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

100 things to do before you grow up

This is THE to do list for any adventurous kid who is not afraid to get his or her hands dirty! They always say time flies when you're having fun, maybe that's why your prime kid years seem to sail by in a heartbeat. Are you living it to the fullest? Well, heres an awesome way to find out. In this book you'll find ideas, hints, and tips for things that you can (and should!) do before you're too old to get away with it. Ever snorkeled at a coral beach? Stayed up all night? Well, nows the time!

Sep 2, 2014
1000 inventions and discoveries by Bridgman, Roger Francis, 1940- author.

1000 inventions and discoveries

Summarizes one thousand notable inventions and discoveries of ancient and modern times, from 3,000,000 B.C. to the beginning of the twenty-first century A.D.

Sep 2, 2014
125 Brain Games for Babies by Silberg, Jackie

125 Brain Games for Babies

Aug 27, 2014
125 brain games for babies by Silberg, Jackie, 1934-

125 brain games for babies

"Revised and updated with more than 45 new games and the latest brain research, this book provides everyday opportunities to nurture brain development in the critical period from birth through twelve months"--

Sep 2, 2014
125 Brain Games for Toddlers and Twos by Silberg, Jackie

125 Brain Games for Toddlers and Twos

Aug 27, 2014
125 brain games for toddlers and twos by Silberg, Jackie, 1934-

125 brain games for toddlers and twos

"Revised and updated with more than 50 new games and the latest brain research, this book is filled with activities to promote brain development for children from 12 to 36 months"--

Sep 2, 2014
20 Fun facts about asteroids and comets by Chiger, Arielle, author.

20 Fun facts about asteroids and comets

Sep 2, 2014
20 fun facts about galaxies by Sabatino, Michael, author.

20 fun facts about galaxies

Sep 2, 2014
20 fun facts about gas giants by Chiger, Arielle, author.

20 fun facts about gas giants

Sep 2, 2014
20 fun facts about rocky planets by Niver, Heather Moore, author.

20 fun facts about rocky planets

Sep 2, 2014
20 fun facts about stars by Rajczak, Kristen, author.

20 fun facts about stars

Sep 2, 2014
20 fun facts about the moon by Nagelhout, Ryan, author.

20 fun facts about the moon

Sep 2, 2014
365 Days of Wonder - Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts by Palacio, R. J.

365 Days of Wonder - Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts

"A book of precepts, with one saying for each day, from Auggie's teacher Mr. Brown"--

Sep 2, 2014
3D modeling by Zizka, Theo, author.

3D modeling

"Learn how to create computer-generate 3D models like the ones used in video games and animated films"--

Sep 2, 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"--

Aug 28, 2014
A smart girl's guide, manners - the secret to grace, confidence and being your best by Holyoke, Nancy.

A smart girl's guide, manners - the secret to grace, confidence and being your best

In this book you'll learn--through fun quizzes, advice, and letters from girls like you--that manners aren't about being stuffy, boring, or formal. It gives you the skills you need to handle all kinds of tough and tricky times that will come your way. They give you what it takes to wow the world!

Sep 2, 2014
A to Z sign with me - sign language for the alphabet by Prochovnic, Dawn Babb.

A to Z sign with me - sign language for the alphabet

Playful stories introduce the American Sign Language signs for animals, foods, and the different activities of a carnival.

Sep 2, 2014
About parrots - a guide for children by Sill, Cathryn P., 1953- author.

About parrots - a guide for children

Explains what parrots are, how they live, and what they do.

Sep 2, 2014
Alabama by Hart, Joyce

Alabama

Sep 2, 2014
Alaska by Bjorklund, Ruth.

Alaska

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Alaska"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Alexander, the Great by Bankston, John, 1974-

Alexander, the Great

Presents the life of the Greek conqueror, describing his early education as a warrior, his conquests throughout the Persian empire, and his influence on the ancient world of his time.

Sep 2, 2014
Alone in the Arctic - can science save your life? by Bailey, Gerry, 1945-

Alone in the Arctic - can science save your life?

"When separated from his fellow scientists on the ice in the Arctic, Joe must learn how to survive in the harsh climate. Joe builds an igloo, goes ice fishing, and makes a few animal friends in this engaging title."--

Sep 2, 2014
Amazing baseball records by Storden, Thom.

Amazing baseball records

"Provides information on the most stunning records in the sport of professional baseball"--

Sep 2, 2014
Amazing basketball records by Storden, Thom.

Amazing basketball records

"Provides information on the most stunning records in the sport of professional basketball"--

Sep 2, 2014
Amazing football records by Storden, Thom.

Amazing football records

"Provides information on the most stunning records in the sport of professional football"--

Sep 2, 2014
America the beautiful by Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929.

America the beautiful

An illustrated edition of the nineteenth-century poem, later set to music, celebrating the beauty of America.

Sep 2, 2014
Animal trainer by Trueit, Trudi Strain.

Animal trainer

Aug 29, 2014
Animals everywhere. by Abbott, Simon

Animals everywhere.

Sep 2, 2014
Anteaters by Gregory, Josh, author.

Anteaters

Aug 27, 2014
Anteaters by Gregory, Josh, author.

Anteaters

Sep 2, 2014
Arc-en-ciel - le plus beau poisson des océans = The rainbow fish - the most beautiful fish in the ocean by Pfister, Marcus.

Arc-en-ciel - le plus beau poisson des océans = The rainbow fish - the most beautiful fish in the ocean

The most beautiful fish in the entire ocean discovers the real value of personal beauty and friendship.

Sep 2, 2014
Arizona by Somervill, Barbara A.

Arizona

Sep 2, 2014
Arkansas by King, David C.

Arkansas

Sep 2, 2014
Arkansas by Prentzas, G. S.

Arkansas

Sep 2, 2014
Astrology and astronomy by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951- author.

Astrology and astronomy

Is it science? shows the scientific method at work. Each volume in the series explores a branch of modern science or a major scientific mileatone, comparing and contrasting it with an older idea that has been proved wrong or fails to meet the standrads of science.

Aug 29, 2014
Augustus Caesar by Gagne, Tammy.

Augustus Caesar

Augustus Caesar was Rome's first emperor, but exactly how he came to claim that title is a long and exciting story.

Sep 2, 2014
Bacteria up close by Roza, Greg.

Bacteria up close

Explores the history of bacteria research and describes bacteria's properties, where they are found, and how they can be both helpful and harmful.

Sep 2, 2014
Balto's story by Blake, Kevin, 1978- author.

Balto's story

Sep 2, 2014
Beavers by Gish, Melissa, author.

Beavers

"A scientific look at beavers, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their gnawing teeth, behaviors, relationships with humans, and abundance of the rodents in the world today"--

Sep 2, 2014
Body basics by Coupe, Robert.

Body basics

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

Aug 28, 2014
Books in motion - connecting preschoolers with books through art, games, movement, music, playacting, and props by Dietzel-Glair, Julie, 1976- author.

Books in motion - connecting preschoolers with books through art, games, movement, music, playacting, and props

Aug 27, 2014
Books in motion - connecting preschoolers with books through art, games, movement, music, playacting, and props by Dietzel-Glair, Julie, 1976- author.

Books in motion - connecting preschoolers with books through art, games, movement, music, playacting, and props

"Books in Motion: Connecting Preschoolers with Books through Art, Games, Movement, Music, Playacting, and Props shows you exactly how to use children?s books to engage preschool-age children through movement. With this amazing new resource, your next storytime will have children standing up tall, balancing as they pretend to walk across a bridge, and flying around the room like an airplane"--The publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Boxfish by Bell, Samantha, author.

Boxfish

"Discover facts about boxfish, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these ocean creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text"--

Sep 2, 2014
Brave Chicken Little by Byrd, Robert, author, illustrator.

Brave Chicken Little

A retelling of the classic story of Chicken Little, who has an acorn fall on his head and runs in a panic to his friends Henny Penny, Ducky Lucky, and others, to tell them the sky is falling.

Sep 2, 2014
Brown bears by Gish, Melissa, author.

Brown bears

"A scientific look at brown bears, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their coat, behaviors, relationships with humans, and elusiveness of the apex predators in the world today"--

Sep 2, 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

Sep 2, 2014
Building an airplane by Hammelef, Danielle S., author.

Building an airplane

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

Sep 2, 2014
Building the Titanic - the making of a doomed ship by McCollum, Sean, author.

Building the Titanic - the making of a doomed ship

Sep 2, 2014
Bulldozers by Lennie, Charles

Bulldozers

Sep 2, 2014
California by Burgan, Michael

California

Sep 2, 2014
Cells up close by Nelson, Maria.

Cells up close

Introduces cells, describing their physical makeup, the different kinds of cells from bacteria to tissue cells, and how they function.

Sep 2, 2014
Chimpanzees by Gish, Melissa.

Chimpanzees

"A look at chimpanzees, including their habitats, physical haracteristics such as their knuckle-walking, behaviors, relationships with humans, and protected status in the world today"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Chinese New Year by Marsico, Katie, 1980-

Chinese New Year

Overview: Cultural Holidays investigates holidays all around the world! Each book brings the spirit of a holiday alive with colorful illustrations and provides clear facts about the holiday's special traditions and history. Which holiday will you celebrate next?.

Sep 2, 2014
Chipmunks by Gregory, Josh, author.

Chipmunks

Aug 27, 2014
Chipmunks by Gregory, Josh, author.

Chipmunks

Sep 2, 2014
Colorado by Altman, Linda Jacobs, 1943-

Colorado

Sep 2, 2014
Concrete Mixers by Lennie, Charles

Concrete Mixers

Aug 27, 2014
Concrete mixers by Lennie, Charles, author.

Concrete mixers

Sep 2, 2014
Cooking Up a Storytime - Mix-and-Match Menus for Easy Programming by Anderson-newham, Susan

Cooking Up a Storytime - Mix-and-Match Menus for Easy Programming

Aug 27, 2014
Cooking up a storytime - mix-and-match menus for easy programming by Anderson-Newham, Susan, author.

Cooking up a storytime - mix-and-match menus for easy programming

Anderson-Newham sees many similarities between the preparation of delicious food and the preparation of exceptional storytimes. She has compiled a storytime cookbook, from the basics of creation of appropriate opportunities for learning, to the ingredients of books, fingerplays, and activities, to a series of "menus" for storytimes.

Sep 2, 2014
Cool Creations in 101 Pieces by Kenney, Sean/ Kenney, Sean (ILT)

Cool Creations in 101 Pieces

Sep 2, 2014
Cool kids cook. Fresh & fit by Kid Chef Eliana, 2000-

Cool kids cook. Fresh & fit

"Kid-friendly foods made healthy! Whip up nutritious meals with America's favorite kid chef. Wholesome, fresh, and flavorful ingredients are the centerpiece in these tasty dishes, which include Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry, Crab-Stuffed Tomatoes, and Inside-Out Peach Crumble. Children (and adults!) can prepare these international recipes with ease."--Amazon.com.

Sep 2, 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"--

Sep 2, 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"--

Aug 29, 2014
Cranes by Lennie, Charles

Cranes

Aug 27, 2014
Cranes by Lennie, Charles, author.

Cranes

Sep 2, 2014
Cultural traditions in Greece by Peppas, Lynn.

Cultural traditions in Greece

Greek culture has influenced many other cultures around the globe for thousands of years. Many of the cultural traditions celebrated in Greece today have been passed down through the centuries by the people of this ancient civilization. This book describes how the traditions, beliefs, and rituals of people across the country are observed in the many different festivals celebrated today. Young readers will also learn how the Greek people celebrate family occasions.

Sep 2, 2014
Cybercrime by Gray, Leon, 1974- author.

Cybercrime

Looks at the techniques criminals use to commit cybercrimes, including hacking, viruses, spyware, and spamming.

Sep 2, 2014
Dear Wandering Wildebeest - and other poems from the Water Hole by Latham, Irene.

Dear Wandering Wildebeest - and other poems from the Water Hole

Sep 2, 2014
Delaware by Heinrichs, Ann.

Delaware

Sep 2, 2014
Discover Ancient Rome by Kops, Deborah.

Discover Ancient Rome

"Learn about the art and cultural contributions, family life, religions and people of ancient Rome"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Dry in the desert - can science save your life? by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Dry in the desert - can science save your life?

"Will Joe be able to survive in the hot, scorching desert? In this exciting survival story, readers journey along with Joe as he searches for water and runs into a desert tribe."--

Sep 2, 2014
Dump Trucks by Lennie, Charles

Dump Trucks

Aug 27, 2014
Dump trucks by Lennie, Charles, author.

Dump trucks

Sep 2, 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. I

Sep 2, 2014
Elizabeth Cady Stanton in her own words by Shea, Nicole, author.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton in her own words

For over 50 years, Elizabeth Cady Stanton was one of the most influential leaders of the women's rights movement of the 1800s. In this book, abundant with interesting photographs and images, readers are given a glimpse of Stanton's public and personal life through her own writings. Her friendship with Susan B. Anthony, work for the women's rights convention of 1848, and connection with the antislavery movement are especially highlighted.

Sep 2, 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"--

Sep 2, 2014
Excavators by Lennie, Charles

Excavators

Aug 27, 2014
Excavators by Lennie, Charles, author.

Excavators

Sep 2, 2014
Explore solids and liquids! by Reilly, Kathleen M.

Explore solids and liquids!

"For a kid, watching a solid turn into a liquid or a liquid into a gas is nothing short of magic. In Explore Solids and Liquids! With 25 Great Projects kids experience the wonder of different states of matter. They'll learn what matter is made of, how it can change, and how these interactions really work in our universe. With plenty of activities and projects, young readers gain a solid understanding of the matter they touch, see, feel, and experience every single day."--Page [4] cover.

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
Fall Leaves by Holland, Loretta/ Mackay, Elly (ILT)

Fall Leaves

Sep 2, 2014
Firefighters by Oxlade, Chris.

Firefighters

Discusses the way firefighters help the community and how they put out fires with details about firefighting tools, vehicles, and equipment.

Sep 2, 2014
Flamingos by Gish, Melissa, author.

Flamingos

"A scientific look at flamingos, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their coloration, behaviors, relationships with humans, and numbers of the tropical birds in the world today"--

Sep 2, 2014
Florida by Hess, Debra

Florida

Sep 2, 2014
Football's greatest defenders by Doeden, Matt.

Football's greatest defenders

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

Sep 2, 2014
Football's greatest quarterbacks by Doeden, Matt.

Football's greatest quarterbacks

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

Sep 2, 2014
Football's greatest receivers by Braun, Eric, 1971- author.

Football's greatest receivers

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

Sep 2, 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"--

Sep 2, 2014
Forest habitats by Ringstad, Arnold, author.

Forest habitats

Sep 2, 2014
Forms of government by Benoit, Peter, 1955-

Forms of government

Read about the variety of governments that lead different countries and learn how they have shaped our world today.

Sep 2, 2014
Franklin D. Roosevelet in his own words by Shea, John M., author.

Franklin D. Roosevelet in his own words

Franklin D. Roosevelt was one of the most powerful and popular U.S. presidents. He was the only one to serve 12 years and was elected four times. As the leader of the nation, he saw the country through an economic depression and World War II. Through primary sources, personal and political writings, and quotations, readers will become familiar with the man behind the famous name, from his early life to his momentous presidency.

Sep 2, 2014
From leather to basketball shoes by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From leather to basketball shoes

Sep 2, 2014
From plastic to soccer ball by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From plastic to soccer ball

Sep 2, 2014
From steel to bicycle by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From steel to bicycle

Sep 2, 2014
From wood to baseball bat by Nelson, Robin, 1971-

From wood to baseball bat

Sep 2, 2014
Gandhi by Saklani, Juhi, author.

Gandhi

A biography of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian political and spiritual leader who led his country to freedom from British rule through his policy of nonviolent resistance.

Sep 2, 2014
Geckos by Gish, Melissa, author.

Geckos

"A scientific look at geckos, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their tuberculate skin, behaviors, relationships with humans, and variety of the vocalizing lizards in the world today"--

Sep 2, 2014
Genetic modification - should humans control nature? by Gray, Leon, 1974-

Genetic modification - should humans control nature?

Discusses issues surrounding genetic modification, exploring how it is used by scientists and in the food and pharmaceutical industries.

Sep 2, 2014
Georgia by Haywood, Karen Diane.

Georgia

Sep 2, 2014
Greek mythology by Jennings, Ken, 1974-

Greek mythology

Provides facts on the classic myths of the Greeks and Romans, from how Prometheus outsmarted the gods to how Achilles's heel led to his death.

Sep 2, 2014
Guinea pigs by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Guinea pigs

Sep 2, 2014
Guinea pigs by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Guinea pigs

Aug 27, 2014
Hammerhead sharks by Franchino, Vicky.

Hammerhead sharks

Sep 2, 2014
Hammerhead sharks by Franchino, Vicky.

Hammerhead sharks

Aug 27, 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"--

Sep 2, 2014
Hawks by Gish, Melissa, author.

Hawks

"A scientific look at hawks, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their wings, behaviors, relationships with humans, and variety of the hunting raptors in the world today"--

Sep 2, 2014
Helen Keller in her own words by Kennon, Caroline, author.

Helen Keller in her own words

Sep 2, 2014
Henry Ford in his own words by Nagelhout, Ryan, author.

Henry Ford in his own words

Sep 2, 2014
High-tech DIY projects with flying objects by Murphy, Maggie, author.

High-tech DIY projects with flying objects

Provides information about the maker movement while teaching readers how to build flying objects with step-by-step instructions.

Sep 2, 2014
High-tech DIY projects with musical instruments by Murphy, Maggie.

High-tech DIY projects with musical instruments

Sep 2, 2014
Hip hip hooray! it's Family Day! - sign language for family by Prochovnic, Dawn Babb.

Hip hip hooray! it's Family Day! - sign language for family

In this rhyming story accompanied by sign language diagrams, a child enjoys spending time with various family members, including Mommy and Daddy, Auntie Karen and Grandma Rosie, and Baby Jordon and Cousin Nikki.

Sep 2, 2014
Homer by Gagne, Tammy.

Homer

A biography of the Greek poet Homer who wrote the epic poems, The Iliad and the The Odyssey.

Sep 2, 2014
Hope for winter - the true story of a remarkable dolphin friendship by Yates, David, author.

Hope for winter - the true story of a remarkable dolphin friendship

Details the experiences of a dolphin who was rescued five years after the tailless dolphin, Winter, was rehabilitated by the same group, describing the efforts made by the Clearwater Marine team to save the injured animal they named Hope.

Sep 2, 2014
How do eggs hatch? by Hobbes, Elena.

How do eggs hatch?

Explains how chicks are born inside of eggs and the process by which these eggs hatch.

Sep 2, 2014
How do seeds sprout? by Rhodes, Evan.

How do seeds sprout?

Learn the super secrets of nature.

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
How electric and hybrid cars work by Hunter, Nick, author.

How electric and hybrid cars work

Presents information about electric and hybrid cars, looking at how they work in comparison to traditional automobiles and the different types that can be bought, as well as their benefits, drawbacks, and future potential.

Sep 2, 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"--

Aug 27, 2014
How much can a bare bear bear? - what are homonyms and homophones? by Cleary, Brian P., 1959-

How much can a bare bear bear? - what are homonyms and homophones?

Explains the concept of homonyms and homophones.

Sep 2, 2014
How renewable energy works by Barker, Geoff, 1963- author.

How renewable energy works

Presents information about different types of renewable energy and how they are produced, looking at solar, wind, hydroelectric, tidal, geothermal, biomass, biogas, and fuel cells energy.

Sep 2, 2014
Human body by Walker, Richard, 1951- author.

Human body

Focusing on contemporary and historical developments in the study of human anatomy, this features clear, age appropriate text, photographs, charts, graphics, and 3-D models highlighting the inner workings of our bodies -- from the framework of our skeleton to the millions of tiny cells that make our bodies work. In this updated edition, kids can discover how muscles and joints help us move, find out how x-rays work, see the network of nerves inside the human head and more in a format that makes

Sep 2, 2014
I am Jazz! by Herthel, Jessica, author.

I am Jazz!

Sep 2, 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 r

Sep 2, 2014
Idaho by Kent, Deborah.

Idaho

Sep 2, 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).

Aug 27, 2014
Iowa by Blashfield, Jean F.

Iowa

Sep 2, 2014
Iowa by King, David C.

Iowa

Sep 2, 2014
Jackie Robinson - breaking the color line in baseball by Simmons, Matt J.

Jackie Robinson - breaking the color line in baseball

Highlights the life and career of an American baseball player who became the first African American to play major league baseball in the modern era.

Sep 2, 2014
Jellyfish by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Jellyfish

Sep 2, 2014
Jellyfish by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Jellyfish

Aug 27, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
Joltin' Joe DiMaggio by Winter, Jonah, 1962-

Joltin' Joe DiMaggio

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

Sep 2, 2014
Junk drawer physics - 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing by Mercer, Bobby, 1961- author.

Junk drawer physics - 50 awesome experiments that don't cost a thing

Sep 2, 2014
Kansas by Cannarella, Deborah.

Kansas

Sep 2, 2014
Kansas by King, David C.

Kansas

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Kansas"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Kentucky by Gaines, Ann.

Kentucky

Sep 2, 2014
Kindergarten magic - theme-based lessons for building literacy and library skills by MacMillan, Kathy, 1975-

Kindergarten magic - theme-based lessons for building literacy and library skills

Aug 27, 2014
Kindergarten magic - theme-based lessons for building literacy and library skills by MacMillan, Kathy, 1975-

Kindergarten magic - theme-based lessons for building literacy and library skills

Sep 2, 2014
Laff-o-tronic animal jokes! by Dahl, Michael.

Laff-o-tronic animal jokes!

Collects jokes all about animals, from bats to whales.

Sep 2, 2014
Laff-o-tronic monster jokes! by Dahl, Michael.

Laff-o-tronic monster jokes!

Collects jokes all about monsters, from Bigfoot to werewolves.

Sep 2, 2014
Laff-o-tronic school jokes! by Dahl, Michael.

Laff-o-tronic school jokes!

Collects jokes all about school, from school supplies to books.

Sep 2, 2014
Legend of Atlantis by Troupe, Thomas Kingsley

Legend of Atlantis

Aug 27, 2014
Leif Erikson by Bankston, John, 1974-

Leif Erikson

Sep 2, 2014
Let's start the music - programming for primary grades by Brown, Amy, 1976-

Let's start the music - programming for primary grades

"Music programs have been scaled back or eliminated altogether from the curricula of many schools. Luckily, storytimes are ideal opportunities to promote music and songs. In this collection of easy-to-use, easy-to-adapt library programs for children in grades K-3, Brown connects songs and musical activities directly to books kids love to read. Offering several thematic programs, complete with stories, songs, and flannelboard and other activities, her book includes music activities, lists of musi

Sep 2, 2014
Let's start the music - programming for primary grades by Brown, Amy, 1976-

Let's start the music - programming for primary grades

Aug 27, 2014
Lives of the explorers - discoveries, disasters (and what the neighbors thought) by Krull, Kathleen, author.

Lives of the explorers - discoveries, disasters (and what the neighbors thought)

"This fascinating new installment in the popular Lives of . . . series of collective biographies is full of juicy tidbits about history's greatest explorers"--

Sep 2, 2014
Loaders by Lennie, Charles

Loaders

Sep 2, 2014
Louisiana by Bjorklund, Ruth

Louisiana

Sep 2, 2014
M is for monster - a fantastic creatures alphabet by Lewis, J. Patrick.

M is for monster - a fantastic creatures alphabet

Sep 2, 2014
Magic tree house survival guide by Osborne, Mary Pope.

Magic tree house survival guide

"Jack and Annie show readers how to survive their many thrilling adventures"--

Sep 2, 2014
Make an interactive science museum - hands-on exhibits by Gardner, Robert, 1929-

Make an interactive science museum - hands-on exhibits

Provides instructions which enable students and teachers to build their own science museums in places where the exhibits can be seen on a regular basis.

Sep 2, 2014
Making toys for infants and toddlers - using ordinary stuff for extraordinary play by Miller, Linda G.

Making toys for infants and toddlers - using ordinary stuff for extraordinary play

Sep 2, 2014
Making Toys for Infants and Toddlers by Miller, Linda G.

Making Toys for Infants and Toddlers

Aug 27, 2014
Malcolm X in his own words by Machajewski, Sarah, author.

Malcolm X in his own words

Sep 2, 2014
Maps and Geography by Jennings, Ken/ Lowery, Mike (ILT)

Maps and Geography

Sep 2, 2014
Marco Polo by Bankston, John, 1974-

Marco Polo

Details the life and travels of the explorer who journeyed from Italy to China in the thirteenth century and documented his experiences in a revolutionary travel memoir.

Sep 2, 2014
Mary Jones and her Bible by Ropes, Mary E. (Mary Emily), 1842-

Mary Jones and her Bible

Mary Jones lived in Wales over 200 years ago. She worked hard, she loved her parents and she was a happy girl. Only one thing was missing. Mary longed to have a Bible of her own.

Aug 29, 2014
Maryland by Otfinoski, Steven

Maryland

Sep 2, 2014
Massachusetts by Bjorklund, Ruth

Massachusetts

Sep 2, 2014
Meet Arian Foster - football's ultimate rusher by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Arian Foster - football's ultimate rusher

Sep 2, 2014
Meet Blake Griffin - basketball's slam dunk king by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Blake Griffin - basketball's slam dunk king

Sep 2, 2014
Meet Buster Posey - baseball's superstar catcher by Edwards, Ethan, author.

Meet Buster Posey - baseball's superstar catcher

Sep 2, 2014
Meet Calvin Johnson - football's megatron by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Calvin Johnson - football's megatron

Sep 2, 2014
Meet Chris Paul - basketball's CP3 by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Chris Paul - basketball's CP3

Sep 2, 2014
Meet Josh Hamilton - baseball's unbelievable comeback by Edwards, Ethan.

Meet Josh Hamilton - baseball's unbelievable comeback

Sep 2, 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.

Aug 27, 2014
Minecraft combat handbook by Milton, Stephanie, author.

Minecraft combat handbook

An official reference to Minecraft combat explains what players need to defend against hostile monsters and enemy players, covering subjects ranging from fort building and armor crafting to weapons and setting mob traps.

Sep 2, 2014
Minerals up close by Glaser, Jason.

Minerals up close

Introduces minerals at a molecular level, and includes information on their properties, where they can be found, and how humans use minerals in nutrition and technology.

Sep 2, 2014
Minnesota by Brill, Marlene Targ.

Minnesota

Sep 2, 2014
Minnesota by Heinrichs, Ann.

Minnesota

Sep 2, 2014
Mississippi by Gaines, Ann

Mississippi

Sep 2, 2014
Missouri by Blashfield, Jean F.

Missouri

Sep 2, 2014
Missouri by Sanders, Doug

Missouri

Sep 2, 2014
Montana by Stein, R. Conrad.

Montana

Sep 2, 2014
Mr. Cornell's dream boxes by Winter, Jeanette.

Mr. Cornell's dream boxes

"Joseph Cornell loved to draw and paint and collect things. With these drawings and paintings and collected treasures, he made marvelous shadowboxes--wonderlands covered in glass. And who did he most like to share them with? Children, of course.

Sep 2, 2014
National Geographic Angry Birds seasons - a festive flight into the world's happiest holidays and celebrations by Briggs, Amy.

National Geographic Angry Birds seasons - a festive flight into the world's happiest holidays and celebrations

"Circle the globe with National Geographic and the Angry Birds as the lovable characters discover and partake in the world's greatest holidays, festivals, and celebrations. The birds will celebrate the Chinese New Year in Beijing before traveling to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. The Angry Birds--and readers--will learn all about cultural traditions around the world and come to understand the rituals and customs that go along with celebrating the biggest events of the year. Archival and modern Nati

Sep 2, 2014
Nature sparks - connecting children's learning to the natural world by Cross, Aerial.

Nature sparks - connecting children's learning to the natural world

Sep 2, 2014
Nature sparks - connecting children's learning to the natural world by Cross, Aerial.

Nature sparks - connecting children's learning to the natural world

Aug 27, 2014
Nebraska by Sanders, Doug

Nebraska

Sep 2, 2014
Nevada by Hicks, Terry Allan.

Nevada

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Nevada -- Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
New Hampshire by Kent, Deborah.

New Hampshire

Sep 2, 2014
New Mexico by Bjorklund, Ruth.

New Mexico

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of New Mexico"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
New Mexico by Burgan, Michael.

New Mexico

Sep 2, 2014
New York by Elish, Dan

New York

Sep 2, 2014
Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu - brickmaster by Last, Shari, author.

Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu - brickmaster

Depicts battle between Kai and Frakjaw with instructions and lego bricks for creating five different sets that are featured in the story.

Sep 2, 2014
North Carolina by Gaines, Ann.

North Carolina

Sep 2, 2014
North Dakota by Sanders, Doug

North Dakota

Sep 2, 2014
North Dakota by Stille, Darlene R.

North Dakota

Sep 2, 2014
Ohio by Stille, Darlene R.

Ohio

Sep 2, 2014
Oklahoma by Sanders, Doug, 1972-

Oklahoma

Sep 2, 2014
Old Manhattan has some farms - (e-i-e-i-grow!) by Lendroth, Susan, author.

Old Manhattan has some farms - (e-i-e-i-grow!)

Sep 2, 2014
Oregon by Kent, Deborah.

Oregon

Sep 2, 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.

Aug 28, 2014
P is for pirate - a pirate alphabet by Bunting, Eve, 1928-

P is for pirate - a pirate alphabet

An illustrated alphabetical examination of the history of piracy uses poetry and expository text to cover topics including legendary ships, fabled hideouts, notorious villains like Edward Teach, also known as Blackbeard, and much more.

Sep 2, 2014
Panama by Blashfield, Jean F.

Panama

Sep 2, 2014
Pandas by Gish, Melissa.

Pandas

"A look at pandas, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their black-and-white fur, behaviors, relationships with humans, and threatened status in the world today"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Pennsylvania by Somervill, Barbara A.

Pennsylvania

Sep 2, 2014
Photos framed - a fresh look at the world's most memorable photographs by Thomson, Ruth, 1949- 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."

Sep 2, 2014
Pitch and throw, grasp and know - what is a synonym? by Cleary, Brian P., 1959-

Pitch and throw, grasp and know - what is a synonym?

Clever rhymes and comical illustrations combine to explain the concept of synonyms. The latest addition to the best-selling Words Are Categorical? series, this fun-filled guide uses playful puns and humorous illustrations to creatively clarify the concept of synonyms. Key synonyms appear in color for easy identification to show, not tell, readers what synonyms are all about.

Sep 2, 2014
Planes, trains and cars by Abbott, Simon, 1967- illustrator.

Planes, trains and cars

A vibrant and fact-packed range illustrated by the popular children's artist Simon Abbott. In this, fun bright, easy-to-follow full-color book, young readers are introduced to the amazing world of transport, the many different types and the basics on how they work.

Sep 2, 2014
Planet Earth by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

Planet Earth

Aug 28, 2014
Playing pro baseball by Howell, Brian, 1974-

Playing pro baseball

Sep 2, 2014
Playing pro basketball by Gitlin, Marty.

Playing pro basketball

Sep 2, 2014
Playing pro football by Bowker, Paul, 1954-

Playing pro football

Sep 2, 2014
Playing pro hockey by Hawkins, Jeff (Sportswriter)

Playing pro hockey

Sep 2, 2014
Poetry aloud here 2 - sharing poetry with children by Vardell, Sylvia M.

Poetry aloud here 2 - sharing poetry with children

Aug 27, 2014
Poetry aloud here 2 - sharing poetry with children by Vardell, Sylvia M.

Poetry aloud here 2 - sharing poetry with children

Poetry is all around us. Informal verses and rhyming language are so ubiquitous that we take them for granted. From lullabies and baby song to standard poetry collections, learn to help your classes connect through sharing and discussing poetry in all its forms.

Sep 2, 2014
Puerto Rico by Bjorklund, Ruth.

Puerto Rico

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Puerto Rico"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Puerto Rico by Stille, Darlene R.

Puerto Rico

Sep 2, 2014
Quiz whiz. 4, 1,000 super fun mind-bending totally awesome trivia questions. by

Quiz whiz. 4, 1,000 super fun mind-bending totally awesome trivia questions.

Presents one thousand trivia questions and answers on various subjects, from biology and technology to mathematics, history, and popular culture, including innovative map, photographic, and game show quizzes.

Sep 2, 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

Racing Driver is a thrill-a-minute training course that shows children how the worlds fastest racing cars are driven. The book is divided into three types of spread that encourage the child to imagine speeding around the track and becoming a racing champion. Driving school looks at the engineering and science of driving. On the track puts the child behind the wheel in a variety of high-speed cars, including stock cars, Formula 1 cars and sports racers. In this section, the child can find out how

Sep 2, 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"--

Sep 2, 2014
Rainbows never end - and other fun facts by DiSiena, Laura Lyn, author.

Rainbows never end - and other fun facts

"This book is filled with tons of cool facts about weather and the environment, plus colorful, humorous illustrations!"--

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
Ready for fractions and decimals by Wingard-Nelson, Rebecca.

Ready for fractions and decimals

"Learn the basic fundamentals of adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing using fractions and decimals"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Really, really big questions about science by Cave, Holly, author.

Really, really big questions about science

Combines illustrations, brain teasers, and quirky quotations with philosophical musings to provide answers to such science questions as what is in empty space, what makes something funny, and whether the chicken or the egg came first.

Sep 2, 2014
Rhinoceroses by Gish, Melissa.

Rhinoceroses

Discusses rhinoceroses, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their horned noses, behaviors, relationships with humans, and protected status in the world today.

Sep 2, 2014
Rhode Island by Burgan, Michael.

Rhode Island

Sep 2, 2014
Ripley's believe it or not! - Special edition 2015. by

Ripley's believe it or not! - Special edition 2015.

The fascinating files of Robert Ripley prove there's nothing stranger than the truth. This bestselling annual edition is back and contains more creepy facts and crazy feats than ever before.

Sep 2, 2014
Rivers by Llewellyn, Claire, author.

Rivers

Introduces children to the extensive role rivers play in our world. Famous rivers and their different characteristics, including types of habitats that live inside of them, important inventions created to utilize such a natural power source, natural disasters, and the role rivers play in our ecosystem are all highlighted.

Sep 2, 2014
Russian fairy tales [Russian language] by Afanasyev, Alexander.

Russian fairy tales [Russian language]

Sep 2, 2014
Saudi Arabia by Yomtov, Nelson.

Saudi Arabia

Sep 2, 2014
Scotland by Yomtov, Nelson.

Scotland

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
Sea creatures by Jackson, Tom, 1972-

Sea creatures

Aug 28, 2014
Sea turtles by Gish, Melissa, author.

Sea turtles

"A scientific look at sea turtles, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their shells, behaviors, relationships with humans, and protection of the swimming reptiles in the world today"--

Sep 2, 2014
Seals by Gregory, Josh, author.

Seals

Sep 2, 2014
Seals by Gregory, Josh, author.

Seals

Aug 27, 2014
Secret Soldier by McGovern, Ann

Secret Soldier

Sep 2, 2014
Shark by MacQuitty, Miranda, author.

Shark

"Dive into the fascinating world of sharks--from the tiny dwarf dogfish to the ferocious great white"--Cover.

Sep 2, 2014
Sitting Bull In His Own Words by McDonnell, Julia, 1979- author.

Sitting Bull In His Own Words

Sep 2, 2014
Skydiver - saving the fastest bird in the world by Godkin, Celia, author.

Skydiver - saving the fastest bird in the world

Sep 2, 2014
Slon Khorton vysizhivaet i͡|aĭt͡|so by Seuss, Dr.

Slon Khorton vysizhivaet i͡|aĭt͡|so

When a lazy bird hatching an egg wants a vacation, she asks Horton, the elephant, to sit on her egg--which he does through all sorts of hazards until he is rewarded for doing what he said he would.

Sep 2, 2014
Smart Girl's Guide- Friendship Troubles by Criswell, Patti Kelley

Smart Girl's Guide- Friendship Troubles

Sep 2, 2014
Smart Girl's Guide- Manners by Holyoke, Nancy

Smart Girl's Guide- Manners

Aug 29, 2014
So many feelings - sign language for feelings and emotions by Prochovnic, Dawn Babb.

So many feelings - sign language for feelings and emotions

Playful stories in simple rhymes introduce the American Sign Language signs for feelings and emotions.

Sep 2, 2014
Soldering by Nelson, David Erik, author.

Soldering

Sep 2, 2014
South Carolina by Somervill, Barbara A.

South Carolina

Sep 2, 2014
South Dakota by Bjorklund, Ruth.

South Dakota

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of South Dakota"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
South Dakota by Burgan, Michael.

South Dakota

Sep 2, 2014
Sports jokes! by Dahl, Michael.

Sports jokes!

Presents a collection of sports themed jokes.

Sep 2, 2014
States and capitals by Green, Dan, 1975 June 20- author.

States and capitals

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

Sep 2, 2014
Stranded on an island - can science save your life? by Bailey, Gerry, 1945-

Stranded on an island - can science save your life?

"After a freak wave maroons Joe on a deserted island, he investigates the food chain of the island's ecosystem. He learns to gather food and build shelter, copying other living things and using whatever materials he can find on the island."--

Sep 2, 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."--

Sep 2, 2014
Swept away by the storm by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Swept away by the storm

"Adrift in heavy seas after a hurricane, Joe finds his boat pulled by strong currents and winds. He follows a flock of birds and discovers other sea creatures moving in the same direction toward some rocks. Can Joe's science skills help him to survive?"--

Sep 2, 2014
Tangled in the rainforest by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Tangled in the rainforest

"Alone in the rainforest, Joe is suddenly caught in a tropical storm. He uses his science skills to observe the habitat around him to build shelter, find food, and search for help."--

Sep 2, 2014
Tennessee by Petreycik, Rick.

Tennessee

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Tennessee -- Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Tennessee by Somervill, Barbara A.

Tennessee

Sep 2, 2014
Thailand by Friedman, Mel, 1946-

Thailand

Sep 2, 2014
Thank you, God by Wigger, J. Bradley, author.

Thank you, God

Offers readers of all ages and backgrounds the perfect chance to reflect on all the things that they have to be grateful for. It is a celebration of family and friends, of homes and food to share, and of the wonder of creation from the first light of day to the calm, peaceful night.

Aug 29, 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

Aug 28, 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.

Aug 28, 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

Aug 28, 2014
The Berenstain Bears' big book of science and nature by Berenstain, Stan, 1923-2005.

The Berenstain Bears' big book of science and nature

Introduces the seasons, weather, animals, plants, the earth, machines, matter, energy, and related topics.

Sep 2, 2014
The case of the vanishing little brown bats - a scientific mystery by Markle, Sandra, author.

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

"This informative title sheds light on a mystery of nature: how little brown bats, nature's insect eaters, are mysteriously dying in their caves during hibernation. Each chapter takes readers into the problems that plague this endangered member of our ecosystem, describing how teams of scientists examined how "white-nose syndrome," caused by a fungus called Pd, is infecting the brown bat population. Scientists have searched different caves and mines in the eastern United States and discovered th

Sep 2, 2014
The child's story Bible by Vos, Catherine F. (Catherine Frances)

The child's story Bible

Color pictures, maps, and a glossary clarify these simplified biblical stories from both the Old and New Testaments.

Sep 2, 2014
The child's story Bible by Vos, Catherine Frances Smith.

The child's story Bible

Color pictures, maps, and a glossary clarify these simplified biblical stories from both the Old and New Testaments.

Aug 27, 2014
The Children's Busy Book by Kuffner, Trish

The Children's Busy Book

Aug 27, 2014
The children's busy book by Kuffner, Trish.

The children's busy book

Sep 2, 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"--

Sep 2, 2014
The deep dish on pizza! by Krensky, Stephen.

The deep dish on pizza!

Young readers can chow down on a slice of mouthwatering history in this nonfiction reader all about pizza. A special section at the back includes relevant information on subjects like geography and science.

Sep 2, 2014
The End of World War I - the Treaty of Versailles and its tragic legacy by Swayze, Alan.

The End of World War I - the Treaty of Versailles and its tragic legacy

Explores the events that occured after the armistice of 1918 ended World War I, describing the outcome of the Paris Peace Conference of 1919 that would create bitter resentment in Germany and pave the way for World War II.

Sep 2, 2014
The four elements and the periodic table by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

The four elements and the periodic table

Is it science? shows the scientific method at work. Each volume in the series explores a branch of modern science or a major scientific mileatone, comparing and contrasting it with an older idea that has been proved wrong or fails to meet the standrads of science.

Aug 29, 2014
The history of money - from bartering to banking by Jenkins, Martin, 1959-

The history of money - from bartering to banking

Sep 2, 2014
The human body by Green, Dan, 1975 June 20-

The human body

Aug 28, 2014
The kid's guide to exploring nature by Smith, Marilyn, 1959- author.

The kid's guide to exploring nature

Sep 2, 2014
The legend of Atlantis by Troupe, Thomas Kingsley.

The legend of Atlantis

Describes the ancient legend about a beautiful and wealthy island city, its destruction by an angry god, and the continuing attempts by generations of explorers to find some trace of a real site.

Sep 2, 2014
The legend of Saint Nicholas by Grün, Anselm, author.

The legend of Saint Nicholas

An introduction to the saint who's the inspiration for giving.

Sep 2, 2014
The Lonely Planet Kids World Atlas by Lonely Planet Publications (COR)

The Lonely Planet Kids World Atlas

Sep 2, 2014
The moon shines down by Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.

The moon shines down

From the lost manuscripts of renowned children's author Brown, this bedtime story is based on the classic New England Sampler prayer, God Bless the Moon and God Bless Me. The poetic verse of the text shows a child praying for God's blessing on children in different parts of the world and themselves as the moon shines down on them all.

Sep 2, 2014
The Philippines by Oleksy, Walter G., 1930-

The Philippines

Sep 2, 2014
The preschooler's busy book by Kuffner, Trish.

The preschooler's busy book

Aug 27, 2014
The preschooler's busy book by Kuffner, Trish.

The preschooler's busy book

This book contains 365 activities for three-- to six-year-olds, using things found around the home. It shows parents and day-care providers how to: prevent boredom during even the longest stretches of indoor weather with ideas for indoor play, kitchen activities, adn arts and crafts projects; stimulate a child';s natural curiosity with fun reading, math, and science activities; encourage a child's physical, mental, and emotional growth with ideas for music, dance, drama, and outdoor play; celebr

Sep 2, 2014
The rock cycle by Nelson, Maria.

The rock cycle

Identifies three different types of rocks present on Earth--sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous--and the processes by which these rocks form.

Sep 2, 2014
The science of earthquakes by Anniss, Matt.

The science of earthquakes

Learn all about the science and the effects of earthquakes.

Sep 2, 2014
The scoop on ice cream by Williams, Bonnie.

The scoop on ice cream

Sep 2, 2014
The six swans by

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.

Sep 2, 2014
The Snow Queen [Russian language] by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875.

The Snow Queen [Russian language]

The strength of a little girl's love enables her to overcome many obstacles and free a boy from the Snow Queen's spell.

Sep 2, 2014
The twelve dancing princesses by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863.

The twelve dancing princesses

To win a bride and a kingdom, a soldier endeavors to discover why the dancing shoes of the king's twelve daughters are worn to pieces every morning.

Sep 2, 2014
The ultimate fairy guide by Meadows, Daisy, author.

The ultimate fairy guide

A fan's reference to the "Rainbow Magic" series profiles one hundred fifty favorite fairy characters, listing their best friends, hobbies, preferences, and unique powers.

Sep 2, 2014
The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco by Norfolk, Sherry, 1952-

The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco

Sep 2, 2014
The Washington Monument by Gilmore, Frederic, author.

The Washington Monument

Describes the history of the Washington Monument, how it was built, and what it represents.

Sep 2, 2014
The White House by Wilson, Jon (Historian)

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.

Sep 2, 2014
The White House is burning - August 24, 1814 by Sutcliffe, Jane.

The White House is burning - August 24, 1814

Sep 2, 2014
There's a story in my head - sign language for body parts by Prochovnic, Dawn Babb.

There's a story in my head - sign language for body parts

Playful images and simple rhymes introduce the American Sign Language signs for different parts of the human body.

Sep 2, 2014
Tiny bugs up close by Levy, Janey.

Tiny bugs up close

Introduces small and microscopic insects, including mosquitoes, fleas, lice, and "no-see-um"s, and describes how some are irritating or harmful to humans while others are beneficial.

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
Titanium by Roza, Greg

Titanium

Aug 28, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
Try this! - 50 fun experiments for the mad scientist in you by Young, Karen Romano, author.

Try this! - 50 fun experiments for the mad scientist in you

Provides background information and instructions for fifty science projects involving plants, insects, microbes, human behavior, animals, water, physics, machinery, and other topics, and suggests further ideas to pursue.

Sep 2, 2014
Turkey by Orr, Tamra.

Turkey

Sep 2, 2014
Two parrots by Kheiriyeh, Rashin, author, illustrator.

Two parrots

In this retelling of a tale by Rumi, a parrot tricks a wealthy merchant into setting him free.

Sep 2, 2014
Underground habitats by Ringstad, Arnold.

Underground habitats

Explores underground habitats, including underground weather, special plants and animals, and current threats to underground habitats. --Publisher's description.

Sep 2, 2014
Unearthing igneous rocks by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Unearthing igneous rocks

Sep 2, 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.

Aug 29, 2014
Unearthing sedimentary rocks by Dee, Willa, 1980-

Unearthing sedimentary rocks

Aug 28, 2014
Utah by Kent, Deborah.

Utah

Sep 2, 2014
Utah by Sanders, Doug, 1972-

Utah

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Utah"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
Vermont by Heinrichs, Ann.

Vermont

Sep 2, 2014
Veterinarians by Minden, Cecilia.

Veterinarians

This book features colorful pictures and easy-to-read text that allow young readers a glimpse at the demanding but rewarding world of animal doctors.

Sep 2, 2014
Viva Frida by Morales, Yuyi, author, illustrator.

Viva Frida

Sep 2, 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.

Aug 29, 2014
Washington by Stein, R. Conrad.

Washington

Sep 2, 2014
Washington, D.C. by Hicks, Terry Allan

Washington, D.C.

Sep 2, 2014
Washington, D.C. by Kent, Deborah.

Washington, D.C.

Sep 2, 2014
Web Design with HTML5 by Van Lent, Colleen.

Web Design with HTML5

Provides information on how to create Web pages using HyperText Markup Language, covering such topics as the three main components of Web sites, common tags, page formatting, and publishing pages on the Internet.

Sep 2, 2014
West Virginia by Heinrichs, Ann.

West Virginia

Sep 2, 2014
West Virginia by Petreycik, Rick

West Virginia

Sep 2, 2014
Whales by Gish, Melissa.

Whales

"A look at whales, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their streamlined bodies, behaviors, relationships with humans, and threatened status in the world today"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
What makes rain? by Wilson, Abby.

What makes rain?

Explains how rain is caused by the water cycle.

Sep 2, 2014
When lunch fights back - wickedly clever animal defenses by Johnson, Rebecca L.

When lunch fights back - wickedly clever animal defenses

Presents the various types of defenses mechanisms used by animals, including the bone spikes of the African hairy frog, the deadly poison of the blue-spotted N. taracua termite, and the hammer-like punch of the peacock mantis shrimp.

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 2014
Why do animals hibernate? by Ulinski, Michael.

Why do animals hibernate?

Examines the physical reasons for hibernation, what animals hibernate, and where most animals hibernate.

Sep 2, 2014
Why do my teeth fall out? by Willebrandt, Isabella, author.

Why do my teeth fall out?

How teeth work, loss of baby teeth and loss of teeth through injury are explained.

Sep 2, 2014
Why do seasons change? by Stark, Ryan, 1984-

Why do seasons change?

Explains how the orbit and tilt of the Earth cause the seasons to change.

Sep 2, 2014
Why does the sun set? by Miller, Violet, 1982-

Why does the sun set?

Explains how the rising and setting of the sun is caused by the rotation of the Earth.

Sep 2, 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

Sep 2, 2014
Wild horses by Gish, Melissa, author.

Wild horses

"A scientific look at wild horses, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their manes, behaviors, relationships with humans, and numbers of the swift equids in the world today"--

Sep 2, 2014
Wild weather by Callery, Sean.

Wild weather

Aug 28, 2014
Winter by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Winter

Learn about winter and how it affects animals and people.

Sep 2, 2014
Wisconsin by Dornfeld, Margaret.

Wisconsin

Sep 2, 2014
Wolverines by Gish, Melissa, author.

Wolverines

"A scientific look at wolverines, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their claws, behaviors, relationships with humans, and limited range of the hungry weasels in the world today"--

Sep 2, 2014
World War II (America at War) by Isserman, Maurice

World War II (America at War)

Sep 2, 2014
Wyoming by Petreycik, Rick

Wyoming

Sep 2, 2014
Wyoming by Prentzas, G. S.

Wyoming

Sep 2, 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.

Aug 29, 2014
Zebras by Riggs, Kate, author.

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"--

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 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.

Sep 2, 2014