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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.

Aug 1, 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 1, 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.

Aug 1, 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"--

Aug 1, 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.

Aug 1, 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.

Aug 1, 2014
Ali - An American Champion by Denenberg, Barry

Ali - An American Champion

Aug 1, 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.

Aug 1, 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.

Aug 1, 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"--

Aug 1, 2014
Animal Trainer by Trueit, Trudi Strain

Animal Trainer

Jul 26, 2014
Animal trainer by Trueit, Trudi Strain.

Animal trainer

Aug 1, 2014
Animalium by Broom, Jenny/ Scott, Katie (ILT)

Animalium

Aug 1, 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.

Aug 1, 2014
Animals work by Lewin, Ted.

Animals work

Aug 1, 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.

Aug 1, 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"--

Aug 1, 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"--

Aug 1, 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.

Aug 1, 2014