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8, an animal alphabet by Cooper, Elisha, author.

8, an animal alphabet

"Discover hundreds of animals, great and small. Lion and lizard, whale and wombat. Learn one wild fact about each animal. (Did you know that gorillas yawn when they are nervous?) Look carefully, because for each letter of the alphabet, one animal is pictured eight times. Why 8? Come inside and find out."--

Jul 31, 2015
ABC school's for me! by Katz, Susan B., 1971- author.

ABC school's for me!

Simple rhymes for each letter of the alphabet introduce babies to school activities.

Jul 31, 2015
ABCs on wings by Olivera, Ramon, author, illustrator.

ABCs on wings

"In this book, kids will learn their ABCs through the amazing world of aviation. From A is for ace to Z is for zeppelin, young children will be introduced to biplanes, carriers, gliders, jets, and many more vehicles of flight. Refreshing and unique, thisconcept book is filled with bold, graphic illustrations that soar off the pages!"--

Jul 31, 2015
About insects - a guide for children by Sill, Cathryn P., 1953- author.

About insects - a guide for children

Describes the anatomy, behavior, and habitat of various insects, including the beetle, moth, and cockroach.

Jul 31, 2015
Airplanes take off and land by McBriarty, Patrick T., author.

Airplanes take off and land

Experience a day in the life of Pilot Stacey and her nephew Little Harry as they take a flight aboard Crow-Flies Airline flight #6. You will learn, along with Little Harry, all about the inner workings of the airplane, and the many individual steps every pilot goes through before taking off and landing.

Jul 31, 2015
Beautiful birds by Roussen, Jean, author.

Beautiful birds

"In this stunningly illustrated introduction to the world's most beautiful birds, Jean Roussen and Emmanuelle Walker pay homage to an alphabet of birds in all their feathery fancies. From Warblers to Blue-tits and Kakapos to Owls, Roussen's playful, melodic poem is complemented beautifully by Walker's delicate illustrations."

Jul 31, 2015
Bee dance by Chrustowski, Rick, author, illustrator.

Bee dance

"A honeybee searches for nectar, then returns to the hive to tell the other bees. She does a waggle dance, moving in a special figure-eight pattern to share the location of the foodsource with her hivemates. With vivid and active images, Rick Chrustowski brings these amazing bees to life!"--

Jul 24, 2015
Big bot, small bot - a book of robot opposites by Rosenthal, Marc, 1949- author.

Big bot, small bot - a book of robot opposites

Lift the flaps and discover opposites with these friendly robots!

Jul 24, 2015
Blue animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Blue animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with blue coloring, including lizards, parrots, butterflies, and slugs.

Jul 28, 2015
Blue animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Blue animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Also included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Jul 31, 2015
Clothesline clues to sports people play by Heling, Kathryn, author.

Clothesline clues to sports people play

Clothes hanging on a clothesline give clues about what sport the owner of the clothes plays.

Jul 31, 2015
Curious George discovers germs by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.

Curious George discovers germs

"Journey into a fever-induced dream in which George goes inside the body to learn all about germs" --

Jul 24, 2015
Curious George discovers the ocean by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.

Curious George discovers the ocean

"Come along as George explores life under the sea and learns all about the coral reef and the plants and creatures living near the ocean floor" --

Jul 24, 2015
Curious George discovers the Sun by Rey, H. A. (Hans Augusto), 1898-1977.

Curious George discovers the Sun

"Come along as George explores how the sun gives off heat, light, and energy" --

Jul 24, 2015
Daylight starlight wildlife by Minor, Wendell, author.

Daylight starlight wildlife

"An introduction to diurnal (daytime) and nocturnal (nighttime) animals"--

Jul 24, 2015
Drive - a look at roadside opposites by Hatanaka, Kellen, 1987- author, illustrator.

Drive - a look at roadside opposites

"Drive will take you on a road trip into a big, wide world and into a small, narrow one, too. Any child (or adult) who has stared out the window of the family car counting license plates and state lines will recognize the highs and lows of being on the road. With stunning illustrations, including a double foldout, Drive is a show-stopping exploration of opposites. Sit back and come along for the ride!"-- From page [4] of cover.

Jul 31, 2015
Fang - the story of a fox in winter by Potter, Tessa.

Fang - the story of a fox in winter

A young fox experiences his first winter as he looks for food, interacts with other animals in the Great Wood, and finds a safe place to sleep.

Jul 31, 2015
From Seed to Pumpkin by Pfeffer, Wendy/ Hale, James Graham (ILT)

From Seed to Pumpkin

Jul 31, 2015
Green animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Green animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Also included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Jul 31, 2015
Green animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Green animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with green coloring, including tree frogs, tree sloths, caterpillars, Amazon parrots, and sea slugs.

Jul 28, 2015
How to pee - potty training for boys by Spector, Todd.

How to pee - potty training for boys

Family physician Dr. Todd Spector presents a fresh and outrageously fun way to encourage little boys to give up their diapers. They can try it freestyle (in the backyard!), or give the potty a try with the help of a few props and plenty of imagination. Peeing in the potty is a lot more fun if you do it rocket style, cowboy style, or superhero style!

Jul 31, 2015
My five senses by Aliki.

My five senses

A simple presentation of the five senses, demonstrating some ways we use them. Children love to explore. Each day brings new sights and sounds, new things to smell and taste and touch . Aliki's simple text and cheerful art in this enlarged edition introduce very young children to the wonder of the five senses and all they reveal about the world around us.

Jul 31, 2015
Orange animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Orange animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Also included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Jul 31, 2015
Orange animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Orange animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with orange coloring, including baboon tarantulas, orangutans, male Julia butterflies, and starfish.

Jul 28, 2015
Playful pigs from A to Z by Lobel, Anita, author, illustrator.

Playful pigs from A to Z

One golden morning, twenty-six pigs leave their pen, race along a country road, and find a field of letters, where they play all day until Zeke Pig falls asleep on a Z and they wearily return home by moonlight.

Jul 31, 2015
Red animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Red animals

This title will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Jul 31, 2015
Red animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Red animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with red coloring, including foxes, red pandas, red lily beetles, and frogfishes.

Jul 28, 2015
Shapes, shapes, shapes by Hoban, Tana.

Shapes, shapes, shapes

Photographs of familiar objects such as chair, barrettes, and manhole cover present a study of rounded and angular shapes.

Jul 24, 2015
The ABC animal orchestra by Saaf, Donald, author, illustrator.

The ABC animal orchestra

"Aardvarks play accordions Butterflies strum banjos Chimpanzees crash cymbals Preschoolers can learn their ABCs with the fresh, alliterative text and the charming illustrations of animal friends playing music with instruments from around the world"--

Jul 31, 2015
White animals by Borth, Teddy, author

White animals

This book will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Jul 31, 2015
White animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

White animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with white coloring, including polar bears, silkie chickens, male snowy owls, and beluga whales.

Jul 28, 2015
Yellow animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Yellow animals

Uses colorful photographs to examine animals with yellow coloring, including flower crab spiders, citrus bearded dragons, American goldfinches, and brain coral.

Jul 28, 2015
Yellow animals by Borth, Teddy, author.

Yellow animals

This book will help readers understand that colors in nature are not just for beauty, but sometimes have more important purposes. Included in this title is a color wheel showing primary and secondary colors and their relationships.

Jul 31, 2015