of over eight hundred commonly asked factual questions, covering such areas as animals, space, the human body, food, survival, mysteries, and inventions.

Jul 30, 2014
Big book of where by Falken, Linda, author.

Big book of where

Provides answers to a diverse collection of commonly asked geographical questions, presenting over eight hundred facts and figures that cover the entire globe and beyond.

Jul 30, 2014
Big book of why - crazy, cool, & outrageous by Shulman, Mark, 1962- author.

Big book of why - crazy, cool, & outrageous

Packed with hundreds of new brain busting questions with easy to understand answers that made the first Big Book of Why a best seller. The book is divided by subject area, humans, animals, environment/nature, technology and space, and written in an upbeat manner, each answer is accompanied by either a photo or an illustration to show the reasons why.

Jul 30, 2014
Bill and Hillary Clinton - America's first couple by Mapua, Jeff.

Bill and Hillary Clinton - America's first couple

Jul 25, 2014
Birdlike dinosaurs! - small Theropods and prehistoric birds. by

Birdlike dinosaurs! - small Theropods and prehistoric birds.

"An introduction to small theropods, a group of dinosaurs that walked on two legs and that included the meat-eating dinosaurs, and to prehistoric birds. Features include an original drawing of each dinosaur, fun facts, a glossary, and a list of additional resources"--

Jul 30, 2014
Body basics by Coupe, Robert.

Body basics

Presents an overview of the human body, discusses how the parts and systems work, and includes information on growth and aging.

Jul 25, 2014
Body basics by Coupe, Robert.

Body basics

Explains how the many different and complex elerments of the human body work together.

Jul 30, 2014
Brainstorm! - the stories of twenty American kid inventors by Tucker, Tom, 1944-

Brainstorm! - the stories of twenty American kid inventors

Reveals some of the amazing inventions of the past and present that have come from young Americans, ages eight to nineteen.

Jul 30, 2014
Brauner Bär, wen siehst denn du? by Martin, Bill, 1916-2004.

Brauner Bär, wen siehst denn du?

Jul 30, 2014
Brauner Bär, wen siehst denn du? by Martin, Bill, 1916-2004.

Brauner Bär, wen siehst denn du?

Jul 24, 2014
Brown girl dreaming by Woodson, Jacqueline.

Brown girl dreaming

"Jacqueline Woodson, one of today's finest writers, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse. Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s, living with the remnants of Jim Crow and her growing awareness of the Civil Rights movement. Touching and powerful, each poem is both accessible and emotionally charged, each line a glimpse into a

Jul 30, 2014
Building a car by Hammelef, Danielle S., author.

Building a car

"Describes the process of building a car"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Building a motorcycle by Omoth, Tyler.

Building a motorcycle

"Before you can cruise down the highway on two wheels, a lot of work goes into making a motorcycle. How are these amazing machines built? Get ready to find out!" --Publishers description.

Jul 30, 2014
Building a motorcycle by Omoth, Tyler.

Building a motorcycle

"Describes the process of building a motorcycle"--

Jul 24, 2014
Building an airplane by Hammelef, Danielle S, author.

Building an airplane

"Describes the process of building an airplane"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Building the Titanic - The Making of a Doomed Ship by McCollum, Sean

Building the Titanic - The Making of a Doomed Ship

Jul 30, 2014
Buried sunlight - how fossil fuels have changed the Earth by Bang, Molly, author.

Buried sunlight - how fossil fuels have changed the Earth

"It's time to learn about the role of carbon and fossil fuels on planet Earth! As much as our news is packed with articles about the importance of fossil fuels to the world economy and the global warming caused by increased carbon emissions, few people understand what is happening. Now Bang and Chisholm present a clear, concise explanation of the fossil-fuel energy cycle that began with the sun and now runs most of the manufacturing, transportation, and energy use in our world. Here is a stunnin

Jul 30, 2014
Cat whys by Prap, Lila.

Cat whys

Humorous answers to questions about cats plus factual information about cat behavior.

Jul 30, 2014
Children's world atlas by

Children's world atlas

Features detailed maps of different countries and regions around the world, along with information about key political and social issues that have influenced life in each place.

Jul 30, 2014
Choose good food! - my eating tips by Bellisario, Gina.

Choose good food! - my eating tips

A picky eater learns about healthy food choices, visits the supermarket, and prepares a delicious snack.

Jul 30, 2014
Chukfi Rabbit's big, bad bellyache - a trickster tale by Rodgers, Greg.

Chukfi Rabbit's big, bad bellyache - a trickster tale

"Silly kids, tricks are for rabbits! Chukfi Rabbit, that is. The laziest-and hungriest-trickster rabbit there is! Deep in Choctaw Country Chukfi Rabbit is figuring out some way to avoid work at all costs. When Bear, Turtle, Fox, and Beaver agree on an everybody-work-together day to build Ms. Possum a new house, Chukfi Rabbit says he's too busy to help. Until he hears there will be a feast to eat after the work is done: cornbread biscuits, grape dumplings, tanchi labona (a delicious Choctaw corn

Jul 27, 2014
Cody Simpson - Welcome to Paradise - My Journey. by Simpson, Cody.

Cody Simpson - Welcome to Paradise - My Journey.

A look into the life of singing sensation Cody Simpson. Follow Cody as he goes from singing cover songs in his bedroom to opening sold-out concerts for Justin Bieber. This book is perfect for pop music fans and for Cody's Angels.

Jul 30, 2014
Colin Kaepernick by Yomtov, Nelson.

Colin Kaepernick

A biography of Colin Kaepernick, the starting quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers who led his team all the way to the Super Bowl.

Jul 30, 2014
Collins Children's World Atlas by Collins Uk (COR)

Collins Children's World Atlas

Jul 26, 2014
Colours = Farben ; English-German. by

Colours = Farben ; English-German.

Jul 30, 2014
Community helpers. by

Community helpers.

"Introduction to people who work in a community using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Costume parties - planning a party that makes your friends say "wow!" by Jones, Jen.

Costume parties - planning a party that makes your friends say "wow!"

"Learn how to throw a costume party that will go down in history. Discover themes, decorations, food, and planning tips that will kick off the perfect party"--

Jul 30, 2014
Crafting with tissue paper by Petelinsek, Kathleen, author.

Crafting with tissue paper

"Learn how to create a variety of fun craft projects using tissue paper"--

Jul 25, 2014
Cultural traditions in Australia by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Australia

Examines the holidays and festivals of Australia, including ANZAC Day, Ekka Day, and Melbourne Cup Day.

Jul 24, 2014
Cultural traditions in Australia by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Australia

Australia's culture is an interesting mix of ancient traditions passed down by the native peoples, as well as the traditions and culture of England, where most of its immigrant population came from. This book describes how British influence and the traditions, beliefs, and rituals of indigenous peoples have developed into many of the lively and colorful festivals celebrated today. Young readers will also learn how the Australian people celebrate family occasions.

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in Canada by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Canada

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in Egypt by Peppas, Lynn.

Cultural traditions in Egypt

Examines the holidays and festivals of Egypt, including Mawlid, Coptic Christmas, and Abu Simbel Sun Festival.

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in France by Peppas, Lynn.

Cultural traditions in France

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural Traditions in Greece by Peppas, Lynn

Cultural Traditions in Greece

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in Israel by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Israel

Describes the holidays and traditions of Israel including, the national holidays that celebrate events in the Jewish religion, which holidays are observed by the country's many Muslims, and how Israelis celebrate family occasions.

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in Israel by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Israel

Looks at religious, historical, and cultural traditions that occur in Israel.

Jul 24, 2014
Cultural traditions in South Africa by Aloian, Molly, author.

Cultural traditions in South Africa

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in South Africa by Aloian, Molly, author.

Cultural traditions in South Africa

Looks at religious, historical, and cultural traditions that occur in South Africa.

Jul 24, 2014
Cultural traditions in Thailand by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in Thailand

Thailand's culture is a blending of the Buddhist religion and ancient traditions passed down through centuries. This interesting book describes how influences from surrounding countries such as India, China, Cambodia, and others in southeast Asia have helped to develop many of the colorful festivals celebrated today.

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in the United Kingdom by Peppas, Lynn.

Cultural traditions in the United Kingdom

Jul 30, 2014
Cultural traditions in the United Kingdom by Peppas, Lynn.

Cultural traditions in the United Kingdom

Looks at the cultural practices of the United Kingdom, and describes customs celebrating important dates in history, religion, royal ceremonies, and changes in the seasons.

Jul 24, 2014
Cultural traditions in the United States by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in the United States

Looks at religious, historical, and cultural traditions that occur in the United States.

Jul 24, 2014
Cultural traditions in the United States by Aloian, Molly.

Cultural traditions in the United States

Jul 30, 2014
Curious Critters - Marine by Fitzsimmons, David

Curious Critters - Marine

Jul 30, 2014
D-Day by Samuels, Charlie, 1961-

D-Day

Presents the events leading up to and during the Allied invasion of Normandy in 1944.

Jul 30, 2014
Dear wandering wildebeest - and other poems from the water hole by Latham, Irene.

Dear wandering wildebeest - and other poems from the water hole

Jul 30, 2014
Designing early literacy programs - differentiated instruction in preschool and kindergarten by McGee, Lea M., author.

Designing early literacy programs - differentiated instruction in preschool and kindergarten

"This acclaimed teacher resource and course text describes proven ways to accelerate the language and literacy development of young children, including those at risk for reading difficulties. The authors draw on extensive research and classroom experience to present a complete framework for differentiated instruction and early intervention. Strategies for creating literacy-rich classrooms, conducting effective assessments, and implementing targeted learning activities are illustrated with vivid

Jul 25, 2014
Die kleine Raupe Nimmersatt by Carle, Eric.

Die kleine Raupe Nimmersatt

Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food.

Jul 30, 2014
Diggers by Alinas, Marv, author.

Diggers

Buckets, booms, and backhoes are just a few of the cool parts on these interesting machines. Learn more about diggers of all sizes inside! -- Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Dinosaur days by Milton, Joyce, author.

Dinosaur days

"Illus. in full color. Difficult dinosaur names are simplified with phonics."--

Jul 30, 2014
Dinosaur jokes by

Dinosaur jokes

How do dinosaurs pay their bills? With Tyrannosaurus checks! What should you do if a dinosaur sneezes? Why, get out of the way, of course! These are just two of the dinosaur jokes that will have you laughing and rolling on the floor until your stomach is, well, saurus. --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Discovering the Asante kingdom by Cohen, Robert Z.

Discovering the Asante kingdom

Jul 30, 2014
Discovering the empire of Ghana by Cohen, Robert Z., author.

Discovering the empire of Ghana

Jul 30, 2014
Discovering the Empire of Mali by Wolny, Philip.

Discovering the Empire of Mali

Jul 30, 2014
Discovering the kingdom of Benin by Leavitt, Amie Jane, author.

Discovering the kingdom of Benin

Jul 30, 2014
Discovering the Songhay Empire by La Bella, Laura, author.

Discovering the Songhay Empire

Jul 30, 2014
Do plants really eat insects? - questions and answers about the science of plants by Canavan, Thomas, 1956-, author.

Do plants really eat insects? - questions and answers about the science of plants

"Answers common questions young readers have about plants"--

Jul 30, 2014
Does it really rain frogs? - questions and answers about planet Earth by Canavan, Thomas, 1956-, author.

Does it really rain frogs? - questions and answers about planet Earth

"Answers common questions young readers have about weather, space, and other phenomena of planet Earth"--

Jul 30, 2014
Dump trucks by Amoroso, Cynthia.

Dump trucks

What do dump trucks carry? How do they dump their loads? Who drives dump trucks? Learn all about these awesome trucks in this book. --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Dump trucks by Osier, Dan, author.

Dump trucks

Jul 30, 2014
Earth's features. by

Earth's features.

"Introduction to landforms and bodies of water using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Earth's rock cycle by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Earth's rock cycle

Jul 30, 2014
Earthquakes - on shaky ground by McFadzean, Lesley.

Earthquakes - on shaky ground

Jul 30, 2014
Edward Hopper paints his world by Burleigh, Robert.

Edward Hopper paints his world

"As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his craft. And even though no one wanted to buy his paintings for a long time, he never stopped believing in his dream to be an artist. He was fascinated with painting light and shadow and his works explore this challenge.Edward Hopper's story is one of courage, resilience, and determination. In

Jul 30, 2014
Electricians by Minden, Cecilia, author.

Electricians

Electricity is a crucial part of our day-to-day life, but working with it can be a dangerous job. This title allows children to meet the professionals who help control the comforts and necessities provided by electricity.

Jul 30, 2014
Electrifying eco-race cars by Sandler, Michael, 1965-

Electrifying eco-race cars

Describes racecars that are earth-friendly.

Jul 30, 2014
Elephant twins by Sobol, Richard, author, photographer.

Elephant twins

"Exposing children to a diverse range of literary and informational texts, the Core Concepts program helps develop important literacy and cognitive skills necessary to meet many of the Common Core State Standards. Gold Light and Gold Ray are the only known pair of elephant twins in the world! Photojournalist Richard Sobol has masterfully captured the twins' playfulness, as he shows the twins feeding, bathing, napping, and learning with their trainer Pai. Elephant Twins transports readers to Ban

Jul 30, 2014
Elizabeth Cady Stanton in Her Own Words by Shea, Nicole

Elizabeth Cady Stanton in Her Own Words

Jul 30, 2014
Ellis Island by Temple, Bob, author.

Ellis Island

Describes the history of the Ellis Island immigration center and its restoration as a national treasure.

Jul 30, 2014
Endangered and extinct birds by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Endangered and extinct birds

"Northern rockhopper penguins and colorful pufflegs are two examples of endangered birds. Few of them exist in the wild. Other birds have already gone extinct. What hurts these animals? What can you do to help?"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 27, 2014
Endangered and extinct mammals by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Endangered and extinct mammals

"Asian elephants and Mexican long-nosed bats are two examples of endangered mammals. Few of them exist in the wild. Other mammals have already gone extinct. What hurts these animals? What can you do to help?"--

Jul 30, 2014
Endangered and extinct reptiles by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Endangered and extinct reptiles

"Short-nosed sea snakes and blue iguanas are two examples of endangered reptiles. Few of them exist in the wild. Other reptiles have already gone extinct. What hurts these animals? What can you do to help?"--

Jul 30, 2014
Endangered animals of the world by

Endangered animals of the world

Jul 30, 2014
Erosion and weathering by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Erosion and weathering

Jul 30, 2014
Eureka! - the most amazing scientific discoveries of all time by Goldsmith, Mike, 1962- author.

Eureka! - the most amazing scientific discoveries of all time

Describes how some of the most important scientific discoveries and theories came about and offers insights into the lives of the scientists who made the contributions.

Jul 30, 2014
Everything is a poem - the best of J. Patrick Lewis by Lewis, J. Patrick.

Everything is a poem - the best of J. Patrick Lewis

"A delightfully wide-ranging poetry collection taken from previously published and new works by American poet J. Patrick Lewis is illustrated by Italian artist Maria Cristina Pritelli"--

Jul 30, 2014
Explore gravity! by Blobaum, Cindy, 1966- author.

Explore gravity!

Explains the concept of gravity and suggests activities for understanding how gravity works on everyday objects.

Jul 30, 2014
Explorers by Oxlade, Chris, author.

Explorers

Presents the history of exploration, from explorers in ancient times to the discovery and exploration of Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, Antarctica, and outer space.

Jul 30, 2014
Explosives expert by Wood, Alix.

Explosives expert

Jul 30, 2014
Extreme weather by Close, Edward.

Extreme weather

Jul 30, 2014
Eye benders by Gifford, Clive.

Eye benders

Jul 30, 2014
Fall by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Fall

Introduces the season to young readers, including when it occurs, seasonal weather, and the changing colors of leaves.

Jul 30, 2014
Feeding time at the zoo by Shahan, Sherry.

Feeding time at the zoo

Introduces the different types of food that zoo animals eat, from the typical to the unusual.

Jul 30, 2014
Fierce dinosaurs! - the large Theropods. by

Fierce dinosaurs! - the large Theropods.

"An introduction to large theropods, a group of dinosaurs that walked on two legs and that included the meat-eating dinosaurs. Features include an original drawing of each dinosaur, fun facts, a glossary, and a list of additional resources"--

Jul 30, 2014
Fire trucks by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Fire trucks

How do you steer a fire truck? Are all fire trucks alike? Get the basics on these very important rescue machines! --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Firefighters by Minden, Cecilia, author.

Firefighters

A look at fire fighters and what they do.

Jul 30, 2014
Firefighters by Oxlade, Chris, author.

Firefighters

Discusses the tools, vehicles, and equipment firefighters use to put out fires; how they stay safe on the job; and how they help the community.

Jul 30, 2014
Fly, butterfly by Bader, Bonnie, 1961-

Fly, butterfly

"Did you know that every year hundreds of thousands of monarch butterflies migrate 2,500 miles to Mexico for the winter? It takes four generations of butterflies to make the trip, and only the fourth generation lives longer than three weeks. Find out all of this and more in this new book on butterflies!"--

Jul 30, 2014
Football's greatest defenders by Doeden, Matt.

Football's greatest defenders

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro defenders"--

Jul 30, 2014
Football's greatest quarterbacks by Doeden, Matt.

Football's greatest quarterbacks

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro quarterbacks"--

Jul 30, 2014
Football's greatest receivers by Braun, Eric, 1971-

Football's greatest receivers

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro receivers"--

Jul 30, 2014
Football's greatest running backs by Braun, Eric, 1971-

Football's greatest running backs

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to pro running backs"--

Jul 30, 2014
Forest habitats by Ringstad, Arnold, author.

Forest habitats

Discusses the ecology of forests, including the different types of forests in the world, some of the plants and animals found in these forests, and threats to the forest.

Jul 26, 2014
Forklifts by Osier, Dan, author.

Forklifts

Provides details about forklifts, including their parts, how they are used, and the people who operate them.

Jul 30, 2014
Forms of government by Benoit, Peter, 1955-

Forms of government

Examines the different forms of government around the world, including the democracy in the United States, the theocracy in Iran, and the dictatorship in North Korea.

Jul 30, 2014
Franklin D. Roosevelt in His Own Words by Shea, John M.

Franklin D. Roosevelt in His Own Words

Jul 30, 2014
Frederick Douglass - in his own words by Shea, Nicole, 1976-

Frederick Douglass - in his own words

Jul 30, 2014
Friends in the wild by Flounders, Anne, author.

Friends in the wild

Did you know that the grass, trees, and dirt are the habitats or natural homes for insects, birds, and other animals? Learn why biodiversity is important, how the natural homes of various animals are being threatened, and what you can do to preserve and protect our natural environment. Includes step-by-step ideas for taking action, different points of view, an up-close look at relevant careers, and more.

Jul 30, 2014
Friendship bracelets - 35 gorgeous projects to make and give by Hopping, Lucy, author.

Friendship bracelets - 35 gorgeous projects to make and give

Discover beautiful yet simple jewellery to make with and for your friends. You'll love these 35 stunning projects, all made with easy craft techniques such as braiding, macrame and weaving. Many of them use basic materials - embroidery thread, beads and ribbon, with the addition of leather, brass nuts and rhinestones in some of the more advanced projects. Choose from four chapters: So Sweet, with ideas in a pastel palette; Neon Brights, infused with zesty colours and standout features; Nautical

Jul 30, 2014
From leather to basketball shoes by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From leather to basketball shoes

Jul 25, 2014
From plastic to soccer ball by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From plastic to soccer ball

Jul 25, 2014
From steel to bicycle by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From steel to bicycle

Jul 25, 2014
From wood to baseball bat by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From wood to baseball bat

Jul 25, 2014
Gabe & Izzy - standing up for America's bullied by Ford, Gabrielle.

Gabe & Izzy - standing up for America's bullied

Relates the author's personal experiences with bullying, describing how she was harassed as a child because of her degenerative muscle disease and eventually appeared with her similarly disabled dog, Izzy, on Animal Planet before launching a public speaking career.

Jul 30, 2014
Garbage trucks by Alinas, Marv, author.

Garbage trucks

Introduces garbage trucks, describing what they do and their various parts.

Jul 30, 2014
George Balanchine by Seibert, Brian.

George Balanchine

Born of Russian parentage, George Balanchine learned ballet at the Imperial Theater Ballet School, brought his training to the United States and created a legacy that lives on today.

Jul 30, 2014
George Washington's rules to live by - a good manners guide from the father of our country by Kostyal, K. M., 1951-

George Washington's rules to live by - a good manners guide from the father of our country

A modernized adaptation of more than one hundred maxims according to which the first president conducted his life shares insight into Washington's beliefs and the historical events of his time.

Jul 30, 2014
Get outside guide - all things adventure, exploration, and fun! by Honovich, Nancy, author.

Get outside guide - all things adventure, exploration, and fun!

"This fun-filled guide inspires kids to get out of the house and explore the great outdoors where they can discover the wonder and amazement of the world around them, whether in their backyard, across the country, or around the world. Full of fun activities, kids will learn how to make backyard bird baths, explore their local state parks, participate in an outdoor community event, and much more. Activities for every season, spring, summer, winter, and fall will be included to keep kids engaged a

Jul 30, 2014
Get the Scoop on Animal Puke! - From Zombie Ants to Vampire Bats, 251 Cool Facts About Vomit, Regurgitation, & More! by Cusick, Dawn

Get the Scoop on Animal Puke! - From Zombie Ants to Vampire Bats, 251 Cool Facts About Vomit, Regurgitation, & More!

Jul 30, 2014
Giant dinosaurs! - the Sauropods. by

Giant dinosaurs! - the Sauropods.

"An introduction to Sauropods, a group of dinosaurs that walked on four legs and that included the largest of all dinosaurs. Features include an original drawing of each dinosaur, fun facts, a glossary, and a list of additional resources"--

Jul 30, 2014
Giant squid and octopuses by Owen, Ruth, 1967-

Giant squid and octopuses

Jul 30, 2014
Girls race! - amazing tales of women in sports by Allen, Kathy.

Girls race! - amazing tales of women in sports

"Through narrative stories, explores female athletes who have made major contributions to sports and culture"--

Jul 24, 2014
Girls race! - amazing tales of women in sports by Allen, Kathy.

Girls race! - amazing tales of women in sports

"Through narrative stories, explores female athletes who have made major contributions to sports and culture"--

Jul 30, 2014
Girls rebel! - amazing tales of women who broke the mold by Schwartz, Heather E.

Girls rebel! - amazing tales of women who broke the mold

"Through narrative stories, explores females who fought for their beliefs, broke society's rules, and forever changed the world"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Girls rebel! - amazing tales of women who broke the mold by Schwartz, Heather E.

Girls rebel! - amazing tales of women who broke the mold

"Through narrative stories, explores females who fought for their beliefs, broke society's rules, and forever changed the world"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 24, 2014
Girls research! - Amazing tales of female scientists by Phillips, Jennifer, 1962- author.

Girls research! - Amazing tales of female scientists

"Through narrative stories, explores female scientists who have made major contributions in science and culture"--

Jul 30, 2014
Girls rock! - amazing tales of women in music by Tougas, Shelley.

Girls rock! - amazing tales of women in music

"Through narrative stories, explores female muscicians who have made major contributions to music and culture"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Girls rule! - amazing tales of female leaders by Tougas, Shelley.

Girls rule! - amazing tales of female leaders

"Through narrative stories, explores female leaders who have made major contributions in business, government, or other organizations"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Girls rule! - amazing tales of female leaders by Tougas, Shelley.

Girls rule! - amazing tales of female leaders

"Through narrative stories, explores female leaders who have made major contributions in business, government, or other organizations"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 24, 2014
Girls star - amazing tales of Hollywood's leading ladies by Tougas, Shelley.

Girls star - amazing tales of Hollywood's leading ladies

"Through narrative stories, explores actresses who have made major contributions in movies and television"--

Jul 30, 2014
Girls star - amazing tales of Hollywood's leading ladies by Tougas, Shelley.

Girls star - amazing tales of Hollywood's leading ladies

"Through narrative stories, explores actresses who have made major contributions in movies and television"--

Jul 24, 2014
Goatilocks and the three bears by Perl, Erica S.

Goatilocks and the three bears

In this version of the classic tale, a hungry goat pays a visit to the home of the three bears.

Jul 30, 2014
Gold by Shea, Therese, author.

Gold

Gold's qualities as a metal is explored as well as the mining and refining process. Gold's many uses, including in medicine and space technology, is also examined.

Jul 30, 2014
Good food for you. by

Good food for you.

"Introduction to common hobbies and character development using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--

Jul 30, 2014
Gross-out jokes by

Gross-out jokes

Ew, gross! Skunks, spiders, and a giraffe with a runny nose--these are just a few of the disgusting topics that will have young readers bowled over in laughter. From riddles about creepy-crawlies to jokes about rotten eggs, this book makes kids chuckle even while they scrunch up their noses. --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Guys read - true stories by Scieszka, Jon/ Murphy, Jim/ Partridge, Elizabeth/ Hale, Nathan/ Sturm, James

Guys read - true stories

"Jon Scieszka's Guys Read anthology series for tweens turns to nonfiction in its fifth volume, True Stories. The fifth installment in the Guys Read Library of Great Reading features ten stories that are 100% amazing, 100% adventurous, 100% unbelievable--and 100% true. A star-studded group of award-winning nonfiction authors and journalists provides something for every reader, all aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Compiled and edited by real-life literature legend Jon Scieszka, Guys R

Jul 30, 2014
Hades Speaks! - A Guide to the Underworld by the Greek God of the Dead by Shecter, Vicky Alvear/ Larson, J. E. (ILT)

Hades Speaks! - A Guide to the Underworld by the Greek God of the Dead

Jul 30, 2014
Hands-on! - art projects by Lacey, Sue, author.

Hands-on! - art projects

Dive into learning with this hands-on book that explores art. Includes easy-to-make projects and colorful illustrations, educators will love these books as classroom supplements, and parents will love having them to challenge and engage children's minds at home.

Jul 30, 2014
Handy health guide to colds and flu by Silverstein, Alvin.

Handy health guide to colds and flu

"An overview about colds and the flu--how germs are spread, how to treat these diseases, and how to avoid becoming sick"--

Jul 30, 2014
Harlem hellfighters by Lewis, J. Patrick.

Harlem hellfighters

"A regiment of African American soldiers from Harlem journeys across the Atlantic to fight alongside the French in World War I, inspiring a continent with their brand of jazz music"--

Jul 30, 2014
Harley-Davidson - an all-American legend by Roza, Greg, author.

Harley-Davidson - an all-American legend

Jul 30, 2014
Helen Keller in Her Own Words by Kennon, Caroline

Helen Keller in Her Own Words

Jul 30, 2014
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash by Neri, G./ Ford, A.g. (ILT)

Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

Jul 30, 2014
Henry Ford in His Own Words by Nagelhout, Ryan

Henry Ford in His Own Words

Jul 30, 2014
Hope for Winter - The True Story of Two Dolphins' Remarkable Friendship by Yates, David/ Hatkoff, Craig

Hope for Winter - The True Story of Two Dolphins' Remarkable Friendship

Jul 30, 2014
Hotshots by Goldish, Meish.

Hotshots

Details the men and women who fight giant wildfires, a group typically known as "hotshots."

Jul 27, 2014
How can I help? - a book about caring by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

How can I help? - a book about caring

What is the best way to cheer up a friend? How can you help if your mom or dad is grumpy? What can you do to make a classmate feel more included? You care about your family, friends, and maybe even people you don't know well. But sometimes it's hard to show your feelings. This book offers examples of what you can do for others. It shows how being helpful and caring can make you and everyone around you happy. See how a little caring can go a long way!

Jul 30, 2014
How does WiFi work? by Anniss, Matt, author.

How does WiFi work?

Describes how wireless communication technology works; discusses WLANs, hotspots, and network security; and explains how WiFi is used today in doing business, watching television, and online gaming.

Jul 30, 2014
How is my brain like a supercomputer? - and other questions about the human body by Stewart, Melissa, author.

How is my brain like a supercomputer? - and other questions about the human body

"Why do I have a belly button? What happens to the food I eat? Why am I different from everyone else on Earth? All children want to understand how their body works, and this lively illustrated book explains it all, from what DNA is to how their heart pumps blood"--

Jul 30, 2014
How is my brain like a supercomputer? - and other questions about... the human body by Stewart, Melissa, author.

How is my brain like a supercomputer? - and other questions about... the human body

"Why do I have a belly button? What happens to the food I eat? Why am I different from everyone else on Earth? All children want to understand how their body works, and this lively illustrated book explains it all, from what DNA is to how their heart pumps blood"--

Jul 28, 2014
How strong is an ant? - and other questions about... bugs and insects by Carson, Mary Kay, author.

How strong is an ant? - and other questions about... bugs and insects

"In a simple, accessible question-and-answer format, this Good Question! book asks the questions and gives the answers about bugs and insects that young readers really want to know: what the difference is between bugs and insects, how they grow and live, how many bugs and insects there are, and so on. Filled with full-color illustrations showing what's being discussed. Includes list of recommended readings and websites to visit at the back."--

Jul 30, 2014
How to track an elephant by Owens, Henry, author.

How to track an elephant

Jul 30, 2014
I am Albert Einstein by Meltzer, Brad.

I am Albert Einstein

Jul 30, 2014
I am Cleopatra by Norwich, Grace, author.

I am Cleopatra

As the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt, I ruled alone without the help of my husband. I was a powerful and courageous leader, and I passionately loved my people. Much has been written of my beauty, but I was also known for my composure, wit, and strength. I was a queen who was worshipped as a god. I am Cleopatra.

Jul 30, 2014
I am Jazz! by Herthel, Jessica.

I am Jazz!

Jul 30, 2014
I am Malala - how one girl stood up for education and changed the world by Yousafzai, Malala, 1997-

I am Malala - how one girl stood up for education and changed the world

"I Am Malala. This is my story. Malala Yousafzai was only ten years old when the Taliban took control of her region. They said music was a crime. They said women weren't allowed to go to the market. They said girls couldn't go to school. Raised in a once-peaceful area of Pakistan transformed by terrorism, Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. So she fought for her right to be educated. And on October 9, 2012, she nearly lost her life for the cause: She was shot point-blank while

Jul 30, 2014
I am Rosa Parks by Meltzer, Brad.

I am Rosa Parks

Recounts Rosa Parks' daring effort to stand up for herself and other African Americans by helping to end segregation on public transportation.

Jul 30, 2014
I am Rosa Parks by Meltzer, Brad.

I am Rosa Parks

Recounts Rosa Parks' daring effort to stand up for herself and other African Americans by helping to end segregation on public transportation.

Jul 24, 2014
I am the ocean by Marshak, Suzanna.

I am the ocean

A lyrical paean to the ocean, in which the ocean sings the song of itself and all it contains.

Jul 30, 2014
I know about! - the young people's atlas of the world by

I know about! - the young people's atlas of the world

Jul 30, 2014
I wish I had a pet by Rudy, Maggie.

I wish I had a pet

An introduction to the joys and responsibilities of pet ownership via the efforts of several mice who're trying to decide which animal might be right for them.

Jul 30, 2014
If - A Mind-Bending New Way of Looking at Big Ideas and Numbers by Smith, David J./ Adams, Steve (COR)

If - A Mind-Bending New Way of Looking at Big Ideas and Numbers

Jul 25, 2014
If... - a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers by Smith, David J. (David Julian), 1944-, author.

If... - a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers

Author has found clever devices to scale down everything from time lines (the history of Earth compressed into one year), to quantities (all the wealth in the world divided into one hundred coins), to size differences (the planets shown as different types of balls).

Jul 30, 2014
In the forest by Andrews, Alexa.

In the forest

"In this easy reader, kids will have fun seeing photographs and reading about the animals that live in the forest, the plants that grow there, the rivers that flow through them and much more."

Jul 30, 2014
In the rainforest by Duke, Kate, author, illustrator.

In the rainforest

Jul 30, 2014
Intuition - the sixth sense by Reade, Clara, author.

Intuition - the sixth sense

Jul 30, 2014
Investigating a crime scene by Orr, Tamra, author.

Investigating a crime scene

"Use the scientific method to learn how crime scene investigators gather evidence to solve crimes."--

Jul 30, 2014
It's So Amazing! - A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families by Harris, Robie H./ Emberley, Michael (ILT)

It's So Amazing! - A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families

Jul 30, 2014
Jake's bones - [a full-color guide to animal bones from around the world ... and your own backyard!] by McGowan-Lowe, Jake.

Jake's bones - [a full-color guide to animal bones from around the world ... and your own backyard!]

Jul 30, 2014
Jennifer Hudson - a biography of an American music idol by Micklos, John.

Jennifer Hudson - a biography of an American music idol

"Examines the life of Jennifer Hudson, including her childhood in Chicago, her rise to superstardom from American Idol contestant to Grammy and Academy Award winner, her family life, and her music and movie career"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 26, 2014
Joltin' Joe DiMaggio by Winter, Jonah, 1962-

Joltin' Joe DiMaggio

"The baseball legend, Joe DiMaggio's picture book biography"--

Jul 30, 2014
Knock-knock jokes by

Knock-knock jokes

Alex Plain later. Mikey won't fit in this lock. Zizi when you know how. What do Alex, Mikey, and Zizi have in common? They're all the answers to knock-knock jokes! Find out who else is there in this book with jokes from A to Z. --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Learn to draw Disney Minnie & Daisy best friends forever - fabulous fashions. by

Learn to draw Disney Minnie & Daisy best friends forever - fabulous fashions.

Jul 30, 2014
LEGO friends character encyclopedia by Saunders, Catherine, author.

LEGO friends character encyclopedia

A fan's reference to LEGO friends sets and mini-dolls profiles such favorites as Mia, Stephanie, and Andrea, revealing their likes and dislikes, cool outfits, pets, hobbies, vehicles, activities, and secrets.

Jul 30, 2014
Lego Ninjago - The Visual Dictionary by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)

Lego Ninjago - The Visual Dictionary

Jul 30, 2014
Letter carriers by Minden, Cecilia.

Letter carriers

Readers get a peek at this important profession and learn how the men and women who deliver the mail keep our community connected.

Jul 30, 2014
Lewis and Clark in their own words by Levy, Janey, author.

Lewis and Clark in their own words

Jul 30, 2014
Lily - a true story of courage & the Joplin tornado by Mueller, Carolyn E., author.

Lily - a true story of courage & the Joplin tornado

Jul 30, 2014
Little author in the big woods - a biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder by McDonough, Yona Zeldis.

Little author in the big woods - a biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder

"Many girls in elementary and middle school fall in love with the Little House books by Laura Ingalls Wilder. What they don't always realize is that Wilder's books are autobiographical. This narrative biography describes more of the details of the young Laura's real life as a young pioneer homesteading with her family on many adventurous journeys. This biography, complete with charming illustrations, points out the differences between the fictional series as well as the many similarities. It's a

Jul 30, 2014
Little Melba and Her Big Trombone by Russell-Brown, Katheryn/ Morrison, Frank (ILT)

Little Melba and Her Big Trombone

Jul 25, 2014
Logan Lerman - the perks of being an action star by Higgins, Nadia.

Logan Lerman - the perks of being an action star

Jul 30, 2014
Loom magic creatures! - 25 awesome animals and mythical beings for a rainbow of critters by Thomas, Becky, author.

Loom magic creatures! - 25 awesome animals and mythical beings for a rainbow of critters

Learn to make these super imaginative, out-of-this-world projects that will take your rubber band loom projects to the next level. Wow everyone around you with fun and wacky critters. Here are step-by-step instructions and bright color photographs to show you how to make the coolest rubber band projects out there.

Jul 30, 2014
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker 30 - Ninjas and Samurai- a Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House 5- Night of the Ninjas by Osborne, Mary Pope/ Boyce, Natalie Pope/ Murdocca, Sal (ILT)

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker 30 - Ninjas and Samurai- a Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House 5- Night of the Ninjas

Jul 30, 2014
Making noise! - (making sounds) by Spilsbury, Louise.

Making noise! - (making sounds)

This book explains how sounds are made through a variety o f easy-to-understand examples and hands-on experiments.

Jul 30, 2014
Malala Yousafzai and the girls of Pakistan by Aretha, David.

Malala Yousafzai and the girls of Pakistan

When fifteen-year-old Malala Yousafzai spoke out against the Taliban's policy of forbidding education for girls, an attempt was made on her life. This is her story, which also includes information on other hardships faced by young women in Pakistan.

Jul 30, 2014
Malcolm X in His Own Words by Machajewski, Sarah

Malcolm X in His Own Words

Jul 30, 2014
Martin Luther King Jr. - in his own words by Nagelhout, Ryan

Martin Luther King Jr. - in his own words

Jul 30, 2014
Mary Jones and Her Bible by Ropes, Mary

Mary Jones and Her Bible

Jul 30, 2014
Mean 'n' messy monsters by Garbot, Dave, author, illustrator.

Mean 'n' messy monsters

"Mean 'n' Messy Monsters follows the introductory title in the Cartooning for Kids series, Crazy, Zany Cartoon Characters, expanding on its core concepts and teaching young artists to draw a range of fun and unique monsters in true cartooning style. Children will love learning how to reinterpret their favorite popular monsters in cartoon form, as well as design their own menacing characters, all with a colorful, silly touch. Featured sections cover characteristics, expressions, and gestures that

Jul 30, 2014
Meet Arian Foster - football's ultimate rusher by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Arian Foster - football's ultimate rusher

Profiles the running back for the Houston Texans, discussing his time with the Tennessee Volunteers, his professional career and accomplishments, and his work with charities.

Jul 30, 2014
Meet Blake Griffin - basketball's slam dunk king by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Blake Griffin - basketball's slam dunk king

Profiles the power forward for the Los Angeles Clippers, discussing his time with the Oklahoma Sooners, his professional career and accomplishments, and his work with charities to fight childhood obesity and cancer.

Jul 30, 2014
Meet Buster Posey - baseball's superstar catcher by Edwards, Ethan, author.

Meet Buster Posey - baseball's superstar catcher

Highlights the life of catcher, Buster Posey, who was injured in the 2011 season and came back in the 2012 season to help take the World Series Championship.

Jul 30, 2014
Meet Calvin Johnson - football's Megatron by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Calvin Johnson - football's Megatron

Profiles the running back for the Detroit Lions, discussing his time with Georgia Tech, his professional career and accomplishments, and his work with charities.

Jul 30, 2014
Meet Chris Paul - basketball's CP3 by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Chris Paul - basketball's CP3

Profiles the point guard for the Los Angeles Clippers, discussing his time with the Wake Forest Demon Deacons and his professional career and accomplishments.

Jul 30, 2014
Meet Josh Hamilton - baseball's unbelievable comeback by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Josh Hamilton - baseball's unbelievable comeback

Looks at the life and accomplishments of the outfielder for the Los Angeles Angels and discusses the injuries and addiction that derailed his career in 2001.

Jul 30, 2014
Michael Jordan - basketball superstar & commercial icon by Hawkins, Jeff (Sportswriter) author.

Michael Jordan - basketball superstar & commercial icon

Looks at the life and career of the basketball superstar, from his youth in Wilmington, North Carolina to his NBA championships.

Jul 28, 2014
Michael Jordan - basketball superstar & commercial icon by Hawkins, Jeff (Sportswriter), author.

Michael Jordan - basketball superstar & commercial icon

Looks at the life and career of the basketball superstar, from his youth in Wilmington, North Carolina to his NBA championships.

Jul 30, 2014
Minecraft - Combat Handbook- an Official Mojang Book by Scholastic Inc. (COR)

Minecraft - Combat Handbook- an Official Mojang Book

Jul 30, 2014
Minerals by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Minerals

Explains what minerals are, how they are identified, and what they are made of.

Jul 30, 2014
Monster jokes by

Monster jokes

What's a monster's favorite soup? Scream of tomato, of course! What do demons eat for breakfast? Deviled eggs, silly! Any kid can tell you that these monster jokes are so funny it's downright scary. --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Moray eels by Owen, Ruth 1967-

Moray eels

"Once a moray eel has clamped down on a fish, something terrifying happens...a second set of jaws lunges out of its throat and begins to devour its prey! Readers won't be able to turn away as they learn all about the moray eel, its adaptations and habitat, and the dangers it presents to scuba divers.

Jul 30, 2014
More laugh-out-loud jokes for kids by Elliott, Rob, author.

More laugh-out-loud jokes for kids

A collection of one-liners, knock-knock jokes, and tongue twisters.

Jul 30, 2014
Mr. Cornell's Dream Boxes by Winter, Jeanette.

Mr. Cornell's Dream Boxes

Jul 25, 2014
Mr. Ferris and his wheel by Davis, Kathryn, 1946-

Mr. Ferris and his wheel

Jul 30, 2014
Muhammad Ali - boxing legend by Peters, Gregory N.

Muhammad Ali - boxing legend

"Describes the life of boxer Muhammad Ali, from birth to world champion"--

Jul 30, 2014
Mythology by Budzik, Mary Frances, 1955- author.

Mythology

Introduces ancient Greek, Norse, Egyptian, and Roman mythologies, including Zeus, father of the Greek gods, Norse Freyja, goddess of love, beauty, war, and death, and Egyptian Bastet, goddess of cats.

Jul 30, 2014
National Geographic kids ultimate globetrotting world atlas by Isaacs, Sally Senzell, 1950- author.

National Geographic kids ultimate globetrotting world atlas

Provides maps, facts, and photographs about countries and landforms around the world.

Jul 30, 2014
National Geographic student world atlas. by National Geographic Society (U.S.)

National Geographic student world atlas.

Examines the Earth's geologic history, climate, vegetation, population, food, economies, and mineral resources, and offers physical, political, and subject maps of each continent.

Jul 30, 2014
Nature's patterns. by

Nature's patterns.

"Introduction to patterns in nature, such as the movement of stars, the lunar cycle, the seasons, and animal migrations. The volume uses simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index" --

Jul 30, 2014
Nature's places. by

Nature's places.

"Introduction to natural habitats using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--

Jul 30, 2014
Not my girl by Jordan-Fenton, Christy, author.

Not my girl

Two years ago, Margaret left her Arctic home for the outsiders' school. Now she has returned and can barely contain her excitement as she rushes towards her waiting family -- but her mother stands still as a stone. This strange, skinny child, with her hair cropped short, can't be her daughter. "Not my girl!" she says angrily. Margaret's years at school have changed her. Now ten years old, she has forgotten her language and the skills to hunt and fish. She can't even stomach her mother's food. He

Jul 30, 2014
On the Wing by Elliott, David/ Stadtlander, Becca (ILT)

On the Wing

Jul 30, 2014
Our solar system by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

Our solar system

"Blast off into space with Ms. Frizzle and explore our solar system. It's out of this world! The magic School bus Presents our Solar System is packed with incredible photographs,amazing facts, and everthing you ever wanted to know about all eight planets, the Sun, comets, meteors, asteroids, and much, much more." - cover.

Jul 30, 2014
Outlaws, spies, and gangsters - chasing notorious criminals by Scandiffio, Laura, author.

Outlaws, spies, and gangsters - chasing notorious criminals

Jul 30, 2014
Photos framed - a fresh look at the world's most memorable photographs by Thomson, Ruth, author.

Photos framed - a fresh look at the world's most memorable photographs

Explores some of the most famous photographs in history, including Stephen Dalton's "Ladybird Take-off," Charles C. Ebbets' "Lunchtime atop a Skyscraper," and Neil Leifer's "Muhammad Ali versus Sonny Liston."

Jul 30, 2014
Photosynthesis by Zuchora-Walske, Christine.

Photosynthesis

"Explores how photosynthesis constantly powers the inner workings of our world."--

Jul 30, 2014
Physics - investigate the mechanics of nature by Gardner, Jane P, author.

Physics - investigate the mechanics of nature

Provides an introduction to physics, explaining how skateboarders use force and motion to perform tricks, how gravity determines the path of a baseball throw, and how electricity is used to power toasters and put on rock shows.

Jul 30, 2014
Pilots by Minden, Cecilia.

Pilots

Describes what the job of an airline pilot entails, including information on the equipment they use, the uniforms they wear, and the training they need.

Jul 30, 2014
Planes, trains, and cars by Abbott, Simon, 1967- author.

Planes, trains, and cars

Features facts about transportation, including when roller skates were invented, how fast a horse-drawn carriage moves, and how many people use Tokyo's subway trains.

Jul 30, 2014
Planet Earth by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

Planet Earth

Jul 30, 2014
Planets by Tuchman, Gail.

Planets

Jul 30, 2014
Plants around the world. by

Plants around the world.

"Introduction to plants using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Police officer's tools by Hanson, Anders, 1980-

Police officer's tools

"Understanding each tool is made easy with simple definitions and in-use photos that will show kids how police communicate with a two-way radio, the difference between handcuffs and plasticuffs, different parts of a patrol car, and the special training required of a police dog."--

Jul 30, 2014
Pope Francis - the people's pontiff by Machajewski, Sarah.

Pope Francis - the people's pontiff

Jul 25, 2014
Prairie habitats by Miller, Mirella S., author.

Prairie habitats

Jul 30, 2014
Racing driver - how to drive racing cars step by step by Chapman, Giles, author.

Racing driver - how to drive racing cars step by step

Recreates the immediacy and excitement of being behind the wheel of race cars, describing the basic mechanics and providing driving tips for on-track and off-road racing.

Jul 25, 2014
Rags - hero dog of WWI - a true story by Raven, Margot Theis.

Rags - hero dog of WWI - a true story

"A stray dog named Rags befriends a U.S. soldier in Paris, France, during WWI. Rags traveled with the troops carrying messages from the front line to the back. His loyalty kept him by his owner's side until Sergeant Donovan died at the base hospital in Chicago"--

Jul 26, 2014
Rain forest habitats by Ringstad, Arnold, author.

Rain forest habitats

Jul 30, 2014
Rain forest people by Parker, Edward, 1961-

Rain forest people

Provides information relevant to living in a rain forest such as ways to earn a living, various types of rain forests, diverse peoples and their habitats, and issues related to exploitation and conservation.

Jul 30, 2014
Rainy, sunny, blowy, snowy - what are seasons? by Brocket, Jane.

Rainy, sunny, blowy, snowy - what are seasons?

"Combining simple text with gorgeous photos, the latest addition to the Jane Brocket's Clever Concepts series presents the four seasons"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Rally car racing - tearing it up by Howell, Brian, 1974-

Rally car racing - tearing it up

"Learn about the history, courses, competition rules, and the celebrity drivers connected to rally car racing."--

Jul 30, 2014
Restaurant owners by Minden, Cecilia, author.

Restaurant owners

Restaurant owners have some big responsibilities--it's hard to keep customers happy and to make sure that each employee is treated fairly. Exciting photographs and informative text take kids behind the scenes of restaurant management and introduce them to the hard work involved in running a business. -- Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Rivers by Llewellyn, Claire, author.

Rivers

Discusses the role rivers play in the ecosystem, the plants and animals that live in them, and the different ways in which river water is used.

Jul 30, 2014
Robert Griffin III by Yomtov, Nelson.

Robert Griffin III

A profile of football great Robert Griffin III.

Jul 30, 2014
Robots by Shulman, Mark, 1962- author.

Robots

Profiles current robotics technologies while outlining near-future innovations, explaining the components that make up a robot, six primary robot types, and the ways in which robots are helping our world.

Jul 30, 2014
Roman myths - retold from the classic originals by Namm, Diane.

Roman myths - retold from the classic originals

An abridged collection of some of the best-loved Roman myths includes the stories "Romulus and Remus," "Cupid and Psyche," and "Oedipus and the Sphinx" and is complemented by a reference list and family tree of primary gods and goddesses.

Jul 30, 2014
Ronald Reagan by Tucker, Rosalyn.

Ronald Reagan

"Simple text and photographs present a biography of president Ronald Reagan"--

Jul 30, 2014
Run your own babysitting business by Berne, Emma Carlson.

Run your own babysitting business

Jul 30, 2014
Run your own bake sale by Berne, Emma Carlson.

Run your own bake sale

Jul 30, 2014
Run your own car wash by Berne, Emma Carlson.

Run your own car wash

Jul 30, 2014
Runny Babbit - a billy sook by Silverstein, Shel.

Runny Babbit - a billy sook

Runny Babbit's topsy-turvy world is brought to life through wordplay and drawings.

Jul 30, 2014
Russkie Narodnye Skazki by Afanasyev, Alexander

Russkie Narodnye Skazki

Jul 30, 2014
Sally Ride - life on a mission by Macy, Sue.

Sally Ride - life on a mission

"Sally Ride was more than the first woman in space--she was a real-life explorer and adventurer whose life story is a true inspiration for all those who dream big. Most people know Sally Ride as the first American female astronaut to travel in space. But in her lifetime she was also a nationally ranked tennis player, a physicist who enjoyed reading Shakespeare, a university professor, the founder of a company that helped inspire girls and young women to pursue careers in science and math, and a

Jul 30, 2014
School jokes by

School jokes

If you have poor penmanship, you'll never make straight A's! Normally serious subjects such as report cards and the principal's office are suddenly light-hearted and humorous in the context of this colorful collection of jokes. Students and teachers are sure to never look at school the same way again. --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Scuba man - Jacques Cousteau and his amazing underwater invention by Bredeson, Carmen.

Scuba man - Jacques Cousteau and his amazing underwater invention

"Read about Jacques Cousteau's life and the invention of the Aqua-Lung"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 26, 2014
Sea creatures by Jackson, Tom, 1972-

Sea creatures

Jul 30, 2014
Seagull by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author.

Seagull

"Who needs to fly to Africa or visit a safari park, when there is so much wildlife on our doorsteps? This book examines seagulls and discusses where city seagulls live, what they eat, what dangers they face, and why they like living so close to people. Special "spotter's clues" symbols highlighting key seagull behaviors and features are used throughout the book to enable readers to go on their own "city safari" once they have finished reading the book."--

Jul 30, 2014
Searching the sky by Orr, Tamra, author.

Searching the sky

"Use the next generation science standards to learn how meteorites are identified."--

Jul 30, 2014
Seeds and fruit by Waldron, Melanie. author.

Seeds and fruit

"Seeds and fruits carry out vital jobs for all flowering plants. New plants are created from seeds and fruits help to protect and spread those seeds. This book provides readers with a complete and comprehensive understanding of the role of seeds and fruit, their structure and how they are brilliantly designed to do these jobs. Clear diagrams, engaging text, and stunning photographs are used to explain the huge variation in seeds and fruits, what seeds and fruit are for, the parts of a flowering

Jul 30, 2014
Sequoia by Johnston, Tony/ Minor, Wendell (ILT)

Sequoia

Jul 30, 2014
Shape-shifting animals by Lunis, Natalie.

Shape-shifting animals

Looks at eight animals with the ability to dramatically alter their shape, size, and appearance to keep themselves safe from predators.

Jul 24, 2014
Shape-shifting animals by Lunis, Natalie.

Shape-shifting animals

Meet 8 amazing shape-shifting animals that use their abilities to scare off, escape from, or appear less tasty to their enemies. Eye-popping photographs and clear, simple text bring these one-of-a-kind creatures to life.

Jul 30, 2014
Shetland ponies by Dell, Pamela, author.

Shetland ponies

This book gives a physical description of Shetland ponies and describes their history and attributes in work and play.

Jul 30, 2014
Shhh! Listen- hearing sounds by Spilsbury, Louise.

Shhh! Listen- hearing sounds

Jul 30, 2014
Simple bike maintenance - time for a tune-up! by Amstutz, Lisa J.

Simple bike maintenance - time for a tune-up!

"Full-color photos and simple text provide an overview of basic bicycle maintenance"--

Jul 30, 2014
Simply fantastic - an introduction to classical music by Gerhard, Ana, author.

Simply fantastic - an introduction to classical music

Introduces young readers to the magical creatures from the legends and tales that inspired Mozart, Verdi, Tchaikovsky, and other composers, and includes a CD that features twenty excerpts from various recordings, illustrations, and explanatory notes.

Jul 24, 2014
Simply fantastic - an introduction to classical music by Gerhard, Ana.

Simply fantastic - an introduction to classical music

"The words of Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Verdi, and others are introducted to children thorugh the magical beings from legends and clasic tales--including gnomes, fairies, witches, goblins, elves, and wizards--that inspired the composers."--P. [4] of cover.

Jul 30, 2014
Sitting Bull in His Own Words by Mcdonnell, Julia

Sitting Bull in His Own Words

Jul 30, 2014
Skydiver - Saving the Fastest Bird in the World by Godkin, Celia

Skydiver - Saving the Fastest Bird in the World

Jul 30, 2014
Skydiving dogs by Goldish, Meish, author.

Skydiving dogs

"In this book, young readers will learn about the special dogs that assist the U.S. Military by serving as skydiving companions."--

Jul 30, 2014
Skylanders SWAP Force - Master Eon's official guide. by

Skylanders SWAP Force - Master Eon's official guide.

Provides character profiles and strategies for mastering the Skylanders game.

Jul 30, 2014
Skylanders universe chronicles by Bynghall, Steve, author.

Skylanders universe chronicles

Step into the Skylanders universe and discover the epic tales of the Skylanders. Want to find out more about the Arkeyan Conquertron or how trolls fight? Skylanders Universe: The Skylanders Chronicles is the ultimate guide to Skylands, covering all three Skylanders games in unparalleled detail and telling you everything you ever wanted to know about the Skylanders universe. You'll meet the Skylanders' allies and enemies, discover ancient mysteries and learn amazing facts about your favourite her

Jul 30, 2014
Slon Khorton vysizhivaet iaitso by Dr. Seuss

Slon Khorton vysizhivaet iaitso

Jul 30, 2014
Sloths by Murray, Julie, 1969- author.

Sloths

Jul 30, 2014
Snezhnaya Koroleva by Andersen, Hans Christian

Snezhnaya Koroleva

Jul 30, 2014
Sniffer dogs - how dogs (and their noses) save the world by Castaldo, Nancy F. (Nancy Fusco), 1962- author.

Sniffer dogs - how dogs (and their noses) save the world

"Readers will discover how detection dogs are able to use their noses to find everything from people, both alive and dead, to explosives to . . . whale poop. These working dogs work to please, work to play, and work for love."--

Jul 30, 2014
So, you want to work in fashion? - how to break into the world of fashion and design by Wooster, Patricia.

So, you want to work in fashion? - how to break into the world of fashion and design

Jul 30, 2014
Soccer's superstars - the best of the best by Bishop, Amanda.

Soccer's superstars - the best of the best

Jul 30, 2014
Spring by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Spring

Learn about spring, when it is, the weather, and things people do in the spring.

Jul 30, 2014
States and capitals / United We Stand! by Green, Dan, 1975 June 20- author.

States and capitals / United We Stand!

A comprehensive guide to the fifty U.S. states includes fun facts about each state, including their mottos, state birds, flags, and state flowers.

Jul 30, 2014
Stingrays by Owen, Ruth, 1967-

Stingrays

"Some stingrays are small, and some have wingspans of over 20 feet. Some are gentle, passive hunters while others electrocute their prey to death. Those fascinated with the sea will be enthralled with the engaging facts and beautiful underwater photography found within this volume that captures the wonder of these elegant and deadly creatures."--

Jul 30, 2014
Student atlas, world [2013] by

Student atlas, world [2013]

Maps, illustrations, and text describe various aspects of countries of the world including physical features, population, standards of living, natural resources, industries, environmental issues, and climate.

Jul 30, 2014
Summer by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Summer

Learn about summer, when it is, the weather, and things people do in the summer.

Jul 30, 2014
Super sniffers - dog detectives on the job by Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.

Super sniffers - dog detectives on the job

"A dog's nose is 300 times more powerful than a human nose, so it's no wonder that dogs use their incredibly advanced sense of smell to do some very important jobs. Dorothy Hinshaw Patent explores the various ways specific dogs have put their super sniffing ability to use: from bedbug sniffers to explosive detectors to life-saving allergy detectors...and more. This dynamic photo-essay includes first-hand accounts from the people who work closely with these amazing dogs."--

Jul 30, 2014
Surviving accidents and crashes by Lüsted, Marcia Amidon.

Surviving accidents and crashes

Jul 30, 2014
Suzuki - built for speed by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Suzuki - built for speed

Jul 30, 2014
Tastes Like Music - 17 Quirks of the Brain and Body by Birmingham, Maria/ Melnychuk, Monika (ILT)

Tastes Like Music - 17 Quirks of the Brain and Body

Jul 30, 2014
Teachers by Minden, Cecilia.

Teachers

During the school year, we often spend more time with our teachers than anyone else. This book uses exciting photos and informative text to provide a comprehensive overview of the special people who help us learn.

Jul 30, 2014
Television reporters by Cupp, Dave, author.

Television reporters

Television reporters are some of the most recognizable faces and personalities in our community. We tune in to hear about everything from local weather to major world events. This title helps children learn more about the fast-paced career of TV journalism and gives them a glimpse of the amazing work reporters do even when the camera isn't rolling. --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Terrific trains by Shealy, Dennis R., 1969- author.

Terrific trains

"Few travel by trains today, but kids regardless are fascinated by the freight train, passenger trains, the conductor, and even the caboose. Terrific Trains will mix both illustrations and photographs to bring the railroad to life!"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Test pilot by Wood, Alix.

Test pilot

Jul 30, 2014
Thank you, God by Wigger, J. Bradley.

Thank you, God

Jul 25, 2014
The attack on Fort Sumter by Samuels, Charlie, 1961- author.

The attack on Fort Sumter

Examines the battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired in April of 1861.

Jul 26, 2014
The attack on Fort Sumter by Samuels, Charlie.

The attack on Fort Sumter

"The Confederate attack on Fort Sumter in 1861 marked the beginning of the American Civil War. Federal troops eventually surrendered after 36 hours of open fire. The controversial election of Abraham Lincoln, the contentious issue of slavery, and the South's demand for states' rights all factored into this momentous event. This book, an excellent Civil War resource, also delves into other key moments of the war that followed. A detailed timeline, historical paintings, and actual Civil War photog

Jul 30, 2014
The attack on Pearl Harbor by Samuels, Charlie, 1961- author.

The attack on Pearl Harbor

Examines the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, in December of 1941, the event that impelled the United States into World War II.

Jul 26, 2014
The attack on Pearl Harbor by Samuels, Charlie, 1961-, author.

The attack on Pearl Harbor

Examines the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, in December of 1941, the event that impelled the United States into World War II.

Jul 30, 2014
The battles of Lexington and Concord by Samuels, Charlie, 1961- author.

The battles of Lexington and Concord

Examines the battles of Lexington and Concord, the skirmishes that marked the beginning of the American Revolution.

Jul 26, 2014
The battles of Lexington and Concord by Samuels, Charlie, 1961-, author.

The battles of Lexington and Concord

"The Battles of Lexington and Concord are often glossed over in history books as the beginning of the American Revolution in April 1777. However, how they fit in with the events before and after the war are well worth reading about. This book provides a detailed look at these famous battles, including the mysterious first shot of the war, also called 'the shot heard r ound the world.' Beautiful portraits of the events, interesting sidebars offering more information, and a timeline of the entire

Jul 30, 2014
The beavers' busy year by Holland, Mary, 1946- author.

The beavers' busy year

"Along a stream a dam pops out of the water. Beavers are busy at work! These aquatic mammals have unique traits that aid them in building the perfect lodge to raise young beavers and keep predators away. Mary Holland's vibrant photographs document the beavers' activities through the course of a year. Do these beavers ever take a break? Follow along as they pop through the winter ice to begin the busy year of eating bark, building dams and gathering food just in time for winter to come again"--

Jul 30, 2014
The best of college basketball by Peters, Gregory N.

The best of college basketball

"Describes the NCAA College Basketball Tournament, including teams, players, and coaches"--

Jul 30, 2014
The big book of superheroes by King, Bart, 1962-

The big book of superheroes

As a child, Bart King discovered he could punch people into outer space. Sadly, he lost a lot of friends that way. Today, Bart is one of the world's most in-demand superhero experts. So if you're wondering if you have what it takes to be a superhero--of course you do! All you need is a burning desire to fight evildoers.

Jul 30, 2014
The book of North American owls by Sattler, Helen Roney.

The book of North American owls

Provides general information on the behavior of owls and specific information about the physical characteristics and behavior of the twenty-one North American species.

Jul 30, 2014
The case of the vanishing little brown bats - a scientific mystery by Markle, Sandra.

The case of the vanishing little brown bats - a scientific mystery

Jul 30, 2014
The changing environment by Chancellor, Deborah.

The changing environment

Jul 30, 2014
The chocolate chip cookie queen - Ruth Wakefield and her yummy invention by Bredeson, Carmen.

The chocolate chip cookie queen - Ruth Wakefield and her yummy invention

"A biography of Ruth Wakefield's life, and her invention of the chocolate chip cookie"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 - a primary source exploration of the landmark legislation by Schwartz, Heather E, author.

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 - a primary source exploration of the landmark legislation

"Uses primary sources to explore the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964"--

Jul 30, 2014
The Cuban Missile Crisis by Samuels, Charlie, 1961-, author.

The Cuban Missile Crisis

Examines the October 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, the Cold War standoff in which the United States and the Soviet Union--and the world--narrowly escaped nuclear war.

Jul 30, 2014
The Dalai Lama - spiritual leader of the Tibetan people by Nagle, Jeanne, author.

The Dalai Lama - spiritual leader of the Tibetan people

Jul 25, 2014
The Dark Side - Library Edition by Lipkowitz, Daniel

The Dark Side - Library Edition

Jul 30, 2014
The deep dish on pizza by Guidera, Daniel (ILT)/ Krensky, Stephen

The deep dish on pizza

Jul 30, 2014
The Four Elements and the Periodic Table by Stefoff, Rebecca

The Four Elements and the Periodic Table

Jul 25, 2014
The History of Money - From Bartering to Banking by Jenkins, Martin/ Kitamura, Satoshi (ILT)

The History of Money - From Bartering to Banking

Jul 30, 2014
The Hoover Dam by Gabriel, Luke S., author.

The Hoover Dam

Describes the history of the Hoover Dam, why and how it was built, and how it works.

Jul 30, 2014
The human body by Green, Dan, 1975 June 20-

The human body

Jul 30, 2014
The labors of Heracles by Ehrmann, Johanna, author.

The labors of Heracles

Jul 30, 2014
The legend of Saint Nicholas by Grün, Anselm, author.

The legend of Saint Nicholas

Jul 30, 2014
The Negro Leagues by Peters, Gregory N.

The Negro Leagues

"Describes the history of the Negro Leagues, the only option for African-American baseball players until the color barrier was broken in the late 1940s"--

Jul 30, 2014
The official book of me - tips for a lifestyle of health, happiness & wellness by Wallach, Marlene, author.

The official book of me - tips for a lifestyle of health, happiness & wellness

Counsels teens on how to both look and feel great, drawing on the expertise of a teen modeling agency president to offers nutrition and wellness information as well as beauty care tips, negotiation advice, and relaxation techniques.

Jul 25, 2014
The race to the moon - an interactive history adventure by Lassieur, Allison.

The race to the moon - an interactive history adventure

"Describes the space race and the moon landing. Readers' choices reveal various historical details"--

Jul 30, 2014
The raven and the loon by Qitsualik-Tinsley, Rachel, 1953- author.

The raven and the loon

In the time before animals were as they are today, Raven and Loon were both white. Their feathers had no colour at all. Raven spent his days swooping through the sky trying to fight off his incessant boredom, while loon spent her days in her iglu working away on her sewing. One day, too bored to even fly, Raven visited Loon and suggested a sewing game that would give their feathers some much-needed colour. The results--not at all what the two birds expected--led to Raven and Loon acquiring their

Jul 30, 2014
The right word - Roget and his thesaurus by Bryant, Jennifer.

The right word - Roget and his thesaurus

Jul 30, 2014
The science of bicycle racing by Slade, Suzanne, author.

The science of bicycle racing

Watching a bicycle race is exciting, but have you ever wondered about the science behind the speed? From before riders reach the track until they blaze across the finish line, science plays a key role. Find out about the concepts behind bicycle and track design, aerodynamic clothing and gear, and much more!

Jul 30, 2014
The scoop on ice cream by Williams, Bonnie.

The scoop on ice cream

Jul 30, 2014
The six swans by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863, author.

The six swans

A king's daughter undertakes a difficult task to rescue her six brothers from the enchantment imposed on them by their wicked stepmother.

Jul 30, 2014
The Statue of Liberty by Wilson, Jon (Historian)

The Statue of Liberty

Describes the history and creation of the Statue of Liberty and how it came to be a symbol of the United States.

Jul 30, 2014
The story of the civil rights freedom rides in photographs by Aretha, David.

The story of the civil rights freedom rides in photographs

"Discusses the Freedom Rides, an important event in the Civil Rights Movement, including the riders who risked their lives, the violence the riders faced, and the successful integration of interstate buses and terminals"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
The Supreme Court by Benoit, Peter, 1955- author.

The Supreme Court

Read about the highest court in the United States and learn how it has shaped our nation today.

Jul 30, 2014
The Supreme Court by Benoit, Peter, 1955- author.

The Supreme Court

Discusses the history of the United States Supreme Court, including its responsibilities, important decisions, and notable justices.

Jul 24, 2014
The U.S. House of Representatives by Cane, Ella.

The U.S. House of Representatives

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to the U.S. House of Representatives"--

Jul 30, 2014
The U.S. presidency by Cane, Ella.

The U.S. presidency

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to the U.S. presidency"--

Jul 30, 2014
The U.S. Senate by Cane, Ella.

The U.S. Senate

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to the U.S. Senate"--

Jul 30, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court by Cane, Ella, author.

The U.S. Supreme Court

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to the U.S. Supreme Court"--

Jul 30, 2014
The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco by Norfolk, Sherry, 1952-

The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco

Jul 30, 2014
The Washington Monument by Gilmore, Frederic, author.

The Washington Monument

Discusses the origins and history of the monument to George Washington that stands in Washington, DC.

Jul 26, 2014
The whale who won hearts! - and more true stories of adventures with animals by Skerry, Brian, author.

The whale who won hearts! - and more true stories of adventures with animals

Follows an underwater wildlife photographer on four real-life adventures as he photographs leatherback sea turtles, harp seals, a whale named Wilma, and some gray reef sharks.

Jul 30, 2014
The White House by Wilson, Jon (Historian) author.

The White House

Traces the historical development of the home of the presidents of the United States, describing how the mansion has grown from six rooms in 1798 to 132 rooms today.

Jul 26, 2014
The White House is burning - August 24, 1814 by Sutcliffe, Jane.

The White House is burning - August 24, 1814

Jul 25, 2014
The woman who invented windshield wipers - Mary Anderson and her wonderful invention by Latta, Sara L.

The woman who invented windshield wipers - Mary Anderson and her wonderful invention

"Read about Mary Anderson's early life, and find out why she invented windshield wipers"--

Jul 30, 2014
The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 1, A-B, Afghanistan To Burundi. by

The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 1, A-B, Afghanistan To Burundi.

Volume 1 of a 7-volume illustrated, alphabetically arranged set that presents profiles of individual nations and other political/geographical units, including an overview of history, geography, economy, people, culture, and government for each. Includes a history of the settlement of each world region based on archaeological findings. Volume 7 includes a cumulative index and Web resources.

Jul 30, 2014
The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 2, C-F, Cambodia To French Polynesia. by

The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 2, C-F, Cambodia To French Polynesia.

Volume 2 of a 7-volume illustrated, alphabetically arranged set that presents profiles of individual nations and other political/geographical units, including an overview of history, geography, economy, people, culture, and government for each. Includes a history of the settlement of each world region based on archaeological findings. Volume 7 includes a cumulative index and Web resources.

Jul 30, 2014
The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 3, G-J, Gabon To Jordan. by

The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 3, G-J, Gabon To Jordan.

Volume 3 of a 7-volume illustrated, alphabetically arranged set that presents profiles of individual nations and other political/geographical units, including an overview of history, geography, economy, people, culture, and government for each. Includes a history of the settlement of each world region based on archaeological findings. Volume 7 includes a cumulative index and Web resources.

Jul 30, 2014
The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 4, K-N, Kazakhstan To Norway. by

The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 4, K-N, Kazakhstan To Norway.

Volume 4 of a 7-volume illustrated, alphabetically arranged set that presents profiles of individual nations and other political/geographical units, including an overview of history, geography, economy, people, culture, and government for each. Includes a history of the settlement of each world region based on archaeological findings. Volume 7 includes a cumulative index and Web resources.

Jul 30, 2014
The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 5, O-S, Oman To Syria. by

The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 5, O-S, Oman To Syria.

Volume 5 of a 7-volume illustrated, alphabetically arranged set that presents profiles of individual nations and other political/geographical units, including an overview of history, geography, economy, people, culture, and government for each. Includes a history of the settlement of each world region based on archaeological findings. Volume 7 includes a cumulative index and Web resources.

Jul 30, 2014
The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 6, T-Z, Tahiti To Zimbabwe. by

The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 6, T-Z, Tahiti To Zimbabwe.

Volume 6 of a 7-volume illustrated, alphabetically arranged set that presents profiles of individual nations and other political/geographical units, including an overview of history, geography, economy, people, culture, and government for each. Includes a history of the settlement of each world region based on archaeological findings. Volume 7 includes a cumulative index and Web resources.

Jul 30, 2014
The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 7, People On The Move- Settling The World's Regions by

The World Book encyclopedia of people and places. Volume 7, People On The Move- Settling The World's Regions

Volume 7 of a 7-volume illustrated, alphabetically arranged set that presents profiles of individual nations and other political/geographical units, including an overview of history, geography, economy, people, culture, and government for each. Includes a history of the settlement of each world region based on archaeological findings. Volume 7 includes a cumulative index and Web resources.

Jul 30, 2014
Things I like. by

Things I like.

"Introduction to common hobbies and character development using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Thomas Edison by Barnham, Kay. author.

Thomas Edison

"This book traces the life of Thomas Edison, from his early childhood and education through his sources of inspiration and challenges faced, early successes, and the many inventions for which he is best known. A timeline at the end of the book summarizes key milestones and achievements of Edison's life."--

Jul 30, 2014
Thomas Jefferson in his own words by Shea, John M., author.

Thomas Jefferson in his own words

Jul 30, 2014
Thoroughbreds by Dell, Pamela, author.

Thoroughbreds

This book gives a physical description of Thoroughbred horses and describes their history and attributes in work and play.

Jul 30, 2014
Time for kids super science book by Sandvold, Lynette Brent.

Time for kids super science book

A hands-on introduction to everyday concepts in the fields of earth, physical, and life science shares fifty easy-to-do experiments that use readily available materials and provides sidebars answering common science questions.

Jul 30, 2014
Tiny creatures - the world of microbes by Davies, Nicola, 1958- author.

Tiny creatures - the world of microbes

Looks at all the different microbes that inhabit the Earth and examines the varied jobs they do.

Jul 30, 2014
Titanium by Roza, Greg

Titanium

Jul 30, 2014
Titanium by Roza, Greg, author.

Titanium

Explains the characteristics of titanium, where it is found, how it is mined, and some of its uses, including ship hulls, durable tools, and pigments.

Jul 26, 2014
Tongue twisters by

Tongue twisters

How high would a housefly fly if a housefly would fly high? Don't worry, you don't need to answer that question. It's just one of the many tongue twisters you'll find in this book. But beware--you may need to exercise your tongue before opening the cover, because it will soon be tied in knots! --Publisher's description.

Jul 30, 2014
Tornado by Rudolph, Jessica.

Tornado

"In this book, young readers will learn about tornadoes"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Touch by Dayton, Connor, author.

Touch

Jul 30, 2014
Tough trucks. by

Tough trucks.

"Introduction to heavy-duty trucks such as cranes, fire engines, tractors, and others, using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Tow trucks by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Tow trucks

Introduces tow trucks, describing their function, parts, and how they work.

Jul 30, 2014
Tractors by Rogers, Hal, 1966-

Tractors

An indepth look at what tractors are and what they are used for.

Jul 30, 2014
Trains by Rogers, Hal, 1966-

Trains

Describes what trains are, how they are used, and different kinds.

Jul 30, 2014
Trains can float - and other fun facts by DiSiena, Laura Lyn, author.

Trains can float - and other fun facts

"A book of fun facts about all sorts of vehicles and transportation"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Treasure hunter's handbook by Walsh, Liza Gardner.

Treasure hunter's handbook

Jul 30, 2014
True lies - 18 tales for you to judge by Shannon, George.

True lies - 18 tales for you to judge

Presents a collection of eighteen brief folktales in which the reader is asked to explain how the folk character lied and told the truth at the same time.

Jul 30, 2014
Try This! - 50 Fun Experiments for the Mad Scientist in You by Young, Karen Romano/ Rakola, Matthew (PHT)

Try This! - 50 Fun Experiments for the Mad Scientist in You

Jul 30, 2014
Tsunami by Markovics, Joyce L.

Tsunami

"In this book, young readers will learn about tsunamis"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Tuesday tucks me in - the loyal bond between a soldier and his service dog by Montalván, Luis Carlos.

Tuesday tucks me in - the loyal bond between a soldier and his service dog

"Based on the New York Times bestseller, UNTIL TUESDAY, this full-color picture book filled with adorable photographs tells the story of the amazing service dog who helps former U.S. Army Captain Luis Carlos Montalva´n overcome his combat-related wounds"--

Jul 30, 2014
Turn it up! turn it down! - volume by Spilsbury, Louise.

Turn it up! turn it down! - volume

Jul 30, 2014
Twenty-Two Cents - Muhammad Yunus and the Village Bank by Yoo, Paula/ Akib, Jamel (ILT)

Twenty-Two Cents - Muhammad Yunus and the Village Bank

Jul 30, 2014
Two parrots by Kheiriyeh, Rashin, author, illustrator.

Two parrots

Retells a Persian tale about a parrot who, despite living with a wealthy merchant, eating great food, and having a golden cage, longs to be free.

Jul 30, 2014
Tyrannosaurus! by Feldman, Thea, author.

Tyrannosaurus!

Discusses the size, behaviors, physical characteristics, and habitat of the Tyrannosaurus rex.

Jul 30, 2014
U.S. Army by the numbers by Simons, Lisa M. B., 1969-

U.S. Army by the numbers

"Describes aspects of the U.S. Army using numbers, stats, and info graphics"--

Jul 30, 2014
U.S. Navy by the numbers by Leavitt, Amie Jane.

U.S. Navy by the numbers

Did you know that an aircraft carrier is as long as a 75 story building is tall? That a Navy Seal can swim 500 yards in 8 minutes? Or that a submarine offers only 15 square feet of living space for each member of its crew? Discover these and more amazing high impact stats and numbers that define the U.S. Navy."--

Jul 30, 2014
Ultimate bug-opedia - the most complete bug reference ever - more than 400 amazing color photos throughout the book! by Murawski, Darlyne, author.

Ultimate bug-opedia - the most complete bug reference ever - more than 400 amazing color photos throughout the book!

An introduction to the hidden worlds of popular insects profiles their habits, habitats, and diets while providing thematic spreads that share additional historical and geographical fun facts.

Jul 30, 2014
Underground habitats by Ringstad, Arnold, author.

Underground habitats

Discusses the ecology under the ground, including what is contained in dirt, what organisms can be found underground, and threats to underground habitats.

Jul 26, 2014
Understanding insects by Orr, Tamra, author.

Understanding insects

"Use the next generation science standards to learn how insects can transmit diseases."--

Jul 30, 2014
Unearthing fossils by Orr, Tamra, author.

Unearthing fossils

"Use the Next Generation Science Standards to identify the fossils of an ancient mammoth."--

Jul 30, 2014
Unearthing igneous rocks by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Unearthing igneous rocks

Looks at how igneous rocks form and how they are classified, and discusses the role they play in the rock cycle.

Jul 26, 2014
Unearthing metamorphic rocks by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Unearthing metamorphic rocks

Looks at how metamorphic rocks form and how they are classified, and discusses the role they play in the rock cycle.

Jul 26, 2014
Unearthing sedimentary rocks by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Unearthing sedimentary rocks

Looks at how sedimentary rocks form, identifies different types, and discusses the role they play in the rock cycle.

Jul 26, 2014
Unearthing sedimentary rocks by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Unearthing sedimentary rocks

Jul 30, 2014
Unicorns by Atwood, Megan.

Unicorns

"Unicorns introduces you to one of the worlds most popular legendary creatures. Learn where and why these legends began, how they are reflected in different cultures, and how they are understood today."--

Jul 30, 2014
Valleys by Labrecque, Ellen.

Valleys

Introduces valleys, decribing where they are found, how they are formed, their different types, the plants and animals that live in them, and how they will be effected by global warming.

Jul 30, 2014
Veterinarians by Minden, Cecilia, author.

Veterinarians

Describes the duties, job training, uniforms, work environment, and salary of veterinarians.

Jul 26, 2014
Vikings by Steele, Philip, 1948- author.

Vikings

Discusses Vikings and their history, including where they came from, the gods they worshipped, and how they lived.

Jul 30, 2014
Viva Frida by Morales, Yuyi

Viva Frida

Jul 30, 2014
Vultures eat rotting corpses! by Coleman, Miriam, author.

Vultures eat rotting corpses!

Looks at interesting facts about the vulture and included information about where they live, what they eat, and their life cycle.

Jul 26, 2014
Wallace "Famous" Amos by Schuette, Sarah L., 1976-

Wallace "Famous" Amos

"Simple text and photographs present the life of Wallace Amos, founder of Famous Amos cookies"--

Jul 30, 2014
Walt Disney - drawn from imagination by Scollon, Bill, author.

Walt Disney - drawn from imagination

A portrait of the iconic "man behind the mouse" traces his humble early years on a Missouri farm, World War I service, and early ambitions that prompted the creations of Mickey Mouse and other major characters and films.

Jul 30, 2014
Werewolves by Morey, Allan.

Werewolves

"Werewolves introduces you to one of the worlds most popular legendary creatures. Learn where and why these legends began, how they are reflected in different cultures, and how they are understood today."--

Jul 30, 2014
Whale shark by Hanson, Anders, 1980- author.

Whale shark

Introduces whale sharks, describing their physical characteristics, life cycle, and longevity.

Jul 30, 2014
What blossoms in spring? by Gleisner, Jenna Lee.

What blossoms in spring?

Jul 30, 2014
What is the Panama Canal? by Pascal, Janet B.

What is the Panama Canal?

Describes the struggles and accomplishments in building the Panama Canal and its current status.

Jul 30, 2014
What is the Statue of Liberty? by Holub, Joan.

What is the Statue of Liberty?

Describes the history of the Statue of Liberty, including its origins as a gift from France and its construction, and explores the landmark's enduring symbolism of freedom, democracy, and friendship.

Jul 30, 2014
What living things need. by

What living things need.

"Introduction to living things' basic needs using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--

Jul 30, 2014
What makes a tornado twist? - and other questions about... weather by Carson, Mary Kay.

What makes a tornado twist? - and other questions about... weather

"Is each snowflake unique? What comes first: thunder or lightning? What causes the seasons? Whatever the weather question a child has--from sunshine to storms or snow--the fascinating answers are right here!"--

Jul 30, 2014
What makes you hiccup? - questions and answers about the human body by Canavan, Thomas, 1956-

What makes you hiccup? - questions and answers about the human body

"Answers common questions young readers have about the human body"--

Jul 30, 2014
What's it like to live here? Farm by Marsico, Katie, 1980-

What's it like to live here? Farm

Young readers will be introduced to the types of housing, the landscape, and the experiences and opportunities representative of living on a farm.

Jul 30, 2014
What's So Yummy? - All About Eating Well and Feeling Good by Harris, Robie/ Westcott, Nadine Bernard (ILT)

What's So Yummy? - All About Eating Well and Feeling Good

Jul 30, 2014
When is it my turn? - a book about fairness by Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

When is it my turn? - a book about fairness

Is it fair for another kid to keep a pen you lost, since he's the one who found it? And is it fair for your mom to say you can't watch TV after school? Sometimes life can seem pretty unfair! But if you learn the principles of fairness and try to stick to them, tricky situations like these can feel a little easier. This book offers examples of several difficult problems and examines how to deal with them fairly. See how a little fairness can go a long way!

Jul 30, 2014
When lunch fights back - wickedly clever animal defenses by Johnson, Rebecca L.

When lunch fights back - wickedly clever animal defenses

Jul 30, 2014
Who was Robert E. Lee? by Bader, Bonnie, 1961-

Who was Robert E. Lee?

Presents a brief biography of the engineer, Confederate general, and college president, remembered as an excellent military leader and a great American.

Jul 30, 2014
Who was Theodore Roosevelt? by Burgan, Michael, author.

Who was Theodore Roosevelt?

He was only 42 years old when he was sworn in as President of the United States in 1901, making him the youngest president ever. But did you know that he was also the first sitting president to win the Nobel Peace Prize? The first to ride in a car? The first to fly in an airplane? Theodore Roosevelt's achievements as a naturalist, hunter, explorer, author, and soldier are as much a part of his fame as any office he held as a politician. Find out more about The Bull Moose, the Progressive, the R

Jul 27, 2014
Who was Ulysses S. Grant? by Stine, Megan.

Who was Ulysses S. Grant?

Presents information about the personal and political turmoil in the career of the Civil War leader who became the eighteenth President.

Jul 30, 2014
Who were the Wright Brothers? by Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author.

Who were the Wright Brothers?

Presents the lives and accomplishments of the Wright brothers, high school dropouts from Dayton, Ohio, who started out repairing bicycles and went on to build and fly the first successful airplane.

Jul 30, 2014
Why are black holes black? - questions and answers about space by Canavan, Thomas, 1956-, author.

Why are black holes black? - questions and answers about space

"Answers common questions young readers have about Space"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Why can't I hear that? - pitch and frequency by Spilsbury, Louise.

Why can't I hear that? - pitch and frequency

Jul 30, 2014
Why did T. rex have short arms? - and other questions about... dinosaurs by Stewart, Melissa, author.

Why did T. rex have short arms? - and other questions about... dinosaurs

Presents in question and answer format the world of dinosaurs and the various species of land, sea, and air creatures.

Jul 30, 2014
Why do ice cubes float? - questions and answers about the science of everyday materials by Canavan, Thomas, 1956-, author.

Why do ice cubes float? - questions and answers about the science of everyday materials

"Answers common questions young readers have about a variety of materials"--

Jul 30, 2014
Why Do My Teeth Fall Out? by Willebrandt, Isabella

Why Do My Teeth Fall Out?

Jul 30, 2014
Why do zebras have stripes? - questions and answers about animals by Canavan, Thomas, 1956-

Why do zebras have stripes? - questions and answers about animals

"Gives answers to common questions that kids have about animals"--

Jul 30, 2014
Why fish fart - gross but true things you'll wish you didn't know by Gould, Francesca, author.

Why fish fart - gross but true things you'll wish you didn't know

Describes a variety of gross trivia facts about food, jobs, history, animals, and the human body.

Jul 26, 2014
Why is the sea salty? - and other questions about the ocean by Richmond, Benjamin, 1986- author.

Why is the sea salty? - and other questions about the ocean

Jul 30, 2014
Wild animals. by

Wild animals.

"Introduction to wild animals that live in Africa using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Wild weather by Callery, Sean.

Wild weather

Jul 30, 2014
Winning big - World and Euro Cup soccer by Bishop, Amanda.

Winning big - World and Euro Cup soccer

Describes the rules of World and Euro Cup soccer tournaments, details pivotal moments in the game, and explains how to get involved in a soccer team.

Jul 30, 2014
Winter by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Winter

Introduces the weather, sights, and activities associated with winter.

Jul 26, 2014
Women's right to vote by Benoit, Peter, 1955-

Women's right to vote

Read about the struggle for women's voting rights in the United States and learn how it has shaped our nation today.

Jul 30, 2014
Women's right to vote by Benoit, Peter.

Women's right to vote

Presents the history of the struggle for women's suffrage in the United States, from Abigail Adams and Lucretia Mott to the ratification of the nineteenth amendment.

Jul 24, 2014
World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Animals - A-L. by

World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Animals - A-L.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Animals - M-Z. by

World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Animals - M-Z.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Earth. by

World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Earth.

"An introduction to Earth, including information about the formation of Earth, geologic processes, landforms, the materials that make up Earth, and weather. Features include drawings, diagrams, photographs, and activities"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World book discovery science encyclopedia. Human beings - A-L. by

World book discovery science encyclopedia. Human beings - A-L.

Jul 30, 2014
World book discovery science encyclopedia. Human beings - M-Z. by

World book discovery science encyclopedia. Human beings - M-Z.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Matter and energy. by

World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Matter and energy.

"An encyclopedia of topics concerning matter and energy, covering their properties and interactions in the physical world. The book includes such basic concepts as heat and work, as well as more advanced concepts of physics, such as superconductors and the Higgs boson. Features include drawings, diagrams, photographs, and activities"--

Jul 30, 2014
World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Plants. by

World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Plants.

"An exploration of plants of the world, including such information as how they grow, their varieties, and their uses. Features include drawings, diagrams, photographs, and activities"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Space. by

World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Space.

"An introduction to space, including information about the astronomical bodies that make up the universe, noted astronomers, astronomical devices, and the history of space exploration, including explorers and space probes. Features include drawings, diagrams, photographs, and activities"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Technology. by

World Book discovery science encyclopedia. Technology.

"An exploration of technology, including discoveries, inventions and their inventors, the history of technology, and how technology is used in society. Features include drawings, diagrams, photographs, and activities"--

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Earth and Earth's moon. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Earth and Earth's moon.

"An introduction to Earth and its moon for primary and intermediate grade students with information about their features and exploration. Includes charts and diagrams, a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Galaxies and the universe. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Galaxies and the universe.

"An introduction to galaxies and the universe for primary and intermediate grade students, with information about their formation and features. Includes a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Human space exploration. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Human space exploration.

"An introduction to human space exploration for primary and intermediate grade students, with information about the early history of space travel and current space exploration. Includes a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Jupiter and the asteroids. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Jupiter and the asteroids.

"An introduction to Jupiter and asteroids for primary and intermediate grade students, with information about their features and exploration. Includes a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Mars. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Mars.

"An introduction to Mars for primary and intermediate grade students with information about its features and exploration. Includes charts and diagrams, a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Mercury and Venus. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Mercury and Venus.

"An introduction to Mercury and Venus for primary and intermediate grade students with information about their features and exploration. Includes charts and diagrams, a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Neptune, comets, and dwarf planets. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Neptune, comets, and dwarf planets.

"An introduction to Neptune, comets, and dwarf planets for primary and intermediate grade students with information about their features and exploration. Includes charts and diagrams, a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. Saturn and Uranus. by

World Book Explore the solar system. Saturn and Uranus.

"An introduction to Saturn and Uranus for primary and intermediate grade students with information about their features and exploration. Includes charts and diagrams, a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solar system. The sun and other stars. by

World Book Explore the solar system. The sun and other stars.

"An introduction to the sun and other stars for primary and intermediate grade students with information about their features and exploration. Includes charts and diagrams, a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World Book Explore the solor system. Telescopes and space probes. by

World Book Explore the solor system. Telescopes and space probes.

"An introduction to the history of telescopes and space probes for primary and intermediate grade students with information about their features and use. Includes a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--

Jul 30, 2014
World of dinosaurs. by

World of dinosaurs.

"Introduction to dinosaurs using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
World of pets. by

World of pets.

"Introduction to common household pets using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--

Jul 30, 2014
Yamaha - sport racing legend by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

Yamaha - sport racing legend

Chronicles the history of the Japanese corporation; profiles different types of models, including information about their speed, performance, and appearance; and discusses motocross racing.

Jul 26, 2014
You can't build a house if you're a hippo by Ehrlich, Fred, author.

You can't build a house if you're a hippo

"This entry in the You Can't... series explores the science, geography, and physiology that determine how and where various creatures live. It begins with animals whose bodies create their home, then features those who use nests, burrows, dens, etc. Nextcome homes that humans live in. Each section is topped off with simple activities and kick-starting questions."--

Jul 30, 2014
Zebras by Riggs, Kate.

Zebras

"A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of zebras, the striped African horses. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how zebras came to have striped fur"--

Jul 30, 2014
Zoobots - wild robots inspired by real animals by Becker, Helaine, author.

Zoobots - wild robots inspired by real animals

Profiles imagined robots that are based on real animals including bats, jellyfish, snakes, and more.

Jul 30, 2014
Zoom in on bees by Stewart, Melissa.

Zoom in on bees

"Provides information for readers about a bee's home, food, and body"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 30, 2014
Zoom in on butterflies by Stewart, Melissa.

Zoom in on butterflies

"Provides information for readers about a butterfly's home, food, and body"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 25, 2014
Zoom in on grasshoppers by Stewart, Melissa.

Zoom in on grasshoppers

"Provides information for readers about a grasshopper's home, food, and body"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 25, 2014
Zoom in on ladybugs by Stewart, Melissa.

Zoom in on ladybugs

"Provides information for readers about a ladybug's home, food, and body"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 25, 2014